Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3,063 3,260 3,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 27.22% 26.84% 21.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.93% 30.17% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,664 2,975 2,962
Thames Valley median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,025
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £67,950
South East median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%

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 Thames Valley with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,233 10,805 13,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 90.95% 88.97% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8,345 8,631 10,487
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in the Thames Valley

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in the Thames Valley

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in the Thames Valley

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

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 Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Berkshire +1 1,585 £57,500 +15.00% 231
Oxfordshire 0 778 £52,500 +7.14% 119
Buckinghamshire -1 701 £47,500 +5.56% 145
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1,034 (33.76%) JavaScript
2 1,022 (33.37%) Scrum
3 779 (25.43%) HTML
4 757 (24.71%) C#
5 747 (24.39%) SQL
6 740 (24.16%) Java
7 734 (23.96%) .NET
8 715 (23.34%) CSS
9 629 (20.54%) AngularJS
10 590 (19.26%) TDD
11 525 (17.14%) Test Automation
12 492 (16.06%) Degree
13 484 (15.80%) Software Engineering
13 484 (15.80%) Git (software)
14 474 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
15 473 (15.44%) SQL Server
16 451 (14.72%) Finance
17 428 (13.97%) MVC
18 418 (13.65%) Microsoft
19 391 (12.77%) BDD
20 390 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
21 389 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
22 368 (12.01%) jQuery
23 366 (11.95%) SDLC
24 363 (11.85%) DevOps
25 362 (11.82%) Web Services
26 333 (10.87%) Microservices
27 332 (10.84%) Linux
28 322 (10.51%) Python
29 319 (10.41%) Jenkins

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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
1 114 (3.72%) Confluence
2 83 (2.71%) CMS
3 82 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
4 79 (2.58%) Tomcat
5 69 (2.25%) Apache
6 58 (1.89%) IIS
7 36 (1.18%) Apache Spark
8 27 (0.88%) JBoss
9 26 (0.85%) SharePoint
10 25 (0.82%) nginx
11 23 (0.75%) Umbraco
12 22 (0.72%) Apache Solr
13 20 (0.65%) EPiServer
13 20 (0.65%) WebLogic
13 20 (0.65%) WordPress
14 18 (0.59%) Drupal
15 17 (0.56%) NServiceBus
15 17 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 16 (0.52%) WebSphere
17 14 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 70 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
3 37 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 33 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 28 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
6 16 (0.52%) Chatbot
7 10 (0.33%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.20%) SPSS
9 4 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.13%) Stata
10 2 (0.065%) InVision
11 1 (0.033%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.49%) SAP CO
2 15 (0.49%) SAP FI
2 15 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 15 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.20%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.13%) Scribe Insight
6 3 (0.098%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.065%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.065%) Magento
7 2 (0.065%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.065%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.065%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.065%) TIBCO iProcess
8 1 (0.033%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.033%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.033%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.033%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 474 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 390 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
3 145 (4.73%) SaaS
4 76 (2.48%) GitHub
5 63 (2.06%) Serverless
6 59 (1.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 53 (1.73%) PaaS
8 44 (1.44%) npm
9 35 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
9 35 (1.14%) Office 365
10 32 (1.04%) IaaS
11 27 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
12 26 (0.85%) Google Analytics
13 24 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
14 23 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
14 23 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
15 19 (0.62%) DigitalOcean
16 15 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
17 14 (0.46%) Amazon S3
17 14 (0.46%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 48 (1.57%) Internet
2 35 (1.14%) WAN
3 34 (1.11%) LAN
4 31 (1.01%) Firewall
5 24 (0.78%) HTTP
6 23 (0.75%) VPN
7 21 (0.69%) Broadband
8 16 (0.52%) DNS
8 16 (0.52%) Ethernet
9 15 (0.49%) MPLS
10 12 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
11 10 (0.33%) SAN
11 10 (0.33%) TCP/IP
12 8 (0.26%) Intranet
13 7 (0.23%) Wireless
14 6 (0.20%) SNMP
15 5 (0.16%) MVNO
15 5 (0.16%) Network Security
15 5 (0.16%) Radio Access Network
15 5 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 473 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 208 (6.79%) NoSQL
3 177 (5.78%) MySQL
4 166 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
5 133 (4.34%) Relational Database
6 117 (3.82%) Big Data
7 89 (2.91%) MongoDB
8 83 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
9 79 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 78 (2.55%) RDBMS
11 69 (2.25%) Hadoop
12 58 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 56 (1.83%) SAP BW
14 50 (1.63%) Redis
15 48 (1.57%) Power BI
16 47 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
17 38 (1.24%) Apache Hive
18 34 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 32 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
20 29 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 484 (15.80%) Git (software)
2 319 (10.41%) Jenkins
3 247 (8.06%) JIRA
4 158 (5.16%) Selenium
5 152 (4.96%) Maven
6 130 (4.24%) Visual Studio
7 120 (3.92%) Subversion
8 86 (2.81%) Cucumber
9 84 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 74 (2.42%) Eclipse
11 65 (2.12%) webpack
12 64 (2.09%) NUnit
13 61 (1.99%) TeamCity
14 58 (1.89%) Gradle
15 50 (1.63%) Bitbucket
16 48 (1.57%) WebDriver
17 43 (1.40%) IntelliJ
18 41 (1.34%) gulp
18 41 (1.34%) SpecFlow
19 39 (1.27%) JUnit
General
1 451 (14.72%) Finance
2 195 (6.37%) Retail
3 113 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 105 (3.43%) Marketing
5 60 (1.96%) Banking
6 59 (1.93%) Games
7 58 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 41 (1.34%) Publishing
9 36 (1.18%) Automotive
10 32 (1.04%) Advertising
11 31 (1.01%) Electronics
12 19 (0.62%) Legal
13 18 (0.59%) Hindi Language
13 18 (0.59%) Punjabi Language
13 18 (0.59%) Urdu Language
14 17 (0.56%) Law
15 16 (0.52%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.36%) Back Office
16 11 (0.36%) Investment Banking
17 7 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1,284 (41.92%) Developer
2 304 (9.92%) Analyst
3 287 (9.37%) Java Developer
4 264 (8.62%) .NET Developer
5 248 (8.10%) C# Developer
6 228 (7.44%) Senior Developer
7 211 (6.89%) Software Developer
8 208 (6.79%) Software Engineer
9 175 (5.71%) Project Manager
10 158 (5.16%) Business Analyst
11 155 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
12 141 (4.60%) Architect
13 122 (3.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 121 (3.95%) Development Manager
15 118 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
16 116 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
17 110 (3.59%) Lead Developer
18 101 (3.30%) Software Manager
19 86 (2.81%) HTML Developer
20 84 (2.74%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 779 (25.43%) HTML
2 734 (23.96%) .NET
3 715 (23.34%) CSS
4 629 (20.54%) AngularJS
5 368 (12.01%) jQuery
6 362 (11.82%) Web Services
7 318 (10.38%) ASP.NET
8 294 (9.60%) HTML5
8 294 (9.60%) React
9 255 (8.33%) REST
10 239 (7.80%) Spring
11 238 (7.77%) Node.js
12 213 (6.95%) RESTful
13 195 (6.37%) XML
14 185 (6.04%) ASP.NET Web API
15 179 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 179 (5.84%) CSS3
16 164 (5.35%) JSON
17 153 (5.00%) .NET Framework
18 140 (4.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 275 (8.98%) Computer Science
2 259 (8.46%) User Experience
3 202 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 128 (4.18%) Mobile App
5 122 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
6 98 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
7 93 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
8 90 (2.94%) Algorithms
9 80 (2.61%) Fintech
10 68 (2.22%) FMCG
11 45 (1.47%) Social Media
12 36 (1.18%) Data Centre
12 36 (1.18%) Management Information System
13 35 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
13 35 (1.14%) Virtual Team
14 30 (0.98%) Client/Server
15 28 (0.91%) Driving Licence
16 24 (0.78%) Life Science
17 23 (0.75%) Data Structures
18 20 (0.65%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 332 (10.84%) Linux
2 187 (6.11%) Windows
3 89 (2.91%) Unix
4 61 (1.99%) Android
5 53 (1.73%) Apple iOS
6 37 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (1.01%) CentOS
8 27 (0.88%) Windows Server
9 16 (0.52%) Debian
10 15 (0.49%) Ubuntu
11 14 (0.46%) Solaris
12 9 (0.29%) Windows 10
13 8 (0.26%) AIX
13 8 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.23%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.23%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.20%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.16%) FreeBSD
16 5 (0.16%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,022 (33.37%) Scrum
2 590 (19.26%) TDD
3 525 (17.14%) Test Automation
4 484 (15.80%) Software Engineering
5 428 (13.97%) MVC
6 391 (12.77%) BDD
7 389 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
8 366 (11.95%) SDLC
9 363 (11.85%) DevOps
10 333 (10.87%) Microservices
11 298 (9.73%) Waterfall
12 295 (9.63%) Project Management
13 277 (9.04%) OO
13 277 (9.04%) Problem-Solving
14 250 (8.16%) Mentoring
15 236 (7.70%) Web Development
16 228 (7.44%) Analytics
17 223 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
18 215 (7.02%) Kanban
19 207 (6.76%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1,034 (33.76%) JavaScript
2 757 (24.71%) C#
3 747 (24.39%) SQL
4 740 (24.16%) Java
5 322 (10.51%) Python
6 176 (5.75%) PHP
7 156 (5.09%) C++
8 119 (3.89%) Java 8
9 100 (3.26%) TypeScript
10 93 (3.04%) T-SQL
11 76 (2.48%) C
12 69 (2.25%) Ruby
13 67 (2.19%) Bash Shell
14 58 (1.89%) PowerShell
15 55 (1.80%) Scala
16 51 (1.67%) ES6
17 50 (1.63%) Go
18 46 (1.50%) R
19 45 (1.47%) VB.NET
20 32 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 492 (16.06%) Degree
2 132 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (2.15%) ISEB
3 66 (2.15%) ISTQB
4 53 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 37 (1.21%) PMP
6 36 (1.18%) PMI Certification
7 32 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 28 (0.91%) SC Cleared
9 24 (0.78%) Master's Degree
10 22 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
10 22 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 20 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (0.56%) CISSP
13 15 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (0.46%) DV Cleared
15 13 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 10 (0.33%) CISM
17 7 (0.23%) SSCP
18 6 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 280 (9.14%) QA
2 49 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (1.34%) PMO
3 41 (1.34%) SLA
4 30 (0.98%) ISO 9001
5 28 (0.91%) GDPR
6 27 (0.88%) PCI DSS
7 18 (0.59%) Data Quality
8 15 (0.49%) ISO 14001
9 8 (0.26%) PSD2
10 4 (0.13%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.098%) JTAG
12 2 (0.065%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.065%) GAAP
12 2 (0.065%) P3O
12 2 (0.065%) WCAG
13 1 (0.033%) IFRS
13 1 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 233 (7.61%) Docker
2 48 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (1.24%) oVirt
4 33 (1.08%) RHEV
5 27 (0.88%) Firmware
6 18 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (0.46%) Active Directory
8 10 (0.33%) HDFS
9 9 (0.29%) KVM
10 7 (0.23%) Apache Flume
10 7 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 7 (0.23%) Hyper-V
10 7 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.20%) Varnish
12 5 (0.16%) GPFS
12 5 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.13%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.13%) Xen
13 4 (0.13%) XenServer
14 3 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 128 (4.18%) Kubernetes
2 120 (3.92%) Ansible
3 112 (3.66%) Puppet
4 104 (3.40%) Terraform
5 83 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (0.91%) Packer
7 24 (0.78%) Kibana
8 16 (0.52%) Nagios
9 14 (0.46%) logstash
10 12 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
11 11 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
12 8 (0.26%) Rundeck
13 7 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
13 7 (0.23%) HP ALM
13 7 (0.23%) SCCM
13 7 (0.23%) WSUS
14 5 (0.16%) Grafana
14 5 (0.16%) Nessus
14 5 (0.16%) rkt
14 5 (0.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 418 (13.65%) Microsoft
2 178 (5.81%) Oracle
3 151 (4.93%) SAP
4 118 (3.85%) Google
5 72 (2.35%) Atlassian
5 72 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
6 63 (2.06%) Tableau
7 55 (1.80%) VMware
8 47 (1.53%) Xamarin
9 32 (1.04%) IBM
10 25 (0.82%) Sitecore
11 24 (0.78%) Red Hat
12 19 (0.62%) Talend
13 18 (0.59%) ServiceNow
14 16 (0.52%) HP
15 13 (0.42%) EMC
15 13 (0.42%) Informatica
15 13 (0.42%) New Relic
16 11 (0.36%) Telerik
17 10 (0.33%) NetApp