The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Salford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 20 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 25.00% 23.44% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.99% 27.78% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 1
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69 54 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 86.25% 84.38% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 67 35 33
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Software Development
Manchester

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (65.79%) C#
2 23 (60.53%) .NET
2 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
3 22 (57.89%) OO
4 19 (50.00%) Finance
5 18 (47.37%) MVC
5 18 (47.37%) WinForms
5 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
6 8 (21.05%) TDD
7 7 (18.42%) SQL
7 7 (18.42%) HTML
7 7 (18.42%) Java
8 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 6 (15.79%) jQuery
8 6 (15.79%) User Stories
9 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (13.16%) Linux
9 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (10.53%) Device Driver
10 4 (10.53%) OOD
10 4 (10.53%) B2B
10 4 (10.53%) C++
10 4 (10.53%) C
10 4 (10.53%) GCC

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (13.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.53%) GCC
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.63%) Firebug
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.63%) Hudson
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) .NET Developer
2 18 (47.37%) C# Developer
2 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET Developer
2 18 (47.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 18 (47.37%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (13.16%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (2.63%) Android Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Coach
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Tester
5 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.63%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) .NET
1 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
2 18 (47.37%) WinForms
2 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) jQuery
5 2 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (2.63%) Java EE
6 1 (2.63%) MIDP
6 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Device Driver
2 2 (5.26%) BBC
2 2 (5.26%) Interactive TV
3 1 (2.63%) MHEG
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) IPTV
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 2 (5.26%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) OO
2 18 (47.37%) MVC
3 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
3 8 (21.05%) TDD
4 6 (15.79%) User Stories
5 4 (10.53%) OOD
5 4 (10.53%) B2B
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) BDD
6 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.26%) Kanban
7 1 (2.63%) Time Management
7 1 (2.63%) Test Management
7 1 (2.63%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (2.63%) Budget Control
7 1 (2.63%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Android Development
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C#
2 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) Java
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) C++
4 4 (10.53%) C
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) ISEB
1 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) OpenTV
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Posted: 5 days ago
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