Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Nov 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 2,834 3,029 3,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.66% 25.00% 23.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.75% 27.73% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,339 2,598 2,873
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,925 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%

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 9,216 10,923 11,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.95% 90.17% 90.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6,919 8,884 9,859
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,250 £26,250
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 14 November 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 14 November 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 1,045 £55,000 +4.76% 116
Cambridgeshire +3 895 £51,250 +2.50% 216
Bedfordshire +1 372 £55,000 +12.24% 48
Essex 0 281 £45,000 -10.00% 51
Suffolk +1 173 £50,000 +11.11% 33
Norfolk -4 70 £42,500 +6.25% 35
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 907 (32.00%) C#
2 786 (27.73%) .NET
3 720 (25.41%) JavaScript
4 718 (25.34%) Java
5 698 (24.63%) Scrum
6 625 (22.05%) TDD
7 597 (21.07%) SQL
8 557 (19.65%) HTML
9 499 (17.61%) SQL Server
10 480 (16.94%) CSS
11 462 (16.30%) Test Automation
12 456 (16.09%) Software Engineering
13 417 (14.71%) Degree
14 409 (14.43%) Microsoft
15 407 (14.36%) Amazon AWS
16 393 (13.87%) Microsoft Azure
17 390 (13.76%) Finance
17 390 (13.76%) DevOps
18 387 (13.66%) AngularJS
19 381 (13.44%) Python
20 370 (13.06%) MVC
21 358 (12.63%) Linux
22 350 (12.35%) Web Services
23 344 (12.14%) ASP.NET
24 323 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
25 308 (10.87%) JIRA
26 300 (10.59%) OO
27 282 (9.95%) BDD
28 281 (9.92%) Project Management
29 271 (9.56%) Continuous Integration

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 71 (2.51%) Confluence
2 59 (2.08%) Apache Spark
2 59 (2.08%) JBoss
3 58 (2.05%) OpenStack
4 48 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 39 (1.38%) Apache
6 38 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
7 31 (1.09%) WebSphere
8 27 (0.95%) SharePoint
9 25 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
10 24 (0.85%) CMS
10 24 (0.85%) IIS
11 22 (0.78%) WebLogic
12 20 (0.71%) GlassFish
13 18 (0.64%) Umbraco
14 16 (0.56%) Drupal
15 11 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
15 11 (0.39%) SAS
16 10 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
16 10 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 59 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
2 57 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
4 31 (1.09%) Photoshop
5 30 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 16 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
6 16 (0.56%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.25%) Chatbot
8 6 (0.21%) Weka
9 5 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.18%) Gliffy
10 1 (0.035%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.035%) HipChat
10 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.28%) Odoo
5 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.11%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.11%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.071%) BPCS
6 2 (0.071%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.071%) Lawson
7 1 (0.035%) Magento
7 1 (0.035%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 407 (14.36%) Amazon AWS
2 393 (13.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (3.14%) SaaS
4 78 (2.75%) GitHub
5 62 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 44 (1.55%) Serverless
7 28 (0.99%) OpenShift
8 24 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
9 23 (0.81%) Google Analytics
10 22 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
11 18 (0.64%) Azure Data Factory
12 14 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (0.49%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 12 (0.42%) npm
13 12 (0.42%) Slack
14 10 (0.35%) Amazon S3
14 10 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
14 10 (0.35%) Trello
15 9 (0.32%) Google Play
16 8 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (2.72%) HTTP
