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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Planning Poker
Rank 865 896 887
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Permanent jobs citing Planning Poker 35 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.012% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.015% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 3
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -23.80%

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
94267 95114 86807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.15% 82.79% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 77668 75899 71027
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Planning Poker Salary Histogram in the UK

Planning Poker
Top 13 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 31 August 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 +27 26 £50,000 +25.00% 9
London +20 21 £55,000 +16.40% 7
Scotland - 9 £65,000 -
Glasgow - 9 £65,000 -
City of London - 6 £53,750 - 3
East of England +9 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bedford - 3 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
South East +10 2 £38,750 -
Brighton - 1 £32,500 -
Fareham - 1 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -

Planning Poker
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (66.67%) Scrum
3 25 (64.10%) TDD
4 21 (53.85%) .NET
5 18 (46.15%) User Stories
6 17 (43.59%) BDD
7 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
7 14 (35.90%) C#
7 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
8 13 (33.33%) Finance
9 11 (28.21%) MVC
10 10 (25.64%) Pair Programming
11 9 (23.08%) Banking
11 9 (23.08%) Refactoring
11 9 (23.08%) Change Management
11 9 (23.08%) ATDD
11 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (23.08%) DevOps
11 9 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (23.08%) Software Delivery
12 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (20.51%) Inversion of Control
13 7 (17.95%) User Experience
13 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
14 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
14 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
14 6 (15.38%) EPiServer
15 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (12.82%) SQL
15 5 (12.82%) HTML

Planning Poker
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.69%) Selenium
4 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Banking
3 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.56%) Games
6 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Applications Developer
2 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 9 (23.08%) .NET Applications Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
3 5 (12.82%) ScrumMaster
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Agile .NET Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (12.82%) HTML
4 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
4 4 (10.26%) Velocity
4 4 (10.26%) WCF
5 3 (7.69%) Web Services
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (5.13%) XML
6 2 (5.13%) jQuery
7 1 (2.56%) XSD
7 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (17.95%) User Experience
3 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) Data Integration
4 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.69%) NHS
4 3 (7.69%) Life Science
4 3 (7.69%) Wiki
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (66.67%) Scrum
3 25 (64.10%) TDD
4 18 (46.15%) User Stories
5 17 (43.59%) BDD
6 11 (28.21%) MVC
7 10 (25.64%) Pair Programming
8 9 (23.08%) Change Management
8 9 (23.08%) ATDD
8 9 (23.08%) DevOps
8 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (23.08%) Refactoring
8 9 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (23.08%) Software Delivery
9 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
10 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
11 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
12 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
12 4 (10.26%) Project Management
12 4 (10.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) C#
2 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.82%) SQL
4 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) EPiServer
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + generous bonus, pension, hols etc
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + generous bonus, pension, hols etc
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Resource partners Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + generous bonus, pension, hols etc
Posted: 27 days ago