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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 28 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 46 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.33% 4.26% 6.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 6.32% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 34
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
604 427 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.08% 67.35% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 532 379 447
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 93 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.17%) C#
3 26 (27.08%) .NET
3 26 (27.08%) E-Commerce
4 24 (25.00%) TDD
5 22 (22.92%) MVC
5 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
5 22 (22.92%) ASP.NET
6 21 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 20 (20.83%) HTML
7 20 (20.83%) Java
8 19 (19.79%) SQL
8 19 (19.79%) Finance
8 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 17 (17.71%) CSS
10 16 (16.67%) Project Management
11 14 (14.58%) hybris
12 13 (13.54%) QA
12 13 (13.54%) T-SQL
13 12 (12.50%) JBoss
13 12 (12.50%) WebSphere
13 12 (12.50%) Test Scripting
13 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (12.50%) AngularJS
14 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (11.46%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (11.46%) Web Services
15 10 (10.42%) ISEB
15 10 (10.42%) Unit Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (12.50%) JBoss
1 12 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.04%) SaaS
3 1 (1.04%) GitHub
3 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.04%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) Broadband
1 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.17%) MySQL
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.04%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.38%) JIRA
2 6 (6.25%) Maven
2 6 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.21%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.17%) Gradle
5 3 (3.13%) Selenium
6 2 (2.08%) Subversion
6 2 (2.08%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.04%) Hudson
7 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.04%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.04%) Mockito
7 1 (1.04%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.04%) JUnit
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.04%) TestComplete
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Back Office
3 7 (7.29%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (34.38%) Developer
2 21 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 20 (20.83%) Analyst
4 16 (16.67%) Development Manager
5 14 (14.58%) Test Analyst
5 14 (14.58%) E-Commerce Manager
6 12 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.33%) Product Manager
8 7 (7.29%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Software Manager
9 6 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
9 6 (6.25%) Project Manager
9 6 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
10 5 (5.21%) Data Manager
10 5 (5.21%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Programmer
11 4 (4.17%) Tester
11 4 (4.17%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Release Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) .NET
2 22 (22.92%) ASP.NET
3 20 (20.83%) HTML
4 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 17 (17.71%) CSS
6 12 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 11 (11.46%) Web Services
8 10 (10.42%) jQuery
9 9 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (6.25%) Hibernate
11 6 (6.25%) Spring
12 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.21%) J2EE
13 4 (4.17%) NHibernate
13 4 (4.17%) Entity Framework
14 3 (3.13%) JPA
14 3 (3.13%) HTML5
14 3 (3.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (3.13%) User Experience
2 2 (2.08%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.04%) NHS
3 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Windows
1 4 (4.17%) Linux
1 4 (4.17%) Android
1 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.08%) E-Commerce
3 24 (25.00%) TDD
4 22 (22.92%) MVC
5 16 (16.67%) Project Management
6 12 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 11 (11.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (10.42%) Unit Testing
9 8 (8.33%) Integration Testing
10 7 (7.29%) Kanban
10 7 (7.29%) SDLC
11 5 (5.21%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.21%) Information Management
11 5 (5.21%) OO
12 4 (4.17%) Automated Testing
12 4 (4.17%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.17%) Change Management
12 4 (4.17%) Android Development
12 4 (4.17%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.17%) C#
2 21 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 20 (20.83%) Java
4 19 (19.79%) SQL
5 13 (13.54%) T-SQL
6 9 (9.38%) PHP
7 7 (7.29%) C
8 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.17%) Python
9 1 (1.04%) XQuery
9 1 (1.04%) XPath
9 1 (1.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) ISEB
2 8 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.04%) Salt
2 1 (1.04%) Graphite
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) hybris
2 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.25%) HP
4 4 (4.17%) Oracle
5 2 (2.08%) Adobe
6 1 (1.04%) Splunk