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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 12 45 12
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -33
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 80 27 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 12.74% 4.33% 14.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.79% 4.95% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72 25 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
541 545 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 86.15% 87.48% 79.95%
Number of salaries quoted 463 489 270
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 May 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 118 (88.72%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (50.38%) TDD
3 61 (45.86%) Java
4 57 (42.86%) SQL
5 51 (38.35%) Software Engineering
6 48 (36.09%) BDD
7 43 (32.33%) User Stories
8 38 (28.57%) Mentoring
9 37 (27.82%) SDLC
9 37 (27.82%) QA
9 37 (27.82%) C#
10 36 (27.07%) Retail
11 34 (25.56%) UNIX
12 32 (24.06%) E-Commerce
12 32 (24.06%) Business Analysis
13 30 (22.56%) Finance
14 29 (21.80%) J2EE
15 28 (21.05%) Degree
15 28 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (19.55%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (19.55%) Web Services
17 25 (18.80%) hybris
18 24 (18.05%) Android
18 24 (18.05%) Spring
19 23 (17.29%) OOP
19 23 (17.29%) OOD
20 21 (15.79%) Apache Hive
21 20 (15.04%) Java EE
21 20 (15.04%) MVC
22 18 (13.53%) Mathematics

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.75%) IIS
1 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) MS Project
1 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.50%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 14 (10.53%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.75%) SSL
1 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.75%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) Apache Hive
2 13 (9.77%) MongoDB
3 12 (9.02%) MySQL
4 9 (6.77%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.75%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (13.53%) Git (software)
1 18 (13.53%) Cucumber
2 17 (12.78%) JIRA
3 15 (11.28%) Selenium
4 14 (10.53%) JUnit
5 10 (7.52%) Visual Studio
6 8 (6.02%) WebDriver
7 7 (5.26%) CruiseControl
8 6 (4.51%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.26%) Calabash
10 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.75%) Subversion
10 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
General
1 36 (27.07%) Retail
2 30 (22.56%) Finance
3 17 (12.78%) Banking
4 8 (6.02%) Electronics
5 7 (5.26%) Back Office
6 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (29.32%) Analyst
2 35 (26.32%) Business Analyst
3 34 (25.56%) Software Engineer
4 32 (24.06%) Agile Business Analyst
5 17 (12.78%) Tester
6 14 (10.53%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 13 (9.77%) Developer
8 11 (8.27%) Payments Business Analyst
9 10 (7.52%) Automated Tester
10 9 (6.77%) Test Engineer
11 8 (6.02%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (5.26%) C# Developer
13 6 (4.51%) Development Manager
13 6 (4.51%) Senior Developer
13 6 (4.51%) Selenium Tester
13 6 (4.51%) Lead Tester
13 6 (4.51%) Test Leader
13 6 (4.51%) Web Tester
14 5 (3.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.80%) J2EE
2 26 (19.55%) Web Services
3 24 (18.05%) Spring
4 20 (15.04%) Java EE
5 13 (9.77%) REST
5 13 (9.77%) .NET
6 12 (9.02%) JSON
6 12 (9.02%) Spring MVC
7 7 (5.26%) WCF
7 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.50%) Middleware
8 2 (1.50%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.75%) HTML
9 1 (0.75%) JSF
9 1 (0.75%) Ajax
9 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.75%) CSS
9 1 (0.75%) JSP
9 1 (0.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.53%) Mathematics
2 16 (12.03%) Mobile App
3 14 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (10.53%) User Experience
4 12 (9.02%) Mobile Payment
5 11 (8.27%) Computer Science
6 8 (6.02%) Physics
7 5 (3.76%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (1.50%) PMI
8 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.75%) EPoS
9 1 (0.75%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.56%) UNIX
2 24 (18.05%) Android
3 17 (12.78%) Apple iOS
4 9 (6.77%) Windows
4 9 (6.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (88.72%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (50.38%) TDD
3 51 (38.35%) Software Engineering
4 48 (36.09%) BDD
5 43 (32.33%) User Stories
6 38 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 37 (27.82%) SDLC
8 32 (24.06%) Business Analysis
8 32 (24.06%) E-Commerce
9 28 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (19.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (17.29%) OOD
11 23 (17.29%) OOP
12 20 (15.04%) MVC
13 17 (12.78%) Procedural Programming
14 16 (12.03%) Use Case
15 15 (11.28%) CRM
16 14 (10.53%) B2C
16 14 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
16 14 (10.53%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (45.86%) Java
2 57 (42.86%) SQL
3 37 (27.82%) C#
4 18 (13.53%) C++
5 10 (7.52%) COBOL
5 10 (7.52%) C
6 8 (6.02%) Python
7 1 (0.75%) Ruby
7 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (21.05%) Degree
2 8 (6.02%) PhD
2 8 (6.02%) ISEB
3 3 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.50%) PMP
4 2 (1.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (27.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (18.80%) hybris
2 14 (10.53%) Demandware
2 14 (10.53%) ATG
3 7 (5.26%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.76%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.01%) Google
6 1 (0.75%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + bonus, shares, pens, med, life
Posted: 12 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + bonus, shares, pens, med, life
Posted: 12 days ago