Period
to 15 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 113 586 966
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 19.89% 28.88% 27.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.74% 32.20% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 114 453 834
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £38,500 £41,250 £29,300
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 497 1,820 3,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 87.50% 89.70% 90.21%
Number of salaries quoted 342 1,352 2,529
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,025 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,625 £80,000 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Hertfordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Hertfordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Hertfordshire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 January 2021. 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
Watford -6 25 £77,500 +29.17% 7
Stevenage -4 21 £57,500 -9.80% 20
Hatfield 0 15 £72,500 +31.82% 8
St Albans -4 8 £62,500 +8.70% 2
Hemel Hempstead -4 8 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Borehamwood +6 6 £65,000 +23.81%
Letchworth -1 4 £60,000 +41.18% 1
Welwyn Garden City -2 4 £65,000 +13.04% 3
Hitchin +3 2 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 35 (30.97%) JavaScript
2 30 (26.55%) Azure
3 28 (24.78%) CSS
4 27 (23.89%) DevOps
5 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
6 22 (19.47%) SQL
6 22 (19.47%) Scrum
7 21 (18.58%) C#
7 21 (18.58%) Linux
8 18 (15.93%) Python
8 18 (15.93%) HTML
8 18 (15.93%) .NET
8 18 (15.93%) MVC
8 18 (15.93%) Git (software)
8 18 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (15.93%) Vue.js
9 16 (14.16%) REST
9 16 (14.16%) jQuery
9 16 (14.16%) Degree
10 15 (13.27%) Change Management
10 15 (13.27%) MySQL
10 15 (13.27%) Java
10 15 (13.27%) Web Services
11 14 (12.39%) PHP
11 14 (12.39%) Test Automation
12 13 (11.50%) RESTful
12 13 (11.50%) Project Management
12 13 (11.50%) User Experience
13 12 (10.62%) SDLC
13 12 (10.62%) Laravel

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (7.08%) Confluence
2 5 (4.42%) Camunda
2 5 (4.42%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.54%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.65%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.77%) Apache
5 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) CMS
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.77%) SAP HCM
1 2 (1.77%) SAP Payroll
1 2 (1.77%) Shopify
2 1 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 30 (26.55%) Azure
2 12 (10.62%) AWS
3 10 (8.85%) Office 365
4 9 (7.96%) Power Platform
5 7 (6.19%) Serverless
6 6 (5.31%) IaaS
6 6 (5.31%) SaaS
7 5 (4.42%) Azure Functions
8 2 (1.77%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.77%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.88%) GCP
9 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.88%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.88%) PaaS
9 1 (0.88%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Firewall
2 4 (3.54%) Skype
3 2 (1.77%) 3GPP
3 2 (1.77%) Internet
3 2 (1.77%) LAN
3 2 (1.77%) LTE
3 2 (1.77%) MQTT
3 2 (1.77%) VLAN
3 2 (1.77%) WAN
3 2 (1.77%) Wireless
4 1 (0.88%) 5G
4 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.27%) MySQL
2 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.96%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.96%) Power BI
4 7 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.31%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.54%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.65%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.77%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.77%) Redis
8 2 (1.77%) Redshift Spectrum
8 2 (1.77%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.88%) Looker
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.88%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 18 (15.93%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.62%) JIRA
3 6 (5.31%) Selenium
3 6 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.42%) Robot Framework
5 3 (2.65%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.65%) Pylint
5 3 (2.65%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (2.65%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (2.65%) Sourcetree
5 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.77%) DbUnit
6 2 (1.77%) JMeter
6 2 (1.77%) JUnit
6 2 (1.77%) NUnit
6 2 (1.77%) Postman
6 2 (1.77%) Ranorex
6 2 (1.77%) Subversion
7 1 (0.88%) Appium
7 1 (0.88%) MSTest
General
1 9 (7.96%) Finance
1 9 (7.96%) Retail
2 6 (5.31%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.42%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.65%) Avionics
4 3 (2.65%) Marketing
4 3 (2.65%) Military
4 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.77%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Law
6 1 (0.88%) Local Government
6 1 (0.88%) Police
Job Titles
1 31 (27.43%) Developer
2 10 (8.85%) Analyst
2 10 (8.85%) PHP Developer
3 9 (7.96%) Architect
4 8 (7.08%) .NET Developer
5 7 (6.19%) Consultant
5 7 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.19%) MySQL Developer
5 7 (6.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 7 (6.19%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.31%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.42%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.42%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (4.42%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 5 (4.42%) Network Architect
7 5 (4.42%) Network Technical Architect
7 5 (4.42%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.42%) Technical Architect
7 5 (4.42%) Technical Design Architect
7 5 (4.42%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.78%) CSS
2 18 (15.93%) .NET
2 18 (15.93%) HTML
2 18 (15.93%) Vue.js
3 16 (14.16%) jQuery
3 16 (14.16%) REST
4 15 (13.27%) Web Services
5 13 (11.50%) RESTful
6 12 (10.62%) AngularJS
6 12 (10.62%) Laravel
7 11 (9.73%) Sass
7 11 (9.73%) Zend Framework
8 9 (7.96%) Symfony
9 8 (7.08%) Django
9 8 (7.08%) HTML5
9 8 (7.08%) React
9 8 (7.08%) Spring
9 8 (7.08%) XML
10 7 (6.19%) JSON
11 5 (4.42%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.50%) User Experience
3 4 (3.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.54%) VHDL
4 3 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.88%) Clustering
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.58%) Linux
2 11 (9.73%) Windows
3 6 (5.31%) Unix
4 4 (3.54%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.89%) DevOps
2 22 (19.47%) Scrum
3 18 (15.93%) MVC
4 15 (13.27%) Change Management
5 14 (12.39%) Test Automation
6 13 (11.50%) Project Management
7 12 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (10.62%) ITIL
7 12 (10.62%) SDLC
7 12 (10.62%) TDD
7 12 (10.62%) Web Development
8 11 (9.73%) OO
8 11 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (9.73%) User Stories
9 8 (7.08%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (7.08%) Data Analysis
9 8 (7.08%) ETL
9 8 (7.08%) Microservices
9 8 (7.08%) OO PHP
9 8 (7.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.97%) JavaScript
2 22 (19.47%) SQL
3 21 (18.58%) C#
4 18 (15.93%) Python
5 15 (13.27%) Java
6 14 (12.39%) PHP
7 10 (8.85%) TypeScript
8 5 (4.42%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.65%) Java 8
9 3 (2.65%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.65%) Scala
10 1 (0.88%) Go
10 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.88%) R
10 1 (0.88%) VB
10 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (14.16%) Degree
2 11 (9.73%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.65%) ISEB
4 3 (2.65%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.65%) PMP
5 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.88%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.88%) MBCS
5 1 (0.88%) MCSA
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) GDPR
2 8 (7.08%) SLA
3 6 (5.31%) QA
4 4 (3.54%) COBIT
4 4 (3.54%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.77%) NCSC
6 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.65%) Docker
3 2 (1.77%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) Ansible
1 9 (7.96%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (7.96%) Puppet
2 5 (4.42%) Salt
3 4 (3.54%) IBM BigFix
4 3 (2.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.73%) Zend
3 8 (7.08%) Twitter
4 5 (4.42%) Arista
4 5 (4.42%) Cisco
4 5 (4.42%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.42%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.54%) IBM
5 4 (3.54%) Intel
5 4 (3.54%) Xilinx
6 3 (2.65%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.65%) SAP
6 3 (2.65%) VMware
7 2 (1.77%) Talend
7 2 (1.77%) Veeam
8 1 (0.88%) Facebook
8 1 (0.88%) Google
8 1 (0.88%) NEC
8 1 (0.88%) Northgate
8 1 (0.88%) Pardot