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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 29 83 45
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -38
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 175 56 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.07% 2.34% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.65% 3.07% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 158 52 91
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2023 1827 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.74% 76.32% 70.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1368 1138
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Reading

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 310 (97.79%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (31.55%) TDD
3 97 (30.60%) Finance
4 95 (29.97%) .NET
5 94 (29.65%) C#
6 85 (26.81%) SQL Server
6 85 (26.81%) Degree
7 83 (26.18%) Java
8 81 (25.55%) SQL
9 80 (25.24%) ASP.NET
10 76 (23.97%) JavaScript
11 70 (22.08%) MVC
12 69 (21.77%) Mentoring
13 68 (21.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 62 (19.56%) HTML
15 60 (18.93%) BDD
16 56 (17.67%) CSS
17 54 (17.03%) Unit Testing
18 52 (16.40%) jQuery
18 52 (16.40%) E-Commerce
18 52 (16.40%) Spring
19 48 (15.14%) Business Analysis
19 48 (15.14%) Web Services
20 47 (14.83%) DSDM
21 45 (14.20%) Retail
21 45 (14.20%) Team Foundation Server
22 44 (13.88%) Stakeholder Management
23 43 (13.56%) Telecoms
23 43 (13.56%) Windows
24 40 (12.62%) ISEB

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 24 (7.57%) Apache
2 21 (6.62%) Tomcat
3 18 (5.68%) Apache Solr
4 11 (3.47%) IIS
5 5 (1.58%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.26%) CMS
6 4 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.95%) Confluence
8 2 (0.63%) JBoss
9 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.32%) SAS
9 1 (0.32%) Node.js
9 1 (0.32%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 27 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.58%) MS Office
3 4 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.47%) SaaS
3 6 (1.89%) PaaS
4 1 (0.32%) GitHub
4 1 (0.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.36%) HTTP
2 9 (2.84%) HTTPS
3 6 (1.89%) MVNO
4 4 (1.26%) CTI
5 2 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (26.81%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.41%) NoSQL
3 29 (9.15%) MySQL
4 23 (7.26%) CouchDB
5 15 (4.73%) MongoDB
6 13 (4.10%) RavenDB
6 13 (4.10%) Hadoop
7 10 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.89%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.26%) Riak
10 4 (1.26%) Big Data
10 4 (1.26%) DB2
10 4 (1.26%) EDRMS
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.63%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 45 (14.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (11.04%) Visual Studio
3 28 (8.83%) JIRA
4 27 (8.52%) Selenium
5 26 (8.20%) Git (software)
6 18 (5.68%) Rhino Mocks
6 18 (5.68%) Moq
6 18 (5.68%) NUnit
7 17 (5.36%) Mockito
7 17 (5.36%) Jenkins
8 16 (5.05%) Maven
9 10 (3.15%) Ant
9 10 (3.15%) ClearCase
10 7 (2.21%) Subversion
11 6 (1.89%) ClearQuest
11 6 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (1.58%) Hudson
13 4 (1.26%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.95%) AnthillPro
14 3 (0.95%) MSTest
General
1 97 (30.60%) Finance
2 45 (14.20%) Retail
3 43 (13.56%) Telecoms
4 26 (8.20%) Banking
5 16 (5.05%) Aerospace
6 15 (4.73%) Marketing
7 6 (1.89%) Billing
8 4 (1.26%) Publishing
9 3 (0.95%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.63%) Advertising
10 2 (0.63%) Legal
11 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.32%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 94 (29.65%) Developer
2 73 (23.03%) Analyst
3 46 (14.51%) .NET Developer
4 43 (13.56%) Business Analyst
5 36 (11.36%) Architect
6 35 (11.04%) Java Developer
7 33 (10.41%) Consultant
8 28 (8.83%) Agile Business Analyst
9 26 (8.20%) Project Manager
10 22 (6.94%) Test Analyst
10 22 (6.94%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 19 (5.99%) Technical Architect
12 18 (5.68%) Senior Manager
12 18 (5.68%) Agile Project Manager
13 17 (5.36%) ScrumMaster
13 17 (5.36%) Java Consultant
14 16 (5.05%) Test Consultant
15 15 (4.73%) C# Developer
16 14 (4.42%) Senior Analyst
17 13 (4.10%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (29.97%) .NET
2 80 (25.24%) ASP.NET
3 68 (21.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 62 (19.56%) HTML
5 56 (17.67%) CSS
6 52 (16.40%) Spring
6 52 (16.40%) jQuery
7 48 (15.14%) Web Services
8 38 (11.99%) WCF
9 35 (11.04%) J2EE
10 32 (10.09%) AngularJS
11 29 (9.15%) XML
12 26 (8.20%) WPF
13 25 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
14 24 (7.57%) Java EE
14 24 (7.57%) JSP
15 21 (6.62%) WinForms
16 20 (6.31%) .NET Framework
17 19 (5.99%) Entity Framework
17 19 (5.99%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.62%) Computer Science
2 39 (12.30%) iPad
3 36 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (9.15%) User Experience
5 24 (7.57%) Client/Server
6 22 (6.94%) Management Information System
7 16 (5.05%) Streaming Music
8 10 (3.15%) Open Source
8 10 (3.15%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (1.89%) PMI
10 4 (1.26%) IVR
10 4 (1.26%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.26%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.95%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.63%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.63%) Social Network
12 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
13 1 (0.32%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.56%) Windows
2 40 (12.62%) Linux
3 12 (3.79%) UNIX
4 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.95%) VMS
7 3 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.63%) Android
8 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (97.79%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (31.55%) TDD
3 70 (22.08%) MVC
4 69 (21.77%) Mentoring
5 60 (18.93%) BDD
6 54 (17.03%) Unit Testing
7 52 (16.40%) E-Commerce
8 48 (15.14%) Business Analysis
9 47 (14.83%) DSDM
10 44 (13.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 37 (11.67%) Kanban
12 34 (10.73%) CRM
12 34 (10.73%) PRINCE2
13 32 (10.09%) Software Testing
14 27 (8.52%) Project Management
15 25 (7.89%) Software Engineering
16 23 (7.26%) Use Case
16 23 (7.26%) Waterfall
16 23 (7.26%) Business Process Mapping
17 22 (6.94%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 94 (29.65%) C#
2 83 (26.18%) Java
3 81 (25.55%) SQL
4 76 (23.97%) JavaScript
5 15 (4.73%) Ruby
6 14 (4.42%) T-SQL
7 13 (4.10%) PHP
7 13 (4.10%) Python
8 11 (3.47%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.21%) C++
10 6 (1.89%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.89%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.26%) Apex Code
11 4 (1.26%) C
12 3 (0.95%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.95%) XPath
13 2 (0.63%) Groovy
13 2 (0.63%) XQuery
13 2 (0.63%) Perl
13 2 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 85 (26.81%) Degree
2 40 (12.62%) ISEB
3 26 (8.20%) SC Cleared
3 26 (8.20%) Security Cleared
4 19 (5.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (4.42%) ISTQB
6 9 (2.84%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.26%) CSSLP
8 3 (0.95%) APMG
8 3 (0.95%) PMP
9 1 (0.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.67%) QA
2 8 (2.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.52%) Puppet
2 6 (1.89%) Nagios
2 6 (1.89%) SCCM
2 6 (1.89%) ZABBIX
2 6 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.32%) collectd
4 1 (0.32%) Opsview
4 1 (0.32%) Graphite
4 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 40 (12.62%) hybris
2 34 (10.73%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.62%) SAP
4 9 (2.84%) Oracle
5 8 (2.52%) Twitter
6 6 (1.89%) Red Gate
6 6 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.58%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.58%) Telerik
8 4 (1.26%) Siebel
8 4 (1.26%) IBM
9 2 (0.63%) Facebook
10 1 (0.32%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.32%) Adobe
10 1 (0.32%) Informatica
10 1 (0.32%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.32%) ATG
10 1 (0.32%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.32%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £4000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Great bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive salary + share scheme and huge bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 5 % Pension, Health, Life Ass
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago