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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 25 24 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 94 124 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.87% 10.08% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.18% 12.03% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 87 113 34
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
772 1031 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.09% 83.82% 76.62%
Number of salaries quoted 694 808 721
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -3 23 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Dartford +9 15 £50,000 +108.33% 1
Canterbury +3 15 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Tonbridge +1 10 £55,000 +15.78%
Maidstone +10 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Rochester -3 5 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Malling +8 3 £77,500 +93.75% 1
Faversham - 3 £57,500 -
Folkestone +3 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 207 (91.19%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (77.53%) C#
2 176 (77.53%) .NET
3 170 (74.89%) SQL Server
4 164 (72.25%) TDD
5 157 (69.16%) MVC
6 143 (63.00%) ASP.NET
7 140 (61.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 108 (47.58%) Kanban
9 107 (47.14%) Rhino Mocks
9 107 (47.14%) Castle Windsor
9 107 (47.14%) NUnit
10 103 (45.37%) WCF
11 99 (43.61%) Web Application Development
12 91 (40.09%) Continuous Integration
13 90 (39.65%) Dependency Injection
14 83 (36.56%) MVVM
15 78 (34.36%) MSTest
15 78 (34.36%) Inversion of Control
15 78 (34.36%) Spring.NET
15 78 (34.36%) Ninject
15 78 (34.36%) Moq
15 78 (34.36%) Unity DI Container
16 75 (33.04%) WPF
17 68 (29.96%) Windows
18 65 (28.63%) Enterprise Software
19 55 (24.23%) HTML
20 54 (23.79%) JavaScript
20 54 (23.79%) OO
21 52 (22.91%) WinForms

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 17 (7.49%) Tomcat
1 17 (7.49%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (6.61%) CMS
3 5 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.44%) Node.js
5 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.44%) Drupal
5 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (7.05%) Photoshop
1 16 (7.05%) Adobe Illustrator
1 16 (7.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (3.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.96%) SaaS
2 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.66%) Internet
2 6 (2.64%) HTTP
3 3 (1.32%) SSL
3 3 (1.32%) SMTP
4 1 (0.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (74.89%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.37%) MySQL
3 11 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.08%) Redis
5 4 (1.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.76%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 107 (47.14%) NUnit
1 107 (47.14%) Rhino Mocks
2 78 (34.36%) Moq
2 78 (34.36%) MSTest
3 49 (21.59%) Subversion
4 33 (14.54%) Maven
5 21 (9.25%) Git (software)
6 20 (8.81%) JIRA
7 19 (8.37%) Ant
7 19 (8.37%) Eclipse
8 14 (6.17%) Mockito
8 14 (6.17%) JUnit
8 14 (6.17%) jMock
9 10 (4.41%) Visual Studio
10 8 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (3.08%) NCrunch
12 6 (2.64%) Fiddler
12 6 (2.64%) ReSharper
13 3 (1.32%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (19.38%) Finance
2 7 (3.08%) Retail
3 3 (1.32%) Advertising
4 2 (0.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.44%) Games
5 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 203 (89.43%) Developer
2 146 (64.32%) .NET Developer
3 32 (14.10%) C# Developer
4 28 (12.33%) Java Developer
5 22 (9.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (9.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (8.37%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (8.37%) Senior Developer
8 16 (7.05%) J2EE Developer
8 16 (7.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 12 (5.29%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (3.96%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 9 (3.96%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 8 (3.52%) Classic ASP Developer
11 8 (3.52%) ASP Developer
12 7 (3.08%) Senior Manager
12 7 (3.08%) Senior Project Manager
12 7 (3.08%) Project Manager
13 6 (2.64%) IT Project Manager
13 6 (2.64%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (77.53%) .NET
2 143 (63.00%) ASP.NET
3 140 (61.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 107 (47.14%) Castle Windsor
5 103 (45.37%) WCF
6 78 (34.36%) Spring.NET
6 78 (34.36%) Ninject
6 78 (34.36%) Unity DI Container
7 75 (33.04%) WPF
8 55 (24.23%) HTML
9 52 (22.91%) WinForms
10 39 (17.18%) Razor View Engine
11 38 (16.74%) CSS
12 33 (14.54%) J2EE
12 33 (14.54%) Spring
13 30 (13.22%) NHibernate
13 30 (13.22%) Web Services
14 29 (12.78%) MonoRail
14 29 (12.78%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (12.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 78 (34.36%) Inversion of Control
2 65 (28.63%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (19.38%) Social Network
4 17 (7.49%) W3C
5 8 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.08%) Tandem
6 7 (3.08%) Blog
7 5 (2.20%) Open Source
8 4 (1.76%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.88%) User Experience
10 1 (0.44%) iPhone
10 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.44%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 68 (29.96%) Windows
2 18 (7.93%) Linux
3 6 (2.64%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.64%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.88%) Android
5 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (91.19%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (72.25%) TDD
3 157 (69.16%) MVC
4 108 (47.58%) Kanban
5 99 (43.61%) Web Application Development
6 91 (40.09%) Continuous Integration
7 90 (39.65%) Dependency Injection
8 83 (36.56%) MVVM
9 54 (23.79%) OO
10 36 (15.86%) OOD
11 35 (15.42%) UML
12 23 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (9.69%) AOP
14 20 (8.81%) RUP
15 17 (7.49%) OOP
15 17 (7.49%) Domain-Driven Design
16 14 (6.17%) Build Automation
16 14 (6.17%) BDD
17 13 (5.73%) SOA
18 12 (5.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 176 (77.53%) C#
2 54 (23.79%) JavaScript
3 51 (22.47%) SQL
4 37 (16.30%) Java
5 25 (11.01%) T-SQL
6 19 (8.37%) AspectJ
7 13 (5.73%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.64%) TypeScript
9 5 (2.20%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.76%) VB
11 1 (0.44%) Python
11 1 (0.44%) PHP
11 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (1.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (20.26%) Microsoft
2 43 (18.94%) Twitter
3 26 (11.45%) Facebook
4 22 (9.69%) Oracle
5 17 (7.49%) IBM
6 16 (7.05%) Adobe
7 4 (1.76%) Kofax
8 1 (0.44%) VMware
8 1 (0.44%) Remedy
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus 20%
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago