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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 21 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 16 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 10.53% 11.80% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.90% 16.54% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 2
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,400 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,650
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
124 127 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 81.58% 71.35% 75.19%
Number of salaries quoted 107 122 90
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 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £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 2 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Bolton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 2 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 29 (80.56%) C#
2 25 (69.44%) .NET
3 21 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 20 (55.56%) MVC
5 18 (50.00%) Scrum
5 18 (50.00%) TDD
6 12 (33.33%) SQL
7 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
8 10 (27.78%) jQuery
8 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (22.22%) Web Development
9 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (22.22%) Coaching
10 7 (19.44%) HTML
10 7 (19.44%) CSS
10 7 (19.44%) Advertising
11 6 (16.67%) WinForms
11 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
11 6 (16.67%) Windows
11 6 (16.67%) OO
11 6 (16.67%) N-Tier
11 6 (16.67%) Intranet
12 4 (11.11%) Six Sigma
12 4 (11.11%) C++
12 4 (11.11%) QA
12 4 (11.11%) WCF
12 4 (11.11%) Software Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 2 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.78%) Moq
3 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.78%) NUnit
3 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (19.44%) Advertising
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) C# Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Web Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) QA Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) .NET
2 21 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (27.78%) jQuery
3 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 7 (19.44%) CSS
5 7 (19.44%) HTML
6 6 (16.67%) WinForms
6 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (11.11%) WCF
8 3 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (8.33%) XML
9 2 (5.56%) Web Services
10 1 (2.78%) NHibernate
10 1 (2.78%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) MVC
2 18 (50.00%) Scrum
2 18 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (22.22%) Web Development
3 8 (22.22%) Coaching
4 6 (16.67%) OO
5 4 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Test Management
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Document Management
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.56%) UML
7 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) C#
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
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