Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 404 297 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.67% 25.96% 24.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.05% 28.72% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 417 253 326
North East median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,989
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +5.29% -5.03%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,516
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,063 £60,067
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 1,301 1,034 1,276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.33% 90.38% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,057 886 1,102
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £22,392 £23,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 18 October 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 18 October 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 0 344 £48,500 +21.25% 100
Durham +6 53 £41,250 +10.00% 20
Northumberland +10 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 116 (28.71%) JavaScript
2 110 (27.23%) C#
3 107 (26.49%) Scrum
4 102 (25.25%) HTML
5 101 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 99 (24.50%) .NET
6 99 (24.50%) Mentoring
7 98 (24.26%) Java
8 92 (22.77%) MVC
9 91 (22.52%) Problem-Solving
10 88 (21.78%) SQL
11 82 (20.30%) TDD
12 79 (19.55%) Microsoft
12 79 (19.55%) AngularJS
13 71 (17.57%) CSS
14 68 (16.83%) DevOps
15 66 (16.34%) Web Services
15 66 (16.34%) Microsoft Azure
16 65 (16.09%) SQL Server
17 62 (15.35%) Software Engineering
18 60 (14.85%) BDD
19 58 (14.36%) ASP.NET
20 55 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
20 55 (13.61%) Coaching
21 51 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
21 51 (12.62%) C++
22 50 (12.38%) Test Automation
23 48 (11.88%) Degree
24 47 (11.63%) QA
25 45 (11.14%) Finance

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 16 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.72%) Confluence
3 11 (2.72%) IIS
4 9 (2.23%) Apache
5 8 (1.98%) IBM Notes
6 7 (1.73%) CMS
7 5 (1.24%) JBoss
7 5 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.24%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.99%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.99%) Jetty
8 4 (0.99%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.74%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.50%) Wowza Streaming Engine
Applications
1 5 (1.24%) InfoPath
2 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.50%) InDesign
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.25%) Magento
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.25%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (16.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.96%) SaaS
4 10 (2.48%) PaaS
5 9 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (2.23%) Office 365
6 8 (1.98%) IaaS
7 6 (1.49%) Datadog
7 6 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.99%) GitHub
9 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.74%) Serverless
10 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.50%) G Suite
10 2 (0.50%) iTunes
11 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.23%) Firewall
1 9 (2.23%) Internet
2 6 (1.49%) LAN
3 5 (1.24%) Cisco Wireless
3 5 (1.24%) Network Security
3 5 (1.24%) WAN
3 5 (1.24%) Wireless
4 4 (0.99%) HTTP
5 3 (0.74%) Wireless Security
6 2 (0.50%) DNS
6 2 (0.50%) SAN
6 2 (0.50%) SMS
7 1 (0.25%) DHCP
7 1 (0.25%) FTP
7 1 (0.25%) Intranet
7 1 (0.25%) SSL
7 1 (0.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.45%) MySQL
2 22 (5.45%) NoSQL
3 20 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (3.96%) MongoDB
4 16 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (3.96%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.48%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.23%) Power BI
7 9 (2.23%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.73%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (1.73%) Redis
10 6 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.24%) Big Data
11 5 (1.24%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 101 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 44 (10.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (10.40%) Jenkins
4 27 (6.68%) Selenium
5 23 (5.69%) TeamCity
6 20 (4.95%) JIRA
7 19 (4.70%) Cucumber
8 15 (3.71%) Visual Studio
9 12 (2.97%) Gatling
9 12 (2.97%) JMeter
10 10 (2.48%) LoadRunner
11 9 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (2.23%) JUnit
11 9 (2.23%) Maven
11 9 (2.23%) Subversion
12 6 (1.49%) GitLab
12 6 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (1.24%) Gradle
14 4 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
15 3 (0.74%) Bitbucket
General
1 45 (11.14%) Finance
2 26 (6.44%) Manufacturing
3 19 (4.70%) Advertising
4 9 (2.23%) Banking
5 8 (1.98%) Games
6 7 (1.73%) Law
7 6 (1.49%) Retail
8 5 (1.24%) Automotive
9 4 (0.99%) Legal
10 3 (0.74%) Publishing
11 2 (0.50%) Marketing
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
12 1 (0.25%) Local Government
12 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (35.64%) Developer
2 59 (14.60%) Analyst
3 49 (12.13%) Architect
4 40 (9.90%) .NET Developer
5 35 (8.66%) Business Analyst
6 33 (8.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 31 (7.67%) Java Developer
7 31 (7.67%) Software Developer
8 28 (6.93%) Applications Architect
9 25 (6.19%) C# Developer
10 21 (5.20%) Senior Developer
11 18 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (4.21%) Software Engineer
13 16 (3.96%) Test Analyst
14 13 (3.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (3.22%) Test Engineer
15 12 (2.97%) Support Engineer
15 12 (2.97%) Technical Leader
16 11 (2.72%) Automation Test Analyst
16 11 (2.72%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (25.25%) HTML
2 99 (24.50%) .NET
3 79 (19.55%) AngularJS
4 71 (17.57%) CSS
5 66 (16.34%) Web Services
6 58 (14.36%) ASP.NET
7 41 (10.15%) .NET Framework
8 38 (9.41%) jQuery
9 36 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (8.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (8.42%) RESTful
11 33 (8.17%) Node.js
12 29 (7.18%) XSLT
13 28 (6.93%) HTML5
13 28 (6.93%) React
14 26 (6.44%) Spring
15 23 (5.69%) JSON
16 22 (5.45%) Entity Framework
16 22 (5.45%) XML
17 16 (3.96%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (10.15%) User Experience
3 22 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (3.22%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.48%) Private Cloud
6 8 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.24%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.99%) CUDA
9 4 (0.99%) Fintech
9 4 (0.99%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.74%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.74%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.74%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.50%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.50%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.50%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.64%) Linux
2 34 (8.42%) Windows
3 17 (4.21%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.23%) Unix
7 4 (0.99%) Android
7 4 (0.99%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.74%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.25%) CentOS
10 1 (0.25%) Solaris
10 1 (0.25%) VME
10 1 (0.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (26.49%) Scrum
2 99 (24.50%) Mentoring
3 92 (22.77%) MVC
4 91 (22.52%) Problem-Solving
5 82 (20.30%) TDD
6 68 (16.83%) DevOps
7 62 (15.35%) Software Engineering
8 60 (14.85%) BDD
9 55 (13.61%) Coaching
10 50 (12.38%) Test Automation
11 45 (11.14%) SDLC
12 44 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (10.15%) Analytics
14 39 (9.65%) Configuration Management
15 31 (7.67%) OO
16 30 (7.43%) User Stories
17 28 (6.93%) Microservices
17 28 (6.93%) Web Development
18 27 (6.68%) Business Intelligence
18 27 (6.68%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 116 (28.71%) JavaScript
2 110 (27.23%) C#
3 98 (24.26%) Java
4 88 (21.78%) SQL
5 51 (12.62%) C++
6 37 (9.16%) T-SQL
7 27 (6.68%) Python
8 26 (6.44%) PHP
9 24 (5.94%) PowerShell
10 22 (5.45%) C
11 20 (4.95%) Ruby
12 19 (4.70%) Bash Shell
13 14 (3.47%) Java 8
13 14 (3.47%) TypeScript
14 11 (2.72%) VB.NET
15 10 (2.48%) Perl
16 7 (1.73%) Scala
17 5 (1.24%) Korn
18 4 (0.99%) MATLAB
18 4 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (11.88%) Degree
2 9 (2.23%) DBS Check
3 7 (1.73%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.24%) CCDP
4 5 (1.24%) CCNP
4 5 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.24%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.74%) ISEB
5 3 (0.74%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.50%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.50%) PMP
7 1 (0.25%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.25%) CITP
7 1 (0.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.63%) QA
2 17 (4.21%) GDPR
3 2 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (9.16%) Docker
2 11 (2.72%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.50%) XenApp
5 1 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.25%) Firmware
5 1 (0.25%) KVM
5 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (9.90%) Puppet
2 35 (8.66%) Ansible
3 28 (6.93%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (3.22%) Mesos
5 12 (2.97%) Docker Swarm
6 11 (2.72%) Terraform
7 10 (2.48%) Kubernetes
8 8 (1.98%) Nagios
9 7 (1.73%) Packer
10 3 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.50%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.50%) SCCM
11 2 (0.50%) SCOM
12 1 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.25%) HP ALM
12 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.25%) Salt
12 1 (0.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 79 (19.55%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.46%) Oracle
3 16 (3.96%) VMware
4 13 (3.22%) Red Hat
5 12 (2.97%) HP
6 8 (1.98%) Lotus
7 7 (1.73%) New Relic
7 7 (1.73%) Splunk
8 5 (1.24%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.24%) Cisco
8 5 (1.24%) Google
8 5 (1.24%) Nintex
8 5 (1.24%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.74%) Sybase
10 2 (0.50%) Citrix
10 2 (0.50%) EMC
10 2 (0.50%) IBM
10 2 (0.50%) Juniper
10 2 (0.50%) Siebel
10 2 (0.50%) Sitecore