Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 29 23
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 854 734 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.01% 7.09% 8.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.71% 7.63% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 797 647 869
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £91,250 £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 9,800 9,624 10,372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.86% 92.90% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8,772 8,685 9,443
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +0.84% +3.48%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +5 9 £40,000 -20.00%
Scrum
Central London

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 794 (92.97%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (31.15%) Finance
3 264 (30.91%) JavaScript
4 253 (29.63%) .NET
5 252 (29.51%) C#
6 220 (25.76%) SQL
7 210 (24.59%) Microsoft Azure
8 209 (24.47%) Java
9 204 (23.89%) HTML
9 204 (23.89%) Kanban
10 200 (23.42%) TDD
11 190 (22.25%) DevOps
12 187 (21.90%) CSS
13 175 (20.49%) AngularJS
14 148 (17.33%) Microsoft
15 136 (15.93%) SQL Server
16 128 (14.99%) Amazon AWS
16 128 (14.99%) SDLC
17 113 (13.23%) ASP.NET
18 111 (13.00%) Docker
19 108 (12.65%) Test Automation
20 106 (12.41%) Project Management
20 106 (12.41%) MVC
21 105 (12.30%) BDD
22 101 (11.83%) Git (software)
22 101 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
23 98 (11.48%) E-Commerce
24 92 (10.77%) JIRA
24 92 (10.77%) ASP.NET Web API
25 90 (10.54%) Software Engineering

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 (5.39%) Confluence
2 28 (3.28%) WebSphere
3 26 (3.04%) OpenStack
4 25 (2.93%) CMS
5 20 (2.34%) nginx
6 18 (2.11%) Apache
7 17 (1.99%) MS Exchange
7 17 (1.99%) SharePoint
8 16 (1.87%) Umbraco
9 14 (1.64%) Apache TomEE
9 14 (1.64%) JBoss
10 11 (1.29%) Hyperledger
10 11 (1.29%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.70%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.70%) Marvel
13 6 (0.70%) SAS
14 5 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 4 (0.47%) Mule
Applications
1 33 (3.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (1.17%) Microsoft Project
7 8 (0.94%) InVision
8 6 (0.70%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.35%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.35%) Magento
4 3 (0.35%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 210 (24.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 128 (14.99%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (6.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 32 (3.75%) Office 365
5 15 (1.76%) SaaS
6 13 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (1.17%) GitHub
8 9 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (1.05%) IaaS
9 8 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (0.82%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.82%) PaaS
11 6 (0.70%) Trello
12 4 (0.47%) AWS CodePipeline
12 4 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.47%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (0.47%) npm
12 4 (0.47%) Serverless
13 3 (0.35%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.68%) DNS
1 40 (4.68%) Firewall
2 32 (3.75%) DHCP
3 17 (1.99%) Skype
4 11 (1.29%) HTTP
4 11 (1.29%) Internet
5 10 (1.17%) BIG-IP
5 10 (1.17%) VLAN
6 5 (0.59%) FTP
6 5 (0.59%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.59%) VPN
7 4 (0.47%) BGP
7 4 (0.47%) SAN
8 3 (0.35%) AMQP
8 3 (0.35%) HbbTV
8 3 (0.35%) SMS
9 2 (0.23%) DSL
9 2 (0.23%) Intranet
10 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (15.93%) SQL Server
2 55 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (4.68%) NoSQL
4 37 (4.33%) MySQL
5 31 (3.63%) Relational Database
6 25 (2.93%) Redis
6 25 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (2.81%) MongoDB
8 19 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
8 19 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (1.52%) Power BI
11 12 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
12 11 (1.29%) Amazon Redshift
12 11 (1.29%) Blockchain
12 11 (1.29%) Yellowfin
13 9 (1.05%) Big Data
14 7 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 101 (11.83%) Git (software)
2 92 (10.77%) JIRA
3 79 (9.25%) Jenkins
4 67 (7.85%) Selenium
5 47 (5.50%) Cucumber
6 44 (5.15%) TeamCity
7 40 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 37 (4.33%) Jasmine
9 36 (4.22%) Octopus Deploy
10 34 (3.98%) Maven
11 29 (3.40%) Gradle
12 27 (3.16%) WebDriver
13 25 (2.93%) Visual Studio
14 22 (2.58%) Subversion
15 20 (2.34%) NUnit
15 20 (2.34%) SpecFlow
16 15 (1.76%) JUnit
16 15 (1.76%) Karma Test Runner
17 14 (1.64%) Ant
17 14 (1.64%) Mockito
General
1 266 (31.15%) Finance
2 47 (5.50%) Banking
3 43 (5.04%) Games
3 43 (5.04%) Retail
4 41 (4.80%) Advertising
5 32 (3.75%) Law
6 18 (2.11%) Marketing
7 12 (1.41%) Back Office
7 12 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.17%) Front Office
8 10 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.05%) Automotive
10 5 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.59%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.59%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.35%) French Language
11 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.23%) Billing
12 2 (0.23%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.12%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 334 (39.11%) Developer
2 97 (11.36%) C# Developer
3 95 (11.12%) .NET Developer
4 87 (10.19%) Senior Developer
5 81 (9.48%) Java Developer
6 68 (7.96%) Analyst
7 60 (7.03%) Scrum Master
8 59 (6.91%) C# .NET Developer
9 49 (5.74%) Business Analyst
10 48 (5.62%) Architect
11 45 (5.27%) Lead Developer
12 44 (5.15%) Delivery Manager
13 41 (4.80%) Azure Developer
14 39 (4.57%) DevOps Engineer
15 35 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
16 34 (3.98%) Project Manager
17 32 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 30 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
19 28 (3.28%) Angular Developer
20 27 (3.16%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (29.63%) .NET
2 204 (23.89%) HTML
3 187 (21.90%) CSS
4 175 (20.49%) AngularJS
5 113 (13.23%) ASP.NET
6 92 (10.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 81 (9.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 76 (8.90%) Spring
9 73 (8.55%) jQuery
10 67 (7.85%) React
11 63 (7.38%) Web Services
12 61 (7.14%) .NET Core
13 56 (6.56%) REST
14 55 (6.44%) HTML5
14 55 (6.44%) Vue.js
15 52 (6.09%) JSON
16 47 (5.50%) CSS3
16 47 (5.50%) RESTful
16 47 (5.50%) XML
17 45 (5.27%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.72%) Fintech
2 77 (9.02%) User Experience
3 55 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (5.04%) Mobile App
5 37 (4.33%) Data Centre
6 32 (3.75%) PKI
7 30 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
8 15 (1.76%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (1.52%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.29%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (1.05%) Reinsurance
13 8 (0.94%) PlayStation
13 8 (0.94%) Xbox
14 7 (0.82%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.82%) Derivative
14 7 (0.82%) Public Cloud
14 7 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 63 (7.38%) Linux
2 62 (7.26%) Windows
3 40 (4.68%) Windows Server
4 32 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (1.87%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.76%) Android
6 15 (1.76%) Windows 10
7 10 (1.17%) CoreOS
8 6 (0.70%) Unix
9 3 (0.35%) VMS
10 2 (0.23%) CentOS
10 2 (0.23%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 794 (92.97%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (23.89%) Kanban
3 200 (23.42%) TDD
4 190 (22.25%) DevOps
5 128 (14.99%) SDLC
6 108 (12.65%) Test Automation
7 106 (12.41%) MVC
7 106 (12.41%) Project Management
8 105 (12.30%) BDD
9 101 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
10 98 (11.48%) E-Commerce
11 90 (10.54%) Software Engineering
12 89 (10.42%) Analytics
13 80 (9.37%) User Stories
14 78 (9.13%) Continuous Improvement
14 78 (9.13%) Microservices
15 73 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
15 73 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
16 70 (8.20%) Waterfall
17 68 (7.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 264 (30.91%) JavaScript
2 252 (29.51%) C#
3 220 (25.76%) SQL
4 209 (24.47%) Java
5 87 (10.19%) Python
6 72 (8.43%) T-SQL
7 69 (8.08%) PowerShell
8 47 (5.50%) Ruby
9 43 (5.04%) Java 8
10 38 (4.45%) TypeScript
11 29 (3.40%) Bash Shell
11 29 (3.40%) PHP
12 21 (2.46%) Scala
13 18 (2.11%) Go
13 18 (2.11%) VBA
14 17 (1.99%) C++
15 15 (1.76%) Groovy
16 13 (1.52%) C
17 10 (1.17%) Perl
17 10 (1.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (8.55%) Degree
2 23 (2.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.41%) ISTQB
7 10 (1.17%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.94%) PMP
9 7 (0.82%) ISEB
10 6 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.47%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.47%) MCSA
11 4 (0.47%) MCSE
11 4 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.35%) CBAP
13 1 (0.12%) APMG
13 1 (0.12%) APMP
13 1 (0.12%) IIBA
13 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (9.48%) QA
2 9 (1.05%) MiFID
3 5 (0.59%) GDPR
4 3 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.35%) FINREP
4 3 (0.35%) PMO
4 3 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) PSD2
5 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 111 (13.00%) Docker
2 49 (5.74%) Active Directory
3 36 (4.22%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.17%) iptables
5 7 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.23%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.12%) ACF2
8 1 (0.12%) LXC
8 1 (0.12%) RACF
Systems Management
1 79 (9.25%) Opscode Chef
2 66 (7.73%) Ansible
3 58 (6.79%) Kubernetes
4 53 (6.21%) Puppet
5 31 (3.63%) SCCM
5 31 (3.63%) SCOM
6 29 (3.40%) Salt
7 26 (3.04%) Terraform
8 15 (1.76%) HAProxy
9 8 (0.94%) Nagios
10 7 (0.82%) Prometheus
11 5 (0.59%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.35%) Tivoli
14 2 (0.23%) Grafana
15 1 (0.12%) HP ALM
15 1 (0.12%) NetBackup
15 1 (0.12%) Rancher
15 1 (0.12%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 148 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 53 (6.21%) Google
3 43 (5.04%) Oracle
4 25 (2.93%) VMware
5 21 (2.46%) Tableau
6 18 (2.11%) Adobe
7 13 (1.52%) Talend
8 12 (1.41%) Atlassian
9 11 (1.29%) TIBCO
10 10 (1.17%) F5
11 9 (1.05%) Zend
12 8 (0.94%) SAP
12 8 (0.94%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.59%) Cognos
14 5 (0.59%) PagerDuty
15 4 (0.47%) AppDynamics
15 4 (0.47%) IBM
15 4 (0.47%) SaltStack