Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 15 14
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 352 445 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.72% 9.12% 10.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.65% 9.71% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 277 392 530
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,425
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.06% +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 3,304 4,583 4,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.27% 93.97% 92.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,763 3,874 4,264
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,550 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% - -

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 339 (96.31%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (27.56%) Finance
3 94 (26.70%) C#
4 93 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
5 89 (25.28%) JavaScript
6 84 (23.86%) Java
7 83 (23.58%) .NET
7 83 (23.58%) SQL
7 83 (23.58%) Kanban
8 76 (21.59%) JIRA
9 69 (19.60%) DSDM
9 69 (19.60%) SDLC
10 64 (18.18%) HTML
10 64 (18.18%) DevOps
11 59 (16.76%) TDD
12 55 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
13 53 (15.06%) Software Engineering
13 53 (15.06%) Oracle
14 52 (14.77%) CSS
14 52 (14.77%) Confluence
15 51 (14.49%) Mentoring
15 51 (14.49%) Selenium
16 46 (13.07%) Software Delivery
16 46 (13.07%) Test Automation
16 46 (13.07%) BDD
17 44 (12.50%) ASP.NET
18 43 (12.22%) Coaching
18 43 (12.22%) User Stories
19 41 (11.65%) Python
20 40 (11.36%) RUP

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 52 (14.77%) Confluence
2 15 (4.26%) IIS
3 11 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.14%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.85%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.85%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.57%) CMS
8 2 (0.57%) Kentico
9 1 (0.28%) Apache
9 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
Applications
1 7 (1.99%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.57%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 55 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (6.25%) Office 365
4 21 (5.97%) G Suite
5 17 (4.83%) GitHub
6 16 (4.55%) Slack
7 14 (3.98%) Sage Pay
8 6 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.70%) SaaS
9 2 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.57%) IaaS
10 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.28%) Force.com
10 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.40%) DNS
2 1 (0.28%) Firewall
2 1 (0.28%) HTTP
2 1 (0.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (4.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (2.56%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.56%) MySQL
7 8 (2.27%) Power BI
8 7 (1.99%) QlikView
9 5 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.14%) Big Data
10 4 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.14%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.85%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.57%) HBase
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.57%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 76 (21.59%) JIRA
2 51 (14.49%) Selenium
3 40 (11.36%) Jenkins
4 38 (10.80%) Cucumber
5 37 (10.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (7.95%) SoapUI
7 24 (6.82%) JMeter
8 23 (6.53%) Visual Studio Team System
9 22 (6.25%) Git (software)
10 17 (4.83%) MSTest
10 17 (4.83%) NUnit
11 14 (3.98%) LoadRunner
12 11 (3.13%) Appium
12 11 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (3.13%) Buildbot
12 11 (3.13%) Ranorex
13 10 (2.84%) Gatling
13 10 (2.84%) NeoLoad
13 10 (2.84%) WATIR
13 10 (2.84%) WebLOAD
General
1 97 (27.56%) Finance
2 26 (7.39%) Retail
3 13 (3.69%) Banking
4 8 (2.27%) Retail Banking
5 3 (0.85%) Games
5 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.28%) Law
6 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (21.02%) Developer
2 66 (18.75%) Analyst
3 39 (11.08%) Business Analyst
3 39 (11.08%) Platform Engineer
4 32 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 28 (7.95%) Product Owner
6 27 (7.67%) Senior Developer
7 24 (6.82%) .NET Software Engineer
7 24 (6.82%) Scrum Master
8 21 (5.97%) DevOps Engineer
9 20 (5.68%) Linux Engineer
10 19 (5.40%) Test Analyst
11 18 (5.11%) AWS DevOps
11 18 (5.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 18 (5.11%) AWS Engineer
11 18 (5.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 18 (5.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 17 (4.83%) .NET Developer
12 17 (4.83%) C# Software Engineer
12 17 (4.83%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (23.58%) .NET
2 64 (18.18%) HTML
3 52 (14.77%) CSS
4 44 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 40 (11.36%) Web Services
6 39 (11.08%) XML
7 38 (10.80%) jQuery
8 33 (9.38%) AngularJS
9 32 (9.09%) SOAP
10 29 (8.24%) REST
11 26 (7.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (7.10%) RESTful
13 23 (6.53%) JSON
14 22 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 21 (5.97%) Spring
16 17 (4.83%) Node.js
16 17 (4.83%) WCF
16 17 (4.83%) WPF
17 16 (4.55%) Silverlight
17 16 (4.55%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.53%) User Experience
2 20 (5.68%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (3.41%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.99%) Cloud Native
8 6 (1.70%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.14%) Life Science
10 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.85%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.57%) Fintech
11 2 (0.57%) NHS
12 1 (0.28%) Replication
12 1 (0.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.39%) Windows
2 23 (6.53%) Linux
3 22 (6.25%) Unix
4 15 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.14%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (96.31%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
3 83 (23.58%) Kanban
4 69 (19.60%) DSDM
4 69 (19.60%) SDLC
5 64 (18.18%) DevOps
6 59 (16.76%) TDD
7 53 (15.06%) Software Engineering
8 51 (14.49%) Mentoring
9 46 (13.07%) BDD
9 46 (13.07%) Software Delivery
9 46 (13.07%) Test Automation
10 43 (12.22%) Coaching
10 43 (12.22%) User Stories
11 40 (11.36%) RUP
12 37 (10.51%) Project Management
12 37 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 36 (10.23%) E-Commerce
14 34 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
15 33 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 94 (26.70%) C#
2 89 (25.28%) JavaScript
3 84 (23.86%) Java
4 83 (23.58%) SQL
5 41 (11.65%) Python
6 40 (11.36%) Ruby
7 30 (8.52%) PHP
8 27 (7.67%) C++
9 19 (5.40%) Bash Shell
9 19 (5.40%) Shell Script
9 19 (5.40%) T-SQL
10 16 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 16 (4.55%) PowerShell
11 14 (3.98%) Scala
12 13 (3.69%) C
13 12 (3.41%) Apple Swift
13 12 (3.41%) Java 8
14 7 (1.99%) VB
14 7 (1.99%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (5.97%) Degree
2 13 (3.69%) SC Cleared
2 13 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.57%) APMP
4 2 (0.57%) MCP
4 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.28%) CBAP
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.28%) MBA
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.68%) QA
2 15 (4.26%) PMO
3 4 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (4.55%) Docker
2 3 (0.85%) vSphere
2 3 (0.85%) Xen
2 3 (0.85%) XenServer
3 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 24 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (6.25%) Puppet
3 19 (5.40%) Cobbler
3 19 (5.40%) Tivoli
4 14 (3.98%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (2.84%) Kubernetes
6 8 (2.27%) Ansible
7 4 (1.14%) Kibana
8 3 (0.85%) logstash
9 2 (0.57%) Oozie
10 1 (0.28%) Grafana
10 1 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (15.06%) Oracle
2 25 (7.10%) Google
3 23 (6.53%) Microsoft
4 22 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (5.40%) EnterpriseDB
6 16 (4.55%) VMware
7 15 (4.26%) Atlassian
8 14 (3.98%) HP
8 14 (3.98%) Telerik
9 9 (2.56%) AppDynamics
9 9 (2.56%) Tableau
10 7 (1.99%) Cognos
10 7 (1.99%) Informatica
10 7 (1.99%) MuleSoft
10 7 (1.99%) Splunk
11 2 (0.57%) Black Duck
11 2 (0.57%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.57%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.28%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.28%) Twitter