Period
to 23 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Agile Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 369 331 305
Rank change year-on-year -38 -26 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Developer 1471 1831 2336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 0.97% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.00% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1685 2155
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,850 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +1.12%

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 168119 182893 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.45% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 134641 153253 174947
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -37 1442 £55,000 +4.76% 82
London -51 828 £62,500 +8.70% 42
UK excluding London -23 633 £50,000 +11.11% 41
South East +8 251 £52,500 +19.32% 16
North of England -40 143 £50,000 +11.11% 9
East of England +6 102 £50,000 +6.38% 9
Midlands +39 93 £42,500 +1.80% 4
North West +24 77 £50,000 +11.11% 5
West Midlands +22 67 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Yorkshire -20 64 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East Midlands +31 28 £40,000 +6.67% 1
South West +2 28 £52,000 +15.56% 2
Scotland -23 14 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Wales -1 5 £42,500 -
North East +1 2 £47,500 +18.75%

Agile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 1471 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 780 (53.03%) C#
3 775 (52.69%) TDD
4 726 (49.35%) .NET
5 689 (46.84%) Scrum
6 642 (43.64%) JavaScript
7 568 (38.61%) MVC
8 544 (36.98%) Java
9 521 (35.42%) SQL Server
10 514 (34.94%) ASP.NET
11 445 (30.25%) HTML
12 407 (27.67%) AngularJS
13 392 (26.65%) SQL
13 392 (26.65%) Software Engineering
14 387 (26.31%) Finance
15 379 (25.76%) BDD
16 377 (25.63%) CSS
17 368 (25.02%) ASP.NET MVC
18 343 (23.32%) Continuous Integration
19 339 (23.05%) RESTful
20 326 (22.16%) Spring
21 294 (19.99%) ASP.NET Web API
22 274 (18.63%) WCF
23 257 (17.47%) Web Services
24 248 (16.86%) Git (software)
25 244 (16.59%) SQL Server 2014
26 241 (16.38%) OO
27 238 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
28 226 (15.36%) HTML5
29 217 (14.75%) 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 49 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 43 (2.92%) Tomcat
3 39 (2.65%) BizTalk Server
3 39 (2.65%) Confluence
4 37 (2.52%) Apache
5 32 (2.18%) WebLogic
6 31 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 30 (2.04%) CMS
7 30 (2.04%) IIS
8 26 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
9 23 (1.56%) WebSphere
10 21 (1.43%) JBoss
11 15 (1.02%) Apache Spark
11 15 (1.02%) Jetty
12 12 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.61%) WildFly
14 8 (0.54%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 4 (0.27%) Drupal
16 4 (0.27%) EPiServer
Applications
1 4 (0.27%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (1.29%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (1.09%) Magento
3 8 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.068%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 135 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (9.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (2.52%) SaaS
4 29 (1.97%) Google Play
5 20 (1.36%) Adobe Analytics
6 17 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.82%) npm
8 10 (0.68%) Azure Machine Learning
9 9 (0.61%) PaaS
10 5 (0.34%) GitHub
11 4 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.20%) IaaS
12 3 (0.20%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.068%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 117 (7.95%) Internet
2 55 (3.74%) Hyperconnected
3 23 (1.56%) ATM
4 10 (0.68%) Intranet
5 8 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.48%) Firewall
6 7 (0.48%) HTTP
6 7 (0.48%) SMPP
7 3 (0.20%) Broadband
7 3 (0.20%) IMAP
7 3 (0.20%) LDAP
8 2 (0.14%) SMS
9 1 (0.068%) DNS
9 1 (0.068%) Extranet
9 1 (0.068%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.068%) PPP
9 1 (0.068%) SMTP
9 1 (0.068%) SSH
9 1 (0.068%) SSL
9 1 (0.068%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 521 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 244 (16.59%) SQL Server 2014
3 116 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 95 (6.46%) MySQL
5 82 (5.57%) Relational Database
6 57 (3.87%) MongoDB
7 51 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 49 (3.33%) Big Data
9 47 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 43 (2.92%) RDBMS
11 38 (2.58%) Hadoop
11 38 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 29 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
13 27 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
14 25 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 24 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 21 (1.43%) Oracle Database
17 20 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (1.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 248 (16.86%) Git (software)
2 110 (7.48%) Maven
2 110 (7.48%) Subversion
3 104 (7.07%) Jenkins
4 96 (6.53%) NUnit
5 93 (6.32%) Selenium
6 91 (6.19%) JUnit
7 82 (5.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 69 (4.69%) JIRA
9 67 (4.55%) TeamCity
10 61 (4.15%) Rhino Mocks
11 49 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
12 47 (3.20%) MSBuild
12 47 (3.20%) Visual Studio
13 45 (3.06%) WebDriver
14 37 (2.52%) Moq
15 36 (2.45%) Protractor
16 33 (2.24%) Jasmine
17 28 (1.90%) webpack
18 27 (1.84%) GitLab
General
1 387 (26.31%) Finance
2 120 (8.16%) Banking
3 102 (6.93%) Games
4 95 (6.46%) Marketing
5 70 (4.76%) Advertising
6 64 (4.35%) Retail
7 46 (3.13%) Telecoms
8 23 (1.56%) Electronics
8 23 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.22%) Automotive
10 16 (1.09%) Front Office
11 12 (0.82%) Legal
12 7 (0.48%) Law
13 4 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.20%) Billing
14 3 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.20%) Publishing
15 2 (0.14%) Retail Finance
16 1 (0.068%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.068%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 726 (49.35%) .NET
2 514 (34.94%) ASP.NET
3 445 (30.25%) HTML
4 407 (27.67%) AngularJS
5 377 (25.63%) CSS
6 368 (25.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 339 (23.05%) RESTful
8 326 (22.16%) Spring
9 294 (19.99%) ASP.NET Web API
10 274 (18.63%) WCF
11 257 (17.47%) Web Services
12 238 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 226 (15.36%) HTML5
14 214 (14.55%) REST
15 197 (13.39%) .NET Framework
16 172 (11.69%) XML
17 158 (10.74%) WPF
18 155 (10.54%) jQuery
19 153 (10.40%) Node.js
20 142 (9.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 153 (10.40%) Computer Science
2 126 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
3 98 (6.66%) User Experience
4 78 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (4.28%) Client/Server
6 52 (3.54%) Fintech
6 52 (3.54%) iPhone
7 51 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
7 51 (3.47%) Mobile App
8 36 (2.45%) iPad
8 36 (2.45%) Online Banking
9 23 (1.56%) EFT
10 19 (1.29%) Algorithms
11 10 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (0.61%) Tandem
13 8 (0.54%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.54%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.48%) Equities
14 7 (0.48%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.48%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 118 (8.02%) Windows
2 79 (5.37%) Linux
3 56 (3.81%) Android
4 50 (3.40%) Apple iOS
5 13 (0.88%) Unix
6 4 (0.27%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.14%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.068%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1471 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 775 (52.69%) TDD
3 689 (46.84%) Scrum
4 568 (38.61%) MVC
5 392 (26.65%) Software Engineering
6 379 (25.76%) BDD
7 343 (23.32%) Continuous Integration
8 241 (16.38%) OO
9 217 (14.75%) Web Application Development
10 207 (14.07%) Microservices
11 195 (13.26%) Test Automation
12 172 (11.69%) Kanban
13 169 (11.49%) DevOps
14 146 (9.93%) SDLC
15 141 (9.59%) OOP
16 138 (9.38%) Web Development
17 136 (9.25%) Dependency Injection
18 134 (9.11%) SOLID
19 121 (8.23%) Unit Testing
20 112 (7.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 780 (53.03%) C#
2 642 (43.64%) JavaScript
3 544 (36.98%) Java
4 392 (26.65%) SQL
5 129 (8.77%) Python
6 123 (8.36%) T-SQL
7 91 (6.19%) VB.NET
8 76 (5.17%) PHP
9 75 (5.10%) Scala
10 67 (4.55%) C++
11 62 (4.21%) VB
12 60 (4.08%) Ruby
13 45 (3.06%) PowerShell
14 36 (2.45%) PL/SQL
15 34 (2.31%) Groovy
16 24 (1.63%) TypeScript
17 15 (1.02%) Bash Shell
17 15 (1.02%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 11 (0.75%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 175 (11.90%) Degree
2 74 (5.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.75%) GNVQ
4 11 (0.75%) HND
5 2 (0.14%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.068%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.068%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.068%) MCP
6 1 (0.068%) MCSD
6 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.068%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.068%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (7.61%) QA
2 12 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.34%) SEPA
4 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.068%) SLA
5 1 (0.068%) WAI
System Software
1 105 (7.14%) Docker
2 4 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (0.20%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.068%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (1.77%) Puppet
2 19 (1.29%) Ansible
3 14 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.88%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.54%) Terraform
6 5 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (0.34%) Opsview
7 2 (0.14%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.068%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.068%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.068%) Control-M
8 1 (0.068%) OpenNebula
8 1 (0.068%) Salt
8 1 (0.068%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 154 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 102 (6.93%) Oracle
3 69 (4.69%) Google
4 61 (4.15%) Facebook
5 25 (1.70%) Zend
6 23 (1.56%) Adobe
6 23 (1.56%) SAP
7 17 (1.16%) Hortonworks
8 16 (1.09%) Cadence
9 15 (1.02%) ATG
9 15 (1.02%) hybris
10 12 (0.82%) Apigee
11 10 (0.68%) ArcSight
11 10 (0.68%) HP
11 10 (0.68%) Jaspersoft
12 8 (0.54%) MicroStrategy
13 7 (0.48%) ION Trading
14 6 (0.41%) Atlassian
14 6 (0.41%) Splunk
14 6 (0.41%) Xamarin