Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 13 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 451 598 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.50% 11.38% 9.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.25% 12.59% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 394 538 570
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% -4.44%
10th Percentile £32,650 £33,375 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 4,402 4,751 6,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.71% 90.39% 91.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,738 4,074 5,049
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,675 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 446 (98.89%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (34.37%) SQL
3 154 (34.15%) .NET
4 141 (31.26%) Java
5 118 (26.16%) C#
6 110 (24.39%) Finance
6 110 (24.39%) TDD
7 109 (24.17%) JavaScript
8 107 (23.73%) Kanban
9 100 (22.17%) DSDM
10 99 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
11 96 (21.29%) Software Engineering
12 89 (19.73%) HTML
12 89 (19.73%) Test Automation
13 85 (18.85%) SDLC
14 81 (17.96%) OO
15 76 (16.85%) CSS
16 72 (15.96%) ASP.NET
17 69 (15.30%) RUP
18 68 (15.08%) Stakeholder Management
19 63 (13.97%) DevOps
20 62 (13.75%) Mentoring
21 59 (13.08%) AngularJS
21 59 (13.08%) BDD
22 57 (12.64%) SQL Server
23 54 (11.97%) Selenium
24 53 (11.75%) Python
25 52 (11.53%) MVC
26 51 (11.31%) Microsoft
27 50 (11.09%) C++

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 26 (5.76%) Tomcat
2 13 (2.88%) Confluence
3 10 (2.22%) CloudStack
3 10 (2.22%) OpenStack
4 8 (1.77%) Apache
4 8 (1.77%) CMS
4 8 (1.77%) JBoss
4 8 (1.77%) Jetty
4 8 (1.77%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.89%) Tornado
6 3 (0.67%) IIS
6 3 (0.67%) nginx
7 2 (0.44%) WordPress
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (1.11%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.22%) G Suite
2 10 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.22%) Office 365
3 8 (1.77%) Slack
4 5 (1.11%) SaaS
5 3 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.67%) npm
6 1 (0.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.77%) Firewall
2 4 (0.89%) AMQP
2 4 (0.89%) Internet
3 3 (0.67%) PPP
4 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.22%) DHCP
4 1 (0.22%) DNS
4 1 (0.22%) HTTP
4 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.22%) Wireless
4 1 (0.22%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.22%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.43%) Relational Database
3 19 (4.21%) NoSQL
4 13 (2.88%) MySQL
5 12 (2.66%) Redis
6 11 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.77%) Couchbase
7 8 (1.77%) Hadoop
7 8 (1.77%) Riak
7 8 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.67%) Big Data
10 3 (0.67%) Power BI
10 3 (0.67%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.44%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.22%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 54 (11.97%) Selenium
2 41 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 35 (7.76%) JIRA
4 29 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (6.21%) NUnit
6 25 (5.54%) Cucumber
7 23 (5.10%) MSTest
7 23 (5.10%) SoapUI
8 22 (4.88%) Jenkins
8 22 (4.88%) Subversion
9 19 (4.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (3.99%) Ranorex
11 16 (3.55%) Buildbot
12 14 (3.10%) Visual Studio
13 13 (2.88%) Appium
13 13 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (2.44%) PHPUnit
15 10 (2.22%) Mercurial
15 10 (2.22%) Vagrant
16 7 (1.55%) Jasmine
General
1 110 (24.39%) Finance
2 22 (4.88%) Retail
3 13 (2.88%) Marketing
4 8 (1.77%) Legal
5 7 (1.55%) Billing
6 4 (0.89%) Games
7 2 (0.44%) Advertising
7 2 (0.44%) Automotive
7 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.44%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.22%) Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 111 (24.61%) Analyst
2 93 (20.62%) Developer
3 66 (14.63%) Software Engineer
4 57 (12.64%) Business Analyst
5 36 (7.98%) .NET Developer
6 32 (7.10%) Test Analyst
7 29 (6.43%) C# Software Engineer
7 29 (6.43%) Java Engineer
8 28 (6.21%) DevOps Engineer
8 28 (6.21%) Senior Software Engineer
9 27 (5.99%) Platform Engineer
9 27 (5.99%) Principal Engineer
9 27 (5.99%) Product Owner
9 27 (5.99%) Project Manager
10 26 (5.76%) C# Developer
11 25 (5.54%) .NET Software Engineer
11 25 (5.54%) Java Developer
12 24 (5.32%) Principal Software Engineer
13 23 (5.10%) Java Software Engineer
13 23 (5.10%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (34.15%) .NET
2 89 (19.73%) HTML
3 76 (16.85%) CSS
4 72 (15.96%) ASP.NET
5 59 (13.08%) AngularJS
6 50 (11.09%) RESTful
7 46 (10.20%) Web Services
8 43 (9.53%) XML
9 41 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (8.20%) .NET Framework
11 35 (7.76%) jQuery
12 33 (7.32%) Spring
13 29 (6.43%) SOAP
14 28 (6.21%) WPF
15 26 (5.76%) LINQ
16 25 (5.54%) Hibernate
16 25 (5.54%) Silverlight
16 25 (5.54%) WCF
16 25 (5.54%) XSLT
17 24 (5.32%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (3.99%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.55%) User Experience
4 9 (2.00%) Tandem
5 8 (1.77%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.67%) FMCG
7 3 (0.67%) Internet of Things
7 3 (0.67%) Machine to Machine
7 3 (0.67%) Minimum Viable Product
7 3 (0.67%) PMI
7 3 (0.67%) Social Media
8 1 (0.22%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.22%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.22%) Fintech
8 1 (0.22%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.87%) Linux
2 24 (5.32%) Unix
3 5 (1.11%) Windows
4 3 (0.67%) CentOS
4 3 (0.67%) Fedora
4 3 (0.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.22%) Android
5 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (98.89%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (24.39%) TDD
3 107 (23.73%) Kanban
4 100 (22.17%) DSDM
5 99 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
6 96 (21.29%) Software Engineering
7 89 (19.73%) Test Automation
8 85 (18.85%) SDLC
9 81 (17.96%) OO
10 69 (15.30%) RUP
11 68 (15.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 63 (13.97%) DevOps
13 62 (13.75%) Mentoring
14 59 (13.08%) BDD
15 52 (11.53%) MVC
16 48 (10.64%) User Stories
17 47 (10.42%) Pair Programming
18 38 (8.43%) Project Management
19 35 (7.76%) Unit Testing
19 35 (7.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 155 (34.37%) SQL
2 141 (31.26%) Java
3 118 (26.16%) C#
4 109 (24.17%) JavaScript
5 53 (11.75%) Python
6 50 (11.09%) C++
6 50 (11.09%) Ruby
7 42 (9.31%) PHP
8 38 (8.43%) T-SQL
9 35 (7.76%) Bash Shell
10 28 (6.21%) Shell Script
11 22 (4.88%) PL/SQL
12 17 (3.77%) C
12 17 (3.77%) Scala
13 6 (1.33%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.33%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.11%) Java 9
14 5 (1.11%) PHP 7
15 4 (0.89%) Lingo
16 3 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (2.66%) ISTQB
2 9 (2.00%) Degree
2 9 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.67%) APMP
4 3 (0.67%) ISEB
4 3 (0.67%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (0.44%) PMP
6 1 (0.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.65%) QA
2 2 (0.44%) PMO
3 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 23 (5.10%) Docker
2 11 (2.44%) vSphere
3 10 (2.22%) Xen
3 10 (2.22%) XenServer
4 3 (0.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.22%) Firmware
5 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 42 (9.31%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (8.65%) Puppet
3 25 (5.54%) Cobbler
4 21 (4.66%) Tivoli
5 14 (3.10%) Ansible
6 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.44%) Rancher
6 2 (0.44%) SCCM
6 2 (0.44%) Terraform
7 1 (0.22%) Grafana
Vendors
1 51 (11.31%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.98%) Oracle
3 28 (6.21%) Google
4 25 (5.54%) EnterpriseDB
5 14 (3.10%) Zend
6 8 (1.77%) Twitter
7 4 (0.89%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.89%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.67%) HP
8 3 (0.67%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.44%) Splunk
10 1 (0.22%) F5
10 1 (0.22%) Mercator
10 1 (0.22%) NetApp
10 1 (0.22%) OpenText
10 1 (0.22%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.22%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.22%) Telerik
10 1 (0.22%) VMware