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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 30 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 30.93% 27.12% 14.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.29% 29.63% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 11
Average salary £32,500 £33,453 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.84% +2.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
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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
85 54 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 87.63% 91.53% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 74 50 58
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £25,902 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
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 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 16 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Taunton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 20 (51.28%) .NET
2 19 (48.72%) C#
2 19 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (41.03%) Scrum
4 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.21%) Line Management
6 10 (25.64%) BDD
6 10 (25.64%) MVC
6 10 (25.64%) HTML
6 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
6 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
7 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (23.08%) SQL
7 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
7 9 (23.08%) SpecFlow
8 8 (20.51%) Waterfall
8 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
8 8 (20.51%) ISEB
8 8 (20.51%) PRINCE2
9 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
9 7 (17.95%) Project Management
9 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
9 7 (17.95%) Degree
9 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
9 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
10 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Selenium

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.82%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 9 (23.08%) SpecFlow
2 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.38%) Selenium
3 5 (12.82%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Analyst
1 12 (30.77%) Test Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Project Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Test Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Head of Development
5 5 (12.82%) Head of Software Development
6 4 (10.26%) Development Project Manager
6 4 (10.26%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (10.26%) Development Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Head of Architecture
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.13%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) HTML
3 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
4 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
5 5 (12.82%) XSLT
5 5 (12.82%) CSS
5 5 (12.82%) jQuery
5 5 (12.82%) HTML5
6 3 (7.69%) WCF
7 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.13%) XML
7 2 (5.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Scrum
2 11 (28.21%) Line Management
3 10 (25.64%) BDD
3 10 (25.64%) MVC
4 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Waterfall
5 8 (20.51%) PRINCE2
6 7 (17.95%) Project Management
7 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Test Management
7 6 (15.38%) ITIL
8 5 (12.82%) Test Scripting
8 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.69%) Release Management
10 3 (7.69%) Demand Forecasting
10 3 (7.69%) Web Application Development
11 2 (5.13%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 5 (12.82%) VBScript
4 5 (12.82%) VB
4 5 (12.82%) VB6
4 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) ISEB
2 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.13%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (5.13%) MCSD
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft