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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 5 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 7.58% 11.11% 21.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.42% 12.50% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 16
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £28,688
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +35.94%
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
48 72 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 72.73% 88.89% 72.60%
Number of salaries quoted 40 63 52
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £43,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Walsall

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 28 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 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) QA
4 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 4 (25.00%) Change Management
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) SDLC
7 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
7 3 (18.75%) Pega
7 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Billing
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (12.50%) IIS
8 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 2 (12.50%) Data Management
8 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 1 (6.25%) OpenEdge
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebSpeed
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) UAT Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) CRM Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 2 (12.50%) UAT Tester
3 2 (12.50%) CRM Manager
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.25%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) CSLA
2 2 (12.50%) WCF
2 2 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) SonicMQ
3 1 (6.25%) JMS
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) Servlets
3 1 (6.25%) Struts
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
3 4 (25.00%) CRM
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Data Management
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
5 2 (12.50%) Database Security
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (6.25%) APMP
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Pega
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase
2 1 (6.25%) BEA
2 1 (6.25%) Vitria
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle