Period
to 16 January 2018

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

Agile Software Development
England > South West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3,136 3,381 2,807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 31.17% 32.17% 24.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.95% 36.01% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2,855 3,031 2,385
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,500 £28,950
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 8,972 9,389 10,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.17% 89.34% 89.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7,373 7,788 8,608
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,650 £62,500
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 16 January 2018.

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 January 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
Bristol 0 1,301 £50,000 +11.11% 188
Gloucestershire +1 479 £45,000 - 66
Somerset 0 442 £42,500 - 54
Wiltshire +1 407 £50,000 +11.11% 47
Dorset -8 304 £42,500 +6.25% 58
Devon +4 190 £45,000 +20.00% 33
Cornwall -4 49 £35,000 -9.68% 11
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 1,092 (34.82%) C#
2 965 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 957 (30.52%) Java
4 954 (30.42%) .NET
5 851 (27.14%) Scrum
6 843 (26.88%) TDD
7 735 (23.44%) MVC
8 717 (22.86%) HTML
9 691 (22.03%) SQL
10 633 (20.18%) SQL Server
11 632 (20.15%) Software Engineering
12 593 (18.91%) CSS
13 572 (18.24%) Test Automation
14 556 (17.73%) Finance
15 552 (17.60%) ASP.NET
16 517 (16.49%) BDD
17 508 (16.20%) Git (software)
18 503 (16.04%) AngularJS
19 427 (13.62%) Continuous Integration
20 420 (13.39%) Linux
21 409 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
22 404 (12.88%) Degree
23 390 (12.44%) JIRA
24 386 (12.31%) Microsoft
25 378 (12.05%) Web Services
26 348 (11.10%) SDLC
27 329 (10.49%) DevOps
28 321 (10.24%) User Experience
29 317 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC
30 313 (9.98%) OO

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
1 126 (4.02%) Tomcat
2 101 (3.22%) Apache
3 82 (2.61%) Confluence
4 80 (2.55%) Mule
5 79 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
6 74 (2.36%) JBoss
7 69 (2.20%) Mule ESB
8 58 (1.85%) Apache Spark
9 40 (1.28%) SharePoint
10 39 (1.24%) CMS
11 33 (1.05%) Apache Solr
12 32 (1.02%) IIS
13 30 (0.96%) OpenStack
14 23 (0.73%) WebSphere
15 20 (0.64%) Umbraco
16 19 (0.61%) SilverStripe
17 14 (0.45%) WordPress
18 13 (0.41%) Apache Pig
19 12 (0.38%) Drupal
19 12 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 41 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
3 18 (0.57%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
5 13 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (0.22%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (0.13%) InDesign
10 3 (0.096%) InVision
11 2 (0.064%) Autodesk Inventor
11 2 (0.064%) HipChat
11 2 (0.064%) OrCAD
11 2 (0.064%) Pixate
11 2 (0.064%) Revit
11 2 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.064%) UXPin
12 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.032%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.032%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.16%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.096%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.064%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.064%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.032%) Magento
7 1 (0.032%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 409 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 306 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 196 (6.25%) SaaS
4 64 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
5 44 (1.40%) GitHub
5 44 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 44 (1.40%) IaaS
6 41 (1.31%) Amazon Kinesis
7 38 (1.21%) PaaS
8 33 (1.05%) Amazon S3
9 28 (0.89%) npm
10 27 (0.86%) Serverless
11 26 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
11 26 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
12 24 (0.77%) Office 365
13 21 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
14 18 (0.57%) Google Play
15 13 (0.41%) TestFlight
16 11 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 11 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 89 (2.84%) Wireless
2 68 (2.17%) Internet
3 50 (1.59%) HTTP
4 41 (1.31%) SMS
5 37 (1.18%) Firewall
6 26 (0.83%) TCP/IP
7 23 (0.73%) SSL
7 23 (0.73%) VPN
8 20 (0.64%) MQTT
8 20 (0.64%) VoIP
9 17 (0.54%) DNS
10 16 (0.51%) LDAP
11 15 (0.48%) Network Security
12 13 (0.41%) Kerberos
12 13 (0.41%) SAN
13 11 (0.35%) MPLS
13 11 (0.35%) SNMP
14 10 (0.32%) 802.11
14 10 (0.32%) FCoE
14 10 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 633 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 304 (9.69%) NoSQL
3 205 (6.54%) MongoDB
4 201 (6.41%) Big Data
5 196 (6.25%) MySQL
6 148 (4.72%) SQL Server 2016
7 135 (4.30%) Relational Database
8 128 (4.08%) Hadoop
9 104 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
10 69 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 66 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 65 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
13 62 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 57 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
15 50 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
16 45 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
17 40 (1.28%) Power BI
18 29 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
19 28 (0.89%) RDBMS
20 26 (0.83%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 508 (16.20%) Git (software)
2 390 (12.44%) JIRA
3 234 (7.46%) JUnit
4 233 (7.43%) Jenkins
5 204 (6.51%) Selenium
6 176 (5.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 132 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 129 (4.11%) Cucumber
9 124 (3.95%) Maven
10 106 (3.38%) Calabash
10 106 (3.38%) Visual Studio
11 98 (3.13%) Bitbucket
12 83 (2.65%) NUnit
13 75 (2.39%) Subversion
14 67 (2.14%) Gradle
15 65 (2.07%) SpecFlow
16 64 (2.04%) TeamCity
17 60 (1.91%) Android Studio
18 59 (1.88%) Mockito
19 58 (1.85%) IntelliJ
General
1 556 (17.73%) Finance
2 262 (8.35%) Electronics
3 205 (6.54%) Marketing
4 191 (6.09%) Manufacturing
5 186 (5.93%) Retail
5 186 (5.93%) Telecoms
6 93 (2.97%) Banking
7 81 (2.58%) Games
8 60 (1.91%) Advertising
9 25 (0.80%) Back Office
10 18 (0.57%) Legal
11 15 (0.48%) Local Government
11 15 (0.48%) Military
12 14 (0.45%) Law
13 13 (0.41%) Aerospace
13 13 (0.41%) Investment Banking
14 10 (0.32%) Automotive
14 10 (0.32%) Online Betting
15 9 (0.29%) Front Office
16 6 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,590 (50.70%) Developer
2 522 (16.65%) .NET Developer
3 388 (12.37%) Java Developer
4 282 (8.99%) Senior Developer
5 280 (8.93%) Software Developer
6 276 (8.80%) Analyst
7 259 (8.26%) C# Developer
8 256 (8.16%) Software Engineer
9 171 (5.45%) Project Manager
10 170 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
11 147 (4.69%) Business Analyst
12 128 (4.08%) Junior
13 113 (3.60%) Tester
14 111 (3.54%) Lead Developer
15 107 (3.41%) Java Engineer
16 100 (3.19%) Junior Developer
16 100 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
17 98 (3.13%) Architect
18 96 (3.06%) Senior .NET Developer
19 93 (2.97%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 954 (30.42%) .NET
2 717 (22.86%) HTML
3 593 (18.91%) CSS
4 552 (17.60%) ASP.NET
5 503 (16.04%) AngularJS
6 378 (12.05%) Web Services
7 317 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 306 (9.76%) Node.js
9 300 (9.57%) RESTful
10 295 (9.41%) Spring
11 294 (9.38%) XML
12 284 (9.06%) .NET Framework
13 278 (8.86%) HTML5
14 274 (8.74%) REST
15 236 (7.53%) jQuery
16 230 (7.33%) ASP.NET Web API
17 211 (6.73%) WCF
18 199 (6.35%) Hibernate
18 199 (6.35%) React
19 198 (6.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 321 (10.24%) User Experience
2 192 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
3 174 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
4 161 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 108 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
6 95 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 56 (1.79%) Fintech
8 45 (1.43%) Management Information System
9 37 (1.18%) Virtual Team
10 30 (0.96%) Algorithms
11 26 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
11 26 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
12 22 (0.70%) Client/Server
12 22 (0.70%) Derivative
12 22 (0.70%) iPhone
13 21 (0.67%) Internet of Things
14 20 (0.64%) Clustering
14 20 (0.64%) Public Cloud
15 19 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 19 (0.61%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 420 (13.39%) Linux
2 222 (7.08%) Windows
3 153 (4.88%) Android
4 106 (3.38%) Apple iOS
5 92 (2.93%) Unix
6 59 (1.88%) Windows Server
7 22 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (0.61%) CentOS
9 19 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.22%) AIX
11 5 (0.16%) CoreOS
11 5 (0.16%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.16%) Solaris
11 5 (0.16%) ThreadX
11 5 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.096%) Debian
12 3 (0.096%) HPUX
12 3 (0.096%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.064%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 851 (27.14%) Scrum
2 843 (26.88%) TDD
3 735 (23.44%) MVC
4 632 (20.15%) Software Engineering
5 572 (18.24%) Test Automation
6 517 (16.49%) BDD
7 427 (13.62%) Continuous Integration
8 348 (11.10%) SDLC
9 329 (10.49%) DevOps
10 313 (9.98%) OO
11 288 (9.18%) Web Development
12 261 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
13 257 (8.20%) Project Management
14 240 (7.65%) Microservices
15 233 (7.43%) Open Source
16 230 (7.33%) Waterfall
17 196 (6.25%) Kanban
18 181 (5.77%) Unit Testing
19 180 (5.74%) Web Application Development
20 179 (5.71%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1,092 (34.82%) C#
2 965 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 957 (30.52%) Java
4 691 (22.03%) SQL
5 281 (8.96%) Python
6 277 (8.83%) C++
7 223 (7.11%) Ruby
8 169 (5.39%) PHP
9 140 (4.46%) T-SQL
10 132 (4.21%) C
11 63 (2.01%) Bash Shell
12 56 (1.79%) Scala
13 50 (1.59%) PowerShell
14 46 (1.47%) TypeScript
15 44 (1.40%) Objective-C
16 38 (1.21%) Groovy
17 35 (1.12%) Go
18 34 (1.08%) VB.NET
19 24 (0.77%) Perl
19 24 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 404 (12.88%) Degree
2 260 (8.29%) Security Cleared
3 120 (3.83%) SC Cleared
4 87 (2.77%) ISEB
5 85 (2.71%) DV Cleared
6 79 (2.52%) ISTQB
7 66 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
8 46 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 36 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 25 (0.80%) MCSE
11 20 (0.64%) PMP
12 19 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
12 19 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 17 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (0.45%) CCNA
15 13 (0.41%) CEH
15 13 (0.41%) MCSA
15 13 (0.41%) PMI Certification
16 11 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (0.32%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (6.28%) QA
2 19 (0.61%) SLA
3 17 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.38%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.32%) PMO
6 9 (0.29%) ISO 14001
6 9 (0.29%) MISRA
7 8 (0.26%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.22%) GCP
9 6 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.16%) ISO 22301
10 5 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 4 (0.13%) COBIT
11 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 3 (0.096%) HL7
12 3 (0.096%) ISO 13485
13 2 (0.064%) DO-160
13 2 (0.064%) DO-254
13 2 (0.064%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.064%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 158 (5.04%) Docker
2 60 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.24%) Active Directory
4 19 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.32%) NFS
5 10 (0.32%) Samba
5 10 (0.32%) Terminal Services
5 10 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (0.32%) VMware NSX
6 9 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.22%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.16%) GlusterFS
9 4 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.13%) KVM
10 3 (0.096%) HDFS
10 3 (0.096%) LXC
10 3 (0.096%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.032%) Firmware
11 1 (0.032%) iptables
11 1 (0.032%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 71 (2.26%) Ansible
2 68 (2.17%) Puppet
3 59 (1.88%) HockeyApp
4 45 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
5 37 (1.18%) Kubernetes
6 26 (0.83%) Terraform
7 22 (0.70%) Kibana
8 20 (0.64%) Nagios
9 17 (0.54%) CA Service Virtualization
10 10 (0.32%) vCenter Server
11 9 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 9 (0.29%) WSUS
12 8 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (0.16%) CloudHub
14 4 (0.13%) NetBackup
14 4 (0.13%) OSSEC
15 3 (0.096%) HP Quality Center
15 3 (0.096%) Icinga
15 3 (0.096%) SCVMM
16 2 (0.064%) Grafana
Vendors
1 386 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 164 (5.23%) SAP
3 128 (4.08%) Oracle
4 116 (3.70%) Atlassian
5 108 (3.44%) Google
6 78 (2.49%) VMware
7 58 (1.85%) Apple
8 40 (1.28%) Xamarin
9 38 (1.21%) HP
10 28 (0.89%) Zend
11 26 (0.83%) Red Hat
12 25 (0.80%) Sitecore
13 23 (0.73%) CA
14 22 (0.70%) IBM
15 20 (0.64%) Facebook
16 19 (0.61%) Tableau
17 18 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
18 16 (0.51%) CA Agile Central
18 16 (0.51%) Cisco
19 15 (0.48%) EMC