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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 19 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 58 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.37% 6.29% 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.74% 8.26% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 41
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
494 472 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.81% 76.13% 70.66%
Number of salaries quoted 399 412 417
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +9 52 £38,250 +9.28% 6
Wirral -4 5 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Southport +3 1 £36,500 - 2
St Helens - 1 £39,000 -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 69 (58.97%) HTML
2 65 (55.56%) CSS
3 52 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 45 (38.46%) HTML5
5 40 (34.19%) SQL
6 36 (30.77%) .NET
6 36 (30.77%) MVC
7 31 (26.50%) OO
8 25 (21.37%) C#
9 24 (20.51%) Scrum
9 24 (20.51%) Progressive Enhancement
9 24 (20.51%) jQuery
10 22 (18.80%) TDD
11 21 (17.95%) ASP.NET
11 21 (17.95%) CSS3
12 19 (16.24%) Web Services
12 19 (16.24%) PHP
13 18 (15.38%) E-Commerce
14 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
14 14 (11.97%) PRINCE2
14 14 (11.97%) REST
14 14 (11.97%) Automated Testing
14 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
15 13 (11.11%) SOAP
16 12 (10.26%) Windows
16 12 (10.26%) .NET Framework
16 12 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (9.40%) Git (software)
17 11 (9.40%) Android
17 11 (9.40%) Java

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (4.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.42%) nginx
3 3 (2.56%) Node.js
3 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.56%) CMS
4 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.71%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Jetty
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) Apache
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.71%) MS Project
2 2 (1.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.85%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.85%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) HTTP
2 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.27%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.85%) DNS
3 1 (0.85%) Intranet
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.13%) MySQL
3 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.27%) Redis
4 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.42%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.42%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.42%) Big Data
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.71%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (9.40%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.55%) Subversion
3 6 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.27%) JUnit
5 4 (3.42%) RSpec
5 4 (3.42%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.56%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.71%) NUnit
7 2 (1.71%) Selenium
7 2 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.71%) Hudson
7 2 (1.71%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.71%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.71%) LoadUI
7 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.71%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.85%) Maven
8 1 (0.85%) JIRA
8 1 (0.85%) Ant
General
1 8 (6.84%) Finance
2 6 (5.13%) Games
3 4 (3.42%) Legal
3 4 (3.42%) Back Office
3 4 (3.42%) Online Betting
4 3 (2.56%) Advertising
5 2 (1.71%) Retail
5 2 (1.71%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (53.85%) Developer
2 25 (21.37%) .NET Developer
3 18 (15.38%) PHP Developer
4 16 (13.68%) Senior Developer
4 16 (13.68%) Project Manager
5 13 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 12 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (9.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (8.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (8.55%) Analyst
8 10 (8.55%) User Experience Designer
8 10 (8.55%) Designer
9 9 (7.69%) Web Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Agile Project Manager
11 5 (4.27%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.27%) C# Web Developer
11 5 (4.27%) Systems Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (58.97%) HTML
2 65 (55.56%) CSS
3 45 (38.46%) HTML5
4 36 (30.77%) .NET
5 24 (20.51%) jQuery
6 21 (17.95%) ASP.NET
6 21 (17.95%) CSS3
7 19 (16.24%) Web Services
8 14 (11.97%) REST
9 13 (11.11%) SOAP
10 12 (10.26%) .NET Framework
10 12 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (7.69%) WCF
11 9 (7.69%) XML
12 8 (6.84%) WPF
12 8 (6.84%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (5.98%) Ajax
14 6 (5.13%) JSON
14 6 (5.13%) LINQ
14 6 (5.13%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) W3C
2 9 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.84%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.98%) Open Source
5 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.42%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.56%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.71%) NHS
8 2 (1.71%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.85%) Social Media
9 1 (0.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.26%) Windows
2 11 (9.40%) Android
3 10 (8.55%) Linux
4 7 (5.98%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.42%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.42%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.85%) UNIX
6 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.77%) MVC
2 31 (26.50%) OO
3 24 (20.51%) Scrum
3 24 (20.51%) Progressive Enhancement
4 22 (18.80%) TDD
5 18 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 14 (11.97%) PRINCE2
6 14 (11.97%) Automated Testing
6 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
7 10 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (8.55%) OO PHP
8 8 (6.84%) OOP
9 7 (5.98%) SOA
10 6 (5.13%) Project Management
10 6 (5.13%) Validation
10 6 (5.13%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (5.13%) User Stories
11 5 (4.27%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (4.27%) Multithreading
11 5 (4.27%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 40 (34.19%) SQL
3 25 (21.37%) C#
4 19 (16.24%) PHP
5 11 (9.40%) Java
6 6 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.27%) PHP5
8 4 (3.42%) VB
8 4 (3.42%) VB6
8 4 (3.42%) Ruby
9 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) ISEB
3 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) Capistrano
1 4 (3.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (8.55%) Adobe
2 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.84%) Zend
3 3 (2.56%) Oracle
3 3 (2.56%) ATG
4 2 (1.71%) Sitecore
Wirral, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago