Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 116 76 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 32.49% 25.59% 32.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.58% 28.46% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 43 53 32
Belfast median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -21.95% +25.00%
10th Percentile £12,500 £26,300 £38,875
90th Percentile £55,500 £63,800 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -8.75% -21.95% +25.00%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 326 267 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 91.32% 89.90% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 190 207 91
Belfast median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -5.88% +25.93%
10th Percentile £21,100 £26,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,650 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -11.25% -3.03% +26.92%

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 66 (56.90%) Oracle
1 66 (56.90%) Scrum
2 59 (50.86%) Microsoft
3 55 (47.41%) SDLC
4 50 (43.10%) Legal
5 45 (38.79%) Finance
6 37 (31.90%) .NET
7 35 (30.17%) Java
8 34 (29.31%) JavaScript
8 34 (29.31%) Kanban
8 34 (29.31%) AngularJS
9 33 (28.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (27.59%) Test Automation
11 28 (24.14%) Degree
11 28 (24.14%) SQL
12 27 (23.28%) Computer Science
13 26 (22.41%) MVC
14 25 (21.55%) Project Management
15 24 (20.69%) Workflow
15 24 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
15 24 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
15 24 (20.69%) Computer Science Degree
15 24 (20.69%) Customer-Centricity
16 23 (19.83%) Node.js
16 23 (19.83%) TDD
16 23 (19.83%) C#
17 22 (18.97%) QA
18 20 (17.24%) Jenkins
18 20 (17.24%) Relational Database
18 20 (17.24%) HTML

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 15 (12.93%) SharePoint
2 14 (12.07%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (12.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (10.34%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (4.31%) Confluence
5 4 (3.45%) GemFire
6 3 (2.59%) IIS
7 1 (0.86%) Apache
7 1 (0.86%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.86%) Drupal
7 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Project
2 18 (15.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (15.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (12.07%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (13.79%) PaaS
3 15 (12.93%) SaaS
4 12 (10.34%) iPaaS
5 6 (5.17%) npm
6 4 (3.45%) GitHub
6 4 (3.45%) Slack
7 3 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.59%) Office 365
8 1 (0.86%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.24%) Relational Database
1 20 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) DocumentDB
2 7 (6.03%) NoSQL
2 7 (6.03%) RDBMS
3 6 (5.17%) Ingres
3 6 (5.17%) MySQL
4 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.86%) Big Data
5 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.86%) Flink
5 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 19 (16.38%) JIRA
3 12 (10.34%) Bitbucket
3 12 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.34%) GitLab
4 11 (9.48%) TeamCity
5 10 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (7.76%) Cucumber
7 7 (6.03%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (5.17%) Jasmine
8 6 (5.17%) JUnit
8 6 (5.17%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (5.17%) Mockito
8 6 (5.17%) Protractor
8 6 (5.17%) Subversion
9 4 (3.45%) Maven
10 3 (2.59%) Selenium
11 1 (0.86%) Metasploit
General
1 50 (43.10%) Legal
2 45 (38.79%) Finance
3 13 (11.21%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.31%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (37.07%) Developer
2 15 (12.93%) Architect
3 13 (11.21%) .NET Developer
4 12 (10.34%) Analyst
4 12 (10.34%) Scrum Master
4 12 (10.34%) Technical Architect
5 9 (7.76%) Java Developer
5 9 (7.76%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.76%) QA Analyst
5 9 (7.76%) Software Developer
6 8 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 7 (6.03%) QA Test Analyst
8 6 (5.17%) Angular Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.45%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.45%) C++ Developer
9 4 (3.45%) QA Leader
10 3 (2.59%) Consultant
10 3 (2.59%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (2.59%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.90%) .NET
2 34 (29.31%) AngularJS
3 23 (19.83%) Node.js
4 20 (17.24%) HTML
5 19 (16.38%) ASP.NET
6 18 (15.52%) RESTful
7 17 (14.66%) CSS
8 16 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (12.93%) Web Services
10 11 (9.48%) .NET Framework
11 10 (8.62%) Entity Framework
11 10 (8.62%) HTML5
11 10 (8.62%) JMS
11 10 (8.62%) jQuery
11 10 (8.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (6.03%) Angular 2
12 7 (6.03%) Backbone.js
12 7 (6.03%) Classic ASP
12 7 (6.03%) SOAP
12 7 (6.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.28%) Computer Science
2 19 (16.38%) Management Information System
3 16 (13.79%) User Experience
4 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (10.34%) Mobile App
5 9 (7.76%) Credit Derivative
5 9 (7.76%) Derivative
6 4 (3.45%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (2.59%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.86%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.48%) Android
2 8 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.17%) Linux
4 4 (3.45%) Unix
5 1 (0.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (56.90%) Scrum
2 55 (47.41%) SDLC
3 34 (29.31%) Kanban
4 33 (28.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (27.59%) Test Automation
6 26 (22.41%) MVC
7 25 (21.55%) Project Management
8 24 (20.69%) Customer-Centricity
8 24 (20.69%) Workflow
9 23 (19.83%) TDD
10 20 (17.24%) DevOps
11 18 (15.52%) Business Analysis
11 18 (15.52%) Dashboard Development
11 18 (15.52%) Process Management
11 18 (15.52%) Ticket Management
11 18 (15.52%) Traceability Matrix
11 18 (15.52%) Workflow Management
12 17 (14.66%) BDD
13 16 (13.79%) Microservices
14 14 (12.07%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.17%) Java
2 34 (29.31%) JavaScript
3 28 (24.14%) SQL
4 23 (19.83%) C#
5 15 (12.93%) PHP
5 15 (12.93%) Python
6 13 (11.21%) Ruby
7 6 (5.17%) C++
7 6 (5.17%) TypeScript
8 5 (4.31%) C
8 5 (4.31%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.31%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.59%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.59%) Perl
10 3 (2.59%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (24.14%) Degree
2 24 (20.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (14.66%) ISTQB
5 11 (9.48%) PMI Certification
5 11 (9.48%) PMP
6 10 (8.62%) ISEB
7 7 (6.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (4.31%) HNC
8 5 (4.31%) HND
9 4 (3.45%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.86%) CEH
10 1 (0.86%) CISSP
10 1 (0.86%) CSSLP
10 1 (0.86%) GIAC
10 1 (0.86%) GSEC
10 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.97%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (12.07%) Docker
2 1 (0.86%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 14 (12.07%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (10.34%) Kubernetes
2 12 (10.34%) Puppet
3 2 (1.72%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 66 (56.90%) Oracle
2 59 (50.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.45%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (0.86%) Capita
5 1 (0.86%) Greenplum
5 1 (0.86%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.86%) HP