Period
to 17 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,191 1,329 1,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.34% 23.63% 24.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.95% 25.59% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1,085 1,518
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,969 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +7.30% -

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 4,420 5,194 5,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 90.31% 92.35% 89.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,451 4,084 4,767
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £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 17 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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 +2 576 £60,000 +4.35% 79
Bracknell -2 115 £60,000 - 33
Maidenhead +7 84 £52,500 -4.55% 11
Slough +1 81 £57,500 - 22
Newbury -2 66 £55,000 - 27
Ascot +4 22 £43,772 +4.04% 2
Wokingham -15 18 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Windsor +10 9 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Thatcham -5 3 £35,000 -9.09%
Crowthorne -1 2 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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.

1 338 (28.38%) Scrum
2 284 (23.85%) Java
3 269 (22.59%) JavaScript
4 233 (19.56%) DevOps
5 222 (18.64%) C#
6 218 (18.30%) TDD
7 201 (16.88%) Test Automation
8 188 (15.79%) .NET
9 187 (15.70%) Software Engineering
10 184 (15.45%) HTML
11 179 (15.03%) CSS
12 178 (14.95%) SQL
13 177 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
14 175 (14.69%) Azure
14 175 (14.69%) AWS
15 169 (14.19%) QA
16 150 (12.59%) Git (software)
17 145 (12.17%) JIRA
18 144 (12.09%) Web Services
19 142 (11.92%) SaaS
20 140 (11.75%) Finance
21 139 (11.67%) Docker
22 138 (11.59%) Microsoft
23 131 (11.00%) Waterfall
23 131 (11.00%) BDD
24 130 (10.92%) Project Management
25 129 (10.83%) AngularJS
26 124 (10.41%) Degree
27 123 (10.33%) Python
28 122 (10.24%) Continuous Integration

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 88 (7.39%) Confluence
2 33 (2.77%) Apache
3 31 (2.60%) Tomcat
4 24 (2.02%) CMS
5 19 (1.60%) SharePoint
6 17 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (1.26%) Apache Spark
8 10 (0.84%) Apache Solr
8 10 (0.84%) WebLogic
9 9 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (0.67%) IIS
11 7 (0.59%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.59%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.50%) Drupal
12 6 (0.50%) WordPress
13 5 (0.42%) Red Hat Fuse
14 4 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
14 4 (0.34%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.34%) Jetty
14 4 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 36 (3.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (2.10%) Microsoft Project
3 22 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
6 19 (1.60%) Photoshop
7 15 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
8 14 (1.18%) Adobe XD
9 13 (1.09%) Sketch
10 6 (0.50%) InVision
11 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.17%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.17%) UXPin
12 2 (0.17%) Zeplin
13 1 (0.084%) Figma
13 1 (0.084%) Gliffy
13 1 (0.084%) InDesign
13 1 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.67%) NetSuite
2 6 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.084%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.084%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.084%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.084%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.084%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.084%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 175 (14.69%) AWS
1 175 (14.69%) Azure
2 142 (11.92%) SaaS
3 35 (2.94%) GCP
4 31 (2.60%) GitHub
5 25 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (1.51%) Office 365
6 18 (1.51%) PaaS
7 16 (1.34%) Power Platform
8 14 (1.18%) Heroku
9 13 (1.09%) Serverless
10 10 (0.84%) Amazon Cognito
10 10 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
10 10 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
11 9 (0.76%) Amazon ECS
11 9 (0.76%) Boomi
12 7 (0.59%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.59%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (0.50%) WeChat
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.26%) LAN
2 13 (1.09%) Internet
3 10 (0.84%) WAN
4 9 (0.76%) SMS
5 8 (0.67%) ZigBee
6 7 (0.59%) DNS
6 7 (0.59%) Firewall
6 7 (0.59%) Radio Access Network
6 7 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.42%) DHCP
7 5 (0.42%) NAS
7 5 (0.42%) SAN
8 4 (0.34%) Broadband
8 4 (0.34%) HTTP
8 4 (0.34%) STUN
8 4 (0.34%) VoIP
8 4 (0.34%) VPN
9 3 (0.25%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.25%) SMTP
9 3 (0.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (8.48%) SQL Server
2 55 (4.62%) MySQL
3 49 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
4 33 (2.77%) Big Data
5 27 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 25 (2.10%) NoSQL
7 17 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (1.34%) Redis
9 14 (1.18%) MongoDB
10 13 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.09%) Power BI
11 12 (1.01%) Hadoop
12 11 (0.92%) RDBMS
13 10 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (0.76%) Data Lake
14 9 (0.76%) Data Mining
15 7 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
16 5 (0.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 150 (12.59%) Git (software)
2 145 (12.17%) JIRA
3 113 (9.49%) Jenkins
4 71 (5.96%) Selenium
5 54 (4.53%) Cucumber
6 46 (3.86%) Maven
7 41 (3.44%) SoapUI
8 36 (3.02%) Mocha
9 32 (2.69%) JUnit
10 31 (2.60%) WebDriver
11 27 (2.27%) Subversion
12 25 (2.10%) Jasmine
12 25 (2.10%) Visual Studio
13 20 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
14 19 (1.60%) Bitbucket
14 19 (1.60%) Mockito
15 17 (1.43%) DbUnit
15 17 (1.43%) Gradle
16 16 (1.34%) JMeter
16 16 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 140 (11.75%) Finance
2 87 (7.30%) Retail
3 79 (6.63%) Public Sector
4 57 (4.79%) Telecoms
5 40 (3.36%) Marketing
6 34 (2.85%) Automotive
7 22 (1.85%) Advertising
7 22 (1.85%) Games
8 19 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (1.51%) Back Office
10 12 (1.01%) Banking
10 12 (1.01%) Legal
11 9 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.67%) Publishing
13 6 (0.50%) Electronics
14 5 (0.42%) Law
15 4 (0.34%) Billing
16 3 (0.25%) Local Government
17 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.17%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 352 (29.55%) Developer
2 105 (8.82%) Java Developer
3 100 (8.40%) Software Engineer
4 95 (7.98%) Project Manager
5 73 (6.13%) .NET Developer
6 71 (5.96%) Analyst
7 69 (5.79%) Senior Developer
8 68 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 55 (4.62%) Software Developer
10 48 (4.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 47 (3.95%) C# Developer
12 46 (3.86%) Architect
13 41 (3.44%) Senior Manager
13 41 (3.44%) Tester
14 39 (3.27%) Business Analyst
14 39 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
14 39 (3.27%) Product Manager
15 37 (3.11%) Senior Software Engineer
15 37 (3.11%) Team Leader
16 34 (2.85%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (15.79%) .NET
2 184 (15.45%) HTML
3 179 (15.03%) CSS
4 144 (12.09%) Web Services
5 129 (10.83%) AngularJS
6 114 (9.57%) Spring
7 97 (8.14%) React
8 88 (7.39%) Node.js
9 78 (6.55%) HTML5
10 77 (6.47%) RESTful
11 70 (5.88%) REST
12 64 (5.37%) ASP.NET
13 63 (5.29%) jQuery
14 62 (5.21%) .NET Core
15 54 (4.53%) CSS3
16 43 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC
16 43 (3.61%) ASP.NET Web API
17 39 (3.27%) Hibernate
17 39 (3.27%) SOAP
18 38 (3.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 87 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (6.13%) User Experience
3 43 (3.61%) Mobile App
3 43 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
4 41 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (2.27%) Cloud Native
6 24 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (1.51%) NHS
8 14 (1.18%) Social Media
9 13 (1.09%) Algorithms
10 12 (1.01%) Driving Licence
10 12 (1.01%) iPad
10 12 (1.01%) Public Cloud
11 9 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (0.67%) Data Centre
12 8 (0.67%) Smart Meter
13 7 (0.59%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.59%) Robotics
13 7 (0.59%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 111 (9.32%) Linux
2 60 (5.04%) Windows
3 32 (2.69%) Android
4 29 (2.43%) Apple iOS
5 23 (1.93%) Windows Server
6 15 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.18%) Unix
8 9 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.42%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.34%) CentOS
11 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.084%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (28.38%) Scrum
2 233 (19.56%) DevOps
3 218 (18.30%) TDD
4 201 (16.88%) Test Automation
5 187 (15.70%) Software Engineering
6 177 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
7 131 (11.00%) BDD
7 131 (11.00%) Waterfall
8 130 (10.92%) Project Management
9 122 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
10 121 (10.16%) Mentoring
11 109 (9.15%) Microservices
12 105 (8.82%) SDLC
13 92 (7.72%) Computer Science
14 82 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 79 (6.63%) Kanban
15 79 (6.63%) MVC
16 74 (6.21%) PRINCE2
17 66 (5.54%) ITIL
18 64 (5.37%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 284 (23.85%) Java
2 269 (22.59%) JavaScript
3 222 (18.64%) C#
4 178 (14.95%) SQL
5 123 (10.33%) Python
6 65 (5.46%) C++
7 46 (3.86%) PHP
8 39 (3.27%) Bash Shell
9 35 (2.94%) C
10 33 (2.77%) Ruby
11 29 (2.43%) Scala
12 28 (2.35%) Java 8
13 26 (2.18%) Apex Code
14 25 (2.10%) PowerShell
15 19 (1.60%) T-SQL
16 18 (1.51%) TypeScript
17 16 (1.34%) Kotlin
18 13 (1.09%) Apple Swift
19 11 (0.92%) Perl
20 10 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 124 (10.41%) Degree
2 109 (9.15%) Security Cleared
3 106 (8.90%) SC Cleared
4 51 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 38 (3.19%) PMP
6 31 (2.60%) ISEB
7 30 (2.52%) ISTQB
8 14 (1.18%) APMP
9 12 (1.01%) PMI Certification
10 11 (0.92%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.42%) ACCA
12 5 (0.42%) CIMA
12 5 (0.42%) MCSE
13 4 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.34%) MCP
13 4 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.25%) DBS Check
14 3 (0.25%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (14.19%) QA
2 24 (2.02%) SLA
3 12 (1.01%) GDPR
4 11 (0.92%) EMIR
4 11 (0.92%) MiFID
4 11 (0.92%) Solvency II
5 9 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.67%) PMO
7 7 (0.59%) COBIT
7 7 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.42%) NIST
9 4 (0.34%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.17%) ISO 22301
11 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.084%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.084%) GAAP
12 1 (0.084%) WCAG
System Software
1 139 (11.67%) Docker
2 21 (1.76%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.92%) oVirt
4 11 (0.92%) RHEV
5 10 (0.84%) vSphere
6 6 (0.50%) XenApp
7 5 (0.42%) Postfix
8 4 (0.34%) Kamailio
8 4 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.25%) NFS
9 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.25%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.084%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.084%) HDFS
10 1 (0.084%) vCloud
10 1 (0.084%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 92 (7.72%) Kubernetes
2 72 (6.05%) Terraform
3 61 (5.12%) Ansible
4 42 (3.53%) Puppet
5 29 (2.43%) HP ALM
6 21 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (1.26%) Docker Swarm
8 14 (1.18%) SCCM
9 13 (1.09%) SCOM
10 10 (0.84%) MIIS
11 9 (0.76%) Packer
11 9 (0.76%) WSUS
12 6 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
13 5 (0.42%) SELinux
14 4 (0.34%) Grafana
14 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
15 3 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
15 3 (0.25%) vRealize
16 2 (0.17%) Icinga
17 1 (0.084%) Kibana
Vendors
1 138 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 52 (4.37%) Oracle
3 44 (3.69%) Salesforce.com
4 42 (3.53%) Sage
5 36 (3.02%) HP
6 32 (2.69%) Google
6 32 (2.69%) VMware
7 27 (2.27%) CA
7 27 (2.27%) Delphix
8 24 (2.02%) SAP
9 19 (1.60%) Atlassian
10 15 (1.26%) Adobe
11 13 (1.09%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.92%) Dell
13 10 (0.84%) hybris
13 10 (0.84%) Remedy
13 10 (0.84%) Sitecore
14 6 (0.50%) Citrix
15 5 (0.42%) IBM
15 5 (0.42%) Informatica