The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 10 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 34 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.83% 15.08% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.86% 23.48% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 0
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
163 115 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 80.69% 64.25% 63.47%
Number of salaries quoted 95 78 75
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £28,650 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Northern Ireland region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +1 33 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 29 (65.91%) Degree
2 28 (63.64%) .NET
3 26 (59.09%) SQL Server
4 25 (56.82%) SQL
5 22 (50.00%) C#
6 19 (43.18%) Java
6 19 (43.18%) MVC
7 18 (40.91%) Software Engineering
7 18 (40.91%) HTML
8 17 (38.64%) ASP.NET
8 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
9 16 (36.36%) Visual Studio
9 16 (36.36%) Web Services
9 16 (36.36%) Web Development
9 16 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (31.82%) Use Case
10 14 (31.82%) XML
10 14 (31.82%) CSS
11 13 (29.55%) Project Management
11 13 (29.55%) Business Analysis
12 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
13 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 11 (25.00%) Time Management
14 10 (22.73%) C++
14 10 (22.73%) SaaS
14 10 (22.73%) User Stories
15 9 (20.45%) Client/Server
15 9 (20.45%) Intranet
15 9 (20.45%) Internet

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (11.36%) IIS
2 3 (6.82%) Node.js
3 2 (4.55%) nginx
3 2 (4.55%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) Mule
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Intranet
1 9 (20.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) HSQLDB
4 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Visual Studio
1 16 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.36%) MSTest
2 5 (11.36%) Rational Rose
2 5 (11.36%) NUnit
3 3 (6.82%) Selenium
4 2 (4.55%) JIRA
4 2 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.27%) JDeveloper
5 1 (2.27%) JMeter
5 1 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Software Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Automation Tester
6 3 (6.82%) Tester
7 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Tester
8 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Automation Tester
8 1 (2.27%) Product Owner
8 1 (2.27%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) .NET
2 18 (40.91%) HTML
3 17 (38.64%) ASP.NET
4 16 (36.36%) Web Services
4 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (31.82%) XML
5 14 (31.82%) CSS
6 9 (20.45%) Silverlight
7 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
7 7 (15.91%) jQuery
8 6 (13.64%) Ajax
9 5 (11.36%) JSON
9 5 (11.36%) COM+
9 5 (11.36%) XSLT
10 3 (6.82%) J2EE
10 3 (6.82%) JSP
10 3 (6.82%) Spring
10 3 (6.82%) JSF
10 3 (6.82%) HTML5
10 3 (6.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
1 9 (20.45%) Client/Server
2 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) GIS
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Equities
4 1 (2.27%) Derivative
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.27%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) MVC
2 18 (40.91%) Software Engineering
3 16 (36.36%) Web Development
4 14 (31.82%) Use Case
5 13 (29.55%) Business Analysis
5 13 (29.55%) Project Management
6 11 (25.00%) Time Management
7 10 (22.73%) User Stories
8 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
9 7 (15.91%) Scrum
9 7 (15.91%) UML
9 7 (15.91%) OO
9 7 (15.91%) SOA
10 6 (13.64%) OOP
10 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
12 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
12 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
12 4 (9.09%) Kanban
13 2 (4.55%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) SQL
2 22 (50.00%) C#
3 19 (43.18%) Java
4 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 10 (22.73%) C++
6 6 (13.64%) C
7 4 (9.09%) Python
8 2 (4.55%) Ruby
8 2 (4.55%) Perl
9 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.27%) VBA
9 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (65.91%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) MCAD
2 5 (11.36%) MCSD
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) Northgate
4 1 (2.27%) Talend
4 1 (2.27%) Sybase
4 1 (2.27%) JBoss
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.27%) webMethods
4 1 (2.27%) KANA
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