Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Agile Software Development
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3971 3981 3985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 25.64% 21.92% 21.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.87% 24.62% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3434 3655 3637
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,750 £29,000 £26,900
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

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 13757 16172 16238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.82% 89.03% 88.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11201 12677 13295
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +2 2310 £45,000 +3.45% 168
East Midlands 0 1661 £42,500 - 127
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1359 (34.22%) C#
2 1265 (31.86%) .NET
3 1193 (30.04%) JavaScript
4 1073 (27.02%) Scrum
5 1008 (25.38%) HTML
6 927 (23.34%) SQL Server
7 889 (22.39%) MVC
8 874 (22.01%) CSS
9 829 (20.88%) Java
10 802 (20.20%) SQL
11 798 (20.10%) ASP.NET
12 763 (19.21%) TDD
13 663 (16.70%) AngularJS
14 645 (16.24%) Finance
15 602 (15.16%) Test Automation
16 525 (13.22%) Microsoft
17 500 (12.59%) ASP.NET MVC
18 495 (12.47%) Git (software)
19 463 (11.66%) HTML5
20 454 (11.43%) SDLC
21 452 (11.38%) BDD
22 440 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
23 422 (10.63%) RESTful
23 422 (10.63%) ASP.NET Web API
24 403 (10.15%) Degree
25 402 (10.12%) Web Services
26 400 (10.07%) jQuery
27 395 (9.95%) Project Management
28 381 (9.59%) Retail
29 378 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management

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
1 144 (3.63%) CMS
2 115 (2.90%) Confluence
3 92 (2.32%) JBoss
4 66 (1.66%) SharePoint
5 63 (1.59%) IIS
5 63 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 44 (1.11%) Apache
7 43 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
8 35 (0.88%) WebSphere
9 32 (0.81%) Documentum
9 32 (0.81%) WordPress
10 30 (0.76%) Drupal
11 27 (0.68%) Umbraco
12 26 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
12 26 (0.65%) NServiceBus
13 23 (0.58%) OpenStack
14 17 (0.43%) Apache Solr
14 17 (0.43%) Sitefinity
15 16 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 16 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 69 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 33 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 32 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 32 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
6 24 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 22 (0.55%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.33%) Simulink
9 11 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
10 9 (0.23%) Adobe Premiere
10 9 (0.23%) InVision
11 8 (0.20%) InDesign
12 7 (0.18%) UserZoom
13 6 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
14 5 (0.13%) Chatbot
15 4 (0.10%) Acrobat
15 4 (0.10%) Doxygen
15 4 (0.10%) HipChat
15 4 (0.10%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 32 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 31 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 30 (0.76%) Magento
4 14 (0.35%) SAP IS-U
5 12 (0.30%) SAP CRM
6 11 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.18%) Shopify
8 6 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
9 5 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.13%) SAP MM
10 4 (0.10%) assyst
11 3 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.076%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.076%) SAP CO
11 3 (0.076%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.076%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (0.076%) SAP S/4HANA
12 2 (0.050%) Cognos TM1
12 2 (0.050%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 351 (8.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 284 (7.15%) Amazon AWS
3 145 (3.65%) SaaS
4 87 (2.19%) GitHub
5 34 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 25 (0.63%) Office 365
8 19 (0.48%) PaaS
9 18 (0.45%) npm
10 17 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
12 15 (0.38%) IaaS
13 14 (0.35%) Google Play
14 11 (0.28%) Google Analytics
15 9 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (0.23%) Datadog
15 9 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
15 9 (0.23%) Serverless
16 8 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 7 (0.18%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 99 (2.49%) Internet
2 58 (1.46%) HTTP
3 38 (0.96%) Firewall
4 36 (0.91%) DNS
5 28 (0.71%) Hyperconnected
5 28 (0.71%) SMS
5 28 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 19 (0.48%) WAN
7 18 (0.45%) DHCP
7 18 (0.45%) VPN
8 16 (0.40%) ATM
9 14 (0.35%) NAS
9 14 (0.35%) SAN
10 13 (0.33%) AMQP
10 13 (0.33%) Extranet
11 12 (0.30%) SSH
11 12 (0.30%) SSL
12 8 (0.20%) Network Security
12 8 (0.20%) Profibus
13 6 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 927 (23.34%) SQL Server
2 295 (7.43%) MySQL
3 285 (7.18%) NoSQL
4 189 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
5 174 (4.38%) MongoDB
6 108 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
7 101 (2.54%) Big Data
8 90 (2.27%) Relational Database
9 87 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 82 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 71 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
12 66 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
13 47 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
14 44 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 37 (0.93%) RavenDB
15 37 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
16 34 (0.86%) Power BI
17 33 (0.83%) Hadoop
18 27 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
19 22 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 495 (12.47%) Git (software)
2 318 (8.01%) JIRA
3 302 (7.61%) Selenium
4 282 (7.10%) Jenkins
5 196 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 161 (4.05%) Subversion
7 154 (3.88%) Cucumber
8 150 (3.78%) Visual Studio
9 135 (3.40%) JUnit
10 104 (2.62%) Maven
11 97 (2.44%) WebDriver
12 89 (2.24%) TeamCity
13 73 (1.84%) JMeter
14 51 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 49 (1.23%) SpecFlow
16 46 (1.16%) SoapUI
17 42 (1.06%) Appium
17 42 (1.06%) JBehave
18 39 (0.98%) Calabash
18 39 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 645 (16.24%) Finance
2 381 (9.59%) Retail
3 139 (3.50%) Marketing
4 138 (3.48%) Banking
5 121 (3.05%) Games
6 99 (2.49%) Advertising
7 60 (1.51%) Electronics
8 52 (1.31%) Telecoms
9 48 (1.21%) Legal
10 46 (1.16%) Automotive
11 45 (1.13%) Manufacturing
12 33 (0.83%) Investment Banking
13 22 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 22 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
14 21 (0.53%) Back Office
15 16 (0.40%) Law
16 11 (0.28%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.18%) Billing
17 7 (0.18%) Local Government
18 5 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1885 (47.47%) Developer
2 729 (18.36%) .NET Developer
3 551 (13.88%) Analyst
4 403 (10.15%) C# Developer
5 353 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 340 (8.56%) Senior Developer
7 324 (8.16%) Business Analyst
8 301 (7.58%) Software Developer
9 279 (7.03%) C# .NET Developer
10 278 (7.00%) Project Manager
11 215 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
12 191 (4.81%) JavaScript Developer
13 187 (4.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 181 (4.56%) Architect
15 175 (4.41%) Software Engineer
16 153 (3.85%) Tester
17 138 (3.48%) PHP Developer
18 131 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 131 (3.30%) Lead Developer
19 119 (3.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1265 (31.86%) .NET
2 1008 (25.38%) HTML
3 874 (22.01%) CSS
4 798 (20.10%) ASP.NET
5 663 (16.70%) AngularJS
6 500 (12.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 463 (11.66%) HTML5
8 422 (10.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 422 (10.63%) RESTful
9 402 (10.12%) Web Services
10 400 (10.07%) jQuery
11 315 (7.93%) Node.js
12 282 (7.10%) Spring
13 276 (6.95%) CSS3
14 271 (6.82%) .NET Framework
15 253 (6.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 244 (6.14%) REST
17 240 (6.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 225 (5.67%) Hibernate
19 221 (5.57%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 306 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
2 226 (5.69%) User Experience
3 219 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
4 215 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 169 (4.26%) Mobile App
6 158 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
7 117 (2.95%) Fintech
8 68 (1.71%) Management Information System
9 58 (1.46%) Algorithms
10 42 (1.06%) iPad
10 42 (1.06%) Public Cloud
11 41 (1.03%) BBC
12 35 (0.88%) Virtual Team
13 30 (0.76%) Data Centre
14 28 (0.71%) Client/Server
15 27 (0.68%) Digital TV
16 21 (0.53%) Data Structures
17 20 (0.50%) Mobile Games
17 20 (0.50%) Private Cloud
18 18 (0.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 316 (7.96%) Linux
2 208 (5.24%) Windows
3 149 (3.75%) Android
4 114 (2.87%) Apple iOS
5 92 (2.32%) Unix
6 36 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 18 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
9 12 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.25%) CentOS
11 9 (0.23%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.20%) VxWorks
13 6 (0.15%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.10%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 3 (0.076%) Kali Linux
16 2 (0.050%) DC/OS
16 2 (0.050%) Debian
17 1 (0.025%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.025%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1073 (27.02%) Scrum
2 889 (22.39%) MVC
3 763 (19.21%) TDD
4 602 (15.16%) Test Automation
5 454 (11.43%) SDLC
6 452 (11.38%) BDD
7 440 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
8 395 (9.95%) Project Management
9 378 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 372 (9.37%) Software Engineering
11 361 (9.09%) Waterfall
12 359 (9.04%) Mentoring
13 309 (7.78%) E-Commerce
14 289 (7.28%) DevOps
15 281 (7.08%) OO
16 280 (7.05%) Web Development
17 263 (6.62%) Unit Testing
18 252 (6.35%) Web Application Development
19 228 (5.74%) PRINCE2
20 226 (5.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1359 (34.22%) C#
2 1193 (30.04%) JavaScript
3 829 (20.88%) Java
4 802 (20.20%) SQL
5 284 (7.15%) PHP
6 228 (5.74%) Python
7 207 (5.21%) Ruby
8 156 (3.93%) C++
9 128 (3.22%) T-SQL
10 113 (2.85%) C
11 92 (2.32%) VB.NET
12 65 (1.64%) VB
13 54 (1.36%) TypeScript
14 52 (1.31%) PowerShell
15 48 (1.21%) Scala
16 45 (1.13%) Bash Shell
17 37 (0.93%) PL/SQL
18 35 (0.88%) Perl
19 33 (0.83%) XPath
20 25 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 403 (10.15%) Degree
2 169 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 117 (2.95%) ISEB
4 108 (2.72%) SC Cleared
5 102 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 72 (1.81%) ISTQB
7 46 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (0.86%) PhD
9 32 (0.81%) CISSP
10 28 (0.71%) MCP
11 24 (0.60%) PMP
12 23 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (0.55%) PMI Certification
13 22 (0.55%) Sun Certification
14 20 (0.50%) CESG Certified Professional
14 20 (0.50%) CISM
14 20 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 18 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 17 (0.43%) CCNA
17 16 (0.40%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 347 (8.74%) QA
2 75 (1.89%) PMO
3 73 (1.84%) SLA
4 29 (0.73%) GDPR
5 25 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
8 17 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
9 16 (0.40%) IEC 62304
10 12 (0.30%) IEC 61508
10 12 (0.30%) ISO 9001
11 11 (0.28%) Data Quality
11 11 (0.28%) GCP
12 8 (0.20%) COBIT
13 5 (0.13%) MISRA
13 5 (0.13%) MISRA C
13 5 (0.13%) NIST 800
14 4 (0.10%) ISO 13485
14 4 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 4 (0.10%) P3O
System Software
1 175 (4.41%) Docker
2 50 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 33 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (0.38%) Firmware
6 11 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.25%) vSphere
8 9 (0.23%) UAG
9 7 (0.18%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.15%) Xen
10 6 (0.15%) XenServer
11 5 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.050%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.025%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.025%) HDFS
14 1 (0.025%) KVM
14 1 (0.025%) OpenAM
14 1 (0.025%) XenApp
14 1 (0.025%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 166 (4.18%) Puppet
2 116 (2.92%) Ansible
3 89 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (1.31%) Terraform
5 20 (0.50%) Kubernetes
6 16 (0.40%) WSUS
7 14 (0.35%) Nagios
7 14 (0.35%) TeamSite
8 13 (0.33%) SCCM
9 12 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
10 11 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
10 11 (0.28%) Marathon
11 10 (0.25%) Grafana
12 9 (0.23%) Kibana
12 9 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
12 9 (0.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 9 (0.23%) Salt
12 9 (0.23%) SCOM
13 8 (0.20%) ZABBIX
14 7 (0.18%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 525 (13.22%) Microsoft
2 291 (7.33%) Oracle
3 139 (3.50%) Google
4 59 (1.49%) Adobe
5 56 (1.41%) SAP
6 51 (1.28%) IBM
7 49 (1.23%) Sitecore
7 49 (1.23%) Xamarin
8 48 (1.21%) VMware
9 45 (1.13%) Facebook
10 44 (1.11%) Atlassian
11 42 (1.06%) Zend
12 37 (0.93%) Remedy
13 34 (0.86%) Pega
14 31 (0.78%) Twitter
15 29 (0.73%) BMC
15 29 (0.73%) HP
16 25 (0.63%) hybris
17 23 (0.58%) Red Hat
18 21 (0.53%) Splunk