The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 37 8
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -29
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 68 1 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 17.99% 0.62% 22.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.53% 0.87% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 67 1 47
Average salary £34,000 £20,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.85% -30.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £20,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
289 115 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 76.46% 71.43% 71.83%
Number of salaries quoted 223 86 138
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Software Development
West Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Halifax

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Halifax

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 47 (51.09%) QA
2 45 (48.91%) Software Testing
3 44 (47.83%) Project Management
4 43 (46.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 43 (46.74%) Test Scripting
4 43 (46.74%) HP Quality Center
5 42 (45.65%) Regression Testing
6 33 (35.87%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (33.70%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (33.70%) QuickTest Pro
8 25 (27.17%) Data Modelling
9 23 (25.00%) ERwin
10 21 (22.83%) Finance
11 16 (17.39%) Star Schema
12 14 (15.22%) SQL
12 14 (15.22%) Data Management
12 14 (15.22%) Master Data Management
13 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
14 11 (11.96%) T-SQL
14 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
15 10 (10.87%) ETL
15 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (9.78%) Data Mapping
16 9 (9.78%) Kimball Methodology
16 9 (9.78%) Inmon Methodology
17 8 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
18 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
20 5 (5.43%) OO

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Project
2 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.87%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (17.39%) Star Schema
3 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.43%) MySQL
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (33.70%) QuickTest Pro
2 23 (25.00%) ERwin
3 8 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.17%) JIRA
4 2 (2.17%) Selenium
4 2 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (22.83%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (51.09%) Analyst
2 43 (46.74%) Test Analyst
2 43 (46.74%) Test Engineer
3 42 (45.65%) QA Analyst
4 23 (25.00%) Data Modeller
5 21 (22.83%) Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.87%) ETL Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Senior ETL Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Microsoft Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Analyst Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
11 2 (2.17%) Agile Project Manager
12 1 (1.09%) Lead Developer
12 1 (1.09%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.43%) Web Services
1 5 (5.43%) XML
1 5 (5.43%) J2EE
1 5 (5.43%) HTML
1 5 (5.43%) Spring
2 4 (4.35%) CSS3
2 4 (4.35%) HTML5
2 4 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.09%) .NET
3 1 (1.09%) SOAP
3 1 (1.09%) WCF
3 1 (1.09%) jQuery
3 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.09%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.17%) UNIX
2 1 (1.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (48.91%) Software Testing
2 44 (47.83%) Project Management
3 43 (46.74%) User Acceptance Testing
3 43 (46.74%) Test Scripting
4 42 (45.65%) Regression Testing
5 31 (33.70%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (27.17%) Data Modelling
7 14 (15.22%) Data Management
7 14 (15.22%) Master Data Management
8 10 (10.87%) ETL
9 9 (9.78%) Data Mapping
9 9 (9.78%) Kimball Methodology
9 9 (9.78%) Inmon Methodology
10 5 (5.43%) OO
11 4 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (4.35%) Asset Management
11 4 (4.35%) OOP
12 3 (3.26%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.22%) SQL
2 11 (11.96%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.43%) Java
4 4 (4.35%) PHP5
4 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (1.09%) Python
5 1 (1.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (51.09%) QA
2 5 (5.43%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 43 (46.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle
2 2 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (1.09%) JBoss
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