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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 5 12 1
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 98 51 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 30.63% 17.29% 34.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.51% 20.73% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 88 50 74
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £34,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
276 246 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.25% 83.39% 89.45%
Number of salaries quoted 246 241 188
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Bedford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 135 (68.53%) .NET
2 132 (67.01%) C#
3 120 (60.91%) Microsoft
4 113 (57.36%) SQL Server
5 108 (54.82%) ASP.NET
6 105 (53.30%) WCF
7 85 (43.15%) TDD
8 78 (39.59%) MVC
9 77 (39.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 63 (31.98%) .NET Framework
11 61 (30.96%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (30.96%) SQL
12 60 (30.46%) LINQ
13 56 (28.43%) WPF
14 53 (26.90%) Windows
15 51 (25.89%) WinForms
15 51 (25.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 50 (25.38%) Project Management
17 49 (24.87%) MS Excel
18 48 (24.37%) T-SQL
19 45 (22.84%) Visual Studio
20 44 (22.34%) Business Analysis
21 43 (21.83%) Kanban
22 42 (21.32%) Subversion
22 42 (21.32%) ASP.NET MVC
23 41 (20.81%) DSDM
24 40 (20.30%) User Stories
25 37 (18.78%) SQL Server 2008
26 36 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
26 36 (18.27%) Multithreading

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 32 (16.24%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 49 (24.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (57.36%) SQL Server
2 37 (18.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (9.64%) Relational Database
4 17 (8.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (3.05%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 77 (39.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (22.84%) Visual Studio
3 42 (21.32%) Subversion
4 29 (14.72%) Moq
5 15 (7.61%) NUnit
5 15 (7.61%) MSTest
6 14 (7.11%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (3.05%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (11.68%) Finance
2 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 92 (46.70%) Developer
2 62 (31.47%) C# Developer
3 50 (25.38%) Senior Developer
4 48 (24.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (22.34%) Architect
5 44 (22.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 43 (21.83%) Senior C# Developer
7 38 (19.29%) Analyst
7 38 (19.29%) Business Analyst
8 28 (14.21%) .NET Developer
9 26 (13.20%) Lead Developer
10 18 (9.14%) Technical Architect
11 16 (8.12%) Technical Leader
11 16 (8.12%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (7.61%) Project Manager
12 15 (7.61%) Team Leader
12 15 (7.61%) Agile Project Manager
13 14 (7.11%) Technical Developer
13 14 (7.11%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (7.11%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (68.53%) .NET
2 108 (54.82%) ASP.NET
3 105 (53.30%) WCF
4 63 (31.98%) .NET Framework
5 60 (30.46%) LINQ
6 56 (28.43%) WPF
7 51 (25.89%) WinForms
7 51 (25.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 42 (21.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (17.26%) Silverlight
10 30 (15.23%) jQuery
11 19 (9.64%) HTML
12 18 (9.14%) ADO.NET
13 16 (8.12%) CSS
14 15 (7.61%) Web Services
15 12 (6.09%) HTML5
16 11 (5.58%) Ajax
16 11 (5.58%) Spring.NET
16 11 (5.58%) Razor View Engine
16 11 (5.58%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.74%) N-Tier
2 11 (5.58%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (4.06%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.52%) PMI
5 2 (1.02%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 53 (26.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (43.15%) TDD
2 78 (39.59%) MVC
3 61 (30.96%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (25.38%) Project Management
5 44 (22.34%) Business Analysis
6 43 (21.83%) Kanban
7 41 (20.81%) DSDM
8 40 (20.30%) User Stories
9 36 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (18.27%) Multithreading
10 32 (16.24%) Use Case
11 29 (14.72%) BPMN
12 28 (14.21%) Technical Architecture
12 28 (14.21%) OO
13 27 (13.71%) Software Engineering
14 26 (13.20%) OOD
15 25 (12.69%) Product Management
16 24 (12.18%) UML
17 15 (7.61%) Matrix Management
18 13 (6.60%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (67.01%) C#
2 61 (30.96%) SQL
3 48 (24.37%) T-SQL
4 35 (17.77%) JavaScript
5 13 (6.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (10.66%) ISEB
1 21 (10.66%) CBAP
2 15 (7.61%) Degree
3 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.02%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 11 (5.58%) MOM
Vendors
1 120 (60.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.57%) Oracle
3 4 (2.03%) Capita
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago