The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 21 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 16 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 8.99% 20.32% 16.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.35% 29.46% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 29
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% -25.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Agile Software Development
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 129 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 79.21% 68.98% 73.66%
Number of salaries quoted 127 93 115
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Halifax

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 20 (37.04%) Waterfall
2 17 (31.48%) Finance
3 16 (29.63%) XML
4 15 (27.78%) SOA
4 15 (27.78%) Data Analysis
5 14 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (25.93%) Systems Analysis
5 14 (25.93%) User Stories
6 13 (24.07%) XSLT
6 13 (24.07%) SQL
7 12 (22.22%) Web Services
8 11 (20.37%) Banking
9 8 (14.81%) Retail
9 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (14.81%) Project Management
10 7 (12.96%) UML
10 7 (12.96%) Apache Flex
11 6 (11.11%) General Ledger
12 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
12 5 (9.26%) ERwin
12 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
12 5 (9.26%) Cyber Security
13 4 (7.41%) Degree
13 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
14 3 (5.56%) Scrum
14 3 (5.56%) TDD
14 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
14 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
14 3 (5.56%) T-SQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Project
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) DTS
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) ERwin
2 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Banking
3 8 (14.81%) Retail
4 6 (11.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Analyst
2 31 (57.41%) Business Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Data Modeller
5 4 (7.41%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Junior
5 4 (7.41%) Change Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Junior Business Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Change Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.70%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) XML
2 13 (24.07%) XSLT
3 12 (22.22%) Web Services
4 7 (12.96%) Apache Flex
5 2 (3.70%) jQuery
5 2 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (3.70%) Ajax
5 2 (3.70%) WCF
5 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.70%) .NET
5 2 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) Replication
2 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Waterfall
2 15 (27.78%) SOA
2 15 (27.78%) Data Analysis
3 14 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (25.93%) Systems Analysis
3 14 (25.93%) User Stories
4 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (14.81%) Project Management
5 7 (12.96%) UML
6 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.26%) Cyber Security
7 3 (5.56%) Scrum
7 3 (5.56%) TDD
7 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.56%) Change Control
7 3 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.70%) Data Mapping
8 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.70%) X++
3 2 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
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