Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 30 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 119 115 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 9.83% 7.17% 7.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.23% 7.94% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 98 95 143
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £22,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 1,060 1,448 1,971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 87.60% 90.27% 91.17%
Number of salaries quoted 902 1,177 1,717
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +14 32 £37,500 -37.50% 2
Tunbridge Wells +12 18 £25,000 -58.33% 3
Dartford +15 11 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Chatham +18 9 £37,500 +17.19%
Folkestone +19 6 - - 1
Dover - 5 £27,500 - 1
Maidstone -9 4 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Sevenoaks +7 3 £37,500 -48.28% 1
Rochester +5 2 £57,500 +64.29% 1
Westerham - 2 £36,250 -
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 111 (93.28%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (67.23%) C#
3 76 (63.87%) .NET
4 63 (52.94%) ASP.NET
5 61 (51.26%) MVC
6 59 (49.58%) TDD
7 55 (46.22%) SQL Server
8 50 (42.02%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 48 (40.34%) Dependency Injection
11 46 (38.66%) Web Application Development
11 46 (38.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 46 (38.66%) Greenfield Project
12 43 (36.13%) SQL Server 2016
13 35 (29.41%) HTML
14 34 (28.57%) CSS
15 32 (26.89%) JavaScript
15 32 (26.89%) Kanban
16 31 (26.05%) Microsoft
17 28 (23.53%) OO
17 28 (23.53%) MVVM
17 28 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
18 27 (22.69%) BDD
18 27 (22.69%) RESTful
19 26 (21.85%) Problem-Solving
20 24 (20.17%) HTML5
20 24 (20.17%) MSTest
20 24 (20.17%) WPF
20 24 (20.17%) AngularJS
20 24 (20.17%) NUnit

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 9 (7.56%) IIS
2 1 (0.84%) CMS
2 1 (0.84%) Confluence
2 1 (0.84%) EPiServer
2 1 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (3.36%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.84%) InDesign
2 1 (0.84%) InVision
2 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.84%) Simulink
2 1 (0.84%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.04%) SaaS
3 5 (4.20%) GitHub
3 5 (4.20%) npm
4 3 (2.52%) Firebase
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.84%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.84%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.61%) Internet
2 14 (11.76%) Hyperconnected
3 11 (9.24%) Broadband
4 1 (0.84%) HTTP
4 1 (0.84%) SMTP
4 1 (0.84%) SSL
4 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (46.22%) SQL Server
2 43 (36.13%) SQL Server 2016
3 9 (7.56%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.72%) MySQL
4 8 (6.72%) RavenDB
5 7 (5.88%) Big Data
6 3 (2.52%) SQLite
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.84%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (20.17%) MSTest
1 24 (20.17%) NUnit
2 23 (19.33%) Moq
2 23 (19.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (6.72%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.72%) JIRA
3 8 (6.72%) Selenium
3 8 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.88%) Subversion
5 6 (5.04%) Bitbucket
5 6 (5.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (4.20%) Mocha
7 3 (2.52%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.68%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.84%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.84%) JMeter
9 1 (0.84%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.84%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 24 (20.17%) Retail
2 11 (9.24%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.04%) Finance
4 3 (2.52%) Advertising
4 3 (2.52%) Marketing
5 2 (1.68%) Back Office
5 2 (1.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.84%) Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Electronics
6 1 (0.84%) Military
Job Titles
1 90 (75.63%) Developer
2 67 (56.30%) .NET Developer
3 22 (18.49%) Web Developer
4 14 (11.76%) Junior
4 14 (11.76%) Junior .NET Developer
4 14 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 13 (10.92%) Graduate
5 13 (10.92%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 13 (10.92%) Graduate Developer
6 11 (9.24%) Internet Developer
7 10 (8.40%) Telecoms Developer
8 8 (6.72%) .NET Web Developer
8 8 (6.72%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Scrum Master
9 7 (5.88%) Analyst
9 7 (5.88%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Applications Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (63.87%) .NET
2 63 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 49 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 46 (38.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 35 (29.41%) HTML
6 34 (28.57%) CSS
7 28 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (22.69%) RESTful
9 24 (20.17%) AngularJS
9 24 (20.17%) HTML5
9 24 (20.17%) WPF
10 23 (19.33%) .NET Framework
10 23 (19.33%) Castle Windsor
10 23 (19.33%) Ninject
10 23 (19.33%) Spring.NET
10 23 (19.33%) Unity DI Container
11 18 (15.13%) CSS3
12 15 (12.61%) JSON
13 14 (11.76%) WCF
14 13 (10.92%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (38.66%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.24%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.88%) User Experience
5 6 (5.04%) Social Network
6 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.20%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.52%) Fintech
8 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.45%) Windows
2 5 (4.20%) Unix
3 3 (2.52%) Android
3 3 (2.52%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.68%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.84%) Linux
5 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (93.28%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (51.26%) MVC
3 59 (49.58%) TDD
4 50 (42.02%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (40.34%) Dependency Injection
6 46 (38.66%) Web Application Development
7 32 (26.89%) Kanban
8 28 (23.53%) MVVM
8 28 (23.53%) OO
9 27 (22.69%) BDD
10 26 (21.85%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (19.33%) Inversion of Control
12 18 (15.13%) Web Development
13 8 (6.72%) OOD
13 8 (6.72%) Open Source
14 7 (5.88%) Coaching
14 7 (5.88%) Project Management
14 7 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (5.04%) Microservices
15 6 (5.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 80 (67.23%) C#
2 32 (26.89%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.40%) PHP
4 6 (5.04%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.04%) SQL
5 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.68%) Java
6 2 (1.68%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.84%) C
7 1 (0.84%) C++
7 1 (0.84%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.84%) Python
7 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) ISEB
2 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (26.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.04%) Google
3 3 (2.52%) Facebook
4 1 (0.84%) Adobe
4 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.84%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.84%) Splunk
4 1 (0.84%) VMware