Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,573 1,411 1,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.19% 22.35% 18.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.80% 25.53% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,355 1,250 1,554
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 5,869 5,527 7,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 90.26% 87.55% 90.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4,723 4,314 6,254
Berkshire median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,250 £27,500 £30,663
90th Percentile £75,000 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +1 488 £55,000 +10.00% 65
Maidenhead -2 216 £55,000 -4.35% 25
Bracknell +7 197 £62,250 +24.50% 32
Slough +1 186 £60,000 +49.07% 21
Newbury 0 170 £52,500 +12.90% 25
Wokingham +13 59 £40,000 +14.29% 11
Windsor -8 30 £49,000 -2.00%
Ascot -4 21 £50,000 -9.09%
Crowthorne - 5 £55,000 -
Hungerford +18 4 £58,000 -3.33%
Thatcham +3 2 £34,500 -34.29%
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 536 (34.08%) JavaScript
2 507 (32.23%) Scrum
3 395 (25.11%) CSS
4 385 (24.48%) Java
5 375 (23.84%) HTML
6 364 (23.14%) SQL
7 338 (21.49%) C#
8 332 (21.11%) .NET
9 325 (20.66%) AngularJS
10 307 (19.52%) Finance
11 276 (17.55%) Software Engineering
12 269 (17.10%) TDD
13 267 (16.97%) SQL Server
14 243 (15.45%) Microsoft
15 242 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
16 235 (14.94%) Git (software)
17 231 (14.69%) BDD
18 230 (14.62%) Degree
19 213 (13.54%) Jenkins
20 211 (13.41%) MVC
21 208 (13.22%) DevOps
22 206 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
23 204 (12.97%) Test Automation
24 186 (11.82%) React
25 181 (11.51%) REST
26 174 (11.06%) ASP.NET
27 168 (10.68%) HTML5
27 168 (10.68%) Front End Development
28 166 (10.55%) Web Services
29 164 (10.43%) jQuery

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 54 (3.43%) CMS
2 49 (3.12%) Tomcat
3 35 (2.23%) IIS
4 30 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (1.40%) Confluence
6 21 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 20 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.08%) Drupal
9 15 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
10 12 (0.76%) SharePoint
11 11 (0.70%) Apache
11 11 (0.70%) Apache Spark
11 11 (0.70%) JBoss
12 10 (0.64%) EPiServer
12 10 (0.64%) NServiceBus
12 10 (0.64%) WordPress
13 9 (0.57%) OpenStack
13 9 (0.57%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.51%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 37 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
5 15 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.19%) HipChat
7 1 (0.064%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.064%) InVision
Business Applications
1 27 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.38%) SAP CO
2 6 (0.38%) SAP FI
2 6 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.25%) Scribe Insight
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.064%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.064%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.064%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.064%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.064%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 242 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 162 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
3 77 (4.90%) SaaS
4 39 (2.48%) PaaS
5 30 (1.91%) Serverless
6 27 (1.72%) GitHub
7 24 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 22 (1.40%) npm
8 22 (1.40%) Office 365
9 21 (1.34%) Dynamics 365
10 19 (1.21%) IaaS
11 12 (0.76%) Akamai
11 12 (0.76%) IBM Cloud
12 11 (0.70%) Azure Functions
13 9 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (0.38%) iPaaS
15 5 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 5 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.32%) OpenShift
16 4 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.23%) Internet
2 23 (1.46%) Firewall
3 15 (0.95%) LAN
4 14 (0.89%) Broadband
4 14 (0.89%) WAN
4 14 (0.89%) Wireless
5 13 (0.83%) Intranet
6 7 (0.45%) Network Security
7 6 (0.38%) SAN
8 5 (0.32%) MVNO
8 5 (0.32%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (0.25%) AMQP
9 4 (0.25%) DNS
9 4 (0.25%) VoIP
10 3 (0.19%) SCCP
11 2 (0.13%) GPRS
11 2 (0.13%) GSM
11 2 (0.13%) HTTP
11 2 (0.13%) SSL
11 2 (0.13%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (16.97%) SQL Server
2 137 (8.71%) NoSQL
3 86 (5.47%) Relational Database
4 84 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
5 81 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
6 72 (4.58%) MySQL
7 61 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 57 (3.62%) Big Data
9 56 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 44 (2.80%) RDBMS
11 40 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 38 (2.42%) Power BI
12 38 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 29 (1.84%) MongoDB
14 28 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
15 26 (1.65%) SAP BW
16 22 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 22 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
17 20 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
18 19 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 235 (14.94%) Git (software)
2 213 (13.54%) Jenkins
3 103 (6.55%) Maven
4 93 (5.91%) Visual Studio
5 89 (5.66%) JIRA
6 84 (5.34%) Subversion
7 70 (4.45%) Selenium
8 68 (4.32%) Eclipse
9 60 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 52 (3.31%) Gradle
11 45 (2.86%) Cucumber
12 38 (2.42%) webpack
13 34 (2.16%) IntelliJ
14 25 (1.59%) Bitbucket
14 25 (1.59%) SpecFlow
14 25 (1.59%) TeamCity
15 23 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
15 23 (1.46%) WebDriver
16 21 (1.34%) gulp
17 20 (1.27%) JUnit
General
1 307 (19.52%) Finance
2 91 (5.79%) Telecoms
3 87 (5.53%) Marketing
4 77 (4.90%) Retail
5 44 (2.80%) Banking
6 29 (1.84%) Automotive
6 29 (1.84%) Manufacturing
7 26 (1.65%) Advertising
8 23 (1.46%) Electronics
9 15 (0.95%) Games
10 14 (0.89%) Publishing
11 13 (0.83%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.64%) Legal
13 7 (0.45%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.38%) Military
15 5 (0.32%) Law
15 5 (0.32%) Local Government
16 4 (0.25%) Back Office
16 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 651 (41.39%) Developer
2 167 (10.62%) Java Developer
3 142 (9.03%) Analyst
4 138 (8.77%) Senior Developer
5 116 (7.37%) Software Engineer
6 108 (6.87%) .NET Developer
7 95 (6.04%) Project Manager
8 89 (5.66%) Development Manager
9 87 (5.53%) Lead Developer
10 83 (5.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 81 (5.15%) Software Developer
12 80 (5.09%) C# Developer
13 76 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
14 70 (4.45%) JavaScript Developer
15 66 (4.20%) Business Analyst
16 54 (3.43%) Architect
17 53 (3.37%) Angular Developer
17 53 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
18 50 (3.18%) PHP Developer
19 44 (2.80%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 395 (25.11%) CSS
2 375 (23.84%) HTML
3 332 (21.11%) .NET
4 325 (20.66%) AngularJS
5 186 (11.82%) React
6 181 (11.51%) REST
7 174 (11.06%) ASP.NET
8 168 (10.68%) HTML5
9 166 (10.55%) Web Services
10 164 (10.43%) jQuery
11 112 (7.12%) Spring
12 108 (6.87%) CSS3
13 105 (6.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 105 (6.68%) Node.js
14 103 (6.55%) Angular 2
15 100 (6.36%) ASP.NET Web API
16 87 (5.53%) RESTful
17 75 (4.77%) JSON
18 73 (4.64%) .NET Framework
19 70 (4.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 127 (8.07%) User Experience
2 119 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (5.09%) Computer Science
4 76 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
5 63 (4.01%) Greenfield Project
6 53 (3.37%) Mobile App
7 51 (3.24%) Fintech
8 49 (3.12%) Social Media
9 32 (2.03%) FMCG
10 28 (1.78%) Management Information System
11 26 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
12 21 (1.34%) Algorithms
13 19 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
13 19 (1.21%) Robotics
14 18 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
15 17 (1.08%) PMI
15 17 (1.08%) Virtual Team
16 14 (0.89%) Driving Licence
16 14 (0.89%) Mainframe
17 13 (0.83%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 162 (10.30%) Linux
2 127 (8.07%) Windows
3 37 (2.35%) Unix
4 21 (1.34%) Android
5 18 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 15 (0.95%) CentOS
6 15 (0.95%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.83%) Windows Server
8 12 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (0.64%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.25%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.25%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.13%) DC/OS
12 2 (0.13%) Debian
13 1 (0.064%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.064%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (32.23%) Scrum
2 276 (17.55%) Software Engineering
3 269 (17.10%) TDD
4 231 (14.69%) BDD
5 211 (13.41%) MVC
6 208 (13.22%) DevOps
7 206 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
8 204 (12.97%) Test Automation
9 168 (10.68%) Front End Development
10 160 (10.17%) Microservices
11 159 (10.11%) SDLC
12 157 (9.98%) OO
13 150 (9.54%) Project Management
14 133 (8.46%) Problem-Solving
15 126 (8.01%) Mentoring
16 124 (7.88%) Web Development
17 123 (7.82%) Waterfall
18 116 (7.37%) Unit Testing
19 108 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
20 97 (6.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 536 (34.08%) JavaScript
2 385 (24.48%) Java
3 364 (23.14%) SQL
4 338 (21.49%) C#
5 111 (7.06%) Python
6 80 (5.09%) Java 8
7 73 (4.64%) PHP
8 67 (4.26%) T-SQL
9 60 (3.81%) C++
10 49 (3.12%) TypeScript
11 39 (2.48%) PowerShell
11 39 (2.48%) Scala
12 36 (2.29%) Bash Shell
13 31 (1.97%) Ruby
14 24 (1.53%) C
15 22 (1.40%) Go
15 22 (1.40%) R
16 21 (1.34%) Kotlin
17 20 (1.27%) VB.NET
18 17 (1.08%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 230 (14.62%) Degree
2 58 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (2.42%) ISEB
4 34 (2.16%) Security Cleared
5 32 (2.03%) PMI Certification
6 28 (1.78%) ISTQB
7 22 (1.40%) PMP
8 18 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 17 (1.08%) Numerate Degree
9 17 (1.08%) SC Cleared
10 16 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 15 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (0.89%) MCSE
13 13 (0.83%) Master's Degree
14 12 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.64%) DV Cleared
16 7 (0.45%) MCSA
16 7 (0.45%) MCSD
17 6 (0.38%) CISM
17 6 (0.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (9.73%) QA
2 33 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (1.59%) PMO
4 20 (1.27%) Data Quality
5 19 (1.21%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.57%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.32%) GDPR
8 5 (0.32%) P3O
9 4 (0.25%) PMBOK
9 4 (0.25%) PSD2
10 2 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.13%) GAAP
10 2 (0.13%) SLA
10 2 (0.13%) WCAG
11 1 (0.064%) IFRS
System Software
1 117 (7.44%) Docker
2 43 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (2.10%) oVirt
4 28 (1.78%) RHEV
5 18 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (0.95%) Firmware
7 12 (0.76%) HDFS
8 10 (0.64%) KVM
9 9 (0.57%) Active Directory
9 9 (0.57%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.25%) Xen
10 4 (0.25%) XenServer
11 3 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.13%) Varnish
12 2 (0.13%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.13%) vSphere
13 1 (0.064%) Snort
13 1 (0.064%) zsh
Systems Management
1 91 (5.79%) Ansible
2 77 (4.90%) Kubernetes
3 64 (4.07%) Puppet
4 48 (3.05%) Terraform
5 46 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.83%) Nagios
7 9 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
7 9 (0.57%) Kibana
8 8 (0.51%) Packer
9 7 (0.45%) Consul
9 7 (0.45%) Grafana
9 7 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (0.32%) Graphite
10 5 (0.32%) Graylog
10 5 (0.32%) Icinga
10 5 (0.32%) rkt
11 4 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (0.25%) Rundeck
11 4 (0.25%) SCCM
11 4 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 243 (15.45%) Microsoft
2 92 (5.85%) Oracle
3 89 (5.66%) SAP
4 58 (3.69%) Atlassian
5 45 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 44 (2.80%) VMware
7 38 (2.42%) IBM
8 23 (1.46%) Tableau
9 20 (1.27%) Red Hat
10 16 (1.02%) ServiceNow
10 16 (1.02%) Sitecore
11 14 (0.89%) Cadence
11 14 (0.89%) Informatica
12 13 (0.83%) Google
13 10 (0.64%) Citrix
13 10 (0.64%) HP
13 10 (0.64%) Xamarin
14 6 (0.38%) Cisco
14 6 (0.38%) Netezza
14 6 (0.38%) SaltStack