Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 542 623 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 32.53% 35.99% 28.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.38% 39.28% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 451 541 564
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,532 1,586 1,858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.96% 91.62% 88.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,245 1,272 1,306
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Gloucestershire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Gloucestershire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Gloucestershire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. 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
Cheltenham 0 218 £45,000 - 39
Gloucester +1 90 £50,000 +10.45% 24
Tewkesbury 0 47 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Cirencester -1 23 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Tetbury - 5 £50,000 -
Stroud -5 2 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Fairford - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
South West

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 180 (33.21%) Java
1 180 (33.21%) Security Cleared
2 174 (32.10%) Scrum
3 159 (29.34%) Software Engineering
4 154 (28.41%) Linux
5 137 (25.28%) C#
6 124 (22.88%) JavaScript
6 124 (22.88%) DV Cleared
7 123 (22.69%) Finance
8 122 (22.51%) JIRA
9 120 (22.14%) SQL
10 113 (20.85%) .NET
11 110 (20.30%) Test Automation
12 109 (20.11%) C
13 107 (19.74%) TDD
13 107 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
14 106 (19.56%) Python
15 105 (19.37%) C++
16 94 (17.34%) Git (software)
17 88 (16.24%) Windows
18 86 (15.87%) DevOps
19 82 (15.13%) OO
20 78 (14.39%) Spring
21 77 (14.21%) Waterfall
22 76 (14.02%) CSS
23 75 (13.84%) XML
23 75 (13.84%) Confluence
24 70 (12.92%) BDD
25 69 (12.73%) SQL Server
26 68 (12.55%) HTML

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 75 (13.84%) Confluence
2 37 (6.83%) Apache
3 31 (5.72%) Mule
4 28 (5.17%) JBoss
5 27 (4.98%) Tomcat
6 26 (4.80%) Mule ESB
7 24 (4.43%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (1.85%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.29%) SAS
10 6 (1.11%) Apache Spark
10 6 (1.11%) IIS
10 6 (1.11%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.92%) WordPress
12 3 (0.55%) Anypoint
12 3 (0.55%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.37%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.37%) CMS
14 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (0.92%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.37%) InVision
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 61 (11.25%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (6.27%) SaaS
3 32 (5.90%) Amazon EC2
4 30 (5.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
6 9 (1.66%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.74%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.74%) PaaS
9 4 (0.74%) Serverless
10 3 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.55%) Heroku
11 2 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.37%) Data Lake Analytics
11 2 (0.37%) IaaS
11 2 (0.37%) Trello
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.51%) Internet
2 12 (2.21%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.66%) Firewall
4 8 (1.48%) FCoE
4 8 (1.48%) HTTP
4 8 (1.48%) SNMP
4 8 (1.48%) Wireshark
5 6 (1.11%) Network Security
6 4 (0.74%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.74%) SSL
7 3 (0.55%) SMS
7 3 (0.55%) VLAN
8 2 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.18%) DHCP
9 1 (0.18%) DNS
9 1 (0.18%) Intranet
9 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 62 (11.44%) MongoDB
3 42 (7.75%) NoSQL
4 36 (6.64%) Big Data
5 33 (6.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 33 (6.09%) MySQL
6 28 (5.17%) Relational Database
7 21 (3.87%) SQL Server 2016
8 18 (3.32%) GIS
9 17 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (2.95%) Geospatial Data
11 14 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (2.40%) Hadoop
12 13 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (1.48%) Neo4j
16 7 (1.29%) RDBMS
17 5 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
17 5 (0.92%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 122 (22.51%) JIRA
2 94 (17.34%) Git (software)
3 65 (11.99%) Jenkins
4 64 (11.81%) JUnit
5 52 (9.59%) Visual Studio
6 50 (9.23%) Bitbucket
7 48 (8.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 44 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 32 (5.90%) Selenium
10 28 (5.17%) EasyMock
11 26 (4.80%) Cucumber
12 22 (4.06%) IntelliJ
13 17 (3.14%) Maven
14 16 (2.95%) SoapUI
15 14 (2.58%) Eclipse
16 9 (1.66%) Rational DOORS
17 8 (1.48%) Redmine
17 8 (1.48%) SpecFlow
18 7 (1.29%) JMeter
18 7 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 123 (22.69%) Finance
2 40 (7.38%) Retail
3 34 (6.27%) Marketing
4 31 (5.72%) Electronics
4 31 (5.72%) Military
5 29 (5.35%) Manufacturing
6 25 (4.61%) Telecoms
7 19 (3.51%) Games
8 9 (1.66%) Banking
9 8 (1.48%) Law
10 6 (1.11%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.11%) Automotive
11 3 (0.55%) Avionics
12 2 (0.37%) Back Office
12 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 189 (34.87%) Developer
2 116 (21.40%) Software Engineer
3 75 (13.84%) Java Developer
4 69 (12.73%) Analyst
5 46 (8.49%) Test Analyst
6 45 (8.30%) Senior Developer
7 44 (8.12%) .NET Developer
8 40 (7.38%) Java Engineer
9 36 (6.64%) Senior Software Engineer
9 36 (6.64%) Software Developer
10 35 (6.46%) Project Manager
11 34 (6.27%) Java Software Engineer
12 31 (5.72%) Senior Java Developer
13 28 (5.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 27 (4.98%) C# Developer
15 21 (3.87%) Business Analyst
16 18 (3.32%) Junior
17 17 (3.14%) Architect
17 17 (3.14%) Linux Engineer
18 15 (2.77%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (20.85%) .NET
2 78 (14.39%) Spring
3 76 (14.02%) CSS
4 75 (13.84%) XML
5 68 (12.55%) AngularJS
5 68 (12.55%) HTML
6 64 (11.81%) Web Services
7 53 (9.78%) JSON
8 52 (9.59%) REST
9 48 (8.86%) ASP.NET
10 46 (8.49%) Hibernate
11 43 (7.93%) RESTful
12 41 (7.56%) SOAP
13 40 (7.38%) Java EE
14 38 (7.01%) EJB
15 36 (6.64%) .NET Framework
16 34 (6.27%) JSF
17 32 (5.90%) jQuery
18 27 (4.98%) JPA
19 26 (4.80%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.98%) Wiki
3 23 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (3.87%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.51%) Linux Command Line
6 15 (2.77%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.58%) User Experience
8 13 (2.40%) Fintech
9 10 (1.85%) Device Driver
10 8 (1.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 8 (1.48%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.29%) Cyberattack
12 6 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (0.74%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.74%) iPhone
13 4 (0.74%) Media Streaming
13 4 (0.74%) Video\Live Streaming
14 3 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 154 (28.41%) Linux
2 88 (16.24%) Windows
3 37 (6.83%) Unix
4 23 (4.24%) CentOS
5 21 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.66%) Android
6 9 (1.66%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.11%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.11%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.74%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.55%) AIX
9 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.18%) Fedora
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (32.10%) Scrum
2 159 (29.34%) Software Engineering
3 110 (20.30%) Test Automation
4 107 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
4 107 (19.74%) TDD
5 86 (15.87%) DevOps
6 82 (15.13%) OO
7 77 (14.21%) Waterfall
8 70 (12.92%) BDD
9 68 (12.55%) SDLC
10 62 (11.44%) MVC
11 59 (10.89%) Kanban
12 58 (10.70%) Mentoring
13 48 (8.86%) OOD
13 48 (8.86%) Open Source
14 46 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
15 44 (8.12%) Project Management
16 41 (7.56%) Test Strategy
17 40 (7.38%) Cybersecurity
18 37 (6.83%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 180 (33.21%) Java
2 137 (25.28%) C#
3 124 (22.88%) JavaScript
4 120 (22.14%) SQL
5 109 (20.11%) C
6 106 (19.56%) Python
7 105 (19.37%) C++
8 46 (8.49%) Bash Shell
9 26 (4.80%) Ruby
10 20 (3.69%) PHP
11 19 (3.51%) VB.NET
12 18 (3.32%) T-SQL
13 15 (2.77%) PowerShell
14 13 (2.40%) Assembly Language
15 12 (2.21%) Embedded C
15 12 (2.21%) Perl
15 12 (2.21%) TypeScript
16 11 (2.03%) R
17 10 (1.85%) Embedded C++
17 10 (1.85%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 180 (33.21%) Security Cleared
2 124 (22.88%) DV Cleared
3 51 (9.41%) SC Cleared
4 38 (7.01%) Degree
5 22 (4.06%) ISTQB
6 18 (3.32%) ISEB
7 9 (1.66%) CCNA
7 9 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.66%) CISSP
7 9 (1.66%) CompTIA Security+
7 9 (1.66%) GIAC
7 9 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.66%) Linux+ Certification
7 9 (1.66%) MCSE
7 9 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.66%) Network+ Certification
7 9 (1.66%) SANS
7 9 (1.66%) SSCP
8 8 (1.48%) APMP
9 7 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.27%) QA
2 8 (1.48%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.29%) PMO
4 6 (1.11%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.37%) GDPR
7 1 (0.18%) MISRA
System Software
1 31 (5.72%) Docker
2 8 (1.48%) NFS
2 8 (1.48%) Samba
2 8 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (1.48%) VMware NSX
3 3 (0.55%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.37%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.37%) vSphere
5 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.18%) Ceph
5 1 (0.18%) Firmware
5 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.18%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 26 (4.80%) Puppet
2 15 (2.77%) Ansible
3 11 (2.03%) Kibana
4 9 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.48%) HP ALM
5 8 (1.48%) Nagios
5 8 (1.48%) vCenter Server
6 7 (1.29%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 5 (0.92%) WSUS
8 4 (0.74%) CA Service Virtualization
9 3 (0.55%) CloudHub
10 2 (0.37%) Salt
11 1 (0.18%) Ambari
11 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (10.52%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.27%) Atlassian
3 31 (5.72%) SAP
4 24 (4.43%) Oracle
5 23 (4.24%) Red Hat
6 22 (4.06%) Apple
7 10 (1.85%) IBM
8 9 (1.66%) HP
8 9 (1.66%) Twitter
8 9 (1.66%) VMware
9 8 (1.48%) EMC
9 8 (1.48%) NetApp
9 8 (1.48%) SolarWinds
10 6 (1.11%) Google
11 4 (0.74%) CA
11 4 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (0.74%) Cisco
11 4 (0.74%) Hortonworks
11 4 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.55%) MuleSoft