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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 13 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 41 88 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.64% 19.69% 27.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.30% 24.11% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 40 86 73
Average salary £65,000 £46,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.54% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
237 365 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 84.64% 81.66% 82.23%
Number of salaries quoted 184 342 226
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Bedford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (73.97%) .NET
3 104 (71.23%) C#
4 92 (63.01%) Microsoft
5 86 (58.90%) ASP.NET
6 71 (48.63%) SQL Server
7 69 (47.26%) MVC
8 68 (46.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 65 (44.52%) MS Excel
10 52 (35.62%) WCF
11 51 (34.93%) TDD
12 46 (31.51%) JavaScript
13 44 (30.14%) Visual Studio
14 41 (28.08%) WPF
14 41 (28.08%) Silverlight
15 38 (26.03%) Matrix Management
15 38 (26.03%) HTML
16 37 (25.34%) CSS
16 37 (25.34%) Performance Management
17 36 (24.66%) SQL Server 2008
18 34 (23.29%) Coaching
19 33 (22.60%) jQuery
20 31 (21.23%) .NET Framework
21 29 (19.86%) LINQ
22 28 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
22 28 (19.18%) Mentoring
22 28 (19.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 27 (18.49%) Team Foundation Server
24 26 (17.81%) SQL
25 25 (17.12%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (8.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 65 (44.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Pegasus Opera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (48.63%) SQL Server
2 36 (24.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (11.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 12 (8.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.05%) MySQL
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (30.14%) Visual Studio
2 27 (18.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (14.38%) Moq
4 20 (13.70%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (10.27%) NUnit
6 9 (6.16%) MSTest
7 3 (2.05%) Subversion
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA
8 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (6.85%) Finance
2 2 (1.37%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 43 (29.45%) Developer
2 35 (23.97%) Architect
3 34 (23.29%) Development Manager
4 30 (20.55%) C# Developer
5 26 (17.81%) Lead Architect
5 26 (17.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (16.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (16.44%) Technical Architect
7 22 (15.07%) Project Manager
7 22 (15.07%) .NET Developer
8 18 (12.33%) Senior Developer
8 18 (12.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 18 (12.33%) Lead Technical Architect
9 15 (10.27%) Business Analyst
9 15 (10.27%) Analyst
10 13 (8.90%) Agile Project Manager
11 11 (7.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (7.53%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (6.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (6.85%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (73.97%) .NET
2 86 (58.90%) ASP.NET
3 68 (46.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 52 (35.62%) WCF
5 41 (28.08%) WPF
5 41 (28.08%) Silverlight
6 38 (26.03%) HTML
7 37 (25.34%) CSS
8 33 (22.60%) jQuery
9 31 (21.23%) .NET Framework
10 29 (19.86%) LINQ
11 28 (19.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 25 (17.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 23 (15.75%) WinForms
14 20 (13.70%) Ajax
15 17 (11.64%) Web Services
16 13 (8.90%) AngularJS
17 11 (7.53%) ADO.NET
18 9 (6.16%) Spring.NET
18 9 (6.16%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.33%) N-Tier
2 9 (6.16%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (5.48%) PMI
4 7 (4.79%) User Experience
5 4 (2.74%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.37%) W3C
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.68%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.12%) Windows
2 3 (2.05%) Linux
2 3 (2.05%) UNIX
3 2 (1.37%) OpenVMS
3 2 (1.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (47.26%) MVC
3 51 (34.93%) TDD
4 38 (26.03%) Matrix Management
5 37 (25.34%) Performance Management
6 34 (23.29%) Coaching
7 28 (19.18%) Mentoring
7 28 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (16.44%) DSDM
9 21 (14.38%) OOD
10 18 (12.33%) OO
10 18 (12.33%) Kanban
11 16 (10.96%) PRINCE2
12 15 (10.27%) Project Management
13 14 (9.59%) Multithreading
14 11 (7.53%) Use Case
14 11 (7.53%) BPMN
14 11 (7.53%) UML
14 11 (7.53%) Software Engineering
14 11 (7.53%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (71.23%) C#
2 46 (31.51%) JavaScript
3 26 (17.81%) SQL
4 16 (10.96%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.42%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.74%) PHP
7 2 (1.37%) C++
7 2 (1.37%) Java
7 2 (1.37%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.37%) C
8 1 (0.68%) VB6
8 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (5.48%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.05%) ISEB
2 3 (2.05%) CBAP
3 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (7.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 92 (63.01%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.44%) Oracle
3 4 (2.74%) Pegasus
3 4 (2.74%) JD Edwards
3 4 (2.74%) Sage
4 1 (0.68%) Telerik
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