Period
to 17 November 2017

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

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 339 370 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.91% 24.44% 34.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.58% 28.93% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 301 328 557
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +13.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,533 £28,250
90th Percentile £64,063 £60,040 £58,074
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 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 1186 1279 1397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.14% 84.48% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 1084 1199
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,775 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,625 £57,500
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 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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Tyne and Wear +2 271 £42,750 +6.88% 31
Durham -8 64 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Northumberland - 1 £35,000 -
Teesside - 1 £35,000 - 3
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 North East region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 133 (39.23%) .NET
2 120 (35.40%) C#
3 99 (29.20%) SQL Server
4 97 (28.61%) MVC
5 90 (26.55%) ASP.NET
6 84 (24.78%) Test Automation
7 80 (23.60%) Degree
8 77 (22.71%) JavaScript
9 73 (21.53%) TDD
10 68 (20.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 64 (18.88%) Scrum
11 64 (18.88%) SDLC
12 62 (18.29%) SQL
13 60 (17.70%) HTML
14 59 (17.40%) Mentoring
15 58 (17.11%) Java
16 55 (16.22%) Oracle
16 55 (16.22%) Microsoft
17 50 (14.75%) Software Engineering
17 50 (14.75%) Security Cleared
18 47 (13.86%) CSS
19 46 (13.57%) AngularJS
20 45 (13.27%) Selenium
20 45 (13.27%) Web Services
21 43 (12.68%) OO
22 42 (12.39%) Computer Science
23 39 (11.50%) DevOps
24 37 (10.91%) Case Management
24 37 (10.91%) Linux
24 37 (10.91%) HTML5

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 21 (6.19%) Documentum
2 14 (4.13%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.54%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (3.24%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.77%) Confluence
6 5 (1.47%) CMS
7 4 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.18%) SAS
7 4 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.18%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.59%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.29%) Apache
9 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (4.72%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.06%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (2.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (3.24%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.88%) assyst
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (5.60%) GitHub
3 12 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.88%) SaaS
5 2 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.59%) iTunes
5 2 (0.59%) Office 365
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.08%) SMS
2 6 (1.77%) Firewall
3 3 (0.88%) HTTP
4 2 (0.59%) Skype
4 2 (0.59%) VPN
5 1 (0.29%) 802.15
5 1 (0.29%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.29%) DNS
5 1 (0.29%) Internet
5 1 (0.29%) Network Security
5 1 (0.29%) SSL
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.29%) VLAN
5 1 (0.29%) Wireless
5 1 (0.29%) Wireless Security
5 1 (0.29%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (29.20%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.03%) Oracle Database
3 18 (5.31%) MongoDB
3 18 (5.31%) Oracle Database 12c
4 17 (5.01%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.42%) RDBMS
6 14 (4.13%) MySQL
6 14 (4.13%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.83%) Big Data
8 11 (3.24%) NoSQL
8 11 (3.24%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.77%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.77%) RavenDB
11 4 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.18%) SAP BW
11 4 (1.18%) SAP HANA
11 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 45 (13.27%) Selenium
2 36 (10.62%) Git (software)
3 30 (8.85%) Jenkins
4 28 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (7.08%) Cucumber
6 18 (5.31%) JIRA
7 15 (4.42%) WebDriver
8 10 (2.95%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.77%) JMeter
9 6 (1.77%) Ranorex
10 5 (1.47%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.18%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.18%) Maven
11 4 (1.18%) Robot Framework
11 4 (1.18%) Subversion
12 3 (0.88%) JUnit
13 2 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.59%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.59%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.59%) TestNG
General
1 24 (7.08%) Advertising
1 24 (7.08%) Finance
2 14 (4.13%) Retail
3 8 (2.36%) Marketing
4 6 (1.77%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.18%) Banking
5 4 (1.18%) Games
5 4 (1.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.59%) Electronics
6 2 (0.59%) Publishing
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Local Government
7 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 144 (42.48%) Developer
2 80 (23.60%) .NET Developer
3 43 (12.68%) Analyst
4 39 (11.50%) Software Developer
5 34 (10.03%) .NET Software Developer
6 33 (9.73%) Architect
6 33 (9.73%) C# Developer
7 30 (8.85%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (7.96%) DBA
9 22 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 21 (6.19%) ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (5.31%) Oracle DBA
12 17 (5.01%) Java Developer
13 16 (4.72%) Full Stack Developer
13 16 (4.72%) Lead Developer
14 15 (4.42%) Software Engineer
15 14 (4.13%) Business Analyst
15 14 (4.13%) C# Software Developer
16 13 (3.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 12 (3.54%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (39.23%) .NET
2 90 (26.55%) ASP.NET
3 68 (20.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 60 (17.70%) HTML
5 47 (13.86%) CSS
6 46 (13.57%) AngularJS
7 45 (13.27%) Web Services
8 37 (10.91%) HTML5
9 35 (10.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 34 (10.03%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (8.85%) .NET Framework
11 30 (8.85%) Node.js
12 28 (8.26%) REST
13 27 (7.96%) Entity Framework
13 27 (7.96%) SOAP
14 24 (7.08%) KnockoutJS
14 24 (7.08%) React
15 23 (6.78%) WCF
16 18 (5.31%) Ajax
16 18 (5.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.39%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.13%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.13%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.83%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.36%) User Experience
7 7 (2.06%) Social Media
8 6 (1.77%) BBC
9 5 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.88%) Animation
11 2 (0.59%) Fintech
11 2 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.29%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.29%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.29%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.29%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.29%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.29%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.91%) Linux
2 26 (7.67%) Windows
3 18 (5.31%) Oracle Linux
4 17 (5.01%) Android
5 16 (4.72%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.47%) Unix
7 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.29%) CentOS
8 1 (0.29%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (28.61%) MVC
2 84 (24.78%) Test Automation
3 73 (21.53%) TDD
4 64 (18.88%) Scrum
4 64 (18.88%) SDLC
5 59 (17.40%) Mentoring
6 50 (14.75%) Software Engineering
7 43 (12.68%) OO
8 39 (11.50%) DevOps
9 37 (10.91%) Case Management
10 35 (10.32%) BDD
11 33 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (9.44%) Software Testing
13 30 (8.85%) ITIL
13 30 (8.85%) User Stories
14 29 (8.55%) Waterfall
14 29 (8.55%) Web Development
15 24 (7.08%) Business Analysis
15 24 (7.08%) Validation
16 23 (6.78%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 120 (35.40%) C#
2 77 (22.71%) JavaScript
3 62 (18.29%) SQL
4 58 (17.11%) Java
5 23 (6.78%) Ruby
6 14 (4.13%) PHP
7 13 (3.83%) C++
8 11 (3.24%) VBA
9 8 (2.36%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.06%) Python
11 4 (1.18%) C
11 4 (1.18%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.18%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.88%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.59%) Perl
13 2 (0.59%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.59%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.59%) XPath
13 2 (0.59%) XQuery
14 1 (0.29%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 80 (23.60%) Degree
2 50 (14.75%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.54%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (2.65%) ISTQB
7 8 (2.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (2.36%) MCSA
7 8 (2.36%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.06%) DV Cleared
8 7 (2.06%) ISEB
8 7 (2.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 7 (2.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (1.77%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (1.47%) CISSP
11 4 (1.18%) CEH
11 4 (1.18%) GCIH
11 4 (1.18%) GSEC
12 3 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.59%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.73%) QA
2 12 (3.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (3.54%) SLA
3 4 (1.18%) PMO
4 1 (0.29%) COBIT
4 1 (0.29%) GDPR
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 20 (5.90%) Virtual Machines
2 18 (5.31%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.47%) Docker
4 1 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (5.31%) Data Guard
1 18 (5.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 17 (5.01%) Puppet
3 16 (4.72%) ZABBIX
4 12 (3.54%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.29%) Ansible
6 1 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.29%) Kibana
6 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.29%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.29%) Packer
6 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (16.22%) Microsoft
1 55 (16.22%) Oracle
2 23 (6.78%) Pega
3 14 (4.13%) Xamarin
4 12 (3.54%) EMC
5 9 (2.65%) Google
5 9 (2.65%) SAP
6 7 (2.06%) Sun
7 6 (1.77%) Apple
8 5 (1.47%) Facebook
8 5 (1.47%) Sony
8 5 (1.47%) Tableau
8 5 (1.47%) Yahoo!
9 4 (1.18%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.18%) Splunk
10 3 (0.88%) Progress
10 3 (0.88%) Remedy
11 2 (0.59%) Cognos
11 2 (0.59%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.59%) Zend