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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 24411 24572 19616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 22.96% 20.92% 18.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.27% 25.29% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 20618 20703 17003
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,850 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
89503 97151 86101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.18% 82.70% 80.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72819 78976 70889
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +2 22932 £50,000 +5.26% 3409
London 0 10730 £56,000 +1.81% 1553
South East +5 4336 £47,500 +5.55% 501
City of London 0 1994 £57,500 +4.54% 494
Yorkshire 0 1827 £40,000 - 234
North West +4 1540 £40,000 - 331
East of England +6 1514 £45,000 - 208
West Yorkshire 0 1254 £42,500 +6.25% 152
South West +1 1232 £40,000 - 236
Leeds 0 1022 £45,000 +5.88% 111
West Midlands +1 964 £44,000 +10.00% 165
Surrey 0 954 £50,000 +5.26% 97
Manchester +4 860 £40,000 - 171
Berkshire +10 838 £52,500 +10.52% 92
East Midlands +1 794 £42,500 +6.25% 109
Hampshire +7 769 £45,000 +3.44% 104
Scotland 0 702 £42,500 +6.25% 138
Bristol 0 535 £42,500 - 101
Buckinghamshire +3 457 £42,500 +6.25% 49
Cambridgeshire +1 457 £45,000 +4.65% 82
Hertfordshire +8 431 £50,000 +5.26% 50
Cheshire +4 420 £40,000 +6.66% 95
East Sussex 0 414 £45,000 +12.50% 42
Reading +14 412 £50,000 - 53
Wales 0 381 £37,500 +2.73% 40
Milton Keynes +1 367 £42,500 - 44
Cambridge 0 358 £45,000 +12.50% 67
Glasgow -1 351 £42,500 +6.25% 44
South Wales +1 348 £37,500 +7.14% 36
Oxfordshire +6 332 £42,500 -5.55% 60

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15320 (32.10%) .NET
2 15202 (31.85%) Scrum
3 15026 (31.48%) C#
4 13521 (28.33%) JavaScript
5 12879 (26.99%) TDD
6 12162 (25.48%) Java
7 12003 (25.15%) HTML
8 11720 (24.56%) SQL
9 11349 (23.78%) SQL Server
10 10696 (22.41%) MVC
11 10622 (22.26%) Finance
12 9913 (20.77%) CSS
13 9564 (20.04%) ASP.NET
14 7125 (14.93%) Degree
15 6738 (14.12%) Microsoft
16 6443 (13.50%) jQuery
17 6190 (12.97%) ASP.NET MVC
18 6165 (12.92%) OO
19 5641 (11.82%) Web Services
20 5593 (11.72%) Software Engineering
21 5544 (11.62%) Continuous Integration
22 5400 (11.31%) BDD
23 5257 (11.02%) HTML5
24 5251 (11.00%) SDLC
25 5223 (10.94%) E-Commerce
26 5175 (10.84%) Project Management
27 4908 (10.28%) Git (software)
28 4852 (10.17%) XML
29 4705 (9.86%) Waterfall
30 4638 (9.72%) Linux

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 2356 (4.94%) Node.js
2 1461 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 1460 (3.06%) Apache
4 1332 (2.79%) Tomcat
5 1267 (2.65%) CMS
6 1242 (2.60%) IIS
7 765 (1.60%) WebSphere
8 743 (1.56%) JBoss
9 547 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
10 520 (1.09%) WebLogic
11 445 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
12 427 (0.89%) Confluence
13 370 (0.78%) Drupal
14 336 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
15 334 (0.70%) Apache Solr
16 323 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
17 311 (0.65%) nginx
18 310 (0.65%) WordPress
19 273 (0.57%) Umbraco
20 252 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3405 (7.13%) MS Excel
2 680 (1.42%) MS Office
3 669 (1.40%) MS Project
4 557 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 475 (1.00%) Photoshop
6 316 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
7 203 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 97 (0.20%) InfoPath
9 89 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 77 (0.16%) PowerPivot
11 61 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
12 50 (0.10%) Fireworks
13 47 (0.098%) Mingle
14 37 (0.078%) InDesign
15 33 (0.069%) SPSS
16 32 (0.067%) RoboHelp
17 29 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
18 19 (0.040%) Acrobat
18 19 (0.040%) FrameMaker
19 13 (0.027%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 497 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 209 (0.44%) Magento
3 106 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 105 (0.22%) RMDS
5 101 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 60 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 53 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 48 (0.10%) Sophis RISQUE
9 36 (0.075%) Cognos TM1
9 36 (0.075%) SAP CRM
10 33 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
11 28 (0.059%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 27 (0.057%) Markit EDM
13 26 (0.054%) HFM
14 24 (0.050%) BusinessWorks
15 23 (0.048%) Oracle Cash Management
16 22 (0.046%) Radian6
17 21 (0.044%) Oracle ERP
18 20 (0.042%) WebTrends
19 18 (0.038%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1985 (4.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1450 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1396 (2.93%) SaaS
4 340 (0.71%) GitHub
5 339 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 262 (0.55%) PaaS
7 256 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
8 192 (0.40%) Google Analytics
9 169 (0.35%) IaaS
10 164 (0.34%) Office 365
11 138 (0.29%) Force.com
12 112 (0.23%) Amazon S3
13 98 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
14 68 (0.14%) Heroku
15 55 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
16 38 (0.080%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 36 (0.075%) Amazon EMR
18 33 (0.069%) Google App Engine
19 31 (0.065%) Rackspace Cloud
20 26 (0.054%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1383 (2.90%) Internet
2 989 (2.07%) HTTP
3 453 (0.95%) TCP/IP
4 398 (0.83%) Firewall
5 374 (0.78%) SAN
6 273 (0.57%) WAN
7 264 (0.55%) LAN
8 255 (0.53%) DNS
9 184 (0.39%) Intranet
10 168 (0.35%) NAS
11 157 (0.33%) Wireless
11 157 (0.33%) Fibre Channel
12 149 (0.31%) Broadband
13 123 (0.26%) Multicast
14 106 (0.22%) VPN
15 102 (0.21%) SSL
16 101 (0.21%) FCoE
17 89 (0.19%) Network Security
18 87 (0.18%) DHCP
19 81 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11349 (23.78%) SQL Server
2 3298 (6.91%) MySQL
3 2721 (5.70%) NoSQL
4 1894 (3.97%) MongoDB
5 1823 (3.82%) Relational Database
6 1509 (3.16%) Big Data
7 1492 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 1421 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1321 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
9 1321 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 938 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
11 877 (1.84%) Hadoop
12 843 (1.77%) Oracle Database
13 828 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
14 746 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 704 (1.48%) RDBMS
16 520 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
17 480 (1.01%) Redis
18 369 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
19 319 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4908 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 3008 (6.30%) Selenium
3 2387 (5.00%) Subversion
4 2355 (4.93%) NUnit
5 2322 (4.87%) Visual Studio
6 2227 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2166 (4.54%) JIRA
8 1990 (4.17%) Jenkins
9 1523 (3.19%) Maven
10 1415 (2.96%) Rhino Mocks
11 1341 (2.81%) JUnit
12 1323 (2.77%) Cucumber
13 1221 (2.56%) Moq
14 1082 (2.27%) WebDriver
15 890 (1.86%) MSTest
16 776 (1.63%) TeamCity
17 747 (1.57%) Eclipse
18 583 (1.22%) Ant
19 562 (1.18%) SpecFlow
20 492 (1.03%) Jasmine
General
1 10622 (22.26%) Finance
2 3447 (7.22%) Retail
3 2945 (6.17%) Banking
4 2051 (4.30%) Marketing
5 1725 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 1629 (3.41%) Games
7 1045 (2.19%) Advertising
8 661 (1.39%) Publishing
9 578 (1.21%) Investment Banking
10 572 (1.20%) Front Office
11 554 (1.16%) Back Office
12 438 (0.92%) Financial Institution
13 427 (0.89%) Law
14 396 (0.83%) Manufacturing
15 373 (0.78%) Legal
16 275 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
17 240 (0.50%) Electronics
18 224 (0.47%) Automotive
19 187 (0.39%) Billing
20 169 (0.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23371 (48.97%) Developer
2 6630 (13.89%) .NET Developer
3 5734 (12.01%) Analyst
4 4650 (9.74%) Senior Developer
5 4206 (8.81%) Java Developer
6 3702 (7.76%) Project Manager
7 3662 (7.67%) C# Developer
8 3271 (6.85%) Business Analyst
9 2413 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
10 2380 (4.99%) Architect
11 2281 (4.78%) Software Engineer
12 2182 (4.57%) Software Developer
13 1754 (3.68%) Web Developer
14 1558 (3.26%) Test Analyst
15 1251 (2.62%) Tester
16 1237 (2.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 1213 (2.54%) Front-End Developer
18 1161 (2.43%) ASP.NET Developer
19 1158 (2.43%) Senior Java Developer
20 1148 (2.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15320 (32.10%) .NET
2 12003 (25.15%) HTML
3 9913 (20.77%) CSS
4 9564 (20.04%) ASP.NET
5 6443 (13.50%) jQuery
6 6190 (12.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5641 (11.82%) Web Services
8 5257 (11.02%) HTML5
9 4852 (10.17%) XML
10 4500 (9.43%) WCF
11 3826 (8.02%) Spring
11 3826 (8.02%) AngularJS
12 3810 (7.98%) .NET Framework
13 2982 (6.25%) CSS3
14 2802 (5.87%) RESTful
15 2415 (5.06%) REST
16 2305 (4.83%) Ajax
17 2222 (4.66%) WPF
18 2213 (4.64%) J2EE
19 2151 (4.51%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3707 (7.77%) Computer Science
2 3203 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2689 (5.63%) User Experience
4 2375 (4.98%) Mobile App
5 1505 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
6 967 (2.03%) Mathematics
7 931 (1.95%) Inversion of Control
8 823 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 648 (1.36%) Social Media
10 623 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 580 (1.22%) Algorithms
12 565 (1.18%) Visualisation
13 472 (0.99%) iPhone
14 463 (0.97%) N-Tier
15 451 (0.94%) Data Structures
16 446 (0.93%) Data Centre
17 428 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 422 (0.88%) Blog
19 383 (0.80%) Data Integration
20 377 (0.79%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4638 (9.72%) Linux
2 4609 (9.66%) Windows
3 2217 (4.65%) Android
4 2043 (4.28%) Apple iOS
5 1970 (4.13%) UNIX
6 353 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 333 (0.70%) Solaris
8 289 (0.61%) Ubuntu
9 244 (0.51%) CentOS
10 236 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 185 (0.39%) Windows Phone
12 165 (0.35%) Mac OS X
13 162 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
14 128 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
15 122 (0.26%) Windows 7
16 114 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
17 106 (0.22%) Windows 8
18 96 (0.20%) Debian
19 73 (0.15%) AIX
20 38 (0.080%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15202 (31.85%) Scrum
2 12879 (26.99%) TDD
3 10696 (22.41%) MVC
4 6165 (12.92%) OO
5 5593 (11.72%) Software Engineering
6 5544 (11.62%) Continuous Integration
7 5400 (11.31%) BDD
8 5251 (11.00%) SDLC
9 5223 (10.94%) E-Commerce
10 5175 (10.84%) Project Management
11 4705 (9.86%) Waterfall
12 3103 (6.50%) Unit Testing
13 2916 (6.11%) Kanban
14 2907 (6.09%) PRINCE2
15 2895 (6.07%) Mentoring
16 2598 (5.44%) Web Application Development
17 2552 (5.35%) Stakeholder Management
18 2527 (5.29%) Open Source
19 2483 (5.20%) Web Development
20 2265 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15026 (31.48%) C#
2 13521 (28.33%) JavaScript
3 12162 (25.48%) Java
4 11720 (24.56%) SQL
5 3265 (6.84%) PHP
6 2802 (5.87%) Python
7 2759 (5.78%) Ruby
8 2390 (5.01%) C++
9 2382 (4.99%) T-SQL
10 1296 (2.72%) VB.NET
11 1200 (2.51%) C
12 1082 (2.27%) Perl
13 930 (1.95%) PL/SQL
14 875 (1.83%) Scala
15 785 (1.64%) Bash Shell
16 730 (1.53%) Objective-C
17 667 (1.40%) VB
18 598 (1.25%) PowerShell
19 449 (0.94%) Groovy
20 412 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7125 (14.93%) Degree
2 1780 (3.73%) ISEB
3 879 (1.84%) ISTQB
4 728 (1.53%) Security Cleared
5 698 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 698 (1.46%) PMI Certification
6 428 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 423 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 398 (0.83%) PMP
9 360 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 243 (0.51%) DV Cleared
11 207 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 160 (0.34%) PhD
13 138 (0.29%) MCSD
14 125 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
15 119 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
16 110 (0.23%) MCP
17 102 (0.21%) MCSE
18 86 (0.18%) CCNA
19 74 (0.16%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4555 (9.54%) QA
2 277 (0.58%) SLA
3 253 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 171 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 120 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 92 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 56 (0.12%) PMBOK
8 53 (0.11%) WCAG
8 53 (0.11%) COBIT
9 47 (0.098%) HL7
10 34 (0.071%) EMIR
11 27 (0.057%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 27 (0.057%) MiFID
12 25 (0.052%) WAI
13 23 (0.048%) DO-178B
14 22 (0.046%) CRD IV
14 22 (0.046%) Dodd-Frank
14 22 (0.046%) TickIT
14 22 (0.046%) Basel II
15 20 (0.042%) Basel III
System Software
1 569 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 269 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 248 (0.52%) Docker
4 242 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 175 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
6 109 (0.23%) KVM
7 107 (0.22%) Varnish
8 105 (0.22%) NFS
9 101 (0.21%) SRDF
10 96 (0.20%) Xen
11 76 (0.16%) vSphere
12 62 (0.13%) VirtualBox
13 60 (0.13%) VMware ESX
14 57 (0.12%) Firmware
15 52 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
16 33 (0.069%) LXC
17 29 (0.061%) Microsoft App-V
17 29 (0.061%) HDFS
18 27 (0.057%) XenServer
19 26 (0.054%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1189 (2.49%) Puppet
2 1031 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 421 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
4 410 (0.86%) Ansible
5 295 (0.62%) Nagios
6 219 (0.46%) Vagrant
7 130 (0.27%) Salt
8 102 (0.21%) ZABBIX
9 87 (0.18%) Graphite
10 79 (0.17%) logstash
11 66 (0.14%) Capistrano
12 59 (0.12%) HAProxy
13 53 (0.11%) Tivoli
14 51 (0.11%) SCCM
15 50 (0.10%) Zenoss
16 43 (0.090%) Kibana
17 40 (0.084%) Data Guard
18 35 (0.073%) Cobbler
19 26 (0.054%) Unicenter
20 22 (0.046%) StatsD
Vendors
1 6738 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 4566 (9.57%) Oracle
3 1171 (2.45%) Google
4 771 (1.62%) IBM
5 745 (1.56%) VMware
6 677 (1.42%) Facebook
7 659 (1.38%) SAP
8 552 (1.16%) Zend
9 543 (1.14%) HP
10 533 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
11 464 (0.97%) Cisco
12 446 (0.93%) Apple
13 393 (0.82%) Adobe
14 392 (0.82%) Twitter
15 391 (0.82%) hybris
15 391 (0.82%) Red Hat
16 347 (0.73%) Sitecore
17 308 (0.65%) TIBCO
18 303 (0.63%) Sybase
19 263 (0.55%) Business Objects
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