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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 34 10 33
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 48 53 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.50% 12.56% 5.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 16.77% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 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
624 316 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 84.55% 74.88% 83.26%
Number of salaries quoted 602 291 365
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 24 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 58 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) E-Commerce
3 24 (40.00%) TDD
4 23 (38.33%) Software Engineering
5 21 (35.00%) C#
6 19 (31.67%) OOD
6 19 (31.67%) OOP
7 18 (30.00%) C++
7 18 (30.00%) Java
7 18 (30.00%) J2EE
7 18 (30.00%) Retail
7 18 (30.00%) Spring
7 18 (30.00%) BDD
8 17 (28.33%) Pair Programming
9 16 (26.67%) Java EE
9 16 (26.67%) Mobile App
10 15 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
10 15 (25.00%) C
10 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
10 15 (25.00%) Android
10 15 (25.00%) hybris
11 14 (23.33%) Apple iOS
12 13 (21.67%) User Stories
13 12 (20.00%) Finance
13 12 (20.00%) Content Management
14 11 (18.33%) Business Analysis
14 11 (18.33%) Web Development
15 10 (16.67%) Test Automation
15 10 (16.67%) Banking
15 10 (16.67%) SQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (1.67%) JBoss
1 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 9 (15.00%) Calabash
3 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.00%) Selenium
4 3 (5.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.67%) MSTest
5 1 (1.67%) Ant
5 1 (1.67%) JUnit
5 1 (1.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.67%) RequisitePro
5 1 (1.67%) Subversion
5 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 18 (30.00%) Retail
2 12 (20.00%) Finance
3 10 (16.67%) Banking
4 8 (13.33%) Retail Banking
5 5 (8.33%) Games
6 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Analyst
2 15 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Project Manager
4 11 (18.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) ScrumMaster
6 7 (11.67%) Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Junior
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Junior Business Analyst
9 1 (1.67%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.67%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) J2EE
1 18 (30.00%) Spring
2 16 (26.67%) Java EE
3 7 (11.67%) HTML
3 7 (11.67%) .NET
4 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.67%) WCF
5 4 (6.67%) WPF
5 4 (6.67%) WF
5 4 (6.67%) Silverlight
6 3 (5.00%) LINQ
6 3 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (5.00%) CSS
6 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.67%) JSP
7 1 (1.67%) Web Services
7 1 (1.67%) XML
7 1 (1.67%) XHTML
7 1 (1.67%) Ajax
7 1 (1.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Social Media
4 4 (6.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.67%) New Media
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Android
2 14 (23.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) E-Commerce
3 24 (40.00%) TDD
4 23 (38.33%) Software Engineering
5 19 (31.67%) OOD
5 19 (31.67%) OOP
6 18 (30.00%) BDD
7 17 (28.33%) Pair Programming
8 15 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
9 13 (21.67%) User Stories
10 12 (20.00%) Content Management
11 11 (18.33%) Web Development
11 11 (18.33%) Business Analysis
12 10 (16.67%) Test Automation
13 9 (15.00%) Project Management
14 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (10.00%) Workflow
15 6 (10.00%) Kanban
16 4 (6.67%) Scrum-ban
17 3 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) C#
2 18 (30.00%) C++
2 18 (30.00%) Java
3 15 (25.00%) C
4 10 (16.67%) SQL
5 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) ISEB
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) Siebel
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) HP
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