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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 9 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 9 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 16.67% 24.00% 36.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 28.57% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 13
Average salary £33,500 £39,864 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.96% -0.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,922 £29,712 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
36 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 66.67% 84.00% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 29
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 £27,500 £27,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £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 29 January 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Taunton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 25 (55.56%) Scrum
2 21 (46.67%) .NET
3 19 (42.22%) C#
4 18 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (33.33%) HTML
6 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
6 13 (28.89%) Line Management
7 12 (26.67%) BDD
7 12 (26.67%) SpecFlow
7 12 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
7 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
8 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
8 11 (24.44%) Degree
9 10 (22.22%) ISEB
9 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
10 9 (20.00%) MVC
10 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
10 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (20.00%) SQL
10 9 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
11 8 (17.78%) WebDriver
11 8 (17.78%) ISTQB
11 8 (17.78%) Selenium
11 8 (17.78%) WCF
11 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) SpecFlow
1 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 8 (17.78%) WebDriver
2 8 (17.78%) Selenium
3 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 15 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Test Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Technical Test Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.89%) ScrumMaster
5 4 (8.89%) Development Manager
5 4 (8.89%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Development Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Head of Development
6 3 (6.67%) Head of Software Development
7 2 (4.44%) Designer
7 2 (4.44%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) .NET
2 15 (33.33%) HTML
3 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
4 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (17.78%) WCF
6 6 (13.33%) HTML5
6 6 (13.33%) CSS
7 4 (8.89%) jQuery
7 4 (8.89%) XSLT
8 3 (6.67%) WPF
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (4.44%) JMX
9 2 (4.44%) JSP
9 2 (4.44%) Web Services
9 2 (4.44%) XML
9 2 (4.44%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) UNIX
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Scrum
2 13 (28.89%) Line Management
3 12 (26.67%) BDD
3 12 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (20.00%) MVC
4 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
6 7 (15.56%) Project Management
6 7 (15.56%) Test Management
7 6 (13.33%) ITIL
8 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.67%) DSDM
10 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) C#
2 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (13.33%) VB
4 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 6 (13.33%) VB6
5 5 (11.11%) VBScript
5 5 (11.11%) C++
6 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.44%) Java
7 2 (4.44%) C
7 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 10 (22.22%) ISEB
3 8 (17.78%) ISTQB
4 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
4 7 (15.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.67%) MCSD
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (4.44%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
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