The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 45 48 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 31.25% 26.67% 13.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.89% 36.09% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 18
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
122 133 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 84.72% 73.89% 75.38%
Number of salaries quoted 108 129 92
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Bolton

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Bolton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 90 (88.24%) C#
2 84 (82.35%) .NET
3 77 (75.49%) ASP.NET
4 74 (72.55%) MVC
5 70 (68.63%) TDD
6 57 (55.88%) SQL Server
7 54 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 37 (36.27%) Scrum
10 34 (33.33%) WCF
11 33 (32.35%) SQL
12 31 (30.39%) HTML
13 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
14 27 (26.47%) CSS
14 27 (26.47%) Domain-Driven Design
14 27 (26.47%) Web Application Development
15 26 (25.49%) jQuery
16 23 (22.55%) .NET Framework
17 22 (21.57%) Web Development
17 22 (21.57%) BDD
18 20 (19.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 20 (19.61%) SQL Server 2012
19 19 (18.63%) NHibernate
20 18 (17.65%) MCTS
20 18 (17.65%) MCP
20 18 (17.65%) MCAD
20 18 (17.65%) MCSD
20 18 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
20 18 (17.65%) CQRS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 9 (8.82%) Node.js
2 4 (3.92%) IIS
2 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (0.98%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) Intranet
2 2 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Visual Studio
1 5 (4.90%) NUnit
2 4 (3.92%) ReSharper
2 4 (3.92%) TeamCity
2 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.92%) Mercurial
2 4 (3.92%) Moq
2 4 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (3.92%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 8 (7.84%) Advertising
2 5 (4.90%) Retail
3 3 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 85 (83.33%) Developer
2 53 (51.96%) .NET Developer
3 32 (31.37%) C# Developer
4 21 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (19.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (9.80%) Web Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.90%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.90%) QA Manager
11 4 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Lead Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Senior Web Developer
12 3 (2.94%) C# Web Developer
13 2 (1.96%) SharePoint Developer
13 2 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
13 2 (1.96%) Mobile Developer
13 2 (1.96%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (82.35%) .NET
2 77 (75.49%) ASP.NET
3 54 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 34 (33.33%) WCF
6 31 (30.39%) HTML
7 27 (26.47%) CSS
8 26 (25.49%) jQuery
9 23 (22.55%) .NET Framework
10 20 (19.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 19 (18.63%) NHibernate
12 18 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
13 17 (16.67%) HTML5
14 12 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (9.80%) CSS3
16 9 (8.82%) WinForms
16 9 (8.82%) Ninject
17 6 (5.88%) Ajax
17 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 4 (3.92%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Streaming Music
2 7 (6.86%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.98%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.84%) Windows
2 2 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (1.96%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (72.55%) MVC
2 70 (68.63%) TDD
3 37 (36.27%) Scrum
4 27 (26.47%) Domain-Driven Design
4 27 (26.47%) Web Application Development
5 22 (21.57%) Web Development
5 22 (21.57%) BDD
6 18 (17.65%) CQRS
7 13 (12.75%) OO
8 9 (8.82%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (7.84%) Coaching
10 7 (6.86%) OOP
10 7 (6.86%) Test Management
11 6 (5.88%) OOD
12 5 (4.90%) Agile Testing
12 5 (4.90%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.90%) Regression Testing
12 5 (4.90%) Software Testing
12 5 (4.90%) Pair Programming
13 4 (3.92%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 90 (88.24%) C#
2 33 (32.35%) SQL
3 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.84%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.86%) VB.NET
5 7 (6.86%) C++
6 3 (2.94%) Java
7 2 (1.96%) C
7 2 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (17.65%) MCTS
1 18 (17.65%) MCP
1 18 (17.65%) MCAD
1 18 (17.65%) MCSD
1 18 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.82%) Degree
3 5 (4.90%) ISEB
4 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.86%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (0.98%) Tableau
3 1 (0.98%) Sybase
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