Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,398 1,602 1,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.47% 24.31% 18.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.53% 27.40% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,146 1,496 1,338
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - -
10th Percentile £38,125 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.32% - +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 5,269 5,847 7,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 92.21% 88.73% 90.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,115 4,663 5,370
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,070 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -1 456 £57,500 +15.00% 96
Bracknell +5 219 £62,500 +11.11% 28
Newbury +2 195 £55,000 +18.28% 34
Slough 0 171 £57,500 +35.29% 15
Maidenhead -12 143 £55,000 - 19
Wokingham +17 51 £57,750 +65.00% 11
Windsor -2 5 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Crowthorne - 5 £55,000 -
Hungerford - 4 £70,000 - 3
Ascot -5 2 £38,750 -18.42% 10
Thatcham +4 1 £34,500 -21.14%
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 511 (36.55%) Scrum
2 474 (33.91%) JavaScript
3 344 (24.61%) Java
4 330 (23.61%) CSS
5 316 (22.60%) HTML
6 260 (18.60%) AngularJS
7 258 (18.45%) Microsoft Azure
8 256 (18.31%) Degree
9 250 (17.88%) TDD
10 248 (17.74%) .NET
11 245 (17.53%) Microsoft
12 241 (17.24%) C#
13 232 (16.60%) SQL
14 230 (16.45%) Test Automation
15 214 (15.31%) DevOps
16 209 (14.95%) Finance
16 209 (14.95%) Software Engineering
17 201 (14.38%) Git (software)
18 200 (14.31%) Microservices
19 196 (14.02%) SQL Server
20 190 (13.59%) BDD
21 186 (13.30%) Continuous Integration
22 181 (12.95%) React
23 168 (12.02%) Amazon AWS
23 168 (12.02%) Web Services
24 158 (11.30%) Jenkins
25 156 (11.16%) Project Management
26 150 (10.73%) REST
27 147 (10.52%) Linux
28 146 (10.44%) HTML5

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 52 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (3.51%) IIS
3 48 (3.43%) Tomcat
4 32 (2.29%) Confluence
5 28 (2.00%) CMS
6 21 (1.50%) Apache
6 21 (1.50%) Apache Spark
7 17 (1.22%) SharePoint
8 13 (0.93%) Apache Solr
9 11 (0.79%) nginx
9 11 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
9 11 (0.79%) SAS
10 10 (0.72%) Alfresco
10 10 (0.72%) EPiServer
11 9 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (0.64%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.50%) Drupal
12 7 (0.50%) WordPress
13 6 (0.43%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.64%) SPSS
6 8 (0.57%) Stata
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.072%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.072%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.072%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.072%) InVision
Business Applications
1 11 (0.79%) SAP CO
1 11 (0.79%) SAP FI
1 11 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.36%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 5 (0.36%) SAP SD
4 5 (0.36%) SAP SRM
5 4 (0.29%) Scribe Insight
6 2 (0.14%) Magento
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.072%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.072%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.072%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 258 (18.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 168 (12.02%) Amazon AWS
3 102 (7.30%) SaaS
4 45 (3.22%) GitHub
5 41 (2.93%) Serverless
6 32 (2.29%) PaaS
7 27 (1.93%) npm
8 26 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 18 (1.29%) IaaS
10 12 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (0.86%) Office 365
11 10 (0.72%) Azure Functions
11 10 (0.72%) Firebase
12 9 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
14 7 (0.50%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
15 6 (0.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.72%) DNS
2 22 (1.57%) Firewall
3 18 (1.29%) HTTP
4 12 (0.86%) DHCP
5 10 (0.72%) SNMP
5 10 (0.72%) VPN
6 9 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
7 8 (0.57%) Internet
8 7 (0.50%) LAN
8 7 (0.50%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.50%) WAN
9 6 (0.43%) FCoE
9 6 (0.43%) Network Security
10 4 (0.29%) MVNO
10 4 (0.29%) SCCP
10 4 (0.29%) Wireless
11 3 (0.21%) Broadband
11 3 (0.21%) Intranet
11 3 (0.21%) SAN
11 3 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 104 (7.44%) NoSQL
3 91 (6.51%) Relational Database
4 72 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
5 66 (4.72%) MySQL
6 63 (4.51%) Big Data
7 58 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 56 (4.01%) SAP BW
9 44 (3.15%) RDBMS
10 36 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (2.22%) MongoDB
12 25 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
15 18 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 17 (1.22%) Power BI
17 16 (1.14%) CouchDB
17 16 (1.14%) Oracle Database
18 15 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
18 15 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 201 (14.38%) Git (software)
2 158 (11.30%) Jenkins
3 98 (7.01%) JIRA
4 80 (5.72%) Maven
5 59 (4.22%) Selenium
6 54 (3.86%) Visual Studio
7 46 (3.29%) Subversion
8 44 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 40 (2.86%) Eclipse
10 39 (2.79%) Gradle
11 32 (2.29%) Cucumber
12 28 (2.00%) IntelliJ
13 27 (1.93%) NUnit
14 26 (1.86%) SpecFlow
15 24 (1.72%) webpack
16 21 (1.50%) Jasmine
16 21 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
17 18 (1.29%) JUnit
18 17 (1.22%) WebDriver
19 16 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 209 (14.95%) Finance
2 100 (7.15%) Telecoms
3 86 (6.15%) Marketing
4 69 (4.94%) Retail
5 43 (3.08%) Manufacturing
6 28 (2.00%) Advertising
7 27 (1.93%) Banking
7 27 (1.93%) Electronics
8 26 (1.86%) Legal
9 18 (1.29%) Automotive
10 11 (0.79%) Law
11 10 (0.72%) Games
12 7 (0.50%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.43%) Back Office
14 4 (0.29%) Digital Economy
14 4 (0.29%) Publishing
15 3 (0.21%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.14%) Military
17 1 (0.072%) French Language
17 1 (0.072%) German Language
Job Titles
1 534 (38.20%) Developer
2 151 (10.80%) Java Developer
3 139 (9.94%) Senior Developer
4 131 (9.37%) Analyst
5 77 (5.51%) DevOps Engineer
6 75 (5.36%) Development Manager
7 72 (5.15%) Business Analyst
8 71 (5.08%) Software Developer
9 69 (4.94%) .NET Developer
10 62 (4.43%) Project Manager
11 57 (4.08%) Data Engineer
12 53 (3.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 51 (3.65%) Software Manager
14 49 (3.51%) Lead Developer
15 48 (3.43%) Software Engineer
16 47 (3.36%) Software Development Manager
17 46 (3.29%) Architect
18 45 (3.22%) PHP Developer
18 45 (3.22%) Scrum Master
19 44 (3.15%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (23.61%) CSS
2 316 (22.60%) HTML
3 260 (18.60%) AngularJS
4 248 (17.74%) .NET
5 181 (12.95%) React
6 168 (12.02%) Web Services
7 150 (10.73%) REST
8 146 (10.44%) HTML5
9 126 (9.01%) Node.js
10 124 (8.87%) jQuery
11 118 (8.44%) Spring
12 105 (7.51%) ASP.NET
13 94 (6.72%) CSS3
14 92 (6.58%) XML
15 79 (5.65%) RESTful
16 72 (5.15%) .NET Framework
17 67 (4.79%) ASP.NET Web API
18 61 (4.36%) Angular 2
19 59 (4.22%) SOAP
20 52 (3.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.08%) User Experience
2 103 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (5.87%) FMCG
4 58 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
5 47 (3.36%) Fintech
6 43 (3.08%) Algorithms
7 39 (2.79%) Mobile App
8 31 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
9 29 (2.07%) Driving Licence
10 24 (1.72%) Data Structures
10 24 (1.72%) Social Media
11 23 (1.65%) Management Information System
12 22 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
13 15 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
14 11 (0.79%) N-Tier
14 11 (0.79%) Robotics
15 10 (0.72%) Public Cloud
16 9 (0.64%) Data Centre
16 9 (0.64%) Graphic Design
16 9 (0.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 147 (10.52%) Linux
2 107 (7.65%) Windows
3 59 (4.22%) Unix
4 21 (1.50%) CentOS
5 19 (1.36%) Windows Server
6 18 (1.29%) Apple iOS
7 17 (1.22%) Android
8 16 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (1.00%) Ubuntu
9 14 (1.00%) Windows 10
10 11 (0.79%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.79%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.50%) Windows Phone
11 7 (0.50%) Windows Phone 8
12 4 (0.29%) DC/OS
13 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.14%) VMS
14 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.072%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 511 (36.55%) Scrum
2 250 (17.88%) TDD
3 230 (16.45%) Test Automation
4 214 (15.31%) DevOps
5 209 (14.95%) Software Engineering
6 200 (14.31%) Microservices
7 190 (13.59%) BDD
8 186 (13.30%) Continuous Integration
9 156 (11.16%) Project Management
10 140 (10.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 138 (9.87%) Analytics
12 137 (9.80%) MVC
13 135 (9.66%) SDLC
13 135 (9.66%) Waterfall
14 116 (8.30%) Mentoring
15 115 (8.23%) OO
16 113 (8.08%) Web Development
17 107 (7.65%) Problem-Solving
18 92 (6.58%) Front End Development
19 90 (6.44%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 474 (33.91%) JavaScript
2 344 (24.61%) Java
3 241 (17.24%) C#
4 232 (16.60%) SQL
5 115 (8.23%) Python
6 72 (5.15%) PHP
7 51 (3.65%) TypeScript
8 47 (3.36%) Bash Shell
9 39 (2.79%) Java 8
9 39 (2.79%) PowerShell
10 32 (2.29%) T-SQL
10 32 (2.29%) VB.NET
11 31 (2.22%) C
12 29 (2.07%) C++
13 27 (1.93%) Scala
14 26 (1.86%) Go
15 24 (1.72%) Shell Script
16 15 (1.07%) Ruby
17 14 (1.00%) Cython
18 12 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 256 (18.31%) Degree
2 48 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (2.65%) ISEB
4 29 (2.07%) Security Cleared
5 23 (1.65%) Numerate Degree
6 20 (1.43%) CISSP
7 17 (1.22%) DV Cleared
7 17 (1.22%) ISTQB
8 15 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (1.07%) SSCP
9 10 (0.72%) CISM
9 10 (0.72%) SC Cleared
10 9 (0.64%) Master's Degree
10 9 (0.64%) MCSE
10 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (0.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 8 (0.57%) CCSP
11 8 (0.57%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (9.66%) QA
2 33 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (2.29%) ISO 9001
4 24 (1.72%) PCI DSS
5 18 (1.29%) ISO 14001
6 13 (0.93%) GDPR
7 8 (0.57%) GAMP
7 8 (0.57%) PMO
8 7 (0.50%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.36%) PSD2
10 4 (0.29%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.29%) SLA
11 3 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.14%) WCAG
13 1 (0.072%) GAAP
System Software
1 134 (9.59%) Docker
2 45 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (1.93%) oVirt
3 27 (1.93%) RHEV
4 20 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (1.07%) Active Directory
6 12 (0.86%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (0.72%) Firmware
9 6 (0.43%) HDFS
9 6 (0.43%) NFS
9 6 (0.43%) Samba
9 6 (0.43%) Varnish
9 6 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.43%) VMware NSX
10 4 (0.29%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.29%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.29%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 91 (6.51%) Kubernetes
2 68 (4.86%) Ansible
3 67 (4.79%) Puppet
4 49 (3.51%) Terraform
5 33 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.14%) Nagios
7 11 (0.79%) SCCM
7 11 (0.79%) WSUS
8 8 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (0.57%) Rundeck
9 7 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.50%) vCenter Server
10 6 (0.43%) HP ALM
10 6 (0.43%) Kibana
11 5 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.29%) Mesos
12 4 (0.29%) Oozie
12 4 (0.29%) Packer
12 4 (0.29%) Rancher
12 4 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 245 (17.53%) Microsoft
2 110 (7.87%) SAP
3 69 (4.94%) Oracle
4 54 (3.86%) VMware
5 38 (2.72%) Google
6 33 (2.36%) Atlassian
7 24 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
7 24 (1.72%) Tableau
8 19 (1.36%) Red Hat
9 12 (0.86%) HP
10 11 (0.79%) Autodesk
11 9 (0.64%) Adobe
11 9 (0.64%) ServiceNow
11 9 (0.64%) Xamarin
12 8 (0.57%) Citrix
12 8 (0.57%) IBM
13 6 (0.43%) EMC
13 6 (0.43%) NetApp
13 6 (0.43%) Qualys
13 6 (0.43%) SolarWinds