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

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
22 Sep 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 411 427 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 34.83% 28.77% 26.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.19% 31.28% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 288 422 258
North East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

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 1,105 1,365 1,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 93.64% 91.98% 91.27%
Number of salaries quoted 797 1,118 888
North East median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -5.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £23,100
90th Percentile £61,000 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 September 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 September 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 +1 374 £45,000 -5.54% 59
Durham -12 29 £40,000 -11.11% 18
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 137 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 111 (27.01%) C#
3 109 (26.52%) JavaScript
4 106 (25.79%) Coaching
5 99 (24.09%) Java
6 91 (22.14%) Software Engineering
7 89 (21.65%) Problem-Solving
8 80 (19.46%) .NET
9 79 (19.22%) SQL
10 74 (18.00%) Scrum
11 69 (16.79%) Sage
12 67 (16.30%) AWS
13 63 (15.33%) Degree
14 62 (15.09%) QA
15 61 (14.84%) Azure
16 60 (14.60%) Test Automation
17 57 (13.87%) Public Sector
18 56 (13.63%) AngularJS
19 55 (13.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
20 53 (12.90%) Microsoft
21 52 (12.65%) Git (software)
22 51 (12.41%) SaaS
23 50 (12.17%) Analytics
24 45 (10.95%) Oracle
25 43 (10.46%) JIRA
26 42 (10.22%) HTML
27 40 (9.73%) DevOps
28 39 (9.49%) TDD
29 38 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
30 37 (9.00%) C++

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 18 (4.38%) Confluence
2 9 (2.19%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.70%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.97%) CMS
4 4 (0.97%) IIS
4 4 (0.97%) Mule ESB
5 3 (0.73%) Drupal
5 3 (0.73%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.73%) WordPress
6 2 (0.49%) Apache
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.24%) nginx
7 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.22%) Sketch
3 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.73%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.49%) InDesign
5 2 (0.49%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.24%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Magento
1 1 (0.24%) Maximo
1 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 67 (16.30%) AWS
2 61 (14.84%) Azure
3 51 (12.41%) SaaS
4 16 (3.89%) Serverless
5 13 (3.16%) Amazon S3
6 12 (2.92%) Office 365
7 11 (2.68%) AWS Lambda
7 11 (2.68%) PaaS
8 10 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (2.43%) Amazon SQS
8 10 (2.43%) Sage Pay
9 8 (1.95%) GCP
10 4 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.97%) GitHub
10 4 (0.97%) IaaS
11 3 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.49%) Datadog
13 1 (0.24%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.95%) DHCP
1 8 (1.95%) DNS
2 7 (1.70%) Firewall
2 7 (1.70%) Skype
2 7 (1.70%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.22%) Network Security
4 4 (0.97%) BGP
4 4 (0.97%) Intranet
4 4 (0.97%) OSPF
4 4 (0.97%) Unified Communications
4 4 (0.97%) VPN
4 4 (0.97%) WAN
4 4 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.73%) Bluetooth
5 3 (0.73%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.73%) NAS
5 3 (0.73%) SAN
6 2 (0.49%) HTTP
6 2 (0.49%) IPsec
6 2 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.08%) MySQL
3 24 (5.84%) Big Data
4 19 (4.62%) MongoDB
4 19 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (3.16%) Redis
7 12 (2.92%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.43%) Data Lake
8 10 (2.43%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.19%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.19%) Sqoop
10 8 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.70%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.46%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.22%) DB2
13 5 (1.22%) Firebird
13 5 (1.22%) InterBase
14 3 (0.73%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 52 (12.65%) Git (software)
2 43 (10.46%) JIRA
3 35 (8.52%) Selenium
4 23 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (4.14%) Jenkins
5 17 (4.14%) WebDriver
6 10 (2.43%) IntelliJ
7 9 (2.19%) Bitbucket
8 8 (1.95%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.95%) ERwin
8 8 (1.95%) HP UFT
9 7 (1.70%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.46%) LoadRunner
11 5 (1.22%) JMeter
11 5 (1.22%) JUnit
11 5 (1.22%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.22%) TestRail
12 4 (0.97%) Maven
12 4 (0.97%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (13.87%) Public Sector
2 28 (6.81%) Finance
3 23 (5.60%) Marketing
4 22 (5.35%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.19%) Publishing
7 5 (1.22%) Electronics
8 4 (0.97%) Banking
9 3 (0.73%) Retail
10 2 (0.49%) Advertising
10 2 (0.49%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
11 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 99 (24.09%) Developer
2 49 (11.92%) Software Engineer
3 48 (11.68%) Analyst
4 36 (8.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 31 (7.54%) Architect
6 27 (6.57%) Test Engineer
7 25 (6.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 24 (5.84%) Senior Developer
9 20 (4.87%) Test Analyst
10 18 (4.38%) Applications Architect
10 18 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (4.14%) PHP Developer
11 17 (4.14%) Software Developer
12 16 (3.89%) Business Analyst
13 15 (3.65%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 14 (3.41%) Automation Test Analyst
14 14 (3.41%) QA Engineer
15 13 (3.16%) Java Developer
16 10 (2.43%) Java Software Engineer
16 10 (2.43%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (19.46%) .NET
2 56 (13.63%) AngularJS
3 42 (10.22%) HTML
4 34 (8.27%) Web Services
5 26 (6.33%) jQuery
5 26 (6.33%) Node.js
6 23 (5.60%) CSS
6 23 (5.60%) Redux
6 23 (5.60%) REST
7 22 (5.35%) Visualforce
8 21 (5.11%) Backbone.js
8 21 (5.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (4.87%) XSLT
10 17 (4.14%) .NET Core
11 14 (3.41%) .NET Framework
12 12 (2.92%) ASP.NET
13 10 (2.43%) HTML5
14 9 (2.19%) Kafka
14 9 (2.19%) Laravel
14 9 (2.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.30%) Mobile App
3 23 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (4.62%) User Experience
5 14 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.16%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.92%) Public Cloud
8 11 (2.68%) Robotics
8 11 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.70%) Analytical Mindset
9 7 (1.70%) NHS
10 6 (1.46%) Tandem
11 3 (0.73%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.49%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.49%) CUDA
12 2 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.49%) Life Science
12 2 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.49%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.54%) Linux
2 22 (5.35%) Windows
3 13 (3.16%) Android
4 10 (2.43%) Unix
5 8 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.70%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.46%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.73%) AIX
8 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.24%) Mesosphere
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 106 (25.79%) Coaching
3 91 (22.14%) Software Engineering
4 89 (21.65%) Problem-Solving
5 74 (18.00%) Scrum
6 60 (14.60%) Test Automation
7 55 (13.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 50 (12.17%) Analytics
9 40 (9.73%) DevOps
10 39 (9.49%) TDD
11 35 (8.52%) Computer Science
12 33 (8.03%) Waterfall
13 32 (7.79%) Project Management
14 28 (6.81%) Microservices
15 27 (6.57%) Product Roadmap
16 25 (6.08%) SDLC
17 24 (5.84%) Service Management
18 23 (5.60%) MVC
18 23 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
18 23 (5.60%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 111 (27.01%) C#
2 109 (26.52%) JavaScript
3 99 (24.09%) Java
4 79 (19.22%) SQL
5 37 (9.00%) C++
6 36 (8.76%) Python
7 26 (6.33%) PHP
8 25 (6.08%) Ruby
9 23 (5.60%) T-SQL
10 22 (5.35%) Apex Code
11 10 (2.43%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.19%) Perl
12 9 (2.19%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.19%) Scala
13 7 (1.70%) C
14 6 (1.46%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.97%) Lua
15 4 (0.97%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.97%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.73%) R
Qualifications
1 63 (15.33%) Degree
2 20 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.22%) DBS Check
3 5 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (1.22%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.97%) CCDP
4 4 (0.97%) CCNP
4 4 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.73%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.73%) ISEB
6 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.49%) MCSA
6 2 (0.49%) MCSE
6 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.24%) CAPM
7 1 (0.24%) CCIE
7 1 (0.24%) PgMP
7 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.24%) PMP
7 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (15.09%) QA
2 8 (1.95%) GDPR
3 3 (0.73%) SLA
3 3 (0.73%) WCAG
4 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (2.43%) IAG
2 7 (1.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.70%) Docker
3 4 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.73%) HDFS
5 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.24%) RACF
Systems Management
1 16 (3.89%) Puppet
2 14 (3.41%) Terraform
3 13 (3.16%) Ansible
4 7 (1.70%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.97%) Packer
7 2 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.49%) Nagios
7 2 (0.49%) Oozie
7 2 (0.49%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.49%) SCCM
7 2 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.49%) vMotion
8 1 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.24%) Forum Sentry
8 1 (0.24%) Nessus
8 1 (0.24%) SnapMirror
8 1 (0.24%) SnapVault
8 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 69 (16.79%) Sage
2 53 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 45 (10.95%) Oracle
4 24 (5.84%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (3.16%) Informatica
6 12 (2.92%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.68%) Cloudera
8 9 (2.19%) Cisco
9 6 (1.46%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.46%) VMware
10 5 (1.22%) Google
10 5 (1.22%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.97%) Progress
11 4 (0.97%) Talend
12 3 (0.73%) BMC
12 3 (0.73%) Genesys
12 3 (0.73%) SAP
12 3 (0.73%) Splunk
13 2 (0.49%) BT
13 2 (0.49%) Hortonworks