The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 13 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 37 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 19.58% 0.54% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.51% 0.64% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 36 1 6
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -18.60%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Scrum
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
172 156 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 91.01% 83.87% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 162 103 132
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Scrum
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Halifax

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (95.35%) Finance
3 40 (93.02%) Software Delivery
4 31 (72.09%) Waterfall
4 31 (72.09%) Banking
4 31 (72.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (69.77%) E-Commerce
5 30 (69.77%) JIRA
5 30 (69.77%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (69.77%) Kanban
5 30 (69.77%) Confluence
6 12 (27.91%) WCF
6 12 (27.91%) .NET
6 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
6 12 (27.91%) C#
6 12 (27.91%) SOAP
6 12 (27.91%) Web Services
7 10 (23.26%) MVC
7 10 (23.26%) WinForms
7 10 (23.26%) HTML
7 10 (23.26%) SQL
7 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
7 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
7 10 (23.26%) jQuery
7 10 (23.26%) .NET Framework
7 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
7 10 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (20.93%) QA
8 9 (20.93%) Secure Coding

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (69.77%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (69.77%) JIRA
2 10 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (95.35%) Finance
2 31 (72.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Delivery Project Manager
1 31 (72.09%) Project Manager
2 30 (69.77%) Agile Project Manager
2 30 (69.77%) Software Delivery Project Manager
2 30 (69.77%) Software Project Manager
3 12 (27.91%) .NET Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Senior .NET Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Senior Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Agile .NET Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Agile C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Agile Developer
4 9 (20.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (20.93%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) C# WCF Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Agile Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Senior C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) WCF Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Banking Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) .NET
1 12 (27.91%) SOAP
1 12 (27.91%) WCF
1 12 (27.91%) Web Services
2 10 (23.26%) .NET Framework
2 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
2 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (23.26%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) jQuery
2 10 (23.26%) WinForms
3 3 (6.98%) JSON
3 3 (6.98%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (93.02%) Software Delivery
3 31 (72.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (72.09%) Waterfall
4 30 (69.77%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (69.77%) E-Commerce
4 30 (69.77%) Kanban
5 10 (23.26%) MVC
6 9 (20.93%) Secure Coding
7 3 (6.98%) UML
8 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.33%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.33%) Project Management
9 1 (2.33%) SOA
9 1 (2.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) C#
2 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
2 9 (20.93%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.33%) EPiServer