Period
to 5 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 30 24
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 259 418 539
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.95% 7.09% 7.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 7.75% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 242 342 517
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £39,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,500 £90,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,589 5,394 6,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 89.43% 91.47% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,021 4,360 5,026
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,198 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.40% +5.26% +5.56%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Berkshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Scrum in Berkshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Berkshire over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Berkshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 5 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +26 123 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Bracknell 0 46 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Slough -1 20 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Newbury -5 13 £47,500 -13.64%
Maidenhead +22 12 £57,500 +27.78% 2
Wokingham -1 2 £51,250 +65.39% 1
Thatcham - 2 £22,000 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 235 (90.73%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (30.50%) JavaScript
3 69 (26.64%) .NET
4 67 (25.87%) Java
5 65 (25.10%) C#
6 62 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
7 61 (23.55%) DevOps
8 60 (23.17%) React
9 59 (22.78%) CSS
10 56 (21.62%) HTML
11 55 (21.24%) TDD
12 54 (20.85%) AWS
13 51 (19.69%) Azure
14 50 (19.31%) Microservices
15 49 (18.92%) Web Services
16 48 (18.53%) Problem-Solving
17 47 (18.15%) Software Engineering
18 46 (17.76%) Git (software)
19 45 (17.37%) Kanban
20 44 (16.99%) Docker
21 43 (16.60%) Microsoft
22 39 (15.06%) Degree
22 39 (15.06%) QA
22 39 (15.06%) SaaS
23 37 (14.29%) Test Automation
24 35 (13.51%) Node.js
24 35 (13.51%) Python
24 35 (13.51%) SQL
25 34 (13.13%) AngularJS
26 33 (12.74%) Jenkins

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 28 (10.81%) Confluence
2 12 (4.63%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.32%) Red Hat Fuse
4 5 (1.93%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (1.93%) CMS
5 4 (1.54%) Apache
5 4 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.16%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.77%) Apache Pulsar
7 2 (0.77%) Drupal
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.77%) WordPress
8 1 (0.39%) IIS
8 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.16%) Adobe XD
2 3 (1.16%) Figma
2 3 (1.16%) InDesign
2 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.77%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.77%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.16%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.77%) Magento
2 2 (0.77%) Summit
3 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 54 (20.85%) AWS
2 51 (19.69%) Azure
3 39 (15.06%) SaaS
4 20 (7.72%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (4.25%) OpenShift
6 8 (3.09%) npm
7 6 (2.32%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (1.93%) GCP
8 5 (1.93%) GitHub
8 5 (1.93%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (1.54%) Serverless
9 4 (1.54%) WeChat
10 3 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (1.16%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.77%) Dropbox
11 2 (0.77%) IaaS
11 2 (0.77%) Office 365
11 2 (0.77%) PaaS
12 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.32%) SMS
2 3 (1.16%) HTTP
3 2 (0.77%) Skype
4 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (6.95%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 14 (5.41%) MySQL
4 9 (3.47%) Big Data
4 9 (3.47%) SAP HANA
5 8 (3.09%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.93%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.93%) Power BI
7 4 (1.54%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.16%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 46 (17.76%) Git (software)
2 33 (12.74%) Jenkins
3 30 (11.58%) JIRA
4 23 (8.88%) Maven
5 20 (7.72%) JUnit
5 20 (7.72%) Mockito
6 19 (7.34%) DbUnit
6 19 (7.34%) jMock
7 18 (6.95%) Selenium
7 18 (6.95%) SonarQube
8 17 (6.56%) SoapUI
9 16 (6.18%) Cucumber
10 9 (3.47%) gulp
11 6 (2.32%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.93%) JMeter
12 5 (1.93%) Visual Studio
13 4 (1.54%) Cypress.io
13 4 (1.54%) Robot Framework
13 4 (1.54%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (11.20%) Finance
2 28 (10.81%) Retail
3 16 (6.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 16 (6.18%) Public Sector
4 11 (4.25%) Automotive
4 11 (4.25%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.86%) Games
6 9 (3.47%) Marketing
7 7 (2.70%) Banking
7 7 (2.70%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.16%) Law
9 2 (0.77%) Electronics
9 2 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 108 (41.70%) Developer
2 30 (11.58%) Java Developer
3 28 (10.81%) Project Manager
4 27 (10.42%) Senior Developer
5 19 (7.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (7.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 18 (6.95%) Full Stack Developer
7 16 (6.18%) Digital Project Manager
8 15 (5.79%) Product Owner
8 15 (5.79%) Software Developer
9 14 (5.41%) Junior
10 12 (4.63%) Junior Developer
11 11 (4.25%) Analyst
11 11 (4.25%) Senior Java Developer
12 10 (3.86%) Designer
12 10 (3.86%) Lead Developer
12 10 (3.86%) Product Manager
12 10 (3.86%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.47%) SAP Manager
13 9 (3.47%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (26.64%) .NET
2 60 (23.17%) React
3 59 (22.78%) CSS
4 56 (21.62%) HTML
5 49 (18.92%) Web Services
6 35 (13.51%) Node.js
7 34 (13.13%) AngularJS
8 33 (12.74%) HTML5
8 33 (12.74%) RESTful
9 29 (11.20%) Spring
10 27 (10.42%) .NET Core
11 23 (8.88%) CSS3
12 22 (8.49%) jQuery
13 21 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (7.72%) SOAP
14 20 (7.72%) Vue.js
15 19 (7.34%) PowerMock
16 16 (6.18%) Ajax
16 16 (6.18%) Apache Camel
16 16 (6.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.41%) User Experience
2 13 (5.02%) Virtual Team
3 12 (4.63%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.86%) Tandem
6 7 (2.70%) Robotics
6 7 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.54%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.54%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.54%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.54%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.77%) iPad
8 2 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.77%) Social Network
9 1 (0.39%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.34%) Linux
2 6 (2.32%) Android
3 5 (1.93%) Unix
4 4 (1.54%) Windows
5 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (90.73%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
3 61 (23.55%) DevOps
4 55 (21.24%) TDD
5 50 (19.31%) Microservices
6 48 (18.53%) Problem-Solving
7 47 (18.15%) Software Engineering
8 45 (17.37%) Kanban
9 37 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 33 (12.74%) BDD
11 27 (10.42%) Fintech
12 26 (10.04%) Project Management
13 25 (9.65%) E-Commerce
13 25 (9.65%) Sprint Planning
14 24 (9.27%) User Stories
15 22 (8.49%) Front End Development
16 21 (8.11%) Mentoring
17 19 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (7.34%) Time Management
18 18 (6.95%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 79 (30.50%) JavaScript
2 67 (25.87%) Java
3 65 (25.10%) C#
4 35 (13.51%) Python
4 35 (13.51%) SQL
5 14 (5.41%) TypeScript
6 12 (4.63%) Bash Shell
7 11 (4.25%) C
8 9 (3.47%) C++
9 8 (3.09%) Go
9 8 (3.09%) PHP
9 8 (3.09%) Ruby
10 6 (2.32%) Apex Code
11 5 (1.93%) Java 8
11 5 (1.93%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.54%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.16%) Groovy
13 3 (1.16%) X++
14 2 (0.77%) Perl
14 2 (0.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (15.06%) Degree
2 9 (3.47%) PMP
3 8 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.93%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.54%) ISEB
7 3 (1.16%) SANS
8 1 (0.39%) CSPO
8 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (15.06%) QA
2 3 (1.16%) COBIT
2 3 (1.16%) NIST
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 44 (16.99%) Docker
2 12 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.63%) vSphere
3 6 (2.32%) oVirt
3 6 (2.32%) RHEV
4 3 (1.16%) Postfix
5 2 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (10.42%) Kubernetes
2 11 (4.25%) HP ALM
3 10 (3.86%) Ansible
4 7 (2.70%) Puppet
5 4 (1.54%) Terraform
6 3 (1.16%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.39%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 1 (0.39%) OpenNebula
7 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.39%) Packer
7 1 (0.39%) Salt
7 1 (0.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (16.60%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.63%) SAP
2 12 (4.63%) VMware
3 11 (4.25%) HP
4 9 (3.47%) CA
4 9 (3.47%) Delphix
5 8 (3.09%) Google
6 7 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.32%) hybris
7 6 (2.32%) Oracle
7 6 (2.32%) Sage
8 5 (1.93%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.16%) Adobe
9 3 (1.16%) Automation Anywhere
9 3 (1.16%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.77%) Cognos
10 2 (0.77%) Elastic Path
10 2 (0.77%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.77%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.77%) Tableau