Period
to 4 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > South East
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3,863 7,906 8,946
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 27.67% 29.52% 29.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.33% 32.32% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3,391 6,682 8,147
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% +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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 12,735 24,463 27,816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.21% 91.35% 90.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10,275 19,670 23,126
Median annual salary £50,198 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.40% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,951
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in the South East

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in the South East.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in the South East

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in the South East over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in the South East

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 4 July 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley 0 1,299 £57,500 +4.55% 117
Hampshire 0 1,057 £50,000 - 86
Berkshire 0 717 £60,000 +4.35% 47
Surrey 0 591 £55,000 - 45
West Sussex 0 470 £52,500 +5.00% 37
East Sussex 0 361 £52,500 -4.55% 27
Oxfordshire -1 323 £50,000 -9.09% 40
Buckinghamshire 0 260 £55,000 +15.79% 30
Kent -2 66 £50,000 +11.11% 24
Middlesex +3 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Sussex -6 1 £75,000 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £70,000 -
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1,223 (31.66%) C#
2 1,180 (30.55%) .NET
3 1,162 (30.08%) JavaScript
4 1,089 (28.19%) Scrum
5 945 (24.46%) SQL
6 876 (22.68%) Azure
7 800 (20.71%) HTML
8 759 (19.65%) CSS
9 663 (17.16%) SQL Server
10 660 (17.09%) DevOps
11 647 (16.75%) Finance
12 639 (16.54%) Java
13 637 (16.49%) AngularJS
14 636 (16.46%) Test Automation
15 609 (15.76%) TDD
16 603 (15.61%) MVC
17 576 (14.91%) Microsoft
18 557 (14.42%) Git (software)
19 538 (13.93%) Software Engineering
20 500 (12.94%) ASP.NET
21 493 (12.76%) Degree
22 450 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
23 449 (11.62%) React
24 420 (10.87%) AWS
25 401 (10.38%) Linux
26 387 (10.02%) JIRA
27 382 (9.89%) QA
28 371 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
29 369 (9.55%) Web Services
30 353 (9.14%) Python

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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
1 209 (5.41%) Confluence
2 90 (2.33%) CMS
3 88 (2.28%) SharePoint
4 70 (1.81%) Apache
5 64 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
6 59 (1.53%) Tomcat
7 44 (1.14%) IIS
8 35 (0.91%) Umbraco
9 33 (0.85%) Apache Spark
10 23 (0.60%) WordPress
11 20 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
12 18 (0.47%) WebSphere
13 16 (0.41%) EPiServer
14 15 (0.39%) Apache Solr
15 12 (0.31%) WebLogic
16 11 (0.28%) Joomla!
17 10 (0.26%) nginx
17 10 (0.26%) OpenStack
18 8 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
18 8 (0.21%) JBoss
Applications
1 82 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 72 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (0.70%) Sketch
4 26 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (0.49%) InVision
6 16 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.31%) Adobe XD
8 9 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (0.21%) Figma
10 7 (0.18%) Photoshop
11 5 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.10%) Marvel
12 4 (0.10%) UXPin
13 3 (0.078%) InDesign
13 3 (0.078%) Simulink
14 2 (0.052%) Chatbot
14 2 (0.052%) S-PLUS
14 2 (0.052%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 71 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.72%) Magento
3 12 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
4 11 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.26%) SAP HR
5 10 (0.26%) SAP PSCD
6 7 (0.18%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.10%) Oracle BRM
9 3 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.078%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.078%) Oracle iProcurement
10 2 (0.052%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.052%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.052%) Oracle Manufacturing
10 2 (0.052%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.052%) SAP IS-U
10 2 (0.052%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 876 (22.68%) Azure
2 420 (10.87%) AWS
3 333 (8.62%) SaaS
4 84 (2.17%) GitHub
5 82 (2.12%) PaaS
6 78 (2.02%) Power Platform
7 64 (1.66%) IaaS
8 63 (1.63%) Serverless
9 58 (1.50%) GCP
10 52 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
11 45 (1.16%) Office 365
12 36 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
13 33 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
14 24 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
15 23 (0.60%) OpenShift
16 20 (0.52%) Logic Apps
16 20 (0.52%) Slack
17 18 (0.47%) Amazon S3
17 18 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
18 17 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 75 (1.94%) HTTP
2 65 (1.68%) Skype
3 52 (1.35%) Firewall
4 43 (1.11%) LAN
5 41 (1.06%) WAN
6 33 (0.85%) DNS
6 33 (0.85%) Internet
7 29 (0.75%) TCP/IP
7 29 (0.75%) Wireless
8 20 (0.52%) Network Security
9 18 (0.47%) FTP
10 16 (0.41%) DHCP
11 14 (0.36%) Intranet
12 13 (0.34%) BGP
12 13 (0.34%) OSPF
13 12 (0.31%) MPLS
13 12 (0.31%) SAN
13 12 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (0.28%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 663 (17.16%) SQL Server
2 182 (4.71%) MySQL
3 161 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 149 (3.86%) Big Data
5 121 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 104 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
7 101 (2.61%) MongoDB
8 90 (2.33%) NoSQL
9 76 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 75 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 72 (1.86%) Power BI
12 60 (1.55%) RDBMS
13 53 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
14 51 (1.32%) Data Lake
15 45 (1.16%) Hadoop
15 45 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 43 (1.11%) Redis
17 27 (0.70%) Oracle Database
17 27 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
18 25 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 557 (14.42%) Git (software)
2 387 (10.02%) JIRA
3 285 (7.38%) Selenium
4 265 (6.86%) Jenkins
5 169 (4.37%) Visual Studio
6 119 (3.08%) SpecFlow
7 115 (2.98%) Cucumber
8 105 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 100 (2.59%) Maven
10 91 (2.36%) SoapUI
11 83 (2.15%) JUnit
12 69 (1.79%) Subversion
13 65 (1.68%) WebDriver
14 58 (1.50%) JMeter
15 53 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
15 53 (1.37%) Postman
15 53 (1.37%) TeamCity
15 53 (1.37%) webpack
16 49 (1.27%) NUnit
17 45 (1.16%) gulp
General
1 647 (16.75%) Finance
2 148 (3.83%) Retail
3 84 (2.17%) Marketing
4 73 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 73 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 70 (1.81%) Public Sector
6 54 (1.40%) Banking
7 46 (1.19%) Games
8 45 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
9 37 (0.96%) Legal
10 27 (0.70%) Aerospace
10 27 (0.70%) Automotive
11 26 (0.67%) Law
11 26 (0.67%) Publishing
12 24 (0.62%) Military
13 21 (0.54%) Back Office
14 20 (0.52%) Electronics
15 17 (0.44%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.39%) Advertising
17 11 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,578 (40.85%) Developer
2 414 (10.72%) Analyst
3 382 (9.89%) .NET Developer
4 330 (8.54%) Senior Developer
5 327 (8.46%) C# Developer
6 286 (7.40%) Software Developer
7 255 (6.60%) Software Engineer
8 233 (6.03%) Architect
9 207 (5.36%) Java Developer
10 200 (5.18%) C# .NET Developer
11 180 (4.66%) Business Analyst
11 180 (4.66%) Project Manager
12 159 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
13 119 (3.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 114 (2.95%) DevOps Engineer
15 108 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
16 106 (2.74%) Senior Software Developer
17 105 (2.72%) Test Analyst
18 104 (2.69%) Junior
19 100 (2.59%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,180 (30.55%) .NET
2 800 (20.71%) HTML
3 759 (19.65%) CSS
4 637 (16.49%) AngularJS
5 500 (12.94%) ASP.NET
6 449 (11.62%) React
7 369 (9.55%) Web Services
8 344 (8.90%) jQuery
9 332 (8.59%) .NET Core
10 317 (8.21%) REST
11 309 (8.00%) .NET Framework
12 254 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 250 (6.47%) Node.js
14 237 (6.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 237 (6.14%) RESTful
15 233 (6.03%) HTML5
16 227 (5.88%) Spring
17 219 (5.67%) SOAP
18 210 (5.44%) XML
19 141 (3.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 294 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 247 (6.39%) User Experience
3 208 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
4 180 (4.66%) Mobile App
5 78 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
6 67 (1.73%) Virtual Team
7 64 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
8 47 (1.22%) Management Information System
9 43 (1.11%) Algorithms
10 41 (1.06%) Public Cloud
11 34 (0.88%) N-Tier
12 32 (0.83%) Driving Licence
13 29 (0.75%) Data Centre
14 25 (0.65%) Cloud Native
15 24 (0.62%) iPad
16 23 (0.60%) Smartphone
17 22 (0.57%) Data Structures
18 21 (0.54%) Tandem
19 19 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
20 18 (0.47%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 401 (10.38%) Linux
2 323 (8.36%) Windows
3 89 (2.30%) Unix
4 83 (2.15%) Android
5 80 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 55 (1.42%) Windows Server
7 26 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (0.62%) Windows 10
9 19 (0.49%) AIX
10 14 (0.36%) CentOS
11 9 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
11 9 (0.23%) VMS
12 8 (0.21%) Solaris
12 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.18%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
15 5 (0.13%) CoreOS
16 4 (0.10%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.10%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.078%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,089 (28.19%) Scrum
2 660 (17.09%) DevOps
3 636 (16.46%) Test Automation
4 609 (15.76%) TDD
5 603 (15.61%) MVC
6 538 (13.93%) Software Engineering
7 450 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
8 371 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
9 352 (9.11%) Waterfall
10 342 (8.85%) Web Development
11 326 (8.44%) SDLC
12 320 (8.28%) Project Management
13 318 (8.23%) Microservices
14 275 (7.12%) BDD
15 271 (7.02%) Unit Testing
16 246 (6.37%) OO
17 243 (6.29%) Computer Science
18 230 (5.95%) Mentoring
19 226 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
20 225 (5.82%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1,223 (31.66%) C#
2 1,162 (30.08%) JavaScript
3 945 (24.46%) SQL
4 639 (16.54%) Java
5 353 (9.14%) Python
6 210 (5.44%) C++
7 209 (5.41%) PHP
8 163 (4.22%) TypeScript
9 155 (4.01%) T-SQL
10 116 (3.00%) PowerShell
11 110 (2.85%) C
12 86 (2.23%) Java 8
13 77 (1.99%) Ruby
14 74 (1.92%) Bash Shell
15 52 (1.35%) VB.NET
16 50 (1.29%) Kotlin
17 46 (1.19%) ES6
18 44 (1.14%) PL/SQL
19 42 (1.09%) Scala
20 41 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 493 (12.76%) Degree
2 317 (8.21%) Security Cleared
3 195 (5.05%) SC Cleared
4 120 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 117 (3.03%) ISTQB
6 109 (2.82%) ISEB
7 80 (2.07%) DV Cleared
8 41 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (0.80%) PMP
10 23 (0.60%) CISSP
10 23 (0.60%) PMI Certification
11 19 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 12 (0.31%) CISM
14 10 (0.26%) CCNP
14 10 (0.26%) GIAC
14 10 (0.26%) PhD
15 9 (0.23%) MCITP
16 8 (0.21%) CCNA
17 6 (0.16%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 382 (9.89%) QA
2 57 (1.48%) SLA
3 54 (1.40%) PMO
4 36 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 35 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (0.65%) GDPR
7 23 (0.60%) Data Quality
8 20 (0.52%) PCI DSS
9 15 (0.39%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.26%) DICOM
11 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 6 (0.16%) NIST
12 5 (0.13%) NCSC
13 4 (0.10%) ISO 13485
14 3 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
15 2 (0.052%) ISO 14001
15 2 (0.052%) ISO 22301
15 2 (0.052%) RMADS
16 1 (0.026%) GAMP
16 1 (0.026%) Good Clinical Practice
System Software
1 351 (9.09%) Docker
2 60 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 43 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.52%) vSphere
5 13 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (0.31%) Firmware
6 12 (0.31%) NFS
7 10 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (0.26%) VMware Server
8 8 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.18%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.16%) oVirt
10 6 (0.16%) RHEV
11 5 (0.13%) Postfix
12 4 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.078%) HDFS
14 2 (0.052%) LXC
14 2 (0.052%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.052%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 188 (4.87%) Kubernetes
2 114 (2.95%) Terraform
3 99 (2.56%) Ansible
4 71 (1.84%) Puppet
5 50 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (0.96%) SCCM
7 31 (0.80%) WSUS
8 27 (0.70%) SCOM
9 16 (0.41%) HP ALM
10 15 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
11 12 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (0.26%) Data Guard
12 10 (0.26%) Salt
12 10 (0.26%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 9 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
13 9 (0.23%) vRealize
14 8 (0.21%) Kibana
14 8 (0.21%) Packer
15 7 (0.18%) Nessus
16 6 (0.16%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 576 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 187 (4.84%) Oracle
3 114 (2.95%) Google
4 100 (2.59%) VMware
5 92 (2.38%) SAP
6 52 (1.35%) Xamarin
7 45 (1.16%) Zend
8 44 (1.14%) IBM
9 42 (1.09%) Cisco
9 42 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
10 38 (0.98%) Adobe
11 36 (0.93%) Atlassian
12 30 (0.78%) HP
13 28 (0.72%) Red Hat
14 25 (0.65%) Informatica
15 23 (0.60%) Juniper
16 21 (0.54%) Sitecore
17 20 (0.52%) CheckPoint
17 20 (0.52%) Splunk
18 19 (0.49%) Tableau