Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 279 292 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 29.25% 24.98% 39.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.15% 29.83% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 242 256 409
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +13.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,068 £28,950
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,875 £60,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +13.53%

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 817 979 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.64% 83.75% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 717 813 749
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,063 £60,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +1 217 £41,838 +7.97% 38
Gateshead +5 40 £44,000 +10.00% 3
Sunderland +2 16 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Wallsend 0 2 £35,936 +28.34%
Agile Software Development
North East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 108 (38.71%) .NET
2 96 (34.41%) C#
3 82 (29.39%) SQL Server
4 75 (26.88%) MVC
4 75 (26.88%) Degree
5 73 (26.16%) ASP.NET
6 68 (24.37%) Test Automation
7 64 (22.94%) TDD
8 59 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 55 (19.71%) JavaScript
10 54 (19.35%) Microsoft
11 52 (18.64%) Mentoring
12 51 (18.28%) Oracle
12 51 (18.28%) Scrum
13 50 (17.92%) SDLC
14 49 (17.56%) SQL
15 47 (16.85%) Security Cleared
16 42 (15.05%) Java
17 41 (14.70%) HTML
17 41 (14.70%) DevOps
18 39 (13.98%) Software Engineering
19 38 (13.62%) Selenium
20 37 (13.26%) Computer Science
20 37 (13.26%) OO
20 37 (13.26%) Case Management
21 35 (12.54%) Linux
22 34 (12.19%) AngularJS
22 34 (12.19%) ASP.NET Web API
23 32 (11.47%) Git (software)
24 30 (10.75%) HTML5

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 21 (7.53%) Documentum
2 14 (5.02%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.30%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (3.94%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.51%) Confluence
6 4 (1.43%) CMS
6 4 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.43%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.72%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.36%) Apache
8 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (5.73%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.51%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (2.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (3.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (3.94%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.08%) assyst
3 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) Magento
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (6.81%) GitHub
3 11 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.43%) Office 365
4 4 (1.43%) SaaS
5 2 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.72%) IaaS
5 2 (0.72%) iTunes
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.73%) SMS
2 6 (2.15%) Firewall
3 2 (0.72%) HTTP
3 2 (0.72%) Skype
3 2 (0.72%) VPN
4 1 (0.36%) 802.15
4 1 (0.36%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.36%) DNS
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) Network Security
4 1 (0.36%) SSL
4 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.36%) VLAN
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.36%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (29.39%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.75%) Oracle Database
3 18 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 15 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.02%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.02%) RDBMS
5 14 (5.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (4.30%) MySQL
7 11 (3.94%) Big Data
7 11 (3.94%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (3.23%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.51%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.72%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.72%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.72%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 38 (13.62%) Selenium
2 32 (11.47%) Git (software)
3 27 (9.68%) Jenkins
4 25 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (7.53%) Cucumber
6 18 (6.45%) JIRA
7 11 (3.94%) WebDriver
8 8 (2.87%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.43%) Maven
9 4 (1.43%) Ranorex
10 3 (1.08%) JMeter
10 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.72%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.72%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.72%) Robot Framework
11 2 (0.72%) Subversion
11 2 (0.72%) Zephyr
12 1 (0.36%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.36%) TestNG
General
1 22 (7.89%) Advertising
2 21 (7.53%) Finance
3 13 (4.66%) Retail
4 6 (2.15%) Marketing
5 4 (1.43%) Banking
5 4 (1.43%) Games
5 4 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.72%) Publishing
7 1 (0.36%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 118 (42.29%) Developer
2 70 (25.09%) .NET Developer
3 34 (12.19%) Analyst
4 33 (11.83%) Architect
5 30 (10.75%) Software Developer
6 28 (10.04%) DBA
7 26 (9.32%) C# Developer
8 25 (8.96%) .NET Software Developer
9 24 (8.60%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 18 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
11 16 (5.73%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (5.73%) Lead Developer
12 15 (5.38%) Java Developer
13 14 (5.02%) Business Analyst
14 12 (4.30%) Infrastructure Architect
14 12 (4.30%) Technical Leader
15 11 (3.94%) C# Software Developer
15 11 (3.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (38.71%) .NET
2 73 (26.16%) ASP.NET
3 59 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (14.70%) HTML
5 34 (12.19%) AngularJS
5 34 (12.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 30 (10.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 30 (10.75%) HTML5
7 29 (10.39%) CSS
8 28 (10.04%) Node.js
8 28 (10.04%) Web Services
9 24 (8.60%) .NET Framework
10 23 (8.24%) KnockoutJS
10 23 (8.24%) React
10 23 (8.24%) WCF
11 21 (7.53%) Entity Framework
12 19 (6.81%) REST
13 18 (6.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 17 (6.09%) Ajax
14 17 (6.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.26%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.66%) Mobile App
4 13 (4.66%) Virtual Team
5 12 (4.30%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.51%) Social Media
6 7 (2.51%) User Experience
7 6 (2.15%) BBC
8 4 (1.43%) Fintech
9 3 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.72%) Animation
10 2 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.72%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.36%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.36%) CESG
11 1 (0.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.36%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.36%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.54%) Linux
2 26 (9.32%) Windows
3 18 (6.45%) Android
3 18 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
4 15 (5.38%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.79%) Unix
6 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.36%) CentOS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (26.88%) MVC
2 68 (24.37%) Test Automation
3 64 (22.94%) TDD
4 52 (18.64%) Mentoring
5 51 (18.28%) Scrum
6 50 (17.92%) SDLC
7 41 (14.70%) DevOps
8 39 (13.98%) Software Engineering
9 37 (13.26%) Case Management
9 37 (13.26%) OO
10 30 (10.75%) BDD
11 29 (10.39%) ITIL
12 23 (8.24%) Domain-Driven Design
12 23 (8.24%) Software Testing
12 23 (8.24%) Web Development
13 22 (7.89%) Business Analysis
13 22 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
14 20 (7.17%) SOA
14 20 (7.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 96 (34.41%) C#
2 55 (19.71%) JavaScript
3 49 (17.56%) SQL
4 42 (15.05%) Java
5 19 (6.81%) Ruby
6 11 (3.94%) VBA
7 8 (2.87%) PHP
7 8 (2.87%) Python
8 7 (2.51%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.15%) C++
10 5 (1.79%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.43%) C
11 4 (1.43%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.08%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.72%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.72%) Perl
13 2 (0.72%) VB
14 1 (0.36%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.36%) F#
14 1 (0.36%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 75 (26.88%) Degree
2 47 (16.85%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (4.30%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (2.87%) MCSA
7 7 (2.51%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.51%) ISEB
7 7 (2.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (2.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (2.51%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.15%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (1.79%) CISSP
9 5 (1.79%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (1.43%) CEH
10 4 (1.43%) GCIH
10 4 (1.43%) GSEC
11 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.72%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.75%) QA
2 12 (4.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (4.30%) SLA
3 5 (1.79%) PMO
4 1 (0.36%) COBIT
4 1 (0.36%) GDPR
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 20 (7.17%) Virtual Machines
2 18 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.08%) Docker
4 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (6.45%) Data Guard
1 18 (6.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 17 (6.09%) Puppet
2 17 (6.09%) ZABBIX
3 12 (4.30%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.72%) Nagios
4 2 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.36%) Ansible
5 1 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.36%) Kibana
5 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.36%) Packer
5 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 54 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 51 (18.28%) Oracle
3 23 (8.24%) Pega
4 14 (5.02%) Xamarin
5 12 (4.30%) EMC
6 8 (2.87%) Google
7 7 (2.51%) Sun
8 6 (2.15%) Apple
9 5 (1.79%) Facebook
9 5 (1.79%) Sony
9 5 (1.79%) Yahoo!
10 4 (1.43%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.43%) Splunk
11 3 (1.08%) Progress
11 3 (1.08%) Remedy
11 3 (1.08%) SAP
12 2 (0.72%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.72%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.36%) Capita