The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 37 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 24.34% 22.06% 23.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.43% 24.79% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 17
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 140 121 121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 92.11% 88.97% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 406 461 270
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Belfast

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Belfast

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Belfast over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 58 (63.74%) Java
2 36 (39.56%) SQL
3 25 (27.47%) Scrum
3 25 (27.47%) JIRA
4 24 (26.37%) BDD
5 21 (23.08%) SDLC
6 19 (20.88%) Test Automation
6 19 (20.88%) TDD
6 19 (20.88%) Finance
7 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
7 18 (19.78%) HTML
7 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
8 17 (18.68%) QA
8 17 (18.68%) .NET
8 17 (18.68%) C#
8 17 (18.68%) C++
8 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
9 16 (17.58%) Test Scripting
10 15 (16.48%) Derivative
10 15 (16.48%) Oracle
10 15 (16.48%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
11 14 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (15.38%) Cucumber
11 14 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
11 14 (15.38%) ISEB
11 14 (15.38%) ISTQB
11 14 (15.38%) Credit Derivative
11 14 (15.38%) Multithreading
11 14 (15.38%) Manual Testing

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.89%) GemFire
2 3 (3.30%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) GitHub
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.10%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.20%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (27.47%) JIRA
2 14 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.89%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.89%) Maven
3 9 (9.89%) TeamCity
4 4 (4.40%) Selenium
5 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (20.88%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Front Office
3 6 (6.59%) Banking
4 4 (4.40%) Advertising
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (50.55%) Developer
2 25 (27.47%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.09%) Senior Developer
3 11 (12.09%) Software Engineer
4 9 (9.89%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.79%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (8.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Architect
7 6 (6.59%) Applications Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Xamarin Developer
8 5 (5.49%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) QA Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.40%) Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) C++ Developer
9 4 (4.40%) C++ Software Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.78%) HTML
2 17 (18.68%) .NET
3 11 (12.09%) RESTful
4 10 (10.99%) CSS
4 10 (10.99%) XML
5 9 (9.89%) FpML
5 9 (9.89%) JDBC
5 9 (9.89%) JMS
5 9 (9.89%) JSON
5 9 (9.89%) Spring
5 9 (9.89%) Spring MVC
5 9 (9.89%) Web Services
6 7 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 7 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.59%) Entity Framework
7 6 (6.59%) Sass
7 6 (6.59%) Silverlight
7 6 (6.59%) WPF
8 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.40%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Derivative
1 15 (16.48%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.38%) Credit Derivative
3 13 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 10 (10.99%) Mobile App
4 10 (10.99%) User Experience
5 6 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (5.49%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.10%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.10%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.29%) Unix
2 10 (10.99%) Windows
3 9 (9.89%) Android
4 8 (8.79%) Apple iOS
4 8 (8.79%) Linux
5 1 (1.10%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.47%) Scrum
2 24 (26.37%) BDD
3 21 (23.08%) SDLC
4 19 (20.88%) TDD
4 19 (20.88%) Test Automation
5 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
6 16 (17.58%) Test Scripting
7 14 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
7 14 (15.38%) Manual Testing
7 14 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 14 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
8 13 (14.29%) Mobile Development
9 12 (13.19%) Kanban
9 12 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (10.99%) MVC
11 9 (9.89%) OO
12 8 (8.79%) Android Development
12 8 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Management
13 7 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.74%) Java
2 36 (39.56%) SQL
3 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
4 17 (18.68%) C#
4 17 (18.68%) C++
5 9 (9.89%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.59%) Objective-C
7 4 (4.40%) PHP
8 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.20%) Ruby
10 1 (1.10%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.10%) Python
10 1 (1.10%) VB
10 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) ISEB
1 14 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.48%) Oracle
3 6 (6.59%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.30%) ESRI
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Relocation Package and Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
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Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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WANdisco
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Belfast
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago