Period
to 26 November 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 26 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 9,232 2,449 2,245
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 31.48% 29.91% 28.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.19% 31.87% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7,315 2,200 2,013
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £56,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.68% +1.82%
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 27,818 7,685 7,271
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 94.85% 93.86% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21,736 6,895 6,386
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,312
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.03% +4.20%
75th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +2.94%

Agile Software Development
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Agile Software Development trend for jobs with a WFH option

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Agile Software Development.

Agile Software Development salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 26 November 2021.

Agile Software Development salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 26 November 2021, Agile Software Development job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 2,558 (27.71%) JavaScript
2 2,390 (25.89%) Scrum
3 2,288 (24.78%) Azure
4 2,257 (24.45%) AWS
5 2,238 (24.24%) DevOps
6 2,128 (23.05%) Finance
7 2,044 (22.14%) Social Skills
8 1,987 (21.52%) Software Engineering
9 1,979 (21.44%) C#
10 1,932 (20.93%) SQL
11 1,849 (20.03%) React
12 1,795 (19.44%) .NET
13 1,558 (16.88%) Java
14 1,514 (16.40%) Docker
15 1,371 (14.85%) Microservices
16 1,325 (14.35%) Full Stack Development
17 1,294 (14.02%) Kubernetes
18 1,284 (13.91%) TDD
19 1,264 (13.69%) Mentoring
20 1,250 (13.54%) Git (software)
21 1,212 (13.13%) Test Automation
22 1,202 (13.02%) Microsoft
23 1,199 (12.99%) HTML
24 1,141 (12.36%) Python
25 1,134 (12.28%) CSS
26 1,060 (11.48%) TypeScript
27 1,041 (11.28%) Node.js
28 990 (10.72%) Problem-Solving
29 967 (10.47%) AngularJS
29 967 (10.47%) Web Services

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 312 (3.38%) Confluence
2 220 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 179 (1.94%) CMS
4 157 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 125 (1.35%) Apache
6 93 (1.01%) WordPress
7 66 (0.71%) Apache Spark
8 49 (0.53%) nginx
9 46 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
10 45 (0.49%) Apache Solr
10 45 (0.49%) IIS
11 39 (0.42%) Documentum
12 37 (0.40%) SAS
13 36 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
14 27 (0.29%) Anypoint
14 27 (0.29%) Mule
14 27 (0.29%) Mule ESB
15 26 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
16 24 (0.26%) Drupal
17 22 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 111 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 107 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
3 106 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
4 95 (1.03%) Sketch
5 87 (0.94%) Figma
6 81 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 65 (0.70%) InVision
8 60 (0.65%) MS Visio
9 22 (0.24%) Adobe XD
10 19 (0.21%) Chatbot
11 18 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 15 (0.16%) Windchill
13 14 (0.15%) Photoshop
14 9 (0.097%) Marvel
15 8 (0.087%) Adobe Premiere
15 8 (0.087%) Zeplin
16 7 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
16 7 (0.076%) Final Cut Pro
16 7 (0.076%) SOLIDWORKS
16 7 (0.076%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 74 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 60 (0.65%) NetSuite
3 51 (0.55%) Shopify
4 45 (0.49%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 44 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
6 21 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
6 21 (0.23%) TrackWise
7 20 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
8 19 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
9 18 (0.19%) Magento
10 15 (0.16%) R3 Corda
10 15 (0.16%) Summit
11 13 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 11 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
13 10 (0.11%) Sage 200
14 8 (0.087%) Oracle EBS
14 8 (0.087%) Oracle ERP
15 6 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
15 6 (0.065%) SAP S/4HANA
15 6 (0.065%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2,288 (24.78%) Azure
2 2,257 (24.45%) AWS
3 940 (10.18%) SaaS
4 645 (6.99%) GCP
5 557 (6.03%) Serverless
6 295 (3.20%) AWS Lambda
7 287 (3.11%) GitHub
8 250 (2.71%) Power Platform
9 233 (2.52%) Amazon S3
10 196 (2.12%) PaaS
11 157 (1.70%) AWS CloudFormation
12 142 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
13 133 (1.44%) Microsoft 365
14 130 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
15 125 (1.35%) IaaS
16 123 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
17 121 (1.31%) iPaaS
18 96 (1.04%) Azure Service Bus
19 85 (0.92%) AWS Step Functions
19 85 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 90 (0.97%) HTTP
2 80 (0.87%) Internet
3 71 (0.77%) Firewall
4 50 (0.54%) DNS
5 44 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 40 (0.43%) Broadband
7 33 (0.36%) VPN
8 31 (0.34%) WAN
9 27 (0.29%) DHCP
10 23 (0.25%) SSL
11 22 (0.24%) IPv6
12 19 (0.21%) Network Security
12 19 (0.21%) VLAN
13 18 (0.19%) LAN
14 15 (0.16%) IPv4
14 15 (0.16%) VoIP
15 14 (0.15%) IPsec
15 14 (0.15%) SD-WAN
16 12 (0.13%) Modbus
17 10 (0.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 903 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 634 (6.87%) NoSQL
3 392 (4.25%) MySQL
4 355 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 342 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 326 (3.53%) Relational Database
7 279 (3.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 238 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
9 194 (2.10%) Power BI
10 179 (1.94%) Big Data
11 153 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 139 (1.51%) Redis
13 136 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
14 123 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 103 (1.12%) Blockchain
16 95 (1.03%) Data Lake
17 88 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
18 81 (0.88%) Hadoop
19 67 (0.73%) Tableau
20 55 (0.60%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1,250 (13.54%) Git (software)
2 795 (8.61%) JIRA
3 522 (5.65%) Jenkins
4 359 (3.89%) Selenium
5 186 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 171 (1.85%) Visual Studio
7 163 (1.77%) JUnit
8 149 (1.61%) TeamCity
9 147 (1.59%) Cypress.io
10 146 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
11 141 (1.53%) Maven
12 136 (1.47%) Cucumber
12 136 (1.47%) GitLab
12 136 (1.47%) webpack
13 131 (1.42%) Bitbucket
14 127 (1.38%) SpecFlow
15 108 (1.17%) Postman
16 75 (0.81%) WebDriver
17 73 (0.79%) CircleCI
18 64 (0.69%) NUnit
General
1 2,128 (23.05%) Finance
2 2,044 (22.14%) Social Skills
3 581 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 518 (5.61%) Retail
5 502 (5.44%) Marketing
6 411 (4.45%) Public Sector
7 370 (4.01%) Banking
8 262 (2.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 229 (2.48%) Telecoms
10 228 (2.47%) Law
11 223 (2.42%) Front Office
12 208 (2.25%) Legal
13 186 (2.01%) Games
13 186 (2.01%) Presentation Skills
14 159 (1.72%) Manufacturing
15 154 (1.67%) Advertising
16 131 (1.42%) Organisational Skills
17 119 (1.29%) Electronics
18 104 (1.13%) Influencing Skills
19 103 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3,784 (40.99%) Developer
2 813 (8.81%) Software Engineer
3 763 (8.26%) Senior Developer
4 639 (6.92%) Analyst
5 616 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 597 (6.47%) React Developer
7 519 (5.62%) Architect
8 499 (5.41%) .NET Developer
9 492 (5.33%) Project Manager
10 471 (5.10%) Java Developer
11 439 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
12 433 (4.69%) Software Developer
13 389 (4.21%) Business Analyst
14 383 (4.15%) DevOps Engineer
15 312 (3.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 295 (3.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 255 (2.76%) AWS Engineer
18 240 (2.60%) PHP Developer
19 235 (2.55%) Senior Software Engineer
20 226 (2.45%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,849 (20.03%) React
2 1,795 (19.44%) .NET
3 1,199 (12.99%) HTML
4 1,134 (12.28%) CSS
5 1,041 (11.28%) Node.js
6 967 (10.47%) AngularJS
6 967 (10.47%) Web Services
7 836 (9.06%) .NET Core
8 810 (8.77%) REST
9 650 (7.04%) RESTful
10 439 (4.76%) Spring
11 417 (4.52%) Vue.js
12 398 (4.31%) HTML5
13 383 (4.15%) ASP.NET
14 371 (4.02%) .NET Framework
15 327 (3.54%) XML
16 306 (3.31%) JSON
16 306 (3.31%) Redux
17 297 (3.22%) jQuery
18 270 (2.92%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 800 (8.67%) User Experience
2 587 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
3 390 (4.22%) Self-Motivation
4 365 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 224 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
6 216 (2.34%) Cloud Native
7 198 (2.14%) Virtual Team
8 153 (1.66%) Public Cloud
9 127 (1.38%) Management Information System
10 109 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 107 (1.16%) Legacy Systems
12 103 (1.12%) Algorithms
13 101 (1.09%) Derivative
14 99 (1.07%) Data Structures
15 98 (1.06%) Legacy Code
16 96 (1.04%) Hedge funds
17 94 (1.02%) Fixed Income
18 93 (1.01%) Equities
18 93 (1.01%) Life Science
19 89 (0.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 670 (7.26%) Linux
2 308 (3.34%) Windows
3 247 (2.68%) Android
4 238 (2.58%) Apple iOS
5 109 (1.18%) Unix
6 94 (1.02%) Windows Server
7 42 (0.45%) CentOS
8 37 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 32 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (0.19%) Fedora
11 17 (0.18%) AIX
12 16 (0.17%) Solaris
13 12 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (0.12%) Mac OS
14 11 (0.12%) Windows 10
14 11 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
15 10 (0.11%) SUSE
15 10 (0.11%) VMS
16 3 (0.032%) Windows Server 2016
17 2 (0.022%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,390 (25.89%) Scrum
2 2,238 (24.24%) DevOps
3 1,987 (21.52%) Software Engineering
4 1,371 (14.85%) Microservices
5 1,325 (14.35%) Full Stack Development
6 1,284 (13.91%) TDD
7 1,264 (13.69%) Mentoring
8 1,212 (13.13%) Test Automation
9 990 (10.72%) Problem-Solving
10 909 (9.85%) Project Management
11 777 (8.42%) SDLC
12 689 (7.46%) Front End Development
13 666 (7.21%) Computer Science
13 666 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
14 641 (6.94%) BDD
15 632 (6.85%) Coaching
16 615 (6.66%) Stakeholder Management
17 604 (6.54%) Waterfall
18 597 (6.47%) MVC
19 561 (6.08%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2,558 (27.71%) JavaScript
2 1,979 (21.44%) C#
3 1,932 (20.93%) SQL
4 1,558 (16.88%) Java
5 1,141 (12.36%) Python
6 1,060 (11.48%) TypeScript
7 485 (5.25%) PHP
8 369 (4.00%) Go
9 263 (2.85%) Kotlin
10 248 (2.69%) T-SQL
11 238 (2.58%) PowerShell
12 214 (2.32%) Scala
13 210 (2.27%) C
14 185 (2.00%) Ruby
15 178 (1.93%) C++
16 158 (1.71%) Java 8
17 136 (1.47%) ES6
18 133 (1.44%) Bash Shell
19 102 (1.10%) VB.NET
20 88 (0.95%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 832 (9.01%) Degree
2 384 (4.16%) Security Cleared
3 383 (4.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 338 (3.66%) SC Cleared
5 103 (1.12%) PMI Certification
6 94 (1.02%) ISTQB
7 86 (0.93%) CISSP
8 76 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
9 68 (0.74%) PMP
10 66 (0.71%) CISM
11 62 (0.67%) ISEB
12 59 (0.64%) Master's Degree
13 55 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 52 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
15 49 (0.53%) CRISC
16 48 (0.52%) AWS Certification
17 40 (0.43%) CISA
18 33 (0.36%) DBS Check
19 32 (0.35%) CESG Certified Professional
20 31 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 827 (8.96%) QA
2 219 (2.37%) Accessibility
3 129 (1.40%) PMO
4 126 (1.36%) GDPR
5 72 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 69 (0.75%) Data Quality
7 61 (0.66%) SLA
8 47 (0.51%) NIST
9 39 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 32 (0.35%) ITGC
11 27 (0.29%) WCAG
12 22 (0.24%) PCI DSS
13 20 (0.22%) ISO 13485
13 20 (0.22%) NCSC
14 16 (0.17%) IASME
15 15 (0.16%) COBIT
15 15 (0.16%) GRC
15 15 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27005
16 11 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
16 11 (0.12%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1,514 (16.40%) Docker
2 117 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 32 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (0.19%) vSphere
6 12 (0.13%) Firmware
7 11 (0.12%) ISA Server
8 10 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 9 (0.097%) Hyper-V
10 8 (0.087%) iptables
11 5 (0.054%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.054%) Varnish
11 5 (0.054%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (0.054%) XenApp
12 4 (0.043%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.032%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.032%) Xen
14 2 (0.022%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.022%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.011%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1,294 (14.02%) Kubernetes
2 730 (7.91%) Terraform
3 267 (2.89%) Puppet
4 261 (2.83%) Ansible
5 208 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
6 93 (1.01%) Grafana
7 51 (0.55%) Prometheus
8 49 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
9 35 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
10 23 (0.25%) Icinga
11 19 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
12 17 (0.18%) Amdocs OSS
12 17 (0.18%) SCCM
13 16 (0.17%) CASB
13 16 (0.17%) Nagios
13 16 (0.17%) Nessus
14 14 (0.15%) PTC Integrity
15 13 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
15 13 (0.14%) HAProxy
16 12 (0.13%) Rancher
Vendors
1 1,202 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 396 (4.29%) Oracle
3 337 (3.65%) Google
4 253 (2.74%) SAP
5 213 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
6 180 (1.95%) ServiceNow
7 155 (1.68%) Adobe
8 112 (1.21%) MuleSoft
9 106 (1.15%) Xamarin
10 88 (0.95%) IBM
11 77 (0.83%) Mercator
12 75 (0.81%) Atlassian
13 64 (0.69%) Dell
14 61 (0.66%) Apple
15 52 (0.56%) VMware
16 50 (0.54%) Databricks
17 44 (0.48%) WooCommerce
18 43 (0.47%) Elastic Path
19 36 (0.39%) Red Hat
19 36 (0.39%) Splunk