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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 29 15 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 23.39% 7.61% 16.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.88% 10.07% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 29
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,500
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
104 149 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 83.87% 75.63% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 69 101 99
Average salary £38,000 £33,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -19.51%
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 £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +12 19 £38,000 +1.33% 9
County Armagh - 2 £40,000 -
County Londonderry - 1 £75,000 -
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 48 (76.19%) Software Engineering
2 46 (73.02%) Degree
3 43 (68.25%) Computer Science
4 28 (44.44%) TDD
5 27 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 26 (41.27%) Subversion
6 26 (41.27%) Java
7 25 (39.68%) Linux
7 25 (39.68%) OO
8 21 (33.33%) UNIX
9 20 (31.75%) Java EE
9 20 (31.75%) Multithreading
9 20 (31.75%) C++
10 17 (26.98%) C
11 15 (23.81%) HTML
11 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
12 13 (20.63%) Oracle
13 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
14 11 (17.46%) CSS
14 11 (17.46%) Web Services
14 11 (17.46%) Manufacturing
15 10 (15.87%) Scrum
15 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
15 10 (15.87%) Network Management
16 9 (14.29%) System Testing
16 9 (14.29%) SQL
17 8 (12.70%) Project Management
17 8 (12.70%) HTML5
18 7 (11.11%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) Node.js
2 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.59%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.59%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 26 (41.27%) Subversion
3 6 (9.52%) NUnit
4 2 (3.17%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.59%) Xcode
5 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (17.46%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Real Time Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) AWS Developer
4 6 (9.52%) Applications Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) DSP Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Java Applications Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) DSP Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) QA Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) Java EE
2 15 (23.81%) HTML
3 11 (17.46%) CSS
3 11 (17.46%) Web Services
4 8 (12.70%) HTML5
5 7 (11.11%) JSF
6 6 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (9.52%) Entity Framework
6 6 (9.52%) .NET
6 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.94%) PrimeFaces
8 4 (6.35%) XML
8 4 (6.35%) XSL
9 2 (3.17%) J2EE
9 2 (3.17%) CSS3
9 2 (3.17%) Vaadin
10 1 (1.59%) WebSockets
10 1 (1.59%) SOAP
10 1 (1.59%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (68.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.52%) Open Source
3 2 (3.17%) User Experience
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (1.59%) Solaris
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.59%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (76.19%) Software Engineering
2 28 (44.44%) TDD
3 25 (39.68%) OO
4 20 (31.75%) Multithreading
5 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (15.87%) Scrum
6 10 (15.87%) Network Management
7 9 (14.29%) System Testing
8 8 (12.70%) Project Management
9 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.52%) MVC
9 6 (9.52%) BDD
9 6 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.94%) Validation
11 4 (6.35%) Regression Testing
11 4 (6.35%) CRM
12 3 (4.76%) OOD
12 3 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.27%) Java
2 20 (31.75%) C++
3 17 (26.98%) C
4 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.29%) SQL
6 6 (9.52%) C#
7 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.17%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.59%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 46 (73.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.59%) Basel II
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.59%) ATG
3 1 (1.59%) Google
3 1 (1.59%) NetSuite
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