Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 14 27
Rank change year-on-year -19 +13 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 76 128 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.39% 11.28% 7.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 12.72% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 78 114 84
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +10.56% -5.29%
10th Percentile £30,125 £27,500 £29,325
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 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 1,101 1,006 1,190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 92.52% 88.63% 87.24%
Number of salaries quoted 852 820 972
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.23% +0.65%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,183 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -23 53 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Doncaster +13 18 £55,000 +18.92% 7
Barnsley - 3 £40,000 - 2
Rotherham +4 1 £32,500 -10.34%
Scrum
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 68 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
3 26 (34.21%) Java
4 23 (30.26%) HTML
5 22 (28.95%) C#
6 21 (27.63%) SQL
7 20 (26.32%) .NET
7 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
8 18 (23.68%) Test Automation
8 18 (23.68%) Mobile App
9 17 (22.37%) Spring
10 16 (21.05%) CSS
11 15 (19.74%) SDLC
12 14 (18.42%) User Stories
12 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET
13 13 (17.11%) JUnit
13 13 (17.11%) Maven
13 13 (17.11%) Unit Testing
13 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (15.79%) Java EE
15 11 (14.47%) JSON
15 11 (14.47%) JAX-WS
15 11 (14.47%) Apache CXF
15 11 (14.47%) Mockito
15 11 (14.47%) Gradle
15 11 (14.47%) REST
15 11 (14.47%) AngularJS
15 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
15 11 (14.47%) Subversion
15 11 (14.47%) Finance

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 5 (6.58%) CMS
2 4 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.95%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (2.63%) JBoss
4 2 (2.63%) OpenEdge
5 1 (1.32%) Apache
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.32%) nginx
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (7.89%) SaaS
2 2 (2.63%) GitHub
3 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.89%) MySQL
2 6 (7.89%) Redis
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.32%) Power BI
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 13 (17.11%) JUnit
2 13 (17.11%) Maven
3 11 (14.47%) Ant
3 11 (14.47%) Eclipse
3 11 (14.47%) Gradle
3 11 (14.47%) IntelliJ
3 11 (14.47%) Mockito
3 11 (14.47%) Subversion
4 5 (6.58%) git-flow
4 5 (6.58%) Selenium
5 3 (3.95%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.63%) JIRA
6 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.32%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (14.47%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Back Office
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (48.68%) Developer
2 18 (23.68%) Java Developer
3 14 (18.42%) Analyst
4 13 (17.11%) Business Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Scrum Master
7 7 (9.21%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) Junior
8 6 (7.89%) Project Manager
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Scrum Master
8 6 (7.89%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Angular Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Junior Analyst
9 5 (6.58%) Junior Business Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.26%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) HTML
2 20 (26.32%) .NET
3 17 (22.37%) Spring
4 16 (21.05%) CSS
5 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET
6 12 (15.79%) Java EE
7 11 (14.47%) AngularJS
7 11 (14.47%) Apache CXF
7 11 (14.47%) JAXB
7 11 (14.47%) JAX-WS
7 11 (14.47%) JSON
7 11 (14.47%) REST
7 11 (14.47%) Web Services
7 11 (14.47%) XML
8 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (6.58%) HTML5
10 5 (6.58%) jQuery
11 4 (5.26%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Mobile App
2 10 (13.16%) User Experience
3 9 (11.84%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.58%) e-Learning
7 2 (2.63%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.63%) EPoS
8 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Unix
3 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.68%) Test Automation
3 15 (19.74%) SDLC
4 14 (18.42%) User Stories
5 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (17.11%) Unit Testing
6 11 (14.47%) SOA
6 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
7 10 (13.16%) MVC
8 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (10.53%) TDD
8 8 (10.53%) Web Development
9 7 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.89%) OO
10 6 (7.89%) Product Management
11 5 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.58%) Test Strategy
11 5 (6.58%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
2 26 (34.21%) Java
3 22 (28.95%) C#
4 21 (27.63%) SQL
5 7 (9.21%) Ruby
5 7 (9.21%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.89%) Scala
7 4 (5.26%) PHP
8 2 (2.63%) Progress 4GL
8 2 (2.63%) Python
8 2 (2.63%) X++
9 1 (1.32%) ABAP
9 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.32%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) Groovy
9 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.32%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Ansible
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
1 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.63%) Progress
4 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.63%) Twitter
5 1 (1.32%) Avid
5 1 (1.32%) Google
5 1 (1.32%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.32%) SAP