The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 173 88 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.66% 8.31% 6.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.36% 9.90% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 146 76 57
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1126 889 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.43% 83.95% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 896 671 579
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Essex

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Essex

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -3 24 £43,750 -
Colchester +10 20 £42,500 +6.25%
Chelmsford +4 18 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Southend-on-Sea -8 12 £50,000 -11.11%
Witham - 10 £40,000 -
Harlow - 7 £52,500 - 1
Basildon -8 5 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Saffron Walden - 3 £52,500 -
Purfleet - 2 £47,000 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 147 (49.49%) .NET
2 128 (43.10%) C#
3 110 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 104 (35.02%) MVC
5 92 (30.98%) ASP.NET
6 85 (28.62%) SQL
7 64 (21.55%) Scrum
8 62 (20.88%) Waterfall
9 61 (20.54%) Finance
9 61 (20.54%) WCF
10 59 (19.87%) JavaScript
11 58 (19.53%) Java
11 58 (19.53%) CSS
12 57 (19.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 55 (18.52%) HTML
13 55 (18.52%) TDD
14 49 (16.50%) jQuery
15 46 (15.49%) Windows
15 46 (15.49%) E-Commerce
16 45 (15.15%) Microsoft
17 44 (14.81%) Degree
18 43 (14.48%) Web Services
18 43 (14.48%) .NET Framework
19 36 (12.12%) PRINCE2
19 36 (12.12%) Manufacturing
20 35 (11.78%) Project Management
21 34 (11.45%) Team Foundation Server
22 33 (11.11%) OO
23 29 (9.76%) Visual Studio
23 29 (9.76%) NUnit

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.38%) Node.js
3 11 (3.70%) JBoss
3 11 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.68%) GlassFish
4 5 (1.68%) CMS
4 5 (1.68%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.34%) IIS
6 1 (0.34%) Mule
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (5.39%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.04%) MS Project
3 2 (0.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
1 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.38%) SAN
2 9 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (2.36%) Intranet
4 5 (1.68%) VoIP
5 4 (1.35%) Internet
5 4 (1.35%) NAS
5 4 (1.35%) IPv4
5 4 (1.35%) IPv6
5 4 (1.35%) Firewall
5 4 (1.35%) Wireless
6 2 (0.67%) NFC
6 2 (0.67%) SMPP
6 2 (0.67%) SMS
6 2 (0.67%) DNS
7 1 (0.34%) HTTP
7 1 (0.34%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (8.08%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 18 (6.06%) RDBMS
5 15 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (3.03%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.68%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.34%) SQLite
12 1 (0.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (11.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 29 (9.76%) NUnit
3 18 (6.06%) JMeter
3 18 (6.06%) Selenium
4 16 (5.39%) MSTest
5 11 (3.70%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (3.70%) Moq
6 10 (3.37%) JIRA
7 9 (3.03%) Maven
7 9 (3.03%) Subversion
7 9 (3.03%) Git (software)
8 8 (2.69%) Ant
9 7 (2.36%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.68%) JUnit
10 5 (1.68%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.68%) Gradle
11 4 (1.35%) Hudson
11 4 (1.35%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.01%) Redmine
General
1 61 (20.54%) Finance
2 36 (12.12%) Manufacturing
3 19 (6.40%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.38%) Banking
5 10 (3.37%) Games
6 8 (2.69%) Automotive
6 8 (2.69%) Back Office
7 6 (2.02%) Local Government
8 3 (1.01%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.67%) Legal
9 2 (0.67%) Retail
9 2 (0.67%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Publishing
10 1 (0.34%) Marketing
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 138 (46.46%) Developer
2 55 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 50 (16.84%) C# Developer
4 43 (14.48%) Project Manager
5 41 (13.80%) Analyst
6 32 (10.77%) Senior Developer
7 29 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (6.06%) Development Manager
9 16 (5.39%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 16 (5.39%) Infrastructure Manager
10 15 (5.05%) Web Developer
11 14 (4.71%) Java Developer
12 13 (4.38%) Test Analyst
12 13 (4.38%) Architect
13 11 (3.70%) Support Analyst
14 10 (3.37%) Tester
15 9 (3.03%) Test Manager
15 9 (3.03%) Team Leader
15 9 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
15 9 (3.03%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (49.49%) .NET
2 92 (30.98%) ASP.NET
3 61 (20.54%) WCF
4 58 (19.53%) CSS
5 57 (19.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (18.52%) HTML
7 49 (16.50%) jQuery
8 43 (14.48%) Web Services
8 43 (14.48%) .NET Framework
9 27 (9.09%) WPF
9 27 (9.09%) XML
10 24 (8.08%) Ajax
11 20 (6.73%) LINQ
12 19 (6.40%) Ninject
13 17 (5.72%) HTML5
14 16 (5.39%) J2EE
15 15 (5.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 15 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 14 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (4.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.72%) PMI
4 14 (4.71%) N-Tier
5 12 (4.04%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.37%) iPhone
6 10 (3.37%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (3.03%) CMDB
7 9 (3.03%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.69%) Social Network
8 8 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.02%) Open Source
9 6 (2.02%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.68%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.35%) BBC
11 4 (1.35%) GIS
11 4 (1.35%) Social Media
12 3 (1.01%) User Experience
12 3 (1.01%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.01%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.49%) Windows
2 20 (6.73%) Android
3 13 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (3.37%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.01%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (35.02%) MVC
2 64 (21.55%) Scrum
3 62 (20.88%) Waterfall
4 55 (18.52%) TDD
5 46 (15.49%) E-Commerce
6 36 (12.12%) PRINCE2
7 35 (11.78%) Project Management
8 33 (11.11%) OO
9 29 (9.76%) Web Development
10 26 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (8.42%) Dependency Injection
12 24 (8.08%) OOP
13 23 (7.74%) Web Application Development
14 22 (7.41%) Workflow
14 22 (7.41%) Manual Testing
15 19 (6.40%) Configuration Management
16 16 (5.39%) ETL
16 16 (5.39%) Change Control
16 16 (5.39%) MVVM
17 15 (5.05%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 128 (43.10%) C#
2 85 (28.62%) SQL
3 59 (19.87%) JavaScript
4 58 (19.53%) Java
5 12 (4.04%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.36%) Ruby
7 6 (2.02%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.68%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.35%) PHP
10 2 (0.67%) Groovy
10 2 (0.67%) Python
11 1 (0.34%) XAML
11 1 (0.34%) VC++
11 1 (0.34%) VB
11 1 (0.34%) Perl
11 1 (0.34%) C
11 1 (0.34%) C++
11 1 (0.34%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 44 (14.81%) Degree
2 19 (6.40%) PMI Certification
3 10 (3.37%) ISEB
4 9 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.67%) PMP
6 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) APMP
7 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) MCTS
7 1 (0.34%) CISSP
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.34%) MCP
7 1 (0.34%) MCAD
7 1 (0.34%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.74%) QA
2 4 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.01%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.01%) COBIT
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.74%) Oracle
3 15 (5.05%) HP
4 13 (4.38%) Google
5 12 (4.04%) Facebook
6 9 (3.03%) Twitter
6 9 (3.03%) Brocade
6 9 (3.03%) 3PAR
6 9 (3.03%) Tableau
6 9 (3.03%) IBM
6 9 (3.03%) CommVault
7 4 (1.35%) Apple
7 4 (1.35%) Sage
7 4 (1.35%) Sony
7 4 (1.35%) VMware
7 4 (1.35%) Yahoo!
7 4 (1.35%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.67%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.67%) webMethods
8 2 (0.67%) Dell
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Harlow, United Kingdom
Raytheon Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago