Period
to 30 September 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 30 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > Midlands
6 months to
30 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,047 3,020 3,318
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 27.39% 26.31% 24.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.53% 28.55% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 873 2,662 2,981
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,600 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 3,546 10,577 12,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 92.75% 92.14% 91.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,826 8,501 9,526
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +2.94% +2.00%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +1 690 £50,000 +5.26% 202
East Midlands 0 363 £50,000 +11.11% 115
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 337 (32.19%) Azure
2 317 (30.28%) JavaScript
3 300 (28.65%) DevOps
4 292 (27.89%) .NET
5 277 (26.46%) C#
6 259 (24.74%) SQL
7 251 (23.97%) Microsoft
8 224 (21.39%) AWS
9 218 (20.82%) Scrum
10 216 (20.63%) CSS
11 213 (20.34%) HTML
12 196 (18.72%) SQL Server
13 179 (17.10%) Microservices
14 177 (16.91%) Software Engineering
15 174 (16.62%) Git (software)
16 165 (15.76%) Finance
17 144 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
18 143 (13.66%) TDD
19 135 (12.89%) Test Automation
20 131 (12.51%) AngularJS
21 127 (12.13%) REST
21 127 (12.13%) MVC
22 126 (12.03%) React
23 124 (11.84%) Node.js
24 123 (11.75%) Degree
25 120 (11.46%) Security Cleared
26 116 (11.08%) Python
27 112 (10.70%) Java
28 111 (10.60%) SC Cleared
29 110 (10.51%) ASP.NET

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 54 (5.16%) Confluence
2 26 (2.48%) IIS
3 19 (1.81%) Apache Spark
3 19 (1.81%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.72%) CMS
5 17 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.24%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.24%) WebSphere
7 8 (0.76%) JBoss
8 7 (0.67%) GlassFish
9 6 (0.57%) nginx
9 6 (0.57%) WordPress
10 5 (0.48%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.48%) SAS
10 5 (0.48%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.29%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.29%) Kentico
13 2 (0.19%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.53%) Sketch
3 15 (1.43%) InVision
4 14 (1.34%) Figma
5 10 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.48%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.096%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 22 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 5 (0.48%) Odoo
5 4 (0.38%) Eikon
5 4 (0.38%) Magento
5 4 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.38%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.19%) Social Studio
8 1 (0.096%) HFM
8 1 (0.096%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.096%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.096%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.096%) SAP PSCD
8 1 (0.096%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 1 (0.096%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 337 (32.19%) Azure
2 224 (21.39%) AWS
3 75 (7.16%) SaaS
4 56 (5.35%) Power Platform
5 49 (4.68%) GitHub
6 41 (3.92%) GCP
7 37 (3.53%) Serverless
8 29 (2.77%) AWS Lambda
9 27 (2.58%) AWS CloudFormation
10 25 (2.39%) PaaS
11 19 (1.81%) Dynamics 365
11 19 (1.81%) npm
12 14 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (1.34%) Office 365
13 13 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
14 11 (1.05%) Amazon S3
14 11 (1.05%) PowerApps
15 9 (0.86%) IBM Cloud
16 8 (0.76%) Amazon EKS
16 8 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.39%) Internet
2 17 (1.62%) Firewall
3 12 (1.15%) VPN
4 8 (0.76%) Broadband
4 8 (0.76%) DNS
4 8 (0.76%) FTP
5 7 (0.67%) AMQP
5 7 (0.67%) HTTP
6 6 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (0.48%) BGP
7 5 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (0.48%) Network Security
7 5 (0.48%) OSPF
8 4 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.38%) HSRP
8 4 (0.38%) SMTP
8 4 (0.38%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.38%) VLAN
9 3 (0.29%) Intranet
9 3 (0.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (18.72%) SQL Server
2 74 (7.07%) MongoDB
3 67 (6.40%) NoSQL
4 62 (5.92%) Big Data
5 60 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 50 (4.78%) Relational Database
7 46 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
7 46 (4.39%) Power BI
8 44 (4.20%) MySQL
9 42 (4.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 41 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 38 (3.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 31 (2.96%) Data Lake
13 30 (2.87%) Hadoop
13 30 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
14 24 (2.29%) Redis
14 24 (2.29%) Snowflake Schema
15 21 (2.01%) HBase
16 17 (1.62%) RDBMS
17 13 (1.24%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 174 (16.62%) Git (software)
2 109 (10.41%) JIRA
3 54 (5.16%) Visual Studio
4 49 (4.68%) Jenkins
5 39 (3.72%) Selenium
6 36 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (2.48%) GitLab
8 24 (2.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 23 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 22 (2.10%) TeamCity
11 21 (2.01%) Bitbucket
12 19 (1.81%) Subversion
13 17 (1.62%) webpack
14 16 (1.53%) gulp
14 16 (1.53%) JUnit
14 16 (1.53%) NUnit
14 16 (1.53%) SpecFlow
15 13 (1.24%) jspm
15 13 (1.24%) Mockito
15 13 (1.24%) Postman
General
1 165 (15.76%) Finance
2 60 (5.73%) Law
3 55 (5.25%) Back Office
4 47 (4.49%) Public Sector
5 32 (3.06%) Marketing
6 27 (2.58%) Retail
7 22 (2.10%) Aerospace
8 21 (2.01%) Games
9 19 (1.81%) Legal
9 19 (1.81%) Police
10 17 (1.62%) Banking
11 9 (0.86%) Digital Economy
12 7 (0.67%) Billing
12 7 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.57%) Automotive
14 4 (0.38%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.29%) French Language
15 3 (0.29%) German Language
15 3 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 377 (36.01%) Developer
2 88 (8.40%) Senior Developer
3 85 (8.12%) .NET Developer
4 78 (7.45%) C# Developer
5 71 (6.78%) Software Developer
6 68 (6.49%) Analyst
7 66 (6.30%) Architect
8 58 (5.54%) Project Manager
9 52 (4.97%) Software Engineer
10 51 (4.87%) Full Stack Developer
11 44 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
12 43 (4.11%) Lead Developer
13 42 (4.01%) C# .NET Developer
14 36 (3.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 34 (3.25%) Business Analyst
15 34 (3.25%) Java Developer
16 26 (2.48%) Designer
17 25 (2.39%) Junior
18 24 (2.29%) Data Architect
18 24 (2.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (27.89%) .NET
2 216 (20.63%) CSS
3 213 (20.34%) HTML
4 131 (12.51%) AngularJS
5 127 (12.13%) REST
6 126 (12.03%) React
7 124 (11.84%) Node.js
8 110 (10.51%) ASP.NET
9 99 (9.46%) .NET Framework
10 84 (8.02%) RESTful
11 82 (7.83%) .NET Core
12 73 (6.97%) ASP.NET Web API
13 72 (6.88%) jQuery
14 70 (6.69%) HTML5
15 66 (6.30%) Web Services
16 56 (5.35%) JSON
17 53 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (4.97%) Spring
18 52 (4.97%) Vue.js
19 50 (4.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 97 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (8.40%) User Experience
3 60 (5.73%) Mobile App
4 37 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
5 32 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (2.58%) Cloud Native
7 24 (2.29%) Public Cloud
8 22 (2.10%) Virtual Team
9 17 (1.62%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.43%) Cybercrime
10 15 (1.43%) Data Centre
11 11 (1.05%) Blog
11 11 (1.05%) Private Cloud
12 9 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.86%) Internet of Things
13 8 (0.76%) Social Media
14 7 (0.67%) Replication
14 7 (0.67%) Smart Home
15 6 (0.57%) Algorithms
15 6 (0.57%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 75 (7.16%) Linux
2 68 (6.49%) Windows
3 36 (3.44%) Unix
4 18 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.34%) Android
6 12 (1.15%) AIX
6 12 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.86%) CentOS
7 9 (0.86%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.48%) HPUX
8 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.19%) Solaris
12 1 (0.096%) MVS
12 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (28.65%) DevOps
2 218 (20.82%) Scrum
3 179 (17.10%) Microservices
4 177 (16.91%) Software Engineering
5 144 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
6 143 (13.66%) TDD
7 135 (12.89%) Test Automation
8 127 (12.13%) MVC
9 105 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
10 104 (9.93%) Project Management
11 88 (8.40%) Mentoring
12 83 (7.93%) Waterfall
13 75 (7.16%) BDD
14 72 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
14 72 (6.88%) Fintech
14 72 (6.88%) ITIL
15 69 (6.59%) SDLC
16 67 (6.40%) Kanban
17 66 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
18 65 (6.21%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 317 (30.28%) JavaScript
2 277 (26.46%) C#
3 259 (24.74%) SQL
4 116 (11.08%) Python
5 112 (10.70%) Java
6 78 (7.45%) T-SQL
7 44 (4.20%) TypeScript
8 41 (3.92%) ES6
9 40 (3.82%) PowerShell
10 39 (3.72%) PHP
11 27 (2.58%) PL/SQL
12 20 (1.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 18 (1.72%) Ruby
14 17 (1.62%) C++
14 17 (1.62%) Go
15 16 (1.53%) Java 8
16 15 (1.43%) Scala
17 14 (1.34%) Shell Script
18 13 (1.24%) Perl
19 12 (1.15%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 123 (11.75%) Degree
2 120 (11.46%) Security Cleared
3 111 (10.60%) SC Cleared
4 52 (4.97%) DV Cleared
5 30 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
6 26 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (1.81%) CCNA
8 12 (1.15%) AWS Certification
9 10 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (0.86%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.76%) Master's Degree
12 7 (0.67%) CISSP
12 7 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.67%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 6 (0.57%) CEH
13 6 (0.57%) CISM
13 6 (0.57%) PMP
14 5 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (7.45%) QA
2 28 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 21 (2.01%) GDPR
4 10 (0.96%) PMO
5 8 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.76%) SLA
6 6 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.096%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.096%) GMP
9 1 (0.096%) IFRS
9 1 (0.096%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.096%) ISO 26262
9 1 (0.096%) P3O
9 1 (0.096%) RMADS
System Software
1 77 (7.35%) Docker
2 18 (1.72%) HDFS
3 15 (1.43%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.67%) Varnish
6 6 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.19%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.19%) vCloud
7 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.19%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.19%) vSphere
8 1 (0.096%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.096%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.096%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 68 (6.49%) Kubernetes
2 63 (6.02%) Terraform
3 29 (2.77%) Ansible
4 26 (2.48%) Puppet
5 15 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.96%) Data Guard
6 10 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (0.86%) Grafana
7 9 (0.86%) Graphite
7 9 (0.86%) Prometheus
8 8 (0.76%) Kibana
8 8 (0.76%) MIIS
8 8 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.67%) Packer
10 6 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
11 5 (0.48%) Nagios
12 3 (0.29%) Consul
12 3 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.29%) Fluentd
12 3 (0.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 251 (23.97%) Microsoft
2 75 (7.16%) Oracle
3 36 (3.44%) IBM
4 33 (3.15%) SAP
5 27 (2.58%) Google
6 26 (2.48%) Atlassian
7 23 (2.20%) Cisco
8 14 (1.34%) Cloudera
8 14 (1.34%) VMware
9 10 (0.96%) Red Hat
9 10 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (0.96%) ServiceNow
10 9 (0.86%) Splunk
11 7 (0.67%) Ab Initio
11 7 (0.67%) Ariba
11 7 (0.67%) Teradata
12 6 (0.57%) Dell
12 6 (0.57%) Infor
12 6 (0.57%) Juniper
13 5 (0.48%) Sage