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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 26 43 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 19.26% 23.76% 22.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.85% 24.57% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 54
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 109 175 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 80.74% 96.69% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 88 147 197
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -1.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Bedford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 37 (69.81%) C#
2 31 (58.49%) .NET
3 24 (45.28%) HTML
4 23 (43.40%) SQL
5 22 (41.51%) Scrum
6 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
8 17 (32.08%) AngularJS
9 16 (30.19%) HTML5
9 16 (30.19%) Web Development
10 15 (28.30%) TDD
10 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
11 14 (26.42%) CSS
11 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
11 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
12 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
12 13 (24.53%) jQuery
12 13 (24.53%) BDD
13 12 (22.64%) Xamarin
14 11 (20.75%) Windows
14 11 (20.75%) T-SQL
14 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (18.87%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (18.87%) SDLC
15 10 (18.87%) SOLID
15 10 (18.87%) MVC
16 9 (16.98%) SaaS
16 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
17 8 (15.09%) DevOps
17 8 (15.09%) PowerShell

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 7 (13.21%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.98%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.32%) Selenium
3 5 (9.43%) Grunt
3 5 (9.43%) gulp
3 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.55%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.77%) Appium
6 2 (3.77%) NUnit
6 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (9.43%) Games
2 4 (7.55%) Electronics
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
2 23 (43.40%) .NET Developer
3 15 (28.30%) C# Developer
4 14 (26.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (22.64%) Web Developer
6 11 (20.75%) .NET Web Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Analyst
7 8 (15.09%) Angular Developer
7 8 (15.09%) C# Web Developer
7 8 (15.09%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (13.21%) HTML Developer
9 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (9.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (7.55%) Azure DevOps
11 4 (7.55%) Azure Engineer
11 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Engineer
11 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
11 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
11 4 (7.55%) Windows Engineer
12 3 (5.66%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (58.49%) .NET
2 24 (45.28%) HTML
3 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
4 17 (32.08%) AngularJS
5 16 (30.19%) HTML5
6 14 (26.42%) CSS
7 13 (24.53%) jQuery
8 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (11.32%) CSS3
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
12 3 (5.66%) Yocto
13 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 2 (3.77%) Gherkin
13 2 (3.77%) Node.js
14 1 (1.89%) Ajax
14 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 1 (1.89%) LEMP Stack
14 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.55%) Linux
5 3 (5.66%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Scrum
2 16 (30.19%) Web Development
3 15 (28.30%) TDD
4 13 (24.53%) BDD
4 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
5 10 (18.87%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (18.87%) MVC
5 10 (18.87%) SDLC
5 10 (18.87%) SOLID
6 8 (15.09%) DevOps
7 5 (9.43%) Computer Vision
7 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
7 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
7 5 (9.43%) Software Testing
7 5 (9.43%) User Stories
8 4 (7.55%) Automation Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.66%) Domain Models
9 3 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (5.66%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 37 (69.81%) C#
2 23 (43.40%) SQL
3 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.75%) T-SQL
5 8 (15.09%) C++
5 8 (15.09%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.55%) Python
7 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.66%) Java
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
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