The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 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 12143 9684 9465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.36% 8.90% 8.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.89% 11.31% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10163 8290 8397
Average salary £47,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.07% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +5 11400 £47,500 - 1409
London 0 5488 £52,500 - 685
South East +5 2061 £45,000 - 241
City of London -1 1262 £54,000 +2.85% 206
Yorkshire +7 799 £40,000 +6.66% 73
East of England +3 766 £45,000 +5.88% 84
North West +11 734 £40,000 +6.66% 125
South West +12 698 £41,500 +18.57% 91
West Yorkshire +8 648 £40,000 +5.96% 44
Surrey +10 553 £47,500 +1.06% 71
Leeds +9 531 £40,000 - 33
Scotland -1 443 £40,000 -5.88% 64
West Midlands +11 437 £40,000 -1.23% 46
East Midlands +6 408 £40,000 +6.66% 47
Manchester +9 397 £42,500 +13.33% 70
Berkshire +5 372 £47,500 -5.00% 44
Hampshire +12 359 £41,250 -6.25% 48
Cambridgeshire +10 336 £45,000 +5.88% 34
Bristol +11 306 £42,500 +20.56% 30
Cambridge +10 236 £40,000 -5.88% 22
Glasgow 0 219 £37,750 -16.11% 30
East Sussex +8 218 £40,000 +1.26% 14
Oxfordshire +10 212 £45,000 +12.50% 23
Cheshire +11 200 £38,000 +8.57% 32
Brighton +5 200 £40,000 +1.26% 9
Edinburgh +2 191 £40,000 -11.11% 25
Buckinghamshire +2 175 £38,500 -1.28% 19
Reading -2 155 £50,000 - 16
Wales +1 152 £36,500 +4.28% 21
Nottinghamshire +13 135 £40,000 +6.66% 22

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7494 (30.80%) .NET
2 7320 (30.09%) C#
3 7186 (29.54%) Java
4 6912 (28.41%) Scrum
5 6770 (27.83%) JavaScript
6 6760 (27.79%) HTML
7 6672 (27.42%) SQL
8 5556 (22.84%) TDD
9 5467 (22.47%) CSS
10 5292 (21.75%) SQL Server
11 4830 (19.85%) Finance
12 4375 (17.98%) MVC
13 4327 (17.79%) Degree
14 4310 (17.72%) ASP.NET
15 4092 (16.82%) OO
16 3803 (15.63%) jQuery
17 3604 (14.81%) Microsoft
18 3326 (13.67%) Web Services
19 3247 (13.35%) Software Engineering
20 3134 (12.88%) E-Commerce
21 3083 (12.67%) XML
22 2841 (11.68%) QA
23 2717 (11.17%) HTML5
24 2685 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
25 2525 (10.38%) Project Management
26 2522 (10.37%) Linux
27 2419 (9.94%) Computer Science
28 2353 (9.67%) Spring
29 2273 (9.34%) BDD
30 2149 (8.83%) Oracle

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1016 (4.18%) Apache
2 971 (3.99%) Tomcat
3 810 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 745 (3.06%) CMS
5 661 (2.72%) IIS
6 591 (2.43%) Node.js
7 358 (1.47%) WebSphere
8 341 (1.40%) WebLogic
9 308 (1.27%) Drupal
10 284 (1.17%) Confluence
11 215 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
12 185 (0.76%) WordPress
13 182 (0.75%) Apache Solr
14 168 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
15 159 (0.65%) nginx
16 127 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
17 116 (0.48%) Alfresco
18 109 (0.45%) Umbraco
19 100 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
20 95 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1952 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 400 (1.64%) MS Office
3 325 (1.34%) Photoshop
4 324 (1.33%) MS Project
5 304 (1.25%) MS Visio
6 137 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 130 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
8 57 (0.23%) PowerPivot
9 32 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 25 (0.10%) Fireworks
11 21 (0.086%) Mingle
12 19 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
13 16 (0.066%) InDesign
13 16 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
14 11 (0.045%) OmniGraffle
15 10 (0.041%) FastStats
16 8 (0.033%) GIMP
17 6 (0.025%) SPSS
18 5 (0.021%) FreeHand
18 5 (0.021%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 252 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 169 (0.69%) Magento
3 71 (0.29%) Google Analytics
4 62 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 44 (0.18%) Sophis RISQUE
6 43 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 36 (0.15%) WebTrends
8 34 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 32 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
10 27 (0.11%) Shopify
11 25 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
12 23 (0.095%) Oracle EBS
13 21 (0.086%) Visualfiles
14 19 (0.078%) JDE OneWorld
15 18 (0.074%) Fredhopper
15 18 (0.074%) Oracle BPM
16 17 (0.070%) Markit EDM
17 14 (0.058%) Oracle EBS R12
17 14 (0.058%) Oracle 11i
17 14 (0.058%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 638 (2.62%) SaaS
2 352 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 292 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 175 (0.72%) GitHub
5 126 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 107 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
7 59 (0.24%) PaaS
8 47 (0.19%) Force.com
9 45 (0.18%) IaaS
10 41 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 32 (0.13%) Google App Engine
12 31 (0.13%) Basecamp
13 28 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
14 26 (0.11%) Google Apps
15 20 (0.082%) Amazon EMR
16 17 (0.070%) Office 365
16 17 (0.070%) Heroku
17 16 (0.066%) Amazon SQS
18 13 (0.053%) Joyent
19 5 (0.021%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 806 (3.31%) Internet
2 661 (2.72%) HTTP
3 208 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 178 (0.73%) Intranet
5 110 (0.45%) DNS
6 105 (0.43%) SAN
6 105 (0.43%) Firewall
7 67 (0.28%) SNMP
7 67 (0.28%) LDAP
7 67 (0.28%) LAN
8 63 (0.26%) WAN
9 55 (0.23%) Wireless
10 53 (0.22%) Network Security
11 50 (0.21%) GSM
12 47 (0.19%) AMQP
13 46 (0.19%) SSL
14 44 (0.18%) BIG-IP
15 38 (0.16%) SMS
16 37 (0.15%) Extranet
16 37 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5292 (21.75%) SQL Server
2 1838 (7.55%) MySQL
3 1280 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1260 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 884 (3.63%) NoSQL
6 740 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
7 733 (3.01%) Big Data
8 697 (2.86%) MongoDB
9 668 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 664 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 596 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 575 (2.36%) RDBMS
13 544 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
14 494 (2.03%) Hadoop
15 398 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 396 (1.63%) Oracle Database
17 368 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
18 197 (0.81%) DB2
19 180 (0.74%) Redis
20 172 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2042 (8.39%) Git (software)
2 1925 (7.91%) Selenium
3 1535 (6.31%) Subversion
4 1281 (5.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1277 (5.25%) JIRA
6 1253 (5.15%) Visual Studio
7 1048 (4.31%) Jenkins
8 994 (4.09%) Maven
9 970 (3.99%) JUnit
10 847 (3.48%) Cucumber
11 677 (2.78%) NUnit
12 642 (2.64%) WebDriver
13 629 (2.59%) Eclipse
14 413 (1.70%) TeamCity
15 367 (1.51%) Hudson
16 336 (1.38%) Ant
17 324 (1.33%) QuickTest Pro
18 302 (1.24%) Jasmine
19 278 (1.14%) SpecFlow
20 222 (0.91%) Moq
General
1 4830 (19.85%) Finance
2 1361 (5.59%) Retail
3 1250 (5.14%) Marketing
4 1170 (4.81%) Banking
5 810 (3.33%) Games
6 697 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 457 (1.88%) Advertising
7 457 (1.88%) Investment Banking
8 455 (1.87%) Publishing
9 380 (1.56%) Back Office
10 377 (1.55%) Front Office
11 249 (1.02%) Legal
12 247 (1.02%) Law
13 210 (0.86%) Financial Institution
14 172 (0.71%) Automotive
15 161 (0.66%) Manufacturing
16 127 (0.52%) Electronics
17 103 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
18 81 (0.33%) Billing
19 47 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12695 (52.18%) Developer
2 3086 (12.68%) Analyst
3 2726 (11.20%) Senior Developer
4 2718 (11.17%) Java Developer
5 2611 (10.73%) .NET Developer
6 2177 (8.95%) C# Developer
7 1993 (8.19%) Project Manager
8 1642 (6.75%) Business Analyst
9 1325 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 1291 (5.31%) Software Developer
11 1225 (5.04%) Software Engineer
12 1028 (4.23%) Web Developer
13 890 (3.66%) Tester
14 884 (3.63%) Test Analyst
15 828 (3.40%) Architect
16 744 (3.06%) ASP.NET Developer
17 730 (3.00%) Agile Project Manager
18 654 (2.69%) PHP Developer
19 638 (2.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 632 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7494 (30.80%) .NET
2 6760 (27.79%) HTML
3 5467 (22.47%) CSS
4 4310 (17.72%) ASP.NET
5 3803 (15.63%) jQuery
6 3326 (13.67%) Web Services
7 3083 (12.67%) XML
8 2717 (11.17%) HTML5
9 2353 (9.67%) Spring
10 2051 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1972 (8.11%) .NET Framework
12 1819 (7.48%) WCF
13 1587 (6.52%) Ajax
14 1560 (6.41%) CSS3
15 1445 (5.94%) J2EE
16 1382 (5.68%) Hibernate
17 1260 (5.18%) WPF
18 1061 (4.36%) SOAP
18 1061 (4.36%) RESTful
19 1058 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2419 (9.94%) Computer Science
2 1372 (5.64%) Mobile App
3 1318 (5.42%) Open Source
4 766 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
5 707 (2.91%) Mathematics
6 469 (1.93%) N-Tier
7 382 (1.57%) Social Media
8 358 (1.47%) Derivative
9 337 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 309 (1.27%) Client/Server
11 303 (1.25%) Management Information System
12 300 (1.23%) iPhone
13 276 (1.13%) Visualisation
14 227 (0.93%) Digital Media
15 220 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
16 218 (0.90%) Equities
17 214 (0.88%) iPad
18 182 (0.75%) Hedge funds
19 178 (0.73%) Physics
20 165 (0.68%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2522 (10.37%) Linux
2 2115 (8.69%) Windows
3 1180 (4.85%) UNIX
4 1155 (4.75%) Android
5 1134 (4.66%) Apple iOS
6 157 (0.65%) Ubuntu
7 149 (0.61%) CentOS
8 132 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 127 (0.52%) Solaris
10 121 (0.50%) Windows Phone
11 118 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 116 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 97 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 97 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
14 86 (0.35%) Debian
15 72 (0.30%) Windows XP
16 51 (0.21%) Windows 8
17 50 (0.21%) Windows Vista
18 44 (0.18%) AIX
19 39 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6912 (28.41%) Scrum
2 5556 (22.84%) TDD
3 4375 (17.98%) MVC
4 4092 (16.82%) OO
5 3247 (13.35%) Software Engineering
6 3134 (12.88%) E-Commerce
7 2685 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
8 2525 (10.38%) Project Management
9 2273 (9.34%) BDD
10 1985 (8.16%) Unit Testing
11 1691 (6.95%) Web Development
12 1499 (6.16%) OOP
13 1300 (5.34%) Business Analysis
14 1257 (5.17%) SOA
15 1172 (4.82%) UML
15 1172 (4.82%) Automated Testing
16 1118 (4.60%) Test Automation
17 1112 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
18 1111 (4.57%) PRINCE2
19 1065 (4.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7320 (30.09%) C#
2 7186 (29.54%) Java
3 6770 (27.83%) JavaScript
4 6672 (27.42%) SQL
5 1924 (7.91%) PHP
6 1650 (6.78%) C++
7 1373 (5.64%) Python
8 1324 (5.44%) T-SQL
9 1236 (5.08%) Ruby
10 760 (3.12%) VB.NET
11 640 (2.63%) C
12 589 (2.42%) Perl
13 432 (1.78%) Scala
14 360 (1.48%) Objective-C
15 310 (1.27%) Groovy
16 296 (1.22%) VB
17 290 (1.19%) PHP5
18 281 (1.16%) PL/SQL
19 264 (1.09%) Bash Shell
20 236 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4327 (17.79%) Degree
2 902 (3.71%) ISEB
3 485 (1.99%) ISTQB
4 437 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 331 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 196 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 187 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 187 (0.77%) PMI Certification
8 172 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 133 (0.55%) PMP
10 128 (0.53%) PhD
11 106 (0.44%) MCSD
12 105 (0.43%) MCP
13 98 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 82 (0.34%) MCAD
15 65 (0.27%) MCTS
16 64 (0.26%) Sun Certification
17 40 (0.16%) HND
18 37 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
19 35 (0.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2841 (11.68%) QA
2 205 (0.84%) ISO 9001
3 55 (0.23%) SLA
4 54 (0.22%) TickIT
5 45 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 39 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 32 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 27 (0.11%) COBIT
9 23 (0.095%) ISO 9000
10 16 (0.066%) ISO 8583
11 15 (0.062%) JTAG
12 14 (0.058%) Dublin Core
13 12 (0.049%) EMIR
13 12 (0.049%) Dodd-Frank
13 12 (0.049%) HL7
14 11 (0.045%) Basel III
15 10 (0.041%) COREP
16 9 (0.037%) FINREP
16 9 (0.037%) MiFID
17 8 (0.033%) DO-178B
System Software
1 191 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 168 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 100 (0.41%) Varnish
4 94 (0.39%) KVM
5 59 (0.24%) Xen
6 54 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 39 (0.16%) vSphere
8 21 (0.086%) XenServer
8 21 (0.086%) VMware ESX
9 20 (0.082%) XenApp
9 20 (0.082%) HDFS
10 17 (0.070%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (0.066%) Oracle RAC
12 15 (0.062%) XenDesktop
13 11 (0.045%) VirtualBox
14 9 (0.037%) IAG
14 9 (0.037%) NFS
14 9 (0.037%) Postfix
15 7 (0.029%) qmail
15 7 (0.029%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 449 (1.85%) Puppet
2 372 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 270 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 140 (0.58%) Nagios
5 102 (0.42%) Vagrant
6 64 (0.26%) Salt
7 63 (0.26%) Ansible
8 47 (0.19%) ZABBIX
9 42 (0.17%) Capistrano
10 39 (0.16%) HAProxy
11 32 (0.13%) Cacti
12 28 (0.12%) collectd
13 26 (0.11%) CFEngine
14 22 (0.090%) StatsD
14 22 (0.090%) logstash
15 21 (0.086%) Opsview
16 19 (0.078%) SCCM
17 13 (0.053%) Pingdom
18 11 (0.045%) Ganglia
19 10 (0.041%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 3604 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 2149 (8.83%) Oracle
3 652 (2.68%) JBoss
4 461 (1.89%) Google
5 416 (1.71%) Zend
6 401 (1.65%) Adobe
7 322 (1.32%) SAP
8 273 (1.12%) VMware
9 272 (1.12%) hybris
10 248 (1.02%) IBM
11 240 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
12 220 (0.90%) HP
13 195 (0.80%) Twitter
14 169 (0.69%) Business Objects
15 166 (0.68%) Red Hat
16 165 (0.68%) Facebook
17 164 (0.67%) Sybase
18 158 (0.65%) Sitecore
19 127 (0.52%) Tableau
20 124 (0.51%) Cisco
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