The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 29 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 29 39 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.78% 6.67% 8.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.79% 7.89% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 39 39
Average salary £30,000 £41,000 £38,097
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% +7.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £30,176
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
330 494 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 77.10% 84.44% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 267 396 300
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,776
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Scrum
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Leicester region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Leicester

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Leicester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) .NET
3 12 (38.71%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) TDD
4 11 (35.48%) ISEB
5 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
5 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
5 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (22.58%) V-Model
6 7 (22.58%) Java
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (19.35%) Project Management
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
8 5 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (16.13%) QA
8 5 (16.13%) MVC
8 5 (16.13%) SaaS
8 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (12.90%) Google
9 4 (12.90%) Windows
10 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
10 3 (9.68%) HTML
10 3 (9.68%) SQL
10 3 (9.68%) CSS
10 3 (9.68%) SOAP
10 3 (9.68%) Web Services

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (9.68%) TestPartner
2 3 (9.68%) Selenium
3 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Ranorex
4 1 (3.23%) Liquibase
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.23%) NUnit
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.23%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.23%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Publishing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Test Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Project Manager
5 5 (16.13%) Applications Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Applications Support
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Project Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Software Manager
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Automated Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Web Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
2 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
2 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (9.68%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) SOAP
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) jQuery
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) WCF
6 1 (3.23%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (3.23%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) Flash
6 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Vista
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) TDD
3 7 (22.58%) V-Model
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) MVC
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) System Testing
7 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) Kanban
8 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.23%) Use Case
9 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) C#
2 7 (22.58%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Google
3 3 (9.68%) Twitter
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