The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 24 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 70 63 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.38% 9.38% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.61% 11.29% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 59 37
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
603 558 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 72.22% 83.04% 68.62%
Number of salaries quoted 435 476 459
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in the North East

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in the North East

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Tyne and Wear -3 56 £35,000 -17.64% 30
Durham +11 8 £35,000 +6.06% 2
Northumberland - 5 - -
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 75 (41.44%) C#
2 68 (37.57%) HTML
3 64 (35.36%) .NET
4 62 (34.25%) CSS
5 60 (33.15%) Finance
6 49 (27.07%) Java
7 48 (26.52%) Degree
8 45 (24.86%) JavaScript
9 43 (23.76%) MVC
10 42 (23.20%) Scrum
11 40 (22.10%) ASP.NET
11 40 (22.10%) OO
12 38 (20.99%) Open Source
13 31 (17.13%) Mathematics
14 30 (16.57%) Computer Science
15 27 (14.92%) Unit Testing
15 27 (14.92%) C++
16 26 (14.36%) Linux
16 26 (14.36%) Microsoft
16 26 (14.36%) jQuery
17 24 (13.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 24 (13.26%) Web Development
17 24 (13.26%) Python
17 24 (13.26%) HTML5
18 23 (12.71%) MS Excel
18 23 (12.71%) Physics
18 23 (12.71%) TDD
19 22 (12.15%) Ruby
19 22 (12.15%) WPF
19 22 (12.15%) JUnit

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (2.76%) Tomcat
1 5 (2.76%) nginx
1 5 (2.76%) Tornado
2 2 (1.10%) Apache
2 2 (1.10%) WordPress
3 1 (0.55%) Node.js
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (12.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.94%) MS Project
3 15 (8.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.73%) HTTP
2 3 (1.66%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.66%) Firewall
2 3 (1.66%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.50%) MySQL
1 19 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.63%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.97%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.42%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.76%) Redis
5 5 (2.76%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.66%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (12.15%) JUnit
2 21 (11.60%) Jenkins
3 18 (9.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (8.29%) Subversion
5 13 (7.18%) Git (software)
6 7 (3.87%) Selenium
7 6 (3.31%) JIRA
7 6 (3.31%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.31%) CruiseControl
8 4 (2.21%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.21%) Maven
9 3 (1.66%) RSpec
9 3 (1.66%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.66%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.66%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.66%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.55%) MSTest
10 1 (0.55%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.55%) Ant
General
1 60 (33.15%) Finance
2 19 (10.50%) Games
3 3 (1.66%) Publishing
3 3 (1.66%) Legal
4 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.10%) Advertising
4 2 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (61.88%) Developer
2 42 (23.20%) .NET Developer
3 31 (17.13%) Software Developer
4 25 (13.81%) Agile .NET Developer
5 24 (13.26%) Project Manager
6 21 (11.60%) C# Developer
6 21 (11.60%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (9.94%) Java Developer
8 13 (7.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.63%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (6.08%) C++ Developer
10 11 (6.08%) Software Engineer
11 10 (5.52%) Web Developer
11 10 (5.52%) C++ Software Developer
11 10 (5.52%) Agile C# Developer
12 8 (4.42%) Java Software Developer
12 8 (4.42%) Programmer
13 7 (3.87%) Junior Developer
13 7 (3.87%) Graduate
13 7 (3.87%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (37.57%) HTML
2 64 (35.36%) .NET
3 62 (34.25%) CSS
4 40 (22.10%) ASP.NET
5 26 (14.36%) jQuery
6 24 (13.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (13.26%) HTML5
7 22 (12.15%) WPF
8 20 (11.05%) .NET Framework
9 18 (9.94%) Spring
9 18 (9.94%) CSS3
10 17 (9.39%) Ruby on Rails
11 16 (8.84%) Ajax
11 16 (8.84%) REST
12 15 (8.29%) Play Framework
12 15 (8.29%) Django
12 15 (8.29%) Guice
12 15 (8.29%) JSON
13 14 (7.73%) Web Services
14 11 (6.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.99%) Open Source
2 31 (17.13%) Mathematics
3 30 (16.57%) Computer Science
4 23 (12.71%) Physics
5 9 (4.97%) GIS
6 6 (3.31%) Psychology
6 6 (3.31%) Human Factors
7 5 (2.76%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.76%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.66%) Blog
9 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.10%) Social Media
10 1 (0.55%) Statistics
10 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.55%) GPGPU
10 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.55%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.36%) Linux
2 16 (8.84%) UNIX
3 14 (7.73%) Windows
4 5 (2.76%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.55%) Android
5 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.76%) MVC
2 42 (23.20%) Scrum
3 40 (22.10%) OO
4 27 (14.92%) Unit Testing
5 24 (13.26%) Web Development
6 23 (12.71%) TDD
7 21 (11.60%) PRINCE2
8 20 (11.05%) Automated Testing
9 18 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (9.39%) Waterfall
11 16 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (8.84%) Matrix Management
12 15 (8.29%) PRINCE
13 14 (7.73%) Software Engineering
14 13 (7.18%) User Stories
15 12 (6.63%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (6.63%) Configuration Management
15 12 (6.63%) Project Management
16 9 (4.97%) Web Design
16 9 (4.97%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (41.44%) C#
2 49 (27.07%) Java
3 45 (24.86%) JavaScript
4 27 (14.92%) C++
5 24 (13.26%) Python
6 22 (12.15%) Ruby
7 21 (11.60%) SQL
8 18 (9.94%) Scala
9 8 (4.42%) C
9 8 (4.42%) PHP
10 4 (2.21%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.21%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.66%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.66%) VB
12 2 (1.10%) PHP5
13 1 (0.55%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (26.52%) Degree
2 13 (7.18%) PMP
2 13 (7.18%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.21%) ISEB
5 3 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.66%) IIBA
5 3 (1.66%) PhD
6 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.31%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.31%) Puppet
1 6 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.76%) HAProxy
3 3 (1.66%) collectd
3 3 (1.66%) Nagios
3 3 (1.66%) Ganglia
3 3 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.29%) Google
3 9 (4.97%) Oracle
4 3 (1.66%) JBoss
4 3 (1.66%) HP
5 1 (0.55%) Zend
5 1 (0.55%) Twitter
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Scheme
Posted: 21 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Betting Appointments
Salary: Negotiable Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sunderland
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Warrington /...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £44,080 - £54,570
Posted: 6 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Warrington /...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £44,080 - £54,570
Posted: 7 days ago
Blackpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Warrington /...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £44,080 - £54,570
Posted: 7 days ago
Sunderland
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 18 days ago