Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 10 3
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 127 47 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 42.47% 15.36% 20.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 47.57% 19.75% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 60
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £32,500 £31,125
90th Percentile £61,250 £74,450 £58,625
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 267 238 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 89.30% 77.78% 87.98%
Number of salaries quoted 152 171 244
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,813
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.83% -1.79%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £54,800
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -2.38%

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 +4 112 £35,000 -26.32% 23
Shrewsbury +7 1 £58,000 +36.47% 1
Ellesmere - 1 £55,000 -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 60 (47.24%) DevOps
2 54 (42.52%) Java
3 52 (40.94%) Jenkins
4 47 (37.01%) Scrum
5 46 (36.22%) Software Engineering
6 45 (35.43%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (34.65%) Open Source
8 41 (32.28%) Amazon AWS
9 39 (30.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 39 (30.71%) Terraform
10 37 (29.13%) Git (software)
11 33 (25.98%) SQL
12 31 (24.41%) Continuous Delivery
13 30 (23.62%) JavaScript
14 29 (22.83%) Ansible
15 28 (22.05%) Docker
15 28 (22.05%) Microservices
15 28 (22.05%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 26 (20.47%) Kubernetes
17 25 (19.69%) Configuration Management
17 25 (19.69%) TDD
18 24 (18.90%) Cloud Computing
18 24 (18.90%) Sprint Planning
19 23 (18.11%) Packer
19 23 (18.11%) Oracle
20 22 (17.32%) Linux
20 22 (17.32%) Puppet
21 21 (16.54%) Test Automation
22 20 (15.75%) Pentaho
22 20 (15.75%) Hadoop

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 20 (15.75%) SAS
2 14 (11.02%) Confluence
3 11 (8.66%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.79%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) SAP FI-CA
1 3 (2.36%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (0.79%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 41 (32.28%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (30.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (18.90%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (11.81%) PaaS
5 7 (5.51%) iPaaS
5 7 (5.51%) OpenShift
6 6 (4.72%) GitHub
7 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.66%) HTTP
2 7 (5.51%) Firewall
3 3 (2.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.75%) Amazon Redshift
1 20 (15.75%) Hadoop
1 20 (15.75%) Pentaho
2 14 (11.02%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (6.30%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.30%) Power BI
4 8 (6.30%) SAS EBI
5 5 (3.94%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.15%) Base SAS
6 4 (3.15%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.15%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (3.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (3.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (3.15%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.79%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 52 (40.94%) Jenkins
2 37 (29.13%) Git (software)
3 17 (13.39%) JIRA
3 17 (13.39%) Maven
4 16 (12.60%) Artifactory
4 16 (12.60%) Bitbucket
5 15 (11.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (10.24%) Vagrant
7 11 (8.66%) JUnit
8 8 (6.30%) Cucumber
9 7 (5.51%) GitLab
10 6 (4.72%) Selenium
10 6 (4.72%) Subversion
11 5 (3.94%) Hudson
11 5 (3.94%) SoapUI
12 3 (2.36%) Mockito
12 3 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (2.36%) SonarQube
12 3 (2.36%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.79%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (6.30%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.51%) Finance
2 7 (5.51%) Marketing
3 5 (3.94%) Legal
3 5 (3.94%) Publishing
4 2 (1.57%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Automotive
5 1 (0.79%) Avionics
5 1 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (29.92%) Developer
2 18 (14.17%) Analyst
2 18 (14.17%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.60%) Software Engineer
4 12 (9.45%) Architect
4 12 (9.45%) Platform Engineer
5 10 (7.87%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.87%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.30%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.51%) Designer
8 5 (3.94%) .NET Developer
8 5 (3.94%) Content Designer
8 5 (3.94%) Digital Analyst
8 5 (3.94%) Digital Business Analyst
8 5 (3.94%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.94%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.15%) Digital Architect
9 4 (3.15%) Java Scala Developer
9 4 (3.15%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (3.15%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.75%) REST
2 14 (11.02%) CSS
3 13 (10.24%) HTML
4 11 (8.66%) Spring
5 10 (7.87%) Elastic Stack
5 10 (7.87%) RESTful
6 9 (7.09%) AngularJS
7 8 (6.30%) Apache Camel
7 8 (6.30%) Laravel
7 8 (6.30%) Node.js
7 8 (6.30%) React
8 7 (5.51%) .NET
8 7 (5.51%) OAuth
8 7 (5.51%) SAML
9 6 (4.72%) Dropwizard
9 6 (4.72%) JSON
9 6 (4.72%) XML
10 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.94%) SOAP
10 5 (3.94%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.24%) NHS
2 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.36%) User Experience
5 2 (1.57%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.57%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.79%) Social Media
6 1 (0.79%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.32%) Linux
2 14 (11.02%) Unix
3 9 (7.09%) Windows
4 6 (4.72%) CentOS
4 6 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.57%) AIX
5 2 (1.57%) Solaris
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (47.24%) DevOps
2 47 (37.01%) Scrum
3 46 (36.22%) Software Engineering
4 45 (35.43%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (34.65%) Open Source
6 31 (24.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 28 (22.05%) Microservices
7 28 (22.05%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 25 (19.69%) Configuration Management
8 25 (19.69%) TDD
9 24 (18.90%) Sprint Planning
10 21 (16.54%) Test Automation
11 20 (15.75%) Analytics
11 20 (15.75%) Data Analytics
11 20 (15.75%) Sprint Retrospective
12 18 (14.17%) Service Design
13 17 (13.39%) IT Strategy
13 17 (13.39%) MVC
13 17 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (13.39%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 54 (42.52%) Java
2 33 (25.98%) SQL
3 30 (23.62%) JavaScript
4 18 (14.17%) PL/SQL
5 14 (11.02%) Scala
6 13 (10.24%) Python
7 12 (9.45%) Ruby
8 9 (7.09%) PHP
9 8 (6.30%) C#
9 8 (6.30%) Shell Script
10 6 (4.72%) Go
11 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.57%) C
11 2 (1.57%) C++
11 2 (1.57%) Perl
12 1 (0.79%) ES6
12 1 (0.79%) VB
12 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (4.72%) AWS Certification
1 6 (4.72%) ISEB
1 6 (4.72%) ISTQB
1 6 (4.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 6 (4.72%) RHCE
1 6 (4.72%) RHCSA
2 4 (3.15%) IIBA
3 3 (2.36%) CCENT
3 3 (2.36%) Degree
4 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) APMP
5 1 (0.79%) CBAP
5 1 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) QA
System Software
1 28 (22.05%) Docker
2 3 (2.36%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.57%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 39 (30.71%) Terraform
2 29 (22.83%) Ansible
3 26 (20.47%) Kubernetes
4 23 (18.11%) Packer
5 22 (17.32%) Puppet
6 20 (15.75%) Consul
7 12 (9.45%) Grafana
8 11 (8.66%) Docker Swarm
8 11 (8.66%) Graphite
8 11 (8.66%) Opsview
9 8 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (4.72%) Nagios
10 6 (4.72%) Prometheus
11 5 (3.94%) Salt
11 5 (3.94%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.79%) rkt
Vendors
1 23 (18.11%) Oracle
2 20 (15.75%) Cloudera
3 8 (6.30%) Atlassian
3 8 (6.30%) Google
3 8 (6.30%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.72%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.94%) Splunk
6 3 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.36%) SAP
7 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.79%) Facebook
7 1 (0.79%) HP
7 1 (0.79%) webMethods