Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3,006 2,851 2,933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.15% 24.74% 22.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.25% 27.48% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,392 2,471 2,714
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £74,000 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 9,936 10,375 11,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.73% 90.02% 89.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7,349 8,444 9,765
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,010 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Hertfordshire 0 1,088 £55,000 +4.76% 126
Cambridgeshire +3 1,049 £50,000 - 187
Bedfordshire +2 345 £55,000 +15.79% 40
Essex -1 270 £45,000 -10.00% 49
Suffolk +1 203 £55,000 +27.91% 21
Norfolk -5 59 £50,000 +25.00% 21
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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.

1 973 (32.37%) C#
2 882 (29.34%) .NET
3 733 (24.38%) JavaScript
4 730 (24.28%) TDD
5 715 (23.79%) Scrum
6 677 (22.52%) Java
7 633 (21.06%) SQL
8 566 (18.83%) SQL Server
9 545 (18.13%) HTML
10 501 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 487 (16.20%) CSS
12 482 (16.03%) Test Automation
13 450 (14.97%) Finance
14 442 (14.70%) Amazon AWS
15 432 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
16 431 (14.34%) AngularJS
17 412 (13.71%) Microsoft
18 404 (13.44%) Linux
18 404 (13.44%) Degree
19 401 (13.34%) Problem-Solving
20 398 (13.24%) DevOps
20 398 (13.24%) MVC
21 385 (12.81%) Python
22 383 (12.74%) Web Services
23 378 (12.57%) ASP.NET
24 359 (11.94%) OO
25 320 (10.65%) JIRA
26 309 (10.28%) BDD
27 306 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
28 297 (9.88%) 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 76 (2.53%) Confluence
2 75 (2.50%) Apache Spark
3 69 (2.30%) JBoss
4 54 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 51 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
5 51 (1.70%) OpenStack
6 41 (1.36%) SharePoint
7 39 (1.30%) Apache
8 31 (1.03%) WebSphere
9 30 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
10 29 (0.96%) WebLogic
11 26 (0.86%) CMS
12 23 (0.77%) IIS
13 20 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 17 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
15 16 (0.53%) Umbraco
16 15 (0.50%) GlassFish
17 11 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
17 11 (0.37%) Drupal
18 10 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 61 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
2 59 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
4 30 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 29 (0.96%) Photoshop
6 21 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 14 (0.47%) MS Visio
8 12 (0.40%) Chatbot
9 8 (0.27%) HipChat
10 7 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.17%) Gliffy
13 2 (0.067%) FrameMaker
13 2 (0.067%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.067%) Weka
14 1 (0.033%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.033%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (1.00%) Payment Gateway
2 27 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.100%) BPCS
5 3 (0.100%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.067%) Lawson
6 2 (0.067%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.033%) Magento
7 1 (0.033%) Odoo
7 1 (0.033%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.033%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 442 (14.70%) Amazon AWS
2 432 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 103 (3.43%) GitHub
4 74 (2.46%) SaaS
5 64 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 43 (1.43%) Serverless
7 27 (0.90%) OpenShift
8 25 (0.83%) Google Analytics
9 22 (0.73%) Office 365
10 18 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
12 16 (0.53%) npm
13 11 (0.37%) PaaS
14 10 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
15 9 (0.30%) Amazon S3
15 9 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
16 8 (0.27%) Google Play
17 7 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
17 7 (0.23%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 91 (3.03%) HTTP
2 54 (1.80%) TCP/IP
3 46 (1.53%) Firewall
4 44 (1.46%) Internet
5 40 (1.33%) DNS
6 25 (0.83%) DHCP
6 25 (0.83%) WAN
7 22 (0.73%) Broadband
8 21 (0.70%) SNMP
8 21 (0.70%) SSL
9 18 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
10 17 (0.57%) SMS
11 16 (0.53%) Wireless
12 15 (0.50%) 802.11
13 14 (0.47%) Network Security
14 11 (0.37%) ICMP
14 11 (0.37%) LAN
15 10 (0.33%) IPv6
16 9 (0.30%) Skype
17 8 (0.27%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 566 (18.83%) SQL Server
2 170 (5.66%) NoSQL
3 167 (5.56%) Big Data
4 137 (4.56%) Relational Database
5 118 (3.93%) MongoDB
6 114 (3.79%) SQL Server 2016
7 113 (3.76%) MySQL
8 96 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
9 80 (2.66%) Hadoop
10 66 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 64 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
12 53 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 47 (1.56%) RDBMS
14 46 (1.53%) Apache Hive
15 44 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 36 (1.20%) Oracle Database
17 30 (1.00%) Impala
18 27 (0.90%) RavenDB
19 25 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 24 (0.80%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 320 (10.65%) JIRA
2 291 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 210 (6.99%) Visual Studio
4 196 (6.52%) Selenium
5 147 (4.89%) Jenkins
6 118 (3.93%) NUnit
7 104 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 81 (2.69%) Cucumber
8 81 (2.69%) Maven
8 81 (2.69%) TeamCity
9 52 (1.73%) SpecFlow
10 49 (1.63%) Subversion
11 45 (1.50%) ReSharper
11 45 (1.50%) WebDriver
12 44 (1.46%) SoapUI
13 40 (1.33%) Jasmine
14 38 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
15 35 (1.16%) JMeter
16 32 (1.06%) JUnit
17 29 (0.96%) MSTest
General
1 450 (14.97%) Finance
2 205 (6.82%) Retail
3 153 (5.09%) Marketing
4 136 (4.52%) Games
5 55 (1.83%) Advertising
6 52 (1.73%) Back Office
7 44 (1.46%) Automotive
8 36 (1.20%) Legal
9 23 (0.77%) Banking
9 23 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 23 (0.77%) Publishing
10 22 (0.73%) Telecoms
11 18 (0.60%) Electronics
12 17 (0.57%) Law
13 16 (0.53%) Aerospace
14 15 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.33%) Multimedia
16 8 (0.27%) Billing
17 5 (0.17%) Military
18 4 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1,301 (43.28%) Developer
2 433 (14.40%) .NET Developer
3 305 (10.15%) C# Developer
4 269 (8.95%) Software Engineer
5 258 (8.58%) Java Developer
5 258 (8.58%) Software Developer
6 243 (8.08%) Analyst
7 222 (7.39%) Senior Developer
8 175 (5.82%) Project Manager
9 162 (5.39%) C# .NET Developer
10 128 (4.26%) Business Analyst
11 127 (4.22%) Architect
12 111 (3.69%) C# Software Developer
13 105 (3.49%) Test Engineer
14 102 (3.39%) Team Leader
15 82 (2.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 82 (2.73%) Full Stack Developer
16 81 (2.69%) Lead Developer
17 78 (2.59%) .NET Software Developer
17 78 (2.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 882 (29.34%) .NET
2 545 (18.13%) HTML
3 487 (16.20%) CSS
4 431 (14.34%) AngularJS
5 383 (12.74%) Web Services
6 378 (12.57%) ASP.NET
7 288 (9.58%) RESTful
8 244 (8.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 240 (7.98%) .NET Framework
10 222 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 203 (6.75%) HTML5
12 201 (6.69%) Spring
13 197 (6.55%) jQuery
14 182 (6.05%) REST
15 154 (5.12%) XML
16 144 (4.79%) Node.js
17 130 (4.32%) React
18 125 (4.16%) CSS3
18 125 (4.16%) WCF
19 124 (4.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 237 (7.88%) Computer Science
2 233 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
3 226 (7.52%) User Experience
4 128 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 113 (3.76%) Greenfield Project
6 104 (3.46%) Fintech
7 70 (2.33%) Algorithms
8 63 (2.10%) Robotics
9 62 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
10 56 (1.86%) Self-Motivation
11 47 (1.56%) Management Information System
12 42 (1.40%) Private Cloud
13 37 (1.23%) Data Structures
13 37 (1.23%) Public Cloud
14 32 (1.06%) Data Centre
15 21 (0.70%) Cloud Native
16 20 (0.67%) Security Operations Centre
16 20 (0.67%) Virtual Team
17 18 (0.60%) Reference Data
18 17 (0.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 404 (13.44%) Linux
2 229 (7.62%) Windows
3 95 (3.16%) Apple iOS
4 85 (2.83%) Android
4 85 (2.83%) Unix
5 56 (1.86%) Windows Server
6 27 (0.90%) Debian
7 26 (0.86%) Mac OS X
8 25 (0.83%) Ubuntu
9 24 (0.80%) AIX
9 24 (0.80%) CentOS
10 20 (0.67%) Kali Linux
11 15 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (0.47%) Windows 10
12 14 (0.47%) Windows 7
13 12 (0.40%) CoreOS
13 12 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.27%) Fedora
14 8 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 730 (24.28%) TDD
2 715 (23.79%) Scrum
3 501 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 482 (16.03%) Test Automation
5 401 (13.34%) Problem-Solving
6 398 (13.24%) DevOps
6 398 (13.24%) MVC
7 359 (11.94%) OO
8 309 (10.28%) BDD
9 306 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
10 297 (9.88%) Project Management
11 265 (8.82%) SDLC
12 260 (8.65%) Mentoring
13 245 (8.15%) Microservices
14 230 (7.65%) Continuous Improvement
15 216 (7.19%) E-Commerce
16 206 (6.85%) Waterfall
17 201 (6.69%) Coaching
18 193 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
19 187 (6.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 973 (32.37%) C#
2 733 (24.38%) JavaScript
3 677 (22.52%) Java
4 633 (21.06%) SQL
5 385 (12.81%) Python
6 212 (7.05%) C++
7 138 (4.59%) T-SQL
8 115 (3.83%) Scala
9 107 (3.56%) PHP
10 104 (3.46%) Java 8
11 100 (3.33%) Ruby
12 98 (3.26%) TypeScript
13 84 (2.79%) PowerShell
14 83 (2.76%) C
15 80 (2.66%) Bash Shell
16 60 (2.00%) PL/SQL
17 49 (1.63%) Go
18 44 (1.46%) ES6
19 36 (1.20%) Haskell
20 33 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 404 (13.44%) Degree
2 147 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 73 (2.43%) Security Cleared
4 45 (1.50%) ISEB
4 45 (1.50%) ISTQB
5 42 (1.40%) SC Cleared
6 34 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (1.10%) CISSP
7 33 (1.10%) SSCP
8 30 (1.00%) CCNA
9 26 (0.86%) DV Cleared
9 26 (0.86%) PhD
10 25 (0.83%) PMI Certification
11 24 (0.80%) CompTIA Security+
12 22 (0.73%) Network+ Certification
13 21 (0.70%) GIAC
13 21 (0.70%) SANS
14 19 (0.63%) CISM
14 19 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (0.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 282 (9.38%) QA
2 41 (1.36%) PMO
3 30 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 20 (0.67%) SLA
5 12 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.23%) GDPR
8 5 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.100%) COBIT
9 3 (0.100%) SEPA
10 2 (0.067%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.067%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.033%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.033%) PSD2
System Software
1 199 (6.62%) Docker
2 61 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (1.86%) Active Directory
4 32 (1.06%) vSphere
5 28 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (0.67%) Ceph
6 20 (0.67%) Firmware
7 14 (0.47%) HDFS
8 9 (0.30%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 9 (0.30%) BitLocker
8 9 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.30%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (0.23%) XenApp
11 6 (0.20%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.20%) VirtualBox
11 6 (0.20%) Xen
12 5 (0.17%) NFS
12 5 (0.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 137 (4.56%) Kubernetes
2 100 (3.33%) Puppet
3 82 (2.73%) Ansible
4 42 (1.40%) Kibana
5 39 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (0.77%) Grafana
6 23 (0.77%) Terraform
7 19 (0.63%) SCCM
8 17 (0.57%) Nessus
8 17 (0.57%) Nmap
9 14 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
9 14 (0.47%) Salt
9 14 (0.47%) ZABBIX
10 13 (0.43%) Consul
10 13 (0.43%) Nagios
10 13 (0.43%) Oozie
10 13 (0.43%) Prometheus
11 12 (0.40%) HP ALM
12 11 (0.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 11 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 412 (13.71%) Microsoft
2 178 (5.92%) Oracle
3 143 (4.76%) Google
4 103 (3.43%) WorldPay
5 73 (2.43%) VMware
6 63 (2.10%) IBM
7 42 (1.40%) Adobe
8 40 (1.33%) Xamarin
9 37 (1.23%) Facebook
10 30 (1.00%) NetApp
11 26 (0.86%) New Relic
11 26 (0.86%) Tableau
12 23 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (0.73%) Atlassian
13 22 (0.73%) Cisco
13 22 (0.73%) Cloudera
13 22 (0.73%) Splunk
13 22 (0.73%) Talend
14 20 (0.67%) Qualys
14 20 (0.67%) SAP