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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 43 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 18 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.64% 8.44% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 9.61% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 51 41
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
418 541 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 84.62% 87.82% 74.52%
Number of salaries quoted 356 475 379
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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 -4 18 £45,000 - 2
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) C#
3 17 (44.74%) .NET
4 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
5 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 14 (36.84%) HTML
6 12 (31.58%) SQL
6 12 (31.58%) CSS
7 11 (28.95%) Finance
8 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 10 (26.32%) TDD
8 10 (26.32%) Kanban
9 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
9 9 (23.68%) MVC
9 9 (23.68%) Backbone.js
9 9 (23.68%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
10 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 8 (21.05%) Silverlight
10 8 (21.05%) WCF
11 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (18.42%) Java
11 7 (18.42%) XML
11 7 (18.42%) Windows
11 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (15.79%) CSS3
12 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
12 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (15.79%) MSTest

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 2 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) OLAP
2 3 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.89%) Spotfire
2 3 (7.89%) QlikView
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.89%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
1 6 (15.79%) NUnit
1 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (15.79%) MSTest
1 6 (15.79%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (13.16%) Moq
3 3 (7.89%) Selenium
4 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 2 (5.26%) Bugzilla
4 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.26%) Hudson
4 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
4 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
4 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) FogBugz
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Team Leader
3 5 (13.16%) Graduate
3 5 (13.16%) Development Team Leader
3 5 (13.16%) Junior Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Junior .NET Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Junior
3 5 (13.16%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Team Leader
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) .NET
2 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
3 14 (36.84%) HTML
4 12 (31.58%) CSS
5 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
5 9 (23.68%) Backbone.js
5 9 (23.68%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
6 8 (21.05%) Silverlight
6 8 (21.05%) WCF
7 7 (18.42%) XML
7 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (15.79%) HTML5
8 6 (15.79%) CSS3
9 5 (13.16%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (13.16%) Ninject
9 5 (13.16%) Spring.NET
9 5 (13.16%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (13.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.16%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.89%) Open Source
4 2 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.63%) W3C
5 1 (2.63%) PMI
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.53%) Android
4 3 (7.89%) UNIX
4 3 (7.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) TDD
2 10 (26.32%) Kanban
3 9 (23.68%) MVC
4 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.16%) Web Application Development
5 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.16%) iOS Development
5 5 (13.16%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (13.16%) MVVM
5 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.53%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) OO
6 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Android Development
7 3 (7.89%) RUP
8 2 (5.26%) Change Management
8 2 (5.26%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 12 (31.58%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 7 (18.42%) Java
6 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
7 4 (10.53%) C++
8 2 (5.26%) Python
8 2 (5.26%) Ruby
8 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.63%) F#
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Business Objects
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
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