Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 577 396 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 30.40% 29.55% 33.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.22% 33.59% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 510 366 420
North East median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,875 £73,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +2.04%

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 1,737 1,179 1,183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.52% 87.99% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,492 1,023 1,037
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,062 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.93% -1.17% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +1 468 £45,000 +12.50% 64
Durham +1 89 £36,250 +3.57% 22
Northumberland +6 10 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Teesside - 1 £35,000 -
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 285 (49.39%) C#
2 276 (47.83%) .NET
3 201 (34.84%) MVC
4 199 (34.49%) JavaScript
5 187 (32.41%) ASP.NET
6 184 (31.89%) HTML
7 172 (29.81%) Microsoft
8 156 (27.04%) Scrum
9 154 (26.69%) AngularJS
10 139 (24.09%) Degree
11 137 (23.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 136 (23.57%) SQL Server
13 131 (22.70%) Java
14 129 (22.36%) SQL
15 127 (22.01%) TDD
16 112 (19.41%) HTML5
17 101 (17.50%) CSS
18 99 (17.16%) Software Engineering
19 96 (16.64%) OO
20 95 (16.46%) Git (software)
21 94 (16.29%) .NET Framework
22 93 (16.12%) Microsoft Azure
22 93 (16.12%) SDLC
23 90 (15.60%) Web Services
24 89 (15.42%) Test Automation
25 81 (14.04%) BDD
26 78 (13.52%) ASP.NET Web API
27 74 (12.82%) Finance
28 72 (12.48%) Advertising
29 71 (12.31%) Team Foundation 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 22 (3.81%) CMS
2 14 (2.43%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (1.91%) Umbraco
4 8 (1.39%) Confluence
5 5 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.69%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.69%) IIS
6 4 (0.69%) Kentico
7 3 (0.52%) Apache
7 3 (0.52%) nginx
7 3 (0.52%) WordPress
8 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.35%) SAS
8 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.17%) Documentum
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.35%) InDesign
6 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.17%) InVision
Business Applications
1 11 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.56%) Dynamics GP
3 8 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 93 (16.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (4.33%) SaaS
4 18 (3.12%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.04%) Google Play
6 4 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.52%) Trello
8 2 (0.35%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.35%) iTunes
8 2 (0.35%) NuGet
8 2 (0.35%) Office 365
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.17%) IaaS
9 1 (0.17%) PaaS
9 1 (0.17%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.73%) SMS
2 6 (1.04%) Firewall
3 5 (0.87%) HTTP
4 3 (0.52%) DNS
4 3 (0.52%) Internet
4 3 (0.52%) SSL
4 3 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (23.57%) SQL Server
2 60 (10.40%) SQL Server 2016
3 51 (8.84%) NoSQL
4 32 (5.55%) MongoDB
5 31 (5.37%) RavenDB
6 18 (3.12%) MySQL
7 13 (2.25%) Big Data
8 12 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.73%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.39%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.87%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle OWB
15 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 95 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 71 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (8.67%) Selenium
4 35 (6.07%) Cucumber
5 29 (5.03%) Visual Studio
6 21 (3.64%) Jenkins
7 20 (3.47%) JIRA
8 18 (3.12%) JUnit
9 15 (2.60%) SoapUI
10 14 (2.43%) TestNG
11 13 (2.25%) Jasmine
11 13 (2.25%) Protractor
12 12 (2.08%) WebDriver
13 11 (1.91%) Visual Studio Team System
14 9 (1.56%) Subversion
15 8 (1.39%) JMeter
15 8 (1.39%) LoadRunner
15 8 (1.39%) MSTest
15 8 (1.39%) NUnit
15 8 (1.39%) Robot Framework
General
1 74 (12.82%) Finance
2 72 (12.48%) Advertising
3 57 (9.88%) Manufacturing
4 35 (6.07%) Marketing
5 22 (3.81%) Electronics
6 19 (3.29%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.73%) Games
8 9 (1.56%) Retail
9 4 (0.69%) Banking
10 3 (0.52%) Publishing
11 2 (0.35%) Automotive
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 276 (47.83%) Developer
2 137 (23.74%) .NET Developer
3 83 (14.38%) Software Developer
4 68 (11.79%) Analyst
5 58 (10.05%) C# Developer
6 53 (9.19%) .NET Software Developer
6 53 (9.19%) Architect
7 45 (7.80%) C# .NET Developer
8 38 (6.59%) Senior Developer
9 32 (5.55%) Software Engineer
10 30 (5.20%) Java Developer
10 30 (5.20%) Test Analyst
11 28 (4.85%) Project Manager
12 25 (4.33%) ASP.NET Developer
13 24 (4.16%) QA Analyst
14 22 (3.81%) Designer
14 22 (3.81%) QA Test Analyst
15 21 (3.64%) C# Software Developer
16 20 (3.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 20 (3.47%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (47.83%) .NET
2 187 (32.41%) ASP.NET
3 184 (31.89%) HTML
4 154 (26.69%) AngularJS
5 137 (23.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 112 (19.41%) HTML5
7 101 (17.50%) CSS
8 94 (16.29%) .NET Framework
9 90 (15.60%) Web Services
10 78 (13.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 67 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 60 (10.40%) Node.js
13 59 (10.23%) React
14 57 (9.88%) RESTful
15 48 (8.32%) CSS3
15 48 (8.32%) WCF
16 45 (7.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 43 (7.45%) jQuery
17 43 (7.45%) REST
18 36 (6.24%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.03%) Computer Science
3 28 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (3.47%) Social Media
6 18 (3.12%) User Experience
7 17 (2.95%) BBC
7 17 (2.95%) Mobile App
8 16 (2.77%) Fintech
8 16 (2.77%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.04%) iPhone
10 5 (0.87%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.87%) Social Network
11 4 (0.69%) Arduino
11 4 (0.69%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.69%) Life Science
11 4 (0.69%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.52%) Animation
12 3 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (5.89%) Windows
2 25 (4.33%) Linux
3 22 (3.81%) Android
4 16 (2.77%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.73%) Unix
6 5 (0.87%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.35%) Solaris
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (34.84%) MVC
2 156 (27.04%) Scrum
3 127 (22.01%) TDD
4 99 (17.16%) Software Engineering
5 96 (16.64%) OO
6 93 (16.12%) SDLC
7 89 (15.42%) Test Automation
8 81 (14.04%) BDD
9 67 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
10 65 (11.27%) Web Development
11 63 (10.92%) Mentoring
11 63 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
12 58 (10.05%) Waterfall
12 58 (10.05%) Web Application Development
13 53 (9.19%) DevOps
14 48 (8.32%) Project Management
15 42 (7.28%) Software Testing
16 39 (6.76%) SOLID
17 38 (6.59%) Test Scripting
18 32 (5.55%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 285 (49.39%) C#
2 199 (34.49%) JavaScript
3 131 (22.70%) Java
4 129 (22.36%) SQL
5 58 (10.05%) Ruby
6 47 (8.15%) C++
7 34 (5.89%) TypeScript
8 31 (5.37%) PHP
9 24 (4.16%) T-SQL
10 19 (3.29%) Python
10 19 (3.29%) VB
10 19 (3.29%) VB.NET
11 11 (1.91%) C
12 10 (1.73%) VBA
13 9 (1.56%) Scala
14 8 (1.39%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.69%) Apple Swift
15 4 (0.69%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.69%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 139 (24.09%) Degree
2 35 (6.07%) ISEB
3 18 (3.12%) ISEB Practitioner
3 18 (3.12%) ISTQB
3 18 (3.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.04%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.52%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.35%) MCSD
9 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.35%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.17%) CITP
10 1 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.17%) PMP
10 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (10.23%) QA
2 4 (0.69%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.35%) WCAG
4 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (0.69%) Firmware
2 1 (0.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (1.91%) Puppet
2 10 (1.73%) Terraform
3 9 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.69%) Nagios
6 3 (0.52%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 172 (29.81%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.07%) Xamarin
3 34 (5.89%) Oracle
4 25 (4.33%) SAP
5 24 (4.16%) Google
6 18 (3.12%) Apple
7 17 (2.95%) Facebook
7 17 (2.95%) Sony
7 17 (2.95%) Yahoo!
8 11 (1.91%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.04%) Capita
10 5 (0.87%) Twitter
11 4 (0.69%) Atmel
11 4 (0.69%) Pega
12 3 (0.52%) Adobe
12 3 (0.52%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.52%) Rackspace
12 3 (0.52%) VMware
13 2 (0.35%) Infor
13 2 (0.35%) WorldPay