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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 31 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 28 47 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.61% 7.65% 5.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.47% 8.67% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 24
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Scrum
North West

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
433 542 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.77% 88.27% 79.93%
Number of salaries quoted 354 473 381
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 March 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Scrum
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -5 25 £45,000 -2.70% 6
Wirral +1 3 £40,000 +9.58% 2
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (72.09%) .NET
3 22 (51.16%) C#
4 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
4 19 (44.19%) MVC
5 18 (41.86%) TDD
6 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (37.21%) Dependency Injection
7 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (37.21%) Web Application Development
8 14 (32.56%) Kanban
8 14 (32.56%) Finance
8 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
9 12 (27.91%) HTML
10 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
10 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
10 11 (25.58%) Migration
10 11 (25.58%) Content Management
10 11 (25.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (25.58%) Office 365
10 11 (25.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (23.26%) CSS
12 9 (20.93%) WCF
12 9 (20.93%) NUnit
12 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (20.93%) Unity DI Container
12 9 (20.93%) Castle Windsor
12 9 (20.93%) Ninject
12 9 (20.93%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (20.93%) MSTest

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
1 11 (25.58%) SharePoint 2010
1 11 (25.58%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.65%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) OLAP
2 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.98%) Spotfire
2 3 (6.98%) QlikView
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.98%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.93%) NUnit
2 9 (20.93%) MSTest
2 9 (20.93%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (20.93%) Moq
3 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.33%) FogBugz
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Music Industry
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) .NET Developer
3 11 (25.58%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Architect
3 11 (25.58%) SharePoint Architect
3 11 (25.58%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.95%) Junior
4 6 (13.95%) Graduate
4 6 (13.95%) Junior Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Junior .NET Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.33%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.33%) UI Designer
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Designer
7 1 (2.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (72.09%) .NET
2 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
3 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (27.91%) HTML
5 10 (23.26%) CSS
6 9 (20.93%) WCF
6 9 (20.93%) HTML5
6 9 (20.93%) Castle Windsor
6 9 (20.93%) Ninject
6 9 (20.93%) Spring.NET
6 9 (20.93%) Unity DI Container
7 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
8 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (16.28%) RESTful
9 6 (13.95%) WinForms
9 6 (13.95%) WPF
10 5 (11.63%) XSLT
10 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.30%) Backbone.js
11 4 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Inversion of Control
1 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Social Network
3 3 (6.98%) Open Source
4 2 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (44.19%) MVC
3 18 (41.86%) TDD
4 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (37.21%) Dependency Injection
4 16 (37.21%) Web Application Development
5 14 (32.56%) Kanban
6 11 (25.58%) Content Management
6 11 (25.58%) Migration
7 7 (16.28%) BDD
8 6 (13.95%) MVVM
9 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.98%) RUP
11 2 (4.65%) Project Management
11 2 (4.65%) Change Management
11 2 (4.65%) Pair Programming
11 2 (4.65%) OO
12 1 (2.33%) Web Development
12 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) C#
2 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.63%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.98%) C++
6 2 (4.65%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) VCP4
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Business Objects
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Facebook
2 3 (6.98%) Twitter
3 2 (4.65%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
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