Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East > Kent
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 27 39
Rank change year-on-year +9 +12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 105 89 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.61% 6.69% 5.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.85% 7.47% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 103 69 97
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,800 £30,800 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £58,750 £58,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 886 1,191 1,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 89.49% 89.48% 89.21%
Number of salaries quoted 753 1,015 1,347
Kent median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £64,150
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 14 November 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 14 November 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 - 21 £42,500 - 3
Maidstone +4 17 £45,000 -14.29% 8
Whitstable -1 10 £31,000 -2.36% 2
Chatham -2 9 £49,000 +38.03% 2
Tunbridge Wells +9 8 £42,000 -1.18% 3
Dartford -5 6 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Canterbury +5 4 £35,000 - 4
Tonbridge - 2 £32,000 - 1
Dover - 2 £27,500 -
Rochester 0 1 - - 3
Folkestone -1 1 £45,000 - 2
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 98 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (60.95%) C#
2 64 (60.95%) .NET
3 46 (43.81%) AngularJS
4 45 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 40 (38.10%) Kanban
6 39 (37.14%) Git (software)
6 39 (37.14%) SQL
7 33 (31.43%) TDD
8 31 (29.52%) HTML
9 29 (27.62%) MVC
10 27 (25.71%) CSS
10 27 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 26 (24.76%) jQuery
12 24 (22.86%) React
13 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET
14 22 (20.95%) HTML5
15 21 (20.00%) Software Engineering
15 21 (20.00%) SQL Server
16 20 (19.05%) Finance
16 20 (19.05%) User Experience
17 19 (18.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (18.10%) CSS3
18 18 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 18 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (15.24%) T-SQL
19 16 (15.24%) Windows
20 15 (14.29%) JIRA
21 14 (13.33%) BDD
21 14 (13.33%) Web Services

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 11 (10.48%) Umbraco
2 9 (8.57%) IIS
3 6 (5.71%) CMS
4 4 (3.81%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.90%) Confluence
6 1 (0.95%) nginx
6 1 (0.95%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) EngageOne
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.95%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.95%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.48%) npm
3 10 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.86%) Google Analytics
4 3 (2.86%) NuGet
5 2 (1.90%) SaaS
6 1 (0.95%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.95%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.95%) Heroku
6 1 (0.95%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) CDMA
1 8 (7.62%) GSM
1 8 (7.62%) LTE
1 8 (7.62%) UMTS
2 6 (5.71%) Internet
3 3 (2.86%) Hyperconnected
4 2 (1.90%) Broadband
4 2 (1.90%) SMS
5 1 (0.95%) DHCP
5 1 (0.95%) DNS
5 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (2.86%) Big Data
3 3 (2.86%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.86%) MySQL
3 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.90%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.95%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.95%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (0.95%) Power BI
5 1 (0.95%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (37.14%) Git (software)
2 27 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (14.29%) JIRA
4 12 (11.43%) Selenium
5 11 (10.48%) Bower
5 11 (10.48%) Visual Studio
6 10 (9.52%) Jenkins
7 8 (7.62%) NUnit
8 7 (6.67%) Cucumber
8 7 (6.67%) SpecFlow
8 7 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (6.67%) WebDriver
9 5 (4.76%) Subversion
10 4 (3.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.81%) Bitbucket
10 4 (3.81%) Jasmine
10 4 (3.81%) Moq
10 4 (3.81%) MSTest
10 4 (3.81%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 20 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Retail
3 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.90%) Games
4 2 (1.90%) Legal
5 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Electronics
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Military
5 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (64.76%) Developer
2 47 (44.76%) .NET Developer
3 30 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 28 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 14 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 14 (13.33%) Analyst
6 14 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 14 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 11 (10.48%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (9.52%) Automation Tester
8 10 (9.52%) Business Analyst
8 10 (9.52%) Tester
9 9 (8.57%) Software Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Developer in Test
10 7 (6.67%) Test Automation Developer
11 6 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) Software Tester
12 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.76%) Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (60.95%) .NET
2 46 (43.81%) AngularJS
3 31 (29.52%) HTML
4 27 (25.71%) CSS
5 26 (24.76%) jQuery
6 24 (22.86%) React
7 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET
8 22 (20.95%) HTML5
9 19 (18.10%) CSS3
9 19 (18.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (13.33%) Web Services
12 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (9.52%) .NET Framework
14 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 7 (6.67%) RESTful
15 7 (6.67%) WPF
16 5 (4.76%) Node.js
16 5 (4.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) User Experience
2 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.81%) Minimum Viable Product
5 3 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.86%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.95%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.95%) Fintech
7 1 (0.95%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.24%) Windows
2 12 (11.43%) Linux
3 8 (7.62%) CentOS
4 7 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.90%) Android
5 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.95%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.10%) Kanban
3 33 (31.43%) TDD
4 29 (27.62%) MVC
5 21 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 18 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (13.33%) BDD
7 14 (13.33%) Front End Development
8 13 (12.38%) Test Automation
9 11 (10.48%) Agile Project Management
9 11 (10.48%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (10.48%) Project Management
10 10 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (9.52%) Software Testing
11 9 (8.57%) Acceptance Criteria
11 9 (8.57%) Business Analysis
11 9 (8.57%) Change Control
11 9 (8.57%) OO
11 9 (8.57%) Secure Coding
12 8 (7.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 64 (60.95%) C#
2 45 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 39 (37.14%) SQL
4 16 (15.24%) T-SQL
5 12 (11.43%) Java
5 12 (11.43%) Python
6 11 (10.48%) VB.NET
7 8 (7.62%) Groovy
8 7 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.81%) PHP
9 4 (3.81%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.90%) C
11 1 (0.95%) Ada
11 1 (0.95%) C++
11 1 (0.95%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.95%) R
11 1 (0.95%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Degree
1 10 (9.52%) ISEB
2 7 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 7 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.43%) QA
2 6 (5.71%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.95%) Nmap
Vendors
1 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.48%) Twitter
3 10 (9.52%) MuleSoft
4 8 (7.62%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.86%) Google
5 3 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.86%) Splunk
6 2 (1.90%) Apple
6 2 (1.90%) SAP
7 1 (0.95%) IBM
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle
7 1 (0.95%) Tableau
7 1 (0.95%) Wind River
7 1 (0.95%) Xamarin