The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 20 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 110 106 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.81% 8.93% 6.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.99% 10.89% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 86 103 46
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Scrum
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
847 973 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.20% 81.97% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 717 857 508
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Scrum
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Kent region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Kent

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Kent

Scrum
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canterbury +6 23 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Maidstone -2 23 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Tunbridge Wells +30 17 £42,500 - 4
Dover - 5 £52,500 -
Dartford - 3 £50,000 - 2
West Malling -4 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Tonbridge - 2 £41,250 - 1
Faversham - 2 £57,500 -
Folkestone - 2 £40,000 - 1
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 182 (98.91%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (71.74%) .NET
3 128 (69.57%) C#
4 111 (60.33%) SQL Server
5 109 (59.24%) TDD
6 107 (58.15%) MVC
7 105 (57.07%) ASP.NET
8 91 (49.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 76 (41.30%) HTML
10 75 (40.76%) JavaScript
11 68 (36.96%) WCF
12 63 (34.24%) Kanban
13 60 (32.61%) Windows
14 55 (29.89%) Web Application Development
15 53 (28.80%) NUnit
16 51 (27.72%) WinForms
17 50 (27.17%) Dependency Injection
17 50 (27.17%) Continuous Integration
17 50 (27.17%) WPF
18 49 (26.63%) Rhino Mocks
18 49 (26.63%) Castle Windsor
19 48 (26.09%) MVVM
20 45 (24.46%) Microsoft
21 42 (22.83%) SQL
21 42 (22.83%) Inversion of Control
21 42 (22.83%) Unity DI Container
22 41 (22.28%) Ninject
22 41 (22.28%) Moq
22 41 (22.28%) MSTest
22 41 (22.28%) Spring.NET

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.61%) IIS
2 11 (5.98%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (5.43%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (3.80%) Apache
5 5 (2.72%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.09%) CMS
7 1 (0.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (2.17%) MS Visio
1 4 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.70%) SaaS
2 4 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.89%) Internet
2 5 (2.72%) HTTP
2 5 (2.72%) SSL
2 5 (2.72%) SMS
3 4 (2.17%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (60.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.89%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.35%) MySQL
5 6 (3.26%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.72%) Redis
6 5 (2.72%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.54%) SQLite
8 1 (0.54%) SQL CLR
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (28.80%) NUnit
2 49 (26.63%) Rhino Mocks
3 41 (22.28%) Moq
3 41 (22.28%) MSTest
4 13 (7.07%) Visual Studio
5 12 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (5.98%) Subversion
7 9 (4.89%) Git (software)
8 8 (4.35%) Maven
9 5 (2.72%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.72%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.17%) Mockito
10 4 (2.17%) Jasmine
10 4 (2.17%) Selenium
10 4 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (2.17%) NCrunch
11 3 (1.63%) jMock
11 3 (1.63%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.63%) JUnit
12 1 (0.54%) Robolectric
General
1 33 (17.93%) Finance
2 10 (5.43%) Marketing
3 5 (2.72%) Advertising
3 5 (2.72%) Retail
4 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 133 (72.28%) Developer
2 84 (45.65%) .NET Developer
3 30 (16.30%) C# Developer
4 24 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (11.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (11.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (9.24%) Analyst
7 13 (7.07%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.52%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.35%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.80%) Classic ASP Developer
11 7 (3.80%) ASP Developer
12 6 (3.26%) Project Manager
12 6 (3.26%) Development Manager
12 6 (3.26%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (3.26%) Java Developer
12 6 (3.26%) ScrumMaster
12 6 (3.26%) Front-End Developer
13 5 (2.72%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (71.74%) .NET
2 105 (57.07%) ASP.NET
3 91 (49.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 76 (41.30%) HTML
5 68 (36.96%) WCF
6 51 (27.72%) WinForms
7 50 (27.17%) WPF
8 49 (26.63%) Castle Windsor
9 42 (22.83%) Unity DI Container
10 41 (22.28%) Ninject
10 41 (22.28%) Spring.NET
11 39 (21.20%) CSS
12 28 (15.22%) jQuery
13 26 (14.13%) .NET Framework
14 25 (13.59%) Razor View Engine
15 22 (11.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 21 (11.41%) REST
17 19 (10.33%) Web Services
17 19 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 19 (10.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 42 (22.83%) Inversion of Control
2 40 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (8.70%) Social Network
4 12 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.43%) N-Tier
6 6 (3.26%) W3C
7 5 (2.72%) Blog
7 5 (2.72%) Economics
8 4 (2.17%) Tandem
9 3 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.09%) Open Source
11 1 (0.54%) User Experience
11 1 (0.54%) iPhone
11 1 (0.54%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.54%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 60 (32.61%) Windows
2 8 (4.35%) Linux
3 5 (2.72%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.09%) UNIX
5 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (98.91%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (59.24%) TDD
3 107 (58.15%) MVC
4 63 (34.24%) Kanban
5 55 (29.89%) Web Application Development
6 50 (27.17%) Dependency Injection
6 50 (27.17%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (26.09%) MVVM
8 31 (16.85%) Web Development
9 21 (11.41%) OO
10 20 (10.87%) Software Engineering
11 18 (9.78%) Project Management
11 18 (9.78%) SOA
12 16 (8.70%) DSDM
12 16 (8.70%) BDD
12 16 (8.70%) Unit Testing
13 15 (8.15%) Workflow
14 14 (7.61%) UML
15 12 (6.52%) Waterfall
16 10 (5.43%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 128 (69.57%) C#
2 75 (40.76%) JavaScript
3 42 (22.83%) SQL
4 32 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 17 (9.24%) Java
6 10 (5.43%) VB.NET
6 10 (5.43%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.72%) C
7 5 (2.72%) Perl
7 5 (2.72%) C++
8 2 (1.09%) PHP
9 1 (0.54%) Ruby
9 1 (0.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (11.96%) Degree
2 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.17%) ISEB
4 3 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.26%) QA
2 4 (2.17%) SLA
3 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.09%) ISO 9000
4 2 (1.09%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (2.72%) Capistrano
1 5 (2.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (24.46%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.33%) Twitter
3 18 (9.78%) Facebook
4 10 (5.43%) Oracle
4 10 (5.43%) Kofax
5 5 (2.72%) Percona
6 4 (2.17%) Remedy
7 3 (1.63%) Adobe
8 2 (1.09%) Dell
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 35,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Required IT
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago