The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 17 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 110 148 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.07% 12.70% 11.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.69% 15.81% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 96 130 118
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,450 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Scrum
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
941 936 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.17% 80.34% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 748 858 782
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Luton +9 47 £47,250 -5.50% 8
Bedford -2 38 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Dunstable - 1 - -
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 222 (95.28%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (62.23%) .NET
3 119 (51.07%) ASP.NET
4 117 (50.21%) C#
5 90 (38.63%) SQL Server
5 90 (38.63%) MVC
6 88 (37.77%) JavaScript
7 84 (36.05%) Microsoft
8 77 (33.05%) HTML
9 76 (32.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 74 (31.76%) TDD
11 65 (27.90%) E-Commerce
12 64 (27.47%) MS Excel
13 51 (21.89%) jQuery
14 47 (20.17%) Visual Studio
15 45 (19.31%) SQL
16 44 (18.88%) WCF
17 43 (18.45%) Software Engineering
17 43 (18.45%) Team Foundation Server
18 40 (17.17%) Stakeholder Management
19 39 (16.74%) CSS
20 37 (15.88%) Coaching
21 36 (15.45%) Git (software)
21 36 (15.45%) Kanban
22 34 (14.59%) Performance Management
23 31 (13.30%) Microsoft Azure
24 29 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
25 28 (12.02%) Windows
25 28 (12.02%) TeamCity
26 27 (11.59%) Web Services

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (5.58%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.72%) Confluence
2 11 (4.72%) NServiceBus
3 5 (2.15%) CMS
4 4 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 64 (27.47%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.29%) MS Office
3 5 (2.15%) MS Project
3 5 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (3.43%) Agresso
1 8 (3.43%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (2.58%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.43%) Intranet
1 1 (0.43%) Internet
1 1 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (38.63%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (6.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (3.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (2.15%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.72%) MySQL
8 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 47 (20.17%) Visual Studio
2 43 (18.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (15.45%) Git (software)
4 28 (12.02%) TeamCity
5 26 (11.16%) JIRA
6 22 (9.44%) NUnit
7 19 (8.15%) Rhino Mocks
8 14 (6.01%) Subversion
9 11 (4.72%) FinalBuilder
9 11 (4.72%) Log4Net
9 11 (4.72%) SpecFlow
9 11 (4.72%) Jasmine
9 11 (4.72%) NSubstitute
10 8 (3.43%) Moq
11 6 (2.58%) Selenium
12 4 (1.72%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.86%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.86%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.86%) MSTest
14 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
General
1 26 (11.16%) Finance
2 14 (6.01%) Retail
3 4 (1.72%) Automotive
4 1 (0.43%) Avionics
4 1 (0.43%) Marketing
4 1 (0.43%) Billing
4 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.43%) Games
4 1 (0.43%) Legal
4 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (33.05%) Developer
2 35 (15.02%) Analyst
3 33 (14.16%) Architect
4 31 (13.30%) Development Manager
5 29 (12.45%) Business Analyst
5 29 (12.45%) .NET Developer
6 26 (11.16%) C# Developer
6 26 (11.16%) Web Developer
7 21 (9.01%) Lead Architect
7 21 (9.01%) Technical Architect
7 21 (9.01%) Project Manager
8 20 (8.58%) Senior Developer
8 20 (8.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (7.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (5.58%) Lead Technical Architect
11 12 (5.15%) Agile Project Manager
12 10 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
13 9 (3.86%) Senior .NET Developer
13 9 (3.86%) Senior C# Developer
13 9 (3.86%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (62.23%) .NET
2 119 (51.07%) ASP.NET
3 77 (33.05%) HTML
4 76 (32.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 51 (21.89%) jQuery
6 44 (18.88%) WCF
7 39 (16.74%) CSS
8 27 (11.59%) Web Services
9 24 (10.30%) Silverlight
10 22 (9.44%) .NET Framework
11 21 (9.01%) Ajax
11 21 (9.01%) Entity Framework
12 19 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 18 (7.73%) WPF
14 17 (7.30%) HTML5
14 17 (7.30%) XML
14 17 (7.30%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (6.87%) LINQ
16 15 (6.44%) COM
16 15 (6.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.29%) N-Tier
3 8 (3.43%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.15%) PMI
5 3 (1.29%) W3C
5 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.29%) User Experience
6 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.43%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.02%) Windows
2 10 (4.29%) Linux
3 8 (3.43%) UNIX
4 3 (1.29%) AIX
4 3 (1.29%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (95.28%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (38.63%) MVC
3 74 (31.76%) TDD
4 65 (27.90%) E-Commerce
5 43 (18.45%) Software Engineering
6 40 (17.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (15.88%) Coaching
8 36 (15.45%) Kanban
9 34 (14.59%) Performance Management
10 26 (11.16%) Mentoring
11 24 (10.30%) BDD
12 23 (9.87%) OO
13 20 (8.58%) Project Management
13 20 (8.58%) Matrix Management
14 18 (7.73%) People Management
15 17 (7.30%) Web Development
15 17 (7.30%) PRINCE2
16 16 (6.87%) User Acceptance Testing
16 16 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (6.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 117 (50.21%) C#
2 88 (37.77%) JavaScript
3 45 (19.31%) SQL
4 25 (10.73%) PowerShell
5 19 (8.15%) Java
6 11 (4.72%) Ruby
6 11 (4.72%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.29%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.58%) C++
9 5 (2.15%) VB6
9 5 (2.15%) VB
10 4 (1.72%) Perl
10 4 (1.72%) PHP
11 3 (1.29%) VBA
12 1 (0.43%) C
12 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (6.01%) Degree
2 5 (2.15%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.29%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (4.72%) logstash
2 6 (2.58%) MOM
3 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 84 (36.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.01%) Oracle
3 10 (4.29%) hybris
4 8 (3.43%) Cognos
4 8 (3.43%) Wall Street Systems
5 5 (2.15%) Telerik
6 2 (0.86%) HP
7 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.43%) IBM
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
easyJet
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Aspire People IT
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + package
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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