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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 12 44 16
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -28
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 125 44 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.19% 4.77% 10.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.19% 5.85% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 113 43 56
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
823 752 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 86.81% 81.56% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 748 680 437
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +27 91 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Brackley +2 12 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Towcester 0 5 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Wellingborough - 1 £35,000 - 1
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 192 (83.84%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (41.92%) SQL
3 95 (41.48%) BDD
4 87 (37.99%) TDD
4 87 (37.99%) User Stories
5 78 (34.06%) Java
6 77 (33.62%) Software Engineering
7 73 (31.88%) SDLC
8 70 (30.57%) UNIX
9 69 (30.13%) Mentoring
10 66 (28.82%) C#
11 55 (24.02%) Web Services
11 55 (24.02%) E-Commerce
12 51 (22.27%) Retail
13 48 (20.96%) Git (software)
14 46 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (20.09%) QA
15 40 (17.47%) MVC
15 40 (17.47%) Finance
15 40 (17.47%) J2EE
16 39 (17.03%) .NET
17 38 (16.59%) Procedural Programming
18 37 (16.16%) Apache Hive
19 35 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
19 35 (15.28%) Microsoft
20 34 (14.85%) SQL Server
20 34 (14.85%) Spring
21 31 (13.54%) Spring MVC
22 30 (13.10%) REST
22 30 (13.10%) OOP

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 17 (7.42%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (3.93%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.44%) SAS
4 1 (0.44%) Apache
4 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.44%) IIS
4 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (8.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.31%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.31%) MS Project
2 3 (1.31%) Mingle
3 2 (0.87%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.18%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.44%) SSL
2 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.44%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.16%) Apache Hive
2 34 (14.85%) SQL Server
3 29 (12.66%) MySQL
3 29 (12.66%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.87%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.44%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.44%) MS Access
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 48 (20.96%) Git (software)
2 28 (12.23%) JUnit
3 18 (7.86%) Selenium
4 15 (6.55%) Visual Studio
5 11 (4.80%) Cucumber
5 11 (4.80%) WebDriver
6 10 (4.37%) JIRA
6 10 (4.37%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.87%) Subversion
7 2 (0.87%) JMeter
8 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.44%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.44%) NUnit
General
1 51 (22.27%) Retail
2 40 (17.47%) Finance
3 14 (6.11%) Back Office
3 14 (6.11%) Electronics
4 13 (5.68%) Manufacturing
4 13 (5.68%) Banking
5 12 (5.24%) Front Office
6 8 (3.49%) Marketing
7 4 (1.75%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (28.82%) Software Engineer
2 49 (21.40%) Developer
3 44 (19.21%) Analyst
4 41 (17.90%) Business Analyst
5 27 (11.79%) Software Developer
6 24 (10.48%) Agile Business Analyst
7 22 (9.61%) Tester
8 14 (6.11%) C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (6.11%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (5.68%) .NET Developer
10 11 (4.80%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.80%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (3.93%) Selenium Tester
11 9 (3.93%) Test Engineer
11 9 (3.93%) Test Leader
11 9 (3.93%) Payments Business Analyst
11 9 (3.93%) Lead Tester
11 9 (3.93%) Automated Tester
11 9 (3.93%) Web Tester
12 8 (3.49%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (24.02%) Web Services
2 40 (17.47%) J2EE
3 39 (17.03%) .NET
4 34 (14.85%) Spring
5 31 (13.54%) Spring MVC
6 30 (13.10%) REST
7 29 (12.66%) JSON
8 19 (8.30%) ASP.NET
8 19 (8.30%) HTML
9 15 (6.55%) Middleware
9 15 (6.55%) .NET Framework
10 10 (4.37%) Java EE
11 8 (3.49%) XML
12 5 (2.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (2.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (2.18%) RESTful
12 5 (2.18%) WPF
13 4 (1.75%) WCF
14 3 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (1.31%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.99%) Mobile App
3 15 (6.55%) Mathematics
3 15 (6.55%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.55%) User Experience
4 14 (6.11%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (6.11%) Physics
5 13 (5.68%) Management Information System
6 11 (4.80%) Artificial Intelligence
7 9 (3.93%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (2.18%) PMI
9 2 (0.87%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.87%) Replication
10 1 (0.44%) Social Media
10 1 (0.44%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 70 (30.57%) UNIX
2 22 (9.61%) Windows
3 17 (7.42%) Linux
4 10 (4.37%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.37%) Android
5 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (83.84%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (41.48%) BDD
3 87 (37.99%) TDD
3 87 (37.99%) User Stories
4 77 (33.62%) Software Engineering
5 73 (31.88%) SDLC
6 69 (30.13%) Mentoring
7 55 (24.02%) E-Commerce
8 46 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (17.47%) MVC
10 38 (16.59%) Procedural Programming
11 35 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 30 (13.10%) OOP
12 30 (13.10%) OOD
13 24 (10.48%) OO
14 23 (10.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (8.73%) Business Analysis
16 17 (7.42%) Automated Testing
17 16 (6.99%) Change Management
18 14 (6.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (41.92%) SQL
2 78 (34.06%) Java
3 66 (28.82%) C#
4 16 (6.99%) C++
4 16 (6.99%) COBOL
5 14 (6.11%) Python
6 9 (3.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.06%) Scala
8 1 (0.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.44%) C
8 1 (0.44%) AWK
8 1 (0.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (11.79%) Degree
2 14 (6.11%) PhD
3 5 (2.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (2.18%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.75%) PMP
4 4 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.31%) ISEB
6 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (20.09%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 35 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.49%) hybris
3 5 (2.18%) ATG
3 5 (2.18%) Demandware
3 5 (2.18%) Google
4 4 (1.75%) Oracle
4 4 (1.75%) Facebook
5 3 (1.31%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.44%) SAP
6 1 (0.44%) Tableau
6 1 (0.44%) Endeca
Towcester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + car+ bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £22,000-£25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus, shares, pens, med, life
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago