Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 142 144 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 41.40% 34.62% 17.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 49.13% 41.03% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 67 101 73
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £44,738
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +22.94% -5.82%
10th Percentile £22,500 £35,000 £31,762
90th Percentile £61,250 £71,500 £66,950
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 289 351 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 84.26% 84.38% 89.05%
Number of salaries quoted 164 254 346
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.91% -1.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,565 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £70,713 £58,125
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Shropshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Shropshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Shropshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Shropshire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Telford 0 131 £35,000 -36.36% 42
Ludlow - 2 £33,750 -
Market Drayton - 2 - -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 57 (40.14%) Java
1 57 (40.14%) DevOps
2 50 (35.21%) Jenkins
3 46 (32.39%) Open Source
4 43 (30.28%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (30.28%) Microservices
5 38 (26.76%) Terraform
6 37 (26.06%) Linux
7 36 (25.35%) Git (software)
7 36 (25.35%) Docker
8 35 (24.65%) Microsoft Azure
8 35 (24.65%) Python
9 34 (23.94%) Ruby
10 32 (22.54%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (22.54%) Puppet
11 31 (21.83%) Configuration Management
11 31 (21.83%) Kubernetes
12 30 (21.13%) Vagrant
12 30 (21.13%) Firewall
12 30 (21.13%) Scrum
12 30 (21.13%) Software Engineering
12 30 (21.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 29 (20.42%) JIRA
13 29 (20.42%) JavaScript
13 29 (20.42%) Ansible
14 28 (19.72%) Packer
15 27 (19.01%) Confluence
16 25 (17.61%) Consul
16 25 (17.61%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 24 (16.90%) IT Strategy

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 27 (19.01%) Confluence
2 11 (7.75%) OpenStack
3 10 (7.04%) Apache
3 10 (7.04%) nginx
3 10 (7.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (8.45%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.70%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) SAP FI-CA
1 4 (2.82%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 35 (24.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (22.54%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (10.56%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.93%) iPaaS
4 7 (4.93%) OpenShift
4 7 (4.93%) PaaS
5 5 (3.52%) GitHub
6 1 (0.70%) Heroku
6 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (21.13%) Firewall
2 15 (10.56%) VPN
3 11 (7.75%) SSL
4 10 (7.04%) DNS
5 5 (3.52%) HTTP
6 1 (0.70%) Intranet
6 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.86%) NoSQL
2 10 (7.04%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.41%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (35.21%) Jenkins
2 36 (25.35%) Git (software)
3 30 (21.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 30 (21.13%) Vagrant
4 29 (20.42%) JIRA
5 21 (14.79%) Subversion
6 12 (8.45%) Hudson
7 10 (7.04%) Bitbucket
7 10 (7.04%) GoCD
8 8 (5.63%) Cucumber
8 8 (5.63%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (5.63%) TeamCity
9 6 (4.23%) Selenium
10 5 (3.52%) GitLab
10 5 (3.52%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.82%) JUnit
11 4 (2.82%) Mockito
11 4 (2.82%) SonarQube
12 2 (1.41%) StarTeam
13 1 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 10 (7.04%) Law
2 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.93%) Marketing
4 4 (2.82%) Finance
5 2 (1.41%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.41%) Avionics
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Automotive
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (30.28%) Developer
2 20 (14.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (9.15%) Software Developer
4 12 (8.45%) Network Engineer
5 10 (7.04%) Architect
5 10 (7.04%) Java Developer
5 10 (7.04%) Platform Engineer
5 10 (7.04%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.34%) Analyst
7 8 (5.63%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.63%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (4.23%) Test Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) Consultant
9 5 (3.52%) Graduate
9 5 (3.52%) PHP Developer
10 4 (2.82%) Data Analytics Consultant
10 4 (2.82%) Data Consultant
10 4 (2.82%) Digital Architect
10 4 (2.82%) Scrum Master
10 4 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.49%) REST
2 17 (11.97%) CSS
3 15 (10.56%) HTML
4 12 (8.45%) .NET
4 12 (8.45%) AngularJS
4 12 (8.45%) Elastic Stack
5 10 (7.04%) ASP.NET
5 10 (7.04%) SOAP
6 9 (6.34%) Node.js
6 9 (6.34%) React
6 9 (6.34%) RESTful
6 9 (6.34%) Spring
7 8 (5.63%) JSON
7 8 (5.63%) Laravel
8 7 (4.93%) Apache Camel
8 7 (4.93%) OAuth
8 7 (4.93%) SAML
9 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (4.23%) Dropwizard
9 6 (4.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 12 (8.45%) Virtual Team
3 10 (7.04%) NHS
4 7 (4.93%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.11%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.41%) Social Media
8 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.70%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.70%) Photography
8 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.70%) Social Network
8 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (26.06%) Linux
2 16 (11.27%) Windows
3 12 (8.45%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.52%) CentOS
4 5 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.41%) AIX
5 2 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (40.14%) DevOps
2 46 (32.39%) Open Source
3 43 (30.28%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (30.28%) Microservices
4 31 (21.83%) Configuration Management
5 30 (21.13%) Scrum
5 30 (21.13%) Software Engineering
6 25 (17.61%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 24 (16.90%) IT Strategy
8 22 (15.49%) MVC
9 21 (14.79%) Continuous Delivery
10 20 (14.08%) Load Balancing
10 20 (14.08%) TDD
11 18 (12.68%) High Availability
12 16 (11.27%) Decision-Making
12 16 (11.27%) Test Automation
13 15 (10.56%) SIEM
14 14 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (8.45%) Network Design
16 11 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 57 (40.14%) Java
2 35 (24.65%) Python
3 34 (23.94%) Ruby
4 29 (20.42%) JavaScript
5 21 (14.79%) SQL
6 19 (13.38%) Go
7 14 (9.86%) PHP
8 12 (8.45%) Bash Shell
8 12 (8.45%) C#
8 12 (8.45%) Perl
9 10 (7.04%) PowerShell
10 8 (5.63%) Scala
10 8 (5.63%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.52%) ES6
12 4 (2.82%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.41%) C
13 2 (1.41%) C++
13 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 22 (15.49%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.86%) Degree
3 12 (8.45%) SC Cleared
4 11 (7.75%) CCDP
4 11 (7.75%) CCNP
4 11 (7.75%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.23%) ISEB
5 6 (4.23%) ISTQB
6 5 (3.52%) AWS Certification
6 5 (3.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (3.52%) RHCE
6 5 (3.52%) RHCSA
7 3 (2.11%) CCENT
8 1 (0.70%) APMP
8 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) QA
System Software
1 36 (25.35%) Docker
2 3 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.41%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 38 (26.76%) Terraform
2 32 (22.54%) Puppet
3 31 (21.83%) Kubernetes
4 29 (20.42%) Ansible
5 28 (19.72%) Packer
6 25 (17.61%) Consul
7 21 (14.79%) Graphite
8 20 (14.08%) Opsview
9 19 (13.38%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (11.97%) Grafana
11 16 (11.27%) Docker Swarm
11 16 (11.27%) Nagios
11 16 (11.27%) Salt
12 12 (8.45%) ZABBIX
13 5 (3.52%) Prometheus
14 1 (0.70%) HP ALM
14 1 (0.70%) rkt
Vendors
1 20 (14.08%) Atlassian
2 13 (9.15%) CheckPoint
3 12 (8.45%) F5
3 12 (8.45%) Nokia
4 11 (7.75%) Cisco
5 9 (6.34%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.63%) Google
7 5 (3.52%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.82%) SAP
8 4 (2.82%) Splunk
9 3 (2.11%) Oracle
9 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.70%) Adobe
10 1 (0.70%) Facebook
10 1 (0.70%) HP
10 1 (0.70%) Sun