Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
6 months to
21 Aug 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 1,686 1,724 1,829
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.86% 34.81% 31.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.89% 37.03% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,464 1,533 1,595
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,825 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £69,925 £65,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +4.55% -2.22%

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 4,123 4,656 5,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.59% 94.02% 93.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,470 3,931 4,432
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 524 (31.08%) Java
2 520 (30.84%) C#
3 422 (25.03%) Scrum
4 401 (23.78%) .NET
5 378 (22.42%) Test Automation
6 357 (21.17%) SQL
7 355 (21.06%) Finance
8 351 (20.82%) JavaScript
9 325 (19.28%) TDD
10 320 (18.98%) DevOps
11 273 (16.19%) Python
12 235 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
13 234 (13.88%) Software Engineering
14 233 (13.82%) HTML
15 232 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
16 219 (12.99%) BDD
16 219 (12.99%) CSS
17 212 (12.57%) Git (software)
18 211 (12.51%) MVC
19 206 (12.22%) ASP.NET
20 201 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
21 200 (11.86%) Microsoft
22 194 (11.51%) SDLC
23 182 (10.79%) Selenium
24 171 (10.14%) AngularJS
25 168 (9.96%) Jenkins
26 164 (9.73%) QA
27 162 (9.61%) Spring
28 159 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
29 157 (9.31%) PHP

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 41 (2.43%) Confluence
2 32 (1.90%) Tomcat
3 29 (1.72%) Apache Spark
4 28 (1.66%) CMS
5 22 (1.30%) Drupal
6 21 (1.25%) CloudStack
6 21 (1.25%) OpenStack
7 20 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (1.13%) IIS
9 16 (0.95%) nginx
10 15 (0.89%) Apache
11 14 (0.83%) SharePoint
12 6 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.36%) WordPress
13 5 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.24%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.18%) SAS
16 2 (0.12%) NServiceBus
16 2 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (1.78%) MS Visio
2 18 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (0.95%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (0.24%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.18%) InVision
9 1 (0.059%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.059%) HipChat
9 1 (0.059%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 7 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.24%) Magento
3 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.12%) assyst
5 1 (0.059%) Carpe Diem
5 1 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.059%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.059%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.059%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 235 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 232 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (3.14%) PaaS
3 53 (3.14%) SaaS
4 52 (3.08%) IaaS
5 34 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (1.01%) GitHub
7 12 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.59%) G Suite
8 10 (0.59%) Office 365
8 10 (0.59%) Slack
9 9 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.53%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (0.47%) Sage Pay
11 3 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.12%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.13%) DNS
2 18 (1.07%) HTTP
3 16 (0.95%) Internet
4 12 (0.71%) Firewall
5 8 (0.47%) Intranet
6 7 (0.42%) Skype
7 6 (0.36%) MVNO
8 4 (0.24%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.24%) WebEx
9 3 (0.18%) SMS
10 2 (0.12%) Network Security
10 2 (0.12%) WAN
11 1 (0.059%) DHCP
11 1 (0.059%) FTP
11 1 (0.059%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.059%) LAN
11 1 (0.059%) SSL
11 1 (0.059%) VoIP
11 1 (0.059%) VPLS
11 1 (0.059%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (8.48%) SQL Server
2 112 (6.64%) NoSQL
3 97 (5.75%) MySQL
4 59 (3.50%) MongoDB
5 38 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
6 36 (2.14%) Hadoop
7 34 (2.02%) Big Data
8 31 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 28 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 28 (1.66%) Riak
10 24 (1.42%) Redis
10 24 (1.42%) Relational Database
11 23 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
12 21 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (1.07%) Apache Hive
15 17 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
16 14 (0.83%) HBase
17 13 (0.77%) Power BI
18 12 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 212 (12.57%) Git (software)
2 182 (10.79%) Selenium
3 168 (9.96%) Jenkins
4 147 (8.72%) JIRA
5 93 (5.52%) Cucumber
6 61 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 60 (3.56%) Maven
8 59 (3.50%) WebDriver
9 58 (3.44%) Subversion
10 56 (3.32%) SoapUI
11 54 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 38 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
13 37 (2.19%) TeamCity
14 33 (1.96%) Bitbucket
15 32 (1.90%) SpecFlow
16 31 (1.84%) JMeter
16 31 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
17 30 (1.78%) Mercurial
18 24 (1.42%) Jasmine
19 23 (1.36%) JUnit
General
1 355 (21.06%) Finance
2 141 (8.36%) Retail
3 84 (4.98%) Marketing
4 32 (1.90%) Advertising
5 27 (1.60%) Financial Institution
6 23 (1.36%) Legal
7 19 (1.13%) Banking
8 16 (0.95%) Telecoms
9 14 (0.83%) Games
10 9 (0.53%) Automotive
10 9 (0.53%) Law
10 9 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.47%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.36%) Back Office
13 6 (0.36%) Publishing
14 4 (0.24%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.059%) Electronics
15 1 (0.059%) French Language
15 1 (0.059%) German Language
Job Titles
1 616 (36.54%) Developer
2 245 (14.53%) Analyst
3 145 (8.60%) Java Developer
4 142 (8.42%) Business Analyst
5 124 (7.35%) .NET Developer
5 124 (7.35%) Software Engineer
6 111 (6.58%) Senior Developer
7 103 (6.11%) Architect
8 87 (5.16%) DevOps Engineer
9 85 (5.04%) C# Developer
10 80 (4.74%) Platform Engineer
11 77 (4.57%) Tester
12 72 (4.27%) Test Analyst
13 70 (4.15%) C# .NET Developer
14 69 (4.09%) Lead Developer
15 67 (3.97%) Project Manager
16 62 (3.68%) Java Engineer
16 62 (3.68%) Software Developer
17 59 (3.50%) Developer in Test
18 50 (2.97%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 401 (23.78%) .NET
2 233 (13.82%) HTML
3 219 (12.99%) CSS
4 206 (12.22%) ASP.NET
5 171 (10.14%) AngularJS
6 162 (9.61%) Spring
7 152 (9.02%) Web Services
8 149 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 128 (7.59%) Node.js
10 107 (6.35%) RESTful
11 105 (6.23%) jQuery
12 99 (5.87%) React
13 92 (5.46%) XML
14 87 (5.16%) Spring Boot
15 62 (3.68%) SOAP
16 57 (3.38%) REST
17 53 (3.14%) RabbitMQ
18 50 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
19 49 (2.91%) HTML5
20 48 (2.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 152 (9.02%) Greenfield Project
2 106 (6.29%) User Experience
3 97 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (3.44%) Mobile App
4 58 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
5 44 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (1.84%) Computer Science
6 31 (1.84%) NHS
7 26 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 26 (1.54%) Public Cloud
8 16 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
9 12 (0.71%) Driving Licence
10 11 (0.65%) Cloud Native
10 11 (0.65%) Private Cloud
11 9 (0.53%) Fintech
12 6 (0.36%) Life Science
12 6 (0.36%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.24%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.24%) RIA
13 4 (0.24%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 112 (6.64%) Linux
2 61 (3.62%) Unix
3 48 (2.85%) Windows
4 35 (2.08%) Android
5 26 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.12%) VMS
7 2 (0.12%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.059%) Debian
8 1 (0.059%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.059%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.059%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.059%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.059%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (25.03%) Scrum
2 378 (22.42%) Test Automation
3 325 (19.28%) TDD
4 320 (18.98%) DevOps
5 234 (13.88%) Software Engineering
6 219 (12.99%) BDD
7 211 (12.51%) MVC
8 201 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
9 194 (11.51%) SDLC
10 159 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 155 (9.19%) Problem-Solving
12 153 (9.07%) Mentoring
13 131 (7.77%) OO
14 120 (7.12%) Waterfall
15 110 (6.52%) Coaching
16 106 (6.29%) E-Commerce
17 98 (5.81%) Microservices
18 97 (5.75%) Project Management
19 96 (5.69%) User Stories
20 90 (5.34%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 524 (31.08%) Java
2 520 (30.84%) C#
3 357 (21.17%) SQL
4 351 (20.82%) JavaScript
5 273 (16.19%) Python
6 157 (9.31%) PHP
7 114 (6.76%) Ruby
8 77 (4.57%) Bash Shell
9 75 (4.45%) Java 8
10 73 (4.33%) C++
11 72 (4.27%) Scala
12 52 (3.08%) PowerShell
13 42 (2.49%) T-SQL
14 40 (2.37%) Shell Script
15 33 (1.96%) Go
16 30 (1.78%) C
17 29 (1.72%) Perl
18 27 (1.60%) Kotlin
19 26 (1.54%) Java 9
20 22 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 73 (4.33%) Degree
2 46 (2.73%) Security Cleared
3 36 (2.14%) ISEB
4 25 (1.48%) ISTQB
5 9 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (0.42%) AWS Certification
6 7 (0.42%) CBAP
7 6 (0.36%) MCSD
7 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.30%) APMP
8 5 (0.30%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.24%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.18%) CEH
10 3 (0.18%) CISA
10 3 (0.18%) CISM
10 3 (0.18%) CISSP
10 3 (0.18%) CSSLP
10 3 (0.18%) GIAC
10 3 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.18%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (9.73%) QA
2 15 (0.89%) PMO
3 5 (0.30%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.18%) GDPR
4 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.12%) SLA
6 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 147 (8.72%) Docker
2 22 (1.30%) vSphere
3 11 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.65%) Xen
3 11 (0.65%) XenServer
4 10 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.42%) HDFS
6 4 (0.24%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.18%) OpenDJ
7 3 (0.18%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.059%) Varnish
8 1 (0.059%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 94 (5.58%) Puppet
2 92 (5.46%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (4.86%) Ansible
4 62 (3.68%) Kubernetes
5 57 (3.38%) Terraform
6 37 (2.19%) Cobbler
7 27 (1.60%) Tivoli
8 21 (1.25%) Rancher
9 13 (0.77%) Docker Swarm
9 13 (0.77%) Prometheus
10 12 (0.71%) SmoothWall
11 7 (0.42%) Mesos
12 6 (0.36%) Grafana
12 6 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.30%) Nagios
14 4 (0.24%) Oozie
14 4 (0.24%) Packer
14 4 (0.24%) SCCM
15 3 (0.18%) HP ALM
16 2 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 200 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 131 (7.77%) Oracle
3 126 (7.47%) Google
4 31 (1.84%) Twitter
4 31 (1.84%) Xamarin
5 27 (1.60%) Capita
6 26 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
7 25 (1.48%) EnterpriseDB
8 22 (1.30%) Adobe
9 16 (0.95%) Atlassian
10 15 (0.89%) Tableau
11 14 (0.83%) SAP
12 13 (0.77%) Informatica
13 11 (0.65%) New Relic
13 11 (0.65%) VMware
14 10 (0.59%) MuleSoft
15 9 (0.53%) Trend Micro
16 8 (0.47%) HP
16 8 (0.47%) Talend
16 8 (0.47%) Telerik