Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 38 29
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 104 44 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.24% 5.69% 8.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.92% 6.33% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 97 35 80
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £41,838 £38,950
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.58% +7.41% -8.35%
10th Percentile £30,700 £30,861 £32,475
90th Percentile £57,100 £53,250 £54,000
North East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 1,048 695 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 93.07% 89.91% 85.61%
Number of salaries quoted 882 604 801
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £39,131 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,575 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,959 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% -2.60% -

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 20 October 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 20 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 86 £42,500 -5.56% 33
Prudhoe - 15 £47,500 - 2
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
Scrum
North East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 84 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (41.35%) JavaScript
3 41 (39.42%) .NET
3 41 (39.42%) MVC
4 40 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 40 (38.46%) C#
5 36 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 34 (32.69%) SQL
6 34 (32.69%) ASP.NET
6 34 (32.69%) CSS
6 34 (32.69%) TDD
7 30 (28.85%) Problem-Solving
8 29 (27.88%) Git (software)
8 29 (27.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (24.04%) Java
10 24 (23.08%) BDD
11 23 (22.12%) HTML
12 21 (20.19%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (19.23%) CSS3
13 20 (19.23%) Unit Testing
14 17 (16.35%) Test Automation
15 16 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (15.38%) AngularJS
16 15 (14.42%) Kanban
16 15 (14.42%) Selenium
16 15 (14.42%) SDLC
17 14 (13.46%) ITSM
18 13 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (12.50%) Cucumber

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 6 (5.77%) Confluence
2 3 (2.88%) Jetty
3 2 (1.92%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.92%) CMS
3 2 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.96%) Drupal
4 1 (0.96%) IIS
4 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) Intranet
2 2 (1.92%) Firewall
2 2 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.77%) MySQL
3 5 (4.81%) Pentaho
3 5 (4.81%) Power BI
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.96%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 29 (27.88%) Git (software)
2 16 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (14.42%) Selenium
4 13 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 10 (9.62%) Gatling
5 10 (9.62%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.62%) JMeter
5 10 (9.62%) LoadRunner
6 8 (7.69%) JIRA
7 6 (5.77%) JUnit
7 6 (5.77%) Maven
8 5 (4.81%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.85%) Subversion
10 3 (2.88%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.92%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.92%) GitLab
11 2 (1.92%) Gradle
11 2 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.96%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.96%) Protractor
General
1 7 (6.73%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Marketing
3 2 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Automotive
4 1 (0.96%) Games
4 1 (0.96%) Law
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (50.96%) Developer
2 25 (24.04%) .NET Developer
2 25 (24.04%) Analyst
2 25 (24.04%) Software Developer
3 21 (20.19%) C# Developer
4 20 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (18.27%) .NET Software Developer
6 18 (17.31%) Java Developer
7 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
9 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 13 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (11.54%) Business Analyst
11 12 (11.54%) SQL Developer
11 12 (11.54%) Test Analyst
11 12 (11.54%) Test Engineer
12 11 (10.58%) Core Java Developer
12 11 (10.58%) Java Software Developer
12 11 (10.58%) Test Automation Engineer
13 10 (9.62%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (39.42%) .NET
2 34 (32.69%) ASP.NET
2 34 (32.69%) CSS
3 29 (27.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (22.12%) HTML
5 21 (20.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (19.23%) CSS3
7 16 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
8 13 (12.50%) HTML5
9 12 (11.54%) React
10 11 (10.58%) .NET Framework
10 11 (10.58%) Gherkin
11 10 (9.62%) Entity Framework
12 9 (8.65%) jQuery
13 8 (7.69%) Web Services
14 7 (6.73%) Hibernate
14 7 (6.73%) JSON
14 7 (6.73%) Spring
15 6 (5.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.81%) User Experience
3 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.96%) Online Games
4 1 (0.96%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.85%) Linux
2 2 (1.92%) Unix
3 1 (0.96%) Android
3 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.96%) Solaris
3 1 (0.96%) VMS
3 1 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (39.42%) MVC
3 34 (32.69%) TDD
4 30 (28.85%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (23.08%) BDD
6 20 (19.23%) Unit Testing
7 17 (16.35%) Test Automation
8 15 (14.42%) Kanban
8 15 (14.42%) SDLC
9 14 (13.46%) ITSM
10 13 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (10.58%) Business Analysis
11 11 (10.58%) Exploratory Testing
12 10 (9.62%) Non-Functional Testing
12 10 (9.62%) Software Engineering
13 9 (8.65%) Continuous Deployment
13 9 (8.65%) DevOps
13 9 (8.65%) Front End Development
13 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
14 8 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (41.35%) JavaScript
2 40 (38.46%) C#
3 34 (32.69%) SQL
4 25 (24.04%) Java
5 6 (5.77%) C
5 6 (5.77%) C++
6 5 (4.81%) PHP
6 5 (4.81%) Scala
6 5 (4.81%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.85%) Java 8
8 3 (2.88%) ES6
9 2 (1.92%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.96%) Groovy
10 1 (0.96%) Korn
10 1 (0.96%) Perl
10 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.96%) Python
10 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.92%) APMP
3 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.96%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.96%) CITP
4 1 (0.96%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.96%) PMP
4 1 (0.96%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
2 4 (3.85%) GDPR
3 2 (1.92%) PMO
4 1 (0.96%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (6.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle
2 3 (2.88%) Zend
3 2 (1.92%) Apple
3 2 (1.92%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.92%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.96%) Sun
4 1 (0.96%) Sybase