The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 55 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 17 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.60% 11.18% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 15.77% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 24
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
535 241 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.80% 70.88% 79.73%
Number of salaries quoted 498 228 326
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
Northamptonshire

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 31 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (69.57%) C#
1 32 (69.57%) TDD
2 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (58.70%) Software Engineering
4 22 (47.83%) Java
5 21 (45.65%) OOP
5 21 (45.65%) OOD
6 20 (43.48%) C++
6 20 (43.48%) J2EE
7 19 (41.30%) Spring
7 19 (41.30%) Pair Programming
7 19 (41.30%) Mathematics
7 19 (41.30%) hybris
8 17 (36.96%) .NET
9 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
9 16 (34.78%) Java EE
10 15 (32.61%) C
11 14 (30.43%) WCF
11 14 (30.43%) WPF
12 11 (23.91%) Kanban
12 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
13 10 (21.74%) SQL
13 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
13 10 (21.74%) Windows
13 10 (21.74%) MVC
13 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (21.74%) MSTest
13 10 (21.74%) Moq
14 9 (19.57%) MVVM
14 9 (19.57%) Rhino Mocks

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (2.17%) DNN
1 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MSTest
1 10 (21.74%) Moq
2 9 (19.57%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (19.57%) NUnit
3 6 (13.04%) Selenium
3 6 (13.04%) FitNesse
4 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.17%) Calabash
6 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.17%) JUnit
6 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
4 6 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Agile Coach
8 1 (2.17%) Change Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Software Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Software Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Change Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) J2EE
2 19 (41.30%) Spring
3 17 (36.96%) .NET
4 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
4 16 (34.78%) Java EE
5 14 (30.43%) WCF
5 14 (30.43%) WPF
6 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (19.57%) Castle Windsor
7 9 (19.57%) Ninject
7 9 (19.57%) Razor View Engine
7 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 9 (19.57%) Unity DI Container
7 9 (19.57%) Spring.NET
7 9 (19.57%) WinForms
8 7 (15.22%) HTML
9 6 (13.04%) LINQ
9 6 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
10 5 (10.87%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Mathematics
2 9 (19.57%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (10.87%) N-Tier
4 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) TDD
2 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (58.70%) Software Engineering
4 21 (45.65%) OOP
4 21 (45.65%) OOD
5 19 (41.30%) Pair Programming
6 11 (23.91%) Kanban
7 10 (21.74%) MVC
8 9 (19.57%) MVVM
8 9 (19.57%) Web Application Development
8 9 (19.57%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
10 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.70%) Project Management
11 4 (8.70%) OO
11 4 (8.70%) Content Management
12 3 (6.52%) BDD
12 3 (6.52%) Web Development
12 3 (6.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) C#
2 22 (47.83%) Java
3 20 (43.48%) C++
4 15 (32.61%) C
5 10 (21.74%) SQL
6 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) hybris
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
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