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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 10 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 19.23% 18.03% 40.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.39% 22.45% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 10
Average salary £32,500 £39,864 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.47% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,412 £25,763 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
41 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 78.85% 80.33% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 24
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,902 £30,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 27 February 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Taunton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 17 (53.13%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) C#
3 15 (46.88%) Scrum
4 14 (43.75%) HTML
5 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
7 9 (28.13%) SQL
8 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 8 (25.00%) CSS
8 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.00%) Selenium
8 8 (25.00%) WCF
9 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
9 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
9 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
9 7 (21.88%) Waterfall
9 7 (21.88%) BDD
9 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
9 7 (21.88%) Line Management
9 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (21.88%) ISEB
10 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
10 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
10 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
10 6 (18.75%) QA
10 6 (18.75%) WPF
10 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (15.63%) Test Management
11 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
11 5 (15.63%) Test Automation

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.13%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 8 (25.00%) Selenium
3 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
4 5 (15.63%) WebDriver
5 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
1 10 (31.25%) Test Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Automated Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) .NET
2 14 (43.75%) HTML
3 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.00%) CSS
3 8 (25.00%) WCF
4 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
5 6 (18.75%) WPF
6 4 (12.50%) XML
7 3 (9.38%) HTML5
8 2 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (6.25%) JMX
8 2 (6.25%) JSP
8 2 (6.25%) Web Services
9 1 (3.13%) XSL
9 1 (3.13%) XSLT
9 1 (3.13%) jQuery
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Scrum
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
2 7 (21.88%) Waterfall
2 7 (21.88%) BDD
2 7 (21.88%) Line Management
3 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.63%) Test Management
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) MVC
4 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.38%) DSDM
5 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Load Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Security Testing
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 5 (15.63%) VB6
5 5 (15.63%) C++
5 5 (15.63%) VB
6 4 (12.50%) VBScript
7 2 (6.25%) Java
8 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.13%) C
8 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) ISEB
2 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.25%) MCSD
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
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