The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 34 50 34
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 73 45 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.59% 4.29% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.97% 5.89% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 70 45 42
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,430 £51,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
916 764 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.67% 72.83% 77.22%
Number of salaries quoted 793 648 568
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,050 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Scrum
South East

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +2 26 £38,750 +0.64% 2
Dartford -11 9 £40,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +11 8 £45,000 +5.88%
West Malling +6 7 £50,000 -
Sittingbourne - 4 £40,000 -
Canterbury - 2 £37,500 - 1
Tonbridge - 1 £47,500 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 142 (75.53%) .NET
2 136 (72.34%) C#
3 130 (69.15%) SQL Server
4 128 (68.09%) MVC
5 118 (62.77%) ASP.NET
6 101 (53.72%) JavaScript
7 97 (51.60%) HTML
8 95 (50.53%) TDD
9 85 (45.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 70 (37.23%) CSS
11 66 (35.11%) SQL
12 61 (32.45%) jQuery
13 56 (29.79%) WCF
14 51 (27.13%) Agile Software Development
15 49 (26.06%) Kanban
16 45 (23.94%) NUnit
16 45 (23.94%) Windows
17 42 (22.34%) Microsoft
17 42 (22.34%) Rhino Mocks
18 41 (21.81%) Web Application Development
19 40 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
20 39 (20.74%) OO
20 39 (20.74%) Continuous Integration
21 38 (20.21%) WinForms
22 36 (19.15%) WPF
22 36 (19.15%) .NET Framework
22 36 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
23 35 (18.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
23 35 (18.62%) Microsoft Certification
23 35 (18.62%) T-SQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (7.45%) IIS
2 11 (5.85%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.19%) Node.js
4 4 (2.13%) Apache
5 2 (1.06%) Mule
6 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.04%) SaaS
2 8 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.26%) Internet
2 4 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (1.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (69.15%) SQL Server
2 40 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (15.43%) Relational Database
4 25 (13.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (6.91%) Redis
6 11 (5.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.72%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.19%) MySQL
8 6 (3.19%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.66%) SQL CLR
9 5 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.13%) Big Data
10 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.60%) SSDT
12 2 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (23.94%) NUnit
2 42 (22.34%) Rhino Mocks
3 33 (17.55%) Moq
4 23 (12.23%) MSTest
5 20 (10.64%) Jasmine
6 15 (7.98%) Subversion
7 12 (6.38%) Visual Studio
8 11 (5.85%) jMock
8 11 (5.85%) Ant
8 11 (5.85%) JUnit
9 10 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (4.79%) EasyMock
10 9 (4.79%) Eclipse
10 9 (4.79%) IntelliJ
10 9 (4.79%) Karma Test Runner
11 7 (3.72%) Selenium
12 5 (2.66%) Git (software)
12 5 (2.66%) Hudson
12 5 (2.66%) CruiseControl
13 4 (2.13%) FitNesse
General
1 27 (14.36%) Finance
2 8 (4.26%) Advertising
3 5 (2.66%) Marketing
4 4 (2.13%) Back Office
5 3 (1.60%) Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 149 (79.26%) Developer
2 90 (47.87%) .NET Developer
3 40 (21.28%) C# Developer
4 39 (20.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (20.21%) ASP.NET Developer
6 37 (19.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (9.04%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.91%) Front-End Developer
9 10 (5.32%) Programmer
9 10 (5.32%) Java Developer
9 10 (5.32%) .NET Software Engineer
9 10 (5.32%) .NET Programmer
10 9 (4.79%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.26%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (3.72%) Software Team Leader
12 7 (3.72%) Classic ASP Developer
12 7 (3.72%) Analyst
12 7 (3.72%) ASP Developer
13 6 (3.19%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (75.53%) .NET
2 118 (62.77%) ASP.NET
3 97 (51.60%) HTML
4 85 (45.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 70 (37.23%) CSS
6 61 (32.45%) jQuery
7 56 (29.79%) WCF
8 38 (20.21%) WinForms
9 36 (19.15%) WPF
9 36 (19.15%) .NET Framework
10 35 (18.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 33 (17.55%) KnockoutJS
12 31 (16.49%) Castle Windsor
12 31 (16.49%) HTML5
13 25 (13.30%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (12.77%) XML
15 23 (12.23%) Backbone.js
16 22 (11.70%) NHibernate
16 22 (11.70%) Spring.NET
16 22 (11.70%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (13.30%) Inversion of Control
3 17 (9.04%) N-Tier
4 8 (4.26%) W3C
5 7 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.72%) Social Media
6 5 (2.66%) Blog
7 4 (2.13%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.13%) Social Network
8 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.06%) SystemC
9 1 (0.53%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 45 (23.94%) Windows
2 7 (3.72%) UNIX
2 7 (3.72%) Linux
3 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (68.09%) MVC
2 95 (50.53%) TDD
3 51 (27.13%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (26.06%) Kanban
5 41 (21.81%) Web Application Development
6 39 (20.74%) OO
6 39 (20.74%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (18.09%) Dependency Injection
8 29 (15.43%) BDD
8 29 (15.43%) MVVM
9 26 (13.83%) OOP
9 26 (13.83%) Web Development
10 23 (12.23%) Unit Testing
11 20 (10.64%) SOA
12 18 (9.57%) OOD
13 17 (9.04%) UML
13 17 (9.04%) Software Engineering
14 12 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (6.38%) Network Load Balancing
15 11 (5.85%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 136 (72.34%) C#
2 101 (53.72%) JavaScript
3 66 (35.11%) SQL
4 35 (18.62%) T-SQL
5 17 (9.04%) VB.NET
6 15 (7.98%) Java
7 9 (4.79%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.60%) Python
9 2 (1.06%) C
10 1 (0.53%) XPath
10 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (18.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (14.36%) Degree
3 23 (12.23%) MCP
3 23 (12.23%) MCAD
3 23 (12.23%) MCSD
3 23 (12.23%) MCTS
4 5 (2.66%) Sun Certification
5 4 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.66%) QA
1 5 (2.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Vagrant
1 3 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.45%) Oracle
3 9 (4.79%) JBoss
4 7 (3.72%) Facebook
5 6 (3.19%) Business Objects
6 5 (2.66%) Remedy
7 2 (1.06%) Twitter
7 2 (1.06%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
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