The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 4 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 206 107 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 36.08% 18.20% 11.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.55% 22.53% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 193 93 34
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £43,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 508 475 418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 88.97% 80.78% 82.94%
Number of salaries quoted 417 405 306
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Watford

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Watford

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Watford over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Watford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 215 (49.88%) Finance
2 186 (43.16%) Scrum
3 163 (37.82%) Java
4 84 (19.49%) C#
4 84 (19.49%) SQL
5 77 (17.87%) TDD
5 77 (17.87%) Waterfall
6 68 (15.78%) Selenium
7 67 (15.55%) QA
8 65 (15.08%) Spring
9 60 (13.92%) Oracle
10 59 (13.69%) SDLC
11 58 (13.46%) .NET
11 58 (13.46%) WebDriver
12 56 (12.99%) BDD
13 54 (12.53%) JavaScript
14 53 (12.30%) MS Excel
14 53 (12.30%) Cucumber
15 52 (12.06%) Unix
16 49 (11.37%) HTML
17 48 (11.14%) SQL Server
17 48 (11.14%) Hibernate
18 46 (10.67%) jQuery
19 45 (10.44%) Web Services
20 44 (10.21%) Linux
21 43 (9.98%) OO
22 41 (9.51%) ASP.NET
22 41 (9.51%) Test Scripting
22 41 (9.51%) Automation Testing
23 39 (9.05%) Continuous Integration

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 30 (6.96%) Tomcat
2 27 (6.26%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (3.25%) Confluence
5 9 (2.09%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.62%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.39%) CMS
8 5 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.16%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.93%) Apache
9 4 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.93%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 53 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.41%) MS Project
3 17 (3.94%) MS Office
4 15 (3.48%) MS Visio
5 14 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.16%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.93%) Magento
4 2 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.23%) HFM
5 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.02%) SaaS
2 9 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.39%) IaaS
4 4 (0.93%) PaaS
5 3 (0.70%) G Suite
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.23%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.78%) Internet
2 4 (0.93%) SAN
3 2 (0.46%) FTP
3 2 (0.46%) SSH
4 1 (0.23%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (11.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (3.02%) Oracle Database
4 12 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.55%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.39%) MySQL
7 4 (0.93%) Jackrabbit
7 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.46%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.46%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.23%) Essbase
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 68 (15.78%) Selenium
2 58 (13.46%) WebDriver
3 53 (12.30%) Cucumber
4 39 (9.05%) Git (software)
5 38 (8.82%) JIRA
6 36 (8.35%) HP UFT
7 33 (7.66%) JBehave
7 33 (7.66%) Maven
8 24 (5.57%) JUnit
9 19 (4.41%) gulp
9 19 (4.41%) Subversion
10 18 (4.18%) Karma Test Runner
11 13 (3.02%) Jenkins
11 13 (3.02%) SoapUI
12 9 (2.09%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.39%) Eclipse
13 6 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.16%) Mockito
14 5 (1.16%) Moq
14 5 (1.16%) MSTest
General
1 215 (49.88%) Finance
2 34 (7.89%) Retail
3 32 (7.42%) Banking
4 9 (2.09%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.86%) Marketing
5 8 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.70%) Games
7 2 (0.46%) Billing
7 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Advertising
8 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 144 (33.41%) Developer
2 136 (31.55%) Analyst
3 63 (14.62%) Java Developer
4 56 (12.99%) Business Analyst
5 54 (12.53%) Project Manager
6 53 (12.30%) Senior Developer
7 50 (11.60%) Test Analyst
8 38 (8.82%) Senior Manager
9 36 (8.35%) Senior Analyst
9 36 (8.35%) Senior Project Manager
10 27 (6.26%) C# Developer
11 25 (5.80%) Agile Developer
11 25 (5.80%) Senior Java Developer
12 24 (5.57%) Agile Java Developer
13 23 (5.34%) Software Developer
14 22 (5.10%) Architect
14 22 (5.10%) JavaScript Developer
14 22 (5.10%) Senior Business Analyst
15 20 (4.64%) Android Developer
15 20 (4.64%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (15.08%) Spring
2 58 (13.46%) .NET
3 49 (11.37%) HTML
4 48 (11.14%) Hibernate
5 46 (10.67%) jQuery
6 45 (10.44%) Web Services
7 41 (9.51%) ASP.NET
8 38 (8.82%) RESTful
9 37 (8.58%) XML
10 32 (7.42%) Gherkin
11 30 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (6.03%) CSS
13 23 (5.34%) HTML5
13 23 (5.34%) J2EE
14 22 (5.10%) AngularJS
14 22 (5.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (4.41%) Node.js
16 18 (4.18%) CodeMirror
16 18 (4.18%) D3.js
16 18 (4.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (3.48%) Smartphone
3 14 (3.25%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.32%) Fintech
5 6 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.39%) Virtual Team
6 4 (0.93%) FMCG
6 4 (0.93%) NHS
6 4 (0.93%) RIA
7 3 (0.70%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.46%) iPad
8 2 (0.46%) PMI
8 2 (0.46%) User Experience
9 1 (0.23%) BBC
9 1 (0.23%) iPhone
9 1 (0.23%) Replication
9 1 (0.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 52 (12.06%) Unix
2 44 (10.21%) Linux
3 24 (5.57%) Android
4 17 (3.94%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.78%) Windows
6 8 (1.86%) Solaris
7 4 (0.93%) HPUX
7 4 (0.93%) OpenVMS
7 4 (0.93%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (43.16%) Scrum
2 77 (17.87%) TDD
2 77 (17.87%) Waterfall
3 59 (13.69%) SDLC
4 56 (12.99%) BDD
5 43 (9.98%) OO
6 41 (9.51%) Automation Testing
6 41 (9.51%) Test Scripting
7 39 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (9.05%) MVC
8 38 (8.82%) Test Automation
9 35 (8.12%) Functional Testing
10 33 (7.66%) Kanban
10 33 (7.66%) Software Engineering
11 31 (7.19%) Mentoring
11 31 (7.19%) PRINCE2
12 28 (6.50%) High Availability
12 28 (6.50%) Project Management
13 26 (6.03%) User Stories
14 25 (5.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 163 (37.82%) Java
2 84 (19.49%) C#
2 84 (19.49%) SQL
3 54 (12.53%) JavaScript
4 37 (8.58%) Python
5 22 (5.10%) PL/SQL
6 19 (4.41%) ES6
7 18 (4.18%) Shell Script
8 13 (3.02%) Objective-C
9 11 (2.55%) Ruby
10 8 (1.86%) R
11 3 (0.70%) C++
11 3 (0.70%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.46%) ABAP
12 2 (0.46%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.46%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.23%) Scala
13 1 (0.23%) VB
13 1 (0.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (3.25%) Degree
2 9 (2.09%) PMP
3 8 (1.86%) APMG
4 6 (1.39%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.16%) APMP
6 4 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (15.55%) QA
2 16 (3.71%) SDET
3 5 (1.16%) PMO
4 1 (0.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.93%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (0.93%) MOM
3 2 (0.46%) Ansible
3 2 (0.46%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.23%) HockeyApp
4 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 60 (13.92%) Oracle
2 24 (5.57%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.18%) Atlassian
4 15 (3.48%) Planview
5 13 (3.02%) IBM
6 10 (2.32%) HP
7 9 (2.09%) Teradata
8 7 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.16%) Retek
10 4 (0.93%) ATG
10 4 (0.93%) Blue Martini
10 4 (0.93%) NetApp
10 4 (0.93%) Talend
11 3 (0.70%) Google
11 3 (0.70%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.70%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.70%) WSO2
12 2 (0.46%) SAP
13 1 (0.23%) Apple
13 1 (0.23%) Hyperion
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Healthcare, 27 Days Holiday
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £70,000 to £89,000 per annum Includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum Includes Car + 15% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Health, Pension, Free Breakfast
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50,000 + Brilliant Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Watford
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 20 days ago