Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 9 38
Rank change year-on-year -5 +29 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 17 67 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 9.44% 24.19% 6.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.94% 25.57% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 68 17
Halifax median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,600 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £62,500 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 171 262 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 95.00% 94.58% 91.10%
Number of salaries quoted 153 232 227
Halifax median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,660 £26,750 £29,100
90th Percentile £64,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Coaching
3 8 (47.06%) DevOps
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
5 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (23.53%) Puppet
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (23.53%) Ansible
5 4 (23.53%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (23.53%) Data Management
5 4 (23.53%) Subversion
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (23.53%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (23.53%) Travis CI
5 4 (23.53%) Release Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) QA
7 1 (5.88%) Velocity
7 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Hadoop

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 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
1 4 (23.53%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (23.53%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (23.53%) Subversion
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
1 4 (23.53%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Scrum Master
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (23.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Head of Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.88%) Kafka
1 1 (5.88%) Spring
1 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
1 1 (5.88%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Coaching
3 8 (47.06%) DevOps
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Data Management
5 4 (23.53%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Release Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Kanban
7 1 (5.88%) MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.88%) QA Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Test Management
7 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Ansible
1 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle