Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Aug 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 774 1,526 2,276
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.57% 34.28% 36.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.15% 37.64% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 758 1,360 2,065
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £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 2,029 4,054 5,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.24% 91.08% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,725 3,393 4,982
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,250 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.18% -3.41% +3.53%

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 August 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 7 August 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 0 597 £50,000 +5.26% 88
Halifax 0 55 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Bradford +2 54 £43,000 +1.18% 6
Huddersfield +3 11 £51,250 +7.89% 1
Wakefield -1 9 £55,000 +35.26% 2
Wetherby +5 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Bingley - 6 £65,000 - 3
Pontefract +9 5 £40,000 -
Otley +4 3 - -
Sowerby Bridge +2 3 £50,125 +11.14%
Dewsbury +4 1 £55,000 +144.44%
Ilkley +3 1 £55,000 +42.86% 1
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 August 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.

1 228 (29.46%) JavaScript
2 211 (27.26%) DevOps
3 207 (26.74%) Java
4 190 (24.55%) Scrum
5 163 (21.06%) Software Engineering
6 162 (20.93%) C#
7 152 (19.64%) AWS
8 138 (17.83%) SQL
9 132 (17.05%) Python
10 118 (15.25%) .NET
10 118 (15.25%) Test Automation
11 116 (14.99%) Finance
12 110 (14.21%) React
13 103 (13.31%) Azure
14 101 (13.05%) AngularJS
15 99 (12.79%) SDLC
15 99 (12.79%) TDD
16 89 (11.50%) Docker
17 87 (11.24%) Node.js
18 84 (10.85%) HTML
19 81 (10.47%) CSS
20 80 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
21 76 (9.82%) Microservices
22 71 (9.17%) Terraform
23 70 (9.04%) BDD
23 70 (9.04%) SQL Server
24 67 (8.66%) Kubernetes
25 66 (8.53%) JIRA
26 63 (8.14%) Problem-Solving
27 62 (8.01%) Jenkins

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 38 (4.91%) Confluence
2 15 (1.94%) CMS
3 11 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.16%) IIS
5 8 (1.03%) nginx
6 7 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.78%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.52%) Apache
8 4 (0.52%) CICS
9 2 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.26%) Anypoint
9 2 (0.26%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Fuse
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.13%) Mule
10 1 (0.13%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.26%) InVision
4 2 (0.26%) Sketch
5 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
2 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.65%) Magento
2 5 (0.65%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 152 (19.64%) AWS
2 103 (13.31%) Azure
3 44 (5.68%) Serverless
4 31 (4.01%) AWS Lambda
5 29 (3.75%) GCP
6 25 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 20 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (2.07%) Amazon S3
9 14 (1.81%) SaaS
10 12 (1.55%) Amazon ECS
11 11 (1.42%) Trello
12 10 (1.29%) Slack
13 9 (1.16%) GitHub
13 9 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (1.03%) Cloudflare
14 8 (1.03%) IaaS
15 7 (0.90%) AWS Fargate
15 7 (0.90%) Route 53
16 6 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
17 4 (0.52%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.03%) Broadband
2 6 (0.78%) Unified Communications
3 5 (0.65%) Skype
4 4 (0.52%) FTP
4 4 (0.52%) Internet
5 3 (0.39%) HTTP
6 2 (0.26%) BGP
6 2 (0.26%) CTI
6 2 (0.26%) DNS
6 2 (0.26%) Firewall
6 2 (0.26%) IPsec
6 2 (0.26%) LAN
6 2 (0.26%) MPLS
6 2 (0.26%) Network Security
6 2 (0.26%) WAN
6 2 (0.26%) WLAN
7 1 (0.13%) DHCP
7 1 (0.13%) Extranet
7 1 (0.13%) SAN
7 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (9.04%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.36%) NoSQL
3 24 (3.10%) MySQL
4 18 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (2.20%) Relational Database
6 14 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 13 (1.68%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (1.03%) Redis
11 7 (0.90%) Data Lake
12 6 (0.78%) Apache Hive
12 6 (0.78%) Big Data
13 5 (0.65%) Amazon Aurora
13 5 (0.65%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.52%) Power BI
14 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 66 (8.53%) JIRA
2 62 (8.01%) Jenkins
3 60 (7.75%) Git (software)
4 52 (6.72%) Selenium
5 23 (2.97%) Maven
6 22 (2.84%) Cucumber
6 22 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (2.33%) SpecFlow
8 17 (2.20%) Visual Studio
9 13 (1.68%) WebDriver
10 11 (1.42%) JUnit
10 11 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (1.29%) GitLab
11 10 (1.29%) Postman
11 10 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
12 9 (1.16%) Ranorex
12 9 (1.16%) SoapUI
13 7 (0.90%) Appium
13 7 (0.90%) IBM UrbanCode
14 6 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 116 (14.99%) Finance
2 42 (5.43%) Marketing
3 31 (4.01%) Banking
4 21 (2.71%) Retail
5 18 (2.33%) Games
6 14 (1.81%) Public Sector
7 8 (1.03%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.90%) Legal
8 7 (0.90%) Retail Banking
9 6 (0.78%) Automotive
9 6 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.52%) Publishing
11 3 (0.39%) Billing
11 3 (0.39%) Law
12 2 (0.26%) Advertising
12 2 (0.26%) Electronics
12 2 (0.26%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Housing Association
13 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 234 (30.23%) Developer
2 98 (12.66%) Software Engineer
3 82 (10.59%) Analyst
4 44 (5.68%) Senior Developer
5 41 (5.30%) Java Developer
6 40 (5.17%) C# Developer
7 37 (4.78%) .NET Developer
8 32 (4.13%) Software Developer
9 31 (4.01%) DevOps Engineer
10 30 (3.88%) Java Engineer
11 28 (3.62%) Project Manager
11 28 (3.62%) Scrum Master
12 27 (3.49%) AWS Engineer
12 27 (3.49%) JavaScript Developer
13 26 (3.36%) Tester
14 23 (2.97%) Architect
14 23 (2.97%) Product Owner
15 22 (2.84%) Business Analyst
15 22 (2.84%) Java Software Engineer
15 22 (2.84%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (15.25%) .NET
2 110 (14.21%) React
3 101 (13.05%) AngularJS
4 87 (11.24%) Node.js
5 84 (10.85%) HTML
6 81 (10.47%) CSS
7 51 (6.59%) Spring
8 43 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 43 (5.56%) Web Services
9 42 (5.43%) Spring Boot
9 42 (5.43%) Vue.js
10 39 (5.04%) .NET Core
11 36 (4.65%) jQuery
12 35 (4.52%) REST
13 34 (4.39%) ASP.NET
14 25 (3.23%) RESTful
15 22 (2.84%) HTML5
15 22 (2.84%) Laravel
15 22 (2.84%) SOAP
16 21 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (3.62%) Mainframe
4 27 (3.49%) User Experience
5 16 (2.07%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (1.94%) Client/Server
7 13 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 13 (1.68%) Virtual Team
8 12 (1.55%) Cloud Native
9 9 (1.16%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.03%) NHS
11 4 (0.52%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.52%) RIA
11 4 (0.52%) Video\Live Streaming
12 3 (0.39%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.39%) Over-the-Top Content
12 3 (0.39%) Video on Demand
13 2 (0.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 61 (7.88%) Windows
2 41 (5.30%) Linux
3 23 (2.97%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.42%) Android
5 10 (1.29%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.90%) Unix
7 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.52%) zOS
8 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (27.26%) DevOps
2 190 (24.55%) Scrum
3 163 (21.06%) Software Engineering
4 118 (15.25%) Test Automation
5 99 (12.79%) SDLC
5 99 (12.79%) TDD
6 80 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 76 (9.82%) Microservices
8 70 (9.04%) BDD
9 63 (8.14%) Problem-Solving
10 54 (6.98%) MVC
11 53 (6.85%) Kanban
11 53 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 52 (6.72%) Mentoring
12 52 (6.72%) Waterfall
13 50 (6.46%) Project Management
14 49 (6.33%) Open Source
15 47 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
16 44 (5.68%) Front End Development
17 43 (5.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 228 (29.46%) JavaScript
2 207 (26.74%) Java
3 162 (20.93%) C#
4 138 (17.83%) SQL
5 132 (17.05%) Python
6 41 (5.30%) Scala
7 40 (5.17%) PHP
8 39 (5.04%) Go
9 36 (4.65%) Bash Shell
9 36 (4.65%) TypeScript
10 35 (4.52%) C++
11 33 (4.26%) Ruby
12 20 (2.58%) Java 8
13 18 (2.33%) C
14 16 (2.07%) T-SQL
15 15 (1.94%) Kotlin
15 15 (1.94%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.94%) PowerShell
16 14 (1.81%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (5.43%) Degree
2 17 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.42%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.03%) ISEB
4 8 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (0.78%) AWS Certification
6 6 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (0.52%) MCP
8 3 (0.39%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.26%) CCIE
9 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.13%) CISMP
10 1 (0.13%) MCSD
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.33%) QA
2 7 (0.90%) SLA
3 5 (0.65%) GDPR
3 5 (0.65%) PMO
4 4 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.26%) HL7
7 1 (0.13%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) ITGC
7 1 (0.13%) NCSC
System Software
1 89 (11.50%) Docker
2 6 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.52%) vSphere
4 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 71 (9.17%) Terraform
2 67 (8.66%) Kubernetes
3 40 (5.17%) Puppet
4 38 (4.91%) Ansible
5 32 (4.13%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.03%) Rancher
7 7 (0.90%) CA Service Virtualization
8 4 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.52%) Cisco UCCE
8 4 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.39%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.39%) Kibana
9 3 (0.39%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.26%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.26%) Istio
10 2 (0.26%) linkerd
10 2 (0.26%) Packer
10 2 (0.26%) TeamSite
10 2 (0.26%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (5.43%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.04%) Oracle
3 25 (3.23%) Google
4 18 (2.33%) IBM
5 14 (1.81%) Hitachi
6 13 (1.68%) Unisys
7 9 (1.16%) EnterpriseDB
8 8 (1.03%) Xamarin
9 7 (0.90%) Apple
9 7 (0.90%) CA
9 7 (0.90%) ServiceNow
9 7 (0.90%) VMware
10 6 (0.78%) Cisco
10 6 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
10 6 (0.78%) Workday
11 5 (0.65%) Cognizant
11 5 (0.65%) Northgate
11 5 (0.65%) Splunk
12 4 (0.52%) IBM Sterling
12 4 (0.52%) Salesforce.com