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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 23126 21835 20271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.93% 20.26% 17.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.43% 24.74% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19778 18368 17835
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 0 21695 £49,000 +3.15% 1891
London 0 9998 £55,000 - 791
South East +4 4089 £45,000 - 340
City of London 0 2213 £57,500 +4.54% 283
Yorkshire +4 1844 £40,000 - 171
North West -1 1527 £40,000 +6.66% 185
East of England +1 1389 £47,000 +10.58% 115
West Yorkshire +2 1213 £42,500 +6.25% 106
South West -1 1196 £40,000 +2.56% 156
Surrey +3 1052 £50,000 +5.26% 59
Leeds +2 1000 £44,250 +4.11% 76
Berkshire +3 901 £47,500 -0.52% 69
West Midlands +1 901 £40,000 - 63
Manchester -1 887 £40,000 +3.89% 104
Hampshire +9 746 £40,000 -2.07% 89
Scotland +1 728 £41,500 +3.75% 85
East Midlands +1 656 £40,000 - 52
Cambridgeshire 0 513 £45,000 +11.11% 46
Cheshire +3 487 £40,000 +9.58% 56
Bristol +1 466 £42,500 +6.25% 58
Edinburgh +1 372 £42,500 +6.25% 45
Cambridge +1 364 £43,000 +7.50% 33
Reading +5 353 £47,500 +5.55% 30
Hertfordshire +3 352 £52,500 +10.52% 22
North Yorkshire +4 322 £37,500 -6.25% 42
Birmingham +3 319 £40,000 - 16
Oxfordshire +3 307 £45,000 +3.44% 40
East Sussex -4 305 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Glasgow +1 296 £42,250 +3.04% 22
Wales -1 275 £37,500 +4.89% 26

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15161 (32.55%) Scrum
2 14999 (32.20%) .NET
3 14886 (31.96%) C#
4 12778 (27.43%) JavaScript
5 12418 (26.66%) TDD
6 11847 (25.43%) HTML
7 11593 (24.89%) Java
8 11190 (24.02%) SQL
9 10949 (23.51%) SQL Server
10 10396 (22.32%) MVC
11 10101 (21.69%) CSS
12 9527 (20.45%) ASP.NET
13 9175 (19.70%) Finance
14 6892 (14.80%) Degree
15 6742 (14.47%) jQuery
16 6709 (14.40%) Microsoft
17 6669 (14.32%) OO
18 5916 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
19 5709 (12.26%) E-Commerce
20 5468 (11.74%) Web Services
21 5392 (11.58%) BDD
22 5322 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
23 5304 (11.39%) Software Engineering
24 5083 (10.91%) XML
25 5073 (10.89%) HTML5
26 5036 (10.81%) Project Management
27 4743 (10.18%) QA
28 4643 (9.97%) WCF
29 4615 (9.91%) Git (software)
30 4537 (9.74%) Waterfall

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1904 (4.09%) Node.js
2 1777 (3.82%) SharePoint
3 1369 (2.94%) Apache
4 1330 (2.86%) CMS
5 1303 (2.80%) Tomcat
6 1097 (2.36%) IIS
7 670 (1.44%) JBoss
8 663 (1.42%) WebSphere
9 537 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
10 503 (1.08%) Drupal
11 493 (1.06%) WebLogic
12 482 (1.03%) Confluence
13 396 (0.85%) WordPress
14 395 (0.85%) nginx
15 372 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
16 337 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
17 327 (0.70%) Apache Solr
18 308 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
19 269 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
20 239 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3112 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 744 (1.60%) MS Office
3 621 (1.33%) MS Project
4 489 (1.05%) Photoshop
5 488 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 233 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 227 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
8 133 (0.29%) PowerPivot
9 96 (0.21%) InfoPath
10 80 (0.17%) Fireworks
11 78 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 64 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
13 51 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
14 31 (0.067%) Mingle
15 22 (0.047%) SPSS
16 15 (0.032%) Niku Workbench
17 11 (0.024%) Acrobat
18 9 (0.019%) Open Workbench
19 8 (0.017%) Adobe After Effects
20 7 (0.015%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 539 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 212 (0.46%) Magento
3 150 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 85 (0.18%) Sophis RISQUE
5 73 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 62 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 59 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
8 58 (0.12%) SAP CRM
9 49 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 45 (0.097%) Shopify
11 44 (0.094%) Endur
12 41 (0.088%) Oracle BPM
13 39 (0.084%) Oracle Retail
14 36 (0.077%) Cognos TM1
15 32 (0.069%) RMDS
15 32 (0.069%) SAP ERP
16 31 (0.067%) Summit
17 26 (0.056%) SAP BPC
18 25 (0.054%) Oracle Applications
18 25 (0.054%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1123 (2.41%) SaaS
2 1017 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 791 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
4 400 (0.86%) GitHub
5 280 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 205 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
6 205 (0.44%) PaaS
7 147 (0.32%) IaaS
8 132 (0.28%) Amazon S3
9 105 (0.23%) Force.com
10 95 (0.20%) Office 365
11 66 (0.14%) Basecamp
12 48 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
13 47 (0.10%) Google Apps
14 35 (0.075%) Rackspace Cloud
15 34 (0.073%) Amazon SQS
15 34 (0.073%) IBM Blueworks
16 30 (0.064%) Heroku
17 25 (0.054%) OpenShift
17 25 (0.054%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1699 (3.65%) Internet
2 922 (1.98%) HTTP
3 462 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 352 (0.76%) Firewall
5 268 (0.58%) Intranet
5 268 (0.58%) SAN
6 218 (0.47%) DNS
7 205 (0.44%) WAN
8 187 (0.40%) LAN
9 172 (0.37%) Broadband
10 137 (0.29%) SSL
11 105 (0.23%) LDAP
12 91 (0.20%) Wireless
13 85 (0.18%) NAS
14 79 (0.17%) Network Security
15 70 (0.15%) DHCP
16 65 (0.14%) VoIP
17 63 (0.14%) FTP
18 61 (0.13%) SNMP
19 58 (0.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10949 (23.51%) SQL Server
2 3301 (7.09%) MySQL
3 2121 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1922 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1895 (4.07%) Relational Database
6 1455 (3.12%) MongoDB
7 1401 (3.01%) Big Data
8 1369 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1368 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1243 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
11 1163 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 804 (1.73%) RDBMS
13 794 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
14 782 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 681 (1.46%) Hadoop
16 632 (1.36%) Oracle Database
17 586 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
18 357 (0.77%) Redis
19 344 (0.74%) DB2
20 281 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4615 (9.91%) Git (software)
2 2971 (6.38%) Selenium
3 2632 (5.65%) Subversion
4 2555 (5.49%) Visual Studio
5 2386 (5.12%) JIRA
6 2355 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 2304 (4.95%) NUnit
8 1894 (4.07%) Jenkins
9 1522 (3.27%) JUnit
10 1464 (3.14%) Rhino Mocks
11 1438 (3.09%) Cucumber
12 1349 (2.90%) Maven
13 1160 (2.49%) WebDriver
14 1139 (2.45%) Moq
15 1045 (2.24%) TeamCity
16 869 (1.87%) Eclipse
17 738 (1.58%) MSTest
18 658 (1.41%) SpecFlow
19 588 (1.26%) Ant
20 575 (1.23%) Hudson
General
1 9175 (19.70%) Finance
2 3042 (6.53%) Retail
3 2832 (6.08%) Banking
4 2078 (4.46%) Marketing
5 1847 (3.97%) Games
6 1629 (3.50%) Telecoms
7 1029 (2.21%) Advertising
8 769 (1.65%) Investment Banking
9 693 (1.49%) Publishing
10 650 (1.40%) Front Office
11 532 (1.14%) Back Office
12 506 (1.09%) Legal
13 402 (0.86%) Manufacturing
14 374 (0.80%) Law
15 292 (0.63%) Financial Institution
16 245 (0.53%) Automotive
17 235 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
18 222 (0.48%) Aerospace
19 215 (0.46%) Billing
20 156 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23080 (49.55%) Developer
2 6194 (13.30%) .NET Developer
3 5755 (12.36%) Analyst
4 4741 (10.18%) Senior Developer
5 4081 (8.76%) Java Developer
6 3935 (8.45%) C# Developer
7 3514 (7.54%) Project Manager
8 3302 (7.09%) Business Analyst
9 2482 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 2119 (4.55%) Software Developer
11 2080 (4.47%) Architect
12 1992 (4.28%) Software Engineer
13 1890 (4.06%) Web Developer
14 1475 (3.17%) Test Analyst
15 1379 (2.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 1277 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
17 1188 (2.55%) Tester
18 1156 (2.48%) Consultant
19 1080 (2.32%) PHP Developer
20 1069 (2.30%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14999 (32.20%) .NET
2 11847 (25.43%) HTML
3 10101 (21.69%) CSS
4 9527 (20.45%) ASP.NET
5 6742 (14.47%) jQuery
6 5916 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5468 (11.74%) Web Services
8 5083 (10.91%) XML
9 5073 (10.89%) HTML5
10 4643 (9.97%) WCF
11 3999 (8.59%) .NET Framework
12 3474 (7.46%) Spring
13 2869 (6.16%) CSS3
14 2747 (5.90%) AngularJS
15 2735 (5.87%) Ajax
16 2438 (5.23%) WPF
17 2417 (5.19%) RESTful
18 2316 (4.97%) J2EE
19 2202 (4.73%) REST
20 2032 (4.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3634 (7.80%) Computer Science
2 3184 (6.84%) User Experience
3 2982 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
4 2524 (5.42%) Mobile App
5 2385 (5.12%) Open Source
6 1372 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
7 921 (1.98%) Mathematics
8 775 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
9 716 (1.54%) Management Information System
10 670 (1.44%) Client/Server
11 663 (1.42%) N-Tier
12 654 (1.40%) Social Media
13 618 (1.33%) iPhone
14 603 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 595 (1.28%) Algorithms
16 503 (1.08%) Visualisation
17 470 (1.01%) Digital Media
18 461 (0.99%) Derivative
19 447 (0.96%) iPad
20 386 (0.83%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4510 (9.68%) Windows
2 4410 (9.47%) Linux
3 2183 (4.69%) Android
4 2120 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1995 (4.28%) UNIX
6 294 (0.63%) Ubuntu
7 264 (0.57%) Windows Phone
8 258 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 245 (0.53%) CentOS
10 243 (0.52%) Solaris
11 229 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 184 (0.40%) Windows 8
13 144 (0.31%) Mac OS X
14 141 (0.30%) Debian
15 133 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
16 129 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
17 128 (0.27%) Windows 7
18 95 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
19 68 (0.15%) AIX
20 48 (0.10%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15161 (32.55%) Scrum
2 12418 (26.66%) TDD
3 10396 (22.32%) MVC
4 6669 (14.32%) OO
5 5709 (12.26%) E-Commerce
6 5392 (11.58%) BDD
7 5322 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
8 5304 (11.39%) Software Engineering
9 5036 (10.81%) Project Management
10 4537 (9.74%) Waterfall
11 3067 (6.58%) Mentoring
12 2753 (5.91%) PRINCE2
13 2751 (5.91%) Unit Testing
14 2680 (5.75%) Web Development
15 2671 (5.73%) Kanban
16 2438 (5.23%) OOP
17 2335 (5.01%) Business Analysis
18 2308 (4.96%) SOA
19 2273 (4.88%) Web Application Development
20 2135 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14886 (31.96%) C#
2 12778 (27.43%) JavaScript
3 11593 (24.89%) Java
4 11190 (24.02%) SQL
5 3169 (6.80%) PHP
6 2779 (5.97%) Ruby
7 2515 (5.40%) Python
8 2493 (5.35%) C++
9 2232 (4.79%) T-SQL
10 1425 (3.06%) VB.NET
11 1156 (2.48%) C
12 921 (1.98%) Perl
13 747 (1.60%) Objective-C
14 699 (1.50%) VB
15 673 (1.44%) PL/SQL
16 627 (1.35%) PowerShell
17 622 (1.34%) Bash Shell
18 581 (1.25%) Scala
19 474 (1.02%) PHP5
20 337 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6892 (14.80%) Degree
2 1971 (4.23%) ISEB
3 929 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 855 (1.84%) ISTQB
5 684 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 599 (1.29%) SC Cleared
7 565 (1.21%) PMI Certification
8 533 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 341 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 312 (0.67%) PMP
11 253 (0.54%) MCSD
12 207 (0.44%) PhD
13 192 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 159 (0.34%) MCP
15 143 (0.31%) MCTS
16 121 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
17 116 (0.25%) DV Cleared
18 111 (0.24%) MCAD
19 101 (0.22%) MCSE
20 81 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4743 (10.18%) QA
2 344 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 283 (0.61%) SLA
4 172 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 138 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 85 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 55 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 53 (0.11%) COBIT
9 37 (0.079%) HL7
10 35 (0.075%) WAI
11 33 (0.071%) ISO 14001
12 32 (0.069%) ISO 8583
13 25 (0.054%) TickIT
14 21 (0.045%) DO-178B
15 17 (0.036%) EMIR
16 16 (0.034%) Dodd-Frank
17 15 (0.032%) Solvency II
17 15 (0.032%) MiFID
18 14 (0.030%) WCAG
19 13 (0.028%) FATCA
System Software
1 459 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 253 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 153 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 84 (0.18%) Varnish
5 82 (0.18%) KVM
6 79 (0.17%) Xen
7 58 (0.12%) vSphere
8 55 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
8 55 (0.12%) Firmware
9 45 (0.097%) VMware ESXi
10 42 (0.090%) VirtualBox
11 40 (0.086%) Docker
12 39 (0.084%) XenServer
13 33 (0.071%) NFS
14 26 (0.056%) VMware ESX
14 26 (0.056%) HDFS
15 23 (0.049%) SRDF
16 19 (0.041%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 14 (0.030%) vCloud
17 14 (0.030%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 928 (1.99%) Puppet
2 847 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 536 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
4 332 (0.71%) Nagios
5 213 (0.46%) Vagrant
6 191 (0.41%) Ansible
7 129 (0.28%) ZABBIX
8 104 (0.22%) Graphite
9 71 (0.15%) logstash
9 71 (0.15%) Salt
10 53 (0.11%) Capistrano
11 51 (0.11%) HAProxy
12 41 (0.088%) Opsview
12 41 (0.088%) yum
13 39 (0.084%) SCCM
14 37 (0.079%) Cacti
15 36 (0.077%) collectd
16 34 (0.073%) SCVMM
16 34 (0.073%) Zenoss
17 32 (0.069%) MOM
Vendors
1 6709 (14.40%) Microsoft
2 4042 (8.68%) Oracle
3 1087 (2.33%) Google
4 694 (1.49%) SAP
5 687 (1.47%) IBM
6 634 (1.36%) Zend
7 620 (1.33%) Facebook
8 616 (1.32%) HP
9 602 (1.29%) VMware
10 592 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
11 525 (1.13%) Adobe
12 399 (0.86%) Twitter
13 381 (0.82%) hybris
14 339 (0.73%) Sitecore
15 329 (0.71%) Apple
16 312 (0.67%) Red Hat
17 302 (0.65%) Cisco
18 266 (0.57%) Sybase
19 261 (0.56%) Informatica
20 257 (0.55%) TIBCO
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-70k
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-43k
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 48-55k
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Connections
Salary: to £26,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Other Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago