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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 28 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 38.89% 14.56% 12.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 50.91% 17.97% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 13
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
55 128 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 76.39% 81.01% 55.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36 82 59
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Belfast

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 59 (83.10%) Software Engineering
2 58 (81.69%) Degree
3 54 (76.06%) Computer Science
4 50 (70.42%) TDD
5 49 (69.01%) Java
6 47 (66.20%) Linux
7 46 (64.79%) OO
7 46 (64.79%) Subversion
7 46 (64.79%) Java EE
7 46 (64.79%) Git (software)
8 45 (63.38%) Multithreading
8 45 (63.38%) UNIX
9 14 (19.72%) JSF
9 14 (19.72%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (19.72%) PrimeFaces
10 10 (14.08%) C++
10 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
11 9 (12.68%) C
11 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
11 9 (12.68%) Network Management
12 8 (11.27%) C#
12 8 (11.27%) .NET
13 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
13 7 (9.86%) MVC
13 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (8.45%) SQL
15 5 (7.04%) HTML
15 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
16 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
16 4 (5.63%) XML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 46 (64.79%) Subversion
1 46 (64.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.41%) NUnit
General
1 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (67.61%) Java Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Senior Java Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Real Time Engineer
4 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
4 4 (5.63%) Developer
5 3 (4.23%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Analyst
7 1 (1.41%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.41%) C++ Developer
7 1 (1.41%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.41%) QA Engineer
7 1 (1.41%) Project Manager
7 1 (1.41%) Business Analyst
7 1 (1.41%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (64.79%) Java EE
2 14 (19.72%) JSF
2 14 (19.72%) PrimeFaces
3 8 (11.27%) .NET
4 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
4 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (7.04%) HTML
6 4 (5.63%) XML
7 3 (4.23%) Web Services
8 2 (2.82%) XSL
9 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.41%) WPF
9 1 (1.41%) CSS
9 1 (1.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 54 (76.06%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) GIS
3 1 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 47 (66.20%) Linux
2 45 (63.38%) UNIX
3 1 (1.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (83.10%) Software Engineering
2 50 (70.42%) TDD
3 46 (64.79%) OO
4 45 (63.38%) Multithreading
5 14 (19.72%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (12.68%) Network Management
7 7 (9.86%) MVC
8 4 (5.63%) Web Development
8 4 (5.63%) Time Management
9 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.23%) Project Management
10 2 (2.82%) Regression Testing
10 2 (2.82%) Validation
10 2 (2.82%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.41%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (1.41%) Algorithmic Trading
11 1 (1.41%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.41%) Electronic Trading
11 1 (1.41%) System Testing
11 1 (1.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 49 (69.01%) Java
2 10 (14.08%) C++
3 9 (12.68%) C
4 8 (11.27%) C#
5 6 (8.45%) SQL
6 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 58 (81.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle
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