The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 25 32
Rank change year-on-year +20 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 35 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 28.93% 5.45% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.17% 6.06% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 5 3
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

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 Halifax with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 116 99 189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 95.87% 90.00% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 101 89 139
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax 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 Halifax

Scrum
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Halifax

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Halifax over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 67 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (95.52%) Finance
3 61 (91.04%) Kanban
4 60 (89.55%) Waterfall
4 60 (89.55%) Business Transformation
4 60 (89.55%) User Stories
4 60 (89.55%) CRM
5 39 (58.21%) Mobile App
6 38 (56.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 38 (56.72%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 5 (7.46%) Software Delivery
8 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (4.48%) MVC
8 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.48%) C#
8 3 (4.48%) SQL
8 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.48%) .NET
8 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.48%) jQuery
8 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.99%) WCF
9 2 (2.99%) EPiServer
9 2 (2.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.99%) WinForms
9 2 (2.99%) HTML
9 2 (2.99%) SOAP
9 2 (2.99%) Web Services
9 2 (2.99%) Mentoring

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 2 (2.99%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.49%) MSTest
2 1 (1.49%) NUnit
2 1 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (95.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) Agile Business Analyst
1 38 (56.72%) Analyst
1 38 (56.72%) Business Analyst
1 38 (56.72%) Business Development Analyst
1 38 (56.72%) Development Analyst
1 38 (56.72%) Product Analyst
1 38 (56.72%) Product Business Analyst
1 38 (56.72%) Software Analyst
1 38 (56.72%) Software Development Analyst
1 38 (56.72%) Software Development Business Analyst
1 38 (56.72%) Software Product Analyst
2 22 (32.84%) Agile Product Owner
2 22 (32.84%) Agile Scrum Master
2 22 (32.84%) Product Owner
2 22 (32.84%) Scrum Master
2 22 (32.84%) Senior Analyst
2 22 (32.84%) Senior Business Analyst
2 22 (32.84%) Senior Development Analyst
2 22 (32.84%) Senior Product Owner
3 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) .NET
1 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
1 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
1 3 (4.48%) jQuery
2 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
2 2 (2.99%) SOAP
2 2 (2.99%) WCF
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) WinForms
3 1 (1.49%) Angular 2
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.49%) CSS3
3 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.49%) JSON
3 1 (1.49%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.49%) Node.js
3 1 (1.49%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (58.21%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (91.04%) Kanban
3 60 (89.55%) Business Transformation
3 60 (89.55%) CRM
3 60 (89.55%) User Stories
3 60 (89.55%) Waterfall
4 38 (56.72%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 38 (56.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (7.46%) Software Delivery
6 3 (4.48%) MVC
7 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.49%) Coaching
8 1 (1.49%) Data Strategy
8 1 (1.49%) Innovation Management
8 1 (1.49%) IT Strategy
8 1 (1.49%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (1.49%) Secure Coding
8 1 (1.49%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) C#
1 3 (4.48%) SQL
1 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.49%) Java
2 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft