Saturday, October 04, 2008

Agile adoption by geography

I wonder if there is a geographical distribution to the adoption of agile philosophies. To find out, I used Dice's job listings as a proxy to determine percent of postings that matched the word "agile" by City.

Suprising to me, Salt Lake City seemed to take the honors @ 12%. Next tier: Richmond, Seattle, Portland, OR, San Fran, Denver, Austin, Raleigh, all between 5% and 9%. The remainder can be seen on the graph. It's probably a bit too small to see, but if you display it individually, you should be able to clearly see the list of cities and the rough placing of the cities within the distribution.

Results:

1 comment:

eyeheartwindows said...

To be fair people in Salt Lake City have been retroactively labeling projects as agile...