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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 859 807 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.56% 20.97% 17.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.13% 25.17% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 758 694 663
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,500 £47,500
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
2759 3206 3422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 85.31% 83.29% 82.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2269 2618 2969
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 £52,500 £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 29 May 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 May 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 64 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Bolton +5 43 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Altrincham +4 20 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Salford +1 17 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Rochdale +8 15 £45,000 +11.11% 5
Cheadle +3 14 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Sale - 7 £37,500 - 2
Wigan +10 6 £41,250 +26.92% 2
Oldham -2 4 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Bury +2 3 £25,000 -28.57%
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (41.65%) .NET
2 699 (40.10%) C#
3 554 (31.78%) JavaScript
4 544 (31.21%) HTML
5 513 (29.43%) SQL
6 509 (29.20%) CSS
7 499 (28.63%) TDD
8 497 (28.51%) Scrum
9 496 (28.46%) SQL Server
10 482 (27.65%) ASP.NET
11 450 (25.82%) MVC
12 369 (21.17%) Degree
13 349 (20.02%) Java
14 290 (16.64%) Web Services
15 278 (15.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 268 (15.38%) WCF
17 266 (15.26%) jQuery
18 256 (14.69%) OO
19 222 (12.74%) Microsoft
20 219 (12.56%) Finance
21 212 (12.16%) XML
22 209 (11.99%) SDLC
23 203 (11.65%) BDD
24 199 (11.42%) Software Engineering
25 195 (11.19%) Project Management
26 191 (10.96%) HTML5
27 187 (10.73%) Windows
28 171 (9.81%) PHP
29 156 (8.95%) E-Commerce
30 152 (8.72%) Git (software)

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 105 (6.02%) Node.js
2 73 (4.19%) SharePoint
3 50 (2.87%) CMS
4 48 (2.75%) WebLogic
5 32 (1.84%) Oracle Service Bus
5 32 (1.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 32 (1.84%) Apache
6 26 (1.49%) Tomcat
7 25 (1.43%) Umbraco
8 23 (1.32%) WordPress
9 20 (1.15%) JBoss
9 20 (1.15%) IIS
10 19 (1.09%) WebSphere
11 14 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
12 12 (0.69%) nginx
13 11 (0.63%) GlassFish
14 9 (0.52%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.52%) Confluence
15 7 (0.40%) Apache Pig
15 7 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 79 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 37 (2.12%) MS Project
3 34 (1.95%) Photoshop
4 18 (1.03%) OmniGraffle
5 17 (0.98%) MS Office
6 12 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.69%) PowerPivot
7 11 (0.63%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.057%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 39 (2.24%) Oracle BPM
2 36 (2.07%) Magento
3 6 (0.34%) Visualfiles
3 6 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.057%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.057%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.057%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.057%) Tridion
7 1 (0.057%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.057%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.057%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.057%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.057%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.057%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 74 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.15%) SaaS
4 11 (0.63%) GitHub
4 11 (0.63%) Office 365
5 6 (0.34%) Yammer
6 4 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.23%) Trello
6 4 (0.23%) Route 53
7 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.057%) Heroku
8 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.057%) PaaS
8 1 (0.057%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 68 (3.90%) Internet
2 37 (2.12%) HTTP
3 23 (1.32%) Network Security
4 17 (0.98%) VPN
5 12 (0.69%) Intranet
6 11 (0.63%) Broadband
7 9 (0.52%) SAN
8 6 (0.34%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.34%) WAN
9 5 (0.29%) VPLS
9 5 (0.29%) BGP
9 5 (0.29%) MPLS
9 5 (0.29%) DHCP
9 5 (0.29%) ISDN
9 5 (0.29%) PSTN
9 5 (0.29%) VoIP
9 5 (0.29%) WLAN
9 5 (0.29%) DNS
10 4 (0.23%) IPsec
10 4 (0.23%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 496 (28.46%) SQL Server
2 144 (8.26%) MySQL
3 112 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 83 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
6 52 (2.98%) Oracle Database
6 52 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 47 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 35 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 32 (1.84%) NoSQL
11 29 (1.66%) Big Data
12 23 (1.32%) MongoDB
13 19 (1.09%) Relational Database
14 17 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
16 15 (0.86%) OLAP
17 12 (0.69%) OLAP Cube
18 11 (0.63%) Hadoop
19 8 (0.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 152 (8.72%) Git (software)
2 118 (6.77%) NUnit
3 117 (6.71%) Selenium
4 113 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 70 (4.02%) SoapUI
6 63 (3.61%) SpecFlow
7 62 (3.56%) Jenkins
8 61 (3.50%) Subversion
8 61 (3.50%) Visual Studio
9 58 (3.33%) JIRA
10 44 (2.52%) MSTest
11 40 (2.29%) Hudson
12 35 (2.01%) Eclipse
13 34 (1.95%) Cucumber
14 33 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
14 33 (1.89%) Moq
15 31 (1.78%) TeamCity
16 29 (1.66%) JUnit
17 26 (1.49%) Maven
18 23 (1.32%) Mercurial
General
1 219 (12.56%) Finance
2 88 (5.05%) Retail
3 66 (3.79%) Marketing
4 59 (3.38%) Games
5 49 (2.81%) Telecoms
6 33 (1.89%) Banking
7 24 (1.38%) Advertising
8 18 (1.03%) Legal
9 17 (0.98%) Automotive
10 11 (0.63%) Back Office
10 11 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.46%) Publishing
12 6 (0.34%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.34%) Law
12 6 (0.34%) Electronics
13 4 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.17%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.17%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.11%) Billing
15 2 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1012 (58.06%) Developer
2 302 (17.33%) .NET Developer
3 223 (12.79%) C# Developer
4 191 (10.96%) Senior Developer
5 159 (9.12%) Analyst
6 121 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 117 (6.71%) Software Developer
7 117 (6.71%) Project Manager
8 98 (5.62%) Java Developer
9 80 (4.59%) Tester
10 79 (4.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 78 (4.48%) Test Analyst
12 75 (4.30%) Front-End Developer
13 72 (4.13%) Web Developer
14 67 (3.84%) Business Analyst
15 66 (3.79%) Software Engineer
16 63 (3.61%) PHP Developer
17 60 (3.44%) Architect
18 59 (3.38%) Senior .NET Developer
19 55 (3.16%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 726 (41.65%) .NET
2 544 (31.21%) HTML
3 509 (29.20%) CSS
4 482 (27.65%) ASP.NET
5 290 (16.64%) Web Services
6 278 (15.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 268 (15.38%) WCF
8 266 (15.26%) jQuery
9 212 (12.16%) XML
10 191 (10.96%) HTML5
11 139 (7.97%) .NET Framework
12 135 (7.75%) SOAP
13 130 (7.46%) AngularJS
14 119 (6.83%) CSS3
15 103 (5.91%) KnockoutJS
16 94 (5.39%) Ajax
17 92 (5.28%) LINQ
18 89 (5.11%) J2EE
19 88 (5.05%) WPF
20 82 (4.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 145 (8.32%) Mobile App
2 104 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (5.68%) User Experience
4 97 (5.57%) Computer Science
5 61 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
6 54 (3.10%) iPhone
7 35 (2.01%) Replication
8 27 (1.55%) Statistics
8 27 (1.55%) Algorithms
9 26 (1.49%) Visualisation
9 26 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (1.49%) Streaming Music
10 21 (1.20%) N-Tier
11 17 (0.98%) NHS
12 16 (0.92%) Data Extraction
13 13 (0.75%) iPad
13 13 (0.75%) Management Information System
13 13 (0.75%) Data Centre
14 12 (0.69%) Interactive TV
14 12 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 187 (10.73%) Windows
2 144 (8.26%) Android
3 121 (6.94%) Linux
4 112 (6.43%) Apple iOS
5 29 (1.66%) UNIX
6 6 (0.34%) CentOS
6 6 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.23%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.057%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (28.63%) TDD
2 497 (28.51%) Scrum
3 450 (25.82%) MVC
4 256 (14.69%) OO
5 209 (11.99%) SDLC
6 203 (11.65%) BDD
7 199 (11.42%) Software Engineering
8 195 (11.19%) Project Management
9 156 (8.95%) E-Commerce
10 139 (7.97%) Continuous Integration
11 134 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 132 (7.57%) Unit Testing
13 126 (7.23%) Web Development
14 118 (6.77%) Web Application Development
15 116 (6.66%) PRINCE2
16 114 (6.54%) Waterfall
17 113 (6.48%) OOP
18 112 (6.43%) SOA
19 107 (6.14%) Automated Testing
20 86 (4.93%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 699 (40.10%) C#
2 554 (31.78%) JavaScript
3 513 (29.43%) SQL
4 349 (20.02%) Java
5 171 (9.81%) PHP
6 124 (7.11%) C++
7 108 (6.20%) T-SQL
8 71 (4.07%) Ruby
9 58 (3.33%) Python
10 51 (2.93%) VB.NET
11 44 (2.52%) PL/SQL
12 42 (2.41%) VBA
13 40 (2.29%) Objective-C
14 37 (2.12%) PowerShell
15 36 (2.07%) VB
16 33 (1.89%) C
17 28 (1.61%) Perl
18 23 (1.32%) Bash Shell
19 15 (0.86%) Scala
20 11 (0.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 369 (21.17%) Degree
2 92 (5.28%) ISEB
3 57 (3.27%) ISTQB
4 23 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 20 (1.15%) PMI Certification
6 19 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 16 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.63%) PMP
9 5 (0.29%) CCNP
9 5 (0.29%) CCNA
9 5 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.17%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.11%) MCSD
12 2 (0.11%) OCA
12 2 (0.11%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.11%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (7.29%) QA
2 9 (0.52%) SLA
3 7 (0.40%) HL7
4 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.23%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.11%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.057%) FATCA
7 1 (0.057%) COBIT
7 1 (0.057%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.52%) Docker
3 8 (0.46%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.23%) vSphere
5 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.11%) vCloud
6 1 (0.057%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (0.98%) Puppet
2 12 (0.69%) Vagrant
3 11 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.11%) Nagios
6 2 (0.11%) Opsview
6 2 (0.11%) vMotion
7 1 (0.057%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.057%) Graphite
7 1 (0.057%) Salt
7 1 (0.057%) Ansible
7 1 (0.057%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.057%) Netcool
Vendors
1 222 (12.74%) Microsoft
2 148 (8.49%) Oracle
3 43 (2.47%) Google
4 31 (1.78%) Zend
5 24 (1.38%) SAP
6 22 (1.26%) VMware
6 22 (1.26%) Twitter
7 17 (0.98%) Sitecore
7 17 (0.98%) Business Objects
8 12 (0.69%) Red Hat
8 12 (0.69%) IBM
8 12 (0.69%) DevExpress
9 9 (0.52%) Stellent
10 8 (0.46%) Facebook
11 7 (0.40%) Tableau
11 7 (0.40%) Capita
12 6 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.34%) Apple
12 6 (0.34%) Apigee
13 5 (0.29%) Xamarin
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible Salary Levels / Working Pat
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday