The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 49 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 35 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.18% 3.12% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 3.87% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 32
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Scrum
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
820 879 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 74.55% 80.72% 72.32%
Number of salaries quoted 627 691 643
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Scrum
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Essex

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Essex region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Essex

Scrum
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Essex region over the 3 months to 16 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
Basildon -4 8 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Colchester - 6 £38,500 - 1
Chelmsford - 2 £36,250 -
Harlow - 1 £42,500 -
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 52 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (70.37%) C#
3 37 (68.52%) .NET
4 34 (62.96%) ASP.NET
5 30 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 28 (51.85%) MVC
7 26 (48.15%) TDD
8 22 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (37.04%) NUnit
10 17 (31.48%) WCF
10 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
11 15 (27.78%) Windows
12 14 (25.93%) HTML
12 14 (25.93%) WinForms
12 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (24.07%) Dependency Injection
13 13 (24.07%) Moq
14 12 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
14 12 (22.22%) Unity DI Container
14 12 (22.22%) MSTest
14 12 (22.22%) Kanban
14 12 (22.22%) jQuery
14 12 (22.22%) WPF
15 11 (20.37%) QA
15 11 (20.37%) Spring.NET
15 11 (20.37%) Inversion of Control
15 11 (20.37%) SQL
15 11 (20.37%) MVVM
15 11 (20.37%) Castle Windsor
15 11 (20.37%) Ninject

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (3.70%) CMS
1 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) SQLite
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (37.04%) NUnit
2 13 (24.07%) Moq
3 12 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (22.22%) MSTest
4 7 (12.96%) Selenium
4 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (9.26%) JMeter
6 4 (7.41%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.85%) Mockito
8 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.85%) JIRA
8 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.85%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.70%) Publishing
4 1 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (66.67%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 9 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Web Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Project Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (3.70%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Junior
9 2 (3.70%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Android Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (68.52%) .NET
2 34 (62.96%) ASP.NET
3 22 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (31.48%) WCF
5 14 (25.93%) HTML
5 14 (25.93%) WinForms
6 12 (22.22%) Unity DI Container
6 12 (22.22%) jQuery
6 12 (22.22%) WPF
7 11 (20.37%) Spring.NET
7 11 (20.37%) Castle Windsor
7 11 (20.37%) Ninject
8 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 10 (18.52%) CSS
9 8 (14.81%) .NET Framework
10 6 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (9.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 2 (3.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (11.11%) User Experience
3 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.26%) Social Network
4 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) Tandem
6 1 (1.85%) iPhone
6 1 (1.85%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (51.85%) MVC
3 26 (48.15%) TDD
4 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (24.07%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (22.22%) Kanban
7 11 (20.37%) MVVM
8 10 (18.52%) Web Application Development
9 9 (16.67%) Web Development
10 6 (11.11%) RAD
10 6 (11.11%) Manual Testing
11 5 (9.26%) Test Planning
11 5 (9.26%) BDD
11 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
11 5 (9.26%) Project Management
11 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
12 4 (7.41%) Test Scripting
12 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
12 4 (7.41%) Automation Testing
13 3 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) C#
2 11 (20.37%) SQL
3 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.85%) VC++
6 1 (1.85%) VB
6 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) MCP
1 5 (9.26%) MCAD
1 5 (9.26%) MCSD
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (9.26%) MCTS
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Facebook
2 5 (9.26%) Twitter
3 2 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (1.85%) DevExpress
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 10 days ago