Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 24 13
Rank change year-on-year -12 -11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 60 110 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.29% 9.33% 17.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.34% 11.14% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 53 87 175
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,221 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.05% -15.79% +25.00%
10th Percentile £29,954 £32,400 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,700 £63,750
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +18.42%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 817 987 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.64% 83.72% 89.00%
Number of salaries quoted 717 816 746
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,063 £60,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Tyne and Wear

Scrum
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Tyne and Wear

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Tyne and Wear

Scrum
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 53 £50,000 +25.00% 19
Sunderland - 3 £22,500 -
Scrum
North East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 50 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) .NET
2 29 (48.33%) SDLC
3 28 (46.67%) C#
4 23 (38.33%) JavaScript
5 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
6 19 (31.67%) HTML
6 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
6 19 (31.67%) MVC
7 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (26.67%) Mentoring
8 16 (26.67%) Coaching
8 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (25.00%) TDD
10 14 (23.33%) Degree
10 14 (23.33%) OO
10 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (21.67%) Test Automation
12 12 (20.00%) Microservices
12 12 (20.00%) Line Management
12 12 (20.00%) AngularJS
13 11 (18.33%) HTML5
14 10 (16.67%) Java
14 10 (16.67%) CSS
14 10 (16.67%) Web Services
14 10 (16.67%) JIRA
14 10 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (16.67%) User Stories
14 10 (16.67%) DevOps
14 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (6.67%) CMS
1 4 (6.67%) Confluence
1 4 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.33%) Documentum
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.00%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.33%) Office 365
4 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.67%) IaaS
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
4 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) SMS
2 1 (1.67%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.67%) MySQL
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.33%) Big Data
5 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.33%) RavenDB
5 2 (3.33%) SAP BW
5 2 (3.33%) SAP HANA
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) JIRA
2 5 (8.33%) Selenium
3 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.67%) SpecFlow
3 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.33%) Maven
4 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.67%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.67%) Gradle
5 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.67%) MSTest
5 1 (1.67%) NUnit
5 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.67%) Subversion
5 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.67%) Advertising
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Games
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Developer
2 11 (18.33%) Software Developer
3 8 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Development Team Leader
4 7 (11.67%) Team Leader
5 6 (10.00%) Development Manager
6 5 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.67%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Developer in Test
7 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Software Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Scrum Master
8 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (48.33%) .NET
2 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 19 (31.67%) HTML
4 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (18.33%) HTML5
7 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (16.67%) CSS
7 10 (16.67%) Web Services
8 9 (15.00%) .NET Framework
9 8 (13.33%) React
10 7 (11.67%) Entity Framework
11 5 (8.33%) jQuery
12 4 (6.67%) Ajax
12 4 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (6.67%) Node.js
12 4 (6.67%) REST
12 4 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (6.67%) WCF
13 3 (5.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.33%) Fintech
4 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Windows
3 4 (6.67%) Android
3 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) CentOS
4 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) SDLC
3 19 (31.67%) MVC
4 16 (26.67%) Coaching
4 16 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 15 (25.00%) TDD
6 14 (23.33%) OO
7 13 (21.67%) Test Automation
8 12 (20.00%) Line Management
8 12 (20.00%) Microservices
9 10 (16.67%) DevOps
9 10 (16.67%) User Stories
10 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (13.33%) BDD
11 8 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
13 6 (10.00%) SOA
13 6 (10.00%) Software Architecture
13 6 (10.00%) SOLID
13 6 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) C#
2 23 (38.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (8.33%) SQL
5 3 (5.00%) Python
5 3 (5.00%) Scala
5 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.00%) VBA
6 2 (3.33%) C++
6 2 (3.33%) Ruby
6 2 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (1.67%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.67%) Go
7 1 (1.67%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) R
7 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Xamarin
3 4 (6.67%) Pega
3 4 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.33%) Progress
4 2 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.67%) OpenText
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat