Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 15 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 120 132 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 13.53% 13.66% 9.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.74% 14.72% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 101 120 103
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,475 £28,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £63,750 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £43,250 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.50% +25.00% +6.67%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 814 897 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 91.77% 92.86% 84.51%
Number of salaries quoted 692 731 845
Sheffield median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £61,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Sheffield

Scrum
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Scrum in Sheffield

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Sheffield over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 107 (89.17%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (35.83%) Kanban
3 42 (35.00%) Test Automation
3 42 (35.00%) SQL
4 38 (31.67%) C#
5 36 (30.00%) .NET
6 35 (29.17%) Software Engineering
7 34 (28.33%) Selenium
7 34 (28.33%) Mobile App
8 33 (27.50%) SDLC
8 33 (27.50%) Java
9 28 (23.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 25 (20.83%) User Stories
10 25 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (20.00%) TDD
12 23 (19.17%) QA
13 22 (18.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (17.50%) Waterfall
14 21 (17.50%) Finance
14 21 (17.50%) JavaScript
15 20 (16.67%) Cucumber
15 20 (16.67%) BDD
16 19 (15.83%) ASP.NET
16 19 (15.83%) DSDM
17 18 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
18 16 (13.33%) Mentoring
18 16 (13.33%) MVC
19 15 (12.50%) JIRA
19 15 (12.50%) SoapUI
20 14 (11.67%) Jenkins

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 3 (2.50%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.83%) Confluence
2 1 (0.83%) OpenEdge
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.50%) GitHub
5 2 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) Broadband
2 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 8 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.17%) MySQL
4 3 (2.50%) Big Data
4 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.50%) Redis
5 2 (1.67%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (28.33%) Selenium
2 20 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 15 (12.50%) JIRA
3 15 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 14 (11.67%) Jenkins
5 12 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 12 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 10 (8.33%) Buildbot
6 10 (8.33%) Ranorex
7 9 (7.50%) Mercurial
7 9 (7.50%) Subversion
8 6 (5.00%) Appium
8 6 (5.00%) Gatling
8 6 (5.00%) JMeter
8 6 (5.00%) NeoLoad
8 6 (5.00%) WATIR
8 6 (5.00%) WebLOAD
9 4 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.50%) Bitbucket
General
1 21 (17.50%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Legal
2 10 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (35.00%) Developer
2 32 (26.67%) Analyst
3 23 (19.17%) Business Analyst
4 18 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 16 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 15 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
6 15 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
7 14 (11.67%) Software Analyst
7 14 (11.67%) Software Engineer
8 13 (10.83%) Java Developer
9 12 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (10.00%) Software Developer
10 11 (9.17%) Senior Developer
11 10 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
11 10 (8.33%) Consultant
11 10 (8.33%) Java Consultant
11 10 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (8.33%) Test Consultant
11 10 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (30.00%) .NET
2 22 (18.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (15.83%) ASP.NET
4 14 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (11.67%) RESTful
5 13 (10.83%) .NET Core
6 10 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 10 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 10 (8.33%) Web Services
7 9 (7.50%) CSS
7 9 (7.50%) HTML
8 8 (6.67%) Angular 2
8 8 (6.67%) WPF
9 6 (5.00%) Entity Framework
9 6 (5.00%) React
9 6 (5.00%) Spring
10 5 (4.17%) jQuery
10 5 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (3.33%) JSON
12 3 (2.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.67%) User Experience
4 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (89.17%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (35.83%) Kanban
3 42 (35.00%) Test Automation
4 35 (29.17%) Software Engineering
5 33 (27.50%) SDLC
6 28 (23.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 25 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (20.83%) User Stories
8 24 (20.00%) TDD
9 21 (17.50%) Waterfall
10 20 (16.67%) BDD
11 19 (15.83%) DSDM
12 16 (13.33%) Mentoring
12 16 (13.33%) MVC
13 14 (11.67%) Business Transformation
13 14 (11.67%) Software Delivery
14 13 (10.83%) Software Testing
14 13 (10.83%) Test Scripting
15 11 (9.17%) OO
16 10 (8.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.00%) SQL
2 38 (31.67%) C#
3 33 (27.50%) Java
4 21 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.67%) C++
5 14 (11.67%) Python
5 14 (11.67%) Ruby
6 11 (9.17%) PHP
7 10 (8.33%) C
7 10 (8.33%) Scala
8 9 (7.50%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.67%) XAML
11 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.83%) Degree
3 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.17%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) GCP
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Kubernetes
1 3 (2.50%) Terraform
2 2 (1.67%) Rancher
3 1 (0.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (8.33%) Atlassian
1 10 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.83%) Google
3 4 (3.33%) Avid
3 4 (3.33%) Twitter
4 3 (2.50%) Lotus
4 3 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.83%) SaltStack