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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 27 23 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +27
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 43 55 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.86% 8.84% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.38% 11.18% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 35 50 13
Average salary £49,500 £71,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.52% +67.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
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
513 492 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 81.82% 79.10% 76.09%
Number of salaries quoted 405 419 406
Average salary £49,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 27 February 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Slough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 83 (97.65%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.65%) Telecoms
3 27 (31.76%) Business Analysis
3 27 (31.76%) Waterfall
4 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 23 (27.06%) Git (software)
5 23 (27.06%) Subversion
5 23 (27.06%) User Stories
6 22 (25.88%) Finance
7 21 (24.71%) Advertising
7 21 (24.71%) TDD
8 20 (23.53%) UML
9 19 (22.35%) Change Management
9 19 (22.35%) Project Management
9 19 (22.35%) ISEB
10 18 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (20.00%) Banking
11 17 (20.00%) Retail
11 17 (20.00%) FMCG
11 17 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (20.00%) jQuery
11 17 (20.00%) BPMN
11 17 (20.00%) Use Case
11 17 (20.00%) SOA
11 17 (20.00%) User Experience
12 16 (18.82%) HTML
13 15 (17.65%) HTML5
14 14 (16.47%) CSS3
14 14 (16.47%) SQL
14 14 (16.47%) CSS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (15.29%) Node.js
2 5 (5.88%) Apache
2 5 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Project
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Force.com
2 4 (4.71%) SaaS
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.24%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.35%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 23 (27.06%) Subversion
1 23 (27.06%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.76%) Ant
3 8 (9.41%) Visual Studio
4 6 (7.06%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (2.35%) JIRA
General
1 32 (37.65%) Telecoms
2 22 (25.88%) Finance
3 21 (24.71%) Advertising
4 17 (20.00%) Banking
4 17 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 2 (2.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (35.29%) Analyst
2 28 (32.94%) Developer
2 28 (32.94%) Business Analyst
3 20 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (21.18%) Senior Business Analyst
5 11 (12.94%) Senior Developer
6 10 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
6 10 (11.76%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Web Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Development Manager
8 7 (8.24%) ScrumMaster
8 7 (8.24%) UI Developer
8 7 (8.24%) UI Programmer
9 6 (7.06%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Test Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) Front-End Web Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Agile Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.00%) jQuery
2 16 (18.82%) HTML
3 15 (17.65%) HTML5
4 14 (16.47%) CSS
4 14 (16.47%) CSS3
5 13 (15.29%) AngularJS
6 12 (14.12%) .NET
7 10 (11.76%) Visualforce
8 9 (10.59%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (9.41%) STL
9 8 (9.41%) XML
9 8 (9.41%) WinForms
10 6 (7.06%) ExpressJS
10 6 (7.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (4.71%) Ajax
11 4 (4.71%) RESTful
12 3 (3.53%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (2.35%) REST
13 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
13 2 (2.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) FMCG
1 17 (20.00%) User Experience
2 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.06%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.35%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.18%) Home Automation
7 1 (1.18%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) UNIX
3 3 (3.53%) Android
3 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (97.65%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.76%) Business Analysis
2 27 (31.76%) Waterfall
3 23 (27.06%) User Stories
4 21 (24.71%) TDD
5 20 (23.53%) UML
6 19 (22.35%) Project Management
6 19 (22.35%) Change Management
7 18 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (20.00%) SOA
8 17 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (20.00%) BPMN
8 17 (20.00%) Use Case
9 12 (14.12%) E-Commerce
10 10 (11.76%) Migration
10 10 (11.76%) Web Application Development
11 8 (9.41%) E-business
11 8 (9.41%) Test Scripting
12 7 (8.24%) Data Migration
12 7 (8.24%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 14 (16.47%) SQL
3 12 (14.12%) C#
4 10 (11.76%) Apex Code
5 9 (10.59%) Java
6 8 (9.41%) C++
6 8 (9.41%) T-SQL
6 8 (9.41%) VC++
7 2 (2.35%) PHP
8 1 (1.18%) Ruby
8 1 (1.18%) Groovy
8 1 (1.18%) Scala
8 1 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) ISEB
2 10 (11.76%) Degree
3 3 (3.53%) VCP4
4 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.18%) MCP
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.18%) PMP
5 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.35%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
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