Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 25 34
Rank change year-on-year +13 +9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 68 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 17.71% 6.91% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.54% 7.81% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 1
Belfast median annual salary £45,000 £33,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.33% -25.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £11,250 £30,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £69,875 £61,250 £50,000
County Antrim median annual salary £45,000 £33,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +34.33% -25.56% +4.65%

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 348 269 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 90.63% 88.49% 91.16%
Number of salaries quoted 219 215 105
Belfast median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,750 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,750 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -11.76% +13.33%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Belfast

Scrum
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Belfast

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Belfast over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Belfast

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 65 (95.59%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 51 (75.00%) Oracle
4 50 (73.53%) Legal
5 41 (60.29%) SDLC
6 36 (52.94%) Kanban
7 26 (38.24%) Workflow
8 25 (36.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (36.76%) AngularJS
9 24 (35.29%) Customer-Centricity
10 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
11 21 (30.88%) Relational Database
12 20 (29.41%) .NET
12 20 (29.41%) Project Management
13 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (27.94%) Finance
13 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Project
13 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (27.94%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (27.94%) DevOps
13 19 (27.94%) Node.js
14 18 (26.47%) Dashboard Development
14 18 (26.47%) Ticket Management
14 18 (26.47%) Traceability Matrix
14 18 (26.47%) Computer Science Degree
14 18 (26.47%) Workflow Management
14 18 (26.47%) Business Analysis
14 18 (26.47%) Degree
14 18 (26.47%) Computer Science
14 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Office

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
1 12 (17.65%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (7.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Project
2 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (26.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.94%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (17.65%) iPaaS
2 12 (17.65%) PaaS
2 12 (17.65%) SaaS
3 6 (8.82%) GitHub
3 6 (8.82%) npm
3 6 (8.82%) Slack
4 2 (2.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) Relational Database
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.29%) Cosmos DB
3 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.29%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.82%) Ingres
4 6 (8.82%) MySQL
5 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 12 (17.65%) Bitbucket
2 12 (17.65%) GitLab
3 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.29%) JUnit
3 7 (10.29%) Mockito
3 7 (10.29%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.29%) TeamCity
4 6 (8.82%) Jasmine
4 6 (8.82%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (8.82%) Protractor
4 6 (8.82%) Subversion
5 5 (7.35%) JIRA
6 1 (1.47%) Metasploit
General
1 50 (73.53%) Legal
2 19 (27.94%) Finance
3 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Developer
2 12 (17.65%) Architect
2 12 (17.65%) Scrum Master
2 12 (17.65%) Technical Architect
3 8 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 8 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.29%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) QA Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) QA Test Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Test Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Angular Developer
6 4 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 4 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Java Team Leader
7 3 (4.41%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Team Leader
8 2 (2.94%) Embedded C Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.76%) AngularJS
2 20 (29.41%) .NET
3 19 (27.94%) Node.js
4 18 (26.47%) HTML
5 14 (20.59%) RESTful
6 13 (19.12%) CSS
7 8 (11.76%) SOAP
8 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
8 7 (10.29%) Angular 2
8 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
8 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (10.29%) Backbone.js
8 7 (10.29%) Classic ASP
8 7 (10.29%) Entity Framework
8 7 (10.29%) jQuery
8 7 (10.29%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (10.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (10.29%) Web Services
9 6 (8.82%) Ionic Framework
9 6 (8.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Computer Science
1 18 (26.47%) Management Information System
2 12 (17.65%) User Experience
3 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.35%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Android
1 6 (8.82%) Apple iOS
1 6 (8.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (95.59%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (60.29%) SDLC
3 36 (52.94%) Kanban
4 26 (38.24%) Workflow
5 25 (36.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (35.29%) Customer-Centricity
7 20 (29.41%) Project Management
8 19 (27.94%) DevOps
9 18 (26.47%) Business Analysis
9 18 (26.47%) Dashboard Development
9 18 (26.47%) Process Management
9 18 (26.47%) Ticket Management
9 18 (26.47%) Traceability Matrix
9 18 (26.47%) Workflow Management
10 14 (20.59%) TDD
11 13 (19.12%) Test Automation
12 12 (17.65%) ArchiMate
12 12 (17.65%) Data Migration
12 12 (17.65%) Open Source
12 12 (17.65%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
2 14 (20.59%) Python
3 12 (17.65%) Java
3 12 (17.65%) PHP
3 12 (17.65%) Ruby
3 12 (17.65%) SQL
4 8 (11.76%) C#
5 6 (8.82%) TypeScript
6 5 (7.35%) C
6 5 (7.35%) C++
7 3 (4.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (26.47%) Computer Science Degree
2 18 (26.47%) Degree
3 11 (16.18%) PMI Certification
3 11 (16.18%) PMP
4 7 (10.29%) ISTQB
4 7 (10.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (5.88%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.47%) CEH
6 1 (1.47%) CISSP
6 1 (1.47%) CSSLP
6 1 (1.47%) GIAC
6 1 (1.47%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) Kubernetes
1 12 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 51 (75.00%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.94%) BT
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco