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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 69 79 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.45% 14.55% 21.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.97% 17.95% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 64 77 83
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% +6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,757 £26,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £42,500 £40,400
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
432 440 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.21% 81.03% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 374 380 283
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -19 13 £52,000 +38.66% 1
Chorley +12 12 £47,000 +41.35% 2
Lancaster +5 9 £28,929 -17.34% 1
Lytham St Annes -3 5 £35,000 +11.11%
Blackburn +8 4 £41,250 +17.85% 5
Blackpool 0 4 £44,000 +62.96% 6
Morecambe - 4 £35,000 -
Burnley -4 1 £27,500 -26.66% 4
Accrington - 1 £38,500 - 3
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 125 (68.31%) .NET
2 119 (65.03%) C#
3 116 (63.39%) ASP.NET
4 91 (49.73%) MVC
5 80 (43.72%) JavaScript
6 73 (39.89%) jQuery
7 72 (39.34%) SQL
8 69 (37.70%) SQL Server
8 69 (37.70%) CSS
9 66 (36.07%) HTML
10 57 (31.15%) Mentoring
11 55 (30.05%) .NET Framework
12 48 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 44 (24.04%) Scrum
14 43 (23.50%) OO
15 37 (20.22%) XML
15 37 (20.22%) WCF
16 36 (19.67%) Java
17 35 (19.13%) Waterfall
18 34 (18.58%) Microsoft
19 32 (17.49%) T-SQL
20 27 (14.75%) SOAP
21 26 (14.21%) QA
22 23 (12.57%) E-Commerce
22 23 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
23 22 (12.02%) RPG
23 22 (12.02%) Web Development
23 22 (12.02%) WPF
23 22 (12.02%) iSeries
24 19 (10.38%) Multithreading

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 13 (7.10%) IIS
2 10 (5.46%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.37%) Apache
3 8 (4.37%) Node.js
4 5 (2.73%) Drupal
5 4 (2.19%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.64%) JBoss
7 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.55%) CMS
7 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) PaaS
2 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.46%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) SSL
2 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.64%) MySQL
5 3 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.55%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (3.83%) Eclipse
1 7 (3.83%) Maven
2 5 (2.73%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.73%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.19%) Selenium
3 4 (2.19%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (1.64%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.64%) eggPlant
4 3 (1.64%) Facilita Forecast
4 3 (1.64%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.64%) Subversion
5 2 (1.09%) JMeter
5 2 (1.09%) JUnit
6 1 (0.55%) NUnit
6 1 (0.55%) MSTest
6 1 (0.55%) Moq
6 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.55%) RSpec
General
1 12 (6.56%) Marketing
2 9 (4.92%) Retail
3 6 (3.28%) Finance
4 4 (2.19%) Games
5 3 (1.64%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.55%) Billing
6 1 (0.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.55%) Law
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 133 (72.68%) Developer
2 44 (24.04%) C# Developer
3 38 (20.77%) .NET Developer
4 36 (19.67%) Senior Developer
5 33 (18.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 29 (15.85%) Team Leader
7 27 (14.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (14.21%) Development Team Leader
9 24 (13.11%) Software Developer
9 24 (13.11%) .NET Team Leader
10 22 (12.02%) Software Team Leader
11 21 (11.48%) Software Development Team Leader
11 21 (11.48%) Java Developer
12 17 (9.29%) ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (8.74%) Senior C# Developer
14 11 (6.01%) Web Developer
15 10 (5.46%) Analyst
15 10 (5.46%) Senior .NET Developer
15 10 (5.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 9 (4.92%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (68.31%) .NET
2 116 (63.39%) ASP.NET
3 73 (39.89%) jQuery
4 69 (37.70%) CSS
5 66 (36.07%) HTML
6 55 (30.05%) .NET Framework
7 48 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (20.22%) WCF
8 37 (20.22%) XML
9 27 (14.75%) SOAP
10 22 (12.02%) WPF
11 18 (9.84%) LINQ
11 18 (9.84%) ADO.NET
11 18 (9.84%) XSL
12 16 (8.74%) JSON
13 15 (8.20%) J2EE
14 13 (7.10%) Web Services
14 13 (7.10%) Ajax
15 11 (6.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (5.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (12.02%) iSeries
3 19 (10.38%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (10.38%) User Experience
4 6 (3.28%) Social Media
5 5 (2.73%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.73%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.19%) SCORM
6 4 (2.19%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.64%) AS400
8 2 (1.09%) W3C
9 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.55%) BBC
9 1 (0.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.20%) Windows
2 11 (6.01%) Linux
3 3 (1.64%) Android
4 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.55%) UNIX
5 1 (0.55%) CentOS
5 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (49.73%) MVC
2 57 (31.15%) Mentoring
3 44 (24.04%) Scrum
4 43 (23.50%) OO
5 35 (19.13%) Waterfall
6 23 (12.57%) E-Commerce
7 22 (12.02%) Web Development
8 19 (10.38%) Multithreading
9 18 (9.84%) Parallel Computing
9 18 (9.84%) TDD
10 17 (9.29%) Load Testing
11 16 (8.74%) Kanban
11 16 (8.74%) MVVM
11 16 (8.74%) OOD
12 11 (6.01%) Migration
13 10 (5.46%) OOP
13 10 (5.46%) Content Management
13 10 (5.46%) Software Engineering
14 8 (4.37%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.37%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 119 (65.03%) C#
2 80 (43.72%) JavaScript
3 72 (39.34%) SQL
4 36 (19.67%) Java
5 32 (17.49%) T-SQL
6 22 (12.02%) RPG
7 10 (5.46%) PHP
8 8 (4.37%) XAML
9 5 (2.73%) VB
9 5 (2.73%) Python
10 4 (2.19%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.19%) VBScript
11 3 (1.64%) C++
11 3 (1.64%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.09%) Ruby
13 1 (0.55%) PHP5
13 1 (0.55%) Scala
13 1 (0.55%) RPG IV
13 1 (0.55%) VBA
13 1 (0.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (8.74%) Degree
2 8 (4.37%) MCSD
2 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.19%) ISEB
4 3 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.55%) Puppet
1 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.10%) Oracle
3 5 (2.73%) Facebook
4 2 (1.09%) Zend
5 1 (0.55%) Progress
5 1 (0.55%) IBM
5 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum +
Posted: 8 hours ago
Accrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Accrington
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Accrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Chorley
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 11 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Blackpool
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Lancashire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Lancashire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: 25 days ago
Lancaster
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26715.00 - £32000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago