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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 909 591 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.10% 13.40% 11.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.12% 16.84% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 784 484 517
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
4110 3510 3576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.86% 79.57% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3551 2845 3096
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +1 293 £40,000 -5.88% 39
Warwickshire +3 222 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Coventry -3 116 £47,500 - 22
Solihull +23 82 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Staffordshire +1 52 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Worcestershire +12 31 £34,000 +11.47% 5
Shropshire +3 29 £44,000 +44.26% 4
Herefordshire -6 9 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Walsall -3 8 £37,500 +7.14%
Wolverhampton -13 2 £36,750 +6.52% 3
Dudley - 2 £36,500 -
Sutton Coldfield +2 1 £30,000 -10.44% 4
Brierley Hill - 1 £45,000 -
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 735 (39.99%) .NET
2 666 (36.24%) C#
3 659 (35.85%) Scrum
4 632 (34.39%) HTML
5 595 (32.37%) JavaScript
6 562 (30.58%) CSS
7 521 (28.35%) SQL Server
8 512 (27.86%) MVC
9 511 (27.80%) SQL
10 458 (24.92%) ASP.NET
11 397 (21.60%) TDD
12 385 (20.95%) jQuery
13 350 (19.04%) Microsoft
14 303 (16.49%) HTML5
15 275 (14.96%) Java
16 240 (13.06%) Windows
17 236 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC
18 233 (12.68%) Finance
19 231 (12.57%) .NET Framework
20 227 (12.35%) OO
21 209 (11.37%) Ajax
22 208 (11.32%) Degree
23 195 (10.61%) Waterfall
24 190 (10.34%) Project Management
25 188 (10.23%) Web Services
26 183 (9.96%) T-SQL
27 171 (9.30%) Software Engineering
28 169 (9.19%) WCF
29 168 (9.14%) XML
30 161 (8.76%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 125 (6.80%) SharePoint
2 49 (2.67%) WordPress
2 49 (2.67%) Node.js
3 48 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 47 (2.56%) CMS
5 46 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 42 (2.29%) Tomcat
6 42 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
7 41 (2.23%) IIS
8 35 (1.90%) JBoss
9 28 (1.52%) GlassFish
10 20 (1.09%) Drupal
11 18 (0.98%) Apache
12 13 (0.71%) Documentum
12 13 (0.71%) Alfresco
12 13 (0.71%) WebSphere
13 12 (0.65%) WebLogic
14 10 (0.54%) SAS
15 7 (0.38%) FileNet
15 7 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 106 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.25%) Photoshop
3 20 (1.09%) MS Project
4 17 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (0.65%) MS Office
6 11 (0.60%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.49%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.16%) SPSS
9 1 (0.054%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.054%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 74 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.54%) Magento
3 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.16%) Summit
4 3 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.054%) AquaLogic BPM
6 1 (0.054%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (2.34%) Office 365
3 27 (1.47%) GitHub
4 26 (1.41%) SaaS
5 6 (0.33%) Trello
6 4 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.054%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (2.72%) Internet
2 26 (1.41%) Firewall
3 23 (1.25%) HTTP
4 19 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.71%) Broadband
6 11 (0.60%) LDAP
6 11 (0.60%) SSL
7 6 (0.33%) SAN
7 6 (0.33%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.22%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.16%) Intranet
9 3 (0.16%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.16%) DNS
9 3 (0.16%) ATM
10 2 (0.11%) VPN
11 1 (0.054%) VoIP
11 1 (0.054%) 4G
11 1 (0.054%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 521 (28.35%) SQL Server
2 120 (6.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 88 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (2.94%) MySQL
5 51 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (2.45%) Relational Database
7 30 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (1.47%) NoSQL
10 24 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (1.14%) MongoDB
11 21 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (0.87%) RDBMS
14 13 (0.71%) Oracle Database
15 11 (0.60%) Big Data
16 10 (0.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 9 (0.49%) Base SAS
17 9 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
18 8 (0.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 160 (8.71%) Git (software)
2 123 (6.69%) Visual Studio
3 89 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 76 (4.13%) NUnit
5 73 (3.97%) JIRA
6 72 (3.92%) Selenium
7 65 (3.54%) Subversion
8 59 (3.21%) MSTest
8 59 (3.21%) Rhino Mocks
8 59 (3.21%) Moq
9 53 (2.88%) Jenkins
10 47 (2.56%) Ant
11 41 (2.23%) JUnit
12 36 (1.96%) ReSharper
13 35 (1.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 29 (1.58%) Hudson
15 26 (1.41%) Maven
16 24 (1.31%) WebDriver
17 23 (1.25%) Eclipse
18 21 (1.14%) Cucumber
General
1 233 (12.68%) Finance
2 152 (8.27%) Retail
3 84 (4.57%) Telecoms
4 54 (2.94%) Banking
5 37 (2.01%) Marketing
6 35 (1.90%) Games
7 33 (1.80%) Automotive
8 30 (1.63%) Advertising
9 26 (1.41%) Billing
10 16 (0.87%) Aerospace
11 14 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.71%) Legal
13 9 (0.49%) Law
14 5 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.27%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.27%) Local Government
14 5 (0.27%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.22%) Electronics
16 2 (0.11%) Front Office
16 2 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 980 (53.32%) Developer
2 358 (19.48%) .NET Developer
3 284 (15.45%) Analyst
4 242 (13.17%) Senior Developer
5 216 (11.75%) C# Developer
6 181 (9.85%) Business Analyst
7 164 (8.92%) Project Manager
8 155 (8.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 136 (7.40%) Web Developer
10 118 (6.42%) Java Developer
11 98 (5.33%) Software Developer
12 81 (4.41%) Architect
12 81 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
13 68 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 65 (3.54%) Junior
15 64 (3.48%) Test Analyst
16 63 (3.43%) Tester
17 57 (3.10%) Software Engineer
17 57 (3.10%) Senior Java Developer
17 57 (3.10%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 735 (39.99%) .NET
2 632 (34.39%) HTML
3 562 (30.58%) CSS
4 458 (24.92%) ASP.NET
5 385 (20.95%) jQuery
6 303 (16.49%) HTML5
7 236 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 231 (12.57%) .NET Framework
9 209 (11.37%) Ajax
10 188 (10.23%) Web Services
11 169 (9.19%) WCF
12 168 (9.14%) XML
13 161 (8.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 150 (8.16%) CSS3
15 135 (7.34%) AngularJS
16 118 (6.42%) JSON
17 109 (5.93%) J2EE
18 100 (5.44%) KnockoutJS
19 83 (4.52%) ASP.NET Web API
20 82 (4.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 89 (4.84%) User Experience
2 88 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 72 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 67 (3.65%) Computer Science
6 60 (3.26%) Inversion of Control
7 45 (2.45%) N-Tier
8 42 (2.29%) Open Source
9 31 (1.69%) Smartcard
10 29 (1.58%) Management Information System
11 27 (1.47%) Social Media
12 22 (1.20%) Blackberry
13 21 (1.14%) Mathematics
14 17 (0.92%) Biometrics
15 16 (0.87%) Visualisation
16 13 (0.71%) iPhone
17 12 (0.65%) iPad
18 11 (0.60%) GIS
19 10 (0.54%) Client/Server
19 10 (0.54%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 240 (13.06%) Windows
2 96 (5.22%) Linux
3 88 (4.79%) Apple iOS
4 80 (4.35%) Android
5 41 (2.23%) Windows 8
6 37 (2.01%) UNIX
7 21 (1.14%) Windows Vista
8 19 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (0.92%) Windows XP
11 9 (0.49%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.38%) Solaris
13 4 (0.22%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.054%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.054%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.054%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.054%) AIX
14 1 (0.054%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 659 (35.85%) Scrum
2 512 (27.86%) MVC
3 397 (21.60%) TDD
4 227 (12.35%) OO
5 195 (10.61%) Waterfall
6 190 (10.34%) Project Management
7 171 (9.30%) Software Engineering
8 161 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
9 155 (8.43%) PRINCE2
10 139 (7.56%) Kanban
11 136 (7.40%) E-Commerce
12 134 (7.29%) CRM
13 132 (7.18%) Mentoring
14 128 (6.96%) BDD
15 119 (6.47%) SOA
16 97 (5.28%) Dependency Injection
17 96 (5.22%) Unit Testing
18 93 (5.06%) Web Development
19 91 (4.95%) Business Analysis
20 90 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 666 (36.24%) C#
2 595 (32.37%) JavaScript
3 511 (27.80%) SQL
4 275 (14.96%) Java
5 183 (9.96%) T-SQL
6 136 (7.40%) PHP
7 131 (7.13%) VB.NET
8 49 (2.67%) Ruby
9 44 (2.39%) Objective-C
10 43 (2.34%) C++
11 32 (1.74%) Python
12 30 (1.63%) ActionScript
12 30 (1.63%) PL/SQL
13 28 (1.52%) VB
14 25 (1.36%) Groovy
15 22 (1.20%) ActionScript 3.0
16 21 (1.14%) XAML
17 20 (1.09%) Perl
18 19 (1.03%) C
19 12 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 208 (11.32%) Degree
2 92 (5.01%) ISEB
3 87 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 78 (4.24%) Security Cleared
5 66 (3.59%) SC Cleared
6 51 (2.77%) ISTQB
7 42 (2.29%) MCSD
8 36 (1.96%) MCP
9 35 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 27 (1.47%) MCAD
11 25 (1.36%) PMI Certification
12 24 (1.31%) MCTS
13 20 (1.09%) PMP
14 16 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (0.49%) Sun Certification
15 9 (0.49%) CISSP
15 9 (0.49%) CISM
15 9 (0.49%) OCPJP
15 9 (0.49%) OCMJD
15 9 (0.49%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (8.05%) QA
2 18 (0.98%) ISO 9001
3 17 (0.92%) TickIT
4 7 (0.38%) SLA
5 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.054%) FATCA
System Software
1 8 (0.44%) Docker
2 7 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.11%) vSphere
5 1 (0.054%) IAG
5 1 (0.054%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (1.03%) Puppet
2 18 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.82%) Nagios
4 12 (0.65%) Vagrant
4 12 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.38%) OpenNMS
6 6 (0.33%) BladeLogic
6 6 (0.33%) Unicenter
6 6 (0.33%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.33%) Ansible
7 5 (0.27%) Control-M
8 2 (0.11%) Netcool
8 2 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.054%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 350 (19.04%) Microsoft
2 105 (5.71%) Oracle
3 58 (3.16%) Zend
4 37 (2.01%) Facebook
5 36 (1.96%) Google
6 34 (1.85%) Appcelerator
7 27 (1.47%) Sencha
8 26 (1.41%) Adobe
8 26 (1.41%) IBM
9 24 (1.31%) Apple
10 22 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (0.98%) VMware
11 18 (0.98%) HP
12 17 (0.92%) SAP
12 17 (0.92%) Twitter
13 13 (0.71%) EMC
13 13 (0.71%) Open Text
14 10 (0.54%) Sun
15 9 (0.49%) webMethods
15 9 (0.49%) Sony
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum plus package and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Midlands
Sogeti
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, Birmingham
Metail
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, Birmingham
Metail
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, Birmingham
Metail
Posted: 21 hours ago