Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,579 1,515 1,608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.89% 23.97% 18.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.29% 27.25% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,310 1,396 1,483
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.37% - +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 5,582 5,560 7,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.52% 87.96% 90.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4,371 4,352 6,035
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -2 511 £55,000 +10.00% 97
Bracknell +9 237 £62,500 +11.11% 24
Slough +1 190 £60,000 +50.00% 24
Newbury +1 187 £52,500 +10.53% 29
Maidenhead -6 186 £55,000 -4.35% 13
Wokingham +17 42 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Windsor -8 12 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Ascot -5 8 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Crowthorne - 5 £55,000 -
Hungerford +15 4 £58,000 +65.71% 2
Thatcham +5 2 £34,500 -34.29%
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 561 (35.53%) Scrum
2 555 (35.15%) JavaScript
3 397 (25.14%) CSS
4 377 (23.88%) HTML
4 377 (23.88%) Java
5 338 (21.41%) AngularJS
6 313 (19.82%) .NET
7 311 (19.70%) C#
8 296 (18.75%) SQL
9 282 (17.86%) Finance
10 280 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
11 279 (17.67%) TDD
12 270 (17.10%) Degree
13 257 (16.28%) Microsoft
14 246 (15.58%) Test Automation
15 240 (15.20%) Software Engineering
16 235 (14.88%) BDD
17 234 (14.82%) SQL Server
18 230 (14.57%) Git (software)
19 213 (13.49%) React
20 202 (12.79%) Microservices
21 198 (12.54%) Jenkins
22 197 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
23 196 (12.41%) MVC
23 196 (12.41%) DevOps
24 181 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
25 176 (11.15%) HTML5
26 170 (10.77%) Web Services
27 165 (10.45%) Project Management
27 165 (10.45%) 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 56 (3.55%) Tomcat
2 45 (2.85%) IIS
3 44 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
4 37 (2.34%) CMS
5 30 (1.90%) Confluence
6 17 (1.08%) Apache Spark
7 15 (0.95%) Apache
7 15 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 15 (0.95%) SharePoint
8 13 (0.82%) Apache Solr
8 13 (0.82%) WordPress
9 12 (0.76%) Drupal
10 11 (0.70%) nginx
11 10 (0.63%) EPiServer
11 10 (0.63%) JBoss
11 10 (0.63%) WebLogic
12 9 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (0.57%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
13 7 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 45 (2.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 24 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.32%) SPSS
7 4 (0.25%) Stata
8 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.063%) InVision
Business Applications
1 27 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.51%) SAP CO
2 8 (0.51%) SAP FI
2 8 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.25%) Scribe Insight
5 2 (0.13%) Magento
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.063%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.063%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.063%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.063%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.063%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 280 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 181 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
3 86 (5.45%) SaaS
4 43 (2.72%) GitHub
5 39 (2.47%) Serverless
6 37 (2.34%) PaaS
7 30 (1.90%) npm
8 25 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
9 22 (1.39%) Office 365
10 21 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
11 20 (1.27%) IaaS
12 15 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
13 12 (0.76%) Akamai
14 11 (0.70%) Azure Functions
15 10 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
16 7 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 7 (0.44%) Amazon S3
16 7 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
16 7 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.27%) Firewall
2 17 (1.08%) Internet
3 10 (0.63%) HTTP
4 8 (0.51%) DNS
5 7 (0.44%) Broadband
5 7 (0.44%) Wireless
6 6 (0.38%) Intranet
6 6 (0.38%) LAN
6 6 (0.38%) SAN
6 6 (0.38%) SNMP
6 6 (0.38%) VPN
6 6 (0.38%) WAN
7 5 (0.32%) MVNO
7 5 (0.32%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (0.25%) SSL
8 4 (0.25%) VoIP
9 3 (0.19%) Network Security
9 3 (0.19%) SCCP
10 2 (0.13%) AMQP
10 2 (0.13%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (14.82%) SQL Server
2 129 (8.17%) NoSQL
3 89 (5.64%) PostgreSQL
4 85 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 78 (4.94%) MySQL
6 68 (4.31%) Big Data
7 61 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
8 57 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 53 (3.36%) SAP BW
10 50 (3.17%) RDBMS
11 40 (2.53%) MongoDB
12 37 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 35 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
13 35 (2.22%) Power BI
14 28 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 22 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 21 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
17 20 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
17 20 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (1.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 230 (14.57%) Git (software)
2 198 (12.54%) Jenkins
3 104 (6.59%) Maven
4 101 (6.40%) JIRA
5 82 (5.19%) Subversion
6 81 (5.13%) Selenium
7 70 (4.43%) Visual Studio
8 61 (3.86%) Eclipse
9 58 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 50 (3.17%) Cucumber
11 46 (2.91%) Gradle
12 38 (2.41%) webpack
13 37 (2.34%) IntelliJ
14 29 (1.84%) SpecFlow
15 25 (1.58%) WebDriver
16 23 (1.46%) gulp
16 23 (1.46%) NUnit
17 22 (1.39%) TeamCity
18 20 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 20 (1.27%) Bitbucket
General
1 282 (17.86%) Finance
2 95 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 91 (5.76%) Marketing
4 79 (5.00%) Retail
5 40 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 34 (2.15%) Automotive
7 29 (1.84%) Electronics
8 26 (1.65%) Advertising
9 22 (1.39%) Banking
10 18 (1.14%) Legal
11 13 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.76%) Games
13 6 (0.38%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.38%) Law
14 5 (0.32%) Local Government
14 5 (0.32%) Military
14 5 (0.32%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.25%) Back Office
15 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.13%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 620 (39.27%) Developer
2 169 (10.70%) Java Developer
3 143 (9.06%) Analyst
4 131 (8.30%) Senior Developer
5 102 (6.46%) Development Manager
6 90 (5.70%) .NET Developer
6 90 (5.70%) Project Manager
7 88 (5.57%) Software Developer
8 84 (5.32%) Software Engineer
9 81 (5.13%) Business Analyst
10 78 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
11 71 (4.50%) C# Developer
12 69 (4.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 68 (4.31%) Lead Developer
14 58 (3.67%) Software Manager
15 57 (3.61%) Software Development Manager
16 54 (3.42%) Data Engineer
17 53 (3.36%) PHP Developer
17 53 (3.36%) Test Engineer
18 52 (3.29%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (25.14%) CSS
2 377 (23.88%) HTML
3 338 (21.41%) AngularJS
4 313 (19.82%) .NET
5 213 (13.49%) React
6 176 (11.15%) HTML5
7 170 (10.77%) Web Services
8 165 (10.45%) jQuery
9 164 (10.39%) ASP.NET
10 153 (9.69%) REST
11 134 (8.49%) Node.js
12 116 (7.35%) CSS3
12 116 (7.35%) Spring
13 100 (6.33%) RESTful
14 96 (6.08%) ASP.NET Web API
15 92 (5.83%) Angular 2
15 92 (5.83%) XML
16 80 (5.07%) .NET Framework
16 80 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC
17 61 (3.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 140 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 121 (7.66%) User Experience
3 92 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 66 (4.18%) FMCG
5 62 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
6 50 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 47 (2.98%) Fintech
7 47 (2.98%) Greenfield Project
8 40 (2.53%) Social Media
9 38 (2.41%) Algorithms
10 29 (1.84%) Management Information System
11 24 (1.52%) Driving Licence
11 24 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
12 23 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
13 19 (1.20%) Robotics
14 15 (0.95%) Data Structures
14 15 (0.95%) Graphic Design
15 13 (0.82%) PMI
15 13 (0.82%) Virtual Team
16 12 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 149 (9.44%) Linux
2 103 (6.52%) Windows
3 50 (3.17%) Unix
4 18 (1.14%) Android
4 18 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 18 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (1.08%) CentOS
6 14 (0.89%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.76%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.57%) Windows 10
9 8 (0.51%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.51%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.25%) DC/OS
10 4 (0.25%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
10 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.063%) Debian
12 1 (0.063%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.063%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 561 (35.53%) Scrum
2 279 (17.67%) TDD
3 246 (15.58%) Test Automation
4 240 (15.20%) Software Engineering
5 235 (14.88%) BDD
6 202 (12.79%) Microservices
7 197 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
8 196 (12.41%) DevOps
8 196 (12.41%) MVC
9 165 (10.45%) Project Management
10 156 (9.88%) SDLC
11 145 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
12 143 (9.06%) OO
13 140 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
14 135 (8.55%) Front End Development
15 133 (8.42%) Waterfall
16 131 (8.30%) Analytics
17 128 (8.11%) Mentoring
18 127 (8.04%) Web Development
19 94 (5.95%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 555 (35.15%) JavaScript
2 377 (23.88%) Java
3 311 (19.70%) C#
4 296 (18.75%) SQL
5 118 (7.47%) Python
6 89 (5.64%) PHP
7 69 (4.37%) Java 8
8 54 (3.42%) TypeScript
9 45 (2.85%) Bash Shell
9 45 (2.85%) T-SQL
10 43 (2.72%) C++
11 34 (2.15%) C
12 33 (2.09%) Scala
13 32 (2.03%) VB.NET
14 30 (1.90%) PowerShell
14 30 (1.90%) Ruby
15 28 (1.77%) Go
16 24 (1.52%) Shell Script
17 19 (1.20%) Kotlin
18 15 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 270 (17.10%) Degree
2 64 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (2.53%) ISEB
4 32 (2.03%) Security Cleared
5 31 (1.96%) ISTQB
6 21 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 20 (1.27%) Numerate Degree
8 19 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 17 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (1.08%) PMP
10 14 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 14 (0.89%) SC Cleared
11 13 (0.82%) DV Cleared
12 11 (0.70%) CISSP
13 10 (0.63%) Master's Degree
14 9 (0.57%) CISM
15 7 (0.44%) SSCP
16 6 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
17 5 (0.32%) CISA
18 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (9.94%) QA
2 31 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (1.84%) ISO 9001
4 22 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 22 (1.39%) PMO
5 15 (0.95%) ISO 14001
6 13 (0.82%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.44%) GDPR
8 5 (0.32%) PSD2
9 4 (0.25%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.19%) SLA
11 2 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.13%) GAAP
11 2 (0.13%) P3O
11 2 (0.13%) WCAG
12 1 (0.063%) IFRS
System Software
1 130 (8.23%) Docker
2 45 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.28%) oVirt
4 31 (1.96%) RHEV
5 17 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (1.01%) Firmware
7 13 (0.82%) Active Directory
8 10 (0.63%) KVM
9 8 (0.51%) HDFS
9 8 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.38%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.38%) Varnish
11 4 (0.25%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.25%) Xen
11 4 (0.25%) XenServer
12 3 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.19%) Hyper-V
12 3 (0.19%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 88 (5.57%) Kubernetes
2 83 (5.26%) Ansible
3 71 (4.50%) Puppet
4 52 (3.29%) Terraform
5 48 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (0.89%) Nagios
7 13 (0.82%) Kibana
8 11 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
8 11 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
9 8 (0.51%) Rundeck
9 8 (0.51%) SCCM
9 8 (0.51%) WSUS
10 6 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (0.38%) Packer
11 5 (0.32%) Grafana
11 5 (0.32%) Mesos
11 5 (0.32%) rkt
12 4 (0.25%) Consul
12 4 (0.25%) Rancher
12 4 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 257 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 114 (7.22%) SAP
3 73 (4.62%) Oracle
4 60 (3.80%) Atlassian
5 47 (2.98%) VMware
6 32 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (1.90%) Tableau
8 24 (1.52%) IBM
9 23 (1.46%) Red Hat
10 22 (1.39%) Google
11 19 (1.20%) ServiceNow
12 9 (0.57%) HP
12 9 (0.57%) Informatica
12 9 (0.57%) Sitecore
13 8 (0.51%) Autodesk
13 8 (0.51%) Cadence
14 7 (0.44%) Xamarin
15 5 (0.32%) Cisco
15 5 (0.32%) Citrix
15 5 (0.32%) RapidMiner