The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 33 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 15 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.85% 7.93% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.44% 10.17% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 7
Average salary - £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Scrum
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
233 177 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 75.40% 77.97% 74.74%
Number of salaries quoted 162 131 137
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Scrum
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Scrum Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (90.63%) C#
2 29 (90.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (81.25%) Unity DI Container
3 26 (81.25%) .NET
3 26 (81.25%) SQL Server
3 26 (81.25%) Visual Studio
3 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 26 (81.25%) CSS
3 26 (81.25%) XML
3 26 (81.25%) OOD
3 26 (81.25%) MVC
3 26 (81.25%) Extreme Programming
3 26 (81.25%) TDD
3 26 (81.25%) Ruby on Rails
3 26 (81.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (81.25%) Ruby
3 26 (81.25%) Ajax
3 26 (81.25%) .NET Framework
3 26 (81.25%) ReSharper
3 26 (81.25%) WCF
3 26 (81.25%) LINQ
3 26 (81.25%) jQuery
3 26 (81.25%) Unit Testing
3 26 (81.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (81.25%) Moq
3 26 (81.25%) Entity Framework
3 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 17 (53.13%) Microsoft

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Applications
1 17 (53.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (81.25%) SQL Server
1 26 (81.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 26 (81.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (90.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (81.25%) Visual Studio
2 26 (81.25%) ReSharper
2 26 (81.25%) Moq
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Senior Developer
3 14 (43.75%) Web Developer
3 14 (43.75%) Senior Web Developer
4 12 (37.50%) .NET Developer
5 11 (34.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 10 (31.25%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Software Test Analyst
9 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
9 2 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
10 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
10 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
10 1 (3.13%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 1 (3.13%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) Unity DI Container
1 26 (81.25%) .NET
1 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET
1 26 (81.25%) CSS
1 26 (81.25%) XML
1 26 (81.25%) Ruby on Rails
1 26 (81.25%) Ajax
1 26 (81.25%) .NET Framework
1 26 (81.25%) WCF
1 26 (81.25%) LINQ
1 26 (81.25%) jQuery
1 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (81.25%) Entity Framework
1 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 14 (43.75%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (81.25%) OOD
2 26 (81.25%) MVC
2 26 (81.25%) Extreme Programming
2 26 (81.25%) TDD
2 26 (81.25%) Unit Testing
3 16 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Use Case
5 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) OpenUP
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) C#
2 26 (81.25%) Ruby
3 14 (43.75%) VB.NET
3 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 14 (43.75%) VBScript
4 9 (28.13%) VB
5 2 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft