Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Scrum
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 14 24
Rank change year-on-year -47 +10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 28 204 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.56% 12.61% 8.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 13.61% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 33 245 153
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £61,800 £72,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 972 1499 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.77% 92.65% 90.24%
Number of salaries quoted 811 1310 1549
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £30,600
90th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £73,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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
Bedford -13 11 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Luton -39 6 £56,000 -2.61%
Leighton Buzzard - 5 £45,000 -
Dunstable -18 2 £43,125 +43.75% 2
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) .NET
3 12 (42.86%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
5 10 (35.71%) TDD
5 10 (35.71%) BDD
6 8 (28.57%) WCF
6 8 (28.57%) WPF
6 8 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (25.00%) Kanban
7 7 (25.00%) MVC
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
9 5 (17.86%) NHibernate
9 5 (17.86%) Music Streaming
9 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (17.86%) MVVM
9 5 (17.86%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (17.86%) Moq
9 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
9 5 (17.86%) WinForms
9 5 (17.86%) NUnit
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (14.29%) NancyFx
10 4 (14.29%) HTML
10 4 (14.29%) CSS

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Moq
1 5 (17.86%) NUnit
1 5 (17.86%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) Grunt
4 1 (3.57%) gulp
4 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) Ranorex
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior webMethods Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) webMethods Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) WCF
2 8 (28.57%) WPF
3 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (17.86%) NHibernate
4 5 (17.86%) WinForms
5 4 (14.29%) CSS
5 4 (14.29%) HTML
5 4 (14.29%) NancyFx
6 3 (10.71%) Autofac
6 3 (10.71%) REST
6 3 (10.71%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
7 2 (7.14%) J2EE
7 2 (7.14%) jQuery
7 2 (7.14%) JSP
7 2 (7.14%) RESTful
7 2 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (17.86%) Music Streaming
3 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Fintech
5 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) BDD
2 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 7 (25.00%) Kanban
3 7 (25.00%) MVC
4 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) MVVM
5 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 4 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) Wireframes
8 2 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CISA
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Software AG
2 3 (10.71%) webMethods
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Sun