Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 9 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 160 158 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 17.17% 16.60% 22.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.25% 18.24% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 149 165 300
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,723 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,700 £51,250 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%

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 831 866 1,225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 89.16% 90.97% 90.67%
Number of salaries quoted 685 690 1,096
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,625 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%

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 25 June 2018.

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 25 June 2018. 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 +2 59 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Tamworth +14 34 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Stafford +3 26 £40,000 - 4
Burton-upon-Trent -8 11 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Lichfield -6 8 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Cannock -8 1 £25,000 -39.76% 2
Burntwood - 1 £37,500 -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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 75 (46.88%) C#
2 71 (44.38%) .NET
3 58 (36.25%) SQL
4 45 (28.13%) ASP.NET
5 42 (26.25%) SQL Server
6 41 (25.63%) JavaScript
7 39 (24.38%) HTML
8 37 (23.13%) MVC
9 36 (22.50%) Microsoft
9 36 (22.50%) SDLC
10 35 (21.88%) Scrum
11 34 (21.25%) CSS
12 33 (20.63%) Git (software)
13 31 (19.38%) JIRA
14 30 (18.75%) Test Automation
15 29 (18.13%) TDD
16 27 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web API
17 25 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
18 23 (14.38%) Visual Studio
19 22 (13.75%) AngularJS
20 21 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
20 21 (13.13%) RESTful
20 21 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
21 20 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
21 20 (12.50%) Project Management
21 20 (12.50%) Windows
21 20 (12.50%) WCF
21 20 (12.50%) Unit Testing
22 19 (11.88%) .NET Framework
22 19 (11.88%) Software Engineering

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 12 (7.50%) Confluence
2 8 (5.00%) IIS
3 6 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.88%) CMS
4 3 (1.88%) MediaWiki
5 2 (1.25%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.25%) SAS
5 2 (1.25%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.63%) JBoss
6 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (6.88%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (1.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.75%) Serverless
3 5 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.88%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.25%) SaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Office 365
6 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.25%) HTTPS
1 2 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.13%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (4.38%) MySQL
5 5 (3.13%) Cosmos DB
5 5 (3.13%) Redis
6 3 (1.88%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.88%) Power BI
6 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.25%) Big Data
7 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.63%) GIS
8 1 (0.63%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.63%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 33 (20.63%) Git (software)
2 31 (19.38%) JIRA
3 23 (14.38%) Visual Studio
4 21 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (7.50%) NUnit
6 9 (5.63%) Selenium
7 7 (4.38%) Bitbucket
7 7 (4.38%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.38%) TeamCity
8 6 (3.75%) NSubstitute
8 6 (3.75%) Ranorex
8 6 (3.75%) Subversion
8 6 (3.75%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (3.13%) ReSharper
10 4 (2.50%) Moq
11 2 (1.25%) AccuRev
11 2 (1.25%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (1.25%) Mocha
11 2 (1.25%) MSTest
11 2 (1.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (7.50%) Finance
2 10 (6.25%) Retail
3 7 (4.38%) Marketing
4 6 (3.75%) Advertising
5 5 (3.13%) Automotive
5 5 (3.13%) Games
6 2 (1.25%) Back Office
6 2 (1.25%) Billing
6 2 (1.25%) Legal
6 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (48.75%) Developer
2 32 (20.00%) Analyst
3 31 (19.38%) .NET Developer
4 22 (13.75%) Business Analyst
5 20 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 17 (10.63%) Software Developer
7 15 (9.38%) Senior Developer
7 15 (9.38%) Software Analyst
8 13 (8.13%) C# Developer
9 11 (6.88%) Web Developer
10 10 (6.25%) Tester
11 9 (5.63%) Software Engineer
11 9 (5.63%) Software Project Manager
12 8 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
12 8 (5.00%) Software Tester
12 8 (5.00%) Test Analyst
13 7 (4.38%) Junior
13 7 (4.38%) Junior Developer
13 7 (4.38%) Senior Web Developer
13 7 (4.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (44.38%) .NET
2 45 (28.13%) ASP.NET
3 39 (24.38%) HTML
4 34 (21.25%) CSS
5 27 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (13.75%) AngularJS
7 21 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (13.13%) RESTful
8 20 (12.50%) WCF
9 19 (11.88%) .NET Framework
10 18 (11.25%) Entity Framework
11 16 (10.00%) XML
12 15 (9.38%) jQuery
13 13 (8.13%) HTML5
13 13 (8.13%) REST
14 12 (7.50%) Web Services
15 11 (6.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 9 (5.63%) .NET Core
16 9 (5.63%) JSON
16 9 (5.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.25%) User Experience
3 7 (4.38%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.50%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.88%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.25%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.63%) BBC
9 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.50%) Windows
2 8 (5.00%) Android
3 7 (4.38%) Linux
4 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.13%) MVC
2 36 (22.50%) SDLC
3 35 (21.88%) Scrum
4 30 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 29 (18.13%) TDD
6 25 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
7 20 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (12.50%) Project Management
7 20 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 19 (11.88%) Software Engineering
9 18 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (10.63%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
11 16 (10.00%) Waterfall
12 14 (8.75%) Business Analysis
13 13 (8.13%) Decision-Making
13 13 (8.13%) E-Commerce
13 13 (8.13%) Web Development
14 11 (6.88%) Kanban
14 11 (6.88%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 75 (46.88%) C#
2 58 (36.25%) SQL
3 41 (25.63%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.88%) T-SQL
5 14 (8.75%) Java
6 12 (7.50%) VB.NET
7 8 (5.00%) PHP
7 8 (5.00%) TypeScript
8 5 (3.13%) C++
9 4 (2.50%) C
10 3 (1.88%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.88%) Ruby
10 3 (1.88%) XPath
11 2 (1.25%) Python
11 2 (1.25%) R
12 1 (0.63%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.63%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.63%) Go
12 1 (0.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (3.75%) Degree
2 5 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.50%) ISEB
3 4 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) QA
2 6 (3.75%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.75%) PMO
3 3 (1.88%) P3O
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.63%) MISRA
4 1 (0.63%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.63%) Puppet
2 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.88%) Google
3 5 (3.13%) Atlassian
3 5 (3.13%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.50%) Twitter
5 3 (1.88%) Oracle
5 3 (1.88%) Zend
6 2 (1.25%) Aderant
6 2 (1.25%) iManage
6 2 (1.25%) Interwoven
6 2 (1.25%) RapidMiner
6 2 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.63%) Apple
7 1 (0.63%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.63%) ESRI