Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 16 13
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 347 432 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 8.97% 9.10% 10.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.83% 9.68% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 283 388 524
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +14.12% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,375 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% +5.88%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,531 4,464 5,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.29% 94.08% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,950 3,788 4,272
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Leeds

Scrum
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Leeds.

Salary trend for Scrum in Leeds

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 337 (97.12%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
3 100 (28.82%) C#
4 98 (28.24%) .NET
5 96 (27.67%) SQL
6 95 (27.38%) Java
7 92 (26.51%) JavaScript
8 84 (24.21%) Finance
9 73 (21.04%) HTML
10 72 (20.75%) DSDM
11 69 (19.88%) SDLC
12 68 (19.60%) Software Engineering
13 66 (19.02%) Oracle
14 65 (18.73%) DevOps
15 64 (18.44%) CSS
16 63 (18.16%) Mentoring
17 61 (17.58%) Microsoft Azure
18 59 (17.00%) TDD
19 56 (16.14%) Kanban
20 55 (15.85%) RUP
21 53 (15.27%) Test Automation
22 50 (14.41%) Python
23 48 (13.83%) Ruby
24 47 (13.54%) E-Commerce
25 46 (13.26%) Coaching
26 45 (12.97%) BDD
26 45 (12.97%) Selenium
27 44 (12.68%) JIRA
27 44 (12.68%) ASP.NET
28 41 (11.82%) AngularJS

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 34 (9.80%) Confluence
2 14 (4.03%) IIS
3 13 (3.75%) OpenStack
3 13 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.46%) CloudStack
5 9 (2.59%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.29%) nginx
8 1 (0.29%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 61 (17.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (5.48%) Slack
4 13 (3.75%) Sage Pay
5 12 (3.46%) G Suite
5 12 (3.46%) Office 365
6 6 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.73%) GitHub
7 4 (1.15%) SaaS
8 3 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.58%) IaaS
10 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.29%) Firebase
10 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.05%) DNS
2 1 (0.29%) Firewall
2 1 (0.29%) HTTP
2 1 (0.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (4.61%) Azure SQL Database
4 14 (4.03%) MongoDB
5 13 (3.75%) MySQL
6 10 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.59%) Power BI
8 8 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.02%) QlikView
9 7 (2.02%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.44%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.15%) Big Data
11 4 (1.15%) Couchbase
11 4 (1.15%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.58%) HBase
13 2 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.58%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 45 (12.97%) Selenium
2 44 (12.68%) JIRA
3 40 (11.53%) Jenkins
4 32 (9.22%) Cucumber
5 25 (7.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (6.63%) Visual Studio Team System
7 19 (5.48%) SoapUI
8 18 (5.19%) Git (software)
9 16 (4.61%) MSTest
9 16 (4.61%) NUnit
10 15 (4.32%) JMeter
11 12 (3.46%) JUnit
12 11 (3.17%) Appium
12 11 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (3.17%) Buildbot
12 11 (3.17%) Ranorex
13 10 (2.88%) Gatling
13 10 (2.88%) NeoLoad
13 10 (2.88%) WATIR
13 10 (2.88%) WebLOAD
General
1 84 (24.21%) Finance
2 19 (5.48%) Retail
3 8 (2.31%) Banking
4 5 (1.44%) Law
4 5 (1.44%) Legal
5 4 (1.15%) Back Office
6 3 (0.86%) Games
6 3 (0.86%) Marketing
6 3 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.86%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 79 (22.77%) Developer
2 50 (14.41%) Platform Engineer
3 44 (12.68%) Analyst
4 39 (11.24%) Software Engineer
5 32 (9.22%) Business Analyst
6 27 (7.78%) Senior Developer
7 24 (6.92%) .NET Software Engineer
8 23 (6.63%) Linux Engineer
9 22 (6.34%) Product Owner
10 20 (5.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 20 (5.76%) Scrum Master
11 19 (5.48%) .NET Developer
11 19 (5.48%) Architect
12 17 (4.90%) C# Software Engineer
12 17 (4.90%) Lead Developer
13 16 (4.61%) Java Engineer
13 16 (4.61%) Project Manager
14 15 (4.32%) AWS Engineer
14 15 (4.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 15 (4.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (28.24%) .NET
2 73 (21.04%) HTML
3 64 (18.44%) CSS
4 44 (12.68%) ASP.NET
5 41 (11.82%) AngularJS
6 39 (11.24%) Web Services
7 38 (10.95%) XML
8 36 (10.37%) jQuery
9 32 (9.22%) RESTful
10 31 (8.93%) SOAP
11 30 (8.65%) Spring
12 25 (7.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 23 (6.63%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (5.76%) REST
15 18 (5.19%) HTML5
15 18 (5.19%) KnockoutJS
16 17 (4.90%) CSS3
16 17 (4.90%) WPF
17 16 (4.61%) Silverlight
17 16 (4.61%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
1 19 (5.48%) User Experience
2 14 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.46%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.31%) Cloud Native
6 6 (1.73%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.73%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.15%) Life Science
7 4 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.15%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.86%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.58%) Fintech
9 2 (0.58%) NHS
10 1 (0.29%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.36%) Linux
1 29 (8.36%) Windows
2 25 (7.20%) Unix
3 11 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.44%) Android
5 1 (0.29%) Debian
5 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (97.12%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
3 72 (20.75%) DSDM
4 69 (19.88%) SDLC
5 68 (19.60%) Software Engineering
6 65 (18.73%) DevOps
7 63 (18.16%) Mentoring
8 59 (17.00%) TDD
9 56 (16.14%) Kanban
10 55 (15.85%) RUP
11 53 (15.27%) Test Automation
12 47 (13.54%) E-Commerce
13 46 (13.26%) Coaching
14 45 (12.97%) BDD
15 38 (10.95%) Project Management
15 38 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 37 (10.66%) Software Delivery
16 37 (10.66%) User Stories
17 35 (10.09%) MVC
18 33 (9.51%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 100 (28.82%) C#
2 96 (27.67%) SQL
3 95 (27.38%) Java
4 92 (26.51%) JavaScript
5 50 (14.41%) Python
6 48 (13.83%) Ruby
7 39 (11.24%) PHP
8 28 (8.07%) C++
9 24 (6.92%) Bash Shell
9 24 (6.92%) Shell Script
10 21 (6.05%) PowerShell
11 19 (5.48%) Java 8
12 18 (5.19%) T-SQL
13 16 (4.61%) PL/SQL
14 13 (3.75%) C
15 12 (3.46%) Scala
16 11 (3.17%) VB
16 11 (3.17%) VB.NET
16 11 (3.17%) VB6
17 7 (2.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (8.36%) Degree
2 5 (1.44%) ISEB
3 4 (1.15%) CBAP
3 4 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) MBA
4 2 (0.58%) MCP
5 1 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.29%) PMP
5 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.90%) QA
2 6 (1.73%) PMO
3 3 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (4.61%) Docker
2 12 (3.46%) vSphere
2 12 (3.46%) Xen
2 12 (3.46%) XenServer
3 2 (0.58%) HDFS
4 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.29%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 31 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (8.65%) Puppet
3 24 (6.92%) Cobbler
3 24 (6.92%) Tivoli
4 15 (4.32%) Ansible
5 7 (2.02%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.15%) SCCM
8 2 (0.58%) Grafana
8 2 (0.58%) Kibana
9 1 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.29%) logstash
9 1 (0.29%) Packer
9 1 (0.29%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.29%) SCOM
9 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 66 (19.02%) Oracle
2 29 (8.36%) Microsoft
3 24 (6.92%) EnterpriseDB
3 24 (6.92%) Salesforce.com
4 20 (5.76%) Google
5 17 (4.90%) Atlassian
6 13 (3.75%) Telerik
6 13 (3.75%) VMware
7 9 (2.59%) Tableau
8 7 (2.02%) Cognos
8 7 (2.02%) Informatica
8 7 (2.02%) MuleSoft
9 5 (1.44%) HP
10 2 (0.58%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.58%) Black Duck
10 2 (0.58%) BMC
10 2 (0.58%) Splunk
10 2 (0.58%) Twitter
11 1 (0.29%) SAP
11 1 (0.29%) TIBCO