The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 26 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 30 29 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 6.99% 6.33% 13.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.45% 7.53% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 45
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Scrum
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
287 385 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 66.90% 84.06% 82.01%
Number of salaries quoted 178 282 248
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 £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Scrum
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Newbury

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Newbury

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 49 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (66.07%) C#
3 36 (64.29%) .NET
4 29 (51.79%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 27 (48.21%) TDD
7 23 (41.07%) Windows
8 20 (35.71%) Finance
9 19 (33.93%) SQL Server
10 17 (30.36%) MVC
11 16 (28.57%) HTML
11 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
11 16 (28.57%) WPF
12 15 (26.79%) WinForms
13 14 (25.00%) NUnit
13 14 (25.00%) Kanban
13 14 (25.00%) Spring.NET
13 14 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
13 14 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
13 14 (25.00%) MSTest
13 14 (25.00%) MVVM
13 14 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
13 14 (25.00%) Moq
13 14 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
13 14 (25.00%) Ninject
13 14 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
14 13 (23.21%) SQL
15 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
15 12 (21.43%) Banking
16 11 (19.64%) Visual Studio

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 10 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.14%) Confluence
3 2 (3.57%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) GSM
1 2 (3.57%) UMTS
1 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
1 2 (3.57%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) RavenDB
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.36%) MySQL
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.79%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) NUnit
1 14 (25.00%) MSTest
1 14 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 14 (25.00%) Moq
2 11 (19.64%) Visual Studio
3 9 (16.07%) ReSharper
3 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
4 7 (12.50%) Selenium
5 4 (7.14%) JIRA
6 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.57%) Hudson
6 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.57%) TestNG
6 2 (3.57%) JUnit
6 2 (3.57%) JMeter
7 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 28 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 20 (35.71%) Finance
3 12 (21.43%) Banking
4 8 (14.29%) Retail
5 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.36%) Electronics
5 3 (5.36%) Marketing
6 2 (3.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (55.36%) Developer
2 18 (32.14%) .NET Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Designer
4 6 (10.71%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 6 (10.71%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.71%) User Experience Designer
5 5 (8.93%) Senior User Experience Designer
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Designer
5 5 (8.93%) UI Designer
6 4 (7.14%) QA Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior UI Designer
6 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.36%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (5.36%) Programmer
7 3 (5.36%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (64.29%) .NET
2 16 (28.57%) HTML
2 16 (28.57%) WPF
3 15 (26.79%) WinForms
4 14 (25.00%) Spring.NET
4 14 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
4 14 (25.00%) Ninject
4 14 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
5 11 (19.64%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (19.64%) LINQ
6 10 (17.86%) jQuery
6 10 (17.86%) CSS
6 10 (17.86%) XML
7 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
7 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (16.07%) Backbone.js
8 8 (14.29%) WCF
9 6 (10.71%) .NET Framework
10 5 (8.93%) JSON
11 4 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (16.07%) User Experience
3 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (14.29%) Tandem
4 5 (8.93%) Social Network
5 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.36%) DTV
7 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) UNIX
3 2 (3.57%) Android
3 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (51.79%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (48.21%) TDD
4 17 (30.36%) MVC
5 14 (25.00%) Kanban
5 14 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (25.00%) MVVM
6 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
6 9 (16.07%) OOP
6 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
6 9 (16.07%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (14.29%) Web Application Development
8 7 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (10.71%) BDD
9 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
10 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.14%) Release Management
11 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (5.36%) Programme Management
12 3 (5.36%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) C#
2 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.21%) SQL
4 8 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (7.14%) C++
6 2 (3.57%) Perl
6 2 (3.57%) Python
6 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.79%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
2 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) Facebook
3 5 (8.93%) Twitter
4 3 (5.36%) SAP
5 2 (3.57%) TIBCO