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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 10 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 189 93 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.71% 9.75% 8.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.16% 11.50% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 150 90 75
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
853 809 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.94% 84.80% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 720 733 723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +7 122 £45,000 -14.28% 9
Luton +26 55 £54,000 -1.81% 5
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 309 (95.08%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (61.23%) .NET
3 185 (56.92%) C#
4 179 (55.08%) SQL Server
5 164 (50.46%) ASP.NET
6 154 (47.38%) Microsoft
7 146 (44.92%) TDD
8 143 (44.00%) MVC
9 130 (40.00%) WCF
10 97 (29.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 84 (25.85%) JavaScript
12 76 (23.38%) Windows
12 76 (23.38%) Team Foundation Server
13 75 (23.08%) Visual Studio
14 69 (21.23%) SQL
15 67 (20.62%) HTML
16 65 (20.00%) WPF
17 63 (19.38%) MS Excel
18 61 (18.77%) Kanban
19 60 (18.46%) Project Management
20 59 (18.15%) jQuery
21 57 (17.54%) DSDM
22 52 (16.00%) .NET Framework
22 52 (16.00%) User Stories
23 50 (15.38%) LINQ
24 47 (14.46%) E-Commerce
24 47 (14.46%) Silverlight
25 45 (13.85%) OO
25 45 (13.85%) T-SQL
26 42 (12.92%) WinForms

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 28 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.92%) CMS
2 16 (4.92%) NServiceBus
3 12 (3.69%) Apache
4 8 (2.46%) Confluence
5 7 (2.15%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 63 (19.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
3 1 (0.31%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (1.85%) Agresso
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (55.08%) SQL Server
2 42 (12.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (8.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (4.31%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (4.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (4.31%) Oracle Database
5 12 (3.69%) MySQL
5 12 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.15%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 76 (23.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 75 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 41 (12.62%) Git (software)
3 41 (12.62%) Rhino Mocks
4 34 (10.46%) Moq
4 34 (10.46%) TeamCity
5 33 (10.15%) JIRA
6 29 (8.92%) NUnit
7 28 (8.62%) Subversion
8 16 (4.92%) Log4Net
8 16 (4.92%) FinalBuilder
8 16 (4.92%) SpecFlow
8 16 (4.92%) Jasmine
8 16 (4.92%) NSubstitute
9 13 (4.00%) MSTest
10 12 (3.69%) Jenkins
10 12 (3.69%) Cucumber
11 8 (2.46%) WATIR
11 8 (2.46%) Selenium
12 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (12.62%) Finance
2 26 (8.00%) Marketing
3 15 (4.62%) Retail
4 4 (1.23%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.62%) Advertising
5 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.31%) Banking
6 1 (0.31%) Legal
6 1 (0.31%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 140 (43.08%) Developer
2 68 (20.92%) C# Developer
3 67 (20.62%) Analyst
4 59 (18.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (16.92%) Business Analyst
6 52 (16.00%) Senior Developer
7 48 (14.77%) Senior C# Developer
8 44 (13.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 44 (13.54%) Architect
9 43 (13.23%) Web Developer
10 42 (12.92%) .NET Developer
11 35 (10.77%) Senior Business Analyst
11 35 (10.77%) Senior Analyst
12 28 (8.62%) Project Manager
13 26 (8.00%) Team Leader
14 25 (7.69%) Technical Architect
15 22 (6.77%) Development Manager
16 20 (6.15%) Lead Architect
17 18 (5.54%) Lead Developer
18 16 (4.92%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (61.23%) .NET
2 164 (50.46%) ASP.NET
3 130 (40.00%) WCF
4 97 (29.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 67 (20.62%) HTML
6 65 (20.00%) WPF
7 59 (18.15%) jQuery
8 52 (16.00%) .NET Framework
9 50 (15.38%) LINQ
10 47 (14.46%) Silverlight
11 42 (12.92%) WinForms
12 40 (12.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 37 (11.38%) Web Services
14 35 (10.77%) CSS
15 29 (8.92%) Castle Windsor
16 24 (7.38%) HTML5
17 21 (6.46%) COM
18 20 (6.15%) Ajax
19 19 (5.85%) ASP.NET Web API
20 18 (5.54%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.23%) User Experience
2 22 (6.77%) N-Tier
3 13 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (2.77%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.85%) PMI
5 6 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.23%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 76 (23.38%) Windows
2 12 (3.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (95.08%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (44.92%) TDD
3 143 (44.00%) MVC
4 61 (18.77%) Kanban
5 60 (18.46%) Project Management
6 57 (17.54%) DSDM
7 52 (16.00%) User Stories
8 47 (14.46%) E-Commerce
9 45 (13.85%) OO
10 42 (12.92%) Mentoring
11 41 (12.62%) Use Case
12 40 (12.31%) Business Analysis
12 40 (12.31%) Waterfall
12 40 (12.31%) BDD
13 32 (9.85%) UML
14 30 (9.23%) BPMN
14 30 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (9.23%) Matrix Management
15 29 (8.92%) Performance Management
16 27 (8.31%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 185 (56.92%) C#
2 84 (25.85%) JavaScript
3 69 (21.23%) SQL
4 45 (13.85%) T-SQL
5 29 (8.92%) Ruby
6 18 (5.54%) PowerShell
7 16 (4.92%) PHP
8 12 (3.69%) Python
8 12 (3.69%) Perl
9 9 (2.77%) C
9 9 (2.77%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.85%) VB
11 5 (1.54%) VB6
12 3 (0.92%) Java
13 2 (0.62%) C++
14 1 (0.31%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (7.38%) ISEB
2 22 (6.77%) Degree
3 21 (6.46%) CBAP
4 6 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.15%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.31%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 17 (5.23%) MOM
2 16 (4.92%) logstash
3 8 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 154 (47.38%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.46%) Oracle
3 8 (2.46%) Atlassian
4 7 (2.15%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.85%) SAP
6 4 (1.23%) Progress
6 4 (1.23%) Capita
7 2 (0.62%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.31%) Google
8 1 (0.31%) Siebel
8 1 (0.31%) Apple
8 1 (0.31%) hybris
8 1 (0.31%) Xamarin
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% BONUS, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 27 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 27 days ago