Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 66 14
Rank change year-on-year +44 -52 +12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 80 23 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 7.55% 2.24% 12.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.11% 2.47% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 93 22 230
Bedfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.73% +2.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £37,650 £37,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,375 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.62% +10.53% -

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 986 932 1,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 93.11% 90.84% 93.31%
Number of salaries quoted 771 788 1,257
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £79,400
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Bedfordshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Bedfordshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Bedfordshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +40 59 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Bedford -5 16 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 80 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.50%) .NET
3 25 (31.25%) Big Data
4 22 (27.50%) SQL
5 21 (26.25%) Hadoop
6 19 (23.75%) Analytics
6 19 (23.75%) C#
7 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (20.00%) Java
9 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 15 (18.75%) Linux
9 15 (18.75%) Project Management
9 15 (18.75%) TDD
9 15 (18.75%) QA
9 15 (18.75%) BDD
10 14 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (17.50%) Marketing
10 14 (17.50%) Finance
10 14 (17.50%) E-Commerce
10 14 (17.50%) PRINCE2
11 13 (16.25%) CRM
11 13 (16.25%) Apache Hive
11 13 (16.25%) Impala
11 13 (16.25%) Apache Spark
12 12 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (15.00%) Data Modelling
12 12 (15.00%) OLTP
13 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
13 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (13.75%) Customer Analytics

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 13 (16.25%) Apache Spark
2 7 (8.75%) SAS
3 3 (3.75%) JBoss
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.25%) Azure Functions
3 5 (6.25%) Serverless
4 3 (3.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) DNS
1 1 (1.25%) Firewall
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
1 1 (1.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.25%) Big Data
2 21 (26.25%) Hadoop
3 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 13 (16.25%) Apache Hive
4 13 (16.25%) Impala
5 12 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (15.00%) OLTP
6 5 (6.25%) Cosmos DB
7 4 (5.00%) Apache Kudu
7 4 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.25%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.25%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Selenium
1 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (17.50%) Finance
1 14 (17.50%) Marketing
2 10 (12.50%) Retail
3 7 (8.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Developer
2 22 (27.50%) Architect
3 14 (17.50%) Technical Architect
4 12 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 11 (13.75%) Analytics Manager
5 11 (13.75%) Big Data Manager
5 11 (13.75%) Data Analytics Manager
6 10 (12.50%) .NET Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 9 (11.25%) Data Architect
8 8 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
8 8 (10.00%) Marketing Project Manager
8 8 (10.00%) Product Owner
9 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
10 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
10 6 (7.50%) Digital Product Owner
10 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Analyst
11 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.50%) .NET
2 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
3 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (8.75%) HTML
4 6 (7.50%) CSS
4 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
4 6 (7.50%) Spring
5 5 (6.25%) Ajax
5 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.00%) jQuery
6 4 (5.00%) Kafka
7 3 (3.75%) RESTful
8 2 (2.50%) HTML5
9 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.25%) CSS3
9 1 (1.25%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.25%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.25%) Smart City
5 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.75%) Analytics
3 15 (18.75%) BDD
3 15 (18.75%) Project Management
3 15 (18.75%) TDD
4 14 (17.50%) E-Commerce
4 14 (17.50%) PRINCE2
5 13 (16.25%) CRM
6 12 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (13.75%) Customer Analytics
8 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (10.00%) DevOps
10 7 (8.75%) Microservices
10 7 (8.75%) MVC
10 7 (8.75%) Open Source
10 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.75%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.50%) SQL
2 19 (23.75%) C#
3 16 (20.00%) Java
4 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.50%) C++
5 6 (7.50%) Java 8
6 5 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.25%) Python
7 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) ISEB
1 5 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Apache Flume
1 4 (5.00%) HDFS
2 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Cloudera
1 8 (10.00%) IBM
2 7 (8.75%) Workday
3 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle
5 4 (5.00%) SAP
6 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.75%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.50%) Cadence