The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 33 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.04% 7.27% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 9.41% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £37,500 £29,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -29.51%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
104 85 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 54.17% 77.27% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83 81 81
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
West Yorkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Test Management
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Developer
2 2 (33.33%) QA Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Management
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago