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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 19 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 58 78 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.13% 19.85% 8.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 26.26% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 71 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 £34,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
522 297 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 82.20% 75.57% 72.67%
Number of salaries quoted 449 253 337
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 24 April 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Northampton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 67 (52.76%) Java
2 60 (47.24%) Software Engineering
3 42 (33.07%) J2EE
4 40 (31.50%) hybris
5 39 (30.71%) Linux
6 38 (29.92%) C#
7 37 (29.13%) TDD
7 37 (29.13%) Scrum
8 34 (26.77%) Spring
9 33 (25.98%) OOP
9 33 (25.98%) OOD
10 32 (25.20%) SQL
11 31 (24.41%) .NET
11 31 (24.41%) Degree
11 31 (24.41%) Mathematics
12 28 (22.05%) Pair Programming
13 27 (21.26%) OO
13 27 (21.26%) Apache
13 27 (21.26%) Tomcat
14 26 (20.47%) Project Management
14 26 (20.47%) Open Source
15 25 (19.69%) Google
16 24 (18.90%) Selenium
17 23 (18.11%) Cisco
17 23 (18.11%) Windows
18 22 (17.32%) JavaScript
18 22 (17.32%) MySQL
18 22 (17.32%) Oracle
18 22 (17.32%) LAN
18 22 (17.32%) WAN

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 27 (21.26%) Apache
1 27 (21.26%) Tomcat
2 16 (12.60%) OpenStack
3 6 (4.72%) DNN
3 6 (4.72%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.96%) SaaS
2 17 (13.39%) IaaS
3 16 (12.60%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.32%) LAN
1 22 (17.32%) WAN
2 20 (15.75%) SAN
3 5 (3.94%) Wireless
4 2 (1.57%) HSRP
4 2 (1.57%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (1.57%) Firewall
4 2 (1.57%) VPN
4 2 (1.57%) Internet
4 2 (1.57%) OSPF
4 2 (1.57%) BGP
5 1 (0.79%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.32%) MySQL
2 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (18.90%) Selenium
2 22 (17.32%) FitNesse
3 13 (10.24%) JUnit
4 12 (9.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.15%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.79%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.79%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.79%) JIRA
7 1 (0.79%) ReSharper
General
1 10 (7.87%) Telecoms
1 10 (7.87%) Finance
2 6 (4.72%) Marketing
2 6 (4.72%) Retail
3 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (33.07%) Developer
2 26 (20.47%) Software Engineer
3 23 (18.11%) Analyst
4 19 (14.96%) Java Developer
5 17 (13.39%) Designer
5 17 (13.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 17 (13.39%) J2EE Developer
6 16 (12.60%) Infrastructure Designer
7 15 (11.81%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (10.24%) Software Developer
8 13 (10.24%) Business Analyst
9 11 (8.66%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (7.87%) C# Developer
11 9 (7.09%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 8 (6.30%) Agile Business Analyst
13 6 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (4.72%) Senior Business Analyst
13 6 (4.72%) .NET Developer
13 6 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
14 5 (3.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (33.07%) J2EE
2 34 (26.77%) Spring
3 31 (24.41%) .NET
4 20 (15.75%) XML
5 17 (13.39%) Struts
6 14 (11.02%) ASP.NET
7 13 (10.24%) HTML
7 13 (10.24%) Web Services
8 12 (9.45%) JSP
8 12 (9.45%) EJB
8 12 (9.45%) jQuery
9 10 (7.87%) CSS
9 10 (7.87%) Servlets
9 10 (7.87%) Ajax
10 9 (7.09%) Java EE
11 8 (6.30%) HTML5
11 8 (6.30%) CSS3
11 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 6 (4.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.41%) Mathematics
2 26 (20.47%) Open Source
3 22 (17.32%) Computer Science
4 12 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (6.30%) Physics
6 2 (1.57%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.71%) Linux
2 23 (18.11%) Windows
3 3 (2.36%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (47.24%) Software Engineering
2 37 (29.13%) TDD
2 37 (29.13%) Scrum
3 33 (25.98%) OOP
3 33 (25.98%) OOD
4 28 (22.05%) Pair Programming
5 27 (21.26%) OO
6 26 (20.47%) Project Management
7 20 (15.75%) Web Development
8 19 (14.96%) Agile Project Management
9 12 (9.45%) Unit Testing
10 9 (7.09%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.09%) Change Management
11 6 (4.72%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (4.72%) MVC
11 6 (4.72%) Web Design
12 5 (3.94%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.94%) Network Monitoring
13 4 (3.15%) Manual Testing
14 3 (2.36%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 67 (52.76%) Java
2 38 (29.92%) C#
3 32 (25.20%) SQL
4 22 (17.32%) JavaScript
5 15 (11.81%) C++
6 10 (7.87%) C
7 5 (3.94%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.15%) PHP
9 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (24.41%) Degree
2 17 (13.39%) Sun Certification
3 6 (4.72%) ISEB
4 5 (3.94%) OCPJP
4 5 (3.94%) OCMJD
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.79%) CCNA
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) XenApp
1 3 (2.36%) XenServer
1 3 (2.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (31.50%) hybris
2 25 (19.69%) Google
3 23 (18.11%) Cisco
4 22 (17.32%) Oracle
5 17 (13.39%) Sun
6 5 (3.94%) Citrix
6 5 (3.94%) SAP
7 4 (3.15%) HP
8 3 (2.36%) IBM
8 3 (2.36%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.57%) F5
9 2 (1.57%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.57%) Juniper
10 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago