Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 127 127 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 42.62% 37.24% 32.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 50.40% 44.10% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 125 116 90
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £27,375
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £50,125
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 252 288 366
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 84.56% 84.46% 91.73%
Number of salaries quoted 230 259 226
Chester median annual salary £38,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,500 £23,375
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £54,375
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Chester

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Chester

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Chester over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Chester region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 56 (44.09%) SQL
2 46 (36.22%) Java
3 34 (26.77%) Test Automation
4 30 (23.62%) Scrum
5 29 (22.83%) Spring
6 24 (18.90%) C#
6 24 (18.90%) ISEB
6 24 (18.90%) Mentoring
7 22 (17.32%) JavaScript
7 22 (17.32%) .NET
7 22 (17.32%) SQL Server
7 22 (17.32%) Finance
7 22 (17.32%) JSON
7 22 (17.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 21 (16.54%) MVC
9 19 (14.96%) SOAP
9 19 (14.96%) ISTQB
10 18 (14.17%) Microsoft
10 18 (14.17%) ETL
11 16 (12.60%) HTML
11 16 (12.60%) Manual Testing
12 14 (11.02%) jQuery
12 14 (11.02%) J2EE
12 14 (11.02%) E-Commerce
12 14 (11.02%) TDD
13 13 (10.24%) T-SQL
14 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET
15 11 (8.66%) XML
15 11 (8.66%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (8.66%) BizTalk Server

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 11 (8.66%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (6.30%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.15%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.79%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.57%) GitHub
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.79%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) FTP
2 2 (1.57%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.79%) LAN
3 1 (0.79%) Network Security
3 1 (0.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.32%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.66%) Big Data
2 11 (8.66%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.30%) Hadoop
3 8 (6.30%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.15%) Apache Hive
5 4 (3.15%) DB2
5 4 (3.15%) HBase
5 4 (3.15%) Impala
5 4 (3.15%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.36%) MySQL
6 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.57%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.09%) Maven
3 8 (6.30%) JIRA
3 8 (6.30%) JUnit
4 7 (5.51%) Eclipse
4 7 (5.51%) Selenium
5 6 (4.72%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.15%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.15%) Gradle
8 3 (2.36%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.36%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.57%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.79%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.79%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 22 (17.32%) Finance
2 6 (4.72%) Advertising
3 5 (3.94%) Retail
4 3 (2.36%) Games
5 2 (1.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (36.22%) Analyst
2 44 (34.65%) Developer
3 33 (25.98%) Test Analyst
4 30 (23.62%) Java Developer
5 20 (15.75%) Senior Analyst
5 20 (15.75%) Senior Test Analyst
6 14 (11.02%) J2EE Developer
6 14 (11.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 11 (8.66%) Software Developer
8 8 (6.30%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.30%) Tester
9 7 (5.51%) Integration Analyst
10 6 (4.72%) Designer
10 6 (4.72%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Senior Designer
10 6 (4.72%) Senior UX Designer
10 6 (4.72%) UX Designer
11 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Test Engineer
12 4 (3.15%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.83%) Spring
2 22 (17.32%) .NET
2 22 (17.32%) JSON
3 19 (14.96%) SOAP
4 16 (12.60%) HTML
5 14 (11.02%) J2EE
5 14 (11.02%) jQuery
6 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET
7 11 (8.66%) WCF
7 11 (8.66%) XML
8 10 (7.87%) Hibernate
9 9 (7.09%) AngularJS
9 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (7.09%) JSP
9 9 (7.09%) Kafka
9 9 (7.09%) Web Services
10 8 (6.30%) RESTful
11 7 (5.51%) CSS
11 7 (5.51%) JDBC
11 7 (5.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.30%) User Experience
2 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.15%) FMCG
2 4 (3.15%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.79%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.30%) Linux
2 6 (4.72%) Unix
3 2 (1.57%) Android
3 2 (1.57%) Windows
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) CentOS
4 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.77%) Test Automation
2 30 (23.62%) Scrum
3 24 (18.90%) Mentoring
4 22 (17.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (16.54%) MVC
6 18 (14.17%) ETL
7 16 (12.60%) Manual Testing
8 14 (11.02%) E-Commerce
8 14 (11.02%) TDD
9 9 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (7.09%) Functional Testing
10 8 (6.30%) IT Strategy
10 8 (6.30%) ITIL
10 8 (6.30%) Migration
10 8 (6.30%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.51%) B2B
11 7 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.51%) DevOps
11 7 (5.51%) EAI
11 7 (5.51%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.09%) SQL
2 46 (36.22%) Java
3 24 (18.90%) C#
4 22 (17.32%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.24%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.15%) C
6 4 (3.15%) C++
6 4 (3.15%) PHP
6 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.36%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.79%) ES6
9 1 (0.79%) Groovy
9 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.79%) VB
9 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.79%) VB6
9 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (18.90%) ISEB
2 19 (14.96%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.15%) Degree
4 3 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.79%) CCNA
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.79%) CISSP
5 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.79%) MCAD
5 1 (0.79%) MCPD
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) HDFS
2 3 (2.36%) Docker
3 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (14.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.72%) Google
3 4 (3.15%) Tableau
4 3 (2.36%) Oracle
5 1 (0.79%) Aruba
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco
5 1 (0.79%) Xamarin
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