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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 168 157 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 51.22% 44.10% 32.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 62.92% 50.81% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 168 149 58
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £55,000
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
267 309 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 81.40% 86.80% 92.55%
Number of salaries quoted 259 266 161
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 November 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Bedford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 215 (70.72%) Scrum
2 168 (55.26%) .NET
3 162 (53.29%) Microsoft
4 157 (51.64%) C#
5 125 (41.12%) SQL Server
5 125 (41.12%) ASP.NET
6 110 (36.18%) WCF
7 102 (33.55%) MVC
7 102 (33.55%) TDD
8 96 (31.58%) MS Excel
9 78 (25.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 73 (24.01%) WPF
11 60 (19.74%) DSDM
12 58 (19.08%) SQL
13 57 (18.75%) User Stories
14 55 (18.09%) Silverlight
14 55 (18.09%) Kanban
15 54 (17.76%) JavaScript
16 53 (17.43%) Visual Studio
17 52 (17.11%) LINQ
17 52 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
18 50 (16.45%) Performance Management
19 48 (15.79%) .NET Framework
20 46 (15.13%) Windows
21 45 (14.80%) Mentoring
22 44 (14.47%) WinForms
23 43 (14.14%) Use Case
24 42 (13.82%) Matrix Management
24 42 (13.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 42 (13.82%) Project Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (8.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 96 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.99%) Fireworks
2 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.99%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.33%) MS Project
3 1 (0.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.64%) SaaS
2 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (41.12%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (7.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 16 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 10 (3.29%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.66%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (17.43%) Visual Studio
2 52 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (12.50%) Moq
4 30 (9.87%) Rhino Mocks
5 18 (5.92%) NUnit
6 15 (4.93%) MSTest
7 13 (4.28%) Subversion
8 9 (2.96%) Selenium
8 9 (2.96%) JUnit
9 4 (1.32%) JIRA
10 2 (0.66%) JMeter
10 2 (0.66%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.33%) Xcode
11 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (8.88%) Finance
2 1 (0.33%) Legal
2 1 (0.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 102 (33.55%) Developer
2 67 (22.04%) C# Developer
3 60 (19.74%) Analyst
3 60 (19.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 56 (18.42%) Business Analyst
5 54 (17.76%) Architect
6 48 (15.79%) Development Manager
6 48 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 47 (15.46%) Senior C# Developer
7 47 (15.46%) Senior Developer
8 40 (13.16%) .NET Developer
9 34 (11.18%) Technical Architect
10 33 (10.86%) Senior Analyst
11 32 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
12 25 (8.22%) Lead Architect
13 23 (7.57%) Team Leader
14 16 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
14 16 (5.26%) Project Manager
14 16 (5.26%) Software Manager
15 15 (4.93%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (55.26%) .NET
2 125 (41.12%) ASP.NET
3 110 (36.18%) WCF
4 78 (25.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 73 (24.01%) WPF
6 55 (18.09%) Silverlight
7 52 (17.11%) LINQ
8 48 (15.79%) .NET Framework
9 44 (14.47%) WinForms
10 42 (13.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 41 (13.49%) jQuery
12 29 (9.54%) Web Services
13 28 (9.21%) HTML
14 27 (8.88%) CSS
15 25 (8.22%) J2EE
15 25 (8.22%) Ajax
16 21 (6.91%) ADO.NET
17 16 (5.26%) Spring
17 16 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 15 (4.93%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.54%) User Experience
2 27 (8.88%) N-Tier
3 15 (4.93%) Inversion of Control
4 13 (4.28%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.96%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.30%) PMI
8 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.66%) Wiki
9 2 (0.66%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.13%) Windows
2 9 (2.96%) Linux
3 1 (0.33%) Android
3 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (70.72%) Scrum
2 102 (33.55%) TDD
2 102 (33.55%) MVC
3 60 (19.74%) DSDM
4 57 (18.75%) User Stories
5 55 (18.09%) Kanban
6 50 (16.45%) Performance Management
7 45 (14.80%) Mentoring
8 43 (14.14%) Use Case
9 42 (13.82%) Matrix Management
9 42 (13.82%) Project Management
10 40 (13.16%) UML
11 39 (12.83%) Business Analysis
12 38 (12.50%) BPMN
13 32 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (10.53%) Coaching
14 31 (10.20%) OO
15 30 (9.87%) OOD
16 29 (9.54%) Software Engineering
17 26 (8.55%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (51.64%) C#
2 58 (19.08%) SQL
3 54 (17.76%) JavaScript
4 38 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 28 (9.21%) Java
6 3 (0.99%) XAML
7 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.33%) PHP
8 1 (0.33%) C
8 1 (0.33%) C++
8 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 34 (11.18%) ISEB
2 27 (8.88%) Degree
3 22 (7.24%) CBAP
4 9 (2.96%) Sun Certification
5 7 (2.30%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.64%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.33%) MCP
8 1 (0.33%) MCAD
8 1 (0.33%) MCSD
8 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.63%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 19 (6.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 162 (53.29%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.51%) Oracle
3 11 (3.62%) Capita
4 9 (2.96%) Sun
5 5 (1.64%) Pegasus
5 5 (1.64%) JD Edwards
5 5 (1.64%) Sage
6 4 (1.32%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.32%) Apple
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