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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 83 114 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.57% 22.89% 17.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.05% 27.54% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76 106 80
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
414 414 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.63% 83.13% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 343 332 357
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,875 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 2015.

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 August 2015. 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 23 £40,000 +3.89% 3
Blackburn -2 14 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Blackpool -5 11 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Lytham St Annes - 9 £32,500 -
Chorley -11 6 £36,250 -22.87%
Rossendale - 3 £45,000 -
Accrington -2 2 £37,500 - 2
Newton-le-Willows 0 1 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 116 (58.88%) C#
2 112 (56.85%) .NET
3 102 (51.78%) MVC
4 97 (49.24%) ASP.NET
5 79 (40.10%) JavaScript
6 76 (38.58%) SQL Server
7 74 (37.56%) HTML
8 71 (36.04%) SQL
9 67 (34.01%) CSS
10 49 (24.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 48 (24.37%) jQuery
12 45 (22.84%) WCF
12 45 (22.84%) Finance
13 44 (22.34%) Java
14 38 (19.29%) Microsoft
15 34 (17.26%) Web Services
16 33 (16.75%) E-Commerce
17 31 (15.74%) Software Engineering
18 28 (14.21%) TDD
18 28 (14.21%) .NET Framework
18 28 (14.21%) OO
19 26 (13.20%) Scrum
19 26 (13.20%) HTML5
20 21 (10.66%) Selenium
20 21 (10.66%) Dependency Injection
20 21 (10.66%) Inversion of Control
21 20 (10.15%) SOAP
21 20 (10.15%) WebDriver
21 20 (10.15%) QA
21 20 (10.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (5.08%) Apache
1 10 (5.08%) WebSphere
2 9 (4.57%) CMS
3 8 (4.06%) Kentico
4 7 (3.55%) nginx
5 6 (3.05%) IIS
6 5 (2.54%) Node.js
7 4 (2.03%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.52%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.02%) Drupal
9 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.02%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.02%) WordPress
9 2 (1.02%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.51%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (2.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.08%) Magento
2 1 (0.51%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.06%) SaaS
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.54%) SSH
2 1 (0.51%) SMS
2 1 (0.51%) HTTP
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (38.58%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (5.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (5.08%) MySQL
5 9 (4.57%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.55%) DB2
6 7 (3.55%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.52%) JasperReports
9 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (10.66%) Selenium
2 20 (10.15%) WebDriver
3 14 (7.11%) Visual Studio
4 13 (6.60%) NUnit
4 13 (6.60%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (6.09%) Moq
5 12 (6.09%) MSTest
6 10 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.06%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.05%) Subversion
9 3 (1.52%) NetBeans
9 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.52%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.52%) Ant
10 2 (1.02%) JUnit
10 2 (1.02%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.51%) WinRunner
11 1 (0.51%) TestDirector
General
1 45 (22.84%) Finance
2 6 (3.05%) Retail
3 4 (2.03%) Games
4 3 (1.52%) Law
4 3 (1.52%) Marketing
5 2 (1.02%) Banking
5 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 137 (69.54%) Developer
2 74 (37.56%) .NET Developer
3 41 (20.81%) C# Developer
4 37 (18.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (16.75%) Analyst
6 24 (12.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (10.66%) Test Analyst
8 17 (8.63%) Software Engineer
9 13 (6.60%) Java Developer
9 13 (6.60%) C# Software Engineer
10 12 (6.09%) Software Developer
10 12 (6.09%) Web Developer
10 12 (6.09%) Automation Test Analyst
10 12 (6.09%) Automation Analyst
11 11 (5.58%) Business Analyst
12 9 (4.57%) PHP Developer
13 8 (4.06%) ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (3.05%) Project Manager
14 6 (3.05%) .NET Software Developer
14 6 (3.05%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (56.85%) .NET
2 97 (49.24%) ASP.NET
3 74 (37.56%) HTML
4 67 (34.01%) CSS
5 49 (24.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 48 (24.37%) jQuery
7 45 (22.84%) WCF
8 34 (17.26%) Web Services
9 28 (14.21%) .NET Framework
10 26 (13.20%) HTML5
11 20 (10.15%) SOAP
12 19 (9.64%) XML
13 15 (7.61%) WinForms
14 13 (6.60%) Castle Windsor
14 13 (6.60%) REST
14 13 (6.60%) AngularJS
15 12 (6.09%) Unity DI Container
15 12 (6.09%) CSS3
15 12 (6.09%) Ninject
15 12 (6.09%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.66%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.03%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) User Experience
6 1 (0.51%) W3C
6 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.64%) Windows
2 8 (4.06%) Linux
3 5 (2.54%) Android
3 5 (2.54%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.02%) CentOS
4 2 (1.02%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (51.78%) MVC
2 33 (16.75%) E-Commerce
3 31 (15.74%) Software Engineering
4 28 (14.21%) TDD
4 28 (14.21%) OO
5 26 (13.20%) Scrum
6 21 (10.66%) Dependency Injection
7 17 (8.63%) QMS
8 16 (8.12%) Mobile Development
9 15 (7.61%) Automation Testing
10 14 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (6.60%) Web Development
11 13 (6.60%) Web Application Development
11 13 (6.60%) Kanban
12 12 (6.09%) SDLC
12 12 (6.09%) Waterfall
13 11 (5.58%) Project Management
13 11 (5.58%) PRINCE2
14 10 (5.08%) Unit Testing
15 8 (4.06%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (58.88%) C#
2 79 (40.10%) JavaScript
3 71 (36.04%) SQL
4 44 (22.34%) Java
5 17 (8.63%) T-SQL
6 16 (8.12%) PHP
7 13 (6.60%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.55%) COBOL
9 4 (2.03%) Ruby
10 3 (1.52%) Python
11 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.02%) XAML
11 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.02%) C
11 2 (1.02%) RPG
11 2 (1.02%) Perl
12 1 (0.51%) Delphi
12 1 (0.51%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.05%) Degree
3 4 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.52%) ISEB
5 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.15%) QA
2 5 (2.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (19.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.60%) Oracle
3 5 (2.54%) RedPrairie
3 5 (2.54%) JDA
4 2 (1.02%) VMware
4 2 (1.02%) Zend
5 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.51%) New Relic
5 1 (0.51%) Google
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leigh, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Accrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Lancashire
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Blackpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Accrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago