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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 22 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 78 60 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.55% 9.19% 7.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.52% 11.24% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 53 57 44
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 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
677 534 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 82.86% 81.78% 74.02%
Number of salaries quoted 527 473 424
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -2 64 £40,000 +14.28% 17
Durham +3 11 £37,500 +66.66%
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 146 (97.33%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (41.33%) .NET
3 54 (36.00%) C#
4 51 (34.00%) TDD
5 47 (31.33%) Java
5 47 (31.33%) ASP.NET
6 41 (27.33%) MVC
7 35 (23.33%) Open Source
8 33 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (22.00%) People Management
9 30 (20.00%) Windows
9 30 (20.00%) HTML
10 27 (18.00%) Project Planning
10 27 (18.00%) JSON
10 27 (18.00%) RESTful
11 26 (17.33%) Web Application Development
11 26 (17.33%) Ruby
12 24 (16.00%) Kanban
12 24 (16.00%) HTML5
13 23 (15.33%) Scala
13 23 (15.33%) Jenkins
13 23 (15.33%) MongoDB
13 23 (15.33%) NoSQL
13 23 (15.33%) SQL Server
14 22 (14.67%) Degree
14 22 (14.67%) WCF
15 21 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 21 (14.00%) OO
16 20 (13.33%) Computer Science

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 9 (6.00%) Confluence
2 2 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Project
2 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.67%) Internet
2 4 (2.67%) HTTP
3 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.33%) MongoDB
1 23 (15.33%) NoSQL
1 23 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.33%) MySQL
7 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (15.33%) Jenkins
2 17 (11.33%) MSTest
3 16 (10.67%) NUnit
4 15 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (10.00%) Moq
4 15 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 12 (8.00%) Selenium
6 11 (7.33%) Subversion
7 9 (6.00%) JIRA
8 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.33%) Xcode
9 2 (1.33%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.33%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.33%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.67%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.67%) Ant
General
1 10 (6.67%) Marketing
2 9 (6.00%) Games
3 8 (5.33%) Finance
4 5 (3.33%) Advertising
5 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 82 (54.67%) Developer
2 44 (29.33%) .NET Developer
3 23 (15.33%) ScrumMaster
4 17 (11.33%) Project Manager
5 15 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 14 (9.33%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.33%) Lead Developer
8 10 (6.67%) Junior
8 10 (6.67%) Junior Developer
8 10 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
8 10 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
8 10 (6.67%) Graduate
8 10 (6.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 9 (6.00%) Architect
9 9 (6.00%) Team Leader
9 9 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.33%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Development Team Leader
12 6 (4.00%) Software Engineer
12 6 (4.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (41.33%) .NET
2 47 (31.33%) ASP.NET
3 33 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (20.00%) HTML
5 27 (18.00%) JSON
5 27 (18.00%) RESTful
6 24 (16.00%) HTML5
7 22 (14.67%) WCF
8 17 (11.33%) .NET Framework
8 17 (11.33%) WPF
9 15 (10.00%) WinForms
9 15 (10.00%) Spring.NET
9 15 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
9 15 (10.00%) Ninject
9 15 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
10 14 (9.33%) jQuery
10 14 (9.33%) CSS
10 14 (9.33%) Play Framework
11 12 (8.00%) Web Services
12 10 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.33%) Open Source
2 20 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 15 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
4 14 (9.33%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.67%) Blog
7 5 (3.33%) Online Games
7 5 (3.33%) Social Network
7 5 (3.33%) User Experience
8 4 (2.67%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.00%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.00%) Visualisation
9 3 (2.00%) PMI
10 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.33%) iPhone
10 2 (1.33%) iPad
11 1 (0.67%) Social Gaming
11 1 (0.67%) Online Gambling
11 1 (0.67%) Physics
11 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.00%) Windows
2 9 (6.00%) Linux
3 3 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.33%) UNIX
4 2 (1.33%) Android
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (97.33%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (34.00%) TDD
3 41 (27.33%) MVC
4 33 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (22.00%) People Management
5 27 (18.00%) Project Planning
6 26 (17.33%) Web Application Development
7 24 (16.00%) Kanban
8 21 (14.00%) OO
9 19 (12.67%) Web Development
10 18 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
10 18 (12.00%) Automated Testing
11 15 (10.00%) MVVM
12 13 (8.67%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.67%) Project Management
14 9 (6.00%) OOP
15 8 (5.33%) Software Engineering
16 7 (4.67%) Graceful Degradation
16 7 (4.67%) BDD
16 7 (4.67%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 54 (36.00%) C#
2 47 (31.33%) Java
3 26 (17.33%) Ruby
4 23 (15.33%) Scala
5 18 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (9.33%) SQL
7 11 (7.33%) Python
7 11 (7.33%) C++
8 7 (4.67%) PHP
9 6 (4.00%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.33%) VB
11 4 (2.67%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.67%) PHP5
12 2 (1.33%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.33%) C
12 2 (1.33%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.67%) XPath
13 1 (0.67%) Jython
Qualifications
1 22 (14.67%) Degree
2 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.67%) MCPD
3 7 (4.67%) MCTS
3 7 (4.67%) MCITP
3 7 (4.67%) MCSE
3 7 (4.67%) MCP
3 7 (4.67%) MCSD
4 3 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.33%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.33%) ISEB
5 2 (1.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.00%) QA
2 4 (2.67%) HL7
Systems Management
1 9 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (6.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.33%) Facebook
3 5 (3.33%) Twitter
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle
4 1 (0.67%) IBM
4 1 (0.67%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Circa £55,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £Depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North East
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North East
Dunnhumby
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Unipres UK Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 22 days ago