Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 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 2,350 6,539 8,775
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 27.01% 26.20% 30.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.75% 28.99% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,160 5,711 7,885
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +7.37%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 7,898 22,556 26,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.79% 90.38% 91.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6,475 18,289 21,669
Median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,118 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.99% - +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 23 November 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 23 November 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 0 728 £55,000 - 161
Hampshire +1 570 £50,000 +5.26% 112
Berkshire 0 454 £57,500 -0.86% 74
West Sussex 0 411 £60,000 +20.00% 39
Surrey 0 331 £57,500 +4.55% 70
East Sussex +1 213 £55,000 - 40
Buckinghamshire +1 173 £56,500 +8.65% 46
Oxfordshire -9 109 £55,000 +4.76% 41
Kent -8 49 £50,000 +5.26% 30
Sussex 0 25 £50,000 +11.11%
Middlesex +11 6 £65,000 -7.14% 3
Home Counties 0 3 - -
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 806 (34.30%) C#
2 749 (31.87%) JavaScript
3 724 (30.81%) .NET
4 705 (30.00%) Scrum
5 683 (29.06%) Azure
6 523 (22.26%) DevOps
7 520 (22.13%) HTML
8 505 (21.49%) CSS
9 496 (21.11%) SQL
10 401 (17.06%) TDD
11 392 (16.68%) SQL Server
11 392 (16.68%) Test Automation
12 382 (16.26%) .NET Core
13 376 (16.00%) Git (software)
14 365 (15.53%) Java
15 350 (14.89%) React
16 347 (14.77%) Microservices
17 343 (14.60%) AngularJS
18 322 (13.70%) Microsoft
19 314 (13.36%) ASP.NET
20 308 (13.11%) AWS
21 304 (12.94%) Finance
22 300 (12.77%) Software Engineering
22 300 (12.77%) Degree
23 294 (12.51%) Docker
24 268 (11.40%) MVC
25 226 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
26 222 (9.45%) NoSQL
27 221 (9.40%) JIRA
28 217 (9.23%) TypeScript

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 76 (3.23%) CMS
2 74 (3.15%) Confluence
3 71 (3.02%) SharePoint
4 45 (1.91%) NServiceBus
5 34 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 34 (1.45%) WordPress
6 23 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (0.85%) Apache
7 20 (0.85%) Joomla!
8 17 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 15 (0.64%) Mule
10 12 (0.51%) OpenStack
10 12 (0.51%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.34%) EPiServer
12 7 (0.30%) Headless CMS
12 7 (0.30%) IIS
12 7 (0.30%) Kentico
13 6 (0.26%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 54 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
4 16 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.51%) Sketch
6 10 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.34%) InVision
8 3 (0.13%) Adobe XD
9 2 (0.085%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.043%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 40 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.85%) Magento
3 18 (0.77%) Payment Gateway
4 14 (0.60%) SAP PSCD
5 10 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
6 7 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.30%) SAP HR
7 6 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
8 5 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.21%) SAP LE
8 5 (0.21%) SAP SD
8 5 (0.21%) Shopify
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.085%) SAP GRC
10 2 (0.085%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
11 1 (0.043%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.043%) Maximo
11 1 (0.043%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.043%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.043%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 683 (29.06%) Azure
2 308 (13.11%) AWS
3 163 (6.94%) SaaS
4 93 (3.96%) PaaS
5 84 (3.57%) IaaS
6 70 (2.98%) GCP
7 58 (2.47%) Power Platform
8 55 (2.34%) Serverless
9 50 (2.13%) Office 365
10 34 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
11 28 (1.19%) Azure Functions
12 25 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
13 23 (0.98%) GitHub
14 16 (0.68%) OneDrive
15 15 (0.64%) BrowserStack
16 14 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
17 13 (0.55%) Google Play
17 13 (0.55%) PowerApps
18 12 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
19 11 (0.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 112 (4.77%) Skype
2 90 (3.83%) HTTP
3 43 (1.83%) Firewall
4 23 (0.98%) DNS
5 20 (0.85%) LAN
5 20 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 16 (0.68%) VPN
7 15 (0.64%) Internet
8 12 (0.51%) DHCP
8 12 (0.51%) Intranet
8 12 (0.51%) Wireless
9 11 (0.47%) RTP
9 11 (0.47%) WAN
10 9 (0.38%) FTP
10 9 (0.38%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.34%) Bluetooth
11 8 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (0.34%) SSH
12 7 (0.30%) MPLS
12 7 (0.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (16.68%) SQL Server
2 222 (9.45%) NoSQL
3 151 (6.43%) MySQL
4 111 (4.72%) MongoDB
5 69 (2.94%) Big Data
6 58 (2.47%) Relational Database
7 48 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
7 48 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
8 46 (1.96%) Power BI
9 28 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (1.02%) Tableau
11 21 (0.89%) Data Lake
12 18 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
13 12 (0.51%) Redis
14 10 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (0.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.38%) OLAP
16 8 (0.34%) SQLite
17 7 (0.30%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 376 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 221 (9.40%) JIRA
3 178 (7.57%) Selenium
4 119 (5.06%) Jenkins
5 82 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 77 (3.28%) JUnit
7 59 (2.51%) Cucumber
8 57 (2.43%) SpecFlow
9 49 (2.09%) Visual Studio
10 46 (1.96%) Maven
11 39 (1.66%) WebDriver
12 34 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
13 32 (1.36%) Postman
14 30 (1.28%) Appium
15 28 (1.19%) SoapUI
15 28 (1.19%) TeamCity
16 27 (1.15%) NUnit
17 24 (1.02%) Cypress.io
18 23 (0.98%) GitLab
18 23 (0.98%) PHPUnit
General
1 304 (12.94%) Finance
2 108 (4.60%) Public Sector
3 92 (3.91%) Marketing
4 70 (2.98%) Telecoms
5 54 (2.30%) Retail
6 44 (1.87%) Manufacturing
7 38 (1.62%) Electronics
8 37 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 28 (1.19%) Games
10 27 (1.15%) Legal
11 21 (0.89%) Banking
12 16 (0.68%) Back Office
13 13 (0.55%) Publishing
14 12 (0.51%) Aerospace
15 10 (0.43%) Advertising
15 10 (0.43%) Automotive
16 5 (0.21%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.085%) Front Office
17 2 (0.085%) Law
17 2 (0.085%) Police
Job Titles
1 1,045 (44.47%) Developer
2 307 (13.06%) Senior Developer
3 276 (11.74%) .NET Developer
4 198 (8.43%) Software Developer
5 182 (7.74%) Analyst
6 172 (7.32%) C# Developer
7 143 (6.09%) Architect
8 125 (5.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 108 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
9 108 (4.60%) Full Stack Developer
10 101 (4.30%) Business Analyst
11 100 (4.26%) Software Engineer
12 93 (3.96%) Java Developer
13 81 (3.45%) Project Manager
14 79 (3.36%) Consultant
14 79 (3.36%) Senior .NET Developer
15 77 (3.28%) Lead Developer
16 72 (3.06%) .NET Software Developer
17 70 (2.98%) Senior Software Developer
18 69 (2.94%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 724 (30.81%) .NET
2 520 (22.13%) HTML
3 505 (21.49%) CSS
4 382 (16.26%) .NET Core
5 350 (14.89%) React
6 343 (14.60%) AngularJS
7 314 (13.36%) ASP.NET
8 211 (8.98%) jQuery
9 194 (8.26%) .NET Framework
10 181 (7.70%) RESTful
11 177 (7.53%) REST
12 167 (7.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 151 (6.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 149 (6.34%) Node.js
15 135 (5.74%) HTML5
15 135 (5.74%) Web Services
16 133 (5.66%) Entity Framework
17 132 (5.62%) JSON
18 129 (5.49%) Spring
19 127 (5.40%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 170 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (6.98%) User Experience
3 163 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
4 64 (2.72%) Mobile App
5 57 (2.43%) Self-Motivation
6 53 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 44 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 35 (1.49%) Public Cloud
9 33 (1.40%) Algorithms
10 29 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 24 (1.02%) Data Centre
12 20 (0.85%) Cloud Native
13 19 (0.81%) iPhone
13 19 (0.81%) Renewable Energy
14 18 (0.77%) LIMS
15 14 (0.60%) Driving Licence
16 13 (0.55%) Life Science
17 11 (0.47%) W3C
18 10 (0.43%) PMI
19 9 (0.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 195 (8.30%) Windows
2 155 (6.60%) Linux
3 100 (4.26%) Android
4 63 (2.68%) Apple iOS
5 48 (2.04%) Windows Server
6 28 (1.19%) Unix
7 15 (0.64%) CentOS
8 9 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.34%) AIX
9 8 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.30%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.13%) Solaris
13 2 (0.085%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.085%) VxWorks
13 2 (0.085%) Windows Server 2019
14 1 (0.043%) Debian
14 1 (0.043%) VMS
14 1 (0.043%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 705 (30.00%) Scrum
2 523 (22.26%) DevOps
3 401 (17.06%) TDD
4 392 (16.68%) Test Automation
5 347 (14.77%) Microservices
6 300 (12.77%) Software Engineering
7 268 (11.40%) MVC
8 226 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 198 (8.43%) Mentoring
10 192 (8.17%) Project Management
11 184 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
12 183 (7.79%) Front End Development
13 181 (7.70%) Unit Testing
14 169 (7.19%) BDD
15 161 (6.85%) Web Development
16 155 (6.60%) Kanban
17 151 (6.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 141 (6.00%) SDLC
19 136 (5.79%) Computer Science
19 136 (5.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 806 (34.30%) C#
2 749 (31.87%) JavaScript
3 496 (21.11%) SQL
4 365 (15.53%) Java
5 217 (9.23%) TypeScript
6 173 (7.36%) Python
7 123 (5.23%) PHP
8 119 (5.06%) C++
9 75 (3.19%) C
9 75 (3.19%) T-SQL
10 48 (2.04%) Scala
11 42 (1.79%) PowerShell
12 34 (1.45%) ES6
13 33 (1.40%) VB
14 29 (1.23%) Ruby
15 27 (1.15%) VB.NET
16 26 (1.11%) Bash Shell
17 23 (0.98%) ABAP
18 21 (0.89%) Java 8
19 18 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 300 (12.77%) Degree
2 161 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 93 (3.96%) SC Cleared
4 72 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 70 (2.98%) ISTQB
6 59 (2.51%) ISEB
7 47 (2.00%) DV Cleared
8 30 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 15 (0.64%) PMI Certification
10 14 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 12 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (0.47%) Master's Degree
13 10 (0.43%) PMP
14 9 (0.38%) CISSP
14 9 (0.38%) PhD
15 6 (0.26%) APMP
15 6 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.26%) MOS
16 5 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (8.64%) QA
2 41 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (1.40%) SLA
4 30 (1.28%) GDPR
5 20 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.64%) PMO
7 14 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 12 (0.51%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.47%) PCI DSS
10 10 (0.43%) NIST
11 9 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
12 6 (0.26%) NCSC
13 5 (0.21%) GAMP
13 5 (0.21%) HIPAA
13 5 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 4 (0.17%) ISO 13485
15 3 (0.13%) COBIT
16 2 (0.085%) Data Quality
16 2 (0.085%) IFRS
17 1 (0.043%) NIST 800
System Software
1 294 (12.51%) Docker
2 44 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 28 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (0.55%) vSphere
5 8 (0.34%) NFS
6 7 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.30%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.17%) LXC
8 3 (0.13%) Firmware
8 3 (0.13%) KVM
9 2 (0.085%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.043%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.043%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.043%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 189 (8.04%) Kubernetes
2 110 (4.68%) Terraform
3 65 (2.77%) Ansible
4 28 (1.19%) Puppet
5 21 (0.89%) SCCM
6 14 (0.60%) WSUS
7 13 (0.55%) SCOM
8 11 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.34%) Data Guard
9 8 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (0.30%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 7 (0.30%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.21%) Cobbler
12 5 (0.21%) vRealize
13 4 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (0.17%) logstash
13 4 (0.17%) Mesos
13 4 (0.17%) Packer
13 4 (0.17%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 322 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 91 (3.87%) SAP
3 63 (2.68%) Google
4 60 (2.55%) VMware
5 52 (2.21%) Oracle
6 38 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
7 34 (1.45%) Xamarin
8 32 (1.36%) Adobe
9 29 (1.23%) Splunk
10 23 (0.98%) Sitecore
11 20 (0.85%) Cisco
12 17 (0.72%) Zend
13 15 (0.64%) MuleSoft
14 14 (0.60%) New Relic
15 13 (0.55%) Atlassian
16 11 (0.47%) Red Hat
17 9 (0.38%) Forcepoint
17 9 (0.38%) IBM
18 8 (0.34%) hybris
18 8 (0.34%) Talend