Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,279 1,166 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 25.93% 26.66% 18.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.72% 29.53% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,123 1,149 822
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £77,375
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +1.06%

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 4,304 3,949 4,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 87.25% 90.28% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,540 3,304 3,590
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,775 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -1 283 £52,500 -12.50% 10
Hatfield +4 168 £60,000 +11.63% 7
St Albans +2 163 £57,500 -4.17% 12
Hemel Hempstead -2 119 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Welwyn Garden City 0 94 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Stevenage +2 76 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Rickmansworth -3 44 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Harpenden +3 31 £45,000 -
Hertford +5 28 £65,000 +100.00%
Potters Bar +2 28 £70,000 +59.09% 2
Letchworth +1 28 £34,000 -15.00% 3
Bishop's Stortford +6 22 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Waltham Cross - 9 £35,000 -
Ware - 8 £22,000 -
Hitchin 0 7 £35,000 +22.81% 1
Borehamwood +2 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Hoddesdon +7 4 £51,250 +70.83%
Tring -9 2 - -
Royston -9 1 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 439 (34.32%) TDD
2 424 (33.15%) C#
3 416 (32.53%) .NET
4 411 (32.13%) Java
5 378 (29.55%) Scrum
6 372 (29.09%) JavaScript
7 325 (25.41%) HTML
8 315 (24.63%) MVC
9 304 (23.77%) AngularJS
10 279 (21.81%) CSS
11 269 (21.03%) SQL
12 268 (20.95%) ASP.NET
13 257 (20.09%) Git (software)
14 255 (19.94%) SQL Server
14 255 (19.94%) Finance
15 243 (19.00%) BDD
16 234 (18.30%) Amazon AWS
17 206 (16.11%) ASP.NET MVC
18 195 (15.25%) Test Automation
19 185 (14.46%) RESTful
20 184 (14.39%) HTML5
21 177 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
21 177 (13.84%) Web Services
21 177 (13.84%) Problem-Solving
22 175 (13.68%) Degree
23 173 (13.53%) ASP.NET Web API
24 171 (13.37%) OO
25 165 (12.90%) Web Application Development
26 154 (12.04%) Linux
27 152 (11.88%) Software Engineering

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 99 (7.74%) Tomcat
2 52 (4.07%) Confluence
3 40 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 32 (2.50%) OpenStack
5 31 (2.42%) Apache
6 30 (2.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 25 (1.95%) SharePoint
8 19 (1.49%) Drupal
8 19 (1.49%) WebLogic
9 16 (1.25%) JBoss
10 14 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
10 14 (1.09%) WebSphere
11 10 (0.78%) IIS
11 10 (0.78%) Mule
11 10 (0.78%) Mule ESB
12 6 (0.47%) CMS
13 5 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
14 4 (0.31%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.70%) Chatbot
3 8 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.078%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.078%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.23%) Maximo
2 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.16%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (0.16%) Magento
2 2 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.078%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.078%) Shopify
3 1 (0.078%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 234 (18.30%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (2.89%) SaaS
4 35 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 29 (2.27%) GitHub
5 29 (2.27%) npm
6 25 (1.95%) Office 365
7 19 (1.49%) Runscope
8 18 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 12 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (0.86%) Boomi
10 11 (0.86%) Serverless
11 10 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.70%) Google App Engine
12 9 (0.70%) Google Compute Engine
13 6 (0.47%) Akamai
14 5 (0.39%) TestFlight
15 4 (0.31%) Trello
16 3 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
16 3 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 63 (4.93%) HTTP
2 26 (2.03%) TCP/IP
3 24 (1.88%) VPN
4 20 (1.56%) DNS
5 16 (1.25%) Internet
6 14 (1.09%) SNMP
7 11 (0.86%) SSL
8 9 (0.70%) DHCP
8 9 (0.70%) Firewall
8 9 (0.70%) SMS
8 9 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (0.70%) Wireless
9 8 (0.63%) Broadband
9 8 (0.63%) Kerberos
10 7 (0.55%) ICMP
10 7 (0.55%) SMTP
11 6 (0.47%) WAN
12 5 (0.39%) BIG-IP
12 5 (0.39%) Network Security
12 5 (0.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (19.94%) SQL Server
2 141 (11.02%) NoSQL
3 134 (10.48%) SQL Server 2016
4 82 (6.41%) MongoDB
5 62 (4.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 40 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 31 (2.42%) MySQL
8 29 (2.27%) RavenDB
9 27 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
11 22 (1.72%) Redis
12 21 (1.64%) Big Data
13 19 (1.49%) Oracle Database
14 16 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 14 (1.09%) RDBMS
15 14 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (1.02%) Couchbase
17 11 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 257 (20.09%) Git (software)
2 142 (11.10%) JIRA
3 129 (10.09%) Jenkins
4 98 (7.66%) Selenium
5 69 (5.39%) Maven
6 58 (4.53%) Cucumber
7 52 (4.07%) gulp
7 52 (4.07%) Jasmine
8 48 (3.75%) Subversion
9 47 (3.67%) WebDriver
10 46 (3.60%) Karma Test Runner
11 36 (2.81%) JUnit
12 34 (2.66%) NUnit
13 33 (2.58%) JBehave
14 32 (2.50%) webpack
15 27 (2.11%) Visual Studio
16 25 (1.95%) MSTest
17 22 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
18 20 (1.56%) Gradle
18 20 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 255 (19.94%) Finance
2 134 (10.48%) Retail
3 70 (5.47%) Marketing
4 61 (4.77%) Advertising
5 27 (2.11%) Games
6 17 (1.33%) Automotive
7 15 (1.17%) Legal
8 14 (1.09%) Banking
8 14 (1.09%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.70%) Publishing
10 5 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.31%) Back Office
12 1 (0.078%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.078%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 656 (51.29%) Developer
2 269 (21.03%) .NET Developer
3 150 (11.73%) Java Developer
4 119 (9.30%) C# Developer
5 87 (6.80%) Analyst
6 85 (6.65%) Senior Developer
7 78 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
8 77 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
9 71 (5.55%) Software Developer
10 64 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 58 (4.53%) Team Leader
12 56 (4.38%) Software Engineer
13 55 (4.30%) Project Manager
14 52 (4.07%) .NET Software Developer
15 48 (3.75%) Test Analyst
16 46 (3.60%) Java Engineer
17 43 (3.36%) Architect
18 38 (2.97%) Full Stack Developer
19 37 (2.89%) Product Manager
20 36 (2.81%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 416 (32.53%) .NET
2 325 (25.41%) HTML
3 304 (23.77%) AngularJS
4 279 (21.81%) CSS
5 268 (20.95%) ASP.NET
6 206 (16.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 185 (14.46%) RESTful
8 184 (14.39%) HTML5
9 177 (13.84%) Web Services
10 173 (13.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 145 (11.34%) Node.js
12 128 (10.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 127 (9.93%) jQuery
13 127 (9.93%) React
14 126 (9.85%) XML
15 124 (9.70%) Spring
16 122 (9.54%) CSS3
17 108 (8.44%) .NET Framework
18 91 (7.11%) WCF
19 87 (6.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 118 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (8.29%) Computer Science
3 103 (8.05%) User Experience
4 75 (5.86%) Mobile App
5 58 (4.53%) Self-Motivation
6 48 (3.75%) Fintech
7 42 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
8 37 (2.89%) Robotics
9 36 (2.81%) Management Information System
10 29 (2.27%) Media Streaming
11 24 (1.88%) Data Centre
12 15 (1.17%) Public Cloud
13 12 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (0.94%) Security Operations Centre
14 11 (0.86%) NHS
15 10 (0.78%) Mainframe
16 9 (0.70%) Algorithms
16 9 (0.70%) Private Cloud
16 9 (0.70%) Social Network
17 6 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 154 (12.04%) Linux
2 78 (6.10%) Unix
3 71 (5.55%) Windows
4 35 (2.74%) Windows Server
5 28 (2.19%) Apple iOS
6 27 (2.11%) Android
7 16 (1.25%) Ubuntu
8 14 (1.09%) CoreOS
9 10 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.70%) Debian
11 7 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.47%) CentOS
13 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.31%) Kali Linux
14 4 (0.31%) Solaris
14 4 (0.31%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.31%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.23%) AIX
15 3 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (34.32%) TDD
2 378 (29.55%) Scrum
3 315 (24.63%) MVC
4 243 (19.00%) BDD
5 195 (15.25%) Test Automation
6 177 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
6 177 (13.84%) Problem-Solving
7 171 (13.37%) OO
8 165 (12.90%) Web Application Development
9 152 (11.88%) Software Engineering
10 137 (10.71%) E-Commerce
11 135 (10.56%) SDLC
12 105 (8.21%) Open Source
13 103 (8.05%) DevOps
13 103 (8.05%) Waterfall
14 96 (7.51%) Continuous Improvement
15 92 (7.19%) Project Management
16 88 (6.88%) Mentoring
17 76 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
18 75 (5.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 424 (33.15%) C#
2 411 (32.13%) Java
3 372 (29.09%) JavaScript
4 269 (21.03%) SQL
5 115 (8.99%) Ruby
6 78 (6.10%) Python
7 59 (4.61%) Scala
8 51 (3.99%) ES6
9 44 (3.44%) PHP
10 42 (3.28%) Java 8
11 41 (3.21%) TypeScript
12 35 (2.74%) VB.NET
13 34 (2.66%) VBA
14 29 (2.27%) Groovy
15 23 (1.80%) PL/SQL
16 22 (1.72%) Apex Code
16 22 (1.72%) PowerShell
17 19 (1.49%) C++
17 19 (1.49%) T-SQL
18 13 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 175 (13.68%) Degree
2 66 (5.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (3.44%) ISTQB
4 33 (2.58%) ISEB
5 25 (1.95%) Security Cleared
6 22 (1.72%) SC Cleared
7 19 (1.49%) PMP
8 12 (0.94%) Numerate Degree
9 10 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.63%) CCNA
10 8 (0.63%) HND
10 8 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (0.55%) GCIA
11 7 (0.55%) GCIH
11 7 (0.55%) GSEC
11 7 (0.55%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.55%) SSCP
12 6 (0.47%) CCNP
13 3 (0.23%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (10.56%) QA
2 13 (1.02%) GCP
3 8 (0.63%) PMO
4 6 (0.47%) SLA
5 5 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.078%) GDPR
7 1 (0.078%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 74 (5.79%) Docker
2 26 (2.03%) Ceph
3 6 (0.47%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.39%) vSphere
5 2 (0.16%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.16%) Firmware
5 2 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.16%) XenApp
5 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 50 (3.91%) Kubernetes
2 39 (3.05%) Puppet
3 30 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (2.11%) Ansible
5 13 (1.02%) Terraform
6 6 (0.47%) Consul
7 5 (0.39%) Grafana
7 5 (0.39%) HockeyApp
8 4 (0.31%) CA Service Virtualization
8 4 (0.31%) Nessus
8 4 (0.31%) Nmap
8 4 (0.31%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 3 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.23%) MOM
9 3 (0.23%) OpenNMS
10 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.16%) SCCM
11 1 (0.078%) Graphite
11 1 (0.078%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 118 (9.23%) Oracle
2 113 (8.84%) Microsoft
3 47 (3.67%) Google
4 35 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
5 33 (2.58%) Splunk
6 31 (2.42%) IBM
7 28 (2.19%) VMware
7 28 (2.19%) Xamarin
8 26 (2.03%) Facebook
9 24 (1.88%) Citrix
10 21 (1.64%) Veeam
11 19 (1.49%) Juniper
12 13 (1.02%) Sitecore
12 13 (1.02%) Talend
13 12 (0.94%) TIBCO
13 12 (0.94%) WSO2
14 11 (0.86%) Dell
14 11 (0.86%) MuleSoft
14 11 (0.86%) webMethods
15 8 (0.63%) SnapLogic