Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 19 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 421 579 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.50% 9.43% 9.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.39% 10.11% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 319 504 617
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% +10.98%
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £64,750 £65,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +11.76%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,053 5,728 6,494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.43% 93.24% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,379 4,833 5,502
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,450 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +6.25%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in West Yorkshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Scrum in West Yorkshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in West Yorkshire

Scrum
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
Leeds +5 304 £47,500 -5.00% 43
Halifax 0 23 £45,000 -
Bradford -11 20 £46,750 +3.89% 4
Ilkley +2 14 £38,500 -12.50% 4
Wakefield -10 11 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Huddersfield +5 8 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Sowerby Bridge - 8 £39,700 -
Bingley - 3 £62,500 -
Knottingley - 2 £40,000 - 1
Castleford - 2 £51,250 - 1
Wetherby -3 1 - - 3
Scrum
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 388 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (35.87%) Kanban
3 141 (33.49%) C#
4 122 (28.98%) DevOps
5 121 (28.74%) Finance
6 115 (27.32%) TDD
7 105 (24.94%) Test Automation
8 101 (23.99%) Java
9 99 (23.52%) Selenium
10 91 (21.62%) Python
11 90 (21.38%) Microsoft
12 89 (21.14%) Azure
13 88 (20.90%) .NET
14 87 (20.67%) Continuous Integration
15 85 (20.19%) SQL
16 80 (19.00%) BDD
17 79 (18.76%) Software Engineering
17 79 (18.76%) Google
18 78 (18.53%) Mentoring
19 77 (18.29%) JavaScript
20 74 (17.58%) DSDM
20 74 (17.58%) Ruby
21 68 (16.15%) Software Testing
22 67 (15.91%) Retail
23 64 (15.20%) SQL Server
23 64 (15.20%) SoapUI
23 64 (15.20%) Cucumber
24 62 (14.73%) JIRA
25 61 (14.49%) Office 365
26 60 (14.25%) Team Foundation Server

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 18 (4.28%) Confluence
2 13 (3.09%) CMS
3 11 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (1.19%) IIS
5 5 (1.19%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.71%) Apache
6 3 (0.71%) nginx
6 3 (0.71%) OpenEdge
6 3 (0.71%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.48%) Mule
7 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.48%) WordPress
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.24%) FileNet
8 1 (0.24%) JBoss
8 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.24%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 11 (2.61%) Chatbot
2 6 (1.43%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.48%) Flinto
5 2 (0.48%) InVision
5 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.48%) Sketch
6 1 (0.24%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (3.80%) WebTrends
2 4 (0.95%) Magento
3 3 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 89 (21.14%) Azure
2 61 (14.49%) Office 365
3 55 (13.06%) G Suite
4 39 (9.26%) AWS
5 20 (4.75%) GCP
6 16 (3.80%) Azure Stack
6 16 (3.80%) IBM Cloud
7 12 (2.85%) Slack
8 10 (2.38%) GitHub
9 5 (1.19%) PaaS
10 4 (0.95%) SaaS
11 3 (0.71%) IaaS
12 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.24%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.24%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.24%) DLNA
2 1 (0.24%) Firewall
2 1 (0.24%) UPnP
2 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.94%) Relational Database
3 20 (4.75%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.95%) DB2
6 4 (0.95%) MySQL
6 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.71%) MarkLogic
7 3 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.71%) Riak
8 2 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.48%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.48%) Redis
8 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 99 (23.52%) Selenium
2 64 (15.20%) Cucumber
2 64 (15.20%) SoapUI
3 62 (14.73%) JIRA
4 60 (14.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 55 (13.06%) JMeter
6 48 (11.40%) Jenkins
7 42 (9.98%) Git (software)
8 40 (9.50%) WebDriver
9 29 (6.89%) Ranorex
10 28 (6.65%) LoadRunner
11 27 (6.41%) Appium
11 27 (6.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 27 (6.41%) Buildbot
11 27 (6.41%) Gatling
11 27 (6.41%) NeoLoad
11 27 (6.41%) WATIR
11 27 (6.41%) WebLOAD
12 13 (3.09%) Visual Studio
13 11 (2.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 121 (28.74%) Finance
2 67 (15.91%) Retail
3 25 (5.94%) Banking
4 10 (2.38%) Public Sector
5 8 (1.90%) Retail Banking
6 7 (1.66%) Games
7 5 (1.19%) Legal
8 3 (0.71%) Law
8 3 (0.71%) Marketing
9 2 (0.48%) Billing
Job Titles
1 91 (21.62%) Developer
2 67 (15.91%) Analyst
3 39 (9.26%) Software Developer
4 37 (8.79%) C# Developer
5 36 (8.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 29 (6.89%) Test Analyst
7 27 (6.41%) Project Manager
8 26 (6.18%) Developer in Test
8 26 (6.18%) Java Developer
8 26 (6.18%) Product Owner
9 24 (5.70%) Cloud Engineer
10 23 (5.46%) Tester
11 20 (4.75%) C# Software Developer
12 18 (4.28%) .NET Developer
12 18 (4.28%) Business Analyst
13 17 (4.04%) Java Software Developer
13 17 (4.04%) Python Developer
13 17 (4.04%) Technical Leader
14 16 (3.80%) Ruby Developer
14 16 (3.80%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (20.90%) .NET
2 59 (14.01%) ASP.NET
3 41 (9.74%) .NET Framework
4 33 (7.84%) HTML
5 31 (7.36%) CSS
5 31 (7.36%) Entity Framework
6 30 (7.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (6.41%) RESTful
8 26 (6.18%) SOAP
9 24 (5.70%) REST
10 22 (5.23%) Spring
11 21 (4.99%) .NET Core
11 21 (4.99%) Web Services
12 17 (4.04%) AngularJS
13 16 (3.80%) React
14 15 (3.56%) XML
15 13 (3.09%) jQuery
15 13 (3.09%) JSON
15 13 (3.09%) Vue.js
16 11 (2.61%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (4.51%) Mobile App
2 17 (4.04%) Public Cloud
2 17 (4.04%) User Experience
3 16 (3.80%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (1.90%) NHS
7 4 (0.95%) Data Centre
7 4 (0.95%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.71%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.71%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.71%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.48%) PMI
10 1 (0.24%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.24%) New Media
10 1 (0.24%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (12.59%) Linux
2 27 (6.41%) Windows
3 20 (4.75%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.80%) Android
5 13 (3.09%) Unix
6 8 (1.90%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.24%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (35.87%) Kanban
3 122 (28.98%) DevOps
4 115 (27.32%) TDD
5 105 (24.94%) Test Automation
6 87 (20.67%) Continuous Integration
7 80 (19.00%) BDD
8 79 (18.76%) Software Engineering
9 78 (18.53%) Mentoring
10 74 (17.58%) DSDM
11 68 (16.15%) Software Testing
12 59 (14.01%) User Stories
13 49 (11.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 43 (10.21%) Problem-Solving
14 43 (10.21%) User Acceptance Testing
15 40 (9.50%) MVC
16 39 (9.26%) Configuration Management
17 37 (8.79%) Project Management
18 34 (8.08%) E-Commerce
19 33 (7.84%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 141 (33.49%) C#
2 101 (23.99%) Java
3 91 (21.62%) Python
4 85 (20.19%) SQL
5 77 (18.29%) JavaScript
6 74 (17.58%) Ruby
7 45 (10.69%) PHP
8 38 (9.03%) C++
9 33 (7.84%) C
10 27 (6.41%) Bash Shell
10 27 (6.41%) Scala
11 16 (3.80%) Groovy
12 15 (3.56%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.85%) Perl
14 10 (2.38%) Apple Swift
14 10 (2.38%) Shell Script
15 9 (2.14%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.90%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.19%) Java 8
17 5 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (8.55%) Degree
2 19 (4.51%) ISEB
2 19 (4.51%) SC Cleared
2 19 (4.51%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.04%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.19%) IIBA
6 4 (0.95%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.48%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.93%) QA
2 12 (2.85%) GDPR
3 5 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) Dublin Core
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (13.06%) Docker
2 3 (0.71%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 48 (11.40%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (7.84%) Puppet
3 28 (6.65%) HP Quality Center
3 28 (6.65%) Terraform
4 26 (6.18%) Ansible
5 25 (5.94%) Kubernetes
6 10 (2.38%) Cobbler
6 10 (2.38%) Tivoli
7 9 (2.14%) Kibana
8 8 (1.90%) logstash
9 3 (0.71%) Packer
10 1 (0.24%) Grafana
10 1 (0.24%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 90 (21.38%) Microsoft
2 79 (18.76%) Google
3 28 (6.65%) HP
4 17 (4.04%) IBM
5 14 (3.33%) AppDynamics
5 14 (3.33%) Oracle
6 10 (2.38%) EnterpriseDB
6 10 (2.38%) VMware
7 7 (1.66%) OutSystems
7 7 (1.66%) Splunk
8 6 (1.43%) Adobe
8 6 (1.43%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.19%) Dynatrace
10 3 (0.71%) UiPath
11 2 (0.48%) hybris
11 2 (0.48%) RedGate
11 2 (0.48%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.24%) F5
12 1 (0.24%) OpenText
12 1 (0.24%) SolarWinds