The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 41 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.20% - 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% - 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
237 109 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 94.42% 85.83% 84.15%
Number of salaries quoted 148 79 44
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Scrum
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Brentwood

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) TestDirector
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) XQuery
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP