Period
to 24 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > England
6 months to
24 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 48789 47428 50297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.91% 26.56% 24.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.15% 29.71% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 40428 41959 43951
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +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 151740 159655 182630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.41% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120747 133850 152095
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 24 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 24 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 22810 £62,500 +4.17% 1682
South East 0 8554 £47,500 - 539
North of England 0 7205 £45,000 +5.88% 736
North West 0 4011 £45,000 +5.88% 360
Midlands 0 3980 £44,315 +4.27% 281
South West 0 3178 £45,000 - 250
East of England 0 3049 £50,000 +3.09% 263
Yorkshire 0 2841 £45,000 - 322
West Midlands +2 2312 £44,000 +1.15% 159
East Midlands 0 1668 £42,500 - 116
North East 0 347 £40,000 +2.56% 54
Agile Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 14273 (29.25%) Scrum
2 14074 (28.85%) C#
3 13447 (27.56%) JavaScript
4 13327 (27.32%) .NET
5 13291 (27.24%) Java
6 12357 (25.33%) TDD
7 12251 (25.11%) Finance
8 10897 (22.33%) SQL
9 10200 (20.91%) HTML
10 9422 (19.31%) SQL Server
11 9228 (18.91%) MVC
12 8813 (18.06%) CSS
13 7569 (15.51%) ASP.NET
14 7423 (15.21%) AngularJS
15 7007 (14.36%) Test Automation
16 6914 (14.17%) BDD
17 6742 (13.82%) Software Engineering
18 6363 (13.04%) Degree
19 6300 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
20 6085 (12.47%) Git (software)
21 6013 (12.32%) Microsoft
22 5518 (11.31%) DevOps
23 5502 (11.28%) SDLC
24 5317 (10.90%) Web Services
25 5169 (10.59%) OO
26 5133 (10.52%) ASP.NET MVC
27 5069 (10.39%) Linux
28 5002 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
29 4908 (10.06%) Python
30 4699 (9.63%) 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 1289 (2.64%) Tomcat
2 1245 (2.55%) CMS
3 1244 (2.55%) Apache
4 1112 (2.28%) Confluence
5 1074 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
6 1043 (2.14%) Apache Spark
7 765 (1.57%) SharePoint
8 671 (1.38%) IIS
9 632 (1.30%) JBoss
10 465 (0.95%) WebSphere
11 379 (0.78%) OpenStack
12 317 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
12 317 (0.65%) Drupal
13 295 (0.60%) Umbraco
13 295 (0.60%) WebLogic
14 282 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 274 (0.56%) nginx
16 263 (0.54%) Apache Solr
17 259 (0.53%) WordPress
18 251 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 716 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 594 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
3 499 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
4 433 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 326 (0.67%) Photoshop
6 316 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 193 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 113 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 103 (0.21%) InVision
10 80 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
11 58 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
12 46 (0.094%) SPSS
13 40 (0.082%) Chatbot
14 28 (0.057%) UXPin
15 26 (0.053%) Simulink
16 20 (0.041%) InDesign
17 18 (0.037%) Adobe After Effects
18 17 (0.035%) InfoPath
19 16 (0.033%) Fireworks
20 12 (0.025%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 493 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 242 (0.50%) Magento
3 138 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 110 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
5 95 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 85 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
7 79 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 59 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 59 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
9 50 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
10 45 (0.092%) SAP ERP
11 39 (0.080%) Oracle BPM
12 38 (0.078%) SAP CO
12 38 (0.078%) SAP FI
12 38 (0.078%) SAP FI/CO
13 30 (0.061%) WebTrends
14 29 (0.059%) Oracle EBS R12
15 28 (0.057%) Eloqua
15 28 (0.057%) Shopify
16 26 (0.053%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5002 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3787 (7.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1891 (3.88%) SaaS
4 987 (2.02%) GitHub
5 530 (1.09%) PaaS
6 499 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
7 449 (0.92%) IaaS
8 390 (0.80%) Office 365
9 376 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
10 326 (0.67%) npm
11 314 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
12 238 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
13 219 (0.45%) Serverless
14 214 (0.44%) Google Play
15 159 (0.33%) Amazon S3
16 157 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
17 150 (0.31%) Google Analytics
18 146 (0.30%) OpenShift
19 138 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
20 127 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1104 (2.26%) Internet
2 733 (1.50%) HTTP
3 561 (1.15%) Firewall
4 424 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 311 (0.64%) DNS
6 214 (0.44%) Broadband
7 193 (0.40%) WAN
8 189 (0.39%) VPN
9 174 (0.36%) Intranet
10 171 (0.35%) SMS
11 159 (0.33%) Wireless
12 153 (0.31%) SSL
13 135 (0.28%) LAN
14 134 (0.27%) SAN
15 123 (0.25%) Network Security
16 106 (0.22%) LDAP
17 101 (0.21%) DHCP
18 81 (0.17%) VoIP
19 80 (0.16%) Hyperconnected
20 73 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9422 (19.31%) SQL Server
2 3487 (7.15%) NoSQL
3 2989 (6.13%) MySQL
4 2366 (4.85%) Big Data
5 2221 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 1909 (3.91%) Relational Database
7 1458 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
8 1389 (2.85%) SQL Server 2016
9 1308 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
10 1298 (2.66%) Hadoop
11 1219 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1070 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1039 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
14 782 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
15 636 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
16 621 (1.27%) Redis
17 587 (1.20%) RDBMS
18 513 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
19 510 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 485 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6085 (12.47%) Git (software)
2 3937 (8.07%) JIRA
3 3514 (7.20%) Jenkins
4 3244 (6.65%) Selenium
5 1949 (3.99%) Cucumber
6 1779 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 1766 (3.62%) Visual Studio
8 1691 (3.47%) Subversion
9 1650 (3.38%) Maven
10 1567 (3.21%) TeamCity
11 1531 (3.14%) JUnit
12 1470 (3.01%) NUnit
13 1221 (2.50%) WebDriver
14 858 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 658 (1.35%) gulp
16 655 (1.34%) Rhino Mocks
17 601 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
18 597 (1.22%) Moq
18 597 (1.22%) SpecFlow
19 562 (1.15%) Gradle
General
1 12251 (25.11%) Finance
2 4699 (9.63%) Banking
3 3336 (6.84%) Retail
4 2555 (5.24%) Marketing
5 2343 (4.80%) Investment Banking
6 1825 (3.74%) Retail Banking
7 1673 (3.43%) Games
8 1401 (2.87%) Telecoms
9 1001 (2.05%) Advertising
10 896 (1.84%) Front Office
11 829 (1.70%) Electronics
12 820 (1.68%) Manufacturing
13 634 (1.30%) Legal
14 539 (1.10%) Publishing
15 435 (0.89%) Financial Institution
16 434 (0.89%) Law
17 374 (0.77%) Back Office
18 284 (0.58%) Automotive
19 142 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
20 102 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22775 (46.68%) Developer
2 6896 (14.13%) .NET Developer
3 5136 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 4821 (9.88%) C# Developer
5 4768 (9.77%) Analyst
6 4361 (8.94%) Senior Developer
7 3355 (6.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 2893 (5.93%) Business Analyst
9 2718 (5.57%) Software Engineer
10 2553 (5.23%) Project Manager
11 2462 (5.05%) Software Developer
12 2314 (4.74%) Architect
13 1935 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
14 1793 (3.68%) ASP.NET Developer
15 1656 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 1491 (3.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 1490 (3.05%) Agile Developer
18 1470 (3.01%) Lead Developer
19 1388 (2.84%) Senior Java Developer
20 1274 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13327 (27.32%) .NET
2 10200 (20.91%) HTML
3 8813 (18.06%) CSS
4 7569 (15.51%) ASP.NET
5 7423 (15.21%) AngularJS
6 5317 (10.90%) Web Services
7 5133 (10.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4506 (9.24%) RESTful
9 4480 (9.18%) HTML5
10 4105 (8.41%) Node.js
11 4087 (8.38%) jQuery
12 4053 (8.31%) Spring
13 3833 (7.86%) REST
14 3595 (7.37%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3293 (6.75%) WCF
16 3147 (6.45%) .NET Framework
17 3092 (6.34%) React
18 3047 (6.25%) XML
19 2669 (5.47%) CSS3
20 2392 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 3849 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 3772 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3521 (7.22%) User Experience
4 3348 (6.86%) Greenfield Project
5 2012 (4.12%) Fintech
6 1967 (4.03%) Mobile App
7 1594 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
8 875 (1.79%) Algorithms
9 795 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 656 (1.34%) Derivative
11 641 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 569 (1.17%) Client/Server
13 474 (0.97%) Data Structures
14 455 (0.93%) Virtual Team
15 454 (0.93%) Equities
16 445 (0.91%) Fixed Income
17 443 (0.91%) iPad
18 420 (0.86%) Data Centre
19 354 (0.73%) Social Media
20 345 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5069 (10.39%) Linux
2 3503 (7.18%) Windows
3 1822 (3.73%) Unix
4 1714 (3.51%) Android
5 1515 (3.11%) Apple iOS
6 646 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 268 (0.55%) CentOS
8 237 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 202 (0.41%) Ubuntu
10 124 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 117 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 97 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 87 (0.18%) Solaris
14 75 (0.15%) Debian
14 75 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
15 72 (0.15%) Windows 10
15 72 (0.15%) Windows 7
16 71 (0.15%) Mac OS
17 45 (0.092%) AIX
18 40 (0.082%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14273 (29.25%) Scrum
2 12357 (25.33%) TDD
3 9228 (18.91%) MVC
4 7007 (14.36%) Test Automation
5 6914 (14.17%) BDD
6 6742 (13.82%) Software Engineering
7 6300 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
8 5518 (11.31%) DevOps
9 5502 (11.28%) SDLC
10 5169 (10.59%) OO
11 4025 (8.25%) Project Management
12 3744 (7.67%) Kanban
13 3732 (7.65%) E-Commerce
14 3699 (7.58%) Mentoring
15 3695 (7.57%) Web Development
16 3413 (7.00%) Waterfall
17 3389 (6.95%) Microservices
18 3148 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
19 2885 (5.91%) Unit Testing
20 2778 (5.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14074 (28.85%) C#
2 13447 (27.56%) JavaScript
3 13291 (27.24%) Java
4 10897 (22.33%) SQL
5 4908 (10.06%) Python
6 3072 (6.30%) Ruby
7 2823 (5.79%) PHP
8 2309 (4.73%) C++
9 2048 (4.20%) T-SQL
10 1465 (3.00%) Scala
11 1252 (2.57%) C
12 1011 (2.07%) Bash Shell
13 985 (2.02%) PowerShell
14 811 (1.66%) VB.NET
15 783 (1.60%) Perl
16 755 (1.55%) PL/SQL
17 668 (1.37%) TypeScript
18 634 (1.30%) Shell Script
19 593 (1.22%) Go
20 527 (1.08%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6363 (13.04%) Degree
2 1873 (3.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 1234 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 888 (1.82%) ISEB
5 786 (1.61%) ISTQB
6 620 (1.27%) SC Cleared
7 393 (0.81%) PMI Certification
8 382 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 361 (0.74%) Master's Degree
10 322 (0.66%) PMP
11 298 (0.61%) DV Cleared
12 292 (0.60%) CISSP
13 255 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 228 (0.47%) CISM
14 228 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 212 (0.43%) PhD
16 185 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
17 134 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
18 120 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 111 (0.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4423 (9.07%) QA
2 468 (0.96%) PMO
3 287 (0.59%) SLA
4 278 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 272 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 186 (0.38%) GDPR
7 146 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 121 (0.25%) GCP
9 118 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 92 (0.19%) COBIT
11 85 (0.17%) ISO 9001
12 82 (0.17%) MiFID
13 46 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 44 (0.090%) Disclosure Scotland
15 40 (0.082%) WCAG
16 30 (0.061%) EMIR
17 29 (0.059%) PSD2
18 27 (0.055%) Dodd-Frank
19 26 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 27005
20 23 (0.047%) SEPA
System Software
1 2645 (5.42%) Docker
2 544 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 368 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 117 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
5 114 (0.23%) vSphere
6 113 (0.23%) Hyper-V
7 109 (0.22%) Xen
8 108 (0.22%) HDFS
9 87 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
10 82 (0.17%) Apache Flume
11 72 (0.15%) KVM
12 67 (0.14%) XenServer
13 45 (0.092%) Firmware
14 41 (0.084%) NFS
15 38 (0.078%) VirtualBox
16 33 (0.068%) XenApp
17 30 (0.061%) iptables
17 30 (0.061%) Virtual Servers
18 29 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 29 (0.059%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1715 (3.52%) Puppet
2 1437 (2.95%) Ansible
3 1262 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
4 783 (1.60%) Kubernetes
5 527 (1.08%) Terraform
6 264 (0.54%) Kibana
6 264 (0.54%) Nagios
7 205 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
8 133 (0.27%) Packer
9 120 (0.25%) ZABBIX
10 110 (0.23%) WSUS
11 107 (0.22%) Salt
12 96 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 92 (0.19%) logstash
14 90 (0.18%) Grafana
15 89 (0.18%) SCCM
15 89 (0.18%) Tivoli
16 86 (0.18%) Cobbler
17 77 (0.16%) Mesos
18 60 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 6013 (12.32%) Microsoft
2 3568 (7.31%) Oracle
3 1697 (3.48%) Google
4 1180 (2.42%) SAP
5 671 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
6 612 (1.25%) VMware
7 472 (0.97%) Adobe
8 470 (0.96%) Facebook
9 457 (0.94%) Tableau
10 437 (0.90%) IBM
11 431 (0.88%) Atlassian
12 425 (0.87%) Apple
13 380 (0.78%) Sitecore
14 374 (0.77%) Red Hat
15 346 (0.71%) HP
16 341 (0.70%) Zend
17 308 (0.63%) Xamarin
18 301 (0.62%) hybris
19 283 (0.58%) Sybase
20 265 (0.54%) Twitter