Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 25 20
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 128 75 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.45% 8.68% 12.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.35% 9.82% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 98 63 119
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.14% -12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £29,800
90th Percentile £90,000 £50,000 £71,250
North East median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +21.43% -14.11% +1.88%

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 1,237 764 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 91.29% 88.43% 88.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,051 679 755
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,000 £36,750 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +4.26% -6.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £21,600
90th Percentile £63,750 £50,000 £57,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +2 120 £44,000 +29.41% 16
Prudhoe - 2 £45,250 - 2
Sunderland -5 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Gateshead - 1 £45,000 - 2
Scrum
North East

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 119 (92.97%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (57.81%) C#
3 69 (53.91%) .NET
4 50 (39.06%) Microsoft
4 50 (39.06%) JavaScript
5 47 (36.72%) HTML
6 46 (35.94%) MVC
7 38 (29.69%) CSS
8 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET
8 37 (28.91%) SQL Server
9 36 (28.13%) Degree
9 36 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (26.56%) Java
11 32 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 31 (24.22%) TDD
13 29 (22.66%) SQL
14 28 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (21.09%) HTML5
16 26 (20.31%) .NET Framework
16 26 (20.31%) Mentoring
17 25 (19.53%) Software Engineering
17 25 (19.53%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (18.75%) Test Automation
19 21 (16.41%) React
20 20 (15.63%) CSS3
20 20 (15.63%) Git (software)
21 19 (14.84%) SDLC
22 17 (13.28%) Node.js
23 16 (12.50%) Web Application Development
23 16 (12.50%) Finance

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 10 (7.81%) CMS
1 10 (7.81%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (7.03%) Umbraco
3 4 (3.13%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.13%) Kentico
4 1 (0.78%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.78%) Confluence
4 1 (0.78%) Drupal
4 1 (0.78%) SAS
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) SMS
2 2 (1.56%) Firewall
2 2 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.94%) SQL Server 2016
3 12 (9.38%) RavenDB
4 11 (8.59%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.91%) Big Data
6 4 (3.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.78%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.78%) MySQL
8 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.78%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 20 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.16%) JUnit
3 12 (9.38%) Selenium
4 11 (8.59%) TestNG
5 10 (7.81%) Jasmine
5 10 (7.81%) Protractor
6 8 (6.25%) Visual Studio
7 7 (5.47%) Subversion
8 6 (4.69%) JIRA
9 4 (3.13%) MSTest
9 4 (3.13%) NUnit
9 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.56%) ProC
12 1 (0.78%) JMeter
12 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.78%) Maven
12 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (12.50%) Finance
2 12 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 11 (8.59%) Advertising
4 4 (3.13%) Marketing
5 2 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (0.78%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (51.56%) Developer
2 37 (28.91%) .NET Developer
3 27 (21.09%) C# Developer
4 23 (17.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (12.50%) Architect
6 14 (10.94%) Software Developer
7 12 (9.38%) Applications Architect
7 12 (9.38%) Senior Architect
8 11 (8.59%) .NET Developer - Fintech
9 10 (7.81%) Junior
9 10 (7.81%) Junior Developer
9 10 (7.81%) Project Manager
10 9 (7.03%) Java Developer
10 9 (7.03%) Junior .NET Developer
11 8 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (6.25%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 8 (6.25%) Junior C# Developer
11 8 (6.25%) Lead Developer
11 8 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (53.91%) .NET
2 47 (36.72%) HTML
3 38 (29.69%) CSS
4 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET
5 36 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 27 (21.09%) HTML5
8 26 (20.31%) .NET Framework
9 21 (16.41%) React
10 20 (15.63%) CSS3
11 17 (13.28%) Node.js
12 13 (10.16%) Entity Framework
13 12 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 10 (7.81%) Ajax
16 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (6.25%) JSON
16 8 (6.25%) Web Services
17 7 (5.47%) REST
18 6 (4.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) Fintech
2 9 (7.03%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (7.03%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.34%) User Experience
5 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.78%) Animation
6 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.78%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.78%) Online Games
6 1 (0.78%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.91%) Linux
2 4 (3.13%) Windows
3 3 (2.34%) Unix
4 2 (1.56%) Solaris
5 1 (0.78%) Android
5 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (92.97%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (35.94%) MVC
3 31 (24.22%) TDD
4 28 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (20.31%) Mentoring
6 25 (19.53%) Software Engineering
7 24 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 19 (14.84%) SDLC
9 16 (12.50%) Web Application Development
10 15 (11.72%) BDD
10 15 (11.72%) DevOps
10 15 (11.72%) Kanban
11 12 (9.38%) Process Improvement
12 11 (8.59%) Asset Management
12 11 (8.59%) Front End Development
12 11 (8.59%) OO
12 11 (8.59%) Open Source
12 11 (8.59%) Wealth Management
13 10 (7.81%) PRINCE2
13 10 (7.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (57.81%) C#
2 50 (39.06%) JavaScript
3 34 (26.56%) Java
4 29 (22.66%) SQL
5 11 (8.59%) VB
5 11 (8.59%) VB.NET
6 9 (7.03%) C++
7 8 (6.25%) Scala
8 5 (3.91%) C
9 3 (2.34%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.56%) Korn
10 2 (1.56%) Perl
10 2 (1.56%) PHP
10 2 (1.56%) Python
10 2 (1.56%) Ruby
11 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (28.13%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.34%) ISEB
3 3 (2.34%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.56%) APMP
4 2 (1.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.56%) PMP
5 1 (0.78%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.78%) CITP
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.16%) Oracle
3 10 (7.81%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.78%) Capita
4 1 (0.78%) Google
4 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.78%) Sybase
4 1 (0.78%) Zend