Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 345 472 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 33.96% 31.98% 30.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.62% 34.53% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 266 423 278
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,541 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.65% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,201 £28,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £51,250
North East median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +15.13% -5.00%

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 942 1,367 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 92.72% 92.62% 88.65%
Number of salaries quoted 697 1,189 748
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +15.07% +1.99%
10th Percentile £23,913 £23,225 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year - +9.59% -2.67%

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 18 April 2019.

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 18 April 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 277 £45,000 - 37
Gateshead 0 45 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Sunderland +3 19 £44,250 +10.63%
Hebburn - 1 £32,500 - 2
Agile Software Development
North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 117 (33.91%) Mentoring
2 112 (32.46%) Java
3 111 (32.17%) C#
4 79 (22.90%) JavaScript
5 78 (22.61%) Coaching
6 73 (21.16%) Degree
7 72 (20.87%) C++
8 65 (18.84%) .NET
9 64 (18.55%) Analytical Skills
10 62 (17.97%) Git (software)
10 62 (17.97%) HTML
10 62 (17.97%) Problem-Solving
11 59 (17.10%) Technical Leadership
12 58 (16.81%) TDD
13 57 (16.52%) MVC
14 54 (15.65%) Scrum
15 52 (15.07%) Test Automation
16 51 (14.78%) SQL
17 50 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
18 48 (13.91%) Software Engineering
19 47 (13.62%) Web Services
20 45 (13.04%) Microsoft
20 45 (13.04%) DevOps
21 43 (12.46%) AngularJS
22 42 (12.17%) Computer Science
22 42 (12.17%) Linux
23 38 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
24 37 (10.72%) Selenium
24 37 (10.72%) CSS
25 34 (9.86%) Analytics

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 15 (4.35%) Confluence
2 14 (4.06%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.32%) Apache Solr
4 6 (1.74%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.16%) Mule ESB
6 3 (0.87%) CMS
6 3 (0.87%) Drupal
6 3 (0.87%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.58%) WordPress
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 50 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.19%) GitHub
4 8 (2.32%) Office 365
5 7 (2.03%) SaaS
6 4 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.87%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.58%) Datadog
8 2 (0.58%) Serverless
9 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.29%) IaaS
9 1 (0.29%) PaaS
9 1 (0.29%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.80%) Firewall
2 19 (5.51%) Network Security
3 18 (5.22%) Cisco Wireless
3 18 (5.22%) LAN
3 18 (5.22%) WAN
3 18 (5.22%) Wireless
3 18 (5.22%) Wireless Security
4 6 (1.74%) Skype
4 6 (1.74%) Unified Communications
5 5 (1.45%) DNS
6 3 (0.87%) DHCP
6 3 (0.87%) Internet
7 1 (0.29%) DSL
7 1 (0.29%) PBX
7 1 (0.29%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.09%) NoSQL
2 20 (5.80%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.35%) Big Data
4 13 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 12 (3.48%) Apache Hive
6 11 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (3.19%) Hadoop
6 11 (3.19%) Spark SQL
7 9 (2.61%) HBase
7 9 (2.61%) Sqoop
8 8 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.45%) MySQL
10 3 (0.87%) GIS
10 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.87%) Power BI
11 2 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 62 (17.97%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.72%) Selenium
3 24 (6.96%) JIRA
4 23 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 22 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (6.38%) WebDriver
6 16 (4.64%) Bitbucket
6 16 (4.64%) Cucumber
7 15 (4.35%) Maven
7 15 (4.35%) Subversion
8 14 (4.06%) Gradle
8 14 (4.06%) JUnit
9 11 (3.19%) GitLab
10 7 (2.03%) AccuRev
10 7 (2.03%) JMeter
11 6 (1.74%) SoapUI
12 5 (1.45%) Gatling
13 2 (0.58%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.58%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.58%) VersionOne
General
1 20 (5.80%) Manufacturing
2 19 (5.51%) Finance
3 6 (1.74%) Games
4 4 (1.16%) Electronics
4 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.87%) Retail
6 2 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.29%) Automotive
7 1 (0.29%) Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (25.51%) Developer
2 52 (15.07%) Architect
3 41 (11.88%) Analyst
4 33 (9.57%) Software Developer
5 26 (7.54%) DevOps Engineer
6 25 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
6 25 (7.25%) Test Analyst
7 24 (6.96%) Software Engineer
8 23 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 23 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 21 (6.09%) Applications Architect
10 20 (5.80%) C# Developer
11 19 (5.51%) Head of Architecture
12 18 (5.22%) Cisco Architect
12 18 (5.22%) Cisco Network Architect
12 18 (5.22%) Cisco Solutions Architect
12 18 (5.22%) Network Architect
13 17 (4.93%) Senior Developer
14 16 (4.64%) Automation Test Analyst
15 15 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (18.84%) .NET
2 62 (17.97%) HTML
3 47 (13.62%) Web Services
4 43 (12.46%) AngularJS
5 37 (10.72%) CSS
6 30 (8.70%) ASP.NET
7 28 (8.12%) jQuery
8 26 (7.54%) HTML5
9 24 (6.96%) JSON
10 22 (6.38%) Spring
10 22 (6.38%) XSLT
11 21 (6.09%) .NET Framework
11 21 (6.09%) SOAP
12 19 (5.51%) REST
13 17 (4.93%) Node.js
14 14 (4.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (4.06%) Spring Boot
15 13 (3.77%) CSS3
15 13 (3.77%) Entity Framework
15 13 (3.77%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 64 (18.55%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 21 (6.09%) User Experience
4 9 (2.61%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.61%) Public Cloud
5 8 (2.32%) Analytical Mindset
5 8 (2.32%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.32%) Tandem
6 7 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.16%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (0.87%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.87%) Cloud Native
8 3 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.87%) NHS
9 2 (0.58%) Fintech
9 2 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.58%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.29%) Life Science
10 1 (0.29%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.17%) Linux
2 29 (8.41%) Windows
3 17 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.48%) Unix
6 7 (2.03%) Android
6 7 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.45%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (33.91%) Mentoring
2 78 (22.61%) Coaching
3 62 (17.97%) Problem-Solving
4 59 (17.10%) Technical Leadership
5 58 (16.81%) TDD
6 57 (16.52%) MVC
7 54 (15.65%) Scrum
8 52 (15.07%) Test Automation
9 48 (13.91%) Software Engineering
10 45 (13.04%) DevOps
11 42 (12.17%) Computer Science
12 38 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (9.86%) Analytics
14 30 (8.70%) Microservices
15 29 (8.41%) BDD
16 27 (7.83%) Web Development
17 23 (6.67%) Migration
17 23 (6.67%) Software Architecture
18 21 (6.09%) OO
19 18 (5.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 112 (32.46%) Java
2 111 (32.17%) C#
3 79 (22.90%) JavaScript
4 72 (20.87%) C++
5 51 (14.78%) SQL
6 31 (8.99%) Python
7 23 (6.67%) C
8 19 (5.51%) Ruby
9 18 (5.22%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.06%) PHP
11 12 (3.48%) PowerShell
11 12 (3.48%) Scala
12 10 (2.90%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.61%) Perl
13 9 (2.61%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.87%) Java 8
15 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.29%) R
16 1 (0.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 73 (21.16%) Degree
2 28 (8.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (5.22%) CCDP
3 18 (5.22%) CCNP
3 18 (5.22%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (3.77%) DBS Check
5 12 (3.48%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.48%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.74%) PhD
7 5 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.58%) CISM
8 2 (0.58%) CISMP
8 2 (0.58%) HND
8 2 (0.58%) ISACA
8 2 (0.58%) ISEB
8 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.29%) MCSE
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.25%) QA
2 3 (0.87%) GDPR
2 3 (0.87%) PMO
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (5.80%) Docker
2 11 (3.19%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.61%) Apache Flume
3 9 (2.61%) HDFS
4 7 (2.03%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.58%) Firmware
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (4.06%) Puppet
2 12 (3.48%) Ansible
3 11 (3.19%) Oozie
4 10 (2.90%) Terraform
5 6 (1.74%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (0.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.87%) Packer
8 2 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.58%) Mesos
8 2 (0.58%) Nagios
9 1 (0.29%) CASB
9 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.29%) Nessus
9 1 (0.29%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.29%) vMotion
Vendors
1 45 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.09%) Cisco
3 20 (5.80%) Oracle
4 11 (3.19%) Hortonworks
5 9 (2.61%) Cloudera
6 8 (2.32%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.03%) VMware
8 6 (1.74%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.16%) BMC
9 4 (1.16%) Dynatrace
9 4 (1.16%) HP
9 4 (1.16%) Meraki
10 3 (0.87%) Google
11 2 (0.58%) BT
11 2 (0.58%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.58%) EMC
11 2 (0.58%) New Relic
11 2 (0.58%) Polycom
11 2 (0.58%) SAP
11 2 (0.58%) Splunk