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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 43 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 34.68% 16.43% 12.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 41.75% 20.54% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 11
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -16.66%
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
103 112 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 83.06% 80.00% 63.24%
Number of salaries quoted 38 91 66
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Belfast

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 46 (63.89%) Degree
2 36 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (50.00%) Java
2 36 (50.00%) .NET
3 34 (47.22%) SQL Server
4 27 (37.50%) C#
4 27 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (34.72%) SQL
6 24 (33.33%) OO
7 23 (31.94%) Web Development
7 23 (31.94%) TDD
8 22 (30.56%) ASP.NET
8 22 (30.56%) Microsoft
8 22 (30.56%) MVC
9 21 (29.17%) Computer Science
9 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (26.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (26.39%) Visual Studio
10 19 (26.39%) Web Services
11 18 (25.00%) Linux
11 18 (25.00%) Java EE
12 17 (23.61%) Subversion
12 17 (23.61%) Multithreading
12 17 (23.61%) UNIX
12 17 (23.61%) XML
12 17 (23.61%) HTML
12 17 (23.61%) Project Management
12 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
13 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
13 14 (19.44%) Use Case

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (6.94%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.39%) Node.js
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.39%) Mule
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) Intranet
1 9 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Visual Studio
1 19 (26.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (23.61%) Subversion
2 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.94%) MSTest
3 5 (6.94%) Rational Rose
3 5 (6.94%) NUnit
4 1 (1.39%) JUnit
4 1 (1.39%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.39%) Mockito
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Java Engineer
2 15 (20.83%) Software Engineer
3 14 (19.44%) Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Analyst
4 10 (13.89%) Business Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Technology Consultant
8 2 (2.78%) Principal Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.39%) Scala Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Software Architect
9 1 (1.39%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (50.00%) .NET
2 22 (30.56%) ASP.NET
3 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (26.39%) Web Services
5 18 (25.00%) Java EE
6 17 (23.61%) XML
6 17 (23.61%) HTML
7 11 (15.28%) CSS
8 9 (12.50%) JSF
8 9 (12.50%) Silverlight
9 7 (9.72%) .NET Framework
9 7 (9.72%) jQuery
9 7 (9.72%) PrimeFaces
10 6 (8.33%) JSON
10 6 (8.33%) Ajax
11 5 (6.94%) XSLT
11 5 (6.94%) COM+
12 4 (5.56%) WCF
13 3 (4.17%) Spring
14 2 (2.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (29.17%) Computer Science
3 14 (19.44%) User Experience
4 9 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) GIS
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Equities
6 1 (1.39%) Derivative
6 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Linux
2 17 (23.61%) UNIX
3 6 (8.33%) Windows
4 5 (6.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (33.33%) OO
3 23 (31.94%) Web Development
3 23 (31.94%) TDD
4 22 (30.56%) MVC
5 17 (23.61%) Project Management
5 17 (23.61%) Multithreading
6 14 (19.44%) Time Management
6 14 (19.44%) Use Case
7 13 (18.06%) Business Analysis
8 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 9 (12.50%) User Stories
9 8 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.72%) Scrum
10 7 (9.72%) UML
10 7 (9.72%) SOA
10 7 (9.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.94%) OOP
11 5 (6.94%) Integration Testing
12 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.00%) Java
2 27 (37.50%) C#
3 25 (34.72%) SQL
4 10 (13.89%) C++
5 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.94%) C
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.39%) VBA
7 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) Groovy
7 1 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (63.89%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) MCAD
2 5 (6.94%) MCSD
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) Northgate
4 2 (2.78%) Sybase
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.39%) webMethods
5 1 (1.39%) KANA
5 1 (1.39%) Talend
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