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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 98 69 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.73% 15.86% 15.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.20% 20.78% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 82 68 64
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +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
374 332 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.93% 76.32% 76.88%
Number of salaries quoted 317 268 329
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 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 5 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 0 31 £37,500 -2.59% 5
Preston +8 25 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Blackpool +1 10 £32,500 - 4
Accrington - 9 £38,000 - 1
Burnley -3 3 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Chorley -4 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Rossendale -1 2 £42,500 +41.66%
Lytham St Annes - 1 £35,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 105 (55.85%) .NET
2 98 (52.13%) C#
3 78 (41.49%) ASP.NET
4 70 (37.23%) MVC
5 69 (36.70%) JavaScript
6 66 (35.11%) HTML
7 65 (34.57%) SQL Server
7 65 (34.57%) CSS
8 62 (32.98%) SQL
9 56 (29.79%) Java
10 38 (20.21%) jQuery
11 31 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (16.49%) TDD
12 30 (15.96%) .NET Framework
12 30 (15.96%) Microsoft
12 30 (15.96%) Web Services
13 29 (15.43%) E-Commerce
13 29 (15.43%) Scrum
14 27 (14.36%) Mentoring
15 26 (13.83%) Oracle
15 26 (13.83%) Waterfall
16 25 (13.30%) QA
17 24 (12.77%) Finance
18 23 (12.23%) VB.NET
19 22 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (11.17%) HTML5
20 21 (11.17%) Software Engineering
21 19 (10.11%) Selenium
21 19 (10.11%) WCF
22 18 (9.57%) Linux

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 12 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.26%) JBoss
2 8 (4.26%) Apache Solr
2 8 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.13%) Apache
3 4 (2.13%) FileNet
4 3 (1.60%) CMS
4 3 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.60%) Kentico
5 2 (1.06%) IIS
5 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.06%) SAS
6 1 (0.53%) Node.js
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.53%) Drupal
6 1 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.13%) Exstream
2 2 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.13%) SaaS
3 2 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) Internet
1 1 (0.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (34.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.85%) MongoDB
2 11 (5.85%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.32%) MySQL
3 10 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.32%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.72%) DB2
5 6 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.06%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.06%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (10.11%) Selenium
2 13 (6.91%) Subversion
2 13 (6.91%) NUnit
2 13 (6.91%) Moq
2 13 (6.91%) WebDriver
3 9 (4.79%) MSTest
3 9 (4.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (4.79%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.06%) Ant
6 2 (1.06%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.06%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.06%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.53%) Calabash
7 1 (0.53%) Appium
7 1 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (12.77%) Finance
2 14 (7.45%) Retail
3 11 (5.85%) Billing
3 11 (5.85%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.72%) Games
4 7 (3.72%) Marketing
5 3 (1.60%) Law
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 121 (64.36%) Developer
2 49 (26.06%) .NET Developer
3 42 (22.34%) C# Developer
4 29 (15.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (14.89%) Analyst
6 27 (14.36%) Senior Developer
7 23 (12.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (11.70%) Java Developer
9 15 (7.98%) Business Analyst
10 13 (6.91%) Test Analyst
10 13 (6.91%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (6.91%) Team Leader
11 12 (6.38%) Development Team Leader
11 12 (6.38%) Software Team Leader
11 12 (6.38%) .NET Team Leader
11 12 (6.38%) Software Development Team Leader
12 11 (5.85%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (5.85%) Graduate
13 8 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
14 7 (3.72%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (55.85%) .NET
2 78 (41.49%) ASP.NET
3 66 (35.11%) HTML
4 65 (34.57%) CSS
5 38 (20.21%) jQuery
6 31 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (15.96%) .NET Framework
7 30 (15.96%) Web Services
8 21 (11.17%) HTML5
9 19 (10.11%) WCF
10 16 (8.51%) XML
11 14 (7.45%) CSS3
12 13 (6.91%) AngularJS
13 12 (6.38%) RESTful
13 12 (6.38%) JSON
14 11 (5.85%) WPF
14 11 (5.85%) J2EE
15 10 (5.32%) Ajax
16 9 (4.79%) Hibernate
17 8 (4.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.38%) iSeries
3 10 (5.32%) AS400
4 7 (3.72%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.13%) Tandem
6 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.06%) Open Source
8 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.53%) iPhone
8 1 (0.53%) BBC
8 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.57%) Linux
2 16 (8.51%) Windows
3 2 (1.06%) Android
3 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (37.23%) MVC
2 31 (16.49%) TDD
3 29 (15.43%) Scrum
3 29 (15.43%) E-Commerce
4 27 (14.36%) Mentoring
5 26 (13.83%) Waterfall
6 21 (11.17%) Software Engineering
7 17 (9.04%) OO
7 17 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (7.98%) PRINCE2
9 13 (6.91%) Web Development
10 12 (6.38%) QMS
10 12 (6.38%) Web Application Development
11 11 (5.85%) Kanban
11 11 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (5.32%) Unit Testing
12 10 (5.32%) OOP
12 10 (5.32%) Asset Management
13 9 (4.79%) Logistics
13 9 (4.79%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (52.13%) C#
2 69 (36.70%) JavaScript
3 62 (32.98%) SQL
4 56 (29.79%) Java
5 23 (12.23%) VB.NET
6 13 (6.91%) RPG
7 10 (5.32%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.26%) PHP
9 7 (3.72%) COBOL
10 5 (2.66%) PHP5
10 5 (2.66%) VB
11 4 (2.13%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.06%) Ruby
13 1 (0.53%) Scala
13 1 (0.53%) VBA
13 1 (0.53%) Python
13 1 (0.53%) XAML
13 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.19%) Degree
3 5 (2.66%) ISEB
4 4 (2.13%) MCSD
4 4 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.30%) QA
2 2 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.83%) Oracle
3 5 (2.66%) IBM
4 4 (2.13%) webMethods
4 4 (2.13%) HP
4 4 (2.13%) Software AG
4 4 (2.13%) Informatica
5 2 (1.06%) JDA
5 2 (1.06%) VMware
5 2 (1.06%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.06%) SAP
5 2 (1.06%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.53%) Pega
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lancashire
IT Consort
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £32-45K
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £48000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 38000-48000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Boohoo.com
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, Warrington, Blackpool, Newcastle,...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £67,440 p.a with an additional Digital Allowance up to £12,560 depending on skills and experience
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Accrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago