The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 40 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 10 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.68% 8.07% 7.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 9.64% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 38 31
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,775 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Scrum
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
298 394 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 79.89% 83.65% 81.06%
Number of salaries quoted 241 356 339
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 41 (95.35%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) C#
3 17 (39.53%) HTML
4 16 (37.21%) .NET
5 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
6 14 (32.56%) CSS
6 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
7 13 (30.23%) MVC
7 13 (30.23%) TDD
8 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
9 10 (23.26%) SQL
10 9 (20.93%) WCF
10 9 (20.93%) jQuery
10 9 (20.93%) HTML5
10 9 (20.93%) CSS3
11 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.60%) Java
11 8 (18.60%) Web Services
12 7 (16.28%) XML
12 7 (16.28%) LINQ
13 6 (13.95%) JSON
13 6 (13.95%) Project Management
13 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
14 5 (11.63%) Bugzilla
14 5 (11.63%) JIRA
14 5 (11.63%) Automated Testing
14 5 (11.63%) Ruby
14 5 (11.63%) Ajax

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2 (4.65%) Node.js
1 2 (4.65%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
1 2 (4.65%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) GitHub
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) OLAP
4 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.33%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.33%) QlikView
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Bugzilla
1 5 (11.63%) JIRA
1 5 (11.63%) Selenium
1 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
1 5 (11.63%) TeamCity
1 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
1 5 (11.63%) Hudson
1 5 (11.63%) SpecFlow
1 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.30%) Jasmine
3 3 (6.98%) NUnit
3 3 (6.98%) Subversion
3 3 (6.98%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Games
2 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) .NET Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Project Manager
4 8 (18.60%) Agile Project Manager
5 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Android Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C++ Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) HTML
2 16 (37.21%) .NET
3 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
4 14 (32.56%) CSS
5 9 (20.93%) WCF
5 9 (20.93%) jQuery
5 9 (20.93%) HTML5
5 9 (20.93%) CSS3
6 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (18.60%) Web Services
7 7 (16.28%) XML
7 7 (16.28%) LINQ
8 6 (13.95%) JSON
9 5 (11.63%) Ajax
9 5 (11.63%) Backbone.js
9 5 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (9.30%) Android SDK
10 4 (9.30%) REST
10 4 (9.30%) SOAP
11 3 (6.98%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
1 4 (9.30%) W3C
2 2 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.65%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (95.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) MVC
2 13 (30.23%) TDD
3 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.95%) Project Management
4 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.63%) Automated Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Test Scripting
5 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
5 5 (11.63%) BDD
5 5 (11.63%) User Stories
5 5 (11.63%) Automation Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Android Development
6 4 (9.30%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (9.30%) OO
7 3 (6.98%) Kanban
7 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) C#
2 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) SQL
4 8 (18.60%) Java
5 5 (11.63%) Ruby
6 4 (9.30%) C++
7 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.65%) Python
9 1 (2.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
1 2 (4.65%) TIBCO
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
Liverpool
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
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