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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 5 15 2
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 75 64 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 24.92% 17.25% 31.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.12% 19.34% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 74 55 69
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
249 331 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 82.72% 89.22% 85.66%
Number of salaries quoted 224 275 205
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Bedford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 196 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (68.37%) C#
2 134 (68.37%) .NET
3 120 (61.22%) Microsoft
4 105 (53.57%) SQL Server
5 104 (53.06%) ASP.NET
6 87 (44.39%) WCF
7 85 (43.37%) MVC
8 84 (42.86%) TDD
9 77 (39.29%) MS Excel
10 73 (37.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 65 (33.16%) WPF
12 62 (31.63%) Silverlight
12 62 (31.63%) Visual Studio
13 47 (23.98%) DSDM
14 42 (21.43%) SQL
14 42 (21.43%) Matrix Management
15 41 (20.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 41 (20.92%) LINQ
16 40 (20.41%) Kanban
17 39 (19.90%) Performance Management
17 39 (19.90%) .NET Framework
18 38 (19.39%) SQL Server 2008
18 38 (19.39%) User Stories
19 37 (18.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 37 (18.88%) JavaScript
20 35 (17.86%) Windows
20 35 (17.86%) WinForms
21 33 (16.84%) Use Case
22 32 (16.33%) Moq

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 21 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 77 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.02%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 38 (19.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (9.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 18 (9.18%) Oracle Database 10g
4 18 (9.18%) Oracle Database
5 16 (8.16%) SQL Server 2000
6 9 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 62 (31.63%) Visual Studio
2 41 (20.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (16.33%) Moq
4 30 (15.31%) Rhino Mocks
5 18 (9.18%) NUnit
6 12 (6.12%) MSTest
7 9 (4.59%) Subversion
General
1 16 (8.16%) Finance
2 2 (1.02%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 67 (34.18%) Developer
2 51 (26.02%) C# Developer
3 44 (22.45%) Architect
4 43 (21.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (19.90%) Business Analyst
5 39 (19.90%) Analyst
6 38 (19.39%) Senior Developer
6 38 (19.39%) Senior C# Developer
7 36 (18.37%) .NET Developer
8 32 (16.33%) Technical Architect
9 31 (15.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 30 (15.31%) Development Manager
11 27 (13.78%) Lead Architect
12 24 (12.24%) Senior Business Analyst
12 24 (12.24%) Senior Analyst
13 18 (9.18%) Team Leader
13 18 (9.18%) Senior .NET Developer
14 17 (8.67%) Project Manager
15 14 (7.14%) Lead Technical Architect
15 14 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (68.37%) .NET
2 104 (53.06%) ASP.NET
3 87 (44.39%) WCF
4 73 (37.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 65 (33.16%) WPF
6 62 (31.63%) Silverlight
7 41 (20.92%) LINQ
8 39 (19.90%) .NET Framework
9 37 (18.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 35 (17.86%) WinForms
11 30 (15.31%) jQuery
12 26 (13.27%) HTML
13 25 (12.76%) CSS
14 24 (12.24%) Web Services
15 18 (9.18%) ADO.NET
15 18 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 17 (8.67%) Ajax
17 13 (6.63%) AngularJS
18 12 (6.12%) Unity DI Container
18 12 (6.12%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.27%) N-Tier
2 15 (7.65%) User Experience
3 12 (6.12%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (5.61%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.08%) PMI
6 3 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.53%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (43.37%) MVC
3 84 (42.86%) TDD
4 47 (23.98%) DSDM
5 42 (21.43%) Matrix Management
6 40 (20.41%) Kanban
7 39 (19.90%) Performance Management
8 38 (19.39%) User Stories
9 33 (16.84%) Use Case
10 31 (15.82%) OOD
10 31 (15.82%) Mentoring
11 27 (13.78%) Coaching
12 26 (13.27%) UML
12 26 (13.27%) BPMN
13 24 (12.24%) OO
13 24 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (11.22%) Project Management
14 22 (11.22%) Multithreading
15 18 (9.18%) Business Analysis
16 17 (8.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 134 (68.37%) C#
2 42 (21.43%) SQL
3 37 (18.88%) JavaScript
4 30 (15.31%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.02%) C
5 2 (1.02%) MATLAB
5 2 (1.02%) C++
5 2 (1.02%) Java
6 1 (0.51%) PHP
6 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (6.12%) ISEB
2 11 (5.61%) CBAP
3 8 (4.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.53%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.02%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 18 (9.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 120 (61.22%) Microsoft
2 30 (15.31%) Oracle
3 4 (2.04%) Pegasus
3 4 (2.04%) JD Edwards
3 4 (2.04%) Sage
4 1 (0.51%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.51%) Apple
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago