The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 16 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 135 95 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.68% 8.97% 14.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.75% 11.67% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 109 93 120
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £62,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
915 814 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.15% 76.86% 74.27%
Number of salaries quoted 773 741 606
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 £33,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bedfordshire region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +3 80 £45,000 - 13
Luton -4 29 £45,000 -28.57% 3
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £25,000 -
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 178 (63.57%) .NET
2 176 (62.86%) C#
3 165 (58.93%) SQL Server
4 147 (52.50%) ASP.NET
5 140 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 130 (46.43%) TDD
7 120 (42.86%) WCF
8 114 (40.71%) MVC
9 97 (34.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 94 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
11 87 (31.07%) Windows
12 85 (30.36%) JavaScript
13 77 (27.50%) Visual Studio
14 76 (27.14%) SQL
15 74 (26.43%) Project Management
16 73 (26.07%) .NET Framework
17 67 (23.93%) HTML
18 63 (22.50%) Subversion
18 63 (22.50%) WinForms
19 60 (21.43%) WPF
20 59 (21.07%) LINQ
20 59 (21.07%) Continuous Integration
20 59 (21.07%) SQL Server 2008
21 57 (20.36%) T-SQL
22 53 (18.93%) Business Analysis
23 51 (18.21%) ASP.NET MVC
23 51 (18.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 51 (18.21%) CSS
24 50 (17.86%) Kanban
24 50 (17.86%) jQuery

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 41 (14.64%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.79%) CMS
3 13 (4.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (3.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.43%) Apache
6 3 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) Mingle
3 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.14%) Agresso
2 5 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (1.79%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.43%) HTTP
2 2 (0.71%) Internet
3 1 (0.36%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (58.93%) SQL Server
2 59 (21.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (10.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (8.93%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.93%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (2.50%) MySQL
7 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 97 (34.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 77 (27.50%) Visual Studio
3 63 (22.50%) Subversion
4 34 (12.14%) Moq
5 24 (8.57%) TeamCity
6 21 (7.50%) MSTest
6 21 (7.50%) NUnit
7 20 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
8 17 (6.07%) Git (software)
9 8 (2.86%) Selenium
10 6 (2.14%) MSBuild
11 4 (1.43%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.43%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.07%) FogBugz
12 3 (1.07%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
14 1 (0.36%) QADirector
14 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (10.71%) Finance
2 14 (5.00%) Retail
3 12 (4.29%) Marketing
4 4 (1.43%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.07%) Legal
6 2 (0.71%) Advertising
6 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (48.93%) Developer
2 57 (20.36%) C# Developer
3 56 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 47 (16.79%) .NET Developer
5 45 (16.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (15.71%) Architect
7 38 (13.57%) Senior C# Developer
7 38 (13.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (13.21%) Analyst
9 34 (12.14%) Business Analyst
10 32 (11.43%) Lead Developer
11 25 (8.93%) Web Developer
12 21 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (7.14%) Project Manager
14 19 (6.79%) Agile Project Manager
14 19 (6.79%) Technical Leader
15 16 (5.71%) Technical Developer
16 15 (5.36%) Technical Architect
17 12 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
17 12 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (63.57%) .NET
2 147 (52.50%) ASP.NET
3 120 (42.86%) WCF
4 73 (26.07%) .NET Framework
5 67 (23.93%) HTML
6 63 (22.50%) WinForms
7 60 (21.43%) WPF
8 59 (21.07%) LINQ
9 51 (18.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (18.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 51 (18.21%) CSS
10 50 (17.86%) jQuery
11 39 (13.93%) Web Services
12 31 (11.07%) Silverlight
13 24 (8.57%) HTML5
14 20 (7.14%) Ajax
14 20 (7.14%) XML
14 20 (7.14%) ADO.NET
15 16 (5.71%) Spring.NET
15 16 (5.71%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 16 (5.71%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (3.93%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.14%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.79%) PMI
7 4 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.43%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.07%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 87 (31.07%) Windows
2 4 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (46.43%) TDD
2 114 (40.71%) MVC
3 94 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (26.43%) Project Management
5 59 (21.07%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (18.93%) Business Analysis
7 50 (17.86%) Kanban
8 40 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 40 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 37 (13.21%) DSDM
10 36 (12.86%) OO
10 36 (12.86%) Waterfall
11 33 (11.79%) Technical Architecture
12 32 (11.43%) Product Management
13 30 (10.71%) User Stories
14 29 (10.36%) E-Commerce
15 28 (10.00%) OOD
16 22 (7.86%) PRINCE2
16 22 (7.86%) Use Case
16 22 (7.86%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 176 (62.86%) C#
2 85 (30.36%) JavaScript
3 76 (27.14%) SQL
4 57 (20.36%) T-SQL
5 13 (4.64%) C
5 13 (4.64%) PowerShell
6 12 (4.29%) PHP
7 10 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.50%) VB
9 6 (2.14%) VB6
10 5 (1.79%) C++
11 4 (1.43%) Java
11 4 (1.43%) Perl
11 4 (1.43%) Ruby
11 4 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (13.93%) Degree
2 25 (8.93%) ISEB
3 17 (6.07%) CBAP
4 7 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.79%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (4.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 140 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.00%) Oracle
3 5 (1.79%) SAP
4 4 (1.43%) Capita
5 3 (1.07%) hybris
5 3 (1.07%) Facebook
5 3 (1.07%) Twitter
6 1 (0.36%) Progress
6 1 (0.36%) Google
6 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 20% bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Up to 20% bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Up to 20% bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedfordshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago