Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 33 33
Rank change year-on-year -24 0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 18 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.85% 6.00% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 6.48% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 16
Northern Ireland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £62,500 £66,250
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 569 386 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 90.03% 92.57% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 385 279 344
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 -26 18 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) AngularJS
4 10 (55.56%) .NET
5 9 (50.00%) TDD
6 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 7 (38.89%) MVC
7 7 (38.89%) HTML
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
7 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
7 7 (38.89%) CSS
7 7 (38.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (38.89%) DevOps
8 6 (33.33%) React
8 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (33.33%) jQuery
8 6 (33.33%) Kanban
8 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
9 5 (27.78%) Web Services
9 5 (27.78%) Python
9 5 (27.78%) BDD
9 5 (27.78%) RESTful
9 5 (27.78%) Cosmos DB
10 4 (22.22%) .NET Core
10 4 (22.22%) Vue.js

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 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) nginx
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.11%) Azure Functions
3 2 (11.11%) Serverless
4 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.56%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (16.67%) GIS
3 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.56%) Power BI
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) webpack
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) JSUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) Moq
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Django Developer
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Python/Django Developer
4 2 (11.11%) React Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) AngularJS
2 10 (55.56%) .NET
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
4 6 (33.33%) React
5 5 (27.78%) RESTful
5 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Core
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) Swagger
6 4 (22.22%) Vue.js
7 3 (16.67%) Angular 2
7 3 (16.67%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Native
2 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 7 (38.89%) DevOps
4 7 (38.89%) MVC
5 6 (33.33%) Kanban
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) BDD
7 4 (22.22%) Analytics
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (22.22%) Fintech
7 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
7 4 (22.22%) Web Development
8 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Microservices
8 3 (16.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 1 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (5.56%) Go
7 1 (5.56%) Scala
7 1 (5.56%) XPath
7 1 (5.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Google