Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Agile Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Developer
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 352 328 280
Rank change year-on-year -24 -48 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Developer 1,494 1,723 2,456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.86% 0.97% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.00% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,355 1,614 2,244
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,600 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,399 171,574 198,444
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.47% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,020 142,894 165,923
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,550
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.28% +1.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Agile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Agile Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Developer in the UK

Agile Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Developer.

Salary trend for Agile Developer in the UK

Agile Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Developer over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Developer in the UK

Agile Developer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 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
England -34 1,462 £55,000 +4.76% 158
London -3 894 £62,500 +4.17% 85
UK excluding London -51 586 £50,000 +11.11% 74
South East -9 229 £51,875 +22.06% 27
North of England -62 139 £50,000 +11.11% 20
East of England -3 92 £50,000 - 8
Yorkshire -21 70 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Midlands +4 69 £51,500 +28.75% 10
North West -17 67 £50,000 +11.11% 14
West Midlands +7 50 £57,500 +27.78% 5
South West -14 41 £52,500 +23.53% 8
East Midlands +9 19 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Wales +10 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Scotland -31 8 £51,250 +7.89%
North East -37 2 £47,500 +14.46%
Northern Ireland - 1 £15,000 - 1

Agile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Agile Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Agile Developer in the job title.

1 1,494 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 832 (55.69%) C#
3 800 (53.55%) TDD
4 722 (48.33%) .NET
5 675 (45.18%) Scrum
6 598 (40.03%) Java
7 582 (38.96%) JavaScript
7 582 (38.96%) MVC
8 570 (38.15%) SQL Server
9 539 (36.08%) ASP.NET
10 445 (29.79%) Software Engineering
11 430 (28.78%) BDD
12 419 (28.05%) RESTful
13 409 (27.38%) Finance
14 408 (27.31%) Continuous Integration
15 392 (26.24%) ASP.NET MVC
16 382 (25.57%) AngularJS
17 367 (24.56%) SQL
18 340 (22.76%) HTML
19 302 (20.21%) CSS
20 294 (19.68%) Spring
21 290 (19.41%) ASP.NET Web API
22 289 (19.34%) WCF
23 270 (18.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 266 (17.80%) Web Services
25 262 (17.54%) SQL Server 2014
26 260 (17.40%) Web Application Development
27 256 (17.14%) Microservices
28 251 (16.80%) OO
29 215 (14.39%) Test Automation

Agile Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 42 (2.81%) Tomcat
2 39 (2.61%) IIS
2 39 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 38 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
4 34 (2.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 28 (1.87%) Apache
6 27 (1.81%) Confluence
7 23 (1.54%) JBoss
8 20 (1.34%) WebSphere
9 19 (1.27%) CMS
10 17 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (1.07%) Apache Spark
12 13 (0.87%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.74%) Jetty
14 8 (0.54%) WildFly
15 6 (0.40%) EPiServer
16 4 (0.27%) OpenStack
17 3 (0.20%) Drupal
17 3 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 3 (0.20%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.13%) SPSS
3 1 (0.067%) Weka
Business Applications
1 17 (1.14%) Payment Gateway
2 15 (1.00%) Magento
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 176 (11.78%) Amazon AWS
2 151 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (2.68%) SaaS
4 31 (2.07%) Google Play
5 13 (0.87%) PaaS
6 10 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.40%) Azure Data Factory
8 6 (0.40%) npm
9 5 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
10 4 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.20%) IaaS
11 3 (0.20%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.13%) GitHub
12 2 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 152 (10.17%) Internet
2 67 (4.48%) Hyperconnected
3 30 (2.01%) ATM
4 7 (0.47%) HTTP
5 3 (0.20%) Broadband
5 3 (0.20%) Intranet
6 2 (0.13%) Firewall
7 1 (0.067%) DNS
7 1 (0.067%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.067%) SMS
7 1 (0.067%) SMTP
7 1 (0.067%) SSH
7 1 (0.067%) SSL
7 1 (0.067%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.067%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 570 (38.15%) SQL Server
2 262 (17.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 115 (7.70%) NoSQL
4 88 (5.89%) MySQL
5 61 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 43 (2.88%) RDBMS
7 40 (2.68%) MongoDB
8 37 (2.48%) Big Data
9 29 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (1.34%) Hadoop
14 19 (1.27%) Power BI
15 18 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
16 17 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
17 16 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
18 14 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 14 (0.94%) Endeca
19 13 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 198 (13.25%) Git (software)
2 114 (7.63%) NUnit
3 100 (6.69%) Subversion
4 98 (6.56%) Jenkins
5 93 (6.22%) Maven
6 85 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 79 (5.29%) Selenium
8 78 (5.22%) TeamCity
9 75 (5.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 75 (5.02%) JUnit
10 69 (4.62%) Visual Studio
11 66 (4.42%) Octopus Deploy
11 66 (4.42%) Rhino Mocks
12 58 (3.88%) MSBuild
13 51 (3.41%) Hudson
14 44 (2.95%) Jasmine
14 44 (2.95%) JIRA
15 39 (2.61%) Moq
16 34 (2.28%) WebDriver
17 33 (2.21%) Cucumber
General
1 409 (27.38%) Finance
2 143 (9.57%) Banking
3 117 (7.83%) Games
4 97 (6.49%) Retail
5 89 (5.96%) Marketing
6 77 (5.15%) Advertising
7 45 (3.01%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.41%) Electronics
9 20 (1.34%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.27%) Legal
11 17 (1.14%) Financial Institution
12 16 (1.07%) Front Office
13 10 (0.67%) Automotive
14 7 (0.47%) Law
15 4 (0.27%) Publishing
16 3 (0.20%) Billing
17 2 (0.13%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.13%) Retail Finance
18 1 (0.067%) Local Government
18 1 (0.067%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 722 (48.33%) .NET
2 539 (36.08%) ASP.NET
3 419 (28.05%) RESTful
4 392 (26.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 382 (25.57%) AngularJS
6 340 (22.76%) HTML
7 302 (20.21%) CSS
8 294 (19.68%) Spring
9 290 (19.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 289 (19.34%) WCF
11 270 (18.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 266 (17.80%) Web Services
13 197 (13.19%) .NET Framework
14 192 (12.85%) HTML5
15 185 (12.38%) WPF
16 179 (11.98%) REST
17 162 (10.84%) React
18 151 (10.11%) XML
19 147 (9.84%) SOAP
20 146 (9.77%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 137 (9.17%) Computer Science
2 126 (8.43%) Greenfield Project
3 95 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (4.89%) Client/Server
4 73 (4.89%) Fintech
5 63 (4.22%) Mobile App
5 63 (4.22%) User Experience
6 56 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
7 48 (3.21%) Online Banking
8 42 (2.81%) iPhone
9 30 (2.01%) EFT
10 24 (1.61%) Algorithms
11 21 (1.41%) iPad
12 19 (1.27%) Data Structures
13 18 (1.20%) Online Games
14 9 (0.60%) NHS
15 7 (0.47%) Fixed Income
16 6 (0.40%) Hedge funds
16 6 (0.40%) N-Tier
17 5 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 126 (8.43%) Windows
2 69 (4.62%) Linux
3 64 (4.28%) Android
4 47 (3.15%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.20%) Unix
6 17 (1.14%) Nucleus RTOS
6 17 (1.14%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.067%) Debian
7 1 (0.067%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,494 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 800 (53.55%) TDD
3 675 (45.18%) Scrum
4 582 (38.96%) MVC
5 445 (29.79%) Software Engineering
6 430 (28.78%) BDD
7 408 (27.31%) Continuous Integration
8 260 (17.40%) Web Application Development
9 256 (17.14%) Microservices
10 251 (16.80%) OO
11 215 (14.39%) Test Automation
12 211 (14.12%) DevOps
13 196 (13.12%) Kanban
14 177 (11.85%) Open Source
15 155 (10.37%) Web Development
16 152 (10.17%) Dependency Injection
17 138 (9.24%) SOLID
18 129 (8.63%) Domain-Driven Design
19 125 (8.37%) OOP
20 108 (7.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 832 (55.69%) C#
2 598 (40.03%) Java
3 582 (38.96%) JavaScript
4 367 (24.56%) SQL
5 172 (11.51%) Python
6 122 (8.17%) T-SQL
7 103 (6.89%) Scala
8 102 (6.83%) C++
9 99 (6.63%) PHP
10 87 (5.82%) Ruby
11 84 (5.62%) VB.NET
12 67 (4.48%) VB
13 61 (4.08%) PowerShell
14 38 (2.54%) C
15 36 (2.41%) Groovy
16 31 (2.07%) PL/SQL
17 23 (1.54%) Apple Swift
17 23 (1.54%) Objective-C
17 23 (1.54%) Perl
18 19 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 156 (10.44%) Degree
2 41 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (1.41%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
5 14 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.20%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.13%) GNVQ
7 2 (0.13%) HND
8 1 (0.067%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.067%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.067%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.067%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.067%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.82%) QA
2 5 (0.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (0.33%) SEPA
3 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 95 (6.36%) Docker
2 5 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.067%) HDFS
3 1 (0.067%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.067%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (2.34%) Ansible
1 35 (2.34%) Puppet
2 33 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.74%) Terraform
4 10 (0.67%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (0.33%) Opsview
6 3 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.13%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.067%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.067%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.067%) Control-M
8 1 (0.067%) Grafana
8 1 (0.067%) Graphite
8 1 (0.067%) MOM
8 1 (0.067%) OpenNebula
8 1 (0.067%) Packer
Vendors
1 154 (10.31%) Microsoft
2 130 (8.70%) Oracle
3 111 (7.43%) Google
4 74 (4.95%) Facebook
5 20 (1.34%) SAP
6 18 (1.20%) Zend
7 16 (1.07%) Sun
8 14 (0.94%) ATG
8 14 (0.94%) hybris
9 12 (0.80%) Apigee
9 12 (0.80%) Tableau
10 9 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (0.54%) Splunk
12 7 (0.47%) ION Trading
13 6 (0.40%) Hortonworks
13 6 (0.40%) Xamarin
14 5 (0.33%) Adobe
14 5 (0.33%) AppDynamics
14 5 (0.33%) Capita
15 4 (0.27%) IBM