Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1630 1802 2358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 32.78% 33.02% 34.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.54% 36.33% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1609 1993
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 4586 4960 6355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.24% 90.88% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3855 4246 5058
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,750 £62,500 £60,300
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 467 (28.65%) SQL
2 436 (26.75%) Scrum
3 430 (26.38%) C#
4 423 (25.95%) Java
5 386 (23.68%) .NET
6 329 (20.18%) Test Automation
7 309 (18.96%) JavaScript
8 298 (18.28%) TDD
9 293 (17.98%) SDLC
10 279 (17.12%) Finance
11 269 (16.50%) HTML
12 262 (16.07%) Software Engineering
13 240 (14.72%) SQL Server
14 206 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
15 203 (12.45%) CSS
16 199 (12.21%) Microsoft
17 192 (11.78%) ASP.NET
18 189 (11.60%) Selenium
19 188 (11.53%) Stakeholder Management
20 186 (11.41%) MVC
21 185 (11.35%) Git (software)
22 184 (11.29%) BDD
23 179 (10.98%) Python
24 169 (10.37%) Web Services
25 166 (10.18%) AngularJS
26 160 (9.82%) Mentoring
27 158 (9.69%) OO
28 153 (9.39%) DevOps
29 150 (9.20%) Linux
30 145 (8.90%) Oracle

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 44 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 43 (2.64%) Confluence
3 22 (1.35%) Apache
3 22 (1.35%) OpenStack
4 20 (1.23%) CloudStack
4 20 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 19 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 17 (1.04%) Apache Spark
7 16 (0.98%) JBoss
8 15 (0.92%) IIS
9 14 (0.86%) SAS
10 13 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 13 (0.80%) CMS
10 13 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (0.74%) Jetty
12 11 (0.67%) SharePoint
13 8 (0.49%) Tornado
13 8 (0.49%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.43%) Mule
15 6 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (1.84%) MS Visio
2 28 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (0.74%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.61%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (0.25%) InVision
10 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.12%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.061%) HipChat
12 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.061%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (0.25%) SAP EWM
3 3 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.12%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.061%) Exstream
5 1 (0.061%) Magento
5 1 (0.061%) Shopify
5 1 (0.061%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 79 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (2.27%) GitHub
4 33 (2.02%) SaaS
5 20 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (0.86%) IaaS
7 13 (0.80%) Office 365
8 10 (0.61%) Slack
9 9 (0.55%) G Suite
10 8 (0.49%) Loggly
10 8 (0.49%) Sumo Logic
11 4 (0.25%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.25%) PaaS
12 3 (0.18%) npm
13 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (0.92%) Internet
2 13 (0.80%) Firewall
3 8 (0.49%) AMQP
3 8 (0.49%) DNS
4 6 (0.37%) PPP
4 6 (0.37%) SMS
5 5 (0.31%) Network Security
5 5 (0.31%) SAN
5 5 (0.31%) WAN
6 4 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (0.25%) HTTP
6 4 (0.25%) LAN
7 3 (0.18%) Intranet
7 3 (0.18%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.12%) DAB
8 2 (0.12%) SMTP
8 2 (0.12%) VPN
9 1 (0.061%) BGP
9 1 (0.061%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.061%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (14.72%) SQL Server
2 85 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 79 (4.85%) MySQL
4 73 (4.48%) NoSQL
5 61 (3.74%) Relational Database
6 46 (2.82%) Big Data
7 44 (2.70%) MongoDB
8 38 (2.33%) Riak
8 38 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 30 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (1.72%) Hadoop
11 26 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
11 26 (1.60%) Redis
12 23 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 22 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
14 20 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (0.80%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 189 (11.60%) Selenium
2 185 (11.35%) Git (software)
3 128 (7.85%) Cucumber
4 127 (7.79%) Jenkins
5 107 (6.56%) JIRA
6 105 (6.44%) Subversion
7 91 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 80 (4.91%) SpecFlow
9 67 (4.11%) Visual Studio
10 63 (3.87%) Maven
11 60 (3.68%) WebDriver
12 47 (2.88%) NUnit
13 35 (2.15%) FitNesse
14 33 (2.02%) MSTest
15 32 (1.96%) Mercurial
15 32 (1.96%) SoapUI
16 29 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
16 29 (1.78%) TeamCity
17 28 (1.72%) Vagrant
18 19 (1.17%) JBehave
General
1 279 (17.12%) Finance
2 81 (4.97%) Retail
3 57 (3.50%) Marketing
4 47 (2.88%) Games
5 32 (1.96%) Advertising
6 17 (1.04%) Banking
7 12 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (0.55%) Multimedia
9 7 (0.43%) Automotive
10 6 (0.37%) Retail Finance
11 5 (0.31%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.25%) Back Office
12 4 (0.25%) Legal
12 4 (0.25%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.18%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.18%) Publishing
14 2 (0.12%) Law
15 1 (0.061%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.061%) Electronics
15 1 (0.061%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 481 (29.51%) Developer
2 301 (18.47%) Analyst
3 175 (10.74%) Business Analyst
4 131 (8.04%) .NET Developer
5 127 (7.79%) Software Engineer
6 111 (6.81%) Java Developer
7 99 (6.07%) Senior Developer
8 98 (6.01%) Test Analyst
9 84 (5.15%) Project Manager
10 81 (4.97%) C# Developer
11 77 (4.72%) Tester
12 71 (4.36%) Test Engineer
13 70 (4.29%) Automation Tester
13 70 (4.29%) Principal Engineer
14 64 (3.93%) SQL Developer
15 62 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
16 59 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
17 58 (3.56%) Java Engineer
18 54 (3.31%) Architect
19 53 (3.25%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (23.68%) .NET
2 269 (16.50%) HTML
3 203 (12.45%) CSS
4 192 (11.78%) ASP.NET
5 169 (10.37%) Web Services
6 166 (10.18%) AngularJS
7 138 (8.47%) XML
8 122 (7.48%) Node.js
9 120 (7.36%) SOAP
10 116 (7.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 112 (6.87%) Spring
12 99 (6.07%) React
13 92 (5.64%) RESTful
14 87 (5.34%) .NET Framework
15 85 (5.21%) jQuery
16 76 (4.66%) Hibernate
17 66 (4.05%) WCF
18 52 (3.19%) REST
19 49 (3.01%) LAMP
20 45 (2.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 115 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
3 91 (5.58%) User Experience
4 52 (3.19%) NHS
5 42 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
6 37 (2.27%) Mobile App
7 35 (2.15%) Computer Science
8 26 (1.60%) Management Information System
9 22 (1.35%) Algorithms
10 21 (1.29%) Data Structures
11 13 (0.80%) Music Streaming
12 12 (0.74%) Fintech
13 11 (0.67%) N-Tier
13 11 (0.67%) PMI
13 11 (0.67%) Social Media
14 10 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
15 9 (0.55%) Public Cloud
16 7 (0.43%) Tandem
17 6 (0.37%) Hedge funds
18 5 (0.31%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 150 (9.20%) Linux
2 72 (4.42%) Windows
3 51 (3.13%) Unix
4 46 (2.82%) Android
5 24 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.98%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 10 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.61%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.25%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.18%) CentOS
9 3 (0.18%) Fedora
10 2 (0.12%) AIX
10 2 (0.12%) Solaris
11 1 (0.061%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.061%) HPUX
11 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (26.75%) Scrum
2 329 (20.18%) Test Automation
3 298 (18.28%) TDD
4 293 (17.98%) SDLC
5 262 (16.07%) Software Engineering
6 206 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
7 188 (11.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 186 (11.41%) MVC
9 184 (11.29%) BDD
10 160 (9.82%) Mentoring
11 158 (9.69%) OO
12 153 (9.39%) DevOps
13 138 (8.47%) Project Management
14 124 (7.61%) DSDM
15 122 (7.48%) Waterfall
16 112 (6.87%) Coaching
17 95 (5.83%) Configuration Management
17 95 (5.83%) Kanban
18 90 (5.52%) Software Delivery
19 86 (5.28%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 467 (28.65%) SQL
2 430 (26.38%) C#
3 423 (25.95%) Java
4 309 (18.96%) JavaScript
5 179 (10.98%) Python
6 139 (8.53%) PHP
7 114 (6.99%) Ruby
8 98 (6.01%) T-SQL
9 73 (4.48%) C++
10 59 (3.62%) Bash Shell
11 45 (2.76%) Scala
12 37 (2.27%) PL/SQL
13 33 (2.02%) Shell Script
14 26 (1.60%) Go
15 25 (1.53%) VB
16 22 (1.35%) PowerShell
17 13 (0.80%) TypeScript
18 12 (0.74%) VB.NET
19 11 (0.67%) C
20 6 (0.37%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 111 (6.81%) Degree
2 60 (3.68%) ISTQB
3 55 (3.37%) ISEB
4 21 (1.29%) Security Cleared
5 17 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 14 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (0.86%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.49%) CISM
7 8 (0.49%) CISSP
7 8 (0.49%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.31%) PMP
9 5 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.25%) APMP
10 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.18%) CCNA
11 3 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.11%) QA
2 17 (1.04%) PMO
3 13 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.43%) GDPR
4 7 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 6 (0.37%) HL7
6 5 (0.31%) SLA
7 4 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.061%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 126 (7.73%) Docker
2 20 (1.23%) vSphere
3 18 (1.10%) Xen
3 18 (1.10%) XenServer
4 5 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.061%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.061%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.061%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 116 (7.12%) Puppet
2 113 (6.93%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (3.99%) Ansible
4 32 (1.96%) Cobbler
5 24 (1.47%) Tivoli
6 23 (1.41%) Packer
7 19 (1.17%) Terraform
8 17 (1.04%) Salt
9 16 (0.98%) Kubernetes
10 15 (0.92%) Nagios
11 11 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (0.61%) ZABBIX
13 8 (0.49%) Prometheus
14 7 (0.43%) Grafana
15 5 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
15 5 (0.31%) Graphite
16 2 (0.12%) OpenNMS
16 2 (0.12%) Rancher
16 2 (0.12%) SCCM
17 1 (0.061%) Mesos
Vendors
1 199 (12.21%) Microsoft
2 145 (8.90%) Oracle
3 73 (4.48%) Google
4 27 (1.66%) EnterpriseDB
5 26 (1.60%) Zend
6 22 (1.35%) VMware
7 21 (1.29%) Twitter
8 19 (1.17%) IBM
9 18 (1.10%) Adobe
9 18 (1.10%) Splunk
10 15 (0.92%) Rackspace
10 15 (0.92%) SaltStack
11 13 (0.80%) SAP
12 11 (0.67%) HP
13 9 (0.55%) New Relic
13 9 (0.55%) Red Hat
13 9 (0.55%) Talend
14 8 (0.49%) Tableau
15 6 (0.37%) BEA
15 6 (0.37%) ServiceNow