The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 224 254 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.09% 25.50% 23.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.27% 29.99% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 218 232 259
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
740 847 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.57% 85.04% 80.41%
Number of salaries quoted 659 745 865
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £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 Bedfordshire

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford 0 156 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Luton +3 28 £52,000 +15.55% 10
Leighton Buzzard -2 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Dunstable - 1 £42,500 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 313 (59.06%) Scrum
2 267 (50.38%) .NET
3 247 (46.60%) C#
4 241 (45.47%) Microsoft
5 215 (40.57%) SQL Server
6 195 (36.79%) ASP.NET
7 169 (31.89%) MVC
8 154 (29.06%) MS Excel
9 146 (27.55%) TDD
10 142 (26.79%) WCF
11 129 (24.34%) JavaScript
11 129 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 103 (19.43%) SQL
13 93 (17.55%) Visual Studio
14 92 (17.36%) Windows
14 92 (17.36%) Team Foundation Server
15 90 (16.98%) jQuery
16 87 (16.42%) HTML
17 86 (16.23%) E-Commerce
17 86 (16.23%) WPF
18 81 (15.28%) Web Services
19 67 (12.64%) Waterfall
20 66 (12.45%) OO
20 66 (12.45%) Silverlight
21 65 (12.26%) Finance
21 65 (12.26%) Performance Management
22 64 (12.08%) Stakeholder Management
23 61 (11.51%) Java
23 61 (11.51%) DSDM
24 60 (11.32%) Oracle

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 50 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.58%) IIS
3 18 (3.40%) NServiceBus
4 17 (3.21%) CMS
5 10 (1.89%) JBoss
6 9 (1.70%) Apache
6 9 (1.70%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.51%) Confluence
7 8 (1.51%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.57%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.38%) Node.js
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 154 (29.06%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.77%) MS Office
3 10 (1.89%) MS Project
4 6 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.75%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.57%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.19%) Simulink
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Pegasus Opera
1 4 (0.75%) Agresso
1 4 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.38%) Maximo
2 2 (0.38%) PRMS
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 50 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (5.09%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.83%) HTTP
2 14 (2.64%) DHCP
2 14 (2.64%) FTP
2 14 (2.64%) DNS
3 4 (0.75%) SAN
3 4 (0.75%) NAS
4 3 (0.57%) Internet
5 1 (0.19%) Firewall
5 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (40.57%) SQL Server
2 57 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (3.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (3.58%) Oracle Database 10g
5 19 (3.58%) Oracle Database
6 15 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.83%) SQL Server 2000
7 14 (2.64%) MySQL
7 14 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.70%) DB2
11 7 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (0.38%) OLAP Cube
14 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 93 (17.55%) Visual Studio
2 92 (17.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (8.87%) Rhino Mocks
4 40 (7.55%) JIRA
5 38 (7.17%) NUnit
5 38 (7.17%) Moq
6 36 (6.79%) Git (software)
7 28 (5.28%) TeamCity
8 23 (4.34%) Subversion
9 16 (3.02%) Log4Net
9 16 (3.02%) FinalBuilder
9 16 (3.02%) SpecFlow
9 16 (3.02%) Jasmine
9 16 (3.02%) NSubstitute
10 14 (2.64%) MSTest
11 11 (2.08%) Selenium
12 10 (1.89%) Eclipse
13 9 (1.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 9 (1.70%) Jenkins
13 9 (1.70%) Cucumber
General
1 65 (12.26%) Finance
2 23 (4.34%) Retail
3 18 (3.40%) Marketing
4 8 (1.51%) Back Office
4 8 (1.51%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.32%) Banking
6 6 (1.13%) Legal
7 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.38%) Advertising
7 2 (0.38%) Automotive
7 2 (0.38%) Front Office
7 2 (0.38%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.19%) Avionics
8 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 191 (36.04%) Developer
2 102 (19.25%) Analyst
3 78 (14.72%) Business Analyst
4 75 (14.15%) C# Developer
5 70 (13.21%) Development Manager
6 64 (12.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 62 (11.70%) Senior Developer
8 59 (11.13%) Architect
9 51 (9.62%) Senior C# Developer
10 50 (9.43%) .NET Developer
11 49 (9.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 40 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
13 39 (7.36%) Senior Business Analyst
13 39 (7.36%) Web Developer
14 38 (7.17%) Technical Architect
15 33 (6.23%) Project Manager
16 29 (5.47%) Lead Architect
17 22 (4.15%) Senior .NET Developer
17 22 (4.15%) Java Developer
18 21 (3.96%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (50.38%) .NET
2 195 (36.79%) ASP.NET
3 142 (26.79%) WCF
4 129 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 90 (16.98%) jQuery
6 87 (16.42%) HTML
7 86 (16.23%) WPF
8 81 (15.28%) Web Services
9 66 (12.45%) Silverlight
10 60 (11.32%) .NET Framework
11 58 (10.94%) CSS
12 56 (10.57%) Ajax
13 50 (9.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 49 (9.25%) LINQ
15 47 (8.87%) WinForms
16 30 (5.66%) Castle Windsor
17 27 (5.09%) J2EE
18 26 (4.91%) XML
19 25 (4.72%) KnockoutJS
19 25 (4.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.04%) User Experience
2 30 (5.66%) N-Tier
3 16 (3.02%) Client/Server
4 14 (2.64%) Inversion of Control
4 14 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.89%) PMI
7 7 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.13%) Clustering
9 4 (0.75%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.57%) GIS
10 3 (0.57%) Open Source
10 3 (0.57%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.38%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.38%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.38%) EPoS
11 2 (0.38%) Wiki
12 1 (0.19%) Social Media
12 1 (0.19%) iPad
12 1 (0.19%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 92 (17.36%) Windows
2 18 (3.40%) Linux
3 8 (1.51%) UNIX
4 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (59.06%) Scrum
2 169 (31.89%) MVC
3 146 (27.55%) TDD
4 86 (16.23%) E-Commerce
5 67 (12.64%) Waterfall
6 66 (12.45%) OO
7 65 (12.26%) Performance Management
8 64 (12.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 61 (11.51%) DSDM
10 60 (11.32%) Project Management
11 59 (11.13%) User Stories
11 59 (11.13%) Mentoring
12 55 (10.38%) Software Engineering
13 51 (9.62%) Kanban
14 49 (9.25%) Coaching
14 49 (9.25%) Matrix Management
15 42 (7.92%) PRINCE2
16 41 (7.74%) UML
17 40 (7.55%) Web Development
18 39 (7.36%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 247 (46.60%) C#
2 129 (24.34%) JavaScript
3 103 (19.43%) SQL
4 61 (11.51%) Java
5 57 (10.75%) T-SQL
6 31 (5.85%) PowerShell
7 28 (5.28%) Ruby
8 15 (2.83%) C++
9 13 (2.45%) PHP
10 12 (2.26%) VB
11 11 (2.08%) C
11 11 (2.08%) VB6
12 10 (1.89%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.70%) Python
13 9 (1.70%) Perl
14 5 (0.94%) XAML
15 4 (0.75%) VBA
16 2 (0.38%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.38%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (5.28%) Degree
2 27 (5.09%) ISEB
3 15 (2.83%) CBAP
4 10 (1.89%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.51%) Sun Certification
6 7 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.94%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.94%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.94%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.75%) MCTS
9 4 (0.75%) MCITP
9 4 (0.75%) MCSE
9 4 (0.75%) MCSA
10 3 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.19%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.72%) QA
2 14 (2.64%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) DO-178B
System Software
1 14 (2.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (3.77%) MOM
2 16 (3.02%) logstash
3 14 (2.64%) SCOM
4 9 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.38%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 241 (45.47%) Microsoft
2 60 (11.32%) Oracle
3 10 (1.89%) hybris
4 9 (1.70%) Sitecore
4 9 (1.70%) Capita
5 8 (1.51%) Atlassian
5 8 (1.51%) Business Objects
5 8 (1.51%) Sun
6 7 (1.32%) JD Edwards
6 7 (1.32%) SAP
7 5 (0.94%) Sage
7 5 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.94%) Pegasus
7 5 (0.94%) Apple
8 4 (0.75%) Progress
8 4 (0.75%) ESRI
8 4 (0.75%) VMware
8 4 (0.75%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.57%) Adobe
9 3 (0.57%) TIBCO
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum £32,000 - £45,000 + On Experience +
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: ASAP
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 24 days ago