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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 32 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.53% - 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% - 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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 Colchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
132 175 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 83.54% 79.19% 72.51%
Number of salaries quoted 105 160 103
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Scrum
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Colchester

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Colchester

Scrum
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA