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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Agile skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 4 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile 283 343 458
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 20.30% 27.84% 35.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.59% 28.97% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 186 240 378
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

Agile 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 1,253 1,184 1,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 89.89% 96.10% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 672 846 993
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

Agile
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Agile as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Agile in West Sussex

Agile
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Agile in West Sussex

Agile
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile in West Sussex over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Agile in West Sussex

Agile
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 within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Crawley -6 78 £62,500 +16.82% 9
Worthing 0 39 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Burgess Hill +16 31 £65,000 +23.81% 1
Gatwick -6 18 £65,000 +13.04%
Horsham -19 18 £80,000 +33.33% 3
Chichester +15 10 £54,250 +27.65% 1
Haywards Heath -10 6 £50,000 -13.04%
Billingshurst 0 5 £57,500 -
East Grinstead -7 4 - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 3 - -
Agile
South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT jobs citing Agile 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.

1 92 (32.51%) Degree
2 80 (28.27%) Scrum
3 74 (26.15%) Social Skills
4 67 (23.67%) Test Automation
5 61 (21.55%) JavaScript
6 54 (19.08%) Finance
6 54 (19.08%) Software Engineering
7 53 (18.73%) Java
7 53 (18.73%) Computer Science
8 51 (18.02%) C#
9 46 (16.25%) DevOps
10 45 (15.90%) Coaching
11 44 (15.55%) Mentoring
11 44 (15.55%) Azure
11 44 (15.55%) Problem-Solving
12 37 (13.07%) React
13 35 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (11.31%) Git (software)
14 32 (11.31%) QA
15 31 (10.95%) SQL
15 31 (10.95%) Microsoft
16 30 (10.60%) .NET
16 30 (10.60%) Computer Science Degree
17 28 (9.89%) CI/CD
18 26 (9.19%) Decision-Making
18 26 (9.19%) Linux
18 26 (9.19%) Project Management
18 26 (9.19%) Software Testing
18 26 (9.19%) AWS
19 24 (8.48%) TDD

Agile
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 8 (2.83%) Confluence
2 6 (2.12%) CMS
3 5 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.06%) IIS
6 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.12%) FrameMaker
3 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.35%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.35%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.35%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.71%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (15.55%) Azure
2 26 (9.19%) AWS
3 23 (8.13%) SaaS
4 19 (6.71%) Azure DevOps
5 14 (4.95%) Serverless
6 13 (4.59%) Power Platform
7 12 (4.24%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (4.24%) Amazon S3
7 12 (4.24%) GitHub
8 10 (3.53%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (2.47%) IaaS
10 6 (2.12%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (1.77%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (1.77%) GCP
11 5 (1.77%) Microsoft 365
11 5 (1.77%) OpenShift
11 5 (1.77%) PaaS
12 4 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (1.06%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.24%) Firewall
2 11 (3.89%) Wireless
3 6 (2.12%) LAN
3 6 (2.12%) SD-WAN
3 6 (2.12%) WAN
3 6 (2.12%) WLAN
4 4 (1.41%) Internet
5 1 (0.35%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.35%) Modbus
5 1 (0.35%) MQTT
5 1 (0.35%) RS-232
5 1 (0.35%) RS-422
5 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.35%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.65%) MySQL
2 16 (5.65%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (3.53%) Power BI
5 9 (3.18%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.77%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.77%) Tableau
7 4 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.41%) Big Data
7 4 (1.41%) Couchbase
7 4 (1.41%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.41%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.71%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.35%) HDInsight
9 1 (0.35%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 32 (11.31%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.01%) Selenium
3 16 (5.65%) Jenkins
4 13 (4.59%) JIRA
5 12 (4.24%) Cucumber
5 12 (4.24%) TeamCity
6 10 (3.53%) JUnit
7 7 (2.47%) Maven
8 5 (1.77%) Cypress.io
9 4 (1.41%) ERwin
9 4 (1.41%) Spinnaker
10 3 (1.06%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.06%) Gradle
10 3 (1.06%) Mockito
10 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.71%) git-flow
12 1 (0.35%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.35%) MSTest
12 1 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
12 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 74 (26.15%) Social Skills
2 54 (19.08%) Finance
3 21 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.36%) Legal
5 10 (3.53%) Marketing
6 8 (2.83%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 8 (2.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (2.83%) Retail
7 7 (2.47%) Documentation Skills
7 7 (2.47%) Influencing Skills
7 7 (2.47%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (1.77%) Billing
9 4 (1.41%) Tech for Good
10 3 (1.06%) Aviation
10 3 (1.06%) Law
10 3 (1.06%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.71%) Automotive
11 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (17.67%) Developer
2 26 (9.19%) Senior Developer
3 25 (8.83%) Analyst
4 24 (8.48%) Software Engineer
5 21 (7.42%) Architect
6 14 (4.95%) Project Manager
6 14 (4.95%) Software Developer
7 13 (4.59%) Delivery Manager
7 13 (4.59%) Product Owner
7 13 (4.59%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (4.24%) Embedded Engineer
8 12 (4.24%) Java Engineer
9 11 (3.89%) C++ Software Engineer
9 11 (3.89%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 11 (3.89%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 11 (3.89%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 11 (3.89%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
9 11 (3.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 11 (3.89%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (3.89%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (13.07%) React
2 30 (10.60%) .NET
3 22 (7.77%) HTML
4 19 (6.71%) CSS
5 17 (6.01%) AngularJS
5 17 (6.01%) Spring
5 17 (6.01%) Spring Boot
6 12 (4.24%) Java SE
6 12 (4.24%) XML
7 11 (3.89%) Kafka
7 11 (3.89%) Vue.js
8 10 (3.53%) ASP.NET
8 10 (3.53%) J2EE
8 10 (3.53%) Laravel
8 10 (3.53%) REST
8 10 (3.53%) Symfony
9 8 (2.83%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.83%) Blazor
10 7 (2.47%) Java EE
10 7 (2.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.01%) User Experience
2 15 (5.30%) Public Cloud
3 10 (3.53%) Cloud Native
4 8 (2.83%) Life Science
5 7 (2.47%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.47%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.77%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.77%) Renewable Energy
8 4 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (1.41%) Biotechnology
8 4 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.41%) PMI
8 4 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.06%) IoT
9 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.06%) Robotics
10 2 (0.71%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.19%) Linux
2 11 (3.89%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (2.47%) Windows
4 6 (2.12%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.06%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.06%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.71%) Android
6 2 (0.71%) Unix
6 2 (0.71%) zOS
7 1 (0.35%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (28.27%) Scrum
2 67 (23.67%) Test Automation
3 54 (19.08%) Software Engineering
4 53 (18.73%) Computer Science
5 46 (16.25%) DevOps
6 45 (15.90%) Coaching
7 44 (15.55%) Mentoring
7 44 (15.55%) Problem-Solving
8 35 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (9.89%) CI/CD
10 26 (9.19%) Decision-Making
10 26 (9.19%) Project Management
10 26 (9.19%) Software Testing
11 24 (8.48%) Full Stack Development
11 24 (8.48%) Product Management
11 24 (8.48%) TDD
11 24 (8.48%) Unit Testing
12 23 (8.13%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 23 (8.13%) SDLC
12 23 (8.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 61 (21.55%) JavaScript
2 53 (18.73%) Java
3 51 (18.02%) C#
4 31 (10.95%) SQL
5 18 (6.36%) C++
6 16 (5.65%) Kotlin
7 15 (5.30%) C
7 15 (5.30%) Python
8 14 (4.95%) PHP
9 9 (3.18%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.12%) Go
11 5 (1.77%) COBOL
12 3 (1.06%) Scala
13 2 (0.71%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.71%) JCL
13 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.71%) Ruby
13 2 (0.71%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.35%) Formula Language
14 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (32.51%) Degree
2 30 (10.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (4.24%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.83%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.83%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.77%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.77%) MAPM
7 4 (1.41%) Master's Degree
8 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.06%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.06%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.71%) CISA
9 2 (0.71%) CISM
9 2 (0.71%) CISSP
9 2 (0.71%) CRISC
9 2 (0.71%) ISEB
9 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.71%) PgMP
9 2 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.31%) QA
2 9 (3.18%) GDPR
3 8 (2.83%) HIPAA
4 6 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.12%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.77%) COBIT
5 5 (1.77%) GAMP
5 5 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (1.77%) NIST
5 5 (1.77%) PMO
6 3 (1.06%) Accessibility
6 3 (1.06%) P3O
7 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.71%) ITGC
8 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 16 (5.65%) Docker
2 4 (1.41%) etcd
3 2 (0.71%) RACF
3 2 (0.71%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.83%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.47%) Terraform
3 6 (2.12%) Ansible
4 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (10.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.65%) Oracle
2 16 (5.65%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (5.30%) MuleSoft
4 11 (3.89%) Adobe
5 6 (2.12%) SaltStack
5 6 (2.12%) Workday
6 4 (1.41%) Databricks
6 4 (1.41%) Google
6 4 (1.41%) Okta
6 4 (1.41%) SEEBURGER
7 3 (1.06%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.06%) IBM
7 3 (1.06%) Planview
7 3 (1.06%) SAP
8 2 (0.71%) BEA
8 2 (0.71%) IFS
8 2 (0.71%) Kronos
8 2 (0.71%) Palantir
8 2 (0.71%) Xamarin