Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > South East
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 9,018 7,500 8,617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.46% 24.99% 22.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.99% 28.46% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8,002 6,787 7,943
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +2.04%

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 28,187 26,355 34,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.95% 87.82% 88.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23,293 21,692 29,042
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 3,571 £50,000 - 389
Hampshire 0 2,070 £45,000 - 215
Berkshire 0 1,651 £51,500 -1.90% 185
Surrey -1 1,539 £50,000 - 185
Oxfordshire 0 1,208 £50,000 +4.71% 116
East Sussex 0 801 £45,000 - 73
Buckinghamshire 0 746 £47,500 - 88
West Sussex +1 646 £45,000 -5.26% 63
Kent +3 307 £42,500 -5.56% 46
Sussex +4 70 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Middlesex +1 35 £90,000 +80.00% 4
Isle of Wight +2 19 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3,369 (37.36%) C#
2 3,106 (34.44%) JavaScript
3 2,898 (32.14%) .NET
4 2,687 (29.80%) Scrum
5 2,344 (25.99%) TDD
6 2,316 (25.68%) SQL
7 2,300 (25.50%) HTML
8 2,230 (24.73%) SQL Server
9 2,090 (23.18%) CSS
10 2,064 (22.89%) MVC
11 1,989 (22.06%) Java
12 1,875 (20.79%) AngularJS
13 1,758 (19.49%) ASP.NET
14 1,420 (15.75%) Test Automation
15 1,330 (14.75%) Degree
16 1,276 (14.15%) Git (software)
17 1,275 (14.14%) Software Engineering
18 1,213 (13.45%) BDD
19 1,208 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
20 1,184 (13.13%) Finance
21 1,183 (13.12%) Web Services
22 1,171 (12.99%) Microsoft
23 1,147 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
24 1,116 (12.38%) Linux
25 1,071 (11.88%) OO
26 1,055 (11.70%) jQuery
27 1,041 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
28 1,012 (11.22%) RESTful
29 969 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
30 955 (10.59%) SDLC

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
1 270 (2.99%) Confluence
2 225 (2.50%) CMS
3 182 (2.02%) Apache
4 164 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
5 142 (1.57%) JBoss
6 140 (1.55%) Tomcat
7 102 (1.13%) IIS
8 94 (1.04%) Apache Spark
9 87 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
10 79 (0.88%) Drupal
10 79 (0.88%) Umbraco
11 71 (0.79%) SharePoint
12 64 (0.71%) NServiceBus
13 62 (0.69%) OpenStack
14 55 (0.61%) Apache Solr
14 55 (0.61%) WordPress
15 48 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 35 (0.39%) nginx
16 35 (0.39%) WebSphere
17 29 (0.32%) EPiServer
Applications
1 99 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
2 97 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 77 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
4 55 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 51 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 43 (0.48%) Photoshop
7 33 (0.37%) Chatbot
8 27 (0.30%) InVision
9 19 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 18 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
11 13 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
12 10 (0.11%) UXPin
13 8 (0.089%) HipChat
14 7 (0.078%) InDesign
15 4 (0.044%) Adobe After Effects
15 4 (0.044%) InfoPath
16 2 (0.022%) Simulink
17 1 (0.011%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 67 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (0.23%) SAP ERP
4 15 (0.17%) Magento
5 13 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.100%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.100%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.078%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.067%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (0.067%) SAP Hybris
8 6 (0.067%) Shopify
9 5 (0.055%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.055%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (0.044%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.044%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.044%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.044%) Oracle iProcurement
10 4 (0.044%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.044%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 832 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 798 (8.85%) Amazon AWS
3 513 (5.69%) SaaS
4 182 (2.02%) GitHub
5 89 (0.99%) PaaS
6 82 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
7 69 (0.77%) IaaS
8 59 (0.65%) npm
9 53 (0.59%) Serverless
10 43 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
11 33 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
12 32 (0.35%) Slack
13 29 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
14 27 (0.30%) Force.com
14 27 (0.30%) OpenShift
15 26 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
16 25 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
17 24 (0.27%) Office 365
18 23 (0.26%) Google Analytics
19 20 (0.22%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 250 (2.77%) Internet
2 99 (1.10%) Firewall
3 79 (0.88%) HTTP
4 76 (0.84%) Broadband
5 66 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 61 (0.68%) WAN
7 54 (0.60%) LAN
8 45 (0.50%) Wireless
9 41 (0.45%) Network Security
10 28 (0.31%) AMQP
11 27 (0.30%) SSL
11 27 (0.30%) VoIP
12 26 (0.29%) Hyperconnected
13 24 (0.27%) SMS
14 23 (0.26%) Intranet
15 21 (0.23%) DNS
16 19 (0.21%) FTP
17 18 (0.20%) VPN
18 16 (0.18%) SAN
19 15 (0.17%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,230 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 677 (7.51%) NoSQL
3 601 (6.66%) SQL Server 2016
4 590 (6.54%) MySQL
5 320 (3.55%) Big Data
6 317 (3.52%) Relational Database
7 251 (2.78%) MongoDB
8 210 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
9 152 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
10 142 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 141 (1.56%) RDBMS
12 138 (1.53%) Hadoop
13 137 (1.52%) Oracle Database
14 133 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 94 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
15 94 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 89 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
17 60 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
18 58 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 56 (0.62%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1,276 (14.15%) Git (software)
2 771 (8.55%) Selenium
3 759 (8.42%) JIRA
4 622 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 457 (5.07%) Visual Studio
6 387 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 340 (3.77%) Subversion
8 260 (2.88%) WebDriver
9 244 (2.71%) Cucumber
10 240 (2.66%) NUnit
11 193 (2.14%) Maven
12 145 (1.61%) JUnit
13 137 (1.52%) TeamCity
14 127 (1.41%) MSTest
15 120 (1.33%) SoapUI
16 119 (1.32%) Eclipse
17 114 (1.26%) SpecFlow
18 96 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
19 91 (1.01%) gulp
20 87 (0.96%) JMeter
General
1 1,184 (13.13%) Finance
2 493 (5.47%) Retail
3 322 (3.57%) Marketing
4 219 (2.43%) Telecoms
5 173 (1.92%) Games
6 152 (1.69%) Banking
7 141 (1.56%) Advertising
8 110 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 109 (1.21%) Publishing
10 62 (0.69%) Back Office
11 57 (0.63%) Law
12 55 (0.61%) Electronics
13 43 (0.48%) Billing
14 42 (0.47%) Automotive
15 39 (0.43%) Music Industry
16 34 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 31 (0.34%) Legal
18 30 (0.33%) Aerospace
19 12 (0.13%) Financial Institution
19 12 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4,662 (51.70%) Developer
2 1,703 (18.88%) .NET Developer
3 1,011 (11.21%) C# Developer
4 902 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 786 (8.72%) Analyst
6 780 (8.65%) Java Developer
6 780 (8.65%) Software Developer
7 721 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 586 (6.50%) Software Engineer
9 408 (4.52%) JavaScript Developer
10 385 (4.27%) Lead Developer
11 383 (4.25%) Project Manager
12 382 (4.24%) Architect
13 364 (4.04%) Business Analyst
14 361 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
15 349 (3.87%) .NET Software Developer
16 343 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 332 (3.68%) C# Software Developer
18 321 (3.56%) Web Developer
19 317 (3.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,898 (32.14%) .NET
2 2,300 (25.50%) HTML
3 2,090 (23.18%) CSS
4 1,875 (20.79%) AngularJS
5 1,758 (19.49%) ASP.NET
6 1,208 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1,183 (13.12%) Web Services
8 1,055 (11.70%) jQuery
9 1,041 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1,012 (11.22%) RESTful
11 874 (9.69%) WCF
12 763 (8.46%) .NET Framework
13 746 (8.27%) HTML5
14 724 (8.03%) Node.js
15 690 (7.65%) Spring
16 682 (7.56%) React
17 662 (7.34%) REST
18 638 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 546 (6.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 538 (5.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 756 (8.38%) Computer Science
2 713 (7.91%) User Experience
3 668 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
4 554 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
5 377 (4.18%) Mobile App
6 272 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
7 221 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
8 177 (1.96%) Fintech
9 111 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 92 (1.02%) Public Cloud
11 87 (0.96%) N-Tier
12 68 (0.75%) Algorithms
13 63 (0.70%) Client/Server
14 57 (0.63%) Data Centre
15 53 (0.59%) Social Network
16 51 (0.57%) Virtual Team
17 50 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
18 48 (0.53%) NHS
19 39 (0.43%) BBC
20 38 (0.42%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1,116 (12.38%) Linux
2 895 (9.92%) Windows
3 229 (2.54%) Unix
4 142 (1.57%) Android
5 130 (1.44%) Apple iOS
6 109 (1.21%) Windows Server
7 41 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
8 40 (0.44%) CentOS
9 29 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 24 (0.27%) Solaris
11 23 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 22 (0.24%) Mac OS
13 21 (0.23%) AIX
14 19 (0.21%) Windows 10
15 18 (0.20%) Debian
16 16 (0.18%) Windows 7
16 16 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (0.12%) Mac OS X
18 9 (0.100%) VMS
18 9 (0.100%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,687 (29.80%) Scrum
2 2,344 (25.99%) TDD
3 2,064 (22.89%) MVC
4 1,420 (15.75%) Test Automation
5 1,275 (14.14%) Software Engineering
6 1,213 (13.45%) BDD
7 1,147 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
8 1,071 (11.88%) OO
9 969 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
10 955 (10.59%) SDLC
11 828 (9.18%) Web Development
12 737 (8.17%) DevOps
13 679 (7.53%) Web Application Development
14 663 (7.35%) Project Management
15 636 (7.05%) Mentoring
16 612 (6.79%) Unit Testing
17 605 (6.71%) Waterfall
18 600 (6.65%) Kanban
19 496 (5.50%) Microservices
20 480 (5.32%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3,369 (37.36%) C#
2 3,106 (34.44%) JavaScript
3 2,316 (25.68%) SQL
4 1,989 (22.06%) Java
5 914 (10.14%) Python
6 621 (6.89%) PHP
7 620 (6.88%) Ruby
8 576 (6.39%) C++
9 490 (5.43%) T-SQL
10 253 (2.81%) C
11 246 (2.73%) Java 8
12 214 (2.37%) TypeScript
13 203 (2.25%) Scala
13 203 (2.25%) VB.NET
14 175 (1.94%) PowerShell
15 134 (1.49%) Perl
16 119 (1.32%) Bash Shell
17 101 (1.12%) Go
17 101 (1.12%) PL/SQL
18 89 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 1,330 (14.75%) Degree
2 371 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 226 (2.51%) Security Cleared
4 218 (2.42%) ISEB
4 218 (2.42%) ISTQB
5 114 (1.26%) SC Cleared
6 97 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 58 (0.64%) Master's Degree
7 58 (0.64%) PhD
8 57 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 54 (0.60%) PMI Certification
10 44 (0.49%) PMP
11 43 (0.48%) DV Cleared
12 36 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 33 (0.37%) MCSE
14 32 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
15 28 (0.31%) MCSA
16 24 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
17 23 (0.26%) CISSP
18 22 (0.24%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 877 (9.72%) QA
2 79 (0.88%) PMO
3 76 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 60 (0.67%) GDPR
5 54 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 40 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 25 (0.28%) PSD2
8 23 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 19 (0.21%) SLA
10 16 (0.18%) GCP
11 14 (0.16%) ISO 9001
12 12 (0.13%) MISRA
13 9 (0.100%) JTAG
13 9 (0.100%) PA-DSS
14 7 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
15 6 (0.067%) P3O
16 5 (0.055%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 4 (0.044%) COBIT
17 4 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 20000
18 3 (0.033%) WCAG
System Software
1 340 (3.77%) Docker
2 116 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 44 (0.49%) Firmware
4 43 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 41 (0.45%) HDFS
6 32 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (0.26%) Apache Flume
8 21 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (0.20%) vSphere
10 13 (0.14%) KVM
11 12 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 11 (0.12%) VirtualBox
12 11 (0.12%) VMware NSX
13 5 (0.055%) oVirt
13 5 (0.055%) RHEV
14 4 (0.044%) vCloud
14 4 (0.044%) Xen
15 3 (0.033%) BitLocker
16 2 (0.022%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 176 (1.95%) Puppet
2 156 (1.73%) Ansible
3 142 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
4 140 (1.55%) Kubernetes
5 72 (0.80%) Terraform
6 44 (0.49%) Kibana
7 28 (0.31%) HP ALM
8 25 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
9 24 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
9 24 (0.27%) Packer
10 17 (0.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 17 (0.19%) WSUS
11 16 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
11 16 (0.18%) Nagios
12 15 (0.17%) logstash
13 13 (0.14%) SCCM
13 13 (0.14%) SCOM
14 12 (0.13%) vCenter Server
15 7 (0.078%) vRealize
16 6 (0.067%) Grafana
Vendors
1 1,171 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 556 (6.17%) Oracle
3 227 (2.52%) Google
4 158 (1.75%) VMware
5 147 (1.63%) SAP
6 112 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
7 92 (1.02%) HP
8 82 (0.91%) Xamarin
9 81 (0.90%) Sophos
10 80 (0.89%) Apple
11 78 (0.86%) Capita
12 77 (0.85%) Adobe
13 74 (0.82%) Facebook
14 70 (0.78%) Twitter
15 66 (0.73%) Atlassian
16 53 (0.59%) Zend
17 40 (0.44%) IBM
18 39 (0.43%) Sitecore
18 39 (0.43%) Sony
19 38 (0.42%) Talend