Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 21 22
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 864 867 1,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.83% 8.56% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.48% 9.43% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 764 781 1,006
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £93,750 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,188 9,197 12,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.35% 90.79% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9,012 8,283 11,010
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in the City of London

Scrum
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in the City of London.

Salary trend for Scrum in the City of London

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the City of London

Scrum
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
London Bridge -5 4 £62,500 -16.67%
Scrum
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 796 (92.13%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (32.52%) Finance
3 258 (29.86%) SQL
4 235 (27.20%) JavaScript
5 232 (26.85%) Java
6 194 (22.45%) TDD
7 191 (22.11%) SQL Server
8 186 (21.53%) C#
9 179 (20.72%) .NET
10 172 (19.91%) HTML
11 166 (19.21%) CSS
12 158 (18.29%) Kanban
13 138 (15.97%) SDLC
14 132 (15.28%) Microsoft
15 126 (14.58%) AngularJS
16 121 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 117 (13.54%) DevOps
18 114 (13.19%) BDD
19 112 (12.96%) E-Commerce
20 107 (12.38%) Web Development
21 105 (12.15%) Degree
21 105 (12.15%) Microservices
22 102 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
23 101 (11.69%) Software Engineering
24 100 (11.57%) QA
25 96 (11.11%) Waterfall
25 96 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
26 94 (10.88%) JIRA
26 94 (10.88%) Amazon AWS
26 94 (10.88%) React

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 50 (5.79%) Confluence
2 42 (4.86%) CMS
2 42 (4.86%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (2.20%) JBoss
4 14 (1.62%) Apache Spark
5 13 (1.50%) Apache
5 13 (1.50%) WildFly
6 12 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.39%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.16%) Apache Pig
8 9 (1.04%) WebLogic
9 8 (0.93%) Apache Solr
9 8 (0.93%) Apache TomEE
10 7 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.69%) SAS
12 5 (0.58%) Drupal
12 5 (0.58%) Hyperledger
12 5 (0.58%) nginx
13 4 (0.46%) IIS
13 4 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (1.97%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.46%) InVision
6 2 (0.23%) UXPin
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Elite 3E
2 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.12%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.12%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 121 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (10.88%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 24 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 21 (2.43%) SaaS
6 17 (1.97%) GitHub
6 17 (1.97%) PaaS
7 12 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.04%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 8 (0.93%) IaaS
10 7 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (0.81%) Office 365
11 6 (0.69%) Azure Data Factory
11 6 (0.69%) npm
12 5 (0.58%) Serverless
12 5 (0.58%) Trello
13 3 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 3 (0.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.66%) DNS
2 22 (2.55%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.27%) SSH
4 9 (1.04%) Internet
5 5 (0.58%) HTTP
6 4 (0.46%) AMQP
6 4 (0.46%) SMTP
7 3 (0.35%) Intranet
7 3 (0.35%) SMS
8 2 (0.23%) DAB
8 2 (0.23%) FIX Connectivity
8 2 (0.23%) SSL
8 2 (0.23%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.12%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.12%) FTP
9 1 (0.12%) LAN
9 1 (0.12%) Multicast
9 1 (0.12%) Network Security
9 1 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (22.11%) SQL Server
2 63 (7.29%) Data Warehouse
2 63 (7.29%) MongoDB
3 62 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 51 (5.90%) MySQL
7 50 (5.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 48 (5.56%) Big Data
9 36 (4.17%) Power BI
10 29 (3.36%) Relational Database
11 21 (2.43%) RDBMS
12 20 (2.31%) Hadoop
13 17 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
13 17 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (1.85%) Blockchain
15 15 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
16 14 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
17 12 (1.39%) Apache Hive
17 12 (1.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 94 (10.88%) JIRA
2 79 (9.14%) Git (software)
3 68 (7.87%) Jenkins
4 47 (5.44%) Selenium
5 42 (4.86%) Maven
6 34 (3.94%) Cucumber
7 33 (3.82%) Subversion
8 31 (3.59%) TeamCity
9 26 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (3.01%) Visual Studio
10 23 (2.66%) JUnit
11 22 (2.55%) WebDriver
12 21 (2.43%) Octopus Deploy
13 20 (2.31%) Grunt
13 20 (2.31%) Jasmine
13 20 (2.31%) NUnit
13 20 (2.31%) SpecFlow
14 17 (1.97%) MSBuild
14 17 (1.97%) Visual Studio Team System
15 16 (1.85%) Mockito
General
1 281 (32.52%) Finance
2 79 (9.14%) Banking
3 66 (7.64%) Retail
4 41 (4.75%) Advertising
5 40 (4.63%) Games
6 38 (4.40%) Marketing
7 35 (4.05%) Law
8 20 (2.31%) Legal
9 15 (1.74%) Investment Banking
10 13 (1.50%) Back Office
11 12 (1.39%) Publishing
12 11 (1.27%) Front Office
13 10 (1.16%) Telecoms
14 9 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.93%) Automotive
15 8 (0.93%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.46%) Billing
16 4 (0.46%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.23%) Electronics
18 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 364 (42.13%) Developer
2 113 (13.08%) Java Developer
3 95 (11.00%) Project Manager
3 95 (11.00%) Senior Developer
4 90 (10.42%) Analyst
5 64 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 62 (7.18%) Business Analyst
7 60 (6.94%) .NET Developer
8 45 (5.21%) Agile Project Manager
9 44 (5.09%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (5.09%) Senior Java Developer
10 41 (4.75%) Scrum Master
11 39 (4.51%) Software Developer
12 38 (4.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 38 (4.40%) SQL Developer
13 35 (4.05%) Architect
14 33 (3.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 33 (3.82%) Software Engineer
15 30 (3.47%) Lead Developer
16 28 (3.24%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (20.72%) .NET
2 172 (19.91%) HTML
3 166 (19.21%) CSS
4 126 (14.58%) AngularJS
5 94 (10.88%) React
6 89 (10.30%) HTML5
7 88 (10.19%) Spring
8 76 (8.80%) Web Services
9 72 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 70 (8.10%) RESTful
11 68 (7.87%) CSS3
12 58 (6.71%) jQuery
13 56 (6.48%) Sass
14 54 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 53 (6.13%) Hibernate
16 48 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
17 45 (5.21%) .NET Framework
18 44 (5.09%) Spring Boot
19 42 (4.86%) Node.js
20 41 (4.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 92 (10.65%) User Experience
2 70 (8.10%) Fintech
3 66 (7.64%) Computer Science
4 57 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (5.67%) Mobile App
6 47 (5.44%) Greenfield Project
7 36 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
8 32 (3.70%) Algorithms
9 27 (3.13%) Virtual Team
10 21 (2.43%) Reinsurance
11 18 (2.08%) Data Structures
12 13 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
13 12 (1.39%) Management Information System
14 10 (1.16%) Replication
15 9 (1.04%) Client/Server
15 9 (1.04%) Online Gambling
15 9 (1.04%) PMI
16 8 (0.93%) Blog
16 8 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (0.93%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 48 (5.56%) Linux
2 36 (4.17%) Windows
3 18 (2.08%) Unix
4 14 (1.62%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.16%) Android
6 7 (0.81%) VMS
7 6 (0.69%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.46%) Debian
10 3 (0.35%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 796 (92.13%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (22.45%) TDD
3 158 (18.29%) Kanban
4 138 (15.97%) SDLC
5 117 (13.54%) DevOps
6 114 (13.19%) BDD
7 112 (12.96%) E-Commerce
8 107 (12.38%) Web Development
9 105 (12.15%) Microservices
10 102 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
11 101 (11.69%) Software Engineering
12 96 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
12 96 (11.11%) Waterfall
13 93 (10.76%) Project Management
14 91 (10.53%) Test Automation
15 88 (10.19%) MVC
16 83 (9.61%) Mentoring
17 78 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
18 77 (8.91%) User Stories
19 76 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 258 (29.86%) SQL
2 235 (27.20%) JavaScript
3 232 (26.85%) Java
4 186 (21.53%) C#
5 67 (7.75%) T-SQL
6 66 (7.64%) Python
7 50 (5.79%) Java 8
8 45 (5.21%) Ruby
9 35 (4.05%) PHP
10 30 (3.47%) Scala
11 29 (3.36%) Groovy
11 29 (3.36%) PowerShell
12 21 (2.43%) TypeScript
13 16 (1.85%) VBA
14 15 (1.74%) Shell Script
15 14 (1.62%) Objective-C
16 12 (1.39%) Apex Code
16 12 (1.39%) C++
17 11 (1.27%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 105 (12.15%) Degree
2 22 (2.55%) ISEB
3 19 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 17 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 16 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 14 (1.62%) PMP
7 11 (1.27%) ISTQB
8 9 (1.04%) MCITP
8 9 (1.04%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 9 (1.04%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.81%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.69%) Master's Degree
11 5 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.23%) MAPM
13 1 (0.12%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.12%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (11.57%) QA
2 26 (3.01%) GCP
3 7 (0.81%) GDPR
4 6 (0.69%) PMO
5 4 (0.46%) MiFID
6 3 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.35%) FINREP
7 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.12%) COBIT
8 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 77 (8.91%) Docker
2 7 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.12%) ACF2
5 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.12%) GridGain
5 1 (0.12%) RACF
5 1 (0.12%) vCloud
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (5.56%) Ansible
2 43 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (4.40%) Kubernetes
4 35 (4.05%) Terraform
5 19 (2.20%) Puppet
6 10 (1.16%) Oozie
7 4 (0.46%) logstash
7 4 (0.46%) Mesos
8 3 (0.35%) SCCM
8 3 (0.35%) SCOM
9 2 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.23%) Kibana
9 2 (0.23%) Nagios
9 2 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Shiro
10 1 (0.12%) Grafana
10 1 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.12%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 132 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 60 (6.94%) Oracle
3 34 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (2.08%) Tableau
5 13 (1.50%) Google
5 13 (1.50%) Sitecore
6 11 (1.27%) New Relic
7 10 (1.16%) SAP
7 10 (1.16%) TIBCO
8 9 (1.04%) VMware
9 8 (0.93%) Cloudera
9 8 (0.93%) Hortonworks
9 8 (0.93%) MapR
10 7 (0.81%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (0.58%) Aderant
11 5 (0.58%) Cognos
11 5 (0.58%) hybris
11 5 (0.58%) IBM
11 5 (0.58%) Intapp