Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 528 629 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.54% 24.27% 29.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.52% 27.07% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 443 582 788
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,640
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,069 2,324 2,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.34% 89.66% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,562 1,921 2,032
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,975 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Buckinghamshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Buckinghamshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Buckinghamshire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Milton Keynes 0 363 £50,000 +5.26% 77
High Wycombe +2 66 £48,000 +2.13% 12
Marlow +20 41 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Amersham +1 12 £47,500 +14.46% 2
Gerrards Cross +1 7 £55,000 +46.67%
Newport Pagnell -4 3 £25,000 -41.18% 1
Olney - 3 £45,000 -
Aylesbury +9 2 £51,500 +11.96% 1
Beaconsfield 0 1 £35,000 - 2
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 150 (28.41%) Scrum
2 135 (25.57%) C#
3 133 (25.19%) SQL
4 126 (23.86%) JavaScript
5 118 (22.35%) .NET
6 97 (18.37%) Project Management
7 93 (17.61%) SDLC
8 88 (16.67%) HTML
9 87 (16.48%) Finance
10 86 (16.29%) SQL Server
11 85 (16.10%) Java
12 83 (15.72%) AngularJS
13 79 (14.96%) CSS
14 78 (14.77%) Software Engineering
15 77 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
16 73 (13.83%) Degree
16 73 (13.83%) MVC
17 69 (13.07%) Waterfall
18 67 (12.69%) SaaS
19 65 (12.31%) TDD
20 64 (12.12%) Microsoft
21 62 (11.74%) Test Automation
22 58 (10.98%) AWS
22 58 (10.98%) QA
22 58 (10.98%) BDD
23 56 (10.61%) ITIL
24 55 (10.42%) JSON
24 55 (10.42%) Docker
25 54 (10.23%) JIRA
26 51 (9.66%) Git (software)

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 25 (4.73%) Confluence
2 17 (3.22%) Apache
3 10 (1.89%) Apache Solr
4 8 (1.52%) nginx
4 8 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (1.14%) Moodle
7 5 (0.95%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.95%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.76%) Appian
8 4 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.57%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.38%) CICS
10 2 (0.38%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.19%) IIS
11 1 (0.19%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.76%) Sketch
5 3 (0.57%) InVision
5 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (3.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.38%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Magento
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.19%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 67 (12.69%) SaaS
2 58 (10.98%) AWS
3 42 (7.95%) Azure
4 18 (3.41%) Serverless
5 15 (2.84%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (2.46%) Office 365
7 10 (1.89%) BrowserStack
7 10 (1.89%) Datadog
8 6 (1.14%) Power Platform
9 5 (0.95%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.95%) PaaS
10 4 (0.76%) Firebase
11 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.57%) Twilio
12 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.38%) GCP
13 1 (0.19%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.19%) DigitalOcean
13 1 (0.19%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.52%) Firewall
2 5 (0.95%) VPN
3 4 (0.76%) Internet
4 2 (0.38%) LAN
4 2 (0.38%) MPLS
4 2 (0.38%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.19%) CTI
5 1 (0.19%) FTP
5 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (16.29%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.39%) MySQL
3 29 (5.49%) Relational Database
4 24 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 20 (3.79%) Redis
7 19 (3.60%) RDBMS
8 17 (3.22%) Big Data
9 15 (2.84%) NoSQL
10 14 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 10 (1.89%) QlikView
12 10 (1.89%) SAP HANA
13 8 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.95%) Power BI
15 4 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
15 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 54 (10.23%) JIRA
2 51 (9.66%) Git (software)
3 33 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 32 (6.06%) Maven
5 27 (5.11%) Selenium
6 21 (3.98%) Cucumber
7 14 (2.65%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.33%) QAComplete
8 7 (1.33%) SpecFlow
8 7 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.14%) JUnit
9 6 (1.14%) PHPUnit
9 6 (1.14%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.95%) NUnit
10 5 (0.95%) ReSharper
11 4 (0.76%) Subversion
11 4 (0.76%) Zephyr
12 3 (0.57%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.57%) Mockito
12 3 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 87 (16.48%) Finance
2 42 (7.95%) Retail
3 20 (3.79%) Manufacturing
3 20 (3.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (2.27%) Automotive
5 10 (1.89%) Banking
5 10 (1.89%) Public Sector
6 9 (1.70%) Legal
7 7 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.14%) Local Government
9 5 (0.95%) Military
10 4 (0.76%) Marketing
11 3 (0.57%) Law
12 2 (0.38%) Billing
13 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.19%) Hindi Language
13 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.19%) Punjabi Language
13 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 202 (38.26%) Developer
2 73 (13.83%) Analyst
3 55 (10.42%) Project Manager
4 49 (9.28%) C# Developer
5 46 (8.71%) .NET Developer
6 44 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 43 (8.14%) Java Developer
8 41 (7.77%) Software Developer
9 35 (6.63%) Business Analyst
10 34 (6.44%) Test Engineer
11 31 (5.87%) Software Engineer
12 30 (5.68%) IT Manager
13 29 (5.49%) C# .NET Developer
14 25 (4.73%) Administrator
15 24 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
16 20 (3.79%) Junior
16 20 (3.79%) Senior C# Developer
17 18 (3.41%) C# Software Developer
18 17 (3.22%) SAP Manager
18 17 (3.22%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (22.35%) .NET
2 88 (16.67%) HTML
3 83 (15.72%) AngularJS
4 79 (14.96%) CSS
5 55 (10.42%) JSON
6 49 (9.28%) XML
7 48 (9.09%) RESTful
8 47 (8.90%) Spring
9 46 (8.71%) ASP.NET
10 45 (8.52%) REST
11 44 (8.33%) Web Services
12 41 (7.77%) SOAP
13 39 (7.39%) Hibernate
14 35 (6.63%) Node.js
15 33 (6.25%) J2EE
16 32 (6.06%) React
17 30 (5.68%) jQuery
18 29 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC
18 29 (5.49%) Struts
19 28 (5.30%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.87%) Self-Motivation
2 29 (5.49%) Mobile App
3 24 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.55%) User Experience
4 20 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.65%) Driving Licence
5 14 (2.65%) Replication
6 10 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
7 8 (1.52%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.33%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.14%) PMI
9 6 (1.14%) VLE
10 5 (0.95%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.95%) NHS
10 5 (0.95%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.76%) Augmented Reality
11 4 (0.76%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.76%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (0.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.90%) Linux
2 39 (7.39%) Windows
3 7 (1.33%) Android
4 5 (0.95%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.76%) Unix
6 3 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.57%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.19%) CentOS
8 1 (0.19%) Debian
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (28.41%) Scrum
2 97 (18.37%) Project Management
3 93 (17.61%) SDLC
4 78 (14.77%) Software Engineering
5 77 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
6 73 (13.83%) MVC
7 69 (13.07%) Waterfall
8 65 (12.31%) TDD
9 62 (11.74%) Test Automation
10 58 (10.98%) BDD
11 56 (10.61%) ITIL
12 50 (9.47%) PRINCE2
13 46 (8.71%) DevOps
13 46 (8.71%) User Stories
14 42 (7.95%) Analytics
15 41 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
16 40 (7.58%) Risk Management
17 39 (7.39%) OO
18 38 (7.20%) E-Commerce
18 38 (7.20%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 135 (25.57%) C#
2 133 (25.19%) SQL
3 126 (23.86%) JavaScript
4 85 (16.10%) Java
5 37 (7.01%) PHP
6 29 (5.49%) Python
7 25 (4.73%) TypeScript
8 19 (3.60%) C
8 19 (3.60%) C++
9 15 (2.84%) PL/SQL
10 14 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.27%) Ruby
12 11 (2.08%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.70%) Scala
14 8 (1.52%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.52%) COBOL
14 8 (1.52%) Java 8
15 5 (0.95%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.76%) ES6
17 3 (0.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 73 (13.83%) Degree
2 38 (7.20%) Security Cleared
3 33 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 32 (6.06%) PMP
5 16 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (2.84%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.52%) ISEB
8 7 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
8 7 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.76%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.19%) SAFe Agilist
11 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (10.98%) QA
2 10 (1.89%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.89%) SLA
3 9 (1.70%) PMO
4 5 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.76%) GDPR
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 1 (0.19%) PSD2
System Software
1 55 (10.42%) Docker
2 4 (0.76%) Firmware
3 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.38%) HDFS
4 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (2.65%) Marathon
2 14 (2.65%) Mesos
3 13 (2.46%) Terraform
4 10 (1.89%) Kibana
5 8 (1.52%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.95%) Nagios
7 4 (0.76%) Ansible
8 2 (0.38%) Puppet
9 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.19%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.19%) SCCM
9 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 64 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 49 (9.28%) Oracle
3 38 (7.20%) SAP
4 13 (2.46%) Tableau
5 6 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.14%) Sitecore
6 5 (0.95%) Workday
6 5 (0.95%) Xamarin
6 5 (0.95%) Zend
7 4 (0.76%) IBM
7 4 (0.76%) TSYS
8 3 (0.57%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.38%) Compuware
9 2 (0.38%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 2 (0.38%) Pega
9 2 (0.38%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.38%) Talend
10 1 (0.19%) Nintex
10 1 (0.19%) OutSystems
10 1 (0.19%) ServiceNow