The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 13 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 3.77% 3.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 3.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 56 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 77.36% 90.32% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 23
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Scrum
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Sussex region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Sussex

Scrum
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Velocity
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Coach
2 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management