The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 10 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 19.61% 19.80% 22.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.41% 23.53% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 11
Average salary £33,000 £33,811 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.39% -15.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £25,902 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,375 £42,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34 85 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 66.67% 84.16% 83.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 74 39
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% -13.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Taunton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (51.22%) Scrum
2 18 (43.90%) .NET
2 18 (43.90%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (39.02%) C#
4 12 (29.27%) BDD
4 12 (29.27%) Line Management
4 12 (29.27%) HTML
4 12 (29.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
4 12 (29.27%) SpecFlow
5 11 (26.83%) .NET Framework
5 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
5 11 (26.83%) Degree
6 10 (24.39%) ISEB
6 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
7 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
7 9 (21.95%) MVC
7 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
7 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
8 8 (19.51%) Selenium
8 8 (19.51%) WebDriver
8 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
8 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
9 7 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
9 7 (17.07%) Test Management
9 7 (17.07%) Project Management
9 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (17.07%) SharePoint

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) SpecFlow
2 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
3 8 (19.51%) Selenium
3 8 (19.51%) WebDriver
4 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Test Analyst
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Project Manager
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Test Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Technical Test Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Development Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Development Project Manager
5 4 (9.76%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (9.76%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (7.32%) Head of Development
6 3 (7.32%) Head of Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.44%) QA Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) .NET
2 12 (29.27%) HTML
3 11 (26.83%) .NET Framework
4 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
4 6 (14.63%) CSS
4 6 (14.63%) HTML5
5 5 (12.20%) WCF
6 4 (9.76%) jQuery
6 4 (9.76%) XSLT
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (4.88%) JMX
8 2 (4.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.88%) JSP
8 2 (4.88%) Web Services
8 2 (4.88%) XML
8 2 (4.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) UNIX
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Scrum
2 12 (29.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (29.27%) BDD
2 12 (29.27%) Line Management
3 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
3 9 (21.95%) MVC
3 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
4 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.07%) Test Management
5 7 (17.07%) Project Management
6 6 (14.63%) ITIL
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.32%) Release Management
9 3 (7.32%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) C#
2 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) VB
3 6 (14.63%) VB6
4 5 (12.20%) VBScript
5 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.88%) C
7 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.88%) C++
7 2 (4.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 10 (24.39%) ISEB
3 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
4 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
4 7 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (7.32%) MCSD
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.88%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
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