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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 1 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 12 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 27.27% 38.18% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.29% 51.22% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 1
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +16.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
34 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 77.27% 74.55% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 31
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Sussex

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 23 (65.71%) HTML
1 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
1 23 (65.71%) CSS
2 19 (54.29%) Open Source
3 17 (48.57%) jQuery
4 16 (45.71%) REST
5 15 (42.86%) Node.js
5 15 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
5 15 (42.86%) HTML5
5 15 (42.86%) Drupal
5 15 (42.86%) PHP5
5 15 (42.86%) Web Development
5 15 (42.86%) Web Services
5 15 (42.86%) PHP
5 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 15 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 12 (34.29%) Java
7 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
9 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 7 (20.00%) Ruby
10 6 (17.14%) Ajax
10 6 (17.14%) StarTeam
10 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
10 6 (17.14%) JSON
10 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
10 6 (17.14%) QA
10 6 (17.14%) Dojo
10 6 (17.14%) JAX-WS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (42.86%) Node.js
1 15 (42.86%) Drupal
2 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
2 6 (17.14%) GlassFish
2 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
2 6 (17.14%) JBoss
2 6 (17.14%) Apache
2 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) Confluence
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) StarTeam
2 6 (17.14%) WATIR
2 6 (17.14%) Cucumber
2 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
2 6 (17.14%) NetBeans
2 6 (17.14%) Subversion
2 6 (17.14%) Maven
2 6 (17.14%) JUnit
2 6 (17.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 5 (14.29%) Selenium
4 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (5.71%) Moq
5 2 (5.71%) JIRA
5 2 (5.71%) ReSharper
5 2 (5.71%) NUnit
5 2 (5.71%) NCrunch
6 1 (2.86%) Robolectric
General
1 2 (5.71%) Back Office
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) Drupal Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Software Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (11.43%) QA Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Tester
8 1 (2.86%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.86%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) HTML
1 23 (65.71%) CSS
2 17 (48.57%) jQuery
3 16 (45.71%) REST
4 15 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
4 15 (42.86%) HTML5
4 15 (42.86%) Web Services
4 15 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 6 (17.14%) Ajax
5 6 (17.14%) JSON
5 6 (17.14%) Dojo
5 6 (17.14%) JAX-WS
5 6 (17.14%) JPA
5 6 (17.14%) RESTful
5 6 (17.14%) JMS
5 6 (17.14%) Spring
5 6 (17.14%) J2EE
5 6 (17.14%) XML
5 6 (17.14%) JDBC
5 6 (17.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Open Source
2 6 (17.14%) Clustering
3 4 (11.43%) Blog
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) iPhone
5 1 (2.86%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Web Development
1 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
4 6 (17.14%) ERP
4 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (17.14%) AOP
4 6 (17.14%) UML
5 5 (14.29%) Scrum
5 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
6 4 (11.43%) Benchmarking
6 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) OO
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.57%) BDD
8 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.71%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 15 (42.86%) PHP5
2 15 (42.86%) PHP
3 12 (34.29%) Java
4 7 (20.00%) Ruby
5 6 (17.14%) C++
5 6 (17.14%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) C#
7 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
1 6 (17.14%) OCPJP
1 6 (17.14%) OCMJD
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Sun
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) RedPrairie
2 2 (5.71%) Endeca
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Dell