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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 19 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 64 53 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.68% 10.56% 8.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.57% 12.74% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 36
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £27,346 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £42,550 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
553 416 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 83.66% 82.87% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 429 375 325
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,607 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -1 57 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Gateshead - 3 £52,500 - 1
Sunderland -5 2 £31,000 -4.61% 1
Scrum
North East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 130 (98.48%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.88%) .NET
3 45 (34.09%) Java
4 44 (33.33%) TDD
5 41 (31.06%) C#
6 35 (26.52%) ASP.NET
7 33 (25.00%) People Management
8 30 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (22.73%) MVC
9 28 (21.21%) Open Source
10 27 (20.45%) Project Planning
11 25 (18.94%) Ruby
12 24 (18.18%) RESTful
12 24 (18.18%) Kanban
13 23 (17.42%) Scala
13 23 (17.42%) MongoDB
13 23 (17.42%) NoSQL
13 23 (17.42%) Jenkins
13 23 (17.42%) JSON
14 22 (16.67%) HTML
14 22 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (15.91%) Windows
16 20 (15.15%) Computer Science
17 18 (13.64%) Web Development
18 17 (12.88%) Automated Testing
18 17 (12.88%) OO
18 17 (12.88%) WPF
18 17 (12.88%) MSTest
19 16 (12.12%) HTML5
19 16 (12.12%) NUnit

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 9 (6.82%) Confluence
2 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Project
2 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.42%) MongoDB
1 23 (17.42%) NoSQL
2 11 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.58%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.76%) MySQL
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (17.42%) Jenkins
2 17 (12.88%) MSTest
3 16 (12.12%) NUnit
4 15 (11.36%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (11.36%) Moq
5 11 (8.33%) Selenium
6 9 (6.82%) JIRA
7 7 (5.30%) Git (software)
7 7 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (4.55%) Subversion
9 3 (2.27%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.52%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.52%) Xcode
11 1 (0.76%) Ant
11 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (6.82%) Games
2 8 (6.06%) Finance
3 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.76%) Billing
4 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (53.03%) Developer
2 40 (30.30%) .NET Developer
3 23 (17.42%) ScrumMaster
4 16 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 14 (10.61%) Java Developer
6 11 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 10 (7.58%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.58%) Junior
7 10 (7.58%) Graduate
7 10 (7.58%) Junior .NET Developer
7 10 (7.58%) Graduate Developer
7 10 (7.58%) Junior Developer
7 10 (7.58%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 9 (6.82%) Team Leader
8 9 (6.82%) Architect
8 9 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (6.06%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.30%) Development Team Leader
11 6 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
11 6 (4.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (37.88%) .NET
2 35 (26.52%) ASP.NET
3 24 (18.18%) RESTful
4 23 (17.42%) JSON
5 22 (16.67%) HTML
5 22 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (12.88%) WPF
7 16 (12.12%) HTML5
8 15 (11.36%) WinForms
8 15 (11.36%) Castle Windsor
8 15 (11.36%) Ninject
8 15 (11.36%) Spring.NET
8 15 (11.36%) Unity DI Container
9 14 (10.61%) Play Framework
9 14 (10.61%) WCF
10 13 (9.85%) .NET Framework
11 9 (6.82%) Django
11 9 (6.82%) Spring
12 7 (5.30%) Web Services
13 6 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.21%) Open Source
2 20 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 15 (11.36%) Inversion of Control
4 13 (9.85%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (7.58%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.79%) Social Network
6 5 (3.79%) Online Games
7 4 (3.03%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.27%) PMI
8 3 (2.27%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.52%) iPhone
9 2 (1.52%) iPad
9 2 (1.52%) User Experience
9 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.76%) Physics
10 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.76%) Social Gaming
10 1 (0.76%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.91%) Windows
2 9 (6.82%) Linux
3 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.52%) Android
5 1 (0.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (98.48%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (33.33%) TDD
3 33 (25.00%) People Management
4 30 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (22.73%) MVC
5 27 (20.45%) Project Planning
6 24 (18.18%) Kanban
7 18 (13.64%) Web Development
8 17 (12.88%) Automated Testing
8 17 (12.88%) OO
9 15 (11.36%) MVVM
9 15 (11.36%) Dependency Injection
9 15 (11.36%) Web Application Development
10 13 (9.85%) Mentoring
11 9 (6.82%) Project Management
12 7 (5.30%) Software Engineering
12 7 (5.30%) RUP
13 5 (3.79%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.79%) OOP
13 5 (3.79%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.09%) Java
2 41 (31.06%) C#
3 25 (18.94%) Ruby
4 23 (17.42%) Scala
5 14 (10.61%) JavaScript
6 10 (7.58%) Python
7 9 (6.82%) SQL
7 9 (6.82%) C++
8 6 (4.55%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.79%) VB
10 3 (2.27%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.27%) PHP
11 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.52%) C
11 2 (1.52%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.76%) Jython
Qualifications
1 15 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.52%) ISEB
3 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) QA
2 4 (3.03%) HL7
Systems Management
1 9 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (6.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (3.79%) Facebook
1 5 (3.79%) Twitter
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle
3 1 (0.76%) IBM
3 1 (0.76%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Circa £55,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £Depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Unipres UK Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 22 days ago