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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Project Management
Rank 210 226 248
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Agile Project Management 39 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.36% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.44% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 12
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -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
5491 5894 5978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.67% 82.54% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4402 4769 4929
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +17 35 £45,000 +20.00%
Cheshire +6 4 £62,500 +13.63%
Agile Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 61 (100.00%) Project Management
1 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) Scrum
3 26 (42.62%) C#
4 24 (39.34%) .NET
5 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
5 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET
5 23 (37.70%) Degree
6 22 (36.07%) PRINCE
7 20 (32.79%) PRINCE2
7 20 (32.79%) jQuery
8 19 (31.15%) CSS
8 19 (31.15%) HTML
8 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
9 18 (29.51%) MVC
10 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
10 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (24.59%) BDD
11 15 (24.59%) Kanban
11 15 (24.59%) Computer Science
11 15 (24.59%) QA
11 15 (24.59%) JIRA
11 15 (24.59%) TDD
11 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
12 14 (22.95%) Mentoring
13 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
14 11 (18.03%) XML
14 11 (18.03%) Migration
14 11 (18.03%) Release Management
15 10 (16.39%) NHS

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (4.92%) SAS
1 3 (4.92%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) Drupal
3 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Project
3 2 (3.28%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) DB2
3 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.64%) DTS
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.64%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) JIRA
2 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.92%) Subversion
5 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.64%) NUnit
General
1 4 (6.56%) Retail
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Project Manager
2 23 (37.70%) Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Agile Project Manager
4 9 (14.75%) Software Developer
5 8 (13.11%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Portfolio Manager
6 6 (9.84%) SQL Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Digital Project Manager
6 6 (9.84%) Programme Manager
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (6.56%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Junior
10 2 (3.28%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (3.28%) CRM Project Manager
10 2 (3.28%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) .NET
2 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET
3 20 (32.79%) jQuery
4 19 (31.15%) HTML
4 19 (31.15%) CSS
5 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (18.03%) XML
7 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
9 5 (8.20%) WCF
10 4 (6.56%) XSD
10 4 (6.56%) XSLT
11 3 (4.92%) Ajax
11 3 (4.92%) Web Services
12 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
12 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.64%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.39%) NHS
3 8 (13.11%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
5 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.56%) Informatics
7 3 (4.92%) Data Extraction
7 3 (4.92%) Mainframe
8 2 (3.28%) New Media
9 1 (1.64%) User Experience
9 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.64%) VSAM
9 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Project Management
1 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) Scrum
3 22 (36.07%) PRINCE
4 20 (32.79%) PRINCE2
5 18 (29.51%) MVC
6 15 (24.59%) TDD
6 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
6 15 (24.59%) Kanban
6 15 (24.59%) BDD
7 14 (22.95%) Mentoring
8 11 (18.03%) Release Management
8 11 (18.03%) Migration
9 9 (14.75%) Service Delivery
10 8 (13.11%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (13.11%) Coaching
10 8 (13.11%) Separation of Concerns
11 7 (11.48%) Waterfall
12 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (9.84%) Planning Poker
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) C#
2 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.48%) SQL
3 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.92%) Java
5 2 (3.28%) PHP
5 2 (3.28%) C++
6 1 (1.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (9.84%) PMP
3 6 (9.84%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards