Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 24 17
Rank change year-on-year -11 -7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 530 730 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.18% 8.47% 9.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.90% 9.18% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 418 601 814
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,750 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 6,705 7,953 9,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.82% 92.26% 92.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5,395 6,557 7,809
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £43,146 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.98% +1.52% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,140 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +0.28% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Yorkshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Scrum in Yorkshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 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
West Yorkshire +3 402 £47,000 -6.00% 78
South Yorkshire +1 86 £48,750 +8.33% 21
East Yorkshire +5 20 £45,000 +28.57% 4
North Yorkshire -106 18 £52,000 +22.35% 4
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 478 (90.19%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (36.42%) C#
3 165 (31.13%) Kanban
4 153 (28.87%) DevOps
5 134 (25.28%) Finance
6 130 (24.53%) SQL
7 127 (23.96%) Test Automation
8 125 (23.58%) .NET
9 123 (23.21%) Microsoft
10 121 (22.83%) JavaScript
10 121 (22.83%) TDD
11 118 (22.26%) Java
12 113 (21.32%) Selenium
13 110 (20.75%) SQL Server
14 105 (19.81%) Azure
15 95 (17.92%) ASP.NET
15 95 (17.92%) Python
16 92 (17.36%) Software Engineering
17 88 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
18 82 (15.47%) Team Foundation Server
19 77 (14.53%) QA
20 76 (14.34%) BDD
21 73 (13.77%) Software Testing
21 73 (13.77%) Google
22 72 (13.58%) JIRA
23 71 (13.40%) Docker
24 67 (12.64%) Ruby
24 67 (12.64%) Git (software)
24 67 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
25 66 (12.45%) Mentoring

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 25 (4.72%) Confluence
2 17 (3.21%) CMS
2 17 (3.21%) IIS
3 13 (2.45%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (1.13%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.75%) Apache
6 4 (0.75%) nginx
6 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.57%) OpenEdge
7 3 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.57%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.38%) JBoss
8 2 (0.38%) Mule
8 2 (0.38%) WordPress
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 12 (2.26%) Chatbot
2 9 (1.70%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.38%) Flinto
4 2 (0.38%) InVision
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.38%) Sketch
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (4.15%) WebTrends
2 4 (0.75%) Magento
3 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 105 (19.81%) Azure
2 62 (11.70%) AWS
3 52 (9.81%) Office 365
4 46 (8.68%) G Suite
5 27 (5.09%) GCP
6 16 (3.02%) Azure Stack
6 16 (3.02%) IBM Cloud
7 12 (2.26%) GitHub
8 11 (2.08%) Slack
9 10 (1.89%) FinancialForce
9 10 (1.89%) Force.com
10 5 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.94%) PaaS
10 5 (0.94%) Power Platform
11 4 (0.75%) IaaS
12 3 (0.57%) SaaS
13 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.19%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.19%) DLNA
2 1 (0.19%) GSM
2 1 (0.19%) LTE
2 1 (0.19%) NFC
2 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.19%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.47%) Relational Database
3 25 (4.72%) RDBMS
4 20 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (3.21%) MySQL
6 11 (2.08%) DB2
6 11 (2.08%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 10 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.94%) Data Lake
10 5 (0.94%) Power BI
11 4 (0.75%) MarkLogic
11 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.57%) Redis
12 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 113 (21.32%) Selenium
2 82 (15.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 72 (13.58%) JIRA
4 67 (12.64%) Git (software)
5 62 (11.70%) Cucumber
6 56 (10.57%) SoapUI
7 52 (9.81%) WebDriver
8 48 (9.06%) JMeter
9 42 (7.92%) Jenkins
10 31 (5.85%) Visual Studio
11 30 (5.66%) LoadRunner
12 21 (3.96%) Visual Studio Team System
13 20 (3.77%) Appium
13 20 (3.77%) Ranorex
13 20 (3.77%) SpecFlow
14 19 (3.58%) JUnit
15 16 (3.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 16 (3.02%) NeoLoad
15 16 (3.02%) WATIR
15 16 (3.02%) WebLOAD
General
1 134 (25.28%) Finance
2 61 (11.51%) Retail
3 38 (7.17%) Banking
4 21 (3.96%) Marketing
5 10 (1.89%) Public Sector
6 8 (1.51%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.13%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.13%) Legal
7 6 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.75%) Games
9 3 (0.57%) Law
10 2 (0.38%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 115 (21.70%) Developer
2 68 (12.83%) Analyst
3 42 (7.92%) Software Developer
4 41 (7.74%) Project Manager
5 40 (7.55%) Test Analyst
6 35 (6.60%) C# Developer
6 35 (6.60%) DevOps Engineer
7 33 (6.23%) .NET Developer
8 26 (4.91%) Product Owner
9 24 (4.53%) Software Team Leader
9 24 (4.53%) Team Leader
9 24 (4.53%) Tester
10 23 (4.34%) Technical Leader
11 22 (4.15%) Automation Test Analyst
11 22 (4.15%) Cloud Engineer
11 22 (4.15%) Software Engineering Team Leader
12 21 (3.96%) Java Developer
12 21 (3.96%) Scrum Master
13 20 (3.77%) Senior Developer
13 20 (3.77%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (23.58%) .NET
2 95 (17.92%) ASP.NET
3 54 (10.19%) .NET Framework
4 52 (9.81%) HTML
5 47 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 47 (8.87%) Entity Framework
6 46 (8.68%) Web Services
7 39 (7.36%) REST
8 38 (7.17%) CSS
9 36 (6.79%) .NET Core
10 34 (6.42%) Spring
11 30 (5.66%) RESTful
12 26 (4.91%) AngularJS
13 25 (4.72%) jQuery
14 21 (3.96%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (3.96%) XML
15 20 (3.77%) Spring Boot
16 19 (3.58%) SOAP
17 18 (3.40%) JSON
18 17 (3.21%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (3.96%) User Experience
2 19 (3.58%) Mobile App
3 18 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.02%) Hybrid Cloud
4 16 (3.02%) Public Cloud
5 15 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.32%) NHS
7 7 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (0.75%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.75%) e-Learning
8 4 (0.75%) Life Science
9 3 (0.57%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.57%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.57%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.57%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.38%) PMI
11 1 (0.19%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.19%) New Media
11 1 (0.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 60 (11.32%) Linux
2 45 (8.49%) Windows
3 26 (4.91%) Android
4 22 (4.15%) Apple iOS
5 17 (3.21%) Windows Server
6 14 (2.64%) Unix
7 6 (1.13%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (90.19%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (31.13%) Kanban
3 153 (28.87%) DevOps
4 127 (23.96%) Test Automation
5 121 (22.83%) TDD
6 92 (17.36%) Software Engineering
7 88 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
8 76 (14.34%) BDD
9 73 (13.77%) Software Testing
10 67 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
11 66 (12.45%) Mentoring
12 63 (11.89%) DSDM
13 62 (11.70%) User Stories
14 61 (11.51%) MVC
15 56 (10.57%) SDLC
16 52 (9.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 52 (9.81%) Sprint Planning
17 49 (9.25%) Project Management
18 44 (8.30%) User Acceptance Testing
19 41 (7.74%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 193 (36.42%) C#
2 130 (24.53%) SQL
3 121 (22.83%) JavaScript
4 118 (22.26%) Java
5 95 (17.92%) Python
6 67 (12.64%) Ruby
7 47 (8.87%) PHP
8 29 (5.47%) Bash Shell
9 22 (4.15%) C++
10 18 (3.40%) C
11 16 (3.02%) Groovy
11 16 (3.02%) Scala
12 15 (2.83%) T-SQL
13 13 (2.45%) Java 8
14 11 (2.08%) Objective-C
15 10 (1.89%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.51%) Perl
16 8 (1.51%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.32%) Apple Swift
18 6 (1.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (10.57%) Degree
2 24 (4.53%) ISEB
2 24 (4.53%) ISTQB
3 18 (3.40%) HND
4 14 (2.64%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.64%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.13%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.94%) IIBA
8 4 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.75%) PMP
9 2 (0.38%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (14.53%) QA
2 8 (1.51%) GDPR
3 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) Dublin Core
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) PMO
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (13.40%) Docker
2 3 (0.57%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 53 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (7.36%) Terraform
3 38 (7.17%) Puppet
4 37 (6.98%) Kubernetes
5 31 (5.85%) Ansible
6 30 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (1.89%) Cobbler
7 10 (1.89%) Tivoli
8 9 (1.70%) Kibana
9 8 (1.51%) logstash
10 4 (0.75%) Packer
10 4 (0.75%) Rancher
11 1 (0.19%) Grafana
11 1 (0.19%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 123 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 73 (13.77%) Google
3 30 (5.66%) HP
4 27 (5.09%) Oracle
5 17 (3.21%) IBM
6 12 (2.26%) AppDynamics
7 10 (1.89%) Advent
7 10 (1.89%) EnterpriseDB
7 10 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.89%) VMware
8 9 (1.70%) OutSystems
9 6 (1.13%) Splunk
9 6 (1.13%) Xamarin
10 5 (0.94%) UiPath
11 4 (0.75%) Progress
11 4 (0.75%) RedGate
12 3 (0.57%) Adobe
12 3 (0.57%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.38%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.38%) hybris