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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 9 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 14 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 13.73% 13.75% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.47% 14.47% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 1
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
85 76 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 83.33% 95.00% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 81 69 16
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,700 £52,500 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Walsall

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 11 (47.83%) Scrum
2 9 (39.13%) Use Case
3 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
5 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) QA
6 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (8.70%) V-Model
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.35%) XPath
7 1 (4.35%) Degree
7 1 (4.35%) BPEL
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.35%) BPMN
7 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Business Analyst
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Designer
5 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) UAT Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) XSD
3 1 (4.35%) XSL
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) JMS
3 1 (4.35%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Scrum
2 9 (39.13%) Use Case
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (13.04%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
5 2 (8.70%) V-Model
5 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) BPEL
6 1 (4.35%) BPMN
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) XPath
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft