Period
to 14 April 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 14 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 795 1,464 2,436
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 23.04% 26.92% 28.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.18% 29.62% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 543 989 1,844
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £75,000
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 3,157 4,943 7,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.48% 90.88% 89.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,018 3,593 5,748
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £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 14 April 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 14 April 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 -1 296 £55,000 +4.76% 100
Hertfordshire +1 278 £60,000 +4.35% 116
Essex 0 138 £60,000 +33.33% 39
Bedfordshire -3 56 £65,000 -3.70% 23
Suffolk +5 21 £51,000 +2.00% 10
Norfolk -4 13 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 14 April 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.

1 207 (26.04%) Scrum
2 204 (25.66%) DevOps
3 198 (24.91%) C#
4 196 (24.65%) JavaScript
5 160 (20.13%) Java
6 156 (19.62%) Azure
7 144 (18.11%) SQL
8 137 (17.23%) AWS
9 134 (16.86%) Degree
10 132 (16.60%) Software Engineering
10 132 (16.60%) .NET
11 130 (16.35%) REST
12 129 (16.23%) Test Automation
13 125 (15.72%) Git (software)
14 122 (15.35%) TDD
15 118 (14.84%) JIRA
16 117 (14.72%) Problem-Solving
17 114 (14.34%) Python
18 103 (12.96%) Microsoft
19 100 (12.58%) CSS
20 98 (12.33%) Microservices
21 96 (12.08%) Docker
22 93 (11.70%) HTML
23 91 (11.45%) User Experience
24 89 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
25 88 (11.07%) Computer Science
26 86 (10.82%) SDLC
27 85 (10.69%) Finance
28 80 (10.06%) Node.js
29 79 (9.94%) AngularJS

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 44 (5.53%) Confluence
2 27 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (2.26%) OpenStack
4 15 (1.89%) Skype for Business
5 10 (1.26%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.13%) SAS
7 7 (0.88%) Apache
7 7 (0.88%) IIS
8 6 (0.75%) Camunda
8 6 (0.75%) CMS
8 6 (0.75%) nginx
8 6 (0.75%) Red Hat Fuse
8 6 (0.75%) WordPress
9 5 (0.63%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.13%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (0.88%) Figma
4 6 (0.75%) Sketch
4 6 (0.75%) Zeplin
5 3 (0.38%) Adobe XD
5 3 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.25%) InVision
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.38%) NetSuite
3 6 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.63%) Shopify
5 4 (0.50%) Magento
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.25%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.25%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.13%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.13%) Orchard Housing
7 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 156 (19.62%) Azure
2 137 (17.23%) AWS
3 65 (8.18%) SaaS
4 38 (4.78%) Serverless
5 31 (3.90%) Power Platform
6 29 (3.65%) Microsoft 365
7 26 (3.27%) GCP
8 23 (2.89%) Amazon EKS
9 20 (2.52%) Dynamics 365
10 18 (2.26%) Amazon ECS
11 15 (1.89%) Azure Functions
12 14 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (1.76%) GitHub
13 11 (1.38%) PaaS
14 10 (1.26%) IaaS
15 6 (0.75%) Boomi
15 6 (0.75%) ServiceMax
16 5 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
16 5 (0.63%) AWS CodePipeline
17 4 (0.50%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.89%) Skype
2 14 (1.76%) Internet
3 12 (1.51%) HTTP
4 11 (1.38%) Firewall
4 11 (1.38%) Modbus
4 11 (1.38%) RS-422
4 11 (1.38%) RS-485
5 5 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.50%) IPv4
6 4 (0.50%) IPv6
6 4 (0.50%) MQTT
6 4 (0.50%) SSL
7 3 (0.38%) 802.11
7 3 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (0.38%) tcpdump
7 3 (0.38%) VLAN
7 3 (0.38%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.25%) 5G
8 2 (0.25%) LAN
8 2 (0.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (9.81%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.79%) Relational Database
3 40 (5.03%) MongoDB
4 34 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (3.40%) NoSQL
6 25 (3.14%) MySQL
7 24 (3.02%) Power BI
8 16 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (1.89%) Tableau
10 8 (1.01%) Big Data
10 8 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.88%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.75%) Couchbase
12 6 (0.75%) Electronic Patient Records
13 5 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 125 (15.72%) Git (software)
2 118 (14.84%) JIRA
3 65 (8.18%) Jenkins
4 47 (5.91%) Selenium
5 27 (3.40%) GitLab
6 26 (3.27%) Visual Studio
7 24 (3.02%) Maven
8 22 (2.77%) TeamCity
9 18 (2.26%) Bitbucket
9 18 (2.26%) Cucumber
10 17 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (2.01%) Rational DOORS
12 14 (1.76%) NUnit
12 14 (1.76%) webpack
13 12 (1.51%) Rational Rhapsody
14 10 (1.26%) Gradle
15 9 (1.13%) JUnit
15 9 (1.13%) SpecFlow
15 9 (1.13%) WebDriver
16 8 (1.01%) Postman
General
1 85 (10.69%) Finance
2 54 (6.79%) Public Sector
3 46 (5.79%) Marketing
4 36 (4.53%) Law
5 35 (4.40%) Manufacturing
6 34 (4.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 31 (3.90%) Electronics
8 30 (3.77%) Retail
9 16 (2.01%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.64%) Games
11 11 (1.38%) Avionics
11 11 (1.38%) Military
12 10 (1.26%) German Language
13 9 (1.13%) Humanities
14 8 (1.01%) Automotive
15 5 (0.63%) Advertising
15 5 (0.63%) Local Government
15 5 (0.63%) Police
16 3 (0.38%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 274 (34.47%) Developer
2 66 (8.30%) Software Engineer
3 62 (7.80%) Architect
4 61 (7.67%) .NET Developer
4 61 (7.67%) Java Developer
5 59 (7.42%) C# Developer
6 56 (7.04%) Senior Developer
6 56 (7.04%) Software Developer
7 40 (5.03%) Analyst
8 37 (4.65%) Test Engineer
9 36 (4.53%) C# .NET Developer
10 34 (4.28%) Product Manager
11 33 (4.15%) Full Stack Developer
12 30 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
13 29 (3.65%) Digital Product Manager
14 28 (3.52%) C# Software Developer
14 28 (3.52%) Project Manager
15 25 (3.14%) DevOps Engineer
15 25 (3.14%) Python Engineer
16 23 (2.89%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (16.60%) .NET
2 130 (16.35%) REST
3 100 (12.58%) CSS
4 93 (11.70%) HTML
5 80 (10.06%) Node.js
6 79 (9.94%) AngularJS
7 74 (9.31%) Web Services
8 67 (8.43%) React
9 66 (8.30%) RESTful
10 64 (8.05%) Spring
11 55 (6.92%) ASP.NET
12 50 (6.29%) SOAP
13 39 (4.91%) RabbitMQ
14 35 (4.40%) HTML5
15 34 (4.28%) Spring Boot
16 32 (4.03%) JSON
17 31 (3.90%) Redux
18 29 (3.65%) .NET Framework
19 28 (3.52%) .NET Core
19 28 (3.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 91 (11.45%) User Experience
2 60 (7.55%) Life Science
3 53 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (2.89%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.64%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (2.39%) Mobile App
7 18 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (1.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 13 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.51%) VHDL
11 11 (1.38%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.26%) Virtual Team
13 9 (1.13%) Public Cloud
14 8 (1.01%) Animation
14 8 (1.01%) BBC
14 8 (1.01%) Private Cloud
14 8 (1.01%) Reference Data
14 8 (1.01%) STB
15 7 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
15 7 (0.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 71 (8.93%) Linux
2 57 (7.17%) Windows
3 27 (3.40%) Android
4 25 (3.14%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.77%) Unix
6 11 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.01%) CentOS
8 7 (0.88%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.63%) VMS
10 4 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.38%) Debian
12 1 (0.13%) Fedora
12 1 (0.13%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (26.04%) Scrum
2 204 (25.66%) DevOps
3 132 (16.60%) Software Engineering
4 129 (16.23%) Test Automation
5 122 (15.35%) TDD
6 117 (14.72%) Problem-Solving
7 98 (12.33%) Microservices
8 89 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
9 88 (11.07%) Computer Science
10 86 (10.82%) SDLC
11 74 (9.31%) BDD
12 72 (9.06%) Project Management
13 66 (8.30%) Kanban
14 62 (7.80%) Software Testing
15 60 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
16 57 (7.17%) MVC
17 56 (7.04%) Artificial Intelligence
18 55 (6.92%) E-Commerce
18 55 (6.92%) Mentoring
19 53 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 198 (24.91%) C#
2 196 (24.65%) JavaScript
3 160 (20.13%) Java
4 144 (18.11%) SQL
5 114 (14.34%) Python
6 48 (6.04%) TypeScript
7 45 (5.66%) C++
8 35 (4.40%) Java 8
9 32 (4.03%) C
10 29 (3.65%) T-SQL
11 18 (2.26%) PHP
12 16 (2.01%) Ruby
13 12 (1.51%) MATLAB
14 11 (1.38%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.38%) R
15 10 (1.26%) Groovy
16 9 (1.13%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.88%) Go
17 7 (0.88%) Perl
18 6 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 134 (16.86%) Degree
2 66 (8.30%) Security Cleared
3 51 (6.42%) SC Cleared
4 40 (5.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (1.51%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.01%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.63%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.50%) ISEB
8 4 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.50%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.38%) PMP
10 2 (0.25%) PhD
11 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.13%) MBCS
11 1 (0.13%) MCSA
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.18%) QA
2 23 (2.89%) GDPR
3 16 (2.01%) COBIT
4 15 (1.89%) SLA
5 8 (1.01%) CDISC
5 8 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.63%) ISO 26262
6 5 (0.63%) PMO
6 5 (0.63%) WCAG
7 4 (0.50%) IEC 61508
7 4 (0.50%) IEC 62304
7 4 (0.50%) MISRA
7 4 (0.50%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.25%) Good Clinical Practice
8 2 (0.25%) NCSC
9 1 (0.13%) GAMP
9 1 (0.13%) GRC
9 1 (0.13%) NIST
9 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 96 (12.08%) Docker
2 15 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.88%) Firmware
4 6 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.25%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 78 (9.81%) Kubernetes
2 49 (6.16%) Ansible
3 41 (5.16%) Terraform
4 30 (3.77%) Puppet
5 18 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (1.89%) IBM BigFix
7 9 (1.13%) Kibana
8 6 (0.75%) Prometheus
8 6 (0.75%) Salt
8 6 (0.75%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.63%) Grafana
10 2 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.25%) Graylog
10 2 (0.25%) Rancher
11 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.13%) Icinga
11 1 (0.13%) Istio
11 1 (0.13%) Nagios
11 1 (0.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 103 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 43 (5.41%) Twitter
3 26 (3.27%) Oracle
4 24 (3.02%) IBM
4 24 (3.02%) ServiceNow
5 23 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (2.14%) Google
7 13 (1.64%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.51%) Intel
8 12 (1.51%) Xilinx
9 11 (1.38%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.26%) JD Edwards
10 10 (1.26%) SAP
10 10 (1.26%) WSO2
10 10 (1.26%) Xamarin
11 9 (1.13%) VMware
12 8 (1.01%) AppDynamics
12 8 (1.01%) Pega
13 7 (0.88%) ANSYS
13 7 (0.88%) Splunk