Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 30 59
Rank change year-on-year -29 +29 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 39 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.90% 5.58% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 5.93% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 24
Liverpool median annual salary £35,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.66% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,950 £26,400
90th Percentile £43,750 £53,000 £65,000
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% +6.67%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 575 658 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 91.13% 94.13% 90.73%
Number of salaries quoted 418 557 556
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £64,250 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Liverpool

Scrum
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) Kanban
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (25.00%) gulp
5 3 (25.00%) Big Data
5 3 (25.00%) Hortonworks
5 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (25.00%) Grunt
5 3 (25.00%) Kentico
5 3 (25.00%) Scala
5 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) Confluence
5 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
5 3 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) Umbraco
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (25.00%) CMS
1 3 (25.00%) Confluence
1 3 (25.00%) Kentico
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (25.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Grunt
1 3 (25.00%) gulp
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum Master
4 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) RESTful
2 4 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) Angular 2
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) Doctrine
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) Laravel
4 2 (16.67%) React
4 2 (16.67%) Sass
4 2 (16.67%) Symfony
5 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
5 1 (8.33%) React Native
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
3 3 (25.00%) Data Ingestion
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Sprint Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) Sprint Retrospective
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Sprint Review
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Scala
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Kotlin
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Hortonworks
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore