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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 9.52% 8.70% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 10.91% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £32,500 £36,732 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.52% -10.40%
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
38 55 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 90.48% 79.71% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 24
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 10 (62.50%) C#
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
4 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 6 (37.50%) WPF
6 5 (31.25%) C++
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 5 (31.25%) Selenium
6 5 (31.25%) WCF
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) QA
8 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
9 2 (12.50%) Java
9 2 (12.50%) VB
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (12.50%) JSP
9 2 (12.50%) Web Services

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Tester
1 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Software Tester
1 3 (18.75%) C# Software Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Automated Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Designer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
3 1 (6.25%) QA Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Graduate
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) WPF
3 5 (31.25%) WCF
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) JMX
5 2 (12.50%) JSP
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.25%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 2 (12.50%) VB6
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) VB
7 1 (6.25%) C
7 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCSD
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
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