The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 19 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8537 8458 9161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.69% 7.71% 7.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.89% 8.93% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7477 7248 7941
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86284 94752 102175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.37% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 77013 83070
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Scrum
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum within the UK.

Scrum Salary Trend in the UK

Scrum
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Scrum Salary Histogram in the UK

Scrum
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 7973 £52,500 +5.00% 1071
London +4 4004 £60,000 +9.09% 484
South East -2 1282 £47,500 -3.06% 169
City of London +15 575 £62,500 +8.69% 103
East of England +6 565 £52,500 +10.52% 45
Yorkshire +4 520 £42,500 +2.40% 91
North West +6 465 £42,500 +2.40% 117
South West 0 424 £45,000 +12.50% 74
West Midlands +12 411 £47,500 +5.55% 50
West Yorkshire +5 355 £42,500 +1.19% 62
Manchester +8 326 £45,000 +5.88% 84
Leeds +11 302 £44,500 +4.70% 48
Surrey -9 287 £50,000 - 30
Berkshire -6 282 £50,000 -13.04% 39
Scotland +15 276 £45,000 +5.88% 33
Hampshire 0 242 £45,000 - 47
East Midlands -4 231 £42,500 - 31
Hertfordshire +5 169 £60,000 +4.34% 11
Cambridgeshire +4 161 £47,500 - 16
Bristol +3 146 £42,500 - 23
Edinburgh +14 142 £45,000 - 16
Reading -3 135 £50,000 -13.04% 19
Bedfordshire +4 130 £55,000 - 8
Wales -3 127 £40,000 +6.66% 17
Birmingham -10 125 £42,500 -19.04% 15
Gloucestershire +3 120 £50,000 +11.11% 22
West Sussex +39 118 £45,000 -10.00% 7
South Wales -6 114 £40,000 +6.66% 17
East Sussex +8 112 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Oxfordshire +7 112 £50,000 +11.11% 13

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Scrum.

1 15545 (94.40%) Agile Software Development
2 5713 (34.69%) TDD
3 5372 (32.62%) .NET
4 5323 (32.32%) C#
5 5017 (30.47%) JavaScript
6 4674 (28.38%) Java
7 4426 (26.88%) HTML
8 3907 (23.72%) SQL
9 3691 (22.41%) SQL Server
10 3648 (22.15%) CSS
11 3631 (22.05%) MVC
12 3372 (20.48%) Finance
13 3287 (19.96%) Kanban
14 3147 (19.11%) ASP.NET
15 3113 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
16 3029 (18.39%) BDD
17 2499 (15.17%) OO
18 2484 (15.08%) Web Services
19 2419 (14.69%) Degree
20 2385 (14.48%) Software Engineering
21 2315 (14.06%) AngularJS
22 2262 (13.74%) jQuery
23 2191 (13.30%) ASP.NET MVC
24 2190 (13.30%) Microsoft
25 2169 (13.17%) Git (software)
26 2113 (12.83%) HTML5
27 1963 (11.92%) SDLC
28 1959 (11.90%) E-Commerce
29 1818 (11.04%) QA
30 1711 (10.39%) XML

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1025 (6.22%) Node.js
2 545 (3.31%) JBoss
3 540 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 523 (3.18%) CMS
5 432 (2.62%) Apache
6 374 (2.27%) WebSphere
7 364 (2.21%) SharePoint
8 356 (2.16%) Confluence
9 290 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
10 277 (1.68%) IIS
11 226 (1.37%) Apache Spark
12 225 (1.37%) OpenStack
13 200 (1.21%) WebLogic
14 166 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
14 166 (1.01%) nginx
15 161 (0.98%) Umbraco
16 149 (0.90%) GlassFish
17 142 (0.86%) Apache Solr
18 116 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
19 113 (0.69%) Mule
Applications
1 1022 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 199 (1.21%) MS Project
3 197 (1.20%) MS Office
4 174 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 164 (1.00%) Photoshop
6 88 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
7 68 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 33 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
9 22 (0.13%) Gliffy
10 13 (0.079%) InfoPath
11 11 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 9 (0.055%) Fireworks
13 8 (0.049%) Mingle
14 7 (0.043%) FrameMaker
14 7 (0.043%) HipChat
15 6 (0.036%) InDesign
16 5 (0.030%) LaTeX
17 1 (0.006%) Adobe After Effects
17 1 (0.006%) Adobe Premiere
17 1 (0.006%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 153 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 146 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 99 (0.60%) Magento
4 41 (0.25%) Markit EDM
5 37 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
6 35 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 23 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 21 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
9 17 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
9 17 (0.10%) SAP CRM
9 17 (0.10%) SAP ERP
10 13 (0.079%) FastStats
10 13 (0.079%) Sonata
11 10 (0.061%) BusinessWorks
11 10 (0.061%) Infor CRM
11 10 (0.061%) Oracle Payables
12 8 (0.049%) GoldMine
13 7 (0.043%) Oracle Applications
13 7 (0.043%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 7 (0.043%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 1042 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 681 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 545 (3.31%) SaaS
4 373 (2.26%) GitHub
5 122 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
6 86 (0.52%) PaaS
7 77 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 77 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 69 (0.42%) Office 365
9 61 (0.37%) Force.com
10 54 (0.33%) Amazon S3
11 40 (0.24%) IaaS
12 37 (0.22%) Google Analytics
13 36 (0.22%) CloudBees
14 30 (0.18%) Google App Engine
15 28 (0.17%) Google Play
15 28 (0.17%) Trello
16 25 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
17 22 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
17 22 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 408 (2.48%) Internet
2 255 (1.55%) HTTP
3 171 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 170 (1.03%) Firewall
5 123 (0.75%) DNS
6 59 (0.36%) Broadband
7 58 (0.35%) SAN
8 48 (0.29%) Network Security
9 45 (0.27%) Intranet
10 44 (0.27%) SSL
11 37 (0.22%) LDAP
12 31 (0.19%) HTTPS
12 31 (0.19%) SSH
13 29 (0.18%) Wireless
14 28 (0.17%) LAN
15 25 (0.15%) FTP
16 24 (0.15%) Skype
17 23 (0.14%) SMTP
18 20 (0.12%) Wireshark
19 18 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3691 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 1304 (7.92%) MySQL
3 1037 (6.30%) NoSQL
4 818 (4.97%) MongoDB
5 811 (4.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 751 (4.56%) Relational Database
7 672 (4.08%) Big Data
8 529 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
9 427 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
10 402 (2.44%) Hadoop
11 397 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 340 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
13 329 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 321 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
15 320 (1.94%) RDBMS
16 295 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
17 219 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 182 (1.11%) Oracle Database
19 169 (1.03%) Redis
20 107 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2169 (13.17%) Git (software)
2 1542 (9.36%) JIRA
3 1408 (8.55%) Jenkins
4 1278 (7.76%) Selenium
5 1164 (7.07%) NUnit
6 987 (5.99%) Subversion
7 911 (5.53%) Cucumber
7 911 (5.53%) JUnit
8 869 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 854 (5.19%) Maven
10 840 (5.10%) Rhino Mocks
11 706 (4.29%) Visual Studio
12 703 (4.27%) Moq
13 514 (3.12%) MSTest
14 403 (2.45%) WebDriver
15 399 (2.42%) TeamCity
16 359 (2.18%) Eclipse
17 301 (1.83%) Hudson
18 264 (1.60%) Mockito
19 260 (1.58%) SpecFlow
General
1 3372 (20.48%) Finance
2 1256 (7.63%) Retail
3 845 (5.13%) Banking
4 735 (4.46%) Marketing
5 678 (4.12%) Telecoms
6 654 (3.97%) Games
7 436 (2.65%) Advertising
8 254 (1.54%) Publishing
9 180 (1.09%) Law
9 180 (1.09%) Manufacturing
10 179 (1.09%) Electronics
11 159 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 142 (0.86%) Back Office
13 117 (0.71%) Billing
14 104 (0.63%) Legal
15 98 (0.60%) Front Office
16 70 (0.43%) Online Betting
17 53 (0.32%) Financial Institution
18 47 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
19 35 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 8089 (49.12%) Developer
2 2789 (16.94%) .NET Developer
3 2488 (15.11%) C# Developer
4 1896 (11.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 1886 (11.45%) Java Developer
6 1794 (10.89%) Senior Developer
7 1721 (10.45%) Analyst
8 1274 (7.74%) Project Manager
9 1030 (6.25%) Business Analyst
10 986 (5.99%) ASP.NET Developer
11 935 (5.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 863 (5.24%) JavaScript Developer
13 845 (5.13%) Software Engineer
14 841 (5.11%) Agile Developer
15 816 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 738 (4.48%) Software Developer
17 723 (4.39%) Lead Developer
18 643 (3.90%) Scrum Master
19 632 (3.84%) Architect
20 618 (3.75%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5372 (32.62%) .NET
2 4426 (26.88%) HTML
3 3648 (22.15%) CSS
4 3147 (19.11%) ASP.NET
5 2484 (15.08%) Web Services
6 2315 (14.06%) AngularJS
7 2262 (13.74%) jQuery
8 2191 (13.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2113 (12.83%) HTML5
10 1711 (10.39%) XML
11 1708 (10.37%) Spring
12 1390 (8.44%) WCF
13 1387 (8.42%) REST
14 1380 (8.38%) RESTful
15 1242 (7.54%) CSS3
16 1081 (6.56%) WPF
17 1074 (6.52%) .NET Framework
18 1012 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
19 971 (5.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 960 (5.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1344 (8.16%) User Experience
2 1262 (7.66%) Computer Science
3 990 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
3 990 (6.01%) Mobile App
4 610 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 496 (3.01%) Inversion of Control
6 405 (2.46%) Mathematics
7 341 (2.07%) Fintech
8 259 (1.57%) iPad
9 227 (1.38%) Client/Server
10 223 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 210 (1.28%) Visualisation
12 186 (1.13%) Social Network
13 157 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 123 (0.75%) PMI
14 123 (0.75%) Tandem
15 115 (0.70%) Social Media
16 111 (0.67%) Online Games
17 110 (0.67%) Blog
18 105 (0.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1710 (10.38%) Linux
2 1595 (9.69%) Windows
3 745 (4.52%) Unix
4 740 (4.49%) Apple iOS
5 725 (4.40%) Android
6 203 (1.23%) Ubuntu
7 186 (1.13%) CentOS
8 169 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 130 (0.79%) Windows Server
10 57 (0.35%) Mac OS X
11 56 (0.34%) Windows 8
12 53 (0.32%) Windows Phone
13 46 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
14 36 (0.22%) Debian
14 36 (0.22%) Windows 7
15 34 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 33 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
17 29 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
18 26 (0.16%) Windows 10
19 23 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15545 (94.40%) Agile Software Development
2 5713 (34.69%) TDD
3 3631 (22.05%) MVC
4 3287 (19.96%) Kanban
5 3113 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
6 3029 (18.39%) BDD
7 2499 (15.17%) OO
8 2385 (14.48%) Software Engineering
9 1963 (11.92%) SDLC
10 1959 (11.90%) E-Commerce
11 1682 (10.21%) Project Management
12 1602 (9.73%) Web Development
13 1350 (8.20%) Mentoring
14 1289 (7.83%) DevOps
15 1281 (7.78%) Unit Testing
16 1110 (6.74%) SOA
17 1072 (6.51%) Open Source
18 1040 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
19 928 (5.64%) OOP
19 928 (5.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5323 (32.32%) C#
2 5017 (30.47%) JavaScript
3 4674 (28.38%) Java
4 3907 (23.72%) SQL
5 1267 (7.69%) Python
6 1124 (6.83%) PHP
7 1026 (6.23%) Ruby
8 876 (5.32%) C++
9 758 (4.60%) T-SQL
10 680 (4.13%) Scala
11 400 (2.43%) Perl
12 381 (2.31%) VB.NET
13 370 (2.25%) PL/SQL
14 359 (2.18%) C
15 323 (1.96%) Bash Shell
16 309 (1.88%) Objective-C
17 288 (1.75%) Groovy
18 283 (1.72%) VB
19 263 (1.60%) Shell Script
20 152 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2419 (14.69%) Degree
2 524 (3.18%) ISEB
3 379 (2.30%) ISTQB
4 331 (2.01%) Security Cleared
5 268 (1.63%) PMI Certification
6 216 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 180 (1.09%) PMP
8 148 (0.90%) SC Cleared
9 146 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 89 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 79 (0.48%) MCSD
12 69 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 62 (0.38%) DV Cleared
14 46 (0.28%) MCTS
15 44 (0.27%) MCAD
16 40 (0.24%) MCP
17 31 (0.19%) PhD
18 28 (0.17%) Sun Certification
19 27 (0.16%) MBA
20 24 (0.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1818 (11.04%) QA
2 63 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 51 (0.31%) SDET
4 40 (0.24%) SLA
5 30 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 30 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 24 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (0.13%) GCP
8 16 (0.097%) ISO20022
9 15 (0.091%) SEPA
10 14 (0.085%) COBIT
11 10 (0.061%) ISO13485
12 9 (0.055%) DICOM
12 9 (0.055%) PMBOK
13 8 (0.049%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 8 (0.049%) P3O
14 7 (0.043%) ISO 8583
15 6 (0.036%) ISO 9000
15 6 (0.036%) MiFID
16 5 (0.030%) HL7
System Software
1 463 (2.81%) Docker
2 110 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (0.54%) vSphere
4 87 (0.53%) XenServer
5 78 (0.47%) Xen
6 60 (0.36%) Active Directory
7 41 (0.25%) HDFS
8 33 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
9 29 (0.18%) NFS
10 22 (0.13%) Varnish
11 14 (0.085%) Apache Flume
12 13 (0.079%) Firmware
13 12 (0.073%) VMware ESX
14 10 (0.061%) Hyper-V
14 10 (0.061%) iptables
15 9 (0.055%) KVM
16 7 (0.043%) LXC
16 7 (0.043%) vCloud
17 6 (0.036%) VirtualBox
18 5 (0.030%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 557 (3.38%) Puppet
2 361 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
3 275 (1.67%) Ansible
4 82 (0.50%) Tivoli
5 77 (0.47%) Cobbler
6 76 (0.46%) Salt
7 75 (0.46%) Terraform
8 66 (0.40%) Nagios
9 60 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
10 40 (0.24%) Mesos
11 36 (0.22%) Kubernetes
11 36 (0.22%) WMI
12 33 (0.20%) logstash
13 29 (0.18%) Kibana
14 27 (0.16%) ZABBIX
15 25 (0.15%) Graphite
16 23 (0.14%) HAProxy
17 21 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
18 17 (0.10%) ServiceCenter
18 17 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2190 (13.30%) Microsoft
2 1529 (9.28%) Oracle
3 322 (1.96%) Google
4 257 (1.56%) SAP
5 248 (1.51%) IBM
6 226 (1.37%) Facebook
7 219 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 206 (1.25%) hybris
9 205 (1.24%) Adobe
10 179 (1.09%) Twitter
11 176 (1.07%) VMware
12 175 (1.06%) Sitecore
13 171 (1.04%) Zend
14 160 (0.97%) Apple
15 154 (0.94%) Atlassian
16 127 (0.77%) Red Hat
17 122 (0.74%) HP
18 100 (0.61%) Xamarin
19 76 (0.46%) EnterpriseDB
20 68 (0.41%) EPiServer
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
UK
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Impressive Bens Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £550000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago