Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 7 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 175 246 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 26.48% 20.85% 23.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.46% 23.52% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 166 245 279
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £28,550 £24,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 615 1,046 1,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 93.04% 88.64% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 549 856 970
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,375 £23,975
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,333
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.23% +3.33%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +2 95 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Tamworth +7 23 £40,000 - 17
Lichfield +11 20 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Stafford 0 17 £33,900 -15.25% 4
Cannock 0 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Burntwood - 3 £37,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent 0 1 £27,500 -37.50% 3
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 95 (54.29%) C#
2 94 (53.71%) .NET
3 77 (44.00%) SQL
4 64 (36.57%) ASP.NET
5 56 (32.00%) Scrum
6 51 (29.14%) SQL Server
7 48 (27.43%) MVC
8 39 (22.29%) Visual Studio
8 39 (22.29%) JavaScript
9 38 (21.71%) Microsoft
10 37 (21.14%) HTML
11 36 (20.57%) Finance
11 36 (20.57%) Test Automation
12 35 (20.00%) XML
13 33 (18.86%) T-SQL
14 30 (17.14%) .NET Framework
15 29 (16.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 28 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 27 (15.43%) WCF
17 27 (15.43%) Customer Requirements
18 26 (14.86%) SDLC
18 26 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
19 25 (14.29%) CSS
20 24 (13.71%) PRINCE2
20 24 (13.71%) Windows
21 23 (13.14%) Project Management
22 22 (12.57%) WinForms
22 22 (12.57%) TDD
22 22 (12.57%) Entity Framework
22 22 (12.57%) Selenium

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 (1.14%) CMS
1 2 (1.14%) Confluence
1 2 (1.14%) IIS
2 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.57%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.57%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.29%) SaaS
3 3 (1.71%) GitHub
4 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.14%) Azure Functions
4 2 (1.14%) G Suite
4 2 (1.14%) Serverless
5 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.86%) RTP
2 2 (1.14%) SMS
3 1 (0.57%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (0.57%) Internet
3 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (29.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.29%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (2.29%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.71%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.14%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (1.14%) Power BI
8 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.14%) Redis
9 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.57%) MySQL
9 1 (0.57%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (22.29%) Visual Studio
2 26 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (12.57%) Selenium
4 15 (8.57%) NUnit
5 13 (7.43%) ReSharper
6 12 (6.86%) Git (software)
7 11 (6.29%) Subversion
8 8 (4.57%) JIRA
8 8 (4.57%) NSubstitute
9 7 (4.00%) Moq
9 7 (4.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 6 (3.43%) CruiseControl
10 6 (3.43%) Ranorex
11 5 (2.86%) JMeter
11 5 (2.86%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (2.29%) Jenkins
13 2 (1.14%) AccuRev
13 2 (1.14%) WebDriver
14 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
General
1 36 (20.57%) Finance
2 10 (5.71%) Automotive
3 8 (4.57%) Marketing
3 8 (4.57%) Retail
4 5 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.71%) Games
5 3 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Billing
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 92 (52.57%) Developer
2 39 (22.29%) .NET Developer
3 27 (15.43%) Software Developer
4 19 (10.86%) Project Manager
5 15 (8.57%) Analyst
5 15 (8.57%) C# Developer
6 14 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (7.43%) Tester
8 12 (6.86%) Business Analyst
9 11 (6.29%) Junior
10 10 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (5.71%) Senior Developer
11 9 (5.14%) Junior Developer
11 9 (5.14%) Web Developer
12 8 (4.57%) Applications Developer
13 7 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (4.00%) Software Engineer
13 7 (4.00%) Software Tester
13 7 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (53.71%) .NET
2 64 (36.57%) ASP.NET
3 37 (21.14%) HTML
4 35 (20.00%) XML
5 30 (17.14%) .NET Framework
6 29 (16.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 27 (15.43%) WCF
8 25 (14.29%) CSS
9 22 (12.57%) Entity Framework
9 22 (12.57%) WinForms
10 20 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (10.86%) REST
12 14 (8.00%) jQuery
13 13 (7.43%) ADO.NET
14 12 (6.86%) HTML5
14 12 (6.86%) Spring
15 10 (5.71%) RESTful
16 9 (5.14%) LINQ
16 9 (5.14%) NHibernate
16 9 (5.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.86%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.57%) PMI
4 5 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.29%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (2.29%) User Experience
6 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.57%) EPoS
7 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.71%) Windows
2 3 (1.71%) Android
3 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (32.00%) Scrum
2 48 (27.43%) MVC
3 36 (20.57%) Test Automation
4 27 (15.43%) Customer Requirements
5 26 (14.86%) SDLC
6 24 (13.71%) PRINCE2
7 23 (13.14%) Project Management
8 22 (12.57%) Software Engineering
8 22 (12.57%) TDD
9 21 (12.00%) SOA
10 15 (8.57%) Waterfall
11 13 (7.43%) Acceptance Criteria
11 13 (7.43%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (7.43%) Unit Testing
12 11 (6.29%) Computer Science
12 11 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (6.29%) E-Commerce
12 11 (6.29%) OOP
12 11 (6.29%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (6.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (54.29%) C#
2 77 (44.00%) SQL
3 39 (22.29%) JavaScript
4 33 (18.86%) T-SQL
5 13 (7.43%) Java
6 12 (6.86%) C++
6 12 (6.86%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.86%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.71%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.14%) PHP
9 2 (1.14%) XAML
10 1 (0.57%) F#
10 1 (0.57%) Go
10 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.57%) Python
10 1 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (11.43%) Degree
2 13 (7.43%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (4.57%) PMI Certification
4 6 (3.43%) PMP
5 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.14%) APMP
6 2 (1.14%) HND
6 2 (1.14%) ISEB
6 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.43%) QA
2 4 (2.29%) PMO
3 3 (1.71%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.57%) Puppet
1 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (21.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.00%) Oracle
3 5 (2.86%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.14%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.14%) Google
5 1 (0.57%) Tableau