Period
to 4 August 2020

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 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 26 26
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 371 824 871
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 7.18% 8.06% 7.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.66% 8.62% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 376 760 808
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £49,000 £49,225 £42,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%

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 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 4,844 9,558 10,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 93.80% 93.50% 93.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4,214 8,450 9,175
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 4 August 2020.

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 4 August 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
Moorgate - 3 £67,500 -
London Bridge +2 1 £45,000 -38.98%
Scrum
Central London

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 336 (90.57%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (41.51%) Finance
3 110 (29.65%) .NET
4 105 (28.30%) JavaScript
5 98 (26.42%) C#
6 94 (25.34%) TDD
7 82 (22.10%) Kanban
8 70 (18.87%) Java
9 69 (18.60%) CSS
9 69 (18.60%) Azure
10 68 (18.33%) SQL Server
10 68 (18.33%) HTML
11 67 (18.06%) DevOps
12 62 (16.71%) JIRA
12 62 (16.71%) .NET Core
13 61 (16.44%) Fintech
13 61 (16.44%) Microsoft
13 61 (16.44%) Docker
14 60 (16.17%) Microservices
14 60 (16.17%) AngularJS
15 58 (15.63%) Banking
16 57 (15.36%) Git (software)
16 57 (15.36%) React
17 52 (14.02%) BDD
18 48 (12.94%) SaaS
19 47 (12.67%) .NET Framework
20 46 (12.40%) Confluence
21 44 (11.86%) Test Automation
21 44 (11.86%) User Experience
22 43 (11.59%) AWS

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 46 (12.40%) Confluence
2 11 (2.96%) EPiServer
3 9 (2.43%) CMS
4 7 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (1.62%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.62%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.35%) Apache
7 4 (1.08%) Drupal
8 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.54%) WordPress
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.27%) Appian
9 1 (0.27%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 13 (3.50%) Zeplin
2 11 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.70%) Figma
4 9 (2.43%) Sketch
5 4 (1.08%) InVision
5 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.81%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 17 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.81%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 69 (18.60%) Azure
2 48 (12.94%) SaaS
3 43 (11.59%) AWS
4 27 (7.28%) GCP
5 10 (2.70%) Google Analytics
6 8 (2.16%) PaaS
7 6 (1.62%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (1.35%) Firebase
8 5 (1.35%) npm
8 5 (1.35%) Office 365
8 5 (1.35%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.08%) BlazeMeter
9 4 (1.08%) BrowserStack
9 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.08%) Serverless
10 3 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.81%) GitHub
10 3 (0.81%) IaaS
10 3 (0.81%) Slack
11 2 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.12%) HTTP
2 12 (3.23%) Internet
3 3 (0.81%) SAN
4 2 (0.54%) DNS
4 2 (0.54%) Firewall
5 1 (0.27%) Network Security
5 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.31%) NoSQL
3 12 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.96%) Blockchain
5 10 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.89%) Cosmos DB
7 7 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (1.62%) Big Data
9 5 (1.35%) MySQL
9 5 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.08%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.08%) Power BI
11 3 (0.81%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 62 (16.71%) JIRA
2 57 (15.36%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.47%) Visual Studio
4 22 (5.93%) TeamCity
5 20 (5.39%) Jenkins
6 14 (3.77%) Bitbucket
7 13 (3.50%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (2.96%) git-flow
9 10 (2.70%) Selenium
9 10 (2.70%) SpecFlow
10 7 (1.89%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (1.62%) gulp
12 5 (1.35%) Axure RP
12 5 (1.35%) JUnit
12 5 (1.35%) Mocha
12 5 (1.35%) NUnit
12 5 (1.35%) Postman
12 5 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.35%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 154 (41.51%) Finance
2 58 (15.63%) Banking
3 24 (6.47%) Investment Banking
4 15 (4.04%) Games
5 14 (3.77%) Marketing
6 13 (3.50%) Front Office
6 13 (3.50%) Retail
7 10 (2.70%) Back Office
8 9 (2.43%) Law
9 7 (1.89%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.62%) Private Banking
11 4 (1.08%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.54%) Advertising
12 2 (0.54%) Housing Association
12 2 (0.54%) Legal
13 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 145 (39.08%) Developer
2 55 (14.82%) .NET Developer
3 41 (11.05%) C# Developer
4 37 (9.97%) Senior Developer
5 30 (8.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (7.55%) Product Manager
7 21 (5.66%) Delivery Manager
7 21 (5.66%) Project Manager
8 20 (5.39%) Scrum Master
9 18 (4.85%) Analyst
9 18 (4.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 16 (4.31%) Cloud Developer
11 15 (4.04%) Java Developer
12 13 (3.50%) DevOps Engineer
12 13 (3.50%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (3.23%) Product Owner
13 12 (3.23%) Technical Manager
14 11 (2.96%) Senior .NET Developer
15 10 (2.70%) Business Analyst
15 10 (2.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (29.65%) .NET
2 69 (18.60%) CSS
3 68 (18.33%) HTML
4 62 (16.71%) .NET Core
5 60 (16.17%) AngularJS
6 57 (15.36%) React
7 47 (12.67%) .NET Framework
8 40 (10.78%) REST
9 29 (7.82%) ASP.NET
9 29 (7.82%) ASP.NET Web API
9 29 (7.82%) HTML5
9 29 (7.82%) Node.js
9 29 (7.82%) Web Services
10 27 (7.28%) Redux
11 23 (6.20%) Kafka
12 20 (5.39%) Sass
12 20 (5.39%) Vue.js
13 18 (4.85%) XML
14 17 (4.58%) JSON
15 16 (4.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.86%) User Experience
2 34 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (3.77%) Fixed Income
7 9 (2.43%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.16%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.62%) W3C
10 4 (1.08%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.08%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.81%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.81%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.54%) Over-the-Top Content
12 2 (0.54%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.55%) Linux
2 13 (3.50%) Windows
3 5 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.81%) Unix
5 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.27%) Android
6 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (90.57%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (25.34%) TDD
3 82 (22.10%) Kanban
4 67 (18.06%) DevOps
5 61 (16.44%) Fintech
6 60 (16.17%) Microservices
7 52 (14.02%) BDD
8 44 (11.86%) Test Automation
9 42 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
10 40 (10.78%) Mentoring
10 40 (10.78%) Project Management
11 35 (9.43%) Analytics
12 32 (8.63%) User Stories
13 31 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (8.36%) MVC
13 31 (8.36%) OO
14 28 (7.55%) Project Delivery
15 27 (7.28%) SDLC
16 25 (6.74%) Software Engineering
17 24 (6.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (28.30%) JavaScript
2 98 (26.42%) C#
3 70 (18.87%) Java
4 42 (11.32%) SQL
5 21 (5.66%) Python
5 21 (5.66%) TypeScript
6 19 (5.12%) ES6
7 14 (3.77%) Kotlin
8 11 (2.96%) XPath
9 10 (2.70%) Scala
10 9 (2.43%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.16%) Ruby
12 6 (1.62%) C++
12 6 (1.62%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.62%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.35%) C
13 5 (1.35%) Go
13 5 (1.35%) PHP
14 4 (1.08%) ES7
14 4 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (10.78%) Degree
2 7 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.08%) PMP
4 4 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.27%) CBAP
6 1 (0.27%) CCA
6 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.27%) IIBA
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.09%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) PMO
System Software
1 61 (16.44%) Docker
2 5 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 42 (11.32%) Kubernetes
2 20 (5.39%) Terraform
3 7 (1.89%) Ansible
4 6 (1.62%) Puppet
5 4 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.81%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.81%) vRealize
7 2 (0.54%) Consul
7 2 (0.54%) Icinga
7 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.54%) Packer
7 2 (0.54%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.27%) MIIS
8 1 (0.27%) Nagios
8 1 (0.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.04%) Atlassian
3 14 (3.77%) Google
4 12 (3.23%) Twitter
5 9 (2.43%) Oracle
6 8 (2.16%) TIBCO
7 7 (1.89%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.35%) Adobe
8 5 (1.35%) VMware
9 4 (1.08%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (1.08%) HP
9 4 (1.08%) Tableau
10 3 (0.81%) IBM
10 3 (0.81%) Temenos
10 3 (0.81%) Veeam
11 2 (0.54%) Apple
11 2 (0.54%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.54%) Samsung
12 1 (0.27%) OutSystems
12 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com