Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 389 544 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 30.11% 31.65% 30.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.72% 34.30% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 300 472 353
North East median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £30,199 £28,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £71,560 £62,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 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 1,189 1,586 1,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.03% 92.26% 92.36%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1,340 1,029
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.68% -5.33%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,088 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £52,500
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 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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 +1 336 £45,000 - 33
Durham -10 47 £36,750 -2.00% 6
Teesside - 1 £35,500 -
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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.

1 147 (37.79%) C#
2 116 (29.82%) Mentoring
3 115 (29.56%) Java
4 103 (26.48%) .NET
5 97 (24.94%) JavaScript
6 84 (21.59%) C++
7 75 (19.28%) Coaching
8 72 (18.51%) Degree
9 71 (18.25%) HTML
10 69 (17.74%) Software Engineering
10 69 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
11 68 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
12 65 (16.71%) Test Automation
13 64 (16.45%) Microsoft
14 62 (15.94%) Scrum
15 57 (14.65%) SQL
15 57 (14.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 54 (13.88%) Technical Leadership
17 53 (13.62%) Git (software)
17 53 (13.62%) TDD
18 48 (12.34%) MVC
19 44 (11.31%) CSS
19 44 (11.31%) AngularJS
20 43 (11.05%) Selenium
21 42 (10.80%) Oracle
22 41 (10.54%) Python
22 41 (10.54%) QA
22 41 (10.54%) DevOps
23 40 (10.28%) Web Services
24 39 (10.03%) SQL Server

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 12 (3.08%) Apache
1 12 (3.08%) Apache Spark
2 8 (2.06%) Confluence
3 7 (1.80%) IIS
4 6 (1.54%) Mule ESB
4 6 (1.54%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.29%) JBoss
6 4 (1.03%) CMS
6 4 (1.03%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.77%) Drupal
7 3 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.77%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.51%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.51%) WordPress
9 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.26%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 6 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.29%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.26%) EngageOne
5 1 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Maximo
3 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 57 (14.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (9.25%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (6.43%) SaaS
4 11 (2.83%) GitHub
4 11 (2.83%) Office 365
5 6 (1.54%) Power Platform
6 5 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.29%) IaaS
6 5 (1.29%) PaaS
7 3 (0.77%) BrowserStack
7 3 (0.77%) Serverless
8 2 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.51%) Datadog
8 2 (0.51%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.26%) Slack
9 1 (0.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.88%) Firewall
2 16 (4.11%) Network Security
3 14 (3.60%) Cisco Wireless
3 14 (3.60%) LAN
3 14 (3.60%) WAN
3 14 (3.60%) Wireless
3 14 (3.60%) Wireless Security
4 11 (2.83%) DNS
5 9 (2.31%) DHCP
6 6 (1.54%) Skype
6 6 (1.54%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.77%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.77%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.77%) NAS
7 3 (0.77%) SAN
8 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.26%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.26%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (0.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (10.03%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.66%) Big Data
3 15 (3.86%) MongoDB
3 15 (3.86%) NoSQL
3 15 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (3.34%) Apache Hive
5 11 (2.83%) MySQL
5 11 (2.83%) Spark SQL
6 10 (2.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (2.57%) Hadoop
6 10 (2.57%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.31%) HBase
7 9 (2.31%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.31%) Sqoop
8 7 (1.80%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.54%) Power BI
9 6 (1.54%) Redis
9 6 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.77%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 53 (13.62%) Git (software)
2 43 (11.05%) Selenium
3 29 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (6.94%) WebDriver
5 20 (5.14%) JIRA
6 15 (3.86%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.34%) Visual Studio
8 12 (3.08%) Bitbucket
9 11 (2.83%) SoapUI
10 9 (2.31%) JUnit
10 9 (2.31%) Maven
11 8 (2.06%) Cucumber
11 8 (2.06%) Subversion
12 7 (1.80%) JMeter
13 5 (1.29%) AccuRev
13 5 (1.29%) Gatling
13 5 (1.29%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.03%) Gradle
14 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 3 (0.77%) SpecFlow
General
1 23 (5.91%) Manufacturing
2 20 (5.14%) Finance
3 16 (4.11%) Marketing
4 7 (1.80%) Electronics
4 7 (1.80%) Retail
5 5 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.03%) Publishing
7 3 (0.77%) Banking
7 3 (0.77%) Games
8 2 (0.51%) Automotive
8 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
9 1 (0.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 100 (25.71%) Developer
2 53 (13.62%) Architect
3 52 (13.37%) Analyst
4 35 (9.00%) Software Engineer
5 31 (7.97%) Software Developer
6 28 (7.20%) Test Analyst
7 27 (6.94%) .NET Developer
8 23 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
9 22 (5.66%) Head of Architecture
10 21 (5.40%) C# Developer
11 20 (5.14%) Applications Architect
11 20 (5.14%) Java Developer
12 18 (4.63%) Automation Test Analyst
12 18 (4.63%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (4.37%) Technical Leader
14 16 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 16 (4.11%) PHP Developer
15 15 (3.86%) C# .NET Developer
15 15 (3.86%) Selenium Test Analyst
16 14 (3.60%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (26.48%) .NET
2 71 (18.25%) HTML
3 44 (11.31%) AngularJS
3 44 (11.31%) CSS
4 40 (10.28%) Web Services
5 37 (9.51%) ASP.NET
6 33 (8.48%) HTML5
7 27 (6.94%) jQuery
8 24 (6.17%) XSLT
9 22 (5.66%) .NET Framework
10 21 (5.40%) Spring
11 19 (4.88%) JSON
12 17 (4.37%) REST
13 16 (4.11%) Entity Framework
14 15 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (3.86%) Node.js
15 14 (3.60%) CSS3
16 12 (3.08%) SOAP
17 11 (2.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (2.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 68 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.66%) User Experience
3 21 (5.40%) Data Centre
4 20 (5.14%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.08%) Fintech
6 10 (2.57%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.31%) Public Cloud
8 8 (2.06%) Analytical Mindset
8 8 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.06%) Tandem
9 5 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.03%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.03%) NHS
11 2 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.51%) CUDA
11 2 (0.51%) Life Science
11 2 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.51%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.51%) Robotics
12 1 (0.26%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.77%) Linux
2 36 (9.25%) Windows
3 17 (4.37%) Unix
4 12 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (3.08%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.83%) Android
6 6 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (29.82%) Mentoring
2 75 (19.28%) Coaching
3 69 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
3 69 (17.74%) Software Engineering
4 65 (16.71%) Test Automation
5 62 (15.94%) Scrum
6 54 (13.88%) Technical Leadership
7 53 (13.62%) TDD
8 48 (12.34%) MVC
9 41 (10.54%) DevOps
10 39 (10.03%) Computer Science
11 31 (7.97%) Analytics
12 29 (7.46%) Software Architecture
13 26 (6.68%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (6.68%) Migration
14 24 (6.17%) Microservices
15 23 (5.91%) BDD
16 22 (5.66%) Collaborative Working
17 21 (5.40%) SOA
18 20 (5.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 147 (37.79%) C#
2 115 (29.56%) Java
3 97 (24.94%) JavaScript
4 84 (21.59%) C++
5 57 (14.65%) SQL
6 41 (10.54%) Python
7 31 (7.97%) Ruby
8 25 (6.43%) C
9 23 (5.91%) T-SQL
10 22 (5.66%) PHP
11 14 (3.60%) PowerShell
12 13 (3.34%) Scala
12 13 (3.34%) VB.NET
13 11 (2.83%) Perl
14 10 (2.57%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.03%) VB
16 3 (0.77%) R
16 3 (0.77%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.51%) C++/CLI
17 2 (0.51%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 72 (18.51%) Degree
2 29 (7.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (3.60%) CCDP
3 14 (3.60%) CCNP
3 14 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (2.83%) DBS Check
5 10 (2.57%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.57%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.29%) ISEB
6 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.77%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.77%) MCSA
8 3 (0.77%) MCSE
9 2 (0.51%) CITP
9 2 (0.51%) HND
9 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.51%) MCSD
9 2 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.54%) QA
2 6 (1.54%) GDPR
3 4 (1.03%) PMO
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (2.57%) Hyper-V
2 9 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.31%) Apache Flume
2 9 (2.31%) Docker
2 9 (2.31%) HDFS
3 4 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.51%) Firmware
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (3.34%) Ansible
2 12 (3.08%) Terraform
3 11 (2.83%) Oozie
3 11 (2.83%) Puppet
4 6 (1.54%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.77%) Packer
5 3 (0.77%) SCCM
6 2 (0.51%) Nagios
7 1 (0.26%) CASB
7 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.26%) Forum Sentry
7 1 (0.26%) Kibana
7 1 (0.26%) Nessus
7 1 (0.26%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 64 (16.45%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.80%) Oracle
3 20 (5.14%) Cisco
4 11 (2.83%) Cloudera
4 11 (2.83%) Hortonworks
5 10 (2.57%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.80%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.54%) SAP
7 6 (1.54%) VMware
8 4 (1.03%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.03%) BMC
8 4 (1.03%) Google
8 4 (1.03%) Meraki
8 4 (1.03%) Progress
8 4 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.77%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.51%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.51%) Infor
10 2 (0.51%) New Relic
10 2 (0.51%) WooCommerce