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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 24 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8321 8025 6417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.06% 7.40% 6.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.47% 8.93% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7313 6809 5746
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
87852 89858 82379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.04% 82.89% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 73293 72362 68132
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,157 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 3863 £57,500 +4.54% 465
South East +6 1443 £50,000 +11.11% 180
South West +1 600 £42,500 +6.25% 84
Yorkshire +15 594 £43,000 +7.50% 68
North West +6 549 £40,000 - 129
East of England 0 531 £47,500 +5.55% 63
West Midlands +5 344 £45,000 +5.88% 43
East Midlands +7 332 £40,000 -3.03% 26
North East +8 93 £42,500 +21.42% 17
Midlands -9 2 £22,500 -43.75%
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 15051 (93.72%) Agile Software Development
2 6090 (37.92%) TDD
3 6071 (37.80%) .NET
4 5834 (36.33%) C#
5 4693 (29.22%) JavaScript
6 4337 (27.00%) SQL Server
7 4307 (26.82%) MVC
8 4159 (25.90%) HTML
9 4035 (25.12%) Java
10 3928 (24.46%) SQL
11 3863 (24.05%) ASP.NET
12 3517 (21.90%) CSS
13 3481 (21.67%) Finance
14 3119 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
15 2952 (18.38%) Kanban
16 2852 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 2548 (15.87%) Microsoft
18 2512 (15.64%) BDD
19 2347 (14.61%) jQuery
20 2219 (13.82%) OO
21 2168 (13.50%) Web Services
22 2048 (12.75%) Degree
23 2017 (12.56%) E-Commerce
24 1949 (12.14%) SDLC
25 1937 (12.06%) HTML5
26 1909 (11.89%) WCF
27 1893 (11.79%) Software Engineering
28 1825 (11.36%) Windows
29 1807 (11.25%) Git (software)
30 1793 (11.16%) Project Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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
1 664 (4.13%) Node.js
2 486 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 450 (2.80%) CMS
4 435 (2.71%) Tomcat
5 394 (2.45%) JBoss
6 378 (2.35%) Apache
7 353 (2.20%) IIS
8 273 (1.70%) Confluence
9 251 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
10 249 (1.55%) WebSphere
11 180 (1.12%) WebLogic
12 142 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
13 137 (0.85%) Apache Solr
14 116 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
15 113 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
15 113 (0.70%) Umbraco
16 90 (0.56%) WordPress
17 85 (0.53%) Drupal
18 78 (0.49%) nginx
19 77 (0.48%) Mule
Applications
1 1095 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 224 (1.39%) MS Project
3 208 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 190 (1.18%) MS Office
5 122 (0.76%) Photoshop
6 78 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
7 58 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
8 32 (0.20%) PowerPivot
9 26 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 25 (0.16%) RoboHelp
11 22 (0.14%) FrameMaker
12 17 (0.11%) Mingle
13 14 (0.087%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 14 (0.087%) SPSS
14 11 (0.068%) OmniGraffle
15 7 (0.044%) Maya
16 6 (0.037%) Fireworks
17 4 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
18 3 (0.019%) Adobe Captivate
18 3 (0.019%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 105 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 79 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 62 (0.39%) Magento
4 52 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
5 29 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 18 (0.11%) Endur
7 14 (0.087%) Oracle EBS
8 13 (0.081%) Oracle BPM
9 9 (0.056%) Agresso
10 8 (0.050%) Oracle CRM
10 8 (0.050%) Fredhopper
11 7 (0.044%) Cognos TM1
12 6 (0.037%) SAP CRM
13 5 (0.031%) Summit
13 5 (0.031%) Oracle Financials
14 4 (0.025%) Sophis RISQUE
14 4 (0.025%) SAP ERP
14 4 (0.025%) Remedy ITSM
15 3 (0.019%) SAP IS-U
15 3 (0.019%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 706 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
2 627 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 436 (2.71%) SaaS
4 88 (0.55%) GitHub
5 77 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 71 (0.44%) Force.com
7 66 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 65 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 52 (0.32%) PaaS
10 45 (0.28%) Office 365
11 44 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
12 36 (0.22%) IaaS
13 24 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
13 24 (0.15%) Google App Engine
14 23 (0.14%) Trello
15 18 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
16 17 (0.11%) Amazon S3
17 16 (0.100%) Route 53
18 13 (0.081%) Heroku
19 11 (0.068%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 446 (2.78%) Internet
2 317 (1.97%) HTTP
3 110 (0.68%) Broadband
4 98 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 69 (0.43%) Intranet
6 59 (0.37%) Network Security
7 46 (0.29%) Wireless
8 42 (0.26%) VPN
9 40 (0.25%) HTTPS
10 36 (0.22%) Firewall
11 31 (0.19%) DNS
12 24 (0.15%) SSL
13 23 (0.14%) Unified Communications
14 18 (0.11%) IPsec
15 16 (0.100%) Extranet
15 16 (0.100%) WAN
16 15 (0.093%) PPTP
16 15 (0.093%) OpenVPN
17 14 (0.087%) Ethernet
17 14 (0.087%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4337 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 1125 (7.00%) MySQL
3 863 (5.37%) MongoDB
4 799 (4.98%) NoSQL
5 569 (3.54%) Relational Database
6 566 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 506 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 503 (3.13%) Big Data
9 448 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
10 442 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 338 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 271 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 266 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
14 254 (1.58%) RDBMS
15 228 (1.42%) Oracle Database
16 211 (1.31%) Hadoop
17 209 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
18 145 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
19 142 (0.88%) Redis
20 107 (0.67%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1807 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 1531 (9.53%) NUnit
3 1304 (8.12%) Selenium
4 1156 (7.20%) JIRA
5 1136 (7.07%) Rhino Mocks
6 1073 (6.68%) Subversion
7 1064 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 971 (6.05%) Moq
9 941 (5.86%) Jenkins
10 929 (5.78%) Visual Studio
11 763 (4.75%) Maven
12 736 (4.58%) MSTest
13 622 (3.87%) Cucumber
14 590 (3.67%) JUnit
15 420 (2.62%) WebDriver
16 350 (2.18%) TeamCity
17 319 (1.99%) Eclipse
18 318 (1.98%) Ant
19 309 (1.92%) SpecFlow
20 269 (1.67%) Jasmine
General
1 3481 (21.67%) Finance
2 1165 (7.25%) Retail
3 977 (6.08%) Banking
4 848 (5.28%) Marketing
5 748 (4.66%) Games
6 700 (4.36%) Telecoms
7 427 (2.66%) Advertising
8 216 (1.34%) Back Office
9 212 (1.32%) Publishing
10 192 (1.20%) Investment Banking
11 175 (1.09%) Manufacturing
12 163 (1.01%) Law
13 162 (1.01%) Electronics
14 140 (0.87%) Front Office
15 131 (0.82%) Legal
16 114 (0.71%) Financial Institution
17 79 (0.49%) Music Industry
18 74 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
19 67 (0.42%) Billing
20 58 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 8172 (50.88%) Developer
2 2974 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 1807 (11.25%) Senior Developer
4 1795 (11.18%) Analyst
5 1455 (9.06%) Java Developer
6 1256 (7.82%) Project Manager
7 1245 (7.75%) C# Developer
8 1181 (7.35%) Business Analyst
9 894 (5.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 856 (5.33%) Software Engineer
11 676 (4.21%) Software Developer
12 662 (4.12%) Architect
13 593 (3.69%) ScrumMaster
14 573 (3.57%) Web Developer
15 509 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
16 501 (3.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 493 (3.07%) Agile Project Manager
18 491 (3.06%) Lead Developer
19 490 (3.05%) Senior .NET Developer
20 472 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6071 (37.80%) .NET
2 4159 (25.90%) HTML
3 3863 (24.05%) ASP.NET
4 3517 (21.90%) CSS
5 2852 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2347 (14.61%) jQuery
7 2168 (13.50%) Web Services
8 1937 (12.06%) HTML5
9 1909 (11.89%) WCF
10 1696 (10.56%) XML
11 1668 (10.39%) AngularJS
12 1616 (10.06%) .NET Framework
13 1550 (9.65%) Spring
14 1263 (7.86%) WPF
15 1220 (7.60%) REST
16 1038 (6.46%) CSS3
17 1019 (6.34%) J2EE
18 962 (5.99%) RESTful
19 948 (5.90%) Entity Framework
20 941 (5.86%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1162 (7.24%) Computer Science
2 946 (5.89%) User Experience
3 852 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 771 (4.80%) Inversion of Control
5 756 (4.71%) Mobile App
6 592 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
7 296 (1.84%) Mathematics
8 279 (1.74%) Client/Server
9 232 (1.44%) Social Network
10 231 (1.44%) Management Information System
11 224 (1.39%) Visualisation
12 211 (1.31%) N-Tier
13 191 (1.19%) PMI
14 173 (1.08%) Blog
15 157 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 146 (0.91%) Social Media
17 142 (0.88%) Online Games
18 141 (0.88%) Tandem
19 132 (0.82%) DTV
20 130 (0.81%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1825 (11.36%) Windows
2 1416 (8.82%) Linux
3 765 (4.76%) Android
4 754 (4.69%) UNIX
5 743 (4.63%) Apple iOS
6 92 (0.57%) CentOS
7 86 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 80 (0.50%) Windows Phone
9 75 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 68 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
11 65 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 51 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 42 (0.26%) Mac OS X
14 33 (0.21%) Solaris
15 22 (0.14%) Mac OS
15 22 (0.14%) Windows 7
15 22 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
16 20 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (0.087%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (0.081%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15051 (93.72%) Agile Software Development
2 6090 (37.92%) TDD
3 4307 (26.82%) MVC
4 3119 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
5 2952 (18.38%) Kanban
6 2512 (15.64%) BDD
7 2219 (13.82%) OO
8 2017 (12.56%) E-Commerce
9 1949 (12.14%) SDLC
10 1893 (11.79%) Software Engineering
11 1793 (11.16%) Project Management
12 1252 (7.80%) Mentoring
13 1239 (7.71%) Web Application Development
14 1148 (7.15%) Unit Testing
15 1106 (6.89%) Dependency Injection
16 1012 (6.30%) User Stories
17 1002 (6.24%) Waterfall
18 995 (6.20%) SOA
18 995 (6.20%) PRINCE2
19 940 (5.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5834 (36.33%) C#
2 4693 (29.22%) JavaScript
3 4035 (25.12%) Java
4 3928 (24.46%) SQL
5 937 (5.83%) PHP
6 926 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 843 (5.25%) Python
8 803 (5.00%) C++
9 779 (4.85%) Ruby
10 444 (2.76%) Scala
11 434 (2.70%) VB.NET
12 376 (2.34%) C
13 308 (1.92%) Objective-C
14 304 (1.89%) PL/SQL
15 278 (1.73%) VB
16 227 (1.41%) Perl
17 206 (1.28%) Bash Shell
18 204 (1.27%) Groovy
19 158 (0.98%) PowerShell
20 115 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2048 (12.75%) Degree
2 466 (2.90%) ISEB
3 366 (2.28%) Security Cleared
4 274 (1.71%) PMI Certification
5 267 (1.66%) ISTQB
6 231 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 225 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 122 (0.76%) PMP
9 119 (0.74%) DV Cleared
10 110 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 79 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 74 (0.46%) MCSD
13 68 (0.42%) MCP
14 43 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 37 (0.23%) CITP
16 34 (0.21%) Sun Certification
17 33 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
18 32 (0.20%) PhD
19 28 (0.17%) MCTS
20 26 (0.16%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1702 (10.60%) QA
2 71 (0.44%) SLA
3 36 (0.22%) ISO 9001
4 31 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 28 (0.17%) MiFID
6 22 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 19 (0.12%) COBIT
8 18 (0.11%) WCAG
9 17 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 12 (0.075%) PMBOK
11 10 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (0.037%) TickIT
12 6 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
13 4 (0.025%) ISO 14001
13 4 (0.025%) WAI
13 4 (0.025%) ISO 9000
13 4 (0.025%) JTAG
13 4 (0.025%) HL7
14 3 (0.019%) P3O
14 3 (0.019%) EMIR
System Software
1 140 (0.87%) Docker
2 108 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 31 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 28 (0.17%) Varnish
6 22 (0.14%) vCloud
7 20 (0.12%) HDFS
8 18 (0.11%) VirtualBox
9 8 (0.050%) Firmware
9 8 (0.050%) Xen
9 8 (0.050%) LXC
9 8 (0.050%) iptables
10 7 (0.044%) vSphere
11 6 (0.037%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.037%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.025%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.025%) Kamailio
13 3 (0.019%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.012%) KVM
15 1 (0.006%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 367 (2.29%) Puppet
2 289 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 110 (0.68%) Ansible
4 97 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 84 (0.52%) Nagios
6 75 (0.47%) Vagrant
7 38 (0.24%) HAProxy
8 35 (0.22%) Capistrano
9 32 (0.20%) WMI
10 30 (0.19%) ZABBIX
11 29 (0.18%) Salt
12 22 (0.14%) SCCM
13 21 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 18 (0.11%) Graphite
15 15 (0.093%) Mesos
16 13 (0.081%) Kubernetes
16 13 (0.081%) Cobbler
17 12 (0.075%) CA LISA
17 12 (0.075%) Rundeck
18 11 (0.068%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2548 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 1369 (8.52%) Oracle
3 350 (2.18%) Google
4 318 (1.98%) Facebook
5 256 (1.59%) hybris
6 232 (1.44%) IBM
7 221 (1.38%) Twitter
8 193 (1.20%) SAP
8 193 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 168 (1.05%) Sitecore
10 140 (0.87%) Zend
11 126 (0.78%) VMware
12 110 (0.68%) Apple
13 108 (0.67%) ATG
14 103 (0.64%) Adobe
15 95 (0.59%) HP
16 94 (0.59%) Atlassian
17 91 (0.57%) TIBCO
18 80 (0.50%) Xamarin
19 76 (0.47%) Perforce
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 41 minutes ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 10%-15% Bonus
Posted: 49 minutes ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
PA Consulting
Salary: 15%Bonus, Travel Allowance, 8%Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 per annum + Bonus & additional benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £5000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 per annum + package (bonus + benefits)
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + Package (bonus & benefits)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago