Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 10 9
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 158 155 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 21.44% 16.65% 17.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.31% 18.70% 18.63%
Number of salaries quoted 147 143 167
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,723
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,250 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 650 829 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 88.20% 89.04% 91.62%
Number of salaries quoted 545 681 689
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Staffordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Staffordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Staffordshire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Stoke-on-Trent +4 55 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Burton-upon-Trent +17 35 £37,500 - 5
Tamworth -2 28 £48,000 +20.00% 2
Stafford -2 16 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Lichfield -19 3 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Burntwood - 3 £45,000 -
Uttoxeter - 3 £42,500 - 1
Cannock +4 1 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 74 (46.84%) .NET
2 68 (43.04%) C#
3 67 (42.41%) SQL
4 51 (32.28%) Scrum
5 45 (28.48%) SQL Server
6 44 (27.85%) JavaScript
7 40 (25.32%) Test Automation
8 39 (24.68%) ASP.NET
9 36 (22.78%) Microsoft
10 35 (22.15%) Visual Studio
11 34 (21.52%) Git (software)
12 32 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
13 30 (18.99%) Software Engineering
14 27 (17.09%) Retail
14 27 (17.09%) Degree
15 26 (16.46%) HTML
16 24 (15.19%) CSS
16 24 (15.19%) MVC
16 24 (15.19%) Computer Science
16 24 (15.19%) Marketing
16 24 (15.19%) SDLC
17 23 (14.56%) QA
18 21 (13.29%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
19 20 (12.66%) SOA
20 19 (12.03%) XML
20 19 (12.03%) Subversion
21 18 (11.39%) Web Development
21 18 (11.39%) TDD
21 18 (11.39%) Java

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (3.80%) ColdFusion
2 5 (3.16%) CMS
3 4 (2.53%) IIS
3 4 (2.53%) JBoss
4 3 (1.90%) Apache
4 3 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.90%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.90%) Sitefinity
5 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.27%) Line 500
1 2 (1.27%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 32 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.96%) SaaS
3 5 (3.16%) Office 365
3 5 (3.16%) PaaS
4 3 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.27%) G Suite
6 1 (0.63%) GitHub
6 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.63%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.16%) Internet
2 3 (1.90%) DHCP
2 3 (1.90%) DNS
2 3 (1.90%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.90%) MPLS
2 3 (1.90%) SNMP
2 3 (1.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.90%) VLAN
2 3 (1.90%) WLAN
3 1 (0.63%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (28.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (7.59%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.96%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (5.06%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.90%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.90%) MySQL
9 2 (1.27%) Informix
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.63%) GIS
10 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.63%) Power BI
10 1 (0.63%) QlikView
10 1 (0.63%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 35 (22.15%) Visual Studio
2 34 (21.52%) Git (software)
3 21 (13.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (12.03%) Subversion
5 12 (7.59%) Selenium
6 11 (6.96%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (5.06%) NUnit
7 8 (5.06%) ReSharper
8 7 (4.43%) Ranorex
9 6 (3.80%) git-flow
9 6 (3.80%) JUnit
9 6 (3.80%) Moq
10 4 (2.53%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.90%) CruiseControl
12 2 (1.27%) JIRA
12 2 (1.27%) NSubstitute
13 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.63%) JMeter
13 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 27 (17.09%) Retail
2 24 (15.19%) Marketing
3 10 (6.33%) Games
4 7 (4.43%) Finance
5 5 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Automotive
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (53.16%) Developer
2 32 (20.25%) .NET Developer
3 16 (10.13%) Web Developer
4 12 (7.59%) Tester
5 11 (6.96%) Software Developer
6 10 (6.33%) Java Developer
7 8 (5.06%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (5.06%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.43%) Architect
8 7 (4.43%) Project Manager
9 6 (3.80%) Lead Developer
9 6 (3.80%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.80%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (3.80%) Test Engineer
10 5 (3.16%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.16%) C++ Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Software Architect
10 5 (3.16%) Software Tester
11 4 (2.53%) Analyst
11 4 (2.53%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (46.84%) .NET
2 39 (24.68%) ASP.NET
3 26 (16.46%) HTML
4 24 (15.19%) CSS
5 19 (12.03%) XML
6 12 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (7.59%) Spring
7 10 (6.33%) .NET Framework
7 10 (6.33%) jQuery
8 9 (5.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (5.06%) AngularJS
9 8 (5.06%) REST
9 8 (5.06%) WCF
9 8 (5.06%) Web Services
10 6 (3.80%) ColdBox
10 6 (3.80%) Entity Framework
10 6 (3.80%) HTML5
10 6 (3.80%) SOAP
10 6 (3.80%) WinForms
11 5 (3.16%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.33%) User Experience
4 9 (5.70%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.16%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.16%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.53%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.90%) Mobile Games
8 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.96%) Windows
2 8 (5.06%) Linux
3 3 (1.90%) Android
3 3 (1.90%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.90%) Debian
3 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.28%) Scrum
2 40 (25.32%) Test Automation
3 30 (18.99%) Software Engineering
4 24 (15.19%) Computer Science
4 24 (15.19%) MVC
4 24 (15.19%) SDLC
5 21 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (12.66%) SOA
7 18 (11.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (11.39%) DevOps
7 18 (11.39%) TDD
7 18 (11.39%) Web Development
8 16 (10.13%) Customer Requirements
8 16 (10.13%) SOLID
9 15 (9.49%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.59%) Collaborative Working
11 11 (6.96%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (6.96%) DSDM
11 11 (6.96%) Load Testing
11 11 (6.96%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 68 (43.04%) C#
2 67 (42.41%) SQL
3 44 (27.85%) JavaScript
4 18 (11.39%) Java
5 14 (8.86%) C++
6 13 (8.23%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.80%) Java 8
8 4 (2.53%) ActionScript
8 4 (2.53%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.53%) VB
9 3 (1.90%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.90%) Perl
9 3 (1.90%) PHP
9 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.27%) Go
10 2 (1.27%) Python
11 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (17.09%) Degree
2 11 (6.96%) HND
3 5 (3.16%) PhD
4 3 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.63%) CISSP
5 1 (0.63%) GIAC
5 1 (0.63%) GSEC
5 1 (0.63%) ISEB
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.56%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) NIST
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.27%) Docker
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) Ansible
1 3 (1.90%) Nagios
2 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (22.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.16%) Oracle
3 4 (2.53%) VMware
3 4 (2.53%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.90%) Dell
5 2 (1.27%) Google
5 2 (1.27%) Sage
5 2 (1.27%) Zend
6 1 (0.63%) ESRI
6 1 (0.63%) hybris
6 1 (0.63%) Tableau