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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 36 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 23 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.40% 6.53% 11.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.10% 7.77% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 43
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £38,048
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £30,640
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
324 476 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 76.06% 83.95% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 269 405 266
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,610 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Leicester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) .NET
3 14 (37.84%) TDD
4 13 (35.14%) C#
5 11 (29.73%) ISEB
6 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
7 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
7 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
8 7 (18.92%) Java
8 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (18.92%) Project Management
8 7 (18.92%) V-Model
9 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
9 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (16.22%) QA
9 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
10 5 (13.51%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (13.51%) Change Management
10 5 (13.51%) MVC
10 5 (13.51%) Finance
10 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 5 (13.51%) SaaS
11 4 (10.81%) Google
11 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
11 4 (10.81%) Windows
11 4 (10.81%) SQL
12 3 (8.11%) HTML
12 3 (8.11%) CSS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.70%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (8.11%) TestPartner
2 3 (8.11%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) Ranorex
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) NUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.70%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.70%) Liquibase
4 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Publishing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Test Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Applications Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Applications Support
6 4 (10.81%) Software Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Software Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Head of Development
8 2 (5.41%) Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
3 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
4 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (8.11%) HTML
5 3 (8.11%) CSS
5 3 (8.11%) SOAP
5 3 (8.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.41%) jQuery
7 1 (2.70%) XML
7 1 (2.70%) Flash
7 1 (2.70%) RESTful
7 1 (2.70%) WCF
7 1 (2.70%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Vista
2 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) TDD
3 7 (18.92%) Project Management
3 7 (18.92%) V-Model
4 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.51%) Change Management
5 5 (13.51%) MVC
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.11%) System Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Use Case
8 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.41%) Web Development
8 2 (5.41%) Kanban
8 2 (5.41%) Test Management
8 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) C#
2 7 (18.92%) Java
3 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
5 2 (5.41%) C++
5 2 (5.41%) VB
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) C
6 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Google
3 3 (8.11%) Twitter
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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