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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 14 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 67 46 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 11.99% 8.52% 7.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.40% 9.58% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 45 38
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £34,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,350 £73,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
500 480 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.45% 88.89% 82.86%
Number of salaries quoted 336 458 365
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 163 (94.22%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (50.87%) User Stories
3 83 (47.98%) Java
4 76 (43.93%) TDD
5 72 (41.62%) BDD
6 67 (38.73%) Software Engineering
7 63 (36.42%) Mentoring
8 60 (34.68%) J2EE
9 57 (32.95%) Web Services
10 56 (32.37%) Continuous Integration
11 52 (30.06%) SQL
12 51 (29.48%) Unix
13 46 (26.59%) Linux
13 46 (26.59%) Spring
14 45 (26.01%) OO
14 45 (26.01%) E-Commerce
15 44 (25.43%) Retail
16 43 (24.86%) REST
17 42 (24.28%) SDLC
17 42 (24.28%) JSON
18 41 (23.70%) OOD
18 41 (23.70%) Jenkins
19 35 (20.23%) MVC
20 32 (18.50%) Spring MVC
20 32 (18.50%) OOP
20 32 (18.50%) Analytical Skills
21 31 (17.92%) DevOps
21 31 (17.92%) Amazon AWS
21 31 (17.92%) Release Management
22 30 (17.34%) MySQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (8.09%) Liferay
1 14 (8.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.16%) Apache
2 2 (1.16%) CMS
2 2 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (1.73%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 31 (17.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.94%) SSL
2 7 (4.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.34%) MySQL
2 24 (13.87%) Apache Hive
3 12 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.73%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.16%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (23.70%) Jenkins
2 28 (16.18%) JUnit
3 27 (15.61%) Artifactory
3 27 (15.61%) Git (software)
3 27 (15.61%) GitLab
3 27 (15.61%) Vagrant
4 16 (9.25%) Cucumber
4 16 (9.25%) Selenium
5 14 (8.09%) WebDriver
6 10 (5.78%) Gatling
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (25.43%) Retail
2 18 (10.40%) Finance
3 4 (2.31%) Banking
4 3 (1.73%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 53 (30.64%) Software Engineer
2 31 (17.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (17.34%) Analyst
3 30 (17.34%) Business Analyst
4 26 (15.03%) Senior Software Engineer
5 24 (13.87%) Tester
6 18 (10.40%) Agile Business Analyst
6 18 (10.40%) Developer
6 18 (10.40%) Java Engineer
7 17 (9.83%) Automated Tester
7 17 (9.83%) C# Software Engineer
7 17 (9.83%) Java Software Engineer
8 15 (8.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 15 (8.67%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 15 (8.67%) Test Leader
9 14 (8.09%) Lead Tester
9 14 (8.09%) Selenium Tester
9 14 (8.09%) Test Scripter
9 14 (8.09%) Web Tester
10 13 (7.51%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (34.68%) J2EE
2 57 (32.95%) Web Services
3 46 (26.59%) Spring
4 43 (24.86%) REST
5 42 (24.28%) JSON
6 32 (18.50%) Spring MVC
7 20 (11.56%) HTML
8 15 (8.67%) .NET
9 14 (8.09%) Hibernate
9 14 (8.09%) Java EE
9 14 (8.09%) Middleware
9 14 (8.09%) SOAP
10 13 (7.51%) XML
11 12 (6.94%) JMS
11 12 (6.94%) XSLT
12 6 (3.47%) CSS
13 3 (1.73%) Ajax
13 3 (1.73%) ASP.NET
13 3 (1.73%) LINQ
13 3 (1.73%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.50%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.25%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.20%) User Experience
4 7 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.89%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.16%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 51 (29.48%) Unix
2 46 (26.59%) Linux
3 2 (1.16%) Android
3 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.16%) Windows
3 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (94.22%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (50.87%) User Stories
3 76 (43.93%) TDD
4 72 (41.62%) BDD
5 67 (38.73%) Software Engineering
6 63 (36.42%) Mentoring
7 56 (32.37%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (26.01%) E-Commerce
8 45 (26.01%) OO
9 42 (24.28%) SDLC
10 41 (23.70%) OOD
11 35 (20.23%) MVC
12 32 (18.50%) OOP
13 31 (17.92%) DevOps
13 31 (17.92%) Release Management
14 20 (11.56%) Procedural Programming
15 15 (8.67%) Automated Testing
15 15 (8.67%) Test Strategy
16 14 (8.09%) Agile Testing
16 14 (8.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 83 (47.98%) Java
2 52 (30.06%) SQL
3 26 (15.03%) C#
4 16 (9.25%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.94%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.78%) Scala
7 5 (2.89%) COBOL
8 2 (1.16%) XAML
9 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (1.73%) Degree
2 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.87%) QA
2 14 (8.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 27 (15.61%) Ansible
1 27 (15.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (10.40%) Google
2 14 (8.09%) WSO2
3 7 (4.05%) hybris
4 3 (1.73%) Adobe
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft
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