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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 191 127 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 29.57% 20.39% 24.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.92% 24.42% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 175 106 87
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 £35,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.43%
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
547 520 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 84.67% 83.47% 79.95%
Number of salaries quoted 472 452 270
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Northampton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 120 (33.71%) Java
2 117 (32.87%) Scrum
3 102 (28.65%) TDD
4 92 (25.84%) Finance
5 84 (23.60%) C#
6 80 (22.47%) SQL
7 65 (18.26%) Windows
7 65 (18.26%) Retail
8 62 (17.42%) MVC
8 62 (17.42%) SQL Server
9 57 (16.01%) Linux
10 56 (15.73%) Software Engineering
10 56 (15.73%) BDD
11 55 (15.45%) .NET
12 54 (15.17%) Mentoring
13 53 (14.89%) Project Management
14 51 (14.33%) MySQL
15 50 (14.04%) User Stories
16 49 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
17 46 (12.92%) JavaScript
18 44 (12.36%) ASP.NET
18 44 (12.36%) Business Analysis
19 42 (11.80%) LAN
19 42 (11.80%) WAN
19 42 (11.80%) Git (software)
20 41 (11.52%) J2EE
20 41 (11.52%) Spring
21 39 (10.96%) Degree
21 39 (10.96%) Oracle
22 38 (10.67%) Tomcat

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 38 (10.67%) Tomcat
2 37 (10.39%) Apache
3 22 (6.18%) Node.js
4 14 (3.93%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.84%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.56%) Confluence
6 2 (0.56%) CICS
6 2 (0.56%) JBoss
6 2 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.28%) IIS
7 1 (0.28%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (3.37%) MS Visio
2 11 (3.09%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.81%) MS Office
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 Illustrator
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 14 (3.93%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.93%) Google Apps
2 11 (3.09%) SaaS
3 10 (2.81%) PaaS
3 10 (2.81%) IaaS
4 5 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (11.80%) LAN
1 42 (11.80%) WAN
2 36 (10.11%) SAN
3 12 (3.37%) DNS
4 10 (2.81%) DHCP
5 3 (0.84%) SSL
6 2 (0.56%) FTP
6 2 (0.56%) Internet
7 1 (0.28%) Firewall
7 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.28%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.28%) Network Security
7 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 51 (14.33%) MySQL
3 22 (6.18%) NoSQL
4 17 (4.78%) Apache Hive
5 16 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.93%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.81%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.97%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.12%) Big Data
9 4 (1.12%) OLAP
10 2 (0.56%) DB2
10 2 (0.56%) Star Schema
10 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.28%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (11.80%) Git (software)
2 21 (5.90%) Cucumber
3 20 (5.62%) JIRA
4 17 (4.78%) Visual Studio
5 12 (3.37%) Selenium
5 12 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (3.09%) JUnit
7 7 (1.97%) CruiseControl
7 7 (1.97%) WebDriver
8 6 (1.69%) Subversion
8 6 (1.69%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.69%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.40%) Calabash
10 2 (0.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.56%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (0.56%) Hudson
11 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
General
1 92 (25.84%) Finance
2 65 (18.26%) Retail
3 36 (10.11%) Banking
4 7 (1.97%) Back Office
5 5 (1.40%) Electronics
5 5 (1.40%) Legal
5 5 (1.40%) International Banking
6 3 (0.84%) Marketing
6 3 (0.84%) Local Government
6 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Games
8 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 80 (22.47%) Analyst
2 77 (21.63%) Developer
3 48 (13.48%) Business Analyst
4 34 (9.55%) Agile Business Analyst
5 31 (8.71%) Software Engineer
6 30 (8.43%) Architect
7 23 (6.46%) Solutions Architect
8 22 (6.18%) .NET Developer
9 21 (5.90%) Java Developer
10 18 (5.06%) Senior Developer
10 18 (5.06%) C# Developer
11 17 (4.78%) Project Manager
12 15 (4.21%) Test Analyst
12 15 (4.21%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (4.21%) Designer
13 14 (3.93%) Infrastructure Designer
13 14 (3.93%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
13 14 (3.93%) Delivery Manager
13 14 (3.93%) Applications Manager
14 12 (3.37%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (15.45%) .NET
2 44 (12.36%) ASP.NET
3 41 (11.52%) J2EE
3 41 (11.52%) Spring
4 36 (10.11%) Web Services
5 34 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (9.27%) RESTful
6 33 (9.27%) Java EE
7 30 (8.43%) WCF
8 23 (6.46%) HTML
8 23 (6.46%) CSS
9 22 (6.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (5.90%) Spring MVC
11 19 (5.34%) JSON
11 19 (5.34%) SOAP
11 19 (5.34%) HTML5
12 18 (5.06%) CSS3
13 16 (4.49%) REST
14 15 (4.21%) Middleware
14 15 (4.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.39%) Open Source
2 24 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.62%) Mobile App
5 19 (5.34%) Data Integration
6 18 (5.06%) Mathematics
7 17 (4.78%) User Experience
8 12 (3.37%) Computer Science
8 12 (3.37%) EPoS
9 11 (3.09%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.40%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.40%) Blog
10 5 (1.40%) Physics
11 4 (1.12%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.84%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.56%) PMI
13 2 (0.56%) Artificial Intelligence
13 2 (0.56%) iPhone
13 2 (0.56%) iPad
14 1 (0.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (18.26%) Windows
2 57 (16.01%) Linux
3 33 (9.27%) UNIX
4 27 (7.58%) Android
5 20 (5.62%) Apple iOS
6 14 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (32.87%) Scrum
2 102 (28.65%) TDD
3 62 (17.42%) MVC
4 56 (15.73%) Software Engineering
4 56 (15.73%) BDD
5 54 (15.17%) Mentoring
6 53 (14.89%) Project Management
7 50 (14.04%) User Stories
8 49 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 44 (12.36%) Business Analysis
10 36 (10.11%) E-Commerce
10 36 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (8.99%) Waterfall
12 31 (8.71%) OOP
13 30 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (7.87%) Change Management
15 26 (7.30%) CRM
16 25 (7.02%) OOD
17 24 (6.74%) UML
17 24 (6.74%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 120 (33.71%) Java
2 84 (23.60%) C#
3 80 (22.47%) SQL
4 46 (12.92%) JavaScript
5 35 (9.83%) VB.NET
6 32 (8.99%) Ruby
7 24 (6.74%) VB
8 22 (6.18%) C++
9 16 (4.49%) PowerShell
10 14 (3.93%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.81%) C
11 10 (2.81%) COBOL
12 7 (1.97%) Python
13 5 (1.40%) PHP
14 2 (0.56%) Perl
14 2 (0.56%) REXX
14 2 (0.56%) JCL
Qualifications
1 39 (10.96%) Degree
2 11 (3.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 9 (2.53%) PMP
3 9 (2.53%) PMI Certification
3 9 (2.53%) ISEB
3 9 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.40%) PhD
4 5 (1.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 5 (1.40%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 4 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.56%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.28%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.28%) OCMJD
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.15%) QA
System Software
1 16 (4.49%) Hyper-V
1 16 (4.49%) XenServer
2 10 (2.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.56%) RACF
4 1 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) CA Endevor
1 2 (0.56%) Puppet
1 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (10.96%) Oracle
2 38 (10.67%) hybris
3 36 (10.11%) Cisco
3 36 (10.11%) Microsoft
4 24 (6.74%) IBM
4 24 (6.74%) ATG
4 24 (6.74%) Google
5 16 (4.49%) HP
5 16 (4.49%) Citrix
6 14 (3.93%) Red Hat
6 14 (3.93%) Demandware
7 11 (3.09%) Sybase
8 9 (2.53%) Xamarin
9 7 (1.97%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.97%) SAP
10 5 (1.40%) Zend
10 5 (1.40%) Ab Initio
10 5 (1.40%) Teradata
11 4 (1.12%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.56%) Informatica
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £ neg+bonus+bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
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