The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 951 1244 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.80% 20.18% 19.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.99% 22.88% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 813 1070 863
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4324 5436 4272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.03% 88.19% 83.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3530 4374 3574
Median salary £42,500 £42,900 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.93% +0.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,375 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in the West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in the West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in the West Midlands

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +1 329 £45,000 +5.88% 56
Coventry +1 147 £45,000 -2.17% 18
Warwickshire -1 112 £42,500 -15.00% 11
Solihull -1 89 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Staffordshire -1 84 £40,000 - 11
Worcestershire -9 84 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Herefordshire -3 42 £37,500 - 3
Shropshire -8 28 £36,500 -17.04% 12
Walsall +4 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Dudley +12 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Sutton Coldfield -9 4 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Wolverhampton +2 3 £32,500 -23.52% 1
West Bromwich -2 1 £30,000 -23.56%
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 715 (35.50%) .NET
2 712 (35.35%) C#
3 658 (32.67%) HTML
4 644 (31.98%) JavaScript
5 585 (29.05%) Scrum
6 521 (25.87%) CSS
7 516 (25.62%) MVC
8 507 (25.17%) TDD
9 496 (24.63%) SQL Server
10 465 (23.09%) ASP.NET
11 427 (21.20%) SQL
12 396 (19.66%) Java
13 351 (17.43%) Microsoft
14 340 (16.88%) AngularJS
15 315 (15.64%) Finance
16 308 (15.29%) HTML5
17 294 (14.60%) Git (software)
18 281 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
19 262 (13.01%) SDLC
20 250 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
21 247 (12.26%) Software Engineering
22 228 (11.32%) QA
23 226 (11.22%) jQuery
23 226 (11.22%) Web Development
24 218 (10.82%) Web Services
25 211 (10.48%) RESTful
26 206 (10.23%) Linux
27 205 (10.18%) OO
28 196 (9.73%) BDD
29 185 (9.19%) E-Commerce

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 67 (3.33%) Apache
2 54 (2.68%) CMS
3 49 (2.43%) SharePoint
4 45 (2.23%) Apache Spark
4 45 (2.23%) IIS
5 44 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
6 34 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 27 (1.34%) JBoss
8 24 (1.19%) nginx
9 21 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
10 17 (0.84%) WordPress
11 16 (0.79%) Confluence
11 16 (0.79%) GlassFish
12 15 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 15 (0.74%) Umbraco
13 13 (0.65%) EPiServer
14 10 (0.50%) WildFly
15 9 (0.45%) ColdFusion
16 8 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 176 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 50 (2.48%) MS Office
3 26 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 22 (1.09%) Photoshop
6 12 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.50%) MS Project
8 9 (0.45%) Simulink
9 8 (0.40%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.20%) 3ds Max
10 4 (0.20%) Maya
11 2 (0.099%) InVision
11 2 (0.099%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.050%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 57 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.45%) Magento
3 9 (0.45%) Shopify
4 7 (0.35%) OpenText MBPM
4 7 (0.35%) OpenText Process Suite
5 6 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.30%) Sentinel
6 4 (0.20%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.15%) SAP CAR
7 3 (0.15%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.15%) SAP Retail
8 2 (0.099%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.099%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
9 1 (0.050%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.050%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.050%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.050%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.050%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.050%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 161 (7.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 117 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
3 101 (5.01%) SaaS
4 34 (1.69%) GitHub
5 26 (1.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 25 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (0.89%) Office 365
8 17 (0.84%) Amazon S3
8 17 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
8 17 (0.84%) IaaS
9 15 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (0.74%) PaaS
10 11 (0.55%) Google Analytics
11 10 (0.50%) Google Compute Engine
11 10 (0.50%) Heroku
12 6 (0.30%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.20%) Google Play
13 4 (0.20%) Trello
14 2 (0.099%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.53%) Internet
2 35 (1.74%) HTTP
3 13 (0.65%) ATM
4 9 (0.45%) Broadband
4 9 (0.45%) Profibus
5 7 (0.35%) Firewall
6 6 (0.30%) Skype
7 5 (0.25%) LAN
8 4 (0.20%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.20%) WAN
9 3 (0.15%) SAN
10 2 (0.099%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.099%) VoIP
10 2 (0.099%) VPN
10 2 (0.099%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.099%) WLAN
11 1 (0.050%) DNS
11 1 (0.050%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.050%) SSL
11 1 (0.050%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 496 (24.63%) SQL Server
2 172 (8.54%) NoSQL
3 141 (7.00%) MySQL
4 117 (5.81%) MongoDB
5 98 (4.87%) SQL Server 2014
6 88 (4.37%) Big Data
7 65 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 58 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 57 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 52 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 52 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 50 (2.48%) Hadoop
12 36 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
13 35 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 27 (1.34%) Redis
15 26 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
16 24 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
17 23 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
18 16 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
19 14 (0.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 294 (14.60%) Git (software)
2 179 (8.89%) Selenium
3 147 (7.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 129 (6.41%) Visual Studio
5 109 (5.41%) JIRA
6 105 (5.21%) Jenkins
7 96 (4.77%) Subversion
8 57 (2.83%) Cucumber
9 54 (2.68%) JUnit
10 43 (2.14%) gulp
11 38 (1.89%) WebDriver
12 37 (1.84%) TeamCity
13 35 (1.74%) Maven
14 33 (1.64%) Mercurial
15 27 (1.34%) JMeter
15 27 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
16 25 (1.24%) Grunt
16 25 (1.24%) Hudson
17 24 (1.19%) MSTest
17 24 (1.19%) Robot Framework
General
1 315 (15.64%) Finance
2 150 (7.45%) Retail
3 109 (5.41%) Marketing
4 72 (3.57%) Banking
5 48 (2.38%) Games
6 43 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 33 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 32 (1.59%) Billing
9 25 (1.24%) Automotive
10 21 (1.04%) Advertising
11 19 (0.94%) Publishing
12 18 (0.89%) Legal
13 16 (0.79%) Electronics
14 14 (0.70%) Back Office
15 8 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.35%) Music Industry
17 6 (0.30%) Law
18 2 (0.099%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.099%) Local Government
18 2 (0.099%) Military
Job Titles
1 983 (48.81%) Developer
2 353 (17.53%) .NET Developer
3 265 (13.16%) Analyst
4 250 (12.41%) C# Developer
5 230 (11.42%) Senior Developer
6 156 (7.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 134 (6.65%) Software Developer
8 132 (6.55%) Business Analyst
9 127 (6.31%) Java Developer
10 119 (5.91%) Project Manager
11 106 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 98 (4.87%) Architect
13 96 (4.77%) Software Engineer
14 93 (4.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 89 (4.42%) Senior .NET Developer
15 89 (4.42%) Test Analyst
16 85 (4.22%) Web Developer
17 82 (4.07%) HTML Developer
17 82 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
18 81 (4.02%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 715 (35.50%) .NET
2 658 (32.67%) HTML
3 521 (25.87%) CSS
4 465 (23.09%) ASP.NET
5 340 (16.88%) AngularJS
6 308 (15.29%) HTML5
7 281 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 226 (11.22%) jQuery
9 218 (10.82%) Web Services
10 211 (10.48%) RESTful
11 159 (7.89%) Node.js
12 157 (7.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 141 (7.00%) .NET Framework
14 138 (6.85%) WCF
15 136 (6.75%) KnockoutJS
16 134 (6.65%) XML
17 126 (6.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 116 (5.76%) CSS3
19 109 (5.41%) REST
20 96 (4.77%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 132 (6.55%) User Experience
2 86 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (3.72%) Fintech
3 75 (3.72%) Mobile App
4 74 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 42 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (1.59%) NHS
7 26 (1.29%) Algorithms
8 23 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
10 18 (0.89%) Driving Licence
11 16 (0.79%) Reinsurance
11 16 (0.79%) Social Network
12 15 (0.74%) Animation
12 15 (0.74%) Blog
12 15 (0.74%) iPad
12 15 (0.74%) Smart Meter
13 13 (0.65%) EPoS
13 13 (0.65%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.60%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 206 (10.23%) Linux
2 94 (4.67%) Windows
3 51 (2.53%) Android
3 51 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 40 (1.99%) Unix
5 38 (1.89%) Ubuntu
6 27 (1.34%) CentOS
7 18 (0.89%) Windows Server
8 11 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.55%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.45%) VxWorks
10 8 (0.40%) Debian
11 7 (0.35%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.30%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.099%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.099%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.050%) Fedora
15 1 (0.050%) MeeGo
15 1 (0.050%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (29.05%) Scrum
2 516 (25.62%) MVC
3 507 (25.17%) TDD
4 262 (13.01%) SDLC
5 250 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
6 247 (12.26%) Software Engineering
7 226 (11.22%) Web Development
8 205 (10.18%) OO
9 196 (9.73%) BDD
10 185 (9.19%) E-Commerce
11 172 (8.54%) Waterfall
12 168 (8.34%) Mentoring
13 164 (8.14%) Project Management
14 150 (7.45%) Kanban
14 150 (7.45%) Microservices
15 135 (6.70%) SOA
16 129 (6.41%) SOLID
17 128 (6.36%) PRINCE2
18 125 (6.21%) Line Management
19 122 (6.06%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 712 (35.35%) C#
2 644 (31.98%) JavaScript
3 427 (21.20%) SQL
4 396 (19.66%) Java
5 163 (8.09%) PHP
6 151 (7.50%) Python
7 125 (6.21%) Ruby
8 85 (4.22%) VB.NET
9 82 (4.07%) T-SQL
10 75 (3.72%) C++
11 50 (2.48%) PowerShell
12 45 (2.23%) Scala
13 42 (2.09%) Bash Shell
14 40 (1.99%) C
15 38 (1.89%) TypeScript
16 26 (1.29%) VB
17 24 (1.19%) Objective-C
18 20 (0.99%) XPath
19 17 (0.84%) Groovy
20 16 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 150 (7.45%) Degree
2 74 (3.67%) ISEB
3 62 (3.08%) ISTQB
4 41 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 21 (1.04%) Security Cleared
7 20 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 14 (0.70%) PMI Certification
8 14 (0.70%) SC Cleared
9 11 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
9 11 (0.55%) PMP
10 9 (0.45%) CITP
11 6 (0.30%) MCP
11 6 (0.30%) MCSE
12 5 (0.25%) HND
12 5 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.25%) MCSD
13 4 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 4 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 228 (11.32%) QA
2 27 (1.34%) PMO
3 20 (0.99%) SLA
4 11 (0.55%) SDET
5 8 (0.40%) IEC 61508
6 6 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.25%) COBIT
7 5 (0.25%) WAI
8 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.099%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.099%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.050%) BS25999
10 1 (0.050%) JTAG
10 1 (0.050%) MISRA
10 1 (0.050%) MISRA C
System Software
1 91 (4.52%) Docker
2 33 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.74%) VirtualBox
4 9 (0.45%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.45%) vSphere
5 4 (0.20%) Firmware
6 3 (0.15%) HDFS
7 2 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.050%) XenApp
8 1 (0.050%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 48 (2.38%) Puppet
2 40 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (1.34%) Terraform
4 21 (1.04%) Ansible
5 16 (0.79%) Kubernetes
6 15 (0.74%) Consul
6 15 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
6 15 (0.74%) Mesos
6 15 (0.74%) Nagios
6 15 (0.74%) StatsD
7 6 (0.30%) SCCM
8 5 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 5 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.25%) Kibana
8 5 (0.25%) WSUS
9 2 (0.099%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.050%) CloudForms
10 1 (0.050%) cPanel
10 1 (0.050%) RSA Archer
10 1 (0.050%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 351 (17.43%) Microsoft
2 108 (5.36%) Oracle
3 75 (3.72%) Google
4 36 (1.79%) VMware
5 27 (1.34%) SAP
6 23 (1.14%) Telerik
7 21 (1.04%) Red Hat
7 21 (1.04%) Xamarin
7 21 (1.04%) Zend
8 20 (0.99%) IBM
8 20 (0.99%) Pega
9 19 (0.94%) NEC
10 16 (0.79%) Adobe
11 15 (0.74%) New Relic
11 15 (0.74%) Tableau
12 14 (0.70%) Atlassian
13 13 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (0.55%) OpenText
15 9 (0.45%) Coverity
16 7 (0.35%) WSO2
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £49,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car/Allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + cracking benefits package!
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, h/c
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits inc Parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £66500 - £82000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension +25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago