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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 18 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 115 150 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.97% 11.42% 13.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.83% 13.79% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 83 137 155
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £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
972 1088 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.23% 82.80% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 722 1008 825
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 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 21 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 60 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Bedford -2 39 £62,500 +38.88% 8
Dunstable - 1 £32,500 -
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 228 (96.61%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (63.98%) .NET
3 132 (55.93%) C#
4 128 (54.24%) ASP.NET
5 107 (45.34%) Microsoft
6 97 (41.10%) MVC
7 96 (40.68%) SQL Server
8 86 (36.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 85 (36.02%) JavaScript
10 78 (33.05%) MS Excel
11 74 (31.36%) HTML
11 74 (31.36%) TDD
12 59 (25.00%) WCF
13 54 (22.88%) E-Commerce
14 53 (22.46%) SQL
14 53 (22.46%) Visual Studio
14 53 (22.46%) jQuery
15 47 (19.92%) Team Foundation Server
16 43 (18.22%) CSS
17 41 (17.37%) Coaching
18 40 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
18 40 (16.95%) Performance Management
19 38 (16.10%) SQL Server 2008
20 37 (15.68%) Silverlight
21 36 (15.25%) Software Engineering
22 33 (13.98%) WPF
22 33 (13.98%) .NET Framework
22 33 (13.98%) Git (software)
23 29 (12.29%) Windows
23 29 (12.29%) OO

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 19 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.24%) Confluence
2 10 (4.24%) NServiceBus
3 5 (2.12%) CMS
4 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.42%) Apache
Applications
1 78 (33.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.81%) MS Office
3 5 (2.12%) MS Project
4 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (3.39%) Agresso
1 8 (3.39%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (2.54%) PRMS
3 4 (1.69%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.42%) SMS
1 1 (0.42%) HTTP
1 1 (0.42%) Intranet
1 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 38 (16.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (7.20%) SQL Server 2000
4 11 (4.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.12%) MySQL
8 4 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 53 (22.46%) Visual Studio
2 47 (19.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (13.98%) Git (software)
4 26 (11.02%) Rhino Mocks
5 24 (10.17%) JIRA
6 23 (9.75%) NUnit
7 20 (8.47%) TeamCity
8 17 (7.20%) Moq
9 10 (4.24%) Log4Net
9 10 (4.24%) FinalBuilder
9 10 (4.24%) SpecFlow
9 10 (4.24%) Jasmine
9 10 (4.24%) NSubstitute
10 7 (2.97%) Subversion
11 6 (2.54%) MSTest
12 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.85%) Selenium
13 2 (0.85%) Bugzilla
14 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 25 (10.59%) Finance
2 15 (6.36%) Retail
3 4 (1.69%) Automotive
4 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.42%) Marketing
5 1 (0.42%) Avionics
5 1 (0.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.42%) Publishing
5 1 (0.42%) Games
5 1 (0.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (33.47%) Developer
2 41 (17.37%) Development Manager
3 37 (15.68%) Analyst
4 32 (13.56%) Business Analyst
4 32 (13.56%) .NET Developer
5 30 (12.71%) C# Developer
5 30 (12.71%) Architect
6 25 (10.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (10.17%) Senior Developer
7 24 (10.17%) Web Developer
7 24 (10.17%) Lead Architect
8 23 (9.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (8.47%) Technical Architect
9 20 (8.47%) Project Manager
10 18 (7.63%) Lead Technical Architect
11 15 (6.36%) Senior C# Developer
12 12 (5.08%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (4.66%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (4.66%) Delivery Manager
14 10 (4.24%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (63.98%) .NET
2 128 (54.24%) ASP.NET
3 86 (36.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 74 (31.36%) HTML
5 59 (25.00%) WCF
6 53 (22.46%) jQuery
7 43 (18.22%) CSS
8 37 (15.68%) Silverlight
9 33 (13.98%) WPF
9 33 (13.98%) .NET Framework
10 28 (11.86%) Web Services
10 28 (11.86%) LINQ
10 28 (11.86%) Entity Framework
11 25 (10.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 23 (9.75%) Ajax
13 17 (7.20%) WinForms
14 16 (6.78%) Castle Windsor
15 15 (6.36%) HTML5
15 15 (6.36%) COM
15 15 (6.36%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.20%) N-Tier
3 7 (2.97%) User Experience
4 6 (2.54%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (2.54%) PMI
5 4 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.27%) W3C
7 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.42%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.29%) Windows
2 7 (2.97%) Linux
3 4 (1.69%) UNIX
4 3 (1.27%) OpenVMS
4 3 (1.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (96.61%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (41.10%) MVC
3 74 (31.36%) TDD
4 54 (22.88%) E-Commerce
5 41 (17.37%) Coaching
6 40 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 40 (16.95%) Performance Management
7 36 (15.25%) Software Engineering
8 29 (12.29%) OO
8 29 (12.29%) Matrix Management
8 29 (12.29%) Mentoring
9 28 (11.86%) Kanban
10 22 (9.32%) BDD
11 19 (8.05%) Project Management
12 18 (7.63%) OOD
13 17 (7.20%) People Management
14 15 (6.36%) Software Delivery
14 15 (6.36%) PRINCE2
14 15 (6.36%) DSDM
15 13 (5.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 132 (55.93%) C#
2 85 (36.02%) JavaScript
3 53 (22.46%) SQL
4 20 (8.47%) PowerShell
5 19 (8.05%) Java
6 17 (7.20%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.66%) Ruby
8 9 (3.81%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.54%) C++
10 5 (2.12%) VB
10 5 (2.12%) PHP
10 5 (2.12%) VB6
11 3 (1.27%) VBA
12 1 (0.42%) Python
12 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.42%) Perl
12 1 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (2.54%) PMI Certification
2 5 (2.12%) Degree
3 2 (0.85%) ISEB
3 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.85%) CBAP
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.81%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (4.24%) MOM
1 10 (4.24%) logstash
2 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 107 (45.34%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.59%) Oracle
3 11 (4.66%) hybris
4 8 (3.39%) Cognos
4 8 (3.39%) Wall Street Systems
5 5 (2.12%) Telerik
6 4 (1.69%) Pegasus
6 4 (1.69%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.69%) Sage
7 2 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.42%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus (£7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 20% Bonus, 7% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Amazing Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Hols
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
TRG
Salary: 60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago