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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 50 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.52% 8.12% 9.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 9.93% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 44 30
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £41,000 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
286 453 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 75.07% 81.77% 81.92%
Number of salaries quoted 238 370 265
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,776
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) V-Model
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
4 2 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) MVC

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) TestPartner
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
2 1 (14.29%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (28.57%) V-Model
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Leicester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
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Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago