The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harpenden 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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire / Harpenden
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 7 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 13 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harpenden 40.63% 19.05% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.63% 50.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 1
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +23.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Harpenden
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 32 8 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harpenden 100.00% 38.10% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 4
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Harpenden

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harpenden citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Harpenden

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Harpenden

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Harpenden

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Harpenden region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 35 (97.22%) QA
2 30 (83.33%) Selenium
3 29 (80.56%) ISTQB
4 27 (75.00%) Software Testing
5 26 (72.22%) WebDriver
6 16 (44.44%) Automation Testing
7 14 (38.89%) Test Strategy
8 13 (36.11%) JIRA
9 7 (19.44%) SaaS
10 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 6 (16.67%) SQL
11 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
11 3 (8.33%) JSON
11 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
11 3 (8.33%) .NET
11 3 (8.33%) C#
11 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
11 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.33%) ISEB
11 3 (8.33%) XML
11 3 (8.33%) Scrum
11 3 (8.33%) TDD
11 3 (8.33%) Subversion
11 3 (8.33%) BDD
11 3 (8.33%) Keyword-Driven Testing
11 3 (8.33%) Robot Framework
11 3 (8.33%) SDLC
12 2 (5.56%) API Design

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harpenden 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 2 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (83.33%) Selenium
2 26 (72.22%) WebDriver
3 13 (36.11%) JIRA
4 3 (8.33%) Robot Framework
4 3 (8.33%) Subversion
5 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.56%) Fiddler
5 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.56%) NUnit
5 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) QA Leader
1 16 (44.44%) Team Leader
2 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 15 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 14 (38.89%) QA Team Leader
4 4 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Automation Test Lead
6 2 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) QA Manager
6 2 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Integration Developer
7 1 (2.78%) QA Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.33%) JSON
1 3 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.56%) Ajax
2 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) HTML5
2 2 (5.56%) jQuery
2 2 (5.56%) LESS
2 2 (5.56%) Ninject
2 2 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (5.56%) REST
2 2 (5.56%) RESTful
2 2 (5.56%) Sass
2 2 (5.56%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 16 (44.44%) Automation Testing
3 14 (38.89%) Test Strategy
4 3 (8.33%) BDD
4 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.33%) Keyword-Driven Testing
4 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 3 (8.33%) Scrum
4 3 (8.33%) SDLC
4 3 (8.33%) TDD
4 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.56%) API Design
5 2 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) MVC
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Business Process Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) C#
2 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (80.56%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (97.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft