Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > North East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 22 24
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 115 129 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.44% 9.64% 10.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.49% 11.34% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 101 111 137
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +23.38%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £28,550
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £70,670
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 1,354 1,138 1,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.64% 85.05% 89.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,178 946 1,061
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -9 90 £42,500 +6.25% 18
Durham +5 23 £32,500 -40.91% 1
Northumberland -11 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 99 (86.09%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (56.52%) C#
3 64 (55.65%) .NET
4 46 (40.00%) HTML
5 44 (38.26%) SQL Server
6 43 (37.39%) ASP.NET
7 40 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 38 (33.04%) MVC
9 37 (32.17%) HTML5
9 37 (32.17%) AngularJS
10 35 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (30.43%) Degree
11 34 (29.57%) CSS
12 31 (26.96%) JavaScript
13 30 (26.09%) MongoDB
13 30 (26.09%) SDLC
14 28 (24.35%) Microsoft
15 27 (23.48%) SQL Server 2016
16 26 (22.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 25 (21.74%) Java
17 25 (21.74%) CSS3
18 24 (20.87%) RavenDB
18 24 (20.87%) Web Application Development
18 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 22 (19.13%) Mentoring
19 22 (19.13%) Test Automation
20 21 (18.26%) TDD
21 20 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
22 19 (16.52%) Finance
22 19 (16.52%) Coaching

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 4 (3.48%) Confluence
2 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.74%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.74%) Documentum
4 1 (0.87%) CMS
4 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.87%) JBoss
4 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.61%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 40 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.61%) IaaS
3 3 (2.61%) PaaS
3 3 (2.61%) SaaS
4 2 (1.74%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.74%) Office 365
5 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (38.26%) SQL Server
2 30 (26.09%) MongoDB
3 27 (23.48%) SQL Server 2016
4 24 (20.87%) RavenDB
5 4 (3.48%) Big Data
5 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.48%) MySQL
6 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.74%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.74%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (10.43%) JIRA
1 12 (10.43%) Selenium
2 7 (6.09%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.22%) Jasmine
4 5 (4.35%) JUnit
4 5 (4.35%) Protractor
4 5 (4.35%) TestNG
5 4 (3.48%) SpecFlow
5 4 (3.48%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.61%) MSTest
6 3 (2.61%) NUnit
7 2 (1.74%) Maven
8 1 (0.87%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.87%) Gradle
8 1 (0.87%) Mocha
8 1 (0.87%) Subversion
8 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.87%) webpack
General
1 19 (16.52%) Finance
2 9 (7.83%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.22%) Retail
4 5 (4.35%) Advertising
5 3 (2.61%) Marketing
6 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.87%) Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Games
7 1 (0.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.87%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 53 (46.09%) Developer
2 34 (29.57%) .NET Developer
3 14 (12.17%) .NET Software Developer
4 13 (11.30%) Architect
5 10 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Applications Architect
6 9 (7.83%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Senior Architect
6 9 (7.83%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) Development Manager
7 7 (6.09%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.22%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.22%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Graduate
9 5 (4.35%) Tester
10 4 (3.48%) IT Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.48%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (55.65%) .NET
2 46 (40.00%) HTML
3 43 (37.39%) ASP.NET
4 37 (32.17%) AngularJS
4 37 (32.17%) HTML5
5 35 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (29.57%) CSS
7 26 (22.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 25 (21.74%) CSS3
9 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 17 (14.78%) .NET Framework
11 11 (9.57%) React
12 10 (8.70%) Web Services
13 9 (7.83%) Node.js
14 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (6.09%) WPF
15 6 (5.22%) KnockoutJS
16 4 (3.48%) Entity Framework
16 4 (3.48%) JSON
17 3 (2.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Fintech
2 6 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.61%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.87%) Animation
5 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.30%) Linux
2 9 (7.83%) Windows
3 4 (3.48%) Android
3 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.87%) CentOS
4 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (86.09%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (33.04%) MVC
3 30 (26.09%) SDLC
4 24 (20.87%) Web Application Development
5 22 (19.13%) Mentoring
5 22 (19.13%) Test Automation
6 21 (18.26%) TDD
7 20 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (16.52%) Coaching
9 18 (15.65%) OO
10 17 (14.78%) Software Engineering
10 17 (14.78%) Wealth Management
11 14 (12.17%) Microservices
12 13 (11.30%) Asset Management
13 12 (10.43%) DevOps
13 12 (10.43%) User Stories
14 11 (9.57%) Line Management
14 11 (9.57%) Process Improvement
15 10 (8.70%) BDD
16 9 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 65 (56.52%) C#
2 31 (26.96%) JavaScript
3 25 (21.74%) Java
4 14 (12.17%) VB.NET
5 13 (11.30%) SQL
5 13 (11.30%) VB
6 7 (6.09%) C++
6 7 (6.09%) Scala
7 4 (3.48%) PHP
7 4 (3.48%) Python
8 3 (2.61%) C
8 3 (2.61%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.61%) VBA
9 2 (1.74%) Ruby
10 1 (0.87%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.87%) Clojure
10 1 (0.87%) Go
10 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.87%) R
10 1 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 35 (30.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) APMP
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.87%) ISEB
3 1 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.87%) PMP
3 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
2 3 (2.61%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (6.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.22%) Oracle
3 5 (4.35%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.48%) Pega
5 2 (1.74%) Progress
5 2 (1.74%) SAP
5 2 (1.74%) Zend
6 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.87%) OpenText
6 1 (0.87%) Red Hat