Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 350 204 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 34.55% 18.05% 30.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.24% 19.73% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 317 190 533
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% -7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £80,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +10.00%

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 892 1,034 1,501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.06% 91.50% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 742 841 1,325
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,775 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,375 £70,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +3 196 £59,000 +18.00% 21
Bedford +2 80 £43,750 -2.78% 9
Dunstable +4 28 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 156 (44.57%) .NET
2 112 (32.00%) C#
3 102 (29.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 93 (26.57%) Scrum
5 88 (25.14%) DevOps
6 86 (24.57%) Amazon AWS
7 84 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 83 (23.71%) Big Data
9 79 (22.57%) TDD
10 72 (20.57%) Java
11 63 (18.00%) Analytics
12 56 (16.00%) SQL
12 56 (16.00%) Linux
13 55 (15.71%) CRM
14 53 (15.14%) JIRA
14 53 (15.14%) Microservices
15 48 (13.71%) Project Management
16 45 (12.86%) E-Commerce
16 45 (12.86%) JavaScript
16 45 (12.86%) Hadoop
17 44 (12.57%) AngularJS
18 43 (12.29%) Mobile App
18 43 (12.29%) HTML
19 40 (11.43%) Release Management
20 39 (11.14%) ASP.NET Web API
20 39 (11.14%) PRINCE2
21 38 (10.86%) ASP.NET
21 38 (10.86%) Microsoft
21 38 (10.86%) Service Delivery
22 37 (10.57%) Marketing

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 32 (9.14%) Apache Spark
2 22 (6.29%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (4.00%) JBoss
4 10 (2.86%) SAS
5 7 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.71%) Confluence
7 4 (1.14%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.86%) IIS
9 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.57%) BPCS
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.57%) Lawson
3 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 102 (29.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (24.57%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (9.14%) SaaS
4 6 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.86%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (0.86%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.86%) Serverless
6 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.29%) Boomi
7 1 (0.29%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.14%) Internet
2 3 (0.86%) Hyperconnected
2 3 (0.86%) Skype
3 2 (0.57%) DNS
4 1 (0.29%) DHCP
4 1 (0.29%) Firewall
4 1 (0.29%) FTP
4 1 (0.29%) HTTP
4 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.29%) SSL
4 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 83 (23.71%) Big Data
3 45 (12.86%) Hadoop
4 28 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (7.43%) Apache Hive
5 26 (7.43%) Impala
6 19 (5.43%) OLTP
7 15 (4.29%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (1.71%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.43%) DB2
11 5 (1.43%) MySQL
11 5 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.14%) Data Lake
12 4 (1.14%) Sqoop
13 3 (0.86%) Apache Kudu
13 3 (0.86%) HBase
13 3 (0.86%) Parquet
13 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 53 (15.14%) JIRA
2 28 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.43%) Maven
4 5 (1.43%) Redmine
5 4 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.57%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.57%) MSTest
6 2 (0.57%) NUnit
6 2 (0.57%) Selenium
6 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.29%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.29%) Subversion
7 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (10.57%) Marketing
2 30 (8.57%) Finance
3 15 (4.29%) Back Office
3 15 (4.29%) Retail
4 9 (2.57%) Banking
5 7 (2.00%) Legal
6 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
7 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (34.86%) Developer
2 53 (15.14%) .NET Developer
2 53 (15.14%) Architect
3 36 (10.29%) Analyst
4 31 (8.86%) Release Manager
4 31 (8.86%) Senior Developer
5 29 (8.29%) C# Developer
6 28 (8.00%) AWS DevOps
6 28 (8.00%) DevOps Manager
7 24 (6.86%) Big Data Manager
7 24 (6.86%) Project Manager
8 23 (6.57%) Java Developer
8 23 (6.57%) Technical Architect
9 21 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 17 (4.86%) Business Analyst
10 17 (4.86%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 17 (4.86%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (4.86%) Data Architect
11 15 (4.29%) Software Developer
12 13 (3.71%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (44.57%) .NET
2 44 (12.57%) AngularJS
3 43 (12.29%) HTML
4 39 (11.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 38 (10.86%) ASP.NET
6 31 (8.86%) RESTful
7 29 (8.29%) Web Services
8 28 (8.00%) JSON
9 27 (7.71%) XML
10 26 (7.43%) CSS
11 25 (7.14%) Spring
12 23 (6.57%) .NET Core
12 23 (6.57%) HTML5
13 22 (6.29%) LINQ
14 21 (6.00%) SOAP
15 18 (5.14%) React
16 16 (4.57%) Hibernate
16 16 (4.57%) jQuery
16 16 (4.57%) Node.js
16 16 (4.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.29%) Mobile App
2 25 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.00%) User Experience
4 10 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.29%) Fintech
5 8 (2.29%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.14%) EPoS
7 4 (1.14%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.57%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.57%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.57%) iPhone
9 2 (0.57%) Social Network
10 1 (0.29%) IVR
10 1 (0.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 56 (16.00%) Linux
2 8 (2.29%) Windows
3 4 (1.14%) Android
3 4 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.86%) Unix
4 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (26.57%) Scrum
2 88 (25.14%) DevOps
3 79 (22.57%) TDD
4 63 (18.00%) Analytics
5 55 (15.71%) CRM
6 53 (15.14%) Microservices
7 48 (13.71%) Project Management
8 45 (12.86%) E-Commerce
9 40 (11.43%) Release Management
10 39 (11.14%) PRINCE2
11 38 (10.86%) Service Delivery
12 36 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
13 35 (10.00%) Change Management
13 35 (10.00%) Waterfall
14 32 (9.14%) ITIL
14 32 (9.14%) MVC
14 32 (9.14%) Software Engineering
15 31 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
16 29 (8.29%) SOA
17 28 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 112 (32.00%) C#
2 72 (20.57%) Java
3 56 (16.00%) SQL
4 45 (12.86%) JavaScript
5 24 (6.86%) Python
6 16 (4.57%) PHP
7 15 (4.29%) Java 8
7 15 (4.29%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.71%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.43%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.14%) Apex Code
10 4 (1.14%) C++
10 4 (1.14%) ES6
10 4 (1.14%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.29%) Ruby
11 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (4.57%) Degree
2 9 (2.57%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.00%) ISEB
4 6 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.57%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.29%) IIBA
7 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.29%) QA
2 11 (3.14%) PMO
3 4 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (2.29%) Docker
2 6 (1.71%) Apache Flume
3 5 (1.43%) HDFS
4 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.29%) Squid
Systems Management
1 22 (6.29%) Kibana
2 10 (2.86%) SCCM
3 6 (1.71%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.71%) Oozie
4 1 (0.29%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 38 (10.86%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.00%) Google
3 20 (5.71%) Oracle
4 13 (3.71%) Xamarin
5 12 (3.43%) IBM
6 11 (3.14%) Cloudera
7 9 (2.57%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.57%) SAP
8 7 (2.00%) hybris
8 7 (2.00%) Workday
9 6 (1.71%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.43%) Alteryx
11 3 (0.86%) DataFlux
11 3 (0.86%) Tableau
11 3 (0.86%) Talend
11 3 (0.86%) Trillium
12 2 (0.57%) Facebook
12 2 (0.57%) Infor
12 2 (0.57%) Twitter