Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,602 1,470 1,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.31% 18.82% 15.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.13% 21.35% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,496 1,338 1,543
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,696 6,886 9,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.43% 88.15% 87.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,531 5,211 7,654
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,343 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Berkshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Berkshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Berkshire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 633 £50,000 - 98
Newbury -2 187 £46,500 -7.00% 15
Maidenhead +1 175 £55,000 - 31
Slough +3 139 £42,500 -15.00% 23
Bracknell +11 123 £56,250 +25.00% 22
Ascot 0 88 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Wokingham -8 39 £35,000 -6.67% 7
Windsor +7 10 £75,000 +76.47%
Thatcham +1 2 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 495 (30.90%) Scrum
2 485 (30.27%) JavaScript
3 475 (29.65%) C#
4 443 (27.65%) .NET
5 412 (25.72%) HTML
6 390 (24.34%) CSS
7 387 (24.16%) Java
8 358 (22.35%) TDD
9 347 (21.66%) SQL
10 345 (21.54%) SQL Server
11 307 (19.16%) MVC
12 290 (18.10%) Degree
13 287 (17.92%) Git (software)
14 285 (17.79%) BDD
15 252 (15.73%) AngularJS
16 251 (15.67%) ASP.NET
17 248 (15.48%) Test Automation
18 217 (13.55%) Finance
19 211 (13.17%) Linux
20 197 (12.30%) OO
21 190 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
22 189 (11.80%) QA
23 188 (11.74%) Microsoft
24 187 (11.67%) RESTful
25 183 (11.42%) NoSQL
25 183 (11.42%) Web Services
26 180 (11.24%) SDLC
27 173 (10.80%) Python
28 172 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
29 166 (10.36%) jQuery

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 95 (5.93%) CMS
2 44 (2.75%) Apache
3 40 (2.50%) IIS
4 36 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 35 (2.18%) Confluence
6 22 (1.37%) Apache Spark
7 14 (0.87%) OpenStack
8 13 (0.81%) WebLogic
9 12 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (0.69%) Apache Pig
10 11 (0.69%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (0.56%) MS Project Server
12 9 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (0.50%) nginx
14 7 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (0.44%) JBoss
14 7 (0.44%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.31%) uWSGI
Applications
1 26 (1.62%) Microsoft Project
2 24 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.25%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.062%) HipChat
7 1 (0.062%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.31%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.12%) SAP HCM
9 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.062%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.062%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 149 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 113 (7.05%) SaaS
4 21 (1.31%) npm
5 17 (1.06%) PaaS
6 16 (1.00%) Force.com
7 12 (0.75%) GitHub
8 10 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.62%) IaaS
8 10 (0.62%) Slack
9 9 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.37%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.31%) Akamai
11 5 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.31%) Bluemix
11 5 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
11 5 (0.31%) Serverless
12 4 (0.25%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.87%) Internet
2 25 (1.56%) Firewall
3 14 (0.87%) Broadband
3 14 (0.87%) Intranet
3 14 (0.87%) LAN
3 14 (0.87%) WAN
4 13 (0.81%) Wireless
5 6 (0.37%) HTTP
5 6 (0.37%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (0.31%) VPN
7 4 (0.25%) BGP
7 4 (0.25%) DHCP
7 4 (0.25%) EIGRP
7 4 (0.25%) MPLS
7 4 (0.25%) OSPF
7 4 (0.25%) RIP
7 4 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.25%) ZigBee
8 3 (0.19%) LTE
9 2 (0.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 183 (11.42%) NoSQL
3 103 (6.43%) MySQL
4 77 (4.81%) Big Data
5 67 (4.18%) SQL Server 2016
6 48 (3.00%) Relational Database
7 41 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 38 (2.37%) SQL Server 2014
9 33 (2.06%) HBase
10 29 (1.81%) Hadoop
10 29 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
11 28 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (1.62%) MongoDB
13 22 (1.37%) Oracle Database
14 21 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (1.00%) Power BI
16 14 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
16 14 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (0.81%) Apache Hive
18 12 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 287 (17.92%) Git (software)
2 135 (8.43%) Selenium
3 122 (7.62%) JIRA
4 101 (6.30%) Jenkins
5 83 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 75 (4.68%) Subversion
7 68 (4.24%) Cucumber
8 65 (4.06%) WebDriver
9 59 (3.68%) Maven
10 50 (3.12%) Visual Studio
11 43 (2.68%) Jasmine
12 40 (2.50%) SoapUI
13 34 (2.12%) JMeter
14 32 (2.00%) SpecFlow
15 28 (1.75%) RSpec
16 25 (1.56%) Eclipse
16 25 (1.56%) gulp
17 24 (1.50%) HP UFT
17 24 (1.50%) Sublime Text
17 24 (1.50%) TextMate
General
1 217 (13.55%) Finance
2 71 (4.43%) Telecoms
3 49 (3.06%) Marketing
4 48 (3.00%) Retail
5 32 (2.00%) Games
6 29 (1.81%) Electronics
7 28 (1.75%) Banking
8 26 (1.62%) Digital Economy
9 20 (1.25%) Publishing
10 14 (0.87%) Law
11 13 (0.81%) Advertising
12 12 (0.75%) Billing
13 8 (0.50%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.50%) Legal
13 8 (0.50%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.37%) Arabic Language
14 6 (0.37%) Back Office
15 3 (0.19%) Automotive
16 2 (0.12%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.062%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 727 (45.38%) Developer
2 223 (13.92%) .NET Developer
3 169 (10.55%) Senior Developer
4 134 (8.36%) Java Developer
5 111 (6.93%) Analyst
6 101 (6.30%) Project Manager
7 92 (5.74%) C# Developer
8 87 (5.43%) Architect
9 71 (4.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 71 (4.43%) Software Engineer
10 63 (3.93%) JavaScript Developer
10 63 (3.93%) PHP Developer
11 53 (3.31%) Software Developer
12 51 (3.18%) Web Developer
13 50 (3.12%) Business Analyst
14 48 (3.00%) Agile Developer
15 46 (2.87%) Lead Developer
16 44 (2.75%) C# .NET Developer
17 41 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
18 40 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 443 (27.65%) .NET
2 412 (25.72%) HTML
3 390 (24.34%) CSS
4 252 (15.73%) AngularJS
5 251 (15.67%) ASP.NET
6 190 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 187 (11.67%) RESTful
8 183 (11.42%) Web Services
9 166 (10.36%) jQuery
10 165 (10.30%) Node.js
11 142 (8.86%) WCF
12 133 (8.30%) XML
13 132 (8.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 122 (7.62%) .NET Framework
15 121 (7.55%) HTML5
16 115 (7.18%) REST
17 103 (6.43%) React
18 99 (6.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 86 (5.37%) JSON
20 83 (5.18%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 158 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 135 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (6.18%) User Experience
4 89 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 66 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
6 48 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
7 39 (2.43%) Social Media
8 34 (2.12%) BBC
8 34 (2.12%) Management Information System
9 33 (2.06%) Fintech
10 30 (1.87%) Client/Server
11 20 (1.25%) Public Cloud
11 20 (1.25%) Virtual Team
12 19 (1.19%) Data Centre
13 12 (0.75%) Driving Licence
13 12 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
14 11 (0.69%) iPad
15 9 (0.56%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.56%) Smart Home
16 8 (0.50%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 211 (13.17%) Linux
2 138 (8.61%) Windows
3 71 (4.43%) Unix
4 31 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 27 (1.69%) Ubuntu
6 21 (1.31%) Windows Server
7 20 (1.25%) Android
8 19 (1.19%) Debian
9 16 (1.00%) CentOS
10 15 (0.94%) Mac OS
11 13 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.25%) Solaris
13 1 (0.062%) SUSE
13 1 (0.062%) VMS
13 1 (0.062%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.062%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.062%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (30.90%) Scrum
2 358 (22.35%) TDD
3 307 (19.16%) MVC
4 285 (17.79%) BDD
5 248 (15.48%) Test Automation
6 197 (12.30%) OO
7 180 (11.24%) SDLC
8 172 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
9 164 (10.24%) Project Management
10 151 (9.43%) Web Development
11 141 (8.80%) Mentoring
12 139 (8.68%) Software Engineering
13 128 (7.99%) DevOps
14 122 (7.62%) Web Application Development
15 118 (7.37%) Microservices
15 118 (7.37%) Unit Testing
15 118 (7.37%) Waterfall
16 112 (6.99%) Open Source
17 99 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
18 97 (6.05%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 485 (30.27%) JavaScript
2 475 (29.65%) C#
3 387 (24.16%) Java
4 347 (21.66%) SQL
5 173 (10.80%) Python
6 127 (7.93%) PHP
7 120 (7.49%) Ruby
8 82 (5.12%) T-SQL
9 56 (3.50%) Scala
10 44 (2.75%) C++
11 41 (2.56%) PowerShell
12 37 (2.31%) C
13 35 (2.18%) VB.NET
14 31 (1.94%) TypeScript
15 25 (1.56%) Perl
15 25 (1.56%) Shell Script
16 23 (1.44%) Go
17 21 (1.31%) R
18 17 (1.06%) Bash Shell
18 17 (1.06%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 290 (18.10%) Degree
2 123 (7.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 91 (5.68%) ISTQB
4 39 (2.43%) ISEB
5 33 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 33 (2.06%) Security Cleared
6 17 (1.06%) Master's Degree
7 16 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (0.75%) AWS Certification
8 12 (0.75%) MCSE
9 11 (0.69%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (0.50%) MCSD
12 6 (0.37%) APMP
13 4 (0.25%) CISM
13 4 (0.25%) CISSP
13 4 (0.25%) MCSA
13 4 (0.25%) PMP
13 4 (0.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (11.80%) QA
2 33 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (1.69%) PMO
4 25 (1.56%) GDPR
5 11 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.69%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.56%) SLA
7 5 (0.31%) COBIT
7 5 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 4 (0.25%) PSD2
9 1 (0.062%) GCP
9 1 (0.062%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 73 (4.56%) Docker
2 33 (2.06%) HDFS
3 14 (0.87%) Active Directory
4 12 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (0.62%) Apache Flume
7 7 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.31%) Firmware
9 4 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.19%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.19%) KVM
11 1 (0.062%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.062%) oVirt
11 1 (0.062%) Postfix
11 1 (0.062%) RHEV
11 1 (0.062%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 62 (3.87%) Ansible
2 28 (1.75%) Puppet
3 26 (1.62%) Kubernetes
4 22 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
6 13 (0.81%) Nagios
6 13 (0.81%) Terraform
7 8 (0.50%) Galera Cluster
7 8 (0.50%) Oozie
7 8 (0.50%) OpenNebula
8 7 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.31%) Prometheus
9 5 (0.31%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.25%) Icinga
10 4 (0.25%) Salt
11 3 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.12%) Kibana
12 2 (0.12%) Marathon
12 2 (0.12%) Mesos
Vendors
1 188 (11.74%) Microsoft
2 90 (5.62%) Oracle
3 67 (4.18%) Google
4 44 (2.75%) Apple
5 41 (2.56%) SAP
6 34 (2.12%) Facebook
6 34 (2.12%) Sony
6 34 (2.12%) Yahoo!
7 26 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
8 25 (1.56%) HP
9 22 (1.37%) VMware
10 19 (1.19%) Twitter
11 15 (0.94%) Concur
12 14 (0.87%) Red Hat
13 12 (0.75%) Sitecore
14 11 (0.69%) Capita
15 10 (0.62%) Cisco
16 9 (0.56%) F5
16 9 (0.56%) IBM
16 9 (0.56%) Juniper