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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 12 40 16
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 92 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 12.55% 4.58% 10.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.44% 5.55% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 83 31 37
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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
637 559 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 86.90% 82.57% 78.86%
Number of salaries quoted 585 517 273
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 148 (84.57%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (47.43%) SQL
3 82 (46.86%) BDD
4 78 (44.57%) User Stories
5 72 (41.14%) TDD
6 71 (40.57%) Software Engineering
7 67 (38.29%) Java
8 64 (36.57%) UNIX
9 61 (34.86%) Mentoring
9 61 (34.86%) SDLC
10 52 (29.71%) E-Commerce
11 50 (28.57%) Web Services
12 44 (25.14%) Retail
13 43 (24.57%) QA
14 39 (22.29%) Git (software)
15 36 (20.57%) J2EE
15 36 (20.57%) Apache Hive
16 35 (20.00%) C#
16 35 (20.00%) Finance
17 34 (19.43%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (19.43%) Procedural Programming
18 28 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
18 28 (16.00%) MVC
19 27 (15.43%) Spring
20 25 (14.29%) MySQL
20 25 (14.29%) JUnit
20 25 (14.29%) OOP
20 25 (14.29%) OOD
20 25 (14.29%) MongoDB
21 24 (13.71%) Spring MVC

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (0.57%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.57%) IIS
1 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) MS Project
1 2 (1.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.29%) Internet
2 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.57%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.57%) Apache Hive
2 25 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 25 (14.29%) MySQL
3 9 (5.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.57%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 39 (22.29%) Git (software)
2 25 (14.29%) JUnit
3 16 (9.14%) Selenium
4 15 (8.57%) Visual Studio
5 10 (5.71%) WebDriver
5 10 (5.71%) Cucumber
6 9 (5.14%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.57%) JIRA
8 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.57%) NUnit
8 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 44 (25.14%) Retail
2 35 (20.00%) Finance
3 14 (8.00%) Electronics
4 11 (6.29%) Banking
5 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (34.86%) Software Engineer
2 39 (22.29%) Analyst
3 37 (21.14%) Business Analyst
4 23 (13.14%) Agile Business Analyst
5 22 (12.57%) Tester
6 15 (8.57%) Developer
7 14 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 13 (7.43%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
9 10 (5.71%) Project Manager
10 9 (5.14%) Web Tester
10 9 (5.14%) Lead Tester
10 9 (5.14%) Payments Business Analyst
10 9 (5.14%) Automated Tester
10 9 (5.14%) Selenium Tester
10 9 (5.14%) Test Leader
11 8 (4.57%) Senior Manager
11 8 (4.57%) Test Engineer
12 7 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
12 7 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (28.57%) Web Services
2 36 (20.57%) J2EE
3 27 (15.43%) Spring
4 24 (13.71%) Spring MVC
5 23 (13.14%) JSON
5 23 (13.14%) REST
6 19 (10.86%) HTML
7 10 (5.71%) Java EE
8 9 (5.14%) .NET
9 4 (2.29%) WPF
10 3 (1.71%) LINQ
10 3 (1.71%) GWT
10 3 (1.71%) WCF
10 3 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (1.71%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.14%) Middleware
11 2 (1.14%) Hibernate
12 1 (0.57%) JSF
12 1 (0.57%) Ajax
12 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.71%) Mobile App
2 16 (9.14%) User Experience
3 15 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 14 (8.00%) Physics
5 13 (7.43%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (6.29%) Artificial Intelligence
7 9 (5.14%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (1.14%) PMI
9 1 (0.57%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 64 (36.57%) UNIX
2 21 (12.00%) Windows
3 16 (9.14%) Linux
4 10 (5.71%) Android
4 10 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (84.57%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (46.86%) BDD
3 78 (44.57%) User Stories
4 72 (41.14%) TDD
5 71 (40.57%) Software Engineering
6 61 (34.86%) Mentoring
6 61 (34.86%) SDLC
7 52 (29.71%) E-Commerce
8 34 (19.43%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (19.43%) Procedural Programming
9 28 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 28 (16.00%) MVC
10 25 (14.29%) OOD
10 25 (14.29%) OOP
11 22 (12.57%) OO
12 20 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (9.71%) Automated Testing
13 17 (9.71%) Business Analysis
14 16 (9.14%) Change Management
15 12 (6.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (47.43%) SQL
2 67 (38.29%) Java
3 35 (20.00%) C#
4 16 (9.14%) COBOL
5 15 (8.57%) C++
6 14 (8.00%) Python
7 8 (4.57%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.00%) Scala
9 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (13.71%) Degree
2 14 (8.00%) PhD
3 5 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (2.86%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.14%) PMP
4 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (24.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (6.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.00%) hybris
3 5 (2.86%) Demandware
3 5 (2.86%) ATG
3 5 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (0.57%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + car+ bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago