Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 29 25
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 117 122 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 9.10% 7.51% 9.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.32% 8.31% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 93 112 182
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £22,800 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,875 £55,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

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 1,134 1,468 1,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 88.18% 90.34% 88.36%
Number of salaries quoted 970 1,226 1,693
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,300
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.46% -5.18%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,750
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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Chatham +18 17 £37,500 +17.19%
West Malling +4 17 £37,500 -37.50% 7
Dartford - 16 £52,500 - 5
Tunbridge Wells -2 15 £25,000 -47.37% 3
Folkestone +9 7 - -
Maidstone -15 5 £45,000 - 2
Canterbury - 3 £35,000 -
Rochester - 1 - -
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 -
Westerham - 1 £32,500 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 110 (94.02%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (68.38%) C#
3 77 (65.81%) .NET
4 58 (49.57%) TDD
5 56 (47.86%) ASP.NET
6 49 (41.88%) SQL Server
7 46 (39.32%) MVC
8 44 (37.61%) JavaScript
9 43 (36.75%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (34.19%) Kanban
10 40 (34.19%) Dependency Injection
11 39 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
12 38 (32.48%) HTML
13 37 (31.62%) CSS
14 34 (29.06%) Moq
15 33 (28.21%) MVVM
16 32 (27.35%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (26.50%) SQL Server 2016
18 29 (24.79%) HTML5
18 29 (24.79%) MSTest
18 29 (24.79%) Web Development
19 28 (23.93%) Inversion of Control
19 28 (23.93%) Spring.NET
19 28 (23.93%) Rhino Mocks
19 28 (23.93%) Castle Windsor
19 28 (23.93%) Ninject
19 28 (23.93%) AngularJS
19 28 (23.93%) Unity DI Container
19 28 (23.93%) NUnit
20 25 (21.37%) WPF

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 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.56%) Simulink
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.85%) InDesign
2 1 (0.85%) InVision
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.85%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) GitHub
1 5 (4.27%) npm
1 5 (4.27%) SaaS
2 3 (2.56%) Firebase
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.24%) Broadband
2 11 (9.40%) Internet
3 10 (8.55%) Hyperconnected
4 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.85%) HTTP
5 1 (0.85%) SMTP
5 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (41.88%) SQL Server
2 31 (26.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 14 (11.97%) Big Data
4 7 (5.98%) MySQL
5 3 (2.56%) SQLite
6 1 (0.85%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.85%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 34 (29.06%) Moq
2 29 (24.79%) MSTest
3 28 (23.93%) NUnit
3 28 (23.93%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 9 (7.69%) Subversion
6 7 (5.98%) JIRA
6 7 (5.98%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (5.98%) Selenium
7 6 (5.13%) Bitbucket
8 5 (4.27%) Mocha
9 3 (2.56%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.71%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.85%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.85%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.85%) JMeter
11 1 (0.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.11%) Finance
3 12 (10.26%) Retail
4 6 (5.13%) Advertising
5 4 (3.42%) Marketing
6 3 (2.56%) Back Office
6 3 (2.56%) Electronics
6 3 (2.56%) Military
7 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.85%) Automotive
7 1 (0.85%) Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (74.36%) Developer
2 68 (58.12%) .NET Developer
3 32 (27.35%) Web Developer
4 21 (17.95%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (17.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 20 (17.09%) C# Developer
6 19 (16.24%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (15.38%) Telecoms Developer
8 16 (13.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (11.97%) C# Web Developer
10 12 (10.26%) Analyst
10 12 (10.26%) Graduate
10 12 (10.26%) Junior
11 11 (9.40%) Junior .NET Developer
11 11 (9.40%) Junior Developer
12 10 (8.55%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 10 (8.55%) Graduate Developer
12 10 (8.55%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (7.69%) Internet Developer
13 9 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (65.81%) .NET
2 56 (47.86%) ASP.NET
3 38 (32.48%) HTML
4 37 (31.62%) CSS
5 32 (27.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (24.79%) HTML5
7 28 (23.93%) AngularJS
7 28 (23.93%) Castle Windsor
7 28 (23.93%) Ninject
7 28 (23.93%) Spring.NET
7 28 (23.93%) Unity DI Container
8 25 (21.37%) WPF
9 24 (20.51%) .NET Framework
9 24 (20.51%) CSS3
10 23 (19.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 22 (18.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (15.38%) jQuery
12 18 (15.38%) WCF
13 14 (11.97%) JSON
13 14 (11.97%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (16.24%) Mobile App
3 14 (11.97%) Data Centre
4 11 (9.40%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.98%) Social Network
5 7 (5.98%) User Experience
6 6 (5.13%) W3C
7 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.42%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.71%) Fintech
9 2 (1.71%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.82%) Windows
2 4 (3.42%) Unix
3 3 (2.56%) Android
3 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (2.56%) Linux
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (94.02%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (49.57%) TDD
3 46 (39.32%) MVC
4 43 (36.75%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (34.19%) Dependency Injection
5 40 (34.19%) Kanban
6 33 (28.21%) MVVM
7 29 (24.79%) Web Development
8 28 (23.93%) Inversion of Control
9 23 (19.66%) Web Application Development
10 22 (18.80%) OO
11 21 (17.95%) OOD
12 16 (13.68%) Open Source
13 14 (11.97%) BDD
14 9 (7.69%) Front End Development
14 9 (7.69%) Microservices
15 8 (6.84%) Test Automation
16 7 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
17 6 (5.13%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
17 6 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (68.38%) C#
2 44 (37.61%) JavaScript
3 15 (12.82%) SQL
4 12 (10.26%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.69%) PHP
6 7 (5.98%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.42%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.56%) C
8 3 (2.56%) C++
8 3 (2.56%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.56%) Python
8 3 (2.56%) VB
9 2 (1.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.27%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) ISEB
2 3 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.80%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.13%) Google
3 2 (1.71%) Facebook
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe
4 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.85%) Splunk
4 1 (0.85%) VMware