Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 18 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 143 153 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 10.86% 11.05% 10.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.92% 12.11% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 130 141 122
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £29,325
90th Percentile £56,250 £63,750 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,200 1,263 1,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 91.12% 91.26% 85.69%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1,049 1,024
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,786 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.02% +6.25% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in South Yorkshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Scrum in South Yorkshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in South Yorkshire

Scrum
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -1 102 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Doncaster +19 25 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Barnsley - 8 £35,000 -
Rotherham -3 4 £38,250 +5.52%
Scrum
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 127 (88.81%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (31.47%) Test Automation
3 44 (30.77%) Mobile App
3 44 (30.77%) .NET
4 42 (29.37%) C#
5 36 (25.17%) SQL
6 34 (23.78%) SDLC
7 33 (23.08%) Java
8 30 (20.98%) ASP.NET
9 29 (20.28%) QA
10 28 (19.58%) Selenium
11 27 (18.88%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (18.88%) JavaScript
11 27 (18.88%) Finance
12 26 (18.18%) MVC
12 26 (18.18%) Kanban
13 24 (16.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 24 (16.78%) User Stories
14 23 (16.08%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (16.08%) Software Engineering
15 22 (15.38%) Git (software)
16 20 (13.99%) TDD
17 19 (13.29%) Degree
18 18 (12.59%) Subversion
19 17 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC
20 16 (11.19%) Waterfall
20 16 (11.19%) Test Scripting
20 16 (11.19%) SQL Server
21 15 (10.49%) Unit Testing
22 14 (9.79%) Spring

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (2.10%) CMS
2 2 (1.40%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (1.40%) Confluence
3 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.70%) OpenEdge
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.80%) GitHub
3 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.70%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) Network Security
1 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.29%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.10%) MySQL
4 3 (2.10%) Redis
5 2 (1.40%) Big Data
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.70%) Power BI
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (19.58%) Selenium
2 22 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 18 (12.59%) Subversion
4 12 (8.39%) Maven
5 11 (7.69%) JUnit
5 11 (7.69%) SoapUI
6 10 (6.99%) JIRA
7 9 (6.29%) Ant
7 9 (6.29%) Cucumber
7 9 (6.29%) Eclipse
7 9 (6.29%) Gradle
7 9 (6.29%) IntelliJ
7 9 (6.29%) Mockito
8 8 (5.59%) Mercurial
9 7 (4.90%) Jenkins
10 5 (3.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.80%) Bitbucket
12 3 (2.10%) Ranorex
General
1 27 (18.88%) Finance
2 7 (4.90%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.50%) Retail
4 3 (2.10%) Games
4 3 (2.10%) Legal
5 1 (0.70%) Advertising
5 1 (0.70%) Back Office
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (32.17%) Developer
2 34 (23.78%) Analyst
3 23 (16.08%) Business Analyst
4 21 (14.69%) Project Manager
5 19 (13.29%) .NET Developer
6 17 (11.89%) Java Developer
6 17 (11.89%) Senior Analyst
7 16 (11.19%) Senior Business Analyst
8 14 (9.79%) Software Engineer
9 11 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
9 11 (7.69%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.99%) Software Analyst
10 10 (6.99%) SQL Analyst
10 10 (6.99%) Test Analyst
10 10 (6.99%) Tester
11 9 (6.29%) Automation Tester
11 9 (6.29%) C# Developer
11 9 (6.29%) Manual Test Analyst
12 8 (5.59%) Test Engineer
13 7 (4.90%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (30.77%) .NET
2 30 (20.98%) ASP.NET
3 23 (16.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (9.79%) Spring
6 13 (9.09%) HTML
7 10 (6.99%) Java EE
7 10 (6.99%) Web Services
8 9 (6.29%) AngularJS
8 9 (6.29%) Apache CXF
8 9 (6.29%) JAXB
8 9 (6.29%) JAX-WS
8 9 (6.29%) JSON
8 9 (6.29%) REST
8 9 (6.29%) XML
9 8 (5.59%) .NET Core
9 8 (5.59%) RESTful
10 7 (4.90%) CSS
11 6 (4.20%) React
12 4 (2.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 44 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 14 (9.79%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (8.39%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.90%) User Experience
5 2 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.40%) EPoS
6 1 (0.70%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.70%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.40%) Linux
2 1 (0.70%) Unix
2 1 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (88.81%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (31.47%) Test Automation
3 34 (23.78%) SDLC
4 27 (18.88%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (18.18%) Kanban
5 26 (18.18%) MVC
6 24 (16.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 24 (16.78%) User Stories
7 23 (16.08%) Software Engineering
8 20 (13.99%) TDD
9 16 (11.19%) Test Scripting
9 16 (11.19%) Waterfall
10 15 (10.49%) Unit Testing
11 13 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (7.69%) Change Management
12 11 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
12 11 (7.69%) OO
12 11 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
12 11 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.37%) C#
2 36 (25.17%) SQL
3 33 (23.08%) Java
4 27 (18.88%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.90%) Ruby
6 6 (4.20%) C++
6 6 (4.20%) PHP
6 6 (4.20%) Scala
6 6 (4.20%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.50%) Python
8 3 (2.10%) C
8 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.70%) Groovy
9 1 (0.70%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.70%) X++
9 1 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (13.29%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.10%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.40%) ISEB
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.28%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.70%) GCP
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.70%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (4.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Ansible
1 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.59%) Twitter
3 7 (4.90%) Oracle
4 5 (3.50%) Avid
5 4 (2.80%) Google
6 3 (2.10%) Lotus
6 3 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.40%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.40%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.70%) Coverity
8 1 (0.70%) Progress
8 1 (0.70%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.70%) Sitecore