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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 28 28 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 13 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 8.02% 2.53% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.90% 3.13% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,800 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £54,000 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
146 128 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 90.12% 81.01% 65.07%
Number of salaries quoted 73 81 117
Average salary £38,000 £29,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.91% -26.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +4 13 £38,000 -24.00% 4
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) Open Source
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) Configuration Management
4 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 8 (47.06%) BDD
4 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
5 7 (41.18%) C#
5 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) Project Management
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
6 6 (35.29%) Subversion
6 6 (35.29%) NUnit
6 6 (35.29%) MVC
6 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
6 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (35.29%) HTML5

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) Subversion
2 6 (35.29%) NUnit
3 4 (23.53%) Ant
3 4 (23.53%) Maven
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.76%) Capybara
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium
4 2 (11.76%) Metasploit
4 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
5 1 (5.88%) Mockito
5 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) AWS Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Development Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Development Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Development Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Product Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Product Owner
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Product Manager
4 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
2 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (35.29%) HTML5
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Open Source
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) TDD
3 8 (47.06%) Configuration Management
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
3 8 (47.06%) BDD
3 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 6 (35.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) Validation
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Ruby
3 5 (29.41%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Xen
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (11.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Nmap
2 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Rapid7
4 1 (5.88%) ATG
4 1 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
County Antrim
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 14 days ago
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 14 days ago