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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 66 142 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 23.57% 31.49% 43.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.94% 39.66% 53.88%
Number of salaries quoted 55 140 116
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
245 358 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 87.50% 79.38% 81.41%
Number of salaries quoted 170 345 212
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Bedford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

1 115 (65.34%) .NET
2 113 (64.20%) Scrum
3 95 (53.98%) C#
4 90 (51.14%) Microsoft
5 80 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 79 (44.89%) ASP.NET
7 63 (35.80%) MVC
8 61 (34.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 59 (33.52%) SQL Server
10 51 (28.98%) JavaScript
11 49 (27.84%) Coaching
11 49 (27.84%) Performance Management
12 44 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 42 (23.86%) HTML
14 41 (23.30%) CSS
14 41 (23.30%) TDD
15 38 (21.59%) WCF
16 36 (20.45%) jQuery
17 35 (19.89%) Visual Studio
18 33 (18.75%) Silverlight
19 32 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
19 32 (18.18%) Software Engineering
20 31 (17.61%) .NET Framework
21 30 (17.05%) SQL
22 28 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
23 27 (15.34%) Entity Framework
23 27 (15.34%) WPF
23 27 (15.34%) Matrix Management
23 27 (15.34%) Oracle
24 26 (14.77%) People Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 18 (10.23%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.41%) Node.js
3 1 (0.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 80 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.14%) DHCP
1 2 (1.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (33.52%) SQL Server
2 32 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (8.52%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.27%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.70%) MySQL
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (19.89%) Visual Studio
2 28 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (6.82%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (6.82%) Moq
3 12 (6.82%) NUnit
4 6 (3.41%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.27%) MSTest
6 2 (1.14%) Selenium
7 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.57%) JIRA
7 1 (0.57%) Subversion
7 1 (0.57%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.57%) Xcode
7 1 (0.57%) JUnit
General
1 14 (7.95%) Finance
2 4 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (0.57%) Marketing
3 1 (0.57%) Avionics
3 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (29.55%) Development Manager
2 48 (27.27%) Developer
3 31 (17.61%) Architect
4 29 (16.48%) C# Developer
5 28 (15.91%) Analyst
6 26 (14.77%) Senior Manager
6 26 (14.77%) .NET Developer
6 26 (14.77%) Senior Development Manager
7 25 (14.20%) Lead Architect
8 23 (13.07%) C# .NET Developer
9 22 (12.50%) Business Analyst
10 20 (11.36%) Technical Architect
11 18 (10.23%) Project Manager
11 18 (10.23%) Lead Technical Architect
11 18 (10.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (6.82%) Senior Developer
12 12 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
13 11 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
14 8 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
15 7 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (65.34%) .NET
2 79 (44.89%) ASP.NET
3 61 (34.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (23.86%) HTML
5 41 (23.30%) CSS
6 38 (21.59%) WCF
7 36 (20.45%) jQuery
8 33 (18.75%) Silverlight
9 31 (17.61%) .NET Framework
10 27 (15.34%) Entity Framework
10 27 (15.34%) WPF
11 24 (13.64%) LINQ
11 24 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 20 (11.36%) WinForms
12 20 (11.36%) Ajax
13 16 (9.09%) Web Services
14 12 (6.82%) AngularJS
15 8 (4.55%) ADO.NET
16 7 (3.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 6 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.95%) N-Tier
2 6 (3.41%) PMI
2 6 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.84%) User Experience
4 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.14%) W3C
7 1 (0.57%) Open Source
7 1 (0.57%) Social Media
7 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.57%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.64%) Windows
2 4 (2.27%) Linux
3 3 (1.70%) UNIX
4 2 (1.14%) AIX
4 2 (1.14%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (64.20%) Scrum
2 63 (35.80%) MVC
3 49 (27.84%) Coaching
3 49 (27.84%) Performance Management
4 44 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (23.30%) TDD
6 32 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 27 (15.34%) Matrix Management
8 26 (14.77%) People Management
9 23 (13.07%) Mentoring
10 18 (10.23%) DSDM
11 17 (9.66%) OO
12 15 (8.52%) OOD
13 13 (7.39%) PRINCE2
13 13 (7.39%) User Stories
14 12 (6.82%) BPMN
15 11 (6.25%) UML
15 11 (6.25%) Project Management
15 11 (6.25%) System Testing
16 9 (5.11%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 95 (53.98%) C#
2 51 (28.98%) JavaScript
3 30 (17.05%) SQL
4 19 (10.80%) T-SQL
5 9 (5.11%) Java
6 6 (3.41%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.27%) Ruby
8 3 (1.70%) PHP
9 1 (0.57%) VB6
9 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.57%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.57%) C
9 1 (0.57%) VB
9 1 (0.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (3.41%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.27%) Degree
3 2 (1.14%) ISEB
4 1 (0.57%) CBAP
4 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.98%) SLA
2 5 (2.84%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.57%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (4.55%) MOM
Vendors
1 90 (51.14%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.34%) Oracle
3 4 (2.27%) Pegasus
3 4 (2.27%) JD Edwards
3 4 (2.27%) Sage
3 4 (2.27%) Facebook
4 2 (1.14%) Intel
4 2 (1.14%) VMware
4 2 (1.14%) LANDesk
5 1 (0.57%) Google
5 1 (0.57%) Pega
5 1 (0.57%) Telerik
5 1 (0.57%) OpenText
5 1 (0.57%) Sun
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