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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 891 876 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.65% 22.01% 18.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.85% 26.31% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 796 759 668
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
2985 3330 3318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.60% 83.67% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2462 2739 2829
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £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 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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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
Bolton +5 68 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Stockport +5 65 £35,000 +7.69% 13
Rochdale +7 23 £45,000 +11.11% 5
Salford -2 22 £47,500 +2.15% 3
Altrincham -3 17 £37,500 -16.66% 7
Cheadle +1 12 £37,500 -3.22% 4
Sale +7 8 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Wigan -1 6 £41,250 +65.00% 3
Oldham -6 4 £30,750 -5.38% 3
Bury +5 3 £25,000 -16.66%
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 736 (41.82%) .NET
2 729 (41.42%) C#
3 570 (32.39%) JavaScript
4 564 (32.05%) HTML
5 528 (30.00%) CSS
6 524 (29.77%) SQL
7 509 (28.92%) SQL Server
8 506 (28.75%) ASP.NET
9 494 (28.07%) Scrum
10 471 (26.76%) TDD
11 470 (26.70%) MVC
12 362 (20.57%) Degree
13 350 (19.89%) Java
14 295 (16.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 281 (15.97%) Web Services
16 276 (15.68%) jQuery
17 257 (14.60%) OO
18 247 (14.03%) WCF
19 237 (13.47%) Microsoft
20 236 (13.41%) Finance
21 206 (11.70%) Windows
22 199 (11.31%) XML
23 193 (10.97%) Project Management
24 191 (10.85%) Software Engineering
25 189 (10.74%) HTML5
26 186 (10.57%) BDD
27 157 (8.92%) PHP
28 156 (8.86%) Mobile App
29 155 (8.81%) Android
30 146 (8.30%) Oracle

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 97 (5.51%) Node.js
2 83 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 51 (2.90%) CMS
4 38 (2.16%) WebLogic
5 28 (1.59%) Apache
6 26 (1.48%) Tomcat
7 25 (1.42%) JBoss
7 25 (1.42%) Umbraco
7 25 (1.42%) WordPress
8 23 (1.31%) IIS
9 21 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
9 21 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 19 (1.08%) WebSphere
11 15 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
12 14 (0.80%) Confluence
13 13 (0.74%) nginx
13 13 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.68%) GlassFish
15 9 (0.51%) Apache Solr
16 7 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 80 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 38 (2.16%) MS Project
3 34 (1.93%) Photoshop
4 25 (1.42%) PowerPivot
5 23 (1.31%) MS Office
6 17 (0.97%) OmniGraffle
7 13 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.63%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.057%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 28 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
2 25 (1.42%) Magento
3 8 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
3 8 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.23%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.057%) Exstream
8 1 (0.057%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.057%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 66 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.14%) SaaS
4 11 (0.63%) GitHub
5 6 (0.34%) Yammer
5 6 (0.34%) Office 365
6 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.17%) PaaS
6 3 (0.17%) Trello
7 2 (0.11%) IaaS
7 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.81%) Internet
2 49 (2.78%) HTTP
3 18 (1.02%) Network Security
4 10 (0.57%) Broadband
4 10 (0.57%) Intranet
5 9 (0.51%) SAN
5 9 (0.51%) VPN
6 6 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.34%) WAN
6 6 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.28%) VPLS
7 5 (0.28%) DHCP
7 5 (0.28%) ISDN
7 5 (0.28%) PSTN
7 5 (0.28%) VoIP
7 5 (0.28%) WLAN
7 5 (0.28%) DNS
7 5 (0.28%) MPLS
7 5 (0.28%) BGP
8 2 (0.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 509 (28.92%) SQL Server
2 144 (8.18%) MySQL
3 126 (7.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 81 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 67 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 57 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
7 48 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 47 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 43 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (2.39%) Oracle Database
11 33 (1.88%) NoSQL
12 30 (1.70%) Big Data
13 22 (1.25%) Relational Database
14 21 (1.19%) MongoDB
15 18 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
16 15 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (0.63%) OLAP
17 11 (0.63%) Data Mining
17 11 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
18 10 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 135 (7.67%) Git (software)
1 135 (7.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 113 (6.42%) Selenium
3 106 (6.02%) NUnit
4 67 (3.81%) Subversion
5 63 (3.58%) JIRA
6 58 (3.30%) SpecFlow
7 54 (3.07%) Visual Studio
8 51 (2.90%) Jenkins
9 47 (2.67%) MSTest
10 46 (2.61%) SoapUI
11 41 (2.33%) Eclipse
12 37 (2.10%) TeamCity
13 34 (1.93%) Moq
14 31 (1.76%) Hudson
15 30 (1.70%) JUnit
16 28 (1.59%) Maven
16 28 (1.59%) Cucumber
17 27 (1.53%) Rhino Mocks
18 24 (1.36%) Ant
General
1 236 (13.41%) Finance
2 89 (5.06%) Retail
3 60 (3.41%) Marketing
4 54 (3.07%) Games
5 52 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 31 (1.76%) Banking
7 25 (1.42%) Automotive
8 18 (1.02%) Advertising
9 11 (0.63%) Legal
10 9 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.51%) Publishing
11 7 (0.40%) Back Office
11 7 (0.40%) Electronics
12 6 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.34%) Military
12 6 (0.34%) Music Industry
13 5 (0.28%) Law
14 4 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.17%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1025 (58.24%) Developer
2 297 (16.88%) .NET Developer
3 226 (12.84%) C# Developer
4 186 (10.57%) Senior Developer
5 169 (9.60%) Analyst
6 122 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 116 (6.59%) Software Developer
7 116 (6.59%) Project Manager
8 110 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 89 (5.06%) Web Developer
10 81 (4.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 79 (4.49%) Tester
12 78 (4.43%) Test Analyst
13 76 (4.32%) Business Analyst
14 68 (3.86%) Software Engineer
15 65 (3.69%) PHP Developer
16 60 (3.41%) Senior .NET Developer
16 60 (3.41%) Architect
16 60 (3.41%) Front-End Developer
17 55 (3.13%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 736 (41.82%) .NET
2 564 (32.05%) HTML
3 528 (30.00%) CSS
4 506 (28.75%) ASP.NET
5 295 (16.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 281 (15.97%) Web Services
7 276 (15.68%) jQuery
8 247 (14.03%) WCF
9 199 (11.31%) XML
10 189 (10.74%) HTML5
11 145 (8.24%) .NET Framework
12 127 (7.22%) AngularJS
13 120 (6.82%) SOAP
14 113 (6.42%) CSS3
15 111 (6.31%) KnockoutJS
16 108 (6.14%) Ajax
17 91 (5.17%) J2EE
18 88 (5.00%) JSON
19 87 (4.94%) Spring
20 85 (4.83%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 156 (8.86%) Mobile App
2 108 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 98 (5.57%) User Experience
4 89 (5.06%) Computer Science
5 64 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 55 (3.13%) iPhone
7 33 (1.88%) Open Source
8 30 (1.70%) Replication
9 29 (1.65%) Inversion of Control
10 27 (1.53%) N-Tier
11 26 (1.48%) Streaming Music
12 24 (1.36%) Algorithms
13 22 (1.25%) Telematics
14 19 (1.08%) Visualisation
14 19 (1.08%) Statistics
15 17 (0.97%) iPad
16 11 (0.63%) NHS
16 11 (0.63%) Management Information System
17 10 (0.57%) Data Extraction
17 10 (0.57%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 206 (11.70%) Windows
2 155 (8.81%) Android
3 123 (6.99%) Linux
3 123 (6.99%) Apple iOS
4 30 (1.70%) UNIX
5 12 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.40%) Windows Phone
6 7 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (28.07%) Scrum
2 471 (26.76%) TDD
3 470 (26.70%) MVC
4 257 (14.60%) OO
5 193 (10.97%) Project Management
6 191 (10.85%) Software Engineering
7 186 (10.57%) BDD
8 144 (8.18%) E-Commerce
9 140 (7.95%) Web Development
10 134 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
11 126 (7.16%) Unit Testing
12 122 (6.93%) Mentoring
13 116 (6.59%) Waterfall
14 115 (6.53%) Web Application Development
15 114 (6.48%) PRINCE2
16 109 (6.19%) OOP
16 109 (6.19%) Automated Testing
17 107 (6.08%) SOA
18 92 (5.23%) Domain-Driven Design
19 89 (5.06%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 729 (41.42%) C#
2 570 (32.39%) JavaScript
3 524 (29.77%) SQL
4 350 (19.89%) Java
5 157 (8.92%) PHP
6 117 (6.65%) C++
7 93 (5.28%) T-SQL
8 72 (4.09%) Ruby
9 50 (2.84%) Python
10 43 (2.44%) VB.NET
11 39 (2.22%) VB
12 38 (2.16%) PowerShell
13 36 (2.05%) Objective-C
14 31 (1.76%) PL/SQL
15 27 (1.53%) VBA
16 25 (1.42%) Perl
16 25 (1.42%) C
17 13 (0.74%) Bash Shell
18 12 (0.68%) XPath
19 11 (0.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 362 (20.57%) Degree
2 107 (6.08%) ISEB
3 68 (3.86%) ISTQB
4 28 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 24 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 19 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 14 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.57%) PMP
9 6 (0.34%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 5 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.28%) CCNP
10 5 (0.28%) CCNA
11 4 (0.23%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.17%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.11%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (6.76%) QA
2 9 (0.51%) ISO 9001
2 9 (0.51%) SLA
2 9 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.45%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.11%) HL7
4 2 (0.11%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.057%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.057%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.11%) vSphere
3 2 (0.11%) vCloud
3 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.057%) Firmware
4 1 (0.057%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.34%) Puppet
3 5 (0.28%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.11%) Nagios
5 2 (0.11%) Opsview
5 2 (0.11%) vMotion
6 1 (0.057%) Ansible
6 1 (0.057%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.057%) Netcool
6 1 (0.057%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 237 (13.47%) Microsoft
2 146 (8.30%) Oracle
3 43 (2.44%) Google
4 38 (2.16%) VMware
5 24 (1.36%) Twitter
6 23 (1.31%) SAP
7 19 (1.08%) Sitecore
8 18 (1.02%) Zend
9 13 (0.74%) Red Hat
10 12 (0.68%) DevExpress
11 11 (0.63%) Business Objects
12 9 (0.51%) Apple
12 9 (0.51%) EPiServer
12 9 (0.51%) Xamarin
13 8 (0.45%) Facebook
13 8 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.34%) Stellent
14 6 (0.34%) Capita
14 6 (0.34%) Cisco
14 6 (0.34%) IBM
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