The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 123 68 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.40% 10.59% 20.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.31% 13.57% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 101 62 120
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 501 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 80.60% 78.04% 74.34%
Number of salaries quoted 402 437 445
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Merseyside region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Merseyside

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
(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
Liverpool +18 88 £40,000 +6.66% 19
Wirral +2 13 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Birkenhead +3 10 £40,000 - 1
St Helens - 2 £37,000 -
Southport +3 1 £36,500 -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

1 103 (41.37%) .NET
2 98 (39.36%) C#
3 86 (34.54%) HTML
4 83 (33.33%) MVC
5 82 (32.93%) CSS
6 74 (29.72%) SQL Server
7 73 (29.32%) ASP.NET
8 69 (27.71%) SQL
9 67 (26.91%) JavaScript
10 66 (26.51%) TDD
11 64 (25.70%) OO
12 63 (25.30%) WCF
13 53 (21.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 53 (21.29%) HTML5
14 52 (20.88%) Scrum
15 40 (16.06%) Project Management
16 39 (15.66%) BDD
17 36 (14.46%) Git (software)
17 36 (14.46%) Web Application Development
18 33 (13.25%) Ruby
19 32 (12.85%) Java
20 31 (12.45%) .NET Framework
20 31 (12.45%) jQuery
21 29 (11.65%) PHP
21 29 (11.65%) Progressive Enhancement
21 29 (11.65%) NoSQL
22 28 (11.24%) Node.js
22 28 (11.24%) RESTful
22 28 (11.24%) Web Services
23 27 (10.84%) Microsoft

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 28 (11.24%) Node.js
2 6 (2.41%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.61%) nginx
5 2 (0.80%) CMS
5 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.80%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.80%) IIS
5 2 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.40%) Apache
6 1 (0.40%) Jetty
Applications
1 11 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.41%) MS Office
3 4 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.61%) Fireworks
3 4 (1.61%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.80%) MS Project
4 2 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Magento
2 4 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.23%) Internet
2 7 (2.81%) HTTP
3 6 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.41%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.40%) Intranet
4 1 (0.40%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (29.72%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.65%) NoSQL
3 17 (6.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (4.82%) MySQL
5 10 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.41%) Redis
7 6 (2.41%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.01%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.61%) Big Data
9 4 (1.61%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.80%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.40%) SAP Data Services
12 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 36 (14.46%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.83%) Subversion
3 10 (4.02%) Cucumber
4 9 (3.61%) NUnit
5 8 (3.21%) Selenium
5 8 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.81%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (2.81%) Hudson
6 7 (2.81%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.81%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.41%) JIRA
7 6 (2.41%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.01%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.01%) JUnit
8 5 (2.01%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.01%) Bugzilla
9 4 (1.61%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.61%) RSpec
10 3 (1.20%) MSTest
11 2 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 27 (10.84%) Games
2 15 (6.02%) Finance
3 13 (5.22%) Retail
4 9 (3.61%) Legal
5 4 (1.61%) Online Betting
5 4 (1.61%) Advertising
5 4 (1.61%) Back Office
6 3 (1.20%) Law
6 3 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 131 (52.61%) Developer
2 70 (28.11%) .NET Developer
3 35 (14.06%) Project Manager
4 26 (10.44%) PHP Developer
5 22 (8.84%) Architect
5 22 (8.84%) C# Developer
6 20 (8.03%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (8.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (7.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (7.23%) Senior Developer
9 17 (6.83%) Analyst
10 13 (5.22%) User Experience Designer
10 13 (5.22%) Designer
10 13 (5.22%) Web Developer
11 12 (4.82%) Agile Project Manager
12 11 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (4.02%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (4.02%) Technical Architect
13 10 (4.02%) Business Analyst
14 9 (3.61%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (41.37%) .NET
2 86 (34.54%) HTML
3 82 (32.93%) CSS
4 73 (29.32%) ASP.NET
5 63 (25.30%) WCF
6 53 (21.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (21.29%) HTML5
7 31 (12.45%) .NET Framework
7 31 (12.45%) jQuery
8 28 (11.24%) RESTful
8 28 (11.24%) Web Services
9 27 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 26 (10.44%) CSS3
11 24 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 22 (8.84%) WPF
13 17 (6.83%) Razor View Engine
14 15 (6.02%) REST
15 13 (5.22%) SOAP
16 12 (4.82%) LINQ
17 11 (4.42%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.23%) User Experience
2 17 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.02%) W3C
4 13 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.82%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.42%) Social Media
6 11 (4.42%) Tandem
7 9 (3.61%) BBC
8 8 (3.21%) Computer Science
8 8 (3.21%) Open Source
9 6 (2.41%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.61%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.61%) FMCG
11 3 (1.20%) PMI
12 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.80%) NHS
12 2 (0.80%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.24%) Windows
2 17 (6.83%) Android
3 16 (6.43%) Linux
4 12 (4.82%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.21%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.01%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.61%) AIX
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.40%) Solaris
8 1 (0.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (33.33%) MVC
2 66 (26.51%) TDD
3 64 (25.70%) OO
4 52 (20.88%) Scrum
5 40 (16.06%) Project Management
6 39 (15.66%) BDD
7 36 (14.46%) Web Application Development
8 29 (11.65%) Progressive Enhancement
9 24 (9.64%) E-Commerce
10 22 (8.84%) PRINCE2
10 22 (8.84%) Automated Testing
11 19 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (7.23%) Software Engineering
13 17 (6.83%) User Stories
13 17 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (6.02%) Software Architecture
15 12 (4.82%) OO PHP
16 11 (4.42%) Validation
16 11 (4.42%) Requirements Analysis
17 8 (3.21%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 98 (39.36%) C#
2 69 (27.71%) SQL
3 67 (26.91%) JavaScript
4 33 (13.25%) Ruby
5 32 (12.85%) Java
6 29 (11.65%) PHP
7 12 (4.82%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.02%) PHP5
8 10 (4.02%) C
9 5 (2.01%) C++
10 4 (1.61%) VB6
10 4 (1.61%) VB
11 2 (0.80%) PowerHouse
11 2 (0.80%) Python
11 2 (0.80%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (6.43%) Degree
2 8 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (2.81%) ISEB
4 3 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.80%) CITP
5 2 (0.80%) MBA
5 2 (0.80%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.02%) QA
2 5 (2.01%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.61%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (1.61%) Netcool
1 4 (1.61%) SCOM
1 4 (1.61%) Capistrano
1 4 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (10.84%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.43%) Zend
3 13 (5.22%) Adobe
4 9 (3.61%) Facebook
4 9 (3.61%) Oracle
4 9 (3.61%) Apple
4 9 (3.61%) Sony
4 9 (3.61%) Yahoo!
4 9 (3.61%) Google
5 4 (1.61%) IBM
5 4 (1.61%) Citrix
5 4 (1.61%) Remedy
5 4 (1.61%) SAP
6 2 (0.80%) ATG
6 2 (0.80%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.40%) Tableau
7 1 (0.40%) Teradata
7 1 (0.40%) Telerik
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