Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 2,201 2,199 2,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.80% 31.78% 29.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.59% 33.91% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,908 1,952 2,074
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +4.55% -2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 5,703 6,485 7,484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 92.76% 93.71% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,814 5,494 6,230
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018. 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 1,686 £50,000 +5.26% 203
Bradford +5 215 £45,000 - 25
Wakefield +13 101 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Halifax 0 91 £45,000 -10.00% 12
Huddersfield -8 20 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Wetherby -5 13 £29,500 -9.23% 2
Ilkley +1 10 £47,000 +44.62% 1
Bingley 0 4 £52,000 +48.57% 3
Keighley -1 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Cleckheaton - 3 £45,000 -
Pontefract +10 2 £37,500 -16.67% 5
Brighouse 0 2 £32,500 - 1
Batley - 1 £50,000 -
Knottingley - 1 £52,500 -
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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.

1 670 (30.44%) C#
2 586 (26.62%) Java
3 566 (25.72%) Scrum
4 540 (24.53%) .NET
5 478 (21.72%) JavaScript
6 476 (21.63%) Test Automation
7 467 (21.22%) Finance
8 443 (20.13%) SQL
9 407 (18.49%) TDD
10 373 (16.95%) DevOps
11 314 (14.27%) HTML
12 309 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
13 301 (13.68%) MVC
14 293 (13.31%) BDD
15 291 (13.22%) CSS
15 291 (13.22%) Microsoft
16 286 (12.99%) Software Engineering
17 281 (12.77%) Python
18 275 (12.49%) ASP.NET
19 268 (12.18%) Amazon AWS
20 253 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
21 252 (11.45%) Git (software)
22 250 (11.36%) SDLC
23 245 (11.13%) Selenium
24 222 (10.09%) SQL Server
25 220 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
26 219 (9.95%) AngularJS
27 207 (9.40%) Mentoring
28 200 (9.09%) QA
29 199 (9.04%) ASP.NET 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 44 (2.00%) Confluence
2 38 (1.73%) Tomcat
3 36 (1.64%) CMS
4 29 (1.32%) Apache Spark
5 25 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 22 (1.00%) Drupal
6 22 (1.00%) IIS
7 21 (0.95%) CloudStack
7 21 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (0.95%) OpenStack
8 20 (0.91%) Apache
9 16 (0.73%) nginx
10 9 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.32%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.27%) WordPress
13 5 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.18%) OpenEdge
15 3 (0.14%) SAS
16 2 (0.091%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (1.36%) MS Visio
2 23 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (0.82%) Photoshop
4 13 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.23%) InVision
8 4 (0.18%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.045%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.045%) EngageOne
10 1 (0.045%) HipChat
10 1 (0.045%) Snagit
10 1 (0.045%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 10 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.23%) Magento
3 3 (0.14%) Exstream
3 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.091%) assyst
4 2 (0.091%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.045%) Carpe Diem
5 1 (0.045%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.045%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.045%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.045%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 309 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 268 (12.18%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (2.73%) SaaS
4 53 (2.41%) PaaS
5 52 (2.36%) IaaS
6 39 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (0.91%) Office 365
8 18 (0.82%) GitHub
9 12 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
9 12 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.45%) G Suite
10 10 (0.45%) Slack
11 9 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 9 (0.41%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
12 8 (0.36%) Sage Pay
13 3 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.091%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (0.86%) DNS
1 19 (0.86%) HTTP
2 17 (0.77%) Internet
3 13 (0.59%) Firewall
4 12 (0.55%) Intranet
5 7 (0.32%) Skype
6 6 (0.27%) MVNO
7 5 (0.23%) MQTT
8 4 (0.18%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.18%) WAN
8 4 (0.18%) WebEx
9 3 (0.14%) LAN
9 3 (0.14%) Network Security
9 3 (0.14%) SMS
9 3 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.091%) SAN
11 1 (0.045%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.045%) SSL
11 1 (0.045%) UPnP
11 1 (0.045%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 129 (5.86%) NoSQL
3 118 (5.36%) MySQL
4 71 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 42 (1.91%) Big Data
5 42 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
5 42 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (1.82%) Hadoop
7 35 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 34 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (1.50%) Relational Database
10 28 (1.27%) Riak
11 27 (1.23%) Redis
12 26 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
13 25 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
14 22 (1.00%) Power BI
14 22 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 18 (0.82%) Apache Hive
16 14 (0.64%) HBase
Development Applications
1 252 (11.45%) Git (software)
2 245 (11.13%) Selenium
3 191 (8.68%) Jenkins
4 176 (8.00%) JIRA
5 112 (5.09%) Cucumber
6 90 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 75 (3.41%) SpecFlow
8 66 (3.00%) WebDriver
9 65 (2.95%) Maven
9 65 (2.95%) SoapUI
10 63 (2.86%) Subversion
11 58 (2.64%) Visual Studio
12 54 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 50 (2.27%) TeamCity
14 46 (2.09%) Visual Studio Team System
15 44 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
16 37 (1.68%) JMeter
17 33 (1.50%) Bitbucket
18 30 (1.36%) Mercurial
19 28 (1.27%) NUnit
General
1 467 (21.22%) Finance
2 171 (7.77%) Retail
3 97 (4.41%) Marketing
4 34 (1.54%) Advertising
5 31 (1.41%) Legal
6 27 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 23 (1.04%) Banking
8 21 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 19 (0.86%) Games
10 17 (0.77%) Telecoms
11 11 (0.50%) Law
12 9 (0.41%) Automotive
12 9 (0.41%) Publishing
13 8 (0.36%) Back Office
13 8 (0.36%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.18%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.14%) Electronics
17 1 (0.045%) French Language
17 1 (0.045%) German Language
Job Titles
1 811 (36.85%) Developer
2 370 (16.81%) Analyst
3 212 (9.63%) Business Analyst
4 209 (9.50%) .NET Developer
5 165 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 145 (6.59%) Software Engineer
7 144 (6.54%) Senior Developer
8 143 (6.50%) C# Developer
9 126 (5.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 121 (5.50%) Architect
11 103 (4.68%) Tester
12 101 (4.59%) Project Manager
13 93 (4.23%) Software Developer
14 92 (4.18%) DevOps Engineer
14 92 (4.18%) Test Analyst
15 80 (3.63%) Platform Engineer
16 76 (3.45%) Lead Developer
17 74 (3.36%) Developer in Test
18 69 (3.13%) Automation Tester
19 68 (3.09%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 540 (24.53%) .NET
2 314 (14.27%) HTML
3 291 (13.22%) CSS
4 275 (12.49%) ASP.NET
5 219 (9.95%) AngularJS
6 199 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 196 (8.91%) Web Services
8 185 (8.41%) Spring
9 154 (7.00%) Node.js
10 136 (6.18%) jQuery
11 132 (6.00%) RESTful
12 117 (5.32%) XML
13 115 (5.22%) React
14 88 (4.00%) .NET Framework
14 88 (4.00%) Spring Boot
15 81 (3.68%) REST
15 81 (3.68%) SOAP
16 78 (3.54%) HTML5
17 69 (3.13%) WCF
18 68 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 198 (9.00%) Greenfield Project
2 127 (5.77%) User Experience
3 124 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (3.73%) Mobile App
5 69 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 68 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
7 35 (1.59%) NHS
8 34 (1.54%) Computer Science
9 30 (1.36%) Management Information System
10 26 (1.18%) Public Cloud
11 16 (0.73%) Driving Licence
11 16 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
12 13 (0.59%) Cloud Native
12 13 (0.59%) Fintech
13 11 (0.50%) PMI
13 11 (0.50%) Private Cloud
14 9 (0.41%) e-Learning
15 8 (0.36%) Data Centre
16 7 (0.32%) Smartphone
17 6 (0.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 118 (5.36%) Linux
2 63 (2.86%) Windows
3 61 (2.77%) Unix
4 46 (2.09%) Android
5 33 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.45%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.091%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.091%) VMS
9 2 (0.091%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.045%) Debian
10 1 (0.045%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.045%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.045%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.045%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (25.72%) Scrum
2 476 (21.63%) Test Automation
3 407 (18.49%) TDD
4 373 (16.95%) DevOps
5 301 (13.68%) MVC
6 293 (13.31%) BDD
7 286 (12.99%) Software Engineering
8 253 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
9 250 (11.36%) SDLC
10 220 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 207 (9.40%) Mentoring
12 188 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
13 187 (8.50%) Waterfall
14 165 (7.50%) Coaching
15 147 (6.68%) OO
16 142 (6.45%) User Stories
17 141 (6.41%) Project Management
18 123 (5.59%) E-Commerce
19 118 (5.36%) Microservices
20 112 (5.09%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 670 (30.44%) C#
2 586 (26.62%) Java
3 478 (21.72%) JavaScript
4 443 (20.13%) SQL
5 281 (12.77%) Python
6 186 (8.45%) PHP
7 120 (5.45%) Ruby
8 85 (3.86%) Java 8
9 82 (3.73%) Bash Shell
9 82 (3.73%) C++
10 72 (3.27%) Scala
11 63 (2.86%) T-SQL
12 59 (2.68%) PowerShell
13 40 (1.82%) Shell Script
14 38 (1.73%) C
15 33 (1.50%) Go
16 30 (1.36%) VB.NET
17 29 (1.32%) Perl
18 27 (1.23%) Kotlin
19 26 (1.18%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 94 (4.27%) Degree
2 46 (2.09%) Security Cleared
3 43 (1.95%) ISEB
4 37 (1.68%) ISTQB
5 12 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.50%) PMI Certification
6 11 (0.50%) PMP
7 10 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (0.36%) MCSD
9 7 (0.32%) APMP
9 7 (0.32%) AWS Certification
9 7 (0.32%) CBAP
10 6 (0.27%) CISSP
11 5 (0.23%) SAFe Agilist
11 5 (0.23%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.18%) CISM
12 4 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.18%) Sun Certification
13 3 (0.14%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (9.09%) QA
2 34 (1.54%) PMO
3 14 (0.64%) GDPR
3 14 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.14%) GCP
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.091%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.091%) SLA
7 1 (0.045%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 157 (7.13%) Docker
2 22 (1.00%) vSphere
3 14 (0.64%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.50%) Xen
4 11 (0.50%) XenServer
5 10 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.32%) HDFS
7 4 (0.18%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.14%) OpenDJ
8 3 (0.14%) OpenIDM
9 2 (0.091%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.091%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.045%) Firmware
10 1 (0.045%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 99 (4.50%) Puppet
2 97 (4.41%) Ansible
2 97 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (2.82%) Kubernetes
4 57 (2.59%) Terraform
5 37 (1.68%) Cobbler
6 27 (1.23%) Tivoli
7 21 (0.95%) Rancher
8 13 (0.59%) Docker Swarm
8 13 (0.59%) Prometheus
8 13 (0.59%) SmoothWall
9 7 (0.32%) Mesos
10 6 (0.27%) Grafana
10 6 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.23%) Nagios
12 4 (0.18%) Oozie
12 4 (0.18%) Packer
12 4 (0.18%) SCCM
13 3 (0.14%) HP ALM
13 3 (0.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 291 (13.22%) Microsoft
2 155 (7.04%) Oracle
3 150 (6.82%) Google
4 51 (2.32%) Xamarin
5 47 (2.14%) Twitter
6 32 (1.45%) Capita
7 26 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 25 (1.14%) Adobe
8 25 (1.14%) EnterpriseDB
8 25 (1.14%) MuleSoft
9 19 (0.86%) webMethods
10 17 (0.77%) Atlassian
10 17 (0.77%) SAP
10 17 (0.77%) Tableau
11 16 (0.73%) VMware
12 13 (0.59%) Informatica
13 12 (0.55%) Kofax
14 11 (0.50%) New Relic
15 9 (0.41%) Trend Micro
16 8 (0.36%) Talend