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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 26393 24050 19208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.23% 20.80% 17.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.46% 25.13% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22590 20081 16533
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
92751 95703 87661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.16% 82.77% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76646 76390 71838
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015 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 3 September 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
England +2 24541 £50,000 +5.26% 3412
London 0 11234 £57,500 +4.54% 1428
South East +2 4334 £45,000 - 518
City of London 0 2002 £60,000 +9.09% 321
Yorkshire +3 1986 £44,500 +11.25% 279
East of England +3 1654 £45,000 - 206
North West +3 1563 £41,000 +2.50% 373
South West +1 1481 £40,000 - 242
West Yorkshire +2 1472 £45,000 +12.50% 210
Leeds +1 1195 £45,000 +12.50% 176
West Midlands +7 1081 £40,000 - 175
Manchester 0 969 £42,500 +6.25% 198
Scotland +3 941 £44,000 +10.00% 152
East Midlands +3 939 £40,000 - 124
Surrey -2 923 £50,000 - 89
Hampshire +2 837 £42,500 - 107
Berkshire +4 830 £50,000 +1.01% 118
Hertfordshire +11 596 £50,000 +5.26% 78
Cambridgeshire 0 560 £45,000 +8.43% 88
Bristol 0 551 £43,000 +1.17% 67
Wales +3 472 £35,000 -6.66% 53
Glasgow +3 453 £47,500 +21.79% 66
South Wales +3 447 £35,000 -4.10% 46
Edinburgh +2 442 £42,500 +6.25% 70
Cheshire +4 434 £41,500 +10.66% 116
Cambridge 0 411 £45,000 +12.50% 67
Buckinghamshire -1 382 £45,000 +9.75% 42
Reading +7 374 £50,000 - 45
Oxfordshire +3 374 £45,000 -5.26% 61
Nottinghamshire -1 361 £40,000 - 33

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 16236 (31.49%) Scrum
2 15680 (30.41%) C#
3 15592 (30.24%) .NET
4 14428 (27.98%) JavaScript
5 13823 (26.81%) TDD
6 13428 (26.04%) Java
7 12743 (24.71%) HTML
8 12543 (24.32%) SQL
9 11737 (22.76%) Finance
10 11437 (22.18%) SQL Server
11 10917 (21.17%) MVC
12 10665 (20.68%) CSS
13 9773 (18.95%) ASP.NET
14 7749 (15.03%) Degree
15 7083 (13.74%) Microsoft
16 6657 (12.91%) jQuery
17 6405 (12.42%) OO
18 6379 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
19 6305 (12.23%) Web Services
20 6294 (12.21%) ASP.NET MVC
21 6154 (11.93%) Software Engineering
22 5893 (11.43%) BDD
23 5776 (11.20%) SDLC
24 5715 (11.08%) HTML5
25 5494 (10.65%) Project Management
26 5459 (10.59%) Git (software)
27 5357 (10.39%) E-Commerce
28 5064 (9.82%) XML
29 4988 (9.67%) Linux
30 4982 (9.66%) Oracle

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2800 (5.43%) Node.js
2 1476 (2.86%) Apache
3 1391 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1389 (2.69%) CMS
5 1358 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 1138 (2.21%) IIS
7 837 (1.62%) WebSphere
8 811 (1.57%) JBoss
9 661 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
10 658 (1.28%) WebLogic
11 528 (1.02%) Confluence
12 399 (0.77%) Apache Solr
13 385 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
14 365 (0.71%) Umbraco
15 345 (0.67%) nginx
16 313 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
17 308 (0.60%) Drupal
18 291 (0.56%) WordPress
19 287 (0.56%) OpenStack
20 271 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3421 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 836 (1.62%) MS Office
3 688 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 660 (1.28%) MS Project
5 478 (0.93%) Photoshop
6 385 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
7 229 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
8 115 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 112 (0.22%) PowerPivot
10 85 (0.16%) InfoPath
11 54 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
12 50 (0.097%) SPSS
13 44 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
14 43 (0.083%) RoboHelp
15 37 (0.072%) FrameMaker
16 36 (0.070%) Mingle
17 35 (0.068%) InDesign
18 34 (0.066%) Fireworks
19 23 (0.045%) Acrobat
20 15 (0.029%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 524 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 203 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 191 (0.37%) Magento
4 115 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 80 (0.16%) RMDS
6 79 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 76 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 67 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
9 57 (0.11%) Markit EDM
10 55 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
11 40 (0.078%) Oracle Cash Management
12 35 (0.068%) Cognos TM1
13 34 (0.066%) Temenos T24
14 32 (0.062%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 30 (0.058%) Oracle Payables
16 27 (0.052%) Oracle General Ledger
16 27 (0.052%) Dynamics NAV
17 26 (0.050%) Oracle Financials
18 25 (0.048%) Endur
18 25 (0.048%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2210 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1558 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 1541 (2.99%) SaaS
4 367 (0.71%) GitHub
5 363 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 311 (0.60%) PaaS
7 271 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
8 210 (0.41%) IaaS
9 190 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
10 188 (0.36%) Google Analytics
11 182 (0.35%) Office 365
12 146 (0.28%) Force.com
13 86 (0.17%) Amazon S3
14 82 (0.16%) Heroku
15 76 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
16 62 (0.12%) Google App Engine
17 50 (0.097%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 43 (0.083%) Amazon EMR
19 40 (0.078%) Google Compute Engine
20 35 (0.068%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1404 (2.72%) Internet
2 1007 (1.95%) HTTP
3 571 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 410 (0.80%) Firewall
5 285 (0.55%) DNS
6 277 (0.54%) SAN
7 263 (0.51%) WAN
8 248 (0.48%) LAN
9 188 (0.36%) Intranet
10 173 (0.34%) Wireless
11 170 (0.33%) Network Security
12 152 (0.29%) Broadband
13 139 (0.27%) NAS
14 124 (0.24%) LDAP
14 124 (0.24%) VPN
15 122 (0.24%) Multicast
16 114 (0.22%) SSL
17 110 (0.21%) Fibre Channel
18 97 (0.19%) DHCP
19 93 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11437 (22.18%) SQL Server
2 3317 (6.43%) MySQL
3 2961 (5.74%) NoSQL
4 2050 (3.98%) MongoDB
5 1969 (3.82%) Relational Database
6 1885 (3.66%) Big Data
7 1577 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1448 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 1438 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
10 1406 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1088 (2.11%) Hadoop
12 998 (1.94%) Oracle Database
13 878 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
14 861 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
15 807 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 751 (1.46%) RDBMS
17 671 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
18 487 (0.94%) Redis
19 394 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
20 339 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5459 (10.59%) Git (software)
2 3402 (6.60%) Selenium
3 2665 (5.17%) Subversion
4 2513 (4.87%) JIRA
5 2386 (4.63%) Jenkins
6 2382 (4.62%) Visual Studio
7 2374 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 2319 (4.50%) NUnit
9 1883 (3.65%) Maven
10 1594 (3.09%) JUnit
11 1536 (2.98%) Cucumber
12 1379 (2.67%) Rhino Mocks
13 1218 (2.36%) Moq
14 1162 (2.25%) WebDriver
15 884 (1.71%) MSTest
16 848 (1.64%) Eclipse
17 808 (1.57%) TeamCity
18 711 (1.38%) Ant
19 650 (1.26%) SpecFlow
20 575 (1.12%) Jasmine
General
1 11737 (22.76%) Finance
2 3548 (6.88%) Retail
3 3304 (6.41%) Banking
4 2351 (4.56%) Marketing
5 1999 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 1868 (3.62%) Games
7 895 (1.74%) Advertising
8 774 (1.50%) Investment Banking
9 723 (1.40%) Front Office
10 695 (1.35%) Back Office
11 656 (1.27%) Publishing
12 608 (1.18%) Law
13 542 (1.05%) Manufacturing
14 472 (0.92%) Legal
15 454 (0.88%) Financial Institution
16 336 (0.65%) Electronics
17 315 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
18 214 (0.41%) Automotive
19 159 (0.31%) Billing
20 125 (0.24%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 25191 (48.85%) Developer
2 6800 (13.19%) .NET Developer
3 6086 (11.80%) Analyst
4 5080 (9.85%) Senior Developer
5 4764 (9.24%) Java Developer
6 3913 (7.59%) Project Manager
7 3718 (7.21%) C# Developer
8 3446 (6.68%) Business Analyst
9 2504 (4.86%) Software Engineer
10 2461 (4.77%) Architect
11 2400 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 2202 (4.27%) Software Developer
13 1932 (3.75%) Web Developer
14 1645 (3.19%) Test Analyst
15 1441 (2.79%) Front-End Developer
16 1373 (2.66%) Senior Java Developer
17 1295 (2.51%) Junior
18 1284 (2.49%) Tester
19 1267 (2.46%) Lead Developer
20 1193 (2.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15592 (30.24%) .NET
2 12743 (24.71%) HTML
3 10665 (20.68%) CSS
4 9773 (18.95%) ASP.NET
5 6657 (12.91%) jQuery
6 6305 (12.23%) Web Services
7 6294 (12.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5715 (11.08%) HTML5
9 5064 (9.82%) XML
10 4641 (9.00%) WCF
11 4620 (8.96%) AngularJS
12 4404 (8.54%) Spring
13 3806 (7.38%) .NET Framework
14 3332 (6.46%) CSS3
15 3270 (6.34%) RESTful
16 3020 (5.86%) REST
17 2447 (4.75%) ASP.NET Web API
18 2444 (4.74%) Hibernate
19 2406 (4.67%) J2EE
20 2319 (4.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4129 (8.01%) Computer Science
2 3558 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3120 (6.05%) User Experience
4 2435 (4.72%) Mobile App
5 1422 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1091 (2.12%) Mathematics
7 966 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
8 875 (1.70%) Management Information System
9 732 (1.42%) Client/Server
10 692 (1.34%) Visualisation
10 692 (1.34%) Algorithms
11 627 (1.22%) Social Media
12 532 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 532 (1.03%) Data Structures
13 484 (0.94%) N-Tier
14 480 (0.93%) iPhone
15 469 (0.91%) Derivative
16 455 (0.88%) Data Centre
17 426 (0.83%) iPad
18 418 (0.81%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4988 (9.67%) Linux
2 4860 (9.42%) Windows
3 2357 (4.57%) Android
4 2325 (4.51%) UNIX
5 2252 (4.37%) Apple iOS
6 363 (0.70%) Solaris
7 351 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 297 (0.58%) CentOS
9 281 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 278 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 229 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 195 (0.38%) Windows Phone
13 158 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
14 156 (0.30%) Mac OS X
15 143 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
15 143 (0.28%) Windows 8
16 128 (0.25%) Windows 7
17 122 (0.24%) AIX
18 113 (0.22%) Debian
19 55 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16236 (31.49%) Scrum
2 13823 (26.81%) TDD
3 10917 (21.17%) MVC
4 6405 (12.42%) OO
5 6379 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
6 6154 (11.93%) Software Engineering
7 5893 (11.43%) BDD
8 5776 (11.20%) SDLC
9 5494 (10.65%) Project Management
10 5357 (10.39%) E-Commerce
11 4707 (9.13%) Waterfall
12 3358 (6.51%) Mentoring
13 3284 (6.37%) Unit Testing
14 3203 (6.21%) Kanban
15 3117 (6.04%) PRINCE2
16 2870 (5.57%) Stakeholder Management
17 2727 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
18 2708 (5.25%) Open Source
19 2669 (5.18%) Web Application Development
20 2603 (5.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15680 (30.41%) C#
2 14428 (27.98%) JavaScript
3 13428 (26.04%) Java
4 12543 (24.32%) SQL
5 3310 (6.42%) Python
6 3306 (6.41%) PHP
7 2909 (5.64%) Ruby
8 2566 (4.98%) C++
9 2548 (4.94%) T-SQL
10 1272 (2.47%) C
11 1222 (2.37%) VB.NET
12 1138 (2.21%) Scala
13 1125 (2.18%) PL/SQL
13 1125 (2.18%) Perl
14 907 (1.76%) Bash Shell
15 858 (1.66%) Objective-C
16 631 (1.22%) PowerShell
17 627 (1.22%) VB
18 557 (1.08%) Groovy
19 475 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7749 (15.03%) Degree
2 1655 (3.21%) ISEB
3 1031 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 973 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 697 (1.35%) PMI Certification
6 666 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 574 (1.11%) SC Cleared
8 405 (0.79%) PMP
9 388 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 357 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 260 (0.50%) DV Cleared
12 237 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 190 (0.37%) PhD
14 148 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
15 127 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
16 122 (0.24%) CISSP
17 113 (0.22%) MCSD
18 106 (0.21%) CCNA
19 84 (0.16%) MCP
20 82 (0.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4800 (9.31%) QA
2 286 (0.55%) SLA
3 188 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 186 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 137 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 120 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 66 (0.13%) COBIT
8 53 (0.10%) WCAG
8 53 (0.10%) HL7
9 51 (0.099%) MiFID
10 49 (0.095%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 36 (0.070%) EMIR
12 34 (0.066%) Dodd-Frank
13 32 (0.062%) PMBOK
14 25 (0.048%) P3O
15 19 (0.037%) CRD IV
15 19 (0.037%) TickIT
16 17 (0.033%) Basel II
17 16 (0.031%) WAI
17 16 (0.031%) DO-178B
System Software
1 683 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 371 (0.72%) Docker
3 300 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 195 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
5 171 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 163 (0.32%) KVM
7 141 (0.27%) Varnish
8 136 (0.26%) Xen
9 101 (0.20%) NFS
10 87 (0.17%) SRDF
11 84 (0.16%) vSphere
12 79 (0.15%) VirtualBox
13 59 (0.11%) HDFS
14 53 (0.10%) vCloud
15 49 (0.095%) VMware ESX
16 48 (0.093%) Firmware
17 43 (0.083%) VMware ESXi
17 43 (0.083%) LXC
18 42 (0.081%) iptables
19 28 (0.054%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1304 (2.53%) Puppet
2 1111 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 524 (1.02%) Ansible
4 463 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
5 322 (0.62%) Nagios
6 242 (0.47%) Vagrant
7 159 (0.31%) Salt
8 137 (0.27%) ZABBIX
9 107 (0.21%) Graphite
10 63 (0.12%) HAProxy
11 62 (0.12%) Zenoss
12 61 (0.12%) SCCM
13 60 (0.12%) Data Guard
14 58 (0.11%) Capistrano
14 58 (0.11%) logstash
15 42 (0.081%) Kibana
16 38 (0.074%) Oracle RMAN
17 35 (0.068%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 35 (0.068%) Kubernetes
18 33 (0.064%) Opsview
Vendors
1 7083 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 4982 (9.66%) Oracle
3 1357 (2.63%) Google
4 890 (1.73%) VMware
5 835 (1.62%) SAP
6 774 (1.50%) IBM
7 671 (1.30%) Facebook
8 587 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
9 558 (1.08%) HP
10 524 (1.02%) Zend
11 512 (0.99%) Apple
12 510 (0.99%) Adobe
13 490 (0.95%) hybris
14 464 (0.90%) Red Hat
15 412 (0.80%) Cisco
16 400 (0.78%) Sitecore
17 321 (0.62%) Sybase
18 307 (0.60%) Twitter
19 288 (0.56%) Informatica
20 283 (0.55%) Tableau
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Andover, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Great benefits and Training
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Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
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London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car scheme
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
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Ealing, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
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Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + benefits
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