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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 47 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 25.68% 15.98% 8.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.32% 20.30% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 6
Average salary £34,400 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.26% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £40,000 £45,000
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
155 133 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 84.70% 78.70% 66.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 99 79
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £24,200 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £56,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 17 September 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 +3 37 £34,750 -7.33% 9
County Londonderry 0 7 £34,300 -14.25%
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 43 (55.84%) Degree
2 38 (49.35%) .NET
3 35 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 32 (41.56%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (38.96%) C#
6 29 (37.66%) Software Engineering
7 28 (36.36%) Java
8 27 (35.06%) SQL
9 25 (32.47%) MVC
9 25 (32.47%) Web Development
10 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
11 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 22 (28.57%) Project Management
12 21 (27.27%) Web Services
12 21 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (25.97%) HTML
13 20 (25.97%) Visual Studio
14 19 (24.68%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (22.08%) XML
15 17 (22.08%) User Experience
16 16 (20.78%) Finance
17 15 (19.48%) OO
17 15 (19.48%) TDD
18 14 (18.18%) CSS
18 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
18 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
18 14 (18.18%) Use Case
18 14 (18.18%) Time Management
19 13 (16.88%) C++
19 13 (16.88%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (6.49%) IIS
2 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (3.90%) Node.js
3 2 (2.60%) nginx
3 2 (2.60%) Apache
3 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.30%) Mule
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) Intranet
1 9 (11.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.90%) MySQL
4 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.60%) HSQLDB
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Visual Studio
2 19 (24.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.79%) Subversion
4 5 (6.49%) NUnit
4 5 (6.49%) Rational Rose
4 5 (6.49%) MSTest
5 2 (2.60%) JIRA
5 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.30%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.30%) JMeter
6 1 (1.30%) JUnit
6 1 (1.30%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (1.30%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.30%) Mockito
6 1 (1.30%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 16 (20.78%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Legal
2 3 (3.90%) Games
2 3 (3.90%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) Analyst
3 15 (19.48%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Java Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Technology Consultant
7 6 (7.79%) Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Tester
9 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Java Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Quality Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Portfolio Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) QA Tester
10 3 (3.90%) QA Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (49.35%) .NET
2 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 21 (27.27%) Web Services
3 21 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (25.97%) HTML
5 17 (22.08%) XML
6 14 (18.18%) CSS
7 9 (11.69%) Silverlight
8 8 (10.39%) JSF
9 7 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 7 (9.09%) Java EE
9 7 (9.09%) jQuery
10 6 (7.79%) JSON
10 6 (7.79%) Ajax
11 5 (6.49%) WCF
11 5 (6.49%) COM+
11 5 (6.49%) XSLT
11 5 (6.49%) Spring
12 4 (5.19%) Hibernate
12 4 (5.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.56%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (22.08%) User Experience
3 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 12 (15.58%) Management Information System
5 9 (11.69%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.90%) PMI
7 2 (2.60%) GIS
8 1 (1.30%) Equities
8 1 (1.30%) Derivative
8 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.30%) Physics
8 1 (1.30%) Open Source
8 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Linux
2 7 (9.09%) UNIX
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.30%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.66%) Software Engineering
2 25 (32.47%) Web Development
2 25 (32.47%) MVC
3 22 (28.57%) Project Management
4 15 (19.48%) OO
4 15 (19.48%) TDD
5 14 (18.18%) Use Case
5 14 (18.18%) Time Management
6 13 (16.88%) Business Analysis
6 13 (16.88%) Risk Management
7 11 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 10 (12.99%) User Stories
9 9 (11.69%) Change Management
9 9 (11.69%) Scrum
10 8 (10.39%) UML
11 7 (9.09%) SOA
11 7 (9.09%) Multithreading
11 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (7.79%) Performance Improvement
12 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.96%) C#
2 28 (36.36%) Java
3 27 (35.06%) SQL
4 13 (16.88%) C++
5 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.49%) C
7 3 (3.90%) Python
7 3 (3.90%) PowerHouse
7 3 (3.90%) Ruby
8 2 (2.60%) Perl
9 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.30%) VBA
9 1 (1.30%) Groovy
9 1 (1.30%) Scala
9 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 43 (55.84%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) MCAD
2 5 (6.49%) MCSD
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.90%) CITP
4 3 (3.90%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.90%) MBA
4 3 (3.90%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.90%) Postgraduate
4 3 (3.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle
3 5 (6.49%) Northgate
4 2 (2.60%) Sybase
4 2 (2.60%) IBM
5 1 (1.30%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) Talend
5 1 (1.30%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.30%) webMethods
5 1 (1.30%) KANA
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Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + excellent benefits package
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Salary: £26000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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