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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 105 141 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.96% 23.70% 15.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.08% 26.81% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 95 123 75
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
436 526 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.03% 88.40% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 359 460 377
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +1 91 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Wirral +5 5 £40,000 -1.84% 2
Birkenhead +5 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Southport - 2 £40,000 -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 90 (49.18%) .NET
2 75 (40.98%) C#
3 63 (34.43%) MVC
4 59 (32.24%) ASP.NET
5 56 (30.60%) HTML
5 56 (30.60%) SQL Server
6 54 (29.51%) CSS
7 53 (28.96%) JavaScript
8 47 (25.68%) SQL
9 43 (23.50%) Scrum
10 37 (20.22%) TDD
11 36 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (19.13%) WCF
13 32 (17.49%) Web Application Development
14 29 (15.85%) ASP.NET Web API
15 27 (14.75%) Windows
15 27 (14.75%) .NET Framework
16 26 (14.21%) Project Management
16 26 (14.21%) BDD
17 25 (13.66%) Finance
17 25 (13.66%) SharePoint
17 25 (13.66%) Java
18 24 (13.11%) Microsoft
18 24 (13.11%) QA
18 24 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (13.11%) HTML5
19 23 (12.57%) RESTful
19 23 (12.57%) OO
20 21 (11.48%) Degree
21 20 (10.93%) PHP

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (13.66%) SharePoint
2 20 (10.93%) SharePoint 2010
2 20 (10.93%) Node.js
2 20 (10.93%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (6.56%) IIS
4 10 (5.46%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.19%) CMS
5 4 (2.19%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.64%) Alfresco
6 3 (1.64%) Documentum
7 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (6.01%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.28%) MS Office
3 4 (2.19%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.19%) MS Project
3 4 (2.19%) Fireworks
3 4 (2.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.19%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.09%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 10 (5.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.93%) Office 365
2 10 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.29%) Internet
2 6 (3.28%) HTTP
3 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.55%) LAN
4 1 (0.55%) Firewall
4 1 (0.55%) Wireless
4 1 (0.55%) VPN
4 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (30.60%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.29%) NoSQL
3 15 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.46%) MySQL
5 9 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.19%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.64%) Redis
7 3 (1.64%) OLAP
7 3 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.64%) Spotfire
7 3 (1.64%) QlikView
7 3 (1.64%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 17 (9.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.46%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.92%) NUnit
3 9 (4.92%) MSTest
3 9 (4.92%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (4.92%) Moq
4 5 (2.73%) PHPUnit
4 5 (2.73%) Selenium
5 3 (1.64%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.64%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.09%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.09%) Subversion
6 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.55%) FogBugz
7 1 (0.55%) eggPlant
General
1 25 (13.66%) Finance
2 19 (10.38%) Games
3 7 (3.83%) Retail
3 7 (3.83%) Music Industry
4 5 (2.73%) Marketing
4 5 (2.73%) Advertising
5 3 (1.64%) Back Office
6 2 (1.09%) Law
6 2 (1.09%) Legal
6 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (45.36%) Developer
2 47 (25.68%) .NET Developer
3 29 (15.85%) Architect
4 25 (13.66%) Solutions Architect
5 20 (10.93%) Project Manager
6 13 (7.10%) Analyst
7 10 (5.46%) Web Developer
7 10 (5.46%) SharePoint Developer
7 10 (5.46%) SharePoint Architect
7 10 (5.46%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.92%) Test Analyst
9 8 (4.37%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.37%) C# Developer
9 8 (4.37%) PHP Developer
10 7 (3.83%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (3.83%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.83%) Graduate
11 6 (3.28%) Junior
11 6 (3.28%) Principle Engineer
11 6 (3.28%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (49.18%) .NET
2 59 (32.24%) ASP.NET
3 56 (30.60%) HTML
4 54 (29.51%) CSS
5 36 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (19.13%) WCF
7 29 (15.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (14.75%) .NET Framework
9 24 (13.11%) HTML5
10 23 (12.57%) RESTful
11 16 (8.74%) CSS3
12 14 (7.65%) AngularJS
13 11 (6.01%) J2EE
13 11 (6.01%) Web Services
14 10 (5.46%) jQuery
14 10 (5.46%) Ajax
14 10 (5.46%) REST
15 9 (4.92%) Spring.NET
15 9 (4.92%) Castle Windsor
15 9 (4.92%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.65%) Open Source
2 13 (7.10%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (7.10%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.92%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (4.92%) W3C
4 5 (2.73%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.73%) User Experience
5 4 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.19%) NHS
6 3 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.64%) Social Network
7 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.55%) FMCG
7 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.55%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.55%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.75%) Windows
2 16 (8.74%) Linux
3 3 (1.64%) UNIX
4 2 (1.09%) Android
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (34.43%) MVC
2 43 (23.50%) Scrum
3 37 (20.22%) TDD
4 32 (17.49%) Web Application Development
5 26 (14.21%) BDD
5 26 (14.21%) Project Management
6 24 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (12.57%) OO
8 18 (9.84%) Software Engineering
8 18 (9.84%) Waterfall
9 16 (8.74%) Dependency Injection
9 16 (8.74%) Content Management
9 16 (8.74%) E-Commerce
10 14 (7.65%) Kanban
11 11 (6.01%) Unit Testing
11 11 (6.01%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.46%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (5.46%) CRM
12 10 (5.46%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (5.46%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 75 (40.98%) C#
2 53 (28.96%) JavaScript
3 47 (25.68%) SQL
4 25 (13.66%) Java
5 20 (10.93%) PHP
6 16 (8.74%) Ruby
7 15 (8.20%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.01%) C++
9 8 (4.37%) C
10 5 (2.73%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.73%) Python
11 2 (1.09%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.55%) F#
12 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (11.48%) Degree
2 10 (5.46%) MCP
2 10 (5.46%) MCAD
2 10 (5.46%) MCSD
2 10 (5.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.46%) MCTS
3 9 (4.92%) ISTQB
3 9 (4.92%) ISEB
4 7 (3.83%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.83%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.19%) MBA
6 3 (1.64%) HNC
6 3 (1.64%) HND
6 3 (1.64%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.64%) CITP
6 3 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.64%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.55%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.46%) Zend
3 5 (2.73%) Facebook
3 5 (2.73%) HP
3 5 (2.73%) Business Objects
4 4 (2.19%) Adobe
5 3 (1.64%) EMC
5 3 (1.64%) Oracle
5 3 (1.64%) IBM
5 3 (1.64%) Twitter
5 3 (1.64%) Open Text
6 2 (1.09%) Juniper
6 2 (1.09%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.55%) McAfee
7 1 (0.55%) Apple
7 1 (0.55%) Sage
7 1 (0.55%) Aruba
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco
7 1 (0.55%) Citrix
Merseyside
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £73000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Aspect Software
Posted: 7 days ago
Wirral
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Merseyside
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago