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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 51 74 53
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 45 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.74% 1.42% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 1.97% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £36,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
958 863 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 79.70% 72.10% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 706 722 742
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 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 30 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 +5 15 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Chelmsford -2 6 £45,000 +24.13%
Brentwood - 5 £42,000 - 1
Colchester +3 1 £31,500 -10.00% 4
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 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 96 (95.05%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (75.25%) .NET
3 73 (72.28%) C#
4 62 (61.39%) MVC
5 52 (51.49%) TDD
6 51 (50.50%) SQL Server
7 46 (45.54%) ASP.NET
8 42 (41.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
10 34 (33.66%) Finance
11 33 (32.67%) Web Application Development
12 32 (31.68%) SDLC
13 31 (30.69%) OO
14 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
15 29 (28.71%) CSS
15 29 (28.71%) HTML
16 28 (27.72%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (24.75%) MS Excel
18 22 (21.78%) Degree
19 21 (20.79%) Software Engineering
19 21 (20.79%) Computer Science
19 21 (20.79%) Dependency Injection
19 21 (20.79%) SQL
20 19 (18.81%) OOP
20 19 (18.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 17 (16.83%) AngularJS
21 17 (16.83%) KnockoutJS
22 16 (15.84%) RESTful
22 16 (15.84%) SOA
23 15 (14.85%) TeamCity

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (4.95%) Node.js
2 3 (2.97%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (24.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Project
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (50.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.92%) MySQL
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.97%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) TeamCity
2 6 (5.94%) MSTest
2 6 (5.94%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (5.94%) Moq
2 6 (5.94%) NUnit
3 4 (3.96%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.97%) JIRA
4 3 (2.97%) Selenium
5 2 (1.98%) TestDirector
General
1 34 (33.66%) Finance
2 13 (12.87%) Music Industry
3 5 (4.95%) Back Office
4 4 (3.96%) Automotive
5 3 (2.97%) Banking
6 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.98%) Marketing
7 1 (0.99%) Avionics
7 1 (0.99%) Games
Job Titles
1 74 (73.27%) Developer
2 25 (24.75%) .NET Developer
3 21 (20.79%) C# Developer
3 21 (20.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (19.80%) Software Developer
5 14 (13.86%) C# Software Developer
6 13 (12.87%) Architect
7 10 (9.90%) Lead Developer
8 9 (8.91%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.92%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) Technical Architect
10 6 (5.94%) Lead Architect
11 5 (4.95%) Agile Project Manager
11 5 (4.95%) Technical Developer
11 5 (4.95%) PHP Developer
11 5 (4.95%) Graduate Software Developer
11 5 (4.95%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (4.95%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (75.25%) .NET
2 46 (45.54%) ASP.NET
3 42 (41.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (28.71%) CSS
4 29 (28.71%) HTML
5 19 (18.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 17 (16.83%) KnockoutJS
6 17 (16.83%) AngularJS
7 16 (15.84%) RESTful
8 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (12.87%) WCF
10 11 (10.89%) WPF
10 11 (10.89%) .NET Framework
10 11 (10.89%) jQuery
11 8 (7.92%) Entity Framework
11 8 (7.92%) XML
12 6 (5.94%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (5.94%) Ninject
12 6 (5.94%) Spring.NET
12 6 (5.94%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.79%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.94%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.98%) PMI
4 2 (1.98%) AS400
5 1 (0.99%) Robotics
5 1 (0.99%) Social Network
5 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.99%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.98%) Windows
1 2 (1.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (95.05%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (61.39%) MVC
3 52 (51.49%) TDD
4 33 (32.67%) Web Application Development
5 32 (31.68%) SDLC
6 31 (30.69%) OO
7 28 (27.72%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (20.79%) Dependency Injection
8 21 (20.79%) Software Engineering
9 19 (18.81%) OOP
10 16 (15.84%) SOA
11 15 (14.85%) BDD
12 12 (11.88%) Kanban
13 6 (5.94%) Software Testing
13 6 (5.94%) Project Management
14 5 (4.95%) OO PHP
14 5 (4.95%) Waterfall
15 4 (3.96%) Mentoring
16 3 (2.97%) User Stories
16 3 (2.97%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 73 (72.28%) C#
2 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
3 21 (20.79%) SQL
4 7 (6.93%) PHP
4 7 (6.93%) Java
5 5 (4.95%) PHP5
6 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.98%) C
7 2 (1.98%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.99%) XQuery
8 1 (0.99%) XPath
8 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (21.78%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) ISEB
3 2 (1.98%) PMP
3 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle
3 2 (1.98%) SAP
3 2 (1.98%) HP
4 1 (0.99%) Facebook
4 1 (0.99%) Twitter
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago