Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 31 27
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4 +26
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 73 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 16.01% 5.06% 4.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.59% 5.61% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 3
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £11,250 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £73,000 £51,950 £48,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 415 303 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 91.01% 90.18% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 258 237 115
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.88% - +18.87%
10th Percentile £20,275 £26,250 £24,550
90th Percentile £55,375 £61,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +15 71 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Newry - 2 - -
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 70 (95.89%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (76.71%) Oracle
3 53 (72.60%) Microsoft
4 50 (68.49%) Legal
5 41 (56.16%) SDLC
6 37 (50.68%) Kanban
7 26 (35.62%) Workflow
8 25 (34.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (34.25%) AngularJS
9 24 (32.88%) Customer-Centricity
10 22 (30.14%) JavaScript
11 21 (28.77%) .NET
11 21 (28.77%) Jenkins
11 21 (28.77%) Relational Database
12 20 (27.40%) Project Management
12 20 (27.40%) Degree
12 20 (27.40%) Computer Science
13 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (26.03%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (26.03%) RESTful
13 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (26.03%) Finance
13 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Project
13 19 (26.03%) DevOps
14 18 (24.66%) Dashboard Development
14 18 (24.66%) Traceability Matrix
14 18 (24.66%) Ticket Management
14 18 (24.66%) Computer Science Degree
14 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Office
14 18 (24.66%) HTML

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 12 (16.44%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (16.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (16.44%) SharePoint
1 12 (16.44%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (6.85%) Confluence
2 5 (6.85%) GemFire
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Project
2 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (24.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.03%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (16.44%) iPaaS
2 12 (16.44%) PaaS
2 12 (16.44%) SaaS
3 6 (8.22%) GitHub
3 6 (8.22%) npm
3 6 (8.22%) Slack
4 2 (2.74%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) Relational Database
2 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.59%) DocumentDB
3 7 (9.59%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.59%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.22%) Ingres
4 6 (8.22%) MySQL
5 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (28.77%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.44%) Bitbucket
2 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.44%) GitLab
2 12 (16.44%) TeamCity
3 10 (13.70%) JIRA
4 7 (9.59%) JUnit
4 7 (9.59%) Mockito
4 7 (9.59%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (8.22%) Jasmine
5 6 (8.22%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (8.22%) Protractor
5 6 (8.22%) Subversion
6 5 (6.85%) Maven
7 1 (1.37%) Metasploit
General
1 50 (68.49%) Legal
2 19 (26.03%) Finance
3 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (39.73%) Developer
2 12 (16.44%) Architect
2 12 (16.44%) Scrum Master
2 12 (16.44%) Technical Architect
3 8 (10.96%) Project Manager
4 7 (9.59%) .NET Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.59%) QA Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) QA Test Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Software Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Test Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Angular Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.11%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) C++ Developer
8 2 (2.74%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (34.25%) AngularJS
2 21 (28.77%) .NET
3 19 (26.03%) RESTful
4 18 (24.66%) HTML
5 16 (21.92%) Node.js
6 13 (17.81%) CSS
7 12 (16.44%) Web Services
8 11 (15.07%) JMS
9 7 (9.59%) .NET Framework
9 7 (9.59%) Angular 2
9 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
9 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (9.59%) Backbone.js
9 7 (9.59%) Classic ASP
9 7 (9.59%) Entity Framework
9 7 (9.59%) jQuery
9 7 (9.59%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (9.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (8.22%) Ionic Framework
10 6 (8.22%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.40%) Computer Science
2 18 (24.66%) Management Information System
3 13 (17.81%) User Experience
4 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.85%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (6.85%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.74%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Android
1 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
1 6 (8.22%) Linux
1 6 (8.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (95.89%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (56.16%) SDLC
3 37 (50.68%) Kanban
4 26 (35.62%) Workflow
5 25 (34.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (32.88%) Customer-Centricity
7 20 (27.40%) Project Management
8 19 (26.03%) DevOps
9 18 (24.66%) Business Analysis
9 18 (24.66%) Dashboard Development
9 18 (24.66%) Process Management
9 18 (24.66%) Ticket Management
9 18 (24.66%) Traceability Matrix
9 18 (24.66%) Workflow Management
10 14 (19.18%) TDD
11 13 (17.81%) Test Automation
12 12 (16.44%) Data Migration
12 12 (16.44%) Data Security
12 12 (16.44%) Open Source
12 12 (16.44%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) JavaScript
2 15 (20.55%) Java
3 14 (19.18%) Python
4 12 (16.44%) PHP
4 12 (16.44%) Ruby
4 12 (16.44%) SQL
5 8 (10.96%) C#
6 6 (8.22%) TypeScript
7 5 (6.85%) C++
7 5 (6.85%) Objective-C
7 5 (6.85%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.11%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (27.40%) Degree
2 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (24.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (15.07%) PMI Certification
4 11 (15.07%) PMP
5 7 (9.59%) ISTQB
5 7 (9.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (5.48%) Postgraduate
7 2 (2.74%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.37%) CEH
8 1 (1.37%) CISSP
8 1 (1.37%) CSSLP
8 1 (1.37%) GIAC
8 1 (1.37%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (19.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (16.44%) Kubernetes
1 12 (16.44%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (16.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (76.71%) Oracle
2 53 (72.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.48%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco