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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 305 176 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.41% 18.72% 15.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.62% 22.68% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 243 173 146
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,750 £65,000
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
935 776 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.95% 82.55% 76.50%
Number of salaries quoted 762 713 708
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +1 148 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Luton +27 109 £50,000 -9.09% 9
Dunstable -5 2 £40,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 290 (52.16%) Scrum
2 268 (48.20%) .NET
3 249 (44.78%) C#
3 249 (44.78%) SQL Server
4 226 (40.65%) Microsoft
5 216 (38.85%) ASP.NET
6 194 (34.89%) MVC
7 180 (32.37%) JavaScript
8 165 (29.68%) TDD
9 132 (23.74%) WCF
10 123 (22.12%) Windows
11 116 (20.86%) MS Excel
12 114 (20.50%) HTML
12 114 (20.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 113 (20.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 111 (19.96%) jQuery
15 103 (18.53%) SQL
16 100 (17.99%) Web Services
17 98 (17.63%) E-Commerce
18 91 (16.37%) Visual Studio
19 85 (15.29%) Waterfall
20 81 (14.57%) WPF
21 73 (13.13%) Finance
21 73 (13.13%) Project Management
22 71 (12.77%) CSS
23 70 (12.59%) OO
24 69 (12.41%) Microsoft Azure
25 67 (12.05%) User Stories
26 64 (11.51%) Ajax
27 61 (10.97%) Degree

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 34 (6.12%) IIS
1 34 (6.12%) CMS
2 31 (5.58%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.88%) NServiceBus
4 14 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (2.52%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.62%) Confluence
6 6 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.08%) Apache
7 3 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.36%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.18%) Node.js
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 116 (20.86%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.32%) MS Office
3 15 (2.70%) MS Project
4 12 (2.16%) Photoshop
4 12 (2.16%) Fireworks
4 12 (2.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.44%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.26%) Agresso
2 6 (1.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (1.08%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (1.08%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (0.90%) Academy Housing
3 5 (0.90%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 69 (12.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.78%) DHCP
1 21 (3.78%) FTP
1 21 (3.78%) DNS
2 18 (3.24%) HTTP
3 5 (0.90%) SAN
3 5 (0.90%) NAS
4 4 (0.72%) Internet
5 3 (0.54%) GPRS
5 3 (0.54%) GSM
6 2 (0.36%) Firewall
6 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.18%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (44.78%) SQL Server
2 60 (10.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (9.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (3.78%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.42%) DB2
6 18 (3.24%) Crystal Reports
7 15 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.80%) MySQL
11 9 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.62%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
16 1 (0.18%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 113 (20.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 91 (16.37%) Visual Studio
3 49 (8.81%) Subversion
4 48 (8.63%) TeamCity
5 42 (7.55%) Git (software)
6 40 (7.19%) JIRA
7 30 (5.40%) NUnit
8 29 (5.22%) Rhino Mocks
9 27 (4.86%) Moq
10 18 (3.24%) Selenium
11 16 (2.88%) Log4Net
11 16 (2.88%) Eclipse
12 15 (2.70%) FinalBuilder
12 15 (2.70%) SpecFlow
12 15 (2.70%) Jasmine
12 15 (2.70%) NSubstitute
13 14 (2.52%) MyEclipse
14 13 (2.34%) MSTest
15 12 (2.16%) Cucumber
16 11 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 73 (13.13%) Finance
2 42 (7.55%) Marketing
3 21 (3.78%) Retail
4 14 (2.52%) Back Office
5 8 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.08%) Banking
7 5 (0.90%) Legal
7 5 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.72%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.54%) Advertising
9 3 (0.54%) Electronics
10 2 (0.36%) Front Office
10 2 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 230 (41.37%) Developer
2 100 (17.99%) Analyst
3 85 (15.29%) C# Developer
4 79 (14.21%) Business Analyst
5 74 (13.31%) Senior Developer
6 61 (10.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 57 (10.25%) Senior C# Developer
8 54 (9.71%) Web Developer
9 50 (8.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 46 (8.27%) .NET Developer
11 45 (8.09%) Architect
12 29 (5.22%) Software Engineer
13 28 (5.04%) Project Manager
14 26 (4.68%) Technical Architect
15 25 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
16 24 (4.32%) Java Developer
16 24 (4.32%) Development Manager
16 24 (4.32%) Senior Business Analyst
17 21 (3.78%) Lead Developer
18 20 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (48.20%) .NET
2 216 (38.85%) ASP.NET
3 132 (23.74%) WCF
4 114 (20.50%) HTML
4 114 (20.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 111 (19.96%) jQuery
6 100 (17.99%) Web Services
7 81 (14.57%) WPF
8 71 (12.77%) CSS
9 64 (11.51%) Ajax
10 59 (10.61%) .NET Framework
11 50 (8.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 48 (8.63%) LINQ
13 46 (8.27%) Silverlight
13 46 (8.27%) XML
14 43 (7.73%) HTML5
15 36 (6.47%) COM
16 34 (6.12%) KnockoutJS
17 32 (5.76%) WinForms
18 30 (5.40%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.19%) User Experience
2 26 (4.68%) Computer Science
3 21 (3.78%) N-Tier
4 18 (3.24%) Client/Server
5 15 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.52%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.80%) Social Media
8 9 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
8 9 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.26%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.08%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.72%) Clustering
11 4 (0.72%) Wiki
12 3 (0.54%) GIS
13 2 (0.36%) PMI
13 2 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.36%) EPoS
13 2 (0.36%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.36%) Physics
14 1 (0.18%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 123 (22.12%) Windows
2 24 (4.32%) Linux
3 18 (3.24%) UNIX
4 6 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.72%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.72%) Android
5 4 (0.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (52.16%) Scrum
2 194 (34.89%) MVC
3 165 (29.68%) TDD
4 98 (17.63%) E-Commerce
5 85 (15.29%) Waterfall
6 73 (13.13%) Project Management
7 70 (12.59%) OO
8 67 (12.05%) User Stories
9 61 (10.97%) Software Engineering
10 57 (10.25%) Web Development
11 50 (8.99%) Business Analysis
12 46 (8.27%) DSDM
12 46 (8.27%) Kanban
13 45 (8.09%) Mentoring
13 45 (8.09%) PRINCE2
14 43 (7.73%) Use Case
15 41 (7.37%) UML
16 39 (7.01%) BDD
17 37 (6.65%) BPMN
18 30 (5.40%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 249 (44.78%) C#
2 180 (32.37%) JavaScript
3 103 (18.53%) SQL
4 59 (10.61%) Java
5 58 (10.43%) T-SQL
6 43 (7.73%) PowerShell
7 28 (5.04%) C
8 27 (4.86%) Ruby
9 26 (4.68%) C++
10 21 (3.78%) VB
11 20 (3.60%) VB.NET
12 19 (3.42%) VB6
13 14 (2.52%) XAML
14 13 (2.34%) PHP
15 7 (1.26%) Perl
16 6 (1.08%) Python
17 3 (0.54%) Embedded C
18 2 (0.36%) MATLAB
19 1 (0.18%) VBScript
19 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (10.97%) Degree
2 38 (6.83%) ISEB
3 19 (3.42%) CBAP
4 10 (1.80%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.62%) Sun Certification
6 8 (1.44%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.90%) MCSE
8 5 (0.90%) MCSA
8 5 (0.90%) MCTS
8 5 (0.90%) MCITP
8 5 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.72%) PMP
10 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.54%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.54%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.63%) QA
2 17 (3.06%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (3.78%) SCOM
2 15 (2.70%) logstash
3 13 (2.34%) MOM
4 8 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.36%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 226 (40.65%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.68%) Oracle
3 18 (3.24%) JBoss
4 16 (2.88%) Capita
5 9 (1.62%) Sun
6 8 (1.44%) Business Objects
6 8 (1.44%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.26%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.26%) SAP
7 7 (1.26%) Adobe
8 5 (0.90%) ESRI
8 5 (0.90%) Anite
8 5 (0.90%) VMware
8 5 (0.90%) Orchard
8 5 (0.90%) Northgate
8 5 (0.90%) Civica
8 5 (0.90%) Comino
9 4 (0.72%) Sunopsis
9 4 (0.72%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.72%) Red Hat
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + pension + health
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 26 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 26 days ago