Period
to 30 May 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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 5 12
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 57 161 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Staffordshire 11.03% 22.36% 16.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.21% 25.08% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 55 157 146
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,050 £58,750 £50,250
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +5.88%

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 467 642 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 90.33% 89.17% 89.51%
Number of salaries quoted 427 541 667
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Staffordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Staffordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 30 May 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 30 May 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
Stoke-on-Trent -13 21 £40,000 -13.51% 9
Tamworth -12 8 £37,500 -16.67%
Burton-upon-Trent -6 7 £40,000 +12.68% 2
Lichfield +18 6 £35,500 -11.25%
Stafford -3 5 £40,000 +5.96% 9
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 24 (42.11%) .NET
2 22 (38.60%) C#
3 16 (28.07%) SQL
4 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
5 12 (21.05%) CSS
6 11 (19.30%) HTML
7 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
7 10 (17.54%) Scrum
7 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (15.79%) QA
8 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
8 9 (15.79%) TDD
8 9 (15.79%) JIRA
8 9 (15.79%) Web Services
8 9 (15.79%) Project Management
9 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
9 8 (14.04%) ITIL
9 8 (14.04%) Degree
9 8 (14.04%) Waterfall
9 8 (14.04%) Machine Learning
9 8 (14.04%) Microservices
9 8 (14.04%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (12.28%) Robotic Process Automation
10 7 (12.28%) SDLC
10 7 (12.28%) Windows
10 7 (12.28%) OOP
10 7 (12.28%) OO
11 6 (10.53%) SOA
11 6 (10.53%) Mentoring

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 2 (3.51%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) Social Studio
1 1 (1.75%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) AWS
2 4 (7.02%) Azure
3 3 (5.26%) Office 365
3 3 (5.26%) Power Platform
4 2 (3.51%) IaaS
5 1 (1.75%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) LAN
1 3 (5.26%) SAN
1 3 (5.26%) WAN
2 2 (3.51%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.26%) Power BI
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Big Data
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) JIRA
2 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) NUnit
3 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.75%) JMeter
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) Postman
4 1 (1.75%) REST Assured
4 1 (1.75%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 4 (7.02%) Retail
2 3 (5.26%) Games
2 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Junior
4 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) IT Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Development Project Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (5.26%) IT Development Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Junior Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Software Development Project Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.11%) .NET
2 12 (21.05%) CSS
3 11 (19.30%) HTML
4 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
5 9 (15.79%) Web Services
6 6 (10.53%) RESTful
7 5 (8.77%) .NET Core
7 5 (8.77%) SOAP
7 5 (8.77%) WCF
7 5 (8.77%) XML
8 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.26%) CSS3
9 3 (5.26%) DirectX
9 3 (5.26%) HTML5
9 3 (5.26%) OpenGL
10 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.51%) jQuery
10 2 (3.51%) Laravel
10 2 (3.51%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (8.77%) Robotics
4 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Scrum
2 9 (15.79%) Project Management
2 9 (15.79%) TDD
2 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
3 8 (14.04%) ITIL
3 8 (14.04%) Machine Learning
3 8 (14.04%) Microservices
3 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (14.04%) Waterfall
4 7 (12.28%) OO
4 7 (12.28%) OOP
4 7 (12.28%) Robotic Process Automation
4 7 (12.28%) SDLC
5 6 (10.53%) BDD
5 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.53%) SOA
6 5 (8.77%) Analytical Thinking
6 5 (8.77%) Cognitive Computing
6 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.77%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) C#
2 16 (28.07%) SQL
3 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) VBA
5 4 (7.02%) C++
6 3 (5.26%) ES6
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.75%) C
8 1 (1.75%) Java
8 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.75%) Tcl
8 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) GDPR
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
3 2 (3.51%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Automation Anywhere
2 5 (8.77%) Blue Prism
2 5 (8.77%) UiPath
3 3 (5.26%) NetApp
3 3 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) HP
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) Atmel
5 1 (1.75%) Hootsuite
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com