Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 35 43
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8 -21
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 80 86 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.71% 6.57% 5.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.87% 7.45% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 80 76 85
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,850 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,000 £58,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +7.53% -7.00%

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 902 1,155 1,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 86.98% 88.24% 89.27%
Number of salaries quoted 755 998 1,435
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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
Maidstone -4 15 £45,000 +2.86% 2
Tunbridge Wells +12 11 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Malling - 9 £37,500 - 8
Whitstable -1 7 £31,000 -2.36%
Dartford -7 7 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Rochester -1 3 £57,500 +64.29%
Chatham -4 2 £70,000 +105.88%
Tonbridge -5 2 £32,000 -50.77%
Sevenoaks - 2 £37,500 - 2
Dover - 2 £27,500 - 2
Canterbury +12 1 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Gravesend -1 1 £60,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £45,000 - 3
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 72 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (68.75%) .NET
3 54 (67.50%) C#
4 42 (52.50%) AngularJS
5 40 (50.00%) Kanban
6 37 (46.25%) JavaScript
7 34 (42.50%) MVC
8 33 (41.25%) Git (software)
9 28 (35.00%) SQL
10 27 (33.75%) TDD
10 27 (33.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (31.25%) HTML
12 24 (30.00%) ASP.NET
12 24 (30.00%) jQuery
13 23 (28.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (28.75%) CSS
13 23 (28.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
15 21 (26.25%) React
16 19 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (23.75%) HTML5
17 18 (22.50%) Finance
17 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
18 17 (21.25%) User Experience
18 17 (21.25%) CSS3
19 16 (20.00%) BDD
19 16 (20.00%) Windows
20 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
21 14 (17.50%) Web Application Development
21 14 (17.50%) T-SQL

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 10 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 9 (11.25%) IIS
3 3 (3.75%) CMS
4 2 (2.50%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.25%) Confluence
5 1 (1.25%) nginx
5 1 (1.25%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) EngageOne
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (13.75%) npm
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.75%) SaaS
4 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.50%) NuGet
5 1 (1.25%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.25%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) Internet
2 6 (7.50%) CDMA
2 6 (7.50%) GSM
2 6 (7.50%) Hyperconnected
2 6 (7.50%) LTE
2 6 (7.50%) UMTS
3 3 (3.75%) Broadband
4 2 (2.50%) SMS
5 1 (1.25%) DHCP
5 1 (1.25%) DNS
5 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.00%) RavenDB
4 3 (3.75%) MySQL
5 2 (2.50%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.25%) Big Data
6 1 (1.25%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.25%) Power BI
6 1 (1.25%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (41.25%) Git (software)
2 27 (33.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (13.75%) Bower
4 10 (12.50%) JIRA
4 10 (12.50%) NUnit
4 10 (12.50%) Selenium
4 10 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 7 (8.75%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
5 7 (8.75%) SpecFlow
6 6 (7.50%) MSTest
7 5 (6.25%) Moq
7 5 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (6.25%) Subversion
7 5 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (6.25%) WebDriver
8 4 (5.00%) Jasmine
9 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (3.75%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Legal
2 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Games
3 2 (2.50%) Marketing
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Military
4 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (77.50%) Developer
2 44 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 19 (23.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (23.75%) C# Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Senior Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Software Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Automation Tester
6 8 (10.00%) Tester
7 7 (8.75%) Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Internet Developer
8 6 (7.50%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Developer in Test
8 6 (7.50%) Test Automation Developer
9 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Software Tester
10 4 (5.00%) Junior
10 4 (5.00%) Junior Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (68.75%) .NET
2 42 (52.50%) AngularJS
3 25 (31.25%) HTML
4 24 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 24 (30.00%) jQuery
5 23 (28.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (28.75%) CSS
5 23 (28.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (26.25%) React
7 19 (23.75%) HTML5
8 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (21.25%) CSS3
10 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
11 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 14 (17.50%) Web Services
12 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (12.50%) RESTful
13 10 (12.50%) WPF
14 6 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (7.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) User Experience
2 7 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.00%) e-Learning
4 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.75%) Fintech
6 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.50%) Minimum Viable Product
6 2 (2.50%) Social Media
7 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.25%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (8.75%) Linux
3 6 (7.50%) CentOS
4 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Android
5 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (50.00%) Kanban
3 34 (42.50%) MVC
4 27 (33.75%) TDD
5 19 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (20.00%) BDD
7 14 (17.50%) Web Application Development
8 13 (16.25%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (16.25%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (13.75%) Agile Project Management
9 11 (13.75%) Front End Development
9 11 (13.75%) Project Management
9 11 (13.75%) Test Automation
10 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.00%) Software Testing
11 7 (8.75%) Acceptance Criteria
11 7 (8.75%) MVVM
12 6 (7.50%) UML
13 5 (6.25%) Use Case
13 5 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (67.50%) C#
2 37 (46.25%) JavaScript
3 28 (35.00%) SQL
4 14 (17.50%) T-SQL
5 11 (13.75%) VB.NET
6 8 (10.00%) Java
7 6 (7.50%) Python
8 5 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 5 (6.25%) Groovy
8 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.75%) PHP
9 3 (3.75%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.25%) Ada
10 1 (1.25%) C
10 1 (1.25%) C++
10 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.25%) R
10 1 (1.25%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Degree
1 5 (6.25%) ISEB
1 5 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 5 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.25%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
1 11 (13.75%) Twitter
2 9 (11.25%) MuleSoft
3 6 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.50%) Apple
4 2 (2.50%) Google
4 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.50%) Splunk
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Wind River
5 1 (1.25%) Xamarin