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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 82 96 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.24% 20.56% 17.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.76% 24.37% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78 91 74
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
437 394 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.53% 84.37% 76.79%
Number of salaries quoted 382 336 321
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +6 27 £40,000 +15.94% 7
Preston -9 14 £48,500 +22.78% 9
Blackpool +3 10 £40,000 +39.13% 2
Chorley - 10 £50,000 - 4
Lancaster -1 3 £29,358 -12.36% 1
Accrington -1 3 £38,500 +71.11%
Morecambe - 3 £35,000 -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (67.05%) .NET
2 110 (63.58%) C#
3 100 (57.80%) ASP.NET
4 85 (49.13%) MVC
5 76 (43.93%) JavaScript
6 68 (39.31%) CSS
7 66 (38.15%) SQL
8 64 (36.99%) HTML
9 61 (35.26%) SQL Server
10 59 (34.10%) jQuery
11 48 (27.75%) Mentoring
12 43 (24.86%) .NET Framework
13 39 (22.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 39 (22.54%) Microsoft
14 37 (21.39%) Java
15 36 (20.81%) XML
16 35 (20.23%) WCF
17 34 (19.65%) Waterfall
18 31 (17.92%) T-SQL
19 30 (17.34%) Scrum
20 29 (16.76%) E-Commerce
21 28 (16.18%) QA
22 27 (15.61%) TDD
23 26 (15.03%) OO
24 23 (13.29%) RPG
24 23 (13.29%) iSeries
24 23 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
25 21 (12.14%) JSON
26 20 (11.56%) Windows
27 18 (10.40%) Linux

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 13 (7.51%) IIS
1 13 (7.51%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.62%) JBoss
3 7 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.05%) Apache Solr
4 6 (3.47%) Apache
5 5 (2.89%) Drupal
5 5 (2.89%) Node.js
6 4 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.58%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.20%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (35.26%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (7.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (4.62%) MySQL
4 7 (4.05%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.05%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.47%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.73%) DB2
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.78%) NUnit
1 10 (5.78%) Moq
2 9 (5.20%) Subversion
2 9 (5.20%) MSTest
3 8 (4.62%) Selenium
3 8 (4.62%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.47%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (2.89%) Maven
6 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.73%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.16%) JUnit
8 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.58%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.58%) Facilita Forecast
8 1 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.58%) JMeter
General
1 9 (5.20%) Finance
1 9 (5.20%) Retail
2 7 (4.05%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.05%) Billing
3 5 (2.89%) Marketing
4 4 (2.31%) Games
5 3 (1.73%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.58%) Back Office
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 123 (71.10%) Developer
2 36 (20.81%) .NET Developer
3 35 (20.23%) C# Developer
4 31 (17.92%) Senior Developer
5 28 (16.18%) Team Leader
6 24 (13.87%) Development Team Leader
7 23 (13.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (13.29%) Software Team Leader
7 23 (13.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (12.72%) Software Development Team Leader
8 22 (12.72%) .NET Team Leader
9 20 (11.56%) Software Developer
10 18 (10.40%) Java Developer
11 17 (9.83%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (7.51%) Analyst
13 11 (6.36%) Senior C# Developer
14 10 (5.78%) Graduate
15 8 (4.62%) Web Developer
15 8 (4.62%) Graduate Developer
16 7 (4.05%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (67.05%) .NET
2 100 (57.80%) ASP.NET
3 68 (39.31%) CSS
4 64 (36.99%) HTML
5 59 (34.10%) jQuery
6 43 (24.86%) .NET Framework
7 39 (22.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (20.81%) XML
9 35 (20.23%) WCF
10 21 (12.14%) JSON
11 18 (10.40%) SOAP
12 17 (9.83%) Ajax
13 16 (9.25%) LINQ
14 14 (8.09%) ADO.NET
14 14 (8.09%) XSL
14 14 (8.09%) Spring
15 13 (7.51%) Web Services
16 12 (6.94%) J2EE
16 12 (6.94%) RESTful
17 11 (6.36%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.29%) iSeries
1 23 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.09%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (8.09%) User Experience
3 8 (4.62%) AS400
4 5 (2.89%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.31%) Graphic Design
5 4 (2.31%) SCORM
5 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.58%) W3C
6 1 (0.58%) Tandem
6 1 (0.58%) BBC
6 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.56%) Windows
2 18 (10.40%) Linux
3 2 (1.16%) Android
3 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (49.13%) MVC
2 48 (27.75%) Mentoring
3 34 (19.65%) Waterfall
4 30 (17.34%) Scrum
5 29 (16.76%) E-Commerce
6 27 (15.61%) TDD
7 26 (15.03%) OO
8 14 (8.09%) Multithreading
8 14 (8.09%) Kanban
8 14 (8.09%) Parallel Computing
9 13 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (7.51%) Load Testing
9 13 (7.51%) Web Development
9 13 (7.51%) OOD
10 12 (6.94%) OOP
11 10 (5.78%) Content Management
11 10 (5.78%) PRINCE2
11 10 (5.78%) Web Application Development
12 9 (5.20%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.62%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (63.58%) C#
2 76 (43.93%) JavaScript
3 66 (38.15%) SQL
4 37 (21.39%) Java
5 31 (17.92%) T-SQL
6 23 (13.29%) RPG
7 13 (7.51%) VB.NET
8 12 (6.94%) PHP
9 8 (4.62%) VB
10 6 (3.47%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.89%) Python
12 4 (2.31%) XAML
12 4 (2.31%) VBScript
12 4 (2.31%) PHP5
13 3 (1.73%) COBOL
14 1 (0.58%) C++
14 1 (0.58%) Ruby
14 1 (0.58%) VBA
14 1 (0.58%) Scala
14 1 (0.58%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 9 (5.20%) Degree
2 8 (4.62%) MCSD
2 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.47%) ISEB
4 5 (2.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.18%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.94%) Oracle
3 1 (0.58%) Progress
3 1 (0.58%) Zend
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum +
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Blackburn
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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