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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 11 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 40 101 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.29% 22.39% 29.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.33% 28.21% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 39 100 78
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 £34,800 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £52,500
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
245 358 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 87.50% 79.38% 81.41%
Number of salaries quoted 170 345 212
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 £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Bedford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 113 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (78.76%) .NET
3 80 (70.80%) C#
4 73 (64.60%) Microsoft
5 72 (63.72%) ASP.NET
6 63 (55.75%) MS Excel
7 56 (49.56%) MVC
8 54 (47.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 49 (43.36%) SQL Server
10 47 (41.59%) JavaScript
11 39 (34.51%) HTML
12 38 (33.63%) CSS
13 34 (30.09%) WCF
14 33 (29.20%) Silverlight
14 33 (29.20%) jQuery
14 33 (29.20%) Performance Management
14 33 (29.20%) TDD
14 33 (29.20%) Visual Studio
14 33 (29.20%) Coaching
15 30 (26.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 26 (23.01%) WPF
16 26 (23.01%) Matrix Management
17 25 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (21.24%) .NET Framework
18 24 (21.24%) LINQ
18 24 (21.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 23 (20.35%) Entity Framework
19 23 (20.35%) Mentoring
20 22 (19.47%) Team Foundation Server
21 19 (16.81%) Oracle

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 63 (55.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Pegasus Opera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (43.36%) SQL Server
2 30 (26.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (13.27%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (6.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (6.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (6.19%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.65%) MySQL
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (29.20%) Visual Studio
2 22 (19.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (10.62%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (10.62%) Moq
4 10 (8.85%) NUnit
5 4 (3.54%) MSTest
6 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.88%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.88%) Subversion
6 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 9 (7.96%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 32 (28.32%) Development Manager
2 30 (26.55%) Developer
3 28 (24.78%) Architect
4 25 (22.12%) Lead Architect
5 22 (19.47%) C# Developer
6 20 (17.70%) Technical Architect
7 18 (15.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (15.93%) Lead Technical Architect
7 18 (15.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (15.04%) Project Manager
9 14 (12.39%) .NET Developer
10 12 (10.62%) Senior Developer
10 12 (10.62%) Senior C# Developer
11 10 (8.85%) Senior Development Manager
11 10 (8.85%) Agile Project Manager
11 10 (8.85%) Senior Manager
12 8 (7.08%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (7.08%) Analyst
12 8 (7.08%) Business Analyst
13 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (78.76%) .NET
2 72 (63.72%) ASP.NET
3 54 (47.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (34.51%) HTML
5 38 (33.63%) CSS
6 34 (30.09%) WCF
7 33 (29.20%) Silverlight
7 33 (29.20%) jQuery
8 26 (23.01%) WPF
9 24 (21.24%) .NET Framework
9 24 (21.24%) LINQ
9 24 (21.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 23 (20.35%) Entity Framework
11 19 (16.81%) Ajax
12 14 (12.39%) Web Services
13 12 (10.62%) WinForms
13 12 (10.62%) AngularJS
14 8 (7.08%) ADO.NET
15 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 4 (3.54%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) N-Tier
2 6 (5.31%) PMI
3 5 (4.42%) User Experience
4 4 (3.54%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.77%) W3C
6 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.88%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.16%) Windows
2 3 (2.65%) Linux
2 3 (2.65%) UNIX
3 2 (1.77%) AIX
3 2 (1.77%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (49.56%) MVC
3 33 (29.20%) Performance Management
3 33 (29.20%) TDD
3 33 (29.20%) Coaching
4 26 (23.01%) Matrix Management
5 25 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (20.35%) Mentoring
7 15 (13.27%) OOD
8 13 (11.50%) DSDM
9 12 (10.62%) OO
9 12 (10.62%) PRINCE2
9 12 (10.62%) Software Engineering
10 11 (9.73%) People Management
11 9 (7.96%) Project Management
11 9 (7.96%) Multithreading
12 7 (6.19%) BPMN
13 6 (5.31%) Kanban
13 6 (5.31%) Project Planning
13 6 (5.31%) UML
Programming Languages
1 80 (70.80%) C#
2 47 (41.59%) JavaScript
3 16 (14.16%) SQL
4 10 (8.85%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.42%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.65%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.88%) VB
7 1 (0.88%) Java
7 1 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) C
7 1 (0.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (5.31%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.88%) CBAP
2 1 (0.88%) ISEB
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.88%) DO-178B
1 1 (0.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (7.08%) MOM
Vendors
1 73 (64.60%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.81%) Oracle
3 4 (3.54%) Pegasus
3 4 (3.54%) JD Edwards
3 4 (3.54%) Sage
4 1 (0.88%) Telerik
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