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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 17 12
Rank change year-on-year +14 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 215 101 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 22.63% 9.95% 13.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.71% 12.02% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 166 92 153
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

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 805 840 1081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 84.74% 82.76% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2459 2306 2898
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 29 June 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 +10 62 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Chelmsford +10 57 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Harlow 0 12 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Brentwood +12 11 £55,000 - 4
Southend-on-Sea +21 7 £55,000 -14.06% 4
Basildon +8 7 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Saffron Walden -9 7 £35,614 -20.85%
Epping - 3 £90,000 -
Witham - 2 £47,500 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 158 (40.20%) MVC
2 133 (33.84%) Java
3 127 (32.32%) .NET
4 123 (31.30%) Degree
5 121 (30.79%) JavaScript
5 121 (30.79%) SQL Server
6 113 (28.75%) C#
6 113 (28.75%) SQL
7 109 (27.74%) Oracle
8 108 (27.48%) HTML
9 102 (25.95%) CSS
9 102 (25.95%) OO
10 94 (23.92%) Computer Science
11 87 (22.14%) Spring
12 84 (21.37%) TDD
13 80 (20.36%) ASP.NET
14 65 (16.54%) Waterfall
15 64 (16.28%) AngularJS
15 64 (16.28%) Scrum
16 62 (15.78%) Spring MVC
17 59 (15.01%) Relational Database
18 58 (14.76%) Hibernate
18 58 (14.76%) PL/SQL
19 55 (13.99%) OOP
20 52 (13.23%) Finance
20 52 (13.23%) RESTful
21 51 (12.98%) Microsoft
22 50 (12.72%) Web Development
23 49 (12.47%) JBoss
23 49 (12.47%) Maven

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 49 (12.47%) JBoss
2 25 (6.36%) Tomcat
3 24 (6.11%) WebSphere
4 18 (4.58%) IIS
4 18 (4.58%) WebLogic
5 16 (4.07%) GlassFish
6 15 (3.82%) Apache
6 15 (3.82%) Apache Pig
6 15 (3.82%) Apache Spark
7 9 (2.29%) Confluence
8 6 (1.53%) CMS
8 6 (1.53%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.27%) NetWeaver
9 5 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.02%) Mule
10 4 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.51%) Apache Geronimo
11 2 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (1.53%) MS Visio
1 6 (1.53%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.25%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.76%) Magento
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (2.29%) GitHub
4 7 (1.78%) Oracle CX
4 7 (1.78%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 6 (1.53%) SaaS
6 4 (1.02%) PaaS
7 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.53%) Internet
2 5 (1.27%) LDAP
3 4 (1.02%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) LAN
4 1 (0.25%) SAN
4 1 (0.25%) SSL
4 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.25%) Wireless
4 1 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (30.79%) SQL Server
2 59 (15.01%) Relational Database
3 47 (11.96%) MySQL
3 47 (11.96%) RDBMS
4 45 (11.45%) NoSQL
5 44 (11.20%) Oracle Database
6 35 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 35 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (5.60%) MongoDB
9 21 (5.34%) Hadoop
10 20 (5.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (5.09%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (4.58%) Big Data
12 17 (4.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (4.33%) SQL Server 2016
13 16 (4.07%) CouchDB
14 13 (3.31%) Data Mining
15 12 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 49 (12.47%) Maven
2 48 (12.21%) Git (software)
3 39 (9.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (8.91%) Ant
5 28 (7.12%) Visual Studio
6 23 (5.85%) JIRA
7 19 (4.83%) TeamCity
8 18 (4.58%) Gradle
9 15 (3.82%) Selenium
10 12 (3.05%) Jenkins
11 11 (2.80%) Xcode
12 8 (2.04%) JIRA Agile
12 8 (2.04%) SpecFlow
13 7 (1.78%) JUnit
14 6 (1.53%) ClearQuest
14 6 (1.53%) CruiseControl
14 6 (1.53%) FishEye
14 6 (1.53%) Hudson
14 6 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
15 5 (1.27%) gulp
General
1 52 (13.23%) Finance
2 20 (5.09%) Marketing
3 15 (3.82%) Banking
4 12 (3.05%) Automotive
4 12 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.78%) Back Office
6 7 (1.78%) Electronics
6 7 (1.78%) Retail
7 6 (1.53%) Advertising
7 6 (1.53%) Legal
8 3 (0.76%) Games
9 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 258 (65.65%) Developer
2 95 (24.17%) Java Developer
3 86 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 62 (15.78%) .NET Developer
5 58 (14.76%) Oracle Developer
6 41 (10.43%) Agile Developer
7 39 (9.92%) C# Developer
8 35 (8.91%) Senior Java Developer
9 34 (8.65%) Software Developer
10 31 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
11 30 (7.63%) Web Developer
12 28 (7.12%) Analyst
12 28 (7.12%) Senior Software Developer
13 27 (6.87%) Agile Java Developer
13 27 (6.87%) Programmer
14 26 (6.62%) Lead Developer
15 24 (6.11%) Business Analyst
16 22 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
16 22 (5.60%) Java Programmer
17 21 (5.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (32.32%) .NET
2 108 (27.48%) HTML
3 102 (25.95%) CSS
4 87 (22.14%) Spring
5 80 (20.36%) ASP.NET
6 64 (16.28%) AngularJS
7 62 (15.78%) Spring MVC
8 58 (14.76%) Hibernate
9 52 (13.23%) RESTful
10 46 (11.70%) Ajax
10 46 (11.70%) Java EE
11 44 (11.20%) Swing
11 44 (11.20%) XML
12 43 (10.94%) .NET Framework
13 42 (10.69%) J2EE
13 42 (10.69%) Web Services
14 41 (10.43%) HTML5
15 40 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 39 (9.92%) Entity Framework
17 38 (9.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 94 (23.92%) Computer Science
2 36 (9.16%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (6.62%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.31%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.80%) Virtual Team
7 9 (2.29%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.04%) iPad
8 8 (2.04%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.78%) Fintech
9 7 (1.78%) User Experience
10 6 (1.53%) BBC
10 6 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (1.53%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.53%) Social Media
11 5 (1.27%) LIMS
11 5 (1.27%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.76%) Life Science
13 3 (0.76%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.65%) Linux
2 30 (7.63%) Windows
3 14 (3.56%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.05%) Unix
5 10 (2.54%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.27%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (40.20%) MVC
2 102 (25.95%) OO
3 84 (21.37%) TDD
4 65 (16.54%) Waterfall
5 64 (16.28%) Scrum
6 55 (13.99%) OOP
7 50 (12.72%) Web Development
8 42 (10.69%) E-Commerce
9 40 (10.18%) Software Engineering
10 39 (9.92%) SDLC
11 35 (8.91%) Web Application Development
12 33 (8.40%) DevOps
13 30 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (7.63%) Mentoring
14 28 (7.12%) PRINCE2
15 26 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (6.62%) Test Automation
16 25 (6.36%) SOA
17 23 (5.85%) BDD
17 23 (5.85%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 133 (33.84%) Java
2 121 (30.79%) JavaScript
3 113 (28.75%) C#
3 113 (28.75%) SQL
4 58 (14.76%) PL/SQL
5 36 (9.16%) T-SQL
6 20 (5.09%) C
7 18 (4.58%) Perl
8 17 (4.33%) VB.NET
9 14 (3.56%) Objective-C
10 13 (3.31%) Ruby
11 11 (2.80%) Apple Swift
12 10 (2.54%) PHP
13 8 (2.04%) Python
13 8 (2.04%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.53%) C++
14 6 (1.53%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.27%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.02%) VBScript
16 4 (1.02%) XPath
Qualifications
1 123 (31.30%) Degree
2 24 (6.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.80%) IIBA
4 10 (2.54%) CBAP
5 9 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.29%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.29%) PMP
6 8 (2.04%) ISEB
6 8 (2.04%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.53%) MCITP
7 6 (1.53%) MCTS
7 6 (1.53%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.53%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.25%) CISSP
9 1 (0.25%) GSEC
9 1 (0.25%) MCP
9 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.07%) QA
2 6 (1.53%) GDPR
2 6 (1.53%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.76%) Docker
3 1 (0.25%) HDFS
3 1 (0.25%) KVM
3 1 (0.25%) LXC
3 1 (0.25%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (2.54%) Puppet
2 7 (1.78%) Ansible
3 5 (1.27%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 109 (27.74%) Oracle
2 51 (12.98%) Microsoft
3 11 (2.80%) Google
3 11 (2.80%) SAP
4 6 (1.53%) Apple
4 6 (1.53%) Atlassian
4 6 (1.53%) Facebook
4 6 (1.53%) Pega
4 6 (1.53%) Sony
4 6 (1.53%) Yahoo!
5 5 (1.27%) Adobe
5 5 (1.27%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.02%) WSO2
7 3 (0.76%) Cognizant
7 3 (0.76%) Demandware
7 3 (0.76%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.76%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.51%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.25%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.25%) Tableau
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-on-Sea
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £48,389
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: c£43,000 to £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Shawbrook
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 13 days ago
Basildon
Cognizant
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago