Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 31 20
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 107 73 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.36% 6.82% 10.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.92% 7.51% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 101 66 86
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,375 £26,000 £30,375
90th Percentile £52,500 £66,875 £60,000
North East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -10.11%

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 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 1,079 972 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 94.40% 90.84% 85.66%
Number of salaries quoted 888 852 770
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,775 £23,175
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,063 £57,760
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,190
% change year-on-year - +4.74% -4.53%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -2 87 £40,000 -11.33% 28
Prudhoe - 16 £47,500 - 2
Sunderland +3 3 £40,000 +77.78%
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
Gateshead - 1 £30,000 - 3
Hebburn - 1 £32,500 - 1
Scrum
North East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 86 (80.37%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
3 44 (41.12%) Java
3 44 (41.12%) MVC
4 39 (36.45%) C#
4 39 (36.45%) CSS
5 38 (35.51%) TDD
6 35 (32.71%) Git (software)
7 31 (28.97%) .NET
8 28 (26.17%) ASP.NET
8 28 (26.17%) SQL Server
9 27 (25.23%) Selenium
9 27 (25.23%) BDD
10 26 (24.30%) SQL
11 25 (23.36%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
12 24 (22.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (21.50%) Cucumber
13 23 (21.50%) HTML
14 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (18.69%) Jenkins
15 20 (18.69%) CSS3
15 20 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (17.76%) JSON
16 19 (17.76%) Web Services
17 18 (16.82%) JIRA
17 18 (16.82%) Hibernate
17 18 (16.82%) Spring
17 18 (16.82%) AngularJS
18 17 (15.89%) Docker

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 16 (14.95%) Confluence
2 10 (9.35%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.80%) Jetty
4 2 (1.87%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.87%) GitHub
4 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.93%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.93%) NuGet
4 1 (0.93%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.74%) MySQL
3 4 (3.74%) Pentaho
3 4 (3.74%) Power BI
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.80%) GIS
5 2 (1.87%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.87%) Big Data
5 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.87%) RavenDB
5 2 (1.87%) Spark SQL
6 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 35 (32.71%) Git (software)
2 27 (25.23%) Selenium
3 23 (21.50%) Cucumber
4 20 (18.69%) Jenkins
5 18 (16.82%) JIRA
6 16 (14.95%) JUnit
6 16 (14.95%) Maven
6 16 (14.95%) Subversion
6 16 (14.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (14.02%) Gradle
8 14 (13.08%) Bitbucket
9 12 (11.21%) GitLab
10 10 (9.35%) Gatling
10 10 (9.35%) JMeter
10 10 (9.35%) LoadRunner
11 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.87%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (5.61%) Games
2 4 (3.74%) Finance
3 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (54.21%) Developer
2 34 (31.78%) Java Developer
3 26 (24.30%) Analyst
4 24 (22.43%) Software Developer
5 23 (21.50%) .NET Developer
6 18 (16.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (16.82%) C# Developer
7 17 (15.89%) .NET Software Developer
7 17 (15.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 16 (14.95%) Java Software Developer
9 14 (13.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (13.08%) C# Software Developer
10 13 (12.15%) Core Java Developer
10 13 (12.15%) SQL Developer
10 13 (12.15%) Test Analyst
11 12 (11.21%) Automation Test Analyst
12 11 (10.28%) Business Analyst
12 11 (10.28%) Test Automation Engineer
12 11 (10.28%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (36.45%) CSS
2 31 (28.97%) .NET
3 28 (26.17%) ASP.NET
4 24 (22.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (21.50%) HTML
6 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (18.69%) CSS3
8 19 (17.76%) JSON
8 19 (17.76%) Web Services
9 18 (16.82%) AngularJS
9 18 (16.82%) Hibernate
9 18 (16.82%) Spring
10 17 (15.89%) REST
11 16 (14.95%) HTML5
11 16 (14.95%) SOAP
12 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET Core
12 15 (14.02%) jQuery
12 15 (14.02%) Spring Boot
13 14 (13.08%) JPA
13 14 (13.08%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.80%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (2.80%) Algorithms
2 3 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.80%) User Experience
3 2 (1.87%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.87%) Tandem
4 1 (0.93%) Fintech
4 1 (0.93%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.74%) Linux
2 3 (2.80%) Unix
3 1 (0.93%) VMS
3 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (80.37%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (41.12%) MVC
3 38 (35.51%) TDD
4 27 (25.23%) BDD
5 25 (23.36%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (15.89%) Test Automation
8 16 (14.95%) Unit Testing
9 15 (14.02%) SDLC
9 15 (14.02%) Web Development
10 14 (13.08%) Microservices
11 12 (11.21%) Dependency Injection
11 12 (11.21%) Kanban
12 11 (10.28%) Exploratory Testing
13 10 (9.35%) Business Analysis
13 10 (9.35%) DSDM
13 10 (9.35%) Enterprise Search
13 10 (9.35%) ITSM
13 10 (9.35%) Non-Functional Testing
14 9 (8.41%) OO
Programming Languages
1 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
2 44 (41.12%) Java
3 39 (36.45%) C#
4 26 (24.30%) SQL
5 9 (8.41%) C++
6 7 (6.54%) Scala
7 5 (4.67%) Java 8
8 3 (2.80%) C
8 3 (2.80%) PHP
9 2 (1.87%) Python
9 2 (1.87%) Ruby
9 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.93%) ES6
10 1 (0.93%) Groovy
10 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) DBS Check
1 8 (7.48%) Degree
2 6 (5.61%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (5.61%) PhD
3 2 (1.87%) APMP
3 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) QA
2 4 (3.74%) GDPR
3 2 (1.87%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (15.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Oozie
2 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.80%) Oracle
3 2 (1.87%) Hortonworks
4 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.93%) Sun
4 1 (0.93%) Zend