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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 29 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.15% 0.34% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.78% 0.43% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 17
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
177 234 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 75.97% 80.14% 75.30%
Number of salaries quoted 155 216 284
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (45.45%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) TDD
3 8 (36.36%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) WCF
3 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (27.27%) MySQL
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
5 5 (22.73%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) jQuery
5 5 (22.73%) Subversion
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (18.18%) NUnit
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.64%) SMTP
7 3 (13.64%) HTTP
7 3 (13.64%) NFS
7 3 (13.64%) Linux
7 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
7 3 (13.64%) CRM
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.64%) PHP
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Debian
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Firewall
7 3 (13.64%) DNS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (13.64%) Tomcat
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SMTP
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
2 2 (9.09%) NAS
2 2 (9.09%) tcpdump
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (22.73%) Subversion
3 4 (18.18%) NUnit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) FPGA Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Head of Development
5 2 (9.09%) Head of Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) WCF
2 5 (22.73%) jQuery
2 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) Android SDK
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) J2EE
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.09%) Firmware
1 2 (9.09%) VHDL
1 2 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Debian
1 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
1 3 (13.64%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) TDD
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Signal Processing
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) SOA
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Business Development
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (4.55%) DSDM
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) NFS
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
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