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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 122 125 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.55% 18.83% 12.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.44% 21.51% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 85 110 50
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
429 581 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.32% 87.50% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 322 510 338
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
Liverpool +7 100 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Wirral 0 11 £40,000 - 3
Birkenhead +1 4 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Prescot - 2 £32,500 -
Southport - 1 £40,000 -
St Helens - 1 £36,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 114 (57.29%) .NET
2 81 (40.70%) C#
3 75 (37.69%) SQL Server
3 75 (37.69%) ASP.NET
4 71 (35.68%) MVC
5 66 (33.17%) Scrum
6 60 (30.15%) HTML
7 55 (27.64%) CSS
8 52 (26.13%) JavaScript
9 51 (25.63%) SQL
10 44 (22.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 41 (20.60%) SharePoint
12 40 (20.10%) TDD
12 40 (20.10%) Web Application Development
13 36 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (18.09%) Finance
14 35 (17.59%) WCF
15 34 (17.09%) Dependency Injection
15 34 (17.09%) Microsoft
16 32 (16.08%) SharePoint 2013
16 32 (16.08%) ASP.NET Web API
16 32 (16.08%) HTML5
16 32 (16.08%) SharePoint 2010
17 31 (15.58%) Office 365
18 30 (15.08%) .NET Framework
19 29 (14.57%) Java
20 27 (13.57%) Content Management
21 26 (13.07%) OO
22 25 (12.56%) Windows
23 24 (12.06%) BDD

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 41 (20.60%) SharePoint
2 32 (16.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 32 (16.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 15 (7.54%) IIS
4 11 (5.53%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (4.52%) Umbraco
5 9 (4.52%) Alfresco
5 9 (4.52%) Documentum
6 7 (3.52%) Node.js
7 4 (2.01%) CMS
8 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.04%) InfoPath
3 5 (2.51%) MS Office
4 2 (1.01%) MS Project
4 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (15.58%) Office 365
2 11 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.53%) Internet
2 6 (3.02%) HTTP
3 2 (1.01%) FTP
3 2 (1.01%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) VPN
4 1 (0.50%) SSL
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) Wireless
4 1 (0.50%) LAN
4 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (37.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.53%) MySQL
4 10 (5.03%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.02%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.02%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.01%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (1.01%) OLAP
7 2 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.01%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.01%) QlikView
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 20 (10.05%) Visual Studio
1 20 (10.05%) NUnit
1 20 (10.05%) Moq
2 16 (8.04%) Rhino Mocks
2 16 (8.04%) MSTest
3 13 (6.53%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.52%) PHPUnit
5 4 (2.01%) Subversion
5 4 (2.01%) Selenium
6 2 (1.01%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.01%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.50%) FogBugz
General
1 36 (18.09%) Finance
2 14 (7.04%) Music Industry
3 10 (5.03%) Games
3 10 (5.03%) Retail
4 7 (3.52%) Back Office
5 4 (2.01%) Electronics
5 4 (2.01%) Marketing
6 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.01%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 90 (45.23%) Developer
2 52 (26.13%) .NET Developer
3 43 (21.61%) Architect
4 31 (15.58%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (9.55%) Analyst
6 16 (8.04%) SharePoint Developer
7 15 (7.54%) SharePoint Architect
7 15 (7.54%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 13 (6.53%) Web Developer
9 10 (5.03%) Test Analyst
9 10 (5.03%) Designer
10 9 (4.52%) Project Manager
10 9 (4.52%) Business Analyst
10 9 (4.52%) SharePoint Designer
11 8 (4.02%) PHP Developer
12 7 (3.52%) Software Engineer
12 7 (3.52%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (3.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 6 (3.02%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 6 (3.02%) Principle Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (57.29%) .NET
2 75 (37.69%) ASP.NET
3 60 (30.15%) HTML
4 55 (27.64%) CSS
5 44 (22.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (17.59%) WCF
7 32 (16.08%) HTML5
7 32 (16.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (15.08%) .NET Framework
9 22 (11.06%) RESTful
10 20 (10.05%) Ninject
11 18 (9.05%) AngularJS
12 16 (8.04%) Unity DI Container
12 16 (8.04%) Castle Windsor
12 16 (8.04%) Spring.NET
12 16 (8.04%) jQuery
13 14 (7.04%) Ajax
13 14 (7.04%) XSLT
14 13 (6.53%) Backbone.js
15 10 (5.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.55%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (8.04%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (6.03%) Open Source
4 11 (5.53%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.03%) Social Network
6 8 (4.02%) Mathematics
7 7 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.02%) NHS
8 6 (3.02%) W3C
9 5 (2.51%) Client/Server
10 4 (2.01%) Thin Client
10 4 (2.01%) IVR
10 4 (2.01%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.51%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.51%) User Experience
12 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.50%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.50%) Equities
12 1 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.56%) Windows
2 16 (8.04%) Linux
3 2 (1.01%) UNIX
4 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.50%) Android
4 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (35.68%) MVC
2 66 (33.17%) Scrum
3 40 (20.10%) TDD
3 40 (20.10%) Web Application Development
4 36 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (17.09%) Dependency Injection
6 27 (13.57%) Content Management
7 26 (13.07%) OO
8 24 (12.06%) BDD
9 19 (9.55%) Kanban
9 19 (9.55%) Unit Testing
10 17 (8.54%) Waterfall
10 17 (8.54%) E-Commerce
11 16 (8.04%) Software Engineering
11 16 (8.04%) Migration
11 16 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (7.54%) Project Management
13 13 (6.53%) PRINCE2
14 11 (5.53%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (5.53%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 81 (40.70%) C#
2 52 (26.13%) JavaScript
3 51 (25.63%) SQL
4 29 (14.57%) Java
5 18 (9.05%) PHP
6 15 (7.54%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.02%) Ruby
8 5 (2.51%) C++
9 3 (1.51%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.51%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.51%) Python
10 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.01%) C
11 1 (0.50%) VC++
11 1 (0.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (9.55%) SC Cleared
1 19 (9.55%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.05%) Degree
3 14 (7.04%) DV Cleared
4 11 (5.53%) MCTS
4 11 (5.53%) MCP
4 11 (5.53%) MCAD
4 11 (5.53%) MCSD
4 11 (5.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.52%) ISEB
5 9 (4.52%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.01%) MBA
7 3 (1.51%) HNC
7 3 (1.51%) HND
7 3 (1.51%) CITP
7 3 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
1 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (5.03%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 34 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.03%) Facebook
3 11 (5.53%) Twitter
4 9 (4.52%) OpenText
4 9 (4.52%) EMC
4 9 (4.52%) IBM
5 8 (4.02%) Zend
6 6 (3.02%) HP
7 4 (2.01%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle
8 2 (1.01%) Juniper
9 1 (0.50%) Apple
9 1 (0.50%) Sage
9 1 (0.50%) McAfee
9 1 (0.50%) Perforce
9 1 (0.50%) Aruba
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco
9 1 (0.50%) Citrix
Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £270 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birkenhead, Merseyside, North West
Carpenters Solicitors
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
NERC
Salary: £28,200 - £31,100
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £270 - £295 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bootle
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, certifications
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool OR London
QVC
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 depending on location and experience + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Helens
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Crowder Consulting
Salary: Unspecified From £27,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Wirral
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: Market range
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 23 days ago