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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 23.08% 5.26% 7.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.53% 11.11% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £48,250
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 - £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £65,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
47 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 90.38% 47.37% 62.96%
Number of salaries quoted 42 6 16
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 20 (95.24%) C#
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) WCF
3 11 (52.38%) WPF
4 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
4 10 (47.62%) Asset Management
4 10 (47.62%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) VB.NET
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) MVC
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (23.81%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (23.81%) MSTest
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (23.81%) Kanban
7 5 (23.81%) Spring.NET
7 5 (23.81%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (23.81%) Ninject
7 5 (23.81%) Web Application Development
7 5 (23.81%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (23.81%) Moq
7 5 (23.81%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 5 (23.81%) NUnit
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (19.05%) Games

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) NUnit
1 5 (23.81%) MSTest
1 5 (23.81%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (23.81%) Moq
General
1 4 (19.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
1 20 (95.24%) .NET Developer
2 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (4.76%) Product Manager
2 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) WCF
3 11 (52.38%) WPF
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
4 10 (47.62%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (23.81%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (23.81%) Ninject
6 5 (23.81%) Unity DI Container
6 5 (23.81%) Spring.NET
7 4 (19.05%) CSS
7 4 (19.05%) HTML
7 4 (19.05%) jQuery
8 1 (4.76%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Asset Management
2 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) Kanban
4 5 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (23.81%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.76%) MVVM
5 1 (4.76%) Product Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) VB.NET
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft