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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 18 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8709 8759 8409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.91% 8.14% 7.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.12% 9.30% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7640 7620 7103
Median 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 £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
86091 94233 99323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.07% 87.58% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72000 77563 79306
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £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 29 August 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 August 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 +6 8156 £52,000 +4.00% 1019
London +4 3896 £60,000 +4.34% 428
South East +9 1512 £45,000 -10.00% 154
North West +6 560 £42,960 +7.40% 119
East of England +8 559 £47,500 - 55
City of London +7 552 £60,000 - 96
South West -3 492 £45,000 +5.88% 98
Yorkshire +4 471 £42,500 - 73
Manchester +5 431 £45,000 +5.88% 98
West Midlands +6 370 £45,000 - 42
West Yorkshire +1 355 £45,000 +1.69% 46
Berkshire +7 351 £50,000 -9.09% 24
Surrey +14 302 £50,000 - 39
Hampshire +26 298 £42,500 -5.55% 40
East Midlands +1 280 £39,750 -0.62% 33
Leeds +1 264 £42,500 -5.55% 33
Scotland +4 257 £47,500 +5.55% 26
Bristol +1 188 £45,000 - 24
Cambridgeshire +2 177 £47,500 - 20
Wales +3 168 £37,500 +7.14% 19
Reading +5 156 £50,000 -9.09% 8
Hertfordshire +4 148 £56,650 +13.30% 14
Gloucestershire +2 147 £50,500 +10.98% 29
Buckinghamshire +3 136 £45,000 - 11
South Wales +1 133 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Edinburgh +12 132 £50,000 +13.63% 12
Oxfordshire +2 129 £45,000 +7.14% 14
Nottinghamshire +6 119 £42,500 +21.42% 15
Glasgow -1 112 £43,375 -3.61% 10
Cambridge -1 111 £47,500 - 16

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16161 (93.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5833 (33.82%) TDD
3 5488 (31.82%) .NET
4 5432 (31.50%) C#
5 5348 (31.01%) JavaScript
6 4896 (28.39%) Java
7 4779 (27.71%) HTML
8 3946 (22.88%) MVC
9 3941 (22.85%) CSS
10 3844 (22.29%) SQL
11 3693 (21.41%) SQL Server
12 3599 (20.87%) Finance
13 3457 (20.05%) Kanban
14 3351 (19.43%) ASP.NET
15 3259 (18.90%) BDD
16 3152 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
17 2697 (15.64%) AngularJS
18 2465 (14.29%) jQuery
19 2445 (14.18%) OO
20 2363 (13.70%) Software Engineering
21 2349 (13.62%) Git (software)
22 2294 (13.30%) ASP.NET MVC
23 2268 (13.15%) HTML5
24 2261 (13.11%) Degree
25 2260 (13.10%) Web Services
26 2250 (13.05%) Microsoft
27 1967 (11.41%) SDLC
28 1923 (11.15%) E-Commerce
29 1851 (10.73%) QA
30 1795 (10.41%) Linux

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
1 574 (3.33%) CMS
2 458 (2.66%) Tomcat
3 442 (2.56%) JBoss
4 439 (2.55%) Apache
5 416 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
6 414 (2.40%) Confluence
7 403 (2.34%) SharePoint
8 314 (1.82%) WebSphere
9 306 (1.77%) IIS
10 263 (1.52%) Apache Spark
11 231 (1.34%) WebLogic
12 200 (1.16%) OpenStack
13 190 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
14 166 (0.96%) Umbraco
15 165 (0.96%) Apache Solr
16 143 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
17 128 (0.74%) nginx
18 112 (0.65%) Mule
19 109 (0.63%) Jetty
20 96 (0.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 1000 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 191 (1.11%) MS Office
3 165 (0.96%) MS Project
4 142 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 120 (0.70%) Photoshop
6 85 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
7 57 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 31 (0.18%) InVision
9 21 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 21 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
10 18 (0.10%) InDesign
11 17 (0.099%) FrameMaker
12 15 (0.087%) Gliffy
12 15 (0.087%) RoboHelp
13 13 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 11 (0.064%) HipChat
15 5 (0.029%) Fireworks
16 4 (0.023%) Gephi
17 2 (0.012%) Acrobat
17 2 (0.012%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 224 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 124 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 89 (0.52%) Magento
4 42 (0.24%) Markit EDM
5 34 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 31 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
7 27 (0.16%) Shopify
8 26 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
9 21 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
9 21 (0.12%) SAP CRM
10 16 (0.093%) Adobe Campaign
10 16 (0.093%) Sonata
11 13 (0.075%) SAP ERP
12 12 (0.070%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 11 (0.064%) Infor CRM
13 11 (0.064%) ReMetrica
14 10 (0.058%) Unit4 Business World
15 9 (0.052%) VisionPLUS
16 8 (0.046%) Oracle EBS
17 7 (0.041%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1006 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 717 (4.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 560 (3.25%) SaaS
4 349 (2.02%) GitHub
5 107 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 107 (0.62%) PaaS
6 95 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
7 83 (0.48%) IaaS
8 80 (0.46%) Office 365
9 61 (0.35%) Google Analytics
10 49 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
11 43 (0.25%) Force.com
12 40 (0.23%) Amazon S3
13 29 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
14 22 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
14 22 (0.13%) CloudBees
15 20 (0.12%) Google Apps
15 20 (0.12%) Google Play
16 19 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
16 19 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 488 (2.83%) Internet
2 254 (1.47%) HTTP
3 191 (1.11%) Firewall
4 152 (0.88%) DNS
5 149 (0.86%) TCP/IP
6 80 (0.46%) Broadband
7 64 (0.37%) LDAP
8 56 (0.32%) SSL
9 55 (0.32%) SAN
10 53 (0.31%) SMTP
11 42 (0.24%) Wireless
12 39 (0.23%) Skype
13 33 (0.19%) Network Security
14 31 (0.18%) SSH
15 30 (0.17%) Intranet
16 27 (0.16%) FTP
17 24 (0.14%) LAN
18 21 (0.12%) HTTPS
19 19 (0.11%) WAN
20 15 (0.087%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3693 (21.41%) SQL Server
2 1364 (7.91%) MySQL
3 1130 (6.55%) NoSQL
4 1008 (5.84%) MongoDB
5 801 (4.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 775 (4.49%) Relational Database
7 753 (4.37%) Big Data
8 502 (2.91%) Hadoop
9 482 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
10 466 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
11 424 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 408 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 378 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
14 344 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
15 319 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 294 (1.70%) RDBMS
17 212 (1.23%) Redis
18 203 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 158 (0.92%) Oracle Database
20 147 (0.85%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2349 (13.62%) Git (software)
2 1593 (9.24%) JIRA
3 1411 (8.18%) Jenkins
4 1410 (8.18%) Selenium
5 1143 (6.63%) NUnit
6 1094 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 1039 (6.02%) Subversion
8 908 (5.26%) Cucumber
9 858 (4.98%) Visual Studio
10 841 (4.88%) JUnit
11 815 (4.73%) Maven
12 797 (4.62%) Rhino Mocks
13 679 (3.94%) Moq
14 520 (3.02%) MSTest
15 463 (2.68%) TeamCity
16 421 (2.44%) WebDriver
17 342 (1.98%) Mockito
18 335 (1.94%) Gradle
19 314 (1.82%) Eclipse
20 313 (1.81%) SpecFlow
General
1 3599 (20.87%) Finance
2 1205 (6.99%) Retail
3 890 (5.16%) Banking
4 789 (4.57%) Marketing
5 660 (3.83%) Games
6 629 (3.65%) Telecoms
7 434 (2.52%) Advertising
8 271 (1.57%) Publishing
9 230 (1.33%) Law
10 201 (1.17%) Manufacturing
11 169 (0.98%) Investment Banking
12 160 (0.93%) Electronics
13 158 (0.92%) Legal
14 155 (0.90%) Back Office
15 71 (0.41%) Front Office
16 54 (0.31%) Automotive
16 54 (0.31%) Billing
17 53 (0.31%) Online Betting
18 48 (0.28%) Financial Institution
19 39 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8408 (48.75%) Developer
2 2940 (17.05%) .NET Developer
3 2449 (14.20%) C# Developer
4 1977 (11.46%) Senior Developer
5 1882 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 1866 (10.82%) Java Developer
7 1693 (9.82%) Analyst
8 1300 (7.54%) Project Manager
9 976 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
10 931 (5.40%) Business Analyst
11 924 (5.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 891 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
13 890 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 845 (4.90%) Agile Developer
15 820 (4.75%) Software Engineer
16 812 (4.71%) Software Developer
17 769 (4.46%) Architect
18 698 (4.05%) Scrum Master
19 681 (3.95%) Lead Developer
20 630 (3.65%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5488 (31.82%) .NET
2 4779 (27.71%) HTML
3 3941 (22.85%) CSS
4 3351 (19.43%) ASP.NET
5 2697 (15.64%) AngularJS
6 2465 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2294 (13.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2268 (13.15%) HTML5
9 2260 (13.10%) Web Services
10 1628 (9.44%) Spring
10 1628 (9.44%) XML
11 1438 (8.34%) REST
12 1405 (8.15%) WCF
13 1388 (8.05%) RESTful
14 1375 (7.97%) CSS3
15 1216 (7.05%) Node.js
16 1214 (7.04%) .NET Framework
17 1002 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
18 984 (5.71%) WPF
19 969 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 1366 (7.92%) User Experience
2 1269 (7.36%) Computer Science
3 1082 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
4 986 (5.72%) Mobile App
5 596 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
6 504 (2.92%) Inversion of Control
7 393 (2.28%) Fintech
8 321 (1.86%) iPad
9 248 (1.44%) Mathematics
10 236 (1.37%) Management Information System
11 224 (1.30%) Visualisation
12 215 (1.25%) Client/Server
13 169 (0.98%) Virtual Team
14 140 (0.81%) PMI
15 134 (0.78%) Algorithms
15 134 (0.78%) Social Network
16 130 (0.75%) Social Media
17 128 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 116 (0.67%) Artificial Intelligence
19 115 (0.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1795 (10.41%) Linux
2 1502 (8.71%) Windows
3 730 (4.23%) Apple iOS
4 670 (3.88%) Unix
5 665 (3.86%) Android
6 147 (0.85%) Ubuntu
7 146 (0.85%) CentOS
8 123 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 115 (0.67%) Windows Server
10 56 (0.32%) Windows 8
11 53 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 42 (0.24%) Windows Phone
13 41 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
14 36 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 34 (0.20%) Debian
16 33 (0.19%) Windows 10
17 31 (0.18%) Windows 7
18 28 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
19 24 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
20 18 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16161 (93.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5833 (33.82%) TDD
3 3946 (22.88%) MVC
4 3457 (20.05%) Kanban
5 3259 (18.90%) BDD
6 3152 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
7 2445 (14.18%) OO
8 2363 (13.70%) Software Engineering
9 1967 (11.41%) SDLC
10 1923 (11.15%) E-Commerce
11 1650 (9.57%) Web Development
12 1648 (9.56%) Project Management
13 1534 (8.89%) Mentoring
14 1508 (8.74%) DevOps
15 1326 (7.69%) Unit Testing
16 1108 (6.42%) Open Source
17 1103 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
18 994 (5.76%) SOA
19 979 (5.68%) Waterfall
20 953 (5.53%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 5432 (31.50%) C#
2 5348 (31.01%) JavaScript
3 4896 (28.39%) Java
4 3844 (22.29%) SQL
5 1370 (7.94%) Python
6 1125 (6.52%) PHP
7 1110 (6.44%) Ruby
8 988 (5.73%) C++
9 862 (5.00%) Scala
10 829 (4.81%) T-SQL
11 462 (2.68%) VB.NET
12 446 (2.59%) C
13 425 (2.46%) Perl
14 374 (2.17%) PL/SQL
15 350 (2.03%) Groovy
16 327 (1.90%) Bash Shell
17 307 (1.78%) VB
18 258 (1.50%) Objective-C
19 239 (1.39%) Shell Script
20 177 (1.03%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2261 (13.11%) Degree
2 573 (3.32%) ISEB
3 453 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 433 (2.51%) ISTQB
5 247 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 246 (1.43%) PMI Certification
7 227 (1.32%) SC Cleared
8 221 (1.28%) PMP
9 206 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 124 (0.72%) DV Cleared
11 93 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 84 (0.49%) MCSD
13 51 (0.30%) MCAD
14 50 (0.29%) MCTS
15 46 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 41 (0.24%) PhD
17 36 (0.21%) MCP
18 30 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
19 23 (0.13%) MCPD
20 22 (0.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1851 (10.73%) QA
2 95 (0.55%) SDET
3 54 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 50 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 49 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 42 (0.24%) DICOM
7 28 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 28 (0.16%) ISO13485
8 27 (0.16%) GCP
9 26 (0.15%) SLA
10 14 (0.081%) SEPA
11 11 (0.064%) ISO 14001
12 8 (0.046%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 8 (0.046%) HL7
13 7 (0.041%) COBIT
13 7 (0.041%) ISO20022
14 6 (0.035%) ISO 9000
14 6 (0.035%) MiFID
14 6 (0.035%) P3O
14 6 (0.035%) WCAG
System Software
1 528 (3.06%) Docker
2 170 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (0.55%) XenServer
4 87 (0.50%) vSphere
5 80 (0.46%) Xen
6 51 (0.30%) Active Directory
7 46 (0.27%) HDFS
7 46 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 41 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 39 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
10 38 (0.22%) Firmware
11 30 (0.17%) NFS
12 27 (0.16%) VMware ESX
13 25 (0.14%) Varnish
14 21 (0.12%) Apache Flume
14 21 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
15 14 (0.081%) Dovecot
16 13 (0.075%) VirtualBox
17 11 (0.064%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 11 (0.064%) KVM
Systems Management
1 585 (3.39%) Puppet
2 394 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
3 308 (1.79%) Ansible
4 101 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
5 86 (0.50%) Tivoli
6 78 (0.45%) Cobbler
7 77 (0.45%) Kubernetes
8 68 (0.39%) Salt
9 64 (0.37%) Terraform
10 54 (0.31%) Nagios
11 30 (0.17%) HAProxy
11 30 (0.17%) yum
12 28 (0.16%) Graphite
13 26 (0.15%) Capistrano
13 26 (0.15%) Mesos
13 26 (0.15%) Packer
14 25 (0.14%) logstash
15 23 (0.13%) Kibana
15 23 (0.13%) Rundeck
16 21 (0.12%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 2250 (13.05%) Microsoft
2 1409 (8.17%) Oracle
3 300 (1.74%) Google
4 230 (1.33%) SAP
5 227 (1.32%) VMware
6 222 (1.29%) Adobe
7 201 (1.17%) Facebook
8 196 (1.14%) IBM
9 192 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
10 161 (0.93%) Atlassian
11 160 (0.93%) hybris
12 157 (0.91%) HP
12 157 (0.91%) Zend
13 148 (0.86%) Sitecore
14 140 (0.81%) Apple
15 133 (0.77%) Red Hat
16 122 (0.71%) Twitter
17 93 (0.54%) Xamarin
18 91 (0.53%) Tableau
19 78 (0.45%) EnterpriseDB
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens- equity, bonus + more
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £43000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits,
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £75000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £600000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits.
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens- equity, bonus + more
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: TO 55K
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago