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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 16 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 138 117 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.56% 9.79% 6.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.56% 13.45% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 111 105 67
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
948 870 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 79.40% 72.80% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 698 725 742
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +13 24 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Chelmsford +8 23 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Colchester -3 19 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Brentwood -5 17 £42,000 +1.81% 2
Harlow +3 7 £47,500 +18.75%
Witham +1 3 £37,500 -33.33%
Basildon -14 2 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Saffron Walden +6 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 160 (50.31%) .NET
2 158 (49.69%) C#
3 136 (42.77%) MVC
4 115 (36.16%) ASP.NET
5 111 (34.91%) SQL Server
6 105 (33.02%) JavaScript
7 103 (32.39%) SQL
8 102 (32.08%) TDD
9 97 (30.50%) Scrum
10 90 (28.30%) HTML
11 87 (27.36%) Finance
12 78 (24.53%) SDLC
13 77 (24.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 63 (19.81%) CSS
15 62 (19.50%) Degree
15 62 (19.50%) Waterfall
16 61 (19.18%) Microsoft
17 54 (16.98%) KnockoutJS
18 52 (16.35%) MS Excel
19 51 (16.04%) AngularJS
20 48 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
21 45 (14.15%) jQuery
21 45 (14.15%) Software Engineering
22 44 (13.84%) OO
23 39 (12.26%) .NET Framework
23 39 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
24 38 (11.95%) Computer Science
24 38 (11.95%) Web Application Development
24 38 (11.95%) OOP
25 36 (11.32%) Java

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.97%) IIS
2 16 (5.03%) Node.js
3 15 (4.72%) JBoss
3 15 (4.72%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (2.52%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.57%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.26%) Confluence
9 3 (0.94%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.63%) CMS
11 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 52 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.77%) MS Office
3 8 (2.52%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.26%) Mingle
5 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.89%) Office 365
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.40%) SAN
1 14 (4.40%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (1.89%) Firewall
3 5 (1.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.31%) VoIP
4 1 (0.31%) Internet
4 1 (0.31%) Wireless
4 1 (0.31%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (34.91%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (3.77%) MySQL
6 10 (3.14%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.83%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.89%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.26%) RavenDB
10 4 (1.26%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.26%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.94%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.63%) SAP BI
12 2 (0.63%) DB2
12 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (9.75%) TeamCity
2 24 (7.55%) Moq
3 21 (6.60%) Selenium
4 19 (5.97%) Visual Studio
5 18 (5.66%) JIRA
5 18 (5.66%) SpecFlow
6 17 (5.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 17 (5.35%) Git (software)
7 16 (5.03%) NUnit
8 15 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (4.09%) Jenkins
10 10 (3.14%) MSTest
11 8 (2.52%) Ant
12 7 (2.20%) Subversion
12 7 (2.20%) Maven
13 6 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
13 6 (1.89%) Grunt
14 5 (1.57%) NCrunch
14 5 (1.57%) NSubstitute
14 5 (1.57%) Mercurial
General
1 87 (27.36%) Finance
2 22 (6.92%) Back Office
3 19 (5.97%) Banking
4 16 (5.03%) Automotive
5 13 (4.09%) Music Industry
6 9 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.20%) Games
8 3 (0.94%) Retail
9 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Marketing
10 1 (0.31%) Avionics
10 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 191 (60.06%) Developer
2 62 (19.50%) .NET Developer
3 49 (15.41%) Senior Developer
4 44 (13.84%) Software Developer
5 33 (10.38%) C# Developer
6 32 (10.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (9.43%) Analyst
8 26 (8.18%) Java Developer
9 20 (6.29%) Business Analyst
10 18 (5.66%) Architect
11 17 (5.35%) Software Engineer
12 16 (5.03%) Programmer
12 16 (5.03%) Senior Manager
13 14 (4.40%) Storage Specialist
13 14 (4.40%) Backup Specialist
13 14 (4.40%) Senior Storage Specialist
13 14 (4.40%) C# Software Developer
14 13 (4.09%) Graduate Developer
14 13 (4.09%) Graduate Software Developer
14 13 (4.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (50.31%) .NET
2 115 (36.16%) ASP.NET
3 90 (28.30%) HTML
4 77 (24.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 63 (19.81%) CSS
6 54 (16.98%) KnockoutJS
7 51 (16.04%) AngularJS
8 45 (14.15%) jQuery
9 39 (12.26%) .NET Framework
10 33 (10.38%) WCF
11 32 (10.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 31 (9.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 25 (7.86%) HTML5
13 25 (7.86%) WinForms
14 22 (6.92%) RESTful
15 21 (6.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 21 (6.60%) WPF
15 21 (6.60%) Web Services
16 16 (5.03%) Ninject
17 15 (4.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (11.95%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.29%) Management Information System
4 16 (5.03%) AS400
5 14 (4.40%) CMDB
6 13 (4.09%) Client/Server
7 11 (3.46%) Inversion of Control
8 10 (3.14%) User Experience
9 8 (2.52%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.57%) Streaming Music
11 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.63%) Biology
12 2 (0.63%) Life Science
12 2 (0.63%) PMI
13 1 (0.31%) VLE
13 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.31%) Robotics
13 1 (0.31%) Social Network
13 1 (0.31%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.31%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.86%) Windows
2 7 (2.20%) Linux
3 4 (1.26%) CentOS
4 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (42.77%) MVC
2 102 (32.08%) TDD
3 97 (30.50%) Scrum
4 78 (24.53%) SDLC
5 62 (19.50%) Waterfall
6 45 (14.15%) Software Engineering
7 44 (13.84%) OO
8 39 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (11.95%) OOP
9 38 (11.95%) Web Application Development
10 32 (10.06%) BDD
11 30 (9.43%) Project Management
12 26 (8.18%) Dependency Injection
13 23 (7.23%) SOA
14 22 (6.92%) ITIL
14 22 (6.92%) Unit Testing
15 19 (5.97%) Business Analysis
16 16 (5.03%) Change Control
17 15 (4.72%) DSDM
17 15 (4.72%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 158 (49.69%) C#
2 105 (33.02%) JavaScript
3 103 (32.39%) SQL
4 36 (11.32%) Java
5 25 (7.86%) T-SQL
6 17 (5.35%) PowerShell
7 14 (4.40%) PHP
7 14 (4.40%) COBOL
8 12 (3.77%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.89%) XPath
9 6 (1.89%) C
10 5 (1.57%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.57%) PHP5
11 3 (0.94%) Perl
12 2 (0.63%) C++
12 2 (0.63%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.31%) XQuery
13 1 (0.31%) VB
13 1 (0.31%) RPG
Qualifications
1 62 (19.50%) Degree
2 17 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (3.14%) MCSE
4 8 (2.52%) ISEB
5 4 (1.26%) MCTS
5 4 (1.26%) MCSD
5 4 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.94%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.63%) PMP
7 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.23%) SLA
2 14 (4.40%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (19.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.66%) HP
2 18 (5.66%) Oracle
3 14 (4.40%) CommVault
3 14 (4.40%) Brocade
3 14 (4.40%) Sitecore
3 14 (4.40%) 3PAR
4 7 (2.20%) SAP
4 7 (2.20%) VMware
5 6 (1.89%) Cisco
5 6 (1.89%) Citrix
5 6 (1.89%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.63%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.63%) CODA
7 1 (0.31%) IBM
7 1 (0.31%) Cognos
7 1 (0.31%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.31%) Facebook
7 1 (0.31%) Twitter
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Salary: £55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Colchester, Essex
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Chelmsford
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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