Period
to 12 December 2019

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

Agile Software Development
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 5 3
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 66 47 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 25.68% 26.11% 21.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.83% 32.19% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 47
Colchester median annual salary £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £39,150 £29,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £68,750
Essex median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -

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 Colchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Colchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 246 146 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 95.72% 81.11% 92.66%
Number of salaries quoted 88 89 194
Colchester median annual salary £44,735 £38,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.19% -23.00% +10.50%
10th Percentile £24,350 £21,250 £29,200
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £60,875
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -4.10%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Colchester

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Colchester

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Colchester over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Colchester

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 25 (37.88%) Java
2 24 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 19 (28.79%) SQL
3 19 (28.79%) .NET
3 19 (28.79%) Regression Testing
3 19 (28.79%) Web Development
4 17 (25.76%) Mobile Development
5 16 (24.24%) SaaS
5 16 (24.24%) Software Engineering
6 15 (22.73%) PaaS
6 15 (22.73%) Oracle
7 14 (21.21%) Waterfall
7 14 (21.21%) Oracle CX
8 13 (19.70%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
8 13 (19.70%) C#
8 13 (19.70%) CRM
8 13 (19.70%) Scrum
9 12 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (18.18%) Marketing
9 12 (18.18%) Microservices
10 11 (16.67%) User Experience
11 10 (15.15%) TDD
11 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (15.15%) Web Services
12 9 (13.64%) Windows
12 9 (13.64%) PHP
12 9 (13.64%) Middleware
12 9 (13.64%) Change Management
12 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (13.64%) Presales

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 6 (9.09%) IIS
1 6 (9.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.24%) SaaS
2 15 (22.73%) PaaS
3 14 (21.21%) Oracle CX
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Azure
5 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) webpack
2 2 (3.03%) Moq
2 2 (3.03%) NUnit
2 2 (3.03%) Subversion
2 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (18.18%) Marketing
2 3 (4.55%) Billing
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) Development Manager
3 17 (25.76%) Mobile Developer
3 17 (25.76%) React Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Consultant
4 10 (15.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Software Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (13.64%) JavaScript Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Mobile Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Programmer
5 9 (13.64%) Senior Manager
5 9 (13.64%) Software Programmer
5 9 (13.64%) SQL Developer
5 9 (13.64%) SQL Programmer
6 8 (12.12%) Java Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Java Development Manager
6 8 (12.12%) Lead Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) .NET
2 10 (15.15%) Web Services
3 9 (13.64%) Middleware
4 7 (10.61%) CSS
4 7 (10.61%) HTML
4 7 (10.61%) jQuery
4 7 (10.61%) Node.js
4 7 (10.61%) React
4 7 (10.61%) REST
4 7 (10.61%) SOAP
4 7 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.09%) HTML5
5 6 (9.09%) RxJS
6 3 (4.55%) XML
7 2 (3.03%) EDI
7 2 (3.03%) EDIFACT
8 1 (1.52%) JSON
8 1 (1.52%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Regression Testing
1 19 (28.79%) Web Development
2 17 (25.76%) Mobile Development
3 16 (24.24%) Software Engineering
4 14 (21.21%) Waterfall
5 13 (19.70%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 13 (19.70%) CRM
5 13 (19.70%) Scrum
6 12 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (18.18%) Microservices
7 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (15.15%) TDD
8 9 (13.64%) Change Management
8 9 (13.64%) Presales
8 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Performance Optimisation
9 7 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (9.09%) Decision-Making
10 6 (9.09%) Development Roadmap
10 6 (9.09%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) Java
2 24 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 19 (28.79%) SQL
4 13 (19.70%) C#
5 9 (13.64%) PHP
6 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 6 (9.09%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (1.52%) Python
8 1 (1.52%) VB
8 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) PMO
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Cognizant
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.52%) Citrix