Period
to 5 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > Midlands
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,509 3,203 3,651
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 24.77% 26.29% 24.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.18% 28.63% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,326 2,728 3,371
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% +4.76% -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,552 11,187 13,811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.12% 91.82% 91.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4,542 8,598 10,967
Median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in the Midlands

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in the Midlands

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in the Midlands over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in the Midlands

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 5 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -1 928 £50,000 +8.70% 148
East Midlands 0 585 £47,500 +4.40% 76
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 420 (27.83%) JavaScript
2 400 (26.51%) C#
3 386 (25.58%) .NET
4 385 (25.51%) Azure
5 348 (23.06%) Scrum
6 345 (22.86%) DevOps
7 340 (22.53%) HTML
8 335 (22.20%) CSS
9 296 (19.62%) Microsoft
10 286 (18.95%) SQL
11 278 (18.42%) Software Engineering
12 254 (16.83%) AWS
13 243 (16.10%) Java
14 208 (13.78%) Git (software)
15 205 (13.59%) Finance
16 198 (13.12%) SQL Server
17 192 (12.72%) TDD
18 184 (12.19%) AngularJS
19 173 (11.46%) Test Automation
20 170 (11.27%) Microservices
21 166 (11.00%) Degree
22 165 (10.93%) Problem-Solving
23 158 (10.47%) MVC
24 155 (10.27%) ASP.NET
25 148 (9.81%) Python
26 137 (9.08%) React
27 136 (9.01%) SDLC
27 136 (9.01%) Project Management
28 132 (8.75%) HTML5
29 130 (8.61%) Node.js

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 48 (3.18%) Apache Spark
2 46 (3.05%) Confluence
3 27 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 26 (1.72%) CMS
5 24 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 18 (1.19%) IIS
7 16 (1.06%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.53%) SAS
9 7 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (0.40%) NServiceBus
11 5 (0.33%) Apache
11 5 (0.33%) Red Hat Fuse
11 5 (0.33%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.27%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.27%) Kentico
12 4 (0.27%) nginx
12 4 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.20%) JBoss
13 3 (0.20%) Liferay
13 3 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.80%) Sketch
4 10 (0.66%) InVision
5 9 (0.60%) Figma
5 9 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.60%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.46%) Adobe Captivate
7 6 (0.40%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.20%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.066%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 25 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.46%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.33%) Magento
5 4 (0.27%) Eikon
6 3 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.13%) Odoo
7 2 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.13%) Social Studio
8 1 (0.066%) assyst
8 1 (0.066%) HFM
8 1 (0.066%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.066%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.066%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.066%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.066%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.066%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 385 (25.51%) Azure
2 254 (16.83%) AWS
3 102 (6.76%) SaaS
4 63 (4.17%) Power Platform
5 46 (3.05%) PaaS
6 44 (2.92%) GCP
7 34 (2.25%) Serverless
8 23 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
8 23 (1.52%) Office 365
9 22 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
9 22 (1.46%) GitHub
10 20 (1.33%) IaaS
11 14 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
12 12 (0.80%) npm
13 11 (0.73%) PowerApps
14 9 (0.60%) IBM Cloud
15 8 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
16 7 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
17 6 (0.40%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.33%) Broadband
2 16 (1.06%) Firewall
3 12 (0.80%) Internet
4 9 (0.60%) FTP
4 9 (0.60%) HTTP
4 9 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (0.46%) Intranet
5 7 (0.46%) WAN
6 6 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (0.33%) SSL
7 5 (0.33%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.33%) VPN
8 4 (0.27%) DNS
8 4 (0.27%) Extranet
8 4 (0.27%) LAN
8 4 (0.27%) SAN
8 4 (0.27%) Skype
8 4 (0.27%) Wireless
9 2 (0.13%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (0.13%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (13.12%) SQL Server
2 89 (5.90%) Big Data
3 75 (4.97%) MongoDB
4 70 (4.64%) MySQL
5 62 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
6 60 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 57 (3.78%) NoSQL
8 56 (3.71%) Power BI
9 53 (3.51%) Hadoop
10 49 (3.25%) Relational Database
11 42 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 41 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 30 (1.99%) HBase
14 27 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
14 27 (1.79%) Snowflake Schema
15 25 (1.66%) Data Lake
16 22 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (1.26%) Apache Hive
17 19 (1.26%) OLTP
18 18 (1.19%) Impala
Development Applications
1 208 (13.78%) Git (software)
2 123 (8.15%) JIRA
3 90 (5.96%) Jenkins
4 75 (4.97%) Visual Studio
5 63 (4.17%) Selenium
6 45 (2.98%) Maven
7 39 (2.58%) Subversion
8 36 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 34 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 25 (1.66%) JUnit
10 25 (1.66%) SpecFlow
11 21 (1.39%) Eclipse
11 21 (1.39%) webpack
12 20 (1.33%) Cypress.io
12 20 (1.33%) GitLab
13 19 (1.26%) gulp
13 19 (1.26%) IntelliJ
14 18 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 17 (1.13%) NUnit
15 17 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 205 (13.59%) Finance
2 101 (6.69%) Law
3 62 (4.11%) Retail
4 53 (3.51%) Back Office
5 36 (2.39%) Marketing
6 35 (2.32%) Games
7 32 (2.12%) Public Sector
8 22 (1.46%) Banking
8 22 (1.46%) Legal
9 19 (1.26%) Police
10 18 (1.19%) Aerospace
11 15 (0.99%) Automotive
12 14 (0.93%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.73%) Electronics
14 11 (0.73%) Telecoms
15 4 (0.27%) Digital Economy
16 3 (0.20%) Billing
17 2 (0.13%) Military
18 1 (0.066%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 560 (37.11%) Developer
2 133 (8.81%) Senior Developer
3 121 (8.02%) Analyst
4 118 (7.82%) .NET Developer
5 114 (7.55%) Software Engineer
6 95 (6.30%) C# Developer
7 87 (5.77%) Software Developer
8 84 (5.57%) Java Developer
9 82 (5.43%) Architect
9 82 (5.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 81 (5.37%) Project Manager
11 73 (4.84%) Lead Developer
12 66 (4.37%) Business Analyst
13 56 (3.71%) C# .NET Developer
14 50 (3.31%) Full Stack Developer
15 39 (2.58%) Java Engineer
16 38 (2.52%) Senior .NET Developer
17 37 (2.45%) DevOps Engineer
17 37 (2.45%) JavaScript Developer
18 36 (2.39%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (25.58%) .NET
2 340 (22.53%) HTML
3 335 (22.20%) CSS
4 184 (12.19%) AngularJS
5 155 (10.27%) ASP.NET
6 137 (9.08%) React
7 132 (8.75%) HTML5
8 130 (8.61%) Node.js
9 119 (7.89%) .NET Framework
10 109 (7.22%) REST
11 103 (6.83%) jQuery
12 95 (6.30%) .NET Core
12 95 (6.30%) Web Services
13 84 (5.57%) ASP.NET Web API
14 76 (5.04%) RESTful
15 73 (4.84%) CSS3
15 73 (4.84%) Vue.js
16 70 (4.64%) Sass
16 70 (4.64%) Spring
17 57 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 127 (8.42%) User Experience
2 114 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 63 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 56 (3.71%) Public Cloud
6 35 (2.32%) Cloud Native
7 34 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
7 34 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
8 28 (1.86%) Management Information System
9 17 (1.13%) Algorithms
10 14 (0.93%) Cybercrime
10 14 (0.93%) Data Centre
10 14 (0.93%) Virtual Team
11 8 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
11 8 (0.53%) BYOD
11 8 (0.53%) e-Learning
11 8 (0.53%) Renewable Energy
12 7 (0.46%) Internet of Things
12 7 (0.46%) Smart Home
13 6 (0.40%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 62 (4.11%) Windows
2 60 (3.98%) Linux
3 26 (1.72%) Unix
4 24 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 21 (1.39%) Android
6 10 (0.66%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.60%) AIX
7 9 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.53%) CentOS
9 5 (0.33%) HPUX
10 4 (0.27%) SafeRTOS
10 4 (0.27%) VxWorks
11 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.13%) ThreadX
12 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.066%) MVS
13 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (23.06%) Scrum
2 345 (22.86%) DevOps
3 278 (18.42%) Software Engineering
4 192 (12.72%) TDD
5 173 (11.46%) Test Automation
6 170 (11.27%) Microservices
7 165 (10.93%) Problem-Solving
8 158 (10.47%) MVC
9 136 (9.01%) Project Management
9 136 (9.01%) SDLC
10 127 (8.42%) Mentoring
11 115 (7.62%) Web Development
12 113 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
12 113 (7.49%) Kanban
13 111 (7.36%) Waterfall
14 108 (7.16%) User Stories
15 107 (7.09%) BDD
16 105 (6.96%) Front End Development
17 102 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
18 100 (6.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 420 (27.83%) JavaScript
2 400 (26.51%) C#
3 286 (18.95%) SQL
4 243 (16.10%) Java
5 148 (9.81%) Python
6 70 (4.64%) T-SQL
7 64 (4.24%) PHP
8 57 (3.78%) ES6
9 44 (2.92%) C++
9 44 (2.92%) TypeScript
10 34 (2.25%) VB.NET
11 27 (1.79%) Scala
12 25 (1.66%) PowerShell
13 21 (1.39%) PL/SQL
14 20 (1.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 20 (1.33%) Ruby
15 17 (1.13%) ABAP
16 15 (0.99%) C
17 14 (0.93%) Bash Shell
17 14 (0.93%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 166 (11.00%) Degree
2 91 (6.03%) Security Cleared
3 77 (5.10%) SC Cleared
4 50 (3.31%) DV Cleared
5 47 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 24 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (1.26%) Master's Degree
8 17 (1.13%) PMI Certification
9 16 (1.06%) CCNA
9 16 (1.06%) PMP
10 14 (0.93%) AWS Certification
10 14 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (0.86%) CISSP
12 12 (0.80%) ISEB
12 12 (0.80%) PhD
13 11 (0.73%) CISM
13 11 (0.73%) ISTQB
14 10 (0.66%) CEH
15 9 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 8 (0.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (8.42%) QA
2 29 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.19%) PMO
4 17 (1.13%) SLA
5 14 (0.93%) GDPR
6 7 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.40%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.33%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.13%) IEC 62304
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.066%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.066%) GxP
10 1 (0.066%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.066%) RMADS
10 1 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.066%) WCAG
System Software
1 88 (5.83%) Docker
2 26 (1.72%) HDFS
3 19 (1.26%) Active Directory
4 16 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.60%) vSphere
6 5 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.27%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.27%) Postfix
7 4 (0.27%) Varnish
8 3 (0.20%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.13%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.13%) vCloud
9 2 (0.13%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.066%) Firmware
10 1 (0.066%) pfSense
10 1 (0.066%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 59 (3.91%) Kubernetes
2 40 (2.65%) Terraform
3 25 (1.66%) Ansible
4 20 (1.33%) Puppet
5 14 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
6 11 (0.73%) Packer
7 10 (0.66%) Consul
7 10 (0.66%) Kibana
8 9 (0.60%) Data Guard
8 9 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (0.53%) Grafana
9 8 (0.53%) Graphite
9 8 (0.53%) HP ALM
9 8 (0.53%) Prometheus
9 8 (0.53%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 5 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.20%) Fluentd
11 3 (0.20%) Nagios
11 3 (0.20%) SCCM
12 2 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 296 (19.62%) Microsoft
2 59 (3.91%) Oracle
3 46 (3.05%) SAP
4 30 (1.99%) Atlassian
5 28 (1.86%) Google
6 26 (1.72%) Cisco
7 23 (1.52%) Adobe
8 21 (1.39%) IBM
9 17 (1.13%) VMware
10 14 (0.93%) Cloudera
10 14 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (0.73%) Blue Prism
11 11 (0.73%) HP
11 11 (0.73%) Splunk
11 11 (0.73%) UiPath
12 10 (0.66%) Tableau
13 9 (0.60%) Ariba
14 8 (0.53%) ServiceNow
14 8 (0.53%) Xamarin
15 7 (0.46%) Cognizant