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 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 10 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 12.90% 20.27% 33.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.67% 22.39% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 23
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
15 67 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 48.39% 90.54% 83.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 56 62
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) OOD
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) Android
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) QA Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (30.00%) Android Development
5 3 (30.00%) iOS Development

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) Appium
3 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) Gerrit
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) JMeter
3 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Gradle
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Mobile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) WPF
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) QA Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Apple
1 1 (10.00%) Google
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Xamarin