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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 15 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 31.91% 7.41% 26.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.54% 8.00% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 11
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
37 50 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 78.72% 92.59% 65.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 32
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Sussex

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (57.14%) Java
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) HTML
2 15 (53.57%) SOAP
3 12 (42.86%) Maven
4 11 (39.29%) Subversion
4 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
4 11 (39.29%) SOA
4 11 (39.29%) XML
4 11 (39.29%) Windows
4 11 (39.29%) Linux
4 11 (39.29%) Tomcat
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
5 9 (32.14%) Project Management
6 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 8 (28.57%) CSS
6 8 (28.57%) Degree
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (25.00%) Visualisation
7 7 (25.00%) Social Media
7 7 (25.00%) iRise
7 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (25.00%) Refactoring
7 7 (25.00%) Web Development
7 7 (25.00%) XPath
7 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (25.00%) Release Management
7 7 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (25.00%) TOGAF

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
1 11 (39.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.29%) JBoss
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 4 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Maven
2 11 (39.29%) Subversion
3 5 (17.86%) JUnit
3 5 (17.86%) Selenium
4 4 (14.29%) Fiddler
4 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 4 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 4 (14.29%) StarTeam
4 4 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 4 (14.29%) NetBeans
4 4 (14.29%) LoadUI
5 1 (3.57%) Ant
5 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.57%) Hudson
5 1 (3.57%) Gradle
5 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.57%) jMock
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Senior Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Project Manager
4 7 (25.00%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
4 7 (25.00%) Oracle Project Manager
4 7 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 7 (25.00%) Technical Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) HTML
1 15 (53.57%) SOAP
2 11 (39.29%) XML
3 8 (28.57%) CSS
4 7 (25.00%) JSP
4 7 (25.00%) Web Services
4 7 (25.00%) XML Schema
5 5 (17.86%) JMS
5 5 (17.86%) .NET
5 5 (17.86%) Ajax
5 5 (17.86%) Spring
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.29%) JAX-WS
6 4 (14.29%) RESTful
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (14.29%) JPA
6 4 (14.29%) HTML5
6 4 (14.29%) JSON
6 4 (14.29%) Dojo
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Visualisation
1 7 (25.00%) Social Media
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) SOA
2 9 (32.14%) Project Management
3 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 7 (25.00%) Web Development
4 7 (25.00%) Release Management
4 7 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 7 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 4 (14.29%) Use Case
6 4 (14.29%) AOP
6 4 (14.29%) UML
6 4 (14.29%) MapReduce
6 4 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (10.71%) User Stories
7 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Java
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) XPath
3 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (25.00%) XQuery
4 5 (17.86%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) OCPJP
2 4 (14.29%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) iRise
3 4 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian