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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 21 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 44 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.92% 5.58% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.40% 7.38% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 27
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,782 £47,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £70,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
386 461 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 78.30% 75.70% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 332 382 405
Average salary £49,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Slough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 77 (93.90%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.37%) Business Analysis
3 26 (31.71%) Telecoms
3 26 (31.71%) ISEB
3 26 (31.71%) Java
3 26 (31.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (30.49%) Finance
5 24 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (29.27%) User Stories
6 23 (28.05%) UML
7 22 (26.83%) Selenium
8 21 (25.61%) Banking
9 20 (24.39%) C#
10 19 (23.17%) SQL
11 18 (21.95%) .NET
11 18 (21.95%) Project Management
11 18 (21.95%) Advertising
11 18 (21.95%) QA
12 17 (20.73%) Use Case
12 17 (20.73%) BPMN
12 17 (20.73%) FMCG
12 17 (20.73%) Waterfall
12 17 (20.73%) Retail
12 17 (20.73%) Change Management
13 16 (19.51%) E-Commerce
13 16 (19.51%) HTML
13 16 (19.51%) XML
14 15 (18.29%) Web Services
14 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
14 15 (18.29%) TDD

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (7.32%) CMS
2 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.44%) Node.js
5 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) SaaS
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.22%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 22 (26.83%) Selenium
2 14 (17.07%) WebDriver
3 11 (13.41%) JIRA
4 10 (12.20%) Subversion
5 8 (9.76%) Visual Studio
6 7 (8.54%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
8 5 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.66%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.66%) Capybara
9 3 (3.66%) WebLogic Workshop
9 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.22%) Maven
10 1 (1.22%) EasyMock
10 1 (1.22%) Artifactory
General
1 26 (31.71%) Telecoms
2 25 (30.49%) Finance
3 21 (25.61%) Banking
4 18 (21.95%) Advertising
5 17 (20.73%) Retail
6 8 (9.76%) Marketing
7 3 (3.66%) Legal
8 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.22%) Back Office
9 1 (1.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (39.02%) Analyst
2 31 (37.80%) Business Analyst
3 17 (20.73%) Developer
4 15 (18.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 15 (18.29%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Test Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) QA Leader
6 8 (9.76%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (8.54%) QA Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.95%) .NET
2 16 (19.51%) HTML
2 16 (19.51%) XML
3 15 (18.29%) Web Services
4 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET
5 11 (13.41%) RESTful
6 10 (12.20%) CSS
7 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (9.76%) XSLT
9 7 (8.54%) Ajax
9 7 (8.54%) HTML5
9 7 (8.54%) CSS3
10 6 (7.32%) jQuery
11 5 (6.10%) WCF
12 4 (4.88%) SOAP
12 4 (4.88%) Classic ASP
13 3 (3.66%) J2EE
13 3 (3.66%) JSP
13 3 (3.66%) Ext JS
13 3 (3.66%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) FMCG
2 7 (8.54%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.32%) Social Media
3 6 (7.32%) User Experience
4 5 (6.10%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.88%) W3C
6 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.44%) RIA
7 2 (2.44%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.22%) Open Source
8 1 (1.22%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Android
3 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (93.90%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.37%) Business Analysis
3 26 (31.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (29.27%) User Stories
5 23 (28.05%) UML
6 18 (21.95%) Project Management
7 17 (20.73%) Change Management
7 17 (20.73%) Use Case
7 17 (20.73%) Waterfall
7 17 (20.73%) BPMN
8 16 (19.51%) E-Commerce
9 15 (18.29%) TDD
10 13 (15.85%) Test Scripting
11 10 (12.20%) MVC
12 9 (10.98%) Code Coverage
13 8 (9.76%) SOA
13 8 (9.76%) Analytics
14 7 (8.54%) Data Migration
14 7 (8.54%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (31.71%) Java
2 20 (24.39%) C#
3 19 (23.17%) SQL
4 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.44%) Ruby
6 2 (2.44%) Groovy
6 2 (2.44%) Scala
7 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (31.71%) ISEB
2 3 (3.66%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.95%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) Oracle
2 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.32%) Google
3 6 (7.32%) hybris
4 3 (3.66%) JBoss
5 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.22%) Telerik
Slough, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago