Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 36 41
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 224 175 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 8.65% 6.00% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.20% 6.94% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 242 173 251
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £30,350 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 2,196 2,521 3,911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.82% 86.45% 86.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,812 1,837 3,159
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,900 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 211 (94.20%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (34.38%) TDD
3 76 (33.93%) Test Automation
4 74 (33.04%) JavaScript
5 73 (32.59%) HTML
6 66 (29.46%) CSS
7 65 (29.02%) Java
8 64 (28.57%) C#
9 63 (28.13%) BDD
10 61 (27.23%) .NET
11 59 (26.34%) Degree
12 57 (25.45%) SQL
13 48 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
14 47 (20.98%) AngularJS
14 47 (20.98%) QA
15 44 (19.64%) SDLC
15 44 (19.64%) Open Source
16 39 (17.41%) Computer Science
16 39 (17.41%) Finance
17 37 (16.52%) SQL Server
18 34 (15.18%) HTML5
19 33 (14.73%) Selenium
19 33 (14.73%) Computer Science Degree
20 32 (14.29%) Unit Testing
20 32 (14.29%) SaaS
20 32 (14.29%) Project Management
21 29 (12.95%) MVC
22 28 (12.50%) DevOps
23 27 (12.05%) ASP.NET
23 27 (12.05%) Microsoft

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 10 (4.46%) IIS
1 10 (4.46%) Umbraco
2 8 (3.57%) Confluence
3 5 (2.23%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.79%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.79%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.79%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.34%) Apache
5 3 (1.34%) CMS
6 2 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.45%) JBoss
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.79%) HipChat
3 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 32 (14.29%) SaaS
2 15 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.80%) npm
4 6 (2.68%) Serverless
5 4 (1.79%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.79%) Force.com
5 4 (1.79%) GitHub
6 2 (0.89%) Slack
7 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.79%) BGP
1 4 (1.79%) EIGRP
1 4 (1.79%) Firewall
1 4 (1.79%) Internet
1 4 (1.79%) MPLS
1 4 (1.79%) OSPF
1 4 (1.79%) RIP
2 1 (0.45%) 3GPP
2 1 (0.45%) 5G
2 1 (0.45%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (0.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) LTE
2 1 (0.45%) SMTP
2 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.48%) Big Data
2 19 (8.48%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.46%) MySQL
4 9 (4.02%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.23%) Power BI
6 5 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.23%) Star Schema
7 4 (1.79%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.79%) HBase
7 4 (1.79%) Impala
7 4 (1.79%) Neo4j
7 4 (1.79%) Pentaho
7 4 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.79%) QlikView
7 4 (1.79%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 33 (14.73%) Selenium
2 21 (9.38%) Git (software)
3 19 (8.48%) JIRA
3 19 (8.48%) Visual Studio
4 17 (7.59%) Cucumber
5 15 (6.70%) HP UFT
5 15 (6.70%) WebDriver
6 13 (5.80%) gulp
6 13 (5.80%) Jasmine
6 13 (5.80%) Karma Test Runner
6 13 (5.80%) Protractor
6 13 (5.80%) webpack
7 11 (4.91%) Maven
7 11 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (4.46%) Subversion
9 9 (4.02%) Jenkins
10 8 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (3.13%) LoadRunner
11 7 (3.13%) NUnit
11 7 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 39 (17.41%) Finance
2 15 (6.70%) Retail
3 5 (2.23%) Banking
3 5 (2.23%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.79%) Games
4 4 (1.79%) Law
5 3 (1.34%) Advertising
5 3 (1.34%) Automotive
5 3 (1.34%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.89%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 107 (47.77%) Developer
2 23 (10.27%) Analyst
2 23 (10.27%) Project Manager
2 23 (10.27%) Senior Developer
3 20 (8.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 20 (8.93%) Java Developer
4 17 (7.59%) .NET Developer
5 15 (6.70%) Software Engineer
6 14 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 14 (6.25%) Team Leader
7 13 (5.80%) Java Software Engineer
7 13 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (5.80%) Test Analyst
8 12 (5.36%) Lead Developer
8 12 (5.36%) Scrum Master
8 12 (5.36%) Senior Test Analyst
9 11 (4.91%) Financial Software Product Manager
9 11 (4.91%) Software Developer
9 11 (4.91%) Software Project Manager
10 10 (4.46%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (32.59%) HTML
2 66 (29.46%) CSS
3 61 (27.23%) .NET
4 47 (20.98%) AngularJS
5 34 (15.18%) HTML5
6 27 (12.05%) ASP.NET
7 24 (10.71%) Sass
8 23 (10.27%) REST
8 23 (10.27%) Spring
9 22 (9.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 20 (8.93%) CSS3
11 18 (8.04%) React
12 17 (7.59%) Node.js
13 16 (7.14%) jQuery
14 14 (6.25%) .NET Framework
15 13 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (5.80%) SOAP
15 13 (5.80%) WinForms
16 11 (4.91%) Web Services
17 10 (4.46%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.41%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.91%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.68%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.68%) Fintech
7 5 (2.23%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.79%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.79%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.79%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.34%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.34%) Clustering
9 3 (1.34%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.34%) User Experience
10 2 (0.89%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.89%) Wiki
11 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.71%) Linux
2 15 (6.70%) Windows
3 11 (4.91%) Unix
4 8 (3.57%) CentOS
4 8 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.79%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.34%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (94.20%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (34.38%) TDD
3 76 (33.93%) Test Automation
4 63 (28.13%) BDD
5 48 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (19.64%) Open Source
6 44 (19.64%) SDLC
7 32 (14.29%) Project Management
7 32 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 29 (12.95%) MVC
9 28 (12.50%) DevOps
10 25 (11.16%) User Stories
11 23 (10.27%) Coaching
12 22 (9.82%) Front End Development
13 21 (9.38%) OO
14 20 (8.93%) Microservices
14 20 (8.93%) Software Engineering
14 20 (8.93%) Software Testing
15 19 (8.48%) Kanban
16 18 (8.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (33.04%) JavaScript
2 65 (29.02%) Java
3 64 (28.57%) C#
4 57 (25.45%) SQL
5 18 (8.04%) Python
6 14 (6.25%) ES6
6 14 (6.25%) ES7
7 10 (4.46%) C++
7 10 (4.46%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.02%) C
9 7 (3.13%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.68%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.79%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.79%) Jython
11 4 (1.79%) Scala
12 3 (1.34%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.34%) PHP
13 1 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 59 (26.34%) Degree
2 33 (14.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 13 (5.80%) ISEB
5 7 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.34%) APMP
6 3 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.45%) PMP
7 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (20.98%) QA
2 5 (2.23%) COBIT
3 4 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.89%) GDPR
4 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.89%) PSD2
5 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (5.36%) Docker
2 4 (1.79%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.79%) HDFS
2 4 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (3.57%) Nagios
1 8 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.13%) Puppet
3 5 (2.23%) Ansible
4 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.79%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.79%) Oozie
4 4 (1.79%) Salt
4 4 (1.79%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.59%) Oracle
3 13 (5.80%) Twitter
4 7 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.23%) Capita
6 4 (1.79%) AppDynamics
6 4 (1.79%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.79%) Citrix
6 4 (1.79%) Cloudera
6 4 (1.79%) HP
6 4 (1.79%) New Relic
6 4 (1.79%) Rackspace
6 4 (1.79%) Tableau
6 4 (1.79%) Talend
7 3 (1.34%) RedGate
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco
8 1 (0.45%) Google
8 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.45%) SAP