The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 8 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 40 93 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 15.44% 25.62% 29.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 32.40% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 40 93 66
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £55,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Scrum
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
240 287 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 92.66% 79.06% 82.53%
Number of salaries quoted 172 283 183
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Scrum
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bedford region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Bedford

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Bedford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 91 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (80.22%) .NET
3 60 (65.93%) C#
4 55 (60.44%) ASP.NET
5 53 (58.24%) MS Excel
5 53 (58.24%) Microsoft
6 41 (45.05%) MVC
7 39 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (41.76%) JavaScript
9 33 (36.26%) HTML
9 33 (36.26%) CSS
10 32 (35.16%) SQL Server
11 28 (30.77%) Performance Management
11 28 (30.77%) Coaching
12 25 (27.47%) jQuery
13 24 (26.37%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (25.27%) Visual Studio
14 23 (25.27%) Silverlight
14 23 (25.27%) TDD
15 21 (23.08%) WCF
16 20 (21.98%) Matrix Management
16 20 (21.98%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 18 (19.78%) Mentoring
18 17 (18.68%) .NET Framework
19 16 (17.58%) WPF
19 16 (17.58%) LINQ
19 16 (17.58%) SDLC
19 16 (17.58%) Entity Framework
20 15 (16.48%) Ajax

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 53 (58.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.16%) SQL Server
2 20 (21.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.30%) MySQL
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (25.27%) Visual Studio
2 11 (12.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (8.79%) Moq
4 4 (4.40%) NUnit
5 1 (1.10%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.10%) JIRA
5 1 (1.10%) Subversion
5 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.10%) MSTest
5 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (3.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 26 (28.57%) Architect
2 25 (27.47%) Development Manager
3 22 (24.18%) Developer
4 21 (23.08%) Lead Architect
5 18 (19.78%) C# Developer
6 17 (18.68%) Project Manager
7 16 (17.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (17.58%) Technical Architect
7 16 (17.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (13.19%) Lead Technical Architect
8 12 (13.19%) Agile Project Manager
9 9 (9.89%) Senior Developer
9 9 (9.89%) .NET Developer
9 9 (9.89%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (8.79%) Senior Manager
10 8 (8.79%) Senior Development Manager
11 7 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (5.49%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (5.49%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (80.22%) .NET
2 55 (60.44%) ASP.NET
3 39 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (36.26%) HTML
4 33 (36.26%) CSS
5 25 (27.47%) jQuery
6 23 (25.27%) Silverlight
7 21 (23.08%) WCF
8 20 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 17 (18.68%) .NET Framework
10 16 (17.58%) WPF
10 16 (17.58%) LINQ
10 16 (17.58%) Entity Framework
11 15 (16.48%) Ajax
12 11 (12.09%) AngularJS
13 10 (10.99%) Web Services
14 8 (8.79%) WinForms
15 7 (7.69%) ADO.NET
16 5 (5.49%) HTML5
17 3 (3.30%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) N-Tier
2 6 (6.59%) PMI
3 2 (2.20%) W3C
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.19%) Windows
2 3 (3.30%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) UNIX
3 2 (2.20%) AIX
3 2 (2.20%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (45.05%) MVC
3 28 (30.77%) Performance Management
3 28 (30.77%) Coaching
4 24 (26.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (25.27%) TDD
6 20 (21.98%) Matrix Management
7 18 (19.78%) Mentoring
8 16 (17.58%) SDLC
9 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
10 11 (12.09%) Project Management
10 11 (12.09%) Software Engineering
10 11 (12.09%) People Management
11 10 (10.99%) OO
11 10 (10.99%) OOD
12 8 (8.79%) Multithreading
13 6 (6.59%) Project Planning
13 6 (6.59%) DSDM
14 3 (3.30%) Change Management
15 2 (2.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 60 (65.93%) C#
2 38 (41.76%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.09%) SQL
4 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.49%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.30%) PHP
7 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.10%) VB
7 1 (1.10%) Java
7 1 (1.10%) C++
7 1 (1.10%) C
7 1 (1.10%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
1 1 (1.10%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 53 (58.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.10%) Telerik
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