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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 67 103 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 28.51% 33.23% 40.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.45% 39.62% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 67 101 142
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
220 260 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 93.62% 83.87% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 211 223 311
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Bedford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 83 (54.61%) .NET
2 82 (53.95%) C#
3 79 (51.97%) SQL Server
4 74 (48.68%) ASP.NET
5 69 (45.39%) MVC
5 69 (45.39%) TDD
6 64 (42.11%) Scrum
7 63 (41.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 60 (39.47%) jQuery
9 55 (36.18%) JavaScript
10 50 (32.89%) Microsoft
11 49 (32.24%) MS Excel
12 47 (30.92%) Ajax
13 38 (25.00%) CSS
13 38 (25.00%) HTML
14 36 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
15 35 (23.03%) WCF
15 35 (23.03%) Software Engineering
16 34 (22.37%) Web Services
16 34 (22.37%) WPF
17 31 (20.39%) Windows
18 30 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 29 (19.08%) .NET Framework
20 28 (18.42%) Visual Studio
21 27 (17.76%) Git (software)
22 26 (17.11%) Entity Framework
22 26 (17.11%) BDD
22 26 (17.11%) Java
23 25 (16.45%) SQL
23 25 (16.45%) SQL Server 2008

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (0.66%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (32.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.66%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.66%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.66%) InDesign
2 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 36 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.92%) HTTP
2 3 (1.97%) Internet
3 1 (0.66%) DNS
3 1 (0.66%) Firewall
3 1 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (51.97%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (11.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (7.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.61%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 27 (17.76%) Git (software)
3 21 (13.82%) Moq
3 21 (13.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 17 (11.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (9.21%) JIRA
5 14 (9.21%) NUnit
5 14 (9.21%) Selenium
6 13 (8.55%) MSTest
7 11 (7.24%) Bitbucket
7 11 (7.24%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (6.58%) JUnit
9 5 (3.29%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.63%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.63%) Subversion
11 1 (0.66%) Grunt
11 1 (0.66%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.66%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.66%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.66%) Zend Studio
General
1 13 (8.55%) Retail
2 11 (7.24%) Back Office
3 4 (2.63%) Games
4 2 (1.32%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 98 (64.47%) Developer
2 73 (48.03%) .NET Developer
3 55 (36.18%) C# Developer
4 54 (35.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 49 (32.24%) Senior Developer
6 37 (24.34%) Senior .NET Developer
6 37 (24.34%) Senior C# Developer
7 36 (23.68%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 33 (21.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 33 (21.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (17.76%) Analyst
9 27 (17.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (17.76%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (17.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 24 (15.79%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 19 (12.50%) Java Developer
13 17 (11.18%) .NET Software Developer
13 17 (11.18%) Senior .NET Software Developer
13 17 (11.18%) Senior Software Developer
14 16 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (54.61%) .NET
2 74 (48.68%) ASP.NET
3 63 (41.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 60 (39.47%) jQuery
5 47 (30.92%) Ajax
6 38 (25.00%) CSS
6 38 (25.00%) HTML
7 35 (23.03%) WCF
8 34 (22.37%) Web Services
8 34 (22.37%) WPF
9 30 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 29 (19.08%) .NET Framework
11 26 (17.11%) Entity Framework
12 22 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 22 (14.47%) WinForms
13 19 (12.50%) LINQ
14 18 (11.84%) AngularJS
15 17 (11.18%) HTML5
16 15 (9.87%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (9.21%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (9.21%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.55%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (8.55%) Tandem
4 8 (5.26%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.95%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.29%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.29%) PMI
7 4 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.32%) User Experience
8 2 (1.32%) Wiki
9 1 (0.66%) CMDB
9 1 (0.66%) iPad
9 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.66%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.39%) Windows
2 10 (6.58%) Linux
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (45.39%) MVC
1 69 (45.39%) TDD
2 64 (42.11%) Scrum
3 35 (23.03%) Software Engineering
4 26 (17.11%) BDD
5 23 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (13.82%) Kanban
7 19 (12.50%) SDLC
7 19 (12.50%) Web Development
8 18 (11.84%) OO
9 16 (10.53%) Web Application Development
10 15 (9.87%) Mentoring
10 15 (9.87%) Unit Testing
11 14 (9.21%) Automated Testing
12 13 (8.55%) Dependency Injection
12 13 (8.55%) MVVM
13 12 (7.89%) BPMN
13 12 (7.89%) Multithreading
13 12 (7.89%) System Testing
13 12 (7.89%) UML
Programming Languages
1 82 (53.95%) C#
2 55 (36.18%) JavaScript
3 26 (17.11%) Java
4 25 (16.45%) SQL
5 10 (6.58%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.66%) PHP
6 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (13.82%) Degree
2 10 (6.58%) ISEB
2 10 (6.58%) Sun Certification
3 9 (5.92%) ISTQB
4 8 (5.26%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.97%) PMP
6 1 (0.66%) CBAP
6 1 (0.66%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.66%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (5.26%) MOM
2 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (32.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.58%) Sun
3 2 (1.32%) IBM
3 2 (1.32%) LANDesk
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle
4 1 (0.66%) Adobe
4 1 (0.66%) Zend
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