The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 9 24
Rank change year-on-year -21 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 9 52 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.57% 16.88% 8.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.03% 18.06% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 46 32
Median salary £56,000 £67,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.03% +42.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 179 288 367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 90.86% 93.51% 90.62%
Number of salaries quoted 96 232 320
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +30.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Luton

Scrum
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Luton

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Luton over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Analytics
3 16 (41.03%) Waterfall
3 16 (41.03%) Marketing
4 15 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 15 (38.46%) User Experience
5 13 (33.33%) Coaching
5 13 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (28.21%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (28.21%) Spring
6 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
6 11 (28.21%) Java
6 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
7 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
8 9 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (23.08%) Finance
8 9 (23.08%) Web Design
9 8 (20.51%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (20.51%) Back Office
9 8 (20.51%) J2EE
9 8 (20.51%) Oracle
9 8 (20.51%) Sybase
9 8 (20.51%) JDBC
9 8 (20.51%) Servlets
9 8 (20.51%) Web Services
9 8 (20.51%) JMS
9 8 (20.51%) B2B

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (7.69%) Apache Solr
1 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Data Workbench
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) Bluemix
1 3 (7.69%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) MySQL
4 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) gulp
2 3 (7.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (7.69%) Babel
2 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) Maven
2 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) Bower
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) Grunt
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (41.03%) Marketing
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 8 (20.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Digital Project Manager
3 6 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 6 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Product Owner
4 5 (12.82%) Scrum Master
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Designer
5 4 (10.26%) Digital Product Owner
5 4 (10.26%) Hybris Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Product Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
1 11 (28.21%) Spring
2 8 (20.51%) EJB
2 8 (20.51%) J2EE
2 8 (20.51%) JDBC
2 8 (20.51%) JMS
2 8 (20.51%) JPA
2 8 (20.51%) Servlets
2 8 (20.51%) Web Services
3 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
3 5 (12.82%) HTML
4 4 (10.26%) .NET
4 4 (10.26%) CSS
4 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (10.26%) WCF
5 3 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (7.69%) jQuery
5 3 (7.69%) JSF
5 3 (7.69%) RESTful
5 3 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) User Experience
2 13 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.13%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Analytics
3 16 (41.03%) Waterfall
4 15 (38.46%) E-Commerce
5 13 (33.33%) Coaching
5 13 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (28.21%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
7 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
8 9 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (23.08%) Web Design
9 8 (20.51%) B2B
9 8 (20.51%) B2C
9 8 (20.51%) Content Management
9 8 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (20.51%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (20.51%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (20.51%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) Java
2 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.69%) Python
4 3 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ansible
1 3 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) hybris
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle
1 8 (20.51%) Sybase
2 4 (10.26%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Xamarin