The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 19 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 18 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 11.76% 12.20% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.25% 18.87% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 9
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 106 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 77.12% 64.63% 72.84%
Number of salaries quoted 99 98 113
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 £21,350 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Agile Software Development
Manchester

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 23 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Bolton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 38 (88.37%) C#
2 37 (86.05%) .NET
3 33 (76.74%) ASP.NET
4 30 (69.77%) MVC
5 21 (48.84%) TDD
6 19 (44.19%) Scrum
6 19 (44.19%) SQL
7 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
7 17 (39.53%) jQuery
8 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (27.91%) Web Development
10 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
10 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
12 9 (20.93%) Windows
12 9 (20.93%) OO
12 9 (20.93%) HTML
13 8 (18.60%) WinForms
13 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
14 7 (16.28%) WCF
14 7 (16.28%) Advertising
14 7 (16.28%) XML
14 7 (16.28%) CSS
15 6 (13.95%) Web Services
15 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
15 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
15 6 (13.95%) IIS
15 6 (13.95%) N-Tier
15 6 (13.95%) Intranet
16 4 (9.30%) Microsoft

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (13.95%) IIS
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Intranet
2 1 (2.33%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) NUnit
3 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.33%) Moq
3 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (16.28%) Advertising
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) C# Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Web Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.95%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) .NET
2 33 (76.74%) ASP.NET
3 17 (39.53%) jQuery
4 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
5 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 9 (20.93%) HTML
7 8 (18.60%) WinForms
8 7 (16.28%) XML
8 7 (16.28%) CSS
8 7 (16.28%) WCF
9 6 (13.95%) Web Services
10 4 (9.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (4.65%) HTML5
11 2 (4.65%) Spring
12 1 (2.33%) NHibernate
12 1 (2.33%) WPF
12 1 (2.33%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) MVC
2 21 (48.84%) TDD
3 19 (44.19%) Scrum
4 12 (27.91%) Web Development
5 9 (20.93%) OO
6 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.65%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.65%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (4.65%) User Stories
7 2 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (4.65%) Six Sigma
7 2 (4.65%) Change Management
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.65%) Document Management
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) C#
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
4 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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