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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 25 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 7708 7625 7210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.34% 7.46% 6.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.92% 9.11% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6658 6535 6423
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 £34,500 £32,938
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,650 £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
86422 83683 86901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.28% 81.85% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71808 67811 74641
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 0 3709 £55,000 - 339
South East +7 1447 £46,250 +2.77% 146
East of England -4 540 £45,000 - 54
Yorkshire +2 523 £40,000 -5.88% 55
North West -10 429 £40,000 - 72
South West -3 419 £40,000 +6.66% 69
West Midlands +38 360 £40,000 - 25
East Midlands +4 226 £40,000 - 18
North East -3 70 £38,000 +1.33% 12
Midlands +4 6 - -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14516 (92.97%) Agile Software Development
2 6197 (39.69%) .NET
3 5816 (37.25%) TDD
4 5808 (37.20%) C#
5 4386 (28.09%) JavaScript
6 4384 (28.08%) HTML
7 4321 (27.67%) SQL Server
8 4129 (26.44%) MVC
9 3954 (25.32%) ASP.NET
10 3638 (23.30%) Java
11 3569 (22.86%) SQL
12 3483 (22.31%) CSS
13 3018 (19.33%) Finance
14 2648 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
15 2642 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
16 2572 (16.47%) BDD
17 2490 (15.95%) jQuery
18 2444 (15.65%) Microsoft
19 2434 (15.59%) OO
20 2376 (15.22%) Kanban
21 2256 (14.45%) E-Commerce
22 2080 (13.32%) WCF
23 2051 (13.14%) HTML5
24 2022 (12.95%) Degree
25 1893 (12.12%) Web Services
26 1831 (11.73%) XML
27 1825 (11.69%) QA
28 1790 (11.46%) Project Management
29 1694 (10.85%) Windows
30 1686 (10.80%) Software Engineering

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 609 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 491 (3.14%) Apache
3 428 (2.74%) Tomcat
4 421 (2.70%) Node.js
5 414 (2.65%) CMS
6 287 (1.84%) IIS
7 228 (1.46%) JBoss
8 224 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
9 195 (1.25%) WebSphere
10 170 (1.09%) Confluence
11 149 (0.95%) WordPress
12 148 (0.95%) Apache Solr
13 146 (0.94%) Drupal
14 120 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
15 115 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
16 113 (0.72%) Umbraco
17 106 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
18 99 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
19 96 (0.61%) nginx
20 95 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1022 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 264 (1.69%) MS Office
3 215 (1.38%) MS Project
4 153 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 138 (0.88%) Photoshop
6 60 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
7 58 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
8 35 (0.22%) PowerPivot
9 23 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
10 15 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 12 (0.077%) Adobe After Effects
12 11 (0.070%) OmniGraffle
12 11 (0.070%) Mingle
13 10 (0.064%) SPSS
14 8 (0.051%) InfoPath
15 7 (0.045%) Fireworks
16 4 (0.026%) Weka
17 3 (0.019%) Acrobat
17 3 (0.019%) Maya
18 2 (0.013%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 153 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 78 (0.50%) Magento
3 62 (0.40%) Sophis RISQUE
4 50 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 47 (0.30%) Shopify
6 34 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 26 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
8 20 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
9 17 (0.11%) Summit
10 16 (0.10%) Towers Watson Igloo
11 13 (0.083%) Tridion
12 11 (0.070%) SAP CRM
13 10 (0.064%) SAP ERP
14 7 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
14 7 (0.045%) SAP IS-U
15 6 (0.038%) Agresso
16 5 (0.032%) SAP FI
16 5 (0.032%) SAP FI/CO
16 5 (0.032%) SAP CO
16 5 (0.032%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 452 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 324 (2.08%) SaaS
3 190 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 108 (0.69%) GitHub
5 80 (0.51%) PaaS
6 76 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 42 (0.27%) IaaS
8 33 (0.21%) Office 365
9 32 (0.20%) Force.com
10 26 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (0.12%) Basecamp
12 14 (0.090%) Amazon S3
13 13 (0.083%) Google Cloud Platform
14 7 (0.045%) SoftLayer
14 7 (0.045%) Rackspace Cloud
15 6 (0.038%) Google App Engine
16 5 (0.032%) Google Apps
16 5 (0.032%) Trello
17 4 (0.026%) IBM Blueworks
18 3 (0.019%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 638 (4.09%) Internet
2 383 (2.45%) HTTP
3 165 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 83 (0.53%) Intranet
5 82 (0.53%) Broadband
6 77 (0.49%) Firewall
7 48 (0.31%) WAN
8 43 (0.28%) SSL
9 41 (0.26%) DNS
10 36 (0.23%) IPv4
10 36 (0.23%) IPv6
11 34 (0.22%) LDAP
12 33 (0.21%) SAN
13 29 (0.19%) VoIP
14 27 (0.17%) NFC
15 26 (0.17%) AMQP
15 26 (0.17%) SNMP
16 24 (0.15%) Wireshark
17 23 (0.15%) RTP
17 23 (0.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4321 (27.67%) SQL Server
2 1071 (6.86%) MySQL
3 729 (4.67%) NoSQL
4 701 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 682 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 622 (3.98%) MongoDB
7 446 (2.86%) Big Data
8 439 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 407 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 400 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
11 385 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 354 (2.27%) RDBMS
13 292 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
14 247 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 231 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 194 (1.24%) Hadoop
17 183 (1.17%) Oracle Database
18 171 (1.10%) RavenDB
19 157 (1.01%) Redis
20 128 (0.82%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1683 (10.78%) Git (software)
2 1492 (9.56%) NUnit
3 1130 (7.24%) Rhino Mocks
4 1121 (7.18%) Selenium
5 1095 (7.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 1023 (6.55%) Subversion
7 948 (6.07%) JIRA
8 945 (6.05%) Visual Studio
9 903 (5.78%) Moq
10 763 (4.89%) Jenkins
11 712 (4.56%) Cucumber
12 572 (3.66%) Maven
13 538 (3.45%) MSTest
14 529 (3.39%) JUnit
15 467 (2.99%) TeamCity
16 347 (2.22%) WebDriver
17 327 (2.09%) Eclipse
18 317 (2.03%) Hudson
19 309 (1.98%) SpecFlow
20 220 (1.41%) Ant
General
1 3018 (19.33%) Finance
2 1163 (7.45%) Retail
3 1001 (6.41%) Banking
4 738 (4.73%) Marketing
5 715 (4.58%) Telecoms
6 665 (4.26%) Games
7 402 (2.57%) Advertising
8 316 (2.02%) Publishing
9 258 (1.65%) Investment Banking
10 186 (1.19%) Back Office
11 167 (1.07%) Legal
12 155 (0.99%) Aerospace
13 139 (0.89%) Law
14 110 (0.70%) Manufacturing
15 96 (0.61%) Automotive
16 88 (0.56%) Front Office
17 66 (0.42%) Music Industry
18 64 (0.41%) Billing
19 60 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
20 55 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7908 (50.65%) Developer
2 2756 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 1759 (11.27%) Senior Developer
4 1731 (11.09%) Analyst
5 1513 (9.69%) C# Developer
6 1264 (8.10%) Project Manager
7 1226 (7.85%) Java Developer
8 1119 (7.17%) Business Analyst
9 998 (6.39%) C# .NET Developer
10 750 (4.80%) Architect
11 736 (4.71%) ScrumMaster
12 645 (4.13%) Software Engineer
13 627 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 624 (4.00%) Software Developer
15 584 (3.74%) Web Developer
16 559 (3.58%) ASP.NET Developer
17 451 (2.89%) Senior .NET Developer
18 421 (2.70%) Test Analyst
19 415 (2.66%) Development Manager
20 402 (2.57%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6197 (39.69%) .NET
2 4384 (28.08%) HTML
3 3954 (25.32%) ASP.NET
4 3483 (22.31%) CSS
5 2642 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2490 (15.95%) jQuery
7 2080 (13.32%) WCF
8 2051 (13.14%) HTML5
9 1893 (12.12%) Web Services
10 1831 (11.73%) XML
11 1539 (9.86%) .NET Framework
12 1309 (8.38%) WPF
13 1288 (8.25%) Spring
14 1179 (7.55%) AngularJS
15 1094 (7.01%) CSS3
16 1012 (6.48%) Ajax
17 908 (5.82%) RESTful
18 870 (5.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 864 (5.53%) LINQ
20 851 (5.45%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 1073 (6.87%) User Experience
2 1072 (6.87%) Computer Science
3 874 (5.60%) Mobile App
4 822 (5.26%) Open Source
5 789 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
6 647 (4.14%) Inversion of Control
7 553 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
8 300 (1.92%) Client/Server
9 292 (1.87%) N-Tier
10 258 (1.65%) iPhone
11 241 (1.54%) Social Network
11 241 (1.54%) iPad
12 221 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 217 (1.39%) Blog
14 214 (1.37%) Social Media
15 192 (1.23%) Mathematics
16 186 (1.19%) Tandem
17 165 (1.06%) Management Information System
17 165 (1.06%) Digital Media
18 132 (0.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1694 (10.85%) Windows
2 1422 (9.11%) Linux
3 762 (4.88%) Android
4 734 (4.70%) Apple iOS
5 587 (3.76%) UNIX
6 134 (0.86%) Windows Phone
7 114 (0.73%) Ubuntu
8 66 (0.42%) Windows 8
8 66 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 62 (0.40%) CentOS
10 46 (0.29%) Solaris
11 41 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
12 39 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
13 37 (0.24%) Mac OS X
14 34 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
15 25 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
16 22 (0.14%) Debian
16 22 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
17 21 (0.13%) Windows 7
18 13 (0.083%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14516 (92.97%) Agile Software Development
2 5816 (37.25%) TDD
3 4129 (26.44%) MVC
4 2648 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
5 2572 (16.47%) BDD
6 2434 (15.59%) OO
7 2376 (15.22%) Kanban
8 2256 (14.45%) E-Commerce
9 1790 (11.46%) Project Management
10 1686 (10.80%) Software Engineering
11 1231 (7.88%) Mentoring
12 1149 (7.36%) Web Application Development
13 1135 (7.27%) Unit Testing
14 1077 (6.90%) Waterfall
15 1034 (6.62%) OOP
16 946 (6.06%) SOA
17 925 (5.92%) Web Development
18 880 (5.64%) Dependency Injection
19 851 (5.45%) PRINCE2
20 843 (5.40%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5808 (37.20%) C#
2 4386 (28.09%) JavaScript
3 3638 (23.30%) Java
4 3569 (22.86%) SQL
5 897 (5.74%) PHP
6 853 (5.46%) Ruby
7 810 (5.19%) C++
8 784 (5.02%) T-SQL
9 761 (4.87%) Python
10 625 (4.00%) VB.NET
11 354 (2.27%) C
12 320 (2.05%) VB
13 262 (1.68%) Objective-C
14 214 (1.37%) Scala
15 194 (1.24%) Perl
16 184 (1.18%) PL/SQL
17 179 (1.15%) Bash Shell
18 138 (0.88%) PowerShell
19 130 (0.83%) PHP5
20 95 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2022 (12.95%) Degree
2 746 (4.78%) ISEB
3 303 (1.94%) ISTQB
4 266 (1.70%) Security Cleared
5 258 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 230 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 197 (1.26%) PMI Certification
8 191 (1.22%) SC Cleared
9 114 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 103 (0.66%) MCSD
11 100 (0.64%) MCP
12 99 (0.63%) PMP
13 80 (0.51%) MCTS
14 75 (0.48%) MCAD
15 50 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 45 (0.29%) MCSE
17 42 (0.27%) PhD
18 37 (0.24%) HND
19 36 (0.23%) CBAP
20 25 (0.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1825 (11.69%) QA
2 135 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 52 (0.33%) SLA
4 25 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 21 (0.13%) WAI
7 20 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (0.12%) ISO 8583
9 13 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 12 (0.077%) HL7
11 9 (0.058%) ISO 14001
12 7 (0.045%) COREP
13 5 (0.032%) FINREP
13 5 (0.032%) EMIR
13 5 (0.032%) Dodd-Frank
13 5 (0.032%) COBIT
13 5 (0.032%) DO-178B
13 5 (0.032%) Basel III
14 4 (0.026%) CRD IV
15 3 (0.019%) Solvency II
System Software
1 84 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (0.29%) Varnish
3 32 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 22 (0.14%) Active Directory
5 16 (0.10%) Firmware
6 13 (0.083%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 10 (0.064%) vCloud
8 9 (0.058%) Xen
9 8 (0.051%) HDFS
10 6 (0.038%) KVM
11 5 (0.032%) Cygwin
11 5 (0.032%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.026%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.026%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.026%) Apache Flume
13 3 (0.019%) Docker
13 3 (0.019%) Gluster
13 3 (0.019%) IAG
13 3 (0.019%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.013%) zsh
Systems Management
1 345 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
2 335 (2.15%) Puppet
3 123 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 117 (0.75%) Nagios
5 68 (0.44%) Ansible
6 56 (0.36%) Vagrant
7 49 (0.31%) ZABBIX
8 33 (0.21%) Capistrano
9 29 (0.19%) MOM
10 26 (0.17%) Graphite
11 21 (0.13%) logstash
12 17 (0.11%) Cobbler
13 16 (0.10%) Tivoli
14 14 (0.090%) Opsview
15 13 (0.083%) Hadoop YARN
15 13 (0.083%) Zenoss
16 11 (0.070%) Salt
17 9 (0.058%) StatsD
18 7 (0.045%) HAProxy
18 7 (0.045%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 2444 (15.65%) Microsoft
2 1282 (8.21%) Oracle
3 281 (1.80%) Google
4 266 (1.70%) Facebook
5 222 (1.42%) SAP
6 220 (1.41%) Twitter
7 218 (1.40%) hybris
8 204 (1.31%) IBM
9 190 (1.22%) Zend
10 150 (0.96%) Sitecore
11 140 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
11 140 (0.90%) VMware
12 139 (0.89%) HP
13 113 (0.72%) Adobe
14 102 (0.65%) TIBCO
15 92 (0.59%) Red Hat
16 82 (0.53%) Dell
17 78 (0.50%) Apple
18 76 (0.49%) Sybase
19 69 (0.44%) Xamarin
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + 26 days holiday,pension
Posted: 16 minutes ago
West London
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 35 minutes ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 42 minutes ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 49 minutes ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Health, Pension, Gym & Holiday
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Equity + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus and excellent benefits packa
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Environment
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + co pension + flexi-time +
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 45k +Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago