Period
to 28 May 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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
28 May 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 1,116 1,515 2,437
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.90% 33.56% 36.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.38% 36.51% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,048 1,357 2,275
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £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 2,908 4,150 6,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.53% 91.94% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,457 3,538 5,326
Median annual salary £48,000 £44,137 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -1.92% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 0 879 £50,000 +5.26% 70
Bradford +2 81 £43,000 -2.27% 7
Halifax 0 54 £60,000 +33.04% 5
Wakefield +9 29 £37,500 -9.27% 4
Huddersfield -4 21 £46,500 +3.33%
Wetherby +2 10 £40,000 -10.11%
Pontefract +12 5 £40,000 -
Otley +3 5 - - 1
Sowerby Bridge 0 3 £50,125 +11.14%
Ilkley +1 1 £55,000 +42.86%
Castleford - 1 £37,500 -
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 308 (27.60%) Scrum
2 284 (25.45%) DevOps
3 279 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 254 (22.76%) C#
5 253 (22.67%) Java
6 224 (20.07%) Software Engineering
7 216 (19.35%) AWS
8 202 (18.10%) Test Automation
9 201 (18.01%) Finance
10 198 (17.74%) .NET
11 192 (17.20%) SQL
12 165 (14.78%) TDD
13 159 (14.25%) Python
14 153 (13.71%) Azure
15 139 (12.46%) React
16 133 (11.92%) SDLC
17 122 (10.93%) BDD
17 122 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
18 118 (10.57%) AngularJS
19 115 (10.30%) JIRA
20 111 (9.95%) Docker
21 107 (9.59%) Git (software)
22 106 (9.50%) Kanban
23 103 (9.23%) Problem-Solving
24 101 (9.05%) CSS
25 98 (8.78%) HTML
26 97 (8.69%) Selenium
27 92 (8.24%) SQL Server
27 92 (8.24%) Microsoft
28 91 (8.15%) MVC

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 75 (6.72%) Confluence
2 27 (2.42%) CMS
3 23 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (1.70%) IIS
5 15 (1.34%) nginx
6 9 (0.81%) SharePoint
7 8 (0.72%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.45%) CICS
9 4 (0.36%) Apache
10 3 (0.27%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.27%) Red Hat Fuse
11 2 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.18%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.18%) Mule
11 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.090%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.090%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.090%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.090%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.36%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.090%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.090%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 9 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.72%) Magento
3 7 (0.63%) assyst
4 6 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
4 6 (0.54%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.45%) Northgate Housing
6 4 (0.36%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.36%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 216 (19.35%) AWS
2 153 (13.71%) Azure
3 61 (5.47%) Serverless
4 36 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
5 29 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
6 25 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
7 21 (1.88%) Amazon S3
7 21 (1.88%) GCP
7 21 (1.88%) GitHub
8 17 (1.52%) Trello
9 13 (1.16%) Office 365
9 13 (1.16%) SaaS
10 12 (1.08%) Amazon ECS
10 12 (1.08%) Cloudflare
11 10 (0.90%) IaaS
11 10 (0.90%) Route 53
11 10 (0.90%) Slack
12 9 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (0.81%) G Suite
13 8 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.25%) Internet
2 6 (0.54%) Firewall
2 6 (0.54%) HTTP
2 6 (0.54%) Skype
2 6 (0.54%) Unified Communications
3 5 (0.45%) AMQP
3 5 (0.45%) FTP
4 4 (0.36%) DNS
5 3 (0.27%) Intranet
5 3 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.27%) SMTP
5 3 (0.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.27%) WAN
6 2 (0.18%) CTI
6 2 (0.18%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.18%) LAN
6 2 (0.18%) MPLS
6 2 (0.18%) Network Security
6 2 (0.18%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.67%) NoSQL
3 35 (3.14%) MySQL
4 25 (2.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 25 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (2.15%) Relational Database
6 20 (1.79%) Redis
7 19 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
8 17 (1.52%) MongoDB
8 17 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (1.08%) Data Lake
10 12 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.54%) Amazon Aurora
11 6 (0.54%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.54%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.45%) Big Data
12 5 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 115 (10.30%) JIRA
2 107 (9.59%) Git (software)
3 97 (8.69%) Selenium
4 84 (7.53%) Jenkins
5 47 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 44 (3.94%) Cucumber
7 31 (2.78%) JMeter
7 31 (2.78%) SoapUI
8 27 (2.42%) Visual Studio
9 25 (2.24%) Maven
9 25 (2.24%) SpecFlow
10 23 (2.06%) WebDriver
11 19 (1.70%) Ranorex
12 18 (1.61%) Appium
13 17 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
14 16 (1.43%) JUnit
15 11 (0.99%) Bitbucket
15 11 (0.99%) GitLab
15 11 (0.99%) LoadRunner
15 11 (0.99%) Mockito
General
1 201 (18.01%) Finance
2 65 (5.82%) Marketing
3 39 (3.49%) Banking
4 27 (2.42%) Games
5 24 (2.15%) Retail
6 18 (1.61%) Public Sector
7 15 (1.34%) Legal
8 14 (1.25%) Automotive
8 14 (1.25%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.08%) Telecoms
10 9 (0.81%) Publishing
10 9 (0.81%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.54%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.45%) Advertising
12 5 (0.45%) Law
13 3 (0.27%) Front Office
14 2 (0.18%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.18%) Electronics
14 2 (0.18%) Local Government
14 2 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 318 (28.49%) Developer
2 139 (12.46%) Software Engineer
3 138 (12.37%) Analyst
4 69 (6.18%) C# Developer
5 59 (5.29%) Java Developer
6 58 (5.20%) Business Analyst
7 56 (5.02%) Senior Developer
8 55 (4.93%) .NET Developer
9 47 (4.21%) Project Manager
9 47 (4.21%) Software Developer
10 43 (3.85%) Tester
11 42 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
12 37 (3.32%) Test Engineer
13 34 (3.05%) JavaScript Developer
13 34 (3.05%) Senior Analyst
13 34 (3.05%) Test Analyst
14 33 (2.96%) Scrum Master
15 32 (2.87%) Delivery Manager
15 32 (2.87%) React Developer
16 29 (2.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (17.74%) .NET
2 139 (12.46%) React
3 118 (10.57%) AngularJS
4 101 (9.05%) CSS
5 98 (8.78%) HTML
6 85 (7.62%) Node.js
7 72 (6.45%) .NET Framework
8 68 (6.09%) ASP.NET
8 68 (6.09%) Spring
8 68 (6.09%) Web Services
9 65 (5.82%) .NET Core
10 63 (5.65%) REST
11 60 (5.38%) Vue.js
12 55 (4.93%) jQuery
13 48 (4.30%) Spring Boot
14 40 (3.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 36 (3.23%) RESTful
16 33 (2.96%) Entity Framework
17 30 (2.69%) HTML5
17 30 (2.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (5.20%) Greenfield Project
3 53 (4.75%) User Experience
4 25 (2.24%) Mainframe
5 24 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 24 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (1.88%) Management Information System
7 20 (1.79%) Data Centre
8 19 (1.70%) Cloud Native
9 17 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 17 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.52%) NHS
10 13 (1.16%) Virtual Team
11 6 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.54%) Video\Live Streaming
12 4 (0.36%) Life Science
12 4 (0.36%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.36%) RIA
12 4 (0.36%) Video on Demand
13 3 (0.27%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 70 (6.27%) Windows
2 53 (4.75%) Linux
3 24 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 18 (1.61%) Android
4 18 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.08%) Unix
5 12 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.36%) zOS
7 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.090%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (27.60%) Scrum
2 284 (25.45%) DevOps
3 224 (20.07%) Software Engineering
4 202 (18.10%) Test Automation
5 165 (14.78%) TDD
6 133 (11.92%) SDLC
7 122 (10.93%) BDD
7 122 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
8 106 (9.50%) Kanban
9 103 (9.23%) Problem-Solving
10 91 (8.15%) MVC
11 85 (7.62%) Mentoring
12 83 (7.44%) Microservices
12 83 (7.44%) Waterfall
13 78 (6.99%) Project Management
14 72 (6.45%) Software Delivery
15 70 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 68 (6.09%) Project Delivery
17 66 (5.91%) User Stories
18 65 (5.82%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 279 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 254 (22.76%) C#
3 253 (22.67%) Java
4 192 (17.20%) SQL
5 159 (14.25%) Python
6 62 (5.56%) PHP
7 49 (4.39%) Scala
8 46 (4.12%) Ruby
9 42 (3.76%) Bash Shell
9 42 (3.76%) C++
10 41 (3.67%) TypeScript
11 37 (3.32%) Go
12 25 (2.24%) C
12 25 (2.24%) Java 8
13 22 (1.97%) PowerShell
14 19 (1.70%) T-SQL
15 16 (1.43%) PL/SQL
16 15 (1.34%) Kotlin
16 15 (1.34%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (4.48%) Degree
2 23 (2.06%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.70%) ISEB
3 19 (1.70%) ISTQB
4 17 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.90%) AWS Certification
6 8 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.63%) IIBA
8 6 (0.54%) CISM
8 6 (0.54%) CISSP
8 6 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.36%) CISA
9 4 (0.36%) CISMP
9 4 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.36%) MCP
10 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.18%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.18%) QA
2 12 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.81%) GDPR
4 7 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.54%) PMO
6 5 (0.45%) HL7
7 4 (0.36%) COBIT
8 1 (0.090%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.090%) ITGC
8 1 (0.090%) NCSC
8 1 (0.090%) SLA
8 1 (0.090%) WCAG
System Software
1 111 (9.95%) Docker
2 9 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.45%) vSphere
4 4 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.27%) Postfix
6 2 (0.18%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.090%) HDFS
7 1 (0.090%) NDS
7 1 (0.090%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.090%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 75 (6.72%) Kubernetes
2 74 (6.63%) Terraform
3 52 (4.66%) Puppet
4 49 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
5 48 (4.30%) Ansible
6 11 (0.99%) Rancher
7 9 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.63%) CA Service Virtualization
9 5 (0.45%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
10 4 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
10 4 (0.36%) Cobbler
11 3 (0.27%) Kibana
12 2 (0.18%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.18%) linkerd
12 2 (0.18%) Packer
12 2 (0.18%) SCCM
12 2 (0.18%) TeamSite
12 2 (0.18%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 92 (8.24%) Microsoft
2 45 (4.03%) Oracle
3 43 (3.85%) Google
4 25 (2.24%) IBM
5 15 (1.34%) Unisys
6 12 (1.08%) VMware
6 12 (1.08%) Xamarin
7 10 (0.90%) EnterpriseDB
8 9 (0.81%) HP
8 9 (0.81%) SAP
9 7 (0.63%) CA
9 7 (0.63%) Splunk
10 6 (0.54%) Cisco
10 6 (0.54%) Hitachi
10 6 (0.54%) PeopleSoft
10 6 (0.54%) ServiceNow
10 6 (0.54%) Workday
11 5 (0.45%) Apple
11 5 (0.45%) Cognizant
11 5 (0.45%) Screaming Frog