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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 9 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.48% - 11.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.97% - 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 10
Median salary £50,000 - £38,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 - £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 181 89 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 90.05% 89.90% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 148 54 58
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) TDD
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) Java
4 10 (41.67%) JIRA
4 10 (41.67%) QA
4 10 (41.67%) ATDD
4 10 (41.67%) User Stories
5 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (33.33%) Kanban
6 6 (25.00%) C++
6 6 (25.00%) OO
7 5 (20.83%) Finance
7 5 (20.83%) Front Office
8 4 (16.67%) Selenium
8 4 (16.67%) Derivative
8 4 (16.67%) Advertising
8 4 (16.67%) LAMP
8 4 (16.67%) OOP
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) PHP
8 4 (16.67%) XML
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
8 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (16.67%) GitHub

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 1 (4.17%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) JIRA
2 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
1 5 (20.83%) Front Office
2 4 (16.67%) Advertising
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
1 8 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Junior
4 4 (16.67%) Junior Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) LAMP
1 4 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (4.17%) Django
3 1 (4.17%) FpML
3 1 (4.17%) JDBC
3 1 (4.17%) JMS
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
3 1 (4.17%) Node.js
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Derivative
3 3 (12.50%) User Experience
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
2 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) TDD
3 10 (41.67%) ATDD
3 10 (41.67%) User Stories
4 8 (33.33%) Kanban
5 6 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) OOP
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) Programmatic Advertising
6 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Mobile Development
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) Refactoring
8 2 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (16.67%) PHP
5 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
7 1 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
2 4 (16.67%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle