Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 564 1,101 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 21.84% 26.30% 23.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.74% 28.90% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 379 949 897
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,280 3,810 3,689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 88.27% 91.00% 89.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,670 2,995 3,135
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38% -1.05%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,250 £74,900 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Hertfordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Hertfordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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 +3 188 £65,000 +18.18% 24
Welwyn Garden City +3 72 £58,750 -2.08% 7
St Albans +2 69 £55,000 - 22
Hatfield -4 36 £55,000 -12.00% 14
Rickmansworth +5 33 £70,000 +19.15% 1
Hemel Hempstead -24 24 £46,000 +2.22% 12
Letchworth -2 23 £42,500 +25.00% 6
Harpenden -1 18 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Stevenage -8 14 £47,500 +26.67% 18
Royston -2 6 £50,000 +53.85% 6
Borehamwood +7 5 £57,500 +18.56% 3
Bishop's Stortford -8 5 £46,250 +8.82% 2
Hertford +2 2 £41,250 -41.07% 2
Welwyn +1 2 £175,000 +177.78%
Hitchin -4 1 £42,500 +9.68% 6
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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.

1 206 (36.52%) Scrum
2 176 (31.21%) SQL
3 157 (27.84%) C#
4 152 (26.95%) Azure
5 128 (22.70%) Retail
6 124 (21.99%) TDD
7 123 (21.81%) JavaScript
8 119 (21.10%) .NET
9 114 (20.21%) DevOps
10 111 (19.68%) AWS
11 105 (18.62%) E-Commerce
12 104 (18.44%) SQL Server
13 102 (18.09%) Microsoft
14 100 (17.73%) Finance
15 98 (17.38%) Java
16 96 (17.02%) HTML
16 96 (17.02%) Test Automation
17 91 (16.13%) JIRA
17 91 (16.13%) User Experience
18 84 (14.89%) Windows
19 78 (13.83%) BDD
19 78 (13.83%) AngularJS
20 75 (13.30%) Degree
21 74 (13.12%) CSS
22 72 (12.77%) Git (software)
23 70 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
24 67 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
25 66 (11.70%) Kanban
26 65 (11.52%) MVC
27 64 (11.35%) Computer Science

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 24 (4.26%) Confluence
2 22 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.13%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.42%) nginx
5 7 (1.24%) NServiceBus
6 6 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (1.06%) CoreMedia CMS
7 5 (0.89%) Apache
7 5 (0.89%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.71%) IIS
9 3 (0.53%) WordPress
10 2 (0.35%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.18%) CMS
11 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.53%) Sketch
6 2 (0.35%) HipChat
6 2 (0.35%) InVision
6 2 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.18%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 13 (2.30%) SAP ERP
2 10 (1.77%) Magento
3 6 (1.06%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.35%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 152 (26.95%) Azure
2 111 (19.68%) AWS
3 41 (7.27%) SaaS
4 21 (3.72%) PaaS
5 20 (3.55%) GCP
6 13 (2.30%) GitHub
6 13 (2.30%) Office 365
7 12 (2.13%) BrowserStack
7 12 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (2.13%) IaaS
7 12 (2.13%) Sauce Labs
8 9 (1.60%) OneDrive
8 9 (1.60%) Power Platform
9 8 (1.42%) OpenShift
10 7 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.24%) Serverless
11 5 (0.89%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.71%) AWS CodePipeline
12 4 (0.71%) Slack
13 3 (0.53%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 19 (3.37%) Wireless
3 16 (2.84%) BIG-IP
4 15 (2.66%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (2.66%) DNS
4 15 (2.66%) HTTP
5 13 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (1.60%) Internet
6 9 (1.60%) SSL
6 9 (1.60%) VPN
7 8 (1.42%) BGP
7 8 (1.42%) EIGRP
7 8 (1.42%) FabricPath
7 8 (1.42%) Firewall
7 8 (1.42%) GLBP
7 8 (1.42%) HSRP
7 8 (1.42%) IPsec
7 8 (1.42%) OSPF
7 8 (1.42%) VLAN
8 6 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (18.44%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (3.37%) IBM InfoSphere
5 18 (3.19%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (2.84%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.48%) MySQL
9 12 (2.13%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (1.60%) Power BI
11 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.24%) Big Data
13 5 (0.89%) BigQuery
13 5 (0.89%) QlikView
14 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
15 3 (0.53%) SAP Data Services
15 3 (0.53%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 91 (16.13%) JIRA
2 72 (12.77%) Git (software)
3 44 (7.80%) Jenkins
4 40 (7.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 36 (6.38%) Selenium
6 31 (5.50%) WebDriver
7 21 (3.72%) Zephyr
8 20 (3.55%) Appium
8 20 (3.55%) SpecFlow
9 18 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (3.01%) Visual Studio
11 16 (2.84%) Cucumber
12 15 (2.66%) JUnit
12 15 (2.66%) NUnit
13 14 (2.48%) Moq
14 13 (2.30%) JMeter
15 12 (2.13%) MSTest
15 12 (2.13%) Robot Framework
15 12 (2.13%) TeamCity
15 12 (2.13%) xUnit.net
General
1 128 (22.70%) Retail
2 100 (17.73%) Finance
3 27 (4.79%) Public Sector
4 24 (4.26%) Marketing
5 19 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 17 (3.01%) Legal
7 11 (1.95%) Games
8 6 (1.06%) Banking
9 5 (0.89%) Electronics
9 5 (0.89%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.53%) Advertising
10 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.35%) Automotive
12 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Police
12 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 225 (39.89%) Developer
2 72 (12.77%) C# Developer
3 69 (12.23%) Analyst
4 44 (7.80%) Java Developer
5 42 (7.45%) Architect
5 42 (7.45%) SQL Developer
6 38 (6.74%) .NET Developer
7 37 (6.56%) Senior Developer
8 33 (5.85%) Software Developer
9 31 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 29 (5.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 27 (4.79%) Test Analyst
12 26 (4.61%) Solutions Architect
13 25 (4.43%) QA Analyst
13 25 (4.43%) QA Test Analyst
13 25 (4.43%) Tester
14 23 (4.08%) Business Analyst
15 22 (3.90%) Project Manager
15 22 (3.90%) QA Tester
15 22 (3.90%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (21.10%) .NET
2 96 (17.02%) HTML
3 78 (13.83%) AngularJS
4 74 (13.12%) CSS
5 63 (11.17%) Web Services
6 57 (10.11%) React
7 52 (9.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 44 (7.80%) ASP.NET
9 42 (7.45%) .NET Core
10 41 (7.27%) Spring
11 33 (5.85%) Node.js
12 32 (5.67%) jQuery
13 28 (4.96%) RESTful
14 26 (4.61%) HTML5
15 25 (4.43%) .NET Framework
15 25 (4.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (4.08%) Velocity
17 21 (3.72%) Sass
18 20 (3.55%) SOAP
19 19 (3.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 91 (16.13%) User Experience
2 70 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.30%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.77%) Public Cloud
7 9 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.24%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.06%) EPoS
9 6 (1.06%) Wiki
10 5 (0.89%) Blog
11 4 (0.71%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.71%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.71%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.71%) W3C
12 3 (0.53%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.53%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.53%) PKI
12 3 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 84 (14.89%) Windows
2 45 (7.98%) Linux
3 21 (3.72%) Android
3 21 (3.72%) Apple iOS
4 19 (3.37%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.66%) Mac OS
5 15 (2.66%) Ubuntu
6 13 (2.30%) CentOS
7 12 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.77%) Unix
9 8 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.42%) SUSE
10 1 (0.18%) Debian
10 1 (0.18%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (36.52%) Scrum
2 124 (21.99%) TDD
3 114 (20.21%) DevOps
4 105 (18.62%) E-Commerce
5 96 (17.02%) Test Automation
6 78 (13.83%) BDD
7 67 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
8 66 (11.70%) Kanban
9 65 (11.52%) MVC
10 64 (11.35%) Computer Science
11 63 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
12 59 (10.46%) SDLC
13 56 (9.93%) Migration
14 49 (8.69%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 48 (8.51%) Analytics
15 48 (8.51%) ETL
16 45 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
17 43 (7.62%) B2C
18 42 (7.45%) ITIL
18 42 (7.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (31.21%) SQL
2 157 (27.84%) C#
3 123 (21.81%) JavaScript
4 98 (17.38%) Java
5 57 (10.11%) Python
6 42 (7.45%) TypeScript
7 29 (5.14%) Java 8
7 29 (5.14%) T-SQL
8 22 (3.90%) Ruby
9 21 (3.72%) PowerShell
10 17 (3.01%) PHP
11 12 (2.13%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.60%) ES6
13 7 (1.24%) C
14 4 (0.71%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.71%) VBA
15 3 (0.53%) Go
16 2 (0.35%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.35%) C++
16 2 (0.35%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 75 (13.30%) Degree
2 48 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 39 (6.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (5.32%) SC Cleared
5 22 (3.90%) ISEB
5 22 (3.90%) ISTQB
6 21 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (3.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 17 (3.01%) CCNA
9 16 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.60%) CCNP
10 9 (1.60%) MBCS
10 9 (1.60%) MCSE
11 8 (1.42%) AWS Certification
11 8 (1.42%) CCIE
12 6 (1.06%) CEH
12 6 (1.06%) CISSP
13 4 (0.71%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.71%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.53%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.33%) QA
2 21 (3.72%) PCI DSS
3 18 (3.19%) PMO
4 14 (2.48%) GDPR
4 14 (2.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.89%) ISO 20022
6 4 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.18%) COBIT
8 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.18%) GAMP
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.18%) NIST
8 1 (0.18%) SLA
8 1 (0.18%) WAI
System Software
1 33 (5.85%) Docker
2 24 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.48%) Active Directory
4 13 (2.30%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.77%) VMware NSX
6 8 (1.42%) KVM
6 8 (1.42%) vSphere
7 3 (0.53%) Firmware
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.18%) XenApp
8 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (4.26%) Kubernetes
2 20 (3.55%) Puppet
3 18 (3.19%) Ansible
4 16 (2.84%) Terraform
5 14 (2.48%) SCCM
6 13 (2.30%) SCOM
7 10 (1.77%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (1.60%) SCOrch
9 8 (1.42%) IBM Guardium
9 8 (1.42%) vRealize
10 5 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
10 5 (0.89%) Kibana
10 5 (0.89%) Stealthwatch
11 4 (0.71%) logstash
12 3 (0.53%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.35%) Nagios
14 1 (0.18%) Nessus
14 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 102 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.45%) Oracle
3 33 (5.85%) IBM
4 30 (5.32%) Google
5 24 (4.26%) F5
5 24 (4.26%) VMware
6 23 (4.08%) Cisco
7 22 (3.90%) Talend
8 21 (3.72%) SAP
9 15 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (2.48%) hybris
11 13 (2.30%) Splunk
12 11 (1.95%) Sitecore
13 9 (1.60%) Citrix
13 9 (1.60%) Tableau
14 8 (1.42%) Adobe
14 8 (1.42%) McAfee
14 8 (1.42%) Meraki
14 8 (1.42%) Symantec
14 8 (1.42%) Varonis