Period
to 26 September 2017

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 26 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 315 395 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 26.92% 26.21% 33.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.82% 30.55% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 267 359 505
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £28,850
90th Percentile £61,900 £70,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%

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 1022 1293 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.35% 85.80% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 860 1134 1121
North East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £23,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £63,175 £55,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 26 September 2017.

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 26 September 2017. 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 +1 239 £40,000 - 26
Durham -3 75 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 112 (35.56%) C#
2 109 (34.60%) .NET
3 97 (30.79%) SQL Server
4 88 (27.94%) TDD
5 83 (26.35%) MVC
6 77 (24.44%) ASP.NET
7 75 (23.81%) SQL
8 64 (20.32%) Degree
9 63 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 62 (19.68%) JavaScript
11 59 (18.73%) HTML
12 53 (16.83%) Java
12 53 (16.83%) Web Services
13 52 (16.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 51 (16.19%) BDD
14 51 (16.19%) AngularJS
14 51 (16.19%) Microsoft
15 50 (15.87%) Scrum
16 48 (15.24%) Git (software)
16 48 (15.24%) Computer Science
17 47 (14.92%) Security Cleared
17 47 (14.92%) CSS
17 47 (14.92%) Oracle
18 46 (14.60%) Software Engineering
19 44 (13.97%) Selenium
19 44 (13.97%) Mentoring
20 43 (13.65%) SDLC
21 42 (13.33%) Linux
22 38 (12.06%) WCF
23 37 (11.75%) .NET Framework

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 20 (6.35%) Documentum
2 12 (3.81%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (3.49%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.90%) Apache Spark
6 6 (1.90%) Confluence
7 4 (1.27%) CMS
7 4 (1.27%) SAS
7 4 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.27%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.63%) nginx
8 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.32%) Apache
9 1 (0.32%) IIS
9 1 (0.32%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 11 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.95%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.27%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.95%) assyst
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.40%) GitHub
4 7 (2.22%) SaaS
5 4 (1.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 4 (1.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 3 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.63%) npm
7 2 (0.63%) Office 365
8 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.03%) SMS
2 6 (1.90%) Firewall
3 5 (1.59%) HTTP
3 5 (1.59%) Internet
4 3 (0.95%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.63%) Skype
6 1 (0.32%) 802.15
6 1 (0.32%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.32%) DNS
6 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.32%) Network Security
6 1 (0.32%) RS-232
6 1 (0.32%) RS-485
6 1 (0.32%) SSL
6 1 (0.32%) VLAN
6 1 (0.32%) VPN
6 1 (0.32%) Wireless
6 1 (0.32%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.32%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (30.79%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.30%) Oracle Database
3 20 (6.35%) NoSQL
4 19 (6.03%) MongoDB
4 19 (6.03%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
6 17 (5.40%) SQL Server 2014
7 15 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 14 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (3.49%) MySQL
10 10 (3.17%) Big Data
10 10 (3.17%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (0.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 3 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 48 (15.24%) Git (software)
2 44 (13.97%) Selenium
3 26 (8.25%) Jenkins
4 20 (6.35%) Cucumber
5 16 (5.08%) JIRA
6 15 (4.76%) WebDriver
7 10 (3.17%) Visual Studio
8 8 (2.54%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.22%) Subversion
9 7 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.59%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.27%) Axure RP
11 4 (1.27%) Maven
12 3 (0.95%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.95%) JMeter
12 3 (0.95%) JUnit
12 3 (0.95%) Ranorex
13 2 (0.63%) Grunt
13 2 (0.63%) Selenium IDE
13 2 (0.63%) Zephyr
General
1 21 (6.67%) Advertising
2 14 (4.44%) Finance
3 12 (3.81%) Retail
4 11 (3.49%) Games
5 7 (2.22%) Marketing
6 6 (1.90%) Electronics
7 4 (1.27%) Banking
7 4 (1.27%) Law
7 4 (1.27%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.95%) Legal
9 2 (0.63%) Automotive
9 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 133 (42.22%) Developer
2 68 (21.59%) .NET Developer
3 41 (13.02%) Analyst
4 37 (11.75%) Software Developer
5 36 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 33 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (8.25%) DBA
8 25 (7.94%) Software Engineer
9 23 (7.30%) Architect
9 23 (7.30%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 20 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (5.71%) Oracle DBA
13 16 (5.08%) .NET Software Developer
13 16 (5.08%) Java Developer
14 15 (4.76%) Graduate
14 15 (4.76%) Tester
15 14 (4.44%) Test Analyst
16 12 (3.81%) Infrastructure Architect
17 11 (3.49%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (34.60%) .NET
2 77 (24.44%) ASP.NET
3 59 (18.73%) HTML
4 53 (16.83%) Web Services
5 52 (16.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 51 (16.19%) AngularJS
7 47 (14.92%) CSS
8 38 (12.06%) WCF
9 37 (11.75%) .NET Framework
10 36 (11.43%) REST
11 34 (10.79%) Entity Framework
11 34 (10.79%) SOAP
12 33 (10.48%) Node.js
13 31 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (8.25%) KnockoutJS
14 26 (8.25%) RESTful
15 25 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 19 (6.03%) HTML5
17 18 (5.71%) Middleware
17 18 (5.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.24%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.86%) User Experience
6 8 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.54%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.27%) BBC
7 4 (1.27%) Blog
7 4 (1.27%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.63%) Fintech
8 2 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.32%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.32%) CESG
9 1 (0.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.32%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.32%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.33%) Linux
2 23 (7.30%) Windows
3 18 (5.71%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (2.54%) Android
5 6 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.90%) Unix
6 4 (1.27%) OpenVMS
7 3 (0.95%) VMS
8 2 (0.63%) Debian
9 1 (0.32%) CentOS
9 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (27.94%) TDD
2 83 (26.35%) MVC
3 63 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 51 (16.19%) BDD
5 50 (15.87%) Scrum
6 46 (14.60%) Software Engineering
7 44 (13.97%) Mentoring
8 43 (13.65%) SDLC
9 35 (11.11%) Case Management
9 35 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 34 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (9.84%) DevOps
11 31 (9.84%) Web Application Development
12 28 (8.89%) Web Development
13 25 (7.94%) ITIL
14 24 (7.62%) Root Cause Analysis
15 23 (7.30%) Business Analysis
16 22 (6.98%) Dependency Injection
17 20 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
17 20 (6.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 112 (35.56%) C#
2 75 (23.81%) SQL
3 62 (19.68%) JavaScript
4 53 (16.83%) Java
5 29 (9.21%) Ruby
6 25 (7.94%) C++
7 11 (3.49%) PHP
8 10 (3.17%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.54%) C
9 8 (2.54%) F#
9 8 (2.54%) Python
10 6 (1.90%) R
11 5 (1.59%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.27%) Pascal
12 4 (1.27%) Perl
12 4 (1.27%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.27%) Scala
12 4 (1.27%) VBA
13 3 (0.95%) Clojure
14 2 (0.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 64 (20.32%) Degree
2 47 (14.92%) Security Cleared
3 28 (8.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.81%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.54%) MCSA
8 7 (2.22%) DV Cleared
8 7 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (1.90%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.59%) CISSP
11 4 (1.27%) CEH
11 4 (1.27%) GCIH
11 4 (1.27%) GSEC
11 4 (1.27%) ISEB
11 4 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.63%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.30%) QA
2 12 (3.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (3.81%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) PMO
4 1 (0.32%) COBIT
4 1 (0.32%) GDPR
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.32%) MISRA
System Software
1 20 (6.35%) Virtual Machines
2 18 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (2.22%) Docker
4 5 (1.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (5.71%) Data Guard
1 18 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 16 (5.08%) Puppet
3 15 (4.76%) ZABBIX
4 12 (3.81%) NetBackup
5 8 (2.54%) Kibana
6 2 (0.63%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.63%) Terraform
7 1 (0.32%) Nagios
7 1 (0.32%) Opsview
7 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 47 (14.92%) Oracle
3 25 (7.94%) Pega
4 15 (4.76%) Google
5 12 (3.81%) EMC
6 7 (2.22%) Sun
6 7 (2.22%) Xamarin
7 5 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.59%) Splunk
7 5 (1.59%) Tableau
8 4 (1.27%) Apple
8 4 (1.27%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.27%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.95%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.95%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.95%) Remedy
10 2 (0.63%) Perforce
10 2 (0.63%) Progress
10 2 (0.63%) SAP
10 2 (0.63%) Zend