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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 219 219 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.33% 21.26% 23.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.69% 25.09% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 164 197 241
Average salary £52,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,900 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
887 873 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.36% 84.76% 78.97%
Number of salaries quoted 675 795 798
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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
Luton +10 85 £45,000 +2.85% 10
Bedford +1 79 £60,000 +41.17% 4
Dunstable - 4 £37,500 - 1
Shefford - 2 £46,250 -
Leighton Buzzard -6 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 280 (57.97%) Scrum
2 251 (51.97%) .NET
3 224 (46.38%) C#
4 193 (39.96%) Microsoft
5 178 (36.85%) ASP.NET
6 173 (35.82%) SQL Server
7 141 (29.19%) MVC
8 131 (27.12%) MS Excel
9 124 (25.67%) JavaScript
9 124 (25.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 112 (23.19%) TDD
11 108 (22.36%) WCF
12 104 (21.53%) SQL
13 99 (20.50%) HTML
14 94 (19.46%) jQuery
15 93 (19.25%) Stakeholder Management
16 78 (16.15%) CSS
17 77 (15.94%) Performance Management
18 76 (15.73%) E-Commerce
19 75 (15.53%) Visual Studio
19 75 (15.53%) Software Engineering
20 71 (14.70%) Team Foundation Server
21 66 (13.66%) Coaching
22 60 (12.42%) Oracle
23 59 (12.22%) SQL Server 2008
24 58 (12.01%) WPF
25 55 (11.39%) OO
26 54 (11.18%) Windows
27 53 (10.97%) Silverlight
27 53 (10.97%) .NET Framework

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 47 (9.73%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.90%) NServiceBus
2 14 (2.90%) CMS
3 11 (2.28%) Confluence
4 9 (1.86%) JBoss
5 7 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (1.45%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (1.45%) Node.js
6 5 (1.04%) Apache
7 3 (0.62%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.41%) Drupal
9 1 (0.21%) IIS
Applications
1 131 (27.12%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.31%) MS Project
3 12 (2.48%) MS Office
4 7 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.41%) Simulink
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) PRMS
2 5 (1.04%) Agresso
3 4 (0.83%) Pegasus Opera
4 3 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.41%) Maximo
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.21%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.48%) SaaS
4 2 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.24%) HTTP
2 1 (0.21%) DHCP
2 1 (0.21%) FTP
2 1 (0.21%) DNS
2 1 (0.21%) Intranet
2 1 (0.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (35.82%) SQL Server
2 59 (12.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (3.73%) SQL Server 2000
5 15 (3.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (3.11%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.11%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (2.48%) MySQL
8 9 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.45%) DB2
11 6 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.04%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.04%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 75 (15.53%) Visual Studio
2 71 (14.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (9.11%) Git (software)
4 40 (8.28%) Rhino Mocks
5 39 (8.07%) NUnit
6 32 (6.63%) JIRA
7 28 (5.80%) Moq
8 25 (5.18%) TeamCity
9 13 (2.69%) Log4Net
9 13 (2.69%) SpecFlow
9 13 (2.69%) Jasmine
9 13 (2.69%) FinalBuilder
9 13 (2.69%) NSubstitute
10 12 (2.48%) MSTest
10 12 (2.48%) Subversion
11 10 (2.07%) Selenium
12 9 (1.86%) Eclipse
13 7 (1.45%) MyEclipse
14 6 (1.24%) Jenkins
15 3 (0.62%) Xcode
General
1 46 (9.52%) Finance
2 23 (4.76%) Retail
3 12 (2.48%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.48%) Banking
4 6 (1.24%) Marketing
5 4 (0.83%) Advertising
6 3 (0.62%) Automotive
6 3 (0.62%) Legal
7 2 (0.41%) Avionics
7 2 (0.41%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.21%) Military
8 1 (0.21%) Publishing
8 1 (0.21%) Back Office
8 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 164 (33.95%) Developer
2 85 (17.60%) Analyst
3 84 (17.39%) Development Manager
4 65 (13.46%) Business Analyst
5 63 (13.04%) .NET Developer
6 53 (10.97%) Architect
7 50 (10.35%) C# Developer
8 42 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 41 (8.49%) Senior Developer
10 33 (6.83%) Web Developer
11 31 (6.42%) Technical Architect
12 30 (6.21%) Lead Architect
13 29 (6.00%) Senior Manager
14 28 (5.80%) Project Manager
15 27 (5.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 26 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
16 26 (5.38%) Senior Development Manager
17 23 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
18 22 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
18 22 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (51.97%) .NET
2 178 (36.85%) ASP.NET
3 124 (25.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 108 (22.36%) WCF
5 99 (20.50%) HTML
6 94 (19.46%) jQuery
7 78 (16.15%) CSS
8 58 (12.01%) WPF
9 53 (10.97%) Silverlight
9 53 (10.97%) .NET Framework
10 52 (10.77%) Web Services
11 40 (8.28%) WinForms
11 40 (8.28%) Ajax
12 37 (7.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 33 (6.83%) LINQ
14 30 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 25 (5.18%) Castle Windsor
16 22 (4.55%) AngularJS
17 21 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
17 21 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.42%) User Experience
2 23 (4.76%) N-Tier
3 14 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.48%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.07%) PMI
7 9 (1.86%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.86%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.24%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.04%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.83%) Open Source
11 3 (0.62%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.41%) Social Media
12 2 (0.41%) W3C
12 2 (0.41%) Clustering
13 1 (0.21%) E-Learning
13 1 (0.21%) RIA
13 1 (0.21%) Photography
13 1 (0.21%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 54 (11.18%) Windows
2 13 (2.69%) Linux
3 10 (2.07%) UNIX
4 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.41%) Android
5 2 (0.41%) AIX
5 2 (0.41%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (57.97%) Scrum
2 141 (29.19%) MVC
3 112 (23.19%) TDD
4 93 (19.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 77 (15.94%) Performance Management
6 76 (15.73%) E-Commerce
7 75 (15.53%) Software Engineering
8 66 (13.66%) Coaching
9 55 (11.39%) OO
10 50 (10.35%) Matrix Management
10 50 (10.35%) Waterfall
11 46 (9.52%) Mentoring
12 43 (8.90%) People Management
13 41 (8.49%) DSDM
14 38 (7.87%) Kanban
15 36 (7.45%) Project Management
15 36 (7.45%) User Stories
16 34 (7.04%) Web Development
17 33 (6.83%) BDD
18 30 (6.21%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 224 (46.38%) C#
2 124 (25.67%) JavaScript
3 104 (21.53%) SQL
4 52 (10.77%) Java
5 37 (7.66%) T-SQL
6 23 (4.76%) Ruby
6 23 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 15 (3.11%) VB.NET
8 10 (2.07%) PHP
9 8 (1.66%) VBA
10 7 (1.45%) C++
11 5 (1.04%) Python
11 5 (1.04%) C
11 5 (1.04%) Perl
12 3 (0.62%) VB6
12 3 (0.62%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.62%) VB
13 2 (0.41%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (4.97%) Degree
2 19 (3.93%) ISEB
3 17 (3.52%) VCP4
4 10 (2.07%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.24%) CBAP
5 6 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.62%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.62%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.62%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.14%) QA
2 10 (2.07%) WCAG
3 7 (1.45%) SLA
4 2 (0.41%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (3.11%) MOM
2 13 (2.69%) logstash
3 4 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 193 (39.96%) Microsoft
2 60 (12.42%) Oracle
3 16 (3.31%) hybris
4 7 (1.45%) JD Edwards
4 7 (1.45%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.04%) Sage
5 5 (1.04%) Pegasus
6 4 (0.83%) SAP
6 4 (0.83%) Apple
7 3 (0.62%) Telerik
7 3 (0.62%) Sun
7 3 (0.62%) Adobe
7 3 (0.62%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.62%) Cognos
7 3 (0.62%) Wall Street Systems
7 3 (0.62%) Facebook
8 2 (0.41%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.41%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.41%) HP
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus (£7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,holidays
Posted: 15 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MatsSoft Limited
Salary: 20 days holiday Annual bonus after being at the company 12 months base
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Flex Benefits, Pension, Bonus Scheme,
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet Airline
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet Airline
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 16 days ago
Cranfield, Bedford, Bedfordshire (MK43)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 23k + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago