Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 504 496 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 22.62% 21.69% 18.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.38% 25.16% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 437 515 691
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.00% - -

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 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 1,986 1,971 3,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 89.14% 86.18% 90.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,672 1,598 2,336
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 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 173 (34.33%) JavaScript
2 164 (32.54%) Scrum
3 159 (31.55%) C#
4 150 (29.76%) .NET
5 148 (29.37%) Java
6 138 (27.38%) SQL
7 132 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
8 128 (25.40%) Microsoft
9 122 (24.21%) Software Engineering
10 114 (22.62%) CSS
11 105 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
12 100 (19.84%) OO
13 99 (19.64%) REST
13 99 (19.64%) AngularJS
14 97 (19.25%) SQL Server
14 97 (19.25%) HTML
15 91 (18.06%) Degree
16 90 (17.86%) Linux
17 88 (17.46%) Web Services
18 82 (16.27%) Test Automation
19 74 (14.68%) Finance
20 72 (14.29%) TDD
21 69 (13.69%) Amazon AWS
22 63 (12.50%) Python
23 62 (12.30%) Business Intelligence
24 61 (12.10%) ASP.NET
24 61 (12.10%) BDD
25 60 (11.90%) Visual Studio
26 59 (11.71%) MVC
26 59 (11.71%) SaaS

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 17 (3.37%) CMS
2 16 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 15 (2.98%) Apache Spark
3 15 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.79%) JBoss
5 8 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (1.39%) Apache
7 6 (1.19%) nginx
7 6 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.19%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.99%) Confluence
8 5 (0.99%) EPiServer
8 5 (0.99%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.99%) WordPress
9 4 (0.79%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.79%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.60%) Kentico
11 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 13 (2.58%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) InVision
Business Applications
1 21 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.79%) Scribe Insight
4 3 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.20%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 132 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (13.69%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (11.71%) SaaS
4 28 (5.56%) GitHub
5 21 (4.17%) Office 365
6 15 (2.98%) npm
7 13 (2.58%) Dynamics 365
8 12 (2.38%) PaaS
9 10 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (1.98%) Serverless
10 7 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (1.19%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.99%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.99%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.79%) Yarn
13 4 (0.79%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.18%) Internet
2 9 (1.79%) Firewall
3 6 (1.19%) HTTP
4 5 (0.99%) DNS
5 4 (0.79%) SNMP
5 4 (0.79%) VPN
6 3 (0.60%) MVNO
6 3 (0.60%) Network Security
7 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.40%) SSL
7 2 (0.40%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.20%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.20%) Skype
8 1 (0.20%) SMS
8 1 (0.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (19.25%) SQL Server
2 50 (9.92%) NoSQL
3 44 (8.73%) Big Data
4 38 (7.54%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (7.34%) Relational Database
6 31 (6.15%) Power BI
7 26 (5.16%) RDBMS
7 26 (5.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (4.37%) MySQL
10 20 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (3.37%) Hadoop
12 13 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (2.58%) MongoDB
13 12 (2.38%) HBase
14 10 (1.98%) Apache Hive
15 9 (1.79%) CouchDB
15 9 (1.79%) Lumira
15 9 (1.79%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 60 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 55 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 53 (10.52%) Jenkins
4 36 (7.14%) JIRA
4 36 (7.14%) webpack
5 25 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (4.17%) Selenium
7 20 (3.97%) Subversion
8 18 (3.57%) Maven
9 16 (3.17%) Vagrant
10 15 (2.98%) gulp
11 14 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (2.78%) Eclipse
12 13 (2.58%) Cucumber
13 8 (1.59%) Hudson
14 7 (1.39%) Grunt
14 7 (1.39%) NUnit
14 7 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
14 7 (1.39%) WebDriver
15 6 (1.19%) Mocha
General
1 74 (14.68%) Finance
2 26 (5.16%) Retail
2 26 (5.16%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.37%) Marketing
4 19 (3.77%) Automotive
5 14 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.58%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.18%) Banking
8 9 (1.79%) Electronics
9 5 (0.99%) Games
10 4 (0.79%) Back Office
10 4 (0.79%) Legal
10 4 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.60%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.60%) Law
12 2 (0.40%) Advertising
12 2 (0.40%) German Language
12 2 (0.40%) Military
13 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 206 (40.87%) Developer
2 72 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 54 (10.71%) Java Developer
4 53 (10.52%) Software Engineer
5 45 (8.93%) .NET Developer
6 37 (7.34%) Analyst
7 33 (6.55%) C# Software Engineer
7 33 (6.55%) Project Manager
8 32 (6.35%) .NET Software Engineer
9 31 (6.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 31 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
10 29 (5.75%) Senior Java Developer
11 27 (5.36%) Azure Engineer
12 26 (5.16%) Software Developer
13 25 (4.96%) DevOps Engineer
14 24 (4.76%) C# Developer
14 24 (4.76%) Development Manager
15 20 (3.97%) Angular Developer
15 20 (3.97%) Business Analyst
16 19 (3.77%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (29.76%) .NET
2 114 (22.62%) CSS
3 99 (19.64%) AngularJS
3 99 (19.64%) REST
4 97 (19.25%) HTML
5 88 (17.46%) Web Services
6 61 (12.10%) ASP.NET
7 43 (8.53%) React
8 39 (7.74%) Spring
9 38 (7.54%) XML
10 37 (7.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 37 (7.34%) HTML5
10 37 (7.34%) jQuery
10 37 (7.34%) Node.js
11 34 (6.75%) Angular 2
12 24 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (4.56%) .NET Framework
14 22 (4.37%) SOAP
15 21 (4.17%) RESTful
16 20 (3.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.33%) Social Media
2 45 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 37 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.77%) User Experience
6 18 (3.57%) Mobile App
7 17 (3.37%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (2.38%) PMI
9 11 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (1.98%) Digital Currency
11 9 (1.79%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.59%) Fintech
12 8 (1.59%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.99%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.99%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.79%) Data Centre
15 4 (0.79%) Private Cloud
15 4 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 90 (17.86%) Linux
2 41 (8.13%) Windows
3 38 (7.54%) Unix
4 16 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (2.78%) CentOS
6 9 (1.79%) Android
7 8 (1.59%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.19%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.19%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.60%) DC/OS
10 3 (0.60%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.60%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.60%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.20%) Debian
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (32.54%) Scrum
2 122 (24.21%) Software Engineering
3 105 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 100 (19.84%) OO
5 82 (16.27%) Test Automation
6 72 (14.29%) TDD
7 62 (12.30%) Business Intelligence
8 61 (12.10%) BDD
9 59 (11.71%) MVC
10 58 (11.51%) Project Management
11 56 (11.11%) DevOps
12 53 (10.52%) API Development
13 52 (10.32%) Continuous Delivery
13 52 (10.32%) SDLC
14 51 (10.12%) OOA/OOD
15 48 (9.52%) Front End Development
15 48 (9.52%) Open Source
15 48 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
16 45 (8.93%) Coaching
17 44 (8.73%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 173 (34.33%) JavaScript
2 159 (31.55%) C#
3 148 (29.37%) Java
4 138 (27.38%) SQL
5 63 (12.50%) Python
6 28 (5.56%) Go
7 22 (4.37%) Java 8
8 21 (4.17%) C++
9 20 (3.97%) T-SQL
10 19 (3.77%) Ruby
11 17 (3.37%) Shell Script
12 16 (3.17%) Bash Shell
12 16 (3.17%) C
13 15 (2.98%) Scala
14 14 (2.78%) TypeScript
15 11 (2.18%) R
16 9 (1.79%) Cython
16 9 (1.79%) PHP
16 9 (1.79%) PowerShell
17 7 (1.39%) ES6
Qualifications
1 91 (18.06%) Degree
2 27 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.98%) Master's Degree
4 10 (1.98%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (1.98%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.79%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.59%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.39%) ISEB
8 5 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.60%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.40%) MCSA
10 2 (0.40%) MCSE
10 2 (0.40%) PMP
10 2 (0.40%) VCP6
10 2 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (10.52%) QA
2 7 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.79%) PMBOK
3 4 (0.79%) PSD2
4 3 (0.60%) PMO
5 2 (0.40%) GDPR
5 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.40%) WCAG
6 1 (0.20%) GAAP
6 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (8.13%) Docker
2 24 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.38%) HDFS
4 8 (1.59%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (1.39%) Firmware
6 6 (1.19%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.99%) KVM
7 5 (0.99%) oVirt
8 4 (0.79%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.60%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.20%) zsh
Systems Management
1 27 (5.36%) Kubernetes
2 25 (4.96%) Ansible
3 22 (4.37%) Puppet
3 22 (4.37%) Terraform
4 17 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (2.98%) Nagios
6 13 (2.58%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (1.59%) Packer
7 8 (1.59%) Rundeck
8 6 (1.19%) Consul
8 6 (1.19%) Kibana
9 5 (0.99%) Mesos
9 5 (0.99%) rkt
9 5 (0.99%) Salt
10 4 (0.79%) Oozie
10 4 (0.79%) Rancher
10 4 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.60%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.60%) SCCM
11 3 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 128 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.94%) Oracle
3 25 (4.96%) Tableau
4 24 (4.76%) VMware
5 22 (4.37%) SAP
6 12 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.98%) IBM
7 10 (1.98%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.39%) HP
9 6 (1.19%) Google
9 6 (1.19%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.99%) RapidMiner
10 5 (0.99%) SaltStack
11 4 (0.79%) Adobe
11 4 (0.79%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (0.79%) Citrix
11 4 (0.79%) Cloudera
11 4 (0.79%) Hortonworks
11 4 (0.79%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.60%) Autodesk