Period
to 28 September 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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 1 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 18 181 215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Watford 19.78% 28.02% 23.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.47% 32.44% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 155 194
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £30,375
90th Percentile £68,000 £80,750 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 68 558 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 74.73% 86.38% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 62 433 709
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £26,875 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £91,500 £83,700 £77,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Watford

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Watford

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Watford.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Watford

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Watford

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Watford over the 6 months to 28 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 9 (50.00%) Zend
2 9 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 9 (50.00%) jQuery
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
2 9 (50.00%) PHP
2 9 (50.00%) Sass
2 9 (50.00%) Vue.js
3 8 (44.44%) Laravel
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) OO
3 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) Symfony
3 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) Data Migration
4 7 (38.89%) Migration
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) OO PHP
4 7 (38.89%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 6 (33.33%) Microservices
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (27.78%) IBM

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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) Zephyr
4 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
4 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (27.78%) Public Sector
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) PHP Developer
3 6 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
3 6 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Data Migration Developer
4 5 (27.78%) ETL Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Linux Developer
5 3 (16.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Head of Development
6 2 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) CSS
1 9 (50.00%) jQuery
1 9 (50.00%) Sass
1 9 (50.00%) Vue.js
1 9 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 8 (44.44%) Laravel
2 8 (44.44%) Symfony
3 2 (11.11%) LESS
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 8 (44.44%) MVC
2 8 (44.44%) OO
3 7 (38.89%) Data Migration
3 7 (38.89%) Migration
3 7 (38.89%) OO PHP
3 7 (38.89%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 6 (33.33%) Microservices
5 5 (27.78%) ETL
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.56%) Coaching
8 1 (5.56%) Commercial Awareness
8 1 (5.56%) Line Management
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) PHP
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) Python
6 5 (27.78%) C#
7 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GDPR
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Zend
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) Talend
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) hybris
4 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow