The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 2 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 69 29 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 32.55% 11.60% 17.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.57% 15.51% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 54 21 23
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Agile Software Development
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
194 187 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.51% 74.80% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 114 131 153
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
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 Chester

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Chester

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Chester

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

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Chester

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 41 (34.45%) SQL
2 36 (30.25%) Scrum
3 29 (24.37%) .NET
4 27 (22.69%) TDD
4 27 (22.69%) C#
5 26 (21.85%) Java
5 26 (21.85%) Finance
6 25 (21.01%) SQL Server
7 24 (20.17%) ASP.NET
7 24 (20.17%) CSS
8 23 (19.33%) JavaScript
9 22 (18.49%) jQuery
10 21 (17.65%) HTML
11 20 (16.81%) E-Commerce
11 20 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (15.97%) MVC
13 18 (15.13%) Pair Programming
13 18 (15.13%) Web Services
14 17 (14.29%) Mobile App
14 17 (14.29%) SDLC
15 16 (13.45%) HTML5
15 16 (13.45%) BDD
15 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
16 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
16 15 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (11.76%) Mentoring
17 14 (11.76%) Cucumber
17 14 (11.76%) AngularJS
17 14 (11.76%) Test Scripting
17 14 (11.76%) Kanban

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (5.04%) Node.js
2 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.68%) IIS
2 2 (1.68%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.84%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.68%) GitHub
3 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.40%) Internet
2 3 (2.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.01%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 8 (6.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.52%) MySQL
6 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.68%) Redis
6 2 (1.68%) Big Data
6 2 (1.68%) OLTP
6 2 (1.68%) VLDB
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 8 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.88%) Selenium
3 7 (5.88%) JUnit
4 6 (5.04%) NUnit
4 6 (5.04%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (5.04%) Moq
5 5 (4.20%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.20%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (3.36%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.52%) Maven
7 3 (2.52%) JIRA
7 3 (2.52%) HP UFT
7 3 (2.52%) Calabash
8 2 (1.68%) Facilita Forecast
8 2 (1.68%) Ant
8 2 (1.68%) Gradle
8 2 (1.68%) JMeter
General
1 26 (21.85%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Retail
3 7 (5.88%) Back Office
4 6 (5.04%) Games
5 4 (3.36%) Marketing
6 3 (2.52%) Banking
6 3 (2.52%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 46 (38.66%) Developer
2 28 (23.53%) Analyst
3 24 (20.17%) Business Analyst
4 23 (19.33%) .NET Developer
5 15 (12.61%) Java Developer
6 12 (10.08%) Test Engineer
7 11 (9.24%) Project Manager
7 11 (9.24%) Agile Business Analyst
8 10 (8.40%) Tester
9 7 (5.88%) QA Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) Junior
11 5 (4.20%) Agile Project Manager
12 4 (3.36%) Junior Developer
12 4 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (3.36%) Technical Leader
12 4 (3.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (3.36%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (3.36%) C# Developer
13 3 (2.52%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.37%) .NET
2 24 (20.17%) ASP.NET
2 24 (20.17%) CSS
3 22 (18.49%) jQuery
4 21 (17.65%) HTML
5 18 (15.13%) Web Services
6 16 (13.45%) HTML5
7 14 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 12 (10.08%) WCF
8 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (8.40%) Entity Framework
9 10 (8.40%) Spring
9 10 (8.40%) Ajax
9 10 (8.40%) .NET Framework
10 9 (7.56%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (6.72%) NHibernate
11 8 (6.72%) CSS3
12 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (5.88%) SignalR
13 6 (5.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 15 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.72%) N-Tier
4 6 (5.04%) Tandem
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.84%) W3C
5 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.20%) Linux
2 2 (1.68%) Android
2 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.25%) Scrum
2 27 (22.69%) TDD
3 20 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (16.81%) E-Commerce
4 19 (15.97%) MVC
5 18 (15.13%) Pair Programming
6 17 (14.29%) SDLC
7 16 (13.45%) BDD
8 14 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 14 (11.76%) Kanban
8 14 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 13 (10.92%) Service Delivery
10 12 (10.08%) OO
10 12 (10.08%) Automated Testing
10 12 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (10.08%) Web Development
10 12 (10.08%) Web Application Development
11 8 (6.72%) User Stories
11 8 (6.72%) Market Research
11 8 (6.72%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (34.45%) SQL
2 27 (22.69%) C#
3 26 (21.85%) Java
4 23 (19.33%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.36%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.36%) Ruby
7 3 (2.52%) Python
8 2 (1.68%) Groovy
9 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.84%) C
9 1 (0.84%) VBScript
9 1 (0.84%) VB
9 1 (0.84%) PHP
9 1 (0.84%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (5.04%) ISEB
2 5 (4.20%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.36%) Degree
4 1 (0.84%) PMP
4 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.20%) Vertica
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle
4 2 (1.68%) Adobe
4 2 (1.68%) ATG
4 2 (1.68%) hybris
4 2 (1.68%) Tableau
4 2 (1.68%) Talend
5 1 (0.84%) VMware
5 1 (0.84%) Juniper
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco
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