The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 10 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 115 95 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.23% 16.84% 20.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.51% 20.97% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 104 90 96
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,679 £31,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
418 453 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.44% 80.32% 74.95%
Number of salaries quoted 350 408 322
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
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 Lancashire

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Lancashire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -5 20 £37,500 - 6
Lancaster +4 16 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Chorley +4 15 £47,000 +52.84% 3
Blackpool +5 9 £40,000 +48.14% 2
Burnley 0 7 £70,000 +70.73% 2
Lytham St Annes -1 5 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Blackburn +3 4 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Newton-le-Willows 0 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Morecambe - 4 £35,000 -
Skelmersdale - 2 £37,500 -
Accrington - 1 £33,500 -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

1 106 (61.63%) .NET
2 104 (60.47%) C#
3 98 (56.98%) ASP.NET
4 84 (48.84%) MVC
5 71 (41.28%) JavaScript
6 67 (38.95%) SQL Server
7 65 (37.79%) HTML
8 63 (36.63%) CSS
9 62 (36.05%) SQL
10 61 (35.47%) jQuery
11 54 (31.40%) Mentoring
12 51 (29.65%) Scrum
13 47 (27.33%) OO
13 47 (27.33%) .NET Framework
14 46 (26.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 38 (22.09%) Java
16 36 (20.93%) WCF
17 35 (20.35%) XML
18 28 (16.28%) SOAP
18 28 (16.28%) T-SQL
18 28 (16.28%) Microsoft
19 24 (13.95%) J2EE
20 23 (13.37%) Waterfall
20 23 (13.37%) WPF
20 23 (13.37%) Web Development
21 22 (12.79%) E-Commerce
21 22 (12.79%) User Experience
22 20 (11.63%) TDD
23 19 (11.05%) SQL Server 2008
24 18 (10.47%) Multithreading

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (4.65%) IIS
2 7 (4.07%) Apache
2 7 (4.07%) Node.js
3 6 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.33%) ColdFusion
4 4 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.74%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.16%) Drupal
7 1 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
1 1 (0.58%) PaaS
1 1 (0.58%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.65%) Internet
2 2 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (38.95%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (10.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.23%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.74%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.16%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (1.16%) MySQL
8 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (4.65%) Eclipse
2 7 (4.07%) Maven
3 6 (3.49%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.49%) Subversion
4 4 (2.33%) PowerBuilder
4 4 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.74%) Selenium
5 3 (1.74%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.74%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.74%) eggPlant
5 3 (1.74%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (1.16%) MSTest
6 2 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.16%) Moq
6 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.16%) JMeter
6 2 (1.16%) NUnit
6 2 (1.16%) JUnit
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (9.30%) Marketing
2 10 (5.81%) Finance
3 8 (4.65%) Retail
4 4 (2.33%) Games
5 2 (1.16%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.58%) Back Office
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 128 (74.42%) Developer
2 39 (22.67%) C# Developer
3 38 (22.09%) .NET Developer
4 30 (17.44%) Java Developer
5 29 (16.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (15.12%) Senior Developer
7 23 (13.37%) Software Developer
8 20 (11.63%) Team Leader
9 19 (11.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (10.47%) Development Team Leader
11 16 (9.30%) Project Manager
11 16 (9.30%) .NET Team Leader
12 15 (8.72%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 14 (8.14%) Software Team Leader
14 13 (7.56%) Software Development Team Leader
15 11 (6.40%) Senior C# Developer
16 9 (5.23%) Digital Project Manager
16 9 (5.23%) Agile Project Manager
16 9 (5.23%) ASP.NET Developer
17 8 (4.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (61.63%) .NET
2 98 (56.98%) ASP.NET
3 65 (37.79%) HTML
4 63 (36.63%) CSS
5 61 (35.47%) jQuery
6 47 (27.33%) .NET Framework
7 46 (26.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (20.93%) WCF
9 35 (20.35%) XML
10 28 (16.28%) SOAP
11 24 (13.95%) J2EE
12 23 (13.37%) WPF
13 17 (9.88%) ADO.NET
13 17 (9.88%) XSL
14 16 (9.30%) Hibernate
15 15 (8.72%) Spring
16 14 (8.14%) JSON
16 14 (8.14%) LINQ
16 14 (8.14%) Web Services
17 10 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.79%) User Experience
2 18 (10.47%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.14%) iSeries
5 9 (5.23%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.91%) Social Media
7 4 (2.33%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.74%) SCORM
9 2 (1.16%) W3C
9 2 (1.16%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.58%) iPad
10 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.23%) Windows
2 7 (4.07%) Linux
3 3 (1.74%) Android
4 2 (1.16%) CentOS
4 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.16%) AIX
4 2 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (48.84%) MVC
2 54 (31.40%) Mentoring
3 51 (29.65%) Scrum
4 47 (27.33%) OO
5 23 (13.37%) Web Development
5 23 (13.37%) Waterfall
6 22 (12.79%) E-Commerce
7 20 (11.63%) TDD
8 18 (10.47%) Multithreading
9 17 (9.88%) Load Testing
9 17 (9.88%) Parallel Computing
10 14 (8.14%) Kanban
10 14 (8.14%) MVVM
11 12 (6.98%) OOD
12 10 (5.81%) Migration
12 10 (5.81%) Unit Testing
12 10 (5.81%) Test Scripting
13 8 (4.65%) BDD
14 7 (4.07%) OOP
15 6 (3.49%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (60.47%) C#
2 71 (41.28%) JavaScript
3 62 (36.05%) SQL
4 38 (22.09%) Java
5 28 (16.28%) T-SQL
6 14 (8.14%) RPG
7 7 (4.07%) C++
8 5 (2.91%) PowerHouse
8 5 (2.91%) XAML
9 4 (2.33%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.33%) PHP
10 3 (1.74%) VB
11 2 (1.16%) Python
11 2 (1.16%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.16%) COBOL
11 2 (1.16%) VBScript
12 1 (0.58%) Ruby
12 1 (0.58%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 13 (7.56%) Degree
2 3 (1.74%) MCSD
2 3 (1.74%) ISEB
2 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.58%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.58%) Puppet
1 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.88%) Oracle
3 9 (5.23%) Facebook
4 5 (2.91%) JBoss
5 3 (1.74%) IBM
6 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.16%) Zend
7 1 (0.58%) Progress
7 1 (0.58%) HP
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