Period
to 19 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 28 25
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 788 803 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.62% 7.53% 7.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.28% 8.08% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 715 700 744
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £45,961 £38,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 9,514 9,939 9,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.97% 93.18% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8,439 8,804 8,476
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.44% +0.83% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,604
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.16% +0.18%

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 March 2019.

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 March 2019. 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 £52,500 -
Scrum
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 (90.23%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (29.82%) JavaScript
3 227 (28.81%) Finance
4 209 (26.52%) C#
4 209 (26.52%) .NET
5 208 (26.40%) Java
6 198 (25.13%) HTML
7 195 (24.75%) SQL
8 192 (24.37%) DevOps
9 190 (24.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 164 (20.81%) TDD
11 162 (20.56%) AngularJS
12 161 (20.43%) CSS
13 154 (19.54%) Kanban
14 150 (19.04%) SDLC
15 139 (17.64%) Microsoft
16 125 (15.86%) SQL Server
16 125 (15.86%) Analytics
17 116 (14.72%) Test Automation
18 114 (14.47%) QA
19 108 (13.71%) JIRA
20 107 (13.58%) MVC
21 105 (13.32%) Project Management
22 103 (13.07%) ASP.NET
23 101 (12.82%) Web Services
23 101 (12.82%) Docker
24 100 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web API
25 97 (12.31%) Git (software)
25 97 (12.31%) Fintech
26 96 (12.18%) Microservices

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 55 (6.98%) Confluence
2 31 (3.93%) WebSphere
3 30 (3.81%) CMS
4 25 (3.17%) JBoss
4 25 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 22 (2.79%) Apache TomEE
6 19 (2.41%) Marvel
7 18 (2.28%) Umbraco
8 16 (2.03%) nginx
9 13 (1.65%) MS Exchange
10 10 (1.27%) Apache
10 10 (1.27%) Hyperledger
11 8 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (0.89%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.76%) EPiServer
14 5 (0.63%) Appian
15 4 (0.51%) IIS
16 3 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (3.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 26 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (3.05%) InVision
4 17 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (1.40%) Photoshop
7 8 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.89%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.76%) InDesign
10 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
11 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 23 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.25%) Magento
3 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.25%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 190 (24.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (3.93%) Office 365
3 31 (3.93%) PaaS
4 27 (3.43%) Dynamics 365
5 25 (3.17%) SaaS
6 23 (2.92%) IaaS
7 19 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (1.90%) GitHub
9 8 (1.02%) Azure Data Factory
9 8 (1.02%) BlazeMeter
10 7 (0.89%) Trello
11 6 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.51%) AWS CodePipeline
14 3 (0.38%) Sauce Labs
15 2 (0.25%) Apigee
15 2 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
15 2 (0.25%) BrowserStack
15 2 (0.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.95%) DNS
2 31 (3.93%) DHCP
3 30 (3.81%) Firewall
4 9 (1.14%) Skype
5 7 (0.89%) HTTP
6 6 (0.76%) BIG-IP
6 6 (0.76%) VLAN
7 5 (0.63%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.25%) AMQP
8 2 (0.25%) Internet
8 2 (0.25%) Intranet
9 1 (0.13%) FTP
9 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (15.86%) SQL Server
2 56 (7.11%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 29 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (3.55%) Relational Database
6 27 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (3.17%) MySQL
9 23 (2.92%) MongoDB
10 16 (2.03%) Big Data
11 14 (1.78%) Redis
12 12 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.14%) Power BI
15 8 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 7 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 7 (0.89%) Amazon Redshift
16 7 (0.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 108 (13.71%) JIRA
2 97 (12.31%) Git (software)
3 84 (10.66%) Selenium
4 54 (6.85%) Jenkins
5 50 (6.35%) Cucumber
6 40 (5.08%) Maven
7 37 (4.70%) Gradle
8 33 (4.19%) WebDriver
9 30 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (3.17%) JUnit
11 24 (3.05%) Axure RP
11 24 (3.05%) SoapUI
12 22 (2.79%) Ant
12 22 (2.79%) Mockito
13 20 (2.54%) TeamCity
14 19 (2.41%) Subversion
15 17 (2.16%) JMeter
16 14 (1.78%) SpecFlow
17 10 (1.27%) Bitbucket
17 10 (1.27%) CF BOSH
General
1 227 (28.81%) Finance
2 41 (5.20%) Advertising
2 41 (5.20%) Banking
3 39 (4.95%) Retail
4 31 (3.93%) Law
5 26 (3.30%) Games
6 21 (2.66%) Marketing
7 11 (1.40%) Front Office
8 8 (1.02%) Automotive
9 7 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.63%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.63%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.51%) Back Office
11 4 (0.51%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.38%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.25%) Billing
13 2 (0.25%) Interactive Media
13 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.13%) German Language
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 272 (34.52%) Developer
2 85 (10.79%) .NET Developer
3 72 (9.14%) Java Developer
4 63 (7.99%) C# Developer
5 60 (7.61%) Analyst
6 55 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 54 (6.85%) Architect
8 51 (6.47%) Scrum Master
9 47 (5.96%) C# .NET Developer
9 47 (5.96%) Project Manager
10 42 (5.33%) Business Analyst
11 36 (4.57%) Solutions Architect
12 32 (4.06%) .NET Architect
13 31 (3.93%) Designer
14 30 (3.81%) Azure Developer
15 25 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
15 25 (3.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 25 (3.17%) Web Developer
16 24 (3.05%) Lead Developer
16 24 (3.05%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (26.52%) .NET
2 198 (25.13%) HTML
3 162 (20.56%) AngularJS
4 161 (20.43%) CSS
5 103 (13.07%) ASP.NET
6 101 (12.82%) Web Services
7 100 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 80 (10.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 75 (9.52%) .NET Core
10 69 (8.76%) RESTful
10 69 (8.76%) Spring
11 63 (7.99%) jQuery
12 57 (7.23%) React
12 57 (7.23%) REST
13 50 (6.35%) JSON
13 50 (6.35%) XML
14 41 (5.20%) Node.js
15 38 (4.82%) Spring Boot
16 35 (4.44%) HTML5
17 30 (3.81%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 97 (12.31%) Fintech
2 73 (9.26%) User Experience
3 50 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (5.84%) Mobile App
5 31 (3.93%) PKI
6 29 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.03%) Reinsurance
8 15 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.90%) PMI
9 14 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.89%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.63%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.63%) Credit Risk
12 5 (0.63%) Derivative
12 5 (0.63%) Market Risk
13 4 (0.51%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.51%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (6.73%) Windows
2 36 (4.57%) Windows Server
3 31 (3.93%) Linux
3 31 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (2.54%) Android
5 18 (2.28%) Windows 10
6 17 (2.16%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.02%) Unix
8 6 (0.76%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 711 (90.23%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (24.37%) DevOps
3 164 (20.81%) TDD
4 154 (19.54%) Kanban
5 150 (19.04%) SDLC
6 125 (15.86%) Analytics
7 116 (14.72%) Test Automation
8 107 (13.58%) MVC
9 105 (13.32%) Project Management
10 96 (12.18%) Microservices
11 92 (11.68%) E-Commerce
12 89 (11.29%) Software Engineering
13 88 (11.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 80 (10.15%) Continuous Integration
15 75 (9.52%) Risk Management
16 73 (9.26%) BDD
17 72 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
18 68 (8.63%) Sprint Planning
19 67 (8.50%) Sprint Retrospective
19 67 (8.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 235 (29.82%) JavaScript
2 209 (26.52%) C#
3 208 (26.40%) Java
4 195 (24.75%) SQL
5 65 (8.25%) Python
6 61 (7.74%) T-SQL
7 47 (5.96%) PowerShell
8 39 (4.95%) TypeScript
9 35 (4.44%) Java 8
10 21 (2.66%) Go
11 20 (2.54%) PHP
12 18 (2.28%) Ruby
13 17 (2.16%) ES6
14 15 (1.90%) C++
15 13 (1.65%) Groovy
16 12 (1.52%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.52%) Scala
17 11 (1.40%) Shell Script
18 9 (1.14%) VB.NET
19 8 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 81 (10.28%) Degree
2 22 (2.79%) PMI Certification
2 22 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (2.16%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.16%) PMP
5 16 (2.03%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.90%) ISEB
7 10 (1.27%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.38%) APMP
9 3 (0.38%) CBAP
9 3 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.13%) MCSA
11 1 (0.13%) MCSE
11 1 (0.13%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (14.47%) QA
2 20 (2.54%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.89%) PMO
4 4 (0.51%) GDPR
5 3 (0.38%) MiFID
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
6 1 (0.13%) PSD2
6 1 (0.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 101 (12.82%) Docker
2 42 (5.33%) Active Directory
3 31 (3.93%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.76%) iptables
5 1 (0.13%) LXC
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 49 (6.22%) Kubernetes
2 35 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (4.19%) Terraform
4 24 (3.05%) Ansible
5 17 (2.16%) SCCM
5 17 (2.16%) SCOM
6 15 (1.90%) Puppet
7 11 (1.40%) HAProxy
8 6 (0.76%) Prometheus
8 6 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.63%) Nagios
9 5 (0.63%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.13%) Grafana
10 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 139 (17.64%) Microsoft
2 41 (5.20%) Oracle
3 30 (3.81%) Adobe
4 22 (2.79%) Google
5 14 (1.78%) VMware
6 9 (1.14%) Atlassian
7 8 (1.02%) Sitecore
7 8 (1.02%) Zend
8 7 (0.89%) Tableau
8 7 (0.89%) Talend
9 6 (0.76%) F5
9 6 (0.76%) IBM
9 6 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.63%) Blue Prism
10 5 (0.63%) PagerDuty
10 5 (0.63%) Pega
10 5 (0.63%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.51%) AppDynamics
11 4 (0.51%) Databricks
11 4 (0.51%) Splunk