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 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 5 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1091 815 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.11% 14.94% 12.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.58% 18.66% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 911 728 625
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
4832 4368 4328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.62% 80.09% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3950 3618 3664
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,655
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £66,000
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 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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +3 372 £41,500 -2.35% 57
Warwickshire -2 175 £45,000 +12.50% 29
Coventry +1 143 £45,000 -8.16% 16
Staffordshire +9 119 £37,500 +7.14% 21
Shropshire +16 66 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Worcestershire +9 57 £37,500 -14.28% 11
Solihull 0 50 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Wolverhampton +2 28 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Herefordshire -1 9 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Sutton Coldfield +5 7 £32,000 - 1
Walsall -5 5 £45,000 +15.38%
Halesowen - 3 £32,500 -
West Bromwich -12 2 £45,000 +9.75%
Dudley - 2 £45,000 -
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 810 (39.32%) .NET
2 774 (37.57%) C#
3 643 (31.21%) Scrum
4 577 (28.01%) SQL Server
5 546 (26.50%) HTML
6 529 (25.68%) MVC
7 526 (25.53%) ASP.NET
8 517 (25.10%) JavaScript
8 517 (25.10%) TDD
9 475 (23.06%) SQL
10 434 (21.07%) CSS
11 419 (20.34%) Microsoft
12 336 (16.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 300 (14.56%) WCF
13 300 (14.56%) jQuery
14 281 (13.64%) HTML5
15 278 (13.50%) Java
16 276 (13.40%) Git (software)
17 274 (13.30%) Software Engineering
18 260 (12.62%) Degree
19 254 (12.33%) Finance
20 236 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
21 223 (10.83%) RESTful
22 222 (10.78%) OO
23 221 (10.73%) Project Management
24 215 (10.44%) AngularJS
25 209 (10.15%) BDD
26 206 (10.00%) Web Services
27 204 (9.90%) Waterfall
28 193 (9.37%) Web Application Development

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 118 (5.73%) Node.js
2 85 (4.13%) SharePoint
3 46 (2.23%) JBoss
4 38 (1.84%) WebSphere
5 36 (1.75%) IIS
6 35 (1.70%) CMS
6 35 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 34 (1.65%) WebLogic
7 34 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 31 (1.50%) WordPress
9 29 (1.41%) Tomcat
10 25 (1.21%) Apache
11 21 (1.02%) GlassFish
12 17 (0.83%) Mule
13 13 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.58%) Documentum
15 9 (0.44%) Alfresco
16 8 (0.39%) Apache Spark
17 7 (0.34%) Confluence
18 6 (0.29%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 148 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.36%) MS Office
3 26 (1.26%) MS Project
4 25 (1.21%) InfoPath
5 12 (0.58%) Open Workbench
6 11 (0.53%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.24%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.097%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.097%) SPSS
11 2 (0.097%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.097%) Simulink
11 2 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 29 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.49%) Magento
3 7 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.24%) Cordys
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.097%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (0.097%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.097%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.097%) ZaiNet
6 2 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.049%) assyst
7 1 (0.049%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.049%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.049%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.049%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (2.43%) SaaS
3 41 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (1.99%) Office 365
4 28 (1.36%) Google Analytics
5 18 (0.87%) GitHub
6 16 (0.78%) IaaS
7 8 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.39%) PaaS
7 8 (0.39%) Heroku
8 4 (0.19%) Google Drive
9 2 (0.097%) Trello
9 2 (0.097%) Force.com
10 1 (0.049%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.23%) Internet
2 18 (0.87%) Firewall
3 13 (0.63%) WAN
4 12 (0.58%) HTTP
5 9 (0.44%) VPN
6 8 (0.39%) Broadband
6 8 (0.39%) LAN
6 8 (0.39%) VoIP
6 8 (0.39%) Wireless
7 5 (0.24%) MPLS
7 5 (0.24%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.15%) xDSL
8 3 (0.15%) OSPF
8 3 (0.15%) BGP
8 3 (0.15%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.15%) VPLS
8 3 (0.15%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.15%) DNS
8 3 (0.15%) SAN
9 2 (0.097%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 577 (28.01%) SQL Server
2 122 (5.92%) NoSQL
3 119 (5.78%) MySQL
4 62 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 61 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 44 (2.14%) MongoDB
8 42 (2.04%) Big Data
9 41 (1.99%) Relational Database
10 39 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
11 32 (1.55%) Hadoop
12 30 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
13 28 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 20 (0.97%) SQLite
15 19 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 18 (0.87%) Oracle Database
17 17 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
18 14 (0.68%) RDBMS
19 11 (0.53%) OLAP
20 9 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 276 (13.40%) Git (software)
2 160 (7.77%) Subversion
3 157 (7.62%) Visual Studio
4 99 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 72 (3.50%) Selenium
6 66 (3.20%) NUnit
7 59 (2.86%) JIRA
8 53 (2.57%) Moq
9 52 (2.52%) MSTest
10 51 (2.48%) Rhino Mocks
11 46 (2.23%) Ant
12 39 (1.89%) Jenkins
13 37 (1.80%) JUnit
14 36 (1.75%) Maven
15 27 (1.31%) HP UFT
16 21 (1.02%) Hudson
17 19 (0.92%) ReSharper
18 18 (0.87%) PHPUnit
19 16 (0.78%) TeamCity
20 15 (0.73%) Gradle
General
1 254 (12.33%) Finance
2 154 (7.48%) Retail
3 101 (4.90%) Games
4 61 (2.96%) Marketing
5 42 (2.04%) Billing
6 30 (1.46%) Telecoms
7 29 (1.41%) Banking
8 28 (1.36%) Advertising
9 22 (1.07%) Law
10 18 (0.87%) Electronics
11 16 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.68%) Military
13 13 (0.63%) Legal
13 13 (0.63%) Automotive
14 12 (0.58%) Music Industry
15 11 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.24%) Publishing
17 3 (0.15%) Local Government
17 3 (0.15%) Back Office
18 2 (0.097%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1029 (49.95%) Developer
2 359 (17.43%) .NET Developer
3 238 (11.55%) Analyst
4 182 (8.83%) C# Developer
5 178 (8.64%) Project Manager
6 169 (8.20%) Senior Developer
7 140 (6.80%) Java Developer
8 127 (6.17%) Business Analyst
9 124 (6.02%) Software Developer
10 109 (5.29%) Software Engineer
11 98 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
12 95 (4.61%) Web Developer
13 85 (4.13%) Architect
14 74 (3.59%) Test Analyst
15 66 (3.20%) Tester
16 63 (3.06%) Junior
17 56 (2.72%) Lead Developer
18 54 (2.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 53 (2.57%) Senior Manager
20 48 (2.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 810 (39.32%) .NET
2 546 (26.50%) HTML
3 526 (25.53%) ASP.NET
4 434 (21.07%) CSS
5 336 (16.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 300 (14.56%) jQuery
6 300 (14.56%) WCF
7 281 (13.64%) HTML5
8 223 (10.83%) RESTful
9 215 (10.44%) AngularJS
10 206 (10.00%) Web Services
11 187 (9.08%) XML
12 160 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web API
13 149 (7.23%) .NET Framework
14 127 (6.17%) WPF
15 126 (6.12%) KnockoutJS
16 116 (5.63%) CSS3
17 109 (5.29%) Spring
18 104 (5.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 83 (4.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 152 (7.38%) Computer Science
2 108 (5.24%) User Experience
3 97 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (4.47%) Mobile App
5 52 (2.52%) Mathematics
6 49 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
7 46 (2.23%) Social Media
8 42 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (1.26%) BBC
10 21 (1.02%) Management Information System
11 20 (0.97%) Algorithms
12 18 (0.87%) Artificial Intelligence
12 18 (0.87%) N-Tier
13 17 (0.83%) EPoS
14 16 (0.78%) Physics
15 15 (0.73%) Data Centre
16 10 (0.49%) GIS
17 9 (0.44%) Client/Server
18 7 (0.34%) iPhone
19 6 (0.29%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 174 (8.45%) Windows
2 78 (3.79%) Linux
3 55 (2.67%) Android
4 45 (2.18%) Apple iOS
5 22 (1.07%) UNIX
6 15 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (0.53%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (0.29%) Solaris
10 5 (0.24%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.24%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.19%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.19%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.097%) CentOS
13 2 (0.097%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.097%) AIX
14 1 (0.049%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.049%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 643 (31.21%) Scrum
2 529 (25.68%) MVC
3 517 (25.10%) TDD
4 274 (13.30%) Software Engineering
5 236 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
6 222 (10.78%) OO
7 221 (10.73%) Project Management
8 209 (10.15%) BDD
9 204 (9.90%) Waterfall
10 193 (9.37%) Web Application Development
11 172 (8.35%) SDLC
11 172 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 170 (8.25%) PRINCE2
13 154 (7.48%) SOA
14 149 (7.23%) Mentoring
15 139 (6.75%) Kanban
16 128 (6.21%) Unit Testing
17 122 (5.92%) Web Development
17 122 (5.92%) E-Commerce
18 111 (5.39%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 774 (37.57%) C#
2 517 (25.10%) JavaScript
3 475 (23.06%) SQL
4 278 (13.50%) Java
5 134 (6.50%) PHP
6 133 (6.46%) VB.NET
7 117 (5.68%) Ruby
8 106 (5.15%) C++
9 102 (4.95%) T-SQL
10 53 (2.57%) VB
11 50 (2.43%) Python
12 44 (2.14%) C
13 29 (1.41%) PL/SQL
14 20 (0.97%) PowerShell
15 15 (0.73%) Perl
16 14 (0.68%) Scala
17 11 (0.53%) VBScript
18 10 (0.49%) Shell Script
18 10 (0.49%) Apex Code
19 9 (0.44%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 260 (12.62%) Degree
2 114 (5.53%) Security Cleared
3 101 (4.90%) SC Cleared
4 94 (4.56%) ISEB
5 86 (4.17%) ISTQB
6 34 (1.65%) DV Cleared
7 31 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 24 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 17 (0.83%) CITP
11 14 (0.68%) PhD
12 11 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (0.49%) CCNP
13 10 (0.49%) PMI Certification
14 8 (0.39%) Sun Certification
14 8 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (0.39%) CCNA
15 7 (0.34%) PMP
16 5 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.24%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (7.28%) QA
2 31 (1.50%) SLA
3 6 (0.29%) TickIT
4 4 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.15%) WAI
6 2 (0.097%) COBIT
6 2 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.097%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.049%) HL7
7 1 (0.049%) FATCA
7 1 (0.049%) P3O
System Software
1 17 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (0.49%) Hyper-V
2 10 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.15%) Docker
3 3 (0.15%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.049%) Samba
Systems Management
1 27 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
1 27 (1.31%) Puppet
2 19 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.58%) Nagios
4 9 (0.44%) cPanel
5 6 (0.29%) OpenNMS
6 5 (0.24%) Oracle EDQ
7 3 (0.15%) Ansible
7 3 (0.15%) Rundeck
7 3 (0.15%) Unicenter
7 3 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.15%) Cacti
8 2 (0.097%) SCCM
8 2 (0.097%) logstash
9 1 (0.049%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 1 (0.049%) Control-M
9 1 (0.049%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.049%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.049%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 419 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 123 (5.97%) Oracle
3 75 (3.64%) Google
4 52 (2.52%) Apple
5 37 (1.80%) Zend
6 33 (1.60%) Facebook
7 26 (1.26%) Yahoo!
7 26 (1.26%) Sony
8 25 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
8 25 (1.21%) HP
9 24 (1.17%) VMware
10 22 (1.07%) IBM
10 22 (1.07%) Xamarin
11 18 (0.87%) Rackspace
12 17 (0.83%) Cisco
12 17 (0.83%) Metastorm
13 14 (0.68%) OpenText
13 14 (0.68%) Adobe
14 13 (0.63%) SAP
15 12 (0.58%) Twitter
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