Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3,267 3,985 3,967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 26.07% 25.96% 22.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.47% 28.46% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,538 3,428 3,710
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,765
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.23% +0.62%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 11,474 14,001 15,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.54% 91.20% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8,636 11,368 12,571
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 1,953 £45,000 - 412
East Midlands 0 1,307 £47,500 +11.76% 263
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 997 (30.52%) C#
2 939 (28.74%) JavaScript
3 908 (27.79%) Scrum
4 891 (27.27%) .NET
5 860 (26.32%) Java
6 840 (25.71%) SQL
7 726 (22.22%) HTML
8 657 (20.11%) Microsoft
9 619 (18.95%) CSS
10 581 (17.78%) SQL Server
11 572 (17.51%) Finance
12 553 (16.93%) TDD
13 507 (15.52%) MVC
14 506 (15.49%) Degree
15 505 (15.46%) Software Engineering
16 479 (14.66%) Test Automation
17 475 (14.54%) Microsoft Azure
18 414 (12.67%) Git (software)
19 398 (12.18%) ASP.NET
20 396 (12.12%) Waterfall
21 375 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
22 371 (11.36%) Web Services
23 370 (11.33%) Spring
24 363 (11.11%) AngularJS
25 351 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
26 347 (10.62%) SDLC
27 333 (10.19%) DevOps
28 332 (10.16%) Retail
29 329 (10.07%) HTML5
30 327 (10.01%) Problem-Solving

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
1 107 (3.28%) Confluence
2 77 (2.36%) Apache
2 77 (2.36%) CMS
3 66 (2.02%) Apache Spark
4 52 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
5 49 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 36 (1.10%) SharePoint
7 30 (0.92%) IIS
8 28 (0.86%) JBoss
9 23 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 21 (0.64%) nginx
11 18 (0.55%) NServiceBus
12 17 (0.52%) Anypoint
13 16 (0.49%) SAS
14 15 (0.46%) Mule
14 15 (0.46%) Sitefinity
15 14 (0.43%) OpenStack
15 14 (0.43%) Umbraco
16 11 (0.34%) Drupal
17 8 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 60 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 24 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.21%) Maya
6 6 (0.18%) Mingle
7 5 (0.15%) UserZoom
8 4 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.092%) Simulink
10 2 (0.061%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.061%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.061%) Camtasia
10 2 (0.061%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.061%) InVision
10 2 (0.061%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.061%) Stateflow
11 1 (0.031%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.031%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 24 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.31%) SAP ERP
3 8 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.21%) Magento
4 7 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (0.15%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.12%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.12%) SAP ECC
6 4 (0.12%) SAP FI-CA
6 4 (0.12%) SAP PSCD
7 3 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.092%) SAP MDG
8 2 (0.061%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.061%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.061%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.061%) SAP Payroll
8 2 (0.061%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.031%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.031%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.031%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 475 (14.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 375 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
3 96 (2.94%) SaaS
4 95 (2.91%) GitHub
5 87 (2.66%) PaaS
6 80 (2.45%) IaaS
7 68 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
8 44 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
9 39 (1.19%) Serverless
10 35 (1.07%) Office 365
11 33 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
12 26 (0.80%) npm
13 17 (0.52%) NuGet
14 14 (0.43%) Amazon S3
14 14 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
14 14 (0.43%) CloudFront
15 13 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 12 (0.37%) Google Play
17 11 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
17 11 (0.34%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 64 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 52 (1.59%) Internet
3 49 (1.50%) Modbus
3 49 (1.50%) RS-485
4 47 (1.44%) HTTP
5 39 (1.19%) Firewall
6 28 (0.86%) DNS
7 24 (0.73%) SSL
8 21 (0.64%) VPN
9 20 (0.61%) WAN
10 14 (0.43%) SMS
11 13 (0.40%) Broadband
12 12 (0.37%) OpenLDAP
13 7 (0.21%) Intranet
13 7 (0.21%) Wireless
14 6 (0.18%) Extranet
15 5 (0.15%) Network Security
15 5 (0.15%) RTP
16 4 (0.12%) DHCP
16 4 (0.12%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 581 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 147 (4.50%) NoSQL
3 120 (3.67%) MySQL
4 116 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 115 (3.52%) Big Data
6 104 (3.18%) Relational Database
7 96 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 94 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
9 88 (2.69%) Hadoop
10 74 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
11 67 (2.05%) MongoDB
12 58 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 50 (1.53%) Power BI
14 41 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
15 40 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
16 37 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
17 36 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
18 35 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
19 33 (1.01%) HBase
20 31 (0.95%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 414 (12.67%) Git (software)
2 299 (9.15%) Jenkins
3 294 (9.00%) Visual Studio
4 268 (8.20%) JIRA
5 260 (7.96%) Selenium
6 197 (6.03%) Maven
7 182 (5.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 170 (5.20%) Cucumber
9 132 (4.04%) JUnit
10 119 (3.64%) Subversion
11 89 (2.72%) WebDriver
12 69 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 64 (1.96%) SoapUI
14 61 (1.87%) TeamCity
15 57 (1.74%) JMeter
16 54 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
17 53 (1.62%) Robot Framework
18 49 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
19 46 (1.41%) Gradle
19 46 (1.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 572 (17.51%) Finance
2 332 (10.16%) Retail
3 169 (5.17%) Marketing
4 107 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 95 (2.91%) Automotive
6 83 (2.54%) Banking
7 33 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 25 (0.77%) Legal
9 24 (0.73%) Advertising
10 20 (0.61%) Games
10 20 (0.61%) Law
11 13 (0.40%) Billing
11 13 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.24%) Local Government
13 6 (0.18%) Electronics
13 6 (0.18%) Publishing
14 5 (0.15%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.12%) German Language
15 4 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.092%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1,274 (39.00%) Developer
2 432 (13.22%) Analyst
3 354 (10.84%) .NET Developer
4 305 (9.34%) Java Developer
5 266 (8.14%) Senior Developer
6 246 (7.53%) Business Analyst
7 222 (6.80%) C# Developer
8 220 (6.73%) Software Engineer
9 213 (6.52%) Software Developer
10 211 (6.46%) Architect
11 188 (5.75%) Project Manager
12 152 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
13 98 (3.00%) Test Analyst
14 92 (2.82%) Junior
15 89 (2.72%) Tester
16 86 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
17 85 (2.60%) Lead Developer
18 81 (2.48%) Senior Java Developer
19 76 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
20 75 (2.30%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 891 (27.27%) .NET
2 726 (22.22%) HTML
3 619 (18.95%) CSS
4 398 (12.18%) ASP.NET
5 371 (11.36%) Web Services
6 370 (11.33%) Spring
7 363 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 329 (10.07%) HTML5
9 242 (7.41%) .NET Framework
9 242 (7.41%) jQuery
10 229 (7.01%) RESTful
11 222 (6.80%) REST
12 206 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web API
13 199 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 198 (6.06%) React
15 188 (5.75%) Node.js
16 179 (5.48%) XML
17 159 (4.87%) CSS3
18 154 (4.71%) JSON
19 138 (4.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 257 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 159 (4.87%) User Experience
3 132 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 127 (3.89%) Greenfield Project
5 114 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
6 86 (2.63%) NHS
7 74 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 71 (2.17%) Fintech
8 71 (2.17%) Public Cloud
9 69 (2.11%) Data Centre
10 53 (1.62%) Virtual Team
11 49 (1.50%) CAN bus
12 44 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
13 41 (1.25%) Device Driver
14 38 (1.16%) Driving Licence
15 35 (1.07%) Management Information System
16 32 (0.98%) PMI
17 28 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
18 27 (0.83%) EPoS
19 21 (0.64%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 323 (9.89%) Linux
2 295 (9.03%) Windows
3 116 (3.55%) Apple iOS
4 95 (2.91%) Android
5 63 (1.93%) Unix
6 49 (1.50%) FreeRTOS
7 46 (1.41%) Windows Server
8 43 (1.32%) Windows 10
9 32 (0.98%) CentOS
10 26 (0.80%) Windows 7
11 19 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.24%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.18%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.12%) Solaris
14 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.092%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.061%) AIX
16 2 (0.061%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 908 (27.79%) Scrum
2 553 (16.93%) TDD
3 507 (15.52%) MVC
4 505 (15.46%) Software Engineering
5 479 (14.66%) Test Automation
6 396 (12.12%) Waterfall
7 351 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
8 347 (10.62%) SDLC
9 333 (10.19%) DevOps
10 327 (10.01%) Problem-Solving
11 320 (9.79%) Project Management
12 284 (8.69%) Microservices
13 278 (8.51%) Mentoring
14 260 (7.96%) Unit Testing
15 240 (7.35%) OO
16 229 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
17 227 (6.95%) BDD
18 219 (6.70%) Web Development
19 200 (6.12%) Computer Science
20 181 (5.54%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 997 (30.52%) C#
2 939 (28.74%) JavaScript
3 860 (26.32%) Java
4 840 (25.71%) SQL
5 242 (7.41%) Python
6 189 (5.79%) T-SQL
7 142 (4.35%) C++
8 110 (3.37%) PHP
9 105 (3.21%) PowerShell
9 105 (3.21%) Ruby
10 103 (3.15%) VB.NET
11 101 (3.09%) C
12 71 (2.17%) TypeScript
13 56 (1.71%) Java 8
14 49 (1.50%) Perl
15 48 (1.47%) Scala
16 38 (1.16%) VB
17 37 (1.13%) Go
18 34 (1.04%) Bash Shell
18 34 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 506 (15.49%) Degree
2 119 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 115 (3.52%) ISEB
4 100 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 76 (2.33%) ISTQB
6 71 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (1.56%) Master's Degree
8 44 (1.35%) SC Cleared
9 40 (1.22%) MCP
9 40 (1.22%) PMI Certification
10 37 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 32 (0.98%) MCPD
12 27 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (0.58%) MCSE
14 17 (0.52%) DBS Check
15 16 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (0.49%) PMP
16 15 (0.46%) CISSP
17 13 (0.40%) BC Cleared
17 13 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 287 (8.78%) QA
2 101 (3.09%) GDPR
3 44 (1.35%) PMO
4 31 (0.95%) SLA
5 14 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.37%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.092%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.031%) ISO 26262
11 1 (0.031%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.031%) MISRA
11 1 (0.031%) P3O
11 1 (0.031%) SEPA
11 1 (0.031%) WCAG
System Software
1 213 (6.52%) Docker
2 70 (2.14%) Firmware
3 54 (1.65%) Active Directory
4 30 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (0.37%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.24%) HDFS
8 6 (0.18%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.12%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.12%) vSphere
10 3 (0.092%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.092%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.061%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.061%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.061%) etcd
11 2 (0.061%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.031%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.031%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 108 (3.31%) Puppet
2 94 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
3 86 (2.63%) Kubernetes
4 77 (2.36%) Ansible
5 61 (1.87%) Terraform
6 30 (0.92%) Packer
7 27 (0.83%) Consul
8 23 (0.70%) ZABBIX
9 22 (0.67%) Grafana
10 21 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
10 21 (0.64%) Graphite
11 20 (0.61%) Opsview
12 17 (0.52%) WSUS
13 16 (0.49%) Nagios
13 16 (0.49%) Salt
14 15 (0.46%) SCCM
15 14 (0.43%) Oozie
16 11 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
17 8 (0.24%) Prometheus
18 7 (0.21%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 657 (20.11%) Microsoft
2 153 (4.68%) Oracle
3 149 (4.56%) Google
4 80 (2.45%) SAP
5 67 (2.05%) Atlassian
6 54 (1.65%) VMware
7 50 (1.53%) Tableau
8 39 (1.19%) ServiceNow
9 36 (1.10%) Xamarin
10 31 (0.95%) Adobe
11 27 (0.83%) ForgeRock
12 26 (0.80%) Cisco
13 25 (0.77%) IBM
14 20 (0.61%) Facebook
15 18 (0.55%) Apple
15 18 (0.55%) HP
16 17 (0.52%) CheckPoint
17 16 (0.49%) Red Hat
17 16 (0.49%) Splunk
18 15 (0.46%) F5