Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 312 469 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 32.91% 34.38% 33.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.28% 37.46% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 240 457 437
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +10.39%
10th Percentile £30,709 £28,900 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,925 £55,500 £61,250
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +7.23%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 860 1,252 1,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.72% 91.79% 92.62%
Number of salaries quoted 673 1,026 1,066
Somerset median annual salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Somerset

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Somerset

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Somerset over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Somerset

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Bath 0 125 £47,500 +5.56% 21
Taunton 0 96 £44,000 +6.02% 19
Street - 21 £82,500 - 5
Yeovil +7 19 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Portishead 0 10 £27,000 -43.16%
Wells - 7 £17,500 -
Clevedon -5 4 - - 3
Weston-super-Mare -7 2 £40,000 -15.79%
Glastonbury -1 1 £35,000 -20.45%
Bridgwater -11 1 £30,000 -
Minehead - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 106 (33.97%) Scrum
2 90 (28.85%) C#
3 82 (26.28%) .NET
4 80 (25.64%) Java
4 80 (25.64%) Test Automation
5 68 (21.79%) JavaScript
6 58 (18.59%) Software Engineering
7 56 (17.95%) SQL
8 45 (14.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 45 (14.42%) SDLC
9 44 (14.10%) MVC
9 44 (14.10%) TDD
10 42 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
11 39 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 39 (12.50%) Finance
11 39 (12.50%) Degree
12 37 (11.86%) Big Data
13 36 (11.54%) BDD
13 36 (11.54%) Geospatial Data
14 34 (10.90%) HTML
15 33 (10.58%) CSS
15 33 (10.58%) Mentoring
15 33 (10.58%) SC Cleared
16 32 (10.26%) ASP.NET
17 31 (9.94%) Computer Science
17 31 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (9.94%) Line Management
18 30 (9.62%) Collaborative Working
19 29 (9.29%) SQL Server
20 28 (8.97%) Scala

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 11 (3.53%) Apache Spark
1 11 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.56%) CMS
3 7 (2.24%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.60%) ArcGIS
5 3 (0.96%) Confluence
6 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.64%) IIS
6 2 (0.64%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (2.88%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.64%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 45 (14.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.24%) Amazon Kinesis
3 7 (2.24%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (0.96%) SaaS
5 1 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.32%) npm
5 1 (0.32%) Serverless
5 1 (0.32%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) Broadband
2 1 (0.32%) Firewall
2 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.86%) Big Data
2 36 (11.54%) Geospatial Data
3 29 (9.29%) SQL Server
4 27 (8.65%) Hadoop
5 13 (4.17%) GIS
6 7 (2.24%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.60%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.28%) Blockchain
8 4 (1.28%) CouchDB
8 4 (1.28%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.96%) MySQL
9 3 (0.96%) Power BI
9 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.64%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.64%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 25 (8.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (7.05%) Git (software)
3 16 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
4 15 (4.81%) Selenium
4 15 (4.81%) Visual Studio
5 12 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.21%) Cucumber
6 10 (3.21%) SpecFlow
7 7 (2.24%) JIRA
7 7 (2.24%) JMeter
7 7 (2.24%) SoapUI
8 6 (1.92%) JUnit
8 6 (1.92%) Mockito
9 3 (0.96%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.96%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.64%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.64%) PhpStorm
10 2 (0.64%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.32%) NCrunch
11 1 (0.32%) Sinon.JS
General
1 39 (12.50%) Finance
2 17 (5.45%) Manufacturing
2 17 (5.45%) Marketing
3 13 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.21%) Electronics
4 10 (3.21%) Retail
5 9 (2.88%) Games
6 4 (1.28%) Back Office
7 2 (0.64%) Advertising
7 2 (0.64%) Banking
7 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.64%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.64%) Publishing
8 1 (0.32%) Billing
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 109 (34.94%) Developer
2 42 (13.46%) Java Developer
2 42 (13.46%) Software Developer
3 33 (10.58%) Software Engineer
4 31 (9.94%) Analyst
5 25 (8.01%) .NET Developer
5 25 (8.01%) Project Manager
6 24 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 20 (6.41%) Lead Software Developer
8 18 (5.77%) Graduate
9 17 (5.45%) Lead Java Developer
10 16 (5.13%) Java Software Developer
11 15 (4.81%) Lead Software Engineer
11 15 (4.81%) Senior Developer
12 14 (4.49%) Business Analyst
12 14 (4.49%) Java Scala Developer
12 14 (4.49%) Scala Developer
13 12 (3.85%) Java Engineer
14 11 (3.53%) Head of Digital
14 11 (3.53%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (26.28%) .NET
2 34 (10.90%) HTML
3 33 (10.58%) CSS
4 32 (10.26%) ASP.NET
5 24 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (6.73%) RESTful
6 21 (6.73%) Spring
7 20 (6.41%) .NET Framework
7 20 (6.41%) jQuery
7 20 (6.41%) React
8 19 (6.09%) AngularJS
8 19 (6.09%) WPF
9 17 (5.45%) Web Services
10 13 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (3.85%) JSON
12 9 (2.88%) HTML5
13 8 (2.56%) Entity Framework
14 7 (2.24%) Redux
14 7 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (1.92%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.94%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.88%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (2.56%) Minimum Viable Product
6 7 (2.24%) User Experience
7 6 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.60%) Fintech
8 5 (1.60%) iPad
8 5 (1.60%) NHS
9 3 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.64%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.32%) Blog
11 1 (0.32%) EPoS
11 1 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.77%) Windows
2 17 (5.45%) Linux
3 6 (1.92%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.28%) Debian
4 4 (1.28%) Ubuntu
4 4 (1.28%) Unix
4 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (33.97%) Scrum
2 80 (25.64%) Test Automation
3 58 (18.59%) Software Engineering
4 45 (14.42%) SDLC
5 44 (14.10%) MVC
5 44 (14.10%) TDD
6 42 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 36 (11.54%) BDD
8 33 (10.58%) Mentoring
9 31 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (9.94%) Line Management
10 30 (9.62%) Collaborative Working
11 27 (8.65%) Matrix Management
12 26 (8.33%) Project Management
13 25 (8.01%) Deployment Automation
14 24 (7.69%) DevOps
14 24 (7.69%) Mathematics
14 24 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (7.69%) Visualisation
15 23 (7.37%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (28.85%) C#
2 80 (25.64%) Java
3 68 (21.79%) JavaScript
4 56 (17.95%) SQL
5 28 (8.97%) Scala
6 23 (7.37%) Python
7 15 (4.81%) C++
8 12 (3.85%) Ruby
9 9 (2.88%) Bash Shell
9 9 (2.88%) Java 8
9 9 (2.88%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.24%) C
11 6 (1.92%) Groovy
12 5 (1.60%) PHP
12 5 (1.60%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.60%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.96%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.64%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (0.64%) ES6
15 1 (0.32%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (12.50%) Degree
1 39 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 33 (10.58%) SC Cleared
3 19 (6.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (2.24%) PhD
5 6 (1.92%) APMP
5 6 (1.92%) ISEB
5 6 (1.92%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.64%) CCNA
8 2 (0.64%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.64%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.64%) RHCE
8 2 (0.64%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.53%) QA
2 9 (2.88%) PMO
3 5 (1.60%) GDPR
4 3 (0.96%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.32%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (1.28%) Docker
1 4 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.28%) Xen
2 2 (0.64%) HDFS
3 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (1.60%) Ansible
2 3 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.53%) SAP
2 11 (3.53%) Xamarin
3 5 (1.60%) Oracle
3 5 (1.60%) VMware
4 4 (1.28%) Atlassian
4 4 (1.28%) Cognizant
5 3 (0.96%) Civica
6 2 (0.64%) Cisco
6 2 (0.64%) HP
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat