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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 907 865 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.37% 21.54% 16.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.11% 25.88% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 805 737 600
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £52,500 £45,000
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
3116 3342 3327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.16% 83.24% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2585 2700 2857
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 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 30 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 49 £37,500 -3.84% 9
Bolton 0 37 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Salford +8 21 £42,500 -9.57% 2
Rochdale 0 19 £45,000 +11.11% 1
Altrincham +13 18 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Cheadle -6 11 £37,500 +10.29% 6
Wigan -6 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Oldham -6 3 £32,500 -24.41% 1
Bury +7 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 726 (40.24%) .NET
2 683 (37.86%) C#
3 571 (31.65%) JavaScript
4 562 (31.15%) Scrum
5 560 (31.04%) HTML
6 553 (30.65%) TDD
7 498 (27.61%) CSS
8 494 (27.38%) SQL Server
9 488 (27.05%) SQL
10 474 (26.27%) ASP.NET
11 446 (24.72%) MVC
12 349 (19.35%) Java
13 333 (18.46%) Degree
14 311 (17.24%) Web Services
15 294 (16.30%) WCF
16 268 (14.86%) jQuery
17 262 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC
18 260 (14.41%) SDLC
19 248 (13.75%) Finance
20 243 (13.47%) OO
21 229 (12.69%) XML
22 228 (12.64%) Microsoft
23 225 (12.47%) Windows
24 213 (11.81%) BDD
25 203 (11.25%) HTML5
26 195 (10.81%) Project Management
26 195 (10.81%) Git (software)
27 194 (10.75%) PHP
28 190 (10.53%) Software Engineering
29 188 (10.42%) Continuous Integration

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 121 (6.71%) Node.js
2 66 (3.66%) CMS
3 62 (3.44%) WebLogic
4 58 (3.22%) SharePoint
5 48 (2.66%) Oracle Service Bus
5 48 (2.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 39 (2.16%) Apache
7 37 (2.05%) Umbraco
8 30 (1.66%) IIS
9 25 (1.39%) Tomcat
9 25 (1.39%) WordPress
10 23 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
11 15 (0.83%) JBoss
11 15 (0.83%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.55%) nginx
13 9 (0.50%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.50%) GlassFish
14 8 (0.44%) Alfresco
15 7 (0.39%) MS Exchange
15 7 (0.39%) CICS
Applications
1 96 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 42 (2.33%) MS Project
3 38 (2.11%) MS Office
3 38 (2.11%) Photoshop
4 18 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.83%) OmniGraffle
6 14 (0.78%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.22%) SPSS
9 3 (0.17%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.11%) InDesign
10 2 (0.11%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 55 (3.05%) Oracle BPM
2 40 (2.22%) Magento
3 11 (0.61%) Visualfiles
4 9 (0.50%) Tridion
5 7 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.22%) Unica
8 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.055%) Sage CRM
10 1 (0.055%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.055%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.055%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.055%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 103 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.27%) SaaS
4 14 (0.78%) GitHub
5 12 (0.67%) Office 365
6 11 (0.61%) Route 53
6 11 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (0.28%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.22%) Trello
9 2 (0.11%) Yammer
9 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.055%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.055%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.055%) PaaS
10 1 (0.055%) Heroku
10 1 (0.055%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.055%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 64 (3.55%) Internet
2 29 (1.61%) VPN
3 27 (1.50%) HTTP
4 12 (0.67%) Network Security
5 11 (0.61%) IPsec
5 11 (0.61%) PPTP
5 11 (0.61%) OpenVPN
6 10 (0.55%) Broadband
7 9 (0.50%) PSTN
8 7 (0.39%) Intranet
9 6 (0.33%) WAN
9 6 (0.33%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.33%) SAN
10 5 (0.28%) DNS
10 5 (0.28%) DHCP
10 5 (0.28%) VoIP
10 5 (0.28%) WLAN
10 5 (0.28%) ISDN
10 5 (0.28%) MPLS
10 5 (0.28%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 494 (27.38%) SQL Server
2 145 (8.04%) MySQL
3 123 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 79 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 63 (3.49%) Oracle Database
6 50 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
7 42 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 39 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (2.00%) NoSQL
11 29 (1.61%) Big Data
12 28 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (1.33%) Relational Database
14 22 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
15 21 (1.16%) MongoDB
16 18 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
17 14 (0.78%) QlikView
17 14 (0.78%) OLAP
17 14 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
18 12 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 195 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 125 (6.93%) NUnit
3 119 (6.60%) Selenium
4 109 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 84 (4.66%) SoapUI
6 74 (4.10%) Jenkins
7 72 (3.99%) Visual Studio
8 60 (3.33%) Subversion
9 55 (3.05%) SpecFlow
10 48 (2.66%) JIRA
11 45 (2.49%) Hudson
12 37 (2.05%) Eclipse
13 36 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
14 35 (1.94%) MSTest
14 35 (1.94%) Cucumber
15 27 (1.50%) TeamCity
16 26 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 26 (1.44%) Ant
16 26 (1.44%) JUnit
16 26 (1.44%) Maven
General
1 248 (13.75%) Finance
2 96 (5.32%) Retail
3 72 (3.99%) Marketing
4 70 (3.88%) Games
5 59 (3.27%) Banking
6 39 (2.16%) Legal
7 35 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 27 (1.50%) Advertising
9 14 (0.78%) Automotive
10 13 (0.72%) Law
10 13 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.55%) Back Office
12 7 (0.39%) Electronics
13 6 (0.33%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.22%) Publishing
14 4 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.11%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.11%) Billing
15 2 (0.11%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1031 (57.15%) Developer
2 330 (18.29%) .NET Developer
3 216 (11.97%) C# Developer
4 199 (11.03%) Senior Developer
5 157 (8.70%) Analyst
6 138 (7.65%) Project Manager
7 121 (6.71%) Software Developer
8 120 (6.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 103 (5.71%) Java Developer
10 75 (4.16%) Tester
10 75 (4.16%) Front-End Developer
11 72 (3.99%) Test Analyst
12 71 (3.94%) PHP Developer
13 68 (3.77%) Architect
14 67 (3.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 66 (3.66%) Web Developer
16 64 (3.55%) Business Analyst
17 58 (3.22%) Senior C# Developer
18 56 (3.10%) ASP.NET Developer
19 55 (3.05%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 726 (40.24%) .NET
2 560 (31.04%) HTML
3 498 (27.61%) CSS
4 474 (26.27%) ASP.NET
5 311 (17.24%) Web Services
6 294 (16.30%) WCF
7 268 (14.86%) jQuery
8 262 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 229 (12.69%) XML
10 203 (11.25%) HTML5
11 172 (9.53%) AngularJS
12 169 (9.37%) SOAP
13 147 (8.15%) .NET Framework
14 125 (6.93%) WPF
15 122 (6.76%) CSS3
16 118 (6.54%) LINQ
17 107 (5.93%) REST
17 107 (5.93%) KnockoutJS
18 96 (5.32%) Spring
19 94 (5.21%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 164 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 126 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (5.54%) User Experience
4 85 (4.71%) Computer Science
5 51 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
6 50 (2.77%) iPhone
7 41 (2.27%) Replication
8 35 (1.94%) Statistics
9 28 (1.55%) Visualisation
10 27 (1.50%) N-Tier
11 26 (1.44%) Streaming Music
12 20 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
13 17 (0.94%) Management Information System
14 15 (0.83%) NHS
14 15 (0.83%) Algorithms
15 14 (0.78%) W3C
16 13 (0.72%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.72%) Social Media
16 13 (0.72%) iPad
16 13 (0.72%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 225 (12.47%) Windows
2 150 (8.31%) Android
3 143 (7.93%) Linux
4 122 (6.76%) Apple iOS
5 23 (1.27%) UNIX
6 20 (1.11%) CentOS
7 10 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (0.55%) Windows Phone
8 7 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.22%) SUSE
11 4 (0.22%) HPUX
12 3 (0.17%) VMS
13 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.11%) Solaris
13 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.11%) openSUSE
14 1 (0.055%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (31.15%) Scrum
2 553 (30.65%) TDD
3 446 (24.72%) MVC
4 260 (14.41%) SDLC
5 243 (13.47%) OO
6 213 (11.81%) BDD
7 195 (10.81%) Project Management
8 190 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 188 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
10 172 (9.53%) E-Commerce
11 140 (7.76%) Mentoring
12 126 (6.98%) Web Application Development
13 120 (6.65%) SOA
13 120 (6.65%) Unit Testing
14 115 (6.37%) PRINCE2
15 112 (6.21%) Kanban
16 107 (5.93%) Automated Testing
17 106 (5.88%) Web Development
18 104 (5.76%) Waterfall
18 104 (5.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 683 (37.86%) C#
2 571 (31.65%) JavaScript
3 488 (27.05%) SQL
4 349 (19.35%) Java
5 194 (10.75%) PHP
6 133 (7.37%) C++
7 110 (6.10%) T-SQL
8 67 (3.71%) Ruby
9 65 (3.60%) Python
10 64 (3.55%) PL/SQL
11 58 (3.22%) VBA
12 53 (2.94%) VB.NET
13 49 (2.72%) Objective-C
14 45 (2.49%) PowerShell
15 39 (2.16%) Bash Shell
16 38 (2.11%) Perl
17 35 (1.94%) C
18 23 (1.27%) VB
19 13 (0.72%) Scala
20 12 (0.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 333 (18.46%) Degree
2 79 (4.38%) ISEB
3 53 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 19 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 19 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (0.94%) PMI Certification
6 8 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (0.39%) MCSD
7 7 (0.39%) MCPD
7 7 (0.39%) PMP
8 6 (0.33%) CCNP
8 6 (0.33%) CCNA
8 6 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.28%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.22%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.17%) CGEIT
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (8.09%) QA
2 8 (0.44%) HL7
3 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.17%) SLA
3 3 (0.17%) COBIT
4 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.055%) FATCA
5 1 (0.055%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (1.11%) Docker
2 18 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.39%) vSphere
5 4 (0.22%) Kamailio
6 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.11%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (1.77%) Puppet
2 25 (1.39%) Vagrant
3 16 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.39%) Opsview
5 7 (0.39%) Nagios
6 5 (0.28%) Graphite
7 4 (0.22%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.11%) vMotion
8 2 (0.11%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.055%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.055%) Salt
9 1 (0.055%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.055%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.055%) Netcool
Vendors
1 228 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 154 (8.54%) Oracle
3 50 (2.77%) Google
4 49 (2.72%) Zend
5 31 (1.72%) Sitecore
6 22 (1.22%) IBM
7 21 (1.16%) VMware
8 19 (1.05%) SAP
9 15 (0.83%) Stellent
10 14 (0.78%) Capita
11 13 (0.72%) Adobe
12 12 (0.67%) DevExpress
13 11 (0.61%) Tableau
14 10 (0.55%) Symbian
15 8 (0.44%) Cognos
15 8 (0.44%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.44%) Xamarin
16 7 (0.39%) Twitter
16 7 (0.39%) HP
17 6 (0.33%) Apigee
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Various company benefis
Posted: 55 minutes ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + fantastic benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Erin Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Blues Point
Salary: bonus, benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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