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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 15 2
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 9 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 27.14% 10.34% 34.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.79% 12.50% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 16
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
66 72 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 94.29% 82.76% 79.55%
Number of salaries quoted 63 57 49
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £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 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 1 September 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Salford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 18 (52.94%) HTML
3 15 (44.12%) jQuery
4 13 (38.24%) HTML5
4 13 (38.24%) Java
4 13 (38.24%) PHP
4 13 (38.24%) Scrum
4 13 (38.24%) Mentoring
5 12 (35.29%) CSS
6 11 (32.35%) CSS3
6 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
7 10 (29.41%) Web Development
8 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (26.47%) Degree
8 9 (26.47%) Linux
8 9 (26.47%) TDD
8 9 (26.47%) SDLC
9 8 (23.53%) User Experience
9 8 (23.53%) OO
9 8 (23.53%) Perl
9 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
9 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
10 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
11 6 (17.65%) MVC
11 6 (17.65%) SQL
11 6 (17.65%) .NET
11 6 (17.65%) TeamCity
11 6 (17.65%) CruiseControl
11 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 4 (11.76%) WordPress
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
1 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) CruiseControl
2 6 (17.65%) TeamCity
3 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (11.76%) Hudson
4 4 (11.76%) Subversion
4 4 (11.76%) Maven
5 3 (8.82%) NUnit
6 2 (5.88%) JIRA
6 2 (5.88%) Gradle
6 2 (5.88%) Moq
7 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (14.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) UX Designer
3 4 (11.76%) Designer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Designer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior UI Designer
3 4 (11.76%) UI Designer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior UX Designer
3 4 (11.76%) UI/UX Designer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior UI/UX Designer
3 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Quality Manager
4 3 (8.82%) QA Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) HTML
2 15 (44.12%) jQuery
3 13 (38.24%) HTML5
4 12 (35.29%) CSS
5 11 (32.35%) CSS3
6 6 (17.65%) .NET
6 6 (17.65%) REST
7 4 (11.76%) Zend Framework
7 4 (11.76%) JSON
8 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (8.82%) Sass
8 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (8.82%) Spring
8 3 (8.82%) Ajax
8 3 (8.82%) NHibernate
9 2 (5.88%) J2EE
9 2 (5.88%) SOAP
9 2 (5.88%) Web Services
9 2 (5.88%) XML
9 2 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 8 (23.53%) User Experience
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
4 4 (11.76%) BBC
4 4 (11.76%) IPTV
4 4 (11.76%) Smartphone
4 4 (11.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) HPUX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Scrum
1 13 (38.24%) Mentoring
2 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
3 10 (29.41%) Web Development
4 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (26.47%) TDD
4 9 (26.47%) SDLC
5 8 (23.53%) OO
6 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
7 6 (17.65%) Line Management
7 6 (17.65%) MVC
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (11.76%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.76%) SOA
9 4 (11.76%) System Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Open Source
9 4 (11.76%) Information Architecture
10 3 (8.82%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 13 (38.24%) PHP
2 13 (38.24%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) Perl
4 6 (17.65%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.76%) C
5 4 (11.76%) C#
5 4 (11.76%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) F#
7 1 (2.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Adobe
1 4 (11.76%) Zend
2 3 (8.82%) Google
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat