Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 20 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 113 99 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.70% 9.86% 13.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.82% 11.87% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 91 89 125
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £28,450
90th Percentile £90,000 £57,500 £72,750
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +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 1,151 834 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.61% 83.07% 90.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,004 702 762
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £58,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 0 103 £50,000 +38.89% 22
Sunderland -4 2 £22,500 -35.71%
Scrum
North East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 98 (86.73%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (50.44%) C#
3 53 (46.90%) .NET
4 42 (37.17%) Degree
5 40 (35.40%) HTML
6 33 (29.20%) JavaScript
7 32 (28.32%) SQL Server
7 32 (28.32%) Microsoft
8 31 (27.43%) SDLC
9 30 (26.55%) Java
9 30 (26.55%) ASP.NET
10 28 (24.78%) HTML5
10 28 (24.78%) AngularJS
11 27 (23.89%) MVC
12 25 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (22.12%) Mentoring
13 23 (20.35%) CSS
14 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Azure
15 21 (18.58%) OO
16 18 (15.93%) Finance
16 18 (15.93%) Test Automation
16 18 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (15.04%) Wealth Management
17 17 (15.04%) Software Engineering
18 16 (14.16%) TDD
18 16 (14.16%) .NET Framework
18 16 (14.16%) MongoDB
18 16 (14.16%) Process Improvement
18 16 (14.16%) SQL Server 2016
19 15 (13.27%) 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 4 (3.54%) Apache Spark
1 4 (3.54%) Confluence
1 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.77%) Documentum
3 1 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.88%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.65%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.77%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.88%) IaaS
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.32%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.16%) MongoDB
2 16 (14.16%) SQL Server 2016
3 13 (11.50%) RavenDB
4 7 (6.19%) Big Data
5 6 (5.31%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.65%) MySQL
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.77%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.77%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Selenium
2 10 (8.85%) JIRA
3 8 (7.08%) JUnit
4 7 (6.19%) Jasmine
4 7 (6.19%) Protractor
4 7 (6.19%) TestNG
5 5 (4.42%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.54%) SpecFlow
6 4 (3.54%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.65%) Maven
7 3 (2.65%) MSTest
7 3 (2.65%) NUnit
8 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.88%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.88%) Gradle
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 14 (12.39%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.31%) Retail
4 3 (2.65%) Advertising
4 3 (2.65%) Marketing
5 2 (1.77%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (39.82%) Developer
2 26 (23.01%) .NET Developer
3 20 (17.70%) Architect
4 14 (12.39%) Applications Architect
4 14 (12.39%) C# Developer
4 14 (12.39%) Senior Architect
5 12 (10.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Lead Developer
7 8 (7.08%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.19%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (6.19%) Development Manager
8 7 (6.19%) Lead Java Developer
9 6 (5.31%) IT Manager
9 6 (5.31%) IT Project Manager
9 6 (5.31%) Lead .NET Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Lead C# Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.31%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.42%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (46.90%) .NET
2 40 (35.40%) HTML
3 30 (26.55%) ASP.NET
4 28 (24.78%) AngularJS
4 28 (24.78%) HTML5
5 25 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (20.35%) CSS
7 16 (14.16%) .NET Framework
8 15 (13.27%) React
9 14 (12.39%) CSS3
9 14 (12.39%) Node.js
9 14 (12.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 8 (7.08%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (7.08%) WPF
12 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (5.31%) Web Services
13 5 (4.42%) Spring
14 3 (2.65%) Hibernate
14 3 (2.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) Fintech
2 9 (7.96%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.08%) Linux
1 8 (7.08%) Windows
2 4 (3.54%) Android
3 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) CentOS
4 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (86.73%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.43%) SDLC
3 27 (23.89%) MVC
4 25 (22.12%) Mentoring
5 21 (18.58%) OO
6 18 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (15.93%) Test Automation
7 17 (15.04%) Software Engineering
7 17 (15.04%) Wealth Management
8 16 (14.16%) Process Improvement
8 16 (14.16%) TDD
9 15 (13.27%) DevOps
10 14 (12.39%) Coaching
10 14 (12.39%) Microservices
11 13 (11.50%) Asset Management
11 13 (11.50%) BDD
11 13 (11.50%) Web Application Development
12 12 (10.62%) Kanban
12 12 (10.62%) Line Management
13 11 (9.73%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (50.44%) C#
2 33 (29.20%) JavaScript
3 30 (26.55%) Java
4 13 (11.50%) SQL
4 13 (11.50%) VB
4 13 (11.50%) VB.NET
5 11 (9.73%) Scala
6 6 (5.31%) C++
7 3 (2.65%) Python
7 3 (2.65%) VBA
8 2 (1.77%) Ruby
9 1 (0.88%) Go
9 1 (0.88%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.88%) PHP
9 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (37.17%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.77%) APMP
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.88%) ISEB
4 1 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.88%) PMP
4 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (28.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.08%) Oracle
3 4 (3.54%) Pega
4 3 (2.65%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.77%) Progress
5 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.77%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.88%) Capita
6 1 (0.88%) OpenText