The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Project Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Project Management
Rank 241 253 239
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Agile Project Management 13 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.055% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.065% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 2
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -36.17%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Agile Project Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5777 6128 5466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.90% 83.50% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4790 4867 4629
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Agile Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Agile Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Agile Project Management
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Project Management across the North West region.

Agile Project Management Salary Trend in the North West

Agile Project Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Project Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Agile Project Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Agile Project Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Project Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Manchester - 12 £38,750 -
Cheshire +2 1 £55,000 +83.33%
Agile Project Management
England

Agile Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Agile Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 29 (100.00%) Project Management
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (62.07%) Scrum
3 11 (37.93%) .NET
4 10 (34.48%) PRINCE2
5 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
5 9 (31.03%) Kanban
6 8 (27.59%) Degree
6 8 (27.59%) JIRA
6 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
6 8 (27.59%) C#
6 8 (27.59%) PRINCE
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
7 7 (24.14%) Java
7 7 (24.14%) TDD
7 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
7 7 (24.14%) QA
7 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
7 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
8 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.24%) PHP
9 5 (17.24%) SQL
9 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
9 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
9 5 (17.24%) MVC
9 5 (17.24%) Resource Management
9 5 (17.24%) Release Management
10 4 (13.79%) User Stories
10 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
10 4 (13.79%) SDLC

Agile Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Agile Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) Data Mart
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) DTS
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) NUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Project Manager
2 9 (31.03%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) DBA
5 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.79%) XML
4 3 (10.34%) jQuery
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (6.90%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.90%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) Web Services
6 1 (3.45%) XSD
6 1 (3.45%) XSLT
6 1 (3.45%) Ajax
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.45%) WCF
6 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.45%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) NHS
2 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (6.90%) New Media
4 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Informatics
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Project Management
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (62.07%) Scrum
3 10 (34.48%) PRINCE2
4 9 (31.03%) Kanban
5 8 (27.59%) PRINCE
5 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
6 7 (24.14%) TDD
6 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
6 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
7 5 (17.24%) Resource Management
7 5 (17.24%) Release Management
7 5 (17.24%) MVC
8 4 (13.79%) Migration
8 4 (13.79%) User Stories
8 4 (13.79%) SDLC
9 3 (10.34%) BDD
9 3 (10.34%) Planning Poker
9 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) PHP
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle