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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 40 86 65
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -21
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 64 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.15% 1.29% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.24% 1.72% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 62 16 29
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
1025 986 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.46% 74.87% 78.07%
Number of salaries quoted 773 819 702
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
Southend-on-Sea +9 19 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Chelmsford - 5 £50,000 - 1
Brentwood - 4 £41,500 - 1
Colchester - 4 £35,000 -
Harlow +1 2 £65,000 -
Purfleet - 2 £35,000 -
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 100 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (76.19%) .NET
3 76 (72.38%) C#
4 67 (63.81%) MVC
5 55 (52.38%) TDD
6 54 (51.43%) SQL Server
7 49 (46.67%) ASP.NET
8 46 (43.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (38.10%) Web Application Development
10 36 (34.29%) JavaScript
11 35 (33.33%) Finance
12 34 (32.38%) Microsoft
13 32 (30.48%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (29.52%) SDLC
15 30 (28.57%) OO
16 28 (26.67%) CSS
16 28 (26.67%) HTML
17 27 (25.71%) MS Excel
18 26 (24.76%) Dependency Injection
19 22 (20.95%) Degree
20 21 (20.00%) Software Engineering
21 20 (19.05%) Computer Science
22 19 (18.10%) OOP
22 19 (18.10%) SQL
22 19 (18.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 17 (16.19%) AngularJS
23 17 (16.19%) KnockoutJS
23 17 (16.19%) BDD
23 17 (16.19%) RESTful
24 16 (15.24%) Kanban

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 5 (4.76%) Node.js
2 3 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Project
2 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) MySQL
3 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 12 (11.43%) MSTest
3 10 (9.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (9.52%) Moq
3 10 (9.52%) NUnit
4 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.86%) Selenium
7 2 (1.90%) TestDirector
7 2 (1.90%) JIRA
General
1 35 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (13.33%) Music Industry
3 5 (4.76%) Back Office
4 3 (2.86%) Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Automotive
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Games
6 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (72.38%) Developer
2 28 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 22 (20.95%) C# Developer
3 22 (20.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (18.10%) Software Developer
5 16 (15.24%) C# Software Developer
6 13 (12.38%) Architect
7 10 (9.52%) Lead Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.62%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.71%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) Technical Architect
10 6 (5.71%) Lead Architect
11 5 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
11 5 (4.76%) Technical Developer
11 5 (4.76%) PHP Developer
11 5 (4.76%) Test Manager
12 4 (3.81%) Programmer
12 4 (3.81%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (76.19%) .NET
2 49 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 46 (43.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (26.67%) HTML
4 28 (26.67%) CSS
5 19 (18.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 17 (16.19%) KnockoutJS
6 17 (16.19%) AngularJS
6 17 (16.19%) RESTful
7 16 (15.24%) WCF
8 15 (14.29%) WPF
8 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (9.52%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (9.52%) Castle Windsor
9 10 (9.52%) Ninject
9 10 (9.52%) Spring.NET
9 10 (9.52%) jQuery
10 9 (8.57%) .NET Framework
11 8 (7.62%) WinForms
11 8 (7.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.86%) AS400
5 2 (1.90%) PMI
5 2 (1.90%) Social Network
5 2 (1.90%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.95%) User Experience
6 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.62%) Windows
2 3 (2.86%) Linux
3 2 (1.90%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (63.81%) MVC
3 55 (52.38%) TDD
4 40 (38.10%) Web Application Development
5 32 (30.48%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (29.52%) SDLC
7 30 (28.57%) OO
8 26 (24.76%) Dependency Injection
9 21 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 19 (18.10%) OOP
11 17 (16.19%) BDD
12 16 (15.24%) Kanban
12 16 (15.24%) SOA
13 8 (7.62%) Software Testing
14 6 (5.71%) Project Management
14 6 (5.71%) MVVM
14 6 (5.71%) Waterfall
15 5 (4.76%) OO PHP
15 5 (4.76%) Mentoring
16 4 (3.81%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 76 (72.38%) C#
2 36 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 19 (18.10%) SQL
4 6 (5.71%) PHP
5 5 (4.76%) PHP5
5 5 (4.76%) Java
6 3 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.95%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.95%) XQuery
7 1 (0.95%) XPath
7 1 (0.95%) Perl
7 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Degree
2 6 (5.71%) ISEB
3 2 (1.90%) PMP
3 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (32.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle
3 3 (2.86%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.86%) SAP
3 3 (2.86%) HP
4 2 (1.90%) Facebook
4 2 (1.90%) Twitter
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care a
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £26000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 - £550000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 15 days ago
Brentwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Essex
Annapurna
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago