Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 166 415 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.69% 28.58% 20.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.99% 30.99% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 163 444 429
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £78,750 £62,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 791 1,339 1,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.08% 92.22% 90.19%
Number of salaries quoted 725 1,164 1,444
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £78,750 £73,600
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Bedfordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Bedfordshire

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Bedfordshire

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -2 55 £50,000 -13.04% 17
Dunstable -1 39 £40,000 -1.84% 4
Bedford -1 32 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £45,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 54 (32.53%) Finance
2 49 (29.52%) .NET
3 39 (23.49%) Java
4 38 (22.89%) C#
5 36 (21.69%) SQL Server
5 36 (21.69%) Project Management
6 33 (19.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (19.88%) AngularJS
7 32 (19.28%) Waterfall
8 31 (18.67%) Web Services
9 29 (17.47%) HTML
10 27 (16.27%) REST
11 25 (15.06%) CSS
11 25 (15.06%) Marketing
12 24 (14.46%) HTML5
13 21 (12.65%) XML
13 21 (12.65%) E-Commerce
13 21 (12.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (12.05%) SOAP
14 20 (12.05%) MVC
14 20 (12.05%) Scrum
15 18 (10.84%) Microsoft
15 18 (10.84%) ASP.NET
16 17 (10.24%) PRINCE2
16 17 (10.24%) Banking
16 17 (10.24%) CSS3
17 16 (9.64%) JSON
17 16 (9.64%) Windows
17 16 (9.64%) Linux
17 16 (9.64%) SQL

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (2.41%) Confluence
1 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (1.81%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (3.01%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.41%) EngageOne
3 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Exstream
2 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.20%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.60%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.42%) SaaS
3 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.41%) PaaS
4 3 (1.81%) GitHub
4 3 (1.81%) IaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.22%) WAN
2 6 (3.61%) LAN
3 5 (3.01%) Firewall
4 4 (2.41%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.81%) SAN
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.23%) MySQL
3 9 (5.42%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.61%) Big Data
4 6 (3.61%) MarkLogic
5 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (7.23%) Subversion
3 7 (4.22%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.61%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.61%) IntelliJ
4 6 (3.61%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.61%) JIRA
4 6 (3.61%) JUnit
4 6 (3.61%) Mockito
4 6 (3.61%) NetBeans
5 4 (2.41%) HP UFT
5 4 (2.41%) Ranorex
5 4 (2.41%) Selenium
6 3 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.81%) NUnit
6 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.20%) Moq
7 2 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.20%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (32.53%) Finance
2 25 (15.06%) Marketing
3 17 (10.24%) Banking
4 13 (7.83%) Retail Banking
5 11 (6.63%) Retail
6 8 (4.82%) Advertising
7 5 (3.01%) Legal
7 5 (3.01%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.01%) Publishing
8 4 (2.41%) Automotive
9 2 (1.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 57 (34.34%) Developer
2 34 (20.48%) Project Manager
3 22 (13.25%) Web Developer
4 19 (11.45%) Analyst
5 15 (9.04%) IT Manager
5 15 (9.04%) Senior Manager
5 15 (9.04%) Senior Project Manager
6 14 (8.43%) IT Project Manager
7 13 (7.83%) Business Analyst
7 13 (7.83%) C# Developer
7 13 (7.83%) Java Developer
8 12 (7.23%) Applications Developer
8 12 (7.23%) Architect
8 12 (7.23%) Web Applications Developer
9 9 (5.42%) Transformation Manager
9 9 (5.42%) Transformation Project Manager
10 8 (4.82%) C# WPF Developer
10 8 (4.82%) Senior Business Change Manager
10 8 (4.82%) Senior Business Change Project Manager
10 8 (4.82%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (29.52%) .NET
2 33 (19.88%) AngularJS
3 31 (18.67%) Web Services
4 29 (17.47%) HTML
5 27 (16.27%) REST
6 25 (15.06%) CSS
7 24 (14.46%) HTML5
8 21 (12.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 21 (12.65%) XML
9 20 (12.05%) SOAP
10 18 (10.84%) ASP.NET
11 17 (10.24%) CSS3
12 16 (9.64%) JSON
13 13 (7.83%) Angular 2
13 13 (7.83%) WinForms
14 12 (7.23%) jQuery
14 12 (7.23%) WPF
15 9 (5.42%) JMS
16 8 (4.82%) .NET Framework
16 8 (4.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.83%) User Experience
2 12 (7.23%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (7.23%) Virtual Team
3 6 (3.61%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.61%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.01%) Graphic Design
4 5 (3.01%) iPhone
4 5 (3.01%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.81%) iPad
7 2 (1.20%) Clustering
7 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.20%) iSeries
7 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.20%) Music Streaming
8 1 (0.60%) Life Science
8 1 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.64%) Linux
1 16 (9.64%) Windows
2 8 (4.82%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.61%) Android
4 3 (1.81%) Unix
4 3 (1.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.20%) CentOS
5 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.69%) Project Management
2 33 (19.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (19.28%) Waterfall
4 21 (12.65%) E-Commerce
5 20 (12.05%) MVC
5 20 (12.05%) Scrum
6 17 (10.24%) PRINCE2
7 15 (9.04%) Web Development
8 14 (8.43%) ITIL
8 14 (8.43%) SDLC
9 13 (7.83%) CRM
9 13 (7.83%) OO
10 12 (7.23%) User Stories
11 11 (6.63%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (6.63%) DevOps
11 11 (6.63%) TDD
12 10 (6.02%) BDD
12 10 (6.02%) Web Design
13 9 (5.42%) MVVM
13 9 (5.42%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 39 (23.49%) Java
2 38 (22.89%) C#
3 16 (9.64%) SQL
4 15 (9.04%) TypeScript
5 12 (7.23%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.61%) PHP
7 4 (2.41%) C
7 4 (2.41%) Ruby
8 3 (1.81%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.81%) Python
8 3 (1.81%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (7.23%) DBS Check
2 6 (3.61%) Degree
2 6 (3.61%) ISEB
3 5 (3.01%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.01%) PMP
4 4 (2.41%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.20%) CISM
5 2 (1.20%) CISSP
5 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.60%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.60%) CISA
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.43%) QA
2 5 (3.01%) COSHH
2 5 (3.01%) GMP
3 4 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.60%) COBIT
6 1 (0.60%) GDPR
6 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.81%) vSphere
3 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.20%) Docker
4 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) Ansible
2 4 (2.41%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.20%) Puppet
3 2 (1.20%) Salt
3 2 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (10.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.22%) Apple
3 4 (2.41%) CA
3 4 (2.41%) Google
3 4 (2.41%) OpenText
3 4 (2.41%) Tableau
3 4 (2.41%) VMware
4 3 (1.81%) Alibaba
4 3 (1.81%) Cisco
4 3 (1.81%) F5
4 3 (1.81%) IBM
4 3 (1.81%) Nokia
4 3 (1.81%) SAP
5 2 (1.20%) Blue Coat
5 2 (1.20%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.20%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.20%) Clearswift
5 2 (1.20%) Forcepoint
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle
5 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com