The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 24 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 50 24 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.62% 6.63% 16.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.90% 8.28% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 63
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £28,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £44,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
505 290 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.07% 80.11% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 441 251 303
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Software Development
Merseyside

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Liverpool region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Liverpool

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 75 (58.14%) MVC
2 74 (57.36%) HTML
3 67 (51.94%) CSS
4 62 (48.06%) .NET
5 59 (45.74%) JavaScript
6 55 (42.64%) SQL
7 52 (40.31%) ASP.NET
8 43 (33.33%) Web Services
9 42 (32.56%) C#
10 41 (31.78%) jQuery
10 41 (31.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (31.01%) Java
12 38 (29.46%) Scrum
13 33 (25.58%) Finance
14 31 (24.03%) TDD
15 30 (23.26%) XML
16 29 (22.48%) SQL Server
16 29 (22.48%) Spring
17 28 (21.71%) OO
18 27 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (19.38%) Software Engineering
19 25 (19.38%) Windows
19 25 (19.38%) SOAP
20 24 (18.60%) Maven
20 24 (18.60%) RESTful
21 23 (17.83%) HTML5
21 23 (17.83%) JSON
21 23 (17.83%) WCF
22 22 (17.05%) Java EE
22 22 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 20 (15.50%) WebSphere
2 10 (7.75%) Apache
3 9 (6.98%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.20%) GlassFish
4 8 (6.20%) WebLogic Portal
4 8 (6.20%) WebLogic Integration
4 8 (6.20%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (6.20%) WebSphere Process Server
5 5 (3.88%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.88%) Node.js
5 5 (3.88%) nginx
6 3 (2.33%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.78%) CMS
8 1 (0.78%) IIS
8 1 (0.78%) Moodle
8 1 (0.78%) DNN
8 1 (0.78%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) Intranet
1 8 (6.20%) Internet
2 2 (1.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.48%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (14.73%) MySQL
4 14 (10.85%) Relational Database
5 12 (9.30%) Oracle Database
5 12 (9.30%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.88%) Big Data
6 5 (3.88%) Apache Hive
6 5 (3.88%) Redis
6 5 (3.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (18.60%) Maven
2 20 (15.50%) Visual Studio
3 17 (13.18%) Git (software)
4 16 (12.40%) Eclipse
4 16 (12.40%) Subversion
5 14 (10.85%) JUnit
6 13 (10.08%) Jenkins
6 13 (10.08%) Hudson
7 12 (9.30%) Ant
8 7 (5.43%) Selenium
9 5 (3.88%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.88%) RSpec
10 3 (2.33%) PhoneGap
11 2 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.55%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.55%) LoadUI
12 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.78%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (0.78%) Log4j
12 1 (0.78%) NUnit
General
1 33 (25.58%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Multimedia
3 5 (3.88%) Music Industry
4 2 (1.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 105 (81.40%) Developer
2 33 (25.58%) Java Developer
3 29 (22.48%) .NET Developer
4 21 (16.28%) Senior Developer
5 20 (15.50%) Web Developer
6 18 (13.95%) Senior .NET Developer
7 12 (9.30%) PHP Developer
7 12 (9.30%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.20%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.88%) CakePHP Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (3.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Agile .NET Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Ruby Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (57.36%) HTML
2 67 (51.94%) CSS
3 62 (48.06%) .NET
4 52 (40.31%) ASP.NET
5 43 (33.33%) Web Services
6 41 (31.78%) jQuery
6 41 (31.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (23.26%) XML
8 29 (22.48%) Spring
9 25 (19.38%) SOAP
10 24 (18.60%) RESTful
11 23 (17.83%) HTML5
11 23 (17.83%) JSON
11 23 (17.83%) WCF
12 22 (17.05%) Java EE
12 22 (17.05%) JSP
13 21 (16.28%) Servlets
13 21 (16.28%) LINQ
14 20 (15.50%) Hibernate
15 19 (14.73%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.73%) Open Source
2 16 (12.40%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.20%) DataPower
3 8 (6.20%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (5.43%) Clustering
4 7 (5.43%) W3C
5 5 (3.88%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.33%) iPhone
8 2 (1.55%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.78%) Replication
9 1 (0.78%) iPad
9 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.38%) Windows
2 16 (12.40%) UNIX
3 10 (7.75%) Android
4 9 (6.98%) Linux
5 7 (5.43%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.88%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.33%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (58.14%) MVC
2 38 (29.46%) Scrum
3 31 (24.03%) TDD
4 28 (21.71%) OO
5 27 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (19.38%) Software Engineering
7 22 (17.05%) Automated Testing
7 22 (17.05%) E-Commerce
8 19 (14.73%) CRM
9 13 (10.08%) User Stories
9 13 (10.08%) OOA/OOD
9 13 (10.08%) Web Development
10 11 (8.53%) Migration
10 11 (8.53%) DSDM
11 10 (7.75%) UML
11 10 (7.75%) Zachman Framework
11 10 (7.75%) TOGAF
12 9 (6.98%) SOA
13 8 (6.20%) AOP
13 8 (6.20%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 59 (45.74%) JavaScript
2 55 (42.64%) SQL
3 42 (32.56%) C#
4 40 (31.01%) Java
5 17 (13.18%) PHP
6 15 (11.63%) PL/SQL
7 11 (8.53%) Shell Script
8 7 (5.43%) VB6
8 7 (5.43%) VB
9 6 (4.65%) Ruby
10 3 (2.33%) XAML
10 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.78%) C
11 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.78%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) ISEB
3 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 10 (7.75%) Puppet
2 5 (3.88%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 20 (15.50%) Oracle
2 11 (8.53%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.20%) WSO2
3 8 (6.20%) IBM
3 8 (6.20%) JBoss
3 8 (6.20%) Kony
4 5 (3.88%) ATG
5 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.78%) Zend
5 1 (0.78%) Google
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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