Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 61 34
Rank change year-on-year +38 -27 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 37 20 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.15% 2.95% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.92% 3.24% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 16
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.11% -7.50%
10th Percentile £31,625 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 415 617 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 91.41% 90.87% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 215 422 256
Median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +11.11% +2.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,775 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,125 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 29 May 2020.

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 29 May 2020. 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 +34 37 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) C#
2 27 (72.97%) AWS
3 25 (67.57%) Azure
4 23 (62.16%) .NET
4 23 (62.16%) Oracle
4 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
5 18 (48.65%) RESTful
6 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
7 12 (32.43%) Java
7 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
8 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
9 10 (27.03%) HTML
10 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
10 9 (24.32%) TDD
10 9 (24.32%) DevOps
10 9 (24.32%) Investment Management
11 8 (21.62%) Line Management
11 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
11 8 (21.62%) COM
11 8 (21.62%) CSS
12 7 (18.92%) MVC
12 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
12 7 (18.92%) Selenium
12 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
12 7 (18.92%) Open Source
12 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (18.92%) Architectural Design
13 6 (16.22%) Requirements Gathering
13 6 (16.22%) Virtual Team

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 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (5.41%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 27 (72.97%) AWS
2 25 (67.57%) Azure
3 4 (10.81%) Azure Stack
3 4 (10.81%) Logic Apps
4 3 (8.11%) SaaS
5 2 (5.41%) G Suite
5 2 (5.41%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
1 2 (5.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
1 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Selenium
2 6 (16.22%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (16.22%) TeamCity
3 5 (13.51%) JMeter
4 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.70%) Mocha
6 1 (2.70%) NUnit
6 1 (2.70%) Robot Framework
6 1 (2.70%) Spock
6 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.70%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (5.41%) Law
1 2 (5.41%) Local Government
1 2 (5.41%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Azure Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Leader
7 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum Master
7 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Lead Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) .NET
2 18 (48.65%) RESTful
3 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
4 10 (27.03%) HTML
5 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
6 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
6 8 (21.62%) COM
6 8 (21.62%) CSS
7 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (16.22%) Entity Framework
8 6 (16.22%) jQuery
8 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (16.22%) Web Services
9 4 (10.81%) Angular 2
9 4 (10.81%) React
9 4 (10.81%) Spring
10 3 (8.11%) Spring Boot
11 2 (5.41%) JSON
11 2 (5.41%) Natural Language Processing
11 2 (5.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Virtual Team
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
3 9 (24.32%) DevOps
3 9 (24.32%) Investment Management
3 9 (24.32%) TDD
4 8 (21.62%) Line Management
5 7 (18.92%) Architectural Design
5 7 (18.92%) MVC
5 7 (18.92%) Open Source
5 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
5 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.22%) CQRS
6 6 (16.22%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (16.22%) Integration Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Manual Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.22%) Requirements Gathering
6 6 (16.22%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) C#
2 12 (32.43%) Java
3 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) Google Apps Script
4 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.41%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.41%) VBA
5 1 (2.70%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.41%) DBS Check
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Kibana
2 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
1 23 (62.16%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) Databricks
3 2 (5.41%) Automation Anywhere
3 2 (5.41%) Blue Prism
3 2 (5.41%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) NEC
3 2 (5.41%) Northgate
3 2 (5.41%) UiPath
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase