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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 865 891 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.11% 23.73% 17.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.07% 28.88% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 790 801 650
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3196 3085 3432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.68% 82.18% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2765 2693 3025
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
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 January 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 29 January 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
Stockport +2 80 £35,000 -12.50% 17
Bolton +9 64 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Altrincham 0 18 £37,500 - 10
Rochdale +1 15 £43,000 +34.37% 4
Ashton-under-Lyne - 13 £47,500 -
Cheadle +4 12 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Salford -10 11 £43,000 +10.96% 1
Sale 0 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Wigan -23 1 £52,500 +32.91% 1
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 709 (40.54%) C#
2 700 (40.02%) .NET
3 581 (33.22%) HTML
4 543 (31.05%) SQL
5 534 (30.53%) JavaScript
6 531 (30.36%) ASP.NET
7 526 (30.07%) SQL Server
8 524 (29.96%) CSS
9 497 (28.42%) Scrum
10 475 (27.16%) MVC
11 416 (23.79%) TDD
12 327 (18.70%) Java
13 284 (16.24%) Degree
14 275 (15.72%) Finance
15 270 (15.44%) jQuery
16 267 (15.27%) ASP.NET MVC
17 256 (14.64%) Web Services
18 247 (14.12%) Microsoft
19 236 (13.49%) OO
20 231 (13.21%) WCF
21 203 (11.61%) Project Management
22 202 (11.55%) E-Commerce
23 188 (10.75%) Software Engineering
24 181 (10.35%) HTML5
25 172 (9.83%) Windows
26 163 (9.32%) XML
27 156 (8.92%) PHP
28 155 (8.86%) MySQL
28 155 (8.86%) Web Development
29 150 (8.58%) .NET Framework

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 118 (6.75%) SharePoint
2 77 (4.40%) Node.js
3 61 (3.49%) CMS
4 46 (2.63%) Apache
5 42 (2.40%) WordPress
6 32 (1.83%) JBoss
7 30 (1.72%) IIS
8 26 (1.49%) Umbraco
9 23 (1.32%) Tomcat
10 18 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
10 18 (1.03%) Confluence
11 14 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.74%) WebSphere
13 12 (0.69%) CICS
14 7 (0.40%) nginx
14 7 (0.40%) Drupal
15 6 (0.34%) WebLogic
16 5 (0.29%) GlassFish
17 4 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
17 4 (0.23%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 76 (4.35%) PowerPivot
1 76 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.77%) MS Project
3 25 (1.43%) MS Office
4 22 (1.26%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (0.34%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.057%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.057%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (1.26%) Magento
2 12 (0.69%) Oracle Retail
2 12 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.34%) Tridion
5 5 (0.29%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.17%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.057%) Exstream
8 1 (0.057%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.057%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.057%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.057%) CSG Singleview
8 1 (0.057%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.057%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.057%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 51 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.74%) SaaS
4 8 (0.46%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.40%) GitHub
6 4 (0.23%) IaaS
6 4 (0.23%) Yammer
6 4 (0.23%) PaaS
7 1 (0.057%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 61 (3.49%) HTTP
2 54 (3.09%) Internet
3 21 (1.20%) Intranet
4 15 (0.86%) Network Security
5 5 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.23%) SMS
7 3 (0.17%) SAN
7 3 (0.17%) Firewall
8 2 (0.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.11%) Broadband
8 2 (0.11%) LAN
8 2 (0.11%) FTP
8 2 (0.11%) Extranet
8 2 (0.11%) SSH
9 1 (0.057%) Wireless
9 1 (0.057%) WAN
9 1 (0.057%) VPN
9 1 (0.057%) DNS
9 1 (0.057%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 526 (30.07%) SQL Server
2 155 (8.86%) MySQL
3 125 (7.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 104 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 98 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 87 (4.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 56 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 52 (2.97%) Relational Database
9 40 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
10 38 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 29 (1.66%) Data Mining
13 27 (1.54%) MongoDB
14 22 (1.26%) DB2
15 17 (0.97%) NoSQL
16 15 (0.86%) RDBMS
16 15 (0.86%) Big Data
17 13 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
18 12 (0.69%) OLTP
19 8 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 127 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 110 (6.29%) Selenium
3 106 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 71 (4.06%) NUnit
5 66 (3.77%) JIRA
6 58 (3.32%) Subversion
7 49 (2.80%) Eclipse
8 47 (2.69%) Visual Studio
9 38 (2.17%) JUnit
10 35 (2.00%) SpecFlow
10 35 (2.00%) WebDriver
11 33 (1.89%) MSTest
12 29 (1.66%) TeamCity
12 29 (1.66%) Jenkins
12 29 (1.66%) Moq
13 25 (1.43%) Cucumber
14 23 (1.32%) SoapUI
14 23 (1.32%) Bitbucket
15 22 (1.26%) Mercurial
15 22 (1.26%) Maven
General
1 275 (15.72%) Finance
2 94 (5.37%) Retail
3 57 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 51 (2.92%) Automotive
5 50 (2.86%) Games
6 45 (2.57%) Marketing
7 43 (2.46%) Banking
8 14 (0.80%) Publishing
9 10 (0.57%) Law
10 9 (0.51%) Legal
10 9 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 8 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.46%) Military
12 6 (0.34%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.34%) Advertising
12 6 (0.34%) Back Office
13 5 (0.29%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.29%) Billing
14 4 (0.23%) German Language
14 4 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1001 (57.23%) Developer
2 267 (15.27%) .NET Developer
3 228 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 224 (12.81%) Senior Developer
5 183 (10.46%) Analyst
6 126 (7.20%) Java Developer
7 118 (6.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 110 (6.29%) Web Developer
9 108 (6.17%) Project Manager
10 103 (5.89%) Software Developer
11 99 (5.66%) Software Engineer
12 85 (4.86%) Business Analyst
13 79 (4.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 74 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
15 73 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
16 70 (4.00%) PHP Developer
17 67 (3.83%) Senior .NET Developer
18 62 (3.54%) Test Analyst
18 62 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 61 (3.49%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 700 (40.02%) .NET
2 581 (33.22%) HTML
3 531 (30.36%) ASP.NET
4 524 (29.96%) CSS
5 270 (15.44%) jQuery
6 267 (15.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 256 (14.64%) Web Services
8 231 (13.21%) WCF
9 181 (10.35%) HTML5
10 163 (9.32%) XML
11 150 (8.58%) .NET Framework
12 137 (7.83%) SOAP
13 114 (6.52%) AngularJS
14 108 (6.17%) CSS3
15 107 (6.12%) Ajax
16 105 (6.00%) LINQ
17 92 (5.26%) J2EE
17 92 (5.26%) JSON
18 91 (5.20%) KnockoutJS
19 90 (5.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 142 (8.12%) Mobile App
2 97 (5.55%) User Experience
3 88 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 74 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
6 59 (3.37%) iPhone
7 49 (2.80%) N-Tier
8 33 (1.89%) Mathematics
9 24 (1.37%) Streaming Music
10 21 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
10 21 (1.20%) Telematics
10 21 (1.20%) Physics
10 21 (1.20%) iPad
11 17 (0.97%) Algorithms
12 15 (0.86%) Mainframe
13 13 (0.74%) Blackberry
13 13 (0.74%) Open Source
13 13 (0.74%) Informatics
14 12 (0.69%) Graphic Design
14 12 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 172 (9.83%) Windows
2 140 (8.00%) Android
3 130 (7.43%) Linux
4 106 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 38 (2.17%) UNIX
6 25 (1.43%) Windows Phone
7 11 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
8 10 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.11%) Solaris
12 1 (0.057%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.057%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.057%) CentOS
12 1 (0.057%) SmartOS
12 1 (0.057%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (28.42%) Scrum
2 475 (27.16%) MVC
3 416 (23.79%) TDD
4 236 (13.49%) OO
5 203 (11.61%) Project Management
6 202 (11.55%) E-Commerce
7 188 (10.75%) Software Engineering
8 155 (8.86%) Web Development
9 145 (8.29%) Waterfall
10 141 (8.06%) BDD
11 132 (7.55%) Unit Testing
12 110 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
13 109 (6.23%) Domain-Driven Design
13 109 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
14 107 (6.12%) Mentoring
15 106 (6.06%) CRM
16 97 (5.55%) Stakeholder Management
16 97 (5.55%) PRINCE2
17 94 (5.37%) SOA
18 90 (5.15%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 709 (40.54%) C#
2 543 (31.05%) SQL
3 534 (30.53%) JavaScript
4 327 (18.70%) Java
5 156 (8.92%) PHP
6 118 (6.75%) T-SQL
7 85 (4.86%) C++
8 63 (3.60%) VB.NET
9 60 (3.43%) Ruby
10 36 (2.06%) Python
11 34 (1.94%) VB
12 26 (1.49%) Objective-C
13 24 (1.37%) C
14 19 (1.09%) Perl
15 18 (1.03%) PowerShell
15 18 (1.03%) Delphi
16 12 (0.69%) PHP5
16 12 (0.69%) Scala
16 12 (0.69%) COBOL
17 9 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 284 (16.24%) Degree
2 92 (5.26%) ISEB
3 51 (2.92%) ISTQB
4 25 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.09%) PMI Certification
6 18 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 16 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 13 (0.74%) Security Cleared
9 10 (0.57%) PMP
10 7 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 4 (0.23%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.23%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.23%) CISA
12 4 (0.23%) CISM
13 3 (0.17%) MBA
13 3 (0.17%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.17%) MCP
13 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (8.58%) QA
2 19 (1.09%) SLA
3 12 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.46%) ISO 14001
6 7 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.11%) Firmware
3 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.17%) Capistrano
3 3 (0.17%) Puppet
4 2 (0.11%) Webmin
4 2 (0.11%) Hyperic
4 2 (0.11%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.11%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.057%) Ansible
Vendors
1 247 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 111 (6.35%) Oracle
3 44 (2.52%) Google
4 31 (1.77%) VMware
5 28 (1.60%) Twitter
6 23 (1.32%) SAP
6 23 (1.32%) Sitecore
7 20 (1.14%) Apple
8 19 (1.09%) EPiServer
9 16 (0.91%) Zend
9 16 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (0.80%) Business Objects
11 13 (0.74%) Embarcadero
12 11 (0.63%) Symbian
13 9 (0.51%) Wonderware
14 8 (0.46%) hybris
14 8 (0.46%) Sybase
14 8 (0.46%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.46%) HP
15 7 (0.40%) Xamarin
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: up to £25k depend on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Strong Modern Benefit Support
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £37,000 to £46,000 per annum Strong package for the right individ
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago