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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 14 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 5 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 7.04% 11.63% 26.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 12.82% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 15
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
60 78 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 84.51% 90.70% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 51 74 48
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £43,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Walsall

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) QA
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Pega
4 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (18.18%) CSLA
5 2 (18.18%) V-Model
5 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
5 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 2 (18.18%) Servlets

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
2 1 (9.09%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) DB2
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) WebSpeed
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Architect
2 2 (18.18%) CRM Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Architect
2 2 (18.18%) CRM Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) JSP
2 2 (18.18%) Servlets
2 2 (18.18%) Struts
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) JMS
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
2 2 (18.18%) WPF
2 2 (18.18%) CSLA
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) SonicMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
1 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) V-Model
4 2 (18.18%) RUP
4 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Database Security
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) HND
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (9.09%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Pega
2 2 (18.18%) BEA
2 2 (18.18%) Vitria
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft