Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3,201 3,051 3,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.35% 24.44% 22.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.56% 27.35% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,546 2,606 2,788
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £49,801 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.42% +4.84% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 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 10,829 11,156 12,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.13% 89.36% 89.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8,094 8,919 10,363
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.51%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,898 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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
Hertfordshire 0 1,183 £55,000 +4.76% 110
Cambridgeshire +1 1,144 £50,000 +5.26% 190
Bedfordshire +1 319 £55,000 +18.92% 31
Essex -4 267 £47,500 -5.00% 45
Suffolk +1 217 £55,000 +28.65% 32
Norfolk -5 79 £50,000 +33.33% 35
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1,057 (33.02%) C#
2 1,016 (31.74%) .NET
3 851 (26.59%) TDD
4 813 (25.40%) Scrum
5 770 (24.05%) JavaScript
6 756 (23.62%) Java
7 673 (21.02%) SQL
8 655 (20.46%) SQL Server
9 604 (18.87%) HTML
10 537 (16.78%) MVC
10 537 (16.78%) Software Engineering
11 532 (16.62%) CSS
11 532 (16.62%) AngularJS
12 531 (16.59%) Test Automation
13 512 (16.00%) Finance
14 491 (15.34%) Linux
15 477 (14.90%) Amazon AWS
16 474 (14.81%) ASP.NET
17 440 (13.75%) Degree
18 423 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
19 416 (13.00%) Microsoft
20 413 (12.90%) DevOps
21 409 (12.78%) OO
22 401 (12.53%) Microsoft Azure
23 399 (12.46%) Web Services
24 398 (12.43%) RESTful
25 388 (12.12%) Git (software)
26 379 (11.84%) Python
27 376 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
28 366 (11.43%) BDD

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 92 (2.87%) Tomcat
2 87 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
3 79 (2.47%) Confluence
4 67 (2.09%) JBoss
5 63 (1.97%) Apache Spark
6 48 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 48 (1.50%) SharePoint
7 43 (1.34%) Apache
8 37 (1.16%) OpenStack
9 36 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
10 32 (1.00%) IIS
11 31 (0.97%) WebSphere
12 30 (0.94%) WebLogic
13 19 (0.59%) CMS
14 18 (0.56%) Mule
15 16 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
16 15 (0.47%) GlassFish
16 15 (0.47%) Umbraco
17 13 (0.41%) Mule ESB
18 12 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 45 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
3 26 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 22 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
6 13 (0.41%) Chatbot
7 12 (0.37%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.22%) HipChat
10 6 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.062%) FrameMaker
11 2 (0.062%) RoboHelp
11 2 (0.062%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.062%) Weka
12 1 (0.031%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.031%) Simulink
12 1 (0.031%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 48 (1.50%) Payment Gateway
2 14 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.16%) BPCS
4 5 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.094%) Magento
5 3 (0.094%) Maximo
6 2 (0.062%) Fredhopper
6 2 (0.062%) Lawson
6 2 (0.062%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.062%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.062%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.031%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.031%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.031%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 477 (14.90%) Amazon AWS
2 401 (12.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 112 (3.50%) GitHub
4 91 (2.84%) SaaS
5 58 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 34 (1.06%) Office 365
7 33 (1.03%) OpenShift
7 33 (1.03%) Serverless
8 22 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (0.69%) npm
9 16 (0.50%) Boomi
9 16 (0.50%) Google Analytics
9 16 (0.50%) Runscope
10 15 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
13 8 (0.25%) Google Play
14 7 (0.22%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.22%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 119 (3.72%) HTTP
2 67 (2.09%) Internet
3 55 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 42 (1.31%) Firewall
5 38 (1.19%) DNS
6 31 (0.97%) SNMP
7 26 (0.81%) DHCP
8 25 (0.78%) Broadband
9 24 (0.75%) WAN
10 20 (0.62%) SSL
11 16 (0.50%) SMS
11 16 (0.50%) VPN
11 16 (0.50%) Wireless
12 15 (0.47%) ICMP
13 13 (0.41%) Network Security
13 13 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (0.31%) 802.11
15 9 (0.28%) Skype
16 8 (0.25%) MPLS
16 8 (0.25%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 655 (20.46%) SQL Server
2 216 (6.75%) NoSQL
3 188 (5.87%) SQL Server 2016
4 155 (4.84%) Big Data
5 151 (4.72%) Relational Database
6 141 (4.40%) MongoDB
7 109 (3.41%) MySQL
8 88 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 71 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
10 54 (1.69%) Hadoop
11 53 (1.66%) Oracle Database
12 51 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
13 48 (1.50%) RDBMS
14 42 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 40 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 37 (1.16%) RavenDB
17 33 (1.03%) Apache Hive
18 24 (0.75%) Impala
19 22 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
19 22 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 388 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 355 (11.09%) JIRA
3 224 (7.00%) Selenium
4 203 (6.34%) Jenkins
5 182 (5.69%) Visual Studio
6 126 (3.94%) NUnit
7 118 (3.69%) Cucumber
8 105 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 100 (3.12%) Maven
10 93 (2.91%) TeamCity
11 58 (1.81%) Subversion
12 57 (1.78%) SpecFlow
13 53 (1.66%) ReSharper
14 52 (1.62%) Sonatype Nexus
15 48 (1.50%) WebDriver
16 46 (1.44%) SoapUI
17 45 (1.41%) Jasmine
18 39 (1.22%) JMeter
19 37 (1.16%) JUnit
20 36 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 512 (16.00%) Finance
2 253 (7.90%) Retail
3 167 (5.22%) Marketing
4 135 (4.22%) Games
5 83 (2.59%) Advertising
6 41 (1.28%) Automotive
6 41 (1.28%) Legal
7 39 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 35 (1.09%) Back Office
9 28 (0.87%) Telecoms
10 21 (0.66%) Electronics
11 18 (0.56%) Banking
11 18 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
12 17 (0.53%) Aerospace
13 13 (0.41%) Publishing
14 11 (0.34%) Multimedia
15 9 (0.28%) Law
16 4 (0.12%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.12%) Military
17 2 (0.062%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,444 (45.11%) Developer
2 554 (17.31%) .NET Developer
3 330 (10.31%) C# Developer
4 285 (8.90%) Software Developer
5 272 (8.50%) Java Developer
6 264 (8.25%) Software Engineer
7 249 (7.78%) Senior Developer
8 209 (6.53%) Analyst
9 181 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 181 (5.65%) Project Manager
10 131 (4.09%) Architect
11 122 (3.81%) C# Software Developer
12 116 (3.62%) Test Engineer
13 113 (3.53%) Team Leader
14 105 (3.28%) .NET Software Developer
15 104 (3.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 104 (3.25%) Java Engineer
16 97 (3.03%) Senior .NET Developer
17 87 (2.72%) Lead Developer
18 83 (2.59%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,016 (31.74%) .NET
2 604 (18.87%) HTML
3 532 (16.62%) AngularJS
3 532 (16.62%) CSS
4 474 (14.81%) ASP.NET
5 399 (12.46%) Web Services
6 398 (12.43%) RESTful
7 342 (10.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 307 (9.59%) HTML5
9 306 (9.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 247 (7.72%) .NET Framework
11 232 (7.25%) jQuery
12 226 (7.06%) Spring
13 201 (6.28%) Node.js
14 192 (6.00%) XML
15 186 (5.81%) CSS3
16 185 (5.78%) WCF
17 183 (5.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 173 (5.40%) React
19 167 (5.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 261 (8.15%) Computer Science
2 258 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 202 (6.31%) User Experience
4 164 (5.12%) Mobile App
5 131 (4.09%) Fintech
6 129 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
7 90 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
8 72 (2.25%) Algorithms
9 54 (1.69%) Robotics
10 53 (1.66%) Management Information System
11 51 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
12 47 (1.47%) Private Cloud
13 41 (1.28%) Public Cloud
14 38 (1.19%) Data Centre
15 34 (1.06%) Data Structures
16 25 (0.78%) Xbox
17 23 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
17 23 (0.72%) Virtual Team
18 22 (0.69%) Internet of Things
18 22 (0.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 491 (15.34%) Linux
2 260 (8.12%) Windows
3 123 (3.84%) Apple iOS
4 112 (3.50%) Android
5 105 (3.28%) Unix
6 60 (1.87%) Windows Server
7 27 (0.84%) Mac OS X
8 25 (0.78%) Debian
9 18 (0.56%) Kali Linux
10 17 (0.53%) CentOS
11 16 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (0.44%) CoreOS
12 14 (0.44%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.37%) AIX
14 11 (0.34%) Mac OS
14 11 (0.34%) Windows 10
14 11 (0.34%) Windows 7
15 10 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
16 9 (0.28%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 851 (26.59%) TDD
2 813 (25.40%) Scrum
3 537 (16.78%) MVC
3 537 (16.78%) Software Engineering
4 531 (16.59%) Test Automation
5 423 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
6 413 (12.90%) DevOps
7 409 (12.78%) OO
8 376 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
9 366 (11.43%) BDD
10 321 (10.03%) SDLC
11 296 (9.25%) Project Management
12 287 (8.97%) E-Commerce
13 261 (8.15%) Mentoring
14 248 (7.75%) Web Application Development
15 241 (7.53%) Microservices
16 235 (7.34%) Kanban
17 232 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
18 217 (6.78%) Waterfall
19 202 (6.31%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1,057 (33.02%) C#
2 770 (24.05%) JavaScript
3 756 (23.62%) Java
4 673 (21.02%) SQL
5 379 (11.84%) Python
6 212 (6.62%) C++
7 148 (4.62%) Ruby
8 129 (4.03%) Scala
9 109 (3.41%) PHP
10 104 (3.25%) C
11 99 (3.09%) T-SQL
12 84 (2.62%) TypeScript
13 77 (2.41%) Bash Shell
13 77 (2.41%) Java 8
14 73 (2.28%) PowerShell
15 55 (1.72%) PL/SQL
16 53 (1.66%) ES6
17 38 (1.19%) Perl
18 36 (1.12%) VB.NET
19 29 (0.91%) Go
Qualifications
1 440 (13.75%) Degree
2 144 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (1.81%) ISTQB
4 48 (1.50%) ISEB
5 46 (1.44%) Security Cleared
6 31 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (0.94%) PMP
7 30 (0.94%) SSCP
8 27 (0.84%) CCNA
9 25 (0.78%) CISSP
10 24 (0.75%) PMI Certification
11 23 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (0.72%) SC Cleared
12 20 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
13 18 (0.56%) CompTIA Security+
13 18 (0.56%) DV Cleared
14 16 (0.50%) Network+ Certification
14 16 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 15 (0.47%) GCIA
15 15 (0.47%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 312 (9.75%) QA
2 33 (1.03%) PMO
3 22 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.62%) GCP
4 20 (0.62%) SLA
5 16 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 15 (0.47%) GDPR
7 6 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.12%) COBIT
10 2 (0.062%) ISO 13485
10 2 (0.062%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.031%) PSD2
System Software
1 183 (5.72%) Docker
2 47 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 31 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (0.66%) Ceph
5 15 (0.47%) Firmware
5 15 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (0.37%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 12 (0.37%) vSphere
7 9 (0.28%) HDFS
8 7 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (0.22%) XenApp
9 5 (0.16%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.12%) NFS
10 4 (0.12%) Samba
10 4 (0.12%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.12%) Xen
11 3 (0.094%) Squid
12 2 (0.062%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.062%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 99 (3.09%) Kubernetes
2 90 (2.81%) Puppet
3 67 (2.09%) Kibana
4 60 (1.87%) Ansible
5 47 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (0.81%) Terraform
7 25 (0.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 23 (0.72%) WSUS
9 17 (0.53%) HP ALM
10 15 (0.47%) Nessus
10 15 (0.47%) Nmap
11 13 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
12 12 (0.37%) Grafana
12 12 (0.37%) Nagios
13 11 (0.34%) ZABBIX
14 10 (0.31%) Salt
15 8 (0.25%) Oozie
16 5 (0.16%) Munin
17 4 (0.12%) OpenNMS
17 4 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 416 (13.00%) Microsoft
2 236 (7.37%) Oracle
3 166 (5.19%) WorldPay
4 146 (4.56%) Google
5 53 (1.66%) Xamarin
6 48 (1.50%) IBM
7 46 (1.44%) Facebook
8 42 (1.31%) Splunk
9 41 (1.28%) VMware
10 36 (1.12%) Adobe
11 30 (0.94%) SAP
12 27 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (0.69%) Atlassian
13 22 (0.69%) Capita
14 21 (0.66%) Qualys
15 19 (0.59%) HP
16 18 (0.56%) WSO2
17 17 (0.53%) New Relic
17 17 (0.53%) Sitecore
17 17 (0.53%) Tableau