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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 38 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.44% 3.03% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 4.17% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £36,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
168 120 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 80.77% 72.73% 61.48%
Number of salaries quoted 89 85 80
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £27,500 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
County Antrim -4 3 £36,000 +140.00% 1
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 2 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) Talend

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) Mule
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Mockito
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Product Owner
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
3 1 (11.11%) Lucene
3 1 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) JSF
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Java SE
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) TIBCO
2 1 (11.11%) webMethods
2 1 (11.11%) KANA
2 1 (11.11%) Talend
London, Swansea, Reading, Belfast
Kainos
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago