Period
to 7 July 2020

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

Agile Software Development
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,648 2,458 2,472
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 28.73% 29.83% 29.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.00% 32.14% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,890 4,375 4,457
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +11.65% +7.29%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 5,316 7,648 7,823
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 92.68% 92.80% 93.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4,510 6,518 6,782
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

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 7 July 2020.

Agile Software Development salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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.

1 621 (37.68%) JavaScript
2 472 (28.64%) Azure
3 454 (27.55%) .NET
4 445 (27.00%) Scrum
5 436 (26.46%) C#
6 389 (23.60%) AWS
7 385 (23.36%) AngularJS
8 375 (22.75%) TDD
9 361 (21.91%) Java
10 351 (21.30%) DevOps
11 325 (19.72%) HTML
12 324 (19.66%) CSS
13 313 (18.99%) React
14 286 (17.35%) SQL
15 268 (16.26%) Finance
15 268 (16.26%) Node.js
16 248 (15.05%) MVC
17 243 (14.75%) Microsoft
18 241 (14.62%) Docker
19 234 (14.20%) Microservices
19 234 (14.20%) SQL Server
20 231 (14.02%) .NET Core
21 230 (13.96%) BDD
22 227 (13.77%) Software Engineering
23 212 (12.86%) ASP.NET
24 192 (11.65%) TypeScript
25 172 (10.44%) Continuous Integration
26 170 (10.32%) Problem-Solving
27 168 (10.19%) SDLC
28 165 (10.01%) Git (software)

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 67 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
2 50 (3.03%) Confluence
3 30 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 17 (1.03%) Tomcat
5 15 (0.91%) Apache Spark
5 15 (0.91%) CMS
6 9 (0.55%) Apache
7 8 (0.49%) IIS
8 6 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.36%) Skype for Business
9 5 (0.30%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.24%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.24%) Moodle
10 4 (0.24%) nginx
10 4 (0.24%) NServiceBus
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.24%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.18%) Orchard CMS
11 3 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.73%) Chatbot
2 12 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.61%) InVision
3 10 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.55%) Adobe XD
4 9 (0.55%) Zeplin
5 7 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.18%) Sketch
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.061%) Mingle
9 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (1.46%) NetSuite
2 17 (1.03%) Magento
3 16 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.55%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 7 (0.42%) Distributed Ledger
7 6 (0.36%) Maximo
7 6 (0.36%) R3 Corda
7 6 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
8 5 (0.30%) Northgate Housing
9 4 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
10 3 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
10 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.18%) Temenos T24
11 2 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 2 (0.12%) Shopify
12 1 (0.061%) Oracle Cash Management
12 1 (0.061%) Remedy ITSM
12 1 (0.061%) SAP Hybris
12 1 (0.061%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 472 (28.64%) Azure
2 389 (23.60%) AWS
3 148 (8.98%) SaaS
4 79 (4.79%) Serverless
5 64 (3.88%) Office 365
6 61 (3.70%) GCP
7 57 (3.46%) GitHub
8 41 (2.49%) AWS Lambda
9 40 (2.43%) Azure Active Directory
10 36 (2.18%) Power Platform
11 35 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
12 30 (1.82%) npm
13 23 (1.40%) IaaS
14 22 (1.33%) PaaS
15 19 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
16 17 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
17 10 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
17 10 (0.61%) Amazon S3
18 9 (0.55%) Google Play
18 9 (0.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.70%) Skype
2 19 (1.15%) Internet
3 11 (0.67%) NetScaler
4 10 (0.61%) HTTP
4 10 (0.61%) VoIP
4 10 (0.61%) VSAN
4 10 (0.61%) WAN
5 7 (0.42%) Firewall
5 7 (0.42%) LAN
5 7 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.42%) Unified Communications
6 6 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.30%) CTI
7 5 (0.30%) DNS
8 3 (0.18%) Bluetooth
8 3 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.18%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.18%) DHCP
8 3 (0.18%) SSH
8 3 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (14.20%) SQL Server
2 112 (6.80%) MongoDB
3 109 (6.61%) NoSQL
4 81 (4.92%) MySQL
5 51 (3.09%) Relational Database
6 45 (2.73%) SQL Server 2019
7 39 (2.37%) Big Data
8 36 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 30 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
11 28 (1.70%) Power BI
11 28 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 23 (1.40%) Cosmos DB
13 19 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 17 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (1.03%) Hadoop
15 16 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (0.79%) OLTP
17 13 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 165 (10.01%) Git (software)
2 129 (7.83%) JIRA
3 117 (7.10%) Jenkins
4 73 (4.43%) Selenium
5 62 (3.76%) Cucumber
6 50 (3.03%) Visual Studio
7 44 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 38 (2.31%) Maven
9 34 (2.06%) TeamCity
10 31 (1.88%) webpack
11 29 (1.76%) Jasmine
12 28 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 28 (1.70%) Cypress.io
13 23 (1.40%) JUnit
14 21 (1.27%) gulp
15 18 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
16 17 (1.03%) CircleCI
16 17 (1.03%) Gradle
16 17 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
17 16 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 268 (16.26%) Finance
2 114 (6.92%) Retail
3 73 (4.43%) Marketing
4 72 (4.37%) Public Sector
5 68 (4.13%) Games
6 63 (3.82%) Banking
7 49 (2.97%) Legal
8 44 (2.67%) Law
9 18 (1.09%) Financial Institution
9 18 (1.09%) Police
10 16 (0.97%) Local Government
10 16 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 16 (0.97%) Telecoms
11 15 (0.91%) Publishing
12 9 (0.55%) General Ledger
13 8 (0.49%) Advertising
14 7 (0.42%) Music Industry
15 6 (0.36%) Electronics
15 6 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 809 (49.09%) Developer
2 201 (12.20%) .NET Developer
3 174 (10.56%) Senior Developer
4 163 (9.89%) C# Developer
5 133 (8.07%) Java Developer
6 109 (6.61%) Consultant
7 108 (6.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 105 (6.37%) Analyst
9 93 (5.64%) Software Engineer
10 86 (5.22%) Full Stack Developer
11 78 (4.73%) DevOps Engineer
12 73 (4.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 70 (4.25%) Architect
14 64 (3.88%) Software Developer
15 61 (3.70%) Project Manager
16 59 (3.58%) Lead Developer
17 57 (3.46%) JavaScript Developer
18 52 (3.16%) Junior
19 51 (3.09%) React Developer
20 47 (2.85%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (27.55%) .NET
2 385 (23.36%) AngularJS
3 325 (19.72%) HTML
4 324 (19.66%) CSS
5 313 (18.99%) React
6 268 (16.26%) Node.js
7 231 (14.02%) .NET Core
8 212 (12.86%) ASP.NET
9 136 (8.25%) REST
10 135 (8.19%) Web Services
11 129 (7.83%) .NET Framework
11 129 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 123 (7.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 114 (6.92%) Vue.js
14 108 (6.55%) Spring
15 100 (6.07%) HTML5
16 93 (5.64%) Entity Framework
16 93 (5.64%) RESTful
17 88 (5.34%) jQuery
18 72 (4.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 157 (9.53%) User Experience
2 101 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
4 90 (5.46%) Self-Motivation
5 77 (4.67%) Mobile App
6 30 (1.82%) Public Cloud
7 28 (1.70%) Cloud Native
8 27 (1.64%) Data Centre
9 26 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
10 24 (1.46%) Virtual Team
11 16 (0.97%) Reinsurance
12 14 (0.85%) Video on Demand
13 12 (0.73%) Tandem
14 11 (0.67%) Media Streaming
14 11 (0.67%) Over-the-Top Content
15 10 (0.61%) Data Structures
16 9 (0.55%) iPad
16 9 (0.55%) Management Information System
17 8 (0.49%) Cybercrime
17 8 (0.49%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 114 (6.92%) Linux
2 88 (5.34%) Windows
3 79 (4.79%) Apple iOS
4 70 (4.25%) Android
5 37 (2.25%) Unix
6 26 (1.58%) Windows 10
7 21 (1.27%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.18%) AIX
10 3 (0.18%) Solaris
11 2 (0.12%) CentOS
11 2 (0.12%) HPUX
11 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (27.00%) Scrum
2 375 (22.75%) TDD
3 351 (21.30%) DevOps
4 248 (15.05%) MVC
5 234 (14.20%) Microservices
6 230 (13.96%) BDD
7 227 (13.77%) Software Engineering
8 172 (10.44%) Continuous Integration
9 170 (10.32%) Problem-Solving
10 168 (10.19%) SDLC
11 154 (9.34%) Test Automation
12 137 (8.31%) Project Management
13 136 (8.25%) Kanban
14 133 (8.07%) Mentoring
15 122 (7.40%) OO
16 119 (7.22%) Web Development
17 109 (6.61%) E-Commerce
18 107 (6.49%) Unit Testing
19 106 (6.43%) Fintech
20 100 (6.07%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 621 (37.68%) JavaScript
2 436 (26.46%) C#
3 361 (21.91%) Java
4 286 (17.35%) SQL
5 192 (11.65%) TypeScript
6 158 (9.59%) Python
7 92 (5.58%) PHP
8 73 (4.43%) Kotlin
9 51 (3.09%) C++
9 51 (3.09%) Java 8
10 47 (2.85%) Scala
11 44 (2.67%) Apple Swift
11 44 (2.67%) Ruby
12 42 (2.55%) ES6
13 38 (2.31%) PowerShell
14 31 (1.88%) Objective-C
15 30 (1.82%) T-SQL
16 29 (1.76%) Bash Shell
17 24 (1.46%) Go
18 17 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 135 (8.19%) Degree
2 72 (4.37%) Security Cleared
3 59 (3.58%) SC Cleared
4 36 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (0.85%) ISEB
6 13 (0.79%) CISM
6 13 (0.79%) CISSP
6 13 (0.79%) CRISC
7 12 (0.73%) CESG Certified Professional
7 12 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.61%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.49%) AWS Certification
9 8 (0.49%) PhD
9 8 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (0.42%) DBS Check
10 7 (0.42%) PMP
10 7 (0.42%) Postgraduate
11 6 (0.36%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.36%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (7.95%) QA
2 12 (0.73%) NCSC
3 11 (0.67%) GDPR
4 10 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.42%) NIST
6 6 (0.36%) PMO
7 3 (0.18%) GxP
7 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.18%) SLA
8 2 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.061%) COBIT
9 1 (0.061%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.061%) FedRAMP
9 1 (0.061%) HL7
9 1 (0.061%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 241 (14.62%) Docker
2 46 (2.79%) Active Directory
3 23 (1.40%) vSphere
4 18 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (0.61%) VMware NSX
5 10 (0.61%) XenApp
5 10 (0.61%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.30%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.30%) NDS
6 5 (0.30%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 3 (0.18%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 153 (9.28%) Kubernetes
2 100 (6.07%) Terraform
3 43 (2.61%) Ansible
4 30 (1.82%) Puppet
5 29 (1.76%) Microsoft Intune
6 26 (1.58%) SCCM
7 20 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (0.73%) Grafana
9 10 (0.61%) SCOM
9 10 (0.61%) vRealize
10 7 (0.42%) Kibana
11 6 (0.36%) Oozie
11 6 (0.36%) Packer
11 6 (0.36%) Pingdom
11 6 (0.36%) Rancher
12 5 (0.30%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.24%) NetIQ Identity Manager
13 4 (0.24%) Prometheus
14 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Satellite
15 2 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 243 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 48 (2.91%) Oracle
3 46 (2.79%) Google
4 42 (2.55%) VMware
5 28 (1.70%) Tableau
6 25 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
7 23 (1.40%) SAP
8 21 (1.27%) Adobe
8 21 (1.27%) Atlassian
9 19 (1.15%) Guidewire
10 12 (0.73%) Citrix
11 11 (0.67%) Zend
12 10 (0.61%) EMC
12 10 (0.61%) hybris
12 10 (0.61%) NetApp
12 10 (0.61%) Xamarin
13 9 (0.55%) ForgeRock
14 8 (0.49%) Cisco
14 8 (0.49%) CyberArk
14 8 (0.49%) IBM