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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 97 105 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.45% 22.53% 14.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.72% 29.09% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 85 103 58
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £42,500
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
363 361 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.03% 77.47% 77.31%
Number of salaries quoted 322 311 327
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +2 39 £39,000 +4.00% 5
Preston +4 23 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Blackpool +3 14 £32,500 - 1
Accrington - 6 £38,000 - 1
Chorley +5 3 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Rossendale -3 2 £42,500 +41.66%
Lytham St Annes - 1 £35,000 -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 91 (56.88%) .NET
2 84 (52.50%) C#
3 65 (40.63%) ASP.NET
4 55 (34.38%) JavaScript
5 53 (33.13%) SQL Server
6 52 (32.50%) MVC
7 50 (31.25%) HTML
7 50 (31.25%) Java
7 50 (31.25%) CSS
8 46 (28.75%) SQL
9 34 (21.25%) jQuery
10 31 (19.38%) Mentoring
11 30 (18.75%) TDD
12 29 (18.13%) Scrum
13 27 (16.88%) Web Services
13 27 (16.88%) .NET Framework
14 26 (16.25%) Waterfall
14 26 (16.25%) Microsoft
15 25 (15.63%) QA
16 23 (14.38%) VB.NET
17 22 (13.75%) Oracle
17 22 (13.75%) E-Commerce
17 22 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (11.88%) WCF
19 19 (11.88%) Linux
20 18 (11.25%) XML
21 17 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
21 17 (10.63%) Finance
22 15 (9.38%) Selenium

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.00%) JBoss
2 8 (5.00%) Apache Solr
2 8 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.13%) Apache
3 5 (3.13%) IIS
4 4 (2.50%) FileNet
4 4 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.88%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.88%) Drupal
6 2 (1.25%) SAS
6 2 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.63%) CMS
7 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (33.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.88%) MongoDB
2 11 (6.88%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.00%) MySQL
3 8 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.88%) DB2
6 2 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.25%) JasperReports
6 2 (1.25%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.38%) Selenium
2 13 (8.13%) Subversion
2 13 (8.13%) NUnit
2 13 (8.13%) Moq
3 9 (5.63%) WebDriver
3 9 (5.63%) MSTest
3 9 (5.63%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (3.13%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.25%) Ant
6 2 (1.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.25%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.25%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.63%) Calabash
7 1 (0.63%) Appium
7 1 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 17 (10.63%) Finance
2 12 (7.50%) Retail
3 11 (6.88%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.88%) Billing
4 8 (5.00%) Marketing
5 5 (3.13%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.63%) Law
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 101 (63.13%) Developer
2 40 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 32 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 30 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 24 (15.00%) Analyst
6 19 (11.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (11.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (10.63%) Java Developer
9 16 (10.00%) Team Leader
10 14 (8.75%) Software Team Leader
10 14 (8.75%) Development Team Leader
10 14 (8.75%) .NET Team Leader
10 14 (8.75%) Software Development Team Leader
11 13 (8.13%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (7.50%) Business Analyst
12 12 (7.50%) Test Analyst
12 12 (7.50%) Senior C# Developer
13 11 (6.88%) Graduate
14 9 (5.63%) Systems Analyst
15 8 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (56.88%) .NET
2 65 (40.63%) ASP.NET
3 50 (31.25%) CSS
3 50 (31.25%) HTML
4 34 (21.25%) jQuery
5 27 (16.88%) .NET Framework
5 27 (16.88%) Web Services
6 22 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (11.88%) WCF
8 18 (11.25%) XML
9 12 (7.50%) JSON
9 12 (7.50%) RESTful
10 11 (6.88%) Ajax
10 11 (6.88%) WPF
11 10 (6.25%) HTML5
11 10 (6.25%) J2EE
11 10 (6.25%) CSS3
12 9 (5.63%) AngularJS
12 9 (5.63%) Hibernate
13 8 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.75%) iSeries
3 10 (6.25%) AS400
4 5 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.50%) Tandem
6 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.25%) Open Source
8 1 (0.63%) Social Media
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.63%) iPhone
8 1 (0.63%) BBC
8 1 (0.63%) SCORM
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.88%) Linux
2 13 (8.13%) Windows
3 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.63%) Android
3 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.50%) MVC
2 31 (19.38%) Mentoring
3 30 (18.75%) TDD
4 29 (18.13%) Scrum
5 26 (16.25%) Waterfall
6 22 (13.75%) E-Commerce
7 17 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (8.75%) Kanban
8 14 (8.75%) OO
9 13 (8.13%) Software Engineering
10 11 (6.88%) PRINCE2
10 11 (6.88%) Web Application Development
10 11 (6.88%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (6.25%) Asset Management
12 9 (5.63%) Web Development
12 9 (5.63%) UML
12 9 (5.63%) OOP
13 8 (5.00%) OOD
13 8 (5.00%) Test Scripting
13 8 (5.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 84 (52.50%) C#
2 55 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 50 (31.25%) Java
4 46 (28.75%) SQL
5 23 (14.38%) VB.NET
6 14 (8.75%) RPG
7 9 (5.63%) PHP
8 7 (4.38%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.13%) VB
10 4 (2.50%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.50%) PHP5
11 3 (1.88%) Python
11 3 (1.88%) COBOL
12 2 (1.25%) VBScript
12 2 (1.25%) Ruby
13 1 (0.63%) Scala
13 1 (0.63%) XAML
13 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (4.38%) ISEB
1 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.75%) Degree
3 5 (3.13%) MCSD
4 4 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.63%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.75%) Oracle
3 5 (3.13%) IBM
4 4 (2.50%) HP
4 4 (2.50%) Software AG
4 4 (2.50%) Informatica
4 4 (2.50%) webMethods
5 2 (1.25%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.25%) SAP
6 1 (0.63%) Pega
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Accrington
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Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
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Chorley
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
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Blackburn
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum +
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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