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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 38 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 14 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.22% 7.53% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 9.50% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 35 20
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
350 379 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 80.46% 79.29% 75.35%
Number of salaries quoted 295 335 348
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (41.86%) .NET
4 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
4 17 (39.53%) HTML
5 16 (37.21%) CSS
5 16 (37.21%) MVC
6 14 (32.56%) TDD
7 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
8 12 (27.91%) WCF
9 11 (25.58%) SQL
9 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
10 10 (23.26%) LINQ
10 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (20.93%) jQuery
11 9 (20.93%) Web Services
11 9 (20.93%) CSS3
12 8 (18.60%) XML
12 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
13 7 (16.28%) HTML5
13 7 (16.28%) Java
13 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
14 6 (13.95%) OO
14 6 (13.95%) Project Management
14 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (13.95%) JSON
14 6 (13.95%) Ajax
14 6 (13.95%) WPF
14 6 (13.95%) JIRA
15 5 (11.63%) Ruby

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
1 2 (4.65%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Jetty
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
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%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) JIRA
2 5 (11.63%) Selenium
2 5 (11.63%) TeamCity
2 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.63%) Hudson
2 5 (11.63%) SpecFlow
2 5 (11.63%) Bugzilla
2 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
2 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.30%) Subversion
4 3 (6.98%) NUnit
4 3 (6.98%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.33%) Maven
6 1 (2.33%) Log4j
6 1 (2.33%) Ant
6 1 (2.33%) JUnit
General
1 3 (6.98%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Law
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) .NET Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Project Manager
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Agile Project Manager
6 6 (13.95%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Android Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C++ Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
8 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) .NET
2 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
2 17 (39.53%) HTML
3 16 (37.21%) CSS
4 12 (27.91%) WCF
5 10 (23.26%) LINQ
5 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (20.93%) jQuery
6 9 (20.93%) CSS3
6 9 (20.93%) Web Services
7 8 (18.60%) XML
8 7 (16.28%) HTML5
9 6 (13.95%) Ajax
9 6 (13.95%) WPF
9 6 (13.95%) JSON
10 5 (11.63%) SOAP
10 5 (11.63%) REST
11 4 (9.30%) Android SDK
12 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (6.98%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) W3C
1 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Solaris
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (95.35%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) MVC
3 14 (32.56%) TDD
4 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
5 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.95%) Project Management
6 6 (13.95%) OO
6 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.63%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.63%) Automated Testing
7 5 (11.63%) BDD
7 5 (11.63%) User Stories
7 5 (11.63%) Automation Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Android Development
8 4 (9.30%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
10 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.65%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) C#
2 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.58%) SQL
4 7 (16.28%) Java
5 5 (11.63%) Ruby
6 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.65%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle
1 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Zend