The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 9 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 20.00% 2.13% 9.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.68% 2.74% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -34.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Software Development
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38 73 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 84.44% 77.66% 61.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22 61 61
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Sussex region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Sussex

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
3 6 (60.00%) ERP
3 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) QA
3 6 (60.00%) WATIR
3 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (50.00%) Selenium
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (40.00%) Gherkin
5 4 (40.00%) GitHub
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (40.00%) Benchmarking
5 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) Blog
5 4 (40.00%) Open Source
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (30.00%) OO

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) RavenDB
4 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) WATIR
1 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 5 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (20.00%) NUnit
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) ReSharper
5 2 (20.00%) NCrunch
5 2 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (20.00%) Moq
6 1 (10.00%) Mockito
6 1 (10.00%) Hudson
6 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
6 1 (10.00%) EasyMock
6 1 (10.00%) Firebug
6 1 (10.00%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Quality Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) MSMQ
3 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (20.00%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Spring.NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) StructureMap
3 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Blog
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) ERP
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Benchmarking
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) OOD
6 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Endeca
1 2 (20.00%) RedPrairie
2 1 (10.00%) Dell