Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 431 418 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 35.30% 33.36% 29.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.76% 36.54% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 414 445 341
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £59,925 £60,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 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 1,084 1,144 1,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 88.78% 91.30% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 922 948 944
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,325 £26,175 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,225 £58,750 £55,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 0 246 £45,000 - 16
Taunton 0 49 £41,500 +5.06% 5
Clevedon +1 27 £41,250 +3.13%
Yeovil +7 12 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Portishead +2 11 £47,500 +5.56%
Frome - 5 £40,000 -
Glastonbury - 5 £44,250 -
Street -9 4 £34,757 -18.22%
Bridgwater -4 2 - -
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £48,750 -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 159 (36.89%) C#
2 154 (35.73%) .NET
3 144 (33.41%) Scrum
4 125 (29.00%) MVC
5 120 (27.84%) JavaScript
6 116 (26.91%) Java
7 115 (26.68%) TDD
8 110 (25.52%) Test Automation
9 103 (23.90%) SQL
10 102 (23.67%) SQL Server
11 100 (23.20%) Software Engineering
12 88 (20.42%) ASP.NET
13 87 (20.19%) Git (software)
14 84 (19.49%) HTML
15 78 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
16 75 (17.40%) Web Development
17 72 (16.71%) AngularJS
18 70 (16.24%) Microsoft
19 65 (15.08%) Linux
19 65 (15.08%) SDLC
20 61 (14.15%) CSS
20 61 (14.15%) BDD
21 58 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
22 55 (12.76%) Unit Testing
23 52 (12.06%) Finance
23 52 (12.06%) Web Services
24 49 (11.37%) WCF
24 49 (11.37%) Node.js
24 49 (11.37%) React
25 48 (11.14%) Entity Framework

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 15 (3.48%) OpenStack
2 13 (3.02%) Apache
3 8 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (1.62%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.70%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.70%) JBoss
6 3 (0.70%) SilverStripe
6 3 (0.70%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.46%) nginx
7 2 (0.46%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.23%) Confluence
8 1 (0.23%) Gunicorn
8 1 (0.23%) IIS
8 1 (0.23%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.16%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.23%) HipChat
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.05%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.94%) SaaS
4 10 (2.32%) GitHub
5 6 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.93%) Office 365
7 2 (0.46%) Bluemix
7 2 (0.46%) BrowserStack
7 2 (0.46%) IaaS
7 2 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.46%) PaaS
8 1 (0.23%) G Suite
8 1 (0.23%) Google Play
8 1 (0.23%) npm
8 1 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.55%) Firewall
2 10 (2.32%) Kerberos
2 10 (2.32%) SAN
3 8 (1.86%) Network Security
4 7 (1.62%) SMS
5 5 (1.16%) Internet
6 4 (0.93%) HTTP
6 4 (0.93%) WAN
7 2 (0.46%) DHCP
7 2 (0.46%) DNS
7 2 (0.46%) LAN
7 2 (0.46%) Skype
7 2 (0.46%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.46%) VoIP
8 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.23%) IPv4
8 1 (0.23%) IPv6
8 1 (0.23%) SSL
8 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (23.67%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.74%) NoSQL
3 39 (9.05%) Hadoop
4 38 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 33 (7.66%) MySQL
6 22 (5.10%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (2.32%) Big Data
9 9 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.62%) Geospatial Data
10 7 (1.62%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.39%) GIS
11 6 (1.39%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.16%) Redis
13 4 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 87 (20.19%) Git (software)
2 39 (9.05%) Jenkins
3 36 (8.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (5.80%) Selenium
5 24 (5.57%) Subversion
6 18 (4.18%) Visual Studio
7 16 (3.71%) Moq
7 16 (3.71%) NUnit
8 14 (3.25%) Cucumber
9 10 (2.32%) JUnit
9 10 (2.32%) PHPUnit
9 10 (2.32%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (2.09%) Bugzilla
10 9 (2.09%) JIRA
10 9 (2.09%) Trac
11 8 (1.86%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.39%) GitLab
12 6 (1.39%) PEAR
12 6 (1.39%) Vagrant
General
1 52 (12.06%) Finance
2 20 (4.64%) Manufacturing
2 20 (4.64%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.94%) Marketing
4 15 (3.48%) Games
5 12 (2.78%) Electronics
6 6 (1.39%) Retail
7 5 (1.16%) Advertising
7 5 (1.16%) Law
8 4 (0.93%) Banking
9 3 (0.70%) French Language
10 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.46%) Military
10 2 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 250 (58.00%) Developer
2 96 (22.27%) .NET Developer
3 68 (15.78%) Software Developer
4 57 (13.23%) Java Developer
5 51 (11.83%) C# Developer
6 39 (9.05%) Software Engineer
7 33 (7.66%) Senior Developer
8 32 (7.42%) Junior
9 30 (6.96%) .NET Software Developer
10 29 (6.73%) C# .NET Developer
11 27 (6.26%) Junior Developer
12 26 (6.03%) Analyst
13 23 (5.34%) C# Software Developer
13 23 (5.34%) Lead Developer
13 23 (5.34%) Web Developer
14 19 (4.41%) E-Commerce Developer
15 17 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 17 (3.94%) PHP Developer
16 16 (3.71%) Junior Software Developer
16 16 (3.71%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (35.73%) .NET
2 88 (20.42%) ASP.NET
3 84 (19.49%) HTML
4 72 (16.71%) AngularJS
5 61 (14.15%) CSS
6 58 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 52 (12.06%) Web Services
8 49 (11.37%) Node.js
8 49 (11.37%) React
8 49 (11.37%) WCF
9 48 (11.14%) Entity Framework
9 48 (11.14%) RESTful
10 46 (10.67%) jQuery
11 42 (9.74%) .NET Framework
12 35 (8.12%) WPF
13 26 (6.03%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (5.34%) HTML5
15 22 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 21 (4.87%) Spring
17 20 (4.64%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.42%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 24 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.18%) User Experience
5 10 (2.32%) Music Streaming
6 7 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.62%) Fintech
6 7 (1.62%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.93%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.70%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.46%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.46%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.46%) Social Media
11 1 (0.23%) BBC
11 1 (0.23%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.23%) iPhone
11 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 65 (15.08%) Linux
2 38 (8.82%) Windows
3 20 (4.64%) Unix
4 11 (2.55%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.09%) Android
5 9 (2.09%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.23%) OpenWrt
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (33.41%) Scrum
2 125 (29.00%) MVC
3 115 (26.68%) TDD
4 110 (25.52%) Test Automation
5 100 (23.20%) Software Engineering
6 78 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (17.40%) Web Development
8 65 (15.08%) SDLC
9 61 (14.15%) BDD
10 55 (12.76%) Unit Testing
11 45 (10.44%) E-Commerce
12 44 (10.21%) Open Source
13 39 (9.05%) Continuous Delivery
13 39 (9.05%) OO
14 38 (8.82%) DevOps
15 33 (7.66%) Microservices
16 32 (7.42%) Mentoring
16 32 (7.42%) System Testing
17 28 (6.50%) Pair Programming
18 27 (6.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (36.89%) C#
2 120 (27.84%) JavaScript
3 116 (26.91%) Java
4 103 (23.90%) SQL
5 32 (7.42%) PHP
6 25 (5.80%) T-SQL
7 17 (3.94%) Python
8 15 (3.48%) Ruby
9 13 (3.02%) C++
10 6 (1.39%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.16%) Scala
11 5 (1.16%) XPath
12 4 (0.93%) C
12 4 (0.93%) ES6
12 4 (0.93%) Groovy
12 4 (0.93%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.70%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.70%) PHP 7
14 2 (0.46%) VB
14 2 (0.46%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 45 (10.44%) Security Cleared
2 43 (9.98%) Degree
3 36 (8.35%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.86%) ISEB
5 8 (1.86%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.46%) CCNA
8 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.23%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.23%) RHCE
9 1 (0.23%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.19%) QA
2 2 (0.46%) PMO
3 1 (0.23%) GDPR
3 1 (0.23%) HL7
3 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 36 (8.35%) Docker
2 10 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.70%) HDFS
5 3 (0.70%) LXC
5 3 (0.70%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.23%) Dovecot
7 1 (0.23%) Gluster
7 1 (0.23%) iptables
7 1 (0.23%) KVM
7 1 (0.23%) Snort
7 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (3.94%) Ansible
2 9 (2.09%) Puppet
3 6 (1.39%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.70%) Packer
4 3 (0.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.46%) Terraform
6 1 (0.23%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.23%) Grafana
6 1 (0.23%) Graylog
6 1 (0.23%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.23%) Kibana
6 1 (0.23%) Nagios
6 1 (0.23%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.23%) Rancher
6 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.64%) Google
3 12 (2.78%) SAP
4 11 (2.55%) VMware
5 10 (2.32%) Zend
6 9 (2.09%) Xamarin
7 8 (1.86%) Oracle
8 5 (1.16%) Cloudera
8 5 (1.16%) Hitachi
8 5 (1.16%) hybris
8 5 (1.16%) Syncsort
9 3 (0.70%) Apple
9 3 (0.70%) Citrix
10 2 (0.46%) IBM
10 2 (0.46%) NetApp
10 2 (0.46%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (0.23%) Infobright
11 1 (0.23%) New Relic
11 1 (0.23%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.23%) Red Hat