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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 49 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 22 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.40% 6.11% 7.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 7.33% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 43
Average salary £42,500 £49,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.14% -29.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
543 532 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 83.80% 83.39% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 456 414 435
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Slough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) HTML
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 12 (35.29%) CSS
2 12 (35.29%) jQuery
3 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle
4 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
4 10 (29.41%) REST
5 9 (26.47%) Finance
5 9 (26.47%) .NET
6 8 (23.53%) XML
6 8 (23.53%) ETL
6 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (23.53%) Ab Initio
7 7 (20.59%) OOP
7 7 (20.59%) OO
7 7 (20.59%) C#
7 7 (20.59%) SDLC
8 6 (17.65%) Mobile Development
8 6 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (17.65%) HTML5
8 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 6 (17.65%) LINQ
8 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
8 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (17.65%) Ajax

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
1 6 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.88%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Intranet
2 2 (5.88%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 6 (17.65%) JIRA
1 6 (17.65%) Subversion
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.76%) ERwin
3 3 (8.82%) Selenium
4 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 9 (26.47%) Finance
3 6 (17.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) .NET Developer
2 6 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (17.65%) C# Developer
2 6 (17.65%) HTML Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Senior C# Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Senior SQL Developer
2 6 (17.65%) SharePoint Developer
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Developer
2 6 (17.65%) XML Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Designer
3 4 (11.76%) ETL Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) CSS
1 12 (35.29%) HTML
1 12 (35.29%) jQuery
2 10 (29.41%) REST
3 9 (26.47%) .NET
4 8 (23.53%) XML
5 6 (17.65%) Ajax
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (17.65%) HTML5
5 6 (17.65%) JSON
5 6 (17.65%) LINQ
5 6 (17.65%) SOAP
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.88%) Spring
6 2 (5.88%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (23.53%) ETL
3 7 (20.59%) OO
3 7 (20.59%) OOP
3 7 (20.59%) SDLC
4 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (17.65%) Mobile Development
4 6 (17.65%) MVC
4 6 (17.65%) OOD
4 6 (17.65%) SOLID
4 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 6 (17.65%) Web Design
4 6 (17.65%) Web Development
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.76%) Information Management
6 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 11 (32.35%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) C#
4 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 5 (14.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 8 (23.53%) Ab Initio
3 4 (11.76%) Cognizant
3 4 (11.76%) Teradata
4 2 (5.88%) Ektron
4 2 (5.88%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.94%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft