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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 301 426 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.44% 23.11% 21.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.13% 26.23% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 274 369 268
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,900 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
1070 1624 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.33% 88.12% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1326 992
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 0 83 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Chester 0 40 £41,250 +3.12% 20
Knutsford +1 30 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Macclesfield +6 22 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Crewe 0 17 £36,000 -15.29% 1
Wilmslow -5 15 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Alderley Edge -9 8 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Northwich -1 7 £47,500 +46.15%
Ellesmere Port +1 4 £40,000 - 3
Daresbury 0 4 £42,500 -
Runcorn +6 3 £35,000 -26.31%
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 316 (43.17%) .NET
2 299 (40.85%) C#
3 268 (36.61%) SQL Server
4 220 (30.05%) Scrum
5 212 (28.96%) SQL
6 197 (26.91%) ASP.NET
7 195 (26.64%) TDD
8 174 (23.77%) MVC
9 166 (22.68%) JavaScript
10 154 (21.04%) Java
11 149 (20.36%) Windows
12 129 (17.62%) CSS
12 129 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
13 127 (17.35%) HTML
14 118 (16.12%) Finance
15 115 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 107 (14.62%) Web Application Development
16 107 (14.62%) Web Services
17 102 (13.93%) SDLC
18 98 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 96 (13.11%) Degree
20 92 (12.57%) AngularJS
20 92 (12.57%) jQuery
21 88 (12.02%) MSTest
22 86 (11.75%) WCF
23 84 (11.48%) XML
24 80 (10.93%) Project Management
25 78 (10.66%) Waterfall
26 77 (10.52%) BDD
27 75 (10.25%) Microsoft

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 41 (5.60%) Node.js
2 31 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (3.01%) Tomcat
4 19 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.19%) CMS
6 11 (1.50%) Apache
6 11 (1.50%) JBoss
7 10 (1.37%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.96%) IIS
9 6 (0.82%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.82%) WordPress
10 4 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.41%) Confluence
11 3 (0.41%) nginx
11 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 61 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.82%) MS Office
3 6 (0.82%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (0.68%) MS Project
5 2 (0.27%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.14%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.14%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.23%) Office 365
4 5 (0.68%) GitHub
5 4 (0.55%) SaaS
6 3 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.41%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.41%) Route 53
7 2 (0.27%) Heroku
7 2 (0.27%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.27%) PaaS
7 2 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.78%) Internet
2 9 (1.23%) HTTP
3 7 (0.96%) DNS
3 7 (0.96%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.68%) DHCP
4 5 (0.68%) DMZ
4 5 (0.68%) Firewall
4 5 (0.68%) VLAN
4 5 (0.68%) VoIP
4 5 (0.68%) VPN
5 4 (0.55%) Intranet
6 3 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.27%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.27%) LAN
7 2 (0.27%) LDAP
7 2 (0.27%) VXLAN
7 2 (0.27%) WAN
8 1 (0.14%) Network Security
8 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (36.61%) SQL Server
2 69 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (8.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 59 (8.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 57 (7.79%) MySQL
6 43 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 39 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 32 (4.37%) MongoDB
10 31 (4.23%) NoSQL
10 31 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (2.73%) Relational Database
13 15 (2.05%) Power BI
14 13 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (1.64%) Oracle Database
16 11 (1.50%) Big Data
16 11 (1.50%) PowerPivot
17 10 (1.37%) OLAP
18 9 (1.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 88 (12.02%) MSTest
2 62 (8.47%) NUnit
3 61 (8.33%) Moq
4 60 (8.20%) Rhino Mocks
5 59 (8.06%) Git (software)
5 59 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 50 (6.83%) Selenium
7 45 (6.15%) HP UFT
7 45 (6.15%) JIRA
7 45 (6.15%) Visual Studio
8 34 (4.64%) Cucumber
9 31 (4.23%) Jenkins
10 24 (3.28%) JUnit
11 21 (2.87%) Jasmine
12 18 (2.46%) Maven
13 16 (2.19%) Subversion
14 15 (2.05%) WebDriver
15 13 (1.78%) Eclipse
16 12 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
16 12 (1.64%) SoapUI
General
1 118 (16.12%) Finance
2 36 (4.92%) Banking
3 30 (4.10%) Marketing
4 18 (2.46%) Retail
4 18 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.19%) Advertising
6 11 (1.50%) Electronics
7 9 (1.23%) Legal
8 7 (0.96%) Games
9 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 411 (56.15%) Developer
2 230 (31.42%) .NET Developer
3 103 (14.07%) C# Developer
4 94 (12.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 88 (12.02%) Analyst
6 64 (8.74%) .NET Software Developer
7 58 (7.92%) Test Analyst
8 50 (6.83%) Senior Developer
9 46 (6.28%) Java Developer
10 43 (5.87%) Project Manager
11 39 (5.33%) Software Developer
12 38 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
12 38 (5.19%) Tester
13 33 (4.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 32 (4.37%) Web Developer
15 31 (4.23%) Software Engineer
16 30 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
16 30 (4.10%) SQL Developer
17 28 (3.83%) C# Software Developer
17 28 (3.83%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (43.17%) .NET
2 197 (26.91%) ASP.NET
3 129 (17.62%) CSS
4 127 (17.35%) HTML
5 115 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 107 (14.62%) Web Services
7 98 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 92 (12.57%) AngularJS
8 92 (12.57%) jQuery
9 86 (11.75%) WCF
10 84 (11.48%) XML
11 74 (10.11%) .NET Framework
12 73 (9.97%) RESTful
13 60 (8.20%) Unity DI Container
14 59 (8.06%) Castle Windsor
14 59 (8.06%) Ninject
14 59 (8.06%) Spring.NET
15 51 (6.97%) ASP.NET Web API
16 47 (6.42%) Spring
17 46 (6.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 62 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (8.20%) Inversion of Control
3 55 (7.51%) Computer Science
4 41 (5.60%) User Experience
5 40 (5.46%) Mobile App
6 23 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.91%) N-Tier
8 13 (1.78%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.50%) Social Network
9 11 (1.50%) Telematics
10 10 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (1.37%) Replication
11 9 (1.23%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.09%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.09%) NHS
12 8 (1.09%) PMI
13 6 (0.82%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.82%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.82%) iPad
14 5 (0.68%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 149 (20.36%) Windows
2 47 (6.42%) Linux
3 42 (5.74%) Android
4 37 (5.05%) Apple iOS
5 20 (2.73%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.78%) Unix
7 12 (1.64%) Windows CE
8 11 (1.50%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (0.82%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.41%) webOS
11 3 (0.41%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.41%) Windows Phone 7
11 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.27%) AIX
12 2 (0.27%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.14%) Debian
13 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (30.05%) Scrum
2 195 (26.64%) TDD
3 174 (23.77%) MVC
4 129 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
5 107 (14.62%) Web Application Development
6 102 (13.93%) SDLC
7 80 (10.93%) Project Management
8 78 (10.66%) Waterfall
9 77 (10.52%) BDD
10 68 (9.29%) Software Engineering
11 65 (8.88%) Dependency Injection
11 65 (8.88%) Kanban
12 63 (8.61%) OO
13 53 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
14 51 (6.97%) Test Scripting
15 49 (6.69%) Test Automation
16 45 (6.15%) Automated Testing
16 45 (6.15%) Web Development
17 42 (5.74%) ETL
17 42 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 299 (40.85%) C#
2 212 (28.96%) SQL
3 166 (22.68%) JavaScript
4 154 (21.04%) Java
5 58 (7.92%) VB.NET
6 43 (5.87%) T-SQL
6 43 (5.87%) VB
7 42 (5.74%) PHP
8 34 (4.64%) C
9 25 (3.42%) C++
10 21 (2.87%) Ruby
11 18 (2.46%) PL/SQL
11 18 (2.46%) Python
12 16 (2.19%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.64%) Embedded C
14 11 (1.50%) Objective-C
14 11 (1.50%) PHP 5
15 7 (0.96%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.96%) Groovy
16 6 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 96 (13.11%) Degree
2 57 (7.79%) ISEB
3 38 (5.19%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.32%) HND
5 12 (1.64%) PMI Certification
5 12 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (1.50%) HNC
7 8 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.68%) PMP
9 4 (0.55%) CCA
9 4 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.41%) MCITP
11 2 (0.27%) CCIE
11 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.27%) MCSE
11 2 (0.27%) PhD
11 2 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.60%) QA
2 11 (1.50%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.55%) P3O
4 2 (0.27%) COBIT
4 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) FATCA
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.96%) Docker
4 5 (0.68%) XenApp
5 2 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.27%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.27%) vSphere
6 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (3.69%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.55%) Perfmon
2 4 (0.55%) Puppet
3 2 (0.27%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.27%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.27%) SCCM
3 2 (0.27%) SCOM
4 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 75 (10.25%) Microsoft
2 47 (6.42%) Oracle
3 18 (2.46%) Twitter
4 16 (2.19%) Facebook
5 15 (2.05%) IBM
6 12 (1.64%) VMware
7 10 (1.37%) Citrix
8 6 (0.82%) Google
8 6 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (0.68%) HP
10 4 (0.55%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.55%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.55%) Micro Focus
10 4 (0.55%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.55%) SAP
11 3 (0.41%) Adobe
11 3 (0.41%) Apple
11 3 (0.41%) Cisco
11 3 (0.41%) Teradata
11 3 (0.41%) Zend
Chester, Cheshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
- The Resourcing Hub
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + relaxed environment, pension, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + relaxed environment, pension, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Additional Benefits available!
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Additional benefits available!
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
ICO
Salary: £39,333 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Pension and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £32000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago