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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 16 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 124 99 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.46% 9.62% 14.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.92% 11.28% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 95 83 154
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £43,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £35,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +5.59%
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
891 878 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.35% 85.33% 79.35%
Number of salaries quoted 681 792 818
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Bedford +4 51 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Luton +14 48 £45,000 -5.75% 8
Dunstable - 1 £32,500 -
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 287 (96.63%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (61.62%) .NET
3 165 (55.56%) C#
4 149 (50.17%) ASP.NET
5 142 (47.81%) Microsoft
6 127 (42.76%) SQL Server
7 117 (39.39%) MVC
8 107 (36.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 101 (34.01%) TDD
10 91 (30.64%) WCF
11 90 (30.30%) MS Excel
12 81 (27.27%) JavaScript
13 72 (24.24%) HTML
14 70 (23.57%) Visual Studio
15 64 (21.55%) SQL
16 61 (20.54%) Team Foundation Server
17 59 (19.87%) jQuery
18 55 (18.52%) WPF
18 55 (18.52%) E-Commerce
19 53 (17.85%) Silverlight
20 45 (15.15%) Performance Management
21 43 (14.48%) OO
21 43 (14.48%) CSS
21 43 (14.48%) Rhino Mocks
22 42 (14.14%) Matrix Management
22 42 (14.14%) SQL Server 2008
23 41 (13.80%) Windows
24 39 (13.13%) Git (software)
24 39 (13.13%) Kanban
25 38 (12.79%) .NET Framework

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 23 (7.74%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.39%) NServiceBus
3 12 (4.04%) Confluence
4 11 (3.70%) CMS
5 7 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 90 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.04%) MS Office
3 7 (2.36%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.68%) MS Project
5 2 (0.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (2.02%) PRMS
2 5 (1.68%) Agresso
3 4 (1.35%) Pegasus Opera
4 3 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.02%) HTTP
2 1 (0.34%) SMS
2 1 (0.34%) Intranet
2 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (42.76%) SQL Server
2 42 (14.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
4 16 (5.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (5.05%) Oracle Database
5 15 (5.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (5.05%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (2.69%) MySQL
7 7 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 70 (23.57%) Visual Studio
2 61 (20.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (14.48%) Rhino Mocks
4 39 (13.13%) Git (software)
5 35 (11.78%) NUnit
6 34 (11.45%) JIRA
7 28 (9.43%) Moq
8 24 (8.08%) TeamCity
9 16 (5.39%) Log4Net
9 16 (5.39%) NSubstitute
9 16 (5.39%) Jasmine
9 16 (5.39%) FinalBuilder
9 16 (5.39%) SpecFlow
10 12 (4.04%) MSTest
11 10 (3.37%) Subversion
12 6 (2.02%) Jenkins
13 4 (1.35%) Cucumber
14 3 (1.01%) WATIR
15 2 (0.67%) Selenium
16 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (9.09%) Finance
2 15 (5.05%) Retail
3 7 (2.36%) Marketing
4 3 (1.01%) Automotive
5 2 (0.67%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.67%) Avionics
5 2 (0.67%) Legal
5 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Publishing
6 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (32.32%) Developer
2 60 (20.20%) Analyst
3 49 (16.50%) Business Analyst
4 45 (15.15%) Architect
5 42 (14.14%) Development Manager
5 42 (14.14%) C# Developer
6 36 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (12.12%) .NET Developer
7 33 (11.11%) Web Developer
8 31 (10.44%) Technical Architect
8 31 (10.44%) Senior Developer
9 30 (10.10%) Lead Architect
10 26 (8.75%) Senior C# Developer
10 26 (8.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (8.42%) Project Manager
12 21 (7.07%) Senior Analyst
12 21 (7.07%) Senior Business Analyst
13 16 (5.39%) Lead Technical Architect
14 15 (5.05%) Senior .NET Developer
15 14 (4.71%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (61.62%) .NET
2 149 (50.17%) ASP.NET
3 107 (36.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 91 (30.64%) WCF
5 72 (24.24%) HTML
6 59 (19.87%) jQuery
7 55 (18.52%) WPF
8 53 (17.85%) Silverlight
9 43 (14.48%) CSS
10 38 (12.79%) .NET Framework
10 38 (12.79%) Web Services
11 33 (11.11%) LINQ
11 33 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 31 (10.44%) WinForms
13 28 (9.43%) Castle Windsor
14 26 (8.75%) Ajax
15 22 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 20 (6.73%) COM
16 20 (6.73%) HTML5
16 20 (6.73%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.74%) N-Tier
2 18 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.71%) User Experience
4 12 (4.04%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (2.69%) PMI
5 8 (2.69%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.01%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.01%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.67%) W3C
8 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.34%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.80%) Windows
2 10 (3.37%) Linux
3 3 (1.01%) UNIX
4 2 (0.67%) OpenVMS
4 2 (0.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (96.63%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (39.39%) MVC
3 101 (34.01%) TDD
4 55 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 45 (15.15%) Performance Management
6 43 (14.48%) OO
7 42 (14.14%) Matrix Management
8 39 (13.13%) Kanban
9 38 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 38 (12.79%) Coaching
10 36 (12.12%) Mentoring
11 35 (11.78%) DSDM
12 31 (10.44%) User Stories
12 31 (10.44%) Project Management
13 30 (10.10%) BDD
14 29 (9.76%) Software Engineering
15 27 (9.09%) OOD
16 23 (7.74%) Use Case
17 22 (7.41%) PRINCE2
17 22 (7.41%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 165 (55.56%) C#
2 81 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 64 (21.55%) SQL
4 26 (8.75%) T-SQL
5 25 (8.42%) PowerShell
6 20 (6.73%) Ruby
7 16 (5.39%) Java
8 9 (3.03%) PHP
9 8 (2.69%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.68%) Python
10 5 (1.68%) Perl
11 4 (1.35%) C++
12 3 (1.01%) VBA
12 3 (1.01%) VB
12 3 (1.01%) VB6
13 2 (0.67%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (4.04%) VCP4
2 8 (2.69%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.36%) ISEB
4 6 (2.02%) CBAP
5 4 (1.35%) Degree
6 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (5.39%) logstash
2 15 (5.05%) MOM
3 5 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 142 (47.81%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.45%) Oracle
3 11 (3.70%) hybris
4 7 (2.36%) Sitecore
5 6 (2.02%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.35%) Sage
6 4 (1.35%) Pegasus
7 3 (1.01%) Cognos
7 3 (1.01%) Wall Street Systems
7 3 (1.01%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.01%) Telerik
8 2 (0.67%) SAP
8 2 (0.67%) HP
8 2 (0.67%) Progress
9 1 (0.34%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.34%) Siebel
9 1 (0.34%) Apple
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus (£7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Easyjet
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easyJet Airline
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easyJet Airline
Posted: 27 days ago
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easyJet Airline
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Easyjet
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Easyjet
Posted: 27 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 27 days ago