Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,410 1,517 2,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.09% 32.91% 33.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.68% 35.61% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,175 1,302 2,028
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £61,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,713 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.22% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,742 4,260 6,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.13% 92.41% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3,115 3,571 5,491
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +3.66%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in West Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in West Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in West Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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
Leeds 0 1,133 £50,000 +2.80% 227
Bradford +2 95 £42,500 -3.41% 38
Wakefield +13 63 £40,000 -13.98% 10
Halifax 0 30 £45,000 - 22
Huddersfield -5 17 £37,500 -16.67% 9
Wetherby -5 16 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Ilkley 0 7 £30,000 -22.08% 2
Pudsey - 6 £58,500 -
Batley -2 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Bingley +2 2 £62,500 +11.11%
Castleford - 2 £37,500 -
Otley - 2 - - 1
Pontefract +4 1 £42,500 - 2
Elland - 1 £31,000 -
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 403 (28.58%) Scrum
2 367 (26.03%) C#
3 315 (22.34%) DevOps
4 307 (21.77%) Test Automation
5 290 (20.57%) .NET
6 281 (19.93%) JavaScript
7 260 (18.44%) Java
8 258 (18.30%) AWS
9 251 (17.80%) Finance
10 241 (17.09%) Azure
11 232 (16.45%) SQL
12 221 (15.67%) TDD
13 208 (14.75%) Software Engineering
14 179 (12.70%) Python
15 176 (12.48%) Mentoring
16 169 (11.99%) Microsoft
17 161 (11.42%) SQL Server
18 157 (11.13%) MVC
19 156 (11.06%) Selenium
19 156 (11.06%) Git (software)
20 153 (10.85%) JIRA
21 151 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
21 151 (10.71%) BDD
22 150 (10.64%) Docker
23 148 (10.50%) SDLC
24 143 (10.14%) Kanban
25 142 (10.07%) ASP.NET
26 133 (9.43%) CSS
26 133 (9.43%) Software Testing
27 129 (9.15%) Problem-Solving

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 85 (6.03%) Confluence
2 30 (2.13%) CMS
3 28 (1.99%) IIS
4 27 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (1.56%) nginx
6 16 (1.13%) Apache Spark
7 10 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.50%) Apache
9 6 (0.43%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.43%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.35%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.35%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.21%) CICS
12 3 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Fuse
13 2 (0.14%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.14%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.071%) EPiServer
14 1 (0.071%) Mule
Applications
1 24 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.06%) Chatbot
3 15 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.21%) Sketch
6 1 (0.071%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.071%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.071%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 22 (1.56%) WebTrends
2 20 (1.42%) assyst
3 7 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.35%) Sage 200
4 5 (0.35%) Sage 50
5 4 (0.28%) Magento
6 3 (0.21%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.071%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.071%) SessionCam
8 1 (0.071%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.071%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 258 (18.30%) AWS
2 241 (17.09%) Azure
3 54 (3.83%) GCP
4 41 (2.91%) Office 365
5 33 (2.34%) Serverless
6 30 (2.13%) GitHub
7 27 (1.91%) G Suite
8 22 (1.56%) IaaS
9 21 (1.49%) SaaS
10 15 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (1.06%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (0.92%) PaaS
13 12 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (0.85%) Trello
14 10 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
15 9 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
16 8 (0.57%) Cloudflare
17 7 (0.50%) AWS CodePipeline
17 7 (0.50%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.99%) Internet
2 12 (0.85%) AMQP
3 9 (0.64%) Intranet
4 7 (0.50%) Firewall
5 6 (0.43%) HTTP
6 5 (0.35%) DNS
6 5 (0.35%) Skype
6 5 (0.35%) SMTP
6 5 (0.35%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.28%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.28%) SSL
8 3 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.21%) X.509
9 2 (0.14%) CTI
9 2 (0.14%) FTP
9 2 (0.14%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.14%) WAN
9 2 (0.14%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.071%) IPsec
10 1 (0.071%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (11.42%) SQL Server
2 56 (3.97%) NoSQL
2 56 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
3 55 (3.90%) MySQL
4 38 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 38 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 35 (2.48%) Redis
6 27 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 21 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 21 (1.49%) Hadoop
10 20 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (1.21%) Riak
11 17 (1.21%) SQL Server 2016
12 15 (1.06%) Big Data
12 15 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (0.99%) Apache Hive
14 13 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 156 (11.06%) Git (software)
1 156 (11.06%) Selenium
2 153 (10.85%) JIRA
3 105 (7.45%) Jenkins
4 76 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 70 (4.96%) Cucumber
6 60 (4.26%) SoapUI
7 56 (3.97%) JMeter
8 44 (3.12%) Visual Studio
9 43 (3.05%) WebDriver
10 40 (2.84%) Maven
11 38 (2.70%) SpecFlow
12 31 (2.20%) JUnit
13 29 (2.06%) Subversion
14 27 (1.91%) LoadRunner
15 26 (1.84%) Appium
16 22 (1.56%) Gatling
17 21 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
18 20 (1.42%) Ranorex
19 19 (1.35%) Postman
General
1 251 (17.80%) Finance
2 93 (6.60%) Marketing
3 37 (2.62%) Retail
4 33 (2.34%) Public Sector
5 32 (2.27%) Banking
6 30 (2.13%) Legal
7 19 (1.35%) Games
8 14 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 14 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.85%) Advertising
10 11 (0.78%) Automotive
11 8 (0.57%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.50%) Law
13 6 (0.43%) Italian Language
13 6 (0.43%) Police
13 6 (0.43%) Retail Finance
14 5 (0.35%) Publishing
15 3 (0.21%) Front Office
15 3 (0.21%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 408 (28.94%) Developer
2 196 (13.90%) Analyst
3 118 (8.37%) Software Engineer
4 113 (8.01%) C# Developer
5 109 (7.73%) Business Analyst
6 90 (6.38%) .NET Developer
7 88 (6.24%) Software Developer
8 65 (4.61%) Senior Developer
9 59 (4.18%) Project Manager
10 58 (4.11%) Tester
11 56 (3.97%) DevOps Engineer
11 56 (3.97%) Test Analyst
12 54 (3.83%) Architect
12 54 (3.83%) Test Engineer
13 51 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
14 40 (2.84%) Java Developer
14 40 (2.84%) React Developer
15 37 (2.62%) Test Leader
16 36 (2.55%) Senior Analyst
17 35 (2.48%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (20.57%) .NET
2 142 (10.07%) ASP.NET
3 133 (9.43%) CSS
4 127 (9.01%) Web Services
5 126 (8.94%) HTML
6 120 (8.51%) React
7 109 (7.73%) AngularJS
8 101 (7.16%) .NET Framework
9 99 (7.02%) Spring
10 93 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 76 (5.39%) .NET Core
12 75 (5.32%) REST
13 74 (5.25%) RESTful
14 71 (5.04%) Vue.js
15 70 (4.96%) Node.js
16 64 (4.54%) Entity Framework
16 64 (4.54%) jQuery
17 45 (3.19%) HTML5
18 39 (2.77%) Spring Boot
19 38 (2.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 89 (6.31%) Greenfield Project
2 83 (5.89%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (5.67%) User Experience
4 57 (4.04%) Mobile App
5 34 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (1.84%) Management Information System
7 25 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
8 19 (1.35%) NHS
9 17 (1.21%) Data Centre
10 15 (1.06%) Cloud Native
10 15 (1.06%) Public Cloud
11 9 (0.64%) Robotics
12 8 (0.57%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (0.57%) Video\Live Streaming
13 7 (0.50%) Blog
13 7 (0.50%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.50%) Mobile Computing
14 6 (0.43%) Life Science
14 6 (0.43%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 97 (6.88%) Linux
2 84 (5.96%) Windows
3 51 (3.62%) Android
4 49 (3.48%) Apple iOS
5 30 (2.13%) Unix
6 19 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (0.78%) Windows 10
8 9 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.57%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.57%) Windows 8
9 8 (0.57%) Windows Server
10 7 (0.50%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.21%) CentOS
11 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.14%) zOS
13 1 (0.071%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (28.58%) Scrum
2 315 (22.34%) DevOps
3 307 (21.77%) Test Automation
4 221 (15.67%) TDD
5 208 (14.75%) Software Engineering
6 176 (12.48%) Mentoring
7 157 (11.13%) MVC
8 151 (10.71%) BDD
8 151 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 148 (10.50%) SDLC
10 143 (10.14%) Kanban
11 133 (9.43%) Software Testing
12 129 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
13 121 (8.58%) Waterfall
14 120 (8.51%) Coaching
15 115 (8.16%) Microservices
15 115 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 97 (6.88%) Business Analysis
17 96 (6.81%) Project Management
18 89 (6.31%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 367 (26.03%) C#
2 281 (19.93%) JavaScript
3 260 (18.44%) Java
4 232 (16.45%) SQL
5 179 (12.70%) Python
6 86 (6.10%) PHP
7 64 (4.54%) Ruby
8 41 (2.91%) PowerShell
9 39 (2.77%) Java 8
10 36 (2.55%) Bash Shell
11 34 (2.41%) C++
11 34 (2.41%) TypeScript
12 33 (2.34%) T-SQL
13 30 (2.13%) Objective-C
14 29 (2.06%) Scala
15 26 (1.84%) Apple Swift
16 22 (1.56%) Go
17 18 (1.28%) C
18 16 (1.13%) Kotlin
19 9 (0.64%) ES6
Qualifications
1 50 (3.55%) Degree
2 33 (2.34%) ISTQB
3 26 (1.84%) ISEB
4 23 (1.63%) Security Cleared
5 20 (1.42%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.13%) AWS Certification
7 13 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (0.85%) CISM
8 12 (0.85%) CISSP
9 10 (0.71%) IIBA
10 9 (0.64%) CISMP
10 9 (0.64%) RHCE
11 7 (0.50%) CESG Certified Professional
11 7 (0.50%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (0.50%) CRISC
11 7 (0.50%) MCP
12 6 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (6.45%) QA
2 17 (1.21%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.78%) GDPR
3 11 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.43%) SLA
6 5 (0.35%) PMO
7 4 (0.28%) COBIT
8 3 (0.21%) HL7
9 1 (0.071%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.071%) NCSC
9 1 (0.071%) WCAG
System Software
1 150 (10.64%) Docker
2 13 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.43%) XenApp
4 5 (0.35%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 5 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.28%) HDFS
6 3 (0.21%) Postfix
7 2 (0.14%) vSphere
8 1 (0.071%) IAG
8 1 (0.071%) NDS
8 1 (0.071%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.071%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.071%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.071%) RACF
8 1 (0.071%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 95 (6.74%) Kubernetes
2 86 (6.10%) Terraform
3 76 (5.39%) Ansible
4 58 (4.11%) Puppet
5 57 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
7 14 (0.99%) Prometheus
7 14 (0.99%) Rancher
8 6 (0.43%) CA Service Virtualization
8 6 (0.43%) Cobbler
8 6 (0.43%) Mesos
8 6 (0.43%) SCCM
8 6 (0.43%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.35%) Packer
10 3 (0.21%) Consul
10 3 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (0.21%) Grafana
10 3 (0.21%) Graphite
10 3 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.14%) Kibana
Vendors
1 169 (11.99%) Microsoft
2 71 (5.04%) Google
3 38 (2.70%) Oracle
4 28 (1.99%) HP
5 20 (1.42%) Xamarin
6 15 (1.06%) VMware
7 14 (0.99%) Rackspace
8 13 (0.92%) SAP
9 12 (0.85%) Splunk
10 11 (0.78%) Tableau
11 10 (0.71%) Adobe
11 10 (0.71%) IBM
12 9 (0.64%) Citrix
12 9 (0.64%) UiPath
13 8 (0.57%) Atlassian
14 7 (0.50%) ServiceNow
15 6 (0.43%) CA
15 6 (0.43%) Cloudera
15 6 (0.43%) Red Hat
16 5 (0.35%) Sage