Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,651 1,363 1,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 23.42% 19.16% 16.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.51% 21.93% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,487 1,221 1,528
Berkshire median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,875 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 6,228 6,216 9,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 88.34% 87.39% 88.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4,966 4,833 7,351
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +5 605 £50,000 - 75
Maidenhead 0 221 £57,500 -1.71% 17
Newbury -3 162 £47,500 - 16
Slough +5 134 £43,750 -27.08% 21
Bracknell +8 122 £55,000 +17.02% 17
Ascot -2 80 £47,500 -13.64% 5
Wokingham +2 66 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Windsor -13 18 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Hungerford -9 3 £50,000 +53.85% 2
Thatcham -9 1 £35,000 -26.32%
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 569 (34.46%) JavaScript
2 518 (31.37%) Scrum
3 487 (29.50%) C#
4 459 (27.80%) HTML
5 438 (26.53%) .NET
6 432 (26.17%) CSS
7 413 (25.02%) SQL
8 392 (23.74%) Java
9 366 (22.17%) SQL Server
10 361 (21.87%) TDD
11 319 (19.32%) MVC
12 294 (17.81%) Git (software)
13 283 (17.14%) AngularJS
14 270 (16.35%) Finance
15 258 (15.63%) ASP.NET
16 253 (15.32%) BDD
17 250 (15.14%) Degree
18 232 (14.05%) Test Automation
19 218 (13.20%) Microsoft
20 211 (12.78%) SDLC
21 206 (12.48%) Linux
21 206 (12.48%) NoSQL
22 203 (12.30%) QA
23 202 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
24 200 (12.11%) DevOps
25 190 (11.51%) Python
26 188 (11.39%) RESTful
27 185 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
28 177 (10.72%) Software Engineering
29 172 (10.42%) REST

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 80 (4.85%) CMS
2 41 (2.48%) Confluence
3 33 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 32 (1.94%) Apache
5 29 (1.76%) IIS
6 23 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 20 (1.21%) Umbraco
8 18 (1.09%) WebSphere
9 17 (1.03%) Apache Spark
9 17 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
9 17 (1.03%) WebLogic
10 14 (0.85%) Drupal
10 14 (0.85%) OpenStack
11 13 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
12 12 (0.73%) IBM Notes
12 12 (0.73%) SharePoint
13 10 (0.61%) NServiceBus
14 9 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.55%) JBoss
15 8 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 30 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
2 18 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (0.48%) HipChat
4 8 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.12%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.061%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.12%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.061%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.061%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 164 (9.93%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (9.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 102 (6.18%) SaaS
4 29 (1.76%) npm
5 22 (1.33%) PaaS
6 20 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (0.85%) GitHub
8 13 (0.79%) Bluemix
8 13 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
9 12 (0.73%) Force.com
10 11 (0.67%) NuGet
11 9 (0.55%) Slack
12 8 (0.48%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
13 7 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.42%) Amazon Glacier
13 7 (0.42%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (0.36%) IaaS
15 5 (0.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 60 (3.63%) Internet
2 37 (2.24%) Firewall
3 36 (2.18%) LAN
4 34 (2.06%) WAN
5 20 (1.21%) Broadband
6 17 (1.03%) Intranet
6 17 (1.03%) Wireless
7 9 (0.55%) Network Security
8 7 (0.42%) VPN
9 6 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
10 5 (0.30%) Sourcefire
11 4 (0.24%) MVNO
12 3 (0.18%) HTTP
12 3 (0.18%) LTE
12 3 (0.18%) SMS
13 2 (0.12%) AMQP
13 2 (0.12%) GSM
13 2 (0.12%) SSL
13 2 (0.12%) UMTS
14 1 (0.061%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 366 (22.17%) SQL Server
2 206 (12.48%) NoSQL
3 86 (5.21%) MySQL
4 81 (4.91%) Big Data
5 62 (3.76%) SQL Server 2016
6 60 (3.63%) Relational Database
7 46 (2.79%) Oracle Database
8 37 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 30 (1.82%) HBase
10 30 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 28 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 28 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
12 26 (1.57%) RDBMS
13 23 (1.39%) MongoDB
14 20 (1.21%) Hadoop
14 20 (1.21%) Oracle Database 12c
14 20 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (0.79%) Power BI
16 12 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 294 (17.81%) Git (software)
2 131 (7.93%) Jenkins
3 121 (7.33%) Selenium
4 108 (6.54%) JIRA
5 75 (4.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 72 (4.36%) Subversion
7 67 (4.06%) Visual Studio
8 59 (3.57%) Maven
9 53 (3.21%) Cucumber
10 46 (2.79%) Jasmine
11 42 (2.54%) WebDriver
12 40 (2.42%) SpecFlow
13 32 (1.94%) JUnit
14 31 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 29 (1.76%) gulp
16 27 (1.64%) Eclipse
17 24 (1.45%) Bitbucket
17 24 (1.45%) RSpec
18 23 (1.39%) Sublime Text
18 23 (1.39%) TextMate
General
1 270 (16.35%) Finance
2 84 (5.09%) Telecoms
3 78 (4.72%) Marketing
4 72 (4.36%) Retail
5 41 (2.48%) Banking
6 26 (1.57%) Publishing
7 24 (1.45%) Advertising
8 21 (1.27%) Games
9 20 (1.21%) Law
10 17 (1.03%) Billing
11 13 (0.79%) Electronics
12 12 (0.73%) Legal
13 9 (0.55%) Digital Economy
14 7 (0.42%) Automotive
14 7 (0.42%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.42%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.42%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.36%) Arabic Language
16 3 (0.18%) Back Office
17 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 747 (45.25%) Developer
2 222 (13.45%) .NET Developer
3 177 (10.72%) Senior Developer
4 137 (8.30%) Analyst
5 127 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 96 (5.81%) C# Developer
7 92 (5.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 91 (5.51%) Project Manager
9 80 (4.85%) Architect
9 80 (4.85%) Software Engineer
10 76 (4.60%) Lead Developer
11 63 (3.82%) JavaScript Developer
12 61 (3.69%) PHP Developer
12 61 (3.69%) Software Developer
13 56 (3.39%) Web Developer
14 50 (3.03%) Business Analyst
15 49 (2.97%) C# .NET Developer
16 48 (2.91%) Java Engineer
16 48 (2.91%) Senior Java Developer
17 45 (2.73%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 459 (27.80%) HTML
2 438 (26.53%) .NET
3 432 (26.17%) CSS
4 283 (17.14%) AngularJS
5 258 (15.63%) ASP.NET
6 202 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 188 (11.39%) RESTful
8 172 (10.42%) REST
9 166 (10.05%) Node.js
10 154 (9.33%) React
11 145 (8.78%) Web Services
12 142 (8.60%) ASP.NET Web API
13 140 (8.48%) jQuery
14 134 (8.12%) WCF
15 132 (8.00%) HTML5
16 122 (7.39%) XML
17 113 (6.84%) JSON
18 97 (5.88%) .NET Framework
19 95 (5.75%) Spring
20 86 (5.21%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 117 (7.09%) Computer Science
1 117 (7.09%) User Experience
2 106 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 77 (4.66%) Greenfield Project
5 60 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
6 54 (3.27%) Fintech
7 38 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
8 29 (1.76%) Social Media
9 27 (1.64%) BBC
10 23 (1.39%) Virtual Team
11 17 (1.03%) Data Centre
12 16 (0.97%) Public Cloud
13 15 (0.91%) Management Information System
14 13 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
14 13 (0.79%) Private Cloud
15 12 (0.73%) Client/Server
15 12 (0.73%) iSeries
16 11 (0.67%) Algorithms
16 11 (0.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 206 (12.48%) Linux
2 169 (10.24%) Windows
3 51 (3.09%) Unix
4 30 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 28 (1.70%) Windows Server
6 24 (1.45%) Android
7 19 (1.15%) Ubuntu
8 16 (0.97%) Mac OS
9 14 (0.85%) CentOS
10 13 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.61%) Debian
12 7 (0.42%) DC/OS
12 7 (0.42%) Solaris
13 5 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.12%) SUSE
16 1 (0.061%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.061%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 518 (31.37%) Scrum
2 361 (21.87%) TDD
3 319 (19.32%) MVC
4 253 (15.32%) BDD
5 232 (14.05%) Test Automation
6 211 (12.78%) SDLC
7 200 (12.11%) DevOps
8 185 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
9 177 (10.72%) Software Engineering
10 161 (9.75%) OO
11 153 (9.27%) Mentoring
12 149 (9.02%) Web Development
13 142 (8.60%) Microservices
14 139 (8.42%) Unit Testing
15 135 (8.18%) Project Management
16 125 (7.57%) Front End Development
17 120 (7.27%) Open Source
18 119 (7.21%) Kanban
19 116 (7.03%) Problem-Solving
20 109 (6.60%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 569 (34.46%) JavaScript
2 487 (29.50%) C#
3 413 (25.02%) SQL
4 392 (23.74%) Java
5 190 (11.51%) Python
6 98 (5.94%) PHP
7 92 (5.57%) Ruby
8 85 (5.15%) C++
9 77 (4.66%) T-SQL
10 74 (4.48%) Scala
11 56 (3.39%) PowerShell
12 51 (3.09%) Java 8
13 48 (2.91%) TypeScript
14 39 (2.36%) Go
15 33 (2.00%) C
16 24 (1.45%) R
17 23 (1.39%) VB.NET
18 17 (1.03%) Shell Script
18 17 (1.03%) X++
19 16 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 250 (15.14%) Degree
2 76 (4.60%) ISTQB
3 75 (4.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 50 (3.03%) ISEB
5 41 (2.48%) Security Cleared
6 32 (1.94%) SC Cleared
7 29 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (1.51%) MCSE
9 23 (1.39%) Master's Degree
10 19 (1.15%) PMI Certification
11 17 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 13 (0.79%) MCSA
13 12 (0.73%) MCSD
14 9 (0.55%) AWS Certification
14 9 (0.55%) PMP
15 7 (0.42%) DV Cleared
15 7 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 6 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 5 (0.30%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (12.30%) QA
2 41 (2.48%) GDPR
2 41 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (1.33%) PMO
4 9 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.24%) PSD2
7 3 (0.18%) P3O
7 3 (0.18%) SLA
8 1 (0.061%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.061%) GCP
8 1 (0.061%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 90 (5.45%) Docker
2 27 (1.64%) HDFS
3 25 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (0.97%) Active Directory
6 15 (0.91%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.30%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.30%) Firmware
7 5 (0.30%) KVM
7 5 (0.30%) oVirt
7 5 (0.30%) RHEV
8 3 (0.18%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.18%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.12%) Snort
9 2 (0.12%) vSphere
10 1 (0.061%) Postfix
10 1 (0.061%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 87 (5.27%) Ansible
2 64 (3.88%) Kubernetes
3 40 (2.42%) Puppet
4 29 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (1.09%) HP ALM
6 16 (0.97%) Terraform
7 13 (0.79%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (0.42%) Nagios
8 7 (0.42%) Packer
9 5 (0.30%) Consul
10 4 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.24%) Kibana
10 4 (0.24%) Oozie
11 3 (0.18%) Cacti
11 3 (0.18%) Galera Cluster
11 3 (0.18%) Graphite
11 3 (0.18%) Graylog
11 3 (0.18%) Icinga
11 3 (0.18%) OpenNebula
11 3 (0.18%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 218 (13.20%) Microsoft
2 129 (7.81%) Oracle
3 66 (4.00%) Google
4 47 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
5 39 (2.36%) SAP
6 38 (2.30%) Apple
7 37 (2.24%) VMware
8 32 (1.94%) Facebook
9 27 (1.64%) Sony
9 27 (1.64%) Yahoo!
10 22 (1.33%) Capita
10 22 (1.33%) HP
11 21 (1.27%) IBM
12 19 (1.15%) Concur
12 19 (1.15%) Twitter
13 15 (0.91%) Atlassian
13 15 (0.91%) Sitecore
14 14 (0.85%) SaltStack
14 14 (0.85%) Xamarin
15 13 (0.79%) Citrix