Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 902 629 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 35.39% 30.88% 28.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.30% 34.45% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 739 568 653
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,175 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £64,125 £62,500
South East median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,295 1,826 2,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 90.04% 89.64% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,924 1,591 1,951
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,375 £62,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in West Sussex

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in West Sussex

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in West Sussex over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in West Sussex

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing 0 222 £55,000 +10.00% 31
Horsham +1 182 £45,000 +5.88% 25
Crawley +4 165 £52,500 +13.51% 18
Burgess Hill -2 113 £52,500 +16.67% 13
Gatwick 0 56 £61,250 +36.11% 1
Chichester -13 15 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Haywards Heath +5 14 £50,000 - 1
East Grinstead -3 4 £62,500 +47.06% 2
Shoreham-by-Sea -6 2 £27,500 -26.67%
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 269 (29.82%) Scrum
2 244 (27.05%) C#
3 231 (25.61%) JavaScript
4 221 (24.50%) .NET
5 209 (23.17%) Java
6 189 (20.95%) TDD
7 182 (20.18%) Test Automation
8 166 (18.40%) Degree
8 166 (18.40%) Software Engineering
8 166 (18.40%) HTML
9 163 (18.07%) CSS
10 162 (17.96%) Web Services
11 146 (16.19%) SQL
11 146 (16.19%) Finance
12 133 (14.75%) MVC
13 130 (14.41%) QA
14 127 (14.08%) Waterfall
15 124 (13.75%) ASP.NET
16 122 (13.53%) .NET Framework
17 119 (13.19%) AngularJS
18 118 (13.08%) Computer Science
19 114 (12.64%) Git (software)
20 109 (12.08%) Microservices
21 107 (11.86%) RESTful
22 106 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
23 102 (11.31%) Spring
24 91 (10.09%) User Experience
24 91 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
25 87 (9.65%) XML
26 85 (9.42%) Project Management

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 46 (5.10%) Confluence
2 25 (2.77%) Apache
3 16 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (0.78%) JBoss
5 7 (0.78%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.55%) Liferay
7 4 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.33%) CMS
8 3 (0.33%) GeoServer
9 2 (0.22%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.11%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.11%) Documentum
10 1 (0.11%) IIS
10 1 (0.11%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.11%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.11%) InDesign
3 10 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.33%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.22%) SAP CO
1 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
1 2 (0.22%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.11%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 91 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.77%) GitHub
4 13 (1.44%) SaaS
5 11 (1.22%) TestFlight
6 9 (1.00%) Serverless
7 8 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.89%) PaaS
8 6 (0.67%) IaaS
9 5 (0.55%) Slack
10 4 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.33%) Apigee
11 3 (0.33%) Office 365
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.11%) Boomi
12 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.44%) Wireless
2 13 (1.44%) HTTP
3 12 (1.33%) DNS
3 12 (1.33%) Network Security
4 11 (1.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.67%) Internet
6 5 (0.55%) WebEx
6 5 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.33%) FTP
8 2 (0.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.22%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.22%) SAN
9 1 (0.11%) Firewall
9 1 (0.11%) Hyperconnected
9 1 (0.11%) Intranet
9 1 (0.11%) LAN
9 1 (0.11%) SMS
9 1 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (7.43%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (4.43%) Relational Database
4 38 (4.21%) NoSQL
5 30 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (3.22%) MongoDB
6 29 (3.22%) MySQL
7 19 (2.11%) Big Data
8 17 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.33%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (1.00%) GIS
11 7 (0.78%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.67%) DB2
12 6 (0.67%) SAP BW
13 3 (0.33%) PowerCenter
13 3 (0.33%) Qlik Sense
13 3 (0.33%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 114 (12.64%) Git (software)
2 81 (8.98%) JIRA
3 69 (7.65%) Selenium
4 59 (6.54%) Visual Studio
5 50 (5.54%) Jenkins
6 43 (4.77%) JUnit
6 43 (4.77%) SoapUI
7 32 (3.55%) NUnit
8 29 (3.22%) Eclipse
9 27 (2.99%) StyleCop
10 25 (2.77%) WebDriver
11 24 (2.66%) Bitbucket
11 24 (2.66%) Maven
12 18 (2.00%) Jasmine
13 17 (1.88%) Cucumber
13 17 (1.88%) HP UFT
13 17 (1.88%) TeamCity
14 16 (1.77%) JMeter
14 16 (1.77%) NetBeans
15 11 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 146 (16.19%) Finance
2 23 (2.55%) Aerospace
3 17 (1.88%) Local Government
4 14 (1.55%) Legal
5 12 (1.33%) Marketing
6 6 (0.67%) Avionics
6 6 (0.67%) Back Office
6 6 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.67%) Military
7 4 (0.44%) Electronics
8 3 (0.33%) Front Office
8 3 (0.33%) Retail
9 1 (0.11%) Advertising
9 1 (0.11%) Automotive
9 1 (0.11%) Banking
9 1 (0.11%) Billing
9 1 (0.11%) Games
9 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 368 (40.80%) Developer
2 145 (16.08%) Java Developer
3 132 (14.63%) Analyst
4 93 (10.31%) C# Developer
5 90 (9.98%) Project Manager
6 78 (8.65%) Software Developer
7 72 (7.98%) .NET Developer
8 65 (7.21%) Architect
9 56 (6.21%) Business Analyst
10 55 (6.10%) Senior Developer
11 51 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 50 (5.54%) Software Engineer
13 41 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
14 40 (4.43%) Software Manager
15 38 (4.21%) Agile Developer
15 38 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
15 38 (4.21%) Test Analyst
16 36 (3.99%) Full Stack Developer
17 34 (3.77%) IT Manager
18 33 (3.66%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (24.50%) .NET
2 166 (18.40%) HTML
3 163 (18.07%) CSS
4 162 (17.96%) Web Services
5 124 (13.75%) ASP.NET
6 122 (13.53%) .NET Framework
7 119 (13.19%) AngularJS
8 107 (11.86%) RESTful
9 102 (11.31%) Spring
10 87 (9.65%) XML
11 81 (8.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 81 (8.98%) jQuery
12 80 (8.87%) REST
13 65 (7.21%) Entity Framework
13 65 (7.21%) HTML5
14 63 (6.98%) WCF
15 57 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
16 54 (5.99%) JSON
17 51 (5.65%) Hibernate
18 50 (5.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 91 (10.09%) User Experience
2 50 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 28 (3.10%) Social Network
5 27 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 17 (1.88%) PMI
7 16 (1.77%) Cloud Native
8 15 (1.66%) Taxonomies
9 12 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.55%) Linked Data
11 5 (0.55%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.44%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.33%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.33%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.33%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.33%) W3C
14 2 (0.22%) CMDB
15 1 (0.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 73 (8.09%) Linux
2 44 (4.88%) Windows
3 24 (2.66%) Android
4 16 (1.77%) Apple iOS
4 16 (1.77%) Unix
5 10 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (0.78%) CentOS
6 7 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.44%) VMS
7 4 (0.44%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.11%) SUSE
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (29.82%) Scrum
2 189 (20.95%) TDD
3 182 (20.18%) Test Automation
4 166 (18.40%) Software Engineering
5 133 (14.75%) MVC
6 127 (14.08%) Waterfall
7 118 (13.08%) Computer Science
8 109 (12.08%) Microservices
9 106 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 85 (9.42%) Project Management
11 83 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
12 79 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
13 71 (7.87%) Mentoring
14 70 (7.76%) DevOps
15 61 (6.76%) SDLC
16 59 (6.54%) OO
17 55 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
17 55 (6.10%) Web Development
18 52 (5.76%) BDD
18 52 (5.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 244 (27.05%) C#
2 231 (25.61%) JavaScript
3 209 (23.17%) Java
4 146 (16.19%) SQL
5 72 (7.98%) C++
6 56 (6.21%) Python
7 47 (5.21%) Java 8
8 28 (3.10%) TypeScript
9 24 (2.66%) Scala
10 21 (2.33%) Ruby
11 13 (1.44%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.44%) C
12 12 (1.33%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.22%) Apple Swift
13 11 (1.22%) Objective-C
13 11 (1.22%) PHP
14 10 (1.11%) Embedded C++
15 8 (0.89%) Groovy
16 7 (0.78%) GLSL
16 7 (0.78%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 166 (18.40%) Degree
2 74 (8.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 57 (6.32%) ISEB
4 31 (3.44%) ISTQB
5 28 (3.10%) PMI Certification
6 20 (2.22%) Master's Degree
7 11 (1.22%) PMP
8 10 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (1.00%) AWS Certification
9 9 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
9 9 (1.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (0.78%) CBAP
11 6 (0.67%) IIBA
11 6 (0.67%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.55%) RHCE
12 5 (0.55%) RHCSA
13 4 (0.44%) APMP
14 3 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.33%) CISSP
14 3 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (14.41%) QA
2 17 (1.88%) PMO
3 6 (0.67%) DICOM
4 5 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.44%) GDPR
5 4 (0.44%) MISRA
5 4 (0.44%) MISRA C
5 4 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.22%) SLA
8 1 (0.11%) DO-178B
System Software
1 37 (4.10%) Docker
2 4 (0.44%) LXC
3 3 (0.33%) NFS
4 2 (0.22%) Firmware
4 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 16 (1.77%) Puppet
2 14 (1.55%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.55%) Terraform
3 13 (1.44%) Grafana
3 13 (1.44%) Packer
3 13 (1.44%) Prometheus
4 10 (1.11%) Ansible
5 7 (0.78%) Consul
5 7 (0.78%) Graphite
6 6 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.11%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.11%) Nessus
8 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.11%) OSSEC
8 1 (0.11%) rkt
8 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 75 (8.31%) Microsoft
2 31 (3.44%) Informatica
3 30 (3.33%) SAP
4 20 (2.22%) HP
5 19 (2.11%) Oracle
6 11 (1.22%) Adobe
6 11 (1.22%) Atlassian
7 10 (1.11%) Splunk
8 9 (1.00%) webMethods
9 6 (0.67%) Google
10 5 (0.55%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.44%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.44%) IBM
11 4 (0.44%) VMware
12 3 (0.33%) CA
12 3 (0.33%) Cisco
12 3 (0.33%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.22%) Citrix
13 2 (0.22%) NetApp
13 2 (0.22%) Software AG