The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
North West / Cheshire
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 281 319 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 26.29% 24.35% 22.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.12% 28.48% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 241 284 327
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 933 1120 1579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.28% 85.50% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 742 943 1203
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Cheshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Cheshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Cheshire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +1 59 £42,000 -1.17% 15
Warrington -8 45 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Crewe -4 38 £45,000 +25.00% 3
Wilmslow +2 34 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Knutsford -3 24 £47,750 +19.37% 10
Macclesfield +3 19 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Ellesmere Port -1 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Runcorn +4 8 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Nantwich - 4 £55,000 - 1
Sandbach - 4 - - 1
Daresbury 0 1 £34,000 -15.00%
Northwich -6 1 £30,000 -36.84% 3
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 258 (45.66%) .NET
2 257 (45.49%) C#
3 197 (34.87%) MVC
4 192 (33.98%) ASP.NET
4 192 (33.98%) TDD
5 180 (31.86%) SQL Server
6 159 (28.14%) Finance
7 143 (25.31%) Scrum
8 141 (24.96%) SQL
9 134 (23.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 127 (22.48%) HTML
11 121 (21.42%) Java
12 117 (20.71%) JavaScript
13 100 (17.70%) AngularJS
14 98 (17.35%) Microsoft
15 97 (17.17%) CSS
16 82 (14.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 77 (13.63%) Continuous Integration
18 76 (13.45%) Web Application Development
19 75 (13.27%) SDLC
19 75 (13.27%) ASP.NET Web API
20 74 (13.10%) jQuery
20 74 (13.10%) OO
21 71 (12.57%) Git (software)
21 71 (12.57%) .NET Framework
22 70 (12.39%) WCF
23 69 (12.21%) Dependency Injection
24 68 (12.04%) RESTful
25 66 (11.68%) SQL Server 2014
26 63 (11.15%) Spring

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 14 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (2.30%) NServiceBus
3 11 (1.95%) JBoss
3 11 (1.95%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.59%) Umbraco
5 8 (1.42%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.24%) Apache Pig
6 7 (1.24%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.24%) CMS
6 7 (1.24%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.71%) Apache
7 4 (0.71%) ColdFusion
8 3 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.53%) Confluence
8 3 (0.53%) IIS
9 2 (0.35%) CICS
9 2 (0.35%) Facebook Platform
9 2 (0.35%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.35%) Smallworld
Applications
1 31 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.53%) Fireworks
2 3 (0.53%) InDesign
2 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.35%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.35%) MS Office
3 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) BASE24
2 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.07%) SaaS
3 13 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.88%) PaaS
5 3 (0.53%) GitHub
5 3 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.18%) Google Play
7 1 (0.18%) IaaS
7 1 (0.18%) iTunes
7 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.30%) Internet
2 6 (1.06%) HTTP
3 2 (0.35%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.35%) FTP
3 2 (0.35%) LAN
3 2 (0.35%) Network Security
3 2 (0.35%) RFID
3 2 (0.35%) WAN
3 2 (0.35%) Wireless
4 1 (0.18%) ATM
4 1 (0.18%) Firewall
4 1 (0.18%) Intranet
4 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.18%) LDAP
4 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (31.86%) SQL Server
2 66 (11.68%) SQL Server 2014
3 37 (6.55%) MySQL
3 37 (6.55%) NoSQL
4 36 (6.37%) MongoDB
5 11 (1.95%) Big Data
6 10 (1.77%) DB2
6 10 (1.77%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.24%) Apache Hive
7 7 (1.24%) HBase
7 7 (1.24%) Impala
7 7 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.24%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.06%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.88%) GIS
9 5 (0.88%) RavenDB
9 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 71 (12.57%) Git (software)
2 43 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (7.43%) JIRA
4 32 (5.66%) Moq
4 32 (5.66%) NUnit
5 30 (5.31%) MSTest
5 30 (5.31%) Rhino Mocks
6 26 (4.60%) Selenium
6 26 (4.60%) Visual Studio
7 25 (4.42%) Subversion
8 15 (2.65%) TeamCity
9 14 (2.48%) Eclipse
9 14 (2.48%) Jenkins
10 13 (2.30%) FxCop
10 13 (2.30%) Maven
10 13 (2.30%) SpecFlow
10 13 (2.30%) StyleCop
11 10 (1.77%) JUnit
12 7 (1.24%) Gradle
13 5 (0.88%) Bitbucket
General
1 159 (28.14%) Finance
2 39 (6.90%) Banking
3 18 (3.19%) Corporate Banking
4 16 (2.83%) Financial Institution
5 14 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.95%) Retail
7 10 (1.77%) Advertising
8 7 (1.24%) Marketing
9 6 (1.06%) Games
9 6 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.88%) Electronics
11 4 (0.71%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.71%) Legal
12 2 (0.35%) Automotive
12 2 (0.35%) Publishing
12 2 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Billing
13 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 334 (59.12%) Developer
2 177 (31.33%) .NET Developer
3 89 (15.75%) C# Developer
4 80 (14.16%) Analyst
5 77 (13.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 74 (13.10%) .NET Software Developer
7 67 (11.86%) Java Developer
8 59 (10.44%) Software Developer
9 52 (9.20%) ASP.NET Developer
10 51 (9.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 51 (9.03%) C# Software Developer
11 38 (6.73%) Business Analyst
11 38 (6.73%) Senior Developer
12 26 (4.60%) Test Analyst
13 24 (4.25%) Senior Analyst
14 23 (4.07%) Junior
15 22 (3.89%) PHP Developer
15 22 (3.89%) Software Engineer
16 19 (3.36%) Project Manager
16 19 (3.36%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (45.66%) .NET
2 192 (33.98%) ASP.NET
3 134 (23.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 127 (22.48%) HTML
5 100 (17.70%) AngularJS
6 97 (17.17%) CSS
7 82 (14.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 75 (13.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 74 (13.10%) jQuery
10 71 (12.57%) .NET Framework
11 70 (12.39%) WCF
12 68 (12.04%) RESTful
13 63 (11.15%) Spring
14 58 (10.27%) HTML5
15 56 (9.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 51 (9.03%) WPF
16 51 (9.03%) XML
17 48 (8.50%) Node.js
18 44 (7.79%) KnockoutJS
19 42 (7.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.73%) Mobile App
2 30 (5.31%) User Experience
3 29 (5.13%) iPad
4 28 (4.96%) Computer Science
5 27 (4.78%) PMI
6 15 (2.65%) Fintech
7 11 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.24%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.24%) Tandem
10 6 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (0.88%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.71%) Device Driver
13 3 (0.53%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.53%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.53%) IVR
13 3 (0.53%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.53%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.80%) Windows
2 19 (3.36%) Linux
3 15 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.95%) Android
5 8 (1.42%) Unix
6 4 (0.71%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.53%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (34.87%) MVC
2 192 (33.98%) TDD
3 143 (25.31%) Scrum
4 77 (13.63%) Continuous Integration
5 76 (13.45%) Web Application Development
6 75 (13.27%) SDLC
7 74 (13.10%) OO
8 69 (12.21%) Dependency Injection
9 58 (10.27%) BDD
10 52 (9.20%) Kanban
11 45 (7.96%) Mentoring
11 45 (7.96%) Waterfall
12 43 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 42 (7.43%) Software Engineering
13 42 (7.43%) Web Development
14 41 (7.26%) Unit Testing
15 35 (6.19%) Project Management
16 33 (5.84%) Automated Testing
17 32 (5.66%) Risk Management
18 27 (4.78%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 257 (45.49%) C#
2 141 (24.96%) SQL
3 121 (21.42%) Java
4 117 (20.71%) JavaScript
5 46 (8.14%) PHP
6 32 (5.66%) Ruby
7 25 (4.42%) VB.NET
8 22 (3.89%) VB
9 20 (3.54%) T-SQL
10 17 (3.01%) C++
11 14 (2.48%) F#
11 14 (2.48%) PHP 5
12 12 (2.12%) C
13 11 (1.95%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.59%) VB6
14 9 (1.59%) VBScript
15 4 (0.71%) Python
15 4 (0.71%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.53%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 56 (9.91%) Degree
2 30 (5.31%) PMI Certification
3 24 (4.25%) ISEB
4 13 (2.30%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.24%) PMP
6 6 (1.06%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.35%) CISSP
9 1 (0.18%) APMG
9 1 (0.18%) CCA
9 1 (0.18%) CCNA
9 1 (0.18%) CISA
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.18%) MCP
9 1 (0.18%) MCSE
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.18%) PgMP
9 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.19%) QA
2 9 (1.59%) HL7
3 5 (0.88%) PMO
4 2 (0.35%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.18%) COBIT
5 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (1.24%) HDFS
2 4 (0.71%) Firmware
3 3 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (2.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 14 (2.48%) Kibana
1 14 (2.48%) WSUS
2 3 (0.53%) BladeLogic
2 3 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.18%) Ansible
4 1 (0.18%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 98 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.49%) Oracle
3 15 (2.65%) Google
4 13 (2.30%) IBM
5 7 (1.24%) IBM Sterling
5 7 (1.24%) Sun
6 6 (1.06%) Adobe
6 6 (1.06%) Facebook
6 6 (1.06%) Sybase
7 5 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.71%) Chordiant
9 3 (0.53%) RedGate
9 3 (0.53%) Teradata
10 2 (0.35%) Aruba
10 2 (0.35%) Cisco
10 2 (0.35%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.35%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.35%) hybris
10 2 (0.35%) SAP
10 2 (0.35%) Talend
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000, Pension Scheme,
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Industry Leading Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £56500 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago