The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
North West / Manchester
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1398 951 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 35.98% 28.19% 24.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.30% 31.37% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 821 804
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3557 3032 3291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.56% 89.89% 88.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2999 2504 2714
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Manchester

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Manchester over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Manchester

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 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
Stockport -1 72 £42,000 +3.06% 23
Bolton 0 52 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Altrincham +5 28 £42,500 +25.92% 9
Wigan +3 24 £41,250 +61.76% 1
Salford +5 22 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Cheadle +6 18 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Bury 0 15 £36,250 -29.26%
Sale +3 13 £32,500 - 1
Oldham -26 13 £47,500 +61.01% 3
Rochdale -3 10 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 798 (29.74%) Scrum
2 796 (29.67%) C#
3 791 (29.48%) .NET
4 754 (28.10%) JavaScript
5 752 (28.03%) Java
6 715 (26.65%) TDD
7 641 (23.89%) SQL
8 593 (22.10%) SQL Server
9 576 (21.47%) HTML
10 561 (20.91%) MVC
11 511 (19.05%) CSS
12 437 (16.29%) Continuous Integration
13 426 (15.88%) AngularJS
14 406 (15.13%) ASP.NET
15 395 (14.72%) Web Services
16 388 (14.46%) SDLC
17 379 (14.13%) jQuery
18 370 (13.79%) OO
19 367 (13.68%) DevOps
20 360 (13.42%) BDD
21 342 (12.75%) Finance
22 339 (12.64%) Software Engineering
23 323 (12.04%) E-Commerce
24 312 (11.63%) Microsoft
25 308 (11.48%) Degree
26 295 (11.00%) Git (software)
27 289 (10.77%) Linux
27 289 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
28 283 (10.55%) MySQL
29 278 (10.36%) Node.js

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 99 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
2 95 (3.54%) Tomcat
3 71 (2.65%) Apache Spark
4 58 (2.16%) WebSphere
5 48 (1.79%) Apache Pig
6 46 (1.71%) Confluence
7 45 (1.68%) OpenStack
8 41 (1.53%) SharePoint
9 39 (1.45%) JBoss
10 37 (1.38%) CMS
11 34 (1.27%) CloudStack
12 33 (1.23%) Apache
13 28 (1.04%) WebLogic
14 25 (0.93%) WordPress
15 23 (0.86%) Umbraco
16 18 (0.67%) Apache Solr
17 15 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
18 13 (0.48%) IIS
18 13 (0.48%) Mule
18 13 (0.48%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 151 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.23%) MS Office
3 22 (0.82%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.60%) InVision
4 16 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.48%) MS Project
6 9 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.34%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.19%) Fireworks
8 5 (0.19%) InDesign
8 5 (0.19%) UXPin
9 2 (0.075%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.037%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.037%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.037%) GIMP
10 1 (0.037%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.037%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.037%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 26 (0.97%) Magento
2 18 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.37%) Visualfiles
4 9 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.22%) OpenText MBPM
6 5 (0.19%) PlanetPress Connect
7 4 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.15%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.075%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.075%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.037%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.037%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.037%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.037%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.037%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.037%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.037%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 229 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
2 146 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (2.35%) SaaS
4 57 (2.12%) GitHub
5 34 (1.27%) Google Play
6 29 (1.08%) PaaS
7 25 (0.93%) IaaS
8 11 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.11%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 3 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.11%) Azure Machine Learning
10 3 (0.11%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.11%) Yammer
11 2 (0.075%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.075%) Office 365
12 1 (0.037%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.43%) Internet
2 45 (1.68%) HTTP
3 30 (1.12%) Firewall
4 29 (1.08%) DNS
5 24 (0.89%) SAN
6 11 (0.41%) DHCP
6 11 (0.41%) Intranet
6 11 (0.41%) NAS
7 9 (0.34%) Skype
7 9 (0.34%) SMTP
8 8 (0.30%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.30%) WAN
9 7 (0.26%) Network Security
9 7 (0.26%) SMS
10 6 (0.22%) Ethernet
10 6 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (0.22%) LDAP
10 6 (0.22%) RS-232
10 6 (0.22%) VLAN
10 6 (0.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 593 (22.10%) SQL Server
2 283 (10.55%) MySQL
3 161 (6.00%) Big Data
3 161 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 148 (5.52%) SQL Server 2014
5 147 (5.48%) MongoDB
6 136 (5.07%) Relational Database
7 128 (4.77%) Hadoop
8 97 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 96 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 90 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 86 (3.21%) RDBMS
12 80 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
13 76 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 60 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
15 48 (1.79%) Apache Hive
16 25 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (0.71%) Hazelcast
17 19 (0.71%) MS Access
17 19 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 295 (11.00%) Git (software)
2 208 (7.75%) Selenium
3 175 (6.52%) JIRA
4 156 (5.81%) Jenkins
5 131 (4.88%) Cucumber
6 111 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 86 (3.21%) NUnit
8 78 (2.91%) Visual Studio
9 75 (2.80%) JUnit
10 68 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 68 (2.53%) Subversion
11 66 (2.46%) MSTest
12 65 (2.42%) Maven
13 59 (2.20%) Eclipse
14 58 (2.16%) TeamCity
15 54 (2.01%) WebDriver
16 38 (1.42%) Mercurial
17 32 (1.19%) Moq
18 31 (1.16%) Gradle
19 30 (1.12%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 342 (12.75%) Finance
2 166 (6.19%) Retail
3 121 (4.51%) Games
4 103 (3.84%) Marketing
5 78 (2.91%) Legal
6 57 (2.12%) Telecoms
7 51 (1.90%) Military
8 43 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 42 (1.57%) Banking
10 26 (0.97%) Law
11 20 (0.75%) Electronics
12 13 (0.48%) Publishing
13 12 (0.45%) Back Office
14 11 (0.41%) Advertising
15 10 (0.37%) Automotive
16 6 (0.22%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.22%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.11%) Music Industry
18 2 (0.075%) Local Government
18 2 (0.075%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1264 (47.11%) Developer
2 362 (13.49%) .NET Developer
3 313 (11.67%) Senior Developer
4 291 (10.85%) Analyst
5 263 (9.80%) Java Developer
6 200 (7.45%) C# Developer
7 180 (6.71%) Software Developer
8 164 (6.11%) Business Analyst
9 145 (5.40%) Software Engineer
10 130 (4.85%) PHP Developer
11 123 (4.58%) Lead Developer
12 122 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
13 118 (4.40%) Tester
14 114 (4.25%) Senior Java Developer
15 109 (4.06%) SQL Developer
16 107 (3.99%) Architect
17 96 (3.58%) DevOps Engineer
17 96 (3.58%) JavaScript Developer
17 96 (3.58%) Test Analyst
18 90 (3.35%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 791 (29.48%) .NET
2 576 (21.47%) HTML
3 511 (19.05%) CSS
4 426 (15.88%) AngularJS
5 406 (15.13%) ASP.NET
6 395 (14.72%) Web Services
7 379 (14.13%) jQuery
8 289 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 278 (10.36%) Node.js
10 266 (9.91%) HTML5
11 247 (9.21%) Spring
12 241 (8.98%) WCF
13 194 (7.23%) RESTful
14 170 (6.34%) ASP.NET Web API
15 167 (6.22%) .NET Framework
16 157 (5.85%) Hibernate
16 157 (5.85%) XML
17 154 (5.74%) CSS3
18 149 (5.55%) WPF
19 144 (5.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 262 (9.77%) iPad
2 193 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 182 (6.78%) User Experience
4 130 (4.85%) Mobile App
5 119 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 66 (2.46%) Data Structures
7 65 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 64 (2.39%) Algorithms
9 43 (1.60%) N-Tier
10 30 (1.12%) PKI
11 27 (1.01%) NHS
12 26 (0.97%) Data Centre
12 26 (0.97%) iPhone
13 24 (0.89%) Smartphone
14 21 (0.78%) Management Information System
15 19 (0.71%) Social Network
16 17 (0.63%) Driving Licence
17 16 (0.60%) Cyberthreat
17 16 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
18 14 (0.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 289 (10.77%) Linux
2 213 (7.94%) Windows
3 126 (4.70%) Android
4 91 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 75 (2.80%) Unix
6 34 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (0.97%) Windows Server
8 15 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (0.52%) Solaris
10 13 (0.48%) CentOS
11 12 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.45%) OpenVMS
12 9 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 5 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.19%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.075%) Debian
16 2 (0.075%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.075%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 798 (29.74%) Scrum
2 715 (26.65%) TDD
3 561 (20.91%) MVC
4 437 (16.29%) Continuous Integration
5 388 (14.46%) SDLC
6 370 (13.79%) OO
7 367 (13.68%) DevOps
8 360 (13.42%) BDD
9 339 (12.64%) Software Engineering
10 323 (12.04%) E-Commerce
11 265 (9.88%) Kanban
12 249 (9.28%) Web Development
13 193 (7.19%) Automated Testing
14 185 (6.90%) Waterfall
15 174 (6.49%) Mentoring
16 166 (6.19%) Test Scripting
17 160 (5.96%) Continuous Improvement
18 143 (5.33%) Web Application Development
19 138 (5.14%) Project Management
20 135 (5.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 796 (29.67%) C#
2 754 (28.10%) JavaScript
3 752 (28.03%) Java
4 641 (23.89%) SQL
5 274 (10.21%) PHP
6 247 (9.21%) Python
7 227 (8.46%) Ruby
8 163 (6.08%) C++
9 116 (4.32%) C
10 115 (4.29%) T-SQL
11 84 (3.13%) Perl
12 61 (2.27%) Scala
13 57 (2.12%) Bash Shell
13 57 (2.12%) PowerShell
14 46 (1.71%) VB.NET
15 43 (1.60%) PL/SQL
16 35 (1.30%) Shell Script
17 33 (1.23%) TypeScript
18 29 (1.08%) Objective-C
19 28 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 308 (11.48%) Degree
2 131 (4.88%) ISEB
3 94 (3.50%) ISTQB
4 91 (3.39%) Security Cleared
5 80 (2.98%) DV Cleared
6 36 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (0.60%) PhD
8 9 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (0.30%) HNC
9 8 (0.30%) HND
9 8 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.26%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.26%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 6 (0.22%) PMP
12 5 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.19%) MCITP
13 4 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.11%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (7.86%) QA
2 32 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (0.82%) PCI DSS
3 22 (0.82%) PMO
4 21 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 19 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 14 (0.52%) ISO 14001
7 12 (0.45%) SDET
8 7 (0.26%) SLA
9 5 (0.19%) WCAG
10 2 (0.075%) GCP
11 1 (0.037%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 84 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (2.98%) Docker
3 59 (2.20%) Hyper-V
4 34 (1.27%) vSphere
4 34 (1.27%) Xen
5 33 (1.23%) XenServer
6 16 (0.60%) Active Directory
7 12 (0.45%) Firmware
8 9 (0.34%) VirtualBox
9 6 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 6 (0.22%) Varnish
9 6 (0.22%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.19%) HDFS
11 2 (0.075%) vCloud
12 1 (0.037%) OpenSIPS
12 1 (0.037%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 96 (3.58%) Puppet
2 89 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (1.83%) Kibana
4 47 (1.75%) Ansible
5 30 (1.12%) Cobbler
5 30 (1.12%) Tivoli
6 27 (1.01%) Terraform
7 24 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
8 14 (0.52%) Packer
9 10 (0.37%) logstash
10 9 (0.34%) Salt
11 8 (0.30%) SCCM
12 6 (0.22%) SCOM
13 5 (0.19%) Backup Exec
14 4 (0.15%) AirWatch
15 2 (0.075%) BladeLogic
15 2 (0.075%) Nagios
15 2 (0.075%) Rundeck
16 1 (0.037%) Capistrano
16 1 (0.037%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 312 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 217 (8.09%) Oracle
3 105 (3.91%) VMware
4 93 (3.47%) Google
5 44 (1.64%) Red Hat
6 36 (1.34%) SAP
7 35 (1.30%) IBM
8 33 (1.23%) EnterpriseDB
9 26 (0.97%) Adobe
10 23 (0.86%) HP
11 21 (0.78%) Zend
12 20 (0.75%) Xamarin
13 19 (0.71%) Sitecore
14 18 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
15 16 (0.60%) Demandware
16 14 (0.52%) Facebook
16 14 (0.52%) ServiceNow
17 13 (0.48%) NetApp
18 12 (0.45%) Tableau
19 11 (0.41%) Cognos
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 25% bonus, 10% pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: negotiable + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago