The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Royston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 11 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 8.11% - 9.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Scrum
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 75.68% 66.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

Scrum
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Royston

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Web Services
3 11 (78.57%) Java
4 10 (71.43%) UNIX
5 9 (64.29%) XML
5 9 (64.29%) CSS
5 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
5 9 (64.29%) HTML
5 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
6 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
6 8 (57.14%) J2EE
6 8 (57.14%) SOAP
7 3 (21.43%) Subversion
7 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) C++
8 2 (14.29%) Servlets
8 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
8 2 (14.29%) Apache
8 2 (14.29%) MVC
8 2 (14.29%) Spring
8 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 2 (14.29%) JPA
8 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 2 (14.29%) QA
8 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
9 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Integration Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 9 (64.29%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) J2EE
3 8 (57.14%) SOAP
4 2 (14.29%) Servlets
4 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) JPA
4 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Delphi
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle