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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 31 38 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 33 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.21% 5.25% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.60% 6.38% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 11
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
434 392 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.73% 82.35% 70.07%
Number of salaries quoted 374 352 351
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 23 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 30 (48.39%) C#
2 28 (45.16%) MVC
2 28 (45.16%) TDD
3 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (37.10%) HTML
4 23 (37.10%) .NET
5 21 (33.87%) CSS
6 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET
7 19 (30.65%) Java
7 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
8 18 (29.03%) WCF
9 16 (25.81%) SQL
10 15 (24.19%) WPF
10 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (22.58%) LINQ
11 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
12 13 (20.97%) jQuery
13 12 (19.35%) BDD
13 12 (19.35%) Hibernate
13 12 (19.35%) Spring
14 11 (17.74%) DSDM
14 11 (17.74%) MySQL
14 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
14 11 (17.74%) Hudson
14 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
15 10 (16.13%) Oracle
15 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
16 9 (14.52%) Subversion
16 9 (14.52%) UNIX

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Jetty
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 2 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) MySQL
3 5 (8.06%) RDBMS
3 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) OLAP
5 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Hudson
1 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
2 9 (14.52%) Subversion
3 7 (11.29%) Maven
3 7 (11.29%) Ant
4 6 (9.68%) JIRA
5 5 (8.06%) Selenium
5 5 (8.06%) TeamCity
5 5 (8.06%) Bugzilla
5 5 (8.06%) SpecFlow
5 5 (8.06%) WebDriver
5 5 (8.06%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.84%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.84%) NUnit
8 2 (3.23%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.23%) PhoneGap
8 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.61%) Log4j
General
1 3 (4.84%) Games
2 1 (1.61%) Law
2 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (59.68%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Java Developer
2 13 (20.97%) .NET Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Project Manager
4 10 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Agile Project Manager
6 7 (11.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Architect
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Architect
8 5 (8.06%) Consultant
8 5 (8.06%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Java Consultant
8 5 (8.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Test Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 4 (6.45%) Android Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.10%) HTML
1 23 (37.10%) .NET
2 21 (33.87%) CSS
3 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET
4 18 (29.03%) WCF
5 15 (24.19%) WPF
5 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (22.58%) LINQ
7 13 (20.97%) jQuery
8 12 (19.35%) Spring
8 12 (19.35%) Hibernate
9 7 (11.29%) Web Services
9 7 (11.29%) XML
9 7 (11.29%) JSP
9 7 (11.29%) Servlets
9 7 (11.29%) Apache Axis
10 6 (9.68%) Spring MVC
10 6 (9.68%) JPA
10 6 (9.68%) Apache CXF
10 6 (9.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Open Source
2 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.45%) W3C
3 2 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) UNIX
2 4 (6.45%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Solaris
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) MVC
1 28 (45.16%) TDD
2 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.35%) BDD
4 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
4 11 (17.74%) DSDM
5 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
6 9 (14.52%) OO
7 8 (12.90%) Project Management
7 8 (12.90%) User Stories
8 7 (11.29%) Automated Testing
9 6 (9.68%) Migration
9 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.06%) RUP
10 5 (8.06%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (8.06%) Automation Testing
10 5 (8.06%) Web Development
10 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.45%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) C#
2 19 (30.65%) Java
2 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
3 16 (25.81%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) Shell Script
5 6 (9.68%) PHP
6 5 (8.06%) Ruby
6 5 (8.06%) Scala
7 4 (6.45%) XAML
8 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) WSO2
3 3 (4.84%) Zend
4 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.23%) Sybase
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft