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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 23 23 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 77 58 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.03% 8.77% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.98% 10.68% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 51 17
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
643 543 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 75.38% 82.15% 69.86%
Number of salaries quoted 457 450 459
Average salary £37,050 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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 +6 69 £35,000 +2.94% 14
Durham +5 8 £30,750 +36.66% 5
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 74 (49.33%) .NET
2 69 (46.00%) C#
3 56 (37.33%) ASP.NET
3 56 (37.33%) MVC
4 53 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (27.33%) TDD
6 40 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (23.33%) Java
8 32 (21.33%) HTML
9 31 (20.67%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (19.33%) Project Planning
11 28 (18.67%) Degree
11 28 (18.67%) Web Application Development
12 27 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 26 (17.33%) Open Source
13 26 (17.33%) SQL Server
14 25 (16.67%) CSS
14 25 (16.67%) Windows
15 23 (15.33%) WCF
15 23 (15.33%) Finance
16 22 (14.67%) Computer Science
16 22 (14.67%) .NET Framework
16 22 (14.67%) Web Development
17 21 (14.00%) HTML5
17 21 (14.00%) Dependency Injection
17 21 (14.00%) OO
17 21 (14.00%) Web Services
18 20 (13.33%) Games
18 20 (13.33%) Kanban
19 19 (12.67%) RESTful

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (2.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.67%) Internet
2 6 (4.00%) HTTP
3 3 (2.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.00%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.00%) MySQL
7 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (9.33%) Subversion
2 14 (9.33%) NUnit
3 12 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.00%) MSTest
4 11 (7.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (7.33%) Moq
5 9 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (6.00%) JUnit
6 7 (4.67%) Selenium
7 3 (2.00%) RSpec
7 3 (2.00%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.00%) Maven
8 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.67%) Xcode
9 1 (0.67%) Ant
9 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (15.33%) Finance
2 20 (13.33%) Games
3 10 (6.67%) Marketing
4 5 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (0.67%) Retail
5 1 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 83 (55.33%) Developer
2 54 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 24 (16.00%) ScrumMaster
4 17 (11.33%) Project Manager
5 16 (10.67%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.67%) Software Developer
7 10 (6.67%) Graduate
7 10 (6.67%) Junior
7 10 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
7 10 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
7 10 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.67%) Junior Developer
7 10 (6.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 10 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.00%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.33%) Software Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.67%) Agile Project Manager
10 7 (4.67%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (49.33%) .NET
2 56 (37.33%) ASP.NET
3 40 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (21.33%) HTML
5 25 (16.67%) CSS
6 23 (15.33%) WCF
7 22 (14.67%) .NET Framework
8 21 (14.00%) HTML5
8 21 (14.00%) Web Services
9 19 (12.67%) RESTful
10 16 (10.67%) CSS3
10 16 (10.67%) WPF
11 15 (10.00%) jQuery
12 13 (8.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (8.00%) WinForms
14 11 (7.33%) Unity DI Container
14 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 11 (7.33%) Castle Windsor
14 11 (7.33%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.33%) Open Source
2 22 (14.67%) Computer Science
3 15 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 11 (7.33%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (6.00%) Blog
6 7 (4.67%) Visualisation
6 7 (4.67%) Online Games
7 4 (2.67%) Physics
8 3 (2.00%) Social Gaming
8 3 (2.00%) Online Gambling
9 2 (1.33%) PMI
9 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.67%) GPGPU
10 1 (0.67%) CUDA
10 1 (0.67%) iPad
10 1 (0.67%) iPhone
10 1 (0.67%) Tandem
10 1 (0.67%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (4.67%) Linux
3 4 (2.67%) UNIX
4 3 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.33%) MVC
2 53 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (27.33%) TDD
4 31 (20.67%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (19.33%) Project Planning
6 28 (18.67%) Web Application Development
7 22 (14.67%) Web Development
8 21 (14.00%) Dependency Injection
8 21 (14.00%) OO
9 20 (13.33%) Kanban
10 11 (7.33%) MVVM
10 11 (7.33%) Automated Testing
10 11 (7.33%) Project Management
11 10 (6.67%) BDD
12 9 (6.00%) Unit Testing
12 9 (6.00%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.33%) Multithreading
14 7 (4.67%) 3D Visualisation
14 7 (4.67%) Image Processing
15 6 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 69 (46.00%) C#
2 35 (23.33%) Java
3 18 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.33%) Ruby
5 13 (8.67%) Python
6 12 (8.00%) Scala
7 11 (7.33%) C++
8 7 (4.67%) SQL
9 4 (2.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.67%) C
10 2 (1.33%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.33%) PHP
11 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (18.67%) Degree
2 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.00%) MCSE
3 6 (4.00%) MCP
3 6 (4.00%) MCSD
3 6 (4.00%) MCTS
3 6 (4.00%) MCITP
3 6 (4.00%) MCPD
4 2 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.33%) QA
2 4 (2.67%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (7.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.00%) Google
3 4 (2.67%) Oracle
3 4 (2.67%) Facebook
4 1 (0.67%) Apple
4 1 (0.67%) Sage
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