Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 95 120 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 17.76% 25.53% 26.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.04% 28.24% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 86 107 187
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £25,950
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 499 425 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 93.27% 90.43% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 365 363 439
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.07% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £59,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -1.20% +1.22%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 -3 51 £42,500 - 15
Redditch +4 22 £30,000 -14.29% 9
Malvern -7 15 £35,000 +16.67% 13
Droitwich -1 4 £38,250 -8.93% 3
Stourport-on-Severn - 1 £25,000 -
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 41 (43.16%) C#
2 37 (38.95%) .NET
3 33 (34.74%) SQL Server
4 32 (33.68%) TDD
5 30 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 26 (27.37%) Test Automation
7 24 (25.26%) Scrum
8 23 (24.21%) SQL
9 22 (23.16%) MVC
10 20 (21.05%) Web Services
10 20 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 18 (18.95%) OOP
12 18 (18.95%) Finance
12 18 (18.95%) WPF
13 17 (17.89%) QA
14 16 (16.84%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (16.84%) SDLC
14 16 (16.84%) OO
14 16 (16.84%) Visual Studio
14 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET
14 16 (16.84%) MySQL
15 15 (15.79%) CSS
15 15 (15.79%) HTML
15 15 (15.79%) SOA
15 15 (15.79%) AngularJS
15 15 (15.79%) Git (software)
16 14 (14.74%) JIRA
16 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET Web API

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 3 (3.16%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (3.16%) CMS
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.05%) Apache
3 1 (1.05%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (12.63%) SaaS
4 3 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.16%) IaaS
4 3 (3.16%) PaaS
5 2 (2.11%) Serverless
6 1 (1.05%) GitHub
6 1 (1.05%) Google Play
6 1 (1.05%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) Internet
2 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.05%) Modbus
3 1 (1.05%) RS-485
3 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.84%) MySQL
3 14 (14.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (11.58%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.26%) Big Data
6 3 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (3.16%) QlikView
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (16.84%) Visual Studio
2 15 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 14 (14.74%) JIRA
4 7 (7.37%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.16%) Appium
5 3 (3.16%) Calabash
5 3 (3.16%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.16%) Selenium
5 3 (3.16%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.05%) Moq
7 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (18.95%) Finance
2 7 (7.37%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Law
3 2 (2.11%) Military
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
4 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (38.95%) Developer
2 14 (14.74%) Software Developer
3 13 (13.68%) Project Manager
4 11 (11.58%) .NET Developer
5 9 (9.47%) Junior
5 9 (9.47%) Test Manager
6 8 (8.42%) PHP Developer
6 8 (8.42%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Tester
7 7 (7.37%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (7.37%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Junior Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Architect
9 5 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Graduate
9 5 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.95%) .NET
2 20 (21.05%) Web Services
3 18 (18.95%) WPF
4 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET
5 15 (15.79%) AngularJS
5 15 (15.79%) CSS
5 15 (15.79%) HTML
6 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (14.74%) SOAP
6 14 (14.74%) XML
7 13 (13.68%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (11.58%) Ajax
9 11 (11.58%) HTML5
9 11 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (9.47%) JSON
11 8 (8.42%) Laravel
11 8 (8.42%) Sass
12 5 (5.26%) jQuery
13 4 (4.21%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (4.21%) PMI
2 3 (3.16%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.11%) Fintech
4 1 (1.05%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.05%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Windows
2 6 (6.32%) Linux
3 2 (2.11%) Android
3 2 (2.11%) Solaris
4 1 (1.05%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) TDD
2 26 (27.37%) Test Automation
3 24 (25.26%) Scrum
4 22 (23.16%) MVC
5 18 (18.95%) OOP
6 16 (16.84%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (16.84%) OO
6 16 (16.84%) SDLC
7 15 (15.79%) SOA
8 12 (12.63%) MVVM
9 11 (11.58%) Load Testing
9 11 (11.58%) Web Development
10 9 (9.47%) PRINCE2
10 9 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.37%) Performance Testing
12 7 (7.37%) Project Management
12 7 (7.37%) Project Planning
12 7 (7.37%) Regression Testing
12 7 (7.37%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (43.16%) C#
2 30 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 23 (24.21%) SQL
4 12 (12.63%) C
5 11 (11.58%) PHP
6 8 (8.42%) Java
7 5 (5.26%) C++
8 4 (4.21%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.16%) Ruby
10 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.11%) Python
10 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.05%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.05%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) ISEB
1 9 (9.47%) ISTQB
2 5 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.21%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.21%) PMP
4 3 (3.16%) Degree
5 1 (1.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.89%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Fujitsu
3 7 (7.37%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.21%) Google
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle
6 2 (2.11%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.11%) NVIDIA
7 1 (1.05%) Apple
7 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com