Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 456 628 907
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 40.61% 29.36% 36.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.90% 33.28% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 378 507 806
Median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £28,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,000 £82,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%

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 1,063 1,887 2,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 94.66% 88.22% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 799 1,511 2,004
Median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,750 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

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 17 January 2021. 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
Crawley +1 130 £58,000 +10.48% 24
Worthing 0 126 £62,500 +38.89% 10
Horsham -2 103 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Gatwick 0 41 £72,500 +45.00% 2
Haywards Heath +15 23 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Chichester +12 8 £47,500 -9.52% 1
East Grinstead +5 3 £37,500 -47.37%
Pulborough - 1 £52,500 - 1
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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.

1 229 (50.22%) Scrum
2 181 (39.69%) C#
3 179 (39.25%) .NET
4 153 (33.55%) Azure
4 153 (33.55%) DevOps
5 139 (30.48%) Test Automation
6 138 (30.26%) Microservices
7 115 (25.22%) HTML
7 115 (25.22%) CSS
8 101 (22.15%) JavaScript
9 99 (21.71%) .NET Core
10 92 (20.18%) ASP.NET
11 90 (19.74%) SQL
12 89 (19.52%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 87 (19.08%) React
14 86 (18.86%) SQL Server
15 81 (17.76%) NoSQL
16 77 (16.89%) RESTful
17 72 (15.79%) Degree
18 71 (15.57%) Kanban
19 70 (15.35%) Git (software)
19 70 (15.35%) Skype
20 66 (14.47%) Software Engineering
21 65 (14.25%) Docker
21 65 (14.25%) Mentoring
22 62 (13.60%) Service Design
22 62 (13.60%) JIRA
23 61 (13.38%) ASP.NET Core
24 60 (13.16%) JSON
24 60 (13.16%) MongoDB

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 36 (7.89%) NServiceBus
2 14 (3.07%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.63%) Apache
3 12 (2.63%) JBoss
3 12 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.41%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.32%) Confluence
6 3 (0.66%) Jetty
6 3 (0.66%) Liferay
6 3 (0.66%) nginx
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.44%) IIS
8 1 (0.22%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 27 (5.92%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.22%) InVision
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.22%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Epicor Tropos
1 5 (1.10%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (0.22%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 153 (33.55%) Azure
2 59 (12.94%) AWS
3 36 (7.89%) PaaS
4 35 (7.68%) IaaS
5 12 (2.63%) SaaS
6 7 (1.54%) GCP
7 6 (1.32%) Office 365
8 4 (0.88%) Asana
8 4 (0.88%) Power Platform
8 4 (0.88%) Smartsheet
9 3 (0.66%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 3 (0.66%) Serverless
10 2 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.44%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.44%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.22%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 70 (15.35%) Skype
2 51 (11.18%) HTTP
3 7 (1.54%) Firewall
3 7 (1.54%) SSL
3 7 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (1.32%) LAN
4 6 (1.32%) NetScaler
4 6 (1.32%) WAN
5 1 (0.22%) DNS
5 1 (0.22%) DSL
5 1 (0.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (18.86%) SQL Server
2 81 (17.76%) NoSQL
3 60 (13.16%) MongoDB
4 12 (2.63%) Big Data
5 5 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.88%) Power BI
7 2 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.22%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.22%) MySQL
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 70 (15.35%) Git (software)
2 62 (13.60%) JIRA
3 31 (6.80%) Selenium
4 30 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (4.39%) TeamCity
6 19 (4.17%) SpecFlow
7 16 (3.51%) Eclipse
8 11 (2.41%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (2.19%) Burp Suite
9 10 (2.19%) Charles Proxy
9 10 (2.19%) Fiddler
9 10 (2.19%) Jenkins
10 9 (1.97%) IntelliJ
10 9 (1.97%) JUnit
10 9 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (1.75%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.54%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.32%) WebDriver
14 3 (0.66%) GitLab
14 3 (0.66%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (10.31%) Finance
2 14 (3.07%) Public Sector
3 9 (1.97%) Publishing
4 8 (1.75%) Electronics
5 7 (1.54%) Legal
6 6 (1.32%) Back Office
7 5 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.10%) Marketing
7 5 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.88%) Advertising
8 4 (0.88%) Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Retail
10 2 (0.44%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 205 (44.96%) Developer
2 74 (16.23%) .NET Developer
3 66 (14.47%) Senior Developer
4 46 (10.09%) Scala Developer
5 41 (8.99%) Senior .NET Developer
6 37 (8.11%) Architect
7 35 (7.68%) C# Developer
8 30 (6.58%) Scrum Master
9 29 (6.36%) QA Engineer
10 28 (6.14%) Lead Developer
11 25 (5.48%) Analyst
11 25 (5.48%) Software Developer
12 23 (5.04%) Lead .NET Developer
13 22 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (4.61%) Digital Developer
15 19 (4.17%) Project Manager
15 19 (4.17%) Senior QA Engineer
16 18 (3.95%) Software Engineer
17 17 (3.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 17 (3.73%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (39.25%) .NET
2 115 (25.22%) CSS
2 115 (25.22%) HTML
3 99 (21.71%) .NET Core
4 92 (20.18%) ASP.NET
5 87 (19.08%) React
6 77 (16.89%) RESTful
7 61 (13.38%) ASP.NET Core
8 60 (13.16%) JSON
9 55 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 53 (11.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 47 (10.31%) REST
12 43 (9.43%) .NET Framework
13 40 (8.77%) OAuth
13 40 (8.77%) OAuth2
13 40 (8.77%) OpenID
14 34 (7.46%) HTML5
15 32 (7.02%) Entity Framework
15 32 (7.02%) Redux
16 31 (6.80%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.46%) User Experience
3 20 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.85%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.97%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.10%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.66%) State Machine
11 2 (0.44%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.22%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.22%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.22%) Life Science
12 1 (0.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 56 (12.28%) Windows
2 18 (3.95%) Linux
3 11 (2.41%) Unix
4 5 (1.10%) Android
4 5 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (50.22%) Scrum
2 153 (33.55%) DevOps
3 139 (30.48%) Test Automation
4 138 (30.26%) Microservices
5 89 (19.52%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 71 (15.57%) Kanban
7 66 (14.47%) Software Engineering
8 65 (14.25%) Mentoring
9 62 (13.60%) Service Design
10 56 (12.28%) MVC
11 51 (11.18%) Test Strategy
12 48 (10.53%) OWASP
13 45 (9.87%) Web Testing
14 44 (9.65%) SOLID
15 42 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
16 38 (8.33%) Front End Development
17 35 (7.68%) SOA
18 31 (6.80%) TDD
19 30 (6.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 181 (39.69%) C#
2 101 (22.15%) JavaScript
3 90 (19.74%) SQL
4 55 (12.06%) Scala
5 47 (10.31%) TypeScript
6 45 (9.87%) Java
7 27 (5.92%) C++
8 17 (3.73%) Python
9 10 (2.19%) ES6
9 10 (2.19%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.75%) C
10 8 (1.75%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.32%) Embedded C
11 6 (1.32%) Embedded C++
12 5 (1.10%) Ruby
13 4 (0.88%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.44%) XAML
15 1 (0.22%) PHP
15 1 (0.22%) VB
15 1 (0.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 72 (15.79%) Degree
2 20 (4.39%) ISTQB
3 18 (3.95%) ISEB
4 16 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.51%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.54%) PMP
6 6 (1.32%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.10%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.44%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.22%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (12.72%) QA
2 11 (2.41%) GAMP
3 8 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.32%) GDPR
4 6 (1.32%) HIPAA
4 6 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 6 (1.32%) NIST
4 6 (1.32%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.88%) SLA
6 3 (0.66%) PMO
7 2 (0.44%) COBIT
7 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 65 (14.25%) Docker
2 6 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.66%) KVM
4 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 45 (9.87%) Kubernetes
2 24 (5.26%) Puppet
3 8 (1.75%) Terraform
4 3 (0.66%) Consul
4 3 (0.66%) Packer
5 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 54 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (2.41%) VMware
3 10 (2.19%) Adobe
4 9 (1.97%) SAP
5 6 (1.32%) Aruba
5 6 (1.32%) Cisco
5 6 (1.32%) Fortinet
5 6 (1.32%) IronPort
5 6 (1.32%) Oracle
5 6 (1.32%) Palo Alto
5 6 (1.32%) webMethods
6 4 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.88%) Talend
6 4 (0.88%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.66%) CA
7 3 (0.66%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.44%) Adaptive Insights
8 2 (0.44%) Workday
9 1 (0.22%) Axosoft
9 1 (0.22%) Splunk