Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > North East
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 38 41 22
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 68 49 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 5.73% 5.07% 9.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.26% 5.46% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62 25 93
10th Percentile £30,050 £28,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £33,813 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,345 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.63% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £62,000 " £57,400
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -

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 1,086 897 1,161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.49% 92.76% 93.18%
Number of salaries quoted 787 663 876
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,900 £25,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £31,875 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £61,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -9 47 £45,345 -13.63% 18
Durham +16 16 £35,750 +10.00% 3
Northumberland - 1 - - 1
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 59 (86.76%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.24%) C#
3 20 (29.41%) AWS
4 19 (27.94%) Linux
5 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
6 17 (25.00%) SQL
6 17 (25.00%) .NET
7 15 (22.06%) Java
8 14 (20.59%) Azure
8 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (20.59%) DevOps
9 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
9 13 (19.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (17.65%) Test Automation
10 12 (17.65%) Docker
11 11 (16.18%) Kubernetes
11 11 (16.18%) Microservices
11 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.71%) HTML
12 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
12 10 (14.71%) Finance
12 10 (14.71%) MVC
12 10 (14.71%) TDD
12 10 (14.71%) Kanban
13 9 (13.24%) Terraform
13 9 (13.24%) Deployment Automation
13 9 (13.24%) Social Skills
13 9 (13.24%) Puppet
13 9 (13.24%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (13.24%) React

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 2 (2.94%) nginx
2 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.41%) AWS
2 14 (20.59%) Azure
3 9 (13.24%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (11.76%) SaaS
5 6 (8.82%) GCP
6 3 (4.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (4.41%) Amazon S3
6 3 (4.41%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (4.41%) Serverless
7 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.94%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (2.94%) AWS CodeCommit
7 2 (2.94%) AWS Step Functions
7 2 (2.94%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.47%) BrowserStack
8 1 (1.47%) PaaS
8 1 (1.47%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) BGP
1 3 (4.41%) Firewall
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
1 3 (4.41%) IPv4
1 3 (4.41%) IPv6
1 3 (4.41%) OSPF
1 3 (4.41%) VPN
1 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.47%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) MySQL
3 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon QuickSight
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (2.94%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Power BI
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.82%) Selenium
3 4 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.41%) JMeter
4 3 (4.41%) Postman
4 3 (4.41%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.94%) GitLab
5 2 (2.94%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.94%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.47%) Appium
6 1 (1.47%) JIRA
6 1 (1.47%) JUnit
6 1 (1.47%) Maven
6 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.47%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Social Skills
3 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.76%) Legal
4 7 (10.29%) Banking
5 6 (8.82%) Games
5 6 (8.82%) Public Sector
6 5 (7.35%) Influencing Skills
6 5 (7.35%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (2.94%) Advertising
8 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (45.59%) Developer
2 17 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (14.71%) .NET Developer
4 10 (14.71%) AWS DevOps
4 10 (14.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Angular Developer
5 8 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Junior
7 6 (8.82%) Junior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
8 5 (7.35%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) .NET
2 10 (14.71%) HTML
3 9 (13.24%) React
4 7 (10.29%) .NET Core
4 7 (10.29%) REST
5 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
5 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (8.82%) Spring
6 5 (7.35%) CSS
6 5 (7.35%) Middleware
6 5 (7.35%) SOAP
6 5 (7.35%) Web Services
7 4 (5.88%) RESTful
8 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.41%) jQuery
8 3 (4.41%) Node.js
8 3 (4.41%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (4.41%) Spring Boot
9 2 (2.94%) Gherkin
9 2 (2.94%) Next.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.35%) Blog
2 5 (7.35%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.41%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.41%) User Experience
4 2 (2.94%) iPad
4 2 (2.94%) Social Media
4 2 (2.94%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) Unix
3 3 (4.41%) CentOS
3 3 (4.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (86.76%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (20.59%) DevOps
3 13 (19.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 11 (16.18%) Microservices
6 10 (14.71%) Kanban
6 10 (14.71%) MVC
6 10 (14.71%) TDD
7 9 (13.24%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (13.24%) Migration
8 8 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.82%) SDLC
10 6 (8.82%) Web Development
11 5 (7.35%) OO
11 5 (7.35%) Refactoring
11 5 (7.35%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 5 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) C#
2 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 17 (25.00%) SQL
4 15 (22.06%) Java
5 6 (8.82%) Java 8
6 3 (4.41%) Python
6 3 (4.41%) Ruby
7 2 (2.94%) Kotlin
7 2 (2.94%) PHP
7 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.47%) C++
8 1 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.47%) ES6
8 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) ISEB
2 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) CFA
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Docker
2 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) Kubernetes
2 9 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (13.24%) Puppet
2 9 (13.24%) Terraform
3 3 (4.41%) Ansible
3 3 (4.41%) Nagios
3 3 (4.41%) Proxmox
3 3 (4.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Atlassian
2 5 (7.35%) IBM
2 5 (7.35%) Pega
3 3 (4.41%) SaltStack
3 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
3 3 (4.41%) Sun
3 3 (4.41%) VMware
4 2 (2.94%) Birst
4 2 (2.94%) Informatica
4 2 (2.94%) SAP
4 2 (2.94%) SnapLogic
5 1 (1.47%) Databricks
5 1 (1.47%) Xamarin