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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 899 795 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.73% 19.99% 17.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.08% 24.18% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 791 683 665
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
2893 3288 3518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.02% 82.70% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2402 2681 3052
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +1 65 £38,000 +1.33% 10
Bolton +3 36 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Salford +5 19 £47,500 +3.82% 1
Altrincham +7 16 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Rochdale +1 16 £45,000 +11.11% 1
Cheadle +1 11 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Wigan +2 4 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Bury +5 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Oldham -3 2 £32,500 -35.32% 2
Sale - 2 £50,000 -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 753 (41.65%) .NET
2 715 (39.55%) C#
3 566 (31.31%) JavaScript
4 561 (31.03%) HTML
5 540 (29.87%) TDD
6 539 (29.81%) Scrum
7 520 (28.76%) SQL
8 517 (28.60%) SQL Server
9 508 (28.10%) CSS
10 496 (27.43%) ASP.NET
11 461 (25.50%) MVC
12 365 (20.19%) Degree
13 351 (19.41%) Java
14 315 (17.42%) Web Services
15 283 (15.65%) WCF
16 280 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC
17 265 (14.66%) OO
18 263 (14.55%) jQuery
19 243 (13.44%) Finance
20 241 (13.33%) Microsoft
21 234 (12.94%) XML
22 231 (12.78%) SDLC
23 217 (12.00%) BDD
24 215 (11.89%) Windows
25 203 (11.23%) Project Management
25 203 (11.23%) HTML5
26 201 (11.12%) Software Engineering
27 181 (10.01%) PHP
27 181 (10.01%) Git (software)
28 173 (9.57%) E-Commerce

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 112 (6.19%) Node.js
2 70 (3.87%) SharePoint
3 62 (3.43%) WebLogic
4 55 (3.04%) CMS
5 46 (2.54%) Oracle Service Bus
5 46 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 30 (1.66%) Umbraco
6 30 (1.66%) Apache
7 28 (1.55%) IIS
8 24 (1.33%) Tomcat
9 19 (1.05%) WordPress
10 18 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
11 17 (0.94%) WebSphere
12 15 (0.83%) JBoss
13 11 (0.61%) nginx
14 10 (0.55%) GlassFish
15 9 (0.50%) Apache Solr
16 8 (0.44%) Alfresco
17 7 (0.39%) MS Exchange
18 6 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 94 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.16%) MS Project
3 35 (1.94%) Photoshop
4 26 (1.44%) MS Office
5 15 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.83%) OmniGraffle
6 9 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.44%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.17%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.11%) InDesign
9 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 53 (2.93%) Oracle BPM
2 43 (2.38%) Magento
3 9 (0.50%) Tridion
4 7 (0.39%) Visualfiles
5 6 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.055%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.055%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.055%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.055%) Exstream
8 1 (0.055%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 90 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.27%) SaaS
4 12 (0.66%) Office 365
5 11 (0.61%) GitHub
6 8 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
6 8 (0.44%) Route 53
7 5 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.28%) Yammer
8 4 (0.22%) Trello
9 1 (0.055%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.055%) PaaS
9 1 (0.055%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.93%) Internet
2 36 (1.99%) HTTP
3 26 (1.44%) VPN
4 21 (1.16%) Network Security
5 10 (0.55%) Broadband
6 9 (0.50%) SAN
6 9 (0.50%) Intranet
7 8 (0.44%) PPTP
7 8 (0.44%) IPsec
7 8 (0.44%) OpenVPN
8 6 (0.33%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.28%) DNS
9 5 (0.28%) ISDN
9 5 (0.28%) PSTN
9 5 (0.28%) VoIP
9 5 (0.28%) WLAN
9 5 (0.28%) WAN
9 5 (0.28%) DHCP
9 5 (0.28%) MPLS
9 5 (0.28%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 517 (28.60%) SQL Server
2 132 (7.30%) MySQL
3 119 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 83 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 64 (3.54%) Oracle Database
6 50 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
7 45 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
9 41 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 35 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 32 (1.77%) NoSQL
12 26 (1.44%) Big Data
13 22 (1.22%) MongoDB
13 22 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
14 17 (0.94%) Relational Database
15 15 (0.83%) OLAP
16 14 (0.77%) Amazon Redshift
17 12 (0.66%) OLAP Cube
17 12 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
18 10 (0.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 181 (10.01%) Git (software)
2 129 (7.13%) NUnit
3 121 (6.69%) Selenium
4 119 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 88 (4.87%) SoapUI
6 74 (4.09%) Visual Studio
7 72 (3.98%) Jenkins
8 63 (3.48%) SpecFlow
9 61 (3.37%) Subversion
10 54 (2.99%) JIRA
11 47 (2.60%) Hudson
12 41 (2.27%) MSTest
13 35 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
14 34 (1.88%) Cucumber
15 32 (1.77%) Eclipse
16 31 (1.71%) Moq
17 29 (1.60%) TeamCity
18 25 (1.38%) JUnit
18 25 (1.38%) Maven
19 23 (1.27%) Ant
General
1 243 (13.44%) Finance
2 99 (5.48%) Retail
3 70 (3.87%) Marketing
4 64 (3.54%) Games
5 50 (2.77%) Banking
6 47 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 34 (1.88%) Legal
8 26 (1.44%) Advertising
9 12 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.61%) Automotive
10 11 (0.61%) Back Office
11 7 (0.39%) Law
12 6 (0.33%) Electronics
12 6 (0.33%) Publishing
12 6 (0.33%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.17%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.11%) Local Government
15 1 (0.055%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.055%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1035 (57.25%) Developer
2 316 (17.48%) .NET Developer
3 220 (12.17%) C# Developer
4 201 (11.12%) Senior Developer
5 164 (9.07%) Analyst
6 130 (7.19%) Software Developer
7 129 (7.13%) Project Manager
8 117 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 91 (5.03%) Java Developer
10 77 (4.26%) Test Analyst
11 76 (4.20%) Tester
12 74 (4.09%) Front-End Developer
13 72 (3.98%) Architect
14 67 (3.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 66 (3.65%) Business Analyst
15 66 (3.65%) Web Developer
15 66 (3.65%) PHP Developer
16 57 (3.15%) Senior C# Developer
16 57 (3.15%) Senior .NET Developer
17 52 (2.88%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 753 (41.65%) .NET
2 561 (31.03%) HTML
3 508 (28.10%) CSS
4 496 (27.43%) ASP.NET
5 315 (17.42%) Web Services
6 283 (15.65%) WCF
7 280 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 263 (14.55%) jQuery
9 234 (12.94%) XML
10 203 (11.23%) HTML5
11 163 (9.02%) SOAP
12 145 (8.02%) AngularJS
13 142 (7.85%) .NET Framework
14 124 (6.86%) CSS3
15 112 (6.19%) LINQ
16 110 (6.08%) WPF
17 103 (5.70%) KnockoutJS
18 90 (4.98%) REST
19 89 (4.92%) J2EE
20 86 (4.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 156 (8.63%) Mobile App
2 117 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (5.70%) User Experience
3 103 (5.70%) Computer Science
4 61 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
5 52 (2.88%) iPhone
6 41 (2.27%) Replication
7 32 (1.77%) Statistics
8 28 (1.55%) Visualisation
9 26 (1.44%) Streaming Music
9 26 (1.44%) N-Tier
10 23 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
11 22 (1.22%) Algorithms
12 17 (0.94%) NHS
13 15 (0.83%) Data Extraction
14 13 (0.72%) iPad
14 13 (0.72%) Management Information System
14 13 (0.72%) Interactive TV
15 12 (0.66%) Client/Server
16 11 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 215 (11.89%) Windows
2 147 (8.13%) Android
3 139 (7.69%) Linux
4 120 (6.64%) Apple iOS
5 26 (1.44%) UNIX
6 10 (0.55%) CentOS
7 9 (0.50%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.17%) HPUX
12 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.055%) Solaris
13 1 (0.055%) AIX
13 1 (0.055%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 540 (29.87%) TDD
2 539 (29.81%) Scrum
3 461 (25.50%) MVC
4 265 (14.66%) OO
5 231 (12.78%) SDLC
6 217 (12.00%) BDD
7 203 (11.23%) Project Management
8 201 (11.12%) Software Engineering
9 173 (9.57%) E-Commerce
10 172 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
11 143 (7.91%) Mentoring
12 133 (7.36%) Unit Testing
13 128 (7.08%) Web Application Development
14 126 (6.97%) SOA
15 118 (6.53%) PRINCE2
15 118 (6.53%) Web Development
16 114 (6.31%) Waterfall
16 114 (6.31%) OOP
17 109 (6.03%) Automated Testing
18 103 (5.70%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 715 (39.55%) C#
2 566 (31.31%) JavaScript
3 520 (28.76%) SQL
4 351 (19.41%) Java
5 181 (10.01%) PHP
6 140 (7.74%) C++
7 120 (6.64%) T-SQL
8 65 (3.60%) Ruby
9 62 (3.43%) PL/SQL
9 62 (3.43%) Python
10 58 (3.21%) VB.NET
11 53 (2.93%) VBA
12 45 (2.49%) Objective-C
13 44 (2.43%) PowerShell
14 39 (2.16%) C
15 36 (1.99%) Perl
16 32 (1.77%) VB
17 31 (1.71%) Bash Shell
18 15 (0.83%) Scala
19 11 (0.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 365 (20.19%) Degree
2 84 (4.65%) ISEB
3 57 (3.15%) ISTQB
4 22 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (0.94%) PMI Certification
7 14 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (0.66%) PMP
9 7 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.33%) MCPD
10 6 (0.33%) MCSD
11 5 (0.28%) CCNP
11 5 (0.28%) CCNA
11 5 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
13 3 (0.17%) CGEIT
14 2 (0.11%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.11%) Security Cleared
14 2 (0.11%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (7.85%) QA
2 7 (0.39%) HL7
3 5 (0.28%) SLA
4 4 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.17%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.17%) COBIT
6 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.11%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.055%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.055%) FATCA
System Software
1 17 (0.94%) Docker
2 16 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.39%) vSphere
5 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.11%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (1.49%) Puppet
2 22 (1.22%) Vagrant
3 12 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.17%) Nagios
6 3 (0.17%) Opsview
7 2 (0.11%) vMotion
7 2 (0.11%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.055%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.055%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.055%) Netcool
8 1 (0.055%) Graphite
8 1 (0.055%) Ansible
8 1 (0.055%) Salt
Vendors
1 241 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 152 (8.41%) Oracle
3 50 (2.77%) Google
4 44 (2.43%) Zend
5 25 (1.38%) Sitecore
6 21 (1.16%) SAP
7 20 (1.11%) VMware
8 17 (0.94%) IBM
9 16 (0.88%) Business Objects
10 14 (0.77%) Stellent
11 12 (0.66%) DevExpress
12 11 (0.61%) Capita
13 10 (0.55%) Twitter
13 10 (0.55%) Red Hat
14 9 (0.50%) Apple
14 9 (0.50%) Adobe
15 8 (0.44%) Facebook
16 7 (0.39%) Xamarin
16 7 (0.39%) Tableau
17 6 (0.33%) Apigee
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Industry leading benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Flex-Time
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. flexible working hours
Posted: 4 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60 - £70K + package and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hudson Banking & Finance
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25500.00 - £29500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday