Period
to 17 August 2017

The median annual salary for an Agile Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

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 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 408 318 310
Rank change year-on-year -90 -8 -30
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Developer 1329 2003 2230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 1.01% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.05% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1868 2071
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 168832 191032 209595
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.90% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 136334 160651 172473
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Developer in the UK

Agile Developer
Top 15 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 August 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
England -74 1296 £55,000 +1.85% 126
London -92 724 £60,000 +4.35% 72
UK excluding London -43 593 £45,000 - 56
South East +8 235 £45,000 +5.88% 18
North of England -53 130 £45,000 +1.12% 10
East of England -14 98 £50,000 - 20
Midlands +39 88 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire -20 65 £47,500 +11.76% 1
West Midlands +36 62 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North West -33 51 £50,000 +11.11% 9
East Midlands +30 28 £40,000 +7.38% 1
South West -22 23 £45,000 - 3
North East +22 14 £45,000 -5.26%
Scotland -2 12 £47,500 -
Wales +3 9 £37,500 -6.25% 2

Agile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, 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 1329 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 729 (54.85%) TDD
3 692 (52.07%) C#
4 655 (49.29%) Scrum
5 646 (48.61%) .NET
6 574 (43.19%) JavaScript
7 525 (39.50%) MVC
8 489 (36.79%) SQL Server
9 466 (35.06%) ASP.NET
9 466 (35.06%) Java
10 416 (31.30%) HTML
11 391 (29.42%) AngularJS
12 360 (27.09%) CSS
13 353 (26.56%) SQL
14 347 (26.11%) ASP.NET MVC
15 339 (25.51%) BDD
16 337 (25.36%) Software Engineering
17 307 (23.10%) Finance
18 300 (22.57%) Continuous Integration
19 275 (20.69%) Spring
20 262 (19.71%) RESTful
21 254 (19.11%) ASP.NET Web API
22 242 (18.21%) OO
23 239 (17.98%) WCF
24 235 (17.68%) Git (software)
25 218 (16.40%) SQL Server 2014
26 213 (16.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 210 (15.80%) Web Services
28 206 (15.50%) HTML5
29 186 (14.00%) Web Application Development

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 45 (3.39%) Tomcat
2 44 (3.31%) Apache
3 43 (3.24%) SharePoint
4 34 (2.56%) Confluence
5 33 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
5 33 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
5 33 (2.48%) WebLogic
6 29 (2.18%) JBoss
7 27 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 25 (1.88%) CMS
9 22 (1.66%) Jetty
10 21 (1.58%) WebSphere
11 19 (1.43%) IIS
12 13 (0.98%) Apache Spark
13 12 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 8 (0.60%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.60%) SAS
15 5 (0.38%) CloudStack
15 5 (0.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
1 3 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.53%) Magento
4 1 (0.075%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.075%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 126 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (2.71%) SaaS
4 27 (2.03%) Adobe Analytics
5 25 (1.88%) Google Play
6 22 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (1.50%) GitHub
8 10 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.53%) Azure Machine Learning
10 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.30%) PaaS
11 1 (0.075%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 1 (0.075%) IaaS
11 1 (0.075%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 94 (7.07%) Internet
2 10 (0.75%) Intranet
3 8 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.53%) ATM
4 7 (0.53%) SMPP
5 6 (0.45%) Firewall
6 5 (0.38%) HTTP
7 4 (0.30%) Broadband
8 3 (0.23%) IMAP
8 3 (0.23%) LDAP
8 3 (0.23%) SMTP
9 2 (0.15%) SMS
9 2 (0.15%) SSL
10 1 (0.075%) DNS
10 1 (0.075%) Extranet
10 1 (0.075%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.075%) PPP
10 1 (0.075%) SSH
10 1 (0.075%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 489 (36.79%) SQL Server
2 218 (16.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 99 (7.45%) NoSQL
4 89 (6.70%) MySQL
5 79 (5.94%) Relational Database
6 68 (5.12%) MongoDB
7 50 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 50 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 42 (3.16%) Big Data
9 41 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 39 (2.93%) Hadoop
11 38 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 35 (2.63%) RDBMS
13 32 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
14 29 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
15 25 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
16 24 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 23 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
18 21 (1.58%) Oracle Database
18 21 (1.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 235 (17.68%) Git (software)
2 119 (8.95%) Subversion
3 103 (7.75%) Maven
4 83 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 83 (6.25%) Selenium
5 80 (6.02%) NUnit
5 80 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 69 (5.19%) JUnit
7 59 (4.44%) JIRA
8 55 (4.14%) Rhino Mocks
9 48 (3.61%) Jasmine
10 41 (3.09%) Protractor
11 39 (2.93%) TeamCity
12 37 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
13 33 (2.48%) Visual Studio
14 31 (2.33%) Moq
15 30 (2.26%) GitLab
15 30 (2.26%) Mocha
15 30 (2.26%) WebDriver
16 28 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 307 (23.10%) Finance
2 97 (7.30%) Games
3 92 (6.92%) Marketing
4 71 (5.34%) Banking
5 56 (4.21%) Advertising
6 43 (3.24%) Telecoms
7 26 (1.96%) Retail
8 22 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.58%) Automotive
9 21 (1.58%) Electronics
10 9 (0.68%) Legal
11 5 (0.38%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.38%) Law
12 4 (0.30%) Billing
12 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.30%) Publishing
13 3 (0.23%) Back Office
13 3 (0.23%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.23%) Military
14 2 (0.15%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 646 (48.61%) .NET
2 466 (35.06%) ASP.NET
3 416 (31.30%) HTML
4 391 (29.42%) AngularJS
5 360 (27.09%) CSS
6 347 (26.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 275 (20.69%) Spring
8 262 (19.71%) RESTful
9 254 (19.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 239 (17.98%) WCF
11 213 (16.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 210 (15.80%) Web Services
13 206 (15.50%) HTML5
14 174 (13.09%) .NET Framework
15 161 (12.11%) REST
16 152 (11.44%) Node.js
17 147 (11.06%) jQuery
18 145 (10.91%) XML
19 122 (9.18%) WPF
20 114 (8.58%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 140 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 125 (9.41%) Greenfield Project
3 97 (7.30%) User Experience
4 75 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
5 67 (5.04%) Client/Server
6 57 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
7 52 (3.91%) iPhone
7 52 (3.91%) Mobile App
8 41 (3.09%) Fintech
9 38 (2.86%) iPad
10 20 (1.50%) Online Banking
11 15 (1.13%) Algorithms
12 12 (0.90%) NHS
13 11 (0.83%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (0.68%) Online Games
15 8 (0.60%) Management Information System
15 8 (0.60%) Social Media
16 7 (0.53%) EFT
17 6 (0.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 101 (7.60%) Windows
2 77 (5.79%) Linux
3 53 (3.99%) Apple iOS
4 50 (3.76%) Android
5 18 (1.35%) Unix
6 5 (0.38%) Solaris
7 4 (0.30%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.075%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1329 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 729 (54.85%) TDD
3 655 (49.29%) Scrum
4 525 (39.50%) MVC
5 339 (25.51%) BDD
6 337 (25.36%) Software Engineering
7 300 (22.57%) Continuous Integration
8 242 (18.21%) OO
9 186 (14.00%) Web Application Development
10 183 (13.77%) Kanban
11 171 (12.87%) Test Automation
12 167 (12.57%) OOP
13 158 (11.89%) Microservices
14 125 (9.41%) SDLC
15 124 (9.33%) E-Commerce
16 123 (9.26%) DevOps
17 117 (8.80%) Dependency Injection
18 116 (8.73%) Front End Development
19 109 (8.20%) SOLID
20 101 (7.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 692 (52.07%) C#
2 574 (43.19%) JavaScript
3 466 (35.06%) Java
4 353 (26.56%) SQL
5 100 (7.52%) Python
6 97 (7.30%) T-SQL
7 84 (6.32%) VB.NET
8 72 (5.42%) Ruby
9 70 (5.27%) Scala
10 61 (4.59%) C++
11 54 (4.06%) VB
12 49 (3.69%) PHP
13 36 (2.71%) PL/SQL
14 29 (2.18%) TypeScript
15 25 (1.88%) PowerShell
16 15 (1.13%) Clojure
17 14 (1.05%) ES6
18 12 (0.90%) C
18 12 (0.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 10 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 183 (13.77%) Degree
2 68 (5.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.83%) GNVQ
4 11 (0.83%) HND
5 10 (0.75%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.38%) APMG
6 5 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.38%) PMP
7 2 (0.15%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.15%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.075%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.075%) MCP
8 1 (0.075%) MCSD
8 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.075%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (8.13%) QA
2 12 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.30%) SEPA
4 2 (0.15%) SLA
5 1 (0.075%) WAI
System Software
1 90 (6.77%) Docker
2 4 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (0.23%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.075%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (1.43%) Puppet
2 13 (0.98%) Ansible
3 8 (0.60%) Terraform
4 7 (0.53%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.30%) Opsview
7 2 (0.15%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.15%) Salt
7 2 (0.15%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.075%) Kibana
8 1 (0.075%) logstash
8 1 (0.075%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 136 (10.23%) Microsoft
2 82 (6.17%) Oracle
3 54 (4.06%) Facebook
3 54 (4.06%) Google
4 33 (2.48%) Adobe
5 21 (1.58%) SAP
6 17 (1.28%) Hortonworks
7 16 (1.20%) Cadence
8 14 (1.05%) Zend
9 11 (0.83%) Xamarin
10 10 (0.75%) ArcSight
10 10 (0.75%) HP
10 10 (0.75%) Jaspersoft
11 9 (0.68%) hybris
11 9 (0.68%) Tableau
12 8 (0.60%) Alteryx
12 8 (0.60%) Cognos
12 8 (0.60%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.53%) ATG
13 7 (0.53%) IBM