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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 15 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 20.27% 14.52% 24.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.86% 15.93% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 33
Average salary £36,250 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
58 113 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 78.38% 91.13% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 55 101 104
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Preston

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) QA
2 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
3 6 (31.58%) ISEB
3 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
3 6 (31.58%) Defect Management
4 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma
4 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
5 4 (21.05%) Time Management
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Selenium
6 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
6 3 (15.79%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) JMeter
7 2 (10.53%) Workflow

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
1 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
2 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.53%) Gerrit
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) JMeter
2 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.26%) Appium
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Business Process Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Process Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) QA Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Software Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) CSS3
3 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE
3 2 (10.53%) JSP
3 2 (10.53%) Spring
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) AS400
2 1 (5.26%) iSeries
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Defect Management
2 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
3 5 (26.32%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma
3 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (21.05%) Time Management
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
6 2 (10.53%) API Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) OWASP
6 2 (10.53%) QA Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ISEB
1 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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