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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 451 359 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.63% 21.06% 13.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.25% 25.81% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 372 313 190
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 £31,500 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1542 1391 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.61% 81.58% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1069 1140
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,704 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +1 131 £37,500 +7.14% 24
Chester +11 69 £42,000 +9.09% 29
Crewe +12 53 £40,000 +18.51% 14
Knutsford -2 33 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Wilmslow +1 32 £42,500 +17.24% 4
Ellesmere Port +2 16 £40,000 - 3
Macclesfield +5 12 £33,750 -15.62% 2
Runcorn -1 8 £45,000 -25.00%
Northwich +3 6 £33,000 -5.71% 3
Alderley Edge +2 2 - - 1
Frodsham - 1 £52,500 -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 379 (43.46%) .NET
2 347 (39.79%) C#
3 294 (33.72%) Scrum
4 276 (31.65%) ASP.NET
5 270 (30.96%) SQL Server
6 253 (29.01%) MVC
7 234 (26.83%) SQL
8 226 (25.92%) TDD
9 219 (25.11%) JavaScript
10 200 (22.94%) Finance
11 193 (22.13%) HTML
12 180 (20.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 167 (19.15%) Java
14 162 (18.58%) WCF
15 160 (18.35%) CSS
16 159 (18.23%) Continuous Integration
17 158 (18.12%) jQuery
18 150 (17.20%) Microsoft
19 137 (15.71%) .NET Framework
20 134 (15.37%) Windows
21 132 (15.14%) SDLC
22 122 (13.99%) Dependency Injection
23 113 (12.96%) Web Services
24 111 (12.73%) MS Excel
25 110 (12.61%) Mobile App
26 109 (12.50%) Web Application Development
26 109 (12.50%) HTML5
27 83 (9.52%) AngularJS
28 82 (9.40%) Retail
29 78 (8.94%) BDD

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 26 (2.98%) CMS
1 26 (2.98%) Node.js
2 25 (2.87%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.03%) Apache
4 8 (0.92%) WebSphere
4 8 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.69%) IIS
6 6 (0.69%) NServiceBus
7 5 (0.57%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.46%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.46%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.34%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.34%) JBoss
10 2 (0.23%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.11%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 111 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.87%) MS Project
3 13 (1.49%) MS Office
4 10 (1.15%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.34%) Mingle
7 3 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.80%) Magento
2 4 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.23%) Agresso
3 2 (0.23%) Exstream
3 2 (0.23%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.23%) Sage ERP X3
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.47%) SaaS
2 24 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.15%) Amazon S3
4 6 (0.69%) PaaS
5 5 (0.57%) Route 53
5 5 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.57%) Trello
5 5 (0.57%) Amazon Glacier
5 5 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (0.46%) GitHub
6 4 (0.46%) Office 365
7 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (6.88%) Internet
2 46 (5.28%) Wireless
3 24 (2.75%) HTTP
4 10 (1.15%) HTTPS
5 7 (0.80%) GPRS
5 7 (0.80%) UMTS
6 4 (0.46%) ATM
6 4 (0.46%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.23%) SNMP
7 2 (0.23%) Telnet
7 2 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.11%) Firewall
8 1 (0.11%) NAS
8 1 (0.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (30.96%) SQL Server
2 54 (6.19%) NoSQL
3 49 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (4.01%) MySQL
6 31 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (2.29%) Oracle Database
9 20 (2.29%) Relational Database
10 19 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (1.83%) Big Data
12 15 (1.72%) MongoDB
13 12 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (1.15%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (0.92%) RavenDB
16 7 (0.80%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 67 (7.68%) MSTest
2 60 (6.88%) Moq
2 60 (6.88%) NUnit
3 58 (6.65%) Rhino Mocks
4 57 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 43 (4.93%) Git (software)
6 37 (4.24%) Visual Studio
7 31 (3.56%) Selenium
8 27 (3.10%) JUnit
9 25 (2.87%) JIRA
10 22 (2.52%) Subversion
10 22 (2.52%) Cucumber
11 17 (1.95%) Jenkins
11 17 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 12 (1.38%) HP UFT
13 11 (1.26%) Eclipse
13 11 (1.26%) Mercurial
13 11 (1.26%) Bower
13 11 (1.26%) gulp
13 11 (1.26%) Grunt
General
1 200 (22.94%) Finance
2 82 (9.40%) Retail
3 60 (6.88%) Marketing
4 51 (5.85%) Financial Institution
5 36 (4.13%) Banking
6 29 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 27 (3.10%) Advertising
8 11 (1.26%) Games
9 9 (1.03%) Electronics
10 8 (0.92%) Back Office
11 7 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
12 6 (0.69%) Billing
13 5 (0.57%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.57%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.34%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.34%) Legal
15 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.23%) Automotive
17 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 478 (54.82%) Developer
2 241 (27.64%) .NET Developer
3 121 (13.88%) Analyst
4 73 (8.37%) Business Analyst
5 67 (7.68%) Project Manager
6 55 (6.31%) C# Developer
7 52 (5.96%) Java Developer
8 46 (5.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 43 (4.93%) Senior Developer
10 39 (4.47%) Tester
11 37 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
12 34 (3.90%) Junior
13 33 (3.78%) Software Developer
13 33 (3.78%) Test Analyst
13 33 (3.78%) Lead Developer
14 32 (3.67%) Graduate
15 31 (3.56%) Junior Developer
15 31 (3.56%) Graduate Developer
16 28 (3.21%) Junior .NET Developer
17 27 (3.10%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (43.46%) .NET
2 276 (31.65%) ASP.NET
3 193 (22.13%) HTML
4 180 (20.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 162 (18.58%) WCF
6 160 (18.35%) CSS
7 158 (18.12%) jQuery
8 137 (15.71%) .NET Framework
9 113 (12.96%) Web Services
10 109 (12.50%) HTML5
11 83 (9.52%) AngularJS
12 78 (8.94%) RESTful
13 63 (7.22%) WPF
13 63 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web API
14 61 (7.00%) Castle Windsor
15 59 (6.77%) Spring.NET
16 54 (6.19%) XML
17 52 (5.96%) JSON
17 52 (5.96%) CSS3
18 50 (5.73%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 110 (12.61%) Mobile App
2 67 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (7.22%) User Experience
4 60 (6.88%) Computer Science
5 58 (6.65%) Inversion of Control
6 24 (2.75%) N-Tier
7 19 (2.18%) Client/Server
8 18 (2.06%) Telematics
9 16 (1.83%) iPad
9 16 (1.83%) iPhone
10 15 (1.72%) Visualisation
10 15 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.72%) Replication
11 13 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.38%) Statistics
13 11 (1.26%) Tandem
13 11 (1.26%) Algorithms
14 10 (1.15%) Smartphone
15 7 (0.80%) Data Integration
16 6 (0.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 134 (15.37%) Windows
2 71 (8.14%) Apple iOS
3 69 (7.91%) Android
4 26 (2.98%) Linux
5 21 (2.41%) Windows Mobile
6 12 (1.38%) Windows CE
7 9 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.69%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.57%) UNIX
10 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone 7
11 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.23%) AIX
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (33.72%) Scrum
2 253 (29.01%) MVC
3 226 (25.92%) TDD
4 159 (18.23%) Continuous Integration
5 132 (15.14%) SDLC
6 122 (13.99%) Dependency Injection
7 109 (12.50%) Web Application Development
8 78 (8.94%) BDD
9 73 (8.37%) Kanban
10 69 (7.91%) OO
11 67 (7.68%) Project Management
12 61 (7.00%) Risk Management
13 59 (6.77%) Waterfall
14 57 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 56 (6.42%) Web Development
16 53 (6.08%) Software Engineering
17 51 (5.85%) Unit Testing
18 50 (5.73%) E-Commerce
19 47 (5.39%) MVVM
20 46 (5.28%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 347 (39.79%) C#
2 234 (26.83%) SQL
3 219 (25.11%) JavaScript
4 167 (19.15%) Java
5 65 (7.45%) VB.NET
6 64 (7.34%) T-SQL
7 48 (5.50%) VB
8 31 (3.56%) PHP
9 29 (3.33%) C++
10 23 (2.64%) C
11 18 (2.06%) Objective-C
12 17 (1.95%) Ruby
13 16 (1.83%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.26%) PowerShell
15 8 (0.92%) PHP5
15 8 (0.92%) VB6
15 8 (0.92%) Python
16 7 (0.80%) Groovy
16 7 (0.80%) Apple Swift
17 6 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 72 (8.26%) Degree
2 48 (5.50%) ISEB
3 17 (1.95%) ISTQB
4 12 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.03%) PMI Certification
6 8 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.69%) MCITP
8 5 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.57%) HNC
8 5 (0.57%) HND
9 4 (0.46%) MCSA
9 4 (0.46%) CISSP
9 4 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.46%) PMP
9 4 (0.46%) CCNA
9 4 (0.46%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.46%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.34%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (8.49%) QA
2 6 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.23%) WCAG
3 2 (0.23%) WAI
3 2 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (0.57%) Docker
2 4 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.11%) Oozie
2 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.11%) Netcool
2 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.11%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 150 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.31%) Oracle
3 26 (2.98%) Facebook
4 9 (1.03%) Apple
5 6 (0.69%) Vertica
5 6 (0.69%) IBM
6 5 (0.57%) Informatica
6 5 (0.57%) VMware
6 5 (0.57%) hybris
6 5 (0.57%) Business Objects
7 4 (0.46%) Adobe
7 4 (0.46%) HP
7 4 (0.46%) Citrix
7 4 (0.46%) Talend
8 3 (0.34%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.34%) Dell
8 3 (0.34%) SAP
8 3 (0.34%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.23%) Progress
9 2 (0.23%) Sybase
Cheshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Highly competitive + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 2 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 3 days ago