Period
to 25 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Feb 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 1,259 1,311 1,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 35.75% 39.46% 30.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.22% 42.83% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,105 1,171 1,015
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,200
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 3,210 3,061 3,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.14% 92.14% 91.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,700 2,488 2,975
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 440 (34.95%) Java
2 413 (32.80%) JavaScript
3 409 (32.49%) C#
4 359 (28.51%) Scrum
5 336 (26.69%) HTML
6 323 (25.66%) .NET
7 314 (24.94%) Software Engineering
8 279 (22.16%) SQL
9 273 (21.68%) TDD
10 270 (21.45%) CSS
11 252 (20.02%) Test Automation
12 216 (17.16%) SQL Server
13 208 (16.52%) Finance
14 201 (15.97%) Degree
15 200 (15.89%) User Experience
16 198 (15.73%) AngularJS
17 187 (14.85%) BDD
18 185 (14.69%) Git (software)
19 177 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
20 171 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
21 168 (13.34%) ASP.NET
22 166 (13.19%) MVC
22 166 (13.19%) JIRA
23 160 (12.71%) OO
24 159 (12.63%) SDLC
25 155 (12.31%) HTML5
26 147 (11.68%) Open Source
27 146 (11.60%) Microsoft
28 142 (11.28%) Python
28 142 (11.28%) DevOps

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 49 (3.89%) Apache Spark
2 38 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
3 32 (2.54%) Tomcat
4 27 (2.14%) Apache
5 18 (1.43%) Apache Pig
6 17 (1.35%) WebSphere
7 16 (1.27%) Confluence
7 16 (1.27%) JBoss
7 16 (1.27%) SilverStripe
8 12 (0.95%) CMS
8 12 (0.95%) Mule
9 8 (0.64%) Alfresco
9 8 (0.64%) Jetty
9 8 (0.64%) Joomla!
10 7 (0.56%) Drupal
11 6 (0.48%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.40%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.40%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.16%) Autodesk Inventor
6 2 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.16%) Revit
7 1 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.079%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.079%) InDesign
7 1 (0.079%) InVision
Business Applications
1 6 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.40%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 177 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 139 (11.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (6.20%) SaaS
4 47 (3.73%) Amazon Kinesis
5 32 (2.54%) Amazon EMR
6 30 (2.38%) GitHub
7 25 (1.99%) IaaS
7 25 (1.99%) PaaS
8 22 (1.75%) npm
9 18 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
10 17 (1.35%) Google Play
10 17 (1.35%) Serverless
11 13 (1.03%) TestFlight
12 12 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (0.95%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.71%) Slack
14 8 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (0.56%) G Suite
16 5 (0.40%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 55 (4.37%) Wireless
2 24 (1.91%) Internet
3 20 (1.59%) HTTP
4 19 (1.51%) SMS
5 15 (1.19%) Firewall
5 15 (1.19%) VPN
6 14 (1.11%) MQTT
7 12 (0.95%) SSL
8 10 (0.79%) ISDN
8 10 (0.79%) MPLS
8 10 (0.79%) VLAN
8 10 (0.79%) VoIP
9 8 (0.64%) DNS
9 8 (0.64%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.40%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.40%) IP Telephony
10 5 (0.40%) Network Security
10 5 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.32%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (17.16%) SQL Server
2 109 (8.66%) Big Data
2 109 (8.66%) NoSQL
3 72 (5.72%) MongoDB
4 67 (5.32%) MySQL
5 52 (4.13%) Amazon Redshift
6 46 (3.65%) Relational Database
7 39 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
7 39 (3.10%) SQL Server 2016
8 31 (2.46%) Amazon Athena
8 31 (2.46%) BigQuery
8 31 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (2.38%) Power BI
10 26 (2.07%) Hadoop
11 25 (1.99%) RDBMS
12 22 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 20 (1.59%) Neo4j
14 18 (1.43%) Apache Hive
15 17 (1.35%) Impala
15 17 (1.35%) Presto
Development Applications
1 185 (14.69%) Git (software)
2 166 (13.19%) JIRA
3 96 (7.63%) JUnit
4 94 (7.47%) Selenium
5 88 (6.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 80 (6.35%) Jenkins
7 75 (5.96%) Calabash
8 73 (5.80%) Cucumber
9 59 (4.69%) Maven
10 54 (4.29%) Bitbucket
11 46 (3.65%) Visual Studio
12 44 (3.49%) Android Studio
13 42 (3.34%) Jasmine
13 42 (3.34%) SpecFlow
14 40 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
14 40 (3.18%) TeamCity
15 32 (2.54%) Mockito
15 32 (2.54%) Subversion
16 31 (2.46%) Gradle
17 28 (2.22%) Protractor
General
1 208 (16.52%) Finance
2 136 (10.80%) Electronics
3 75 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 68 (5.40%) Marketing
5 61 (4.85%) Manufacturing
6 49 (3.89%) Retail
7 47 (3.73%) Games
8 41 (3.26%) Banking
9 37 (2.94%) Advertising
10 15 (1.19%) Legal
11 11 (0.87%) Back Office
12 8 (0.64%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.48%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.48%) Online Betting
14 5 (0.40%) Law
14 5 (0.40%) Local Government
15 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.16%) Publishing
16 1 (0.079%) Automotive
16 1 (0.079%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 581 (46.15%) Developer
2 164 (13.03%) Java Developer
3 156 (12.39%) .NET Developer
4 124 (9.85%) Analyst
5 116 (9.21%) Senior Developer
6 98 (7.78%) C# Developer
7 96 (7.63%) Software Engineer
8 94 (7.47%) Software Developer
9 72 (5.72%) Business Analyst
10 65 (5.16%) C# .NET Developer
11 59 (4.69%) Java Engineer
12 56 (4.45%) Project Manager
13 51 (4.05%) Lead Developer
14 48 (3.81%) Senior Java Developer
15 47 (3.73%) Tester
16 43 (3.42%) Test Engineer
17 39 (3.10%) Architect
17 39 (3.10%) Java Software Engineer
17 39 (3.10%) Test Analyst
18 38 (3.02%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (26.69%) HTML
2 323 (25.66%) .NET
3 270 (21.45%) CSS
4 198 (15.73%) AngularJS
5 168 (13.34%) ASP.NET
6 155 (12.31%) HTML5
7 137 (10.88%) Node.js
8 128 (10.17%) Web Services
9 108 (8.58%) REST
10 101 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 100 (7.94%) Spring
12 89 (7.07%) React
13 86 (6.83%) RESTful
13 86 (6.83%) XML
14 80 (6.35%) jQuery
15 66 (5.24%) JSON
16 57 (4.53%) ASP.NET Web API
17 56 (4.45%) SOAP
17 56 (4.45%) WCF
18 54 (4.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 200 (15.89%) User Experience
2 90 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 56 (4.45%) Greenfield Project
5 51 (4.05%) Computer Science
6 48 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
7 25 (1.99%) Clustering
8 19 (1.51%) Embedded Systems
9 18 (1.43%) iPhone
10 17 (1.35%) Algorithms
11 15 (1.19%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.19%) Fintech
11 15 (1.19%) RIA
12 12 (0.95%) Internet of Things
12 12 (0.95%) Virtual Team
13 11 (0.87%) PMI
14 9 (0.71%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.64%) Management Information System
16 7 (0.56%) Public Cloud
17 6 (0.48%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 111 (8.82%) Linux
2 83 (6.59%) Android
3 61 (4.85%) Apple iOS
4 49 (3.89%) Windows
5 30 (2.38%) Unix
6 17 (1.35%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.40%) AIX
9 5 (0.40%) Solaris
10 3 (0.24%) FreeRTOS
10 3 (0.24%) SafeRTOS
11 2 (0.16%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.079%) CentOS
12 1 (0.079%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.079%) VMS
12 1 (0.079%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (28.51%) Scrum
2 314 (24.94%) Software Engineering
3 273 (21.68%) TDD
4 252 (20.02%) Test Automation
5 187 (14.85%) BDD
6 171 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
7 166 (13.19%) MVC
8 160 (12.71%) OO
9 159 (12.63%) SDLC
10 147 (11.68%) Open Source
11 142 (11.28%) DevOps
12 121 (9.61%) Microservices
13 115 (9.13%) Business Intelligence
14 106 (8.42%) Web Development
15 104 (8.26%) Project Management
16 87 (6.91%) Continuous Delivery
17 79 (6.27%) Continuous Improvement
18 76 (6.04%) Waterfall
19 73 (5.80%) Kanban
20 71 (5.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 440 (34.95%) Java
2 413 (32.80%) JavaScript
3 409 (32.49%) C#
4 279 (22.16%) SQL
5 142 (11.28%) Python
6 101 (8.02%) C++
7 95 (7.55%) Ruby
8 66 (5.24%) Scala
9 54 (4.29%) PHP
10 36 (2.86%) C
11 28 (2.22%) Objective-C
11 28 (2.22%) T-SQL
12 27 (2.14%) TypeScript
13 25 (1.99%) PowerShell
14 22 (1.75%) Bash Shell
15 18 (1.43%) Go
16 17 (1.35%) ES6
17 16 (1.27%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.64%) F#
19 7 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 201 (15.97%) Degree
2 58 (4.61%) Security Cleared
3 37 (2.94%) ISEB
4 27 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (1.67%) ISTQB
6 20 (1.59%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.79%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
10 7 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (0.40%) PhD
12 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.32%) PMP
12 4 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.16%) CCNA
13 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.16%) CITP
13 2 (0.16%) IIBA
13 2 (0.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.20%) QA
2 10 (0.79%) MISRA
3 7 (0.56%) SLA
4 5 (0.40%) ISO 22301
5 4 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.32%) GCP
5 4 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.24%) PMO
7 2 (0.16%) DO-160
7 2 (0.16%) DO-254
7 2 (0.16%) HL7
7 2 (0.16%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.079%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.079%) WCAG
System Software
1 78 (6.20%) Docker
2 16 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.03%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.87%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.079%) LXC
6 1 (0.079%) vCloud
6 1 (0.079%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 40 (3.18%) HockeyApp
2 29 (2.30%) Ansible
3 23 (1.83%) Puppet
4 18 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (1.03%) Kubernetes
6 11 (0.87%) Terraform
7 8 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.40%) Kibana
9 3 (0.24%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.16%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.16%) Salt
11 1 (0.079%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.079%) Nagios
11 1 (0.079%) Rancher
11 1 (0.079%) SCCM
11 1 (0.079%) Simian Army
11 1 (0.079%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 146 (11.60%) Microsoft
2 73 (5.80%) Atlassian
3 69 (5.48%) SAP
4 66 (5.24%) Oracle
5 46 (3.65%) Google
6 21 (1.67%) Tableau
6 21 (1.67%) VMware
7 19 (1.51%) Xamarin
8 16 (1.27%) Sitecore
9 10 (0.79%) Cadence
9 10 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.71%) Zend
11 6 (0.48%) CA Agile Central
11 6 (0.48%) EMC
12 5 (0.40%) Capita
12 5 (0.40%) Jaspersoft
12 5 (0.40%) New Relic
12 5 (0.40%) NGA Human Resources
13 4 (0.32%) IFS
14 3 (0.24%) F5