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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 28 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 62 61 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.30% 9.67% 11.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 13.01% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 52 57 74
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,591 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,983 £44,250
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
589 469 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 78.85% 74.33% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 512 389 482
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -5 51 £40,000 +14.28% 18
Durham +4 11 £40,000 +28.00% 4
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 109 (87.90%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (51.61%) .NET
3 60 (48.39%) C#
4 41 (33.06%) Java
5 40 (32.26%) SQL
6 39 (31.45%) Visual Studio
7 31 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 29 (23.39%) HTML
9 26 (20.97%) TDD
9 26 (20.97%) Degree
10 25 (20.16%) ASP.NET
11 24 (19.35%) Windows
12 22 (17.74%) SharePoint
12 22 (17.74%) Migration
12 22 (17.74%) HTML5
13 21 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (15.32%) CSS
14 19 (15.32%) WinForms
14 19 (15.32%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (14.52%) JavaScript
15 18 (14.52%) Finance
15 18 (14.52%) Security Cleared
15 18 (14.52%) SharePoint 2010
16 17 (13.71%) C++
16 17 (13.71%) MVC
16 17 (13.71%) Ruby
16 17 (13.71%) Team Foundation Server
16 17 (13.71%) Office 365
17 16 (12.90%) NUnit
17 16 (12.90%) WPF

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 22 (17.74%) SharePoint
2 19 (15.32%) SharePoint 2013
3 18 (14.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (8.06%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (5.65%) CMS
5 7 (5.65%) IIS
6 5 (4.03%) Confluence
6 5 (4.03%) Orchard CMS
7 2 (1.61%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.81%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.71%) Office 365
2 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.06%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.61%) DB2
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.81%) Big Data
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (31.45%) Visual Studio
2 17 (13.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (12.90%) Moq
3 16 (12.90%) NUnit
4 11 (8.87%) MSTest
4 11 (8.87%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (8.06%) Mercurial
5 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
5 10 (8.06%) Jenkins
5 10 (8.06%) Subversion
6 7 (5.65%) JUnit
7 5 (4.03%) JIRA
7 5 (4.03%) Selenium
8 4 (3.23%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.61%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.61%) Ant
10 1 (0.81%) Maven
General
1 18 (14.52%) Finance
2 14 (11.29%) Automotive
2 14 (11.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.61%) Banking
3 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (55.65%) Developer
2 33 (26.61%) Software Developer
3 24 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 21 (16.94%) Architect
5 19 (15.32%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (12.10%) C# Developer
7 14 (11.29%) SharePoint Architect
7 14 (11.29%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 10 (8.06%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Java Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Tester
9 8 (6.45%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.65%) Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.84%) SharePoint Designer
11 6 (4.84%) Designer
11 6 (4.84%) Lead Developer
12 5 (4.03%) Senior Tester
12 5 (4.03%) Technical Manager
12 5 (4.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (51.61%) .NET
2 29 (23.39%) HTML
3 25 (20.16%) ASP.NET
4 22 (17.74%) HTML5
5 19 (15.32%) CSS
5 19 (15.32%) WinForms
6 16 (12.90%) WPF
7 15 (12.10%) RESTful
8 14 (11.29%) XSLT
9 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (9.68%) WCF
11 11 (8.87%) Spring.NET
11 11 (8.87%) Castle Windsor
11 11 (8.87%) Ninject
11 11 (8.87%) Unity DI Container
12 10 (8.06%) JSON
13 9 (7.26%) Web Services
14 8 (6.45%) XML
15 7 (5.65%) .NET Framework
15 7 (5.65%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Open Source
2 11 (8.87%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (8.87%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (8.87%) Social Network
3 8 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.84%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.03%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.61%) PMI
7 1 (0.81%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.35%) Windows
2 9 (7.26%) Linux
3 3 (2.42%) UNIX
4 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (87.90%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.97%) TDD
3 22 (17.74%) Migration
4 17 (13.71%) MVC
5 16 (12.90%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (12.90%) Kanban
6 14 (11.29%) Content Management
7 13 (10.48%) OO
8 12 (9.68%) Project Management
8 12 (9.68%) MVVM
9 11 (8.87%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.26%) CRM
10 9 (7.26%) Unit Testing
10 9 (7.26%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.45%) Automated Testing
12 7 (5.65%) Web Development
13 6 (4.84%) Software Engineering
13 6 (4.84%) PRINCE2
13 6 (4.84%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 60 (48.39%) C#
2 41 (33.06%) Java
3 40 (32.26%) SQL
4 18 (14.52%) JavaScript
5 17 (13.71%) C++
5 17 (13.71%) Ruby
6 15 (12.10%) T-SQL
7 14 (11.29%) Scala
8 12 (9.68%) Python
9 4 (3.23%) VB
10 3 (2.42%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.42%) PHP
11 2 (1.61%) C
11 2 (1.61%) XPath
11 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.81%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 26 (20.97%) Degree
2 21 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (14.52%) Security Cleared
4 14 (11.29%) MCPD
4 14 (11.29%) MCSD
5 10 (8.06%) Sun Certification
6 9 (7.26%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.23%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.23%) PhD
8 3 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.61%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) Puppet
1 5 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (8.87%) Facebook
1 11 (8.87%) Twitter
2 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.84%) Oracle
4 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.61%) Pega
5 1 (0.81%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT People First
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £27,500 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
North East
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum (dependant upon experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary dependant upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago