Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > North East
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 25 34 25
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 94 43 111
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 7.80% 6.34% 9.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.42% 6.88% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 84 36 73
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £30,700
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,672 £51,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.88% +13.89% -
75th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £52,500
90th Percentile " £65,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.08% +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 1,116 625 1,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.61% 92.18% 93.74%
Number of salaries quoted 847 547 814
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,427
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £41,852
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.55% +4.63%
75th Percentile £56,250 £53,125 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,125
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.77% +7.62% +3.96%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 68 £47,500 -13.64% 14
Durham +2 24 £35,000 +3.70% 4
Northumberland - 1 - -
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 69 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.49%) Azure
3 35 (37.23%) C#
4 33 (35.11%) Linux
5 32 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (34.04%) Docker
5 32 (34.04%) DevOps
5 32 (34.04%) Kubernetes
6 31 (32.98%) AWS
6 31 (32.98%) .NET
7 30 (31.91%) Git (software)
7 30 (31.91%) .NET Core
8 28 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
9 23 (24.47%) Mentoring
9 23 (24.47%) Microservices
10 22 (23.40%) Terraform
10 22 (23.40%) Deployment Automation
10 22 (23.40%) Full Stack Development
10 22 (23.40%) Opscode Chef
10 22 (23.40%) AWS CloudFormation
10 22 (23.40%) Puppet
10 22 (23.40%) SQL Server
11 21 (22.34%) HTML
11 21 (22.34%) Migration
12 19 (20.21%) AngularJS
13 17 (18.09%) Product Requirements
13 17 (18.09%) Java
14 15 (15.96%) Finance
15 13 (13.83%) TDD

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 (2.13%) Confluence
1 2 (2.13%) nginx
2 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 39 (41.49%) Azure
2 31 (32.98%) AWS
3 22 (23.40%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (8.51%) SaaS
5 5 (5.32%) Serverless
6 4 (4.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (4.26%) Amazon S3
6 4 (4.26%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (4.26%) GCP
6 4 (4.26%) Slack
7 3 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (3.19%) AWS CloudTrail
7 3 (3.19%) AWS CodeCommit
7 3 (3.19%) AWS Step Functions
7 3 (3.19%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.06%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.06%) PaaS
8 1 (1.06%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) BGP
1 3 (3.19%) Firewall
1 3 (3.19%) Internet
1 3 (3.19%) IPv4
1 3 (3.19%) IPv6
1 3 (3.19%) OSPF
1 3 (3.19%) VPN
1 3 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon Athena
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon QuickSight
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (3.19%) Data Lake
2 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (3.19%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.06%) MySQL
4 1 (1.06%) Power BI
4 1 (1.06%) Power Query
4 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (31.91%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.57%) JIRA
3 5 (5.32%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.26%) Selenium
5 3 (3.19%) JMeter
5 3 (3.19%) Postman
5 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.13%) GitLab
6 2 (2.13%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.13%) NeoLoad
6 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.06%) JUnit
7 1 (1.06%) Maven
7 1 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.06%) Redmine
7 1 (1.06%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.06%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (15.96%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.70%) Banking
3 11 (11.70%) Legal
4 9 (9.57%) Social Skills
5 8 (8.51%) Public Sector
6 5 (5.32%) Games
6 5 (5.32%) Influencing Skills
6 5 (5.32%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 39 (41.49%) Developer
2 28 (29.79%) C# Developer
3 23 (24.47%) AWS DevOps
3 23 (24.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 23 (24.47%) AWS Engineer
3 23 (24.47%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (23.40%) .NET Developer
5 21 (22.34%) Full Stack Developer
5 21 (22.34%) JavaScript Developer
6 18 (19.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (19.15%) Junior
7 17 (18.09%) Angular Developer
7 17 (18.09%) Junior .NET Developer
7 17 (18.09%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 17 (18.09%) Junior C# Developer
7 17 (18.09%) Junior Developer
7 17 (18.09%) Junior JavaScript Developer
8 8 (8.51%) Analyst
9 6 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (5.32%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.98%) .NET
2 30 (31.91%) .NET Core
3 21 (22.34%) HTML
4 19 (20.21%) AngularJS
5 9 (9.57%) REST
6 6 (6.38%) React
7 5 (5.32%) Middleware
7 5 (5.32%) SOAP
7 5 (5.32%) Spring
7 5 (5.32%) Web Services
8 4 (4.26%) Spring Boot
9 3 (3.19%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.19%) JSON
9 3 (3.19%) RESTful
10 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.13%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.13%) Next.js
10 2 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.06%) Blazor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) Tandem
2 4 (4.26%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.19%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.13%) iPad
4 2 (2.13%) Legacy Code
4 2 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.06%) Blog
5 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.11%) Linux
2 6 (6.38%) Unix
3 3 (3.19%) CentOS
3 3 (3.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
2 32 (34.04%) DevOps
3 28 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (24.47%) Mentoring
4 23 (24.47%) Microservices
5 22 (23.40%) Deployment Automation
5 22 (23.40%) Full Stack Development
6 21 (22.34%) Migration
7 17 (18.09%) Product Requirements
8 13 (13.83%) TDD
9 11 (11.70%) Kanban
9 11 (11.70%) Test Automation
10 9 (9.57%) Business Analysis
10 9 (9.57%) SDLC
10 9 (9.57%) Software Engineering
11 8 (8.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 7 (7.45%) BDD
12 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (6.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.23%) C#
2 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
3 17 (18.09%) Java
4 12 (12.77%) SQL
5 6 (6.38%) Java 8
6 4 (4.26%) Python
7 3 (3.19%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.13%) Java 11
8 2 (2.13%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.06%) C
9 1 (1.06%) C++
9 1 (1.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.06%) Perl
9 1 (1.06%) Ruby
9 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.19%) Degree
3 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.57%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (34.04%) Docker
2 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (34.04%) Kubernetes
2 22 (23.40%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (23.40%) Puppet
2 22 (23.40%) Terraform
3 4 (4.26%) Ansible
4 3 (3.19%) Nagios
4 3 (3.19%) Proxmox
4 3 (3.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.32%) Atlassian
2 5 (5.32%) IBM
2 5 (5.32%) Pega
3 3 (3.19%) Birst
3 3 (3.19%) Informatica
3 3 (3.19%) SaltStack
3 3 (3.19%) SAP
3 3 (3.19%) SnapLogic
3 3 (3.19%) SolarWinds
3 3 (3.19%) Sun
3 3 (3.19%) VMware
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle
4 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.06%) Xamarin