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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 23 20 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 107 134 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.86% 11.56% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.10% 13.45% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 101 121 28
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +4.93%
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
817 996 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.94% 85.94% 73.49%
Number of salaries quoted 737 818 526
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells +1 24 £50,000 +8.10% 1
Dartford +3 16 £50,000 +108.33% 1
Canterbury -2 16 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Maidstone +1 10 £37,500 -6.25%
Tonbridge - 8 £55,000 -
Faversham - 7 £57,500 -
Folkestone +1 6 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Sevenoaks +8 3 £35,000 -
West Malling +7 3 £77,500 +103.94%
Dover - 1 £52,500 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

1 222 (93.67%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (75.11%) .NET
3 175 (73.84%) C#
4 166 (70.04%) SQL Server
5 159 (67.09%) TDD
6 155 (65.40%) MVC
7 142 (59.92%) ASP.NET
8 137 (57.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 105 (44.30%) Kanban
10 103 (43.46%) WCF
11 99 (41.77%) Rhino Mocks
11 99 (41.77%) Castle Windsor
11 99 (41.77%) NUnit
12 96 (40.51%) Web Application Development
13 85 (35.86%) Continuous Integration
14 84 (35.44%) Dependency Injection
15 79 (33.33%) MVVM
16 72 (30.38%) MSTest
16 72 (30.38%) Moq
16 72 (30.38%) Inversion of Control
16 72 (30.38%) Spring.NET
16 72 (30.38%) Ninject
16 72 (30.38%) Unity DI Container
17 71 (29.96%) Windows
18 69 (29.11%) WPF
19 63 (26.58%) Enterprise Software
20 58 (24.47%) HTML
20 58 (24.47%) JavaScript
21 51 (21.52%) Microsoft
21 51 (21.52%) WinForms

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 16 (6.75%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.49%) Cloud Foundry
3 12 (5.06%) CMS
4 11 (4.64%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (4.22%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (4.22%) IIS
6 3 (1.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.42%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.42%) Drupal
7 1 (0.42%) WordPress
7 1 (0.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (5.49%) Photoshop
1 13 (5.49%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (5.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (4.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.06%) SaaS
2 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.81%) Internet
2 9 (3.80%) HTTP
3 6 (2.53%) SSL
4 3 (1.27%) SMS
4 3 (1.27%) SMTP
5 1 (0.42%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (70.04%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.02%) MySQL
3 11 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.38%) Redis
5 4 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 99 (41.77%) NUnit
1 99 (41.77%) Rhino Mocks
2 72 (30.38%) Moq
2 72 (30.38%) MSTest
3 48 (20.25%) Subversion
4 32 (13.50%) Maven
5 20 (8.44%) Git (software)
6 18 (7.59%) Eclipse
7 16 (6.75%) Visual Studio
8 15 (6.33%) Ant
8 15 (6.33%) JIRA
9 14 (5.91%) JUnit
9 14 (5.91%) jMock
9 14 (5.91%) Mockito
10 13 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (3.38%) NCrunch
12 6 (2.53%) Fiddler
12 6 (2.53%) Jenkins
12 6 (2.53%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (17.30%) Finance
2 7 (2.95%) Retail
2 7 (2.95%) Marketing
3 3 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 197 (83.12%) Developer
2 137 (57.81%) .NET Developer
3 33 (13.92%) C# Developer
4 24 (10.13%) Java Developer
5 22 (9.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (8.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (8.02%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (7.17%) Senior Developer
9 13 (5.49%) J2EE Developer
9 13 (5.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 10 (4.22%) Senior Manager
10 10 (4.22%) Senior Project Manager
10 10 (4.22%) Project Manager
11 9 (3.80%) Analyst
11 9 (3.80%) IT Project Manager
11 9 (3.80%) Senior IT Project Manager
12 8 (3.38%) Classic ASP Developer
12 8 (3.38%) ASP Developer
12 8 (3.38%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (2.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (75.11%) .NET
2 142 (59.92%) ASP.NET
3 137 (57.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 103 (43.46%) WCF
5 99 (41.77%) Castle Windsor
6 72 (30.38%) Ninject
6 72 (30.38%) Spring.NET
6 72 (30.38%) Unity DI Container
7 69 (29.11%) WPF
8 58 (24.47%) HTML
9 51 (21.52%) WinForms
10 38 (16.03%) CSS
11 35 (14.77%) Razor View Engine
12 33 (13.92%) Web Services
13 29 (12.24%) J2EE
13 29 (12.24%) Spring
14 28 (11.81%) NHibernate
14 28 (11.81%) REST
15 27 (11.39%) .NET Framework
15 27 (11.39%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 72 (30.38%) Inversion of Control
2 63 (26.58%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (18.57%) Social Network
4 14 (5.91%) W3C
5 8 (3.38%) Blog
5 8 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.95%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.53%) Open Source
8 5 (2.11%) Tandem
9 3 (1.27%) Economics
9 3 (1.27%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 71 (29.96%) Windows
2 18 (7.59%) Linux
3 6 (2.53%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.53%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (93.67%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (67.09%) TDD
3 155 (65.40%) MVC
4 105 (44.30%) Kanban
5 96 (40.51%) Web Application Development
6 85 (35.86%) Continuous Integration
7 84 (35.44%) Dependency Injection
8 79 (33.33%) MVVM
9 50 (21.10%) OO
10 33 (13.92%) UML
11 29 (12.24%) OOD
12 18 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (7.59%) Project Management
12 18 (7.59%) AOP
13 16 (6.75%) BDD
14 15 (6.33%) Software Engineering
14 15 (6.33%) Web Development
14 15 (6.33%) SOA
14 15 (6.33%) RUP
15 14 (5.91%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 175 (73.84%) C#
2 58 (24.47%) JavaScript
3 47 (19.83%) SQL
4 36 (15.19%) Java
5 25 (10.55%) T-SQL
6 15 (6.33%) AspectJ
7 13 (5.49%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.64%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.53%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.69%) VB
11 3 (1.27%) Perl
11 3 (1.27%) C
11 3 (1.27%) C++
12 2 (0.84%) PHP
13 1 (0.42%) Python
13 1 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (3.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.69%) QA
3 2 (0.84%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (1.27%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (21.52%) Microsoft
2 40 (16.88%) Twitter
3 26 (10.97%) Facebook
4 22 (9.28%) Oracle
5 13 (5.49%) IBM
5 13 (5.49%) Adobe
6 10 (4.22%) Kofax
7 3 (1.27%) Percona
8 1 (0.42%) VMware
8 1 (0.42%) Remedy
Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago