The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 26 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 22.41% 11.43% 21.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.24% 14.81% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 23
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +36.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Agile Software Development
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 81 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 88.79% 77.14% 84.17%
Number of salaries quoted 70 71 92
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Preston region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Preston

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Preston region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Preston

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 19 (44.19%) C#
2 18 (41.86%) .NET
3 17 (39.53%) Java
3 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
3 17 (39.53%) Selenium
4 15 (34.88%) WebDriver
4 15 (34.88%) Finance
5 14 (32.56%) MVC
5 14 (32.56%) QMS
6 13 (30.23%) QA
7 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
8 9 (20.93%) HTML
8 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
9 7 (16.28%) CSS
9 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing
10 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
10 6 (13.95%) Windows
11 5 (11.63%) CMS
11 5 (11.63%) WinForms
11 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (11.63%) SQL
11 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (11.63%) Kentico
11 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (9.30%) Web Application Development
12 4 (9.30%) Kanban
12 4 (9.30%) BDD

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (11.63%) CMS
1 5 (11.63%) Kentico
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Selenium
2 15 (34.88%) WebDriver
3 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.30%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (9.30%) Moq
4 4 (9.30%) NUnit
5 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.33%) Appium
5 1 (2.33%) Calabash
5 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 15 (34.88%) Test Analyst
2 15 (34.88%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Automation Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Graduate
4 4 (9.30%) Junior
4 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Junior Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Tester
6 2 (4.65%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) .NET
2 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
3 9 (20.93%) HTML
4 7 (16.28%) CSS
4 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
6 5 (11.63%) WinForms
7 4 (9.30%) NHibernate
7 4 (9.30%) LINQ
8 2 (4.65%) HTML5
8 2 (4.65%) WCF
8 2 (4.65%) jQuery
8 2 (4.65%) SOAP
8 2 (4.65%) XML
8 2 (4.65%) XSLT
8 2 (4.65%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Tandem
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) MVC
1 14 (32.56%) QMS
2 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
3 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing
4 4 (9.30%) Web Application Development
4 4 (9.30%) Kanban
4 4 (9.30%) BDD
4 4 (9.30%) TDD
4 4 (9.30%) Scrum
5 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
5 3 (6.98%) OOP
5 3 (6.98%) OO
5 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.98%) Matrix Management
5 3 (6.98%) Manual Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Budget Control
6 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.65%) Time Management
6 2 (4.65%) Web Development
6 2 (4.65%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) C#
2 17 (39.53%) Java
3 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) HP
2 2 (4.65%) IBM
2 2 (4.65%) Software AG
2 2 (4.65%) Informatica
2 2 (4.65%) webMethods
3 1 (2.33%) Pega
Preston, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Halo HR
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Halo HR
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Test-Direct
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Preston
Fruition IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago