The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 25 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 39 45 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.96% 6.86% 5.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.92% 8.65% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 44 30
Average salary £49,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,028 £49,750 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
357 520 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 72.86% 79.27% 78.52%
Number of salaries quoted 297 441 384
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,450 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
Berkshire

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 30 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Slough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (38.89%) TDD
2 35 (38.89%) Java
3 29 (32.22%) User Stories
4 27 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 25 (27.78%) Finance
6 24 (26.67%) C#
7 23 (25.56%) .NET
8 22 (24.44%) Selenium
9 21 (23.33%) RESTful
9 21 (23.33%) ISEB
10 19 (21.11%) Banking
10 19 (21.11%) JIRA
11 18 (20.00%) QA
11 18 (20.00%) Subversion
11 18 (20.00%) Business Analysis
12 17 (18.89%) SOA
12 17 (18.89%) HTML
12 17 (18.89%) XML
13 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
14 15 (16.67%) SQL
14 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 15 (16.67%) Web Services
14 15 (16.67%) E-Commerce
14 15 (16.67%) Mobile App
14 15 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
15 14 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (15.56%) Project Management
15 14 (15.56%) SQL Server
16 13 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 11 (12.22%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.44%) CMS
4 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.22%) Immediacy CMS
6 1 (1.11%) Drupal
6 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) FTP
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.33%) MySQL
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) Selenium
2 19 (21.11%) JIRA
3 18 (20.00%) Subversion
4 12 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 11 (12.22%) EasyMock
5 11 (12.22%) Artifactory
5 11 (12.22%) Jenkins
5 11 (12.22%) Maven
6 10 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
9 3 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (3.33%) WebLogic Workshop
9 3 (3.33%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.11%) Capybara
General
1 27 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 25 (27.78%) Finance
3 19 (21.11%) Banking
4 11 (12.22%) Retail
4 11 (12.22%) Advertising
5 7 (7.78%) Investment Banking
6 6 (6.67%) Back Office
7 5 (5.56%) Legal
8 3 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Analyst
2 26 (28.89%) Business Analyst
2 26 (28.89%) Developer
3 15 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Senior Business Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Senior Developer
5 10 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 10 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (11.11%) QA Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.89%) QA Leader
7 7 (7.78%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Java Development Manager
9 5 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Development Manager
9 5 (5.56%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.56%) .NET
2 21 (23.33%) RESTful
3 17 (18.89%) HTML
3 17 (18.89%) XML
4 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 15 (16.67%) Web Services
5 12 (13.33%) Spring
6 11 (12.22%) Vaadin
6 11 (12.22%) Hibernate
6 11 (12.22%) CSS
6 11 (12.22%) Struts
7 8 (8.89%) XSLT
7 8 (8.89%) J2EE
7 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (7.78%) HTML5
8 7 (7.78%) CSS3
9 6 (6.67%) Ajax
10 4 (4.44%) SOAP
10 4 (4.44%) Classic ASP
10 4 (4.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 11 (12.22%) FMCG
3 4 (4.44%) W3C
4 3 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.22%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.22%) RIA
5 2 (2.22%) Open Source
6 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.44%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (38.89%) TDD
3 29 (32.22%) User Stories
4 18 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 17 (18.89%) SOA
6 15 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 15 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 14 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (15.56%) Project Management
8 13 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (12.22%) Waterfall
9 11 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (12.22%) BPMN
9 11 (12.22%) Use Case
9 11 (12.22%) Change Management
9 11 (12.22%) UML
10 9 (10.00%) MVC
11 8 (8.89%) Code Coverage
11 8 (8.89%) Web Development
12 7 (7.78%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.89%) Java
2 24 (26.67%) C#
3 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 15 (16.67%) SQL
5 7 (7.78%) PHP
6 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.22%) Groovy
7 2 (2.22%) Scala
8 1 (1.11%) Python
8 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (23.33%) ISEB
2 4 (4.44%) Degree
3 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (3.33%) JBoss
4 2 (2.22%) Alterian
5 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
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