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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 33 50 34
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 24 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.58% 4.95% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.19% 5.92% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 34
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £37,774
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £24,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,000 £41,350
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
334 490 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 77.67% 83.62% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 269 387 294
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,428 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Leicester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) .NET
3 12 (42.86%) C#
4 10 (35.71%) ISEB
5 9 (32.14%) TDD
6 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 7 (25.00%) Java
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (17.86%) Windows
9 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
9 5 (17.86%) MVC
9 5 (17.86%) V-Model
10 4 (14.29%) System Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (14.29%) QA
10 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 4 (14.29%) TestPartner
10 4 (14.29%) Windows Vista
10 4 (14.29%) Google
10 4 (14.29%) SQL
10 4 (14.29%) Project Management
10 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
11 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
11 3 (10.71%) HTML
11 3 (10.71%) JavaScript

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (3.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (14.29%) TestPartner
3 3 (10.71%) Selenium
4 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) Ranorex
5 1 (3.57%) Liquibase
5 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.57%) NUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.57%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Automotive
1 1 (3.57%) Publishing
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Applications Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Applications Support
5 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Software Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 3 (10.71%) SOAP
4 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (10.71%) jQuery
4 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.57%) RESTful
5 1 (3.57%) WCF
5 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.57%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) Flash
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) TDD
3 5 (17.86%) MVC
3 5 (17.86%) V-Model
4 4 (14.29%) System Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.14%) Kanban
7 1 (3.57%) BDD
7 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) C#
2 7 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) ActionScript
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Google
3 3 (10.71%) Twitter
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