Period
to 23 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 17 22
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 548 744 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 8.03% 9.67% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.78% 10.60% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 483 693 702
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% -0.58%
10th Percentile £32,100 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £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 6241 7021 8375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.50% 91.26% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5245 6016 6720
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,900 £65,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +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 23 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 23 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 -2 444 £50,000 +11.11% 47
Halifax +13 42 £55,000 - 3
Bradford -4 28 £41,500 -2.35% 6
Huddersfield +5 15 £42,500 +13.33%
Wetherby +18 6 £32,000 -
Wakefield -1 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Bingley -11 2 £33,500 -4.29% 1
Ilkley - 1 £25,000 -
Brighouse - 1 £45,000 -
Castleford - 1 £39,000 - 1
Elland - 1 £25,000 -
Scrum
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 535 (97.63%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (37.96%) SQL
3 199 (36.31%) .NET
4 161 (29.38%) C#
5 146 (26.64%) Java
6 135 (24.64%) JavaScript
7 134 (24.45%) TDD
8 121 (22.08%) Software Engineering
9 120 (21.90%) Finance
10 117 (21.35%) SQL Server
11 116 (21.17%) HTML
12 114 (20.80%) Kanban
13 109 (19.89%) ASP.NET
14 108 (19.71%) Continuous Integration
15 100 (18.25%) DSDM
16 98 (17.88%) Test Automation
17 93 (16.97%) CSS
17 93 (16.97%) Web Services
18 88 (16.06%) SDLC
19 86 (15.69%) AngularJS
20 85 (15.51%) Mentoring
21 84 (15.33%) Microsoft
21 84 (15.33%) MVC
22 79 (14.42%) RUP
22 79 (14.42%) OO
23 78 (14.23%) T-SQL
24 76 (13.87%) DevOps
25 72 (13.14%) Selenium
26 70 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
27 68 (12.41%) 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 32 (5.84%) Tomcat
2 18 (3.28%) CloudStack
2 18 (3.28%) OpenStack
3 15 (2.74%) JBoss
4 12 (2.19%) Apache
4 12 (2.19%) Jetty
4 12 (2.19%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.46%) CMS
5 8 (1.46%) Tornado
6 7 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.09%) Confluence
7 6 (1.09%) IIS
8 4 (0.73%) nginx
9 3 (0.55%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.55%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.18%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.18%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (0.91%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.18%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Exstream
1 1 (0.18%) Magento
1 1 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.64%) G Suite
3 9 (1.64%) Office 365
4 8 (1.46%) SaaS
5 7 (1.28%) Slack
6 5 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.55%) npm
8 2 (0.36%) GitHub
9 1 (0.18%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.46%) AMQP
2 6 (1.09%) Firewall
3 4 (0.73%) PPP
4 3 (0.55%) Internet
5 1 (0.18%) HTTP
5 1 (0.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.75%) Relational Database
3 31 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (4.38%) MySQL
5 20 (3.65%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.28%) MongoDB
6 18 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (3.10%) Hadoop
7 17 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (2.74%) Redis
9 14 (2.55%) Power BI
9 14 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (2.19%) Couchbase
11 12 (2.19%) Riak
12 9 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.64%) PowerPivot
13 8 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.46%) Big Data
14 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 72 (13.14%) Selenium
2 55 (10.04%) Git (software)
3 46 (8.39%) Visual Studio
4 41 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (6.39%) NUnit
6 34 (6.20%) Jenkins
7 30 (5.47%) Subversion
8 27 (4.93%) JIRA
8 27 (4.93%) MSTest
9 23 (4.20%) Cucumber
10 20 (3.65%) Octopus Deploy
11 19 (3.47%) SoapUI
12 18 (3.28%) PHPUnit
13 14 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 13 (2.37%) gulp
14 13 (2.37%) Vagrant
15 12 (2.19%) Jasmine
15 12 (2.19%) Maven
16 10 (1.82%) Ranorex
16 10 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 120 (21.90%) Finance
2 18 (3.28%) Retail
3 16 (2.92%) Marketing
4 11 (2.01%) Banking
5 5 (0.91%) Advertising
6 2 (0.36%) Electronics
6 2 (0.36%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.18%) Automotive
7 1 (0.18%) Games
7 1 (0.18%) Legal
7 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (27.92%) Developer
2 91 (16.61%) Analyst
3 74 (13.50%) Software Engineer
4 72 (13.14%) .NET Developer
5 56 (10.22%) Senior Developer
6 53 (9.67%) C# Developer
7 43 (7.85%) Business Analyst
8 40 (7.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 38 (6.93%) SQL Developer
10 33 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
10 33 (6.02%) Java Engineer
11 32 (5.84%) Software Developer
11 32 (5.84%) Test Analyst
12 31 (5.66%) Project Manager
13 29 (5.29%) C# Software Engineer
13 29 (5.29%) Platform Engineer
14 28 (5.11%) Scrum Master
14 28 (5.11%) Senior C# Developer
14 28 (5.11%) Senior Software Engineer
15 27 (4.93%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (36.31%) .NET
2 116 (21.17%) HTML
3 109 (19.89%) ASP.NET
4 93 (16.97%) CSS
4 93 (16.97%) Web Services
5 86 (15.69%) AngularJS
6 62 (11.31%) RESTful
7 58 (10.58%) SOAP
7 58 (10.58%) XML
8 53 (9.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 48 (8.76%) jQuery
10 47 (8.58%) .NET Framework
10 47 (8.58%) WCF
11 44 (8.03%) WPF
12 38 (6.93%) Node.js
12 38 (6.93%) Spring
13 34 (6.20%) React
14 33 (6.02%) Hibernate
15 30 (5.47%) Entity Framework
16 29 (5.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.38%) Mobile App
4 17 (3.10%) User Experience
5 14 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.28%) Tandem
8 3 (0.55%) Fintech
8 3 (0.55%) Internet of Things
8 3 (0.55%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (0.55%) Minimum Viable Product
8 3 (0.55%) PMI
9 1 (0.18%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.18%) FMCG
9 1 (0.18%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.18%) Media Streaming
9 1 (0.18%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.18%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 52 (9.49%) Linux
2 26 (4.74%) Unix
3 13 (2.37%) Windows
4 3 (0.55%) CentOS
4 3 (0.55%) Fedora
4 3 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.36%) Android
5 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (97.63%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (24.45%) TDD
3 121 (22.08%) Software Engineering
4 114 (20.80%) Kanban
5 108 (19.71%) Continuous Integration
6 100 (18.25%) DSDM
7 98 (17.88%) Test Automation
8 88 (16.06%) SDLC
9 85 (15.51%) Mentoring
10 84 (15.33%) MVC
11 79 (14.42%) OO
11 79 (14.42%) RUP
12 76 (13.87%) DevOps
13 70 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 68 (12.41%) BDD
15 59 (10.77%) User Stories
16 52 (9.49%) Pair Programming
17 51 (9.31%) Project Management
18 47 (8.58%) E-Commerce
19 45 (8.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 208 (37.96%) SQL
2 161 (29.38%) C#
3 146 (26.64%) Java
4 135 (24.64%) JavaScript
5 78 (14.23%) T-SQL
6 53 (9.67%) Python
7 46 (8.39%) Ruby
8 43 (7.85%) C++
9 41 (7.48%) Bash Shell
9 41 (7.48%) PHP
10 29 (5.29%) Shell Script
11 23 (4.20%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.19%) PowerShell
13 10 (1.82%) C
13 10 (1.82%) Scala
14 9 (1.64%) VB.NET
15 8 (1.46%) PHP 7
16 5 (0.91%) Java 9
16 5 (0.91%) PHP 5
16 5 (0.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (4.01%) Degree
2 20 (3.65%) ISTQB
3 11 (2.01%) ISEB
3 11 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (1.09%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.73%) PMP
6 3 (0.55%) APMP
6 3 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.76%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.18%) PMO
3 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (7.85%) Docker
2 18 (3.28%) vSphere
2 18 (3.28%) Xen
2 18 (3.28%) XenServer
3 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 50 (9.12%) Puppet
2 49 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (5.11%) Cobbler
4 24 (4.38%) Ansible
5 23 (4.20%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.91%) Rancher
6 5 (0.91%) Terraform
7 3 (0.55%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.36%) SCCM
9 1 (0.18%) Grafana
Vendors
1 84 (15.33%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.58%) Oracle
3 27 (4.93%) EnterpriseDB
3 27 (4.93%) Google
4 19 (3.47%) Zend
5 6 (1.09%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.09%) Twitter
6 5 (0.91%) Facebook
6 5 (0.91%) Rackspace
6 5 (0.91%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.73%) IBM
8 3 (0.55%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.55%) HP
8 3 (0.55%) VMware
9 2 (0.36%) Cisco
9 2 (0.36%) SAP
9 2 (0.36%) Splunk
9 2 (0.36%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.18%) Mercator
10 1 (0.18%) OpenText