Period
to 21 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,355 553 1,770
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 23.09% 22.99% 28.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.09% 25.33% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 545 454 1,120
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,150 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,375 £78,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,401 2,183 5,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 92.03% 90.77% 91.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,576 1,623 4,016
10th Percentile £26,875 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in the East of England

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in the East of England.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in the East of England

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in the East of England

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +2 500 £62,500 +4.17% 105
Cambridgeshire -2 428 £60,000 +9.09% 123
Essex +3 252 £54,750 -4.78% 35
Bedfordshire -6 80 £55,000 -14.06% 10
Norfolk +3 50 £47,500 +18.75% 12
Suffolk 0 49 £33,000 -48.24% 14
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 413 (30.48%) Social Skills
2 406 (29.96%) Degree
3 355 (26.20%) DevOps
4 326 (24.06%) Software Engineering
4 326 (24.06%) C#
5 309 (22.80%) Azure
6 270 (19.93%) AWS
7 267 (19.70%) Computer Science
8 253 (18.67%) Scrum
9 251 (18.52%) CI/CD
10 237 (17.49%) Risk Management
11 236 (17.42%) JavaScript
12 221 (16.31%) Problem-Solving
13 216 (15.94%) Java
14 192 (14.17%) Git (software)
15 191 (14.10%) Python
16 185 (13.65%) SQL
17 180 (13.28%) Finance
18 178 (13.14%) Analytics
19 172 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
20 168 (12.40%) Microsoft
20 168 (12.40%) SDLC
21 166 (12.25%) Project Management
22 163 (12.03%) Pharmaceutical
23 160 (11.81%) .NET
24 159 (11.73%) Mathematics
25 157 (11.59%) Microservices
25 157 (11.59%) Continuous Improvement
26 152 (11.22%) React
27 148 (10.92%) C++

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 36 (2.66%) Confluence
2 32 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (1.92%) Apache Spark
4 24 (1.77%) CMS
5 23 (1.70%) SharePoint
6 22 (1.62%) SAS
7 20 (1.48%) Apache
8 17 (1.25%) OpenStack
9 13 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (0.81%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.66%) Appian
12 8 (0.59%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.52%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
14 6 (0.44%) EPiServer
14 6 (0.44%) Jupyter
15 5 (0.37%) JBoss
16 4 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
16 4 (0.30%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (1.55%) Simulink
4 20 (1.48%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.81%) InVision
6 11 (0.81%) Sketch
7 8 (0.59%) Zeplin
8 5 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.074%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.074%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.074%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.74%) Magento
2 7 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.44%) Shopify
4 5 (0.37%) Sentinel
5 4 (0.30%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.22%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.22%) Sprinklr
7 2 (0.15%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.074%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.074%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.074%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.074%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.074%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 309 (22.80%) Azure
2 270 (19.93%) AWS
3 141 (10.41%) Serverless
4 82 (6.05%) SaaS
5 61 (4.50%) OpenShift
6 60 (4.43%) Power Platform
7 49 (3.62%) GitHub
8 47 (3.47%) GCP
8 47 (3.47%) Microsoft 365
9 39 (2.88%) Azure Data Factory
10 37 (2.73%) Amazon EKS
11 34 (2.51%) PaaS
12 33 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
13 27 (1.99%) Azure Functions
14 26 (1.92%) Azure Service Bus
15 25 (1.85%) Amazon S3
15 25 (1.85%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 24 (1.77%) AWS Lambda
16 24 (1.77%) Azure Stack
17 20 (1.48%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.70%) Modbus
2 21 (1.55%) RS-485
3 18 (1.33%) RS-422
4 17 (1.25%) Kerberos
5 16 (1.18%) DNS
5 16 (1.18%) Firewall
6 12 (0.89%) Cisco IPT
6 12 (0.89%) Internet
7 10 (0.74%) HTTP
7 10 (0.74%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.59%) WAN
9 7 (0.52%) InfiniBand
9 7 (0.52%) IPv6
10 6 (0.44%) Broadband
10 6 (0.44%) Network Security
11 5 (0.37%) IPv4
11 5 (0.37%) LAN
11 5 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.30%) DHCP
12 4 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (6.05%) SQL Server
2 78 (5.76%) MySQL
3 50 (3.69%) Big Data
4 48 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (2.95%) NoSQL
6 37 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 32 (2.36%) Data Lake
8 31 (2.29%) Power BI
9 28 (2.07%) Tableau
10 27 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (1.48%) MongoDB
13 17 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
13 17 (1.25%) Electronic Patient Records
14 13 (0.96%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 12 (0.89%) Oracle Database
15 12 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (0.74%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 192 (14.17%) Git (software)
2 126 (9.30%) JIRA
3 119 (8.78%) Jenkins
4 42 (3.10%) GitLab
5 35 (2.58%) Rational DOORS
6 28 (2.07%) Selenium
7 22 (1.62%) Maven
8 20 (1.48%) Subversion
8 20 (1.48%) Visual Studio
9 18 (1.33%) Eclipse
10 15 (1.11%) Rational Rhapsody
11 11 (0.81%) Cucumber
12 10 (0.74%) TeamCity
12 10 (0.74%) TestRail
13 9 (0.66%) Bitbucket
13 9 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (0.59%) NUnit
14 8 (0.59%) webpack
15 7 (0.52%) MSTest
16 6 (0.44%) Cypress.io
General
1 413 (30.48%) Social Skills
2 180 (13.28%) Finance
3 172 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
4 163 (12.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 100 (7.38%) Marketing
6 92 (6.79%) Retail
7 90 (6.64%) Law
8 84 (6.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 55 (4.06%) Automotive
9 55 (4.06%) Influencing Skills
10 47 (3.47%) Presentation Skills
11 45 (3.32%) Games
12 43 (3.17%) Electronics
13 37 (2.73%) Manufacturing
14 32 (2.36%) Publishing
15 30 (2.21%) Public Sector
16 23 (1.70%) Legal
17 20 (1.48%) Telecoms
18 19 (1.40%) Organisational Skills
19 17 (1.25%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 323 (23.84%) Developer
2 170 (12.55%) Software Engineer
3 153 (11.29%) Analyst
4 134 (9.89%) Architect
5 79 (5.83%) Project Manager
6 65 (4.80%) C# Developer
6 65 (4.80%) Software Developer
7 60 (4.43%) Full Stack Developer
8 56 (4.13%) Business Analyst
9 50 (3.69%) .NET Developer
10 49 (3.62%) Senior Software Engineer
11 46 (3.39%) Senior Manager
12 42 (3.10%) IT Manager
13 40 (2.95%) Senior Analyst
14 38 (2.80%) Product Manager
14 38 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
15 36 (2.66%) Product Owner
16 31 (2.29%) PHP Developer
16 31 (2.29%) Senior Developer
17 29 (2.14%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (11.81%) .NET
2 152 (11.22%) React
3 101 (7.45%) CSS
4 97 (7.16%) Node.js
5 93 (6.86%) HTML
6 89 (6.57%) Web Services
7 78 (5.76%) REST
8 77 (5.68%) RESTful
9 67 (4.94%) Spring Boot
10 62 (4.58%) JSON
11 60 (4.43%) AngularJS
12 55 (4.06%) Spring
13 52 (3.84%) XML
14 46 (3.39%) Kafka
15 44 (3.25%) GraphQL
16 38 (2.80%) .NET Core
17 37 (2.73%) HTML5
17 37 (2.73%) Velocity
18 35 (2.58%) CSS3
19 34 (2.51%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 129 (9.52%) Life Science
2 126 (9.30%) User Experience
3 76 (5.61%) Management Information System
4 68 (5.02%) Cloud Native
5 64 (4.72%) Social Media
6 54 (3.99%) Self-Motivation
7 53 (3.91%) Algorithms
8 39 (2.88%) Data Structures
9 33 (2.44%) Public Cloud
10 31 (2.29%) Virtual Team
11 28 (2.07%) Mobile App
11 28 (2.07%) Renewable Energy
12 27 (1.99%) Data Centre
13 25 (1.85%) FMCG
13 25 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
14 17 (1.25%) Robotics
15 14 (1.03%) Device Driver
16 13 (0.96%) PlayStation
17 12 (0.89%) Legacy Applications
17 12 (0.89%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 122 (9.00%) Linux
2 77 (5.68%) Windows
3 31 (2.29%) Unix
4 27 (1.99%) Android
5 26 (1.92%) Windows 10
6 14 (1.03%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.89%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.52%) CentOS
9 5 (0.37%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.30%) Fedora
10 4 (0.30%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.22%) VMS
11 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.15%) ThreadX
12 2 (0.15%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.074%) OpenWrt
13 1 (0.074%) Solaris
13 1 (0.074%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (26.20%) DevOps
2 326 (24.06%) Software Engineering
3 267 (19.70%) Computer Science
4 253 (18.67%) Scrum
5 251 (18.52%) CI/CD
6 237 (17.49%) Risk Management
7 221 (16.31%) Problem-Solving
8 178 (13.14%) Analytics
9 168 (12.40%) SDLC
10 166 (12.25%) Project Management
11 159 (11.73%) Mathematics
12 157 (11.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 157 (11.59%) Microservices
13 135 (9.96%) Mentoring
14 130 (9.59%) Full Stack Development
15 125 (9.23%) TDD
16 123 (9.08%) Continuous Integration
17 114 (8.41%) Project Delivery
18 108 (7.97%) Artificial Intelligence
18 108 (7.97%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 326 (24.06%) C#
2 236 (17.42%) JavaScript
3 216 (15.94%) Java
4 191 (14.10%) Python
5 185 (13.65%) SQL
6 148 (10.92%) C++
7 121 (8.93%) C
8 65 (4.80%) TypeScript
9 50 (3.69%) PHP
10 39 (2.88%) PowerShell
11 29 (2.14%) Bash
12 26 (1.92%) Java 8
12 26 (1.92%) PHP 7
13 25 (1.85%) R
14 24 (1.77%) Shell Script
15 18 (1.33%) Perl
16 17 (1.25%) Scala
17 16 (1.18%) Go
18 12 (0.89%) MATLAB
18 12 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 406 (29.96%) Degree
2 79 (5.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (2.95%) Master's Degree
4 33 (2.44%) PhD
5 31 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 26 (1.92%) CISSP
6 26 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (0.96%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 13 (0.96%) ISEB
8 13 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.81%) DBS Check
9 11 (0.81%) PMI Certification
9 11 (0.81%) TOGAF Certification
10 9 (0.66%) PMP
10 9 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (0.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 8 (0.59%) CISM
11 8 (0.59%) MBA
11 8 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (8.86%) QA
2 40 (2.95%) GxP
3 26 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 18 (1.33%) Accessibility
5 16 (1.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 15 (1.11%) CDISC
7 14 (1.03%) IEC 61508
7 14 (1.03%) IEC 62304
7 14 (1.03%) ISO 26262
8 12 (0.89%) GDPR
8 12 (0.89%) GLP
8 12 (0.89%) Good Clinical Practice
9 8 (0.59%) HIPAA
9 8 (0.59%) SLA
10 7 (0.52%) PMO
11 6 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
12 5 (0.37%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.30%) GRC
13 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 129 (9.52%) Docker
2 35 (2.58%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.40%) Firmware
3 19 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.52%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 5 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.30%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.074%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.074%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.074%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 105 (7.75%) Kubernetes
2 69 (5.09%) Ansible
3 46 (3.39%) Terraform
4 18 (1.33%) Puppet
5 8 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.37%) HAProxy
6 5 (0.37%) Mesos
7 4 (0.30%) Icinga
8 3 (0.22%) SCCM
8 3 (0.22%) SCOM
8 3 (0.22%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.074%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.074%) Consul
10 1 (0.074%) Galera Cluster
10 1 (0.074%) Grafana
10 1 (0.074%) Kibana
10 1 (0.074%) Kustomize
10 1 (0.074%) Packer
Vendors
1 168 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 62 (4.58%) Facebook
3 57 (4.21%) Oracle
4 46 (3.39%) Google
5 34 (2.51%) MuleSoft
6 32 (2.36%) Adobe
7 31 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (1.92%) Citrix
8 26 (1.92%) Databricks
9 23 (1.70%) SAP
10 22 (1.62%) VMware
11 19 (1.40%) EMC
11 19 (1.40%) IBM
12 15 (1.11%) CA Agile Central
13 13 (0.96%) Red Hat
13 13 (0.96%) Workday
14 10 (0.74%) Atlassian
14 10 (0.74%) YouTube
15 9 (0.66%) Automation Anywhere
16 7 (0.52%) Splunk