Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 17 12
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 11 55 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 4.26% 15.99% 16.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.87% 17.46% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 107 87
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -24.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,750 £49,250 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - -7.22% +2.11%

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 226 315 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 87.60% 91.57% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 196 279 465
Bedford median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £64,375 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Wireframes
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) SaaS
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Spring

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 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) JSP
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) Laravel
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Wireframes
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) System Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Physics
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Sun Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CISA
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Sun