Period
to 19 October 2018

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 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 220 291 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 23.13% 28.61% 28.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.04% 32.30% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 190 271 274
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 845 901 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 88.85% 88.59% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 702 725 741
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

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 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 84 (38.18%) C#
2 73 (33.18%) Scrum
3 71 (32.27%) SQL
4 66 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 61 (27.73%) TDD
6 58 (26.36%) BDD
7 57 (25.91%) .NET
8 56 (25.45%) SQL Server
9 55 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 54 (24.55%) Migration
10 54 (24.55%) Data Migration
11 53 (24.09%) Project Management
12 51 (23.18%) Java
13 50 (22.73%) HTML
14 46 (20.91%) Microsoft
15 45 (20.45%) SC Cleared
15 45 (20.45%) Security Cleared
16 44 (20.00%) PL/SQL
17 40 (18.18%) XML
18 39 (17.73%) Test Automation
19 36 (16.36%) Web Services
19 36 (16.36%) Finance
20 35 (15.91%) Software Engineering
21 34 (15.45%) JIRA
21 34 (15.45%) CSS
21 34 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
22 33 (15.00%) Oracle
22 33 (15.00%) ASP.NET
23 31 (14.09%) Microsoft Project
23 31 (14.09%) Analytical Skills

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 23 (10.45%) SharePoint Server
2 15 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.64%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.36%) Confluence
5 3 (1.36%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.91%) IIS
7 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.45%) JBoss
7 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 31 (14.09%) Microsoft Project
2 20 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 13 (5.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.82%) SaaS
4 2 (0.91%) Force.com
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.91%) SQL Server 2016
4 13 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.64%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (3.18%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.18%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.73%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.91%) DB2
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.45%) DbVisualizer
9 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.45%) MySQL
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (15.45%) JIRA
2 24 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.91%) Subversion
3 13 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.64%) Maven
5 7 (3.18%) Selenium
6 6 (2.73%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.82%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.36%) PostCSS
8 3 (1.36%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.36%) webpack
9 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.91%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.91%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.45%) Capybara
10 1 (0.45%) Firebug
10 1 (0.45%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.45%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.45%) The Grinder
General
1 36 (16.36%) Finance
2 26 (11.82%) Retail
3 5 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.82%) Legal
4 4 (1.82%) Marketing
5 2 (0.91%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) French Language
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 114 (51.82%) Developer
2 44 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 33 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 22 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 21 (9.55%) Data Migration Developer
6 20 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 20 (9.09%) Scrum Master
6 20 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 18 (8.18%) Java Developer
8 17 (7.73%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
9 15 (6.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 15 (6.82%) ETL Developer
9 15 (6.82%) Graduate
9 15 (6.82%) Graduate Developer
9 15 (6.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 15 (6.82%) Oracle Developer
9 15 (6.82%) Oracle ETL Developer
9 15 (6.82%) PostgreSQL Developer
9 15 (6.82%) SQL Server Developer
10 13 (5.91%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (25.91%) .NET
2 50 (22.73%) HTML
3 40 (18.18%) XML
4 36 (16.36%) Web Services
5 34 (15.45%) CSS
6 33 (15.00%) ASP.NET
7 21 (9.55%) RESTful
7 21 (9.55%) Spring
8 17 (7.73%) HTML5
9 16 (7.27%) .NET Framework
10 14 (6.36%) J2EE
11 13 (5.91%) jQuery
12 12 (5.45%) Sass
13 11 (5.00%) SOAP
14 10 (4.55%) Node.js
14 10 (4.55%) WPF
15 9 (4.09%) JSON
15 9 (4.09%) JSP
16 8 (3.64%) WSDL
16 8 (3.64%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.55%) Reference Data
3 19 (8.64%) User Experience
4 16 (7.27%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.00%) Fintech
6 6 (2.73%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.36%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.36%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.91%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.91%) NHS
8 2 (0.91%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.45%) Blog
9 1 (0.45%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.45%) EPoS
9 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.82%) Windows
2 7 (3.18%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.27%) Linux
4 2 (0.91%) AIX
4 2 (0.91%) Android
4 2 (0.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (33.18%) Scrum
2 61 (27.73%) TDD
3 58 (26.36%) BDD
4 55 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 54 (24.55%) Data Migration
5 54 (24.55%) Migration
6 53 (24.09%) Project Management
7 39 (17.73%) Test Automation
8 35 (15.91%) Software Engineering
9 34 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (12.27%) PRINCE2
11 23 (10.45%) SDLC
11 23 (10.45%) Time Management
12 21 (9.55%) Data Mapping
13 20 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
13 20 (9.09%) MVC
14 19 (8.64%) Kanban
15 18 (8.18%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (8.18%) Decision-Making
15 18 (8.18%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 84 (38.18%) C#
2 71 (32.27%) SQL
3 66 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 51 (23.18%) Java
5 44 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 30 (13.64%) T-SQL
7 13 (5.91%) ES6
8 10 (4.55%) Java 8
9 6 (2.73%) Ruby
10 4 (1.82%) Java 9
10 4 (1.82%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.36%) X++
12 2 (0.91%) Python
13 1 (0.45%) AWK
13 1 (0.45%) Groovy
13 1 (0.45%) Perl
13 1 (0.45%) PHP
13 1 (0.45%) Scala
13 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (20.45%) SC Cleared
1 45 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.82%) PhD
3 3 (1.36%) Degree
4 2 (0.91%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.18%) QA
2 21 (9.55%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.36%) PMO
3 3 (1.36%) SEPA
4 2 (0.91%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (2.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.36%) Ansible
2 2 (0.91%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.45%) Grafana
3 1 (0.45%) Mesos
3 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.45%) Rancher
3 1 (0.45%) Salt
3 1 (0.45%) yum
Vendors
1 46 (20.91%) Microsoft
2 33 (15.00%) Oracle
3 24 (10.91%) Talend
4 4 (1.82%) Google
4 4 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.36%) SAP
6 2 (0.91%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.91%) IBM
7 1 (0.45%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.45%) Automation Anywhere
7 1 (0.45%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.45%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.45%) hybris
7 1 (0.45%) Intershop
7 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.45%) New Relic
7 1 (0.45%) Sage
7 1 (0.45%) UiPath
7 1 (0.45%) VocaLink