The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 121 92 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 22.79% 21.50% 24.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.58% 25.14% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 95 83 82
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,680 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £70,000
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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 473 366 449
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 89.08% 85.51% 89.09%
Number of salaries quoted 346 305 328
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Merseyside

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Merseyside over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Merseyside

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Liverpool +2 76 £37,500 -6.25% 17
St Helens - 15 £45,000 - 7
Wirral -2 14 £45,000 +18.11% 2
Southport -4 5 £40,000 - 1
Birkenhead -5 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Agile Software Development
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 115 (43.40%) .NET
2 99 (37.36%) C#
3 93 (35.09%) TDD
4 82 (30.94%) SQL Server
5 80 (30.19%) MVC
6 74 (27.92%) ASP.NET
7 66 (24.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 64 (24.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 61 (23.02%) RESTful
10 57 (21.51%) AngularJS
11 56 (21.13%) SQL Server 2014
11 56 (21.13%) BDD
12 53 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 51 (19.25%) Web Application Development
13 51 (19.25%) SQL
13 51 (19.25%) Microsoft
13 51 (19.25%) Scrum
14 45 (16.98%) JavaScript
15 42 (15.85%) SDLC
16 41 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (15.09%) Node.js
18 38 (14.34%) OO
18 38 (14.34%) Finance
19 37 (13.96%) PHP
19 37 (13.96%) CSS
20 36 (13.58%) Git (software)
21 35 (13.21%) Windows
22 34 (12.83%) HTML
22 34 (12.83%) WCF
23 30 (11.32%) ITIL

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 7 (2.64%) Confluence
1 7 (2.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.13%) CMS
2 3 (1.13%) IIS
2 3 (1.13%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.38%) Apache
3 1 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.38%) Drupal
3 1 (0.38%) JBoss
3 1 (0.38%) Marvel
3 1 (0.38%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (6.79%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.13%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.13%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.13%) Sage 1000
3 2 (0.75%) Magento
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.02%) IaaS
1 8 (3.02%) PaaS
2 7 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.26%) GitHub
3 6 (2.26%) Office 365
4 3 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.38%) Google Play
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.79%) Internet
2 12 (4.53%) Broadband
3 9 (3.40%) SAN
4 7 (2.64%) Firewall
4 7 (2.64%) VLAN
5 5 (1.89%) DHCP
5 5 (1.89%) DNS
5 5 (1.89%) WAN
6 4 (1.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.51%) Network Security
6 4 (1.51%) WLAN
7 3 (1.13%) NAS
7 3 (1.13%) VPN
8 2 (0.75%) Extranet
8 2 (0.75%) Intranet
9 1 (0.38%) LAN
9 1 (0.38%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (30.94%) SQL Server
2 56 (21.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 18 (6.79%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.02%) MySQL
5 7 (2.64%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.51%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.13%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (1.13%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.75%) InfluxDB
9 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.75%) MS Access
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.91%) MSTest
2 13 (4.91%) NUnit
3 11 (4.15%) JIRA
4 9 (3.40%) Subversion
5 7 (2.64%) Selenium
6 6 (2.26%) Ant
6 6 (2.26%) JIRA Agile
6 6 (2.26%) JUnit
7 5 (1.89%) Moq
7 5 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.51%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.13%) NuGet
9 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.13%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.38%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.38%) Gradle
10 1 (0.38%) Grunt
10 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (14.34%) Finance
2 21 (7.92%) Retail
3 13 (4.91%) Banking
4 12 (4.53%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.15%) Advertising
6 5 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.89%) Marketing
7 4 (1.51%) Games
8 2 (0.75%) Billing
8 2 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 157 (59.25%) Developer
2 82 (30.94%) .NET Developer
3 23 (8.68%) C# Developer
4 22 (8.30%) Analyst
5 21 (7.92%) Project Manager
6 20 (7.55%) Senior Developer
7 17 (6.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 16 (6.04%) PHP Developer
9 13 (4.91%) Junior
10 12 (4.53%) Telecoms Developer
11 11 (4.15%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (4.15%) Junior Developer
12 8 (3.02%) Architect
12 8 (3.02%) Java Developer
13 7 (2.64%) Business Analyst
13 7 (2.64%) IT Manager
13 7 (2.64%) Senior Analyst
13 7 (2.64%) Senior Manager
13 7 (2.64%) Test Analyst
14 6 (2.26%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (43.40%) .NET
2 74 (27.92%) ASP.NET
3 66 (24.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 64 (24.15%) ASP.NET Web API
5 61 (23.02%) RESTful
6 57 (21.51%) AngularJS
7 53 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 40 (15.09%) Node.js
9 37 (13.96%) CSS
10 34 (12.83%) HTML
10 34 (12.83%) WCF
11 28 (10.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 27 (10.19%) .NET Framework
12 27 (10.19%) KnockoutJS
13 25 (9.43%) Entity Framework
13 25 (9.43%) HTML5
14 23 (8.68%) WinForms
15 20 (7.55%) CSS3
16 19 (7.17%) WPF
17 16 (6.04%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.57%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (9.43%) Digital TV
3 21 (7.92%) User Experience
4 18 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.91%) N-Tier
6 11 (4.15%) NHS
7 10 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (3.40%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.26%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.26%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.89%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.51%) BYOD
11 4 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.51%) Private Cloud
12 3 (1.13%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.13%) iPad
13 2 (0.75%) Graphic Design
14 1 (0.38%) Replication
14 1 (0.38%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.21%) Windows
2 22 (8.30%) Linux
3 8 (3.02%) OpenVMS
3 8 (3.02%) Solaris
3 8 (3.02%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.64%) Unix
4 7 (2.64%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.51%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.13%) Android
6 3 (1.13%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) CentOS
7 1 (0.38%) Debian
7 1 (0.38%) HPUX
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (35.09%) TDD
2 80 (30.19%) MVC
3 56 (21.13%) BDD
4 51 (19.25%) Scrum
4 51 (19.25%) Web Application Development
5 42 (15.85%) SDLC
6 41 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (14.34%) OO
8 30 (11.32%) ITIL
8 30 (11.32%) PRINCE2
9 28 (10.57%) Project Management
10 25 (9.43%) Waterfall
10 25 (9.43%) Web Development
11 23 (8.68%) Kanban
12 22 (8.30%) Dependency Injection
12 22 (8.30%) Responsive Web Design
13 21 (7.92%) OOP
14 20 (7.55%) Programme Management
15 19 (7.17%) Service Management
16 18 (6.79%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 99 (37.36%) C#
2 51 (19.25%) SQL
3 45 (16.98%) JavaScript
4 37 (13.96%) PHP
5 23 (8.68%) Ruby
6 19 (7.17%) VB.NET
7 18 (6.79%) Java
8 12 (4.53%) VB
9 10 (3.77%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.51%) Perl
11 3 (1.13%) C++
11 3 (1.13%) PHP 5
11 3 (1.13%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.75%) C
12 2 (0.75%) Python
13 1 (0.38%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (6.79%) Degree
2 9 (3.40%) ISEB
3 7 (2.64%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.13%) APMP
5 2 (0.75%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.75%) PMP
6 1 (0.38%) CCNA
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.30%) QA
2 9 (3.40%) PMO
3 4 (1.51%) SLA
4 2 (0.75%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.75%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (3.02%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (3.77%) SCCM
2 6 (2.26%) SCOM
2 6 (2.26%) SCOrch
2 6 (2.26%) SCVMM
3 4 (1.51%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.13%) Ansible
4 3 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.13%) Puppet
5 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 51 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.02%) NetApp
2 8 (3.02%) Oracle
3 7 (2.64%) Atlassian
4 5 (1.89%) Google
4 5 (1.89%) IBM
5 4 (1.51%) Cisco
5 4 (1.51%) HP
6 3 (1.13%) EMC
6 3 (1.13%) Meraki
6 3 (1.13%) Sage
6 3 (1.13%) VMware
7 2 (0.75%) Citrix
7 2 (0.75%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.38%) Adobe
8 1 (0.38%) Demandware
8 1 (0.38%) Perforce
8 1 (0.38%) Progress
8 1 (0.38%) WSO2
8 1 (0.38%) Xamarin
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Digital Gurus
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Noir Consulting
Salary: shares, bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Noir Consulting
Salary: shares, bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + completion bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Helens
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 25 days ago
St. Helens
greywood
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Knowsley, Merseyside
Matalan
Posted: 19 days ago