Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 536 337 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 31.94% 27.83% 28.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.92% 30.44% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 475 307 402
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £73,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1,535 1,107 1,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.48% 91.41% 87.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,262 976 1,158
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,953
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.19% +1.21%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,150 £55,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +1 439 £45,000 +12.50% 66
Durham -1 79 £40,000 +5.96% 14
Northumberland +11 6 £43,750 +16.67% 1
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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.

1 233 (43.47%) C#
2 224 (41.79%) .NET
3 185 (34.51%) Microsoft
4 184 (34.33%) JavaScript
5 172 (32.09%) MVC
6 170 (31.72%) HTML
7 142 (26.49%) ASP.NET
8 141 (26.31%) Scrum
9 128 (23.88%) AngularJS
10 126 (23.51%) TDD
10 126 (23.51%) SQL
11 125 (23.32%) Java
12 119 (22.20%) SQL Server
13 114 (21.27%) Git (software)
14 102 (19.03%) Microsoft Azure
14 102 (19.03%) Web Services
15 96 (17.91%) Software Engineering
16 94 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
17 92 (17.16%) CSS
18 89 (16.60%) .NET Framework
19 87 (16.23%) Degree
20 85 (15.86%) Problem-Solving
21 81 (15.11%) Amazon AWS
22 79 (14.74%) HTML5
22 79 (14.74%) BDD
23 77 (14.37%) SDLC
24 68 (12.69%) OO
25 67 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
26 65 (12.13%) Team Foundation Server
27 64 (11.94%) DevOps

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 27 (5.04%) CMS
2 16 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.43%) IIS
4 12 (2.24%) Confluence
4 12 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (2.05%) Umbraco
6 10 (1.87%) Apache
7 8 (1.49%) IBM Notes
8 7 (1.31%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.93%) JBoss
9 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.75%) Kentico
11 3 (0.56%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.56%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.56%) nginx
11 3 (0.56%) WordPress
12 2 (0.37%) Jetty
12 2 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.93%) InfoPath
2 5 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.56%) InDesign
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Magento
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.19%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 102 (19.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (15.11%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (5.60%) SaaS
4 13 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.93%) Google Play
7 4 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (0.75%) GitHub
7 4 (0.75%) Office 365
7 4 (0.75%) Trello
8 3 (0.56%) iTunes
8 3 (0.56%) PaaS
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.37%) Datadog
9 2 (0.37%) G Suite
9 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.37%) iPaaS
9 2 (0.37%) NuGet
10 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.24%) Firewall
2 9 (1.68%) HTTP
3 7 (1.31%) SMS
4 5 (0.93%) Internet
5 4 (0.75%) DNS
5 4 (0.75%) SSL
6 3 (0.56%) VPN
7 2 (0.37%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.37%) LAN
7 2 (0.37%) Network Security
7 2 (0.37%) SAN
7 2 (0.37%) WAN
7 2 (0.37%) Wireless
8 1 (0.19%) DHCP
8 1 (0.19%) FTP
8 1 (0.19%) Intranet
8 1 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (22.20%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.02%) NoSQL
3 28 (5.22%) SQL Server 2016
4 23 (4.29%) MySQL
5 18 (3.36%) Relational Database
6 16 (2.99%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.68%) Big Data
9 9 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.31%) RavenDB
11 7 (1.31%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.12%) Redis
12 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.75%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (0.75%) Pentaho
14 4 (0.75%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 114 (21.27%) Git (software)
2 65 (12.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (7.28%) Visual Studio
4 33 (6.16%) Jenkins
4 33 (6.16%) Selenium
5 23 (4.29%) JIRA
6 18 (3.36%) Cucumber
7 15 (2.80%) JUnit
8 13 (2.43%) TeamCity
8 13 (2.43%) Visual Studio Team System
9 12 (2.24%) Subversion
10 9 (1.68%) Jasmine
10 9 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (1.68%) Protractor
11 8 (1.49%) SoapUI
11 8 (1.49%) TestNG
12 7 (1.31%) JMeter
12 7 (1.31%) LoadRunner
12 7 (1.31%) Maven
13 6 (1.12%) NUnit
General
1 63 (11.75%) Advertising
2 50 (9.33%) Finance
3 44 (8.21%) Manufacturing
4 17 (3.17%) Marketing
5 14 (2.61%) Games
6 13 (2.43%) Electronics
7 12 (2.24%) Banking
8 9 (1.68%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.75%) Publishing
9 4 (0.75%) Retail
10 3 (0.56%) Law
11 2 (0.37%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 237 (44.22%) Developer
2 86 (16.04%) .NET Developer
3 73 (13.62%) Software Developer
4 66 (12.31%) Analyst
5 48 (8.96%) Architect
6 45 (8.40%) C# Developer
7 43 (8.02%) Senior Developer
8 35 (6.53%) Software Engineer
9 33 (6.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 33 (6.16%) Java Developer
10 30 (5.60%) .NET Software Developer
10 30 (5.60%) Project Manager
11 26 (4.85%) Business Analyst
12 24 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
13 23 (4.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 23 (4.29%) Technical Leader
14 22 (4.10%) Test Analyst
15 21 (3.92%) Junior
16 20 (3.73%) Applications Architect
17 18 (3.36%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (41.79%) .NET
2 170 (31.72%) HTML
3 142 (26.49%) ASP.NET
4 128 (23.88%) AngularJS
5 102 (19.03%) Web Services
6 94 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 92 (17.16%) CSS
8 89 (16.60%) .NET Framework
9 79 (14.74%) HTML5
10 67 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 58 (10.82%) jQuery
11 58 (10.82%) RESTful
12 55 (10.26%) React
13 48 (8.96%) Node.js
14 44 (8.21%) Entity Framework
15 42 (7.84%) WCF
16 40 (7.46%) .NET Core
17 32 (5.97%) REST
18 31 (5.78%) XSLT
19 30 (5.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.72%) User Experience
3 29 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.05%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.68%) Social Media
8 8 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.31%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.31%) Social Network
10 5 (0.93%) BBC
10 5 (0.93%) iPhone
11 4 (0.75%) Animation
11 4 (0.75%) Arduino
11 4 (0.75%) CUDA
11 4 (0.75%) Life Science
12 3 (0.56%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.56%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.56%) Replication
12 3 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.60%) Windows
2 27 (5.04%) Linux
3 18 (3.36%) Unix
4 13 (2.43%) Android
5 10 (1.87%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.31%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.56%) Solaris
7 3 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.19%) CentOS
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (32.09%) MVC
2 141 (26.31%) Scrum
3 126 (23.51%) TDD
4 96 (17.91%) Software Engineering
5 85 (15.86%) Problem-Solving
6 79 (14.74%) BDD
7 77 (14.37%) SDLC
8 68 (12.69%) OO
9 64 (11.94%) DevOps
10 62 (11.57%) Continuous Integration
11 61 (11.38%) Mentoring
11 61 (11.38%) Test Automation
12 52 (9.70%) Web Development
13 47 (8.77%) Waterfall
14 45 (8.40%) Project Management
15 36 (6.72%) Web Application Development
16 32 (5.97%) Continuous Delivery
17 31 (5.78%) Migration
17 31 (5.78%) Unit Testing
18 29 (5.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 233 (43.47%) C#
2 184 (34.33%) JavaScript
3 126 (23.51%) SQL
4 125 (23.32%) Java
5 62 (11.57%) C++
6 45 (8.40%) Ruby
7 37 (6.90%) T-SQL
8 33 (6.16%) TypeScript
9 27 (5.04%) PHP
10 24 (4.48%) C
11 23 (4.29%) Python
12 22 (4.10%) PowerShell
13 15 (2.80%) Bash Shell
14 13 (2.43%) VB.NET
15 8 (1.49%) Scala
15 8 (1.49%) VB
16 7 (1.31%) Java 8
16 7 (1.31%) Korn
17 6 (1.12%) Apple Swift
17 6 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 87 (16.23%) Degree
2 21 (3.92%) ISEB
3 11 (2.05%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.12%) ISEB Practitioner
4 6 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.93%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.75%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.37%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.37%) CCDP
8 2 (0.37%) CCNP
8 2 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.37%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.37%) MCSD
8 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.37%) PMP
8 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (11.38%) QA
2 8 (1.49%) GDPR
3 4 (0.75%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.37%) WCAG
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (1.68%) Docker
2 5 (0.93%) Firmware
3 3 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.37%) XenApp
5 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (4.66%) Puppet
2 17 (3.17%) Terraform
3 15 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (2.24%) Ansible
5 11 (2.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (1.12%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.93%) Nagios
8 3 (0.56%) Packer
9 2 (0.37%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.37%) Mesos
9 2 (0.37%) SCCM
9 2 (0.37%) SCOM
9 2 (0.37%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.19%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 185 (34.51%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.78%) Oracle
2 31 (5.78%) Xamarin
3 15 (2.80%) Google
4 14 (2.61%) SAP
5 12 (2.24%) Sitecore
6 8 (1.49%) Apple
6 8 (1.49%) Capita
6 8 (1.49%) Lotus
7 6 (1.12%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.12%) Facebook
7 6 (1.12%) VMware
8 5 (0.93%) Nintex
8 5 (0.93%) Sony
8 5 (0.93%) Yahoo!
9 4 (0.75%) Atmel
9 4 (0.75%) New Relic
9 4 (0.75%) Twitter
10 3 (0.56%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.56%) Splunk