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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 23 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 22.12% 15.75% 21.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.47% 19.66% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 27
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
94 117 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 90.38% 80.14% 84.06%
Number of salaries quoted 79 75 103
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,961 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Preston

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (48.00%) C#
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 20 (40.00%) .NET
4 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (38.00%) QA
4 19 (38.00%) Selenium
4 19 (38.00%) WebDriver
5 17 (34.00%) QMS
5 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (34.00%) Finance
6 16 (32.00%) MVC
7 14 (28.00%) Automation Testing
8 13 (26.00%) HTML
8 13 (26.00%) CSS
9 12 (24.00%) Windows
9 12 (24.00%) SQL
10 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (18.00%) CMS
12 8 (16.00%) Kentico
12 8 (16.00%) WinForms
13 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
13 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
14 6 (12.00%) OO
14 6 (12.00%) jQuery
15 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
15 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
15 5 (10.00%) PHP
16 4 (8.00%) WCF

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (18.00%) CMS
2 8 (16.00%) Kentico
3 2 (4.00%) SilverStripe
3 2 (4.00%) Node.js
3 2 (4.00%) WordPress
3 2 (4.00%) nginx
3 2 (4.00%) Drupal
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Selenium
1 19 (38.00%) WebDriver
2 9 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.00%) WinRunner
4 1 (2.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Games
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
2 20 (40.00%) Analyst
3 19 (38.00%) Test Analyst
4 16 (32.00%) .NET Developer
5 12 (24.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 12 (24.00%) Automation Analyst
6 8 (16.00%) C# Developer
7 7 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Account Manager
10 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.00%) PHP Developer
10 2 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
10 2 (4.00%) Agile C# Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Automation Tester
11 1 (2.00%) SQL Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Agile .NET Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 1 (2.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) .NET
2 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (26.00%) CSS
3 13 (26.00%) HTML
4 8 (16.00%) WinForms
5 6 (12.00%) jQuery
6 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.00%) WCF
7 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (8.00%) HTML5
8 3 (6.00%) ADO.NET
8 3 (6.00%) SOAP
8 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.00%) li3
9 2 (4.00%) React
9 2 (4.00%) Ext JS
9 2 (4.00%) CSS3
9 2 (4.00%) Ember.js
9 2 (4.00%) Laravel
9 2 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) W3C
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) QMS
2 16 (32.00%) MVC
3 14 (28.00%) Automation Testing
4 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.00%) OO
6 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.00%) Pay per click
7 3 (6.00%) Web Development
7 3 (6.00%) Business Development
7 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.00%) OOP
7 3 (6.00%) SEO
7 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.00%) B2B
7 3 (6.00%) B2C
7 3 (6.00%) TDD
8 2 (4.00%) Scrum
8 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.00%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) C#
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.00%) SQL
5 5 (10.00%) PHP
6 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) Perl
7 2 (4.00%) C
7 2 (4.00%) Ruby
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) Delphi
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (38.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) Zend
2 1 (2.00%) New Relic
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Google