Period
to 22 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > North East
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 29 27
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 115 152 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 8.90% 8.84% 8.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.67% 9.58% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 97 120 88
North East median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +21.43% -14.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,688 £90,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +0.48%

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 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 1,189 1,586 1,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.03% 92.26% 92.36%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1,340 1,029
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.68% -5.33%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,088 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in the North East

Scrum
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Scrum in the North East

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in the North East over the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the North East

Scrum
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 Scrum within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Tyne and Wear -2 83 £45,000 +5.26% 6
Durham +7 29 £37,500 -3.74% 2
Teesside - 2 £45,250 -
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 65 (56.52%) C#
2 62 (53.91%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (50.43%) .NET
4 50 (43.48%) Java
5 49 (42.61%) JavaScript
6 44 (38.26%) CSS
7 41 (35.65%) Test Automation
8 37 (32.17%) SQL Server
9 36 (31.30%) MVC
10 32 (27.83%) ASP.NET
11 31 (26.96%) Microsoft
12 28 (24.35%) Degree
12 28 (24.35%) Selenium
13 27 (23.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (23.48%) Software Engineering
14 26 (22.61%) HTML
14 26 (22.61%) CSS3
15 25 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
15 25 (21.74%) SQL
16 23 (20.00%) Git (software)
16 23 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (19.13%) Microsoft Azure
18 21 (18.26%) ASP.NET Web API
18 21 (18.26%) ASP.NET Core
19 20 (17.39%) QA
20 19 (16.52%) AngularJS
20 19 (16.52%) TDD
21 18 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
22 17 (14.78%) Project Management
22 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills

Scrum
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 7 (6.09%) Apache
1 7 (6.09%) Confluence
1 7 (6.09%) IIS
2 6 (5.22%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.74%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.87%) CMS
4 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.35%) npm
4 3 (2.61%) BrowserStack
5 2 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.74%) GitHub
5 2 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.74%) iPaaS
5 2 (1.74%) SaaS
5 2 (1.74%) Serverless
6 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (32.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) RDBMS
2 7 (6.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.87%) Big Data
5 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.87%) GIS
5 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.87%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 28 (24.35%) Selenium
2 25 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 17 (14.78%) WebDriver
5 16 (13.91%) JIRA
6 9 (7.83%) Gradle
7 7 (6.09%) Jenkins
8 6 (5.22%) Appium
8 6 (5.22%) Bitbucket
9 5 (4.35%) Grunt
9 5 (4.35%) Protractor
9 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
9 5 (4.35%) Subversion
9 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.48%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.61%) Maven
12 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.74%) GitLab
12 2 (1.74%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.74%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (10.43%) Finance
1 12 (10.43%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.70%) Billing
3 2 (1.74%) Games
3 2 (1.74%) Publishing
4 1 (0.87%) Electronics
4 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (49.57%) Developer
2 32 (27.83%) .NET Developer
3 28 (24.35%) Software Developer
4 26 (22.61%) Java Developer
5 25 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (21.74%) C# Developer
6 23 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 23 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
7 19 (16.52%) Analyst
8 18 (15.65%) SQL Developer
9 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (14.78%) Java Software Developer
10 16 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 16 (13.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (13.91%) Core Java Developer
11 15 (13.04%) Software Engineer
11 15 (13.04%) Test Analyst
12 12 (10.43%) Automation Test Analyst
12 12 (10.43%) Senior Developer
13 10 (8.70%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (50.43%) .NET
2 44 (38.26%) CSS
3 32 (27.83%) ASP.NET
4 27 (23.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (22.61%) CSS3
5 26 (22.61%) HTML
6 21 (18.26%) ASP.NET Core
6 21 (18.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (16.52%) AngularJS
8 17 (14.78%) HTML5
9 16 (13.91%) .NET Framework
10 14 (12.17%) jQuery
11 13 (11.30%) Angular 2
12 12 (10.43%) React
13 9 (7.83%) Web Services
14 8 (6.96%) JSON
14 8 (6.96%) REST
15 7 (6.09%) Vue.js
15 7 (6.09%) WCF
16 6 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.70%) User Experience
3 9 (7.83%) Analytical Mindset
4 8 (6.96%) Tandem
5 6 (5.22%) Fintech
6 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.74%) CUDA
8 1 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.87%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.70%) Windows
2 3 (2.61%) Android
2 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (53.91%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.65%) Test Automation
3 36 (31.30%) MVC
4 27 (23.48%) Software Engineering
5 23 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (16.52%) TDD
7 18 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (14.78%) Project Management
8 17 (14.78%) Unit Testing
9 15 (13.04%) Computer Science
9 15 (13.04%) Waterfall
10 13 (11.30%) Microservices
11 11 (9.57%) Kanban
12 9 (7.83%) Mentoring
13 8 (6.96%) System Testing
14 7 (6.09%) Front End Development
14 7 (6.09%) Technical Leadership
15 6 (5.22%) Collaborative Working
15 6 (5.22%) DevOps
15 6 (5.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 65 (56.52%) C#
2 50 (43.48%) Java
3 49 (42.61%) JavaScript
4 25 (21.74%) SQL
5 14 (12.17%) Ruby
6 9 (7.83%) C
6 9 (7.83%) C++
6 9 (7.83%) TypeScript
7 5 (4.35%) Python
8 3 (2.61%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.74%) Java 8
9 2 (1.74%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.74%) R
10 1 (0.87%) Scala
10 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (24.35%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) CITP
2 2 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.74%) MCSD
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.74%) PhD
2 2 (1.74%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (0.87%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.87%) ISEB
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.39%) QA
2 4 (3.48%) GDPR
3 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Ansible
1 1 (0.87%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.87%) Puppet
1 1 (0.87%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 31 (26.96%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.70%) Oracle
3 4 (3.48%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.48%) Progress
4 3 (2.61%) SAP
5 2 (1.74%) Infor
5 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.87%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.87%) Pega
6 1 (0.87%) Sitecore