Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 10 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 175 159 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 20.11% 16.04% 23.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.21% 17.93% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 167 166 295
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,250 £24,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £50,250 £51,250 £55,750
West Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,765
% change year-on-year +8.24% -0.62% -4.97%

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 788 887 1,178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 90.57% 89.51% 92.76%
Number of salaries quoted 650 709 1,054
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,050 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +6 76 £43,750 +15.89% 15
Tamworth +15 36 £40,000 +6.67% 8
Stafford +2 21 £38,000 -5.00% 9
Lichfield +6 11 £33,500 -3.60% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -6 9 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Cannock -8 2 £30,000 -27.71% 3
Burntwood - 2 £37,500 -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 87 (49.71%) C#
2 80 (45.71%) .NET
3 60 (34.29%) SQL
4 52 (29.71%) ASP.NET
5 45 (25.71%) SQL Server
6 44 (25.14%) JavaScript
6 44 (25.14%) HTML
7 42 (24.00%) Scrum
8 39 (22.29%) MVC
8 39 (22.29%) Microsoft
9 36 (20.57%) CSS
10 29 (16.57%) SDLC
11 28 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 28 (16.00%) JIRA
12 27 (15.43%) TDD
12 27 (15.43%) Test Automation
12 27 (15.43%) Customer Requirements
13 24 (13.71%) Git (software)
14 23 (13.14%) .NET Framework
14 23 (13.14%) Project Management
14 23 (13.14%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (12.57%) AngularJS
15 22 (12.57%) Finance
16 21 (12.00%) XML
16 21 (12.00%) Windows
16 21 (12.00%) WCF
16 21 (12.00%) Software Engineering
16 21 (12.00%) RESTful
17 20 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server

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 11 (6.29%) Confluence
2 8 (4.57%) IIS
3 6 (3.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.71%) MediaWiki
5 2 (1.14%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.14%) SAS
6 1 (0.57%) CMS
6 1 (0.57%) ThingWorx
6 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.71%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.86%) Azure Functions
3 5 (2.86%) Serverless
4 3 (1.71%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.57%) Office 365
5 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.71%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.57%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (0.57%) Intranet
3 1 (0.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.86%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.29%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (2.86%) Cosmos DB
4 5 (2.86%) MySQL
4 5 (2.86%) Redis
5 3 (1.71%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.71%) Power BI
5 3 (1.71%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.14%) Big Data
6 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.57%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 28 (16.00%) JIRA
2 24 (13.71%) Git (software)
3 20 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (11.43%) Visual Studio
4 13 (7.43%) NUnit
5 12 (6.86%) Selenium
6 10 (5.71%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.00%) NSubstitute
7 7 (4.00%) ReSharper
8 6 (3.43%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (2.86%) Ranorex
10 4 (2.29%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.29%) Moq
10 4 (2.29%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.71%) AccuRev
11 3 (1.71%) Subversion
12 2 (1.14%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (1.14%) Mocha
12 2 (1.14%) MSTest
12 2 (1.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (12.57%) Finance
2 15 (8.57%) Retail
3 6 (3.43%) Advertising
3 6 (3.43%) Automotive
3 6 (3.43%) Marketing
4 5 (2.86%) Games
5 2 (1.14%) Billing
5 2 (1.14%) Legal
5 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (48.57%) Developer
2 36 (20.57%) .NET Developer
3 32 (18.29%) Analyst
4 26 (14.86%) Project Manager
5 24 (13.71%) Business Analyst
6 21 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 17 (9.71%) C# Developer
8 14 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 13 (7.43%) Software Analyst
10 9 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (5.14%) Software Engineer
10 9 (5.14%) Software Project Manager
10 9 (5.14%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.57%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (4.57%) Junior
12 7 (4.00%) Junior Developer
12 7 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
12 7 (4.00%) Test Engineer
12 7 (4.00%) Tester
13 6 (3.43%) Software Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (45.71%) .NET
2 52 (29.71%) ASP.NET
3 44 (25.14%) HTML
4 36 (20.57%) CSS
5 28 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (13.14%) .NET Framework
7 22 (12.57%) AngularJS
7 22 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (12.00%) RESTful
8 21 (12.00%) WCF
8 21 (12.00%) XML
9 17 (9.71%) Entity Framework
10 16 (9.14%) jQuery
11 15 (8.57%) HTML5
12 13 (7.43%) REST
13 12 (6.86%) JSON
13 12 (6.86%) WinForms
14 11 (6.29%) Web Services
15 10 (5.71%) Ajax
15 10 (5.71%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.14%) User Experience
4 7 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.71%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.71%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.14%) NHS
8 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.57%) BBC
8 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.57%) EPoS
8 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.57%) PMI
8 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.00%) Windows
2 7 (4.00%) Android
3 5 (2.86%) Linux
4 3 (1.71%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (24.00%) Scrum
2 39 (22.29%) MVC
3 29 (16.57%) SDLC
4 27 (15.43%) Customer Requirements
4 27 (15.43%) TDD
4 27 (15.43%) Test Automation
5 23 (13.14%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (13.14%) Project Management
6 21 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 20 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 18 (10.29%) Acceptance Criteria
9 17 (9.71%) Unit Testing
9 17 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (9.14%) PRINCE2
11 14 (8.00%) Business Analysis
12 13 (7.43%) Web Development
13 12 (6.86%) Decision-Making
13 12 (6.86%) E-Commerce
13 12 (6.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 87 (49.71%) C#
2 60 (34.29%) SQL
3 44 (25.14%) JavaScript
4 20 (11.43%) T-SQL
5 19 (10.86%) VB.NET
6 17 (9.71%) Java
7 9 (5.14%) TypeScript
8 7 (4.00%) PHP
9 6 (3.43%) C++
10 4 (2.29%) C
11 3 (1.71%) Ruby
11 3 (1.71%) XAML
11 3 (1.71%) XPath
12 2 (1.14%) R
13 1 (0.57%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.57%) Go
13 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.57%) Python
13 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (5.71%) Degree
2 8 (4.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.29%) ISEB
4 3 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.14%) PMP
6 1 (0.57%) APMP
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.00%) PMO
2 6 (3.43%) QA
3 3 (1.71%) P3O
4 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.57%) MISRA
5 1 (0.57%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.57%) Puppet
2 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (22.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.57%) Google
3 5 (2.86%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.29%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.71%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.14%) Aderant
6 2 (1.14%) iManage
6 2 (1.14%) Interwoven
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle
6 2 (1.14%) RapidMiner
6 2 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.14%) Twitter
6 2 (1.14%) Zend