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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 61 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 25.96% 15.44% 13.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.98% 19.05% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 26
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
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
218 210 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.77% 81.08% 81.64%
Number of salaries quoted 117 142 143
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Chester

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 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 44 (33.85%) SQL
2 39 (30.00%) Scrum
3 36 (27.69%) Java
4 33 (25.38%) TDD
5 32 (24.62%) .NET
6 30 (23.08%) C#
7 29 (22.31%) JavaScript
8 28 (21.54%) CSS
9 26 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 26 (20.00%) Finance
10 25 (19.23%) ASP.NET
10 25 (19.23%) HTML
10 25 (19.23%) jQuery
11 24 (18.46%) Pair Programming
11 24 (18.46%) SDLC
12 23 (17.69%) Web Services
13 21 (16.15%) E-Commerce
13 21 (16.15%) MVC
14 20 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (13.85%) AngularJS
15 18 (13.85%) Mentoring
15 18 (13.85%) Mobile App
16 17 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (13.08%) HTML5
17 16 (12.31%) BDD
17 16 (12.31%) MS Excel
17 16 (12.31%) Microsoft
18 15 (11.54%) OO
18 15 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (10.77%) Cucumber

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 8 (6.15%) Node.js
2 2 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.54%) IIS
2 2 (1.54%) Apache
2 2 (1.54%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.54%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.77%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.54%) GitHub
4 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.46%) Internet
2 3 (2.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.08%) MySQL
5 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.31%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.54%) Redis
7 2 (1.54%) Big Data
7 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.54%) OLTP
7 2 (1.54%) VLDB
8 1 (0.77%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.77%) QlikView
8 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (10.77%) Cucumber
2 8 (6.15%) Selenium
2 8 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.38%) JUnit
4 5 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (3.08%) Moq
5 4 (3.08%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.08%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.08%) NUnit
6 3 (2.31%) Subversion
6 3 (2.31%) Maven
6 3 (2.31%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.31%) HP UFT
6 3 (2.31%) NetBeans
6 3 (2.31%) Calabash
7 2 (1.54%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 26 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (7.69%) Retail
3 7 (5.38%) Back Office
4 4 (3.08%) Marketing
4 4 (3.08%) Games
5 2 (1.54%) Banking
5 2 (1.54%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 59 (45.38%) Developer
2 26 (20.00%) Analyst
3 24 (18.46%) Java Developer
3 24 (18.46%) .NET Developer
4 21 (16.15%) Business Analyst
5 11 (8.46%) Project Manager
5 11 (8.46%) Test Engineer
6 10 (7.69%) Tester
7 8 (6.15%) Agile Business Analyst
8 7 (5.38%) QA Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Junior
9 6 (4.62%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (3.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.08%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.08%) Technical Leader
10 4 (3.08%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.08%) Junior Developer
10 4 (3.08%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (24.62%) .NET
2 28 (21.54%) CSS
3 25 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 25 (19.23%) HTML
3 25 (19.23%) jQuery
4 23 (17.69%) Web Services
5 18 (13.85%) AngularJS
6 17 (13.08%) HTML5
7 13 (10.00%) WCF
7 13 (10.00%) Spring
8 12 (9.23%) Ajax
8 12 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (8.46%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (7.69%) Entity Framework
10 10 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 9 (6.92%) CSS3
12 8 (6.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (6.15%) JSON
13 7 (5.38%) RESTful
13 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.85%) Mobile App
2 17 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.15%) N-Tier
3 8 (6.15%) Tandem
4 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.54%) User Experience
5 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.77%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.77%) W3C
5 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.85%) Linux
2 2 (1.54%) Android
2 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.00%) Scrum
2 33 (25.38%) TDD
3 24 (18.46%) Pair Programming
3 24 (18.46%) SDLC
4 21 (16.15%) E-Commerce
4 21 (16.15%) MVC
5 20 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (13.85%) Mentoring
7 16 (12.31%) BDD
8 15 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (11.54%) OO
9 13 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 13 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 12 (9.23%) Kanban
10 12 (9.23%) Web Development
10 12 (9.23%) Web Application Development
11 11 (8.46%) Automated Testing
12 10 (7.69%) Coaching
13 9 (6.92%) User Stories
14 8 (6.15%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (33.85%) SQL
2 36 (27.69%) Java
3 30 (23.08%) C#
4 29 (22.31%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.77%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.08%) Ruby
8 3 (2.31%) Python
9 2 (1.54%) C++
9 2 (1.54%) Groovy
9 2 (1.54%) PHP
10 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.77%) VBScript
10 1 (0.77%) VB
10 1 (0.77%) C
10 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) ISEB
2 5 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.08%) Degree
4 1 (0.77%) PMP
4 1 (0.77%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.62%) Oracle
3 5 (3.85%) Vertica
4 3 (2.31%) Tableau
5 2 (1.54%) hybris
5 2 (1.54%) ATG
5 2 (1.54%) Adobe
5 2 (1.54%) Talend
6 1 (0.77%) Juniper
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco
6 1 (0.77%) VMware
6 1 (0.77%) Zend
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