Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 65 121 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 45.14% 60.80% 35.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 48.87% 64.36% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 60 87 43
Taunton median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £34,425 £31,105 £22,950
90th Percentile £46,025 £49,250 £50,750
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +11.84% -10.59%

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 Taunton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Taunton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 133 188 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 92.36% 94.47% 90.23%
Number of salaries quoted 106 149 105
Taunton median annual salary £41,377 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +12.86% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,709 £25,000 £21,700
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Taunton.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Taunton

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Taunton.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Taunton

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Taunton over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Taunton

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 44 (67.69%) C#
1 44 (67.69%) .NET
2 39 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 38 (58.46%) MVC
4 37 (56.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (56.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 36 (55.38%) WPF
6 30 (46.15%) SDLC
7 17 (26.15%) Finance
8 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
9 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 11 (16.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
11 10 (15.38%) Scrum
11 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (13.85%) Hadoop
12 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
13 8 (12.31%) SQL
13 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
13 8 (12.31%) XML
13 8 (12.31%) Kerberos
13 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
13 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
14 7 (10.77%) Network Security
14 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
14 7 (10.77%) SOA
14 7 (10.77%) SAN
14 7 (10.77%) Hitachi

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) IaaS
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) Kerberos
2 7 (10.77%) Firewall
2 7 (10.77%) LDAP
2 7 (10.77%) Network Security
2 7 (10.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) Hadoop
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) Geospatial Data
3 5 (7.69%) Big Data
3 5 (7.69%) Data Mining
3 5 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 37 (56.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (4.62%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.54%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Developer
2 28 (43.08%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Administrator
4 7 (10.77%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (10.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (10.77%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.23%) Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Big Data Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Data Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Data Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (67.69%) .NET
2 39 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 37 (56.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (55.38%) WPF
5 8 (12.31%) XML
6 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
7 6 (9.23%) CSS
7 6 (9.23%) HTML
8 3 (4.62%) Entity Framework
8 3 (4.62%) jQuery
8 3 (4.62%) WCF
8 3 (4.62%) Web Services
9 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (3.08%) JMX
9 2 (3.08%) JSON
9 2 (3.08%) JSP
9 2 (3.08%) REST
9 2 (3.08%) SOAP
10 1 (1.54%) WinForms
10 1 (1.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.08%) RIA
3 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Linux
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
1 7 (10.77%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) MVC
2 30 (46.15%) SDLC
3 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 11 (16.92%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
5 10 (15.38%) Scrum
6 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Change Management
7 7 (10.77%) Project Management
7 7 (10.77%) SOA
8 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (9.23%) Line Management
8 6 (9.23%) System Testing
9 5 (7.69%) BDD
9 5 (7.69%) Data Engineering
9 5 (7.69%) Data Strategy
9 5 (7.69%) Information Architecture
9 5 (7.69%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) C#
2 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
2 8 (12.31%) SQL
3 7 (10.77%) Java
4 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.08%) RPG
5 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.54%) XPath
5 1 (1.54%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Docker
2 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Cloudera
2 7 (10.77%) Hitachi
2 7 (10.77%) Xamarin
3 5 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.54%) Cadence