The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
England / Midlands
Rank 6 12 19
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.54% 10.00% 7.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 11.83% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 4
Median salary £45,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.19% +13.88%  
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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 24 93 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 92.31% 84.55% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 80 67
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +31.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in the Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) HP UFT
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby
3 5 (35.71%) QA
3 5 (35.71%) WATIR
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Sahi
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) QA Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Open Source
3 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Adobe

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) HP UFT
1 5 (35.71%) Sahi
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
1 5 (35.71%) WATIR
2 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
3 2 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Automation Tester
1 4 (28.57%) QA Automation Tester
1 4 (28.57%) QA Tester
1 4 (28.57%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (14.29%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Principal Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
1 5 (35.71%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
2 5 (35.71%) BDD
2 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Open Source
2 5 (35.71%) QA Automation
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Usability Testing
4 2 (14.29%) UX Design
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) Ruby
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe
1 2 (14.29%) ATG
1 2 (14.29%) Demandware
1 2 (14.29%) Google
1 2 (14.29%) hybris
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