Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 124 185 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 36.05% 33.21% 31.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.52% 35.99% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 111 175 209
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £34,750 £31,550 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 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 306 514 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 88.95% 92.28% 90.16%
Number of salaries quoted 228 425 604
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,000 £22,575
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.04% +10.00% -

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 -1 47 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Bury St Edmunds 0 23 £40,000 -23.81% 5
Haverhill - 11 £36,500 - 1
Stowmarket +14 5 £37,500 -18.03%
Lowestoft - 4 £55,000 - 1
Woodbridge +3 2 £37,500 +10.29%
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 53 (42.74%) SQL
1 53 (42.74%) Microsoft
2 50 (40.32%) C#
3 40 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 40 (32.26%) .NET
3 40 (32.26%) Test Automation
4 39 (31.45%) HTML
5 32 (25.81%) SQL Server
6 31 (25.00%) CSS
7 29 (23.39%) T-SQL
7 29 (23.39%) MVC
7 29 (23.39%) Scrum
8 27 (21.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 27 (21.77%) JIRA
9 26 (20.97%) ASP.NET
9 26 (20.97%) Mentoring
10 25 (20.16%) DevOps
11 24 (19.35%) Waterfall
11 24 (19.35%) User Stories
12 23 (18.55%) Software Engineering
12 23 (18.55%) OO
13 22 (17.74%) JSON
14 21 (16.94%) TDD
14 21 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (16.94%) AngularJS
15 20 (16.13%) NoSQL
15 20 (16.13%) Coaching
15 20 (16.13%) Confluence
15 20 (16.13%) Python
16 19 (15.32%) Linux

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 20 (16.13%) Confluence
2 8 (6.45%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.84%) Traefik
4 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.42%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.81%) Apache
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.81%) Gliffy
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (21.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.87%) Serverless
3 10 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.84%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (4.84%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (2.42%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.42%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.61%) SaaS
7 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.45%) HTTP
2 3 (2.42%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.42%) SSL
3 1 (0.81%) Broadband
3 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.13%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.48%) Data Lake
4 11 (8.87%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.26%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (6.45%) Big Data
6 8 (6.45%) MySQL
7 7 (5.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (4.84%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 6 (4.84%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (4.84%) Power BI
8 6 (4.84%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.84%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (3.23%) GIS
10 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (21.77%) JIRA
2 12 (9.68%) Selenium
3 9 (7.26%) HP UFT
4 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.65%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.03%) Gradle
5 5 (4.03%) Jasmine
5 5 (4.03%) Log4Net
5 5 (4.03%) NUnit
5 5 (4.03%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.42%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.42%) git-flow
7 3 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.61%) JUnit
8 2 (1.61%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.61%) Maven
8 2 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (11.29%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Games
3 4 (3.23%) Military
4 2 (1.61%) Billing
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Digital Economy
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (43.55%) Developer
2 25 (20.16%) Analyst
3 22 (17.74%) C# Developer
4 20 (16.13%) Software Developer
5 17 (13.71%) .NET Developer
5 17 (13.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 16 (12.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 14 (11.29%) Test Analyst
8 11 (8.87%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (8.87%) SQL Developer
9 10 (8.06%) Azure Developer
9 10 (8.06%) SQL Server Developer
10 9 (7.26%) Automation Test Analyst
10 9 (7.26%) Software Engineer
11 8 (6.45%) Business Analyst
11 8 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
11 8 (6.45%) HTML Developer
12 7 (5.65%) C# Software Developer
12 7 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (5.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (32.26%) .NET
2 39 (31.45%) HTML
3 31 (25.00%) CSS
4 26 (20.97%) ASP.NET
5 22 (17.74%) JSON
6 21 (16.94%) AngularJS
7 19 (15.32%) REST
8 17 (13.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (12.90%) Web Services
10 15 (12.10%) HTML5
10 15 (12.10%) XML
11 14 (11.29%) .NET Core
11 14 (11.29%) jQuery
12 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (8.87%) OAuth
13 11 (8.87%) OpenID
13 11 (8.87%) SAML
14 10 (8.06%) Spring
15 9 (7.26%) .NET Framework
15 9 (7.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.90%) Client/Server
3 12 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.42%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (2.42%) Cybercrime
5 3 (2.42%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.42%) iPhone
6 2 (1.61%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.61%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) BBC
7 1 (0.81%) Fintech
7 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.32%) Linux
2 13 (10.48%) Windows
3 4 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.42%) Android
4 3 (2.42%) CentOS
4 3 (2.42%) Fedora
4 3 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.42%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.26%) Test Automation
2 29 (23.39%) MVC
2 29 (23.39%) Scrum
3 26 (20.97%) Mentoring
4 25 (20.16%) DevOps
5 24 (19.35%) User Stories
5 24 (19.35%) Waterfall
6 23 (18.55%) OO
6 23 (18.55%) Software Engineering
7 21 (16.94%) TDD
8 20 (16.13%) Coaching
9 19 (15.32%) Microservices
10 17 (13.71%) Analytics
11 16 (12.90%) SDLC
12 14 (11.29%) ETL
13 13 (10.48%) Data Analytics
13 13 (10.48%) Test Management
14 12 (9.68%) SOLID
14 12 (9.68%) Test Strategy
14 12 (9.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (42.74%) SQL
2 50 (40.32%) C#
3 40 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 29 (23.39%) T-SQL
5 20 (16.13%) Python
6 18 (14.52%) PowerShell
7 14 (11.29%) C
7 14 (11.29%) Java
8 13 (10.48%) TypeScript
9 11 (8.87%) VBScript
10 8 (6.45%) Bash Shell
10 8 (6.45%) C++
10 8 (6.45%) VB
11 5 (4.03%) Ruby
12 3 (2.42%) Elixir
12 3 (2.42%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.42%) Perl
12 3 (2.42%) PHP
12 3 (2.42%) Scala
13 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.29%) ISTQB
3 11 (8.87%) DV Cleared
3 11 (8.87%) ISEB
4 9 (7.26%) Degree
5 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.61%) HND
7 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.81%) CBAP
8 1 (0.81%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.87%) QA
2 4 (3.23%) JSP 440
3 3 (2.42%) PMO
4 1 (0.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (7.26%) Docker
2 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.42%) VirtualBox
3 3 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (7.26%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (5.65%) Ansible
3 4 (3.23%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.23%) Puppet
4 3 (2.42%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (2.42%) Nagios
4 3 (2.42%) OpenNMS
4 3 (2.42%) vCenter Server
4 3 (2.42%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.61%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.81%) Grafana
6 1 (0.81%) Graphite
6 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.81%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.81%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (42.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.65%) Tableau
3 6 (4.84%) Alteryx
4 5 (4.03%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.03%) New Relic
5 4 (3.23%) HP
6 3 (2.42%) Cisco
6 3 (2.42%) Cloudera
6 3 (2.42%) Hortonworks
6 3 (2.42%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.42%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.42%) VMware
7 2 (1.61%) Apple
7 2 (1.61%) Informatica
8 1 (0.81%) Facebook
8 1 (0.81%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle
8 1 (0.81%) SAP
8 1 (0.81%) Sony
8 1 (0.81%) Yahoo!