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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 24 42 14
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -28
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 57 37 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.89% 4.38% 13.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.18% 5.39% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 56 36 69
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £43,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
621 687 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 86.01% 81.40% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 559 574 351
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +13 51 £40,000 - 7
Kettering -2 3 £40,000 -
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 95 (91.35%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (45.19%) TDD
3 37 (35.58%) C#
4 34 (32.69%) Java
5 28 (26.92%) Business Analysis
6 27 (25.96%) Finance
7 25 (24.04%) hybris
7 25 (24.04%) User Stories
8 24 (23.08%) .NET
8 24 (23.08%) E-Commerce
9 22 (21.15%) Software Engineering
10 21 (20.19%) Android
11 20 (19.23%) Degree
11 20 (19.23%) OOD
11 20 (19.23%) OOP
11 20 (19.23%) SQL
12 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
12 19 (18.27%) Pair Programming
12 19 (18.27%) Cucumber
13 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (17.31%) Spring
13 18 (17.31%) Java EE
14 17 (16.35%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (15.38%) J2EE
15 16 (15.38%) ASP.NET
15 16 (15.38%) C++
15 16 (15.38%) Mathematics
15 16 (15.38%) BDD
16 15 (14.42%) QA
16 15 (14.42%) WCF

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.96%) SAS
1 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (18.27%) Cucumber
2 10 (9.62%) Selenium
3 9 (8.65%) JIRA
3 9 (8.65%) CruiseControl
4 6 (5.77%) Calabash
5 5 (4.81%) MSTest
5 5 (4.81%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (4.81%) Moq
5 5 (4.81%) NUnit
6 3 (2.88%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.92%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.92%) Subversion
8 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.96%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (25.96%) Finance
2 15 (14.42%) Retail
3 14 (13.46%) Banking
4 7 (6.73%) Back Office
5 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (38.46%) Analyst
2 34 (32.69%) Business Analyst
3 24 (23.08%) Agile Business Analyst
4 22 (21.15%) Developer
5 9 (8.65%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.73%) Tester
6 7 (6.73%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.73%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Development Manager
7 6 (5.77%) QA Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (4.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Payments Business Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Programme Manager
9 4 (3.85%) Junior
9 4 (3.85%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.08%) .NET
2 18 (17.31%) Java EE
2 18 (17.31%) Spring
3 16 (15.38%) J2EE
3 16 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 15 (14.42%) WCF
5 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (4.81%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (4.81%) Ninject
6 5 (4.81%) HTML
6 5 (4.81%) CSS
6 5 (4.81%) Spring.NET
6 5 (4.81%) Unity DI Container
7 3 (2.88%) CSS3
7 3 (2.88%) jQuery
7 3 (2.88%) HTML5
8 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.96%) REST
9 1 (0.96%) SOAP
9 1 (0.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 11 (10.58%) Mobile App
3 10 (9.62%) User Experience
4 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.77%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (5.77%) Social Media
6 5 (4.81%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.92%) EPoS
9 2 (1.92%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.96%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.19%) Android
2 13 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (91.35%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (45.19%) TDD
3 28 (26.92%) Business Analysis
4 25 (24.04%) User Stories
5 24 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 22 (21.15%) Software Engineering
7 20 (19.23%) OOD
7 20 (19.23%) OOP
8 19 (18.27%) Pair Programming
9 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (16.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (15.38%) BDD
12 14 (13.46%) MVC
13 12 (11.54%) CRM
14 10 (9.62%) Project Management
14 10 (9.62%) Test Automation
15 9 (8.65%) Customer Engagement
15 9 (8.65%) Business Process Mapping
15 9 (8.65%) B2C
15 9 (8.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.58%) C#
2 34 (32.69%) Java
3 20 (19.23%) SQL
4 16 (15.38%) C++
5 14 (13.46%) C
6 5 (4.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.92%) Ruby
8 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.92%) VB
9 1 (0.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (19.23%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) ISEB
3 3 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.96%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.42%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 25 (24.04%) hybris
2 9 (8.65%) Demandware
2 9 (8.65%) ATG
3 7 (6.73%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.88%) Google
4 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.96%) HP
5 1 (0.96%) Zend
5 1 (0.96%) Facebook
5 1 (0.96%) Twitter
5 1 (0.96%) Siebel
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