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

Agile Software Development
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 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 7869 8297 8803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.18% 23.28% 20.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.18% 26.68% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7073 7627 7993
South East median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,550 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,000 £66,200
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 25240 31094 36475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.18% 87.24% 86.66%
Number of salaries quoted 20761 25915 29923
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 October 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 October 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 3025 £50,000 +5.26% 280
Surrey 0 1690 £50,000 - 117
Hampshire 0 1505 £45,000 +5.88% 91
Berkshire 0 1410 £50,000 - 125
Oxfordshire 0 829 £50,000 - 104
Buckinghamshire +2 816 £45,000 +5.88% 51
East Sussex 0 692 £47,500 +7.95% 46
West Sussex -1 620 £45,000 - 42
Kent -2 234 £45,000 - 22
Middlesex -1 48 £65,000 +36.84% 5
Sussex +4 22 £70,000 +55.56% 6
Home Counties +18 15 £43,500 -40.00%
M4 Corridor 0 11 - -
Isle of Wight - 1 £32,500 -
Agile Software Development
England

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

1 2878 (36.57%) C#
2 2636 (33.50%) .NET
3 2405 (30.56%) Scrum
4 2312 (29.38%) JavaScript
5 2065 (26.24%) SQL
6 1920 (24.40%) TDD
7 1916 (24.35%) HTML
8 1882 (23.92%) SQL Server
9 1838 (23.36%) Java
10 1809 (22.99%) MVC
11 1713 (21.77%) CSS
12 1612 (20.49%) ASP.NET
13 1363 (17.32%) AngularJS
14 1311 (16.66%) Finance
15 1274 (16.19%) Microsoft
16 1168 (14.84%) Test Automation
17 1162 (14.77%) Degree
18 1094 (13.90%) ASP.NET MVC
19 1037 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
20 1024 (13.01%) Git (software)
21 1016 (12.91%) Software Engineering
22 1002 (12.73%) BDD
23 941 (11.96%) Web Services
24 929 (11.81%) Linux
25 924 (11.74%) OO
26 905 (11.50%) jQuery
27 866 (11.01%) SDLC
28 789 (10.03%) RESTful
29 782 (9.94%) Windows
30 779 (9.90%) 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
1 256 (3.25%) CMS
2 222 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
3 173 (2.20%) Apache Spark
4 165 (2.10%) Apache
5 142 (1.80%) IIS
6 137 (1.74%) Confluence
7 114 (1.45%) SharePoint
8 113 (1.44%) Tomcat
9 103 (1.31%) WordPress
10 85 (1.08%) JBoss
11 78 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
12 73 (0.93%) WebLogic
13 70 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
14 66 (0.84%) OpenStack
15 61 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 51 (0.65%) Drupal
17 46 (0.58%) nginx
18 45 (0.57%) Umbraco
19 44 (0.56%) Apache Solr
20 42 (0.53%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 147 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 128 (1.63%) Microsoft Project
3 99 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
4 70 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 60 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 32 (0.41%) InVision
7 20 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 19 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.076%) Chatbot
10 6 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.064%) Niku Workbench
12 4 (0.051%) FrameMaker
12 4 (0.051%) InDesign
12 4 (0.051%) Simulink
13 3 (0.038%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.025%) GIMP
15 1 (0.013%) Adobe Captivate
15 1 (0.013%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 111 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.36%) Magento
3 26 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
4 24 (0.30%) SAP ERP
5 22 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 16 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
7 15 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 8 (0.10%) Oracle HRMS
10 7 (0.089%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (0.089%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.076%) Oracle ERP
12 5 (0.064%) Sage 1000
13 4 (0.051%) nopCommerce
13 4 (0.051%) Oracle AGIS
13 4 (0.051%) Oracle Assets
13 4 (0.051%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 4 (0.051%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 626 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
1 626 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 408 (5.18%) SaaS
3 108 (1.37%) GitHub
4 100 (1.27%) PaaS
5 84 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 67 (0.85%) IaaS
7 49 (0.62%) Office 365
8 48 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
9 42 (0.53%) npm
10 33 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
11 32 (0.41%) OpenShift
12 26 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
13 21 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
13 21 (0.27%) Force.com
13 21 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 20 (0.25%) Firebase
15 17 (0.22%) Amazon S3
16 15 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 15 (0.19%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 240 (3.05%) Internet
2 86 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 77 (0.98%) HTTP
4 58 (0.74%) Firewall
5 47 (0.60%) Broadband
6 43 (0.55%) DNS
7 41 (0.52%) Intranet
8 33 (0.42%) Wireless
9 29 (0.37%) Network Security
10 27 (0.34%) LAN
10 27 (0.34%) WAN
11 26 (0.33%) VPN
12 23 (0.29%) DHCP
13 17 (0.22%) Skype
13 17 (0.22%) VoIP
14 15 (0.19%) IPsec
14 15 (0.19%) SSL
15 14 (0.18%) Extranet
16 13 (0.17%) SMS
16 13 (0.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1882 (23.92%) SQL Server
2 519 (6.60%) MySQL
3 504 (6.40%) NoSQL
4 427 (5.43%) Big Data
5 408 (5.18%) SQL Server 2016
6 400 (5.08%) Relational Database
7 265 (3.37%) MongoDB
8 259 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 209 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 203 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 193 (2.45%) Hadoop
12 188 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
13 167 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
13 167 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
14 122 (1.55%) RDBMS
15 113 (1.44%) Oracle Database
16 111 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
16 111 (1.41%) Power BI
17 99 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 80 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1024 (13.01%) Git (software)
2 598 (7.60%) JIRA
3 571 (7.26%) Selenium
4 483 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 477 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 467 (5.93%) Visual Studio
7 273 (3.47%) NUnit
8 266 (3.38%) Subversion
9 261 (3.32%) Maven
10 235 (2.99%) WebDriver
11 182 (2.31%) Cucumber
12 147 (1.87%) TeamCity
13 137 (1.74%) JUnit
14 118 (1.50%) SoapUI
15 109 (1.39%) JMeter
16 97 (1.23%) Moq
17 90 (1.14%) HP UFT
18 77 (0.98%) Eclipse
19 71 (0.90%) MSTest
20 69 (0.88%) gulp
General
1 1311 (16.66%) Finance
2 301 (3.83%) Marketing
3 274 (3.48%) Retail
4 241 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 162 (2.06%) Games
6 135 (1.72%) Banking
7 129 (1.64%) Electronics
8 107 (1.36%) Publishing
9 106 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 80 (1.02%) Advertising
11 75 (0.95%) Automotive
12 69 (0.88%) Back Office
13 60 (0.76%) Legal
14 44 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 44 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
15 26 (0.33%) Digital Economy
16 22 (0.28%) Aerospace
17 18 (0.23%) Law
17 18 (0.23%) Military
18 16 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4068 (51.70%) Developer
2 1626 (20.66%) .NET Developer
3 923 (11.73%) C# Developer
4 776 (9.86%) Senior Developer
5 742 (9.43%) Analyst
6 704 (8.95%) Java Developer
7 681 (8.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 581 (7.38%) Software Developer
9 425 (5.40%) Project Manager
10 406 (5.16%) Business Analyst
11 363 (4.61%) Software Engineer
12 353 (4.49%) ASP.NET Developer
13 336 (4.27%) SQL Developer
14 326 (4.14%) JavaScript Developer
15 319 (4.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 286 (3.63%) Architect
17 275 (3.49%) .NET Software Developer
18 255 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 247 (3.14%) Agile Developer
19 247 (3.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2636 (33.50%) .NET
2 1916 (24.35%) HTML
3 1713 (21.77%) CSS
4 1612 (20.49%) ASP.NET
5 1363 (17.32%) AngularJS
6 1094 (13.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 941 (11.96%) Web Services
8 905 (11.50%) jQuery
9 789 (10.03%) RESTful
10 746 (9.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 687 (8.73%) .NET Framework
12 685 (8.71%) HTML5
13 677 (8.60%) WCF
14 574 (7.29%) Spring
15 569 (7.23%) XML
16 544 (6.91%) REST
17 524 (6.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 522 (6.63%) Node.js
19 472 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 441 (5.60%) React
Miscellaneous
1 654 (8.31%) Computer Science
2 572 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
3 522 (6.63%) User Experience
4 513 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 255 (3.24%) Mobile App
6 133 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 131 (1.66%) Fintech
8 119 (1.51%) Algorithms
9 109 (1.39%) Client/Server
10 101 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
11 70 (0.89%) Data Centre
12 66 (0.84%) iPad
13 59 (0.75%) N-Tier
14 55 (0.70%) Public Cloud
14 55 (0.70%) Social Media
15 46 (0.58%) Clustering
15 46 (0.58%) Data Structures
16 43 (0.55%) Virtual Team
17 42 (0.53%) Tandem
18 39 (0.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 929 (11.81%) Linux
2 782 (9.94%) Windows
3 280 (3.56%) Unix
4 215 (2.73%) Android
5 151 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 105 (1.33%) Windows Server
7 53 (0.67%) CentOS
8 48 (0.61%) Ubuntu
9 33 (0.42%) Mac OS X
10 32 (0.41%) Debian
10 32 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (0.28%) Mac OS
12 20 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (0.20%) AIX
13 16 (0.20%) Solaris
14 15 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
15 10 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
15 10 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
16 8 (0.10%) CoreOS
16 8 (0.10%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2405 (30.56%) Scrum
2 1920 (24.40%) TDD
3 1809 (22.99%) MVC
4 1168 (14.84%) Test Automation
5 1037 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
6 1016 (12.91%) Software Engineering
7 1002 (12.73%) BDD
8 924 (11.74%) OO
9 866 (11.01%) SDLC
10 753 (9.57%) Web Development
11 636 (8.08%) Mentoring
12 591 (7.51%) Project Management
13 569 (7.23%) Unit Testing
14 551 (7.00%) Waterfall
15 549 (6.98%) DevOps
16 525 (6.67%) Web Application Development
17 504 (6.40%) Kanban
18 447 (5.68%) E-Commerce
19 435 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
20 390 (4.96%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2878 (36.57%) C#
2 2312 (29.38%) JavaScript
3 2065 (26.24%) SQL
4 1838 (23.36%) Java
5 779 (9.90%) Python
6 545 (6.93%) Ruby
7 514 (6.53%) C++
8 452 (5.74%) T-SQL
9 439 (5.58%) PHP
10 314 (3.99%) VB.NET
11 233 (2.96%) C
12 175 (2.22%) Scala
13 160 (2.03%) Bash Shell
14 139 (1.77%) PL/SQL
15 124 (1.58%) TypeScript
16 104 (1.32%) Perl
17 102 (1.30%) VB
18 99 (1.26%) PowerShell
19 93 (1.18%) Shell Script
20 82 (1.04%) Go
Qualifications
1 1162 (14.77%) Degree
2 342 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 216 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 211 (2.68%) ISTQB
5 181 (2.30%) ISEB
6 113 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 74 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 57 (0.72%) PhD
9 52 (0.66%) PMP
10 49 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 48 (0.61%) PMI Certification
12 46 (0.58%) CISSP
13 44 (0.56%) Master's Degree
14 38 (0.48%) CISM
15 29 (0.37%) APMP
16 27 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 26 (0.33%) MCP
18 25 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
19 24 (0.30%) MCPD
20 21 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 601 (7.64%) QA
2 96 (1.22%) PMO
3 73 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 56 (0.71%) SLA
5 30 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 29 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 28 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 17 (0.22%) COBIT
9 16 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 15 (0.19%) PCI DSS
11 14 (0.18%) GCP
12 9 (0.11%) GDPR
13 8 (0.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 4 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 4 (0.051%) WAI
15 3 (0.038%) JTAG
16 2 (0.025%) IEC 62304
16 2 (0.025%) ISO 13485
16 2 (0.025%) TickIT
17 1 (0.013%) WCAG
System Software
1 392 (4.98%) Docker
2 61 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 28 (0.36%) HDFS
5 20 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 19 (0.24%) Apache Flume
6 19 (0.24%) KVM
7 18 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 18 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (0.18%) VMware NSX
9 12 (0.15%) vSphere
10 9 (0.11%) Firmware
10 9 (0.11%) NFS
10 9 (0.11%) Xen
11 7 (0.089%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (0.089%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 7 (0.089%) vCloud
11 7 (0.089%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (0.089%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.064%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 180 (2.29%) Puppet
2 166 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
3 149 (1.89%) Ansible
4 84 (1.07%) Terraform
5 80 (1.02%) Kubernetes
6 59 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
7 52 (0.66%) Kibana
8 42 (0.53%) Packer
9 30 (0.38%) Mesos
10 29 (0.37%) Grafana
11 26 (0.33%) SCCM
11 26 (0.33%) WSUS
12 25 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 21 (0.27%) Nagios
14 18 (0.23%) SCOM
15 16 (0.20%) Oozie
16 15 (0.19%) StatsD
17 14 (0.18%) HAProxy
18 12 (0.15%) rkt
18 12 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 1274 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 479 (6.09%) Oracle
3 200 (2.54%) SAP
4 141 (1.79%) Google
5 97 (1.23%) HP
6 92 (1.17%) Red Hat
7 88 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 87 (1.11%) VMware
9 71 (0.90%) Sitecore
10 60 (0.76%) Zend
11 57 (0.72%) Apple
12 48 (0.61%) IBM
13 46 (0.58%) Adobe
13 46 (0.58%) Facebook
14 43 (0.55%) Talend
15 41 (0.52%) Cisco
15 41 (0.52%) Xamarin
16 36 (0.46%) Atlassian
17 33 (0.42%) New Relic
17 33 (0.42%) Telerik