The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 31 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 156 145 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.57% 6.31% 8.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.93% 8.99% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 142 124 178
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1746 1613 1697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.48% 70.22% 77.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1249 1436
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Agile Software Development
Berkshire

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Reading region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Reading

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Reading

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 116 (38.16%) SQL
2 101 (33.22%) C#
3 99 (32.57%) .NET
3 99 (32.57%) Scrum
4 79 (25.99%) Java
4 79 (25.99%) Linux
5 76 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 74 (24.34%) Web Services
7 68 (22.37%) SQL Server
8 65 (21.38%) HTML
9 63 (20.72%) Finance
10 62 (20.39%) JavaScript
11 61 (20.07%) CSS
12 58 (19.08%) jQuery
13 51 (16.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 50 (16.45%) ASP.NET
15 48 (15.79%) Windows
15 48 (15.79%) Unit Testing
16 47 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
16 47 (15.46%) MS Excel
17 41 (13.49%) Client/Server
17 41 (13.49%) TDD
18 40 (13.16%) MVC
19 38 (12.50%) XML
20 37 (12.17%) C++
20 37 (12.17%) Python
21 35 (11.51%) Degree
21 35 (11.51%) WCF
22 34 (11.18%) RESTful
22 34 (11.18%) SaaS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (6.25%) Apache
2 13 (4.28%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.29%) Apache Solr
4 8 (2.63%) Drupal
5 7 (2.30%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.30%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.97%) IIS
7 4 (1.32%) WordPress
8 3 (0.99%) Node.js
8 3 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.66%) Plone
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.33%) CMS
10 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 47 (15.46%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.96%) MS Office
4 5 (1.64%) MS Project
4 5 (1.64%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.18%) SaaS
2 9 (2.96%) Force.com
3 4 (1.32%) IaaS
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.92%) HTTP
2 10 (3.29%) Internet
3 3 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.99%) SSL
3 3 (0.99%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.66%) SMS
5 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (5.92%) MySQL
4 18 (5.92%) DB2
5 13 (4.28%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (3.62%) Riak
7 11 (3.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.97%) SQLite
8 6 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.32%) OLTP
10 3 (0.99%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.66%) OLAP
11 2 (0.66%) Star Schema
11 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.66%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 51 (16.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (10.86%) Selenium
3 31 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 31 (10.20%) Visual Studio
4 24 (7.89%) Jenkins
5 15 (4.93%) QuickTest Pro
6 14 (4.61%) Ant
7 12 (3.95%) Subversion
8 10 (3.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 10 (3.29%) Mockito
9 8 (2.63%) LoadRunner
9 8 (2.63%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.64%) TestComplete
10 5 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (1.64%) Selenium IDE
10 5 (1.64%) ClearCase
11 4 (1.32%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.32%) Maven
11 4 (1.32%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.32%) Cucumber
General
1 63 (20.72%) Finance
2 21 (6.91%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.29%) Marketing
4 6 (1.97%) Retail
5 5 (1.64%) Avionics
5 5 (1.64%) Advertising
6 4 (1.32%) Automotive
6 4 (1.32%) Banking
7 3 (0.99%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.33%) Games
8 1 (0.33%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 152 (50.00%) Developer
2 41 (13.49%) Analyst
3 34 (11.18%) .NET Developer
4 30 (9.87%) Java Developer
5 28 (9.21%) Test Analyst
6 26 (8.55%) C# Developer
7 23 (7.57%) Project Manager
7 23 (7.57%) Software Developer
8 22 (7.24%) ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (6.25%) Programmer
9 19 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 19 (6.25%) Architect
10 18 (5.92%) Senior Developer
11 16 (5.26%) PHP Developer
11 16 (5.26%) Consultant
11 16 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
12 15 (4.93%) Web Developer
13 14 (4.61%) C# .NET Developer
14 13 (4.28%) Software Engineer
15 12 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (32.57%) .NET
2 74 (24.34%) Web Services
3 65 (21.38%) HTML
4 61 (20.07%) CSS
5 58 (19.08%) jQuery
6 50 (16.45%) ASP.NET
7 38 (12.50%) XML
8 35 (11.51%) WCF
9 34 (11.18%) RESTful
10 31 (10.20%) WPF
11 30 (9.87%) .NET Framework
12 28 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (8.22%) Spring
14 23 (7.57%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (6.25%) J2EE
16 18 (5.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 18 (5.92%) HTML5
17 17 (5.59%) Java EE
17 17 (5.59%) LAMP
18 15 (4.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.49%) Client/Server
2 33 (10.86%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.92%) Open Source
4 14 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.61%) Mobile Computing
5 12 (3.95%) iPad
5 12 (3.95%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (2.96%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.30%) DataPower
7 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.97%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.97%) Clustering
9 5 (1.64%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.32%) GIS
10 4 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.99%) IPTV
11 3 (0.99%) W3C
12 2 (0.66%) IVR
12 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 79 (25.99%) Linux
2 48 (15.79%) Windows
3 15 (4.93%) UNIX
4 13 (4.28%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.29%) AIX
5 10 (3.29%) Android
6 8 (2.63%) Solaris
7 5 (1.64%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.66%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.66%) LynxOS
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (32.57%) Scrum
2 48 (15.79%) Unit Testing
3 47 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (13.49%) TDD
5 40 (13.16%) MVC
6 25 (8.22%) Software Engineering
6 25 (8.22%) BDD
7 23 (7.57%) SOA
8 22 (7.24%) Risk Management
9 20 (6.58%) System Testing
9 20 (6.58%) Data Protection
10 19 (6.25%) Software Testing
11 17 (5.59%) Software Architecture
12 16 (5.26%) ETL
12 16 (5.26%) Project Management
12 16 (5.26%) Manual Testing
13 15 (4.93%) Waterfall
13 15 (4.93%) Automated Testing
14 14 (4.61%) E-Commerce
14 14 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 116 (38.16%) SQL
2 101 (33.22%) C#
3 79 (25.99%) Java
4 62 (20.39%) JavaScript
5 37 (12.17%) C++
5 37 (12.17%) Python
6 30 (9.87%) PHP
7 29 (9.54%) T-SQL
8 18 (5.92%) C
9 12 (3.95%) Perl
10 9 (2.96%) Ruby
11 6 (1.97%) VBScript
11 6 (1.97%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.97%) Apex Code
12 5 (1.64%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.64%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.32%) Ada
13 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.32%) Korn
14 2 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (11.51%) Degree
2 13 (4.28%) ISEB
3 12 (3.95%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.97%) IBM Certification
5 6 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.97%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.66%) PMP
7 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.33%) MCTS
8 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.88%) QA
2 5 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.66%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.32%) KVM
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (3.29%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.32%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 76 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.20%) Oracle
3 16 (5.26%) IBM
4 14 (4.61%) SAP
5 12 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (3.29%) hybris
7 7 (2.30%) Telerik
8 6 (1.97%) Teradata
8 6 (1.97%) Netezza
9 5 (1.64%) Siebel
10 3 (0.99%) Google
10 3 (0.99%) Fidessa
10 3 (0.99%) HP
11 2 (0.66%) Apple
11 2 (0.66%) Websense
11 2 (0.66%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.66%) Zend
12 1 (0.33%) Huawei
12 1 (0.33%) Akamai
12 1 (0.33%) Talend
Reading
Kainos
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
FISCAL Technologies
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Total Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading Street
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 27 days ago