The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 13 18
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 179 169 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 17.50% 15.66% 10.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.18% 18.55% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 150 158 112
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £74,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 845 911 1082
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 82.60% 84.43% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 644 682 869
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,090 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Essex

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Essex

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Essex over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Essex

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +1 56 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Chelmsford -1 45 £50,000 +36.98% 4
Brentwood +7 15 £70,000 -30.00% 3
Saffron Walden - 13 £39,729 - 2
Witham 0 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Harlow -4 4 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Southend-on-Sea +10 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Epping - 1 £57,500 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 126 (36.95%) Java
2 115 (33.72%) Degree
3 105 (30.79%) JavaScript
4 101 (29.62%) HTML
5 94 (27.57%) CSS
6 90 (26.39%) MVC
7 89 (26.10%) Computer Science
8 86 (25.22%) Oracle
9 83 (24.34%) .NET
10 72 (21.11%) OO
11 69 (20.23%) TDD
12 68 (19.94%) SQL
13 67 (19.65%) C#
14 66 (19.35%) SQL Server
15 65 (19.06%) Scrum
16 63 (18.48%) Waterfall
16 63 (18.48%) Relational Database
17 58 (17.01%) JBoss
18 51 (14.96%) Spring
19 49 (14.37%) Ajax
20 48 (14.08%) Oracle Database
20 48 (14.08%) E-Commerce
21 46 (13.49%) Swing
21 46 (13.49%) J2EE
22 45 (13.20%) Finance
23 43 (12.61%) PL/SQL
23 43 (12.61%) ASP.NET
23 43 (12.61%) Business Analysis
24 42 (12.32%) OOP
24 42 (12.32%) SDLC

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 58 (17.01%) JBoss
2 35 (10.26%) WebSphere
3 30 (8.80%) WebLogic
4 15 (4.40%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.81%) Apache
6 12 (3.52%) GlassFish
7 11 (3.23%) Apache Pig
7 11 (3.23%) Apache Spark
8 10 (2.93%) Confluence
9 6 (1.76%) Moodle
9 6 (1.76%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.76%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.88%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.59%) Apache Geronimo
12 2 (0.59%) CMS
12 2 (0.59%) IIS
13 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (4.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.17%) MS Office
4 3 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) MS Project
5 1 (0.29%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.47%) GitHub
2 5 (1.47%) Oracle CX
2 5 (1.47%) PaaS
2 5 (1.47%) SaaS
3 4 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (1.17%) Office 365
4 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.93%) HTTP
2 9 (2.64%) Skype
3 6 (1.76%) SSL
4 5 (1.47%) Internet
4 5 (1.47%) LDAP
5 4 (1.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.29%) FTP
6 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 63 (18.48%) Relational Database
3 48 (14.08%) Oracle Database
4 40 (11.73%) RDBMS
5 32 (9.38%) MySQL
6 28 (8.21%) NoSQL
7 23 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (4.40%) CouchDB
8 15 (4.40%) MongoDB
9 14 (4.11%) Hadoop
10 11 (3.23%) Big Data
10 11 (3.23%) Geospatial Data
10 11 (3.23%) GIS
11 10 (2.93%) Data Mining
12 9 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (2.64%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (2.35%) JasperReports
13 8 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 41 (12.02%) Maven
2 31 (9.09%) Ant
3 29 (8.50%) Git (software)
4 27 (7.92%) Jenkins
4 27 (7.92%) Selenium
5 24 (7.04%) JIRA
6 19 (5.57%) Gradle
7 17 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (3.81%) JUnit
8 13 (3.81%) SpecFlow
9 11 (3.23%) ClearQuest
9 11 (3.23%) CruiseControl
9 11 (3.23%) FishEye
9 11 (3.23%) Hudson
9 11 (3.23%) TeamCity
10 10 (2.93%) Xcode
11 9 (2.64%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.76%) Moq
12 6 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (1.76%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (13.20%) Finance
2 15 (4.40%) Automotive
3 9 (2.64%) Marketing
4 7 (2.05%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.76%) Law
5 6 (1.76%) Retail
6 4 (1.17%) Advertising
6 4 (1.17%) Banking
7 3 (0.88%) Electronics
7 3 (0.88%) Legal
7 3 (0.88%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 190 (55.72%) Developer
2 71 (20.82%) Java Developer
3 65 (19.06%) Senior Developer
4 62 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
5 46 (13.49%) Analyst
6 41 (12.02%) Agile Developer
7 39 (11.44%) Business Analyst
8 38 (11.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 36 (10.56%) .NET Developer
10 33 (9.68%) Agile Java Developer
11 30 (8.80%) J2EE Developer
11 30 (8.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 29 (8.50%) Programmer
13 26 (7.62%) Project Manager
14 24 (7.04%) Java Programmer
14 24 (7.04%) Senior Oracle Developer
15 23 (6.74%) Senior Java Programmer
15 23 (6.74%) Senior Programmer
16 21 (6.16%) Lead Developer
17 19 (5.57%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (29.62%) HTML
2 94 (27.57%) CSS
3 83 (24.34%) .NET
4 51 (14.96%) Spring
5 49 (14.37%) Ajax
6 46 (13.49%) J2EE
6 46 (13.49%) Swing
7 43 (12.61%) ASP.NET
8 39 (11.44%) Hibernate
9 34 (9.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (9.38%) HTML5
11 31 (9.09%) Spring MVC
11 31 (9.09%) Web Services
12 27 (7.92%) Java EE
13 25 (7.33%) JSON
14 24 (7.04%) AngularJS
15 23 (6.74%) .NET Framework
15 23 (6.74%) RESTful
16 22 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
16 22 (6.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 89 (26.10%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.33%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.81%) Virtual Team
5 12 (3.52%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (2.35%) iPad
7 7 (2.05%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.76%) Learning Management System
8 6 (1.76%) User Experience
8 6 (1.76%) VLE
9 5 (1.47%) Animation
9 5 (1.47%) Fintech
9 5 (1.47%) iPhone
9 5 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.47%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.47%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.17%) BBC
10 4 (1.17%) Social Media
11 3 (0.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.14%) Linux
2 19 (5.57%) Windows
3 18 (5.28%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.52%) Android
4 12 (3.52%) Unix
5 6 (1.76%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.47%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (26.39%) MVC
2 72 (21.11%) OO
3 69 (20.23%) TDD
4 65 (19.06%) Scrum
5 63 (18.48%) Waterfall
6 48 (14.08%) E-Commerce
7 43 (12.61%) Business Analysis
8 42 (12.32%) OOP
8 42 (12.32%) SDLC
9 41 (12.02%) Software Engineering
10 31 (9.09%) Open Source
10 31 (9.09%) User Stories
11 30 (8.80%) Data Modelling
12 27 (7.92%) PRINCE2
12 27 (7.92%) Project Management
12 27 (7.92%) Web Development
13 24 (7.04%) Unit Testing
14 23 (6.74%) UML
15 22 (6.45%) ETL
15 22 (6.45%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 126 (36.95%) Java
2 105 (30.79%) JavaScript
3 68 (19.94%) SQL
4 67 (19.65%) C#
5 43 (12.61%) PL/SQL
6 23 (6.74%) T-SQL
7 21 (6.16%) PHP
8 14 (4.11%) Objective-C
9 12 (3.52%) C
10 10 (2.93%) Apple Swift
10 10 (2.93%) C++
10 10 (2.93%) Perl
11 8 (2.35%) Python
11 8 (2.35%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.76%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.76%) Ruby
13 5 (1.47%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.17%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.88%) VBScript
16 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 115 (33.72%) Degree
2 19 (5.57%) IIBA
3 13 (3.81%) CBAP
4 11 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.93%) ISEB
6 8 (2.35%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.17%) PMP
7 4 (1.17%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.88%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.29%) CISSP
10 1 (0.29%) GSEC
10 1 (0.29%) PhD
10 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.38%) QA
2 3 (0.88%) PMO
3 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (6.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.47%) Docker
3 1 (0.29%) HDFS
3 1 (0.29%) KVM
3 1 (0.29%) LXC
3 1 (0.29%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (0.29%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (2.64%) Puppet
2 5 (1.47%) Ansible
2 5 (1.47%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.29%) Mesos
Vendors
1 86 (25.22%) Oracle
2 41 (12.02%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.40%) Atlassian
3 15 (4.40%) Google
4 9 (2.64%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.35%) Adobe
6 6 (1.76%) Blackboard
6 6 (1.76%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.47%) Apple
8 4 (1.17%) Facebook
8 4 (1.17%) Sony
8 4 (1.17%) Yahoo!
9 3 (0.88%) Demandware
9 3 (0.88%) Mapbox
10 1 (0.29%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.29%) HP
10 1 (0.29%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.29%) Tableau
10 1 (0.29%) Teradata
10 1 (0.29%) Xamarin
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + Pension, 25 days, training and more!
Posted: 6 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witham, Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £33000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent salary + 5% Pension scheme, 25 Holidays plus Bank Holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Shawbrook
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
OneStep Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full package
Posted: 17 days ago
Harlow
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Company annual bonus
Posted: 7 days ago