Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
6 months to
20 Jun 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 1,855 1,837 1,999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 39.12% 36.33% 32.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 41.83% 38.92% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,618 1,631 1,817
Leeds median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -1.16%

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 4,435 4,720 5,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 93.53% 93.34% 91.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3,728 4,047 4,643
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £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 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 563 (30.35%) Java
2 515 (27.76%) C#
3 450 (24.26%) Scrum
4 432 (23.29%) SQL
5 428 (23.07%) .NET
6 397 (21.40%) Test Automation
7 391 (21.08%) JavaScript
8 379 (20.43%) Finance
9 376 (20.27%) TDD
10 299 (16.12%) DevOps
11 269 (14.50%) BDD
12 260 (14.02%) Software Engineering
13 257 (13.85%) HTML
14 250 (13.48%) Python
15 244 (13.15%) CSS
16 242 (13.05%) Git (software)
17 234 (12.61%) MVC
17 234 (12.61%) SDLC
18 227 (12.24%) ASP.NET
19 225 (12.13%) Amazon AWS
20 212 (11.43%) AngularJS
20 212 (11.43%) Microsoft
21 210 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
22 201 (10.84%) OO
23 195 (10.51%) Selenium
23 195 (10.51%) Microsoft Azure
24 180 (9.70%) SQL Server
24 180 (9.70%) Retail
25 177 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC
26 176 (9.49%) 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 40 (2.16%) Tomcat
2 39 (2.10%) Confluence
3 35 (1.89%) CMS
4 29 (1.56%) Apache Spark
5 22 (1.19%) Apache
6 21 (1.13%) Drupal
7 20 (1.08%) CloudStack
7 20 (1.08%) OpenStack
8 19 (1.02%) IIS
9 17 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (0.70%) nginx
11 11 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 10 (0.54%) SharePoint
13 8 (0.43%) WordPress
14 6 (0.32%) SAS
15 4 (0.22%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 3 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.16%) NServiceBus
16 3 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (1.13%) MS Visio
2 19 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.70%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.16%) InVision
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.054%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.054%) HipChat
7 1 (0.054%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 5 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.27%) Magento
2 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.11%) assyst
4 1 (0.054%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.054%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.054%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.054%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 225 (12.13%) Amazon AWS
2 195 (10.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (2.21%) SaaS
4 37 (1.99%) IaaS
5 36 (1.94%) PaaS
6 22 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (0.97%) GitHub
8 15 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 12 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (0.65%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
11 10 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.22%) G Suite
12 4 (0.22%) Office 365
12 4 (0.22%) Slack
13 2 (0.11%) BlazeMeter
13 2 (0.11%) BrowserStack
13 2 (0.11%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 33 (1.78%) Firewall
2 19 (1.02%) Internet
3 12 (0.65%) Skype
4 11 (0.59%) Intranet
5 10 (0.54%) WAN
6 9 (0.49%) LAN
7 8 (0.43%) DNS
7 8 (0.43%) HTTP
7 8 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (0.43%) VoIP
7 8 (0.43%) WLAN
8 6 (0.32%) MVNO
9 4 (0.22%) DHCP
9 4 (0.22%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.22%) VPN
10 3 (0.16%) Network Security
11 2 (0.11%) Wireless
12 1 (0.054%) DSL
12 1 (0.054%) WEP
12 1 (0.054%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (9.70%) SQL Server
2 138 (7.44%) NoSQL
3 110 (5.93%) MySQL
4 60 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 44 (2.37%) Big Data
6 43 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (1.99%) SQL Server 2016
7 37 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (1.89%) Hadoop
9 31 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (1.51%) Relational Database
11 26 (1.40%) Riak
12 25 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
13 22 (1.19%) Redis
14 21 (1.13%) Apache Hive
15 19 (1.02%) HBase
16 16 (0.86%) RavenDB
17 15 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
18 13 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 12 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 242 (13.05%) Git (software)
2 195 (10.51%) Selenium
3 161 (8.68%) JIRA
4 131 (7.06%) Jenkins
5 95 (5.12%) Cucumber
6 70 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 68 (3.67%) Subversion
8 62 (3.34%) SoapUI
9 61 (3.29%) WebDriver
10 60 (3.23%) Maven
11 53 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 46 (2.48%) TeamCity
13 39 (2.10%) SpecFlow
14 34 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
15 32 (1.73%) JUnit
15 32 (1.73%) Visual Studio
16 27 (1.46%) NUnit
17 26 (1.40%) Bitbucket
18 25 (1.35%) Mercurial
19 24 (1.29%) JMeter
General
1 379 (20.43%) Finance
2 180 (9.70%) Retail
3 87 (4.69%) Marketing
4 48 (2.59%) Advertising
5 37 (1.99%) Legal
6 30 (1.62%) Financial Institution
7 23 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 13 (0.70%) Automotive
8 13 (0.70%) Banking
8 13 (0.70%) Games
9 11 (0.59%) Retail Banking
10 10 (0.54%) Law
11 8 (0.43%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.32%) Back Office
12 6 (0.32%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.32%) Publishing
13 4 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.16%) Billing
15 1 (0.054%) French Language
15 1 (0.054%) German Language
Job Titles
1 681 (36.71%) Developer
2 300 (16.17%) Analyst
3 179 (9.65%) Java Developer
4 165 (8.89%) .NET Developer
5 156 (8.41%) Business Analyst
6 135 (7.28%) Senior Developer
7 111 (5.98%) Software Engineer
8 107 (5.77%) Architect
9 102 (5.50%) Test Analyst
10 100 (5.39%) C# Developer
11 89 (4.80%) DevOps Engineer
12 82 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
13 76 (4.10%) Tester
14 74 (3.99%) Project Manager
15 66 (3.56%) Lead Developer
16 65 (3.50%) Java Engineer
17 62 (3.34%) Software Developer
18 60 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
19 58 (3.13%) Junior
19 58 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 428 (23.07%) .NET
2 257 (13.85%) HTML
3 244 (13.15%) CSS
4 227 (12.24%) ASP.NET
5 212 (11.43%) AngularJS
6 177 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 176 (9.49%) Spring
8 166 (8.95%) Web Services
9 145 (7.82%) Node.js
10 134 (7.22%) RESTful
11 113 (6.09%) XML
12 107 (5.77%) React
13 106 (5.71%) jQuery
14 76 (4.10%) Spring Boot
15 69 (3.72%) SOAP
16 65 (3.50%) Hibernate
17 59 (3.18%) WCF
18 57 (3.07%) REST
19 56 (3.02%) ASP.NET Web API
20 54 (2.91%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 165 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
2 115 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 111 (5.98%) User Experience
4 45 (2.43%) NHS
5 44 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 40 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
8 31 (1.67%) Management Information System
9 25 (1.35%) Computer Science
10 16 (0.86%) Driving Licence
10 16 (0.86%) Public Cloud
11 14 (0.75%) Private Cloud
12 10 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.38%) Device Driver
14 6 (0.32%) Replication
14 6 (0.32%) Taxonomies
15 5 (0.27%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.27%) Graphic Design
15 5 (0.27%) Learning Management System
15 5 (0.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 120 (6.47%) Linux
2 58 (3.13%) Unix
3 45 (2.43%) Windows
4 26 (1.40%) Android
5 22 (1.19%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.54%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.11%) VMS
10 1 (0.054%) CentOS
10 1 (0.054%) Debian
10 1 (0.054%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.054%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.054%) SUSE
10 1 (0.054%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (24.26%) Scrum
2 397 (21.40%) Test Automation
3 376 (20.27%) TDD
4 299 (16.12%) DevOps
5 269 (14.50%) BDD
6 260 (14.02%) Software Engineering
7 234 (12.61%) MVC
7 234 (12.61%) SDLC
8 210 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
9 201 (10.84%) OO
10 176 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 174 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
12 162 (8.73%) Mentoring
13 160 (8.63%) Waterfall
14 123 (6.63%) Open Source
15 109 (5.88%) E-Commerce
15 109 (5.88%) User Stories
16 104 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
17 102 (5.50%) DSDM
18 99 (5.34%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 563 (30.35%) Java
2 515 (27.76%) C#
3 432 (23.29%) SQL
4 391 (21.08%) JavaScript
5 250 (13.48%) Python
6 171 (9.22%) PHP
7 129 (6.95%) Ruby
8 81 (4.37%) Scala
9 77 (4.15%) Java 8
10 73 (3.94%) C++
11 68 (3.67%) T-SQL
12 50 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 41 (2.21%) C
14 39 (2.10%) Shell Script
15 37 (1.99%) Perl
16 34 (1.83%) Go
17 30 (1.62%) PL/SQL
17 30 (1.62%) PowerShell
18 25 (1.35%) Kotlin
19 23 (1.24%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 78 (4.20%) Degree
2 53 (2.86%) ISEB
3 39 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 31 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 14 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (0.59%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.32%) AWS Certification
8 6 (0.32%) CBAP
9 4 (0.22%) CEH
9 4 (0.22%) CISA
9 4 (0.22%) CISM
9 4 (0.22%) CISSP
9 4 (0.22%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (0.22%) CSSLP
9 4 (0.22%) GIAC
9 4 (0.22%) SANS
9 4 (0.22%) SSCP
9 4 (0.22%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.16%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (8.73%) QA
2 11 (0.59%) PMO
3 10 (0.54%) GDPR
4 7 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.11%) SLA
9 1 (0.054%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 136 (7.33%) Docker
2 24 (1.29%) vSphere
3 18 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 13 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (0.54%) HDFS
6 9 (0.49%) Xen
6 9 (0.49%) XenServer
7 6 (0.32%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (0.16%) OpenDJ
9 3 (0.16%) OpenIDM
9 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.054%) Firmware
10 1 (0.054%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 90 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
2 82 (4.42%) Ansible
3 77 (4.15%) Puppet
4 53 (2.86%) Kubernetes
5 36 (1.94%) Cobbler
6 34 (1.83%) Terraform
7 25 (1.35%) SmoothWall
7 25 (1.35%) Tivoli
8 14 (0.75%) Rancher
9 13 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
10 10 (0.54%) Nagios
10 10 (0.54%) Packer
11 7 (0.38%) Graphite
11 7 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.32%) Oozie
12 6 (0.32%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.27%) Consul
13 5 (0.27%) Grafana
14 4 (0.22%) Prometheus
14 4 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 212 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 137 (7.39%) Oracle
3 115 (6.20%) Google
4 36 (1.94%) Twitter
5 25 (1.35%) Capita
6 24 (1.29%) Adobe
7 23 (1.24%) EnterpriseDB
8 17 (0.92%) Perforce
9 16 (0.86%) Tableau
10 15 (0.81%) SAP
11 14 (0.75%) New Relic
11 14 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.65%) Trend Micro
13 10 (0.54%) Talend
13 10 (0.54%) Xamarin
14 9 (0.49%) Informatica
15 8 (0.43%) Sybase
15 8 (0.43%) Vertica
15 8 (0.43%) VMware
16 7 (0.38%) HP