Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 +25
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 290 357 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 29.68% 34.20% 14.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.69% 38.39% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 272 349 149
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -11.63%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,250 £22,400
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £54,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year -3.67% +5.31% +3.50%

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 836 930 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 85.57% 89.08% 87.52%
Number of salaries quoted 685 794 747
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £69,500 £75,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 127 (43.79%) .NET
2 124 (42.76%) C#
3 99 (34.14%) Java
4 95 (32.76%) Web Services
5 93 (32.07%) MVC
6 92 (31.72%) Scrum
7 88 (30.34%) JavaScript
7 88 (30.34%) TDD
8 80 (27.59%) Finance
9 60 (20.69%) REST
10 59 (20.34%) ASP.NET
11 54 (18.62%) SQL
12 53 (18.28%) Dependency Injection
13 51 (17.59%) MongoDB
14 50 (17.24%) CSS
14 50 (17.24%) OOP
14 50 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
15 48 (16.55%) BDD
16 47 (16.21%) SQL Server
17 46 (15.86%) SOAP
17 46 (15.86%) OO
17 46 (15.86%) ASP.NET MVC
18 45 (15.52%) Test Automation
18 45 (15.52%) HTML
19 43 (14.83%) XML
19 43 (14.83%) Software Engineering
19 43 (14.83%) Git (software)
20 39 (13.45%) QA
21 38 (13.10%) AngularJS
22 37 (12.76%) Games

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 10 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.41%) CMS
3 6 (2.07%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.72%) Apache
4 5 (1.72%) Confluence
5 4 (1.38%) WordPress
6 3 (1.03%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.69%) Drupal
7 2 (0.69%) JBoss
8 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.34%) DNN
8 1 (0.34%) IIS
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.38%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.90%) Google Play
3 12 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.38%) SaaS
5 2 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.69%) PaaS
5 2 (0.69%) TestFlight
6 1 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.34%) IaaS
6 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.14%) Internet
2 11 (3.79%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.34%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) LAN
3 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (17.59%) MongoDB
2 47 (16.21%) SQL Server
3 29 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 24 (8.28%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.79%) SQLite
6 10 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.76%) Redis
8 7 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (0.69%) Big Data
12 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.69%) Sybase ASE
13 1 (0.34%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (0.34%) Power BI
13 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (14.83%) Git (software)
2 34 (11.72%) Cucumber
3 29 (10.00%) Selenium
4 26 (8.97%) Subversion
5 21 (7.24%) Maven
5 21 (7.24%) WebDriver
6 17 (5.86%) JBehave
6 17 (5.86%) JIRA
6 17 (5.86%) JUnit
7 13 (4.48%) Xcode
8 12 (4.14%) Jenkins
9 10 (3.45%) CocoaPods
10 8 (2.76%) Bitbucket
10 8 (2.76%) jMock
10 8 (2.76%) NUnit
10 8 (2.76%) SpecFlow
11 7 (2.41%) gulp
11 7 (2.41%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (2.07%) Eclipse
12 6 (2.07%) Visual Studio
General
1 80 (27.59%) Finance
2 37 (12.76%) Games
3 36 (12.41%) Retail
4 20 (6.90%) Banking
5 11 (3.79%) Financial Institution
5 11 (3.79%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.72%) Marketing
7 4 (1.38%) Legal
8 2 (0.69%) Back Office
9 1 (0.34%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 215 (74.14%) Developer
2 82 (28.28%) .NET Developer
3 53 (18.28%) C# Developer
4 51 (17.59%) Java Developer
5 40 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (10.69%) Senior Developer
7 24 (8.28%) Agile Developer
7 24 (8.28%) Digital Developer
8 21 (7.24%) JavaScript Developer
9 19 (6.55%) Software Developer
10 17 (5.86%) Java Engineer
10 17 (5.86%) Senior C# Developer
11 16 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 16 (5.52%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 14 (4.83%) iOS Developer
13 13 (4.48%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (4.48%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 13 (4.48%) Web Developer
14 12 (4.14%) C# Software Developer
15 11 (3.79%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (43.79%) .NET
2 95 (32.76%) Web Services
3 60 (20.69%) REST
4 59 (20.34%) ASP.NET
5 50 (17.24%) CSS
6 46 (15.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (15.86%) SOAP
7 45 (15.52%) HTML
8 43 (14.83%) XML
9 38 (13.10%) AngularJS
10 36 (12.41%) RESTful
11 34 (11.72%) Spring
12 33 (11.38%) WCF
13 31 (10.69%) jQuery
14 29 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 29 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
14 29 (10.00%) Node.js
15 28 (9.66%) Gherkin
16 22 (7.59%) Ruby on Rails
17 20 (6.90%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.41%) User Experience
2 30 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 21 (7.24%) iPhone
4 20 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.21%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (5.52%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.79%) Fintech
8 10 (3.45%) RIA
9 9 (3.10%) Tandem
10 7 (2.41%) BBC
11 6 (2.07%) Spread Betting
12 5 (1.72%) NHS
12 5 (1.72%) Smartphone
13 3 (1.03%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.03%) Reference Data
14 2 (0.69%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.69%) Derivative
14 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.69%) Fixed Income
15 1 (0.34%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.69%) Android
2 24 (8.28%) Apple iOS
3 14 (4.83%) Mac OS X
4 9 (3.10%) Linux
5 2 (0.69%) Windows
5 2 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (32.07%) MVC
2 92 (31.72%) Scrum
3 88 (30.34%) TDD
4 53 (18.28%) Dependency Injection
5 50 (17.24%) OOP
6 48 (16.55%) BDD
7 46 (15.86%) OO
8 45 (15.52%) Test Automation
9 43 (14.83%) Software Engineering
10 36 (12.41%) Web Application Development
11 26 (8.97%) SDET
12 22 (7.59%) SOLID
12 22 (7.59%) Web Development
13 20 (6.90%) Domain-Driven Design
14 18 (6.21%) E-Commerce
15 17 (5.86%) API Testing
15 17 (5.86%) Test Scripting
15 17 (5.86%) Waterfall
16 15 (5.17%) Data Protection
16 15 (5.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 124 (42.76%) C#
2 99 (34.14%) Java
3 88 (30.34%) JavaScript
4 54 (18.62%) SQL
5 25 (8.62%) Ruby
6 15 (5.17%) PL/SQL
7 13 (4.48%) Objective-C
7 13 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.79%) C++
9 7 (2.41%) ES6
9 7 (2.41%) PHP
10 4 (1.38%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.69%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.69%) C
11 2 (0.69%) Python
12 1 (0.34%) Groovy
12 1 (0.34%) Perl
12 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.34%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (9.31%) Degree
2 6 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.45%) QA
2 3 (1.03%) PMO
2 3 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.07%) Ansible
2 4 (1.38%) Capistrano
2 4 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.03%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.34%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 28 (9.66%) Oracle
2 20 (6.90%) Google
3 15 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.41%) Virgin Media
5 6 (2.07%) Teradata
6 5 (1.72%) Demandware
7 4 (1.38%) Adobe
8 3 (1.03%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.69%) Sybase
10 1 (0.34%) ATG
10 1 (0.34%) hybris
10 1 (0.34%) IBM