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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 18 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 7973 8334 8227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.85% 7.77% 7.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.05% 8.88% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7050 7192 7048
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
79346 93895 96993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.09% 87.52% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65361 77586 79710
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 £32,500 £31,028
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7464 £52,500 +5.00% 972
London +1 3236 £60,000 +4.34% 406
South East +12 1256 £50,000 +5.26% 131
North West +6 588 £45,000 +12.50% 100
East of England +12 583 £49,500 +4.21% 70
Yorkshire +9 536 £45,000 +5.88% 68
South West +1 520 £45,000 +4.65% 86
Manchester +11 459 £45,500 +13.75% 74
City of London +10 420 £57,500 -4.16% 67
West Yorkshire +8 387 £45,000 +4.65% 48
West Midlands -2 372 £45,000 +2.27% 42
East Midlands +8 347 £42,500 +3.65% 45
Leeds +5 318 £45,000 +4.65% 46
Surrey +8 294 £50,000 - 11
Hampshire +7 247 £47,500 +5.55% 35
Hertfordshire +16 231 £55,000 - 25
Berkshire +10 225 £52,500 +5.00% 26
Wales +4 196 £35,500 -1.38% 15
Bristol +6 186 £49,500 +10.00% 25
Scotland +9 181 £45,000 - 33
South Wales +1 155 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Cambridgeshire -1 140 £47,500 +7.95% 23
Nottinghamshire +24 131 £47,500 +18.75% 16
Buckinghamshire +12 131 £45,000 - 11
Nottingham +28 120 £47,500 +35.71% 13
Cardiff +2 114 £35,000 -2.77% 4
Gloucestershire -5 114 £50,000 +4.16% 31
West Sussex +17 112 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Cambridge -4 108 £46,250 +5.11% 18
Somerset +5 106 £40,000 +6.66% 16

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 15556 (93.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5467 (32.93%) C#
3 5456 (32.87%) .NET
4 5288 (31.86%) TDD
5 5037 (30.34%) JavaScript
6 4549 (27.40%) Java
7 4466 (26.90%) HTML
8 3974 (23.94%) MVC
9 3699 (22.28%) SQL
10 3633 (21.89%) CSS
11 3535 (21.30%) SQL Server
12 3434 (20.69%) Kanban
13 3423 (20.62%) Finance
14 3315 (19.97%) ASP.NET
15 3028 (18.24%) Continuous Integration
16 2815 (16.96%) BDD
17 2754 (16.59%) AngularJS
18 2325 (14.01%) Software Engineering
19 2323 (13.99%) Git (software)
20 2242 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
21 2237 (13.48%) Microsoft
22 2235 (13.46%) OO
23 2194 (13.22%) jQuery
24 2087 (12.57%) HTML5
25 2082 (12.54%) Degree
26 1981 (11.93%) Web Services
27 1877 (11.31%) SDLC
28 1789 (10.78%) Linux
29 1714 (10.33%) QA
30 1661 (10.01%) E-Commerce

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
1 530 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
2 474 (2.86%) CMS
3 461 (2.78%) Confluence
4 449 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 437 (2.63%) JBoss
6 368 (2.22%) Apache
7 350 (2.11%) SharePoint
8 318 (1.92%) IIS
9 285 (1.72%) WebSphere
10 284 (1.71%) Apache Spark
11 274 (1.65%) WebLogic
12 200 (1.20%) OpenStack
13 165 (0.99%) Apache Solr
14 147 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
15 130 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 129 (0.78%) Umbraco
17 114 (0.69%) CloudStack
18 110 (0.66%) Jetty
18 110 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
19 96 (0.58%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 958 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 158 (0.95%) MS Office
3 141 (0.85%) MS Project
4 130 (0.78%) Photoshop
5 113 (0.68%) MS Visio
6 65 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 54 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 23 (0.14%) InfoPath
9 22 (0.13%) InDesign
10 17 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 16 (0.096%) InVision
12 15 (0.090%) Camtasia
12 15 (0.090%) FrameMaker
12 15 (0.090%) RoboHelp
13 10 (0.060%) Fireworks
13 10 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
13 10 (0.060%) SPSS
14 8 (0.048%) Chatbot
15 4 (0.024%) Acrobat
15 4 (0.024%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 178 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 129 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 64 (0.39%) Magento
4 46 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
5 33 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
6 27 (0.16%) Shopify
7 24 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 19 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
9 14 (0.084%) SAP CRM
10 10 (0.060%) SAP ERP
10 10 (0.060%) SAP hybris
10 10 (0.060%) VisionPLUS
11 9 (0.054%) Oracle CRM
11 9 (0.054%) Oracle Payables
12 7 (0.042%) Dynamics NAV
12 7 (0.042%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (0.042%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 7 (0.042%) SAP FI
13 6 (0.036%) SAP IS-U
13 6 (0.036%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1100 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
2 888 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 543 (3.27%) SaaS
4 255 (1.54%) GitHub
5 131 (0.79%) PaaS
6 120 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 107 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 104 (0.63%) IaaS
9 94 (0.57%) Office 365
10 76 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
11 54 (0.33%) Google Analytics
12 51 (0.31%) Slack
13 47 (0.28%) Amazon S3
14 35 (0.21%) G Suite
15 29 (0.17%) Force.com
16 27 (0.16%) Data Lake Analytics
17 25 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
17 25 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
18 23 (0.14%) Basecamp
18 23 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 482 (2.90%) Internet
2 279 (1.68%) HTTP
3 157 (0.95%) Firewall
4 94 (0.57%) DNS
5 93 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 64 (0.39%) SSL
7 59 (0.36%) SMTP
8 58 (0.35%) Broadband
9 52 (0.31%) LDAP
10 42 (0.25%) Wireless
11 34 (0.20%) Skype
12 32 (0.19%) Intranet
12 32 (0.19%) SAN
13 28 (0.17%) SSH
14 27 (0.16%) NAS
15 21 (0.13%) ATM
16 20 (0.12%) HTTPS
17 15 (0.090%) NFC
18 13 (0.078%) Ethernet
19 12 (0.072%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3535 (21.30%) SQL Server
2 1261 (7.60%) MySQL
3 1185 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1166 (7.02%) MongoDB
5 805 (4.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 771 (4.64%) Relational Database
7 761 (4.58%) Big Data
8 555 (3.34%) Hadoop
9 440 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
10 422 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
11 404 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
12 392 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 330 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
14 293 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 290 (1.75%) RDBMS
16 279 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
17 261 (1.57%) Redis
18 185 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 161 (0.97%) Apache Hive
20 143 (0.86%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2323 (13.99%) Git (software)
2 1497 (9.02%) JIRA
3 1439 (8.67%) Selenium
4 1369 (8.25%) Jenkins
5 1296 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 1018 (6.13%) NUnit
7 902 (5.43%) Subversion
8 887 (5.34%) Visual Studio
9 831 (5.01%) Cucumber
10 702 (4.23%) Rhino Mocks
11 688 (4.14%) JUnit
12 680 (4.10%) Maven
13 609 (3.67%) Moq
14 585 (3.52%) TeamCity
15 490 (2.95%) MSTest
16 400 (2.41%) WebDriver
17 337 (2.03%) SpecFlow
18 330 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 290 (1.75%) Gradle
20 284 (1.71%) gulp
General
1 3423 (20.62%) Finance
2 1101 (6.63%) Retail
3 954 (5.75%) Banking
4 800 (4.82%) Marketing
5 587 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 572 (3.45%) Games
7 396 (2.39%) Advertising
8 261 (1.57%) Publishing
9 238 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 184 (1.11%) Legal
11 181 (1.09%) Electronics
12 169 (1.02%) Investment Banking
13 159 (0.96%) Law
14 120 (0.72%) Back Office
15 75 (0.45%) Military
16 67 (0.40%) Automotive
16 67 (0.40%) Front Office
17 61 (0.37%) Financial Institution
18 53 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
19 45 (0.27%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 7893 (47.55%) Developer
2 2785 (16.78%) .NET Developer
3 2321 (13.98%) C# Developer
4 1863 (11.22%) Senior Developer
5 1721 (10.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 1713 (10.32%) Analyst
7 1703 (10.26%) Java Developer
8 1218 (7.34%) Project Manager
9 991 (5.97%) Business Analyst
10 862 (5.19%) Software Developer
11 858 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
12 848 (5.11%) Software Engineer
13 794 (4.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 751 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 739 (4.45%) Agile Developer
16 706 (4.25%) JavaScript Developer
17 695 (4.19%) Architect
18 684 (4.12%) Scrum Master
19 591 (3.56%) Lead Developer
20 563 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5456 (32.87%) .NET
2 4466 (26.90%) HTML
3 3633 (21.89%) CSS
4 3315 (19.97%) ASP.NET
5 2754 (16.59%) AngularJS
6 2242 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2194 (13.22%) jQuery
8 2087 (12.57%) HTML5
9 1981 (11.93%) Web Services
10 1547 (9.32%) Spring
11 1472 (8.87%) REST
12 1454 (8.76%) XML
13 1355 (8.16%) WCF
14 1323 (7.97%) RESTful
15 1289 (7.77%) .NET Framework
16 1229 (7.40%) CSS3
17 1225 (7.38%) Node.js
18 998 (6.01%) ASP.NET Web API
19 913 (5.50%) WPF
20 894 (5.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1232 (7.42%) User Experience
2 1132 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 932 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 851 (5.13%) Mobile App
5 620 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
6 462 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
7 330 (1.99%) Fintech
8 255 (1.54%) iPad
9 244 (1.47%) Visualisation
10 217 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 201 (1.21%) Management Information System
11 201 (1.21%) Mathematics
12 182 (1.10%) PMI
13 171 (1.03%) Algorithms
14 153 (0.92%) Data Structures
15 124 (0.75%) Virtual Team
16 114 (0.69%) Social Network
17 112 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 111 (0.67%) Data Centre
19 108 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1789 (10.78%) Linux
2 1428 (8.60%) Windows
3 634 (3.82%) Apple iOS
4 582 (3.51%) Android
5 580 (3.49%) Unix
6 128 (0.77%) Windows Server
7 109 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 76 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 65 (0.39%) CentOS
10 59 (0.36%) Mac OS X
11 37 (0.22%) Debian
12 35 (0.21%) Windows 8
13 28 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 27 (0.16%) Windows 10
15 24 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
16 23 (0.14%) Mac OS
16 23 (0.14%) Windows Phone
16 23 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (0.096%) Solaris
17 16 (0.096%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15556 (93.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5288 (31.86%) TDD
3 3974 (23.94%) MVC
4 3434 (20.69%) Kanban
5 3028 (18.24%) Continuous Integration
6 2815 (16.96%) BDD
7 2325 (14.01%) Software Engineering
8 2235 (13.46%) OO
9 1877 (11.31%) SDLC
10 1661 (10.01%) E-Commerce
11 1626 (9.80%) DevOps
12 1562 (9.41%) Project Management
13 1560 (9.40%) Mentoring
14 1377 (8.30%) Web Development
15 1250 (7.53%) Unit Testing
16 1107 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
17 999 (6.02%) User Stories
18 949 (5.72%) Open Source
19 947 (5.70%) Waterfall
20 914 (5.51%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5467 (32.93%) C#
2 5037 (30.34%) JavaScript
3 4549 (27.40%) Java
4 3699 (22.28%) SQL
5 1385 (8.34%) Python
6 993 (5.98%) Ruby
7 958 (5.77%) PHP
8 913 (5.50%) C++
9 901 (5.43%) T-SQL
10 744 (4.48%) Scala
11 501 (3.02%) VB.NET
12 455 (2.74%) C
13 425 (2.56%) Perl
14 351 (2.11%) Bash Shell
15 319 (1.92%) PowerShell
16 307 (1.85%) PL/SQL
17 265 (1.60%) Groovy
18 264 (1.59%) VB
19 233 (1.40%) Shell Script
20 200 (1.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2082 (12.54%) Degree
2 530 (3.19%) Security Cleared
3 482 (2.90%) ISEB
4 368 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 268 (1.61%) PMI Certification
6 247 (1.49%) SC Cleared
7 226 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 215 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 194 (1.17%) DV Cleared
10 185 (1.11%) PMP
11 93 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 58 (0.35%) MCSD
13 47 (0.28%) MCTS
14 42 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
14 42 (0.25%) MCAD
15 39 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 38 (0.23%) MCP
17 24 (0.14%) PhD
18 21 (0.13%) CCNP
19 20 (0.12%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1714 (10.33%) QA
2 129 (0.78%) SDET
3 70 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 60 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 52 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 41 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 39 (0.23%) SLA
8 31 (0.19%) DICOM
8 31 (0.19%) ISO 14001
9 21 (0.13%) ISO13485
10 19 (0.11%) GCP
11 14 (0.084%) WCAG
12 11 (0.066%) HL7
13 10 (0.060%) COBIT
14 7 (0.042%) MiFID
15 6 (0.036%) SEPA
15 6 (0.036%) Solvency II
16 5 (0.030%) Dodd-Frank
16 5 (0.030%) EMIR
17 4 (0.024%) P3O
System Software
1 546 (3.29%) Docker
2 201 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 129 (0.78%) vSphere
4 103 (0.62%) XenServer
5 99 (0.60%) Xen
6 92 (0.55%) Hyper-V
7 57 (0.34%) Active Directory
8 52 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
9 48 (0.29%) Firmware
10 39 (0.23%) HDFS
11 32 (0.19%) VMware ESX
12 24 (0.14%) Varnish
13 19 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
14 17 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
15 16 (0.096%) Apache Flume
15 16 (0.096%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 16 (0.096%) Dovecot
16 9 (0.054%) VirtualBox
17 7 (0.042%) LXC
18 6 (0.036%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 676 (4.07%) Puppet
2 517 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
3 401 (2.42%) Ansible
4 122 (0.73%) Salt
5 89 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
6 86 (0.52%) Tivoli
7 78 (0.47%) Cobbler
8 67 (0.40%) Kubernetes
9 64 (0.39%) Kibana
9 64 (0.39%) logstash
10 49 (0.30%) Nagios
11 48 (0.29%) Terraform
12 27 (0.16%) Capistrano
13 23 (0.14%) HAProxy
14 22 (0.13%) Mesos
15 21 (0.13%) yum
16 19 (0.11%) Oozie
17 18 (0.11%) Graphite
17 18 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
17 18 (0.11%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2237 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 1246 (7.51%) Oracle
3 305 (1.84%) Google
4 244 (1.47%) SAP
5 243 (1.46%) VMware
6 186 (1.12%) Adobe
7 174 (1.05%) Facebook
8 162 (0.98%) Atlassian
9 156 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
10 155 (0.93%) hybris
11 149 (0.90%) Red Hat
12 140 (0.84%) IBM
13 136 (0.82%) Zend
14 132 (0.80%) Apple
15 124 (0.75%) Tableau
16 119 (0.72%) HP
17 104 (0.63%) Xamarin
18 100 (0.60%) Twitter
19 98 (0.59%) EnterpriseDB
20 83 (0.50%) Sitecore
Woking, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Excellent salary and benefits on offer
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago