Period
to 15 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 15 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 37 17
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 308 553 862
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.33% 7.36% 9.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.06% 8.12% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 290 454 782
Median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.89% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,450 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,063 6,811 8,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.82% 90.67% 92.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,625 5,473 7,163
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -3.41% +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,450 £25,920 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Yorkshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Scrum in Yorkshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Yorkshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
West Yorkshire -3 185 £50,000 +11.11% 46
North Yorkshire +111 58 £52,500 +5.00% 11
South Yorkshire +8 48 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East Yorkshire +11 8 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 297 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (28.25%) DevOps
3 85 (27.60%) JavaScript
4 77 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 73 (23.70%) Software Engineering
6 70 (22.73%) SQL
7 64 (20.78%) AWS
7 64 (20.78%) AngularJS
8 61 (19.81%) Java
9 59 (19.16%) Test Automation
10 58 (18.83%) Kanban
11 54 (17.53%) C#
11 54 (17.53%) Git (software)
12 52 (16.88%) Azure
13 47 (15.26%) Degree
14 46 (14.94%) Kubernetes
15 45 (14.61%) SDLC
15 45 (14.61%) Docker
15 45 (14.61%) Finance
15 45 (14.61%) .NET
15 45 (14.61%) Linux
16 42 (13.64%) Project Management
17 40 (12.99%) HTML
17 40 (12.99%) Deployment Automation
18 37 (12.01%) Terraform
19 36 (11.69%) Puppet
20 34 (11.04%) Opscode Chef
20 34 (11.04%) JIRA
21 33 (10.71%) Computer Science
22 31 (10.06%) CSS

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 26 (8.44%) Confluence
2 3 (0.97%) CICS
2 3 (0.97%) CMS
2 3 (0.97%) IIS
3 2 (0.65%) Apache
3 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.65%) AutoCAD
1 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 64 (20.78%) AWS
2 52 (16.88%) Azure
3 27 (8.77%) AWS CloudFormation
4 18 (5.84%) GCP
5 11 (3.57%) Serverless
6 5 (1.62%) SaaS
7 3 (0.97%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.97%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.97%) PaaS
7 3 (0.97%) Route 53
8 2 (0.65%) GitHub
8 2 (0.65%) IaaS
8 2 (0.65%) Slack
8 2 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Apigee
9 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.32%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.62%) Skype
2 2 (0.65%) Network Security
3 1 (0.32%) CTI
3 1 (0.32%) Firewall
3 1 (0.32%) VPN
3 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.60%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.27%) Big Data
4 6 (1.95%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (1.95%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.62%) Data Lake
5 5 (1.62%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (1.30%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.30%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.97%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.32%) DB2
9 1 (0.32%) Power BI
9 1 (0.32%) QlikView
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (17.53%) Git (software)
2 34 (11.04%) JIRA
3 20 (6.49%) Subversion
4 14 (4.55%) JUnit
5 12 (3.90%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.92%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.60%) Sikuli
7 8 (2.60%) TestComplete
8 7 (2.27%) Selenium
9 6 (1.95%) IBM UrbanCode
9 6 (1.95%) MSTest
9 6 (1.95%) NUnit
10 5 (1.62%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.97%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.97%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.97%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.97%) Spinnaker
13 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
14 1 (0.32%) Maven
General
1 45 (14.61%) Finance
2 19 (6.17%) Banking
3 14 (4.55%) Marketing
4 10 (3.25%) Games
5 9 (2.92%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.62%) Legal
6 5 (1.62%) Retail
7 4 (1.30%) Public Sector
8 3 (0.97%) Automotive
8 3 (0.97%) Publishing
9 2 (0.65%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Law
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (22.08%) Developer
2 46 (14.94%) Software Engineer
3 34 (11.04%) Scrum Master
4 26 (8.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 25 (8.12%) AWS Engineer
6 22 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
7 19 (6.17%) Senior Developer
8 16 (5.19%) Senior Software Engineer
9 15 (4.87%) Architect
10 14 (4.55%) C# Developer
10 14 (4.55%) Product Owner
11 13 (4.22%) .NET Developer
11 13 (4.22%) Agile Scrum Master
11 13 (4.22%) AWS DevOps
11 13 (4.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 12 (3.90%) .NET Software Engineer
13 11 (3.57%) Tester
14 10 (3.25%) Analyst
14 10 (3.25%) Java Developer
14 10 (3.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (20.78%) AngularJS
2 45 (14.61%) .NET
3 40 (12.99%) HTML
4 31 (10.06%) CSS
5 30 (9.74%) React
6 29 (9.42%) REST
7 23 (7.47%) ASP.NET
8 21 (6.82%) Vue.js
9 19 (6.17%) Web Services
10 16 (5.19%) HTML5
11 15 (4.87%) Spring
12 14 (4.55%) Sass
13 13 (4.22%) RESTful
13 13 (4.22%) XML
14 12 (3.90%) .NET Framework
15 11 (3.57%) .NET Core
15 11 (3.57%) jQuery
16 10 (3.25%) Entity Framework
16 10 (3.25%) WCF
17 9 (2.92%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 18 (5.84%) Data Structures
3 17 (5.52%) Algorithms
4 15 (4.87%) Mainframe
5 14 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.22%) User Experience
7 10 (3.25%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.60%) Virtual Team
9 7 (2.27%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.30%) NHS
12 2 (0.65%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.65%) PKI
12 2 (0.65%) SCADA
13 1 (0.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.32%) iSeries
13 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.32%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.61%) Linux
2 29 (9.42%) Windows
3 15 (4.87%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.57%) Unix
5 5 (1.62%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.30%) Android
7 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.97%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (28.25%) DevOps
3 77 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 73 (23.70%) Software Engineering
5 59 (19.16%) Test Automation
6 58 (18.83%) Kanban
7 45 (14.61%) SDLC
8 42 (13.64%) Project Management
9 40 (12.99%) Deployment Automation
10 33 (10.71%) Computer Science
11 29 (9.42%) TDD
12 28 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
13 27 (8.77%) Migration
14 26 (8.44%) Mentoring
14 26 (8.44%) Unit Testing
15 23 (7.47%) Microservices
16 21 (6.82%) Software Delivery
17 20 (6.49%) Information Management
17 20 (6.49%) Waterfall
18 19 (6.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 85 (27.60%) JavaScript
2 70 (22.73%) SQL
3 61 (19.81%) Java
4 54 (17.53%) C#
5 24 (7.79%) Python
6 21 (6.82%) C++
7 17 (5.52%) TypeScript
8 12 (3.90%) C
8 12 (3.90%) PHP
8 12 (3.90%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.57%) Groovy
9 11 (3.57%) Scala
10 9 (2.92%) Ruby
11 8 (2.60%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.60%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.27%) COBOL
13 6 (1.95%) JCL
13 6 (1.95%) Kotlin
13 6 (1.95%) REXX
13 6 (1.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (15.26%) Degree
2 10 (3.25%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.95%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.30%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (0.97%) MCP
5 3 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.97%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) CSPO
6 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) HND
6 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.32%) MBA
7 1 (0.32%) MCSE
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.44%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (14.61%) Docker
2 2 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (14.94%) Kubernetes
2 37 (12.01%) Terraform
3 36 (11.69%) Puppet
4 34 (11.04%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.60%) Ansible
6 6 (1.95%) CA Service Virtualization
6 6 (1.95%) Cobbler
6 6 (1.95%) Tivoli
7 5 (1.62%) Rancher
8 2 (0.65%) Istio
8 2 (0.65%) linkerd
8 2 (0.65%) Packer
Vendors
1 29 (9.42%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.17%) Google
3 16 (5.19%) Oracle
4 13 (4.22%) IBM
5 12 (3.90%) Unisys
6 8 (2.60%) VMware
7 6 (1.95%) CA
7 6 (1.95%) EnterpriseDB
8 5 (1.62%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.65%) Zend
10 1 (0.32%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.32%) Citrix
10 1 (0.32%) Pega
10 1 (0.32%) Remedy
10 1 (0.32%) Splunk
10 1 (0.32%) Tableau
10 1 (0.32%) Talend
10 1 (0.32%) Xamarin