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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 160 130 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.07% 10.21% 9.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.90% 12.01% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 141 107 77
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
1074 1082 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 87.75% 85.00% 85.35%
Number of salaries quoted 795 866 639
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Colchester -1 35 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Chelmsford +10 16 £32,500 -35.00% 4
Southend-on-Sea +6 16 £51,459 +14.35% 1
Brentwood -13 16 £100,000 +177.77% 4
Leigh-on-Sea - 6 £52,500 -
Harlow -1 5 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hockley - 3 - -
Thurrock - 3 £35,000 -
Basildon -18 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Purfleet 0 1 £40,000 -14.89%
Witham 0 1 £40,000 -
Braintree - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 130 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 114 (36.54%) Java
3 76 (24.36%) .NET
4 73 (23.40%) TDD
5 71 (22.76%) JavaScript
6 70 (22.44%) Web Services
7 69 (22.12%) Degree
8 68 (21.79%) HTML
9 64 (20.51%) Software Engineering
10 63 (20.19%) CSS
11 60 (19.23%) JBoss
12 59 (18.91%) C#
13 57 (18.27%) Swing
13 57 (18.27%) Scrum
14 56 (17.95%) SQL
14 56 (17.95%) OO
15 54 (17.31%) Finance
16 53 (16.99%) Computer Science
17 50 (16.03%) MVC
17 50 (16.03%) Ajax
18 49 (15.71%) Project Management
19 48 (15.38%) Microsoft
19 48 (15.38%) Waterfall
20 44 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
21 43 (13.78%) Java EE
21 43 (13.78%) JUnit
22 42 (13.46%) E-Commerce
22 42 (13.46%) SOA
23 41 (13.14%) Oracle
23 41 (13.14%) Spring

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 60 (19.23%) JBoss
2 25 (8.01%) WebLogic
2 25 (8.01%) WebSphere
3 22 (7.05%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.24%) GlassFish
6 5 (1.60%) CMS
7 2 (0.64%) Confluence
7 2 (0.64%) IIS
7 2 (0.64%) Node.js
7 2 (0.64%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 29 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.21%) MS Office
3 5 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.96%) MS Project
5 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) BASE24
1 2 (0.64%) PlanetPress Connect
1 2 (0.64%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.17%) HTTP
2 2 (0.64%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) DHCP
3 1 (0.32%) DNS
3 1 (0.32%) Firewall
3 1 (0.32%) LAN
3 1 (0.32%) Skype
3 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.32%) VoIP
3 1 (0.32%) WAN
3 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (10.58%) Relational Database
4 32 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (9.29%) RDBMS
6 26 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 23 (7.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.21%) MySQL
9 10 (3.21%) QlikView
10 8 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (2.24%) Big Data
12 5 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.60%) OLAP
12 5 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 43 (13.78%) JUnit
2 29 (9.29%) Maven
3 27 (8.65%) TeamCity
4 19 (6.09%) JIRA
5 18 (5.77%) Selenium
6 17 (5.45%) DbUnit
6 17 (5.45%) SoapUI
6 17 (5.45%) Subversion
7 15 (4.81%) JMeter
8 9 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (2.56%) JIRA Agile
9 8 (2.56%) NUnit
10 7 (2.24%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.92%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.60%) Moq
13 4 (1.28%) Ant
13 4 (1.28%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.28%) Git (software)
14 3 (0.96%) Cactus
14 3 (0.96%) HP UFT
General
1 54 (17.31%) Finance
2 30 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 28 (8.97%) Automotive
4 16 (5.13%) Banking
5 11 (3.53%) Retail
6 6 (1.92%) Games
7 5 (1.60%) Back Office
7 5 (1.60%) Publishing
8 4 (1.28%) Marketing
9 2 (0.64%) Legal
9 2 (0.64%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 141 (45.19%) Developer
2 62 (19.87%) Java Developer
3 46 (14.74%) Senior Developer
4 44 (14.10%) Analyst
5 38 (12.18%) C# Developer
6 33 (10.58%) .NET Developer
7 29 (9.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 28 (8.97%) Business Analyst
9 27 (8.65%) Architect
10 26 (8.33%) Agile Developer
11 25 (8.01%) Programmer
12 24 (7.69%) Project Manager
12 24 (7.69%) Test Engineer
13 23 (7.37%) Agile Java Developer
13 23 (7.37%) Senior Programmer
14 22 (7.05%) Software Test Engineer
15 21 (6.73%) C# .NET Developer
16 20 (6.41%) J2EE Developer
16 20 (6.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 19 (6.09%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (24.36%) .NET
2 70 (22.44%) Web Services
3 68 (21.79%) HTML
4 63 (20.19%) CSS
5 57 (18.27%) Swing
6 50 (16.03%) Ajax
7 43 (13.78%) Java EE
8 41 (13.14%) Spring
9 39 (12.50%) J2EE
10 37 (11.86%) ASP.NET
11 32 (10.26%) SOAP
12 30 (9.62%) Hibernate
12 30 (9.62%) REST
13 29 (9.29%) jQuery
14 24 (7.69%) Apache Flex
14 24 (7.69%) GWT
14 24 (7.69%) JMS
15 15 (4.81%) RESTful
16 14 (4.49%) .NET Framework
16 14 (4.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.99%) Computer Science
2 27 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.05%) Mathematics
4 16 (5.13%) User Experience
5 14 (4.49%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.88%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.56%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.92%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.60%) AS400
9 5 (1.60%) Statistics
10 4 (1.28%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.96%) iPad
11 3 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.96%) VLE
12 2 (0.64%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.64%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.64%) Online Banking
13 1 (0.32%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.13%) Windows
2 14 (4.49%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.92%) Android
3 6 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.96%) Linux
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (23.40%) TDD
2 64 (20.51%) Software Engineering
3 57 (18.27%) Scrum
4 56 (17.95%) OO
5 50 (16.03%) MVC
6 49 (15.71%) Project Management
7 48 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 44 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (13.46%) E-Commerce
9 42 (13.46%) SOA
10 38 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
11 35 (11.22%) Analytics
12 31 (9.94%) UML
13 30 (9.62%) OOP
13 30 (9.62%) SDLC
14 26 (8.33%) Open Source
15 25 (8.01%) ETL
15 25 (8.01%) PRINCE2
15 25 (8.01%) Workflow
16 24 (7.69%) Loose Coupling
Programming Languages
1 114 (36.54%) Java
2 71 (22.76%) JavaScript
3 59 (18.91%) C#
4 56 (17.95%) SQL
5 26 (8.33%) C
6 25 (8.01%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.24%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.92%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.60%) COBOL
9 5 (1.60%) Groovy
9 5 (1.60%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.28%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.28%) VBScript
11 2 (0.64%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.64%) C++
11 2 (0.64%) PHP
11 2 (0.64%) VB
11 2 (0.64%) XPath
11 2 (0.64%) XQuery
12 1 (0.32%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 69 (22.12%) Degree
2 36 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 36 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.28%) CITP
4 4 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.96%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.96%) PMP
5 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.32%) APMP
6 1 (0.32%) ISEB
6 1 (0.32%) MCAD
6 1 (0.32%) MCP
6 1 (0.32%) MCSD
6 1 (0.32%) MCTS
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.77%) QA
2 6 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.60%) SLA
4 3 (0.96%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.32%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 48 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 41 (13.14%) Oracle
3 32 (10.26%) Tableau
4 24 (7.69%) Google
5 12 (3.85%) webMethods
6 7 (2.24%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.96%) HP
8 3 (0.96%) IBM
8 3 (0.96%) SAP
9 2 (0.64%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.32%) Avaya
10 1 (0.32%) BroadSoft
10 1 (0.32%) Cisco
10 1 (0.32%) Juniper
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + + Benefits
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Essex
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Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + BENEFITS
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Essex
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + 10% bonus and extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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