Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3,439 3,543 3,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 24.44% 23.18% 19.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.89% 25.48% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,832 3,235 3,192
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,509
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 12,787 13,903 16,763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 90.87% 90.94% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10,062 11,407 13,237
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018. 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 2,052 £45,000 +5.88% 343
East Midlands 0 1,383 £45,000 - 242
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1,219 (35.45%) C#
2 1,161 (33.76%) .NET
3 1,070 (31.11%) JavaScript
4 1,028 (29.89%) Scrum
5 876 (25.47%) SQL
6 787 (22.88%) Java
7 768 (22.33%) SQL Server
8 758 (22.04%) HTML
9 678 (19.72%) CSS
9 678 (19.72%) MVC
10 653 (18.99%) Microsoft
11 639 (18.58%) ASP.NET
12 625 (18.17%) TDD
13 555 (16.14%) Finance
14 535 (15.56%) AngularJS
15 503 (14.63%) Test Automation
16 471 (13.70%) Microsoft Azure
17 460 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
18 436 (12.68%) Git (software)
19 431 (12.53%) Software Engineering
20 422 (12.27%) Degree
21 404 (11.75%) BDD
22 394 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
23 387 (11.25%) Waterfall
24 381 (11.08%) ASP.NET Web API
25 358 (10.41%) Web Services
26 346 (10.06%) SDLC
27 344 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
28 307 (8.93%) RESTful
29 306 (8.90%) Mentoring

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
1 126 (3.66%) Confluence
2 96 (2.79%) SharePoint
3 79 (2.30%) Tomcat
4 64 (1.86%) Apache
5 60 (1.74%) CMS
6 54 (1.57%) JBoss
7 50 (1.45%) Apache Spark
8 41 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
9 40 (1.16%) IIS
10 28 (0.81%) nginx
11 21 (0.61%) NServiceBus
11 21 (0.61%) WebSphere
12 16 (0.47%) WordPress
13 13 (0.38%) Umbraco
14 12 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.35%) Sitefinity
15 11 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 10 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
16 10 (0.29%) WildFly
17 8 (0.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 92 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
2 70 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 55 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 51 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 34 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
6 24 (0.70%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 10 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.23%) UserZoom
10 7 (0.20%) Maya
11 5 (0.15%) InVision
12 4 (0.12%) Fireworks
13 3 (0.087%) Moqups
13 3 (0.087%) Simulink
14 2 (0.058%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.058%) Camtasia
14 2 (0.058%) FrameMaker
14 2 (0.058%) Mingle
14 2 (0.058%) RoboHelp
14 2 (0.058%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 60 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.52%) Magento
4 7 (0.20%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.087%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.087%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.087%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.087%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.087%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.058%) BPCS
8 2 (0.058%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.058%) Postilion
8 2 (0.058%) R3 Corda
8 2 (0.058%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.029%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
9 1 (0.029%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.029%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 471 (13.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 292 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
3 121 (3.52%) SaaS
4 69 (2.01%) GitHub
4 69 (2.01%) PaaS
5 54 (1.57%) IaaS
6 43 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 39 (1.13%) Serverless
8 38 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
9 34 (0.99%) Office 365
10 18 (0.52%) Amazon S3
11 16 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (0.47%) CloudFront
11 16 (0.47%) npm
12 14 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
14 12 (0.35%) Boomi
15 11 (0.32%) OpenShift
15 11 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 10 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 77 (2.24%) Internet
2 45 (1.31%) HTTP
3 42 (1.22%) DNS
4 41 (1.19%) Firewall
5 40 (1.16%) SSL
6 31 (0.90%) SMS
7 20 (0.58%) TCP/IP
8 17 (0.49%) VPN
9 15 (0.44%) Intranet
10 12 (0.35%) WAN
11 9 (0.26%) Broadband
12 8 (0.23%) VLAN
13 7 (0.20%) DHCP
14 6 (0.17%) Hyperconnected
14 6 (0.17%) OpenLDAP
15 4 (0.12%) HTTPS
15 4 (0.12%) NetScaler
15 4 (0.12%) Skype
16 3 (0.087%) LAN
16 3 (0.087%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 768 (22.33%) SQL Server
2 258 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 170 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 144 (4.19%) SQL Server 2016
5 128 (3.72%) MongoDB
6 116 (3.37%) Relational Database
7 112 (3.26%) MySQL
8 103 (3.00%) Big Data
9 102 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
10 97 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 78 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 69 (2.01%) Hadoop
13 67 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
14 61 (1.77%) Power BI
15 50 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
16 42 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
17 41 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
18 33 (0.96%) RavenDB
19 28 (0.81%) Cosmos DB
20 27 (0.79%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 436 (12.68%) Git (software)
2 285 (8.29%) JIRA
3 254 (7.39%) Selenium
4 249 (7.24%) Jenkins
5 227 (6.60%) Visual Studio
6 211 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 162 (4.71%) Cucumber
8 128 (3.72%) JUnit
9 125 (3.63%) Maven
10 110 (3.20%) Subversion
11 103 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 96 (2.79%) WebDriver
13 94 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
14 85 (2.47%) Bitbucket
15 78 (2.27%) TeamCity
16 69 (2.01%) SpecFlow
17 65 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
18 43 (1.25%) Vagrant
19 40 (1.16%) NUnit
20 35 (1.02%) SoapUI
General
1 555 (16.14%) Finance
2 289 (8.40%) Retail
3 113 (3.29%) Marketing
4 101 (2.94%) Automotive
5 93 (2.70%) Banking
6 74 (2.15%) Games
7 71 (2.06%) Advertising
8 67 (1.95%) Manufacturing
9 39 (1.13%) Law
10 38 (1.10%) Legal
10 38 (1.10%) Telecoms
11 26 (0.76%) Back Office
12 14 (0.41%) Multimedia
13 13 (0.38%) Electronics
14 10 (0.29%) Billing
14 10 (0.29%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.26%) Front Office
16 8 (0.23%) German Language
17 7 (0.20%) Investment Banking
17 7 (0.20%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 1,579 (45.91%) Developer
2 532 (15.47%) .NET Developer
3 420 (12.21%) Analyst
4 339 (9.86%) C# Developer
5 301 (8.75%) Java Developer
6 296 (8.61%) Senior Developer
7 271 (7.88%) Software Developer
8 238 (6.92%) Business Analyst
9 216 (6.28%) C# .NET Developer
10 201 (5.84%) Project Manager
11 158 (4.59%) Architect
12 150 (4.36%) JavaScript Developer
13 135 (3.93%) Software Engineer
14 123 (3.58%) ASP.NET Developer
15 112 (3.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 102 (2.97%) Junior
17 101 (2.94%) Tester
18 98 (2.85%) Full Stack Developer
19 95 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 92 (2.68%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,161 (33.76%) .NET
2 758 (22.04%) HTML
3 678 (19.72%) CSS
4 639 (18.58%) ASP.NET
5 535 (15.56%) AngularJS
6 394 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 381 (11.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 358 (10.41%) Web Services
9 307 (8.93%) RESTful
10 300 (8.72%) HTML5
11 297 (8.64%) .NET Framework
12 283 (8.23%) jQuery
13 282 (8.20%) Spring
14 216 (6.28%) WCF
15 212 (6.16%) React
16 199 (5.79%) CSS3
17 195 (5.67%) Node.js
18 189 (5.50%) Entity Framework
18 189 (5.50%) JSON
19 177 (5.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 238 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
1 238 (6.92%) Computer Science
2 208 (6.05%) User Experience
3 157 (4.57%) Mobile App
4 144 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
5 116 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
6 94 (2.73%) Fintech
7 85 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
8 72 (2.09%) Data Centre
9 46 (1.34%) Driving Licence
10 42 (1.22%) NHS
11 38 (1.10%) Virtual Team
12 37 (1.08%) Public Cloud
13 36 (1.05%) Algorithms
14 34 (0.99%) Data Structures
14 34 (0.99%) Management Information System
15 29 (0.84%) Social Media
16 23 (0.67%) Smart Meter
17 20 (0.58%) Music Streaming
18 18 (0.52%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 281 (8.17%) Windows
2 265 (7.71%) Linux
3 89 (2.59%) Unix
4 67 (1.95%) Android
5 54 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 50 (1.45%) Windows Server
7 37 (1.08%) Windows 10
8 36 (1.05%) Windows 7
9 16 (0.47%) Mac OS
10 13 (0.38%) CentOS
11 11 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.12%) SUSE
14 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.058%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.029%) DC/OS
16 1 (0.029%) HPUX
16 1 (0.029%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,028 (29.89%) Scrum
2 678 (19.72%) MVC
3 625 (18.17%) TDD
4 503 (14.63%) Test Automation
5 460 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
6 431 (12.53%) Software Engineering
7 404 (11.75%) BDD
8 387 (11.25%) Waterfall
9 346 (10.06%) SDLC
10 344 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
11 306 (8.90%) Mentoring
12 301 (8.75%) DevOps
13 299 (8.69%) Microservices
14 283 (8.23%) Project Management
15 233 (6.78%) Unit Testing
16 229 (6.66%) OO
17 204 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
18 203 (5.90%) User Stories
19 201 (5.84%) Coaching
20 198 (5.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1,219 (35.45%) C#
2 1,070 (31.11%) JavaScript
3 876 (25.47%) SQL
4 787 (22.88%) Java
5 245 (7.12%) T-SQL
6 209 (6.08%) Python
7 170 (4.94%) Ruby
8 134 (3.90%) PHP
9 132 (3.84%) PowerShell
10 116 (3.37%) VB.NET
11 94 (2.73%) C++
12 88 (2.56%) Java 8
13 74 (2.15%) TypeScript
14 65 (1.89%) Scala
15 59 (1.72%) Perl
16 54 (1.57%) Bash Shell
17 52 (1.51%) VB
18 51 (1.48%) C
19 39 (1.13%) Shell Script
20 37 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 422 (12.27%) Degree
2 160 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 123 (3.58%) Security Cleared
4 103 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 67 (1.95%) MCP
6 60 (1.74%) ISEB
7 55 (1.60%) SC Cleared
8 51 (1.48%) ISTQB
9 40 (1.16%) MCPD
10 36 (1.05%) Master's Degree
11 34 (0.99%) MCSE
12 27 (0.79%) DBS Check
13 26 (0.76%) BC Cleared
14 22 (0.64%) PhD
15 18 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 15 (0.44%) CCDP
17 15 (0.44%) CCNP
17 15 (0.44%) CISSP
17 15 (0.44%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (6.57%) QA
2 49 (1.42%) PMO
3 46 (1.34%) GDPR
4 24 (0.70%) SLA
5 18 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 18 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 14 (0.41%) GCP
7 12 (0.35%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.12%) WCAG
9 3 (0.087%) P3O
10 2 (0.058%) ISO 26262
10 2 (0.058%) MISRA
10 2 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.058%) SEPA
10 2 (0.058%) TickIT
11 1 (0.029%) COBIT
11 1 (0.029%) HL7
11 1 (0.029%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 192 (5.58%) Docker
2 55 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.17%) Firmware
7 4 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.058%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.058%) Squid
8 2 (0.058%) vSphere
9 1 (0.029%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.029%) HDFS
9 1 (0.029%) LXC
9 1 (0.029%) vCloud
9 1 (0.029%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.029%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.029%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 99 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
2 98 (2.85%) Ansible
3 85 (2.47%) Puppet
4 69 (2.01%) Terraform
5 44 (1.28%) Kubernetes
6 35 (1.02%) SCCM
7 30 (0.87%) Marathon
8 22 (0.64%) Nagios
9 21 (0.61%) ZABBIX
10 18 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 16 (0.47%) Salt
11 16 (0.47%) WSUS
12 15 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
12 15 (0.44%) Grafana
12 15 (0.44%) Graphite
12 15 (0.44%) Opsview
13 12 (0.35%) Packer
14 11 (0.32%) Consul
15 9 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
16 8 (0.23%) Kibana
Vendors
1 653 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 167 (4.86%) Oracle
3 148 (4.30%) Google
4 84 (2.44%) Xamarin
5 61 (1.77%) VMware
6 53 (1.54%) ServiceNow
7 49 (1.42%) Atlassian
8 39 (1.13%) Adobe
9 36 (1.05%) SAP
10 31 (0.90%) Facebook
11 30 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
11 30 (0.87%) Twitter
12 29 (0.84%) Tableau
13 28 (0.81%) Cisco
14 24 (0.70%) IBM
15 20 (0.58%) hybris
15 20 (0.58%) Zend
16 19 (0.55%) Red Hat
17 18 (0.52%) Apple
17 18 (0.52%) HP