Period
to 22 January 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 18 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 437 586 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.03% 8.80% 10.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.85% 9.48% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 349 512 660
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,850 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 4,436 6,182 6,694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.69% 92.88% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3,703 5,269 5,748
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% +4.94% +1.25%

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 January 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 January 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 -6 311 £47,500 -5.00% 60
Bradford +8 32 £45,000 - 11
Halifax -1 28 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Huddersfield +4 16 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Ilkley - 14 £38,500 - 7
Wakefield -4 12 £55,000 +48.65% 1
Wetherby -5 8 £30,500 -3.17% 3
Pontefract -6 1 - -
Scrum
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 422 (96.57%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (28.15%) C#
3 116 (26.54%) JavaScript
3 116 (26.54%) .NET
4 108 (24.71%) SQL
5 102 (23.34%) Finance
5 102 (23.34%) Kanban
6 92 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 90 (20.59%) DevOps
8 85 (19.45%) JIRA
9 82 (18.76%) SDLC
10 79 (18.08%) Java
11 76 (17.39%) HTML
12 72 (16.48%) ASP.NET
13 70 (16.02%) TDD
14 68 (15.56%) CSS
15 67 (15.33%) SQL Server
16 64 (14.65%) DSDM
17 61 (13.96%) Mentoring
17 61 (13.96%) Microsoft Azure
18 60 (13.73%) MVC
19 59 (13.50%) Test Automation
20 55 (12.59%) Team Foundation Server
20 55 (12.59%) XML
21 53 (12.13%) User Stories
22 52 (11.90%) Confluence
22 52 (11.90%) Microsoft
23 51 (11.67%) Web Services
24 49 (11.21%) Software Engineering
25 48 (10.98%) BDD

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 52 (11.90%) Confluence
2 14 (3.20%) IIS
3 9 (2.06%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.37%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.92%) CMS
5 4 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.69%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.46%) Kentico
7 2 (0.46%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.23%) Apache
8 1 (0.23%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
Applications
1 11 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (1.60%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.46%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 61 (13.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.49%) Office 365
4 23 (5.26%) G Suite
4 23 (5.26%) GitHub
5 18 (4.12%) Slack
6 12 (2.75%) Sage Pay
7 9 (2.06%) SaaS
8 5 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.46%) IaaS
11 1 (0.23%) Force.com
11 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.75%) DNS
2 7 (1.60%) HTTP
3 3 (0.69%) Firewall
4 2 (0.46%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.46%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) Internet
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.14%) Power BI
6 5 (1.14%) QlikView
7 4 (0.92%) Big Data
7 4 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.46%) Adabas
9 2 (0.46%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.46%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.46%) Spark SQL
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 85 (19.45%) JIRA
2 55 (12.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (10.76%) Git (software)
4 40 (9.15%) Selenium
5 34 (7.78%) Jenkins
6 30 (6.86%) Cucumber
7 25 (5.72%) JMeter
7 25 (5.72%) SoapUI
8 22 (5.03%) Visual Studio
9 17 (3.89%) NUnit
9 17 (3.89%) Visual Studio Team System
10 16 (3.66%) MSTest
11 15 (3.43%) JUnit
11 15 (3.43%) LoadRunner
12 12 (2.75%) Sonatype Nexus
12 12 (2.75%) Xcode
13 10 (2.29%) Appium
13 10 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (2.29%) Buildbot
13 10 (2.29%) Ranorex
General
1 102 (23.34%) Finance
2 34 (7.78%) Retail
3 14 (3.20%) Banking
4 8 (1.83%) Retail Banking
5 6 (1.37%) Marketing
6 5 (1.14%) Publishing
7 4 (0.92%) Games
8 2 (0.46%) Advertising
8 2 (0.46%) Automotive
8 2 (0.46%) Law
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 119 (27.23%) Developer
2 90 (20.59%) Analyst
3 51 (11.67%) Business Analyst
4 45 (10.30%) .NET Developer
5 40 (9.15%) Scrum Master
6 37 (8.47%) Senior Developer
7 31 (7.09%) Software Developer
8 30 (6.86%) C# Developer
9 29 (6.64%) Platform Engineer
10 28 (6.41%) Product Owner
11 27 (6.18%) Agile Business Analyst
12 23 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
12 23 (5.26%) Test Analyst
13 21 (4.81%) .NET Software Engineer
13 21 (4.81%) C# Software Engineer
13 21 (4.81%) DevOps Engineer
13 21 (4.81%) Software Engineer
14 19 (4.35%) Project Manager
15 18 (4.12%) Architect
15 18 (4.12%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (26.54%) .NET
2 76 (17.39%) HTML
3 72 (16.48%) ASP.NET
4 68 (15.56%) CSS
5 55 (12.59%) XML
6 51 (11.67%) Web Services
7 43 (9.84%) jQuery
8 40 (9.15%) REST
9 33 (7.55%) AngularJS
9 33 (7.55%) SOAP
10 32 (7.32%) .NET Framework
11 31 (7.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 30 (6.86%) RESTful
13 27 (6.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (6.18%) JSON
13 27 (6.18%) WCF
14 20 (4.58%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
15 19 (4.35%) WPF
16 18 (4.12%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.09%) User Experience
2 16 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.66%) Mobile App
3 12 (2.75%) Data Centre
3 12 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.52%) e-Learning
5 6 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.37%) Online Banking
6 5 (1.14%) Cloud Native
7 4 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.69%) NHS
9 2 (0.46%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.46%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.23%) Digital TV
10 1 (0.23%) Fintech
10 1 (0.23%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.23%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.72%) Windows
2 22 (5.03%) Linux
3 21 (4.81%) Unix
4 16 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.92%) Android
6 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (96.57%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (23.34%) Kanban
3 92 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 90 (20.59%) DevOps
5 82 (18.76%) SDLC
6 70 (16.02%) TDD
7 64 (14.65%) DSDM
8 61 (13.96%) Mentoring
9 60 (13.73%) MVC
10 59 (13.50%) Test Automation
11 53 (12.13%) User Stories
12 49 (11.21%) Software Engineering
13 48 (10.98%) BDD
14 47 (10.76%) Coaching
15 46 (10.53%) Software Delivery
16 43 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
17 42 (9.61%) Project Management
18 38 (8.70%) Waterfall
19 34 (7.78%) Software Testing
20 33 (7.55%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 123 (28.15%) C#
2 116 (26.54%) JavaScript
3 108 (24.71%) SQL
4 79 (18.08%) Java
5 43 (9.84%) T-SQL
6 36 (8.24%) Python
7 35 (8.01%) Ruby
8 26 (5.95%) C++
8 26 (5.95%) PHP
9 20 (4.58%) Scala
10 17 (3.89%) Bash Shell
11 16 (3.66%) Shell Script
12 15 (3.43%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.97%) Apple Swift
14 12 (2.75%) PowerShell
15 11 (2.52%) C
16 10 (2.29%) TypeScript
17 8 (1.83%) VB.NET
18 7 (1.60%) Java 8
19 5 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (5.26%) Degree
2 14 (3.20%) SC Cleared
2 14 (3.20%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.14%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.92%) CISSP
6 3 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.46%) APMP
7 2 (0.46%) ISEB
7 2 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CBAP
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.09%) QA
2 22 (5.03%) PMO
3 8 (1.83%) GDPR
4 4 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (2.75%) Docker
2 2 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) HDFS
3 1 (0.23%) vSphere
3 1 (0.23%) Xen
3 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (4.58%) Puppet
3 16 (3.66%) Cobbler
3 16 (3.66%) Tivoli
4 15 (3.43%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (1.83%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.92%) Ansible
6 4 (0.92%) Kibana
7 3 (0.69%) logstash
8 2 (0.46%) Oozie
8 2 (0.46%) SCOM
9 1 (0.23%) Grafana
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 52 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 45 (10.30%) Oracle
3 31 (7.09%) Google
4 18 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (3.66%) EnterpriseDB
6 15 (3.43%) HP
6 15 (3.43%) VMware
7 12 (2.75%) Telerik
8 11 (2.52%) AppDynamics
9 9 (2.06%) Atlassian
9 9 (2.06%) Splunk
10 7 (1.60%) MuleSoft
11 5 (1.14%) Cognos
11 5 (1.14%) Informatica
11 5 (1.14%) Tableau
12 3 (0.69%) webMethods
13 2 (0.46%) Hortonworks
13 2 (0.46%) IBM
13 2 (0.46%) Sitecore
14 1 (0.23%) Facebook