Period
to 3 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 3 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 422 626 801
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 35.08% 23.17% 22.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.75% 24.63% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 424 620 779
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £74,750 £75,000 £76,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,118 2,542 3,284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 92.93% 94.08% 91.96%
Number of salaries quoted 961 2,204 2,342
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £76,225
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Birmingham

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Birmingham

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Birmingham over the 6 months to 3 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 188 (44.55%) Azure
2 171 (40.52%) DevOps
3 150 (35.55%) JavaScript
4 124 (29.38%) Microservices
5 110 (26.07%) .NET
6 99 (23.46%) AWS
7 97 (22.99%) Scrum
8 92 (21.80%) SQL
9 90 (21.33%) C#
9 90 (21.33%) TDD
10 88 (20.85%) REST
11 81 (19.19%) Microsoft
12 72 (17.06%) CSS
12 72 (17.06%) Terraform
13 71 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
14 70 (16.59%) AngularJS
14 70 (16.59%) HTML
15 69 (16.35%) React
16 67 (15.88%) Docker
16 67 (15.88%) Node.js
17 66 (15.64%) SaaS
17 66 (15.64%) Kubernetes
18 65 (15.40%) Test Automation
18 65 (15.40%) Python
19 57 (13.51%) NoSQL
19 57 (13.51%) Mentoring
20 55 (13.03%) Software Engineering
21 54 (12.80%) Fintech
22 53 (12.56%) Degree
23 52 (12.32%) Git (software)

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 26 (6.16%) Confluence
2 22 (5.21%) CMS
3 17 (4.03%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.84%) IIS
5 11 (2.61%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.66%) GlassFish
6 7 (1.66%) JBoss
6 7 (1.66%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.95%) Kentico
8 4 (0.95%) WordPress
9 3 (0.71%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.47%) Drupal
10 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.24%) Camunda
11 1 (0.24%) Mule
11 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (4.03%) InVision
1 17 (4.03%) Sketch
2 16 (3.79%) Figma
3 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.66%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 7 (1.66%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.18%) Odoo
4 4 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 188 (44.55%) Azure
2 99 (23.46%) AWS
3 66 (15.64%) SaaS
4 39 (9.24%) GitHub
5 35 (8.29%) GCP
6 29 (6.87%) Serverless
7 27 (6.40%) AWS Lambda
8 25 (5.92%) PaaS
9 17 (4.03%) Power Platform
10 14 (3.32%) IaaS
11 10 (2.37%) npm
11 10 (2.37%) OpenShift
12 8 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (1.90%) Office 365
13 7 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (1.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
15 5 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
16 3 (0.71%) Power Automate
16 3 (0.71%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.37%) AMQP
2 2 (0.47%) DNS
2 2 (0.47%) Firewall
2 2 (0.47%) Intranet
2 2 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.24%) Broadband
3 1 (0.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.51%) NoSQL
2 52 (12.32%) SQL Server
3 42 (9.95%) MongoDB
4 24 (5.69%) Redis
5 14 (3.32%) Power BI
5 14 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.13%) Cosmos DB
7 9 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.90%) Big Data
8 8 (1.90%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.42%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.18%) MySQL
11 3 (0.71%) BigQuery
11 3 (0.71%) Bigtable
11 3 (0.71%) Cloud Spanner
12 2 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 52 (12.32%) Git (software)
2 48 (11.37%) Jenkins
3 34 (8.06%) JIRA
4 23 (5.45%) TeamCity
5 22 (5.21%) Bitbucket
6 21 (4.98%) GitLab
7 20 (4.74%) Visual Studio
8 19 (4.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (4.03%) Selenium
10 16 (3.79%) Octopus Deploy
11 14 (3.32%) JUnit
12 12 (2.84%) Mockito
13 11 (2.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 11 (2.61%) Visual Studio Team System
14 10 (2.37%) Artifactory
14 10 (2.37%) gulp
14 10 (2.37%) jspm
15 9 (2.13%) Moq
15 9 (2.13%) MSTest
15 9 (2.13%) NUnit
General
1 45 (10.66%) Public Sector
2 40 (9.48%) Finance
3 16 (3.79%) Marketing
4 11 (2.61%) Retail
5 10 (2.37%) Games
6 9 (2.13%) Law
7 6 (1.42%) Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Automotive
8 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.24%) Local Government
8 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.24%) Social Housing
8 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 131 (31.04%) Developer
2 52 (12.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (7.58%) Architect
4 31 (7.35%) Analyst
5 25 (5.92%) Senior Developer
6 24 (5.69%) Designer
6 24 (5.69%) Project Manager
7 22 (5.21%) Azure Engineer
7 22 (5.21%) Full Stack Developer
7 22 (5.21%) Lead Developer
8 20 (4.74%) Business Analyst
9 18 (4.27%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 18 (4.27%) Java Developer
10 17 (4.03%) Software Engineer
10 17 (4.03%) UX Designer
11 15 (3.55%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 14 (3.32%) .NET Developer
12 14 (3.32%) Python Engineer
12 14 (3.32%) React Developer
13 13 (3.08%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (26.07%) .NET
2 88 (20.85%) REST
3 72 (17.06%) CSS
4 70 (16.59%) AngularJS
4 70 (16.59%) HTML
5 69 (16.35%) React
6 67 (15.88%) Node.js
7 40 (9.48%) .NET Framework
8 38 (9.00%) jQuery
9 33 (7.82%) .NET Core
10 30 (7.11%) Spring
11 29 (6.87%) Django
11 29 (6.87%) Flask
12 28 (6.64%) Vue.js
13 25 (5.92%) ASP.NET
14 21 (4.98%) Jest
15 20 (4.74%) Kafka
15 20 (4.74%) Spring Boot
16 18 (4.27%) JSON
16 18 (4.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.82%) User Experience
2 21 (4.98%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.74%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (3.32%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.61%) Cloud Native
6 10 (2.37%) Private Cloud
7 7 (1.66%) W3C
8 6 (1.42%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.95%) Blog
9 4 (0.95%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.95%) Social Media
10 3 (0.71%) Mobile Games
10 3 (0.71%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.47%) FMCG
11 2 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.47%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.47%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.24%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.53%) Linux
2 31 (7.35%) Windows
3 12 (2.84%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.37%) Android
4 10 (2.37%) CentOS
4 10 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.42%) Unix
7 2 (0.47%) AIX
7 2 (0.47%) Solaris
8 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (40.52%) DevOps
2 124 (29.38%) Microservices
3 97 (22.99%) Scrum
4 90 (21.33%) TDD
5 71 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (15.40%) Test Automation
7 57 (13.51%) Mentoring
8 55 (13.03%) Software Engineering
9 54 (12.80%) Fintech
10 50 (11.85%) MVC
10 50 (11.85%) Project Management
11 48 (11.37%) BDD
12 43 (10.19%) Open Source
12 43 (10.19%) SDLC
13 35 (8.29%) Collaborative Working
14 33 (7.82%) Continuous Delivery
14 33 (7.82%) Problem-Solving
15 30 (7.11%) Front End Development
16 26 (6.16%) Customer-Centricity
17 25 (5.92%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 150 (35.55%) JavaScript
2 92 (21.80%) SQL
3 90 (21.33%) C#
4 65 (15.40%) Python
5 46 (10.90%) Java
6 40 (9.48%) PowerShell
7 21 (4.98%) T-SQL
7 21 (4.98%) TypeScript
8 20 (4.74%) Go
9 16 (3.79%) Java 8
10 15 (3.55%) ES6
11 12 (2.84%) Ruby
12 10 (2.37%) PHP
13 7 (1.66%) Apex Code
14 6 (1.42%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.42%) Perl
15 5 (1.18%) C++
16 3 (0.71%) C
17 2 (0.47%) Kotlin
17 2 (0.47%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (12.56%) Degree
2 46 (10.90%) SC Cleared
2 46 (10.90%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.90%) AWS Certification
4 5 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.47%) APMP
5 2 (0.47%) IIBA
5 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.24%) CCAB
6 1 (0.24%) CISM
6 1 (0.24%) CISSP
6 1 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.24%) HND
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.87%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.71%) PMO
4 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) GDPR
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (0.24%) NCSC
5 1 (0.24%) P3O
5 1 (0.24%) PMBOK
System Software
1 67 (15.88%) Docker
2 6 (1.42%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) Varnish
4 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 72 (17.06%) Terraform
2 66 (15.64%) Kubernetes
3 41 (9.72%) Puppet
4 37 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (6.40%) Ansible
6 11 (2.61%) MIIS
6 11 (2.61%) Single Sign-On
7 9 (2.13%) Rancher
8 8 (1.90%) Grafana
8 8 (1.90%) Graphite
8 8 (1.90%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.95%) Packer
10 3 (0.71%) Consul
10 3 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.47%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.47%) Nagios
12 1 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
12 1 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 81 (19.19%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.16%) Oracle
3 15 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (3.32%) Google
5 13 (3.08%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.13%) Cadence
7 8 (1.90%) IBM
8 7 (1.66%) SAP
9 6 (1.42%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.42%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.42%) Splunk
10 5 (1.18%) Apple
10 5 (1.18%) Infor
10 5 (1.18%) Sage
11 4 (0.95%) VMware
12 3 (0.71%) Broadcom
12 3 (0.71%) HubSpot
13 2 (0.47%) Adobe
13 2 (0.47%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.47%) SonicWALL