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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 30 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 41 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.95% 6.31% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.67% 8.24% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 21
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £29,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,450 £70,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
473 425 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.17% 76.58% 82.75%
Number of salaries quoted 359 349 386
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
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 27 November 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Slough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 83 (96.51%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.21%) Business Analysis
3 25 (29.07%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (27.91%) Telecoms
4 24 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (26.74%) UML
5 23 (26.74%) User Stories
6 21 (24.42%) JavaScript
6 21 (24.42%) Advertising
7 20 (23.26%) Finance
7 20 (23.26%) TDD
7 20 (23.26%) HTML
8 19 (22.09%) SQL
8 19 (22.09%) ISEB
8 19 (22.09%) Banking
8 19 (22.09%) Change Management
9 18 (20.93%) jQuery
9 18 (20.93%) Test Scripting
9 18 (20.93%) Project Management
9 18 (20.93%) Java
10 17 (19.77%) CSS
10 17 (19.77%) BPMN
10 17 (19.77%) Use Case
10 17 (19.77%) Retail
10 17 (19.77%) FMCG
10 17 (19.77%) Waterfall
11 16 (18.60%) HTML5
11 16 (18.60%) User Experience
11 16 (18.60%) E-Commerce
12 15 (17.44%) Oracle

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 13 (15.12%) Node.js
2 6 (6.98%) CMS
3 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.16%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Project
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) SaaS
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database
2 10 (11.63%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.30%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.33%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 15 (17.44%) Subversion
2 14 (16.28%) Selenium
3 13 (15.12%) Git (software)
4 12 (13.95%) QuickTest Pro
5 10 (11.63%) WebDriver
6 6 (6.98%) JIRA
7 2 (2.33%) WebLogic Workshop
7 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.33%) Capybara
7 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (27.91%) Telecoms
2 21 (24.42%) Advertising
3 20 (23.26%) Finance
4 19 (22.09%) Banking
5 17 (19.77%) Retail
6 7 (8.14%) Marketing
7 2 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (39.53%) Analyst
2 33 (38.37%) Business Analyst
3 17 (19.77%) Developer
3 17 (19.77%) Senior Business Analyst
3 17 (19.77%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (13.95%) Test Engineer
4 12 (13.95%) Automation Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (9.30%) QA Leader
6 8 (9.30%) Web Developer
7 7 (8.14%) UI Developer
7 7 (8.14%) UI Programmer
8 5 (5.81%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (4.65%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (3.49%) Senior Manager
11 2 (2.33%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Technical Architect
11 2 (2.33%) Development Manager
11 2 (2.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.26%) HTML
2 18 (20.93%) jQuery
3 17 (19.77%) CSS
4 16 (18.60%) HTML5
5 15 (17.44%) CSS3
6 14 (16.28%) AngularJS
7 10 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (6.98%) ExpressJS
8 6 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (5.81%) RESTful
9 5 (5.81%) .NET
10 4 (4.65%) XML
10 4 (4.65%) Ajax
11 3 (3.49%) J2EE
11 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.49%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (3.49%) Web Services
12 2 (2.33%) Protocol Buffers
12 2 (2.33%) JSP
12 2 (2.33%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) FMCG
2 16 (18.60%) User Experience
3 12 (13.95%) Client/Server
4 11 (12.79%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
5 6 (6.98%) Social Media
6 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.33%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.16%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Windows
1 3 (3.49%) Android
1 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (96.51%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.21%) Business Analysis
3 25 (29.07%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (26.74%) UML
5 23 (26.74%) User Stories
6 20 (23.26%) TDD
7 19 (22.09%) Change Management
8 18 (20.93%) Project Management
8 18 (20.93%) Test Scripting
9 17 (19.77%) BPMN
9 17 (19.77%) Waterfall
9 17 (19.77%) Use Case
10 16 (18.60%) E-Commerce
11 13 (15.12%) Data Migration
11 13 (15.12%) Migration
12 8 (9.30%) SOA
12 8 (9.30%) Code Coverage
12 8 (9.30%) Analytics
13 6 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.42%) JavaScript
2 19 (22.09%) SQL
3 18 (20.93%) Java
4 4 (4.65%) C#
5 3 (3.49%) Ruby
6 2 (2.33%) Groovy
6 2 (2.33%) Scala
6 2 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.16%) VC++
7 1 (1.16%) C++
7 1 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (22.09%) ISEB
2 11 (12.79%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.16%) MCP
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMP
4 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.79%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Oracle
2 6 (6.98%) Google
2 6 (6.98%) hybris
3 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.33%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.16%) Telerik
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