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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 7 3
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 38 54 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 30.65% 25.84% 25.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.76% 29.35% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 38 53 66
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 116 184 256
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 93.55% 88.04% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 109 156 192
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 34 (53.13%) .NET
2 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (48.44%) C#
4 30 (46.88%) HTML
5 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 25 (39.06%) CSS
6 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
7 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (29.69%) SDLC
9 18 (28.13%) MVC
10 17 (26.56%) jQuery
11 16 (25.00%) TDD
11 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 15 (23.44%) SQL
12 15 (23.44%) Scrum
12 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
13 14 (21.88%) Web Services
14 13 (20.31%) .NET Framework
15 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
15 12 (18.75%) CMS
15 12 (18.75%) BDD
16 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
16 11 (17.19%) SOLID
16 11 (17.19%) PRINCE2
16 11 (17.19%) Windows
17 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
17 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
17 10 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
17 10 (15.63%) Git (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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (18.75%) CMS
2 7 (10.94%) EPiServer
2 7 (10.94%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (14.06%) SaaS
3 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) HTTP
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.94%) NUnit
2 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.13%) Selenium
6 1 (1.56%) Appium
6 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (6.25%) Electronics
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (65.63%) Developer
2 19 (29.69%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.31%) C# Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Senior Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Software Developer
5 8 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Senior Systems Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Systems Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.81%) CRM Manager
8 5 (7.81%) CRM Programme Manager
8 5 (7.81%) CRM Project Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Programme Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
9 4 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (53.13%) .NET
2 30 (46.88%) HTML
3 25 (39.06%) CSS
4 17 (26.56%) jQuery
5 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
5 14 (21.88%) Web Services
6 13 (20.31%) .NET Framework
7 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 7 (10.94%) Entity Framework
8 7 (10.94%) WCF
9 6 (9.38%) Ajax
9 6 (9.38%) HTML5
10 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (6.25%) REST
11 4 (6.25%) Yocto
12 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (4.69%) JSP
12 3 (4.69%) RESTful
12 3 (4.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
2 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
4 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
2 19 (29.69%) SDLC
3 18 (28.13%) MVC
4 16 (25.00%) TDD
5 15 (23.44%) Scrum
6 12 (18.75%) BDD
7 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
7 11 (17.19%) PRINCE2
7 11 (17.19%) SOLID
8 10 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (14.06%) DevOps
10 7 (10.94%) CRM
10 7 (10.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 7 (10.94%) IT Strategy
10 7 (10.94%) MVVM
10 7 (10.94%) OO
11 6 (9.38%) Front End Development
11 6 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (9.38%) OOD
11 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) C#
2 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.44%) SQL
4 9 (14.06%) Java
5 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 8 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.81%) C++
7 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.25%) Python
8 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (6.25%) PhD
5 3 (4.69%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Firmware
2 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Perforce
2 6 (9.38%) Xamarin
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) Sun
5 2 (3.13%) Citrix
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