Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,349 1,282 1,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 36.09% 33.79% 31.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.74% 36.50% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,145 1,116 933
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,760 £71,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,482 3,512 3,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.15% 92.57% 91.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,843 2,896 2,605
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Bristol

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bristol.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Bristol

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bristol over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Bristol

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Bristol

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 Bristol region over the 6 months to 25 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
Avonmouth 0 1 £42,500 +30.77%
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 498 (36.92%) Scrum
2 490 (36.32%) Java
3 439 (32.54%) C#
4 414 (30.69%) JavaScript
5 363 (26.91%) .NET
6 354 (26.24%) HTML
7 316 (23.42%) Finance
8 296 (21.94%) CSS
9 276 (20.46%) TDD
10 265 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
11 263 (19.50%) Software Engineering
12 261 (19.35%) SQL
13 242 (17.94%) Test Automation
14 223 (16.53%) SDLC
15 208 (15.42%) Microsoft
16 181 (13.42%) DevOps
17 176 (13.05%) Web Services
17 176 (13.05%) Git (software)
18 175 (12.97%) SQL Server
19 172 (12.75%) Python
20 166 (12.31%) Selenium
21 160 (11.86%) Degree
22 159 (11.79%) MVC
23 157 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
24 155 (11.49%) BDD
25 154 (11.42%) Linux
26 150 (11.12%) Marketing
26 150 (11.12%) AngularJS
26 150 (11.12%) Problem-Solving
27 148 (10.97%) User Experience

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 45 (3.34%) Elasticsearch
2 42 (3.11%) CMS
3 41 (3.04%) Apache
4 31 (2.30%) Apache Spark
4 31 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 23 (1.70%) Confluence
6 19 (1.41%) nginx
7 13 (0.96%) Drupal
7 13 (0.96%) SharePoint
8 12 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 11 (0.82%) Umbraco
9 11 (0.82%) WordPress
10 9 (0.67%) Joomla!
11 8 (0.59%) Alfresco
12 7 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 7 (0.52%) Apache Pig
12 7 (0.52%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.44%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.44%) IIS
14 5 (0.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 21 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
2 17 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (0.59%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.074%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.074%) InDesign
8 1 (0.074%) InVision
8 1 (0.074%) Maya
8 1 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.074%) OrCAD
8 1 (0.074%) Pixate
8 1 (0.074%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.15%) Magento
3 2 (0.15%) Maximo
4 1 (0.074%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.074%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 157 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
2 137 (10.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (2.08%) SaaS
5 23 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (1.70%) Amazon S3
6 22 (1.63%) Amazon Kinesis
7 19 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (1.19%) PaaS
8 16 (1.19%) Serverless
9 15 (1.11%) GitHub
10 13 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (0.96%) Office 365
11 10 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (0.74%) IaaS
12 9 (0.67%) npm
13 8 (0.59%) AWS OpsWorks
14 6 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
14 6 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (0.37%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 72 (5.34%) Internet
2 22 (1.63%) TCP/IP
3 19 (1.41%) HTTP
4 18 (1.33%) IPv4
4 18 (1.33%) IPv6
5 17 (1.26%) SMS
6 11 (0.82%) Extranet
6 11 (0.82%) Firewall
6 11 (0.82%) Wireless
7 10 (0.74%) Network Security
8 7 (0.52%) Broadband
9 6 (0.44%) Intranet
10 5 (0.37%) DNS
10 5 (0.37%) SSL
11 4 (0.30%) MQTT
11 4 (0.30%) SMTP
11 4 (0.30%) SNMP
12 2 (0.15%) VPN
13 1 (0.074%) HbbTV
13 1 (0.074%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 95 (7.04%) MySQL
3 83 (6.15%) NoSQL
4 75 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 65 (4.82%) Big Data
6 60 (4.45%) MongoDB
7 48 (3.56%) RDBMS
8 41 (3.04%) Hadoop
9 37 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
10 33 (2.45%) Neo4j
11 32 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
12 31 (2.30%) Redis
12 31 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
13 25 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
14 23 (1.70%) Oracle Database
15 22 (1.63%) Amazon Redshift
15 22 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 19 (1.41%) InfluxDB
17 17 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 176 (13.05%) Git (software)
2 166 (12.31%) Selenium
3 133 (9.86%) JIRA
4 122 (9.04%) JUnit
5 79 (5.86%) Jenkins
5 79 (5.86%) Maven
6 64 (4.74%) Protractor
6 64 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 61 (4.52%) Jasmine
8 60 (4.45%) TestNG
9 58 (4.30%) Subversion
10 55 (4.08%) Cucumber
11 46 (3.41%) PHPUnit
12 44 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 38 (2.82%) TeamCity
14 35 (2.59%) SpecFlow
14 35 (2.59%) WebDriver
15 31 (2.30%) Eclipse
15 31 (2.30%) Visual Studio
16 27 (2.00%) JMeter
General
1 316 (23.42%) Finance
2 150 (11.12%) Marketing
3 136 (10.08%) Telecoms
4 126 (9.34%) Electronics
5 116 (8.60%) Manufacturing
6 53 (3.93%) Retail
7 44 (3.26%) Games
8 32 (2.37%) Banking
9 12 (0.89%) Law
10 9 (0.67%) Legal
10 9 (0.67%) Military
11 8 (0.59%) Back Office
12 6 (0.44%) Advertising
12 6 (0.44%) Billing
13 3 (0.22%) Local Government
14 2 (0.15%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.074%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.074%) French Language
15 1 (0.074%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.074%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 532 (39.44%) Developer
2 177 (13.12%) Java Developer
3 160 (11.86%) .NET Developer
4 148 (10.97%) Analyst
5 147 (10.90%) Senior Developer
6 121 (8.97%) Software Engineer
7 115 (8.52%) Software Developer
8 97 (7.19%) Architect
9 95 (7.04%) C# Developer
10 80 (5.93%) C# .NET Developer
11 70 (5.19%) Test Analyst
12 56 (4.15%) PHP Developer
13 55 (4.08%) Business Analyst
13 55 (4.08%) Tester
14 54 (4.00%) Java Engineer
15 52 (3.85%) Project Manager
16 51 (3.78%) Lead Developer
16 51 (3.78%) Senior .NET Developer
17 47 (3.48%) Senior Java Developer
18 46 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (26.91%) .NET
2 354 (26.24%) HTML
3 296 (21.94%) CSS
4 176 (13.05%) Web Services
5 150 (11.12%) AngularJS
6 138 (10.23%) HTML5
7 127 (9.41%) REST
8 125 (9.27%) XML
9 111 (8.23%) ASP.NET
10 110 (8.15%) Spring
11 97 (7.19%) RESTful
12 91 (6.75%) React
13 85 (6.30%) Node.js
14 83 (6.15%) J2EE
14 83 (6.15%) jQuery
15 67 (4.97%) SOAP
16 59 (4.37%) Hibernate
17 52 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
18 45 (3.34%) CSS3
19 44 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 148 (10.97%) User Experience
2 117 (8.67%) Greenfield Project
3 105 (7.78%) Computer Science
4 99 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 25 (1.85%) Fintech
8 23 (1.70%) Management Information System
9 22 (1.63%) RIA
10 19 (1.41%) Public Cloud
11 17 (1.26%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
12 15 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
13 13 (0.96%) Virtual Team
14 12 (0.89%) Data Structures
15 10 (0.74%) Smart Home
16 9 (0.67%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.67%) Digital Media
16 9 (0.67%) Smart Meter
17 7 (0.52%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 154 (11.42%) Linux
2 71 (5.26%) Android
3 62 (4.60%) Apple iOS
4 46 (3.41%) Windows
5 43 (3.19%) Unix
6 26 (1.93%) CentOS
7 23 (1.70%) FreeBSD
8 9 (0.67%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.074%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (36.92%) Scrum
2 276 (20.46%) TDD
3 265 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
4 263 (19.50%) Software Engineering
5 242 (17.94%) Test Automation
6 223 (16.53%) SDLC
7 181 (13.42%) DevOps
8 159 (11.79%) MVC
9 155 (11.49%) BDD
10 150 (11.12%) Problem-Solving
11 140 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
12 138 (10.23%) OO
13 120 (8.90%) Digital Marketing
14 118 (8.75%) Programme Management
15 106 (7.86%) Open Source
16 101 (7.49%) Project Management
17 97 (7.19%) Web Development
18 94 (6.97%) Waterfall
19 93 (6.89%) Microservices
20 91 (6.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 490 (36.32%) Java
2 439 (32.54%) C#
3 414 (30.69%) JavaScript
4 261 (19.35%) SQL
5 172 (12.75%) Python
6 107 (7.93%) PHP
7 96 (7.12%) C++
8 84 (6.23%) C
9 63 (4.67%) Scala
10 60 (4.45%) Ruby
11 31 (2.30%) PowerShell
12 21 (1.56%) Bash Shell
12 21 (1.56%) TypeScript
13 19 (1.41%) T-SQL
13 19 (1.41%) VB.NET
14 18 (1.33%) Clojure
14 18 (1.33%) Groovy
15 15 (1.11%) Java 8
16 12 (0.89%) ES6
16 12 (0.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 160 (11.86%) Degree
2 99 (7.34%) Security Cleared
3 64 (4.74%) SC Cleared
4 34 (2.52%) DV Cleared
4 34 (2.52%) ISEB
5 32 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 27 (2.00%) ISTQB
7 19 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (0.82%) CITP
8 11 (0.82%) IIBA
9 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.44%) PMP
10 5 (0.37%) MCSA
10 5 (0.37%) MCSE
10 5 (0.37%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.30%) Chartered Engineer
12 3 (0.22%) CESG Certified Professional
12 3 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 2 (0.15%) PhD
13 2 (0.15%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (9.41%) QA
2 17 (1.26%) Data Quality
3 15 (1.11%) PMO
4 6 (0.44%) WCAG
5 5 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 15288
5 5 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (0.37%) SLA
6 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.22%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.15%) GDPR
8 2 (0.15%) MISRA
9 1 (0.074%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (6.15%) Docker
2 14 (1.04%) Hyper-V
3 12 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.74%) VMware Server
5 4 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 41 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
1 41 (3.04%) Puppet
2 25 (1.85%) Ansible
3 18 (1.33%) Icinga
3 18 (1.33%) Kubernetes
4 11 (0.82%) Terraform
5 9 (0.67%) HockeyApp
6 5 (0.37%) HP ALM
6 5 (0.37%) WMI
7 4 (0.30%) Cobbler
7 4 (0.30%) PTC Integrity
8 3 (0.22%) Kibana
9 2 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.15%) Graphite
9 2 (0.15%) logstash
9 2 (0.15%) Mesos
9 2 (0.15%) Packer
9 2 (0.15%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.15%) SCCM
9 2 (0.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 208 (15.42%) Microsoft
2 127 (9.41%) Oracle
3 118 (8.75%) SAP
4 64 (4.74%) Google
5 30 (2.22%) Atlassian
5 30 (2.22%) Red Hat
6 28 (2.08%) IBM
7 14 (1.04%) Informatica
8 13 (0.96%) Trillium
9 12 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (0.89%) Tableau
9 12 (0.89%) VMware
10 9 (0.67%) Adobe
11 7 (0.52%) HP
12 5 (0.37%) Cognos
12 5 (0.37%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.37%) Splunk
13 4 (0.30%) Cadence
13 4 (0.30%) Cognizant
13 4 (0.30%) PTC