Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 68 55 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 31.48% 21.91% 28.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 41.21% 23.71% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 51 70 142
Bedford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £67,875 £52,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £46,250 £51,250
% change year-on-year +18.92% -9.76% +13.89%

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 165 232 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 76.39% 92.43% 92.25%
Number of salaries quoted 143 204 290
Bedford median annual salary £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.75% - -7.51%
10th Percentile £32,526 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £55,625
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 49 (72.06%) .NET
2 44 (64.71%) C#
3 32 (47.06%) TDD
4 31 (45.59%) Microservices
5 26 (38.24%) Java
6 24 (35.29%) RESTful
7 23 (33.82%) AngularJS
8 22 (32.35%) SOA
9 21 (30.88%) MVC
9 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
10 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
11 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Azure
11 19 (27.94%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (25.00%) HTML
12 17 (25.00%) Scrum
13 16 (23.53%) XML
13 16 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (23.53%) BDD
13 16 (23.53%) Node.js
14 15 (22.06%) API Development
14 15 (22.06%) Python
14 15 (22.06%) PHP
14 15 (22.06%) SOAP
14 15 (22.06%) Back Office
14 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
14 15 (22.06%) JSON
15 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (19.12%) Finance
16 13 (19.12%) Web Services
17 12 (17.65%) SOLID

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) BPCS
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.94%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) FTP
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
1 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.47%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.88%) MSTest
2 4 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
3 1 (1.47%) Selenium
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (22.06%) Back Office
2 13 (19.12%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 42 (61.76%) Developer
2 20 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 7 (10.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Chief Technology Officer
4 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (7.35%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Angular Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Architect
6 4 (5.88%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Head of Development
6 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) WPF Developer
7 2 (2.94%) ERP Project Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Senior Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (72.06%) .NET
2 24 (35.29%) RESTful
3 23 (33.82%) AngularJS
4 17 (25.00%) HTML
5 16 (23.53%) Node.js
5 16 (23.53%) XML
6 15 (22.06%) JSON
6 15 (22.06%) SOAP
7 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (19.12%) Web Services
9 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET
9 10 (14.71%) CSS
10 9 (13.24%) HTML5
10 9 (13.24%) React
10 9 (13.24%) REST
10 9 (13.24%) Spring
10 9 (13.24%) Spring Boot
11 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.88%) Ninject
12 4 (5.88%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.88%) Social Network
4 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.94%) iPhone
5 2 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Android
1 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) TDD
2 31 (45.59%) Microservices
3 22 (32.35%) SOA
4 21 (30.88%) MVC
5 17 (25.00%) Scrum
6 16 (23.53%) BDD
6 16 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (22.06%) API Development
7 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
8 12 (17.65%) SOLID
9 10 (14.71%) Mentoring
10 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
11 8 (11.76%) Mobile Development
12 7 (10.29%) DevOps
12 7 (10.29%) Project Management
13 6 (8.82%) OO
14 5 (7.35%) Web Application Development
14 5 (7.35%) Web Development
15 4 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
15 4 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 44 (64.71%) C#
2 26 (38.24%) Java
3 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
4 15 (22.06%) PHP
4 15 (22.06%) Python
5 10 (14.71%) SQL
6 9 (13.24%) Java 8
7 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.47%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) Xamarin
3 4 (5.88%) Facebook
3 4 (5.88%) Twitter
4 2 (2.94%) Apple
4 2 (2.94%) Epicor
4 2 (2.94%) IFS
4 2 (2.94%) Infor
4 2 (2.94%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) Sage
4 2 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) Capita