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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 27 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 52 48 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.77% 10.76% 13.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.21% 13.99% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 71
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,636 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,983 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
464 343 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 78.25% 76.91% 79.40%
Number of salaries quoted 405 296 417
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 -6 40 £41,500 +17.79% 18
Sunderland - 11 £32,500 -
Gateshead -13 2 £38,000 +8.57%
Tyneside - 1 £40,000 -
Scrum
North East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 95 (89.62%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (43.40%) .NET
3 44 (41.51%) C#
4 39 (36.79%) Visual Studio
5 38 (35.85%) Java
6 36 (33.96%) SQL
7 29 (27.36%) HTML
8 24 (22.64%) Degree
9 22 (20.75%) Migration
9 22 (20.75%) HTML5
10 20 (18.87%) SharePoint
10 20 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET
10 20 (18.87%) TDD
11 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
11 19 (17.92%) SharePoint 2013
12 18 (16.98%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (16.98%) RESTful
12 18 (16.98%) CSS
12 18 (16.98%) Ruby
13 17 (16.04%) Scala
13 17 (16.04%) Open Source
13 17 (16.04%) Office 365
14 16 (15.09%) Security Cleared
14 16 (15.09%) MVC
14 16 (15.09%) JavaScript
15 15 (14.15%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (13.21%) MongoDB
16 14 (13.21%) Automotive
16 14 (13.21%) Manufacturing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 20 (18.87%) SharePoint
2 19 (17.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 18 (16.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (7.55%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (6.60%) IIS
6 6 (5.66%) CMS
6 6 (5.66%) Confluence
7 5 (4.72%) Orchard CMS
8 2 (1.89%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (10.38%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.04%) Office 365
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.21%) MongoDB
3 13 (12.26%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.89%) DB2
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.94%) Big Data
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (36.79%) Visual Studio
2 15 (14.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (12.26%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.55%) Git (software)
4 8 (7.55%) Mercurial
4 8 (7.55%) Subversion
5 7 (6.60%) NUnit
5 7 (6.60%) JUnit
5 7 (6.60%) Moq
6 6 (5.66%) JIRA
6 6 (5.66%) Selenium
7 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.89%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.89%) MSTest
8 2 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (1.89%) Ant
9 1 (0.94%) Maven
General
1 14 (13.21%) Automotive
1 14 (13.21%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.60%) Finance
3 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (53.77%) Developer
2 33 (31.13%) Software Developer
3 22 (20.75%) Architect
4 20 (18.87%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (14.15%) C# Developer
6 14 (13.21%) SharePoint Architect
6 14 (13.21%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 13 (12.26%) .NET Developer
8 10 (9.43%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (7.55%) Java Developer
9 8 (7.55%) Tester
9 8 (7.55%) Project Manager
10 7 (6.60%) Lead Developer
10 7 (6.60%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (5.66%) SharePoint Designer
11 6 (5.66%) Designer
12 5 (4.72%) Senior Tester
12 5 (4.72%) Technical Manager
12 5 (4.72%) Technical Project Manager
13 4 (3.77%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (43.40%) .NET
2 29 (27.36%) HTML
3 22 (20.75%) HTML5
4 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET
5 18 (16.98%) CSS
5 18 (16.98%) RESTful
6 13 (12.26%) JSON
7 12 (11.32%) XSLT
7 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (9.43%) WCF
8 10 (9.43%) WinForms
9 8 (7.55%) Django
10 7 (6.60%) WPF
10 7 (6.60%) Spring
10 7 (6.60%) Web Services
10 7 (6.60%) Play Framework
11 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (5.66%) XML
12 5 (4.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.04%) Open Source
2 6 (5.66%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.72%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.89%) PMI
4 2 (1.89%) Social Network
4 2 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.32%) Windows
2 10 (9.43%) Linux
3 3 (2.83%) UNIX
4 1 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (89.62%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.75%) Migration
3 20 (18.87%) TDD
4 16 (15.09%) MVC
5 14 (13.21%) Content Management
6 13 (12.26%) OO
7 12 (11.32%) Project Management
7 12 (11.32%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.43%) Automated Testing
9 9 (8.49%) CRM
9 9 (8.49%) Unit Testing
9 9 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
10 8 (7.55%) Kanban
10 8 (7.55%) Web Development
11 7 (6.60%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (5.66%) PRINCE2
12 6 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (4.72%) Test Automation
14 4 (3.77%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 44 (41.51%) C#
2 38 (35.85%) Java
3 36 (33.96%) SQL
4 18 (16.98%) Ruby
5 17 (16.04%) Scala
6 16 (15.09%) JavaScript
7 13 (12.26%) C++
7 13 (12.26%) T-SQL
8 11 (10.38%) Python
9 3 (2.83%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.89%) C
10 2 (1.89%) VB
10 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (22.64%) Degree
2 20 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (15.09%) Security Cleared
4 14 (13.21%) MCPD
4 14 (13.21%) MCSD
5 9 (8.49%) SC Cleared
6 8 (7.55%) Sun Certification
7 4 (3.77%) PhD
7 4 (3.77%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Puppet
1 6 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle
3 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.89%) Pega
3 2 (1.89%) Facebook
3 2 (1.89%) Twitter
4 1 (0.94%) SAP
4 1 (0.94%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT People First
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £27,500 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Gem Partnership
Posted: Yesterday
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
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Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
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