Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Bristol
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,321 1,325 1,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 35.81% 34.78% 34.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.18% 37.33% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,094 1,157 996
Bristol median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.42% +5.56% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,450 £73,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +6.02%

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 3,460 3,549 2,967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.79% 93.15% 92.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,783 2,931 2,530
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +7.32%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -2 2 £41,250 +26.92%
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 449 (33.99%) Scrum
2 433 (32.78%) Java
3 392 (29.67%) C#
4 382 (28.92%) JavaScript
5 342 (25.89%) .NET
6 329 (24.91%) Finance
7 314 (23.77%) HTML
8 273 (20.67%) TDD
9 272 (20.59%) Software Engineering
10 254 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
11 248 (18.77%) CSS
12 219 (16.58%) SQL
13 215 (16.28%) Microsoft
14 205 (15.52%) SDLC
15 197 (14.91%) Test Automation
16 190 (14.38%) Web Services
17 182 (13.78%) SQL Server
18 180 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
19 171 (12.94%) Marketing
20 166 (12.57%) Git (software)
21 165 (12.49%) DevOps
22 164 (12.41%) MVC
23 158 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
24 157 (11.88%) Telecoms
25 149 (11.28%) SAP
26 148 (11.20%) Microsoft Azure
27 144 (10.90%) Python
28 142 (10.75%) Electronics
28 142 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
29 140 (10.60%) AngularJS

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 34 (2.57%) CMS
2 31 (2.35%) Apache Spark
3 27 (2.04%) Apache
4 24 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 14 (1.06%) SharePoint
7 13 (0.98%) Confluence
8 12 (0.91%) Umbraco
9 9 (0.68%) Joomla!
9 9 (0.68%) WordPress
10 8 (0.61%) Alfresco
10 8 (0.61%) JBoss
10 8 (0.61%) nginx
10 8 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (0.53%) Drupal
12 6 (0.45%) IIS
12 6 (0.45%) Jetty
13 5 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.38%) EPiServer
Applications
1 25 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.30%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.076%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.076%) Maya
9 1 (0.076%) OrCAD
9 1 (0.076%) Simulink
9 1 (0.076%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.15%) Magento
4 1 (0.076%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.076%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 180 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
2 148 (11.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (4.01%) Cloud Computing
4 38 (2.88%) SaaS
5 28 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 22 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 18 (1.36%) GitHub
8 16 (1.21%) Slack
9 15 (1.14%) PaaS
10 13 (0.98%) IaaS
11 11 (0.83%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 7 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
14 7 (0.53%) npm
15 6 (0.45%) Basecamp
15 6 (0.45%) G Suite
15 6 (0.45%) Office 365
15 6 (0.45%) Serverless
16 4 (0.30%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 76 (5.75%) Internet
2 19 (1.44%) HTTP
3 17 (1.29%) Firewall
4 9 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.61%) Broadband
6 7 (0.53%) Intranet
6 7 (0.53%) SSL
6 7 (0.53%) Wireless
7 6 (0.45%) DNS
7 6 (0.45%) Extranet
7 6 (0.45%) Network Security
8 5 (0.38%) IPv4
8 5 (0.38%) IPv6
9 4 (0.30%) SMS
9 4 (0.30%) SMTP
9 4 (0.30%) SNMP
10 3 (0.23%) MQTT
11 2 (0.15%) Modbus
11 2 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.15%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (13.78%) SQL Server
2 96 (7.27%) MySQL
3 77 (5.83%) Relational Database
4 61 (4.62%) MongoDB
5 59 (4.47%) NoSQL
6 51 (3.86%) Big Data
7 49 (3.71%) RDBMS
8 45 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
9 36 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
11 28 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (2.04%) Hadoop
13 26 (1.97%) Redis
14 25 (1.89%) Oracle Database
15 23 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 19 (1.44%) SAP Data Services
18 14 (1.06%) DB2
18 14 (1.06%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 166 (12.57%) Git (software)
2 134 (10.14%) Selenium
3 109 (8.25%) JIRA
4 97 (7.34%) Maven
5 75 (5.68%) Jenkins
6 69 (5.22%) JUnit
7 58 (4.39%) Subversion
8 52 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 47 (3.56%) PHPUnit
10 42 (3.18%) Cucumber
11 41 (3.10%) WebDriver
12 40 (3.03%) Protractor
13 36 (2.73%) Jasmine
14 34 (2.57%) SpecFlow
15 33 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 33 (2.50%) TestNG
16 32 (2.42%) TeamCity
17 28 (2.12%) Eclipse
18 23 (1.74%) JMeter
19 21 (1.59%) Ant
General
1 329 (24.91%) Finance
2 171 (12.94%) Marketing
3 157 (11.88%) Telecoms
4 142 (10.75%) Electronics
5 135 (10.22%) Manufacturing
6 67 (5.07%) Retail
7 34 (2.57%) Games
8 24 (1.82%) Banking
9 10 (0.76%) Law
10 7 (0.53%) Back Office
10 7 (0.53%) Legal
10 7 (0.53%) Military
11 6 (0.45%) Billing
11 6 (0.45%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.30%) Advertising
13 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.15%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.076%) French Language
14 1 (0.076%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 499 (37.77%) Developer
2 145 (10.98%) .NET Developer
3 139 (10.52%) Senior Developer
3 139 (10.52%) Software Engineer
4 138 (10.45%) Java Developer
5 133 (10.07%) Analyst
6 105 (7.95%) Architect
7 94 (7.12%) Software Developer
8 81 (6.13%) C# Developer
9 74 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
10 65 (4.92%) Test Analyst
11 62 (4.69%) PHP Developer
12 57 (4.31%) Project Manager
13 55 (4.16%) Senior Software Engineer
14 54 (4.09%) Tester
15 52 (3.94%) Business Analyst
15 52 (3.94%) Technical Architect
16 46 (3.48%) Java Engineer
16 46 (3.48%) Senior .NET Developer
17 45 (3.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (25.89%) .NET
2 314 (23.77%) HTML
3 248 (18.77%) CSS
4 190 (14.38%) Web Services
5 140 (10.60%) AngularJS
6 130 (9.84%) HTML5
7 118 (8.93%) XML
8 117 (8.86%) ASP.NET
9 111 (8.40%) REST
10 110 (8.33%) RESTful
11 106 (8.02%) Node.js
12 103 (7.80%) Spring
13 93 (7.04%) React
14 84 (6.36%) J2EE
15 67 (5.07%) jQuery
16 63 (4.77%) SOAP
17 53 (4.01%) Hibernate
18 47 (3.56%) ASP.NET MVC
18 47 (3.56%) XHTML
19 39 (2.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 136 (10.30%) User Experience
2 119 (9.01%) Greenfield Project
3 98 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
4 91 (6.89%) Computer Science
5 40 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 29 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (2.04%) Fintech
8 25 (1.89%) Management Information System
9 24 (1.82%) RIA
10 21 (1.59%) Public Cloud
11 17 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
12 15 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
12 15 (1.14%) Smart Home
13 14 (1.06%) Smart Meter
14 12 (0.91%) Blog
14 12 (0.91%) Virtual Team
15 10 (0.76%) Digital Media
16 8 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
17 7 (0.53%) Algorithms
17 7 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 135 (10.22%) Linux
2 71 (5.37%) Android
3 69 (5.22%) Apple iOS
4 54 (4.09%) Windows
5 51 (3.86%) Unix
6 16 (1.21%) CentOS
7 11 (0.83%) FreeBSD
7 11 (0.83%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.15%) DC/OS
10 2 (0.15%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.076%) AIX
11 1 (0.076%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (33.99%) Scrum
2 273 (20.67%) TDD
3 272 (20.59%) Software Engineering
4 254 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 205 (15.52%) SDLC
6 197 (14.91%) Test Automation
7 165 (12.49%) DevOps
8 164 (12.41%) MVC
9 158 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
10 142 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
11 139 (10.52%) Digital Marketing
12 138 (10.45%) Programme Management
13 134 (10.14%) OO
14 121 (9.16%) BDD
15 104 (7.87%) Waterfall
16 103 (7.80%) Microservices
17 101 (7.65%) Mentoring
17 101 (7.65%) Open Source
18 97 (7.34%) Web Development
19 94 (7.12%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 433 (32.78%) Java
2 392 (29.67%) C#
3 382 (28.92%) JavaScript
4 219 (16.58%) SQL
5 144 (10.90%) Python
6 99 (7.49%) PHP
7 89 (6.74%) C++
8 72 (5.45%) C
9 56 (4.24%) Ruby
10 51 (3.86%) Scala
11 34 (2.57%) PowerShell
12 25 (1.89%) Bash Shell
13 20 (1.51%) Java 8
14 18 (1.36%) T-SQL
14 18 (1.36%) VB.NET
15 17 (1.29%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.06%) Clojure
17 11 (0.83%) Apple Swift
18 9 (0.68%) ABAP
18 9 (0.68%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 132 (9.99%) Degree
2 101 (7.65%) Security Cleared
3 54 (4.09%) SC Cleared
4 30 (2.27%) ISEB
5 28 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
6 26 (1.97%) DV Cleared
7 25 (1.89%) ISTQB
8 15 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (0.68%) CITP
9 9 (0.68%) IIBA
10 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.61%) PMP
11 7 (0.53%) MCSA
11 7 (0.53%) MCSE
11 7 (0.53%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.45%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.30%) Chartered Engineer
14 3 (0.23%) CESG Certified Professional
15 2 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
15 2 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (8.55%) QA
2 17 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.21%) SLA
4 14 (1.06%) PMO
5 5 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 15288
5 5 (0.38%) WCAG
6 4 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.23%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.15%) GDPR
8 2 (0.15%) MISRA
9 1 (0.076%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (5.75%) Docker
2 10 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.76%) Hyper-V
2 10 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.45%) VMware Server
4 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (2.04%) Puppet
2 26 (1.97%) Kubernetes
3 23 (1.74%) Ansible
4 19 (1.44%) Terraform
5 5 (0.38%) HP ALM
5 5 (0.38%) Icinga
5 5 (0.38%) WMI
6 4 (0.30%) Graphite
6 4 (0.30%) Packer
6 4 (0.30%) PTC Integrity
7 3 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (0.23%) Kibana
7 3 (0.23%) SCCM
7 3 (0.23%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.15%) Grafana
8 2 (0.15%) logstash
8 2 (0.15%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.076%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.076%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 215 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 149 (11.28%) SAP
3 120 (9.08%) Oracle
4 53 (4.01%) Google
5 20 (1.51%) IBM
5 20 (1.51%) Red Hat
6 19 (1.44%) VMware
7 16 (1.21%) Informatica
8 13 (0.98%) Atlassian
8 13 (0.98%) Trillium
9 10 (0.76%) Adobe
10 8 (0.61%) Cognos
11 7 (0.53%) HP
12 6 (0.45%) Splunk
13 5 (0.38%) Cadence
13 5 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.38%) Tableau
13 5 (0.38%) Workday
13 5 (0.38%) Zend
14 4 (0.30%) PTC