The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 21 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 1.54% 32.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 37.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £38,000 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
55 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 84.62% 85.71% 65.12%
Number of salaries quoted 47 22 24
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,293 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Scrum
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Blackpool

Scrum
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) XAML
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree