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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 26 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 38 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.84% 7.52% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 8.41% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 15
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +16.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,600 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
418 559 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.19% 89.44% 81.73%
Number of salaries quoted 325 491 357
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 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 27 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 31 £45,000 - 4
Wirral 0 7 £40,000 +9.58% 3
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 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 56 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (76.79%) .NET
3 30 (53.57%) C#
4 28 (50.00%) MVC
5 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET
5 27 (48.21%) TDD
5 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (46.43%) Dependency Injection
7 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 24 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (42.86%) Web Application Development
8 18 (32.14%) Kanban
8 18 (32.14%) Finance
9 16 (28.57%) SharePoint
9 16 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (26.79%) Ninject
10 15 (26.79%) Office 365
10 15 (26.79%) Moq
10 15 (26.79%) NUnit
10 15 (26.79%) Visual Studio
11 14 (25.00%) Migration
11 14 (25.00%) HTML
12 13 (23.21%) MSTest
12 13 (23.21%) HTML5
12 13 (23.21%) Rhino Mocks
12 13 (23.21%) Inversion of Control
12 13 (23.21%) Spring.NET
12 13 (23.21%) WCF
12 13 (23.21%) Content Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 16 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 16 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
1 16 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) OLAP
2 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.36%) Spotfire
2 3 (5.36%) QlikView
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.36%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Visual Studio
1 15 (26.79%) NUnit
1 15 (26.79%) Moq
2 13 (23.21%) MSTest
2 13 (23.21%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.57%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.79%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Music Industry
3 2 (3.57%) Back Office
3 2 (3.57%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 25 (44.64%) .NET Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (23.21%) Architect
3 13 (23.21%) SharePoint Architect
3 13 (23.21%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Graduate
4 6 (10.71%) Junior
4 6 (10.71%) Junior Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Junior .NET Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Designer
6 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Designer
7 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.57%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (76.79%) .NET
2 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET
2 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (26.79%) Ninject
4 14 (25.00%) HTML
5 13 (23.21%) Unity DI Container
5 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (23.21%) HTML5
5 13 (23.21%) Castle Windsor
5 13 (23.21%) Spring.NET
5 13 (23.21%) WCF
6 12 (21.43%) CSS
7 11 (19.64%) RESTful
8 9 (16.07%) XSLT
9 8 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 6 (10.71%) Backbone.js
11 6 (10.71%) WPF
11 6 (10.71%) WinForms
12 5 (8.93%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Inversion of Control
1 13 (23.21%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.50%) Social Network
4 3 (5.36%) Open Source
5 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) IVR
5 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (5.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.00%) MVC
3 27 (48.21%) TDD
4 26 (46.43%) Dependency Injection
5 24 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (42.86%) Web Application Development
6 18 (32.14%) Kanban
7 14 (25.00%) Migration
8 13 (23.21%) Content Management
9 12 (21.43%) BDD
10 6 (10.71%) MVVM
11 5 (8.93%) Waterfall
11 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (7.14%) OO
13 3 (5.36%) RUP
13 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
14 2 (3.57%) Refactoring
14 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
14 2 (3.57%) Pair Programming
14 2 (3.57%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) C#
2 8 (14.29%) Java
2 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) SQL
4 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.36%) C++
6 2 (3.57%) Python
6 2 (3.57%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.79%) F#
7 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) Degree
3 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Facebook
1 7 (12.50%) Twitter
2 5 (8.93%) Business Objects
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: Market range
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Aspect Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Wirral
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Wirral
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago