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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 14 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 70 100 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.68% 22.42% 18.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.59% 26.81% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 67 85 81
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
340 373 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.86% 83.63% 83.18%
Number of salaries quoted 286 317 298
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,123
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,375 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,106
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 -3 20 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Burnley - 18 £32,500 -
Blackburn -3 11 £42,500 +8.97% 3
Chorley -6 8 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Lancaster - 6 £35,000 - 1
Lytham St Annes +7 1 £46,000 +31.42%
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 62 (51.24%) .NET
2 55 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 53 (43.80%) C#
4 48 (39.67%) SQL Server
5 47 (38.84%) Scrum
6 44 (36.36%) SQL
7 43 (35.54%) JavaScript
8 39 (32.23%) MVC
9 34 (28.10%) jQuery
10 33 (27.27%) TDD
11 32 (26.45%) CSS
11 32 (26.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (23.97%) Kanban
13 25 (20.66%) HTML
14 24 (19.83%) Web Development
15 23 (19.01%) Microsoft
16 21 (17.36%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (16.53%) BDD
18 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (15.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 18 (14.88%) OO
19 18 (14.88%) iPad
20 17 (14.05%) HTML5
20 17 (14.05%) Java
20 17 (14.05%) Finance
21 16 (13.22%) Web Services
21 16 (13.22%) Waterfall
21 16 (13.22%) Web Application Development
22 15 (12.40%) SQL Server 2014
22 15 (12.40%) Node.js

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 15 (12.40%) Node.js
2 6 (4.96%) CMS
2 6 (4.96%) IIS
3 3 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.31%) MS Project
3 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.96%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.96%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (39.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (8.26%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.96%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.13%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.48%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.83%) Big Data
10 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.83%) MySQL
10 1 (0.83%) Power BI
10 1 (0.83%) QlikView
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (12.40%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.44%) MSTest
4 8 (6.61%) Selenium
5 5 (4.13%) Moq
5 5 (4.13%) NUnit
5 5 (4.13%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.31%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.31%) Gerrit
6 4 (3.31%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.31%) JIRA
6 4 (3.31%) JMeter
6 4 (3.31%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.31%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.48%) Subversion
8 2 (1.65%) Mocha
8 2 (1.65%) Sinon.JS
8 2 (1.65%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (14.05%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Marketing
3 7 (5.79%) Retail
4 3 (2.48%) Games
5 2 (1.65%) Advertising
5 2 (1.65%) Local Government
5 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.65%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 77 (63.64%) Developer
2 41 (33.88%) .NET Developer
3 30 (24.79%) C# Developer
4 25 (20.66%) Analyst
5 22 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (14.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (11.57%) SQL Developer
9 11 (9.09%) Software Developer
9 11 (9.09%) Web Developer
10 10 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (8.26%) Senior Developer
10 10 (8.26%) Test Analyst
11 9 (7.44%) .NET Web Developer
11 9 (7.44%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (7.44%) Project Manager
12 8 (6.61%) Business Analyst
13 7 (5.79%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (5.79%) SQL Server Developer
14 6 (4.96%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (51.24%) .NET
2 55 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 34 (28.10%) jQuery
4 32 (26.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (26.45%) CSS
5 25 (20.66%) HTML
6 19 (15.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 17 (14.05%) HTML5
8 16 (13.22%) Web Services
9 14 (11.57%) REST
9 14 (11.57%) WCF
10 12 (9.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 11 (9.09%) .NET Framework
11 11 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (9.09%) JSON
11 11 (9.09%) XML
12 10 (8.26%) AngularJS
13 9 (7.44%) RESTful
14 8 (6.61%) CSS3
15 7 (5.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.88%) iPad
3 8 (6.61%) Social Media
4 7 (5.79%) User Experience
5 5 (4.13%) Data Integration
5 5 (4.13%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (3.31%) Clustering
6 4 (3.31%) Fintech
6 4 (3.31%) Replication
7 2 (1.65%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.65%) iSeries
7 2 (1.65%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.83%) FMCG
8 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.83%) Social Network
8 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.44%) Windows
2 7 (5.79%) Linux
3 6 (4.96%) Unix
3 6 (4.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.84%) Scrum
2 39 (32.23%) MVC
3 33 (27.27%) TDD
4 29 (23.97%) Kanban
5 24 (19.83%) Web Development
6 21 (17.36%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (16.53%) BDD
8 18 (14.88%) OO
9 16 (13.22%) Waterfall
9 16 (13.22%) Web Application Development
10 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2
10 12 (9.92%) SDLC
11 11 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (9.09%) Test Scripting
12 10 (8.26%) CRM
12 10 (8.26%) Time Management
12 10 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (7.44%) Project Management
14 8 (6.61%) Automated Testing
14 8 (6.61%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 53 (43.80%) C#
2 44 (36.36%) SQL
3 43 (35.54%) JavaScript
4 17 (14.05%) Java
5 15 (12.40%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.61%) Ruby
6 8 (6.61%) VB
7 6 (4.96%) VB6
8 3 (2.48%) RPG
9 2 (1.65%) PHP
9 2 (1.65%) Python
9 2 (1.65%) RPG IV
9 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.83%) ES6
10 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.83%) SOQL
10 1 (0.83%) VBA
10 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.74%) Degree
2 11 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 9 (7.44%) ISEB
4 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.65%) Google
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle
2 2 (1.65%) Twitter
Blackpool, Lancashire
Mccabe & Barton
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum circa £80,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Pension, 33 days paid holiday, Free Breakfast
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Bonus, RSU, Pension, Medical, Travel, Health & Life Insura
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Clear Hire Limited
Salary: £33,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Kensington, Lancashire
The SmartList
Salary: £Excellent salary Negotiable dependant on experience, pension, private
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Roqit
Salary: Competitive + Benifits
Posted: 22 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £36,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago