Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 11 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 +22
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 86 128 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 9.53% 14.21% 9.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.32% 15.48% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 83 118 90
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £30,250 £32,350 £31,975
90th Percentile £53,750 £63,750 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -5.88%

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 833 827 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 92.35% 91.79% 85.16%
Number of salaries quoted 686 675 765
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.97% +2.63%
10th Percentile £24,875 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,125 £62,500 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 70 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.88%) SDLC
3 28 (32.56%) .NET
4 27 (31.40%) SQL
4 27 (31.40%) Mobile App
5 25 (29.07%) Test Automation
6 23 (26.74%) C#
7 21 (24.42%) QA
8 20 (23.26%) Selenium
9 19 (22.09%) User Stories
10 18 (20.93%) Java
11 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
11 17 (19.77%) Software Engineering
11 17 (19.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 15 (17.44%) Kanban
13 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
13 13 (15.12%) HTML
13 13 (15.12%) MVC
13 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (12.79%) MongoDB
14 11 (12.79%) Test Strategy
14 11 (12.79%) Test Scripting
15 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (10.47%) Product Management
16 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
16 8 (9.30%) Waterfall
16 8 (9.30%) AngularJS
16 8 (9.30%) TDD
16 8 (9.30%) Web Development
16 8 (9.30%) JIRA

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 2 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (1.16%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.16%) Confluence
2 1 (1.16%) OpenEdge
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) GitHub
2 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Network Security
1 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.81%) Redis
3 4 (4.65%) MySQL
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.16%) Big Data
5 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (23.26%) Selenium
2 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.30%) JIRA
3 7 (8.14%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.81%) Bitbucket
4 5 (5.81%) SoapUI
5 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.33%) JUnit
7 2 (2.33%) Maven
7 2 (2.33%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.33%) Subversion
8 1 (1.16%) Buildbot
8 1 (1.16%) git-flow
8 1 (1.16%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.16%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (9.30%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Games
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Back Office
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (27.91%) Analyst
2 21 (24.42%) Developer
3 19 (22.09%) Business Analyst
4 13 (15.12%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (15.12%) Senior Business Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Tester
6 9 (10.47%) .NET Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Automation Tester
7 8 (9.30%) Agile Business Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) Software Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) Test Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Project Manager
9 6 (6.98%) Scrum Master
9 6 (6.98%) Senior Scrum Master
10 5 (5.81%) Agile Project Manager
10 5 (5.81%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (5.81%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.56%) .NET
2 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
3 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (15.12%) HTML
4 8 (9.30%) AngularJS
5 7 (8.14%) .NET Core
5 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (8.14%) CSS
6 6 (6.98%) RESTful
7 4 (4.65%) React
8 3 (3.49%) Jest
8 3 (3.49%) koa
8 3 (3.49%) Spring
8 3 (3.49%) WinForms
8 3 (3.49%) WPF
9 2 (2.33%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.33%) Express
9 2 (2.33%) HTML5
9 2 (2.33%) Sails.js
10 1 (1.16%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.40%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.14%) User Experience
3 5 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.33%) EPoS
6 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.16%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.16%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Unix
2 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.88%) SDLC
3 25 (29.07%) Test Automation
4 19 (22.09%) User Stories
5 17 (19.77%) Software Engineering
5 17 (19.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 15 (17.44%) Kanban
7 13 (15.12%) MVC
8 11 (12.79%) Test Scripting
8 11 (12.79%) Test Strategy
9 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (10.47%) Product Management
10 8 (9.30%) TDD
10 8 (9.30%) Waterfall
10 8 (9.30%) Web Development
11 7 (8.14%) Business Transformation
11 7 (8.14%) Coaching
11 7 (8.14%) Software Delivery
11 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (6.98%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.40%) SQL
2 23 (26.74%) C#
3 18 (20.93%) Java
4 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.98%) Ruby
5 6 (6.98%) Scala
6 5 (5.81%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.65%) C++
7 4 (4.65%) PHP
8 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.49%) Python
9 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.16%) C
9 1 (1.16%) Groovy
9 1 (1.16%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.42%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.16%) GCP
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Ansible
1 1 (1.16%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (5.81%) Avid
1 5 (5.81%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (5.81%) Twitter
2 3 (3.49%) Lotus
3 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.16%) Google
4 1 (1.16%) Progress
4 1 (1.16%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.16%) Sitecore