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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 4 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 108 42 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 33.13% 15.56% 26.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.43% 17.80% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 103 41 54
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
281 236 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.20% 87.41% 86.73%
Number of salaries quoted 260 232 173
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Bedford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 174 (93.05%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (70.05%) .NET
3 128 (68.45%) C#
4 112 (59.89%) Microsoft
5 109 (58.29%) SQL Server
6 104 (55.61%) ASP.NET
7 100 (53.48%) WCF
8 86 (45.99%) TDD
9 79 (42.25%) MVC
10 62 (33.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 58 (31.02%) SQL
12 55 (29.41%) WPF
13 54 (28.88%) LINQ
14 53 (28.34%) .NET Framework
15 49 (26.20%) MS Excel
16 45 (24.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 44 (23.53%) Windows
17 44 (23.53%) T-SQL
18 43 (22.99%) ASP.NET MVC
18 43 (22.99%) User Stories
19 42 (22.46%) Visual Studio
19 42 (22.46%) DSDM
20 41 (21.93%) Kanban
21 40 (21.39%) WinForms
22 39 (20.86%) Project Management
22 39 (20.86%) Silverlight
23 36 (19.25%) Use Case
24 35 (18.72%) JavaScript
25 33 (17.65%) Subversion
25 33 (17.65%) Business Analysis

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 28 (14.97%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 49 (26.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) HTTP
1 1 (0.53%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (58.29%) SQL Server
2 30 (16.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (9.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (4.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (4.81%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (33.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (22.46%) Visual Studio
3 33 (17.65%) Subversion
4 28 (14.97%) Moq
5 15 (8.02%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (6.95%) NUnit
6 13 (6.95%) MSTest
7 3 (1.60%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (12.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 92 (49.20%) Developer
2 66 (35.29%) C# Developer
3 51 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 50 (26.74%) Senior Developer
5 45 (24.06%) Senior C# Developer
6 42 (22.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 41 (21.93%) Architect
8 39 (20.86%) Analyst
8 39 (20.86%) Business Analyst
9 28 (14.97%) .NET Developer
10 25 (13.37%) Lead Developer
11 19 (10.16%) Technical Architect
11 19 (10.16%) Team Leader
12 18 (9.63%) Senior Analyst
12 18 (9.63%) Senior Business Analyst
13 15 (8.02%) Lead Architect
13 15 (8.02%) Technical Leader
14 14 (7.49%) Agile Business Analyst
14 14 (7.49%) Technical Developer
15 13 (6.95%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (70.05%) .NET
2 104 (55.61%) ASP.NET
3 100 (53.48%) WCF
4 55 (29.41%) WPF
5 54 (28.88%) LINQ
6 53 (28.34%) .NET Framework
7 45 (24.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 43 (22.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (21.39%) WinForms
10 39 (20.86%) Silverlight
11 29 (15.51%) jQuery
12 18 (9.63%) HTML
13 17 (9.09%) Web Services
13 17 (9.09%) ADO.NET
14 16 (8.56%) CSS
15 12 (6.42%) HTML5
16 10 (5.35%) Ajax
17 9 (4.81%) Spring.NET
17 9 (4.81%) Castle Windsor
17 9 (4.81%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.90%) N-Tier
2 20 (10.70%) User Experience
3 10 (5.35%) Client/Server
4 9 (4.81%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.07%) PMI
6 2 (1.07%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (93.05%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (45.99%) TDD
3 79 (42.25%) MVC
4 43 (22.99%) User Stories
5 42 (22.46%) DSDM
6 41 (21.93%) Kanban
7 39 (20.86%) Project Management
8 36 (19.25%) Use Case
9 33 (17.65%) Business Analysis
10 30 (16.04%) BPMN
10 30 (16.04%) Multithreading
11 26 (13.90%) UML
11 26 (13.90%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (13.37%) OO
12 25 (13.37%) OOD
13 21 (11.23%) Mentoring
14 20 (10.70%) Line Management
15 19 (10.16%) Technical Architecture
16 18 (9.63%) Software Engineering
17 16 (8.56%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (68.45%) C#
2 58 (31.02%) SQL
3 44 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 35 (18.72%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.28%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (10.70%) CBAP
1 20 (10.70%) ISEB
2 12 (6.42%) Degree
3 2 (1.07%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.07%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 14 (7.49%) MOM
Vendors
1 112 (59.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.42%) Oracle
3 4 (2.14%) Capita
4 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.53%) Apple
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