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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 18 32 11
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 54 34 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 10.31% 6.04% 16.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.74% 7.61% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53 33 55
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £41,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +5.59%
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
460 447 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.79% 79.40% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 426 391 245
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 4 March 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 86 (96.63%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (42.70%) TDD
3 34 (38.20%) Java
4 29 (32.58%) C#
5 26 (29.21%) hybris
6 25 (28.09%) Business Analysis
7 23 (25.84%) User Stories
8 22 (24.72%) Software Engineering
8 22 (24.72%) E-Commerce
9 21 (23.60%) OOD
9 21 (23.60%) OOP
9 21 (23.60%) Finance
10 20 (22.47%) Pair Programming
10 20 (22.47%) Android
11 19 (21.35%) Cucumber
11 19 (21.35%) Spring
11 19 (21.35%) Java EE
12 18 (20.22%) Degree
13 17 (19.10%) Mathematics
13 17 (19.10%) J2EE
13 17 (19.10%) C++
13 17 (19.10%) SQL
14 16 (17.98%) BDD
15 15 (16.85%) QA
15 15 (16.85%) Retail
15 15 (16.85%) C
15 15 (16.85%) .NET
16 14 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (13.48%) CRM
17 12 (13.48%) Banking

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (21.35%) Cucumber
2 10 (11.24%) Selenium
3 9 (10.11%) JIRA
4 7 (7.87%) CruiseControl
5 6 (6.74%) Calabash
6 3 (3.37%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.25%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.12%) RequisitePro
8 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (23.60%) Finance
2 15 (16.85%) Retail
3 12 (13.48%) Banking
4 7 (7.87%) Back Office
5 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (42.70%) Analyst
2 32 (35.96%) Business Analyst
3 23 (25.84%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (12.36%) Developer
5 9 (10.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Tester
6 7 (7.87%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Development Manager
7 6 (6.74%) QA Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (5.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Payments Business Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Automated Tester
9 4 (4.49%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Programme Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Junior
9 4 (4.49%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) IT Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) Spring
1 19 (21.35%) Java EE
2 17 (19.10%) J2EE
3 15 (16.85%) .NET
4 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET
5 8 (8.99%) WCF
6 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.25%) CSS
7 2 (2.25%) HTML
8 1 (1.12%) WPF
8 1 (1.12%) WF
8 1 (1.12%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.12%) HTML5
8 1 (1.12%) SOAP
8 1 (1.12%) REST
8 1 (1.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Mathematics
2 10 (11.24%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.11%) User Experience
4 5 (5.62%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (5.62%) Social Media
5 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.25%) EPoS
8 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.47%) Android
2 12 (13.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (96.63%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (42.70%) TDD
3 25 (28.09%) Business Analysis
4 23 (25.84%) User Stories
5 22 (24.72%) Software Engineering
5 22 (24.72%) E-Commerce
6 21 (23.60%) OOD
6 21 (23.60%) OOP
7 20 (22.47%) Pair Programming
8 16 (17.98%) BDD
9 14 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (13.48%) CRM
11 11 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (11.24%) Test Automation
13 9 (10.11%) Business Process Mapping
13 9 (10.11%) Workflow
13 9 (10.11%) Customer Engagement
13 9 (10.11%) Use Case
13 9 (10.11%) B2C
13 9 (10.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (38.20%) Java
2 29 (32.58%) C#
3 17 (19.10%) C++
3 17 (19.10%) SQL
4 15 (16.85%) C
5 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.25%) Ruby
6 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Degree
2 7 (7.87%) ISEB
3 3 (3.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.12%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.85%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (29.21%) hybris
2 9 (10.11%) Demandware
2 9 (10.11%) ATG
3 7 (7.87%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.37%) Google
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.12%) HP
6 1 (1.12%) Siebel
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