Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 5 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 597 562 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.40% 17.00% 15.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.74% 19.37% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 602 603 689
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 £70,000 £67,500 £70,450
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 2077 2902 3959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.88% 87.81% 86.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1678 2134 3129
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £30,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 191 (31.99%) Java
2 189 (31.66%) Scrum
3 167 (27.97%) C#
4 162 (27.14%) JavaScript
5 155 (25.96%) Degree
6 151 (25.29%) Test Automation
6 151 (25.29%) .NET
7 147 (24.62%) SQL
8 144 (24.12%) TDD
9 142 (23.79%) HTML
10 124 (20.77%) CSS
11 121 (20.27%) SQL Server
11 121 (20.27%) BDD
12 118 (19.77%) Linux
13 105 (17.59%) AngularJS
14 93 (15.58%) Web Services
14 93 (15.58%) Git (software)
15 92 (15.41%) SDLC
16 90 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
16 90 (15.08%) Computer Science
16 90 (15.08%) MVC
17 86 (14.41%) QA
18 84 (14.07%) Computer Science Degree
19 79 (13.23%) Python
20 78 (13.07%) Node.js
21 75 (12.56%) Finance
21 75 (12.56%) Open Source
22 73 (12.23%) OO
23 72 (12.06%) ISTQB
24 71 (11.89%) Windows

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 14 (2.35%) Apache Spark
1 14 (2.35%) CMS
1 14 (2.35%) Confluence
2 12 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (1.84%) IIS
4 8 (1.34%) Apache Pig
5 7 (1.17%) Umbraco
5 7 (1.17%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.01%) JBoss
7 5 (0.84%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.84%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.17%) Apache
10 1 (0.17%) FormScape
10 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.67%) InfoPath
2 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.35%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.51%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.34%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 69 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (9.21%) SaaS
3 43 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.18%) npm
5 8 (1.34%) Force.com
6 5 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.67%) GitHub
8 3 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.50%) IaaS
8 3 (0.50%) PaaS
9 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.34%) Serverless
9 2 (0.34%) Tricentis Tosca
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.17%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.03%) Internet
2 10 (1.68%) Firewall
3 4 (0.67%) BGP
3 4 (0.67%) EIGRP
3 4 (0.67%) HTTP
3 4 (0.67%) MPLS
3 4 (0.67%) OSPF
3 4 (0.67%) RIP
4 2 (0.34%) Broadband
4 2 (0.34%) SSL
5 1 (0.17%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.17%) 5G
5 1 (0.17%) DNS
5 1 (0.17%) LTE
5 1 (0.17%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.17%) SNMP
5 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.17%) VPN
5 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 52 (8.71%) NoSQL
3 32 (5.36%) SQL Server 2016
4 31 (5.19%) Big Data
5 28 (4.69%) Hadoop
6 26 (4.36%) HBase
7 22 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (3.69%) Relational Database
8 21 (3.52%) MySQL
9 12 (2.01%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.51%) Cognos Impromptu
10 9 (1.51%) DB2
10 9 (1.51%) SQLPlus
11 8 (1.34%) Apache Hive
11 8 (1.34%) Neo4j
11 8 (1.34%) Pentaho
12 7 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.84%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.84%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 93 (15.58%) Git (software)
2 66 (11.06%) Selenium
3 62 (10.39%) WebDriver
4 58 (9.72%) JIRA
5 41 (6.87%) Jenkins
6 36 (6.03%) SoapUI
7 33 (5.53%) JMeter
8 27 (4.52%) HP UFT
9 23 (3.85%) Cucumber
9 23 (3.85%) LoadRunner
9 23 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (3.52%) Maven
11 17 (2.85%) Protractor
12 16 (2.68%) Jasmine
12 16 (2.68%) JUnit
12 16 (2.68%) Karma Test Runner
13 15 (2.51%) Bitbucket
13 15 (2.51%) Subversion
14 14 (2.35%) Visual Studio
15 13 (2.18%) webpack
General
1 75 (12.56%) Finance
2 26 (4.36%) Digital Economy
2 26 (4.36%) Retail
3 12 (2.01%) Billing
4 11 (1.84%) Banking
4 11 (1.84%) Marketing
4 11 (1.84%) Publishing
5 10 (1.68%) Games
6 8 (1.34%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.17%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.01%) Advertising
8 6 (1.01%) Back Office
9 5 (0.84%) Law
10 4 (0.67%) Military
11 1 (0.17%) Automotive
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 277 (46.40%) Developer
2 76 (12.73%) Java Developer
3 74 (12.40%) .NET Developer
4 63 (10.55%) Senior Developer
5 59 (9.88%) Analyst
6 38 (6.37%) Architect
7 30 (5.03%) Test Analyst
8 29 (4.86%) Project Manager
8 29 (4.86%) Software Engineer
9 27 (4.52%) Tester
10 26 (4.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 26 (4.36%) Senior Java Developer
11 24 (4.02%) Web Developer
12 23 (3.85%) Software Developer
13 22 (3.69%) Software Tester
14 21 (3.52%) JavaScript Developer
15 20 (3.35%) Test Leader
16 18 (3.02%) Business Analyst
17 17 (2.85%) C# Developer
17 17 (2.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (25.29%) .NET
2 142 (23.79%) HTML
3 124 (20.77%) CSS
4 105 (17.59%) AngularJS
5 93 (15.58%) Web Services
6 78 (13.07%) Node.js
7 68 (11.39%) ASP.NET
8 61 (10.22%) RESTful
9 56 (9.38%) REST
10 52 (8.71%) SOAP
11 49 (8.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (8.04%) HTML5
13 43 (7.20%) ASP.NET Web API
13 43 (7.20%) jQuery
13 43 (7.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 43 (7.20%) WCF
14 36 (6.03%) .NET Framework
15 34 (5.70%) Spring
16 31 (5.19%) CSS3
17 30 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 90 (15.08%) Computer Science
2 64 (10.72%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.03%) Client/Server
4 21 (3.52%) Mobile App
5 18 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (2.85%) Public Cloud
7 16 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (2.01%) Fintech
8 12 (2.01%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.01%) User Experience
9 10 (1.68%) iPad
10 9 (1.51%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.51%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.01%) Smart Meter
11 6 (1.01%) Social Media
11 6 (1.01%) SWIFT
11 6 (1.01%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.84%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.84%) Wiki
13 4 (0.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 118 (19.77%) Linux
2 71 (11.89%) Windows
3 20 (3.35%) Unix
4 16 (2.68%) CentOS
5 15 (2.51%) Windows Server
6 14 (2.35%) Ubuntu
7 9 (1.51%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.34%) Android
9 7 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.67%) Debian
11 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (31.66%) Scrum
2 151 (25.29%) Test Automation
3 144 (24.12%) TDD
4 121 (20.27%) BDD
5 92 (15.41%) SDLC
6 90 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
6 90 (15.08%) MVC
7 75 (12.56%) Open Source
8 73 (12.23%) OO
9 62 (10.39%) User Stories
10 56 (9.38%) Mentoring
11 52 (8.71%) Test Scripting
12 51 (8.54%) Unit Testing
13 48 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
14 47 (7.87%) Project Management
14 47 (7.87%) Test Management
14 47 (7.87%) Test Strategy
15 44 (7.37%) Web Application Development
16 43 (7.20%) Continuous Improvement
17 41 (6.87%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 191 (31.99%) Java
2 167 (27.97%) C#
3 162 (27.14%) JavaScript
4 147 (24.62%) SQL
5 79 (13.23%) Python
6 36 (6.03%) Ruby
7 26 (4.36%) PowerShell
8 24 (4.02%) PHP
8 24 (4.02%) Shell Script
9 19 (3.18%) Perl
9 19 (3.18%) R
10 17 (2.85%) ES6
11 13 (2.18%) C++
11 13 (2.18%) ECMAScript
11 13 (2.18%) Scala
12 11 (1.84%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.51%) X++
14 8 (1.34%) Go
14 8 (1.34%) Jython
15 7 (1.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 155 (25.96%) Degree
2 84 (14.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 72 (12.06%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.85%) ISEB
5 14 (2.35%) Security Cleared
6 13 (2.18%) SC Cleared
7 12 (2.01%) AWS Certification
7 12 (2.01%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.34%) Analytics IQ
10 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.17%) APMP
11 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.17%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (14.41%) QA
2 5 (0.84%) COBIT
2 5 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.50%) SLA
4 2 (0.34%) PMO
5 1 (0.17%) GDPR
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) WAI
System Software
1 32 (5.36%) HDFS
2 24 (4.02%) Docker
3 14 (2.35%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.01%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (4.02%) Ansible
2 17 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.51%) Puppet
4 12 (2.01%) Nagios
5 8 (1.34%) Terraform
6 6 (1.01%) Hadoop YARN
6 6 (1.01%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.67%) Icinga
7 4 (0.67%) Oozie
7 4 (0.67%) Prometheus
7 4 (0.67%) Salt
7 4 (0.67%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.17%) HockeyApp
8 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.17%) rkt
8 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (10.72%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.69%) Oracle
3 18 (3.02%) SAP
4 15 (2.51%) HP
4 15 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (2.18%) Google
5 13 (2.18%) Twitter
6 12 (2.01%) Sitecore
7 9 (1.51%) Cisco
8 8 (1.34%) Blue Coat
8 8 (1.34%) CheckPoint
8 8 (1.34%) F5
8 8 (1.34%) Juniper
8 8 (1.34%) Palo Alto
8 8 (1.34%) Talend
9 7 (1.17%) hybris
10 6 (1.01%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.84%) Apple
11 5 (0.84%) Ariba
11 5 (0.84%) Concur