Period
to 5 July 2020

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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 255 356 559
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 28.15% 27.66% 32.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.54% 29.82% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 182 303 501
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £74,875 £72,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% +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 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 835 1,194 1,596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.16% 92.77% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 638 899 1,319
Median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +7.93%
10th Percentile £25,350 £25,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,625 £61,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in the North East over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

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 5 July 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
Tyne and Wear 0 227 £47,500 +5.56% 48
Durham 0 27 £40,000 +8.84% 13
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 5 July 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 North East region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 90 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 66 (25.88%) C#
3 65 (25.49%) TDD
4 57 (22.35%) Software Engineering
5 53 (20.78%) Test Automation
6 49 (19.22%) Java
6 49 (19.22%) Web Services
6 49 (19.22%) Python
7 44 (17.25%) PHP
8 43 (16.86%) Problem-Solving
9 42 (16.47%) .NET
9 42 (16.47%) QA
10 40 (15.69%) DevOps
11 39 (15.29%) MySQL
11 39 (15.29%) HTML
11 39 (15.29%) Git (software)
11 39 (15.29%) Marketing
12 37 (14.51%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (14.51%) SaaS
13 34 (13.33%) Azure
13 34 (13.33%) Mobile App
14 33 (12.94%) AngularJS
15 31 (12.16%) Redis
16 30 (11.76%) Degree
17 29 (11.37%) Regression Testing
17 29 (11.37%) PostgreSQL
17 29 (11.37%) Redux
18 27 (10.59%) REST
18 27 (10.59%) Scrum
18 27 (10.59%) C++

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 3 (1.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.78%) Apache
2 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.39%) CMS
3 1 (0.39%) Drupal
3 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.39%) IIS
3 1 (0.39%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (2.35%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.51%) SaaS
2 34 (13.33%) Azure
3 23 (9.02%) AWS
4 15 (5.88%) Power Platform
5 9 (3.53%) GitHub
6 6 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.96%) GCP
8 3 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.18%) Datadog
8 3 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.18%) npm
9 2 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.78%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.78%) IaaS
9 2 (0.78%) Office 365
9 2 (0.78%) PaaS
9 2 (0.78%) PowerApps
9 2 (0.78%) Serverless
9 2 (0.78%) Slack
9 2 (0.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.96%) DNS
2 4 (1.57%) Firewall
2 4 (1.57%) VPN
3 2 (0.78%) Skype
4 1 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.29%) MySQL
2 31 (12.16%) Redis
3 29 (11.37%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 15 (5.88%) Power BI
6 12 (4.71%) SQL Server
7 8 (3.14%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.35%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.96%) Big Data
9 5 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.96%) QlikView
10 3 (1.18%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.78%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 39 (15.29%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 16 (6.27%) JIRA
5 15 (5.88%) Postman
6 12 (4.71%) Selenium
7 11 (4.31%) Babel
7 11 (4.31%) PHPUnit
7 11 (4.31%) webpack
8 9 (3.53%) Jenkins
9 8 (3.14%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.75%) JMeter
11 6 (2.35%) Maven
12 5 (1.96%) ERwin
12 5 (1.96%) Gatling
12 5 (1.96%) JIRA Agile
13 4 (1.57%) JUnit
14 3 (1.18%) HP UFT
15 2 (0.78%) Protractor
15 2 (0.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (15.29%) Marketing
2 18 (7.06%) Finance
3 16 (6.27%) Manufacturing
4 13 (5.10%) Public Sector
5 12 (4.71%) Retail
6 6 (2.35%) Banking
7 5 (1.96%) Games
8 3 (1.18%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Publishing
10 1 (0.39%) Law
10 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 82 (32.16%) Developer
2 40 (15.69%) Analyst
3 34 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 26 (10.20%) Test Analyst
5 23 (9.02%) Software Developer
6 19 (7.45%) Architect
6 19 (7.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (6.67%) PHP Software Engineer
8 15 (5.88%) Applications Architect
8 15 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 14 (5.49%) React Developer
9 14 (5.49%) Tester
10 13 (5.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 12 (4.71%) Software Analyst
11 12 (4.71%) Software Test Analyst
11 12 (4.71%) Software Tester
12 11 (4.31%) .NET Developer
12 11 (4.31%) PHP Developer
13 10 (3.92%) Senior Developer
14 9 (3.53%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (19.22%) Web Services
2 42 (16.47%) .NET
3 39 (15.29%) HTML
4 33 (12.94%) AngularJS
5 29 (11.37%) Redux
6 27 (10.59%) REST
7 23 (9.02%) CSS
7 23 (9.02%) Symfony
8 17 (6.67%) XSLT
9 16 (6.27%) React
10 15 (5.88%) SOAP
11 13 (5.10%) ASP.NET
11 13 (5.10%) RESTful
12 11 (4.31%) .NET Framework
12 11 (4.31%) Laravel
12 11 (4.31%) Vue.js
13 9 (3.53%) .NET Core
13 9 (3.53%) Node.js
14 8 (3.14%) Spring
15 7 (2.75%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.51%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (4.31%) User Experience
5 9 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.96%) Kindle
6 5 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.18%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.78%) Animation
8 2 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.78%) Wiki
9 1 (0.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.84%) Linux
2 8 (3.14%) Windows
3 6 (2.35%) Unix
4 5 (1.96%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.18%) CentOS
5 3 (1.18%) Debian
6 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.49%) TDD
2 57 (22.35%) Software Engineering
3 53 (20.78%) Test Automation
4 43 (16.86%) Problem-Solving
5 40 (15.69%) DevOps
6 29 (11.37%) Regression Testing
7 27 (10.59%) Scrum
8 26 (10.20%) Integration Testing
9 25 (9.80%) BDD
10 23 (9.02%) Migration
11 22 (8.63%) Agile Testing
11 22 (8.63%) Data Science
12 21 (8.24%) Test Scripting
13 20 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (7.84%) Mentoring
13 20 (7.84%) MVC
14 19 (7.45%) Software Testing
15 18 (7.06%) OO
16 17 (6.67%) Waterfall
16 17 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 90 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 66 (25.88%) C#
3 49 (19.22%) Java
3 49 (19.22%) Python
4 44 (17.25%) PHP
5 27 (10.59%) C++
6 23 (9.02%) SQL
7 19 (7.45%) Lua
8 16 (6.27%) T-SQL
9 15 (5.88%) TypeScript
10 12 (4.71%) PowerShell
11 11 (4.31%) ES6
12 10 (3.92%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.35%) Java 8
14 4 (1.57%) Ruby
15 2 (0.78%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.39%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (11.76%) Degree
2 6 (2.35%) PhD
3 3 (1.18%) ISEB
4 2 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.47%) QA
System Software
1 11 (4.31%) Docker
2 5 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (5.49%) Terraform
2 11 (4.31%) Ansible
3 9 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.53%) Puppet
4 4 (1.57%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.18%) Grafana
Vendors
1 15 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.49%) Sage
3 6 (2.35%) Alteryx
3 6 (2.35%) Tableau
4 5 (1.96%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.18%) Dynatrace
6 3 (1.18%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.78%) Remedy
7 2 (0.78%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.39%) Dell
8 1 (0.39%) Informatica
8 1 (0.39%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.39%) TIBCO