The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 884 880 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.21% 23.71% 16.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.85% 29.51% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 798 774 623
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3420 2982 3429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.05% 80.33% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2930 2550 3057
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Manchester

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Manchester

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
Stockport +6 79 £35,000 -4.76% 13
Bolton +7 56 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Altrincham -1 19 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Rochdale +2 15 £47,000 +25.33% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 12 £47,500 -
Salford -10 11 £43,000 +7.50% 3
Cheadle +12 8 £31,250 -8.08% 1
Oldham -7 2 £24,750 -23.84%
Wigan -25 2 £43,750 +13.63% 1
Sale +1 1 £32,500 -1.51% 1
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 715 (39.59%) .NET
2 712 (39.42%) C#
3 614 (34.00%) HTML
4 560 (31.01%) JavaScript
5 558 (30.90%) CSS
6 549 (30.40%) SQL Server
7 545 (30.18%) ASP.NET
8 532 (29.46%) Scrum
9 527 (29.18%) SQL
10 509 (28.18%) MVC
11 428 (23.70%) TDD
12 347 (19.21%) Java
13 301 (16.67%) jQuery
14 284 (15.73%) Web Services
15 266 (14.73%) Finance
16 252 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
17 251 (13.90%) Degree
18 247 (13.68%) WCF
19 246 (13.62%) Microsoft
20 239 (13.23%) OO
21 229 (12.68%) E-Commerce
22 195 (10.80%) Project Management
22 195 (10.80%) HTML5
23 184 (10.19%) .NET Framework
24 174 (9.63%) Software Engineering
25 173 (9.58%) XML
26 169 (9.36%) MySQL
27 168 (9.30%) PHP
28 165 (9.14%) Windows
29 156 (8.64%) Web Development

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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
1 127 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 85 (4.71%) Node.js
3 67 (3.71%) CMS
4 56 (3.10%) Apache
5 43 (2.38%) WordPress
6 41 (2.27%) JBoss
7 36 (1.99%) IIS
8 32 (1.77%) Tomcat
9 28 (1.55%) Umbraco
10 21 (1.16%) CICS
11 20 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
12 18 (1.00%) Confluence
13 12 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.50%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.50%) Drupal
15 7 (0.39%) SAS
16 6 (0.33%) Jetty
17 5 (0.28%) GlassFish
17 5 (0.28%) nginx
17 5 (0.28%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 81 (4.49%) MS Excel
1 81 (4.49%) PowerPivot
2 37 (2.05%) Photoshop
2 37 (2.05%) MS Project
3 33 (1.83%) MS Office
4 8 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.33%) Fireworks
5 6 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.055%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 21 (1.16%) Magento
2 12 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
2 12 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.50%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.50%) Tridion
5 5 (0.28%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.22%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.17%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.055%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (0.055%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.055%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.055%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.94%) SaaS
4 12 (0.66%) Amazon S3
5 11 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.44%) GitHub
7 5 (0.28%) IaaS
7 5 (0.28%) PaaS
8 1 (0.055%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.055%) Route 53
8 1 (0.055%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.055%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.05%) Internet
2 51 (2.82%) HTTP
3 26 (1.44%) Intranet
4 7 (0.39%) FTP
5 5 (0.28%) Firewall
5 5 (0.28%) Network Security
6 4 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.22%) SSH
6 4 (0.22%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.22%) SMS
7 2 (0.11%) Broadband
7 2 (0.11%) LAN
7 2 (0.11%) DNS
7 2 (0.11%) Extranet
7 2 (0.11%) AMQP
8 1 (0.055%) MPLS
8 1 (0.055%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.055%) Wireless
8 1 (0.055%) VPN
8 1 (0.055%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 549 (30.40%) SQL Server
2 169 (9.36%) MySQL
3 129 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 112 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 94 (5.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 81 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 65 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 59 (3.27%) Relational Database
9 52 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
10 46 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 35 (1.94%) DB2
12 31 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (1.72%) MongoDB
13 26 (1.44%) Big Data
14 25 (1.38%) Data Mining
15 19 (1.05%) NoSQL
16 17 (0.94%) RDBMS
17 16 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
18 13 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
18 13 (0.72%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 138 (7.64%) Git (software)
2 129 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 120 (6.64%) Selenium
4 68 (3.77%) NUnit
5 64 (3.54%) Subversion
6 61 (3.38%) Eclipse
7 59 (3.27%) Visual Studio
8 51 (2.82%) JUnit
9 49 (2.71%) JIRA
10 34 (1.88%) WebDriver
11 33 (1.83%) Jenkins
12 28 (1.55%) Maven
13 26 (1.44%) TeamCity
13 26 (1.44%) Moq
14 25 (1.38%) SpecFlow
14 25 (1.38%) MSTest
15 23 (1.27%) Xcode
16 22 (1.22%) Bitbucket
16 22 (1.22%) Gradle
17 21 (1.16%) Cucumber
General
1 266 (14.73%) Finance
2 92 (5.09%) Retail
3 63 (3.49%) Games
4 54 (2.99%) Marketing
5 53 (2.93%) Automotive
6 52 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 52 (2.88%) Banking
7 17 (0.94%) Legal
8 16 (0.89%) Publishing
9 13 (0.72%) Law
10 10 (0.55%) Aerospace
10 10 (0.55%) Billing
11 9 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.44%) Military
13 7 (0.39%) Advertising
14 6 (0.33%) Back Office
14 6 (0.33%) Electronics
15 5 (0.28%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.28%) Music Industry
16 3 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1071 (59.30%) Developer
2 291 (16.11%) .NET Developer
3 253 (14.01%) Senior Developer
4 234 (12.96%) C# Developer
5 195 (10.80%) Analyst
6 153 (8.47%) Java Developer
7 122 (6.76%) Web Developer
8 119 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 107 (5.92%) Project Manager
10 98 (5.43%) Software Developer
11 88 (4.87%) Business Analyst
12 87 (4.82%) Software Engineer
13 80 (4.43%) Senior C# Developer
14 78 (4.32%) PHP Developer
14 78 (4.32%) ASP.NET Developer
15 76 (4.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 68 (3.77%) Team Leader
17 66 (3.65%) Architect
18 60 (3.32%) Senior .NET Developer
19 58 (3.21%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 715 (39.59%) .NET
2 614 (34.00%) HTML
3 558 (30.90%) CSS
4 545 (30.18%) ASP.NET
5 301 (16.67%) jQuery
6 284 (15.73%) Web Services
7 252 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 247 (13.68%) WCF
9 195 (10.80%) HTML5
10 184 (10.19%) .NET Framework
11 173 (9.58%) XML
12 139 (7.70%) LINQ
13 134 (7.42%) SOAP
14 115 (6.37%) AngularJS
15 113 (6.26%) Ajax
16 110 (6.09%) CSS3
17 109 (6.04%) J2EE
18 106 (5.87%) Spring
18 106 (5.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 97 (5.37%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 154 (8.53%) Mobile App
2 91 (5.04%) User Experience
3 79 (4.37%) Computer Science
4 66 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (3.60%) iPhone
6 49 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
7 44 (2.44%) N-Tier
8 40 (2.21%) Mathematics
9 24 (1.33%) Physics
9 24 (1.33%) iPad
10 23 (1.27%) Mainframe
11 22 (1.22%) Streaming Music
12 19 (1.05%) Telematics
13 18 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
14 17 (0.94%) Graphic Design
15 16 (0.89%) Blackberry
16 13 (0.72%) W3C
16 13 (0.72%) Algorithms
17 12 (0.66%) Informatics
18 11 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 165 (9.14%) Windows
2 149 (8.25%) Linux
3 143 (7.92%) Android
4 115 (6.37%) Apple iOS
5 34 (1.88%) UNIX
6 27 (1.50%) Windows Phone
7 14 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.11%) Solaris
13 1 (0.055%) openSUSE
13 1 (0.055%) CentOS
13 1 (0.055%) SmartOS
13 1 (0.055%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (29.46%) Scrum
2 509 (28.18%) MVC
3 428 (23.70%) TDD
4 239 (13.23%) OO
5 229 (12.68%) E-Commerce
6 195 (10.80%) Project Management
7 174 (9.63%) Software Engineering
8 156 (8.64%) Web Development
9 145 (8.03%) Unit Testing
10 143 (7.92%) Waterfall
11 140 (7.75%) BDD
12 122 (6.76%) Domain-Driven Design
13 118 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
14 114 (6.31%) CRM
15 113 (6.26%) Mentoring
16 104 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
17 101 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
18 98 (5.43%) OOP
18 98 (5.43%) Web Application Development
19 87 (4.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 712 (39.42%) C#
2 560 (31.01%) JavaScript
3 527 (29.18%) SQL
4 347 (19.21%) Java
5 168 (9.30%) PHP
6 103 (5.70%) T-SQL
7 67 (3.71%) C++
8 64 (3.54%) VB.NET
9 61 (3.38%) Ruby
10 36 (1.99%) Objective-C
11 32 (1.77%) Python
12 23 (1.27%) VB
12 23 (1.27%) Perl
13 21 (1.16%) COBOL
14 20 (1.11%) C
15 19 (1.05%) Delphi
16 18 (1.00%) PHP5
17 15 (0.83%) PowerShell
18 11 (0.61%) Scala
19 7 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 251 (13.90%) Degree
2 82 (4.54%) ISEB
3 48 (2.66%) ISTQB
4 29 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 14 (0.78%) Security Cleared
7 12 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.50%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.44%) MCP
10 6 (0.33%) MCSD
10 6 (0.33%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 5 (0.28%) MCTS
12 4 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.22%) CISA
12 4 (0.22%) CISM
12 4 (0.22%) MCAD
12 4 (0.22%) PMP
13 3 (0.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (8.64%) QA
2 17 (0.94%) SLA
3 12 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.55%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.39%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.11%) Firmware
3 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.44%) Puppet
3 4 (0.22%) Hyperic
3 4 (0.22%) Webmin
4 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.17%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.11%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.11%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 246 (13.62%) Microsoft
2 115 (6.37%) Oracle
3 52 (2.88%) Google
4 33 (1.83%) VMware
5 25 (1.38%) Sitecore
6 24 (1.33%) Zend
7 22 (1.22%) EPiServer
7 22 (1.22%) Twitter
8 20 (1.11%) SAP
9 19 (1.05%) Business Objects
10 18 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (0.94%) Apple
12 14 (0.78%) Wonderware
13 13 (0.72%) Symbian
14 12 (0.66%) Embarcadero
15 11 (0.61%) HP
15 11 (0.61%) hybris
16 10 (0.55%) Sybase
17 9 (0.50%) Twilio
18 8 (0.44%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Next Move IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Connections
Salary: to £26,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus fantastic benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus fantastic benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
MNM Associates Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 5 days ago