The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 436 370 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.44% 20.77% 18.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.32% 26.02% 23.57%
Number of salaries quoted 340 306 241
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 £30,000 £27,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Agile Software Development
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1487 1422 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.76% 79.84% 80.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1047 1115
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Cheshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -3 97 £35,000 - 28
Crewe +16 79 £44,000 +25.71% 14
Chester +11 68 £40,000 +23.07% 34
Knutsford +2 26 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Macclesfield +1 25 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Wilmslow -2 23 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Ellesmere Port +2 15 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Runcorn +5 8 £46,250 -15.90% 2
Sandbach - 5 £37,500 -
Northwich 0 4 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Alderley Edge - 4 £30,000 - 2
Nantwich - 1 £50,000 -
Daresbury - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 384 (44.65%) .NET
2 342 (39.77%) C#
3 283 (32.91%) Scrum
4 276 (32.09%) SQL Server
5 272 (31.63%) ASP.NET
6 247 (28.72%) MVC
7 227 (26.40%) TDD
8 213 (24.77%) Finance
9 210 (24.42%) SQL
10 182 (21.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 180 (20.93%) JavaScript
12 178 (20.70%) HTML
13 177 (20.58%) WCF
14 158 (18.37%) CSS
15 145 (16.86%) Microsoft
16 143 (16.63%) Windows
17 140 (16.28%) Java
17 140 (16.28%) jQuery
17 140 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
18 136 (15.81%) .NET Framework
19 114 (13.26%) Web Application Development
20 113 (13.14%) Dependency Injection
21 103 (11.98%) HTML5
22 97 (11.28%) MS Excel
23 90 (10.47%) BDD
24 87 (10.12%) VB.NET
25 84 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
26 82 (9.53%) Team Foundation Server
27 81 (9.42%) Kanban
28 80 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 29 (3.37%) SharePoint
1 29 (3.37%) Node.js
2 16 (1.86%) NServiceBus
2 16 (1.86%) WebSphere
3 11 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (1.05%) CMS
5 6 (0.70%) IIS
6 5 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.58%) MS Project Server
6 5 (0.58%) WordPress
6 5 (0.58%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.47%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.47%) JBoss
8 3 (0.35%) Apache
8 3 (0.35%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 97 (11.28%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.02%) MS Project
3 14 (1.63%) Photoshop
3 14 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.93%) MS Office
5 6 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.23%) Mingle
8 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.12%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Magento
2 4 (0.47%) Exstream
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.30%) SaaS
2 23 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.28%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.47%) Office 365
6 2 (0.23%) Route 53
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.23%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.23%) Trello
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.74%) Internet
2 38 (4.42%) Wireless
3 14 (1.63%) HTTP
4 9 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.47%) ATM
6 3 (0.35%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.23%) LAN
7 2 (0.23%) Extranet
7 2 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.12%) Network Security
8 1 (0.12%) NAS
8 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.12%) Firewall
8 1 (0.12%) WAN
8 1 (0.12%) SAN
8 1 (0.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (32.09%) SQL Server
2 80 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (6.40%) NoSQL
4 41 (4.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (3.60%) MySQL
7 30 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (3.37%) Relational Database
9 21 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (2.33%) MongoDB
11 18 (2.09%) Oracle Database
12 17 (1.98%) Big Data
13 15 (1.74%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (1.40%) OLTP
16 11 (1.28%) RavenDB
17 10 (1.16%) Hadoop
18 9 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 8 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 82 (9.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 75 (8.72%) MSTest
2 75 (8.72%) NUnit
3 65 (7.56%) Rhino Mocks
4 63 (7.33%) Moq
5 61 (7.09%) Git (software)
6 57 (6.63%) Selenium
7 36 (4.19%) JIRA
8 34 (3.95%) Visual Studio
9 27 (3.14%) QuickTest Pro
10 25 (2.91%) Cucumber
11 24 (2.79%) Subversion
12 20 (2.33%) JUnit
13 19 (2.21%) SpecFlow
14 15 (1.74%) Jenkins
15 14 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 10 (1.16%) TeamCity
16 10 (1.16%) Maven
17 8 (0.93%) Mercurial
18 7 (0.81%) Eclipse
General
1 213 (24.77%) Finance
2 69 (8.02%) Retail
3 56 (6.51%) Financial Institution
4 45 (5.23%) Marketing
5 26 (3.02%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.91%) Advertising
7 21 (2.44%) Banking
8 19 (2.21%) Games
9 12 (1.40%) Billing
10 9 (1.05%) Back Office
11 6 (0.70%) Electronics
12 5 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.35%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.35%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.23%) International Banking
15 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.23%) Automotive
15 2 (0.23%) Legal
15 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 450 (52.33%) Developer
2 246 (28.60%) .NET Developer
3 143 (16.63%) Analyst
4 67 (7.79%) C# Developer
5 63 (7.33%) Business Analyst
6 59 (6.86%) Project Manager
7 57 (6.63%) Senior Developer
8 55 (6.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 48 (5.58%) Test Analyst
10 42 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
11 41 (4.77%) Java Developer
12 40 (4.65%) Software Developer
13 38 (4.42%) Tester
14 36 (4.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 34 (3.95%) Architect
16 32 (3.72%) Junior
17 31 (3.60%) Junior Developer
18 29 (3.37%) Graduate
19 28 (3.26%) Graduate Developer
20 27 (3.14%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (44.65%) .NET
2 272 (31.63%) ASP.NET
3 182 (21.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 178 (20.70%) HTML
5 177 (20.58%) WCF
6 158 (18.37%) CSS
7 140 (16.28%) jQuery
8 136 (15.81%) .NET Framework
9 103 (11.98%) HTML5
10 77 (8.95%) Castle Windsor
11 74 (8.60%) Web Services
12 69 (8.02%) WPF
13 64 (7.44%) Spring.NET
14 61 (7.09%) XML
15 59 (6.86%) RESTful
15 59 (6.86%) AngularJS
15 59 (6.86%) ASP.NET Web API
16 52 (6.05%) Unity DI Container
16 52 (6.05%) Ninject
17 50 (5.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 84 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (8.84%) Mobile App
3 65 (7.56%) User Experience
4 60 (6.98%) Inversion of Control
5 37 (4.30%) Computer Science
6 32 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.09%) N-Tier
8 17 (1.98%) Replication
9 15 (1.74%) Statistics
10 14 (1.63%) Data Integration
11 13 (1.51%) Open Source
12 12 (1.40%) Client/Server
13 11 (1.28%) Telematics
14 10 (1.16%) BYOD
15 7 (0.81%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.81%) iPhone
15 7 (0.81%) iPad
16 6 (0.70%) BBC
16 6 (0.70%) Social Media
16 6 (0.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 143 (16.63%) Windows
2 37 (4.30%) Linux
3 35 (4.07%) Apple iOS
4 31 (3.60%) Android
5 17 (1.98%) UNIX
6 7 (0.81%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.58%) Windows CE
9 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (32.91%) Scrum
2 247 (28.72%) MVC
3 227 (26.40%) TDD
4 140 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
5 114 (13.26%) Web Application Development
6 113 (13.14%) Dependency Injection
7 90 (10.47%) BDD
8 81 (9.42%) Kanban
9 80 (9.30%) Project Management
10 66 (7.67%) E-Commerce
11 63 (7.33%) OO
12 59 (6.86%) Waterfall
13 53 (6.16%) PRINCE2
13 53 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 52 (6.05%) SOA
14 52 (6.05%) Risk Management
15 51 (5.93%) Software Engineering
15 51 (5.93%) MVVM
16 48 (5.58%) Mentoring
17 45 (5.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 342 (39.77%) C#
2 210 (24.42%) SQL
3 180 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 140 (16.28%) Java
5 87 (10.12%) VB.NET
6 58 (6.74%) T-SQL
7 48 (5.58%) VB
8 35 (4.07%) PHP
9 30 (3.49%) C++
10 26 (3.02%) Ruby
11 25 (2.91%) C
12 19 (2.21%) PHP5
13 17 (1.98%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.40%) VB6
15 11 (1.28%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.28%) VBA
16 7 (0.81%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.81%) Apple Swift
16 7 (0.81%) Groovy
17 5 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 78 (9.07%) Degree
2 56 (6.51%) ISEB
3 17 (1.98%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (1.28%) PMI Certification
5 8 (0.93%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.70%) PMP
6 6 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (0.58%) HNC
7 5 (0.58%) HND
7 5 (0.58%) MCITP
8 4 (0.47%) CISSP
8 4 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.47%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.47%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.35%) MCSA
9 3 (0.35%) CCNA
10 2 (0.23%) MCSE
10 2 (0.23%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.67%) QA
2 6 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.93%) Docker
4 6 (0.70%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.23%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.35%) Puppet
2 3 (0.35%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 145 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 52 (6.05%) Oracle
3 29 (3.37%) Facebook
4 16 (1.86%) Apple
5 12 (1.40%) VMware
6 11 (1.28%) Vertica
7 9 (1.05%) HP
8 8 (0.93%) Citrix
9 7 (0.81%) IBM
9 7 (0.81%) ServiceNow
9 7 (0.81%) Google
10 6 (0.70%) Sony
10 6 (0.70%) Yahoo!
10 6 (0.70%) Informatica
10 6 (0.70%) Dell
11 5 (0.58%) Sybase
11 5 (0.58%) Business Objects
12 4 (0.47%) Ab Initio
12 4 (0.47%) Telerik
13 3 (0.35%) Sitecore
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + benefits inc bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 42k per year + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefitd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Pacakge
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £3500 - £30000 per annum + benefits (see description)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago