The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
North East / Durham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 16 10
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 6 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 4.11% 11.54% 11.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 12.61% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 11
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 133 119 85
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 91.10% 91.54% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 123 89 69
Median salary £38,000 £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.30% +34.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Durham

Scrum
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Durham.

Salary trend for Scrum in Durham

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Durham over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Durham

Scrum
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Durham region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 1 £34,000 -
Scrum
North East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) NHS
2 5 (55.56%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) R
5 1 (11.11%) HBase

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) HBase
2 1 (11.11%) HDInsight
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Java Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Java Software Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Software Architect
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Scientist
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) NumPy
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (55.56%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Xamarin