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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 30 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 35 43 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.48% 8.48% 7.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.45% 10.51% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 36
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
470 409 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 87.04% 80.67% 82.98%
Number of salaries quoted 366 336 454
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Slough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 78 (98.73%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (54.43%) Telecoms
3 35 (44.30%) Project Management
3 35 (44.30%) Business Analysis
3 35 (44.30%) Waterfall
3 35 (44.30%) User Stories
3 35 (44.30%) SDLC
4 33 (41.77%) Finance
5 29 (36.71%) UML
6 27 (34.18%) ISEB
6 27 (34.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (32.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 26 (32.91%) Retail
8 25 (31.65%) Banking
8 25 (31.65%) Use Case
8 25 (31.65%) BPMN
8 25 (31.65%) FMCG
8 25 (31.65%) Change Management
8 25 (31.65%) Advertising
9 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
10 19 (24.05%) SOA
11 18 (22.78%) Git (software)
11 18 (22.78%) User Experience
12 16 (20.25%) TDD
13 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
13 15 (18.99%) .NET
13 15 (18.99%) C#
14 14 (17.72%) MVC
15 13 (16.46%) HTML
15 13 (16.46%) Apache

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (16.46%) Apache
2 8 (10.13%) CMS
2 8 (10.13%) WordPress
2 8 (10.13%) Joomla!
2 8 (10.13%) concrete5
3 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) MySQL
3 5 (6.33%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.66%) Subversion
2 10 (12.66%) Ant
2 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
3 8 (10.13%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 43 (54.43%) Telecoms
2 33 (41.77%) Finance
3 26 (32.91%) Retail
4 25 (31.65%) Banking
4 25 (31.65%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (49.37%) Analyst
2 37 (46.84%) Business Analyst
3 26 (32.91%) Developer
4 18 (22.78%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (20.25%) Senior Business Analyst
6 10 (12.66%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Agile Business Analyst
6 10 (12.66%) Senior Developer
7 8 (10.13%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Development Manager
8 5 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) ScrumMaster
9 4 (5.06%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.80%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.80%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Agile Development Manager
10 3 (3.80%) QA Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) C++/C# Developer
11 2 (2.53%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.99%) .NET
2 13 (16.46%) HTML
3 12 (15.19%) CSS
4 10 (12.66%) Visualforce
5 8 (10.13%) STL
5 8 (10.13%) XML
5 8 (10.13%) WinForms
5 8 (10.13%) HTML5
5 8 (10.13%) REST
5 8 (10.13%) CSS3
5 8 (10.13%) Laravel
5 8 (10.13%) jQuery
5 8 (10.13%) Symfony
6 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.06%) SignalR
7 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (5.06%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.65%) FMCG
2 18 (22.78%) User Experience
3 9 (11.39%) Mobile App
4 8 (10.13%) W3C
5 4 (5.06%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.27%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
1 8 (10.13%) Linux
2 5 (6.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (98.73%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (44.30%) Project Management
2 35 (44.30%) Business Analysis
2 35 (44.30%) Waterfall
2 35 (44.30%) User Stories
2 35 (44.30%) SDLC
3 29 (36.71%) UML
4 27 (34.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (32.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (31.65%) Use Case
6 25 (31.65%) BPMN
6 25 (31.65%) Change Management
7 19 (24.05%) SOA
8 16 (20.25%) TDD
9 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
10 14 (17.72%) MVC
11 12 (15.19%) OO
12 10 (12.66%) Web Application Development
13 9 (11.39%) Mobile Application Development
14 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
2 15 (18.99%) C#
3 10 (12.66%) Apex Code
4 9 (11.39%) PHP
5 8 (10.13%) SQL
5 8 (10.13%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.13%) C++
5 8 (10.13%) VC++
6 5 (6.33%) Java
7 1 (1.27%) Scala
7 1 (1.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (34.18%) ISEB
2 11 (13.92%) Degree
3 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.27%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (10.13%) Zend
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.53%) Cognizant
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