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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 25 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 22 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.32% 4.23% 6.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.83% 4.81% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 29
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -29.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
281 457 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 80.75% 87.88% 86.46%
Number of salaries quoted 236 398 324
Average salary £35,625 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 +13 9 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Blackburn +14 8 £35,000 -10.25% 4
Chorley - 2 £41,250 - 3
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 37 (77.08%) .NET
2 36 (75.00%) C#
2 36 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 34 (70.83%) MVC
4 32 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 32 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 31 (64.58%) Kanban
6 29 (60.42%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (60.42%) TDD
7 28 (58.33%) Dependency Injection
7 28 (58.33%) Web Application Development
8 25 (52.08%) AngularJS
9 23 (47.92%) KnockoutJS
10 20 (41.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 20 (41.67%) BDD
11 19 (39.58%) RESTful
11 19 (39.58%) Games
11 19 (39.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 9 (18.75%) Spring.NET
13 9 (18.75%) WCF
13 9 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
13 9 (18.75%) Ninject
13 9 (18.75%) Inversion of Control
13 9 (18.75%) MSTest
13 9 (18.75%) Rhino Mocks
13 9 (18.75%) Moq

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (41.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.08%) Datazen
5 1 (2.08%) Power BI
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Moq
1 9 (18.75%) MSTest
1 9 (18.75%) NUnit
1 9 (18.75%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (2.08%) Appium
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Selenium
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (39.58%) Games
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 30 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 19 (39.58%) Games Developer
4 8 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.42%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Programme Test Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) RPG Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Test Programme Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Microsoft BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (77.08%) .NET
2 36 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 32 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 25 (52.08%) AngularJS
5 23 (47.92%) KnockoutJS
6 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (39.58%) RESTful
6 19 (39.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
7 9 (18.75%) Ninject
7 9 (18.75%) Spring.NET
7 9 (18.75%) Unity DI Container
7 9 (18.75%) WCF
8 7 (14.58%) CSS
8 7 (14.58%) HTML
9 6 (12.50%) HTML5
10 5 (10.42%) jQuery
10 5 (10.42%) XML
11 4 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) iSeries
4 1 (2.08%) APACS
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.08%) EMV
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
1 1 (2.08%) Unix
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) MVC
2 31 (64.58%) Kanban
3 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (60.42%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (60.42%) TDD
4 28 (58.33%) Dependency Injection
4 28 (58.33%) Web Application Development
5 20 (41.67%) BDD
6 6 (12.50%) Web Development
7 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.25%) CRM
8 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) V-Model
9 2 (4.17%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.17%) EAI
9 2 (4.17%) ERP
9 2 (4.17%) Migration
9 2 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (4.17%) RPG
4 2 (4.17%) RPG IV
4 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ISEB
1 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) MCP
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) IBM
2 1 (2.08%) Twitter
Chorley, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, training,free parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago