Period
to 16 August 2018

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

Scrum
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 36 19
Rank change year-on-year +10 -17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 117 45 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.21% 6.31% 12.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.03% 6.92% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 101 35 122
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,700
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.10% -11.29%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,400 £26,825
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,250 £53,699
North East median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £37,700
% change year-on-year +6.88% +6.10% -11.29%

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 1,167 650 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 91.89% 91.16% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 971 564 858
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,838
90th Percentile £61,750 £55,875 £60,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,900
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.06% -1.56%

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 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 104 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Prudhoe - 10 £47,500 - 3
North Tyneside - 1 £27,500 -
Gateshead - 1 £45,000 -
Scrum
North East

For the 6 months to 16 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 103 (88.03%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (47.01%) C#
2 55 (47.01%) .NET
3 53 (45.30%) JavaScript
4 49 (41.88%) MVC
5 47 (40.17%) Microsoft
6 40 (34.19%) SQL Server
6 40 (34.19%) TDD
7 36 (30.77%) SQL
8 35 (29.91%) ASP.NET
8 35 (29.91%) CSS
9 33 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (24.79%) Git (software)
10 29 (24.79%) HTML
11 26 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 26 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (21.37%) Test Automation
13 24 (20.51%) Java
14 20 (17.09%) BDD
14 20 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (17.09%) AngularJS
15 18 (15.38%) Unit Testing
15 18 (15.38%) .NET Framework
16 17 (14.53%) CSS3
16 17 (14.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 17 (14.53%) React
17 16 (13.68%) Entity Framework
17 16 (13.68%) Software Engineering
18 15 (12.82%) SDLC
19 14 (11.97%) DevOps

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 11 (9.40%) CMS
1 11 (9.40%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (8.55%) Umbraco
3 5 (4.27%) Confluence
4 4 (3.42%) Kentico
5 1 (0.85%) Drupal
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) Jetty
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.71%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) Intranet
2 4 (3.42%) Firewall
2 4 (3.42%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (34.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.42%) MySQL
3 4 (3.42%) Pentaho
3 4 (3.42%) Power BI
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.71%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (24.79%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.26%) Selenium
3 11 (9.40%) Visual Studio
4 10 (8.55%) JIRA
5 9 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (6.84%) Cucumber
6 8 (6.84%) Subversion
7 7 (5.98%) JMeter
7 7 (5.98%) LoadRunner
8 6 (5.13%) Gatling
8 6 (5.13%) JUnit
9 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.42%) TestNG
10 3 (2.56%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.56%) ProC
10 3 (2.56%) Protractor
11 2 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.71%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.85%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.85%) MSTest
General
1 11 (9.40%) Advertising
2 5 (4.27%) Finance
3 3 (2.56%) Marketing
4 2 (1.71%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (56.41%) Developer
2 29 (24.79%) .NET Developer
3 27 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 26 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 25 (21.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (17.95%) Analyst
7 18 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
8 16 (13.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (13.68%) C# Software Developer
9 13 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (10.26%) Junior
10 12 (10.26%) Junior Developer
11 10 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 10 (8.55%) Business Analyst
11 10 (8.55%) Junior .NET Developer
12 9 (7.69%) Azure Developer
12 9 (7.69%) Java Developer
12 9 (7.69%) Junior C# .NET Developer
12 9 (7.69%) Junior C# Developer
12 9 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (47.01%) .NET
2 35 (29.91%) ASP.NET
2 35 (29.91%) CSS
3 33 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (24.79%) HTML
5 20 (17.09%) AngularJS
6 18 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 17 (14.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (14.53%) CSS3
7 17 (14.53%) React
8 16 (13.68%) Entity Framework
9 13 (11.11%) HTML5
10 12 (10.26%) Ajax
11 10 (8.55%) jQuery
11 10 (8.55%) Web Services
12 8 (6.84%) JSON
12 8 (6.84%) Node.js
12 8 (6.84%) Vue.js
13 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET Core
13 7 (5.98%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.27%) User Experience
3 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.85%) Animation
5 1 (0.85%) Fintech
5 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.85%) Online Gambling
5 1 (0.85%) Online Games
5 1 (0.85%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.27%) Unix
2 4 (3.42%) Linux
3 3 (2.56%) Solaris
4 2 (1.71%) Android
4 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.71%) Windows
5 1 (0.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (88.03%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (41.88%) MVC
3 40 (34.19%) TDD
4 26 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (21.37%) Test Automation
6 20 (17.09%) BDD
6 20 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 16 (13.68%) Software Engineering
9 15 (12.82%) SDLC
10 14 (11.97%) DevOps
10 14 (11.97%) Mentoring
11 13 (11.11%) Front End Development
12 11 (9.40%) Coaching
12 11 (9.40%) Kanban
12 11 (9.40%) SOLID
13 10 (8.55%) Continuous Delivery
14 9 (7.69%) Business Analysis
14 9 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
15 8 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (47.01%) C#
2 53 (45.30%) JavaScript
3 36 (30.77%) SQL
4 24 (20.51%) Java
5 9 (7.69%) C
6 7 (5.98%) C++
7 4 (3.42%) PHP
7 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.56%) ES6
8 3 (2.56%) Korn
8 3 (2.56%) Perl
8 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.71%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.71%) Ruby
9 2 (1.71%) Scala
9 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.71%) APMP
3 2 (1.71%) ISEB
3 2 (1.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.85%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.85%) CITP
4 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.85%) PMP
4 1 (0.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) PMO
3 1 (0.85%) GDPR
3 1 (0.85%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (40.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.40%) Sitecore
3 6 (5.13%) Oracle
4 3 (2.56%) Zend
5 2 (1.71%) Apple
5 2 (1.71%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.85%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) Sybase