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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 18 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 118 124 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.15% 10.15% 14.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.09% 12.10% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83 112 166
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
976 1025 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.92% 83.88% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 728 950 869
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +15 57 £45,000 -6.25% 7
Bedford -1 42 £65,000 +44.44% 4
Dunstable - 1 £32,500 -
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 247 (96.86%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (61.57%) .NET
3 140 (54.90%) C#
4 130 (50.98%) ASP.NET
5 118 (46.27%) Microsoft
6 104 (40.78%) SQL Server
7 100 (39.22%) MVC
8 91 (35.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 80 (31.37%) MS Excel
9 80 (31.37%) TDD
10 78 (30.59%) JavaScript
11 69 (27.06%) HTML
12 68 (26.67%) WCF
13 59 (23.14%) Visual Studio
14 57 (22.35%) SQL
15 56 (21.96%) E-Commerce
16 52 (20.39%) jQuery
17 49 (19.22%) Team Foundation Server
18 44 (17.25%) CSS
19 43 (16.86%) Performance Management
20 42 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
20 42 (16.47%) WPF
20 42 (16.47%) Silverlight
21 40 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
21 40 (15.69%) Coaching
22 38 (14.90%) Matrix Management
23 35 (13.73%) .NET Framework
23 35 (13.73%) Git (software)
24 34 (13.33%) OO
25 33 (12.94%) Mentoring

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 20 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.92%) Confluence
2 10 (3.92%) NServiceBus
3 5 (1.96%) CMS
4 3 (1.18%) Apache
5 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 80 (31.37%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.92%) MS Office
3 5 (1.96%) MS Project
3 5 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (3.53%) Agresso
2 7 (2.75%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (2.35%) PRMS
4 4 (1.57%) Pegasus Opera
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.18%) HTTP
2 1 (0.39%) Intranet
2 1 (0.39%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (40.78%) SQL Server
2 40 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.06%) SQL Server 2000
4 13 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (4.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (4.31%) Oracle Database
5 11 (4.31%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (2.75%) MySQL
6 7 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 59 (23.14%) Visual Studio
2 49 (19.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (13.73%) Git (software)
4 31 (12.16%) Rhino Mocks
5 26 (10.20%) NUnit
6 24 (9.41%) JIRA
7 22 (8.63%) Moq
8 20 (7.84%) TeamCity
9 10 (3.92%) Log4Net
9 10 (3.92%) FinalBuilder
9 10 (3.92%) SpecFlow
9 10 (3.92%) Jasmine
9 10 (3.92%) NSubstitute
10 9 (3.53%) MSTest
11 7 (2.75%) Subversion
12 5 (1.96%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.78%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.78%) Selenium
14 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (9.80%) Finance
2 15 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (1.18%) Automotive
4 2 (0.78%) Legal
4 2 (0.78%) General Ledger
4 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.78%) Avionics
5 1 (0.39%) Marketing
5 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.39%) Publishing
5 1 (0.39%) Games
5 1 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (30.59%) Developer
2 45 (17.65%) Analyst
3 42 (16.47%) Development Manager
4 39 (15.29%) Business Analyst
5 36 (14.12%) Architect
6 32 (12.55%) C# Developer
7 31 (12.16%) .NET Developer
8 28 (10.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 26 (10.20%) Senior Developer
9 26 (10.20%) Lead Architect
10 25 (9.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (9.41%) Technical Architect
11 24 (9.41%) Web Developer
11 24 (9.41%) Project Manager
12 19 (7.45%) Senior C# Developer
13 18 (7.06%) Lead Technical Architect
14 13 (5.10%) Agile Project Manager
15 12 (4.71%) Senior .NET Developer
15 12 (4.71%) Senior Business Analyst
15 12 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (61.57%) .NET
2 130 (50.98%) ASP.NET
3 91 (35.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 69 (27.06%) HTML
5 68 (26.67%) WCF
6 52 (20.39%) jQuery
7 44 (17.25%) CSS
8 42 (16.47%) WPF
8 42 (16.47%) Silverlight
9 35 (13.73%) .NET Framework
10 30 (11.76%) Entity Framework
10 30 (11.76%) LINQ
11 29 (11.37%) Web Services
12 26 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 25 (9.80%) Ajax
14 23 (9.02%) WinForms
15 19 (7.45%) Castle Windsor
16 17 (6.67%) AngularJS
17 15 (5.88%) COM
18 14 (5.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.45%) N-Tier
1 19 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.53%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (3.14%) User Experience
3 8 (3.14%) PMI
4 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.57%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.18%) W3C
6 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.39%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.39%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.37%) Windows
2 9 (3.53%) Linux
3 4 (1.57%) UNIX
4 3 (1.18%) OpenVMS
4 3 (1.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (96.86%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (39.22%) MVC
3 80 (31.37%) TDD
4 56 (21.96%) E-Commerce
5 43 (16.86%) Performance Management
6 42 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (15.69%) Coaching
8 38 (14.90%) Matrix Management
9 34 (13.33%) OO
10 33 (12.94%) Mentoring
11 32 (12.55%) Software Engineering
12 30 (11.76%) Kanban
13 24 (9.41%) DSDM
13 24 (9.41%) Project Management
14 23 (9.02%) BDD
15 21 (8.24%) OOD
16 18 (7.06%) PRINCE2
16 18 (7.06%) Software Delivery
17 17 (6.67%) User Stories
18 16 (6.27%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (54.90%) C#
2 78 (30.59%) JavaScript
3 57 (22.35%) SQL
4 20 (7.84%) PowerShell
5 19 (7.45%) T-SQL
6 17 (6.67%) Java
7 11 (4.31%) Ruby
8 8 (3.14%) PHP
8 8 (3.14%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.96%) C++
10 4 (1.57%) VB
10 4 (1.57%) VB6
11 3 (1.18%) VBA
11 3 (1.18%) Python
11 3 (1.18%) Perl
12 2 (0.78%) C
12 2 (0.78%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (3.14%) PMI Certification
2 4 (1.57%) Degree
3 3 (1.18%) ISEB
3 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.18%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.18%) CBAP
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.53%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (4.71%) MOM
2 10 (3.92%) logstash
3 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 118 (46.27%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.76%) Oracle
3 11 (4.31%) hybris
4 7 (2.75%) Wall Street Systems
4 7 (2.75%) Cognos
5 6 (2.35%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.57%) Sage
6 4 (1.57%) Telerik
6 4 (1.57%) Pegasus
7 2 (0.78%) HP
7 2 (0.78%) SAP
8 1 (0.39%) IBM
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Hols
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £65000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus (£7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
TRG
Salary: 60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago