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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
South East / Kent
Rank 30 36 24
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 58 81 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.22% 7.09% 10.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.15% 7.83% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 44 68 87
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 712 1035 787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 88.67% 90.55% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 582 892 699
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +6 17 £45,000 -
Chatham +6 8 £32,000 -
Sittingbourne - 5 £37,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -4 3 £55,000 +83.33%
Canterbury 0 2 £35,556 -
West Malling -20 2 £60,000 +20.00%
Tonbridge +2 1 £80,000 +88.23%
Rochester - 1 £35,000 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 95 (77.24%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (55.28%) C#
3 61 (49.59%) .NET
4 56 (45.53%) TDD
5 51 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (39.84%) MVC
7 45 (36.59%) ASP.NET
8 44 (35.77%) SQL Server
9 42 (34.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (30.89%) Dependency Injection
11 32 (26.02%) BDD
11 32 (26.02%) SQL Server 2014
12 31 (25.20%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (23.58%) Facebook
13 29 (23.58%) JavaScript
14 26 (21.14%) RESTful
14 26 (21.14%) Web Application Development
15 25 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 25 (20.33%) Marketing
16 23 (18.70%) Finance
16 23 (18.70%) HTML
17 21 (17.07%) Advertising
18 20 (16.26%) Kanban
19 18 (14.63%) Java
19 18 (14.63%) Windows
19 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
20 17 (13.82%) SQL
21 16 (13.01%) QA
22 15 (12.20%) Web Development
22 15 (12.20%) Software Engineering

Scrum
Top Related 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 5 (4.07%) Luigi
2 2 (1.63%) CMS
2 2 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.81%) IIS
3 1 (0.81%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Project
2 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.81%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.32%) GitHub
2 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.25%) SaaS
5 2 (1.63%) Google Play
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) CDMA
2 1 (0.81%) GSM
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) LTE
2 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.81%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (35.77%) SQL Server
2 32 (26.02%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (4.07%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (4.07%) BigQuery
3 5 (4.07%) DB2
3 5 (4.07%) MySQL
3 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.63%) Big Data
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.81%) Power BI
5 1 (0.81%) Redis
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (10.57%) MSTest
1 13 (10.57%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (9.76%) Moq
2 12 (9.76%) NUnit
3 9 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.69%) Subversion
5 6 (4.88%) JIRA
5 6 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.07%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.07%) Maven
6 5 (4.07%) SpecFlow
6 5 (4.07%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.25%) jMock
7 4 (3.25%) JUnit
7 4 (3.25%) Mockito
7 4 (3.25%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.44%) Selenium
9 2 (1.63%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.81%) Gradle
General
1 25 (20.33%) Marketing
2 23 (18.70%) Finance
3 21 (17.07%) Advertising
4 5 (4.07%) Retail
5 3 (2.44%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.63%) Billing
6 2 (1.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Military
7 1 (0.81%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (57.72%) Developer
2 52 (42.28%) .NET Developer
3 25 (20.33%) C# Developer
4 23 (18.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (10.57%) Senior Developer
6 12 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 11 (8.94%) Scrum Master
8 10 (8.13%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.32%) C# WPF Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Lead Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (7.32%) WPF Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (49.59%) .NET
2 45 (36.59%) ASP.NET
3 42 (34.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (25.20%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (21.14%) RESTful
6 25 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 23 (18.70%) HTML
8 14 (11.38%) .NET Framework
9 13 (10.57%) WPF
10 12 (9.76%) Castle Windsor
10 12 (9.76%) Entity Framework
10 12 (9.76%) Ninject
10 12 (9.76%) Spring.NET
10 12 (9.76%) Unity DI Container
10 12 (9.76%) WinForms
11 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 10 (8.13%) Middleware
11 10 (8.13%) Node.js
11 10 (8.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (10.57%) User Experience
3 9 (7.32%) Social Network
4 5 (4.07%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.63%) Blog
6 2 (1.63%) PMI
7 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.81%) Fintech
7 1 (0.81%) iPad
7 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.81%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.63%) Windows
2 4 (3.25%) Linux
3 3 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.81%) CentOS
4 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.81%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (77.24%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (45.53%) TDD
3 51 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (39.84%) MVC
5 38 (30.89%) Dependency Injection
6 32 (26.02%) BDD
7 26 (21.14%) Web Application Development
8 20 (16.26%) Kanban
9 15 (12.20%) DevOps
9 15 (12.20%) OO
9 15 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 15 (12.20%) Web Development
10 14 (11.38%) MVVM
11 13 (10.57%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (10.57%) E-Commerce
11 13 (10.57%) UML
12 12 (9.76%) Inversion of Control
13 10 (8.13%) Software Delivery
14 9 (7.32%) Microservices
15 8 (6.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (55.28%) C#
2 29 (23.58%) JavaScript
3 18 (14.63%) Java
4 17 (13.82%) SQL
5 6 (4.88%) Python
5 6 (4.88%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.07%) VB
7 4 (3.25%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.44%) C++
9 2 (1.63%) PHP
10 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.81%) C
10 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (5.69%) Degree
2 6 (4.88%) ISEB
3 5 (4.07%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.63%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.01%) QA
2 7 (5.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Docker
1 4 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 29 (23.58%) Facebook
2 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.94%) Oracle
4 9 (7.32%) Twitter
5 7 (5.69%) Google
6 5 (4.07%) Talend
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe
7 1 (0.81%) Apple
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.81%) SAP
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