Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 31 15
Rank change year-on-year +25 -16 +13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 183 151 280
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.59% 6.31% 11.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.08% 6.94% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 133 127 242
Median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 760 2,176 2,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 93.83% 90.93% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 557 1,742 1,771
Median annual salary £56,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.89% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,100 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in West Sussex

Scrum
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Scrum in West Sussex

Scrum
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Scrum in West Sussex

Scrum
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 October 2020. 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
Horsham +11 52 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Worthing +33 51 £67,500 +50.00% 3
Crawley +20 47 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Gatwick +7 21 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Haywards Heath +14 5 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East Grinstead - 3 £37,500 -
Burgess Hill - 3 £52,500 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 179 (97.81%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (46.45%) .NET
3 82 (44.81%) C#
4 79 (43.17%) Test Automation
5 70 (38.25%) Kanban
6 68 (37.16%) DevOps
7 62 (33.88%) Microservices
8 53 (28.96%) React
8 53 (28.96%) HTML
9 52 (28.42%) SQL Server
9 52 (28.42%) Azure
10 50 (27.32%) CSS
11 48 (26.23%) Skype
12 47 (25.68%) JavaScript
13 44 (24.04%) JIRA
14 43 (23.50%) ASP.NET
14 43 (23.50%) RESTful
15 41 (22.40%) Mentoring
15 41 (22.40%) MVC
16 40 (21.86%) .NET Core
17 39 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
17 39 (21.31%) TDD
18 38 (20.77%) NoSQL
19 37 (20.22%) MongoDB
20 35 (19.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 34 (18.58%) Scala
21 34 (18.58%) Service Design
21 34 (18.58%) JSON
21 34 (18.58%) Software Engineering
21 34 (18.58%) Windows

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 8 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.28%) NServiceBus
3 3 (1.64%) Confluence
3 3 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (10.93%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 52 (28.42%) Azure
2 33 (18.03%) AWS
3 5 (2.73%) IaaS
3 5 (2.73%) PaaS
4 1 (0.55%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (0.55%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 48 (26.23%) Skype
2 5 (2.73%) HTTP
3 1 (0.55%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (28.42%) SQL Server
2 38 (20.77%) NoSQL
3 37 (20.22%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.73%) Big Data
5 3 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 44 (24.04%) JIRA
2 12 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.01%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.73%) SpecFlow
4 5 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (2.19%) Selenium
5 4 (2.19%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.09%) NUnit
6 2 (1.09%) StyleCop
7 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.55%) JMeter
General
1 21 (11.48%) Finance
2 11 (6.01%) Public Sector
3 5 (2.73%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 93 (50.82%) Developer
2 37 (20.22%) .NET Developer
3 36 (19.67%) Scrum Master
4 34 (18.58%) Scala Developer
5 28 (15.30%) C# Developer
6 22 (12.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (12.02%) Lead Developer
7 18 (9.84%) Digital Developer
7 18 (9.84%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.56%) Lead .NET Developer
8 12 (6.56%) QA Engineer
9 11 (6.01%) Senior QA Engineer
10 10 (5.46%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (5.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (4.92%) .NET Software Engineer
11 9 (4.92%) Analyst
11 9 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
12 8 (4.37%) Business Analyst
12 8 (4.37%) C# Software Engineer
12 8 (4.37%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (46.45%) .NET
2 53 (28.96%) HTML
2 53 (28.96%) React
3 50 (27.32%) CSS
4 43 (23.50%) ASP.NET
4 43 (23.50%) RESTful
5 40 (21.86%) .NET Core
6 39 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (19.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 34 (18.58%) JSON
9 30 (16.39%) AngularJS
10 26 (14.21%) REST
11 23 (12.57%) .NET Framework
11 23 (12.57%) ASP.NET Core
11 23 (12.57%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (9.84%) HTML5
13 16 (8.74%) Node.js
13 16 (8.74%) OAuth
14 15 (8.20%) CSS3
14 15 (8.20%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (3.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.55%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (0.55%) Life Science
4 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (18.58%) Windows
2 10 (5.46%) Linux
3 3 (1.64%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (97.81%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (43.17%) Test Automation
3 70 (38.25%) Kanban
4 68 (37.16%) DevOps
5 62 (33.88%) Microservices
6 41 (22.40%) Mentoring
6 41 (22.40%) MVC
7 39 (21.31%) TDD
8 34 (18.58%) Service Design
8 34 (18.58%) Software Engineering
9 33 (18.03%) Test Strategy
9 33 (18.03%) Web Testing
10 28 (15.30%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 27 (14.75%) Unit Testing
12 20 (10.93%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (9.29%) Release Train
14 16 (8.74%) Systems Engineering
15 15 (8.20%) Community of Practice
16 13 (7.10%) Domain-Driven Design
16 13 (7.10%) Servant Leadership
Programming Languages
1 82 (44.81%) C#
2 47 (25.68%) JavaScript
3 34 (18.58%) Scala
4 33 (18.03%) SQL
5 30 (16.39%) C++
6 17 (9.29%) TypeScript
7 5 (2.73%) ES6
8 3 (1.64%) Delphi
8 3 (1.64%) VB
8 3 (1.64%) VB6
9 2 (1.09%) C
9 2 (1.09%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.09%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.55%) Groovy
10 1 (0.55%) Java
10 1 (0.55%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 31 (16.94%) Degree
2 11 (6.01%) SC Cleared
2 11 (6.01%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.09%) ISEB
3 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (16.39%) QA
System Software
1 27 (14.75%) Docker
2 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (15.30%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 18 (9.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.10%) VMware
3 3 (1.64%) Atlassian
3 3 (1.64%) CA
3 3 (1.64%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (1.64%) Google
3 3 (1.64%) Telerik
4 1 (0.55%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.55%) SAP
4 1 (0.55%) Splunk