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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 23 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 15 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 9.68% 11.64% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.20% 17.32% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 5
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
123 127 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 79.35% 67.20% 75.54%
Number of salaries quoted 103 119 98
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Bolton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 33 (82.50%) C#
2 31 (77.50%) .NET
3 27 (67.50%) ASP.NET
4 26 (65.00%) MVC
5 19 (47.50%) TDD
6 17 (42.50%) Scrum
7 15 (37.50%) SQL
7 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 13 (32.50%) jQuery
9 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (22.50%) Web Development
10 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
10 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 8 (20.00%) Windows
12 7 (17.50%) CSS
12 7 (17.50%) HTML
12 7 (17.50%) OO
12 7 (17.50%) Advertising
12 7 (17.50%) WinForms
13 6 (15.00%) WCF
13 6 (15.00%) N-Tier
13 6 (15.00%) Intranet
13 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
13 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
14 5 (12.50%) XML
15 4 (10.00%) Six Sigma
15 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
15 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
15 4 (10.00%) Web Services

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.50%) Moq
2 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 7 (17.50%) Advertising
2 3 (7.50%) Legal
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) QA Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) .NET
2 27 (67.50%) ASP.NET
3 13 (32.50%) jQuery
4 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
5 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (17.50%) CSS
6 7 (17.50%) HTML
6 7 (17.50%) WinForms
7 6 (15.00%) WCF
8 5 (12.50%) XML
9 4 (10.00%) Web Services
9 4 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (5.00%) Spring
10 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (2.50%) Castle Windsor
11 1 (2.50%) WPF
11 1 (2.50%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) MVC
2 19 (47.50%) TDD
3 17 (42.50%) Scrum
4 9 (22.50%) Web Development
5 7 (17.50%) OO
6 4 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.00%) Test Management
8 2 (5.00%) Document Management
8 2 (5.00%) Change Management
8 2 (5.00%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.00%) UML
8 2 (5.00%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (5.00%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) C#
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
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