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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 39 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 38 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.55% 4.28% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.43% 4.72% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 15
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,625
% change year-on-year
- +3.15%
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
591 445 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.28% 90.63% 85.88%
Number of salaries quoted 382 313 381
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Liverpool -13 26 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Southport +4 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
St Helens - 2 £33,750 - 3
Wirral - 2 £50,000 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 48 (78.69%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) .NET
3 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
4 25 (40.98%) C#
5 22 (36.07%) SQL
6 21 (34.43%) Kanban
7 19 (31.15%) Java
8 18 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (27.87%) TDD
10 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
11 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
11 15 (24.59%) MVC
12 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET
13 13 (21.31%) MySQL
13 13 (21.31%) Oracle
13 13 (21.31%) AngularJS
14 12 (19.67%) CSS
15 11 (18.03%) Advertising
15 11 (18.03%) HTML
15 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
15 11 (18.03%) MongoDB
15 11 (18.03%) Node.js
16 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
16 10 (16.39%) PHP
16 10 (16.39%) Project Management
16 10 (16.39%) Web Development
17 9 (14.75%) DevOps
17 9 (14.75%) jQuery
18 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence

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 (6.56%) Drupal
1 4 (6.56%) WordPress
2 3 (4.92%) Confluence
2 3 (4.92%) Mule
3 2 (3.28%) Apache
3 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.56%) GitHub
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) PuTTY
1 2 (3.28%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.31%) MySQL
3 11 (18.03%) MongoDB
4 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
5 7 (11.48%) NoSQL
6 6 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (9.84%) OLAP
6 6 (9.84%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (8.20%) Essbase
7 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) JIRA
2 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.20%) Subversion
4 4 (6.56%) Bitbucket
4 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.92%) Selenium
5 3 (4.92%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.28%) Ant
6 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.28%) JMeter
6 2 (3.28%) RubyMine
6 2 (3.28%) TortoiseSVN
6 2 (3.28%) WATIR
7 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.64%) NuGet
7 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (18.03%) Advertising
2 6 (9.84%) Retail
3 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (68.85%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) Software Developer
3 9 (14.75%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Lead Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Programmer
4 7 (11.48%) Software Programmer
5 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle BI Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.56%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Agile Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.56%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Project Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) .NET
2 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET
3 13 (21.31%) AngularJS
4 12 (19.67%) CSS
5 11 (18.03%) HTML
5 11 (18.03%) Node.js
6 9 (14.75%) jQuery
7 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (11.48%) LINQ
8 6 (9.84%) Ajax
9 5 (8.20%) .NET Framework
9 5 (8.20%) WCF
9 5 (8.20%) WPF
10 4 (6.56%) Laravel
10 4 (6.56%) Symfony
10 4 (6.56%) XML
11 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
11 3 (4.92%) Java SE
11 3 (4.92%) JSON
11 3 (4.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Life Science
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
3 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.28%) CentOS
3 2 (3.28%) Debian
3 2 (3.28%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (78.69%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) Kanban
3 17 (27.87%) TDD
4 15 (24.59%) MVC
5 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (16.39%) Project Management
5 10 (16.39%) Web Development
6 9 (14.75%) DevOps
7 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
8 7 (11.48%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (11.48%) SOA
8 7 (11.48%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (9.84%) BDD
9 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.20%) ETL
10 5 (8.20%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (8.20%) OO
10 5 (8.20%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (8.20%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) C#
2 22 (36.07%) SQL
3 19 (31.15%) Java
4 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
5 10 (16.39%) PHP
6 6 (9.84%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.56%) Perl
9 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.28%) Python
10 2 (3.28%) Ruby
11 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
1 3 (4.92%) ISEB
1 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) Oracle
3 6 (9.84%) Cognos
4 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
St. Helens
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southport
ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Helens
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago