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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 89 122 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.90% 21.44% 18.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.76% 24.21% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 87 112 99
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £45,000
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
409 504 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.84% 88.58% 76.64%
Number of salaries quoted 355 448 388
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +3 74 £45,000 +8.43% 19
Birkenhead +3 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Wirral -1 2 £65,000 +42.07% 4
Southport - 2 £40,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 86 (48.59%) .NET
2 75 (42.37%) C#
3 64 (36.16%) MVC
4 58 (32.77%) ASP.NET
5 54 (30.51%) SQL Server
6 51 (28.81%) HTML
7 50 (28.25%) CSS
8 49 (27.68%) JavaScript
9 45 (25.42%) SQL
10 40 (22.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (22.03%) TDD
12 35 (19.77%) WCF
13 33 (18.64%) Scrum
14 32 (18.08%) Web Application Development
15 31 (17.51%) ASP.NET Web API
15 31 (17.51%) BDD
16 29 (16.38%) Project Management
16 29 (16.38%) Node.js
17 27 (15.25%) .NET Framework
18 26 (14.69%) NoSQL
18 26 (14.69%) RESTful
18 26 (14.69%) Git (software)
18 26 (14.69%) Windows
19 25 (14.12%) Java
20 24 (13.56%) Games
20 24 (13.56%) OO
20 24 (13.56%) HTML5
20 24 (13.56%) Degree
21 23 (12.99%) QA
21 23 (12.99%) Ruby

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 29 (16.38%) Node.js
2 14 (7.91%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (6.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (4.52%) IIS
5 6 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.69%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.69%) CMS
7 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.95%) MS Office
1 7 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.26%) MS Project
2 4 (2.26%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.26%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.78%) Office 365
2 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.86%) Internet
2 6 (3.39%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) Firewall
3 1 (0.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.69%) NoSQL
3 15 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.95%) MySQL
6 5 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.82%) Redis
7 3 (1.69%) QlikView
7 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.69%) Spotfire
7 3 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.69%) OLAP
7 3 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (14.69%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.95%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.39%) NUnit
3 6 (3.39%) MSTest
3 6 (3.39%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (3.39%) Moq
4 5 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.26%) Selenium
6 3 (1.69%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.69%) PHPUnit
6 3 (1.69%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.13%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.13%) Subversion
8 1 (0.56%) FogBugz
8 1 (0.56%) eggPlant
General
1 24 (13.56%) Games
2 20 (11.30%) Finance
3 10 (5.65%) Retail
4 7 (3.95%) Advertising
5 5 (2.82%) Marketing
6 4 (2.26%) Legal
7 3 (1.69%) Music Industry
7 3 (1.69%) Back Office
8 2 (1.13%) Law
8 2 (1.13%) Banking
8 2 (1.13%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 83 (46.89%) Developer
2 51 (28.81%) .NET Developer
3 25 (14.12%) Project Manager
4 23 (12.99%) Architect
5 22 (12.43%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (7.91%) Web Developer
7 13 (7.34%) Analyst
8 11 (6.21%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (3.95%) Lead Project Manager
10 7 (3.95%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (3.95%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.95%) Programme Manager
10 7 (3.95%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.95%) Graduate
11 6 (3.39%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.39%) Junior
11 6 (3.39%) Applications Developer
11 6 (3.39%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.39%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (48.59%) .NET
2 58 (32.77%) ASP.NET
3 51 (28.81%) HTML
4 50 (28.25%) CSS
5 40 (22.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (19.77%) WCF
7 31 (17.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (15.25%) .NET Framework
9 26 (14.69%) RESTful
10 24 (13.56%) HTML5
11 21 (11.86%) CSS3
12 14 (7.91%) AngularJS
13 13 (7.34%) Web Services
14 12 (6.78%) jQuery
14 12 (6.78%) REST
15 11 (6.21%) Backbone.js
15 11 (6.21%) J2EE
15 11 (6.21%) XML
16 10 (5.65%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (3.39%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.91%) Computer Science
1 14 (7.91%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (6.21%) Open Source
3 9 (5.08%) W3C
4 6 (3.39%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.82%) User Experience
6 4 (2.26%) FMCG
7 3 (1.69%) PMI
7 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.69%) Windows
2 18 (10.17%) Linux
3 3 (1.69%) UNIX
3 3 (1.69%) AIX
4 1 (0.56%) Android
4 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (36.16%) MVC
2 39 (22.03%) TDD
3 33 (18.64%) Scrum
4 32 (18.08%) Web Application Development
5 31 (17.51%) BDD
6 29 (16.38%) Project Management
7 24 (13.56%) OO
8 18 (10.17%) Waterfall
9 17 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (9.60%) Software Engineering
10 13 (7.34%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.21%) Kanban
11 11 (6.21%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (6.21%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.65%) UML
12 10 (5.65%) Validation
12 10 (5.65%) Progressive Enhancement
13 9 (5.08%) Dependency Injection
13 9 (5.08%) Content Management
13 9 (5.08%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 75 (42.37%) C#
2 49 (27.68%) JavaScript
3 45 (25.42%) SQL
4 25 (14.12%) Java
5 23 (12.99%) Ruby
6 19 (10.73%) PHP
7 14 (7.91%) T-SQL
7 14 (7.91%) C
8 12 (6.78%) C++
9 5 (2.82%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.82%) Python
10 2 (1.13%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.56%) F#
11 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (13.56%) Degree
2 8 (4.52%) ISEB
3 7 (3.95%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.39%) MCP
4 6 (3.39%) MCAD
4 6 (3.39%) MCSD
4 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.39%) MCTS
5 4 (2.26%) CITP
6 3 (1.69%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.13%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.13%) HNC
7 2 (1.13%) HND
7 2 (1.13%) MBA
7 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.99%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.69%) SCOM
2 3 (1.69%) Netcool
Vendors
1 21 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.52%) Zend
3 5 (2.82%) Business Objects
4 4 (2.26%) Adobe
4 4 (2.26%) HP
5 3 (1.69%) Citrix
5 3 (1.69%) Remedy
5 3 (1.69%) Oracle
5 3 (1.69%) SAP
5 3 (1.69%) IBM
6 2 (1.13%) Facebook
6 2 (1.13%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.56%) Aruba
7 1 (0.56%) Juniper
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco
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Birkenhead, Merseyside
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Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Liverpool
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Wirral
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Liverpool
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Wirral
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Wirral
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