The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
North West / Merseyside
Rank 42 51 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 24 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.37% 2.37% 5.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 2.68% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 26
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
488 448 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 88.89% 88.36% 89.16%
Number of salaries quoted 400 369 370
Median salary £41,792 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Scrum
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Merseyside

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Scrum
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southport +5 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
St Helens - 8 £52,500 -
Liverpool +6 5 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Wirral - 1 £50,000 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 46 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (69.35%) .NET
3 34 (54.84%) C#
4 31 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 31 (50.00%) TDD
5 27 (43.55%) Kanban
6 26 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (35.48%) MVC
8 21 (33.87%) ASP.NET
9 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
10 17 (27.42%) Java
11 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
11 16 (25.81%) SQL
11 16 (25.81%) OO
11 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
12 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (22.58%) BDD
14 13 (20.97%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
14 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2014
15 12 (19.35%) DevOps
15 12 (19.35%) MongoDB
16 11 (17.74%) Node.js
16 11 (17.74%) Advertising
16 11 (17.74%) WPF
17 10 (16.13%) Web Development
17 10 (16.13%) Retail
17 10 (16.13%) CSS
17 10 (16.13%) HTML
17 10 (16.13%) MySQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.45%) Drupal
1 4 (6.45%) WordPress
2 3 (4.84%) Confluence
3 2 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.61%) CMS
4 1 (1.61%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.68%) GitHub
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.61%) SaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Broadband
2 2 (3.23%) PuTTY
2 2 (3.23%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (19.35%) MongoDB
4 10 (16.13%) MySQL
5 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
6 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.68%) JIRA
3 5 (8.06%) Moq
3 5 (8.06%) MSTest
3 5 (8.06%) NUnit
3 5 (8.06%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (8.06%) Subversion
4 4 (6.45%) Bitbucket
4 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.84%) Selenium
6 2 (3.23%) Ant
6 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.23%) JMeter
6 2 (3.23%) RubyMine
6 2 (3.23%) TortoiseSVN
6 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.23%) WATIR
7 1 (1.61%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (17.74%) Advertising
2 10 (16.13%) Retail
3 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Finance
5 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (75.81%) Developer
2 24 (38.71%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Software Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Programmer
4 7 (11.29%) Software Programmer
5 6 (9.68%) Lead Developer
6 5 (8.06%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Telecoms Developer
7 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.45%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Lead Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (69.35%) .NET
2 21 (33.87%) ASP.NET
3 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
5 11 (17.74%) Node.js
5 11 (17.74%) WPF
6 10 (16.13%) CSS
6 10 (16.13%) HTML
7 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (14.52%) jQuery
8 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (12.90%) RESTful
8 8 (12.90%) WinForms
9 7 (11.29%) LINQ
10 6 (9.68%) WCF
11 5 (8.06%) Castle Windsor
11 5 (8.06%) Ninject
11 5 (8.06%) Spring.NET
11 5 (8.06%) Unity DI Container
12 4 (6.45%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) User Experience
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
4 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.23%) CentOS
4 2 (3.23%) Debian
5 1 (1.61%) Android
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.00%) TDD
3 27 (43.55%) Kanban
4 26 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (35.48%) MVC
6 16 (25.81%) OO
7 14 (22.58%) BDD
8 13 (20.97%) Dependency Injection
9 12 (19.35%) DevOps
10 10 (16.13%) Web Development
11 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
12 8 (12.90%) Web Application Development
13 7 (11.29%) Knowledge Management
13 7 (11.29%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (8.06%) Inversion of Control
14 5 (8.06%) MVVM
14 5 (8.06%) Requirements Analysis
15 4 (6.45%) Project Management
15 4 (6.45%) SDLC
16 3 (4.84%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) C#
2 17 (27.42%) Java
3 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 16 (25.81%) SQL
4 9 (14.52%) PHP
4 9 (14.52%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.06%) Perl
5 5 (8.06%) VB
6 4 (6.45%) Ruby
7 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.84%) Python
8 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.61%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.61%) C
9 1 (1.61%) C++
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) ISEB
2 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) zsh
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Google
3 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.61%) Perforce
4 1 (1.61%) Splunk
Liverpool, Merseyside
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum pro rata, 25 Days Holiday, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago