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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 17 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 58 47 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.07% 10.38% 7.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.31% 12.50% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 43 44 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £25,782 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £42,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
471 376 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 81.77% 83.00% 75.99%
Number of salaries quoted 352 338 267
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 122 (99.19%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (39.84%) .NET
3 45 (36.59%) TDD
4 42 (34.15%) Java
5 40 (32.52%) C#
6 34 (27.64%) ASP.NET
7 31 (25.20%) People Management
8 30 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (24.39%) MVC
9 27 (21.95%) Open Source
10 26 (21.14%) Project Planning
11 25 (20.33%) Ruby
12 24 (19.51%) Kanban
12 24 (19.51%) RESTful
13 23 (18.70%) Scala
13 23 (18.70%) MongoDB
13 23 (18.70%) NoSQL
13 23 (18.70%) Jenkins
13 23 (18.70%) JSON
14 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (17.07%) Windows
15 21 (17.07%) HTML
16 20 (16.26%) Computer Science
17 17 (13.82%) WPF
17 17 (13.82%) Automated Testing
17 17 (13.82%) OO
17 17 (13.82%) MSTest
18 16 (13.01%) HTML5
18 16 (13.01%) NUnit
19 15 (12.20%) Web Development

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (7.32%) Confluence
2 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.63%) IIS
3 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.70%) MongoDB
1 23 (18.70%) NoSQL
2 10 (8.13%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) MySQL
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (18.70%) Jenkins
2 17 (13.82%) MSTest
3 16 (13.01%) NUnit
4 15 (12.20%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (12.20%) Moq
5 11 (8.94%) Selenium
6 9 (7.32%) JIRA
7 6 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.63%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.81%) Ant
10 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 9 (7.32%) Games
2 7 (5.69%) Finance
3 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (52.03%) Developer
2 40 (32.52%) .NET Developer
3 23 (18.70%) ScrumMaster
4 14 (11.38%) Project Manager
4 14 (11.38%) Java Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Lead Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Graduate
6 10 (8.13%) Junior
6 10 (8.13%) Junior Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Junior .NET Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Graduate Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Architect
7 9 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.50%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Team Leader
9 7 (5.69%) Development Team Leader
10 6 (4.88%) Agile Project Manager
11 5 (4.07%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (39.84%) .NET
2 34 (27.64%) ASP.NET
3 24 (19.51%) RESTful
4 23 (18.70%) JSON
5 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (17.07%) HTML
7 17 (13.82%) WPF
8 16 (13.01%) HTML5
9 15 (12.20%) Castle Windsor
9 15 (12.20%) Ninject
9 15 (12.20%) Unity DI Container
9 15 (12.20%) WinForms
9 15 (12.20%) Spring.NET
10 14 (11.38%) Play Framework
11 13 (10.57%) .NET Framework
11 13 (10.57%) WCF
12 9 (7.32%) Spring
12 9 (7.32%) Django
13 7 (5.69%) Web Services
14 6 (4.88%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.95%) Open Source
2 20 (16.26%) Computer Science
3 15 (12.20%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (8.94%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (8.13%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.07%) Social Network
6 5 (4.07%) Online Games
7 3 (2.44%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.81%) User Experience
9 1 (0.81%) Social Gaming
9 1 (0.81%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.81%) Physics
9 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.07%) Windows
2 9 (7.32%) Linux
3 1 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (99.19%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (36.59%) TDD
3 31 (25.20%) People Management
4 30 (24.39%) MVC
4 30 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (21.14%) Project Planning
6 24 (19.51%) Kanban
7 17 (13.82%) Automated Testing
7 17 (13.82%) OO
8 15 (12.20%) Web Development
8 15 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
8 15 (12.20%) MVVM
8 15 (12.20%) Web Application Development
9 11 (8.94%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.69%) RUP
10 7 (5.69%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.07%) DSDM
11 5 (4.07%) OOP
12 4 (3.25%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (34.15%) Java
2 40 (32.52%) C#
3 25 (20.33%) Ruby
4 23 (18.70%) Scala
5 14 (11.38%) JavaScript
6 10 (8.13%) Python
7 6 (4.88%) SQL
7 6 (4.88%) C++
7 6 (4.88%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.07%) VB
9 3 (2.44%) PHP
10 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.81%) Jython
Qualifications
1 15 (12.20%) Degree
2 2 (1.63%) ISEB
2 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) QA
2 4 (3.25%) HL7
Systems Management
1 9 (7.32%) Puppet
1 9 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (4.07%) Facebook
1 5 (4.07%) Twitter
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.81%) Apple
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle
3 1 (0.81%) IBM
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Circa £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 24 days ago