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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 17.19% 32.39% 31.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.75% 38.98% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 0
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
53 59 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 82.81% 83.10% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 37 51 13
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,200 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 December 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Salford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 14 (66.67%) TDD
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 12 (57.14%) HTML
4 11 (52.38%) BDD
5 10 (47.62%) CSS
5 10 (47.62%) Scrum
6 9 (42.86%) MVC
6 9 (42.86%) REST
7 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
7 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
7 8 (38.10%) .NET
8 7 (33.33%) Oracle
8 7 (33.33%) Java
8 7 (33.33%) Web Services
8 7 (33.33%) XML
8 7 (33.33%) OO
8 7 (33.33%) HTML5
9 6 (28.57%) jQuery
9 6 (28.57%) Requirements Management
9 6 (28.57%) CSS3
9 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) Maven
10 5 (23.81%) C#
10 5 (23.81%) Linux
10 5 (23.81%) Node.js
10 5 (23.81%) RESTful
11 4 (19.05%) Scala
11 4 (19.05%) Grails
11 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 5 (23.81%) Node.js
2 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Maven
2 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.52%) NUnit
3 2 (9.52%) CruiseControl
3 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 2 (9.52%) Moq
4 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (19.05%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Web Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) REST
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 7 (33.33%) Web Services
5 7 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (33.33%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) jQuery
6 6 (28.57%) CSS3
7 5 (23.81%) RESTful
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (19.05%) Servlets
8 4 (19.05%) Grails
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (19.05%) DOM
8 4 (19.05%) XSLT
8 4 (19.05%) J2EE
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) J2SE
8 4 (19.05%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) BBC
4 1 (4.76%) Interactive TV
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) TDD
2 11 (52.38%) BDD
3 10 (47.62%) Scrum
4 9 (42.86%) MVC
5 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
6 7 (33.33%) OO
7 6 (28.57%) Requirements Management
8 4 (19.05%) UML
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (19.05%) Kanban
9 3 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (14.29%) OOD
9 3 (14.29%) PRINCE
9 3 (14.29%) Project Management
9 3 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 2 (9.52%) Use Case
10 2 (9.52%) RUP
10 2 (9.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
5 4 (19.05%) XPath
5 4 (19.05%) Scala
6 3 (14.29%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
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