Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 10 14
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 +39
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 80 145 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 11.51% 14.41% 12.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.70% 15.66% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 76 162 163
Northampton median annual salary £29,000 £36,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.09% -18.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,250 £34,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £65,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.38% -5.88% +6.25%

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 Northampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 630 926 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 90.65% 92.05% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 463 566 1176
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,000 £56,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +3.13%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Northampton

Scrum
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Northampton

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Northampton over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 68 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (53.75%) Software Engineering
3 39 (48.75%) Linux
4 37 (46.25%) Degree
4 37 (46.25%) Computer Science
5 35 (43.75%) C++
5 35 (43.75%) Java
6 34 (42.50%) GitHub
6 34 (42.50%) Computer Vision
7 26 (32.50%) Python
7 26 (32.50%) PhD
7 26 (32.50%) Mathematics
8 25 (31.25%) C#
8 25 (31.25%) Games
8 25 (31.25%) Algorithms
9 21 (26.25%) Git (software)
10 20 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
11 17 (21.25%) Physics
11 17 (21.25%) Embedded Linux
11 17 (21.25%) Electronics
11 17 (21.25%) OOP
11 17 (21.25%) OO
12 16 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 16 (20.00%) Subversion
12 16 (20.00%) Machine Learning
13 15 (18.75%) BDD
14 14 (17.50%) HTML
15 13 (16.25%) Cucumber
16 12 (15.00%) HTML5
16 12 (15.00%) Test Automation

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 2 (2.50%) JBoss
1 2 (2.50%) SAS
1 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 34 (42.50%) GitHub
2 7 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.50%) BigQuery
3 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.00%) Subversion
2 16 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 13 (16.25%) Cucumber
4 9 (11.25%) WebDriver
5 4 (5.00%) JUnit
6 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.50%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.50%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.50%) Gradle
7 2 (2.50%) Selenium
7 2 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.25%) JIRA
8 1 (1.25%) JSUnit
8 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (31.25%) Games
2 17 (21.25%) Electronics
3 10 (12.50%) Retail
4 3 (3.75%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Finance
5 2 (2.50%) Front Office
6 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (47.50%) Software Engineer
2 34 (42.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 26 (32.50%) Developer
4 17 (21.25%) Software Developer
5 16 (20.00%) C++ Developer
5 16 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 16 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 16 (20.00%) Graduate
5 16 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 16 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
5 16 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
5 16 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 16 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 11 (13.75%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) Analyst
7 10 (12.50%) Business Analyst
8 9 (11.25%) C Software Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) Computer Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) HTML
2 12 (15.00%) HTML5
3 9 (11.25%) Polymer
3 9 (11.25%) Web Components
4 8 (10.00%) Spring
5 7 (8.75%) Web Services
6 6 (7.50%) J2EE
6 6 (7.50%) Velocity
7 5 (6.25%) CSS
7 5 (6.25%) JSON
8 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.00%) REST
8 4 (5.00%) Spring MVC
9 3 (3.75%) .NET
9 3 (3.75%) RESTful
9 3 (3.75%) XML
10 2 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (2.50%) Java EE
10 2 (2.50%) JSP
10 2 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (46.25%) Computer Science
2 25 (31.25%) Algorithms
3 9 (11.25%) Video\Live Streaming
4 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) User Experience
6 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (48.75%) Linux
2 17 (21.25%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (11.25%) Windows
4 2 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (53.75%) Software Engineering
3 34 (42.50%) Computer Vision
4 26 (32.50%) Mathematics
5 17 (21.25%) OO
5 17 (21.25%) OOP
5 17 (21.25%) Physics
6 16 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 15 (18.75%) BDD
8 12 (15.00%) Test Automation
9 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
10 9 (11.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (11.25%) Front End Development
10 9 (11.25%) Image Processing
10 9 (11.25%) Multithreading
10 9 (11.25%) Neural Network
10 9 (11.25%) Open Source
10 9 (11.25%) QA Automation
11 8 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
11 8 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.75%) C++
1 35 (43.75%) Java
2 26 (32.50%) Python
3 25 (31.25%) C#
4 11 (13.75%) SQL
5 10 (12.50%) C
6 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.50%) COBOL
7 2 (2.50%) Scala
8 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (46.25%) Degree
2 26 (32.50%) PhD
3 20 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Google
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.50%) hybris
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle
3 2 (2.50%) Sun
3 2 (2.50%) Tableau
4 1 (1.25%) Talend
4 1 (1.25%) WSO2