Period
to 13 July 2020

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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Somerset
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 148 282 309
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 29.48% 32.34% 30.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.67% 36.39% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 158 281 288
Median annual salary £45,865 £42,500 £44,529
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.92% -4.56% +7.62%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,732
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £63,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,015
% change year-on-year +5.56% -4.28% +4.48%

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 453 775 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.24% 88.88% 91.84%
Number of salaries quoted 385 630 803
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £28,350 £28,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Somerset

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Somerset.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Somerset

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Somerset over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

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 13 July 2020. 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 96 £47,500 +5.56% 17
Yeovil +1 22 £38,300 +2.13% 2
Portishead 0 12 £39,069 +21.11%
Taunton -4 7 £43,000 +8.18% 1
Clevedon +11 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Street -3 2 £85,000 +3.03%
Bridgwater +4 1 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Minehead 0 1 £50,000 -
Shepton Mallet - 1 £62,500 -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 50 (33.78%) Degree
2 43 (29.05%) JavaScript
3 42 (28.38%) Java
3 42 (28.38%) Scrum
4 40 (27.03%) DevOps
5 38 (25.68%) .NET
6 37 (25.00%) C#
6 37 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 36 (24.32%) Azure
8 35 (23.65%) AWS
9 34 (22.97%) SQL
10 32 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (18.92%) Security Cleared
11 28 (18.92%) SQL Server
11 28 (18.92%) Linux
11 28 (18.92%) Python
12 27 (18.24%) Git (software)
13 26 (17.57%) Unit Testing
13 26 (17.57%) Fintech
14 25 (16.89%) MongoDB
15 24 (16.22%) React
16 23 (15.54%) Docker
16 23 (15.54%) TypeScript
16 23 (15.54%) TDD
17 22 (14.86%) ASP.NET
18 21 (14.19%) OO
18 21 (14.19%) Microsoft
18 21 (14.19%) Finance
19 20 (13.51%) MVC
19 20 (13.51%) Aerospace

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 6 (4.05%) NServiceBus
2 5 (3.38%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.70%) Apache
3 4 (2.70%) ArcGIS
4 3 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (24.32%) Azure
2 35 (23.65%) AWS
3 12 (8.11%) Power Platform
3 12 (8.11%) SaaS
4 11 (7.43%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (7.43%) Serverless
5 7 (4.73%) GitHub
6 6 (4.05%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (4.05%) GCP
7 4 (2.70%) Office 365
8 3 (2.03%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (1.35%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.35%) npm
10 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.16%) Tactical Data Link
2 2 (1.35%) Broadband
2 2 (1.35%) HTTP
2 2 (1.35%) VPN
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) Intranet
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) SSL
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.89%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.11%) Power BI
4 10 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (4.05%) Geospatial Data
6 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (3.38%) CouchDB
8 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.03%) Big Data
9 3 (2.03%) Cosmos DB
9 3 (2.03%) OLAP
9 3 (2.03%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (1.35%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (18.24%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.78%) Rational DOORS
3 11 (7.43%) Selenium
4 8 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.41%) Maven
5 6 (4.05%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.38%) Mercurial
6 5 (3.38%) Subversion
6 5 (3.38%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (2.70%) Gradle
8 3 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.03%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.35%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (1.35%) JIRA
9 2 (1.35%) webpack
10 1 (0.68%) Appium
10 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.68%) GitLab
10 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (14.19%) Finance
2 20 (13.51%) Aerospace
3 10 (6.76%) Marketing
4 5 (3.38%) Military
5 4 (2.70%) Police
6 3 (2.03%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (41.22%) Developer
2 28 (18.92%) Software Engineer
3 16 (10.81%) Senior Developer
4 12 (8.11%) .NET Developer
4 12 (8.11%) Software Developer
5 11 (7.43%) AWS Engineer
5 11 (7.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (7.43%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (6.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (6.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Analyst
8 8 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.73%) Lead Developer
10 6 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.05%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Angular Developer
11 5 (3.38%) AWS DevOps
11 5 (3.38%) Azure Engineer
11 5 (3.38%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (25.68%) .NET
2 24 (16.22%) React
3 22 (14.86%) ASP.NET
4 20 (13.51%) .NET Core
4 20 (13.51%) HTML
5 19 (12.84%) CSS
6 18 (12.16%) Node.js
6 18 (12.16%) Web Services
7 15 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (10.14%) Vue.js
8 11 (7.43%) .NET Framework
8 11 (7.43%) AngularJS
9 10 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (5.41%) HTML5
11 7 (4.73%) GraphQL
11 7 (4.73%) JSON
11 7 (4.73%) REST
12 6 (4.05%) RESTful
12 6 (4.05%) Sass
12 6 (4.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.46%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.73%) User Experience
4 5 (3.38%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.70%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.92%) Linux
2 17 (11.49%) Windows
3 9 (6.08%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.38%) Debian
5 4 (2.70%) Unix
6 3 (2.03%) Android
6 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.38%) Scrum
2 40 (27.03%) DevOps
3 37 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 32 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (17.57%) Fintech
5 26 (17.57%) Unit Testing
6 23 (15.54%) TDD
7 21 (14.19%) OO
8 20 (13.51%) MVC
8 20 (13.51%) Time Management
9 19 (12.84%) Test Automation
10 17 (11.49%) Mentoring
10 17 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (10.81%) UML
12 15 (10.14%) BDD
13 14 (9.46%) OOD
13 14 (9.46%) SDLC
14 12 (8.11%) Analytics
15 11 (7.43%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 43 (29.05%) JavaScript
2 42 (28.38%) Java
3 37 (25.00%) C#
4 34 (22.97%) SQL
5 28 (18.92%) Python
6 23 (15.54%) TypeScript
7 18 (12.16%) C++
8 15 (10.14%) T-SQL
9 11 (7.43%) Bash Shell
9 11 (7.43%) C
9 11 (7.43%) Groovy
10 9 (6.08%) Go
11 5 (3.38%) Embedded C
11 5 (3.38%) Kotlin
12 3 (2.03%) PHP
13 2 (1.35%) Java 8
13 2 (1.35%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.68%) R
14 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (33.78%) Degree
2 28 (18.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.05%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.70%) BC Cleared
4 4 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.70%) ISEB
4 4 (2.70%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) HNC
5 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.76%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (15.54%) Docker
2 10 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.38%) vSphere
4 3 (2.03%) Xen
5 2 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.68%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 17 (11.49%) Kubernetes
2 10 (6.76%) Ansible
3 9 (6.08%) Terraform
4 6 (4.05%) Rancher
5 2 (1.35%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.68%) Grafana
6 1 (0.68%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.68%) Proxmox
6 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (14.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.43%) VMware
3 6 (4.05%) Google
4 5 (3.38%) Cadence
5 4 (2.70%) HP
5 4 (2.70%) IBM
5 4 (2.70%) Symantec
5 4 (2.70%) Veritas
6 2 (1.35%) Capita
7 1 (0.68%) CA
7 1 (0.68%) Sybase
7 1 (0.68%) Tableau