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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 31 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.10% 1.33% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 1.83% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £36,000 £15,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+140.00% -62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
110 109 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 76.92% 72.67% 62.28%
Number of salaries quoted 49 83 73
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,750 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Belfast

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Kanban
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Sybase
5 1 (12.50%) JUnit
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) EJB
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) Mule
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
3 1 (12.50%) Lucene
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) JSF
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Java SE
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management
5 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) BPMN
5 1 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 1 (12.50%) webMethods
2 1 (12.50%) KANA
2 1 (12.50%) Talend
London, Swansea, Reading, Belfast
Kainos
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago