The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 16 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 451 333 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.29% 8.10% 7.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.74% 10.27% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 388 282 235
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3282 3244 2844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.15% 78.89% 76.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2696 2764 2542
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Agile Software Development
North West

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +22 36 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Bolton 0 25 £40,000 +14.28%
Salford +1 19 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Cheadle +6 17 £45,000 - 1
Altrincham +23 9 £45,000 - 1
Oldham -2 5 £32,500 -20.24%
Rochdale +1 4 £40,500 -
Wigan -8 4 £25,000 -25.37%
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

1 351 (40.07%) .NET
2 335 (38.24%) C#
3 331 (37.79%) SQL Server
4 328 (37.44%) SQL
5 302 (34.47%) MVC
6 298 (34.02%) TDD
7 293 (33.45%) ASP.NET
8 244 (27.85%) JavaScript
9 242 (27.63%) Scrum
10 231 (26.37%) Java
11 230 (26.26%) HTML
12 210 (23.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 194 (22.15%) OO
14 188 (21.46%) CSS
15 170 (19.41%) E-Commerce
16 158 (18.04%) Web Development
17 157 (17.92%) jQuery
18 147 (16.78%) Finance
19 138 (15.75%) XML
20 118 (13.47%) Team Foundation Server
20 118 (13.47%) .NET Framework
20 118 (13.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 117 (13.36%) WCF
22 110 (12.56%) Hibernate
23 107 (12.21%) T-SQL
24 103 (11.76%) J2EE
25 101 (11.53%) Microsoft
26 100 (11.42%) Ajax
27 95 (10.84%) Project Management
28 90 (10.27%) Spring

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 37 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 35 (4.00%) IIS
3 34 (3.88%) Tomcat
4 24 (2.74%) CMS
5 23 (2.63%) SAS
6 22 (2.51%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.80%) Apache
9 4 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (0.34%) WordPress
11 2 (0.23%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.23%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 49 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.17%) MS Project
3 7 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (2.40%) Visualfiles
2 8 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Magento
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.34%) SaaS
3 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.11%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.48%) Internet
2 9 (1.03%) Intranet
3 3 (0.34%) SSL
4 1 (0.11%) LAN
4 1 (0.11%) WAN
4 1 (0.11%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (37.79%) SQL Server
2 82 (9.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (6.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 46 (5.25%) Relational Database
5 45 (5.14%) DB2
6 40 (4.57%) MySQL
7 36 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (1.60%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.80%) Big Data
10 7 (0.80%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.68%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.11%) OLTP
13 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.11%) QlikView
13 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 118 (13.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 45 (5.14%) Git (software)
4 35 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 30 (3.42%) JUnit
6 28 (3.20%) Selenium
7 26 (2.97%) Subversion
8 22 (2.51%) Jenkins
9 21 (2.40%) JIRA
10 18 (2.05%) Hudson
11 17 (1.94%) Cucumber
12 16 (1.83%) Maven
12 16 (1.83%) Ant
13 14 (1.60%) Mockito
13 14 (1.60%) Gerrit
14 6 (0.68%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.68%) Xcode
15 5 (0.57%) WebDriver
16 4 (0.46%) GCC
16 4 (0.46%) NUnit
General
1 147 (16.78%) Finance
2 42 (4.79%) Retail
3 27 (3.08%) Legal
4 23 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 15 (1.71%) Law
5 15 (1.71%) Games
6 13 (1.48%) Marketing
7 12 (1.37%) Advertising
8 9 (1.03%) Automotive
9 5 (0.57%) Back Office
9 5 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.46%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.46%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.34%) Banking
11 3 (0.34%) Local Government
12 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 586 (66.89%) Developer
2 203 (23.17%) C# Developer
3 149 (17.01%) .NET Developer
4 143 (16.32%) Java Developer
5 125 (14.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 123 (14.04%) Senior Developer
7 97 (11.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 96 (10.96%) ASP.NET Developer
9 94 (10.73%) Analyst
10 80 (9.13%) Web Developer
11 67 (7.65%) Project Manager
12 55 (6.28%) Senior C# Developer
13 52 (5.94%) Lead Developer
14 46 (5.25%) Software Developer
15 44 (5.02%) C# Web Developer
16 42 (4.79%) .NET Web Developer
17 40 (4.57%) Senior Java Developer
18 39 (4.45%) Business Analyst
19 38 (4.34%) Team Leader
20 31 (3.54%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (40.07%) .NET
2 293 (33.45%) ASP.NET
3 230 (26.26%) HTML
4 210 (23.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 188 (21.46%) CSS
6 157 (17.92%) jQuery
7 138 (15.75%) XML
8 118 (13.47%) .NET Framework
8 118 (13.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 117 (13.36%) WCF
10 110 (12.56%) Hibernate
11 103 (11.76%) J2EE
12 100 (11.42%) Ajax
13 90 (10.27%) Spring
14 80 (9.13%) Web Services
15 67 (7.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 58 (6.62%) WinForms
17 52 (5.94%) Servlets
18 50 (5.71%) LINQ
19 47 (5.37%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (4.34%) N-Tier
2 26 (2.97%) Computer Science
3 22 (2.51%) Mobile App
4 13 (1.48%) Open Source
5 8 (0.91%) Social Media
5 8 (0.91%) iPhone
5 8 (0.91%) IPTV
5 8 (0.91%) Replication
6 7 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (0.80%) NHS
6 7 (0.80%) Informatics
6 7 (0.80%) Video on Demand
7 6 (0.68%) iPad
7 6 (0.68%) Animation
7 6 (0.68%) Tandem
8 5 (0.57%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.57%) BBC
9 4 (0.46%) EMV
9 4 (0.46%) PMI
9 4 (0.46%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 64 (7.31%) Windows
2 60 (6.85%) Linux
3 47 (5.37%) UNIX
4 25 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (2.85%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.37%) Android
6 4 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (34.47%) MVC
2 298 (34.02%) TDD
3 242 (27.63%) Scrum
4 194 (22.15%) OO
5 170 (19.41%) E-Commerce
6 158 (18.04%) Web Development
7 95 (10.84%) Project Management
8 79 (9.02%) Pair Programming
9 68 (7.76%) Unit Testing
10 62 (7.08%) PRINCE2
11 53 (6.05%) BDD
11 53 (6.05%) Software Engineering
12 48 (5.48%) OOP
13 41 (4.68%) Software Testing
14 39 (4.45%) Business Analysis
15 36 (4.11%) OOD
16 33 (3.77%) UML
17 31 (3.54%) Change Management
18 28 (3.20%) Enterprise Architecture
18 28 (3.20%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 335 (38.24%) C#
2 328 (37.44%) SQL
3 244 (27.85%) JavaScript
4 231 (26.37%) Java
5 107 (12.21%) T-SQL
6 46 (5.25%) VB.NET
6 46 (5.25%) PHP
7 34 (3.88%) Ruby
8 25 (2.85%) C++
9 22 (2.51%) C
10 20 (2.28%) Prolog
11 15 (1.71%) XPath
12 13 (1.48%) ActionScript
13 11 (1.26%) PHP5
14 10 (1.14%) Objective-C
15 7 (0.80%) VB
16 6 (0.68%) Python
17 4 (0.46%) Scala
17 4 (0.46%) Perl
18 3 (0.34%) XAML
Qualifications
1 75 (8.56%) Degree
2 46 (5.25%) ISEB
3 20 (2.28%) ISTQB
4 14 (1.60%) HND
5 11 (1.26%) Security Cleared
6 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.80%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.34%) APMG
9 3 (0.34%) PMP
9 3 (0.34%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.31%) QA
2 5 (0.57%) ISO 9001
2 5 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.34%) Plesk
2 3 (0.34%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 101 (11.53%) Microsoft
2 78 (8.90%) Oracle
3 44 (5.02%) Sybase
4 25 (2.85%) Sencha
5 16 (1.83%) JBoss
6 13 (1.48%) Zend
7 11 (1.26%) Adobe
8 9 (1.03%) Twitter
9 4 (0.46%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.46%) HP
10 3 (0.34%) VMware
10 3 (0.34%) NetApp
11 2 (0.23%) Endeca
11 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.23%) Cisco
12 1 (0.11%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.11%) ION Trading
12 1 (0.11%) Perforce
12 1 (0.11%) OpenTV
12 1 (0.11%) Symbian
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: DOE plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: DOE plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Templeton & Partners
Salary: Excellent and competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Bright Future Software
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 43,000 + bens & 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Incentive, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Bright Future Software
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 - dependent on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Bright Future Software
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 (DOE)
Posted: 15 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Bright Future Software
Salary: £40 - 50K, dependent on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago