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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 27 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 87 114 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.97% 10.94% 13.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.88% 12.69% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 75 106 139
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
980 898 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.83% 86.18% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 856 802 857
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 25 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Malling +3 18 £50,250 -17.95% 1
Stansted - 8 £37,500 - 1
Maidstone -2 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Tonbridge +4 4 £42,500 -22.72%
Folkestone -3 4 £33,750 -10.00%
Rochester - 4 £35,000 -
Canterbury -2 2 - -
Dartford -6 2 £50,000 - 1
Sevenoaks -4 1 £28,500 -18.57%
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 176 (87.56%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (54.23%) .NET
3 103 (51.24%) C#
4 91 (45.27%) SQL Server
5 82 (40.80%) SQL
6 78 (38.81%) TDD
7 63 (31.34%) HTML
8 62 (30.85%) CSS
9 56 (27.86%) MVC
10 55 (27.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 51 (25.37%) JavaScript
12 48 (23.88%) ASP.NET
13 47 (23.38%) Kanban
13 47 (23.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 44 (21.89%) HTML5
15 41 (20.40%) Microsoft
16 39 (19.40%) Windows
16 39 (19.40%) NUnit
17 38 (18.91%) WPF
17 38 (18.91%) Rhino Mocks
18 35 (17.41%) Castle Windsor
18 35 (17.41%) WCF
18 35 (17.41%) UML
19 34 (16.92%) Linux
20 33 (16.42%) QA
20 33 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
20 33 (16.42%) SDLC
21 32 (15.92%) MVVM
21 32 (15.92%) Dependency Injection
21 32 (15.92%) jQuery

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 20 (9.95%) Cloud Foundry
1 20 (9.95%) Tomcat
2 19 (9.45%) IIS
3 15 (7.46%) CMS
4 11 (5.47%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.49%) NServiceBus
7 3 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.49%) JBoss
8 2 (1.00%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.50%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.50%) Node.js
9 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.47%) MS Visio
3 9 (4.48%) MS Office
4 6 (2.99%) MS Project
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.44%) Bluemix
2 8 (3.98%) SaaS
3 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.50%) CDMA
2 1 (0.50%) GSM
2 1 (0.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) LTE
2 1 (0.50%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (45.27%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.44%) MySQL
3 17 (8.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (5.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.99%) Big Data
7 6 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.49%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.49%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.49%) Redis
9 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.00%) DB2
10 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (27.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (19.40%) NUnit
3 38 (18.91%) Rhino Mocks
4 31 (15.42%) Moq
4 31 (15.42%) Selenium
5 30 (14.93%) Subversion
6 28 (13.93%) MSTest
7 25 (12.44%) Git (software)
8 24 (11.94%) JIRA
9 23 (11.44%) Eclipse
10 21 (10.45%) Maven
11 20 (9.95%) Ant
12 19 (9.45%) SpecFlow
13 17 (8.46%) Cucumber
14 16 (7.96%) WebDriver
15 8 (3.98%) Jenkins
16 7 (3.48%) Jasmine
16 7 (3.48%) Karma Test Runner
16 7 (3.48%) TeamCity
17 6 (2.99%) Mercurial
General
1 22 (10.95%) Finance
2 15 (7.46%) Marketing
3 13 (6.47%) Music Industry
4 7 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.49%) Advertising
5 3 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.49%) Retail
6 2 (1.00%) Back Office
6 2 (1.00%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 115 (57.21%) Developer
2 76 (37.81%) .NET Developer
3 54 (26.87%) C# Developer
4 52 (25.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (13.93%) Senior Developer
6 27 (13.43%) Analyst
7 24 (11.94%) C# WPF Developer
7 24 (11.94%) Java Developer
7 24 (11.94%) WPF Developer
8 21 (10.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (9.95%) Software Engineer
10 19 (9.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (8.96%) .NET Software Developer
11 18 (8.96%) C# Software Developer
12 17 (8.46%) .NET Software Engineer
12 17 (8.46%) Business Analyst
12 17 (8.46%) C# Software Engineer
12 17 (8.46%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 15 (7.46%) Senior Java Developer
14 14 (6.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (54.23%) .NET
2 63 (31.34%) HTML
3 62 (30.85%) CSS
4 48 (23.88%) ASP.NET
5 47 (23.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (21.89%) HTML5
7 38 (18.91%) WPF
8 35 (17.41%) Castle Windsor
8 35 (17.41%) WCF
9 32 (15.92%) jQuery
10 31 (15.42%) XML
11 28 (13.93%) Ninject
11 28 (13.93%) Spring.NET
11 28 (13.93%) Unity DI Container
12 25 (12.44%) Spring
13 21 (10.45%) JSON
14 20 (9.95%) J2EE
14 20 (9.95%) JDBC
14 20 (9.95%) JSP
14 20 (9.95%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.93%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (11.44%) Computer Science
4 20 (9.95%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (5.47%) User Experience
6 6 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.99%) Tandem
7 4 (1.99%) Social Network
8 3 (1.49%) Social Media
9 1 (0.50%) Blog
9 1 (0.50%) Economics
9 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.50%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 39 (19.40%) Windows
2 34 (16.92%) Linux
3 2 (1.00%) CentOS
4 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (87.56%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (38.81%) TDD
3 56 (27.86%) MVC
4 47 (23.38%) Kanban
5 35 (17.41%) UML
6 33 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (16.42%) SDLC
7 32 (15.92%) Dependency Injection
7 32 (15.92%) MVVM
8 30 (14.93%) OOD
9 27 (13.43%) OO
10 26 (12.94%) BDD
10 26 (12.94%) Software Engineering
11 22 (10.95%) Web Application Development
12 21 (10.45%) OOP
12 21 (10.45%) Test Scripting
13 20 (9.95%) AOP
13 20 (9.95%) RUP
14 16 (7.96%) Project Management
15 15 (7.46%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 103 (51.24%) C#
2 82 (40.80%) SQL
3 51 (25.37%) JavaScript
4 31 (15.42%) Java
5 20 (9.95%) AspectJ
6 11 (5.47%) VB.NET
7 9 (4.48%) C++
7 9 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.49%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.49%) PHP
8 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.49%) Python
9 2 (1.00%) Jython
9 2 (1.00%) Ruby
10 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.50%) C
10 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (6.97%) Degree
2 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.99%) ISEB
4 1 (0.50%) HNC
4 1 (0.50%) MBA
4 1 (0.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (16.42%) QA
2 4 (1.99%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.00%) HAProxy
2 2 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (20.40%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.95%) IBM
3 4 (1.99%) Oracle
4 3 (1.49%) Facebook
4 3 (1.49%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.00%) Tableau
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe
6 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.50%) Twitter
6 1 (0.50%) Zend
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