Period
to 24 February 2020

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 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,144 1,139 1,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 38.54% 36.27% 36.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.97% 39.28% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 974 984 1,569
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 2,792 2,900 4,671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 94.07% 92.36% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,330 2,462 3,953
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -

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 2020.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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.

1 327 (28.58%) Scrum
2 292 (25.52%) C#
3 275 (24.04%) DevOps
4 264 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 230 (20.10%) Java
6 221 (19.32%) JavaScript
7 217 (18.97%) AWS
8 206 (18.01%) .NET
9 205 (17.92%) Azure
10 203 (17.74%) TDD
11 187 (16.35%) Software Engineering
12 185 (16.17%) SQL
13 171 (14.95%) Finance
14 164 (14.34%) Python
15 151 (13.20%) Mentoring
16 138 (12.06%) BDD
16 138 (12.06%) Selenium
17 135 (11.80%) Git (software)
18 134 (11.71%) JIRA
19 133 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
19 133 (11.63%) Microsoft
20 129 (11.28%) SQL Server
21 122 (10.66%) Docker
22 115 (10.05%) SDLC
23 114 (9.97%) Software Testing
24 104 (9.09%) MVC
24 104 (9.09%) Kanban
25 103 (9.00%) CSS
25 103 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
26 99 (8.65%) HTML

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 73 (6.38%) Confluence
2 28 (2.45%) IIS
3 27 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (2.10%) nginx
5 16 (1.40%) Apache Spark
6 9 (0.79%) CMS
7 7 (0.61%) Apache
8 6 (0.52%) MS Exchange
8 6 (0.52%) OpenStack
8 6 (0.52%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.44%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.35%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.26%) Red Hat Fuse
12 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.087%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.087%) Mule
13 1 (0.087%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.087%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.087%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.87%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.087%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.087%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 22 (1.92%) WebTrends
2 18 (1.57%) assyst
3 5 (0.44%) Magento
3 5 (0.44%) Sage 200
3 5 (0.44%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.17%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.087%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.087%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 217 (18.97%) AWS
2 205 (17.92%) Azure
3 40 (3.50%) GCP
4 36 (3.15%) Office 365
5 29 (2.53%) GitHub
6 25 (2.19%) G Suite
7 24 (2.10%) Serverless
8 17 (1.49%) IaaS
8 17 (1.49%) SaaS
9 15 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (1.14%) Trello
11 12 (1.05%) Amazon S3
11 12 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.79%) PaaS
13 8 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (0.70%) Cloudflare
14 7 (0.61%) AWS CodePipeline
14 7 (0.61%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.87%) Internet
2 8 (0.70%) Intranet
3 5 (0.44%) Skype
4 4 (0.35%) Firewall
4 4 (0.35%) HTTP
4 4 (0.35%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.35%) SSL
5 3 (0.26%) DNS
5 3 (0.26%) FTP
5 3 (0.26%) SMTP
5 3 (0.26%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.26%) X.509
6 2 (0.17%) CTI
6 2 (0.17%) IPsec
6 2 (0.17%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.17%) LAN
6 2 (0.17%) WAN
7 1 (0.087%) MPLS
7 1 (0.087%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.087%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 54 (4.72%) NoSQL
3 52 (4.55%) MySQL
4 49 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
5 37 (3.23%) Redis
6 34 (2.97%) MongoDB
7 33 (2.88%) Relational Database
8 24 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (1.92%) RDBMS
11 21 (1.84%) Hadoop
12 17 (1.49%) Riak
13 15 (1.31%) Big Data
13 15 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (1.22%) Apache Hive
15 13 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 12 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
17 11 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 9 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 138 (12.06%) Selenium
2 135 (11.80%) Git (software)
3 134 (11.71%) JIRA
4 92 (8.04%) Jenkins
5 67 (5.86%) Cucumber
6 62 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 57 (4.98%) SoapUI
8 55 (4.81%) JMeter
9 34 (2.97%) SpecFlow
9 34 (2.97%) Visual Studio
10 33 (2.88%) Maven
10 33 (2.88%) WebDriver
11 27 (2.36%) Appium
12 25 (2.19%) LoadRunner
13 24 (2.10%) JUnit
14 23 (2.01%) Gatling
15 21 (1.84%) Ranorex
15 21 (1.84%) Subversion
16 17 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
17 16 (1.40%) Xcode
General
1 171 (14.95%) Finance
2 85 (7.43%) Marketing
3 33 (2.88%) Public Sector
4 27 (2.36%) Banking
5 22 (1.92%) Legal
6 17 (1.49%) Games
7 14 (1.22%) Automotive
8 11 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.61%) Advertising
9 7 (0.61%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.44%) Law
10 5 (0.44%) Retail
10 5 (0.44%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.26%) Front Office
12 2 (0.17%) Digital Economy
12 2 (0.17%) Publishing
13 1 (0.087%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 328 (28.67%) Developer
2 152 (13.29%) Analyst
3 110 (9.62%) Software Engineer
4 86 (7.52%) Business Analyst
5 76 (6.64%) C# Developer
6 67 (5.86%) Software Developer
7 66 (5.77%) Senior Developer
8 53 (4.63%) Test Engineer
9 52 (4.55%) .NET Developer
9 52 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 46 (4.02%) Test Analyst
11 45 (3.93%) Tester
12 38 (3.32%) Test Leader
13 36 (3.15%) Java Developer
14 34 (2.97%) Project Manager
14 34 (2.97%) Technical Leader
15 33 (2.88%) JavaScript Developer
15 33 (2.88%) React Developer
16 32 (2.80%) Architect
16 32 (2.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (18.01%) .NET
2 103 (9.00%) CSS
3 99 (8.65%) HTML
4 93 (8.13%) .NET Framework
5 89 (7.78%) React
6 87 (7.60%) ASP.NET
7 81 (7.08%) AngularJS
7 81 (7.08%) Web Services
8 68 (5.94%) Node.js
9 65 (5.68%) Spring
9 65 (5.68%) Vue.js
10 62 (5.42%) .NET Core
11 57 (4.98%) Entity Framework
11 57 (4.98%) REST
12 55 (4.81%) jQuery
13 54 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 54 (4.72%) RESTful
14 36 (3.15%) RabbitMQ
15 27 (2.36%) HTML5
15 27 (2.36%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 82 (7.17%) Greenfield Project
2 65 (5.68%) User Experience
3 61 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (3.76%) Mobile App
5 28 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (1.40%) NHS
8 15 (1.31%) Cloud Native
9 14 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.14%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.14%) Public Cloud
11 11 (0.96%) Data Centre
12 8 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (0.70%) Video\Live Streaming
13 7 (0.61%) Mobile Computing
14 6 (0.52%) Blog
14 6 (0.52%) Robotics
14 6 (0.52%) Video on Demand
15 5 (0.44%) Life Science
16 4 (0.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 93 (8.13%) Linux
2 67 (5.86%) Windows
3 41 (3.58%) Apple iOS
4 37 (3.23%) Android
5 31 (2.71%) Unix
6 20 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.79%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.61%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.52%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.17%) CentOS
12 1 (0.087%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (28.58%) Scrum
2 275 (24.04%) DevOps
3 264 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 203 (17.74%) TDD
5 187 (16.35%) Software Engineering
6 151 (13.20%) Mentoring
7 138 (12.06%) BDD
8 133 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
9 115 (10.05%) SDLC
10 114 (9.97%) Software Testing
11 104 (9.09%) Kanban
11 104 (9.09%) MVC
12 103 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
13 96 (8.39%) Microservices
14 94 (8.22%) Coaching
15 92 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
16 85 (7.43%) Software Delivery
17 79 (6.91%) Business Analysis
18 76 (6.64%) Functional Testing
18 76 (6.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 292 (25.52%) C#
2 230 (20.10%) Java
3 221 (19.32%) JavaScript
4 185 (16.17%) SQL
5 164 (14.34%) Python
6 80 (6.99%) PHP
7 61 (5.33%) Ruby
8 38 (3.32%) C++
9 33 (2.88%) PowerShell
10 31 (2.71%) Bash Shell
11 30 (2.62%) Scala
11 30 (2.62%) TypeScript
12 26 (2.27%) T-SQL
13 24 (2.10%) Apple Swift
13 24 (2.10%) Java 8
14 23 (2.01%) Go
14 23 (2.01%) Objective-C
15 17 (1.49%) C
16 15 (1.31%) Kotlin
17 8 (0.70%) ES6
Qualifications
1 28 (2.45%) Degree
2 24 (2.10%) ISTQB
3 23 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 19 (1.66%) ISEB
6 13 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (1.05%) AWS Certification
8 10 (0.87%) IIBA
9 9 (0.79%) RHCE
10 7 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
10 7 (0.61%) CISMP
10 7 (0.61%) CompTIA Security+
10 7 (0.61%) CRISC
11 3 (0.26%) MCP
11 3 (0.26%) MCSA
11 3 (0.26%) MCSE
11 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.17%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.087%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.24%) QA
2 15 (1.31%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.61%) GDPR
4 6 (0.52%) SLA
5 3 (0.26%) HL7
5 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.26%) PMO
6 1 (0.087%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.087%) NCSC
6 1 (0.087%) WCAG
System Software
1 122 (10.66%) Docker
2 11 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.35%) HDFS
3 4 (0.35%) XenApp
4 3 (0.26%) Postfix
5 2 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.087%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.087%) NDS
6 1 (0.087%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.087%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.087%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.087%) RACF
6 1 (0.087%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 86 (7.52%) Kubernetes
2 80 (6.99%) Terraform
3 70 (6.12%) Ansible
4 58 (5.07%) Puppet
5 57 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (1.05%) Prometheus
8 10 (0.87%) Rancher
9 7 (0.61%) Cobbler
9 7 (0.61%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.52%) Mesos
11 4 (0.35%) CA Service Virtualization
11 4 (0.35%) SCCM
12 3 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.17%) Consul
13 2 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.17%) Grafana
13 2 (0.17%) Graphite
13 2 (0.17%) Packer
14 1 (0.087%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 133 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 60 (5.24%) Google
3 26 (2.27%) HP
4 23 (2.01%) Oracle
5 13 (1.14%) IBM
5 13 (1.14%) Rackspace
6 12 (1.05%) Splunk
7 10 (0.87%) Xamarin
8 9 (0.79%) Adobe
8 9 (0.79%) Tableau
8 9 (0.79%) VMware
9 7 (0.61%) EnterpriseDB
9 7 (0.61%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.52%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.52%) Cloudera
10 6 (0.52%) Screaming Frog
10 6 (0.52%) UiPath
11 5 (0.44%) New Relic
11 5 (0.44%) Sage
11 5 (0.44%) Xero