Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 205 192 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 34.57% 28.87% 28.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.89% 32.11% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 187 186 268
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +10.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £61,875 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 541 598 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 91.23% 89.92% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 407 559 851
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,900 £24,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,550 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Suffolk

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Suffolk.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Suffolk

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Suffolk over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Suffolk

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Ipswich 0 114 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Haverhill - 12 £40,000 - 3
Bury St Edmunds -7 9 £50,000 +16.28% 2
Stowmarket +8 8 £37,500 -
Woodbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 97 (47.32%) C#
2 87 (42.44%) .NET
3 76 (37.07%) Microsoft
4 65 (31.71%) SQL
5 64 (31.22%) JavaScript
5 64 (31.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 62 (30.24%) User Stories
7 58 (28.29%) Software Engineering
8 55 (26.83%) JIRA
8 55 (26.83%) DevOps
9 54 (26.34%) Scrum
10 51 (24.88%) NoSQL
11 48 (23.41%) HTML
12 47 (22.93%) TDD
12 47 (22.93%) AngularJS
13 46 (22.44%) Test Automation
14 43 (20.98%) Waterfall
15 40 (19.51%) Confluence
16 39 (19.02%) REST
17 38 (18.54%) Mentoring
18 37 (18.05%) MVC
18 37 (18.05%) Web Services
19 36 (17.56%) ASP.NET
19 36 (17.56%) OO
20 34 (16.59%) .NET Framework
20 34 (16.59%) Amazon AWS
21 33 (16.10%) Java
22 30 (14.63%) T-SQL
22 30 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
23 29 (14.15%) Microservices

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 40 (19.51%) Confluence
2 16 (7.80%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.93%) Apache Pig
3 6 (2.93%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.44%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.95%) JBoss
5 4 (1.95%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.46%) CMS
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.46%) Traefik
6 3 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.98%) DNN
7 2 (0.98%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.98%) Immediacy CMS
7 2 (0.98%) Kentico
7 2 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.98%) Sitefinity
7 2 (0.98%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Gliffy
1 5 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) BPCS
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 64 (31.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (16.59%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (9.27%) Serverless
4 12 (5.85%) SaaS
5 11 (5.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (2.93%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.49%) Datadog
8 1 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.49%) IaaS
8 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.71%) HTTP
2 14 (6.83%) Broadband
3 8 (3.90%) SSL
4 7 (3.41%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.93%) Firewall
6 2 (0.98%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (24.88%) NoSQL
2 29 (14.15%) SQL Server
3 21 (10.24%) MySQL
4 14 (6.83%) Big Data
5 11 (5.37%) Data Lake
5 11 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.90%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.93%) Apache Hive
7 6 (2.93%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.93%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (2.93%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (2.93%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (2.93%) Power BI
7 6 (2.93%) Snowflake Schema
7 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.95%) SQLPlus
9 3 (1.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 55 (26.83%) JIRA
2 29 (14.15%) Selenium
3 22 (10.73%) SoapUI
4 20 (9.76%) Jenkins
4 20 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (8.78%) Jasmine
6 17 (8.29%) Git (software)
6 17 (8.29%) Log4Net
6 17 (8.29%) NUnit
7 12 (5.85%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (4.39%) Maven
8 9 (4.39%) SpecFlow
8 9 (4.39%) Visual Studio
9 8 (3.90%) Cucumber
9 8 (3.90%) MSTest
10 7 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (2.93%) Bitbucket
11 6 (2.93%) JMeter
11 6 (2.93%) LoadUI
11 6 (2.93%) Robot Framework
General
1 24 (11.71%) Finance
2 21 (10.24%) Games
3 6 (2.93%) Billing
3 6 (2.93%) Legal
4 2 (0.98%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Local Government
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 87 (42.44%) Developer
2 38 (18.54%) Software Developer
3 28 (13.66%) C# Developer
4 26 (12.68%) .NET Developer
4 26 (12.68%) Architect
5 25 (12.20%) Software Engineer
6 20 (9.76%) Analyst
6 20 (9.76%) C# Software Developer
6 20 (9.76%) Senior Developer
7 18 (8.78%) .NET Software Developer
8 17 (8.29%) C# Software Engineer
8 17 (8.29%) Senior Software Developer
9 14 (6.83%) Java Developer
9 14 (6.83%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (6.83%) Test Manager
10 13 (6.34%) SQL Developer
11 12 (5.85%) Business Analyst
11 12 (5.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (5.85%) SQL Server Developer
12 11 (5.37%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (42.44%) .NET
2 48 (23.41%) HTML
3 47 (22.93%) AngularJS
4 39 (19.02%) REST
5 37 (18.05%) Web Services
6 36 (17.56%) ASP.NET
7 34 (16.59%) .NET Framework
8 30 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 27 (13.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (12.68%) HTML5
10 26 (12.68%) JSON
11 23 (11.22%) CSS
11 23 (11.22%) SOAP
12 20 (9.76%) .NET Core
12 20 (9.76%) OAuth
12 20 (9.76%) SAML
13 19 (9.27%) OpenID
14 17 (8.29%) Aurelia
15 16 (7.80%) Kafka
15 16 (7.80%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.27%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.93%) PMI
5 5 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.95%) Reinsurance
6 4 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.95%) User Experience
7 3 (1.46%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.46%) DataPower
7 3 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.46%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.98%) Fintech
8 2 (0.98%) iPhone
8 2 (0.98%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.98%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.49%) Animation
9 1 (0.49%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.71%) Linux
2 23 (11.22%) Windows
3 8 (3.90%) Android
3 8 (3.90%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.93%) Mac OS X
5 5 (2.44%) CentOS
5 5 (2.44%) Fedora
5 5 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.44%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.44%) Unix
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.24%) User Stories
2 58 (28.29%) Software Engineering
3 55 (26.83%) DevOps
4 54 (26.34%) Scrum
5 47 (22.93%) TDD
6 46 (22.44%) Test Automation
7 43 (20.98%) Waterfall
8 38 (18.54%) Mentoring
9 37 (18.05%) MVC
10 36 (17.56%) OO
11 29 (14.15%) Microservices
12 22 (10.73%) Deployment Automation
12 22 (10.73%) SOLID
13 21 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (10.24%) Requirements Analysis
14 19 (9.27%) OWASP
14 19 (9.27%) Release Management
14 19 (9.27%) Responsive Web Design
14 19 (9.27%) UML
14 19 (9.27%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 97 (47.32%) C#
2 65 (31.71%) SQL
3 64 (31.22%) JavaScript
4 33 (16.10%) Java
5 30 (14.63%) T-SQL
6 29 (14.15%) Python
7 27 (13.17%) PowerShell
8 25 (12.20%) C
9 21 (10.24%) TypeScript
10 20 (9.76%) Bash Shell
11 18 (8.78%) C++
12 14 (6.83%) PHP
13 10 (4.88%) Objective-C
14 7 (3.41%) Ruby
15 6 (2.93%) PL/SQL
16 5 (2.44%) ES6
16 5 (2.44%) VB
17 4 (1.95%) Groovy
18 2 (0.98%) Apple Swift
18 2 (0.98%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 26 (12.68%) Degree
2 25 (12.20%) DV Cleared
2 25 (12.20%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.32%) CISSP
3 15 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (5.37%) CCNA
4 11 (5.37%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (5.37%) CompTIA Security+
4 11 (5.37%) GIAC
4 11 (5.37%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.37%) Linux+ Certification
4 11 (5.37%) MCSE
4 11 (5.37%) Network+ Certification
4 11 (5.37%) SANS
4 11 (5.37%) SSCP
5 6 (2.93%) CBAP
5 6 (2.93%) IIBA
5 6 (2.93%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.46%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.66%) QA
2 7 (3.41%) GCP
2 7 (3.41%) GDPR
3 4 (1.95%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (6.83%) Docker
2 6 (2.93%) vSphere
3 5 (2.44%) NFS
3 5 (2.44%) Samba
3 5 (2.44%) VirtualBox
3 5 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (6.83%) Puppet
2 8 (3.90%) Ansible
2 8 (3.90%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.93%) Nagios
3 6 (2.93%) Salt
4 5 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
4 5 (2.44%) HP ALM
4 5 (2.44%) OpenNMS
4 5 (2.44%) vCenter Server
4 5 (2.44%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 76 (37.07%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.29%) New Relic
3 13 (6.34%) BT
4 8 (3.90%) Capita
4 8 (3.90%) Oracle
5 7 (3.41%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.93%) Tableau
7 5 (2.44%) Cloudera
7 5 (2.44%) Dell
7 5 (2.44%) EMC
7 5 (2.44%) Hortonworks
7 5 (2.44%) HP
7 5 (2.44%) NetApp
7 5 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.44%) SolarWinds
7 5 (2.44%) VMware
8 4 (1.95%) Google
8 4 (1.95%) IBM
9 2 (0.98%) Cisco
9 2 (0.98%) Sitecore