Period
to 21 October 2021

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 21 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 31 37 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 428 244 758
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 7.20% 6.73% 7.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 7.15% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 397 236 681
10th Percentile £48,975 £55,000 £46,250
25th Percentile £58,750 £58,000 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £99,250 £102,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £68,500
% change year-on-year - +5.84% +5.38%

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 5,616 3,414 9,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.47% 94.21% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5,005 3,006 8,272
10th Percentile £43,250 £45,000 £38,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +0.71% +7.69% +4.00%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 October 2021.

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 21 October 2021. 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 - 7 £87,500 -
Scrum
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2021, 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.

1 394 (92.06%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (32.24%) Finance
3 130 (30.37%) DevOps
4 124 (28.97%) Azure
5 99 (23.13%) SQL
6 93 (21.73%) C#
7 89 (20.79%) .NET
8 87 (20.33%) User Experience
9 80 (18.69%) Social Skills
10 79 (18.46%) Software Engineering
11 78 (18.22%) TDD
12 72 (16.82%) Docker
13 71 (16.59%) Coaching
13 71 (16.59%) User Stories
14 70 (16.36%) AWS
14 70 (16.36%) JIRA
15 69 (16.12%) Java
16 62 (14.49%) Product Backlog
17 60 (14.02%) React
17 60 (14.02%) QA
18 57 (13.32%) Node.js
18 57 (13.32%) JavaScript
18 57 (13.32%) Python
18 57 (13.32%) Microservices
19 56 (13.08%) Microsoft
20 55 (12.85%) Degree
21 54 (12.62%) Product Management
22 53 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
23 52 (12.15%) .NET Core
24 51 (11.92%) Product Roadmap

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 35 (8.18%) Confluence
2 17 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (3.74%) Apache Spark
4 14 (3.27%) CMS
5 13 (3.04%) SAS
6 11 (2.57%) Apache Solr
6 11 (2.57%) Drupal
7 8 (1.87%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.17%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (0.47%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.23%) Ethereum
10 1 (0.23%) Headless CMS
10 1 (0.23%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.70%) Zeplin
2 2 (0.47%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.23%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.23%) Shopify
2 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 124 (28.97%) Azure
2 70 (16.36%) AWS
3 27 (6.31%) Power Platform
4 20 (4.67%) GCP
5 16 (3.74%) Serverless
6 13 (3.04%) SaaS
7 12 (2.80%) Azure Data Factory
8 10 (2.34%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (2.34%) PaaS
9 9 (2.10%) GitHub
10 8 (1.87%) Microsoft 365
11 6 (1.40%) Amazon EKS
11 6 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (1.40%) Azure Functions
12 5 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (1.17%) Amazon S3
12 5 (1.17%) Azure Logic Apps
12 5 (1.17%) PowerApps
12 5 (1.17%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 5 (1.17%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.64%) Firewall
1 7 (1.64%) Network Security
2 5 (1.17%) BGP
2 5 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (1.17%) OSPF
2 5 (1.17%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.47%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (0.47%) WebEx
4 1 (0.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.24%) MySQL
3 28 (6.54%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (6.07%) NoSQL
6 24 (5.61%) Power BI
7 21 (4.91%) Hadoop
8 19 (4.44%) MongoDB
9 16 (3.74%) Big Data
10 15 (3.50%) Amazon Redshift
10 15 (3.50%) Relational Database
11 14 (3.27%) Redis
12 13 (3.04%) Tableau
13 10 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (1.64%) Apache Hive
15 7 (1.64%) Data Lake
16 6 (1.40%) Amazon Aurora
16 6 (1.40%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 70 (16.36%) JIRA
2 34 (7.94%) Git (software)
3 20 (4.67%) Jenkins
3 20 (4.67%) Selenium
4 19 (4.44%) TeamCity
5 17 (3.97%) Cucumber
5 17 (3.97%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (3.74%) NUnit
7 11 (2.57%) JMeter
7 11 (2.57%) webpack
8 10 (2.34%) Postman
8 10 (2.34%) SpecFlow
8 10 (2.34%) Visual Studio
8 10 (2.34%) WebDriver
9 9 (2.10%) Gradle
10 8 (1.87%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (1.40%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.40%) GitLab
11 6 (1.40%) JUnit
11 6 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 138 (32.24%) Finance
2 80 (18.69%) Social Skills
3 39 (9.11%) Presentation Skills
4 37 (8.64%) Banking
5 23 (5.37%) Publishing
6 15 (3.50%) Public Sector
7 14 (3.27%) Investment Banking
7 14 (3.27%) Marketing
8 11 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.57%) Retail
9 7 (1.64%) Law
10 6 (1.40%) Documentation Skills
11 4 (0.93%) Advertising
11 4 (0.93%) Back Office
11 4 (0.93%) Influencing Skills
11 4 (0.93%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (0.70%) Front Office
12 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.23%) Games
13 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 126 (29.44%) Developer
2 60 (14.02%) Senior Developer
3 52 (12.15%) Project Manager
4 42 (9.81%) Analyst
5 41 (9.58%) .NET Developer
6 38 (8.88%) Product Owner
7 36 (8.41%) Agile Project Manager
7 36 (8.41%) Business Analyst
8 35 (8.18%) Data Engineer
9 29 (6.78%) C# Developer
10 27 (6.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 25 (5.84%) C# .NET Developer
12 24 (5.61%) Agile Product Owner
13 23 (5.37%) Senior .NET Developer
14 22 (5.14%) Senior C# Developer
15 19 (4.44%) Project Analyst
16 18 (4.21%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 18 (4.21%) Software Developer
17 17 (3.97%) Java Developer
18 16 (3.74%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (20.79%) .NET
2 60 (14.02%) React
3 57 (13.32%) Node.js
4 52 (12.15%) .NET Core
5 50 (11.68%) Web Services
6 49 (11.45%) HTML
7 46 (10.75%) CSS
8 36 (8.41%) Express
9 34 (7.94%) RESTful
10 24 (5.61%) AngularJS
11 22 (5.14%) JSON
12 20 (4.67%) Spring
12 20 (4.67%) Vue.js
13 19 (4.44%) .NET Framework
14 18 (4.21%) Kafka
14 18 (4.21%) Spring Boot
15 17 (3.97%) React Native
16 16 (3.74%) REST
17 13 (3.04%) XML
18 12 (2.80%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 87 (20.33%) User Experience
2 24 (5.61%) Mobile App
3 21 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (2.34%) Equities
5 10 (2.34%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (2.34%) Legacy Systems
5 10 (2.34%) PMI
5 10 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (2.10%) Cloud Native
6 9 (2.10%) Data Centre
7 8 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.87%) Reference Data
7 8 (1.87%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.17%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.17%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.17%) DataPower
8 5 (1.17%) Derivative
8 5 (1.17%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.93%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.91%) Windows
2 17 (3.97%) Unix
3 9 (2.10%) Linux
4 6 (1.40%) Android
4 6 (1.40%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.70%) VMS
6 3 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (92.06%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (30.37%) DevOps
3 79 (18.46%) Software Engineering
4 78 (18.22%) TDD
5 71 (16.59%) Coaching
5 71 (16.59%) User Stories
6 62 (14.49%) Product Backlog
7 57 (13.32%) Microservices
8 54 (12.62%) Product Management
9 53 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (11.92%) Kanban
10 51 (11.92%) Product Roadmap
11 47 (10.98%) Analytics
12 46 (10.75%) User Acceptance Testing
13 42 (9.81%) Test Automation
14 41 (9.58%) BDD
14 41 (9.58%) Sprint Planning
15 39 (9.11%) Product Vision
16 37 (8.64%) Backlog Management
17 36 (8.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 99 (23.13%) SQL
2 93 (21.73%) C#
3 69 (16.12%) Java
4 57 (13.32%) JavaScript
4 57 (13.32%) Python
5 23 (5.37%) TypeScript
6 19 (4.44%) Scala
7 16 (3.74%) PowerShell
8 14 (3.27%) Go
9 7 (1.64%) C++
9 7 (1.64%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.64%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.40%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.40%) C
10 6 (1.40%) Perl
11 5 (1.17%) Apex Code
11 5 (1.17%) HiveQL
11 5 (1.17%) Ruby
11 5 (1.17%) SOQL
11 5 (1.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (12.85%) Degree
2 12 (2.80%) CSPO
3 11 (2.57%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.34%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.34%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.40%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.17%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.17%) SAS Certification
7 4 (0.93%) ISEB
8 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.23%) CBAP
10 1 (0.23%) CCNP
10 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (14.02%) QA
2 8 (1.87%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.64%) Accessibility
3 7 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.70%) SLA
5 1 (0.23%) GDPR
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.23%) MiFID
5 1 (0.23%) PMO
5 1 (0.23%) SEPA
System Software
1 72 (16.82%) Docker
2 5 (1.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.17%) HDFS
2 5 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.47%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 48 (11.21%) Kubernetes
2 19 (4.44%) Terraform
3 4 (0.93%) Ansible
3 4 (0.93%) Grafana
4 3 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.47%) Consul
5 2 (0.47%) Control-M
5 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.47%) Packer
5 2 (0.47%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.23%) Kibana
6 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.78%) Oracle
3 18 (4.21%) Google
4 14 (3.27%) Quadient
5 12 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.34%) Databricks
7 8 (1.87%) Fidessa
8 7 (1.64%) Cloudera
8 7 (1.64%) VMware
9 6 (1.40%) HP
9 6 (1.40%) IBM
9 6 (1.40%) Informatica
9 6 (1.40%) Talend
10 5 (1.17%) Aruba
10 5 (1.17%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.17%) Cisco
10 5 (1.17%) Palo Alto
10 5 (1.17%) SAP
10 5 (1.17%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.17%) Teradata