The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 12 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.27% 1.26% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.81% 1.63% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
Scrum
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37 123 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 67.27% 77.36% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 71 50
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,600 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Scrum
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Belfast

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ATG
3 1 (25.00%) Google
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago