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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 5 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 20 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 14.08% 23.68% 10.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.54% 27.91% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 10
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
114 129 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 80.28% 84.87% 73.83%
Number of salaries quoted 77 116 69
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +23.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £70,000
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 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 16 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Preston

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 15 (45.45%) Scrum
2 11 (33.33%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) Marketing
3 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) MVC
3 9 (27.27%) Digital Media
3 9 (27.27%) Facebook
3 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 9 (27.27%) User Experience
4 8 (24.24%) jQuery
5 7 (21.21%) Java
6 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.18%) TDD
6 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
7 5 (15.15%) SQL
8 4 (12.12%) J2EE
8 4 (12.12%) Spring
8 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
8 4 (12.12%) Test Planning
9 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
9 3 (9.09%) eggPlant
9 3 (9.09%) Facilita Forecast
9 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (9.09%) BDD
9 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
9 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.09%) Backbone.js

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 3 (9.09%) Node.js
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) eggPlant
1 3 (9.09%) Facilita Forecast
1 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
1 3 (9.09%) SoapUI
1 3 (9.09%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) JMeter
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Project Manager
3 9 (27.27%) Digital Project Manager
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Project Manager
4 6 (18.18%) Tester
5 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (9.09%) Functional Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Manual Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) jQuery
3 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.12%) J2EE
4 4 (12.12%) Spring
5 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (9.09%) Backbone.js
5 3 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (9.09%) REST
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.09%) Ajax
5 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 3 (9.09%) Classic ASP
5 3 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (6.06%) XML
6 2 (6.06%) JSP
6 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.06%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Digital Media
1 9 (27.27%) User Experience
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Scrum
2 9 (27.27%) MVC
2 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 6 (18.18%) TDD
3 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.12%) Test Planning
5 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 3 (9.09%) BDD
5 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Kanban
5 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.03%) Budget Control
7 1 (3.03%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.21%) Java
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) VB
6 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.06%) VBScript
7 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.09%) MCSD
2 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Facebook
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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