The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 19 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 19 19 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.69% 6.35% 12.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.27% 7.72% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 65
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £39,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £72,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Scrum
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
205 246 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 83.00% 82.27% 79.89%
Number of salaries quoted 146 230 401
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Scrum
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Luton

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Luton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Luton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 70 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (58.11%) .NET
3 42 (56.76%) ASP.NET
3 42 (56.76%) JIRA
4 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
4 38 (51.35%) MVC
5 37 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (47.30%) E-Commerce
7 33 (44.59%) BDD
8 31 (41.89%) C#
9 29 (39.19%) Git (software)
9 29 (39.19%) Ruby
9 29 (39.19%) TDD
10 27 (36.49%) HTML
10 27 (36.49%) JavaScript
11 26 (35.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 26 (35.14%) Microsoft Azure
12 25 (33.78%) TeamCity
12 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
13 24 (32.43%) PowerShell
14 23 (31.08%) OOP
14 23 (31.08%) OO
14 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (29.73%) WCF
16 21 (28.38%) NUnit
16 21 (28.38%) jQuery
16 21 (28.38%) Web Services
17 20 (27.03%) COM
17 20 (27.03%) Finance
17 20 (27.03%) Log4Net

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 20 (27.03%) NServiceBus
2 12 (16.22%) Confluence
3 7 (9.46%) CMS
3 7 (9.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
3 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Agresso
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.35%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 26 (35.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (56.76%) JIRA
2 29 (39.19%) Git (software)
3 26 (35.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (33.78%) TeamCity
5 21 (28.38%) NUnit
6 20 (27.03%) Log4Net
6 20 (27.03%) Rhino Mocks
6 20 (27.03%) NSubstitute
6 20 (27.03%) FinalBuilder
6 20 (27.03%) SpecFlow
6 20 (27.03%) Jasmine
7 9 (12.16%) Visual Studio
8 8 (10.81%) WATIR
8 8 (10.81%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.70%) Selenium
10 1 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 20 (27.03%) Finance
2 16 (21.62%) Marketing
3 6 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Developer
2 29 (39.19%) Web Developer
3 24 (32.43%) Analyst
4 12 (16.22%) Business Analyst
5 10 (13.51%) Project Manager
6 8 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Test Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Change Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) MI Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Tester
9 1 (1.35%) Head of Testing
9 1 (1.35%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.35%) Development Manager
9 1 (1.35%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.35%) Software Manager
9 1 (1.35%) Web Development Team Leader
9 1 (1.35%) Web Team Leader
9 1 (1.35%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (58.11%) .NET
2 42 (56.76%) ASP.NET
3 37 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (36.49%) HTML
5 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (29.73%) WCF
7 21 (28.38%) jQuery
7 21 (28.38%) Web Services
8 20 (27.03%) COM
8 20 (27.03%) HTML5
8 20 (27.03%) Castle Windsor
8 20 (27.03%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (2.70%) CSS
10 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.35%) Ninject
10 1 (1.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (1.35%) NLog
10 1 (1.35%) WSDL
10 1 (1.35%) XML
10 1 (1.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (51.35%) MVC
3 35 (47.30%) E-Commerce
4 33 (44.59%) BDD
5 29 (39.19%) TDD
6 23 (31.08%) OOP
6 23 (31.08%) OO
7 18 (24.32%) Waterfall
8 14 (18.92%) Project Management
9 12 (16.22%) Change Management
10 10 (13.51%) PRINCE2
10 10 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (13.51%) Test Strategy
11 9 (12.16%) Software Architecture
11 9 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (12.16%) Web Development
11 9 (12.16%) Automated Testing
12 8 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (10.81%) Test Planning
13 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) C#
2 29 (39.19%) Ruby
3 27 (36.49%) JavaScript
4 24 (32.43%) PowerShell
5 10 (13.51%) SQL
6 1 (1.35%) VBA
6 1 (1.35%) Java
6 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (27.03%) logstash
2 10 (13.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Atlassian
3 7 (9.46%) Sitecore
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle
5 3 (4.05%) SAP
6 2 (2.70%) Progress
6 2 (2.70%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (1.35%) Siebel
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