Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 16 22
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1,052 1,236 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 10.13% 11.55% 7.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.02% 12.59% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 912 1,115 854
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £59,425
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 9,546 9,818 11,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.97% 91.77% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8,111 8,496 9,275
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 2018. 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 -1 704 £47,500 +5.56% 91
South Yorkshire +11 164 £40,000 -20.00% 36
North Yorkshire -8 119 £42,500 -5.56% 13
East Yorkshire +7 39 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Humberside -5 13 £32,500 -
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 1,015 (96.48%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (28.61%) .NET
3 292 (27.76%) C#
4 278 (26.43%) JavaScript
5 269 (25.57%) SQL
6 246 (23.38%) Finance
7 223 (21.20%) Java
8 217 (20.63%) Kanban
9 209 (19.87%) TDD
10 193 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
11 190 (18.06%) Software Engineering
12 184 (17.49%) OO
13 182 (17.30%) SDLC
14 174 (16.54%) Test Automation
15 150 (14.26%) ASP.NET
16 149 (14.16%) HTML
17 145 (13.78%) SQL Server
18 139 (13.21%) MVC
19 136 (12.93%) DSDM
20 132 (12.55%) User Stories
21 128 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
22 127 (12.07%) CSS
23 123 (11.69%) Web Services
24 113 (10.74%) Microsoft
24 113 (10.74%) Git (software)
25 107 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
26 106 (10.08%) JIRA
27 105 (9.98%) BDD
28 100 (9.51%) RUP
29 96 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC

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 21 (2.00%) Confluence
2 19 (1.81%) Tomcat
3 13 (1.24%) CMS
4 10 (0.95%) IIS
5 8 (0.76%) Jetty
6 7 (0.67%) Apache
6 7 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.57%) JBoss
7 6 (0.57%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.48%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.29%) OpenEdge
10 3 (0.29%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.29%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.19%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.19%) Tornado
11 2 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (1.14%) MS Visio
2 11 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.095%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.095%) EngageOne
4 1 (0.095%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.095%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 4 (0.38%) Magento
2 2 (0.19%) Shopify
3 1 (0.095%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 72 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.43%) SaaS
4 13 (1.24%) Force.com
5 12 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (0.95%) GitHub
7 8 (0.76%) G Suite
7 8 (0.76%) Office 365
7 8 (0.76%) Slack
8 6 (0.57%) PaaS
8 6 (0.57%) Serverless
9 5 (0.48%) FinancialForce
10 4 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.38%) npm
11 3 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.29%) IaaS
12 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.095%) Boomi
13 1 (0.095%) IBM Blueworks
13 1 (0.095%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.47%) Broadband
2 20 (1.90%) Firewall
3 6 (0.57%) MVNO
4 5 (0.48%) DHCP
4 5 (0.48%) DNS
4 5 (0.48%) Intranet
5 4 (0.38%) Wireless
6 3 (0.29%) AMQP
7 2 (0.19%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.19%) Internet
7 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.19%) ZigBee
7 2 (0.19%) Z-Wave
8 1 (0.095%) HTTP
8 1 (0.095%) SMS
8 1 (0.095%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (13.78%) SQL Server
2 52 (4.94%) NoSQL
3 35 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 28 (2.66%) SQL Server 2016
5 21 (2.00%) MySQL
5 21 (2.00%) RavenDB
6 17 (1.62%) Big Data
6 17 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 15 (1.43%) Redis
8 11 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 10 (0.95%) Riak
10 9 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.76%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.57%) Couchbase
13 6 (0.57%) Oracle ODI
13 6 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 113 (10.74%) Git (software)
2 106 (10.08%) JIRA
3 82 (7.79%) Selenium
4 50 (4.75%) Subversion
5 47 (4.47%) Visual Studio
6 46 (4.37%) SoapUI
7 43 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 40 (3.80%) Jenkins
9 38 (3.61%) MSTest
10 37 (3.52%) Cucumber
11 36 (3.42%) NUnit
12 26 (2.47%) Mercurial
13 18 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (1.62%) Ranorex
15 16 (1.52%) Buildbot
15 16 (1.52%) Maven
16 13 (1.24%) TeamCity
17 12 (1.14%) Appium
17 12 (1.14%) JUnit
17 12 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 246 (23.38%) Finance
2 76 (7.22%) Retail
3 29 (2.76%) Marketing
4 25 (2.38%) Games
5 20 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.14%) Advertising
7 11 (1.05%) Billing
7 11 (1.05%) Legal
7 11 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.57%) Banking
9 5 (0.48%) Music Industry
10 4 (0.38%) Automotive
10 4 (0.38%) Electronics
11 3 (0.29%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.095%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 363 (34.51%) Developer
2 198 (18.82%) Analyst
3 139 (13.21%) .NET Developer
4 137 (13.02%) Business Analyst
5 135 (12.83%) C# Developer
6 111 (10.55%) Senior Developer
7 106 (10.08%) Scrum Master
8 76 (7.22%) Software Engineer
9 73 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 71 (6.75%) Java Developer
11 67 (6.37%) Software Developer
12 63 (5.99%) Project Manager
13 61 (5.80%) Senior C# Developer
14 55 (5.23%) Agile Business Analyst
15 46 (4.37%) Senior Analyst
16 43 (4.09%) ASP.NET Developer
16 43 (4.09%) C# Software Developer
16 43 (4.09%) Senior Business Analyst
17 42 (3.99%) Senior .NET Developer
18 40 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (28.61%) .NET
2 150 (14.26%) ASP.NET
3 149 (14.16%) HTML
4 127 (12.07%) CSS
5 123 (11.69%) Web Services
6 96 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 91 (8.65%) AngularJS
8 84 (7.98%) RESTful
9 69 (6.56%) jQuery
10 68 (6.46%) WPF
11 63 (5.99%) .NET Framework
12 58 (5.51%) XML
13 53 (5.04%) SOAP
13 53 (5.04%) Spring
14 51 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web API
15 48 (4.56%) Node.js
15 48 (4.56%) React
16 45 (4.28%) HTML5
17 44 (4.18%) WCF
18 43 (4.09%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 71 (6.75%) User Experience
2 63 (5.99%) Mobile App
3 60 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
6 33 (3.14%) Computer Science
7 24 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
8 19 (1.81%) Xbox
9 10 (0.95%) Fintech
10 9 (0.86%) Tandem
11 7 (0.67%) Video\Live Streaming
11 7 (0.67%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.57%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.48%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.48%) Social Network
14 4 (0.38%) Learning Management System
15 3 (0.29%) Minimum Viable Product
16 2 (0.19%) Data Centre
16 2 (0.19%) Linux Command Line
16 2 (0.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (5.89%) Linux
2 32 (3.04%) Unix
3 22 (2.09%) Windows
4 18 (1.71%) Android
5 14 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.86%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.76%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,015 (96.48%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (20.63%) Kanban
3 209 (19.87%) TDD
4 193 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
5 190 (18.06%) Software Engineering
6 184 (17.49%) OO
7 182 (17.30%) SDLC
8 174 (16.54%) Test Automation
9 139 (13.21%) MVC
10 136 (12.93%) DSDM
11 132 (12.55%) User Stories
12 128 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 107 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
14 105 (9.98%) BDD
15 100 (9.51%) RUP
16 93 (8.84%) Mentoring
17 92 (8.75%) Waterfall
18 86 (8.17%) DevOps
19 84 (7.98%) Project Management
20 67 (6.37%) UML
Programming Languages
1 292 (27.76%) C#
2 278 (26.43%) JavaScript
3 269 (25.57%) SQL
4 223 (21.20%) Java
5 82 (7.79%) T-SQL
6 78 (7.41%) Python
7 71 (6.75%) Ruby
8 61 (5.80%) C++
9 42 (3.99%) PHP
10 39 (3.71%) Bash Shell
11 37 (3.52%) Shell Script
12 29 (2.76%) C
13 23 (2.19%) PL/SQL
14 20 (1.90%) Java 8
15 17 (1.62%) Scala
16 14 (1.33%) Lingo
17 13 (1.24%) Apex Code
17 13 (1.24%) TypeScript
18 11 (1.05%) PowerShell
18 11 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 92 (8.75%) Degree
2 18 (1.71%) ISEB
3 16 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (1.05%) SAFe Agilist
4 11 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.86%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.57%) PMP
8 4 (0.38%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.29%) APMP
9 3 (0.29%) CBAP
9 3 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.19%) IIBA
10 2 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (7.70%) QA
2 9 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.57%) PMO
5 5 (0.48%) GCP
5 5 (0.48%) GDPR
5 5 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.48%) SLA
6 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 41 (3.90%) Docker
2 7 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.57%) Firmware
4 4 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.38%) vSphere
5 1 (0.095%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 39 (3.71%) Opscode Chef
2 38 (3.61%) Puppet
3 24 (2.28%) Cobbler
4 23 (2.19%) Ansible
5 20 (1.90%) Tivoli
6 7 (0.67%) Terraform
7 6 (0.57%) Rancher
7 6 (0.57%) SmoothWall
8 4 (0.38%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.19%) SCCM
11 1 (0.095%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.095%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.095%) Mesos
11 1 (0.095%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.095%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 113 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 67 (6.37%) Google
3 58 (5.51%) Oracle
4 42 (3.99%) Twitter
5 24 (2.28%) EnterpriseDB
6 21 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (1.62%) Atlassian
7 17 (1.62%) Capita
8 8 (0.76%) Vertica
8 8 (0.76%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.48%) Facebook
10 4 (0.38%) Avid
10 4 (0.38%) F5
10 4 (0.38%) HP
10 4 (0.38%) Kronos
10 4 (0.38%) NetApp
10 4 (0.38%) Palo Alto
10 4 (0.38%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.38%) VMware
11 3 (0.29%) BMC