Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 13 15
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 346 296 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 24.63% 13.96% 10.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.15% 15.90% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 274 240 225
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.05% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,250 £35,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1187 1862 2207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.48% 87.83% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1428 1602
Essex median annual salary £45,001 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.00% +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,925 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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
Chelmsford +8 105 £50,000 +5.91% 6
Harlow +10 47 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Colchester +2 46 £50,000 - 3
Brentwood +33 31 £50,000 - 2
Basildon +11 21 £36,250 -21.62% 1
Witham - 16 £37,500 -
Southend-on-Sea +8 13 £51,945 +3.37% 2
Wickford - 6 £42,500 - 1
Saffron Walden - 1 £49,602 - 1
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Essex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 133 (38.44%) SQL
2 131 (37.86%) .NET
3 124 (35.84%) C#
4 119 (34.39%) MVC
5 100 (28.90%) HTML
5 100 (28.90%) SQL Server
6 99 (28.61%) ASP.NET
7 96 (27.75%) TDD
8 93 (26.88%) JavaScript
9 85 (24.57%) Java
10 82 (23.70%) AngularJS
11 76 (21.97%) CSS
12 71 (20.52%) Spring
13 64 (18.50%) RESTful
14 62 (17.92%) Microsoft
15 56 (16.18%) Oracle
16 53 (15.32%) Scrum
17 52 (15.03%) Web Application Development
18 51 (14.74%) Degree
19 49 (14.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 49 (14.16%) Web Development
19 49 (14.16%) .NET Framework
20 48 (13.87%) Finance
20 48 (13.87%) SDLC
21 47 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 47 (13.58%) Spring MVC
21 47 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
22 44 (12.72%) T-SQL
22 44 (12.72%) XML
23 41 (11.85%) BDD

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring 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 30 (8.67%) JBoss
2 10 (2.89%) CMS
3 9 (2.60%) IIS
3 9 (2.60%) WildFly
4 6 (1.73%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.45%) Mule
5 5 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.16%) Confluence
6 4 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.16%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.87%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.58%) WordPress
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.29%) Drupal
9 1 (0.29%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.73%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.87%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (4.34%) Oracle CRM
2 10 (2.89%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.87%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.34%) Oracle CX
1 15 (4.34%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 12 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.47%) SaaS
3 7 (2.02%) npm
4 4 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.58%) GitHub
6 1 (0.29%) Asana
6 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.18%) Internet
2 2 (0.58%) HTTP
2 2 (0.58%) SMS
3 1 (0.29%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.29%) Broadband
3 1 (0.29%) DHCP
3 1 (0.29%) DNS
3 1 (0.29%) Firewall
3 1 (0.29%) VoIP
3 1 (0.29%) VPN
3 1 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (28.90%) SQL Server
2 49 (14.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (9.83%) SQL Server 2014
5 26 (7.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (6.94%) Oracle Database
7 23 (6.65%) SQL Server 2016
8 21 (6.07%) Relational Database
9 20 (5.78%) RDBMS
10 18 (5.20%) MySQL
10 18 (5.20%) NoSQL
11 17 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (4.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (2.60%) OLAP
15 9 (2.60%) OLTP
16 7 (2.02%) Hadoop
17 6 (1.73%) MongoDB
17 6 (1.73%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 30 (8.67%) Git (software)
2 26 (7.51%) Visual Studio
3 19 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (4.91%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.62%) Selenium
5 16 (4.62%) TeamCity
6 13 (3.76%) JIRA
6 13 (3.76%) Maven
7 12 (3.47%) Hudson
8 10 (2.89%) JUnit
9 9 (2.60%) PyUnit
10 7 (2.02%) Bower
10 7 (2.02%) Grunt
10 7 (2.02%) gulp
10 7 (2.02%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.73%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.45%) Subversion
13 4 (1.16%) Ant
13 4 (1.16%) Artifactory
13 4 (1.16%) Gradle
General
1 48 (13.87%) Finance
2 37 (10.69%) Marketing
3 27 (7.80%) Automotive
4 23 (6.65%) Banking
5 22 (6.36%) Advertising
6 15 (4.34%) Manufacturing
7 14 (4.05%) Games
8 13 (3.76%) Back Office
9 11 (3.18%) Retail
10 8 (2.31%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.73%) Electronics
12 5 (1.45%) Multimedia
13 4 (1.16%) Legal
14 2 (0.58%) Law
15 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 214 (61.85%) Developer
2 71 (20.52%) Java Developer
3 62 (17.92%) .NET Developer
4 51 (14.74%) Senior Developer
5 37 (10.69%) C# Developer
6 32 (9.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (9.25%) Team Leader
7 31 (8.96%) Web Developer
8 30 (8.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 25 (7.23%) Agile Developer
10 24 (6.94%) .NET Web Developer
10 24 (6.94%) ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 23 (6.65%) Agile Java Developer
11 23 (6.65%) C# Web Developer
12 22 (6.36%) SQL Developer
13 19 (5.49%) Angular Developer
14 18 (5.20%) Lead Developer
14 18 (5.20%) Oracle Developer
15 17 (4.91%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (37.86%) .NET
2 100 (28.90%) HTML
3 99 (28.61%) ASP.NET
4 82 (23.70%) AngularJS
5 76 (21.97%) CSS
6 71 (20.52%) Spring
7 64 (18.50%) RESTful
8 49 (14.16%) .NET Framework
9 47 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (13.58%) Spring MVC
10 44 (12.72%) XML
11 38 (10.98%) jQuery
12 34 (9.83%) ASP.NET Web API
12 34 (9.83%) WCF
13 33 (9.54%) Entity Framework
13 33 (9.54%) Java EE
13 33 (9.54%) KnockoutJS
14 32 (9.25%) HTML5
15 28 (8.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 27 (7.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.40%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 24 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.18%) CMDB
6 10 (2.89%) User Experience
7 9 (2.60%) Life Science
8 8 (2.31%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.73%) Social Network
10 5 (1.45%) Animation
10 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.16%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.16%) Fintech
11 4 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.58%) AS400
12 2 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.58%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.58%) Social Media
13 1 (0.29%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.07%) Windows
2 19 (5.49%) Linux
3 11 (3.18%) Android
3 11 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (2.89%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.89%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.16%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.58%) Unix
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.29%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (34.39%) MVC
2 96 (27.75%) TDD
3 53 (15.32%) Scrum
4 52 (15.03%) Web Application Development
5 49 (14.16%) Web Development
6 48 (13.87%) SDLC
7 41 (11.85%) BDD
8 33 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (8.09%) Software Engineering
10 25 (7.23%) SOA
11 24 (6.94%) Test Automation
12 23 (6.65%) Waterfall
13 22 (6.36%) CRM
13 22 (6.36%) ETL
14 20 (5.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (5.78%) ITIL
15 19 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (5.49%) DevOps
16 17 (4.91%) Front End Development
16 17 (4.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 133 (38.44%) SQL
2 124 (35.84%) C#
3 93 (26.88%) JavaScript
4 85 (24.57%) Java
5 44 (12.72%) T-SQL
6 27 (7.80%) C
7 22 (6.36%) PHP
8 20 (5.78%) PL/SQL
9 14 (4.05%) PowerShell
10 11 (3.18%) Ruby
10 11 (3.18%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.89%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.31%) Perl
12 8 (2.31%) Python
13 5 (1.45%) MAXScript
13 5 (1.45%) Tcl
13 5 (1.45%) VBScript
13 5 (1.45%) XPath
14 3 (0.87%) VBA
15 2 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (14.74%) Degree
2 11 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.87%) ISEB
5 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.58%) MCITP
5 2 (0.58%) MCTS
5 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.58%) PMP
6 1 (0.29%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.29%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.29%) MCSA
6 1 (0.29%) MCSE
6 1 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.94%) QA
2 6 (1.73%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.58%) GDPR
3 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.58%) PMO
4 1 (0.29%) GPG13
4 1 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.60%) vCloud
2 9 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (3.18%) Puppet
2 5 (1.45%) Ansible
3 1 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 62 (17.92%) Microsoft
2 56 (16.18%) Oracle
3 15 (4.34%) SAP
4 9 (2.60%) Cognizant
4 9 (2.60%) JD Edwards
4 9 (2.60%) PeopleSoft
4 9 (2.60%) VMware
5 5 (1.45%) WSO2
6 4 (1.16%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.87%) Adobe
7 3 (0.87%) CheckPoint
7 3 (0.87%) Facebook
8 2 (0.58%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.58%) IBM
9 1 (0.29%) BroadSoft
9 1 (0.29%) Capita
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco
9 1 (0.29%) Google
9 1 (0.29%) Splunk
9 1 (0.29%) Xamarin