Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 35 22
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 86 39 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.95% 6.50% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.68% 7.17% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 78 32 79
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £43,419 £37,900
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +14.56% -10.82%
10th Percentile £30,775 £31,325 £32,450
90th Percentile £70,547 £53,625 £54,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -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 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 888 544 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.40% 90.67% 85.10%
Number of salaries quoted 754 458 697
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,291 £39,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.44% -1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £22,825 £22,675 £26,150
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,500 £62,050
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £39,513 £39,750
% change year-on-year +1.23% -0.60% +6.00%

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 80 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (40.70%) TDD
3 30 (34.88%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (29.07%) JavaScript
5 24 (27.91%) BDD
6 23 (26.74%) .NET
6 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
6 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
6 23 (26.74%) MVC
7 22 (25.58%) C#
8 19 (22.09%) HTML
8 19 (22.09%) SQL
8 19 (22.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
9 17 (19.77%) Test Automation
9 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
10 16 (18.60%) CSS
10 16 (18.60%) AngularJS
11 15 (17.44%) Selenium
11 15 (17.44%) Java
11 15 (17.44%) SDLC
12 14 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (16.28%) Kanban
13 13 (15.12%) Cucumber
14 12 (13.95%) HTML5
14 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (13.95%) React
15 11 (12.79%) Exploratory Testing
15 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
15 11 (12.79%) Business Analysis

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 6 (6.98%) Confluence
2 3 (3.49%) Jetty
3 2 (2.33%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.33%) CMS
3 2 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.16%) Drupal
4 1 (1.16%) IIS
4 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) Firewall
1 2 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.98%) MySQL
3 5 (5.81%) Pentaho
3 5 (5.81%) Power BI
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.16%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.44%) Selenium
3 13 (15.12%) Cucumber
4 10 (11.63%) Gatling
4 10 (11.63%) Jenkins
4 10 (11.63%) JMeter
4 10 (11.63%) LoadRunner
5 8 (9.30%) JIRA
6 6 (6.98%) JUnit
6 6 (6.98%) Maven
7 4 (4.65%) Subversion
7 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.49%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.33%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.33%) GitLab
9 2 (2.33%) Gradle
9 2 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.16%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.16%) Protractor
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Marketing
3 2 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Automotive
4 1 (1.16%) Games
4 1 (1.16%) Law
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (40.70%) Developer
2 25 (29.07%) Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Business Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Test Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Test Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Test Automation Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Automation Test Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) Software Developer
6 9 (10.47%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Azure Developer
9 5 (5.81%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Scrum Master
10 4 (4.65%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.74%) .NET
2 19 (22.09%) HTML
3 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
4 16 (18.60%) AngularJS
4 16 (18.60%) CSS
5 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (13.95%) HTML5
5 12 (13.95%) React
6 11 (12.79%) Gherkin
7 10 (11.63%) .NET Framework
8 9 (10.47%) Entity Framework
9 8 (9.30%) jQuery
9 8 (9.30%) Web Services
10 7 (8.14%) Hibernate
10 7 (8.14%) JSON
10 7 (8.14%) Spring
11 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (6.98%) CSS3
11 6 (6.98%) REST
12 5 (5.81%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.81%) User Experience
3 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) Online Games
4 1 (1.16%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Unix
3 1 (1.16%) Android
3 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.16%) Solaris
3 1 (1.16%) VMS
3 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (40.70%) TDD
3 30 (34.88%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (27.91%) BDD
5 23 (26.74%) MVC
6 17 (19.77%) Test Automation
7 15 (17.44%) SDLC
8 14 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (16.28%) Kanban
9 11 (12.79%) Business Analysis
9 11 (12.79%) Exploratory Testing
9 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
10 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
10 10 (11.63%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (10.47%) Continuous Deployment
11 9 (10.47%) DevOps
11 9 (10.47%) Front End Development
12 8 (9.30%) GAP Analysis
12 8 (9.30%) OO
13 7 (8.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.07%) JavaScript
2 22 (25.58%) C#
3 19 (22.09%) SQL
4 15 (17.44%) Java
5 7 (8.14%) C
5 7 (8.14%) C++
6 5 (5.81%) PHP
6 5 (5.81%) Scala
7 4 (4.65%) Java 8
8 3 (3.49%) ES6
9 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.16%) Groovy
10 1 (1.16%) Korn
10 1 (1.16%) Perl
10 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.16%) Python
10 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.33%) APMP
3 2 (2.33%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.16%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.16%) CITP
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMP
4 1 (1.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) GDPR
3 2 (2.33%) PMO
4 1 (1.16%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle
2 3 (3.49%) Zend
3 2 (2.33%) Apple
3 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.16%) Sun
4 1 (1.16%) Sybase