The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 25 12 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 22.73% 6.45% 17.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.78% 9.02% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 25
Average salary £41,250 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,750 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Agile Software Development
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 133 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 81.82% 71.51% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 60 94 81
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 +17 17 £38,000 +4.82% 8
County Armagh - 2 £40,000 -
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 56 (81.16%) Software Engineering
2 54 (78.26%) Degree
3 52 (75.36%) Computer Science
4 39 (56.52%) TDD
5 38 (55.07%) Java
5 38 (55.07%) Git (software)
6 37 (53.62%) Subversion
7 36 (52.17%) Linux
8 35 (50.72%) OO
9 32 (46.38%) Multithreading
9 32 (46.38%) Java EE
9 32 (46.38%) UNIX
10 19 (27.54%) C++
11 16 (23.19%) C
12 12 (17.39%) HTML
12 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
12 12 (17.39%) Oracle
13 10 (14.49%) Manufacturing
13 10 (14.49%) JSF
13 10 (14.49%) Network Management
14 9 (13.04%) Scrum
14 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
14 9 (13.04%) Web Services
14 9 (13.04%) SQL
15 8 (11.59%) CSS
15 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (11.59%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (11.59%) PrimeFaces
15 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
16 6 (8.70%) System Testing

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (7.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.45%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Network Security
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (55.07%) Git (software)
2 37 (53.62%) Subversion
3 5 (7.25%) NUnit
4 2 (2.90%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.45%) Xcode
5 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (14.49%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.90%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (47.83%) Java Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Real Time Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) AWS Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Java Applications Developer
5 5 (7.25%) DSP Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) DSP Software Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Applications Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (4.35%) QA Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Consultant
8 1 (1.45%) Product Manager
8 1 (1.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (46.38%) Java EE
2 12 (17.39%) HTML
3 10 (14.49%) JSF
4 9 (13.04%) Web Services
5 8 (11.59%) CSS
5 8 (11.59%) PrimeFaces
6 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (7.25%) HTML5
6 5 (7.25%) Entity Framework
6 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.25%) .NET
6 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.80%) XML
7 4 (5.80%) XSL
8 2 (2.90%) J2EE
8 2 (2.90%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 52 (75.36%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Open Source
3 2 (2.90%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (52.17%) Linux
2 32 (46.38%) UNIX
3 2 (2.90%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.45%) Android
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (81.16%) Software Engineering
2 39 (56.52%) TDD
3 35 (50.72%) OO
4 32 (46.38%) Multithreading
5 10 (14.49%) Network Management
6 9 (13.04%) Scrum
7 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
7 8 (11.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.70%) System Testing
8 6 (8.70%) Project Management
9 5 (7.25%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.25%) MVC
9 5 (7.25%) Validation
9 5 (7.25%) BDD
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (5.80%) Regression Testing
11 3 (4.35%) CRM
11 3 (4.35%) OOD
11 3 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.07%) Java
2 19 (27.54%) C++
3 16 (23.19%) C
4 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.04%) SQL
6 5 (7.25%) C#
7 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.45%) Python
8 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.45%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 54 (78.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.45%) ATG
3 1 (1.45%) Google
3 1 (1.45%) NetSuite
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