Period
to 21 January 2021

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 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 567 1,769 2,747
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 23.29% 28.75% 29.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.89% 31.49% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 571 1,233 2,400
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,638 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £78,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 2,190 5,617 8,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.98% 91.29% 90.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,606 4,000 6,455
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 2021.

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 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -1 226 £55,000 - 85
Essex 0 127 £60,000 +20.00% 20
Hertfordshire -1 124 £65,000 +18.18% 78
Bedfordshire -2 61 £65,000 +1.17% 16
Norfolk +2 19 £40,000 -8.57% 14
Suffolk +5 18 £72,500 +45.00% 6
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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.

1 199 (35.10%) Scrum
2 188 (33.16%) C#
3 180 (31.75%) JavaScript
4 171 (30.16%) DevOps
5 153 (26.98%) Azure
6 147 (25.93%) Git (software)
7 145 (25.57%) .NET
7 145 (25.57%) Java
8 126 (22.22%) SQL
9 117 (20.63%) Python
10 107 (18.87%) AWS
11 100 (17.64%) CSS
12 91 (16.05%) HTML
12 91 (16.05%) Problem-Solving
13 89 (15.70%) Microservices
14 86 (15.17%) Test Automation
15 85 (14.99%) REST
16 82 (14.46%) Degree
17 80 (14.11%) Software Engineering
18 79 (13.93%) Microsoft
19 77 (13.58%) Linux
20 76 (13.40%) TDD
21 74 (13.05%) AngularJS
22 70 (12.35%) MVC
23 68 (11.99%) JIRA
24 67 (11.82%) Docker
25 62 (10.93%) Jenkins
25 62 (10.93%) BDD
25 62 (10.93%) SQL Server
26 59 (10.41%) SDLC

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 23 (4.06%) OpenStack
2 18 (3.17%) Confluence
3 12 (2.12%) Apache
4 9 (1.59%) CMS
5 8 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.41%) WordPress
6 6 (1.06%) Camunda
7 5 (0.88%) MQSeries
7 5 (0.88%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.71%) IIS
8 4 (0.71%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.53%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.35%) nginx
10 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Fuse
10 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.18%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.35%) Adobe XD
3 2 (0.35%) Figma
3 2 (0.35%) InVision
3 2 (0.35%) Windchill
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.88%) Shopify
3 4 (0.71%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.35%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.35%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.35%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.18%) Magento
5 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 153 (26.98%) Azure
2 107 (18.87%) AWS
3 39 (6.88%) SaaS
4 38 (6.70%) Serverless
5 21 (3.70%) Amazon ECS
5 21 (3.70%) Amazon EKS
6 19 (3.35%) GCP
7 17 (3.00%) Power Platform
8 15 (2.65%) Office 365
9 13 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (2.29%) Dynamics 365
10 9 (1.59%) Azure Functions
10 9 (1.59%) IaaS
11 8 (1.41%) GitHub
12 7 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (1.06%) npm
14 5 (0.88%) Amazon S3
15 4 (0.71%) AWS CodePipeline
15 4 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.59%) Internet
1 9 (1.59%) IPv4
1 9 (1.59%) IPv6
2 7 (1.23%) Firewall
3 5 (0.88%) MQTT
3 5 (0.88%) Skype
3 5 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (0.71%) 802.11
4 4 (0.71%) tcpdump
4 4 (0.71%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.53%) Wireless
6 2 (0.35%) 3GPP
6 2 (0.35%) HTTP
6 2 (0.35%) LAN
6 2 (0.35%) LTE
6 2 (0.35%) VLAN
6 2 (0.35%) WAN
7 1 (0.18%) AMQP
7 1 (0.18%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 51 (8.99%) Relational Database
3 35 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (4.94%) MySQL
5 19 (3.35%) NoSQL
6 17 (3.00%) MongoDB
7 16 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.82%) Power BI
8 12 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.23%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.06%) DB2
12 5 (0.88%) GIS
12 5 (0.88%) MariaDB
12 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (0.71%) Redis
13 4 (0.71%) SQLite
14 3 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 147 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 68 (11.99%) JIRA
3 62 (10.93%) Jenkins
4 45 (7.94%) Selenium
5 37 (6.53%) NUnit
6 29 (5.11%) Visual Studio
7 16 (2.82%) Maven
7 16 (2.82%) webpack
8 15 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (2.29%) WebDriver
10 12 (2.12%) Bitbucket
11 11 (1.94%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.59%) GitLab
13 8 (1.41%) TestNG
14 7 (1.23%) Gradle
14 7 (1.23%) Hudson
14 7 (1.23%) JUnit
15 6 (1.06%) Grunt
15 6 (1.06%) gulp
15 6 (1.06%) Robot Framework
General
1 40 (7.05%) Finance
1 40 (7.05%) Public Sector
2 19 (3.35%) Marketing
3 16 (2.82%) Retail
4 12 (2.12%) Games
5 10 (1.76%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.59%) Advertising
6 9 (1.59%) Automotive
6 9 (1.59%) German Language
6 9 (1.59%) Publishing
7 8 (1.41%) Electronics
8 7 (1.23%) Law
9 5 (0.88%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.71%) Avionics
10 4 (0.71%) Local Government
10 4 (0.71%) Military
11 3 (0.53%) Humanities
11 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.35%) Back Office
12 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 262 (46.21%) Developer
2 59 (10.41%) C# Developer
3 56 (9.88%) .NET Developer
4 54 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 54 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 53 (9.35%) Java Developer
6 44 (7.76%) Software Engineer
7 37 (6.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 36 (6.35%) Full Stack Developer
9 33 (5.82%) Test Engineer
10 31 (5.47%) JavaScript Developer
10 31 (5.47%) Python Engineer
11 28 (4.94%) Architect
12 27 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
13 23 (4.06%) C# Software Developer
13 23 (4.06%) Lead Developer
14 22 (3.88%) Cloud Engineer
15 19 (3.35%) Senior .NET Developer
15 19 (3.35%) Senior C# Developer
16 18 (3.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (25.57%) .NET
2 100 (17.64%) CSS
3 91 (16.05%) HTML
4 85 (14.99%) REST
5 74 (13.05%) AngularJS
6 57 (10.05%) RESTful
7 56 (9.88%) Node.js
7 56 (9.88%) Web Services
8 55 (9.70%) ASP.NET
8 55 (9.70%) React
9 54 (9.52%) Spring
10 35 (6.17%) jQuery
11 32 (5.64%) WPF
12 31 (5.47%) SOAP
12 31 (5.47%) Vue.js
13 28 (4.94%) HTML5
14 27 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (4.76%) JSON
15 26 (4.59%) Redux
16 25 (4.41%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.23%) User Experience
2 37 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.94%) Mobile App
4 21 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (1.94%) Cloud Native
5 11 (1.94%) Public Cloud
5 11 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (1.94%) Virtual Team
6 8 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.23%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.23%) Animation
7 7 (1.23%) BBC
7 7 (1.23%) Life Science
7 7 (1.23%) STB
8 6 (1.06%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.06%) Private Cloud
9 5 (0.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (0.88%) VHDL
10 4 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 77 (13.58%) Linux
2 38 (6.70%) Windows
3 31 (5.47%) Android
4 19 (3.35%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.29%) Unix
6 10 (1.76%) CentOS
7 9 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.41%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.88%) Fedora
9 5 (0.88%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.35%) VMS
12 1 (0.18%) Debian
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (35.10%) Scrum
2 171 (30.16%) DevOps
3 91 (16.05%) Problem-Solving
4 89 (15.70%) Microservices
5 86 (15.17%) Test Automation
6 80 (14.11%) Software Engineering
7 76 (13.40%) TDD
8 70 (12.35%) MVC
9 62 (10.93%) BDD
10 59 (10.41%) SDLC
11 55 (9.70%) Computer Science
12 52 (9.17%) Kanban
13 51 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
14 48 (8.47%) OO
15 44 (7.76%) Web Development
16 43 (7.58%) Artificial Intelligence
16 43 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
16 43 (7.58%) Unit Testing
17 40 (7.05%) Machine Learning
17 40 (7.05%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 188 (33.16%) C#
2 180 (31.75%) JavaScript
3 145 (25.57%) Java
4 126 (22.22%) SQL
5 117 (20.63%) Python
6 35 (6.17%) PHP
6 35 (6.17%) TypeScript
7 30 (5.29%) Java 8
8 20 (3.53%) T-SQL
9 18 (3.17%) C++
10 14 (2.47%) C
11 13 (2.29%) Perl
11 13 (2.29%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.76%) Ruby
13 9 (1.59%) Go
14 7 (1.23%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.23%) R
14 7 (1.23%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.88%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.71%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 82 (14.46%) Degree
2 53 (9.35%) Security Cleared
3 47 (8.29%) SC Cleared
4 25 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.59%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.23%) ISEB
7 6 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.53%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.53%) PMP
10 2 (0.35%) MBCS
10 2 (0.35%) PhD
11 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.18%) CISA
11 1 (0.18%) CISM
11 1 (0.18%) CISSP
11 1 (0.18%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.18%) IIBA
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.76%) QA
2 13 (2.29%) SLA
3 10 (1.76%) GDPR
4 5 (0.88%) COBIT
4 5 (0.88%) WCAG
5 4 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.71%) ISO 26262
6 3 (0.53%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.35%) IEC 62304
7 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.35%) MISRA
7 2 (0.35%) MISRA C
7 2 (0.35%) NCSC
8 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.18%) DO-254
8 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 67 (11.82%) Docker
2 9 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.35%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.18%) HDFS
5 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 56 (9.88%) Kubernetes
2 44 (7.76%) Ansible
3 42 (7.41%) Terraform
4 31 (5.47%) Puppet
5 15 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.06%) Salt
7 5 (0.88%) HAProxy
7 5 (0.88%) IBM BigFix
7 5 (0.88%) Icinga
8 2 (0.35%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.18%) Istio
9 1 (0.18%) Mesos
9 1 (0.18%) Nagios
9 1 (0.18%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 79 (13.93%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.70%) Xamarin
3 18 (3.17%) Oracle
4 13 (2.29%) WSO2
5 12 (2.12%) Zend
6 10 (1.76%) Atlassian
6 10 (1.76%) IBM
6 10 (1.76%) Pega
6 10 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.59%) Twitter
8 7 (1.23%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.06%) Arista
9 6 (1.06%) Cisco
9 6 (1.06%) Google
9 6 (1.06%) SAP
9 6 (1.06%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.06%) VMware
10 4 (0.71%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.71%) Perforce
10 4 (0.71%) Xilinx