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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 167 106 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.66% 7.45% 7.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.20% 9.78% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 148 86 66
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £40,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £48,972
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1099 1084 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.32% 76.18% 73.86%
Number of salaries quoted 896 873 614
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 April 2015.

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 April 2015. 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 27 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Southend-on-Sea +11 26 £40,000 - 2
Chelmsford +14 21 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Colchester +10 19 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Harlow -2 9 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Basildon +2 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Purfleet - 4 £35,000 -
Rayleigh - 2 £60,000 -
Witham -2 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 169 (55.96%) .NET
2 159 (52.65%) C#
3 141 (46.69%) MVC
4 121 (40.07%) ASP.NET
5 106 (35.10%) SQL
6 103 (34.11%) SQL Server
7 97 (32.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 88 (29.14%) JavaScript
9 87 (28.81%) Finance
10 77 (25.50%) TDD
11 74 (24.50%) Scrum
11 74 (24.50%) Waterfall
12 72 (23.84%) CSS
13 70 (23.18%) HTML
14 62 (20.53%) Degree
15 55 (18.21%) Microsoft
16 50 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
17 47 (15.56%) Windows
18 43 (14.24%) MS Excel
18 43 (14.24%) Web Application Development
18 43 (14.24%) jQuery
19 41 (13.58%) .NET Framework
19 41 (13.58%) WCF
20 40 (13.25%) KnockoutJS
21 39 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
22 38 (12.58%) E-Commerce
22 38 (12.58%) Web Services
23 35 (11.59%) HTML5
24 34 (11.26%) OO
25 33 (10.93%) OOP

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 21 (6.95%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.64%) Node.js
3 13 (4.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (3.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (2.98%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.65%) IIS
6 8 (2.65%) JBoss
7 4 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.99%) CMS
9 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (14.24%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.97%) MS Office
3 4 (1.32%) Mingle
4 3 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.66%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.99%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.28%) SAN
2 21 (6.95%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (2.32%) Firewall
4 2 (0.66%) DNS
5 1 (0.33%) IPv4
5 1 (0.33%) IPv6
5 1 (0.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (34.11%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.98%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.65%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.32%) DB2
8 4 (1.32%) RavenDB
8 4 (1.32%) Neo4j
9 3 (0.99%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (8.94%) Moq
2 23 (7.62%) TeamCity
3 21 (6.95%) MSTest
4 20 (6.62%) NUnit
4 20 (6.62%) Visual Studio
5 18 (5.96%) Selenium
6 17 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (5.63%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (4.64%) Rhino Mocks
8 13 (4.30%) SpecFlow
8 13 (4.30%) Jenkins
9 9 (2.98%) JIRA
9 9 (2.98%) Git (software)
10 7 (2.32%) Subversion
11 5 (1.66%) Ant
12 4 (1.32%) TestDirector
12 4 (1.32%) Maven
13 2 (0.66%) JUnit
13 2 (0.66%) Grunt
14 1 (0.33%) Gradle
General
1 87 (28.81%) Finance
2 18 (5.96%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.30%) Manufacturing
3 16 (5.30%) Banking
4 14 (4.64%) Back Office
5 10 (3.31%) Music Industry
6 5 (1.66%) Automotive
6 5 (1.66%) Games
7 3 (0.99%) Local Government
8 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Marketing
8 2 (0.66%) Legal
9 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 165 (54.64%) Developer
2 77 (25.50%) .NET Developer
3 50 (16.56%) C# Developer
4 45 (14.90%) Senior Developer
5 38 (12.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (11.92%) Analyst
7 26 (8.61%) Software Developer
8 21 (6.95%) Storage Specialist
8 21 (6.95%) Senior Storage Specialist
8 21 (6.95%) Backup Specialist
9 17 (5.63%) Business Analyst
10 16 (5.30%) Architect
11 15 (4.97%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (4.64%) Project Manager
13 13 (4.30%) Development Manager
13 13 (4.30%) C# Software Developer
14 11 (3.64%) .NET Software Developer
14 11 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
15 10 (3.31%) Agile .NET Developer
16 9 (2.98%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (55.96%) .NET
2 121 (40.07%) ASP.NET
3 97 (32.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 72 (23.84%) CSS
5 70 (23.18%) HTML
6 43 (14.24%) jQuery
7 41 (13.58%) WCF
7 41 (13.58%) .NET Framework
8 40 (13.25%) KnockoutJS
9 38 (12.58%) Web Services
10 35 (11.59%) HTML5
11 31 (10.26%) AngularJS
11 31 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (9.27%) WinForms
13 25 (8.28%) WPF
13 25 (8.28%) LINQ
14 23 (7.62%) Ajax
14 23 (7.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 21 (6.95%) Ninject
16 15 (4.97%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (9.60%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.95%) CMDB
4 20 (6.62%) Management Information System
5 17 (5.63%) AS400
6 14 (4.64%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (3.31%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.98%) N-Tier
9 7 (2.32%) Streaming Music
9 7 (2.32%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.99%) PMI
10 6 (1.99%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.99%) Open Source
11 5 (1.66%) Social Network
11 5 (1.66%) User Experience
12 3 (0.99%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.99%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.66%) iSeries
14 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.56%) Windows
2 7 (2.32%) Linux
3 6 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.32%) CentOS
5 2 (0.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (46.69%) MVC
2 77 (25.50%) TDD
3 74 (24.50%) Scrum
3 74 (24.50%) Waterfall
4 43 (14.24%) Web Application Development
5 39 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (12.58%) E-Commerce
7 34 (11.26%) OO
8 33 (10.93%) OOP
9 32 (10.60%) Dependency Injection
10 29 (9.60%) Software Engineering
11 26 (8.61%) BDD
12 24 (7.95%) Unit Testing
13 23 (7.62%) SOA
14 21 (6.95%) Project Management
14 21 (6.95%) Workflow
14 21 (6.95%) Web Development
14 21 (6.95%) Capacity Planning
15 18 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (5.63%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 159 (52.65%) C#
2 106 (35.10%) SQL
3 88 (29.14%) JavaScript
4 32 (10.60%) Java
5 17 (5.63%) PowerShell
6 13 (4.30%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.97%) COBOL
8 9 (2.98%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.99%) PHP
10 3 (0.99%) C++
11 2 (0.66%) C
11 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.66%) RPG
11 2 (0.66%) Ruby
11 2 (0.66%) Python
12 1 (0.33%) XQuery
12 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.33%) XPath
12 1 (0.33%) PHP5
12 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 62 (20.53%) Degree
2 11 (3.64%) ISEB
3 10 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.31%) MCSE
4 8 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.99%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.32%) MCTS
6 4 (1.32%) MCSD
7 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.96%) SLA
2 12 (3.97%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 55 (18.21%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.93%) HP
3 21 (6.95%) CommVault
3 21 (6.95%) Brocade
3 21 (6.95%) 3PAR
4 20 (6.62%) Oracle
5 13 (4.30%) Sitecore
6 10 (3.31%) SAP
7 8 (2.65%) Business Objects
7 8 (2.65%) IBM
7 8 (2.65%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.32%) VMware
8 7 (2.32%) Tableau
9 6 (1.99%) Citrix
9 6 (1.99%) Cisco
10 5 (1.66%) Facebook
10 5 (1.66%) Twitter
11 3 (0.99%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.66%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.33%) Sybase
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: competitive
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