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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 57 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.48% 13.30% 10.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 15.71% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 52 29
Average salary - £38,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
367 331 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 87.59% 84.65% 81.49%
Number of salaries quoted 316 300 260
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £28,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 41 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (70.73%) .NET
3 22 (53.66%) C#
3 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
4 21 (51.22%) E-Commerce
5 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
6 19 (46.34%) HTML
7 18 (43.90%) SQL
7 18 (43.90%) XML
7 18 (43.90%) MVC
7 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (41.46%) XHTML
9 16 (39.02%) CSS
10 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
11 14 (34.15%) J2EE
11 14 (34.15%) Java
11 14 (34.15%) UML
11 14 (34.15%) jQuery
12 13 (31.71%) Ajax
12 13 (31.71%) XSLT
12 13 (31.71%) Internet
12 13 (31.71%) Extreme Programming
13 12 (29.27%) RESTful
14 11 (26.83%) HTML5
14 11 (26.83%) CSS3
14 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (26.83%) Marketing
14 11 (26.83%) Retail
15 10 (24.39%) Project Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (24.39%) Tomcat
2 6 (14.63%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.88%) VoIP
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.76%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) NUnit
2 6 (14.63%) Subversion
2 6 (14.63%) Ant
2 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
2 6 (14.63%) Maven
3 5 (12.20%) MSTest
3 5 (12.20%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (12.20%) Moq
3 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.44%) TestPartner
General
1 11 (26.83%) Retail
1 11 (26.83%) Marketing
2 6 (14.63%) Back Office
2 6 (14.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Web Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Java Developer
3 11 (26.83%) .NET Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Development Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Java Web Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Junior Web Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Junior
9 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.44%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
3 19 (46.34%) HTML
4 18 (43.90%) XML
4 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (41.46%) XHTML
6 16 (39.02%) CSS
7 14 (34.15%) J2EE
7 14 (34.15%) jQuery
8 13 (31.71%) Ajax
8 13 (31.71%) XSLT
9 12 (29.27%) RESTful
10 11 (26.83%) HTML5
10 11 (26.83%) CSS3
10 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 10 (24.39%) Java EE
12 7 (17.07%) WCF
13 6 (14.63%) JSON
14 5 (12.20%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (9.76%) User Experience
3 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.32%) W3C
4 2 (4.88%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.44%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (51.22%) E-Commerce
3 18 (43.90%) MVC
4 14 (34.15%) UML
5 13 (31.71%) Extreme Programming
6 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (24.39%) OWASP
7 10 (24.39%) Web Accessibility
7 10 (24.39%) TDD
7 10 (24.39%) Project Management
8 7 (17.07%) CRM
9 5 (12.20%) Kanban
9 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (12.20%) Web Application Development
10 3 (7.32%) JVM Tuning
10 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.32%) BDD
10 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) C#
2 18 (43.90%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) Java
4 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) ISEB
1 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) ATG
3 6 (14.63%) Intershop
3 6 (14.63%) hybris
3 6 (14.63%) Demandware
4 4 (9.76%) JBoss
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