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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 894 897 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 27.52% 22.32% 23.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.96% 26.29% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 773 806 785
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
2888 3412 3194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.89% 84.90% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2923 2778
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 0 105 £40,000 +19.40% 22
Bolton +3 23 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Cheadle +1 17 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Altrincham 0 13 £36,000 -7.09% 3
Bury - 9 £47,500 - 1
Rochdale -4 8 £44,000 -2.22%
Salford -1 4 £37,500 -12.79% 1
Oldham - 1 - - 2
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 622 (32.67%) C#
2 596 (31.30%) .NET
3 536 (28.15%) Scrum
4 506 (26.58%) Java
5 505 (26.52%) TDD
6 503 (26.42%) SQL
7 465 (24.42%) SQL Server
8 464 (24.37%) JavaScript
9 420 (22.06%) HTML
10 365 (19.17%) ASP.NET
11 364 (19.12%) MVC
12 360 (18.91%) Finance
13 349 (18.33%) CSS
14 325 (17.07%) Web Services
15 299 (15.70%) Windows
16 265 (13.92%) WCF
17 252 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
18 247 (12.97%) SDLC
19 246 (12.92%) Software Engineering
20 242 (12.71%) OO
20 242 (12.71%) Degree
21 234 (12.29%) Microsoft
22 225 (11.82%) BDD
23 224 (11.76%) Git (software)
24 218 (11.45%) Project Management
25 207 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
26 201 (10.56%) QA
27 200 (10.50%) jQuery
28 189 (9.93%) XML
29 185 (9.72%) E-Commerce

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 155 (8.14%) Node.js
2 64 (3.36%) CMS
3 46 (2.42%) Apache
4 42 (2.21%) Confluence
5 40 (2.10%) Tomcat
6 31 (1.63%) WebSphere
7 27 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
8 21 (1.10%) JBoss
9 20 (1.05%) Umbraco
10 19 (1.00%) SharePoint
11 17 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (0.89%) WebLogic
12 16 (0.84%) Alfresco
12 16 (0.84%) OpenStack
13 15 (0.79%) WordPress
14 13 (0.68%) IIS
15 12 (0.63%) Mule
16 10 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 10 (0.53%) nginx
17 9 (0.47%) Liferay
Applications
1 93 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 44 (2.31%) MS Office
2 44 (2.31%) MS Project
3 28 (1.47%) Photoshop
4 25 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 20 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.11%) InDesign
8 2 (0.11%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 21 (1.10%) Magento
2 7 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.32%) Visualfiles
4 5 (0.26%) SAP hybris
4 5 (0.26%) SDL Web 8
5 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 116 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (5.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (2.68%) SaaS
4 24 (1.26%) GitHub
5 21 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (1.05%) PaaS
7 18 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.89%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.11%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.11%) IaaS
12 2 (0.11%) Office 365
12 2 (0.11%) Route 53
12 2 (0.11%) Trello
13 1 (0.053%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.053%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.26%) Internet
2 41 (2.15%) HTTP
3 17 (0.89%) HTTPS
4 10 (0.53%) DNS
5 8 (0.42%) Broadband
5 8 (0.42%) SPDY
6 7 (0.37%) Firewall
6 7 (0.37%) SAN
7 5 (0.26%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.26%) IPv6
7 5 (0.26%) VPN
8 3 (0.16%) DHCP
8 3 (0.16%) LAN
8 3 (0.16%) S/MIME
8 3 (0.16%) SMTP
8 3 (0.16%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.16%) WAN
8 3 (0.16%) Wireless
9 2 (0.11%) IPsec
9 2 (0.11%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 465 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 128 (6.72%) MySQL
3 105 (5.51%) NoSQL
4 81 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 80 (4.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 71 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 54 (2.84%) Relational Database
8 53 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 33 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
10 30 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 24 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (1.26%) MongoDB
12 20 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (0.95%) Big Data
14 17 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
15 15 (0.79%) Redis
16 13 (0.68%) Couchbase
17 12 (0.63%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 224 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 151 (7.93%) Selenium
3 145 (7.62%) NUnit
4 141 (7.41%) JIRA
5 115 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 98 (5.15%) Visual Studio
7 75 (3.94%) Subversion
8 65 (3.41%) Jenkins
9 62 (3.26%) MSTest
10 53 (2.78%) Cucumber
10 53 (2.78%) Maven
11 43 (2.26%) WebDriver
12 41 (2.15%) Moq
13 39 (2.05%) JUnit
14 36 (1.89%) HP UFT
14 36 (1.89%) SpecFlow
15 35 (1.84%) SoapUI
16 29 (1.52%) Eclipse
17 28 (1.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 27 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 360 (18.91%) Finance
2 91 (4.78%) Games
3 72 (3.78%) Retail
4 55 (2.89%) Marketing
5 46 (2.42%) Banking
6 30 (1.58%) Advertising
7 26 (1.37%) Legal
8 13 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.42%) Back Office
10 7 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.32%) Automotive
11 6 (0.32%) Law
12 5 (0.26%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.26%) Billing
12 5 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.21%) Electronics
13 4 (0.21%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 894 (46.95%) Developer
2 300 (15.76%) .NET Developer
3 238 (12.50%) Analyst
4 201 (10.56%) C# Developer
5 188 (9.87%) Senior Developer
6 177 (9.30%) Java Developer
7 146 (7.67%) Project Manager
8 144 (7.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 139 (7.30%) Software Developer
10 135 (7.09%) Tester
11 122 (6.41%) Test Analyst
12 107 (5.62%) Software Engineer
13 98 (5.15%) Business Analyst
14 89 (4.67%) ASP.NET Developer
15 83 (4.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 72 (3.78%) SQL Developer
17 70 (3.68%) Agile Developer
18 68 (3.57%) Web Developer
19 64 (3.36%) QA Tester
20 62 (3.26%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 596 (31.30%) .NET
2 420 (22.06%) HTML
3 365 (19.17%) ASP.NET
4 349 (18.33%) CSS
5 325 (17.07%) Web Services
6 265 (13.92%) WCF
7 252 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 200 (10.50%) jQuery
9 189 (9.93%) XML
10 181 (9.51%) AngularJS
11 179 (9.40%) .NET Framework
12 161 (8.46%) Spring
13 153 (8.04%) RESTful
14 150 (7.88%) WPF
15 136 (7.14%) SOAP
16 133 (6.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 127 (6.67%) LINQ
18 124 (6.51%) Hibernate
19 119 (6.25%) HTML5
20 117 (6.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 140 (7.35%) User Experience
2 113 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (5.93%) Mobile App
3 112 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 75 (3.94%) Computer Science
5 59 (3.10%) N-Tier
6 44 (2.31%) iPhone
7 40 (2.10%) Visualisation
8 32 (1.68%) Statistics
9 25 (1.31%) Algorithms
10 24 (1.26%) Management Information System
11 20 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
12 18 (0.95%) Client/Server
12 18 (0.95%) iPad
12 18 (0.95%) Replication
13 17 (0.89%) Fintech
13 17 (0.89%) Streaming Music
14 15 (0.79%) Mathematics
15 13 (0.68%) Blackberry
16 11 (0.58%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 299 (15.70%) Windows
2 142 (7.46%) Linux
3 97 (5.09%) Android
4 74 (3.89%) Apple iOS
5 45 (2.36%) Unix
6 25 (1.31%) Windows Server
7 23 (1.21%) CentOS
8 17 (0.89%) Mac OS X
8 17 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
9 13 (0.68%) Windows Phone
10 10 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.32%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.26%) AIX
12 5 (0.26%) Debian
12 5 (0.26%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.053%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (28.15%) Scrum
2 505 (26.52%) TDD
3 364 (19.12%) MVC
4 247 (12.97%) SDLC
5 246 (12.92%) Software Engineering
6 242 (12.71%) OO
7 225 (11.82%) BDD
8 218 (11.45%) Project Management
9 207 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
10 185 (9.72%) E-Commerce
11 142 (7.46%) Mentoring
12 140 (7.35%) Waterfall
13 130 (6.83%) Test Scripting
14 128 (6.72%) DevOps
15 126 (6.62%) SOA
16 120 (6.30%) Web Application Development
17 118 (6.20%) Kanban
17 118 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
18 116 (6.09%) UML
19 115 (6.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 622 (32.67%) C#
2 506 (26.58%) Java
3 503 (26.42%) SQL
4 464 (24.37%) JavaScript
5 164 (8.61%) PHP
6 137 (7.20%) C++
7 123 (6.46%) Python
8 111 (5.83%) T-SQL
9 97 (5.09%) Ruby
10 44 (2.31%) C
11 40 (2.10%) VB.NET
12 35 (1.84%) Scala
13 34 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 31 (1.63%) Shell Script
15 28 (1.47%) Objective-C
16 22 (1.16%) VC++
17 21 (1.10%) Bash Shell
17 21 (1.10%) VBA
18 18 (0.95%) PowerShell
19 17 (0.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 242 (12.71%) Degree
2 120 (6.30%) ISEB
3 84 (4.41%) ISTQB
4 27 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 25 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (0.79%) Security Cleared
7 14 (0.74%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.37%) PMP
10 6 (0.32%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.26%) APMG
11 5 (0.26%) MCP
11 5 (0.26%) MCSE
11 5 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
12 4 (0.21%) MBA
13 2 (0.11%) APMP
13 2 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (10.56%) QA
2 9 (0.47%) SLA
3 5 (0.26%) HL7
4 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.16%) TickIT
6 2 (0.11%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.11%) SEPA
6 2 (0.11%) WCAG
7 1 (0.053%) P3O
System Software
1 27 (1.42%) Docker
2 11 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.42%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.37%) Varnish
5 6 (0.32%) vSphere
6 4 (0.21%) Xen
6 4 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 67 (3.52%) Puppet
2 46 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
3 32 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.58%) Perfmon
5 8 (0.42%) Cobbler
6 6 (0.32%) Nagios
7 5 (0.26%) SCOM
7 5 (0.26%) SELinux
7 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.26%) Wonderware InTouch
8 4 (0.21%) Ansible
9 2 (0.11%) StatsD
10 1 (0.053%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.053%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.053%) Packer
10 1 (0.053%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 234 (12.29%) Microsoft
2 83 (4.36%) Oracle
3 53 (2.78%) Google
4 36 (1.89%) IBM
5 34 (1.79%) Adobe
6 29 (1.52%) Facebook
7 28 (1.47%) Sitecore
7 28 (1.47%) Zend
8 23 (1.21%) SAP
9 19 (1.00%) EPiServer
10 16 (0.84%) webMethods
11 14 (0.74%) SaltStack
12 13 (0.68%) Symbian
12 13 (0.68%) Twitter
13 12 (0.63%) Apple
13 12 (0.63%) HP
13 12 (0.63%) WSO2
14 11 (0.58%) VMware
15 10 (0.53%) Atlassian
16 7 (0.37%) hybris
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