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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 25 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 7336 7235 7059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.45% 7.47% 6.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.02% 9.07% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6283 6193 6214
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
81372 79754 83882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.68% 82.32% 80.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67586 64366 71825
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 3393 £56,000 +1.81% 410
South East +12 1446 £47,500 +5.55% 197
Yorkshire +2 576 £41,500 -2.35% 64
East of England -7 483 £47,500 +5.55% 91
North West -6 427 £40,000 - 99
South West 0 421 £37,500 - 73
West Midlands +39 337 £42,500 - 30
East Midlands +2 213 £40,000 - 42
North East -1 55 £35,232 -6.04% 16
Midlands -3 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 14214 (93.08%) Agile Software Development
2 6107 (39.99%) .NET
3 5790 (37.92%) C#
4 5633 (36.89%) TDD
5 4297 (28.14%) SQL Server
6 4277 (28.01%) JavaScript
7 4208 (27.56%) HTML
8 4039 (26.45%) MVC
9 3846 (25.18%) ASP.NET
10 3511 (22.99%) Java
10 3511 (22.99%) SQL
11 3293 (21.56%) CSS
12 3040 (19.91%) Finance
13 2637 (17.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2560 (16.76%) BDD
15 2539 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
16 2378 (15.57%) Kanban
16 2378 (15.57%) Microsoft
17 2349 (15.38%) OO
18 2330 (15.26%) jQuery
19 2075 (13.59%) E-Commerce
20 2067 (13.54%) WCF
21 1944 (12.73%) Degree
22 1939 (12.70%) HTML5
23 1850 (12.11%) QA
24 1806 (11.83%) Web Services
25 1702 (11.15%) Project Management
26 1693 (11.09%) Windows
27 1667 (10.92%) XML
28 1641 (10.75%) Software Engineering

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 579 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 482 (3.16%) Apache
3 434 (2.84%) CMS
4 424 (2.78%) Node.js
5 416 (2.72%) Tomcat
6 286 (1.87%) IIS
7 213 (1.39%) JBoss
8 210 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
9 166 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 156 (1.02%) Confluence
11 145 (0.95%) WordPress
12 142 (0.93%) Drupal
13 128 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
13 128 (0.84%) Apache Solr
14 122 (0.80%) Umbraco
15 112 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
16 108 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
17 106 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
18 89 (0.58%) nginx
19 84 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1008 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 249 (1.63%) MS Office
3 193 (1.26%) MS Project
4 155 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 123 (0.81%) Photoshop
6 65 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 52 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
8 38 (0.25%) PowerPivot
9 18 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 15 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
11 12 (0.079%) SPSS
11 12 (0.079%) Mingle
12 9 (0.059%) InfoPath
12 9 (0.059%) InDesign
13 7 (0.046%) OmniGraffle
13 7 (0.046%) Fireworks
14 4 (0.026%) Weka
15 3 (0.020%) HipChat
15 3 (0.020%) RoboHelp
15 3 (0.020%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 131 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 69 (0.45%) Magento
3 50 (0.33%) Sophis RISQUE
4 44 (0.29%) Shopify
5 42 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 33 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 21 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 20 (0.13%) Towers Watson Igloo
9 17 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
10 12 (0.079%) Summit
10 12 (0.079%) SAP CRM
11 10 (0.065%) Tridion
11 10 (0.065%) SAP ERP
12 7 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
12 7 (0.046%) SAP IS-U
13 6 (0.039%) PRMS
13 6 (0.039%) SAP BPC
14 5 (0.033%) Agresso
14 5 (0.033%) SAP SD
14 5 (0.033%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 472 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 334 (2.19%) SaaS
3 199 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
4 100 (0.65%) GitHub
5 82 (0.54%) PaaS
6 68 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 44 (0.29%) Force.com
8 41 (0.27%) IaaS
9 35 (0.23%) Office 365
10 24 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (0.12%) Basecamp
12 12 (0.079%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (0.065%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.039%) Trello
15 5 (0.033%) Google Apps
16 4 (0.026%) IBM Blueworks
16 4 (0.026%) SoftLayer
16 4 (0.026%) LucidChart
16 4 (0.026%) Google App Engine
16 4 (0.026%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 564 (3.69%) Internet
2 349 (2.29%) HTTP
3 157 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 84 (0.55%) Broadband
5 63 (0.41%) Intranet
6 58 (0.38%) Firewall
7 39 (0.26%) WAN
7 39 (0.26%) DNS
8 37 (0.24%) SAN
9 32 (0.21%) VoIP
10 30 (0.20%) SSL
11 27 (0.18%) Wireless
12 26 (0.17%) Wireshark
12 26 (0.17%) AMQP
12 26 (0.17%) IPv4
12 26 (0.17%) IPv6
12 26 (0.17%) LDAP
13 24 (0.16%) RTP
14 23 (0.15%) NFC
15 19 (0.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4297 (28.14%) SQL Server
2 1005 (6.58%) MySQL
3 804 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 669 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 655 (4.29%) MongoDB
6 622 (4.07%) Relational Database
7 438 (2.87%) Big Data
8 415 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
9 412 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 402 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 382 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 296 (1.94%) RDBMS
13 292 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
14 254 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 213 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
16 190 (1.24%) Hadoop
17 182 (1.19%) Oracle Database
18 168 (1.10%) Redis
19 156 (1.02%) RavenDB
20 133 (0.87%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1608 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1457 (9.54%) NUnit
3 1102 (7.22%) Rhino Mocks
4 1089 (7.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1064 (6.97%) Selenium
6 933 (6.11%) Visual Studio
7 927 (6.07%) Subversion
8 909 (5.95%) JIRA
9 890 (5.83%) Moq
10 715 (4.68%) Jenkins
11 675 (4.42%) Cucumber
12 557 (3.65%) Maven
13 540 (3.54%) MSTest
14 463 (3.03%) TeamCity
15 456 (2.99%) JUnit
16 330 (2.16%) WebDriver
17 320 (2.10%) SpecFlow
18 289 (1.89%) Hudson
19 273 (1.79%) Eclipse
20 212 (1.39%) Ant
General
1 3040 (19.91%) Finance
2 1150 (7.53%) Retail
3 1025 (6.71%) Banking
4 750 (4.91%) Marketing
5 688 (4.51%) Telecoms
6 609 (3.99%) Games
7 398 (2.61%) Advertising
8 279 (1.83%) Publishing
9 252 (1.65%) Investment Banking
10 217 (1.42%) Aerospace
11 183 (1.20%) Back Office
12 141 (0.92%) Legal
13 102 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 101 (0.66%) Law
15 87 (0.57%) Automotive
16 85 (0.56%) Front Office
17 73 (0.48%) Billing
18 69 (0.45%) Music Industry
19 65 (0.43%) Financial Institution
20 60 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7633 (49.98%) Developer
2 2708 (17.73%) .NET Developer
3 1722 (11.28%) Analyst
4 1660 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 1430 (9.36%) C# Developer
6 1254 (8.21%) Project Manager
7 1119 (7.33%) Java Developer
8 1083 (7.09%) Business Analyst
9 937 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 757 (4.96%) Architect
11 745 (4.88%) ScrumMaster
12 690 (4.52%) Software Developer
13 612 (4.01%) Software Engineer
14 564 (3.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 514 (3.37%) Web Developer
16 505 (3.31%) ASP.NET Developer
17 452 (2.96%) Test Analyst
18 430 (2.82%) Development Manager
19 419 (2.74%) Senior .NET Developer
20 407 (2.67%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6107 (39.99%) .NET
2 4208 (27.56%) HTML
3 3846 (25.18%) ASP.NET
4 3293 (21.56%) CSS
5 2637 (17.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2330 (15.26%) jQuery
7 2067 (13.54%) WCF
8 1939 (12.70%) HTML5
9 1806 (11.83%) Web Services
10 1667 (10.92%) XML
11 1514 (9.91%) .NET Framework
12 1266 (8.29%) WPF
13 1239 (8.11%) Spring
14 1214 (7.95%) AngularJS
15 1027 (6.73%) CSS3
16 975 (6.38%) Ajax
17 883 (5.78%) RESTful
18 843 (5.52%) Castle Windsor
19 842 (5.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 808 (5.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1004 (6.57%) Computer Science
2 993 (6.50%) User Experience
3 817 (5.35%) Mobile App
4 795 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
5 758 (4.96%) Open Source
6 663 (4.34%) Inversion of Control
7 583 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
8 284 (1.86%) N-Tier
9 267 (1.75%) Client/Server
10 244 (1.60%) Social Network
11 225 (1.47%) Blog
12 208 (1.36%) Social Media
13 206 (1.35%) iPhone
14 193 (1.26%) Mathematics
15 189 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 189 (1.24%) iPad
16 176 (1.15%) Management Information System
17 168 (1.10%) Tandem
18 161 (1.05%) Digital Media
19 135 (0.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1693 (11.09%) Windows
2 1363 (8.93%) Linux
3 707 (4.63%) Android
4 677 (4.43%) Apple iOS
5 586 (3.84%) UNIX
6 122 (0.80%) Windows Phone
7 106 (0.69%) Ubuntu
8 62 (0.41%) Windows 8
9 53 (0.35%) Solaris
10 52 (0.34%) CentOS
11 50 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 44 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
13 34 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 33 (0.22%) Mac OS X
15 31 (0.20%) Windows Phone 7
16 28 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
17 25 (0.16%) Windows 7
17 25 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
18 15 (0.098%) VMS
19 12 (0.079%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14214 (93.08%) Agile Software Development
2 5633 (36.89%) TDD
3 4039 (26.45%) MVC
4 2560 (16.76%) BDD
5 2539 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
6 2378 (15.57%) Kanban
7 2349 (15.38%) OO
8 2075 (13.59%) E-Commerce
9 1702 (11.15%) Project Management
10 1641 (10.75%) Software Engineering
11 1145 (7.50%) Mentoring
12 1136 (7.44%) Web Application Development
13 1057 (6.92%) Unit Testing
14 1038 (6.80%) Waterfall
15 952 (6.23%) OOP
16 914 (5.99%) SOA
17 904 (5.92%) PRINCE2
18 893 (5.85%) Web Development
19 868 (5.68%) Dependency Injection
20 859 (5.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5790 (37.92%) C#
2 4277 (28.01%) JavaScript
3 3511 (22.99%) SQL
3 3511 (22.99%) Java
4 827 (5.42%) PHP
4 827 (5.42%) Ruby
5 813 (5.32%) C++
6 784 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 727 (4.76%) Python
8 595 (3.90%) VB.NET
9 333 (2.18%) C
10 295 (1.93%) VB
11 253 (1.66%) Objective-C
12 222 (1.45%) Scala
13 186 (1.22%) PL/SQL
14 183 (1.20%) Perl
15 158 (1.03%) Bash Shell
16 146 (0.96%) PowerShell
17 106 (0.69%) PHP5
18 105 (0.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1944 (12.73%) Degree
2 787 (5.15%) ISEB
3 310 (2.03%) ISTQB
4 284 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 227 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 217 (1.42%) Security Cleared
7 210 (1.38%) PMI Certification
8 160 (1.05%) SC Cleared
9 110 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 109 (0.71%) PMP
11 77 (0.50%) MCSD
12 65 (0.43%) MCP
13 57 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 52 (0.34%) MCTS
15 47 (0.31%) MCAD
16 45 (0.29%) MCSE
17 39 (0.26%) PhD
18 29 (0.19%) CBAP
19 27 (0.18%) HND
20 24 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1850 (12.11%) QA
2 118 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 50 (0.33%) SLA
4 28 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 23 (0.15%) WAI
6 22 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 19 (0.12%) ISO 8583
8 16 (0.10%) HL7
9 13 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.039%) ISO 14001
11 6 (0.039%) DO-178B
11 6 (0.039%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.033%) Dodd-Frank
12 5 (0.033%) EMIR
12 5 (0.033%) COBIT
12 5 (0.033%) WCAG
13 4 (0.026%) Basel III
13 4 (0.026%) CRD IV
13 4 (0.026%) COREP
System Software
1 84 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (0.29%) Varnish
3 43 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 25 (0.16%) Active Directory
5 17 (0.11%) Firmware
6 14 (0.092%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 9 (0.059%) KVM
8 8 (0.052%) vCloud
8 8 (0.052%) Xen
9 7 (0.046%) VirtualBox
10 5 (0.033%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.033%) Cygwin
11 4 (0.026%) Docker
12 3 (0.020%) HDFS
12 3 (0.020%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.020%) IAG
12 3 (0.020%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.013%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.013%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.013%) LXC
Systems Management
1 322 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
2 312 (2.04%) Puppet
3 131 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
4 107 (0.70%) Nagios
5 82 (0.54%) Ansible
6 52 (0.34%) Vagrant
7 33 (0.22%) ZABBIX
8 29 (0.19%) Capistrano
9 27 (0.18%) logstash
9 27 (0.18%) MOM
10 23 (0.15%) Tivoli
11 18 (0.12%) Cobbler
12 16 (0.10%) Graphite
13 15 (0.098%) Salt
14 11 (0.072%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 10 (0.065%) HAProxy
15 10 (0.065%) Opsview
16 9 (0.059%) Hadoop YARN
16 9 (0.059%) StatsD
16 9 (0.059%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2378 (15.57%) Microsoft
2 1255 (8.22%) Oracle
3 264 (1.73%) Google
4 252 (1.65%) Facebook
5 216 (1.41%) Twitter
6 203 (1.33%) hybris
7 190 (1.24%) SAP
8 183 (1.20%) IBM
9 160 (1.05%) Zend
10 153 (1.00%) Sitecore
11 136 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
12 135 (0.88%) HP
13 124 (0.81%) VMware
14 97 (0.64%) TIBCO
15 92 (0.60%) Adobe
16 83 (0.54%) Xamarin
17 72 (0.47%) Apple
18 70 (0.46%) Dell
18 70 (0.46%) Red Hat
19 65 (0.43%) Informatica
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
Aston Carter
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
Aston Carter
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus 20%
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + 26 days holiday,pension
Posted: 9 hours ago