The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 8 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 23.53% 14.71% 28.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.67% 25.00% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 16
Average salary £42,000 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.49% -33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £26,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 20 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 88.24% 58.82% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 43
Average salary £40,000 £28,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.59% -29.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £30,000
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 Blackpool

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Blackpool

Agile Software Development
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) Scrum
2 13 (76.47%) WPF
2 13 (76.47%) MVVM
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (70.59%) WCF
3 12 (70.59%) MVC
4 9 (52.94%) OO
5 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
5 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) XAML
5 8 (47.06%) Degree
5 8 (47.06%) Web Development
5 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
5 8 (47.06%) LINQ
6 5 (29.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
7 4 (23.53%) CQRS
7 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
7 4 (23.53%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Games
7 4 (23.53%) Internet
7 4 (23.53%) BDD

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (23.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) .NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior C# Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) C# Developer
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (76.47%) WPF
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (70.59%) WCF
4 8 (47.06%) LINQ
5 5 (29.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Scrum
1 13 (76.47%) MVVM
2 12 (70.59%) MVC
3 9 (52.94%) OO
4 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
4 8 (47.06%) Web Development
4 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) CQRS
5 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
5 4 (23.53%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree