Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 57 26
Rank change year-on-year +38 -31 +28
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 134 35 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 13.69% 3.78% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.47% 4.12% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 80 32 116
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% -14.63%
10th Percentile £31,225 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,875 £51,125 £46,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -1.23%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 926 849 1,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 94.59% 91.68% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 651 739 1,113
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -9.64% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Leicestershire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Leicestershire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Leicestershire

Scrum
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Leicester +25 97 £42,000 +8.39% 15
Hinckley +2 12 £36,250 -14.71% 4
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +1 2 £27,500 -32.93%
Market Harborough +14 1 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Scrum
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 133 (99.25%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (57.46%) C#
3 75 (55.97%) Microsoft
4 61 (45.52%) SQL
5 59 (44.03%) SQL Server
6 54 (40.30%) C++
7 53 (39.55%) Unit Testing
8 52 (38.81%) Software Engineering
9 50 (37.31%) Marketing
10 48 (35.82%) Visual Studio
11 46 (34.33%) .NET
12 44 (32.84%) T-SQL
12 44 (32.84%) Degree
13 42 (31.34%) JavaScript
14 40 (29.85%) Cybersecurity
15 39 (29.10%) C
16 37 (27.61%) Technical Leadership
17 36 (26.87%) Java
17 36 (26.87%) Spring
18 35 (26.12%) TCP/IP
18 35 (26.12%) DevOps
18 35 (26.12%) Team Foundation Server
19 34 (25.37%) Time Management
19 34 (25.37%) Embedded Systems
19 34 (25.37%) Modbus
19 34 (25.37%) CAN bus
19 34 (25.37%) Firmware
19 34 (25.37%) Manufacturing
19 34 (25.37%) Device Driver
19 34 (25.37%) RS-485

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 18 (13.43%) SAS
2 10 (7.46%) Confluence
3 7 (5.22%) Apache
4 4 (2.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (2.99%) Liferay
5 2 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.22%) Office 365
3 5 (3.73%) SaaS
4 3 (2.24%) IaaS
4 3 (2.24%) PaaS
5 2 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (26.12%) TCP/IP
2 34 (25.37%) Modbus
2 34 (25.37%) RS-485
3 2 (1.49%) Internet
4 1 (0.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (44.03%) SQL Server
2 29 (21.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (19.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 26 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (18.66%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (13.43%) Big Data
5 18 (13.43%) Hadoop
5 18 (13.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 18 (13.43%) Power BI
6 16 (11.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (8.21%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (8.21%) InterSystems Cache
7 11 (8.21%) Redis
8 6 (4.48%) SAS EBI
9 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.49%) MySQL
10 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.49%) SQLite
11 1 (0.75%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 48 (35.82%) Visual Studio
2 35 (26.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (17.91%) Git (software)
4 21 (15.67%) JIRA
5 19 (14.18%) Maven
6 18 (13.43%) Robot Framework
7 14 (10.45%) Jenkins
8 8 (5.97%) Subversion
8 8 (5.97%) TeamCity
9 7 (5.22%) Bitbucket
9 7 (5.22%) JUnit
9 7 (5.22%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (4.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (4.48%) EasyMock
11 5 (3.73%) Selenium
12 3 (2.24%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.49%) Ant
13 2 (1.49%) Calabash
13 2 (1.49%) Capybara
13 2 (1.49%) Protractor
General
1 50 (37.31%) Marketing
2 34 (25.37%) Manufacturing
3 23 (17.16%) Retail
4 9 (6.72%) Automotive
5 8 (5.97%) Finance
Job Titles
1 70 (52.24%) Developer
2 38 (28.36%) Software Engineer
3 30 (22.39%) Software Developer
4 29 (21.64%) Lead Software Engineer
5 22 (16.42%) Senior Developer
6 18 (13.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 16 (11.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 15 (11.19%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 13 (9.70%) Java Developer
10 12 (8.96%) C# Developer
11 10 (7.46%) .NET Developer
12 9 (6.72%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (5.97%) Project Manager
14 7 (5.22%) Agile Developer
14 7 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
14 7 (5.22%) DevOps Developer
14 7 (5.22%) SSAS Developer
14 7 (5.22%) SSIS Developer
14 7 (5.22%) SSRS Developer
15 6 (4.48%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (34.33%) .NET
2 36 (26.87%) Spring
3 30 (22.39%) HTML
4 28 (20.90%) CSS
5 26 (19.40%) .NET Framework
6 25 (18.66%) ASP.NET
7 23 (17.16%) jQuery
8 20 (14.93%) AngularJS
9 19 (14.18%) COM
10 18 (13.43%) MDX
10 18 (13.43%) REST
11 17 (12.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (9.70%) Web Services
13 12 (8.96%) SOAP
14 11 (8.21%) .NET Core
15 10 (7.46%) Entity Framework
16 9 (6.72%) React
17 8 (5.97%) Ajax
18 7 (5.22%) JPA
18 7 (5.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.37%) CAN bus
1 34 (25.37%) Device Driver
1 34 (25.37%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.46%) User Experience
4 9 (6.72%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.48%) Wiki
6 5 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.24%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.75%) Blog
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.37%) FreeRTOS
2 28 (20.90%) Linux
3 26 (19.40%) Windows
4 22 (16.42%) Apple iOS
5 19 (14.18%) Android
6 14 (10.45%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.48%) CentOS
7 6 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (99.25%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (39.55%) Unit Testing
3 52 (38.81%) Software Engineering
4 40 (29.85%) Cybersecurity
5 37 (27.61%) Technical Leadership
6 35 (26.12%) DevOps
7 34 (25.37%) Time Management
8 29 (21.64%) MVC
9 19 (14.18%) Kanban
9 19 (14.18%) OO
10 18 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (13.43%) ETL
10 18 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (13.43%) Visualisation
11 16 (11.94%) Acceptance Criteria
11 16 (11.94%) User Stories
12 14 (10.45%) Coaching
12 14 (10.45%) TDD
13 12 (8.96%) OOP
13 12 (8.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 77 (57.46%) C#
2 61 (45.52%) SQL
3 54 (40.30%) C++
4 44 (32.84%) T-SQL
5 42 (31.34%) JavaScript
6 39 (29.10%) C
7 36 (26.87%) Java
8 19 (14.18%) Python
9 18 (13.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 14 (10.45%) PowerShell
11 10 (7.46%) VB
11 10 (7.46%) VB.NET
11 10 (7.46%) VB6
12 7 (5.22%) Perl
12 7 (5.22%) Ruby
13 4 (2.99%) Apple Swift
13 4 (2.99%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.49%) PHP
15 1 (0.75%) Go
15 1 (0.75%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 44 (32.84%) Degree
2 9 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.49%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.66%) GDPR
2 11 (8.21%) QA
3 7 (5.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (25.37%) Firmware
2 7 (5.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 75 (55.97%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.43%) Tableau
3 7 (5.22%) SAP
4 6 (4.48%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.48%) Twitter
5 4 (2.99%) Adobe
5 4 (2.99%) hybris
6 3 (2.24%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.49%) Oracle
8 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.75%) VMware
8 1 (0.75%) Zend