Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 414 376 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 29.85% 25.60% 25.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.02% 28.19% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 418 342 324
North East median annual salary £48,575 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.44% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,533
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £60,094
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 1,293 1,334 1,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 93.22% 90.81% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,033 1,154 1,056
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,875 £58,750
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 13 December 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 13 December 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 0 369 £49,812 +15.84% 106
Durham +7 40 £40,000 +14.29% 19
Teesside +4 1 £35,500 +1.43%
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 128 (30.92%) Mentoring
2 107 (25.85%) Java
3 102 (24.64%) Scrum
4 99 (23.91%) JavaScript
5 94 (22.71%) Git (software)
6 87 (21.01%) Problem-Solving
7 86 (20.77%) C#
7 86 (20.77%) HTML
8 85 (20.53%) Coaching
9 79 (19.08%) DevOps
10 74 (17.87%) SQL
11 71 (17.15%) TDD
12 67 (16.18%) MVC
13 66 (15.94%) CSS
14 62 (14.98%) Software Engineering
15 60 (14.49%) AngularJS
16 59 (14.25%) Linux
16 59 (14.25%) .NET
16 59 (14.25%) Microsoft Azure
17 58 (14.01%) Degree
17 58 (14.01%) C++
18 56 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
19 54 (13.04%) Analytics
20 53 (12.80%) Web Services
20 53 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
21 52 (12.56%) Test Automation
22 49 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
22 49 (11.84%) BDD
23 48 (11.59%) Docker
24 46 (11.11%) Jenkins

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 21 (5.07%) Confluence
2 12 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.66%) Apache Solr
3 11 (2.66%) Apache Spark
4 10 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.69%) Apache
5 7 (1.69%) IIS
6 4 (0.97%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.72%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.72%) Jetty
8 2 (0.48%) CMS
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.48%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.24%) Drupal
9 1 (0.24%) JBoss
9 1 (0.24%) nginx
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 59 (14.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.42%) Office 365
3 10 (2.42%) SaaS
4 8 (1.93%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (1.93%) GitHub
4 8 (1.93%) IaaS
4 8 (1.93%) PaaS
5 6 (1.45%) Datadog
5 6 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.97%) Serverless
8 2 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.24%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.24%) Google Play
9 1 (0.24%) NuGet
9 1 (0.24%) Route 53
9 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.90%) Firewall
2 11 (2.66%) LAN
3 10 (2.42%) Cisco Wireless
3 10 (2.42%) Network Security
3 10 (2.42%) WAN
3 10 (2.42%) Wireless
3 10 (2.42%) Wireless Security
4 8 (1.93%) Internet
5 2 (0.48%) DNS
5 2 (0.48%) Skype
5 2 (0.48%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.24%) DHCP
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) PBX
6 1 (0.24%) PSTN
6 1 (0.24%) SMS
6 1 (0.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.73%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.04%) NoSQL
3 19 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (4.59%) MySQL
4 18 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (3.86%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.42%) Big Data
7 9 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 9 (2.17%) Power BI
8 8 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (1.93%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.69%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (1.45%) Redis
10 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.21%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.21%) Pentaho
11 5 (1.21%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 94 (22.71%) Git (software)
2 46 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 37 (8.94%) Selenium
4 30 (7.25%) Cucumber
4 30 (7.25%) JIRA
5 28 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (4.59%) Subversion
6 19 (4.59%) TeamCity
7 17 (4.11%) JUnit
7 17 (4.11%) Maven
8 16 (3.86%) Gradle
9 15 (3.62%) Bitbucket
9 15 (3.62%) GitLab
10 12 (2.90%) Gatling
10 12 (2.90%) JMeter
11 11 (2.66%) Visual Studio
12 10 (2.42%) LoadRunner
13 9 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.97%) AccuRev
14 4 (0.97%) SoapUI
General
1 42 (10.14%) Finance
2 21 (5.07%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.14%) Games
4 9 (2.17%) Advertising
5 5 (1.21%) Automotive
5 5 (1.21%) Banking
6 4 (0.97%) Law
6 4 (0.97%) Retail
6 4 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.72%) Legal
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
8 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 116 (28.02%) Developer
2 55 (13.29%) Analyst
3 52 (12.56%) Architect
4 46 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 33 (7.97%) Java Developer
6 30 (7.25%) Business Analyst
7 27 (6.52%) .NET Developer
8 26 (6.28%) Applications Architect
9 25 (6.04%) Software Developer
10 24 (5.80%) Software Engineer
11 23 (5.56%) C# Developer
12 20 (4.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (4.83%) Senior Developer
13 19 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (4.35%) Test Analyst
15 17 (4.11%) Support Engineer
16 16 (3.86%) Infrastructure Support
16 16 (3.86%) Server Engineer
16 16 (3.86%) Server Support
16 16 (3.86%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (20.77%) HTML
2 66 (15.94%) CSS
3 60 (14.49%) AngularJS
4 59 (14.25%) .NET
5 53 (12.80%) Web Services
6 35 (8.45%) jQuery
7 30 (7.25%) ASP.NET
8 29 (7.00%) Node.js
9 28 (6.76%) HTML5
10 27 (6.52%) JSON
11 25 (6.04%) SOAP
11 25 (6.04%) Spring
12 23 (5.56%) XSLT
13 22 (5.31%) Hibernate
13 22 (5.31%) React
14 21 (5.07%) REST
15 18 (4.35%) RESTful
15 18 (4.35%) Spring Boot
16 17 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (3.62%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.21%) User Experience
3 18 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (2.17%) Private Cloud
5 8 (1.93%) Public Cloud
6 7 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.21%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (0.97%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.72%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (0.72%) CUDA
10 3 (0.72%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.72%) Fintech
10 3 (0.72%) Tandem
11 2 (0.48%) Clustering
11 2 (0.48%) Podcast
11 2 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.25%) Linux
2 44 (10.63%) Windows
3 24 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (4.59%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.17%) Unix
7 4 (0.97%) Android
8 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.24%) CentOS
9 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.24%) VME
9 1 (0.24%) VMS
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (30.92%) Mentoring
2 102 (24.64%) Scrum
3 87 (21.01%) Problem-Solving
4 85 (20.53%) Coaching
5 79 (19.08%) DevOps
6 71 (17.15%) TDD
7 67 (16.18%) MVC
8 62 (14.98%) Software Engineering
9 54 (13.04%) Analytics
10 53 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
11 52 (12.56%) Test Automation
12 49 (11.84%) BDD
13 44 (10.63%) Configuration Management
14 34 (8.21%) Technical Leadership
15 33 (7.97%) Microservices
15 33 (7.97%) Service Management
16 32 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (7.73%) Web Development
17 30 (7.25%) SDLC
18 27 (6.52%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 107 (25.85%) Java
2 99 (23.91%) JavaScript
3 86 (20.77%) C#
4 74 (17.87%) SQL
5 58 (14.01%) C++
6 35 (8.45%) Python
7 25 (6.04%) PHP
7 25 (6.04%) T-SQL
8 22 (5.31%) C
9 19 (4.59%) Bash Shell
10 17 (4.11%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.14%) Ruby
12 12 (2.90%) Perl
13 11 (2.66%) Scala
14 10 (2.42%) VB.NET
15 9 (2.17%) Java 8
16 6 (1.45%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.97%) R
18 3 (0.72%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (14.01%) Degree
2 13 (3.14%) DBS Check
3 11 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (2.42%) CCDP
4 10 (2.42%) CCNP
4 10 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.93%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.45%) PhD
8 5 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.48%) CISM
9 2 (0.48%) CISMP
9 2 (0.48%) ISACA
9 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.24%) ISEB
10 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.66%) QA
2 14 (3.38%) GDPR
3 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.24%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 48 (11.59%) Docker
2 15 (3.62%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.72%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.72%) HDFS
5 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.24%) KVM
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (10.87%) Puppet
2 39 (9.42%) Ansible
3 30 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (3.62%) Mesos
5 14 (3.38%) Docker Swarm
6 10 (2.42%) Kubernetes
6 10 (2.42%) Terraform
7 7 (1.69%) Nagios
8 6 (1.45%) Packer
9 5 (1.21%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (1.21%) Oozie
10 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.48%) vMotion
11 1 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.24%) Salt
11 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.83%) VMware
3 19 (4.59%) Red Hat
4 15 (3.62%) HP
5 13 (3.14%) Oracle
6 10 (2.42%) Cisco
7 6 (1.45%) New Relic
7 6 (1.45%) Splunk
8 5 (1.21%) BMC
8 5 (1.21%) Hortonworks
9 4 (0.97%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.97%) Cloudera
9 4 (0.97%) Dynatrace
9 4 (0.97%) Meraki
10 3 (0.72%) Lotus
10 3 (0.72%) Twitter
11 2 (0.48%) Google
12 1 (0.24%) Apple
12 1 (0.24%) CA
12 1 (0.24%) Zend