The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 25.00% 24.34% 15.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.93% 27.82% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 22
Average salary £50,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Agile Software Development
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81 133 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 96.43% 87.50% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 43 75 81
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Belfast region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Belfast

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 22 (52.38%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) Software Engineering
3 18 (42.86%) Degree
4 17 (40.48%) Scrum
5 15 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 14 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 14 (33.33%) HTML
7 13 (30.95%) Web Services
7 13 (30.95%) Python
7 13 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (28.57%) Ruby
8 12 (28.57%) Open Source
8 12 (28.57%) Rapid7
9 11 (26.19%) OO
9 11 (26.19%) Linux
9 11 (26.19%) CSS
9 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
10 10 (23.81%) TDD
10 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
10 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (23.81%) HTML5
10 10 (23.81%) Analytics
11 9 (21.43%) Apple iOS
11 9 (21.43%) BDD
11 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
11 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
11 9 (21.43%) Android
11 9 (21.43%) Google
11 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
12 8 (19.05%) Apple

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (9.52%) Node.js
4 3 (7.14%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.38%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (4.76%) SaaS
4 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 6 (14.29%) Wireshark
2 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 3 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
1 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 6 (14.29%) Big Data
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 6 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (14.29%) Ant
3 6 (14.29%) NUnit
3 6 (14.29%) Subversion
3 6 (14.29%) Maven
4 3 (7.14%) Selenium
4 3 (7.14%) Metasploit
4 3 (7.14%) Mercurial
4 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.14%) Capybara
4 3 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 2 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Software Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Development Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) AWS Developer
6 4 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Development Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Development Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Consultant
9 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Administrator
9 1 (2.38%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.38%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) HTML
2 13 (30.95%) Web Services
3 11 (26.19%) CSS
4 10 (23.81%) HTML5
5 6 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (14.29%) .NET
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 6 (14.29%) XML
5 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 4 (9.52%) CSS3
7 3 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 8 (19.05%) iPhone
2 8 (19.05%) Social Media
2 8 (19.05%) iPad
2 8 (19.05%) BBC
2 8 (19.05%) Smartphone
2 8 (19.05%) User Experience
3 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.14%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Android
2 9 (21.43%) Apple iOS
3 6 (14.29%) UNIX
3 6 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 4 (9.52%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) CentOS
5 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Software Engineering
2 17 (40.48%) Scrum
3 14 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 13 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (28.57%) Open Source
6 11 (26.19%) OO
7 10 (23.81%) TDD
7 10 (23.81%) Analytics
8 9 (21.43%) BDD
8 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
9 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
9 8 (19.05%) Android Development
9 8 (19.05%) iOS Development
9 8 (19.05%) Mobile Development
10 7 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (16.67%) Project Management
11 6 (14.29%) MVC
11 6 (14.29%) SOA
11 6 (14.29%) Computer Security
11 6 (14.29%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) Python
3 12 (28.57%) Ruby
4 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
5 8 (19.05%) Objective-C
6 7 (16.67%) SQL
6 7 (16.67%) C#
7 4 (9.52%) C++
8 3 (7.14%) Perl
9 2 (4.76%) C
10 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) VirtualBox
2 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Nmap
2 4 (9.52%) Puppet
3 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.38%) Munin
4 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Rapid7
2 9 (21.43%) Google
3 8 (19.05%) Facebook
3 8 (19.05%) Apple
3 8 (19.05%) Sony
3 8 (19.05%) Yahoo!
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle
4 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) ATG
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.38%) NetSuite
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