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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 36 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 43.90% 20.56% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 49.32% 23.40% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 2
Average salary £32,500 £33,621 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
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
73 94 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 89.02% 87.85% 74.29%
Number of salaries quoted 62 88 50
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% -13.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £24,000 £25,540
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £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 30 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Taunton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 23 (52.27%) .NET
2 20 (45.45%) C#
3 19 (43.18%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (40.91%) Scrum
5 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 13 (29.55%) Line Management
7 11 (25.00%) BDD
7 11 (25.00%) SpecFlow
7 11 (25.00%) HTML
7 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (25.00%) MVC
7 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
8 10 (22.73%) SQL
8 10 (22.73%) ISEB
8 10 (22.73%) PRINCE2
9 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
9 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
9 9 (20.45%) Degree
10 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
10 8 (18.18%) Waterfall
10 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
11 7 (15.91%) Test Management
11 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (15.91%) WebDriver
11 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (15.91%) ITIL
11 7 (15.91%) Project Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
3 7 (15.91%) Selenium
3 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (15.91%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Analyst
1 14 (31.82%) Test Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Test Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Project Manager
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Technical Test Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (9.09%) Head of Development
6 4 (9.09%) Development Project Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Development Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Head of Software Development
7 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
4 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
5 6 (13.64%) CSS
6 5 (11.36%) XSLT
6 5 (11.36%) jQuery
6 5 (11.36%) HTML5
7 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.82%) WCF
7 3 (6.82%) XML
7 3 (6.82%) XSL
8 2 (4.55%) JMX
8 2 (4.55%) JSP
8 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Scrum
2 13 (29.55%) Line Management
3 11 (25.00%) BDD
3 11 (25.00%) MVC
3 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 8 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 7 (15.91%) Test Management
6 7 (15.91%) Project Management
6 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
6 7 (15.91%) ITIL
7 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Release Management
9 3 (6.82%) Performance Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Load Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) C#
2 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) VBScript
4 6 (13.64%) VB
4 6 (13.64%) VB6
5 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.82%) C
7 2 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) ISEB
2 9 (20.45%) Degree
3 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) ISTQB
3 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.82%) MCSD
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.82%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £41500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago