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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 15 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 26.32% 22.33% 18.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.85% 25.70% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 26
Average salary £45,000 £34,400 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.81% -11.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £25,625
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
52 179 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 91.23% 86.89% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 44 100 91
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,249 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +4 13 £50,000 +43.88% 6
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (51.72%) Java
2 29 (50.00%) Degree
3 27 (46.55%) Software Engineering
4 24 (41.38%) Computer Science
5 20 (34.48%) Unit Testing
5 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (31.03%) HTML
7 17 (29.31%) Python
8 16 (27.59%) Linux
8 16 (27.59%) OO
8 16 (27.59%) Scrum
9 15 (25.86%) CSS
9 15 (25.86%) Web Services
10 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 14 (24.14%) SQL
11 13 (22.41%) C++
11 13 (22.41%) System Testing
12 12 (20.69%) Ruby
12 12 (20.69%) NoSQL
12 12 (20.69%) Relational Database
12 12 (20.69%) Rapid7
13 11 (18.97%) Apple iOS
13 11 (18.97%) HTML5
13 11 (18.97%) Android
13 11 (18.97%) TDD
14 10 (17.24%) Git (software)
14 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (17.24%) Open Source
14 10 (17.24%) Android Development
14 10 (17.24%) iOS Development

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
1 6 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (8.62%) Node.js
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.45%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.72%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.34%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (5.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) SaaS
4 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.72%) Office 365
5 1 (1.72%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.34%) Wireshark
3 5 (8.62%) HTTP
4 3 (5.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.72%) Internet
5 1 (1.72%) Firewall
5 1 (1.72%) SSH
5 1 (1.72%) VoIP
5 1 (1.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) NoSQL
1 12 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.34%) RDBMS
3 6 (10.34%) Big Data
3 6 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.90%) MySQL
5 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.17%) Redis
6 2 (3.45%) Hazelcast
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.72%) SQLite
7 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.79%) Maven
3 8 (13.79%) Ant
4 6 (10.34%) Subversion
5 5 (8.62%) Cucumber
5 5 (8.62%) Selenium
6 4 (6.90%) NUnit
6 4 (6.90%) SoapUI
7 3 (5.17%) Capybara
7 3 (5.17%) Mercurial
7 3 (5.17%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.17%) Metasploit
8 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.45%) FitNesse
8 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.45%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.45%) JMeter
8 2 (3.45%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
1 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Military
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) Software Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Development Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Applications Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) Software Development Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Lead Software Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.62%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (6.90%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Software Development Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Development Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (5.17%) DSP Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) DSP Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) HTML
2 15 (25.86%) CSS
2 15 (25.86%) Web Services
3 11 (18.97%) HTML5
4 7 (12.07%) XML
4 7 (12.07%) .NET
5 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
5 5 (8.62%) SOAP
5 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
5 5 (8.62%) CSS3
6 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.90%) Entity Framework
6 4 (6.90%) Spring
7 3 (5.17%) JSON
7 3 (5.17%) WSDL
7 3 (5.17%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.45%) Sass
8 2 (3.45%) LESS
8 2 (3.45%) EclipseLink
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.52%) iPhone
2 9 (15.52%) BBC
2 9 (15.52%) Smartphone
2 9 (15.52%) Social Media
2 9 (15.52%) iPad
3 7 (12.07%) User Experience
3 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.17%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Linux
2 11 (18.97%) Android
2 11 (18.97%) Apple iOS
3 9 (15.52%) Windows
4 7 (12.07%) UNIX
5 6 (10.34%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) CentOS
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Software Engineering
2 20 (34.48%) Unit Testing
2 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (27.59%) Scrum
3 16 (27.59%) OO
4 13 (22.41%) System Testing
5 11 (18.97%) TDD
6 10 (17.24%) Open Source
6 10 (17.24%) Android Development
6 10 (17.24%) iOS Development
7 9 (15.52%) Analytics
7 9 (15.52%) Mobile Development
7 9 (15.52%) OOP
8 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
8 8 (13.79%) SOA
9 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
9 7 (12.07%) Project Management
9 7 (12.07%) SDLC
9 7 (12.07%) BDD
10 6 (10.34%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) Java
2 17 (29.31%) Python
3 14 (24.14%) SQL
3 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.41%) C++
5 12 (20.69%) Ruby
6 9 (15.52%) Objective-C
7 8 (13.79%) C#
8 7 (12.07%) C
9 3 (5.17%) Perl
10 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.72%) PHP
11 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.72%) MBCS
3 1 (1.72%) CITP
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.72%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) VirtualBox
2 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (5.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Nmap
2 4 (6.90%) Puppet
3 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.72%) Munin
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Rapid7
2 9 (15.52%) Facebook
2 9 (15.52%) Apple
2 9 (15.52%) Sony
2 9 (15.52%) Yahoo!
2 9 (15.52%) Google
3 8 (13.79%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.34%) VMware
5 1 (1.72%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
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