Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 19 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 288 457 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.42% 9.61% 12.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.23% 10.19% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 219 391 572
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,000 £34,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £64,800 £65,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +11.76%

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 2,816 4,486 4,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.12% 94.36% 93.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,429 3,760 4,105
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 25 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 280 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (39.93%) Kanban
3 106 (36.81%) Finance
4 91 (31.60%) TDD
5 87 (30.21%) C#
6 84 (29.17%) Selenium
7 79 (27.43%) Java
7 79 (27.43%) DSDM
8 78 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
9 74 (25.69%) Test Automation
10 72 (25.00%) BDD
11 67 (23.26%) Software Testing
11 67 (23.26%) SQL
12 66 (22.92%) DevOps
13 65 (22.57%) Mentoring
14 61 (21.18%) Cucumber
15 59 (20.49%) SoapUI
15 59 (20.49%) .NET
16 58 (20.14%) JIRA
17 57 (19.79%) Retail
17 57 (19.79%) Jenkins
18 56 (19.44%) Office 365
18 56 (19.44%) Google
19 53 (18.40%) Python
20 52 (18.06%) JavaScript
20 52 (18.06%) JMeter
21 50 (17.36%) Ruby
21 50 (17.36%) Software Engineering
21 50 (17.36%) G Suite
22 48 (16.67%) User Stories

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 21 (7.29%) Confluence
2 7 (2.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (1.39%) Apache
6 3 (1.04%) Mule
6 3 (1.04%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.69%) CMS
7 2 (0.69%) JBoss
7 2 (0.69%) nginx
7 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.35%) Jetty
8 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (2.78%) Chatbot
2 3 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.78%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (19.44%) Office 365
2 50 (17.36%) G Suite
3 45 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (8.68%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (7.64%) GitHub
6 15 (5.21%) Slack
7 4 (1.39%) SaaS
8 3 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.69%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.69%) PaaS
9 2 (0.69%) Yarn
10 1 (0.35%) Apigee
10 1 (0.35%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.24%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.90%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.47%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.04%) DB2
4 3 (1.04%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.04%) Riak
5 2 (0.69%) Big Data
5 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.69%) Redis
5 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.35%) MySQL
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 84 (29.17%) Selenium
2 61 (21.18%) Cucumber
3 59 (20.49%) SoapUI
4 58 (20.14%) JIRA
5 57 (19.79%) Jenkins
6 52 (18.06%) JMeter
7 48 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (10.76%) Appium
9 30 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 30 (10.42%) Buildbot
9 30 (10.42%) Gatling
9 30 (10.42%) NeoLoad
9 30 (10.42%) Ranorex
9 30 (10.42%) WATIR
9 30 (10.42%) WebDriver
9 30 (10.42%) WebLOAD
10 29 (10.07%) Git (software)
11 20 (6.94%) LoadRunner
12 17 (5.90%) Sonatype Nexus
13 13 (4.51%) JUnit
General
1 106 (36.81%) Finance
2 57 (19.79%) Retail
3 9 (3.13%) Banking
4 4 (1.39%) Automotive
4 4 (1.39%) Legal
4 4 (1.39%) Marketing
4 4 (1.39%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.69%) Billing
5 2 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (28.82%) Developer
2 45 (15.63%) Analyst
3 40 (13.89%) Software Developer
4 30 (10.42%) Developer in Test
5 27 (9.38%) Product Owner
6 26 (9.03%) C# Developer
6 26 (9.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 25 (8.68%) Test Analyst
8 24 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 22 (7.64%) Senior Developer
10 20 (6.94%) C# Software Developer
11 18 (6.25%) Lead Developer
12 17 (5.90%) Java Software Developer
12 17 (5.90%) Python Developer
12 17 (5.90%) Tester
13 16 (5.56%) Java Developer in Test
13 16 (5.56%) Java Scala Developer
13 16 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
13 16 (5.56%) Scala Developer
14 15 (5.21%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (20.49%) .NET
2 39 (13.54%) ASP.NET
3 35 (12.15%) SOAP
4 33 (11.46%) REST
5 32 (11.11%) CSS
6 31 (10.76%) HTML
7 28 (9.72%) .NET Framework
8 26 (9.03%) Web Services
9 24 (8.33%) RESTful
10 22 (7.64%) AngularJS
11 20 (6.94%) jQuery
12 19 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (6.60%) Entity Framework
12 19 (6.60%) JSON
13 14 (4.86%) WCF
13 14 (4.86%) XML
14 11 (3.82%) Spring
14 11 (3.82%) WPF
15 10 (3.47%) XSLT
16 9 (3.13%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.94%) Mobile App
2 18 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.90%) User Experience
4 9 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (2.78%) NHS
6 7 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.04%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.69%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.69%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.35%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.35%) Life Science
9 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.72%) Linux
2 18 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 15 (5.21%) Unix
4 9 (3.13%) Android
5 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.69%) Windows
5 2 (0.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (39.93%) Kanban
3 91 (31.60%) TDD
4 79 (27.43%) DSDM
5 78 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
6 74 (25.69%) Test Automation
7 72 (25.00%) BDD
8 67 (23.26%) Software Testing
9 66 (22.92%) DevOps
10 65 (22.57%) Mentoring
11 50 (17.36%) Software Engineering
12 48 (16.67%) User Stories
13 32 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (10.76%) SDLC
14 31 (10.76%) Sprint Planning
15 30 (10.42%) SDET
16 29 (10.07%) Project Management
16 29 (10.07%) User Acceptance Testing
17 28 (9.72%) API Testing
18 27 (9.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 87 (30.21%) C#
2 79 (27.43%) Java
3 67 (23.26%) SQL
4 53 (18.40%) Python
5 52 (18.06%) JavaScript
6 50 (17.36%) Ruby
7 39 (13.54%) C++
8 33 (11.46%) PHP
9 30 (10.42%) C
9 30 (10.42%) Scala
10 15 (5.21%) T-SQL
11 13 (4.51%) Apple Swift
11 13 (4.51%) Bash Shell
11 13 (4.51%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.13%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.08%) Java 8
13 6 (2.08%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.74%) ES6
15 4 (1.39%) Perl
16 2 (0.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 22 (7.64%) Degree
1 22 (7.64%) SC Cleared
1 22 (7.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.78%) ISEB
3 4 (1.39%) IIBA
3 4 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.33%) QA
2 4 (1.39%) GDPR
3 2 (0.69%) WCAG
4 1 (0.35%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 18 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (9.03%) Puppet
2 25 (8.68%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (6.94%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (5.56%) Kubernetes
5 13 (4.51%) Ansible
5 13 (4.51%) Cobbler
5 13 (4.51%) Tivoli
6 6 (2.08%) Kibana
6 6 (2.08%) logstash
7 5 (1.74%) Terraform
8 2 (0.69%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.35%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 56 (19.44%) Google
2 46 (15.97%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.94%) AppDynamics
3 20 (6.94%) HP
3 20 (6.94%) Oracle
4 15 (5.21%) Splunk
5 13 (4.51%) EnterpriseDB
5 13 (4.51%) VMware
6 2 (0.69%) Cadence
6 2 (0.69%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco
7 1 (0.35%) F5
7 1 (0.35%) IBM
7 1 (0.35%) Tableau