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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 17 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 133 110 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 10.66% 8.84% 6.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.95% 11.42% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 114 87 59
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £40,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1027 963 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.29% 77.41% 73.84%
Number of salaries quoted 828 767 580
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 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 27 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 +8 27 £40,000 -44.82% 2
Brentwood -1 22 £36,750 -8.12%
Chelmsford +12 17 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Colchester +4 12 £42,500 -
Harlow +1 10 £45,000 +5.88%
Basildon -4 5 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Purfleet - 2 £35,000 - 1
Rayleigh - 2 £60,000 -
Witham -5 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 27 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.

1 152 (50.50%) .NET
2 136 (45.18%) C#
3 118 (39.20%) MVC
4 102 (33.89%) SQL
4 102 (33.89%) ASP.NET
5 97 (32.23%) SQL Server
6 80 (26.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 75 (24.92%) Finance
8 74 (24.58%) Waterfall
9 68 (22.59%) JavaScript
9 68 (22.59%) CSS
10 60 (19.93%) Scrum
11 59 (19.60%) Degree
12 57 (18.94%) TDD
13 56 (18.60%) HTML
14 53 (17.61%) Microsoft
15 50 (16.61%) Windows
16 48 (15.95%) Web Services
17 46 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
18 45 (14.95%) jQuery
19 43 (14.29%) WCF
19 43 (14.29%) Java
19 43 (14.29%) E-Commerce
20 39 (12.96%) .NET Framework
21 36 (11.96%) Web Application Development
21 36 (11.96%) Manufacturing
22 35 (11.63%) MS Excel
23 34 (11.30%) OOP
24 33 (10.96%) OO
24 33 (10.96%) Project Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 20 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.66%) JBoss
2 8 (2.66%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (2.66%) Node.js
3 7 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.33%) CMS
5 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.99%) MS Project
3 8 (2.66%) MS Office
4 4 (1.33%) Mingle
5 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.64%) SAN
2 19 (6.31%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (3.32%) Firewall
4 4 (1.33%) NAS
4 4 (1.33%) IPv4
4 4 (1.33%) IPv6
5 2 (0.66%) SMS
5 2 (0.66%) Intranet
5 2 (0.66%) Internet
5 2 (0.66%) SMPP
5 2 (0.66%) DNS
5 2 (0.66%) NFC
6 1 (0.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (32.23%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (4.98%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.65%) Oracle Database
5 10 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.99%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.33%) DB2
9 4 (1.33%) RavenDB
9 4 (1.33%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 22 (7.31%) NUnit
2 21 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 21 (6.98%) MSTest
3 19 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (6.31%) Moq
4 18 (5.98%) Selenium
5 17 (5.65%) TeamCity
6 12 (3.99%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (3.65%) Octopus Deploy
7 11 (3.65%) JIRA
8 10 (3.32%) JMeter
9 9 (2.99%) Subversion
10 7 (2.33%) Git (software)
10 7 (2.33%) SpecFlow
10 7 (2.33%) Jenkins
11 5 (1.66%) Maven
11 5 (1.66%) Ant
11 5 (1.66%) JUnit
12 4 (1.33%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.00%) Redmine
General
1 75 (24.92%) Finance
2 36 (11.96%) Manufacturing
3 20 (6.64%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.32%) Banking
5 8 (2.66%) Music Industry
6 7 (2.33%) Back Office
7 5 (1.66%) Automotive
8 4 (1.33%) Local Government
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%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 137 (45.51%) Developer
2 71 (23.59%) .NET Developer
3 53 (17.61%) C# Developer
4 43 (14.29%) Analyst
5 39 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (10.30%) Senior Developer
7 25 (8.31%) Project Manager
8 20 (6.64%) Software Developer
9 19 (6.31%) Storage Specialist
9 19 (6.31%) Senior Storage Specialist
9 19 (6.31%) Backup Specialist
10 16 (5.32%) Development Manager
11 15 (4.98%) Architect
11 15 (4.98%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (4.32%) Business Analyst
13 12 (3.99%) Senior C# Developer
13 12 (3.99%) C# Software Developer
14 11 (3.65%) Agile .NET Developer
14 11 (3.65%) Java Developer
14 11 (3.65%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (50.50%) .NET
2 102 (33.89%) ASP.NET
3 80 (26.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 68 (22.59%) CSS
5 56 (18.60%) HTML
6 48 (15.95%) Web Services
7 45 (14.95%) jQuery
8 43 (14.29%) WCF
9 39 (12.96%) .NET Framework
10 28 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (8.97%) HTML5
12 26 (8.64%) Ajax
13 24 (7.97%) LINQ
14 23 (7.64%) KnockoutJS
15 22 (7.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 22 (7.31%) WPF
16 19 (6.31%) Ninject
17 17 (5.65%) WinForms
18 14 (4.65%) XML
18 14 (4.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 19 (6.31%) CMDB
4 15 (4.98%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.65%) N-Tier
5 14 (4.65%) PMI
6 13 (4.32%) AS400
7 12 (3.99%) Inversion of Control
8 9 (2.99%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.66%) Client/Server
10 7 (2.33%) Streaming Music
11 6 (1.99%) Open Source
12 5 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.66%) Social Network
13 4 (1.33%) Mainframe
14 2 (0.66%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.66%) Credit Risk
14 2 (0.66%) iSeries
14 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
15 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (16.61%) Windows
2 9 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (2.66%) Linux
4 4 (1.33%) CentOS
5 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.66%) VMS
5 2 (0.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (39.20%) MVC
2 74 (24.58%) Waterfall
3 60 (19.93%) Scrum
4 57 (18.94%) TDD
5 43 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 36 (11.96%) Web Application Development
7 34 (11.30%) OOP
8 33 (10.96%) OO
8 33 (10.96%) Project Management
8 33 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (10.30%) Dependency Injection
10 25 (8.31%) PRINCE2
11 23 (7.64%) Unit Testing
11 23 (7.64%) Web Development
12 21 (6.98%) Workflow
13 19 (6.31%) ETL
13 19 (6.31%) Software Engineering
13 19 (6.31%) Capacity Planning
13 19 (6.31%) Change Control
14 18 (5.98%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 136 (45.18%) C#
2 102 (33.89%) SQL
3 68 (22.59%) JavaScript
4 43 (14.29%) Java
5 11 (3.65%) PowerShell
6 10 (3.32%) COBOL
7 8 (2.66%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.00%) C++
9 2 (0.66%) C
9 2 (0.66%) PHP
9 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.66%) RPG
9 2 (0.66%) Python
9 2 (0.66%) Ruby
9 2 (0.66%) Groovy
10 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (19.60%) Degree
2 16 (5.32%) PMI Certification
3 10 (3.32%) MCSE
3 10 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.99%) ISEB
5 6 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.33%) MCTS
6 4 (1.33%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.33%) MCSD
7 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.66%) PMP
9 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.98%) QA
2 12 (3.99%) SLA
3 4 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) COBIT
4 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.99%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 53 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.30%) 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%) VMware
5 10 (3.32%) IBM
6 9 (2.99%) Tableau
7 7 (2.33%) Sitecore
7 7 (2.33%) SAP
8 6 (1.99%) Cisco
8 6 (1.99%) Business Objects
8 6 (1.99%) Citrix
8 6 (1.99%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.99%) Twitter
9 5 (1.66%) Facebook
10 4 (1.33%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.66%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.33%) Sybase
Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: circ £40,000 - £50,000 + Ex Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Purfleet
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 14 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago