Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 322 286 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 32.46% 21.65% 28.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.62% 23.46% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 288 226 470
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £46,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.92% -11.90% +11.70%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £74,875 £62,500 £77,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 856 1,219 1,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 86.29% 92.28% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 718 897 1,378
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,350
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +2 187 £57,500 +15.00% 15
Bedford +2 67 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Dunstable +3 33 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Leighton Buzzard -5 3 £47,500 +5.56%
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 180 (55.90%) .NET
2 141 (43.79%) C#
3 125 (38.82%) SQL Server
4 107 (33.23%) TDD
5 104 (32.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 103 (31.99%) DevOps
7 91 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
8 69 (21.43%) Scrum
8 69 (21.43%) Microservices
9 68 (21.12%) Java
10 66 (20.50%) Big Data
11 58 (18.01%) ASP.NET Web API
12 54 (16.77%) SQL
12 54 (16.77%) Google
13 52 (16.15%) Dependency Injection
14 48 (14.91%) Linux
15 47 (14.60%) JavaScript
15 47 (14.60%) Analytics
16 46 (14.29%) Visual Studio
16 46 (14.29%) JIRA
17 45 (13.98%) Microsoft
17 45 (13.98%) Project Management
18 42 (13.04%) HTML
19 41 (12.73%) CRM
19 41 (12.73%) LINQ
19 41 (12.73%) Elasticsearch
19 41 (12.73%) CQRS
19 41 (12.73%) Kibana
19 41 (12.73%) .NET Core
20 40 (12.42%) Mobile App

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 41 (12.73%) Elasticsearch
2 34 (10.56%) Apache Spark
3 11 (3.42%) JBoss
4 6 (1.86%) Confluence
5 4 (1.24%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.62%) IIS
6 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) BPCS
1 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.62%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.62%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 104 (32.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 91 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (10.87%) SaaS
4 10 (3.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.93%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.93%) Google Play
7 2 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.62%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.48%) Skype
2 5 (1.55%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.24%) Internet
4 3 (0.93%) Hyperconnected
5 1 (0.31%) DHCP
5 1 (0.31%) DNS
5 1 (0.31%) FTP
5 1 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (38.82%) SQL Server
2 66 (20.50%) Big Data
3 35 (10.87%) Hadoop
4 24 (7.45%) Impala
5 22 (6.83%) Apache Hive
6 16 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (4.35%) OLTP
7 14 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 13 (4.04%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.55%) DB2
10 5 (1.55%) MySQL
10 5 (1.55%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.93%) Apache Kudu
12 2 (0.62%) HBase
12 2 (0.62%) Parquet
12 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.62%) Sqoop
13 1 (0.31%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 46 (14.29%) JIRA
1 46 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.48%) MSTest
3 8 (2.48%) NUnit
4 6 (1.86%) Selenium
5 5 (1.55%) Redmine
5 5 (1.55%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.93%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.93%) Ranorex
7 2 (0.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.62%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.62%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.62%) Subversion
7 2 (0.62%) WebStorm
7 2 (0.62%) Xcode
8 1 (0.31%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
General
1 37 (11.49%) Finance
2 24 (7.45%) Retail
3 19 (5.90%) Marketing
4 12 (3.73%) Back Office
5 8 (2.48%) Banking
6 5 (1.55%) Games
7 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (45.65%) Developer
2 82 (25.47%) .NET Developer
3 39 (12.11%) C# Developer
4 35 (10.87%) Release Manager
4 35 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 30 (9.32%) Architect
6 25 (7.76%) DevOps Manager
7 24 (7.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 24 (7.45%) Software Developer
8 23 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
9 21 (6.52%) .NET Software Developer
10 20 (6.21%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (5.28%) Project Manager
12 16 (4.97%) Head of Development
13 14 (4.35%) Technical Architect
14 12 (3.73%) Analyst
14 12 (3.73%) C# Software Developer
14 12 (3.73%) Data Architect
14 12 (3.73%) Java Developer
14 12 (3.73%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (55.90%) .NET
2 58 (18.01%) ASP.NET Web API
3 42 (13.04%) HTML
4 41 (12.73%) .NET Core
4 41 (12.73%) LINQ
5 39 (12.11%) ASP.NET
6 37 (11.49%) AngularJS
7 33 (10.25%) WPF
8 31 (9.63%) CSS
9 28 (8.70%) Web Services
10 27 (8.39%) RESTful
11 25 (7.76%) WCF
11 25 (7.76%) WinForms
12 22 (6.83%) JSON
13 20 (6.21%) XML
14 18 (5.59%) React
15 17 (5.28%) HTML5
16 15 (4.66%) REST
16 15 (4.66%) SOAP
17 14 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.42%) Mobile App
2 21 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.66%) User Experience
4 9 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.48%) Social Network
6 7 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.17%) Fintech
7 6 (1.86%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.62%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.62%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.62%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.62%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.62%) iPhone
10 2 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.62%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.31%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.91%) Linux
2 7 (2.17%) Android
3 4 (1.24%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.62%) Unix
4 2 (0.62%) Windows
4 2 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (33.23%) TDD
2 103 (31.99%) DevOps
3 69 (21.43%) Microservices
3 69 (21.43%) Scrum
4 52 (16.15%) Dependency Injection
5 47 (14.60%) Analytics
6 45 (13.98%) Project Management
7 41 (12.73%) CQRS
7 41 (12.73%) CRM
8 40 (12.42%) ITIL
9 39 (12.11%) Release Management
10 37 (11.49%) Change Management
10 37 (11.49%) SDLC
10 37 (11.49%) Software Engineering
11 33 (10.25%) PRINCE2
11 33 (10.25%) Service Delivery
12 31 (9.63%) MVC
13 30 (9.32%) BDD
14 29 (9.01%) Web Development
15 27 (8.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 141 (43.79%) C#
2 68 (21.12%) Java
3 54 (16.77%) SQL
4 47 (14.60%) JavaScript
5 25 (7.76%) Python
6 16 (4.97%) Java 8
7 13 (4.04%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.73%) PHP
9 9 (2.80%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.55%) Kotlin
11 4 (1.24%) C++
11 4 (1.24%) ES6
12 2 (0.62%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.62%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.31%) C
13 1 (0.31%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (5.90%) Degree
2 10 (3.11%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.24%) ISEB
7 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.93%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.62%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.21%) QA
2 6 (1.86%) PMO
3 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.55%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.24%) HDFS
3 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) Docker
3 1 (0.31%) Firmware
3 1 (0.31%) Squid
Systems Management
1 41 (12.73%) Kibana
2 5 (1.55%) Oozie
3 2 (0.62%) SCCM
4 1 (0.31%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 54 (16.77%) Google
2 45 (13.98%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.80%) Cloudera
3 9 (2.80%) Red Hat
3 9 (2.80%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.48%) Facebook
4 8 (2.48%) Oracle
4 8 (2.48%) Twitter
5 6 (1.86%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.55%) SAP
7 4 (1.24%) Adobe
8 2 (0.62%) Alteryx
8 2 (0.62%) Apple
8 2 (0.62%) Epicor
8 2 (0.62%) IFS
8 2 (0.62%) Infor
8 2 (0.62%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.62%) Sage
8 2 (0.62%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.62%) Tableau