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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 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 24021 22860 19875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 22.32% 20.42% 18.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.87% 24.84% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20212 19087 17064
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,820 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
89386 92046 87078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 82.22% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 72431 73738 71774
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 22414 £49,000 +3.15% 3217
London 0 10105 £55,000 - 1426
South East +6 4276 £45,000 - 543
Yorkshire 0 2050 £40,000 - 208
City of London 0 1967 £57,500 +4.54% 434
North West +4 1536 £40,000 - 348
West Yorkshire +1 1373 £42,500 +6.25% 144
East of England +2 1324 £45,000 +5.88% 160
South West +1 1315 £40,000 - 231
Leeds 0 1125 £44,000 +10.00% 119
Surrey +1 1024 £50,000 +4.16% 109
West Midlands +4 1004 £42,500 +6.25% 140
Berkshire +5 909 £50,000 +5.26% 109
Manchester +4 902 £40,000 - 170
Scotland 0 816 £42,500 +6.25% 125
East Midlands +3 715 £40,000 - 117
Hampshire +7 654 £42,500 -5.55% 94
Bristol 0 517 £42,500 +6.25% 93
Cambridgeshire 0 476 £45,000 +5.88% 69
East Sussex +1 418 £45,000 +5.88% 30
Reading +9 409 £50,000 - 41
Cheshire +3 400 £40,000 +6.66% 130
Oxfordshire +10 380 £42,500 -10.99% 72
Hertfordshire +9 377 £50,000 +5.26% 36
Glasgow 0 377 £44,750 +8.48% 53
Edinburgh +1 354 £42,500 +13.33% 57
Buckinghamshire +3 350 £42,500 +6.25% 56
Wales 0 347 £40,000 +4.57% 45
Brighton -1 346 £45,000 +5.88% 19
Cambridge -1 335 £45,000 +11.11% 54

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15015 (32.03%) .NET
2 14939 (31.87%) Scrum
3 14837 (31.65%) C#
4 13164 (28.08%) JavaScript
5 12517 (26.70%) TDD
6 11863 (25.31%) HTML
7 11674 (24.90%) Java
8 11265 (24.03%) SQL
9 10963 (23.39%) SQL Server
10 10513 (22.43%) MVC
11 9993 (21.32%) Finance
12 9971 (21.27%) CSS
13 9418 (20.09%) ASP.NET
14 6837 (14.59%) Degree
15 6634 (14.15%) Microsoft
16 6472 (13.81%) jQuery
17 6212 (13.25%) OO
18 6022 (12.85%) ASP.NET MVC
19 5429 (11.58%) Web Services
20 5373 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
21 5371 (11.46%) Software Engineering
22 5366 (11.45%) E-Commerce
23 5249 (11.20%) BDD
24 5160 (11.01%) HTML5
25 5109 (10.90%) Project Management
26 4897 (10.45%) XML
27 4831 (10.31%) Waterfall
28 4620 (9.86%) QA
29 4603 (9.82%) Git (software)
30 4554 (9.72%) WCF

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2084 (4.45%) Node.js
2 1651 (3.52%) SharePoint
3 1356 (2.89%) Apache
4 1285 (2.74%) CMS
5 1234 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 1068 (2.28%) IIS
7 700 (1.49%) JBoss
8 668 (1.43%) WebSphere
9 517 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
10 512 (1.09%) WebLogic
11 428 (0.91%) Confluence
12 414 (0.88%) Drupal
13 406 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
14 372 (0.79%) WordPress
15 364 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
16 339 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
17 300 (0.64%) nginx
18 259 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
19 258 (0.55%) Apache Solr
20 254 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3323 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 682 (1.45%) MS Project
3 677 (1.44%) MS Office
4 541 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 514 (1.10%) Photoshop
6 279 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
7 222 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
8 91 (0.19%) InfoPath
9 87 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 79 (0.17%) Fireworks
11 78 (0.17%) PowerPivot
12 68 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
13 50 (0.11%) Mingle
14 45 (0.096%) SPSS
15 38 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
16 26 (0.055%) InDesign
17 16 (0.034%) Niku Workbench
17 16 (0.034%) RoboHelp
18 15 (0.032%) Acrobat
18 15 (0.032%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 563 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 221 (0.47%) Magento
3 166 (0.35%) Google Analytics
4 80 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 74 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 72 (0.15%) RMDS
7 66 (0.14%) Sophis RISQUE
8 65 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
9 56 (0.12%) SAP CRM
10 44 (0.094%) Oracle EBS
11 42 (0.090%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 41 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
13 37 (0.079%) Cognos TM1
14 28 (0.060%) SAP ERP
14 28 (0.060%) Radian6
15 25 (0.053%) HFM
16 23 (0.049%) Summit
16 23 (0.049%) Markit EDM
17 22 (0.047%) SAP BPC
18 21 (0.045%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1322 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1233 (2.63%) SaaS
3 785 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
4 342 (0.73%) GitHub
5 315 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 232 (0.49%) PaaS
7 231 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
8 149 (0.32%) IaaS
9 146 (0.31%) Force.com
10 140 (0.30%) Office 365
11 132 (0.28%) Amazon S3
12 47 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
13 46 (0.098%) Heroku
14 43 (0.092%) AWS CloudFormation
15 40 (0.085%) Basecamp
16 37 (0.079%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 34 (0.073%) Rackspace Cloud
18 31 (0.066%) Google Apps
18 31 (0.066%) OpenShift
19 29 (0.062%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1456 (3.11%) Internet
2 920 (1.96%) HTTP
3 402 (0.86%) TCP/IP
4 363 (0.77%) Firewall
5 349 (0.74%) SAN
6 230 (0.49%) LAN
7 229 (0.49%) WAN
8 213 (0.45%) DNS
9 180 (0.38%) Intranet
10 135 (0.29%) NAS
11 124 (0.26%) Broadband
12 119 (0.25%) Wireless
12 119 (0.25%) Fibre Channel
13 106 (0.23%) SSL
14 97 (0.21%) VPN
15 87 (0.19%) Network Security
16 79 (0.17%) MPLS
17 77 (0.16%) Multicast
18 73 (0.16%) VoIP
19 70 (0.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10963 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 3146 (6.71%) MySQL
3 2456 (5.24%) NoSQL
4 1808 (3.86%) Relational Database
5 1734 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1658 (3.54%) MongoDB
7 1422 (3.03%) Big Data
8 1338 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1300 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
10 1270 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 907 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
12 819 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
13 747 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 742 (1.58%) Hadoop
15 734 (1.57%) RDBMS
16 716 (1.53%) Oracle Database
17 453 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
18 424 (0.90%) Redis
19 393 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
20 285 (0.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4603 (9.82%) Git (software)
2 2834 (6.05%) Selenium
3 2491 (5.31%) Subversion
4 2405 (5.13%) Visual Studio
5 2331 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 2324 (4.96%) NUnit
7 2219 (4.73%) JIRA
8 1806 (3.85%) Jenkins
9 1374 (2.93%) Rhino Mocks
10 1365 (2.91%) JUnit
11 1313 (2.80%) Maven
12 1282 (2.73%) Cucumber
13 1172 (2.50%) Moq
14 1116 (2.38%) WebDriver
15 840 (1.79%) TeamCity
16 830 (1.77%) MSTest
17 823 (1.76%) Eclipse
18 571 (1.22%) SpecFlow
19 553 (1.18%) Ant
20 518 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9993 (21.32%) Finance
2 3262 (6.96%) Retail
3 2939 (6.27%) Banking
4 2061 (4.40%) Marketing
5 1756 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 1624 (3.46%) Games
7 1093 (2.33%) Advertising
8 618 (1.32%) Investment Banking
9 612 (1.31%) Publishing
10 549 (1.17%) Front Office
11 499 (1.06%) Back Office
12 427 (0.91%) Manufacturing
13 393 (0.84%) Financial Institution
14 348 (0.74%) Law
15 339 (0.72%) Legal
16 257 (0.55%) Aerospace
17 245 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
18 224 (0.48%) Automotive
19 200 (0.43%) Billing
20 183 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22849 (48.74%) Developer
2 6386 (13.62%) .NET Developer
3 5601 (11.95%) Analyst
4 4639 (9.90%) Senior Developer
5 4073 (8.69%) Java Developer
6 3818 (8.15%) Project Manager
7 3731 (7.96%) C# Developer
8 3197 (6.82%) Business Analyst
9 2427 (5.18%) C# .NET Developer
10 2349 (5.01%) Architect
11 2207 (4.71%) Software Developer
12 2058 (4.39%) Software Engineer
13 1760 (3.75%) Web Developer
14 1507 (3.21%) Test Analyst
15 1296 (2.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 1280 (2.73%) Tester
17 1220 (2.60%) ASP.NET Developer
18 1094 (2.33%) Junior
19 1052 (2.24%) Lead Developer
20 1050 (2.24%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15015 (32.03%) .NET
2 11863 (25.31%) HTML
3 9971 (21.27%) CSS
4 9418 (20.09%) ASP.NET
5 6472 (13.81%) jQuery
6 6022 (12.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5429 (11.58%) Web Services
8 5160 (11.01%) HTML5
9 4897 (10.45%) XML
10 4554 (9.72%) WCF
11 3860 (8.23%) .NET Framework
12 3615 (7.71%) Spring
13 3280 (7.00%) AngularJS
14 2898 (6.18%) CSS3
15 2677 (5.71%) RESTful
16 2564 (5.47%) Ajax
17 2308 (4.92%) WPF
18 2248 (4.80%) REST
19 2177 (4.64%) J2EE
20 2105 (4.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3590 (7.66%) Computer Science
2 3139 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2834 (6.05%) User Experience
4 2473 (5.28%) Mobile App
5 2413 (5.15%) Open Source
6 1527 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
7 877 (1.87%) Mathematics
8 837 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
9 775 (1.65%) Management Information System
10 585 (1.25%) Social Media
11 574 (1.22%) Client/Server
12 555 (1.18%) N-Tier
13 544 (1.16%) iPhone
14 526 (1.12%) Visualisation
15 494 (1.05%) Algorithms
16 483 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 417 (0.89%) Derivative
18 415 (0.89%) Digital Media
19 406 (0.87%) iPad
20 396 (0.84%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4445 (9.48%) Windows
2 4275 (9.12%) Linux
3 2294 (4.89%) Android
4 2116 (4.51%) Apple iOS
5 1844 (3.93%) UNIX
6 308 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 288 (0.61%) Solaris
8 230 (0.49%) Windows Phone
9 220 (0.47%) Ubuntu
10 219 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 215 (0.46%) CentOS
12 183 (0.39%) Mac OS X
13 132 (0.28%) Windows 7
14 125 (0.27%) Windows 8
15 115 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
16 104 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
17 97 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
18 70 (0.15%) Debian
19 51 (0.11%) AIX
20 43 (0.092%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14939 (31.87%) Scrum
2 12517 (26.70%) TDD
3 10513 (22.43%) MVC
4 6212 (13.25%) OO
5 5373 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
6 5371 (11.46%) Software Engineering
7 5366 (11.45%) E-Commerce
8 5249 (11.20%) BDD
9 5109 (10.90%) Project Management
10 4831 (10.31%) Waterfall
11 2972 (6.34%) PRINCE2
12 2897 (6.18%) Unit Testing
13 2896 (6.18%) Mentoring
14 2840 (6.06%) Kanban
15 2496 (5.32%) Web Development
16 2466 (5.26%) Web Application Development
17 2302 (4.91%) Stakeholder Management
18 2224 (4.74%) SOA
19 2206 (4.71%) Business Analysis
20 2173 (4.64%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14837 (31.65%) C#
2 13164 (28.08%) JavaScript
3 11674 (24.90%) Java
4 11265 (24.03%) SQL
5 3098 (6.61%) PHP
6 2611 (5.57%) Ruby
7 2492 (5.32%) Python
8 2360 (5.03%) C++
9 2257 (4.81%) T-SQL
10 1340 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 1118 (2.39%) C
12 931 (1.99%) Perl
13 777 (1.66%) PL/SQL
14 727 (1.55%) Objective-C
15 724 (1.54%) Scala
16 670 (1.43%) VB
17 623 (1.33%) Bash Shell
18 591 (1.26%) PowerShell
19 375 (0.80%) Shell Script
20 359 (0.77%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6837 (14.59%) Degree
2 1958 (4.18%) ISEB
3 875 (1.87%) ISTQB
4 789 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 698 (1.49%) PMI Certification
6 691 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 529 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 475 (1.01%) SC Cleared
9 382 (0.81%) PMP
10 371 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 203 (0.43%) DV Cleared
12 196 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 178 (0.38%) MCSD
14 155 (0.33%) PhD
15 125 (0.27%) MCP
16 109 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
17 104 (0.22%) MCSE
18 92 (0.20%) MCTS
19 87 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
20 75 (0.16%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4620 (9.86%) QA
2 305 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 268 (0.57%) SLA
4 163 (0.35%) PCI DSS
5 160 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 90 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 50 (0.11%) PMBOK
8 44 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 43 (0.092%) COBIT
10 40 (0.085%) WCAG
11 39 (0.083%) WAI
12 35 (0.075%) ISO 8583
12 35 (0.075%) HL7
13 30 (0.064%) EMIR
14 29 (0.062%) ISO 14001
15 25 (0.053%) TickIT
16 24 (0.051%) Solvency II
17 23 (0.049%) DO-178B
17 23 (0.049%) FISMA
18 22 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 487 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 270 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 215 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 143 (0.31%) Docker
5 108 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
6 88 (0.19%) KVM
7 84 (0.18%) Varnish
8 79 (0.17%) Xen
9 72 (0.15%) vSphere
10 71 (0.15%) NFS
11 68 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
12 67 (0.14%) Firmware
13 64 (0.14%) SRDF
14 38 (0.081%) VirtualBox
15 33 (0.070%) XenServer
16 29 (0.062%) VMware ESX
17 25 (0.053%) LXC
18 24 (0.051%) Microsoft App-V
19 15 (0.032%) Apache ZooKeeper
20 14 (0.030%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 961 (2.05%) Puppet
2 868 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 483 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 275 (0.59%) Ansible
5 256 (0.55%) Nagios
6 209 (0.45%) Vagrant
7 88 (0.19%) Graphite
8 84 (0.18%) ZABBIX
9 75 (0.16%) logstash
10 66 (0.14%) Salt
11 60 (0.13%) Capistrano
12 57 (0.12%) HAProxy
13 49 (0.10%) Tivoli
14 42 (0.090%) Cobbler
15 40 (0.085%) Zenoss
15 40 (0.085%) SCCM
16 35 (0.075%) Kibana
17 31 (0.066%) collectd
18 30 (0.064%) Data Guard
19 29 (0.062%) yum
Vendors
1 6634 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 4265 (9.10%) Oracle
3 1078 (2.30%) Google
4 695 (1.48%) IBM
5 656 (1.40%) SAP
6 652 (1.39%) VMware
7 640 (1.37%) Facebook
8 598 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
9 597 (1.27%) HP
10 580 (1.24%) Zend
11 415 (0.89%) Adobe
12 412 (0.88%) Apple
13 403 (0.86%) Cisco
14 389 (0.83%) hybris
15 380 (0.81%) Twitter
16 330 (0.70%) TIBCO
17 327 (0.70%) Sitecore
18 314 (0.67%) Red Hat
19 256 (0.55%) Sybase
20 245 (0.52%) Business Objects
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Egham, Surrey
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Asurance and medical
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Shares
Posted: 9 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Pension, 25 days holiday, Life and
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum +bonus +beneifts
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
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