Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 48756 46721 50165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.94% 26.47% 24.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.18% 29.62% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 40355 41324 43798
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,926 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +1.85% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151516 157743 182536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.35% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 120527 132311 151934
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in England

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in England.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in England

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in England

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
London 0 22920 £62,500 +4.17% 1661
South East 0 8496 £47,500 - 557
North of England 0 7182 £45,000 +5.88% 777
North West 0 4007 £45,000 +5.88% 392
Midlands 0 3931 £45,000 +5.88% 312
South West 0 3186 £45,000 +0.56% 254
East of England 0 3027 £50,000 +2.04% 273
Yorkshire -1 2825 £45,000 - 336
West Midlands +2 2292 £44,000 +2.89% 172
East Midlands 0 1639 £42,500 - 136
North East +1 344 £40,000 - 49
Agile Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 14271 (29.27%) Scrum
2 14066 (28.85%) C#
3 13438 (27.56%) JavaScript
4 13347 (27.38%) Java
5 13303 (27.28%) .NET
6 12396 (25.42%) TDD
7 12295 (25.22%) Finance
8 10887 (22.33%) SQL
9 10211 (20.94%) HTML
10 9464 (19.41%) SQL Server
11 9238 (18.95%) MVC
12 8829 (18.11%) CSS
13 7561 (15.51%) ASP.NET
14 7416 (15.21%) AngularJS
15 6998 (14.35%) Test Automation
16 6927 (14.21%) BDD
17 6709 (13.76%) Software Engineering
18 6387 (13.10%) Degree
19 6315 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
20 6107 (12.53%) Git (software)
21 5979 (12.26%) Microsoft
22 5505 (11.29%) DevOps
23 5494 (11.27%) SDLC
24 5316 (10.90%) Web Services
25 5189 (10.64%) OO
26 5156 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
27 5085 (10.43%) Linux
28 4991 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
29 4909 (10.07%) Python
30 4777 (9.80%) Banking

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1305 (2.68%) Tomcat
2 1258 (2.58%) Apache
3 1242 (2.55%) CMS
4 1120 (2.30%) Confluence
5 1079 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
6 1039 (2.13%) Apache Spark
7 768 (1.58%) SharePoint
8 660 (1.35%) IIS
9 638 (1.31%) JBoss
10 468 (0.96%) WebSphere
11 378 (0.78%) OpenStack
12 317 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
13 312 (0.64%) Drupal
14 302 (0.62%) WebLogic
15 292 (0.60%) Umbraco
16 288 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 279 (0.57%) nginx
18 266 (0.55%) Apache Solr
19 264 (0.54%) WordPress
20 252 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 709 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 592 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
3 497 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
4 432 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 332 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 312 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 195 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 114 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 104 (0.21%) InVision
10 78 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
11 57 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
12 46 (0.094%) SPSS
13 36 (0.074%) Chatbot
14 27 (0.055%) UXPin
15 26 (0.053%) Simulink
16 20 (0.041%) InDesign
17 19 (0.039%) Adobe After Effects
18 18 (0.037%) InfoPath
19 16 (0.033%) Fireworks
20 12 (0.025%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 488 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 242 (0.50%) Magento
3 135 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 106 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
5 98 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 85 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
7 79 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 61 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 60 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
10 47 (0.096%) Remedy ITSM
11 44 (0.090%) SAP ERP
12 41 (0.084%) Oracle BPM
13 39 (0.080%) SAP CO
13 39 (0.080%) SAP FI
13 39 (0.080%) SAP FI/CO
14 30 (0.062%) Eloqua
15 29 (0.059%) Oracle EBS R12
15 29 (0.059%) WebTrends
16 27 (0.055%) Shopify
17 26 (0.053%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4991 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3773 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1881 (3.86%) SaaS
4 993 (2.04%) GitHub
5 533 (1.09%) PaaS
6 491 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
7 455 (0.93%) IaaS
8 381 (0.78%) Office 365
9 380 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
10 322 (0.66%) npm
11 315 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
12 237 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
13 218 (0.45%) Serverless
14 217 (0.45%) Google Play
15 156 (0.32%) Amazon S3
16 155 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
17 151 (0.31%) Google Analytics
18 140 (0.29%) OpenShift
19 137 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
20 126 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1110 (2.28%) Internet
2 729 (1.50%) HTTP
3 562 (1.15%) Firewall
4 424 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 318 (0.65%) DNS
6 213 (0.44%) Broadband
7 193 (0.40%) WAN
8 188 (0.39%) VPN
9 175 (0.36%) Intranet
10 159 (0.33%) SMS
11 148 (0.30%) SSL
12 145 (0.30%) Wireless
13 136 (0.28%) SAN
14 133 (0.27%) LAN
15 120 (0.25%) Network Security
16 105 (0.22%) LDAP
17 101 (0.21%) DHCP
18 81 (0.17%) VoIP
19 78 (0.16%) Hyperconnected
20 74 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9464 (19.41%) SQL Server
2 3501 (7.18%) NoSQL
3 2995 (6.14%) MySQL
4 2370 (4.86%) Big Data
5 2236 (4.59%) MongoDB
6 1927 (3.95%) Relational Database
7 1479 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 1402 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
9 1319 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
10 1310 (2.69%) Hadoop
11 1236 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1088 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1034 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
14 796 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
15 641 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
16 633 (1.30%) Redis
17 594 (1.22%) RDBMS
18 516 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
19 510 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 493 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6107 (12.53%) Git (software)
2 3939 (8.08%) JIRA
3 3527 (7.23%) Jenkins
4 3224 (6.61%) Selenium
5 1937 (3.97%) Cucumber
6 1779 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 1749 (3.59%) Visual Studio
8 1691 (3.47%) Subversion
9 1662 (3.41%) Maven
10 1586 (3.25%) TeamCity
11 1536 (3.15%) JUnit
12 1494 (3.06%) NUnit
13 1212 (2.49%) WebDriver
14 850 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 664 (1.36%) Rhino Mocks
16 655 (1.34%) gulp
17 607 (1.24%) Moq
18 592 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
19 590 (1.21%) SpecFlow
20 561 (1.15%) Grunt
General
1 12295 (25.22%) Finance
2 4777 (9.80%) Banking
3 3334 (6.84%) Retail
4 2569 (5.27%) Marketing
5 2395 (4.91%) Investment Banking
6 1870 (3.84%) Retail Banking
7 1684 (3.45%) Games
8 1405 (2.88%) Telecoms
9 1004 (2.06%) Advertising
10 907 (1.86%) Front Office
11 829 (1.70%) Electronics
11 829 (1.70%) Manufacturing
12 628 (1.29%) Legal
13 550 (1.13%) Publishing
14 437 (0.90%) Financial Institution
15 419 (0.86%) Law
16 384 (0.79%) Back Office
17 276 (0.57%) Automotive
18 143 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
19 103 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22779 (46.72%) Developer
2 6909 (14.17%) .NET Developer
3 5153 (10.57%) Java Developer
4 4801 (9.85%) C# Developer
5 4777 (9.80%) Analyst
6 4349 (8.92%) Senior Developer
7 3346 (6.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 2899 (5.95%) Business Analyst
9 2696 (5.53%) Software Engineer
10 2551 (5.23%) Project Manager
11 2455 (5.04%) Software Developer
12 2317 (4.75%) Architect
13 1937 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
14 1775 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
15 1637 (3.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 1491 (3.06%) Agile Developer
17 1489 (3.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 1459 (2.99%) Lead Developer
19 1400 (2.87%) Senior Java Developer
20 1274 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13303 (27.28%) .NET
2 10211 (20.94%) HTML
3 8829 (18.11%) CSS
4 7561 (15.51%) ASP.NET
5 7416 (15.21%) AngularJS
6 5316 (10.90%) Web Services
7 5156 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4515 (9.26%) RESTful
9 4476 (9.18%) HTML5
10 4114 (8.44%) Node.js
11 4078 (8.36%) jQuery
12 4051 (8.31%) Spring
13 3844 (7.88%) REST
14 3596 (7.38%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3315 (6.80%) WCF
16 3135 (6.43%) .NET Framework
17 3092 (6.34%) React
18 3036 (6.23%) XML
19 2680 (5.50%) CSS3
20 2417 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 3858 (7.91%) Computer Science
2 3783 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3520 (7.22%) User Experience
4 3349 (6.87%) Greenfield Project
5 2009 (4.12%) Fintech
6 1957 (4.01%) Mobile App
7 1601 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
8 896 (1.84%) Algorithms
9 803 (1.65%) Management Information System
10 672 (1.38%) Derivative
11 650 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 567 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 486 (1.00%) Data Structures
14 464 (0.95%) Equities
15 462 (0.95%) Fixed Income
16 454 (0.93%) iPad
17 446 (0.91%) Virtual Team
18 417 (0.86%) Data Centre
19 357 (0.73%) Social Media
20 351 (0.72%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5085 (10.43%) Linux
2 3482 (7.14%) Windows
3 1843 (3.78%) Unix
4 1704 (3.49%) Android
5 1490 (3.06%) Apple iOS
6 630 (1.29%) Windows Server
7 271 (0.56%) CentOS
8 237 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 209 (0.43%) Ubuntu
10 122 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 118 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 94 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 89 (0.18%) Solaris
14 76 (0.16%) Debian
15 74 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
16 70 (0.14%) Mac OS
17 69 (0.14%) Windows 10
17 69 (0.14%) Windows 7
18 44 (0.090%) AIX
19 40 (0.082%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14271 (29.27%) Scrum
2 12396 (25.42%) TDD
3 9238 (18.95%) MVC
4 6998 (14.35%) Test Automation
5 6927 (14.21%) BDD
6 6709 (13.76%) Software Engineering
7 6315 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
8 5505 (11.29%) DevOps
9 5494 (11.27%) SDLC
10 5189 (10.64%) OO
11 4014 (8.23%) Project Management
12 3790 (7.77%) Kanban
13 3736 (7.66%) E-Commerce
14 3699 (7.59%) Web Development
15 3696 (7.58%) Mentoring
16 3417 (7.01%) Waterfall
17 3360 (6.89%) Microservices
18 3122 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
19 2894 (5.94%) Unit Testing
20 2801 (5.74%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14066 (28.85%) C#
2 13438 (27.56%) JavaScript
3 13347 (27.38%) Java
4 10887 (22.33%) SQL
5 4909 (10.07%) Python
6 3059 (6.27%) Ruby
7 2812 (5.77%) PHP
8 2315 (4.75%) C++
9 2035 (4.17%) T-SQL
10 1467 (3.01%) Scala
11 1246 (2.56%) C
12 1025 (2.10%) Bash Shell
13 975 (2.00%) PowerShell
14 812 (1.67%) VB.NET
15 784 (1.61%) Perl
16 777 (1.59%) PL/SQL
17 663 (1.36%) TypeScript
18 646 (1.32%) Shell Script
19 601 (1.23%) Go
20 519 (1.06%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6387 (13.10%) Degree
2 1879 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1238 (2.54%) Security Cleared
4 898 (1.84%) ISEB
5 786 (1.61%) ISTQB
6 617 (1.27%) SC Cleared
7 394 (0.81%) PMI Certification
8 378 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 365 (0.75%) Master's Degree
10 319 (0.65%) PMP
11 304 (0.62%) DV Cleared
12 290 (0.59%) CISSP
13 251 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 230 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 226 (0.46%) CISM
16 212 (0.43%) PhD
17 183 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
18 138 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
19 124 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 111 (0.23%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4393 (9.01%) QA
2 461 (0.95%) PMO
3 292 (0.60%) SLA
4 275 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 274 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 184 (0.38%) GDPR
7 146 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 118 (0.24%) GCP
9 115 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 93 (0.19%) COBIT
11 88 (0.18%) MiFID
12 86 (0.18%) ISO 9001
13 47 (0.096%) Disclosure Scotland
14 45 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 40 (0.082%) WCAG
16 33 (0.068%) EMIR
17 30 (0.062%) PSD2
18 28 (0.057%) Dodd-Frank
19 27 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27005
20 23 (0.047%) SEPA
System Software
1 2643 (5.42%) Docker
2 540 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 361 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 117 (0.24%) vSphere
5 116 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 114 (0.23%) Hyper-V
7 112 (0.23%) Xen
8 110 (0.23%) HDFS
9 89 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
10 84 (0.17%) Apache Flume
11 73 (0.15%) KVM
12 68 (0.14%) XenServer
13 45 (0.092%) Firmware
14 43 (0.088%) NFS
15 39 (0.080%) VirtualBox
16 31 (0.064%) iptables
17 30 (0.062%) XenApp
18 29 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 29 (0.059%) Virtual Servers
19 28 (0.057%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1723 (3.53%) Puppet
2 1430 (2.93%) Ansible
3 1260 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
4 778 (1.60%) Kubernetes
5 533 (1.09%) Terraform
6 267 (0.55%) Kibana
7 266 (0.55%) Nagios
8 213 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
9 136 (0.28%) Packer
10 122 (0.25%) ZABBIX
11 112 (0.23%) WSUS
12 107 (0.22%) Salt
13 98 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 92 (0.19%) Grafana
14 92 (0.19%) logstash
15 90 (0.18%) Tivoli
16 85 (0.17%) Cobbler
17 83 (0.17%) SCCM
18 79 (0.16%) Mesos
19 57 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 5979 (12.26%) Microsoft
2 3615 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1672 (3.43%) Google
4 1187 (2.43%) SAP
5 660 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
6 606 (1.24%) VMware
7 473 (0.97%) Facebook
8 471 (0.97%) Adobe
9 461 (0.95%) Tableau
10 443 (0.91%) IBM
11 424 (0.87%) Atlassian
12 421 (0.86%) Apple
13 378 (0.78%) Red Hat
14 375 (0.77%) Sitecore
15 351 (0.72%) HP
16 336 (0.69%) Zend
17 299 (0.61%) hybris
18 296 (0.61%) Xamarin
19 291 (0.60%) Sybase
20 255 (0.52%) Splunk