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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 19 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 172 116 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.12% 8.30% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.80% 10.89% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 155 95 56
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
1024 1065 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 84.07% 76.23% 74.43%
Number of salaries quoted 810 882 629
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Colchester +16 34 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Southend-on-Sea +13 24 £40,000 - 2
Brentwood +2 21 £60,000 +54.83% 2
Chelmsford +17 19 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Harlow -1 6 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Purfleet - 4 £35,000 -
Basildon -6 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Witham -2 2 £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 22 May 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.

1 169 (54.69%) .NET
2 167 (54.05%) C#
3 145 (46.93%) MVC
4 125 (40.45%) ASP.NET
5 113 (36.57%) SQL Server
6 104 (33.66%) SQL
7 100 (32.36%) JavaScript
8 99 (32.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 91 (29.45%) TDD
10 88 (28.48%) Finance
11 87 (28.16%) Scrum
12 86 (27.83%) HTML
13 76 (24.60%) CSS
14 68 (22.01%) Waterfall
15 64 (20.71%) Degree
16 63 (20.39%) Microsoft
17 51 (16.50%) Web Application Development
17 51 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
18 50 (16.18%) MS Excel
19 48 (15.53%) jQuery
20 44 (14.24%) KnockoutJS
21 42 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
22 37 (11.97%) OOP
22 37 (11.97%) Windows
22 37 (11.97%) .NET Framework
22 37 (11.97%) Computer Science
22 37 (11.97%) WCF
22 37 (11.97%) AngularJS
23 36 (11.65%) Dependency Injection
24 35 (11.33%) OO

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.18%) Node.js
3 13 (4.21%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (3.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (3.88%) JBoss
5 11 (3.56%) IIS
5 11 (3.56%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.62%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.97%) CMS
7 3 (0.97%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 50 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.85%) MS Office
3 5 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.29%) Mingle
5 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.94%) Office 365
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.12%) SAN
1 22 (7.12%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (1.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (36.57%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.24%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.59%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (2.59%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.94%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.62%) MySQL
10 5 (1.62%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.29%) RavenDB
11 4 (1.29%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.29%) DB2
12 3 (0.97%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.65%) SAP BI
13 2 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (8.74%) Moq
2 24 (7.77%) TeamCity
3 21 (6.80%) MSTest
4 20 (6.47%) Selenium
4 20 (6.47%) NUnit
5 17 (5.50%) Visual Studio
5 17 (5.50%) Octopus Deploy
6 15 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (4.53%) Rhino Mocks
8 13 (4.21%) Jenkins
8 13 (4.21%) SpecFlow
9 10 (3.24%) Git (software)
10 9 (2.91%) JIRA
11 8 (2.59%) Ant
12 7 (2.27%) Maven
12 7 (2.27%) Subversion
13 4 (1.29%) Grunt
13 4 (1.29%) TestDirector
14 3 (0.97%) Gradle
15 1 (0.32%) JUnit
General
1 88 (28.48%) Finance
2 16 (5.18%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.85%) Banking
4 14 (4.53%) Music Industry
4 14 (4.53%) Back Office
5 7 (2.27%) Automotive
5 7 (2.27%) Games
6 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.65%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 184 (59.55%) Developer
2 76 (24.60%) .NET Developer
3 47 (15.21%) Senior Developer
4 44 (14.24%) C# Developer
5 38 (12.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (12.30%) Software Developer
6 33 (10.68%) Analyst
7 22 (7.12%) Senior Storage Specialist
7 22 (7.12%) Storage Specialist
7 22 (7.12%) Backup Specialist
8 20 (6.47%) Business Analyst
9 17 (5.50%) Architect
9 17 (5.50%) C# Software Developer
10 15 (4.85%) Java Developer
11 14 (4.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (4.53%) Development Manager
12 12 (3.88%) .NET Software Developer
13 11 (3.56%) Programmer
13 11 (3.56%) Lead Developer
13 11 (3.56%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (54.69%) .NET
2 125 (40.45%) ASP.NET
3 99 (32.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 86 (27.83%) HTML
5 76 (24.60%) CSS
6 48 (15.53%) jQuery
7 44 (14.24%) KnockoutJS
8 37 (11.97%) .NET Framework
8 37 (11.97%) WCF
8 37 (11.97%) AngularJS
9 33 (10.68%) HTML5
9 33 (10.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 30 (9.71%) WinForms
11 27 (8.74%) Web Services
12 25 (8.09%) WPF
13 24 (7.77%) Ajax
13 24 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 22 (7.12%) LINQ
15 21 (6.80%) Ninject
16 20 (6.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (11.97%) Computer Science
3 23 (7.44%) Management Information System
4 22 (7.12%) CMDB
5 18 (5.83%) AS400
6 14 (4.53%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (3.56%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.59%) User Experience
8 8 (2.59%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.27%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.27%) Streaming Music
9 7 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.94%) Open Source
11 5 (1.62%) Social Network
12 4 (1.29%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.97%) Credit Risk
14 2 (0.65%) iSeries
15 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
15 1 (0.32%) VLE
15 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.97%) Windows
2 8 (2.59%) Linux
3 4 (1.29%) CentOS
4 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.65%) VMS
5 1 (0.32%) Android
5 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (46.93%) MVC
2 91 (29.45%) TDD
3 87 (28.16%) Scrum
4 68 (22.01%) Waterfall
5 51 (16.50%) Web Application Development
6 42 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (11.97%) OOP
8 36 (11.65%) Dependency Injection
9 35 (11.33%) OO
10 34 (11.00%) Software Engineering
11 31 (10.03%) BDD
12 27 (8.74%) E-Commerce
13 24 (7.77%) Unit Testing
14 22 (7.12%) SOA
14 22 (7.12%) Capacity Planning
15 21 (6.80%) Web Development
16 19 (6.15%) Workflow
17 18 (5.83%) Business Analysis
17 18 (5.83%) ITIL
17 18 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 167 (54.05%) C#
2 104 (33.66%) SQL
3 100 (32.36%) JavaScript
4 24 (7.77%) Java
5 17 (5.50%) PowerShell
6 15 (4.85%) VB.NET
7 13 (4.21%) COBOL
8 12 (3.88%) T-SQL
9 9 (2.91%) PHP
10 6 (1.94%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.29%) PHP5
12 3 (0.97%) C++
13 2 (0.65%) C
13 2 (0.65%) RPG
14 1 (0.32%) Perl
14 1 (0.32%) XQuery
14 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 64 (20.71%) Degree
2 15 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.24%) ISEB
3 10 (3.24%) MCSE
4 9 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.29%) MCTS
5 4 (1.29%) MCSD
6 3 (0.97%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.12%) SLA
2 14 (4.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (1.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 63 (20.39%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.03%) HP
3 22 (7.12%) CommVault
3 22 (7.12%) Brocade
3 22 (7.12%) 3PAR
4 19 (6.15%) Oracle
5 14 (4.53%) Sitecore
6 13 (4.21%) SAP
7 9 (2.91%) CheckPoint
8 8 (2.59%) Business Objects
9 7 (2.27%) Tableau
10 6 (1.94%) VMware
10 6 (1.94%) Citrix
10 6 (1.94%) Cisco
11 5 (1.62%) IBM
11 5 (1.62%) Facebook
11 5 (1.62%) Twitter
12 3 (0.97%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.65%) EPiServer
14 1 (0.32%) Sybase
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24k
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-35k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Rushworths
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Annapurna
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 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
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Posted: 12 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago