Period
to 9 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 99 167 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 24.63% 26.26% 31.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.33% 29.14% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 43 122 95
Median annual salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,625 £60,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 376 573 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 93.53% 90.09% 92.82%
Number of salaries quoted 161 395 281
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +6.41% +4.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,808 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Northern Ireland

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Northern Ireland

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Northern Ireland

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 9 July 2020. 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
County Antrim 0 95 £41,250 -8.33% 29
County Londonderry -2 3 £33,500 -48.46%
Agile Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 64 (64.65%) C#
2 48 (48.48%) .NET
3 38 (38.38%) JavaScript
3 38 (38.38%) Scrum
3 38 (38.38%) Azure
4 35 (35.35%) AWS
5 32 (32.32%) Microsoft
6 31 (31.31%) Java
7 30 (30.30%) Oracle
7 30 (30.30%) Software Engineering
8 25 (25.25%) AngularJS
9 24 (24.24%) ASP.NET
10 23 (23.23%) Test Automation
11 21 (21.21%) Finance
12 20 (20.20%) RESTful
13 19 (19.19%) SQL
14 18 (18.18%) HTML
14 18 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (15.15%) React
16 14 (14.14%) MVC
16 14 (14.14%) .NET Framework
16 14 (14.14%) CSS
16 14 (14.14%) Python
16 14 (14.14%) QA
16 14 (14.14%) DevOps
17 13 (13.13%) Line Management
17 13 (13.13%) Investment Management
17 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
17 13 (13.13%) Degree
18 12 (12.12%) TDD

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (5.05%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.04%) Gunicorn
3 3 (3.03%) IIS
4 2 (2.02%) Apache
4 2 (2.02%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.01%) Confluence
5 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 38 (38.38%) Azure
2 35 (35.35%) AWS
3 5 (5.05%) SaaS
4 4 (4.04%) Azure Stack
4 4 (4.04%) GCP
4 4 (4.04%) Logic Apps
4 4 (4.04%) PaaS
5 3 (3.03%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) SSL
2 2 (2.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.08%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.04%) MySQL
5 2 (2.02%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.01%) Redis
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Selenium
2 7 (7.07%) JMeter
3 6 (6.06%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.05%) JIRA
5 4 (4.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (4.04%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.03%) Mocha
6 3 (3.03%) NUnit
6 3 (3.03%) Spock
7 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.01%) Appium
8 1 (1.01%) Bower
8 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.01%) Grunt
8 1 (1.01%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.01%) JUnit
8 1 (1.01%) Robot Framework
8 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.01%) Zephyr
General
1 21 (21.21%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Legal
3 3 (3.03%) Law
4 2 (2.02%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Billing
Job Titles
1 60 (60.61%) Developer
2 22 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 16 (16.16%) .NET Developer
4 13 (13.13%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 10 (10.10%) Web Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Technical Leader
8 7 (7.07%) Analyst
8 7 (7.07%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Azure Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Senior Test Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Test Engineer
11 4 (4.04%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Junior Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Junior Web Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Python Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Python Web Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (48.48%) .NET
2 25 (25.25%) AngularJS
3 24 (24.24%) ASP.NET
4 20 (20.20%) RESTful
5 18 (18.18%) HTML
6 15 (15.15%) React
7 14 (14.14%) .NET Framework
7 14 (14.14%) CSS
8 12 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (10.10%) COM
10 9 (9.09%) REST
10 9 (9.09%) Spring
11 8 (8.08%) Entity Framework
12 7 (7.07%) jQuery
12 7 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (7.07%) Web Services
13 6 (6.06%) Node.js
14 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (5.05%) Spring Boot
15 4 (4.04%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) User Experience
2 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.07%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.07%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.04%) Cyberattack
4 4 (4.04%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.03%) Robotics
6 2 (2.02%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.02%) Derivative
6 2 (2.02%) Equities
6 2 (2.02%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.02%) iPhone
6 2 (2.02%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.01%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.01%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.07%) Linux
2 3 (3.03%) Windows
2 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.02%) Android
3 2 (2.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.38%) Scrum
2 30 (30.30%) Software Engineering
3 23 (23.23%) Test Automation
4 18 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (14.14%) DevOps
5 14 (14.14%) MVC
6 13 (13.13%) Investment Management
6 13 (13.13%) Line Management
7 12 (12.12%) Computer Science
7 12 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.12%) TDD
7 12 (12.12%) Unit Testing
7 12 (12.12%) User Stories
8 11 (11.11%) Web Development
9 10 (10.10%) Mentoring
10 9 (9.09%) Manual Testing
10 9 (9.09%) Open Source
11 8 (8.08%) BDD
11 8 (8.08%) Data Engineering
11 8 (8.08%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 64 (64.65%) C#
2 38 (38.38%) JavaScript
3 31 (31.31%) Java
4 19 (19.19%) SQL
5 14 (14.14%) Python
6 5 (5.05%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.04%) C++
7 4 (4.04%) Go
7 4 (4.04%) Google Apps Script
7 4 (4.04%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.04%) VBA
8 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.02%) Java 8
10 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.01%) R
10 1 (1.01%) Ruby
10 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (13.13%) Degree
2 8 (8.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (8.08%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.02%) CFA
4 2 (2.02%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.01%) HNC
5 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.01%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.14%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) MiFID
3 1 (1.01%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.03%) Kibana
3 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (32.32%) Microsoft
2 30 (30.30%) Oracle
3 8 (8.08%) Google
4 6 (6.06%) Databricks
5 4 (4.04%) UiPath
6 3 (3.03%) Automation Anywhere
6 3 (3.03%) Blue Prism
7 2 (2.02%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.02%) Charles River
7 2 (2.02%) Reuters
8 1 (1.01%) HP
8 1 (1.01%) Xamarin