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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 17 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 44 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.06% 4.11% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.25% 4.75% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 9
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
332 442 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 83.42% 86.50% 85.03%
Number of salaries quoted 222 388 274
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 May 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 68 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (88.24%) .NET
3 33 (48.53%) MVC
4 31 (45.59%) SharePoint
4 31 (45.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 31 (45.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 30 (44.12%) Office 365
5 30 (44.12%) C#
5 30 (44.12%) Visual Studio
6 29 (42.65%) ASP.NET
6 29 (42.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (42.65%) Dependency Injection
7 28 (41.18%) TDD
8 25 (36.76%) CSS
8 25 (36.76%) HTML
8 25 (36.76%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (35.29%) InfoPath
9 24 (35.29%) HTML5
9 24 (35.29%) Web Application Development
9 24 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 24 (35.29%) XSLT
10 23 (33.82%) BDD
11 21 (30.88%) Migration
12 20 (29.41%) Content Management
13 19 (27.94%) RESTful
13 19 (27.94%) Music Industry
14 16 (23.53%) Security Cleared
14 16 (23.53%) SC Cleared
15 12 (17.65%) Computer Science

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 31 (45.59%) SharePoint
1 31 (45.59%) SharePoint 2010
1 31 (45.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (35.29%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (44.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (44.12%) Visual Studio
2 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.71%) Moq
2 10 (14.71%) NUnit
3 5 (7.35%) MSTest
3 5 (7.35%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (7.35%) Subversion
4 4 (5.88%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.47%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.47%) Selenium
5 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (27.94%) Music Industry
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
3 5 (7.35%) Electronics
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (57.35%) Developer
2 24 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 20 (29.41%) Architect
3 20 (29.41%) SharePoint Architect
4 19 (27.94%) Designer
4 19 (27.94%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 19 (27.94%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (26.47%) SharePoint Designer
6 10 (14.71%) SharePoint Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
8 5 (7.35%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Graduate
8 5 (7.35%) Junior
8 5 (7.35%) Junior Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (5.88%) PHP Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (88.24%) .NET
2 29 (42.65%) ASP.NET
2 29 (42.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (36.76%) CSS
3 25 (36.76%) HTML
4 24 (35.29%) HTML5
4 24 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (35.29%) XSLT
5 19 (27.94%) RESTful
6 10 (14.71%) Ninject
6 10 (14.71%) .NET Framework
7 6 (8.82%) jQuery
7 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.35%) Backbone.js
8 5 (7.35%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (7.35%) Unity DI Container
8 5 (7.35%) WCF
8 5 (7.35%) WPF
8 5 (7.35%) Spring.NET
8 5 (7.35%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.35%) Fat Client
2 5 (7.35%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (7.35%) Thin Client
2 5 (7.35%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.35%) IVR
2 5 (7.35%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (48.53%) MVC
3 29 (42.65%) Dependency Injection
4 28 (41.18%) TDD
5 25 (36.76%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (35.29%) Web Application Development
7 23 (33.82%) BDD
8 21 (30.88%) Migration
9 20 (29.41%) Content Management
10 9 (13.24%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.82%) Kanban
12 5 (7.35%) Performance Engineering
12 5 (7.35%) MVVM
12 5 (7.35%) Refactoring
12 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
13 4 (5.88%) OOD
13 4 (5.88%) OOP
13 4 (5.88%) OO
13 4 (5.88%) Multithreading
13 4 (5.88%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) C#
2 9 (13.24%) Java
3 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.35%) SQL
5 4 (5.88%) PHP
5 4 (5.88%) C++
5 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Security Cleared
1 16 (23.53%) SC Cleared
2 11 (16.18%) DV Cleared
3 7 (10.29%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.47%) Perforce
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