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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 11995 9539 9521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.39% 8.74% 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.89% 11.01% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9870 8144 8458
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
93065 86613 92507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.64% 79.38% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 74277 70760 78574
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +6 11291 £47,500 - 1457
London +3 5356 £55,000 +4.76% 690
South East +9 2066 £45,000 - 209
City of London -1 1230 £55,000 +4.76% 227
Yorkshire +7 802 £40,000 +6.66% 93
North West +12 758 £40,000 +11.11% 131
East of England +5 737 £45,000 +4.65% 96
South West +7 711 £41,000 +12.32% 104
West Yorkshire +8 617 £40,000 +6.66% 54
Surrey +14 564 £49,000 +4.25% 54
Leeds +9 509 £40,000 +6.66% 42
East Midlands +8 420 £40,000 - 53
Scotland -3 420 £40,000 - 63
Manchester +10 412 £40,000 +6.66% 77
West Midlands +8 409 £40,000 - 48
Hampshire +8 403 £42,500 -1.16% 46
Berkshire +6 375 £47,500 +3.26% 35
Cambridgeshire +13 330 £45,000 +5.88% 35
Bristol +5 284 £42,500 +19.71% 34
Cambridge +11 236 £40,000 -5.88% 28
East Sussex +8 212 £40,000 - 12
Cheshire +9 211 £35,000 - 31
Glasgow +2 210 £37,500 -9.63% 25
Brighton +8 208 £40,000 - 8
Oxfordshire +13 190 £45,000 +12.50% 23
Edinburgh +2 175 £40,000 -5.88% 26
Buckinghamshire +6 167 £40,000 -5.88% 19
Nottinghamshire +7 158 £40,000 +5.26% 23
Nottingham +15 152 £40,000 +6.66% 19
Reading +1 152 £50,000 +11.11% 15

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7391 (30.37%) .NET
2 7258 (29.82%) C#
3 7126 (29.28%) Java
4 6985 (28.70%) Scrum
5 6789 (27.89%) JavaScript
6 6720 (27.61%) HTML
7 6563 (26.96%) SQL
8 5546 (22.79%) TDD
9 5443 (22.36%) CSS
10 5258 (21.60%) SQL Server
11 4763 (19.57%) Finance
12 4459 (18.32%) MVC
13 4322 (17.76%) Degree
14 4305 (17.69%) ASP.NET
15 4083 (16.77%) OO
16 3719 (15.28%) jQuery
17 3571 (14.67%) Microsoft
18 3245 (13.33%) Web Services
19 3218 (13.22%) Software Engineering
20 3200 (13.15%) E-Commerce
21 3061 (12.58%) XML
22 2868 (11.78%) QA
23 2689 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
24 2643 (10.86%) HTML5
25 2503 (10.28%) Linux
26 2492 (10.24%) Project Management
27 2410 (9.90%) Computer Science
28 2368 (9.73%) BDD
29 2274 (9.34%) Spring
30 2144 (8.81%) Git (software)

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1025 (4.21%) Apache
2 968 (3.98%) Tomcat
3 821 (3.37%) SharePoint
4 707 (2.90%) CMS
5 668 (2.74%) IIS
6 623 (2.56%) Node.js
7 358 (1.47%) WebSphere
8 336 (1.38%) WebLogic
9 304 (1.25%) Confluence
10 300 (1.23%) Drupal
11 230 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
12 199 (0.82%) Apache Solr
13 189 (0.78%) nginx
14 188 (0.77%) WordPress
15 167 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
16 133 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
17 107 (0.44%) OpenStack
18 104 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
18 104 (0.43%) Umbraco
19 100 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1929 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 420 (1.73%) MS Office
3 316 (1.30%) MS Project
4 314 (1.29%) Photoshop
5 292 (1.20%) MS Visio
6 145 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
7 134 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
8 72 (0.30%) PowerPivot
9 30 (0.12%) InfoPath
10 24 (0.099%) Fireworks
11 19 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
12 18 (0.074%) Mingle
13 16 (0.066%) InDesign
14 15 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
15 14 (0.058%) OmniGraffle
16 7 (0.029%) FastStats
16 7 (0.029%) SPSS
17 5 (0.021%) FreeHand
17 5 (0.021%) AutoCAD
18 4 (0.016%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 259 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 158 (0.65%) Magento
3 68 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 65 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 44 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 43 (0.18%) Sophis RISQUE
7 36 (0.15%) WebTrends
8 34 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 29 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 23 (0.094%) Shopify
11 19 (0.078%) Visualfiles
12 18 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
12 18 (0.074%) Oracle CRM
13 17 (0.070%) JDE OneWorld
13 17 (0.070%) Markit EDM
14 15 (0.062%) SAP CRM
15 14 (0.058%) Oracle 11i
15 14 (0.058%) Cognos TM1
15 14 (0.058%) Oracle EBS R12
15 14 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 668 (2.74%) SaaS
2 363 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 315 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 199 (0.82%) GitHub
5 136 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 108 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
7 63 (0.26%) PaaS
8 47 (0.19%) Force.com
9 42 (0.17%) IaaS
10 40 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 35 (0.14%) Basecamp
12 33 (0.14%) Google App Engine
13 27 (0.11%) Google Apps
14 24 (0.099%) Rackspace Cloud
15 19 (0.078%) Amazon EMR
15 19 (0.078%) Amazon SQS
16 18 (0.074%) Office 365
17 16 (0.066%) Heroku
18 13 (0.053%) Joyent
19 9 (0.037%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 829 (3.41%) Internet
2 686 (2.82%) HTTP
3 239 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 181 (0.74%) Intranet
5 129 (0.53%) Firewall
6 121 (0.50%) SAN
7 112 (0.46%) DNS
8 72 (0.30%) LAN
8 72 (0.30%) WAN
9 66 (0.27%) LDAP
9 66 (0.27%) SNMP
10 56 (0.23%) Network Security
11 55 (0.23%) Wireless
12 49 (0.20%) GSM
13 48 (0.20%) AMQP
14 46 (0.19%) SSL
15 42 (0.17%) SMS
16 40 (0.16%) BIG-IP
17 37 (0.15%) VPN
18 36 (0.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5258 (21.60%) SQL Server
2 1870 (7.68%) MySQL
3 1293 (5.31%) Relational Database
4 1217 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 905 (3.72%) NoSQL
6 727 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
7 712 (2.93%) Big Data
8 705 (2.90%) MongoDB
9 691 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 677 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 599 (2.46%) RDBMS
12 563 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
13 522 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
14 458 (1.88%) Hadoop
15 416 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 386 (1.59%) Oracle Database
17 367 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
18 181 (0.74%) DB2
19 170 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
20 168 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2144 (8.81%) Git (software)
2 1950 (8.01%) Selenium
3 1515 (6.22%) Subversion
4 1346 (5.53%) JIRA
5 1272 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1271 (5.22%) Visual Studio
7 1085 (4.46%) Jenkins
8 992 (4.08%) JUnit
9 939 (3.86%) Maven
10 930 (3.82%) Cucumber
11 703 (2.89%) WebDriver
12 688 (2.83%) NUnit
13 585 (2.40%) Eclipse
14 462 (1.90%) TeamCity
15 354 (1.45%) Hudson
16 321 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
17 310 (1.27%) Jasmine
18 308 (1.27%) Ant
19 288 (1.18%) SpecFlow
20 244 (1.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 4763 (19.57%) Finance
2 1407 (5.78%) Retail
3 1249 (5.13%) Marketing
4 1121 (4.61%) Banking
5 828 (3.40%) Games
6 692 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 459 (1.89%) Investment Banking
8 458 (1.88%) Advertising
9 444 (1.82%) Publishing
10 397 (1.63%) Front Office
10 397 (1.63%) Back Office
11 275 (1.13%) Legal
12 236 (0.97%) Law
13 203 (0.83%) Financial Institution
14 168 (0.69%) Automotive
15 159 (0.65%) Manufacturing
16 134 (0.55%) Electronics
17 96 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 95 (0.39%) Billing
19 50 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12665 (52.03%) Developer
2 3055 (12.55%) Analyst
3 2760 (11.34%) Senior Developer
4 2657 (10.92%) Java Developer
5 2572 (10.57%) .NET Developer
6 2136 (8.78%) C# Developer
7 1945 (7.99%) Project Manager
8 1598 (6.57%) Business Analyst
9 1293 (5.31%) Software Developer
10 1279 (5.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 1150 (4.72%) Software Engineer
12 1015 (4.17%) Web Developer
13 888 (3.65%) Test Analyst
13 888 (3.65%) Tester
14 837 (3.44%) Architect
15 699 (2.87%) Agile Project Manager
16 697 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
17 671 (2.76%) PHP Developer
18 643 (2.64%) Senior Java Developer
19 602 (2.47%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7391 (30.37%) .NET
2 6720 (27.61%) HTML
3 5443 (22.36%) CSS
4 4305 (17.69%) ASP.NET
5 3719 (15.28%) jQuery
6 3245 (13.33%) Web Services
7 3061 (12.58%) XML
8 2643 (10.86%) HTML5
9 2274 (9.34%) Spring
10 2068 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1965 (8.07%) .NET Framework
12 1794 (7.37%) WCF
13 1519 (6.24%) CSS3
14 1511 (6.21%) Ajax
15 1396 (5.74%) J2EE
16 1337 (5.49%) Hibernate
17 1192 (4.90%) WPF
18 1074 (4.41%) AngularJS
19 1063 (4.37%) REST
20 1039 (4.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2410 (9.90%) Computer Science
2 1379 (5.67%) Mobile App
3 1313 (5.39%) Open Source
4 733 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
5 706 (2.90%) Mathematics
6 443 (1.82%) N-Tier
7 400 (1.64%) Social Media
8 364 (1.50%) Derivative
9 359 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 309 (1.27%) Management Information System
11 305 (1.25%) Client/Server
11 305 (1.25%) iPhone
12 269 (1.11%) Visualisation
13 224 (0.92%) Digital Media
14 221 (0.91%) Equities
15 216 (0.89%) iPad
16 193 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
17 183 (0.75%) Physics
18 166 (0.68%) Hedge funds
18 166 (0.68%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2503 (10.28%) Linux
2 2100 (8.63%) Windows
3 1156 (4.75%) UNIX
4 1148 (4.72%) Android
5 1109 (4.56%) Apple iOS
6 171 (0.70%) Ubuntu
7 162 (0.67%) CentOS
8 132 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 131 (0.54%) Solaris
10 124 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 116 (0.48%) Windows Phone
12 101 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 95 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 90 (0.37%) Debian
15 83 (0.34%) Mac OS X
16 66 (0.27%) Windows XP
17 54 (0.22%) Windows 8
18 48 (0.20%) Windows Vista
19 40 (0.16%) AIX
20 36 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6985 (28.70%) Scrum
2 5546 (22.79%) TDD
3 4459 (18.32%) MVC
4 4083 (16.77%) OO
5 3218 (13.22%) Software Engineering
6 3200 (13.15%) E-Commerce
7 2689 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
8 2492 (10.24%) Project Management
9 2368 (9.73%) BDD
10 1946 (8.00%) Unit Testing
11 1657 (6.81%) Web Development
12 1482 (6.09%) OOP
13 1271 (5.22%) Business Analysis
14 1203 (4.94%) SOA
15 1145 (4.70%) Automated Testing
16 1140 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
17 1121 (4.61%) PRINCE2
18 1104 (4.54%) UML
18 1104 (4.54%) Test Automation
19 1067 (4.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7258 (29.82%) C#
2 7126 (29.28%) Java
3 6789 (27.89%) JavaScript
4 6563 (26.96%) SQL
5 1931 (7.93%) PHP
6 1658 (6.81%) C++
7 1391 (5.71%) Python
8 1323 (5.44%) Ruby
9 1250 (5.14%) T-SQL
10 798 (3.28%) VB.NET
11 660 (2.71%) C
12 611 (2.51%) Perl
13 420 (1.73%) Scala
14 361 (1.48%) Objective-C
15 290 (1.19%) PHP5
16 288 (1.18%) Bash Shell
17 286 (1.18%) VB
18 270 (1.11%) Groovy
19 265 (1.09%) PL/SQL
20 242 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4322 (17.76%) Degree
2 915 (3.76%) ISEB
3 492 (2.02%) ISTQB
4 475 (1.95%) Security Cleared
5 324 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 228 (0.94%) SC Cleared
7 193 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 184 (0.76%) PMI Certification
9 174 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 141 (0.58%) PhD
11 131 (0.54%) PMP
12 117 (0.48%) MCSD
13 102 (0.42%) MCP
14 93 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 81 (0.33%) MCAD
16 69 (0.28%) MCTS
17 57 (0.23%) Sun Certification
18 42 (0.17%) MCITP
18 42 (0.17%) DV Cleared
19 39 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2868 (11.78%) QA
2 187 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 53 (0.22%) SLA
4 49 (0.20%) TickIT
5 38 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 37 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 31 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 25 (0.10%) COBIT
9 23 (0.094%) ISO 9000
10 16 (0.066%) ISO 8583
11 15 (0.062%) HL7
12 14 (0.058%) Dublin Core
13 13 (0.053%) JTAG
14 9 (0.037%) EMIR
14 9 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
15 8 (0.033%) COREP
15 8 (0.033%) DO-178B
15 8 (0.033%) Basel III
15 8 (0.033%) MiFID
16 7 (0.029%) WCAG
System Software
1 218 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 161 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 98 (0.40%) KVM
4 96 (0.39%) Varnish
5 62 (0.25%) Xen
6 59 (0.24%) Hyper-V
7 42 (0.17%) vSphere
8 31 (0.13%) XenServer
9 24 (0.099%) XenApp
10 18 (0.074%) Oracle RAC
11 17 (0.070%) VMware ESX
11 17 (0.070%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (0.070%) HDFS
12 15 (0.062%) XenDesktop
13 10 (0.041%) Postfix
14 9 (0.037%) NFS
15 8 (0.033%) IAG
16 7 (0.029%) Samba
16 7 (0.029%) Terminal Services
16 7 (0.029%) Docker
Systems Management
1 451 (1.85%) Puppet
2 383 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 268 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
4 147 (0.60%) Nagios
5 90 (0.37%) Vagrant
6 69 (0.28%) Ansible
7 63 (0.26%) Salt
8 51 (0.21%) ZABBIX
9 39 (0.16%) Capistrano
10 38 (0.16%) Cacti
11 31 (0.13%) CFEngine
12 29 (0.12%) HAProxy
13 23 (0.094%) collectd
14 20 (0.082%) Opsview
15 19 (0.078%) SCCM
16 16 (0.066%) logstash
17 15 (0.062%) Ganglia
18 14 (0.058%) StatsD
19 13 (0.053%) Pingdom
20 12 (0.049%) Icinga
Vendors
1 3571 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 2142 (8.80%) Oracle
3 576 (2.37%) JBoss
4 455 (1.87%) Google
5 423 (1.74%) Zend
6 389 (1.60%) Adobe
7 340 (1.40%) SAP
8 296 (1.22%) VMware
9 277 (1.14%) hybris
10 263 (1.08%) IBM
11 245 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
12 227 (0.93%) HP
13 195 (0.80%) Twitter
14 184 (0.76%) Red Hat
15 165 (0.68%) Business Objects
16 159 (0.65%) Sybase
16 159 (0.65%) Sitecore
17 154 (0.63%) Facebook
18 141 (0.58%) Cisco
19 122 (0.50%) Tableau
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bens & training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus, health etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus, health etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus, health etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago