Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 33 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 25 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.92% 5.51% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.48% 5.90% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 3
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +10.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,500 £48,400
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 386 424 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 91.47% 93.39% 92.96%
Number of salaries quoted 278 341 188
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Northern Ireland

Scrum
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Northern Ireland

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Northern Ireland

Scrum
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +1 24 £45,000 +20.00% 7
County Armagh - 1 £45,000 -
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (40.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) .NET
4 9 (36.00%) C#
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (32.00%) JSON
5 8 (32.00%) C++
5 8 (32.00%) Oracle
5 8 (32.00%) Web Services
5 8 (32.00%) XML
5 8 (32.00%) MVC
6 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (28.00%) TDD
7 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (24.00%) Kanban
7 6 (24.00%) HTML
7 6 (24.00%) SOA
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.00%) Web Development
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (16.00%) User Stories
9 4 (16.00%) BDD
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (16.00%) SOLID
9 4 (16.00%) Contactless

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Confluence
1 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.00%) JBoss
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) Sitefinity
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.00%) SaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Office 365
4 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.00%) Maven
4 2 (8.00%) JIRA
5 1 (4.00%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (4.00%) gulp
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (8.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Principal Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Scrum Master
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Scala Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Scala Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) JSON
2 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 8 (32.00%) XML
3 6 (24.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (16.00%) JDBC
4 4 (16.00%) JMS
4 4 (16.00%) RESTful
4 4 (16.00%) Spring
4 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
4 4 (16.00%) WCF
5 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (12.00%) Velocity
6 2 (8.00%) Ajax
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
7 1 (4.00%) boto
7 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Contactless
2 4 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (16.00%) Smartcard
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) User Experience
4 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Android
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
4 7 (28.00%) TDD
5 6 (24.00%) Kanban
5 6 (24.00%) SOA
5 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.00%) Web Development
7 4 (16.00%) BDD
7 4 (16.00%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (16.00%) OO
7 4 (16.00%) Refactoring
7 4 (16.00%) SOLID
7 4 (16.00%) User Stories
8 3 (12.00%) Coaching
8 3 (12.00%) CRM
8 3 (12.00%) Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) C++
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) C
5 4 (16.00%) Java 8
5 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) Scala
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) HNC
3 2 (8.00%) HND
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.00%) logstash
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Apple
3 4 (16.00%) Samsung
4 1 (4.00%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Nintex
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) VMware