The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 18 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.64% 13.00% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.33% 17.57% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 3
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
137 74 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 56.38% 74.00% 80.19%
Number of salaries quoted 99 69 77
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £44,750
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 Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Wakefield region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Wakefield

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 25 (64.10%) CSS
3 25 (64.10%) HTML
4 23 (58.97%) C#
5 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
5 22 (56.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (51.28%) TDD
6 20 (51.28%) Scrum
7 19 (48.72%) WPF
7 19 (48.72%) HTML5
7 19 (48.72%) CSS3
7 19 (48.72%) Relational Database
8 18 (46.15%) SQL
9 15 (38.46%) MQSeries
9 15 (38.46%) RDBMS
9 15 (38.46%) IBM
9 15 (38.46%) WebSphere
9 15 (38.46%) WinForms
9 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (38.46%) MVVM
9 15 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (28.21%) MVC
11 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
12 9 (23.08%) WCF
13 8 (20.51%) Degree
13 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
13 8 (20.51%) N-Tier
14 7 (17.95%) T-SQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 15 (38.46%) MQSeries
1 15 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (48.72%) Relational Database
3 15 (38.46%) RDBMS
3 15 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (15.38%) MySQL
5 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.26%) Big Data
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.82%) NUnit
2 5 (12.82%) MSTest
2 5 (12.82%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (12.82%) Moq
3 4 (10.26%) SpecFlow
4 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.13%) Selenium
4 2 (5.13%) Bazaar
4 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (5.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) .NET Developer
2 15 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 10 (25.64%) SQL Developer
4 6 (15.38%) PHP Developer
5 5 (12.82%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.69%) DBA
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Web Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 26 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 25 (64.10%) CSS
3 25 (64.10%) HTML
4 19 (48.72%) WPF
4 19 (48.72%) HTML5
4 19 (48.72%) CSS3
5 15 (38.46%) WinForms
6 9 (23.08%) WCF
7 6 (15.38%) jQuery
8 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
8 5 (12.82%) Spring.NET
8 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (12.82%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (12.82%) Ninject
8 5 (12.82%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (10.26%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (10.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.51%) N-Tier
3 5 (12.82%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (7.69%) Replication
4 3 (7.69%) Clustering
5 2 (5.13%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) TDD
1 20 (51.28%) Scrum
2 15 (38.46%) MVVM
3 11 (28.21%) MVC
4 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
5 7 (17.95%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (15.38%) OO
7 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.82%) Kanban
7 5 (12.82%) Web Application Development
8 4 (10.26%) OOP
8 4 (10.26%) Data Management
9 2 (5.13%) Migration
9 2 (5.13%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Market Research
9 2 (5.13%) Email Marketing
9 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Testing
9 2 (5.13%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) C#
2 18 (46.15%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.38%) PHP
5 6 (15.38%) PHP5
6 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
7 4 (10.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) IBM
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
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