Period
to 19 August 2018

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

Scrum
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 24 27
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 139 199 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.98% 8.17% 8.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 9.44% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 128 194 316
Reading median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,750 £62,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -13.04%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,047 2,108 3,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 88.01% 86.54% 91.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,734 1,676 2,549
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £32,200
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Reading

Scrum
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Reading

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Reading over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 129 (92.81%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (34.53%) JavaScript
3 45 (32.37%) SQL
4 44 (31.65%) CSS
5 42 (30.22%) C#
6 41 (29.50%) HTML
6 41 (29.50%) .NET
7 33 (23.74%) TDD
8 31 (22.30%) Test Automation
9 30 (21.58%) BDD
9 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
9 30 (21.58%) REST
10 29 (20.86%) Coaching
11 28 (20.14%) Java
12 26 (18.71%) MVC
13 25 (17.99%) Degree
14 24 (17.27%) Visual Studio
15 22 (15.83%) ASP.NET
16 21 (15.11%) Unit Testing
16 21 (15.11%) AngularJS
17 19 (13.67%) SDLC
17 19 (13.67%) Front End Development
17 19 (13.67%) Open Source
17 19 (13.67%) Project Management
17 19 (13.67%) Finance
18 18 (12.95%) SQL Server
18 18 (12.95%) Microsoft Azure
18 18 (12.95%) SaaS
19 16 (11.51%) QA
19 16 (11.51%) Spring

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (5.76%) Umbraco
2 6 (4.32%) Confluence
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.16%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.44%) CMS
4 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.72%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (3.60%) HipChat
3 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.88%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (12.95%) SaaS
2 12 (8.63%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.60%) PaaS
4 4 (2.88%) GitHub
5 3 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.16%) IaaS
5 3 (2.16%) Office 365
5 3 (2.16%) Serverless
6 2 (1.44%) npm
6 2 (1.44%) Yarn
7 1 (0.72%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.44%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.91%) Big Data
3 8 (5.76%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.60%) Power BI
6 4 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.88%) Lumira
6 4 (2.88%) OLAP
6 4 (2.88%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (2.88%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (2.88%) QlikView
6 4 (2.88%) SAP BW
6 4 (2.88%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (2.88%) SAP HANA
6 4 (2.88%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.44%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.72%) Redis
8 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (17.27%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.79%) JIRA
3 12 (8.63%) Git (software)
4 11 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (5.76%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.04%) Selenium
7 6 (4.32%) NUnit
8 5 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (3.60%) Bitbucket
8 5 (3.60%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.88%) Maven
10 3 (2.16%) Grunt
10 3 (2.16%) JMeter
10 3 (2.16%) Subversion
11 2 (1.44%) gulp
11 2 (1.44%) Hudson
11 2 (1.44%) JUnit
11 2 (1.44%) Mocha
11 2 (1.44%) QUnit
11 2 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (13.67%) Finance
2 15 (10.79%) Automotive
3 12 (8.63%) Retail
4 8 (5.76%) Banking
5 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.44%) German Language
5 2 (1.44%) Military
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (48.20%) Developer
2 17 (12.23%) .NET Developer
3 15 (10.79%) Project Manager
4 14 (10.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (10.07%) Java Developer
5 13 (9.35%) Development Manager
5 13 (9.35%) Test Automation Engineer
6 12 (8.63%) Automation Tester
6 12 (8.63%) Software Developer
6 12 (8.63%) Tester
7 11 (7.91%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.91%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Manual Tester
8 10 (7.19%) QA Automation Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) QA Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) QA Tester
8 10 (7.19%) Senior Automation Tester
8 10 (7.19%) Senior QA Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Senior QA Tester
8 10 (7.19%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (31.65%) CSS
2 41 (29.50%) .NET
2 41 (29.50%) HTML
3 30 (21.58%) REST
4 22 (15.83%) ASP.NET
5 21 (15.11%) AngularJS
6 16 (11.51%) Spring
7 15 (10.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (8.63%) Hibernate
9 11 (7.91%) jQuery
9 11 (7.91%) Web Services
10 10 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (7.19%) HTML5
11 9 (6.47%) CSS3
11 9 (6.47%) Node.js
12 7 (5.04%) .NET Framework
12 7 (5.04%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (5.04%) SOAP
13 6 (4.32%) Ajax
13 6 (4.32%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.04%) PMI
4 6 (4.32%) Virtual Team
5 5 (3.60%) Learning Management System
5 5 (3.60%) User Experience
6 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.16%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.44%) Clustering
8 2 (1.44%) FMCG
8 2 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.72%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) RIA
9 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.19%) Windows
2 6 (4.32%) Linux
3 3 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.44%) Android
4 2 (1.44%) CentOS
4 2 (1.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (92.81%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (23.74%) TDD
3 31 (22.30%) Test Automation
4 30 (21.58%) BDD
5 29 (20.86%) Coaching
6 26 (18.71%) MVC
7 21 (15.11%) Unit Testing
8 19 (13.67%) Front End Development
8 19 (13.67%) Open Source
8 19 (13.67%) Project Management
8 19 (13.67%) SDLC
9 16 (11.51%) User Stories
10 15 (10.79%) Software Engineering
11 14 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (9.35%) Change Management
12 13 (9.35%) Web Application Development
13 12 (8.63%) Kanban
14 11 (7.91%) Manual Testing
14 11 (7.91%) PRINCE2
14 11 (7.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (34.53%) JavaScript
2 45 (32.37%) SQL
3 42 (30.22%) C#
4 28 (20.14%) Java
5 13 (9.35%) Java 8
6 5 (3.60%) C++
7 4 (2.88%) Python
8 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.16%) Java 9
9 2 (1.44%) C
9 2 (1.44%) ES6
9 2 (1.44%) Perl
9 2 (1.44%) Ruby
9 2 (1.44%) Scala
9 2 (1.44%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.72%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.72%) Go
10 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (17.99%) Degree
2 7 (5.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.32%) PMI Certification
3 6 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.88%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.88%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.16%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.51%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (5.04%) Docker
2 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) zsh
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.44%) Puppet
3 1 (0.72%) Ansible
3 1 (0.72%) Grafana
3 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.72%) Kibana
3 1 (0.72%) logstash
3 1 (0.72%) Marathon
3 1 (0.72%) Mesos
3 1 (0.72%) Nagios
3 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.79%) Oracle
3 5 (3.60%) Atlassian
3 5 (3.60%) SAP
3 5 (3.60%) Tableau
4 3 (2.16%) Capita
4 3 (2.16%) Google
5 2 (1.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.72%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.72%) HP
6 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.72%) ServiceNow