The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 43 15 36
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +21
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 44 71 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.77% 10.96% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.93% 14.98% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 43 56 28
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Scrum
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
742 474 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 80.48% 73.15% 75.78%
Number of salaries quoted 671 416 440
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Northamptonshire region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -22 31 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Daventry - 4 £25,000 -
Brackley - 3 £40,000 -
Towcester - 1 £30,000 - 1
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 47 (55.95%) C#
2 46 (54.76%) TDD
3 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (33.33%) .NET
4 28 (33.33%) BDD
5 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET
6 26 (30.95%) Kanban
7 25 (29.76%) E-Commerce
7 25 (29.76%) Software Engineering
7 25 (29.76%) WCF
8 23 (27.38%) MVC
8 23 (27.38%) C++
8 23 (27.38%) Java
9 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 21 (25.00%) Spring
10 20 (23.81%) NUnit
10 20 (23.81%) Java EE
10 20 (23.81%) C
10 20 (23.81%) Rhino Mocks
10 20 (23.81%) Moq
10 20 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (23.81%) Web Application Development
11 19 (22.62%) J2EE
11 19 (22.62%) OOP
11 19 (22.62%) OOD
12 18 (21.43%) Mathematics
12 18 (21.43%) Pair Programming
12 18 (21.43%) hybris
13 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 16 (19.05%) Razor View Engine

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (2.38%) SAS
1 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.19%) WordPress
2 1 (1.19%) CMS
2 1 (1.19%) Drupal
2 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.38%) MySQL
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (23.81%) NUnit
1 20 (23.81%) Rhino Mocks
1 20 (23.81%) Moq
2 10 (11.90%) Cucumber
2 10 (11.90%) MSTest
3 8 (9.52%) Calabash
4 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.38%) Subversion
5 2 (2.38%) Maven
5 2 (2.38%) Ant
5 2 (2.38%) JUnit
5 2 (2.38%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.19%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.19%) Selenium
6 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 16 (19.05%) Retail
2 11 (13.10%) Music Industry
3 10 (11.90%) Finance
4 8 (9.52%) Banking
4 8 (9.52%) Retail Banking
5 5 (5.95%) Games
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (38.10%) Developer
2 25 (29.76%) .NET Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 13 (15.48%) Analyst
5 12 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Agile Business Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) ScrumMaster
8 5 (5.95%) Junior
8 5 (5.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (4.76%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Graduate
10 2 (2.38%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (33.33%) .NET
2 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET
3 25 (29.76%) WCF
4 21 (25.00%) Spring
5 20 (23.81%) Java EE
5 20 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (22.62%) J2EE
7 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 16 (19.05%) Razor View Engine
8 14 (16.67%) WPF
9 11 (13.10%) NHibernate
10 10 (11.90%) HTML
11 9 (10.71%) Unity DI Container
11 9 (10.71%) Castle Windsor
11 9 (10.71%) Ninject
11 9 (10.71%) Spring.NET
11 9 (10.71%) .NET Framework
11 9 (10.71%) WinForms
12 5 (5.95%) WF
12 5 (5.95%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 15 (17.86%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (5.95%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.95%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.19%) New Media
5 1 (1.19%) Open Source
5 1 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) Apple iOS
1 13 (15.48%) Android
2 9 (10.71%) Windows
3 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) TDD
2 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (33.33%) BDD
4 26 (30.95%) Kanban
5 25 (29.76%) E-Commerce
5 25 (29.76%) Software Engineering
6 23 (27.38%) MVC
7 20 (23.81%) Web Application Development
8 19 (22.62%) OOP
8 19 (22.62%) OOD
9 18 (21.43%) Pair Programming
10 14 (16.67%) Mobile Commerce
11 10 (11.90%) Web Development
11 10 (11.90%) Business Analysis
11 10 (11.90%) Test Automation
11 10 (11.90%) User Stories
12 9 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (10.71%) MVVM
12 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (10.71%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.95%) C#
2 23 (27.38%) C++
2 23 (27.38%) Java
3 20 (23.81%) C
4 10 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.71%) SQL
6 2 (2.38%) PHP
6 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.19%) Delphi
7 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.19%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) hybris
2 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) JBoss
5 1 (1.19%) Facebook
5 1 (1.19%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.19%) Adobe
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