Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 25 28
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 783 821 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.33% 7.85% 6.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.05% 8.76% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 686 766 813
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -2.54% +2.61%
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +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 9,732 9,371 12,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.12% 89.60% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8,663 8,532 11,102
City of London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,775 £35,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 711 (90.80%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (30.40%) Finance
3 223 (28.48%) Java
3 223 (28.48%) SQL
4 221 (28.22%) JavaScript
5 199 (25.42%) C#
6 180 (22.99%) .NET
7 167 (21.33%) HTML
8 165 (21.07%) TDD
9 155 (19.80%) AngularJS
10 140 (17.88%) Kanban
11 139 (17.75%) CSS
12 136 (17.37%) SQL Server
13 132 (16.86%) Continuous Integration
14 114 (14.56%) Software Engineering
15 112 (14.30%) DevOps
16 107 (13.67%) SDLC
17 101 (12.90%) Test Automation
17 101 (12.90%) HTML5
18 98 (12.52%) React
18 98 (12.52%) Microsoft
19 96 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
20 94 (12.01%) Web Development
20 94 (12.01%) Degree
21 92 (11.75%) RESTful
22 90 (11.49%) BDD
23 87 (11.11%) ASP.NET
23 87 (11.11%) QA
24 85 (10.86%) Node.js
25 83 (10.60%) JIRA

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 42 (5.36%) Confluence
2 34 (4.34%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (2.30%) CMS
4 13 (1.66%) Apache
4 13 (1.66%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.53%) Apache Spark
5 12 (1.53%) WildFly
6 9 (1.15%) JBoss
7 8 (1.02%) Apache Solr
8 7 (0.89%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.77%) Apache TomEE
10 5 (0.64%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.51%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.38%) Drupal
12 3 (0.38%) IIS
12 3 (0.38%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.26%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.38%) InVision
4 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.26%) UXPin
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.13%) HipChat
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (1.66%) Elite 3E
2 6 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.38%) OpenText MBPM
3 3 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.13%) Beauchamp
Cloud Services
1 96 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (3.07%) GitHub
4 22 (2.81%) SaaS
5 20 (2.55%) Office 365
6 18 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (1.28%) PaaS
10 8 (1.02%) Azure Data Factory
11 7 (0.89%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 6 (0.77%) npm
13 4 (0.51%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.38%) Heroku
14 3 (0.38%) IaaS
14 3 (0.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 3 (0.38%) Serverless
14 3 (0.38%) Trello
15 2 (0.26%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.79%) Internet
1 14 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.40%) SSH
3 10 (1.28%) DNS
3 10 (1.28%) HTTP
4 4 (0.51%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.38%) Network Security
5 3 (0.38%) SMTP
6 2 (0.26%) AMQP
6 2 (0.26%) Intranet
6 2 (0.26%) SMS
6 2 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 60 (7.66%) MongoDB
3 59 (7.54%) NoSQL
4 48 (6.13%) MySQL
5 44 (5.62%) Big Data
6 43 (5.49%) Relational Database
7 23 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (2.94%) RDBMS
8 19 (2.43%) Hadoop
9 17 (2.17%) Blockchain
10 15 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (1.79%) SQLite
12 12 (1.53%) Couchbase
12 12 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (1.15%) Cosmos DB
14 9 (1.15%) HBase
Development Applications
1 83 (10.60%) JIRA
2 71 (9.07%) Git (software)
3 54 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 42 (5.36%) Selenium
5 41 (5.24%) Maven
6 36 (4.60%) TeamCity
7 29 (3.70%) Visual Studio
8 28 (3.58%) JUnit
9 27 (3.45%) Cucumber
10 25 (3.19%) Octopus Deploy
10 25 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (3.07%) Grunt
12 23 (2.94%) WebDriver
13 22 (2.81%) Subversion
14 21 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 21 (2.68%) Visual Studio Team System
15 18 (2.30%) MSBuild
16 16 (2.04%) NUnit
17 15 (1.92%) Mockito
18 14 (1.79%) Jasmine
General
1 238 (30.40%) Finance
2 68 (8.68%) Banking
3 55 (7.02%) Advertising
4 51 (6.51%) Retail
5 50 (6.39%) Marketing
6 32 (4.09%) Law
7 28 (3.58%) Legal
8 25 (3.19%) Games
9 18 (2.30%) Front Office
10 12 (1.53%) Back Office
11 10 (1.28%) Publishing
12 9 (1.15%) Investment Banking
13 8 (1.02%) General Ledger
14 6 (0.77%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.26%) Billing
15 2 (0.26%) Electronics
15 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 358 (45.72%) Developer
2 88 (11.24%) Java Developer
3 84 (10.73%) Senior Developer
4 82 (10.47%) Analyst
5 81 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 75 (9.58%) .NET Developer
7 73 (9.32%) Project Manager
8 70 (8.94%) Business Analyst
8 70 (8.94%) Software Developer
9 54 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 38 (4.85%) Lead Developer
11 36 (4.60%) Scrum Master
12 34 (4.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 34 (4.34%) SQL Developer
13 32 (4.09%) Architect
14 29 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
14 29 (3.70%) Senior Manager
15 27 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
15 27 (3.45%) Software Engineer
16 25 (3.19%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (22.99%) .NET
2 167 (21.33%) HTML
3 155 (19.80%) AngularJS
4 139 (17.75%) CSS
5 101 (12.90%) HTML5
6 98 (12.52%) React
7 92 (11.75%) RESTful
8 87 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 85 (10.86%) Node.js
10 83 (10.60%) ASP.NET Web API
11 77 (9.83%) Web Services
12 73 (9.32%) jQuery
13 64 (8.17%) CSS3
14 53 (6.77%) Spring
15 46 (5.87%) ASP.NET MVC
16 44 (5.62%) Sass
17 37 (4.73%) REST
18 35 (4.47%) JSON
19 32 (4.09%) Hibernate
20 31 (3.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.20%) Fintech
2 64 (8.17%) User Experience
3 62 (7.92%) Computer Science
4 54 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
5 45 (5.75%) Mobile App
6 34 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (3.32%) Algorithms
8 22 (2.81%) Reinsurance
9 21 (2.68%) Client/Server
10 19 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (2.30%) Online Banking
12 15 (1.92%) Virtual Team
13 12 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
14 11 (1.40%) Management Information System
15 9 (1.15%) Blog
15 9 (1.15%) Driving Licence
16 7 (0.89%) Credit Risk
16 7 (0.89%) Tandem
17 6 (0.77%) Derivative
17 6 (0.77%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 47 (6.00%) Windows
2 37 (4.73%) Linux
3 20 (2.55%) Android
3 20 (2.55%) Unix
4 18 (2.30%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.28%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.51%) Fedora
7 3 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.38%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.26%) Debian
8 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 711 (90.80%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (21.07%) TDD
3 140 (17.88%) Kanban
4 132 (16.86%) Continuous Integration
5 114 (14.56%) Software Engineering
6 112 (14.30%) DevOps
7 107 (13.67%) SDLC
8 101 (12.90%) Test Automation
9 94 (12.01%) Web Development
10 90 (11.49%) BDD
11 83 (10.60%) Microservices
12 81 (10.34%) Project Management
13 80 (10.22%) E-Commerce
13 80 (10.22%) Open Source
14 78 (9.96%) MVC
15 72 (9.20%) User Stories
16 70 (8.94%) Mentoring
17 65 (8.30%) Front End Development
17 65 (8.30%) OO
18 63 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 223 (28.48%) Java
1 223 (28.48%) SQL
2 221 (28.22%) JavaScript
3 199 (25.42%) C#
4 79 (10.09%) Python
5 47 (6.00%) Ruby
6 45 (5.75%) PHP
7 34 (4.34%) PowerShell
8 33 (4.21%) Scala
9 26 (3.32%) Groovy
10 22 (2.81%) T-SQL
11 20 (2.55%) Shell Script
12 16 (2.04%) C
12 16 (2.04%) Objective-C
13 14 (1.79%) TypeScript
14 13 (1.66%) Apple Swift
14 13 (1.66%) ES6
15 11 (1.40%) Apex Code
15 11 (1.40%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 94 (12.01%) Degree
2 34 (4.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (3.32%) ISEB
4 18 (2.30%) Security Cleared
5 16 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (1.28%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.15%) ISTQB
8 8 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.02%) PMP
9 7 (0.89%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.64%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.38%) APMP
14 2 (0.26%) AAT
14 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.26%) MAPM
15 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
15 1 (0.13%) MCSA
15 1 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (11.11%) QA
2 10 (1.28%) GCP
2 10 (1.28%) GDPR
3 5 (0.64%) PMO
4 3 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.26%) WAI
6 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.13%) MiFID
6 1 (0.13%) PSD2
System Software
1 44 (5.62%) Docker
2 5 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.51%) GridGain
4 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 42 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (4.98%) Ansible
3 32 (4.09%) Puppet
4 15 (1.92%) Kubernetes
5 12 (1.53%) Terraform
6 11 (1.40%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.77%) logstash
8 3 (0.38%) Kibana
9 2 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.26%) Mesos
9 2 (0.26%) Nagios
9 2 (0.26%) Oozie
10 1 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.13%) Control-M
10 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.13%) MOM
10 1 (0.13%) Salt
10 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 98 (12.52%) Microsoft
2 39 (4.98%) Oracle
3 34 (4.34%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (1.79%) Google
5 13 (1.66%) Aderant
5 13 (1.66%) Intapp
6 11 (1.40%) TIBCO
7 10 (1.28%) New Relic
8 8 (1.02%) Cloudera
8 8 (1.02%) Hortonworks
8 8 (1.02%) MapR
8 8 (1.02%) SAP
8 8 (1.02%) Sitecore
8 8 (1.02%) Tableau
9 6 (0.77%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.77%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.64%) Adobe
10 5 (0.64%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.64%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.64%) VMware