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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 29 49 17
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -32
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 55 14 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.14% 2.46% 10.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.12% 2.90% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 52 13 69
Average salary £31,000 £36,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.06% +5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,800 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
677 482 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 87.92% 84.56% 80.97%
Number of salaries quoted 582 395 514
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 22 December 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 76 (91.57%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (60.24%) .NET
3 46 (55.42%) C#
4 40 (48.19%) ASP.NET
5 39 (46.99%) SQL Server
6 34 (40.96%) MVC
7 29 (34.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
9 24 (28.92%) OO
10 22 (26.51%) Degree
11 21 (25.30%) WCF
11 21 (25.30%) Unit Testing
11 21 (25.30%) TDD
12 20 (24.10%) Java
13 19 (22.89%) Test Scripting
14 18 (21.69%) Hibernate
15 15 (18.07%) Spring
16 14 (16.87%) Eclipse
16 14 (16.87%) Software Engineering
17 13 (15.66%) Oracle
18 12 (14.46%) SQL
18 12 (14.46%) Computer Science
19 11 (13.25%) MonoRail
19 11 (13.25%) Rhino Mocks
19 11 (13.25%) Castle Windsor
19 11 (13.25%) Web Application Development
19 11 (13.25%) MySQL
19 11 (13.25%) NHibernate
19 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 11 (13.25%) NUnit

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 10 (12.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.82%) JBoss
2 4 (4.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.20%) Confluence
3 1 (1.20%) Magnolia
3 1 (1.20%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Project
2 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (46.99%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (13.25%) MySQL
3 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (10.84%) Oracle9i Database
4 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database
4 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Eclipse
2 11 (13.25%) NUnit
2 11 (13.25%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (12.05%) Maven
3 10 (12.05%) JUnit
4 9 (10.84%) Subversion
5 8 (9.64%) Selenium
5 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
6 7 (8.43%) Jenkins
7 6 (7.23%) Liquibase
8 2 (2.41%) NetBeans
8 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.41%) Hudson
8 2 (2.41%) JIRA
8 2 (2.41%) Ant
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.20%) TestComplete
9 1 (1.20%) TestNG
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (69.88%) Developer
2 32 (38.55%) .NET Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Software Developer
4 14 (16.87%) Java Developer
5 13 (15.66%) Senior Developer
6 11 (13.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (10.84%) C# Developer
7 9 (10.84%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (9.64%) Analyst
9 7 (8.43%) Project Manager
9 7 (8.43%) QA Engineer
10 6 (7.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (7.23%) Graduate
10 6 (7.23%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (6.02%) Junior
11 5 (6.02%) Graduate Software Developer
11 5 (6.02%) Graduate Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Analyst Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Technical Analyst
12 4 (4.82%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (60.24%) .NET
2 40 (48.19%) ASP.NET
3 29 (34.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (25.30%) WCF
5 18 (21.69%) Hibernate
6 15 (18.07%) Spring
7 11 (13.25%) NHibernate
7 11 (13.25%) MonoRail
7 11 (13.25%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (12.05%) Silverlight
9 9 (10.84%) WPF
9 9 (10.84%) WinForms
9 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (9.64%) J2EE
10 8 (9.64%) Web Services
11 7 (8.43%) JSP
11 7 (8.43%) HTML
11 7 (8.43%) RESTful
12 6 (7.23%) OAuth
12 6 (7.23%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.25%) Tandem
3 4 (4.82%) User Experience
4 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) Physics
5 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Windows
1 10 (12.05%) Linux
2 4 (4.82%) UNIX
3 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.41%) Solaris
4 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (91.57%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.96%) MVC
3 24 (28.92%) OO
4 21 (25.30%) TDD
4 21 (25.30%) Unit Testing
5 19 (22.89%) Test Scripting
6 14 (16.87%) Software Engineering
7 11 (13.25%) Web Application Development
8 8 (9.64%) Project Management
9 7 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.23%) Manual Testing
10 6 (7.23%) Test Planning
11 5 (6.02%) Use Case
11 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (6.02%) OOP
12 4 (4.82%) Business Analysis
12 4 (4.82%) Automated Testing
13 3 (3.61%) Integration Testing
13 3 (3.61%) Product Management
13 3 (3.61%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (55.42%) C#
2 20 (24.10%) Java
3 12 (14.46%) SQL
4 7 (8.43%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.23%) VB.NET
5 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.02%) PHP
6 5 (6.02%) C++
7 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (26.51%) Degree
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.61%) ISEB
4 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.66%) Oracle
3 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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