The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 31 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 22 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.18% 5.26% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.33% 6.67% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 1
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
300 180 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 84.27% 78.95% 81.79%
Number of salaries quoted 256 158 220
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 32 (54.24%) C#
2 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (50.85%) Games
3 30 (50.85%) Java
4 28 (47.46%) SOA
5 23 (38.98%) Ruby
6 19 (32.20%) RabbitMQ
6 19 (32.20%) Go
6 19 (32.20%) Python
6 19 (32.20%) C++
6 19 (32.20%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (25.42%) HTML
7 15 (25.42%) CSS
7 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
8 14 (23.73%) Apple iOS
9 13 (22.03%) iOS Development
9 13 (22.03%) Online Games
9 13 (22.03%) .NET
10 12 (20.34%) Objective-C
10 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
11 10 (16.95%) Mobile App
12 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (15.25%) jQuery
12 9 (15.25%) MVC
12 9 (15.25%) TDD
12 9 (15.25%) OO
12 9 (15.25%) DSDM
13 8 (13.56%) N-Tier
13 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
13 8 (13.56%) SQL Server

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (6.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
1 4 (6.78%) Selenium
1 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (6.78%) RSpec
1 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
1 4 (6.78%) Capybara
1 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 30 (50.85%) Games
2 7 (11.86%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Electronics
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (72.88%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) iOS Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Software Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Senior iOS Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Graduate
7 4 (6.78%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Financial Business Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Software Project Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Software Manager
9 2 (3.39%) QA Tester
9 2 (3.39%) Tester
10 1 (1.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) RabbitMQ
2 15 (25.42%) HTML
2 15 (25.42%) CSS
3 13 (22.03%) .NET
4 9 (15.25%) jQuery
5 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
5 8 (13.56%) XML
6 6 (10.17%) Web Services
7 5 (8.47%) J2EE
7 5 (8.47%) HTML5
7 5 (8.47%) WebGL
7 5 (8.47%) CSS3
7 5 (8.47%) WebSockets
7 5 (8.47%) WebKit
7 5 (8.47%) HTML5 Canvas
8 4 (6.78%) WCF
8 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.08%) Cocoa
9 3 (5.08%) Cocoa Touch
10 1 (1.69%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Online Games
2 10 (16.95%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.56%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.78%) Social Media
4 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.08%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (47.46%) SOA
3 13 (22.03%) iOS Development
4 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
5 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (15.25%) OO
5 9 (15.25%) DSDM
5 9 (15.25%) TDD
5 9 (15.25%) MVC
6 8 (13.56%) Kanban
7 7 (11.86%) SDLC
8 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.47%) User Stories
10 4 (6.78%) Performance Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Business Process Mapping
10 4 (6.78%) OOD
10 4 (6.78%) Extreme Programming
10 4 (6.78%) Software Testing
11 3 (5.08%) CRM
12 2 (3.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) C#
2 30 (50.85%) Java
3 23 (38.98%) Ruby
4 19 (32.20%) Go
4 19 (32.20%) Python
4 19 (32.20%) C++
5 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
6 12 (20.34%) Objective-C
7 5 (8.47%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) HND
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) SAP