Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 50 20
Rank change year-on-year +23 -30 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 153 58 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.12% 4.77% 10.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.97% 5.21% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 125 45 129
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.54% -8.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,250 £29,350
90th Percentile £69,000 £55,250 £54,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 1,535 1,113 1,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.48% 91.45% 87.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,262 980 1,165
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.06% -0.26%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,725 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,150 £55,000 £63,650
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +13 123 £45,000 +12.50% 31
Durham +23 23 £45,000 - 4
Northumberland - 2 £43,750 - 1
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 141 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (48.37%) .NET
3 72 (47.06%) C#
4 64 (41.83%) Microsoft
5 62 (40.52%) JavaScript
6 52 (33.99%) SQL Server
7 49 (32.03%) MVC
8 44 (28.76%) HTML
9 43 (28.10%) TDD
10 41 (26.80%) CSS
11 38 (24.84%) Microsoft Azure
12 37 (24.18%) Java
13 36 (23.53%) SQL
13 36 (23.53%) ASP.NET
14 35 (22.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 34 (22.22%) Git (software)
16 31 (20.26%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (18.30%) .NET Framework
18 27 (17.65%) Test Automation
19 26 (16.99%) AngularJS
19 26 (16.99%) Problem-Solving
20 25 (16.34%) Degree
21 23 (15.03%) Software Engineering
21 23 (15.03%) React
22 22 (14.38%) DevOps
23 21 (13.73%) HTML5
23 21 (13.73%) SDLC
24 19 (12.42%) BDD
24 19 (12.42%) Kanban
24 19 (12.42%) Visual Studio

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 11 (7.19%) CMS
1 11 (7.19%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (6.54%) Umbraco
3 6 (3.92%) IIS
3 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.27%) IBM Notes
4 5 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.61%) Confluence
5 4 (2.61%) Kentico
6 3 (1.96%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.31%) Jetty
7 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.65%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.65%) Drupal
8 1 (0.65%) JBoss
8 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (3.27%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 38 (24.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (10.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.61%) GitHub
4 2 (1.31%) iPaaS
4 2 (1.31%) NuGet
5 1 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.27%) Intranet
2 4 (2.61%) Firewall
2 4 (2.61%) HTTP
3 2 (1.31%) SMS
4 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (33.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.23%) Relational Database
2 8 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.58%) MySQL
3 7 (4.58%) RavenDB
4 6 (3.92%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.61%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.61%) Pentaho
6 4 (2.61%) Power BI
6 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.96%) Big Data
7 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.31%) DB2
8 2 (1.31%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.42%) Visual Studio
3 16 (10.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (8.50%) Selenium
5 12 (7.84%) JUnit
6 10 (6.54%) JIRA
6 10 (6.54%) Subversion
7 9 (5.88%) Jenkins
8 8 (5.23%) TestNG
9 7 (4.58%) Jasmine
9 7 (4.58%) Protractor
10 5 (3.27%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.27%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.61%) JMeter
11 4 (2.61%) LoadRunner
11 4 (2.61%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (1.96%) Gatling
12 3 (1.96%) Maven
12 3 (1.96%) ProC
13 2 (1.31%) Ant
General
1 13 (8.50%) Advertising
2 11 (7.19%) Finance
3 5 (3.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.96%) Games
4 3 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Automotive
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Law
5 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (52.29%) Developer
2 33 (21.57%) .NET Developer
3 29 (18.95%) C# Developer
4 26 (16.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (15.69%) Software Developer
6 18 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 15 (9.80%) Analyst
8 14 (9.15%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (9.15%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (9.15%) Java Developer
9 12 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (7.84%) Junior
9 12 (7.84%) Junior Developer
10 10 (6.54%) Junior .NET Developer
10 10 (6.54%) Senior Developer
11 9 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
11 9 (5.88%) Project Manager
11 9 (5.88%) Software Engineer
11 9 (5.88%) Technical Leader
11 9 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (48.37%) .NET
2 44 (28.76%) HTML
3 41 (26.80%) CSS
4 36 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 35 (22.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (18.30%) .NET Framework
7 26 (16.99%) AngularJS
8 23 (15.03%) React
9 21 (13.73%) HTML5
10 18 (11.76%) CSS3
11 17 (11.11%) Entity Framework
12 16 (10.46%) Web Services
13 15 (9.80%) Node.js
14 14 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (7.19%) Ajax
16 10 (6.54%) JSON
16 10 (6.54%) RESTful
17 9 (5.88%) jQuery
18 8 (5.23%) Spring
18 8 (5.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (4.58%) User Experience
3 5 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.61%) CUDA
4 4 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.31%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) Animation
6 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.65%) Fintech
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.65%) Online Games
6 1 (0.65%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.23%) Linux
2 7 (4.58%) Unix
2 7 (4.58%) Windows
3 3 (1.96%) Android
3 3 (1.96%) Solaris
4 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.31%) VMS
5 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (32.03%) MVC
3 43 (28.10%) TDD
4 31 (20.26%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 26 (16.99%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (15.03%) Software Engineering
8 22 (14.38%) DevOps
9 21 (13.73%) SDLC
10 19 (12.42%) BDD
10 19 (12.42%) Kanban
11 18 (11.76%) Mentoring
12 16 (10.46%) OO
12 16 (10.46%) Unit Testing
13 14 (9.15%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (8.50%) Front End Development
14 13 (8.50%) Project Management
15 12 (7.84%) Open Source
16 11 (7.19%) SOLID
16 11 (7.19%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (47.06%) C#
2 62 (40.52%) JavaScript
3 37 (24.18%) Java
4 36 (23.53%) SQL
5 14 (9.15%) C++
6 12 (7.84%) C
7 9 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.58%) Python
9 5 (3.27%) PHP
9 5 (3.27%) Scala
9 5 (3.27%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.61%) MATLAB
10 4 (2.61%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.61%) R
10 4 (2.61%) Ruby
10 4 (2.61%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.96%) ES6
11 3 (1.96%) Korn
11 3 (1.96%) Perl
11 3 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (16.34%) Degree
2 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.61%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.96%) ISEB
5 2 (1.31%) CITP
5 2 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.31%) MCSD
5 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.31%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PMP
6 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) QA
2 4 (2.61%) GDPR
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.65%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (41.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.46%) Oracle
3 11 (7.19%) Sitecore
4 5 (3.27%) Lotus
4 5 (3.27%) Nintex
5 3 (1.96%) Sybase
5 3 (1.96%) Zend
6 2 (1.31%) Apple
6 2 (1.31%) Infor
6 2 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.31%) SAP
7 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.65%) Capita
7 1 (0.65%) DocuSign
7 1 (0.65%) Google
7 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.65%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat