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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 86 53 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 29.76% 20.08% 14.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.21% 23.56% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 63 44 34
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,050 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
267 225 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.39% 85.23% 84.34%
Number of salaries quoted 176 151 161
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,715 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 September 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Chester

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 54 (38.30%) Java
2 48 (34.04%) SQL
3 39 (27.66%) TDD
4 38 (26.95%) Scrum
4 38 (26.95%) JavaScript
5 35 (24.82%) Web Services
6 34 (24.11%) CSS
6 34 (24.11%) .NET
7 31 (21.99%) C#
8 30 (21.28%) HTML
9 29 (20.57%) AngularJS
10 28 (19.86%) SDLC
10 28 (19.86%) SQL Server
11 27 (19.15%) E-Commerce
12 25 (17.73%) MVC
12 25 (17.73%) Pair Programming
12 25 (17.73%) Mobile App
13 23 (16.31%) jQuery
14 21 (14.89%) ASP.NET
15 20 (14.18%) Finance
15 20 (14.18%) BDD
16 19 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (12.77%) Spring
18 17 (12.06%) JSON
18 17 (12.06%) Mentoring
19 16 (11.35%) KnockoutJS
20 15 (10.64%) RESTful
20 15 (10.64%) WCF

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (5.67%) Node.js
2 7 (4.96%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (2.13%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.42%) IIS
6 1 (0.71%) JBoss
6 1 (0.71%) Apache
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.42%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.42%) Route 53
3 2 (1.42%) GitHub
3 2 (1.42%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (1.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.80%) Internet
2 3 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.96%) Big Data
3 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.55%) MySQL
4 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.55%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.42%) SQLite
7 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.71%) Redis
7 1 (0.71%) QlikView
7 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.71%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (9.93%) Cucumber
2 9 (6.38%) JUnit
2 9 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.67%) Selenium
4 6 (4.26%) Maven
4 6 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.55%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.55%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.84%) NetBeans
6 4 (2.84%) Subversion
6 4 (2.84%) Calabash
7 3 (2.13%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.42%) JIRA
8 2 (1.42%) Ant
8 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.42%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.42%) Mockito
8 2 (1.42%) Android Studio
8 2 (1.42%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.42%) Gradle
General
1 20 (14.18%) Finance
2 9 (6.38%) Retail
3 5 (3.55%) Back Office
4 3 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Automotive
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 68 (48.23%) Developer
2 29 (20.57%) Java Developer
3 23 (16.31%) .NET Developer
4 21 (14.89%) Analyst
5 18 (12.77%) Business Analyst
6 12 (8.51%) Project Manager
7 8 (5.67%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Test Engineer
8 6 (4.26%) Tester
8 6 (4.26%) QA Engineer
8 6 (4.26%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (4.26%) Agile Project Manager
8 6 (4.26%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (3.55%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.84%) Consultant
10 4 (2.84%) Applications Support
10 4 (2.84%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (2.84%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (2.84%) Software Consultant
10 4 (2.84%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (24.82%) Web Services
2 34 (24.11%) .NET
2 34 (24.11%) CSS
3 30 (21.28%) HTML
4 29 (20.57%) AngularJS
5 23 (16.31%) jQuery
6 21 (14.89%) ASP.NET
7 18 (12.77%) Spring
8 17 (12.06%) JSON
9 16 (11.35%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (10.64%) RESTful
10 15 (10.64%) WCF
11 14 (9.93%) HTML5
11 14 (9.93%) J2EE
12 13 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (8.51%) CSS3
14 11 (7.80%) Ajax
15 9 (6.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.73%) Mobile App
2 19 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.67%) Tandem
3 8 (5.67%) Telematics
4 3 (2.13%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.42%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.42%) Replication
5 2 (1.42%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.42%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.42%) User Experience
6 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.38%) Android
1 9 (6.38%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.26%) Windows
3 5 (3.55%) Linux
4 4 (2.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.66%) TDD
2 38 (26.95%) Scrum
3 28 (19.86%) SDLC
4 27 (19.15%) E-Commerce
5 25 (17.73%) MVC
5 25 (17.73%) Pair Programming
6 20 (14.18%) BDD
7 19 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (12.06%) Mentoring
9 15 (10.64%) OO
10 13 (9.22%) Service Delivery
10 13 (9.22%) Automated Testing
11 12 (8.51%) Web Development
11 12 (8.51%) Web Application Development
11 12 (8.51%) Coaching
12 11 (7.80%) Refactoring
12 11 (7.80%) Software Engineering
13 9 (6.38%) Test Scripting
14 8 (5.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 54 (38.30%) Java
2 48 (34.04%) SQL
3 38 (26.95%) JavaScript
4 31 (21.99%) C#
5 10 (7.09%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.96%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.26%) C++
8 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.13%) Ruby
9 3 (2.13%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.42%) Groovy
10 2 (1.42%) PHP
10 2 (1.42%) Python
11 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (3.55%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.42%) ISEB
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.71%) PMP
3 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.80%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (8.51%) Oracle
2 10 (7.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.55%) Adobe
4 3 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (2.13%) Vertica
4 3 (2.13%) IBM
5 2 (1.42%) Zend
5 2 (1.42%) hybris
5 2 (1.42%) Tableau
5 2 (1.42%) ATG
6 1 (0.71%) VMware
6 1 (0.71%) Teradata
6 1 (0.71%) Apple
6 1 (0.71%) Juniper
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco
6 1 (0.71%) Talend
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Company Bonus, Generous Pension Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + Healthcare, pension, parking
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Staff Discount
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Excellent Package
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Chester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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