The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 24 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 1.23% 6.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 8.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 81.48% 83.33% 72.34%
Number of salaries quoted 58 25 32
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £39,160
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -18.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £29,401
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £41,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Software Development
Somerset

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Taunton

Agile Software Development
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared