Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > North East
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 36 27
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 128 95 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.24% 6.25% 8.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.92% 6.89% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 120 87 100
North East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -8.05%
10th Percentile £31,363 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £70,250
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 1,290 1,379 1,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 93.14% 90.78% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,031 1,194 1,054
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £22,250 £24,250 £23,788
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,425 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +6 107 £42,500 -5.56% 33
Durham +16 19 £47,500 +46.15% 6
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 99 (77.34%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (42.19%) C#
3 53 (41.41%) JavaScript
4 51 (39.84%) Java
5 49 (38.28%) MVC
6 47 (36.72%) .NET
7 46 (35.94%) CSS
8 44 (34.38%) TDD
9 37 (28.91%) SQL Server
9 37 (28.91%) Git (software)
10 31 (24.22%) ASP.NET
11 30 (23.44%) HTML
11 30 (23.44%) Microsoft
11 30 (23.44%) BDD
12 29 (22.66%) Selenium
12 29 (22.66%) SQL
13 27 (21.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (20.31%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (19.53%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (18.75%) Cucumber
16 24 (18.75%) AngularJS
17 23 (17.97%) ASP.NET Web API
18 22 (17.19%) Jenkins
18 22 (17.19%) HTML5
18 22 (17.19%) Web Services
19 21 (16.41%) REST
19 21 (16.41%) Team Foundation Server
20 20 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
20 20 (15.63%) JSON
20 20 (15.63%) CSS3

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 17 (13.28%) Confluence
2 11 (8.59%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.13%) IIS
4 3 (2.34%) Apache
4 3 (2.34%) Jetty
5 2 (1.56%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.56%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.78%) CMS
6 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.91%) GitHub
4 1 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.78%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.78%) NuGet
4 1 (0.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.25%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.91%) MySQL
2 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.13%) Pentaho
3 4 (3.13%) Power BI
4 3 (2.34%) GIS
4 3 (2.34%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.56%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.56%) Big Data
5 2 (1.56%) RavenDB
5 2 (1.56%) Spark SQL
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (28.91%) Git (software)
2 29 (22.66%) Selenium
3 24 (18.75%) Cucumber
4 22 (17.19%) Jenkins
5 21 (16.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (14.84%) JIRA
7 17 (13.28%) JUnit
7 17 (13.28%) Maven
7 17 (13.28%) Subversion
8 16 (12.50%) Gradle
9 15 (11.72%) Bitbucket
10 13 (10.16%) GitLab
11 10 (7.81%) Gatling
11 10 (7.81%) JMeter
11 10 (7.81%) LoadRunner
12 7 (5.47%) Visual Studio
13 5 (3.91%) TeamCity
14 2 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (1.56%) WebDriver
15 1 (0.78%) Protractor
General
1 6 (4.69%) Finance
1 6 (4.69%) Games
2 4 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (0.78%) Automotive
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (52.34%) Developer
2 38 (29.69%) Java Developer
3 31 (24.22%) .NET Developer
4 27 (21.09%) Analyst
5 25 (19.53%) Software Developer
6 24 (18.75%) C# Developer
7 23 (17.97%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (15.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (14.06%) .NET Software Developer
10 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 16 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
10 16 (12.50%) SQL Developer
11 15 (11.72%) C# Software Developer
12 13 (10.16%) Core Java Developer
12 13 (10.16%) Scrum Master
12 13 (10.16%) Test Analyst
13 12 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
14 11 (8.59%) Business Analyst
14 11 (8.59%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (36.72%) .NET
2 46 (35.94%) CSS
3 31 (24.22%) ASP.NET
4 30 (23.44%) HTML
5 27 (21.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 23 (17.97%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (17.19%) HTML5
8 22 (17.19%) Web Services
9 21 (16.41%) REST
10 20 (15.63%) CSS3
10 20 (15.63%) JSON
11 19 (14.84%) Hibernate
11 19 (14.84%) Spring
12 18 (14.06%) SOAP
13 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
13 16 (12.50%) jQuery
13 16 (12.50%) Spring Boot
14 15 (11.72%) JPA
14 15 (11.72%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.34%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (2.34%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.34%) CUDA
3 3 (2.34%) User Experience
4 2 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.56%) Tandem
5 1 (0.78%) Fintech
5 1 (0.78%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.47%) Windows
2 5 (3.91%) Linux
3 3 (2.34%) Unix
4 2 (1.56%) VMS
4 2 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (77.34%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (38.28%) MVC
3 44 (34.38%) TDD
4 30 (23.44%) BDD
5 26 (20.31%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (19.53%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (14.84%) Test Automation
8 18 (14.06%) Microservices
9 16 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 16 (12.50%) Web Development
10 15 (11.72%) SDLC
10 15 (11.72%) Software Engineering
11 14 (10.94%) Dependency Injection
11 14 (10.94%) Kanban
12 12 (9.38%) OO
13 11 (8.59%) Enterprise Search
13 11 (8.59%) Exploratory Testing
14 10 (7.81%) Business Analysis
14 10 (7.81%) DevOps
14 10 (7.81%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 54 (42.19%) C#
2 53 (41.41%) JavaScript
3 51 (39.84%) Java
4 29 (22.66%) SQL
5 12 (9.38%) C++
6 7 (5.47%) Scala
7 6 (4.69%) C
7 6 (4.69%) Java 8
8 5 (3.91%) Python
9 4 (3.13%) PHP
9 4 (3.13%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.34%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.34%) R
10 3 (2.34%) Ruby
10 3 (2.34%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.34%) VB
11 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (7.03%) Degree
2 8 (6.25%) DBS Check
3 6 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.69%) PhD
4 2 (1.56%) APMP
4 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) QA
2 7 (5.47%) GDPR
3 2 (1.56%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (14.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Oozie
1 2 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.69%) Oracle
3 2 (1.56%) Hortonworks
3 2 (1.56%) Zend
4 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.78%) Lotus
4 1 (0.78%) Nintex
4 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.78%) Sun