Period
to 18 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 30 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 19 12 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 7.54% 4.56% 17.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.13% 5.13% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 108
Bedford median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +25.00% -24.21%
10th Percentile £28,375 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £69,500 £47,875
Bedfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +44.44% -5.26% -5.00%

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 208 234 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 82.54% 88.97% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 178 208 285
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,025 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £60,000 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Bedford

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

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 17 (89.47%) .NET
4 13 (68.42%) TDD
4 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (57.89%) SOLID
6 10 (52.63%) Xamarin
6 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (52.63%) BDD
7 9 (47.37%) HTML
7 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
8 8 (42.11%) HTML5
9 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
9 7 (36.84%) Mobile Development
10 6 (31.58%) SQL
10 6 (31.58%) Windows
11 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
12 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
12 4 (21.05%) C++
12 4 (21.05%) Oracle
12 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
12 4 (21.05%) Microservices
13 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (15.79%) Finance
14 2 (10.53%) NUnit
14 2 (10.53%) Kanban
14 2 (10.53%) Degree
14 2 (10.53%) Social Network
14 2 (10.53%) Ninject
14 2 (10.53%) Facebook

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.26%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MSTest
1 2 (10.53%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 16 (84.21%) .NET Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior .NET Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior Developer
4 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
5 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Graduate
6 2 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Mobile Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) WPF Developer
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.53%) Ninject
5 2 (10.53%) RESTful
5 2 (10.53%) Spring.NET
5 2 (10.53%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (10.53%) WPF
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.53%) Social Network
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) TDD
3 11 (57.89%) SOLID
4 10 (52.63%) BDD
5 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
5 7 (36.84%) Mobile Development
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) Microservices
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (10.53%) Kanban
9 2 (10.53%) MVC
9 2 (10.53%) MVVM
9 2 (10.53%) OO
10 1 (5.26%) Data Security
10 1 (5.26%) DevOps
10 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
10 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Xamarin
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Facebook
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Twitter