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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 28 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 85 52 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.25% 4.71% 4.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.84% 6.26% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 77 50 34
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 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
864 831 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.88% 75.27% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 733 712 570
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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 +4 30 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Canterbury +2 11 £37,500 +19.04% 2
Dartford 0 11 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +17 6 £45,000 +5.88% 3
West Malling +3 4 £50,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £40,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £47,500 - 1
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 127 (76.51%) .NET
2 122 (73.49%) C#
3 114 (68.67%) SQL Server
4 111 (66.87%) MVC
5 106 (63.86%) ASP.NET
6 98 (59.04%) TDD
7 91 (54.82%) JavaScript
8 86 (51.81%) HTML
9 81 (48.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 53 (31.93%) SQL
11 52 (31.33%) Kanban
12 50 (30.12%) WCF
13 49 (29.52%) CSS
14 44 (26.51%) Windows
14 44 (26.51%) NUnit
14 44 (26.51%) jQuery
14 44 (26.51%) Web Application Development
15 43 (25.90%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (24.10%) Dependency Injection
16 40 (24.10%) Rhino Mocks
16 40 (24.10%) WinForms
17 39 (23.49%) Microsoft
17 39 (23.49%) WPF
18 38 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
19 34 (20.48%) T-SQL
19 34 (20.48%) Castle Windsor
20 33 (19.88%) Moq
20 33 (19.88%) Enterprise Software
21 32 (19.28%) SQL Server 2012
22 31 (18.67%) Finance

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (6.63%) IIS
2 6 (3.61%) Apache
3 4 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.20%) Mule
5 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.60%) Node.js
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.04%) SaaS
2 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.82%) Internet
2 4 (2.41%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (1.81%) Firewall
4 2 (1.20%) HTTP
4 2 (1.20%) SSL
4 2 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (68.67%) SQL Server
2 32 (19.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (12.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (10.84%) Relational Database
5 13 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.82%) MySQL
7 5 (3.01%) Redis
7 5 (3.01%) SQL CLR
8 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.81%) SSDT
9 3 (1.81%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.60%) Big Data
11 1 (0.60%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 44 (26.51%) NUnit
2 40 (24.10%) Rhino Mocks
3 33 (19.88%) Moq
4 28 (16.87%) MSTest
5 10 (6.02%) Jasmine
6 9 (5.42%) Git (software)
7 8 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (4.22%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.61%) Subversion
9 6 (3.61%) Selenium
9 6 (3.61%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (2.41%) FitNesse
10 4 (2.41%) Maven
11 3 (1.81%) Mockito
11 3 (1.81%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.81%) NuGet
12 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.20%) Ant
12 2 (1.20%) JUnit
12 2 (1.20%) jMock
General
1 31 (18.67%) Finance
2 8 (4.82%) Advertising
3 7 (4.22%) Marketing
4 3 (1.81%) Banking
4 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 131 (78.92%) Developer
2 84 (50.60%) .NET Developer
3 34 (20.48%) C# Developer
4 32 (19.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 32 (19.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 32 (19.28%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (10.24%) Software Engineer
6 10 (6.02%) Programmer
6 10 (6.02%) .NET Software Engineer
6 10 (6.02%) .NET Programmer
7 9 (5.42%) Analyst
8 8 (4.82%) Software Developer
8 8 (4.82%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (4.22%) Classic ASP Developer
9 7 (4.22%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (4.22%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.22%) ASP Developer
10 6 (3.61%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.01%) Agile .NET Developer
11 5 (3.01%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (76.51%) .NET
2 106 (63.86%) ASP.NET
3 86 (51.81%) HTML
4 81 (48.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (30.12%) WCF
6 49 (29.52%) CSS
7 44 (26.51%) jQuery
8 40 (24.10%) WinForms
9 39 (23.49%) WPF
10 34 (20.48%) Castle Windsor
11 28 (16.87%) .NET Framework
11 28 (16.87%) Unity DI Container
12 27 (16.27%) Spring.NET
12 27 (16.27%) Ninject
13 25 (15.06%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (14.46%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 23 (13.86%) KnockoutJS
16 22 (13.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 22 (13.25%) ASP.NET 2.0
17 20 (12.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.88%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (16.87%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (8.43%) N-Tier
4 9 (5.42%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.22%) Social Network
6 5 (3.01%) W3C
7 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.20%) Blog
8 2 (1.20%) Economics
8 2 (1.20%) Social Media
9 1 (0.60%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.60%) iPhone
9 1 (0.60%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 44 (26.51%) Windows
2 4 (2.41%) Linux
3 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.20%) UNIX
4 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (66.87%) MVC
2 98 (59.04%) TDD
3 52 (31.33%) Kanban
4 44 (26.51%) Web Application Development
5 43 (25.90%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (24.10%) Dependency Injection
7 38 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (18.67%) MVVM
9 29 (17.47%) Web Development
10 24 (14.46%) OO
11 22 (13.25%) BDD
12 19 (11.45%) Software Engineering
12 19 (11.45%) SOA
13 13 (7.83%) Unit Testing
14 11 (6.63%) OOP
15 9 (5.42%) Network Load Balancing
16 8 (4.82%) E-Commerce
16 8 (4.82%) UML
16 8 (4.82%) OOD
17 7 (4.22%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 122 (73.49%) C#
2 91 (54.82%) JavaScript
3 53 (31.93%) SQL
4 34 (20.48%) T-SQL
5 16 (9.64%) VB.NET
6 10 (6.02%) Java
7 3 (1.81%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.81%) Python
8 2 (1.20%) C
8 2 (1.20%) C++
8 2 (1.20%) Perl
9 1 (0.60%) XPath
9 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (16.87%) Degree
2 22 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.63%) MCTS
3 11 (6.63%) MCP
3 11 (6.63%) MCAD
3 11 (6.63%) MCSD
4 5 (3.01%) ISEB
5 4 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) QA
1 5 (3.01%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.81%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.81%) Vagrant
1 3 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.20%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 39 (23.49%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.23%) Facebook
3 9 (5.42%) Oracle
4 7 (4.22%) Twitter
5 5 (3.01%) Remedy
6 2 (1.20%) Dell
6 2 (1.20%) Percona
7 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
Rochester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Mblox
Posted: 7 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
AXA
Salary: £40,000
Posted: 22 days ago