Period
to 17 November 2017

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

Agile Software Development
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 8478 8163 9149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.70% 23.20% 21.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.69% 26.52% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7611 7494 8311
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

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 26754 30778 37262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.42% 87.46% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22035 25532 30764
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 3269 £49,000 +3.16% 164
Surrey +1 1784 £50,000 - 66
Hampshire 0 1657 £45,000 +5.88% 71
Berkshire 0 1515 £50,000 - 71
Oxfordshire 0 936 £49,000 +3.16% 60
Buckinghamshire 0 850 £45,000 +5.88% 33
East Sussex 0 774 £48,500 +7.78% 30
West Sussex -1 656 £45,000 - 32
Kent -5 257 £45,000 - 25
Middlesex -1 30 £65,000 +44.44% 4
Sussex +5 23 £70,000 +75.00% 3
Home Counties +17 13 £43,500 -40.00%
M4 Corridor -3 7 - -
Isle of Wight -1 1 £32,500 - 1
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 3119 (36.79%) C#
2 2818 (33.24%) .NET
3 2632 (31.05%) JavaScript
4 2589 (30.54%) Scrum
5 2242 (26.44%) SQL
6 2096 (24.72%) HTML
7 2073 (24.45%) TDD
8 2061 (24.31%) SQL Server
9 1950 (23.00%) MVC
10 1924 (22.69%) Java
11 1860 (21.94%) CSS
12 1699 (20.04%) ASP.NET
13 1520 (17.93%) AngularJS
14 1295 (15.27%) Finance
15 1291 (15.23%) Microsoft
16 1249 (14.73%) Degree
17 1248 (14.72%) Test Automation
18 1124 (13.26%) ASP.NET MVC
19 1115 (13.15%) Software Engineering
20 1092 (12.88%) Git (software)
21 1076 (12.69%) BDD
22 1070 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
23 1030 (12.15%) jQuery
24 1012 (11.94%) Linux
25 998 (11.77%) Web Services
26 966 (11.39%) OO
27 901 (10.63%) SDLC
28 884 (10.43%) Python
29 882 (10.40%) Windows
30 865 (10.20%) RESTful

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
1 260 (3.07%) CMS
2 219 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
3 168 (1.98%) Apache Spark
4 156 (1.84%) Apache
5 153 (1.80%) IIS
6 146 (1.72%) Confluence
7 115 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 112 (1.32%) SharePoint
9 95 (1.12%) WordPress
10 94 (1.11%) JBoss
11 81 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
12 74 (0.87%) WebLogic
13 66 (0.78%) OpenStack
14 63 (0.74%) Drupal
15 52 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
16 50 (0.59%) NServiceBus
17 49 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 44 (0.52%) Umbraco
19 42 (0.50%) Apache Solr
20 41 (0.48%) nginx
Applications
1 172 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 129 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
3 102 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
4 90 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 67 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 25 (0.29%) InVision
7 24 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 17 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 16 (0.19%) Chatbot
10 6 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.059%) Simulink
12 4 (0.047%) FrameMaker
12 4 (0.047%) InfoPath
12 4 (0.047%) Niku Workbench
12 4 (0.047%) UXPin
13 3 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.024%) GIMP
15 1 (0.012%) Adobe Captivate
15 1 (0.012%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 122 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.40%) Magento
3 29 (0.34%) SAP ERP
4 22 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
5 18 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 14 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 14 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
7 12 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 8 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.083%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.071%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (0.059%) Sage 1000
12 4 (0.047%) nopCommerce
12 4 (0.047%) Oracle AGIS
12 4 (0.047%) Oracle Assets
12 4 (0.047%) Oracle Financials
12 4 (0.047%) Oracle HRMS
12 4 (0.047%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 3 (0.035%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 676 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 664 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
3 474 (5.59%) SaaS
4 123 (1.45%) GitHub
5 92 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
6 88 (1.04%) PaaS
7 55 (0.65%) IaaS
7 55 (0.65%) npm
8 46 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 36 (0.42%) Office 365
9 36 (0.42%) OpenShift
10 34 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
11 24 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 23 (0.27%) Slack
13 21 (0.25%) Firebase
14 20 (0.24%) Force.com
14 20 (0.24%) Serverless
15 19 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
15 19 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 17 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 269 (3.17%) Internet
2 96 (1.13%) TCP/IP
3 71 (0.84%) Broadband
3 71 (0.84%) HTTP
4 70 (0.83%) Firewall
5 48 (0.57%) Intranet
6 37 (0.44%) WAN
7 34 (0.40%) Wireless
8 33 (0.39%) LAN
9 30 (0.35%) DNS
10 27 (0.32%) SSL
10 27 (0.32%) VPN
11 26 (0.31%) Network Security
12 21 (0.25%) VoIP
13 18 (0.21%) DHCP
14 17 (0.20%) Extranet
15 16 (0.19%) IPsec
16 15 (0.18%) AMQP
17 14 (0.17%) SMS
18 13 (0.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2061 (24.31%) SQL Server
2 568 (6.70%) MySQL
3 550 (6.49%) NoSQL
4 455 (5.37%) SQL Server 2016
5 420 (4.95%) Big Data
6 396 (4.67%) Relational Database
7 267 (3.15%) MongoDB
8 265 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 213 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
10 203 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 196 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 186 (2.19%) Hadoop
13 176 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
14 169 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
15 119 (1.40%) RDBMS
16 112 (1.32%) Oracle Database
17 98 (1.16%) Power BI
18 97 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
19 93 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 91 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1092 (12.88%) Git (software)
2 627 (7.40%) JIRA
3 623 (7.35%) Selenium
4 552 (6.51%) Visual Studio
5 481 (5.67%) Jenkins
6 450 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 293 (3.46%) Subversion
8 276 (3.26%) NUnit
9 258 (3.04%) WebDriver
10 243 (2.87%) Maven
11 187 (2.21%) Cucumber
12 149 (1.76%) JUnit
13 126 (1.49%) TeamCity
14 120 (1.42%) SoapUI
15 108 (1.27%) Moq
16 107 (1.26%) JMeter
17 92 (1.09%) HP UFT
18 90 (1.06%) MSTest
19 87 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
20 83 (0.98%) SpecFlow
General
1 1295 (15.27%) Finance
2 363 (4.28%) Retail
3 274 (3.23%) Marketing
4 263 (3.10%) Telecoms
5 189 (2.23%) Games
6 143 (1.69%) Electronics
7 128 (1.51%) Banking
8 117 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 111 (1.31%) Publishing
10 102 (1.20%) Advertising
11 72 (0.85%) Back Office
12 64 (0.75%) Automotive
13 50 (0.59%) Legal
14 37 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 34 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
16 32 (0.38%) Law
17 29 (0.34%) Digital Economy
18 22 (0.26%) Billing
19 20 (0.24%) Aerospace
19 20 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 4343 (51.23%) Developer
2 1704 (20.10%) .NET Developer
3 992 (11.70%) C# Developer
4 843 (9.94%) Senior Developer
5 742 (8.75%) Analyst
6 726 (8.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 723 (8.53%) Java Developer
8 628 (7.41%) Software Developer
9 455 (5.37%) Software Engineer
10 438 (5.17%) Project Manager
11 408 (4.81%) Business Analyst
12 402 (4.74%) JavaScript Developer
13 381 (4.49%) ASP.NET Developer
14 356 (4.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 353 (4.16%) SQL Developer
16 342 (4.03%) Architect
17 285 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 268 (3.16%) .NET Software Developer
19 261 (3.08%) Agile Developer
20 252 (2.97%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2818 (33.24%) .NET
2 2096 (24.72%) HTML
3 1860 (21.94%) CSS
4 1699 (20.04%) ASP.NET
5 1520 (17.93%) AngularJS
6 1124 (13.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1030 (12.15%) jQuery
8 998 (11.77%) Web Services
9 865 (10.20%) RESTful
10 822 (9.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 785 (9.26%) WCF
12 734 (8.66%) HTML5
13 729 (8.60%) .NET Framework
14 613 (7.23%) Spring
15 601 (7.09%) XML
16 597 (7.04%) Node.js
17 595 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 586 (6.91%) REST
19 500 (5.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 493 (5.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 735 (8.67%) Computer Science
2 601 (7.09%) Greenfield Project
3 561 (6.62%) User Experience
4 546 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
5 304 (3.59%) Mobile App
6 148 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 147 (1.73%) Fintech
8 131 (1.55%) Client/Server
9 118 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 116 (1.37%) Algorithms
11 78 (0.92%) Data Centre
12 73 (0.86%) N-Tier
13 71 (0.84%) Public Cloud
14 58 (0.68%) Social Media
15 53 (0.63%) iPad
16 47 (0.55%) Data Structures
16 47 (0.55%) Driving Licence
17 46 (0.54%) Clustering
18 44 (0.52%) Tandem
19 43 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1012 (11.94%) Linux
2 882 (10.40%) Windows
3 296 (3.49%) Unix
4 195 (2.30%) Android
5 154 (1.82%) Apple iOS
6 132 (1.56%) Windows Server
7 58 (0.68%) CentOS
8 42 (0.50%) Ubuntu
9 33 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (0.35%) Debian
11 24 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
11 24 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 19 (0.22%) AIX
12 19 (0.22%) Mac OS
13 17 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (0.19%) Windows 10
15 15 (0.18%) Solaris
16 12 (0.14%) Windows 8
17 11 (0.13%) Windows 7
18 10 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2589 (30.54%) Scrum
2 2073 (24.45%) TDD
3 1950 (23.00%) MVC
4 1248 (14.72%) Test Automation
5 1115 (13.15%) Software Engineering
6 1076 (12.69%) BDD
7 1070 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
8 966 (11.39%) OO
9 901 (10.63%) SDLC
10 815 (9.61%) Web Development
11 698 (8.23%) Mentoring
12 633 (7.47%) Project Management
13 621 (7.32%) Unit Testing
14 596 (7.03%) DevOps
15 554 (6.53%) Web Application Development
16 553 (6.52%) Waterfall
17 536 (6.32%) Kanban
18 450 (5.31%) E-Commerce
19 446 (5.26%) Microservices
20 440 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3119 (36.79%) C#
2 2632 (31.05%) JavaScript
3 2242 (26.44%) SQL
4 1924 (22.69%) Java
5 884 (10.43%) Python
6 574 (6.77%) C++
7 572 (6.75%) Ruby
8 535 (6.31%) PHP
9 497 (5.86%) T-SQL
10 322 (3.80%) VB.NET
11 250 (2.95%) C
12 179 (2.11%) Scala
13 175 (2.06%) Bash Shell
14 135 (1.59%) TypeScript
15 131 (1.55%) PL/SQL
16 127 (1.50%) Perl
17 120 (1.42%) PowerShell
18 115 (1.36%) VB
19 98 (1.16%) Go
20 92 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1249 (14.73%) Degree
2 400 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 231 (2.72%) Security Cleared
4 221 (2.61%) ISTQB
5 170 (2.01%) ISEB
6 123 (1.45%) SC Cleared
7 84 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 59 (0.70%) PhD
9 52 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 51 (0.60%) CISSP
11 50 (0.59%) PMP
12 43 (0.51%) PMI Certification
13 42 (0.50%) CISM
14 32 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 31 (0.37%) Master's Degree
15 31 (0.37%) MCP
16 30 (0.35%) APMP
16 30 (0.35%) MCPD
17 28 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
18 21 (0.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 683 (8.06%) QA
2 92 (1.09%) PMO
3 73 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 51 (0.60%) SLA
5 35 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 33 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 24 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 18 (0.21%) PCI DSS
9 17 (0.20%) COBIT
10 16 (0.19%) GCP
10 16 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 8 (0.094%) GDPR
11 8 (0.094%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.047%) WAI
13 3 (0.035%) JTAG
13 3 (0.035%) TickIT
14 2 (0.024%) HL7
14 2 (0.024%) P3O
14 2 (0.024%) WCAG
System Software
1 399 (4.71%) Docker
2 71 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (0.64%) Active Directory
4 33 (0.39%) HDFS
5 27 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 24 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
7 22 (0.26%) KVM
8 17 (0.20%) Apache Flume
9 15 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (0.18%) vSphere
10 14 (0.17%) VMware NSX
11 10 (0.12%) Firmware
12 9 (0.11%) Xen
13 8 (0.094%) NFS
14 7 (0.083%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 7 (0.083%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (0.083%) vCloud
14 7 (0.083%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (0.059%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.059%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 184 (2.17%) Puppet
2 172 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
3 147 (1.73%) Ansible
4 99 (1.17%) Terraform
5 76 (0.90%) Kubernetes
6 63 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
7 51 (0.60%) Kibana
8 43 (0.51%) Packer
9 29 (0.34%) Grafana
10 23 (0.27%) Mesos
11 22 (0.26%) WSUS
12 21 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 21 (0.25%) SCCM
13 17 (0.20%) Nagios
14 16 (0.19%) StatsD
15 14 (0.17%) Oozie
16 13 (0.15%) rkt
17 12 (0.14%) SCOM
18 11 (0.13%) vCenter Server
19 10 (0.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 1291 (15.23%) Microsoft
2 474 (5.59%) Oracle
3 199 (2.35%) SAP
4 169 (1.99%) Google
5 104 (1.23%) HP
6 98 (1.16%) VMware
7 97 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
8 79 (0.93%) Red Hat
9 66 (0.78%) Apple
10 60 (0.71%) Sophos
11 56 (0.66%) Facebook
12 55 (0.65%) Sitecore
12 55 (0.65%) Zend
13 50 (0.59%) Adobe
14 45 (0.53%) Telerik
14 45 (0.53%) Xamarin
15 42 (0.50%) Talend
16 41 (0.48%) Atlassian
16 41 (0.48%) Cisco
17 36 (0.42%) IBM