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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 985 793 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.67% 15.45% 15.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.65% 19.13% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 845 710 700
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,540 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Agile Software Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4349 4145 3918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.45% 80.77% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3608 3469 3293
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +5 319 £43,500 -3.33% 45
Warwickshire 0 219 £47,500 +18.75% 23
Coventry +2 139 £42,500 +6.25% 29
Staffordshire -7 80 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Solihull +9 54 £36,500 -8.75% 11
Worcestershire 0 50 £36,500 -2.66% 11
Shropshire -2 25 £44,000 +5.38% 1
Wolverhampton +15 14 £47,500 +11.76%
West Bromwich +15 9 £41,250 +25.00%
Walsall +8 9 £34,000 -2.85%
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £27,500 - 1
Herefordshire -13 3 £31,000 -11.42% 3
Halesowen +2 2 £25,000 -
Bilston - 2 £28,000 -
Dudley - 2 £40,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 794 (40.89%) .NET
2 705 (36.30%) C#
3 614 (31.62%) Scrum
4 542 (27.91%) JavaScript
5 540 (27.81%) SQL Server
6 538 (27.70%) HTML
7 504 (25.95%) SQL
8 499 (25.70%) MVC
9 493 (25.39%) ASP.NET
10 462 (23.79%) TDD
11 458 (23.58%) CSS
12 372 (19.16%) Microsoft
13 323 (16.63%) jQuery
14 288 (14.83%) HTML5
15 278 (14.32%) ASP.NET MVC
16 266 (13.70%) Java
17 265 (13.65%) WCF
18 239 (12.31%) Project Management
19 231 (11.89%) Degree
20 225 (11.59%) Git (software)
21 221 (11.38%) Finance
22 213 (10.97%) OO
23 208 (10.71%) Waterfall
24 204 (10.50%) Windows
25 201 (10.35%) Continuous Integration
26 197 (10.14%) .NET Framework
27 192 (9.89%) Software Engineering
28 182 (9.37%) Retail
28 182 (9.37%) Kanban
29 179 (9.22%) PRINCE2

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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
1 127 (6.54%) Node.js
2 122 (6.28%) SharePoint
3 65 (3.35%) IIS
4 59 (3.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 55 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 52 (2.68%) Tomcat
7 44 (2.27%) JBoss
8 41 (2.11%) CMS
9 37 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
9 37 (1.91%) WordPress
10 36 (1.85%) Apache
11 32 (1.65%) GlassFish
12 27 (1.39%) WebSphere
13 22 (1.13%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.72%) Documentum
15 13 (0.67%) Alfresco
16 10 (0.51%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.46%) NServiceBus
18 7 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
18 7 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 144 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.24%) InfoPath
3 22 (1.13%) MS Office
4 18 (0.93%) MS Project
5 8 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.41%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.26%) GNU Octave
8 3 (0.15%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.15%) SPSS
9 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.051%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.051%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 57 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.67%) Magento
3 5 (0.26%) Cordys
4 1 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.051%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.051%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.051%) Exstream
4 1 (0.051%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 56 (2.88%) Office 365
2 52 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (1.80%) SaaS
5 21 (1.08%) Google Analytics
6 17 (0.88%) GitHub
7 10 (0.51%) Heroku
8 6 (0.31%) IaaS
8 6 (0.31%) Trello
9 4 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (0.15%) PaaS
11 2 (0.10%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.051%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (1.96%) Internet
2 34 (1.75%) Firewall
