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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 21 16
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 27 61 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.85% 10.13% 16.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.82% 11.94% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 58 58
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £29,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,459 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 306 511 452
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.95% 84.88% 84.80%
Number of salaries quoted 268 452 359
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 27 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Scrum
North East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 63 (98.44%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 32 (50.00%) HTML
4 28 (43.75%) Git (software)
5 26 (40.63%) HTML5
6 20 (31.25%) TDD
6 20 (31.25%) Unit Testing
7 19 (29.69%) C#
7 19 (29.69%) Mobile App
8 18 (28.13%) CSS
9 17 (26.56%) .NET
9 17 (26.56%) Java
9 17 (26.56%) Python
9 17 (26.56%) HTTP
9 17 (26.56%) Android
9 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (26.56%) RESTful
10 16 (25.00%) Apple iOS
10 16 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 16 (25.00%) Xamarin
10 16 (25.00%) Web Services
11 15 (23.44%) Apple
11 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (23.44%) Django
11 15 (23.44%) Technical Architecture
11 15 (23.44%) Test Automation
11 15 (23.44%) Translating Business Requirements
11 15 (23.44%) User Experience
12 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
13 12 (18.75%) SDLC

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 5 (7.81%) CMS
1 5 (7.81%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (6.25%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.13%) SaaS
4 1 (1.56%) GitHub
4 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.56%) HTTP
2 2 (3.13%) SMS
3 1 (1.56%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.56%) RS-232
3 1 (1.56%) RS-485
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.38%) Subversion
3 3 (4.69%) Grunt
3 3 (4.69%) gulp
3 3 (4.69%) Selenium
3 3 (4.69%) SonarQube
3 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.69%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.13%) CircleCI
4 2 (3.13%) Gradle
4 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.13%) JIRA
4 2 (3.13%) Maven
4 2 (3.13%) Xcode
5 1 (1.56%) Appium
5 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.56%) MSTest
5 1 (1.56%) NUnit
5 1 (1.56%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (10.94%) Advertising
2 4 (6.25%) Electronics
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) Xamarin Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Software Developer
4 11 (17.19%) .NET Developer
4 11 (17.19%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Lead Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Lead .NET Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Lead Software Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.81%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Development Team Leader
7 5 (7.81%) Team Leader
8 4 (6.25%) .NET Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.00%) HTML
2 26 (40.63%) HTML5
3 18 (28.13%) CSS
4 17 (26.56%) .NET
4 17 (26.56%) RESTful
5 16 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 16 (25.00%) Web Services
6 15 (23.44%) Django
7 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
8 9 (14.06%) Ajax
9 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 8 (12.50%) Entity Framework
9 8 (12.50%) jQuery
10 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (10.94%) CSS3
10 7 (10.94%) Node.js
11 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (9.38%) Spring
12 5 (7.81%) React
12 5 (7.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Mobile App
2 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (23.44%) User Experience
4 8 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.13%) iPad
5 2 (3.13%) iPhone
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Android
2 16 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.81%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Debian
5 1 (1.56%) CentOS
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (98.44%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) TDD
2 20 (31.25%) Unit Testing
3 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (23.44%) Technical Architecture
3 15 (23.44%) Test Automation
3 15 (23.44%) Translating Business Requirements
4 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 12 (18.75%) SDLC
6 11 (17.19%) BDD
6 11 (17.19%) MVC
7 7 (10.94%) Front End Development
7 7 (10.94%) SOLID
7 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.38%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 6 (9.38%) Project Management
8 6 (9.38%) Regression Testing
8 6 (9.38%) User Stories
9 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 36 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 19 (29.69%) C#
3 17 (26.56%) Java
3 17 (26.56%) Python
4 7 (10.94%) SQL
5 5 (7.81%) C++
5 5 (7.81%) PHP
6 4 (6.25%) Scala
7 3 (4.69%) Go
7 3 (4.69%) Perl
8 2 (3.13%) Delphi
8 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.13%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.56%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 15 (23.44%) Apple
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.81%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.69%) Cognizant
5 3 (4.69%) Perforce
6 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle
7 1 (1.56%) Google
7 1 (1.56%) ILOG
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary plus benefits & b
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £36,725 to £49,850 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary plus bonus & bene
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago