Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,041 720 1,901
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 21.97% 23.11% 25.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.11% 25.57% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 564 559 1,362
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £35,025
25th Percentile £45,000 £39,875 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £51,000 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.84% -3.77% +1.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £79,625 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% +1.85%

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 4,317 2,816 6,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.11% 90.40% 89.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,508 2,171 5,062
10th Percentile £28,941 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,000 £73,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in the East of England over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 +2 410 £57,500 - 111
Cambridgeshire 0 376 £55,000 +10.00% 143
Essex +1 136 £52,500 +16.67% 57
Bedfordshire -2 73 £56,000 -0.44% 26
Norfolk -2 24 £45,000 +10.43% 11
Suffolk -6 22 £45,000 -10.00% 16
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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.

1 280 (26.90%) Social Skills
2 242 (23.25%) Scrum
3 228 (21.90%) C#
4 225 (21.61%) Software Engineering
5 217 (20.85%) DevOps
6 175 (16.81%) Degree
7 173 (16.62%) JavaScript
8 172 (16.52%) Azure
9 166 (15.95%) Java
10 162 (15.56%) AWS
11 158 (15.18%) SQL
12 155 (14.89%) JIRA
13 151 (14.51%) TDD
14 150 (14.41%) .NET
15 132 (12.68%) Python
16 130 (12.49%) Pharmaceutical
17 128 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
18 123 (11.82%) React
19 122 (11.72%) SDLC
20 120 (11.53%) Project Management
21 117 (11.24%) Problem-Solving
22 116 (11.14%) Life Science
23 113 (10.85%) Finance
23 113 (10.85%) Microsoft
23 113 (10.85%) Docker
23 113 (10.85%) Test Automation
24 109 (10.47%) Computer Science
25 103 (9.89%) C++
26 100 (9.61%) E-Commerce
26 100 (9.61%) Git (software)

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 53 (5.09%) Confluence
2 27 (2.59%) SAS
3 25 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (0.96%) Apache
4 10 (0.96%) Apache Spark
4 10 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 9 (0.86%) CMS
5 9 (0.86%) Skype for Business
6 7 (0.67%) Apache Solr
6 7 (0.67%) OpenStack
6 7 (0.67%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.58%) nginx
8 5 (0.48%) IIS
9 4 (0.38%) Red Hat Fuse
10 3 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.29%) Drupal
10 3 (0.29%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.29%) WordPress
11 2 (0.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (2.69%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (2.21%) Microsoft Project
3 16 (1.54%) Simulink
4 7 (0.67%) Sketch
5 6 (0.58%) Zeplin
6 5 (0.48%) Figma
6 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (0.29%) MadCap Flare
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.096%) InVision
9 1 (0.096%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.67%) NetSuite
3 6 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.38%) Magento
5 3 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.19%) ProductWriter
7 1 (0.096%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.096%) Orchard Housing
7 1 (0.096%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.096%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.096%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.096%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.096%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.096%) Shopify
7 1 (0.096%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 172 (16.52%) Azure
2 162 (15.56%) AWS
3 63 (6.05%) SaaS
4 48 (4.61%) GCP
5 38 (3.65%) Serverless
6 30 (2.88%) Power Platform
7 29 (2.79%) Microsoft 365
8 22 (2.11%) PaaS
9 21 (2.02%) Azure Service Bus
10 18 (1.73%) Azure Data Factory
11 16 (1.54%) Azure Functions
11 16 (1.54%) Azure Stack
11 16 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
12 15 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (1.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 12 (1.15%) Azure Storage
14 12 (1.15%) GitHub
15 10 (0.96%) PowerApps
16 9 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
17 7 (0.67%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.88%) Modbus
1 30 (2.88%) RS-422
1 30 (2.88%) RS-485
2 17 (1.63%) Internet
3 15 (1.44%) HTTP
4 9 (0.86%) Skype
5 8 (0.77%) Firewall
6 7 (0.67%) Broadband
7 6 (0.58%) PBX
7 6 (0.58%) PSTN
7 6 (0.58%) TETRA
8 4 (0.38%) 5G
9 3 (0.29%) LAN
9 3 (0.29%) SSL
9 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.19%) DNS
10 2 (0.19%) IPv4
10 2 (0.19%) IPv6
10 2 (0.19%) Network Security
10 2 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (8.17%) SQL Server
2 53 (5.09%) MySQL
3 43 (4.13%) NoSQL
4 32 (3.07%) Big Data
5 31 (2.98%) Relational Database
6 28 (2.69%) MongoDB
7 21 (2.02%) Power BI
8 20 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (1.92%) Tableau
9 14 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (1.34%) Electronic Patient Records
10 12 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
11 11 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (0.96%) Metadata
12 10 (0.96%) Oracle Database
13 9 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (0.86%) Data Lake
13 9 (0.86%) Spotfire
13 9 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 155 (14.89%) JIRA
2 100 (9.61%) Git (software)
3 64 (6.15%) Jenkins
4 46 (4.42%) Selenium
5 39 (3.75%) GitLab
6 36 (3.46%) Rational DOORS
7 27 (2.59%) Cucumber
8 19 (1.83%) TeamCity
9 18 (1.73%) Bitbucket
9 18 (1.73%) Rational Rhapsody
10 15 (1.44%) Visual Studio
11 14 (1.34%) Maven
12 12 (1.15%) Postman
13 10 (0.96%) SpecFlow
14 9 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (0.77%) Mocha
15 8 (0.77%) ReSharper
16 7 (0.67%) Cypress.io
16 7 (0.67%) TestRail
16 7 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 280 (26.90%) Social Skills
2 130 (12.49%) Pharmaceutical
3 113 (10.85%) Finance
4 75 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (5.57%) Marketing
6 52 (5.00%) Retail
7 51 (4.90%) Law
8 49 (4.71%) Electronics
8 49 (4.71%) Manufacturing
9 44 (4.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 36 (3.46%) Public Sector
11 28 (2.69%) Presentation Skills
12 24 (2.31%) Automotive
13 17 (1.63%) Influencing Skills
14 16 (1.54%) Telecoms
15 15 (1.44%) Games
16 12 (1.15%) Social Science
17 10 (0.96%) Humanities
18 9 (0.86%) Avionics
19 8 (0.77%) Military
Job Titles
1 266 (25.55%) Developer
2 108 (10.37%) Software Engineer
3 81 (7.78%) Analyst
4 80 (7.68%) Architect
5 68 (6.53%) Software Developer
6 63 (6.05%) Project Manager
7 57 (5.48%) C# Developer
8 47 (4.51%) Product Manager
9 43 (4.13%) .NET Developer
10 42 (4.03%) Business Analyst
11 41 (3.94%) Test Engineer
12 40 (3.84%) IT Manager
13 35 (3.36%) Java Developer
14 33 (3.17%) Digital Product Manager
15 31 (2.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 31 (2.98%) Full Stack Developer
15 31 (2.98%) Senior Manager
16 30 (2.88%) C# Software Engineer
16 30 (2.88%) Product Owner
17 29 (2.79%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (14.41%) .NET
2 123 (11.82%) React
3 98 (9.41%) CSS
4 87 (8.36%) HTML
5 86 (8.26%) REST
6 79 (7.59%) RESTful
7 78 (7.49%) Node.js
8 76 (7.30%) Web Services
9 60 (5.76%) AngularJS
10 48 (4.61%) Spring
11 42 (4.03%) ASP.NET
12 40 (3.84%) HTML5
12 40 (3.84%) RabbitMQ
13 38 (3.65%) JSON
14 31 (2.98%) Spring Boot
15 30 (2.88%) Vue.js
16 29 (2.79%) SOAP
17 28 (2.69%) WPF
18 27 (2.59%) GraphQL
19 26 (2.50%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 116 (11.14%) Life Science
2 91 (8.74%) User Experience
3 53 (5.09%) Social Media
4 45 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 37 (3.55%) Self-Motivation
6 31 (2.98%) Public Cloud
7 20 (1.92%) Robotics
8 19 (1.83%) Algorithms
9 18 (1.73%) Reference Data
10 17 (1.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 17 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
10 17 (1.63%) VHDL
11 16 (1.54%) Biotechnology
12 14 (1.34%) Data Structures
13 13 (1.25%) Taxonomies
14 12 (1.15%) Mobile App
14 12 (1.15%) Renewable Energy
15 11 (1.06%) Data Centre
16 10 (0.96%) iPad
16 10 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (5.48%) Windows
2 56 (5.38%) Linux
3 33 (3.17%) Android
4 23 (2.21%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.44%) Unix
6 14 (1.34%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.58%) CentOS
8 4 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.29%) VMS
10 2 (0.19%) Debian
10 2 (0.19%) Fedora
10 2 (0.19%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.096%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.096%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (23.25%) Scrum
2 225 (21.61%) Software Engineering
3 217 (20.85%) DevOps
4 151 (14.51%) TDD
5 128 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
6 122 (11.72%) SDLC
7 120 (11.53%) Project Management
8 117 (11.24%) Problem-Solving
9 113 (10.85%) Test Automation
10 109 (10.47%) Computer Science
11 100 (9.61%) E-Commerce
12 95 (9.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 93 (8.93%) Microservices
14 91 (8.74%) Coaching
15 90 (8.65%) Mentoring
16 80 (7.68%) Artificial Intelligence
16 80 (7.68%) Full Stack Development
17 79 (7.59%) Software Testing
18 78 (7.49%) Analytics
18 78 (7.49%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 228 (21.90%) C#
2 173 (16.62%) JavaScript
3 166 (15.95%) Java
4 158 (15.18%) SQL
5 132 (12.68%) Python
6 103 (9.89%) C++
7 66 (6.34%) TypeScript
8 52 (5.00%) C
9 35 (3.36%) R
10 26 (2.50%) PHP
11 25 (2.40%) Java 8
12 22 (2.11%) VBA
13 17 (1.63%) PHP 7
14 16 (1.54%) Groovy
14 16 (1.54%) T-SQL
15 15 (1.44%) Kotlin
16 12 (1.15%) MATLAB
17 11 (1.06%) PowerShell
18 9 (0.86%) Bash Shell
18 9 (0.86%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 175 (16.81%) Degree
2 53 (5.09%) Security Cleared
3 50 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 39 (3.75%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.73%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.25%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.67%) PhD
7 7 (0.67%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.48%) ISEB
9 5 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.38%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.29%) MBCS
12 2 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.19%) PMP
13 1 (0.096%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (6.53%) QA
2 21 (2.02%) Accessibility
2 21 (2.02%) GDPR
3 20 (1.92%) CDISC
4 12 (1.15%) Data Quality
5 11 (1.06%) COBIT
5 11 (1.06%) GxP
6 10 (0.96%) PMO
7 9 (0.86%) Good Clinical Practice
7 9 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.86%) SLA
8 5 (0.48%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 3 (0.29%) GAMP
11 2 (0.19%) GRC
11 2 (0.19%) NIST
12 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 15288
12 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 113 (10.85%) Docker
2 21 (2.02%) Firmware
3 15 (1.44%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.096%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.096%) Postfix
6 1 (0.096%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 1 (0.096%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 85 (8.17%) Kubernetes
2 34 (3.27%) Terraform
3 31 (2.98%) Ansible
4 15 (1.44%) Prometheus
5 14 (1.34%) Puppet
6 10 (0.96%) Grafana
7 9 (0.86%) IBM BigFix
8 8 (0.77%) Kibana
8 8 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.58%) Mesos
10 4 (0.38%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.19%) Graylog
11 2 (0.19%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.19%) Icinga
11 2 (0.19%) Packer
11 2 (0.19%) Rancher
11 2 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.096%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.096%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 113 (10.85%) Microsoft
2 78 (7.49%) Instagram
3 52 (5.00%) Facebook
4 40 (3.84%) Google
4 40 (3.84%) Oracle
5 28 (2.69%) IBM
6 24 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (2.02%) ServiceNow
8 17 (1.63%) EMC
8 17 (1.63%) Intel
8 17 (1.63%) Microsemi
8 17 (1.63%) Xilinx
9 16 (1.54%) CA Agile Central
10 14 (1.34%) SAP
11 13 (1.25%) Informatica
12 8 (0.77%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.77%) Elastic Path
13 7 (0.67%) ANSYS
13 7 (0.67%) AppDynamics
13 7 (0.67%) VMware