Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 11 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 237 286 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 19.88% 22.79% 18.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.88% 24.66% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 233 282 244
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £24,250 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,765 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.23% +0.62% +6.25%

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 1036 1160 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 86.91% 92.43% 89.18%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1023 944
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,125
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01% +3.13%
10th Percentile £21,900 £23,250 £23,575
90th Percentile £58,300 £57,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Stoke-on-Trent +5 78 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Stafford +6 73 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Tamworth 0 29 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Lichfield -5 25 £40,000 -17.53%
Burton-upon-Trent -4 9 £44,000 -5.88%
Cannock -6 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 99 (41.77%) C#
2 93 (39.24%) .NET
3 75 (31.65%) HTML
4 70 (29.54%) SQL Server
5 69 (29.11%) MVC
6 61 (25.74%) TDD
7 58 (24.47%) JavaScript
8 57 (24.05%) CSS
9 54 (22.78%) SQL
9 54 (22.78%) SDLC
10 51 (21.52%) ASP.NET
11 49 (20.68%) AngularJS
12 43 (18.14%) Microsoft
13 42 (17.72%) Scrum
14 41 (17.30%) MySQL
15 39 (16.46%) Software Engineering
16 37 (15.61%) HTML5
16 37 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
17 36 (15.19%) SOLID
18 34 (14.35%) Degree
19 29 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
20 27 (11.39%) Finance
20 27 (11.39%) Test Automation
20 27 (11.39%) ASP.NET Web API
21 26 (10.97%) Microservices
21 26 (10.97%) SQL Server 2008
21 26 (10.97%) Unit Testing
22 25 (10.55%) QA
23 24 (10.13%) WPF
23 24 (10.13%) PHP

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 9 (3.80%) Confluence
2 4 (1.69%) ColdFusion
2 4 (1.69%) JBoss
3 3 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.84%) CMS
4 2 (0.84%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.84%) WordPress
5 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.42%) IIS
5 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (5.49%) Simulink
2 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.64%) SaaS
2 9 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.11%) GitHub
4 3 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.27%) Office 365
4 3 (1.27%) PaaS
5 2 (0.84%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.38%) Profibus
2 3 (1.27%) HTTP
2 3 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.42%) Firewall
3 1 (0.42%) Network Security
3 1 (0.42%) Skype
3 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.42%) VPN
3 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (29.54%) SQL Server
2 41 (17.30%) MySQL
3 26 (10.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (7.59%) Big Data
5 11 (4.64%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.64%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.53%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.69%) RavenDB
7 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.84%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.84%) Power BI
8 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (9.28%) JIRA
2 14 (5.91%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.64%) Selenium
4 11 (4.64%) Subversion
5 5 (2.11%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.69%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.69%) SonarQube
6 4 (1.69%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.27%) MSI
7 3 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.27%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.84%) AccuRev
8 2 (0.84%) MSTest
8 2 (0.84%) TestRail
8 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.42%) Appium
9 1 (0.42%) NUnit
General
1 27 (11.39%) Finance
2 23 (9.70%) Electronics
3 21 (8.86%) Retail
4 10 (4.22%) Games
5 6 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.69%) Banking
6 4 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Automotive
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Legal
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (46.84%) Developer
2 61 (25.74%) .NET Developer
3 40 (16.88%) C# Developer
4 39 (16.46%) Senior Developer
5 35 (14.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (13.50%) Senior .NET Developer
7 28 (11.81%) Senior C# Developer
8 27 (11.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 26 (10.97%) Software Engineer
10 25 (10.55%) Analyst
11 22 (9.28%) Software Developer
12 21 (8.86%) Project Manager
13 20 (8.44%) ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (8.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (7.59%) Junior
15 18 (7.59%) PHP Developer
16 15 (6.33%) Junior Developer
17 14 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 14 (5.91%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 14 (5.91%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (39.24%) .NET
2 75 (31.65%) HTML
3 57 (24.05%) CSS
4 51 (21.52%) ASP.NET
5 49 (20.68%) AngularJS
6 37 (15.61%) HTML5
7 29 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (11.39%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (10.13%) WPF
10 21 (8.86%) CSS3
11 18 (7.59%) Laravel
12 17 (7.17%) jQuery
13 16 (6.75%) REST
13 16 (6.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (5.91%) Symfony
15 13 (5.49%) CakePHP
16 12 (5.06%) .NET Framework
16 12 (5.06%) SOAP
17 10 (4.22%) Middleware
17 10 (4.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.17%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.06%) Algorithms
4 11 (4.64%) Fintech
5 7 (2.95%) User Experience
6 5 (2.11%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (2.11%) Taxonomies
7 4 (1.69%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.69%) PMI
8 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.84%) Replication
9 1 (0.42%) Blog
9 1 (0.42%) Clustering
9 1 (0.42%) iPad
9 1 (0.42%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.49%) Windows
2 8 (3.38%) Linux
2 8 (3.38%) VxWorks
3 4 (1.69%) Android
3 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.84%) Unix
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (29.11%) MVC
2 61 (25.74%) TDD
3 54 (22.78%) SDLC
4 42 (17.72%) Scrum
5 39 (16.46%) Software Engineering
6 37 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (15.19%) SOLID
8 27 (11.39%) Test Automation
9 26 (10.97%) Microservices
9 26 (10.97%) Unit Testing
10 22 (9.28%) E-Commerce
10 22 (9.28%) Mentoring
11 21 (8.86%) Project Management
12 18 (7.59%) Customer Requirements
12 18 (7.59%) Waterfall
13 16 (6.75%) Line Management
14 15 (6.33%) OO
14 15 (6.33%) SOA
15 13 (5.49%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (5.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 99 (41.77%) C#
2 58 (24.47%) JavaScript
3 54 (22.78%) SQL
4 24 (10.13%) PHP
5 16 (6.75%) C++
6 13 (5.49%) MATLAB
7 11 (4.64%) Java
7 11 (4.64%) VB.NET
8 10 (4.22%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.80%) C
10 6 (2.53%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.11%) VB
12 4 (1.69%) Pascal
12 4 (1.69%) Python
12 4 (1.69%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.42%) X++
13 1 (0.42%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (14.35%) Degree
2 5 (2.11%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.69%) ISEB
3 4 (1.69%) PhD
3 4 (1.69%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.69%) PMP
4 2 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.84%) MCSD
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.55%) QA
2 12 (5.06%) IEC 61508
2 12 (5.06%) IEC 62304
3 10 (4.22%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.69%) SLA
5 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.84%) PMO
6 1 (0.42%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (3.38%) Firmware
2 3 (1.27%) Docker
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) XenApp
3 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.27%) Terraform
2 1 (0.42%) Kibana
2 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (18.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.91%) Zend
3 7 (2.95%) Atlassian
3 7 (2.95%) Google
4 5 (2.11%) Oracle
5 4 (1.69%) Apple
5 4 (1.69%) Coverity
6 3 (1.27%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.84%) hybris
8 1 (0.42%) AppSense
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco
8 1 (0.42%) Citrix
8 1 (0.42%) HP
8 1 (0.42%) Meraki
8 1 (0.42%) Mitel
8 1 (0.42%) Tableau
8 1 (0.42%) Virgin Media
8 1 (0.42%) VMware