Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 18 20
Rank change year-on-year -18 +2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 74 128 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.26% 11.59% 10.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.70% 12.57% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63 116 182
Northamptonshire median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% -12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £41,750 £27,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £61,875 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,104 1,018 1,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 93.40% 92.21% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 836 793 898
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,375 £22,100 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £58,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Northamptonshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Northamptonshire.

Salary trend for Scrum in Northamptonshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Northamptonshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 14 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
Northampton -17 55 £60,000 +106.90% 4
Corby -3 9 £62,500 +38.89% 2
Kettering -13 2 £31,500 -37.00%
Scrum
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 67 (90.54%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (60.81%) Finance
3 34 (45.95%) Waterfall
4 32 (43.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 32 (43.24%) Coaching
4 32 (43.24%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (40.54%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (39.19%) DevOps
6 29 (39.19%) Project Management
7 26 (35.14%) Banking
8 24 (32.43%) Incident Management
8 24 (32.43%) RUP
8 24 (32.43%) Root Cause Analysis
9 23 (31.08%) Problem Management
10 21 (28.38%) Java
11 19 (25.68%) SQL
11 19 (25.68%) .NET
12 18 (24.32%) C#
12 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
12 18 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (24.32%) Test Automation
12 18 (24.32%) SOLID
13 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
13 16 (21.62%) TDD
14 14 (18.92%) .NET Framework
15 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (17.57%) Web Services
15 13 (17.57%) Performance Tuning

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (4.05%) JBoss
2 2 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) AWS CodePipeline
2 1 (1.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) HTTP
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
1 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.70%) Big Data
5 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.70%) MySQL
6 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (16.22%) Cucumber
2 12 (16.22%) Selenium
3 10 (13.51%) Jenkins
4 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
4 9 (12.16%) SpecFlow
5 5 (6.76%) JIRA
6 3 (4.05%) JUnit
6 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.70%) MSTest
7 2 (2.70%) NUnit
7 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.70%) TestRail
7 2 (2.70%) VersionOne
8 1 (1.35%) CircleCI
8 1 (1.35%) JBehave
8 1 (1.35%) MbUnit
8 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 45 (60.81%) Finance
2 26 (35.14%) Banking
3 12 (16.22%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Front Office
5 1 (1.35%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (21.62%) SQL Developer
3 15 (20.27%) .NET Developer
4 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Developer
5 9 (12.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.16%) C# Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Architect
6 8 (10.81%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (9.46%) Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) Business Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (9.46%) SQL BI Developer
7 7 (9.46%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Scrum Master
9 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Software Manager
9 5 (6.76%) Software Test Manager
9 5 (6.76%) Test Manager
10 4 (5.41%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) .NET
2 14 (18.92%) .NET Framework
3 13 (17.57%) Web Services
4 12 (16.22%) Spring
5 11 (14.86%) REST
6 10 (13.51%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.11%) Hibernate
7 6 (8.11%) Redux
7 6 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (6.76%) .NET Core
9 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (5.41%) Spring MVC
10 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.70%) CSS
10 2 (2.70%) HTML
10 2 (2.70%) J2EE
10 2 (2.70%) Java EE
10 2 (2.70%) Lambda Expressions
10 2 (2.70%) React
10 2 (2.70%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.11%) Fintech
3 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (90.54%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.95%) Waterfall
3 32 (43.24%) Coaching
3 32 (43.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 32 (43.24%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (40.54%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (39.19%) DevOps
5 29 (39.19%) Project Management
6 24 (32.43%) Incident Management
6 24 (32.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 24 (32.43%) RUP
7 23 (31.08%) Problem Management
8 18 (24.32%) SOLID
8 18 (24.32%) Test Automation
9 16 (21.62%) TDD
10 13 (17.57%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (14.86%) Service Management
12 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (12.16%) ITSM
13 9 (12.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.38%) Java
2 19 (25.68%) SQL
3 18 (24.32%) C#
4 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
6 11 (14.86%) Java 8
7 8 (10.81%) Python
8 7 (9.46%) C++
9 6 (8.11%) Scala
10 3 (4.05%) PHP
11 2 (2.70%) Java 9
12 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) ISEB
2 5 (6.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.70%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (1.35%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) GDPR
1 2 (2.70%) PMO
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Google
4 2 (2.70%) Adobe
4 2 (2.70%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.70%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.35%) CA
5 1 (1.35%) hybris
5 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.35%) TOWER Software