The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 16 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 12011 9821 9649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.30% 9.01% 8.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.82% 11.48% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10096 8414 8590
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93724 85579 91821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.40% 78.53% 77.19%
Number of salaries quoted 75696 70395 78366
Average salary £48,000 £45,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.49% -1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 July 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 14 July 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 +4 11276 £47,500 +3.26% 1350
London 0 5436 £52,500 - 663
South East +6 2035 £45,000 +1.12% 216
City of London -1 1277 £55,000 +4.76% 213
Yorkshire +6 808 £40,000 +6.66% 75
East of England +4 773 £45,000 +5.88% 93
North West +9 693 £40,000 +9.58% 114
South West +11 674 £42,388 +21.10% 100
West Yorkshire +9 664 £40,000 +6.66% 51
Surrey +7 556 £47,500 - 56
Leeds +6 537 £40,000 - 44
West Midlands +11 454 £40,000 -1.23% 34
Scotland 0 434 £40,000 -2.43% 52
East Midlands +5 396 £40,000 +6.66% 38
Manchester +8 372 £42,500 +13.33% 74
Berkshire +2 361 £50,000 - 39
Cambridgeshire +8 344 £45,000 - 37
Hampshire +7 330 £42,250 -1.74% 46
Bristol +9 309 £42,500 +19.71% 27
Cambridge +7 243 £40,000 -7.51% 27
Oxfordshire +9 224 £42,500 +6.25% 26
East Sussex +3 212 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Glasgow -1 208 £38,000 -15.55% 20
Cheshire +12 199 £39,000 +20.00% 22
Brighton -3 194 £40,000 - 9
Edinburgh +3 189 £40,500 -10.00% 27
Buckinghamshire +2 178 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Wales +3 155 £37,500 +7.14% 21
Reading 0 149 £50,000 +8.10% 18
Hertfordshire -15 135 £47,500 +5.55% 13

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 7601 (31.06%) .NET
2 7428 (30.35%) C#
3 7267 (29.69%) Java
4 6914 (28.25%) Scrum
5 6776 (27.69%) SQL
6 6757 (27.61%) HTML
7 6736 (27.52%) JavaScript
8 5641 (23.05%) TDD
9 5457 (22.30%) CSS
10 5374 (21.96%) SQL Server
11 4904 (20.04%) Finance
12 4397 (17.97%) MVC
13 4378 (17.89%) Degree
14 4308 (17.60%) ASP.NET
15 4152 (16.96%) OO
16 3800 (15.53%) jQuery
17 3657 (14.94%) Microsoft
18 3363 (13.74%) Web Services
19 3283 (13.41%) Software Engineering
20 3155 (12.89%) E-Commerce
21 3096 (12.65%) XML
22 2841 (11.61%) QA
23 2729 (11.15%) HTML5
24 2690 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
25 2551 (10.42%) Project Management
25 2551 (10.42%) Linux
26 2436 (9.95%) Computer Science
27 2415 (9.87%) Spring
28 2249 (9.19%) BDD
29 2183 (8.92%) Oracle

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 1036 (4.23%) Apache
2 990 (4.04%) Tomcat
3 815 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 741 (3.03%) CMS
5 666 (2.72%) IIS
6 579 (2.37%) Node.js
7 353 (1.44%) WebSphere
8 352 (1.44%) WebLogic
9 298 (1.22%) Drupal
10 265 (1.08%) Confluence
11 211 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
12 182 (0.74%) WordPress
13 181 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
14 178 (0.73%) Apache Solr
15 150 (0.61%) nginx
16 129 (0.53%) Alfresco
17 123 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
18 111 (0.45%) Umbraco
19 97 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
20 96 (0.39%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1977 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 390 (1.59%) MS Office
3 321 (1.31%) Photoshop
4 314 (1.28%) MS Project
5 304 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 136 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 126 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
8 52 (0.21%) PowerPivot
9 38 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 24 (0.098%) Fireworks
11 23 (0.094%) Mingle
12 18 (0.074%) Adobe After Effects
13 17 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
14 15 (0.061%) InDesign
15 13 (0.053%) OmniGraffle
16 12 (0.049%) FastStats
17 8 (0.033%) GIMP
18 6 (0.025%) SPSS
19 5 (0.020%) Acrobat
19 5 (0.020%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 252 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 177 (0.72%) Magento
3 73 (0.30%) Google Analytics
4 56 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 48 (0.20%) Sophis RISQUE
6 46 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 37 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 33 (0.13%) WebTrends
9 32 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
10 30 (0.12%) Shopify
11 26 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
12 25 (0.10%) Visualfiles
13 24 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
14 22 (0.090%) Oracle BPM
15 21 (0.086%) Fredhopper
16 20 (0.082%) JDE OneWorld
17 17 (0.069%) Markit EDM
18 14 (0.057%) Cognos TM1
19 13 (0.053%) Oracle 11i
19 13 (0.053%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 644 (2.63%) SaaS
2 361 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 280 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 178 (0.73%) GitHub
5 121 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 112 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
7 55 (0.22%) PaaS
8 47 (0.19%) Force.com
9 46 (0.19%) IaaS
10 42 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 32 (0.13%) Google App Engine
12 30 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
13 27 (0.11%) Basecamp
14 26 (0.11%) Google Apps
15 20 (0.082%) Office 365
15 20 (0.082%) Amazon EMR
16 19 (0.078%) Heroku
17 17 (0.069%) Amazon SQS
18 13 (0.053%) Joyent
19 5 (0.020%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 796 (3.25%) Internet
2 662 (2.70%) HTTP
3 207 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 181 (0.74%) Intranet
5 113 (0.46%) DNS
6 107 (0.44%) SAN
7 99 (0.40%) Firewall
8 68 (0.28%) LDAP
8 68 (0.28%) LAN
9 66 (0.27%) SNMP
10 61 (0.25%) WAN
11 54 (0.22%) Network Security
12 53 (0.22%) Wireless
13 51 (0.21%) GSM
14 48 (0.20%) SSL
15 47 (0.19%) AMQP
16 41 (0.17%) BIG-IP
17 37 (0.15%) VPN
18 36 (0.15%) SMS
19 35 (0.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5374 (21.96%) SQL Server
2 1856 (7.58%) MySQL
3 1313 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 1305 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 914 (3.73%) NoSQL
6 764 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
7 724 (2.96%) Big Data
8 700 (2.86%) MongoDB
9 671 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 664 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 645 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 586 (2.39%) RDBMS
13 539 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 495 (2.02%) Hadoop
15 413 (1.69%) Oracle Database
16 402 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 378 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
18 196 (0.80%) DB2
19 187 (0.76%) Redis
20 179 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2019 (8.25%) Git (software)
2 1923 (7.86%) Selenium
3 1560 (6.37%) Subversion
4 1301 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1271 (5.19%) Visual Studio
6 1241 (5.07%) JIRA
7 1014 (4.14%) Jenkins
8 1003 (4.10%) Maven
9 979 (4.00%) JUnit
10 813 (3.32%) Cucumber
11 670 (2.74%) NUnit
12 659 (2.69%) Eclipse
13 626 (2.56%) WebDriver
14 406 (1.66%) TeamCity
15 380 (1.55%) Hudson
16 338 (1.38%) Ant
17 320 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
18 293 (1.20%) Jasmine
19 272 (1.11%) SpecFlow
20 232 (0.95%) FitNesse
General
1 4904 (20.04%) Finance
2 1350 (5.52%) Retail
3 1247 (5.09%) Marketing
4 1194 (4.88%) Banking
5 829 (3.39%) Games
6 714 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 460 (1.88%) Publishing
8 458 (1.87%) Investment Banking
9 451 (1.84%) Advertising
10 380 (1.55%) Back Office
11 370 (1.51%) Front Office
12 247 (1.01%) Law
13 239 (0.98%) Legal
14 223 (0.91%) Financial Institution
15 169 (0.69%) Automotive
16 156 (0.64%) Manufacturing
17 118 (0.48%) Electronics
18 105 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
19 75 (0.31%) Billing
20 42 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12759 (52.13%) Developer
2 3108 (12.70%) Analyst
3 2745 (11.22%) Senior Developer
4 2727 (11.14%) Java Developer
5 2640 (10.79%) .NET Developer
6 2182 (8.92%) C# Developer
7 2011 (8.22%) Project Manager
8 1679 (6.86%) Business Analyst
9 1338 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
10 1317 (5.38%) Software Developer
11 1265 (5.17%) Software Engineer
12 1039 (4.25%) Web Developer
13 896 (3.66%) Tester
14 862 (3.52%) Test Analyst
15 855 (3.49%) Architect
16 770 (3.15%) ASP.NET Developer
17 738 (3.02%) Agile Project Manager
18 653 (2.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 633 (2.59%) Senior Java Developer
20 629 (2.57%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7601 (31.06%) .NET
2 6757 (27.61%) HTML
3 5457 (22.30%) CSS
4 4308 (17.60%) ASP.NET
5 3800 (15.53%) jQuery
6 3363 (13.74%) Web Services
7 3096 (12.65%) XML
8 2729 (11.15%) HTML5
9 2415 (9.87%) Spring
10 2052 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2003 (8.18%) .NET Framework
12 1850 (7.56%) WCF
13 1624 (6.64%) Ajax
14 1563 (6.39%) CSS3
15 1472 (6.01%) J2EE
16 1411 (5.77%) Hibernate
17 1276 (5.21%) WPF
18 1075 (4.39%) RESTful
19 1073 (4.38%) SOAP
20 1062 (4.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2436 (9.95%) Computer Science
2 1378 (5.63%) Mobile App
3 1351 (5.52%) Open Source
4 770 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
5 717 (2.93%) Mathematics
6 492 (2.01%) N-Tier
7 390 (1.59%) Social Media
8 359 (1.47%) Derivative
9 326 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 311 (1.27%) Management Information System
11 305 (1.25%) iPhone
12 303 (1.24%) Client/Server
13 269 (1.10%) Visualisation
14 233 (0.95%) Digital Media
15 229 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
16 222 (0.91%) Equities
17 216 (0.88%) iPad
18 182 (0.74%) Blackberry
19 177 (0.72%) Hedge funds
20 171 (0.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2551 (10.42%) Linux
2 2177 (8.89%) Windows
3 1203 (4.92%) UNIX
4 1186 (4.85%) Android
5 1171 (4.78%) Apple iOS
6 153 (0.63%) Ubuntu
7 148 (0.60%) CentOS
8 130 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 130 (0.53%) Solaris
8 130 (0.53%) Windows Phone
9 121 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 110 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 104 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 95 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 80 (0.33%) Debian
14 75 (0.31%) Windows XP
15 54 (0.22%) Windows Vista
15 54 (0.22%) Windows 8
16 49 (0.20%) AIX
17 38 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6914 (28.25%) Scrum
2 5641 (23.05%) TDD
3 4397 (17.97%) MVC
4 4152 (16.96%) OO
5 3283 (13.41%) Software Engineering
6 3155 (12.89%) E-Commerce
7 2690 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
8 2551 (10.42%) Project Management
9 2249 (9.19%) BDD
10 2005 (8.19%) Unit Testing
11 1699 (6.94%) Web Development
12 1533 (6.26%) OOP
13 1297 (5.30%) Business Analysis
14 1294 (5.29%) SOA
15 1201 (4.91%) UML
16 1194 (4.88%) Automated Testing
17 1127 (4.60%) Test Automation
18 1123 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
19 1110 (4.54%) PRINCE2
20 1077 (4.40%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7428 (30.35%) C#
2 7267 (29.69%) Java
3 6776 (27.69%) SQL
4 6736 (27.52%) JavaScript
5 1898 (7.75%) PHP
6 1684 (6.88%) C++
7 1385 (5.66%) Python
8 1374 (5.61%) T-SQL
9 1254 (5.12%) Ruby
10 746 (3.05%) VB.NET
11 649 (2.65%) C
12 584 (2.39%) Perl
13 454 (1.85%) Scala
14 383 (1.56%) Objective-C
15 334 (1.36%) Groovy
16 307 (1.25%) PL/SQL
17 295 (1.21%) VB
18 292 (1.19%) PHP5
19 252 (1.03%) Bash Shell
20 237 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4378 (17.89%) Degree
2 909 (3.71%) ISEB
3 494 (2.02%) ISTQB
4 436 (1.78%) Security Cleared
5 335 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 196 (0.80%) SC Cleared
7 193 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 185 (0.76%) PMI Certification
9 169 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 128 (0.52%) PMP
11 122 (0.50%) PhD
12 108 (0.44%) MCP
12 108 (0.44%) MCSD
13 97 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 86 (0.35%) MCAD
15 64 (0.26%) MCTS
16 63 (0.26%) Sun Certification
17 45 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
17 45 (0.18%) HND
18 41 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2841 (11.61%) QA
2 207 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 55 (0.22%) SLA
4 54 (0.22%) TickIT
5 50 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 48 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 35 (0.14%) PCI DSS
8 26 (0.11%) COBIT
9 20 (0.082%) ISO 9000
10 17 (0.069%) ISO 8583
11 15 (0.061%) JTAG
11 15 (0.061%) Basel III
12 13 (0.053%) Dublin Core
13 12 (0.049%) EMIR
13 12 (0.049%) Dodd-Frank
14 11 (0.045%) COREP
14 11 (0.045%) FINREP
15 10 (0.041%) HL7
16 8 (0.033%) MiFID
16 8 (0.033%) WAI
System Software
1 179 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 168 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 96 (0.39%) Varnish
4 85 (0.35%) KVM
5 56 (0.23%) Xen
6 54 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 37 (0.15%) vSphere
8 23 (0.094%) VMware ESX
9 21 (0.086%) XenApp
9 21 (0.086%) XenServer
10 19 (0.078%) HDFS
11 18 (0.074%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (0.061%) XenDesktop
13 14 (0.057%) Oracle RAC
14 12 (0.049%) qmail
15 11 (0.045%) VirtualBox
15 11 (0.045%) IAG
16 9 (0.037%) Postfix
17 8 (0.033%) NFS
18 7 (0.029%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 431 (1.76%) Puppet
2 359 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 269 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
4 142 (0.58%) Nagios
5 94 (0.38%) Vagrant
6 60 (0.25%) Salt
7 57 (0.23%) Ansible
8 44 (0.18%) ZABBIX
9 42 (0.17%) Capistrano
10 41 (0.17%) HAProxy
11 28 (0.11%) collectd
11 28 (0.11%) Cacti
12 22 (0.090%) StatsD
12 22 (0.090%) CFEngine
12 22 (0.090%) logstash
12 22 (0.090%) Opsview
13 16 (0.065%) YUM
14 13 (0.053%) Pingdom
15 12 (0.049%) SCCM
16 11 (0.045%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 3657 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 2183 (8.92%) Oracle
3 663 (2.71%) JBoss
4 464 (1.90%) Google
5 404 (1.65%) Zend
6 392 (1.60%) Adobe
7 312 (1.27%) SAP
8 280 (1.14%) hybris
9 262 (1.07%) VMware
10 252 (1.03%) IBM
11 241 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
12 204 (0.83%) HP
13 192 (0.78%) Twitter
14 175 (0.72%) Sybase
15 173 (0.71%) Facebook
16 170 (0.69%) Business Objects
17 164 (0.67%) Red Hat
18 152 (0.62%) Sitecore
19 131 (0.54%) Tableau
20 120 (0.49%) Cisco
North London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 1 hour ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus 20%
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kingsbridge, Devon
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago