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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 23 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 93 61 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.50% 5.85% 6.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.40% 7.25% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 79 59 46
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
816 841 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.35% 80.71% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 675 723 552
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Maidstone +1 23 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Canterbury +1 21 £37,500 +19.04% 2
Dartford - 9 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +20 6 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Dover - 3 £52,500 -
West Malling +1 2 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Tonbridge - 1 £35,000 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 175 (98.87%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (70.62%) .NET
3 117 (66.10%) C#
4 108 (61.02%) SQL Server
5 101 (57.06%) ASP.NET
5 101 (57.06%) MVC
5 101 (57.06%) TDD
6 85 (48.02%) JavaScript
7 82 (46.33%) HTML
8 81 (45.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 58 (32.77%) Kanban
10 51 (28.81%) SQL
10 51 (28.81%) Windows
11 50 (28.25%) WCF
12 48 (27.12%) Web Application Development
13 47 (26.55%) Continuous Integration
14 45 (25.42%) NUnit
15 44 (24.86%) Dependency Injection
16 43 (24.29%) WinForms
16 43 (24.29%) CSS
17 42 (23.73%) Microsoft
18 41 (23.16%) WPF
19 40 (22.60%) Rhino Mocks
20 38 (21.47%) Castle Windsor
21 36 (20.34%) Enterprise Software
22 35 (19.77%) Finance
23 34 (19.21%) T-SQL
23 34 (19.21%) jQuery
24 33 (18.64%) Moq
25 32 (18.08%) Inversion of Control

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 11 (6.21%) IIS
2 9 (5.08%) Apache
3 7 (3.95%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.13%) Mule
6 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.04%) SaaS
2 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.52%) Internet
2 5 (2.82%) SMS
2 5 (2.82%) SSL
2 5 (2.82%) HTTP
3 4 (2.26%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (61.02%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (9.04%) Relational Database
3 16 (9.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (6.78%) MySQL
6 6 (3.39%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.82%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.82%) SQL CLR
8 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.69%) SSDT
10 2 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.13%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.56%) Redis
11 1 (0.56%) SQLite
11 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 45 (25.42%) NUnit
2 40 (22.60%) Rhino Mocks
3 33 (18.64%) Moq
4 31 (17.51%) MSTest
5 12 (6.78%) Git (software)
6 9 (5.08%) Subversion
6 9 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.95%) Visual Studio
7 7 (3.95%) Maven
8 6 (3.39%) Selenium
8 6 (3.39%) Jasmine
8 6 (3.39%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (2.82%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.82%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.26%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.69%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.69%) NuGet
11 3 (1.69%) Mockito
12 2 (1.13%) Ant
12 2 (1.13%) JUnit
General
1 35 (19.77%) Finance
2 12 (6.78%) Marketing
3 8 (4.52%) Advertising
4 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.13%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 130 (73.45%) Developer
2 82 (46.33%) .NET Developer
3 30 (16.95%) C# Developer
4 28 (15.82%) ASP.NET Developer
4 28 (15.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 28 (15.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (9.04%) Software Engineer
6 14 (7.91%) Analyst
7 11 (6.21%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.08%) .NET Software Engineer
8 9 (5.08%) .NET Programmer
8 9 (5.08%) Programmer
9 8 (4.52%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.52%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.95%) Java Developer
10 7 (3.95%) ASP Developer
10 7 (3.95%) Classic ASP Developer
10 7 (3.95%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (3.39%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (2.82%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (70.62%) .NET
2 101 (57.06%) ASP.NET
3 82 (46.33%) HTML
4 81 (45.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (28.25%) WCF
6 43 (24.29%) WinForms
6 43 (24.29%) CSS
7 41 (23.16%) WPF
8 38 (21.47%) Castle Windsor
9 34 (19.21%) jQuery
10 32 (18.08%) Unity DI Container
11 31 (17.51%) Ninject
11 31 (17.51%) Spring.NET
12 25 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 24 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (12.99%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 22 (12.43%) .NET Framework
16 19 (10.73%) REST
17 18 (10.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 17 (9.60%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.34%) Enterprise Software
2 32 (18.08%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.78%) N-Tier
4 11 (6.21%) Social Network
5 5 (2.82%) Economics
6 4 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.69%) W3C
8 1 (0.56%) User Experience
8 1 (0.56%) iPhone
8 1 (0.56%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.56%) Open Source
8 1 (0.56%) Blog
8 1 (0.56%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.81%) Windows
2 8 (4.52%) Linux
3 5 (2.82%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.13%) UNIX
6 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (98.87%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (57.06%) MVC
2 101 (57.06%) TDD
3 58 (32.77%) Kanban
4 48 (27.12%) Web Application Development
5 47 (26.55%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (24.86%) Dependency Injection
7 32 (18.08%) MVVM
7 32 (18.08%) Web Development
8 21 (11.86%) Software Engineering
9 20 (11.30%) BDD
10 18 (10.17%) OO
11 17 (9.60%) SOA
12 13 (7.34%) DSDM
12 13 (7.34%) Project Management
13 12 (6.78%) Unit Testing
14 11 (6.21%) UML
15 10 (5.65%) User Stories
16 9 (5.08%) Data Migration
16 9 (5.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 117 (66.10%) C#
2 85 (48.02%) JavaScript
3 51 (28.81%) SQL
4 34 (19.21%) T-SQL
5 14 (7.91%) VB.NET
6 13 (7.34%) Java
7 5 (2.82%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.82%) C++
7 5 (2.82%) Perl
7 5 (2.82%) C
8 3 (1.69%) Python
9 2 (1.13%) PHP
10 1 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (16.95%) Degree
2 14 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.82%) MCTS
3 5 (2.82%) MCP
3 5 (2.82%) MCAD
3 5 (2.82%) MCSD
3 5 (2.82%) ISEB
4 4 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) QA
2 5 (2.82%) SLA
3 3 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) Capistrano
1 5 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.69%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.04%) Facebook
3 11 (6.21%) Twitter
4 9 (5.08%) Oracle
5 5 (2.82%) Percona
5 5 (2.82%) Remedy
6 2 (1.13%) Kofax
6 2 (1.13%) Dell
7 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
Canterbury, Kent
University of Kent
Salary: From £32,277 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 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
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire, North East / Kent, South East
Kent County Council
Salary: Starting salary £27, 223 per annum plus Market Premium of £10,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire, North East / Kent, South East
Kent County Council
Salary: Starting salary £36,808 per annum plus Market Premium of £10,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Kent County Council
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
Kent County Council
Posted: 7 days ago
West Malling
Outset UK
Salary: £60k - 85k per year
Posted: 23 days ago