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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 82 112 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 28.28% 40.14% 34.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.80% 47.66% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 80 96 96
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,950 £34,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
250 235 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.21% 84.23% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 221 207 229
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Bedford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 102 (68.92%) .NET
2 91 (61.49%) Scrum
3 83 (56.08%) C#
4 78 (52.70%) ASP.NET
5 64 (43.24%) MVC
6 61 (41.22%) SQL Server
7 57 (38.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 56 (37.84%) JavaScript
9 55 (37.16%) MS Excel
10 53 (35.81%) Microsoft
11 51 (34.46%) HTML
12 50 (33.78%) CSS
13 48 (32.43%) jQuery
14 42 (28.38%) TDD
15 33 (22.30%) SQL
16 31 (20.95%) .NET Framework
17 30 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
18 29 (19.59%) WCF
18 29 (19.59%) Entity Framework
19 27 (18.24%) Ajax
20 26 (17.57%) Coaching
21 25 (16.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 25 (16.89%) SQL Server 2008
21 25 (16.89%) Visual Studio
22 24 (16.22%) Windows
22 24 (16.22%) Performance Management
23 21 (14.19%) Git (software)
23 21 (14.19%) WPF
23 21 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
24 20 (13.51%) AngularJS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (10.14%) Node.js
2 12 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.70%) Umbraco
3 4 (2.70%) WordPress
4 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (37.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.70%) Acrobat
2 4 (2.70%) InDesign
2 4 (2.70%) Adobe Premiere
2 4 (2.70%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.41%) SaaS
3 5 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) DHCP
1 4 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (41.22%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (10.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.41%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (2.03%) MySQL
8 3 (2.03%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (16.89%) Visual Studio
2 21 (14.19%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (8.11%) Moq
4 11 (7.43%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (5.41%) Subversion
6 7 (4.73%) JIRA
7 5 (3.38%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.38%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.70%) Grunt
8 4 (2.70%) Selenium
9 3 (2.03%) NUnit
10 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.35%) MSTest
10 2 (1.35%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (5.41%) Advertising
2 6 (4.05%) Back Office
3 5 (3.38%) Marketing
4 4 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.70%) Games
5 2 (1.35%) Retail
5 2 (1.35%) Finance
6 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 65 (43.92%) Developer
2 34 (22.97%) .NET Developer
2 34 (22.97%) C# Developer
3 33 (22.30%) C# .NET Developer
4 26 (17.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 23 (15.54%) Project Manager
6 21 (14.19%) Development Manager
6 21 (14.19%) Architect
7 19 (12.84%) Senior Developer
8 16 (10.81%) Agile Project Manager
8 16 (10.81%) Lead Architect
9 15 (10.14%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (8.11%) Analyst
10 12 (8.11%) Technical Architect
11 11 (7.43%) Senior Manager
11 11 (7.43%) Senior Development Manager
12 10 (6.76%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (6.76%) Business Analyst
13 9 (6.08%) Senior .NET Developer
14 7 (4.73%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (68.92%) .NET
2 78 (52.70%) ASP.NET
3 57 (38.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 51 (34.46%) HTML
5 50 (33.78%) CSS
6 48 (32.43%) jQuery
7 31 (20.95%) .NET Framework
8 29 (19.59%) WCF
8 29 (19.59%) Entity Framework
9 27 (18.24%) Ajax
10 25 (16.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 21 (14.19%) WPF
12 20 (13.51%) AngularJS
12 20 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (12.84%) LINQ
14 17 (11.49%) HTML5
15 15 (10.14%) Silverlight
16 13 (8.78%) WinForms
17 12 (8.11%) Web Services
18 11 (7.43%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) N-Tier
1 10 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.05%) PMI
4 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.70%) Xbox
5 4 (2.70%) User Experience
6 2 (1.35%) Tandem
6 2 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.35%) W3C
7 1 (0.68%) GIS
7 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) Life Science
7 1 (0.68%) Wiki
7 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.22%) Windows
2 3 (2.03%) Linux
2 3 (2.03%) UNIX
3 2 (1.35%) OpenVMS
3 2 (1.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (61.49%) Scrum
2 64 (43.24%) MVC
3 42 (28.38%) TDD
4 30 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (17.57%) Coaching
6 24 (16.22%) Performance Management
7 20 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 18 (12.16%) OO
8 18 (12.16%) SDLC
9 17 (11.49%) Project Management
10 16 (10.81%) PRINCE2
10 16 (10.81%) Matrix Management
11 13 (8.78%) Multithreading
11 13 (8.78%) People Management
11 13 (8.78%) Web Development
12 12 (8.11%) OOD
12 12 (8.11%) Mentoring
13 11 (7.43%) BDD
14 10 (6.76%) Web Application Development
14 10 (6.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 83 (56.08%) C#
2 56 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 33 (22.30%) SQL
4 8 (5.41%) VB.NET
4 8 (5.41%) Ruby
5 7 (4.73%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.03%) PHP
7 2 (1.35%) Java
8 1 (0.68%) C
8 1 (0.68%) C++
8 1 (0.68%) VB
8 1 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (5.41%) PMI Certification
2 7 (4.73%) Degree
3 5 (3.38%) ISEB
4 3 (2.03%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.35%) PMP
6 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) QA
2 4 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.08%) MOM
Vendors
1 53 (35.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.41%) Facebook
3 5 (3.38%) LANDesk
3 5 (3.38%) VMware
4 4 (2.70%) Adobe
4 4 (2.70%) Intel
5 3 (2.03%) Oracle
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Telerik
6 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.68%) OpenText
6 1 (0.68%) Pega
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