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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 36 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 47 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 12.14% 4.81% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.83% 6.33% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 8
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
317 300 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 81.91% 75.95% 67.65%
Number of salaries quoted 230 271 195
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 73 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (69.86%) .NET
3 49 (67.12%) C#
3 49 (67.12%) MVC
4 43 (58.90%) JavaScript
5 41 (56.16%) ASP.NET
5 41 (56.16%) jQuery
5 41 (56.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (54.79%) CSS
6 40 (54.79%) HTML
7 38 (52.05%) TDD
8 35 (47.95%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (47.95%) Relational Database
9 33 (45.21%) BDD
9 33 (45.21%) SQL Server
10 30 (41.10%) E-Commerce
10 30 (41.10%) Test Scripting
11 29 (39.73%) WebDriver
11 29 (39.73%) WATIR
11 29 (39.73%) Selenium
12 27 (36.99%) QA
12 27 (36.99%) Ruby
12 27 (36.99%) Open Source
12 27 (36.99%) Cucumber
12 27 (36.99%) ERP
12 27 (36.99%) RDBMS
12 27 (36.99%) Test Strategy
12 27 (36.99%) Gherkin
13 26 (35.62%) Git (software)
13 26 (35.62%) .NET Framework

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 23 (31.51%) Confluence
2 22 (30.14%) IIS
3 2 (2.74%) SAS
3 2 (2.74%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (23.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (47.95%) Relational Database
2 33 (45.21%) SQL Server
3 27 (36.99%) RDBMS
4 22 (30.14%) RavenDB
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (10.96%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (10.96%) QlikView
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (10.96%) Hadoop
6 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (39.73%) WATIR
1 29 (39.73%) Selenium
1 29 (39.73%) WebDriver
2 27 (36.99%) Cucumber
3 26 (35.62%) Git (software)
4 25 (34.25%) TeamCity
5 23 (31.51%) NUnit
5 23 (31.51%) JIRA
6 22 (30.14%) ReSharper
6 22 (30.14%) NCrunch
6 22 (30.14%) Rhino Mocks
6 22 (30.14%) Moq
7 8 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.74%) Subversion
8 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
2 13 (17.81%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Law
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Developer
2 27 (36.99%) QA Engineer
3 25 (34.25%) Senior Developer
4 23 (31.51%) C# Developer
5 15 (20.55%) Quality Engineer
5 15 (20.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (19.18%) Senior C# Developer
7 13 (17.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (17.81%) .NET Developer
8 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (13.70%) Web Developer
10 9 (12.33%) Senior Web Developer
11 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 8 (10.96%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 7 (9.59%) Senior .NET Web Developer
12 7 (9.59%) Senior .NET Developer
12 7 (9.59%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (9.59%) C# Web Developer
12 7 (9.59%) .NET Web Developer
12 7 (9.59%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (69.86%) .NET
2 41 (56.16%) ASP.NET
2 41 (56.16%) jQuery
2 41 (56.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 40 (54.79%) CSS
3 40 (54.79%) HTML
4 27 (36.99%) Gherkin
5 26 (35.62%) .NET Framework
6 24 (32.88%) MSMQ
6 24 (32.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 23 (31.51%) Dapper ORM
7 23 (31.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 23 (31.51%) NHibernate
8 22 (30.14%) Spring.NET
8 22 (30.14%) Castle Windsor
8 22 (30.14%) StructureMap
9 15 (20.55%) JSON
9 15 (20.55%) XML
10 14 (19.18%) LINQ
11 10 (13.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.99%) Open Source
2 17 (23.29%) Blog
3 12 (16.44%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.96%) Data Integration
4 8 (10.96%) Mathematics
4 8 (10.96%) Physics
5 7 (9.59%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.48%) User Experience
7 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.74%) Firmware
7 2 (2.74%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (67.12%) MVC
3 38 (52.05%) TDD
4 35 (47.95%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (45.21%) BDD
6 30 (41.10%) Test Scripting
6 30 (41.10%) E-Commerce
7 27 (36.99%) ERP
7 27 (36.99%) Test Strategy
8 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (30.14%) Pair Programming
9 22 (30.14%) Refactoring
10 21 (28.77%) Mentoring
11 17 (23.29%) Benchmarking
12 16 (21.92%) Analytics
13 8 (10.96%) Data Architecture
13 8 (10.96%) Data Modelling
13 8 (10.96%) OOD
13 8 (10.96%) SOA
14 7 (9.59%) OO
Programming Languages
1 49 (67.12%) C#
2 43 (58.90%) JavaScript
3 27 (36.99%) Ruby
4 23 (31.51%) VB.NET
5 20 (27.40%) SQL
6 8 (10.96%) Java
7 2 (2.74%) Perl
7 2 (2.74%) C
7 2 (2.74%) Python
7 2 (2.74%) XPath
7 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) ISEB
2 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (36.99%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Endeca
2 22 (30.14%) RedPrairie
3 16 (21.92%) Google
4 8 (10.96%) Oracle
4 8 (10.96%) Tableau
4 8 (10.96%) Twitter
4 8 (10.96%) Actuate
5 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
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Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £50000 per annum
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