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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 211 169 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 31.26% 25.76% 21.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.58% 30.40% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 190 154 78
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,750 £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
593 556 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.85% 84.76% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 526 510 279
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 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 3 July 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Northampton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 139 (35.64%) Scrum
2 126 (32.31%) Java
3 119 (30.51%) TDD
4 103 (26.41%) Finance
5 99 (25.38%) SQL
6 86 (22.05%) C#
7 85 (21.79%) Retail
8 81 (20.77%) SDLC
9 75 (19.23%) BDD
9 75 (19.23%) Software Engineering
10 71 (18.21%) MVC
11 69 (17.69%) Mentoring
12 68 (17.44%) Windows
13 64 (16.41%) Web Services
13 64 (16.41%) User Stories
14 63 (16.15%) Git (software)
15 61 (15.64%) Linux
16 59 (15.13%) SQL Server
17 57 (14.62%) UNIX
18 56 (14.36%) MySQL
19 53 (13.59%) .NET
20 50 (12.82%) Oracle
21 49 (12.56%) Project Management
22 48 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
23 47 (12.05%) J2EE
24 44 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
25 43 (11.03%) JavaScript
25 43 (11.03%) Spring
26 42 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
27 41 (10.51%) Banking

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 33 (8.46%) Tomcat
2 29 (7.44%) Apache
3 24 (6.15%) Node.js
4 15 (3.85%) OpenStack
5 12 (3.08%) JBoss
6 11 (2.82%) WebSphere
7 9 (2.31%) Confluence
7 9 (2.31%) CICS
7 9 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (2.31%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.03%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.26%) IIS
9 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 13 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 11 (2.82%) MS Office
3 7 (1.79%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.51%) MS Project
4 2 (0.51%) Mingle
5 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.26%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 13 (3.33%) Magento
2 3 (0.77%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.85%) Google Apps
2 12 (3.08%) SaaS
3 11 (2.82%) PaaS
3 11 (2.82%) IaaS
4 9 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.97%) LAN
1 35 (8.97%) WAN
2 29 (7.44%) SAN
3 21 (5.38%) DNS
4 13 (3.33%) Internet
5 12 (3.08%) DHCP
6 10 (2.56%) SSL
7 9 (2.31%) FTP
8 4 (1.03%) Firewall
9 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.26%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 56 (14.36%) MySQL
3 33 (8.46%) Apache Hive
4 27 (6.92%) MongoDB
5 25 (6.41%) NoSQL
6 15 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 15 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.08%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.31%) DB2
8 9 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.54%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.03%) Big Data
11 4 (1.03%) OLAP
12 3 (0.77%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (0.77%) SQLite
13 2 (0.51%) Star Schema
13 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.26%) SQLPlus
14 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 63 (16.15%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.67%) JIRA
3 18 (4.62%) JUnit
4 16 (4.10%) Cucumber
5 15 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 14 (3.59%) Visual Studio
6 14 (3.59%) Selenium
7 9 (2.31%) Talend Open Studio
7 9 (2.31%) HP UFT
7 9 (2.31%) LoadRunner
7 9 (2.31%) Hudson
8 8 (2.05%) WebDriver
9 7 (1.79%) Bugzilla
10 6 (1.54%) Subversion
11 5 (1.28%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.51%) Calabash
13 2 (0.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
General
1 103 (26.41%) Finance
2 85 (21.79%) Retail
3 41 (10.51%) Banking
4 11 (2.82%) Electronics
5 9 (2.31%) Legal
6 7 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.28%) Back Office
8 4 (1.03%) International Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Marketing
9 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 92 (23.59%) Analyst
2 66 (16.92%) Developer
3 63 (16.15%) Software Engineer
4 51 (13.08%) Business Analyst
5 33 (8.46%) Agile Business Analyst
6 29 (7.44%) Architect
6 29 (7.44%) Project Manager
7 24 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
7 24 (6.15%) .NET Developer
8 20 (5.13%) Test Analyst
9 16 (4.10%) Designer
10 15 (3.85%) Infrastructure Designer
10 15 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (3.85%) Java Developer
11 14 (3.59%) Tester
11 14 (3.59%) Delivery Manager
12 13 (3.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
13 12 (3.08%) Configuration Analyst
14 11 (2.82%) QA Analyst
14 11 (2.82%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (16.41%) Web Services
2 53 (13.59%) .NET
3 47 (12.05%) J2EE
4 43 (11.03%) Spring
5 38 (9.74%) Java EE
6 36 (9.23%) RESTful
7 33 (8.46%) ASP.NET
8 32 (8.21%) Spring MVC
9 31 (7.95%) REST
10 30 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (7.44%) WCF
12 28 (7.18%) SOAP
13 26 (6.67%) Middleware
14 25 (6.41%) JSON
14 25 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (5.64%) XML
16 19 (4.87%) HTML
17 15 (3.85%) HTML5
17 15 (3.85%) CSS
18 14 (3.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (8.97%) Data Centre
3 25 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (5.13%) User Experience
5 19 (4.87%) Mobile App
6 17 (4.36%) Mathematics
7 16 (4.10%) Computer Science
7 16 (4.10%) Data Integration
8 12 (3.08%) Mobile Payment
9 11 (2.82%) Physics
9 11 (2.82%) EPoS
9 11 (2.82%) Mainframe
10 10 (2.56%) PMI
11 8 (2.05%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (1.03%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.77%) iPad
13 3 (0.77%) iPhone
14 2 (0.51%) Blog
15 1 (0.26%) Graphic Design
15 1 (0.26%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 68 (17.44%) Windows
2 61 (15.64%) Linux
3 57 (14.62%) UNIX
4 25 (6.41%) Android
5 20 (5.13%) Apple iOS
6 15 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (35.64%) Scrum
2 119 (30.51%) TDD
3 81 (20.77%) SDLC
4 75 (19.23%) BDD
4 75 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 71 (18.21%) MVC
6 69 (17.69%) Mentoring
7 64 (16.41%) User Stories
8 49 (12.56%) Project Management
9 48 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 44 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
11 42 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (10.00%) Business Analysis
13 35 (8.97%) Automated Testing
14 34 (8.72%) Open Source
14 34 (8.72%) Procedural Programming
15 33 (8.46%) Waterfall
15 33 (8.46%) OOP
16 30 (7.69%) OOD
16 30 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 126 (32.31%) Java
2 99 (25.38%) SQL
3 86 (22.05%) C#
4 43 (11.03%) JavaScript
5 35 (8.97%) Ruby
6 33 (8.46%) VB
7 25 (6.41%) VB.NET
7 25 (6.41%) COBOL
8 24 (6.15%) C++
9 20 (5.13%) Python
10 10 (2.56%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.31%) REXX
11 9 (2.31%) JCL
11 9 (2.31%) Perl
12 6 (1.54%) PHP
12 6 (1.54%) C
13 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (10.26%) Degree
2 15 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 11 (2.82%) PhD
4 8 (2.05%) ISEB
5 7 (1.79%) PMP
6 5 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (1.28%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.51%) CCA
8 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.21%) QA
2 9 (2.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 10 (2.56%) XenServer
3 9 (2.31%) RACF
4 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.31%) CA Endevor
1 9 (2.31%) Puppet
1 9 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (12.82%) Oracle
2 33 (8.46%) hybris
3 31 (7.95%) Google
4 29 (7.44%) Cisco
5 26 (6.67%) IBM
5 26 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 24 (6.15%) ATG
7 15 (3.85%) Red Hat
8 13 (3.33%) Demandware
9 11 (2.82%) Sybase
10 10 (2.56%) HP
10 10 (2.56%) Citrix
10 10 (2.56%) Informatica
11 9 (2.31%) Talend
11 9 (2.31%) F5
11 9 (2.31%) New Relic
12 7 (1.79%) Xamarin
12 7 (1.79%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.28%) Ab Initio
13 5 (1.28%) Zend
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Posted: Yesterday
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