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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 29 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 27 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.75% 5.38% 7.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.54% 6.18% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 35
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £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
358 469 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 89.50% 87.01% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 307 393 307
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 £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +1 8 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Blackpool +7 6 £46,500 +22.36% 1
Chorley - 4 £42,500 -
Blackburn +11 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Skelmersdale - 2 £27,500 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 62 (98.41%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
2 38 (60.32%) .NET
3 37 (58.73%) ASP.NET
4 34 (53.97%) C#
5 33 (52.38%) CSS
6 32 (50.79%) jQuery
7 30 (47.62%) HTML
7 30 (47.62%) SQL
7 30 (47.62%) MVC
8 24 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (34.92%) TDD
11 18 (28.57%) BDD
12 17 (26.98%) HTML5
13 16 (25.40%) Kanban
14 15 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (23.81%) AngularJS
14 15 (23.81%) Front End Development
15 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (22.22%) XML
15 14 (22.22%) iPad
15 14 (22.22%) Web Development
15 14 (22.22%) JSON
16 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (20.63%) T-SQL
16 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
17 12 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (19.05%) User Experience

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 8 (12.70%) IIS
2 4 (6.35%) CMS
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (3.17%) nginx
4 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.59%) JBoss
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (17.46%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) HTTP
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (3.17%) DNS
2 2 (3.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (7.94%) MySQL
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.17%) Power BI
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.59%) Datazen
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (15.87%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.87%) Visual Studio
3 6 (9.52%) Subversion
4 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.35%) Gradle
5 4 (6.35%) Maven
5 4 (6.35%) MSTest
6 2 (3.17%) Grunt
6 2 (3.17%) gulp
7 1 (1.59%) JUnit
7 1 (1.59%) LINQPad
7 1 (1.59%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 11 (17.46%) Retail
2 8 (12.70%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Games
4 3 (4.76%) Advertising
5 2 (3.17%) Local Government
5 2 (3.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (77.78%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) C# Developer
3 15 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (15.87%) Senior Developer
5 9 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Agile Developer
7 6 (9.52%) UI Developer
7 6 (9.52%) UI/UX Developer
7 6 (9.52%) UX Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (60.32%) .NET
2 37 (58.73%) ASP.NET
3 33 (52.38%) CSS
4 32 (50.79%) jQuery
5 30 (47.62%) HTML
6 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (26.98%) HTML5
8 15 (23.81%) AngularJS
9 14 (22.22%) JSON
9 14 (22.22%) XML
10 11 (17.46%) REST
10 11 (17.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (15.87%) LINQ
12 9 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 9 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
12 9 (14.29%) Sass
13 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (12.70%) Web Services
14 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 7 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) iPad
2 12 (19.05%) User Experience
3 5 (7.94%) Clustering
3 5 (7.94%) Data Integration
3 5 (7.94%) Replication
4 4 (6.35%) Fintech
5 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) FMCG
6 1 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
2 9 (14.29%) Linux
3 6 (9.52%) Unix
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (98.41%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (47.62%) MVC
3 23 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (34.92%) TDD
5 18 (28.57%) BDD
6 16 (25.40%) Kanban
7 15 (23.81%) Front End Development
8 14 (22.22%) Web Development
9 10 (15.87%) OO
10 9 (14.29%) Mobile Development
10 9 (14.29%) SDLC
10 9 (14.29%) Time Management
11 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (12.70%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (11.11%) Pair Programming
12 7 (11.11%) Project Management
12 7 (11.11%) Waterfall
13 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
13 6 (9.52%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
2 34 (53.97%) C#
3 30 (47.62%) SQL
4 13 (20.63%) T-SQL
5 10 (15.87%) Java
6 6 (9.52%) PHP
7 5 (7.94%) Scala
8 3 (4.76%) Python
8 3 (4.76%) VB
8 3 (4.76%) VB6
9 2 (3.17%) Perl
10 1 (1.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.59%) ES6
10 1 (1.59%) R
10 1 (1.59%) RPG
10 1 (1.59%) Ruby
10 1 (1.59%) SOQL
10 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
1 2 (3.17%) ISEB
1 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.17%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) CA
2 2 (3.17%) Telerik
3 1 (1.59%) Google
3 1 (1.59%) RedGate
3 1 (1.59%) Twitter
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