Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 55 53
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 +44
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 71 89 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.94% 4.36% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 5.13% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 49 87 96
Essex median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +8.43% -7.78%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1527 1736 2117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 84.83% 85.06% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1379 1624
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,374 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Essex

Scrum
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Essex

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Essex over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Essex

Scrum
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -9 32 £55,000 +37.50%
Colchester -3 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Harlow 0 6 £65,000 +62.50%
Brentwood - 6 £55,000 -
Basildon +2 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Southend-on-Sea +24 2 £52,500 -17.97% 2
Saffron Walden - 1 £52,500 -
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 62 (87.32%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (71.83%) HTML
3 50 (70.42%) JavaScript
4 48 (67.61%) C#
5 47 (66.20%) .NET
6 45 (63.38%) CSS
7 43 (60.56%) SQL Server
8 41 (57.75%) AngularJS
9 39 (54.93%) .NET Framework
10 38 (53.52%) RESTful
11 35 (49.30%) ASP.NET
12 34 (47.89%) Entity Framework
13 29 (40.85%) MVC
13 29 (40.85%) jQuery
14 28 (39.44%) T-SQL
15 26 (36.62%) Microsoft
16 25 (35.21%) SQL
16 25 (35.21%) Enterprise Software
17 24 (33.80%) SQL Server 2014
18 22 (30.99%) Web Application Development
18 22 (30.99%) Git (software)
18 22 (30.99%) XML
18 22 (30.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 22 (30.99%) JSON
18 22 (30.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 19 (26.76%) SQL Server 2012
20 18 (25.35%) Web Development
20 18 (25.35%) C
21 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
21 17 (23.94%) TDD

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 6 (8.45%) Apache Pig
1 6 (8.45%) Apache Spark
1 6 (8.45%) GlassFish
1 6 (8.45%) IIS
1 6 (8.45%) JBoss
1 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.23%) WordPress
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.68%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) HTTP
1 1 (1.41%) SMS
1 1 (1.41%) SSL
1 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (60.56%) SQL Server
2 24 (33.80%) SQL Server 2014
3 22 (30.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (30.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (26.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (9.86%) MySQL
6 6 (8.45%) Big Data
6 6 (8.45%) CouchDB
6 6 (8.45%) Hadoop
6 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
6 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
6 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database
7 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (30.99%) Git (software)
2 15 (21.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (14.08%) Visual Studio
4 7 (9.86%) Maven
5 6 (8.45%) Ant
6 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.23%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.23%) Subversion
8 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.82%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.41%) Gradle
9 1 (1.41%) JIRA
9 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Electronics
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Games
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (73.24%) Developer
2 33 (46.48%) .NET Developer
3 26 (36.62%) C# Developer
4 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET Developer
4 21 (29.58%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (29.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (28.17%) Web Developer
6 19 (26.76%) .NET Web Developer
6 19 (26.76%) C# Web Developer
7 17 (23.94%) Angular Developer
8 14 (19.72%) Senior Developer
9 10 (14.08%) Agile Developer
10 9 (12.68%) Agile .NET Developer
10 9 (12.68%) Lead Developer
10 9 (12.68%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (11.27%) Senior Agile Developer
12 7 (9.86%) Java Developer
13 6 (8.45%) Lead Java Developer
13 6 (8.45%) Software Developer
14 5 (7.04%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (71.83%) HTML
2 47 (66.20%) .NET
3 45 (63.38%) CSS
4 41 (57.75%) AngularJS
5 39 (54.93%) .NET Framework
6 38 (53.52%) RESTful
7 35 (49.30%) ASP.NET
8 34 (47.89%) Entity Framework
9 29 (40.85%) jQuery
10 22 (30.99%) JSON
10 22 (30.99%) XML
11 14 (19.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (18.31%) HTML5
13 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (15.49%) Node.js
15 9 (12.68%) Ajax
15 9 (12.68%) CSS3
15 9 (12.68%) NHibernate
16 7 (9.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (14.08%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.23%) User Experience
5 1 (1.41%) Animation
5 1 (1.41%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (87.32%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.85%) MVC
3 22 (30.99%) Web Application Development
4 18 (25.35%) Web Development
5 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (23.94%) TDD
6 16 (22.54%) Kanban
7 14 (19.72%) DevOps
8 12 (16.90%) OO
9 10 (14.08%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 10 (14.08%) SOLID
10 9 (12.68%) Business Development
10 9 (12.68%) OOP
11 6 (8.45%) BDD
11 6 (8.45%) Coaching
11 6 (8.45%) Machine Learning
12 5 (7.04%) Feature Driven Development
12 5 (7.04%) Process Improvement
12 5 (7.04%) Test Automation
12 5 (7.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 50 (70.42%) JavaScript
2 48 (67.61%) C#
3 28 (39.44%) T-SQL
4 25 (35.21%) SQL
5 18 (25.35%) C
6 9 (12.68%) Java
7 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.23%) PHP
8 3 (4.23%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.82%) Perl
10 1 (1.41%) Delphi
10 1 (1.41%) Ruby
10 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.63%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) Google