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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 17 16 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 129 92 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 10.28% 9.55% 6.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.36% 11.27% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 107 76 53
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £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
1044 816 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.19% 84.74% 76.38%
Number of salaries quoted 833 627 592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Brentwood -3 27 £36,750 -8.12% 1
Chelmsford -6 13 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Southend-on-Sea -8 13 £45,000 -37.93% 3
Colchester +2 12 £42,500 -2.85%
Harlow - 9 £52,500 - 1
Witham - 7 £40,000 -
Basildon -4 6 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Purfleet - 1 £47,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £52,500 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 145 (50.35%) .NET
2 124 (43.06%) C#
3 108 (37.50%) MVC
4 102 (35.42%) SQL Server
5 92 (31.94%) SQL
6 91 (31.60%) ASP.NET
7 66 (22.92%) Scrum
7 66 (22.92%) Waterfall
8 64 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 64 (22.22%) Finance
9 59 (20.49%) JavaScript
10 57 (19.79%) CSS
11 56 (19.44%) WCF
12 52 (18.06%) TDD
13 51 (17.71%) HTML
14 50 (17.36%) jQuery
15 48 (16.67%) Java
15 48 (16.67%) Windows
16 44 (15.28%) E-Commerce
17 43 (14.93%) Microsoft
17 43 (14.93%) .NET Framework
18 41 (14.24%) Web Services
19 40 (13.89%) Degree
20 36 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (12.50%) Manufacturing
21 31 (10.76%) SQL Server 2008
22 30 (10.42%) WPF
22 30 (10.42%) PRINCE2
23 29 (10.07%) Web Development
23 29 (10.07%) Dependency Injection

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 14 (4.86%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.13%) Node.js
3 6 (2.08%) CMS
3 6 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.74%) JBoss
5 4 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.35%) Mule
6 1 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.47%) MS Project
3 4 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Office 365
1 1 (0.35%) SaaS
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.90%) SAN
2 13 (4.51%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (2.43%) Intranet
4 5 (1.74%) VoIP
5 4 (1.39%) Internet
5 4 (1.39%) IPv4
5 4 (1.39%) IPv6
5 4 (1.39%) Firewall
5 4 (1.39%) NAS
6 2 (0.69%) SMPP
6 2 (0.69%) DNS
6 2 (0.69%) SMS
6 2 (0.69%) Wireless
6 2 (0.69%) NFC
7 1 (0.35%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 17 (5.90%) Oracle Database
5 16 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (4.51%) RDBMS
7 12 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (3.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (3.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.69%) DB2
12 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.35%) SQLite
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle OWB
13 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (10.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (9.72%) NUnit
3 22 (7.64%) Visual Studio
4 21 (7.29%) MSTest
5 16 (5.56%) JMeter
5 16 (5.56%) Selenium
6 13 (4.51%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (4.51%) Moq
7 9 (3.13%) JIRA
7 9 (3.13%) Subversion
8 8 (2.78%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.74%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.39%) TestDirector
10 4 (1.39%) JUnit
10 4 (1.39%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.04%) Hudson
11 3 (1.04%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.04%) Maven
12 2 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (0.69%) Rational Rose
General
1 64 (22.22%) Finance
2 36 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 18 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.51%) Banking
5 10 (3.47%) Back Office
6 7 (2.43%) Games
7 6 (2.08%) Local Government
8 3 (1.04%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.69%) Automotive
9 2 (0.69%) Legal
9 2 (0.69%) Marketing
9 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.69%) Retail
10 1 (0.35%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
10 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 129 (44.79%) Developer
2 60 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 50 (17.36%) C# Developer
4 44 (15.28%) Analyst
5 35 (12.15%) Senior Developer
6 33 (11.46%) Project Manager
6 33 (11.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (6.25%) Development Manager
8 16 (5.56%) Test Analyst
9 15 (5.21%) Web Developer
10 14 (4.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 14 (4.86%) Infrastructure Manager
11 13 (4.51%) Backup Specialist
11 13 (4.51%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (4.51%) Storage Specialist
11 13 (4.51%) Senior Storage Specialist
11 13 (4.51%) Architect
12 11 (3.82%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (3.82%) Support Analyst
13 10 (3.47%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (50.35%) .NET
2 91 (31.60%) ASP.NET
3 64 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 57 (19.79%) CSS
5 56 (19.44%) WCF
6 51 (17.71%) HTML
7 50 (17.36%) jQuery
8 43 (14.93%) .NET Framework
9 41 (14.24%) Web Services
10 30 (10.42%) WPF
11 26 (9.03%) LINQ
12 22 (7.64%) Ajax
12 22 (7.64%) Ninject
13 21 (7.29%) XML
14 20 (6.94%) HTML5
15 17 (5.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 17 (5.90%) WinForms
16 16 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 16 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
17 15 (5.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.21%) PMI
4 14 (4.86%) N-Tier
5 13 (4.51%) CMDB
5 13 (4.51%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.13%) Social Network
6 9 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 8 (2.78%) iPhone
7 8 (2.78%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.43%) AS400
9 6 (2.08%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.74%) Open Source
11 4 (1.39%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.39%) GIS
12 3 (1.04%) User Experience
12 3 (1.04%) CESG
12 3 (1.04%) PKI
12 3 (1.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 48 (16.67%) Windows
2 13 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (3.82%) Android
4 4 (1.39%) Linux
5 3 (1.04%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (37.50%) MVC
2 66 (22.92%) Scrum
2 66 (22.92%) Waterfall
3 52 (18.06%) TDD
4 44 (15.28%) E-Commerce
5 30 (10.42%) PRINCE2
6 29 (10.07%) Web Development
6 29 (10.07%) Dependency Injection
7 28 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (9.03%) Project Management
9 25 (8.68%) Web Application Development
10 22 (7.64%) OO
10 22 (7.64%) Workflow
11 21 (7.29%) Manual Testing
12 20 (6.94%) ETL
13 19 (6.60%) MVVM
13 19 (6.60%) Configuration Management
13 19 (6.60%) OOP
14 16 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 124 (43.06%) C#
2 92 (31.94%) SQL
3 59 (20.49%) JavaScript
4 48 (16.67%) Java
5 9 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.74%) VB.NET
6 5 (1.74%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.39%) COBOL
8 3 (1.04%) Ruby
8 3 (1.04%) PHP
9 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.69%) C
9 2 (0.69%) C++
9 2 (0.69%) Python
9 2 (0.69%) Groovy
10 1 (0.35%) XAML
10 1 (0.35%) VC++
10 1 (0.35%) Perl
10 1 (0.35%) RPG
10 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (13.89%) Degree
2 17 (5.90%) PMI Certification
3 12 (4.17%) ISEB
4 8 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.04%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.69%) PMP
7 1 (0.35%) APMP
7 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.99%) QA
2 5 (1.74%) SLA
3 4 (1.39%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.04%) COBIT
4 3 (1.04%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.99%) HP
2 23 (7.99%) Oracle
3 13 (4.51%) 3PAR
3 13 (4.51%) Brocade
3 13 (4.51%) CommVault
4 10 (3.47%) Twitter
5 9 (3.13%) Facebook
5 9 (3.13%) Tableau
5 9 (3.13%) IBM
6 7 (2.43%) Google
7 6 (2.08%) SAP
8 5 (1.74%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.74%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.39%) Sage
9 4 (1.39%) VMware
10 3 (1.04%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.69%) Dell
12 1 (0.35%) Sybase
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 7 days ago