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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 21 17 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +31
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 128 151 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.69% 13.42% 3.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.75% 15.81% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 120 140 25
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
931 955 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.02% 84.89% 70.55%
Number of salaries quoted 826 817 438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +2 30 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Dartford +6 22 £50,000 +108.33% 1
Canterbury -2 16 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Maidstone -6 13 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Folkestone - 10 £37,500 - 1
Tonbridge +7 8 £55,000 +15.78%
Faversham - 7 £57,500 -
Dover -2 4 £52,500 +26.50% 1
Sevenoaks - 3 £35,000 -
West Malling -1 2 £61,250 +39.20% 1
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 230 (95.44%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (71.78%) .NET
3 171 (70.95%) C#
4 157 (65.15%) TDD
5 156 (64.73%) MVC
5 156 (64.73%) SQL Server
6 144 (59.75%) ASP.NET
7 139 (57.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 107 (44.40%) Kanban
9 97 (40.25%) WCF
9 97 (40.25%) Web Application Development
9 97 (40.25%) NUnit
10 96 (39.83%) Castle Windsor
10 96 (39.83%) Rhino Mocks
11 88 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
12 87 (36.10%) Dependency Injection
13 81 (33.61%) MVVM
14 76 (31.54%) Windows
15 75 (31.12%) Unity DI Container
16 74 (30.71%) Ninject
16 74 (30.71%) Moq
16 74 (30.71%) Inversion of Control
16 74 (30.71%) MSTest
16 74 (30.71%) Spring.NET
17 73 (30.29%) WPF
18 61 (25.31%) HTML
19 60 (24.90%) JavaScript
19 60 (24.90%) Enterprise Software
20 58 (24.07%) WinForms
21 51 (21.16%) Microsoft

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 13 (5.39%) Tomcat
2 11 (4.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (4.56%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.15%) IIS
3 10 (4.15%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (3.32%) CMS
4 8 (3.32%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (2.07%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) Drupal
6 1 (0.41%) WordPress
6 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (3.73%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (3.73%) Photoshop
1 9 (3.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.56%) SaaS
2 4 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.71%) Internet
2 7 (2.90%) HTTP
3 5 (2.07%) SMS
3 5 (2.07%) SSL
4 1 (0.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (64.73%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.64%) MySQL
3 12 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.32%) Redis
5 6 (2.49%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.07%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.41%) SQLite
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 97 (40.25%) NUnit
2 96 (39.83%) Rhino Mocks
3 74 (30.71%) Moq
3 74 (30.71%) MSTest
4 40 (16.60%) Subversion
5 28 (11.62%) Maven
6 19 (7.88%) Git (software)
7 15 (6.22%) Eclipse
8 14 (5.81%) Mockito
9 13 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (5.39%) jMock
9 13 (5.39%) JUnit
10 12 (4.98%) Visual Studio
11 10 (4.15%) Ant
11 10 (4.15%) JIRA
12 8 (3.32%) NCrunch
12 8 (3.32%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.83%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.83%) Fiddler
General
1 43 (17.84%) Finance
2 9 (3.73%) Marketing
3 8 (3.32%) Retail
4 3 (1.24%) Advertising
5 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 197 (81.74%) Developer
2 133 (55.19%) .NET Developer
3 33 (13.69%) C# Developer
4 24 (9.96%) Java Developer
5 21 (8.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (8.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (7.47%) Senior Developer
8 17 (7.05%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (5.39%) Analyst
10 10 (4.15%) Senior Manager
10 10 (4.15%) Software Developer
10 10 (4.15%) Project Manager
10 10 (4.15%) Senior Project Manager
11 9 (3.73%) Senior IT Project Manager
11 9 (3.73%) IT Project Manager
12 8 (3.32%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (3.32%) ASP Developer
12 8 (3.32%) J2EE Developer
12 8 (3.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (71.78%) .NET
2 144 (59.75%) ASP.NET
3 139 (57.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 97 (40.25%) WCF
5 96 (39.83%) Castle Windsor
6 75 (31.12%) Unity DI Container
7 74 (30.71%) Ninject
7 74 (30.71%) Spring.NET
8 73 (30.29%) WPF
9 61 (25.31%) HTML
10 58 (24.07%) WinForms
11 36 (14.94%) Razor View Engine
12 32 (13.28%) CSS
13 30 (12.45%) .NET Framework
14 28 (11.62%) J2EE
14 28 (11.62%) Spring
14 28 (11.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 27 (11.20%) REST
16 25 (10.37%) NHibernate
16 25 (10.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 74 (30.71%) Inversion of Control
2 60 (24.90%) Enterprise Software
3 41 (17.01%) Social Network
4 12 (4.98%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.15%) W3C
6 8 (3.32%) Blog
7 6 (2.49%) Open Source
8 5 (2.07%) Economics
9 4 (1.66%) Tandem
9 4 (1.66%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.83%) User Experience
11 1 (0.41%) iPhone
11 1 (0.41%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 76 (31.54%) Windows
2 15 (6.22%) Linux
3 5 (2.07%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (95.44%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (65.15%) TDD
3 156 (64.73%) MVC
4 107 (44.40%) Kanban
5 97 (40.25%) Web Application Development
6 88 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
7 87 (36.10%) Dependency Injection
8 81 (33.61%) MVVM
9 43 (17.84%) OO
10 29 (12.03%) UML
11 21 (8.71%) Web Development
12 20 (8.30%) Project Management
13 19 (7.88%) OOD
14 18 (7.47%) Software Engineering
15 16 (6.64%) DSDM
15 16 (6.64%) BDD
16 14 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (5.81%) Build Automation
17 13 (5.39%) AOP
17 13 (5.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 171 (70.95%) C#
2 60 (24.90%) JavaScript
3 43 (17.84%) SQL
4 36 (14.94%) Java
5 24 (9.96%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.56%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.15%) AspectJ
8 9 (3.73%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.07%) C
9 5 (2.07%) Perl
9 5 (2.07%) C++
10 4 (1.66%) VB
11 2 (0.83%) PHP
11 2 (0.83%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.41%) Ruby
12 1 (0.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (5.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.07%) Capistrano
1 5 (2.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (21.16%) Microsoft
2 37 (15.35%) Twitter
3 27 (11.20%) Facebook
4 21 (8.71%) Oracle
5 10 (4.15%) Kofax
6 9 (3.73%) Adobe
7 8 (3.32%) IBM
8 5 (2.07%) Percona
9 2 (0.83%) Dell
10 1 (0.41%) Remedy
10 1 (0.41%) VMware
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago