Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,748 2,733 3,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.65% 28.99% 26.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.35% 32.06% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,113 2,193 2,695
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 5,575 8,524 10,947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.38% 90.43% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3,845 6,350 8,902
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,625 £70,000
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 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 24 January 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 24 January 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 0 578 £55,000 +4.76% 187
Hertfordshire -1 566 £55,000 - 107
Bedfordshire 0 301 £60,000 +4.35% 29
Essex -2 179 £53,750 +13.16% 45
Suffolk -6 76 £50,000 - 20
Norfolk -5 48 £40,000 -1.23% 19
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 515 (29.46%) Scrum
2 480 (27.46%) C#
3 432 (24.71%) .NET
4 380 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 378 (21.62%) SQL
6 346 (19.79%) Java
7 310 (17.73%) TDD
8 309 (17.68%) Azure
9 274 (15.68%) AWS
10 271 (15.50%) Test Automation
11 268 (15.33%) Git (software)
12 263 (15.05%) Finance
13 261 (14.93%) E-Commerce
14 260 (14.87%) JIRA
15 255 (14.59%) CSS
16 248 (14.19%) SQL Server
17 244 (13.96%) Problem-Solving
18 237 (13.56%) DevOps
19 233 (13.33%) HTML
20 231 (13.22%) Microsoft
21 227 (12.99%) Software Engineering
22 221 (12.64%) MVC
22 221 (12.64%) BDD
23 217 (12.41%) AngularJS
24 213 (12.19%) Continuous Integration
25 201 (11.50%) Python
26 200 (11.44%) Degree
27 197 (11.27%) Waterfall
28 196 (11.21%) WorldPay
29 194 (11.10%) Linux

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
1 113 (6.46%) Confluence
2 31 (1.77%) Apache Spark
3 29 (1.66%) SharePoint
4 28 (1.60%) Tomcat
5 25 (1.43%) WordPress
6 23 (1.32%) nginx
7 19 (1.09%) IIS
7 19 (1.09%) JBoss
8 18 (1.03%) CMS
9 15 (0.86%) Apache
10 13 (0.74%) OpenStack
11 11 (0.63%) ExpressionEngine
11 11 (0.63%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.17%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.11%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.057%) DNN
15 1 (0.057%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.057%) WildFly
Applications
1 31 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (1.66%) MS Visio
3 28 (1.60%) HipChat
4 21 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
5 17 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (0.63%) Adobe XD
6 11 (0.63%) InVision
6 11 (0.63%) Zeplin
7 8 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (0.40%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.29%) Gliffy
10 2 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.11%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 43 (2.46%) Payment Gateway
2 19 (1.09%) Magento
3 16 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.34%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.11%) Orchard Housing
7 2 (0.11%) Shopify
8 1 (0.057%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.057%) Primavera
8 1 (0.057%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.057%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.057%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 309 (17.68%) Azure
2 274 (15.68%) AWS
3 74 (4.23%) SaaS
4 48 (2.75%) GCP
5 37 (2.12%) PaaS
6 35 (2.00%) Serverless
7 34 (1.95%) GitHub
7 34 (1.95%) Power Platform
8 24 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
9 23 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
10 22 (1.26%) Office 365
11 20 (1.14%) npm
12 19 (1.09%) Oracle CX
13 14 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
13 14 (0.80%) OpenShift
14 11 (0.63%) Amazon S3
15 7 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (0.40%) Oracle Service Cloud
15 7 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.09%) HTTP
2 18 (1.03%) Internet
3 16 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (0.69%) Firewall
5 9 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (0.46%) DNS
7 7 (0.40%) Intranet
7 7 (0.40%) Network Security
7 7 (0.40%) Wireless
8 6 (0.34%) SSL
8 6 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (0.29%) Broadband
10 4 (0.23%) SNMP
11 3 (0.17%) Skype
11 3 (0.17%) WAN
12 2 (0.11%) DHCP
12 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.11%) IPv4
12 2 (0.11%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (14.19%) SQL Server
2 69 (3.95%) Big Data
3 68 (3.89%) Relational Database
4 55 (3.15%) MySQL
5 53 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 50 (2.86%) NoSQL
7 48 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
8 45 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (1.83%) Power BI
10 30 (1.72%) MongoDB
11 27 (1.54%) Apache Hive
12 24 (1.37%) Hadoop
13 22 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
14 21 (1.20%) OLTP
14 21 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 20 (1.14%) Apache Kudu
15 20 (1.14%) IBM InfoSphere
15 20 (1.14%) Impala
16 19 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
17 18 (1.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 268 (15.33%) Git (software)
2 260 (14.87%) JIRA
3 162 (9.27%) Jenkins
4 116 (6.64%) Selenium
5 84 (4.81%) Visual Studio
6 63 (3.60%) Cucumber
7 59 (3.38%) TeamCity
8 46 (2.63%) Maven
9 42 (2.40%) Bitbucket
10 39 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 38 (2.17%) JUnit
12 35 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 35 (2.00%) Subversion
13 34 (1.95%) Jasmine
14 33 (1.89%) webpack
15 32 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
16 29 (1.66%) Karma Test Runner
17 28 (1.60%) SonarQube
18 23 (1.32%) SoapUI
19 21 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 263 (15.05%) Finance
2 149 (8.52%) Banking
3 133 (7.61%) Retail
4 88 (5.03%) Marketing
5 51 (2.92%) Legal
6 34 (1.95%) Automotive
7 30 (1.72%) Public Sector
8 24 (1.37%) Games
9 22 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 19 (1.09%) Electronics
10 19 (1.09%) Telecoms
11 16 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 15 (0.86%) Advertising
13 8 (0.46%) Back Office
13 8 (0.46%) Law
14 6 (0.34%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.34%) Local Government
14 6 (0.34%) Publishing
15 3 (0.17%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 626 (35.81%) Developer
2 184 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 166 (9.50%) Analyst
4 158 (9.04%) Software Engineer
5 156 (8.92%) Architect
6 144 (8.24%) .NET Developer
7 115 (6.58%) Project Manager
8 113 (6.46%) Software Developer
9 82 (4.69%) Business Analyst
9 82 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
10 79 (4.52%) Senior Developer
11 75 (4.29%) SQL Developer
12 74 (4.23%) Lead Developer
13 65 (3.72%) Java Developer
13 65 (3.72%) Java Engineer
14 60 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
15 59 (3.38%) Java Software Engineer
16 58 (3.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 54 (3.09%) Full Stack Developer
18 49 (2.80%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (24.71%) .NET
2 255 (14.59%) CSS
3 233 (13.33%) HTML
4 217 (12.41%) AngularJS
5 164 (9.38%) ASP.NET
6 150 (8.58%) Web Services
7 135 (7.72%) Spring
8 128 (7.32%) React
9 123 (7.04%) RESTful
10 108 (6.18%) REST
11 106 (6.06%) Node.js
12 104 (5.95%) ASP.NET Web API
13 94 (5.38%) JSON
14 92 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 85 (4.86%) .NET Framework
16 82 (4.69%) jQuery
17 77 (4.41%) HTML5
18 76 (4.35%) .NET Core
19 55 (3.15%) Sass
20 53 (3.03%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 176 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (8.35%) User Experience
3 49 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
4 46 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 46 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
5 38 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 38 (2.17%) Smartphone
6 33 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 26 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (1.43%) Algorithms
9 22 (1.26%) Renewable Energy
10 18 (1.03%) Smart City
10 18 (1.03%) Virtual Team
11 17 (0.97%) Driving Licence
12 15 (0.86%) Public Cloud
12 15 (0.86%) Robotics
13 14 (0.80%) Client/Server
13 14 (0.80%) Fibre Optics
14 12 (0.69%) e-Learning
15 11 (0.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 194 (11.10%) Linux
2 127 (7.27%) Windows
3 69 (3.95%) Android
4 64 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 50 (2.86%) Unix
6 19 (1.09%) Mac OS
7 10 (0.57%) CentOS
8 8 (0.46%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.29%) Fedora
10 5 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.23%) Robot Operating System
11 4 (0.23%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.17%) Debian
12 3 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.17%) MVS
13 2 (0.11%) Solaris
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.057%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (29.46%) Scrum
2 310 (17.73%) TDD
3 271 (15.50%) Test Automation
4 261 (14.93%) E-Commerce
5 244 (13.96%) Problem-Solving
6 237 (13.56%) DevOps
7 227 (12.99%) Software Engineering
8 221 (12.64%) BDD
8 221 (12.64%) MVC
9 213 (12.19%) Continuous Integration
10 197 (11.27%) Waterfall
11 190 (10.87%) Project Management
12 181 (10.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 180 (10.30%) Continuous Delivery
14 166 (9.50%) SDLC
15 149 (8.52%) Kanban
16 148 (8.47%) Microservices
17 147 (8.41%) Computer Science
18 140 (8.01%) Web Development
19 118 (6.75%) OO
Programming Languages
1 480 (27.46%) C#
2 380 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 378 (21.62%) SQL
4 346 (19.79%) Java
5 201 (11.50%) Python
6 107 (6.12%) TypeScript
7 85 (4.86%) C++
8 80 (4.58%) PHP
9 60 (3.43%) C
10 40 (2.29%) ES6
11 38 (2.17%) Bash Shell
12 35 (2.00%) PowerShell
13 34 (1.95%) Shell Script
14 33 (1.89%) T-SQL
15 32 (1.83%) Ruby
16 21 (1.20%) Java 8
17 17 (0.97%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.80%) VB
19 13 (0.74%) Apple Swift
19 13 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 200 (11.44%) Degree
2 100 (5.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (2.23%) Security Cleared
4 33 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 25 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 23 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (1.20%) Postgraduate
8 20 (1.14%) PhD
9 17 (0.97%) ISEB
10 14 (0.80%) MCSE
10 14 (0.80%) SAFe Agilist
11 12 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (0.57%) CCNA
13 10 (0.57%) PMP
13 10 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
14 9 (0.51%) MBCS
15 8 (0.46%) AWS Certification
15 8 (0.46%) SSCP
16 6 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (6.69%) QA
2 27 (1.54%) PMO
3 25 (1.43%) Data Quality
3 25 (1.43%) GDPR
4 9 (0.51%) PSD2
4 9 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.46%) SLA
6 5 (0.29%) GMP
6 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.29%) WAI
7 4 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.23%) ISO 20022
8 3 (0.17%) CDISC
8 3 (0.17%) HL7
8 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.11%) EMIR
9 2 (0.11%) MiFID
9 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.057%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 85 (4.86%) Docker
2 23 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.86%) Apache Flume
5 14 (0.80%) HDFS
6 11 (0.63%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.46%) Firmware
8 5 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.23%) NFS
9 4 (0.23%) Samba
9 4 (0.23%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.23%) Xen
10 1 (0.057%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.057%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.057%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 83 (4.75%) Kubernetes
2 41 (2.35%) Ansible
3 30 (1.72%) Puppet
4 28 (1.60%) Terraform
5 20 (1.14%) Oozie
6 15 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (0.80%) HP ALM
8 6 (0.34%) Nagios
9 5 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (0.29%) Foglight
9 5 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.29%) LiteSpeed
10 4 (0.23%) OpenNMS
10 4 (0.23%) vCenter Server
10 4 (0.23%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.17%) Kibana
12 2 (0.11%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.11%) logstash
12 2 (0.11%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 231 (13.22%) Microsoft
2 196 (11.21%) WorldPay
3 150 (8.58%) Oracle
4 122 (6.98%) FIS
5 61 (3.49%) IBM
6 51 (2.92%) Google
7 48 (2.75%) Tableau
8 43 (2.46%) Atlassian
9 42 (2.40%) Adobe
10 39 (2.23%) hybris
11 29 (1.66%) Talend
12 28 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
13 27 (1.54%) SAP
14 25 (1.43%) VMware
15 16 (0.92%) HP
16 14 (0.80%) Cloudera
16 14 (0.80%) Sitecore
17 12 (0.69%) Cisco
17 12 (0.69%) Citrix
18 9 (0.51%) Apple