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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 12 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 33 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 15.87% 17.58% 5.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.64% 24.17% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 0
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
168 120 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 80.77% 72.73% 61.48%
Number of salaries quoted 89 85 80
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £27,500 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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 0 33 £35,000 -10.25% 5
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 33 (71.74%) .NET
2 31 (67.39%) SQL Server
3 30 (65.22%) Degree
4 25 (54.35%) C#
4 25 (54.35%) SQL
5 23 (50.00%) MVC
6 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
7 20 (43.48%) HTML
7 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
8 19 (41.30%) Software Engineering
9 18 (39.13%) Web Development
9 18 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (39.13%) Visual Studio
10 17 (36.96%) Java
11 16 (34.78%) Web Services
11 16 (34.78%) XML
12 14 (30.43%) CSS
12 14 (30.43%) Use Case
13 13 (28.26%) Business Analysis
13 13 (28.26%) Time Management
13 13 (28.26%) Project Management
13 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
14 11 (23.91%) Unit Testing
15 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
15 10 (21.74%) SaaS
15 10 (21.74%) User Stories
16 9 (19.57%) C++
16 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
16 9 (19.57%) Intranet

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (10.87%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) Node.js
3 2 (4.35%) nginx
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) Mule
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Intranet
1 9 (19.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (67.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 2 (4.35%) HSQLDB
4 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Visual Studio
1 18 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.87%) MSTest
2 5 (10.87%) NUnit
2 5 (10.87%) Rational Rose
3 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.17%) JDeveloper
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Software Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.17%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (71.74%) .NET
2 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
3 20 (43.48%) HTML
3 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (34.78%) Web Services
4 16 (34.78%) XML
5 14 (30.43%) CSS
6 9 (19.57%) Silverlight
7 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
7 7 (15.22%) jQuery
8 6 (13.04%) Ajax
9 5 (10.87%) JSON
9 5 (10.87%) COM+
9 5 (10.87%) XSLT
10 3 (6.52%) J2EE
10 3 (6.52%) JSP
10 3 (6.52%) Spring
10 3 (6.52%) JSF
10 3 (6.52%) HTML5
10 3 (6.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
1 9 (19.57%) Client/Server
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) GIS
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Equities
4 1 (2.17%) Derivative
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) MVC
2 19 (41.30%) Software Engineering
3 18 (39.13%) Web Development
4 14 (30.43%) Use Case
5 13 (28.26%) Business Analysis
5 13 (28.26%) Time Management
5 13 (28.26%) Project Management
6 11 (23.91%) Unit Testing
7 10 (21.74%) User Stories
8 8 (17.39%) UML
9 7 (15.22%) OO
9 7 (15.22%) SOA
9 7 (15.22%) Scrum
10 6 (13.04%) OOP
10 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing
12 4 (8.70%) Kanban
12 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
12 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
13 2 (4.35%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) C#
1 25 (54.35%) SQL
2 17 (36.96%) Java
3 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.57%) C++
5 5 (10.87%) C
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby
6 2 (4.35%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) VBA
7 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) MCAD
2 5 (10.87%) MCSD
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Northgate
4 1 (2.17%) Talend
4 1 (2.17%) Sybase
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.17%) webMethods
4 1 (2.17%) KANA
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