Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 467 434 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 34.67% 32.63% 29.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.47% 35.90% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 456 426 290
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,000 £61,250 £55,175
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +7.23% +3.75%

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 1214 1209 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.13% 90.90% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1023 938
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 0 264 £45,000 - 18
Taunton 0 64 £41,500 +3.75%
Clevedon +10 28 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Portishead +5 12 £47,500 -11.63%
Yeovil -3 4 £50,000 +42.86%
Bridgwater - 2 - -
Cheddar - 2 £40,000 -
Glastonbury +1 1 £44,000 +2.33%
Templecombe - 1 £55,000 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £47,500 -
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 170 (36.40%) .NET
2 167 (35.76%) C#
3 160 (34.26%) Scrum
4 145 (31.05%) MVC
5 126 (26.98%) Test Automation
6 123 (26.34%) Java
7 117 (25.05%) JavaScript
8 110 (23.55%) ASP.NET
8 110 (23.55%) TDD
9 105 (22.48%) SQL Server
10 102 (21.84%) SQL
11 98 (20.99%) Software Engineering
12 92 (19.70%) SDLC
13 86 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 83 (17.77%) Microsoft
15 75 (16.06%) Git (software)
15 75 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
16 72 (15.42%) HTML
17 71 (15.20%) WPF
18 67 (14.35%) AngularJS
19 64 (13.70%) Finance
20 63 (13.49%) BDD
21 59 (12.63%) Unit Testing
22 58 (12.42%) WCF
22 58 (12.42%) Web Development
22 58 (12.42%) NoSQL
23 57 (12.21%) Linux
24 52 (11.13%) Hadoop
24 52 (11.13%) Security Cleared
25 49 (10.49%) .NET 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 16 (3.43%) OpenStack
2 15 (3.21%) Apache
3 12 (2.57%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.07%) JBoss
5 4 (0.86%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.86%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.64%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.64%) Confluence
6 3 (0.64%) SilverStripe
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.21%) CMS
8 1 (0.21%) IIS
8 1 (0.21%) nginx
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.64%) HipChat
2 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.43%) GitHub
4 14 (3.00%) SaaS
5 3 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.43%) Bluemix
6 2 (0.43%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.43%) IaaS
6 2 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.21%) Google Play
7 1 (0.21%) npm
7 1 (0.21%) Office 365
7 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.00%) Kerberos
2 10 (2.14%) Internet
3 9 (1.93%) SAN
4 8 (1.71%) Firewall
4 8 (1.71%) LDAP
5 7 (1.50%) Network Security
6 4 (0.86%) HTTP
7 3 (0.64%) SMS
8 2 (0.43%) LAN
8 2 (0.43%) VoIP
8 2 (0.43%) WAN
9 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.21%) IPv4
9 1 (0.21%) IPv6
9 1 (0.21%) SNMP
9 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (22.48%) SQL Server
2 58 (12.42%) NoSQL
3 52 (11.13%) Hadoop
4 37 (7.92%) SQL Server 2016
5 35 (7.49%) MySQL
5 35 (7.49%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.00%) RDBMS
6 14 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (2.78%) Star Schema
8 12 (2.57%) Big Data
9 11 (2.36%) MongoDB
9 11 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.93%) OLAP
11 9 (1.93%) OLTP
11 9 (1.93%) SSDT
12 8 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.50%) Redis
13 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 75 (16.06%) Git (software)
2 44 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (6.42%) Selenium
4 28 (6.00%) NUnit
5 27 (5.78%) Jenkins
6 26 (5.57%) Moq
7 23 (4.93%) Subversion
8 21 (4.50%) Visual Studio
9 17 (3.64%) Rhino Mocks
10 16 (3.43%) Cucumber
11 13 (2.78%) JIRA
11 13 (2.78%) JUnit
12 12 (2.57%) Visual Studio Team System
13 9 (1.93%) tSQLt
14 7 (1.50%) Maven
14 7 (1.50%) PHPUnit
14 7 (1.50%) SpecFlow
14 7 (1.50%) Vagrant
15 6 (1.28%) GitLab
15 6 (1.28%) Grunt
General
1 64 (13.70%) Finance
2 32 (6.85%) Manufacturing
3 29 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.93%) Marketing
5 21 (4.50%) Electronics
6 13 (2.78%) Games
7 5 (1.07%) Advertising
7 5 (1.07%) Banking
7 5 (1.07%) Law
7 5 (1.07%) Retail
8 3 (0.64%) French Language
9 2 (0.43%) Billing
9 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.43%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 269 (57.60%) Developer
2 110 (23.55%) .NET Developer
3 69 (14.78%) Java Developer
4 46 (9.85%) Senior Developer
5 43 (9.21%) Lead Developer
6 39 (8.35%) Software Developer
7 34 (7.28%) Analyst
7 34 (7.28%) C# Developer
7 34 (7.28%) Junior
7 34 (7.28%) Software Engineer
8 26 (5.57%) Junior Developer
9 24 (5.14%) Lead .NET Developer
10 21 (4.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (4.50%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (4.28%) PHP Developer
11 20 (4.28%) Web Developer
12 18 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
12 18 (3.85%) Test Analyst
13 17 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
14 16 (3.43%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (36.40%) .NET
2 110 (23.55%) ASP.NET
3 86 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 72 (15.42%) HTML
5 71 (15.20%) WPF
6 67 (14.35%) AngularJS
7 58 (12.42%) WCF
8 49 (10.49%) .NET Framework
8 49 (10.49%) CSS
8 49 (10.49%) RESTful
9 48 (10.28%) Node.js
9 48 (10.28%) Web Services
10 43 (9.21%) Entity Framework
11 39 (8.35%) React
12 37 (7.92%) jQuery
13 33 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 28 (6.00%) WinForms
15 27 (5.78%) Spring
16 24 (5.14%) JSON
17 23 (4.93%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.99%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (5.35%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.64%) Music Streaming
3 17 (3.64%) User Experience
4 15 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.71%) Fintech
6 4 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (0.86%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.64%) Algorithms
7 3 (0.64%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.43%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.43%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.43%) RIA
9 1 (0.21%) BBC
9 1 (0.21%) Clustering
9 1 (0.21%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.21%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.21%) iPhone
9 1 (0.21%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (12.21%) Linux
2 33 (7.07%) Windows
3 19 (4.07%) Unix
4 7 (1.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.28%) Android
6 5 (1.07%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.64%) OpenWrt
7 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.43%) Debian
8 2 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.43%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (34.26%) Scrum
2 145 (31.05%) MVC
3 126 (26.98%) Test Automation
4 110 (23.55%) TDD
5 98 (20.99%) Software Engineering
6 92 (19.70%) SDLC
7 75 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
8 63 (13.49%) BDD
9 59 (12.63%) Unit Testing
10 58 (12.42%) Web Development
11 47 (10.06%) System Testing
12 39 (8.35%) Web Application Development
13 38 (8.14%) E-Commerce
13 38 (8.14%) Kanban
14 35 (7.49%) Continuous Delivery
14 35 (7.49%) DevOps
14 35 (7.49%) Open Source
15 32 (6.85%) OO
16 31 (6.64%) Microservices
17 27 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 167 (35.76%) C#
2 123 (26.34%) Java
3 117 (25.05%) JavaScript
4 102 (21.84%) SQL
5 34 (7.28%) PHP
6 33 (7.07%) T-SQL
7 25 (5.35%) Python
8 14 (3.00%) Ruby
9 13 (2.78%) C++
10 11 (2.36%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.14%) XPath
12 7 (1.50%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.50%) Groovy
12 7 (1.50%) XQuery
13 6 (1.28%) C
14 5 (1.07%) Embedded C
14 5 (1.07%) ES6
15 4 (0.86%) Scala
15 4 (0.86%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (11.13%) Security Cleared
2 47 (10.06%) SC Cleared
3 39 (8.35%) Degree
4 13 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 12 (2.57%) ISEB
6 11 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.43%) CCNA
9 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.43%) RHCE
9 2 (0.43%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.64%) QA
2 3 (0.64%) PMO
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (6.85%) Docker
2 9 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.43%) KVM
5 2 (0.43%) LXC
5 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.21%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.21%) Gluster
6 1 (0.21%) iptables
Systems Management
1 14 (3.00%) Ansible
1 14 (3.00%) Puppet
2 10 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.07%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.43%) Grafana
5 2 (0.43%) StackStorm
6 1 (0.21%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.21%) Graylog
6 1 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.21%) Icinga
6 1 (0.21%) Kibana
6 1 (0.21%) Nagios
6 1 (0.21%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 83 (17.77%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.50%) SAP
3 12 (2.57%) Google
4 10 (2.14%) Zend
5 9 (1.93%) Oracle
5 9 (1.93%) RedGate
5 9 (1.93%) Xamarin
6 7 (1.50%) Cloudera
6 7 (1.50%) Hitachi
6 7 (1.50%) VMware
7 3 (0.64%) hybris
7 3 (0.64%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.43%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.43%) IBM
9 1 (0.21%) Cadence
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco
9 1 (0.21%) Infobright
9 1 (0.21%) New Relic
9 1 (0.21%) Qualys
9 1 (0.21%) Splunk