The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 77 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 16 34 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.33% 3.07% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 3.90% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 53
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £30,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
836 871 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 69.61% 78.61% 71.02%
Number of salaries quoted 702 717 737
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 £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -2 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £45,000 -
Colchester -4 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Harlow - 1 £65,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £37,500 - 1
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 31 (73.81%) .NET
1 31 (73.81%) C#
2 29 (69.05%) TDD
3 26 (61.90%) ASP.NET
4 25 (59.52%) SQL Server
5 22 (52.38%) WinForms
6 21 (50.00%) NUnit
6 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (50.00%) WCF
7 20 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (47.62%) Moq
7 20 (47.62%) Windows
7 20 (47.62%) MVC
8 19 (45.24%) Rhino Mocks
8 19 (45.24%) Kanban
8 19 (45.24%) Inversion of Control
8 19 (45.24%) MSTest
8 19 (45.24%) WPF
9 18 (42.86%) Spring.NET
9 18 (42.86%) MVVM
9 18 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
9 18 (42.86%) Castle Windsor
9 18 (42.86%) Ninject
9 18 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
10 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 15 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
11 15 (35.71%) Web Application Development
12 12 (28.57%) MCTS
12 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.76%) CMS
1 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (59.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (50.00%) NUnit
2 20 (47.62%) Moq
3 19 (45.24%) MSTest
3 19 (45.24%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) Selenium
5 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Marketing
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Publishing
4 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.38%) Back Office
5 1 (2.38%) Automotive
5 1 (2.38%) Games
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Developer
2 23 (54.76%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (2.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.38%) QA Test Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.38%) QA Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.38%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (2.38%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) .NET
2 26 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 22 (52.38%) WinForms
4 21 (50.00%) WCF
5 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (45.24%) WPF
7 18 (42.86%) Castle Windsor
7 18 (42.86%) Ninject
7 18 (42.86%) Spring.NET
7 18 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
8 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 15 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
10 8 (19.05%) HTML
11 7 (16.67%) CSS
12 4 (9.52%) jQuery
13 3 (7.14%) Silverlight
13 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
14 2 (4.76%) Web Services
14 2 (4.76%) XML
14 2 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.14%) Tandem
2 3 (7.14%) Social Network
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) TDD
2 20 (47.62%) MVC
2 20 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (45.24%) Kanban
4 18 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
4 18 (42.86%) MVVM
5 15 (35.71%) Web Application Development
6 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (14.29%) Project Management
7 6 (14.29%) BDD
8 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.14%) OO
9 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.14%) Information Architecture
10 2 (4.76%) Change Control
10 2 (4.76%) User Stories
10 2 (4.76%) Content Management
10 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) C#
2 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.90%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) MCP
1 12 (28.57%) MCAD
1 12 (28.57%) MCSD
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (28.57%) MCTS
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Facebook
2 3 (7.14%) Twitter
3 2 (4.76%) DevExpress
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Saffron Walden
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chelmsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 18 days ago