Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 8 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 179 209 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 22.43% 19.92% 21.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.03% 22.35% 23.12%
Number of salaries quoted 173 208 264
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £28,770 £24,199 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% +0.57% +2.35%

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 745 935 1,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 93.36% 89.13% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 604 761 1,064
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +4 92 £43,750 +9.38% 27
Tamworth +9 32 £40,000 - 16
Stafford -2 17 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Lichfield +9 15 £37,500 +0.67% 6
Burton-upon-Trent -14 7 £35,000 -27.46% 2
Burntwood - 3 £37,500 -
Cannock -3 1 £35,000 -15.66% 1
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 91 (50.84%) C#
2 88 (49.16%) .NET
3 77 (43.02%) SQL
4 60 (33.52%) ASP.NET
5 58 (32.40%) Scrum
6 50 (27.93%) SQL Server
7 47 (26.26%) MVC
8 45 (25.14%) HTML
9 43 (24.02%) JavaScript
10 41 (22.91%) Microsoft
11 34 (18.99%) CSS
11 34 (18.99%) XML
12 32 (17.88%) T-SQL
13 30 (16.76%) Test Automation
13 30 (16.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 30 (16.76%) SDLC
14 29 (16.20%) Customer Requirements
14 29 (16.20%) Visual Studio
15 27 (15.08%) .NET Framework
16 26 (14.53%) Finance
17 23 (12.85%) PRINCE2
17 23 (12.85%) JIRA
18 22 (12.29%) TDD
19 21 (11.73%) Windows
19 21 (11.73%) Microsoft Azure
19 21 (11.73%) Entity Framework
20 20 (11.17%) Team Foundation Server
20 20 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
20 20 (11.17%) VB.NET
21 19 (10.61%) WinForms

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 8 (4.47%) IIS
2 7 (3.91%) Confluence
3 4 (2.23%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.68%) MediaWiki
5 2 (1.12%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.56%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.56%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 8 (4.47%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.79%) Azure Functions
2 5 (2.79%) Serverless
3 3 (1.68%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.68%) SaaS
4 2 (1.12%) GitHub
5 1 (0.56%) Office 365
5 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.23%) RTP
2 3 (1.68%) Internet
3 2 (1.12%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.12%) SMS
4 1 (0.56%) Hyperconnected
4 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (27.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.59%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.91%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.91%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (2.79%) Cosmos DB
4 5 (2.79%) Redis
5 4 (2.23%) MySQL
6 3 (1.68%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.68%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.12%) Power BI
7 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (16.20%) Visual Studio
2 23 (12.85%) JIRA
3 20 (11.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (9.50%) Git (software)
5 13 (7.26%) Selenium
6 10 (5.59%) NUnit
7 8 (4.47%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.47%) NSubstitute
8 7 (3.91%) ReSharper
9 6 (3.35%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (2.79%) Subversion
11 3 (1.68%) AccuRev
11 3 (1.68%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.68%) Ranorex
11 3 (1.68%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.12%) CruiseControl
12 2 (1.12%) Moq
12 2 (1.12%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.56%) JMeter
General
1 26 (14.53%) Finance
2 11 (6.15%) Retail
3 5 (2.79%) Automotive
3 5 (2.79%) Marketing
4 4 (2.23%) Advertising
4 4 (2.23%) Games
5 2 (1.12%) Billing
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 98 (54.75%) Developer
2 43 (24.02%) .NET Developer
3 29 (16.20%) Software Developer
4 27 (15.08%) Project Manager
5 22 (12.29%) Analyst
6 18 (10.06%) C# Developer
7 17 (9.50%) Business Analyst
8 16 (8.94%) .NET Software Developer
9 13 (7.26%) Senior Developer
10 12 (6.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (6.70%) Junior
11 11 (6.15%) Software Analyst
12 10 (5.59%) Junior Developer
12 10 (5.59%) Web Developer
13 9 (5.03%) Software Engineer
14 8 (4.47%) ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (3.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (3.91%) C# Software Engineer
15 7 (3.91%) Tester
16 6 (3.35%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (49.16%) .NET
2 60 (33.52%) ASP.NET
3 45 (25.14%) HTML
4 34 (18.99%) CSS
4 34 (18.99%) XML
5 30 (16.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 27 (15.08%) .NET Framework
7 21 (11.73%) Entity Framework
8 19 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (10.61%) jQuery
8 19 (10.61%) WCF
8 19 (10.61%) WinForms
9 17 (9.50%) RESTful
10 15 (8.38%) REST
11 14 (7.82%) AngularJS
11 14 (7.82%) HTML5
12 12 (6.70%) SOAP
13 11 (6.15%) ADO.NET
13 11 (6.15%) JSON
13 11 (6.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (7.26%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (4.47%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.91%) User Experience
4 5 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.68%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.12%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.56%) BBC
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) EPoS
7 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) PMI
7 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.73%) Windows
2 7 (3.91%) Android
3 4 (2.23%) Linux
4 3 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (32.40%) Scrum
2 47 (26.26%) MVC
3 30 (16.76%) SDLC
3 30 (16.76%) Test Automation
4 29 (16.20%) Customer Requirements
5 23 (12.85%) PRINCE2
6 22 (12.29%) TDD
7 20 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (10.06%) Project Management
8 18 (10.06%) Software Engineering
8 18 (10.06%) Waterfall
9 17 (9.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (8.94%) Acceptance Criteria
11 15 (8.38%) Unit Testing
11 15 (8.38%) Web Development
12 13 (7.26%) SOA
13 12 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (6.70%) OOP
14 11 (6.15%) Migration
15 10 (5.59%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 91 (50.84%) C#
2 77 (43.02%) SQL
3 43 (24.02%) JavaScript
4 32 (17.88%) T-SQL
5 20 (11.17%) VB.NET
6 17 (9.50%) Java
7 7 (3.91%) TypeScript
8 6 (3.35%) C++
9 5 (2.79%) PHP
10 3 (1.68%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.68%) XAML
10 3 (1.68%) XPath
11 2 (1.12%) C
11 2 (1.12%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.56%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.56%) F#
12 1 (0.56%) Go
12 1 (0.56%) Python
12 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (6.15%) Degree
2 9 (5.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.35%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.79%) PMP
5 3 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.12%) APMP
6 2 (1.12%) ISEB
6 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.91%) PMO
1 7 (3.91%) QA
2 3 (1.68%) P3O
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.56%) MISRA
3 1 (0.56%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.56%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (22.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.35%) Oracle
3 5 (2.79%) Google
4 4 (2.23%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.68%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.12%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.56%) Twitter