The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 5 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 17.24% - 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.86% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £52,500 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 96.55% 83.78% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 8
Average salary £53,500 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £56,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Scrum
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Scrum Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Home Counties region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

Scrum
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) Informatica
2 5 (83.33%) Data Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
3 4 (66.67%) PowerCenter
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) PowerCenter
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Integration Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Data Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Data Integration Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Architect
3 1 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Informatica Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP