Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 45 97 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 17.51% 27.40% 32.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% 29.94% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 165 218
Bedford median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.76% -10.53%
10th Percentile £33,875 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £51,250 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -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 225 324 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 87.55% 91.53% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 195 287 462
Bedford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £64,500 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 26 (57.78%) .NET
2 23 (51.11%) C#
3 18 (40.00%) HTML
3 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
5 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET
5 13 (28.89%) CSS
6 11 (24.44%) MVC
6 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
7 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 10 (22.22%) Scrum
8 8 (17.78%) TDD
8 8 (17.78%) Web Services
8 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
8 8 (17.78%) HTML5
9 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (15.56%) jQuery
9 7 (15.56%) Mobile App
9 7 (15.56%) Java
10 6 (13.33%) Wireframes
10 6 (13.33%) Web Development
10 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (13.33%) Entity Framework
10 6 (13.33%) REST
10 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
11 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
11 5 (11.11%) Android
11 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery

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 2 (4.44%) CMS
1 2 (4.44%) EPiServer
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) SaaS
3 2 (4.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
2 2 (4.44%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
2 2 (4.44%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.44%) NUnit
4 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.22%) Calabash
5 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Legal
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Designer
6 3 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Product Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Applications Designer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Designer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior UI Designer
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.67%) UI Designer
6 3 (6.67%) UI/UX Designer
6 3 (6.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) .NET
2 18 (40.00%) HTML
3 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET
3 13 (28.89%) CSS
4 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
5 8 (17.78%) HTML5
5 8 (17.78%) Web Services
6 7 (15.56%) jQuery
7 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.33%) Entity Framework
7 6 (13.33%) REST
8 4 (8.89%) Ajax
9 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.67%) CSS3
9 3 (6.67%) Material Design
9 3 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (6.67%) XML
10 2 (4.44%) JSON
10 2 (4.44%) RESTful
10 2 (4.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Graphic Design
2 3 (6.67%) iPhone
2 3 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.22%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) iSeries
4 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Android
1 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) Unix
4 1 (2.22%) CentOS
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) MVC
2 10 (22.22%) Scrum
2 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 8 (17.78%) TDD
4 6 (13.33%) Web Development
4 6 (13.33%) Wireframes
5 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (11.11%) Project Management
6 4 (8.89%) BDD
6 4 (8.89%) Data Management
6 4 (8.89%) ITIL
6 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.89%) Quality Management
6 4 (8.89%) SDLC
6 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (6.67%) DevOps
7 3 (6.67%) IT Strategy
7 3 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) C#
2 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.56%) Java
4 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.67%) Python
4 3 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.22%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.22%) CISA
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) COSHH
1 3 (6.67%) GMP
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) COBIT
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Firmware
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Apple
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco
3 2 (4.44%) F5
3 2 (4.44%) Nokia
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Perforce
3 2 (4.44%) Sun
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.22%) Clearswift
4 1 (2.22%) SAP