The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 26 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 62 46 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.39% 8.20% 11.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.25% 11.08% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 59 37 75
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Scrum
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
605 415 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 81.87% 73.98% 78.43%
Number of salaries quoted 524 322 457
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £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 the North East

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Scrum
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Scrum Salary Trend in the North East

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the North East region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in the North East

Scrum
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the North East region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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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
Tyne and Wear -3 52 £38,000 -5.00% 16
Durham +8 9 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

1 116 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (43.18%) C#
3 55 (41.67%) Java
4 54 (40.91%) .NET
5 44 (33.33%) TDD
6 42 (31.82%) SQL
7 33 (25.00%) Ruby
8 31 (23.48%) Visual Studio
9 30 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 30 (22.73%) RESTful
9 30 (22.73%) Open Source
10 29 (21.97%) JSON
11 28 (21.21%) Scala
12 27 (20.45%) MongoDB
12 27 (20.45%) HTML
12 27 (20.45%) ASP.NET
13 25 (18.94%) NoSQL
13 25 (18.94%) Jenkins
13 25 (18.94%) Degree
14 24 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (17.42%) Windows
16 22 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (15.91%) Kanban
18 20 (15.15%) HTML5
19 19 (14.39%) Automated Testing
19 19 (14.39%) Python
19 19 (14.39%) JavaScript
20 18 (13.64%) MVC
21 17 (12.88%) Migration
21 17 (12.88%) C++

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 13 (9.85%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.33%) Confluence
2 11 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (7.58%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (7.58%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (6.06%) IIS
5 6 (4.55%) CMS
6 5 (3.79%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.76%) Node.js
7 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.76%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.58%) Office 365
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) HTTP
2 2 (1.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.45%) MongoDB
3 25 (18.94%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.03%) MySQL
6 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.76%) DB2
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (23.48%) Visual Studio
2 25 (18.94%) Jenkins
3 17 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (11.36%) Moq
4 15 (11.36%) NUnit
5 14 (10.61%) Subversion
5 14 (10.61%) Git (software)
6 13 (9.85%) Selenium
7 11 (8.33%) JIRA
7 11 (8.33%) MSTest
8 10 (7.58%) Mercurial
8 10 (7.58%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (4.55%) JUnit
10 3 (2.27%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.27%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.52%) Ant
12 1 (0.76%) Maven
12 1 (0.76%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (12.12%) Finance
2 14 (10.61%) Automotive
2 14 (10.61%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.52%) Banking
3 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.76%) Marketing
4 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (56.06%) Developer
2 35 (26.52%) Software Developer
3 23 (17.42%) Architect
4 21 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
5 20 (15.15%) .NET Developer
6 13 (9.85%) C# Developer
7 12 (9.09%) Lead Developer
8 10 (7.58%) SharePoint Architect
8 10 (7.58%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
9 9 (6.82%) Tester
9 9 (6.82%) Project Manager
10 8 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (5.30%) Java Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
12 6 (4.55%) Senior Tester
12 6 (4.55%) Technical Manager
13 5 (3.79%) Analyst
13 5 (3.79%) Software Engineer
14 4 (3.03%) Development Manager
14 4 (3.03%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (40.91%) .NET
2 30 (22.73%) RESTful
3 29 (21.97%) JSON
4 27 (20.45%) ASP.NET
4 27 (20.45%) HTML
5 20 (15.15%) HTML5
6 16 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (12.12%) WinForms
7 15 (11.36%) WPF
8 14 (10.61%) Play Framework
9 13 (9.85%) Django
9 13 (9.85%) WCF
9 13 (9.85%) Spring
9 13 (9.85%) Web Services
10 10 (7.58%) CSS
10 10 (7.58%) jQuery
10 10 (7.58%) Spring.NET
10 10 (7.58%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (7.58%) Ninject
10 10 (7.58%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.73%) Open Source
2 10 (7.58%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (7.58%) Social Network
2 10 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.79%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.27%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.52%) PMI
8 1 (0.76%) Blog
8 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.42%) Windows
2 15 (11.36%) Linux
3 3 (2.27%) UNIX
4 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (33.33%) TDD
3 24 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (15.91%) Kanban
5 19 (14.39%) Automated Testing
6 18 (13.64%) MVC
7 17 (12.88%) Migration
7 17 (12.88%) OO
7 17 (12.88%) Mentoring
8 15 (11.36%) Dependency Injection
9 12 (9.09%) Project Management
10 11 (8.33%) Web Development
11 10 (7.58%) MVVM
11 10 (7.58%) Content Management
12 9 (6.82%) CRM
12 9 (6.82%) Unit Testing
13 7 (5.30%) BDD
13 7 (5.30%) Web Application Development
14 6 (4.55%) Software Engineering
15 5 (3.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 57 (43.18%) C#
2 55 (41.67%) Java
3 42 (31.82%) SQL
4 33 (25.00%) Ruby
5 28 (21.21%) Scala
6 19 (14.39%) Python
6 19 (14.39%) JavaScript
7 17 (12.88%) C++
8 15 (11.36%) T-SQL
9 7 (5.30%) VB
9 7 (5.30%) PHP
10 5 (3.79%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.03%) PHP5
12 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.52%) XPath
14 1 (0.76%) C
14 1 (0.76%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 25 (18.94%) Degree
2 22 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (11.36%) MCPD
3 15 (11.36%) MCSD
4 13 (9.85%) Security Cleared
5 10 (7.58%) Sun Certification
6 4 (3.03%) PhD
6 4 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.52%) VCP4
8 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.76%) MCTS
9 1 (0.76%) MCITP
9 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.76%) ISEB
9 1 (0.76%) MCSE
9 1 (0.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (8.33%) Puppet
1 11 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (7.58%) Facebook
1 10 (7.58%) Twitter
2 9 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (0.76%) SAP
4 1 (0.76%) IBM
4 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.76%) Pega
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