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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 50 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 5 39 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.25% 8.74% 11.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 10.16% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 39 23
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
354 384 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 88.50% 86.10% 82.73%
Number of salaries quoted 303 342 237
Average salary £43,401 £38,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.21% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Leicester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
3 11 (45.83%) E-Commerce
3 11 (45.83%) TDD
4 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 10 (41.67%) MVC
5 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (33.33%) WCF
6 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) XML
6 8 (33.33%) XHTML
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
7 7 (29.17%) Java
7 7 (29.17%) J2EE
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
7 7 (29.17%) NUnit
8 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (25.00%) Internet
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (20.83%) Ninject
9 5 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (20.83%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (20.83%) MSTest
9 5 (20.83%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (20.83%) Moq

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 3 (12.50%) JBoss
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) NUnit
2 5 (20.83%) MSTest
2 5 (20.83%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (20.83%) Moq
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.17%) TestPartner
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Junior
7 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Web Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Web Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) C# Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
1 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (33.33%) WCF
4 8 (33.33%) XML
4 8 (33.33%) XHTML
5 7 (29.17%) J2EE
5 7 (29.17%) CSS
5 7 (29.17%) jQuery
6 5 (20.83%) Spring.NET
6 5 (20.83%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (20.83%) Ninject
6 5 (20.83%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (20.83%) Unity DI Container
7 4 (16.67%) Ajax
7 4 (16.67%) XSLT
7 4 (16.67%) SOAP
8 3 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.50%) W3C
4 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) TDD
2 11 (45.83%) E-Commerce
3 10 (41.67%) MVC
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (20.83%) Kanban
5 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
6 4 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (16.67%) UML
7 3 (12.50%) RUP
7 3 (12.50%) SOA
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.50%) BDD
7 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) JVM Tuning
7 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
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