Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 34 35
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 195 245 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 8.17% 7.02% 6.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.62% 8.00% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 213 247 290
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +11.11%

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 2028 3063 3974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.92% 87.71% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1631 2241 3100
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,500 £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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 173 (88.72%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (35.38%) TDD
3 68 (34.87%) Test Automation
4 67 (34.36%) Degree
5 64 (32.82%) JavaScript
6 58 (29.74%) BDD
7 55 (28.21%) Java
8 54 (27.69%) Computer Science
8 54 (27.69%) QA
9 50 (25.64%) AngularJS
10 48 (24.62%) SQL
11 47 (24.10%) HTML
12 46 (23.59%) SDLC
12 46 (23.59%) Computer Science Degree
13 45 (23.08%) CSS
14 44 (22.56%) C#
15 41 (21.03%) Open Source
16 38 (19.49%) Selenium
17 37 (18.97%) .NET
18 36 (18.46%) Project Management
19 33 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
20 31 (15.90%) Finance
21 29 (14.87%) HTML5
22 28 (14.36%) Unit Testing
23 27 (13.85%) User Acceptance Testing
24 26 (13.33%) SaaS
25 25 (12.82%) CRM
26 24 (12.31%) Python
26 24 (12.31%) Linux
26 24 (12.31%) JIRA

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 (7.18%) Confluence
2 8 (4.10%) IIS
3 4 (2.05%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.05%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.05%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.05%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.54%) JBoss
4 3 (1.54%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.03%) CMS
5 2 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.51%) Drupal
6 1 (0.51%) Kentico
6 1 (0.51%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.62%) SAP ERP
1 9 (4.62%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (2.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.33%) SaaS
2 13 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (6.15%) npm
4 10 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (4.62%) Force.com
6 4 (2.05%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.05%) GitHub
7 2 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.03%) Serverless
8 1 (0.51%) IaaS
8 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.59%) Internet
2 4 (2.05%) BGP
2 4 (2.05%) EIGRP
2 4 (2.05%) Firewall
2 4 (2.05%) MPLS
2 4 (2.05%) OSPF
2 4 (2.05%) RIP
3 1 (0.51%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (0.51%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) SMTP
3 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.79%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.28%) Big Data
3 19 (9.74%) Hadoop
4 13 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 11 (5.64%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.62%) Neo4j
7 9 (4.62%) Pentaho
7 9 (4.62%) SQLPlus
8 5 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.56%) MySQL
8 5 (2.56%) Power BI
8 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.56%) Star Schema
9 4 (2.05%) HBase
9 4 (2.05%) Impala
9 4 (2.05%) QlikView
9 4 (2.05%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.05%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 38 (19.49%) Selenium
2 24 (12.31%) JIRA
3 23 (11.79%) WebDriver
4 22 (11.28%) HP UFT
5 21 (10.77%) Git (software)
6 17 (8.72%) LoadRunner
7 13 (6.67%) Cucumber
8 12 (6.15%) gulp
8 12 (6.15%) Jasmine
8 12 (6.15%) Jenkins
8 12 (6.15%) JMeter
8 12 (6.15%) Karma Test Runner
8 12 (6.15%) Maven
8 12 (6.15%) Protractor
8 12 (6.15%) webpack
9 10 (5.13%) JUnit
10 9 (4.62%) eggPlant
10 9 (4.62%) LoadUI
10 9 (4.62%) SoapUI
10 9 (4.62%) Toad
General
1 31 (15.90%) Finance
2 9 (4.62%) Publishing
3 7 (3.59%) Financial Institution
3 7 (3.59%) Retail
4 6 (3.08%) Games
5 4 (2.05%) Military
6 3 (1.54%) Marketing
7 2 (1.03%) Advertising
7 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (36.92%) Developer
2 22 (11.28%) Analyst
3 19 (9.74%) Project Manager
3 19 (9.74%) Test Analyst
4 15 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 15 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 14 (7.18%) Scrum Master
6 12 (6.15%) .NET Developer
6 12 (6.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (5.64%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (5.13%) Consultant
8 10 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.13%) Senior Test Analyst
9 9 (4.62%) Java Software Developer
9 9 (4.62%) SAP Analyst
9 9 (4.62%) SAP Test Analyst
9 9 (4.62%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.62%) Team Leader
10 8 (4.10%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.64%) AngularJS
2 47 (24.10%) HTML
3 45 (23.08%) CSS
4 37 (18.97%) .NET
5 29 (14.87%) HTML5
6 23 (11.79%) SOAP
7 22 (11.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (9.74%) Web Services
9 17 (8.72%) React
10 16 (8.21%) Sass
11 15 (7.69%) Backbone.js
11 15 (7.69%) CSS3
11 15 (7.69%) Spring
12 14 (7.18%) .NET Framework
12 14 (7.18%) Node.js
13 12 (6.15%) ASP.NET
13 12 (6.15%) jQuery
13 12 (6.15%) REST
14 10 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
14 10 (5.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 54 (27.69%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.59%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.56%) User Experience
7 4 (2.05%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.05%) Fintech
7 4 (2.05%) iPad
7 4 (2.05%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.05%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.05%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.05%) Wiki
8 2 (1.03%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.03%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.51%) Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.31%) Linux
2 18 (9.23%) Windows
3 13 (6.67%) CentOS
3 13 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 7 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.56%) Unix
6 4 (2.05%) Android
7 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (88.72%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (35.38%) TDD
3 68 (34.87%) Test Automation
4 58 (29.74%) BDD
5 46 (23.59%) SDLC
6 41 (21.03%) Open Source
7 36 (18.46%) Project Management
8 33 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (14.36%) Unit Testing
10 27 (13.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 25 (12.82%) CRM
12 24 (12.31%) Mathematics
13 21 (10.77%) Functional Testing
14 20 (10.26%) Mentoring
14 20 (10.26%) OO
14 20 (10.26%) Test Scripting
15 18 (9.23%) Continuous Delivery
15 18 (9.23%) ETL
15 18 (9.23%) Software Testing
15 18 (9.23%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 64 (32.82%) JavaScript
2 55 (28.21%) Java
3 48 (24.62%) SQL
4 44 (22.56%) C#
5 24 (12.31%) Python
6 18 (9.23%) ES6
7 12 (6.15%) ECMAScript
8 9 (4.62%) Jython
9 8 (4.10%) C++
10 7 (3.59%) PHP
10 7 (3.59%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.59%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.56%) Apex Code
11 5 (2.56%) Perl
12 4 (2.05%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.05%) Scala
13 2 (1.03%) C
13 2 (1.03%) VC++
14 1 (0.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 67 (34.36%) Degree
2 46 (23.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (11.79%) ISTQB
4 13 (6.67%) ISEB
5 9 (4.62%) Security Cleared
6 8 (4.10%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) APMP
7 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.51%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.51%) PMP
7 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (27.69%) QA
2 5 (2.56%) COBIT
3 4 (2.05%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.03%) SLA
4 2 (1.03%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (6.15%) Docker
2 4 (2.05%) Apache Flume
2 4 (2.05%) HDFS
2 4 (2.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (4.10%) Nagios
2 8 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.56%) Ansible
3 5 (2.56%) Puppet
4 4 (2.05%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.05%) Oozie
4 4 (2.05%) Salt
4 4 (2.05%) Terraform
5 2 (1.03%) Grafana
6 1 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.69%) Oracle
3 13 (6.67%) HP
4 12 (6.15%) Twitter
5 10 (5.13%) SAP
6 9 (4.62%) Talend
7 4 (2.05%) AppDynamics
7 4 (2.05%) Citrix
7 4 (2.05%) Cloudera
7 4 (2.05%) New Relic
7 4 (2.05%) Rackspace
7 4 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.05%) Tableau
8 3 (1.54%) Google
9 2 (1.03%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.51%) Capita
10 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.51%) RedGate
10 1 (0.51%) Xamarin