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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 22 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 15 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 6.98% - 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.81% - 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Median salary £45,500 - £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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
192 104 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 89.30% 82.54% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 156 78 54
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 15 £45,500 -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) User Stories
3 10 (47.62%) TDD
4 9 (42.86%) ATDD
4 9 (42.86%) QA
5 8 (38.10%) JIRA
6 7 (33.33%) Java
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL
6 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 7 (33.33%) Project Management
6 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) XML
8 4 (19.05%) Front Office
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 3 (14.29%) jBPM
9 3 (14.29%) Derivative
9 3 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (14.29%) JSON
9 3 (14.29%) Drools
9 3 (14.29%) RESTful
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
9 3 (14.29%) Selenium
9 3 (14.29%) GWT
9 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Apache Camel
9 3 (14.29%) Hibernate

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 3 (14.29%) Selenium
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Front Office
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Junior
1 8 (38.10%) QA Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Junior Project Manager
2 7 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior QA Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (4.76%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Camel
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) Drools
2 3 (14.29%) GWT
2 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) jBPM
2 3 (14.29%) JMS
2 3 (14.29%) JSON
2 3 (14.29%) RESTful
2 3 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Derivative
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) User Stories
3 10 (47.62%) TDD
4 9 (42.86%) ATDD
5 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 7 (33.33%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 3 (14.29%) UML
6 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (9.52%) Kanban
8 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft