The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 17 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 8 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 9.30% 18.89% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.27% 24.29% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 3
Average salary £60,000 £41,250 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +44.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Agile Software Development
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 70 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 82.56% 77.78% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 56 49 55
Average salary £41,250 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Salford

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Salford region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Salford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 20 (68.97%) .NET
2 18 (62.07%) C#
3 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
4 13 (44.83%) HTML
4 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
4 13 (44.83%) MVC
5 12 (41.38%) TDD
6 11 (37.93%) jQuery
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
7 10 (34.48%) OO
7 10 (34.48%) User Stories
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (31.03%) WinForms
8 9 (31.03%) Finance
9 8 (27.59%) SQL
9 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
10 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
10 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 7 (24.14%) Scrum
11 5 (17.24%) CSS
11 5 (17.24%) BDD
12 4 (13.79%) Web Services
12 4 (13.79%) XML
13 3 (10.34%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
13 3 (10.34%) Project Management
13 3 (10.34%) RUP

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) Hudson
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Firebug
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) .NET Developer
3 9 (31.03%) C# Developer
3 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (31.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (31.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (24.14%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (10.34%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (10.34%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 13 (44.83%) HTML
4 11 (37.93%) jQuery
5 9 (31.03%) WinForms
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (17.24%) CSS
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 4 (13.79%) XML
8 3 (10.34%) REST
8 3 (10.34%) Backbone.js
8 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.45%) Play Framework
9 1 (3.45%) CSS3
9 1 (3.45%) HTML5
9 1 (3.45%) Flash
9 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) BBC
1 1 (3.45%) Interactive TV
1 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) MVC
2 12 (41.38%) TDD
3 10 (34.48%) OO
3 10 (34.48%) User Stories
4 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
5 7 (24.14%) Scrum
6 5 (17.24%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) Kanban
7 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
7 3 (10.34%) Use Case
7 3 (10.34%) RUP
7 3 (10.34%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.45%) Product Management
9 1 (3.45%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) Scala
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
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