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

Agile Software Development
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 2,305 2,304 2,803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 33.39% 31.83% 31.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.54% 35.24% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,059 2,081 2,532
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.05% +0.58%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 6,308 6,538 7,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.37% 90.32% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5,389 5,674 6,560
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,050 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 February 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 February 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 1,792 £47,500 +5.56% 256
Bradford 0 244 £45,000 +5.88% 34
Halifax +1 97 £47,500 - 7
Wakefield +18 42 £45,000 +21.62% 9
Huddersfield +10 35 £42,500 - 7
Bingley -5 11 £41,000 -13.68% 1
Pudsey +9 8 £35,000 - 2
Ilkley +2 8 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Keighley -9 4 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Pontefract -1 3 £30,000 -36.84%
Cleckheaton -1 3 £40,000 -
Castleford - 3 £39,000 - 2
Brighouse - 1 £45,000 - 1
Elland - 1 £25,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 640 (27.77%) C#
2 631 (27.38%) Scrum
3 612 (26.55%) .NET
4 607 (26.33%) SQL
5 497 (21.56%) JavaScript
6 480 (20.82%) Java
7 436 (18.92%) TDD
8 432 (18.74%) Finance
9 414 (17.96%) Test Automation
10 378 (16.40%) HTML
11 363 (15.75%) MVC
12 334 (14.49%) SDLC
13 333 (14.45%) SQL Server
14 331 (14.36%) Software Engineering
15 317 (13.75%) CSS
16 316 (13.71%) ASP.NET
17 315 (13.67%) Microsoft
18 294 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
19 293 (12.71%) BDD
20 262 (11.37%) AngularJS
21 248 (10.76%) Git (software)
22 246 (10.67%) Waterfall
23 244 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
24 234 (10.15%) OO
25 227 (9.85%) DevOps
26 211 (9.15%) Selenium
27 210 (9.11%) Web Services
28 205 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
29 171 (7.42%) Oracle
29 171 (7.42%) Project Management

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 47 (2.04%) Confluence
2 43 (1.87%) CMS
3 33 (1.43%) Tomcat
4 23 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 22 (0.95%) Apache
5 22 (0.95%) Umbraco
6 17 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (0.61%) IIS
7 14 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 13 (0.56%) CloudStack
8 13 (0.56%) OpenStack
8 13 (0.56%) WordPress
9 11 (0.48%) SharePoint
10 9 (0.39%) JBoss
10 9 (0.39%) SAS
11 7 (0.30%) Drupal
11 7 (0.30%) Oracle 9iAS
11 7 (0.30%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 46 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.56%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.17%) InVision
8 2 (0.087%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.043%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 5 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.087%) Exstream
2 2 (0.087%) Magento
2 2 (0.087%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.087%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.087%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.043%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.043%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.043%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.043%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.043%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.043%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.043%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 138 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 110 (4.77%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (1.34%) GitHub
3 31 (1.34%) SaaS
4 22 (0.95%) IaaS
5 17 (0.74%) PaaS
6 14 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.35%) Slack
8 6 (0.26%) G Suite
8 6 (0.26%) Office 365
9 4 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.17%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.17%) npm
10 3 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.087%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 40 (1.74%) Firewall
2 17 (0.74%) WAN
3 16 (0.69%) LAN
4 10 (0.43%) Internet
5 9 (0.39%) DNS
5 9 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (0.39%) VoIP
5 9 (0.39%) WLAN
6 7 (0.30%) SAN
6 7 (0.30%) SSL
7 5 (0.22%) Intranet
7 5 (0.22%) Skype
7 5 (0.22%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.22%) VPN
8 4 (0.17%) DHCP
9 3 (0.13%) AMQP
9 3 (0.13%) PPP
10 2 (0.087%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.087%) HTTP
10 2 (0.087%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (14.45%) SQL Server
2 117 (5.08%) NoSQL
3 93 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 92 (3.99%) MySQL
5 60 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 57 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
7 53 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (1.69%) Big Data
10 36 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 35 (1.52%) Relational Database
12 29 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
13 24 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
14 22 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (0.87%) Redis
16 19 (0.82%) Power BI
17 18 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
17 18 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (0.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
19 15 (0.65%) Riak
Development Applications
1 248 (10.76%) Git (software)
2 211 (9.15%) Selenium
3 168 (7.29%) JIRA
4 124 (5.38%) Cucumber
5 121 (5.25%) Visual Studio
6 116 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 102 (4.43%) Jenkins
8 93 (4.03%) Subversion
9 81 (3.51%) SpecFlow
10 74 (3.21%) WebDriver
11 53 (2.30%) SoapUI
12 51 (2.21%) TeamCity
13 49 (2.13%) Maven
14 35 (1.52%) NUnit
15 30 (1.30%) Mercurial
16 29 (1.26%) MSTest
17 27 (1.17%) Ranorex
18 25 (1.08%) Appium
18 25 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
19 24 (1.04%) gulp
General
1 432 (18.74%) Finance
2 162 (7.03%) Retail
3 79 (3.43%) Marketing
4 42 (1.82%) Advertising
5 34 (1.48%) Games
5 34 (1.48%) Legal
6 30 (1.30%) Law
7 16 (0.69%) Banking
7 16 (0.69%) Multimedia
8 13 (0.56%) Automotive
8 13 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 13 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (0.52%) Billing
10 11 (0.48%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.30%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.26%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.13%) Back Office
14 1 (0.043%) Electronics
14 1 (0.043%) Local Government
14 1 (0.043%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 827 (35.88%) Developer
2 476 (20.65%) Analyst
3 299 (12.97%) .NET Developer
4 293 (12.71%) Business Analyst
5 171 (7.42%) C# Developer
6 160 (6.94%) Senior Developer
7 150 (6.51%) Java Developer
8 139 (6.03%) C# .NET Developer
9 132 (5.73%) Project Manager
10 118 (5.12%) Software Engineer
11 114 (4.95%) Test Analyst
12 110 (4.77%) Software Developer
13 88 (3.82%) SQL Developer
14 83 (3.60%) Tester
15 82 (3.56%) Architect
16 80 (3.47%) Agile Business Analyst
17 76 (3.30%) DevOps Engineer
18 72 (3.12%) Senior Analyst
19 71 (3.08%) Automation Tester
20 68 (2.95%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 612 (26.55%) .NET
2 378 (16.40%) HTML
3 317 (13.75%) CSS
4 316 (13.71%) ASP.NET
5 262 (11.37%) AngularJS
6 210 (9.11%) Web Services
7 205 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 167 (7.25%) jQuery
9 165 (7.16%) .NET Framework
10 161 (6.98%) Node.js
11 154 (6.68%) XML
12 142 (6.16%) RESTful
13 133 (5.77%) Spring
13 133 (5.77%) WCF
14 127 (5.51%) React
15 108 (4.69%) SOAP
16 74 (3.21%) Entity Framework
17 73 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 72 (3.12%) ASP.NET Web API
19 71 (3.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 167 (7.25%) Greenfield Project
2 146 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 144 (6.25%) User Experience
4 75 (3.25%) Mobile App
5 68 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
6 45 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 42 (1.82%) Computer Science
8 34 (1.48%) NHS
9 17 (0.74%) Algorithms
10 16 (0.69%) Data Structures
11 15 (0.65%) Social Media
12 14 (0.61%) Tandem
13 13 (0.56%) N-Tier
14 10 (0.43%) PMI
15 9 (0.39%) Public Cloud
16 7 (0.30%) Fintech
16 7 (0.30%) Music Streaming
17 6 (0.26%) Device Driver
17 6 (0.26%) Hedge funds
18 5 (0.22%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 125 (5.42%) Linux
2 62 (2.69%) Windows
3 49 (2.13%) Android
3 49 (2.13%) Unix
4 29 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 17 (0.74%) Windows Server
6 12 (0.52%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 7 (0.30%) CentOS
8 6 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.087%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.043%) Fedora
11 1 (0.043%) SUSE
11 1 (0.043%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 631 (27.38%) Scrum
2 436 (18.92%) TDD
3 414 (17.96%) Test Automation
4 363 (15.75%) MVC
5 334 (14.49%) SDLC
6 331 (14.36%) Software Engineering
7 294 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 293 (12.71%) BDD
9 246 (10.67%) Waterfall
10 244 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
11 234 (10.15%) OO
12 227 (9.85%) DevOps
13 171 (7.42%) Project Management
14 160 (6.94%) Mentoring
15 151 (6.55%) E-Commerce
15 151 (6.55%) User Stories
16 139 (6.03%) Kanban
17 134 (5.81%) Software Delivery
18 127 (5.51%) Unit Testing
19 125 (5.42%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 640 (27.77%) C#
2 607 (26.33%) SQL
3 497 (21.56%) JavaScript
4 480 (20.82%) Java
5 169 (7.33%) Python
6 154 (6.68%) PHP
7 137 (5.94%) T-SQL
8 136 (5.90%) Ruby
9 77 (3.34%) C++
10 52 (2.26%) Scala
11 46 (2.00%) PL/SQL
12 41 (1.78%) Bash Shell
13 34 (1.48%) Go
14 31 (1.34%) Shell Script
15 25 (1.08%) C
15 25 (1.08%) VB.NET
16 23 (1.00%) PowerShell
17 16 (0.69%) Perl
17 16 (0.69%) TypeScript
17 16 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 103 (4.47%) Degree
2 59 (2.56%) ISEB
3 50 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 29 (1.26%) Security Cleared
5 21 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 18 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (0.69%) SC Cleared
8 14 (0.61%) PMI Certification
9 13 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.30%) APMP
11 7 (0.30%) PMP
12 6 (0.26%) CISM
12 6 (0.26%) CISSP
13 3 (0.13%) Master's Degree
13 3 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.087%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 2 (0.087%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.087%) Numerate Degree
15 1 (0.043%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (4.86%) QA
2 21 (0.91%) PMO
3 16 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.61%) GDPR
5 13 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.30%) HL7
6 7 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.30%) SLA
7 4 (0.17%) GCP
7 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 131 (5.68%) Docker
2 17 (0.74%) vSphere
3 12 (0.52%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.26%) Xen
5 6 (0.26%) XenServer
6 5 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.22%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.17%) HDFS
7 4 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.087%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.043%) Firmware
9 1 (0.043%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 97 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
2 88 (3.82%) Puppet
3 56 (2.43%) Ansible
4 33 (1.43%) Cobbler
5 32 (1.39%) Kubernetes
6 24 (1.04%) Terraform
7 22 (0.95%) Tivoli
8 18 (0.78%) Packer
9 13 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
9 13 (0.56%) SmoothWall
10 12 (0.52%) Nagios
11 11 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (0.43%) Graphite
12 10 (0.43%) Rancher
13 7 (0.30%) Salt
14 6 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 6 (0.26%) Grafana
14 6 (0.26%) Kibana
14 6 (0.26%) WSUS
14 6 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 315 (13.67%) Microsoft
2 171 (7.42%) Oracle
3 101 (4.38%) Google
4 51 (2.21%) Twitter
5 30 (1.30%) Adobe
6 25 (1.08%) EnterpriseDB
6 25 (1.08%) IBM
7 21 (0.91%) Tableau
8 18 (0.78%) VMware
8 18 (0.78%) Zend
9 17 (0.74%) Perforce
10 15 (0.65%) SAP
11 14 (0.61%) Talend
12 11 (0.48%) Capita
12 11 (0.48%) Xamarin
13 10 (0.43%) Apple
14 9 (0.39%) HP
15 7 (0.30%) BEA
15 7 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
16 6 (0.26%) Sitecore