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 28 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 55 55 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 95 84 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.04% 3.73% 7.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 5.33% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 89 71 158
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £57,500
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
1724 1576 1709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.36% 69.89% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1185 1229 1445
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Reading

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 97 (59.88%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (44.44%) SQL
3 67 (41.36%) .NET
4 64 (39.51%) C#
5 49 (30.25%) Microsoft
5 49 (30.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 47 (29.01%) jQuery
7 43 (26.54%) SQL Server
8 41 (25.31%) JavaScript
8 41 (25.31%) Web Services
9 38 (23.46%) HTML
10 37 (22.84%) CSS
10 37 (22.84%) MS Excel
10 37 (22.84%) Unit Testing
11 36 (22.22%) Linux
11 36 (22.22%) Finance
12 35 (21.60%) Visual Studio
12 35 (21.60%) WCF
13 33 (20.37%) ASP.NET
13 33 (20.37%) MVC
14 32 (19.75%) Java
15 29 (17.90%) XML
15 29 (17.90%) Client/Server
15 29 (17.90%) Degree
16 28 (17.28%) Jenkins
17 26 (16.05%) .NET Framework
17 26 (16.05%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (16.05%) Windows
18 25 (15.43%) Selenium
19 22 (13.58%) Oracle

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (7.41%) Apache
2 10 (6.17%) Drupal
3 8 (4.94%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.94%) Apache Solr
4 6 (3.70%) CMS
5 4 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.47%) WordPress
6 3 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (22.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.09%) MS Office
3 4 (2.47%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.09%) SaaS
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.79%) HTTP
2 3 (1.85%) Internet
2 3 (1.85%) SMTP
3 2 (1.23%) SMS
3 2 (1.23%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (8.02%) MySQL
3 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.47%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.62%) QlikView
8 1 (0.62%) OLTP
8 1 (0.62%) DB2
8 1 (0.62%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 49 (30.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (21.60%) Visual Studio
3 28 (17.28%) Jenkins
4 25 (15.43%) Selenium
5 20 (12.35%) Git (software)
6 10 (6.17%) Subversion
7 8 (4.94%) Mockito
8 7 (4.32%) JIRA
9 6 (3.70%) JUnit
9 6 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (3.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 5 (3.09%) MSTest
10 5 (3.09%) TestComplete
11 4 (2.47%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.85%) Eclipse
13 2 (1.23%) WebDriver
14 1 (0.62%) ERwin
General
1 36 (22.22%) Finance
2 11 (6.79%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.94%) Marketing
4 3 (1.85%) Automotive
4 3 (1.85%) Advertising
4 3 (1.85%) Publishing
5 2 (1.23%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (50.00%) Developer
2 29 (17.90%) Analyst
3 26 (16.05%) .NET Developer
4 20 (12.35%) ASP.NET Developer
4 20 (12.35%) Software Developer
5 19 (11.73%) Project Manager
6 18 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 18 (11.11%) Programmer
7 17 (10.49%) Test Analyst
7 17 (10.49%) C# Developer
7 17 (10.49%) Agile Project Manager
8 16 (9.88%) Architect
9 15 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (8.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (8.02%) Java Developer
12 12 (7.41%) Business Analyst
13 11 (6.79%) Senior Developer
14 10 (6.17%) Senior Analyst
14 10 (6.17%) Senior Project Manager
14 10 (6.17%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (41.36%) .NET
2 47 (29.01%) jQuery
3 41 (25.31%) Web Services
4 38 (23.46%) HTML
5 37 (22.84%) CSS
6 35 (21.60%) WCF
7 33 (20.37%) ASP.NET
8 29 (17.90%) XML
9 26 (16.05%) .NET Framework
10 18 (11.11%) RESTful
11 17 (10.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (8.02%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (8.02%) LAMP
15 12 (7.41%) WPF
15 12 (7.41%) HTML5
16 11 (6.79%) Ajax
17 10 (6.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.90%) Client/Server
2 22 (13.58%) Open Source
3 21 (12.96%) Computer Science
4 14 (8.64%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (5.56%) iPad
6 7 (4.32%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.47%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.47%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.23%) IVR
8 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.23%) New Media
8 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.62%) iPhone
9 1 (0.62%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.62%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.22%) Linux
2 26 (16.05%) Windows
3 7 (4.32%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.09%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.85%) UNIX
6 2 (1.23%) Android
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.62%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (59.88%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (22.84%) Unit Testing
3 33 (20.37%) MVC
4 26 (16.05%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (11.73%) System Testing
6 18 (11.11%) SOA
6 18 (11.11%) BDD
7 17 (10.49%) Project Management
7 17 (10.49%) Risk Management
8 16 (9.88%) DSDM
9 15 (9.26%) TDD
9 15 (9.26%) Web Development
10 13 (8.02%) Test Automation
10 13 (8.02%) Software Engineering
11 12 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (6.79%) OO
12 11 (6.79%) E-Commerce
13 10 (6.17%) Waterfall
13 10 (6.17%) Automation Testing
14 8 (4.94%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 72 (44.44%) SQL
2 64 (39.51%) C#
3 41 (25.31%) JavaScript
4 32 (19.75%) Java
5 18 (11.11%) PHP
6 13 (8.02%) T-SQL
7 10 (6.17%) Python
8 6 (3.70%) Perl
8 6 (3.70%) VBScript
9 5 (3.09%) C++
10 4 (2.47%) Ruby
10 4 (2.47%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.62%) Korn
12 1 (0.62%) PHP5
12 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (17.90%) Degree
2 22 (13.58%) ISEB
3 15 (9.26%) Security Cleared
4 13 (8.02%) ISTQB
5 10 (6.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.85%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.23%) PMP
10 1 (0.62%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.47%) KVM
2 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (3.70%) Opsview
2 4 (2.47%) Vagrant
2 4 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (30.25%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.58%) Oracle
3 8 (4.94%) SAP
3 8 (4.94%) hybris
4 7 (4.32%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.47%) Informatica
6 3 (1.85%) Open Text
6 3 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.62%) Ab Initio
Reading
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 26 days ago