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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 15 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 98 73 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.65% 8.80% 12.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.03% 11.87% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 85 37 72
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
652 615 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 84.13% 74.10% 83.53%
Number of salaries quoted 536 435 487
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
(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 82 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Durham -11 14 £40,000 +15.94% 2
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 173 (98.30%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (73.30%) .NET
3 105 (59.66%) C#
4 65 (36.93%) HTML
5 61 (34.66%) CSS
6 55 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 54 (30.68%) MVC
8 47 (26.70%) SQL
8 47 (26.70%) NUnit
9 45 (25.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 44 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 44 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 43 (24.43%) Windows
12 41 (23.30%) TDD
13 40 (22.73%) Finance
13 40 (22.73%) Dependency Injection
13 40 (22.73%) Moq
14 38 (21.59%) HTML5
14 38 (21.59%) WinForms
14 38 (21.59%) Kanban
15 37 (21.02%) JavaScript
15 37 (21.02%) Inversion of Control
16 35 (19.89%) MSTest
16 35 (19.89%) Rhino Mocks
16 35 (19.89%) Castle Windsor
16 35 (19.89%) Ninject
16 35 (19.89%) Unity DI Container
16 35 (19.89%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (19.89%) Spring.NET
17 33 (18.75%) Java

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 32 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 31 (17.61%) SharePoint 2010
2 31 (17.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (3.98%) CMS
4 6 (3.41%) IIS
5 5 (2.84%) MQSeries
5 5 (2.84%) Orchard CMS
6 2 (1.14%) Node.js
6 2 (1.14%) Apache
7 1 (0.57%) JBoss
7 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.57%) nginx
7 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (17.05%) InfoPath
2 5 (2.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (17.05%) Office 365
2 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.27%) SAN
1 4 (2.27%) NAS
2 1 (0.57%) HTTP
2 1 (0.57%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.84%) DB2
3 4 (2.27%) VLDB
3 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.27%) Big Data
4 3 (1.70%) MySQL
4 3 (1.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (26.70%) NUnit
2 44 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 40 (22.73%) Moq
4 35 (19.89%) MSTest
4 35 (19.89%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.41%) JUnit
7 3 (1.70%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.70%) Subversion
7 3 (1.70%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.70%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.14%) Grunt
8 2 (1.14%) gulp
8 2 (1.14%) Maven
8 2 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.57%) Gradle
General
1 40 (22.73%) Finance
2 9 (5.11%) Games
3 3 (1.70%) Banking
4 2 (1.14%) Retail
4 2 (1.14%) Automotive
4 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.14%) Marketing
5 1 (0.57%) Advertising
5 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (75.00%) Developer
2 66 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 31 (17.61%) Senior Developer
4 25 (14.20%) Software Developer
5 21 (11.93%) Designer
5 21 (11.93%) SharePoint Designer
6 20 (11.36%) Architect
6 20 (11.36%) C# Developer
7 19 (10.80%) Senior .NET Developer
8 17 (9.66%) SharePoint Architect
9 15 (8.52%) C# Software Developer
10 13 (7.39%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
10 13 (7.39%) SharePoint Developer
10 13 (7.39%) Java Developer
10 13 (7.39%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (5.11%) Development Manager
12 8 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
12 8 (4.55%) Lead Developer
12 8 (4.55%) ScrumMaster
13 7 (3.98%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (73.30%) .NET
2 65 (36.93%) HTML
3 61 (34.66%) CSS
4 45 (25.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 38 (21.59%) WinForms
6 38 (21.59%) HTML5
7 35 (19.89%) Spring.NET
7 35 (19.89%) Castle Windsor
7 35 (19.89%) Ninject
7 35 (19.89%) Unity DI Container
8 30 (17.05%) XSLT
9 28 (15.91%) WPF
10 22 (12.50%) XML
11 13 (7.39%) WCF
12 12 (6.82%) RESTful
13 10 (5.68%) jQuery
14 9 (5.11%) AngularJS
15 8 (4.55%) .NET Framework
16 7 (3.98%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.02%) Inversion of Control
2 23 (13.07%) Social Network
2 23 (13.07%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (7.39%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.98%) User Experience
4 7 (3.98%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (2.84%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.70%) Social Media
7 2 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.57%) NHS
8 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.43%) Windows
2 11 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.41%) UNIX
4 5 (2.84%) Android
5 2 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (98.30%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (30.68%) MVC
3 41 (23.30%) TDD
4 40 (22.73%) Dependency Injection
5 38 (21.59%) Kanban
6 35 (19.89%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (16.48%) MVVM
8 24 (13.64%) OO
9 19 (10.80%) Migration
10 18 (10.23%) Content Management
11 16 (9.09%) SDLC
12 12 (6.82%) Web Application Development
13 11 (6.25%) Mentoring
13 11 (6.25%) Web Development
14 10 (5.68%) Waterfall
15 9 (5.11%) Unit Testing
16 8 (4.55%) Project Management
16 8 (4.55%) Open Source
17 7 (3.98%) Coaching
17 7 (3.98%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (59.66%) C#
2 47 (26.70%) SQL
3 37 (21.02%) JavaScript
4 33 (18.75%) Java
5 31 (17.61%) VB.NET
6 14 (7.95%) VB
7 13 (7.39%) C++
8 10 (5.68%) T-SQL
9 9 (5.11%) Scala
10 6 (3.41%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.84%) Ada
11 5 (2.84%) C
12 4 (2.27%) Groovy
13 2 (1.14%) PHP
14 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.07%) Degree
2 23 (13.07%) SC Cleared
3 17 (9.66%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.70%) MCP
6 2 (1.14%) MCSD
6 2 (1.14%) MCPD
7 1 (0.57%) PhD
7 1 (0.57%) ISEB
7 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (15.34%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.07%) Facebook
2 23 (13.07%) Twitter
3 8 (4.55%) Oracle
4 5 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.84%) Pega
5 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.57%) Sun
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle
GEM Talent
Posted: 18 days ago