Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 10 14
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8 47 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 3.94% 15.99% 14.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 17.60% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 89 69
Bedford median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £42,500 £29,250 £41,200
90th Percentile £75,750 £50,250 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 173 267 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 85.22% 90.82% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 153 236 452
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,125 £28,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £62,500 £61,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Bedford

Scrum
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Bedford.

Salary trend for Scrum in Bedford

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Bedford over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Wireframes
4 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (25.00%) SaaS
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) HTML

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Architect
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Laravel
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Wireframes
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
4 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISA
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft