The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Westminster region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 12 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 13.04% 16.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.95% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £52,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 93.48% 91.67% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 4
Average salary £40,000 £52,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £48,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Scrum
London

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

Scrum
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Westminster

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 5 (55.56%) J2EE
1 5 (55.56%) OOD
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
3 3 (33.33%) JBoss
3 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Maven
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 3 (33.33%) JPA
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Games
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) UML Business Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Java Programmer
4 3 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Programmer
5 2 (22.22%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 2 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) JPA
3 2 (22.22%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (11.11%) GWT
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OOD
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter