The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 60 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 22 66 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.77% 9.36% 8.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 11.66% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 66 45
Average salary £35,500 £38,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.57% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Scrum
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
685 566 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 86.38% 80.28% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 590 508 458
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Leicestershire region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Scrum
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Market Harborough - 8 £35,000 - 1
Hinckley +3 7 £55,000 +57.14%
Leicester -39 2 - - 1
Loughborough - 1 £30,000 -
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 80 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (70.00%) .NET
3 49 (61.25%) ASP.NET
4 46 (57.50%) C#
5 34 (42.50%) E-Commerce
6 32 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 30 (37.50%) MVC
7 30 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (33.75%) HTML
8 27 (33.75%) SQL
9 26 (32.50%) Java
10 25 (31.25%) XHTML
11 24 (30.00%) CSS
12 23 (28.75%) TDD
13 21 (26.25%) jQuery
14 19 (23.75%) Retail
14 19 (23.75%) XML
14 19 (23.75%) RESTful
15 18 (22.50%) HTML5
15 18 (22.50%) CSS3
15 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
15 18 (22.50%) Marketing
16 17 (21.25%) Ajax
16 17 (21.25%) Internet
17 16 (20.00%) CRM
17 16 (20.00%) J2EE
17 16 (20.00%) Web Application Development
18 15 (18.75%) UML
18 15 (18.75%) NUnit
19 14 (17.50%) Extreme Programming

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 11 (13.75%) Tomcat
2 9 (11.25%) CMS
2 9 (11.25%) DNN
3 7 (8.75%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.25%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.50%) VoIP
3 1 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.00%) MySQL
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) NUnit
2 10 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (10.00%) Moq
4 7 (8.75%) Subversion
4 7 (8.75%) Maven
4 7 (8.75%) Ant
4 7 (8.75%) Eclipse
5 5 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.25%) MSTest
6 2 (2.50%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.50%) JIRA
6 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.25%) TestPartner
7 1 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 19 (23.75%) Retail
2 18 (22.50%) Marketing
3 13 (16.25%) Advertising
4 7 (8.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (61.25%) Developer
2 28 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Java Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Web Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Architect
5 9 (11.25%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Java Web Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Development Manager
6 7 (8.75%) C# Developer
6 7 (8.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce Web Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (70.00%) .NET
2 49 (61.25%) ASP.NET
3 30 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (33.75%) HTML
5 25 (31.25%) XHTML
6 24 (30.00%) CSS
7 21 (26.25%) jQuery
8 19 (23.75%) RESTful
8 19 (23.75%) XML
9 18 (22.50%) CSS3
9 18 (22.50%) HTML5
10 17 (21.25%) Ajax
11 16 (20.00%) J2EE
12 14 (17.50%) XSLT
13 12 (15.00%) WCF
13 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 11 (13.75%) Java EE
15 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (8.75%) JSON
16 7 (8.75%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (5.00%) User Experience
3 3 (3.75%) Blog
3 3 (3.75%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.75%) W3C
4 2 (2.50%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.50%) Tandem
5 1 (1.25%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (42.50%) E-Commerce
3 30 (37.50%) MVC
4 23 (28.75%) TDD
5 16 (20.00%) CRM
5 16 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 15 (18.75%) UML
7 14 (17.50%) Extreme Programming
7 14 (17.50%) OWASP
7 14 (17.50%) Web Accessibility
8 12 (15.00%) BDD
8 12 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (13.75%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (12.50%) Kanban
10 10 (12.50%) Project Management
11 9 (11.25%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2
13 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
14 4 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (57.50%) C#
2 27 (33.75%) SQL
3 26 (32.50%) Java
4 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.75%) VB
5 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) HDFS
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (8.75%) ATG
3 7 (8.75%) Intershop
3 7 (8.75%) hybris
3 7 (8.75%) Demandware
4 6 (7.50%) Facebook
5 4 (5.00%) JBoss
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