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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 27 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 2.73% - 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% - 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £43,500 - £27,500
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
167 89 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 91.26% 85.58% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 63 36 51
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £50,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (33.33%) ISEB
4 3 (33.33%) TestDirector
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) AS400
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) TestDirector
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) WCF
2 2 (22.22%) WPF
2 2 (22.22%) LINQ
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) AS400
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) XQuery
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) HP