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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 13 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 138 121 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.02% 9.67% 10.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.30% 11.77% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 122 92 111
Median salary £52,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
902 1028 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 85.09% 82.17% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 730 751 702
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +14 27 £62,500 +56.25%
Basildon +21 19 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Chelmsford +3 15 £52,500 - 3
Harlow -2 8 £50,000 +5.26%
Southend-on-Sea -8 8 £48,500 +61.66% 1
Brentwood -11 5 - -
Billericay - 1 £35,000 -
Purfleet - 1 £55,000 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 78 (29.55%) Finance
1 78 (29.55%) Java
2 74 (28.03%) Scrum
3 70 (26.52%) SDLC
4 69 (26.14%) HTML
5 61 (23.11%) JavaScript
5 61 (23.11%) CSS
6 56 (21.21%) .NET
7 55 (20.83%) Project Management
8 54 (20.45%) SQL
9 52 (19.70%) Oracle
10 51 (19.32%) Degree
11 49 (18.56%) C#
12 45 (17.05%) User Stories
13 43 (16.29%) Business Analysis
13 43 (16.29%) Relational Database
14 42 (15.91%) Computer Science
14 42 (15.91%) Waterfall
15 40 (15.15%) PRINCE2
16 39 (14.77%) SQL Server
17 38 (14.39%) JBoss
18 35 (13.26%) J2EE
18 35 (13.26%) MVC
19 34 (12.88%) WebLogic
19 34 (12.88%) OOP
20 33 (12.50%) OO
20 33 (12.50%) Software Engineering
21 31 (11.74%) WebSphere
21 31 (11.74%) E-Commerce
21 31 (11.74%) ASP.NET

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 38 (14.39%) JBoss
2 34 (12.88%) WebLogic
3 31 (11.74%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.79%) Apache
5 8 (3.03%) GlassFish
6 6 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.52%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.14%) CMS
8 3 (1.14%) Confluence
8 3 (1.14%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.38%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.38%) IIS
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.38%) WildFly
Applications
1 21 (7.95%) MS Project
2 13 (4.92%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.55%) MS Office
4 10 (3.79%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (5.30%) VisionPLUS
2 4 (1.52%) BigMachines
2 4 (1.52%) Eloqua
3 3 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.38%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.89%) IaaS
2 5 (1.89%) PaaS
3 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle CX
4 2 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.27%) SSL
2 5 (1.89%) Internet
3 2 (0.76%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (0.76%) HTTP
4 1 (0.38%) LAN
4 1 (0.38%) Network Security
4 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.29%) Relational Database
2 39 (14.77%) SQL Server
3 26 (9.85%) Oracle Database
4 21 (7.95%) RDBMS
5 12 (4.55%) MySQL
6 11 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.65%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.52%) Big Data
8 4 (1.52%) CouchDB
8 4 (1.52%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.52%) HBase
8 4 (1.52%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.52%) Neo4j
8 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.52%) Redis
8 4 (1.52%) Riak
9 3 (1.14%) MS Access
9 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (4.92%) Gradle
2 11 (4.17%) JIRA
3 10 (3.79%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.79%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.79%) Maven
3 10 (3.79%) Selenium
4 9 (3.41%) HP UFT
5 8 (3.03%) Ant
5 8 (3.03%) JUnit
6 7 (2.65%) Gerrit
6 7 (2.65%) Moq
6 7 (2.65%) NUnit
6 7 (2.65%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (2.27%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.52%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.52%) MSTest
8 4 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.14%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.14%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 78 (29.55%) Finance
2 15 (5.68%) Legal
3 14 (5.30%) Automotive
4 11 (4.17%) Banking
5 9 (3.41%) Marketing
6 4 (1.52%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.14%) Advertising
7 3 (1.14%) Retail
8 2 (0.76%) Back Office
8 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.76%) Games
8 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (31.82%) Developer
2 61 (23.11%) Analyst
3 56 (21.21%) Business Analyst
4 44 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 33 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 30 (11.36%) Senior Developer
7 27 (10.23%) .NET Developer
8 26 (9.85%) IT Manager
8 26 (9.85%) Java Programmer
8 26 (9.85%) Programmer
9 23 (8.71%) Senior Java Developer
10 22 (8.33%) Agile Developer
10 22 (8.33%) J2EE Programmer
11 21 (7.95%) Agile Java Developer
11 21 (7.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 21 (7.95%) Senior Agile Developer
11 21 (7.95%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 21 (7.95%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 21 (7.95%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 21 (7.95%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (26.14%) HTML
2 61 (23.11%) CSS
3 56 (21.21%) .NET
4 35 (13.26%) J2EE
5 31 (11.74%) ASP.NET
6 28 (10.61%) Ajax
7 27 (10.23%) Swing
8 20 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (7.58%) Spring
9 19 (7.20%) Hibernate
10 17 (6.44%) WCF
11 16 (6.06%) AngularJS
11 16 (6.06%) HTML5
12 15 (5.68%) .NET Framework
12 15 (5.68%) jQuery
13 14 (5.30%) Java EE
13 14 (5.30%) Web Services
14 13 (4.92%) XML
15 12 (4.55%) Sass
16 11 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.91%) Computer Science
2 25 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.30%) EMV
4 12 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 11 (4.17%) User Experience
6 7 (2.65%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.89%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.52%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.52%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.14%) Statistics
9 3 (1.14%) Streaming Music
10 2 (0.76%) DataPower
10 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.76%) Online Games
10 2 (0.76%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.76%) Reinsurance
11 1 (0.38%) Biology
11 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.68%) Linux
2 10 (3.79%) Windows
3 7 (2.65%) Unix
4 5 (1.89%) Android
4 5 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.52%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (28.03%) Scrum
2 70 (26.52%) SDLC
3 55 (20.83%) Project Management
4 45 (17.05%) User Stories
5 43 (16.29%) Business Analysis
6 42 (15.91%) Waterfall
7 40 (15.15%) PRINCE2
8 35 (13.26%) MVC
9 34 (12.88%) OOP
10 33 (12.50%) OO
10 33 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 31 (11.74%) E-Commerce
12 26 (9.85%) Use Case
13 24 (9.09%) Web Development
14 23 (8.71%) Open Source
15 21 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (6.82%) TDD
17 17 (6.44%) Data Flow Diagram
17 17 (6.44%) ITIL
18 15 (5.68%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (29.55%) Java
2 61 (23.11%) JavaScript
3 54 (20.45%) SQL
4 49 (18.56%) C#
5 18 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 14 (5.30%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.17%) PHP
8 9 (3.41%) C++
9 6 (2.27%) Perl
9 6 (2.27%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.27%) VC++
10 5 (1.89%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.89%) VB
11 3 (1.14%) Ruby
11 3 (1.14%) VBA
12 2 (0.76%) C
12 2 (0.76%) Scala
13 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.38%) Python
13 1 (0.38%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 51 (19.32%) Degree
2 16 (6.06%) ISEB
3 5 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.52%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.52%) PMP
5 3 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.76%) CBAP
6 2 (0.76%) CITP
6 2 (0.76%) MAPM
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.14%) Ansible
2 3 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.14%) Puppet
2 3 (1.14%) Salt
3 2 (0.76%) Kibana
3 2 (0.76%) logstash
Vendors
1 52 (19.70%) Oracle
2 21 (7.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.89%) CheckPoint
4 4 (1.52%) Google
4 4 (1.52%) Mapbox
4 4 (1.52%) Siebel
5 3 (1.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.76%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.76%) HP
6 2 (0.76%) IBM
7 1 (0.38%) Xamarin
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