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to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Agile skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile 1,744 985 903
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 23.82% 22.05% 24.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.53% 24.02% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 515 566 660
10th Percentile £36,250 £39,875 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,563 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,125 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,750 £80,000 £82,050
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.56% +6.36%

Agile 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 6,831 4,101 3,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 93.29% 91.79% 90.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,785 2,376 2,525
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,600 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.20% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £66,250 £64,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +4.76%

Agile
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Agile as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Agile in the East of England

Agile
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile in the East of England.

Salary trend for Agile in the East of England

Agile
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Agile in the East of England

Agile
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 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -2 718 £55,450 +0.82% 110
Hertfordshire -1 561 £62,500 +8.70% 91
Essex 0 320 £48,350 -11.29% 19
Bedfordshire -4 72 £64,000 +9.87% 7
Suffolk +5 58 £48,500 -3.00% 15
Norfolk +7 25 £44,811 -0.42% 5
East Anglia - 3 £47,500 - 1
Agile
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT jobs citing Agile 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.

1 641 (36.75%) Social Skills
2 628 (36.01%) Degree
3 431 (24.71%) Computer Science
4 426 (24.43%) Software Engineering
5 413 (23.68%) DevOps
6 403 (23.11%) Scrum
7 398 (22.82%) AWS
8 352 (20.18%) Azure
9 349 (20.01%) C#
10 306 (17.55%) SQL
10 306 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
11 300 (17.20%) JavaScript
12 299 (17.14%) Python
13 297 (17.03%) Risk Management
14 280 (16.06%) CI/CD
15 276 (15.83%) Java
16 275 (15.77%) Finance
17 265 (15.19%) Git (software)
18 254 (14.56%) JIRA
19 248 (14.22%) Mentoring
20 241 (13.82%) Analytics
21 232 (13.30%) Microsoft
22 228 (13.07%) TDD
23 222 (12.73%) Life Science
24 221 (12.67%) Project Management
25 220 (12.61%) C
25 220 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
26 217 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
26 217 (12.44%) .NET
27 207 (11.87%) Data Science

Agile
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 (4.07%) Confluence
2 60 (3.44%) Apache Spark
3 28 (1.61%) CMS
4 26 (1.49%) IBM Domino
5 20 (1.15%) Apache
5 20 (1.15%) SharePoint
6 19 (1.09%) SAS
7 17 (0.97%) OpenStack
8 10 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 10 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.46%) NetWeaver
10 7 (0.40%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.34%) JBoss
12 5 (0.29%) Apache Airflow
12 5 (0.29%) IIS
12 5 (0.29%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.29%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.23%) Drupal
14 3 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 62 (3.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
4 19 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.69%) Zeplin
6 9 (0.52%) InVision
6 9 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.52%) Sketch
7 4 (0.23%) Simulink
8 2 (0.11%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.057%) Campfire
9 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (1.15%) Academy Housing
2 18 (1.03%) Shopify
3 15 (0.86%) SAP S/4HANA
4 13 (0.75%) SAP ERP
4 13 (0.75%) SAP MDG
5 8 (0.46%) Eloqua
5 8 (0.46%) Sprinklr
6 5 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.17%) VisionPLUS
9 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.11%) Exstream
9 2 (0.11%) Magento
9 2 (0.11%) SAP APO
9 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.11%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.057%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.057%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.057%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 398 (22.82%) AWS
2 352 (20.18%) Azure
3 169 (9.69%) Serverless
4 130 (7.45%) GCP
5 72 (4.13%) SaaS
6 71 (4.07%) OpenShift
7 57 (3.27%) Power Platform
8 49 (2.81%) GitHub
9 39 (2.24%) Google Analytics
10 38 (2.18%) PaaS
11 37 (2.12%) AWS Lambda
12 31 (1.78%) Microsoft 365
13 26 (1.49%) Cloud Functions
13 26 (1.49%) Google Tag Manager
14 24 (1.38%) Azure Functions
15 21 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
16 20 (1.15%) Amazon EKS
17 19 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
17 19 (1.09%) Amazon S3
17 19 (1.09%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.92%) Internet
2 23 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
3 22 (1.26%) Modbus
3 22 (1.26%) RS-422
3 22 (1.26%) RS-485
4 20 (1.15%) Firewall
5 17 (0.97%) TCP/IP
6 16 (0.92%) Bluetooth
7 10 (0.57%) IP Telephony
7 10 (0.57%) Softphone
7 10 (0.57%) Unified Communications
8 9 (0.52%) DNS
8 9 (0.52%) HTTP
8 9 (0.52%) Wireless
9 8 (0.46%) VPN
10 7 (0.40%) DHCP
10 7 (0.40%) LAN
10 7 (0.40%) VLAN
10 7 (0.40%) WAN
11 6 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (6.36%) SQL Server
2 94 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
3 80 (4.59%) MySQL
4 72 (4.13%) Big Data
5 65 (3.73%) Relational Database
6 54 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
6 54 (3.10%) Tableau
7 47 (2.69%) NoSQL
8 44 (2.52%) Power BI
9 26 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
9 26 (1.49%) Data Lake
9 26 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
10 24 (1.38%) MongoDB
11 19 (1.09%) SAP HANA
12 18 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (1.03%) Apache Hive
13 15 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (0.86%) Flink
14 13 (0.75%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.69%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 265 (15.19%) Git (software)
2 254 (14.56%) JIRA
3 137 (7.86%) Jenkins
4 72 (4.13%) Selenium
5 46 (2.64%) Subversion
6 34 (1.95%) GitLab
7 32 (1.83%) Maven
8 30 (1.72%) Gradle
8 30 (1.72%) Visual Studio
8 30 (1.72%) WebDriver
9 28 (1.61%) JUnit
10 25 (1.43%) TeamCity
11 19 (1.09%) Bitbucket
12 18 (1.03%) Gerrit
13 17 (0.97%) Cucumber
13 17 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (0.92%) Eclipse
15 15 (0.86%) ClearCase
15 15 (0.86%) CppUnit
15 15 (0.86%) JMeter
General
1 641 (36.75%) Social Skills
2 275 (15.77%) Finance
3 217 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
4 143 (8.20%) Marketing
5 132 (7.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 126 (7.22%) Law
7 119 (6.82%) Legal
8 104 (5.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 82 (4.70%) Influencing Skills
10 80 (4.59%) Manufacturing
11 71 (4.07%) Automotive
12 70 (4.01%) Electronics
13 56 (3.21%) Retail
14 51 (2.92%) Presentation Skills
15 48 (2.75%) Aviation
16 46 (2.64%) Publishing
17 45 (2.58%) Public Sector
18 35 (2.01%) Organisational Skills
19 29 (1.66%) Banking
20 23 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 334 (19.15%) Developer
2 242 (13.88%) Software Engineer
3 202 (11.58%) Analyst
4 123 (7.05%) Architect
5 89 (5.10%) Project Manager
6 71 (4.07%) Software Developer
7 68 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
8 67 (3.84%) Principal Engineer
9 64 (3.67%) Senior Software Engineer
10 61 (3.50%) C# Developer
10 61 (3.50%) Full Stack Developer
11 60 (3.44%) Senior Developer
12 49 (2.81%) Software Manager
13 48 (2.75%) Data Engineer
14 43 (2.47%) .NET Developer
15 42 (2.41%) Product Owner
16 41 (2.35%) Senior Analyst
16 41 (2.35%) Test Engineer
17 40 (2.29%) Graduate
17 40 (2.29%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (12.44%) .NET
2 205 (11.75%) CSS
3 197 (11.30%) HTML
4 138 (7.91%) React
5 135 (7.74%) AngularJS
6 101 (5.79%) REST
7 89 (5.10%) HTML5
8 82 (4.70%) Node.js
8 82 (4.70%) Web Services
9 81 (4.64%) CSS3
10 67 (3.84%) ASP.NET
10 67 (3.84%) Vue.js
11 65 (3.73%) WPF
12 64 (3.67%) Kafka
13 60 (3.44%) JSON
14 59 (3.38%) Spring
15 58 (3.33%) jQuery
16 57 (3.27%) Velocity
17 56 (3.21%) RESTful
18 53 (3.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 222 (12.73%) Life Science
2 197 (11.30%) User Experience
3 98 (5.62%) Data Structures
4 94 (5.39%) Algorithms
5 82 (4.70%) Self-Motivation
6 81 (4.64%) IoT
7 68 (3.90%) Social Media
8 67 (3.84%) Public Cloud
9 61 (3.50%) Management Information System
10 60 (3.44%) Cloud Native
11 50 (2.87%) Virtual Team
12 44 (2.52%) Renewable Energy
13 43 (2.47%) Mobile App
14 38 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
15 32 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
15 32 (1.83%) Smartphone
16 30 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
17 26 (1.49%) Mali
18 22 (1.26%) Data Centre
19 21 (1.20%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 144 (8.26%) Linux
2 82 (4.70%) Windows
3 76 (4.36%) Unix
4 73 (4.19%) Android
5 28 (1.61%) Windows Server
6 22 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 16 (0.92%) Windows 10
7 16 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.57%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.057%) CentOS
11 1 (0.057%) OpenWrt
11 1 (0.057%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (24.71%) Computer Science
2 426 (24.43%) Software Engineering
3 413 (23.68%) DevOps
4 403 (23.11%) Scrum
5 306 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
6 297 (17.03%) Risk Management
7 280 (16.06%) CI/CD
8 248 (14.22%) Mentoring
9 241 (13.82%) Analytics
10 228 (13.07%) TDD
11 221 (12.67%) Project Management
12 220 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
13 207 (11.87%) Data Science
14 200 (11.47%) Microservices
15 199 (11.41%) Continuous Improvement
16 193 (11.07%) Full Stack Development
17 188 (10.78%) Coaching
18 185 (10.61%) Test Automation
19 183 (10.49%) Artificial Intelligence
20 175 (10.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 349 (20.01%) C#
2 306 (17.55%) SQL
3 300 (17.20%) JavaScript
4 299 (17.14%) Python
5 276 (15.83%) Java
6 220 (12.61%) C
7 145 (8.31%) C++
8 58 (3.33%) TypeScript
9 56 (3.21%) Objective-C
10 52 (2.98%) PHP
11 47 (2.69%) Ruby
12 45 (2.58%) PowerShell
13 37 (2.12%) Shell Script
13 37 (2.12%) T-SQL
14 35 (2.01%) Kotlin
15 33 (1.89%) Bash
16 27 (1.55%) Scala
17 21 (1.20%) Ada
17 21 (1.20%) Perl
18 14 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 628 (36.01%) Degree
2 157 (9.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 63 (3.61%) Security Cleared
4 48 (2.75%) PhD
5 37 (2.12%) Master's Degree
6 36 (2.06%) PMI Certification
7 34 (1.95%) SC Cleared
8 29 (1.66%) PMP
9 22 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (1.20%) ISTQB
10 21 (1.20%) Postgraduate
11 20 (1.15%) DBS Check
12 18 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
13 14 (0.80%) CISSP
13 14 (0.80%) TOGAF Certification
14 10 (0.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 10 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (0.57%) MBA
15 9 (0.52%) DV Cleared
16 6 (0.34%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (9.98%) QA
2 70 (4.01%) Accessibility
3 27 (1.55%) Data Quality
3 27 (1.55%) GDPR
3 27 (1.55%) GxP
4 17 (0.97%) IEC 62304
5 15 (0.86%) PMO
6 14 (0.80%) SLA
7 13 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.63%) IEC 61508
8 11 (0.63%) ISO 26262
9 10 (0.57%) CDISC
10 8 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
10 8 (0.46%) WAI
11 6 (0.34%) ISO 13485
12 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (0.29%) PCI DSS
13 4 (0.23%) WCAG
14 3 (0.17%) NIST
15 2 (0.11%) GRC
System Software
1 137 (7.86%) Docker
2 20 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.57%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 8 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.34%) Firmware
6 6 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.057%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 120 (6.88%) Kubernetes
2 41 (2.35%) Ansible
3 27 (1.55%) Terraform
4 15 (0.86%) Puppet
5 7 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.34%) Cisco IPCC
6 6 (0.34%) WSUS
7 5 (0.29%) Argo
7 5 (0.29%) MIIS
7 5 (0.29%) WMI
8 3 (0.17%) Foglight
8 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.11%) Grafana
9 2 (0.11%) Kibana
9 2 (0.11%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.057%) Consul
10 1 (0.057%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.057%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.057%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.057%) Rancher
Vendors
1 232 (13.30%) Microsoft
2 158 (9.06%) Google
3 91 (5.22%) Facebook
4 79 (4.53%) Oracle
5 73 (4.19%) Salesforce.com
6 43 (2.47%) IBM
6 43 (2.47%) MuleSoft
7 39 (2.24%) McKesson
8 37 (2.12%) FIS
9 36 (2.06%) Adobe
10 35 (2.01%) SAP
11 24 (1.38%) Atlassian
12 21 (1.20%) Apple
12 21 (1.20%) Northgate
13 20 (1.15%) Databricks
13 20 (1.15%) NEC
14 17 (0.97%) Cisco
15 15 (0.86%) Perforce
16 12 (0.69%) Splunk
17 11 (0.63%) Citrix