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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 43 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 19 38 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.13% 7.72% 7.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 10.16% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 46
Average salary £38,500 £49,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £60,000 £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
488 374 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.40% 76.02% 83.51%
Number of salaries quoted 374 314 464
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Slough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 62 (98.41%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.97%) Telecoms
3 28 (44.44%) Project Management
4 27 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 27 (42.86%) User Stories
5 26 (41.27%) Waterfall
5 26 (41.27%) SDLC
6 24 (38.10%) Finance
7 21 (33.33%) UML
8 20 (31.75%) ISEB
9 19 (30.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (30.16%) Retail
9 19 (30.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (28.57%) Use Case
10 18 (28.57%) BPMN
10 18 (28.57%) FMCG
10 18 (28.57%) Banking
10 18 (28.57%) Advertising
10 18 (28.57%) Change Management
11 17 (26.98%) SOA
11 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
11 17 (26.98%) User Experience
12 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
13 15 (23.81%) MVC
14 14 (22.22%) TDD
15 13 (20.63%) HTML
15 13 (20.63%) CSS
16 12 (19.05%) PHP
16 12 (19.05%) Linux
17 11 (17.46%) OO

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (12.70%) Apache
1 8 (12.70%) CMS
1 8 (12.70%) Joomla!
1 8 (12.70%) WordPress
1 8 (12.70%) concrete5
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) MySQL
3 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.70%) PHPUnit
2 8 (12.70%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.70%) Ant
2 8 (12.70%) Subversion
3 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (53.97%) Telecoms
2 24 (38.10%) Finance
3 19 (30.16%) Retail
4 18 (28.57%) Advertising
4 18 (28.57%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Analyst
2 28 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 24 (38.10%) Developer
4 11 (17.46%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) PHP Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 5 (7.94%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Junior
8 3 (4.76%) QA Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Senior QA Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Senior QA Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior QA Tester
9 2 (3.17%) Trainee
9 2 (3.17%) C++/C# Developer
9 2 (3.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.63%) HTML
1 13 (20.63%) CSS
2 11 (17.46%) .NET
3 9 (14.29%) jQuery
3 9 (14.29%) HTML5
3 9 (14.29%) CSS3
4 8 (12.70%) Laravel
4 8 (12.70%) REST
4 8 (12.70%) Visualforce
4 8 (12.70%) Symfony
5 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
5 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.94%) XML
5 5 (7.94%) LAMP
5 5 (7.94%) Entity Framework
5 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
6 4 (6.35%) SignalR
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) FMCG
2 17 (26.98%) User Experience
3 9 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 8 (12.70%) W3C
5 4 (6.35%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (98.41%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (44.44%) Project Management
3 27 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 27 (42.86%) User Stories
4 26 (41.27%) SDLC
4 26 (41.27%) Waterfall
5 21 (33.33%) UML
6 19 (30.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (30.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (28.57%) BPMN
7 18 (28.57%) Use Case
7 18 (28.57%) Change Management
8 17 (26.98%) SOA
9 15 (23.81%) MVC
10 14 (22.22%) TDD
11 11 (17.46%) OO
12 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
12 9 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (12.70%) API Development
13 8 (12.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.05%) PHP
3 11 (17.46%) C#
4 9 (14.29%) SQL
5 8 (12.70%) Apex Code
6 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.35%) C++
6 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.35%) VC++
7 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) ISEB
2 11 (17.46%) Degree
3 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.59%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Salesforce.com
1 8 (12.70%) Zend
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) Cognizant