Period
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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Backlog Refinement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Backlog Refinement over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Backlog Refinement (Backlog Grooming)
England > North East
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 106 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Backlog Refinement 5 0 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.34% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - - -
England median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% -9.09% +10.00%

Backlog Refinement 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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,306 1,036 1,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.59% 91.28% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 935 788 763
10th Percentile £25,850 £28,500 £24,750
25th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £65,000 £63,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Backlog Refinement
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Backlog Refinement as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Backlog Refinement in the North East

Backlog Refinement
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backlog Refinement within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear - 5 - -
Backlog Refinement
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing Backlog Refinement 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 North East region with a requirement for Backlog Refinement.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) OAuth
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) SWIFT
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) Kafka
1 5 (100.00%) OAuth2
1 5 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 5 (100.00%) React
1 5 (100.00%) Spring Boot

Backlog Refinement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Apigee
1 5 (100.00%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 5 (100.00%) Storybook
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (100.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 5 (100.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) JWT
1 5 (100.00%) Kafka
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) OAuth
1 5 (100.00%) OAuth2
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 5 (100.00%) React
1 5 (100.00%) Redux
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Sprint Backlog
1 5 (100.00%) Sprint Planning
1 5 (100.00%) Sprint Retrospective
1 5 (100.00%) Sprint Review
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle