Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 6 3
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 227 197 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 21.58% 19.84% 21.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.87% 23.18% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 207 183 177
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £72,500
North West median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

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 951 850 875
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 90.40% 85.60% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 699 671 647
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,300
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +3 142 £42,500 +6.25% 12
St Helens +5 37 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Wirral -5 25 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Southport -7 6 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Birkenhead -8 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Agile Software Development
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 108 (47.58%) TDD
2 86 (37.89%) MVC
3 84 (37.00%) .NET
4 73 (32.16%) C#
5 64 (28.19%) SQL Server
6 58 (25.55%) ASP.NET
7 56 (24.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 55 (24.23%) Finance
9 50 (22.03%) PHP
9 50 (22.03%) RESTful
10 48 (21.15%) BDD
10 48 (21.15%) JavaScript
11 45 (19.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 45 (19.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 43 (18.94%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (18.50%) CSS
13 42 (18.50%) Web Application Development
14 41 (18.06%) HTML
15 40 (17.62%) AngularJS
16 38 (16.74%) Git (software)
17 37 (16.30%) SDLC
18 36 (15.86%) HTML5
18 36 (15.86%) CSS3
19 32 (14.10%) MySQL
20 30 (13.22%) SQL
20 30 (13.22%) Windows
20 30 (13.22%) Scrum
20 30 (13.22%) Node.js
20 30 (13.22%) SQL Server 2014
20 30 (13.22%) Greenfield Project

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 3 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.88%) IIS
3 1 (0.44%) Apache
3 1 (0.44%) Confluence
3 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.44%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (0.44%) Marvel
3 1 (0.44%) SAS
3 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.76%) Magento
3 3 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.88%) Maximo
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.44%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.76%) GitHub
2 3 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.32%) Office 365
3 2 (0.88%) Mavenlink
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.69%) Internet
2 13 (5.73%) Broadband
3 3 (1.32%) Firewall
3 3 (1.32%) NAS
3 3 (1.32%) VLAN
3 3 (1.32%) VPN
4 1 (0.44%) DHCP
4 1 (0.44%) DNS
4 1 (0.44%) Extranet
4 1 (0.44%) Intranet
4 1 (0.44%) LAN
4 1 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.44%) Skype
4 1 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (28.19%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.10%) MySQL
3 30 (13.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 25 (11.01%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (6.61%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.76%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.88%) MS Access
9 1 (0.44%) Event Store
9 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.44%) Power BI
9 1 (0.44%) QlikView
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (16.74%) Git (software)
2 28 (12.33%) Selenium
3 23 (10.13%) WebDriver
4 20 (8.81%) Selenium IDE
5 13 (5.73%) MSTest
5 13 (5.73%) NuGet
5 13 (5.73%) NUnit
6 7 (3.08%) JIRA
7 6 (2.64%) Subversion
8 4 (1.76%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.44%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.44%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
General
1 55 (24.23%) Finance
2 29 (12.78%) Banking
3 19 (8.37%) Retail
4 13 (5.73%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.64%) Marketing
6 5 (2.20%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.32%) Russian Language
8 2 (0.88%) Games
8 2 (0.88%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
9 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 138 (60.79%) Developer
2 64 (28.19%) .NET Developer
3 32 (14.10%) PHP Developer
4 28 (12.33%) C# Developer
5 20 (8.81%) MySQL Developer
5 20 (8.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 19 (8.37%) Project Manager
7 16 (7.05%) Analyst
7 16 (7.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (6.61%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (6.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 13 (5.73%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.73%) Telecoms Developer
11 12 (5.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 11 (4.85%) Agile Developer
13 10 (4.41%) IT Manager
13 10 (4.41%) Lead Developer
14 9 (3.96%) Graduate
14 9 (3.96%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (37.00%) .NET
2 58 (25.55%) ASP.NET
3 56 (24.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 50 (22.03%) RESTful
5 45 (19.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 45 (19.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 42 (18.50%) CSS
7 41 (18.06%) HTML
8 40 (17.62%) AngularJS
9 36 (15.86%) CSS3
9 36 (15.86%) HTML5
10 30 (13.22%) Node.js
11 28 (12.33%) SOAP
12 27 (11.89%) REST
13 25 (11.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 24 (10.57%) KnockoutJS
15 22 (9.69%) WCF
16 21 (9.25%) Laravel
17 20 (8.81%) CakePHP
18 17 (7.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.22%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (10.13%) Digital TV
3 17 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.73%) User Experience
5 12 (5.29%) Blog
5 12 (5.29%) Digital Media
6 7 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.08%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.20%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.76%) Social Network
9 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.32%) NHS
10 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.44%) Fintech
10 1 (0.44%) FMCG
10 1 (0.44%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.44%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.22%) Windows
2 23 (10.13%) Linux
3 4 (1.76%) Unix
4 3 (1.32%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.32%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (47.58%) TDD
2 86 (37.89%) MVC
3 48 (21.15%) BDD
4 43 (18.94%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (18.50%) Web Application Development
6 37 (16.30%) SDLC
7 30 (13.22%) Scrum
8 27 (11.89%) Project Management
9 24 (10.57%) OO
10 23 (10.13%) Functional Testing
10 23 (10.13%) Software Engineering
11 22 (9.69%) Waterfall
12 20 (8.81%) API Development
13 18 (7.93%) Dependency Injection
13 18 (7.93%) Kanban
14 17 (7.49%) DevOps
15 15 (6.61%) E-Commerce
15 15 (6.61%) OOP
16 14 (6.17%) Continuous Delivery
16 14 (6.17%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (32.16%) C#
2 50 (22.03%) PHP
3 48 (21.15%) JavaScript
4 30 (13.22%) SQL
5 21 (9.25%) Ruby
6 19 (8.37%) VB.NET
7 14 (6.17%) VB
8 13 (5.73%) PowerShell
9 12 (5.29%) Java
10 4 (1.76%) Python
11 3 (1.32%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.44%) C
12 1 (0.44%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (6.17%) Degree
2 8 (3.52%) ISEB
3 4 (1.76%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.88%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.44%) APMP
6 1 (0.44%) CCNA
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.57%) QA
2 5 (2.20%) PMO
3 4 (1.76%) SLA
4 2 (0.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.88%) GCP
5 1 (0.44%) COBIT
5 1 (0.44%) GDPR
5 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (5.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (6.17%) Ansible
1 14 (6.17%) Puppet
2 13 (5.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.25%) Zend
3 13 (5.73%) VMware
4 11 (4.85%) Oracle
5 6 (2.64%) IBM
6 4 (1.76%) Cisco
7 3 (1.32%) EMC
7 3 (1.32%) Google
7 3 (1.32%) HP
7 3 (1.32%) Meraki
8 2 (0.88%) IFS
8 2 (0.88%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.44%) Adobe
9 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.44%) Citrix
9 1 (0.44%) Progress
9 1 (0.44%) Sage
9 1 (0.44%) Tableau
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wirral
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Shop Direct
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Merseyside
Experian
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Merseyside
ROQ
Salary: Highly competitive Salary Package plus benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Matalan
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
CCA Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Doris IT
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago