The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 18 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 3 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.91% 2.56% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 3.10% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 11
Average salary £100,000 £77,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Scrum
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 226 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 89.32% 82.78% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 80 214 297
Average salary £65,000 £78,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Scrum
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) SOA
3 6 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (33.33%) RUP
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (33.33%) Software Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (25.00%) Android
6 3 (25.00%) Android Development
6 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Front Office
4 1 (8.33%) Games
4 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) WCF
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) XSD
4 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) SOA
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) RUP
4 4 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) Software Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Android Development
5 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) DevExpress
3 1 (8.33%) Infragistics
3 1 (8.33%) Perforce
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy