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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 61 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 21 68 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.44% 9.77% 8.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 12.10% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 68 55
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
739 562 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 85.93% 80.75% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 627 503 508
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 £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £47,800
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 2 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 2 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
Leicester -34 7 £42,500 +11.84%
Market Harborough - 6 £35,000 - 1
Hinckley +4 5 £57,500 +41.97%
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 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 56 (71.79%) .NET
2 48 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 45 (57.69%) C#
4 32 (41.03%) E-Commerce
5 30 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 29 (37.18%) SQL
7 28 (35.90%) Java
7 28 (35.90%) MVC
7 28 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (33.33%) HTML
9 24 (30.77%) XHTML
10 23 (29.49%) CSS
11 20 (25.64%) TDD
11 20 (25.64%) jQuery
12 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (24.36%) XML
12 19 (24.36%) RESTful
13 18 (23.08%) Retail
13 18 (23.08%) Marketing
14 17 (21.79%) Ajax
14 17 (21.79%) CRM
14 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
14 17 (21.79%) Internet
14 17 (21.79%) HTML5
14 17 (21.79%) CSS3
15 16 (20.51%) UML
15 16 (20.51%) J2EE
16 15 (19.23%) Extreme Programming
17 14 (17.95%) XSLT
17 14 (17.95%) Web Application Development

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (14.10%) Tomcat
1 11 (14.10%) CMS
1 11 (14.10%) DNN
2 7 (8.97%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.79%) Internet
2 2 (2.56%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.56%) VoIP
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.13%) MySQL
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) NUnit
2 8 (10.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (10.26%) Moq
3 7 (8.97%) Subversion
3 7 (8.97%) Maven
3 7 (8.97%) Ant
3 7 (8.97%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.41%) MSTest
5 3 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (3.85%) TestPartner
6 2 (2.56%) JIRA
6 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
General
1 18 (23.08%) Retail
1 18 (23.08%) Marketing
2 13 (16.67%) Advertising
3 7 (8.97%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (58.97%) Developer
2 25 (32.05%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.95%) Java Developer
4 13 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Technical Architect
5 11 (14.10%) Analyst
5 11 (14.10%) Architect
6 7 (8.97%) Development Manager
6 7 (8.97%) Java Web Developer
7 6 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (71.79%) .NET
2 48 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 28 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (33.33%) HTML
5 24 (30.77%) XHTML
6 23 (29.49%) CSS
7 20 (25.64%) jQuery
8 19 (24.36%) RESTful
8 19 (24.36%) XML
9 17 (21.79%) HTML5
9 17 (21.79%) Ajax
9 17 (21.79%) CSS3
10 16 (20.51%) J2EE
11 14 (17.95%) XSLT
12 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 11 (14.10%) Java EE
14 10 (12.82%) WCF
15 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (8.97%) JSON
17 6 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (3.85%) Digital Media
2 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.85%) W3C
2 3 (3.85%) Blog
3 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.28%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
2 3 (3.85%) Windows Vista
2 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) E-Commerce
2 28 (35.90%) MVC
3 20 (25.64%) TDD
4 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (21.79%) CRM
6 16 (20.51%) UML
7 15 (19.23%) Extreme Programming
8 14 (17.95%) OWASP
8 14 (17.95%) Web Accessibility
8 14 (17.95%) Web Application Development
9 12 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (15.38%) BDD
9 12 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (14.10%) Dependency Injection
10 11 (14.10%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (12.82%) Project Management
11 10 (12.82%) Kanban
12 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
13 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
13 4 (5.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (57.69%) C#
2 29 (37.18%) SQL
3 28 (35.90%) Java
4 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.85%) VB
5 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) ISEB
3 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) HDFS
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle
3 7 (8.97%) ATG
3 7 (8.97%) Intershop
3 7 (8.97%) hybris
3 7 (8.97%) Demandware
4 6 (7.69%) Facebook
5 4 (5.13%) JBoss
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