Period
to 7 March 2021

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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 852 1,444 1,511
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.76% 35.22% 32.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.09% 37.84% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 901 1,287 1,369
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,750 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 2,428 3,816 4,270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.35% 93.07% 92.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,039 3,226 3,629
Median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +8.57% +1.74%
10th Percentile £31,146 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 March 2021.

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 7 March 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
Leeds 0 667 £55,000 +10.00% 166
Bradford 0 72 £45,000 +4.65% 18
Wakefield +5 49 £41,000 +2.50% 8
Keighley - 8 £40,000 -
Huddersfield 0 7 £55,000 +46.67% 3
Sowerby Bridge - 7 £58,750 -
Elland 0 4 £52,500 +69.35% 3
Halifax -6 4 £75,000 +33.33% 9
Pudsey -1 2 £33,764 -42.28% 1
Pontefract -2 2 £37,303 -6.74% 3
Otley -3 1 - -
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 243 (28.52%) Azure
2 240 (28.17%) JavaScript
3 225 (26.41%) AWS
4 223 (26.17%) DevOps
5 192 (22.54%) Scrum
6 182 (21.36%) C#
7 162 (19.01%) Java
8 159 (18.66%) SQL
9 157 (18.43%) Python
10 150 (17.61%) Docker
11 145 (17.02%) HTML
12 139 (16.31%) Kubernetes
13 131 (15.38%) .NET
14 129 (15.14%) TDD
15 128 (15.02%) CSS
16 124 (14.55%) Terraform
17 122 (14.32%) Software Engineering
18 102 (11.97%) Problem-Solving
19 99 (11.62%) User Experience
20 95 (11.15%) Test Automation
21 92 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
21 92 (10.80%) AngularJS
22 91 (10.68%) Puppet
23 89 (10.45%) Mentoring
24 86 (10.09%) Unit Testing
25 85 (9.98%) Linux
26 83 (9.74%) Opscode Chef
27 76 (8.92%) Ruby
28 74 (8.69%) AWS CloudFormation
29 73 (8.57%) React

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 23 (2.70%) CMS
2 16 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (1.53%) Apache Spark
3 13 (1.53%) Umbraco
4 11 (1.29%) Kentico
4 11 (1.29%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.17%) Confluence
5 10 (1.17%) nginx
6 9 (1.06%) Apache
7 7 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.59%) EPiServer
8 5 (0.59%) IIS
9 4 (0.47%) Drupal
10 3 (0.35%) Headless CMS
10 3 (0.35%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.23%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.12%) JBoss
12 1 (0.12%) SAS
12 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (1.17%) Sketch
2 9 (1.06%) Figma
3 8 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.82%) Adobe XD
5 6 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (0.59%) InVision
7 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.59%) Magento
2 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 243 (28.52%) Azure
2 225 (26.41%) AWS
3 74 (8.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 50 (5.87%) Pulumi
5 43 (5.05%) GCP
6 29 (3.40%) Serverless
7 28 (3.29%) Amazon EKS
8 24 (2.82%) Datadog
9 22 (2.58%) Power Platform
10 16 (1.88%) SaaS
11 14 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
12 12 (1.41%) Microsoft 365
13 10 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (1.17%) GitHub
13 10 (1.17%) Slack
14 9 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 9 (1.06%) AWS CodePipeline
14 9 (1.06%) PaaS
15 6 (0.70%) Amazon S3
15 6 (0.70%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.59%) Firewall
1 5 (0.59%) Internet
1 5 (0.59%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.47%) HTTP
3 3 (0.35%) VPN
4 2 (0.23%) DLNA
4 2 (0.23%) LAN
4 2 (0.23%) SMTP
4 2 (0.23%) SSL
4 2 (0.23%) UPnP
4 2 (0.23%) WAN
4 2 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.23%) Wireless
5 1 (0.12%) AMQP
5 1 (0.12%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.12%) DNS
5 1 (0.12%) IPsec
5 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.12%) Skype
5 1 (0.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 45 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
3 44 (5.16%) MongoDB
4 41 (4.81%) MySQL
5 35 (4.11%) Redis
6 32 (3.76%) NoSQL
7 31 (3.64%) Cosmos DB
8 26 (3.05%) Azure SQL Database
8 26 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 24 (2.82%) MariaDB
10 20 (2.35%) Big Data
10 20 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 16 (1.88%) Power BI
13 15 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (1.64%) Relational Database
15 12 (1.41%) Data Lake
16 9 (1.06%) Hadoop
16 9 (1.06%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 64 (7.51%) Git (software)
2 54 (6.34%) Jenkins
3 47 (5.52%) Selenium
3 47 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (3.76%) JIRA
5 24 (2.82%) Visual Studio
6 23 (2.70%) SpecFlow
7 19 (2.23%) Cucumber
8 15 (1.76%) Visual Studio Team System
9 13 (1.53%) WebDriver
10 12 (1.41%) Maven
10 12 (1.41%) Postman
11 11 (1.29%) JMeter
12 10 (1.17%) GitLab
13 9 (1.06%) Axure RP
13 9 (1.06%) Bitbucket
13 9 (1.06%) SoapUI
14 8 (0.94%) webpack
15 7 (0.82%) Appium
15 7 (0.82%) git-flow
General
1 73 (8.57%) Finance
2 51 (5.99%) Marketing
3 42 (4.93%) Public Sector
4 22 (2.58%) Retail
5 20 (2.35%) Banking
6 17 (2.00%) Games
7 11 (1.29%) Electronics
7 11 (1.29%) Legal
8 9 (1.06%) Law
9 7 (0.82%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.47%) Local Government
12 3 (0.35%) Back Office
12 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.23%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 258 (30.28%) Developer
2 91 (10.68%) Analyst
3 86 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 66 (7.75%) Software Engineer
5 60 (7.04%) AWS Engineer
6 58 (6.81%) Architect
7 56 (6.57%) Business Analyst
8 53 (6.22%) AWS DevOps
8 53 (6.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 52 (6.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 46 (5.40%) Designer
11 40 (4.69%) Senior Developer
12 37 (4.34%) Azure Engineer
13 32 (3.76%) UX Designer
14 30 (3.52%) Java Developer
14 30 (3.52%) Software Developer
15 29 (3.40%) C# Developer
16 27 (3.17%) Azure DevOps Engineer
17 26 (3.05%) .NET Developer
18 25 (2.93%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (17.02%) HTML
2 131 (15.38%) .NET
3 128 (15.02%) CSS
4 92 (10.80%) AngularJS
5 73 (8.57%) React
6 63 (7.39%) Vue.js
7 54 (6.34%) .NET Core
8 42 (4.93%) .NET Framework
8 42 (4.93%) Spring
9 38 (4.46%) HTML5
10 36 (4.23%) jQuery
11 30 (3.52%) RESTful
12 25 (2.93%) ASP.NET
13 23 (2.70%) Node.js
14 22 (2.58%) Sass
14 22 (2.58%) Web Services
15 21 (2.46%) Spring Boot
16 17 (2.00%) Kafka
17 16 (1.88%) XML
18 15 (1.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 99 (11.62%) User Experience
2 48 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 43 (5.05%) Mobile App
4 35 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
5 34 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (3.05%) Enterprise Cloud
6 26 (3.05%) Linux Command Line
7 15 (1.76%) NHS
8 14 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
9 13 (1.53%) Graphic Design
10 10 (1.17%) Management Information System
11 8 (0.94%) Smartphone
12 7 (0.82%) Data Centre
12 7 (0.82%) Public Cloud
13 6 (0.70%) Cloud Native
13 6 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (0.70%) Motion Graphics
14 5 (0.59%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.47%) BYOD
15 4 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 85 (9.98%) Linux
2 23 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 17 (2.00%) Android
3 17 (2.00%) Windows
4 4 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.35%) Unix
6 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (26.17%) DevOps
2 192 (22.54%) Scrum
3 129 (15.14%) TDD
4 122 (14.32%) Software Engineering
5 102 (11.97%) Problem-Solving
6 95 (11.15%) Test Automation
7 92 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
8 89 (10.45%) Mentoring
9 86 (10.09%) Unit Testing
10 71 (8.33%) Analytics
11 69 (8.10%) Infrastructure as Code
12 63 (7.39%) Front End Development
13 60 (7.04%) Collaborative Working
14 59 (6.92%) E-Commerce
15 58 (6.81%) BDD
15 58 (6.81%) Configuration Management
16 57 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
17 55 (6.46%) Migration
18 54 (6.34%) Deployment Automation
19 50 (5.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 240 (28.17%) JavaScript
2 182 (21.36%) C#
3 162 (19.01%) Java
4 159 (18.66%) SQL
5 157 (18.43%) Python
6 76 (8.92%) Ruby
7 73 (8.57%) Go
8 70 (8.22%) TypeScript
9 51 (5.99%) PHP
10 39 (4.58%) T-SQL
11 34 (3.99%) PowerShell
12 33 (3.87%) C++
13 30 (3.52%) Scala
14 29 (3.40%) Bash Shell
14 29 (3.40%) Kotlin
15 27 (3.17%) Groovy
16 23 (2.70%) Java 8
17 16 (1.88%) Objective-C
18 15 (1.76%) C
19 14 (1.64%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 30 (3.52%) Degree
2 24 (2.82%) AWS Certification
3 18 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.53%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.94%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.82%) ISEB
7 6 (0.70%) CISM
7 6 (0.70%) CISSP
7 6 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.47%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.23%) CCNA
10 2 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.23%) CRISC
10 2 (0.23%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.23%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.11%) QA
2 6 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 4 (0.47%) NCSC
3 4 (0.47%) PMO
4 3 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.23%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.12%) GDPR
System Software
1 150 (17.61%) Docker
2 4 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.12%) Firmware
3 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 139 (16.31%) Kubernetes
2 124 (14.55%) Terraform
3 91 (10.68%) Puppet
4 83 (9.74%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (4.11%) Ansible
6 29 (3.40%) Grafana
6 29 (3.40%) Prometheus
7 7 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.35%) Istio
9 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.12%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.12%) Kibana
9 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 61 (7.16%) Microsoft
2 50 (5.87%) SaltStack
3 25 (2.93%) New Relic
4 24 (2.82%) Adobe
5 13 (1.53%) Splunk
6 11 (1.29%) Google
7 10 (1.17%) Atlassian
7 10 (1.17%) Databricks
8 8 (0.94%) Oracle
9 7 (0.82%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.70%) Dynatrace
10 6 (0.70%) SAP
11 5 (0.59%) Apple
11 5 (0.59%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.47%) Informatica
12 4 (0.47%) Sage
12 4 (0.47%) UiPath
12 4 (0.47%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.35%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.35%) SOTI