Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 412 362 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 26.67% 27.06% 35.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.43% 31.81% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 368 320 464
North East median annual salary £42,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,700 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,125 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,354 1,138 1,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.64% 85.05% 89.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,178 946 1,061
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
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 North East

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in the North East

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the North East.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in the North East

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the North East over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in the North East

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Tyne and Wear 0 340 £44,000 +10.00% 64
Durham -4 64 £35,000 - 10
Northumberland -3 4 £31,250 -19.35% 2
Teesside - 1 £35,000 - 2
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 184 (44.66%) .NET
2 172 (41.75%) C#
3 130 (31.55%) MVC
4 128 (31.07%) ASP.NET
5 117 (28.40%) SQL Server
6 106 (25.73%) JavaScript
7 102 (24.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 99 (24.03%) Scrum
9 96 (23.30%) Degree
10 87 (21.12%) Test Automation
10 87 (21.12%) TDD
11 86 (20.87%) HTML
11 86 (20.87%) AngularJS
12 80 (19.42%) Java
13 78 (18.93%) SQL
14 74 (17.96%) Microsoft
15 67 (16.26%) SDLC
16 62 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 60 (14.56%) CSS
17 60 (14.56%) OO
17 60 (14.56%) Software Engineering
17 60 (14.56%) Mentoring
18 59 (14.32%) HTML5
19 54 (13.11%) Finance
20 52 (12.62%) BDD
21 49 (11.89%) .NET Framework
21 49 (11.89%) ASP.NET Web API
22 48 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
22 48 (11.65%) Web Application Development
23 46 (11.17%) Selenium

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 19 (4.61%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.40%) Documentum
3 7 (1.70%) Confluence
4 5 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.21%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.21%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.49%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.24%) CMS
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.24%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (4.13%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.94%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.70%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.24%) InVision
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (3.88%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.73%) assyst
4 1 (0.24%) Magento
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 48 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.91%) GitHub
4 8 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.21%) SaaS
6 4 (0.97%) Office 365
7 2 (0.49%) IaaS
7 2 (0.49%) iTunes
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.24%) Google Play
8 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.85%) SMS
2 6 (1.46%) Firewall
3 3 (0.73%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) Skype
4 2 (0.49%) VPN
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) HTTP
5 1 (0.24%) Network Security
5 1 (0.24%) VLAN
5 1 (0.24%) Wireless
5 1 (0.24%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 41 (9.95%) SQL Server 2016
3 30 (7.28%) MongoDB
4 24 (5.83%) NoSQL
4 24 (5.83%) Oracle Database
4 24 (5.83%) RavenDB
5 20 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.64%) MySQL
7 14 (3.40%) Big Data
8 10 (2.43%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.43%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.18%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.97%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.49%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.49%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 46 (11.17%) Selenium
2 44 (10.68%) Git (software)
3 42 (10.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (7.52%) Cucumber
5 21 (5.10%) Jenkins
6 19 (4.61%) JIRA
7 13 (3.16%) WebDriver
8 12 (2.91%) SoapUI
9 8 (1.94%) JUnit
9 8 (1.94%) TestNG
10 7 (1.70%) Jasmine
11 6 (1.46%) JMeter
12 5 (1.21%) Protractor
12 5 (1.21%) Ranorex
12 5 (1.21%) Visual Studio
13 4 (0.97%) LoadRunner
13 4 (0.97%) NUnit
13 4 (0.97%) Robot Framework
14 3 (0.73%) MSTest
14 3 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 54 (13.11%) Finance
2 27 (6.55%) Manufacturing
3 25 (6.07%) Advertising
4 21 (5.10%) Marketing
5 14 (3.40%) Retail
6 12 (2.91%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.43%) Electronics
8 4 (0.97%) Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Games
9 2 (0.49%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 188 (45.63%) Developer
2 118 (28.64%) .NET Developer
3 61 (14.81%) Analyst
4 52 (12.62%) Software Developer
5 48 (11.65%) .NET Software Developer
6 44 (10.68%) Architect
7 39 (9.47%) C# Developer
8 36 (8.74%) C# .NET Developer
9 27 (6.55%) ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 20 (4.85%) Business Analyst
11 19 (4.61%) Test Analyst
12 17 (4.13%) C# Software Developer
12 17 (4.13%) DBA
12 17 (4.13%) Java Developer
12 17 (4.13%) Lead Developer
13 15 (3.64%) Software Engineer
14 14 (3.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (3.40%) QA Analyst
14 14 (3.40%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (44.66%) .NET
2 128 (31.07%) ASP.NET
3 102 (24.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 86 (20.87%) AngularJS
4 86 (20.87%) HTML
5 62 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 60 (14.56%) CSS
7 59 (14.32%) HTML5
8 49 (11.89%) .NET Framework
8 49 (11.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 44 (10.68%) Web Services
10 42 (10.19%) Node.js
11 32 (7.77%) RESTful
12 31 (7.52%) KnockoutJS
13 30 (7.28%) CSS3
13 30 (7.28%) React
14 28 (6.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (6.31%) WCF
16 22 (5.34%) Entity Framework
16 22 (5.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.77%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (4.37%) Mobile App
5 17 (4.13%) Fintech
6 15 (3.64%) Social Media
7 14 (3.40%) Management Information System
8 13 (3.16%) BBC
9 11 (2.67%) Virtual Team
10 9 (2.18%) User Experience
11 6 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.73%) Animation
12 3 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.73%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.73%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
14 1 (0.24%) 3D Graphics
14 1 (0.24%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 1 (0.24%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.25%) Windows
2 31 (7.52%) Linux
3 23 (5.58%) Android
4 20 (4.85%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.18%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (1.21%) Unix
7 3 (0.73%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (31.55%) MVC
2 99 (24.03%) Scrum
3 87 (21.12%) TDD
3 87 (21.12%) Test Automation
4 67 (16.26%) SDLC
5 60 (14.56%) Mentoring
5 60 (14.56%) OO
5 60 (14.56%) Software Engineering
6 52 (12.62%) BDD
7 48 (11.65%) Web Application Development
8 42 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (9.95%) Software Testing
10 40 (9.71%) Waterfall
11 38 (9.22%) DevOps
12 36 (8.74%) Web Development
13 33 (8.01%) User Stories
14 31 (7.52%) ITIL
15 30 (7.28%) SOLID
16 29 (7.04%) Domain-Driven Design
17 28 (6.80%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 172 (41.75%) C#
2 106 (25.73%) JavaScript
3 80 (19.42%) Java
4 78 (18.93%) SQL
5 35 (8.50%) Ruby
6 23 (5.58%) C++
7 20 (4.85%) PHP
8 16 (3.88%) VBA
9 15 (3.64%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.40%) T-SQL
10 14 (3.40%) VB
11 12 (2.91%) TypeScript
12 11 (2.67%) Python
13 6 (1.46%) C
13 6 (1.46%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.21%) Scala
15 3 (0.73%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.73%) XPath
16 2 (0.49%) Perl
16 2 (0.49%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 96 (23.30%) Degree
2 31 (7.52%) Security Cleared
3 19 (4.61%) ISEB
4 16 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (3.16%) ISEB Practitioner
6 13 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (2.91%) ISTQB
8 8 (1.94%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.70%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 7 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (1.21%) CISSP
11 5 (1.21%) MCSA
12 4 (0.97%) CEH
12 4 (0.97%) GCIH
12 4 (0.97%) GSEC
12 4 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.49%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.98%) QA
2 5 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.21%) PMO
2 5 (1.21%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) COBIT
3 1 (0.24%) GDPR
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 11 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (2.18%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (2.91%) ZABBIX
2 10 (2.43%) Puppet
3 9 (2.18%) Data Guard
3 9 (2.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (1.46%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.73%) Nagios
5 3 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.24%) Ansible
6 1 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.24%) Packer
6 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 74 (17.96%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.19%) Oracle
3 18 (4.37%) Xamarin
4 17 (4.13%) Pega
5 16 (3.88%) SAP
6 14 (3.40%) Google
7 13 (3.16%) Apple
7 13 (3.16%) Facebook
7 13 (3.16%) Sony
7 13 (3.16%) Yahoo!
8 7 (1.70%) Sun
9 5 (1.21%) EMC
10 4 (0.97%) Splunk
11 3 (0.73%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.73%) Remedy
12 2 (0.49%) Cognos
12 2 (0.49%) Progress
12 2 (0.49%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.49%) WorldPay
12 2 (0.49%) Zend