Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 14 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > North of England
6 months to
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 30 25 32
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1,448 1,168 624
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 7.88% 7.98% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.27% 8.52% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 850 853 524
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £38,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.00% +5.68%
75th Percentile £71,250 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £84,056 £72,450 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - +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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 17,514 13,711 8,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 95.33% 93.62% 92.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10,892 10,455 6,967
10th Percentile £30,330 £30,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,460
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in the North of England

Scrum
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in the North of England.

Salary trend for Scrum in the North of England

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in the North of England over the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the North of England

Scrum
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the North of England region over the 6 months to 14 August 2022. 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
Jobs
North West -5 702 £57,500 +19.79% 108
Yorkshire -5 657 £60,000 +26.32% 68
North East -8 89 £50,000 +10.27% 19
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, 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 of England region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 1,325 (91.51%) Agile
2 487 (33.63%) Azure
3 426 (29.42%) Social Skills
4 412 (28.45%) Software Engineering
5 406 (28.04%) DevOps
6 395 (27.28%) Finance
7 361 (24.93%) AWS
8 359 (24.79%) Kanban
9 315 (21.75%) JavaScript
10 309 (21.34%) .NET
11 301 (20.79%) Java
12 298 (20.58%) CI/CD
13 271 (18.72%) Coaching
14 265 (18.30%) JIRA
15 261 (18.02%) Microservices
16 248 (17.13%) TDD
17 243 (16.78%) Test Automation
18 241 (16.64%) C#
18 241 (16.64%) Python
19 230 (15.88%) React
20 229 (15.81%) Project Management
21 228 (15.75%) SDLC
21 228 (15.75%) Jenkins
22 225 (15.54%) Git (software)
23 223 (15.40%) Mentoring
24 222 (15.33%) SQL
25 218 (15.06%) Problem-Solving
26 217 (14.99%) Microsoft
27 211 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
28 201 (13.88%) Full Stack Development

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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
1 160 (11.05%) Confluence
2 27 (1.86%) WebSphere
3 21 (1.45%) CMS
4 18 (1.24%) WebLogic
5 13 (0.90%) OpenEdge
6 11 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 11 (0.76%) Apache Spark
7 10 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
8 9 (0.62%) OpenStack
9 8 (0.55%) Headless CMS
9 8 (0.55%) JBoss
9 8 (0.55%) SharePoint
9 8 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.41%) MS Project Server
11 4 (0.28%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.28%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.28%) WordPress
12 3 (0.21%) Apache Airflow
12 3 (0.21%) CICS
13 2 (0.14%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 58 (4.01%) Microsoft Project
2 51 (3.52%) MS Visio
3 16 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (0.69%) Chatbot
5 9 (0.62%) Simulink
6 6 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.28%) InVision
8 4 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (0.28%) Sketch
9 3 (0.21%) Maple
9 3 (0.21%) Marvel
9 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.21%) Zeplin
10 2 (0.14%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 16 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (0.55%) Magento
4 1 (0.069%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.069%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 487 (33.63%) Azure
2 361 (24.93%) AWS
3 111 (7.67%) GCP
4 102 (7.04%) Serverless
5 95 (6.56%) Azure DevOps
6 77 (5.32%) GitHub
7 71 (4.90%) AWS CloudFormation
8 55 (3.80%) SaaS
9 50 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
10 47 (3.25%) PaaS
11 41 (2.83%) OpenShift
12 36 (2.49%) Azure Functions
13 32 (2.21%) Azure AKS
14 29 (2.00%) Azure Data Factory
15 27 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
16 26 (1.80%) Amazon SQS
17 24 (1.66%) Azure Pipelines
18 23 (1.59%) IaaS
19 22 (1.52%) Azure Synapse Analytics
20 17 (1.17%) Amplience
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.11%) Broadband
2 23 (1.59%) HTTP
2 23 (1.59%) Internet
3 14 (0.97%) 5G
3 14 (0.97%) MQTT
4 13 (0.90%) DNS
5 9 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.41%) ATM
8 5 (0.35%) Bluetooth
8 5 (0.35%) Firewall
8 5 (0.35%) SSL
8 5 (0.35%) VPN
8 5 (0.35%) Wireless
8 5 (0.35%) ZigBee
9 4 (0.28%) DLNA
9 4 (0.28%) Skype
9 4 (0.28%) UPnP
9 4 (0.28%) WebEx
10 3 (0.21%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (10.01%) SQL Server
2 93 (6.42%) Relational Database
3 91 (6.28%) MySQL
4 62 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
5 61 (4.21%) Data Lake
6 59 (4.07%) NoSQL
7 40 (2.76%) Big Data
8 39 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
9 29 (2.00%) DynamoDB
10 26 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
11 24 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (1.45%) MongoDB
13 20 (1.38%) Redis
14 14 (0.97%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (0.76%) Power BI
17 10 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
18 9 (0.62%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 9 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
18 9 (0.62%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 265 (18.30%) JIRA
2 228 (15.75%) Jenkins
3 225 (15.54%) Git (software)
4 89 (6.15%) GitLab
5 33 (2.28%) Bitbucket
6 31 (2.14%) Selenium
7 26 (1.80%) Maven
8 23 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
8 23 (1.59%) SonarQube
9 20 (1.38%) Cucumber
9 20 (1.38%) GoogleTest
9 20 (1.38%) TeamCity
10 19 (1.31%) Subversion
11 18 (1.24%) Ant
12 17 (1.17%) CircleCI
13 16 (1.10%) Spinnaker
13 16 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (1.10%) TestRail
13 16 (1.10%) Travis CI
14 14 (0.97%) JUnit
General
1 426 (29.42%) Social Skills
2 395 (27.28%) Finance
3 154 (10.64%) Retail
4 146 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
5 126 (8.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 101 (6.98%) Banking
7 92 (6.35%) Games
8 77 (5.32%) Public Sector
9 67 (4.63%) Social Housing
10 65 (4.49%) Presentation Skills
11 60 (4.14%) Law
12 58 (4.01%) Automotive
13 51 (3.52%) Legal
14 40 (2.76%) Marketing
15 33 (2.28%) Manufacturing
16 21 (1.45%) Organisational Skills
17 20 (1.38%) Telecoms
18 16 (1.10%) Electronics
18 16 (1.10%) Influencing Skills
19 15 (1.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 458 (31.63%) Developer
2 169 (11.67%) Software Engineer
3 110 (7.60%) Software Developer
4 108 (7.46%) Senior Developer
5 104 (7.18%) Project Manager
6 102 (7.04%) .NET Developer
7 95 (6.56%) Scrum Master
8 84 (5.80%) Java Developer
9 83 (5.73%) Full Stack Developer
10 82 (5.66%) Senior Manager
11 76 (5.25%) Senior Software Engineer
12 75 (5.18%) Architect
13 69 (4.77%) Senior Project Manager
14 67 (4.63%) Analyst
15 63 (4.35%) Product Owner
16 61 (4.21%) .NET Software Developer
17 57 (3.94%) DevOps Engineer
18 56 (3.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 56 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
19 54 (3.73%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (21.34%) .NET
2 230 (15.88%) React
3 174 (12.02%) Node.js
4 163 (11.26%) HTML
5 144 (9.94%) AngularJS
6 137 (9.46%) CSS
7 136 (9.39%) RESTful
8 133 (9.19%) .NET Framework
9 123 (8.49%) .NET Core
10 95 (6.56%) REST
11 78 (5.39%) JSON
12 74 (5.11%) Kafka
13 68 (4.70%) jQuery
14 64 (4.42%) Spring
15 62 (4.28%) Spring Boot
16 54 (3.73%) React Native
17 53 (3.66%) Entity Framework
18 50 (3.45%) Web Services
19 45 (3.11%) HTML5
20 41 (2.83%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 136 (9.39%) Cloud Native
2 103 (7.11%) Mobile App
3 96 (6.63%) User Experience
4 78 (5.39%) Self-Motivation
5 77 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
6 65 (4.49%) IoT
7 62 (4.28%) Social Media
8 60 (4.14%) Data Protection Act
9 43 (2.97%) Cyberattack
10 39 (2.69%) Public Cloud
11 33 (2.28%) Cyber Defence
11 33 (2.28%) Virtual Team
12 32 (2.21%) Life Science
12 32 (2.21%) Mobile Payment
12 32 (2.21%) Tandem
13 31 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
14 25 (1.73%) Cybercrime
14 25 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
15 19 (1.31%) Blockchain
16 18 (1.24%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 102 (7.04%) Android
2 90 (6.22%) Linux
3 62 (4.28%) Apple iOS
4 39 (2.69%) Unix
5 36 (2.49%) Windows
6 9 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (0.35%) FreeRTOS
8 2 (0.14%) Tizen
8 2 (0.14%) webOS
9 1 (0.069%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.069%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,325 (91.51%) Agile
2 412 (28.45%) Software Engineering
3 406 (28.04%) DevOps
4 359 (24.79%) Kanban
5 298 (20.58%) CI/CD
6 271 (18.72%) Coaching
7 261 (18.02%) Microservices
8 248 (17.13%) TDD
9 243 (16.78%) Test Automation
10 229 (15.81%) Project Management
11 228 (15.75%) SDLC
12 223 (15.40%) Mentoring
13 218 (15.06%) Problem-Solving
14 211 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
15 201 (13.88%) Full Stack Development
16 198 (13.67%) Continuous Improvement
17 162 (11.19%) BDD
18 158 (10.91%) Analytics
18 158 (10.91%) User Stories
19 154 (10.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 315 (21.75%) JavaScript
2 301 (20.79%) Java
3 241 (16.64%) C#
3 241 (16.64%) Python
4 222 (15.33%) SQL
5 146 (10.08%) TypeScript
6 73 (5.04%) Ruby
7 58 (4.01%) Bash
8 57 (3.94%) Kotlin
9 52 (3.59%) Go
10 48 (3.31%) C
11 43 (2.97%) C++
12 39 (2.69%) PowerShell
13 35 (2.42%) PHP
14 28 (1.93%) ES6
15 21 (1.45%) T-SQL
16 19 (1.31%) Perl
17 18 (1.24%) AWK
18 17 (1.17%) MATLAB
18 17 (1.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 172 (11.88%) Degree
2 46 (3.18%) Security Cleared
3 44 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (1.93%) SC Cleared
6 15 (1.04%) Master's Degree
7 14 (0.97%) DBS Check
8 9 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
9 7 (0.48%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.35%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.28%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 3 (0.21%) MCSE
13 3 (0.21%) PMP
14 2 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.14%) OCP
14 2 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
14 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.94%) QA
2 41 (2.83%) Accessibility
3 25 (1.73%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.10%) WAI
5 13 (0.90%) PMO
6 4 (0.28%) WCAG
7 2 (0.14%) GDPR
7 2 (0.14%) Good Clinical Practice
7 2 (0.14%) GxP
8 1 (0.069%) GRC
8 1 (0.069%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.069%) SLA
System Software
1 195 (13.47%) Docker
2 5 (0.35%) Embedded Firmware
2 5 (0.35%) Firmware
3 1 (0.069%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.069%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 184 (12.71%) Kubernetes
2 114 (7.87%) Terraform
3 71 (4.90%) Ansible
4 23 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (1.10%) Consul
5 16 (1.10%) Nagios
5 16 (1.10%) Sysdig
6 9 (0.62%) Puppet
7 5 (0.35%) Kibana
7 5 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.21%) Packer
8 3 (0.21%) Rancher
9 2 (0.14%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.14%) Marathon
9 2 (0.14%) Mesos
10 1 (0.069%) Istio
10 1 (0.069%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.069%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 217 (14.99%) Microsoft
2 83 (5.73%) Oracle
3 76 (5.25%) Google
4 38 (2.62%) Atlassian
5 32 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
6 29 (2.00%) IBM
7 27 (1.86%) Hitachi
8 25 (1.73%) Xamarin
9 19 (1.31%) Databricks
10 18 (1.24%) ServiceNow
11 16 (1.10%) Facebook
12 15 (1.04%) Progress
12 15 (1.04%) SAP
12 15 (1.04%) Splunk
13 14 (0.97%) Sony
14 12 (0.83%) Sitecore
15 11 (0.76%) Adobe
15 11 (0.76%) Alteryx
15 11 (0.76%) Informatica
16 10 (0.69%) Cloudera