The table below looks at the statistics for Planning Poker skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Planning Poker over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Planning Poker
Rank 864 916 877
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -39
Permanent jobs citing Planning Poker 8 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.008% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91650 97108 87435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.32% 82.02% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74194 78433 71898
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Planning Poker
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Planning Poker within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Planning Poker Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Planning Poker
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Planning Poker within the UK.

Planning Poker Salary Trend in the UK

Planning Poker
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Planning Poker over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Planning Poker Salary Histogram in the UK

Planning Poker
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Planning Poker within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
England +29 8 £46,000 -
North West - 5 £45,000 -
Manchester - 5 £45,000 -
South East +13 2 £66,250 -
Berkshire - 2 £66,250 -
City of London - 1 £52,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £65,000 -
London - 1 £52,500 -

Planning Poker
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Planning Poker 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 Planning Poker.

1 10 (83.33%) Scrum
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) NHS
4 6 (50.00%) Migration
4 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) QA
4 6 (50.00%) Release Management
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (41.67%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (41.67%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (41.67%) Separation of Concerns
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) XSD
6 4 (33.33%) XSLT
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio

Planning Poker
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Planning Poker 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 Planning Poker. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Mockito
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) QUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (8.33%) Appium
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (8.33%) Ant
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) jMock
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Team Leader
3 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (33.33%) XSD
4 4 (33.33%) XSLT
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) JSP
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE
6 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) NHS
2 5 (41.67%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (33.33%) Informatics
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Scrum
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (50.00%) Release Management
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (41.67%) Separation of Concerns
5 4 (33.33%) Software Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) SOA
6 3 (25.00%) User Stories
7 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
8 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
8 1 (8.33%) SEO
8 1 (8.33%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (8.33%) HQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Facebook