Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 29 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 100 81 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.43% 7.32% 6.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.85% 8.22% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 85 81 81
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,550 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £60,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +8.70%

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 844 985 1,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 88.01% 88.98% 88.91%
Number of salaries quoted 714 813 1,065
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,650 £24,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,850
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 +9 25 £42,500 +13.33% 11
Chatham 0 13 £45,000 -30.77%
Tunbridge Wells -1 11 £52,000 +30.00% 3
Maidstone -4 10 £56,250 +25.00% 10
Sevenoaks -4 7 £37,500 - 3
Tonbridge +8 6 £55,000 +71.88%
Dartford -3 4 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Folkestone - 4 £42,500 - 1
Canterbury - 3 £45,000 - 1
Rochester -1 2 - - 1
Gravesend -1 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Whitstable -1 1 £55,000 +77.42% 2
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 96 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (64.00%) C#
3 61 (61.00%) .NET
4 51 (51.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 34 (34.00%) MVC
5 34 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 29 (29.00%) Microsoft
7 29 (29.00%) Git (software)
7 29 (29.00%) .NET Framework
7 29 (29.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 28 (28.00%) SQL Server
9 27 (27.00%) Visual Studio
9 27 (27.00%) ASP.NET
9 27 (27.00%) SQL
9 27 (27.00%) TDD
10 26 (26.00%) DevOps
11 25 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 25 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 24 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
13 23 (23.00%) HTML
13 23 (23.00%) CSS
14 22 (22.00%) Microservices
15 21 (21.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (20.00%) Unit Testing
17 19 (19.00%) Continuous Improvement
17 19 (19.00%) Big Data
17 19 (19.00%) Software Engineering
18 18 (18.00%) Visual Studio Team System

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 (4.00%) CMS
1 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (1.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.00%) nginx
3 1 (1.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 51 (51.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (15.00%) Serverless
4 10 (10.00%) npm
5 6 (6.00%) Azure Functions
6 4 (4.00%) AWS IoT
6 4 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (3.00%) Amazon S3
7 3 (3.00%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (3.00%) GitHub
8 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.00%) Heroku
8 1 (1.00%) IaaS
8 1 (1.00%) PaaS
8 1 (1.00%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (1.00%) CDMA
3 1 (1.00%) GSM
3 1 (1.00%) Intranet
3 1 (1.00%) LAN
3 1 (1.00%) LTE
3 1 (1.00%) MPLS
3 1 (1.00%) SAN
3 1 (1.00%) Skype
3 1 (1.00%) UMTS
3 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (19.00%) Big Data
3 15 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 14 (14.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 14 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (13.00%) Cosmos DB
6 12 (12.00%) Data Lake
7 10 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (9.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 9 (9.00%) Geospatial Data
9 6 (6.00%) Redis
9 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (1.00%) Blockchain
11 1 (1.00%) MySQL
11 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.00%) Power BI
11 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (29.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (27.00%) Visual Studio
3 18 (18.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 17 (17.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 12 (12.00%) TeamCity
6 11 (11.00%) webpack
7 10 (10.00%) Sinon.JS
8 9 (9.00%) git-flow
9 7 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (5.00%) JIRA
10 5 (5.00%) Selenium
10 5 (5.00%) Subversion
11 3 (3.00%) Cucumber
11 3 (3.00%) NUnit
11 3 (3.00%) SoapUI
11 3 (3.00%) SpecFlow
11 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
12 2 (2.00%) Jasmine
12 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
13 1 (1.00%) Artifactory
General
1 16 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Back Office
2 4 (4.00%) Electronics
3 3 (3.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.00%) Advertising
4 2 (2.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.00%) Legal
4 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.00%) Military
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (49.00%) Developer
2 30 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 26 (26.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 26 (26.00%) C# Developer
4 17 (17.00%) Software Engineer
5 16 (16.00%) Senior Developer
6 15 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 15 (15.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 15 (15.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 13 (13.00%) Agile .NET Developer
7 13 (13.00%) Agile C# Developer
7 13 (13.00%) Agile Developer
7 13 (13.00%) Azure Developer
7 13 (13.00%) Senior Agile Developer
8 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (11.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (11.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (11.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (9.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (8.00%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (61.00%) .NET
2 29 (29.00%) .NET Framework
2 29 (29.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 27 (27.00%) ASP.NET
4 23 (23.00%) CSS
4 23 (23.00%) HTML
5 21 (21.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (18.00%) WCF
7 17 (17.00%) REST
8 16 (16.00%) Entity Framework
9 15 (15.00%) OAuth
9 15 (15.00%) OpenID
9 15 (15.00%) React
10 14 (14.00%) SOAP
11 10 (10.00%) Jest
12 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
13 7 (7.00%) HTML5
13 7 (7.00%) SignalR
14 6 (6.00%) CSS3
14 6 (6.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.00%) CMDB
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.00%) Windows
2 6 (6.00%) Linux
3 4 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.00%) Android
5 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.00%) CentOS
5 1 (1.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
2 34 (34.00%) MVC
3 27 (27.00%) TDD
4 26 (26.00%) DevOps
5 25 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 25 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (22.00%) Microservices
7 20 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 19 (19.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (19.00%) Software Engineering
9 17 (17.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (16.00%) Deployment Automation
10 16 (16.00%) SOLID
11 14 (14.00%) Integration Testing
11 14 (14.00%) IT Strategy
11 14 (14.00%) Product Roadmap
11 14 (14.00%) Strategic Roadmap
12 10 (10.00%) Coaching
13 9 (9.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (64.00%) C#
2 32 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 27 (27.00%) SQL
4 25 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.00%) C++
7 6 (6.00%) C
8 5 (5.00%) Java
9 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.00%) MATLAB
9 4 (4.00%) Python
10 2 (2.00%) Groovy
10 2 (2.00%) PHP
11 1 (1.00%) Ada
11 1 (1.00%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.00%) Delphi
11 1 (1.00%) ES7
11 1 (1.00%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) CBAP
2 1 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) MIIS
Vendors
1 29 (29.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) Databricks
3 4 (4.00%) Google
4 3 (3.00%) SimCorp
5 2 (2.00%) BMC
5 2 (2.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.00%) Cadence
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco
6 1 (1.00%) HP
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.00%) Remedy
6 1 (1.00%) Thunderhead
6 1 (1.00%) Vertica