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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 48 41 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.03% 24.26% 10.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 48.98% 30.15% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 23
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
98 136 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 83.76% 80.47% 56.71%
Number of salaries quoted 46 104 112
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +5 45 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 69 (71.88%) Degree
2 63 (65.63%) Software Engineering
3 55 (57.29%) Java
4 54 (56.25%) Computer Science
5 53 (55.21%) TDD
6 51 (53.13%) OO
7 47 (48.96%) Linux
8 46 (47.92%) UNIX
8 46 (47.92%) Java EE
9 45 (46.88%) Subversion
9 45 (46.88%) Multithreading
9 45 (46.88%) Git (software)
10 24 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 22 (22.92%) .NET
12 19 (19.79%) SQL
13 18 (18.75%) C#
14 17 (17.71%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
16 15 (15.63%) HTML
16 15 (15.63%) MVC
16 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (14.58%) C++
17 14 (14.58%) Visual Studio
17 14 (14.58%) XML
17 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
17 14 (14.58%) JSF
17 14 (14.58%) PrimeFaces
18 13 (13.54%) C
18 13 (13.54%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (5.21%) IIS
2 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) Intranet
1 4 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (46.88%) Git (software)
1 45 (46.88%) Subversion
2 14 (14.58%) Visual Studio
3 13 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.21%) MSTest
4 5 (5.21%) Rational Rose
4 5 (5.21%) NUnit
5 1 (1.04%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (1.04%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.04%) JMeter
5 1 (1.04%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 7 (7.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.25%) Finance
3 3 (3.13%) Legal
3 3 (3.13%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.13%) Games
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 14 (14.58%) Senior Java Engineer
3 12 (12.50%) Analyst
4 9 (9.38%) Software Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 7 (7.29%) Real Time Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (5.21%) QA Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Tester
8 3 (3.13%) Quality Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) QA Tester
8 3 (3.13%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Portfolio Analyst
9 2 (2.08%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.08%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.92%) Java EE
2 22 (22.92%) .NET
3 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 15 (15.63%) HTML
4 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (14.58%) PrimeFaces
5 14 (14.58%) XML
5 14 (14.58%) JSF
6 12 (12.50%) Web Services
7 6 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 6 (6.25%) jQuery
8 5 (5.21%) JSON
8 5 (5.21%) Ajax
8 5 (5.21%) XSLT
8 5 (5.21%) COM+
8 5 (5.21%) CSS
9 4 (4.17%) Silverlight
10 3 (3.13%) XSL
11 1 (1.04%) WPF
11 1 (1.04%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 54 (56.25%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.29%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.17%) User Experience
4 4 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.13%) PMI
6 2 (2.08%) GIS
7 1 (1.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 47 (48.96%) Linux
2 46 (47.92%) UNIX
3 5 (5.21%) Windows
3 5 (5.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (65.63%) Software Engineering
2 53 (55.21%) TDD
3 51 (53.13%) OO
4 45 (46.88%) Multithreading
5 17 (17.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (15.63%) MVC
7 13 (13.54%) Web Development
8 9 (9.38%) Use Case
8 9 (9.38%) Project Management
9 8 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 8 (8.33%) Time Management
10 7 (7.29%) Network Management
11 6 (6.25%) User Stories
11 6 (6.25%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.25%) UML
12 5 (5.21%) OOP
12 5 (5.21%) Risk Management
12 5 (5.21%) SOA
12 5 (5.21%) Integration Testing
13 4 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (57.29%) Java
2 19 (19.79%) SQL
3 18 (18.75%) C#
4 14 (14.58%) C++
5 13 (13.54%) C
6 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 69 (71.88%) Degree
2 5 (5.21%) MCAD
2 5 (5.21%) MCSD
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.13%) MBA
3 3 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.13%) Postgraduate
3 3 (3.13%) ISEB
3 3 (3.13%) CITP
3 3 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.33%) Oracle
3 5 (5.21%) Northgate
4 1 (1.04%) IBM
4 1 (1.04%) HP
4 1 (1.04%) KANA
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