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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 29 28
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 17 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.95% 1.29% 7.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.60% 1.48% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Median salary £35,000 £42,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.15% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,050 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £42,450 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 177 135 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 93.16% 87.10% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 141 115 65
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +10 15 £35,000 -17.15% 1
Newry - 2 - -
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) JIRA
3 12 (44.44%) Kanban
4 10 (37.04%) XML
4 10 (37.04%) RESTful
5 9 (33.33%) GemFire
5 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 9 (33.33%) Virtual Team
5 9 (33.33%) Unix
5 9 (33.33%) OO
5 9 (33.33%) JMS
5 9 (33.33%) C++
5 9 (33.33%) Oracle
5 9 (33.33%) JDBC
5 9 (33.33%) Web Services
5 9 (33.33%) MVC
5 9 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 9 (33.33%) FpML
5 9 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 9 (33.33%) JSON
5 9 (33.33%) Spring MVC
5 9 (33.33%) Spring
5 9 (33.33%) Maven
6 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.93%) TDD
7 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Objective-C

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 9 (33.33%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) JIRA
2 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (33.33%) Maven
2 9 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 4 (14.81%) Advertising
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Front Office
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Software Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (18.52%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) C++ Developer
6 4 (14.81%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (14.81%) C++/Java Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (14.81%) PHP Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior C++ Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Product Owner
7 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) RESTful
1 10 (37.04%) XML
2 9 (33.33%) FpML
2 9 (33.33%) JDBC
2 9 (33.33%) JMS
2 9 (33.33%) JSON
2 9 (33.33%) Spring
2 9 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 9 (33.33%) Web Services
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) LAMP
5 3 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (3.70%) Django
6 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 5 (18.52%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (14.81%) User Experience
4 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Kanban
3 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 9 (33.33%) MVC
3 9 (33.33%) OO
4 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
5 7 (25.93%) TDD
6 6 (22.22%) Mobile Development
7 5 (18.52%) BDD
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (18.52%) Refactoring
7 5 (18.52%) User Stories
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.81%) OOP
8 4 (14.81%) Programmatic Advertising
8 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
9 3 (11.11%) ATDD
9 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
10 2 (7.41%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) C++
2 9 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Objective-C
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
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