Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 51 68 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 31.29% 23.69% 23.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.64% 25.66% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 38 63 67
Colchester median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,050 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £68,750
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +11.11%

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 132 265 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 80.98% 92.33% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75 222 268
Colchester median annual salary £38,500 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.88% +7.89% +25.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £28,188 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £68,750
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% - +11.76%

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Colchester

For the 6 months to 21 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
2 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
3 22 (43.14%) Java
3 22 (43.14%) CSS
4 20 (39.22%) HTML
5 18 (35.29%) Oracle
5 18 (35.29%) MVC
6 17 (33.33%) JBoss
6 17 (33.33%) SOAP
6 17 (33.33%) Java EE
6 17 (33.33%) Degree
6 17 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 16 (31.37%) Maven
7 16 (31.37%) Ant
8 15 (29.41%) Swing
8 15 (29.41%) Tomcat
8 15 (29.41%) MySQL
8 15 (29.41%) C#
8 15 (29.41%) Web Services
8 15 (29.41%) JSP
8 15 (29.41%) WebSphere
8 15 (29.41%) Spring
8 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
8 15 (29.41%) Spring MVC
9 14 (27.45%) jQuery
9 14 (27.45%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (27.45%) Servlets
9 14 (27.45%) Linux
9 14 (27.45%) Apache
9 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio

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 17 (33.33%) JBoss
2 15 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 15 (29.41%) WebSphere
3 14 (27.45%) Apache
4 13 (25.49%) Apache Geronimo
4 13 (25.49%) GlassFish
5 12 (23.53%) Apache Spark
6 8 (15.69%) IIS
6 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
7 4 (7.84%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Weka
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) SaaS
2 2 (3.92%) GitHub
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle CX
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
2 17 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 15 (29.41%) MySQL
4 14 (27.45%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (27.45%) RDBMS
5 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
6 12 (23.53%) Apache Hive
6 12 (23.53%) Big Data
6 12 (23.53%) CouchDB
6 12 (23.53%) Hadoop
6 12 (23.53%) Mahout
6 12 (23.53%) MongoDB
6 12 (23.53%) Neo4j
6 12 (23.53%) Sqoop
7 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Ant
1 16 (31.37%) Maven
2 14 (27.45%) Gradle
2 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.80%) JMeter
3 5 (9.80%) Selenium
3 5 (9.80%) SoapUI
3 5 (9.80%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.88%) Appium
4 3 (5.88%) JIRA
4 3 (5.88%) QF-Test
4 3 (5.88%) Zephyr
5 2 (3.92%) Moq
5 2 (3.92%) NUnit
5 2 (3.92%) ReSharper
5 2 (3.92%) Subversion
6 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
1 2 (3.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Billing
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Lead Developer
3 15 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 15 (29.41%) Lead Java Developer
4 10 (19.61%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (11.76%) QA Tester
5 6 (11.76%) Tester
6 5 (9.80%) Software QA Tester
6 5 (9.80%) Software Tester
7 4 (7.84%) Agile Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Java Swing Developer
8 3 (5.88%) QA Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Software QA Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) CSS
2 20 (39.22%) HTML
3 17 (33.33%) Java EE
3 17 (33.33%) SOAP
4 15 (29.41%) JSP
4 15 (29.41%) Spring
4 15 (29.41%) Spring MVC
4 15 (29.41%) Swing
4 15 (29.41%) Web Services
5 14 (27.45%) JMS
5 14 (27.45%) jQuery
5 14 (27.45%) REST
5 14 (27.45%) Servlets
6 13 (25.49%) EJB
6 13 (25.49%) FreeMarker
6 13 (25.49%) Hibernate
6 13 (25.49%) JPA
6 13 (25.49%) TopLink
7 11 (21.57%) .NET
7 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) User Experience
2 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Linux
2 13 (25.49%) Windows
3 4 (7.84%) Windows 10
3 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.88%) Android
4 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) MVC
2 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 14 (27.45%) E-Commerce
3 14 (27.45%) SDLC
4 12 (23.53%) Analytics
5 10 (19.61%) Scrum
5 10 (19.61%) Workflow
6 9 (17.65%) Scrum-ban
7 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
8 7 (13.73%) OOP
9 6 (11.76%) Front End Development
9 6 (11.76%) Load Testing
10 5 (9.80%) API Testing
10 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.80%) Software Testing
10 5 (9.80%) TDD
11 4 (7.84%) BDD
12 3 (5.88%) OO
12 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (5.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
2 22 (43.14%) Java
3 15 (29.41%) C#
4 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
4 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 11 (21.57%) SQL
6 4 (7.84%) C++
7 2 (3.92%) XAML
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) IIBA
2 2 (3.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) HDFS
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Oracle
2 12 (23.53%) Alteryx
2 12 (23.53%) Tableau
3 5 (9.80%) PureLoad
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft