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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 25058 24554 20258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 22.69% 20.47% 18.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.24% 24.97% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21090 20615 17460
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%

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
91992 98335 88405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.29% 81.99% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74417 79340 72665
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +1 23553 £50,000 +5.26% 3124
London 0 10878 £55,000 - 1376
South East +6 4521 £47,500 +5.55% 483
City of London 0 2005 £57,500 +4.54% 421
Yorkshire 0 1949 £40,000 - 233
North West +4 1575 £40,000 +2.56% 348
East of England +7 1507 £45,000 +4.65% 209
West Yorkshire +1 1294 £42,500 +6.25% 167
South West +1 1283 £40,000 - 195
Leeds 0 1068 £43,250 +8.12% 129
Surrey +2 1052 £50,000 +5.26% 91
West Midlands +2 1027 £43,500 +8.75% 128
Manchester +4 894 £40,000 - 165
Berkshire +7 892 £50,000 +11.11% 109
East Midlands +3 803 £42,500 +6.25% 101
Scotland 0 740 £43,500 +8.75% 125
Hampshire +9 739 £42,500 -3.40% 99
Bristol 0 554 £42,500 - 69
Cambridgeshire +3 463 £45,000 +5.88% 90
East Sussex 0 459 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Cheshire +4 441 £40,000 +6.66% 116
Buckinghamshire +3 438 £42,500 +6.25% 33
Reading +11 432 £50,000 - 60
Hertfordshire +8 429 £50,000 +5.26% 37
Glasgow -1 379 £43,500 +8.75% 57
Brighton 0 373 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Wales -1 359 £40,000 +5.26% 27
Oxfordshire +9 358 £42,366 -5.85% 55
Nottinghamshire +2 343 £42,500 +6.25% 52
Milton Keynes +4 339 £42,500 +6.25% 22

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 15277 (32.13%) .NET
2 15152 (31.86%) Scrum
3 15005 (31.55%) C#
4 13390 (28.16%) JavaScript
5 12700 (26.71%) TDD
6 11956 (25.14%) Java
7 11906 (25.04%) HTML
8 11510 (24.20%) SQL
9 11263 (23.69%) SQL Server
10 10674 (22.45%) MVC
11 10498 (22.08%) Finance
12 9925 (20.87%) CSS
13 9553 (20.09%) ASP.NET
14 6970 (14.66%) Degree
15 6744 (14.18%) Microsoft
16 6434 (13.53%) jQuery
17 6185 (13.01%) OO
18 6130 (12.89%) ASP.NET MVC
19 5552 (11.68%) Web Services
20 5508 (11.58%) Software Engineering
21 5387 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
22 5327 (11.20%) E-Commerce
23 5310 (11.17%) BDD
24 5203 (10.94%) HTML5
25 5158 (10.85%) Project Management
26 4844 (10.19%) XML
27 4828 (10.15%) Waterfall
28 4766 (10.02%) Git (software)
29 4600 (9.67%) QA
30 4560 (9.59%) Windows

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2249 (4.73%) Node.js
2 1560 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1434 (3.02%) Apache
4 1294 (2.72%) Tomcat
5 1263 (2.66%) CMS
6 1189 (2.50%) IIS
7 720 (1.51%) WebSphere
8 712 (1.50%) JBoss
9 507 (1.07%) WebLogic
10 491 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
11 486 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
12 406 (0.85%) Confluence
13 382 (0.80%) Drupal
14 355 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
15 346 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
16 332 (0.70%) WordPress
17 313 (0.66%) nginx
18 284 (0.60%) Apache Solr
19 270 (0.57%) Umbraco
20 265 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3370 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 685 (1.44%) MS Office
3 658 (1.38%) MS Project
4 555 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 488 (1.03%) Photoshop
6 308 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
7 207 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
8 103 (0.22%) InfoPath
9 91 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 70 (0.15%) PowerPivot
11 68 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
12 61 (0.13%) Fireworks
13 44 (0.093%) Mingle
14 40 (0.084%) SPSS
15 30 (0.063%) InDesign
16 29 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
17 21 (0.044%) RoboHelp
18 16 (0.034%) GIMP
19 15 (0.032%) Acrobat
20 9 (0.019%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 568 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 205 (0.43%) Magento
3 103 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 90 (0.19%) RMDS
4 90 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 70 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 56 (0.12%) Sophis RISQUE
7 46 (0.097%) Oracle Applications
8 41 (0.086%) SAP CRM
9 39 (0.082%) Cognos TM1
10 33 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
11 30 (0.063%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 26 (0.055%) Markit EDM
13 24 (0.050%) Radian6
14 23 (0.048%) SAP ERP
14 23 (0.048%) HFM
14 23 (0.048%) BusinessWorks
15 20 (0.042%) SAP BPC
16 19 (0.040%) Oracle Retail
16 19 (0.040%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1886 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1391 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1321 (2.78%) SaaS
4 336 (0.71%) GitHub
5 328 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 243 (0.51%) PaaS
7 242 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
8 171 (0.36%) IaaS
9 165 (0.35%) Google Analytics
10 149 (0.31%) Office 365
11 129 (0.27%) Force.com
12 114 (0.24%) Amazon S3
13 75 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
14 56 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
14 56 (0.12%) Heroku
15 34 (0.071%) OpenShift
16 33 (0.069%) Amazon EMR
17 32 (0.067%) Rackspace Cloud
18 31 (0.065%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 31 (0.065%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1420 (2.99%) Internet
2 983 (2.07%) HTTP
3 433 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 399 (0.84%) Firewall
5 367 (0.77%) SAN
6 247 (0.52%) WAN
7 245 (0.52%) LAN
8 239 (0.50%) DNS
9 176 (0.37%) Intranet
10 157 (0.33%) Wireless
11 155 (0.33%) NAS
12 143 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
13 127 (0.27%) Broadband
14 112 (0.24%) VPN
15 104 (0.22%) SSL
16 96 (0.20%) Multicast
17 94 (0.20%) Network Security
18 83 (0.17%) FCoE
19 81 (0.17%) VoIP
20 80 (0.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11263 (23.69%) SQL Server
2 3272 (6.88%) MySQL
3 2636 (5.54%) NoSQL
4 1813 (3.81%) MongoDB
5 1808 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 1595 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 1464 (3.08%) Big Data
8 1386 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1323 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
10 1306 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 922 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
12 877 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
13 815 (1.71%) Hadoop
14 782 (1.64%) Oracle Database
15 742 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 717 (1.51%) RDBMS
17 461 (0.97%) Redis
18 455 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
19 401 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
20 306 (0.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4766 (10.02%) Git (software)
2 2934 (6.17%) Selenium
3 2403 (5.05%) Subversion
4 2361 (4.96%) Visual Studio
5 2347 (4.94%) NUnit
6 2302 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 2154 (4.53%) JIRA
8 1897 (3.99%) Jenkins
9 1434 (3.02%) Maven
10 1397 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
11 1340 (2.82%) JUnit
12 1310 (2.75%) Cucumber
13 1209 (2.54%) Moq
14 1099 (2.31%) WebDriver
15 865 (1.82%) MSTest
16 799 (1.68%) TeamCity
17 782 (1.64%) Eclipse
18 575 (1.21%) SpecFlow
19 555 (1.17%) Ant
20 495 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10498 (22.08%) Finance
2 3398 (7.15%) Retail
3 2960 (6.22%) Banking
4 2031 (4.27%) Marketing
5 1715 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 1600 (3.36%) Games
7 1064 (2.24%) Advertising
8 610 (1.28%) Publishing
9 586 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 580 (1.22%) Front Office
11 537 (1.13%) Back Office
12 449 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 416 (0.87%) Manufacturing
14 398 (0.84%) Law
15 354 (0.74%) Legal
16 252 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
17 226 (0.48%) Automotive
18 225 (0.47%) Electronics
19 200 (0.42%) Aerospace
19 200 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23165 (48.71%) Developer
2 6528 (13.73%) .NET Developer
3 5731 (12.05%) Analyst
4 4653 (9.78%) Senior Developer
5 4161 (8.75%) Java Developer
6 3827 (8.05%) Project Manager
7 3744 (7.87%) C# Developer
8 3318 (6.98%) Business Analyst
9 2475 (5.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 2384 (5.01%) Architect
11 2214 (4.66%) Software Developer
12 2172 (4.57%) Software Engineer
13 1744 (3.67%) Web Developer
14 1535 (3.23%) Test Analyst
15 1297 (2.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 1270 (2.67%) Tester
17 1208 (2.54%) ASP.NET Developer
18 1141 (2.40%) Front-End Developer
19 1135 (2.39%) Junior
20 1089 (2.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15277 (32.13%) .NET
2 11906 (25.04%) HTML
3 9925 (20.87%) CSS
4 9553 (20.09%) ASP.NET
5 6434 (13.53%) jQuery
6 6130 (12.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5552 (11.68%) Web Services
8 5203 (10.94%) HTML5
9 4844 (10.19%) XML
10 4515 (9.49%) WCF
11 3875 (8.15%) .NET Framework
12 3742 (7.87%) Spring
13 3579 (7.53%) AngularJS
14 2970 (6.25%) CSS3
15 2747 (5.78%) RESTful
16 2420 (5.09%) Ajax
17 2387 (5.02%) REST
18 2224 (4.68%) J2EE
19 2208 (4.64%) WPF
20 2080 (4.37%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3627 (7.63%) Computer Science
2 3211 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2754 (5.79%) User Experience
4 2496 (5.25%) Open Source
5 2465 (5.18%) Mobile App
6 1541 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
7 907 (1.91%) Mathematics
8 886 (1.86%) Inversion of Control
9 813 (1.71%) Management Information System
10 637 (1.34%) Social Media
11 592 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 547 (1.15%) Visualisation
13 541 (1.14%) Algorithms
14 516 (1.09%) N-Tier
15 500 (1.05%) iPhone
16 442 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 421 (0.89%) Data Structures
18 420 (0.88%) Blog
19 404 (0.85%) Derivative
20 390 (0.82%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4560 (9.59%) Windows
2 4483 (9.43%) Linux
3 2260 (4.75%) Android
4 2074 (4.36%) Apple iOS
5 1940 (4.08%) UNIX
6 330 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 313 (0.66%) Solaris
8 265 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 248 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 233 (0.49%) CentOS
11 203 (0.43%) Windows Phone
12 169 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 140 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 131 (0.28%) Windows 7
15 114 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
16 113 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
17 103 (0.22%) Windows 8
18 83 (0.17%) Debian
19 65 (0.14%) AIX
20 40 (0.084%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15152 (31.86%) Scrum
2 12700 (26.71%) TDD
3 10674 (22.45%) MVC
4 6185 (13.01%) OO
5 5508 (11.58%) Software Engineering
6 5387 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5327 (11.20%) E-Commerce
8 5310 (11.17%) BDD
9 5158 (10.85%) Project Management
10 4828 (10.15%) Waterfall
11 3018 (6.35%) Unit Testing
12 2963 (6.23%) Mentoring
13 2946 (6.20%) PRINCE2
14 2884 (6.06%) Kanban
15 2521 (5.30%) Web Application Development
16 2504 (5.27%) Web Development
17 2474 (5.20%) Stakeholder Management
18 2252 (4.74%) Business Analysis
19 2214 (4.66%) SOA
20 2200 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15005 (31.55%) C#
2 13390 (28.16%) JavaScript
3 11956 (25.14%) Java
4 11510 (24.20%) SQL
5 3162 (6.65%) PHP
6 2711 (5.70%) Ruby
7 2634 (5.54%) Python
8 2348 (4.94%) C++
9 2338 (4.92%) T-SQL
10 1366 (2.87%) VB.NET
11 1147 (2.41%) C
12 993 (2.09%) Perl
13 874 (1.84%) PL/SQL
14 799 (1.68%) Scala
15 729 (1.53%) Bash Shell
16 727 (1.53%) Objective-C
17 686 (1.44%) VB
18 600 (1.26%) PowerShell
19 399 (0.84%) Groovy
20 377 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6970 (14.66%) Degree
2 1890 (3.97%) ISEB
3 876 (1.84%) ISTQB
4 770 (1.62%) Security Cleared
5 712 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 707 (1.49%) PMI Certification
7 467 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 442 (0.93%) SC Cleared
9 390 (0.82%) PMP
10 372 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 248 (0.52%) DV Cleared
12 197 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 165 (0.35%) MCSD
14 162 (0.34%) PhD
15 117 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
16 114 (0.24%) MCP
17 112 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
18 107 (0.23%) MCSE
19 82 (0.17%) CCNA
20 81 (0.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4600 (9.67%) QA
2 289 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 272 (0.57%) SLA
4 185 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 156 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 87 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 58 (0.12%) PMBOK
8 47 (0.099%) COBIT
9 46 (0.097%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 42 (0.088%) WCAG
11 38 (0.080%) HL7
12 35 (0.074%) EMIR
13 28 (0.059%) WAI
14 26 (0.055%) FISMA
15 23 (0.048%) MiFID
15 23 (0.048%) TickIT
15 23 (0.048%) ISO 8583
16 22 (0.046%) Dodd-Frank
17 21 (0.044%) DO-178B
17 21 (0.044%) Solvency II
System Software
1 535 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 293 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 235 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 195 (0.41%) Docker
5 147 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
6 96 (0.20%) Varnish
6 96 (0.20%) KVM
7 91 (0.19%) NFS
8 87 (0.18%) Xen
9 85 (0.18%) vSphere
10 83 (0.17%) SRDF
11 62 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
12 59 (0.12%) Firmware
13 49 (0.10%) VirtualBox
14 46 (0.097%) VMware ESX
15 31 (0.065%) XenServer
16 28 (0.059%) LXC
17 27 (0.057%) Microsoft App-V
18 25 (0.053%) HDFS
19 19 (0.040%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1106 (2.33%) Puppet
2 993 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
3 438 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
4 351 (0.74%) Ansible
5 287 (0.60%) Nagios
6 222 (0.47%) Vagrant
7 106 (0.22%) Salt
8 100 (0.21%) ZABBIX
9 87 (0.18%) Graphite
10 78 (0.16%) logstash
11 68 (0.14%) Capistrano
12 59 (0.12%) HAProxy
13 57 (0.12%) Zenoss
14 56 (0.12%) Tivoli
15 46 (0.097%) SCCM
16 44 (0.093%) Kibana
17 40 (0.084%) Cobbler
18 38 (0.080%) Data Guard
19 25 (0.053%) Unicenter
20 24 (0.050%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6744 (14.18%) Microsoft
2 4413 (9.28%) Oracle
3 1140 (2.40%) Google
4 727 (1.53%) IBM
5 708 (1.49%) VMware
6 664 (1.40%) SAP
7 661 (1.39%) Facebook
8 588 (1.24%) HP
9 570 (1.20%) Zend
10 540 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
11 442 (0.93%) Cisco
12 434 (0.91%) Apple
13 391 (0.82%) Twitter
14 386 (0.81%) hybris
15 379 (0.80%) Adobe
16 378 (0.79%) Red Hat
17 354 (0.74%) Sitecore
18 307 (0.65%) TIBCO
19 290 (0.61%) Sybase
20 250 (0.53%) Business Objects
London
Client Server
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
HW Search & Selection
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Hampshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Barnstaple, Devon
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Salary: bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £44999 - £45k per annum + 25 Day hols
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Aberdeenshire
Expro International Group PLC
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package apply
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Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Explore Group
Salary: Excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Client Server
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks a trading division of Harvey Nash Plc
Salary: Bonus Pension
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Salary: bonus, Benefits, shares
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