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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 69 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 21 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.78% 3.10% 4.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 3.91% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 52
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
831 895 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 70.25% 79.27% 70.57%
Number of salaries quoted 694 728 721
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 £27,616
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £62,500
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 31 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 31 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 +1 4 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Chelmsford - 2 £36,250 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £45,000 -
Colchester 0 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Harlow - 1 £65,000 -
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 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 33 (75.00%) .NET
1 33 (75.00%) C#
2 29 (65.91%) ASP.NET
3 27 (61.36%) SQL Server
4 26 (59.09%) TDD
5 23 (52.27%) MVC
6 22 (50.00%) WCF
7 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (47.73%) NUnit
8 20 (45.45%) WinForms
8 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
9 18 (40.91%) Windows
9 18 (40.91%) Moq
9 18 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (38.64%) WPF
10 17 (38.64%) Rhino Mocks
10 17 (38.64%) MSTest
10 17 (38.64%) Inversion of Control
10 17 (38.64%) Kanban
10 17 (38.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 16 (36.36%) Unity DI Container
11 16 (36.36%) Spring.NET
11 16 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
11 16 (36.36%) MVVM
11 16 (36.36%) Castle Windsor
11 16 (36.36%) Ninject
12 14 (31.82%) Razor View Engine
12 14 (31.82%) Web Application Development
13 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.55%) CMS
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (61.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) NUnit
2 18 (40.91%) Moq
3 17 (38.64%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (38.64%) MSTest
4 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
5 2 (4.55%) JIRA
5 2 (4.55%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.27%) Selenium
6 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
1 5 (11.36%) Marketing
2 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Publishing
3 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.27%) Automotive
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 21 (47.73%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Project Manager
4 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (6.82%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.27%) QA Test Manager
9 1 (2.27%) .NET Team Leader
9 1 (2.27%) WinForms Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Agile C# Developer
9 1 (2.27%) .NET Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) .NET
2 29 (65.91%) ASP.NET
3 22 (50.00%) WCF
4 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (45.45%) WinForms
6 17 (38.64%) WPF
6 17 (38.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 16 (36.36%) Unity DI Container
7 16 (36.36%) Spring.NET
7 16 (36.36%) Castle Windsor
7 16 (36.36%) Ninject
8 14 (31.82%) Razor View Engine
9 9 (20.45%) HTML
10 8 (18.18%) CSS
11 7 (15.91%) jQuery
12 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
13 2 (4.55%) Web Services
13 2 (4.55%) XML
13 2 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (4.55%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (6.82%) Tandem
3 2 (4.55%) Social Network
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) TDD
2 23 (52.27%) MVC
3 18 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (38.64%) Kanban
5 16 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (36.36%) MVVM
6 14 (31.82%) Web Application Development
7 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.64%) BDD
8 6 (13.64%) Project Management
9 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.82%) Web Development
10 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.82%) Information Architecture
10 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.55%) CRM
11 2 (4.55%) OO
11 2 (4.55%) RAD
11 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (25.00%) MCP
1 11 (25.00%) MCAD
1 11 (25.00%) MCSD
1 11 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) DevExpress
2 2 (4.55%) Facebook
2 2 (4.55%) Twitter
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