Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
6 months to
13 Dec 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 1,325 1,663 1,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.17% 33.78% 33.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.66% 35.92% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,127 1,482 1,587
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 3,341 4,630 4,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.21% 94.05% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,794 3,910 4,249
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 355 (26.79%) C#
2 346 (26.11%) Scrum
3 343 (25.89%) Java
4 288 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 272 (20.53%) DevOps
6 264 (19.92%) .NET
7 263 (19.85%) Finance
8 259 (19.55%) TDD
9 258 (19.47%) JavaScript
10 241 (18.19%) SQL
11 216 (16.30%) Software Engineering
12 215 (16.23%) Continuous Integration
13 212 (16.00%) Python
14 197 (14.87%) Jenkins
15 181 (13.66%) HTML
16 172 (12.98%) Git (software)
17 168 (12.68%) CSS
18 164 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
19 155 (11.70%) Mentoring
20 152 (11.47%) Amazon AWS
20 152 (11.47%) BDD
21 148 (11.17%) Coaching
22 145 (10.94%) SDLC
23 140 (10.57%) JIRA
24 130 (9.81%) Selenium
25 127 (9.58%) Microsoft
26 125 (9.43%) Docker
27 123 (9.28%) ASP.NET
27 123 (9.28%) MVC
28 120 (9.06%) Spring

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 74 (5.58%) Confluence
2 41 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (2.04%) nginx
4 21 (1.58%) IIS
5 20 (1.51%) Apache Spark
6 12 (0.91%) Apache
7 11 (0.83%) CMS
8 10 (0.75%) CloudStack
8 10 (0.75%) OpenStack
8 10 (0.75%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.53%) Drupal
10 6 (0.45%) Marvel
10 6 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.45%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.30%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.15%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.15%) Kentico
12 2 (0.15%) SAS
12 2 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (1.81%) MS Visio
2 17 (1.28%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.83%) Chatbot
4 9 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.38%) InVision
6 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.075%) Flinto
8 1 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.075%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.15%) Magento
3 1 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.075%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 164 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 152 (11.47%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (3.40%) IaaS
4 44 (3.32%) SaaS
5 41 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 38 (2.87%) PaaS
7 28 (2.11%) GitHub
8 25 (1.89%) Office 365
9 21 (1.58%) G Suite
10 19 (1.43%) Slack
11 14 (1.06%) Sage Pay
12 13 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (0.38%) Amazon SageMaker
14 3 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.23%) Serverless
15 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
15 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
15 2 (0.15%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.58%) DNS
2 15 (1.13%) HTTP
3 8 (0.60%) Internet
4 5 (0.38%) Firewall
5 4 (0.30%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.30%) VoIP
5 4 (0.30%) WebEx
6 2 (0.15%) SMS
7 1 (0.075%) HSRP
7 1 (0.075%) Network Security
7 1 (0.075%) SAN
7 1 (0.075%) VLAN
7 1 (0.075%) VPN
7 1 (0.075%) WAN
7 1 (0.075%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 61 (4.60%) NoSQL
3 55 (4.15%) MongoDB
4 44 (3.32%) MySQL
5 38 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (2.57%) Redis
8 33 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 32 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
10 26 (1.96%) Riak
11 22 (1.66%) Hadoop
12 20 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (1.36%) Relational Database
14 17 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
15 15 (1.13%) Power BI
16 11 (0.83%) CouchDB
16 11 (0.83%) GIS
17 10 (0.75%) Couchbase
18 9 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 197 (14.87%) Jenkins
2 172 (12.98%) Git (software)
3 140 (10.57%) JIRA
4 130 (9.81%) Selenium
5 67 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 65 (4.91%) Subversion
7 57 (4.30%) Cucumber
8 48 (3.62%) SoapUI
9 47 (3.55%) Mercurial
10 45 (3.40%) WebDriver
11 39 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
12 38 (2.87%) Maven
13 32 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 32 (2.42%) JMeter
14 27 (2.04%) TeamCity
15 23 (1.74%) Jasmine
15 23 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
16 21 (1.58%) gulp
17 19 (1.43%) GitLab
17 19 (1.43%) NUnit
General
1 263 (19.85%) Finance
2 75 (5.66%) Retail
3 54 (4.08%) Marketing
4 44 (3.32%) Banking
5 10 (0.75%) Games
5 10 (0.75%) Retail Banking
6 8 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 6 (0.45%) Legal
7 6 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.45%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.30%) Electronics
8 4 (0.30%) Retail Finance
9 3 (0.23%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.15%) Back Office
10 2 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 452 (34.11%) Developer
2 205 (15.47%) Analyst
3 118 (8.91%) Business Analyst
4 112 (8.45%) Software Engineer
5 94 (7.09%) Java Developer
6 83 (6.26%) Senior Developer
7 76 (5.74%) DevOps Engineer
8 71 (5.36%) Platform Engineer
9 65 (4.91%) .NET Developer
10 63 (4.75%) Test Analyst
11 61 (4.60%) Project Manager
12 56 (4.23%) Product Owner
13 54 (4.08%) C# Developer
14 50 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
14 50 (3.77%) Software Developer
15 48 (3.62%) Architect
16 44 (3.32%) Lead Developer
17 43 (3.25%) Test Engineer
18 42 (3.17%) Agile Business Analyst
19 41 (3.09%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (19.92%) .NET
2 181 (13.66%) HTML
3 168 (12.68%) CSS
4 123 (9.28%) ASP.NET
5 120 (9.06%) Spring
6 111 (8.38%) AngularJS
7 99 (7.47%) jQuery
8 98 (7.40%) Spring Boot
9 95 (7.17%) Web Services
10 91 (6.87%) Node.js
11 85 (6.42%) React
12 68 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 65 (4.91%) RabbitMQ
14 64 (4.83%) HTML5
15 56 (4.23%) CSS3
16 49 (3.70%) Dropwizard
17 48 (3.62%) XML
18 46 (3.47%) RESTful
19 34 (2.57%) REST
19 34 (2.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.53%) User Experience
2 91 (6.87%) Mobile App
3 89 (6.72%) Greenfield Project
4 76 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
6 39 (2.94%) Public Cloud
7 30 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (1.66%) Fintech
9 18 (1.36%) Data Centre
10 15 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 10 (0.75%) Cloud Native
11 10 (0.75%) NHS
12 7 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (0.45%) Life Science
13 6 (0.45%) Online Banking
13 6 (0.45%) RIA
14 5 (0.38%) Social Media
15 3 (0.23%) Augmented Reality
15 3 (0.23%) Smartphone
16 2 (0.15%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 77 (5.81%) Linux
2 47 (3.55%) Windows
3 46 (3.47%) Unix
4 31 (2.34%) Apple iOS
5 30 (2.26%) Android
6 9 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.60%) CentOS
8 7 (0.53%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.38%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.30%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.30%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.30%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.075%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.075%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (26.11%) Scrum
2 288 (21.74%) Test Automation
3 272 (20.53%) DevOps
4 259 (19.55%) TDD
5 216 (16.30%) Software Engineering
6 215 (16.23%) Continuous Integration
7 155 (11.70%) Mentoring
8 152 (11.47%) BDD
9 148 (11.17%) Coaching
10 145 (10.94%) SDLC
11 123 (9.28%) MVC
12 114 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
13 111 (8.38%) Microservices
14 105 (7.92%) Project Management
15 100 (7.55%) Software Delivery
16 97 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
17 95 (7.17%) Configuration Management
18 90 (6.79%) Kanban
19 83 (6.26%) User Stories
20 82 (6.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 355 (26.79%) C#
2 343 (25.89%) Java
3 258 (19.47%) JavaScript
4 241 (18.19%) SQL
5 212 (16.00%) Python
6 89 (6.72%) Ruby
7 74 (5.58%) PHP
8 67 (5.06%) Bash Shell
9 66 (4.98%) Java 8
10 63 (4.75%) C++
11 52 (3.92%) Scala
12 45 (3.40%) PowerShell
13 39 (2.94%) T-SQL
14 33 (2.49%) Kotlin
15 29 (2.19%) Go
16 27 (2.04%) Shell Script
17 22 (1.66%) ES6
17 22 (1.66%) Java 9
18 21 (1.58%) Perl
19 18 (1.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 48 (3.62%) Degree
3 28 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.13%) AWS Certification
5 11 (0.83%) ISEB
6 10 (0.75%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.53%) APMP
7 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.45%) MCSD
9 4 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.30%) RHCE
9 4 (0.30%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.15%) CISM
10 2 (0.15%) CISMP
10 2 (0.15%) ISACA
10 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.15%) MBA
10 2 (0.15%) MCP
10 2 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (6.42%) QA
2 27 (2.04%) PMO
3 18 (1.36%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.60%) GDPR
5 6 (0.45%) SLA
6 5 (0.38%) WCAG
7 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.15%) WAI
10 1 (0.075%) HL7
10 1 (0.075%) PSD2
System Software
1 125 (9.43%) Docker
2 10 (0.75%) vSphere
3 8 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.30%) HDFS
4 4 (0.30%) pfSense
4 4 (0.30%) Xen
4 4 (0.30%) XenServer
5 2 (0.15%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.075%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 98 (7.40%) Puppet
2 87 (6.57%) Ansible
3 82 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
4 71 (5.36%) Terraform
5 65 (4.91%) Kubernetes
6 28 (2.11%) Cobbler
7 24 (1.81%) Docker Swarm
8 21 (1.58%) Tivoli
9 18 (1.36%) Prometheus
9 18 (1.36%) Rancher
10 15 (1.13%) Mesos
11 14 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (0.68%) Grafana
13 7 (0.53%) Packer
14 4 (0.30%) Consul
14 4 (0.30%) Graphite
14 4 (0.30%) Oozie
14 4 (0.30%) ZABBIX
15 3 (0.23%) Kibana
15 3 (0.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 127 (9.58%) Microsoft
2 79 (5.96%) Google
3 77 (5.81%) Oracle
4 38 (2.87%) Xamarin
5 28 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (1.74%) Adobe
7 21 (1.58%) EnterpriseDB
8 18 (1.36%) Atlassian
9 17 (1.28%) VMware
10 15 (1.13%) HP
11 14 (1.06%) Splunk
11 14 (1.06%) Telerik
12 13 (0.98%) Tableau
13 12 (0.91%) Sitecore
14 9 (0.68%) SAP
15 8 (0.60%) AppDynamics
16 7 (0.53%) Ariba
16 7 (0.53%) Cognos
16 7 (0.53%) Informatica
16 7 (0.53%) MuleSoft