Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 305 437 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 30.75% 33.77% 26.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.37% 36.00% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 274 456 360
Somerset median annual salary £44,125 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.06% -1.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £30,900
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £67,750
South West median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +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 914 1,214 1,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 92.14% 93.82% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 787 944 959
Somerset median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,197 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -2 159 £44,000 +3.53% 16
Taunton 0 61 £40,000 +1.27% 22
Yeovil +11 36 £61,250 +53.13% 2
Street 0 10 £47,378 +5.29%
Frome - 5 £40,000 - 1
Glastonbury - 5 £44,250 -
Portishead -3 4 £39,931 -11.26%
Wells - 4 £50,000 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £50,000 -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 120 (39.34%) C#
2 97 (31.80%) Scrum
3 95 (31.15%) .NET
4 93 (30.49%) MVC
5 84 (27.54%) Java
5 84 (27.54%) SQL
5 84 (27.54%) Test Automation
6 74 (24.26%) JavaScript
7 73 (23.93%) SQL Server
8 72 (23.61%) Software Engineering
9 68 (22.30%) TDD
10 60 (19.67%) HTML
11 56 (18.36%) ASP.NET
12 55 (18.03%) Microsoft
13 52 (17.05%) CSS
14 51 (16.72%) Problem-Solving
15 48 (15.74%) Microsoft Azure
16 46 (15.08%) Windows
16 46 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
17 42 (13.77%) ASP.NET MVC
18 41 (13.44%) Relational Database
19 40 (13.11%) Entity Framework
20 39 (12.79%) BDD
21 38 (12.46%) Unit Testing
22 37 (12.13%) Finance
22 37 (12.13%) Git (software)
22 37 (12.13%) Team Foundation Server
23 36 (11.80%) Mentoring
24 33 (10.82%) Linux
24 33 (10.82%) Web Services

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 9 (2.95%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.64%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.31%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.31%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.98%) Apache
4 3 (0.98%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.66%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.66%) CMS
5 2 (0.66%) Mule ESB
5 2 (0.66%) nginx
5 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.33%) Gunicorn
6 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.33%) Mule
6 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (3.28%) Office 365
4 4 (1.31%) SaaS
5 3 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.98%) GitHub
5 3 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.66%) Serverless
7 1 (0.33%) G Suite
7 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.33%) IaaS
7 1 (0.33%) PaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.95%) Firewall
2 5 (1.64%) Kerberos
2 5 (1.64%) Network Security
2 5 (1.64%) SMS
3 4 (1.31%) SAN
4 2 (0.66%) DHCP
4 2 (0.66%) DNS
4 2 (0.66%) Skype
4 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.66%) WAN
5 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.33%) HTTP
5 1 (0.33%) IPv4
5 1 (0.33%) IPv6
5 1 (0.33%) SSL
5 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (23.93%) SQL Server
2 41 (13.44%) Relational Database
3 22 (7.21%) Hadoop
4 15 (4.92%) MySQL
5 13 (4.26%) Geospatial Data
5 13 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.61%) Big Data
6 11 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.95%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.62%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (2.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.97%) GIS
11 5 (1.64%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.64%) HBase
11 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (12.13%) Git (software)
1 37 (12.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (8.85%) Jenkins
3 18 (5.90%) Selenium
4 14 (4.59%) Visual Studio
5 12 (3.93%) Cucumber
6 11 (3.61%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (2.62%) JIRA
7 8 (2.62%) Subversion
8 6 (1.97%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.97%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.97%) JMeter
8 6 (1.97%) SoapUI
8 6 (1.97%) Trac
9 5 (1.64%) JSUnit
9 5 (1.64%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.31%) JUnit
11 3 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.98%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.98%) PEAR
General
1 37 (12.13%) Finance
2 18 (5.90%) Retail
3 14 (4.59%) Marketing
4 13 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.95%) Electronics
5 9 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.97%) Games
7 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.66%) Military
8 1 (0.33%) French Language
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (43.61%) Developer
2 47 (15.41%) .NET Developer
2 47 (15.41%) Software Developer
3 38 (12.46%) C# Developer
4 37 (12.13%) Software Engineer
5 36 (11.80%) Analyst
6 27 (8.85%) Java Developer
7 22 (7.21%) .NET Software Developer
8 20 (6.56%) Business Analyst
9 18 (5.90%) Web Developer
10 17 (5.57%) C# Software Developer
11 16 (5.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 16 (5.25%) C# Web Developer
12 14 (4.59%) Test Engineer
13 12 (3.93%) Architect
13 12 (3.93%) Senior Developer
14 11 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 11 (3.61%) SQL Developer
14 11 (3.61%) Test Automation Engineer
15 10 (3.28%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (31.15%) .NET
2 60 (19.67%) HTML
3 56 (18.36%) ASP.NET
4 52 (17.05%) CSS
5 42 (13.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (13.11%) Entity Framework
7 33 (10.82%) Web Services
8 29 (9.51%) jQuery
9 28 (9.18%) RESTful
10 27 (8.85%) AngularJS
10 27 (8.85%) WCF
11 24 (7.87%) WPF
12 22 (7.21%) .NET Framework
13 17 (5.57%) Node.js
14 16 (5.25%) JSP
15 15 (4.92%) Ajax
15 15 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (4.92%) React
16 13 (4.26%) HTML5
16 13 (4.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.57%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.30%) User Experience
6 6 (1.97%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.31%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.98%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.66%) Fintech
9 2 (0.66%) FMCG
9 2 (0.66%) Social Media
10 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.33%) Animation
10 1 (0.33%) Blog
10 1 (0.33%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.33%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.08%) Windows
2 33 (10.82%) Linux
3 14 (4.59%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.97%) Unix
6 4 (1.31%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.98%) Android
8 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (31.80%) Scrum
2 93 (30.49%) MVC
3 84 (27.54%) Test Automation
4 72 (23.61%) Software Engineering
5 68 (22.30%) TDD
6 51 (16.72%) Problem-Solving
7 46 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (12.79%) BDD
9 38 (12.46%) Unit Testing
10 36 (11.80%) Mentoring
11 32 (10.49%) Web Development
12 28 (9.18%) DevOps
13 26 (8.52%) Waterfall
14 25 (8.20%) Continuous Delivery
14 25 (8.20%) Pair Programming
15 23 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (7.54%) Customer Requirements
15 23 (7.54%) ITIL
15 23 (7.54%) SDLC
16 22 (7.21%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 120 (39.34%) C#
2 84 (27.54%) Java
2 84 (27.54%) SQL
3 74 (24.26%) JavaScript
4 24 (7.87%) T-SQL
5 20 (6.56%) Python
6 15 (4.92%) C++
7 14 (4.59%) Ruby
8 12 (3.93%) PowerShell
9 9 (2.95%) PHP
10 8 (2.62%) Java 8
11 4 (1.31%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.31%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.98%) C
12 3 (0.98%) Groovy
12 3 (0.98%) VB
13 1 (0.33%) Dart
13 1 (0.33%) Perl
13 1 (0.33%) R
13 1 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 24 (7.87%) Degree
2 24 (7.87%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.95%) AWS Certification
4 8 (2.62%) ISEB
5 7 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.97%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.98%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.66%) CCNA
9 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.66%) MCSD
9 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.33%) CBAP
10 1 (0.33%) CCNP
10 1 (0.33%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.23%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) PMO
2 2 (0.66%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) GDPR
3 1 (0.33%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 14 (4.59%) Docker
2 7 (2.30%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.64%) HDFS
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.33%) LXC
6 1 (0.33%) Snort
6 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.33%) vSphere
6 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (3.93%) Ansible
2 4 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.31%) Puppet
2 4 (1.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (0.98%) Packer
4 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.66%) Terraform
5 1 (0.33%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.33%) Rancher
5 1 (0.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.59%) Google
2 14 (4.59%) SAP
3 12 (3.93%) Xamarin
4 11 (3.61%) Oracle
5 9 (2.95%) ATG
6 8 (2.62%) VMware
7 5 (1.64%) Citrix
7 5 (1.64%) Syncsort
8 3 (0.98%) Apple
8 3 (0.98%) hybris
9 2 (0.66%) Cisco
9 2 (0.66%) NetApp
9 2 (0.66%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (0.33%) Adobe
10 1 (0.33%) EMC
10 1 (0.33%) HP