Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 484 437 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.23% 17.56% 18.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.17% 20.48% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 429 399 770
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £34,800 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £74,000 £66,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,089 2,134 3,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 87.33% 85.77% 89.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,767 1,681 2,673
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Reading

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Reading.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Reading

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Reading over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 159 (32.85%) .NET
2 157 (32.44%) C#
3 145 (29.96%) Java
4 138 (28.51%) Scrum
5 137 (28.31%) SQL
6 136 (28.10%) JavaScript
7 109 (22.52%) CSS
8 101 (20.87%) HTML
9 98 (20.25%) Software Engineering
10 93 (19.21%) SQL Server
10 93 (19.21%) Microsoft
11 89 (18.39%) Finance
12 82 (16.94%) REST
13 79 (16.32%) OO
13 79 (16.32%) Microsoft Azure
14 78 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
15 76 (15.70%) AngularJS
16 72 (14.88%) Degree
17 69 (14.26%) Linux
18 67 (13.84%) TDD
19 63 (13.02%) ASP.NET
20 60 (12.40%) SDLC
21 58 (11.98%) MVC
21 58 (11.98%) Test Automation
22 54 (11.16%) NoSQL
23 53 (10.95%) Project Management
24 51 (10.54%) QA
24 51 (10.54%) User Stories
25 50 (10.33%) BDD
25 50 (10.33%) Web Services

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 15 (3.10%) Confluence
2 13 (2.69%) Umbraco
3 10 (2.07%) CMS
4 8 (1.65%) JBoss
5 7 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.45%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.24%) WordPress
7 5 (1.03%) Apache
7 5 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.83%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.83%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.41%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.41%) Drupal
9 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.41%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (3.10%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (1.45%) HipChat
3 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.83%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 79 (16.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (9.71%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (8.88%) SaaS
4 14 (2.89%) Office 365
5 13 (2.69%) npm
6 10 (2.07%) GitHub
6 10 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.86%) Dynamics 365
7 9 (1.86%) PaaS
8 7 (1.45%) OpenShift
9 5 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.83%) Datadog
10 4 (0.83%) Zapier
11 3 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.62%) Serverless
11 3 (0.62%) Slack
11 3 (0.62%) Yarn
12 1 (0.21%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 1 (0.21%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.34%) Internet
2 3 (0.62%) Network Security
3 2 (0.41%) Broadband
4 1 (0.21%) ADSL
4 1 (0.21%) Skype
4 1 (0.21%) SSH
4 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.21%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (19.21%) SQL Server
2 54 (11.16%) NoSQL
3 32 (6.61%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (4.96%) Power BI
4 24 (4.96%) Relational Database
5 21 (4.34%) Big Data
6 19 (3.93%) HBase
7 14 (2.89%) RDBMS
7 14 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.27%) QlikView
9 10 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (2.07%) MySQL
10 9 (1.86%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.86%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.03%) OLAP
13 4 (0.83%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.83%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 48 (9.92%) JIRA
2 45 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 43 (8.88%) Visual Studio
4 38 (7.85%) Jenkins
5 22 (4.55%) Selenium
6 21 (4.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 21 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (3.72%) webpack
8 17 (3.51%) Bitbucket
9 16 (3.31%) Vagrant
10 15 (3.10%) Maven
11 12 (2.48%) gulp
12 11 (2.27%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.07%) Hudson
13 10 (2.07%) WebDriver
14 9 (1.86%) Subversion
15 6 (1.24%) SoapUI
16 5 (1.03%) Babel
16 5 (1.03%) Mocha
16 5 (1.03%) NUnit
General
1 89 (18.39%) Finance
2 31 (6.40%) Retail
3 16 (3.31%) Automotive
4 14 (2.89%) Financial Institution
4 14 (2.89%) Marketing
5 13 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.86%) Billing
7 8 (1.65%) Banking
8 4 (0.83%) Law
8 4 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.41%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Games
9 2 (0.41%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Front Office
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 213 (44.01%) Developer
2 56 (11.57%) .NET Developer
3 55 (11.36%) Senior Developer
4 54 (11.16%) Software Engineer
5 53 (10.95%) Analyst
6 52 (10.74%) Java Developer
7 32 (6.61%) Project Manager
8 31 (6.40%) Software Developer
9 26 (5.37%) C# Software Engineer
10 24 (4.96%) Test Analyst
11 23 (4.75%) Java Engineer
11 23 (4.75%) Senior Java Developer
12 22 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 20 (4.13%) .NET Software Engineer
13 20 (4.13%) C# Developer
13 20 (4.13%) Development Manager
13 20 (4.13%) QA Engineer
14 19 (3.93%) Business Analyst
14 19 (3.93%) Full Stack Developer
15 17 (3.51%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (32.85%) .NET
2 109 (22.52%) CSS
3 101 (20.87%) HTML
4 82 (16.94%) REST
5 76 (15.70%) AngularJS
6 63 (13.02%) ASP.NET
7 50 (10.33%) Web Services
8 49 (10.12%) Node.js
9 37 (7.64%) Spring
10 31 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 29 (5.99%) RESTful
12 26 (5.37%) React
13 24 (4.96%) jQuery
14 21 (4.34%) Angular 2
14 21 (4.34%) WCF
15 19 (3.93%) Hibernate
15 19 (3.93%) WPF
15 19 (3.93%) XML
16 18 (3.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.79%) Greenfield Project
3 27 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.75%) Social Media
5 15 (3.10%) User Experience
6 14 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.89%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.27%) Virtual Team
8 10 (2.07%) Digital Currency
9 9 (1.86%) Fintech
9 9 (1.86%) PMI
10 7 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (1.24%) Learning Management System
11 6 (1.24%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.83%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.83%) FMCG
12 4 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 69 (14.26%) Linux
2 37 (7.64%) Windows
3 21 (4.34%) Unix
4 10 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (1.86%) CentOS
6 8 (1.65%) Android
7 6 (1.24%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.24%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.24%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.83%) DC/OS
10 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.21%) Debian
11 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (28.51%) Scrum
2 98 (20.25%) Software Engineering
3 79 (16.32%) OO
4 78 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (13.84%) TDD
6 60 (12.40%) SDLC
7 58 (11.98%) MVC
7 58 (11.98%) Test Automation
8 53 (10.95%) Project Management
9 51 (10.54%) User Stories
10 50 (10.33%) BDD
11 49 (10.12%) DevOps
11 49 (10.12%) Unit Testing
12 45 (9.30%) Mentoring
13 44 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
14 42 (8.68%) Front End Development
15 39 (8.06%) Web Development
16 37 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
16 37 (7.64%) Open Source
17 36 (7.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 157 (32.44%) C#
2 145 (29.96%) Java
3 137 (28.31%) SQL
4 136 (28.10%) JavaScript
5 47 (9.71%) Python
6 25 (5.17%) Java 8
7 22 (4.55%) C++
7 22 (4.55%) Ruby
8 20 (4.13%) R
9 18 (3.72%) C
10 16 (3.31%) Go
11 11 (2.27%) Scala
11 11 (2.27%) TypeScript
12 10 (2.07%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.07%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.45%) X++
14 6 (1.24%) Apex Code
14 6 (1.24%) PHP
15 5 (1.03%) Erlang
15 5 (1.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 72 (14.88%) Degree
2 24 (4.96%) ISTQB
3 20 (4.13%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 14 (2.89%) ISEB
6 13 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (2.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (1.86%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.24%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.41%) APMP
11 1 (0.21%) ACCA
11 1 (0.21%) CIMA
11 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (10.54%) QA
2 5 (1.03%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.03%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.41%) GCP
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (7.85%) Docker
2 19 (3.93%) HDFS
3 9 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.03%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.03%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.83%) KVM
5 4 (0.83%) oVirt
6 3 (0.62%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.62%) Firmware
7 1 (0.21%) Postfix
7 1 (0.21%) zsh
Systems Management
1 24 (4.96%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.69%) Terraform
3 12 (2.48%) Docker Swarm
4 11 (2.27%) Packer
5 10 (2.07%) Ansible
5 10 (2.07%) Puppet
6 9 (1.86%) Nagios
6 9 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.65%) Consul
8 6 (1.24%) HP ALM
9 4 (0.83%) rkt
9 4 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.41%) Kibana
10 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.41%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.21%) logstash
11 1 (0.21%) Mesos
11 1 (0.21%) Oozie
11 1 (0.21%) Salt
Vendors
1 93 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.17%) Oracle
3 11 (2.27%) Google
4 9 (1.86%) Capita
4 9 (1.86%) VMware
5 7 (1.45%) Atlassian
5 7 (1.45%) HP
5 7 (1.45%) IBM
5 7 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.45%) SAP
6 6 (1.24%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.03%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.03%) Tableau
8 4 (0.83%) SaltStack
9 3 (0.62%) New Relic
9 3 (0.62%) Splunk
9 3 (0.62%) Telerik
10 2 (0.41%) CODA
10 2 (0.41%) RapidMiner
10 2 (0.41%) Xamarin