3 16 (0.82%) HTTP
4 13 (0.67%) Broadband
5 12 (0.62%) VoIP
6 9 (0.46%) WAN
7 8 (0.41%) DNS
8 7 (0.36%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.31%) VPN
9 6 (0.31%) LAN
9 6 (0.31%) NetScaler
10 5 (0.26%) Wireshark
10 5 (0.26%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.26%) SAN
11 4 (0.21%) Wireless
12 3 (0.15%) 4G
12 3 (0.15%) MPLS
13 2 (0.10%) CTI
13 2 (0.10%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 540 (27.81%) SQL Server
2 119 (6.13%) MySQL
3 97 (4.99%) NoSQL
4 87 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 79 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 48 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 47 (2.42%) Relational Database
8 39 (2.01%) MongoDB
9 35 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
10 31 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 27 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (1.03%) RDBMS
13 15 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (0.72%) Data Mining
15 13 (0.67%) Big Data
16 11 (0.57%) RavenDB
17 9 (0.46%) Oracle Database
17 9 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
18 8 (0.41%) Redis
19 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 225 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 143 (7.36%) Visual Studio
3 122 (6.28%) Subversion
4 80 (4.12%) NUnit
5 65 (3.35%) Rhino Mocks
6 64 (3.30%) MSTest
7 63 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 62 (3.19%) Moq
9 61 (3.14%) Selenium
10 60 (3.09%) Maven
11 57 (2.94%) JUnit
12 47 (2.42%) JIRA
13 44 (2.27%) Ant
13 44 (2.27%) Jenkins
14 27 (1.39%) Hudson
15 18 (0.93%) ReSharper
16 16 (0.82%) Gradle
17 14 (0.72%) PHPUnit
18 13 (0.67%) Bugzilla
19 11 (0.57%) JMeter
General
1 221 (11.38%) Finance
2 182 (9.37%) Retail
3 54 (2.78%) Marketing
4 46 (2.37%) Billing
5 45 (2.32%) Games
6 44 (2.27%) Banking
7 35 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 35 (1.80%) Advertising
8 26 (1.34%) Law
9 16 (0.82%) Aerospace
10 14 (0.72%) Legal
11 13 (0.67%) Automotive
12 11 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.46%) Electronics
13 9 (0.46%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.15%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.15%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.15%) Back Office
15 2 (0.10%) Local Government
15 2 (0.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 972 (50.05%) Developer
2 376 (19.36%) .NET Developer
3 268 (13.80%) Analyst
4 197 (10.14%) C# Developer
5 183 (9.42%) Senior Developer
6 182 (9.37%) Project Manager
7 161 (8.29%) Business Analyst
8 133 (6.85%) Java Developer
9 132 (6.80%) C# .NET Developer
10 94 (4.84%) Web Developer
11 92 (4.74%) Software Engineer
12 86 (4.43%) Software Developer
13 81 (4.17%) Architect
14 69 (3.55%) Junior
15 66 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
16 65 (3.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 59 (3.04%) Tester
17 59 (3.04%) Test Analyst
18 56 (2.88%) Senior Manager
18 56 (2.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 794 (40.89%) .NET
2 538 (27.70%) HTML
3 493 (25.39%) ASP.NET
4 458 (23.58%) CSS
5 323 (16.63%) jQuery
6 288 (14.83%) HTML5
7 278 (14.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 265 (13.65%) WCF
9 197 (10.14%) .NET Framework
10 179 (9.22%) Web Services
11 168 (8.65%) XML
12 151 (7.78%) RESTful
13 148 (7.62%) CSS3
14 130 (6.69%) AngularJS
15 129 (6.64%) ASP.NET Web API
16 119 (6.13%) J2EE
17 98 (5.05%) Entity Framework
18 92 (4.74%) Spring
19 89 (4.58%) Ajax
20 87 (4.48%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 99 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 84 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
4 78 (4.02%) User Experience
5 73 (3.76%) Mobile App
6 61 (3.14%) Inversion of Control
7 57 (2.94%) Open Source
8 35 (1.80%) Social Media
9 30 (1.54%) Management Information System
10 29 (1.49%) Mathematics
10 29 (1.49%) N-Tier
11 24 (1.24%) BBC
12 22 (1.13%) Artificial Intelligence
13 21 (1.08%) EPoS
14 16 (0.82%) New Media
15 14 (0.72%) Physics
16 13 (0.67%) Visualisation
17 11 (0.57%) Clustering
17 11 (0.57%) GIS
17 11 (0.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 204 (10.50%) Windows
2 116 (5.97%) Linux
3 44 (2.27%) Android
4 40 (2.06%) Apple iOS
5 36 (1.85%) UNIX
6 19 (0.98%) Solaris
7 10 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.41%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.36%) Windows Vista
10 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.21%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.10%) AIX
14 2 (0.10%) CentOS
14 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.10%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.051%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.051%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 614 (31.62%) Scrum
2 499 (25.70%) MVC
3 462 (23.79%) TDD
4 239 (12.31%) Project Management
5 213 (10.97%) OO
6 208 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 201 (10.35%) Continuous Integration
8 192 (9.89%) Software Engineering
9 182 (9.37%) Kanban
10 179 (9.22%) PRINCE2
11 162 (8.34%) Web Application Development
12 155 (7.98%) BDD
13 144 (7.42%) E-Commerce
14 136 (7.00%) Mentoring
15 125 (6.44%) Unit Testing
16 121 (6.23%) SOA
17 119 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
18 108 (5.56%) CRM
19 102 (5.25%) User Acceptance Testing
20 95 (4.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 705 (36.30%) C#
2 542 (27.91%) JavaScript
3 504 (25.95%) SQL
4 266 (13.70%) Java
5 147 (7.57%) VB.NET
6 143 (7.36%) T-SQL
7 137 (7.05%) PHP
8 123 (6.33%) Ruby
9 73 (3.76%) Python
10 66 (3.40%) C++
11 60 (3.09%) VB
12 40 (2.06%) C
13 39 (2.01%) PL/SQL
13 39 (2.01%) Perl
14 24 (1.24%) Shell Script
15 22 (1.13%) PowerShell
16 15 (0.77%) Groovy
17 13 (0.67%) VBA
18 10 (0.51%) XPath
19 8 (0.41%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 231 (11.89%) Degree
2 100 (5.15%) Security Cleared
2 100 (5.15%) ISEB
3 89 (4.58%) SC Cleared
4 54 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 50 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 26 (1.34%) DV Cleared
8 23 (1.18%) MCSD
9 19 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 18 (0.93%) MCP
11 17 (0.88%) MCTS
12 16 (0.82%) MCAD
13 13 (0.67%) PhD
14 11 (0.57%) PMP
14 11 (0.57%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (0.26%) HND
15 5 (0.26%) MCSE
15 5 (0.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (6.64%) QA
2 36 (1.85%) SLA
3 11 (0.57%) TickIT
4 9 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.15%) WAI
7 2 (0.10%) COBIT
8 1 (0.051%) FATCA
8 1 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.72%) Docker
3 10 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.15%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.051%) Samba
Systems Management
1 31 (1.60%) Puppet
2 29 (1.49%) Nagios
3 20 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.77%) BladeLogic
4 15 (0.77%) Ansible
4 15 (0.77%) Tivoli
4 15 (0.77%) Unicenter
5 13 (0.67%) OpenNMS
5 13 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (0.62%) Control-M
7 1 (0.051%) cPanel
7 1 (0.051%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.051%) Cacti
7 1 (0.051%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.051%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.051%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 372 (19.16%) Microsoft
2 108 (5.56%) Oracle
3 65 (3.35%) Google
4 48 (2.47%) Facebook
5 46 (2.37%) Zend
6 34 (1.75%) Apple
7 32 (1.65%) IBM
8 24 (1.24%) Sony
8 24 (1.24%) Yahoo!
9 18 (0.93%) HP
9 18 (0.93%) OpenText
10 16 (0.82%) Cisco
10 16 (0.82%) SAP
11 15 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (0.72%) Twitter
13 13 (0.67%) VMware
13 13 (0.67%) Telerik
13 13 (0.67%) EMC
14 12 (0.62%) Business Objects
15 11 (0.57%) New Relic
West Midlands
Vertical IT Limited
Salary: DOE + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + training!
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 48,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
JM
Salary: £22000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Vertical IT Limited
Salary: Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago