The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 28 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 51 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.56% 5.03% 5.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.36% 6.16% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £35,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
693 584 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 89.19% 81.56% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 589 486 341
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Scrum
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Sheffield

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 99 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (51.43%) .NET
3 52 (49.52%) C#
4 45 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 44 (41.90%) SQL Server
6 38 (36.19%) MVC
7 34 (32.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (24.76%) Test Scripting
9 25 (23.81%) Degree
10 24 (22.86%) TDD
10 24 (22.86%) OO
11 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 22 (20.95%) JavaScript
13 21 (20.00%) SQL
13 21 (20.00%) Unit Testing
14 20 (19.05%) HTML
15 18 (17.14%) CSS
16 17 (16.19%) Java
17 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
17 16 (15.24%) Spring
17 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
18 15 (14.29%) Hibernate
19 14 (13.33%) MySQL
19 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
19 14 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
20 13 (12.38%) QA
20 13 (12.38%) T-SQL
21 12 (11.43%) Project Management
21 12 (11.43%) ISEB
21 12 (11.43%) E-Commerce

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) MS Project
2 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (41.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.33%) MySQL
2 14 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (10.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (10.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (8.57%) Oracle Database
5 9 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (8.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (8.57%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (9.52%) JIRA
2 9 (8.57%) Selenium
2 9 (8.57%) JUnit
2 9 (8.57%) Subversion
2 9 (8.57%) Maven
3 8 (7.62%) Eclipse
4 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.71%) Liquibase
5 3 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (2.86%) NUnit
6 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.90%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.95%) Hudson
7 1 (0.95%) Ant
7 1 (0.95%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (7.62%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Banking
3 2 (1.90%) Publishing
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (57.14%) Developer
2 38 (36.19%) .NET Developer
3 19 (18.10%) Software Developer
4 17 (16.19%) Analyst
5 14 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 14 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 12 (11.43%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 10 (9.52%) Project Manager
7 10 (9.52%) Java Developer
8 9 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (8.57%) .NET Software Developer
9 8 (7.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.62%) QA Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Junior
10 7 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
11 6 (5.71%) Graduate
11 6 (5.71%) Tester
12 5 (4.76%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (51.43%) .NET
2 45 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 34 (32.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 20 (19.05%) HTML
6 18 (17.14%) CSS
7 16 (15.24%) Spring
8 15 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 12 (11.43%) WCF
10 11 (10.48%) AngularJS
11 10 (9.52%) jQuery
12 9 (8.57%) WPF
12 9 (8.57%) Silverlight
12 9 (8.57%) WinForms
12 9 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (7.62%) J2EE
14 7 (6.67%) Web Services
14 7 (6.67%) JSON
14 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (5.71%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.81%) User Experience
3 3 (2.86%) Tandem
4 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.90%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.95%) Physics
5 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.95%) NHS
5 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.52%) Windows
2 9 (8.57%) Linux
3 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (36.19%) MVC
3 26 (24.76%) Test Scripting
4 24 (22.86%) TDD
4 24 (22.86%) OO
5 21 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
7 12 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 12 (11.43%) Project Management
8 10 (9.52%) Integration Testing
9 7 (6.67%) Manual Testing
10 6 (5.71%) Automated Testing
10 6 (5.71%) Test Planning
11 5 (4.76%) Kanban
11 5 (4.76%) OOP
12 4 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (3.81%) Use Case
13 3 (2.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 52 (49.52%) C#
2 22 (20.95%) JavaScript
3 21 (20.00%) SQL
4 17 (16.19%) Java
5 13 (12.38%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.76%) C++
6 5 (4.76%) PHP
7 3 (2.86%) C
8 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.95%) XQuery
9 1 (0.95%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (23.81%) Degree
2 12 (11.43%) ISEB
3 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) Oracle
3 6 (5.71%) HP
4 2 (1.90%) Adobe
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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