Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 22 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 187 203 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.16% 8.39% 6.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.12% 9.70% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 152 221 220
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% -2.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £38,200 £33,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £62,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -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 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 1,848 2,093 2,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.54% 86.52% 90.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,564 1,693 2,207
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,337 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% -

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 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 Reading region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 178 (95.19%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 72 (38.50%) Test Automation
4 66 (35.29%) Java
5 63 (33.69%) Degree
6 61 (32.62%) HTML
7 57 (30.48%) BDD
8 56 (29.95%) CSS
9 50 (26.74%) TDD
10 47 (25.13%) Linux
11 46 (24.60%) QA
11 46 (24.60%) Amazon AWS
12 45 (24.06%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (24.06%) SQL
13 44 (23.53%) C#
14 41 (21.93%) Finance
14 41 (21.93%) Git (software)
15 40 (21.39%) Microsoft Azure
16 39 (20.86%) Web Services
16 39 (20.86%) Business Intelligence
17 38 (20.32%) .NET
17 38 (20.32%) Computer Science
18 37 (19.79%) Microsoft
19 34 (18.18%) Python
19 34 (18.18%) SAP
19 34 (18.18%) NoSQL
19 34 (18.18%) Coaching
20 33 (17.65%) Manufacturing
21 32 (17.11%) Mathematics
21 32 (17.11%) AngularJS

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 14 (7.49%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (3.74%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.21%) Apache Spark
4 6 (3.21%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.67%) JBoss
6 4 (2.14%) Apache Pig
6 4 (2.14%) Confluence
6 4 (2.14%) nginx
6 4 (2.14%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.60%) Apache
7 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.53%) CMS
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.14%) Scribe Insight
3 1 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 46 (24.60%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (21.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (13.90%) SaaS
4 24 (12.83%) GitHub
5 11 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (5.35%) Office 365
7 7 (3.74%) Amazon S3
7 7 (3.74%) PaaS
8 6 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (3.21%) Serverless
9 4 (2.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (2.14%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (2.14%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.14%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (2.14%) Route 53
9 4 (2.14%) Scribe Online
9 4 (2.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.21%) HTTP
2 5 (2.67%) VPN
3 4 (2.14%) Firewall
3 4 (2.14%) SNMP
4 2 (1.07%) Internet
5 1 (0.53%) FTP
5 1 (0.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 28 (14.97%) RDBMS
2 28 (14.97%) Relational Database
3 22 (11.76%) MySQL
4 21 (11.23%) SQL Server
5 20 (10.70%) Big Data
6 14 (7.49%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (6.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (6.95%) CouchDB
8 12 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (4.81%) MongoDB
9 9 (4.81%) Power BI
10 8 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (3.74%) Hadoop
12 6 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (3.21%) HBase
13 5 (2.67%) QlikView
14 4 (2.14%) Apache Hive
14 4 (2.14%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 41 (21.93%) Git (software)
2 30 (16.04%) Jenkins
3 24 (12.83%) JIRA
4 20 (10.70%) Visual Studio
5 18 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (8.02%) Selenium
7 13 (6.95%) Subversion
8 12 (6.42%) Maven
9 10 (5.35%) Cucumber
10 7 (3.74%) IntelliJ
10 7 (3.74%) NUnit
11 5 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (2.67%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (2.67%) SpecFlow
12 4 (2.14%) Eclipse
12 4 (2.14%) Gradle
12 4 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (2.14%) Vagrant
12 4 (2.14%) VersionOne
13 3 (1.60%) Grunt
General
1 41 (21.93%) Finance
2 33 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 25 (13.37%) Telecoms
4 23 (12.30%) Electronics
4 23 (12.30%) Marketing
5 15 (8.02%) Automotive
6 13 (6.95%) Banking
7 6 (3.21%) Retail
8 4 (2.14%) Back Office
8 4 (2.14%) Legal
9 2 (1.07%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.07%) German Language
9 2 (1.07%) Military
10 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (42.25%) Developer
2 38 (20.32%) Senior Developer
3 25 (13.37%) Java Developer
4 18 (9.63%) Development Manager
5 17 (9.09%) QA Engineer
6 16 (8.56%) QA Automation Engineer
6 16 (8.56%) Test Automation Engineer
7 15 (8.02%) .NET Developer
7 15 (8.02%) Python Developer
7 15 (8.02%) Senior Python Developer
8 14 (7.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (5.88%) Automation Tester
9 11 (5.88%) Tester
10 10 (5.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (5.35%) Project Manager
10 10 (5.35%) QA Automation Tester
10 10 (5.35%) QA Tester
11 9 (4.81%) Manual Tester
11 9 (4.81%) QA Manual Tester
11 9 (4.81%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (32.62%) HTML
2 56 (29.95%) CSS
3 39 (20.86%) Web Services
4 38 (20.32%) .NET
5 32 (17.11%) AngularJS
6 30 (16.04%) React
7 27 (14.44%) HTML5
7 27 (14.44%) REST
8 25 (13.37%) ASP.NET
9 22 (11.76%) XML
10 20 (10.70%) jQuery
10 20 (10.70%) Spring
11 17 (9.09%) RESTful
12 15 (8.02%) CSS3
12 15 (8.02%) SOAP
13 14 (7.49%) .NET Framework
13 14 (7.49%) J2EE
13 14 (7.49%) Node.js
14 13 (6.95%) Spring Boot
15 11 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.70%) Mobile App
2 12 (6.42%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 10 (5.35%) User Experience
5 9 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.81%) Fintech
6 8 (4.28%) PMI
6 8 (4.28%) Public Cloud
7 6 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.14%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.14%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.60%) Robotics
10 3 (1.60%) Tandem
11 2 (1.07%) Clustering
11 2 (1.07%) FMCG
11 2 (1.07%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.53%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.13%) Linux
2 27 (14.44%) Unix
3 25 (13.37%) Windows
4 9 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.28%) Android
5 8 (4.28%) CentOS
6 7 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.74%) Windows Phone
6 7 (3.74%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (2.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (95.19%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (38.50%) Test Automation
3 57 (30.48%) BDD
4 50 (26.74%) TDD
5 45 (24.06%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (20.86%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (20.32%) Computer Science
8 34 (18.18%) Coaching
9 32 (17.11%) Mathematics
10 30 (16.04%) DevOps
11 29 (15.51%) Microservices
12 27 (14.44%) SDLC
13 23 (12.30%) Digital Marketing
13 23 (12.30%) Kanban
13 23 (12.30%) Open Source
13 23 (12.30%) Programme Management
14 22 (11.76%) Change Management
14 22 (11.76%) MVC
14 22 (11.76%) OO
14 22 (11.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 99 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 66 (35.29%) Java
3 45 (24.06%) SQL
4 44 (23.53%) C#
5 34 (18.18%) Python
6 16 (8.56%) Go
7 13 (6.95%) Cython
8 10 (5.35%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.28%) C
10 7 (3.74%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.74%) Java 8
11 6 (3.21%) Ruby
12 5 (2.67%) ES6
12 5 (2.67%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.67%) Scala
13 4 (2.14%) PHP
13 4 (2.14%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.60%) TypeScript
15 2 (1.07%) Perl
15 2 (1.07%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 63 (33.69%) Degree
2 20 (10.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (6.95%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (3.74%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.14%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.60%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (1.07%) ISEB
8 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (24.60%) QA
2 5 (2.67%) PSD2
3 4 (2.14%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.07%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (8.56%) Docker
2 12 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.21%) HDFS
4 4 (2.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.14%) Apache Flume
4 4 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.14%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.53%) zsh
Systems Management
1 13 (6.95%) Ansible
2 12 (6.42%) Puppet
3 8 (4.28%) Kubernetes
3 8 (4.28%) Nagios
3 8 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.28%) Rundeck
4 5 (2.67%) Kibana
4 5 (2.67%) Mesos
4 5 (2.67%) Terraform
5 4 (2.14%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (2.14%) Oozie
5 4 (2.14%) Rancher
5 4 (2.14%) Salt
6 2 (1.07%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.53%) Grafana
7 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.53%) logstash
7 1 (0.53%) Marathon
Vendors
1 37 (19.79%) Microsoft
2 34 (18.18%) SAP
3 25 (13.37%) Oracle
4 13 (6.95%) Tableau
5 12 (6.42%) VMware
6 5 (2.67%) Google
6 5 (2.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.14%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (2.14%) Citrix
7 4 (2.14%) Cloudera
7 4 (2.14%) Hortonworks
7 4 (2.14%) HP
7 4 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.14%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.60%) IBM
8 3 (1.60%) Zend
9 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.53%) Dell
9 1 (0.53%) Telerik