The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 24 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8462 6860 6740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.49% 6.59% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.31% 8.34% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7296 6091 6196
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Scrum
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +5 4288 £55,000 - 373
South East +4 1482 £45,000 +2.27% 166
East of England +4 611 £45,000 +2.85% 77
Yorkshire +17 586 £40,000 - 62
South West +14 457 £38,750 -3.12% 70
North West -1 447 £40,000 +6.66% 56
East Midlands +13 319 £40,000 +3.89% 29
West Midlands 0 200 £41,000 +1.23% 29
North East -11 69 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Scrum
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Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6416 (40.81%) .NET
2 6053 (38.51%) C#
3 6038 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5839 (37.14%) TDD
5 4576 (29.11%) SQL Server
6 4276 (27.20%) MVC
7 4119 (26.20%) Java
8 4079 (25.95%) ASP.NET
9 4050 (25.76%) HTML
10 3907 (24.85%) SQL
11 3870 (24.62%) JavaScript
12 3354 (21.34%) CSS
13 3219 (20.48%) Finance
14 2673 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2562 (16.30%) jQuery
16 2519 (16.02%) WCF
17 2502 (15.92%) OO
18 2487 (15.82%) Microsoft
19 2432 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
20 2327 (14.80%) Degree
21 2315 (14.73%) BDD
22 2254 (14.34%) Kanban
23 2185 (13.90%) E-Commerce
24 2078 (13.22%) Web Services
25 2051 (13.05%) XML
26 1919 (12.21%) Project Management
27 1900 (12.09%) Software Engineering
28 1894 (12.05%) Windows
29 1873 (11.91%) HTML5
30 1725 (10.97%) Spring

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 531 (3.38%) SharePoint
2 502 (3.19%) Tomcat
3 490 (3.12%) Apache
4 478 (3.04%) CMS
5 359 (2.28%) IIS
6 348 (2.21%) Node.js
7 209 (1.33%) WebSphere
8 191 (1.22%) Drupal
9 149 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
10 141 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 132 (0.84%) Confluence
12 131 (0.83%) WebLogic
13 129 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
14 128 (0.81%) Apache Solr
15 103 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
16 101 (0.64%) Umbraco
17 66 (0.42%) nginx
18 54 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
19 51 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
20 45 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 1177 (7.49%) MS Excel
2 227 (1.44%) MS Office
3 181 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 174 (1.11%) MS Project
5 156 (0.99%) Photoshop
6 68 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 48 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
8 40 (0.25%) Fireworks
9 27 (0.17%) Mingle
10 21 (0.13%) PowerPivot
11 20 (0.13%) InfoPath
12 17 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
13 8 (0.051%) Open Workbench
14 6 (0.038%) InDesign
14 6 (0.038%) Adobe Premiere
15 5 (0.032%) Acrobat
16 4 (0.025%) OmniGraffle
17 3 (0.019%) FastStats
17 3 (0.019%) Doxygen
18 1 (0.006%) Maya
Business Applications
1 138 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 131 (0.83%) Magento
3 31 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 23 (0.15%) Google Analytics
5 22 (0.14%) WebTrends
5 22 (0.14%) Sophis RISQUE
5 22 (0.14%) Shopify
6 18 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 18 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 15 (0.095%) Oracle BPM
8 14 (0.089%) Oracle CRM
9 13 (0.083%) Oracle EBS R12
9 13 (0.083%) Oracle ERP
10 12 (0.076%) SunGard APT
11 8 (0.051%) Oracle Financials
12 7 (0.045%) Remedy ITSM
12 7 (0.045%) SAP CRM
13 6 (0.038%) Visualfiles
14 5 (0.032%) assyst
14 5 (0.032%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 413 (2.63%) SaaS
2 214 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 212 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 72 (0.46%) GitHub
5 69 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
6 50 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (0.19%) PaaS
8 27 (0.17%) Force.com
9 25 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 22 (0.14%) Office 365
10 22 (0.14%) Trello
11 17 (0.11%) Joyent
12 12 (0.076%) Heroku
13 9 (0.057%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (0.045%) CloudFront
14 7 (0.045%) IaaS
15 5 (0.032%) Amazon EMR
15 5 (0.032%) Google Apps
16 4 (0.025%) SuccessFactors
17 3 (0.019%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 835 (5.31%) Internet
2 293 (1.86%) HTTP
3 85 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 61 (0.39%) Intranet
5 54 (0.34%) Firewall
6 50 (0.32%) Broadband
7 43 (0.27%) SSL
7 43 (0.27%) DNS
8 32 (0.20%) FTP
8 32 (0.20%) SAN
9 28 (0.18%) SNMP
10 24 (0.15%) SMS
11 23 (0.15%) IGMP
11 23 (0.15%) RTSP
12 22 (0.14%) VoIP
12 22 (0.14%) LDAP
13 20 (0.13%) HTTPS
14 18 (0.11%) VPN
15 16 (0.10%) SMTP
15 16 (0.10%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4576 (29.11%) SQL Server
2 1138 (7.24%) MySQL
3 1085 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 909 (5.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 692 (4.40%) Relational Database
6 521 (3.31%) MongoDB
7 499 (3.17%) NoSQL
8 450 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 419 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 407 (2.59%) Big Data
11 402 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
12 340 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
13 283 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 278 (1.77%) RDBMS
15 264 (1.68%) Oracle Database
16 153 (0.97%) Hadoop
17 150 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
18 140 (0.89%) DB2
19 118 (0.75%) Redis
20 95 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1615 (10.27%) NUnit
2 1223 (7.78%) Rhino Mocks
3 1215 (7.73%) Subversion
4 1078 (6.86%) Selenium
5 1054 (6.70%) Git (software)
6 976 (6.21%) Moq
7 939 (5.97%) Visual Studio
8 929 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 743 (4.73%) Maven
10 693 (4.41%) JIRA
11 690 (4.39%) JUnit
12 661 (4.20%) Jenkins
13 638 (4.06%) MSTest
14 467 (2.97%) Eclipse
15 415 (2.64%) Cucumber
16 287 (1.83%) Ant
17 285 (1.81%) Hudson
18 280 (1.78%) WebDriver
19 273 (1.74%) FitNesse
20 261 (1.66%) SpecFlow
General
1 3219 (20.48%) Finance
2 998 (6.35%) Retail
3 945 (6.01%) Games
4 944 (6.01%) Banking
5 805 (5.12%) Marketing
6 583 (3.71%) Telecoms
7 353 (2.25%) Publishing
8 308 (1.96%) Investment Banking
9 305 (1.94%) Advertising
10 286 (1.82%) Law
11 269 (1.71%) Back Office
12 153 (0.97%) Legal
12 153 (0.97%) Front Office
13 134 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 134 (0.85%) Manufacturing
14 123 (0.78%) Online Betting
15 107 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
16 70 (0.45%) Music Industry
17 62 (0.39%) Multimedia
18 43 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8211 (52.23%) Developer
2 3077 (19.57%) .NET Developer
3 1797 (11.43%) Analyst
4 1734 (11.03%) Senior Developer
5 1639 (10.43%) C# Developer
6 1560 (9.92%) Java Developer
7 1433 (9.12%) Project Manager
8 1229 (7.82%) Business Analyst
9 1133 (7.21%) C# .NET Developer
10 750 (4.77%) Software Engineer
11 730 (4.64%) ASP.NET Developer
12 691 (4.40%) Architect
13 666 (4.24%) Software Developer
14 650 (4.13%) ScrumMaster
15 642 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 606 (3.85%) Web Developer
17 554 (3.52%) Senior .NET Developer
18 480 (3.05%) Senior Java Developer
19 466 (2.96%) Agile Project Manager
20 460 (2.93%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6416 (40.81%) .NET
2 4079 (25.95%) ASP.NET
3 4050 (25.76%) HTML
4 3354 (21.34%) CSS
5 2673 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2562 (16.30%) jQuery
7 2519 (16.02%) WCF
8 2078 (13.22%) Web Services
9 2051 (13.05%) XML
10 1873 (11.91%) HTML5
11 1725 (10.97%) Spring
12 1610 (10.24%) WPF
13 1556 (9.90%) .NET Framework
14 1403 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 1343 (8.54%) Ajax
16 1101 (7.00%) WinForms
17 1096 (6.97%) CSS3
18 1094 (6.96%) Hibernate
19 1067 (6.79%) J2EE
20 1001 (6.37%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1187 (7.55%) Computer Science
2 949 (6.04%) Open Source
3 788 (5.01%) Inversion of Control
4 588 (3.74%) Mobile App
5 568 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
6 393 (2.50%) Mathematics
7 293 (1.86%) Social Network
8 272 (1.73%) Social Media
9 260 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 231 (1.47%) N-Tier
11 215 (1.37%) Client/Server
12 200 (1.27%) Digital Media
13 179 (1.14%) Online Games
14 159 (1.01%) Tandem
15 154 (0.98%) iPhone
16 143 (0.91%) Derivative
17 141 (0.90%) Management Information System
18 131 (0.83%) iPad
19 122 (0.78%) Blackberry
20 119 (0.76%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1894 (12.05%) Windows
2 1399 (8.90%) Linux
3 674 (4.29%) Android
4 611 (3.89%) Apple iOS
5 602 (3.83%) UNIX
6 89 (0.57%) Windows Phone
7 84 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 71 (0.45%) CentOS
9 56 (0.36%) Solaris
10 48 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 42 (0.27%) Debian
12 40 (0.25%) Ubuntu
13 36 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
14 31 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
15 24 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
16 22 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (0.14%) Windows 7
17 17 (0.11%) Windows 8
18 16 (0.10%) Mac OS X
19 15 (0.095%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6038 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5839 (37.14%) TDD
3 4276 (27.20%) MVC
4 2502 (15.92%) OO
5 2432 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
6 2315 (14.73%) BDD
7 2254 (14.34%) Kanban
8 2185 (13.90%) E-Commerce
9 1919 (12.21%) Project Management
10 1900 (12.09%) Software Engineering
11 1231 (7.83%) Unit Testing
12 1199 (7.63%) Web Application Development
13 1143 (7.27%) OOP
14 1114 (7.09%) Web Development
15 967 (6.15%) Waterfall
16 942 (5.99%) UML
17 924 (5.88%) SOA
18 863 (5.49%) PRINCE2
19 853 (5.43%) Dependency Injection
20 814 (5.18%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6053 (38.51%) C#
2 4119 (26.20%) Java
3 3907 (24.85%) SQL
4 3870 (24.62%) JavaScript
5 1192 (7.58%) PHP
6 947 (6.02%) T-SQL
7 787 (5.01%) C++
8 777 (4.94%) Ruby
9 733 (4.66%) VB.NET
10 627 (3.99%) Python
11 366 (2.33%) C
12 363 (2.31%) VB
13 278 (1.77%) Scala
14 268 (1.70%) Perl
15 227 (1.44%) Objective-C
16 221 (1.41%) PL/SQL
17 212 (1.35%) PHP5
18 195 (1.24%) Groovy
19 190 (1.21%) Bash Shell
20 168 (1.07%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2327 (14.80%) Degree
2 1000 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 825 (5.25%) MCP
4 810 (5.15%) MCTS
5 804 (5.11%) MCSD
6 795 (5.06%) MCAD
7 541 (3.44%) ISEB
8 257 (1.63%) ISTQB
9 193 (1.23%) PMI Certification
10 133 (0.85%) PMP
11 129 (0.82%) Security Cleared
12 87 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 59 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
14 49 (0.31%) HND
15 48 (0.31%) SC Cleared
16 38 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 36 (0.23%) CBAP
18 34 (0.22%) Sun Certification
19 32 (0.20%) MCITP
20 31 (0.20%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1570 (9.99%) QA
2 130 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 33 (0.21%) SLA
4 28 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 27 (0.17%) DICOM
6 25 (0.16%) JTAG
7 20 (0.13%) ISO 8583
8 18 (0.11%) COBIT
9 14 (0.089%) PCI DSS
10 13 (0.083%) TickIT
11 11 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (0.070%) IEC 61508
11 11 (0.070%) DO-178B
12 10 (0.064%) WCAG
13 8 (0.051%) HL7
14 6 (0.038%) ISO 9002
14 6 (0.038%) ISO 9000
14 6 (0.038%) Basel III
15 5 (0.032%) Dodd-Frank
16 4 (0.025%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 61 (0.39%) Varnish
2 43 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 31 (0.20%) KVM
5 16 (0.10%) IAG
6 12 (0.076%) LiteSpeed
7 6 (0.038%) NFS
8 5 (0.032%) Docker
8 5 (0.032%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.032%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.025%) vCloud
9 4 (0.025%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.025%) Shibboleth
10 3 (0.019%) XenApp
10 3 (0.019%) Xen
10 3 (0.019%) Squid
11 2 (0.013%) vSphere
11 2 (0.013%) XenServer
12 1 (0.006%) qmail
12 1 (0.006%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 284 (1.81%) Puppet
2 249 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
3 108 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
4 72 (0.46%) Vagrant
5 56 (0.36%) Nagios
6 45 (0.29%) ZABBIX
7 18 (0.11%) Capistrano
8 12 (0.076%) Ganglia
9 10 (0.064%) YUM
10 9 (0.057%) SCCM
10 9 (0.057%) SCOM
11 8 (0.051%) Tivoli
11 8 (0.051%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (0.051%) CFEngine
11 8 (0.051%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 8 (0.051%) Zenoss
12 6 (0.038%) MOM
12 6 (0.038%) Nessus
12 6 (0.038%) Cobbler
13 4 (0.025%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2487 (15.82%) Microsoft
2 1440 (9.16%) Oracle
3 329 (2.09%) Zend
4 262 (1.67%) JBoss
5 221 (1.41%) hybris
6 217 (1.38%) Facebook
7 216 (1.37%) IBM
8 208 (1.32%) Adobe
9 194 (1.23%) Twitter
10 180 (1.15%) Google
11 173 (1.10%) Sitecore
12 143 (0.91%) Red Hat
13 136 (0.87%) TIBCO
14 135 (0.86%) Sybase
15 133 (0.85%) SAP
16 130 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
17 100 (0.64%) EPiServer
18 91 (0.58%) HP
19 83 (0.53%) VMware
20 76 (0.48%) ATG
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