Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 6 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 38 64 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 22.22% 25.81% 26.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.69% 29.63% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 37 68 113
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% -1.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £54,000 £52,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +18.92% -7.50% +5.26%

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 128 216 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 74.85% 87.10% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 126 190 325
Bedford median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £26,650
90th Percentile £81,250 £57,500 £65,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.51% -7.50% +11.11%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development 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 in Bedford.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Bedford

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bedford over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 29 (76.32%) .NET
2 24 (63.16%) C#
3 22 (57.89%) TDD
4 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
5 17 (44.74%) HTML
6 16 (42.11%) AngularJS
7 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
8 13 (34.21%) CSS
8 13 (34.21%) Scrum
9 12 (31.58%) Finance
10 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (26.32%) BDD
12 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
13 8 (21.05%) SQL
13 8 (21.05%) Microservices
13 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
13 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (21.05%) HTML5
13 8 (21.05%) RESTful
14 7 (18.42%) SOLID
14 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
14 7 (18.42%) Web Services
14 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
15 6 (15.79%) NUnit
15 6 (15.79%) MVC
15 6 (15.79%) Social Network
15 6 (15.79%) WPF
15 6 (15.79%) Unity DI Container
15 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (10.53%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MSTest
1 6 (15.79%) NUnit
2 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# WPF Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Chief Technology Officer
4 6 (15.79%) WPF Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Designer
5 4 (10.53%) Head of Development
5 4 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) UI Designer
5 4 (10.53%) UI/UX Designer
5 4 (10.53%) UX Designer
6 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Architect
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Technical Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Applications Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) .NET
2 17 (44.74%) HTML
3 16 (42.11%) AngularJS
4 13 (34.21%) CSS
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (21.05%) HTML5
6 8 (21.05%) RESTful
7 7 (18.42%) Web Services
8 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (15.79%) Ninject
8 6 (15.79%) Spring.NET
8 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (15.79%) Unity DI Container
8 6 (15.79%) WPF
9 4 (10.53%) CSS3
9 4 (10.53%) Material Design
10 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (7.89%) React
10 3 (7.89%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.79%) Social Network
3 4 (10.53%) Graphic Design
3 4 (10.53%) iPhone
3 4 (10.53%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Android
1 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) TDD
2 13 (34.21%) Scrum
3 10 (26.32%) BDD
4 8 (21.05%) Microservices
5 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
5 7 (18.42%) SOLID
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (15.79%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (15.79%) Kanban
6 6 (15.79%) MVC
6 6 (15.79%) MVVM
7 5 (13.16%) DevOps
7 5 (13.16%) Project Management
8 4 (10.53%) Mobile Development
8 4 (10.53%) OO
8 4 (10.53%) OOD
8 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.53%) Web Application Development
8 4 (10.53%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) C#
2 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.89%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) Java 8
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) COSHH
1 2 (5.26%) GMP
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Facebook
2 6 (15.79%) Twitter
3 4 (10.53%) Apple
3 4 (10.53%) Xamarin