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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 39 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 138 117 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.30% 4.85% 6.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 6.21% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 107 98 113
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £63,250 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2038 1884 1515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 78.26% 78.04% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1460 1238
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Reading

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 205 (88.36%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (49.57%) SQL
3 77 (33.19%) .NET
4 74 (31.90%) C#
5 72 (31.03%) Web Services
6 70 (30.17%) Finance
7 68 (29.31%) jQuery
8 65 (28.02%) Analytical Skills
8 65 (28.02%) HTML
9 63 (27.16%) JavaScript
10 60 (25.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 59 (25.43%) Java
11 59 (25.43%) CSS
11 59 (25.43%) Degree
12 58 (25.00%) Unit Testing
13 56 (24.14%) Client/Server
13 56 (24.14%) Microsoft
14 53 (22.84%) Linux
14 53 (22.84%) SQL Server
14 53 (22.84%) Telecoms
15 52 (22.41%) XML
16 51 (21.98%) DSDM
16 51 (21.98%) Computer Science
17 48 (20.69%) TDD
18 44 (18.97%) WCF
18 44 (18.97%) MS Excel
19 43 (18.53%) ASP.NET
20 42 (18.10%) Selenium
21 38 (16.38%) SAP
21 38 (16.38%) SOA

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 28 (12.07%) Apache
1 28 (12.07%) Tomcat
1 28 (12.07%) Apache Solr
2 13 (5.60%) CMS
3 7 (3.02%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.86%) Drupal
6 1 (0.43%) IIS
6 1 (0.43%) SAS
6 1 (0.43%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 44 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.88%) MS Office
3 4 (1.72%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) SAP FI
1 4 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (1.72%) SAP CO
1 4 (1.72%) SAP FI-GL
1 4 (1.72%) SAP FSCM
1 4 (1.72%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.88%) SaaS
2 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.36%) HTTP
2 6 (2.59%) MVNO
3 3 (1.29%) SMTP
3 3 (1.29%) Internet
4 2 (0.86%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.84%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.93%) MySQL
3 17 (7.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.59%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.16%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.16%) QlikView
6 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.16%) OLAP
6 5 (2.16%) OLTP
7 4 (1.72%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.72%) Star Schema
7 4 (1.72%) MS Access
7 4 (1.72%) SQLPlus
7 4 (1.72%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.72%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.72%) DataStage
7 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 60 (25.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (18.10%) Selenium
3 37 (15.95%) Git (software)
4 36 (15.52%) Visual Studio
5 33 (14.22%) Jenkins
6 28 (12.07%) Mockito
7 15 (6.47%) Subversion
8 14 (6.03%) JIRA
9 8 (3.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 8 (3.45%) MSTest
10 6 (2.59%) JUnit
11 5 (2.16%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.16%) TestComplete
12 4 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (1.72%) Toad
12 4 (1.72%) eggPlant
12 4 (1.72%) LoadUI
12 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (1.29%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (1.29%) Eclipse
General
1 70 (30.17%) Finance
2 53 (22.84%) Telecoms
3 20 (8.62%) Retail
4 17 (7.33%) Banking
5 14 (6.03%) Marketing
5 14 (6.03%) Aerospace
6 8 (3.45%) Billing
7 6 (2.59%) Publishing
8 5 (2.16%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.72%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.72%) Electronics
10 3 (1.29%) Advertising
10 3 (1.29%) Automotive
11 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.43%) Law
12 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 105 (45.26%) Developer
2 50 (21.55%) Analyst
3 42 (18.10%) Consultant
4 35 (15.09%) .NET Developer
5 32 (13.79%) Architect
6 31 (13.36%) ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (12.07%) Java Consultant
8 25 (10.78%) Business Analyst
8 25 (10.78%) Java Developer
9 23 (9.91%) Programmer
9 23 (9.91%) Test Analyst
10 22 (9.48%) Web Developer
11 19 (8.19%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (8.19%) ScrumMaster
12 18 (7.76%) C# Developer
13 16 (6.90%) Software Developer
13 16 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
14 14 (6.03%) Java Solutions Architect
14 14 (6.03%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (33.19%) .NET
2 72 (31.03%) Web Services
3 68 (29.31%) jQuery
4 65 (28.02%) HTML
5 59 (25.43%) CSS
6 52 (22.41%) XML
7 44 (18.97%) WCF
8 43 (18.53%) ASP.NET
9 33 (14.22%) .NET Framework
10 30 (12.93%) XSLT
11 29 (12.50%) Spring
12 28 (12.07%) XHTML
12 28 (12.07%) J2EE
12 28 (12.07%) JSP
12 28 (12.07%) Java EE
13 26 (11.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 24 (10.34%) RESTful
15 23 (9.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 19 (8.19%) KnockoutJS
16 19 (8.19%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 65 (28.02%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (24.14%) Client/Server
3 51 (21.98%) Computer Science
4 32 (13.79%) iPad
5 20 (8.62%) Inversion of Control
6 17 (7.33%) Mathematics
7 14 (6.03%) Open Source
8 8 (3.45%) Mobile Computing
9 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.59%) User Experience
10 4 (1.72%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.86%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.86%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.86%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.86%) MPEG
11 2 (0.86%) PMI
11 2 (0.86%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.86%) DTV
12 1 (0.43%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 53 (22.84%) Linux
2 36 (15.52%) Windows
3 7 (3.02%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.16%) UNIX
4 5 (2.16%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.86%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.86%) Android
6 1 (0.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (88.36%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 51 (21.98%) DSDM
4 48 (20.69%) TDD
5 38 (16.38%) SOA
6 37 (15.95%) E-Commerce
6 37 (15.95%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (15.95%) BDD
7 36 (15.52%) MVC
8 35 (15.09%) Mentoring
9 33 (14.22%) Business Analysis
10 29 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
11 24 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (9.91%) Software Testing
12 23 (9.91%) Web Development
13 21 (9.05%) Project Management
14 19 (8.19%) System Testing
15 18 (7.76%) Data Modelling
16 17 (7.33%) Kanban
16 17 (7.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 115 (49.57%) SQL
2 74 (31.90%) C#
3 63 (27.16%) JavaScript
4 59 (25.43%) Java
5 22 (9.48%) T-SQL
6 9 (3.88%) PHP
7 8 (3.45%) Perl
7 8 (3.45%) C++
7 8 (3.45%) Python
8 5 (2.16%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.72%) C
9 4 (1.72%) ABAP
10 3 (1.29%) VBScript
11 2 (0.86%) XPath
11 2 (0.86%) PHP5
11 2 (0.86%) Ruby
11 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.43%) R
12 1 (0.43%) Korn
12 1 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 59 (25.43%) Degree
2 36 (15.52%) ISEB
3 25 (10.78%) Security Cleared
4 20 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (8.19%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.88%) ISTQB
7 7 (3.02%) PMI Certification
8 5 (2.16%) PMP
9 4 (1.72%) CCA
10 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.43%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.07%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.16%) Opsview
2 3 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 38 (16.38%) SAP
3 32 (13.79%) hybris
4 25 (10.78%) Oracle
5 10 (4.31%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.59%) Open Text
7 4 (1.72%) Informatica
7 4 (1.72%) Tableau
8 3 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.43%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.43%) Telerik
9 1 (0.43%) Progress
9 1 (0.43%) IBM
9 1 (0.43%) Adobe
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Tindall IT Resourcing
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Posted: Yesterday
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Hays London City Projects
Salary: £380.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, pension, Healthcare
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Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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hibu
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Exc Bens
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Sogeti
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Sogeti
Posted: 10 days ago
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 15 days ago
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hibu
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Exc Bens
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hibu
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per annum + Exc Bens
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