The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 21 9 22
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 56 72 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 8.79% 18.46% 8.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% 23.92% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 47 65 36
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
523 301 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 82.10% 77.18% 73.46%
Number of salaries quoted 443 256 341
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,782
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Software Development
Northamptonshire

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 18 April 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Northampton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 65 (52.00%) Java
2 60 (48.00%) Software Engineering
3 43 (34.40%) J2EE
4 39 (31.20%) hybris
5 38 (30.40%) Linux
5 38 (30.40%) TDD
6 37 (29.60%) Scrum
7 35 (28.00%) SQL
7 35 (28.00%) Spring
8 34 (27.20%) C#
8 34 (27.20%) OOP
8 34 (27.20%) OOD
9 31 (24.80%) Mathematics
10 30 (24.00%) Degree
10 30 (24.00%) OO
11 29 (23.20%) .NET
11 29 (23.20%) Pair Programming
12 27 (21.60%) Selenium
13 26 (20.80%) Apache
13 26 (20.80%) Tomcat
14 25 (20.00%) Google
14 25 (20.00%) FitNesse
15 24 (19.20%) Project Management
16 23 (18.40%) Windows
17 22 (17.60%) LAN
17 22 (17.60%) Cisco
17 22 (17.60%) WAN
17 22 (17.60%) Computer Science
17 22 (17.60%) Open Source
18 21 (16.80%) MySQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 26 (20.80%) Apache
1 26 (20.80%) Tomcat
2 15 (12.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.20%) DNN
3 4 (3.20%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.40%) SaaS
2 16 (12.80%) IaaS
3 15 (12.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.60%) LAN
1 22 (17.60%) WAN
2 19 (15.20%) SAN
3 4 (3.20%) Wireless
4 2 (1.60%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (1.60%) HSRP
4 2 (1.60%) VPN
4 2 (1.60%) Internet
4 2 (1.60%) OSPF
4 2 (1.60%) BGP
4 2 (1.60%) Firewall
5 1 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.80%) MySQL
2 15 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (21.60%) Selenium
2 25 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 13 (10.40%) JUnit
4 11 (8.80%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.20%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.80%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.80%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.80%) JIRA
6 1 (0.80%) ReSharper
General
1 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (8.00%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Retail
3 4 (3.20%) Marketing
4 1 (0.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (32.00%) Developer
2 29 (23.20%) Software Engineer
3 25 (20.00%) Analyst
4 19 (15.20%) Java Developer
5 17 (13.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 17 (13.60%) J2EE Developer
5 17 (13.60%) Java Software Engineer
6 16 (12.80%) Designer
7 15 (12.00%) Infrastructure Designer
8 14 (11.20%) Business Analyst
9 12 (9.60%) Software Developer
9 12 (9.60%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 9 (7.20%) Agile Business Analyst
11 9 (7.20%) C# Developer
12 6 (4.80%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (4.80%) Senior Business Analyst
12 6 (4.80%) Support Analyst
13 5 (4.00%) Developer Analyst
13 5 (4.00%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (34.40%) J2EE
2 35 (28.00%) Spring
3 29 (23.20%) .NET
4 18 (14.40%) XML
5 17 (13.60%) Struts
6 13 (10.40%) Web Services
7 12 (9.60%) JSP
7 12 (9.60%) EJB
8 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET
9 10 (8.00%) Servlets
9 10 (8.00%) HTML
9 10 (8.00%) jQuery
10 8 (6.40%) CSS
10 8 (6.40%) Ajax
11 7 (5.60%) Java EE
12 6 (4.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (4.80%) HTML5
12 6 (4.80%) CSS3
13 5 (4.00%) Hibernate
13 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.80%) Mathematics
2 22 (17.60%) Computer Science
2 22 (17.60%) Open Source
3 12 (9.60%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.40%) Physics
5 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (30.40%) Linux
2 23 (18.40%) Windows
3 3 (2.40%) Android
4 1 (0.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (30.40%) TDD
3 37 (29.60%) Scrum
4 34 (27.20%) OOP
4 34 (27.20%) OOD
5 30 (24.00%) OO
6 29 (23.20%) Pair Programming
7 24 (19.20%) Project Management
8 18 (14.40%) Agile Project Management
8 18 (14.40%) Web Development
9 12 (9.60%) Unit Testing
10 10 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 10 (8.00%) Change Management
11 6 (4.80%) MVC
12 5 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (3.20%) Manual Testing
13 4 (3.20%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (3.20%) Network Monitoring
13 4 (3.20%) Web Design
14 3 (2.40%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (52.00%) Java
2 35 (28.00%) SQL
3 34 (27.20%) C#
4 19 (15.20%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.60%) C++
6 8 (6.40%) C
7 6 (4.80%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.20%) PHP
9 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (24.00%) Degree
2 17 (13.60%) Sun Certification
3 6 (4.80%) ISEB
4 5 (4.00%) OCPJP
4 5 (4.00%) OCMJD
5 2 (1.60%) CCNA
5 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) XenApp
1 3 (2.40%) XenServer
1 3 (2.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (31.20%) hybris
2 25 (20.00%) Google
3 22 (17.60%) Cisco
4 21 (16.80%) Oracle
5 17 (13.60%) Sun
6 5 (4.00%) Citrix
7 4 (3.20%) HP
7 4 (3.20%) SAP
8 3 (2.40%) IBM
8 3 (2.40%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.60%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.60%) F5
9 2 (1.60%) Juniper
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens+bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Novacroft
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago