Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,564 1,377 1,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 23.27% 20.82% 17.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.17% 24.13% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,336 1,225 1,591
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% -1.06%

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 5,977 5,706 8,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 88.94% 86.26% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4,794 4,474 6,690
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £73,750
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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +2 480 £55,000 +10.00% 95
Maidenhead 0 249 £60,000 - 16
Slough +2 166 £55,000 +10.00% 24
Newbury +1 161 £48,750 +2.63% 16
Bracknell +9 140 £55,000 +16.40% 22
Wokingham +9 67 £40,000 +9.59% 5
Ascot -3 44 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Windsor -5 37 £49,000 -2.00% 3
Hungerford +12 5 £46,750 +43.85% 1
Thatcham -2 1 - -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 537 (34.34%) JavaScript
2 476 (30.43%) Scrum
3 406 (25.96%) SQL
4 398 (25.45%) C#
5 396 (25.32%) HTML
5 396 (25.32%) Java
6 395 (25.26%) CSS
7 359 (22.95%) .NET
8 315 (20.14%) Finance
9 309 (19.76%) SQL Server
10 306 (19.57%) AngularJS
11 278 (17.77%) TDD
12 271 (17.33%) Git (software)
13 245 (15.66%) MVC
14 231 (14.77%) Software Engineering
15 213 (13.62%) DevOps
16 210 (13.43%) BDD
17 208 (13.30%) ASP.NET
18 206 (13.17%) Test Automation
19 202 (12.92%) SDLC
20 194 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
20 194 (12.40%) REST
20 194 (12.40%) Microsoft
21 190 (12.15%) Linux
22 188 (12.02%) Microsoft Azure
23 181 (11.57%) Jenkins
24 179 (11.45%) Degree
25 173 (11.06%) React
26 172 (11.00%) NoSQL
27 167 (10.68%) Amazon AWS

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 53 (3.39%) CMS
2 31 (1.98%) Tomcat
3 28 (1.79%) Confluence
3 28 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 26 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 21 (1.34%) Drupal
6 18 (1.15%) Apache
6 18 (1.15%) Umbraco
7 17 (1.09%) IIS
7 17 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (1.02%) NServiceBus
9 15 (0.96%) WebLogic
10 14 (0.90%) IBM Notes
10 14 (0.90%) OpenStack
11 13 (0.83%) JBoss
11 13 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
12 12 (0.77%) Apache Spark
13 9 (0.58%) WordPress
14 7 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.45%) HipChat
4 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 21 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.26%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.26%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.064%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.064%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.064%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 188 (12.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 167 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (4.67%) SaaS
4 35 (2.24%) PaaS
5 27 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 20 (1.28%) npm
7 17 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
8 16 (1.02%) GitHub
8 16 (1.02%) IBM Cloud
9 14 (0.90%) Office 365
10 12 (0.77%) IaaS
11 8 (0.51%) Akamai
11 8 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.51%) OpenShift
11 8 (0.51%) Serverless
12 7 (0.45%) NuGet
13 6 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 6 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
14 5 (0.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.20%) Internet
2 33 (2.11%) Firewall
3 29 (1.85%) LAN
4 27 (1.73%) WAN
5 18 (1.15%) Broadband
6 15 (0.96%) Intranet
6 15 (0.96%) Wireless
7 10 (0.64%) Network Security
8 5 (0.32%) AMQP
8 5 (0.32%) MVNO
8 5 (0.32%) SAN
8 5 (0.32%) Sourcefire
9 3 (0.19%) VoIP
9 3 (0.19%) VPN
10 2 (0.13%) SMS
11 1 (0.064%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (0.064%) SSH
11 1 (0.064%) SSL
11 1 (0.064%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.064%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (19.76%) SQL Server
2 172 (11.00%) NoSQL
3 90 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 78 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
5 76 (4.86%) MySQL
6 70 (4.48%) Big Data
7 52 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
8 50 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 42 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 41 (2.62%) RDBMS
10 41 (2.62%) SQL Server 2016
11 37 (2.37%) Oracle Database
12 34 (2.17%) Power BI
12 34 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 33 (2.11%) MongoDB
14 31 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 26 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
16 23 (1.47%) HBase
17 21 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
17 21 (1.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 271 (17.33%) Git (software)
2 181 (11.57%) Jenkins
3 98 (6.27%) JIRA
4 89 (5.69%) Selenium
5 86 (5.50%) Visual Studio
6 82 (5.24%) Maven
7 78 (4.99%) Subversion
8 61 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 46 (2.94%) Eclipse
10 44 (2.81%) Cucumber
11 36 (2.30%) Gradle
11 36 (2.30%) JUnit
12 28 (1.79%) Bitbucket
12 28 (1.79%) SpecFlow
13 26 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 25 (1.60%) WebDriver
15 23 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
16 22 (1.41%) IntelliJ
16 22 (1.41%) Jasmine
17 20 (1.28%) gulp
General
1 315 (20.14%) Finance
2 103 (6.59%) Marketing
3 85 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 78 (4.99%) Retail
5 51 (3.26%) Banking
6 25 (1.60%) Advertising
7 23 (1.47%) Automotive
8 21 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.34%) Publishing
9 20 (1.28%) Electronics
10 19 (1.21%) Games
11 16 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.77%) Legal
13 10 (0.64%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.58%) Billing
15 6 (0.38%) Law
16 5 (0.32%) Local Government
17 4 (0.26%) Front Office
17 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 672 (42.97%) Developer
2 143 (9.14%) Senior Developer
3 142 (9.08%) .NET Developer
4 136 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 133 (8.50%) Analyst
6 105 (6.71%) Software Engineer
7 96 (6.14%) Lead Developer
8 92 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 86 (5.50%) Project Manager
10 84 (5.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 78 (4.99%) Development Manager
12 74 (4.73%) Software Developer
13 69 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
14 63 (4.03%) Java Engineer
15 62 (3.96%) DevOps Engineer
16 60 (3.84%) Architect
17 58 (3.71%) Angular Developer
18 56 (3.58%) Business Analyst
19 47 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
20 44 (2.81%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (25.32%) HTML
2 395 (25.26%) CSS
3 359 (22.95%) .NET
4 306 (19.57%) AngularJS
5 208 (13.30%) ASP.NET
6 194 (12.40%) REST
7 173 (11.06%) React
8 149 (9.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 148 (9.46%) HTML5
10 145 (9.27%) jQuery
11 139 (8.89%) Web Services
12 125 (7.99%) Node.js
13 122 (7.80%) RESTful
14 115 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
15 114 (7.29%) Spring
16 100 (6.39%) JSON
17 99 (6.33%) CSS3
18 93 (5.95%) WCF
19 84 (5.37%) Angular 2
20 78 (4.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 129 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 125 (7.99%) User Experience
3 82 (5.24%) Greenfield Project
4 78 (4.99%) Mobile App
5 71 (4.54%) Enterprise Software
6 65 (4.16%) Computer Science
7 44 (2.81%) Fintech
8 36 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
9 33 (2.11%) Social Media
10 24 (1.53%) Virtual Team
11 18 (1.15%) Robotics
12 17 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
12 17 (1.09%) Management Information System
12 17 (1.09%) Private Cloud
13 15 (0.96%) Mainframe
13 15 (0.96%) PMI
14 14 (0.90%) Algorithms
14 14 (0.90%) iSeries
15 13 (0.83%) Graphic Design
16 12 (0.77%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 190 (12.15%) Linux
2 144 (9.21%) Windows
3 29 (1.85%) Unix
4 27 (1.73%) Android
5 22 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 16 (1.02%) CentOS
7 16 (1.02%) Ubuntu
8 15 (0.96%) Mac OS
9 13 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.58%) DC/OS
11 6 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.26%) Debian
13 4 (0.26%) Solaris
14 1 (0.064%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.064%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 476 (30.43%) Scrum
2 278 (17.77%) TDD
3 245 (15.66%) MVC
4 231 (14.77%) Software Engineering
5 213 (13.62%) DevOps
6 210 (13.43%) BDD
7 206 (13.17%) Test Automation
8 202 (12.92%) SDLC
9 194 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
10 164 (10.49%) Front End Development
11 151 (9.65%) OO
12 142 (9.08%) Problem-Solving
13 138 (8.82%) Project Management
14 130 (8.31%) Mentoring
14 130 (8.31%) Microservices
15 126 (8.06%) Web Development
16 120 (7.67%) Unit Testing
17 103 (6.59%) Waterfall
18 93 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
19 85 (5.43%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 537 (34.34%) JavaScript
2 406 (25.96%) SQL
3 398 (25.45%) C#
4 396 (25.32%) Java
5 161 (10.29%) Python
6 89 (5.69%) C++
7 71 (4.54%) Java 8
8 66 (4.22%) T-SQL
9 60 (3.84%) Scala
10 57 (3.64%) PHP
11 53 (3.39%) Ruby
11 53 (3.39%) TypeScript
12 39 (2.49%) PowerShell
13 36 (2.30%) C
13 36 (2.30%) Go
14 27 (1.73%) R
15 24 (1.53%) Bash Shell
16 17 (1.09%) Embedded C++
17 16 (1.02%) Kotlin
18 14 (0.90%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 179 (11.45%) Degree
2 46 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 43 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 38 (2.43%) ISEB
5 37 (2.37%) Security Cleared
6 36 (2.30%) PMI Certification
7 27 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 22 (1.41%) PMP
9 21 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (1.28%) Master's Degree
10 20 (1.28%) MCSE
10 20 (1.28%) SC Cleared
11 15 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 12 (0.77%) MCSA
13 11 (0.70%) DV Cleared
14 10 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.51%) MCSD
16 6 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
16 6 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 5 (0.32%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (10.49%) QA
2 30 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (1.66%) PMO
4 19 (1.21%) GDPR
5 18 (1.15%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.70%) GCP
7 8 (0.51%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.32%) P3O
9 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.064%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.064%) GAAP
10 1 (0.064%) IFRS
10 1 (0.064%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.064%) SLA
System Software
1 116 (7.42%) Docker
2 37 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
4 25 (1.60%) oVirt
5 22 (1.41%) HDFS
6 20 (1.28%) RHEV
7 12 (0.77%) Hyper-V
8 10 (0.64%) Firmware
8 10 (0.64%) KVM
9 6 (0.38%) Active Directory
10 4 (0.26%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.26%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.19%) vSphere
12 2 (0.13%) Snort
12 2 (0.13%) Xen
12 2 (0.13%) XenServer
13 1 (0.064%) zsh
Systems Management
1 97 (6.20%) Ansible
2 84 (5.37%) Kubernetes
3 61 (3.90%) Puppet
4 50 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (2.24%) Terraform
6 17 (1.09%) Docker Swarm
7 12 (0.77%) Packer
8 11 (0.70%) Nagios
9 10 (0.64%) Kibana
10 9 (0.58%) Consul
11 6 (0.38%) Grafana
11 6 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.32%) Graphite
12 5 (0.32%) Graylog
12 5 (0.32%) Icinga
12 5 (0.32%) rkt
13 4 (0.26%) HP ALM
14 2 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
14 2 (0.13%) logstash
14 2 (0.13%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 194 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 118 (7.54%) Oracle
3 76 (4.86%) SAP
4 52 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
5 46 (2.94%) Atlassian
6 39 (2.49%) IBM
7 38 (2.43%) VMware
8 32 (2.05%) Google
9 21 (1.34%) Capita
10 20 (1.28%) Sitecore
11 19 (1.21%) Red Hat
12 18 (1.15%) Concur
13 16 (1.02%) Facebook
14 15 (0.96%) Xamarin
15 14 (0.90%) Citrix
15 14 (0.90%) Lotus
16 12 (0.77%) Cadence
17 11 (0.70%) Apple
17 11 (0.70%) Informatica
17 11 (0.70%) SaltStack