Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 20 16
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 81 80 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.18% 9.38% 11.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.72% 10.32% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 75 70 81
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £45,111 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.33% +20.29% -16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £90,000 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -13.51%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 833 775 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.44% 90.86% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 705 676 605
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £39,756 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.90% +6.02% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,066 £67,063 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Newcastle upon Tyne

Scrum
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Newcastle upon Tyne

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 78 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (44.44%) Java
3 34 (41.98%) TDD
4 28 (34.57%) Selenium
5 26 (32.10%) MVC
6 25 (30.86%) JavaScript
6 25 (30.86%) BDD
7 24 (29.63%) C#
8 22 (27.16%) Git (software)
9 21 (25.93%) Cucumber
10 20 (24.69%) HTML
11 19 (23.46%) CSS
11 19 (23.46%) Spring
11 19 (23.46%) JSON
11 19 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (23.46%) Jenkins
11 19 (23.46%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (22.22%) Web Services
12 18 (22.22%) Hibernate
13 17 (20.99%) Subversion
13 17 (20.99%) REST
13 17 (20.99%) Test Automation
14 16 (19.75%) Confluence
14 16 (19.75%) AngularJS
14 16 (19.75%) Gradle
14 16 (19.75%) Docker
14 16 (19.75%) Maven
14 16 (19.75%) JIRA
14 16 (19.75%) SOAP
15 15 (18.52%) JUnit

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 16 (19.75%) Confluence
2 10 (12.35%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.47%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.47%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.47%) GitHub
3 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.47%) Serverless
4 1 (1.23%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) Big Data
2 3 (3.70%) GIS
3 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.47%) MySQL
3 2 (2.47%) Spark SQL
4 1 (1.23%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.23%) Power BI
4 1 (1.23%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (34.57%) Selenium
2 22 (27.16%) Git (software)
3 21 (25.93%) Cucumber
4 19 (23.46%) Jenkins
5 17 (20.99%) Subversion
6 16 (19.75%) Gradle
6 16 (19.75%) JIRA
6 16 (19.75%) Maven
7 15 (18.52%) JUnit
8 14 (17.28%) Bitbucket
9 12 (14.81%) GitLab
10 8 (9.88%) Gatling
10 8 (9.88%) JMeter
10 8 (9.88%) LoadRunner
11 6 (7.41%) WebDriver
12 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
13 2 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
14 1 (1.23%) Protractor
General
1 6 (7.41%) Games
2 4 (4.94%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (43.21%) Developer
2 23 (28.40%) Analyst
3 21 (25.93%) Java Developer
4 15 (18.52%) Test Analyst
5 14 (17.28%) Automation Test Analyst
6 9 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 9 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) Test Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Business Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) Scrum Master
8 7 (8.64%) Agile Developer
8 7 (8.64%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Architect
10 3 (3.70%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.70%) C++ Software Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.47%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.69%) HTML
2 19 (23.46%) CSS
2 19 (23.46%) JSON
2 19 (23.46%) Spring
3 18 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 18 (22.22%) Web Services
4 17 (20.99%) REST
5 16 (19.75%) AngularJS
5 16 (19.75%) SOAP
6 15 (18.52%) HTML5
6 15 (18.52%) Spring Boot
7 14 (17.28%) JPA
7 14 (17.28%) jQuery
7 14 (17.28%) Spring MVC
8 13 (16.05%) .NET
9 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 9 (11.11%) Gherkin
10 7 (8.64%) Node.js
10 7 (8.64%) React
11 6 (7.41%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) User Experience
3 5 (6.17%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (6.17%) Tandem
4 3 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (3.70%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.23%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Linux
1 3 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (41.98%) TDD
3 26 (32.10%) MVC
4 25 (30.86%) BDD
5 19 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (23.46%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (20.99%) Test Automation
7 15 (18.52%) Web Development
8 14 (17.28%) Microservices
9 13 (16.05%) Kanban
9 13 (16.05%) SDLC
10 12 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (12.35%) DSDM
11 10 (12.35%) Enterprise Search
12 9 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
13 8 (9.88%) DevOps
13 8 (9.88%) Mentoring
13 8 (9.88%) Non-Functional Testing
13 8 (9.88%) OO
13 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Identification
Programming Languages
1 36 (44.44%) Java
2 25 (30.86%) JavaScript
3 24 (29.63%) C#
4 10 (12.35%) C++
5 7 (8.64%) Ruby
5 7 (8.64%) Scala
5 7 (8.64%) SQL
6 6 (7.41%) Java 8
7 5 (6.17%) C
8 4 (4.94%) Python
9 2 (2.47%) PHP
10 1 (1.23%) Groovy
10 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) DBS Check
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 6 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (7.41%) PhD
3 2 (2.47%) APMP
3 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) QA
2 5 (6.17%) GDPR
3 2 (2.47%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (19.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Oozie
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle
3 2 (2.47%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.23%) Sun