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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 18 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 133 98 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 10.86% 9.37% 6.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.10% 11.57% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 108 79 52
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £32,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
1015 847 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.86% 80.98% 75.35%
Number of salaries quoted 819 663 566
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,500
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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Southend-on-Sea +4 26 £40,000 -44.82% 2
Brentwood -5 26 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Chelmsford +4 16 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Colchester 0 14 £42,500 +0.59%
Harlow +6 11 £45,000 -18.18%
Basildon -2 5 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Witham - 3 £40,000 -
Rayleigh - 2 £60,000 -
Saffron Walden +2 1 £52,500 +10.52%
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 147 (48.84%) .NET
2 130 (43.19%) C#
3 113 (37.54%) MVC
4 98 (32.56%) SQL
4 98 (32.56%) ASP.NET
5 96 (31.89%) SQL Server
6 81 (26.91%) Waterfall
7 74 (24.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 69 (22.92%) Finance
9 66 (21.93%) JavaScript
10 65 (21.59%) CSS
11 59 (19.60%) Scrum
12 55 (18.27%) HTML
13 54 (17.94%) TDD
13 54 (17.94%) Degree
14 52 (17.28%) Windows
15 51 (16.94%) Microsoft
16 47 (15.61%) Web Services
16 47 (15.61%) jQuery
17 45 (14.95%) WCF
17 45 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
18 44 (14.62%) Java
19 42 (13.95%) E-Commerce
20 40 (13.29%) .NET Framework
21 36 (11.96%) Manufacturing
22 34 (11.30%) Web Application Development
23 33 (10.96%) MS Excel
24 32 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
25 31 (10.30%) Dependency Injection
25 31 (10.30%) OOP

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 19 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.66%) Node.js
3 7 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.99%) JBoss
4 6 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (1.99%) CMS
4 6 (1.99%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.99%) MS Project
3 8 (2.66%) MS Office
4 3 (1.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.66%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.64%) SAN
2 19 (6.31%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (2.66%) Firewall
4 4 (1.33%) NAS
4 4 (1.33%) Intranet
4 4 (1.33%) IPv4
4 4 (1.33%) IPv6
5 3 (1.00%) Internet
6 2 (0.66%) SMPP
6 2 (0.66%) SMS
6 2 (0.66%) DNS
6 2 (0.66%) NFC
7 1 (0.33%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (31.89%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.32%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.98%) Oracle Database
4 15 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.32%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (2.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.33%) DB2
10 3 (1.00%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.00%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 23 (7.64%) NUnit
2 21 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (6.64%) MSTest
4 19 (6.31%) Visual Studio
5 18 (5.98%) Moq
6 16 (5.32%) Selenium
7 12 (3.99%) JMeter
7 12 (3.99%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (3.65%) TeamCity
9 10 (3.32%) JIRA
10 9 (2.99%) Subversion
10 9 (2.99%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.99%) SpecFlow
11 6 (1.99%) Jenkins
12 5 (1.66%) TestDirector
12 5 (1.66%) JUnit
12 5 (1.66%) Git (software)
13 4 (1.33%) Maven
13 4 (1.33%) Ant
13 4 (1.33%) SoapUI
General
1 69 (22.92%) Finance
2 36 (11.96%) Manufacturing
3 18 (5.98%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.99%) Banking
5 9 (2.99%) Back Office
6 7 (2.33%) Music Industry
7 5 (1.66%) Local Government
8 4 (1.33%) Automotive
9 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.66%) Marketing
9 2 (0.66%) Legal
9 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Retail
10 1 (0.33%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 131 (43.52%) Developer
2 67 (22.26%) .NET Developer
3 51 (16.94%) C# Developer
4 42 (13.95%) Analyst
5 37 (12.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (10.30%) Senior Developer
7 27 (8.97%) Project Manager
8 21 (6.98%) Development Manager
9 19 (6.31%) Storage Specialist
9 19 (6.31%) Senior Storage Specialist
9 19 (6.31%) Backup Specialist
10 17 (5.65%) Software Developer
11 15 (4.98%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (4.32%) Architect
13 12 (3.99%) Test Analyst
13 12 (3.99%) Senior C# Developer
14 11 (3.65%) Infrastructure Manager
14 11 (3.65%) Web Developer
14 11 (3.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 11 (3.65%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (48.84%) .NET
2 98 (32.56%) ASP.NET
3 74 (24.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 65 (21.59%) CSS
5 55 (18.27%) HTML
6 47 (15.61%) jQuery
6 47 (15.61%) Web Services
7 45 (14.95%) WCF
8 40 (13.29%) .NET Framework
9 26 (8.64%) HTML5
9 26 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (8.31%) Ajax
11 23 (7.64%) WPF
11 23 (7.64%) LINQ
12 20 (6.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 20 (6.64%) Ninject
13 18 (5.98%) KnockoutJS
14 17 (5.65%) WinForms
15 15 (4.98%) XML
16 13 (4.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.97%) Computer Science
3 19 (6.31%) CMDB
4 14 (4.65%) N-Tier
4 14 (4.65%) PMI
5 13 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.32%) AS400
6 12 (3.99%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (2.99%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.66%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.33%) Streaming Music
9 7 (2.33%) Social Network
9 7 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.99%) Open Source
11 4 (1.33%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.00%) GIS
12 3 (1.00%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.00%) CESG
12 3 (1.00%) PKI
13 2 (0.66%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 52 (17.28%) Windows
2 10 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (2.33%) Linux
4 4 (1.33%) Android
5 3 (1.00%) CentOS
5 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.00%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (37.54%) MVC
2 81 (26.91%) Waterfall
3 59 (19.60%) Scrum
4 54 (17.94%) TDD
5 42 (13.95%) E-Commerce
6 34 (11.30%) Web Application Development
7 32 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (10.30%) OOP
8 31 (10.30%) Project Management
8 31 (10.30%) Dependency Injection
9 30 (9.97%) OO
10 27 (8.97%) Web Development
11 25 (8.31%) PRINCE2
12 22 (7.31%) Workflow
13 21 (6.98%) Unit Testing
14 20 (6.64%) Configuration Management
14 20 (6.64%) Change Control
15 19 (6.31%) Capacity Planning
15 19 (6.31%) ETL
16 18 (5.98%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 130 (43.19%) C#
2 98 (32.56%) SQL
3 66 (21.93%) JavaScript
4 44 (14.62%) Java
5 10 (3.32%) COBOL
6 9 (2.99%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.66%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.33%) C++
9 3 (1.00%) C
10 2 (0.66%) PHP
10 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.66%) RPG
10 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.66%) Python
10 2 (0.66%) Ruby
10 2 (0.66%) Groovy
11 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.33%) XAML
11 1 (0.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 54 (17.94%) Degree
2 16 (5.32%) PMI Certification
3 12 (3.99%) ISEB
4 9 (2.99%) VCP4
5 8 (2.66%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.33%) MCSE
6 7 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.00%) MCSD
8 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.00%) MCTS
9 2 (0.66%) PMP
10 1 (0.33%) CISSP
10 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.64%) QA
2 10 (3.32%) SLA
3 4 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.00%) COBIT
4 3 (1.00%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.33%) PMBOK
System Software
1 8 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 51 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.30%) HP
3 22 (7.31%) Oracle
4 19 (6.31%) CommVault
4 19 (6.31%) Brocade
4 19 (6.31%) 3PAR
5 10 (3.32%) IBM
6 9 (2.99%) Tableau
7 8 (2.66%) VMware
7 8 (2.66%) Twitter
8 7 (2.33%) Facebook
8 7 (2.33%) SAP
9 6 (1.99%) Business Objects
9 6 (1.99%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.99%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.66%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.33%) Citrix
11 4 (1.33%) Cisco
12 1 (0.33%) Sybase
12 1 (0.33%) Google
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 21 days ago