Period
to 2 December 2021

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 2 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > North East
6 months to
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 34 22 37
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 82 67 72
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 6.38% 8.43% 6.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.89% 9.15% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 65 54 42
10th Percentile " £32,800 £32,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £42,563 £35,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.36% +22.22% +5.88%
75th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £52,500
90th Percentile " £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 1,190 732 1,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.61% 92.08% 91.60%
Number of salaries quoted 893 645 826
10th Percentile £26,096 £29,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £45,000 £40,808
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% +10.27% +2.02%
75th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in the North East.

Salary trend for Scrum in the North East

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in the North East over the 6 months to 2 December 2021.

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 2 December 2021. 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 -14 52 £47,500 -13.64% 36
Durham -4 28 £35,000 -33.33% 6
Northumberland - 1 - -
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2021, 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 51 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (54.88%) Azure
3 40 (48.78%) Problem-Solving
4 38 (46.34%) .NET
5 37 (45.12%) .NET Core
6 36 (43.90%) C#
7 35 (42.68%) JavaScript
8 34 (41.46%) Mentoring
9 30 (36.59%) HTML
10 29 (35.37%) SQL Server
11 28 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (34.15%) AngularJS
12 27 (32.93%) Docker
12 27 (32.93%) Git (software)
12 27 (32.93%) Full Stack Development
13 26 (31.71%) Product Requirements
13 26 (31.71%) DevOps
14 24 (29.27%) Kubernetes
15 23 (28.05%) Linux
16 20 (24.39%) Terraform
16 20 (24.39%) Puppet
16 20 (24.39%) AWS
16 20 (24.39%) Opscode Chef
17 17 (20.73%) Microservices
18 16 (19.51%) AWS CloudFormation
18 16 (19.51%) Deployment Automation
18 16 (19.51%) Migration
19 11 (13.41%) Public Sector
20 10 (12.20%) Oracle
20 10 (12.20%) Java

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 (4.88%) Confluence
2 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.66%) JBoss
2 3 (3.66%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 45 (54.88%) Azure
2 20 (24.39%) AWS
3 16 (19.51%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (8.54%) OpenShift
5 6 (7.32%) Apigee
6 4 (4.88%) Slack
7 3 (3.66%) GitHub
8 2 (2.44%) GCP
8 2 (2.44%) Serverless
9 1 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (1.22%) AWS CodeCommit
9 1 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.22%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (1.22%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.22%) CloudFront
9 1 (1.22%) Power Platform
9 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon Athena
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon QuickSight
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.22%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.22%) Power BI
3 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.22%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (32.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.20%) JIRA
3 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.66%) Artifactory
4 3 (3.66%) Maven
4 3 (3.66%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.66%) SonarQube
4 3 (3.66%) Storybook
4 3 (3.66%) Subversion
5 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.22%) JMeter
6 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.22%) Postman
6 1 (1.22%) Redmine
6 1 (1.22%) Selenium
6 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (13.41%) Public Sector
2 8 (9.76%) Finance
3 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.66%) Law
5 3 (3.66%) Legal
6 2 (2.44%) Social Skills
7 1 (1.22%) Advertising
7 1 (1.22%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 45 (54.88%) Developer
2 32 (39.02%) C# Developer
3 30 (36.59%) .NET Developer
4 27 (32.93%) Junior
5 26 (31.71%) Angular Developer
5 26 (31.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (31.71%) Full Stack Developer
5 26 (31.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 26 (31.71%) Junior .NET Developer
5 26 (31.71%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 26 (31.71%) Junior C# Developer
5 26 (31.71%) Junior Developer
5 26 (31.71%) Junior JavaScript Developer
6 19 (23.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (19.51%) AWS DevOps
7 16 (19.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 16 (19.51%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (46.34%) .NET
2 37 (45.12%) .NET Core
3 30 (36.59%) HTML
4 28 (34.15%) AngularJS
5 8 (9.76%) React
6 5 (6.10%) XML
7 4 (4.88%) CSS
7 4 (4.88%) JSON
7 4 (4.88%) Spring
7 4 (4.88%) Spring Boot
8 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.66%) JWT
8 3 (3.66%) Kafka
8 3 (3.66%) Node.js
8 3 (3.66%) OAuth
8 3 (3.66%) OAuth2
8 3 (3.66%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (3.66%) Redux
8 3 (3.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Tandem
2 3 (3.66%) Private Cloud
2 3 (3.66%) SWIFT
2 3 (3.66%) User Experience
3 2 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.44%) Legacy Code
3 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.22%) Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) CMDB
4 1 (1.22%) Housing Association
4 1 (1.22%) Legacy Applications
4 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.05%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Unix
3 1 (1.22%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (48.78%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (41.46%) Mentoring
4 28 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (32.93%) Full Stack Development
6 26 (31.71%) DevOps
6 26 (31.71%) Product Requirements
7 17 (20.73%) Microservices
8 16 (19.51%) Deployment Automation
8 16 (19.51%) Migration
9 9 (10.98%) Business Analysis
9 9 (10.98%) TDD
9 9 (10.98%) Test Automation
10 8 (9.76%) BDD
11 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
11 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (7.32%) SDLC
12 6 (7.32%) Thought Leadership
13 5 (6.10%) Acceptance Criteria
13 5 (6.10%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.90%) C#
2 35 (42.68%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.20%) Java
4 5 (6.10%) SQL
5 4 (4.88%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.66%) Python
6 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.22%) C
7 1 (1.22%) C++
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
7 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.22%) R
7 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 27 (32.93%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (29.27%) Kubernetes
2 20 (24.39%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (24.39%) Puppet
2 20 (24.39%) Terraform
3 5 (6.10%) Ansible
4 3 (3.66%) Fluentd
4 3 (3.66%) Kibana
4 3 (3.66%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) Oracle
2 3 (3.66%) Splunk
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.22%) Birst
4 1 (1.22%) Databricks
4 1 (1.22%) Informatica
4 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.22%) SAP
4 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.22%) SnapLogic
4 1 (1.22%) VMware