Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 37 47
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10 -25
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 97 93 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 8.31% 6.47% 5.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.73% 7.55% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 93 78 93
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -13.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,700 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year - +5.82% -5.50%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 997 1,232 1,865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.43% 85.73% 89.23%
Number of salaries quoted 857 1,047 1,620
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,050 £25,650 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Kent

Scrum
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Kent

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Kent over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Kent

Scrum
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
West Malling - 18 £37,500 - 1
Maidstone 0 14 £45,000 +9.09% 4
Tunbridge Wells +7 12 £40,000 -8.57% 6
Dartford -1 9 £52,500 +40.00% 8
Dover - 7 £27,500 - 1
Rochester -1 4 £57,500 +64.29%
Sevenoaks - 4 £37,500 -
Whitstable -1 2 £27,750 -12.60% 2
Tonbridge -6 2 £32,000 -55.86% 2
Chatham +4 1 £65,000 +103.13%
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 -
Westerham - 1 £40,000 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 92 (94.85%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (71.13%) C#
2 69 (71.13%) .NET
3 49 (50.52%) MVC
4 44 (45.36%) AngularJS
5 41 (42.27%) ASP.NET
6 40 (41.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (39.18%) Kanban
8 36 (37.11%) JavaScript
9 35 (36.08%) SQL Server
10 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 33 (34.02%) Web Application Development
11 33 (34.02%) TDD
12 32 (32.99%) SQL Server 2016
13 31 (31.96%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (29.90%) CSS
14 29 (29.90%) HTML
15 28 (28.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 26 (26.80%) Dependency Injection
16 26 (26.80%) Git (software)
16 26 (26.80%) Team Foundation Server
17 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET Web API
18 24 (24.74%) HTML5
18 24 (24.74%) jQuery
19 23 (23.71%) CSS3
20 21 (21.65%) React
20 21 (21.65%) BDD
20 21 (21.65%) Greenfield Project
21 20 (20.62%) RESTful
21 20 (20.62%) Finance

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 10 (10.31%) IIS
1 10 (10.31%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.06%) CMS
2 2 (2.06%) Confluence
3 1 (1.03%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.03%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.06%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.34%) npm
3 2 (2.06%) SaaS
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) Internet
2 7 (7.22%) Hyperconnected
3 5 (5.15%) Broadband
4 2 (2.06%) SMS
4 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.03%) CDMA
5 1 (1.03%) DHCP
5 1 (1.03%) DNS
5 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.03%) GSM
5 1 (1.03%) LTE
5 1 (1.03%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.08%) SQL Server
2 32 (32.99%) SQL Server 2016
3 12 (12.37%) MongoDB
4 11 (11.34%) RavenDB
5 3 (3.09%) MySQL
6 1 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (26.80%) Git (software)
1 26 (26.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (13.40%) NUnit
3 11 (11.34%) Bower
4 10 (10.31%) MSTest
5 9 (9.28%) Moq
5 9 (9.28%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (6.19%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.15%) Selenium
7 5 (5.15%) Subversion
8 4 (4.12%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.12%) JIRA
8 4 (4.12%) SpecFlow
8 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (3.09%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.03%) Burp Suite
10 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.03%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (1.03%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (20.62%) Finance
2 12 (12.37%) Retail
3 6 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.12%) Legal
5 3 (3.09%) Marketing
6 2 (2.06%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.06%) Electronics
6 2 (2.06%) Games
6 2 (2.06%) Military
7 1 (1.03%) Advertising
7 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (75.26%) Developer
2 58 (59.79%) .NET Developer
3 12 (12.37%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (12.37%) C# Developer
4 10 (10.31%) Senior .NET Developer
4 10 (10.31%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (8.25%) Scrum Master
6 7 (7.22%) Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Internet Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Junior
7 6 (6.19%) Junior Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Graduate
8 5 (5.15%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Automation Tester
9 4 (4.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (71.13%) .NET
2 44 (45.36%) AngularJS
3 41 (42.27%) ASP.NET
4 40 (41.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 29 (29.90%) CSS
6 29 (29.90%) HTML
7 28 (28.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (24.74%) HTML5
9 24 (24.74%) jQuery
10 23 (23.71%) CSS3
11 21 (21.65%) React
12 20 (20.62%) RESTful
13 16 (16.49%) .NET Framework
14 14 (14.43%) Web Services
15 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (12.37%) WPF
16 9 (9.28%) Castle Windsor
16 9 (9.28%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.65%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (16.49%) User Experience
3 6 (6.19%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.12%) Fintech
5 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.09%) e-Learning
5 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.06%) Minimum Viable Product
6 2 (2.06%) Social Media
7 1 (1.03%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.56%) Windows
2 3 (3.09%) Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Android
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.03%) CentOS
3 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Unix
3 1 (1.03%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (94.85%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (50.52%) MVC
3 38 (39.18%) Kanban
4 33 (34.02%) TDD
4 33 (34.02%) Web Application Development
5 31 (31.96%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (26.80%) Dependency Injection
7 21 (21.65%) BDD
8 17 (17.53%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (13.40%) Project Management
10 12 (12.37%) OO
11 11 (11.34%) Agile Project Management
11 11 (11.34%) Front End Development
12 9 (9.28%) Coaching
12 9 (9.28%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (9.28%) MVVM
13 8 (8.25%) Acceptance Criteria
13 8 (8.25%) UML
14 7 (7.22%) Test Automation
14 7 (7.22%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 69 (71.13%) C#
2 36 (37.11%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.53%) SQL
4 11 (11.34%) T-SQL
4 11 (11.34%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.12%) Java
6 3 (3.09%) PHP
7 2 (2.06%) C
7 2 (2.06%) C++
7 2 (2.06%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.06%) Python
8 1 (1.03%) Ada
8 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.03%) R
8 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) PMO
1 4 (4.12%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.03%) Nmap
Vendors
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) Twitter
3 9 (9.28%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.06%) Apple
5 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.03%) Facebook
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.03%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.03%) Wind River
5 1 (1.03%) Xamarin