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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 108 55 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.91% 13.68% 15.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.71% 17.52% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 91 55 67
Average salary £36,000 £40,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
420 314 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.19% 78.11% 77.35%
Number of salaries quoted 347 246 336
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Blackburn +1 33 £36,000 -6.49% 12
Preston +5 26 £35,000 -24.32% 8
Blackpool - 10 £32,500 - 1
Burnley -2 6 £47,500 -17.39%
Accrington - 6 £38,000 - 1
Chorley -5 4 £35,500 -16.47% 2
Lytham St Annes - 3 £35,000 - 1
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (54.72%) .NET
2 112 (52.83%) C#
3 88 (41.51%) ASP.NET
4 86 (40.57%) MVC
5 81 (38.21%) HTML
6 80 (37.74%) SQL Server
7 78 (36.79%) JavaScript
8 75 (35.38%) CSS
9 74 (34.91%) SQL
10 59 (27.83%) Java
11 43 (20.28%) jQuery
12 37 (17.45%) E-Commerce
13 35 (16.51%) TDD
13 35 (16.51%) Web Services
14 34 (16.04%) ASP.NET MVC
15 33 (15.57%) Finance
16 32 (15.09%) Scrum
17 31 (14.62%) Microsoft
17 31 (14.62%) .NET Framework
18 29 (13.68%) WCF
18 29 (13.68%) Oracle
19 26 (12.26%) HTML5
20 25 (11.79%) Mentoring
21 24 (11.32%) Software Engineering
21 24 (11.32%) QA
21 24 (11.32%) VB.NET
22 22 (10.38%) OO
22 22 (10.38%) Selenium
22 22 (10.38%) Waterfall
23 20 (9.43%) XML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (5.19%) WebSphere
2 8 (3.77%) JBoss
2 8 (3.77%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.77%) Apache Solr
3 5 (2.36%) Kentico
3 5 (2.36%) Apache
3 5 (2.36%) CMS
4 4 (1.89%) FileNet
4 4 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.42%) nginx
5 3 (1.42%) IIS
5 3 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.94%) SAS
6 2 (0.94%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.36%) Magento
2 4 (1.89%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.89%) SaaS
2 4 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.42%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (6.13%) MySQL
3 12 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.19%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.19%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.72%) DB2
6 9 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.94%) JasperReports
10 2 (0.94%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 22 (10.38%) Selenium
2 16 (7.55%) WebDriver
3 15 (7.08%) NUnit
4 14 (6.60%) Moq
5 13 (6.13%) Subversion
6 11 (5.19%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (5.19%) Visual Studio
7 10 (4.72%) MSTest
8 5 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.89%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.94%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.94%) Ant
10 2 (0.94%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.47%) Appium
11 1 (0.47%) Calabash
General
1 33 (15.57%) Finance
2 14 (6.60%) Retail
3 11 (5.19%) Billing
3 11 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.30%) Marketing
4 7 (3.30%) Games
5 2 (0.94%) Law
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 141 (66.51%) Developer
2 62 (29.25%) .NET Developer
3 49 (23.11%) C# Developer
4 36 (16.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (14.62%) Analyst
6 26 (12.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (11.79%) Java Developer
8 23 (10.85%) Senior Developer
9 16 (7.55%) Business Analyst
10 15 (7.08%) Test Analyst
11 13 (6.13%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.19%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (5.19%) Graduate
13 10 (4.72%) Team Leader
14 9 (4.25%) Software Team Leader
14 9 (4.25%) .NET Team Leader
14 9 (4.25%) Software Development Team Leader
14 9 (4.25%) Development Team Leader
14 9 (4.25%) Software Engineer
15 8 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (54.72%) .NET
2 88 (41.51%) ASP.NET
3 81 (38.21%) HTML
4 75 (35.38%) CSS
5 43 (20.28%) jQuery
6 35 (16.51%) Web Services
7 34 (16.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (14.62%) .NET Framework
9 29 (13.68%) WCF
10 26 (12.26%) HTML5
11 20 (9.43%) XML
12 15 (7.08%) CSS3
12 15 (7.08%) JSON
12 15 (7.08%) AngularJS
13 14 (6.60%) WPF
14 11 (5.19%) RESTful
14 11 (5.19%) J2EE
14 11 (5.19%) WinForms
15 9 (4.25%) LINQ
15 9 (4.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.72%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (4.25%) iSeries
4 8 (3.77%) AS400
5 5 (2.36%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.89%) Tandem
7 2 (0.94%) Open Source
8 1 (0.47%) iPhone
8 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.49%) Linux
2 17 (8.02%) Windows
3 4 (1.89%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.89%) Android
4 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (40.57%) MVC
2 37 (17.45%) E-Commerce
3 35 (16.51%) TDD
4 32 (15.09%) Scrum
5 25 (11.79%) Mentoring
6 24 (11.32%) Software Engineering
7 22 (10.38%) OO
7 22 (10.38%) Waterfall
8 19 (8.96%) PRINCE2
9 17 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (7.08%) Web Application Development
11 14 (6.60%) Web Development
11 14 (6.60%) QMS
12 13 (6.13%) Project Management
13 12 (5.66%) Logistics
13 12 (5.66%) Asset Management
13 12 (5.66%) Kanban
13 12 (5.66%) Unit Testing
14 11 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (5.19%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (52.83%) C#
2 78 (36.79%) JavaScript
3 74 (34.91%) SQL
4 59 (27.83%) Java
5 24 (11.32%) VB.NET
6 12 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.19%) RPG
8 10 (4.72%) COBOL
9 9 (4.25%) PHP
10 5 (2.36%) PHP5
11 4 (1.89%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.89%) VB
12 2 (0.94%) XAML
13 1 (0.47%) Ruby
13 1 (0.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.30%) Degree
3 5 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.36%) ISEB
4 4 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.32%) QA
2 5 (2.36%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.68%) Oracle
3 5 (2.36%) RedPrairie
3 5 (2.36%) JDA
3 5 (2.36%) IBM
4 4 (1.89%) HP
4 4 (1.89%) webMethods
4 4 (1.89%) Software AG
4 4 (1.89%) Informatica
5 2 (0.94%) VMware
5 2 (0.94%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.94%) SAP
6 1 (0.47%) Pega
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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