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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 39 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 16 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.20% 5.82% 7.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 6.89% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 36
Median salary £42,000 £38,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £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
326 421 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.56% 84.54% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 293 351 352
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 28 August 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
Chorley - 4 £35,000 - 1
Blackburn +6 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Preston -9 3 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Blackpool - 2 £40,750 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 55 (98.21%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
2 34 (60.71%) .NET
3 33 (58.93%) ASP.NET
4 32 (57.14%) CSS
4 32 (57.14%) C#
5 31 (55.36%) jQuery
6 27 (48.21%) HTML
6 27 (48.21%) MVC
7 26 (46.43%) SQL
8 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
10 18 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (30.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (30.36%) Web Development
12 15 (26.79%) TDD
12 15 (26.79%) Front End Development
13 14 (25.00%) HTML5
14 13 (23.21%) Visual Studio
14 13 (23.21%) BDD
14 13 (23.21%) Kanban
15 12 (21.43%) Time Management
15 12 (21.43%) LINQ
15 12 (21.43%) LINQ to SQL
15 12 (21.43%) User Experience
15 12 (21.43%) Mobile Development
15 12 (21.43%) T-SQL
15 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
16 11 (19.64%) IIS
16 11 (19.64%) Microsoft

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 11 (19.64%) IIS
2 4 (7.14%) CMS
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) nginx
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) HTTP
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (7.14%) MySQL
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.79%) Power BI
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (23.21%) Visual Studio
3 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.71%) Subversion
5 4 (7.14%) Gradle
5 4 (7.14%) Maven
5 4 (7.14%) MSTest
6 2 (3.57%) Grunt
6 2 (3.57%) gulp
7 1 (1.79%) JUnit
7 1 (1.79%) LINQPad
7 1 (1.79%) Moq
7 1 (1.79%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
1 8 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (5.36%) Advertising
2 3 (5.36%) Games
3 2 (3.57%) Local Government
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (76.79%) Developer
2 17 (30.36%) C# Developer
3 14 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (19.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (19.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (17.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (16.07%) Software Developer
8 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
8 6 (10.71%) UI Developer
8 6 (10.71%) UI/UX Developer
8 6 (10.71%) UX Developer
8 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
9 5 (8.93%) Agile Developer
9 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
10 4 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (5.36%) C# Web Developer
11 3 (5.36%) Senior ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (60.71%) .NET
2 33 (58.93%) ASP.NET
3 32 (57.14%) CSS
4 31 (55.36%) jQuery
5 27 (48.21%) HTML
6 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (25.00%) HTML5
8 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 12 (21.43%) LINQ
8 12 (21.43%) LINQ to SQL
9 11 (19.64%) JSON
10 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
10 10 (17.86%) Razor View Engine
11 9 (16.07%) Sass
11 9 (16.07%) XML
12 8 (14.29%) Entity Framework
12 8 (14.29%) REST
12 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (12.50%) Web Services
14 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) User Experience
2 11 (19.64%) iPad
3 4 (7.14%) Clustering
3 4 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 4 (7.14%) Fintech
3 4 (7.14%) Replication
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
5 1 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
3 3 (5.36%) Unix
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (98.21%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (48.21%) MVC
3 18 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (30.36%) Web Development
5 15 (26.79%) Front End Development
5 15 (26.79%) TDD
6 13 (23.21%) BDD
6 13 (23.21%) Kanban
7 12 (21.43%) Mobile Development
7 12 (21.43%) Time Management
8 9 (16.07%) SDLC
9 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (12.50%) OO
10 7 (12.50%) Project Management
11 6 (10.71%) Coaching
11 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
11 6 (10.71%) Web Design
12 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
2 32 (57.14%) C#
3 26 (46.43%) SQL
4 12 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 8 (14.29%) Java
6 6 (10.71%) PHP
7 5 (8.93%) Scala
8 4 (7.14%) Python
9 3 (5.36%) VB
9 3 (5.36%) VB6
10 2 (3.57%) Perl
11 1 (1.79%) R
11 1 (1.79%) RPG
11 1 (1.79%) Ruby
11 1 (1.79%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
1 2 (3.57%) ISEB
1 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) CA
2 2 (3.57%) Telerik
3 1 (1.79%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.79%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) RedGate
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