The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 43 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 28 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.28% 10.61% 7.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 14.60% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 25
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Scrum
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
532 274 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.35% 72.68% 78.17%
Number of salaries quoted 489 259 314
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Scrum
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Northampton region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Northampton

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 34 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) C#
3 30 (54.55%) TDD
4 24 (43.64%) Software Engineering
5 22 (40.00%) C++
6 20 (36.36%) Java
6 20 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 18 (32.73%) OOD
7 18 (32.73%) J2EE
7 18 (32.73%) OOP
7 18 (32.73%) Spring
7 18 (32.73%) Java EE
8 17 (30.91%) Mathematics
8 17 (30.91%) hybris
8 17 (30.91%) Pair Programming
8 17 (30.91%) C
9 15 (27.27%) .NET
10 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET
10 14 (25.45%) BDD
11 13 (23.64%) Mobile App
12 12 (21.82%) Retail
12 12 (21.82%) Kanban
12 12 (21.82%) WCF
12 12 (21.82%) WPF
13 11 (20.00%) Android
13 11 (20.00%) Apple iOS
13 11 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
14 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
14 9 (16.36%) MVC
14 9 (16.36%) Content Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (1.82%) IIS
1 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.82%) CMS
1 1 (1.82%) DNN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MSTest
1 8 (14.55%) Moq
2 7 (12.73%) Cucumber
2 7 (12.73%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (12.73%) NUnit
3 6 (10.91%) Calabash
4 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.82%) Subversion
5 1 (1.82%) Maven
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.82%) Ant
5 1 (1.82%) JUnit
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (21.82%) Retail
2 8 (14.55%) Finance
3 6 (10.91%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Retail Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Games
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Developer
1 13 (23.64%) .NET Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Project Manager
3 9 (16.36%) Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Business Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Agile Business Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) ScrumMaster
6 6 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (10.91%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Change Project Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Agile Coach
8 1 (1.82%) Software Project Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.82%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) J2EE
1 18 (32.73%) Spring
1 18 (32.73%) Java EE
2 15 (27.27%) .NET
3 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET
4 12 (21.82%) WCF
4 12 (21.82%) WPF
5 8 (14.55%) HTML
5 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (12.73%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (12.73%) Ninject
6 7 (12.73%) Razor View Engine
6 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (12.73%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (12.73%) Spring.NET
6 7 (12.73%) WinForms
7 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
7 6 (10.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (10.91%) LINQ
8 5 (9.09%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Mathematics
2 13 (23.64%) Mobile App
3 7 (12.73%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (9.09%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.82%) New Media
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Android
1 11 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (14.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (54.55%) TDD
3 24 (43.64%) Software Engineering
4 20 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 18 (32.73%) OOD
5 18 (32.73%) OOP
6 17 (30.91%) Pair Programming
7 14 (25.45%) BDD
8 12 (21.82%) Kanban
9 11 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
10 9 (16.36%) Content Management
10 9 (16.36%) MVC
11 8 (14.55%) Business Analysis
11 8 (14.55%) Web Development
11 8 (14.55%) User Stories
12 7 (12.73%) Web Application Development
12 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
12 7 (12.73%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (12.73%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) C#
2 22 (40.00%) C++
3 20 (36.36%) Java
4 17 (30.91%) C
5 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.91%) SQL
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) hybris
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) JBoss
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