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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 39 48 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 16 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.00% 5.63% 7.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 6.87% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 31
Average salary £31,250 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.76% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
310 466 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 77.50% 82.04% 79.64%
Number of salaries quoted 245 357 281
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

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

Scrum Salary Histogram in Leicester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) .NET
3 11 (57.89%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) ISEB
5 6 (31.58%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
7 4 (21.05%) QA
7 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.79%) V-Model
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) SOAP
8 3 (15.79%) Selenium
8 3 (15.79%) Google
9 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
9 2 (10.53%) JIRA
9 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
9 2 (10.53%) TestPartner

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) TestPartner
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) Ranorex
4 1 (5.26%) Liquibase
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) NUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.26%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Automotive
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Applications Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Web Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) WCF
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (5.26%) RESTful
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) Flash
6 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) V-Model
6 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) System Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Google
3 2 (10.53%) Twitter
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