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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 10 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 181 91 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.59% 9.58% 9.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.26% 11.71% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 134 89 87
Average salary £48,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.81% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
940 777 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.96% 81.79% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 764 715 713
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +10 109 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Luton +19 51 £55,000 -10.56% 4
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 300 (93.17%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (65.84%) .NET
3 197 (61.18%) C#
4 189 (58.70%) SQL Server
5 178 (55.28%) ASP.NET
6 161 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 153 (47.52%) TDD
8 147 (45.65%) MVC
9 137 (42.55%) WCF
10 102 (31.68%) JavaScript
11 99 (30.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 84 (26.09%) Windows
13 83 (25.78%) ASP.NET MVC
14 82 (25.47%) HTML
15 81 (25.16%) Visual Studio
16 77 (23.91%) SQL
17 68 (21.12%) jQuery
18 64 (19.88%) Project Management
19 62 (19.25%) .NET Framework
20 60 (18.63%) WPF
21 56 (17.39%) LINQ
22 54 (16.77%) MS Excel
23 53 (16.46%) T-SQL
24 52 (16.15%) Kanban
25 50 (15.53%) SQL Server 2008
25 50 (15.53%) Subversion
26 49 (15.22%) Web Services
26 49 (15.22%) E-Commerce
27 48 (14.91%) Waterfall
28 47 (14.60%) DSDM

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.21%) CMS
3 15 (4.66%) NServiceBus
4 9 (2.80%) Apache
5 8 (2.48%) Confluence
6 7 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.86%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (16.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.17%) Agresso
2 6 (1.86%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (1.86%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (1.86%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (1.86%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.11%) HTTP
2 2 (0.62%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 50 (15.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (10.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (4.97%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.42%) MySQL
6 10 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.80%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 99 (30.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 81 (25.16%) Visual Studio
3 50 (15.53%) Subversion
4 42 (13.04%) TeamCity
5 40 (12.42%) Git (software)
6 31 (9.63%) Rhino Mocks
6 31 (9.63%) JIRA
7 29 (9.01%) NUnit
7 29 (9.01%) Moq
8 15 (4.66%) FinalBuilder
8 15 (4.66%) Log4Net
8 15 (4.66%) SpecFlow
8 15 (4.66%) Jasmine
8 15 (4.66%) NSubstitute
9 14 (4.35%) MSTest
10 12 (3.73%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.80%) Jenkins
12 8 (2.48%) WATIR
12 8 (2.48%) Selenium
13 3 (0.93%) MSBuild
General
1 44 (13.66%) Finance
2 28 (8.70%) Marketing
3 16 (4.97%) Retail
4 4 (1.24%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 156 (48.45%) Developer
2 70 (21.74%) C# Developer
3 61 (18.94%) Senior Developer
4 59 (18.32%) Analyst
5 55 (17.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 50 (15.53%) Business Analyst
7 48 (14.91%) Senior C# Developer
8 46 (14.29%) Architect
8 46 (14.29%) Web Developer
9 44 (13.66%) .NET Developer
10 42 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 27 (8.39%) Lead Developer
12 24 (7.45%) Senior Analyst
12 24 (7.45%) Senior Business Analyst
13 22 (6.83%) Project Manager
14 21 (6.52%) Technical Architect
15 19 (5.90%) Team Leader
16 16 (4.97%) Lead Architect
16 16 (4.97%) Technical Leader
17 14 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (65.84%) .NET
2 178 (55.28%) ASP.NET
3 137 (42.55%) WCF
4 83 (25.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 82 (25.47%) HTML
6 68 (21.12%) jQuery
7 62 (19.25%) .NET Framework
8 60 (18.63%) WPF
9 56 (17.39%) LINQ
10 49 (15.22%) Web Services
11 46 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 45 (13.98%) WinForms
12 45 (13.98%) CSS
13 40 (12.42%) Silverlight
14 30 (9.32%) HTML5
15 25 (7.76%) Castle Windsor
16 22 (6.83%) COM
17 19 (5.90%) XML
17 19 (5.90%) Ajax
18 18 (5.59%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.01%) User Experience
2 26 (8.07%) N-Tier
3 11 (3.42%) Client/Server
4 10 (3.11%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.86%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.62%) PMI
9 2 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 84 (26.09%) Windows
2 9 (2.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (93.17%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (47.52%) TDD
3 147 (45.65%) MVC
4 64 (19.88%) Project Management
5 52 (16.15%) Kanban
6 49 (15.22%) E-Commerce
7 48 (14.91%) Waterfall
8 47 (14.60%) DSDM
9 46 (14.29%) User Stories
10 42 (13.04%) OO
10 42 (13.04%) Business Analysis
10 42 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (11.49%) BDD
12 36 (11.18%) Use Case
13 34 (10.56%) Mentoring
14 32 (9.94%) Multithreading
15 30 (9.32%) Web Development
15 30 (9.32%) BPMN
16 28 (8.70%) Software Engineering
17 26 (8.07%) UML
Programming Languages
1 197 (61.18%) C#
2 102 (31.68%) JavaScript
3 77 (23.91%) SQL
4 53 (16.46%) T-SQL
5 27 (8.39%) Ruby
6 24 (7.45%) PowerShell
7 16 (4.97%) PHP
8 13 (4.04%) C
9 11 (3.42%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.80%) Python
10 9 (2.80%) Perl
11 7 (2.17%) VB
12 6 (1.86%) VB6
13 3 (0.93%) C++
14 2 (0.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (9.32%) Degree
2 25 (7.76%) ISEB
3 20 (6.21%) CBAP
4 4 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (4.66%) logstash
2 14 (4.35%) MOM
3 8 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 161 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.21%) Oracle
3 8 (2.48%) Atlassian
4 7 (2.17%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.86%) SAP
6 4 (1.24%) Capita
6 4 (1.24%) Progress
7 1 (0.31%) Google
7 1 (0.31%) Siebel
7 1 (0.31%) Apple
7 1 (0.31%) hybris
7 1 (0.31%) Xamarin
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 22 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 22 days ago