The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 48 24 47
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 9 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.99% 7.73% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 10.12% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 33 14
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
377 326 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.22% 76.35% 77.19%
Number of salaries quoted 320 264 328
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 May 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Scrum
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -5 2 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Blackburn -13 2 £39,500 +8.96%
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Burnley -4 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Blackpool - 1 £29,000 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) .NET
3 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
4 14 (48.28%) C#
4 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
5 12 (41.38%) MVC
5 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (34.48%) Java
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 9 (31.03%) TDD
7 9 (31.03%) NUnit
7 9 (31.03%) Web Application Development
7 9 (31.03%) Kanban
7 9 (31.03%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (31.03%) Moq
8 8 (27.59%) WCF
8 8 (27.59%) SQL
9 7 (24.14%) Oracle
9 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
9 7 (24.14%) Marketing
9 7 (24.14%) LINQ
10 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
11 5 (17.24%) Degree
11 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (17.24%) MSTest
11 5 (17.24%) Spring.NET
11 5 (17.24%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (17.24%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (17.24%) Castle Windsor

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) DB2
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) JasperReports
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) NUnit
1 9 (31.03%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (31.03%) Moq
2 5 (17.24%) MSTest
3 3 (10.34%) Selenium
4 2 (6.90%) CruiseControl
4 2 (6.90%) Subversion
4 2 (6.90%) Ant
4 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (24.14%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Junior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Junior .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Graduate
4 4 (13.79%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Software Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Tester
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
3 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (27.59%) WCF
5 7 (24.14%) LINQ
6 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
7 5 (17.24%) Spring.NET
7 5 (17.24%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (17.24%) Ninject
7 5 (17.24%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (13.79%) jQuery
8 4 (13.79%) NHibernate
9 2 (6.90%) HTML
9 2 (6.90%) CSS
9 2 (6.90%) SOAP
9 2 (6.90%) Web Services
9 2 (6.90%) Ajax
9 2 (6.90%) REST
9 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (13.79%) Tandem
4 2 (6.90%) Open Source
4 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 9 (31.03%) TDD
3 9 (31.03%) Kanban
3 9 (31.03%) Web Application Development
4 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.24%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.79%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) Product Management
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) B2B
8 2 (6.90%) OOP
8 2 (6.90%) OO
8 2 (6.90%) WFM
8 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
8 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) COBOL
6 1 (3.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
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