The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 15 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 61 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.83% 6.67% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.77% 8.43% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 12
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £43,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Scrum
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
413 344 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 73.36% 79.08% 74.44%
Number of salaries quoted 268 281 269
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Scrum
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 52 (42.62%) .NET
2 47 (38.52%) C#
3 41 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (28.69%) MVC
5 34 (27.87%) ASP.NET
6 32 (26.23%) Java
7 30 (24.59%) TDD
8 28 (22.95%) Project Planning
9 23 (18.85%) HTML
10 21 (17.21%) OO
10 21 (17.21%) Finance
10 21 (17.21%) Degree
10 21 (17.21%) Computer Science
11 20 (16.39%) Games
11 20 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (15.57%) Open Source
12 19 (15.57%) .NET Framework
12 19 (15.57%) Web Services
13 17 (13.93%) Windows
13 17 (13.93%) Web Development
14 16 (13.11%) CSS
14 16 (13.11%) JavaScript
15 15 (12.30%) Ruby
15 15 (12.30%) WCF
15 15 (12.30%) HTML5
15 15 (12.30%) Jenkins
16 14 (11.48%) WPF
16 14 (11.48%) Mathematics

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 (3.28%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) Internet
2 6 (4.92%) HTTP
3 3 (2.46%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) MySQL
1 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.46%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Jenkins
2 13 (10.66%) NUnit
3 12 (9.84%) Subversion
3 12 (9.84%) MSTest
4 10 (8.20%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (8.20%) Moq
4 10 (8.20%) Git (software)
5 9 (7.38%) JUnit
6 8 (6.56%) Selenium
7 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.46%) RSpec
8 3 (2.46%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.46%) Maven
8 3 (2.46%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.82%) Ant
General
1 21 (17.21%) Finance
2 20 (16.39%) Games
3 1 (0.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (50.82%) Developer
2 41 (33.61%) .NET Developer
3 24 (19.67%) ScrumMaster
4 16 (13.11%) Java Developer
5 14 (11.48%) Project Manager
6 10 (8.20%) Graduate
6 10 (8.20%) Junior
6 10 (8.20%) Junior Developer
6 10 (8.20%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 10 (8.20%) Junior .NET Developer
6 10 (8.20%) Graduate Developer
7 9 (7.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (7.38%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.38%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.74%) Development Team Leader
9 7 (5.74%) Team Leader
9 7 (5.74%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (42.62%) .NET
2 34 (27.87%) ASP.NET
3 23 (18.85%) HTML
4 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (15.57%) Web Services
5 19 (15.57%) .NET Framework
6 16 (13.11%) CSS
7 15 (12.30%) HTML5
7 15 (12.30%) WCF
8 14 (11.48%) WPF
9 10 (8.20%) Spring.NET
9 10 (8.20%) Castle Windsor
9 10 (8.20%) Ninject
9 10 (8.20%) REST
9 10 (8.20%) WinForms
9 10 (8.20%) Spring
9 10 (8.20%) Unity DI Container
10 9 (7.38%) Play Framework
10 9 (7.38%) Ajax
10 9 (7.38%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.21%) Computer Science
2 19 (15.57%) Open Source
3 14 (11.48%) Mathematics
4 10 (8.20%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (5.74%) Visualisation
5 7 (5.74%) Online Games
6 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.46%) Social Gaming
7 3 (2.46%) Online Gambling
7 3 (2.46%) Blog
7 3 (2.46%) Physics
8 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.82%) GPGPU
8 1 (0.82%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.93%) Windows
2 7 (5.74%) Linux
3 4 (3.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.69%) MVC
3 30 (24.59%) TDD
4 28 (22.95%) Project Planning
5 21 (17.21%) OO
6 20 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (13.93%) Web Development
8 13 (10.66%) Kanban
9 12 (9.84%) Automated Testing
10 10 (8.20%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (8.20%) MVVM
10 10 (8.20%) Web Application Development
11 9 (7.38%) Software Engineering
11 9 (7.38%) Unit Testing
12 7 (5.74%) Multithreading
12 7 (5.74%) Image Processing
12 7 (5.74%) 3D Visualisation
13 6 (4.92%) User Stories
13 6 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (4.92%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 47 (38.52%) C#
2 32 (26.23%) Java
3 16 (13.11%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.30%) Ruby
5 14 (11.48%) Python
6 12 (9.84%) Scala
7 8 (6.56%) C++
8 5 (4.10%) SQL
9 3 (2.46%) PHP
9 3 (2.46%) C
10 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.82%) Jython
Qualifications
1 21 (17.21%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) ISEB
2 2 (1.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.48%) QA
2 4 (3.28%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) Puppet
1 3 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (7.38%) Google
2 4 (3.28%) Oracle
3 2 (1.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.82%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £32,000 to £39,000 per annum Pension + Healthcare + Living Costs
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 - £33,000, DOE Per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Pension + Health Care + Flexi Time
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago