Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Sep 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 804 629 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 35.45% 30.50% 31.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.00% 34.00% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 662 585 783
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 2,010 1,850 2,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.62% 89.72% 91.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,689 1,649 2,148
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,650 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,250 £62,500
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 21 September 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 21 September 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 0 229 £52,500 +0.96% 22
Horsham +5 141 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Crawley -5 116 £52,500 +31.25% 9
Burgess Hill +1 100 £45,000 -2.70% 7
Gatwick +1 50 £50,000 +21.95%
Chichester -2 16 £55,000 +30.18% 1
Haywards Heath -2 10 £50,000 -
Shoreham-by-Sea -4 2 £27,500 -26.67%
Arundel - 1 £40,000 -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 259 (32.21%) Scrum
2 245 (30.47%) C#
3 229 (28.48%) JavaScript
4 195 (24.25%) TDD
5 182 (22.64%) .NET
6 176 (21.89%) HTML
7 165 (20.52%) Java
8 163 (20.27%) Test Automation
9 159 (19.78%) Degree
10 158 (19.65%) CSS
11 155 (19.28%) Software Engineering
12 145 (18.03%) Web Services
13 143 (17.79%) Finance
14 141 (17.54%) Waterfall
15 136 (16.92%) Git (software)
16 134 (16.67%) Computer Science
17 133 (16.54%) MVC
18 127 (15.80%) QA
19 124 (15.42%) SQL
20 123 (15.30%) .NET Framework
21 122 (15.17%) ASP.NET
22 106 (13.18%) AngularJS
23 104 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
23 104 (12.94%) C++
24 95 (11.82%) Entity Framework
25 91 (11.32%) SQL Server
26 90 (11.19%) REST
27 88 (10.95%) User Experience
27 88 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
28 86 (10.70%) Computer Science Degree

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 39 (4.85%) Confluence
2 18 (2.24%) Apache
3 11 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.00%) JBoss
5 7 (0.87%) IIS
5 7 (0.87%) Tomcat
5 7 (0.87%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.75%) CMS
7 4 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.50%) Liferay
8 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.37%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.25%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.25%) Facebook Platform
9 2 (0.25%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.12%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 16 (1.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 16 (1.99%) Adobe Illustrator
1 16 (1.99%) InDesign
1 16 (1.99%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.25%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.12%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 49 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (5.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.62%) GitHub
4 11 (1.37%) TestFlight
5 7 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.75%) IaaS
6 6 (0.75%) PaaS
7 5 (0.62%) Serverless
7 5 (0.62%) Slack
8 4 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.50%) Office 365
9 3 (0.37%) SaaS
10 2 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.25%) G Suite
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.36%) Internet
2 10 (1.24%) Network Security
2 10 (1.24%) Wireless
3 7 (0.87%) DNS
4 4 (0.50%) HTTP
4 4 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.37%) SMS
5 3 (0.37%) WebEx
5 3 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.25%) FTP
6 2 (0.25%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.25%) SAN
7 1 (0.12%) Firewall
7 1 (0.12%) LAN
7 1 (0.12%) VPN
7 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.72%) Relational Database
3 38 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (3.61%) MySQL
6 27 (3.36%) NoSQL
7 26 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
8 22 (2.74%) RDBMS
9 17 (2.11%) MongoDB
9 17 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (1.87%) Big Data
11 6 (0.75%) PowerCenter
11 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.62%) QualityStage
12 5 (0.62%) SAP BW
12 5 (0.62%) SAP Data Services
13 4 (0.50%) DB2
13 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 136 (16.92%) Git (software)
2 75 (9.33%) Visual Studio
3 71 (8.83%) JIRA
4 64 (7.96%) Selenium
5 38 (4.73%) NUnit
6 37 (4.60%) SoapUI
7 32 (3.98%) WebDriver
8 27 (3.36%) StyleCop
9 25 (3.11%) Eclipse
10 23 (2.86%) HP UFT
11 22 (2.74%) Jenkins
12 21 (2.61%) Subversion
13 20 (2.49%) JUnit
14 19 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (1.99%) TeamCity
16 14 (1.74%) Cucumber
17 13 (1.62%) Jasmine
18 11 (1.37%) CocoaPods
18 11 (1.37%) fastlane
18 11 (1.37%) Xcode
General
1 143 (17.79%) Finance
2 27 (3.36%) Marketing
3 10 (1.24%) Aerospace
3 10 (1.24%) Electronics
3 10 (1.24%) Legal
4 7 (0.87%) Billing
4 7 (0.87%) Retail
4 7 (0.87%) Telecoms
5 6 (0.75%) Avionics
5 6 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 6 (0.75%) Military
6 3 (0.37%) Advertising
7 2 (0.25%) Automotive
7 2 (0.25%) Games
7 2 (0.25%) Local Government
7 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.12%) Back Office
8 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 295 (36.69%) Developer
2 109 (13.56%) Analyst
3 101 (12.56%) Project Manager
4 83 (10.32%) C# Developer
5 82 (10.20%) Java Developer
6 79 (9.83%) Software Engineer
7 76 (9.45%) .NET Developer
8 56 (6.97%) Software Developer
9 44 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (5.47%) Senior Developer
10 42 (5.22%) Tester
11 39 (4.85%) .NET Software Developer
11 39 (4.85%) Full Stack Developer
12 36 (4.48%) Architect
13 35 (4.35%) Automation Tester
13 35 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
14 34 (4.23%) IT Manager
14 34 (4.23%) QA Tester
14 34 (4.23%) Test Analyst
15 32 (3.98%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (22.64%) .NET
2 176 (21.89%) HTML
3 158 (19.65%) CSS
4 145 (18.03%) Web Services
5 123 (15.30%) .NET Framework
6 122 (15.17%) ASP.NET
7 106 (13.18%) AngularJS
8 95 (11.82%) Entity Framework
9 90 (11.19%) REST
10 79 (9.83%) WCF
11 77 (9.58%) jQuery
11 77 (9.58%) RESTful
12 73 (9.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 69 (8.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 69 (8.58%) Spring
14 62 (7.71%) HTML5
15 61 (7.59%) JSON
16 57 (7.09%) XML
17 45 (5.60%) CSS3
18 43 (5.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 134 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 88 (10.95%) User Experience
3 50 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.23%) Social Network
6 24 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (0.75%) PMI
9 6 (0.75%) Taxonomies
10 4 (0.50%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.50%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.50%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.50%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.37%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.37%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.25%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.25%) Smartcard
12 2 (0.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 66 (8.21%) Windows
2 61 (7.59%) Linux
3 27 (3.36%) Embedded Linux
4 13 (1.62%) Android
4 13 (1.62%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.37%) Unix
6 9 (1.12%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (32.21%) Scrum
2 195 (24.25%) TDD
3 163 (20.27%) Test Automation
4 155 (19.28%) Software Engineering
5 141 (17.54%) Waterfall
6 133 (16.54%) MVC
7 104 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
8 88 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 77 (9.58%) Project Management
10 68 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
10 68 (8.46%) Microservices
11 56 (6.97%) Mentoring
11 56 (6.97%) UML
12 53 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 52 (6.47%) BDD
13 52 (6.47%) OO
14 46 (5.72%) Functional Testing
14 46 (5.72%) SDLC
15 42 (5.22%) Performance Testing
15 42 (5.22%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 245 (30.47%) C#
2 229 (28.48%) JavaScript
3 165 (20.52%) Java
4 124 (15.42%) SQL
5 104 (12.94%) C++
6 53 (6.59%) Java 8
7 34 (4.23%) Scala
8 33 (4.10%) C
8 33 (4.10%) TypeScript
9 29 (3.61%) Ruby
10 28 (3.48%) Embedded C++
11 26 (3.23%) Python
12 11 (1.37%) Apple Swift
12 11 (1.37%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.24%) Embedded C
14 9 (1.12%) PHP
15 8 (1.00%) Groovy
16 7 (0.87%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.87%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 159 (19.78%) Degree
2 86 (10.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (4.48%) ISEB
4 20 (2.49%) Master's Degree
5 17 (2.11%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.62%) PMI Certification
7 11 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.87%) PMP
9 6 (0.75%) CBAP
10 4 (0.50%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.50%) IIBA
10 4 (0.50%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.37%) CISA
11 3 (0.37%) CISM
11 3 (0.37%) CISSP
11 3 (0.37%) IISP
11 3 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (15.80%) QA
2 15 (1.87%) PMO
3 8 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.87%) MISRA
4 7 (0.87%) MISRA C
5 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.37%) GDPR
6 3 (0.37%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.37%) SLA
7 2 (0.25%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 31000
7 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
System Software
1 19 (2.36%) Docker
2 2 (0.25%) Firmware
2 2 (0.25%) NFS
3 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.12%) RHEV
3 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (0.87%) Puppet
2 5 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.37%) Nessus
4 2 (0.25%) Ansible
4 2 (0.25%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 1 (0.12%) Grafana
5 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.12%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.12%) Packer
5 1 (0.12%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (6.84%) Microsoft
2 29 (3.61%) Informatica
3 27 (3.36%) HP
4 19 (2.36%) SAP
5 17 (2.11%) Adobe
6 14 (1.74%) Oracle
7 11 (1.37%) Capita
8 10 (1.24%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.00%) IBM
9 8 (1.00%) webMethods
10 5 (0.62%) Cisco
10 5 (0.62%) Facebook
10 5 (0.62%) Splunk
10 5 (0.62%) Trillium
11 4 (0.50%) Fujitsu
12 3 (0.37%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (0.37%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.37%) Google
12 3 (0.37%) McAfee
12 3 (0.37%) Qualys