The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 23834 19374 19304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.82% 18.16% 16.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.40% 22.36% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19824 16722 16971
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in the UK

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in the UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
England +1 22429 £47,500 - 2783
London 0 10593 £55,000 - 1238
South East +6 4110 £45,000 - 421
City of London 0 2289 £55,000 - 393
North West +5 1612 £40,000 +6.66% 277
Yorkshire +3 1536 £40,000 +6.66% 219
East of England +7 1399 £45,000 +5.88% 174
South West +6 1364 £40,000 +6.66% 193
West Yorkshire +3 1059 £40,000 - 127
Surrey +6 1049 £50,000 +5.26% 103
Manchester +9 921 £40,000 +6.66% 151
Leeds +3 881 £40,250 +0.62% 103
West Midlands +4 869 £40,000 - 115
Berkshire +6 837 £47,500 +5.55% 72
East Midlands +3 821 £40,000 +5.26% 90
Hampshire +7 748 £42,500 -5.55% 93
Scotland +2 742 £40,000 - 88
Cambridgeshire +14 548 £41,500 +3.75% 80
Bristol 0 483 £45,000 +20.00% 68
Cheshire +1 437 £40,000 +14.28% 78
Cambridge +13 411 £40,000 - 50
East Sussex +4 394 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Brighton +5 373 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Nottinghamshire +4 345 £40,000 +6.66% 32
Oxfordshire +10 342 £47,500 +18.75% 36
Glasgow +3 342 £39,000 -8.23% 33
Reading +2 340 £50,000 +11.11% 26
Birmingham +9 339 £42,500 - 26
Buckinghamshire +4 330 £41,000 +2.50% 35
Edinburgh +2 328 £40,000 - 38

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 16190 (32.99%) Scrum
2 16077 (32.76%) .NET
3 15632 (31.86%) C#
4 13057 (26.61%) TDD
5 13014 (26.52%) JavaScript
6 12752 (25.99%) Java
7 12514 (25.50%) HTML
8 11979 (24.41%) SQL
9 11582 (23.60%) SQL Server
10 10492 (21.38%) CSS
11 10323 (21.04%) MVC
12 10075 (20.53%) ASP.NET
13 9905 (20.19%) Finance
14 7821 (15.94%) Degree
15 7367 (15.01%) OO
16 7223 (14.72%) Microsoft
17 6932 (14.13%) jQuery
18 6091 (12.41%) E-Commerce
19 5907 (12.04%) Web Services
20 5852 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
21 5621 (11.46%) Software Engineering
22 5473 (11.15%) XML
23 5459 (11.13%) Project Management
24 5316 (10.83%) BDD
25 5265 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
26 5232 (10.66%) HTML5
27 5168 (10.53%) QA
28 5023 (10.24%) WCF
29 4669 (9.52%) Linux
30 4586 (9.35%) Windows

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1831 (3.73%) Node.js
2 1811 (3.69%) SharePoint
3 1622 (3.31%) Apache
4 1529 (3.12%) Tomcat
5 1464 (2.98%) CMS
6 1210 (2.47%) IIS
7 690 (1.41%) WebSphere
8 615 (1.25%) Drupal
9 527 (1.07%) WebLogic
10 506 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
11 498 (1.01%) Confluence
12 398 (0.81%) Apache Solr
13 393 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
14 378 (0.77%) nginx
15 366 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
16 339 (0.69%) WordPress
17 285 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
18 284 (0.58%) Umbraco
19 213 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
20 170 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3418 (6.97%) MS Excel
2 842 (1.72%) MS Office
3 631 (1.29%) MS Project
4 594 (1.21%) MS Visio
5 533 (1.09%) Photoshop
6 271 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
7 212 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 118 (0.24%) PowerPivot
9 80 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 62 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
10 62 (0.13%) Fireworks
11 53 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
12 30 (0.061%) Mingle
13 22 (0.045%) SPSS
14 21 (0.043%) Adobe After Effects
15 20 (0.041%) InDesign
16 19 (0.039%) FastStats
17 11 (0.022%) Acrobat
18 6 (0.012%) Weka
19 5 (0.010%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 518 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 258 (0.53%) Magento
3 145 (0.30%) Google Analytics
4 103 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 95 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 85 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
7 68 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 55 (0.11%) Shopify
9 54 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
10 51 (0.10%) Sophis RISQUE
11 42 (0.086%) WebTrends
12 39 (0.079%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 35 (0.071%) RMDS
14 33 (0.067%) SAP CRM
15 32 (0.065%) Oracle CRM
16 31 (0.063%) Endur
16 31 (0.063%) SAP FI/CO
16 31 (0.063%) SAP CO
16 31 (0.063%) SAP FI
17 30 (0.061%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 1219 (2.48%) SaaS
2 775 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 765 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
4 398 (0.81%) GitHub
5 327 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 223 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 178 (0.36%) PaaS
8 124 (0.25%) IaaS
9 107 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 87 (0.18%) Force.com
11 66 (0.13%) Basecamp
12 60 (0.12%) Office 365
13 49 (0.100%) Google Apps
14 48 (0.098%) Rackspace Cloud
15 47 (0.096%) Amazon EMR
16 45 (0.092%) Amazon SQS
17 35 (0.071%) Google App Engine
17 35 (0.071%) Trello
18 34 (0.069%) IBM Blueworks
19 22 (0.045%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 1958 (3.99%) Internet
2 1111 (2.26%) HTTP
3 520 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 355 (0.72%) Intranet
5 353 (0.72%) Firewall
6 247 (0.50%) SAN
7 229 (0.47%) DNS
8 196 (0.40%) WAN
9 180 (0.37%) Broadband
10 178 (0.36%) LAN
10 178 (0.36%) SSL
11 133 (0.27%) Wireless
12 106 (0.22%) Network Security
13 100 (0.20%) LDAP
14 90 (0.18%) VoIP
15 87 (0.18%) 4G
16 82 (0.17%) DHCP
16 82 (0.17%) SS7
17 79 (0.16%) TCAP
17 79 (0.16%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11582 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 3533 (7.20%) MySQL
3 2114 (4.31%) Relational Database
4 2070 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1887 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 1719 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1497 (3.05%) Big Data
8 1447 (2.95%) MongoDB
9 1387 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
10 1356 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1332 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 942 (1.92%) RDBMS
13 842 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
14 825 (1.68%) Hadoop
15 810 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
16 806 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 790 (1.61%) Oracle Database
18 384 (0.78%) DB2
19 349 (0.71%) Redis
20 315 (0.64%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4292 (8.75%) Git (software)
2 3279 (6.68%) Selenium
3 2856 (5.82%) Subversion
4 2613 (5.33%) Visual Studio
5 2328 (4.74%) NUnit
6 2325 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 2285 (4.66%) JIRA
8 1978 (4.03%) Jenkins
9 1723 (3.51%) JUnit
10 1553 (3.16%) Cucumber
11 1549 (3.16%) Maven
12 1536 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
13 1167 (2.38%) WebDriver
14 1154 (2.35%) Moq
15 987 (2.01%) Eclipse
16 872 (1.78%) TeamCity
17 731 (1.49%) MSTest
18 709 (1.44%) Hudson
19 642 (1.31%) Ant
20 607 (1.24%) SpecFlow
General
1 9905 (20.19%) Finance
2 2920 (5.95%) Retail
3 2851 (5.81%) Banking
4 2438 (4.97%) Marketing
5 2242 (4.57%) Games
6 1684 (3.43%) Telecoms
7 1122 (2.29%) Advertising
8 972 (1.98%) Investment Banking
9 885 (1.80%) Publishing
10 810 (1.65%) Front Office
11 663 (1.35%) Back Office
12 601 (1.22%) Legal
13 577 (1.18%) Law
14 380 (0.77%) Manufacturing
15 365 (0.74%) Financial Institution
16 265 (0.54%) Automotive
17 240 (0.49%) Electronics
18 217 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
19 171 (0.35%) Billing
20 126 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24840 (50.62%) Developer
2 6598 (13.45%) .NET Developer
3 6315 (12.87%) Analyst
4 5253 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 4603 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 4291 (8.74%) C# Developer
7 3803 (7.75%) Project Manager
8 3491 (7.11%) Business Analyst
9 2669 (5.44%) C# .NET Developer
10 2372 (4.83%) Software Developer
11 2135 (4.35%) Software Engineer
12 1926 (3.93%) Web Developer
13 1903 (3.88%) Architect
14 1571 (3.20%) Test Analyst
15 1414 (2.88%) ASP.NET Developer
16 1396 (2.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 1378 (2.81%) Tester
18 1241 (2.53%) Senior .NET Developer
19 1188 (2.42%) Senior Java Developer
20 1162 (2.37%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16077 (32.76%) .NET
2 12514 (25.50%) HTML
3 10492 (21.38%) CSS
4 10075 (20.53%) ASP.NET
5 6932 (14.13%) jQuery
6 5907 (12.04%) Web Services
7 5852 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5473 (11.15%) XML
9 5232 (10.66%) HTML5
10 5023 (10.24%) WCF
11 4035 (8.22%) .NET Framework
12 3741 (7.62%) Spring
13 3067 (6.25%) CSS3
14 2968 (6.05%) Ajax
15 2778 (5.66%) WPF
16 2552 (5.20%) J2EE
17 2280 (4.65%) Hibernate
18 2264 (4.61%) RESTful
19 2247 (4.58%) REST
20 2246 (4.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4202 (8.56%) Computer Science
2 3319 (6.76%) User Experience
3 3136 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2606 (5.31%) Mobile App
5 2530 (5.16%) Open Source
6 1357 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
7 1127 (2.30%) Mathematics
8 897 (1.83%) Social Media
9 809 (1.65%) Inversion of Control
10 715 (1.46%) Client/Server
11 699 (1.42%) N-Tier
12 692 (1.41%) iPhone
13 688 (1.40%) Management Information System
14 674 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 585 (1.19%) Digital Media
16 562 (1.15%) Visualisation
17 559 (1.14%) Derivative
18 426 (0.87%) iPad
19 384 (0.78%) Equities
20 373 (0.76%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4669 (9.52%) Linux
2 4586 (9.35%) Windows
3 2344 (4.78%) Android
4 2258 (4.60%) Apple iOS
5 2013 (4.10%) UNIX
6 351 (0.72%) Ubuntu
7 299 (0.61%) CentOS
8 260 (0.53%) Solaris
9 255 (0.52%) Windows Phone
10 245 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 244 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 173 (0.35%) Debian
13 163 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 160 (0.33%) Mac OS X
15 159 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
16 149 (0.30%) Windows 8
17 106 (0.22%) Windows 7
18 98 (0.20%) AIX
19 78 (0.16%) Windows XP
20 74 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16190 (32.99%) Scrum
2 13057 (26.61%) TDD
3 10323 (21.04%) MVC
4 7367 (15.01%) OO
5 6091 (12.41%) E-Commerce
6 5621 (11.46%) Software Engineering
7 5459 (11.13%) Project Management
8 5316 (10.83%) BDD
9 5265 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
10 4307 (8.78%) Waterfall
11 3284 (6.69%) Unit Testing
12 3277 (6.68%) Mentoring
13 3072 (6.26%) Web Development
14 2928 (5.97%) PRINCE2
15 2823 (5.75%) Kanban
16 2782 (5.67%) OOP
17 2735 (5.57%) Business Analysis
18 2532 (5.16%) SOA
19 2314 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
20 2265 (4.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15632 (31.86%) C#
2 13014 (26.52%) JavaScript
3 12752 (25.99%) Java
4 11979 (24.41%) SQL
5 3451 (7.03%) PHP
6 2835 (5.78%) Ruby
7 2820 (5.75%) C++
8 2746 (5.60%) Python
9 2404 (4.90%) T-SQL
10 1645 (3.35%) VB.NET
11 1328 (2.71%) C
12 1084 (2.21%) Perl
13 889 (1.81%) Objective-C
14 843 (1.72%) VB
15 782 (1.59%) Scala
16 652 (1.33%) PL/SQL
17 614 (1.25%) Bash Shell
18 575 (1.17%) PowerShell
19 489 (1.00%) PHP5
20 416 (0.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7821 (15.94%) Degree
2 1917 (3.91%) ISEB
3 1032 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 999 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 869 (1.77%) ISTQB
6 580 (1.18%) MCSD
7 574 (1.17%) SC Cleared
8 507 (1.03%) MCP
9 496 (1.01%) MCTS
10 481 (0.98%) PMI Certification
11 480 (0.98%) MCAD
12 423 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 421 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 290 (0.59%) PMP
15 255 (0.52%) PhD
16 226 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 150 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
18 114 (0.23%) MCSE
19 96 (0.20%) Sun Certification
19 96 (0.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5168 (10.53%) QA
2 407 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 326 (0.66%) SLA
4 137 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 83 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 75 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 63 (0.13%) COBIT
8 46 (0.094%) TickIT
9 34 (0.069%) HL7
10 29 (0.059%) ISO 9000
11 25 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 19 (0.039%) FATCA
12 19 (0.039%) EMIR
12 19 (0.039%) Dodd-Frank
13 18 (0.037%) Basel III
14 16 (0.033%) ISO 14001
14 16 (0.033%) ISO 8583
14 16 (0.033%) WCAG
15 15 (0.031%) WAI
15 15 (0.031%) MiFID
System Software
1 422 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 314 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 117 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 115 (0.23%) Varnish
5 102 (0.21%) KVM
6 83 (0.17%) Xen
7 64 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 64 (0.13%) HDFS
8 62 (0.13%) vSphere
9 48 (0.098%) Oracle RAC
10 43 (0.088%) XenServer
11 39 (0.079%) XenApp
12 38 (0.077%) VirtualBox
13 28 (0.057%) NFS
14 26 (0.053%) XenDesktop
15 25 (0.051%) vCloud
16 21 (0.043%) VMware ESXi
17 20 (0.041%) SRDF
18 13 (0.026%) Apache Flume
19 11 (0.022%) Samba
Systems Management
1 954 (1.94%) Puppet
2 810 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
3 520 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
4 338 (0.69%) Nagios
5 175 (0.36%) Vagrant
6 148 (0.30%) ZABBIX
7 141 (0.29%) Ansible
8 84 (0.17%) Salt
9 70 (0.14%) Capistrano
10 50 (0.10%) logstash
11 48 (0.098%) Opsview
12 47 (0.096%) Ganglia
13 43 (0.088%) Cacti
14 38 (0.077%) Zenoss
15 37 (0.075%) SCOM
15 37 (0.075%) CFEngine
15 37 (0.075%) HAProxy
16 34 (0.069%) SCCM
17 30 (0.061%) YUM
17 30 (0.061%) MOM
Vendors
1 7223 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 4291 (8.74%) Oracle
3 1193 (2.43%) Google
4 827 (1.69%) JBoss
5 745 (1.52%) SAP
6 706 (1.44%) Adobe
7 669 (1.36%) IBM
8 657 (1.34%) Facebook
9 639 (1.30%) Zend
10 595 (1.21%) VMware
11 560 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
12 526 (1.07%) HP
13 437 (0.89%) Twitter
14 419 (0.85%) hybris
15 388 (0.79%) Sitecore
16 338 (0.69%) Sybase
16 338 (0.69%) Red Hat
17 296 (0.60%) Cisco
18 293 (0.60%) Business Objects
19 279 (0.57%) Apple
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum £3K bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 34 minutes ago
East London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £65000 per annum - Exceptional Benefits and Environment
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £4000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-Pr
Posted: 46 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 55 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 55 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 55 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 55 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 55 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 55 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 55 minutes ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Holiday, Healthcare options
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, car, health
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago