The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 25 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 7766 7886 7835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.67% 7.41% 7.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.83% 8.69% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6650 6755 6604
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
87935 90766 89428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.27% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72987 74501 71137
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average 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 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
England +2 7249 £50,000 - 1181
London +2 3444 £57,500 - 498
South East -2 1276 £50,000 +5.26% 186
East of England +1 513 £47,500 - 63
South West +8 509 £45,000 +23.28% 109
Yorkshire +3 483 £45,000 +5.88% 100
City of London -1 404 £57,500 -4.16% 117
North West +7 394 £41,500 +3.75% 99
West Midlands +6 384 £45,000 +5.88% 61
West Yorkshire +1 361 £45,000 - 65
Leeds +1 307 £45,000 - 55
Surrey -4 279 £53,500 +7.00% 29
Manchester +8 256 £45,000 +5.88% 66
Hampshire +14 227 £45,000 - 48
Scotland +12 210 £45,000 - 29
Berkshire -33 208 £55,000 +4.76% 56
Cambridgeshire +8 196 £44,250 -6.84% 16
East Midlands -2 191 £42,500 +8.97% 46
Cambridge +13 160 £45,000 - 11
Wales +17 157 £35,000 -9.09% 13
Bristol -10 152 £45,000 +12.50% 35
Buckinghamshire +5 147 £45,000 +4.70% 14
Oxfordshire +3 147 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Hertfordshire +7 143 £55,000 +4.76% 19
Birmingham +26 140 £40,000 +3.89% 16
South Wales +17 136 £36,000 -4.00% 12
Reading -10 114 £60,000 +20.00% 31
Milton Keynes +14 110 £50,000 +16.34% 7
Gloucestershire +41 106 £52,500 +40.00% 27
Cheshire +1 99 £40,000 - 16

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 15493 (95.26%) Agile Software Development
2 5911 (36.34%) TDD
3 5579 (34.30%) .NET
4 5509 (33.87%) C#
5 4965 (30.53%) JavaScript
6 4603 (28.30%) Java
7 4309 (26.49%) HTML
8 3949 (24.28%) SQL
9 3871 (23.80%) MVC
10 3852 (23.68%) SQL Server
11 3574 (21.97%) CSS
12 3341 (20.54%) ASP.NET
13 3260 (20.04%) Continuous Integration
14 3186 (19.59%) Finance
15 3167 (19.47%) Kanban
16 2761 (16.98%) BDD
17 2742 (16.86%) Web Services
18 2476 (15.22%) Degree
19 2412 (14.83%) OO
20 2407 (14.80%) ASP.NET MVC
21 2399 (14.75%) Software Engineering
22 2353 (14.47%) jQuery
23 2309 (14.20%) Microsoft
24 2111 (12.98%) Git (software)
25 2098 (12.90%) HTML5
26 2082 (12.80%) AngularJS
27 1992 (12.25%) SDLC
28 1974 (12.14%) E-Commerce
29 1891 (11.63%) Windows
30 1876 (11.53%) XML

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 908 (5.58%) Node.js
2 611 (3.76%) Tomcat
3 521 (3.20%) Apache
4 489 (3.01%) JBoss
5 438 (2.69%) CMS
6 393 (2.42%) IIS
7 370 (2.27%) SharePoint
8 345 (2.12%) Confluence
9 272 (1.67%) WebSphere
10 271 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
11 206 (1.27%) WebLogic
12 167 (1.03%) nginx
13 145 (0.89%) Apache Solr
14 141 (0.87%) Apache Spark
15 136 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
16 125 (0.77%) Umbraco
17 114 (0.70%) GlassFish
18 107 (0.66%) OpenStack
19 101 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
20 95 (0.58%) Jetty
Applications
1 1141 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 211 (1.30%) MS Office
3 203 (1.25%) MS Project
4 198 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 148 (0.91%) Photoshop
6 78 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
7 54 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 19 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
9 17 (0.10%) Fireworks
10 15 (0.092%) InfoPath
11 12 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 12 (0.074%) LaTeX
12 10 (0.061%) HipChat
13 5 (0.031%) Mingle
13 5 (0.031%) Simulink
14 3 (0.018%) SPSS
15 2 (0.012%) FrameMaker
15 2 (0.012%) InDesign
15 2 (0.012%) RoboHelp
15 2 (0.012%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 142 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 88 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 78 (0.48%) Magento
4 44 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
5 30 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
6 29 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 24 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 24 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 24 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 14 (0.086%) BusinessWorks
9 13 (0.080%) FastStats
10 12 (0.074%) Endur
10 12 (0.074%) Oracle Retail
10 12 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
11 9 (0.055%) Fredhopper
11 9 (0.055%) SAP CRM
12 8 (0.049%) GoldMine
13 7 (0.043%) SAP ERP
13 7 (0.043%) SAP SD
13 7 (0.043%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 962 (5.91%) Amazon AWS
2 625 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 608 (3.74%) SaaS
4 294 (1.81%) GitHub
5 108 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
6 85 (0.52%) PaaS
7 84 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 66 (0.41%) Force.com
9 64 (0.39%) IaaS
10 63 (0.39%) Google Analytics
11 60 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
12 45 (0.28%) Amazon S3
13 44 (0.27%) Google App Engine
14 35 (0.22%) Office 365
15 27 (0.17%) CloudFront
15 27 (0.17%) Heroku
16 24 (0.15%) OpenShift
17 23 (0.14%) Bluemix
18 22 (0.14%) Trello
19 15 (0.092%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 448 (2.75%) Internet
2 289 (1.78%) HTTP
3 159 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 88 (0.54%) Firewall
5 72 (0.44%) Network Security
6 68 (0.42%) DNS
7 58 (0.36%) Intranet
8 51 (0.31%) SSL
9 48 (0.30%) Broadband
10 44 (0.27%) HTTPS
11 37 (0.23%) LAN
12 34 (0.21%) SAN
13 31 (0.19%) WAN
14 25 (0.15%) Ethernet
15 21 (0.13%) Wireshark
16 20 (0.12%) LDAP
16 20 (0.12%) SSH
17 17 (0.10%) NAS
18 15 (0.092%) SMTP
18 15 (0.092%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3852 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 1081 (6.65%) MySQL
3 927 (5.70%) NoSQL
4 873 (5.37%) MongoDB
5 863 (5.31%) SQL Server 2014
6 639 (3.93%) Relational Database
7 611 (3.76%) Big Data
8 408 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 402 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
10 356 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 350 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
12 335 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
13 309 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
14 292 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
15 291 (1.79%) Hadoop
16 277 (1.70%) RDBMS
17 220 (1.35%) Oracle Database
18 211 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 182 (1.12%) Redis
20 147 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2111 (12.98%) Git (software)
2 1487 (9.14%) Selenium
3 1437 (8.84%) NUnit
4 1351 (8.31%) JIRA
5 1260 (7.75%) Jenkins
6 1138 (7.00%) Subversion
7 1010 (6.21%) Rhino Mocks
8 959 (5.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 947 (5.82%) Maven
10 902 (5.55%) Moq
11 812 (4.99%) Visual Studio
12 799 (4.91%) Cucumber
13 785 (4.83%) JUnit
14 630 (3.87%) MSTest
15 441 (2.71%) WebDriver
16 414 (2.55%) TeamCity
17 383 (2.35%) SpecFlow
18 370 (2.27%) Eclipse
19 289 (1.78%) Ant
20 277 (1.70%) Hudson
General
1 3186 (19.59%) Finance
2 1134 (6.97%) Retail
3 818 (5.03%) Banking
4 756 (4.65%) Marketing
5 677 (4.16%) Games
6 627 (3.86%) Telecoms
7 371 (2.28%) Advertising
8 245 (1.51%) Publishing
9 209 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 186 (1.14%) Electronics
11 159 (0.98%) Back Office
12 158 (0.97%) Investment Banking
13 155 (0.95%) Law
14 127 (0.78%) Front Office
15 107 (0.66%) Billing
16 103 (0.63%) Financial Institution
17 101 (0.62%) Legal
18 66 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
19 51 (0.31%) Online Betting
20 44 (0.27%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 8113 (49.88%) Developer
2 2958 (18.19%) .NET Developer
3 2391 (14.70%) C# Developer
4 1939 (11.92%) Java Developer
5 1869 (11.49%) C# .NET Developer
6 1735 (10.67%) Analyst
7 1637 (10.07%) Senior Developer
8 1222 (7.51%) Project Manager
9 1055 (6.49%) Business Analyst
10 1029 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
11 970 (5.96%) Agile Developer
12 942 (5.79%) Software Engineer
13 918 (5.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 791 (4.86%) JavaScript Developer
15 748 (4.60%) Software Developer
16 713 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 633 (3.89%) Architect
18 620 (3.81%) Scrum Master
19 608 (3.74%) Lead Developer
20 554 (3.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5579 (34.30%) .NET
2 4309 (26.49%) HTML
3 3574 (21.97%) CSS
4 3341 (20.54%) ASP.NET
5 2742 (16.86%) Web Services
6 2407 (14.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2353 (14.47%) jQuery
8 2098 (12.90%) HTML5
9 2082 (12.80%) AngularJS
10 1876 (11.53%) XML
11 1797 (11.05%) Spring
12 1700 (10.45%) WCF
13 1458 (8.96%) REST
14 1225 (7.53%) RESTful
15 1219 (7.50%) .NET Framework
16 1218 (7.49%) WPF
17 1181 (7.26%) JSON
18 1153 (7.09%) CSS3
19 1120 (6.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 1069 (6.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1291 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 1233 (7.58%) User Experience
3 987 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
4 923 (5.68%) Mobile App
5 630 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
6 608 (3.74%) Inversion of Control
7 416 (2.56%) Mathematics
8 256 (1.57%) Fintech
9 250 (1.54%) Client/Server
10 201 (1.24%) Social Network
11 179 (1.10%) Visualisation
12 177 (1.09%) Management Information System
13 152 (0.93%) N-Tier
14 150 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 145 (0.89%) Tandem
16 140 (0.86%) iPad
17 135 (0.83%) Online Games
18 131 (0.81%) PMI
19 115 (0.71%) Algorithms
20 109 (0.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1891 (11.63%) Windows
2 1543 (9.49%) Linux
3 756 (4.65%) Unix
4 717 (4.41%) Android
5 666 (4.09%) Apple iOS
6 157 (0.97%) Windows Server
7 114 (0.70%) CentOS
8 106 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 93 (0.57%) Ubuntu
10 67 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
11 57 (0.35%) Windows 8
12 47 (0.29%) Windows 7
12 47 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 45 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 43 (0.26%) Solaris
15 42 (0.26%) Windows Phone
16 37 (0.23%) Debian
17 35 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
18 27 (0.17%) Tizen
19 24 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15493 (95.26%) Agile Software Development
2 5911 (36.34%) TDD
3 3871 (23.80%) MVC
4 3260 (20.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3167 (19.47%) Kanban
6 2761 (16.98%) BDD
7 2412 (14.83%) OO
8 2399 (14.75%) Software Engineering
9 1992 (12.25%) SDLC
10 1974 (12.14%) E-Commerce
11 1661 (10.21%) Project Management
12 1262 (7.76%) Mentoring
13 1130 (6.95%) Unit Testing
14 1120 (6.89%) SOA
15 1070 (6.58%) Open Source
16 1010 (6.21%) Web Application Development
17 949 (5.83%) OOP
18 946 (5.82%) DevOps
19 942 (5.79%) User Stories
20 937 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5509 (33.87%) C#
2 4965 (30.53%) JavaScript
3 4603 (28.30%) Java
4 3949 (24.28%) SQL
5 1134 (6.97%) Python
6 968 (5.95%) PHP
7 875 (5.38%) C++
8 855 (5.26%) Ruby
9 786 (4.83%) T-SQL
10 637 (3.92%) Scala
11 397 (2.44%) VB.NET
12 360 (2.21%) PL/SQL
13 335 (2.06%) C
14 305 (1.88%) Bash Shell
15 290 (1.78%) Perl
16 283 (1.74%) Objective-C
17 271 (1.67%) Groovy
18 256 (1.57%) VB
19 174 (1.07%) PowerShell
19 174 (1.07%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2476 (15.22%) Degree
2 527 (3.24%) ISEB
3 359 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 307 (1.89%) ISTQB
5 236 (1.45%) PMI Certification
6 195 (1.20%) SC Cleared
7 185 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 125 (0.77%) PMP
9 124 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 107 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 93 (0.57%) CITP
12 73 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 67 (0.41%) MCSD
14 60 (0.37%) DV Cleared
15 46 (0.28%) MCAD
15 46 (0.28%) MCTS
16 45 (0.28%) MCP
17 28 (0.17%) Sun Certification
18 25 (0.15%) APMP
18 25 (0.15%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1867 (11.48%) QA
2 79 (0.49%) SLA
3 69 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 54 (0.33%) SDET
5 47 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 34 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (0.092%) MiFID
8 14 (0.086%) ISO20022
9 12 (0.074%) PCI DSS
10 10 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (0.061%) WCAG
11 9 (0.055%) ISO15022
12 8 (0.049%) SEPA
13 7 (0.043%) ISO 8583
13 7 (0.043%) TickIT
14 6 (0.037%) COBIT
14 6 (0.037%) PA-DSS
15 5 (0.031%) GCP
15 5 (0.031%) ISO 9000
15 5 (0.031%) ISO13485
System Software
1 302 (1.86%) Docker
2 87 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 40 (0.25%) vSphere
5 33 (0.20%) HDFS
6 29 (0.18%) Xen
7 27 (0.17%) XenServer
8 22 (0.14%) Hyper-V
9 19 (0.12%) Firmware
10 17 (0.10%) Varnish
11 16 (0.098%) vCloud
12 14 (0.086%) iptables
13 11 (0.068%) Apache Flume
14 9 (0.055%) VirtualBox
15 8 (0.049%) VMware ESX
16 7 (0.043%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 5 (0.031%) LXC
17 5 (0.031%) Sendmail
17 5 (0.031%) Squid
18 4 (0.025%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 420 (2.58%) Puppet
2 313 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 181 (1.11%) Ansible
4 109 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 64 (0.39%) Nagios
6 61 (0.38%) Salt
7 52 (0.32%) WMI
8 46 (0.28%) Terraform
9 41 (0.25%) ZABBIX
10 37 (0.23%) Cobbler
10 37 (0.23%) Mesos
11 35 (0.22%) Capistrano
11 35 (0.22%) logstash
12 31 (0.19%) Tivoli
13 29 (0.18%) SCCM
14 28 (0.17%) Kibana
15 21 (0.13%) Graphite
16 20 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 17 (0.10%) Kubernetes
18 16 (0.098%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2309 (14.20%) Microsoft
2 1581 (9.72%) Oracle
3 414 (2.55%) Google
4 232 (1.43%) SAP
5 219 (1.35%) hybris
6 213 (1.31%) Facebook
7 211 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 187 (1.15%) Twitter
9 173 (1.06%) Zend
10 165 (1.01%) IBM
11 144 (0.89%) Apple
12 142 (0.87%) Sitecore
13 120 (0.74%) VMware
14 116 (0.71%) HP
15 109 (0.67%) Adobe
16 99 (0.61%) Atlassian
17 94 (0.58%) Xamarin
18 91 (0.56%) Red Hat
19 74 (0.45%) Tableau
20 72 (0.44%) Telerik
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18k – 25k per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Buckinghamshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £25,000 - £55,000+ excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West London
Cube Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum +bonus (10%),health,pension,Shares
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum shares and bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus (10%+), Health, Pension,shares
Posted: 2 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus(10%), shares,Pension,health
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + pension, 25 days and more
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago