Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 327 433 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 29.17% 35.23% 33.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.90% 38.76% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 254 416 442
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,813 £59,875 £60,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 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 1,025 1,117 1,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 91.44% 90.89% 92.77%
Number of salaries quoted 705 944 953
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £41,188 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.18% +2.97% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,050
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 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
Bath 0 144 £47,500 +5.56% 32
Taunton 0 91 £46,015 +10.88% 10
Street +9 21 £83,750 +140.96% 2
Yeovil -1 21 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Weston-super-Mare -23 10 £31,250 -35.90% 2
Bridgwater -5 7 £40,000 - 1
Clevedon -10 4 - -
Frome +1 3 £31,500 -21.25%
Portishead +1 3 £27,500 -42.11%
Minehead - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 113 (34.56%) C#
2 93 (28.44%) Test Automation
3 86 (26.30%) Java
4 82 (25.08%) .NET
5 79 (24.16%) JavaScript
6 78 (23.85%) Scrum
7 77 (23.55%) Software Engineering
8 69 (21.10%) SQL
8 69 (21.10%) CSS
9 63 (19.27%) HTML
10 58 (17.74%) Continuous Delivery
11 53 (16.21%) Security Cleared
12 48 (14.68%) MVC
13 45 (13.76%) Microsoft Azure
14 44 (13.46%) SC Cleared
14 44 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (13.15%) TDD
15 43 (13.15%) Git (software)
15 43 (13.15%) Geospatial Data
16 42 (12.84%) BDD
16 42 (12.84%) ASP.NET
16 42 (12.84%) Python
17 40 (12.23%) SDLC
18 39 (11.93%) SQL Server
19 38 (11.62%) Linux
20 37 (11.31%) Finance
21 33 (10.09%) Windows
21 33 (10.09%) Big Data
22 32 (9.79%) Unit Testing
22 32 (9.79%) Project Management

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 14 (4.28%) Apache
2 7 (2.14%) Apache Spark
2 7 (2.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.83%) NServiceBus
4 5 (1.53%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.22%) Drupal
6 3 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.92%) Confluence
7 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.61%) IIS
8 1 (0.31%) CMS
8 1 (0.31%) nginx
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (3.06%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) Simulink
4 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (13.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.83%) Serverless
4 4 (1.22%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.92%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (0.92%) IaaS
6 2 (0.61%) PaaS
6 2 (0.61%) SaaS
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.31%) npm
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.31%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.14%) HTTP
2 4 (1.22%) Extranet
3 3 (0.92%) Internet
4 1 (0.31%) Broadband
4 1 (0.31%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.15%) Geospatial Data
2 39 (11.93%) SQL Server
3 33 (10.09%) Big Data
4 26 (7.95%) Hadoop
5 22 (6.73%) GIS
6 10 (3.06%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.75%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (2.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.14%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.14%) MySQL
9 7 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.22%) CouchDB
11 3 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.61%) Power BI
12 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.31%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 43 (13.15%) Git (software)
2 31 (9.48%) Selenium
3 25 (7.65%) Jenkins
4 20 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (5.20%) SoapUI
6 16 (4.89%) Cucumber
6 16 (4.89%) Visual Studio
7 15 (4.59%) Eclipse
8 14 (4.28%) Eclipse RCP
9 13 (3.98%) AccuRev
10 12 (3.67%) SpecFlow
11 10 (3.06%) JMeter
12 9 (2.75%) JIRA
13 7 (2.14%) Rhino Mocks
14 6 (1.83%) GitLab
14 6 (1.83%) JUnit
14 6 (1.83%) Mockito
14 6 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
15 4 (1.22%) NUnit
15 4 (1.22%) PHPUnit
General
1 37 (11.31%) Finance
2 15 (4.59%) Retail
3 14 (4.28%) Manufacturing
4 12 (3.67%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.75%) Electronics
5 9 (2.75%) Marketing
6 4 (1.22%) Back Office
7 3 (0.92%) Advertising
7 3 (0.92%) Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Games
8 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 109 (33.33%) Developer
2 44 (13.46%) Software Engineer
3 35 (10.70%) .NET Developer
4 31 (9.48%) Java Developer
5 29 (8.87%) Junior
6 26 (7.95%) Analyst
6 26 (7.95%) Project Manager
7 23 (7.03%) Software Developer
8 21 (6.42%) Architect
9 20 (6.12%) C# Developer
10 19 (5.81%) Test Engineer
11 18 (5.50%) Business Analyst
12 17 (5.20%) Java Engineer
13 15 (4.59%) Enterprise Architect
13 15 (4.59%) Java Software Engineer
13 15 (4.59%) Junior Software Engineer
13 15 (4.59%) Senior Software Engineer
14 14 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
14 14 (4.28%) Lead Developer
15 13 (3.98%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (25.08%) .NET
2 69 (21.10%) CSS
3 63 (19.27%) HTML
4 42 (12.84%) ASP.NET
5 28 (8.56%) jQuery
6 27 (8.26%) .NET Framework
7 26 (7.95%) AngularJS
7 26 (7.95%) Spring
8 23 (7.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (7.03%) Middleware
9 21 (6.42%) Web Services
10 20 (6.12%) React
10 20 (6.12%) RESTful
11 19 (5.81%) JSON
12 17 (5.20%) HTML5
13 16 (4.89%) REST
14 14 (4.28%) JSP
15 12 (3.67%) Entity Framework
16 10 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (3.06%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.73%) Data Protection Act
2 16 (4.89%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (3.67%) User Experience
4 9 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.45%) EPoS
6 6 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.53%) iPad
7 5 (1.53%) NHS
8 4 (1.22%) Fintech
8 4 (1.22%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.61%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.61%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.31%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.31%) Life Science
10 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.62%) Linux
2 33 (10.09%) Windows
3 8 (2.45%) Unix
3 8 (2.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.22%) Android
4 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.22%) Debian
4 4 (1.22%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (28.44%) Test Automation
2 78 (23.85%) Scrum
3 77 (23.55%) Software Engineering
4 58 (17.74%) Continuous Delivery
5 48 (14.68%) MVC
6 44 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (13.15%) TDD
8 42 (12.84%) BDD
9 40 (12.23%) SDLC
10 32 (9.79%) Project Management
10 32 (9.79%) Unit Testing
11 30 (9.17%) DevOps
12 28 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (8.56%) Collaborative Working
13 26 (7.95%) Deployment Automation
14 25 (7.65%) Analytics
14 25 (7.65%) Matrix Management
15 24 (7.34%) Technical Leadership
16 23 (7.03%) Mentoring
16 23 (7.03%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 113 (34.56%) C#
2 86 (26.30%) Java
3 79 (24.16%) JavaScript
4 69 (21.10%) SQL
5 42 (12.84%) Python
6 19 (5.81%) C++
7 16 (4.89%) Ruby
8 15 (4.59%) Java 8
8 15 (4.59%) Scala
9 11 (3.36%) PHP
10 10 (3.06%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.06%) TypeScript
11 9 (2.75%) C
11 9 (2.75%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.14%) Groovy
12 7 (2.14%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.53%) ES6
13 5 (1.53%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.61%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (16.21%) Security Cleared
2 44 (13.46%) SC Cleared
3 26 (7.95%) Degree
4 24 (7.34%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (1.83%) APMP
6 4 (1.22%) ISEB
6 4 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.92%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.61%) CCNA
8 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.61%) RHCE
8 2 (0.61%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.12%) QA
2 9 (2.75%) PMO
3 2 (0.61%) GDPR
3 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) P3O
System Software
1 15 (4.59%) Docker
2 6 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.22%) Xen
4 2 (0.61%) HDFS
4 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.61%) vSphere
5 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.31%) oVirt
5 1 (0.31%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 7 (2.14%) Ansible
2 6 (1.83%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.83%) Puppet
3 3 (0.92%) Nmap
3 3 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (9.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.75%) SAP
3 7 (2.14%) FNZ
3 7 (2.14%) Tableau
4 6 (1.83%) VMware
5 5 (1.53%) Civica
5 5 (1.53%) Oracle
6 4 (1.22%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.92%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.61%) Adobe
8 2 (0.61%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.61%) Google
9 1 (0.31%) Facebook
9 1 (0.31%) Software AG
9 1 (0.31%) webMethods