The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 15 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 11 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 12.64% 8.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.07% 8.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Scrum
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 79 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 83.91% 92.94% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52 67 64
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,650 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Scrum
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Durham

Scrum
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Durham region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 3 £37,500 -
Scrum
North East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 15 (83.33%) .NET
3 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 12 (66.67%) MVC
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (66.67%) Web Application Development
5 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (61.11%) jQuery
5 11 (61.11%) Marketing
6 10 (55.56%) Degree
6 10 (55.56%) WCF
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 8 (44.44%) CSS
7 8 (44.44%) Windows
7 8 (44.44%) HTML
7 8 (44.44%) CSS3
7 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 8 (44.44%) HTML5
8 7 (38.89%) BDD
8 7 (38.89%) Progressive Enhancement
8 7 (38.89%) Open Source
8 7 (38.89%) Graceful Degradation
8 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (38.89%) MCP
8 7 (38.89%) MCSD

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (61.11%) Marketing
2 5 (27.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Head of Technology
4 3 (16.67%) Head of Development
4 3 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
1 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (61.11%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) WCF
5 8 (44.44%) HTML5
5 8 (44.44%) CSS
5 8 (44.44%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) CSS3
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (22.22%) RESTful
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (16.67%) WPF
8 3 (16.67%) Symfony
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Blog
1 7 (38.89%) Open Source
2 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Physics
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 12 (66.67%) MVC
3 7 (38.89%) Graceful Degradation
3 7 (38.89%) BDD
3 7 (38.89%) Progressive Enhancement
3 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 7 (38.89%) Data Management
3 7 (38.89%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (16.67%) OOP
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) PHP5
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (38.89%) MCTS
3 7 (38.89%) MCITP
3 7 (38.89%) MCPD
3 7 (38.89%) MCP
3 7 (38.89%) MCSD
3 7 (38.89%) MCSE
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Facebook