Period
to 21 September 2018

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 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 6 24
Rank change year-on-year -7 +18 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 19 53 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 10.33% 25.60% 14.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.61% 26.77% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 54 41
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +9.09% +29.41%
10th Percentile £35,750 £42,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £87,500 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -

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 Halifax with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 179 198 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 97.28% 95.65% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 159 163 261
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £30,150 £26,350 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

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 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Halifax

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Coaching
3 7 (36.84%) DevOps
3 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
4 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
4 6 (31.58%) Subversion
4 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (31.58%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (31.58%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (31.58%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) Release Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Travis CI
5 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
5 5 (26.32%) Puppet
5 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 5 (26.32%) Ansible
5 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) Data Management
5 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
5 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) Banking
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement

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 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Adabas
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (31.58%) Sonatype Nexus
1 6 (31.58%) Subversion
1 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
2 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 5 (26.32%) Travis CI
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Scrum Master
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Product Owner
4 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) Kafka
2 1 (5.26%) OAuth
2 1 (5.26%) OAuth2
2 1 (5.26%) RAML
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
2 1 (5.26%) Velocity
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) WinForms
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Coaching
3 7 (36.84%) DevOps
3 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
4 6 (31.58%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) Data Management
5 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) Release Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (10.53%) Line Management
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) User Stories
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.26%) Decision-Making
8 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Ansible
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.26%) webMethods