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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 26 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 10.83% 7.77% 5.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.88% 10.39% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 6
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
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
154 77 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 64.17% 74.76% 76.36%
Number of salaries quoted 118 70 73
Average salary £30,000 £37,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +26.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £45,650
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 1 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 33 (76.74%) .NET
2 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
3 26 (60.47%) CSS
3 26 (60.47%) HTML
4 25 (58.14%) C#
4 25 (58.14%) .NET Framework
5 21 (48.84%) TDD
6 20 (46.51%) Scrum
6 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
6 20 (46.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (41.86%) WPF
7 18 (41.86%) SQL
7 18 (41.86%) HTML5
7 18 (41.86%) CSS3
8 17 (39.53%) Relational Database
9 15 (34.88%) MVC
10 13 (30.23%) WinForms
10 13 (30.23%) WebSphere
10 13 (30.23%) RDBMS
10 13 (30.23%) IBM
10 13 (30.23%) MQSeries
10 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
10 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (30.23%) MVVM
10 13 (30.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (25.58%) WCF
12 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
12 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
12 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (20.93%) Dependency Injection

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (30.23%) WebSphere
1 13 (30.23%) MQSeries
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (39.53%) Relational Database
3 13 (30.23%) RDBMS
3 13 (30.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (16.28%) MySQL
5 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
5 5 (11.63%) Big Data
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (16.28%) NUnit
2 7 (16.28%) MSTest
2 7 (16.28%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (16.28%) Moq
3 4 (9.30%) SpecFlow
4 3 (6.98%) Selenium
4 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
5 2 (4.65%) PHPUnit
5 2 (4.65%) Bazaar
6 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) .NET Developer
3 14 (32.56%) C# Developer
4 8 (18.60%) SQL Developer
5 7 (16.28%) PHP Developer
6 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Tester
9 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) DBA
9 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Web Tester
9 3 (6.98%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) SQL DBA
9 3 (6.98%) Software Tester
10 2 (4.65%) SQL Server DBA
11 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Developer
11 1 (2.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (76.74%) .NET
2 26 (60.47%) CSS
2 26 (60.47%) HTML
3 25 (58.14%) .NET Framework
4 18 (41.86%) WPF
4 18 (41.86%) HTML5
4 18 (41.86%) CSS3
5 13 (30.23%) WinForms
6 11 (25.58%) WCF
7 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
7 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (18.60%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (18.60%) jQuery
9 7 (16.28%) Spring.NET
9 7 (16.28%) Castle Windsor
9 7 (16.28%) Ninject
10 4 (9.30%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (9.30%) Web Services
11 1 (2.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.60%) N-Tier
3 7 (16.28%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (6.98%) Replication
4 3 (6.98%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) TDD
2 20 (46.51%) Scrum
3 15 (34.88%) MVC
4 13 (30.23%) MVVM
5 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
5 9 (20.93%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (16.28%) Web Application Development
6 7 (16.28%) Kanban
7 6 (13.95%) OO
8 5 (11.63%) Data Management
9 4 (9.30%) OOP
10 3 (6.98%) Migration
10 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Agile Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Manual Testing
11 2 (4.65%) OO PHP
11 2 (4.65%) Market Research
11 2 (4.65%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) C#
2 18 (41.86%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) PHP5
4 7 (16.28%) PHP
4 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) ISEB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) IBM
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
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