The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 12 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 8.96% 4.44% 11.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.32% 5.56% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 12
Average salary £70,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
106 108 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 79.10% 80.00% 76.42%
Number of salaries quoted 76 92 75
Average salary £37,123 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £24,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
Lancashire

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) TDD
2 13 (50.00%) Marketing
3 9 (34.62%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) PHP
3 9 (34.62%) .NET
3 9 (34.62%) J2EE
3 9 (34.62%) Digital Media
3 9 (34.62%) Facebook
4 8 (30.77%) BDD
4 8 (30.77%) MySQL
4 8 (30.77%) MVC
5 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 7 (26.92%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (26.92%) jQuery
6 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 6 (23.08%) C#
7 5 (19.23%) UML
7 5 (19.23%) RAD
7 5 (19.23%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
7 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
7 5 (19.23%) User Stories
8 4 (15.38%) Xbox
8 4 (15.38%) OO PHP
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) Symfony
8 4 (15.38%) JIRA

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) Apache Solr
2 3 (11.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (3.85%) Moq
2 1 (3.85%) NUnit
General
1 13 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Digital Project Manager
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Project Manager
2 9 (34.62%) Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Development Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Development Team Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
1 9 (34.62%) J2EE
2 7 (26.92%) jQuery
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 4 (15.38%) Spring
4 4 (15.38%) Symfony
4 4 (15.38%) HTML
5 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (11.54%) REST
5 3 (11.54%) Backbone.js
5 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.54%) Web Services
6 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.85%) WCF
6 1 (3.85%) WPF
6 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Digital Media
2 4 (15.38%) Xbox
3 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (30.77%) MVC
3 8 (30.77%) BDD
4 7 (26.92%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (19.23%) RAD
5 5 (19.23%) UML
5 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) User Stories
5 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
6 4 (15.38%) OO PHP
6 4 (15.38%) Kanban
6 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
1 9 (34.62%) PHP
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) Scala
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Facebook
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