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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 18 39 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 19.78% 26.35% 7.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.38% 31.97% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £65,000 £34,500
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
77 122 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 84.62% 82.43% 64.94%
Number of salaries quoted 69 112 42
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 2 March 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Preston

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
4 10 (32.26%) MVC
5 9 (29.03%) Java
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
5 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (29.03%) Waterfall
6 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (22.58%) jQuery
7 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
7 7 (22.58%) CSS
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 6 (19.35%) Selenium
9 5 (16.13%) Ajax
9 5 (16.13%) TDD
9 5 (16.13%) Finance
9 5 (16.13%) Scrum
9 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
9 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (16.13%) MCSD
10 4 (12.90%) XML
10 4 (12.90%) HTML
10 4 (12.90%) Tandem
10 4 (12.90%) NUnit
10 4 (12.90%) NHibernate
10 4 (12.90%) Degree
10 4 (12.90%) LINQ

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) FileNet
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) WebDriver
2 4 (12.90%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (12.90%) Moq
2 4 (12.90%) NUnit
3 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) Calabash
3 1 (3.23%) Appium
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Test Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Graduate
5 4 (12.90%) Junior
5 4 (12.90%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Junior Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
3 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
3 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (22.58%) jQuery
4 7 (22.58%) CSS
5 5 (16.13%) Ajax
6 4 (12.90%) NHibernate
6 4 (12.90%) XML
6 4 (12.90%) HTML
6 4 (12.90%) LINQ
7 3 (9.68%) XSLT
8 2 (6.45%) Classic ASP
8 2 (6.45%) SOAP
9 1 (3.23%) Web Services
9 1 (3.23%) J2EE
9 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET
9 1 (3.23%) LAMP
9 1 (3.23%) WinForms
9 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Tandem
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) MVC
2 9 (29.03%) Waterfall
3 5 (16.13%) Scrum
3 5 (16.13%) TDD
3 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.90%) Kanban
4 4 (12.90%) QMS
4 4 (12.90%) BDD
4 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
4 4 (12.90%) People Management
5 3 (9.68%) Manual Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.45%) Budget Control
6 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C#
2 9 (29.03%) Java
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VBScript
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) MCSD
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) Software AG
2 2 (6.45%) Informatica
2 2 (6.45%) webMethods
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Pega
Preston
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago