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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > England
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile 52,625 28,813 21,441
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 35.00% 30.16% 29.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.71% 32.07% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24,442 20,075 17,387
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,731 £36,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £59,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +1.69% +7.27%
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,375
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £95,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 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 143,352 89,851 67,747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 95.33% 94.04% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 75,025 63,069 55,277
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Agile
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile in England

Agile
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Agile in England

Agile
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile in England over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Agile in England

Agile
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 2 July 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
London 0 29,307 £75,000 +3.45% 1,622
South East +1 7,131 £60,000 +9.09% 498
North of England 0 6,883 £55,000 +10.00% 667
Midlands 0 3,941 £52,500 +5.00% 402
North West 0 3,692 £55,000 +10.00% 350
South West 0 3,013 £53,500 +7.00% 309
West Midlands 0 2,955 £52,500 - 270
Yorkshire 0 2,791 £55,000 +10.00% 244
East of England -1 1,802 £55,000 - 203
East Midlands 0 972 £52,500 +5.00% 132
North East 0 408 £52,500 +6.06% 73
South Coast - 1 - -
Agile
UK

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 England region with a requirement for Agile.

1 14,538 (27.63%) Finance
2 14,152 (26.89%) AWS
3 13,572 (25.79%) Social Skills
4 13,326 (25.32%) DevOps
5 13,123 (24.94%) JavaScript
6 12,931 (24.57%) Software Engineering
7 12,771 (24.27%) Azure
8 12,660 (24.06%) Scrum
9 11,936 (22.68%) Java
10 11,173 (21.23%) CI/CD
11 10,846 (20.61%) Python
12 10,277 (19.53%) SQL
13 9,979 (18.96%) React
14 8,658 (16.45%) Docker
15 8,416 (15.99%) Git (software)
16 8,327 (15.82%) C#
17 8,241 (15.66%) Test Automation
18 8,201 (15.58%) Problem-Solving
19 8,180 (15.54%) TDD
20 8,078 (15.35%) Microservices
21 7,985 (15.17%) Mentoring
22 7,927 (15.06%) Kubernetes
23 7,904 (15.02%) .NET
24 7,487 (14.23%) Degree
25 6,892 (13.10%) Microsoft
26 6,256 (11.89%) User Experience
27 6,241 (11.86%) Analytics
28 6,066 (11.53%) CSS
29 6,051 (11.50%) Full Stack Development
30 6,038 (11.47%) HTML

Agile
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 2,160 (4.10%) Confluence
2 1,130 (2.15%) Apache Spark
3 1,102 (2.09%) CMS
4 784 (1.49%) Apache
5 774 (1.47%) SharePoint
6 481 (0.91%) Apache Airflow
7 335 (0.64%) IIS
8 304 (0.58%) WordPress
9 257 (0.49%) Tomcat
10 246 (0.47%) nginx
11 189 (0.36%) Drupal
12 178 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
13 159 (0.30%) Headless CMS
14 147 (0.28%) JBoss
15 145 (0.28%) OpenStack
16 144 (0.27%) Umbraco
17 143 (0.27%) SAS
18 116 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
19 113 (0.21%) WebSphere
20 108 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1,253 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1,004 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
3 588 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
4 579 (1.10%) Sketch
5 561 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 557 (1.06%) MS Visio
7 322 (0.61%) InVision
8 176 (0.33%) Photoshop
9 141 (0.27%) Adobe XD
10 136 (0.26%) Zeplin
11 132 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 125 (0.24%) Chatbot
13 112 (0.21%) Simulink
14 107 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
15 104 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
16 65 (0.12%) Campfire
17 36 (0.068%) CATIA
18 27 (0.051%) SPSS
19 24 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
20 23 (0.044%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 337 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 131 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
3 91 (0.17%) Shopify
4 87 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
5 78 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
6 59 (0.11%) Magento
7 58 (0.11%) NetSuite
8 52 (0.099%) Unit4 Business World
9 49 (0.093%) Oracle BPM
10 40 (0.076%) Academy Housing
11 36 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
12 35 (0.067%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 35 (0.067%) WebTrends
13 30 (0.057%) R3 Corda
14 29 (0.055%) Social Studio
15 28 (0.053%) Primavera
15 28 (0.053%) SAP HR
16 27 (0.051%) Maximo
17 25 (0.048%) Oracle Payables
17 25 (0.048%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 14,152 (26.89%) AWS
2 12,771 (24.27%) Azure
3 5,764 (10.95%) GCP
4 4,293 (8.16%) Serverless
5 3,525 (6.70%) SaaS
6 2,982 (5.67%) Azure DevOps
7 2,818 (5.35%) GitHub
8 1,977 (3.76%) AWS Lambda
9 1,872 (3.56%) Power Platform
10 1,321 (2.51%) PaaS
11 1,195 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
12 1,108 (2.11%) Amazon S3
13 948 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
14 893 (1.70%) Microsoft 365
15 889 (1.69%) OpenShift
16 887 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
17 783 (1.49%) Figma
18 652 (1.24%) IaaS
19 646 (1.23%) Azure Service Bus
20 614 (1.17%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1,048 (1.99%) Internet
2 1,037 (1.97%) HTTP
3 788 (1.50%) Broadband
4 623 (1.18%) Firewall
5 331 (0.63%) DNS
6 324 (0.62%) TCP/IP
7 286 (0.54%) VPN
8 244 (0.46%) WAN
9 231 (0.44%) LAN
10 201 (0.38%) Network Security
11 185 (0.35%) Wireless
12 175 (0.33%) VoIP
13 153 (0.29%) DHCP
14 145 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
15 93 (0.18%) VLAN
16 92 (0.17%) Skype
17 83 (0.16%) 5G
17 83 (0.16%) BGP
17 83 (0.16%) Bluetooth
18 79 (0.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4,167 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 3,580 (6.80%) NoSQL
3 3,147 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
4 2,935 (5.58%) Relational Database
5 2,639 (5.01%) MySQL
6 2,230 (4.24%) Big Data
7 1,971 (3.75%) MongoDB
8 1,480 (2.81%) Power BI
9 1,428 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
10 1,099 (2.09%) Redis
11 966 (1.84%) Data Lake
12 914 (1.74%) Hadoop
13 885 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
14 847 (1.61%) Tableau
15 735 (1.40%) DynamoDB
16 715 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
17 700 (1.33%) BigQuery
18 557 (1.06%) RDBMS
19 550 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 535 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8,416 (15.99%) Git (software)
2 5,435 (10.33%) JIRA
3 4,929 (9.37%) Jenkins
4 2,046 (3.89%) Selenium
5 1,373 (2.61%) GitLab
6 1,269 (2.41%) Maven
7 1,252 (2.38%) Cypress.io
8 1,163 (2.21%) JUnit
9 1,092 (2.08%) Cucumber
10 912 (1.73%) webpack
11 881 (1.67%) TeamCity
12 842 (1.60%) Gradle
13 816 (1.55%) Postman
14 769 (1.46%) Bitbucket
15 709 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
16 693 (1.32%) Visual Studio
17 687 (1.31%) CircleCI
18 648 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
19 647 (1.23%) Subversion
20 569 (1.08%) Mockito
General
1 14,538 (27.63%) Finance
2 13,572 (25.79%) Social Skills
3 5,219 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
4 3,989 (7.58%) Banking
5 3,876 (7.37%) Retail
6 3,703 (7.04%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 3,521 (6.69%) Marketing
8 2,742 (5.21%) Games
9 2,307 (4.38%) Public Sector
10 2,082 (3.96%) Legal
11 1,731 (3.29%) Manufacturing
12 1,646 (3.13%) Presentation Skills
13 1,385 (2.63%) Law
14 1,210 (2.30%) Automotive
15 1,181 (2.24%) Influencing Skills
16 982 (1.87%) Organisational Skills
17 908 (1.73%) Telecoms
18 853 (1.62%) Advertising
19 827 (1.57%) Front Office
20 689 (1.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14,242 (27.06%) Developer
2 6,625 (12.59%) Software Engineer
3 4,292 (8.16%) Analyst
4 3,910 (7.43%) Senior Developer
5 2,481 (4.71%) Architect
6 2,342 (4.45%) Project Manager
7 2,259 (4.29%) Java Developer
8 2,101 (3.99%) Software Developer
9 2,096 (3.98%) Business Analyst
10 2,001 (3.80%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1,852 (3.52%) Full Stack Developer
12 1,781 (3.38%) .NET Developer
13 1,717 (3.26%) DevOps Engineer
14 1,591 (3.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 1,523 (2.89%) Java Engineer
16 1,375 (2.61%) Product Manager
17 1,312 (2.49%) Data Engineer
18 1,275 (2.42%) Senior Manager
19 1,254 (2.38%) Product Owner
20 1,188 (2.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9,979 (18.96%) React
2 7,904 (15.02%) .NET
3 6,066 (11.53%) CSS
4 6,038 (11.47%) HTML
5 5,625 (10.69%) Node.js
6 4,490 (8.53%) AngularJS
7 4,200 (7.98%) REST
8 3,627 (6.89%) RESTful
9 3,561 (6.77%) Spring
10 3,131 (5.95%) Kafka
11 3,111 (5.91%) .NET Core
12 2,301 (4.37%) Vue.js
13 2,247 (4.27%) Web Services
14 2,202 (4.18%) HTML5
15 2,162 (4.11%) ASP.NET
16 2,119 (4.03%) Spring Boot
17 2,100 (3.99%) .NET Framework
18 1,869 (3.55%) JSON
19 1,836 (3.49%) GraphQL
20 1,770 (3.36%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 6,256 (11.89%) User Experience
2 2,299 (4.37%) Self-Motivation
3 2,295 (4.36%) Mobile App
4 2,144 (4.07%) Algorithms
5 1,986 (3.77%) Cloud Native
6 1,809 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
7 1,558 (2.96%) Data Structures
8 1,337 (2.54%) Management Information System
9 1,210 (2.30%) Life Science
10 1,132 (2.15%) Public Cloud
11 1,127 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
12 1,103 (2.10%) Virtual Team
13 926 (1.76%) Social Media
14 812 (1.54%) Blog
15 716 (1.36%) Hedge funds
16 694 (1.32%) Derivative
17 646 (1.23%) Legacy Systems
18 631 (1.20%) Fixed Income
19 559 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
20 554 (1.05%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4,142 (7.87%) Linux
2 2,208 (4.20%) Android
3 2,206 (4.19%) Windows
4 1,834 (3.49%) Apple iOS
5 1,171 (2.23%) Unix
6 412 (0.78%) Windows Server
7 297 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 170 (0.32%) CentOS
9 156 (0.30%) Windows 10
10 137 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 125 (0.24%) VMS
12 105 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 73 (0.14%) Mesosphere
14 63 (0.12%) Windows Server 2016
15 60 (0.11%) Mac OS
16 44 (0.084%) Embedded Linux
17 40 (0.076%) Windows Server 2019
18 30 (0.057%) Mac OS X
19 25 (0.048%) FreeRTOS
20 23 (0.044%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13,326 (25.32%) DevOps
2 12,931 (24.57%) Software Engineering
3 12,660 (24.06%) Scrum
4 11,173 (21.23%) CI/CD
5 8,241 (15.66%) Test Automation
6 8,201 (15.58%) Problem-Solving
7 8,180 (15.54%) TDD
8 8,078 (15.35%) Microservices
9 7,985 (15.17%) Mentoring
10 6,241 (11.86%) Analytics
11 6,051 (11.50%) Full Stack Development
12 5,773 (10.97%) Coaching
13 5,528 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
14 5,348 (10.16%) Project Management
15 5,224 (9.93%) SDLC
16 4,660 (8.86%) Computer Science
17 4,525 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
18 4,150 (7.89%) User Stories
19 4,121 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
20 4,003 (7.61%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13,123 (24.94%) JavaScript
2 11,936 (22.68%) Java
3 10,846 (20.61%) Python
4 10,277 (19.53%) SQL
5 8,327 (15.82%) C#
6 5,212 (9.90%) TypeScript
7 2,168 (4.12%) PHP
8 2,074 (3.94%) Go
9 1,994 (3.79%) C
10 1,907 (3.62%) C++
11 1,779 (3.38%) PowerShell
12 1,728 (3.28%) Ruby
13 1,626 (3.09%) Kotlin
14 1,454 (2.76%) Bash
15 1,359 (2.58%) Scala
16 1,156 (2.20%) T-SQL
17 893 (1.70%) ES6
18 652 (1.24%) Shell Script
19 618 (1.17%) R
20 510 (0.97%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7,487 (14.23%) Degree
2 2,523 (4.79%) Security Cleared
3 2,081 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 1,641 (3.12%) SC Cleared
5 596 (1.13%) PMI Certification
6 593 (1.13%) Master's Degree
7 525 (1.00%) ISTQB
8 471 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 370 (0.70%) ISEB
10 357 (0.68%) PMP
11 290 (0.55%) DV Cleared
12 240 (0.46%) CISSP
13 223 (0.42%) PhD
14 208 (0.40%) AWS Certification
15 205 (0.39%) TOGAF Certification
16 184 (0.35%) DBS Check
17 178 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
17 178 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 161 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
19 151 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5,424 (10.31%) QA
2 1,548 (2.94%) Accessibility
3 619 (1.18%) PMO
4 614 (1.17%) Data Quality
5 474 (0.90%) GDPR
6 313 (0.59%) SLA
7 288 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 178 (0.34%) PCI DSS
9 157 (0.30%) WCAG
10 154 (0.29%) NIST
11 153 (0.29%) Automotive SPICE
12 122 (0.23%) GRC
13 73 (0.14%) MISRA
14 66 (0.13%) AUTOSAR
15 61 (0.12%) ISO 20022
16 59 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 53 (0.10%) ISO 26262
18 45 (0.086%) SOC 2
19 43 (0.082%) WAI
20 42 (0.080%) GxP
System Software
1 8,658 (16.45%) Docker
2 555 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 339 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 198 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 124 (0.24%) Firmware
6 111 (0.21%) Hyper-V
7 90 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
8 82 (0.16%) Apache Flume
9 80 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 51 (0.097%) vSphere
11 40 (0.076%) Virtual Servers
12 37 (0.070%) KVM
13 36 (0.068%) HDFS
14 32 (0.061%) Virtual Desktop
15 23 (0.044%) ISA Server
15 23 (0.044%) ProxySG
16 21 (0.040%) zsh
17 16 (0.030%) BitLocker
17 16 (0.030%) IAG
18 15 (0.029%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7,927 (15.06%) Kubernetes
2 4,045 (7.69%) Terraform
3 2,023 (3.84%) Ansible
4 865 (1.64%) Puppet
5 748 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
6 608 (1.16%) Prometheus
7 560 (1.06%) Grafana
8 309 (0.59%) Istio
9 274 (0.52%) Kibana
10 161 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
11 146 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
12 126 (0.24%) logstash
13 105 (0.20%) Consul
14 100 (0.19%) Argo
15 88 (0.17%) Packer
16 86 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
17 83 (0.16%) Rancher
18 78 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
19 74 (0.14%) Bugsnag
19 74 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6,892 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 3,393 (6.45%) Google
3 1,919 (3.65%) Oracle
4 1,409 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
5 864 (1.64%) SAP
6 689 (1.31%) Adobe
7 665 (1.26%) Databricks
8 607 (1.15%) Splunk
9 485 (0.92%) IBM
10 455 (0.86%) Atlassian
11 435 (0.83%) VMware
12 422 (0.80%) Apple
13 362 (0.69%) Cisco
14 336 (0.64%) ServiceNow
15 325 (0.62%) Xamarin
16 321 (0.61%) Facebook
17 297 (0.56%) MuleSoft
18 240 (0.46%) Red Hat
19 215 (0.41%) Sun
20 206 (0.39%) Sitecore