Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 36 13
Rank change year-on-year +14 -23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 74 79 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 8.90% 6.74% 12.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.69% 7.22% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 61 52 115
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,000 £56,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 764 1,094 1,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 91.94% 93.34% 91.24%
Number of salaries quoted 626 802 934
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,375 £24,669 £25,150
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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 +9 47 £51,250 +20.59% 15
Barnsley +5 7 £50,000 +63.93% 2
Doncaster 0 3 £53,750 -2.27% 1
Rotherham 0 1 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Scrum
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 66 (89.19%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (39.19%) JavaScript
3 26 (35.14%) C#
4 25 (33.78%) HTML
5 22 (29.73%) .NET
6 20 (27.03%) CSS
7 17 (22.97%) Git (software)
7 17 (22.97%) User Stories
8 16 (21.62%) SDLC
8 16 (21.62%) Test Automation
8 16 (21.62%) SQL
8 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
9 15 (20.27%) Regression Testing
9 15 (20.27%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (20.27%) Sprint Review
10 14 (18.92%) Finance
11 13 (17.57%) QA
12 12 (16.22%) .NET Framework
12 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
12 12 (16.22%) Kanban
12 12 (16.22%) Defect Management
12 12 (16.22%) Front End Development
13 11 (14.86%) .NET Core
13 11 (14.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 11 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET
13 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
14 10 (13.51%) Software Testing
14 10 (13.51%) JIRA
14 10 (13.51%) WinForms

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 10 (13.51%) IIS
2 3 (4.05%) CMS
2 3 (4.05%) Confluence
3 2 (2.70%) Apache
3 2 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Adobe XD
1 1 (1.35%) InVision
1 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.35%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) AWS
2 7 (9.46%) Azure
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.70%) GCP
3 2 (2.70%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.35%) G Suite
4 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.35%) GSM
1 1 (1.35%) LTE
1 1 (1.35%) NFC
1 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (2.70%) DB2
3 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (22.97%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (13.51%) JIRA
3 10 (13.51%) Postman
4 9 (12.16%) LINQPad
4 9 (12.16%) Selenium
5 8 (10.81%) NUnit
5 8 (10.81%) WebDriver
6 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.76%) CppUnit
7 5 (6.76%) TestComplete
8 3 (4.05%) MSTest
9 2 (2.70%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.70%) Mocha
10 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.35%) Maven
10 1 (1.35%) PostCSS
10 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Games
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (25.68%) Developer
2 10 (13.51%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Test Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.46%) Scrum Master
6 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.76%) .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.78%) HTML
2 22 (29.73%) .NET
3 20 (27.03%) CSS
4 12 (16.22%) .NET Framework
5 11 (14.86%) .NET Core
5 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET
6 10 (13.51%) Web Services
6 10 (13.51%) WinForms
7 8 (10.81%) jQuery
7 8 (10.81%) WPF
8 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (9.46%) Entity Framework
9 6 (8.11%) HTML5
10 5 (6.76%) Ninject
10 5 (6.76%) Node.js
10 5 (6.76%) REST
10 5 (6.76%) Spring.NET
10 5 (6.76%) StructureMap
10 5 (6.76%) Unity DI Container
11 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.76%) Algorithms
2 5 (6.76%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Windows
1 10 (13.51%) Windows Server
2 9 (12.16%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Unix
4 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (89.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.97%) User Stories
3 16 (21.62%) SDLC
3 16 (21.62%) Test Automation
4 15 (20.27%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (20.27%) Regression Testing
4 15 (20.27%) Sprint Review
5 12 (16.22%) Defect Management
5 12 (16.22%) Front End Development
5 12 (16.22%) Kanban
6 11 (14.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
7 10 (13.51%) Software Testing
7 10 (13.51%) Sprint Retrospective
8 9 (12.16%) Functional Testing
8 9 (12.16%) MVC
8 9 (12.16%) Test Scripting
9 8 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (10.81%) Project Management
10 7 (9.46%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) JavaScript
2 26 (35.14%) C#
3 16 (21.62%) SQL
4 10 (13.51%) C++
5 8 (10.81%) Java
6 6 (8.11%) Ruby
7 5 (6.76%) Python
8 4 (5.41%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.05%) PHP
9 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.70%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.35%) C
11 1 (1.35%) Elixir
11 1 (1.35%) ES6
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) ISEB
2 5 (6.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (6.76%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) MCSE
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.76%) Puppet
2 4 (5.41%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.05%) Cobbler
3 3 (4.05%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Autodesk
3 5 (6.76%) Perforce
3 5 (6.76%) TOWER Software
4 3 (4.05%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (4.05%) Google
4 3 (4.05%) VMware
5 2 (2.70%) IBM
5 2 (2.70%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.35%) Adobe