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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 33 11 32
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +21
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 43 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.07% 12.00% 6.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.30% 15.58% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43 45 24
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
589 308 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 83.19% 77.00% 80.99%
Number of salaries quoted 560 290 357
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 66 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.06%) C#
3 31 (45.59%) TDD
4 29 (42.65%) Software Engineering
5 28 (41.18%) E-Commerce
6 25 (36.76%) C++
7 23 (33.82%) Java
7 23 (33.82%) OOP
7 23 (33.82%) OOD
8 22 (32.35%) J2EE
8 22 (32.35%) Spring
9 21 (30.88%) Pair Programming
9 21 (30.88%) Java EE
10 20 (29.41%) Mathematics
10 20 (29.41%) C
10 20 (29.41%) hybris
11 17 (25.00%) BDD
11 17 (25.00%) Retail
12 16 (23.53%) Mobile App
13 15 (22.06%) Mobile Commerce
14 14 (20.59%) Android
14 14 (20.59%) Apple iOS
15 13 (19.12%) .NET
16 12 (17.65%) Finance
16 12 (17.65%) Content Management
16 12 (17.65%) User Stories
17 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (16.18%) Web Development
17 11 (16.18%) Business Analysis
17 11 (16.18%) SQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Cucumber
2 9 (13.24%) Calabash
3 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.88%) MSTest
5 3 (4.41%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (4.41%) Moq
5 3 (4.41%) NUnit
6 2 (2.94%) Selenium
6 2 (2.94%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.47%) Subversion
7 1 (1.47%) Maven
7 1 (1.47%) Ant
7 1 (1.47%) JUnit
7 1 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.47%) RequisitePro
General
1 17 (25.00%) Retail
2 12 (17.65%) Finance
3 9 (13.24%) Banking
4 8 (11.76%) Retail Banking
5 5 (7.35%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Project Manager
2 14 (20.59%) Analyst
3 13 (19.12%) Business Analyst
4 12 (17.65%) Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Agile Business Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) ScrumMaster
6 8 (11.76%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Junior
8 2 (2.94%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) Software Manager
9 1 (1.47%) Architect
9 1 (1.47%) Test Leader
9 1 (1.47%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.35%) J2EE
1 22 (32.35%) Spring
2 21 (30.88%) Java EE
3 13 (19.12%) .NET
4 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
5 9 (13.24%) HTML
5 9 (13.24%) WCF
5 9 (13.24%) WPF
6 6 (8.82%) WF
6 6 (8.82%) Silverlight
7 5 (7.35%) LINQ
7 5 (7.35%) .NET Framework
7 5 (7.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (4.41%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (4.41%) Ninject
8 3 (4.41%) WinForms
8 3 (4.41%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (4.41%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (4.41%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.41%) Mathematics
2 16 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.82%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.88%) Social Media
6 3 (4.41%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.47%) New Media
7 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Android
1 14 (20.59%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) TDD
3 29 (42.65%) Software Engineering
4 28 (41.18%) E-Commerce
5 23 (33.82%) OOD
5 23 (33.82%) OOP
6 21 (30.88%) Pair Programming
7 17 (25.00%) BDD
8 15 (22.06%) Mobile Commerce
9 12 (17.65%) Content Management
9 12 (17.65%) User Stories
10 11 (16.18%) Business Analysis
10 11 (16.18%) Web Development
11 10 (14.71%) Test Automation
12 9 (13.24%) Kanban
12 9 (13.24%) Project Management
13 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (7.35%) Workflow
15 4 (5.88%) MVC
15 4 (5.88%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) C#
2 25 (36.76%) C++
3 23 (33.82%) Java
4 20 (29.41%) C
5 11 (16.18%) SQL
6 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ISEB
2 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) hybris
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.47%) HP
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) Siebel
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