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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 40 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 31.01% 16.67% 9.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.74% 20.69% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 6
Average salary £34,750 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £24,125 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
106 116 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 82.17% 80.56% 66.96%
Number of salaries quoted 42 93 69
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Belfast

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 40 (59.70%) Degree
2 37 (55.22%) .NET
3 35 (52.24%) SQL Server
4 29 (43.28%) Software Engineering
4 29 (43.28%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (41.79%) C#
6 27 (40.30%) Java
7 25 (37.31%) SQL
7 25 (37.31%) Web Development
8 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
8 23 (34.33%) MVC
9 22 (32.84%) ASP.NET
10 21 (31.34%) Web Services
10 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (28.36%) Visual Studio
11 19 (28.36%) Project Management
11 19 (28.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (26.87%) HTML
13 17 (25.37%) XML
13 17 (25.37%) User Experience
14 16 (23.88%) OO
15 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
15 14 (20.90%) Use Case
15 14 (20.90%) Time Management
15 14 (20.90%) Computer Science
15 14 (20.90%) TDD
16 13 (19.40%) Business Analysis
16 13 (19.40%) Finance
17 12 (17.91%) CSS
18 11 (16.42%) C++

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (7.46%) IIS
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.49%) Node.js
3 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Mule
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) Intranet
1 9 (13.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (52.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (28.36%) Visual Studio
1 19 (28.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.43%) Subversion
2 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.46%) MSTest
3 5 (7.46%) Rational Rose
3 5 (7.46%) NUnit
4 2 (2.99%) JIRA
5 1 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.49%) Mockito
5 1 (1.49%) JUnit
5 1 (1.49%) JDeveloper
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.49%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Software Engineer
1 15 (22.39%) Developer
2 11 (16.42%) Java Engineer
3 10 (14.93%) Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Business Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Software Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Senior Software Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Technology Consultant
6 6 (8.96%) Consultant
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Java Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
9 1 (1.49%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.49%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Integration Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (55.22%) .NET
2 22 (32.84%) ASP.NET
3 21 (31.34%) Web Services
3 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (26.87%) HTML
5 17 (25.37%) XML
6 12 (17.91%) CSS
7 10 (14.93%) Java EE
8 9 (13.43%) Silverlight
9 7 (10.45%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.45%) jQuery
9 7 (10.45%) JSF
10 6 (8.96%) Ajax
10 6 (8.96%) JSON
11 5 (7.46%) WCF
11 5 (7.46%) XSLT
11 5 (7.46%) COM+
11 5 (7.46%) PrimeFaces
12 3 (4.48%) Spring
13 2 (2.99%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.28%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (25.37%) User Experience
3 14 (20.90%) Computer Science
4 9 (13.43%) Client/Server
4 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) GIS
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) Equities
6 1 (1.49%) Derivative
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) UNIX
3 6 (8.96%) Windows
4 5 (7.46%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Software Engineering
2 25 (37.31%) Web Development
3 23 (34.33%) MVC
4 19 (28.36%) Project Management
5 16 (23.88%) OO
6 14 (20.90%) Use Case
6 14 (20.90%) Time Management
6 14 (20.90%) TDD
7 13 (19.40%) Business Analysis
8 10 (14.93%) Multithreading
8 10 (14.93%) Risk Management
9 9 (13.43%) Unit Testing
9 9 (13.43%) User Stories
10 8 (11.94%) Scrum
11 7 (10.45%) UML
11 7 (10.45%) SOA
12 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.96%) Change Management
12 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
12 6 (8.96%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.79%) C#
2 27 (40.30%) Java
3 25 (37.31%) SQL
4 11 (16.42%) C++
5 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.46%) C
7 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.49%) VBA
7 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.49%) Ruby
7 1 (1.49%) Groovy
7 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (59.70%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) MCAD
2 5 (7.46%) MCSD
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) Northgate
4 2 (2.99%) Sybase
5 1 (1.49%) JBoss
5 1 (1.49%) IBM
5 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.49%) webMethods
5 1 (1.49%) KANA
5 1 (1.49%) Talend
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago