Period
to 19 January 2022

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 19 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 357 281 453
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 27.07% 30.54% 35.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.28% 33.77% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 255 249 292
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,802
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,558
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,603
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £71,397
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 1,179 832 1,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 89.39% 90.43% 92.78%
Number of salaries quoted 855 702 844
10th Percentile £25,600 £29,050 £25,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,063 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% -2.35%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,313
90th Percentile £69,500 £65,000 £61,843
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 19 January 2022.

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 19 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear +1 299 £50,000 - 82
Durham -11 38 £42,777 +14.07% 13
Northumberland -8 2 £45,000 - 2
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2022, 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.

1 115 (32.21%) AWS
2 102 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 97 (27.17%) C#
4 94 (26.33%) .NET
4 94 (26.33%) DevOps
5 85 (23.81%) Azure
5 85 (23.81%) SQL
6 81 (22.69%) Docker
7 79 (22.13%) Linux
8 74 (20.73%) Java
9 73 (20.45%) Kubernetes
10 72 (20.17%) Microsoft
11 71 (19.89%) Finance
12 69 (19.33%) Microservices
13 66 (18.49%) Git (software)
14 62 (17.37%) Social Skills
15 60 (16.81%) .NET Core
16 58 (16.25%) QA
17 57 (15.97%) Oracle
18 56 (15.69%) Scrum
18 56 (15.69%) Public Sector
19 53 (14.85%) JavaScript
20 51 (14.29%) SQL Server
21 50 (14.01%) CI/CD
22 49 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
22 49 (13.73%) Waterfall
23 47 (13.17%) Infrastructure as Code
24 46 (12.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
24 46 (12.89%) Jenkins
25 45 (12.61%) Spring

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 13 (3.64%) SAS
2 12 (3.36%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.80%) JBoss
4 8 (2.24%) nginx
5 7 (1.96%) Confluence
5 7 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (7.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.08%) Adobe XD
3 9 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 115 (32.21%) AWS
2 85 (23.81%) Azure
3 20 (5.60%) SaaS
4 18 (5.04%) OpenShift
5 15 (4.20%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (3.92%) Apigee
6 14 (3.92%) GCP
6 14 (3.92%) npm
7 13 (3.64%) GitHub
8 11 (3.08%) PaaS
9 9 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (2.24%) Power Platform
11 7 (1.96%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 7 (1.96%) IaaS
12 6 (1.68%) Serverless
13 5 (1.40%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 4 (1.12%) Microsoft 365
14 4 (1.12%) Slack
15 3 (0.84%) Sumo Logic
16 2 (0.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.64%) ATM
2 7 (1.96%) Firewall
3 2 (0.56%) DNS
3 2 (0.56%) Internet
3 2 (0.56%) IPv4
3 2 (0.56%) IPv6
3 2 (0.56%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.56%) NetScaler
3 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.56%) VPN
4 1 (0.28%) FTP
4 1 (0.28%) HTTP
4 1 (0.28%) Network Security
4 1 (0.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (5.04%) NoSQL
4 13 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.52%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (2.24%) Power BI
7 7 (1.96%) Data Lake
7 7 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.68%) Amazon Athena
9 5 (1.40%) Big Data
9 5 (1.40%) OLAP
9 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.12%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (1.12%) SSDT
11 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.56%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 66 (18.49%) Git (software)
2 46 (12.89%) Jenkins
3 34 (9.52%) Maven
4 22 (6.16%) JIRA
5 16 (4.48%) JUnit
6 14 (3.92%) Mercurial
7 13 (3.64%) webpack
8 11 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (2.80%) Cucumber
9 10 (2.80%) GitLab
10 9 (2.52%) Postman
11 8 (2.24%) REST Assured
11 8 (2.24%) Selenium
11 8 (2.24%) SoapUI
11 8 (2.24%) SonarQube
11 8 (2.24%) Subversion
12 7 (1.96%) Artifactory
12 7 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (1.96%) Bugzilla
12 7 (1.96%) JMeter
General
1 71 (19.89%) Finance
2 62 (17.37%) Social Skills
3 56 (15.69%) Public Sector
4 46 (12.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 32 (8.96%) Law
6 22 (6.16%) Marketing
7 18 (5.04%) Banking
8 15 (4.20%) Influencing Skills
9 12 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (2.80%) Retail
11 6 (1.68%) Military
11 6 (1.68%) Presentation Skills
12 5 (1.40%) Games
12 5 (1.40%) Legal
13 3 (0.84%) Documentation Skills
14 2 (0.56%) Advertising
14 2 (0.56%) Automotive
14 2 (0.56%) Local Government
15 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.28%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 115 (32.21%) Developer
2 50 (14.01%) DevOps Engineer
3 43 (12.04%) C# Developer
4 34 (9.52%) Analyst
5 29 (8.12%) Architect
5 29 (8.12%) Software Engineer
6 25 (7.00%) Java Developer
6 25 (7.00%) Senior Developer
7 19 (5.32%) Customer Analyst
7 19 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (5.32%) Systems Analyst
8 16 (4.48%) AWS DevOps
8 16 (4.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 16 (4.48%) AWS Engineer
9 15 (4.20%) Platform Engineer
10 13 (3.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
11 12 (3.36%) Consultant
11 12 (3.36%) Development Engineer
11 12 (3.36%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (26.33%) .NET
2 60 (16.81%) .NET Core
3 45 (12.61%) Spring
4 40 (11.20%) CSS
5 37 (10.36%) HTML
5 37 (10.36%) React
6 34 (9.52%) Spring Boot
6 34 (9.52%) XML
7 28 (7.84%) RESTful
8 20 (5.60%) Web Services
9 19 (5.32%) HTML5
9 19 (5.32%) jQuery
9 19 (5.32%) Kafka
10 18 (5.04%) AngularJS
11 17 (4.76%) Node.js
11 17 (4.76%) XSLT
12 16 (4.48%) CSS3
13 14 (3.92%) REST
14 13 (3.64%) Middleware
14 13 (3.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.48%) User Experience
2 20 (5.60%) SWIFT
3 19 (5.32%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.76%) Legacy Systems
4 17 (4.76%) Virtual Team
5 15 (4.20%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (3.36%) Public Cloud
7 12 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (1.96%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.68%) Housing Association
10 6 (1.68%) Tandem
11 5 (1.40%) Cloud Native
12 4 (1.12%) Podcast
13 3 (0.84%) e-Learning
13 3 (0.84%) NHS
14 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
14 2 (0.56%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 79 (22.13%) Linux
2 29 (8.12%) Windows
3 23 (6.44%) Windows Server
4 19 (5.32%) Unix
5 5 (1.40%) Android
6 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.56%) Debian
8 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 94 (26.33%) DevOps
3 69 (19.33%) Microservices
4 56 (15.69%) Scrum
5 50 (14.01%) CI/CD
6 49 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
6 49 (13.73%) Waterfall
7 47 (13.17%) Infrastructure as Code
8 44 (12.32%) Test Automation
9 38 (10.64%) Thought Leadership
10 37 (10.36%) Configuration Management
11 36 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (9.80%) Mentoring
13 34 (9.52%) SDLC
14 33 (9.24%) OO
15 32 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
16 30 (8.40%) TDD
17 28 (7.84%) Project Management
18 27 (7.56%) Unit Testing
19 23 (6.44%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 97 (27.17%) C#
2 85 (23.81%) SQL
3 74 (20.73%) Java
4 53 (14.85%) JavaScript
5 39 (10.92%) T-SQL
6 36 (10.08%) Python
7 20 (5.60%) VB.NET
8 16 (4.48%) TypeScript
9 15 (4.20%) Bash
9 15 (4.20%) PowerShell
10 13 (3.64%) Go
11 7 (1.96%) C++
11 7 (1.96%) Perl
11 7 (1.96%) R
12 6 (1.68%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.68%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.40%) ES6
13 5 (1.40%) Ruby
14 4 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (10.36%) Degree
2 23 (6.44%) HND
2 23 (6.44%) SC Cleared
2 23 (6.44%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.48%) HNC
4 4 (1.12%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.84%) CISSP
5 3 (0.84%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.56%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.56%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (0.56%) CISM
6 2 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.28%) CITP
7 1 (0.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (16.25%) QA
2 18 (5.04%) Accessibility
3 11 (3.08%) WCAG
4 10 (2.80%) GDPR
5 9 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.40%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (0.56%) NCSC
8 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 81 (22.69%) Docker
2 3 (0.84%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.56%) XenApp
3 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.28%) Varnish
4 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 73 (20.45%) Kubernetes
2 38 (10.64%) Puppet
3 37 (10.36%) Terraform
4 24 (6.72%) Ansible
5 23 (6.44%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (2.52%) Prometheus
7 7 (1.96%) Fluentd
7 7 (1.96%) HP ALM
7 7 (1.96%) Kibana
8 6 (1.68%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.56%) Grafana
9 2 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.56%) Nagios
9 2 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.56%) SafeCom
9 2 (0.56%) SCOM
9 2 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.28%) Consul
10 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 72 (20.17%) Microsoft
2 57 (15.97%) Oracle
3 13 (3.64%) Adobe
4 12 (3.36%) Remedy
5 11 (3.08%) Splunk
6 7 (1.96%) Google
6 7 (1.96%) HP
7 6 (1.68%) Databricks
7 6 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.12%) VMware
9 3 (0.84%) LogRhythm
10 2 (0.56%) Citrix
10 2 (0.56%) Ivanti
10 2 (0.56%) McAfee
10 2 (0.56%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.56%) Symantec
10 2 (0.56%) ThinPrint
11 1 (0.28%) Hotjar
11 1 (0.28%) SnapLogic
11 1 (0.28%) Workday