The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 65 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 32.99% 22.05% 14.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.52% 26.54% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 60 36 29
Average salary £34,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
178 211 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 90.36% 83.07% 85.79%
Number of salaries quoted 163 147 165
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Stockport

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Stockport

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 59 (41.26%) TDD
2 54 (37.76%) .NET
3 47 (32.87%) C#
4 39 (27.27%) Scrum
5 34 (23.78%) ASP.NET
6 33 (23.08%) SQL
7 30 (20.98%) HTML
8 29 (20.28%) BDD
9 25 (17.48%) Finance
9 25 (17.48%) Automated Testing
9 25 (17.48%) JavaScript
9 25 (17.48%) OO
10 24 (16.78%) XML
10 24 (16.78%) ISEB
10 24 (16.78%) CSS
10 24 (16.78%) MVC
10 24 (16.78%) Mentoring
11 23 (16.08%) Manual Testing
11 23 (16.08%) Project Management
12 22 (15.38%) DSDM
12 22 (15.38%) QA
12 22 (15.38%) Coaching
13 21 (14.69%) PRINCE2
13 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
14 20 (13.99%) Web Services
15 19 (13.29%) Java
15 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (11.89%) Selenium
16 17 (11.89%) Functional Testing
17 16 (11.19%) Degree

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 9 (6.29%) WebLogic
1 9 (6.29%) WebSphere
1 9 (6.29%) GlassFish
2 8 (5.59%) IIS
3 7 (4.90%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.80%) CMS
5 1 (0.70%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (9.79%) MS Project
1 14 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.59%) MySQL
3 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.80%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.70%) SQLite
6 1 (0.70%) DB2
6 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (11.89%) Selenium
2 14 (9.79%) SpecFlow
3 12 (8.39%) WebDriver
4 10 (6.99%) JUnit
5 9 (6.29%) Eclipse
5 9 (6.29%) Ant
6 7 (4.90%) Git (software)
6 7 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.50%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.50%) NUnit
8 3 (2.10%) Moq
8 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.40%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.40%) Hudson
9 2 (1.40%) Subversion
9 2 (1.40%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.70%) JIRA
10 1 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.70%) Xcode
General
1 25 (17.48%) Finance
2 8 (5.59%) Banking
3 6 (4.20%) Music Industry
3 6 (4.20%) Back Office
4 5 (3.50%) Retail
5 3 (2.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (38.46%) Developer
2 30 (20.98%) Analyst
3 29 (20.28%) .NET Developer
4 21 (14.69%) Project Manager
4 21 (14.69%) Tester
5 18 (12.59%) Test Analyst
6 17 (11.89%) Test Leader
7 14 (9.79%) Senior Developer
7 14 (9.79%) C# Developer
8 12 (8.39%) Systems Analyst
9 11 (7.69%) Senior Tester
9 11 (7.69%) Lead Tester
10 10 (6.99%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.99%) UML Business Analyst
10 10 (6.99%) Java Developer
10 10 (6.99%) Business Analyst
11 9 (6.29%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (6.29%) Technical Test Analyst
12 8 (5.59%) IT Project Manager
12 8 (5.59%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (37.76%) .NET
2 34 (23.78%) ASP.NET
3 30 (20.98%) HTML
4 24 (16.78%) XML
4 24 (16.78%) CSS
5 20 (13.99%) Web Services
6 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (10.49%) .NET Framework
8 14 (9.79%) jQuery
9 11 (7.69%) SOAP
10 10 (6.99%) WCF
11 9 (6.29%) RESTful
11 9 (6.29%) JNDI
11 9 (6.29%) JMS
11 9 (6.29%) JDBC
11 9 (6.29%) J2EE
12 8 (5.59%) EJB
12 8 (5.59%) Ajax
13 7 (4.90%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (4.90%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.50%) Open Source
3 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.40%) LIMS
4 2 (1.40%) Informatics
4 2 (1.40%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.40%) Physics
5 1 (0.70%) iPhone
5 1 (0.70%) iPad
5 1 (0.70%) User Experience
5 1 (0.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.69%) Linux
2 10 (6.99%) Windows
3 8 (5.59%) UNIX
4 2 (1.40%) Android
4 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (41.26%) TDD
2 39 (27.27%) Scrum
3 29 (20.28%) BDD
4 25 (17.48%) Automated Testing
4 25 (17.48%) OO
5 24 (16.78%) MVC
5 24 (16.78%) Mentoring
6 23 (16.08%) Project Management
6 23 (16.08%) Manual Testing
7 22 (15.38%) DSDM
7 22 (15.38%) Coaching
8 21 (14.69%) PRINCE2
9 17 (11.89%) Functional Testing
10 15 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (9.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (9.79%) E-Commerce
12 13 (9.09%) Software Delivery
13 12 (8.39%) UML
13 12 (8.39%) OOP
13 12 (8.39%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 47 (32.87%) C#
2 33 (23.08%) SQL
3 25 (17.48%) JavaScript
4 19 (13.29%) Java
5 14 (9.79%) C++
6 11 (7.69%) Ruby
7 10 (6.99%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.50%) VB
9 3 (2.10%) Delphi
10 2 (1.40%) Python
11 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (16.78%) ISEB
2 16 (11.19%) Degree
3 2 (1.40%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (3.50%) Wonderware
4 4 (2.80%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.70%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.70%) VMware
5 1 (0.70%) Capita
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