Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 175 92 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 38.21% 15.81% 25.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 46.67% 17.86% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 118 71 113
Shropshire median annual salary £55,000 £44,738 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.94% -5.82% +13.10%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,500 £63,750 £82,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,765 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.23% +0.62% +6.25%

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 375 515 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 81.88% 88.49% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 265 389 244
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,300 £24,000 £21,975
90th Percentile £70,713 £58,750 £65,336
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Telford +1 173 £55,000 +22.94% 1
Shrewsbury -6 1 £33,500 - 1
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 59 (33.71%) Security Cleared
2 53 (30.29%) ITIL
3 50 (28.57%) Scrum
4 46 (26.29%) Jenkins
5 45 (25.71%) Puppet
5 45 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (24.00%) IT Strategy
6 42 (24.00%) SC Cleared
7 41 (23.43%) Mentoring
8 40 (22.86%) TDD
9 39 (22.29%) Project Management
9 39 (22.29%) Case Management
10 38 (21.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 38 (21.71%) Amazon AWS
11 33 (18.86%) Root Cause Analysis
11 33 (18.86%) Microsoft
11 33 (18.86%) TOGAF
12 32 (18.29%) Test Automation
12 32 (18.29%) DevOps
13 31 (17.71%) Documentum
13 31 (17.71%) Pega
14 29 (16.57%) Kanban
15 28 (16.00%) Web Services
15 28 (16.00%) Middleware
15 28 (16.00%) Validation
15 28 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 28 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
16 27 (15.43%) Technical Architecture
17 26 (14.86%) Risk Management
17 26 (14.86%) Linux

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 31 (17.71%) Documentum
2 23 (13.14%) Apache
3 18 (10.29%) Confluence
4 17 (9.71%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (4.00%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.86%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.57%) nginx
9 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (4.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.29%) assyst
2 2 (1.14%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.14%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 38 (21.71%) Amazon AWS
1 38 (21.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.29%) SaaS
3 8 (4.57%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (4.57%) GitHub
4 5 (2.86%) Office 365
5 4 (2.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.29%) IaaS
5 4 (2.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.14%) DNS
2 17 (9.71%) Firewall
3 16 (9.14%) Internet
4 14 (8.00%) VPN
4 14 (8.00%) WAN
5 13 (7.43%) DHCP
6 9 (5.14%) NAS
6 9 (5.14%) SAN
7 4 (2.29%) BGP
7 4 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.29%) ICMP
7 4 (2.29%) IPv4
7 4 (2.29%) IPv6
7 4 (2.29%) Multicast
7 4 (2.29%) OSPF
7 4 (2.29%) SSL
7 4 (2.29%) Wireless
8 1 (0.57%) HTTP
8 1 (0.57%) Skype
8 1 (0.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.29%) MySQL
4 3 (1.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.14%) OLAP
5 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.57%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (26.29%) Jenkins
2 22 (12.57%) Selenium
3 20 (11.43%) JIRA
4 15 (8.57%) Subversion
5 14 (8.00%) ClearQuest
5 14 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (7.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (6.86%) Maven
8 11 (6.29%) Git (software)
9 4 (2.29%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.71%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.14%) TestDirector
11 2 (1.14%) Zephyr
12 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (13.14%) Finance
2 3 (1.71%) Legal
3 2 (1.14%) Advertising
4 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (29.14%) Analyst
2 32 (18.29%) Architect
3 19 (10.86%) Developer
4 13 (7.43%) Cloud Architect
5 12 (6.86%) ITIL Manager
6 11 (6.29%) Business Analyst
6 11 (6.29%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (6.29%) Support Analyst
6 11 (6.29%) Technical Support
7 10 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
7 10 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (5.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 10 (5.71%) Pega Architect
7 10 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (5.14%) Agile Business Analyst
8 9 (5.14%) Server Support
9 8 (4.57%) Security Analyst
10 7 (4.00%) Linux Support
10 7 (4.00%) Support Manager
10 7 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.00%) Middleware
1 28 (16.00%) Web Services
2 18 (10.29%) REST
3 17 (9.71%) SOAP
4 13 (7.43%) WAP
5 10 (5.71%) Elastic Stack
5 10 (5.71%) HTML
6 9 (5.14%) AngularJS
7 8 (4.57%) CSS
8 5 (2.86%) JSON
9 4 (2.29%) .NET
9 4 (2.29%) Node.js
9 4 (2.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (1.71%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.14%) Flash
11 2 (1.14%) HTML5
11 2 (1.14%) J2EE
11 2 (1.14%) J2ME
11 2 (1.14%) JSP
11 2 (1.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (12.57%) Public Cloud
3 16 (9.14%) Data Centre
4 11 (6.29%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.14%) Clustering
6 4 (2.29%) PKI
7 2 (1.14%) User Experience
8 1 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.57%) Replication
8 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.86%) Linux
2 24 (13.71%) Windows
3 14 (8.00%) Unix
4 9 (5.14%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (30.29%) ITIL
2 50 (28.57%) Scrum
3 42 (24.00%) IT Strategy
4 41 (23.43%) Mentoring
5 40 (22.86%) TDD
6 39 (22.29%) Case Management
6 39 (22.29%) Project Management
7 33 (18.86%) Root Cause Analysis
7 33 (18.86%) TOGAF
8 32 (18.29%) DevOps
8 32 (18.29%) Test Automation
9 29 (16.57%) Kanban
10 28 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
10 28 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (16.00%) Validation
11 27 (15.43%) Technical Architecture
12 26 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (14.86%) Risk Management
13 25 (14.29%) Business Analysis
14 23 (13.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.86%) Java
2 12 (6.86%) JavaScript
3 10 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.57%) C#
4 8 (4.57%) SQL
5 4 (2.29%) PHP
5 4 (2.29%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.29%) TypeScript
6 3 (1.71%) C
6 3 (1.71%) Python
6 3 (1.71%) Scala
7 2 (1.14%) Delphi
7 2 (1.14%) Ruby
8 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.57%) C++
8 1 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 59 (33.71%) Security Cleared
2 42 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 22 (12.57%) CISSP
4 19 (10.86%) CESG Certified Professional
5 16 (9.14%) CISM
6 10 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (5.71%) Degree
7 7 (4.00%) DV Cleared
7 7 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (3.43%) CCDA
8 6 (3.43%) CCDP
8 6 (3.43%) CCNA
8 6 (3.43%) CCNP
8 6 (3.43%) MCITP
8 6 (3.43%) MCSA
8 6 (3.43%) MCSE
9 4 (2.29%) CCIE
10 3 (1.71%) CEH
10 3 (1.71%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.71%) Disclosure Scotland
1 17 (9.71%) SLA
2 16 (9.14%) Cyber Essentials
2 16 (9.14%) GDPR
3 5 (2.86%) PMO
4 3 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 3 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 23 (13.14%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.86%) Docker
3 12 (6.86%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (5.14%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.14%) UAG
4 9 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 45 (25.71%) Puppet
2 20 (11.43%) Ansible
3 19 (10.86%) Terraform
4 10 (5.71%) Grafana
5 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (5.14%) SCCM
5 9 (5.14%) SCOM
5 9 (5.14%) WSUS
6 8 (4.57%) ZABBIX
7 6 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (2.29%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (18.86%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.71%) Pega
3 21 (12.00%) Oracle
4 17 (9.71%) EMC
5 14 (8.00%) IBM
6 13 (7.43%) Atlassian
6 13 (7.43%) Splunk
7 12 (6.86%) BMC
7 12 (6.86%) CollabNet
7 12 (6.86%) Serena
7 12 (6.86%) Sonatype
8 9 (5.14%) VMware
9 7 (4.00%) Sun
10 4 (2.29%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.29%) Cisco
10 4 (2.29%) Fortinet
10 4 (2.29%) McAfee
10 4 (2.29%) Nokia
10 4 (2.29%) Remedy
11 2 (1.14%) Red Hat