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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 22 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 46 58 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.58% 16.38% 14.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.65% 19.27% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 40 50 59
Average salary £39,625 £37,500 £37,457
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% +0.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,878 £34,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,496 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
395 301 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 82.29% 85.03% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 323 268 291
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 December 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 94 (96.91%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (44.33%) Java
3 41 (42.27%) TDD
4 35 (36.08%) .NET
5 29 (29.90%) Ruby
6 28 (28.87%) C#
7 26 (26.80%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (25.77%) Scala
8 25 (25.77%) Open Source
8 25 (25.77%) MongoDB
9 24 (24.74%) JSON
9 24 (24.74%) RESTful
9 24 (24.74%) NoSQL
9 24 (24.74%) Jenkins
10 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET
10 22 (22.68%) Kanban
11 21 (21.65%) HTML
12 19 (19.59%) MVC
12 19 (19.59%) Automated Testing
13 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (14.43%) JavaScript
14 14 (14.43%) Windows
14 14 (14.43%) Python
14 14 (14.43%) MSTest
14 14 (14.43%) HTML5
14 14 (14.43%) Play Framework
15 13 (13.40%) Linux
15 13 (13.40%) Computer Science
15 13 (13.40%) Mentoring
16 12 (12.37%) OO

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (10.31%) Confluence
2 3 (3.09%) IIS
2 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.03%) Node.js
4 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.77%) MongoDB
2 24 (24.74%) NoSQL
3 11 (11.34%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) MySQL
5 1 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (24.74%) Jenkins
2 14 (14.43%) MSTest
3 12 (12.37%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (12.37%) Moq
3 12 (12.37%) NUnit
3 12 (12.37%) Selenium
4 10 (10.31%) JIRA
5 7 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.09%) MSBuild
6 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.06%) Ant
7 2 (2.06%) JUnit
7 2 (2.06%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.03%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.03%) Subversion
8 1 (1.03%) Maven
General
1 7 (7.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.06%) Games
3 1 (1.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (52.58%) Developer
2 27 (27.84%) .NET Developer
3 13 (13.40%) Project Manager
4 12 (12.37%) Architect
5 11 (11.34%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (10.31%) Lead Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Java Developer
6 10 (10.31%) ScrumMaster
7 9 (9.28%) Software Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Tester
9 7 (7.22%) Junior
9 7 (7.22%) Graduate
9 7 (7.22%) Junior Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Junior .NET Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Agile Project Manager
10 6 (6.19%) Senior Tester
11 5 (5.15%) Technical Manager
11 5 (5.15%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (36.08%) .NET
2 24 (24.74%) JSON
2 24 (24.74%) RESTful
3 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET
4 21 (21.65%) HTML
5 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (14.43%) HTML5
6 14 (14.43%) Play Framework
7 12 (12.37%) Spring.NET
7 12 (12.37%) Unity DI Container
7 12 (12.37%) Castle Windsor
7 12 (12.37%) Ninject
7 12 (12.37%) WPF
7 12 (12.37%) WinForms
8 11 (11.34%) Spring
8 11 (11.34%) Django
9 10 (10.31%) WCF
10 7 (7.22%) .NET Framework
11 6 (6.19%) CSS
12 4 (4.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.77%) Open Source
2 13 (13.40%) Computer Science
3 12 (12.37%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.19%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.15%) Social Network
6 2 (2.06%) Online Games
6 2 (2.06%) PMI
7 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.43%) Windows
2 13 (13.40%) Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Android
3 1 (1.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (96.91%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (42.27%) TDD
3 26 (26.80%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (22.68%) Kanban
5 19 (19.59%) MVC
5 19 (19.59%) Automated Testing
6 13 (13.40%) Mentoring
7 12 (12.37%) Web Application Development
7 12 (12.37%) OO
7 12 (12.37%) Dependency Injection
7 12 (12.37%) MVVM
8 10 (10.31%) Web Development
8 10 (10.31%) People Management
9 9 (9.28%) Project Planning
10 6 (6.19%) RUP
10 6 (6.19%) Project Management
11 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2
12 4 (4.12%) DSDM
12 4 (4.12%) CRM
12 4 (4.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (44.33%) Java
2 29 (29.90%) Ruby
3 28 (28.87%) C#
4 25 (25.77%) Scala
5 14 (14.43%) Python
5 14 (14.43%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.25%) SQL
7 5 (5.15%) VB
7 5 (5.15%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.12%) C++
9 3 (3.09%) PHP
9 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.03%) Jython
10 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.06%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.06%) ISEB
2 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.03%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
2 4 (4.12%) HL7
Systems Management
1 10 (10.31%) Puppet
1 10 (10.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (5.15%) Facebook
1 5 (5.15%) Twitter
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.03%) Apple
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle
3 1 (1.03%) SAP
3 1 (1.03%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benfits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago