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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 18 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 48 57 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.29% 9.81% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.90% 12.13% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 22
Average salary £49,500 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.28% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,250 £37,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £52,500
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
485 470 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 83.77% 80.90% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 410 401 458
Average salary £49,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Slough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 32 (38.55%) Telecoms
3 28 (33.73%) Waterfall
4 27 (32.53%) Business Analysis
5 25 (30.12%) Finance
5 25 (30.12%) User Stories
6 22 (26.51%) JavaScript
6 22 (26.51%) UML
7 21 (25.30%) Project Management
7 21 (25.30%) Advertising
8 20 (24.10%) Change Management
8 20 (24.10%) ISEB
8 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
9 19 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (22.89%) Subversion
10 18 (21.69%) TDD
10 18 (21.69%) Banking
10 18 (21.69%) Retail
10 18 (21.69%) Use Case
10 18 (21.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (21.69%) BPMN
10 18 (21.69%) FMCG
11 17 (20.48%) SOA
12 15 (18.07%) User Experience
13 14 (16.87%) SQL
14 13 (15.66%) C#
14 13 (15.66%) HTML
14 13 (15.66%) .NET
14 13 (15.66%) E-Commerce
14 13 (15.66%) jQuery

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (10.84%) Node.js
2 6 (7.23%) Apache
3 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.20%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.20%) WordPress
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.20%) concrete5
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 3 (3.61%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Office 365
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.43%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.41%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.20%) MySQL
6 1 (1.20%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
2 19 (22.89%) Subversion
3 10 (12.05%) Ant
3 10 (12.05%) Jenkins
4 9 (10.84%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.02%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.41%) JIRA
7 1 (1.20%) PHPUnit
General
1 32 (38.55%) Telecoms
2 25 (30.12%) Finance
3 21 (25.30%) Advertising
4 18 (21.69%) Banking
4 18 (21.69%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Analyst
2 28 (33.73%) Business Analyst
3 26 (31.33%) Developer
4 22 (26.51%) Senior Analyst
5 20 (24.10%) Senior Business Analyst
6 11 (13.25%) Senior Developer
7 10 (12.05%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 7 (8.43%) ScrumMaster
8 7 (8.43%) Development Manager
9 6 (7.23%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Automation Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Test Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Web Developer
12 3 (3.61%) Senior Manager
12 3 (3.61%) C++ Developer
12 3 (3.61%) C# Developer
12 3 (3.61%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) HTML
1 13 (15.66%) .NET
1 13 (15.66%) jQuery
2 12 (14.46%) HTML5
3 11 (13.25%) CSS
3 11 (13.25%) CSS3
4 10 (12.05%) Visualforce
5 9 (10.84%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (10.84%) AngularJS
5 9 (10.84%) STL
5 9 (10.84%) XML
5 9 (10.84%) WinForms
6 5 (6.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (4.82%) RESTful
8 3 (3.61%) WPF
8 3 (3.61%) Ajax
8 3 (3.61%) REST
9 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.41%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (1.20%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.69%) FMCG
2 15 (18.07%) User Experience
3 8 (9.64%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.23%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.02%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.20%) W3C
7 1 (1.20%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.84%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) UNIX
3 2 (2.41%) Android
3 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (97.59%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (33.73%) Waterfall
3 27 (32.53%) Business Analysis
4 25 (30.12%) User Stories
5 22 (26.51%) UML
6 21 (25.30%) Project Management
7 20 (24.10%) Change Management
8 19 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (21.69%) Use Case
9 18 (21.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (21.69%) BPMN
9 18 (21.69%) TDD
10 17 (20.48%) SOA
11 13 (15.66%) E-Commerce
12 10 (12.05%) Web Application Development
13 9 (10.84%) Migration
14 8 (9.64%) E-business
14 8 (9.64%) Mobile Application Development
15 7 (8.43%) Coaching
15 7 (8.43%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.51%) JavaScript
2 14 (16.87%) SQL
3 13 (15.66%) C#
4 10 (12.05%) Apex Code
5 9 (10.84%) C++
5 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.84%) VC++
6 8 (9.64%) Java
7 3 (3.61%) PHP
8 1 (1.20%) Perl
8 1 (1.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.20%) Groovy
8 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) ISEB
2 7 (8.43%) Degree
3 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.20%) MCP
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.20%) PMP
4 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle
4 2 (2.41%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.20%) Zend
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