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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 30 55 25
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -30
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 34 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.54% 3.08% 7.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.46% 3.58% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 31
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,700 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £40,750 £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
402 503 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 89.14% 85.98% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 322 414 296
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £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 June 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 June 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 +9 10 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Blackpool +10 6 £46,500 +38.80% 1
Chorley - 6 £42,500 -
Blackburn +14 5 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Skelmersdale - 2 £27,500 -
Burnley +1 1 £32,500 -31.57%
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 61 (93.85%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (61.54%) .NET
3 39 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 37 (56.92%) C#
4 37 (56.92%) JavaScript
5 33 (50.77%) MVC
6 32 (49.23%) CSS
7 31 (47.69%) jQuery
8 29 (44.62%) HTML
9 28 (43.08%) SQL
10 27 (41.54%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (41.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
11 26 (40.00%) TDD
12 21 (32.31%) BDD
13 19 (29.23%) Kanban
14 18 (27.69%) AngularJS
15 17 (26.15%) HTML5
16 15 (23.08%) Front End Development
17 14 (21.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (21.54%) iPad
17 14 (21.54%) JSON
17 14 (21.54%) XML
18 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
18 13 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 13 (20.00%) Web Development
18 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
19 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
19 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2014

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 (10.77%) IIS
2 4 (6.15%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) Apache
3 2 (3.08%) nginx
4 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (16.92%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (13.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) HTTP
1 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
2 2 (3.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (9.23%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (7.69%) MySQL
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.54%) Datazen
8 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.54%) Power BI
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
4 6 (9.23%) Subversion
5 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.69%) MSTest
6 4 (6.15%) Gradle
6 4 (6.15%) Maven
7 2 (3.08%) Grunt
7 2 (3.08%) gulp
8 1 (1.54%) JUnit
8 1 (1.54%) LINQPad
8 1 (1.54%) Moq
8 1 (1.54%) NUnit
8 1 (1.54%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 9 (13.85%) Retail
2 7 (10.77%) Games
3 6 (9.23%) Finance
4 3 (4.62%) Advertising
5 2 (3.08%) Local Government
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (78.46%) Developer
2 18 (27.69%) .NET Developer
3 16 (24.62%) C# Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (12.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (12.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Software Developer
7 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Java Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Agile Developer
8 6 (9.23%) UI Developer
8 6 (9.23%) UI/UX Developer
8 6 (9.23%) UX Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Games Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (4.62%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (61.54%) .NET
2 39 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (49.23%) CSS
4 31 (47.69%) jQuery
5 29 (44.62%) HTML
6 27 (41.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (27.69%) AngularJS
8 17 (26.15%) HTML5
9 14 (21.54%) JSON
9 14 (21.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (21.54%) XML
10 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (16.92%) REST
11 9 (13.85%) LINQ
11 9 (13.85%) Sass
12 8 (12.31%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (12.31%) LINQ to SQL
12 8 (12.31%) RESTful
12 8 (12.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) iPad
2 10 (15.38%) User Experience
3 4 (6.15%) Clustering
3 4 (6.15%) Data Integration
3 4 (6.15%) Fintech
3 4 (6.15%) Replication
4 2 (3.08%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) FMCG
5 1 (1.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 9 (13.85%) Linux
3 6 (9.23%) Unix
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (93.85%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (50.77%) MVC
3 27 (41.54%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (40.00%) TDD
5 21 (32.31%) BDD
6 19 (29.23%) Kanban
7 15 (23.08%) Front End Development
8 13 (20.00%) Web Development
9 10 (15.38%) OO
10 8 (12.31%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (12.31%) Mobile Development
10 8 (12.31%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (12.31%) Time Management
10 8 (12.31%) Web Application Development
11 7 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.77%) Pair Programming
11 7 (10.77%) SDLC
11 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
12 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
12 6 (9.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.92%) C#
1 37 (56.92%) JavaScript
2 28 (43.08%) SQL
3 11 (16.92%) T-SQL
4 10 (15.38%) Java
5 6 (9.23%) PHP
6 5 (7.69%) Scala
7 3 (4.62%) Python
7 3 (4.62%) VB
7 3 (4.62%) VB6
8 2 (3.08%) Perl
9 1 (1.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.54%) ES6
9 1 (1.54%) RPG
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
9 1 (1.54%) SOQL
9 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
1 2 (3.08%) ISEB
1 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.08%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) CA
2 2 (3.08%) Telerik
3 1 (1.54%) Google
3 1 (1.54%) RedGate
3 1 (1.54%) Twitter
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 14 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Preston
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £35,0000 (dependent on experience) + Awesome Perks
Posted: 15 days ago