Period
to 22 January 2020

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 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 22 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 427 437 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.43% 9.03% 8.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.22% 9.81% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 327 349 512
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,300 £30,850 £32,500
90th Percentile £69,808 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 3,805 4,455 6,225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 92.92% 92.08% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3,191 3,719 5,303
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +4.94%

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 2020.

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 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
Leeds +6 336 £50,000 +5.26% 54
Bradford +19 45 £60,000 +33.33% 10
Wakefield +14 14 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Ilkley 0 11 £30,000 -22.08%
Knottingley - 4 £40,000 -
Bingley - 4 £62,500 - 1
Halifax -6 3 £46,250 +2.78% 1
Wetherby -15 2 £45,000 +47.54%
Batley - 1 £35,000 -
Castleford - 1 £57,500 -
Scrum
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 387 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (35.36%) C#
3 144 (33.72%) Test Automation
4 129 (30.21%) TDD
5 126 (29.51%) Kanban
5 126 (29.51%) DevOps
6 114 (26.70%) .NET
7 100 (23.42%) Selenium
8 99 (23.19%) Java
9 98 (22.95%) Finance
9 98 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
10 91 (21.31%) Azure
11 89 (20.84%) SQL
12 82 (19.20%) JIRA
13 81 (18.97%) SQL Server
13 81 (18.97%) AWS
14 79 (18.50%) BDD
15 71 (16.63%) Python
16 70 (16.39%) Microsoft
16 70 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
17 67 (15.69%) ASP.NET
18 65 (15.22%) Software Testing
19 59 (13.82%) AngularJS
19 59 (13.82%) SDLC
20 58 (13.58%) Software Engineering
20 58 (13.58%) Web Services
21 57 (13.35%) Cucumber
22 56 (13.11%) SoapUI
23 54 (12.65%) MVC
24 51 (11.94%) QA

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 40 (9.37%) Confluence
2 14 (3.28%) CMS
3 12 (2.81%) IIS
4 7 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.41%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.94%) Apache
6 4 (0.94%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.47%) nginx
8 2 (0.47%) SAS
8 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.23%) CICS
9 1 (0.23%) Mule
9 1 (0.23%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (1.87%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.94%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (6.09%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 91 (21.31%) Azure
2 81 (18.97%) AWS
3 30 (7.03%) G Suite
3 30 (7.03%) Office 365
4 14 (3.28%) GitHub
5 13 (3.04%) GCP
6 7 (1.64%) BrowserStack
6 7 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.64%) SaaS
6 7 (1.64%) Serverless
7 6 (1.41%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (1.41%) AWS CodePipeline
7 6 (1.41%) Sauce Labs
7 6 (1.41%) Trello
8 4 (0.94%) IaaS
8 4 (0.94%) PaaS
9 3 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.75%) AMQP
2 3 (0.70%) SSL
2 3 (0.70%) X.509
3 2 (0.47%) DNS
3 2 (0.47%) Firewall
3 2 (0.47%) HTTP
3 2 (0.47%) Internet
3 2 (0.47%) SMTP
3 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 26 (6.09%) RDBMS
4 13 (3.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 13 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.58%) DB2
7 8 (1.87%) MySQL
8 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (0.94%) MarkLogic
9 4 (0.94%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.94%) Redis
10 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.23%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.23%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 100 (23.42%) Selenium
2 82 (19.20%) JIRA
3 70 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 57 (13.35%) Cucumber
5 56 (13.11%) SoapUI
6 38 (8.90%) JMeter
6 38 (8.90%) WebDriver
7 30 (7.03%) Jenkins
8 29 (6.79%) LoadRunner
9 27 (6.32%) Git (software)
10 26 (6.09%) Visual Studio
11 25 (5.85%) JUnit
12 22 (5.15%) SpecFlow
13 14 (3.28%) Maven
14 13 (3.04%) Appium
14 13 (3.04%) TestNG
15 12 (2.81%) Bitbucket
15 12 (2.81%) Postman
15 12 (2.81%) Subversion
16 10 (2.34%) Ant
General
1 98 (22.95%) Finance
2 21 (4.92%) Legal
3 13 (3.04%) Retail
4 11 (2.58%) Advertising
4 11 (2.58%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.87%) Marketing
6 7 (1.64%) Banking
6 7 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.64%) Public Sector
7 6 (1.41%) Automotive
8 2 (0.47%) Games
8 2 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 80 (18.74%) Developer
2 46 (10.77%) Analyst
3 35 (8.20%) Tester
4 31 (7.26%) Consultant
5 30 (7.03%) .NET Developer
6 29 (6.79%) Senior Consultant
6 29 (6.79%) Senior Test Consultant
6 29 (6.79%) Test Consultant
7 28 (6.56%) Scrum Master
8 26 (6.09%) Software Engineer
8 26 (6.09%) Technical Leader
9 24 (5.62%) DevOps Engineer
10 22 (5.15%) Test Analyst
11 21 (4.92%) Project Manager
12 20 (4.68%) Software Developer
13 18 (4.22%) Automation Test Analyst
13 18 (4.22%) Business Analyst
14 16 (3.75%) Delivery Manager
15 15 (3.51%) C# Developer
16 14 (3.28%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (26.70%) .NET
2 67 (15.69%) ASP.NET
3 59 (13.82%) AngularJS
4 58 (13.58%) Web Services
5 50 (11.71%) .NET Framework
6 46 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (10.77%) RESTful
7 42 (9.84%) REST
8 41 (9.60%) HTML
9 34 (7.96%) React
10 33 (7.73%) CSS
10 33 (7.73%) Entity Framework
11 26 (6.09%) Spring
12 21 (4.92%) HTML5
12 21 (4.92%) SOAP
13 20 (4.68%) jQuery
14 18 (4.22%) Sass
15 17 (3.98%) Spring Boot
16 16 (3.75%) .NET Core
17 15 (3.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.43%) User Experience
2 20 (4.68%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.04%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.17%) NHS
6 4 (0.94%) Algorithms
6 4 (0.94%) Data Centre
6 4 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (0.94%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.70%) Cloud Native
7 3 (0.70%) Graphic Design
7 3 (0.70%) PKI
7 3 (0.70%) Robotics
8 2 (0.47%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.47%) CUDA
8 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.47%) iSeries
8 2 (0.47%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 34 (7.96%) Windows
2 30 (7.03%) Linux
3 26 (6.09%) Android
4 18 (4.22%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.04%) Unix
6 11 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.87%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.87%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (33.72%) Test Automation
3 129 (30.21%) TDD
4 126 (29.51%) DevOps
4 126 (29.51%) Kanban
5 98 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
6 79 (18.50%) BDD
7 65 (15.22%) Software Testing
8 59 (13.82%) SDLC
9 58 (13.58%) Software Engineering
10 54 (12.65%) MVC
11 50 (11.71%) Continuous Delivery
12 49 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
13 47 (11.01%) DSDM
14 44 (10.30%) Mentoring
15 43 (10.07%) User Stories
16 42 (9.84%) Business Analysis
16 42 (9.84%) Coaching
17 38 (8.90%) Software Delivery
18 37 (8.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 151 (35.36%) C#
2 99 (23.19%) Java
3 89 (20.84%) SQL
4 71 (16.63%) Python
5 48 (11.24%) JavaScript
6 33 (7.73%) Ruby
7 27 (6.32%) PHP
8 13 (3.04%) T-SQL
9 12 (2.81%) Java 8
10 11 (2.58%) C
11 10 (2.34%) Objective-C
12 9 (2.11%) C++
13 8 (1.87%) Scala
14 7 (1.64%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.64%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.94%) IronPython
15 4 (0.94%) Perl
15 4 (0.94%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.94%) VB
15 4 (0.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (6.56%) ISTQB
2 26 (6.09%) ISEB
3 10 (2.34%) Degree
3 10 (2.34%) IIBA
4 9 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.17%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.94%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.70%) PMP
7 3 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.70%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (11.94%) QA
2 6 (1.41%) GDPR
3 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (11.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 1 (0.23%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.23%) OpenIDM
2 1 (0.23%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 29 (6.79%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (5.85%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (5.85%) Puppet
2 25 (5.85%) Terraform
3 24 (5.62%) Kubernetes
4 23 (5.39%) Ansible
5 7 (1.64%) Cobbler
6 6 (1.41%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.94%) Packer
8 3 (0.70%) Kibana
9 2 (0.47%) logstash
9 2 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.23%) Grafana
Vendors
1 70 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 39 (9.13%) Google
3 29 (6.79%) HP
4 19 (4.45%) Oracle
5 12 (2.81%) Xamarin
6 10 (2.34%) Splunk
7 6 (1.41%) EnterpriseDB
7 6 (1.41%) VMware
8 5 (1.17%) Adobe
9 4 (0.94%) OutSystems
9 4 (0.94%) RedGate
9 4 (0.94%) UiPath
10 3 (0.70%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.70%) BT
10 3 (0.70%) IBM
11 2 (0.47%) CloudEndure
11 2 (0.47%) Unisys
12 1 (0.23%) ForgeRock
12 1 (0.23%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.23%) SAP