The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 32 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 43 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.39% 9.46% 8.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.29% 12.11% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 31
Average salary £52,500 £36,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.83% -30.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
463 289 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.55% 78.11% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 327 214 211
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,375 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 Watford

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Watford

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Watford region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Watford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 41 (53.25%) Finance
2 30 (38.96%) Retail
3 26 (33.77%) E-Commerce
4 25 (32.47%) Java
5 24 (31.17%) Project Management
6 22 (28.57%) J2EE
7 19 (24.68%) Degree
8 17 (22.08%) Manufacturing
9 16 (20.78%) Waterfall
10 15 (19.48%) Change Control
10 15 (19.48%) SQL
11 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 14 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (18.18%) Banking
12 13 (16.88%) WebSphere
12 13 (16.88%) HTML
12 13 (16.88%) HP
13 12 (15.58%) IBM
13 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.58%) PRINCE2
13 12 (15.58%) Time Management
14 11 (14.29%) QA
14 11 (14.29%) Linux
14 11 (14.29%) CSS
15 10 (12.99%) Windows
15 10 (12.99%) Puppet
16 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
16 9 (11.69%) Hudson
16 9 (11.69%) Mobile App
16 9 (11.69%) Opscode Chef

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 13 (16.88%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.19%) CMS
2 4 (5.19%) Lync
3 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) Node.js
4 1 (1.30%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
3 3 (3.90%) MS Project
4 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Magento
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.79%) GitHub
3 5 (6.49%) SaaS
4 4 (5.19%) Office 365
5 3 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) MPLS
1 4 (5.19%) LAN
1 4 (5.19%) WAN
1 4 (5.19%) Firewall
2 1 (1.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) DB2
3 3 (3.90%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
1 9 (11.69%) Hudson
1 9 (11.69%) Maven
1 9 (11.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.90%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.90%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.90%) Selenium
3 3 (3.90%) FitNesse
3 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 41 (53.25%) Finance
2 30 (38.96%) Retail
3 17 (22.08%) Manufacturing
4 14 (18.18%) Banking
5 9 (11.69%) Marketing
6 7 (9.09%) Games
7 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Advertising
7 1 (1.30%) Law
7 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Project Manager
2 15 (19.48%) Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Developer
4 9 (11.69%) Business Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Test Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Test Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Test Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce Manager
7 5 (6.49%) DevOps Architect
7 5 (6.49%) Test Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Head of IT
8 4 (5.19%) Software Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Head of Infrastructure
9 3 (3.90%) QA Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Tester
10 2 (2.60%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) J2EE
2 13 (16.88%) HTML
3 11 (14.29%) CSS
4 7 (9.09%) .NET
4 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 6 (7.79%) jQuery
6 5 (6.49%) Ajax
7 4 (5.19%) XML
8 3 (3.90%) WCF
8 3 (3.90%) Java EE
8 3 (3.90%) JSP
8 3 (3.90%) DHTML
9 2 (2.60%) XHTML
9 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.60%) CSS3
9 2 (2.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (2.60%) HTML5
10 1 (1.30%) REST
10 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) PMI
5 2 (2.60%) Semantic Web
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.60%) User Experience
6 1 (1.30%) Online Games
6 1 (1.30%) FMCG
6 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.30%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Linux
2 10 (12.99%) Windows
3 9 (11.69%) UNIX
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Android
4 1 (1.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) E-Commerce
2 24 (31.17%) Project Management
3 16 (20.78%) Waterfall
4 15 (19.48%) Change Control
5 14 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (15.58%) PRINCE2
6 12 (15.58%) Time Management
7 9 (11.69%) Software Testing
7 9 (11.69%) ITIL
8 8 (10.39%) Scrum
8 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.39%) DevOps
9 7 (9.09%) Data Validation
9 7 (9.09%) Validation
9 7 (9.09%) Quality Management
10 6 (7.79%) Six Sigma
10 6 (7.79%) CMMI
10 6 (7.79%) TDD
10 6 (7.79%) Test Management
11 5 (6.49%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.47%) Java
2 15 (19.48%) SQL
3 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.79%) C#
6 5 (6.49%) Ruby
7 4 (5.19%) PHP
8 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.30%) X++
9 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) PMP
2 5 (6.49%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.19%) CCNA
3 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
4 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.60%) BS25999
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.19%) vSphere
2 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Puppet
2 9 (11.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) HP
2 12 (15.58%) IBM
2 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle
4 6 (7.79%) CollabNet
5 5 (6.49%) DataCash
5 5 (6.49%) Ogone
6 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.19%) Cisco
6 4 (5.19%) VMware
6 4 (5.19%) ProCurve
6 4 (5.19%) Rackspace
7 3 (3.90%) CyberSource
8 2 (2.60%) ATG
8 2 (2.60%) Demandware
8 2 (2.60%) hybris
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