The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 35 42 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 49 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.56% 4.48% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.33% 6.21% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 3
Average salary £50,000 £44,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% -11.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Scrum
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 322 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 80.66% 72.20% 64.47%
Number of salaries quoted 257 289 184
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Scrum
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 46 (67.65%) .NET
2 45 (66.18%) MVC
2 45 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (64.71%) C#
4 39 (57.35%) JavaScript
4 39 (57.35%) ASP.NET
4 39 (57.35%) jQuery
4 39 (57.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (55.88%) CSS
5 38 (55.88%) HTML
6 36 (52.94%) TDD
7 35 (51.47%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (51.47%) Relational Database
8 31 (45.59%) BDD
9 30 (44.12%) Test Scripting
9 30 (44.12%) E-Commerce
10 29 (42.65%) SQL Server
10 29 (42.65%) WebDriver
10 29 (42.65%) WATIR
10 29 (42.65%) Selenium
11 27 (39.71%) QA
11 27 (39.71%) Ruby
11 27 (39.71%) Open Source
11 27 (39.71%) Cucumber
11 27 (39.71%) ERP
11 27 (39.71%) RDBMS
11 27 (39.71%) Test Strategy
11 27 (39.71%) Gherkin
12 26 (38.24%) Git (software)
13 25 (36.76%) .NET Framework

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 22 (32.35%) Confluence
1 22 (32.35%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) SAS
2 2 (2.94%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) Internet
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (51.47%) Relational Database
2 29 (42.65%) SQL Server
3 27 (39.71%) RDBMS
4 22 (32.35%) RavenDB
5 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (11.76%) QlikView
5 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (11.76%) Hadoop
5 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
6 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (42.65%) WebDriver
1 29 (42.65%) WATIR
1 29 (42.65%) Selenium
2 27 (39.71%) Cucumber
3 26 (38.24%) Git (software)
4 24 (35.29%) TeamCity
5 22 (32.35%) JIRA
5 22 (32.35%) ReSharper
5 22 (32.35%) Rhino Mocks
5 22 (32.35%) Moq
5 22 (32.35%) NUnit
5 22 (32.35%) NCrunch
6 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.94%) Subversion
7 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (25.00%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Law
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Developer
2 27 (39.71%) QA Engineer
3 23 (33.82%) Senior Developer
4 19 (27.94%) C# Developer
5 15 (22.06%) Quality Engineer
6 13 (19.12%) Senior C# Developer
7 12 (17.65%) .NET Developer
7 12 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (14.71%) Web Developer
9 9 (13.24%) Senior Web Developer
10 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (11.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (10.29%) Senior .NET Web Developer
11 7 (10.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (10.29%) C# Web Developer
11 7 (10.29%) Analyst
11 7 (10.29%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (10.29%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (67.65%) .NET
2 39 (57.35%) ASP.NET
2 39 (57.35%) jQuery
2 39 (57.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 38 (55.88%) CSS
3 38 (55.88%) HTML
4 27 (39.71%) Gherkin
5 25 (36.76%) .NET Framework
6 24 (35.29%) MSMQ
6 24 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 23 (33.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 23 (33.82%) NHibernate
8 22 (32.35%) Castle Windsor
8 22 (32.35%) Spring.NET
8 22 (32.35%) Dapper ORM
8 22 (32.35%) StructureMap
9 14 (20.59%) JSON
9 14 (20.59%) XML
10 11 (16.18%) LINQ
11 9 (13.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.71%) Open Source
2 17 (25.00%) Blog
3 10 (14.71%) Computer Science
4 8 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 8 (11.76%) Physics
4 8 (11.76%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.94%) Firmware
6 2 (2.94%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) UNIX
2 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (66.18%) MVC
1 45 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.94%) TDD
3 35 (51.47%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (45.59%) BDD
5 30 (44.12%) Test Scripting
5 30 (44.12%) E-Commerce
6 27 (39.71%) ERP
6 27 (39.71%) Test Strategy
7 24 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (32.35%) Refactoring
8 22 (32.35%) Pair Programming
9 17 (25.00%) Benchmarking
10 15 (22.06%) Analytics
11 8 (11.76%) SOA
11 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
11 8 (11.76%) Data Architecture
12 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
12 7 (10.29%) OOD
13 6 (8.82%) OO
Programming Languages
1 44 (64.71%) C#
2 39 (57.35%) JavaScript
3 27 (39.71%) Ruby
4 23 (33.82%) VB.NET
5 17 (25.00%) SQL
6 8 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.94%) Python
7 2 (2.94%) Perl
7 2 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ISEB
2 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (39.71%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) Endeca
1 22 (32.35%) RedPrairie
2 15 (22.06%) Google
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle
3 8 (11.76%) Actuate
3 8 (11.76%) Tableau
4 7 (10.29%) Twitter
5 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
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Totaljobs Group.
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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