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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 23 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8319 8147 6474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.14% 7.45% 6.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.60% 9.00% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7260 6980 5787
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 £72,500 £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
86640 90513 82524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71744 73516 68202
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 3939 £57,500 +4.54% 462
South East +5 1405 £50,000 +11.11% 197
Yorkshire +8 638 £42,500 +6.25% 77
East of England +8 587 £47,500 +5.55% 62
South West 0 531 £42,500 +4.93% 87
North West +1 523 £40,000 - 111
West Midlands +13 376 £45,000 +5.88% 43
East Midlands +6 298 £40,000 - 35
North East +6 102 £42,500 +21.42% 11
Midlands -10 5 £22,500 -43.75%
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15213 (93.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6303 (38.77%) .NET
3 6083 (37.42%) TDD
4 5974 (36.75%) C#
5 4742 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 4448 (27.36%) SQL Server
7 4399 (27.06%) MVC
8 4220 (25.96%) HTML
9 4022 (24.74%) Java
10 3967 (24.40%) ASP.NET
11 3959 (24.35%) SQL
12 3571 (21.97%) Finance
13 3567 (21.94%) CSS
14 3059 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
15 2963 (18.23%) ASP.NET MVC
16 2925 (17.99%) Kanban
17 2601 (16.00%) Microsoft
18 2526 (15.54%) BDD
19 2381 (14.65%) jQuery
20 2261 (13.91%) OO
21 2138 (13.15%) Web Services
22 2129 (13.10%) Degree
23 2008 (12.35%) E-Commerce
24 1975 (12.15%) SDLC
25 1936 (11.91%) WCF
26 1934 (11.90%) HTML5
27 1866 (11.48%) Git (software)
28 1855 (11.41%) Software Engineering
29 1817 (11.18%) Project Management
30 1808 (11.12%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 652 (4.01%) Node.js
2 506 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 484 (2.98%) Tomcat
4 457 (2.81%) CMS
5 402 (2.47%) JBoss
6 385 (2.37%) Apache
7 369 (2.27%) IIS
8 272 (1.67%) Confluence
9 235 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
10 231 (1.42%) WebSphere
11 166 (1.02%) WebLogic
12 154 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
13 133 (0.82%) Apache Solr
14 122 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
15 104 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
16 97 (0.60%) Umbraco
17 95 (0.58%) Drupal
18 91 (0.56%) WordPress
19 89 (0.55%) nginx
20 86 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1123 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 225 (1.38%) MS Project
3 195 (1.20%) MS Office
4 191 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 123 (0.76%) Photoshop
6 65 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
7 62 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 35 (0.22%) InfoPath
8 35 (0.22%) PowerPivot
9 22 (0.14%) Mingle
9 22 (0.14%) RoboHelp
10 19 (0.12%) FrameMaker
11 17 (0.10%) SPSS
11 17 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 14 (0.086%) OmniGraffle
13 9 (0.055%) Fireworks
14 8 (0.049%) InDesign
15 7 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
16 5 (0.031%) GIMP
17 3 (0.018%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 95 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 80 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 56 (0.34%) Magento
4 50 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
5 35 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 14 (0.086%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (0.080%) Agresso
8 11 (0.068%) Endur
9 10 (0.062%) SAP CRM
9 10 (0.062%) Cognos TM1
9 10 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
10 8 (0.049%) Summit
11 7 (0.043%) Oracle CRM
12 5 (0.031%) WebTrends
12 5 (0.031%) BusinessWorks
12 5 (0.031%) Adobe Campaign
13 4 (0.025%) Shopify
13 4 (0.025%) Oracle Financials
13 4 (0.025%) Sophis RISQUE
13 4 (0.025%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 695 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
2 605 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 447 (2.75%) SaaS
4 87 (0.54%) Force.com
5 85 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 76 (0.47%) GitHub
7 72 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 67 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 60 (0.37%) PaaS
10 56 (0.34%) Office 365
11 33 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 30 (0.18%) IaaS
13 23 (0.14%) Amazon S3
14 22 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
15 21 (0.13%) Trello
16 18 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
17 17 (0.10%) Google App Engine
18 15 (0.092%) Route 53
19 14 (0.086%) Heroku
20 10 (0.062%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 458 (2.82%) Internet
2 311 (1.91%) HTTP
3 116 (0.71%) Broadband
4 92 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 70 (0.43%) Intranet
6 46 (0.28%) Wireless
7 41 (0.25%) Network Security
8 39 (0.24%) HTTPS
9 38 (0.23%) VPN
10 34 (0.21%) Firewall
11 30 (0.18%) DNS
12 25 (0.15%) SSL
13 21 (0.13%) Unified Communications
14 20 (0.12%) SAN
15 16 (0.098%) Ethernet
16 15 (0.092%) FTP
16 15 (0.092%) Extranet
16 15 (0.092%) Skype
17 14 (0.086%) VoIP
17 14 (0.086%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4448 (27.36%) SQL Server
2 1182 (7.27%) MySQL
3 881 (5.42%) MongoDB
4 840 (5.17%) NoSQL
5 601 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 565 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 517 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 496 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 476 (2.93%) Big Data
10 455 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
11 332 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
12 281 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 279 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
14 277 (1.70%) RDBMS
15 226 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
16 221 (1.36%) Oracle Database
17 210 (1.29%) Hadoop
18 159 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
19 151 (0.93%) Redis
20 98 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1866 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 1537 (9.45%) NUnit
3 1260 (7.75%) Selenium
4 1181 (7.26%) JIRA
5 1135 (6.98%) Rhino Mocks
6 1088 (6.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 1061 (6.53%) Subversion
8 994 (6.11%) Moq
9 953 (5.86%) Visual Studio
10 952 (5.86%) Jenkins
11 773 (4.75%) Maven
12 730 (4.49%) MSTest
13 616 (3.79%) Cucumber
14 585 (3.60%) JUnit
15 412 (2.53%) WebDriver
16 358 (2.20%) TeamCity
17 322 (1.98%) Eclipse
18 301 (1.85%) Ant
19 285 (1.75%) SpecFlow
20 240 (1.48%) Jasmine
General
1 3571 (21.97%) Finance
2 1155 (7.10%) Retail
3 943 (5.80%) Banking
4 855 (5.26%) Marketing
5 737 (4.53%) Games
6 727 (4.47%) Telecoms
7 441 (2.71%) Advertising
8 213 (1.31%) Back Office
9 206 (1.27%) Publishing
10 192 (1.18%) Investment Banking
11 167 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 156 (0.96%) Law
13 151 (0.93%) Electronics
14 141 (0.87%) Legal
15 132 (0.81%) Front Office
16 117 (0.72%) Financial Institution
17 86 (0.53%) Music Industry
18 77 (0.47%) Billing
19 71 (0.44%) Military
20 66 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8260 (50.81%) Developer
2 3037 (18.68%) .NET Developer
3 1828 (11.24%) Analyst
4 1827 (11.24%) Senior Developer
5 1457 (8.96%) Java Developer
6 1287 (7.92%) Project Manager
7 1265 (7.78%) C# Developer
8 1199 (7.38%) Business Analyst
9 898 (5.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 829 (5.10%) Software Engineer
11 710 (4.37%) Software Developer
12 676 (4.16%) Architect
13 627 (3.86%) ScrumMaster
14 562 (3.46%) Web Developer
15 521 (3.20%) ASP.NET Developer
16 519 (3.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 509 (3.13%) Lead Developer
18 486 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
19 484 (2.98%) Agile Business Analyst
20 479 (2.95%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6303 (38.77%) .NET
2 4220 (25.96%) HTML
3 3967 (24.40%) ASP.NET
4 3567 (21.94%) CSS
5 2963 (18.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2381 (14.65%) jQuery
7 2138 (13.15%) Web Services
8 1936 (11.91%) WCF
9 1934 (11.90%) HTML5
10 1737 (10.68%) XML
11 1666 (10.25%) .NET Framework
12 1566 (9.63%) AngularJS
13 1536 (9.45%) Spring
14 1216 (7.48%) WPF
15 1133 (6.97%) REST
16 1047 (6.44%) CSS3
17 1031 (6.34%) J2EE
18 947 (5.83%) RESTful
19 946 (5.82%) Entity Framework
20 919 (5.65%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1157 (7.12%) Computer Science
2 917 (5.64%) User Experience
3 880 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 774 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
5 748 (4.60%) Mobile App
6 598 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
7 278 (1.71%) Mathematics
8 265 (1.63%) Client/Server
9 250 (1.54%) Social Network
10 245 (1.51%) N-Tier
11 238 (1.46%) Management Information System
12 206 (1.27%) Visualisation
13 201 (1.24%) Blog
14 190 (1.17%) PMI
15 176 (1.08%) Social Media
16 150 (0.92%) Digital Media
17 147 (0.90%) Tandem
18 138 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 135 (0.83%) Online Games
20 120 (0.74%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1808 (11.12%) Windows
2 1459 (8.97%) Linux
3 776 (4.77%) Android
4 755 (4.64%) Apple iOS
5 681 (4.19%) UNIX
6 101 (0.62%) Ubuntu
7 97 (0.60%) CentOS
8 84 (0.52%) Windows Phone
9 71 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 66 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
11 64 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 55 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 49 (0.30%) Solaris
14 39 (0.24%) Mac OS X
15 30 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
16 25 (0.15%) Windows 7
17 22 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (0.098%) Mac OS
18 16 (0.098%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (0.092%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15213 (93.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6083 (37.42%) TDD
3 4399 (27.06%) MVC
4 3059 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
5 2925 (17.99%) Kanban
6 2526 (15.54%) BDD
7 2261 (13.91%) OO
8 2008 (12.35%) E-Commerce
9 1975 (12.15%) SDLC
10 1855 (11.41%) Software Engineering
11 1817 (11.18%) Project Management
12 1280 (7.87%) Web Application Development
13 1211 (7.45%) Mentoring
14 1201 (7.39%) Unit Testing
15 1134 (6.98%) Dependency Injection
16 1090 (6.70%) Waterfall
17 1051 (6.46%) PRINCE2
18 994 (6.11%) User Stories
19 960 (5.91%) SOA
20 955 (5.87%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5974 (36.75%) C#
2 4742 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 4022 (24.74%) Java
4 3959 (24.35%) SQL
5 972 (5.98%) PHP
6 919 (5.65%) T-SQL
7 816 (5.02%) Python
8 780 (4.80%) Ruby
9 767 (4.72%) C++
10 472 (2.90%) VB.NET
11 397 (2.44%) Scala
12 374 (2.30%) C
13 294 (1.81%) Objective-C
14 291 (1.79%) VB
15 261 (1.61%) PL/SQL
16 247 (1.52%) Perl
17 199 (1.22%) Groovy
18 192 (1.18%) Bash Shell
19 171 (1.05%) PowerShell
20 111 (0.68%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2129 (13.10%) Degree
2 495 (3.04%) ISEB
3 352 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 281 (1.73%) PMI Certification
5 265 (1.63%) ISTQB
6 248 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 224 (1.38%) SC Cleared
8 129 (0.79%) PMP
9 125 (0.77%) DV Cleared
10 108 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 83 (0.51%) MCP
12 77 (0.47%) MCSD
13 72 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 50 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 30 (0.18%) MCTS
16 29 (0.18%) PhD
17 28 (0.17%) Sun Certification
17 28 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
17 28 (0.17%) MCPD
18 27 (0.17%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1751 (10.77%) QA
2 76 (0.47%) SLA
3 44 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 36 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.14%) WCAG
6 22 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 20 (0.12%) COBIT
8 15 (0.092%) MiFID
8 15 (0.092%) PCI DSS
9 14 (0.086%) PMBOK
10 8 (0.049%) Dodd-Frank
11 7 (0.043%) WAI
12 6 (0.037%) TickIT
12 6 (0.037%) ISO 14001
12 6 (0.037%) ISO 8583
12 6 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 5 (0.031%) EMIR
13 5 (0.031%) FATCA
14 4 (0.025%) ISO 9000
14 4 (0.025%) JTAG
System Software
1 131 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 129 (0.79%) Docker
3 41 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 38 (0.23%) Active Directory
5 27 (0.17%) Varnish
6 18 (0.11%) VirtualBox
7 17 (0.10%) HDFS
8 12 (0.074%) vCloud
8 12 (0.074%) vSphere
9 8 (0.049%) Xen
9 8 (0.049%) LXC
10 7 (0.043%) Firmware
10 7 (0.043%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.037%) iptables
12 4 (0.025%) Kamailio
12 4 (0.025%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.018%) KVM
14 2 (0.012%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 1 (0.006%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.006%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 386 (2.37%) Puppet
2 305 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
3 115 (0.71%) Ansible
4 98 (0.60%) Nagios
5 75 (0.46%) Vagrant
6 73 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
7 38 (0.23%) HAProxy
8 31 (0.19%) Capistrano
9 27 (0.17%) Salt
10 25 (0.15%) ZABBIX
11 21 (0.13%) Tivoli
12 18 (0.11%) Unicenter
12 18 (0.11%) WMI
13 17 (0.10%) SCCM
13 17 (0.10%) Graphite
14 15 (0.092%) BladeLogic
15 14 (0.086%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 13 (0.080%) CA LISA
17 12 (0.074%) logstash
17 12 (0.074%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2601 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 1388 (8.54%) Oracle
3 340 (2.09%) Google
4 339 (2.09%) Facebook
5 274 (1.69%) IBM
6 247 (1.52%) Twitter
7 246 (1.51%) hybris
8 192 (1.18%) SAP
8 192 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
9 154 (0.95%) VMware
10 151 (0.93%) Sitecore
11 141 (0.87%) Zend
12 111 (0.68%) Atlassian
13 100 (0.62%) Adobe
14 96 (0.59%) Apple
15 91 (0.56%) ATG
16 89 (0.55%) TIBCO
17 79 (0.49%) Sybase
18 78 (0.48%) Perforce
19 77 (0.47%) HP
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £42000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 minutes ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: Highly competitive and excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: Highly competitive and excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
Zurich
Posted: 23 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £75,000
Posted: Yesterday