Period
to 14 June 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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 332 283 362
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 28.21% 28.53% 28.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.80% 30.83% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 304 178 280
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,199
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,000 £34,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £74,125 £69,598
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 1,078 918 1,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.59% 92.54% 93.16%
Number of salaries quoted 790 674 885
10th Percentile £28,500 £24,750 £25,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £31,813 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £50,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,175 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 14 June 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 14 June 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 0 297 £49,500 +10.00% 89
Durham +4 24 £42,000 +3.70% 11
Northumberland - 3 - - 3
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 14 June 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.

1 155 (46.69%) AWS
2 136 (40.96%) SQL
3 123 (37.05%) Software Engineering
4 122 (36.75%) DevOps
5 111 (33.43%) Java
6 108 (32.53%) Linux
7 93 (28.01%) Azure
8 84 (25.30%) Microservices
8 84 (25.30%) Spring
9 82 (24.70%) .NET
10 78 (23.49%) C#
11 76 (22.89%) Jenkins
12 72 (21.69%) OO
13 71 (21.39%) RESTful
14 69 (20.78%) NoSQL
14 69 (20.78%) Oracle
15 68 (20.48%) OOP
16 67 (20.18%) Spring Boot
17 66 (19.88%) JUnit
18 64 (19.28%) Maven
19 63 (18.98%) Scrum
20 59 (17.77%) Finance
20 59 (17.77%) Microsoft
21 54 (16.27%) Docker
22 52 (15.66%) Web Services
23 49 (14.76%) Kubernetes
24 48 (14.46%) .NET Core
25 45 (13.55%) JavaScript
26 41 (12.35%) T-SQL
26 41 (12.35%) Social Skills

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 4 (1.20%) Tomcat
2 3 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (0.90%) nginx
2 3 (0.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.60%) Confluence
3 2 (0.60%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.30%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (2.11%) Sketch
2 5 (1.51%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (1.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.51%) Adobe Premiere
2 5 (1.51%) InDesign
2 5 (1.51%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.60%) InVision
4 2 (0.60%) Marvel
4 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.60%) UserZoom
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 155 (46.69%) AWS
2 93 (28.01%) Azure
3 12 (3.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (3.01%) SaaS
5 9 (2.71%) GCP
6 8 (2.41%) GitHub
7 7 (2.11%) Power Platform
7 7 (2.11%) Serverless
8 6 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.51%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.90%) AWS CodeDeploy
10 3 (0.90%) Microsoft 365
10 3 (0.90%) PaaS
10 3 (0.90%) Sumo Logic
11 2 (0.60%) AWS CodeCommit
11 2 (0.60%) AWS Step Functions
11 2 (0.60%) Miro
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.41%) Firewall
2 5 (1.51%) VPN
3 3 (0.90%) BGP
3 3 (0.90%) DNS
3 3 (0.90%) Internet
3 3 (0.90%) IPv4
3 3 (0.90%) IPv6
3 3 (0.90%) OSPF
3 3 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.60%) Network Security
5 1 (0.30%) LAN
5 1 (0.30%) RIP
5 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (20.78%) NoSQL
2 11 (3.31%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.11%) MySQL
4 7 (2.11%) Power BI
5 4 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.90%) Data Lake
6 3 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.90%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.90%) Redis
7 2 (0.60%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (0.60%) Amazon QuickSight
7 2 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 76 (22.89%) Jenkins
2 66 (19.88%) JUnit
3 64 (19.28%) Maven
4 32 (9.64%) Git (software)
5 15 (4.52%) GitLab
6 14 (4.22%) JIRA
7 10 (3.01%) Selenium
8 8 (2.41%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.51%) JMeter
9 5 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.51%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.20%) NeoLoad
10 4 (1.20%) Postman
10 4 (1.20%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.90%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.60%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.60%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.60%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 59 (17.77%) Finance
2 41 (12.35%) Social Skills
3 38 (11.45%) Public Sector
4 18 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.01%) Banking
5 10 (3.01%) Legal
5 10 (3.01%) Marketing
6 9 (2.71%) Games
7 6 (1.81%) Organisational Skills
8 5 (1.51%) Influencing Skills
8 5 (1.51%) Law
9 4 (1.20%) Military
10 2 (0.60%) Advertising
10 2 (0.60%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (0.60%) Publishing
11 1 (0.30%) Local Government
11 1 (0.30%) Retail
11 1 (0.30%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 145 (43.67%) Developer
2 55 (16.57%) C# Developer
3 50 (15.06%) Software Engineer
4 43 (12.95%) Senior Developer
5 42 (12.65%) Java Developer
6 37 (11.14%) Java Engineer
7 36 (10.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 32 (9.64%) DevOps Engineer
9 27 (8.13%) Senior Java Developer
10 23 (6.93%) Software Developer
11 22 (6.63%) .NET Developer
12 19 (5.72%) Analyst
13 17 (5.12%) AWS Engineer
14 16 (4.82%) C# Software Developer
15 15 (4.52%) AWS DevOps
15 15 (4.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 14 (4.22%) Scala Engineer
16 14 (4.22%) Scala Software Engineer
17 13 (3.92%) .NET Software Developer
18 11 (3.31%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (25.30%) Spring
2 82 (24.70%) .NET
3 71 (21.39%) RESTful
4 67 (20.18%) Spring Boot
5 52 (15.66%) Web Services
6 48 (14.46%) .NET Core
7 27 (8.13%) CSS
8 21 (6.33%) HTML
9 16 (4.82%) REST
10 15 (4.52%) AngularJS
10 15 (4.52%) React
11 13 (3.92%) jQuery
12 9 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (2.71%) Node.js
13 8 (2.41%) ASP.NET
14 7 (2.11%) .NET Framework
15 6 (1.81%) Ruby on Rails
15 6 (1.81%) XML
16 5 (1.51%) Middleware
16 5 (1.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.02%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (4.52%) User Experience
3 9 (2.71%) Virtual Team
4 8 (2.41%) Blog
4 8 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (1.51%) BYOD
5 5 (1.51%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.20%) Video\Live Streaming
7 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.90%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.60%) Anti-Piracy
8 2 (0.60%) Cyberattack
8 2 (0.60%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.60%) iPad
8 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.60%) Social Media
9 1 (0.30%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 108 (32.53%) Linux
2 7 (2.11%) Unix
2 7 (2.11%) Windows
3 4 (1.20%) Debian
4 3 (0.90%) CentOS
5 2 (0.60%) Android
5 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.30%) VMS
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (37.05%) Software Engineering
2 122 (36.75%) DevOps
3 84 (25.30%) Microservices
4 72 (21.69%) OO
5 68 (20.48%) OOP
6 63 (18.98%) Scrum
7 39 (11.75%) API Development
8 34 (10.24%) Test Automation
9 29 (8.73%) Continuous Improvement
10 28 (8.43%) Mentoring
11 24 (7.23%) TDD
12 23 (6.93%) SDLC
13 22 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (6.02%) Infrastructure as Code
15 17 (5.12%) Cybersecurity
15 17 (5.12%) Fintech
15 17 (5.12%) MVC
16 15 (4.52%) Decision-Making
17 14 (4.22%) Project Management
18 13 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (40.96%) SQL
2 111 (33.43%) Java
3 78 (23.49%) C#
4 45 (13.55%) JavaScript
5 41 (12.35%) T-SQL
6 18 (5.42%) Python
7 17 (5.12%) Scala
8 14 (4.22%) PowerShell
9 12 (3.61%) PHP
9 12 (3.61%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.81%) Java 8
10 6 (1.81%) Ruby
11 5 (1.51%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.51%) C
11 5 (1.51%) C++
11 5 (1.51%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.20%) Go
12 4 (1.20%) Jython
12 4 (1.20%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 26 (7.83%) Degree
2 21 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.02%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.01%) CISSP
5 7 (2.11%) CISM
6 5 (1.51%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (1.51%) HND
7 3 (0.90%) ISEB
7 3 (0.90%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.90%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.90%) SANS
8 2 (0.60%) CEH
8 2 (0.60%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.30%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.22%) QA
2 8 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 5 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 5 (1.51%) NCSC
4 3 (0.90%) SLA
5 2 (0.60%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.60%) PMO
6 1 (0.30%) COBIT
6 1 (0.30%) GDPR
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (16.27%) Docker
2 4 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.60%) vSphere
4 1 (0.30%) LXC
Systems Management
1 49 (14.76%) Kubernetes
2 25 (7.53%) Terraform
3 18 (5.42%) Puppet
4 15 (4.52%) Ansible
5 11 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (2.41%) Istio
7 3 (0.90%) Nagios
7 3 (0.90%) Proxmox
7 3 (0.90%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.30%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 69 (20.78%) Oracle
2 59 (17.77%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.51%) Adobe
3 5 (1.51%) Atlassian
3 5 (1.51%) IBM
3 5 (1.51%) Pega
3 5 (1.51%) VMware
4 4 (1.20%) Informatica
5 3 (0.90%) LogRhythm
5 3 (0.90%) SaltStack
5 3 (0.90%) SolarWinds
5 3 (0.90%) Splunk
6 2 (0.60%) Apple
6 2 (0.60%) Birst
6 2 (0.60%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.60%) SAP
6 2 (0.60%) SnapLogic
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco
7 1 (0.30%) Databricks
7 1 (0.30%) Google