Period
to 15 August 2020

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 15 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 608 1,848 3,069
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 22.50% 25.65% 26.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.99% 28.70% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 530 1,372 2,602
Median annual salary £50,000 £54,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.26% +3.81% +6.06%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,275 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.27% - +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 2,433 6,439 10,496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.04% 89.37% 91.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,840 4,768 7,714
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 15 August 2020.

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 15 August 2020. 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 -2 191 £55,000 +3.77% 51
Hertfordshire -1 171 £56,250 +2.27% 61
Essex +2 147 £45,000 -7.69% 36
Bedfordshire -1 48 £48,000 -12.73% 3
Suffolk 0 34 £50,000 +17.65% 8
Norfolk -6 17 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2020, 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.

1 202 (33.22%) C#
2 197 (32.40%) JavaScript
3 186 (30.59%) .NET
4 178 (29.28%) Scrum
5 155 (25.49%) Azure
6 150 (24.67%) HTML
7 144 (23.68%) SQL
8 125 (20.56%) Java
8 125 (20.56%) AngularJS
9 121 (19.90%) CSS
10 117 (19.24%) DevOps
11 116 (19.08%) AWS
12 115 (18.91%) Git (software)
13 98 (16.12%) Python
14 92 (15.13%) SQL Server
15 91 (14.97%) Linux
16 90 (14.80%) Degree
17 87 (14.31%) Docker
18 83 (13.65%) JIRA
19 78 (12.83%) Microsoft
20 77 (12.66%) Finance
20 77 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
20 77 (12.66%) User Experience
21 76 (12.50%) RESTful
22 75 (12.34%) Test Automation
23 72 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
24 68 (11.18%) Jenkins
25 65 (10.69%) Software Engineering
26 64 (10.53%) React
27 63 (10.36%) ASP.NET

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 29 (4.77%) Confluence
2 18 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.80%) Apache
4 15 (2.47%) CMS
5 12 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.15%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.15%) IIS
7 7 (1.15%) WordPress
8 6 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.82%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.66%) nginx
11 2 (0.33%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.33%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.16%) JBoss
12 1 (0.16%) Mule
12 1 (0.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.82%) InVision
3 5 (0.82%) Zeplin
4 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.49%) Sketch
5 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.33%) Adobe XD
5 2 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.82%) Magento
2 5 (0.82%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.16%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 155 (25.49%) Azure
2 116 (19.08%) AWS
3 22 (3.62%) Serverless
4 17 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (2.80%) SaaS
5 14 (2.30%) OpenShift
6 13 (2.14%) CloudBees
6 13 (2.14%) PaaS
7 11 (1.81%) GCP
8 10 (1.64%) Power Platform
9 9 (1.48%) npm
10 7 (1.15%) Slack
11 6 (0.99%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.99%) GitHub
12 4 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.66%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.14%) Firewall
2 9 (1.48%) Wireless
3 6 (0.99%) HTTP
4 4 (0.66%) 5G
4 4 (0.66%) DNS
4 4 (0.66%) InfiniBand
5 3 (0.49%) IPv4
5 3 (0.49%) IPv6
5 3 (0.49%) SAN
6 2 (0.33%) 3GPP
6 2 (0.33%) Internet
6 2 (0.33%) SNMP
6 2 (0.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.33%) VPN
7 1 (0.16%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.16%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.16%) LAN
7 1 (0.16%) MPLS
7 1 (0.16%) NAS
7 1 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.25%) MySQL
3 26 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 16 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (2.14%) Big Data
8 13 (2.14%) Oracle Database
8 13 (2.14%) Oracle Database 12c
8 13 (2.14%) Text Mining
9 12 (1.97%) NoSQL
10 11 (1.81%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.64%) IBM InfoSphere
11 10 (1.64%) Power BI
12 9 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
14 7 (1.15%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 115 (18.91%) Git (software)
2 83 (13.65%) JIRA
3 68 (11.18%) Jenkins
4 44 (7.24%) Selenium
5 29 (4.77%) Visual Studio
6 22 (3.62%) Maven
7 16 (2.63%) TeamCity
8 14 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (2.14%) Gradle
9 13 (2.14%) NUnit
10 11 (1.81%) Hudson
10 11 (1.81%) WebDriver
11 10 (1.64%) Grunt
11 10 (1.64%) SoapUI
12 9 (1.48%) Bitbucket
13 8 (1.32%) Artifactory
13 8 (1.32%) CMake
13 8 (1.32%) Jasmine
13 8 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 77 (12.66%) Finance
2 43 (7.07%) Retail
3 22 (3.62%) Local Government
4 21 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 17 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 15 (2.47%) Marketing
7 14 (2.30%) Public Sector
8 12 (1.97%) Law
8 12 (1.97%) Legal
9 10 (1.64%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.48%) Advertising
11 7 (1.15%) Games
12 4 (0.66%) Automotive
12 4 (0.66%) Electronics
12 4 (0.66%) Fire and Rescue
13 3 (0.49%) Back Office
13 3 (0.49%) Police
Job Titles
1 307 (50.49%) Developer
2 78 (12.83%) .NET Developer
3 73 (12.01%) C# Developer
4 52 (8.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (8.22%) Senior Developer
6 45 (7.40%) Analyst
7 44 (7.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 44 (7.24%) Software Developer
8 37 (6.09%) Java Developer
9 27 (4.44%) Junior
10 24 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
10 24 (3.95%) Junior Developer
10 24 (3.95%) SQL Developer
11 23 (3.78%) Software Engineer
12 22 (3.62%) Architect
13 21 (3.45%) Project Manager
14 20 (3.29%) Product Manager
14 20 (3.29%) React Developer
15 19 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
15 19 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (30.59%) .NET
2 150 (24.67%) HTML
3 125 (20.56%) AngularJS
4 121 (19.90%) CSS
5 76 (12.50%) RESTful
6 64 (10.53%) React
7 63 (10.36%) ASP.NET
7 63 (10.36%) Web Services
8 57 (9.38%) .NET Core
9 54 (8.88%) HTML5
10 50 (8.22%) jQuery
11 46 (7.57%) Node.js
12 39 (6.41%) Spring
13 38 (6.25%) CSS3
13 38 (6.25%) REST
14 30 (4.93%) Sass
15 29 (4.77%) JSON
16 26 (4.28%) ASP.NET Web API
16 26 (4.28%) XML
17 25 (4.11%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 77 (12.66%) User Experience
2 38 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.28%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (3.62%) Life Science
4 22 (3.62%) Mobile App
5 19 (3.13%) Public Cloud
6 14 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
7 13 (2.14%) Cloud Native
8 9 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.48%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.32%) Smart City
10 7 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.15%) Wiki
11 6 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.99%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.82%) CMDB
12 5 (0.82%) EPoS
13 4 (0.66%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.49%) Animation
14 3 (0.49%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 91 (14.97%) Linux
2 44 (7.24%) Windows
3 22 (3.62%) Android
4 15 (2.47%) Unix
5 12 (1.97%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.99%) CentOS
7 6 (0.99%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.66%) Fedora
9 3 (0.49%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (29.28%) Scrum
2 117 (19.24%) DevOps
3 77 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
4 75 (12.34%) Test Automation
5 72 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
6 65 (10.69%) Software Engineering
7 62 (10.20%) TDD
8 61 (10.03%) Web Development
9 60 (9.87%) Project Management
10 55 (9.05%) MVC
11 52 (8.55%) SDLC
12 50 (8.22%) Continuous Delivery
13 49 (8.06%) Migration
14 46 (7.57%) Continuous Improvement
15 45 (7.40%) OO
16 44 (7.24%) Computer Science
17 42 (6.91%) Front End Development
18 40 (6.58%) E-Commerce
19 38 (6.25%) Unit Testing
19 38 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 202 (33.22%) C#
2 197 (32.40%) JavaScript
3 144 (23.68%) SQL
4 125 (20.56%) Java
5 98 (16.12%) Python
6 46 (7.57%) TypeScript
7 41 (6.74%) PHP
8 30 (4.93%) C++
9 18 (2.96%) Perl
10 14 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 14 (2.30%) Java 8
11 13 (2.14%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.64%) Apex Code
12 10 (1.64%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.32%) C
13 8 (1.32%) ES6
13 8 (1.32%) PHP 7
14 6 (0.99%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.82%) Ruby
15 5 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (14.80%) Degree
2 39 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (3.78%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.80%) ISTQB
5 14 (2.30%) SC Cleared
6 13 (2.14%) ISEB
7 8 (1.32%) PhD
8 7 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.99%) PMP
10 5 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.66%) MBCS
12 3 (0.49%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.33%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.33%) MCITP
14 1 (0.16%) CompTIA Security+
14 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.16%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.77%) QA
2 6 (0.99%) SLA
3 5 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 4 (0.66%) GxP
4 4 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.33%) COBIT
6 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.33%) GDPR
7 1 (0.16%) JTAG
System Software
1 87 (14.31%) Docker
2 12 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.48%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.48%) Xen
4 4 (0.66%) GPFS
4 4 (0.66%) Lustre
4 4 (0.66%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 3 (0.49%) iptables
6 2 (0.33%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.16%) Firmware
7 1 (0.16%) HDFS
7 1 (0.16%) NFS
7 1 (0.16%) pfSense
7 1 (0.16%) Samba
7 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 30 (4.93%) Ansible
3 19 (3.13%) Terraform
4 6 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.49%) HAProxy
5 3 (0.49%) Icinga
5 3 (0.49%) Puppet
6 2 (0.33%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.33%) MOM
6 2 (0.33%) Oozie
7 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.16%) Mesos
7 1 (0.16%) Nagios
7 1 (0.16%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.16%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 78 (12.83%) Microsoft
2 55 (9.05%) Oracle
3 33 (5.43%) IBM
4 18 (2.96%) VMware
5 17 (2.80%) Google
6 16 (2.63%) SAP
7 13 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (2.14%) Talend
7 13 (2.14%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.48%) Adobe
9 8 (1.32%) ServiceNow
9 8 (1.32%) Tableau
10 7 (1.15%) Atlassian
10 7 (1.15%) Autodesk
10 7 (1.15%) Zend
11 6 (0.99%) hybris
12 5 (0.82%) Ariba
12 5 (0.82%) Cisco
12 5 (0.82%) HP
12 5 (0.82%) Snow