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

Agile Software Development
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 294 438 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 30.22% 32.32% 29.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.30% 34.73% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 251 422 427
Somerset median annual salary £44,000 £41,377 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.34% -2.64% +13.33%
10th Percentile £30,732 £31,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,200 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

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 883 1,261 1,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.75% 93.06% 90.21%
Number of salaries quoted 750 957 1,048
Somerset median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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 0 124 £44,000 +3.53% 17
Taunton 0 71 £41,500 +0.30% 21
Yeovil +14 41 £61,250 +28.95% 3
Street +4 15 £70,000 +51.35%
Portishead -1 12 £27,000 -41.62%
Wells - 10 £48,750 -
Frome - 3 £42,500 - 2
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £50,000 - 2
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 104 (35.37%) C#
2 103 (35.03%) Scrum
3 84 (28.57%) Java
4 83 (28.23%) .NET
5 81 (27.55%) Test Automation
6 78 (26.53%) JavaScript
6 78 (26.53%) MVC
7 67 (22.79%) TDD
8 61 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
9 60 (20.41%) SQL Server
10 59 (20.07%) SQL
11 52 (17.69%) Software Engineering
12 50 (17.01%) HTML
13 46 (15.65%) ASP.NET
14 45 (15.31%) BDD
15 43 (14.63%) Microsoft
15 43 (14.63%) CSS
16 41 (13.95%) Windows
17 40 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
18 39 (13.27%) ASP.NET MVC
19 35 (11.90%) Unit Testing
19 35 (11.90%) Computer Science
19 35 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
20 34 (11.56%) Finance
20 34 (11.56%) RESTful
21 33 (11.22%) Degree
22 31 (10.54%) Team Foundation Server
23 30 (10.20%) Web Services
24 29 (9.86%) Kanban
24 29 (9.86%) Relational Database

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 (3.74%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.06%) CMS
3 7 (2.38%) ArcGIS
3 7 (2.38%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.70%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.68%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.68%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.34%) Mule
7 1 (0.34%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 61 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (3.40%) Office 365
4 7 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.02%) Serverless
6 2 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.68%) SaaS
7 1 (0.34%) GitHub
7 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.38%) Firewall
2 4 (1.36%) SAN
3 3 (1.02%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.02%) Network Security
4 2 (0.68%) DHCP
4 2 (0.68%) DNS
4 2 (0.68%) Skype
4 2 (0.68%) SMS
4 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.68%) WAN
5 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.34%) HTTP
5 1 (0.34%) Internet
5 1 (0.34%) IPv4
5 1 (0.34%) IPv6
5 1 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.86%) Relational Database
3 23 (7.82%) Hadoop
4 20 (6.80%) Big Data
5 17 (5.78%) Geospatial Data
6 11 (3.74%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.06%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.72%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.72%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.38%) GIS
9 7 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.04%) MySQL
11 5 (1.70%) Power BI
11 5 (1.70%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (10.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (8.84%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.46%) Jenkins
3 19 (6.46%) Selenium
4 15 (5.10%) Visual Studio
4 15 (5.10%) Visual Studio Team System
5 14 (4.76%) Cucumber
6 10 (3.40%) SpecFlow
7 9 (3.06%) JMeter
7 9 (3.06%) SoapUI
8 8 (2.72%) JIRA
9 6 (2.04%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.36%) JSUnit
11 3 (1.02%) Gradle
11 3 (1.02%) IntelliJ
11 3 (1.02%) JUnit
11 3 (1.02%) Subversion
12 2 (0.68%) Ant
12 2 (0.68%) Maven
12 2 (0.68%) ReSharper
General
1 34 (11.56%) Finance
2 19 (6.46%) Retail
3 17 (5.78%) Marketing
4 12 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.06%) Games
6 8 (2.72%) Electronics
6 8 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.02%) Publishing
8 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.34%) Banking
9 1 (0.34%) French Language
9 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 118 (40.14%) Developer
2 46 (15.65%) Analyst
3 42 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 31 (10.54%) .NET Developer
5 30 (10.20%) Java Developer
6 26 (8.84%) Software Engineer
7 23 (7.82%) Business Analyst
8 21 (7.14%) C# Developer
9 18 (6.12%) Test Engineer
10 15 (5.10%) Test Automation Engineer
10 15 (5.10%) Web Developer
11 14 (4.76%) Graduate
12 13 (4.42%) .NET Software Developer
13 12 (4.08%) C# Web Developer
13 12 (4.08%) Senior Developer
13 12 (4.08%) Support Engineer
14 11 (3.74%) Automation Test Lead
14 11 (3.74%) Lead Developer
15 10 (3.40%) Java Software Developer
16 9 (3.06%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (28.23%) .NET
2 50 (17.01%) HTML
3 46 (15.65%) ASP.NET
4 43 (14.63%) CSS
5 39 (13.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (11.56%) RESTful
7 30 (10.20%) Web Services
8 27 (9.18%) Entity Framework
9 25 (8.50%) jQuery
10 24 (8.16%) WPF
11 19 (6.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (6.12%) .NET Framework
13 16 (5.44%) AngularJS
13 16 (5.44%) JSP
13 16 (5.44%) WCF
14 14 (4.76%) SOAP
15 12 (4.08%) Node.js
16 11 (3.74%) React
17 10 (3.40%) Ajax
17 10 (3.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.10%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.04%) Fintech
4 6 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.04%) User Experience
5 5 (1.70%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.70%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.02%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.68%) FMCG
7 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.34%) Animation
8 1 (0.34%) Blog
8 1 (0.34%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.34%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.95%) Windows
2 21 (7.14%) Linux
3 16 (5.44%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.70%) Unix
6 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.34%) Debian
7 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (35.03%) Scrum
2 81 (27.55%) Test Automation
3 78 (26.53%) MVC
4 67 (22.79%) TDD
5 52 (17.69%) Software Engineering
6 45 (15.31%) BDD
7 40 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
8 35 (11.90%) Unit Testing
9 29 (9.86%) Kanban
10 28 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 26 (8.84%) Mathematics
12 25 (8.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 25 (8.50%) DevOps
13 24 (8.16%) OO
13 24 (8.16%) SDLC
14 23 (7.82%) User Stories
14 23 (7.82%) Waterfall
15 22 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (7.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 104 (35.37%) C#
2 84 (28.57%) Java
3 78 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 59 (20.07%) SQL
5 26 (8.84%) Python
6 19 (6.46%) C++
7 18 (6.12%) Ruby
8 16 (5.44%) PowerShell
9 15 (5.10%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.72%) Scala
11 6 (2.04%) C
11 6 (2.04%) Java 8
12 5 (1.70%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.70%) PHP
13 3 (1.02%) Groovy
14 1 (0.34%) ABAP
14 1 (0.34%) ES6
14 1 (0.34%) R
14 1 (0.34%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (11.22%) Degree
2 23 (7.82%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.46%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.06%) AWS Certification
4 9 (3.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (3.06%) ISEB
5 8 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (2.38%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.38%) PhD
7 5 (1.70%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.68%) CCNA
9 2 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.68%) MCSD
9 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.34%) CBAP
10 1 (0.34%) CCNP
10 1 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.12%) QA
2 4 (1.36%) PMO
3 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) GDPR
4 1 (0.34%) HL7
4 1 (0.34%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 8 (2.72%) Docker
2 6 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.02%) HDFS
5 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.68%) XenServer
6 1 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (2.04%) Ansible
2 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.02%) Puppet
2 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.76%) SAP
3 10 (3.40%) Xamarin
4 9 (3.06%) ATG
4 9 (3.06%) Oracle
5 8 (2.72%) VMware
6 5 (1.70%) Citrix
7 4 (1.36%) Syncsort
8 3 (1.02%) Cisco
8 3 (1.02%) Google
9 2 (0.68%) HP
9 2 (0.68%) NetApp
9 2 (0.68%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (0.34%) Adobe
10 1 (0.34%) Apple
10 1 (0.34%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.34%) EMC
10 1 (0.34%) hybris