The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 78 55 36
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -19
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 66 91 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.74% 4.24% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 6.27% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 63 78 123
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £33,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1769 1452 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.34% 67.60% 72.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1116 1446
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Scrum
Berkshire

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 24 April 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Reading

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 68 (46.90%) .NET
2 64 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (41.38%) C#
4 49 (33.79%) SQL Server
5 48 (33.10%) ASP.NET
6 46 (31.72%) MVC
7 45 (31.03%) HTML
8 44 (30.34%) JavaScript
8 44 (30.34%) CSS
9 43 (29.66%) jQuery
10 40 (27.59%) Finance
11 36 (24.83%) TDD
11 36 (24.83%) WCF
12 35 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (24.14%) BDD
13 31 (21.38%) PHP
13 31 (21.38%) Microsoft
14 30 (20.69%) SQL
15 26 (17.93%) Visual Studio
16 24 (16.55%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (16.55%) .NET Framework
17 23 (15.86%) Team Foundation Server
18 22 (15.17%) HTML5
19 21 (14.48%) Inversion of Control
19 21 (14.48%) Unit Testing
20 19 (13.10%) CSS3
20 19 (13.10%) Kanban
21 18 (12.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 18 (12.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 17 (11.72%) Java

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 8 (5.52%) Drupal
2 6 (4.14%) Apache
3 4 (2.76%) WordPress
4 3 (2.07%) IIS
5 2 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.38%) CMS
5 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.38%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.76%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.83%) Internet
2 2 (1.38%) SMS
3 1 (0.69%) HTTP
3 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (33.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.07%) Big Data
4 3 (2.07%) MySQL
5 2 (1.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (17.93%) Visual Studio
2 23 (15.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (8.97%) Moq
4 12 (8.28%) Selenium
5 11 (7.59%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (6.21%) Git (software)
7 8 (5.52%) Jenkins
8 7 (4.83%) NUnit
8 7 (4.83%) MSTest
9 5 (3.45%) Subversion
10 4 (2.76%) Bitbucket
11 3 (2.07%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (2.07%) Maven
11 3 (2.07%) JIRA
11 3 (2.07%) EasyMock
12 2 (1.38%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.69%) TestComplete
General
1 40 (27.59%) Finance
2 8 (5.52%) Marketing
3 2 (1.38%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.38%) Publishing
4 1 (0.69%) Games
4 1 (0.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 81 (55.86%) Developer
2 38 (26.21%) .NET Developer
3 23 (15.86%) Senior Developer
4 22 (15.17%) C# Developer
5 20 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (12.41%) Analyst
6 18 (12.41%) Project Manager
7 16 (11.03%) Front-End Developer
8 15 (10.34%) Software Developer
8 15 (10.34%) Development Manager
8 15 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (9.66%) Senior .NET Developer
9 14 (9.66%) Senior C# Developer
10 13 (8.97%) Agile Project Manager
11 12 (8.28%) Test Analyst
12 10 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
13 9 (6.21%) Senior Software Developer
13 9 (6.21%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (6.21%) Web Developer
14 8 (5.52%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (46.90%) .NET
2 48 (33.10%) ASP.NET
3 45 (31.03%) HTML
4 44 (30.34%) CSS
5 43 (29.66%) jQuery
6 36 (24.83%) WCF
7 35 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (16.55%) .NET Framework
9 22 (15.17%) HTML5
10 19 (13.10%) CSS3
11 18 (12.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 18 (12.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 16 (11.03%) LAMP
13 14 (9.66%) Castle Windsor
14 13 (8.97%) JSP
15 12 (8.28%) JSTL
15 12 (8.28%) FreeMarker
15 12 (8.28%) Web Services
15 12 (8.28%) XML
15 12 (8.28%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.48%) Inversion of Control
2 12 (8.28%) iPad
2 12 (8.28%) iPhone
3 10 (6.90%) Open Source
4 7 (4.83%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.38%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.38%) IVR
6 2 (1.38%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.38%) New Media
7 1 (0.69%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.28%) Windows
2 8 (5.52%) Linux
3 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.69%) UNIX
3 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (31.72%) MVC
3 36 (24.83%) TDD
4 35 (24.14%) BDD
5 24 (16.55%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (14.48%) Unit Testing
7 19 (13.10%) Kanban
8 17 (11.72%) Dependency Injection
9 14 (9.66%) Software Engineering
9 14 (9.66%) Web Application Development
10 13 (8.97%) Risk Management
11 12 (8.28%) Test Automation
12 10 (6.90%) Migration
13 9 (6.21%) MVVM
14 8 (5.52%) Domain-Driven Design
14 8 (5.52%) Automation Testing
15 7 (4.83%) OOP
15 7 (4.83%) OO
15 7 (4.83%) Web Development
16 6 (4.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 60 (41.38%) C#
2 44 (30.34%) JavaScript
3 31 (21.38%) PHP
4 30 (20.69%) SQL
5 17 (11.72%) Java
6 9 (6.21%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.52%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.83%) VB
9 6 (4.14%) C++
10 4 (2.76%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.76%) Ruby
10 4 (2.76%) Python
11 3 (2.07%) VBScript
12 2 (1.38%) C
12 2 (1.38%) R
13 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (9.66%) Degree
1 14 (9.66%) ISEB
1 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.21%) MCP
2 9 (6.21%) MCAD
2 9 (6.21%) MCSD
2 9 (6.21%) MCTS
3 8 (5.52%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.69%) HND
5 1 (0.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.76%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (21.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.52%) Oracle
3 2 (1.38%) Niku
3 2 (1.38%) Ab Initio
3 2 (1.38%) IBM
4 1 (0.69%) JBoss
4 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.69%) Open Text
4 1 (0.69%) Omniture
4 1 (0.69%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £68,000 per annum £60K - £68K + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Kainos
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 30+ days ago