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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 50 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 24 45 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.28% 8.36% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 10.14% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 22
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
532 444 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 72.68% 82.53% 79.00%
Number of salaries quoted 427 380 394
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £24,075 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (58.62%) MVC
2 32 (55.17%) .NET
3 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
5 24 (41.38%) C#
5 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET
6 22 (37.93%) Web Services
6 22 (37.93%) HTML
7 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (34.48%) OO
9 19 (32.76%) TDD
9 19 (32.76%) Java
10 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
11 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
11 15 (25.86%) SQL
11 15 (25.86%) Hibernate
12 13 (22.41%) WCF
13 12 (20.69%) SOAP
14 11 (18.97%) Oracle
14 11 (18.97%) CSS
14 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
14 11 (18.97%) Degree
14 11 (18.97%) Finance
15 10 (17.24%) MySQL
16 9 (15.52%) Eclipse
17 8 (13.79%) JBoss
17 8 (13.79%) PL/SQL
17 8 (13.79%) XML
17 8 (13.79%) NUnit
17 8 (13.79%) Banking

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (13.79%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.90%) Apache
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) Magnolia
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.24%) MySQL
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.90%) Redis
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Eclipse
2 8 (13.79%) NUnit
2 8 (13.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.90%) Selenium
5 3 (5.17%) MSBuild
5 3 (5.17%) JIRA
5 3 (5.17%) Subversion
5 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.72%) TestNG
7 1 (1.72%) Maven
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.72%) Ant
7 1 (1.72%) JUnit
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (72.41%) Developer
2 20 (34.48%) .NET Developer
3 18 (31.03%) Analyst
4 14 (24.14%) Java Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Business Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) IT Consultant
6 7 (12.07%) Web Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Consultant
6 7 (12.07%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Analyst Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Technical Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Web Applications Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Applications Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Programmer
9 4 (6.90%) QA Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (55.17%) .NET
2 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET
3 22 (37.93%) Web Services
3 22 (37.93%) HTML
4 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (25.86%) Hibernate
6 13 (22.41%) WCF
7 12 (20.69%) SOAP
8 11 (18.97%) CSS
9 8 (13.79%) XML
9 8 (13.79%) NHibernate
9 8 (13.79%) MonoRail
9 8 (13.79%) Castle Windsor
10 7 (12.07%) Spring MVC
10 7 (12.07%) Spring
11 6 (10.34%) YUI
11 6 (10.34%) JPA
11 6 (10.34%) HTML5
12 5 (8.62%) Silverlight
13 4 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Tandem
1 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.34%) RIA
3 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) UNIX
1 7 (12.07%) Solaris
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) MVC
2 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (34.48%) OO
4 19 (32.76%) TDD
5 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
6 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 8 (13.79%) Web Application Development
7 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (6.90%) UML
9 4 (6.90%) Workflow
9 4 (6.90%) OO PHP
10 3 (5.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.17%) Project Management
10 3 (5.17%) CRM
10 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.45%) ITIL
11 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
11 2 (3.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) C#
2 19 (32.76%) Java
3 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (25.86%) SQL
4 8 (13.79%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.90%) PHP
6 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) HDFS
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
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