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

Agile Software Development
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 11 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 98 86 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 22.48% 19.07% 23.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.27% 21.08% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 84 75 118
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 373 408 513
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 85.55% 90.47% 87.69%
Number of salaries quoted 315 327 420
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Lancashire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

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

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Lancashire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Preston +2 47 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Chorley +11 18 £35,500 -16.47% 5
Blackburn 0 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Lancaster +11 4 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Blackpool 0 3 £36,900 -16.13% 2
Burnley -13 3 £22,500 -27.41% 2
Skelmersdale +4 2 £31,500 +14.54%
Accrington - 2 £45,000 -
Colne - 1 £20,500 -
Nelson - 1 £37,500 -
Ormskirk - 1 £31,500 - 1
Rossendale - 1 £37,500 -
Agile Software Development
North West

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

1 70 (38.46%) SQL
2 64 (35.16%) SDLC
3 58 (31.87%) JavaScript
4 54 (29.67%) .NET
5 51 (28.02%) C#
5 51 (28.02%) MVC
6 46 (25.27%) ERP
7 45 (24.73%) Waterfall
8 44 (24.18%) Unit Testing
9 43 (23.63%) HTML
9 43 (23.63%) ASP.NET
10 41 (22.53%) CSS
11 40 (21.98%) SQL Server
12 37 (20.33%) ITIL
12 37 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (20.33%) AngularJS
13 32 (17.58%) AS400
13 32 (17.58%) IBM
13 32 (17.58%) DB2
13 32 (17.58%) RPG
13 32 (17.58%) iSeries
14 27 (14.84%) Git (software)
14 27 (14.84%) TDD
15 26 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
16 25 (13.74%) Node.js
16 25 (13.74%) Degree
16 25 (13.74%) WCF
17 24 (13.19%) RESTful
17 24 (13.19%) .NET Framework

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 5 (2.75%) OpenEdge
2 3 (1.65%) Mongoose
3 2 (1.10%) Apache
3 2 (1.10%) IIS
3 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.55%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) HTTP
2 4 (2.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 32 (17.58%) DB2
3 23 (12.64%) NoSQL
4 19 (10.44%) SQL Server 2016
5 18 (9.89%) MySQL
6 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.20%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.65%) Power BI
9 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (14.84%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.40%) JIRA
3 7 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.20%) Maven
4 4 (2.20%) Selenium
4 4 (2.20%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.65%) Artifactory
5 3 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.65%) gulp
5 3 (1.65%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.65%) SonarQube
5 3 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (1.65%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.10%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.10%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.55%) JUnit
7 1 (0.55%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (8.79%) Finance
2 14 (7.69%) Games
2 14 (7.69%) Retail
3 10 (5.49%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.75%) Marketing
5 3 (1.65%) Advertising
5 3 (1.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (46.70%) Developer
2 36 (19.78%) Analyst
3 34 (18.68%) .NET Developer
4 20 (10.99%) Programmer
4 20 (10.99%) RPG Programmer
4 20 (10.99%) Senior Programmer
4 20 (10.99%) Senior RPG Programmer
4 20 (10.99%) Software Developer
5 16 (8.79%) Senior Developer
6 13 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 12 (6.59%) Applications Support
7 12 (6.59%) Applications Support Analyst
7 12 (6.59%) Java Developer
7 12 (6.59%) Support Analyst
8 11 (6.04%) C# Developer
8 11 (6.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (6.04%) IT Manager
9 10 (5.49%) Senior Software Developer
10 9 (4.95%) Project Manager
11 8 (4.40%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (29.67%) .NET
2 43 (23.63%) ASP.NET
2 43 (23.63%) HTML
3 41 (22.53%) CSS
4 37 (20.33%) AngularJS
4 37 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 25 (13.74%) Node.js
6 25 (13.74%) WCF
7 24 (13.19%) .NET Framework
7 24 (13.19%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (13.19%) RESTful
8 22 (12.09%) KnockoutJS
9 21 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 21 (11.54%) jQuery
10 19 (10.44%) Entity Framework
11 15 (8.24%) Code First Entity Framework
11 15 (8.24%) HTML5
12 12 (6.59%) Spring
12 12 (6.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.58%) AS400
1 32 (17.58%) iSeries
2 26 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (8.24%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.85%) iPad
6 6 (3.30%) Life Science
6 6 (3.30%) User Experience
7 4 (2.20%) Tandem
8 3 (1.65%) Clustering
9 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.20%) Android
2 2 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (35.16%) SDLC
2 51 (28.02%) MVC
3 46 (25.27%) ERP
4 45 (24.73%) Waterfall
5 44 (24.18%) Unit Testing
6 37 (20.33%) ITIL
7 27 (14.84%) TDD
8 24 (13.19%) BDD
8 24 (13.19%) Scrum
9 22 (12.09%) Web Application Development
10 20 (10.99%) Project Management
11 18 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (7.69%) Front End Development
12 14 (7.69%) Web Development
13 13 (7.14%) Mentoring
13 13 (7.14%) Test Scripting
14 12 (6.59%) Test Automation
15 11 (6.04%) OO
16 10 (5.49%) PRINCE2
16 10 (5.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 70 (38.46%) SQL
2 58 (31.87%) JavaScript
3 51 (28.02%) C#
4 32 (17.58%) RPG
5 23 (12.64%) Java
6 17 (9.34%) Ruby
7 12 (6.59%) PHP
7 12 (6.59%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.20%) VB
8 4 (2.20%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.65%) C
10 2 (1.10%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.10%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (1.10%) C++
10 2 (1.10%) Groovy
11 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (13.74%) Degree
2 10 (5.49%) ISEB
3 6 (3.30%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.20%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.10%) PMP
7 1 (0.55%) APMP
7 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.55%) MCAD
7 1 (0.55%) MCPD
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.89%) QA
2 3 (1.65%) PMO
2 3 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.65%) SLA
Vendors
1 32 (17.58%) IBM
2 22 (12.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.30%) Oracle
4 4 (2.20%) Adobe
5 3 (1.65%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.65%) Facebook
6 2 (1.10%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.55%) HP
7 1 (0.55%) SAP
7 1 (0.55%) Sybase
Horwich, Lancashire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Hiring Wizard
Salary: From £27,999 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k - £40k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancaster
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k - £49k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Lancashire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ormskirk
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
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