The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 16 April 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 23 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1999 1691 1918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.22% 7.40% 7.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.49% 9.71% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1735 1485 1781
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19064 17420 18425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.37% 76.26% 75.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15054 14112 15784
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in the South East

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in the South East

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +3 535 £47,500 +5.55% 64
Berkshire +1 422 £47,500 -5.00% 41
Hampshire +3 272 £45,000 +9.09% 47
East Sussex +14 205 £42,500 - 13
Oxfordshire -11 156 £50,000 +25.00% 26
Buckinghamshire 0 147 £40,000 - 9
West Sussex +13 131 £42,500 +16.43% 8
Kent -1 111 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Middlesex -13 20 £55,000 +29.41%
Sussex -10 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Thames Valley -4 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Home Counties -8 1 £45,000 -30.76%
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1318 (35.51%) .NET
2 1198 (32.27%) C#
3 1114 (30.01%) SQL
4 1077 (29.01%) HTML
5 1026 (27.64%) JavaScript
6 907 (24.43%) Java
7 869 (23.41%) Scrum
8 838 (22.58%) SQL Server
9 830 (22.36%) CSS
10 769 (20.72%) Degree
11 747 (20.12%) Microsoft
12 738 (19.88%) TDD
13 693 (18.67%) ASP.NET
14 653 (17.59%) MVC
15 616 (16.59%) jQuery
16 610 (16.43%) Finance
17 588 (15.84%) Software Engineering
18 569 (15.33%) Web Services
19 518 (13.95%) XML
20 500 (13.47%) Linux
21 487 (13.12%) Computer Science
22 476 (12.82%) Windows
23 445 (11.99%) OO
24 383 (10.32%) Spring
25 380 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
26 375 (10.10%) Project Management
27 373 (10.05%) MS Excel
28 372 (10.02%) .NET Framework
29 367 (9.89%) QA
30 349 (9.40%) C++

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 205 (5.52%) Apache
2 110 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 100 (2.69%) Tomcat
4 68 (1.83%) IIS
5 66 (1.78%) Node.js
6 64 (1.72%) CMS
7 55 (1.48%) WordPress
8 49 (1.32%) Drupal
9 42 (1.13%) WebSphere
10 33 (0.89%) GemFire
11 29 (0.78%) Apache Solr
12 27 (0.73%) NServiceBus
13 25 (0.67%) WebLogic
14 21 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
15 20 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
15 20 (0.54%) MS Exchange
16 16 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 16 (0.43%) GlassFish
17 14 (0.38%) Lync
17 14 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 373 (10.05%) MS Excel
2 59 (1.59%) MS Office
2 59 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 41 (1.10%) MS Project
4 36 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.22%) FrameMaker
7 8 (0.22%) Acrobat
8 5 (0.13%) Mingle
9 4 (0.11%) Simulink
10 3 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.054%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.054%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.054%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.054%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.027%) Niku Workbench
12 1 (0.027%) PaintShop Pro
12 1 (0.027%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 63 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 24 (0.65%) Google Analytics
4 13 (0.35%) WebTrends
5 10 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (0.27%) Magento
6 6 (0.16%) SiteCatalyst
7 5 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.081%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.054%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS R12
11 1 (0.027%) Tridion
11 1 (0.027%) Oracle 11i
11 1 (0.027%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 177 (4.77%) SaaS
2 90 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (0.57%) GitHub
6 18 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.35%) PaaS
8 8 (0.22%) Force.com
9 7 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.13%) Basecamp
11 4 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.11%) IaaS
11 4 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (0.11%) Office 365
12 3 (0.081%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 128 (3.45%) Internet
2 67 (1.80%) HTTP
3 37 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 31 (0.84%) Intranet
5 27 (0.73%) SAN
6 23 (0.62%) DNS
7 19 (0.51%) NAS
7 19 (0.51%) GSM
8 18 (0.48%) Firewall
9 17 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
9 17 (0.46%) UMTS
10 16 (0.43%) FTP
11 12 (0.32%) Extranet
11 12 (0.32%) LDAP
12 8 (0.22%) SSL
13 6 (0.16%) Wireless
14 5 (0.13%) LTE
14 5 (0.13%) Ethernet
15 4 (0.11%) SMS
15 4 (0.11%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 838 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 296 (7.97%) MySQL
3 279 (7.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 212 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 155 (4.18%) Relational Database
6 116 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 103 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 100 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
9 94 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 93 (2.51%) Hadoop
11 75 (2.02%) Big Data
12 69 (1.86%) MongoDB
13 67 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
14 63 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
15 60 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 60 (1.62%) Riak
16 58 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 43 (1.16%) DB2
18 41 (1.10%) RDBMS
19 31 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 305 (8.22%) Git (software)
2 282 (7.60%) Selenium
3 232 (6.25%) Subversion
4 218 (5.87%) Visual Studio
5 178 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 159 (4.28%) JIRA
7 151 (4.07%) Eclipse
8 140 (3.77%) JUnit
9 133 (3.58%) Maven
10 95 (2.56%) Jenkins
11 88 (2.37%) Ant
12 71 (1.91%) WebDriver
13 65 (1.75%) NUnit
14 64 (1.72%) TeamCity
14 64 (1.72%) Jasmine
15 50 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
16 46 (1.24%) ReSharper
17 40 (1.08%) NCrunch
18 29 (0.78%) IntelliJ
18 29 (0.78%) PhoneGap
General
1 610 (16.43%) Finance
2 171 (4.61%) Marketing
3 135 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 112 (3.02%) Retail
5 71 (1.91%) Banking
6 66 (1.78%) Advertising
7 53 (1.43%) Publishing
8 50 (1.35%) Automotive
9 48 (1.29%) Games
9 48 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 46 (1.24%) Back Office
11 26 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 26 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 24 (0.65%) Billing
13 21 (0.57%) Legal
14 18 (0.48%) Electronics
15 12 (0.32%) Law
16 11 (0.30%) Investment Banking
17 8 (0.22%) Spanish Language
18 7 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 1823 (49.11%) Developer
2 472 (12.72%) .NET Developer
3 462 (12.45%) Analyst
4 402 (10.83%) Senior Developer
5 397 (10.70%) Java Developer
6 394 (10.61%) C# Developer
7 318 (8.57%) Project Manager
8 279 (7.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 270 (7.27%) Software Engineer
10 234 (6.30%) Business Analyst
11 225 (6.06%) Software Developer
12 176 (4.74%) Web Developer
13 164 (4.42%) Tester
14 145 (3.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 141 (3.80%) Test Analyst
16 140 (3.77%) Architect
17 129 (3.48%) Front-End Developer
18 128 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
19 118 (3.18%) Senior .NET Developer
19 118 (3.18%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1318 (35.51%) .NET
2 1077 (29.01%) HTML
3 830 (22.36%) CSS
4 693 (18.67%) ASP.NET
5 616 (16.59%) jQuery
6 569 (15.33%) Web Services
7 518 (13.95%) XML
8 383 (10.32%) Spring
9 372 (10.02%) .NET Framework
10 310 (8.35%) HTML5
11 303 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 295 (7.95%) WCF
13 276 (7.44%) Ajax
14 218 (5.87%) J2EE
15 214 (5.77%) WPF
16 209 (5.63%) SOAP
17 166 (4.47%) CSS3
18 160 (4.31%) Hibernate
19 132 (3.56%) REST
20 130 (3.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 487 (13.12%) Computer Science
2 177 (4.77%) Mobile App
3 174 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 166 (4.47%) Mathematics
5 132 (3.56%) Open Source
6 88 (2.37%) Social Media
7 75 (2.02%) N-Tier
8 68 (1.83%) Inversion of Control
9 53 (1.43%) Client/Server
10 44 (1.19%) Statistics
11 39 (1.05%) Management Information System
12 38 (1.02%) Physics
13 37 (1.00%) Data Integration
14 35 (0.94%) iPhone
15 32 (0.86%) Blog
16 30 (0.81%) Visualisation
17 24 (0.65%) iPad
18 22 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
19 19 (0.51%) DataPower
20 17 (0.46%) Machine Learning
Operating Systems
1 500 (13.47%) Linux
2 476 (12.82%) Windows
3 190 (5.12%) UNIX
4 149 (4.01%) Apple iOS
5 138 (3.72%) Android
6 60 (1.62%) Solaris
7 47 (1.27%) AIX
8 41 (1.10%) Windows Phone
9 28 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (0.73%) Mac OS X
11 24 (0.65%) Ubuntu
12 23 (0.62%) CentOS
13 22 (0.59%) Windows XP
14 18 (0.48%) SUSE
15 14 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (0.30%) Windows 8
17 9 (0.24%) Mac OS
17 9 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
17 9 (0.24%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 869 (23.41%) Scrum
2 738 (19.88%) TDD
3 653 (17.59%) MVC
4 588 (15.84%) Software Engineering
5 445 (11.99%) OO
6 380 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
7 375 (10.10%) Project Management
8 286 (7.70%) BDD
9 284 (7.65%) E-Commerce
10 263 (7.09%) Web Development
11 253 (6.82%) Unit Testing
12 233 (6.28%) SOA
13 208 (5.60%) Automated Testing
14 191 (5.15%) Waterfall
15 186 (5.01%) Test Automation
16 182 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
17 179 (4.82%) User Stories
18 163 (4.39%) Kanban
18 163 (4.39%) Software Testing
19 157 (4.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1198 (32.27%) C#
2 1114 (30.01%) SQL
3 1026 (27.64%) JavaScript
4 907 (24.43%) Java
5 349 (9.40%) C++
6 257 (6.92%) PHP
7 255 (6.87%) T-SQL
8 172 (4.63%) Python
9 151 (4.07%) VB.NET
10 122 (3.29%) C
11 76 (2.05%) Perl
12 70 (1.89%) Ruby
13 54 (1.45%) Shell Script
14 48 (1.29%) Groovy
15 45 (1.21%) Bash Shell
16 42 (1.13%) PowerShell
17 37 (1.00%) PL/SQL
18 35 (0.94%) VB
19 34 (0.92%) Objective-C
20 24 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 769 (20.72%) Degree
2 207 (5.58%) ISEB
3 120 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 95 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 92 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 50 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
7 37 (1.00%) MCP
8 36 (0.97%) SC Cleared
9 21 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 16 (0.43%) PMI Certification
10 16 (0.43%) MCSE
10 16 (0.43%) MCAD
10 16 (0.43%) MCSD
11 15 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 15 (0.40%) MCPD
11 15 (0.40%) MCTS
11 15 (0.40%) OCPJP
12 12 (0.32%) Sun Certification
13 11 (0.30%) PhD
14 10 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 367 (9.89%) QA
2 72 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 20 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.19%) DICOM
5 7 (0.19%) TickIT
6 6 (0.16%) Dublin Core
6 6 (0.16%) ISO 9000
7 5 (0.13%) SLA
7 5 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.081%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.081%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.027%) HL7
9 1 (0.027%) WCAG
9 1 (0.027%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.027%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 28 (0.75%) Active Directory
2 27 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (0.73%) KVM
3 19 (0.51%) NFS
4 17 (0.46%) OpenSSH
4 17 (0.46%) vSphere
5 4 (0.11%) Xen
6 3 (0.081%) Varnish
6 3 (0.081%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.054%) vCloud
7 2 (0.054%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.054%) XenServer
8 1 (0.027%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.027%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.027%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 70 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 60 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (1.24%) Puppet
4 32 (0.86%) Vagrant
5 8 (0.22%) Capistrano
5 8 (0.22%) Legato
6 6 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.081%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.054%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.054%) collectd
8 2 (0.054%) StatsD
8 2 (0.054%) Nagios
9 1 (0.027%) SCCM
9 1 (0.027%) SCOM
9 1 (0.027%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.027%) OpenNMS
9 1 (0.027%) WMI
9 1 (0.027%) HP NNM
9 1 (0.027%) OpenView
9 1 (0.027%) Netcool
Vendors
1 747 (20.12%) Microsoft
2 290 (7.81%) Oracle
3 76 (2.05%) IBM
4 75 (2.02%) Adobe
4 75 (2.02%) Google
5 69 (1.86%) HP
6 58 (1.56%) JBoss
7 52 (1.40%) Cognos
8 51 (1.37%) VMware
9 44 (1.19%) Zend
10 40 (1.08%) SAP
11 32 (0.86%) Xamarin
12 30 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
13 28 (0.75%) Twitter
13 28 (0.75%) Red Hat
14 26 (0.70%) Red Gate
15 24 (0.65%) Business Objects
16 23 (0.62%) hybris
17 22 (0.59%) Sun
18 18 (0.48%) Apple
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