Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,149 1,054 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 25.52% 24.38% 18.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.93% 27.14% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 984 978 796
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £36,000
90th Percentile £75,250 £76,625 £78,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

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 3,972 3,883 4,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 88.21% 89.82% 88.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3,157 3,264 3,446
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 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
Watford -2 230 £52,500 -8.70% 15
St Albans +3 176 £57,500 +9.52% 16
Hatfield +7 158 £60,000 +4.35% 12
Stevenage +1 89 £38,750 -18.42% 12
Welwyn Garden City -1 89 £57,500 +12.20% 8
Hemel Hempstead -2 86 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Potters Bar +1 39 £65,000 +44.44%
Rickmansworth -3 28 £58,750 -2.08% 1
Harpenden +9 19 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Bishop's Stortford +4 19 £42,500 - 2
Hertford +4 14 £70,000 +24.44% 1
Letchworth +2 13 £34,000 -15.00%
Borehamwood +16 9 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Broxbourne - 4 £34,500 - 1
Hoddesdon +6 2 £55,000 +83.33%
Hitchin +5 2 £38,750 +98.72% 1
Royston -1 2 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Waltham Cross -1 2 £35,000 -
Tring - 2 - -
Baldock - 2 £45,000 -
Radlett - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 349 (30.37%) C#
2 336 (29.24%) TDD
3 330 (28.72%) Java
3 330 (28.72%) .NET
4 305 (26.54%) JavaScript
5 280 (24.37%) Scrum
6 279 (24.28%) HTML
7 243 (21.15%) CSS
8 238 (20.71%) SQL
9 227 (19.76%) AngularJS
10 222 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
10 222 (19.32%) MVC
11 217 (18.89%) SQL Server
12 194 (16.88%) ASP.NET
13 191 (16.62%) Problem-Solving
14 185 (16.10%) BDD
15 184 (16.01%) Git (software)
15 184 (16.01%) Finance
16 164 (14.27%) HTML5
17 161 (14.01%) Continuous Integration
18 160 (13.93%) Test Automation
19 158 (13.75%) Degree
20 152 (13.23%) Retail
20 152 (13.23%) Linux
21 151 (13.14%) Web Services
22 148 (12.88%) E-Commerce
23 146 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC
24 144 (12.53%) RESTful
25 136 (11.84%) Project Management
26 132 (11.49%) DevOps

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 58 (5.05%) Tomcat
2 37 (3.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 29 (2.52%) Oracle Service Bus
4 27 (2.35%) OpenStack
5 26 (2.26%) Confluence
6 20 (1.74%) SharePoint
7 16 (1.39%) Apache
8 15 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
9 13 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (1.13%) JBoss
10 11 (0.96%) WebLogic
11 10 (0.87%) IIS
11 10 (0.87%) Mule
11 10 (0.87%) Mule ESB
12 9 (0.78%) CMS
12 9 (0.78%) Drupal
12 9 (0.78%) GlassFish
13 8 (0.70%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.61%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 22 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 12 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.96%) Chatbot
3 11 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.087%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.26%) Magento
1 3 (0.26%) Maximo
2 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.17%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.087%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.087%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.087%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 222 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (8.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 29 (2.52%) GitHub
5 21 (1.83%) SaaS
6 19 (1.65%) npm
6 19 (1.65%) Office 365
7 16 (1.39%) Runscope
8 13 (1.13%) Google Analytics
8 13 (1.13%) Serverless
9 11 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.96%) Boomi
10 10 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.52%) Akamai
12 6 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 6 (0.52%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.35%) Trello
14 3 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 55 (4.79%) HTTP
2 37 (3.22%) TCP/IP
3 26 (2.26%) DNS
4 23 (2.00%) Firewall
5 22 (1.91%) DHCP
6 21 (1.83%) SNMP
7 16 (1.39%) Internet
8 14 (1.22%) ICMP
8 14 (1.22%) VPN
9 13 (1.13%) SSL
10 11 (0.96%) SMS
11 9 (0.78%) 802.11
11 9 (0.78%) Network Security
11 9 (0.78%) WAN
11 9 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (0.78%) Wireless
12 8 (0.70%) BGP
12 8 (0.70%) Ethernet
12 8 (0.70%) MPLS
12 8 (0.70%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (18.89%) SQL Server
2 91 (7.92%) SQL Server 2016
3 84 (7.31%) NoSQL
4 65 (5.66%) MongoDB
5 53 (4.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 35 (3.05%) Relational Database
7 31 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (2.52%) RavenDB
9 26 (2.26%) Big Data
10 25 (2.18%) MySQL
10 25 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (1.91%) Oracle Database
12 19 (1.65%) RDBMS
13 18 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
16 12 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 12 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 10 (0.87%) Couchbase
18 8 (0.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 184 (16.01%) Git (software)
2 107 (9.31%) JIRA
3 96 (8.36%) Jenkins
4 65 (5.66%) Selenium
5 42 (3.66%) Cucumber
6 37 (3.22%) Maven
7 33 (2.87%) gulp
8 32 (2.79%) Jasmine
8 32 (2.79%) NUnit
9 31 (2.70%) Visual Studio
10 28 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
10 28 (2.44%) Subversion
11 25 (2.18%) WebDriver
12 23 (2.00%) webpack
13 20 (1.74%) StyleCop
14 17 (1.48%) GitLab
14 17 (1.48%) JUnit
15 16 (1.39%) Grunt
16 15 (1.31%) Gradle
16 15 (1.31%) MSTest
General
1 184 (16.01%) Finance
2 152 (13.23%) Retail
3 61 (5.31%) Marketing
4 59 (5.13%) Advertising
5 33 (2.87%) Games
6 22 (1.91%) Legal
7 19 (1.65%) Back Office
8 13 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.70%) Automotive
10 4 (0.35%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.35%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.26%) Publishing
12 2 (0.17%) Banking
12 2 (0.17%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.087%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.087%) French Language
13 1 (0.087%) Law
13 1 (0.087%) Military
Job Titles
1 561 (48.83%) Developer
2 229 (19.93%) .NET Developer
3 117 (10.18%) Java Developer
4 115 (10.01%) C# Developer
5 76 (6.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 68 (5.92%) Senior Developer
7 67 (5.83%) Software Developer
8 66 (5.74%) Analyst
9 65 (5.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 64 (5.57%) Project Manager
11 63 (5.48%) Team Leader
12 54 (4.70%) Software Engineer
13 48 (4.18%) Full Stack Developer
13 48 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
14 37 (3.22%) .NET Software Developer
15 35 (3.05%) C# Software Developer
15 35 (3.05%) Security Engineer
16 34 (2.96%) Architect
16 34 (2.96%) Development Team Leader
17 29 (2.52%) .NET Developer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (28.72%) .NET
2 279 (24.28%) HTML
3 243 (21.15%) CSS
4 227 (19.76%) AngularJS
5 194 (16.88%) ASP.NET
6 164 (14.27%) HTML5
7 151 (13.14%) Web Services
8 146 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 144 (12.53%) RESTful
10 112 (9.75%) CSS3
11 105 (9.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 103 (8.96%) .NET Framework
13 102 (8.88%) jQuery
14 99 (8.62%) Spring
15 95 (8.27%) XML
16 90 (7.83%) React
17 85 (7.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 74 (6.44%) Node.js
19 64 (5.57%) Akka
20 61 (5.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 117 (10.18%) User Experience
2 113 (9.83%) Computer Science
3 102 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (5.05%) Mobile App
5 52 (4.53%) Robotics
6 47 (4.09%) Self-Motivation
7 44 (3.83%) Greenfield Project
8 40 (3.48%) Management Information System
9 39 (3.39%) Fintech
10 24 (2.09%) Data Centre
11 21 (1.83%) Security Operations Centre
12 20 (1.74%) Private Cloud
13 19 (1.65%) Media Streaming
14 14 (1.22%) Algorithms
15 13 (1.13%) Mainframe
15 13 (1.13%) Public Cloud
16 11 (0.96%) NHS
17 10 (0.87%) EPoS
18 9 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
19 8 (0.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 152 (13.23%) Linux
2 67 (5.83%) Unix
3 59 (5.13%) Windows
4 38 (3.31%) Windows Server
5 31 (2.70%) Android
6 30 (2.61%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.57%) Kali Linux
8 14 (1.22%) CoreOS
8 14 (1.22%) Mac OS X
9 12 (1.04%) AIX
10 10 (0.87%) Debian
10 10 (0.87%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.61%) CentOS
12 4 (0.35%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.35%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.35%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.17%) HPUX
13 2 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (29.24%) TDD
2 280 (24.37%) Scrum
3 222 (19.32%) MVC
4 191 (16.62%) Problem-Solving
5 185 (16.10%) BDD
6 161 (14.01%) Continuous Integration
7 160 (13.93%) Test Automation
8 148 (12.88%) E-Commerce
9 136 (11.84%) Project Management
10 132 (11.49%) DevOps
11 126 (10.97%) Web Application Development
12 119 (10.36%) OO
13 114 (9.92%) Continuous Improvement
14 105 (9.14%) SDLC
15 103 (8.96%) Software Engineering
16 91 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
17 83 (7.22%) Waterfall
18 82 (7.14%) Mentoring
18 82 (7.14%) Open Source
19 78 (6.79%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 349 (30.37%) C#
2 330 (28.72%) Java
3 305 (26.54%) JavaScript
4 238 (20.71%) SQL
5 90 (7.83%) Python
6 75 (6.53%) Scala
7 58 (5.05%) Ruby
8 48 (4.18%) Java 8
9 41 (3.57%) ES6
10 33 (2.87%) TypeScript
11 28 (2.44%) PHP
12 27 (2.35%) PL/SQL
13 22 (1.91%) T-SQL
13 22 (1.91%) VBA
14 21 (1.83%) Haskell
14 21 (1.83%) PowerShell
15 20 (1.74%) C++
15 20 (1.74%) VB.NET
16 14 (1.22%) Perl
16 14 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 158 (13.75%) Degree
2 73 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (2.18%) ISEB
3 25 (2.18%) ISTQB
3 25 (2.18%) Security Cleared
4 23 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 21 (1.83%) SSCP
6 18 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (1.31%) CISM
7 15 (1.31%) CISSP
8 14 (1.22%) CCNA
8 14 (1.22%) GCIA
8 14 (1.22%) GCIH
8 14 (1.22%) GSEC
9 12 (1.04%) PMP
10 10 (0.87%) CEH
10 10 (0.87%) CompTIA Security+
10 10 (0.87%) HND
11 9 (0.78%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (7.75%) QA
2 20 (1.74%) PMO
3 14 (1.22%) GCP
4 9 (0.78%) SLA
5 8 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.087%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 74 (6.44%) Docker
2 20 (1.74%) Ceph
3 18 (1.57%) Active Directory
4 14 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.17%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.17%) Firmware
6 2 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.17%) vSphere
6 2 (0.17%) XenApp
6 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 63 (5.48%) Kubernetes
2 48 (4.18%) Puppet
3 29 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (2.18%) Ansible
5 16 (1.39%) Terraform
6 15 (1.31%) Nessus
6 15 (1.31%) Nmap
7 7 (0.61%) Grafana
8 4 (0.35%) CA Service Virtualization
8 4 (0.35%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.26%) QRadar
10 2 (0.17%) Consul
10 2 (0.17%) Kibana
10 2 (0.17%) logstash
10 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.17%) SCCM
11 1 (0.087%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.087%) Icinga
11 1 (0.087%) Salt
11 1 (0.087%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 118 (10.27%) Microsoft
2 97 (8.44%) Oracle
3 62 (5.40%) Google
4 33 (2.87%) Facebook
4 33 (2.87%) Splunk
5 27 (2.35%) IBM
5 27 (2.35%) Xamarin
6 24 (2.09%) VMware
7 18 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (1.48%) Adobe
9 15 (1.31%) Netsparker
9 15 (1.31%) Qualys
9 15 (1.31%) Talend
10 12 (1.04%) Juniper
10 12 (1.04%) WSO2
11 11 (0.96%) Citrix
11 11 (0.96%) Dell
11 11 (0.96%) MuleSoft
11 11 (0.96%) TIBCO
11 11 (0.96%) webMethods