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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 21 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 70 66 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.86% 10.49% 13.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.79% 12.97% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 59 56 86
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,878 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
649 509 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 82.15% 80.92% 74.96%
Number of salaries quoted 536 431 424
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 60 £38,000 +1.33% 10
Durham +4 6 £37,500 +20.00% 2
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 127 (90.71%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (39.29%) Java
3 54 (38.57%) .NET
4 52 (37.14%) C#
5 45 (32.14%) TDD
6 40 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 34 (24.29%) Open Source
8 32 (22.86%) Ruby
9 31 (22.14%) HTML
10 28 (20.00%) JSON
10 28 (20.00%) MVC
11 26 (18.57%) MongoDB
11 26 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (17.86%) Scala
12 25 (17.86%) Windows
13 24 (17.14%) SQL
13 24 (17.14%) NoSQL
13 24 (17.14%) SQL Server
13 24 (17.14%) Jenkins
13 24 (17.14%) WCF
13 24 (17.14%) RESTful
13 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (16.43%) HTML5
14 23 (16.43%) Degree
15 22 (15.71%) Kanban
16 21 (15.00%) Web Application Development
16 21 (15.00%) JavaScript
16 21 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (14.29%) Automated Testing
18 17 (12.14%) Python

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 10 (7.14%) Confluence
2 8 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.14%) IIS
5 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.71%) Node.js
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (7.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) Internet
2 4 (2.86%) HTTP
3 2 (1.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.57%) MongoDB
2 24 (17.14%) NoSQL
2 24 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.86%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.57%) MySQL
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 24 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 21 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (12.14%) Git (software)
4 16 (11.43%) Subversion
5 14 (10.00%) MSTest
6 13 (9.29%) Selenium
7 12 (8.57%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (8.57%) Moq
7 12 (8.57%) NUnit
8 10 (7.14%) JIRA
9 8 (5.71%) Mercurial
10 7 (5.00%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.14%) MSBuild
12 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.43%) Xcode
12 2 (1.43%) Ant
12 2 (1.43%) JUnit
12 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.71%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 10 (7.14%) Finance
2 7 (5.00%) Marketing
3 5 (3.57%) Automotive
3 5 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.43%) Advertising
4 2 (1.43%) Games
4 2 (1.43%) Banking
4 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 77 (55.00%) Developer
2 29 (20.71%) .NET Developer
3 25 (17.86%) Software Developer
4 17 (12.14%) Project Manager
5 13 (9.29%) ScrumMaster
6 11 (7.86%) Architect
7 10 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 10 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.71%) Tester
8 8 (5.71%) Agile Project Manager
9 7 (5.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Junior
9 7 (5.00%) Graduate
9 7 (5.00%) Junior Developer
10 6 (4.29%) Senior Tester
10 6 (4.29%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (38.57%) .NET
2 40 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 31 (22.14%) HTML
4 28 (20.00%) JSON
5 24 (17.14%) WCF
5 24 (17.14%) RESTful
5 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (16.43%) HTML5
7 17 (12.14%) jQuery
8 16 (11.43%) CSS
9 14 (10.00%) Play Framework
10 12 (8.57%) Unity DI Container
10 12 (8.57%) WinForms
10 12 (8.57%) Spring
10 12 (8.57%) .NET Framework
10 12 (8.57%) WPF
10 12 (8.57%) Spring.NET
10 12 (8.57%) Castle Windsor
10 12 (8.57%) Ninject
11 11 (7.86%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 34 (24.29%) Open Source
2 13 (9.29%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.57%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.00%) Blog
6 6 (4.29%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.57%) Social Network
8 4 (2.86%) PMI
8 4 (2.86%) User Experience
8 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.14%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.43%) iPad
10 2 (1.43%) Online Games
10 2 (1.43%) iPhone
11 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.86%) Windows
2 13 (9.29%) Linux
3 3 (2.14%) Android
3 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.43%) UNIX
4 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (90.71%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (32.14%) TDD
3 28 (20.00%) MVC
4 26 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (15.71%) Kanban
6 21 (15.00%) Web Application Development
7 20 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 16 (11.43%) OO
9 14 (10.00%) Web Development
10 13 (9.29%) Mentoring
10 13 (9.29%) People Management
11 12 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
11 12 (8.57%) MVVM
11 12 (8.57%) Project Planning
12 10 (7.14%) Project Management
13 8 (5.71%) PRINCE2
13 8 (5.71%) OOP
14 7 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (5.00%) Data Management
14 7 (5.00%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 55 (39.29%) Java
2 52 (37.14%) C#
3 32 (22.86%) Ruby
4 25 (17.86%) Scala
5 24 (17.14%) SQL
6 21 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 17 (12.14%) Python
8 16 (11.43%) C++
9 8 (5.71%) T-SQL
10 7 (5.00%) PHP
11 5 (3.57%) VB
11 5 (3.57%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.86%) PHP5
13 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.43%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.43%) XPath
14 2 (1.43%) C
15 1 (0.71%) Jython
15 1 (0.71%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 23 (16.43%) Degree
2 15 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.57%) MCSD
3 12 (8.57%) MCPD
4 8 (5.71%) Sun Certification
5 7 (5.00%) MCSE
5 7 (5.00%) MCP
5 7 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.00%) MCTS
5 7 (5.00%) MCITP
6 4 (2.86%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.43%) ISEB
8 2 (1.43%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) QA
2 4 (2.86%) HL7
Systems Management
1 10 (7.14%) Puppet
1 10 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (9.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.57%) Facebook
2 5 (3.57%) Twitter
3 1 (0.71%) Apple
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle
3 1 (0.71%) SAP
3 1 (0.71%) IBM
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