Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > North East
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 51 34
Rank change year-on-year +27 -17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 135 54 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.55% 4.75% 7.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.34% 5.26% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 125 43 86
North East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,100 £30,815 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
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 1,306 1,026 1,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.36% 90.24% 86.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,067 880 1,103
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,959 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% -1.37% -1.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,850 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +11 104 £42,500 +3.86% 36
Durham +29 26 £47,500 -4.04% 9
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 107 (79.26%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (45.93%) .NET
3 55 (40.74%) C#
4 54 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 54 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 47 (34.81%) Microsoft
6 45 (33.33%) MVC
7 43 (31.85%) CSS
7 43 (31.85%) TDD
8 37 (27.41%) SQL
9 36 (26.67%) ASP.NET
9 36 (26.67%) Git (software)
10 33 (24.44%) Java
10 33 (24.44%) Problem-Solving
11 32 (23.70%) HTML
11 32 (23.70%) Microsoft Azure
12 31 (22.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (19.26%) BDD
14 25 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
15 24 (17.78%) .NET Framework
16 22 (16.30%) Unit Testing
16 22 (16.30%) Kanban
16 22 (16.30%) CSS3
16 22 (16.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (14.81%) AngularJS
17 20 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (14.81%) Software Engineering
18 19 (14.07%) Test Automation
18 19 (14.07%) HTML5
19 17 (12.59%) Selenium

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 8 (5.93%) IIS
2 7 (5.19%) Confluence
3 5 (3.70%) IBM Notes
3 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.96%) Jetty
5 3 (2.22%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.48%) Apache
6 2 (1.48%) CMS
6 2 (1.48%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.74%) Drupal
7 1 (0.74%) JBoss
7 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 32 (23.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.96%) GitHub
4 1 (0.74%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) Intranet
2 2 (1.48%) Firewall
2 2 (1.48%) HTTP
3 1 (0.74%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.67%) MySQL
2 9 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 9 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.70%) Pentaho
4 5 (3.70%) Power BI
4 5 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.48%) DB2
6 2 (1.48%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.74%) Redis
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 36 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 25 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (12.59%) Selenium
4 15 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 14 (10.37%) Cucumber
6 11 (8.15%) Visual Studio
7 10 (7.41%) Gatling
7 10 (7.41%) JMeter
7 10 (7.41%) LoadRunner
8 9 (6.67%) JIRA
9 8 (5.93%) JUnit
9 8 (5.93%) Maven
10 7 (5.19%) Subversion
10 7 (5.19%) TeamCity
11 5 (3.70%) Gradle
12 3 (2.22%) Bitbucket
12 3 (2.22%) GitLab
12 3 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (1.48%) Ant
13 2 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (8.15%) Finance
2 3 (2.22%) Marketing
3 2 (1.48%) Advertising
4 1 (0.74%) Automotive
4 1 (0.74%) Games
4 1 (0.74%) Law
4 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.74%) Retail
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (48.89%) Developer
2 32 (23.70%) .NET Developer
3 27 (20.00%) Analyst
3 27 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 26 (19.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 26 (19.26%) Software Developer
5 23 (17.04%) Java Developer
6 20 (14.81%) .NET Software Developer
7 19 (14.07%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (12.59%) C# Software Developer
9 15 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 15 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (10.37%) SQL Developer
11 13 (9.63%) Test Analyst
12 12 (8.89%) Business Analyst
12 12 (8.89%) Test Engineer
13 11 (8.15%) Core Java Developer
13 11 (8.15%) Java Software Developer
13 11 (8.15%) Test Automation Engineer
14 10 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (45.93%) .NET
2 43 (31.85%) CSS
3 36 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 32 (23.70%) HTML
5 31 (22.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (17.78%) .NET Framework
7 22 (16.30%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (16.30%) CSS3
8 20 (14.81%) AngularJS
9 19 (14.07%) HTML5
10 16 (11.85%) Web Services
11 13 (9.63%) ASP.NET Core
11 13 (9.63%) React
12 12 (8.89%) Entity Framework
13 11 (8.15%) Gherkin
14 10 (7.41%) jQuery
14 10 (7.41%) JSON
15 9 (6.67%) Hibernate
15 9 (6.67%) REST
15 9 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.70%) User Experience
4 4 (2.96%) CUDA
5 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.74%) Online Games
6 1 (0.74%) Podcast
6 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.93%) Linux
1 8 (5.93%) Windows
2 4 (2.96%) Unix
3 2 (1.48%) VMS
3 2 (1.48%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.74%) Android
4 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (79.26%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (33.33%) MVC
3 43 (31.85%) TDD
4 33 (24.44%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (19.26%) BDD
6 22 (16.30%) Kanban
6 22 (16.30%) Unit Testing
7 20 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 19 (14.07%) Test Automation
9 16 (11.85%) SDLC
10 14 (10.37%) ITSM
11 13 (9.63%) DevOps
12 12 (8.89%) OO
13 11 (8.15%) Business Analysis
13 11 (8.15%) Exploratory Testing
14 10 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (7.41%) Mentoring
14 10 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
15 9 (6.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (40.74%) C#
2 54 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 37 (27.41%) SQL
4 33 (24.44%) Java
5 11 (8.15%) C++
6 10 (7.41%) C
7 7 (5.19%) Java 8
7 7 (5.19%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.19%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.44%) PHP
8 6 (4.44%) Python
9 5 (3.70%) Scala
9 5 (3.70%) TypeScript
9 5 (3.70%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.96%) MATLAB
10 4 (2.96%) R
11 3 (2.22%) ES6
12 2 (1.48%) Ruby
12 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.70%) Degree
2 3 (2.22%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.48%) APMP
3 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.74%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.74%) CITP
4 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.74%) PMP
4 1 (0.74%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) GDPR
2 6 (4.44%) QA
3 2 (1.48%) PMO
4 1 (0.74%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 10 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (34.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.93%) Oracle
3 5 (3.70%) Lotus
3 5 (3.70%) Nintex
4 4 (2.96%) Zend
5 3 (2.22%) Sybase
6 2 (1.48%) Apple
6 2 (1.48%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.48%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.74%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.74%) Sun