Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > North of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 33 22 24
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 618 1,396 1,610
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 6.47% 8.65% 8.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.97% 9.39% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 665 1,103 1,435
Median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% -4.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 8,872 14,860 17,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 92.90% 92.11% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7,483 11,996 14,306
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 20 January 2021.

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 20 January 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
Yorkshire -9 304 £47,500 -1.04% 75
North West -31 238 £47,500 -5.00% 98
North East +13 76 £55,000 +22.22% 13
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 of England region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 560 (90.61%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (28.32%) JavaScript
3 154 (24.92%) DevOps
4 141 (22.82%) SQL
5 140 (22.65%) Java
6 135 (21.84%) Software Engineering
7 133 (21.52%) .NET
8 126 (20.39%) AWS
9 114 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
9 114 (18.45%) Docker
10 112 (18.12%) Test Automation
11 106 (17.15%) Git (software)
12 101 (16.34%) Linux
13 98 (15.86%) C#
14 95 (15.37%) Kanban
15 91 (14.72%) Azure
15 91 (14.72%) Migration
16 89 (14.40%) HTML
17 87 (14.08%) Terraform
18 84 (13.59%) TDD
18 84 (13.59%) Unit Testing
19 83 (13.43%) Kubernetes
20 75 (12.14%) SDLC
20 75 (12.14%) AngularJS
21 74 (11.97%) Finance
21 74 (11.97%) CSS
21 74 (11.97%) Project Management
22 73 (11.81%) Opscode Chef
23 71 (11.49%) Degree
24 69 (11.17%) Deployment Automation

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 38 (6.15%) Confluence
2 17 (2.75%) CMS
3 13 (2.10%) WebSphere
4 10 (1.62%) Kentico
5 9 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (1.46%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.13%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.97%) Drupal
9 4 (0.65%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.65%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.65%) IIS
9 4 (0.65%) Mendix
10 3 (0.49%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.16%) JBoss
12 1 (0.16%) Jetty
12 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.16%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.32%) Magento
3 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.16%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 126 (20.39%) AWS
2 91 (14.72%) Azure
3 63 (10.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 27 (4.37%) GCP
5 17 (2.75%) SaaS
6 13 (2.10%) Serverless
7 11 (1.78%) GitHub
7 11 (1.78%) Power Platform
8 5 (0.81%) PaaS
9 4 (0.65%) Algolia
9 4 (0.65%) npm
9 4 (0.65%) Slack
10 3 (0.49%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (0.49%) IaaS
10 3 (0.49%) Office 365
11 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.32%) Boomi
11 2 (0.32%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.65%) Firewall
1 4 (0.65%) IPv4
1 4 (0.65%) OSPF
1 4 (0.65%) VLAN
1 4 (0.65%) VPN
2 2 (0.32%) HTTP
3 1 (0.16%) AMQP
3 1 (0.16%) RFID
3 1 (0.16%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.40%) MySQL
3 17 (2.75%) Big Data
3 17 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.75%) NoSQL
4 16 (2.59%) Data Lake
5 15 (2.43%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.27%) BigQuery
7 10 (1.62%) CloverETL
7 10 (1.62%) Hadoop
8 9 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.29%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.13%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (0.81%) Power BI
12 4 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (0.65%) Endeca
12 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.49%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.49%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 106 (17.15%) Git (software)
2 61 (9.87%) JIRA
3 53 (8.58%) Jenkins
4 48 (7.77%) Selenium
5 30 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (4.53%) Visual Studio
7 27 (4.37%) Cucumber
8 26 (4.21%) Bitbucket
9 20 (3.24%) Appium
10 15 (2.43%) SpecFlow
11 13 (2.10%) Gradle
11 13 (2.10%) Vagrant
12 12 (1.94%) IntelliJ
12 12 (1.94%) Postman
13 11 (1.78%) JMeter
14 10 (1.62%) Spinnaker
14 10 (1.62%) WebDriver
15 8 (1.29%) git-flow
15 8 (1.29%) TeamCity
16 7 (1.13%) JUnit
General
1 74 (11.97%) Finance
2 21 (3.40%) Games
3 20 (3.24%) Public Sector
4 17 (2.75%) Retail
5 12 (1.94%) Marketing
6 7 (1.13%) Banking
7 6 (0.97%) Electronics
7 6 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.81%) Automotive
9 3 (0.49%) Back Office
9 3 (0.49%) Legal
10 2 (0.32%) Advertising
10 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.32%) Law
10 2 (0.32%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
11 1 (0.16%) German Language
11 1 (0.16%) Police
11 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 219 (35.44%) Developer
2 72 (11.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 60 (9.71%) AWS DevOps
3 60 (9.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 60 (9.71%) AWS Engineer
4 44 (7.12%) Java Developer
4 44 (7.12%) Software Engineer
5 39 (6.31%) Senior Developer
6 38 (6.15%) .NET Developer
7 35 (5.66%) C# Developer
8 32 (5.18%) Scrum Master
9 30 (4.85%) Project Manager
10 29 (4.69%) Analyst
11 26 (4.21%) Lead Developer
12 25 (4.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 23 (3.72%) Product Owner
14 22 (3.56%) Senior Software Engineer
15 21 (3.40%) Architect
16 19 (3.07%) Software Developer
17 17 (2.75%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (21.52%) .NET
2 89 (14.40%) HTML
3 75 (12.14%) AngularJS
4 74 (11.97%) CSS
5 63 (10.19%) REST
6 55 (8.90%) .NET Core
7 44 (7.12%) ASP.NET
8 41 (6.63%) React
9 32 (5.18%) .NET Framework
9 32 (5.18%) RESTful
10 29 (4.69%) Vue.js
11 28 (4.53%) HTML5
11 28 (4.53%) Web Services
12 26 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (3.72%) jQuery
14 23 (3.72%) Node.js
15 19 (3.07%) Laravel
16 17 (2.75%) Spring
17 15 (2.43%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.19%) User Experience
2 52 (8.41%) Management Information System
3 36 (5.83%) Mobile App
4 32 (5.18%) Data Structures
5 27 (4.37%) Algorithms
6 26 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
7 20 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.94%) e-Learning
9 11 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.97%) NHS
12 4 (0.65%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.65%) Social Media
13 2 (0.32%) Animation
13 2 (0.32%) Video\Live Streaming
13 2 (0.32%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.32%) W3C
14 1 (0.16%) PKI
14 1 (0.16%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 101 (16.34%) Linux
2 15 (2.43%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.27%) Windows
4 13 (2.10%) Android
5 8 (1.29%) Unix
6 3 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 560 (90.61%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (24.92%) DevOps
3 135 (21.84%) Software Engineering
4 114 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
5 112 (18.12%) Test Automation
6 95 (15.37%) Kanban
7 91 (14.72%) Migration
8 84 (13.59%) TDD
8 84 (13.59%) Unit Testing
9 75 (12.14%) SDLC
10 74 (11.97%) Project Management
11 69 (11.17%) Deployment Automation
12 68 (11.00%) MVC
13 64 (10.36%) Microservices
14 60 (9.71%) Computer Science
15 59 (9.55%) Coaching
16 51 (8.25%) Information Management
16 51 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
17 50 (8.09%) Mentoring
18 44 (7.12%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 175 (28.32%) JavaScript
2 141 (22.82%) SQL
3 140 (22.65%) Java
4 98 (15.86%) C#
5 39 (6.31%) Python
6 36 (5.83%) T-SQL
7 34 (5.50%) PHP
8 24 (3.88%) TypeScript
9 16 (2.59%) Groovy
10 14 (2.27%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.10%) R
12 12 (1.94%) C
13 10 (1.62%) C++
14 8 (1.29%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.29%) Java 8
14 8 (1.29%) Ruby
15 6 (0.97%) ES6
15 6 (0.97%) Go
15 6 (0.97%) VB
16 5 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (11.49%) Degree
2 17 (2.75%) CFA
3 10 (1.62%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.29%) CSPO
5 7 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.13%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.65%) GIAC
7 4 (0.65%) RHCE
8 3 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.32%) ISEB
9 2 (0.32%) PMP
9 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.96%) QA
2 10 (1.62%) SLA
3 2 (0.32%) WCAG
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 114 (18.45%) Docker
2 6 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.32%) vSphere
5 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 87 (14.08%) Terraform
2 83 (13.43%) Kubernetes
3 73 (11.81%) Opscode Chef
4 66 (10.68%) Puppet
5 17 (2.75%) Packer
6 9 (1.46%) Ansible
7 1 (0.16%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.16%) Grafana
7 1 (0.16%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 54 (8.74%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.53%) Atlassian
3 21 (3.40%) Google
4 12 (1.94%) Aquila
5 9 (1.46%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.13%) Oracle
7 6 (0.97%) IBM
7 6 (0.97%) VMware
8 5 (0.81%) MKS
8 5 (0.81%) Talend
9 4 (0.65%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.65%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.49%) Informatica
11 2 (0.32%) ATG
11 2 (0.32%) Dell
11 2 (0.32%) hybris
11 2 (0.32%) IFS
11 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.32%) SAP
11 2 (0.32%) Xamarin