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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 9 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 184 94 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.96% 10.35% 8.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.25% 12.22% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 144 90 78
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 £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
866 769 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.82% 84.69% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 728 702 718
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 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 21 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 +5 116 £47,500 -9.52% 11
Luton +23 55 £54,000 -1.81% 5
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 300 (94.94%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (61.71%) .NET
3 181 (57.28%) C#
4 175 (55.38%) SQL Server
5 160 (50.63%) ASP.NET
6 149 (47.15%) Microsoft
7 143 (45.25%) TDD
8 140 (44.30%) MVC
9 126 (39.87%) WCF
10 90 (28.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 85 (26.90%) JavaScript
12 77 (24.37%) Windows
13 76 (24.05%) Team Foundation Server
14 71 (22.47%) Visual Studio
14 71 (22.47%) SQL
15 67 (21.20%) HTML
16 62 (19.62%) WPF
17 60 (18.99%) MS Excel
18 58 (18.35%) Project Management
18 58 (18.35%) jQuery
18 58 (18.35%) Kanban
19 53 (16.77%) DSDM
20 50 (15.82%) .NET Framework
20 50 (15.82%) User Stories
21 47 (14.87%) LINQ
21 47 (14.87%) E-Commerce
21 47 (14.87%) T-SQL
22 45 (14.24%) Silverlight
23 44 (13.92%) Finance
24 43 (13.61%) OO

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 27 (8.54%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.38%) CMS
3 16 (5.06%) NServiceBus
4 11 (3.48%) Apache
5 8 (2.53%) Confluence
6 7 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 60 (18.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.27%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) Simulink
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (2.22%) Agresso
2 5 (1.58%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.58%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (1.58%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 38 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (55.38%) SQL Server
2 40 (12.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (9.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (4.11%) Oracle Database
4 13 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (3.48%) MySQL
6 8 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (2.22%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 76 (24.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 71 (22.47%) Visual Studio
3 40 (12.66%) Git (software)
4 37 (11.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 36 (11.39%) TeamCity
6 32 (10.13%) JIRA
7 31 (9.81%) Subversion
7 31 (9.81%) Moq
8 29 (9.18%) NUnit
9 16 (5.06%) Log4Net
9 16 (5.06%) FinalBuilder
9 16 (5.06%) SpecFlow
9 16 (5.06%) Jasmine
9 16 (5.06%) NSubstitute
10 13 (4.11%) MSTest
11 12 (3.80%) Cucumber
12 11 (3.48%) Jenkins
13 8 (2.53%) WATIR
13 8 (2.53%) Selenium
14 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (13.92%) Finance
2 26 (8.23%) Marketing
3 15 (4.75%) Retail
4 5 (1.58%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.32%) Avionics
6 1 (0.32%) Legal
6 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 141 (44.62%) Developer
2 69 (21.84%) C# Developer
3 66 (20.89%) Analyst
4 57 (18.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (17.09%) Business Analyst
5 54 (17.09%) Senior Developer
6 50 (15.82%) Senior C# Developer
7 44 (13.92%) Web Developer
8 42 (13.29%) Architect
8 42 (13.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (12.66%) .NET Developer
10 33 (10.44%) Senior Analyst
10 33 (10.44%) Senior Business Analyst
11 25 (7.91%) Team Leader
11 25 (7.91%) Project Manager
12 23 (7.28%) Technical Architect
13 19 (6.01%) Lead Architect
13 19 (6.01%) Lead Developer
14 16 (5.06%) Development Manager
15 15 (4.75%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (61.71%) .NET
2 160 (50.63%) ASP.NET
3 126 (39.87%) WCF
4 90 (28.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 67 (21.20%) HTML
6 62 (19.62%) WPF
7 58 (18.35%) jQuery
8 50 (15.82%) .NET Framework
9 47 (14.87%) LINQ
10 45 (14.24%) Silverlight
11 39 (12.34%) WinForms
11 39 (12.34%) Web Services
12 37 (11.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 34 (10.76%) CSS
14 27 (8.54%) Castle Windsor
15 24 (7.59%) HTML5
16 21 (6.65%) COM
17 18 (5.70%) ADO.NET
17 18 (5.70%) ASP.NET Web API
18 16 (5.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.18%) User Experience
2 21 (6.65%) N-Tier
3 11 (3.48%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (2.85%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.90%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.58%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.58%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.58%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.27%) PMI
8 2 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 77 (24.37%) Windows
2 11 (3.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (94.94%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (45.25%) TDD
3 140 (44.30%) MVC
4 58 (18.35%) Project Management
4 58 (18.35%) Kanban
5 53 (16.77%) DSDM
6 50 (15.82%) User Stories
7 47 (14.87%) E-Commerce
8 43 (13.61%) OO
9 42 (13.29%) Waterfall
10 40 (12.66%) Business Analysis
11 39 (12.34%) Use Case
12 38 (12.03%) BDD
13 37 (11.71%) Mentoring
14 30 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (9.49%) UML
15 29 (9.18%) BPMN
16 26 (8.23%) Multithreading
16 26 (8.23%) Matrix Management
16 26 (8.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 181 (57.28%) C#
2 85 (26.90%) JavaScript
3 71 (22.47%) SQL
4 47 (14.87%) T-SQL
5 28 (8.86%) Ruby
6 19 (6.01%) PowerShell
7 15 (4.75%) PHP
8 11 (3.48%) Python
8 11 (3.48%) Perl
9 10 (3.16%) VB.NET
9 10 (3.16%) C
10 7 (2.22%) VB
11 6 (1.90%) VB6
12 3 (0.95%) Java
12 3 (0.95%) C++
13 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (7.59%) ISEB
1 24 (7.59%) Degree
2 20 (6.33%) CBAP
3 4 (1.27%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.65%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 17 (5.38%) MOM
2 16 (5.06%) logstash
3 8 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 149 (47.15%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.96%) Oracle
3 8 (2.53%) Atlassian
3 8 (2.53%) Sitecore
4 7 (2.22%) SAP
5 4 (1.27%) Progress
5 4 (1.27%) Capita
6 2 (0.63%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.32%) hybris
7 1 (0.32%) Google
7 1 (0.32%) Siebel
7 1 (0.32%) Apple
7 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + car allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 18 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £27k - 32k per year + package
Posted: 27 days ago