Period
to 24 February 2018

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

Agile Software Development
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,774 1,872 2,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.07% 35.06% 33.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.75% 38.81% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,569 1,684 2,070
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,500 £60,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +0.58%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,578 4,823 6,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 93.09% 90.34% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,877 4,179 5,022
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +1.19% +5.00%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Leeds

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Leeds

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 482 (27.17%) Scrum
2 475 (26.78%) SQL
3 456 (25.70%) Java
4 432 (24.35%) C#
5 415 (23.39%) .NET
6 354 (19.95%) Test Automation
7 342 (19.28%) JavaScript
8 340 (19.17%) TDD
9 326 (18.38%) Finance
10 294 (16.57%) SDLC
11 273 (15.39%) Software Engineering
12 266 (14.99%) HTML
13 234 (13.19%) BDD
14 214 (12.06%) ASP.NET
15 213 (12.01%) CSS
16 210 (11.84%) MVC
17 205 (11.56%) OO
18 202 (11.39%) Git (software)
19 201 (11.33%) AngularJS
20 196 (11.05%) SQL Server
21 195 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
22 188 (10.60%) Selenium
22 188 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
23 187 (10.54%) DevOps
23 187 (10.54%) Microsoft
24 164 (9.24%) Python
25 152 (8.57%) Waterfall
26 150 (8.46%) Oracle
27 145 (8.17%) Web Services
27 145 (8.17%) ASP.NET MVC

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 37 (2.09%) Confluence
2 29 (1.63%) Tomcat
3 22 (1.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 19 (1.07%) CMS
5 14 (0.79%) WebLogic
6 13 (0.73%) Apache
7 12 (0.68%) CloudStack
7 12 (0.68%) OpenStack
7 12 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (0.62%) IIS
9 10 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (0.51%) SAS
11 8 (0.45%) SharePoint
12 7 (0.39%) Drupal
12 7 (0.39%) JBoss
12 7 (0.39%) Jetty
12 7 (0.39%) Oracle 9iAS
12 7 (0.39%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (0.34%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 28 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (0.17%) InVision
10 2 (0.11%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.11%) Magento
2 2 (0.11%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.056%) Exstream
3 1 (0.056%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.056%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.056%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 102 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.58%) SaaS
4 27 (1.52%) GitHub
5 21 (1.18%) IaaS
6 17 (0.96%) PaaS
7 9 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.45%) Slack
9 6 (0.34%) G Suite
9 6 (0.34%) Office 365
10 4 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.17%) npm
12 2 (0.11%) BlazeMeter
12 2 (0.11%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.97%) Firewall
2 14 (0.79%) WAN
3 13 (0.73%) LAN
4 9 (0.51%) DNS
4 9 (0.51%) Internet
4 9 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (0.51%) VoIP
4 9 (0.51%) WLAN
5 6 (0.34%) Skype
6 5 (0.28%) Intranet
6 5 (0.28%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.28%) VPN
7 4 (0.23%) DHCP
7 4 (0.23%) SAN
8 3 (0.17%) AMQP
8 3 (0.17%) PPP
9 2 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.11%) MPLS
9 2 (0.11%) SMS
9 2 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 91 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 84 (4.74%) MySQL
4 67 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (2.76%) MongoDB
6 35 (1.97%) Big Data
7 33 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (1.58%) SQL Server 2016
10 27 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
11 24 (1.35%) Relational Database
12 23 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (1.13%) Redis
14 19 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 18 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
17 15 (0.85%) Hadoop
18 12 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 12 (0.68%) Riak
18 12 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 202 (11.39%) Git (software)
2 188 (10.60%) Selenium
3 131 (7.38%) JIRA
4 117 (6.60%) Cucumber
5 96 (5.41%) Jenkins
6 95 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 85 (4.79%) Subversion
8 71 (4.00%) SpecFlow
9 70 (3.95%) WebDriver
10 66 (3.72%) Visual Studio
11 52 (2.93%) SoapUI
12 48 (2.71%) Maven
13 35 (1.97%) TeamCity
14 33 (1.86%) NUnit
15 30 (1.69%) Mercurial
16 27 (1.52%) Ranorex
17 24 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 24 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
18 23 (1.30%) FitNesse
19 22 (1.24%) MSTest
General
1 326 (18.38%) Finance
2 134 (7.55%) Retail
3 67 (3.78%) Marketing
4 33 (1.86%) Advertising
5 26 (1.47%) Games
5 26 (1.47%) Legal
6 16 (0.90%) Multimedia
7 13 (0.73%) Automotive
7 13 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 12 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.39%) Banking
9 7 (0.39%) Billing
10 5 (0.28%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.23%) Law
12 3 (0.17%) Back Office
12 3 (0.17%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.056%) Electronics
13 1 (0.056%) Publishing
13 1 (0.056%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 582 (32.81%) Developer
2 344 (19.39%) Analyst
3 190 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 172 (9.70%) .NET Developer
5 144 (8.12%) Java Developer
6 110 (6.20%) Software Engineer
6 110 (6.20%) Test Analyst
7 104 (5.86%) Senior Developer
8 94 (5.30%) C# Developer
9 84 (4.74%) Project Manager
10 78 (4.40%) C# .NET Developer
11 77 (4.34%) Architect
12 74 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
13 67 (3.78%) Tester
14 66 (3.72%) Principal Engineer
14 66 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
15 62 (3.49%) SQL Developer
16 61 (3.44%) Java Engineer
17 60 (3.38%) Software Developer
18 58 (3.27%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (23.39%) .NET
2 266 (14.99%) HTML
3 214 (12.06%) ASP.NET
4 213 (12.01%) CSS
5 201 (11.33%) AngularJS
6 145 (8.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 145 (8.17%) Web Services
7 127 (7.16%) XML
8 123 (6.93%) Spring
9 113 (6.37%) Node.js
10 97 (5.47%) RESTful
11 95 (5.36%) React
12 90 (5.07%) jQuery
13 88 (4.96%) .NET Framework
14 86 (4.85%) SOAP
15 68 (3.83%) Hibernate
16 67 (3.78%) WCF
17 61 (3.44%) J2EE
18 43 (2.42%) WPF
19 41 (2.31%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 131 (7.38%) Greenfield Project
2 109 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 101 (5.69%) User Experience
4 49 (2.76%) Mobile App
5 43 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (1.92%) NHS
7 31 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 21 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 16 (0.90%) Algorithms
10 15 (0.85%) Data Structures
10 15 (0.85%) Social Media
11 12 (0.68%) N-Tier
12 9 (0.51%) Public Cloud
12 9 (0.51%) Tandem
13 8 (0.45%) PMI
14 7 (0.39%) Music Streaming
15 6 (0.34%) Device Driver
15 6 (0.34%) Hedge funds
15 6 (0.34%) Internet of Things
16 5 (0.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 117 (6.60%) Linux
2 59 (3.33%) Windows
3 48 (2.71%) Unix
4 37 (2.09%) Android
5 18 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 17 (0.96%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.62%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 6 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.11%) CentOS
10 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.056%) Fedora
11 1 (0.056%) SUSE
11 1 (0.056%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (27.17%) Scrum
2 354 (19.95%) Test Automation
3 340 (19.17%) TDD
4 294 (16.57%) SDLC
5 273 (15.39%) Software Engineering
6 234 (13.19%) BDD
7 210 (11.84%) MVC
8 205 (11.56%) OO
9 195 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 188 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
11 187 (10.54%) DevOps
12 152 (8.57%) Waterfall
13 126 (7.10%) Mentoring
14 122 (6.88%) Project Management
15 115 (6.48%) Kanban
16 111 (6.26%) DSDM
17 104 (5.86%) Open Source
17 104 (5.86%) Software Delivery
18 96 (5.41%) User Stories
19 94 (5.30%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 475 (26.78%) SQL
2 456 (25.70%) Java
3 432 (24.35%) C#
4 342 (19.28%) JavaScript
5 164 (9.24%) Python
6 135 (7.61%) PHP
7 107 (6.03%) Ruby
8 90 (5.07%) T-SQL
9 70 (3.95%) C++
10 50 (2.82%) Scala
11 45 (2.54%) PL/SQL
12 40 (2.25%) Bash Shell
13 33 (1.86%) Go
14 30 (1.69%) Shell Script
15 24 (1.35%) C
16 20 (1.13%) PowerShell
17 16 (0.90%) Perl
18 11 (0.62%) VB.NET
19 10 (0.56%) Java 9
19 10 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 83 (4.68%) Degree
2 44 (2.48%) ISEB
3 41 (2.31%) ISTQB
4 29 (1.63%) Security Cleared
5 18 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.45%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.34%) CISM
10 6 (0.34%) CISSP
11 5 (0.28%) APMP
11 5 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.17%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.17%) PMP
13 2 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.056%) CSSLP
14 1 (0.056%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (4.57%) QA
2 12 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (0.62%) GDPR
4 10 (0.56%) PMO
5 7 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.39%) HL7
6 6 (0.34%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 3 (0.17%) SLA
9 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 117 (6.60%) Docker
2 16 (0.90%) vSphere
3 12 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.28%) HDFS
5 5 (0.28%) Xen
5 5 (0.28%) XenServer
6 4 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.056%) Firmware
8 1 (0.056%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 94 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
2 86 (4.85%) Puppet
3 56 (3.16%) Ansible
4 32 (1.80%) Cobbler
4 32 (1.80%) Kubernetes
5 21 (1.18%) Tivoli
6 20 (1.13%) Terraform
7 17 (0.96%) Packer
8 13 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
8 13 (0.73%) SmoothWall
9 11 (0.62%) Nagios
10 10 (0.56%) Graphite
10 10 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.34%) Rancher
11 6 (0.34%) Salt
12 5 (0.28%) Grafana
12 5 (0.28%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.23%) Consul
13 4 (0.23%) HP ALM
13 4 (0.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 187 (10.54%) Microsoft
2 150 (8.46%) Oracle
3 85 (4.79%) Google
4 38 (2.14%) Twitter
5 29 (1.63%) Adobe
6 24 (1.35%) EnterpriseDB
7 20 (1.13%) Tableau
8 18 (1.01%) IBM
8 18 (1.01%) Zend
9 17 (0.96%) Perforce
9 17 (0.96%) VMware
10 14 (0.79%) Talend
11 9 (0.51%) Apple
11 9 (0.51%) HP
12 8 (0.45%) SAP
13 7 (0.39%) BEA
14 6 (0.34%) ServiceNow
15 5 (0.28%) Capita
16 4 (0.23%) NetApp
16 4 (0.23%) webMethods