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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 31 28 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 41 45 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.40% 7.55% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.90% 9.66% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 8
Average salary £47,500 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
519 466 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.97% 78.19% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 397 396 393
Average salary £49,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Slough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 84 (97.67%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.05%) Business Analysis
3 24 (27.91%) Telecoms
3 24 (27.91%) JavaScript
3 24 (27.91%) UML
4 23 (26.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (25.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (24.42%) User Stories
7 20 (23.26%) Finance
7 20 (23.26%) Advertising
7 20 (23.26%) E-Commerce
8 19 (22.09%) ISEB
8 19 (22.09%) TDD
8 19 (22.09%) Waterfall
9 18 (20.93%) jQuery
9 18 (20.93%) Change Management
9 18 (20.93%) Project Management
9 18 (20.93%) SQL
10 17 (19.77%) HTML
10 17 (19.77%) Banking
11 16 (18.60%) Retail
11 16 (18.60%) Subversion
11 16 (18.60%) Test Scripting
11 16 (18.60%) Use Case
11 16 (18.60%) BPMN
11 16 (18.60%) FMCG
11 16 (18.60%) Git (software)
11 16 (18.60%) HTML5
11 16 (18.60%) User Experience
12 15 (17.44%) CSS3

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (15.12%) Node.js
2 6 (6.98%) CMS
3 5 (5.81%) Apache
3 5 (5.81%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.16%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) SaaS
2 3 (3.49%) Force.com
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) NoSQL
1 9 (10.47%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.14%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.33%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Subversion
1 16 (18.60%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.47%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (6.98%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.65%) WebDriver
5 4 (4.65%) JIRA
5 4 (4.65%) Selenium
6 3 (3.49%) Ant
7 2 (2.33%) Capybara
7 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (27.91%) Telecoms
2 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 20 (23.26%) Advertising
3 17 (19.77%) Banking
4 16 (18.60%) Retail
5 8 (9.30%) Marketing
6 2 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (38.37%) Analyst
2 32 (37.21%) Business Analyst
3 21 (24.42%) Developer
4 17 (19.77%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (18.60%) Senior Business Analyst
6 10 (11.63%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (10.47%) Automation Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Test Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Web Developer
9 7 (8.14%) UI Programmer
9 7 (8.14%) UI Developer
9 7 (8.14%) ScrumMaster
10 6 (6.98%) Development Manager
11 5 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (5.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 4 (4.65%) Front-End Web Developer
12 4 (4.65%) Agile Business Analyst
12 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
13 3 (3.49%) C# Developer
13 3 (3.49%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.93%) jQuery
2 17 (19.77%) HTML
3 16 (18.60%) HTML5
4 15 (17.44%) CSS3
4 15 (17.44%) CSS
5 14 (16.28%) AngularJS
6 10 (11.63%) .NET
6 10 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (6.98%) ExpressJS
7 6 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (6.98%) STL
7 6 (6.98%) XML
7 6 (6.98%) WinForms
8 4 (4.65%) RESTful
8 4 (4.65%) Ajax
9 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.49%) Visualforce
9 3 (3.49%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (2.33%) Protocol Buffers
10 2 (2.33%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) FMCG
1 16 (18.60%) User Experience
2 10 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.47%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.98%) Social Media
4 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.16%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.16%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Windows
2 5 (5.81%) UNIX
3 3 (3.49%) Android
3 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (97.67%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.05%) Business Analysis
3 24 (27.91%) UML
4 23 (26.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (25.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (24.42%) User Stories
7 20 (23.26%) E-Commerce
8 19 (22.09%) TDD
8 19 (22.09%) Waterfall
9 18 (20.93%) Change Management
9 18 (20.93%) Project Management
10 16 (18.60%) Test Scripting
10 16 (18.60%) Use Case
10 16 (18.60%) BPMN
11 12 (13.95%) Migration
12 10 (11.63%) Data Migration
13 9 (10.47%) SOA
14 7 (8.14%) Analytics
15 6 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
15 6 (6.98%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.91%) JavaScript
2 18 (20.93%) SQL
3 10 (11.63%) Java
3 10 (11.63%) C#
4 6 (6.98%) C++
4 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.98%) VC++
5 3 (3.49%) Ruby
5 3 (3.49%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.16%) Perl
7 1 (1.16%) Scala
7 1 (1.16%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (22.09%) ISEB
2 10 (11.63%) Degree
3 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMP
4 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle
2 6 (6.98%) hybris
2 6 (6.98%) Google
3 4 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.33%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) Telerik
6 1 (1.16%) Cognizant
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