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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 55 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 9 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.82% 3.48% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 4.29% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 15
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
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
417 443 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.24% 81.14% 76.13%
Number of salaries quoted 360 384 285
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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
Blackpool +1 4 £44,000 +62.96%
Burnley -3 1 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Preston -17 1 £37,500 +50.00%
Skelmersdale - 1 £25,000 -
Accrington - 1 £38,500 - 1
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (59.57%) .NET
3 25 (53.19%) ASP.NET
4 24 (51.06%) C#
5 21 (44.68%) SQL
6 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
7 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
7 19 (40.43%) MVC
8 18 (38.30%) HTML
8 18 (38.30%) CSS
9 17 (36.17%) WPF
9 17 (36.17%) MVVM
10 16 (34.04%) OO
11 15 (31.91%) Web Development
12 12 (25.53%) WCF
13 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
13 10 (21.28%) Java
13 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
14 9 (19.15%) jQuery
14 9 (19.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (19.15%) User Experience
14 9 (19.15%) J2EE
15 8 (17.02%) XAML
15 8 (17.02%) Web Services
15 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (17.02%) LINQ
15 8 (17.02%) Degree
15 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
16 7 (14.89%) Node.js
16 7 (14.89%) REST

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 7 (14.89%) Node.js
2 4 (8.51%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) SSL
1 1 (2.13%) Intranet
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) DB2
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Eclipse
2 4 (8.51%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) JUnit
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) Maven
General
1 5 (10.64%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (82.98%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) .NET Developer
3 13 (27.66%) C# Developer
4 11 (23.40%) Senior Developer
5 10 (21.28%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (19.15%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (19.15%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
6 9 (19.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (19.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (17.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Digital Project Manager
8 5 (10.64%) Agile Project Manager
8 5 (10.64%) Team Leader
8 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
9 4 (8.51%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (6.38%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) .NET
2 25 (53.19%) ASP.NET
3 18 (38.30%) CSS
3 18 (38.30%) HTML
4 17 (36.17%) WPF
5 12 (25.53%) WCF
6 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
7 9 (19.15%) J2EE
7 9 (19.15%) jQuery
7 9 (19.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (17.02%) LINQ
8 8 (17.02%) Web Services
9 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
9 7 (14.89%) REST
9 7 (14.89%) Backbone.js
10 5 (10.64%) SOAP
11 4 (8.51%) JSON
11 4 (8.51%) WinForms
11 4 (8.51%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) User Experience
2 5 (10.64%) Digital Media
3 4 (8.51%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) UNIX
1 1 (2.13%) AIX
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
1 1 (2.13%) CentOS
1 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) MVC
3 17 (36.17%) MVVM
4 16 (34.04%) OO
5 15 (31.91%) Web Development
6 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
7 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
9 6 (12.77%) OOD
10 4 (8.51%) Content Management
10 4 (8.51%) Migration
11 3 (6.38%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (6.38%) TDD
11 3 (6.38%) Kanban
11 3 (6.38%) BDD
12 2 (4.26%) SEO
13 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
13 1 (2.13%) UML
13 1 (2.13%) SOA
13 1 (2.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) C#
2 21 (44.68%) SQL
3 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.28%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) XAML
6 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.38%) VBScript
7 2 (4.26%) VB
8 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.13%) ABAP
8 1 (2.13%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) C++
8 1 (2.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle
1 5 (10.64%) Facebook
2 1 (2.13%) SAP
2 1 (2.13%) IBM
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe
2 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.13%) Google
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