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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 64 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 43 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.87% 12.43% 6.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 17.48% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 22
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £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
527 246 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.96% 71.10% 79.95%
Number of salaries quoted 490 234 322
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 £28,100 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 25 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 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 (82.05%) C#
2 30 (76.92%) TDD
3 26 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (53.85%) Java
6 20 (51.28%) OOP
6 20 (51.28%) OOD
7 19 (48.72%) C++
7 19 (48.72%) J2EE
8 18 (46.15%) .NET
8 18 (46.15%) Spring
8 18 (46.15%) Mathematics
8 18 (46.15%) Pair Programming
8 18 (46.15%) hybris
9 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET
10 15 (38.46%) Java EE
10 15 (38.46%) WCF
10 15 (38.46%) WPF
11 14 (35.90%) C
12 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
13 11 (28.21%) MVC
13 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
13 11 (28.21%) Windows
13 11 (28.21%) Moq
13 11 (28.21%) Kanban
13 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (28.21%) MSTest
14 10 (25.64%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (25.64%) Inversion of Control
14 10 (25.64%) Spring.NET

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (2.56%) IIS
1 1 (2.56%) CMS
1 1 (2.56%) DNN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MSTest
1 11 (28.21%) Moq
2 10 (25.64%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (25.64%) NUnit
3 6 (15.38%) Selenium
3 6 (15.38%) FitNesse
4 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.56%) JUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 6 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Junior
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) J2EE
2 18 (46.15%) .NET
2 18 (46.15%) Spring
3 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET
4 15 (38.46%) Java EE
4 15 (38.46%) WCF
4 15 (38.46%) WPF
5 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (25.64%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (25.64%) Ninject
6 10 (25.64%) Razor View Engine
6 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (25.64%) Unity DI Container
6 10 (25.64%) WinForms
6 10 (25.64%) Spring.NET
7 7 (17.95%) HTML
8 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 6 (15.38%) LINQ
8 6 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (12.82%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Mathematics
2 10 (25.64%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (12.82%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) TDD
2 26 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (51.28%) OOP
4 20 (51.28%) OOD
5 18 (46.15%) Pair Programming
6 11 (28.21%) Kanban
6 11 (28.21%) MVC
7 10 (25.64%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (25.64%) MVVM
7 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (25.64%) Web Application Development
8 4 (10.26%) OO
9 2 (5.13%) BDD
10 1 (2.56%) ATDD
10 1 (2.56%) Project Management
10 1 (2.56%) Service Management
10 1 (2.56%) SEO
10 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.56%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) Java
3 19 (48.72%) C++
4 14 (35.90%) C
5 10 (25.64%) SQL
6 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) hybris
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
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