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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 194 142 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 29.62% 21.91% 17.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.86% 26.20% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 170 134 56
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £57,500
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
573 542 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.48% 83.64% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 522 503 247
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 £30,000 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Northampton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 141 (36.06%) Scrum
2 128 (32.74%) TDD
3 124 (31.71%) Java
4 103 (26.34%) Finance
5 101 (25.83%) SQL
6 86 (21.99%) Retail
7 83 (21.23%) C#
7 83 (21.23%) SDLC
8 81 (20.72%) BDD
8 81 (20.72%) Software Engineering
9 74 (18.93%) Mentoring
10 72 (18.41%) MVC
11 69 (17.65%) Web Services
11 69 (17.65%) User Stories
12 67 (17.14%) Git (software)
13 59 (15.09%) Windows
14 58 (14.83%) UNIX
15 55 (14.07%) Linux
16 54 (13.81%) SQL Server
17 53 (13.55%) MySQL
18 49 (12.53%) .NET
19 48 (12.28%) J2EE
19 48 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
20 47 (12.02%) Oracle
21 46 (11.76%) Project Management
21 46 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
22 43 (11.00%) Spring
22 43 (11.00%) Degree
23 42 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
24 41 (10.49%) Banking

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (6.39%) Tomcat
2 24 (6.14%) Node.js
3 21 (5.37%) Apache
4 13 (3.32%) OpenStack
5 12 (3.07%) Confluence
5 12 (3.07%) JBoss
6 11 (2.81%) WebSphere
7 9 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (2.30%) CICS
7 9 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.02%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.26%) IIS
9 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (3.07%) MS Visio
2 10 (2.56%) MS Office
3 6 (1.53%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.51%) Mingle
4 2 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.56%) Magento
2 3 (0.77%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.32%) Google Apps
2 10 (2.56%) SaaS
3 9 (2.30%) PaaS
3 9 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (2.30%) IaaS
4 6 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.39%) LAN
1 25 (6.39%) WAN
2 21 (5.37%) SAN
3 19 (4.86%) DNS
4 16 (4.09%) Internet
5 10 (2.56%) DHCP
5 10 (2.56%) SSL
6 9 (2.30%) FTP
7 4 (1.02%) Firewall
8 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.26%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (13.81%) SQL Server
2 53 (13.55%) MySQL
3 36 (9.21%) Apache Hive
4 29 (7.42%) MongoDB
5 25 (6.39%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.32%) RDBMS
6 13 (3.32%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.07%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.30%) DB2
8 9 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.28%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.02%) OLAP
11 4 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.02%) Big Data
12 3 (0.77%) SQLite
12 3 (0.77%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (0.51%) Star Schema
14 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.26%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 67 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.65%) JIRA
3 21 (5.37%) JUnit
4 18 (4.60%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.09%) Cucumber
6 15 (3.84%) Selenium
6 15 (3.84%) Visual Studio
7 10 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
8 9 (2.30%) Hudson
8 9 (2.30%) WebDriver
8 9 (2.30%) HP UFT
8 9 (2.30%) LoadRunner
9 7 (1.79%) Bugzilla
10 6 (1.53%) Subversion
11 3 (0.77%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.51%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.26%) NUnit
General
1 103 (26.34%) Finance
2 86 (21.99%) Retail
3 41 (10.49%) Banking
4 13 (3.32%) Electronics
5 9 (2.30%) Legal
6 8 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.77%) International Banking
7 3 (0.77%) Marketing
8 2 (0.51%) Back Office
8 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 88 (22.51%) Analyst
2 71 (18.16%) Software Engineer
3 68 (17.39%) Developer
4 52 (13.30%) Business Analyst
5 33 (8.44%) Project Manager
6 29 (7.42%) Agile Business Analyst
7 25 (6.39%) .NET Developer
8 24 (6.14%) Architect
9 21 (5.37%) Java Developer
10 20 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (4.86%) Test Analyst
12 17 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
13 16 (4.09%) Delivery Manager
14 13 (3.32%) C++ Software Engineer
14 13 (3.32%) Tester
14 13 (3.32%) Designer
14 13 (3.32%) Infrastructure Designer
15 12 (3.07%) Payments Business Analyst
16 10 (2.56%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
16 10 (2.56%) Data Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (17.65%) Web Services
2 49 (12.53%) .NET
3 48 (12.28%) J2EE
4 43 (11.00%) Spring
5 35 (8.95%) Spring MVC
5 35 (8.95%) REST
6 34 (8.70%) RESTful
7 33 (8.44%) Java EE
8 30 (7.67%) ASP.NET
9 28 (7.16%) JSON
10 27 (6.91%) WCF
10 27 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (6.65%) SOAP
12 25 (6.39%) Middleware
12 25 (6.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (5.12%) XML
13 20 (5.12%) HTML
14 13 (3.32%) HTML5
14 13 (3.32%) CSS
15 12 (3.07%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.93%) Data Centre
3 23 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (4.86%) Mobile App
4 19 (4.86%) User Experience
5 18 (4.60%) Computer Science
6 16 (4.09%) Mathematics
7 15 (3.84%) Data Integration
8 14 (3.58%) PMI
9 13 (3.32%) Physics
10 12 (3.07%) Mobile Payment
11 11 (2.81%) Mainframe
12 10 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
13 9 (2.30%) EPoS
14 4 (1.02%) Visualisation
15 3 (0.77%) iPad
15 3 (0.77%) iPhone
16 2 (0.51%) Blog
17 1 (0.26%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 59 (15.09%) Windows
2 58 (14.83%) UNIX
3 55 (14.07%) Linux
4 22 (5.63%) Android
5 20 (5.12%) Apple iOS
6 13 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (36.06%) Scrum
2 128 (32.74%) TDD
3 83 (21.23%) SDLC
4 81 (20.72%) BDD
4 81 (20.72%) Software Engineering
5 74 (18.93%) Mentoring
6 72 (18.41%) MVC
7 69 (17.65%) User Stories
8 48 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 46 (11.76%) Project Management
10 42 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
11 37 (9.46%) Procedural Programming
12 34 (8.70%) OOP
12 34 (8.70%) Business Analysis
12 34 (8.70%) Automated Testing
13 31 (7.93%) Change Management
13 31 (7.93%) OOD
13 31 (7.93%) Waterfall
14 29 (7.42%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 124 (31.71%) Java
2 101 (25.83%) SQL
3 83 (21.23%) C#
4 40 (10.23%) JavaScript
5 34 (8.70%) Ruby
6 33 (8.44%) VB
7 25 (6.39%) COBOL
8 24 (6.14%) VB.NET
9 23 (5.88%) C++
10 22 (5.63%) Python
11 9 (2.30%) REXX
11 9 (2.30%) JCL
11 9 (2.30%) Perl
12 6 (1.53%) PHP
13 5 (1.28%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (11.00%) Degree
2 18 (4.60%) PMI Certification
3 13 (3.32%) PhD
4 10 (2.56%) ISEB
5 7 (1.79%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.53%) PMP
7 5 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (1.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.51%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.42%) QA
2 10 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.30%) RACF
3 5 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.28%) XenServer
4 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.30%) CA Endevor
1 9 (2.30%) Puppet
1 9 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (12.02%) Oracle
2 29 (7.42%) Google
3 25 (6.39%) hybris
4 21 (5.37%) Cisco
4 21 (5.37%) IBM
4 21 (5.37%) Microsoft
5 19 (4.86%) ATG
6 13 (3.32%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.56%) Sybase
7 10 (2.56%) Informatica
7 10 (2.56%) Demandware
7 10 (2.56%) Talend
8 9 (2.30%) F5
8 9 (2.30%) New Relic
9 7 (1.79%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.28%) HP
10 5 (1.28%) Citrix
10 5 (1.28%) Zend
11 4 (1.02%) Ab Initio
11 4 (1.02%) Hyperion
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IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 22-30k
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus+car +bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 8 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 8 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + bonus, shares, pens, med, life
Posted: 19 days ago