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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 24 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8090 6540 6351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.44% 6.42% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.25% 8.15% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6947 5848 5709
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 £33,000 £33,500
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
87413 80223 86183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.42% 78.73% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 71101 66369 74073
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +3 4040 £55,000 +4.76% 404
South East +10 1378 £45,000 - 169
Yorkshire +16 544 £40,000 +2.56% 48
South West +19 529 £42,500 +6.25% 61
North West +14 511 £40,000 +6.66% 80
East of England +8 493 £45,000 +5.88% 68
West Midlands +6 271 £42,000 +5.00% 26
East Midlands -4 260 £40,000 +3.89% 32
North East -3 72 £37,500 -5.06% 17
Midlands +8 3 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6523 (39.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6452 (38.95%) .NET
3 6184 (37.33%) TDD
4 6122 (36.96%) C#
5 4548 (27.46%) SQL Server
6 4413 (26.64%) HTML
7 4410 (26.62%) Java
8 4300 (25.96%) MVC
9 4255 (25.69%) ASP.NET
10 4184 (25.26%) JavaScript
11 4035 (24.36%) SQL
12 3591 (21.68%) CSS
13 3332 (20.11%) Finance
14 2742 (16.55%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2656 (16.03%) OO
16 2648 (15.99%) Microsoft
17 2647 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
18 2556 (15.43%) BDD
19 2511 (15.16%) jQuery
20 2489 (15.03%) Kanban
21 2471 (14.92%) WCF
22 2467 (14.89%) Degree
23 2310 (13.95%) E-Commerce
24 2247 (13.56%) XML
25 2194 (13.24%) Web Services
26 2087 (12.60%) Software Engineering
27 2008 (12.12%) HTML5
28 2003 (12.09%) Project Management
29 1853 (11.19%) QA
30 1680 (10.14%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 622 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 529 (3.19%) Apache
3 523 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 514 (3.10%) CMS
5 377 (2.28%) Node.js
6 348 (2.10%) IIS
7 245 (1.48%) WebSphere
8 204 (1.23%) Confluence
9 173 (1.04%) Drupal
10 171 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
11 164 (0.99%) WebLogic
12 157 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
13 131 (0.79%) Umbraco
14 126 (0.76%) Apache Solr
15 115 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
16 107 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
17 76 (0.46%) nginx
18 67 (0.40%) WordPress
19 57 (0.34%) Apache ServiceMix
20 56 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1157 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 251 (1.52%) MS Office
3 242 (1.46%) MS Project
4 218 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 192 (1.16%) Photoshop
6 67 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 67 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
7 31 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 26 (0.16%) Fireworks
9 24 (0.14%) Mingle
10 22 (0.13%) PowerPivot
10 22 (0.13%) InfoPath
11 13 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
12 12 (0.072%) Acrobat
13 11 (0.066%) InDesign
14 10 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
15 9 (0.054%) Adobe Premiere
16 6 (0.036%) FastStats
17 4 (0.024%) Open Workbench
17 4 (0.024%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 154 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 134 (0.81%) Magento
3 52 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 44 (0.27%) Sophis RISQUE
5 39 (0.24%) Shopify
6 36 (0.22%) WebTrends
7 32 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
8 29 (0.18%) Google Analytics
9 26 (0.16%) JDE OneWorld
9 26 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
10 20 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
11 15 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
12 10 (0.060%) Oracle EBS R12
12 10 (0.060%) Oracle ERP
12 10 (0.060%) SAP CRM
12 10 (0.060%) Summit
13 8 (0.048%) Oracle Applications
14 7 (0.042%) Oracle CRM
14 7 (0.042%) Agresso
14 7 (0.042%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 443 (2.67%) SaaS
2 263 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 213 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 87 (0.53%) GitHub
5 71 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 57 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 32 (0.19%) PaaS
8 26 (0.16%) Office 365
9 22 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 17 (0.10%) Basecamp
10 17 (0.10%) Trello
11 15 (0.091%) Force.com
12 11 (0.066%) Heroku
12 11 (0.066%) Amazon EMR
13 10 (0.060%) Joyent
14 9 (0.054%) IaaS
15 5 (0.030%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.030%) Google Apps
16 4 (0.024%) Responsys
17 3 (0.018%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 877 (5.29%) Internet
2 381 (2.30%) HTTP
3 89 (0.54%) Intranet
4 88 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 77 (0.46%) SSL
6 66 (0.40%) Firewall
7 58 (0.35%) SNMP
7 58 (0.35%) Broadband
8 46 (0.28%) AMQP
9 37 (0.22%) SMS
10 30 (0.18%) SAN
11 29 (0.18%) DNS
12 25 (0.15%) IPv6
13 24 (0.14%) IPv4
13 24 (0.14%) VoIP
14 21 (0.13%) LDAP
14 21 (0.13%) NFC
14 21 (0.13%) Wireless
15 20 (0.12%) LAN
16 18 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4548 (27.46%) SQL Server
2 1191 (7.19%) MySQL
3 999 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 854 (5.16%) Relational Database
5 827 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 598 (3.61%) NoSQL
7 544 (3.28%) MongoDB
8 501 (3.02%) Big Data
9 444 (2.68%) RDBMS
10 442 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 439 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
12 393 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 374 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 314 (1.90%) Oracle Database
15 256 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 238 (1.44%) Hadoop
17 224 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
18 139 (0.84%) DB2
19 120 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
20 117 (0.71%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1526 (9.21%) NUnit
2 1307 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 1197 (7.23%) Subversion
4 1192 (7.20%) Rhino Mocks
5 1173 (7.08%) Selenium
6 1023 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 967 (5.84%) Visual Studio
8 920 (5.55%) Moq
9 903 (5.45%) JIRA
10 759 (4.58%) Jenkins
11 749 (4.52%) JUnit
12 682 (4.12%) Maven
13 650 (3.92%) Cucumber
14 583 (3.52%) MSTest
15 490 (2.96%) Eclipse
16 371 (2.24%) WebDriver
17 333 (2.01%) Hudson
18 272 (1.64%) Ant
19 271 (1.64%) TeamCity
20 268 (1.62%) SpecFlow
General
1 3332 (20.11%) Finance
2 1107 (6.68%) Retail
3 975 (5.89%) Games
4 910 (5.49%) Banking
5 863 (5.21%) Marketing
6 710 (4.29%) Telecoms
7 444 (2.68%) Advertising
8 388 (2.34%) Publishing
9 320 (1.93%) Law
10 288 (1.74%) Investment Banking
11 260 (1.57%) Back Office
12 171 (1.03%) Legal
13 152 (0.92%) Front Office
14 151 (0.91%) Manufacturing
15 107 (0.65%) Financial Institution
16 81 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
17 78 (0.47%) Electronics
18 75 (0.45%) Automotive
19 65 (0.39%) Music Industry
20 48 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8762 (52.89%) Developer
2 3047 (18.39%) .NET Developer
3 2003 (12.09%) Senior Developer
4 1831 (11.05%) Analyst
5 1730 (10.44%) C# Developer
6 1646 (9.94%) Java Developer
7 1539 (9.29%) Project Manager
8 1170 (7.06%) Business Analyst
8 1170 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 786 (4.74%) ASP.NET Developer
10 771 (4.65%) Software Engineer
11 697 (4.21%) Software Developer
12 693 (4.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 673 (4.06%) ScrumMaster
14 639 (3.86%) Architect
15 620 (3.74%) Web Developer
16 550 (3.32%) Senior .NET Developer
17 523 (3.16%) Agile Project Manager
18 470 (2.84%) Lead Developer
19 437 (2.64%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6452 (38.95%) .NET
2 4413 (26.64%) HTML
3 4255 (25.69%) ASP.NET
4 3591 (21.68%) CSS
5 2742 (16.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2511 (15.16%) jQuery
7 2471 (14.92%) WCF
8 2247 (13.56%) XML
9 2194 (13.24%) Web Services
10 2008 (12.12%) HTML5
11 1612 (9.73%) Spring
12 1565 (9.45%) .NET Framework
13 1523 (9.19%) WPF
14 1213 (7.32%) Ajax
15 1174 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 1110 (6.70%) CSS3
17 1094 (6.60%) J2EE
18 1058 (6.39%) REST
19 1041 (6.28%) WinForms
20 952 (5.75%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1288 (7.78%) Computer Science
2 918 (5.54%) Open Source
3 799 (4.82%) Mobile App
4 713 (4.30%) Inversion of Control
5 525 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 336 (2.03%) Mathematics
7 300 (1.81%) Social Network
8 299 (1.81%) Social Media
9 286 (1.73%) N-Tier
10 280 (1.69%) Client/Server
11 278 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 244 (1.47%) iPhone
13 198 (1.20%) iPad
14 191 (1.15%) Tandem
15 177 (1.07%) Derivative
16 172 (1.04%) Digital Media
17 163 (0.98%) Management Information System
18 125 (0.75%) Online Games
19 120 (0.72%) Data Integration
19 120 (0.72%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1680 (10.14%) Windows
2 1348 (8.14%) Linux
3 809 (4.88%) Android
4 777 (4.69%) Apple iOS
5 607 (3.66%) UNIX
6 99 (0.60%) Windows Phone
7 87 (0.53%) CentOS
8 72 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 61 (0.37%) Solaris
10 59 (0.36%) Ubuntu
11 44 (0.27%) Debian
12 39 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 36 (0.22%) Windows Phone 7
14 29 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
15 25 (0.15%) Mac OS X
16 23 (0.14%) Fedora
17 20 (0.12%) Windows 7
18 19 (0.11%) Windows 8
18 19 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
19 16 (0.097%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6523 (39.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6184 (37.33%) TDD
3 4300 (25.96%) MVC
4 2656 (16.03%) OO
5 2647 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
6 2556 (15.43%) BDD
7 2489 (15.03%) Kanban
8 2310 (13.95%) E-Commerce
9 2087 (12.60%) Software Engineering
10 2003 (12.09%) Project Management
11 1425 (8.60%) Unit Testing
12 1220 (7.36%) Web Application Development
13 1189 (7.18%) OOP
14 1099 (6.63%) Web Development
15 1047 (6.32%) Waterfall
16 960 (5.80%) SOA
17 932 (5.63%) UML
18 874 (5.28%) PRINCE2
19 861 (5.20%) Dependency Injection
20 842 (5.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6122 (36.96%) C#
2 4410 (26.62%) Java
3 4184 (25.26%) JavaScript
4 4035 (24.36%) SQL
5 1050 (6.34%) PHP
6 902 (5.45%) T-SQL
7 866 (5.23%) C++
8 774 (4.67%) Ruby
9 715 (4.32%) VB.NET
10 673 (4.06%) Python
11 401 (2.42%) VB
12 376 (2.27%) C
13 339 (2.05%) Objective-C
14 256 (1.55%) Scala
15 238 (1.44%) Perl
16 207 (1.25%) PL/SQL
17 172 (1.04%) Bash Shell
18 154 (0.93%) Groovy
19 150 (0.91%) PHP5
20 139 (0.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2467 (14.89%) Degree
2 731 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 591 (3.57%) ISEB
4 548 (3.31%) MCP
5 541 (3.27%) MCTS
6 531 (3.21%) MCSD
7 517 (3.12%) MCAD
8 283 (1.71%) ISTQB
9 253 (1.53%) Security Cleared
10 205 (1.24%) PMI Certification
11 150 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 138 (0.83%) PMP
13 126 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 117 (0.71%) SC Cleared
15 46 (0.28%) HND
16 44 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 43 (0.26%) Sun Certification
18 42 (0.25%) PhD
19 34 (0.21%) MCSE
20 32 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1853 (11.19%) QA
2 178 (1.07%) ISO 9001
3 58 (0.35%) SLA
4 38 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 28 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (0.14%) TickIT
7 16 (0.097%) WCAG
8 15 (0.091%) JTAG
8 15 (0.091%) ISO 8583
9 14 (0.085%) Data Quality
10 12 (0.072%) COBIT
11 11 (0.066%) ISO 9000
12 9 (0.054%) Basel III
13 8 (0.048%) DICOM
14 7 (0.042%) IEC 61508
14 7 (0.042%) DO-178B
15 6 (0.036%) ISO 14001
15 6 (0.036%) Solvency II
16 5 (0.030%) FATCA
16 5 (0.030%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 62 (0.37%) Varnish
2 56 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (0.24%) HDFS
4 23 (0.14%) Active Directory
5 14 (0.085%) vCloud
5 14 (0.085%) KVM
6 13 (0.078%) Apache Flume
7 11 (0.066%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.066%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.060%) IAG
9 8 (0.048%) LiteSpeed
10 6 (0.036%) Docker
11 5 (0.030%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.024%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.024%) Shibboleth
12 4 (0.024%) Xen
12 4 (0.024%) NFS
13 3 (0.018%) XenServer
13 3 (0.018%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.018%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 292 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
2 274 (1.65%) Puppet
3 126 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
4 78 (0.47%) Nagios
5 67 (0.40%) ZABBIX
6 57 (0.34%) Vagrant
7 29 (0.18%) Capistrano
8 26 (0.16%) Zenoss
9 17 (0.10%) Ansible
10 13 (0.078%) MOM
11 11 (0.066%) Ganglia
11 11 (0.066%) Opsview
12 9 (0.054%) YUM
13 8 (0.048%) Kibana
13 8 (0.048%) Oozie
14 7 (0.042%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 7 (0.042%) Graylog2
15 6 (0.036%) Nessus
16 5 (0.030%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 5 (0.030%) Salt
Vendors
1 2648 (15.99%) Microsoft
2 1494 (9.02%) Oracle
3 325 (1.96%) JBoss
4 272 (1.64%) Adobe
5 258 (1.56%) Facebook
6 248 (1.50%) Google
7 237 (1.43%) SAP
8 228 (1.38%) Twitter
9 214 (1.29%) Zend
10 209 (1.26%) hybris
11 191 (1.15%) IBM
12 173 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
13 150 (0.91%) Sitecore
14 143 (0.86%) Red Hat
15 121 (0.73%) TIBCO
16 112 (0.68%) HP
17 101 (0.61%) VMware
18 100 (0.60%) Sybase
19 98 (0.59%) EPiServer
20 78 (0.47%) Atlassian
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
North London
Sage Pay
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus (25%) + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago