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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 32 31
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 94 137 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 7.54% 6.94% 6.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.02% 7.87% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 73 131 149
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1042 1741 2089
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.63% 88.15% 86.72%
Number of salaries quoted 788 1397 1371
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 142 (78.89%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (42.78%) Java
3 71 (39.44%) JavaScript
4 63 (35.00%) Linux
5 57 (31.67%) TDD
6 56 (31.11%) CSS
7 49 (27.22%) Software Engineering
8 48 (26.67%) HTML
9 45 (25.00%) Degree
10 42 (23.33%) AngularJS
11 39 (21.67%) SQL
12 37 (20.56%) C++
13 36 (20.00%) SDLC
14 34 (18.89%) Ajax
15 30 (16.67%) C#
15 30 (16.67%) .NET
16 29 (16.11%) Python
17 27 (15.00%) BDD
18 26 (14.44%) OOP
18 26 (14.44%) OO
18 26 (14.44%) Computer Science
19 25 (13.89%) Unit Testing
20 24 (13.33%) NoSQL
21 22 (12.22%) Backbone.js
21 22 (12.22%) Web Services
22 20 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
22 20 (11.11%) Eclipse
22 20 (11.11%) Finance
22 20 (11.11%) QA
23 19 (10.56%) Selenium

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 7 (3.89%) IIS
2 5 (2.78%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.67%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.11%) Apache
5 2 (1.11%) Confluence
5 2 (1.11%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.11%) JBoss
5 2 (1.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.56%) CMS
6 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.56%) Jetty
6 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.33%) SaaS
2 10 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.33%) Force.com
5 2 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) Office 365
6 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.11%) Internet
1 11 (6.11%) SMTP
2 2 (1.11%) IMAP
2 2 (1.11%) NAS
2 2 (1.11%) SAN
2 2 (1.11%) Skype
2 2 (1.11%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.56%) VoIP
3 1 (0.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 19 (10.56%) Big Data
3 18 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 15 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 11 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 9 (5.00%) Neo4j
7 7 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.89%) MySQL
7 7 (3.89%) Pentaho
8 5 (2.78%) Riak
9 3 (1.67%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.11%) HBase
10 2 (1.11%) InfluxDB
10 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.11%) OrientDB
10 2 (1.11%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 19 (10.56%) Selenium
3 14 (7.78%) WebDriver
4 12 (6.67%) Maven
5 11 (6.11%) Jenkins
5 11 (6.11%) Visual Studio
6 8 (4.44%) JIRA
7 7 (3.89%) Git (software)
7 7 (3.89%) Grunt
7 7 (3.89%) gulp
7 7 (3.89%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (3.33%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.33%) FitNesse
8 6 (3.33%) JMeter
8 6 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (3.33%) Mocha
8 6 (3.33%) Yeoman
9 5 (2.78%) Ant
9 5 (2.78%) JUnit
9 5 (2.78%) Selenium IDE
General
1 20 (11.11%) Finance
2 6 (3.33%) Retail
3 5 (2.78%) Financial Institution
3 5 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.67%) Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Front Office
5 1 (0.56%) Local Government
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (42.22%) Developer
2 24 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 22 (12.22%) Java Developer
4 21 (11.67%) Java Engineer
5 20 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 18 (10.00%) Analyst
7 17 (9.44%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (8.89%) .NET Developer
9 15 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
9 15 (8.33%) UI Developer
10 14 (7.78%) Business Analyst
10 14 (7.78%) Senior Developer
11 12 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
11 12 (6.67%) HTML Developer
11 12 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (6.67%) Mobile Engineer
12 11 (6.11%) C# Developer
13 10 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (5.56%) Linux Developer
14 9 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (31.11%) CSS
2 48 (26.67%) HTML
3 42 (23.33%) AngularJS
4 34 (18.89%) Ajax
5 30 (16.67%) .NET
6 22 (12.22%) Backbone.js
6 22 (12.22%) Web Services
7 18 (10.00%) jQuery
8 16 (8.89%) CSS3
8 16 (8.89%) HTML5
9 13 (7.22%) D3.js
10 12 (6.67%) XML
11 10 (5.56%) .NET Framework
11 10 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (5.56%) WCF
12 9 (5.00%) RESTful
13 8 (4.44%) Node.js
13 8 (4.44%) Servlets
13 8 (4.44%) SOAP
13 8 (4.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.44%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.33%) User Experience
3 14 (7.78%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.22%) iPad
7 2 (1.11%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.11%) Wiki
8 1 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.56%) PMI
8 1 (0.56%) Robotics
8 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (35.00%) Linux
2 14 (7.78%) Windows
3 12 (6.67%) Unix
4 7 (3.89%) CentOS
4 7 (3.89%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.22%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.67%) VMS
7 2 (1.11%) Debian
8 1 (0.56%) Android
8 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (78.89%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (31.67%) TDD
3 49 (27.22%) Software Engineering
4 36 (20.00%) SDLC
5 27 (15.00%) BDD
6 26 (14.44%) OO
6 26 (14.44%) OOP
7 25 (13.89%) Unit Testing
8 20 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
9 18 (10.00%) Open Source
10 16 (8.89%) Microservices
11 15 (8.33%) MVC
11 15 (8.33%) Test Strategy
12 13 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (7.22%) Multithreading
13 12 (6.67%) Mobile Development
13 12 (6.67%) Secure Coding
14 11 (6.11%) Test Automation
14 11 (6.11%) Test Scripting
14 11 (6.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 77 (42.78%) Java
2 71 (39.44%) JavaScript
3 39 (21.67%) SQL
4 37 (20.56%) C++
5 30 (16.67%) C#
6 29 (16.11%) Python
7 12 (6.67%) Perl
8 11 (6.11%) PHP
9 7 (3.89%) Jython
10 6 (3.33%) Apex Code
11 5 (2.78%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.78%) Ruby
12 4 (2.22%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.67%) Scala
14 2 (1.11%) Pig Latin
14 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.11%) R
15 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.56%) C
15 1 (0.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 45 (25.00%) Degree
2 10 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.89%) ISTQB
3 7 (3.89%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.33%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.11%) QA
2 7 (3.89%) WCAG
3 2 (1.11%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.22%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.11%) HDFS
5 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.67%) collectd
2 3 (1.67%) Graphite
2 3 (1.67%) Nagios
2 3 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.67%) Puppet
2 3 (1.67%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.11%) Grafana
3 2 (1.11%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 14 (7.78%) Oracle
2 8 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.89%) Adobe
3 7 (3.89%) Talend
3 7 (3.89%) VMware
4 5 (2.78%) HP
5 4 (2.22%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.11%) Google
7 2 (1.11%) IBM
7 2 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.56%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.56%) Xamarin
Reading, Berkshire
Metaskil Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Intec Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus excellent bonus and bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 and comprehensive package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago