The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 24 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 42 47 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.36% 9.09% 7.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.66% 11.11% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36 44 34
Average salary £49,500 £57,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.91% +17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £41,150
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
485 423 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 84.94% 81.82% 80.76%
Number of salaries quoted 395 356 478
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Scrum
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Slough

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Slough region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Slough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 81 (97.59%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (46.99%) Telecoms
3 35 (42.17%) Business Analysis
4 33 (39.76%) Waterfall
4 33 (39.76%) User Stories
5 31 (37.35%) Finance
5 31 (37.35%) Project Management
6 27 (32.53%) UML
7 26 (31.33%) Advertising
8 25 (30.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (30.12%) Change Management
8 25 (30.12%) ISEB
9 24 (28.92%) Retail
9 24 (28.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (27.71%) Use Case
10 23 (27.71%) BPMN
10 23 (27.71%) FMCG
10 23 (27.71%) Banking
11 22 (26.51%) Git (software)
11 22 (26.51%) JavaScript
11 22 (26.51%) User Experience
12 19 (22.89%) TDD
12 19 (22.89%) SOA
13 17 (20.48%) Subversion
14 15 (18.07%) E-Commerce
15 14 (16.87%) HTML
15 14 (16.87%) Degree
16 13 (15.66%) jQuery
16 13 (15.66%) C#
16 13 (15.66%) .NET

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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%) Apache
2 7 (8.43%) Node.js
3 5 (6.02%) WordPress
3 5 (6.02%) Joomla!
3 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.02%) CMS
3 5 (6.02%) concrete5
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Project
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Force.com
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) MongoDB
2 7 (8.43%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.48%) Subversion
3 10 (12.05%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.05%) Ant
4 9 (10.84%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.02%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.41%) JIRA
General
1 39 (46.99%) Telecoms
2 31 (37.35%) Finance
3 26 (31.33%) Advertising
4 24 (28.92%) Retail
5 23 (27.71%) Banking
6 2 (2.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (46.99%) Analyst
2 37 (44.58%) Business Analyst
3 27 (32.53%) Developer
4 21 (25.30%) Senior Analyst
5 19 (22.89%) Senior Business Analyst
6 10 (12.05%) Senior Developer
6 10 (12.05%) Agile Business Analyst
6 10 (12.05%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Development Manager
8 6 (7.23%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (6.02%) ScrumMaster
9 5 (6.02%) PHP Developer
9 5 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) C++/C# Developer
10 3 (3.61%) QA Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.61%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Agile Development Manager
11 2 (2.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) HTML
2 13 (15.66%) jQuery
2 13 (15.66%) .NET
2 13 (15.66%) CSS
2 13 (15.66%) HTML5
2 13 (15.66%) CSS3
3 10 (12.05%) Visualforce
4 9 (10.84%) WinForms
4 9 (10.84%) STL
4 9 (10.84%) XML
5 8 (9.64%) REST
6 7 (8.43%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.43%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (6.02%) Symfony
7 5 (6.02%) Laravel
8 3 (3.61%) WPF
9 2 (2.41%) RESTful
9 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.20%) LAMP
10 1 (1.20%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.71%) FMCG
2 22 (26.51%) User Experience
3 9 (10.84%) Mobile App
4 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.02%) W3C
6 4 (4.82%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.20%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.84%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Linux
2 5 (6.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (97.59%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (42.17%) Business Analysis
3 33 (39.76%) Waterfall
3 33 (39.76%) User Stories
4 31 (37.35%) Project Management
5 27 (32.53%) UML
6 25 (30.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (30.12%) Change Management
7 24 (28.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (27.71%) Use Case
8 23 (27.71%) BPMN
9 19 (22.89%) TDD
9 19 (22.89%) SOA
10 15 (18.07%) E-Commerce
11 10 (12.05%) Web Application Development
12 9 (10.84%) OO
12 9 (10.84%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (9.64%) E-business
14 7 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (8.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.51%) JavaScript
2 13 (15.66%) C#
3 10 (12.05%) Apex Code
4 9 (10.84%) C++
4 9 (10.84%) SQL
4 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
4 9 (10.84%) VC++
5 7 (8.43%) PHP
6 6 (7.23%) Java
7 1 (1.20%) Perl
7 1 (1.20%) Groovy
7 1 (1.20%) Scala
7 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (30.12%) ISEB
2 14 (16.87%) Degree
3 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.20%) PMP
4 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.20%) MCP
4 1 (1.20%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) Zend
4 2 (2.41%) Cognizant
Slough, Berkshire
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