The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 25 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 7906 6463 6653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.39% 6.48% 6.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.00% 7.98% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6724 5780 5958
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Scrum
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in England

Scrum
Salary Trend in England

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

Scrum Salary Trend in England

Scrum
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in England

Scrum
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 3800 £55,000 - 429
South East +10 1435 £45,000 +4.65% 155
South West +11 570 £40,000 +6.66% 83
East of England +20 522 £45,000 +5.88% 69
North West +5 522 £40,000 +6.66% 78
Yorkshire 0 389 £40,250 +4.54% 57
West Midlands +25 344 £42,500 +5.59% 40
East Midlands -3 263 £40,000 - 29
North East -1 70 £37,500 +10.29% 19
Midlands +16 3 £40,000 -27.27% 1
South Coast - 1 £35,000 -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 15319 (92.66%) Agile Software Development
2 6286 (38.02%) .NET
3 6173 (37.34%) TDD
4 5936 (35.90%) C#
5 4515 (27.31%) HTML
6 4390 (26.55%) SQL Server
7 4326 (26.17%) JavaScript
8 4255 (25.74%) Java
9 4190 (25.34%) MVC
10 4120 (24.92%) ASP.NET
11 3840 (23.23%) SQL
12 3648 (22.06%) CSS
13 3176 (19.21%) Finance
14 2700 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
15 2644 (15.99%) BDD
16 2634 (15.93%) ASP.NET MVC
17 2619 (15.84%) OO
18 2573 (15.56%) Microsoft
19 2560 (15.48%) Kanban
20 2487 (15.04%) jQuery
21 2414 (14.60%) E-Commerce
22 2333 (14.11%) Degree
23 2258 (13.66%) WCF
24 2099 (12.70%) Web Services
25 2080 (12.58%) XML
26 2052 (12.41%) HTML5
27 1986 (12.01%) Software Engineering
28 1960 (11.86%) Project Management
29 1899 (11.49%) QA
30 1732 (10.48%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 626 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 552 (3.34%) Apache
3 512 (3.10%) Tomcat
4 471 (2.85%) CMS
5 408 (2.47%) Node.js
6 323 (1.95%) IIS
7 232 (1.40%) WebSphere
8 191 (1.16%) Confluence
9 175 (1.06%) Drupal
9 175 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
10 164 (0.99%) Apache Solr
11 155 (0.94%) WebLogic
12 149 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
13 126 (0.76%) Umbraco
14 116 (0.70%) WordPress
15 106 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
16 104 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
17 68 (0.41%) nginx
17 68 (0.41%) NServiceBus
18 65 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1074 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 253 (1.53%) MS Office
3 224 (1.35%) MS Project
4 203 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 191 (1.16%) Photoshop
6 74 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
7 52 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
8 36 (0.22%) PowerPivot
9 34 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
10 21 (0.13%) Fireworks
11 18 (0.11%) InfoPath
12 17 (0.10%) Mingle
13 13 (0.079%) Adobe After Effects
14 11 (0.067%) InDesign
14 11 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
15 10 (0.060%) Acrobat
16 9 (0.054%) Adobe Premiere
17 6 (0.036%) FastStats
18 4 (0.024%) S-PLUS
18 4 (0.024%) Maya
Business Applications
1 151 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 112 (0.68%) Magento
3 59 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 55 (0.33%) Shopify
5 42 (0.25%) Sophis RISQUE
6 34 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
7 32 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 25 (0.15%) WebTrends
9 21 (0.13%) JDE OneWorld
9 21 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
10 16 (0.097%) Summit
11 14 (0.085%) SAP CRM
11 14 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
12 11 (0.067%) Tridion
12 11 (0.067%) Oracle EBS
13 9 (0.054%) SAP ERP
14 8 (0.048%) SAP FI
14 8 (0.048%) Agresso
14 8 (0.048%) SAP FI/CO
14 8 (0.048%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 429 (2.59%) SaaS
2 306 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 204 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 102 (0.62%) GitHub
5 82 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 56 (0.34%) PaaS
7 44 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 28 (0.17%) IaaS
9 26 (0.16%) Office 365
10 24 (0.15%) Force.com
11 18 (0.11%) Amazon S3
12 17 (0.10%) Basecamp
12 17 (0.10%) Trello
13 11 (0.067%) Amazon EMR
14 7 (0.042%) Joyent
14 7 (0.042%) Rackspace Cloud
15 6 (0.036%) Google App Engine
16 4 (0.024%) Heroku
17 3 (0.018%) Amazon SQS
18 2 (0.012%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 863 (5.22%) Internet
2 437 (2.64%) HTTP
3 140 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 114 (0.69%) Intranet
5 94 (0.57%) SSL
6 86 (0.52%) Broadband
7 85 (0.51%) Firewall
8 48 (0.29%) WAN
8 48 (0.29%) SNMP
9 46 (0.28%) AMQP
10 36 (0.22%) IPv4
10 36 (0.22%) IPv6
11 31 (0.19%) VoIP
11 31 (0.19%) LDAP
12 29 (0.18%) DNS
13 28 (0.17%) SMS
14 27 (0.16%) LAN
15 26 (0.16%) NFC
16 24 (0.15%) SAN
17 22 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4390 (26.55%) SQL Server
2 1225 (7.41%) MySQL
3 859 (5.20%) Relational Database
4 811 (4.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 774 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 662 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 602 (3.64%) MongoDB
8 509 (3.08%) Big Data
9 466 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
10 449 (2.72%) RDBMS
11 406 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 377 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 301 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
14 298 (1.80%) Oracle Database
15 284 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
16 259 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 247 (1.49%) Hadoop
18 155 (0.94%) OLAP
19 128 (0.77%) Redis
20 121 (0.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1545 (9.34%) Git (software)
2 1509 (9.13%) NUnit
3 1225 (7.41%) Selenium
4 1191 (7.20%) Rhino Mocks
5 1135 (6.87%) Subversion
6 1054 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 960 (5.81%) JIRA
8 938 (5.67%) Visual Studio
9 892 (5.40%) Moq
10 792 (4.79%) Jenkins
11 746 (4.51%) Cucumber
12 698 (4.22%) JUnit
13 603 (3.65%) Maven
14 552 (3.34%) MSTest
15 430 (2.60%) Eclipse
16 386 (2.33%) WebDriver
17 366 (2.21%) TeamCity
18 350 (2.12%) Hudson
19 314 (1.90%) SpecFlow
20 241 (1.46%) Ant
General
1 3176 (19.21%) Finance
2 1086 (6.57%) Retail
3 936 (5.66%) Games
4 862 (5.21%) Marketing
5 857 (5.18%) Banking
6 758 (4.58%) Telecoms
7 459 (2.78%) Advertising
8 362 (2.19%) Publishing
9 279 (1.69%) Law
10 258 (1.56%) Investment Banking
11 228 (1.38%) Back Office
12 171 (1.03%) Legal
13 147 (0.89%) Manufacturing
14 103 (0.62%) Front Office
15 92 (0.56%) Automotive
16 85 (0.51%) Electronics
17 83 (0.50%) Financial Institution
18 67 (0.41%) Music Industry
19 50 (0.30%) Multimedia
20 47 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8617 (52.12%) Developer
2 2875 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 1991 (12.04%) Senior Developer
4 1831 (11.07%) Analyst
5 1625 (9.83%) C# Developer
6 1488 (9.00%) Java Developer
7 1464 (8.86%) Project Manager
8 1172 (7.09%) Business Analyst
9 1089 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
10 730 (4.42%) Software Engineer
11 702 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
12 699 (4.23%) ScrumMaster
13 677 (4.09%) Architect
14 659 (3.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 634 (3.83%) Web Developer
16 616 (3.73%) Software Developer
17 506 (3.06%) Senior .NET Developer
18 482 (2.92%) Agile Project Manager
19 453 (2.74%) Lead Developer
20 433 (2.62%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6286 (38.02%) .NET
2 4515 (27.31%) HTML
3 4120 (24.92%) ASP.NET
4 3648 (22.06%) CSS
5 2634 (15.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2487 (15.04%) jQuery
7 2258 (13.66%) WCF
8 2099 (12.70%) Web Services
9 2080 (12.58%) XML
10 2052 (12.41%) HTML5
11 1486 (8.99%) .NET Framework
12 1445 (8.74%) Spring
13 1370 (8.29%) WPF
14 1131 (6.84%) CSS3
15 1106 (6.69%) Ajax
16 1011 (6.12%) J2EE
17 987 (5.97%) REST
18 933 (5.64%) AngularJS
19 921 (5.57%) RESTful
20 912 (5.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1255 (7.59%) Computer Science
2 1170 (7.08%) User Experience
3 947 (5.73%) Open Source
4 879 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 864 (5.23%) Mobile App
6 676 (4.09%) Inversion of Control
7 525 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
8 306 (1.85%) N-Tier
9 303 (1.83%) Client/Server
10 298 (1.80%) Social Media
11 284 (1.72%) iPhone
12 275 (1.66%) Social Network
12 275 (1.66%) Mathematics
13 237 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 235 (1.42%) iPad
15 197 (1.19%) Tandem
16 180 (1.09%) Management Information System
17 172 (1.04%) Blog
18 171 (1.03%) Digital Media
19 152 (0.92%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1732 (10.48%) Windows
2 1431 (8.66%) Linux
3 852 (5.15%) Android
4 811 (4.91%) Apple iOS
5 551 (3.33%) UNIX
6 120 (0.73%) Windows Phone
7 108 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 82 (0.50%) CentOS
9 70 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 60 (0.36%) Solaris
11 48 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 46 (0.28%) Windows 8
13 44 (0.27%) Windows Phone 7
14 42 (0.25%) Mac OS X
15 29 (0.18%) Debian
16 28 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
18 19 (0.11%) Fedora
19 18 (0.11%) Windows 7
20 17 (0.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15319 (92.66%) Agile Software Development
2 6173 (37.34%) TDD
3 4190 (25.34%) MVC
4 2700 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2644 (15.99%) BDD
6 2619 (15.84%) OO
7 2560 (15.48%) Kanban
8 2414 (14.60%) E-Commerce
9 1986 (12.01%) Software Engineering
10 1960 (11.86%) Project Management
11 1384 (8.37%) Unit Testing
12 1262 (7.63%) Mentoring
13 1203 (7.28%) OOP
14 1196 (7.23%) Web Application Development
15 1123 (6.79%) Waterfall
16 1013 (6.13%) SOA
17 1001 (6.05%) Web Development
18 916 (5.54%) Business Analysis
19 908 (5.49%) User Stories
20 884 (5.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5936 (35.90%) C#
2 4326 (26.17%) JavaScript
3 4255 (25.74%) Java
4 3840 (23.23%) SQL
5 1039 (6.28%) PHP
6 870 (5.26%) Ruby
7 856 (5.18%) T-SQL
8 833 (5.04%) C++
9 772 (4.67%) Python
10 687 (4.16%) VB.NET
11 393 (2.38%) C
12 388 (2.35%) VB
13 366 (2.21%) Objective-C
14 237 (1.43%) Scala
15 211 (1.28%) Perl
16 181 (1.09%) PL/SQL
17 171 (1.03%) Bash Shell
18 164 (0.99%) PHP5
19 148 (0.90%) PowerShell
20 105 (0.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2333 (14.11%) Degree
2 634 (3.83%) ISEB
3 528 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 357 (2.16%) MCP
5 356 (2.15%) MCSD
6 350 (2.12%) MCTS
7 331 (2.00%) MCAD
8 315 (1.91%) Security Cleared
9 304 (1.84%) ISTQB
10 192 (1.16%) PMI Certification
11 190 (1.15%) SC Cleared
12 145 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 134 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 118 (0.71%) PMP
15 55 (0.33%) MCSE
16 51 (0.31%) PhD
16 51 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 47 (0.28%) HND
18 39 (0.24%) CBAP
19 32 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1899 (11.49%) QA
2 161 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 67 (0.41%) SLA
4 38 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 33 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (0.10%) TickIT
7 13 (0.079%) ISO 8583
8 11 (0.067%) Data Quality
9 10 (0.060%) WCAG
10 9 (0.054%) WAI
10 9 (0.054%) JTAG
10 9 (0.054%) HL7
10 9 (0.054%) ISO 14001
10 9 (0.054%) ISO 9000
11 7 (0.042%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.030%) AIFMD
12 5 (0.030%) FATCA
13 4 (0.024%) Basel III
13 4 (0.024%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 3 (0.018%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 71 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (0.30%) Varnish
3 33 (0.20%) HDFS
4 29 (0.18%) Active Directory
5 20 (0.12%) vCloud
6 19 (0.11%) Hyper-V
7 13 (0.079%) Apache Flume
8 11 (0.067%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (0.054%) Xen
10 8 (0.048%) KVM
10 8 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.036%) IAG
12 5 (0.030%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.030%) Docker
13 3 (0.018%) Gluster
13 3 (0.018%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.012%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.012%) NFS
14 2 (0.012%) XenServer
14 2 (0.012%) zsh
Systems Management
1 342 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
2 323 (1.95%) Puppet
3 126 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
4 125 (0.76%) Nagios
5 67 (0.41%) ZABBIX
6 63 (0.38%) Vagrant
7 34 (0.21%) Capistrano
8 31 (0.19%) Zenoss
9 28 (0.17%) Ansible
10 18 (0.11%) Opsview
11 17 (0.10%) logstash
11 17 (0.10%) MOM
12 13 (0.079%) Ganglia
13 10 (0.060%) YUM
14 9 (0.054%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 9 (0.054%) Oozie
15 8 (0.048%) Kibana
16 7 (0.042%) Graylog2
16 7 (0.042%) Salt
17 6 (0.036%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 2573 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 1478 (8.94%) Oracle
3 308 (1.86%) JBoss
4 283 (1.71%) Facebook
5 277 (1.68%) Google
6 272 (1.65%) SAP
7 244 (1.48%) Twitter
8 232 (1.40%) Adobe
9 229 (1.39%) Zend
10 203 (1.23%) hybris
11 197 (1.19%) IBM
12 177 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
13 145 (0.88%) Sitecore
14 126 (0.76%) VMware
15 120 (0.73%) Red Hat
16 115 (0.70%) HP
17 91 (0.55%) Sybase
18 89 (0.54%) TIBCO
19 83 (0.50%) EPiServer
20 74 (0.45%) Atlassian
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Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
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Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
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Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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