Period
to 16 December 2018

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

Agile Software Development
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 369 318 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 32.48% 29.72% 25.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.42% 32.72% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 384 285 246
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £49,410 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.91% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £56,875
North East median annual salary £48,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.25% - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,072 972 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 94.37% 90.84% 85.60%
Number of salaries quoted 881 852 777
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,775 £23,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,063 £57,560
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Tyne and Wear

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Tyne and Wear

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Tyne and Wear

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 326 £49,293 +15.98% 93
Gateshead 0 19 £60,000 +36.36% 10
Sunderland -4 10 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Wallsend 0 2 £34,975 -2.67%
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Prudhoe - 2 £45,000 -
Hebburn - 1 £32,500 - 1
North Tyneside - 1 £38,500 -
Agile Software Development
North East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 126 (34.15%) Mentoring
2 101 (27.37%) Java
3 89 (24.12%) JavaScript
4 88 (23.85%) Git (software)
5 86 (23.31%) Scrum
5 86 (23.31%) Coaching
6 81 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
7 76 (20.60%) HTML
7 76 (20.60%) DevOps
8 75 (20.33%) C#
9 70 (18.97%) TDD
10 69 (18.70%) SQL
11 62 (16.80%) MVC
12 58 (15.72%) CSS
13 57 (15.45%) Linux
13 57 (15.45%) Degree
13 57 (15.45%) Test Automation
14 55 (14.91%) AngularJS
15 53 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
16 52 (14.09%) Analytics
17 49 (13.28%) Continuous Integration
18 48 (13.01%) C++
19 47 (12.74%) Web Services
19 47 (12.74%) BDD
20 46 (12.47%) Microsoft Azure
20 46 (12.47%) Software Engineering
21 44 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
21 44 (11.92%) Docker
22 42 (11.38%) Jenkins
23 41 (11.11%) Puppet

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 19 (5.15%) Confluence
2 11 (2.98%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (2.71%) Apache Solr
4 7 (1.90%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.81%) Jetty
6 2 (0.54%) CMS
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.54%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) Drupal
7 1 (0.27%) nginx
7 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 46 (12.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.71%) Office 365
4 8 (2.17%) IaaS
4 8 (2.17%) PaaS
5 7 (1.90%) SaaS
6 6 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.63%) Datadog
6 6 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.36%) GitHub
8 3 (0.81%) Serverless
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.27%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.27%) NuGet
9 1 (0.27%) Route 53
9 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.98%) Firewall
1 11 (2.98%) LAN
2 10 (2.71%) Cisco Wireless
2 10 (2.71%) Network Security
2 10 (2.71%) WAN
2 10 (2.71%) Wireless
2 10 (2.71%) Wireless Security
3 7 (1.90%) Internet
4 2 (0.54%) Skype
4 2 (0.54%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.27%) DHCP
5 1 (0.27%) DNS
5 1 (0.27%) Intranet
5 1 (0.27%) PBX
5 1 (0.27%) PSTN
5 1 (0.27%) SMS
5 1 (0.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.78%) NoSQL
2 21 (5.69%) SQL Server
3 17 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (4.07%) MongoDB
5 13 (3.52%) MySQL
6 10 (2.71%) Big Data
7 9 (2.44%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.90%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.63%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.36%) Spark SQL
12 4 (1.08%) HBase
12 4 (1.08%) Pentaho
12 4 (1.08%) Power BI
12 4 (1.08%) Redis
12 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 88 (23.85%) Git (software)
2 42 (11.38%) Jenkins
3 39 (10.57%) Selenium
4 29 (7.86%) Cucumber
5 28 (7.59%) JIRA
6 24 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (4.88%) Subversion
8 16 (4.34%) JUnit
8 16 (4.34%) Maven
8 16 (4.34%) TeamCity
9 15 (4.07%) Gradle
10 14 (3.79%) Bitbucket
10 14 (3.79%) GitLab
11 12 (3.25%) Gatling
11 12 (3.25%) JMeter
12 10 (2.71%) LoadRunner
13 9 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.90%) WebDriver
15 5 (1.36%) SoapUI
16 4 (1.08%) AccuRev
General
1 34 (9.21%) Finance
2 20 (5.42%) Manufacturing
3 10 (2.71%) Games
4 8 (2.17%) Advertising
5 5 (1.36%) Automotive
6 4 (1.08%) Retail
7 3 (0.81%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 96 (26.02%) Developer
2 55 (14.91%) Analyst
3 49 (13.28%) Architect
4 44 (11.92%) DevOps Engineer
5 27 (7.32%) Business Analyst
6 26 (7.05%) Java Developer
7 25 (6.78%) Applications Architect
8 23 (6.23%) Test Analyst
9 22 (5.96%) Software Developer
10 21 (5.69%) .NET Developer
11 20 (5.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (5.15%) Senior Developer
13 17 (4.61%) C# Developer
13 17 (4.61%) Support Engineer
14 16 (4.34%) Automation Test Analyst
14 16 (4.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 16 (4.34%) Server Engineer
14 16 (4.34%) Server Support
14 16 (4.34%) Server Support Engineer
14 16 (4.34%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (20.60%) HTML
2 58 (15.72%) CSS
3 55 (14.91%) AngularJS
4 47 (12.74%) Web Services
5 41 (11.11%) .NET
6 32 (8.67%) jQuery
7 31 (8.40%) Node.js
8 27 (7.32%) ASP.NET
9 25 (6.78%) HTML5
10 23 (6.23%) JSON
10 23 (6.23%) SOAP
11 22 (5.96%) React
11 22 (5.96%) Spring
12 20 (5.42%) Hibernate
12 20 (5.42%) XSLT
13 19 (5.15%) REST
14 18 (4.88%) RESTful
15 16 (4.34%) Spring Boot
16 15 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (4.07%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 53 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.13%) User Experience
3 17 (4.61%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.44%) Private Cloud
5 8 (2.17%) Public Cloud
6 7 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.36%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.08%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.08%) Tandem
9 3 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (0.81%) Fintech
9 3 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.54%) Clustering
10 2 (0.54%) Podcast
10 2 (0.54%) Replication
11 1 (0.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 57 (15.45%) Linux
2 34 (9.21%) Windows
3 25 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (4.61%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.17%) Unix
7 3 (0.81%) Android
8 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.27%) VME
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (34.15%) Mentoring
2 86 (23.31%) Coaching
2 86 (23.31%) Scrum
3 81 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
4 76 (20.60%) DevOps
5 70 (18.97%) TDD
6 62 (16.80%) MVC
7 57 (15.45%) Test Automation
8 52 (14.09%) Analytics
9 49 (13.28%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (12.74%) BDD
11 46 (12.47%) Software Engineering
12 41 (11.11%) Configuration Management
13 36 (9.76%) Technical Leadership
14 32 (8.67%) Microservices
14 32 (8.67%) Service Management
15 30 (8.13%) SDLC
15 30 (8.13%) Web Development
16 27 (7.32%) Data Analytics
17 25 (6.78%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 101 (27.37%) Java
2 89 (24.12%) JavaScript
3 75 (20.33%) C#
4 69 (18.70%) SQL
5 48 (13.01%) C++
6 31 (8.40%) Python
7 20 (5.42%) PHP
7 20 (5.42%) T-SQL
8 17 (4.61%) C
9 16 (4.34%) Bash Shell
10 15 (4.07%) Ruby
11 12 (3.25%) Perl
12 11 (2.98%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.98%) Scala
13 8 (2.17%) Java 8
14 6 (1.63%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.08%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.81%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.54%) Kotlin
17 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (15.45%) Degree
2 13 (3.52%) DBS Check
3 12 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (2.71%) CCDP
4 10 (2.71%) CCNP
4 10 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.63%) PhD
8 5 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.54%) CISM
9 2 (0.54%) CISMP
9 2 (0.54%) ISACA
9 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.27%) ISEB
10 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.84%) QA
2 10 (2.71%) GDPR
3 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 44 (11.92%) Docker
2 14 (3.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.81%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.81%) HDFS
3 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (11.11%) Puppet
2 37 (10.03%) Ansible
3 28 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (4.07%) Mesos
5 14 (3.79%) Docker Swarm
6 9 (2.44%) Kubernetes
6 9 (2.44%) Terraform
7 7 (1.90%) Nagios
8 6 (1.63%) Packer
9 5 (1.36%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (1.36%) Oozie
10 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.54%) vMotion
11 1 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.27%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.27%) Salt
11 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (8.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.15%) VMware
3 18 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 15 (4.07%) HP
5 10 (2.71%) Cisco
6 9 (2.44%) Oracle
7 6 (1.63%) New Relic
7 6 (1.63%) Splunk
8 5 (1.36%) BMC
8 5 (1.36%) Hortonworks
9 4 (1.08%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.08%) Dynatrace
9 4 (1.08%) Meraki
10 3 (0.81%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.81%) Twitter
11 1 (0.27%) CA
11 1 (0.27%) Polycom
11 1 (0.27%) RedGate
11 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds