Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 17 22
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 539 731 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.95% 9.51% 8.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.68% 10.44% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 477 685 715
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £31,700 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,650 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 6207 7005 8462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.51% 91.12% 90.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5213 6002 6777
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +1.27%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -3 439 £50,000 +11.11% 40
Halifax +13 40 £55,000 - 2
Bradford -3 28 £40,000 - 3
Huddersfield +5 16 £42,500 +13.33%
Wetherby +20 6 £32,000 -24.26%
Wakefield -5 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Bingley -11 2 £33,500 -4.29%
Ilkley - 1 £25,000 -
Brighouse - 1 £45,000 -
Elland - 1 £25,000 - 1
Scrum
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 527 (97.77%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (38.03%) SQL
3 194 (35.99%) .NET
4 157 (29.13%) C#
5 147 (27.27%) Java
6 134 (24.86%) JavaScript
7 133 (24.68%) TDD
8 119 (22.08%) Software Engineering
8 119 (22.08%) Finance
9 116 (21.52%) HTML
10 115 (21.34%) Kanban
11 113 (20.96%) SQL Server
12 109 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
13 108 (20.04%) ASP.NET
14 102 (18.92%) DSDM
15 97 (18.00%) Test Automation
16 94 (17.44%) CSS
17 92 (17.07%) Web Services
18 88 (16.33%) AngularJS
19 85 (15.77%) Mentoring
19 85 (15.77%) Microsoft
19 85 (15.77%) MVC
20 83 (15.40%) SDLC
21 82 (15.21%) RUP
22 80 (14.84%) OO
23 78 (14.47%) DevOps
24 77 (14.29%) T-SQL
25 71 (13.17%) Selenium
26 68 (12.62%) BDD
27 66 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management

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 32 (5.94%) Tomcat
2 19 (3.53%) CloudStack
2 19 (3.53%) OpenStack
3 16 (2.97%) JBoss
4 13 (2.41%) Apache
4 13 (2.41%) Jetty
4 13 (2.41%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.48%) CMS
5 8 (1.48%) Tornado
6 7 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.11%) Confluence
7 6 (1.11%) IIS
8 4 (0.74%) nginx
9 3 (0.56%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.19%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.19%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.19%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (0.93%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.19%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Exstream
1 1 (0.19%) Magento
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.48%) G Suite
3 8 (1.48%) Office 365
3 8 (1.48%) SaaS
4 6 (1.11%) Slack
5 5 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.56%) npm
7 2 (0.37%) GitHub
8 1 (0.19%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.48%) AMQP
2 5 (0.93%) Firewall
3 4 (0.74%) PPP
4 3 (0.56%) Internet
5 2 (0.37%) HTTP
6 1 (0.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (20.96%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 30 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (4.64%) MySQL
5 21 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.53%) MongoDB
7 18 (3.34%) Hadoop
7 18 (3.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (2.97%) Redis
10 14 (2.60%) Power BI
10 14 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (2.41%) Couchbase
11 13 (2.41%) Riak
11 13 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.67%) PowerPivot
13 8 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.48%) Big Data
14 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 71 (13.17%) Selenium
2 53 (9.83%) Git (software)
3 43 (7.98%) Visual Studio
4 39 (7.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 36 (6.68%) NUnit
6 33 (6.12%) Jenkins
7 29 (5.38%) Subversion
8 27 (5.01%) MSTest
9 26 (4.82%) JIRA
10 22 (4.08%) Cucumber
11 21 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 19 (3.53%) PHPUnit
13 18 (3.34%) SoapUI
14 14 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (2.41%) gulp
15 13 (2.41%) Vagrant
16 12 (2.23%) Jasmine
17 11 (2.04%) Maven
18 10 (1.86%) Karma Test Runner
18 10 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 119 (22.08%) Finance
2 16 (2.97%) Retail
3 15 (2.78%) Marketing
4 11 (2.04%) Banking
5 5 (0.93%) Advertising
6 2 (0.37%) Games
7 1 (0.19%) Automotive
7 1 (0.19%) Electronics
7 1 (0.19%) Legal
7 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 150 (27.83%) Developer
2 88 (16.33%) Analyst
3 74 (13.73%) Software Engineer
4 69 (12.80%) .NET Developer
5 55 (10.20%) Senior Developer
6 52 (9.65%) C# Developer
7 42 (7.79%) Business Analyst
8 39 (7.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 34 (6.31%) DevOps Engineer
9 34 (6.31%) SQL Developer
10 32 (5.94%) Java Engineer
11 31 (5.75%) Test Analyst
12 30 (5.57%) Platform Engineer
12 30 (5.57%) Project Manager
12 30 (5.57%) Software Developer
13 29 (5.38%) C# Software Engineer
14 27 (5.01%) Senior Software Engineer
15 26 (4.82%) Principal Engineer
15 26 (4.82%) Scrum Master
15 26 (4.82%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (35.99%) .NET
2 116 (21.52%) HTML
3 108 (20.04%) ASP.NET
4 94 (17.44%) CSS
5 92 (17.07%) Web Services
6 88 (16.33%) AngularJS
7 61 (11.32%) RESTful
8 58 (10.76%) XML
9 57 (10.58%) SOAP
10 53 (9.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 49 (9.09%) jQuery
12 47 (8.72%) .NET Framework
12 47 (8.72%) WCF
13 42 (7.79%) WPF
14 41 (7.61%) Node.js
15 38 (7.05%) Spring
16 35 (6.49%) React
17 32 (5.94%) Hibernate
18 31 (5.75%) LINQ
19 30 (5.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
1 28 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (4.45%) Mobile App
3 17 (3.15%) User Experience
4 12 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.11%) Tandem
8 4 (0.74%) Fintech
9 3 (0.56%) Internet of Things
9 3 (0.56%) Machine to Machine
9 3 (0.56%) Minimum Viable Product
9 3 (0.56%) PMI
10 2 (0.37%) iPad
11 1 (0.19%) FMCG
11 1 (0.19%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.19%) Media Streaming
11 1 (0.19%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.19%) Social Media
11 1 (0.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (10.39%) Linux
2 27 (5.01%) Unix
3 13 (2.41%) Windows
4 3 (0.56%) CentOS
4 3 (0.56%) Fedora
4 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.37%) Android
5 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (97.77%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (24.68%) TDD
3 119 (22.08%) Software Engineering
4 115 (21.34%) Kanban
5 109 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
6 102 (18.92%) DSDM
7 97 (18.00%) Test Automation
8 85 (15.77%) Mentoring
8 85 (15.77%) MVC
9 83 (15.40%) SDLC
10 82 (15.21%) RUP
11 80 (14.84%) OO
12 78 (14.47%) DevOps
13 68 (12.62%) BDD
14 66 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 57 (10.58%) User Stories
16 52 (9.65%) Pair Programming
17 49 (9.09%) Project Management
18 46 (8.53%) E-Commerce
19 44 (8.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 205 (38.03%) SQL
2 157 (29.13%) C#
3 147 (27.27%) Java
4 134 (24.86%) JavaScript
5 77 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 52 (9.65%) Python
7 47 (8.72%) Ruby
8 44 (8.16%) PHP
9 43 (7.98%) C++
10 42 (7.79%) Bash Shell
11 30 (5.57%) Shell Script
12 24 (4.45%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.04%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.04%) Scala
14 9 (1.67%) C
15 8 (1.48%) PHP 7
15 8 (1.48%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.93%) Java 9
16 5 (0.93%) PHP 5
16 5 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (3.90%) Degree
2 20 (3.71%) ISTQB
3 11 (2.04%) ISEB
3 11 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (1.11%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.74%) PMP
6 3 (0.56%) APMP
6 3 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.37%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.91%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.19%) PMO
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (7.98%) Docker
2 19 (3.53%) vSphere
2 19 (3.53%) Xen
2 19 (3.53%) XenServer
3 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 51 (9.46%) Opscode Chef
1 51 (9.46%) Puppet
2 29 (5.38%) Cobbler
3 24 (4.45%) Ansible
3 24 (4.45%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.93%) Rancher
4 5 (0.93%) Terraform
5 3 (0.56%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.37%) Grafana
6 2 (0.37%) SCCM
7 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 85 (15.77%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.35%) Oracle
3 28 (5.19%) EnterpriseDB
4 26 (4.82%) Google
5 20 (3.71%) Zend
6 6 (1.11%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.11%) Twitter
7 5 (0.93%) Facebook
7 5 (0.93%) Rackspace
7 5 (0.93%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.74%) IBM
9 3 (0.56%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.56%) Splunk
9 3 (0.56%) VMware
10 2 (0.37%) Cisco
10 2 (0.37%) HP
11 1 (0.19%) Mercator
11 1 (0.19%) OpenText
11 1 (0.19%) SAP
11 1 (0.19%) Telerik