The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 23 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 30 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 14 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.03% 1.22% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.95% 1.63% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 12
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 245 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 75.86% 74.70% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 155 219 243
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
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Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Scrum
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Ipswich

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 11 (55.00%) TDD
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) MySQL
3 7 (35.00%) WCF
4 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (30.00%) Subversion
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) NUnit
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (20.00%) Android
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (20.00%) Android SDK
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) PHP
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) SMTP
7 3 (15.00%) HTTP
7 3 (15.00%) NFS
7 3 (15.00%) DNS
7 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (15.00%) Firewall
7 3 (15.00%) Debian
7 3 (15.00%) Project Planning

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) nginx
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SMTP
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (10.00%) NAS
2 2 (10.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
1 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) MSTest
3 1 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (5.00%) Moq
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Head of Development
4 2 (10.00%) Head of Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
1 7 (35.00%) WCF
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) Android SDK
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (5.00%) Ninject
6 1 (5.00%) CSS3
6 1 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (5.00%) XML
6 1 (5.00%) WinForms
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Tandem
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Debian
2 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) VMS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) TDD
2 4 (20.00%) OO
2 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Business Development
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Kanban
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.00%) MVVM
5 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (5.00%) DSDM
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) NFS
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat