The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 23 55 29
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -26
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 38 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.00% 1.86% 6.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.19% 2.15% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33 8 25
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -22.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Scrum
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
373 419 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.39% 86.75% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 306 349 273
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Lancashire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Scrum
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +11 11 £40,000 - 3
Chorley - 8 £42,500 -
Burnley +1 6 £33,750 -28.94%
Blackburn +12 3 £48,000 +37.14%
Blackpool +12 3 £45,750 +36.56% 2
Lancaster - 2 £35,000 -
Skelmersdale - 2 £27,500 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 56 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (65.63%) .NET
3 41 (64.06%) ASP.NET
4 39 (60.94%) C#
5 35 (54.69%) MVC
6 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
7 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
8 28 (43.75%) CSS
8 28 (43.75%) TDD
9 27 (42.19%) SQL
9 27 (42.19%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (40.63%) HTML
11 24 (37.50%) jQuery
11 24 (37.50%) Kanban
12 19 (29.69%) BDD
12 19 (29.69%) AngularJS
13 18 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
15 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (21.88%) Web Application Development
15 14 (21.88%) Dependency Injection
15 14 (21.88%) HTML5
16 13 (20.31%) Web Development
17 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
17 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (18.75%) RESTful
17 12 (18.75%) Front End Development
18 11 (17.19%) KnockoutJS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.94%) IIS
2 4 (6.25%) CMS
3 3 (4.69%) Node.js
4 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.69%) MySQL
6 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.56%) Datazen
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.56%) Power BI
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.94%) MSTest
4 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.69%) Moq
5 3 (4.69%) NUnit
5 3 (4.69%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (4.69%) Subversion
6 2 (3.13%) Grunt
6 2 (3.13%) gulp
6 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.56%) Gradle
7 1 (1.56%) JUnit
7 1 (1.56%) Maven
7 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 11 (17.19%) Games
2 6 (9.38%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Finance
4 3 (4.69%) Advertising
5 2 (3.13%) Local Government
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (78.13%) Developer
2 22 (34.38%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.31%) C# Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Games Developer
7 7 (10.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (10.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (9.38%) UI Developer
8 6 (9.38%) UI/UX Developer
8 6 (9.38%) UX Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Web Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Agile Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Java Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (65.63%) .NET
2 41 (64.06%) ASP.NET
3 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (43.75%) CSS
5 26 (40.63%) HTML
6 24 (37.50%) jQuery
7 19 (29.69%) AngularJS
8 18 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (21.88%) HTML5
10 12 (18.75%) RESTful
11 11 (17.19%) JSON
11 11 (17.19%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (14.06%) LINQ
12 9 (14.06%) Sass
12 9 (14.06%) XML
13 8 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
13 8 (12.50%) REST
14 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) iPad
2 10 (15.63%) User Experience
3 4 (6.25%) Clustering
3 4 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 4 (6.25%) Fintech
3 4 (6.25%) Replication
4 3 (4.69%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) FMCG
6 1 (1.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Unix
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (54.69%) MVC
3 28 (43.75%) TDD
4 27 (42.19%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (37.50%) Kanban
6 19 (29.69%) BDD
7 14 (21.88%) Dependency Injection
7 14 (21.88%) Web Application Development
8 13 (20.31%) Web Development
9 12 (18.75%) Front End Development
10 10 (15.63%) OO
11 8 (12.50%) Mobile Development
11 8 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (12.50%) Time Management
12 6 (9.38%) Pair Programming
13 5 (7.81%) Automated Testing
13 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
13 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.94%) C#
2 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
3 27 (42.19%) SQL
4 11 (17.19%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.81%) Java
6 4 (6.25%) PHP
7 3 (4.69%) Python
7 3 (4.69%) VB
7 3 (4.69%) VB6
8 2 (3.13%) Scala
9 1 (1.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.56%) ES6
9 1 (1.56%) RPG
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) SOQL
9 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) ISEB
1 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) Telerik
3 1 (1.56%) Google
3 1 (1.56%) Twitter
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £36,500 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago