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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 22 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 404 307 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.52% 5.56% 5.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.80% 7.20% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 370 286 246
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
4123 4262 3643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.74% 77.21% 74.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3411 3612 3083
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 27 August 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 +21 122 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Warwickshire +4 85 £40,000 - 12
Coventry +12 71 £49,000 +22.50% 6
Staffordshire +27 47 £32,500 -23.52% 5
Solihull +3 35 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Worcestershire -3 15 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Wolverhampton +3 5 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Walsall +1 3 £47,500 +26.66%
Shropshire -3 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 - - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £28,250 - 1
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 355 (41.14%) .NET
2 324 (37.54%) SQL
3 311 (36.04%) C#
4 265 (30.71%) SQL Server
5 231 (26.77%) Scrum
6 226 (26.19%) HTML
7 205 (23.75%) ASP.NET
8 202 (23.41%) CSS
9 186 (21.55%) Java
10 184 (21.32%) JavaScript
11 171 (19.81%) Microsoft
12 159 (18.42%) Degree
13 143 (16.57%) TDD
14 120 (13.90%) MVC
14 120 (13.90%) Web Services
15 115 (13.33%) jQuery
16 108 (12.51%) Finance
16 108 (12.51%) XML
17 104 (12.05%) Windows
18 100 (11.59%) VB.NET
19 99 (11.47%) OO
20 91 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
20 91 (10.54%) Software Engineering
21 90 (10.43%) HTML5
22 89 (10.31%) .NET Framework
23 88 (10.20%) Oracle
24 87 (10.08%) SOA
25 86 (9.97%) Ajax
26 83 (9.62%) Unit Testing
27 82 (9.50%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 40 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 28 (3.24%) Tomcat
3 21 (2.43%) Apache
4 17 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (1.27%) WordPress
6 7 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (0.81%) SAS
7 6 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (0.58%) Node.js
8 5 (0.58%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.46%) IIS
9 4 (0.46%) CMS
10 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.23%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.23%) FileNet
11 2 (0.23%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.23%) Confluence
11 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.23%) LiveCycle
12 1 (0.12%) Liferay
Applications
1 59 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.09%) MS Office
3 13 (1.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (1.51%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.70%) MS Project
5 6 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.70%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 19 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (0.81%) Magento
2 7 (0.81%) Summit
3 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.46%) e-Work
4 3 (0.35%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.51%) GitHub
2 6 (0.70%) SaaS
3 4 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.23%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.82%) TCP/IP
2 26 (3.01%) Internet
3 24 (2.78%) HTTP
4 14 (1.62%) Firewall
4 14 (1.62%) SSL
4 14 (1.62%) LDAP
5 13 (1.51%) Intranet
6 7 (0.81%) ATM
7 3 (0.35%) DHCP
7 3 (0.35%) DNS
8 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (30.71%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (3.48%) Oracle Database
4 28 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 26 (3.01%) MySQL
7 25 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (1.51%) Big Data
11 12 (1.39%) MongoDB
12 9 (1.04%) IBM InfoSphere
12 9 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (0.93%) NoSQL
13 8 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (0.93%) OLAP
14 7 (0.81%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 68 (7.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 60 (6.95%) JIRA
3 45 (5.21%) Visual Studio
4 37 (4.29%) Subversion
5 33 (3.82%) Git (software)
6 29 (3.36%) Selenium
6 29 (3.36%) Eclipse
7 27 (3.13%) Jenkins
8 17 (1.97%) Ant
8 17 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
9 16 (1.85%) Cucumber
10 12 (1.39%) Hudson
10 12 (1.39%) Phing
11 10 (1.16%) WebDriver
11 10 (1.16%) Maven
12 9 (1.04%) TeamCity
13 7 (0.81%) MSTest
14 6 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
15 5 (0.58%) JBehave
16 4 (0.46%) Mercurial
General
1 108 (12.51%) Finance
2 69 (8.00%) Retail
3 35 (4.06%) Automotive
4 27 (3.13%) Marketing
5 20 (2.32%) Banking
6 19 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.09%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.62%) Games
8 14 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (1.39%) Legal
9 12 (1.39%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.27%) German Language
11 6 (0.70%) Back Office
11 6 (0.70%) Electronics
11 6 (0.70%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.46%) Law
12 4 (0.46%) Billing
13 3 (0.35%) Advertising
13 3 (0.35%) Local Government
14 2 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 490 (56.78%) Developer
2 154 (17.84%) .NET Developer
3 134 (15.53%) Analyst
4 113 (13.09%) Senior Developer
5 80 (9.27%) Java Developer
6 78 (9.04%) C# Developer
7 68 (7.88%) Business Analyst
8 67 (7.76%) Software Developer
9 64 (7.42%) Development Manager
10 61 (7.07%) Project Manager
11 48 (5.56%) Software Manager
12 45 (5.21%) ASP.NET Developer
12 45 (5.21%) Software Development Manager
13 43 (4.98%) C# .NET Developer
14 41 (4.75%) Software Engineer
15 40 (4.63%) Senior Java Developer
16 35 (4.06%) PHP Developer
17 34 (3.94%) Test Analyst
17 34 (3.94%) Test Engineer
18 33 (3.82%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (41.14%) .NET
2 226 (26.19%) HTML
3 205 (23.75%) ASP.NET
4 202 (23.41%) CSS
5 120 (13.90%) Web Services
6 115 (13.33%) jQuery
7 108 (12.51%) XML
8 90 (10.43%) HTML5
9 89 (10.31%) .NET Framework
10 86 (9.97%) Ajax
11 80 (9.27%) WCF
12 59 (6.84%) J2EE
12 59 (6.84%) CSS3
13 49 (5.68%) SOAP
14 43 (4.98%) XSLT
14 43 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 39 (4.52%) Spring
16 34 (3.94%) REST
17 28 (3.24%) Java EE
18 27 (3.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 48 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 47 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 37 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
3 37 (4.29%) N-Tier
4 24 (2.78%) Biometrics
4 24 (2.78%) Smartcard
5 23 (2.67%) Open Source
6 20 (2.32%) Mathematics
6 20 (2.32%) Management Information System
7 17 (1.97%) Artificial Intelligence
8 11 (1.27%) iPhone
9 10 (1.16%) iPad
10 9 (1.04%) Physics
11 7 (0.81%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.70%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.70%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (0.58%) Learning Management System
14 4 (0.46%) FMCG
14 4 (0.46%) DTV
15 3 (0.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 104 (12.05%) Windows
2 54 (6.26%) Linux
3 25 (2.90%) Windows Vista
4 24 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (2.78%) Windows XP
4 24 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (2.32%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.16%) Android
7 8 (0.93%) UNIX
8 6 (0.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.12%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (26.77%) Scrum
2 143 (16.57%) TDD
3 120 (13.90%) MVC
4 99 (11.47%) OO
5 91 (10.54%) Software Engineering
5 91 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
6 87 (10.08%) SOA
7 83 (9.62%) Unit Testing
8 82 (9.50%) Automated Testing
9 69 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 61 (7.07%) Waterfall
11 47 (5.45%) Project Management
12 46 (5.33%) CRM
12 46 (5.33%) Web Development
13 43 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
14 42 (4.87%) OOP
15 41 (4.75%) Business Analysis
16 38 (4.40%) UML
17 36 (4.17%) Workflow
18 35 (4.06%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 324 (37.54%) SQL
2 311 (36.04%) C#
3 186 (21.55%) Java
4 184 (21.32%) JavaScript
5 100 (11.59%) VB.NET
6 72 (8.34%) PHP
7 51 (5.91%) C++
8 46 (5.33%) T-SQL
9 21 (2.43%) VB
9 21 (2.43%) Python
10 17 (1.97%) Groovy
11 15 (1.74%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.62%) VB6
13 13 (1.51%) Objective-C
14 12 (1.39%) Ruby
14 12 (1.39%) C
15 9 (1.04%) VC++
16 8 (0.93%) XPath
17 5 (0.58%) VBA
18 4 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 159 (18.42%) Degree
2 36 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (3.01%) SC Cleared
3 26 (3.01%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.20%) ISEB
5 17 (1.97%) Sun Certification
6 13 (1.51%) OCPJP
6 13 (1.51%) OCMJD
7 10 (1.16%) MCP
7 10 (1.16%) MCSD
7 10 (1.16%) PhD
8 9 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.93%) MCAD
9 8 (0.93%) MCITP
10 6 (0.70%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.58%) PMP
12 3 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.23%) CSQA
13 2 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (9.50%) QA
2 33 (3.82%) TickIT
3 25 (2.90%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.04%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (0.23%) Samba
1 2 (0.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (1.62%) Puppet
1 14 (1.62%) Vagrant
1 14 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 171 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 88 (10.20%) Oracle
3 26 (3.01%) AccuRev
4 20 (2.32%) Zend
5 17 (1.97%) Sun
6 16 (1.85%) JBoss
7 15 (1.74%) Adobe
7 15 (1.74%) Apple
7 15 (1.74%) VMware
8 14 (1.62%) CheckPoint
9 13 (1.51%) Business Objects
10 12 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.16%) SAP
12 9 (1.04%) Cognos
13 7 (0.81%) Google
13 7 (0.81%) Netezza
14 6 (0.70%) Metastorm
15 5 (0.58%) HP
16 3 (0.35%) Twitter
17 2 (0.23%) Xamarin
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum and benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago