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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 120 88 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.20% 7.99% 9.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.04% 9.93% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 109 78 79
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
798 886 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 74.51% 80.47% 72.35%
Number of salaries quoted 609 692 633
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +6 19 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Basildon +1 16 £50,000 - 2
Wickford - 14 £47,500 - 1
Southend-on-Sea +1 8 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Brentwood +1 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Chelmsford +3 7 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Harlow +8 2 £41,250 -8.33%
Witham - 2 £56,250 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £37,500 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 136 (56.67%) .NET
2 130 (54.17%) C#
3 127 (52.92%) SQL Server
4 91 (37.92%) ASP.NET
5 87 (36.25%) TDD
6 84 (35.00%) MVC
7 83 (34.58%) SQL
8 73 (30.42%) HTML
9 66 (27.50%) Microsoft
10 57 (23.75%) OO
11 54 (22.50%) CSS
12 52 (21.67%) Scrum
12 52 (21.67%) WCF
13 51 (21.25%) JavaScript
14 50 (20.83%) Finance
14 50 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
15 47 (19.58%) Java
16 38 (15.83%) Waterfall
17 37 (15.42%) E-Commerce
18 36 (15.00%) Visual Studio
18 36 (15.00%) WPF
19 34 (14.17%) Oracle
19 34 (14.17%) OOP
20 33 (13.75%) Android
21 32 (13.33%) XML
21 32 (13.33%) Project Management
21 32 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
22 30 (12.50%) Web Application Development
23 28 (11.67%) NUnit
24 26 (10.83%) T-SQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (8.75%) Node.js
2 17 (7.08%) WebSphere
2 17 (7.08%) WebLogic
2 17 (7.08%) GlassFish
3 9 (3.75%) CMS
4 7 (2.92%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.50%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.67%) Immediacy CMS
6 4 (1.67%) Kentico
6 4 (1.67%) Sitefinity
6 4 (1.67%) DNN
6 4 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.25%) IIS
8 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.42%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.42%) Mule
Applications
1 19 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.50%) MS Project
3 3 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.25%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.33%) VoIP
2 5 (2.08%) Wireless
3 4 (1.67%) Intranet
4 3 (1.25%) SMS
5 2 (0.83%) DNS
5 2 (0.83%) DHCP
5 2 (0.83%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) Internet
6 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (52.92%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.17%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.92%) RDBMS
4 18 (7.50%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (5.42%) Data Mining
7 10 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.75%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.08%) MySQL
11 5 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.25%) QlikView
14 1 (0.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 36 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 32 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (11.67%) NUnit
4 19 (7.92%) MSTest
5 14 (5.83%) Ant
5 14 (5.83%) Maven
5 14 (5.83%) Selenium
6 13 (5.42%) Moq
6 13 (5.42%) Gradle
7 12 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (4.58%) Git (software)
9 7 (2.92%) JMeter
10 6 (2.50%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.67%) Subversion
11 4 (1.67%) JIRA
12 3 (1.25%) Mocha
12 3 (1.25%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.25%) Grunt
13 2 (0.83%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.83%) Hudson
General
1 50 (20.83%) Finance
2 18 (7.50%) Marketing
3 13 (5.42%) Automotive
4 10 (4.17%) Games
5 7 (2.92%) Banking
6 6 (2.50%) Publishing
7 5 (2.08%) Advertising
8 4 (1.67%) Back Office
8 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.25%) Retail
10 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.42%) Local Government
11 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (63.75%) Developer
2 65 (27.08%) .NET Developer
3 39 (16.25%) C# Developer
4 32 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 27 (11.25%) Senior Developer
6 26 (10.83%) Software Developer
6 26 (10.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (8.75%) Java Developer
8 19 (7.92%) Analyst
9 17 (7.08%) Development Manager
10 15 (6.25%) Applications Developer
10 15 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
11 14 (5.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 13 (5.42%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (4.58%) Programmer
13 11 (4.58%) .NET Applications Developer
13 11 (4.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (4.17%) C# Application Developer
15 9 (3.75%) Tester
15 9 (3.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (56.67%) .NET
2 91 (37.92%) ASP.NET
3 73 (30.42%) HTML
4 54 (22.50%) CSS
5 52 (21.67%) WCF
6 50 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (15.00%) WPF
8 32 (13.33%) XML
9 24 (10.00%) Ninject
10 23 (9.58%) Ajax
11 17 (7.08%) JMS
11 17 (7.08%) Hibernate
11 17 (7.08%) J2EE
12 16 (6.67%) Swing
12 16 (6.67%) XHTML
13 15 (6.25%) Silverlight
13 15 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 14 (5.83%) WinForms
15 13 (5.42%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.50%) Inversion of Control
3 17 (7.08%) Mobile App
4 13 (5.42%) iPhone
5 12 (5.00%) User Experience
6 11 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.33%) Open Source
8 5 (2.08%) Social Media
8 5 (2.08%) Social Network
8 5 (2.08%) BBC
9 4 (1.67%) Streaming Music
10 3 (1.25%) iPad
10 3 (1.25%) Tandem
10 3 (1.25%) PMI
10 3 (1.25%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.83%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.42%) GIS
12 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.75%) Android
2 26 (10.83%) Windows
3 21 (8.75%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.50%) Linux
5 5 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.83%) UNIX
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (36.25%) TDD
2 84 (35.00%) MVC
3 57 (23.75%) OO
4 52 (21.67%) Scrum
5 38 (15.83%) Waterfall
6 37 (15.42%) E-Commerce
7 34 (14.17%) OOP
8 32 (13.33%) Project Management
9 30 (12.50%) Web Application Development
10 26 (10.83%) Dependency Injection
11 24 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (9.58%) PRINCE2
13 22 (9.17%) MVVM
14 19 (7.92%) Software Engineering
15 17 (7.08%) Unit Testing
16 14 (5.83%) Web Development
16 14 (5.83%) BDD
17 13 (5.42%) Change Control
17 13 (5.42%) Domain-Driven Design
18 12 (5.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 130 (54.17%) C#
2 83 (34.58%) SQL
3 51 (21.25%) JavaScript
4 47 (19.58%) Java
5 26 (10.83%) T-SQL
6 19 (7.92%) PL/SQL
7 11 (4.58%) PHP
8 10 (4.17%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.33%) Ruby
10 7 (2.92%) F#
11 6 (2.50%) C++
12 5 (2.08%) C
13 4 (1.67%) Python
14 3 (1.25%) Perl
14 3 (1.25%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.83%) VBA
15 2 (0.83%) Jython
16 1 (0.42%) Groovy
16 1 (0.42%) VC++
Qualifications
1 25 (10.42%) Degree
2 5 (2.08%) MCTS
2 5 (2.08%) ISTQB
2 5 (2.08%) MCP
2 5 (2.08%) MCAD
2 5 (2.08%) MCSD
2 5 (2.08%) ISEB
2 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.17%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 66 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 34 (14.17%) Oracle
3 18 (7.50%) JBoss
4 14 (5.83%) Google
5 10 (4.17%) Facebook
6 8 (3.33%) Sage
7 6 (2.50%) Twitter
8 5 (2.08%) Yahoo!
8 5 (2.08%) Apple
8 5 (2.08%) Sony
9 4 (1.67%) Alterian
9 4 (1.67%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.67%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.67%) Ektron
10 3 (1.25%) SAP
10 3 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.25%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.25%) Adobe
11 2 (0.83%) HP
11 2 (0.83%) Dell
Basildon, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits and Bonus!
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wickford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
IT Connections
Salary: to £52,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 27 days ago