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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 13 62 15
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -47
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 75 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 11.45% 2.01% 11.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.09% 2.40% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 61 12 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,300 £57,500
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
573 542 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.48% 83.64% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 522 503 247
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 141 (87.04%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (53.09%) SQL
3 76 (46.91%) TDD
4 72 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 70 (43.21%) BDD
6 67 (41.36%) User Stories
6 67 (41.36%) Java
7 62 (38.27%) SDLC
8 60 (37.04%) Mentoring
9 53 (32.72%) UNIX
10 47 (29.01%) Web Services
10 47 (29.01%) Retail
11 39 (24.07%) QA
12 37 (22.84%) C#
12 37 (22.84%) Git (software)
13 36 (22.22%) Apache Hive
14 35 (21.60%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (20.99%) Procedural Programming
15 34 (20.99%) E-Commerce
16 33 (20.37%) J2EE
16 33 (20.37%) Finance
17 29 (17.90%) Degree
18 27 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
18 27 (16.67%) Business Analysis
18 27 (16.67%) Spring
19 26 (16.05%) MVC
19 26 (16.05%) OOP
19 26 (16.05%) OOD
20 25 (15.43%) JUnit
20 25 (15.43%) MongoDB

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (0.62%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.62%) IIS
1 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.62%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Project
1 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.23%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (6.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.62%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.22%) Apache Hive
2 25 (15.43%) MongoDB
3 23 (14.20%) MySQL
4 9 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.62%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 37 (22.84%) Git (software)
2 25 (15.43%) JUnit
3 17 (10.49%) Selenium
4 15 (9.26%) Visual Studio
5 13 (8.02%) JIRA
6 11 (6.79%) Cucumber
7 8 (4.94%) WebDriver
8 6 (3.70%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.23%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.62%) Subversion
10 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.62%) NUnit
10 1 (0.62%) Calabash
10 1 (0.62%) SoapUI
General
1 47 (29.01%) Retail
2 33 (20.37%) Finance
3 16 (9.88%) Banking
4 13 (8.02%) Electronics
5 2 (1.23%) Back Office
6 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (37.04%) Software Engineer
2 38 (23.46%) Analyst
3 36 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 28 (17.28%) Agile Business Analyst
5 16 (9.88%) Tester
6 14 (8.64%) Developer
7 13 (8.02%) Senior Software Engineer
7 13 (8.02%) C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (7.41%) Payments Business Analyst
9 10 (6.17%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 10 (6.17%) Test Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) Automated Tester
11 7 (4.32%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (3.70%) Software Tester
12 6 (3.70%) Selenium Tester
12 6 (3.70%) Lead Tester
12 6 (3.70%) Test Leader
12 6 (3.70%) Web Tester
12 6 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (29.01%) Web Services
2 33 (20.37%) J2EE
3 27 (16.67%) Spring
4 23 (14.20%) REST
5 22 (13.58%) JSON
5 22 (13.58%) Spring MVC
6 12 (7.41%) Java EE
6 12 (7.41%) .NET
7 8 (4.94%) HTML
8 3 (1.85%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.85%) WCF
8 3 (1.85%) GWT
9 2 (1.23%) WPF
9 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.23%) Middleware
9 2 (1.23%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.62%) JSF
10 1 (0.62%) Ajax
10 1 (0.62%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.62%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.49%) Computer Science
1 17 (10.49%) User Experience
2 16 (9.88%) Mobile App
2 16 (9.88%) Mathematics
3 13 (8.02%) Physics
3 13 (8.02%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (7.41%) Mobile Payment
5 10 (6.17%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.23%) PMI
8 1 (0.62%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 53 (32.72%) UNIX
2 20 (12.35%) Windows
3 18 (11.11%) Android
4 16 (9.88%) Apple iOS
5 15 (9.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (87.04%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (46.91%) TDD
3 72 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 70 (43.21%) BDD
5 67 (41.36%) User Stories
6 62 (38.27%) SDLC
7 60 (37.04%) Mentoring
8 35 (21.60%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (20.99%) E-Commerce
9 34 (20.99%) Procedural Programming
10 27 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (16.67%) Business Analysis
11 26 (16.05%) OOD
11 26 (16.05%) OOP
11 26 (16.05%) MVC
12 23 (14.20%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (13.58%) OO
14 17 (10.49%) Automated Testing
15 12 (7.41%) Use Case
16 11 (6.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (53.09%) SQL
2 67 (41.36%) Java
3 37 (22.84%) C#
4 16 (9.88%) C++
4 16 (9.88%) COBOL
5 13 (8.02%) Python
6 3 (1.85%) C
7 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (17.90%) Degree
2 13 (8.02%) PhD
3 7 (4.32%) ISEB
4 5 (3.09%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.23%) PMP
6 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (24.07%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (8.64%) hybris
2 10 (6.17%) Demandware
2 10 (6.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.17%) ATG
3 4 (2.47%) Google
4 2 (1.23%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle
5 1 (0.62%) Cognizant
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 22-30k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + bonus, shares, pens, med, life
Posted: 18 days ago