Period
to 27 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 14 13
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 56 68 83
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 12.84% 13.47% 14.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.07% 14.98% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 45 49 68
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £31,000 £33,550 £33,375
90th Percentile £69,600 £61,250 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.70% +2.17% -3.16%

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 398 454 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 91.28% 89.90% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 303 346 453
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £29,800 £29,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,150 £65,000 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Cheltenham

Scrum
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Scrum in Cheltenham

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 51 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (53.57%) Test Automation
3 26 (46.43%) DV Cleared
3 26 (46.43%) Security Cleared
4 24 (42.86%) DevOps
5 22 (39.29%) JIRA
6 20 (35.71%) Linux
7 17 (30.36%) Python
7 17 (30.36%) Java
8 16 (28.57%) Confluence
9 15 (26.79%) User Stories
10 14 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 13 (23.21%) C++
11 13 (23.21%) Docker
12 12 (21.43%) Ansible
12 12 (21.43%) Jenkins
12 12 (21.43%) OO
12 12 (21.43%) OOD
12 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (19.64%) Technical Leadership
14 10 (17.86%) Line Management
14 10 (17.86%) Business Development
14 10 (17.86%) C
14 10 (17.86%) C#
15 9 (16.07%) HTML
15 9 (16.07%) SQL
15 9 (16.07%) .NET
15 9 (16.07%) CSS
15 9 (16.07%) Middleware

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (28.57%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Trello
2 2 (3.57%) Azure
2 2 (3.57%) PaaS
2 2 (3.57%) Power Platform
2 2 (3.57%) SaaS
3 1 (1.79%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Wireshark
2 2 (3.57%) SSH
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) OSPF
3 1 (1.79%) VLAN
3 1 (1.79%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) Power BI
3 1 (1.79%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.79%) QlikView
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (39.29%) JIRA
2 12 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.07%) Selenium
4 6 (10.71%) IDA Disassembler
5 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.57%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket Server
7 1 (1.79%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 9 (16.07%) German Language
2 6 (10.71%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Middleware Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Systems Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Principal Software Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum Master
5 6 (10.71%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (8.93%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Backend Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (3.57%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) QA Tester
9 2 (3.57%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) .NET
1 9 (16.07%) CSS
1 9 (16.07%) HTML
1 9 (16.07%) jQuery
1 9 (16.07%) Middleware
2 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (10.71%) Apache NiFi
3 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.93%) Kafka
4 4 (7.14%) HTML5
5 2 (3.57%) .NET Core
5 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.57%) CSS3
5 2 (3.57%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.57%) REST
5 2 (3.57%) SOAP
5 2 (3.57%) Web Services
6 1 (1.79%) EJB
6 1 (1.79%) JSF
6 1 (1.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Reinsurance
2 6 (10.71%) User Experience
3 3 (5.36%) Wiki
4 2 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) PKI
5 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) CentOS
3 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Windows
4 5 (8.93%) Android
4 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (53.57%) Test Automation
3 24 (42.86%) DevOps
4 15 (26.79%) User Stories
5 14 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (21.43%) OO
6 12 (21.43%) OOD
7 11 (19.64%) Technical Leadership
8 10 (17.86%) Business Development
8 10 (17.86%) Line Management
9 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
9 9 (16.07%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (16.07%) SDLC
9 9 (16.07%) Waterfall
10 8 (14.29%) BDD
10 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (14.29%) Kanban
11 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) Java
1 17 (30.36%) Python
2 13 (23.21%) C++
3 10 (17.86%) C
3 10 (17.86%) C#
4 9 (16.07%) SQL
5 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.93%) TypeScript
7 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.57%) Scala
9 1 (1.79%) Go
9 1 (1.79%) Perl
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) DV Cleared
1 26 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.07%) Degree
3 5 (8.93%) MCAD
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.57%) ISEB
4 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Docker
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.36%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.93%) VMware
4 2 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) Tableau