Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 8,787 8,441 8,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.48% 27.60% 23.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.77% 30.82% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7,585 7,577 7,535
South East median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.32% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%

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 26,021 27,389 31,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.26% 89.55% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21,441 22,602 26,214
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 2018. 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 3,080 £55,000 +12.24% 476
Hampshire 0 2,019 £50,000 +11.11% 243
Berkshire +1 1,593 £57,500 +15.00% 216
Surrey 0 1,545 £52,500 +5.00% 216
East Sussex 0 953 £50,000 +3.63% 54
West Sussex +1 868 £50,000 +11.11% 90
Oxfordshire 0 785 £52,500 +7.14% 114
Buckinghamshire -1 702 £47,500 +5.56% 146
Kent +6 270 £42,500 -5.56% 94
Middlesex -1 22 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Sussex 0 12 £55,000 -21.43% 1
Isle of Wight +3 8 £32,500 -
M4 Corridor +6 3 - -
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 2,754 (31.34%) C#
2 2,693 (30.65%) JavaScript
3 2,650 (30.16%) Scrum
4 2,606 (29.66%) .NET
5 2,163 (24.62%) SQL
6 1,949 (22.18%) Java
7 1,916 (21.80%) HTML
8 1,741 (19.81%) CSS
9 1,704 (19.39%) AngularJS
10 1,660 (18.89%) TDD
11 1,525 (17.36%) Finance
12 1,493 (16.99%) MVC
13 1,469 (16.72%) Test Automation
14 1,439 (16.38%) SQL Server
15 1,324 (15.07%) Git (software)
16 1,305 (14.85%) Microsoft Azure
17 1,295 (14.74%) Degree
18 1,279 (14.56%) Microsoft
19 1,253 (14.26%) ASP.NET
20 1,244 (14.16%) Software Engineering
21 1,094 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
22 1,007 (11.46%) Web Services
22 1,007 (11.46%) SDLC
23 969 (11.03%) Waterfall
24 943 (10.73%) DevOps
25 918 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
26 909 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
27 907 (10.32%) QA
28 906 (10.31%) Linux
29 884 (10.06%) Project Management

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
1 310 (3.53%) Confluence
2 198 (2.25%) IIS
3 169 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 157 (1.79%) CMS
5 148 (1.68%) Apache
6 117 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 114 (1.30%) JBoss
8 97 (1.10%) SharePoint
9 77 (0.88%) WebLogic
10 75 (0.85%) Apache Spark
11 54 (0.61%) Umbraco
12 50 (0.57%) OpenStack
13 45 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
14 39 (0.44%) WordPress
15 37 (0.42%) EPiServer
16 35 (0.40%) Apache Solr
16 35 (0.40%) Drupal
16 35 (0.40%) WebSphere
17 34 (0.39%) SAS
18 33 (0.38%) nginx
Applications
1 129 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 114 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
3 105 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
4 81 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 51 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 47 (0.53%) Photoshop
7 28 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
8 20 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 17 (0.19%) Chatbot
10 16 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
11 14 (0.16%) InDesign
12 8 (0.091%) InVision
13 6 (0.068%) SPSS
14 4 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
14 4 (0.046%) EngageOne
14 4 (0.046%) Stata
15 3 (0.034%) Open Workbench
16 2 (0.023%) GIMP
16 2 (0.023%) Mingle
16 2 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 89 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
3 25 (0.28%) SAP CO
3 25 (0.28%) SAP FI
3 25 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 19 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
7 9 (0.10%) SAP ERP
8 8 (0.091%) WebTrends
9 6 (0.068%) Magento
10 5 (0.057%) SAP MM
10 5 (0.057%) SAP R/3
10 5 (0.057%) SAP SD
11 4 (0.046%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (0.046%) SAP FS
11 4 (0.046%) SAP FSCM
11 4 (0.046%) SAP GRC
11 4 (0.046%) SAP Hybris
11 4 (0.046%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 1,305 (14.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 909 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 401 (4.56%) SaaS
4 188 (2.14%) GitHub
5 178 (2.03%) PaaS
6 129 (1.47%) Office 365
7 118 (1.34%) IaaS
8 106 (1.21%) Serverless
9 98 (1.12%) npm
10 90 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
11 84 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
12 61 (0.69%) OpenShift
13 60 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
14 57 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
15 40 (0.46%) Amazon S3
16 39 (0.44%) Google Analytics
17 37 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
18 34 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
19 27 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
20 25 (0.28%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 178 (2.03%) Internet
2 135 (1.54%) Firewall
3 102 (1.16%) HTTP
4 90 (1.02%) DNS
5 58 (0.66%) DHCP
5 58 (0.66%) Skype
6 54 (0.61%) Network Security
6 54 (0.61%) WAN
7 53 (0.60%) TCP/IP
8 48 (0.55%) Wireless
9 46 (0.52%) LAN
10 34 (0.39%) VPN
11 31 (0.35%) VoIP
12 28 (0.32%) Ethernet
12 28 (0.32%) SAN
13 27 (0.31%) Broadband
14 25 (0.28%) MPLS
15 16 (0.18%) CTI
15 16 (0.18%) VLAN
16 15 (0.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,439 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 474 (5.39%) MySQL
3 452 (5.14%) NoSQL
4 380 (4.32%) Relational Database
5 289 (3.29%) Big Data
6 280 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
7 260 (2.96%) MongoDB
8 238 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
9 170 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 148 (1.68%) Oracle Database
10 148 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
11 140 (1.59%) Hadoop
12 138 (1.57%) RDBMS
13 113 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 98 (1.12%) Power BI
15 84 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
16 79 (0.90%) Redis
17 61 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
17 61 (0.69%) SAP BW
18 60 (0.68%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1,324 (15.07%) Git (software)
2 825 (9.39%) JIRA
3 711 (8.09%) Jenkins
4 526 (5.99%) Selenium
5 521 (5.93%) Visual Studio
6 341 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 241 (2.74%) Subversion
8 233 (2.65%) Maven
9 220 (2.50%) TeamCity
10 205 (2.33%) Cucumber
11 179 (2.04%) WebDriver
12 159 (1.81%) NUnit
13 144 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
14 141 (1.60%) JUnit
15 129 (1.47%) SoapUI
16 127 (1.45%) Eclipse
17 118 (1.34%) Bitbucket
17 118 (1.34%) SpecFlow
18 111 (1.26%) webpack
19 103 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1,525 (17.36%) Finance
2 426 (4.85%) Retail
3 296 (3.37%) Marketing
4 208 (2.37%) Telecoms
5 195 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 161 (1.83%) Banking
7 134 (1.52%) Games
8 93 (1.06%) Electronics
9 77 (0.88%) Advertising
10 71 (0.81%) Legal
11 62 (0.71%) Back Office
12 53 (0.60%) Automotive
13 45 (0.51%) Publishing
14 33 (0.38%) Aerospace
15 27 (0.31%) Law
16 24 (0.27%) Financial Institution
17 22 (0.25%) Local Government
18 18 (0.20%) Billing
18 18 (0.20%) Hindi Language
18 18 (0.20%) Punjabi Language
Job Titles
1 4,017 (45.72%) Developer
2 1,102 (12.54%) .NET Developer
3 937 (10.66%) C# Developer
4 838 (9.54%) Analyst
5 727 (8.27%) Java Developer
6 719 (8.18%) Senior Developer
7 677 (7.70%) Software Developer
8 599 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 510 (5.80%) Project Manager
10 498 (5.67%) Software Engineer
11 457 (5.20%) Architect
12 379 (4.31%) Business Analyst
13 317 (3.61%) Lead Developer
14 307 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
15 302 (3.44%) ASP.NET Developer
16 295 (3.36%) C# Software Developer
17 288 (3.28%) .NET Software Developer
18 287 (3.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 287 (3.27%) JavaScript Developer
19 282 (3.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,606 (29.66%) .NET
2 1,916 (21.80%) HTML
3 1,741 (19.81%) CSS
4 1,704 (19.39%) AngularJS
5 1,253 (14.26%) ASP.NET
6 1,007 (11.46%) Web Services
7 864 (9.83%) jQuery
8 716 (8.15%) RESTful
9 704 (8.01%) HTML5
10 694 (7.90%) React
11 688 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 660 (7.51%) REST
13 656 (7.47%) ASP.NET Web API
14 593 (6.75%) Spring
15 566 (6.44%) .NET Framework
16 544 (6.19%) Node.js
17 530 (6.03%) WCF
18 481 (5.47%) XML
19 475 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 371 (4.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 699 (7.95%) User Experience
2 645 (7.34%) Computer Science
3 580 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
4 373 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
5 338 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
6 315 (3.58%) Mobile App
7 216 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
8 189 (2.15%) Fintech
9 157 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 138 (1.57%) Algorithms
11 109 (1.24%) Data Centre
12 99 (1.13%) PMI
13 75 (0.85%) Public Cloud
14 72 (0.82%) FMCG
15 70 (0.80%) PKI
16 65 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
17 62 (0.71%) N-Tier
18 58 (0.66%) Virtual Team
19 53 (0.60%) Reinsurance
20 51 (0.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 906 (10.31%) Linux
2 735 (8.36%) Windows
3 342 (3.89%) Unix
4 263 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 227 (2.58%) Android
6 174 (1.98%) Windows Server
7 79 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 74 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 66 (0.75%) Windows 10
10 63 (0.72%) CentOS
11 62 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (0.38%) Ubuntu
13 27 (0.31%) Solaris
14 23 (0.26%) AIX
15 18 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
16 17 (0.19%) Debian
17 13 (0.15%) Windows 7
18 12 (0.14%) Mac OS X
19 11 (0.13%) Windows XP
20 10 (0.11%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,650 (30.16%) Scrum
2 1,660 (18.89%) TDD
3 1,493 (16.99%) MVC
4 1,469 (16.72%) Test Automation
5 1,244 (14.16%) Software Engineering
6 1,094 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
7 1,007 (11.46%) SDLC
8 969 (11.03%) Waterfall
9 943 (10.73%) DevOps
10 918 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
11 884 (10.06%) Project Management
12 812 (9.24%) BDD
13 775 (8.82%) OO
14 732 (8.33%) Microservices
15 662 (7.53%) Mentoring
16 633 (7.20%) Web Development
17 540 (6.15%) Kanban
18 526 (5.99%) Stakeholder Management
19 496 (5.64%) Unit Testing
20 459 (5.22%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2,754 (31.34%) C#
2 2,693 (30.65%) JavaScript
3 2,163 (24.62%) SQL
4 1,949 (22.18%) Java
5 813 (9.25%) Python
6 442 (5.03%) C++
7 430 (4.89%) PHP
8 366 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 280 (3.19%) Java 8
10 273 (3.11%) PowerShell
11 270 (3.07%) Ruby
12 267 (3.04%) TypeScript
13 229 (2.61%) C
14 175 (1.99%) VB.NET
15 161 (1.83%) Bash Shell
16 127 (1.45%) Scala
17 118 (1.34%) ES6
18 116 (1.32%) Go
19 113 (1.29%) PL/SQL
20 88 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1,295 (14.74%) Degree
2 317 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 304 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 223 (2.54%) ISEB
5 192 (2.19%) ISTQB
6 185 (2.11%) SC Cleared
7 148 (1.68%) PMI Certification
8 95 (1.08%) PMP
9 62 (0.71%) Master's Degree
10 58 (0.66%) DV Cleared
11 54 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
12 53 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 44 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 43 (0.49%) CISSP
15 39 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
16 37 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 33 (0.38%) CCNA
18 29 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 27 (0.31%) APMP
20 25 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 907 (10.32%) QA
2 110 (1.25%) PMO
3 104 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 72 (0.82%) SLA
5 49 (0.56%) GDPR
6 44 (0.50%) PCI DSS
7 40 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 36 (0.41%) ISO 9001
9 31 (0.35%) Data Quality
10 24 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
11 15 (0.17%) ISO 14001
12 12 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 11 (0.13%) COBIT
14 10 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 8 (0.091%) PSD2
16 6 (0.068%) DICOM
16 6 (0.068%) MISRA
16 6 (0.068%) PA-DSS
16 6 (0.068%) PMBOK
17 5 (0.057%) MISRA C
System Software
1 520 (5.92%) Docker
2 133 (1.51%) Active Directory
3 110 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 37 (0.42%) Firmware
5 37 (0.42%) oVirt
6 33 (0.38%) RHEV
7 27 (0.31%) vSphere
8 25 (0.28%) VirtualBox
9 20 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
10 18 (0.20%) Apache Flume
11 16 (0.18%) HDFS
12 15 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 15 (0.17%) LXC
13 10 (0.11%) KVM
14 8 (0.091%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.091%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (0.068%) Varnish
15 6 (0.068%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 282 (3.21%) Ansible
2 272 (3.10%) Kubernetes
3 227 (2.58%) Puppet
4 176 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
5 149 (1.70%) Terraform
6 81 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
7 61 (0.69%) SCCM
8 51 (0.58%) Kibana
9 42 (0.48%) SCOM
10 41 (0.47%) Packer
11 23 (0.26%) Grafana
11 23 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
12 21 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
12 21 (0.24%) HP ALM
12 21 (0.24%) logstash
12 21 (0.24%) Salt
13 19 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
14 18 (0.20%) Nagios
15 16 (0.18%) Prometheus
16 11 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1,279 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 635 (7.23%) Oracle
3 344 (3.91%) SAP
4 197 (2.24%) Google
5 185 (2.11%) VMware
6 121 (1.38%) Xamarin
7 118 (1.34%) Atlassian
8 98 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 84 (0.96%) Tableau
10 78 (0.89%) Cisco
11 66 (0.75%) IBM
12 60 (0.68%) TIBCO
13 59 (0.67%) Red Hat
14 56 (0.64%) HP
15 54 (0.61%) Sitecore
16 50 (0.57%) Adobe
17 49 (0.56%) Informatica
18 41 (0.47%) ServiceNow
18 41 (0.47%) TOWER Software
19 40 (0.46%) Apple