Period
to 22 October 2017

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

Agile Software Development
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 496 637 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 21.70% 18.51% 17.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.69% 20.74% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 515 691 812
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,375 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £77,375
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 1931 3072 3911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.47% 89.25% 85.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 2294 3025
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -4.04%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,825 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £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 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Reading

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

1 192 (38.71%) Java
2 137 (27.62%) Scrum
3 132 (26.61%) SQL
3 132 (26.61%) Test Automation
4 123 (24.80%) C#
5 119 (23.99%) Degree
6 117 (23.59%) JavaScript
7 105 (21.17%) TDD
8 104 (20.97%) Linux
9 101 (20.36%) HTML
9 101 (20.36%) .NET
10 91 (18.35%) SDLC
11 89 (17.94%) CSS
12 85 (17.14%) Git (software)
13 80 (16.13%) BDD
14 78 (15.73%) QA
15 77 (15.52%) Python
16 75 (15.12%) JIRA
17 74 (14.92%) Continuous Integration
18 71 (14.31%) AngularJS
19 69 (13.91%) WebDriver
19 69 (13.91%) Computer Science
20 67 (13.51%) Finance
21 64 (12.90%) Selenium
21 64 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
22 63 (12.70%) Computer Science Degree
23 61 (12.30%) ISTQB
23 61 (12.30%) SQL Server
24 60 (12.10%) Web Services
25 59 (11.90%) Open Source

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 21 (4.23%) CMS
2 18 (3.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (2.82%) Apache Spark
3 14 (2.82%) Confluence
4 10 (2.02%) Umbraco
5 8 (1.61%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.21%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (1.21%) JBoss
6 6 (1.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (1.21%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.01%) IIS
7 5 (1.01%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.81%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.60%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.40%) Drupal
10 2 (0.40%) Magnolia
10 2 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.82%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (1.81%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 64 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (7.86%) SaaS
3 31 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.22%) Force.com
5 7 (1.41%) IaaS
6 5 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (0.81%) GitHub
7 4 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.81%) PaaS
8 3 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.40%) Office 365
10 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.20%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.20%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.20%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.65%) Internet
2 17 (3.43%) Firewall
3 9 (1.81%) HTTP
4 6 (1.21%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.81%) SNMP
6 3 (0.60%) BGP
6 3 (0.60%) EIGRP
6 3 (0.60%) FCoE
6 3 (0.60%) MPLS
6 3 (0.60%) OSPF
6 3 (0.60%) RIP
7 2 (0.40%) DNS
8 1 (0.20%) DHCP
8 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 42 (8.47%) NoSQL
3 38 (7.66%) Big Data
4 35 (7.06%) Hadoop
5 29 (5.85%) Relational Database
6 25 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (4.03%) HBase
8 18 (3.63%) MongoDB
9 15 (3.02%) DB2
9 15 (3.02%) MySQL
9 15 (3.02%) SQL Server 2016
10 11 (2.22%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.81%) Apache Hive
11 9 (1.81%) Cognos Impromptu
11 9 (1.81%) SQLPlus
12 8 (1.61%) GIS
12 8 (1.61%) Neo4j
12 8 (1.61%) Pentaho
13 6 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 85 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 75 (15.12%) JIRA
3 69 (13.91%) WebDriver
4 64 (12.90%) Selenium
5 43 (8.67%) JMeter
6 36 (7.26%) Jenkins
7 30 (6.05%) SoapUI
8 29 (5.85%) Maven
9 22 (4.44%) LoadRunner
10 20 (4.03%) Cucumber
11 18 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (3.23%) Subversion
13 15 (3.02%) HP UFT
14 14 (2.82%) Gatling
14 14 (2.82%) JUnit
15 11 (2.22%) Bitbucket
16 10 (2.02%) Ant
17 9 (1.81%) eggPlant
17 9 (1.81%) TestNG
17 9 (1.81%) Toad
General
1 67 (13.51%) Finance
2 26 (5.24%) Digital Economy
3 22 (4.44%) Retail
4 15 (3.02%) Financial Institution
4 15 (3.02%) Publishing
5 13 (2.62%) Banking
6 11 (2.22%) Marketing
7 10 (2.02%) Games
8 6 (1.21%) Billing
8 6 (1.21%) Military
9 5 (1.01%) Advertising
9 5 (1.01%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.81%) Automotive
10 4 (0.81%) Back Office
10 4 (0.81%) French Language
11 3 (0.60%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 207 (41.73%) Developer
2 64 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 50 (10.08%) .NET Developer
4 43 (8.67%) Analyst
5 40 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 35 (7.06%) Tester
7 30 (6.05%) Software Developer
8 23 (4.64%) Architect
8 23 (4.64%) Business Analyst
8 23 (4.64%) Project Manager
8 23 (4.64%) Software Tester
9 21 (4.23%) Software Engineer
10 20 (4.03%) C# Developer
11 19 (3.83%) Senior Java Developer
12 18 (3.63%) Test Analyst
13 17 (3.43%) Python Developer
13 17 (3.43%) Test Leader
14 16 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 16 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
15 15 (3.02%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (20.36%) .NET
1 101 (20.36%) HTML
2 89 (17.94%) CSS
3 71 (14.31%) AngularJS
4 60 (12.10%) Web Services
5 48 (9.68%) Node.js
6 45 (9.07%) ASP.NET
7 38 (7.66%) REST
8 36 (7.26%) SOAP
9 35 (7.06%) RESTful
10 30 (6.05%) Spring
11 29 (5.85%) jQuery
12 28 (5.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (5.65%) HTML5
12 28 (5.65%) WCF
13 27 (5.44%) .NET Framework
13 27 (5.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 26 (5.24%) CSS3
15 24 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (4.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.91%) Computer Science
2 58 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.85%) Client/Server
4 22 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (4.23%) Mobile App
6 18 (3.63%) User Experience
7 14 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.82%) iPad
8 12 (2.42%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.02%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.81%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.61%) Social Media
12 7 (1.41%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.41%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.41%) Wiki
13 6 (1.21%) Digital Currency
13 6 (1.21%) Smart Meter
13 6 (1.21%) SWIFT
14 4 (0.81%) Fintech
15 3 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 104 (20.97%) Linux
2 47 (9.48%) Windows
3 38 (7.66%) Unix
4 15 (3.02%) CentOS
5 13 (2.62%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.61%) Android
6 8 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.81%) Debian
8 4 (0.81%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (27.62%) Scrum
2 132 (26.61%) Test Automation
3 105 (21.17%) TDD
4 91 (18.35%) SDLC
5 80 (16.13%) BDD
6 74 (14.92%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (11.90%) Open Source
8 57 (11.49%) Test Scripting
9 53 (10.69%) MVC
9 53 (10.69%) Test Strategy
10 52 (10.48%) User Stories
11 51 (10.28%) Test Management
12 46 (9.27%) OO
13 45 (9.07%) Mentoring
14 44 (8.87%) Waterfall
15 41 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
16 40 (8.06%) Regression Testing
17 38 (7.66%) Project Management
18 37 (7.46%) Risk Management
18 37 (7.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 192 (38.71%) Java
2 132 (26.61%) SQL
3 123 (24.80%) C#
4 117 (23.59%) JavaScript
5 77 (15.52%) Python
6 31 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 30 (6.05%) Perl
8 26 (5.24%) C++
9 22 (4.44%) Ruby
10 19 (3.83%) Bash Shell
11 15 (3.02%) PHP
11 15 (3.02%) Scala
12 14 (2.82%) T-SQL
13 13 (2.62%) R
14 10 (2.02%) C
14 10 (2.02%) Go
15 9 (1.81%) Korn
15 9 (1.81%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.61%) Apex Code
16 8 (1.61%) Jython
Qualifications
1 119 (23.99%) Degree
2 63 (12.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 61 (12.30%) ISTQB
4 19 (3.83%) Security Cleared
5 15 (3.02%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (1.41%) ISEB
8 5 (1.01%) CCNA
8 5 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.01%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.81%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.60%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.60%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (0.60%) GIAC
10 3 (0.60%) Linux+ Certification
10 3 (0.60%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.60%) SANS
10 3 (0.60%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (15.73%) QA
2 8 (1.61%) SLA
3 5 (1.01%) COBIT
3 5 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.60%) PMO
5 2 (0.40%) WAI
6 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (5.24%) HDFS
2 23 (4.64%) Docker
3 7 (1.41%) Apache Flume
3 7 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.21%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.60%) NFS
5 3 (0.60%) Samba
5 3 (0.60%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (4.64%) Ansible
1 23 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (4.03%) Puppet
3 16 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (2.82%) Nagios
5 9 (1.81%) Salt
6 7 (1.41%) Terraform
7 6 (1.21%) Kubernetes
7 6 (1.21%) Tivoli
8 5 (1.01%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.81%) Icinga
9 4 (0.81%) Oozie
9 4 (0.81%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.81%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.60%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.40%) Grafana
11 2 (0.40%) rkt
12 1 (0.20%) CloudForms
12 1 (0.20%) HockeyApp
12 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.85%) Oracle
3 19 (3.83%) SAP
4 18 (3.63%) Sitecore
5 14 (2.82%) HP
6 11 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (2.02%) Cisco
7 10 (2.02%) Google
8 8 (1.61%) Tableau
8 8 (1.61%) Talend
9 7 (1.41%) Blue Coat
9 7 (1.41%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.41%) F5
9 7 (1.41%) IBM
9 7 (1.41%) Juniper
9 7 (1.41%) Palo Alto
10 6 (1.21%) Ab Initio
10 6 (1.21%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.01%) Ariba
11 5 (1.01%) VMware