Period
to 23 January 2020

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 23 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 100 168 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 17.95% 26.62% 20.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.80% 28.82% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 92 160 219
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,125 £27,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,625 £57,500 £53,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%

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 505 583 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 90.66% 92.39% 88.19%
Number of salaries quoted 452 518 807
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,638 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £60,650
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -0.60%

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 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 2020. 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
Tamworth -3 33 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Stoke-on-Trent -5 29 £46,250 -2.63% 10
Burton-upon-Trent +11 13 £41,500 +69.39% 3
Lichfield -5 10 £39,799 +0.76% 1
Stafford -6 4 £35,000 +3.24% 4
Leek - 2 £46,250 -
Burntwood 0 1 £62,500 +66.67%
Cannock -6 1 £38,500 -0.65%
Uttoxeter - 1 £42,500 -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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 44 (44.00%) .NET
2 42 (42.00%) C#
3 37 (37.00%) SQL
4 36 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 32 (32.00%) ASP.NET
6 30 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 28 (28.00%) MVC
8 26 (26.00%) HTML
9 25 (25.00%) CSS
9 25 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 24 (24.00%) Scrum
11 21 (21.00%) Web Development
12 17 (17.00%) TDD
12 17 (17.00%) Azure
12 17 (17.00%) SDLC
12 17 (17.00%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (15.00%) Degree
14 14 (14.00%) jQuery
14 14 (14.00%) Retail
15 13 (13.00%) Web Services
15 13 (13.00%) OOP
15 13 (13.00%) OO
15 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (12.00%) Unit Testing
16 12 (12.00%) Git (software)
16 12 (12.00%) JIRA
16 12 (12.00%) PHP
16 12 (12.00%) MySQL
16 12 (12.00%) Project Management
17 11 (11.00%) SOLID

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 3 (3.00%) CMS
2 2 (2.00%) Confluence
2 2 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.00%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.00%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.00%) Azure
2 10 (10.00%) SaaS
3 9 (9.00%) AWS
4 7 (7.00%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.00%) GCP
6 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.00%) MySQL
3 10 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (7.00%) Power BI
6 6 (6.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.00%) Big Data
8 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.00%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (1.00%) DataStage
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.00%) RavenDB
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (12.00%) JIRA
2 8 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.00%) ReSharper
5 4 (4.00%) Subversion
5 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.00%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.00%) Moq
7 1 (1.00%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.00%) Selenium
General
1 14 (14.00%) Retail
2 9 (9.00%) Marketing
2 9 (9.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (7.00%) Games
4 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.00%) Finance
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 65 (65.00%) Developer
2 22 (22.00%) Software Developer
3 18 (18.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (11.00%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 8 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.00%) Web Developer
7 7 (7.00%) IT Manager
7 7 (7.00%) Junior
8 6 (6.00%) Graduate
8 6 (6.00%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (6.00%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (6.00%) Junior Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Tester
9 5 (5.00%) C++ Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Development Manager
9 5 (5.00%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
10 4 (4.00%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (44.00%) .NET
2 32 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (26.00%) HTML
4 25 (25.00%) CSS
5 14 (14.00%) jQuery
6 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (13.00%) Web Services
7 10 (10.00%) .NET Core
7 10 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
7 10 (10.00%) LAMP
7 10 (10.00%) Laravel
7 10 (10.00%) Symfony
8 7 (7.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (7.00%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.00%) DirectX
9 5 (5.00%) Entity Framework
9 5 (5.00%) OpenGL
10 4 (4.00%) React
10 4 (4.00%) React Native
10 4 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.00%) PMI
3 3 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.00%) Android
3 2 (2.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.00%) Unix
4 1 (1.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.00%) MVC
2 24 (24.00%) Scrum
3 21 (21.00%) Web Development
4 17 (17.00%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (17.00%) SDLC
4 17 (17.00%) TDD
5 13 (13.00%) OO
5 13 (13.00%) OOP
6 12 (12.00%) Project Management
6 12 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 11 (11.00%) DevOps
7 11 (11.00%) SOLID
8 10 (10.00%) Mobile Development
9 9 (9.00%) Collaborative Working
9 9 (9.00%) Test Automation
10 8 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.00%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.00%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.00%) C#
2 37 (37.00%) SQL
3 36 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.00%) PHP
5 9 (9.00%) C++
6 8 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.00%) Python
7 6 (6.00%) TypeScript
8 4 (4.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 4 (4.00%) Java
8 4 (4.00%) R
9 1 (1.00%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.00%) AWK
9 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.00%) C
9 1 (1.00%) F#
9 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.00%) Perl
9 1 (1.00%) VB
9 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Degree
2 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.00%) HND
4 4 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.00%) PMP
5 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.00%) APMP
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (3.00%) GDPR
3 2 (2.00%) GxP
3 2 (2.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) Zend
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle
4 2 (2.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.00%) Adobe
5 1 (1.00%) Google
5 1 (1.00%) IBM
5 1 (1.00%) SAP