The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 31 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 32 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.49% 2.72% 5.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.30% 3.39% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 18
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,250 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
508 295 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.14% 80.16% 73.02%
Number of salaries quoted 445 256 302
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Scrum
Merseyside

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Scrum
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Liverpool

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 52 (67.53%) MVC
2 49 (63.64%) C#
3 47 (61.04%) .NET
4 40 (51.95%) HTML
5 39 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (49.35%) ASP.NET
7 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
7 37 (48.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (46.75%) CSS
8 36 (46.75%) TDD
9 32 (41.56%) WCF
10 30 (38.96%) LINQ
11 26 (33.77%) jQuery
12 25 (32.47%) WPF
12 25 (32.47%) Java
13 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
14 21 (27.27%) Spring
15 20 (25.97%) DSDM
16 19 (24.68%) Hibernate
17 16 (20.78%) SQL
17 16 (20.78%) UNIX
18 15 (19.48%) Oracle
18 15 (19.48%) E-Commerce
19 14 (18.18%) Shell Script
19 14 (18.18%) MySQL
20 13 (16.88%) OO
20 13 (16.88%) JSP
20 13 (16.88%) Servlets
20 13 (16.88%) Maven
21 12 (15.58%) Java EE

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.90%) Apache
2 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.30%) DNN
3 1 (1.30%) Jetty
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.18%) MySQL
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.60%) Big Data
5 2 (2.60%) OLAP
5 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Maven
2 12 (15.58%) Ant
3 11 (14.29%) Hudson
3 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 7 (9.09%) Subversion
5 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.60%) JUnit
6 2 (2.60%) PhoneGap
6 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.30%) Moq
7 1 (1.30%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.30%) Log4j
7 1 (1.30%) NUnit
7 1 (1.30%) JIRA
7 1 (1.30%) Selenium
7 1 (1.30%) Firebug
7 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 62 (80.52%) Developer
2 28 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 24 (31.17%) Senior Developer
4 23 (29.87%) Java Developer
5 16 (20.78%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (14.29%) Architect
7 10 (12.99%) Software Developer
8 9 (11.69%) Technical Architect
9 8 (10.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (9.09%) Consultant
10 7 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
10 7 (9.09%) Java Consultant
11 5 (6.49%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (6.49%) C# Developer
11 5 (6.49%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (6.49%) Agile .NET Developer
12 4 (5.19%) Software Programmer
12 4 (5.19%) Senior Programmer
12 4 (5.19%) Programmer
13 3 (3.90%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (61.04%) .NET
2 40 (51.95%) HTML
3 38 (49.35%) ASP.NET
4 37 (48.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 36 (46.75%) CSS
6 32 (41.56%) WCF
7 30 (38.96%) LINQ
8 26 (33.77%) jQuery
9 25 (32.47%) WPF
10 21 (27.27%) Spring
11 19 (24.68%) Hibernate
12 13 (16.88%) JSP
12 13 (16.88%) Servlets
13 12 (15.58%) ActiveMQ
13 12 (15.58%) Java EE
13 12 (15.58%) Apache Axis
14 11 (14.29%) Spring MVC
14 11 (14.29%) Spring Security
14 11 (14.29%) JPA
14 11 (14.29%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Open Source
2 6 (7.79%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.30%) iPad
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.78%) UNIX
2 5 (6.49%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Android
3 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (67.53%) MVC
2 39 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (46.75%) TDD
4 20 (25.97%) DSDM
5 15 (19.48%) E-Commerce
6 13 (16.88%) OO
7 12 (15.58%) Migration
7 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (12.99%) Web Development
8 10 (12.99%) BDD
9 9 (11.69%) RUP
10 8 (10.39%) Project Management
10 8 (10.39%) Zachman Framework
10 8 (10.39%) TOGAF
10 8 (10.39%) Use Case
10 8 (10.39%) User Stories
11 7 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (9.09%) Automated Testing
11 7 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (63.64%) C#
2 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.47%) Java
4 16 (20.78%) SQL
5 14 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 7 (9.09%) PHP
6 7 (9.09%) Scala
7 5 (6.49%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.19%) XAML
8 4 (5.19%) C
9 2 (2.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Oracle
2 11 (14.29%) WSO2
3 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) Zend
5 2 (2.60%) Sybase
6 1 (1.30%) Google
6 1 (1.30%) Xamarin