Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 24 25 32
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 31 48 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 9.60% 8.33% 7.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.90% 9.39% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 37 42
Median annual salary £42,500 £60,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.17% +54.84% -8.82%
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,000 £80,250 £59,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 313 511 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 96.90% 88.72% 90.35%
Number of salaries quoted 179 396 339
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £28,300 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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
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 24 January 2021. 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 +6 29 £45,000 -25.00% 14
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 18 (58.06%) C#
2 18 (58.06%) .NET
3 17 (54.84%) Azure
4 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
5 14 (45.16%) AngularJS
6 12 (38.71%) RESTful
7 11 (35.48%) AWS
8 9 (29.03%) Oracle
8 9 (29.03%) Degree
8 9 (29.03%) React
9 8 (25.81%) Investment Management
10 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
10 6 (19.35%) BDD
10 6 (19.35%) User Stories
10 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
10 6 (19.35%) Web Development
11 5 (16.13%) TDD
11 5 (16.13%) Node.js
11 5 (16.13%) SQL
11 5 (16.13%) Python
12 4 (12.90%) C++
12 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
12 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
12 4 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (9.68%) Creative Thinking
13 3 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
13 3 (9.68%) Coaching

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 (3.23%) Confluence
1 1 (3.23%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (54.84%) Azure
2 11 (35.48%) AWS
3 2 (6.45%) npm
4 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
1 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (6.45%) LAN
1 2 (6.45%) Network Security
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) CouchDB
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Grunt
2 2 (6.45%) gulp
2 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) webpack
3 1 (3.23%) CircleCI
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) JMeter
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Software Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Web Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Django Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ERP Support
7 1 (3.23%) Product Owner
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) AngularJS
3 12 (38.71%) RESTful
4 9 (29.03%) React
5 5 (16.13%) Node.js
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (9.68%) COM
6 3 (9.68%) WCF
7 2 (6.45%) Angular 2
7 2 (6.45%) CGI
7 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.45%) Material Design
7 2 (6.45%) Spring
7 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.23%) Flask
8 1 (3.23%) React Native
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Smart City
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.81%) Investment Management
4 6 (19.35%) BDD
4 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
4 6 (19.35%) User Stories
4 6 (19.35%) Web Development
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.68%) Coaching
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.68%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (9.68%) MVC
7 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (9.68%) Product Management
7 3 (9.68%) SOA
7 3 (9.68%) SOLID
7 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) Python
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) C
6 2 (6.45%) Embedded C++
6 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CISSP
3 2 (6.45%) HNC
3 2 (6.45%) HND
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.23%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Google