Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 30 26
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 122 161 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.51% 6.36% 7.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 7.31% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 98 147 208
Reading median annual salary £51,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.27% +10.00% -2.91%
10th Percentile £36,600 £35,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £81,000 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% +5.00%

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 1,969 2,201 2,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 88.89% 86.89% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,671 1,874 1,699
Reading median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% -2.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,250 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -

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 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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.

1 110 (90.16%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (36.89%) TDD
2 45 (36.89%) JavaScript
2 45 (36.89%) AngularJS
3 40 (32.79%) .NET
4 38 (31.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 37 (30.33%) Java
5 37 (30.33%) C#
6 35 (28.69%) SQL
6 35 (28.69%) Test Automation
7 34 (27.87%) Amazon AWS
8 31 (25.41%) BDD
9 29 (23.77%) DevOps
10 28 (22.95%) Degree
11 26 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (21.31%) Python
12 25 (20.49%) CSS
13 23 (18.85%) Linux
13 23 (18.85%) Node.js
13 23 (18.85%) User Stories
13 23 (18.85%) React
14 21 (17.21%) SDLC
14 21 (17.21%) Jenkins
15 20 (16.39%) Waterfall
15 20 (16.39%) Web Services
15 20 (16.39%) HTML
15 20 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (15.57%) Project Management
16 19 (15.57%) QA
16 19 (15.57%) Continuous Delivery

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 (6.56%) Confluence
2 4 (3.28%) Apache
2 4 (3.28%) Apache Pig
2 4 (3.28%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (31.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (27.87%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (13.93%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (13.11%) SaaS
5 8 (6.56%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (6.56%) Force.com
5 8 (6.56%) GitHub
5 8 (6.56%) PaaS
6 7 (5.74%) IaaS
7 6 (4.92%) Power Platform
8 4 (3.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (3.28%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (3.28%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (3.28%) Amazon S3
8 4 (3.28%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (3.28%) AWS CloudTrail
8 4 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (3.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (2.46%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) Broadband
1 1 (0.82%) Firewall
1 1 (0.82%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (0.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.48%) Big Data
2 14 (11.48%) NoSQL
3 12 (9.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (7.38%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.92%) Data Lake
6 6 (4.92%) Power BI
6 6 (4.92%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.10%) CouchDB
7 5 (4.10%) MySQL
8 4 (3.28%) Amazon Athena
8 4 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (3.28%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.28%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.28%) HBase
8 4 (3.28%) HDInsight
8 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (17.21%) Jenkins
2 18 (14.75%) Git (software)
3 15 (12.30%) JIRA
4 11 (9.02%) Visual Studio
5 8 (6.56%) Selenium
6 7 (5.74%) Subversion
7 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (4.10%) GitLab
8 5 (4.10%) Maven
8 5 (4.10%) Protractor
9 4 (3.28%) HP UFT
9 4 (3.28%) LoadRunner
9 4 (3.28%) Mocha
9 4 (3.28%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.46%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.46%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.64%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.64%) NUnit
11 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (10.66%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Manufacturing
3 9 (7.38%) Retail
4 8 (6.56%) Electronics
4 8 (6.56%) Marketing
4 8 (6.56%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.92%) Games
6 4 (3.28%) Military
7 2 (1.64%) Automotive
8 1 (0.82%) Banking
8 1 (0.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (30.33%) Developer
2 13 (10.66%) Scrum Master
2 13 (10.66%) Software Engineer
3 10 (8.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (7.38%) Analyst
4 9 (7.38%) Business Analyst
4 9 (7.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (6.56%) Business IT Analyst
5 8 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (6.56%) IT Analyst
5 8 (6.56%) IT Business Analyst
6 7 (5.74%) Software Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.10%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.10%) Data Analytics Engineer
8 5 (4.10%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (4.10%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.28%) Azure Consultant
9 4 (3.28%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (36.89%) AngularJS
2 40 (32.79%) .NET
3 25 (20.49%) CSS
4 23 (18.85%) Node.js
4 23 (18.85%) React
5 20 (16.39%) HTML
5 20 (16.39%) Web Services
6 17 (13.93%) jQuery
7 16 (13.11%) REST
8 14 (11.48%) HTML5
9 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET
9 11 (9.02%) SOAP
10 9 (7.38%) JSON
10 9 (7.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (6.56%) Kafka
11 8 (6.56%) Visualforce
12 7 (5.74%) .NET Core
12 7 (5.74%) Angular 2
12 7 (5.74%) CSS3
12 7 (5.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.02%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.92%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.92%) User Experience
5 5 (4.10%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (4.10%) PMI
6 4 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.28%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.64%) Fintech
9 1 (0.82%) Robotics
9 1 (0.82%) Tandem
9 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.85%) Linux
2 16 (13.11%) Windows
3 5 (4.10%) Unix
4 3 (2.46%) Android
4 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.46%) Windows Phone
4 3 (2.46%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (90.16%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (36.89%) TDD
3 35 (28.69%) Test Automation
4 31 (25.41%) BDD
5 29 (23.77%) DevOps
6 26 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (18.85%) User Stories
8 21 (17.21%) SDLC
9 20 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (16.39%) Waterfall
10 19 (15.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 19 (15.57%) Project Management
11 18 (14.75%) Software Engineering
12 17 (13.93%) Coaching
12 17 (13.93%) Mentoring
13 16 (13.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 15 (12.30%) Analytics
14 15 (12.30%) Use Case
15 14 (11.48%) Open Source
16 13 (10.66%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.89%) JavaScript
2 37 (30.33%) C#
2 37 (30.33%) Java
3 35 (28.69%) SQL
4 26 (21.31%) Python
5 13 (10.66%) Bash Shell
6 11 (9.02%) PowerShell
7 8 (6.56%) Apex Code
7 8 (6.56%) Scala
8 7 (5.74%) Ruby
8 7 (5.74%) TypeScript
9 6 (4.92%) C++
10 5 (4.10%) Perl
10 5 (4.10%) PHP
11 4 (3.28%) Java 8
11 4 (3.28%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.28%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.46%) C
13 2 (1.64%) Cython
13 2 (1.64%) Go
Qualifications
1 28 (22.95%) Degree
2 11 (9.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (5.74%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.10%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (4.10%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.28%) AWS Certification
5 4 (3.28%) MCSA
5 4 (3.28%) MCSE
6 3 (2.46%) ISEB
6 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.64%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.82%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.57%) QA
2 8 (6.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (13.11%) Docker
2 6 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.82%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (11.48%) Ansible
2 13 (10.66%) Kubernetes
2 13 (10.66%) Puppet
2 13 (10.66%) Terraform
3 11 (9.02%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (3.28%) Rancher
5 1 (0.82%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (13.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.48%) Oracle
3 12 (9.84%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (9.84%) SAP
4 4 (3.28%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.28%) Cloudera
4 4 (3.28%) Informatica
4 4 (3.28%) Tableau
4 4 (3.28%) Teradata
5 2 (1.64%) Google
5 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.82%) Coverity
6 1 (0.82%) IBM
6 1 (0.82%) VMware