Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 87 120 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 18.47% 24.00% 22.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.52% 25.75% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 83 129 131
Worcestershire median annual salary £44,898 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,765
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.89% +0.62%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 424 466 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 90.02% 93.20% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 329 415 395
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Worcestershire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Worcestershire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Worcestershire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Worcester -1 54 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Redditch +12 20 £33,000 +3.13% 11
Malvern -3 7 £32,500 -27.78% 8
Droitwich +1 4 £38,250 -7.83% 8
Bromsgrove -4 1 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 44 (50.57%) .NET
2 43 (49.43%) C#
3 27 (31.03%) Scrum
4 24 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 24 (27.59%) SQL
5 23 (26.44%) TDD
6 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
6 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (24.14%) MVC
8 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
8 20 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET
10 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (19.54%) SDLC
11 17 (19.54%) JSON
12 16 (18.39%) Degree
12 16 (18.39%) OOP
12 16 (18.39%) OO
13 15 (17.24%) Visual Studio
13 15 (17.24%) AngularJS
13 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (17.24%) Continuous Deployment
14 14 (16.09%) Xamarin
15 13 (14.94%) Test Automation
15 13 (14.94%) Internet
15 13 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
17 11 (12.64%) Web Services
17 11 (12.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 11 (12.64%) Git (software)

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 4 (4.60%) CMS
2 3 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) Confluence
3 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (12.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.49%) Serverless
3 9 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (9.20%) GitHub
5 7 (8.05%) SaaS
6 3 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (3.45%) IaaS
6 3 (3.45%) PaaS
7 2 (2.30%) Trello
8 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.15%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (1.15%) npm
8 1 (1.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (1.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.94%) Internet
2 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.15%) Modbus
3 1 (1.15%) RS-485
3 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) MySQL
3 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.45%) Big Data
5 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.45%) QlikView
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 11 (12.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.75%) JIRA
4 2 (2.30%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.30%) Grunt
4 2 (2.30%) gulp
4 2 (2.30%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.15%) Bower
5 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.15%) Selenium
5 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.15%) webpack
General
1 10 (11.49%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Retail
3 7 (8.05%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (39.08%) Developer
2 15 (17.24%) .NET Developer
2 15 (17.24%) Development Team Leader
2 15 (17.24%) Team Leader
3 8 (9.20%) Analyst
4 7 (8.05%) Lead Developer
4 7 (8.05%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.05%) Software Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Lead .NET Developer
5 6 (6.90%) PHP Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Architect
7 4 (4.60%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.60%) Junior
7 4 (4.60%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (50.57%) .NET
2 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET
4 17 (19.54%) JSON
5 15 (17.24%) AngularJS
5 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (12.64%) Web Services
7 10 (11.49%) WPF
8 9 (10.34%) HTML
8 9 (10.34%) jQuery
9 8 (9.20%) CSS
9 8 (9.20%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (6.90%) SOAP
12 5 (5.75%) HTML5
12 5 (5.75%) Sass
12 5 (5.75%) XML
13 4 (4.60%) Laravel
13 4 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
1 4 (4.60%) Driving Licence
1 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 3 (3.45%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.30%) Fintech
3 2 (2.30%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.15%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.15%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.15%) iPhone
4 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) Linux
1 7 (8.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Android
3 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.15%) FreeRTOS
3 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) Scrum
2 23 (26.44%) TDD
3 21 (24.14%) MVC
4 20 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (19.54%) SDLC
6 16 (18.39%) OO
6 16 (18.39%) OOP
7 15 (17.24%) Continuous Deployment
8 13 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (14.94%) Test Automation
9 10 (11.49%) BDD
9 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
9 10 (11.49%) Performance Management
10 7 (8.05%) SOA
11 6 (6.90%) B2B
11 6 (6.90%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.90%) Waterfall
12 5 (5.75%) Software Testing
12 5 (5.75%) User Stories
12 5 (5.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (49.43%) C#
2 24 (27.59%) JavaScript
2 24 (27.59%) SQL
3 10 (11.49%) PHP
4 5 (5.75%) C
5 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.45%) C++
6 3 (3.45%) Python
7 2 (2.30%) Java
7 2 (2.30%) Ruby
7 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.15%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.15%) ES6
8 1 (1.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (18.39%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) ISEB
3 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) cPanel
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.09%) Xamarin
3 4 (4.60%) Fujitsu
4 3 (3.45%) Google
5 2 (2.30%) NVIDIA
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle
6 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.15%) Zend