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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 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 29 24 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +40
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 53 36 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.85% 9.33% 8.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.82% 9.65% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 20
10th Percentile £29,600 £35,000 £31,625
25th Percentile £41,375 £40,625 £38,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £58,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.48% +28.89% -10.00%
75th Percentile £61,688 £67,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £85,525 £75,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -

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 601 373 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 89.04% 96.63% 91.75%
Number of salaries quoted 347 222 236
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% -2.94%
75th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,375 £60,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Northern Ireland

Scrum
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Scrum in Northern Ireland

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
County Antrim -4 46 £52,500 -9.48% 8
Newry - 4 - -
County Down - 4 - -
County Londonderry - 3 £55,000 -
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 44 (83.02%) Agile
2 16 (30.19%) .NET
3 14 (26.42%) C#
3 14 (26.42%) Project Management
3 14 (26.42%) SaaS
4 13 (24.53%) Azure
4 13 (24.53%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (22.64%) Coaching
5 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
5 12 (22.64%) Social Skills
6 11 (20.75%) Full Stack Development
6 11 (20.75%) CI/CD
7 9 (16.98%) Project Delivery
8 8 (15.09%) Web Development
8 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
8 8 (15.09%) LAMP
8 8 (15.09%) HTML
8 8 (15.09%) Java
8 8 (15.09%) PHP
8 8 (15.09%) CSS
8 8 (15.09%) OOP
8 8 (15.09%) Docker
8 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
8 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
8 8 (15.09%) Laravel
9 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
9 7 (13.21%) Vue.js
9 7 (13.21%) Kubernetes
9 7 (13.21%) React
9 7 (13.21%) .NET Core

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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (26.42%) SaaS
2 13 (24.53%) Azure
3 4 (7.55%) GitHub
4 2 (3.77%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.32%) JIRA
3 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.55%) Postman
4 1 (1.89%) JProfiler
General
1 12 (22.64%) Social Skills
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.32%) Marketing
2 6 (11.32%) Organisational Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.77%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Finance
5 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Scrum Master
3 8 (15.09%) PHP Developer
3 8 (15.09%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Product Owner
6 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Software Tester
7 4 (7.55%) Tester
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Scrum Master
9 2 (3.77%) Performance Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Performance Test Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Test Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Analyst
10 1 (1.89%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) .NET
2 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
2 8 (15.09%) CSS
2 8 (15.09%) HTML
2 8 (15.09%) LAMP
2 8 (15.09%) Laravel
3 7 (13.21%) .NET Core
3 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
3 7 (13.21%) React
3 7 (13.21%) Vue.js
4 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
4 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (7.55%) WCF
5 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.89%) Node.js
5 1 (1.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
3 7 (13.21%) Tandem
4 4 (7.55%) Biotechnology
4 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.55%) PMI
4 4 (7.55%) Renewable Energy
4 4 (7.55%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (83.02%) Agile
2 14 (26.42%) Project Management
3 12 (22.64%) Coaching
4 11 (20.75%) CI/CD
4 11 (20.75%) Full Stack Development
5 9 (16.98%) Project Delivery
6 8 (15.09%) OOP
6 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.09%) Web Development
7 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
7 7 (13.21%) Microservices
8 6 (11.32%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (11.32%) BDD
8 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
8 6 (11.32%) Kanban
8 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
8 6 (11.32%) Product Management
8 6 (11.32%) Product Roadmap
9 5 (9.43%) SDLC
9 5 (9.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) C#
2 8 (15.09%) Java
2 8 (15.09%) PHP
3 7 (13.21%) TypeScript
4 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.66%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
1 4 (7.55%) PMI Certification
1 4 (7.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) ABBYY
2 2 (3.77%) Automation Anywhere
2 2 (3.77%) Citrix
2 2 (3.77%) SAP
2 2 (3.77%) UiPath
3 1 (1.89%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.89%) Dynatrace