Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,810 2,983 2,881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.65% 27.14% 24.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.50% 29.99% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,187 2,370 2,493
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £74,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

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 6,350 9,947 10,504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.99% 90.48% 90.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,574 7,356 8,545
East of England median annual salary £49,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.74% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,005 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,450
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,140 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +0.28% -

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 0 651 £55,000 +10.00% 216
Hertfordshire 0 553 £55,000 - 144
Bedfordshire 0 325 £55,000 - 32
Essex +1 155 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Suffolk -3 71 £45,000 -18.18% 20
Norfolk +2 55 £46,250 -7.50% 16
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 512 (28.29%) Scrum
2 507 (28.01%) C#
3 428 (23.65%) SQL
4 408 (22.54%) .NET
5 385 (21.27%) JavaScript
6 375 (20.72%) Java
7 358 (19.78%) Test Automation
8 314 (17.35%) Azure
9 309 (17.07%) TDD
10 281 (15.52%) Software Engineering
11 273 (15.08%) SQL Server
12 271 (14.97%) Microsoft
13 270 (14.92%) AWS
14 263 (14.53%) DevOps
15 261 (14.42%) Degree
15 261 (14.42%) Python
16 252 (13.92%) E-Commerce
17 248 (13.70%) JIRA
18 242 (13.37%) HTML
19 235 (12.98%) Git (software)
20 230 (12.71%) Linux
21 224 (12.38%) CSS
22 219 (12.10%) BDD
23 204 (11.27%) Finance
24 200 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
25 199 (10.99%) MVC
26 198 (10.94%) AngularJS
27 192 (10.61%) Retail
28 180 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
29 176 (9.72%) User Experience

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 62 (3.43%) Confluence
2 39 (2.15%) SharePoint
3 28 (1.55%) Apache Spark
4 27 (1.49%) Tomcat
5 25 (1.38%) Apache
5 25 (1.38%) nginx
6 22 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
6 22 (1.22%) OpenStack
7 15 (0.83%) CMS
8 14 (0.77%) WebSphere
8 14 (0.77%) WordPress
9 13 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
9 13 (0.72%) CloudStack
9 13 (0.72%) JBoss
10 10 (0.55%) NServiceBus
11 7 (0.39%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (0.33%) CoreMedia CMS
12 6 (0.33%) IIS
13 4 (0.22%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 40 (2.21%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 23 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.22%) Gliffy
7 3 (0.17%) Sketch
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.11%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.11%) HipChat
8 2 (0.11%) InVision
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.055%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.055%) Flinto
9 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 43 (2.38%) Payment Gateway
2 20 (1.10%) Magento
3 14 (0.77%) SAP ERP
4 11 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (0.17%) Shopify
7 2 (0.11%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.055%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 314 (17.35%) Azure
2 270 (14.92%) AWS
3 76 (4.20%) SaaS
4 65 (3.59%) GCP
5 44 (2.43%) PaaS
6 32 (1.77%) Power Platform
7 29 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
7 29 (1.60%) IaaS
7 29 (1.60%) Serverless
8 25 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (1.38%) GitHub
9 24 (1.33%) Office 365
10 15 (0.83%) Heroku
11 14 (0.77%) Apigee
11 14 (0.77%) BrowserStack
12 13 (0.72%) DigitalOcean
12 13 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
13 12 (0.66%) Sauce Labs
14 11 (0.61%) Amazon S3
14 11 (0.61%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 33 (1.82%) HTTP
1 33 (1.82%) Wireless
2 31 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
3 27 (1.49%) Internet
3 27 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 27 (1.49%) VPN
4 21 (1.16%) Firewall
5 19 (1.05%) DNS
6 16 (0.88%) BIG-IP
6 16 (0.88%) Bluetooth
7 14 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (0.72%) 2G
8 13 (0.72%) 3G
8 13 (0.72%) 4G
8 13 (0.72%) GPRS
8 13 (0.72%) GSM
8 13 (0.72%) IPsec
8 13 (0.72%) LTE
8 13 (0.72%) OSPF
8 13 (0.72%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 98 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 69 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
4 63 (3.48%) NoSQL
5 61 (3.37%) Big Data
6 59 (3.26%) MySQL
7 46 (2.54%) MongoDB
8 41 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 37 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (1.71%) Power BI
11 29 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
11 29 (1.60%) RDBMS
12 26 (1.44%) GIS
13 25 (1.38%) Apache Hive
14 23 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 22 (1.22%) Geospatial Data
16 21 (1.16%) Hadoop
17 19 (1.05%) IBM InfoSphere
17 19 (1.05%) Impala
18 16 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 248 (13.70%) JIRA
2 235 (12.98%) Git (software)
3 161 (8.90%) Selenium
4 147 (8.12%) Jenkins
5 109 (6.02%) Visual Studio
6 101 (5.58%) Cucumber
7 79 (4.36%) JUnit
8 58 (3.20%) Maven
9 56 (3.09%) WebDriver
10 43 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
10 43 (2.38%) Subversion
10 43 (2.38%) TeamCity
11 41 (2.27%) Appium
11 41 (2.27%) JBehave
12 39 (2.15%) SoapUI
13 38 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
14 35 (1.93%) Sonatype Nexus
15 28 (1.55%) Gradle
15 28 (1.55%) Zephyr
16 27 (1.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 204 (11.27%) Finance
2 192 (10.61%) Retail
3 72 (3.98%) Marketing
4 50 (2.76%) Games
5 39 (2.15%) Public Sector
6 34 (1.88%) Manufacturing
7 33 (1.82%) Automotive
7 33 (1.82%) Banking
8 32 (1.77%) Electronics
9 25 (1.38%) Telecoms
10 21 (1.16%) Legal
11 7 (0.39%) Advertising
11 7 (0.39%) Back Office
11 7 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.28%) Publishing
13 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.11%) Housing Association
13 2 (0.11%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.11%) Local Government
14 1 (0.055%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 643 (35.52%) Developer
2 207 (11.44%) Analyst
3 178 (9.83%) C# Developer
4 146 (8.07%) Software Engineer
5 127 (7.02%) .NET Developer
6 122 (6.74%) Architect
7 105 (5.80%) Software Developer
8 95 (5.25%) Senior Developer
9 84 (4.64%) Java Developer
10 81 (4.48%) Test Analyst
11 80 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
12 73 (4.03%) Business Analyst
13 72 (3.98%) Product Owner
14 70 (3.87%) Senior Software Engineer
15 67 (3.70%) Test Engineer
16 64 (3.54%) Project Manager
17 61 (3.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 58 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
19 57 (3.15%) SQL Developer
20 56 (3.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (22.54%) .NET
2 242 (13.37%) HTML
3 224 (12.38%) CSS
4 198 (10.94%) AngularJS
5 167 (9.23%) ASP.NET
6 164 (9.06%) Web Services
7 145 (8.01%) React
8 105 (5.80%) Spring
9 102 (5.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 100 (5.52%) REST
11 99 (5.47%) RESTful
12 94 (5.19%) .NET Framework
13 91 (5.03%) JSON
14 87 (4.81%) Node.js
15 77 (4.25%) .NET Core
16 72 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
17 68 (3.76%) jQuery
18 60 (3.31%) WPF
19 57 (3.15%) HTML5
20 52 (2.87%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 176 (9.72%) User Experience
2 166 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (3.26%) Smartphone
4 49 (2.71%) Mobile App
5 48 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
6 38 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
7 37 (2.04%) Algorithms
8 33 (1.82%) Renewable Energy
9 30 (1.66%) Data Structures
9 30 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 30 (1.66%) Virtual Team
10 27 (1.49%) Animation
11 26 (1.44%) Management Information System
12 25 (1.38%) Photography
13 22 (1.22%) Client/Server
14 18 (0.99%) Data Centre
15 16 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 16 (0.88%) Handset
16 15 (0.83%) Life Science
16 15 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 230 (12.71%) Linux
2 174 (9.61%) Windows
3 85 (4.70%) Android
4 66 (3.65%) Apple iOS
5 40 (2.21%) Unix
6 34 (1.88%) CentOS
7 30 (1.66%) Ubuntu
8 25 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (1.33%) Windows Server
10 18 (0.99%) Mac OS
11 15 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (0.55%) SUSE
13 6 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
14 5 (0.28%) Fedora
14 5 (0.28%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.28%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.17%) MVS
15 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.11%) FreeRTOS
16 2 (0.11%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (28.29%) Scrum
2 358 (19.78%) Test Automation
3 309 (17.07%) TDD
4 281 (15.52%) Software Engineering
5 263 (14.53%) DevOps
6 252 (13.92%) E-Commerce
7 219 (12.10%) BDD
8 200 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
9 199 (10.99%) MVC
10 180 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
11 171 (9.45%) SDLC
12 162 (8.95%) Computer Science
13 161 (8.90%) OO
14 152 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 148 (8.18%) User Stories
16 137 (7.57%) Project Management
17 136 (7.51%) Kanban
18 132 (7.29%) Mentoring
18 132 (7.29%) Microservices
19 126 (6.96%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 507 (28.01%) C#
2 428 (23.65%) SQL
3 385 (21.27%) JavaScript
4 375 (20.72%) Java
5 261 (14.42%) Python
6 116 (6.41%) C++
7 88 (4.86%) C
8 72 (3.98%) TypeScript
9 60 (3.31%) PHP
10 52 (2.87%) T-SQL
11 47 (2.60%) PowerShell
12 46 (2.54%) Java 8
12 46 (2.54%) Ruby
13 38 (2.10%) Bash Shell
14 32 (1.77%) ES6
15 30 (1.66%) Perl
16 27 (1.49%) Objective-C
17 24 (1.33%) Apple Swift
18 22 (1.22%) Go
19 19 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 261 (14.42%) Degree
2 112 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (3.87%) Security Cleared
4 40 (2.21%) SC Cleared
5 29 (1.60%) ISEB
5 29 (1.60%) ISTQB
6 25 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (1.16%) CCNA
7 21 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 18 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (0.72%) CCNP
10 9 (0.50%) AWS Certification
10 9 (0.50%) MBCS
10 9 (0.50%) MCSE
10 9 (0.50%) PMP
11 7 (0.39%) CCIE
11 7 (0.39%) PhD
11 7 (0.39%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.39%) TOGAF Certification
12 6 (0.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (8.62%) QA
2 35 (1.93%) Data Quality
3 33 (1.82%) PMO
4 32 (1.77%) GDPR
5 21 (1.16%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.99%) PSD2
7 17 (0.94%) SLA
8 14 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.28%) ISO 20022
9 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.055%) COBIT
11 1 (0.055%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.055%) EMIR
11 1 (0.055%) GxP
11 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.055%) MiFID
11 1 (0.055%) NIST
11 1 (0.055%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.055%) WAI
System Software
1 121 (6.69%) Docker
2 37 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 35 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.99%) Firmware
4 18 (0.99%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.77%) HDFS
6 11 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 11 (0.61%) vSphere
7 10 (0.55%) VMware NSX
8 9 (0.50%) KVM
9 6 (0.33%) Apache Flume
9 6 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.22%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.17%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.17%) NFS
11 3 (0.17%) Samba
11 3 (0.17%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.17%) Xen
12 1 (0.055%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 102 (5.64%) Kubernetes
2 57 (3.15%) Ansible
3 49 (2.71%) Puppet
4 41 (2.27%) Terraform
5 32 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (1.05%) HP ALM
7 17 (0.94%) Oozie
7 17 (0.94%) SCCM
8 16 (0.88%) SCOM
9 15 (0.83%) Docker Swarm
9 15 (0.83%) Packer
10 11 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
11 10 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (0.50%) SCOrch
13 8 (0.44%) IBM Guardium
13 8 (0.44%) vRealize
14 7 (0.39%) Nagios
14 7 (0.39%) Prometheus
15 6 (0.33%) Kibana
16 5 (0.28%) Grafana
Vendors
1 271 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 147 (8.12%) WorldPay
3 116 (6.41%) Oracle
4 70 (3.87%) Google
5 53 (2.93%) IBM
6 52 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
7 51 (2.82%) SAP
8 36 (1.99%) VMware
9 29 (1.60%) Cisco
9 29 (1.60%) Tableau
10 25 (1.38%) Adobe
11 24 (1.33%) F5
11 24 (1.33%) Talend
12 23 (1.27%) HP
13 22 (1.22%) hybris
14 21 (1.16%) Atlassian
15 16 (0.88%) Citrix
15 16 (0.88%) Xamarin
16 13 (0.72%) Rackspace
16 13 (0.72%) Splunk