Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 2,218 3,323 2,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.78% 26.62% 24.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.22% 29.37% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,624 2,672 2,621
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 7,104 11,316 10,932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.99% 90.67% 90.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5,318 8,664 8,806
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Cambridgeshire 0 774 £52,500 +5.00% 109
Hertfordshire +1 736 £55,000 +3.29% 57
Bedfordshire 0 378 £57,500 +4.55% 34
Essex +3 187 £47,500 -5.00% 19
Suffolk +2 89 £42,500 -22.73% 7
Norfolk +2 56 £45,000 -18.18% 9
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 633 (28.54%) C#
2 580 (26.15%) JavaScript
3 549 (24.75%) Scrum
4 506 (22.81%) .NET
5 496 (22.36%) Java
6 460 (20.74%) SQL
7 426 (19.21%) HTML
8 410 (18.49%) Test Automation
9 397 (17.90%) CSS
10 386 (17.40%) TDD
11 378 (17.04%) Microsoft
12 339 (15.28%) Software Engineering
13 313 (14.11%) SQL Server
14 311 (14.02%) MVC
15 288 (12.98%) Amazon AWS
16 282 (12.71%) Python
17 277 (12.49%) Git (software)
18 265 (11.95%) Degree
18 265 (11.95%) AngularJS
19 264 (11.90%) Finance
20 260 (11.72%) E-Commerce
21 257 (11.59%) Linux
22 251 (11.32%) Retail
23 249 (11.23%) ASP.NET
24 238 (10.73%) Microsoft Azure
24 238 (10.73%) SDLC
25 237 (10.69%) DevOps
25 237 (10.69%) User Experience
26 234 (10.55%) Web Services
27 214 (9.65%) JIRA

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 65 (2.93%) Confluence
2 54 (2.43%) SharePoint
3 41 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 38 (1.71%) JBoss
5 24 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 23 (1.04%) Apache Spark
6 23 (1.04%) IIS
6 23 (1.04%) OpenStack
7 20 (0.90%) Apache
8 18 (0.81%) CMS
8 18 (0.81%) WebLogic
9 16 (0.72%) WordPress
10 10 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (0.45%) NServiceBus
11 9 (0.41%) WildFly
12 8 (0.36%) Apache Geronimo
12 8 (0.36%) GlassFish
12 8 (0.36%) nginx
13 7 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
13 7 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 73 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (1.17%) Microsoft Project
4 25 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.54%) Chatbot
6 11 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 10 (0.45%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.32%) Weka
9 4 (0.18%) Sketch
10 3 (0.14%) Adobe XD
10 3 (0.14%) Marvel
11 2 (0.090%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.090%) InVision
11 2 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.045%) Flinto
12 1 (0.045%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 28 (1.26%) Payment Gateway
2 15 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.54%) Magento
3 12 (0.54%) SAP Business One
4 8 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.32%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
7 4 (0.18%) Fredhopper
7 4 (0.18%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.14%) Odoo
8 3 (0.14%) Shopify
9 2 (0.090%) SDL Web 8
9 2 (0.090%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.045%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 288 (12.98%) Amazon AWS
2 238 (10.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (3.56%) SaaS
4 49 (2.21%) GitHub
5 47 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 45 (2.03%) Office 365
7 39 (1.76%) PaaS
8 30 (1.35%) IaaS
9 25 (1.13%) Serverless
10 24 (1.08%) Power Platform
11 23 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
12 21 (0.95%) OpenShift
13 13 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
13 13 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
14 12 (0.54%) Amazon S3
15 11 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (0.50%) Google Analytics
16 10 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
17 9 (0.41%) BrowserStack
17 9 (0.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 55 (2.48%) DNS
2 45 (2.03%) HTTP
3 33 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 32 (1.44%) DHCP
4 32 (1.44%) Wireless
5 30 (1.35%) Internet
6 19 (0.86%) Firewall
7 18 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
8 16 (0.72%) Bluetooth
9 12 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (0.45%) SNMP
10 10 (0.45%) ZigBee
11 8 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (0.36%) ICMP
11 8 (0.36%) SSL
11 8 (0.36%) VPN
12 7 (0.32%) IPv6
12 7 (0.32%) LTE
12 7 (0.32%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (14.11%) SQL Server
2 127 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
3 102 (4.60%) Relational Database
4 78 (3.52%) Big Data
4 78 (3.52%) MongoDB
5 75 (3.38%) NoSQL
6 68 (3.07%) MySQL
7 61 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 58 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 40 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 39 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
11 30 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
12 26 (1.17%) Hadoop
13 25 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
14 24 (1.08%) Power BI
14 24 (1.08%) RDBMS
15 19 (0.86%) Oracle Database
16 18 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 15 (0.68%) Apache Hive
17 15 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 277 (12.49%) Git (software)
2 214 (9.65%) JIRA
3 141 (6.36%) Jenkins
4 140 (6.31%) Selenium
5 124 (5.59%) Visual Studio
6 83 (3.74%) Cucumber
7 74 (3.34%) Maven
8 73 (3.29%) TeamCity
9 66 (2.98%) NUnit
10 51 (2.30%) Subversion
11 50 (2.25%) JUnit
12 49 (2.21%) Gradle
13 48 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
14 44 (1.98%) WebDriver
15 40 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 38 (1.71%) Appium
17 34 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
18 33 (1.49%) SpecFlow
19 30 (1.35%) SoapUI
20 29 (1.31%) JBehave
General
1 264 (11.90%) Finance
2 251 (11.32%) Retail
3 100 (4.51%) Marketing
4 58 (2.61%) Banking
5 53 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 43 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 36 (1.62%) Games
8 29 (1.31%) Legal
9 24 (1.08%) Automotive
10 23 (1.04%) Electronics
11 17 (0.77%) Advertising
11 17 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.23%) Military
13 4 (0.18%) Publishing
14 2 (0.090%) Back Office
14 2 (0.090%) Local Government
15 1 (0.045%) Billing
15 1 (0.045%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.045%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 879 (39.63%) Developer
2 249 (11.23%) Analyst
3 208 (9.38%) C# Developer
3 208 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 186 (8.39%) .NET Developer
5 157 (7.08%) Software Developer
6 152 (6.85%) Software Engineer
7 148 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 128 (5.77%) Architect
9 113 (5.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 111 (5.00%) Project Manager
11 102 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
12 97 (4.37%) Full Stack Developer
13 91 (4.10%) Test Engineer
14 86 (3.88%) Business Analyst
15 72 (3.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 69 (3.11%) Java Engineer
17 68 (3.07%) Product Owner
17 68 (3.07%) Senior Software Engineer
18 63 (2.84%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 506 (22.81%) .NET
2 426 (19.21%) HTML
3 397 (17.90%) CSS
4 265 (11.95%) AngularJS
5 249 (11.23%) ASP.NET
6 234 (10.55%) Web Services
7 188 (8.48%) React
8 147 (6.63%) RESTful
9 144 (6.49%) REST
10 135 (6.09%) Spring
11 134 (6.04%) HTML5
12 121 (5.46%) jQuery
13 117 (5.28%) Node.js
14 116 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web API
15 115 (5.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 92 (4.15%) .NET Framework
17 91 (4.10%) JSON
18 83 (3.74%) CSS3
19 72 (3.25%) .NET Core
20 69 (3.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 237 (10.69%) User Experience
2 180 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
4 57 (2.57%) Mobile App
5 42 (1.89%) Fintech
6 37 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 36 (1.62%) Animation
8 35 (1.58%) Client/Server
8 35 (1.58%) Photography
8 35 (1.58%) Robotics
9 34 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
10 30 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 29 (1.31%) Data Centre
12 21 (0.95%) Management Information System
12 21 (0.95%) Public Cloud
12 21 (0.95%) Smartphone
13 18 (0.81%) Blog
13 18 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
14 16 (0.72%) EPoS
14 16 (0.72%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 257 (11.59%) Linux
2 164 (7.39%) Windows
3 61 (2.75%) Android
4 44 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 40 (1.80%) Windows Server
6 35 (1.58%) Unix
7 31 (1.40%) Ubuntu
8 22 (0.99%) CentOS
8 22 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (0.68%) CoreOS
11 13 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.36%) SUSE
13 7 (0.32%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.18%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.18%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.14%) FreeRTOS
16 2 (0.090%) Fedora
17 1 (0.045%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.045%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 549 (24.75%) Scrum
2 410 (18.49%) Test Automation
3 386 (17.40%) TDD
4 339 (15.28%) Software Engineering
5 311 (14.02%) MVC
6 260 (11.72%) E-Commerce
7 238 (10.73%) SDLC
8 237 (10.69%) DevOps
9 205 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
10 199 (8.97%) OO
11 198 (8.93%) BDD
12 179 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
13 177 (7.98%) Computer Science
13 177 (7.98%) Waterfall
14 175 (7.89%) Project Management
15 164 (7.39%) Mentoring
16 146 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
17 145 (6.54%) Unit Testing
18 142 (6.40%) Front End Development
19 139 (6.27%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 633 (28.54%) C#
2 580 (26.15%) JavaScript
3 496 (22.36%) Java
4 460 (20.74%) SQL
5 282 (12.71%) Python
6 119 (5.37%) T-SQL
7 103 (4.64%) C++
8 68 (3.07%) C
9 61 (2.75%) PHP
10 58 (2.61%) ES6
11 57 (2.57%) PowerShell
12 56 (2.52%) Scala
13 55 (2.48%) Bash Shell
14 53 (2.39%) Ruby
14 53 (2.39%) TypeScript
15 50 (2.25%) Java 8
16 42 (1.89%) PL/SQL
17 34 (1.53%) Perl
18 22 (0.99%) VB.NET
19 19 (0.86%) Go
Qualifications
1 265 (11.95%) Degree
2 101 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 69 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 55 (2.48%) ISEB
5 50 (2.25%) SC Cleared
6 40 (1.80%) ISTQB
7 25 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 15 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (0.59%) HND
9 13 (0.59%) PMP
10 12 (0.54%) PhD
10 12 (0.54%) PMI Certification
11 11 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (0.45%) DV Cleared
12 10 (0.45%) MBCS
12 10 (0.45%) Postgraduate
12 10 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (0.41%) CCNA
13 9 (0.41%) CCNP
14 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (9.42%) QA
2 38 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 30 (1.35%) PSD2
4 23 (1.04%) PMO
5 17 (0.77%) GDPR
6 16 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.68%) SLA
8 7 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.23%) JSP 440
9 5 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.14%) ISO 20022
12 1 (0.045%) COBIT
12 1 (0.045%) GAMP
12 1 (0.045%) GxP
12 1 (0.045%) IEC 62304
12 1 (0.045%) ISO 13485
12 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.045%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.045%) Solvency II
System Software
1 162 (7.30%) Docker
2 72 (3.25%) Active Directory
3 57 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (1.31%) vSphere
5 21 (0.95%) Terminal Server
6 16 (0.72%) Firmware
7 15 (0.68%) Hyper-V
8 14 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
9 13 (0.59%) XenDesktop
10 12 (0.54%) BitLocker
10 12 (0.54%) HDFS
11 11 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (0.45%) VMware NSX
13 6 (0.27%) KVM
14 5 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 2 (0.090%) Apache Flume
15 2 (0.090%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.090%) Xen
15 2 (0.090%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 118 (5.32%) Kubernetes
2 93 (4.19%) Ansible
3 71 (3.20%) Puppet
4 46 (2.07%) Terraform
5 45 (2.03%) SCCM
6 36 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
7 32 (1.44%) SCOM
8 19 (0.86%) Docker Swarm
9 15 (0.68%) HP ALM
10 14 (0.63%) Packer
11 12 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (0.45%) PowerCLI
13 9 (0.41%) vRealize
14 8 (0.36%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 7 (0.32%) Grafana
15 7 (0.32%) SCOrch
16 6 (0.27%) Cisco Prime
16 6 (0.27%) Oozie
16 6 (0.27%) Stealthwatch
17 5 (0.23%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 378 (17.04%) Microsoft
2 205 (9.24%) Oracle
3 126 (5.68%) WorldPay
4 66 (2.98%) VMware
5 63 (2.84%) Google
6 60 (2.71%) SAP
7 36 (1.62%) Citrix
8 35 (1.58%) Tableau
9 33 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
10 29 (1.31%) HP
11 27 (1.22%) hybris
11 27 (1.22%) Xamarin
12 21 (0.95%) Sophos
13 20 (0.90%) Adobe
14 19 (0.86%) IBM
15 18 (0.81%) Splunk
16 17 (0.77%) Talend
17 16 (0.72%) Cisco
18 14 (0.63%) Atlassian
19 13 (0.59%) Alteryx