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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 93 87 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.75% 15.68% 21.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.91% 19.33% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 83 85 90
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
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
406 450 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.20% 81.08% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 350 396 305
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -11 16 £37,500 -1.31% 5
Lancaster +5 14 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Chorley +4 13 £47,000 +49.20% 2
Blackpool +6 8 £42,000 +58.49% 1
Lytham St Annes -1 5 £35,000 +11.11%
Burnley +3 4 £27,500 -29.93% 1
Morecambe - 4 £35,000 -
Newton-le-Willows +1 2 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Blackburn +4 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 108 (63.53%) .NET
2 104 (61.18%) C#
3 101 (59.41%) ASP.NET
4 84 (49.41%) MVC
5 71 (41.76%) JavaScript
6 68 (40.00%) SQL
7 65 (38.24%) SQL Server
8 61 (35.88%) jQuery
9 60 (35.29%) HTML
10 59 (34.71%) CSS
11 57 (33.53%) Mentoring
12 50 (29.41%) Scrum
12 50 (29.41%) .NET Framework
13 44 (25.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 42 (24.71%) OO
15 36 (21.18%) XML
15 36 (21.18%) WCF
16 34 (20.00%) Java
17 29 (17.06%) T-SQL
18 27 (15.88%) SOAP
18 27 (15.88%) Microsoft
19 26 (15.29%) Waterfall
20 24 (14.12%) WPF
21 23 (13.53%) E-Commerce
22 22 (12.94%) User Experience
23 21 (12.35%) Web Development
23 21 (12.35%) QA
24 18 (10.59%) Multithreading
24 18 (10.59%) SQL Server 2008
24 18 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 11 (6.47%) IIS
2 8 (4.71%) Apache
3 7 (4.12%) Node.js
4 5 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.35%) Drupal
5 4 (2.35%) ColdFusion
5 4 (2.35%) JBoss
6 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.59%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) SaaS
1 1 (0.59%) PaaS
1 1 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) SSL
3 1 (0.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (4.12%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.18%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.18%) MySQL
6 2 (1.18%) DB2
6 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (4.71%) Eclipse
2 7 (4.12%) Maven
3 5 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.35%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.35%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (1.76%) Selenium
5 3 (1.76%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.76%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.76%) eggPlant
5 3 (1.76%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (1.18%) JUnit
6 2 (1.18%) Subversion
6 2 (1.18%) JMeter
7 1 (0.59%) RSpec
General
1 16 (9.41%) Marketing
2 7 (4.12%) Finance
3 6 (3.53%) Retail
4 4 (2.35%) Games
5 2 (1.18%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.59%) Advertising
6 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 123 (72.35%) Developer
2 39 (22.94%) C# Developer
3 37 (21.76%) .NET Developer
4 30 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 30 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (14.12%) Team Leader
5 24 (14.12%) Java Developer
6 23 (13.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (12.94%) Software Developer
8 21 (12.35%) Development Team Leader
9 19 (11.18%) .NET Team Leader
10 17 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
11 16 (9.41%) Software Development Team Leader
12 14 (8.24%) Senior C# Developer
13 13 (7.65%) ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (7.65%) Project Manager
14 10 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 10 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (5.88%) Web Developer
15 9 (5.29%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (63.53%) .NET
2 101 (59.41%) ASP.NET
3 61 (35.88%) jQuery
4 60 (35.29%) HTML
5 59 (34.71%) CSS
6 50 (29.41%) .NET Framework
7 44 (25.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (21.18%) XML
8 36 (21.18%) WCF
9 27 (15.88%) SOAP
10 24 (14.12%) WPF
11 18 (10.59%) J2EE
12 17 (10.00%) XSL
12 17 (10.00%) ADO.NET
12 17 (10.00%) LINQ
13 14 (8.24%) JSON
14 12 (7.06%) Web Services
15 11 (6.47%) Hibernate
15 11 (6.47%) Spring
16 10 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.94%) User Experience
2 18 (10.59%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (10.00%) iSeries
3 17 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.29%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.94%) Social Media
5 5 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.35%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.76%) SCORM
8 2 (1.18%) W3C
8 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.47%) Windows
2 9 (5.29%) Linux
3 3 (1.76%) Android
4 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.18%) CentOS
4 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.18%) UNIX
4 2 (1.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (49.41%) MVC
2 57 (33.53%) Mentoring
3 50 (29.41%) Scrum
4 42 (24.71%) OO
5 26 (15.29%) Waterfall
6 23 (13.53%) E-Commerce
7 21 (12.35%) Web Development
8 18 (10.59%) Multithreading
9 17 (10.00%) Parallel Computing
9 17 (10.00%) MVVM
9 17 (10.00%) Load Testing
10 15 (8.82%) TDD
11 13 (7.65%) Kanban
11 13 (7.65%) OOD
12 10 (5.88%) Migration
13 9 (5.29%) Content Management
14 8 (4.71%) Software Engineering
14 8 (4.71%) Unit Testing
15 7 (4.12%) OOP
15 7 (4.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 104 (61.18%) C#
2 71 (41.76%) JavaScript
3 68 (40.00%) SQL
4 34 (20.00%) Java
5 29 (17.06%) T-SQL
6 17 (10.00%) RPG
7 8 (4.71%) XAML
8 7 (4.12%) PHP
9 4 (2.35%) Python
9 4 (2.35%) PowerHouse
10 3 (1.76%) VBScript
10 3 (1.76%) VB
10 3 (1.76%) C++
11 2 (1.18%) COBOL
11 2 (1.18%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.59%) Ruby
12 1 (0.59%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 16 (9.41%) Degree
2 5 (2.94%) ISEB
3 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.76%) MCSD
4 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.59%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.59%) Puppet
1 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (15.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.06%) Oracle
3 9 (5.29%) Facebook
4 3 (1.76%) IBM
5 2 (1.18%) Zend
5 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.59%) HP
6 1 (0.59%) Progress
Preston, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 14 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 2 days a week home working
Posted: 14 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
TheSmartList
Posted: 23 days ago
Lancaster
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago