Period
to 22 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 414 361 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 26.09% 27.35% 35.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.78% 32.20% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 369 324 470
North East median annual salary £42,000 £37,942 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.70% -5.15% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,550 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,694 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 1,390 1,121 1,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.59% 84.92% 89.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,216 936 1,064
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £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 22 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 22 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 0 344 £44,000 +10.00% 68
Durham -7 60 £34,000 -2.86% 11
Northumberland -2 6 £31,250 -19.35%
Teesside - 1 £35,000 - 2
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 186 (44.93%) .NET
2 175 (42.27%) C#
3 130 (31.40%) MVC
4 128 (30.92%) ASP.NET
5 115 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 113 (27.29%) JavaScript
7 103 (24.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 100 (24.15%) Scrum
9 98 (23.67%) Degree
10 90 (21.74%) HTML
11 89 (21.50%) AngularJS
12 88 (21.26%) TDD
13 86 (20.77%) Test Automation
14 83 (20.05%) Java
15 78 (18.84%) SQL
16 74 (17.87%) Microsoft
17 65 (15.70%) SDLC
18 64 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 63 (15.22%) CSS
20 61 (14.73%) HTML5
21 60 (14.49%) OO
21 60 (14.49%) Software Engineering
21 60 (14.49%) Mentoring
22 56 (13.53%) Finance
23 53 (12.80%) BDD
24 51 (12.32%) .NET Framework
25 49 (11.84%) Web Application Development
25 49 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API
26 47 (11.35%) Git (software)
27 46 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure

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 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.38%) Documentum
3 7 (1.69%) 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 (0.48%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.48%) CMS
6 2 (0.48%) Skype for Business
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
7 1 (0.24%) SAS
7 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.93%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.24%) InVision
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (3.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (3.86%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.72%) assyst
4 1 (0.24%) Magento
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.90%) GitHub
4 8 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.21%) SaaS
6 4 (0.97%) Office 365
7 2 (0.48%) Google Play
7 2 (0.48%) IaaS
7 2 (0.48%) 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%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.35%) SMS
2 6 (1.45%) Firewall
3 3 (0.72%) Internet
4 2 (0.48%) Skype
4 2 (0.48%) 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
1 115 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 28 (6.76%) MongoDB
4 25 (6.04%) NoSQL
5 24 (5.80%) RavenDB
6 21 (5.07%) Oracle Database
7 20 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (3.86%) MySQL
9 15 (3.62%) Big Data
10 7 (1.69%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.69%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.21%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.48%) SAP BW
15 2 (0.48%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 47 (11.35%) Git (software)
2 46 (11.11%) Selenium
3 44 (10.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (7.49%) Cucumber
5 21 (5.07%) Jenkins
6 20 (4.83%) JIRA
7 12 (2.90%) WebDriver
8 11 (2.66%) SoapUI
9 7 (1.69%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.69%) JUnit
9 7 (1.69%) TestNG
10 5 (1.21%) JMeter
10 5 (1.21%) Protractor
11 4 (0.97%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.97%) Ranorex
11 4 (0.97%) Robot Framework
11 4 (0.97%) Subversion
12 3 (0.72%) Maven
12 3 (0.72%) NUnit
12 3 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (13.53%) Finance
2 29 (7.00%) Manufacturing
3 26 (6.28%) Advertising
4 21 (5.07%) Marketing
5 14 (3.38%) Retail
6 12 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.42%) Electronics
8 4 (0.97%) Banking
9 3 (0.72%) Games
10 2 (0.48%) Publishing
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 197 (47.58%) Developer
2 119 (28.74%) .NET Developer
3 62 (14.98%) Analyst
4 53 (12.80%) Software Developer
5 48 (11.59%) .NET Software Developer
6 45 (10.87%) Architect
7 41 (9.90%) C# Developer
8 36 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 27 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 20 (4.83%) Business Analyst
10 20 (4.83%) Test Analyst
11 19 (4.59%) Java Developer
12 17 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
12 17 (4.11%) Lead Developer
13 15 (3.62%) QA Analyst
13 15 (3.62%) QA Test Analyst
14 14 (3.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (3.38%) Senior Developer
15 13 (3.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (44.93%) .NET
2 128 (30.92%) ASP.NET
3 103 (24.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 90 (21.74%) HTML
5 89 (21.50%) AngularJS
6 64 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 63 (15.22%) CSS
8 61 (14.73%) HTML5
9 51 (12.32%) .NET Framework
10 49 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 44 (10.63%) Node.js
11 44 (10.63%) Web Services
12 31 (7.49%) KnockoutJS
12 31 (7.49%) React
12 31 (7.49%) RESTful
13 30 (7.25%) CSS3
14 29 (7.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (6.28%) WCF
16 22 (5.31%) Entity Framework
16 22 (5.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
1 28 (6.76%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 16 (3.86%) Fintech
5 15 (3.62%) Social Media
6 14 (3.38%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.14%) BBC
8 11 (2.66%) Virtual Team
9 10 (2.42%) User Experience
10 6 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.72%) Animation
11 3 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.72%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.72%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.48%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.48%) iPhone
13 1 (0.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.24%) Mobile Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.21%) Windows
2 27 (6.52%) Linux
3 23 (5.56%) Android
4 20 (4.83%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (1.21%) Unix
7 3 (0.72%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (31.40%) MVC
2 100 (24.15%) Scrum
3 88 (21.26%) TDD
4 86 (20.77%) Test Automation
5 65 (15.70%) SDLC
6 60 (14.49%) Mentoring
6 60 (14.49%) OO
6 60 (14.49%) Software Engineering
7 53 (12.80%) BDD
8 49 (11.84%) Web Application Development
9 41 (9.90%) Software Testing
10 40 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (9.66%) Web Development
11 39 (9.42%) Waterfall
12 37 (8.94%) DevOps
13 32 (7.73%) User Stories
14 31 (7.49%) SOLID
15 30 (7.25%) Domain-Driven Design
15 30 (7.25%) ITIL
16 29 (7.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 175 (42.27%) C#
2 113 (27.29%) JavaScript
3 83 (20.05%) Java
4 78 (18.84%) SQL
5 36 (8.70%) Ruby
6 23 (5.56%) C++
7 22 (5.31%) PHP
8 16 (3.86%) VBA
9 15 (3.62%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.38%) VB
11 13 (3.14%) T-SQL
11 13 (3.14%) TypeScript
12 12 (2.90%) Python
13 6 (1.45%) C
13 6 (1.45%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.21%) Scala
15 3 (0.72%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.48%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.48%) Perl
17 1 (0.24%) Go
Qualifications
1 98 (23.67%) Degree
2 27 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 20 (4.83%) ISEB
4 16 (3.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (3.38%) ISEB Practitioner
6 13 (3.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (2.90%) ISTQB
8 11 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (1.93%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.69%) DV Cleared
10 7 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 7 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.21%) CISSP
11 5 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.97%) CEH
12 4 (0.97%) GCIH
12 4 (0.97%) GSEC
12 4 (0.97%) MCSA
12 4 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.18%) 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 8 (1.93%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (2.90%) ZABBIX
2 10 (2.42%) Puppet
3 6 (1.45%) Data Guard
3 6 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (0.97%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.72%) Nagios
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 (17.87%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.18%) Oracle
3 17 (4.11%) Pega
3 17 (4.11%) Xamarin
4 16 (3.86%) SAP
5 15 (3.62%) Google
6 13 (3.14%) Apple
6 13 (3.14%) Facebook
6 13 (3.14%) Sony
6 13 (3.14%) Yahoo!
7 7 (1.69%) Sun
8 5 (1.21%) EMC
9 4 (0.97%) Splunk
10 3 (0.72%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.72%) Remedy
11 2 (0.48%) Cognos
11 2 (0.48%) Progress
11 2 (0.48%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.48%) Twitter
11 2 (0.48%) Zend