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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 420 370 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.99% 21.30% 17.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.06% 26.66% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 326 304 209
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 £28,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
1397 1388 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.45% 79.91% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1035 1094
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -2 100 £35,000 - 25
Crewe +18 74 £44,000 +17.33% 10
Chester +12 62 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Knutsford -1 27 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Wilmslow +1 24 £50,000 +53.84% 6
Macclesfield +1 18 £36,750 -3.28% 4
Ellesmere Port +3 13 £40,000 - 1
Runcorn +4 8 £46,250 -9.75% 1
Northwich -2 3 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Sandbach - 1 £37,500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Daresbury - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 372 (44.34%) .NET
2 333 (39.69%) C#
3 280 (33.37%) Scrum
4 269 (32.06%) SQL Server
5 259 (30.87%) ASP.NET
6 246 (29.32%) MVC
7 220 (26.22%) SQL
8 215 (25.63%) TDD
9 208 (24.79%) Finance
10 184 (21.93%) JavaScript
11 173 (20.62%) HTML
12 172 (20.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 167 (19.90%) WCF
14 152 (18.12%) CSS
15 150 (17.88%) Windows
16 148 (17.64%) Microsoft
17 147 (17.52%) Java
17 147 (17.52%) jQuery
18 143 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
19 142 (16.92%) .NET Framework
20 117 (13.95%) Dependency Injection
21 114 (13.59%) SDLC
22 108 (12.87%) MS Excel
23 104 (12.40%) Web Application Development
24 101 (12.04%) HTML5
25 95 (11.32%) Mobile App
26 87 (10.37%) Web Services
27 80 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
28 78 (9.30%) BDD
29 75 (8.94%) Team Foundation Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 25 (2.98%) SharePoint
1 25 (2.98%) Node.js
2 16 (1.91%) CMS
3 13 (1.55%) NServiceBus
4 12 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (0.95%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.72%) Apache
8 5 (0.60%) IIS
8 5 (0.60%) JBoss
8 5 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.48%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.48%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.36%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.24%) WordPress
11 2 (0.24%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 108 (12.87%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.46%) MS Project
3 15 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.43%) MS Office
4 12 (1.43%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.24%) Mingle
8 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.12%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (0.60%) Magento
2 4 (0.48%) Exstream
3 2 (0.24%) Agresso
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.24%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.24%) Sage ERP X3
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.65%) SaaS
2 23 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.07%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.60%) Route 53
5 5 (0.60%) Amazon Glacier
5 5 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (0.48%) GitHub
6 4 (0.48%) Trello
6 4 (0.48%) Office 365
7 1 (0.12%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (6.67%) Internet
2 39 (4.65%) Wireless
3 15 (1.79%) HTTP
4 4 (0.48%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.48%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.48%) ATM
4 4 (0.48%) GPRS
4 4 (0.48%) UMTS
5 2 (0.24%) LAN
5 2 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.12%) Firewall
6 1 (0.12%) Network Security
6 1 (0.12%) NAS
6 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.12%) WAN
6 1 (0.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (32.06%) SQL Server
2 67 (7.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (7.03%) NoSQL
4 36 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (3.81%) MySQL
7 24 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (2.74%) Relational Database
9 20 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (2.26%) MongoDB
11 18 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (2.15%) Big Data
11 18 (2.15%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (1.55%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.31%) RavenDB
15 10 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (0.95%) OLTP
16 8 (0.95%) Hadoop
17 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 75 (8.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 71 (8.46%) MSTest
3 69 (8.22%) NUnit
4 61 (7.27%) Rhino Mocks
4 61 (7.27%) Moq
5 55 (6.56%) Git (software)
6 37 (4.41%) Selenium
7 32 (3.81%) Visual Studio
8 28 (3.34%) JIRA
9 23 (2.74%) Cucumber
10 22 (2.62%) Subversion
10 22 (2.62%) JUnit
11 18 (2.15%) QuickTest Pro
12 16 (1.91%) Jenkins
13 14 (1.67%) SpecFlow
14 13 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 11 (1.31%) Maven
16 9 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 8 (0.95%) TeamCity
17 8 (0.95%) Mercurial
General
1 208 (24.79%) Finance
2 64 (7.63%) Retail
3 50 (5.96%) Financial Institution
4 45 (5.36%) Marketing
5 28 (3.34%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.74%) Advertising
7 22 (2.62%) Banking
8 16 (1.91%) Games
9 10 (1.19%) Billing
10 8 (0.95%) Electronics
11 6 (0.72%) Back Office
12 5 (0.60%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.36%) Automotive
14 3 (0.36%) Legal
14 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.36%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.36%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.24%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 437 (52.09%) Developer
2 235 (28.01%) .NET Developer
3 133 (15.85%) Analyst
4 70 (8.34%) Business Analyst
5 65 (7.75%) C# Developer
6 64 (7.63%) Project Manager
7 54 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 48 (5.72%) Senior Developer
9 40 (4.77%) Java Developer
10 39 (4.65%) Test Analyst
11 38 (4.53%) Tester
11 38 (4.53%) Software Developer
12 37 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
13 35 (4.17%) Architect
14 32 (3.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 31 (3.69%) Junior
16 30 (3.58%) Graduate
16 30 (3.58%) Junior Developer
17 29 (3.46%) Graduate Developer
18 28 (3.34%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (44.34%) .NET
2 259 (30.87%) ASP.NET
3 173 (20.62%) HTML
4 172 (20.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 167 (19.90%) WCF
6 152 (18.12%) CSS
7 147 (17.52%) jQuery
8 142 (16.92%) .NET Framework
9 101 (12.04%) HTML5
10 87 (10.37%) Web Services
11 70 (8.34%) Castle Windsor
12 69 (8.22%) AngularJS
13 63 (7.51%) RESTful
14 62 (7.39%) Spring.NET
15 58 (6.91%) XML
16 57 (6.79%) WPF
17 56 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
18 52 (6.20%) JSON
19 50 (5.96%) Ninject
19 50 (5.96%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 95 (11.32%) Mobile App
2 80 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (7.27%) User Experience
4 58 (6.91%) Inversion of Control
5 52 (6.20%) Computer Science
6 25 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.15%) N-Tier
8 16 (1.91%) Replication
8 16 (1.91%) Telematics
9 14 (1.67%) Data Integration
10 13 (1.55%) Statistics
11 12 (1.43%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.31%) Algorithms
13 10 (1.19%) iPhone
13 10 (1.19%) iPad
14 9 (1.07%) Visualisation
14 9 (1.07%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.72%) BYOD
15 6 (0.72%) Data Centre
16 5 (0.60%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 150 (17.88%) Windows
2 54 (6.44%) Apple iOS
3 52 (6.20%) Android
4 36 (4.29%) Linux
5 16 (1.91%) Windows Mobile
6 11 (1.31%) UNIX
7 10 (1.19%) Windows CE
8 8 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.83%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.24%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (33.37%) Scrum
2 246 (29.32%) MVC
3 215 (25.63%) TDD
4 143 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
5 117 (13.95%) Dependency Injection
6 114 (13.59%) SDLC
7 104 (12.40%) Web Application Development
8 78 (9.30%) BDD
9 75 (8.94%) Project Management
10 74 (8.82%) Kanban
11 63 (7.51%) OO
12 62 (7.39%) Waterfall
13 58 (6.91%) Software Engineering
14 56 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 54 (6.44%) E-Commerce
15 54 (6.44%) SOA
16 53 (6.32%) Risk Management
17 48 (5.72%) PRINCE2
18 46 (5.48%) Web Development
19 45 (5.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 333 (39.69%) C#
2 220 (26.22%) SQL
3 184 (21.93%) JavaScript
4 147 (17.52%) Java
5 75 (8.94%) VB.NET
6 60 (7.15%) T-SQL
7 48 (5.72%) VB
8 34 (4.05%) PHP
9 31 (3.69%) C++
10 24 (2.86%) C
11 18 (2.15%) Ruby
12 17 (2.03%) PHP5
13 13 (1.55%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.43%) PL/SQL
14 12 (1.43%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.31%) VB6
15 11 (1.31%) VBA
16 7 (0.83%) Groovy
16 7 (0.83%) Apple Swift
17 6 (0.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 74 (8.82%) Degree
2 54 (6.44%) ISEB
3 18 (2.15%) ISTQB
4 13 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.19%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.95%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.72%) MCITP
8 6 (0.72%) HNC
8 6 (0.72%) HND
9 5 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.60%) PMP
10 4 (0.48%) CCNA
10 4 (0.48%) CISSP
10 4 (0.48%) MCSA
10 4 (0.48%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.48%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (8.22%) QA
2 7 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.24%) WCAG
3 2 (0.24%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.72%) Docker
3 6 (0.72%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.24%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.12%) Puppet
2 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.12%) Oozie
2 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.12%) Netcool
2 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.12%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 148 (17.64%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.44%) Oracle
3 23 (2.74%) Facebook
4 12 (1.43%) VMware
4 12 (1.43%) Apple
5 9 (1.07%) HP
6 8 (0.95%) Citrix
6 8 (0.95%) Vertica
6 8 (0.95%) ServiceNow
7 6 (0.72%) Dell
7 6 (0.72%) IBM
7 6 (0.72%) Informatica
8 4 (0.48%) Talend
8 4 (0.48%) Ab Initio
9 3 (0.36%) Teradata
9 3 (0.36%) Google
9 3 (0.36%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.36%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.36%) SAP
10 2 (0.24%) Sybase
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits asnd bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefitd
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago