Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,178 1,313 1,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 33.45% 35.96% 38.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.36% 38.62% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1,154 1,104
Bristol median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,650 £31,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%

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 3,331 3,400 3,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 94.58% 93.13% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,650 2,808 2,469
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,025 £67,500 £71,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 - 1 £40,000 -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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.

1 398 (33.79%) Java
2 379 (32.17%) Scrum
3 346 (29.37%) JavaScript
4 321 (27.25%) C#
5 291 (24.70%) Software Engineering
6 270 (22.92%) .NET
7 269 (22.84%) Finance
8 245 (20.80%) TDD
9 241 (20.46%) HTML
10 231 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
11 202 (17.15%) SQL
12 185 (15.70%) Amazon AWS
13 183 (15.53%) CSS
14 174 (14.77%) Web Services
15 163 (13.84%) Test Automation
16 158 (13.41%) Marketing
17 152 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
17 152 (12.90%) DevOps
18 149 (12.65%) SQL Server
19 148 (12.56%) Git (software)
20 147 (12.48%) Electronics
21 146 (12.39%) Microsoft
21 146 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
21 146 (12.39%) SDLC
22 142 (12.05%) SAP
22 142 (12.05%) OO
23 139 (11.80%) Problem-Solving
24 137 (11.63%) Telecoms
25 135 (11.46%) Digital Marketing
26 132 (11.21%) MVC

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 30 (2.55%) Apache Spark
2 25 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (1.78%) CMS
4 17 (1.44%) Tomcat
5 15 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 14 (1.19%) Apache
7 12 (1.02%) IIS
8 9 (0.76%) JBoss
8 9 (0.76%) Umbraco
9 7 (0.59%) Confluence
10 6 (0.51%) Jetty
11 5 (0.42%) WordPress
12 4 (0.34%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.25%) NetWeaver
13 3 (0.25%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.17%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.17%) Drupal
14 2 (0.17%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.17%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
1 15 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.34%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.085%) Maya
8 1 (0.085%) OrCAD
8 1 (0.085%) Simulink
8 1 (0.085%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.17%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.085%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.085%) Magento
5 1 (0.085%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 185 (15.70%) Amazon AWS
2 146 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 28 (2.38%) SaaS
6 26 (2.21%) Slack
7 25 (2.12%) AWS CloudFormation
8 21 (1.78%) GitHub
9 11 (0.93%) OpenShift
10 10 (0.85%) IaaS
11 9 (0.76%) Loggly
12 8 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (0.59%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.59%) PaaS
14 6 (0.51%) Basecamp
14 6 (0.51%) G Suite
15 5 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.42%) Office 365
16 4 (0.34%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 60 (5.09%) Internet
2 21 (1.78%) HTTP
3 17 (1.44%) Firewall
4 15 (1.27%) Wireless
5 8 (0.68%) Broadband
6 7 (0.59%) SSL
7 6 (0.51%) Intranet
8 5 (0.42%) Network Security
9 4 (0.34%) Link 16
9 4 (0.34%) Link 22
9 4 (0.34%) Tactical Data Link
10 3 (0.25%) Extranet
11 2 (0.17%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.17%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.17%) LAN
11 2 (0.17%) Modbus
11 2 (0.17%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.17%) WAN
11 2 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.17%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (12.65%) SQL Server
2 81 (6.88%) MySQL
3 57 (4.84%) MongoDB
4 53 (4.50%) Relational Database
5 50 (4.24%) Big Data
5 50 (4.24%) NoSQL
6 45 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
7 34 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (2.63%) RDBMS
9 29 (2.46%) Redis
10 23 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
10 23 (1.95%) Hadoop
11 22 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (1.53%) Oracle Database
14 17 (1.44%) DB2
15 15 (1.27%) SAP Data Services
16 13 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 13 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 148 (12.56%) Git (software)
2 86 (7.30%) JIRA
3 83 (7.05%) Maven
3 83 (7.05%) Selenium
4 54 (4.58%) Jenkins
5 53 (4.50%) JUnit
6 46 (3.90%) Subversion
6 46 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 41 (3.48%) Cucumber
8 35 (2.97%) PHPUnit
9 33 (2.80%) SpecFlow
10 29 (2.46%) Visual Studio
11 28 (2.38%) TeamCity
11 28 (2.38%) WebDriver
12 22 (1.87%) Protractor
13 21 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 21 (1.78%) Jasmine
14 19 (1.61%) Eclipse
15 18 (1.53%) Bitbucket
15 18 (1.53%) ReSharper
General
1 269 (22.84%) Finance
2 158 (13.41%) Marketing
3 147 (12.48%) Electronics
4 137 (11.63%) Telecoms
5 129 (10.95%) Manufacturing
6 58 (4.92%) Retail
7 21 (1.78%) Games
7 21 (1.78%) Legal
8 18 (1.53%) Banking
8 18 (1.53%) Law
9 14 (1.19%) Military
10 11 (0.93%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.42%) Back Office
11 5 (0.42%) Billing
11 5 (0.42%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.25%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.17%) Advertising
14 1 (0.085%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.085%) Front Office
14 1 (0.085%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 440 (37.35%) Developer
2 151 (12.82%) Software Engineer
3 122 (10.36%) Analyst
4 113 (9.59%) .NET Developer
5 111 (9.42%) Senior Developer
6 109 (9.25%) Java Developer
7 74 (6.28%) Architect
8 72 (6.11%) Software Developer
9 65 (5.52%) Senior Software Engineer
10 62 (5.26%) Project Manager
11 59 (5.01%) C# Developer
12 57 (4.84%) Test Analyst
13 55 (4.67%) C# .NET Developer
14 52 (4.41%) PHP Developer
15 49 (4.16%) Tester
16 45 (3.82%) Technical Architect
17 44 (3.74%) Java Engineer
18 43 (3.65%) Java Software Engineer
19 42 (3.57%) Lead Developer
20 39 (3.31%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (22.92%) .NET
2 241 (20.46%) HTML
3 183 (15.53%) CSS
4 174 (14.77%) Web Services
5 109 (9.25%) REST
6 107 (9.08%) ASP.NET
6 107 (9.08%) Node.js
7 103 (8.74%) HTML5
8 102 (8.66%) AngularJS
9 97 (8.23%) React
10 93 (7.89%) Spring
11 91 (7.72%) RESTful
12 81 (6.88%) XML
13 77 (6.54%) J2EE
14 70 (5.94%) SOAP
15 57 (4.84%) jQuery
16 51 (4.33%) Hibernate
17 43 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
17 43 (3.65%) XHTML
18 40 (3.40%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 115 (9.76%) User Experience
2 104 (8.83%) Greenfield Project
3 72 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (2.55%) Mobile App
5 24 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (1.95%) Fintech
7 22 (1.87%) Blog
8 21 (1.78%) RIA
9 17 (1.44%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
10 15 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.10%) Smart Home
12 12 (1.02%) Algorithms
12 12 (1.02%) Public Cloud
12 12 (1.02%) Smart Meter
13 7 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.59%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.51%) Social Media
15 5 (0.42%) Cyberthreat
15 5 (0.42%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 104 (8.83%) Linux
2 79 (6.71%) Android
3 71 (6.03%) Apple iOS
4 46 (3.90%) Windows
5 45 (3.82%) Unix
6 10 (0.85%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.68%) CentOS
7 8 (0.68%) FreeBSD
8 5 (0.42%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.34%) DC/OS
9 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.085%) AIX
11 1 (0.085%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (32.17%) Scrum
2 291 (24.70%) Software Engineering
3 245 (20.80%) TDD
4 231 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
5 163 (13.84%) Test Automation
6 152 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 152 (12.90%) DevOps
7 146 (12.39%) SDLC
8 142 (12.05%) OO
9 139 (11.80%) Problem-Solving
10 135 (11.46%) Digital Marketing
11 132 (11.21%) MVC
12 131 (11.12%) Programme Management
13 119 (10.10%) Microservices
14 111 (9.42%) BDD
15 98 (8.32%) Web Development
16 91 (7.72%) Continuous Delivery
17 78 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
17 78 (6.62%) Open Source
18 77 (6.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 398 (33.79%) Java
2 346 (29.37%) JavaScript
3 321 (27.25%) C#
4 202 (17.15%) SQL
5 124 (10.53%) Python
6 104 (8.83%) C++
7 73 (6.20%) PHP
8 66 (5.60%) C
9 47 (3.99%) Scala
10 46 (3.90%) Ruby
11 23 (1.95%) PowerShell
12 21 (1.78%) Bash Shell
13 19 (1.61%) Java 8
13 19 (1.61%) T-SQL
14 17 (1.44%) TypeScript
15 16 (1.36%) Clojure
16 15 (1.27%) Embedded C
16 15 (1.27%) Kotlin
17 11 (0.93%) ES6
18 10 (0.85%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 106 (9.00%) Security Cleared
2 103 (8.74%) Degree
3 53 (4.50%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (2.12%) ISTQB
6 24 (2.04%) ISEB
7 12 (1.02%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.68%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.68%) PMP
10 7 (0.59%) MCSA
10 7 (0.59%) MCSE
11 6 (0.51%) AWS Certification
11 6 (0.51%) Chartered Engineer
11 6 (0.51%) PhD
12 5 (0.42%) CITP
12 5 (0.42%) IIBA
13 3 (0.25%) HNC
13 3 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (8.15%) QA
2 19 (1.61%) SLA
3 16 (1.36%) PMO
4 5 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 15288
5 3 (0.25%) GDPR
6 2 (0.17%) COBIT
6 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.085%) ARP4754
7 1 (0.085%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.085%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (6.28%) Docker
2 8 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.59%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.34%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.25%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.085%) KVM
6 1 (0.085%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.085%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 30 (2.55%) Kubernetes
2 22 (1.87%) Ansible
2 22 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (1.87%) Puppet
2 22 (1.87%) Terraform
3 5 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (0.42%) Packer
4 4 (0.34%) Graphite
4 4 (0.34%) PTC Integrity
4 4 (0.34%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.25%) Kibana
6 2 (0.17%) Grafana
6 2 (0.17%) logstash
6 2 (0.17%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.17%) Salt
6 2 (0.17%) SCCM
7 1 (0.085%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.085%) Icinga
7 1 (0.085%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.085%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 146 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 142 (12.05%) SAP
3 88 (7.47%) Oracle
4 37 (3.14%) Google
5 21 (1.78%) Atlassian
6 17 (1.44%) VMware
7 10 (0.85%) Cisco
7 10 (0.85%) Cognos
8 8 (0.68%) IBM
9 7 (0.59%) Cadence
9 7 (0.59%) Informatica
10 5 (0.42%) New Relic
10 5 (0.42%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.42%) Workday
11 4 (0.34%) Adobe
11 4 (0.34%) F5
11 4 (0.34%) Juniper
11 4 (0.34%) PTC
11 4 (0.34%) Splunk
11 4 (0.34%) Trillium