The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
England / South West
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1754 1378 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 34.98% 23.62% 22.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.80% 26.57% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1131 1162
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4521 5187 5224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.17% 88.91% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4227 4353
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,804 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in the South West

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the South West.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in the South West

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in the South West

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +1 725 £45,000 +5.88% 103
Gloucestershire +2 338 £45,000 -5.26% 25
Somerset +2 241 £41,250 +3.12% 38
Wiltshire +3 170 £42,500 -1.16% 26
Devon +7 118 £37,500 - 23
Dorset +5 118 £40,000 -9.09% 24
Cornwall +9 13 £42,500 +10.38% 2
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1261 (36.76%) Java
2 1181 (34.43%) C#
3 1078 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 1057 (30.82%) Scrum
5 1020 (29.74%) .NET
6 946 (27.58%) HTML
7 826 (24.08%) Finance
8 757 (22.07%) CSS
9 739 (21.55%) MVC
10 720 (20.99%) TDD
11 680 (19.83%) SQL
12 611 (17.81%) Software Engineering
13 562 (16.38%) ASP.NET
14 560 (16.33%) AngularJS
15 555 (16.18%) SQL Server
16 500 (14.58%) OO
17 480 (13.99%) BDD
18 463 (13.50%) Degree
19 449 (13.09%) Spring
20 442 (12.89%) SDLC
21 428 (12.48%) Git (software)
22 422 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
23 398 (11.60%) Microsoft
24 378 (11.02%) Security Cleared
25 363 (10.58%) Linux
25 363 (10.58%) Web Services
26 352 (10.26%) HTML5
27 351 (10.23%) Project Management
28 341 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC
29 340 (9.91%) Waterfall

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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
1 173 (5.04%) Tomcat
2 130 (3.79%) JBoss
3 95 (2.77%) Confluence
4 92 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
5 83 (2.42%) Apache
6 76 (2.22%) WebLogic
7 69 (2.01%) Mule
8 68 (1.98%) Apache Spark
9 63 (1.84%) CMS
10 60 (1.75%) Mule ESB
11 57 (1.66%) WebSphere
12 54 (1.57%) OpenStack
13 53 (1.55%) IIS
14 51 (1.49%) Jetty
15 49 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 32 (0.93%) Apache Solr
17 27 (0.79%) Apache Pig
17 27 (0.79%) Drupal
18 26 (0.76%) SharePoint
19 18 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 164 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 48 (1.40%) MS Office
3 33 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 28 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (0.82%) MS Project
5 27 (0.79%) Photoshop
6 20 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
7 16 (0.47%) InDesign
8 12 (0.35%) InVision
9 11 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
10 10 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (0.17%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.087%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.087%) SOLIDWORKS
13 2 (0.058%) Autodesk Inventor
13 2 (0.058%) Revit
14 1 (0.029%) Doxygen
14 1 (0.029%) Gliffy
14 1 (0.029%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 139 (4.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
3 10 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.20%) Magento
4 7 (0.20%) SAP CRM
4 7 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.087%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.058%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 2 (0.058%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.058%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.029%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.029%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.029%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.029%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 301 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
2 221 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 163 (4.75%) SaaS
4 48 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (0.90%) PaaS
6 27 (0.79%) GitHub
7 26 (0.76%) IaaS
8 20 (0.58%) Amazon S3
9 14 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (0.38%) Slack
11 10 (0.29%) Office 365
12 8 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.23%) Lucidchart
13 7 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 7 (0.20%) Google App Engine
14 6 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 3 (0.087%) Google Analytics
16 2 (0.058%) Azure Active Directory
17 1 (0.029%) Dropbox
17 1 (0.029%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 114 (3.32%) Internet
2 61 (1.78%) HTTP
3 30 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 27 (0.79%) Firewall
5 25 (0.73%) SSL
6 15 (0.44%) LAN
6 15 (0.44%) Network Security
6 15 (0.44%) SAN
6 15 (0.44%) SSH
6 15 (0.44%) WAN
7 14 (0.41%) Kerberos
8 9 (0.26%) Intranet
9 8 (0.23%) DNS
10 7 (0.20%) Junos
10 7 (0.20%) NetScaler
10 7 (0.20%) Skype
11 6 (0.17%) Extranet
11 6 (0.17%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.17%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (0.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 555 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 323 (9.42%) NoSQL
3 283 (8.25%) Big Data
4 270 (7.87%) MongoDB
5 195 (5.69%) Hadoop
6 189 (5.51%) MySQL
7 151 (4.40%) Relational Database
8 109 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
9 72 (2.10%) SQL Server 2014
10 58 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 57 (1.66%) Redis
12 56 (1.63%) RDBMS
13 48 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
14 42 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
15 40 (1.17%) Couchbase
16 31 (0.90%) Riak
17 29 (0.85%) Apache Hive
18 28 (0.82%) Oracle Database
19 27 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
20 26 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 428 (12.48%) Git (software)
2 287 (8.37%) JIRA
3 255 (7.43%) Selenium
4 235 (6.85%) Jenkins
5 193 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 182 (5.31%) JUnit
7 176 (5.13%) Cucumber
8 162 (4.72%) Maven
9 120 (3.50%) Visual Studio
10 112 (3.27%) Subversion
11 95 (2.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 73 (2.13%) SpecFlow
13 69 (2.01%) IntelliJ
14 60 (1.75%) WebDriver
15 56 (1.63%) Eclipse
16 55 (1.60%) NUnit
17 54 (1.57%) Mockito
18 44 (1.28%) Bitbucket
19 37 (1.08%) MSTest
20 36 (1.05%) JMeter
General
1 826 (24.08%) Finance
2 313 (9.13%) Telecoms
3 252 (7.35%) Retail
4 229 (6.68%) Marketing
5 223 (6.50%) Banking
6 180 (5.25%) Electronics
7 169 (4.93%) Manufacturing
8 129 (3.76%) Games
9 68 (1.98%) Advertising
10 38 (1.11%) Financial Institution
11 27 (0.79%) Local Government
12 16 (0.47%) Back Office
13 15 (0.44%) Aerospace
14 14 (0.41%) Legal
15 13 (0.38%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.32%) Online Betting
17 6 (0.17%) Automotive
17 6 (0.17%) Publishing
17 6 (0.17%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 1701 (49.59%) Developer
2 562 (16.38%) .NET Developer
3 512 (14.93%) Java Developer
4 397 (11.57%) C# Developer
5 385 (11.22%) Analyst
6 318 (9.27%) Senior Developer
7 274 (7.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 245 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 199 (5.80%) Business Analyst
10 196 (5.71%) Software Developer
11 193 (5.63%) Project Manager
12 161 (4.69%) Lead Developer
13 147 (4.29%) Architect
14 139 (4.05%) Test Analyst
15 136 (3.97%) Test Engineer
16 132 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 132 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
17 130 (3.79%) Java Engineer
18 102 (2.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 102 (2.97%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1020 (29.74%) .NET
2 946 (27.58%) HTML
3 757 (22.07%) CSS
4 562 (16.38%) ASP.NET
5 560 (16.33%) AngularJS
6 449 (13.09%) Spring
7 363 (10.58%) Web Services
8 352 (10.26%) HTML5
9 341 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 335 (9.77%) REST
11 292 (8.51%) XML
12 289 (8.43%) jQuery
13 285 (8.31%) .NET Framework
14 258 (7.52%) Hibernate
15 232 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
16 231 (6.73%) RESTful
17 226 (6.59%) SOAP
18 211 (6.15%) Node.js
19 187 (5.45%) WCF
20 177 (5.16%) React
Miscellaneous
1 215 (6.27%) Computer Science
2 200 (5.83%) User Experience
3 188 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 151 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
5 128 (3.73%) Mobile App
6 71 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 36 (1.05%) Algorithms
7 36 (1.05%) Fintech
7 36 (1.05%) Internet of Things
8 27 (0.79%) Data Centre
9 25 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
10 23 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
11 22 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 22 (0.64%) NHS
12 19 (0.55%) Wiki
13 18 (0.52%) Hedge funds
13 18 (0.52%) Replication
14 17 (0.50%) N-Tier
14 17 (0.50%) Virtual Team
15 14 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 363 (10.58%) Linux
2 213 (6.21%) Windows
3 147 (4.29%) Android
4 121 (3.53%) Unix
5 118 (3.44%) Apple iOS
6 33 (0.96%) Windows Server
7 27 (0.79%) CentOS
8 26 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (0.67%) Mac OS X
10 18 (0.52%) Solaris
11 8 (0.23%) OpenVMS
11 8 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.20%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.087%) Debian
13 3 (0.087%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.058%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.058%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.058%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.058%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.058%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1057 (30.82%) Scrum
2 739 (21.55%) MVC
3 720 (20.99%) TDD
4 611 (17.81%) Software Engineering
5 500 (14.58%) OO
6 480 (13.99%) BDD
7 442 (12.89%) SDLC
8 422 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
9 351 (10.23%) Project Management
10 340 (9.91%) Waterfall
11 322 (9.39%) Web Development
12 264 (7.70%) Mentoring
13 252 (7.35%) Kanban
14 232 (6.76%) DevOps
15 231 (6.73%) Unit Testing
16 221 (6.44%) Automated Testing
17 207 (6.03%) Test Automation
18 205 (5.98%) Open Source
19 203 (5.92%) ITIL
20 200 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1261 (36.76%) Java
2 1181 (34.43%) C#
3 1078 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 680 (19.83%) SQL
5 307 (8.95%) Python
6 275 (8.02%) C++
7 264 (7.70%) C
8 215 (6.27%) PHP
9 159 (4.64%) Ruby
10 128 (3.73%) T-SQL
11 100 (2.92%) Perl
12 74 (2.16%) Bash Shell
13 50 (1.46%) Objective-C
14 48 (1.40%) Go
14 48 (1.40%) PowerShell
15 43 (1.25%) Apex Code
16 42 (1.22%) VB.NET
17 36 (1.05%) Scala
18 32 (0.93%) Shell Script
19 31 (0.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 463 (13.50%) Degree
2 378 (11.02%) Security Cleared
3 187 (5.45%) DV Cleared
4 182 (5.31%) ISEB
5 149 (4.34%) ISTQB
6 138 (4.02%) SC Cleared
7 63 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 28 (0.82%) CCNA
8 28 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (0.82%) PhD
9 18 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
9 18 (0.52%) GIAC
10 15 (0.44%) CISSP
11 14 (0.41%) MCSE
11 14 (0.41%) PMI Certification
12 13 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 12 (0.35%) Network+ Certification
13 12 (0.35%) Security+ Certification
13 12 (0.35%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (5.60%) QA
2 35 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 31 (0.90%) ISO 14001
4 21 (0.61%) PMO
5 18 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.41%) SLA
7 10 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 9 (0.26%) COBIT
9 6 (0.17%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.17%) SDET
10 5 (0.15%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.12%) WCAG
12 1 (0.029%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.029%) FATCA
12 1 (0.029%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.029%) SEPA
12 1 (0.029%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.029%) TickIT
System Software
1 54 (1.57%) Docker
2 44 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 23 (0.67%) Firmware
4 23 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (0.20%) vSphere
7 5 (0.15%) Xen
7 5 (0.15%) XenServer
8 2 (0.058%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.058%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.029%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.029%) HDFS
9 1 (0.029%) iptables
9 1 (0.029%) KVM
9 1 (0.029%) NFS
9 1 (0.029%) Samba
9 1 (0.029%) Snort
9 1 (0.029%) vCloud
9 1 (0.029%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 82 (2.39%) Puppet
2 80 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (2.13%) Ansible
4 37 (1.08%) Salt
5 32 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
6 31 (0.90%) Kibana
6 31 (0.90%) logstash
7 9 (0.26%) Cobbler
7 9 (0.26%) NetBackup
7 9 (0.26%) Tivoli
8 8 (0.23%) Terraform
9 4 (0.12%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.12%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.12%) SCCM
10 3 (0.087%) HockeyApp
10 3 (0.087%) Icinga
11 2 (0.058%) EnCase
11 2 (0.058%) Rancher
11 2 (0.058%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.029%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 398 (11.60%) Microsoft
2 242 (7.06%) Oracle
3 168 (4.90%) SAP
4 107 (3.12%) Adobe
5 78 (2.27%) Apple
6 69 (2.01%) HP
7 55 (1.60%) VMware
8 52 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 48 (1.40%) Atlassian
10 43 (1.25%) Zend
11 39 (1.14%) Xamarin
12 35 (1.02%) Google
12 35 (1.02%) Red Hat
13 32 (0.93%) Coverity
14 24 (0.70%) TIBCO
15 23 (0.67%) hybris
16 22 (0.64%) Cisco
17 21 (0.61%) Sitecore
18 19 (0.55%) CA Agile Central
18 19 (0.55%) Informatica
Somerset
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On application
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits pension, holiday
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits bonus, onsite gym, free parking, t
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and flexible working hours
Posted: 22 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago