Period
to 16 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > South West
6 months to
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,617 3,273 3,462
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 33.01% 32.37% 31.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.16% 35.29% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,481 2,608 3,098
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,265
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -4.79% +5.03%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.36% +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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,472 9,275 10,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.30% 91.72% 92.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3,577 7,319 8,270
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,080 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in the South West

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in the South West.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in the South West

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in the South West over the 6 months to 16 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in the South West

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Bristol 0 496 £47,500 -5.00% 55
Gloucestershire +1 349 £55,000 +10.00% 33
Wiltshire 0 316 £55,000 +10.00% 21
Dorset +1 157 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Somerset 0 145 £47,500 +11.76% 27
Devon 0 120 £40,000 -4.76% 26
Cornwall -7 7 £33,750 -10.00% 2
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 West region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 512 (31.66%) Scrum
2 505 (31.23%) JavaScript
3 424 (26.22%) Java
4 377 (23.31%) DevOps
5 371 (22.94%) C#
6 331 (20.47%) Security Cleared
7 325 (20.10%) AWS
7 325 (20.10%) .NET
8 306 (18.92%) SQL
9 297 (18.37%) Azure
10 296 (18.31%) TDD
11 280 (17.32%) Software Engineering
12 272 (16.82%) Finance
13 269 (16.64%) Test Automation
14 263 (16.26%) HTML
15 243 (15.03%) CSS
16 240 (14.84%) Linux
17 238 (14.72%) Microsoft
18 227 (14.04%) Python
19 219 (13.54%) AngularJS
20 214 (13.23%) Docker
21 213 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
22 201 (12.43%) SQL Server
23 199 (12.31%) MVC
24 192 (11.87%) Degree
25 178 (11.01%) Web Services
26 170 (10.51%) BDD
27 164 (10.14%) React
28 161 (9.96%) Mentoring
29 158 (9.77%) JIRA

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 66 (4.08%) Confluence
2 47 (2.91%) Apache
3 41 (2.54%) Tomcat
4 30 (1.86%) SharePoint
5 26 (1.61%) CMS
6 16 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (0.99%) WordPress
7 15 (0.93%) Apache Spark
8 14 (0.87%) JBoss
9 12 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.62%) OpenStack
10 10 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
10 10 (0.62%) SAS
11 9 (0.56%) IIS
11 9 (0.56%) Joomla!
12 7 (0.43%) Drupal
12 7 (0.43%) NServiceBus
13 5 (0.31%) nginx
14 4 (0.25%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 16 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 10 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
6 6 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.37%) Sketch
7 3 (0.19%) LibreOffice
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe XD
8 2 (0.12%) InVision
8 2 (0.12%) Marvel
8 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.12%) UXPin
9 1 (0.062%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.062%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.80%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 9 (0.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 8 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.43%) Magento
6 4 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.19%) Maximo
7 3 (0.19%) Odoo
8 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.062%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.062%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 1 (0.062%) Shopify
9 1 (0.062%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 325 (20.10%) AWS
2 297 (18.37%) Azure
3 91 (5.63%) SaaS
4 49 (3.03%) Power Platform
5 46 (2.84%) Serverless
6 44 (2.72%) GCP
7 41 (2.54%) PaaS
8 39 (2.41%) IaaS
9 33 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
10 28 (1.73%) Office 365
11 25 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
12 22 (1.36%) GitHub
13 21 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
13 21 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
13 21 (1.30%) OpenShift
14 19 (1.18%) Amazon S3
15 16 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 15 (0.93%) Azure Functions
17 12 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 12 (0.74%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.61%) Internet
2 19 (1.18%) Firewall
2 19 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 18 (1.11%) Tactical Data Link
4 15 (0.93%) HTTP
5 11 (0.68%) VPN
6 10 (0.62%) Skype
7 8 (0.49%) DMZ
7 8 (0.49%) LAN
7 8 (0.49%) SSL
8 7 (0.43%) WAN
9 6 (0.37%) DNS
9 6 (0.37%) MQTT
10 5 (0.31%) DPNSS
10 5 (0.31%) QSIG
10 5 (0.31%) Wireshark
11 4 (0.25%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.25%) NAS
11 4 (0.25%) SAN
11 4 (0.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (12.43%) SQL Server
2 147 (9.09%) MySQL
3 89 (5.50%) MongoDB
4 79 (4.89%) Big Data
5 60 (3.71%) Relational Database
6 52 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
7 51 (3.15%) NoSQL
8 48 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
9 47 (2.91%) Power BI
10 40 (2.47%) Hadoop
11 34 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 33 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 22 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 18 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
16 17 (1.05%) Data Lake
17 13 (0.80%) RDBMS
18 11 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
18 11 (0.68%) Redis
19 9 (0.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 158 (9.77%) JIRA
2 154 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 150 (9.28%) Jenkins
4 136 (8.41%) Selenium
5 106 (6.56%) Cucumber
6 52 (3.22%) Maven
6 52 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 46 (2.84%) JUnit
8 31 (1.92%) SonarQube
8 31 (1.92%) webpack
9 30 (1.86%) Mockito
10 28 (1.73%) SpecFlow
11 23 (1.42%) Bitbucket
12 21 (1.30%) DbUnit
12 21 (1.30%) jMock
12 21 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
12 21 (1.30%) Subversion
13 20 (1.24%) GitLab
13 20 (1.24%) gulp
14 18 (1.11%) Eclipse
General
1 272 (16.82%) Finance
2 86 (5.32%) Public Sector
3 74 (4.58%) Retail
4 60 (3.71%) Marketing
5 43 (2.66%) Aerospace
6 41 (2.54%) Electronics
7 38 (2.35%) Manufacturing
8 33 (2.04%) Banking
9 32 (1.98%) Telecoms
10 29 (1.79%) Legal
11 24 (1.48%) Local Government
12 23 (1.42%) Military
13 18 (1.11%) Automotive
14 13 (0.80%) Games
15 12 (0.74%) German Language
16 9 (0.56%) General Ledger
16 9 (0.56%) Publishing
17 8 (0.49%) Back Office
18 5 (0.31%) Financial Institution
19 4 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 643 (39.76%) Developer
2 143 (8.84%) Java Developer
3 140 (8.66%) Software Engineer
4 138 (8.53%) Analyst
5 135 (8.35%) Senior Developer
6 134 (8.29%) Software Developer
7 117 (7.24%) .NET Developer
8 95 (5.88%) Architect
9 81 (5.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 78 (4.82%) DevOps Engineer
11 75 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
12 72 (4.45%) Business Analyst
13 68 (4.21%) C# Developer
13 68 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
14 60 (3.71%) Project Manager
15 56 (3.46%) Test Engineer
16 51 (3.15%) C# .NET Developer
16 51 (3.15%) Lead Developer
17 46 (2.84%) Consultant
18 40 (2.47%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (20.10%) .NET
2 263 (16.26%) HTML
3 243 (15.03%) CSS
4 219 (13.54%) AngularJS
5 178 (11.01%) Web Services
6 164 (10.14%) React
7 150 (9.28%) Node.js
8 142 (8.78%) ASP.NET
9 135 (8.35%) Spring
10 133 (8.23%) RESTful
11 121 (7.48%) jQuery
12 115 (7.11%) REST
13 101 (6.25%) .NET Framework
14 98 (6.06%) .NET Core
15 83 (5.13%) HTML5
16 71 (4.39%) XML
17 67 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 54 (3.34%) SOAP
18 54 (3.34%) Vue.js
19 50 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 121 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (6.86%) User Experience
3 60 (3.71%) Greenfield Project
4 38 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 29 (1.79%) Cloud Native
6 28 (1.73%) Mobile App
6 28 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (1.61%) Reinsurance
8 19 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
8 19 (1.18%) Public Cloud
9 18 (1.11%) Internet of Things
10 17 (1.05%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.05%) PKI
11 16 (0.99%) Data Structures
11 16 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
12 15 (0.93%) Cyberattack
12 15 (0.93%) N-Tier
13 14 (0.87%) Client/Server
14 13 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 240 (14.84%) Linux
2 116 (7.17%) Windows
3 51 (3.15%) Unix
4 35 (2.16%) Android
5 30 (1.86%) Apple iOS
6 29 (1.79%) CentOS
7 28 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (1.67%) Windows Server
9 14 (0.87%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.56%) Debian
11 8 (0.49%) CoreOS
12 7 (0.43%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.37%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.25%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.19%) AIX
15 3 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
15 3 (0.19%) Solaris
15 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2016
16 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (31.66%) Scrum
2 377 (23.31%) DevOps
3 296 (18.31%) TDD
4 280 (17.32%) Software Engineering
5 269 (16.64%) Test Automation
6 213 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
7 199 (12.31%) MVC
8 170 (10.51%) BDD
9 161 (9.96%) Mentoring
10 153 (9.46%) OO
11 139 (8.60%) Project Management
12 137 (8.47%) Waterfall
13 135 (8.35%) Problem-Solving
14 129 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 123 (7.61%) Microservices
16 119 (7.36%) SDLC
17 116 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
18 115 (7.11%) Kanban
19 106 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
20 104 (6.43%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 505 (31.23%) JavaScript
2 424 (26.22%) Java
3 371 (22.94%) C#
4 306 (18.92%) SQL
5 227 (14.04%) Python
6 137 (8.47%) TypeScript
7 126 (7.79%) C
8 122 (7.54%) C++
9 98 (6.06%) PHP
10 47 (2.91%) T-SQL
11 45 (2.78%) Bash Shell
12 42 (2.60%) Ruby
13 41 (2.54%) Go
14 35 (2.16%) PowerShell
15 34 (2.10%) Java 8
16 24 (1.48%) R
17 22 (1.36%) Groovy
18 19 (1.18%) Scala
19 18 (1.11%) ES6
20 17 (1.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 331 (20.47%) Security Cleared
2 192 (11.87%) Degree
3 151 (9.34%) DV Cleared
4 127 (7.85%) SC Cleared
5 39 (2.41%) ISTQB
6 32 (1.98%) ISEB
7 21 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (0.56%) CESG Certified Professional
10 9 (0.56%) DBS Check
10 9 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
10 9 (0.56%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.43%) AWS Certification
11 7 (0.43%) CIPD
11 7 (0.43%) PMP
11 7 (0.43%) RHCE
12 6 (0.37%) CISM
12 6 (0.37%) CISSP
12 6 (0.37%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (6.99%) QA
2 20 (1.24%) PMO
3 18 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (1.11%) NCSC
4 14 (0.87%) NIST
4 14 (0.87%) NIST 800
5 10 (0.62%) GDPR
6 8 (0.49%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.37%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.19%) SLA
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.062%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.062%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 214 (13.23%) Docker
2 51 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 28 (1.73%) vSphere
5 13 (0.80%) NDS
5 13 (0.80%) VirtualBox
6 12 (0.74%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 8 (0.49%) GlusterFS
8 4 (0.25%) Firmware
8 4 (0.25%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.19%) Postfix
9 3 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.19%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.19%) Xen
10 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.062%) LXC
11 1 (0.062%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.062%) XenApp
11 1 (0.062%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 102 (6.31%) Ansible
2 93 (5.75%) Kubernetes
3 56 (3.46%) Terraform
4 25 (1.55%) Puppet
5 24 (1.48%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 23 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.68%) Tivoli
8 8 (0.49%) Nagios
9 7 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (0.37%) HP ALM
10 6 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 6 (0.37%) Rancher
10 6 (0.37%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 5 (0.31%) OSSEC
11 5 (0.31%) Packer
12 4 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (0.25%) Mesos
12 4 (0.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 4 (0.25%) WSUS
12 4 (0.25%) yum
Vendors
1 238 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 116 (7.17%) Oracle
3 60 (3.71%) VMware
4 57 (3.53%) SAP
5 51 (3.15%) Google
6 44 (2.72%) Atlassian
7 38 (2.35%) Red Hat
8 27 (1.67%) NetIQ
9 21 (1.30%) ForgeRock
10 19 (1.18%) Tableau
11 18 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (1.05%) Sage
13 16 (0.99%) Teradata
14 13 (0.80%) Sparx
15 12 (0.74%) Adobe
15 12 (0.74%) BiZZdesign
15 12 (0.74%) Okta
16 11 (0.68%) Zend
17 10 (0.62%) IBM
18 9 (0.56%) Informatica