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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 38 13 43
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 56 73 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.82% 11.53% 4.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.10% 15.53% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 54 61 28
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
789 470 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 81.93% 74.25% 78.84%
Number of salaries quoted 729 427 507
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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 -24 44 £45,000 +9.75% 4
Brackley - 4 £40,000 -
Daventry - 4 £25,000 - 1
Wellingborough +1 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Kettering - 1 £37,500 -
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 90 (92.78%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (48.45%) C#
3 46 (47.42%) TDD
4 31 (31.96%) E-Commerce
5 30 (30.93%) BDD
6 29 (29.90%) Software Engineering
7 28 (28.87%) .NET
8 26 (26.80%) ASP.NET
8 26 (26.80%) Java
9 25 (25.77%) C++
9 25 (25.77%) Spring
10 23 (23.71%) Java EE
10 23 (23.71%) OOP
10 23 (23.71%) OOD
10 23 (23.71%) WCF
10 23 (23.71%) Kanban
11 22 (22.68%) J2EE
12 21 (21.65%) Pair Programming
12 21 (21.65%) MVC
12 21 (21.65%) C
13 20 (20.62%) SQL Server
13 20 (20.62%) Mathematics
13 20 (20.62%) hybris
14 19 (19.59%) Retail
15 17 (17.53%) NUnit
15 17 (17.53%) Rhino Mocks
15 17 (17.53%) Moq
15 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (17.53%) Web Application Development
16 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2012

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (3.09%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.09%) SAS
2 1 (1.03%) CMS
2 1 (1.03%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.03%) Drupal
2 1 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (17.53%) NUnit
1 17 (17.53%) Rhino Mocks
1 17 (17.53%) Moq
2 11 (11.34%) Cucumber
3 9 (9.28%) Calabash
4 7 (7.22%) MSTest
5 6 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.09%) Subversion
6 3 (3.09%) Maven
6 3 (3.09%) Ant
6 3 (3.09%) JUnit
6 3 (3.09%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.06%) Selenium
8 1 (1.03%) JIRA
8 1 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.03%) RequisitePro
8 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (19.59%) Retail
2 14 (14.43%) Finance
3 11 (11.34%) Music Industry
4 10 (10.31%) Banking
5 8 (8.25%) Retail Banking
6 5 (5.15%) Games
7 1 (1.03%) Publishing
7 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (36.08%) Developer
2 22 (22.68%) .NET Developer
3 18 (18.56%) Analyst
4 17 (17.53%) Business Analyst
5 15 (15.46%) Project Manager
6 11 (11.34%) Agile Business Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) ScrumMaster
8 6 (6.19%) Junior
8 6 (6.19%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.15%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (5.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Graduate
10 4 (4.12%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Junior .NET Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Graduate Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.87%) .NET
2 26 (26.80%) ASP.NET
3 25 (25.77%) Spring
4 23 (23.71%) Java EE
4 23 (23.71%) WCF
5 22 (22.68%) J2EE
6 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (13.40%) HTML
7 13 (13.40%) Razor View Engine
7 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (12.37%) WPF
9 11 (11.34%) NHibernate
10 9 (9.28%) .NET Framework
11 7 (7.22%) CSS
12 6 (6.19%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (6.19%) Ninject
12 6 (6.19%) Spring.NET
12 6 (6.19%) WF
12 6 (6.19%) Silverlight
12 6 (6.19%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.62%) Mathematics
2 16 (16.49%) Mobile App
3 12 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.22%) Data Integration
5 6 (6.19%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (6.19%) N-Tier
6 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.15%) Social Media
7 2 (2.06%) User Experience
8 1 (1.03%) New Media
8 1 (1.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.46%) Android
2 14 (14.43%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.19%) Windows
4 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (92.78%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (47.42%) TDD
3 31 (31.96%) E-Commerce
4 30 (30.93%) BDD
5 29 (29.90%) Software Engineering
6 23 (23.71%) OOP
6 23 (23.71%) OOD
6 23 (23.71%) Kanban
7 21 (21.65%) Pair Programming
7 21 (21.65%) MVC
8 17 (17.53%) Web Application Development
9 15 (15.46%) Mobile Commerce
10 13 (13.40%) Content Management
10 13 (13.40%) Web Development
10 13 (13.40%) User Stories
11 12 (12.37%) Business Analysis
12 11 (11.34%) Test Automation
13 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.28%) Project Management
14 6 (6.19%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 47 (48.45%) C#
2 26 (26.80%) Java
3 25 (25.77%) C++
4 21 (21.65%) C
5 16 (16.49%) SQL
6 13 (13.40%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.06%) PHP
9 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.03%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) hybris
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle
4 3 (3.09%) JBoss
5 1 (1.03%) Siebel
5 1 (1.03%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.03%) Adobe
5 1 (1.03%) HP
5 1 (1.03%) Facebook
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