Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > North East
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 22 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 171 118 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 8.99% 8.70% 12.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.81% 9.88% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 141 105 148
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £29,700
90th Percentile £90,000 £65,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 1,743 1,194 1,202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.59% 87.99% 89.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,497 1,035 1,053
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,062 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.93% -1.17% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 2018. 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 -7 141 £45,000 +20.00% 14
Durham +6 26 £32,500 -40.91% 9
Northumberland -6 2 £43,750 +59.09% 1
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 North East region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 155 (90.64%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (57.89%) C#
3 94 (54.97%) .NET
4 72 (42.11%) HTML
5 60 (35.09%) MVC
6 58 (33.92%) JavaScript
7 57 (33.33%) Degree
8 56 (32.75%) Microsoft
9 55 (32.16%) SQL Server
9 55 (32.16%) CSS
10 53 (30.99%) ASP.NET
11 51 (29.82%) AngularJS
12 49 (28.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 47 (27.49%) Microsoft Azure
13 47 (27.49%) HTML5
14 42 (24.56%) Java
15 38 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
16 37 (21.64%) SDLC
17 34 (19.88%) CSS3
17 34 (19.88%) TDD
18 33 (19.30%) Test Automation
19 32 (18.71%) Mentoring
20 31 (18.13%) MongoDB
21 30 (17.54%) RavenDB
21 30 (17.54%) SQL Server 2016
22 28 (16.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 27 (15.79%) Web Application Development
23 27 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 25 (14.62%) SQL
25 24 (14.04%) Software Engineering

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 9 (5.26%) CMS
1 9 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
1 9 (5.26%) Umbraco
2 4 (2.34%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.34%) Kentico
3 3 (1.75%) Confluence
3 3 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.58%) JBoss
4 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.58%) SAS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.17%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 47 (27.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (1.75%) IaaS
3 3 (1.75%) PaaS
3 3 (1.75%) SaaS
4 2 (1.17%) iPaaS
4 2 (1.17%) NuGet
4 2 (1.17%) Office 365
5 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.75%) SMS
2 2 (1.17%) Firewall
2 2 (1.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (32.16%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.13%) MongoDB
3 30 (17.54%) RavenDB
3 30 (17.54%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (2.92%) Big Data
5 4 (2.34%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.75%) MySQL
6 3 (1.75%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.17%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 22 (12.87%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.36%) Selenium
3 15 (8.77%) JUnit
4 13 (7.60%) TestNG
5 12 (7.02%) Jasmine
5 12 (7.02%) JIRA
5 12 (7.02%) Protractor
5 12 (7.02%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.09%) Subversion
7 5 (2.92%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.34%) MSTest
8 4 (2.34%) NUnit
9 3 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.75%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.17%) Android Studio
10 2 (1.17%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.17%) Maven
10 2 (1.17%) ProC
10 2 (1.17%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (11.70%) Finance
2 14 (8.19%) Manufacturing
3 12 (7.02%) Advertising
4 3 (1.75%) Marketing
5 2 (1.17%) Games
5 2 (1.17%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (50.88%) Developer
2 49 (28.65%) .NET Developer
3 25 (14.62%) C# Developer
4 20 (11.70%) Architect
4 20 (11.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 14 (8.19%) Applications Architect
6 14 (8.19%) Senior Architect
7 13 (7.60%) .NET Developer - Fintech
8 12 (7.02%) Software Developer
9 10 (5.85%) Junior
9 10 (5.85%) Junior Developer
9 10 (5.85%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.26%) Java Developer
10 9 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
10 9 (5.26%) Project Manager
10 9 (5.26%) Test Engineer
11 8 (4.68%) Junior C# Developer
11 8 (4.68%) Lead Developer
11 8 (4.68%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (54.97%) .NET
2 72 (42.11%) HTML
3 55 (32.16%) CSS
4 53 (30.99%) ASP.NET
5 51 (29.82%) AngularJS
6 49 (28.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (27.49%) HTML5
8 34 (19.88%) CSS3
9 28 (16.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 24 (14.04%) .NET Framework
12 23 (13.45%) React
13 19 (11.11%) Node.js
14 11 (6.43%) Ajax
14 11 (6.43%) JSON
14 11 (6.43%) Web Services
15 8 (4.68%) Entity Framework
15 8 (4.68%) REST
16 7 (4.09%) jQuery
16 7 (4.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.19%) Fintech
1 14 (8.19%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (6.43%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (1.75%) User Experience
6 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) Animation
7 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.58%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.43%) Linux
2 10 (5.85%) Windows
3 4 (2.34%) Android
3 4 (2.34%) Unix
4 3 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.17%) Solaris
6 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (90.64%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (35.09%) MVC
3 38 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (21.64%) SDLC
5 34 (19.88%) TDD
6 33 (19.30%) Test Automation
7 32 (18.71%) Mentoring
8 27 (15.79%) Web Application Development
9 24 (14.04%) Software Engineering
10 23 (13.45%) DevOps
11 19 (11.11%) OO
12 18 (10.53%) Coaching
13 15 (8.77%) Process Improvement
13 15 (8.77%) Wealth Management
14 14 (8.19%) Open Source
14 14 (8.19%) Project Management
15 13 (7.60%) Asset Management
16 12 (7.02%) BDD
16 12 (7.02%) Context-Driven Testing
16 12 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 99 (57.89%) C#
2 58 (33.92%) JavaScript
3 42 (24.56%) Java
4 25 (14.62%) SQL
5 13 (7.60%) VB
5 13 (7.60%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.43%) C++
7 10 (5.85%) Scala
8 6 (3.51%) C
9 5 (2.92%) Python
10 4 (2.34%) Ruby
11 3 (1.75%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.75%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.75%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.17%) Korn
12 2 (1.17%) Perl
12 2 (1.17%) PHP
12 2 (1.17%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.17%) VBA
13 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 57 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.34%) ISEB
3 4 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.75%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.17%) APMP
5 2 (1.17%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.17%) MCSD
5 2 (1.17%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.58%) CITP
6 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PMP
6 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.68%) QA
2 3 (1.75%) PMO
3 1 (0.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (2.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (32.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.94%) Oracle
3 9 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.17%) Infor
4 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.17%) SAP
4 2 (1.17%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.58%) Capita
5 1 (0.58%) DocuSign
5 1 (0.58%) Google
5 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.58%) Pega
5 1 (0.58%) Progress
5 1 (0.58%) Red Hat