The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 175 159 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 28.36% 25.52% 26.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.89% 29.23% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 155 139 95
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Agile Software Development
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
532 544 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 86.22% 87.32% 80.70%
Number of salaries quoted 455 489 277
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Northampton

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Northampton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

1 132 (37.18%) Java
2 121 (34.08%) Scrum
3 109 (30.70%) TDD
4 89 (25.07%) Finance
5 82 (23.10%) C#
6 81 (22.82%) SQL
7 73 (20.56%) Retail
8 68 (19.15%) Software Engineering
9 67 (18.87%) Linux
10 66 (18.59%) MVC
11 65 (18.31%) Windows
12 64 (18.03%) SDLC
13 60 (16.90%) BDD
14 57 (16.06%) MySQL
15 55 (15.49%) SQL Server
16 54 (15.21%) Mentoring
17 51 (14.37%) User Stories
18 50 (14.08%) Web Services
19 49 (13.80%) Git (software)
20 48 (13.52%) Oracle
20 48 (13.52%) .NET
20 48 (13.52%) Project Management
20 48 (13.52%) Stakeholder Management
21 46 (12.96%) UNIX
22 45 (12.68%) J2EE
23 44 (12.39%) LAN
23 44 (12.39%) WAN
24 43 (12.11%) JavaScript
25 42 (11.83%) Spring
26 41 (11.55%) Open Source

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 40 (11.27%) Tomcat
2 39 (10.99%) Apache
3 23 (6.48%) Node.js
4 17 (4.79%) OpenStack
5 8 (2.25%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.97%) Confluence
6 7 (1.97%) JBoss
6 7 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (1.97%) CICS
6 7 (1.97%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.28%) IIS
7 1 (0.28%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 14 (3.94%) MS Visio
2 12 (3.38%) MS Office
3 10 (2.82%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.56%) MS Project
4 2 (0.56%) Mingle
5 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (3.94%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.79%) Google Apps
2 13 (3.66%) SaaS
3 12 (3.38%) IaaS
3 12 (3.38%) PaaS
4 7 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (12.39%) LAN
1 44 (12.39%) WAN
2 38 (10.70%) SAN
3 18 (5.07%) DNS
4 11 (3.10%) DHCP
5 8 (2.25%) SSL
6 7 (1.97%) FTP
6 7 (1.97%) Internet
7 3 (0.85%) Firewall
8 1 (0.28%) Network Security
8 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.28%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (16.06%) MySQL
2 55 (15.49%) SQL Server
3 25 (7.04%) Apache Hive
4 23 (6.48%) NoSQL
5 17 (4.79%) Relational Database
6 16 (4.51%) RDBMS
7 15 (4.23%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.97%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (1.97%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.97%) DB2
9 4 (1.13%) OLAP
9 4 (1.13%) Big Data
10 2 (0.56%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.28%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (13.80%) Git (software)
2 25 (7.04%) JIRA
3 17 (4.79%) Cucumber
4 15 (4.23%) JUnit
5 13 (3.66%) Jenkins
6 12 (3.38%) Selenium
7 11 (3.10%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.97%) Hudson
8 7 (1.97%) WebDriver
8 7 (1.97%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (1.97%) LoadRunner
8 7 (1.97%) CruiseControl
8 7 (1.97%) Bugzilla
9 6 (1.69%) Subversion
10 5 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (0.85%) Calabash
11 3 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 89 (25.07%) Finance
2 73 (20.56%) Retail
3 39 (10.99%) Banking
4 9 (2.54%) Legal
5 8 (2.25%) Electronics
6 7 (1.97%) Back Office
7 5 (1.41%) International Banking
8 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Local Government
9 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 80 (22.54%) Analyst
2 68 (19.15%) Developer
3 44 (12.39%) Software Engineer
4 41 (11.55%) Business Analyst
5 32 (9.01%) Agile Business Analyst
5 32 (9.01%) Architect
6 26 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
7 23 (6.48%) .NET Developer
8 19 (5.35%) Java Developer
9 18 (5.07%) Designer
10 17 (4.79%) Project Manager
10 17 (4.79%) Test Analyst
10 17 (4.79%) Infrastructure Designer
11 14 (3.94%) Delivery Manager
11 14 (3.94%) Applications Manager
11 14 (3.94%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
12 11 (3.10%) Payments Business Analyst
12 11 (3.10%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.10%) Tester
12 11 (3.10%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (14.08%) Web Services
2 48 (13.52%) .NET
3 45 (12.68%) J2EE
4 42 (11.83%) Spring
5 40 (11.27%) Java EE
6 36 (10.14%) RESTful
7 35 (9.86%) ASP.NET
8 34 (9.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (8.45%) WCF
10 26 (7.32%) SOAP
11 25 (7.04%) Spring MVC
12 23 (6.48%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (6.20%) REST
13 22 (6.20%) XML
13 22 (6.20%) Middleware
14 17 (4.79%) HTML
14 17 (4.79%) CSS
14 17 (4.79%) JSON
15 13 (3.66%) HTML5
15 13 (3.66%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.58%) Data Centre
2 28 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (5.35%) Mobile App
4 19 (5.35%) Data Integration
5 18 (5.07%) Mathematics
6 17 (4.79%) User Experience
7 13 (3.66%) Computer Science
8 12 (3.38%) EPoS
8 12 (3.38%) Mobile Payment
9 8 (2.25%) Physics
9 8 (2.25%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.41%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (1.13%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.56%) Blog
12 2 (0.56%) PMI
12 2 (0.56%) iPhone
12 2 (0.56%) iPad
13 1 (0.28%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.28%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 67 (18.87%) Linux
2 65 (18.31%) Windows
3 46 (12.96%) UNIX
4 26 (7.32%) Android
5 19 (5.35%) Apple iOS
6 17 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (3.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (34.08%) Scrum
2 109 (30.70%) TDD
3 68 (19.15%) Software Engineering
4 66 (18.59%) MVC
5 64 (18.03%) SDLC
6 60 (16.90%) BDD
7 54 (15.21%) Mentoring
8 51 (14.37%) User Stories
9 48 (13.52%) Project Management
9 48 (13.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 41 (11.55%) Open Source
11 39 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
12 38 (10.70%) Business Analysis
13 37 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (9.58%) OOP
15 30 (8.45%) Waterfall
16 29 (8.17%) ETL
17 28 (7.89%) UML
18 27 (7.61%) Automated Testing
19 26 (7.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 132 (37.18%) Java
2 82 (23.10%) C#
3 81 (22.82%) SQL
4 43 (12.11%) JavaScript
5 34 (9.58%) Ruby
6 30 (8.45%) VB
7 28 (7.89%) VB.NET
8 25 (7.04%) C++
9 19 (5.35%) COBOL
10 16 (4.51%) PowerShell
11 15 (4.23%) Python
12 10 (2.82%) C
13 7 (1.97%) Perl
13 7 (1.97%) JCL
13 7 (1.97%) REXX
14 6 (1.69%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (10.14%) Degree
2 9 (2.54%) PMP
2 9 (2.54%) PMI Certification
3 8 (2.25%) ISEB
3 8 (2.25%) PhD
4 6 (1.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 6 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.56%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.28%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.28%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.17%) QA
2 5 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (4.51%) XenServer
1 16 (4.51%) Hyper-V
2 11 (3.10%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.97%) RACF
4 1 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (1.97%) Puppet
1 7 (1.97%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (13.52%) Oracle
2 39 (10.99%) hybris
3 38 (10.70%) Cisco
4 31 (8.73%) Google
5 29 (8.17%) IBM
6 27 (7.61%) Microsoft
7 26 (7.32%) ATG
8 17 (4.79%) Red Hat
9 16 (4.51%) HP
9 16 (4.51%) Citrix
10 14 (3.94%) Demandware
11 11 (3.10%) Sybase
12 9 (2.54%) Xamarin
13 7 (1.97%) New Relic
13 7 (1.97%) ServiceNow
13 7 (1.97%) F5
13 7 (1.97%) SAP
13 7 (1.97%) Informatica
14 5 (1.41%) Talend
14 5 (1.41%) Zend
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + bonus, shares, pens, med, life
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