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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 959 897 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 27.67% 24.85% 21.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.22% 28.79% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 834 799 757
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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
3072 3116 3415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.63% 86.34% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2599 2556 2828
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 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 30 April 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 56 £39,250 +12.14% 16
Bolton +1 27 £35,500 -21.11% 5
Altrincham +1 10 £33,250 -11.33% 7
Rochdale -1 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Oldham +7 9 £29,500 -4.06% 3
Salford -2 8 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Bury +2 7 £55,000 +120.00%
Cheadle -7 6 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Wigan +12 4 £30,000 -27.27% 2
Sale -3 1 - - 1
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 556 (30.68%) .NET
2 539 (29.75%) C#
3 517 (28.53%) Scrum
4 504 (27.81%) Java
5 436 (24.06%) JavaScript
6 434 (23.95%) TDD
7 431 (23.79%) SQL
8 394 (21.74%) HTML
9 385 (21.25%) SQL Server
10 356 (19.65%) CSS
11 312 (17.22%) Finance
12 293 (16.17%) ASP.NET
13 288 (15.89%) MVC
14 270 (14.90%) Web Services
15 256 (14.13%) Software Engineering
16 239 (13.19%) OO
17 231 (12.75%) Degree
18 216 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
19 214 (11.81%) WCF
20 208 (11.48%) SDLC
21 207 (11.42%) Windows
22 204 (11.26%) jQuery
23 201 (11.09%) Git (software)
24 199 (10.98%) BDD
25 197 (10.87%) XML
26 194 (10.71%) Microsoft
27 187 (10.32%) ASP.NET MVC
28 184 (10.15%) Project Management
29 180 (9.93%) PHP
30 171 (9.44%) E-Commerce

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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
1 133 (7.34%) Node.js
2 59 (3.26%) CMS
3 47 (2.59%) WebSphere
4 45 (2.48%) Apache
5 38 (2.10%) Confluence
6 31 (1.71%) JBoss
6 31 (1.71%) OpenStack
7 26 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (1.43%) SharePoint
8 25 (1.38%) WebLogic
9 22 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
9 22 (1.21%) Tomcat
10 17 (0.94%) Umbraco
11 16 (0.88%) nginx
12 15 (0.83%) Alfresco
12 15 (0.83%) CloudStack
12 15 (0.83%) Mule
13 13 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (0.72%) Drupal
14 11 (0.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 72 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.15%) MS Office
3 29 (1.60%) Photoshop
4 25 (1.38%) MS Project
5 13 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
7 10 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.055%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (0.55%) Magento
1 10 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.28%) SDL Web 8
3 4 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.11%) Sonata
5 1 (0.055%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.055%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.055%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 129 (7.12%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (2.81%) SaaS
4 34 (1.88%) GitHub
5 25 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (1.38%) PaaS
6 22 (1.21%) Amazon S3
7 14 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 12 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.28%) Office 365
10 4 (0.22%) CloudFront
10 4 (0.22%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.055%) Heroku
11 1 (0.055%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.055%) Sage Pay
11 1 (0.055%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.70%) Internet
2 34 (1.88%) HTTP
3 17 (0.94%) Firewall
4 12 (0.66%) HTTPS
5 10 (0.55%) SSL
6 8 (0.44%) SPDY
7 7 (0.39%) DNS
7 7 (0.39%) SAN
8 5 (0.28%) Wireless
9 3 (0.17%) Broadband
9 3 (0.17%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.17%) IPv6
9 3 (0.17%) S/MIME
9 3 (0.17%) SMTP
9 3 (0.17%) VPN
10 2 (0.11%) DHCP
10 2 (0.11%) LAN
10 2 (0.11%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.11%) WAN
11 1 (0.055%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 385 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 133 (7.34%) MySQL
3 99 (5.46%) NoSQL
4 65 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 62 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
6 60 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 59 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
8 54 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 51 (2.81%) Relational Database
10 44 (2.43%) MongoDB
11 43 (2.37%) Big Data
12 29 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
15 21 (1.16%) Redis
16 18 (0.99%) Couchbase
17 16 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
18 15 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
19 12 (0.66%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 201 (11.09%) Git (software)
2 153 (8.44%) Selenium
3 150 (8.28%) JIRA
4 96 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 91 (5.02%) NUnit
6 78 (4.30%) Jenkins
7 71 (3.92%) Visual Studio
8 58 (3.20%) Maven
9 52 (2.87%) MSTest
10 49 (2.70%) WebDriver
11 48 (2.65%) Cucumber
12 45 (2.48%) JUnit
13 33 (1.82%) Subversion
14 31 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
14 31 (1.71%) SoapUI
15 30 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 30 (1.66%) SpecFlow
16 27 (1.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 24 (1.32%) Moq
18 23 (1.27%) Eclipse
General
1 312 (17.22%) Finance
2 97 (5.35%) Retail
3 92 (5.08%) Games
4 54 (2.98%) Marketing
5 44 (2.43%) Banking
6 23 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.10%) Electronics
8 15 (0.83%) Legal
8 15 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 14 (0.77%) Back Office
10 13 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (0.61%) Advertising
12 6 (0.33%) Law
13 5 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.28%) Automotive
13 5 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.28%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.17%) Billing
14 3 (0.17%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 779 (42.99%) Developer
2 257 (14.18%) Analyst
3 256 (14.13%) .NET Developer
4 175 (9.66%) C# Developer
5 172 (9.49%) Java Developer
6 166 (9.16%) Senior Developer
7 151 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 130 (7.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 128 (7.06%) Business Analyst
10 127 (7.01%) Project Manager
11 109 (6.02%) Test Analyst
12 105 (5.79%) Software Engineer
13 80 (4.42%) Tester
14 69 (3.81%) PHP Developer
15 66 (3.64%) Lead Developer
16 63 (3.48%) Agile Developer
17 62 (3.42%) SQL Developer
18 61 (3.37%) Software Manager
19 60 (3.31%) C# Software Developer
20 57 (3.15%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 556 (30.68%) .NET
2 394 (21.74%) HTML
3 356 (19.65%) CSS
4 293 (16.17%) ASP.NET
5 270 (14.90%) Web Services
6 214 (11.81%) WCF
7 204 (11.26%) jQuery
8 197 (10.87%) XML
9 187 (10.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 162 (8.94%) AngularJS
11 146 (8.06%) .NET Framework
12 144 (7.95%) WPF
13 137 (7.56%) SOAP
14 135 (7.45%) RESTful
15 122 (6.73%) HTML5
16 113 (6.24%) Spring
17 103 (5.68%) Hibernate
18 98 (5.41%) LINQ
19 89 (4.91%) CSS3
19 89 (4.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 111 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (5.91%) Computer Science
3 105 (5.79%) User Experience
4 99 (5.46%) Enterprise Software
5 89 (4.91%) Mobile App
6 74 (4.08%) iPad
7 47 (2.59%) N-Tier
8 40 (2.21%) Visualisation
9 28 (1.55%) Replication
10 26 (1.43%) iPhone
11 24 (1.32%) Statistics
12 23 (1.27%) Management Information System
13 19 (1.05%) Algorithms
14 17 (0.94%) Mathematics
15 15 (0.83%) Client/Server
15 15 (0.83%) Physics
16 14 (0.77%) Clustering
17 10 (0.55%) EPoS
17 10 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
17 10 (0.55%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 207 (11.42%) Windows
2 167 (9.22%) Linux
3 82 (4.53%) Android
4 57 (3.15%) Unix
5 43 (2.37%) Apple iOS
6 28 (1.55%) CentOS
7 21 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.77%) Windows Server
9 10 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.44%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (0.44%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.22%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.17%) Debian
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.055%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.055%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.055%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (28.53%) Scrum
2 434 (23.95%) TDD
3 288 (15.89%) MVC
4 256 (14.13%) Software Engineering
5 239 (13.19%) OO
6 216 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
7 208 (11.48%) SDLC
8 199 (10.98%) BDD
9 184 (10.15%) Project Management
10 171 (9.44%) E-Commerce
11 156 (8.61%) Mentoring
12 155 (8.55%) Web Development
13 145 (8.00%) DevOps
14 122 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
15 119 (6.57%) Kanban
15 119 (6.57%) Waterfall
16 113 (6.24%) UML
17 110 (6.07%) SOA
18 109 (6.02%) Test Scripting
19 104 (5.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 539 (29.75%) C#
2 504 (27.81%) Java
3 436 (24.06%) JavaScript
4 431 (23.79%) SQL
5 180 (9.93%) PHP
6 133 (7.34%) Python
7 118 (6.51%) C++
7 118 (6.51%) Ruby
8 110 (6.07%) T-SQL
9 54 (2.98%) Shell Script
10 44 (2.43%) Bash Shell
10 44 (2.43%) C
11 42 (2.32%) Scala
12 36 (1.99%) PL/SQL
13 23 (1.27%) Perl
13 23 (1.27%) TypeScript
14 21 (1.16%) Objective-C
14 21 (1.16%) VB.NET
15 18 (0.99%) VC++
16 14 (0.77%) Go
Qualifications
1 231 (12.75%) Degree
2 102 (5.63%) ISEB
3 89 (4.91%) ISTQB
4 22 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 18 (0.99%) Security Cleared
7 16 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.39%) MBA
9 6 (0.33%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.22%) PhD
12 3 (0.17%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.17%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.11%) CCNA
13 2 (0.11%) CCNP
13 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.11%) CISM
13 2 (0.11%) CISSP
13 2 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (8.66%) QA
2 4 (0.22%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.22%) HL7
2 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.17%) SLA
4 2 (0.11%) SDET
4 2 (0.11%) SEPA
5 1 (0.055%) P3O
5 1 (0.055%) PMBOK
System Software
1 35 (1.93%) Docker
2 16 (0.88%) vSphere
3 15 (0.83%) Xen
3 15 (0.83%) XenServer
4 13 (0.72%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.22%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.11%) Varnish
8 1 (0.055%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 89 (4.91%) Puppet
2 42 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (1.55%) Cobbler
4 18 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
5 16 (0.88%) Tivoli
6 11 (0.61%) Kibana
7 7 (0.39%) Packer
8 6 (0.33%) Ansible
9 5 (0.28%) SELinux
10 4 (0.22%) Grafana
10 4 (0.22%) Graphite
10 4 (0.22%) Terraform
10 4 (0.22%) Uchiwa
10 4 (0.22%) Wonderware InTouch
11 3 (0.17%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.17%) Perfmon
11 3 (0.17%) SCOM
12 2 (0.11%) yum
13 1 (0.055%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 194 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 118 (6.51%) Oracle
3 65 (3.59%) Google
4 24 (1.32%) Sitecore
4 24 (1.32%) webMethods
5 20 (1.10%) Adobe
6 19 (1.05%) WSO2
7 18 (0.99%) SAP
8 17 (0.94%) EPiServer
9 16 (0.88%) Atlassian
9 16 (0.88%) SaltStack
10 15 (0.83%) EnterpriseDB
10 15 (0.83%) Facebook
11 14 (0.77%) VMware
11 14 (0.77%) Zend
12 13 (0.72%) Twitter
13 10 (0.55%) ESRI
13 10 (0.55%) IBM
13 10 (0.55%) MuleSoft
14 8 (0.44%) Symbian
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £110,000 per annum Benefits and Excellent Training and
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + flexitime + pension + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Social activities, Training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Flexible Working etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ultra Electronics
Salary: £35,000-£45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £42,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Great Office
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago