Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3169 3254 2933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 31.03% 29.95% 24.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.64% 33.70% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2832 2898 2460
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +5.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,025 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,325 £63,750
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 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 9149 9655 10558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.57% 88.86% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7532 8042 8867
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
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 West

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 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
Bristol +1 1336 £47,500 +5.56% 72
Gloucestershire +1 501 £45,000 - 19
Somerset 0 461 £42,000 -1.18% 17
Wiltshire +3 413 £45,000 +4.65% 25
Dorset -7 245 £41,125 +2.81% 15
Devon +5 202 £40,000 +6.67% 6
Cornwall -7 31 £36,250 +13.73%
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 West region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1055 (33.29%) C#
2 1025 (32.34%) JavaScript
3 983 (31.02%) Java
4 943 (29.76%) .NET
5 881 (27.80%) Scrum
6 791 (24.96%) TDD
7 778 (24.55%) HTML
8 721 (22.75%) SQL
9 708 (22.34%) MVC
10 690 (21.77%) Finance
11 641 (20.23%) CSS
12 586 (18.49%) SQL Server
13 572 (18.05%) Software Engineering
14 545 (17.20%) ASP.NET
15 543 (17.13%) Git (software)
16 540 (17.04%) AngularJS
17 526 (16.60%) Test Automation
18 433 (13.66%) BDD
19 426 (13.44%) Linux
20 423 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
21 417 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
22 414 (13.06%) Degree
23 381 (12.02%) Microsoft
24 377 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
25 368 (11.61%) SDLC
26 366 (11.55%) XML
27 365 (11.52%) Web Services
28 364 (11.49%) JIRA
29 341 (10.76%) Marketing
30 331 (10.44%) Electronics

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
1 156 (4.92%) Tomcat
2 115 (3.63%) Confluence
3 99 (3.12%) Mule
4 96 (3.03%) Apache
5 87 (2.75%) Mule ESB
6 72 (2.27%) JBoss
7 60 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
8 41 (1.29%) Apache Spark
9 37 (1.17%) SharePoint
10 34 (1.07%) Apache Solr
10 34 (1.07%) OpenStack
11 31 (0.98%) CMS
12 30 (0.95%) WebSphere
13 23 (0.73%) IIS
14 18 (0.57%) Umbraco
14 18 (0.57%) WebLogic
15 17 (0.54%) Anypoint
15 17 (0.54%) Drupal
15 17 (0.54%) GlassFish
16 14 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
3 19 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.16%) InVision
8 5 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (0.13%) Autodesk Inventor
9 4 (0.13%) Revit
10 3 (0.095%) HipChat
10 3 (0.095%) InDesign
10 3 (0.095%) SPSS
11 2 (0.063%) OrCAD
11 2 (0.063%) Pixate
11 2 (0.063%) UXPin
12 1 (0.032%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.032%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 20 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.16%) ResourceLink
4 3 (0.095%) Magento
5 2 (0.063%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.063%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.032%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 417 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 285 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 191 (6.03%) SaaS
4 77 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
5 51 (1.61%) IaaS
6 49 (1.55%) PaaS
7 34 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 32 (1.01%) GitHub
9 27 (0.85%) Amazon S3
10 23 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
10 23 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
11 22 (0.69%) Office 365
12 20 (0.63%) npm
13 19 (0.60%) Serverless
14 18 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 16 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
16 14 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
16 14 (0.44%) Google Play
17 12 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 11 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 72 (2.27%) HTTP
2 55 (1.74%) Internet
3 37 (1.17%) Wireless
4 33 (1.04%) SMS
5 30 (0.95%) SSL
6 28 (0.88%) Firewall
7 25 (0.79%) TCP/IP
8 21 (0.66%) DNS
9 14 (0.44%) Kerberos
9 14 (0.44%) LDAP
10 13 (0.41%) Network Security
10 13 (0.41%) SAN
10 13 (0.41%) VPN
11 10 (0.32%) VoIP
12 8 (0.25%) LAN
12 8 (0.25%) SNMP
12 8 (0.25%) WAN
13 7 (0.22%) FCoE
13 7 (0.22%) Intranet
13 7 (0.22%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 586 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 285 (8.99%) NoSQL
3 206 (6.50%) MongoDB
4 195 (6.15%) MySQL
5 151 (4.76%) Big Data
6 144 (4.54%) Relational Database
7 133 (4.20%) Hadoop
8 119 (3.76%) SQL Server 2016
9 95 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
10 69 (2.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 66 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
12 59 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
13 57 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
13 57 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 54 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 38 (1.20%) RDBMS
16 36 (1.14%) Power BI
17 34 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
18 25 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
19 22 (0.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 543 (17.13%) Git (software)
2 364 (11.49%) JIRA
3 253 (7.98%) Selenium
4 239 (7.54%) JUnit
5 231 (7.29%) Jenkins
6 154 (4.86%) Cucumber
7 143 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 133 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 126 (3.98%) Maven
10 94 (2.97%) Visual Studio
11 91 (2.87%) Subversion
11 91 (2.87%) TeamCity
12 90 (2.84%) NUnit
13 73 (2.30%) IntelliJ
14 70 (2.21%) Eclipse
15 65 (2.05%) SpecFlow
16 60 (1.89%) Calabash
17 58 (1.83%) SoapUI
18 56 (1.77%) Bitbucket
19 48 (1.51%) Gradle
General
1 690 (21.77%) Finance
2 341 (10.76%) Marketing
3 331 (10.44%) Electronics
4 317 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 311 (9.81%) Telecoms
6 202 (6.37%) Retail
7 132 (4.17%) Banking
8 75 (2.37%) Games
9 50 (1.58%) Advertising
10 24 (0.76%) Local Government
11 22 (0.69%) Back Office
12 20 (0.63%) Military
13 19 (0.60%) Law
14 18 (0.57%) Legal
15 17 (0.54%) Investment Banking
16 16 (0.50%) Online Betting
17 12 (0.38%) Private Banking
18 9 (0.28%) Aerospace
18 9 (0.28%) Front Office
19 8 (0.25%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1587 (50.08%) Developer
2 488 (15.40%) .NET Developer
3 387 (12.21%) Java Developer
4 369 (11.64%) Analyst
5 306 (9.66%) Senior Developer
6 269 (8.49%) Software Developer
7 255 (8.05%) Software Engineer
8 244 (7.70%) C# Developer
9 176 (5.55%) Project Manager
10 175 (5.52%) C# .NET Developer
11 172 (5.43%) Business Analyst
12 132 (4.17%) Junior
13 126 (3.98%) Lead Developer
14 125 (3.94%) PHP Developer
15 124 (3.91%) Test Analyst
16 115 (3.63%) Tester
17 114 (3.60%) Architect
18 108 (3.41%) Senior .NET Developer
19 103 (3.25%) Junior Developer
20 102 (3.22%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 943 (29.76%) .NET
2 778 (24.55%) HTML
3 641 (20.23%) CSS
4 545 (17.20%) ASP.NET
5 540 (17.04%) AngularJS
6 366 (11.55%) XML
7 365 (11.52%) Web Services
8 325 (10.26%) Spring
9 316 (9.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 313 (9.88%) REST
11 301 (9.50%) HTML5
12 271 (8.55%) Node.js
13 251 (7.92%) .NET Framework
14 247 (7.79%) RESTful
15 240 (7.57%) JSON
16 228 (7.19%) Hibernate
17 221 (6.97%) jQuery
18 216 (6.82%) SOAP
19 197 (6.22%) React
20 185 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 243 (7.67%) User Experience
2 226 (7.13%) Greenfield Project
3 184 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 183 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 103 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
6 89 (2.81%) Mobile App
7 56 (1.77%) Management Information System
8 41 (1.29%) Fintech
8 41 (1.29%) Virtual Team
9 32 (1.01%) Client/Server
10 30 (0.95%) Algorithms
11 24 (0.76%) iPad
12 23 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
13 21 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
14 20 (0.63%) Derivative
15 19 (0.60%) Cloud Native
16 17 (0.54%) Data Structures
16 17 (0.54%) iPhone
16 17 (0.54%) Music Streaming
16 17 (0.54%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 426 (13.44%) Linux
2 243 (7.67%) Windows
3 121 (3.82%) Android
4 98 (3.09%) Unix
5 83 (2.62%) Apple iOS
6 58 (1.83%) Windows Server
7 28 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (0.76%) CentOS
10 9 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.25%) AIX
11 8 (0.25%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.16%) Debian
12 5 (0.16%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.16%) Solaris
13 3 (0.095%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.095%) HPUX
13 3 (0.095%) OpenWrt
13 3 (0.095%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.063%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 881 (27.80%) Scrum
2 791 (24.96%) TDD
3 708 (22.34%) MVC
4 572 (18.05%) Software Engineering
5 526 (16.60%) Test Automation
6 433 (13.66%) BDD
7 423 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
8 377 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
9 368 (11.61%) SDLC
10 305 (9.62%) Programme Management
11 303 (9.56%) OO
11 303 (9.56%) Web Development
12 293 (9.25%) DevOps
13 289 (9.12%) Digital Marketing
14 268 (8.46%) Project Management
15 252 (7.95%) Microservices
16 237 (7.48%) Waterfall
17 231 (7.29%) Kanban
18 221 (6.97%) Open Source
19 176 (5.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1055 (33.29%) C#
2 1025 (32.34%) JavaScript
3 983 (31.02%) Java
4 721 (22.75%) SQL
5 283 (8.93%) Python
6 248 (7.83%) C++
7 206 (6.50%) PHP
8 159 (5.02%) Ruby
9 153 (4.83%) T-SQL
10 136 (4.29%) C
11 61 (1.92%) PowerShell
12 51 (1.61%) Groovy
13 48 (1.51%) Bash Shell
14 43 (1.36%) Scala
15 40 (1.26%) TypeScript
16 35 (1.10%) VB.NET
17 33 (1.04%) Go
17 33 (1.04%) PL/SQL
18 31 (0.98%) XPath
19 30 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 414 (13.06%) Degree
2 262 (8.27%) Security Cleared
3 146 (4.61%) SC Cleared
4 101 (3.19%) ISTQB
5 92 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 90 (2.84%) DV Cleared
7 89 (2.81%) ISEB
8 37 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 36 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 17 (0.54%) PMI Certification
11 17 (0.54%) PMP
12 15 (0.47%) MCSE
13 14 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.35%) CCNA
15 11 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
16 8 (0.25%) CISSP
16 8 (0.25%) PhD
17 7 (0.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (5.93%) QA
2 27 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 16 (0.50%) PMO
4 14 (0.44%) ISO 14001
4 14 (0.44%) SLA
5 12 (0.38%) COBIT
6 8 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 8 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (0.13%) GCP
9 4 (0.13%) Government Security Classifications
10 3 (0.095%) ISO 13485
10 3 (0.095%) MISRA
11 2 (0.063%) HL7
11 2 (0.063%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.032%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.032%) GDPR
12 1 (0.032%) WCAG
System Software
1 123 (3.88%) Docker
2 33 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.22%) NFS
4 7 (0.22%) Samba
4 7 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (0.22%) VMware NSX
5 6 (0.19%) VirtualBox
6 5 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.095%) LXC
7 3 (0.095%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.063%) GlusterFS
8 2 (0.063%) KVM
8 2 (0.063%) vSphere
8 2 (0.063%) Xen
8 2 (0.063%) XenServer
9 1 (0.032%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.032%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 64 (2.02%) Ansible
2 57 (1.80%) Puppet
3 44 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (0.92%) HockeyApp
5 21 (0.66%) Terraform
6 20 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
7 18 (0.57%) Kubernetes
8 14 (0.44%) CA Service Virtualization
9 11 (0.35%) CloudHub
10 10 (0.32%) Nagios
11 7 (0.22%) vCenter Server
12 6 (0.19%) Kibana
13 5 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.13%) NetBackup
15 3 (0.095%) Cobbler
15 3 (0.095%) Icinga
15 3 (0.095%) rkt
15 3 (0.095%) Salt
15 3 (0.095%) SCVMM
15 3 (0.095%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 381 (12.02%) Microsoft
2 291 (9.18%) SAP
3 153 (4.83%) Oracle
4 93 (2.93%) Google
5 66 (2.08%) Apple
6 63 (1.99%) Atlassian
7 51 (1.61%) VMware
8 44 (1.39%) HP
9 37 (1.17%) Zend
10 28 (0.88%) Red Hat
11 26 (0.82%) Xamarin
12 24 (0.76%) IBM
13 22 (0.69%) Cognizant
14 18 (0.57%) CA
15 16 (0.50%) Facebook
16 14 (0.44%) MuleSoft
16 14 (0.44%) Sitecore
16 14 (0.44%) Tableau
17 13 (0.41%) Citrix
18 11 (0.35%) NetApp