Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 21 21
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 896 760 1,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.06% 7.64% 8.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.77% 8.34% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 823 675 978
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

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 10,212 9,116 10,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.83% 91.62% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9,126 8,230 9,834
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +1.32%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 0 10 £40,000 -20.00%
Scrum
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 823 (91.85%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (31.58%) Finance
3 275 (30.69%) JavaScript
4 257 (28.68%) .NET
5 256 (28.57%) C#
6 246 (27.46%) SQL
7 224 (25.00%) TDD
8 213 (23.77%) HTML
9 211 (23.55%) Java
10 207 (23.10%) Kanban
11 204 (22.77%) CSS
12 201 (22.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 178 (19.87%) DevOps
14 167 (18.64%) AngularJS
15 165 (18.42%) SQL Server
16 160 (17.86%) Microsoft
17 142 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
18 124 (13.84%) SDLC
19 122 (13.62%) BDD
20 114 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
21 110 (12.28%) Project Management
22 109 (12.17%) MVC
23 108 (12.05%) ASP.NET
24 105 (11.72%) Test Automation
25 103 (11.50%) Git (software)
26 96 (10.71%) Software Engineering
27 95 (10.60%) Docker
28 92 (10.27%) JIRA
29 91 (10.16%) Degree
29 91 (10.16%) E-Commerce

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 (5.58%) Confluence
2 29 (3.24%) CMS
3 23 (2.57%) OpenStack
4 18 (2.01%) WebSphere
5 16 (1.79%) Apache
5 16 (1.79%) MS Exchange
6 14 (1.56%) nginx
7 13 (1.45%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.00%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.89%) Hyperledger
9 8 (0.89%) SAS
10 7 (0.78%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.78%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.67%) Apache TomEE
11 6 (0.67%) JBoss
12 5 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.45%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.45%) Mule
13 4 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 31 (3.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (2.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.11%) InVision
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.33%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 201 (22.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 142 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (5.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 32 (3.57%) Office 365
5 19 (2.12%) GitHub
6 15 (1.67%) SaaS
7 12 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (1.34%) IaaS
8 10 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (1.12%) Amazon S3
9 9 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.89%) PaaS
10 8 (0.89%) Serverless
11 7 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.67%) Trello
13 5 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.45%) OpenShift
15 3 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
16 2 (0.22%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.68%) DNS
1 33 (3.68%) Firewall
2 30 (3.35%) DHCP
3 16 (1.79%) Internet
3 16 (1.79%) Skype
4 10 (1.12%) HTTP
5 7 (0.78%) BIG-IP
5 7 (0.78%) VLAN
6 5 (0.56%) SMS
7 4 (0.45%) BGP
7 4 (0.45%) FTP
7 4 (0.45%) SAN
7 4 (0.45%) VPN
8 3 (0.33%) HbbTV
9 2 (0.22%) AMQP
9 2 (0.22%) DSL
9 2 (0.22%) FIX Connectivity
9 2 (0.22%) SSL
10 1 (0.11%) DAB
10 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 70 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (4.69%) NoSQL
4 42 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (4.35%) MySQL
6 32 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 24 (2.68%) Power BI
9 22 (2.46%) MongoDB
10 21 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
11 18 (2.01%) Big Data
11 18 (2.01%) Redis
12 17 (1.90%) Blockchain
13 13 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
14 12 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
14 12 (1.34%) DB2
15 11 (1.23%) Yellowfin
16 10 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
17 9 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 103 (11.50%) Git (software)
2 92 (10.27%) JIRA
3 78 (8.71%) Jenkins
4 54 (6.03%) Selenium
5 50 (5.58%) TeamCity
6 42 (4.69%) Jasmine
6 42 (4.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 42 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 41 (4.58%) Cucumber
8 32 (3.57%) Visual Studio
9 29 (3.24%) Subversion
10 25 (2.79%) Maven
11 24 (2.68%) SpecFlow
12 23 (2.57%) NUnit
12 23 (2.57%) WebDriver
13 19 (2.12%) Gradle
14 17 (1.90%) Rhino Mocks
15 14 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
16 12 (1.34%) Protractor
17 10 (1.12%) gulp
General
1 283 (31.58%) Finance
2 56 (6.25%) Banking
3 46 (5.13%) Games
4 44 (4.91%) Retail
5 33 (3.68%) Advertising
6 27 (3.01%) Marketing
7 25 (2.79%) Law
8 14 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.34%) Back Office
10 10 (1.12%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.00%) Front Office
12 8 (0.89%) Automotive
12 8 (0.89%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.33%) Billing
15 3 (0.33%) French Language
15 3 (0.33%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.22%) Interactive Media
16 2 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 375 (41.85%) Developer
2 111 (12.39%) Senior Developer
3 108 (12.05%) C# Developer
4 94 (10.49%) Java Developer
5 88 (9.82%) .NET Developer
6 76 (8.48%) Analyst
7 63 (7.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 63 (7.03%) Scrum Master
8 56 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
9 50 (5.58%) Business Analyst
9 50 (5.58%) Project Manager
10 44 (4.91%) Lead Developer
11 42 (4.69%) Architect
12 37 (4.13%) Agile Delivery Manager
12 37 (4.13%) Angular Developer
12 37 (4.13%) DevOps Engineer
13 35 (3.91%) Azure Developer
14 34 (3.79%) JavaScript Developer
15 33 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
15 33 (3.68%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (28.68%) .NET
2 213 (23.77%) HTML
3 204 (22.77%) CSS
4 167 (18.64%) AngularJS
5 108 (12.05%) ASP.NET
6 82 (9.15%) Spring
7 79 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 75 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 75 (8.37%) React
9 74 (8.26%) HTML5
10 72 (8.04%) CSS3
11 69 (7.70%) jQuery
12 63 (7.03%) Web Services
13 57 (6.36%) REST
14 54 (6.03%) RESTful
15 51 (5.69%) .NET Framework
16 47 (5.25%) JSON
17 46 (5.13%) Spring Boot
18 44 (4.91%) .NET Core
18 44 (4.91%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 90 (10.04%) User Experience
2 79 (8.82%) Fintech
3 72 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (5.47%) Computer Science
5 47 (5.25%) Mobile App
6 38 (4.24%) Data Centre
7 36 (4.02%) Greenfield Project
8 30 (3.35%) PKI
9 21 (2.34%) Data Structures
9 21 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
10 14 (1.56%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.56%) Virtual Team
11 13 (1.45%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.45%) Reinsurance
12 12 (1.34%) Public Cloud
13 10 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.00%) Analytical Mindset
14 9 (1.00%) Replication
15 8 (0.89%) PlayStation
15 8 (0.89%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 62 (6.92%) Windows
2 59 (6.58%) Linux
3 36 (4.02%) Windows Server
4 30 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (3.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.67%) Android
6 15 (1.67%) Windows 10
7 7 (0.78%) CoreOS
7 7 (0.78%) Unix
8 6 (0.67%) VMS
9 2 (0.22%) CentOS
9 2 (0.22%) Debian
9 2 (0.22%) Fedora
10 1 (0.11%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 823 (91.85%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (25.00%) TDD
3 207 (23.10%) Kanban
4 178 (19.87%) DevOps
5 124 (13.84%) SDLC
6 122 (13.62%) BDD
7 114 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
8 110 (12.28%) Project Management
9 109 (12.17%) MVC
10 105 (11.72%) Test Automation
11 96 (10.71%) Software Engineering
12 91 (10.16%) E-Commerce
13 89 (9.93%) Web Development
14 88 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
15 87 (9.71%) User Stories
16 84 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
16 84 (9.38%) Microservices
17 82 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
18 79 (8.82%) Waterfall
19 73 (8.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 275 (30.69%) JavaScript
2 256 (28.57%) C#
3 246 (27.46%) SQL
4 211 (23.55%) Java
5 87 (9.71%) Python
6 82 (9.15%) T-SQL
7 69 (7.70%) PowerShell
8 52 (5.80%) Java 8
9 51 (5.69%) Ruby
10 36 (4.02%) Scala
11 31 (3.46%) PHP
11 31 (3.46%) TypeScript
12 28 (3.13%) Bash Shell
13 26 (2.90%) VBA
14 22 (2.46%) Groovy
15 17 (1.90%) C++
15 17 (1.90%) Go
16 14 (1.56%) Perl
17 13 (1.45%) C
18 10 (1.12%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 91 (10.16%) Degree
2 33 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 15 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (1.45%) ISEB
6 13 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.45%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.12%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (0.78%) PMP
10 6 (0.67%) MCITP
10 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 6 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.56%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.45%) MCSA
12 4 (0.45%) MCSE
13 3 (0.33%) CBAP
14 2 (0.22%) Master's Degree
15 1 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (9.15%) QA
2 9 (1.00%) MiFID
3 5 (0.56%) GDPR
4 3 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.33%) FINREP
4 3 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.22%) PMO
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) SLA
6 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 95 (10.60%) Docker
2 43 (4.80%) Active Directory
3 34 (3.79%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.78%) iptables
4 7 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.22%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.11%) ACF2
7 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.11%) LXC
7 1 (0.11%) RACF
7 1 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 68 (7.59%) Ansible
2 66 (7.37%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (6.25%) Puppet
4 54 (6.03%) Kubernetes
5 29 (3.24%) Salt
5 29 (3.24%) SCCM
5 29 (3.24%) SCOM
6 19 (2.12%) Terraform
7 8 (0.89%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.45%) Nagios
9 3 (0.33%) Grafana
9 3 (0.33%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.33%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.22%) Kibana
10 2 (0.22%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.11%) Mesos
11 1 (0.11%) Rancher
11 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 160 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.03%) Google
3 43 (4.80%) Oracle
4 29 (3.24%) Tableau
5 25 (2.79%) VMware
6 13 (1.45%) Talend
6 13 (1.45%) TIBCO
7 10 (1.12%) Zend
8 9 (1.00%) Atlassian
8 9 (1.00%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (0.89%) Adobe
9 8 (0.89%) New Relic
9 8 (0.89%) SAP
10 7 (0.78%) AppDynamics
10 7 (0.78%) Cognos
10 7 (0.78%) F5
10 7 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.56%) IBM
11 5 (0.56%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.56%) Sitecore