Period
to 18 July 2019

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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,481 1,572 1,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.36% 23.37% 20.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.76% 25.68% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,194 1,345 1,221
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

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 5,335 6,122 5,849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.35% 90.99% 88.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4,308 4,887 4,590
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 18 July 2019.

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 18 July 2019. 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 +2 550 £55,000 - 75
Maidenhead +1 205 £62,500 +4.17% 18
Bracknell 0 193 £55,000 - 24
Newbury +1 146 £57,500 +15.00% 19
Slough 0 133 £62,500 +13.64% 22
Wokingham -1 65 £50,000 +25.00% 12
Ascot +3 29 £43,096 -13.81% 4
Windsor -2 6 £50,000 +2.04% 2
Thatcham +3 5 £38,500 - 1
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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.

1 396 (26.74%) Java
2 382 (25.79%) Scrum
3 379 (25.59%) JavaScript
4 331 (22.35%) DevOps
5 328 (22.15%) Git (software)
6 278 (18.77%) SQL
7 257 (17.35%) C#
8 250 (16.88%) TDD
9 239 (16.14%) Software Engineering
10 237 (16.00%) .NET
11 229 (15.46%) Linux
12 228 (15.40%) HTML
13 222 (14.99%) Degree
14 220 (14.85%) Microsoft Azure
15 218 (14.72%) CSS
16 214 (14.45%) AngularJS
17 206 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
18 204 (13.77%) Test Automation
19 203 (13.71%) Jenkins
19 203 (13.71%) Docker
20 199 (13.44%) Python
21 194 (13.10%) Microservices
22 192 (12.96%) Spring
23 190 (12.83%) Finance
24 183 (12.36%) Problem-Solving
25 176 (11.88%) JIRA
26 173 (11.68%) Continuous Integration
27 171 (11.55%) Project Management
28 166 (11.21%) Analytics
29 161 (10.87%) SDLC

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 58 (3.92%) Confluence
2 41 (2.77%) Apache Spark
3 40 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 33 (2.23%) WebLogic
5 30 (2.03%) Tomcat
6 29 (1.96%) CMS
6 29 (1.96%) IIS
7 27 (1.82%) Apache
8 20 (1.35%) Hyperledger
9 16 (1.08%) SharePoint
10 11 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
11 10 (0.68%) Sitefinity
12 9 (0.61%) Alfresco
12 9 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.47%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.41%) Mendix
14 6 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
14 6 (0.41%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.34%) Drupal
16 4 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 42 (2.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (0.74%) Adobe XD
7 10 (0.68%) InVision
8 9 (0.61%) Sketch
9 8 (0.54%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.14%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.068%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.068%) FreeHand
12 1 (0.068%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 18 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.54%) WebTrends
4 5 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.068%) HFM
5 1 (0.068%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.068%) Magento
5 1 (0.068%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.068%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 220 (14.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 206 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
3 120 (8.10%) SaaS
4 41 (2.77%) PaaS
5 34 (2.30%) GitHub
6 32 (2.16%) Serverless
7 30 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
7 30 (2.03%) Power Platform
8 29 (1.96%) IaaS
9 25 (1.69%) npm
10 23 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
11 21 (1.42%) Force.com
12 18 (1.22%) Akamai
12 18 (1.22%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 17 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
13 17 (1.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 16 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (0.81%) Apigee
16 11 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
17 8 (0.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.82%) HTTP
2 17 (1.15%) DNS
3 14 (0.95%) SSL
4 13 (0.88%) Firewall
5 12 (0.81%) DHCP
5 12 (0.81%) Wireless
6 10 (0.68%) VPN
7 7 (0.47%) Internet
7 7 (0.47%) ZigBee
8 6 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (0.41%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.41%) Z-Wave
9 5 (0.34%) LAN
9 5 (0.34%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (0.34%) Wireless Security
10 4 (0.27%) SMTP
10 4 (0.27%) WAN
11 3 (0.20%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.20%) MPLS
11 3 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 84 (5.67%) Relational Database
3 63 (4.25%) MongoDB
4 62 (4.19%) MySQL
5 59 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 57 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
7 53 (3.58%) NoSQL
8 52 (3.51%) Big Data
9 45 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 42 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
11 39 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 37 (2.50%) Hadoop
13 30 (2.03%) Power BI
14 29 (1.96%) Data Lake
15 26 (1.76%) Blockchain
16 23 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 22 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
18 19 (1.28%) SAP HANA
19 18 (1.22%) RDBMS
19 18 (1.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 328 (22.15%) Git (software)
2 203 (13.71%) Jenkins
3 176 (11.88%) JIRA
4 102 (6.89%) Maven
5 79 (5.33%) Selenium
6 62 (4.19%) Cucumber
7 42 (2.84%) Visual Studio
8 40 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 39 (2.63%) WebDriver
10 38 (2.57%) Bitbucket
11 37 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 36 (2.43%) JUnit
13 33 (2.23%) Subversion
14 32 (2.16%) Appium
15 23 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
16 22 (1.49%) Hudson
17 20 (1.35%) Gradle
18 16 (1.08%) Eclipse
18 16 (1.08%) Mocha
18 16 (1.08%) SoapUI
General
1 190 (12.83%) Finance
2 116 (7.83%) Retail
3 89 (6.01%) Telecoms
4 83 (5.60%) Marketing
5 34 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 32 (2.16%) Electronics
7 19 (1.28%) Publishing
8 17 (1.15%) Games
9 15 (1.01%) Financial Institution
9 15 (1.01%) Legal
10 14 (0.95%) Banking
11 7 (0.47%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.47%) Law
12 6 (0.41%) German Language
12 6 (0.41%) Local Government
13 5 (0.34%) Automotive
13 5 (0.34%) Back Office
14 3 (0.20%) French Language
15 2 (0.14%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 499 (33.69%) Developer
2 156 (10.53%) Analyst
3 127 (8.58%) Java Developer
4 120 (8.10%) Business Analyst
5 118 (7.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 104 (7.02%) Senior Developer
7 90 (6.08%) Software Engineer
8 83 (5.60%) Architect
9 81 (5.47%) Project Manager
10 72 (4.86%) .NET Developer
11 66 (4.46%) Software Developer
12 56 (3.78%) C# Developer
13 48 (3.24%) Java Engineer
13 48 (3.24%) Senior Java Developer
14 43 (2.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 41 (2.77%) Junior
16 39 (2.63%) Test Engineer
17 38 (2.57%) Senior Software Engineer
18 36 (2.43%) Solutions Architect
19 35 (2.36%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (16.00%) .NET
2 228 (15.40%) HTML
3 218 (14.72%) CSS
4 214 (14.45%) AngularJS
5 192 (12.96%) Spring
6 130 (8.78%) Web Services
7 126 (8.51%) REST
8 116 (7.83%) Node.js
9 115 (7.77%) RESTful
10 106 (7.16%) React
11 92 (6.21%) HTML5
12 83 (5.60%) JSON
13 80 (5.40%) ASP.NET
14 79 (5.33%) SOAP
15 73 (4.93%) jQuery
16 71 (4.79%) XML
17 70 (4.73%) Hibernate
18 67 (4.52%) CSS3
19 62 (4.19%) Spring Boot
20 61 (4.12%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 157 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 136 (9.18%) User Experience
3 70 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
4 50 (3.38%) Mobile App
5 46 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
6 42 (2.84%) Algorithms
7 36 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
8 33 (2.23%) Management Information System
9 31 (2.09%) Public Cloud
9 31 (2.09%) Self-Motivation
10 26 (1.76%) Private Cloud
11 24 (1.62%) iPad
12 22 (1.49%) Cloud Native
13 18 (1.22%) Data Centre
14 11 (0.74%) Data Structures
15 10 (0.68%) N-Tier
16 9 (0.61%) PMI
16 9 (0.61%) Smart Meter
17 8 (0.54%) Social Media
18 7 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 229 (15.46%) Linux
2 98 (6.62%) Windows
3 26 (1.76%) Android
3 26 (1.76%) Apple iOS
4 23 (1.55%) Windows Server
5 18 (1.22%) Unix
6 8 (0.54%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.34%) CentOS
10 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.14%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.068%) Debian
12 1 (0.068%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.068%) Solaris
12 1 (0.068%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (25.79%) Scrum
2 331 (22.35%) DevOps
3 250 (16.88%) TDD
4 239 (16.14%) Software Engineering
5 204 (13.77%) Test Automation
6 194 (13.10%) Microservices
7 183 (12.36%) Problem-Solving
8 173 (11.68%) Continuous Integration
9 171 (11.55%) Project Management
10 166 (11.21%) Analytics
11 161 (10.87%) SDLC
12 159 (10.74%) User Stories
13 149 (10.06%) BDD
14 133 (8.98%) Waterfall
15 131 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
16 113 (7.63%) Computer Science
17 109 (7.36%) E-Commerce
18 104 (7.02%) Mentoring
19 92 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
20 90 (6.08%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 396 (26.74%) Java
2 379 (25.59%) JavaScript
3 278 (18.77%) SQL
4 257 (17.35%) C#
5 199 (13.44%) Python
6 63 (4.25%) Bash Shell
7 62 (4.19%) Java 8
8 55 (3.71%) Scala
9 48 (3.24%) PHP
10 46 (3.11%) C++
11 44 (2.97%) PowerShell
12 41 (2.77%) TypeScript
13 33 (2.23%) Apex Code
14 32 (2.16%) T-SQL
15 28 (1.89%) Ruby
16 26 (1.76%) ES6
17 20 (1.35%) C
17 20 (1.35%) VB.NET
18 17 (1.15%) SOQL
19 9 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 222 (14.99%) Degree
2 84 (5.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (2.84%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.96%) ISEB
5 28 (1.89%) ISTQB
6 26 (1.76%) SC Cleared
7 19 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
8 14 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (0.88%) Master's Degree
10 10 (0.68%) AWS Certification
10 10 (0.68%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.68%) PMP
11 8 (0.54%) APMP
11 8 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.41%) CCNP
13 6 (0.41%) CISM
13 6 (0.41%) CISSP
13 6 (0.41%) MCITP
14 5 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (10.33%) QA
2 20 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.81%) PMO
4 10 (0.68%) COBIT
5 8 (0.54%) SLA
6 4 (0.27%) GAMP
6 4 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.27%) NIST
6 4 (0.27%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.20%) PSD2
7 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.068%) GDPR
System Software
1 203 (13.71%) Docker
2 26 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
3 25 (1.69%) oVirt
3 25 (1.69%) RHEV
4 10 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.47%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.34%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.27%) NFS
9 3 (0.20%) vCloud
10 2 (0.14%) Firmware
10 2 (0.14%) HDFS
10 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.14%) vSphere
11 1 (0.068%) KVM
Systems Management
1 151 (10.20%) Kubernetes
2 67 (4.52%) Ansible
3 65 (4.39%) Puppet
4 57 (3.85%) Terraform
5 27 (1.82%) Grafana
6 23 (1.55%) HP ALM
7 22 (1.49%) Prometheus
8 20 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.41%) Graphite
10 6 (0.41%) Nagios
11 4 (0.27%) Rancher
12 3 (0.20%) Chukwa
12 3 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
12 3 (0.20%) Icinga
12 3 (0.20%) Kibana
12 3 (0.20%) logstash
12 3 (0.20%) RSA Archer
13 2 (0.14%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 151 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 127 (8.58%) Oracle
3 62 (4.19%) SAP
4 57 (3.85%) Google
5 55 (3.71%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (1.28%) HP
7 18 (1.22%) Tableau
8 16 (1.08%) Adobe
8 16 (1.08%) Cognos
9 14 (0.95%) VMware
10 13 (0.88%) Atlassian
10 13 (0.88%) Sitecore
11 12 (0.81%) Cisco
11 12 (0.81%) Informatica
11 12 (0.81%) Xamarin
12 10 (0.68%) IBM
13 9 (0.61%) CheckPoint
14 6 (0.41%) New Relic
14 6 (0.41%) Red Hat
14 6 (0.41%) ServiceNow