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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 64 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 45.71% 24.32% 18.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 50.39% 29.75% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 62 35 20
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
127 121 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 90.71% 81.76% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 111 113 93
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 January 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Bolton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 75 (73.53%) C#
2 64 (62.75%) .NET
3 50 (49.02%) MVC
4 49 (48.04%) TDD
4 49 (48.04%) ASP.NET
5 38 (37.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (36.27%) SQL Server
6 37 (36.27%) Scrum
7 35 (34.31%) SQL
8 33 (32.35%) WCF
9 29 (28.43%) KnockoutJS
10 28 (27.45%) Degree
11 25 (24.51%) JavaScript
11 25 (24.51%) C++
11 25 (24.51%) HTML
11 25 (24.51%) Node.js
11 25 (24.51%) Web Application Development
11 25 (24.51%) Domain-Driven Design
12 24 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
12 24 (23.53%) Ninject
12 24 (23.53%) Java
12 24 (23.53%) Streaming Music
13 18 (17.65%) QA
13 18 (17.65%) Software Testing
13 18 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 18 (17.65%) HTML5
14 15 (14.71%) Windows
15 13 (12.75%) ISEB
15 13 (12.75%) Computer Science
16 12 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 25 (24.51%) Node.js
2 2 (1.96%) OpenEdge
3 1 (0.98%) CMS
3 1 (0.98%) FileNet
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Project
2 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) Intranet
1 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (36.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.94%) SQLite
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.82%) TestDirector
2 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.92%) Selenium
2 4 (3.92%) NUnit
3 3 (2.94%) ReSharper
3 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.94%) SpecFlow
3 3 (2.94%) Moq
4 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.96%) Subversion
5 1 (0.98%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (2.94%) Finance
1 3 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (0.98%) Legal
2 1 (0.98%) Advertising
2 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.98%) Billing
2 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (57.84%) Developer
2 33 (32.35%) .NET Developer
3 12 (11.76%) Development Manager
3 12 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 10 (9.80%) Web Developer
4 10 (9.80%) Software Manager
4 10 (9.80%) Test Engineer
4 10 (9.80%) Software Development Manager
5 9 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) QA Manager
7 6 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Programme Director
9 3 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (62.75%) .NET
2 49 (48.04%) ASP.NET
3 38 (37.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (32.35%) WCF
5 29 (28.43%) KnockoutJS
6 25 (24.51%) HTML
7 24 (23.53%) Ninject
8 18 (17.65%) HTML5
9 11 (10.78%) CSS
10 10 (9.80%) jQuery
10 10 (9.80%) .NET Framework
11 9 (8.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (6.86%) JSON
12 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (5.88%) XML
13 6 (5.88%) NHibernate
14 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (3.92%) CSS3
15 4 (3.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.53%) Streaming Music
2 13 (12.75%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.98%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.98%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.71%) Windows
2 10 (9.80%) Linux
3 4 (3.92%) Android
4 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (49.02%) MVC
2 49 (48.04%) TDD
3 37 (36.27%) Scrum
4 25 (24.51%) Web Application Development
4 25 (24.51%) Domain-Driven Design
5 24 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
6 18 (17.65%) Software Testing
7 12 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (10.78%) Web Development
8 11 (10.78%) Unit Testing
8 11 (10.78%) Test Management
9 10 (9.80%) OOP
9 10 (9.80%) Regression Testing
9 10 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (9.80%) Automated Testing
9 10 (9.80%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.82%) Test Automation
10 9 (8.82%) Agile Testing
11 8 (7.84%) Automation Testing
11 8 (7.84%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (73.53%) C#
2 35 (34.31%) SQL
3 25 (24.51%) JavaScript
3 25 (24.51%) C++
4 24 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (3.92%) C
6 3 (2.94%) PHP
7 2 (1.96%) Python
7 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (27.45%) Degree
2 13 (12.75%) ISEB
3 10 (9.80%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.94%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.78%) Oracle
3 9 (8.82%) VMware
4 4 (3.92%) Facebook
4 4 (3.92%) Twitter
5 2 (1.96%) Progress
6 1 (0.98%) webMethods
6 1 (0.98%) IBM
6 1 (0.98%) Software AG
6 1 (0.98%) Informatica
6 1 (0.98%) HP
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Posted: 2 days ago
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