Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 2,723 3,119 3,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.91% 26.33% 24.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.16% 28.98% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,188 2,661 2,921
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 8,467 10,764 11,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.90% 90.87% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6,291 8,753 9,345
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 January 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 17 January 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
Hertfordshire +1 958 £55,000 +4.76% 109
Cambridgeshire +3 918 £52,500 +5.00% 209
Bedfordshire +1 373 £57,500 +15.00% 54
Essex +1 274 £47,500 -9.52% 45
Suffolk 0 148 £47,500 +5.56% 19
Norfolk -2 55 £40,000 -8.05% 18
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 770 (28.28%) C#
2 741 (27.21%) Java
3 672 (24.68%) Scrum
4 668 (24.53%) JavaScript
5 636 (23.36%) .NET
6 573 (21.04%) SQL
7 545 (20.01%) HTML
8 525 (19.28%) Test Automation
9 523 (19.21%) TDD
10 483 (17.74%) CSS
11 460 (16.89%) Microsoft
12 443 (16.27%) SQL Server
13 417 (15.31%) Software Engineering
14 390 (14.32%) Degree
15 370 (13.59%) Amazon AWS
16 364 (13.37%) Python
16 364 (13.37%) Finance
17 350 (12.85%) Linux
18 345 (12.67%) MVC
19 339 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
20 336 (12.34%) Web Services
21 334 (12.27%) AngularJS
22 322 (11.83%) DevOps
23 316 (11.60%) ASP.NET
23 316 (11.60%) JIRA
24 304 (11.16%) Problem-Solving
25 274 (10.06%) Git (software)
26 261 (9.59%) OO
27 254 (9.33%) QA
28 253 (9.29%) Project Management

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 74 (2.72%) Confluence
2 61 (2.24%) JBoss
3 51 (1.87%) Apache Spark
3 51 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 47 (1.73%) SharePoint
5 45 (1.65%) OpenStack
6 38 (1.40%) Apache
7 37 (1.36%) WebSphere
8 29 (1.07%) IIS
9 27 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
10 25 (0.92%) WebLogic
11 22 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
12 20 (0.73%) CMS
13 19 (0.70%) GlassFish
14 17 (0.62%) Drupal
15 15 (0.55%) WildFly
16 13 (0.48%) Apache Geronimo
16 13 (0.48%) Umbraco
17 11 (0.40%) SAS
18 10 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 66 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
2 64 (2.35%) Microsoft Project
3 48 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 26 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 22 (0.81%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.77%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.44%) Weka
8 9 (0.33%) Chatbot
9 5 (0.18%) Gliffy
10 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.037%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 36 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
3 13 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.44%) Odoo
5 9 (0.33%) SAP Business One
6 6 (0.22%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.037%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.037%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 370 (13.59%) Amazon AWS
2 339 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (2.83%) SaaS
4 76 (2.79%) GitHub
5 61 (2.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 37 (1.36%) Serverless
7 33 (1.21%) OpenShift
8 26 (0.95%) Google Analytics
9 22 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
9 22 (0.81%) Office 365
9 22 (0.81%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 21 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
11 18 (0.66%) Azure Data Factory
12 16 (0.59%) PaaS
13 13 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 12 (0.44%) Slack
15 11 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
15 11 (0.40%) npm
16 10 (0.37%) Trello
17 9 (0.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.09%) DNS
2 53 (1.95%) HTTP
3 42 (1.54%) Internet
3 42 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 34 (1.25%) Firewall
5 32 (1.18%) DHCP
6 29 (1.07%) Wireless
7 20 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
8 19 (0.70%) SNMP
8 19 (0.70%) SSL
9 16 (0.59%) ICMP
10 15 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
11 13 (0.48%) WAN
12 11 (0.40%) IPv6
13 10 (0.37%) LAN
14 8 (0.29%) 802.11
14 8 (0.29%) Bluetooth
14 8 (0.29%) Network Security
15 7 (0.26%) 802.15
15 7 (0.26%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (16.27%) SQL Server
2 136 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
3 135 (4.96%) Big Data
4 112 (4.11%) NoSQL
5 109 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 104 (3.82%) MySQL
7 80 (2.94%) MongoDB
8 74 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
9 71 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 69 (2.53%) Hadoop
11 62 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 57 (2.09%) SQL Server 2016
13 47 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
14 40 (1.47%) RDBMS
15 38 (1.40%) Power BI
16 36 (1.32%) Data Lake
17 34 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 33 (1.21%) Apache Hive
19 28 (1.03%) Oracle Database
20 23 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 316 (11.60%) JIRA
2 274 (10.06%) Git (software)
3 178 (6.54%) Visual Studio
4 170 (6.24%) Jenkins
5 157 (5.77%) Selenium
6 108 (3.97%) Maven
7 97 (3.56%) NUnit
8 77 (2.83%) Cucumber
9 69 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 56 (2.06%) TeamCity
11 55 (2.02%) Gradle
12 48 (1.76%) JUnit
12 48 (1.76%) Subversion
13 46 (1.69%) WebDriver
14 35 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
15 31 (1.14%) Appium
16 30 (1.10%) SpecFlow
17 28 (1.03%) Ant
18 24 (0.88%) JBehave
19 23 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 364 (13.37%) Finance
2 164 (6.02%) Retail
3 117 (4.30%) Marketing
4 65 (2.39%) Games
5 56 (2.06%) Banking
6 54 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 46 (1.69%) Advertising
7 46 (1.69%) Automotive
8 31 (1.14%) Electronics
9 24 (0.88%) Legal
10 23 (0.84%) Back Office
10 23 (0.84%) Publishing
11 17 (0.62%) Law
11 17 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 15 (0.55%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.40%) Billing
14 6 (0.22%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.11%) Military
16 2 (0.073%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.073%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,157 (42.49%) Developer
2 265 (9.73%) C# Developer
3 258 (9.47%) Java Developer
4 253 (9.29%) Analyst
5 247 (9.07%) .NET Developer
6 242 (8.89%) Software Engineer
7 218 (8.01%) Software Developer
8 215 (7.90%) Senior Developer
9 160 (5.88%) Project Manager
10 119 (4.37%) C# .NET Developer
11 118 (4.33%) Test Engineer
12 106 (3.89%) Business Analyst
13 104 (3.82%) Full Stack Developer
14 103 (3.78%) Java Engineer
15 101 (3.71%) JavaScript Developer
16 98 (3.60%) Architect
17 84 (3.08%) Graduate
18 82 (3.01%) Junior
19 81 (2.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 78 (2.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 636 (23.36%) .NET
2 545 (20.01%) HTML
3 483 (17.74%) CSS
4 336 (12.34%) Web Services
5 334 (12.27%) AngularJS
6 316 (11.60%) ASP.NET
7 213 (7.82%) Spring
8 186 (6.83%) RESTful
9 181 (6.65%) jQuery
10 162 (5.95%) REST
11 156 (5.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 150 (5.51%) HTML5
13 148 (5.44%) React
14 144 (5.29%) Node.js
15 124 (4.55%) JSON
16 120 (4.41%) XML
17 119 (4.37%) ASP.NET Web API
18 118 (4.33%) .NET Framework
19 90 (3.31%) SOAP
20 89 (3.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 232 (8.52%) User Experience
2 180 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (3.67%) Mobile App
4 75 (2.75%) Algorithms
5 73 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 69 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
7 63 (2.31%) Fintech
8 58 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 58 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
9 56 (2.06%) Robotics
10 37 (1.36%) Public Cloud
11 33 (1.21%) Client/Server
12 32 (1.18%) Data Centre
13 25 (0.92%) Private Cloud
13 25 (0.92%) Social Media
14 24 (0.88%) Reference Data
15 23 (0.84%) Data Structures
16 21 (0.77%) Cloud Native
16 21 (0.77%) FMCG
16 21 (0.77%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 350 (12.85%) Linux
2 175 (6.43%) Windows
3 94 (3.45%) Android
4 69 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 67 (2.46%) Unix
6 42 (1.54%) Ubuntu
7 36 (1.32%) Windows Server
8 21 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (0.73%) Mac OS X
10 19 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (0.66%) Debian
12 13 (0.48%) AIX
13 12 (0.44%) CentOS
14 10 (0.37%) CoreOS
14 10 (0.37%) Kali Linux
15 9 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
16 7 (0.26%) Fedora
17 6 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 5 (0.18%) Windows 10
18 5 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 672 (24.68%) Scrum
2 525 (19.28%) Test Automation
3 523 (19.21%) TDD
4 417 (15.31%) Software Engineering
5 345 (12.67%) MVC
6 322 (11.83%) DevOps
7 304 (11.16%) Problem-Solving
8 261 (9.59%) OO
9 253 (9.29%) Project Management
10 251 (9.22%) Waterfall
11 250 (9.18%) BDD
11 250 (9.18%) Mentoring
12 247 (9.07%) SDLC
13 244 (8.96%) Computer Science
14 237 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
15 208 (7.64%) User Stories
16 206 (7.57%) E-Commerce
17 189 (6.94%) Analytics
18 186 (6.83%) Continuous Improvement
19 185 (6.79%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 770 (28.28%) C#
2 741 (27.21%) Java
3 668 (24.53%) JavaScript
4 573 (21.04%) SQL
5 364 (13.37%) Python
6 170 (6.24%) C++
7 148 (5.44%) T-SQL
8 94 (3.45%) Java 8
9 91 (3.34%) PHP
10 82 (3.01%) C
10 82 (3.01%) Scala
11 79 (2.90%) PowerShell
12 78 (2.86%) Ruby
12 78 (2.86%) TypeScript
13 71 (2.61%) PL/SQL
14 66 (2.42%) Bash Shell
15 49 (1.80%) ES6
16 42 (1.54%) VB.NET
17 31 (1.14%) Go
18 30 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 390 (14.32%) Degree
2 142 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 91 (3.34%) ISEB
4 89 (3.27%) ISTQB
5 72 (2.64%) Security Cleared
6 55 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 40 (1.47%) PhD
8 36 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 26 (0.95%) SSCP
10 23 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (0.62%) MPhil
12 16 (0.59%) CCNA
12 16 (0.59%) GCIA
12 16 (0.59%) GCIH
12 16 (0.59%) GSEC
12 16 (0.59%) PMI Certification
13 15 (0.55%) DV Cleared
13 15 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 14 (0.51%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 254 (9.33%) QA
2 37 (1.36%) PSD2
3 35 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 24 (0.88%) PMO
5 17 (0.62%) SLA
6 7 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (0.26%) GDPR
7 6 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.11%) SEPA
9 2 (0.073%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.073%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.037%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.037%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.037%) NIST 800
System Software
1 196 (7.20%) Docker
2 80 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 64 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (1.36%) vSphere
5 28 (1.03%) Firmware
6 25 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (0.77%) HDFS
7 21 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (0.55%) BitLocker
8 15 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (0.55%) XenDesktop
9 13 (0.48%) Terminal Server
10 10 (0.37%) Ceph
11 5 (0.18%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.18%) Xen
12 4 (0.15%) Apache Flume
12 4 (0.15%) Hyper-V
13 2 (0.073%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.037%) KVM
14 1 (0.037%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 126 (4.63%) Kubernetes
2 118 (4.33%) Ansible
3 102 (3.75%) Puppet
4 47 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (1.32%) SCCM
6 34 (1.25%) Terraform
7 20 (0.73%) HP ALM
7 20 (0.73%) SCOM
8 18 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
8 18 (0.66%) Kibana
9 17 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
10 14 (0.51%) Packer
11 13 (0.48%) Consul
11 13 (0.48%) Grafana
11 13 (0.48%) PowerCLI
12 11 (0.40%) Prometheus
13 10 (0.37%) vCenter Server
14 9 (0.33%) logstash
14 9 (0.33%) Oozie
15 8 (0.29%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 460 (16.89%) Microsoft
2 244 (8.96%) Oracle
3 128 (4.70%) WorldPay
4 103 (3.78%) Google
5 81 (2.97%) VMware
6 53 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
7 51 (1.87%) IBM
8 39 (1.43%) HP
8 39 (1.43%) Tableau
9 38 (1.40%) Talend
10 35 (1.29%) SAP
11 33 (1.21%) Citrix
12 30 (1.10%) Xamarin
13 26 (0.95%) hybris
14 22 (0.81%) Alteryx
14 22 (0.81%) NetApp
14 22 (0.81%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
15 19 (0.70%) Adobe
15 19 (0.70%) Splunk
16 17 (0.62%) Cisco