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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 49 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 16 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.52% 7.14% 12.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 8.37% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 31
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,950 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
407 263 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 89.45% 85.39% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 358 209 191
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (31.82%) Time Management
3 7 (31.82%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) Retail
4 6 (27.27%) Objective-C
4 6 (27.27%) Apple
4 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 6 (27.27%) iOS Development
5 4 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 3 (13.64%) WCF
6 3 (13.64%) jQuery
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) Extreme Programming
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.64%) XML
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) DSDM
6 3 (13.64%) IIS
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.64%) SLA
6 3 (13.64%) N-Tier

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
2 1 (4.55%) Datazen
2 1 (4.55%) OLAP
2 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (4.55%) QlikView
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Capybara
2 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) Gatling
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) RSpec
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 7 (31.82%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (40.91%) Developer
3 6 (27.27%) iOS Developer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.64%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Lead .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) CSS
1 7 (31.82%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.64%) HTML5
2 3 (13.64%) jQuery
2 3 (13.64%) PhoneGap
2 3 (13.64%) WCF
2 3 (13.64%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Driving Licence
2 3 (13.64%) iPad
2 3 (13.64%) iPhone
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
2 3 (13.64%) Social Media
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.64%) Android
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 7 (31.82%) Time Management
4 6 (27.27%) iOS Development
5 3 (13.64%) DSDM
5 3 (13.64%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (13.64%) Kanban
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) OOD
5 3 (13.64%) People Management
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) Objective-C
3 4 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Apple
2 3 (13.64%) Xamarin
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Cognizant
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Netezza
4 1 (4.55%) Tableau
4 1 (4.55%) Teradata