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

Agile Software Development
6 months to
21 Oct 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 1,426 1,550 1,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.90% 32.65% 32.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.42% 34.70% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,224 1,378 1,544
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 3,528 4,467 5,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.28% 94.08% 92.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,947 3,791 4,285
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 434 (30.43%) C#
1 434 (30.43%) Java
2 352 (24.68%) Test Automation
3 336 (23.56%) Scrum
4 313 (21.95%) .NET
5 283 (19.85%) JavaScript
6 272 (19.07%) SQL
6 272 (19.07%) TDD
7 269 (18.86%) DevOps
8 265 (18.58%) Finance
9 246 (17.25%) Python
10 236 (16.55%) Software Engineering
11 203 (14.24%) HTML
12 198 (13.88%) Continuous Integration
12 198 (13.88%) Jenkins
12 198 (13.88%) Microsoft Azure
13 190 (13.32%) CSS
14 188 (13.18%) Amazon AWS
15 173 (12.13%) Git (software)
15 173 (12.13%) BDD
16 165 (11.57%) Selenium
17 163 (11.43%) Microsoft
18 159 (11.15%) Mentoring
19 155 (10.87%) MVC
20 145 (10.17%) Coaching
20 145 (10.17%) SDLC
21 141 (9.89%) ASP.NET
22 139 (9.75%) Spring
23 132 (9.26%) QA
24 130 (9.12%) Docker

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 56 (3.93%) Confluence
2 34 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (1.96%) nginx
4 23 (1.61%) CloudStack
4 23 (1.61%) OpenStack
5 22 (1.54%) IIS
6 21 (1.47%) Apache Spark
6 21 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 15 (1.05%) Apache
8 14 (0.98%) SharePoint
9 10 (0.70%) CMS
10 8 (0.56%) Drupal
11 6 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.28%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.21%) SAS
13 3 (0.21%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.14%) Marvel
14 2 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.070%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 28 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 22 (1.54%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.35%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.14%) InVision
9 1 (0.070%) HipChat
9 1 (0.070%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.070%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 7 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.28%) Magento
2 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.14%) assyst
5 1 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.070%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 198 (13.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 188 (13.18%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (3.30%) SaaS
4 45 (3.16%) IaaS
5 43 (3.02%) PaaS
6 38 (2.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (1.40%) Slack
8 18 (1.26%) GitHub
9 13 (0.91%) Office 365
9 13 (0.91%) Sage Pay
10 12 (0.84%) G Suite
11 11 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.35%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.47%) DNS
2 19 (1.33%) HTTP
3 5 (0.35%) Firewall
3 5 (0.35%) Internet
4 4 (0.28%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (0.28%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.28%) VoIP
4 4 (0.28%) WebEx
5 3 (0.21%) Intranet
6 2 (0.14%) SMS
7 1 (0.070%) FTP
7 1 (0.070%) Network Security
7 1 (0.070%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (7.43%) SQL Server
2 74 (5.19%) NoSQL
3 60 (4.21%) MySQL
4 55 (3.86%) MongoDB
5 39 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (2.38%) Redis
6 34 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 30 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (1.96%) Hadoop
9 28 (1.96%) Riak
10 19 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
11 18 (1.26%) Relational Database
12 16 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (0.98%) Couchbase
14 13 (0.91%) Big Data
14 13 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (0.84%) Power BI
16 11 (0.77%) CouchDB
16 11 (0.77%) GIS
Development Applications
1 198 (13.88%) Jenkins
2 173 (12.13%) Git (software)
3 165 (11.57%) Selenium
4 128 (8.98%) JIRA
5 81 (5.68%) Cucumber
6 66 (4.63%) Subversion
7 59 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 56 (3.93%) WebDriver
9 47 (3.30%) Mercurial
10 44 (3.09%) Maven
10 44 (3.09%) SoapUI
11 43 (3.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 35 (2.45%) TeamCity
12 35 (2.45%) Visual Studio Team System
13 34 (2.38%) JMeter
14 27 (1.89%) Jasmine
14 27 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
15 21 (1.47%) Axure RP
16 20 (1.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 20 (1.40%) gulp
General
1 265 (18.58%) Finance
2 92 (6.45%) Retail
3 76 (5.33%) Marketing
4 38 (2.66%) Banking
5 17 (1.19%) Advertising
6 15 (1.05%) Legal
7 13 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 10 (0.70%) Games
9 9 (0.63%) Retail Banking
10 8 (0.56%) Law
10 8 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.42%) Back Office
13 5 (0.35%) Automotive
14 4 (0.28%) Electronics
14 4 (0.28%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.070%) French Language
16 1 (0.070%) German Language
16 1 (0.070%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 519 (36.40%) Developer
2 208 (14.59%) Analyst
3 118 (8.27%) Software Engineer
4 117 (8.20%) Business Analyst
5 113 (7.92%) Java Developer
6 90 (6.31%) Senior Developer
7 83 (5.82%) .NET Developer
8 82 (5.75%) Platform Engineer
9 74 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
10 67 (4.70%) Test Analyst
10 67 (4.70%) Tester
11 66 (4.63%) Architect
12 61 (4.28%) C# Developer
13 57 (4.00%) Project Manager
14 56 (3.93%) Software Developer
15 54 (3.79%) Developer in Test
16 52 (3.65%) Lead Developer
16 52 (3.65%) Product Owner
17 48 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
18 46 (3.23%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (21.95%) .NET
2 203 (14.24%) HTML
3 190 (13.32%) CSS
4 141 (9.89%) ASP.NET
5 139 (9.75%) Spring
6 120 (8.42%) AngularJS
7 112 (7.85%) Web Services
8 106 (7.43%) jQuery
9 102 (7.15%) Node.js
10 94 (6.59%) Spring Boot
11 88 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 79 (5.54%) React
13 68 (4.77%) RESTful
14 62 (4.35%) HTML5
15 60 (4.21%) RabbitMQ
15 60 (4.21%) XML
16 52 (3.65%) CSS3
17 43 (3.02%) Dropwizard
17 43 (3.02%) SOAP
18 41 (2.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 111 (7.78%) Greenfield Project
2 107 (7.50%) User Experience
3 75 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 73 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
6 34 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 34 (2.38%) Public Cloud
7 31 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (1.33%) Fintech
9 17 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 11 (0.77%) Cloud Native
10 11 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (0.77%) NHS
11 10 (0.70%) Data Centre
12 7 (0.49%) Private Cloud
13 6 (0.42%) Life Science
13 6 (0.42%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.28%) Driving Licence
14 4 (0.28%) PKI
14 4 (0.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 97 (6.80%) Linux
2 56 (3.93%) Unix
3 53 (3.72%) Windows
4 31 (2.17%) Android
5 28 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.42%) CentOS
8 5 (0.35%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.28%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.28%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.28%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.28%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.14%) VMS
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.070%) Debian
12 1 (0.070%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.070%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (24.68%) Test Automation
2 336 (23.56%) Scrum
3 272 (19.07%) TDD
4 269 (18.86%) DevOps
5 236 (16.55%) Software Engineering
6 198 (13.88%) Continuous Integration
7 173 (12.13%) BDD
8 159 (11.15%) Mentoring
9 155 (10.87%) MVC
10 145 (10.17%) Coaching
10 145 (10.17%) SDLC
11 111 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 104 (7.29%) Problem-Solving
13 97 (6.80%) Project Management
14 96 (6.73%) Microservices
15 94 (6.59%) Configuration Management
16 93 (6.52%) E-Commerce
17 88 (6.17%) OO
18 87 (6.10%) Software Delivery
19 84 (5.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 434 (30.43%) C#
1 434 (30.43%) Java
2 283 (19.85%) JavaScript
3 272 (19.07%) SQL
4 246 (17.25%) Python
5 112 (7.85%) PHP
6 111 (7.78%) Ruby
7 72 (5.05%) Java 8
8 71 (4.98%) C++
9 69 (4.84%) Bash Shell
10 54 (3.79%) Scala
11 49 (3.44%) PowerShell
12 33 (2.31%) Go
13 31 (2.17%) Shell Script
13 31 (2.17%) T-SQL
14 28 (1.96%) Kotlin
15 24 (1.68%) C
15 24 (1.68%) Java 9
16 20 (1.40%) Perl
17 19 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (4.00%) Degree
2 55 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 21 (1.47%) ISEB
4 18 (1.26%) ISTQB
4 18 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (0.49%) AWS Certification
7 6 (0.42%) MCSD
7 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.35%) APMP
9 4 (0.28%) CBAP
10 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.21%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.14%) MBA
11 2 (0.14%) MCP
11 2 (0.14%) RHCE
11 2 (0.14%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.070%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (0.070%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (9.26%) QA
2 18 (1.26%) PMO
3 11 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.21%) GDPR
4 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.21%) SLA
4 3 (0.21%) WCAG
5 2 (0.14%) WAI
6 1 (0.070%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.070%) PSD2
System Software
1 130 (9.12%) Docker
2 23 (1.61%) vSphere
3 12 (0.84%) Xen
3 12 (0.84%) XenServer
4 10 (0.70%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.28%) pfSense
7 3 (0.21%) OpenDJ
7 3 (0.21%) OpenIDM
8 2 (0.14%) HDFS
9 1 (0.070%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 105 (7.36%) Puppet
2 96 (6.73%) Ansible
3 89 (6.24%) Opscode Chef
4 66 (4.63%) Terraform
5 56 (3.93%) Kubernetes
6 37 (2.59%) Cobbler
7 25 (1.75%) Tivoli
8 21 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
9 17 (1.19%) Rancher
10 13 (0.91%) Mesos
10 13 (0.91%) Prometheus
11 8 (0.56%) Grafana
12 6 (0.42%) Packer
13 5 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.35%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.28%) SCCM
15 3 (0.21%) SCOM
16 2 (0.14%) Consul
16 2 (0.14%) HP ALM
16 2 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 163 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 103 (7.22%) Oracle
3 97 (6.80%) Google
4 39 (2.73%) Xamarin
5 33 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
6 26 (1.82%) Adobe
7 24 (1.68%) EnterpriseDB
7 24 (1.68%) Twitter
8 18 (1.26%) Atlassian
9 13 (0.91%) Telerik
9 13 (0.91%) VMware
10 11 (0.77%) Tableau
11 10 (0.70%) Informatica
11 10 (0.70%) MuleSoft
11 10 (0.70%) Splunk
12 9 (0.63%) SAP
13 8 (0.56%) Sitecore
14 7 (0.49%) Ariba
14 7 (0.49%) Cognos
14 7 (0.49%) HP