The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 28 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.85% 16.47% 4.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 17.95% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 7
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £40,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Scrum
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 78 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 78.70% 91.76% 82.88%
Number of salaries quoted 79 68 83
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Scrum
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Preston

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Preston region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) PHP
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (33.33%) Kanban
6 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) VB6
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (25.00%) Advertising
6 3 (25.00%) Replication
6 3 (25.00%) Clustering
6 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (25.00%) VB
6 3 (25.00%) ETL
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Power BI
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Grunt
2 2 (16.67%) gulp
3 1 (8.33%) LINQPad
3 1 (8.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior PHP Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Laravel
5 2 (16.67%) LESS
5 2 (16.67%) Sass
5 2 (16.67%) Symfony
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Kanban
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
4 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) B2C
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) VB
3 3 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) R
4 1 (8.33%) RPG
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) RedGate