Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 244 333 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 21.55% 30.89% 20.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.13% 36.08% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 221 299 214
Dorset median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £85,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 971 923 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 85.78% 85.62% 86.78%
Number of salaries quoted 850 815 967
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,450 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Dorset

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Dorset

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Dorset over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Dorset

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -4 122 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Poole -7 82 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Weymouth +1 10 £24,000 -
Dorchester +4 4 £27,500 -12.00% 2
Wimborne -20 4 £37,500 -16.67%
Wareham - 1 £42,500 -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 143 (58.61%) C#
2 142 (58.20%) .NET
3 96 (39.34%) JavaScript
4 93 (38.11%) TDD
5 87 (35.66%) ASP.NET
6 78 (31.97%) SQL Server
7 76 (31.15%) MVC
8 73 (29.92%) HTML
9 68 (27.87%) CSS
10 66 (27.05%) SQL
11 54 (22.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 53 (21.72%) Java
12 53 (21.72%) OO
13 47 (19.26%) Finance
14 46 (18.85%) Windows
15 45 (18.44%) Microsoft
16 41 (16.80%) .NET Framework
17 38 (15.57%) Degree
18 36 (14.75%) Software Engineering
19 35 (14.34%) AngularJS
19 35 (14.34%) Greenfield Project
20 34 (13.93%) ASP.NET Web API
21 33 (13.52%) Linux
22 31 (12.70%) OOP
23 29 (11.89%) Waterfall
24 27 (11.07%) C++
25 26 (10.66%) Retail
25 26 (10.66%) Microsoft Azure
25 26 (10.66%) jQuery
26 25 (10.25%) SDLC

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.46%) CMS
2 5 (2.05%) IIS
3 4 (1.64%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.23%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.23%) Kentico
4 3 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.23%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.82%) Confluence
5 2 (0.82%) JBoss
5 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.41%) Drupal
6 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.51%) Office 365
4 10 (4.10%) SaaS
5 2 (0.82%) GitHub
5 2 (0.82%) npm
6 1 (0.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.74%) Internet
2 8 (3.28%) VoIP
3 3 (1.23%) DHCP
3 3 (1.23%) DNS
3 3 (1.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (1.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (1.23%) Intranet
3 3 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.82%) BGP
4 2 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.82%) EIGRP
4 2 (0.82%) LAN
4 2 (0.82%) MPLS
4 2 (0.82%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.82%) WAN
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.41%) Firewall
5 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (31.97%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.61%) SQL Server 2016
3 15 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (5.33%) MySQL
5 12 (4.92%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.51%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (4.10%) MariaDB
8 8 (3.28%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.87%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (2.46%) Big Data
10 6 (2.46%) Blockchain
11 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.82%) DataStage
12 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.82%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.82%) OLAP
12 2 (0.82%) Semantic Layer
13 1 (0.41%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 24 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.61%) NUnit
3 18 (7.38%) Selenium
4 14 (5.74%) Jenkins
4 14 (5.74%) JIRA
5 12 (4.92%) MSTest
6 10 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (3.28%) Maven
7 8 (3.28%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.05%) MSBuild
8 5 (2.05%) Ranorex
8 5 (2.05%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.64%) HP UFT
9 4 (1.64%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.23%) Grunt
11 2 (0.82%) Bower
11 2 (0.82%) NuGet
11 2 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.82%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.41%) git-flow
General
1 47 (19.26%) Finance
2 26 (10.66%) Retail
3 21 (8.61%) Manufacturing
4 13 (5.33%) Games
5 9 (3.69%) Marketing
6 8 (3.28%) Banking
6 8 (3.28%) Music Industry
7 6 (2.46%) Electronics
8 4 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 173 (70.90%) Developer
2 82 (33.61%) .NET Developer
3 49 (20.08%) Software Developer
4 32 (13.11%) C# Developer
5 28 (11.48%) Senior Developer
6 25 (10.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (9.02%) Senior .NET Developer
7 22 (9.02%) Software Engineer
8 18 (7.38%) Graduate
8 18 (7.38%) Graduate Developer
9 16 (6.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 16 (6.56%) Java Developer
10 15 (6.15%) Graduate Software Developer
10 15 (6.15%) Junior
10 15 (6.15%) Junior Developer
10 15 (6.15%) Junior Software Developer
10 15 (6.15%) Project Manager
11 13 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 12 (4.92%) Analyst
12 12 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (58.20%) .NET
2 87 (35.66%) ASP.NET
3 73 (29.92%) HTML
4 68 (27.87%) CSS
5 54 (22.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (16.80%) .NET Framework
7 35 (14.34%) AngularJS
8 34 (13.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (10.66%) jQuery
10 21 (8.61%) RESTful
11 19 (7.79%) HTML5
11 19 (7.79%) XML
12 17 (6.97%) Entity Framework
12 17 (6.97%) WCF
12 17 (6.97%) WinForms
13 16 (6.56%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 14 (5.74%) Web Services
15 13 (5.33%) Spring
16 12 (4.92%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.34%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (9.02%) User Experience
3 16 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.10%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.28%) Cloud Native
5 8 (3.28%) Life Science
6 6 (2.46%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.05%) Learning Management System
8 4 (1.64%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.82%) CMDB
9 2 (0.82%) PlayStation
9 2 (0.82%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.41%) Contactless
10 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.41%) Fintech
10 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.41%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.85%) Windows
2 33 (13.52%) Linux
3 16 (6.56%) Android
4 4 (1.64%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.64%) Unix
5 3 (1.23%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.23%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (38.11%) TDD
2 76 (31.15%) MVC
3 53 (21.72%) OO
4 36 (14.75%) Software Engineering
5 31 (12.70%) OOP
6 29 (11.89%) Waterfall
7 25 (10.25%) SDLC
7 25 (10.25%) Web Development
8 24 (9.84%) Unit Testing
9 22 (9.02%) BDD
9 22 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (9.02%) Dependency Injection
9 22 (9.02%) Domain-Driven Design
10 21 (8.61%) Microservices
11 16 (6.56%) Project Management
11 16 (6.56%) Scrum
12 15 (6.15%) Mentoring
12 15 (6.15%) User Stories
13 13 (5.33%) CQRS
13 13 (5.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 143 (58.61%) C#
2 96 (39.34%) JavaScript
3 66 (27.05%) SQL
4 53 (21.72%) Java
5 27 (11.07%) C++
6 15 (6.15%) PHP
6 15 (6.15%) Python
7 12 (4.92%) VB.NET
8 10 (4.10%) Go
9 9 (3.69%) TypeScript
10 8 (3.28%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.28%) VB
11 4 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.23%) C
13 2 (0.82%) Java 9
13 2 (0.82%) Ruby
14 1 (0.41%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.41%) Korn
14 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 38 (15.57%) Degree
2 11 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (2.05%) ISEB
6 4 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.82%) CCNP
9 1 (0.41%) CCSP
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.74%) QA
2 3 (1.23%) PMO
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (18.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.74%) Oracle
3 13 (5.33%) VMware
4 8 (3.28%) Citrix
4 8 (3.28%) Cognizant
4 8 (3.28%) JD Edwards
4 8 (3.28%) PeopleSoft
5 6 (2.46%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.05%) SAP
7 4 (1.64%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.23%) Cisco
8 3 (1.23%) F5
9 2 (0.82%) Dynatrace
9 2 (0.82%) IBM
9 2 (0.82%) Meraki
9 2 (0.82%) Netezza
9 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.82%) Splunk
9 2 (0.82%) Tableau
10 1 (0.41%) Palo Alto