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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 30 11 36
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +25
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 48 51 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.75% 12.29% 5.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.99% 16.50% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 24
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
601 309 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 84.53% 74.46% 83.04%
Number of salaries quoted 578 284 362
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 59 (96.72%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (47.54%) E-Commerce
3 24 (39.34%) TDD
3 24 (39.34%) Software Engineering
4 22 (36.07%) C#
5 19 (31.15%) C++
5 19 (31.15%) OOD
5 19 (31.15%) OOP
6 18 (29.51%) Java
6 18 (29.51%) J2EE
6 18 (29.51%) Retail
6 18 (29.51%) Spring
6 18 (29.51%) BDD
7 17 (27.87%) Pair Programming
8 16 (26.23%) Java EE
8 16 (26.23%) Mobile App
9 15 (24.59%) Mobile Commerce
9 15 (24.59%) C
9 15 (24.59%) Mathematics
9 15 (24.59%) Android
9 15 (24.59%) hybris
10 14 (22.95%) Apple iOS
11 13 (21.31%) User Stories
12 12 (19.67%) Finance
12 12 (19.67%) Content Management
13 11 (18.03%) Business Analysis
13 11 (18.03%) Web Development
13 11 (18.03%) SQL
14 10 (16.39%) Test Automation
14 10 (16.39%) Banking

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (1.64%) JBoss
1 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Cucumber
2 9 (14.75%) Calabash
3 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.92%) Selenium
4 3 (4.92%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.64%) RequisitePro
5 1 (1.64%) Ant
5 1 (1.64%) JUnit
5 1 (1.64%) MSTest
5 1 (1.64%) Maven
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 18 (29.51%) Retail
2 12 (19.67%) Finance
3 10 (16.39%) Banking
4 8 (13.11%) Retail Banking
5 5 (8.20%) Games
6 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Analyst
2 15 (24.59%) Business Analyst
3 14 (22.95%) Project Manager
4 11 (18.03%) Agile Business Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Developer
5 8 (13.11%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (6.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Junior
7 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Junior Business Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Testing Manager
9 1 (1.64%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) J2EE
1 18 (29.51%) Spring
2 16 (26.23%) Java EE
3 8 (13.11%) .NET
3 8 (13.11%) HTML
4 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
5 5 (8.20%) WCF
5 5 (8.20%) WPF
5 5 (8.20%) WF
5 5 (8.20%) Silverlight
6 4 (6.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (6.56%) LINQ
6 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.92%) CSS
8 1 (1.64%) XHTML
8 1 (1.64%) JSP
8 1 (1.64%) Web Services
8 1 (1.64%) XML
8 1 (1.64%) HTML5
8 1 (1.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Mobile App
2 15 (24.59%) Mathematics
3 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.20%) N-Tier
5 4 (6.56%) Social Media
6 1 (1.64%) Open Source
6 1 (1.64%) New Media
6 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Android
2 14 (22.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (96.72%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (47.54%) E-Commerce
3 24 (39.34%) TDD
3 24 (39.34%) Software Engineering
4 19 (31.15%) OOD
4 19 (31.15%) OOP
5 18 (29.51%) BDD
6 17 (27.87%) Pair Programming
7 15 (24.59%) Mobile Commerce
8 13 (21.31%) User Stories
9 12 (19.67%) Content Management
10 11 (18.03%) Business Analysis
10 11 (18.03%) Web Development
11 10 (16.39%) Test Automation
12 9 (14.75%) Project Management
13 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (9.84%) Kanban
14 6 (9.84%) Workflow
15 4 (6.56%) Scrum-ban
16 3 (4.92%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) C#
2 19 (31.15%) C++
3 18 (29.51%) Java
4 15 (24.59%) C
5 11 (18.03%) SQL
6 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) ISEB
2 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) hybris
2 1 (1.64%) Siebel
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.64%) HP
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle
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