Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 391 190 413
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 32.29% 28.61% 34.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.94% 31.00% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 327 165 287
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £56,558
90th Percentile £65,050 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 1,119 613 1,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.40% 92.32% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 848 535 809
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,450
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,402
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
75th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,050
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +2.94%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in the North East over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 2021. 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 +1 349 £50,000 - 75
Durham -7 38 £43,500 +16.00% 16
Northumberland - 1 - - 4
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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.

1 171 (43.73%) AWS
2 143 (36.57%) DevOps
3 138 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 124 (31.71%) SQL
5 114 (29.16%) Linux
6 110 (28.13%) Azure
7 107 (27.37%) .NET
8 101 (25.83%) C#
9 100 (25.58%) Java
10 91 (23.27%) Microservices
10 91 (23.27%) Kubernetes
11 83 (21.23%) Docker
12 79 (20.20%) Microsoft
13 76 (19.44%) OO
14 70 (17.90%) Scrum
14 70 (17.90%) Jenkins
15 67 (17.14%) Git (software)
15 67 (17.14%) Spring
16 62 (15.86%) Oracle
17 61 (15.60%) Finance
18 60 (15.35%) .NET Core
19 59 (15.09%) RESTful
20 58 (14.83%) Social Skills
21 55 (14.07%) NoSQL
21 55 (14.07%) Spring Boot
21 55 (14.07%) JUnit
22 54 (13.81%) Maven
23 53 (13.55%) OOP
23 53 (13.55%) Terraform
24 49 (12.53%) SQL 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 9 (2.30%) Confluence
2 6 (1.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.51%) JBoss
3 2 (0.51%) nginx
3 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.26%) CMS
4 1 (0.26%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 15 (3.84%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.56%) Sketch
3 9 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (2.05%) Adobe XD
5 6 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (1.28%) Adobe After Effects
6 5 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (1.28%) Adobe Premiere
6 5 (1.28%) InDesign
6 5 (1.28%) InVision
6 5 (1.28%) Marvel
6 5 (1.28%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.28%) UserZoom
7 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.26%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 171 (43.73%) AWS
2 110 (28.13%) Azure
3 30 (7.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (3.84%) Power Platform
5 14 (3.58%) SaaS
6 13 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (3.07%) npm
7 12 (3.07%) Serverless
8 11 (2.81%) GitHub
9 8 (2.05%) GCP
9 8 (2.05%) PaaS
10 6 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (1.53%) IaaS
11 5 (1.28%) Miro
12 4 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (1.02%) Amazon S3
12 4 (1.02%) AWS CodePipeline
12 4 (1.02%) Slack
13 3 (0.77%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.07%) Firewall
2 7 (1.79%) VPN
3 5 (1.28%) Internet
3 5 (1.28%) IPv4
3 5 (1.28%) IPv6
4 4 (1.02%) DNS
5 3 (0.77%) BGP
5 3 (0.77%) OSPF
5 3 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.51%) HTTP
6 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.26%) FTP
7 1 (0.26%) Network Security
7 1 (0.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.07%) NoSQL
2 49 (12.53%) SQL Server
3 15 (3.84%) Power BI
4 10 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.28%) OLAP
7 5 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.02%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (1.02%) SSDT
9 3 (0.77%) Amazon Athena
9 3 (0.77%) Amazon QuickSight
9 3 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.77%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (0.77%) Data Lake
9 3 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.77%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 70 (17.90%) Jenkins
2 67 (17.14%) Git (software)
3 55 (14.07%) JUnit
4 54 (13.81%) Maven
5 30 (7.67%) JIRA
6 16 (4.09%) GitLab
7 12 (3.07%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (2.56%) webpack
9 8 (2.05%) Selenium
10 7 (1.79%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (1.53%) Mercurial
11 6 (1.53%) Moq
11 6 (1.53%) MSTest
11 6 (1.53%) NUnit
11 6 (1.53%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (1.28%) Axure RP
12 5 (1.28%) CircleCI
12 5 (1.28%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (15.60%) Finance
2 58 (14.83%) Social Skills
3 32 (8.18%) Public Sector
4 28 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (6.14%) Marketing
6 23 (5.88%) Banking
7 22 (5.63%) Legal
8 13 (3.32%) Games
9 8 (2.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 6 (1.53%) Influencing Skills
10 6 (1.53%) Military
10 6 (1.53%) Retail
11 5 (1.28%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (1.02%) Law
13 3 (0.77%) Presentation Skills
14 2 (0.51%) Local Government
14 2 (0.51%) Publishing
15 1 (0.26%) Automotive
15 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.26%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 143 (36.57%) Developer
2 66 (16.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 45 (11.51%) C# Developer
3 45 (11.51%) Software Engineer
4 42 (10.74%) Senior Developer
5 40 (10.23%) Java Developer
6 34 (8.70%) Analyst
7 32 (8.18%) AWS Engineer
8 31 (7.93%) AWS DevOps
8 31 (7.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 26 (6.65%) Senior Java Developer
10 24 (6.14%) Java Engineer
11 23 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
12 12 (3.07%) Customer Analyst
12 12 (3.07%) Development Engineer
12 12 (3.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 12 (3.07%) Software Development Engineer
13 11 (2.81%) Business Analyst
14 10 (2.56%) Software Developer
14 10 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (27.37%) .NET
2 67 (17.14%) Spring
3 60 (15.35%) .NET Core
4 59 (15.09%) RESTful
5 55 (14.07%) Spring Boot
6 43 (11.00%) Web Services
7 35 (8.95%) CSS
8 33 (8.44%) React
9 29 (7.42%) HTML
10 25 (6.39%) REST
11 15 (3.84%) AngularJS
12 14 (3.58%) jQuery
12 14 (3.58%) Node.js
13 12 (3.07%) HTML5
14 11 (2.81%) XML
15 10 (2.56%) XSLT
16 9 (2.30%) CSS3
16 9 (2.30%) Sass
17 8 (2.05%) SOAP
18 7 (1.79%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.65%) Management Information System
1 26 (6.65%) User Experience
2 22 (5.63%) Legacy Systems
3 20 (5.12%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (4.86%) Virtual Team
5 11 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (2.30%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.53%) Tandem
9 5 (1.28%) BYOD
10 4 (1.02%) Digital Signage
10 4 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.02%) Podcast
10 4 (1.02%) Video\Live Streaming
11 3 (0.77%) Cloud Native
11 3 (0.77%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.77%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.51%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 114 (29.16%) Linux
2 24 (6.14%) Windows
3 14 (3.58%) Unix
3 14 (3.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.28%) Android
4 5 (1.28%) Debian
5 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.02%) CentOS
6 3 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (36.57%) DevOps
2 138 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 91 (23.27%) Microservices
4 76 (19.44%) OO
5 70 (17.90%) Scrum
6 53 (13.55%) OOP
7 43 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (11.00%) Project Management
8 41 (10.49%) Infrastructure as Code
8 41 (10.49%) Problem-Solving
9 38 (9.72%) API Development
10 37 (9.46%) Mentoring
11 36 (9.21%) Test Automation
12 34 (8.70%) TDD
13 30 (7.67%) Computer Science
13 30 (7.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 29 (7.42%) Unit Testing
15 28 (7.16%) Configuration Management
16 26 (6.65%) Migration
17 25 (6.39%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (31.71%) SQL
2 101 (25.83%) C#
3 100 (25.58%) Java
4 48 (12.28%) JavaScript
5 43 (11.00%) T-SQL
6 28 (7.16%) Python
7 21 (5.37%) TypeScript
8 15 (3.84%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.56%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.30%) R
11 7 (1.79%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (1.53%) Go
12 6 (1.53%) Java 8
12 6 (1.53%) Perl
12 6 (1.53%) PHP
13 5 (1.28%) C
13 5 (1.28%) C++
14 4 (1.02%) Kotlin
14 4 (1.02%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (9.72%) Degree
2 24 (6.14%) Security Cleared
3 23 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (2.56%) HND
5 9 (2.30%) HNC
6 6 (1.53%) CISSP
6 6 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.28%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (1.28%) CISM
8 3 (0.77%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.77%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.26%) CITP
10 1 (0.26%) ISEB
10 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.46%) QA
2 13 (3.32%) Accessibility
3 11 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.30%) WCAG
5 8 (2.05%) GDPR
6 5 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 5 (1.28%) NCSC
7 2 (0.51%) PMO
8 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (21.23%) Docker
2 4 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.77%) vSphere
4 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.26%) LXC
5 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 91 (23.27%) Kubernetes
2 53 (13.55%) Terraform
3 46 (11.76%) Puppet
4 30 (7.67%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (4.09%) Ansible
6 5 (1.28%) CFEngine
6 5 (1.28%) Packer
7 3 (0.77%) Nagios
7 3 (0.77%) Proxmox
7 3 (0.77%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.51%) Grafana
8 2 (0.51%) Istio
8 2 (0.51%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.26%) Consul
9 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.26%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.26%) Graphite
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 79 (20.20%) Microsoft
2 62 (15.86%) Oracle
3 18 (4.60%) Remedy
4 14 (3.58%) Adobe
5 6 (1.53%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.28%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.28%) IBM
6 5 (1.28%) Pega
6 5 (1.28%) VMware
7 4 (1.02%) New Relic
7 4 (1.02%) Splunk
8 3 (0.77%) Birst
8 3 (0.77%) Informatica
8 3 (0.77%) LogRhythm
8 3 (0.77%) SaltStack
8 3 (0.77%) SAP
8 3 (0.77%) SnapLogic
8 3 (0.77%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.51%) Apple
10 1 (0.26%) Red Hat