Period
to 16 June 2021

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 16 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Dorset
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 9 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 165 192 450
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Dorset 21.51% 29.27% 33.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.24% 31.32% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 133 167 362
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £32,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% - -5.88%
75th Percentile £61,500 £47,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £74,250 £55,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -4.26%

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 742 613 1,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 96.74% 93.45% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 601 530 1,036
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £35,500 £32,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Dorset

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Dorset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Dorset.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Dorset

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Dorset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Dorset over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

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 16 June 2021. 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 88 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Poole -11 45 £50,500 +34.67% 12
Ferndown +3 6 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Weymouth +1 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 61 (36.97%) Social Skills
2 50 (30.30%) Scrum
3 49 (29.70%) JavaScript
4 47 (28.48%) User Experience
5 44 (26.67%) SaaS
6 40 (24.24%) TDD
7 39 (23.64%) Java
8 36 (21.82%) DevOps
9 35 (21.21%) Azure
9 35 (21.21%) Waterfall
10 33 (20.00%) CRM
11 31 (18.79%) RESTful
12 30 (18.18%) SDLC
13 29 (17.58%) Microsoft
13 29 (17.58%) MVC
14 28 (16.97%) .NET
14 28 (16.97%) Marketing
15 27 (16.36%) Go
16 26 (15.76%) Node.js
16 26 (15.76%) C#
16 26 (15.76%) Finance
17 24 (14.55%) React
17 24 (14.55%) A/B Testing
18 23 (13.94%) MySQL
19 22 (13.33%) PHP
19 22 (13.33%) Git (software)
20 21 (12.73%) E-Commerce
20 21 (12.73%) Docker
21 20 (12.12%) TypeScript
21 20 (12.12%) Kubernetes

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 10 (6.06%) nginx
2 8 (4.85%) Apache
3 7 (4.24%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.42%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.42%) Confluence
6 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.82%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.21%) ProductWriter
4 1 (0.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (26.67%) SaaS
2 35 (21.21%) Azure
3 18 (10.91%) AWS
4 11 (6.67%) GCP
5 5 (3.03%) PaaS
6 4 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.42%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.42%) GitHub
6 4 (2.42%) Slack
6 4 (2.42%) Twilio
7 3 (1.82%) Azure Service Bus
7 3 (1.82%) IaaS
7 3 (1.82%) Stripe
8 2 (1.21%) npm
8 2 (1.21%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) Bluetooth
1 3 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.61%) Firewall
2 1 (0.61%) ICMP
2 1 (0.61%) L2TP
2 1 (0.61%) MPLS
2 1 (0.61%) OSPF
2 1 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.61%) RIP
2 1 (0.61%) SNMP
2 1 (0.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.94%) MySQL
2 10 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.03%) Big Data
4 5 (3.03%) Blockchain
5 4 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (2.42%) Couchbase
5 4 (2.42%) Redis
6 3 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.21%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.88%) JIRA
3 12 (7.27%) Selenium
4 8 (4.85%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.03%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.82%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.82%) GitLab
6 3 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.21%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.21%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.21%) Maven
7 2 (1.21%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.61%) Gradle
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.61%) Protractor
8 1 (0.61%) QF-Test
8 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.61%) webpack
General
1 61 (36.97%) Social Skills
2 28 (16.97%) Marketing
3 26 (15.76%) Finance
4 13 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.24%) Organisational Skills
6 3 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.82%) Wearables
7 2 (1.21%) Back Office
7 2 (1.21%) Banking
7 2 (1.21%) Billing
7 2 (1.21%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.21%) Publishing
8 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 52 (31.52%) Developer
2 24 (14.55%) Product Manager
3 21 (12.73%) Senior Manager
4 19 (11.52%) Senior Product Manager
5 17 (10.30%) Java Engineer
6 16 (9.70%) Project Manager
7 14 (8.48%) .NET Developer
7 14 (8.48%) Senior Java Engineer
8 11 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (6.67%) React Developer
9 10 (6.06%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.45%) Software Engineer
10 9 (5.45%) Technical Leader
11 8 (4.85%) Architect
11 8 (4.85%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (4.85%) Lead Architect
11 8 (4.85%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 8 (4.85%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (4.85%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.79%) RESTful
2 28 (16.97%) .NET
3 26 (15.76%) Node.js
4 24 (14.55%) React
5 19 (11.52%) CSS
6 17 (10.30%) HTML
7 15 (9.09%) .NET Core
8 14 (8.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (6.67%) Spring
10 10 (6.06%) Web Services
11 9 (5.45%) SOAP
12 7 (4.24%) ASP.NET
12 7 (4.24%) HTML5
12 7 (4.24%) React Native
13 6 (3.64%) JSON
13 6 (3.64%) Sass
13 6 (3.64%) Vue.js
14 5 (3.03%) CSS3
15 4 (2.42%) AngularJS
15 4 (2.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (28.48%) User Experience
2 11 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.82%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.82%) NHS
4 3 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.82%) Smartcard
4 3 (1.82%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.21%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.21%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.21%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.21%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.21%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.61%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.61%) PKI
6 1 (0.61%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.09%) Linux
2 6 (3.64%) Windows
3 5 (3.03%) Android
4 4 (2.42%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.42%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (30.30%) Scrum
2 40 (24.24%) TDD
3 36 (21.82%) DevOps
4 35 (21.21%) Waterfall
5 33 (20.00%) CRM
6 30 (18.18%) SDLC
7 29 (17.58%) MVC
8 24 (14.55%) A/B Testing
9 21 (12.73%) E-Commerce
10 20 (12.12%) Test Automation
11 18 (10.91%) Mentoring
11 18 (10.91%) Software Engineering
12 17 (10.30%) Microservices
13 15 (9.09%) OO
13 15 (9.09%) Software Delivery
14 14 (8.48%) PRINCE2
14 14 (8.48%) Product Roadmap
15 13 (7.88%) BDD
15 13 (7.88%) Project Delivery
16 12 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 49 (29.70%) JavaScript
2 39 (23.64%) Java
3 27 (16.36%) Go
4 26 (15.76%) C#
5 22 (13.33%) PHP
6 20 (12.12%) TypeScript
7 16 (9.70%) SQL
8 9 (5.45%) Python
9 5 (3.03%) Java 8
9 5 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.42%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.82%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.82%) C
11 3 (1.82%) C++
11 3 (1.82%) ES6
11 3 (1.82%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.21%) Clojure
12 2 (1.21%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.03%) Degree
2 4 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.42%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.61%) ACCA
5 1 (0.61%) CCNA
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.30%) QA
2 2 (1.21%) ISO 20022
2 2 (1.21%) SEPA
3 1 (0.61%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (12.73%) Docker
2 3 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.21%) vSphere
4 1 (0.61%) KVM
4 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (12.12%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.24%) Ansible
3 4 (2.42%) Puppet
4 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.85%) Google
3 5 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.42%) Guidewire
4 4 (2.42%) Oracle
5 3 (1.82%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.82%) MuleSoft
5 3 (1.82%) VMware
6 2 (1.21%) Apple
6 2 (1.21%) NVIDIA
6 2 (1.21%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.61%) Xamarin