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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 901 637 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.83% 13.13% 12.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.27% 16.77% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 808 537 543
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
4444 3799 3559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.99% 78.30% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3881 3138 3102
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +3 319 £40,000 - 17
Warwickshire +7 230 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Coventry -3 107 £47,500 - 10
Solihull +10 71 £36,000 -4.00% 11
Staffordshire +2 66 £40,000 - 6
Worcestershire -1 22 £31,250 -10.71% 1
Shropshire +4 21 £40,750 +33.60% 1
Walsall +1 14 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Herefordshire -7 5 £35,000 -3.56% 1
Wolverhampton -9 5 £37,500 +8.69% 2
Sutton Coldfield +3 4 £27,750 -17.16%
Dudley - 2 £37,000 -
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 24 December 2014, 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.

1 727 (41.03%) .NET
2 674 (38.04%) C#
3 646 (36.46%) Scrum
4 629 (35.50%) HTML
5 569 (32.11%) JavaScript
6 560 (31.60%) CSS
7 522 (29.46%) SQL Server
8 516 (29.12%) SQL
9 510 (28.78%) MVC
10 459 (25.90%) ASP.NET
11 381 (21.50%) TDD
11 381 (21.50%) jQuery
12 373 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 297 (16.76%) HTML5
14 283 (15.97%) Java
15 231 (13.04%) Windows
16 229 (12.92%) .NET Framework
16 229 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 224 (12.64%) OO
17 224 (12.64%) Ajax
18 223 (12.58%) Degree
19 219 (12.36%) Finance
20 197 (11.12%) Web Services
21 185 (10.44%) XML
22 181 (10.21%) T-SQL
22 181 (10.21%) Project Management
23 176 (9.93%) Waterfall
24 169 (9.54%) Software Engineering
25 167 (9.42%) WCF
26 162 (9.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 120 (6.77%) SharePoint
2 45 (2.54%) CMS
2 45 (2.54%) Node.js
3 44 (2.48%) WordPress
4 42 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 38 (2.14%) Tomcat
5 38 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
6 36 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 30 (1.69%) IIS
7 30 (1.69%) JBoss
8 23 (1.30%) GlassFish
9 20 (1.13%) Drupal
10 16 (0.90%) Apache
11 13 (0.73%) Documentum
11 13 (0.73%) WebSphere
11 13 (0.73%) Alfresco
12 11 (0.62%) SAS
13 10 (0.56%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.45%) FileNet
15 7 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 114 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.58%) Photoshop
3 26 (1.47%) MS Project
4 20 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.85%) MS Office
6 9 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.51%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 67 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.79%) Magento
3 4 (0.23%) Summit
3 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.056%) AquaLogic BPM
5 1 (0.056%) e-Work
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (1.92%) Office 365
3 25 (1.41%) SaaS
4 21 (1.19%) GitHub
5 5 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.17%) Trello
7 1 (0.056%) PaaS
7 1 (0.056%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 50 (2.82%) Internet
2 28 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 26 (1.47%) HTTP
4 19 (1.07%) Firewall
5 18 (1.02%) LDAP
6 16 (0.90%) SSL
7 8 (0.45%) Broadband
8 6 (0.34%) Intranet
9 5 (0.28%) SAN
10 4 (0.23%) Network Security
10 4 (0.23%) ATM
11 3 (0.17%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.11%) VPN
12 2 (0.11%) DNS
13 1 (0.056%) VoIP
13 1 (0.056%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.056%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 522 (29.46%) SQL Server
2 122 (6.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 88 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (3.10%) MySQL
4 55 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 47 (2.65%) Relational Database
6 37 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (1.64%) NoSQL
8 27 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 23 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (1.07%) Big Data
11 19 (1.07%) Oracle Database
12 18 (1.02%) MongoDB
13 14 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (0.73%) RDBMS
15 11 (0.62%) DB2
16 10 (0.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 9 (0.51%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 156 (8.80%) Git (software)
2 136 (7.67%) Visual Studio
3 100 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 79 (4.46%) JIRA
5 66 (3.72%) NUnit
6 65 (3.67%) Subversion
7 62 (3.50%) Selenium
8 52 (2.93%) Jenkins
9 50 (2.82%) Ant
10 49 (2.77%) MSTest
10 49 (2.77%) Rhino Mocks
10 49 (2.77%) Moq
11 40 (2.26%) ReSharper
12 39 (2.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 30 (1.69%) JUnit
13 30 (1.69%) Eclipse
14 24 (1.35%) Maven
15 22 (1.24%) Hudson
16 21 (1.19%) Cucumber
16 21 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 219 (12.36%) Finance
2 127 (7.17%) Retail
3 84 (4.74%) Telecoms
4 46 (2.60%) Banking
5 43 (2.43%) Automotive
6 39 (2.20%) Marketing
7 37 (2.09%) Games
8 32 (1.81%) Advertising
9 19 (1.07%) Legal
10 18 (1.02%) Billing
11 14 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.45%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.45%) Law
13 7 (0.40%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.28%) Local Government
15 4 (0.23%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.23%) Electronics
16 3 (0.17%) Back Office
16 3 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 980 (55.30%) Developer
2 356 (20.09%) .NET Developer
3 270 (15.24%) Analyst
4 248 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 217 (12.25%) C# Developer
6 158 (8.92%) Business Analyst
7 153 (8.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 145 (8.18%) Project Manager
9 143 (8.07%) Web Developer
10 114 (6.43%) Java Developer
11 107 (6.04%) Software Developer
12 87 (4.91%) ASP.NET Developer
13 75 (4.23%) Architect
14 70 (3.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 69 (3.89%) Test Analyst
16 66 (3.72%) Junior
17 63 (3.56%) Software Engineer
18 59 (3.33%) Junior Developer
19 56 (3.16%) Tester
20 54 (3.05%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 727 (41.03%) .NET
2 629 (35.50%) HTML
3 560 (31.60%) CSS
4 459 (25.90%) ASP.NET
5 381 (21.50%) jQuery
6 297 (16.76%) HTML5
7 229 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 229 (12.92%) .NET Framework
8 224 (12.64%) Ajax
9 197 (11.12%) Web Services
10 185 (10.44%) XML
11 167 (9.42%) WCF
12 162 (9.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 140 (7.90%) CSS3
14 123 (6.94%) AngularJS
14 123 (6.94%) JSON
15 103 (5.81%) KnockoutJS
16 99 (5.59%) J2EE
17 88 (4.97%) LINQ
18 86 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 90 (5.08%) User Experience
2 82 (4.63%) Mobile App
3 78 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 76 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
5 71 (4.01%) Computer Science
6 50 (2.82%) Inversion of Control
7 47 (2.65%) N-Tier
8 43 (2.43%) Open Source
9 35 (1.98%) Smartcard
10 32 (1.81%) Management Information System
11 31 (1.75%) Social Media
12 29 (1.64%) Mathematics
13 26 (1.47%) Blackberry
14 19 (1.07%) iPhone
15 18 (1.02%) iPad
15 18 (1.02%) Biometrics
16 16 (0.90%) Visualisation
16 16 (0.90%) Algorithms
17 11 (0.62%) Client/Server
18 10 (0.56%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 231 (13.04%) Windows
2 95 (5.36%) Linux
3 92 (5.19%) Apple iOS
4 77 (4.35%) Android
5 50 (2.82%) Windows 8
6 40 (2.26%) UNIX
7 22 (1.24%) Windows Vista
8 20 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (1.02%) Windows XP
11 9 (0.51%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.40%) Solaris
13 6 (0.34%) AIX
14 5 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.23%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.056%) Windows Phone 8
16 1 (0.056%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.056%) HPUX
16 1 (0.056%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 646 (36.46%) Scrum
2 510 (28.78%) MVC
3 381 (21.50%) TDD
4 224 (12.64%) OO
5 181 (10.21%) Project Management
6 176 (9.93%) Waterfall
7 169 (9.54%) Software Engineering
8 157 (8.86%) E-Commerce
9 151 (8.52%) Continuous Integration
10 147 (8.30%) PRINCE2
11 139 (7.84%) CRM
12 129 (7.28%) BDD
13 126 (7.11%) SOA
14 122 (6.88%) Mentoring
15 108 (6.09%) Kanban
16 101 (5.70%) Unit Testing
17 99 (5.59%) Web Development
18 97 (5.47%) OOP
19 93 (5.25%) Stakeholder Management
20 92 (5.19%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 674 (38.04%) C#
2 569 (32.11%) JavaScript
3 516 (29.12%) SQL
4 283 (15.97%) Java
5 181 (10.21%) T-SQL
6 142 (8.01%) VB.NET
7 131 (7.39%) PHP
8 55 (3.10%) Objective-C
9 51 (2.88%) C++
10 44 (2.48%) Ruby
11 35 (1.98%) ActionScript
12 31 (1.75%) VB
13 30 (1.69%) PL/SQL
14 27 (1.52%) ActionScript 3.0
15 25 (1.41%) Groovy
15 25 (1.41%) Python
16 22 (1.24%) XAML
17 17 (0.96%) C
18 14 (0.79%) Perl
19 13 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 223 (12.58%) Degree
2 91 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 83 (4.68%) Security Cleared
4 76 (4.29%) SC Cleared
5 74 (4.18%) ISEB
6 43 (2.43%) MCSD
7 42 (2.37%) ISTQB
8 37 (2.09%) MCP
9 27 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 23 (1.30%) MCAD
10 23 (1.30%) PMI Certification
11 19 (1.07%) MCTS
12 18 (1.02%) PMP
13 12 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (0.56%) Sun Certification
14 10 (0.56%) OCPJP
14 10 (0.56%) OCMJD
15 9 (0.51%) CISM
15 9 (0.51%) MAPM
15 9 (0.51%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (7.39%) QA
2 19 (1.07%) TickIT
3 18 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.28%) SLA
4 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.056%) FATCA
6 1 (0.056%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.17%) Docker
3 2 (0.11%) vSphere
4 1 (0.056%) IAG
4 1 (0.056%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (1.24%) Puppet
2 21 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.90%) Vagrant
4 13 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.40%) Nagios
6 5 (0.28%) OpenNMS
7 2 (0.11%) Netcool
7 2 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.056%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 373 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 121 (6.83%) Oracle
3 55 (3.10%) Zend
4 40 (2.26%) Facebook
5 38 (2.14%) Appcelerator
6 31 (1.75%) Sencha
7 30 (1.69%) Google
7 30 (1.69%) Adobe
8 27 (1.52%) IBM
8 27 (1.52%) Apple
9 24 (1.35%) VMware
10 22 (1.24%) HP
11 21 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
12 20 (1.13%) Twitter
13 18 (1.02%) EMC
14 16 (0.90%) SAP
15 13 (0.73%) Open Text
16 12 (0.68%) Business Objects
17 11 (0.62%) Sun
18 8 (0.45%) Yahoo!
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Phone, Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Bonus + Corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + + Excellent flexi benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago