The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 155 100 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.84% 37.88% 34.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 55.36% 43.48% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 151 99 64
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,200 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
280 230 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.42% 87.12% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 268 221 161
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Bedford

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Bedford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 173 (67.58%) Scrum
2 151 (58.98%) .NET
3 141 (55.08%) C#
4 125 (48.83%) Microsoft
5 116 (45.31%) ASP.NET
6 110 (42.97%) SQL Server
7 100 (39.06%) MVC
8 95 (37.11%) WCF
9 93 (36.33%) TDD
10 65 (25.39%) WPF
11 64 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 61 (23.83%) JavaScript
13 60 (23.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (20.31%) SQL
15 51 (19.92%) Team Foundation Server
16 49 (19.14%) LINQ
17 48 (18.75%) .NET Framework
17 48 (18.75%) User Stories
18 47 (18.36%) Silverlight
19 44 (17.19%) jQuery
19 44 (17.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 41 (16.02%) Kanban
20 41 (16.02%) DSDM
21 38 (14.84%) Windows
22 35 (13.67%) HTML
22 35 (13.67%) Use Case
23 34 (13.28%) T-SQL
24 32 (12.50%) Visual Studio
24 32 (12.50%) Project Management
24 32 (12.50%) WinForms

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.69%) Fireworks
2 12 (4.69%) Photoshop
2 12 (4.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.56%) MS Office
4 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.91%) HTTP
2 1 (0.39%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (42.97%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (7.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (3.91%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 51 (19.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 28 (10.94%) Moq
4 20 (7.81%) Subversion
5 16 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 14 (5.47%) NUnit
7 12 (4.69%) MSTest
8 9 (3.52%) JUnit
9 8 (3.13%) Selenium
10 5 (1.95%) JIRA
11 3 (1.17%) Zephyr
12 2 (0.78%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.78%) JMeter
General
1 24 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 112 (43.75%) Developer
2 72 (28.13%) C# Developer
3 53 (20.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 48 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 45 (17.58%) Senior C# Developer
6 44 (17.19%) Analyst
7 43 (16.80%) Architect
8 42 (16.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (15.63%) Business Analyst
10 28 (10.94%) Technical Architect
10 28 (10.94%) .NET Developer
11 22 (8.59%) Senior Analyst
12 21 (8.20%) Senior Business Analyst
13 20 (7.81%) Lead Developer
14 19 (7.42%) Team Leader
15 18 (7.03%) Development Manager
16 17 (6.64%) Lead Architect
17 15 (5.86%) Technical Leader
18 13 (5.08%) Technical Developer
19 12 (4.69%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (58.98%) .NET
2 116 (45.31%) ASP.NET
3 95 (37.11%) WCF
4 65 (25.39%) WPF
5 60 (23.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 49 (19.14%) LINQ
7 48 (18.75%) .NET Framework
8 47 (18.36%) Silverlight
9 44 (17.19%) jQuery
9 44 (17.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 35 (13.67%) HTML
11 32 (12.50%) WinForms
12 31 (12.11%) CSS
13 25 (9.77%) Ajax
14 23 (8.98%) Web Services
15 22 (8.59%) HTML5
16 18 (7.03%) J2EE
17 17 (6.64%) ADO.NET
18 15 (5.86%) XML
19 14 (5.47%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.11%) User Experience
2 22 (8.59%) N-Tier
3 13 (5.08%) Client/Server
4 9 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.52%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.95%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.17%) Wiki
7 2 (0.78%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.78%) PMI
8 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.39%) Physics
8 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.84%) Windows
2 9 (3.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (67.58%) Scrum
2 100 (39.06%) MVC
3 93 (36.33%) TDD
4 48 (18.75%) User Stories
5 41 (16.02%) Kanban
5 41 (16.02%) DSDM
6 35 (13.67%) Use Case
7 32 (12.50%) Project Management
7 32 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 31 (12.11%) Business Analysis
9 28 (10.94%) BPMN
10 26 (10.16%) UML
11 25 (9.77%) OO
12 23 (8.98%) Software Engineering
12 23 (8.98%) OOD
13 22 (8.59%) Performance Management
13 22 (8.59%) Matrix Management
13 22 (8.59%) Line Management
14 19 (7.42%) Multithreading
15 15 (5.86%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (55.08%) C#
2 61 (23.83%) JavaScript
3 52 (20.31%) SQL
4 34 (13.28%) T-SQL
5 18 (7.03%) Java
6 12 (4.69%) XAML
7 6 (2.34%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (12.11%) ISEB
2 27 (10.55%) Degree
3 19 (7.42%) CBAP
4 9 (3.52%) Sun Certification
5 6 (2.34%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.78%) MCP
6 2 (0.78%) MCAD
6 2 (0.78%) MCSD
6 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 15 (5.86%) MOM
Vendors
1 125 (48.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.25%) Oracle
3 11 (4.30%) Capita
4 9 (3.52%) Sun
5 4 (1.56%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.56%) Apple
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + pension + health
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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