2 59 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 50 (1.76%) Firewall
4 46 (1.62%) Internet
5 41 (1.45%) DNS
6 27 (0.95%) DHCP
7 25 (0.88%) SNMP
8 24 (0.85%) SSL
8 24 (0.85%) Wireless
9 22 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (0.64%) 802.11
10 18 (0.64%) WAN
11 17 (0.60%) ICMP
12 16 (0.56%) Broadband
13 12 (0.42%) Network Security
14 11 (0.39%) IPv6
14 11 (0.39%) LAN
15 9 (0.32%) Ethernet
16 8 (0.28%) Fibre Channel
17 7 (0.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 499 (17.61%) SQL Server
2 153 (5.40%) Big Data
3 148 (5.22%) NoSQL
4 114 (4.02%) Relational Database
5 99 (3.49%) MySQL
6 96 (3.39%) MongoDB
7 90 (3.18%) SQL Server 2016
8 85 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
9 82 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
10 75 (2.65%) Hadoop
11 67 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 50 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 47 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
14 42 (1.48%) Apache Hive
15 36 (1.27%) RDBMS
16 33 (1.16%) Oracle Database
16 33 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 31 (1.09%) Power BI
18 27 (0.95%) Data Lake
19 23 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 308 (10.87%) JIRA
2 268 (9.46%) Git (software)
3 189 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 164 (5.79%) Selenium
5 148 (5.22%) Jenkins
6 101 (3.56%) NUnit
7 85 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 82 (2.89%) Maven
9 68 (2.40%) Cucumber
10 46 (1.62%) TeamCity
11 45 (1.59%) Subversion
12 41 (1.45%) SpecFlow
13 38 (1.34%) JUnit
14 36 (1.27%) WebDriver
15 34 (1.20%) Gradle
15 34 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
16 27 (0.95%) Jasmine
17 26 (0.92%) MSTest
17 26 (0.92%) SoapUI
18 25 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 390 (13.76%) Finance
2 171 (6.03%) Retail
3 125 (4.41%) Marketing
4 116 (4.09%) Games
5 53 (1.87%) Back Office
6 46 (1.62%) Advertising
7 43 (1.52%) Automotive
8 36 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 32 (1.13%) Banking
10 29 (1.02%) Electronics
11 27 (0.95%) Legal
12 22 (0.78%) Publishing
13 20 (0.71%) Manufacturing
13 20 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
14 18 (0.64%) Law
15 9 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.32%) Billing
16 5 (0.18%) Military
17 3 (0.11%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,265 (44.64%) Developer
2 355 (12.53%) .NET Developer
3 299 (10.55%) C# Developer
4 272 (9.60%) Java Developer
5 269 (9.49%) Software Engineer
6 242 (8.54%) Software Developer
7 216 (7.62%) Senior Developer
8 195 (6.88%) Analyst
9 179 (6.32%) Project Manager
10 151 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
11 103 (3.63%) Full Stack Developer
12 102 (3.60%) Architect
13 101 (3.56%) C# Software Developer
14 99 (3.49%) Test Engineer
15 98 (3.46%) Business Analyst
16 85 (3.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 84 (2.96%) Java Engineer
18 82 (2.89%) Team Leader
19 81 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
20 80 (2.82%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 786 (27.73%) .NET
2 557 (19.65%) HTML
3 480 (16.94%) CSS
4 387 (13.66%) AngularJS
5 350 (12.35%) Web Services
6 344 (12.14%) ASP.NET
7 234 (8.26%) RESTful
8 207 (7.30%) Spring
9 195 (6.88%) jQuery
10 190 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 185 (6.53%) REST
12 181 (6.39%) HTML5
13 178 (6.28%) .NET Framework
14 170 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 157 (5.54%) Node.js
16 143 (5.05%) XML
17 133 (4.69%) React
18 124 (4.38%) JSON
19 107 (3.78%) SOAP
20 101 (3.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 249 (8.79%) Computer Science
2 225 (7.94%) User Experience
3 197 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
4 115 (4.06%) Greenfield Project
5 106 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 84 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 82 (2.89%) Fintech
8 79 (2.79%) Algorithms
9 63 (2.22%) Management Information System
10 58 (2.05%) Robotics
11 49 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
12 40 (1.41%) Public Cloud
13 34 (1.20%) Data Structures
14 33 (1.16%) Private Cloud
15 29 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
16 25 (0.88%) Data Centre
17 24 (0.85%) Reference Data
18 21 (0.74%) Cloud Native
19 19 (0.67%) FMCG
19 19 (0.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 358 (12.63%) Linux
2 202 (7.13%) Windows
3 92 (3.25%) Android
4 86 (3.03%) Unix
5 80 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 51 (1.80%) Windows Server
7 39 (1.38%) Ubuntu
8 27 (0.95%) Mac OS X
9 25 (0.88%) Debian
10 22 (0.78%) AIX
11 19 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (0.60%) Kali Linux
12 17 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (0.56%) CentOS
14 12 (0.42%) Windows 10
14 12 (0.42%) Windows 7
15 11 (0.39%) CoreOS
16 10 (0.35%) Fedora
16 10 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 698 (24.63%) Scrum
2 625 (22.05%) TDD
3 462 (16.30%) Test Automation
4 456 (16.09%) Software Engineering
5 390 (13.76%) DevOps
6 370 (13.06%) MVC
7 323 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
8 300 (10.59%) OO
9 282 (9.95%) BDD
10 281 (9.92%) Project Management
11 271 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
12 262 (9.24%) Mentoring
13 244 (8.61%) SDLC
14 220 (7.76%) Waterfall
15 207 (7.30%) Microservices
16 204 (7.20%) Continuous Improvement
17 203 (7.16%) Coaching
18 199 (7.02%) User Stories
19 196 (6.92%) E-Commerce
20 193 (6.81%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 907 (32.00%) C#
2 720 (25.41%) JavaScript
3 718 (25.34%) Java
4 597 (21.07%) SQL
5 381 (13.44%) Python
6 200 (7.06%) C++
7 148 (5.22%) T-SQL
8 114 (4.02%) Java 8
9 99 (3.49%) PHP
10 96 (3.39%) TypeScript
11 94 (3.32%) Scala
12 90 (3.18%) C
13 87 (3.07%) Ruby
14 76 (2.68%) Bash Shell
15 75 (2.65%) PowerShell
16 69 (2.43%) PL/SQL
17 47 (1.66%) Go
18 46 (1.62%) ES6
19 37 (1.31%) VB.NET
20 27 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 417 (14.71%) Degree
2 151 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 85 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 67 (2.36%) ISTQB
5 59 (2.08%) ISEB
6 51 (1.80%) SC Cleared
7 42 (1.48%) SSCP
8 41 (1.45%) PhD
9 36 (1.27%) CISSP
10 29 (1.02%) CompTIA Security+
10 29 (1.02%) DV Cleared
11 27 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
12 25 (0.88%) CCNA
13 24 (0.85%) GIAC
13 24 (0.85%) SANS
14 22 (0.78%) CISM
15 21 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
16 18 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 17 (0.60%) GCIA
17 17 (0.60%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (9.35%) QA
2 34 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 33 (1.16%) PMO
4 13 (0.46%) PSD2
4 13 (0.46%) SLA
5 6 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.14%) GDPR
8 3 (0.11%) SEPA
9 2 (0.071%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.035%) COBIT
10 1 (0.035%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 206 (7.27%) Docker
2 62 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (1.76%) Active Directory
4 34 (1.20%) vSphere
5 32 (1.13%) Firmware
6 31 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (0.74%) Ceph
8 20 (0.71%) HDFS
9 14 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.28%) BitLocker
10 8 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (0.28%) VirtualBox
10 8 (0.28%) Xen
10 8 (0.28%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.21%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.21%) XenApp
12 5 (0.18%) NFS
12 5 (0.18%) Samba
13 4 (0.14%) Hyper-V
14 2 (0.071%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 129 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 102 (3.60%) Puppet
3 100 (3.53%) Ansible
4 47 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (0.95%) Kibana
5 27 (0.95%) Terraform
6 19 (0.67%) Grafana
7 18 (0.64%) SCCM
8 15 (0.53%) Docker Swarm
8 15 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
9 14 (0.49%) Oozie
10 13 (0.46%) Consul
10 13 (0.46%) HP ALM
10 13 (0.46%) Nagios
10 13 (0.46%) Prometheus
11 12 (0.42%) Nessus
11 12 (0.42%) Nmap
12 11 (0.39%) vCenter Server
12 11 (0.39%) ZABBIX
13 10 (0.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 409 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 186 (6.56%) Oracle
3 118 (4.16%) Google
4 86 (3.03%) WorldPay
5 74 (2.61%) VMware
6 52 (1.83%) IBM
7 39 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
8 36 (1.27%) NetApp
8 36 (1.27%) Talend
9 32 (1.13%) Adobe
10 30 (1.06%) Facebook
10 30 (1.06%) Xamarin
11 25 (0.88%) HP
12 24 (0.85%) New Relic
12 24 (0.85%) Tableau
13 23 (0.81%) Cisco
13 23 (0.81%) SAP
14 22 (0.78%) Atlassian
15 21 (0.74%) hybris
16 20 (0.71%) Splunk