Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 115 211 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 24.31% 22.47% 28.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.58% 25.00% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 97 180 275
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -8.70%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

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 417 844 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 88.16% 89.88% 89.96%
Number of salaries quoted 352 640 806
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,450 £29,625
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,750 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.71%

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 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 47 (40.87%) SQL
2 41 (35.65%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 39 (33.91%) C#
3 39 (33.91%) E-Commerce
4 34 (29.57%) SQL Server
4 34 (29.57%) Retail
5 28 (24.35%) JIRA
6 27 (23.48%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (23.48%) Migration
7 26 (22.61%) Scrum
7 26 (22.61%) JavaScript
7 26 (22.61%) Oracle
7 26 (22.61%) ETL
7 26 (22.61%) SC Cleared
7 26 (22.61%) Security Cleared
7 26 (22.61%) Data Migration
7 26 (22.61%) DevOps
8 25 (21.74%) AngularJS
8 25 (21.74%) HTML
8 25 (21.74%) IBM
9 22 (19.13%) Microsoft
9 22 (19.13%) Project Management
10 21 (18.26%) .NET
10 21 (18.26%) CSS
10 21 (18.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (16.52%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (16.52%) IBM InfoSphere
11 19 (16.52%) Talend
11 19 (16.52%) hybris
11 19 (16.52%) Public Sector

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 12 (10.43%) Confluence
1 12 (10.43%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.09%) CMS
3 3 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Photoshop
1 12 (10.43%) Sketch
2 7 (6.09%) InVision
2 7 (6.09%) Zeplin
3 4 (3.48%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (9.57%) Magento
2 6 (5.22%) SAP ERP
3 4 (3.48%) Shopify
4 1 (0.87%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.30%) Azure
2 9 (7.83%) AWS
3 3 (2.61%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.74%) CloudBees
4 2 (1.74%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (1.74%) SaaS
5 1 (0.87%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.87%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (16.52%) IBM InfoSphere
3 19 (16.52%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.48%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.61%) Power BI
6 2 (1.74%) Big Data
6 2 (1.74%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.74%) DB2
6 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.87%) DbVisualizer
7 1 (0.87%) MySQL
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (24.35%) JIRA
2 17 (14.78%) Grunt
2 17 (14.78%) Jenkins
3 16 (13.91%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.70%) Selenium
5 8 (6.96%) Bitbucket
6 7 (6.09%) Jasmine
6 7 (6.09%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (6.09%) WebDriver
6 7 (6.09%) webpack
6 7 (6.09%) Zephyr
7 6 (5.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (3.48%) SonarQube
8 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (2.61%) Bower
9 3 (2.61%) HP UFT
9 3 (2.61%) Maven
9 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.74%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.74%) gulp
General
1 34 (29.57%) Retail
2 19 (16.52%) Public Sector
3 13 (11.30%) Games
4 2 (1.74%) Finance
4 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (54.78%) Developer
2 25 (21.74%) C# Developer
3 24 (20.87%) SQL Developer
4 21 (18.26%) Oracle Developer
5 19 (16.52%) Data Migration Developer
5 19 (16.52%) ETL Developer
5 19 (16.52%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 19 (16.52%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 19 (16.52%) SQL Server Developer
6 15 (13.04%) Analyst
6 15 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (10.43%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Architect
8 10 (8.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 9 (7.83%) .NET Developer
9 9 (7.83%) Hybris Developer
9 9 (7.83%) QA Analyst
9 9 (7.83%) QA Test Analyst
9 9 (7.83%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (7.83%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.74%) AngularJS
1 25 (21.74%) HTML
2 21 (18.26%) .NET
2 21 (18.26%) CSS
3 16 (13.91%) Node.js
3 16 (13.91%) Sass
4 13 (11.30%) XHTML
5 12 (10.43%) HTML5
5 12 (10.43%) React
6 11 (9.57%) LESS
7 10 (8.70%) .NET Core
7 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET
8 8 (6.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (6.96%) Vue.js
8 8 (6.96%) Web Services
9 7 (6.09%) CSS3
9 7 (6.09%) Enzyme
9 7 (6.09%) Jest
10 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (5.22%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.17%) User Experience
3 10 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (6.96%) W3C
5 6 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.61%) Vector Graphics
7 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.87%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.70%) Windows
2 4 (3.48%) Linux
3 2 (1.74%) Android
3 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.65%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 39 (33.91%) E-Commerce
3 27 (23.48%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (23.48%) Migration
4 26 (22.61%) Data Migration
4 26 (22.61%) DevOps
4 26 (22.61%) ETL
4 26 (22.61%) Scrum
5 22 (19.13%) Project Management
6 18 (15.65%) SDLC
7 16 (13.91%) Front End Development
8 15 (13.04%) Process Improvement
8 15 (13.04%) Sprint Planning
8 15 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 11 (9.57%) Test Automation
9 11 (9.57%) Waterfall
10 9 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (7.83%) Test Scripting
11 8 (6.96%) MVC
11 8 (6.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 47 (40.87%) SQL
2 39 (33.91%) C#
3 26 (22.61%) JavaScript
4 17 (14.78%) Java
5 6 (5.22%) C
5 6 (5.22%) Python
6 4 (3.48%) PHP
6 4 (3.48%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.74%) Groovy
7 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (22.61%) SC Cleared
1 26 (22.61%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.83%) ISTQB
3 7 (6.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.48%) Degree
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.87%) CIPD
6 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.78%) QA
2 9 (7.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (3.48%) ISO 20022
4 3 (2.61%) PMO
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.74%) Ansible
2 2 (1.74%) MOM
Vendors
1 26 (22.61%) Oracle
2 25 (21.74%) IBM
3 22 (19.13%) Microsoft
4 19 (16.52%) hybris
4 19 (16.52%) Talend
5 9 (7.83%) Sitecore
6 7 (6.09%) ATG
6 7 (6.09%) SAP
7 5 (4.35%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.74%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.74%) Avaya
8 2 (1.74%) Cisco
8 2 (1.74%) HP
8 2 (1.74%) Polycom
8 2 (1.74%) Splunk
9 1 (0.87%) Ceridian
9 1 (0.87%) Sage
9 1 (0.87%) Sencha
9 1 (0.87%) Telerik
9 1 (0.87%) Workday