The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 18 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 57 60 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.68% 13.92% 16.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.66% 16.48% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 80
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Scrum
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
489 364 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 83.02% 84.45% 78.62%
Number of salaries quoted 413 305 338
Average salary £39,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Scrum
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Scrum
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 46 £39,625 +5.66% 5
Sunderland +3 7 £32,500 -21.21%
Gateshead - 5 £38,000 - 1
Scrum
North East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

1 108 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (43.10%) Java
3 41 (35.34%) TDD
4 40 (34.48%) .NET
5 39 (33.62%) C#
6 29 (25.00%) Ruby
7 27 (23.28%) ASP.NET
8 26 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (22.41%) Open Source
9 25 (21.55%) Scala
9 25 (21.55%) MongoDB
10 24 (20.69%) JSON
10 24 (20.69%) RESTful
10 24 (20.69%) NoSQL
10 24 (20.69%) Jenkins
11 22 (18.97%) HTML
11 22 (18.97%) Kanban
12 19 (16.38%) SQL
12 19 (16.38%) MVC
12 19 (16.38%) Automated Testing
13 17 (14.66%) Degree
14 15 (12.93%) JavaScript
14 15 (12.93%) WCF
14 15 (12.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (12.07%) Windows
15 14 (12.07%) Python
15 14 (12.07%) MSTest
15 14 (12.07%) HTML5
15 14 (12.07%) Play Framework
16 13 (11.21%) SQL Server

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 10 (8.62%) Confluence
2 6 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.59%) IIS
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.86%) Node.js
5 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.55%) MongoDB
2 24 (20.69%) NoSQL
3 13 (11.21%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.48%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.86%) MySQL
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 14 (12.07%) MSTest
3 12 (10.34%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (10.34%) Moq
3 12 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (10.34%) NUnit
3 12 (10.34%) Selenium
4 11 (9.48%) Git (software)
5 10 (8.62%) Subversion
5 10 (8.62%) JIRA
6 9 (7.76%) Visual Studio
7 6 (5.17%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.59%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.72%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.72%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.72%) Xcode
9 2 (1.72%) Ant
9 2 (1.72%) JUnit
10 1 (0.86%) Maven
General
1 8 (6.90%) Finance
2 6 (5.17%) Automotive
2 6 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.72%) Games
3 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.86%) Billing
4 1 (0.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 67 (57.76%) Developer
2 27 (23.28%) .NET Developer
3 20 (17.24%) Software Developer
4 16 (13.79%) Project Manager
5 12 (10.34%) Architect
6 11 (9.48%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (8.62%) Lead Developer
7 10 (8.62%) Java Developer
7 10 (8.62%) ScrumMaster
8 8 (6.90%) Agile Project Manager
8 8 (6.90%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.90%) Tester
9 7 (6.03%) Junior
9 7 (6.03%) Graduate
9 7 (6.03%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Junior .NET Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Junior Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Technical Project Manager
10 6 (5.17%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (34.48%) .NET
2 27 (23.28%) ASP.NET
3 24 (20.69%) RESTful
3 24 (20.69%) JSON
4 22 (18.97%) HTML
5 15 (12.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (12.93%) WCF
6 14 (12.07%) HTML5
6 14 (12.07%) Play Framework
7 12 (10.34%) Spring.NET
7 12 (10.34%) Unity DI Container
7 12 (10.34%) WPF
7 12 (10.34%) Castle Windsor
7 12 (10.34%) Ninject
7 12 (10.34%) WinForms
8 11 (9.48%) Spring
8 11 (9.48%) Django
9 7 (6.03%) .NET Framework
9 7 (6.03%) CSS
10 4 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.41%) Open Source
2 13 (11.21%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.17%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.31%) Social Network
7 4 (3.45%) PMI
7 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.72%) iPad
8 2 (1.72%) Online Games
8 2 (1.72%) iPhone
9 1 (0.86%) User Experience
9 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.07%) Windows
2 13 (11.21%) Linux
3 3 (2.59%) Android
3 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.34%) TDD
3 26 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (18.97%) Kanban
5 19 (16.38%) Automated Testing
5 19 (16.38%) MVC
6 13 (11.21%) Web Development
6 13 (11.21%) Mentoring
7 12 (10.34%) Web Application Development
7 12 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
7 12 (10.34%) MVVM
7 12 (10.34%) OO
8 10 (8.62%) Project Planning
8 10 (8.62%) People Management
9 9 (7.76%) Project Management
10 7 (6.03%) PRINCE2
11 6 (5.17%) RUP
11 6 (5.17%) Migration
12 4 (3.45%) OOP
12 4 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 50 (43.10%) Java
2 39 (33.62%) C#
3 29 (25.00%) Ruby
4 25 (21.55%) Scala
5 19 (16.38%) SQL
6 15 (12.93%) JavaScript
7 14 (12.07%) Python
8 11 (9.48%) C++
9 6 (5.17%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.31%) VB
10 5 (4.31%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.59%) PHP
11 3 (2.59%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.72%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.72%) C
13 1 (0.86%) Jython
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) Degree
2 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.17%) MCSD
3 6 (5.17%) Sun Certification
3 6 (5.17%) MCPD
4 5 (4.31%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.45%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.72%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.72%) ISEB
6 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) QA
2 4 (3.45%) HL7
Systems Management
1 10 (8.62%) Puppet
1 10 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (4.31%) Facebook
1 5 (4.31%) Twitter
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.86%) Apple
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle
3 1 (0.86%) SAP
3 1 (0.86%) IBM
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Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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