The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 2 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.13% 3.75% 20.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 4.55% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 16
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 66 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 67.19% 82.50% 80.52%
Number of salaries quoted 36 55 60
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Walsall

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Billing
7 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Data Management
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) CSLA
7 2 (14.29%) Pega
7 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
7 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
7 2 (14.29%) WCF
7 2 (14.29%) WPF
7 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 2 (14.29%) IIS
7 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.14%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) WebSpeed
General
1 3 (21.43%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) UAT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) UAT Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) WCF
2 2 (14.29%) WPF
2 2 (14.29%) CSLA
3 1 (7.14%) SonicMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
2 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Database Security
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) HND
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (7.14%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Pega