Period
to 17 January 2018

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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3,119 3,121 3,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.33% 24.92% 21.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.92% 28.02% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,661 2,921 2,797
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 10,424 11,139 12,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.00% 88.93% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8,465 9,157 10,492
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 2018.

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 2018. 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 1,135 £50,000 +7.26% 189
Hertfordshire 0 1,120 £52,500 - 152
Essex +8 372 £52,500 +5.00% 79
Suffolk 0 172 £45,000 +5.88% 28
Bedfordshire -1 166 £50,000 -4.76% 29
Norfolk -1 149 £43,500 +2.35% 52
East Anglia +4 7 - - 1
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1,152 (36.93%) C#
2 1,022 (32.77%) .NET
3 871 (27.93%) TDD
4 838 (26.87%) Java
5 818 (26.23%) JavaScript
6 780 (25.01%) Scrum
7 729 (23.37%) MVC
8 676 (21.67%) HTML
9 653 (20.94%) SQL
10 643 (20.62%) SQL Server
11 628 (20.13%) Software Engineering
12 603 (19.33%) ASP.NET
13 601 (19.27%) Finance
14 585 (18.76%) CSS
15 579 (18.56%) AngularJS
16 570 (18.28%) OO
17 535 (17.15%) Degree
18 480 (15.39%) Test Automation
19 454 (14.56%) SDLC
20 449 (14.40%) ASP.NET MVC
21 428 (13.72%) Web Services
22 419 (13.43%) Git (software)
23 416 (13.34%) BDD
24 412 (13.21%) Microsoft
25 389 (12.47%) ASP.NET Web API
26 380 (12.18%) RESTful
27 354 (11.35%) Linux
28 352 (11.29%) Computer Science
29 349 (11.19%) WCF
30 339 (10.87%) Node.js

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
1 112 (3.59%) Tomcat
2 73 (2.34%) Apache
3 69 (2.21%) JBoss
4 63 (2.02%) Confluence
5 46 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
6 44 (1.41%) OpenStack
7 37 (1.19%) IIS
8 35 (1.12%) Drupal
9 29 (0.93%) CMS
9 29 (0.93%) SharePoint
10 28 (0.90%) WebLogic
11 27 (0.87%) Apache Spark
12 20 (0.64%) WebSphere
13 17 (0.55%) Skype for Business
14 13 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 11 (0.35%) SAS
15 11 (0.35%) WildFly
16 10 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
16 10 (0.32%) GlassFish
17 9 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 40 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 34 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 26 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (0.55%) Photoshop
6 12 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (0.26%) Simulink
8 7 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.19%) Weka
10 4 (0.13%) EngageOne
11 3 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.064%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.064%) Revit
13 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.032%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.032%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
4 5 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
4 5 (0.16%) ResourceLink
5 4 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.13%) Exstream
5 4 (0.13%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.096%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.064%) Magento
7 2 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.064%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.032%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.032%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.032%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.032%) SAP MDG
8 1 (0.032%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.032%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.032%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 298 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
2 244 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 105 (3.37%) GitHub
4 73 (2.34%) SaaS
5 31 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 25 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 23 (0.74%) Google Play
7 23 (0.74%) Serverless
8 22 (0.71%) npm
9 20 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (0.61%) Office 365
10 19 (0.61%) OpenShift
11 18 (0.58%) PaaS
12 13 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 12 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
15 10 (0.32%) Google App Engine
15 10 (0.32%) Google Compute Engine
16 9 (0.29%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 78 (2.50%) Internet
2 61 (1.96%) HTTP
3 45 (1.44%) Wireless
4 30 (0.96%) TCP/IP
5 24 (0.77%) Firewall
6 22 (0.71%) VPN
6 22 (0.71%) WAN
7 21 (0.67%) Skype
8 18 (0.58%) DNS
9 17 (0.55%) Broadband
10 16 (0.51%) Ethernet
11 15 (0.48%) Unified Communications
12 13 (0.42%) SMS
12 13 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (0.38%) Bluetooth
13 12 (0.38%) LAN
13 12 (0.38%) SNMP
14 11 (0.35%) iBeacon
15 10 (0.32%) SMTP
16 9 (0.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 643 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 307 (9.84%) NoSQL
3 236 (7.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 201 (6.44%) MongoDB
5 166 (5.32%) Relational Database
6 126 (4.04%) MySQL
7 87 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
8 84 (2.69%) Big Data
9 79 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 75 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 63 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
12 54 (1.73%) SQL Server 2014
13 41 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
14 37 (1.19%) Hadoop
15 33 (1.06%) RDBMS
16 31 (0.99%) Oracle Database
16 31 (0.99%) Redis
17 30 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
18 29 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
19 24 (0.77%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 419 (13.43%) Git (software)
2 249 (7.98%) Selenium
3 224 (7.18%) JIRA
4 208 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 137 (4.39%) NUnit
5 137 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 125 (4.01%) Visual Studio
7 109 (3.49%) TeamCity
8 108 (3.46%) Cucumber
8 108 (3.46%) Subversion
9 104 (3.33%) JUnit
10 80 (2.56%) Maven
11 78 (2.50%) WebDriver
12 64 (2.05%) SpecFlow
13 41 (1.31%) gulp
13 41 (1.31%) JMeter
14 38 (1.22%) Moq
15 34 (1.09%) JBehave
16 29 (0.93%) Jasmine
17 27 (0.87%) Bitbucket
General
1 601 (19.27%) Finance
2 231 (7.41%) Retail
3 165 (5.29%) Marketing
4 106 (3.40%) Games
5 66 (2.12%) Automotive
6 63 (2.02%) Advertising
7 61 (1.96%) Banking
7 61 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 37 (1.19%) Publishing
9 31 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 27 (0.87%) Electronics
11 19 (0.61%) Back Office
12 18 (0.58%) Legal
13 14 (0.45%) Aerospace
14 13 (0.42%) Billing
14 13 (0.42%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.38%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.29%) Military
16 9 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,545 (49.54%) Developer
2 579 (18.56%) .NET Developer
3 347 (11.13%) C# Developer
4 306 (9.81%) Software Engineer
5 298 (9.55%) Java Developer
6 263 (8.43%) Senior Developer
7 214 (6.86%) Software Developer
8 202 (6.48%) Analyst
9 201 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
10 159 (5.10%) Project Manager
11 122 (3.91%) Java Engineer
12 119 (3.82%) .NET Software Developer
13 118 (3.78%) Architect
14 113 (3.62%) JavaScript Developer
15 103 (3.30%) Test Engineer
16 101 (3.24%) C++ Software Engineer
17 98 (3.14%) Graduate
18 92 (2.95%) Agile Developer
19 89 (2.85%) Business Analyst
20 87 (2.79%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,022 (32.77%) .NET
2 676 (21.67%) HTML
3 603 (19.33%) ASP.NET
4 585 (18.76%) CSS
5 579 (18.56%) AngularJS
6 449 (14.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 428 (13.72%) Web Services
8 389 (12.47%) ASP.NET Web API
9 380 (12.18%) RESTful
10 349 (11.19%) WCF
11 339 (10.87%) Node.js
12 304 (9.75%) HTML5
13 271 (8.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 259 (8.30%) jQuery
15 253 (8.11%) Spring
16 227 (7.28%) XML
17 219 (7.02%) CSS3
18 217 (6.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 206 (6.60%) REST
20 199 (6.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 352 (11.29%) Computer Science
2 199 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 187 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 176 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
5 160 (5.13%) User Experience
6 116 (3.72%) Fintech
7 91 (2.92%) Algorithms
8 50 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
9 48 (1.54%) Virtual Team
10 46 (1.47%) Management Information System
11 43 (1.38%) Public Cloud
12 39 (1.25%) Data Structures
12 39 (1.25%) Xbox
13 36 (1.15%) Private Cloud
14 28 (0.90%) Smartphone
15 27 (0.87%) Social Network
16 26 (0.83%) BBC
16 26 (0.83%) Data Centre
16 26 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
17 25 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 354 (11.35%) Linux
2 245 (7.86%) Windows
3 135 (4.33%) Android
4 131 (4.20%) Apple iOS
5 98 (3.14%) Unix
6 50 (1.60%) Windows Server
7 24 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
9 18 (0.58%) Ubuntu
10 17 (0.55%) Debian
10 17 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (0.45%) CoreOS
11 14 (0.45%) Solaris
12 11 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.19%) AIX
14 6 (0.19%) CentOS
14 6 (0.19%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.13%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.096%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 871 (27.93%) TDD
2 780 (25.01%) Scrum
3 729 (23.37%) MVC
4 628 (20.13%) Software Engineering
5 570 (18.28%) OO
6 480 (15.39%) Test Automation
7 454 (14.56%) SDLC
8 416 (13.34%) BDD
9 313 (10.04%) Web Application Development
10 271 (8.69%) Continuous Integration
11 260 (8.34%) Waterfall
12 254 (8.14%) Project Management
13 233 (7.47%) Mentoring
14 232 (7.44%) Web Development
15 217 (6.96%) E-Commerce
16 216 (6.93%) Unit Testing
17 207 (6.64%) Mathematics
18 186 (5.96%) Multithreading
19 171 (5.48%) DevOps
19 171 (5.48%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,152 (36.93%) C#
2 838 (26.87%) Java
3 818 (26.23%) JavaScript
4 653 (20.94%) SQL
5 297 (9.52%) Ruby
6 296 (9.49%) Python
7 263 (8.43%) C++
8 171 (5.48%) C
9 161 (5.16%) PHP
10 116 (3.72%) T-SQL
11 69 (2.21%) VB.NET
12 68 (2.18%) Scala
13 66 (2.12%) PowerShell
14 63 (2.02%) VB
15 61 (1.96%) TypeScript
16 53 (1.70%) F#
17 49 (1.57%) Perl
18 43 (1.38%) Bash Shell
19 42 (1.35%) VB6
20 38 (1.22%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 535 (17.15%) Degree
2 142 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (1.41%) ISTQB
4 42 (1.35%) ISEB
5 32 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
6 29 (0.93%) Security Cleared
7 22 (0.71%) PMP
8 20 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (0.58%) PMI Certification
10 15 (0.48%) DBS Check
11 14 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 14 (0.45%) SC Cleared
12 13 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 12 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (0.29%) APMP
14 9 (0.29%) DV Cleared
14 9 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (0.22%) Master's Degree
16 6 (0.19%) PhD
17 5 (0.16%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 321 (10.29%) QA
2 25 (0.80%) PMO
3 16 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.32%) SLA
6 7 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.19%) GDPR
8 5 (0.16%) COSHH
8 5 (0.16%) GMP
9 4 (0.13%) ISO 26262
10 3 (0.096%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.064%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.064%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.064%) JTAG
12 1 (0.032%) COBIT
12 1 (0.032%) GxP
12 1 (0.032%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.032%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 130 (4.17%) Docker
2 24 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.71%) Ceph
3 22 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.42%) vSphere
5 9 (0.29%) vCloud
5 9 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.19%) HDFS
7 4 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.096%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.032%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.032%) iptables
9 1 (0.032%) KVM
9 1 (0.032%) NFS
9 1 (0.032%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.032%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 65 (2.08%) Puppet
2 54 (1.73%) Ansible
3 51 (1.64%) Kubernetes
4 36 (1.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 34 (1.09%) Kibana
5 34 (1.09%) WSUS
6 32 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (0.38%) Nagios
9 11 (0.35%) Consul
10 10 (0.32%) Terraform
11 8 (0.26%) Grafana
11 8 (0.26%) Prometheus
12 7 (0.22%) OpenNMS
13 4 (0.13%) Dollar Universe
14 3 (0.096%) HockeyApp
14 3 (0.096%) NetIQ Identity Manager
14 3 (0.096%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 2 (0.064%) Microsoft Clustering
15 2 (0.064%) Salt
Vendors
1 412 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 208 (6.67%) Oracle
3 121 (3.88%) Google
4 93 (2.98%) WorldPay
5 46 (1.47%) Apple
5 46 (1.47%) VMware
6 43 (1.38%) Xamarin
7 38 (1.22%) SAP
8 29 (0.93%) Facebook
9 25 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
9 25 (0.80%) Sony
10 24 (0.77%) Tableau
11 22 (0.71%) IBM
11 22 (0.71%) Splunk
11 22 (0.71%) Yahoo!
12 20 (0.64%) HP
13 19 (0.61%) Adobe
14 17 (0.55%) Samsung
15 16 (0.51%) CheckPoint
15 16 (0.51%) Citrix