Period
to 19 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 12 25
Rank change year-on-year -16 +13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 46 73 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 9.00% 16.11% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.02% 17.51% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 10
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £11,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £73,000 £50,350
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 459 417 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 89.82% 92.05% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 312 260 241
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £35,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.88% -10.63% +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,425 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,375 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 November 2018.

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 November 2018. 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 -12 45 £37,500 -6.25% 11
County Armagh - 1 £45,000 -
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 46 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (71.74%) JavaScript
3 25 (54.35%) .NET
4 22 (47.83%) C#
5 21 (45.65%) HTML
5 21 (45.65%) MVC
5 21 (45.65%) Kanban
6 20 (43.48%) TDD
7 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (41.30%) CSS
8 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
8 18 (39.13%) jQuery
8 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (36.96%) AngularJS
10 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
11 15 (32.61%) XML
11 15 (32.61%) WCF
12 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
12 14 (30.43%) Python
12 14 (30.43%) SQL
13 13 (28.26%) .NET Framework
14 12 (26.09%) Refactoring
14 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
15 11 (23.91%) Web Development
15 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
15 11 (23.91%) Enterprise Software
16 10 (21.74%) BDD
16 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (21.74%) XSL
16 10 (21.74%) Unit Testing

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 (2.17%) Apache
1 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.17%) JBoss
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) Sitefinity
1 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Apple Pay
3 2 (4.35%) Google Pay
3 2 (4.35%) SaaS
3 2 (4.35%) Samsung Pay
4 1 (2.17%) Office 365
4 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.52%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.52%) JUnit
3 3 (6.52%) Maven
3 3 (6.52%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (6.52%) Selenium
3 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.52%) webpack
4 2 (4.35%) Appium
4 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.35%) TestNG
4 2 (4.35%) WATIR
4 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.17%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (2.17%) gulp
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
1 3 (6.52%) Legal
2 1 (2.17%) Law
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Developer
2 16 (34.78%) Software Developer
3 13 (28.26%) .NET Developer
4 10 (21.74%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 10 (21.74%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Python Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Django Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Python/Django Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Tester
8 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (54.35%) .NET
2 21 (45.65%) HTML
3 19 (41.30%) CSS
4 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
4 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (39.13%) jQuery
5 17 (36.96%) AngularJS
6 15 (32.61%) WCF
6 15 (32.61%) XML
7 13 (28.26%) .NET Framework
8 10 (21.74%) XSL
9 9 (19.57%) RESTful
10 8 (17.39%) Django
11 7 (15.22%) Web Services
12 6 (13.04%) React
12 6 (13.04%) Vue.js
13 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (10.87%) JSON
14 3 (6.52%) Spring
14 3 (6.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (17.39%) Fintech
3 6 (13.04%) User Experience
4 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (4.35%) Contactless
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Unix
2 2 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) Kanban
2 21 (45.65%) MVC
3 20 (43.48%) TDD
4 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (26.09%) Refactoring
5 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 11 (23.91%) Web Development
7 10 (21.74%) BDD
7 10 (21.74%) Unit Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Front End Development
9 6 (13.04%) SOA
10 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (10.87%) Creative Thinking
10 5 (10.87%) DevOps
10 5 (10.87%) SDLC
10 5 (10.87%) SOLID
10 5 (10.87%) Web Application Development
11 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
12 3 (6.52%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (71.74%) JavaScript
2 22 (47.83%) C#
3 14 (30.43%) Python
3 14 (30.43%) SQL
4 8 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (8.70%) C++
6 3 (6.52%) Java 8
6 3 (6.52%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.35%) C
7 2 (4.35%) Scala
8 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
1 1 (2.17%) logstash
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
1 1 (2.17%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Apple
3 2 (4.35%) Samsung
4 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.17%) Nintex
4 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.17%) VMware