The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 30 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 6 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.37% - 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% - 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 10
Average salary £36,750 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
140 96 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 78.65% 75.59% 78.46%
Number of salaries quoted 132 82 113
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Halifax

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) ETL
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) MS Project
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 2 (18.18%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (9.09%) CRM
6 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (9.09%) Process Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (9.09%) nginx
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Grunt
2 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (9.09%) CruiseControl
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Developer
1 4 (36.36%) ETL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Process Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft