The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 17 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 11 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 10.09% 1.05% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.36% 1.44% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 139 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 81.65% 72.77% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 58 94 81
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Scrum
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Scrum
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 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
County Antrim +22 11 £38,000 -15.55% 2
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (45.45%) NUnit
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Subversion
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) QA

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) NUnit
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Mockito
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) AWS Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
2 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Decision Table
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) ATG
3 1 (9.09%) Google
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