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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 44 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 43.56% 21.43% 11.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 53.01% 27.00% 21.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 24
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -
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
83 100 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 82.18% 79.37% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 40 77 85
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,080 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 67 (79.76%) Degree
2 62 (73.81%) Software Engineering
3 56 (66.67%) Java
4 53 (63.10%) Computer Science
5 51 (60.71%) OO
6 50 (59.52%) TDD
7 46 (54.76%) Linux
7 46 (54.76%) Java EE
8 45 (53.57%) Subversion
8 45 (53.57%) Git (software)
8 45 (53.57%) UNIX
8 45 (53.57%) Multithreading
9 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
9 23 (27.38%) .NET
10 19 (22.62%) C#
11 16 (19.05%) SQL
11 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET
12 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (17.86%) MVC
13 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 14 (16.67%) C++
13 14 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
13 14 (16.67%) JSF
14 13 (15.48%) Visual Studio
14 13 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (15.48%) HTML
14 13 (15.48%) Web Development
15 12 (14.29%) Web Services

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (5.95%) IIS
2 1 (1.19%) JBoss
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) Mule
2 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) Intranet
1 5 (5.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (53.57%) Subversion
1 45 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (15.48%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.95%) Rational Rose
3 5 (5.95%) NUnit
3 5 (5.95%) MSTest
4 1 (1.19%) JIRA
4 1 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.57%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (57.14%) Java Engineer
2 14 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) Software Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) Developer
4 6 (7.14%) Analyst
4 6 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 6 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 6 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (7.14%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 6 (7.14%) Real Time Engineer
5 3 (3.57%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (2.38%) Project Manager
7 1 (1.19%) Architect
7 1 (1.19%) Software Architect
7 1 (1.19%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (1.19%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (1.19%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (1.19%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (54.76%) Java EE
2 23 (27.38%) .NET
3 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
5 14 (16.67%) JSF
6 13 (15.48%) HTML
7 12 (14.29%) Web Services
7 12 (14.29%) XML
8 6 (7.14%) CSS
8 6 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 6 (7.14%) jQuery
9 5 (5.95%) Silverlight
9 5 (5.95%) Ajax
9 5 (5.95%) JSON
9 5 (5.95%) COM+
9 5 (5.95%) XSLT
10 1 (1.19%) Middleware
10 1 (1.19%) Lucene
10 1 (1.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (63.10%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.95%) User Experience
3 5 (5.95%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.38%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 46 (54.76%) Linux
2 45 (53.57%) UNIX
3 5 (5.95%) Windows
3 5 (5.95%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (73.81%) Software Engineering
2 51 (60.71%) OO
3 50 (59.52%) TDD
4 45 (53.57%) Multithreading
5 15 (17.86%) MVC
6 14 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (15.48%) Web Development
8 10 (11.90%) Use Case
9 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 8 (9.52%) Time Management
10 7 (8.33%) UML
10 7 (8.33%) Project Management
10 7 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 6 (7.14%) SOA
11 6 (7.14%) Network Management
12 5 (5.95%) OOP
12 5 (5.95%) User Stories
12 5 (5.95%) Integration Testing
13 3 (3.57%) Scrum
14 2 (2.38%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 56 (66.67%) Java
2 19 (22.62%) C#
3 16 (19.05%) SQL
4 14 (16.67%) C++
5 11 (13.10%) C
6 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 67 (79.76%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) MCAD
2 5 (5.95%) MCSD
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle
3 5 (5.95%) Northgate
4 1 (1.19%) Talend
4 1 (1.19%) IBM
4 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.19%) webMethods
4 1 (1.19%) KANA
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