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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 56 40 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 22.13% 17.62% 26.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.93% 20.51% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 46 38 39
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £48,500 £46,000
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
216 195 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.38% 85.90% 70.04%
Number of salaries quoted 144 163 109
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,358
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Chester

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 41 (47.13%) JavaScript
2 38 (43.68%) HTML
3 37 (42.53%) CSS
4 35 (40.23%) SQL
5 31 (35.63%) SQL Server
6 29 (33.33%) C#
7 28 (32.18%) .NET
8 27 (31.03%) Java
9 26 (29.89%) MVC
9 26 (29.89%) jQuery
10 25 (28.74%) Scrum
11 20 (22.99%) Relational Database
12 19 (21.84%) E-Commerce
12 19 (21.84%) TDD
13 18 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (19.54%) Spring
14 17 (19.54%) JIRA
15 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET
15 16 (18.39%) Web Services
16 15 (17.24%) Oracle
16 15 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (16.09%) SQL Server 2012
17 14 (16.09%) Visual Studio
17 14 (16.09%) .NET Framework
17 14 (16.09%) SQL Server 2008
18 13 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (14.94%) Degree
18 13 (14.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 12 (13.79%) Web Development
19 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (12.64%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.90%) Drupal
2 6 (6.90%) WordPress
2 6 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (6.90%) Commerce Server
2 6 (6.90%) CMS
2 6 (6.90%) Confluence
2 6 (6.90%) concrete5
3 5 (5.75%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.30%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.15%) Route 53
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) HTTP
1 5 (5.75%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.15%) CTI
3 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.15%) VPN
3 1 (1.15%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (35.63%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.99%) Relational Database
3 14 (16.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (16.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (14.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (13.79%) MySQL
6 11 (12.64%) MongoDB
7 6 (6.90%) NoSQL
7 6 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
8 5 (5.75%) Informix
9 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (3.45%) OLTP
10 3 (3.45%) Redis
10 3 (3.45%) Big Data
11 2 (2.30%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (2.30%) ROLAP
11 2 (2.30%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (19.54%) JIRA
3 14 (16.09%) Visual Studio
4 9 (10.34%) Selenium
4 9 (10.34%) Cucumber
4 9 (10.34%) JUnit
5 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.75%) Introscope
5 5 (5.75%) NUnit
5 5 (5.75%) MSTest
5 5 (5.75%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (5.75%) Moq
5 5 (5.75%) Mockito
6 4 (4.60%) Maven
6 4 (4.60%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.60%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (4.60%) Jasmine
6 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.15%) Hudson
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Retail
3 4 (4.60%) Marketing
4 3 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.15%) French Language
6 1 (1.15%) German Language
6 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (59.77%) Developer
2 20 (22.99%) .NET Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 9 (10.34%) Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Architect
5 6 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (6.90%) UI Developer
5 6 (6.90%) UI Programmer
6 5 (5.75%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Junior
7 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.60%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Lead Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (43.68%) HTML
2 37 (42.53%) CSS
3 28 (32.18%) .NET
4 26 (29.89%) jQuery
5 17 (19.54%) Spring
6 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET
6 16 (18.39%) Web Services
7 15 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (16.09%) .NET Framework
9 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (13.79%) HTML5
10 10 (11.49%) AngularJS
10 10 (11.49%) Spring MVC
11 9 (10.34%) WCF
11 9 (10.34%) ADO.NET
11 9 (10.34%) Hibernate
11 9 (10.34%) JDBC
11 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (10.34%) CSS3
12 8 (9.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) User Experience
2 8 (9.20%) FMCG
2 8 (9.20%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.90%) Open Source
4 5 (5.75%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (5.75%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.30%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.15%) Statistics
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) Android
1 7 (8.05%) Apple iOS
1 7 (8.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) MVC
2 25 (28.74%) Scrum
3 19 (21.84%) TDD
3 19 (21.84%) E-Commerce
4 13 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (13.79%) Web Development
6 11 (12.64%) Project Management
6 11 (12.64%) OO
6 11 (12.64%) Kanban
7 8 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.05%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (8.05%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (6.90%) Android Development
9 6 (6.90%) iOS Development
9 6 (6.90%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.90%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.75%) Service Management
10 5 (5.75%) OOP
10 5 (5.75%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.13%) JavaScript
2 35 (40.23%) SQL
3 29 (33.33%) C#
4 27 (31.03%) Java
5 12 (13.79%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.05%) Python
7 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.15%) VBScript
8 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) ISEB
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
1 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle
2 11 (12.64%) IBM
3 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.90%) ATG
4 6 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 6 (6.90%) Sitecore
5 5 (5.75%) Perforce
5 5 (5.75%) Compuware
5 5 (5.75%) HP
6 4 (4.60%) SAP
7 2 (2.30%) JBoss
7 2 (2.30%) Google
7 2 (2.30%) Tableau
7 2 (2.30%) Vertica
7 2 (2.30%) Teradata
8 1 (1.15%) Telerik
8 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.15%) Dundas
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