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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 26 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 41 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.66% 5.45% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.51% 7.28% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 29
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,626 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
431 453 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.56% 74.88% 78.54%
Number of salaries quoted 347 380 371
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Slough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 75 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.74%) Business Analysis
3 27 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (32.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (32.05%) Java
5 24 (30.77%) UML
5 24 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 23 (29.49%) ISEB
7 22 (28.21%) Finance
7 22 (28.21%) User Stories
8 20 (25.64%) Banking
9 19 (24.36%) Advertising
10 18 (23.08%) Retail
10 18 (23.08%) Use Case
10 18 (23.08%) Project Management
10 18 (23.08%) Change Management
10 18 (23.08%) SQL
10 18 (23.08%) Waterfall
10 18 (23.08%) BPMN
10 18 (23.08%) FMCG
11 17 (21.79%) Selenium
12 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
12 16 (20.51%) HTML
12 16 (20.51%) Test Scripting
13 14 (17.95%) QA
13 14 (17.95%) Oracle
14 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
15 12 (15.38%) CSS
15 12 (15.38%) WebDriver
16 11 (14.10%) C#

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (7.69%) CMS
2 4 (5.13%) Node.js
3 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.85%) JBoss
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) SaaS
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.56%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.56%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Selenium
2 12 (15.38%) WebDriver
3 10 (12.82%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (10.26%) Subversion
5 7 (8.97%) JIRA
6 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.85%) WebLogic Workshop
8 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.56%) Capybara
General
1 24 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 22 (28.21%) Finance
3 20 (25.64%) Banking
4 19 (24.36%) Advertising
5 18 (23.08%) Retail
6 7 (8.97%) Marketing
7 2 (2.56%) Games
8 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (41.03%) Analyst
2 31 (39.74%) Business Analyst
3 16 (20.51%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (20.51%) Senior Business Analyst
4 13 (16.67%) Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Test Engineer
6 10 (12.82%) Automation Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) QA Leader
8 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (5.13%) UI Developer
10 4 (5.13%) UI Programmer
11 3 (3.85%) QA Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.51%) HTML
2 12 (15.38%) CSS
3 10 (12.82%) .NET
3 10 (12.82%) Web Services
3 10 (12.82%) XML
3 10 (12.82%) HTML5
3 10 (12.82%) jQuery
4 9 (11.54%) CSS3
5 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET
6 6 (7.69%) Ajax
7 5 (6.41%) AngularJS
7 5 (6.41%) RESTful
7 5 (6.41%) XSLT
8 4 (5.13%) Classic ASP
8 4 (5.13%) J2EE
8 4 (5.13%) Ext JS
9 3 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) FMCG
2 10 (12.82%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.69%) Social Media
3 6 (7.69%) User Experience
4 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.56%) RIA
7 2 (2.56%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.28%) Home Automation
8 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.28%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
1 3 (3.85%) Android
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
1 3 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.74%) Business Analysis
3 27 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (32.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (30.77%) UML
6 22 (28.21%) User Stories
7 18 (23.08%) Use Case
7 18 (23.08%) Project Management
7 18 (23.08%) Change Management
7 18 (23.08%) Waterfall
7 18 (23.08%) BPMN
8 16 (20.51%) Test Scripting
9 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 10 (12.82%) TDD
10 10 (12.82%) Migration
10 10 (12.82%) Data Migration
11 8 (10.26%) Code Coverage
11 8 (10.26%) Analytics
12 7 (8.97%) Web Development
13 6 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) Java
2 18 (23.08%) SQL
3 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.10%) C#
5 2 (2.56%) Ruby
5 2 (2.56%) Scala
5 2 (2.56%) Groovy
6 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) ISEB
2 5 (6.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.95%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Oracle
2 6 (7.69%) Google
2 6 (7.69%) hybris
3 2 (2.56%) SAP
3 2 (2.56%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.28%) Telerik
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