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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 48 56 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 21.92% 25.00% 45.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.65% 28.00% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 38 45 74
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £31,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
203 200 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.69% 89.29% 86.82%
Number of salaries quoted 168 155 168
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 November 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Chester

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 46 (45.10%) JavaScript
2 42 (41.18%) HTML
3 40 (39.22%) CSS
4 38 (37.25%) SQL
5 32 (31.37%) Java
6 31 (30.39%) SQL Server
7 30 (29.41%) jQuery
8 28 (27.45%) .NET
8 28 (27.45%) MVC
9 27 (26.47%) C#
10 26 (25.49%) Scrum
11 24 (23.53%) Relational Database
12 21 (20.59%) TDD
12 21 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (18.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (18.63%) Spring
13 19 (18.63%) Web Services
13 19 (18.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (17.65%) E-Commerce
15 17 (16.67%) ASP.NET
15 17 (16.67%) .NET Framework
15 17 (16.67%) JIRA
16 15 (14.71%) T-SQL
16 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (13.73%) HTML5
17 14 (13.73%) CSS3
17 14 (13.73%) Oracle
17 14 (13.73%) Visual Studio

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 11 (10.78%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.88%) Drupal
2 6 (5.88%) WordPress
2 6 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (5.88%) Commerce Server
2 6 (5.88%) CMS
2 6 (5.88%) Confluence
2 6 (5.88%) concrete5
3 5 (4.90%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (4.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.96%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.98%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.98%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) HTTP
1 5 (4.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.39%) SQL Server
2 24 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 19 (18.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 12 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (8.82%) MySQL
7 6 (5.88%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.90%) Informix
8 5 (4.90%) OLTP
8 5 (4.90%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.90%) Big Data
9 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (2.94%) Redis
11 2 (1.96%) SQLite
11 2 (1.96%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.96%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 21 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (16.67%) JIRA
3 14 (13.73%) Visual Studio
4 11 (10.78%) Selenium
5 10 (9.80%) JUnit
5 10 (9.80%) Cucumber
6 6 (5.88%) Mockito
6 6 (5.88%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.90%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (4.90%) Jasmine
7 5 (4.90%) MSTest
7 5 (4.90%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (4.90%) Moq
7 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.90%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.90%) Introscope
7 5 (4.90%) NUnit
7 5 (4.90%) Maven
8 1 (0.98%) Ant
8 1 (0.98%) Concordion
General
1 11 (10.78%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Retail
3 5 (4.90%) Marketing
4 3 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (55.88%) Developer
2 23 (22.55%) .NET Developer
3 19 (18.63%) Java Developer
4 16 (15.69%) Analyst
5 13 (12.75%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) Business Process Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Process Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (5.88%) UI Developer
7 6 (5.88%) UI Programmer
8 5 (4.90%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (4.90%) SQL DBA
8 5 (4.90%) DBA
8 5 (4.90%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.90%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Junior
9 4 (3.92%) Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (41.18%) HTML
2 40 (39.22%) CSS
3 30 (29.41%) jQuery
4 28 (27.45%) .NET
5 19 (18.63%) Web Services
5 19 (18.63%) Spring
5 19 (18.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 17 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 17 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (13.73%) HTML5
8 14 (13.73%) CSS3
9 12 (11.76%) ADO.NET
9 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 12 (11.76%) WCF
10 11 (10.78%) AngularJS
11 10 (9.80%) JSON
11 10 (9.80%) Spring MVC
11 10 (9.80%) JDBC
12 9 (8.82%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) User Experience
2 10 (9.80%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.84%) FMCG
4 6 (5.88%) Open Source
5 5 (4.90%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (4.90%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.82%) Android
1 9 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (1.96%) Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.45%) MVC
2 26 (25.49%) Scrum
3 21 (20.59%) TDD
4 18 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 14 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (12.75%) Web Development
7 12 (11.76%) Project Management
8 11 (10.78%) Kanban
8 11 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (8.82%) OO
10 8 (7.84%) PRINCE2
10 8 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (6.86%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (6.86%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (6.86%) Data Modelling
12 6 (5.88%) Pair Programming
12 6 (5.88%) Android Development
12 6 (5.88%) iOS Development
13 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (45.10%) JavaScript
2 38 (37.25%) SQL
3 32 (31.37%) Java
4 27 (26.47%) C#
5 15 (14.71%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.96%) Python
7 2 (1.96%) C++
7 2 (1.96%) C
8 1 (0.98%) VBScript
8 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.98%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (10.78%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) ISEB
2 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (13.73%) Oracle
2 11 (10.78%) IBM
3 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.88%) ATG
4 6 (5.88%) Atlassian
4 6 (5.88%) Sitecore
5 5 (4.90%) Compuware
5 5 (4.90%) HP
5 5 (4.90%) Perforce
6 2 (1.96%) Teradata
6 2 (1.96%) SAP
6 2 (1.96%) Google
6 2 (1.96%) Tableau
6 2 (1.96%) Vertica
7 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.98%) Adobe
7 1 (0.98%) Telerik
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