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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 29 43 26
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 52 25 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.22% 3.83% 8.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.20% 4.46% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 49 24 50
Average salary £32,000 £36,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.72% +5.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
634 561 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.06% 86.04% 81.02%
Number of salaries quoted 537 454 434
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 79 (91.86%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (54.65%) .NET
3 44 (51.16%) C#
4 38 (44.19%) ASP.NET
5 36 (41.86%) SQL Server
6 29 (33.72%) MVC
7 25 (29.07%) Degree
8 24 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (27.91%) OO
9 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
10 22 (25.58%) Test Scripting
11 21 (24.42%) Unit Testing
12 20 (23.26%) Java
13 18 (20.93%) WCF
14 17 (19.77%) Hibernate
15 15 (17.44%) TDD
15 15 (17.44%) Spring
15 15 (17.44%) Oracle
16 14 (16.28%) Software Engineering
17 13 (15.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (15.12%) Windows
17 13 (15.12%) Eclipse
17 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database
18 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 12 (13.95%) WPF
18 12 (13.95%) Silverlight
18 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
18 12 (13.95%) Computer Science

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (13.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.49%) JBoss
2 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.16%) Confluence
3 1 (1.16%) Magnolia
3 1 (1.16%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Project
2 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database
3 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (13.95%) Oracle9i Database
4 11 (12.79%) MySQL
5 7 (8.14%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Eclipse
2 10 (11.63%) JUnit
2 10 (11.63%) Maven
3 9 (10.47%) Subversion
4 8 (9.30%) Selenium
4 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.14%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.98%) Liquibase
6 6 (6.98%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (6.98%) JIRA
6 6 (6.98%) NUnit
7 2 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (2.33%) NetBeans
7 2 (2.33%) Ant
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.33%) TestComplete
7 2 (2.33%) Hudson
8 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.16%) TestNG
8 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
4 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (62.79%) Developer
2 30 (34.88%) .NET Developer
3 18 (20.93%) Software Developer
4 14 (16.28%) Senior Developer
5 13 (15.12%) Java Developer
6 12 (13.95%) C# Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Senior .NET Developer
6 12 (13.95%) C# Software Developer
7 11 (12.79%) Analyst
8 9 (10.47%) Project Manager
8 9 (10.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (10.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (9.30%) QA Engineer
10 7 (8.14%) Junior
11 6 (6.98%) Graduate
11 6 (6.98%) Test Analyst
11 6 (6.98%) Agile C# Developer
12 5 (5.81%) Junior Project Manager
12 5 (5.81%) Graduate Software Developer
12 5 (5.81%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (54.65%) .NET
2 38 (44.19%) ASP.NET
3 24 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (20.93%) WCF
5 17 (19.77%) Hibernate
6 15 (17.44%) Spring
7 12 (13.95%) WPF
7 12 (13.95%) Silverlight
7 12 (13.95%) WinForms
7 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (9.30%) J2EE
9 7 (8.14%) Web Services
9 7 (8.14%) JSP
9 7 (8.14%) RESTful
10 6 (6.98%) OAuth2
10 6 (6.98%) Castle Windsor
10 6 (6.98%) MonoRail
10 6 (6.98%) OAuth
10 6 (6.98%) HTML
10 6 (6.98%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.98%) Tandem
3 4 (4.65%) User Experience
4 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.16%) Physics
5 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.16%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.12%) Windows
2 10 (11.63%) Linux
3 3 (3.49%) UNIX
4 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (91.86%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.72%) MVC
3 24 (27.91%) OO
4 22 (25.58%) Test Scripting
5 21 (24.42%) Unit Testing
6 15 (17.44%) TDD
7 14 (16.28%) Software Engineering
8 10 (11.63%) Project Management
9 7 (8.14%) Integration Testing
10 6 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.98%) Manual Testing
10 6 (6.98%) Web Application Development
10 6 (6.98%) Test Planning
11 5 (5.81%) Use Case
11 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.81%) OOP
12 4 (4.65%) Business Analysis
12 4 (4.65%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (51.16%) C#
2 20 (23.26%) Java
3 12 (13.95%) SQL
4 6 (6.98%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.81%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.81%) PHP
5 5 (5.81%) C++
6 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.16%) XQuery
7 1 (1.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (29.07%) Degree
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.30%) ISEB
4 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.44%) Oracle
3 3 (3.49%) HP
4 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
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