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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 22 21 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 70 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.60% 8.54% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.56% 10.29% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 39 55 21
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
663 544 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 81.45% 82.93% 71.72%
Number of salaries quoted 486 470 446
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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 57 £40,000 +17.64% 19
Durham +7 11 £37,500 +66.66%
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (98.65%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (44.59%) .NET
3 61 (41.22%) C#
4 49 (33.11%) ASP.NET
5 48 (32.43%) MVC
6 44 (29.73%) TDD
7 36 (24.32%) Java
7 36 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (23.65%) People Management
9 31 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (19.59%) Project Planning
11 28 (18.92%) Web Application Development
11 28 (18.92%) HTML
12 27 (18.24%) Windows
12 27 (18.24%) Open Source
12 27 (18.24%) Degree
13 25 (16.89%) Microsoft Azure
14 24 (16.22%) OO
15 23 (15.54%) SQL Server
15 23 (15.54%) WCF
16 22 (14.86%) HTML5
17 21 (14.19%) Computer Science
17 21 (14.19%) Web Development
18 20 (13.51%) .NET Framework
18 20 (13.51%) Kanban
18 20 (13.51%) Dependency Injection
19 19 (12.84%) RESTful
19 19 (12.84%) CSS
19 19 (12.84%) JavaScript
19 19 (12.84%) Web Services

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (2.03%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.35%) Confluence
3 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.78%) Internet
2 7 (4.73%) HTTP
3 2 (1.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.54%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.73%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.73%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.05%) MySQL
6 5 (3.38%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.03%) Jackrabbit
8 2 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (11.49%) Subversion
2 16 (10.81%) NUnit
2 16 (10.81%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.14%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.14%) MSTest
4 13 (8.78%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (8.78%) Moq
5 11 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (6.08%) Selenium
7 6 (4.05%) JUnit
8 3 (2.03%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.03%) Maven
9 2 (1.35%) JIRA
9 2 (1.35%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.35%) Xcode
9 2 (1.35%) RSpec
9 2 (1.35%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.68%) PHPUnit
General
1 18 (12.16%) Finance
2 16 (10.81%) Games
3 11 (7.43%) Marketing
4 6 (4.05%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 79 (53.38%) Developer
2 48 (32.43%) .NET Developer
3 24 (16.22%) ScrumMaster
4 17 (11.49%) Project Manager
5 16 (10.81%) Java Developer
6 12 (8.11%) Software Developer
7 10 (6.76%) Junior
7 10 (6.76%) Graduate
7 10 (6.76%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 10 (6.76%) Junior Developer
7 10 (6.76%) Junior .NET Developer
7 10 (6.76%) Graduate Developer
8 9 (6.08%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.41%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Development Team Leader
10 7 (4.73%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Agile Project Manager
10 7 (4.73%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.05%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.38%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (44.59%) .NET
2 49 (33.11%) ASP.NET
3 36 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (18.92%) HTML
5 23 (15.54%) WCF
6 22 (14.86%) HTML5
7 20 (13.51%) .NET Framework
8 19 (12.84%) CSS
8 19 (12.84%) Web Services
8 19 (12.84%) RESTful
9 17 (11.49%) WPF
10 16 (10.81%) jQuery
11 14 (9.46%) JSON
11 14 (9.46%) CSS3
12 13 (8.78%) Castle Windsor
12 13 (8.78%) Ninject
12 13 (8.78%) Unity DI Container
12 13 (8.78%) WinForms
12 13 (8.78%) Spring.NET
13 10 (6.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.24%) Open Source
2 21 (14.19%) Computer Science
3 14 (9.46%) Mathematics
4 13 (8.78%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (7.43%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (6.08%) User Experience
6 9 (6.08%) Blog
7 6 (4.05%) Online Games
8 5 (3.38%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.70%) Mobile App
10 3 (2.03%) Social Gaming
10 3 (2.03%) Online Gambling
10 3 (2.03%) Physics
11 2 (1.35%) PMI
11 2 (1.35%) iPhone
11 2 (1.35%) Social Network
11 2 (1.35%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.35%) iPad
12 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.24%) Windows
2 7 (4.73%) Linux
3 4 (2.70%) UNIX
4 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (98.65%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (32.43%) MVC
3 44 (29.73%) TDD
4 35 (23.65%) People Management
5 31 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (19.59%) Project Planning
7 28 (18.92%) Web Application Development
8 24 (16.22%) OO
9 21 (14.19%) Web Development
10 20 (13.51%) Kanban
10 20 (13.51%) Dependency Injection
11 13 (8.78%) MVVM
11 13 (8.78%) Automated Testing
12 11 (7.43%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.76%) BDD
13 10 (6.76%) Project Management
14 8 (5.41%) OOP
15 7 (4.73%) Software Engineering
15 7 (4.73%) Data Management
15 7 (4.73%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (41.22%) C#
2 36 (24.32%) Java
3 19 (12.84%) JavaScript
4 16 (10.81%) Ruby
5 13 (8.78%) Scala
6 12 (8.11%) Python
7 10 (6.76%) C++
8 9 (6.08%) SQL
9 5 (3.38%) C
9 5 (3.38%) PHP
10 4 (2.70%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.03%) PHP5
11 3 (2.03%) VB
12 2 (1.35%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.35%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.68%) Jython
Qualifications
1 27 (18.24%) Degree
2 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.73%) MCTS
3 7 (4.73%) MCITP
3 7 (4.73%) MCP
3 7 (4.73%) MCSD
3 7 (4.73%) MCSE
3 7 (4.73%) MCPD
4 2 (1.35%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.35%) ISEB
4 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.11%) QA
2 4 (2.70%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) Puppet
1 4 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.05%) Google
2 6 (4.05%) Facebook
3 2 (1.35%) Twitter
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle
4 1 (0.68%) Apple
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £31,813 to £39,085 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £28,780 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £35,232 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £47,218 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 24 days ago