Period
to 20 November 2018

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

Agile Software Development
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 45 46 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 22.28% 19.25% 21.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.22% 20.63% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 66
Colchester median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £28,625 £24,550 £35,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £68,750
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +21.95%

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 154 223 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 76.24% 93.31% 92.84%
Number of salaries quoted 102 183 279
Colchester median annual salary £39,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.50% +11.11% +14.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,450 £28,314
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Colchester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 19 (42.22%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) Oracle
2 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
3 15 (33.33%) Degree
3 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 15 (33.33%) Spring
4 14 (31.11%) CSS
5 13 (28.89%) SQL
5 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
5 13 (28.89%) Computer Science
6 12 (26.67%) Java EE
6 12 (26.67%) HTML
6 12 (26.67%) MySQL
6 12 (26.67%) Web Services
6 12 (26.67%) Linux
7 11 (24.44%) PL/SQL
7 11 (24.44%) Swing
7 11 (24.44%) JBoss
7 11 (24.44%) RDBMS
7 11 (24.44%) MVC
8 10 (22.22%) Maven
8 10 (22.22%) Ant
8 10 (22.22%) JSP
8 10 (22.22%) Spring MVC
8 10 (22.22%) REST
9 9 (20.00%) WebSphere
9 9 (20.00%) Servlets
9 9 (20.00%) SOAP
9 9 (20.00%) C#
9 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce

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 11 (24.44%) JBoss
2 9 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (17.78%) Apache
4 7 (15.56%) Apache Geronimo
4 7 (15.56%) Apache Spark
4 7 (15.56%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.22%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Weka
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle CX
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
2 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
3 12 (26.67%) MySQL
4 11 (24.44%) RDBMS
5 8 (17.78%) NoSQL
5 8 (17.78%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (15.56%) Apache Hive
6 7 (15.56%) Big Data
6 7 (15.56%) CouchDB
6 7 (15.56%) Hadoop
6 7 (15.56%) Mahout
6 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
6 7 (15.56%) Neo4j
6 7 (15.56%) Sqoop
7 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
8 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Ant
1 10 (22.22%) Maven
2 8 (17.78%) Gradle
2 8 (17.78%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.67%) JIRA
3 3 (6.67%) JMeter
3 3 (6.67%) ReSharper
3 3 (6.67%) Selenium
4 2 (4.44%) FitNesse
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (4.44%) JProfiler
4 2 (4.44%) JUnit
4 2 (4.44%) Moq
4 2 (4.44%) NUnit
4 2 (4.44%) QF-Test
4 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.44%) Subversion
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (4.44%) Back Office
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Billing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Database Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Database Programmer
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Programmer
5 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Junior
6 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) Spring
2 14 (31.11%) CSS
3 12 (26.67%) HTML
3 12 (26.67%) Java EE
3 12 (26.67%) Web Services
4 11 (24.44%) Swing
5 10 (22.22%) JSP
5 10 (22.22%) REST
5 10 (22.22%) Spring MVC
6 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 9 (20.00%) Servlets
6 9 (20.00%) SOAP
7 8 (17.78%) JMS
8 7 (15.56%) Ajax
8 7 (15.56%) EJB
8 7 (15.56%) FreeMarker
8 7 (15.56%) JPA
8 7 (15.56%) TopLink
9 6 (13.33%) jQuery
9 6 (13.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Online Gambling
3 2 (4.44%) Social Gaming
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
3 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
3 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) MVC
2 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.56%) Analytics
4 7 (15.56%) TDD
5 6 (13.33%) Scrum-ban
6 5 (11.11%) DevOps
6 5 (11.11%) OO
6 5 (11.11%) Scrum
6 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.89%) Front End Development
7 4 (8.89%) OOP
8 3 (6.67%) BDD
8 3 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (6.67%) ETL
8 3 (6.67%) Game Development
8 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.67%) Web Development
8 3 (6.67%) Workflow
9 2 (4.44%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Java
2 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) SQL
4 11 (24.44%) PL/SQL
5 9 (20.00%) C#
6 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.89%) C++
8 3 (6.67%) Java 8
8 3 (6.67%) XAML
9 1 (2.22%) PHP
9 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.22%) Ruby
9 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.44%) IIBA
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB
3 2 (4.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.22%) PMP
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) HDFS
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) Alteryx
2 7 (15.56%) Tableau
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) PureLoad
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) Xamarin