Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 29 24
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 165 165 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 7.36% 7.16% 7.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.30% 8.29% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 149 194 274
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -13.04%
10th Percentile £39,500 £34,288 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,300 £62,500 £65,875
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 1,989 1,990 3,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 88.76% 86.30% 90.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,672 1,611 2,388
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,169 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 159 (96.36%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (47.27%) JavaScript
3 54 (32.73%) Degree
4 53 (32.12%) Java
4 53 (32.12%) Test Automation
5 50 (30.30%) HTML
6 49 (29.70%) SQL
7 48 (29.09%) CSS
8 46 (27.88%) TDD
9 44 (26.67%) BDD
10 43 (26.06%) C#
10 43 (26.06%) .NET
11 37 (22.42%) REST
12 36 (21.82%) Microsoft
12 36 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (20.00%) Linux
14 32 (19.39%) Computer Science
15 30 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
16 29 (17.58%) Coaching
16 29 (17.58%) Oracle
16 29 (17.58%) SQL Server
17 28 (16.97%) ASP.NET
17 28 (16.97%) QA
17 28 (16.97%) Git (software)
17 28 (16.97%) AngularJS
18 27 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
18 27 (16.36%) Mathematics
18 27 (16.36%) Web Services
19 26 (15.76%) Unit Testing
19 26 (15.76%) Open Source

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 12 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (4.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (3.03%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.03%) Confluence
3 5 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.42%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.82%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.82%) JBoss
5 3 (1.82%) nginx
5 3 (1.82%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.21%) Apache
6 2 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.61%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.61%) CMS
7 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.42%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (2.42%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (12.12%) SaaS
4 17 (10.30%) GitHub
5 10 (6.06%) Office 365
6 8 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (3.64%) Serverless
8 5 (3.03%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.42%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (2.42%) Scribe Online
10 3 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (1.82%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.82%) CloudFront
10 3 (1.82%) Route 53
10 3 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) Firewall
1 3 (1.82%) HTTP
1 3 (1.82%) Internet
1 3 (1.82%) SNMP
1 3 (1.82%) VPN
2 1 (0.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 18 (10.91%) Big Data
4 17 (10.30%) RDBMS
4 17 (10.30%) Relational Database
5 12 (7.27%) MySQL
5 12 (7.27%) Power BI
6 11 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (4.24%) CouchDB
8 7 (4.24%) MongoDB
8 7 (4.24%) QlikView
8 7 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (3.64%) Hadoop
10 5 (3.03%) HBase
11 4 (2.42%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (2.42%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 28 (16.97%) Git (software)
2 26 (15.76%) Jenkins
3 21 (12.73%) Visual Studio
4 20 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (11.52%) JIRA
6 12 (7.27%) Subversion
7 10 (6.06%) Cucumber
8 9 (5.45%) Selenium
9 8 (4.85%) Maven
10 7 (4.24%) NUnit
11 5 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (2.42%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (2.42%) SpecFlow
12 4 (2.42%) VersionOne
13 3 (1.82%) Eclipse
13 3 (1.82%) Gradle
13 3 (1.82%) Grunt
13 3 (1.82%) JMeter
13 3 (1.82%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (14.55%) Finance
2 17 (10.30%) Automotive
3 10 (6.06%) Banking
4 7 (4.24%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.24%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.64%) Electronics
5 6 (3.64%) Marketing
6 4 (2.42%) Back Office
7 2 (1.21%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.21%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.21%) German Language
7 2 (1.21%) Military
7 2 (1.21%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 85 (51.52%) Developer
2 30 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 26 (15.76%) Java Developer
4 17 (10.30%) .NET Developer
5 15 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
6 14 (8.48%) Development Manager
6 14 (8.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 13 (7.88%) Automation Tester
7 13 (7.88%) Tester
8 12 (7.27%) QA Automation Engineer
8 12 (7.27%) QA Engineer
9 11 (6.67%) Analyst
9 11 (6.67%) Manual Tester
9 11 (6.67%) QA Automation Tester
9 11 (6.67%) QA Manual Tester
9 11 (6.67%) QA Tester
9 11 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (6.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 11 (6.67%) Software Developer
10 10 (6.06%) Senior Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (30.30%) HTML
2 48 (29.09%) CSS
3 43 (26.06%) .NET
4 37 (22.42%) REST
5 28 (16.97%) AngularJS
5 28 (16.97%) ASP.NET
6 27 (16.36%) Web Services
7 21 (12.73%) Spring
8 19 (11.52%) HTML5
9 18 (10.91%) jQuery
10 16 (9.70%) React
11 15 (9.09%) CSS3
12 14 (8.48%) .NET Framework
12 14 (8.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (7.88%) SOAP
14 12 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (7.27%) XML
15 11 (6.67%) Hibernate
15 11 (6.67%) J2EE
16 10 (6.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.39%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.48%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.06%) User Experience
4 8 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (4.85%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (3.64%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.64%) Fintech
6 5 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.03%) PMI
6 5 (3.03%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.42%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.82%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.82%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.21%) Clustering
9 2 (1.21%) FMCG
9 2 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.61%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.00%) Linux
2 19 (11.52%) Unix
3 18 (10.91%) Windows
4 8 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.24%) CentOS
6 4 (2.42%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.21%) Android
8 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (96.36%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (32.12%) Test Automation
3 46 (27.88%) TDD
4 44 (26.67%) BDD
5 36 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (17.58%) Coaching
7 27 (16.36%) Mathematics
8 26 (15.76%) Open Source
8 26 (15.76%) Unit Testing
9 24 (14.55%) MVC
9 24 (14.55%) SDLC
10 22 (13.33%) User Stories
11 21 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (12.12%) Software Engineering
13 19 (11.52%) Front End Development
13 19 (11.52%) Kanban
14 17 (10.30%) Change Management
14 17 (10.30%) DevOps
14 17 (10.30%) Manual Testing
14 17 (10.30%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (47.27%) JavaScript
2 53 (32.12%) Java
3 49 (29.70%) SQL
4 43 (26.06%) C#
5 22 (13.33%) Python
6 10 (6.06%) Go
6 10 (6.06%) Java 8
7 8 (4.85%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.24%) Cython
9 6 (3.64%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.64%) C
10 5 (3.03%) ES6
10 5 (3.03%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.03%) Ruby
10 5 (3.03%) Scala
11 4 (2.42%) C++
11 4 (2.42%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.21%) Perl
12 2 (1.21%) PHP
12 2 (1.21%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 54 (32.73%) Degree
2 20 (12.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (6.06%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.42%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.21%) ISEB
6 2 (1.21%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.97%) QA
2 4 (2.42%) PMBOK
2 4 (2.42%) PSD2
3 2 (1.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (6.67%) Docker
2 9 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.03%) HDFS
4 4 (2.42%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.82%) Apache Flume
5 3 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.82%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.61%) zsh
Systems Management
1 11 (6.67%) Puppet
2 9 (5.45%) Ansible
3 7 (4.24%) Nagios
3 7 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.24%) Rundeck
4 6 (3.64%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.42%) Kibana
5 4 (2.42%) Mesos
5 4 (2.42%) Terraform
6 3 (1.82%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (1.82%) Oozie
6 3 (1.82%) Rancher
6 3 (1.82%) Salt
7 2 (1.21%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.61%) Grafana
8 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.61%) logstash
8 1 (0.61%) Marathon
Vendors
1 36 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.58%) Oracle
3 15 (9.09%) Tableau
4 11 (6.67%) SAP
5 9 (5.45%) VMware
6 4 (2.42%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (2.42%) Citrix
6 4 (2.42%) HP
6 4 (2.42%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.42%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.82%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.82%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.21%) Zend
9 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.61%) Telerik