Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 113 127 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 39.24% 42.33% 33.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.80% 49.22% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 119 122 106
Chester median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 264 258 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 91.67% 86.00% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 231 226 264
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.89% -10.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,375 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 37 (32.74%) HTML
2 34 (30.09%) JavaScript
2 34 (30.09%) SQL
3 33 (29.20%) CSS
3 33 (29.20%) MVC
4 31 (27.43%) C#
4 31 (27.43%) .NET
5 28 (24.78%) SQL Server
6 27 (23.89%) Amazon AWS
7 25 (22.12%) Microsoft Azure
7 25 (22.12%) Git (software)
8 24 (21.24%) AngularJS
9 23 (20.35%) DevOps
9 23 (20.35%) ASP.NET
10 22 (19.47%) TDD
11 21 (18.58%) Java
12 20 (17.70%) Scrum
12 20 (17.70%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (16.81%) Big Data
13 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (15.93%) Twitter
15 16 (14.16%) HTML5
15 16 (14.16%) E-Commerce
16 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
17 14 (12.39%) REST
17 14 (12.39%) Degree
17 14 (12.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (12.39%) User Experience
17 14 (12.39%) SDLC
18 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET Web API

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 12 (10.62%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.54%) Apache Pig
2 4 (3.54%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.65%) Apache
3 3 (2.65%) CMS
3 3 (2.65%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.88%) JBoss
4 1 (0.88%) nginx
4 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.88%) BPCS
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.88%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 27 (23.89%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (22.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.54%) IaaS
3 4 (3.54%) PaaS
4 3 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.65%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.77%) GitHub
5 2 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.77%) npm
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.88%) Office 365
6 1 (0.88%) Route 53
6 1 (0.88%) SaaS
6 1 (0.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.78%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.81%) Big Data
3 12 (10.62%) NoSQL
4 11 (9.73%) Hadoop
4 11 (9.73%) MySQL
5 6 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.54%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (3.54%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.65%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.65%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.77%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (1.77%) Flink
8 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.88%) DataStage
9 1 (0.88%) HBase
9 1 (0.88%) Impala
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (22.12%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.96%) JIRA
3 6 (5.31%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.31%) TeamCity
3 6 (5.31%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.54%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.77%) Android Studio
6 2 (1.77%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.77%) Subversion
6 2 (1.77%) Xcode
7 1 (0.88%) Gradle
7 1 (0.88%) JUnit
7 1 (0.88%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 10 (8.85%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Retail
3 5 (4.42%) Games
4 3 (2.65%) Marketing
5 2 (1.77%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Automotive
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (31.86%) Developer
2 19 (16.81%) .NET Developer
3 13 (11.50%) Architect
3 13 (11.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (11.50%) Software Developer
4 12 (10.62%) C# Developer
5 11 (9.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (8.85%) Analyst
6 10 (8.85%) Designer
6 10 (8.85%) UX Designer
7 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (7.96%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.08%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.19%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (32.74%) HTML
2 33 (29.20%) CSS
3 31 (27.43%) .NET
4 24 (21.24%) AngularJS
5 23 (20.35%) ASP.NET
6 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (14.16%) HTML5
8 14 (12.39%) REST
8 14 (12.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (10.62%) .NET Framework
10 12 (10.62%) CSS3
11 10 (8.85%) jQuery
12 9 (7.96%) Kafka
13 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 8 (7.08%) RESTful
13 8 (7.08%) Web Services
14 7 (6.19%) JSON
14 7 (6.19%) Node.js
14 7 (6.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) User Experience
2 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.31%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.88%) Clustering
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Infotainment
5 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.96%) Windows
2 8 (7.08%) Linux
3 4 (3.54%) Android
3 4 (3.54%) Unix
4 3 (2.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.88%) CentOS
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.20%) MVC
2 23 (20.35%) DevOps
3 22 (19.47%) TDD
4 20 (17.70%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (17.70%) Scrum
5 16 (14.16%) E-Commerce
6 14 (12.39%) SDLC
7 12 (10.62%) OOP
8 11 (9.73%) Configuration Management
8 11 (9.73%) Test Automation
9 10 (8.85%) A/B Testing
9 10 (8.85%) Data Engineering
9 10 (8.85%) Kanban
9 10 (8.85%) Unit Testing
9 10 (8.85%) Web Design
10 9 (7.96%) Analytics
10 9 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.08%) Data Analytics
12 7 (6.19%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.09%) JavaScript
1 34 (30.09%) SQL
2 31 (27.43%) C#
3 21 (18.58%) Java
4 10 (8.85%) PHP
5 7 (6.19%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.31%) Python
6 6 (5.31%) Scala
7 3 (2.65%) Ruby
8 2 (1.77%) C
8 2 (1.77%) C++
8 2 (1.77%) ES6
8 2 (1.77%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.88%) Delphi
9 1 (0.88%) Java 8
9 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (12.39%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.77%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.73%) Docker
2 2 (1.77%) Firmware
3 1 (0.88%) HDFS
3 1 (0.88%) RACF
3 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (9.73%) Puppet
3 9 (7.96%) Ansible
4 6 (5.31%) Mesos
5 5 (4.42%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.77%) Terraform
7 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.88%) Webmin
Vendors
1 18 (15.93%) Twitter
2 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.73%) Google
4 5 (4.42%) Talend
5 4 (3.54%) Oracle
6 3 (2.65%) Adobe
6 3 (2.65%) Cloudera
6 3 (2.65%) Tableau
7 2 (1.77%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.77%) SAP
7 2 (1.77%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.77%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.88%) Epicor
8 1 (0.88%) IFS
8 1 (0.88%) Infor
8 1 (0.88%) Informatica
8 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.88%) Sage