Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 36 22
Rank change year-on-year +8 -14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 92 101 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.97% 6.00% 9.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.11% 6.81% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 71 97 208
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 1135 1483 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.98% 88.17% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1315 1712
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% -1.19%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
Dartford - 18 £52,500 - 1
Chatham - 15 £36,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -7 8 £42,500 -8.11% 2
Maidstone -8 7 £52,500 +10.53% 2
Folkestone +5 4 - - 1
Canterbury -3 4 £35,000 -6.67%
Whitstable - 2 £31,750 -
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 -
Rochester - 1 - -
Westerham - 1 £32,500 - 1
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 84 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (70.65%) C#
3 62 (67.39%) .NET
4 46 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 42 (45.65%) ASP.NET
6 40 (43.48%) SQL Server
7 39 (42.39%) HTML
7 39 (42.39%) CSS
7 39 (42.39%) Kanban
8 36 (39.13%) AngularJS
9 35 (38.04%) HTML5
10 34 (36.96%) Web Development
11 33 (35.87%) TDD
11 33 (35.87%) CSS3
12 32 (34.78%) Moq
13 29 (31.52%) MVC
13 29 (31.52%) SQL
14 26 (28.26%) OOD
15 24 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (26.09%) jQuery
16 22 (23.91%) MVVM
17 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (22.83%) Telecoms
17 21 (22.83%) Finance
18 20 (21.74%) Broadband
18 20 (21.74%) MSTest
18 20 (21.74%) Front End Development
18 20 (21.74%) SQL Server 2016
19 19 (20.65%) Greenfield Project
19 19 (20.65%) Rhino Mocks

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 4 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Simulink
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.09%) InDesign
2 1 (1.09%) InVision
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.09%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) GitHub
1 3 (3.26%) npm
2 1 (1.09%) Firebase
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.74%) Broadband
2 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.17%) CDMA
3 2 (2.17%) GSM
3 2 (2.17%) LTE
3 2 (2.17%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 20 (21.74%) SQL Server 2016
3 12 (13.04%) Big Data
4 3 (3.26%) MySQL
5 2 (2.17%) SQLite
6 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.09%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (34.78%) Moq
2 20 (21.74%) MSTest
3 19 (20.65%) NUnit
3 19 (20.65%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (7.61%) Subversion
4 7 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.43%) Selenium
6 4 (4.35%) JIRA
6 4 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.26%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.26%) Mocha
8 2 (2.17%) Maven
8 2 (2.17%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (1.09%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.09%) JMeter
9 1 (1.09%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.09%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (22.83%) Finance
1 21 (22.83%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.35%) Advertising
3 3 (3.26%) Electronics
3 3 (3.26%) Military
4 2 (2.17%) Back Office
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.09%) Automotive
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (72.83%) Developer
2 56 (60.87%) .NET Developer
3 33 (35.87%) Web Developer
4 30 (32.61%) C# .NET Developer
4 30 (32.61%) C# Developer
5 27 (29.35%) .NET Web Developer
5 27 (29.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (27.17%) C# Web Developer
7 23 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (20.65%) Telecoms Developer
9 9 (9.78%) Analyst
10 8 (8.70%) Senior Developer
10 8 (8.70%) Software Engineer
11 7 (7.61%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (6.52%) Business Analyst
13 4 (4.35%) Applications Developer
13 4 (4.35%) HTML Developer
13 4 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
13 4 (4.35%) Senior Applications Developer
13 4 (4.35%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (67.39%) .NET
2 42 (45.65%) ASP.NET
3 39 (42.39%) CSS
3 39 (42.39%) HTML
4 36 (39.13%) AngularJS
5 35 (38.04%) HTML5
6 33 (35.87%) CSS3
7 24 (26.09%) jQuery
8 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (20.65%) Castle Windsor
9 19 (20.65%) Ninject
9 19 (20.65%) Spring.NET
9 19 (20.65%) Unity DI Container
10 18 (19.57%) .NET Framework
10 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (19.57%) React
11 16 (17.39%) WCF
11 16 (17.39%) WPF
12 15 (16.30%) Razor View Engine
12 15 (16.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (17.39%) Mobile App
3 15 (16.30%) W3C
4 13 (14.13%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.43%) User Experience
6 4 (4.35%) Social Network
7 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.17%) Fintech
7 2 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.17%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.70%) Linux
2 5 (5.43%) Windows
3 3 (3.26%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.17%) CentOS
4 2 (2.17%) Unix
5 1 (1.09%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (42.39%) Kanban
3 34 (36.96%) Web Development
4 33 (35.87%) TDD
5 29 (31.52%) MVC
6 26 (28.26%) OOD
7 24 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (23.91%) MVVM
9 20 (21.74%) Front End Development
10 19 (20.65%) Dependency Injection
10 19 (20.65%) Inversion of Control
11 15 (16.30%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 15 (16.30%) OO
12 14 (15.22%) Open Source
13 13 (14.13%) Domain-Driven Design
14 9 (9.78%) Test Automation
15 8 (8.70%) Software Engineering
16 7 (7.61%) Microservices
17 5 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
17 5 (5.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 65 (70.65%) C#
2 46 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 29 (31.52%) SQL
4 19 (20.65%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.52%) C++
6 5 (5.43%) PHP
7 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.26%) C
8 3 (3.26%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.26%) Python
8 3 (3.26%) VB
8 3 (3.26%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) ISEB
2 3 (3.26%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.26%) Google
3 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe
4 1 (1.09%) Vertica