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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 25947 24379 19205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 23.76% 20.93% 17.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.00% 25.29% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22058 20507 16607
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
92664 96389 87884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.86% 82.75% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75930 77539 71844
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 24215 £50,000 +5.26% 3438
London 0 11195 £57,500 +4.54% 1489
South East +3 4234 £45,000 - 504
City of London 0 2176 £60,000 +9.09% 391
Yorkshire +2 2081 £42,500 +6.25% 285
East of England +4 1634 £45,000 - 197
North West +2 1532 £40,000 - 387
West Yorkshire +1 1518 £45,000 +12.50% 211
South West +1 1397 £40,000 -1.23% 235
Leeds 0 1215 £45,000 +10.42% 186
West Midlands +5 1070 £42,500 +6.25% 138
Surrey -3 906 £50,000 +5.26% 111
Manchester +2 894 £40,000 - 198
East Midlands +3 886 £40,000 - 129
Scotland +2 878 £42,500 +6.25% 142
Berkshire +3 854 £50,000 +1.01% 111
Hampshire +6 815 £45,000 +5.88% 106
Cambridgeshire 0 568 £45,000 +4.65% 87
Bristol -1 568 £42,500 - 67
Hertfordshire +14 542 £48,500 +2.10% 54
Cambridge 0 432 £45,000 +12.50% 67
Wales +1 425 £35,369 -5.68% 46
Reading +7 421 £47,500 -5.00% 44
Cheshire +5 412 £41,250 +10.00% 126
Edinburgh +1 407 £42,500 +6.25% 73
South Wales +1 400 £35,369 -3.10% 38
Buckinghamshire 0 395 £42,500 +4.93% 41
Glasgow 0 390 £46,000 +17.94% 51
Birmingham +6 374 £42,500 +2.40% 43
Nottinghamshire 0 341 £40,000 - 55

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 16158 (31.68%) Scrum
2 15669 (30.72%) C#
3 15652 (30.69%) .NET
4 14189 (27.82%) JavaScript
5 13701 (26.86%) TDD
6 13233 (25.94%) Java
7 12620 (24.74%) HTML
8 12383 (24.28%) SQL
9 11652 (22.84%) Finance
10 11526 (22.60%) SQL Server
11 10979 (21.53%) MVC
12 10478 (20.54%) CSS
13 9802 (19.22%) ASP.NET
14 7717 (15.13%) Degree
15 7037 (13.80%) Microsoft
16 6701 (13.14%) jQuery
17 6372 (12.49%) OO
18 6322 (12.39%) ASP.NET MVC
19 6207 (12.17%) Web Services
20 6198 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
21 6054 (11.87%) Software Engineering
22 5807 (11.39%) BDD
23 5677 (11.13%) SDLC
24 5633 (11.04%) HTML5
25 5500 (10.78%) Project Management
26 5387 (10.56%) Git (software)
27 5357 (10.50%) E-Commerce
28 5056 (9.91%) XML
29 4968 (9.74%) Linux
30 4952 (9.71%) Oracle

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 2661 (5.22%) Node.js
2 1525 (2.99%) Apache
3 1422 (2.79%) SharePoint
4 1376 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 1348 (2.64%) CMS
6 1166 (2.29%) IIS
7 830 (1.63%) WebSphere
8 814 (1.60%) JBoss
9 650 (1.27%) WebLogic
10 636 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
11 511 (1.00%) Confluence
12 404 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
13 401 (0.79%) Apache Solr
14 340 (0.67%) nginx
14 340 (0.67%) Umbraco
15 329 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
16 324 (0.64%) Drupal
17 294 (0.58%) OpenStack
18 288 (0.56%) WordPress
19 285 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3434 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 803 (1.57%) MS Office
3 667 (1.31%) MS Project
4 654 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 480 (0.94%) Photoshop
6 356 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
7 228 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
8 115 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 102 (0.20%) PowerPivot
10 90 (0.18%) InfoPath
11 67 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
12 54 (0.11%) SPSS
13 46 (0.090%) Mingle
14 41 (0.080%) InDesign
15 39 (0.076%) RoboHelp
15 39 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
16 38 (0.075%) Fireworks
17 33 (0.065%) FrameMaker
18 25 (0.049%) Acrobat
19 14 (0.027%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 501 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 193 (0.38%) Magento
3 173 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 119 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
5 99 (0.19%) RMDS
6 80 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
7 74 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 60 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
9 43 (0.084%) Oracle EBS R12
10 41 (0.080%) Markit EDM
11 40 (0.078%) Oracle Cash Management
12 38 (0.075%) Cognos TM1
13 33 (0.065%) Temenos T24
14 30 (0.059%) Oracle Payables
14 30 (0.059%) Oracle ERP
15 27 (0.053%) WebTrends
15 27 (0.053%) Oracle General Ledger
16 26 (0.051%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 26 (0.051%) SAP CRM
17 25 (0.049%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2175 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1559 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1525 (2.99%) SaaS
4 356 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 347 (0.68%) GitHub
6 307 (0.60%) PaaS
7 276 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
8 200 (0.39%) Google Analytics
9 188 (0.37%) IaaS
10 185 (0.36%) Office 365
11 162 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
12 156 (0.31%) Force.com
13 96 (0.19%) Amazon S3
14 81 (0.16%) Heroku
15 66 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
16 55 (0.11%) Google App Engine
17 46 (0.090%) Amazon EMR
18 44 (0.086%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 32 (0.063%) Amazon ELB
20 31 (0.061%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1390 (2.73%) Internet
2 994 (1.95%) HTTP
3 542 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 430 (0.84%) Firewall
5 317 (0.62%) SAN
6 287 (0.56%) WAN
7 271 (0.53%) DNS
7 271 (0.53%) LAN
8 180 (0.35%) Intranet
9 179 (0.35%) Wireless
10 160 (0.31%) NAS
11 157 (0.31%) Broadband
12 140 (0.27%) Network Security
13 137 (0.27%) Fibre Channel
14 135 (0.26%) VPN
15 134 (0.26%) Multicast
16 107 (0.21%) LDAP
17 102 (0.20%) FCoE
18 98 (0.19%) SSL
19 89 (0.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11526 (22.60%) SQL Server
2 3348 (6.56%) MySQL
3 2893 (5.67%) NoSQL
4 2059 (4.04%) MongoDB
5 1988 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 1749 (3.43%) Big Data
7 1552 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1455 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 1412 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
10 1369 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1034 (2.03%) Hadoop
12 956 (1.87%) Oracle Database
13 906 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
14 861 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
15 800 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 776 (1.52%) RDBMS
17 658 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
18 475 (0.93%) Redis
19 376 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
20 361 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5387 (10.56%) Git (software)
2 3322 (6.51%) Selenium
3 2601 (5.10%) Subversion
4 2449 (4.80%) JIRA
5 2362 (4.63%) Visual Studio
6 2313 (4.53%) NUnit
7 2298 (4.51%) Jenkins
8 2295 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 1839 (3.61%) Maven
10 1532 (3.00%) JUnit
11 1480 (2.90%) Cucumber
12 1369 (2.68%) Rhino Mocks
13 1201 (2.35%) Moq
14 1170 (2.29%) WebDriver
15 872 (1.71%) MSTest
16 831 (1.63%) Eclipse
17 795 (1.56%) TeamCity
18 700 (1.37%) Ant
19 607 (1.19%) SpecFlow
20 537 (1.05%) Jasmine
General
1 11652 (22.84%) Finance
2 3562 (6.98%) Retail
3 3247 (6.37%) Banking
4 2316 (4.54%) Marketing
5 1965 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 1816 (3.56%) Games
7 948 (1.86%) Advertising
8 732 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 671 (1.32%) Back Office
10 659 (1.29%) Front Office
11 658 (1.29%) Publishing
12 566 (1.11%) Law
13 511 (1.00%) Manufacturing
14 476 (0.93%) Financial Institution
15 446 (0.87%) Legal
16 317 (0.62%) Electronics
17 314 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
18 229 (0.45%) Automotive
19 158 (0.31%) Billing
20 144 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 24891 (48.80%) Developer
2 6859 (13.45%) .NET Developer
3 6021 (11.80%) Analyst
4 5073 (9.95%) Senior Developer
5 4618 (9.05%) Java Developer
6 3914 (7.67%) Project Manager
7 3707 (7.27%) C# Developer
8 3404 (6.67%) Business Analyst
9 2470 (4.84%) Software Engineer
10 2434 (4.77%) Architect
11 2419 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
12 2232 (4.38%) Software Developer
13 1863 (3.65%) Web Developer
14 1635 (3.21%) Test Analyst
15 1357 (2.66%) Front-End Developer
16 1339 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
17 1313 (2.57%) Tester
18 1257 (2.46%) Junior
19 1247 (2.44%) Lead Developer
20 1229 (2.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15652 (30.69%) .NET
2 12620 (24.74%) HTML
3 10478 (20.54%) CSS
4 9802 (19.22%) ASP.NET
5 6701 (13.14%) jQuery
6 6322 (12.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6207 (12.17%) Web Services
8 5633 (11.04%) HTML5
9 5056 (9.91%) XML
10 4672 (9.16%) WCF
11 4323 (8.48%) AngularJS
12 4307 (8.44%) Spring
13 3814 (7.48%) .NET Framework
14 3221 (6.32%) CSS3
15 3144 (6.16%) RESTful
16 2831 (5.55%) REST
17 2406 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web API
18 2373 (4.65%) J2EE
19 2367 (4.64%) Hibernate
20 2295 (4.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4055 (7.95%) Computer Science
2 3506 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 2984 (5.85%) User Experience
4 2431 (4.77%) Mobile App
5 1453 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1067 (2.09%) Mathematics
7 950 (1.86%) Inversion of Control
8 901 (1.77%) Management Information System
9 694 (1.36%) Client/Server
10 689 (1.35%) Algorithms
11 678 (1.33%) Visualisation
12 671 (1.32%) Social Media
13 519 (1.02%) Data Structures
14 496 (0.97%) iPhone
15 491 (0.96%) N-Tier
16 486 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 482 (0.95%) Data Centre
18 429 (0.84%) Derivative
19 419 (0.82%) Blog
20 414 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4968 (9.74%) Linux
2 4742 (9.30%) Windows
3 2363 (4.63%) Android
4 2247 (4.41%) Apple iOS
5 2172 (4.26%) UNIX
6 378 (0.74%) Solaris
7 374 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 306 (0.60%) CentOS
9 298 (0.58%) Ubuntu
10 275 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 224 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 209 (0.41%) Windows Phone
13 171 (0.34%) Mac OS X
14 154 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
15 148 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
16 147 (0.29%) Windows 8
17 126 (0.25%) Windows 7
18 107 (0.21%) Debian
19 104 (0.20%) AIX
20 58 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16158 (31.68%) Scrum
2 13701 (26.86%) TDD
3 10979 (21.53%) MVC
4 6372 (12.49%) OO
5 6198 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
6 6054 (11.87%) Software Engineering
7 5807 (11.39%) BDD
8 5677 (11.13%) SDLC
9 5500 (10.78%) Project Management
10 5357 (10.50%) E-Commerce
11 4728 (9.27%) Waterfall
12 3347 (6.56%) Unit Testing
13 3232 (6.34%) Mentoring
14 3152 (6.18%) Kanban
15 3121 (6.12%) PRINCE2
16 2840 (5.57%) Stakeholder Management
17 2709 (5.31%) Open Source
18 2661 (5.22%) Web Application Development
19 2612 (5.12%) Web Development
20 2592 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15669 (30.72%) C#
2 14189 (27.82%) JavaScript
3 13233 (25.94%) Java
4 12383 (24.28%) SQL
5 3346 (6.56%) PHP
6 3220 (6.31%) Python
7 2896 (5.68%) Ruby
8 2538 (4.98%) C++
9 2505 (4.91%) T-SQL
10 1274 (2.50%) C
11 1257 (2.46%) VB.NET
12 1141 (2.24%) Perl
13 1078 (2.11%) Scala
14 1047 (2.05%) PL/SQL
15 872 (1.71%) Bash Shell
16 853 (1.67%) Objective-C
17 646 (1.27%) VB
18 635 (1.24%) PowerShell
19 563 (1.10%) Groovy
20 464 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7717 (15.13%) Degree
2 1637 (3.21%) ISEB
3 961 (1.88%) ISTQB
4 911 (1.79%) Security Cleared
5 728 (1.43%) PMI Certification
6 715 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 539 (1.06%) SC Cleared
8 428 (0.84%) PMP
9 368 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 351 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 267 (0.52%) DV Cleared
12 232 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 186 (0.36%) PhD
14 153 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
15 138 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
16 130 (0.25%) MCSD
17 112 (0.22%) CISSP
18 110 (0.22%) CCNA
19 109 (0.21%) MCP
20 98 (0.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4764 (9.34%) QA
2 302 (0.59%) SLA
3 194 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 182 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 122 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 112 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 69 (0.14%) COBIT
8 62 (0.12%) WCAG
9 53 (0.10%) HL7
10 42 (0.082%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 42 (0.082%) PMBOK
11 39 (0.076%) MiFID
12 38 (0.075%) EMIR
13 33 (0.065%) Dodd-Frank
14 24 (0.047%) CRD IV
15 22 (0.043%) P3O
15 22 (0.043%) Basel II
16 20 (0.039%) TickIT
16 20 (0.039%) Basel III
16 20 (0.039%) Solvency II
System Software
1 712 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 344 (0.67%) Docker
3 288 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 204 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 194 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
6 168 (0.33%) KVM
7 140 (0.27%) Xen
8 133 (0.26%) Varnish
9 114 (0.22%) NFS
10 102 (0.20%) SRDF
11 91 (0.18%) vSphere
12 84 (0.16%) VirtualBox
13 55 (0.11%) Firmware
14 52 (0.10%) HDFS
15 50 (0.098%) VMware ESX
16 49 (0.096%) LXC
16 49 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
17 40 (0.078%) vCloud
18 33 (0.065%) iptables
19 27 (0.053%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1329 (2.61%) Puppet
2 1102 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 513 (1.01%) Ansible
4 419 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
5 324 (0.64%) Nagios
6 245 (0.48%) Vagrant
7 160 (0.31%) Salt
8 130 (0.25%) ZABBIX
9 102 (0.20%) Graphite
10 69 (0.14%) HAProxy
10 69 (0.14%) logstash
11 67 (0.13%) Capistrano
12 62 (0.12%) SCCM
13 53 (0.10%) Zenoss
14 50 (0.098%) Data Guard
15 46 (0.090%) Kibana
16 44 (0.086%) Tivoli
17 33 (0.065%) Mesos
18 32 (0.063%) Cobbler
19 30 (0.059%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7037 (13.80%) Microsoft
2 4952 (9.71%) Oracle
3 1325 (2.60%) Google
4 911 (1.79%) VMware
5 800 (1.57%) IBM
6 786 (1.54%) SAP
7 708 (1.39%) Facebook
8 571 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 550 (1.08%) Zend
10 542 (1.06%) HP
11 495 (0.97%) Apple
12 478 (0.94%) Cisco
13 469 (0.92%) Adobe
14 461 (0.90%) Red Hat
15 456 (0.89%) hybris
16 386 (0.76%) Sitecore
17 342 (0.67%) Twitter
18 336 (0.66%) Sybase
19 298 (0.58%) TIBCO
20 284 (0.56%) Tableau
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Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 Dependant on Experience
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Salary: £30 - £50 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
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Surrey
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Preferred Choice
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £300 - £400 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Impressive Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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GLM Recruitment
Salary: Salary upto £35,000 dependant on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Preferred Choice
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £70000 - £100000 Per Annum Benefits
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Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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