The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 34 65 27
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -38
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 143 80 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.97% 3.53% 7.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.39% 4.48% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 123 76 132
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Scrum
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1936 1786 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.77% 78.75% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1346 1191
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £69,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Scrum
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Reading

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Reading

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 268 (96.75%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (33.21%) SQL
3 85 (30.69%) Finance
4 84 (30.32%) TDD
5 83 (29.96%) .NET
6 81 (29.24%) Degree
7 80 (28.88%) C#
8 76 (27.44%) JavaScript
9 70 (25.27%) Java
10 69 (24.91%) HTML
11 67 (24.19%) BDD
12 64 (23.10%) jQuery
12 64 (23.10%) SQL Server
13 60 (21.66%) ASP.NET
14 59 (21.30%) Mentoring
15 58 (20.94%) CSS
15 58 (20.94%) Web Services
16 56 (20.22%) Telecoms
17 54 (19.49%) MVC
17 54 (19.49%) E-Commerce
17 54 (19.49%) Analytical Skills
18 51 (18.41%) Computer Science
18 51 (18.41%) Business Analysis
19 49 (17.69%) Unit Testing
20 48 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC
20 48 (17.33%) Spring
21 45 (16.25%) DSDM
21 45 (16.25%) XML
22 44 (15.88%) WCF
22 44 (15.88%) Team Foundation Server

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 34 (12.27%) Apache
2 30 (10.83%) Tomcat
3 27 (9.75%) Apache Solr
4 11 (3.97%) IIS
5 10 (3.61%) CMS
6 7 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.36%) Confluence
9 1 (0.36%) Node.js
9 1 (0.36%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.36%) SAS
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 25 (9.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.81%) MS Office
3 4 (1.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) SAP CO
1 4 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (1.44%) SAP FI
1 4 (1.44%) SAP FI-GL
1 4 (1.44%) SAP FSCM
1 4 (1.44%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.33%) SaaS
2 11 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.75%) HTTP
2 8 (2.89%) MVNO
3 5 (1.81%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (23.10%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.27%) MySQL
3 13 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.61%) RavenDB
5 8 (2.89%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.89%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.53%) CouchDB
7 6 (2.17%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.44%) OLTP
9 4 (1.44%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.44%) Star Schema
9 4 (1.44%) SQLPlus
9 4 (1.44%) EDRMS
9 4 (1.44%) SAP BW
9 4 (1.44%) DataStage
9 4 (1.44%) MS Access
9 4 (1.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 44 (15.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (14.08%) Git (software)
3 37 (13.36%) Selenium
4 34 (12.27%) Visual Studio
5 27 (9.75%) Mockito
6 20 (7.22%) Jenkins
6 20 (7.22%) JIRA
7 13 (4.69%) Subversion
8 12 (4.33%) NUnit
8 12 (4.33%) Rhino Mocks
8 12 (4.33%) Moq
9 6 (2.17%) Maven
10 5 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.81%) Hudson
10 5 (1.81%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.81%) Ant
10 5 (1.81%) ClearCase
11 4 (1.44%) Toad
11 4 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 85 (30.69%) Finance
2 56 (20.22%) Telecoms
3 38 (13.72%) Retail
4 26 (9.39%) Banking
5 20 (7.22%) Aerospace
6 15 (5.42%) Marketing
7 12 (4.33%) Billing
8 7 (2.53%) Publishing
9 5 (1.81%) Multimedia
10 4 (1.44%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.72%) Electronics
11 2 (0.72%) Legal
11 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.72%) Advertising
12 1 (0.36%) Law
12 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 94 (33.94%) Developer
2 67 (24.19%) Analyst
3 47 (16.97%) Consultant
4 44 (15.88%) .NET Developer
5 40 (14.44%) Business Analyst
6 35 (12.64%) Architect
7 27 (9.75%) Java Consultant
8 25 (9.03%) Test Analyst
9 24 (8.66%) ScrumMaster
9 24 (8.66%) Agile Business Analyst
9 24 (8.66%) Java Developer
10 23 (8.30%) ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (7.22%) Test Consultant
12 18 (6.50%) C# Developer
13 17 (6.14%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
15 14 (5.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 14 (5.05%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
16 13 (4.69%) Java Solutions Architect
16 13 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (29.96%) .NET
2 69 (24.91%) HTML
3 64 (23.10%) jQuery
4 60 (21.66%) ASP.NET
5 58 (20.94%) CSS
5 58 (20.94%) Web Services
6 48 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 48 (17.33%) Spring
7 45 (16.25%) XML
8 44 (15.88%) WCF
9 35 (12.64%) J2EE
10 33 (11.91%) JSP
11 32 (11.55%) .NET Framework
12 29 (10.47%) XSLT
12 29 (10.47%) Java EE
13 28 (10.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 27 (9.75%) XHTML
15 23 (8.30%) WPF
16 21 (7.58%) WinForms
17 16 (5.78%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 54 (19.49%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (18.41%) Computer Science
3 41 (14.80%) iPad
4 39 (14.08%) Client/Server
5 21 (7.58%) User Experience
6 15 (5.42%) Inversion of Control
7 14 (5.05%) Management Information System
7 14 (5.05%) Mathematics
8 12 (4.33%) Streaming Music
9 8 (2.89%) Open Source
10 4 (1.44%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.44%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (1.08%) PMI
12 2 (0.72%) MPEG
12 2 (0.72%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.72%) DTV
12 2 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.36%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 42 (15.16%) Windows
2 41 (14.80%) Linux
3 6 (2.17%) UNIX
4 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.44%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.72%) VMS
7 2 (0.72%) Android
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (96.75%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (30.32%) TDD
3 67 (24.19%) BDD
4 59 (21.30%) Mentoring
5 54 (19.49%) MVC
5 54 (19.49%) E-Commerce
6 51 (18.41%) Business Analysis
7 49 (17.69%) Unit Testing
8 45 (16.25%) DSDM
9 36 (13.00%) Kanban
10 32 (11.55%) SOA
11 29 (10.47%) Software Testing
11 29 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (10.11%) Extreme Programming
12 28 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (9.75%) CRM
14 25 (9.03%) DevOps
15 22 (7.94%) Web Development
16 21 (7.58%) Use Case
17 18 (6.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 92 (33.21%) SQL
2 80 (28.88%) C#
3 76 (27.44%) JavaScript
4 70 (25.27%) Java
5 20 (7.22%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.42%) Ruby
7 12 (4.33%) PHP
8 10 (3.61%) Python
8 10 (3.61%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.89%) C++
10 7 (2.53%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.17%) C
12 5 (1.81%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.44%) XPath
13 4 (1.44%) ABAP
13 4 (1.44%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.08%) Perl
15 2 (0.72%) XQuery
15 2 (0.72%) VBScript
15 2 (0.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 81 (29.24%) Degree
2 38 (13.72%) ISEB
3 21 (7.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (4.33%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.89%) ISTQB
5 8 (2.89%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.81%) PMP
7 4 (1.44%) CCA
7 4 (1.44%) CSSLP
8 2 (0.72%) APMG
9 1 (0.36%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.64%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (2.53%) Puppet
2 5 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.81%) ZABBIX
2 5 (1.81%) SCCM
2 5 (1.81%) Nagios
3 2 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.72%) Opsview
Vendors
1 41 (14.80%) hybris
2 38 (13.72%) SAP
3 35 (12.64%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.61%) Oracle
5 5 (1.81%) Red Gate
5 5 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.81%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.44%) Telerik
6 4 (1.44%) IBM
6 4 (1.44%) Tableau
6 4 (1.44%) Twitter
7 3 (1.08%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.08%) Open Text
8 1 (0.36%) Progress
8 1 (0.36%) Adobe
8 1 (0.36%) ATG
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